Re: Griffith intestate records in Lancaster Co.
By nancy February 06, 2002 at 09:16:04
I am looking for information about this Philadelphia-area Griffith family.Does anything look familar?
Notes for RACHEL GRIFFITH (abt 1778- aft 1850):
Abstracts of Bucks County Pennsylvania Wills: 1785-1825 Will Book 8. Page 327:
Mary Fry, Warminston Township., Widow, July 09, 1807, Proved April 10, 1813. Codicil, Februay 11, 1811.John Griffith ( son of Brother Thomas Griffith),and James Craven Exe., Nieces Elizabeth McClean, Elizabeth Funk, Mary Kyser, Rachel Readheffer, Jacob Fry McClean, Mary McClean,(daughter of niece Elizabeth McClean, Jacob Griffith, (son of nephew John Griffith).
Wit: Nath B. Boileau and Ann Boileau.
Rachel is found living with her son, Andrew Redheffer, and daughter, Anna Vanderslice and grandaughter Ann Vanderslice in the 1850 Philadelphia, Kensington Ward,Pennsylvania census. Her husband Charles died in 1821. She is listed a being 72 years old.
Children of CHARLES REDHEFFER and RACHEL GRIFFITH are:
i. MARY6 REDHEFFER, m. SAMUEL WEST.
ii. WILLIAM H. REDHEFFER, b. 1808, Pennsylvania; d. 1887, Pennsylvania.
iii. BENJAMIN REDHEFFER, b. 1808.
iv. ANNA REDHEFFER, b. Abt. 1810, Pennsylvania.
v. JAMES MADISON REDHEFFER, b. Abt. 1812; d. Abt. 1876.
vi. ANDREW REDHEIFFER, b. 1814, Pennsylvania.
vii. JOSEPHUS REDHEFFER, b. 1815.