Charlotte Gardena “Lotta” GRIFFINAge: 95 years1879–1974
- Charlotte Gardena “Lotta” GRIFFIN
- Given names
- Charlotte Gardena
|Birth|| January 26, 1879|
|Birth of a sister||Dolores Jane Isabel GRIFFIN|
November 15, 1880 (Age 21 months)
|Birth of a sister||Mary Fleda Georgina “Fred” GRIFFIN|
January 26, 1884 (Age 5 years)
|Birth of a sister||Margaret Anderson GRIFFIN|
December 30, 1885 (Age 6 years)
|Death of a paternal grandfather||Thomas GRIFFIN|
July 29, 1887 (Age 8 years)
|Death of a paternal grandmother||Jane SAUNDERS|
1891 (Age 11 years)
|Death of a mother||Ellen MILNE|
May 25, 1891 (Age 12 years)
|Death of a maternal grandmother||Isabella Booth SCOTT|
May 6, 1896 (Age 17 years)
Note: She is buried in Grand Forks Cemetery according to the Grand Forks Herald, May 7 1896, \"The funera…
|Residence|| 1900 (Age 20 years)|
Note: Charlotte was a school teacher in the 1900 census of ND.
|Death of a father||Thomas GRIFFIN|
January 13, 1924 (Age 44 years)
|Death of a sister||Mary Fleda Georgina “Fred” GRIFFIN|
January 1, 1964 (Age 84 years)
|Burial of a sister||Mary Fleda Georgina “Fred” GRIFFIN|
May 12, 1964 (Age 85 years)
|Death of a sister||Dolores Jane Isabel GRIFFIN|
September 27, 1965 (Age 86 years)
|Death|| March 17, 1974 (Age 95 years)|
Note: Lottie moved from Montana to live with her sister Margaret in Portland Oregon a few years before her death. Margaret said that Lottie was in poor health and hardly ever moved from her chair in the living room after she came to live in Portland.
|Burial|| March 1974 (Age 95 years)|
Cemetery: Portland Memorial Museum
|Family with parents|
Birth: March 19, 1852 — Ontario Canada
Death: January 13, 1924 — Grand Forks, North Dakota
Birth: August 15, 1854 — Ontario Canada
Death: May 25, 1891 — Grand Forks Co, North Dakota
Marriage: January 29, 1878 — Congregational Church, Howick, Huron Co, Ontario
3 yearsyounger sister
Dolores Jane Isabel GRIFFIN
Birth: November 15, 1880 — Grand Forks Co, North Dakota
Death: September 27, 1965 — San Benito, Cameron, Texas
Charlotte Gardena “Lotta” GRIFFIN
Birth: January 26, 1879 — Howick, Huron Ontario
Death: March 17, 1974 — Portland Oregon
5 yearsyounger sister
Mary Fleda Georgina “Fred” GRIFFIN
Birth: January 26, 1884 — Grand Forks Co, North Dakota
Death: January 1, 1964 — Washington State
23 monthsyounger sister
Margaret Anderson GRIFFIN
Birth: December 30, 1885 — Grand Forks Co, North Dakota
Death: July 28, 1991 — Portland Oregon
Charlotte was a school teacher in the 1900 census of ND.
Lottie moved from Montana to live with her sister Margaret in Portland Oregon a few years before her death. Margaret said that Lottie was in poor health and hardly ever moved from her chair in the living room after she came to live in Portland.
Obituary March 20,1974 Portland Oregonian:
Charlotta Gordina Griffin, an Ontario native and a Portland resident since 1967, died Sunday at the age of 95 in a local nursing home. She lived at 6921 SW 36th Ave.
She was born on Jan 26, 1879, and spent her early childhood in Grand Forks, ND. She taught at Butte Business College in Montana for several years.
Her survivors include a sister, Margaret A Redman of Portland and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be at 3 pm Thursday in the Portland Memorial Home. Internment will be in the Portland memorial Mausoleum.
Lottie was a teacher in business schools in North Dakota and Butte MT for many years. She was also an artist - some of her pottery paintings and nouveau art pottery are still owned by family.