David Grubb

19 July 1768–3 September 1852 (Age 84)
Coventry Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of David

When David Grubb was born on 19 July 1768, in Coventry Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, his father, Abraham Uplinger Grubb, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth Tresy, was 38. He married Maria Harley on 7 June 1792. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in North Coventry Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. He died on 3 September 1852, in Coventry Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, East Coventry Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Grubb
1768–1852
Maria Harley
1773–1851
Marriage: 7 June 1792
Rudolf Grubb
1790–1800
Moses Grubb
1812–1875
Abraham Grubb
1794–1866
Mary Grubb
1796–1883
Isaac Grubb
1798–1798
Peter Grubb
1801–1882
Samuel Grubb
1803–1885
Hana Grubb
1806–1853
Beke Grubb
1810–1811
Rebecca Grubb
1810–1811
Grubb
1813–1813

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 June 1792
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Abraham Uplinger Grubb

    Male1744–1814Male

    Elizabeth Tresy

    Female1730–1845Female

siblings

(2)

    Henry Krupp

    Male1757–Male

    Male1768–1852Male

World Events (8)

1776

Age 8

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 8

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1791

Age 23

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

1 English: derogatory nickname for a small person, from Middle English grub ‘insect larva’.2 This is a PA name probably representing German Grube .

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Grubb, "United States Census, 1850"
  • David Grubb in entry for Hannah Grubb, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • David Grubb, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Deaths and Burials, 1856-1971"

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