John Newton Jr. GRIFFITH

Male 1924 - 1975


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  • Born  31 Mar 1924  Hubbard,Hardin County,Iowa,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Male 
    Census  09 Apr 1930  Rocky Ford,Otero County,Colorado,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census  10 Apr 1940  Pineville,McDonald County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died  16 Nov 1975  Pasco,Franklin County,Washington,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Buried  19 Nov 1975  Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Kennewick,Benton County,Washington,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Notes 
    • Probabily known as "Junior".

      Obituary:
      John N. Griffith, Jr., 51, died Nov. 16 at Richland, Wash.

      Mr. Griffith was born March 31, 1924 at Hubbard, Iowa. He attended school at White Rock and high school at Pineville, moving to Washington in 1946. He served in the US Navy during World War II and the Korean Conflict and received the Purple Heart and Silver Star.

      Surviving are his wife Yoshiko Griffith; three sons, ... ; and two daughters, ... ; his father John N. Sr., Richland; three brothers, ... ; one sister ... ; three uncles, Chester Griffith, Neosho, Alvin Griffith, Jane, and Martin Stout, Pineville and an aunt, Lilly Mersman, Seneca.

      Services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Mueller's Chapel of The Falls, Kennewick, Wash.
      [Neosho Daily News (MO) - November 19, 1975 - Page 12, Column 2]
    Person ID  I83899810  Our Ancestors
    Last Modified  24 Dec 2017 

    Father  John Newton GRIFFITH,   b. 17 Oct 1895, Jane,McDonald County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1979, Richland,Benton County,Washington,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Pearl Vivian STOUT,   b. Abt 1906, ,,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1957, Spokane,Spokane County,Washington,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Jun 1921  Anderson,McDonald County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F71824148  Group Sheet

    Family  Yoshiko UNKNOWN 
    Married  Date/Location Unknown,,, Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID  F82139773  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Mar 1924 - Hubbard,Hardin County,Iowa,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 09 Apr 1930 - Rocky Ford,Otero County,Colorado,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Apr 1940 - Pineville,McDonald County,Missouri,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Nov 1975 - Pasco,Franklin County,Washington,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 19 Nov 1975 - Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Kennewick,Benton County,Washington,USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    GRIFFITH, John N. Jr.
    GRIFFITH, John N. Jr.
    US Navy
    World War II - Korea
    March 31, 1924 -- November 16, 1975

  • Sources 
    1. [S28] Social Security Death Index, (On-line Database, Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, 2009, (www.ancestry.com)), SS#: 487-28-5459, Issued: MO (Before 1951).

    2. [S35099804] Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940, (On-Line Database, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, (www.ancestry.com)), Certificate #: 509218 (1942).

    3. [S1009] 1940 U.S. census, population schedule, (Digital images. 1940 U.S. census, population schedule, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, UT, (2012), (www.ancestry.com)), Rocky Ford, Otero, Colorado, ED 29, p. 2 (penned), B (stamped), dwelling 43, family 54, John Griffith. Image 4,5/17..

    4. [S1009] 1940 U.S. census, population schedule, (Digital images. 1940 U.S. census, population schedule, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, UT, (2012), (www.ancestry.com)), Pineville, McDonald, Missouri, ED 60-16, p. 4 (penned), B (stamped), dwelling 73, John Griffith. Image 8/16..

    5. [S25927894] On-Line Database, Washington, Death Index, 1940-2014, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, (www.ancestry.com), Certificate #: 025124 (1975).

    6. [S1625] Newspaper, (Digital images. Newspapers, (www.newspapers.com)), Neosho Daily News (MO) - November 19, 1975 - Page 12, Column 2.

    7. [S19855096] Desert Lawn Memorial Park, (On-Line Database, Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Kennewick, Benton, WA, Find-a-Grave, (http://www.findagrave.com)), Find-a-Grave Memorial ID: 8707671.


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