Richard Griffith

(10 June 1752 - 1820)
     Richard Griffith was born on 10 June 1752 in Abbey St, Dublin, Ireland. He was the son of Richard Griffith and Elizabeth Griffith (Griffith).
     He became a writer in the East India Company. Richard was an accountant for the East India Company and upon his return in 1786?, settled at Millicent House, Kildare, Ireland. His parents lived with him there. He made a fortune in India dealing with opium among things.
     Richard Griffith married Charity Yorke Bramston on 17 September 1780.      
Richard Griffith was MP for Askeaton between 1783 and 1790 for Limerick.
     Richard Griffith lived at Naas, Kildare, Ireland.
     Richard Griffith lived at 'Millicent', Kildare, Ireland.
     Richard died in 1820.

Child of Richard Griffith and Charity Yorke Bramston

Sir Richard John Griffith

(20 September 1784 - 22 September 1878)
     Sir Richard John Griffith was born on 20 September 1784 in Hume Street, Dublin. He was the son of Richard Griffith and Charity Yorke Bramston.
     LHe was a Lieut. in Royal Irish Artillery, 1799; resigned at Act of Union; ed. as engineer in London and Edinburgh; returned to Ireland, 1808; surveyed Leinster coalfields for RDS, 1808; engineer to Commissioner on Bogs of Ireland, 1809-1812 [var. to 1810]; appt. RDS Professor of Mining and Geology, 1812; Wollaston medal for geological map, 1815; appt. govt. inspector of mines; appt. Commissioner of Valuation on passage of Valuation Act, 1827; superintendent of road construction in south, 1822-30; Commissioner of Valuation, 1828-68 (working with Patrick Ganly, 1809-99, who discovered cross stratification); held responsibility for valuations in conjunction with the projected 6-inch Irish map series of the Ordnance Survey Commission; prepared Geological Map of Ireland (finalised 1855); surveyed every parish and townland from 1830; issued The Valuation of Ireland, basing valuations on soil and subjacent rock, establishing yardstick of ‘Griffith’s valuation’; deputy chairman of Board of Works, 1846; Chairman, 1850-64; Hon. LLD TCD, 1851; his Geological Map of Ireland adopted by Ordnance Board in 1855; created baronet, 1858; d. 22 Sept., Fitzwilliam Place; his valuations of Irish parishes and townlands are esteemed book collector’s items, generally printed by Thom; there is a marble bust by Sir Thomas Farrell in the RDS.
     Sir Richard John Griffith married Maria Jane Unknown.
     Richard died on 22 September 1878 in 2 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin, Ireland, aged 94. He was buried in Mt Jerome cemetery, Harolds Cross, Dublin.

Amelia Jane Griffiths

(1875 - )
     Amelia Jane Griffiths was born in 1875 in Nailbridge, Gloucestershire. She was the daughter of James Griffiths & Harriett Meek.
     Amelia Jane Griffiths married William George Cocksedge, son of John Cocksedge and Ellen Green, on 3 March 1891.

Children of Amelia Jane Griffiths and William George Cocksedge

James Griffiths

     James Griffiths married Elizabeth Martin, daughter of Robert Duncan Martin and Eliza Frances Ball, in September 1855 in Lewisham RD, Kent. They had no issue.

Georgianna Grigg

(2 February 1846 - )
     Georgianna Grigg was born on 2 February 1846 in Longford, Tasmania, Australia. She was the daughter of William Grigg and Hannah Hobbs.
     Georgianna Grigg married Thomas Hooper in 1868.

Children of Georgianna Grigg and Thomas Hooper

Helen Grigg

(28 April 1854 - )
     Helen Grigg was born on 28 April 1854 in Westbury, Tasmania. She was the daughter of William Grigg and Hannah Hobbs.

John Grigg

(14 April 1853 - )
     John Grigg was born on 14 April 1853 in Westbury, Tasmania. He was the son of William Grigg and Hannah Hobbs.

Maria Jane Grigg

(2 July 1843 - )
     Maria Jane Grigg was born on 2 July 1843 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. She was the daughter of William Grigg and Hannah Hobbs.

