William Griffith
6-Mar-1797, SC

WILLIAM GRIFFITH, born 6-Mar-1797 in Edgefield District, SC;
son of Joseph GRIFFITH born 1757 & Mary Anne BOULWARE born 1763;
died 1880 in Coleman, Edgefield County, SC.

Married 25-Jun-1820 in Edgefield District, SC to Mary Wills "Polly" ABNEY;
born 27-Feb-1805 in Edgefield District, SC;
daughter of Jonathan B. ABNEY born 1776 & Martha WILLS born 1785;
died 15-May-1855 in Edgefield District, SC.

Children of William & Polly:

  1. Mary Ann Griffith, born 31-Aug-1821;
  2. John A. Griffith, born 1822; married to Elizabeth BLADEN, 2 children; died c1859.
  3. William Griffith, born __;
  4. Joseph "Joe" Griffith, born __;
  5. Anna Griffith, born 1832; married 19-May-1849 to George H. ABNEY; died 1910 in Fulton, Itlawamba County, MS.

Listed in U.S. Census of 1880 for Coleman, Edgefield County, SC:

Craff Griffith, blacksmith age 43 of SC, parents born in SC; William Griffith, age 80 of SC, widower, parents born in SC;


This page updated on 27 May 2003.