Minerva Rebecca Jett

F, #1853, b. 1846, d. 12 May 1926
     Minerva Rebecca Jett married Albert R Grigg, son of John G Grigg and Elizabeth Betsy Cook. Minerva Rebecca Jett was born in 1846 at Arkansas. She died on 12 May 1926 at Madison, Arkansas. She was buried in May 1926 at Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Madison, Arkansas.
Minerva Rebecca Jett's FindAGrave Memorial Page was created on 11 December 2009 .
Minerva Rebecca Jett Grigg
Birth: 1846 Arkansas, USA
Death: 12 May 1926 (aged 79–80) Madison County, Arkansas, USA
Burial: Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Madison County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial #: 45344523
Bio: The Madison County RecordHuntsville, AR20 May 1926Mrs. Minerva Grigg, an aged resident of this section, died Wednesday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Isom Reynolds, about five miles south of town. Funeral services were held at Kingston and she was laid to rest in the Kingston cemetery. She was seventy-nine years old and the mother of seven children, five of whom survive her, two daughters and three sons, also a number of grandchildren. She was ill but a short time of flu and the daughter with whom she made her home was too sick with flu to attend the funeral. Mrs. Grigg was the mother of "Uncle Jimmy Griggs", Thomas Griggs, Mrs. Jack Reynolds and Mrs. Isom Reynolds.
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Family Members
          Albert R. Grigg      1850-1897
          James Samuel Grigg      1871-1934
          Martha Arbelle Griggs Reynolds      1872-1936
          John Wesley Grigg      1873-1918
          William Thomas Grigg      1885-1944
          Albert James Grigg      1890-1974
Created by: Mike C (46957743)
Added: 11 Dec 2009
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/45344523/minerva-rebecca-grigg#
Citation: Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 26 June 2018), memorial page for Minerva Rebecca Jett Grigg (1846–12 May 1926), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45344523, citing Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Madison County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Mike C (contributor 46957743) .

Other Events

     Her married name was Griggs. Her daughter Martha Arbelle "Belle" Grigg Grigg was born on 14 June 1872. Her son David Alan Grigg was born on 12 February 1877 at Madison, Arkansas. Her son William Thomas "Tom" Grigg was born on 21 August 1885 at Kingston, Madison, Arkansas. Her daughter Martha Arbelle "Belle" Grigg Grigg was married on 30 January 1887. Her husband Albert R Grigg died on 12 February 1897 at Kingston, Madison, Arkansas.
Minerva Rebecca Jett died before Martha Arbelle "Belle" Grigg Grigg but was mentioned in Martha Arbelle "Belle" Grigg Grigg's obituary as a deceased mother.
Mrs. Belle Reynolds

Mrs. Belle Reynolds was born June 14, 1872, and died October 20, 1936, at her home near Wharton, Ark. Funeral service was conducted at the home by Rev. Jake Drake and burial was made in the Kingston cemetery Oct. 22.

Mrs. Reynolds was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Grigg. She was married to Jackson Reynolds Jan. 30, 1887. Ten children were born to them, all of whom are living except one who died in infancy. They are Mrs. Rosa Keck, Mrs. Pearl Easterling, Mrs. Alta Mullins, Mrs. Iva Easterling, Fred Reynolds, Spurgeon Reynolds and Charley Reynolds, all of Wharton and James Reynolds of Rogers, Arkansas. She is also survived by her husband and three brothers, Isom Grigg and Dave Grigg of Oklahoma, and Tom Grigg of Kingston, and by 39 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. All the mentioned relatives were present at the funeral except the brothers in Oklahoma.

Mrs. Reynolds became a member of the Baptist church before she was married. She was a faithful Christian, a devoted wife and mother and friend indeed to everyone wh... X.


Albert R Grigg b. 1850, d. 12 Feb 1897