Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Griffiths - James Alfred

James GRIFFITHSAge: 69 years18531922

Name
James GRIFFITHS
Given names
James
Surname
GRIFFITHS
Also known as
James GRIFFIS
Birth July 1, 1853 37 31

Citation details: 19 January 2011
Text:

In part:

"James Griffiths, convicted for stealing,7 yrs transport.abt 1840. Native of london.

James Griffiths b.1822,married Sarah McGilvray 12 Dec 1844 Scots Church Paterson.Witness:Alexander McGilvray & Neil Gillies. James and Sarah had Issue: John M. Hannah Tattersall 1867 Elizabeth Sarah James Alfred m Louisa Tattersall Alexander m Elizabeth J Northam 1872 James A Mary Margaret b1857 d.1858"

Publication: Family history records held and maintained by Lyn Jobson
Citation details: V1853506 52/1853 GRIFFITHS JAMES JAMES SARAH
Text:

There is also this reference:

V18531346 70/1853 GRIPPIS JAMES JAMES SARAH

Baptism August 7, 1853 (Age 37 days)
Religion: Presbyterian
Birth of a sisterMary GRIFFITHS
June 14, 1855 (Age 23 months)
Publication: Family history records held and maintained by Lyn Jobson
Baptism Certificate - Griffiths - Mary
Baptism Certificate - Griffiths - Mary

Note: Image kindly provided by Lyn Jobson on 24 February 2013.

Occupation
Dairy farmer

Death Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James

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Baptism of a sisterMary GRIFFITHS
August 19, 1855 (Age 2 years)
Address: Residence of parents
Baptism Certificate - Griffiths - Mary
Baptism Certificate - Griffiths - Mary

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Birth of a sisterMargaret GRIFFITHS
May 6, 1857 (Age 3 years)
Address: Tilimby
Citation details: 19 January 2011
Text:

In part:

"James Griffiths, convicted for stealing,7 yrs transport.abt 1840. Native of london.

James Griffiths b.1822,married Sarah McGilvray 12 Dec 1844 Scots Church Paterson.Witness:Alexander McGilvray & Neil Gillies. James and Sarah had Issue: John M. Hannah Tattersall 1867 Elizabeth Sarah James Alfred m Louisa Tattersall Alexander m Elizabeth J Northam 1872 James A Mary Margaret b1857 d.1858"

Birth Certificate - Griffiths - Margaret
Birth Certificate - Griffiths - Margaret

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Death of a sisterMargaret GRIFFITHS
December 25, 1858 (Age 5 years)
Address: Paterson River
Cause: Drowned
Citation details: 19 January 2011
Text:

In part:

"25 Dec 1858. James, wife Sarah and Baby Margaret were drowned in the Paterson River. *Neil Gillies and Henry Tattersall made failed attempt to save them,these two men recovered the bodies. (Tattersall is writers direct x/s grandfather.) The coroner commended Tattersall for his bravery. Alex.McGilvray was witness to Sarah/s burial. Henry Tattersall was the informant on Sarah.s d/c. *Note on H Tatt, He and his wife Rhoda took John and James in and raised them,I have photos of these two in later years These two boys later changed their surname to GRIFFIS."

Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 1 January 1859, page 3.
Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret
Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret

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Death of a fatherJames GRIFFITHS
December 25, 1858 (Age 5 years) Age: 34 years
Address: Paterson River
Cause: Drowned
Citation details: 19 January 2011
Text:

In part:

"25 Dec 1858. James, wife Sarah and Baby Margaret were drowned in the Paterson River. *Neil Gillies and Henry Tattersall made failed attempt to save them,these two men recovered the bodies. (Tattersall is writers direct x/s grandfather.) The coroner commended Tattersall for his bravery. Alex.McGilvray was witness to Sarah/s burial. Henry Tattersall was the informant on Sarah.s d/c."

Citation details: 4962/1858 GRIFFITHS JAMES AGE 36 YEARS DIED PATERSON PATERSON
Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 1 January 1859, page 3
Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret
Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret

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Note: There is a disparity between the age at death of this James and the age at the time James was convicted and transported to Australia. There is some doubt whether this is the same James.

