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Descendant's report for John Grover, son of William Grover and Ann Grover [Rowland]
Generation No. 1
  1. John Grover was the son of William Grover and Ann Grover [Rowland]. He was born 1762 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 3rd Aug 1762 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died Jan 1813 at Newick, Sussex, aged 50 years; buried 7th Jan 1813 at St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth Thorp on 25th Mar 1788 at St. Peter's Church, Chailey, Sussex. She was born c 1765. They had the following children:
  iAnn who was born 1788 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 10th Aug 1788 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiElizabeth who was born 1791 at Newick, Sussex; christened 6th Feb 1791 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  iiiSarah who was born 1793 at Newick, Sussex; christened 19th May 1793 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  ivPhoebe who was born 1795 at Newick, Sussex; christened 24th May 1795 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
2 vMary who was born 1797 at Newick, Sussex; christened 12th Mar 1797 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
3 viWilliam who was born 1798 at Newick, Sussex; christened 20th Sep 1798 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex; died Nov 1870 Fletching, Sussex, aged 72 years; buried 27th Nov 1870 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  viiMaria who was born 1799 at Newick, Sussex; christened 13th Oct 1799 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
4 viiiJohn who was born 1801 at Newick, Sussex
  ixBarbara who was born 1804 at Newick, Sussex; christened 19th Feb 1804 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Mary Grover was the daughter of John Grover and Elizabeth Grover [Thorp]. She was born 1797 at Newick, Sussex; christened 12th Mar 1797 at St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
  iThomas Brown who was born 1815 at Newick, Sussex; christened 17th Dec 1815 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
   
  3. William Grover, farm labourer was the son of John Grover and Elizabeth Grover [Thorp]. He was born 1798 at Newick, Sussex; christened 20th Sep 1798 at St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex; died Nov 1870 at Fletching, Sussex, aged 72 years; buried 27th Nov 1870 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married Ann Thorpe on 4th Nov 1818 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born 1802 at Isfield, Sussex; died Sep 1870 at Fletching, Sussex, aged 69 years; buried 15th Sep 1870 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. They had the following children:
5 iHenry who was born 1819 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 28th Jan 1819 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
6 iiWilliam who was born 1821 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 3rd Jun 1821 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 7th Jan 1885 Fletching, Sussex, aged 64 years; buried 12th Jan 1885 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 245
7 iiiThomas who was born 1824 at Grisling Common, Fletching, Sussex; christened 14th Mar 1824 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 5th Apr 1895 Fletching, Sussex, aged 71 years; buried 9th Apr 1895 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 558
8 ivJohn who was born 1827 at Grisling Common, Fletching, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1827 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died Jul 1895 Fletching, Sussex, aged 68 years; buried 31st Jul 1895 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
9 vJane who was born 1830 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 9th May 1830 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  viAnnesley who was born 1832 at Grisling Common, Fletching, Sussex; christened 9th Dec 1832 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  viiAnne who was born 1835 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 22nd Mar 1835 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  viiiGeorge who was born 1837 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 26th Nov 1837 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died Dec 1839 Fletching, Sussex, aged 2 years; buried 22nd Dec 1839 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  ixEmily who was born 1849 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 11th Feb 1849 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
   
  4. John Grover, farm labourer was the son of John Grover and Elizabeth Grover [Thorp]. He was born 1801 at Newick, Sussex
  He married (1) Sarah Chatfield on 28th Apr 1822 at St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex. She was born 1804; died Jan 1829 at Newick, Sussex, aged 25 years; buried 18th Jan 1829 at St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iElizabeth who was born 1822 at Newick, Sussex; christened 13th Oct 1822 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex; died Apr 1825 Newick, Sussex, aged 2 years; buried 6th Apr 1825 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  iiBarbara who was born 1824 at Newick, Sussex; christened 19th Sep 1824 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex; died May 1827 Newick, Sussex, aged 2 years; buried 18th May 1827 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  iiiMary Ann who was born 1827 at Newick, Sussex; christened 10th Jun 1827 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex; died Jan 1828 Newick, Sussex, aged 9 months; buried 16th Jan 1828 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  He married (2) Sarah Hill on 6th Dec 1829 at St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex. She was born 1806 at Horsted Keynes, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1831 at Newick, Sussex; christened 3rd Apr 1831 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  iiEllen who was born 1834 at Newick, Sussex; christened 23rd Mar 1834 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  iiiHarriet who was born 1838 at Newick, Sussex
  ivGeorge who was born 1841 at Newick, Sussex
10 vIsaac who was born 1844 at Newick, Sussex
  viAbraham who was born 1846 at Newick, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  5. Henry Grover, farm labourer was the son of William Grover, farm labourer and Ann Grover [Thorpe]. He was born 1819 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 28th Jan 1819 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married Annesley Tester on 21st Apr 1844 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born 1821 at Fletching, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iAlice who was born 1845 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 14th Sep 1845 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
   
