|16th Governor of Nevada|
March 21, 1934 – January 7, 1935
|Preceded by||Fred B. Balzar|
|Succeeded by||Richard Kirman, Sr.|
|16th Lieutenant Governor of Nevada|
|Preceded by||Maurice J. Sullivan|
|Succeeded by||Fred S. Alward|
October 10, 1890|
Elko, Nevada, U.S.
|Died||October 3, 1951
Reno, Nevada, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Michigan|
Griswold was born near Lamoille, Nevada on October 10, 1890. He served in the U.S. Army during World War I. He was the 16th Lieutenant Governor of Nevada from 1927 to 1934. He became the Governor of Nevada upon the death of Governor Frederick Balzar on March 21, 1934. Unsuccessful in his election bid, he left office in January 1935. Griswold received his A.B. (1913), and J.D. (1915) from the University of Michigan.
- Myles, Myrtle Tate (1972). Nevada's governors: From territorial days to the present, 1861-1971. Sparks, NV: Western Printing & Publishing Co. p. 310.
- "Nevada Governor Morley Isaac Griswold". National Governors Association. Retrieved 11 June 2011.
Fred B. Balzar
|Governor of Nevada
1934 – 1935
Richard Kirman, Sr.
Maurice J. Sullivan
|Lieutenant Governor of Nevada
1926 – 1926
Fred S. Alward