Charles Grover

about December 1873–
Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Charles

When Charles Grover was born about December 1873, in Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Grover, was 30 and his mother, Martha Hannah Spencer, was 26. He married Alice Baker on 18 September 1897, in Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Earley, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Reading St Giles, Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Family Time Line

Charles Grover
1873–
Alice Baker
1875–
Marriage: 18 September 1897
Charles James Grover
1899–
Frederick William Grover
1900–
Samuel Grover
1905–

Spouse and Children

    Male1873–Male

    Alice Baker

    Female1875–Female

MARRIAGE
18 September 1897
Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(3)

    Charles James Grover

    Male1899–Male

    Frederick William Grover

    Male1900–Male

    Samuel Grover

    Male1905–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 7

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

Age 11

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

Age 31

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Grover in household of James Grover, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Charles Grover in household of James Grover, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Charles Grover, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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