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Jessie T. Bernard Groover
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1862
Tallahassee
Leon County
Florida, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1941
Jacksonville
Duval County
Florida, USA

She was the daughter of Judge Jesse Talbot Bernard, who was Staff Officer and Assistant Quartermaster of the 8th Florida Infantry.

Mother of Robert Overton, Mary B., Allen B., & Martha Lee Groover.

(special thanks to Florida State University archivist, Eddie Woodward for the following info)

Jessie was one of the first two people to be awarded diplomas by West Florida Seminary (predecessor to FSU). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jesse Tolbert Bernard (1829 - 1909)
  Mary Elizabeth Bradford Bernard (1827 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Frank Clayton Groover (1861 - 1944)
 
 Children:
  Robert Overton Groover (1888 - 1944)*
  Frank C. Groover (1889 - 1890)*
  Mary B Groover Gregg (1891 - 1919)*
  Martha Lee Groover (1898 - 1904)*
 
 Siblings:
  Overton Bernard (1856 - 1903)*
  Rebecca Ruby Bernard Byrd (1859 - 1934)*
  Jessie T. Bernard Groover (1862 - 1941)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: shared stone with Allen Bernard Groover, Frank C Groover, Frank C Groover Jr, Mary B Groover Gregg, Martha E Groover and Robert Overton Groover
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Jacksonville
Duval County
Florida, USA
Plot: Section A
 
Created by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
Record added: Oct 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60903512
Jessie T. <i>Bernard</i> Groover
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
Jessie T. <i>Bernard</i> Groover
Added by: Johnny
 
 
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God Bless You Ma`am
- Cherry Solly (UDC)
 Added: Aug. 13, 2011
Searching for descendants of Jessie. Please contact Martha Reid Chapter at marthareid19@comcast.net if you are a descendant. Thank you
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Apr. 5, 2011
Charter member of Martha Reid Chapter 19, UDC
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Oct. 31, 2010
 
 
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