Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

John James “Don” GRIFFISAge: 4318741918

Name
John James “Don” GRIFFIS
Given names
John James
Surname
GRIFFIS
Nickname
Don
Birth June 11, 1874 22 21
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Citation details: 13780/1874 GRIFFIS JOHN JAMES ALEXANDER ELIZABETH JANE MANNING RIVER
Birth of a sisterEdith Emma GRIFFIS
October 12, 1876 (Age 2)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Citation details: 14590/1876 GRIFFIS EDITH EMMA ALEXANDER ELIZABETH JANE MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherWilliam George GRIFFIS
about 1878 (Age 3)
Citation details: 15942/1878 GRIFFIS WILLIAM GEORGE ALEXANDER ELIZABETH JANE MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherAlexander GRIFFIS
November 22, 1879 (Age 5)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Citation details: 17102/1879 GRIFFIS ALEXANDER ALEXANDER ELIZABETH JANE MANNING RIVER
Death of a brotherWilliam George GRIFFIS
about 1879 (Age 4)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 6667/1879 GRIFFIS WILLIAM G ALEXANDER ELIZABETH J MANNING RIVER
Birth of a brotherJames George GRIFFITHS
1881 (Age 6)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Citation details: 17708/1881 GRIFFIS JAMES GEORGE ALEXANDER ELIZABETH JANE WINGHAM
Birth of a sisterEmily Louisa GRIFFIS
July 18, 1883 (Age 9)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Citation details: 19965/1883 GRIFFIS EMILY L ALEXANDER ELIZABETH J WINGHAM
Birth of a sisterBertha Priscilla GRIFFIS
June 6, 1885 (Age 10)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Citation details: 22254/1885 GRIFFIS BERTHA P ALEXANDER ELIZABETH J TAREE
Death of a sisterEmily Louisa GRIFFIS
about 1886 (Age 11)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10366/1886 GRIFFIS EMILY L ALEXANDER ELIZABETH J TAREE
Birth of a sisterNellie Maud GRIFFITHS
about 1887 (Age 12)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Citation details: 23640/1887 GRIFFITHS NELLY M ALEXANDER ELIZABETH I TAREE
Birth of a sisterEmily GRIFFITHS
February 27, 1888 (Age 13)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
Marriage of a siblingJohn Henry TRISLEYMary Jane GRIFFISView this family
June 10, 1892 (Age 17)
Citation details: 7175/1892 TRISLEY JOHN H GRIFFITHS MARY J TAREE
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Andrew HEMMINGWAYEdith Emma GRIFFISView this family
about 1893 (Age 18)
Citation details: 6936/1893 HEMINGWAY WILLIAM A GRIFFITHS EDITH E TAREE
MarriageEllen Martha C McGILVRAYView this family
about 1897 (Age 22)
Citation details: 6383/1897 GRIFFITHS JOHN J MCGILVRAY ELLEN M C TAREE
Birth of a son
#1
Maxwell Clyde GRIFFITHS
about 1897 (Age 22)
Citation details: 35870/1897 GRIFFITHS MAXWELL C JOHN J ELLEN M C TAREE
Death of a maternal grandmotherEliza WEBBER
between 1890 and 1900 (Age 15)

Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 497
Birth of a daughter
#2
Ruth Eileen GRIFFITHS
about 1900 (Age 25)
Citation details: 27834/1900 GRIFFITHS RUTH I JOHN J ELLEN M C WINGHAM
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a son
#3
Eric Roy GRIFFITHS
about 1903 (Age 28)
Citation details: 16507/1903 GRIFFITHS ERIC R JOHN J ELLEN M C TAREE
Marriage of a siblingAlexander GRIFFISEmily Mary COOTEView this family
about 1904 (Age 29)
Citation details: 7776/1904 GRIFFITHS ALEXANDER COOTE EMILY M WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingJames Alexander STEWARTBertha Priscilla GRIFFISView this family
about 1904 (Age 29)
Citation details: 10320/1904 STEWART JAMES A GRIFFITHS BERTHA P WINGHAM
Marriage of a siblingJohn William FAHEYNellie Maud GRIFFITHSView this family
July 6, 1904 (Age 30)
Citation details: 7775/1904 FAHEY JOHN W GRIFFITHS NELLIE M WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 765
Birth of a son
#4
Albert K GRIFFITHS
about 1905 (Age 30)
Citation details: 19133/1905 GRIFFITHS ALBERT K JOHN J ELLEN M C WINGHAM
Birth of a son
#5
Don Kenneth GRIFFITHS
after 1906 (Age 31)

Note: Born after 1906 is an assumption as there is no entry in the NSW Births Index. Probably born after his brother Albert who was born in 1905.
Marriage of a siblingJames George GRIFFITHSMary Rachael BELLView this family
about 1907 (Age 32)
Citation details: 9079/1907 GRIFFITHS JAMES J BELL MARY R WINGHAM
Note: The Pre 1860 Pioneer Register has this marriage occurring on 25 September 1908.
Birth of a daughter
#6
Queenie L GRIFFITHS
January 3, 1908 (Age 33)
Citation details: 31347/1908 GRIFFITHS QUEENIE L JOHN J ELLEN M C WINGHAM
Death February 27, 1918 (Age 43)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2676/1918 GRIFFITHS JOHN J ALEXANDER ELIZABETH J TAREE
Griffiths - John James and Ellen Martha
Griffiths - John James and Ellen Martha

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Burial
Address: Anglican portion.
Cemetery: Marlee General
Griffiths - John James and Ellen Martha
Griffiths - John James and Ellen Martha

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 20, 1872Tinonee, , New South Wales, Australia
6 months
elder sister
19 months
himself
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
William George GRIFFIS
Birth: about 1878 26 25Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1879Manning River District (Taree), , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
younger brother
Alexander GRIFFIS
Birth: November 22, 1879 28 26Killawarra, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 22, 1933Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Emily Louisa GRIFFIS
Birth: July 18, 1883 32 30Killawarra, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1886Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
23 months
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
14 months
younger sister
Family with Ellen Martha C McGILVRAY - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1897Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
1 year
son
Maxwell Clyde GRIFFITHS
Birth: about 1897 22 20Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1957Newtown, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
4 years
son
Eric Roy GRIFFITHS
Birth: about 1903 28 26Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1958Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
2 years
son
2 years
daughter

BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 601
BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 13780/1874 GRIFFIS JOHN JAMES ALEXANDER ELIZABETH JANE MANNING RIVER
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 6383/1897 GRIFFITHS JOHN J MCGILVRAY ELLEN M C TAREE
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 2676/1918 GRIFFITHS JOHN J ALEXANDER ELIZABETH J TAREE
DeathHeadstone - Griffiths - John James and Ellen Martha
Griffiths - John James and Ellen Martha
Griffiths - John James and Ellen Martha

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index