These are the parents of Asbury Canada Griffin.
Buried at Bowlesburg Cemetery.
John Finley Griffin
b. 1805, Guilford, North Carolina
d. 06 Jan 1860, South Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois
bur. Jan 1860, Silvis, Hampton, Rock Island County, Illinois; Bowlesburg Cemetery
Mary Jane Giles Griffin
b. 1810, Randolph, North Carolina
d. 1871, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois
bur. 1871, Silvis, Hampton, Rock Island county, Illinois
A Booklet belonging to Penny Sue Park:
"JOHN FINLEY & JANE GILES GRIFFIN; Pages 1-17. Headstone Committee:
Alice Hunter Anderson (MO), Thomas Fout (TX), Donna Thielen Goves (AZ)
Minnie Mae Griffin Holman (IL), Beatrice Griffin Justice (KS), Bonnie Ferry Kipp (IL)
Eunice Griffin Reehl (IL), B. Edna Park Waller (SC)
Excerpts: Intro: Dedicated, this 18th day of July, 1992, a replacement headstone to mark the final resting places of JOHN FINLEY GRIFFIN and his wife JANE GILES, given with love and gratitude by their numerous descendants. Remarks by Rev. Glen W. Bocox of First United Methodist Church of Moline, Headstone by Moline Monument company." [Transcribed 19 July 2007, SLJuhl, compiler]