Rebecca Davis

30 November 1804–15 December 1879 (Age 75)
Alstead, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Davis was born on 30 November 1804, in Alstead, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Joshua Davis, was 33 and her mother, Azubah Mansfield, was 30. She married Joseph True Grover on 18 January 1847, in Florence, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. She lived in Weber, Utah Territory, United States in 1850 and Box Elder, Box Elder, Utah Territory, United States in 1860. She died on 15 December 1879, in Uintah, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Uintah, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph True Grover
1808–1877
Rebecca Davis
1804–1879
Marriage: 18 January 1847

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 January 1847
Florence, Douglas, Nebraska, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Joshua Davis

    Male1771–1861Male

    Female1773–1859Female

siblings

(9)

    Joshua Davis

    Male1802–1803Male

    Azubah Davis

    Female1803–Female

    Female1804–1879Female

    Baruch Davis

    Male1807–1839Male

    Asa Davis

    Male1809–1897Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 4

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 21

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rebecca Grover in household of Joseph Grover, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Rebecca Grover, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Joseph Grover, "United States Census, 1850"

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