Husband of Cynthia Ann Shaver Grounds Dec.15-1832-Dec.1905. Married Sert.17-1847 in Houston County, Texas Son of George C.Grounds 12-25-1803-9-8-1860 and Catherine Rice Grounds 1810-1880.
John was the eldest son of George Grounds (b.1804) and Catherine Rice (1808-1880). His mother had eleven (11) children. Information for the above came from the book "Daughters of Republic of Texas, Volume 1" by Turner Publishing Company, page 116