Georgia Vesta Easley

5 July 1880–1964 (Age 83)
Elkhorn, Henry, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Georgia Vesta

When Georgia Vesta Easley was born on 5 July 1880, in Elkhorn, Henry, Tennessee, United States, her father, Warham Adam Easley, was 31 and her mother, Sophronie Crump Smith, was 31. She married Thomas Walter Griffin on 26 December 1899, in Henry, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Henry, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Civil District 10, Henry, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died in 1964, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Walter Griffin
1875–1942
Georgia Vesta Easley
1880–1964
Marriage: 26 December 1899
Lottie Griffin
1902–
Thomas Griffin
1904–
Lela Griffin
1907–
Marion E Griffin
1924–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1899
Henry, Tennessee, United States
children

(4)

    Lottie Griffin

    Female1902–Female

    Thomas Griffin

    Male1904–Male

    Lela Griffin

    Female1907–Female

    Male1924–2011Male

Parents and Siblings

    Warham Adam Easley

    Male1849–1902Male

    Sophronie Crump Smith

    Female1848–1905Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 22

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized form of German Eisele . Compare Isley .2 English: unexplained. This name is quite widespread in Britain.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Vesta Griffin in household of T Walter Griffin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Vester Griffin in household of Thos W Griffin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Georgia V Griffin in household of Thomas W Griffin, "United States Census, 1940"

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