John Gransbury

1800–11 December 1857 (Age 57)
Staplehurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Gransbury was born in 1800, in Staplehurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Stephen Gransbury, was 25 and his mother, Anne Sisley, was 23. He married Mary Pickering on 7 June 1830, in Stepney, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. In 1855, at the age of 55, his occupation is listed as mason in Delaware, New York, United States. He died on 11 December 1857, in Kortright, Delaware, New York, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Gilchrist United Presbyterian Cemetery, Kortright Center, Kortright, Delaware, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Gransbury
1800–1857
Mary Pickering
1800–1872
Marriage: 7 June 1830
Margaret Gransbury
1832–
Margaret Gransbury
1834–1914
Sarah Ann Gransbury
1834–1898
Mary Gransbury
1838–1855

Spouse and Children

    Male1800–1857Male

    Mary Pickering

    Female1800–1872Female

MARRIAGE
7 June 1830
Stepney, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    Margaret Gransbury

    Female1832–Female

    Margaret Gransbury

    Female1834–1914Female

    Sarah Ann Gransbury

    Female1834–1898Female

    Mary Gransbury

    Female1838–1855Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 0

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1815

Age 15

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 23

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • John Gransbury, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • John Gransbury, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • John Gransbury, "United States Census, 1850"

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