Homer Worth Grove

20 June 1904–19 March 1982 (Age 77)
Kent, Portage, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Homer Worth

When Homer Worth Grove was born on 20 June 1904, in Kent, Portage, Ohio, United States, his father, Emmett Orville Grove, was 34 and his mother, Linnie Della Overholt, was 18. He married Inez Charlotte Schahrer on 20 January 1930, in Lincoln, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Lincoln, Logan, Illinois, United States for about 10 years and Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 19 March 1982, at the age of 77, and was buried in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Homer Worth Grove
1904–1982
Inez Charlotte Schahrer
1909–1998
Marriage: 20 January 1930
Homer Worth Grove Jr
1935–2012

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1930Lincoln, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 2
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
    1910 · Boy Scouts of America
    Age 6
    When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
    1925 · Woman's World's Fair
    Age 21
    The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived by a grove or thicket, from Middle English grove, Old English grāf, or a habitational name from any of various places so named.English (of French Huguenot origin): Anglicized form of French Le Groux (see Groux ) or Le Greux.German: northern variant of Grob .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Groves
    Groux

    Sources (11)

    • Homer Worth Grove, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
    • Homer W Grove in household of Emmitt O Grove, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Homer Grove, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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