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John Venrich Grove
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Birth: May 2, 1761
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1811
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA

John V Grove & his father, Jacob Graff were veterans of the American Revolutionary war.

Wife, Mary Brown, daughter of William Brown [1745-1810] & Elizabeth Shepherd [1738-1788]. Elizabeth was a direct decendent of Thomas Shepherd of Shepherdstown, West Virginia, USA.

John V Grove, son of Jacob Graff and Catherine [Staley] Grove [see Jacob Graff German Reformed church cemetery in Sharpsburg, Washington, Maryland.

Attached to the will of John Grove is a note that states "this family spells the name GROVE".

Deeds relating to Jacob's will states "John Grove, late of Fayette county, Pennsylvania gets a 9th part of the estate of said Jacob Graff/Grove and mentions all of John's children:

Sarah, Jacob, Elizabeth, Catherine B, Shepherd B, John V, Parry B, Levi B, Hannah M, William B, Stephen, Harvey & Mary.

This cemetery is located next to Jacob's Lutheran church, ten miles outside of Masontown.
See: The Groff Book, Vol 2, page 98

Family links: 
  Jacob Groff (1737 - 1819)
  Catherine Staley Grove (1742 - 1823)
  Mary Brown Grove (1768 - 1812)*
  Elizabeth Grove Sparks (1789 - 1839)*
  Catherine Brown Grove Auld (1791 - 1872)*
  Shepard B Grove (1793 - 1859)*
  Levi Grove (1798 - 1876)*
  Hannah Matilda Grove Parshall (1800 - 1881)*
  Jacob Grove (1759 - 1834)*
  John Venrich Grove (1761 - 1811)
  Henry Grove (1765 - 1849)*
  Peter Grove (1767 - 1812)*
  Philip Grove (1775 - 1841)*
*Calculated relationship
Jacob's Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
Maintained by: FamilyHunt
Originally Created by: kenneth grove
Record added: Dec 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63015119
John Venrich Grove
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- Bob
 Added: Oct. 6, 2015
My 2nd cousin 6x removed
- Penny Carpenter - Clark
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014
RIP 4th gr grandfather.
- Annette Gauthier
 Added: Feb. 5, 2014

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