David Grubb

Male19 July 1768–3 September 1852

Brief Life History of David

When David Grubb was born on 19 July 1768, in Coventry Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Abraham Uplinger Grubb, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth Tresy, was 39. He married Maria Harley on 7 June 1792. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 3 September 1852, in North 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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David Grubb
Maria Harley
Marriage: 7 June 1792
Rudolf Grubb
Abraham Grubb
Mary Grubb
Isaac Grubb
Peter Grubb
Samuel Grubb
Hana Grubb
Moses Grubb
Beke Grubb
Rebecca Grubb

Sources (13)

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

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  • Marriage
    7 June 1792
  • Children (11)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)


    Age 8

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


    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.


    Age 23

    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

    Name Meaning

    English: unflattering nickname for a physically small person, from Middle English grub(be), grob(be), crubbe; ‘grub, insect larva’.

    Probably an Americanized form of German Grube .

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

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