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Eli Griffith

Male 1791 - 1860  (68 years)


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  • Name Eli Griffith 
    Born 22 Aug 1791  Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Apr 1860  Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12043  MyTree
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2014 

    Father Aaron Griffith,   b. Abt 1760, Mecklenburg Co., N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1815, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Mother Jane Boyce,   b. 1769, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1841, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1786  Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6045  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Henderson,   b. 16 Jan 1798, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1860, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married Abt 1821  Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jane Griffith,   b. Abt 1822, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John L. Griffith,   b. Sep 1824, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Samuel Boyce Griffith,   b. 3 Oct 1826, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1905, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Margaret Ann Griffith,   b. 20 Sep 1828, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1897, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     5. Jonathan Wallace Griffith,   b. 12 Sep 1830, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Charles Franklin Griffith,   b. 3 Feb 1836, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1886, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     7. William Darius Griffith,   b. Abt 1838, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874, Mecklenburg Co., N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     8. Robert Isaac Griffith,   b. Abt 1839, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Harriet Matilda Griffith,   b. 14 Mar 1841, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1907, Sharon, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F6046  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 

    • 1820 United States Federal Census
      Name: Eli Grifith
      Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Mecklenburg, North Carolina
      Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 1
      Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 16: 1
      Free White Persons - Over 25: 1
      Total Free White Persons: 3
      Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 3

      1840 United States Federal Census
      Name: Eli Griffith
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Mecklenburg, North Carolina
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 11
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3
      Total Free White Persons: 14
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 14

      1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: Eli Griffith
      Age: 60
      Birth Year: abt 1790
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Home in 1850: Sharon, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 1014
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Eli Griffith 60
      Margt Griffith 53
      Jane Griffith 28
      John Griffith 26
      Samuel Griffith 24
      Margaret Griffith 22
      Jonathan Griffith 20
      William Griffith 16
      Charles Griffith 14
      Isaac Griffith 11
      Harriet Griffith 9
      Hannah Baker 12 (Charles Griffith's future In Law)

      U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885
      Name: Eli Griffith
      Gender: Male
      Marital Status: Married
      Estimated birth year: abt 1792
      Birth Place: North Carolina, USA
      Age: 68
      Death Date: Apr 1860
      Cause of Death: Congestive Chills
      Census Year: 1860
      Census Place: East Division, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
      LINE: 3

      U.S., Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index, 1850-1880
      Surname: Eli Griffith
      Year: 1860
      County: Mecklenburg CO.
      State: NC
      Age: 68
      Gender: M (Male)
      Month of Death: Apr
      State of Birth: NC
      ID#: 293_2296
      Occupation: FARMER
      Cause of Death: CONGESCHILL

      Web: North Carolina, Find A Grave Index, 1716-2012
      Name: Eli Griffith
      Birth Date: 22 Aug 1791
      Age at Death: 68
      Death Date: 30 Apr 1860
      Burial Place: Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA

      1860 United States Federal Census
      Name: Harriet Griffith
      Age in 1860: 19
      Birth Year: abt 1841
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Home in 1860: Eastern Division, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
      Gender: Female
      Post Office: Charlotte
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Jane Griffith 40
      Chas F Griffith 23 (Charles Franklin)
      I G Griffith 21 (Isaac)
      Harriet Griffith 19