Griswold

Griswold

Griswold may refer to:

People

*Alexander Viets Griswold (1766-1843), Protestant Episcopalian Bishop and evangelist in the U.S.
*Alfred Whitney Griswold (1906-1963), president of Yale University
*Bill Griswold, American computer scientist
*Clark Griswold, fictional father from the "National Lampoon's Vacation" series
*Daniel T. Griswold, director of the Cato Institute's Center for Trade Policy Studies
*Deirdre Griswold, 1980 U.S. presidential candidate for the Workers World Party
*Don T. Griswold (1917-1943), U.S. Navy ensign
*Dwight Griswold (1893-1954), Governor and U.S. Senator of Nebraska
*Erwin Griswold (1904-1994), U.S. Solicitor General
*Florence Griswold (1850-1937), founder of the "Lyme Art Colony" in Old Lyme, Connecticut
*Frank Tracy Griswold, 25th Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church
*Gaylord Griswold (1767-1809), U.S. Representative from New York
*Glenn Griswold (1890-1940), U.S. Representative from Indiana
*George Griswold (d. 1857), U.S. politician from Michigan
*Harry W. Griswold (1886-1939), U.S. Representative from Wisconsin
*John Ashley Griswold (1822-1902), U.S. Representative from New York
*John Augustus Griswold (1822-1872), U.S. Representative from New York
*Larry Griswold (1905-1996), American gymnast
*Matthew Griswold (congressman) (1833-1919), U.S. Congressman from Pennsylvania
*Matthew Griswold (governor) (1714-1799), Governor of Connecticut
*Morley Griswold (1890-1951), Nevada governor
*Oscar Griswold (1886-1959), an American general during World War II
*Putnam Griswold (1875-1914), American singer
*Ralph Griswold (1934-2006), U.S. computer scientist
*Roger Griswold (1762-1812), governor of Connecticut and U.S. Representative
*Samuel Griswold Goodrich (1793-1860), American author, better known under the pseudonym Peter Parley
*Stanley Griswold (1763-1815), Secretary of Michigan Territory and Ohio senator
*Roger Griswold, Connecticut governor
*Rufus Wilmot Griswold (1815-1857), U.S. editor
*Tom Griswold (b. 1953), U.S. radio host

Places

In the United States:
*Griswold, Connecticut
*Griswold, Iowa
*Griswold, New York, a hamlet in the town of Arkwright
*Fort Griswold in Groton, Connecticut
*Griswold Lake, Nevada

Other

*"Griswold v. Connecticut", [http://www.enfacto.com/case/U.S./381/479/ 381 U.S. 479] (1965), landmark legal case in the U.S. Supreme Court invalidating law prohibiting the use of contraception.
*"Hepburn v. Griswold", [http://www.enfacto.com/case/U.S./75/603/ 75 U.S. 603] (1870), U.S. Supreme Court case declaring certain parts of the legal tender acts unconstitutional.
*USS "Griswold" (DE-7), a U.S. Navy ship
*Griswold Airport, Madison, Connecticut
*Griswold (automobile), manufactured in Detroit in 1907
*Griswold Signal Company, a manufacturer of traffic signals and railroad grade crossing signals based in Minneapolis, Minnesota
*The Griswold Inn, the oldest continuously-run tavern in the United States of America, located in Essex, Connecticut


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  • Griswold [2] — Griswold, Rufus Wilmot, geb. 1816 in dem Staate Vermont, studirte Theologie; er ist einer der bedeutendsten nordamerikanischen Literaturhistoriker u. schr.: Dichter u. Dichtkunst Nordamerikas; Dichter u. Dichtkunst Englands im 19. Jahrh.;… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • Griswold — /griz wawld, weuhld/, n. 1. Erwin Nathaniel, born 1904, U.S. lawyer and educator: dean of Harvard University Law School 1950 67. 2. a male given name. * * * …   Universalium

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