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Bertha Jerline Griffis

Bertha Jerline Griffis

Female 1902 - 2003  (100 years)

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  • Name Bertha Jerline Griffis 
    Relationshipwith Jeffrey Aquilla Robison
    Born 31 Dec 1902  Kingston, Hunt, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    1910 U.S. Census 1910  Fannin Co, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Graduation 1920  Hugo, Choctaw, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Valedictorian - Hugo High School Class of 1920 
    1920 U.S. Census 1920  Everidge, Choctaw, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1930 U.S. Census 1930  Everidge, Choctaw, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1940 U.S. Census 1940  Everidge, Choctaw, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 8 Jan 2003  Dumas, Moore, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary - Bertha Robison
    Obituary - Bertha Robison
    Age 100 years 
    Buried 10 Jan 2003  Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hugo, Choctaw, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William Aquilla & Bertha Jerline (Griffis) Robison
    William Aquilla & Bertha Jerline (Griffis) Robison
    Photo by Nancy Routon Abraham
    Photos 4 Photos
    Person ID I17245  Robison and Blythe
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2022 

    Father Ancestors James Dupee Griffis Married: 2x2x,   b. 25 Dec 1863, Somerset, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1953, Choctaw Co, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Samantha Isabell Kennedy Married: 2x2x,   b. 06 Dec 1874, Sardis, Henderson, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1966, Hugo, Choctaw, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 03 Oct 1900  Fannin Co, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 7 children 
    Photos 2 Photos
    Family ID F1035  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors William Aquilla Robison,   b. 4 Apr 1903, Nelson, Choctaw, It, OK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1958, Hugo, Choctaw, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1927  Hugo, Choctaw, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Record - William Robison and Bertha Griffis
    Marriage Record - William Robison and Bertha Griffis
    Age at Marriage She was 24 years and 11 months - He was 24 years and 7 months  
    Children 3 children 
    Photos 3 Photos
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F1024  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Dec 1902 - Kingston, Hunt, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 U.S. Census - 1910 - Fannin Co, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Valedictorian - Hugo High School Class of 1920 - 1920 - Hugo, Choctaw, OK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - 1920 - Everidge, Choctaw, OK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Nov 1927 - Hugo, Choctaw, OK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - 1930 - Everidge, Choctaw, OK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Jim Henry Robison - 15 Aug 1930 - Hugo, Choctaw, OK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lee William Robison - 15 Dec 1934 - Hugo, Choctaw, OK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1940 U.S. Census - 1940 - Everidge, Choctaw, OK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jan 2003 - Dumas, Moore, TX Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 10 Jan 2003 - Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hugo, Choctaw, OK Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Bertha Griffis graduated from Hugo High School in 1920 with a 4.0 GPA and was the school's valedictorian. She went on to attend Southeastern State Teachers College (now known as Southeastern Oklahoma State University) in Durant OK. and was the first person to receive a lifetime teaching certificate from the institution. She later earned a Bachelor of Arts in Education degree. Bertha taught school for over thirty years in Choctaw County and at the end of her career she had been principal in three school districts. She was active in 4-H, taught piano and coached softball. After retirement she worked as a substitute teacher for several years.