Sophia Lucy Grover

1869–1940 (Age 70)
Dallas, Barron, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Sophia Lucy

When Sophia Lucy Grover was born on 6 November 1869, in Dallas, Barron, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Woodbury Stephen Grover, was 38 and her mother, Angelina Potter, was 31. She married Isaac Pecore on 13 March 1891, in Barron, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Wisconsin, United States in 1870. She died on 15 May 1940, in Dallas, Barron, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Dallas, Barron, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sophia Lucy Grover
Isaac Pecore
Marriage: 13 March 1891
Merritt Lawrence Pecore
Bernice Pecore
Angeline Angie Pecore
Warren Grover Pecore
Freeman Pecore
John T Pecore
Joseph Pecore

Spouse & Children

13 March 1891
Barron, Wisconsin, United States


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Parents & Siblings



+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · P.T. Barnum's Circus Established in Wisconsin

Age 1

P.T. Barnum's Grand Traveling Museum, Menagerie, Caravan & Hippodrome was established in Delavan, Wisconsin in 1870.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lucy Pecore in household of Isaac Pecore, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lucy Grover in household of Wm S Grover, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucy Grover in household of Woodbury S Grover, "United States Census, 1880"

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