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 From the 1903 Western Star Newspaper published in Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio

Samuel Griswold from New York
Elizabeth Hoffman New Jersey until 8 years old
Levi Griswold born in Wayne Township of Clarmont Co. Ohio
on April 29, 1829, married October 9,1852 (a farmer in Lerado, Ohio
also for 21 years member of the Lerado school board township
trustee for 3 terms. Justice of the peace for 3 years and a member of
Company 3 153rd. O.V.I. was in the skirmish at Hancock Station, VA.
(He was a Yankee). A life long Republican his first vote was for
Abraham Lincoln.
His wife Esther Granger born Oct. 14,1834 near Lerado, Ohio.
Her father from New York to Ohio and mother Catherine A. Glenn from
New, Jersey. They had 6 sons 2 daughters:
George W. a merchant
Frank M. a farmer near Lerado
Charles H. a lumber dealer at Somerset, Kentucky
W. Sherman employee of the Santa Fe Railroad from Guthrie Oklahoma
Albert W. head clerk at Ulrey Bros. dry goods store of Georgetown, Ohio
Edward E. the baby manager of a large store in Lerado
Martha A. (married A. P. Kellum or Keltum)
Fidella (married Joseph Louis a farmer in Lerado)
They had 26 living Grandchildren and 2 dead
Angela Loy
Granddaughter of  William Sherman Griswold