Jesse Grider

1790– (Age NaN)
Mercer, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Jesse

When Jesse Grider was born in 1790, in Mercer, Kentucky, United States, his father, Sergeant Henry Grider Sr., was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Smith, was 26. He married Mary Long on 16 August 1810, in Warren, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Warren, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Fayette, Tennessee, United States in 1850.

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Jesse Grider
Mary Long
Henry E. Grider
Ellen Grider
John H Grider
Jesse S. Grider
Sarah J Grider

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World Events (3)

Age 1
Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights
Age 1
After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1792 · Becomes the 15th State
Age 2
On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains

Name Meaning

Americanized form of South German Greiter, itself a variant or an altered form of South German Greuter and Swiss German Grütter or Grüter (see Grueter ). Compare Greider , Gryder and Kreider .History: The ancestors of many of the American Griders were Mennonites from Switzerland who, because of religious persecution, fled to the Palatinate in Germany and later, in the beginning of the 18th century, emigrated to PA (see Kreider ).

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

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Sources (6)

  • Jesse Grider, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Jesse Greider, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Jesse Grider, "United States Census, 1830"

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