Susan Jane Griggs

Susan Jane Griggs

b: 20 Feb 1851
d: 1932
Sol married Susan J. GRIGGS daughter of George E. GRIGGS and Frances WILLS on 21 Apr 1868 in , Henry County, VA. Susan was born on 22 Jun 1854 in , Henry County, VA.

BIRTH: Henry Co., VA Births 1853-1871 page 10, line 23 -- Susan Griggs, dau. of George/Frances
Griggs born 22 Jun 1854 in H Co.

MARRIAGE: to Sol Franklin - 21 Apr 1868 (Henry Co., VA Marriages 1853-1913 page 31, line 51 -- Sol
Franklin, age 29, single, born in Poland, par. Jno. J./Rebecca Franklin md Susan J. Griggs, age 17,
single, born H Co., par. Geo./Frances Griggs).

CENSUS: 1860 Ridgeway, Henry Co., VA census: age 9 (w/father and step-mother)
1870 Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA census: age 19 (w/spouse)
1880 Irisburg, Henry Co., VA census: age 29 (w/spouse)

THE HENRY BULLETIN, Martinsville, Va., Fri., Mar. 4, 1932, p. 4, col. 6 [edited]. In Memoriam. On the morn of February 19th, Mrs. Susan J. Franklin of E. Paso, Texas, passed to her heavenly home after a short illness of influenza. The news was received with great sadness in Henry county where she was born and reared and where she has relatives and friends all over the county. After the death of her husband and three of her children, Mrs. Franklin and family moved to El Paso in 1903. At an early age she joined the Missionary Baptist Church and until her death took an active part in Sunday school and church. She is survived by one daughter [sic], Miss Ann Franklin of El Paso, Joseph Griggs and Sol Franklin, also of El Paso, John Franklin of California and George Franklin of Seattle, Washington. she will be greatly missed by all who came in contact with her. By a Niece. [Ref. Henry Co. Reg. of Marriages No. 1, p. 31, line 51, 21 April 1868: Sol Franklin, 29, Single, B. Patrick Co. (?), Farmer, Son of Jno. & Rebecca Franklin, Married Susan J. Griggs, 17, Single, Born/Resides Henry Co., Dau. of Geo. & Frances Griggs].
Biography
Sol married Susan J. GRIGGS daughter of George E. GRIGGS and Frances WILLS on 21 Apr 1868 in , Henry County, VA. Susan was born on 22 Jun 1854 in , Henry County, VA.

BIRTH: Henry Co., VA Births 1853-1871 page 10, line 23 -- Susan Griggs, dau. of George/Frances
Griggs born 22 Jun 1854 in H Co.

MARRIAGE: to Sol Franklin - 21 Apr 1868 (Henry Co., VA Marriages 1853-1913 page 31, line 51 -- Sol
Franklin, age 29, single, born in Poland, par. Jno. J./Rebecca Franklin md Susan J. Griggs, age 17,
single, born H Co., par. Geo./Frances Griggs).

CENSUS: 1860 Ridgeway, Henry Co., VA census: age 9 (w/father and step-mother)
1870 Leatherwood, Henry Co., VA census: age 19 (w/spouse)
1880 Irisburg, Henry Co., VA census: age 29 (w/spouse)

THE HENRY BULLETIN, Martinsville, Va., Fri., Mar. 4, 1932, p. 4, col. 6 [edited]. In Memoriam. On the morn of February 19th, Mrs. Susan J. Franklin of E. Paso, Texas, passed to her heavenly home after a short illness of influenza. The news was received with great sadness in Henry county where she was born and reared and where she has relatives and friends all over the county. After the death of her husband and three of her children, Mrs. Franklin and family moved to El Paso in 1903. At an early age she joined the Missionary Baptist Church and until her death took an active part in Sunday school and church. She is survived by one daughter [sic], Miss Ann Franklin of El Paso, Joseph Griggs and Sol Franklin, also of El Paso, John Franklin of California and George Franklin of Seattle, Washington. she will be greatly missed by all who came in contact with her. By a Niece. [Ref. Henry Co. Reg. of Marriages No. 1, p. 31, line 51, 21 April 1868: Sol Franklin, 29, Single, B. Patrick Co. (?), Farmer, Son of Jno. & Rebecca Franklin, Married Susan J. Griggs, 17, Single, Born/Resides Henry Co., Dau. of Geo. & Frances Griggs].
Facts
  • 20 Feb 1851 - Birth - ; Henry County, Virginia
  • 1932 - Death - ; El Paso, Texas
Ancestors
   
Jeremiah Michael Griggs
ABT 1775 - Feb 1858
 
 
George E. Griggs
9 Oct 1816 - 23 Dec 1882
  
  
  
 
Susan Jane Griggs
20 Feb 1851 - 1932
  
 
  
 
 
Frances W. Wills
7 Sep 1817 - 30 Aug 1854
  
  
  
