Cassie M Griffin (1910 - 2002)

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Sebring, Highlands County, Florida

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Sarah Jane (Harper) Griffin

Sarah Jane (Harper) Griffin

Sarah Jane (Harper) Griffin, 1800s

Sarah Jane (Harper) Griffin, 1800s

Catherine Fieger Griffin

Catherine Fieger Griffin

Bessie T Martin Griffin

Bessie T Martin Griffin

Bethian Griffin &  Jessica Gifford

Bethian Griffin & Jessica Gifford

Bethian T Martin Griffin & Grant

Bethian T Martin Griffin & Grant

1946 Blountstown 2nd Grade Class Photo

1946 Blountstown 2nd Grade Class Photo

Roberta Ann Griffin

Roberta Ann Griffin

William Thomas Griffin

William Thomas Griffin

Lakina (Pree) Griffin

Lakina (Pree) Griffin

Lakina (Pree) Griffin

Lakina (Pree) Griffin

Grant and Nina Lankford

Grant and Nina Lankford

Dan Griffin

Dan Griffin

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William & Florence Keller, Michigan Sarah Jane (Harper) Griffin Sarah Jane (Harper) Griffin, 1800s Catherine Fieger Griffin

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1910 - In the year that Cassie M Griffin was born, Thomas Edison introduced his kinetophone, which he hoped would make "talkies" a reality. But the sound wasn't synchronized to the pictures and only 45 Kinetophones were made.

1926 - She was 16 years old when on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

1965 - At the age of 55 years old, Cassie was alive when from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

1969 - Cassie was 59 years old when in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

1989 - By the time she was 79 years old, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

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Cassie M Griffin died on January 2, 2002 at 91 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Cassie. She was born on May 31, 1910. We have no information about Cassie's family or relationships. We know that Cassie M Griffin had been residing in Sebring, Highlands County, Florida.

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