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  • Alice Griggs (1603 - 1663)
    Alice Sibtharpe Birth: ABT 1592/1593 in England (probably in County Buckinghamshire) 1 Death: 19 Jul 1662 in Boston, Suffolk County, MA 2 Father: ___?___ SIBTHARPE Mother: Elizabeth GOODWIN ...
  • Ann Latimer (bef.1630 - 1693)
    Ann Griggs was a widow prior to marrying Robert Latimer. She had been married to Matthew Jones. Capt. Robert Latimer and Ann were married Sept. 1, 1662 in Charlestown, Mass. They had two children, El...
  • Anna Pond (1775 - 1799)
  • Bertha Chambers (1879 - 1959)
    Name: Mrs Bertha Chambers (née Griggs) Born: Friday 10th October 1879 Age: 32 years Married to Norman Campbell Chambers. Last Residence: in New York City New York United States 1st Class ...
  • Colonel Chauncy Wright Griggs (USA) (1837 - 1910)
    He rose to the rank of Colonel during the Civil War. He was offered the rank of General but had to resign because of illness. On July 13, 1862, his group surrendered at Murfreesboro, Tennessee. All...

About the Griggs surname

Griggs name came from Crowland England John Griggs and Mary Griggs (Arch) were the parents of Samuel Griggs who came to Australia around 1850 . Samuel married Julia White/Whyte from Galway Ireland they had four children John, Mary Jane, Annie and Samuel Griggs. Samuel senior,Julia and there two adult children Mary Jane and Samuel came over to the West in 1900, Julia died 9days after they arrived Sam senior died in 1916. Samuel jr married Anne Baker they had 13 children the youngest was William Andrew Griggs born 1933 died 2014, who was my father