  6. William Grover, farm labourer was the son of William Grover, farm labourer and Ann Grover [Thorpe]. He was born 1821 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 3rd Jun 1821 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 7th Jan 1885 at Fletching, Sussex, aged 64 years; buried 12th Jan 1885 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 245
  He married Jane King on 2nd Mar 1840 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born 1822 at Hurstpierpoint, Sussex; died 8th Feb 1891 at Fletching, Sussex, aged 65 years; buried 13th Feb 1891 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 245. They had the following children:
  iHarriet who was born 1842 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 13th Mar 1842 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 4th Oct 1862 Fletching, Sussex, aged 20 years; buried 12th Oct 1862 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 245
11 iiFrank who was born 1846 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 8th Nov 1846 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
   
  7. Thomas Grover, farm labourer was the son of William Grover, farm labourer and Ann Grover [Thorpe]. He was born 1824 at Grisling Common, Fletching, Sussex; christened 14th Mar 1824 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 5th Apr 1895 at Fletching, Sussex, aged 71 years; buried 9th Apr 1895 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 558
  He married Elizabeth Ann Langridge on Jan to Mar 1849, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1849 Q1 Vol 7 Page 583. She was the daughter of George Langridge, carpenter and Frances Langridge [Smith]. She was born 1827 at Horsted Keynes, Sussex; christened 7th Oct 1827 at St. Giles Parish Church, Horsted Keynes, Sussex, daughter of George Langridge (carpenter) & Frances Langridge; died 20th Apr 1892 at Fletching, Sussex, aged 64 years; buried 25th Apr 1892 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 558. They had the following children:
  iWilliam George who was born 1849 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 9th Dec 1849 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiThomas Henry who was born 1852 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 7th Mar 1852 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiiEdwin Alfred who was born 1854 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 4th Jun 1854 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
12 ivJohn Frederic who was born 1856 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 4th Jan 1857 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 4th Oct 1935 Fletching, Sussex; buried after 4th Oct 1935 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 429
13 vFrank Arthur who was born 1864 at Grisling Common, Fletching, Sussex; christened 6th Mar 1864 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 17th Jun 1947 Fletching, Sussex; buried after 17th Jun 1947 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 424
   
  8. John Grover, farm labourer was the son of William Grover, farm labourer and Ann Grover [Thorpe]. He was born 1827 at Grisling Common, Fletching, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1827 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died Jul 1895 at Fletching, Sussex, aged 68 years; buried 31st Jul 1895 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married (1) Lucy Thorpe on Apr to June 1850, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1850 Q2 Vol 7 Page 747. She was the daughter of John Thorpe and Mary Thorpe. She was born 1830 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 23rd May 1830 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died Aug 1860 at Fletching, Sussex, aged 31 years; buried 22nd Aug 1860 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMary Anne who was born 1852 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 7th Nov 1852 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died Oct 1857 Fletching, Sussex, aged 5 years; buried 25th Oct 1857 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiAnn who was born 1855 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 25th Jan 1855 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died Nov 1857 Fletching, Sussex, aged 2+ years; buried 1st Nov 1857 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiiFanny Jane who was born 1857 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 24th Nov 1857 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died Apr 1858 Fletching, Sussex, aged 6 months; buried 2nd Apr 1858 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  ivWilliam who was born 1859 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 3rd Apr 1859 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married (2) Naomi Divall on 31st Aug 1861 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was the daughter of William Divall, farm labourer and Jane Divall [Smith]. She was born 1822 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1822 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, daughter of William Divall (labourer) and Jane Divall; died Jan 1891 at Fletching, Sussex, aged 67 years; buried 23rd Jan 1891 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. They had the following children:
14 iJames who was born 1862 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 4th May 1862 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 6th Aug 1933 Fletching, Sussex; buried after 6th Aug 1933 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 311
  iiGeorge who was born 1864 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 10th Jul 1864 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died 24th Mar 1911 Fletching, Sussex; buried after 24th Mar 1911 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 558
15 iiiFrederic who was born 1867 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 23rd Jun 1867 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
   