Tillimby - Griffiths - James and family
Tillimby - Griffiths - James and family

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Death of a motherSarah “Sally” McGILVRAY
December 25, 1858 (Age 5 years)
Address: Paterson River
Cause: Drowned
Citation details: 19 January 2011
Text:

In part:

"25 Dec 1858. James, wife Sarah and Baby Margaret were drowned in the Paterson River. *Neil Gillies and Henry Tattersall made failed attempt to save them,these two men recovered the bodies. (Tattersall is writers direct x/s grandfather.) The coroner commended Tattersall for his bravery. Alex.McGilvray was witness to Sarah/s burial. Henry Tattersall was the informant on Sarah.s d/c."

Publication: Newspaper NSW : 1843 - 1893
Citation details: 1 January 1859, page 3.
Death Certificate - Griffiths - Sarah
Death Certificate - Griffiths - Sarah

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Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret
Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret

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Burial of a motherSarah “Sally” McGILVRAY
December 27, 1858 (Age 5 years)
Death Certificate - Griffiths - Sarah
Death Certificate - Griffiths - Sarah

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Citation details: 2 March 2013
Saint Paul's Church of England, Paterson.
Saint Paul's Church of England, Paterson.

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Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret
Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret

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Burial of a fatherJames GRIFFITHS
before January 15, 1859 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: 2 March 2013
Saint Paul's Church of England, Paterson.
Saint Paul's Church of England, Paterson.

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Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret
Memorial Plaque - Griffiths - James, Sarah and Margaret

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Death of a sisterSarah GRIFFITHS
1866 (Age 12 years)
Publication: Family history records held and maintained by Lyn Jobson
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4710/1866 GRIFFIS SARAH JAMES SARAH MANNING RIVER
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlexander “Sandy” McGILVRAY
April 15, 1867 (Age 13 years)
Address: Rose Field
Citation details: 5632/1867 MCGIBRAY ALEXANDER DONALD MARY MANNING RIVER
MarriageJohn GRIFFITHSHanna Lilly “Annie” TATTERSALLView this family
November 11, 1867 (Age 14 years)
Marriage of a siblingJohn GRIFFITHSHanna Lilly “Annie” TATTERSALLView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 11, 1867 (Age 14 years)
Address: St. Mary's Church of England
Citation details: 2787/1867 GRIFFITHS JOHN TATTERSALL ANNA LILLY PATERSON
Text:

John + Hannah Lilly were married at St. Marys Church of England Allyn River - District of Paterson. Witnesses: James Tattersall & Louisa Tattersall Minister: F W Addams from marriage transcription by Marilyn Rowan

Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 19 January 2011
Text:

In part:

"James Griffiths, convicted for stealing,7 yrs transport.abt 1840. Native of london.

James Griffiths b.1822,married Sarah McGilvray 12 Dec 1844 Scots Church Paterson.Witness:Alexander McGilvray & Neil Gillies. James and Sarah had Issue: John M. Hannah Tattersall 1867 Elizabeth Sarah James Alfred m Louisa Tattersall Alexander m Elizabeth J Northam 1872 James A Mary Margaret b1857 d.1858"

Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - John and Tattersall - Anna Lilly
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - John and Tattersall - Anna Lilly

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Birth Certificate - Griffis - Dugal
Birth Certificate - Griffis - Dugal

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Marriage of a siblingJohn COOTEElizabeth GRIFFITHSView this family
Type: Religious marriage
June 11, 1868 (Age 14 years)
Address: Morpeth Church of England
Citation details: 2708/1868 COOTE JOHN GRIFFITHS ELIZABETH MORPETH
Publication: Family history records held and maintained by Lyn Jobson
Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah CAMERON
about 1870 (Age 16 years)
Citation details: 1870 C533 Sarah McGilvray Duncan Cameron Sarah McGregor
Birth of a son
#1
Henry TATTERSALL
September 15, 1871 (Age 18 years)
Citation details: 16465/1871 TATTERSALL HENRY LOUISA PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Family history records held and maintained by Lyn Jobson
Religious marriageLouisa TATTERSALLView this family
February 21, 1872 (Age 18 years)
Address: St. John's Church of England
Citation details: 2592/1872 GRIFFITHS JAMES TATTERSALL LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa

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Marriage of a siblingAlexander GRIFFITHSElizabeth Jane NORTHAMView this family
May 20, 1872 (Age 18 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Residence 1872 (Age 18 years)
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa

