Edward Grover

27 March 1857–
Burghfield, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward

When Edward Grover was born on 27 March 1857, in Burghfield, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Grover, was 30 and his mother, Lucy Allen, was 27. He married Fanny Eagles about June 1880, in Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891.

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Family Time Line

Edward Grover
1857–
Fanny Eagles
1861–
Marriage: about June 1880
Alice Annie Grover
1881–
Walter Grover
1882–1908
Fanny Grover
1883–1905
Kate Grover
1886–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about June 1880
Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 23

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 27

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 47

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

1 North German: occupational name for a ditch or grave digger, from Middle Low German grove ‘hollow’, ‘grave’.2 Americanized form of German and Swiss Gruber .3 Southern English: topographic name for someone who lived by a grove, a variant of Grove 1 + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Edward Grover, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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