Maria Harley

25 July 1773–16 March 1851 (Age 77)
Salford Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Maria

When Maria Harley was born on 25 July 1773, in Salford Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Rudolph Becker Harley III, was 24 and her mother, Barbara Bach, was 22. She married David Grubb on 7 June 1792. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in North Coventry Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. She died on 16 March 1851, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Grubb
Maria Harley
Marriage: 7 June 1792
Rudolf Grubb
Moses Grubb
Abraham Grubb
Mary Grubb
Isaac Grubb
Peter Grubb
Samuel Grubb
Hana Grubb
Beke Grubb
Rebecca Grubb

Spouse and Children

7 June 1792


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 3

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 21

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

1 English (now mainly in Scotland; also West Midlands and Welsh border): habitational name from places in Shropshire and West Yorkshire, so named from Old English hær ‘rock’, ‘heap of stones’ or hara ‘hare’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’. In some cases the name may be topographic.2 Irish: when not of English origin, this is an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEarghaile ‘descendant of Earghal’, a variant of the personal name Fearghal without the initial F- ( see Farrell ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Grubb in household of David Grubb, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Grubb in entry for David Grubb, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • Mary in entry for David Grubb, "Pennsylvania Deaths and Burials, 1720-1999"

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