Griffith Family History

Meaning of surname: Griffith

Griffith is a surname of Welsh origin which derives from the given name Gruffudd. The prefix Griff (originally Gruff) may mean "strong grip" and the suffix, udd, means "chief"/"lord". The earliest recorded example of the surname was "Gryffyth" in 1295,[1] but the given name is older. People with the surname or its variants include:

We found 3,005,556 Genealogy and Family History Records for Griffith in our Newspaper Archive.

Details for Griffith surname:

2,941,238 Digital Copies of Newspapers
25,586 Pictures of Obituaries
7,082 Government Documents
98 Historical Books
31,552 Social Security Death Records

Griffith Surname

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