Historical Documents

  To the left is a family pedigree created by   Florence Christiansen Griffin in the 1960s.   Click here to open a larger version of this   detailed document

 

To the right is an family tree detailing 16 generations of Schenck Van Nydeck from the 1200s through Margaret Schenck Van Kleeck (box 768 on the geneology above). As noted on the bottom of the print it was "Lithographed for Courtney Schenck in London, July 1888 while sojourning with his family in Europe."

Society page from the New York Times - June 23, 1932 noting the return of Charles Lamson Griffin from a vacation in Europe. Click here for large version