Martha Grigg

(21 October 1844 - )
     Martha Grigg was born on 21 October 1844 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. She was the daughter of William Grigg and Hannah Hobbs.

Phillippa Bowden Grigg

(14 August 1849 - )
     Phillippa Bowden Grigg was born on 14 August 1849 in Westbury, Tasmania. She was the daughter of William Grigg and Hannah Hobbs.

William Grigg

(say 1820 - )
     William Grigg was born say 1820.
     William Grigg married Hannah Hobbs.

Children of William Grigg and Hannah Hobbs

Dora Ann Grigson (Currie)

(circa 1882 - circa 18 November 1955)
     Dora Ann Grigson (Currie) was born circa 1882 in York, Western Australia.
     Dora Ann Grigson (Currie) married George Thomas Killigrew Dunbar as his second wife, on 28 September 1937 in St Joseph's RC church, Watchem, Victoria.
     Dora and George were registered as GTK & Doreen Agnes Elizabeth Dunbar at Campbell St, Birchip, Victoria, on the between 1938 and 1941 electoral roll.
     Dora and George were registered as George Thomas Killigrew & Dora Ann Elizabeth Dunbar at Campbell St, Birchip, on the between 1943 and 1949 electoral roll.
     Dora and George were registered as GTK & Dora Ann Dunbar, carpenter at Duncan St, Birchip, on the 1955 electoral roll. In 1956 neither were listed. Dora Ann Grigson (Currie) was buried circa 18 November 1955 in the cemetery, Birchip.
     Dora died circa 18 November 1955 in Birchip, Victoria.

Elizabeth Frances Grimes

(9 October 1883 - 26 September 1955)
     Elizabeth Frances Grimes was born on 9 October 1883 in Islington, London.
     Elizabeth Frances Grimes married Ernest James Minter, son of Arthur Minter and Julia Elizabeth Cocksedge, on 26 September 1903 in Tottenham, Middlesex.
     Elizabeth died on 26 September 1955 in Woodgreen, Hampshire, aged 71.

Ann Grimston

     Ann Grimston married Robert Wright, son of John Wright and Alice Ryther. She was the daughter of Thomas Grimston, of Grimnston Garth. He married secondly Ursula, daughter of Nicholas Rudston of Hayton and his second wife Jane, daughter of Sir William Mallory of Studley.
See Burke p. 678: Wright of Bolton on Swale for further details of this descent. Contact with Malinda, who descends from this line.
     A lunatick perosn: Anne Wright wife of Wiliam Wright gentleman hath long absented herself from ye church, as is thought, in respect that she is lunatick. Ann Grimston was born. Anne was the daughter of Thomas Grimston/Grymston, esq. and grand-aunt of Sir Marmaduke Grimston, high sheriff of Yorkshre in 1598.

Child of Ann Grimston and Robert Wright

Dorothy Grimston

( - before 19 August 1691)
     Dorothy Grimston was the daughter of William Grimston and Margaret Strickland.
     Dorothy Grimston married Robert Medley, son of Robert Medley and Ann Ryther, on 25 November 1679 in St Olave, York, Yorkshire.
     Dorothy died before 19 August 1691. She was buried on 19 August 1691 in St Michael le Belfry, York.

Children of Dorothy Grimston and Robert Medley

Dorothy Grimston

( - before 24 July 1700)
     Dorothy Grimston was the daughter of William Grimston and Dorothy Norcliffe.
     Dorothy Grimston married Nathaniel Goch on 4 November 1684 in Langton by Malton, Yorkshire.
     Dorothy died before 24 July 1700. She was buried on 24 July 1700.

Child of Dorothy Grimston and Nathaniel Goch

Marmaduke Grimston

( - 1623)
     Marmaduke Grimston married Ann Dalton.
     Marmaduke died in 1623.

Child of Marmaduke Grimston and Ann Dalton

Thomas Grimston

(1664 - )
     Thomas Grimston was born in 1664. He was the son of William Grimston and Dorothy Norcliffe.

