Pleasant H Grubb

1804–6 September 1863 (Age 59)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Pleasant H

When Pleasant H Grubb was born in 1804, in Virginia, United States, his father, Andrew W Grubb, was 31 and his mother, Martha Tharp, was 25. He married Martha Reed on 2 May 1830, in Cass, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 6 September 1863, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Gifford Cemetery, Monroe, Jasper, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pleasant H Grubb
1804–1863
Martha Reed
1809–1889
Marriage: 2 May 1830
Amanda Grubb
1832–1919
Catherine Grubb
1834–1873
Eliza Ann Grubb
1837–1871
Eliza Sue Grubb
1838–
Emily G. Grubb
1840–1923
Sylvester Grubb
1843–
William Zachary Taylor Grubb
1845–1917
Howie Grubb
1847–
Homer Grubb
1850–

Spouse and Children

    Male1804–1863Male

    Martha Reed

    Female1809–1889Female

MARRIAGE
2 May 1830
Cass, Michigan, United States
children

(9)

    Amanda Grubb

    Female1832–1919Female

    Catherine Grubb

    Female1834–1873Female

    Eliza Ann Grubb

    Female1837–1871Female

    Eliza Sue Grubb

    Female1838–Female

    Emily G. Grubb

    Female1840–1923Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1804

Age 0

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 8

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 16

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Phasant Grubb, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Pleasant Grubb in entry for William Grubb, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"
  • Pleasant Grubb, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"

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