Jacob Henton Grider

12 July 1791–27 February 1848 (Age 56)
Greenbrier, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Jacob Henton

When Jacob Henton Grider was born on 12 July 1791, in Greenbrier, Virginia, United States, his father, Jacob Grider, was 28 and his mother, Rebecca Henton, was 23. He married Mahala Pennington on 21 December 1809, in Jackson, Madison, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 27 February 1848, in Greene, Missouri, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Greene, Missouri, United States.

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Jacob Henton Grider
Mahala Pennington
Marriage: 21 December 1809
Christopher Grider
Irwin H. Grider
Tobias Grider
John Grider
William Franklin Grider
Sarah Grider
James C. Grider
Mary Grider
Jacob W Grider

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
Age 3
The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
Age 9
While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
Age 17
Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch (de) Gruyter ( see Gryder ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Jacob Henton Grider, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jacob Henton Grider, "Find A Grave Index"

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