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Birth of a daughter
#2
Sarah GRIFFIS
about 1873 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: 13335/1873 GRIFFIS SARAH JAMES LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Birth of a son
#3
James GRIFFIS
June 25, 1874 (Age 20 years)
Citation details: 6603/1874 GRIFFITH JAMES JAMES LOUISA ARMIDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a son
#4
John GRIFFIS
about 1875 (Age 21 years)
Citation details: 6918/1875 GRIFFIS JOHN JAMES LOUISA ARMIDALE
Birth of a daughter
#5
Rhoda GRIFFIS
about 1877 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: 7557/1877 GRIFFIS RHODA JAMES LOUISA ARMIDALE
Birth of a daughter
#6
Louisa Mary GRIFFIS
about 1879 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 21882/1879 GRIFFIS LOUISA MARY JAMES LOUISA PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a daughter
#7
Elizabeth GRIFFIS
about 1880 (Age 26 years)
Citation details: 22955/1880 GRIFFIS ELIZABETH JAMES LOUISA PORT STEPHENS
Birth of a son
#8
Thomas GRIFFIS
about 1882 (Age 28 years)
Citation details: 18301/1882 GRIFFIS THOMAS JAMES LOUISA WINGHAM
Birth of a son
#9
Robert GRIFFIS
about 1883 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 19977/1883 GRIFFIS ROBERT JAMES LOUISA WINGHAM
Birth of a son
#10
Hugh Alexander GRIFFIS
about 1885 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 22402/1885 GRIFFIS HUGH JAMES LOUISA TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#11
Annie Siley GRIFFIS
about 1888 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 24183/1888 GRIFFIS ANNIE L JAMES LOUISA TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#12
Margaret Florence GRIFFIS
about 1889 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: 23170/1889 GRIFFIS MARGARET F JAMES LOUISA TAREE
Birth of a daughter
#13
Janet Maud GRIFFIS
about 1895 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 17091/1895 GRIFFIS JANET M JAMES LOUISA STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#1
James WEEKES
about 1895 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: WEEKES JAMES 36934/1895 HENRY SARAH STROUD
Marriage of a childHenry William WEEKESSarah GRIFFISView this family
about 1895 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: 1802/1895 WEEKES HENRY GRIFFIS SARAH STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Gladys Elvina WEEKES
about 1897 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 35639/1897 WEEKES GLADYS E HENRY SARAH STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#3
Henry Oswald TOMS
about 1899 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 7328/1899 TOMS HENRY O CHARLOTTE F STROUD
Marriage of a childHenry TATTERSALLCharlotte Frances TOMSView this family
about 1900 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 4783/1900 GRIFFIS HENRY TOMS CHARLOTTE F TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Ethel Jane Caroline GRIFFIS
about 1901 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 17029/1901 GRIFFIS ETHEL J C HENRY CHARLOTTE F STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#5
John James GRIFFIS
about 1903 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 25392/1903 GRIFFIS JOHN J HENRY CHARLOTTE F STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#6
Stewart Clyde TOMS
about 1903 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 34758/1903 TOMS STEWART C SAMUEL W ELIZABETH TAREE
Marriage of a childJames GRIFFISMartha TAGGView this family
November 11, 1903 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 8316/1903 GRIFFIS JAMES TAGG MARTHA COPELAND
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a childJohn GRIFFISMary TAGGView this family
about 1903 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 7181/1903 GRIFFIS JOHN TAGG MARY WINGHAM
Marriage of a childSamuel William TOMSElizabeth GRIFFISView this family
about 1903 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 991/1903 TOMS SAMUEL W GRIFFIS ELIZABETH COPELAND
Birth of a grandson
#7
Allan GRIFFIS
April 1, 1904 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 17040/1904 GRIFFIS ALLAN JAMES MARTHA TAREE
Griffis - Allan and Daphne
Griffis - Allan and Daphne

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Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Emily Ivy GRIFFIS
about 1904 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: 37055/1904 GRIFFIS EMILY I JOHN MARY STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#9
Hugh Stephen “Steve” GRIFFIS
about 1905 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 37973/1905 GRIFFIS HUGH S HENRY CHARLOTTE STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#10
George Clenton GRIFFIS
December 27, 1905 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 8061/1906 GRIFFIS GEORGE C JAMES MARTHA STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Mary A GRIFFIS
November 20, 1906 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 8002/1907 GRIFFIS MARY A JOHN MARY STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Batchelor - Mary A
Batchelor - Mary A

