Lyman H. Grover

Brief Life History of Lyman H.

When Lyman H. Grover was born in 1801, in Fleming, Cayuga, New York, United States, his father, Capt. Zadock Grover, was 32 and his mother, Wealthia Ann Hamilton, was 27. He married Lucy Ann Barber about 1823, in Fleming, Cayuga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Burnett, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States in 1850. He died in 1860, at the age of 59.

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Lyman H. Grover
Lucy Ann Barber
Marriage: about 1823
Olive Grover
Franklin B Grover
Lyman T Grover
Mary L Grover
Elizabeth C Grover

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  • Lyman H Grover, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lyman H. Grover in entry for Franklin B. Grover, "Wisconsin, Death Records, 1867-1907"

World Events (7)


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

1803 · The U.S doubles in size

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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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