Fred Grover

2 February 1855–1902 (Age 46)
Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Fred

When Fred Grover was born on 2 February 1855, in Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Grover, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Butler, was 23. He married Janet Bromley Kirkwood on 23 June 1879, in Ipswich, Queensland, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1902, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Fred Grover
Janet Bromley Kirkwood
Marriage: 23 June 1879
Agnes Cecelia Grover
James Grover
Sarah Elizabeth Grover
Alan Frederick Grover

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 June 1879Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    World Events (2)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 25
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    Age 29
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Indian Rakesh, Raj, Rajiv, Sanjay, Subhash, Vijay, Amrit, Atul, Harish, Naveen, Rashmi, Sunil.North German: occupational name for a ditch or grave digger, from Middle Low German grove ‘hollow, grave’.Americanized form of German and Swiss German Gruber .

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Fred Grover in household of James Grover, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
    • Fred Grover, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
    • Sarah Elizabeth Turner in the Australia, Death Index, 1787

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