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Levi Grove

Male 1798 - 1876  (77 years)


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  • Name Levi Grove 
    Born 6 Dec 1798  Fayette County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Mar 1876  Greensburg Twp., Putnam County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I282  Carl
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father John Grove,   b. 2 May 1761, York, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1811, Fayette County, German Twp., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Mary Brown,   b. 15 Sep 1768,   d. 15 Jan 1842  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 6 Feb 1785 
    Family ID F168  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Rohrer,   b. Abt 1803, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John R. Grove,   b. 26 Dec 1822, Fayette County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1902, Putnam County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Levi B. Grove, Jr.,   b. 19 May 1829, Columbiana County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1903, Wakarusa, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Nancy Jane Grove,   b. 4 Aug 1831, Piqua, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1913, Lawton, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Mary Grove,   b. 1835, Putnam County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Stephen Grove,   b. 1838, Putnam County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Eliza Grove,   b. 1845, Putnam County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death record, Putnam County Vol.1, p. 26, died of stomach disorder. Listed as Levi Groves. States place of birth as Westmoreland County--neighboring county to Fayette County, PA. Most evidence supports Fayette County as being actual birtl . His father died in 1811, when he would have been about 13, he had several guardians appointed, lived in Baltimore, Md. with older brother John, and (possibly in W. Va.) with Shepherd Grove. Place of marriage unknown. Oldest son, John R. Gro ve gives birth place (in 1822) as Fayette Co. PA. May have lived in Columbiana County, OH (Levi B., Jr. gives his birth in 1829 as being in Columbiana County). Moved to Putnam County PA in 1833 according to Putnam County History book, listing f or 1880 Atlas, Putnam County--early pioneers under 1833 heading. 1840 Census, Putnam County Ohio, Greensburg Twp., aged between 40-50. 1850 Census, Putnam County Ohio, Greensburg Twp. (children's names taken from this census)

      1870 United States Federal Census
      about Levi Groves
      Name: Levi Groves
      Birth Year: abt 1798
      Age in 1870: 72
      Birthplace: Pennsylvania
      Home in 1870: Greensburg, Putnam, Ohio
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Value of real estate: View image
      Post Office: Sheridan
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      John Groves 47
      Mary Groves 44
      David Groves 20
      Orlando Groves 13
      Luona Groves 9
      Leroy Groves 7
      Levi Groves 72

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      1850 United States Federal Census
      about Levi Groves
      Name: Levi Groves
      Age: 21
      Estimated birth year: abt 1829
      Birth Place: Ohio
      Gender: Male
      Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Greensburg, Putnam, Ohio
      Family Number: 59
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Levi Groves 53
      Mary Groves 47
      Levi Groves 21
      Nancy Groves 19
      Mary Groves 15
      Stephen Groves 12
      Elija Groves 5

      1840 United States Federal Census
      about Levi Grove
      Name: Levi Grove
      Township: Greensburg
      County: Putnam
      State: Ohio