Person:William Griffith (55)

m. 19 OCT 1763
  1. William Griffith, Jr.1777 - 1857
  2. Jesse Griffith1779 - 1854
  3. Abner Griffith, Sr.1784 - 1833
  4. Thomas Griffith
  • HWilliam Griffith, Jr.1777 - 1857
  • WSarah Owen1779 - 1852
m. 26 JUN 1799
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3] William Griffith, Jr.
Gender Male
Birth? 15 MAR 1777 Menallen Township, Adams County (previously York County), Pennsylvania
Marriage 26 JUN 1799 Menallen Township, Adams County (previously York County), Pennsylvaniato Sarah Owen
Alt Marriage 26 JUN 1799 Bedford County, Pennsylvaniato Sarah Owen
Death? 21 JUN 1857 Jenner Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Alt Death[2] 29 JUN 1857 Jenner Township Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Burial[2] AFT 29 JUN 1857 Quaker Cemetery Boswell, Somerset County, Pennsylvania


Per Cromwell Oliver "Bud" Weaver at Family TreeMaker Web Site;

William Griffith, born 15 March 1777 in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States; died 29 June 1857 in Jenner Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States; married Sarah Owens 26 June 1799 in Pennsylvania, United States

Notes for William Griffith, Jr.:

MENALLEN MINUTES: 5-22-1799, Requested marriage with Sarah Owen.

MARRIAGE RECORD: 26th of 6th mo 1799: Whereas William Griffith son of William Griffith and Sarah his wife of Bedford Township in the County of Bedford and State of Pennsylvania and Sarah Owen daughter of John Owen and Sarah his wife of Tyrone Township in the County of York and State aforesaid...the twenty sixth day of the sixth month seventeen hundred and Meeting House at Menallen.

People in attendance: Benjamin Wilson, William Wright, Stephen Hendricks, George Wilson, John Wright, Samuel Wright, Benjamin Wright, Jr., Eliza Wright, Mary Owen, Sarah Wilson, Jane Mickle, Sarah Hendricks, Mary Harr, Alice Wright, John Owen, Jesse Griffith, John Wright, Benjamin Wright, John Morton, John Wright Jr., Finly McGrew, Nathan Hendricks, and Nathan Wright.

More About William Griffith, Jr.: Burial: Jenners Township Baptist Cemetery in Somerset County, Pennsylvania

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