Rueben Grove

19 March 1777–16 September 1866 (Age 89)
Loudoun, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Rueben

When Rueben Grove was born on 19 March 1777, in Loudoun, Virginia, United States, his father, John Grove, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Lambert Stapleton, was 25. He married Nancy Mayes on 19 February 1806, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 16 September 1866, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Grainger, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rueben Grove
Nancy Mayes
Marriage: 19 February 1806
Henry Grove
Mildred ( Milly) Grove( s)
Elizabeth L. Grove
Martha Grove
Reuben Grove Jr
Nancy Grove
Mary ( Polly) Grove( s)
Julia A C Grove
Rachel M. Groves
George H Grove

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 February 1806Grainger, Tennessee, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital
    Age 3
    On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
    1781 · The First Constitution
    Age 4
    Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
    Age 26
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 8781;2007: 16484; 2010: 21732)English: topographic name for someone who lived by a grove or thicket, from Middle English grove, Old English grāf, or a habitational name from any of various places so named.English (of French Huguenot origin): Anglicized form of French Le Groux (see Groux ) or Le Greux.

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Reuben Groves, "United States Census, 1830"
    • Ruben Grove, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
    • Ruben Grove, "United States Census, 1860"

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