  9. Jane Thorpe [Grover] was the daughter of William Grover, farm labourer and Ann Grover [Thorpe]. She was born 1830 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 9th May 1830 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  She married Thomas Thorpe on 11th Feb 1850 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. He was born 1829
   
  10. Isaac Grover, post master was the son of John Grover, labourer and Sarah Grover [Hill]. He was born 1844 at Newick, Sussex
  He married Eliza Grover on Jan to Mar 1869, registered at Lewes District, Sussex, ref: 1869 Q1 Vol 2b Page 223. She was born 1842 at Lewes, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iHephzabah Ann who was born 1870 at Uckfield, Sussex
  iiCecilia G. J. who was born 1874 at Uckfield, Sussex
  iiiFrederick G. who was born 1876 at Uckfield, Sussex
  ivFlorence S. who was born 1880 at Uckfield, Sussex
   
Generation No. 4
  11. Frank Grover was the son of William Grover, farm labourer and Jane Grover [King]. He was born 1846 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 8th Nov 1846 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married Ellen Smith on 18th Jul 1868 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born c 1850
   
  12. John Frederic Grover, labourer was the son of Thomas Grover, farm labourer and Elizabeth Ann Grover [Langridge]. He was born 1856 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 4th Jan 1857 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 4th Oct 1935 at Fletching, Sussex; buried after 4th Oct 1935 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 429
  He married Elizabeth Jean Goldsmith on 22nd Apr 1882 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born 1859 at Laughton, Sussex; died 30th Mar 1941 at Fletching, Sussex; buried after 30th Mar 1941 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 429. They had the following children:
  iAnnie Louisa who was born 1887 at Grisling Common, Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Jan 1888 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
   
  13. Frank Arthur Grover, grocer was the son of Thomas Grover, farm labourer and Elizabeth Ann Grover [Langridge]. He was born 1864 at Grisling Common, Fletching, Sussex; christened 6th Mar 1864 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 17th Jun 1947 at Fletching, Sussex; buried after 17th Jun 1947 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 424
  He married Ellen Fenner on before 3rd Nov 1891 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was the daughter of George Fenner, harness maker and farmer and Harriet Fenner [Gilbert]. She was born 1860 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 2nd Sep 1860 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, daughter of George Fenner (saddler) & Harriett Fenner; died 15th Jun 1937 at Fletching, Sussex; buried after 15th Jun 1937 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 424. They had the following children:
  iEveline who was born 1893 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 2nd Jul 1893 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
   
  14. James Grover, carter was the son of John Grover, farm labourer and Naomi Grover [Divall]. He was born 1862 at Piltdown, Fletching, Sussex; christened 4th May 1862 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex; died 6th Aug 1933 at Fletching, Sussex; buried after 6th Aug 1933 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 311
  He married Margaret Packham on 28th Dec 1895 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was the daughter of Reuben Packham, master wheelwright and Mary Ann Packham [Baker]. She was born 1871 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 3rd Dec 1871 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, daughter of Reuben Packham (wheelwright) and Mary Ann Packham. They had the following children:
  iJames who was born 1896 at Louisa Cottage, Down Street, Fletching, Sussex; christened 7th Jun 1896 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiNellie who was born 13th Apr 1899 at Kingswood Cottage, Fletching, Sussex; christened 16th Jul 1899 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiiMargaret who was born 1902 at Fletching, Sussex
  ivGeorge who was born 1904 at Fletching, Sussex; died 1984 Brighton, Sussex
   
  15. Frederic Grover, labourer was the son of John Grover, farm labourer and Naomi Grover [Divall]. He was born 1867 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 23rd Jun 1867 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  He married Sophy Pollard on Apr to June 1896, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1896 Q2 Vol 2b Page 253. She was born 1866 at Fletching, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMadeleine who was born 1897 at Isfield, Sussex; christened 25th Jul 1897 St. Margaret's Church, Isfield, Sussex; died Sep 1898 Isfield, Sussex, aged 1+ years; buried 19th Sep 1898 St. Margaret's Church, Isfield, Sussex
  iiMargaret who was born 1900 at Isfield, Sussex; christened 14th Jan 1900 St. Margaret's Church, Isfield, Sussex
   

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