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Birth of a grandson
#12
Alfred Frederick GRIFFIS
about 1907 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 29428/1907 GRIFFIS ALFRED F HENRY CHARLOTTE F STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#13
James Austin TOMS
about 1907 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 40664/1907 TOMS JAMES O SAMUEL W ELIZABETH TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#14
George Henry Alfred GRIFFIS
about 1908 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 40845/1908 GRIFFIS GEORGE H A JOHN MARY STROUD
Marriage of a childHenry TAGGRhoda GRIFFISView this family
about 1908 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: 6033/1908 TAGG HENRY GRIFFIS RHODA STROUD
Marriage of a childSamuel MARTINAnnie Siley GRIFFISView this family
about 1908 (Age 54 years)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 495
Death of a daughterLouisa Mary GRIFFIS
about 1908 (Age 54 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 15520/1908 GRIFFIS LOUISA M JAMES LOUISA STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#15
Samuel S GRIFFIS
about 1909 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 30531/1909 GRIFFIS SAMUEL S HENRY CHARLOTTE F STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#16
Albert James GRIFFIS
about 1909 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 41939/1909 GRIFFIS ALBERT J JAMES MARTHA STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#17
Lillian Margaret TAGG
about 1909 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 30709/1909 TAGG LILLIAN M HENRY RHODA TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#18
Wintus Raymon TOMS
about 1909 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: 41954/1909 TOMS WINTUS R SAMUEL W ELIZABETH STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#19
Ernest Harold Keith MARTIN
April 16, 1909 (Age 55 years)
Martin - Ernest Harold Keith and Pearl Adell
Martin - Ernest Harold Keith and Pearl Adell

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Citation details: 19543/1909 MARTIN ERNEST H K SAMUEL ANNIE S TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#20
Cecil GRIFFIS
October 12, 1911 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 45900/1911 GRIFFIS CECIL JAMES MARTHA STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#21
Sylvia Rose GRIFFIS
October 12, 1911 (Age 58 years)
Twin Brother: Cecil GRIFFIStwin brother
Citation details: 45901/1911 GRIFFIS SYLVIA R JAMES MARTHA STROUD
Birth of a granddaughter
#22
Maggie I GRIFFIS
about 1911 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 9519/1911 GRIFFIS MAGGIE I JOHN MARY STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#23
Frederick J MARTIN
about 1911 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: 9758/1911 MARTIN FREDERICK J SAMUEL ANNIE S TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#24
Robert Mervyn Lester GRIFFIS
about 1912 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 22121/1912 GRIFFIS ROBERT M HENRY CHARLOTTE F STROUD
Birth of a grandson
#25
Victor Mervyn MARTIN
about 1912 (Age 58 years)
Citation details: 50034/1912 MARTIN VICTOR M SAMUEL ANNIE S TAREE
Birth of a granddaughter
#26
Olive GRIFFIS
about 1913 (Age 59 years)
Citation details: 11314/1913 GRIFFIS OLIVE JOHN MARY STROUD
Marriage of a grandchildAlexander Hughenden ATKINSGladys Elvina WEEKESView this family
August 5, 1914 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 12579/1914 ATKINS ALEXANDER H WEEKES GLADYS E TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1108
Birth of a grandchild
#27
Francis J GRIFFIS
about 1915 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 9212/1915 GRIFFIS FRANCIS J JOHN MARY STROUD
Marriage of a childJoseph LYNCHJanet Maud GRIFFISView this family
about 1915 (Age 61 years)
Citation details: 2895/1915 LYNCH JOSEPH GRIFFIS JANET M STROUD
Death of a sonRobert GRIFFIS
about 1916 (Age 62 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 13179/1916 GRIFFIS ROBERT JAMES LOUISA TAREE
Birth of a grandson
#28
Lloyd Robert LYNCH
calculated 1917 (Age 63 years)

Text:

LYNCH Lloyd Robert Death notice 08OCT2011 Death 94 late of Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Sydney Morning Herald 13OCT2011

Note: The Ryerson Index entry includes the information that Lloyd was 94 years of age at the time of his death in 2011.
Marriage of a grandchildClarence Horace WESTEthel Jane Caroline GRIFFISView this family
about 1918 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 8109/1918 WEST CLARENCE H GRIFFIS ETHEL J C STROUD
Marriage of a childFrederick TOMSSarah GRIFFISView this family
about 1918 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 13107/1918 TOMS FREDERICK WEEKES SARAH TAREE
Death of a brotherJohn GRIFFITHS
July 28, 1921 (Age 68 years)
Informant: Dugal GRIFFISson
Cause: Senile debility and later bronchitis
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 14712/1921 GRIFFIS JOHN JAMES SARAH STROUD
Griffis - Annie Siley and John
Griffis - Annie Siley and John

