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Mary Griffin (Webber)

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Cornwall, England
Death: June 17, 1897 (63-71)
Johannesburg, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Richard Webber and Mary Webber
Wife of James Griffin
Mother of William James Griffin
Sister of James Webber

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Immediate Family

About Mary Griffin

Mary Griffin (née Webber) is buried at Braamfontein Cemetery in Johannesburg. She was from Kea, Cornwall. Mary was 33 years old when she married the widower, James Griffin on the 5th November 1863. They moved to South Africa. Mary died on the 17th June 1897 in Johannesburg. Her brother, James was on the Titanic on his way back to his home in San Francisco, to the USA. He was 62 years old and did not survive. In 1914 a Mr J Griffin of Kenwyn Cottage in Port Elizabeth purchased the private rights to Mary's grave and a stone was erected commemorating Mary and James. James' estate was left to Harriet Julian, wife of Edmund Julian.

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Mary Griffin's Timeline

Cornwall, England
May 22, 1867
Age 37
Cornwall, England
June 17, 1897
Age 67
Johannesburg, South Africa