John Thomas Griffin

Male, #11555, (11 May 1876 - 23 Jun 1922)
Father*William Henry Griffin (20 Oct 1847 - 21 Feb 1924)
Mother*Clarissa Eugenia Culpepper (13 Apr 1848 - 29 Nov 1947)
Birth*11 May 1876 John was born at Good Hope (near Lineville), Clay Co., Alabama, on 11 May 1876. 
Employment* John's occupation: farmer. 
Census*1880 He listed as son(s) in the census report at Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama, in 1880. 
Census1900 He was listed as a resident in the census report at Clay Co., Alabama, in 1900. 
Marriage*15 Jan 1908 He married LeEmma Bartlett at Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama, on 15 Jan 1908 at age 31. 
Birth of Son1 Dec 1909 His son Infant Son Griffin was born on 1 Dec 1909. 
Death of Son23 Dec 1909 His son Infant Son Griffin died on 23 Dec 1909. 
Birth of Son10 Oct 1910 His son Thomas Daniel Griffin was born on 10 Oct 1910 at Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama
Death of Son5 Jun 1912 His son Thomas Daniel Griffin died on 5 Jun 1912 at Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama
Birth of Son4 Sep 1914 His son Merrol A. Griffin was born on 4 Sep 1914 at Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama
Birth of Son10 Apr 1918 His son Emyl Gene Griffin was born on 10 Apr 1918 at Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama
Death*23 Jun 1922 He died at Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama, on 23 Jun 1922 at age 46. 
Burial* His body was interred at Old Lineville City Cemetery, Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama.1 
Biography* According to an entry for his brother, James O. Griffin, on p. 253 of Vol. 2 of the 1927 edition of the History of Alabama and Her People published by the American Historical Society, Inc., J. Thomas "died at Lineville of typhoid fever in June 1922...." 

Family

LeEmma Bartlett (28 Feb 1879 - 22 Oct 1965)
Marriage*15 Jan 1908 He married LeEmma Bartlett at Lineville, Clay Co., Alabama, on 15 Jan 1908 at age 31. 
Children
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
John Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited15 Feb 2009

Citations

  1. Clay County Alabama Historical Society, Cemeteries of Clay County, Alabama, La Grange, GA: Family Tree, 1987.
    p 217.