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) George E. Griggs
Birth9 Oct 1816Henry Co., Va
Death23 Dec 1882Ridgeway, Va
Marriage20 Jul 1836to Frances W. Wills at Henry Co., Virginia
Marriageto Jane Jones Ziglar
FatherJeremiah Michael Griggs
MotherKatherine "Katy" Stultz
PARENT (F) Frances W. Wills
Birth7 Sep 1817Ridgeway, Va
Death30 Aug 1854Ridgeway, Va
Marriage20 Jul 1836to George E. Griggs at Henry Co., Virginia
FatherThomas Wills
MotherParthenia
CHILDREN
MWilliam James Griggs
Birth2 Feb 1842Henry County, Va
Death22 Jul 1906Patrick County, Va-
Marriageto Mary "Mollie" Chaworth Millner
MJeremiah W. "Jerry" Griggs
Birth5 Jul 1844Va
Death20 Jun 1920
Marriage15 Oct 1865to Emmaline Elizabeth King
FFrances Griggs
Birth<1833>Henry County, Virginia
Death
Marriageto Moir
MGeorge Ira Griggs
Birth25 Aug 1846
Death3 Aug 1912Ridgeway, Virginia
Marriage1878to Susan W. Churchill
FSusan Jane Griggs
Birth20 Feb 1851Henry County, Virginia
Death1932El Paso, Texas
Marriage21 Apr 1868to Sol Franklin at Henry County, Virginia
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Sol Franklin
Birth12 Apr 1839Posen, Prussia
Death8 Nov 1889Irisburg, Henry Co., Virginia
Marriage21 Apr 1868to Susan Jane Griggs at Henry County, Virginia
FatherJno. J. Franklin
MotherRebecca Franklin
PARENT (F) Susan Jane Griggs
Birth20 Feb 1851Henry County, Virginia
Death1932El Paso, Texas
Marriage21 Apr 1868to Sol Franklin at Henry County, Virginia
FatherGeorge E. Griggs
MotherFrances W. Wills
CHILDREN
MHenry Clay Franklin
Birth16 Nov 1879
Death22 Jun 1902
MJoseph Griggs Franklin
Birth15 Apr 1874Irisburg, Henry County, Virginia
Death1938El Paso, Texas, USA
MGeorge Griggs Franklin
Birth1884Irisburg Virginia
Death9 Sep 1966Tacoma Washington
Marriage1907to Alice Sorenson at El Paso Texas
MBenjamin John Franklin
Birth19 Oct 1888Irisburg, Henry County, Virginia
DeathApr 1921El Paso, Texas, USA
Marriageto Annie Ilfrey
MJohn Phillip Franklin
Birth25 Nov 1872Irisburg, Henry County, Virginia
Death15 Jan 1963Riverside, California
Marriage1898to Annie Pugsley
Marriageto Vada Jackson
FRosa Jane Franklin
Birth13 Jan 1869Virginia
Death12 Sep 1898Irisburg, Va
Marriage25 Dec 1889to William Manley Darlington
FFrances Kate Franklin
BirthFeb 1870Virginia
Death27 Jun 1901
Marriage1892to Warren Norman
FAnna Wills Franklin
Birth1882
DeathMay 1953
MSol Franklin
Birth23 Jun 1877Irisburg, Henry Co., Virginia
Death15 Jan 1961El Paso, Texas
Marriage11 Apr 1916to Lenora Bull at Mansfield, Arkansas
UInfant Franklin
Birth1871Irisburg Virginia
Death1871Irisburg Virginia
Descendancy Chart
Susan Jane Griggs b: 20 Feb 1851 d: 1932
Sol Franklin b: 12 Apr 1839 d: 8 Nov 1889
Henry Clay Franklin b: 16 Nov 1879 d: 22 Jun 1902
Joseph Griggs Franklin b: 15 Apr 1874 d: 1938
George Griggs Franklin b: 1884 d: 9 Sep 1966
Alice Sorenson b: 7 Jun 1889 d: Feb 1973
John Sorenson Franklin b: 29 May 1930 d: 26 Aug 1992
Benjamin John Franklin b: 19 Oct 1888 d: Apr 1921
Annie Ilfrey b: 1882 d: 22 Jan 1926
John Phillip Franklin b: 25 Nov 1872 d: 15 Jan 1963
Annie Pugsley b: 14 Apr 1880 d: ABT 1900
John Benjamin Franklin b: 27 Jan 1899 d: 10 Jan 1924
Archie Sol Franklin b: 2 Feb 1904 d: 1925
Mary Ann Franklin b: 14 Feb 1901
Vada Jackson b: 20 Jun 1895
Rosa Jane Franklin b: 13 Jan 1869 d: 12 Sep 1898
William Manley Darlington b: 19 Apr 1869 d: 19 Feb 1911
John Willie Darlington b: 1899 d: 1891
Fanny Darlington b: 6 Nov 1891 d: 1 Nov 1984
Kenneth Todd b: 30 Jun 1892 d: 25 Nov 1949
William Darlington Todd b: 1918 d: 28 Jul 2000
Nancy Liles Todd d: 4 Mar 2003
Annie May Ross b: 1924 d: 1936
Rose Darlington Ross b: 1917 d: 12 Aug 2002
Betty Jean Ross b: 1929 d: 1936
Thomas Manley Darlington b: 15 Mar 1893 d: 13 Oct 1935
William Darlington b: 1931 d: 2004
Norma Johnson d: 25 Jul 1926
Delores Darlington b: 3 Dec 1915 d: 8 Jun 2001
Son
Frances Kate Franklin b: Feb 1870 d: 27 Jun 1901
Warren Norman b: 25 May 1869 d: 30 Oct 1912
Susie Griggs Norman b: 20 Oct 1894 d: 18 Oct 1910
Norman Norman b: 1895 d: 1910
Robert Norman b: 1900 d: 1910
Anna Wills Franklin b: 1882 d: May 1953
Sol Franklin b: 23 Jun 1877 d: 15 Jan 1961
Lenora Bull b: 22 Oct 1891 d: 12 Feb 1989
Sol Franklin Jr Jr b: 8 Feb 1922 d: 13 Dec 2008
William Neal Franklin b: 2 Apr 1928 d: 29 Dec 1999
Jan
Pam
Susan Elizabeth Franklin b: 12 Jun 1918 d: 5 Oct 1943
Infant Franklin b: 1871 d: 1871