George Henry Griffiths, 18671942 (aged 74 years)

Griffiths, George Henry (1867-1942)
Name
George Henry /Griffiths/
Given names
George Henry
Surname
Griffiths
Birth
Text:

Born at 206 Cumberland Street to George Henry Griffiths a mariner age 26 born Plymouth England and Sarah Maxwell age 27 born Ireland

Residence
1876 (aged 8 years)
Note: Family oral history has it that after George's mother Sarah died when George was about 1, and after his father died (although we don't know exactly when that was) he went to live with a family who had an orchard in Dural.
Marriage
Address: Congregational Church
Name of addressee: St. Andrews Congregational Church
Note: George was described as a bachelor aged 28, born in Sydney and living at Parramatta. Margaret was described as a spinster and general servant aged 21 born at Parramatta and living at Balmain.
Occupation
Butcher
April 8, 1911 (aged 43 years)
Note: Noted on the birth certificate of his son Charles Arthur.
Census
Note: George was described as a slaughterman.
Occupation
Retired slaughterman
October 29, 1938 (aged 71 years)
Note: Noted on marriage certificate of his son Charles Arthur.
Death
Cause of death: Lubar Pneumonia
Address line 1: 7 Jordan Street

George was described as a Slaughterman. Certified by A.B. Erby 13 April 1942. Informant J. Griffith son, 39 Muree Ave Wentworthville.

Burial
Address: Prospect New South Wales
Australia
Name of addressee: Pond's Road
Address line 1: Prospect New South Wales
Address line 2: Australia
Shared note: Headstone reads:

Headstone reads:
In Loving Memory of
OUR DEAR PARENTS
GEORGE H GRIFFITHS
died 13th April 1942
aged 74 years
MARGARET GRIFFITHS
died 23rd Apr 1944
aged 67 years

Family with parents
father
18401878
Birth: about 1840 Plymouth, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: November 17, 1878Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18381876
Birth: about 1838 Irvinestown, Fermanagh, Ireland
Death: March 26, 1876Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Religious marriage Religious marriageFebruary 23, 1866Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
18 months
twin brother
18671870
Birth: before August 14, 1867 27 29
Death: before November 25, 1870
twin sister
18671867
Birth: before August 14, 1867 27 29
Death: before August 14, 1867
himself
Griffiths, George Henry (1867-1942)
18671942
Birth: August 14, 1867 27 29 Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 13, 1942Wentworthville, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
18701870
Birth: January 3, 1870 30 32
Death: January 8, 1870Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
11 months
younger brother
18701945
Birth: November 25, 1870 30 32 Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 27, 1945Mosman, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
Griffiths, Sarah Ann (1874-1961)
18741961
Birth: April 9, 1874 34 36 Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 21, 1961Tamworth, North West Slopes and Plains, New South Wales, Australia
9 months
younger brother
Father’s family with Mary Elizabeth Ann Francis
father
18401878
Birth: about 1840 Plymouth, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: November 17, 1878Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
stepmother
Marriage Marriageabout 1876Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Margaret McCrohan
himself
Griffiths, George Henry (1867-1942)
18671942
Birth: August 14, 1867 27 29 Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 13, 1942Wentworthville, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
wife
McCrohan, Margaret (1874-1944)
18741944
Birth: December 15, 1874 40 New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 23, 1944Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage MarriageApril 17, 1897Balmain North, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Griffiths, Edith May (1899-1966)
18991966
Birth: May 28, 1899 31 24 Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 21, 1966Wellington, New Zealand
11 years
son
Griffiths, Charles Arthur (1910-1999)
19101999
Birth: April 8, 1910 42 35 Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 20, 1999Westmead, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
21 months
son
Griffiths, Edward George (1911-1986)
19111986
Birth: December 15, 1911 44 37 Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 31, 1986Merrylands, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+ Margaret McCrohan
wife’s husband
wife
McCrohan, Margaret (1874-1944)
18741944
Birth: December 15, 1874 40 New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 23, 1944Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage Marriage
stepson
Grifffiths, Jack (1896-1965)
18961965
Birth: June 22, 1896 21 Harris Park, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 2, 1965Wentworthville, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Birth
Text:

Born at 206 Cumberland Street to George Henry Griffiths a mariner age 26 born Plymouth England and Sarah Maxwell age 27 born Ireland

Residence
Marriage
Census
Death
Residence

Family oral history has it that after George's mother Sarah died when George was about 1, and after his father died (although we don't know exactly when that was) he went to live with a family who had an orchard in Dural.

Marriage

George was described as a bachelor aged 28, born in Sydney and living at Parramatta. Margaret was described as a spinster and general servant aged 21 born at Parramatta and living at Balmain.

Occupation

Noted on the birth certificate of his son Charles Arthur.

Census

George was described as a slaughterman.

Occupation

Noted on marriage certificate of his son Charles Arthur.

Death
Shared note

George was described as a Slaughterman. Certified by A.B. Erby 13 April 1942. Informant J. Griffith son, 39 Muree Ave Wentworthville.

Burial
Shared note

Headstone reads:
In Loving Memory of
OUR DEAR PARENTS
GEORGE H GRIFFITHS
died 13th April 1942
aged 74 years
MARGARET GRIFFITHS
died 23rd Apr 1944
aged 67 years

Shared note

BURI: CEME St Bartholomew's Anglican Church Cemetery