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Merlin Irving Griffin is the son of Nancy Estella Cassingham and Thomas Addison Griffin. He was born 28 Feb 1899 in Durham, Hancock, Illinois and died 19 Jul 1967 at age 68 in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California.

He married (1) Beda Almlof in Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois.

He married (2) Helen Edmunds.

Children of Merlin Irving Griffin and Helen Edmunds:

  1. Virginia Merle Griffin


Merlin: Birth and Death from the Social Security Death Index (SSN 330-09-7274). Also from California Deaths, 1940 -1997.

Census Listings

The individuals in this family appear in the following census listings.

  • Merlin: 1900 Census. Durham, Hancock, Illinois. Page 6.
  • Merlin: 1910 Census. Durham, Hancock, Illinois. Page 7.
  • Merlin: 1920 Census. Durham, Hancock, Illinois. Page 2.


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Daniel Edwards

Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2002.