Jonas Salisbury Groves

3 November 1882–15 September 1977 (Age 94)
Osborn, Charleston, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Jonas Salisbury

When Jonas Salisbury Groves was born on 3 November 1882, in Osborn, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, his father, George Jackson Groves Jr, was 30 and his mother, Emma Douglass, was 25. He married Carrie Rosalee Hollins on 19 April 1903. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States in 1940 and Charleston, South Carolina, United States in 1977. He died on 15 September 1977, in Kingstree, Williamsburg, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Bethany Cemetery, Charleston, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jonas Salisbury Groves
Carrie Rosalee Hollins
Marriage: 19 April 1903
Carrie M. Groves
Mayfield John Haygood Groves
Jannie Mabelle Groves
Ira Eugene Groves
Estelle Groves
Letha Mae Groves
Olive Endfinger Groves

Spouse and Children

19 April 1903


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 25

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Grove 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jonas S Groves, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Jonos S Groves, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jonas S Groves, "United States Census, 1940"

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