Elizabeth <I>Harter</I> Grubb

Elizabeth Harter Grubb

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Death 18 Jun 1887 (aged 91)
Burial Lake Township, Stark County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 30781637 · View Source
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Elizabeth Harter was the daughter of George Harter who became the third wife of Jehu Grubb in 1833, after she was widowed by Abraham Bair. She had eight children with Abraham and three more with Jehu. She was said to be an excellent horsewoman. Much that we know about Jehu comes from documents filed by Elizabeth, his widow.

In June, 1984, the Canton Repository reported an interview of Elizabeth, taken 100 years before. She had been 91 years old at the time, and recalled coming to Ohio with her father George Harter in 1806, when "Canton Public Square contained only a clump of bushes with just three log cabins."


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  • Maintained by: Lynn S. Grubb
  • Originally Created by: Roger Milford
  • Added: 22 Oct 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 30781637
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Harter Grubb (29 Nov 1795–18 Jun 1887), Find a Grave Memorial no. 30781637, citing Saint Jacobs Lutheran Cemetery, Lake Township, Stark County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Lynn S. Grubb (contributor 47279289) .