STANTON E. GRIFFIS

STANTON E. GRIFFIS

Griffis, Stanton E. (1887-1974) of Connecticut. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 2, 1887. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Ambassador to Poland, 1947-48; Egypt, 1948-49; Argentina, 1949-50; Spain, 1951-52. Died in Aug 1974 - New York, New York, New York.
Father: William E Griffis b. abt 1845 Pennsylvania
Mother: Frances K b. abt 1869 New York
Spouse: Dorothea (Dorothy)[Griffis] b. March 5, 1892 Westfield, New York
Children:
Theodora Griffis b. Sept. 3, 1915 New York
Nixon Griffis b. Oct. 23, 1917 New York

Sources:
New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
U.S. Federal Census
The Political Graveyard

Submitted by Deborah Crowell