Marjorie Katherine Griffith

6 July 1944–11 May 2010 (Age 65)
Lewistown, Fergus, Montana, United States

The Life of Marjorie Katherine

When Marjorie Katherine Griffith was born on 6 July 1944, in Lewistown, Fergus, Montana, United States, her father, William Joseph Griffith, was 30 and her mother, Mildred Francis "Millie" Martinec, was 24. She married Eugene Ronald Kranitz on 21 July 1973, in Cascade, Montana, United States. She died on 11 May 2010, in Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States, at the age of 65.

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Eugene Ronald Kranitz
Marjorie Katherine Griffith
Marriage: 21 July 1973

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21 July 1973
Cascade, Montana, United States

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World Events (8)

1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 1

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.
1950 · Great Falls dethrones Butte as biggest city

Age 6

In 1950, Great Falls, Montana replaced Butte, Montana as the largest city
1962 · The Cuban Missile Crisis

Age 18

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a 13-day confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union because of Soviet ballistic missile deployment in Cuba. This confrontation was the closest that the Cold War became a nuclear war.

Name Meaning

Welsh: from the Old Welsh personal name Gruffudd, Old Welsh Grip(p)iud, composed of the elements grip, of uncertain significance, + iud ‘chief’, ‘lord’.

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

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  • Marjorie Katherine Kranitz, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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