GRIFFITH, John II (d. by 1609), of Plas Mawr, Caern. and Llanidan, Anglesey.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
Available from Boydell and Brewer

Family and Education

1st s. of William Griffith (d.1587), and bro. of Edward, ?Robert and William I. m. Margaret, da. of Rhys Thomas of Aber by Jane, da. of (Sir) John Puleston and wid. of Edward Griffith of Penrhyn, 4s. inc. Nicholas and William Griffith II 3da.

Offices Held

J.p. Caern., sheriff 1582-3; j.p. Anglesey, sheriff 1586-7, 1592-3.


No further details of this Member’s career in the Elizabethan period have been ascertained. An account of the family is given under Edward Griffith.

Griffith, Peds. 125.

Ref Volumes: 1558-1603

Author: A.H.D.


  • 1. Did not serve for the full duration of the Parliament.