Seymour Harry GRIFFITHS

Male 1879 - 1922


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  • Born  21 Jun 1879  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Census  03 Jun 1880  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census  16 Feb 1892  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census  15 Jun 1900  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census  01 Jun 1905  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census  15 Apr 1910  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census  10 Jan 1920  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Jeweler
    Died  16 Apr 1922  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Buried  19 Apr 1922  Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 11
    Notes 
    • Seymour Griffiths was born at 148 21st Street, Brooklyn, NY. He died of pulmonary edema due to a perforated gastric ulcer on April 16, 1922. He is buried in the same plot (Section 135, Lot 27263, Grave 677) as Adam Frank. He does not have a marker.
      [S. Griffiths June 2004]

      Obituary:
      SEYMOUR H. GRIFFITHS. A manufacturer of jewelry, died suddenly yesterday at his home, 720 Avenue C West. He is survived by a widow, Clara, and two sons, Seymour and Robert. He was a member of Kensington Council No. 126, Jr. O.U.A.M., which will conductfraternal services tomorrow at 8 p.m.Dr. Hughs will conduct religious services Wednesday at 10 a.m. Interment at Greenwood Cemetery under direction of Shufeit & Strobel, 384 Van Brunt Street.
      [The Brooklyn Standard Union (NY) - April 17, 1922 - Page 9, Column 3]
    Person ID  I5  Our Ancestors
    Last Modified  3 Sep 2016 

    Father  Alfred Walter John GRIFFITHS,   b. 19 Mar 1839, Bath,Bath and North East Somerset,,England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1895, Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Adeline Matilda YOUNG,   b. 08 Jan 1851, Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1913, Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  01 Nov 1876  Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F4338  Group Sheet

    Family  Clara Mabel SCHULZ,   b. 02 Mar 1887, New York,,,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1930, Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  17 Jun 1908  Trinity Church,Manhattan Borough,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. Seymour Schulz GRIFFITHS,   b. 12 Aug 1910, Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1981, Somerville,Somerset County,New Jersey,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Robert Charles GRIFFITHS,   b. 07 Sep 1917, Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Mar 2010, Columbus,Franklin County,Ohio,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  3 Sep 2016 
    Family ID  F2  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Jun 1879 - Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 03 Jun 1880 - Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 16 Feb 1892 - Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Jun 1900 - Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 01 Jun 1905 - Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Jun 1908 - Trinity Church,Manhattan Borough,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Apr 1910 - Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Jan 1920 - Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - - Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Apr 1922 - Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 19 Apr 1922 - Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn,Kings County,New York,USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    GRIFFITHS, Clara & Seymour
    GRIFFITHS, Clara & Seymour
    Clara & Seymour Griffiths
    ca. 1908
    GRIFFITHS, Seymour & Clara
    GRIFFITHS, Seymour & Clara
    Seymour & Clara Griffiths
    Child unknown
    ca. 1910

  • Sources 
    1. [S135] Birth Certificate, (New York City Vital Records at the Municipal Archives, New York City, NY), Certificate # 4785 (1879).

    2. [S11] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Digital images. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, Provo, UT, 2005, (www.ancestry.com)), Registration Location: Brooklyn, Kings, NY (September 12, 1918).

    3. [S18] 1880 U.S. census, population schedule, (Digital images. 1880 U.S. census, population schedule, Ancestry.com Operations Inc Provo, UT, 2005, (www.ancestry.com)), Brooklyn, Kings, NY, ED 65, p. 12 (penned), B (stamped), dwelling 62 family 127, Alfed Griffeth. Image 12/34..

    4. [S62] 1892 New York State census, population schedule, (Digital images. 1892 New York State census, population schedule, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, (http://pilot.familysearch.org)), Brooklyn, King, New York, ED 22, p. 2 (penned), dwelling --, family --, Albert Griffiths, Image 3/12..

    5. [S19] 1900 U.S. census, population schedule, (Digital images. 1900 U.S. census, population schedule, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, Provo, UT, 2004, (www.ancestry.com)), Brooklyn, Kings, NY, ED 370, p. 19, (penned), B, (stamped), dwelling 227 family 440, Adaline Griffith. Image 38/40..

    6. [S536] 1905 New York State census, population schedule, (Digital images. 1905 New York State census, population schedule, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, (http://pilot.familysearch.org)), Brooklyn, Kings, New York, ED 19, p. 5 (penned), house # 461, Adelene M Griffith. Image 3/24..

    7. [S29] 1910 U.S. census, population schedule, (Digital images. 1910 U.S. census, population schedule, Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, 2006, (www.ancestry.com)), Brooklyn, Kings NY, ED 118, p. 1, (penned), 55A, (stamped), dwelling 1 family 3, Seymour H Griffiths. Image 2/24..

    8. [S31] 1920 U.S. census, population schedule, (Digital images. 1920 U.S. census, population schedule, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, Provo, UT. 2002, (www.ancestry.com)), Brooklyn, Kings, NY, ED 1359, p. 7, (penned), 135A (stamped), dwelling 115 family 143, Seymour Griffiths. Image 13/25..

    9. [S133] New York City Death Certificate, (New York City Vital Records at the Municipal Archives, New York City, NY), Certificate # 8?66 (1922).

    10. [S145] Obituary, (The New York Times, Brooklyn Library (Central Branch), Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY), April 19, 1922, Page 16.

    11. [S45] Green-Wood Cemetery, (On-Line Database, Green-Wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn, NY, (http://www.green-wood.com/)), On-line Database, Burial search.

    12. [S142] Marriage Certificate, (New York City Vital Records at the Municipal Archives, New York City, NY), Certificate # 12235 (1908).


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