Nancy C. Dunlap

24 August 1819–24 February 1897 (Age 77)
Salisbury, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Nancy C.

When Nancy C. Dunlap was born on 24 August 1819, in Salisbury, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Samuel Dunlap Jr, was 35 and her mother, Sarah C Pingry, was 31. She married Samuel Grover on 8 June 1842, in Andover, Oxford, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Upton, Oxford, Maine, United States in 1860 and Michigan, United States in 1870. She died on 24 February 1897, in Benona Township, Oceana, Michigan, United States, at the age of 77.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Samuel Grover
Nancy C. Dunlap
Marriage: 8 June 1842
Sarah Lucilla Grover
Nancy Miranda Grover
Samuel Bernard Grover
Ellen Jane Grover
Adeline A. Grover
Benjamin Franklin Grover

Spouse and Children

8 June 1842
Andover, Oxford, Maine, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Dunlap Jr


    Sarah C Pingry




    Benjamin Franklin Dunlap


    Harriet N. Dunlap


    Phebe Dunlap


    Maria Dunlap


    Morrill Dunlap


+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Maine is the 23rd state.
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1842 · Webster–Ashburton Treaty

Age 23

The Webster-Ashburton Treaty was signed on August 9, 1842 and resolved the border issues between the United States and British North American colonies which had caused the Aroostook War. The treaty contained several agreements and concessions. It called for an end on the overseas slave trade and proposed that both parties share the Great Lakes. It also reaffirmed the location of the westward frontier border (near the Rocky Mountains) as well as the border between Lake Superior and Lake of the Woods. The treaty was signed by Daniel Webster (United States Secretary of State) and Alexander Baring (British Diplomat, 1st Baron Ashburton).

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Dunlop .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Nancy Grover in household of Samuel Grover, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy C Grover in household of Samuel Grover, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nancy Grover in household of Samuel Grover, "United States Census, 1860"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.