William Grimston

     William Grimston married Margaret Strickland.

Child of William Grimston and Margaret Strickland

William Grimston

(16 August 1640 - 5 August 1721)
     William Grimston was born on 16 August 1640 in St Michael le Belfry, York, Yorkshire. He was the son of William Grimston and Ann Byerley.
     William Grimston married Dorothy Norcliffe on 3 October 1660.
     William died on 5 August 1721 aged 80.

Children of William Grimston and Dorothy Norcliffe

William Grimston

(18 December 1619 - April 1664)
     William Grimston was christened on 18 December 1619 in St Michael le Belfry, York, Yorkshire. He was the son of Marmaduke Grimston and Ann Dalton.
     William Grimston married Ann Byerley on 3 September 1639 in Heighington, Durham.
     William died in April 1664 aged 44.

Child of William Grimston and Ann Byerley

Capt (?) Grimston?

     Eleanor Ryther married secondly Capt (?) Grimston? after 1639. She afterwards married Capt. Grimston (old pedigree in Lincs Archives), but this does not the fit the death found at York.

Abraham Grimwade

(9 February 1766 - 16 February 1766)
     Abraham Grimwade was christened on 9 February 1766 in Naughton, near Ipswich, Suffolk. He was the son of John Grimwade.
     Abraham died on 16 February 1766 in Suffolk.

Abraham Grimwade

(20 May 1771 - )
     Abraham Grimwade was christened on 20 May 1771 in Naughton, near Ipswich, Suffolk. He was the son of John & Rebecca Grimwood.

Agnes Gwendoline Grimwade

(1900 - 1980)
     Agnes Gwendoline Grimwade was commonly known as Gwenda. She was born in 1900 in Armadale, Victoria. She was the daughter of Maj Gen Harold William Grimwade and Winifred Thornton.
     Agnes Gwendoline Grimwade married Thomas Chester Manifold on 22 May 1923 in Victoria.
     Agnes died in 1980 in Tali..., Victoria.

Dr Alfred Sheppard Grimwade

(1874 - 1941)
     Dr Alfred Sheppard Grimwade was born in 1874 in Melbourne, Victoria. He was the son of Frederick Sheppard Grimwade and Jessie Taylor Sprunt.
     Dr Alfred Sheppard Grimwade married Amy Gertrude Tanner in 1903 in Victoria.
     Dr Alfred Sheppard Grimwade married Joan Lorraine Alexander before 1940.
     Alfred died in 1941 in Geelong, Victoria.

Children of Dr Alfred Sheppard Grimwade and Amy Gertrude Tanner

Child of Dr Alfred Sheppard Grimwade and Joan Lorraine Alexander

Alice Marian Grimwade

(1871 - 1925)
     Alice Marian Grimwade was born in 1871 in St Kilda, Victoria. She was the daughter of Frederick Sheppard Grimwade and Jessie Taylor Sprunt.
     Alice died in 1925 in Armadale, Victoria.

Alice Sheppard Grimwade

(1907 - 1946)
     Alice Sheppard Grimwade was born in 1907 in Glenaroua, Broadford, Victoria. She was the daughter of Dr Alfred Sheppard Grimwade and Amy Gertrude Tanner.
     Alice Sheppard Grimwade married Henry James Millar Lowe in 1930 in Victoria.
     Alice died in 1946 in Royal Park, Victoria, Australia.

Child of Alice Sheppard Grimwade and Henry James Millar Lowe

Ann Grimwade (Fewell)

(26 May 1819 - )
     Ann Grimwade (Fewell) was christened on 26 May 1819. She was the daughter of Mileson Grimwade and Elizabeth Unknown (Grimwade).

Anna Ellen Grimwade

(15 May 1845 - )
     Anna Ellen Grimwade was christened on 15 May 1845 in Stonham Aspal, Suffolk. She was the daughter of William Sheppard/Shepherd Grimwade and Anna Maria Farrow? Anna and William were listed as the children of William Sheppard/Shepherd Grimwade in the 1851 census in Stonham Aspal, Suffolk.