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 John Ernest Congrove

John Ernest Congrove

Birth
Meigs County, Ohio, USA
Death 29 Sep 1957 (aged 75)
Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA
Burial Sardis, Monroe County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 184669429 · View Source
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John Congrove is the son of Edward Franklin Congrove and Mary Grace Thomas.

Meigs County, Ohio Birth Registers, 1882-1892, Vol. 2, page 53, line 35
-Name: John Ernest Congrove
-Gender: Male
-Birth Date: 21 Aug 1882
-Birth Place: Olive Twp, Meigs County, Ohio
-Father: E Congrove
-Mother: G Thomas
-Parents Residence: Olive Township

Per the 1900 U.S. Census, John Congrove resided in Olive Township, Meigs County, Ohio. Listed are:
-Edward Congrove, born May 1847, age 53
-Grace Congrove, born May 1846, age 54
-John Congrove, born Oct 1882, age 17
-Gertrude Congrove, born May 1885, age 15
-Frederick Congrove, born Jul 1879, age 20
-Millie Congrove, born Aug 1877, age 22, Daughter-in-Law
-Debbie Congrove, born Jul 1872, age 27

In 1900, John's parents are listed as married 35 years. His mother is listed with 10 children born and 8 children living.

John's known siblings are:
Priscilla "Cylla" Congrove Chevalier (1867-1950)
William H. Congrove (1868-1934)
Adonia L. "Bird" Congrove Hull (1871-1957)
Deborah Elizabeth Congrove Parks (1873-1929)
Mary F. Congrove (1876- ? )
Charles Edward Congrove (1877-1932)
Frederick Alfred Congrove (1878-1944)
Gertrude M. Congrove Adams (1885-1960)
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John was married to:
Maud Lulu Bowersock - 1904
Della Koher Brown - 1932

John is known to have 6 children.
By Maud:
Gale Ernest Congrove (1905-1963)
Harry Congrove (1909- ? )
Stuart Carol Congrove (1910-1978)

By Della:
Edna Lucille Congrove (1937-1937)
Mildred Susan Congrove Cooper
Charles E. Congrove (1938-2013)

Columbiana County, Ohio Marriage Records, 1903-1905, Vol. 18, Page 211, Number 422
-Groom: John E. Congrove
-Age: 22 as of 21 Aug 1905
-Birthplace: Parkersburg, West Va
-Residence: Calcutta, Columbiana County, Ohio
-Previously Married: No
-Father: Edward Congrove
-Mother: Grace Thomas

-Bride: Maud Bowersock
-Age: 19 as of 12 Aug 1905
-Birthplace: Sistersville, West Va
-Residence: Calcutta, Columbiana County, Ohio
-Previously Married: No
-Father: Abner Bowersock
-Mother: Jennie Pierce
-Marriage: 3 Sep 1904
-Marriage Place: Columbiana County, Ohio

Per the 1910 U.S. Census, John and Maud Congrove resided in St Clair Township, Columbiana County, Ohio. (Census taken 29 Apr 1910) Listed are:
-John E Congrove, age 26, born Ohio
-Maud L Congrove, age 25, born Ohio
-Gale E Congrove, age 4, born Ohio
-Harry Congrove, age 1 4/12, born Ohio
-Stewert C Congrove, age 2/12, born Ohio

In 1910, John and Maud are listed as married 5 years. Maud is listed with 3 children born and 3 children living.

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
-Name: John Ernest Congrove
-Age: 36
-Birth Date: 21 Aug 1882
-Residence: East Liverpool, Columbiana County, Ohio
-Occupation: Ohio Penitentiary
-Nearest Relative: Maud Congrove
-Relative Address: East Liverpool, Columbiana County, Ohio

West Virginia Marriage License, Wetzel County, Page 44
-Groom: John E Congrove
-Age: 42
-Birth Place: Wetzel County, W.Va
-Residence: Pine Grove, Wetzel County, W.Va

-Bride: Della Brown
-Age: 32
-Birth Place: Wetzel County, W.Va
-Residence: Pine Grove, Wetzel County, W.Va
-Marriage Date: 18 Nov 1933
-Marriage Place: Wetzel County, West Virginia
-Performed by: A. R. Young, Minister of the Gospel

Per the 1940 U.S. Census, John and Della Congrove resided in Jackson Township, Monroe County, Ohio. Listed are:
-John Congrove, age 58, born Ohio
-Della Congrove, age 39, born Ohio
-Joseph Koher, age 20, born Ohio, Stepson
-James Brown, age 18, born Ohio, Stepson
-Lawrence Brown, age 14, born Ohio, Stepson
-Mildred J Congrove, age 6, born Ohio, Daughter
-Charles E Congrove, age 2, born Ohio,Son

U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
-Name: John Earnest Congrove
-Age: 61
-Birth Place: Meggs County, Ohio [sic]
-Birth Date: 21 Aug 1881
-Residence: Sardis, Monroe County, Ohio
-Employer: Farmer
-Place of Employment: Sardis, Monroe County, Ohio
-Person who will always know your address: Mrs. John E. Congrove
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FUNERAL NOTICE
The Steubenville Herald-Star, Steubenville, Ohio, Tuesday, 1 Oct 1957

John E. Congrove - 2 p.m. Wednesday, Locust Grove Church. The Rev. Mr. J. W. Crawford officiating. Burial in Locust Grove Cemetery. Brief services will be held Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. in the Rush Run Funeral Home, Sardis.



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  • Created by: Clan Memorials
  • Added: 27 Oct 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 184669429
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Ernest Congrove (21 Aug 1882–29 Sep 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 184669429, citing Locust Grove Cemetery, Sardis, Monroe County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Clan Memorials (contributor 48043581) .