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Death Certificate - Griffis - John
Death Certificate - Griffis - John

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Burial of a brotherJohn GRIFFITHS
July 29, 1921 (Age 68 years)
Address: Anglican portion
Death Certificate - Griffis - John
Death Certificate - Griffis - John

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Griffis - Annie Siley and John
Griffis - Annie Siley and John

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Death July 12, 1922 (Age 69 years)
Address: Waterloo
Cause of death: Natural causes; probably heart failure
Citation details: 14213/1922 GRIFFITHS JAMES JAMES SARAH GLOUCESTER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Griffis - James and Louisa
Griffis - James and Louisa

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Death Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James

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Inquest July 13, 1922 (1 day after death)
Address: Waterloo
Death Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James

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Note: Mr. Geo B. Morris, the Coroner, determined the cause of death to be natural causes probably heart failure.
Burial July 14, 1922 (2 days after death)
Address: Methodist portion (Australian Cemeteries Index) Presbyterian (Death Certificate)
Death Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James

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Griffis - James and Louisa
Griffis - James and Louisa

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 12, 1844Paterson, New South Wales, Australia
-11 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
Sarah GRIFFITHS
Birth: March 27, 1847 31 25New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1866Manning River District (Taree), New South Wales, Australia
15 months
elder brother
James GRIFFITHS
Birth: June 15, 1848 32 26New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 8, 1851Upper Paterson, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
23 months
younger sister
23 months
younger sister
Margaret GRIFFITHS
Birth: May 6, 1857 41 35Paterson River, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 25, 1858Paterson, New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with William MISSINGHAM - View this family
step-father
mother
half-brother
Family with Louisa TATTERSALL - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 21, 1872Taree, New South Wales, Australia
-5 months
son
2 years
daughter
18 months
son
18 months
son
3 years
daughter
Rhoda GRIFFIS
Birth: about 1877 23 22Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 15, 1963Taree, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
Louisa Mary GRIFFIS
Birth: about 1879 25 24Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1908Stroud, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
3 years
son
Thomas GRIFFIS
Birth: about 1882 28 27Wingham, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1946Taree, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Robert GRIFFIS
Birth: about 1883 29 28Wingham, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1916Taree, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
Hugh Alexander GRIFFIS
Birth: about 1885 31 30Taree, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1951Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Margaret Florence GRIFFIS
Birth: about 1889 35 34Taree, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1954Bondi, New South Wales, Australia
7 years
daughter
… … + Louisa TATTERSALL - View this family
wife
son

BirthEmails - Michael Bruin
Citation details: 19 January 2011
Text:

In part:

"James Griffiths, convicted for stealing,7 yrs transport.abt 1840. Native of london.

James Griffiths b.1822,married Sarah McGilvray 12 Dec 1844 Scots Church Paterson.Witness:Alexander McGilvray & Neil Gillies. James and Sarah had Issue: John M. Hannah Tattersall 1867 Elizabeth Sarah James Alfred m Louisa Tattersall Alexander m Elizabeth J Northam 1872 James A Mary Margaret b1857 d.1858"

BirthGriffis Family History
Publication: Family history records held and maintained by Lyn Jobson
BirthG - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: V1853506 52/1853 GRIFFITHS JAMES JAMES SARAH
Text:

There is also this reference:

V18531346 70/1853 GRIPPIS JAMES JAMES SARAH

BirthBaptism Certificate - Griffiths - James - 1853
BaptismBaptism Certificate - Griffiths - James - 1853
MarriageG - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 2592/1872 GRIFFITHS JAMES TATTERSALL LOUISA MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageMarriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa

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OccupationDeath Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James

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ResidenceMarriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa
Marriage Certificate - Griffiths - James Alfred and Tattersall - Louisa

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DeathG - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 14213/1922 GRIFFITHS JAMES JAMES SARAH GLOUCESTER
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathHeadstone - Griffis - James and Louisa
Griffis - James and Louisa
Griffis - James and Louisa

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DeathDeath Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James

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InquestDeath Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James

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BurialWeb Site - Australian Cemeteries Index
BurialDeath Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James
Death Certificate - Griffis - James

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