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Descendants of Andrew GROVES

This is a “Work in Progress”. The Data presented here is corrected to 5th September 2017. Confirmation of GRO References has NOT been made by purchase of Certificates except in the case of very close relatives.

Comments, correction (AND Additions) would be welcomed by Jim who can be contacted at:  fromefamhist@yahoo.co.uk

Generation No. 1

  1. ANDREW2 GROVES (JAMES1) was born 1765. He married ELIZABETH.

More About ANDREW GROVES:

Baptism: 1 January 1766, St Osmond’s EVERSHOT Dorset

Baptism data: 15 November 2007, Email from Michael Sprackling

Child of ANDREW GROVES and ELIZABETH is:

  1. i. ANDREW3 GROVES, b. Abt. 1789, GREAT TOLLER Dorsetshire; d. Bef. 31 March 1873, BEAMINSTER Regn Dist – age 86.

Generation No. 2

  1. ANDREW3 GROVES (ANDREW2, JAMES1) was born Abt. 1789 in GREAT TOLLER Dorsetshire, and died Bef. 31 March 1873 in BEAMINSTER Regn Dist – age 86. He married HANNAH DURNFORD 12 May 1826 in St Osmund’s MELBURY OSMOND Dorset. She was born Abt. 1798 in WRAXALL Dorsetshire, and died Bef. 31 March 1875 in BEAMINSTER Regn Dist – age 76.

More About ANDREW GROVES:

1841 census: Age 50 – Ag Lab – TOLLER PORCORUM Dorsetshire

1851 census: Age 61 – Ag Lab – TOLLER PORCORUM Dorsetshire – says born SYMONDSBURY Dorsetshire

1861 CENSUS: Age 71 – Ag Lab – Benville CORSCOMBE Dorsetshire

1867: 7 November, Labourer

1871 CENSUS: Age 84 – Pauper – Benville CORSCOMBE Dorsetshire – says born EVERSHOT Dorsetshire

Baptism: 24 June 1789, St Osmond’s EVERSHOT Dorset

Baptism data: 15 November 2007, Email from Michael Sprackling

Born 2: 5 June 1789, EVERSHOT Dorset – Email from Michael Sprackling 15/11/2007

Death Regn: 1873, BEAMINSTER Regn Dist 5a 257 Mar Qtr

More About HANNAH DURNFORD:

1841 census: Age 40

1851 census: Age 50

1861 CENSUS: Age 62

1871 CENSUS: Age 70

Death Regn: 1875, BEAMINSTER Regn Dist 5a 354 Mar Qtr

More About ANDREW GROVES and HANNAH DURNFORD:

Marriage: 12 May 1826, St Osmund’s MELBURY OSMOND Dorset

Children of ANDREW GROVES and HANNAH DURNFORD are:

  1. THOMAS4 GROVES, b. Abt. 1830, POWERSTOCK Dorsetshire.
    More About THOMAS GROVES:
    1841 census: Is this he? – Age 12 – Ag Lab – Woolcombe TOLLER PORCORUM Dorsetshire – with Henry Watts & family
    1851 census: Age 20 – Ag Lab – at home
    1861 CENSUS: not traced 110106
  1. ANNE GROVES, b. Abt. 1831, Dorsetshire.
    More About ANNE GROVES:
    1841 census: Age 10
    1851 census: not traced 110106

iii. RICHARD GROVES, b. Abt. 1833, POWERSTOCK Dorsetshire.

    More About RICHARD GROVES:
    1841 census: Age 8
    1851 census: Age 17 – Ag Lab
    1861 CENSUS: not traced 110106
  1. ANN SOPHIA GROVES, b. Abt. 1835, TOLLER PORCORUM Dorsetshire.
    More About ANN SOPHIA GROVES:
    1841 census: Age 6
    1851 census: Age 15 – at home
    1861 CENSUS: not traced 110106
  1. ALFRED GROVES, b. Bef. 31 December 1837, Dorsetshire; d. Bef. 1851, no trace after 1841 census.
    More About ALFRED GROVES:
    1841 census: Age 4
    1851 census: not traced 110106
    Birth Regn: 1837, BEAMINSTER Regn Dist 8 3 Dec Qtr
    Death Regn: 1845, Is this he? – DORCHESTER Regn Dist 8 34 Dec Qtr
  1. vi. LEVI GROVES, b. Abt. 1838, GREAT TOLLER Dorsetshire.

vii. ELIZABETH GROVES, b. Abt. 1841, TOLLER PORCORUM Dorsetshire.

    More About ELIZABETH GROVES: 1851 census: Age 9 – Scholar

viii. MARY GROVES, b. Abt. 1848, GREAT TOLLER Dorsetshire.

    More About MARY GROVES:
    1851 census: Age 2 – says born TOLLER PORCORUM Dorsetshire
    1861 CENSUS: Age 12

Generation No. 3

  1. LEVI4 GROVES (ANDREW3, ANDREW2, JAMES1) was born Abt. 1838 in GREAT TOLLER Dorsetshire. He married SARAH ELIZABETH HERRIDGE 7 November 1867 in St Mary’s MOTCOMBE Dorset, daughter of GEORGE HERRIDGE and MARY ANN. She was born Abt. 1840 in MOTCOMBE Dorsetshire, and died Bef. 31 March 1901 in PONTYPRIDD Regn Dist – age 59.

More About LEVI GROVES:

1841 census: Age 1

1851 census: Age 11 – Ag Lab – at home – says born TOLLER PORCORUM Dorsetshire

1861 CENSUS: Age 20 – Ag Lab – at home

1867: 7 November, Age 25

1871 CENSUS: Age 29 – Ag Lab – CORSCOMBE Dorsetshire

1881 census: Age 39 – Haulier – 29 Union Street LLANTWITFARDRE Glamorgan

1891 Census: Age 52 – Coal Merchant – Tramroad side (4 Davies Row) LLANTWITFARDRE Glamorgan

1896: 2 June, Haulier

1901 CENSUS: Age 62 – widower – General Haulier own account – 5 Upper Vaughan Street LLANTRISANT Glamorgan

Baptism: 2 February 1840, St Peter & St Andrew TOLLER PORCORUM Dorset

Baptism data: 15 November 2007, Email from Michael Sprackling

More About SARAH ELIZABETH HERRIDGE:

1867: 7 November, Age 26

1871 CENSUS: Elizabeth – Age 30

1881 census: Sarah E – Age 40

1891 Census: Age 50

Baptism: 5 December 1841, St Mary’s MOTCOMBE Dorset

Baptism data: 15 November 2007, Email from Michael Sprackling

Death Regn: 1901, Is this she? – PONTYPRIDD Regn Dist 11a 357 Mar Qtr [FreeBMD shows age as 69 – image check shows 59]

More About LEVI GROVES and SARAH HERRIDGE:

FACT: 15 November 2007, Email from Michael Sprackling shows Levi aged 25 a labourer and Sarah Elizabeth aged 26

M Regn: 1867, SHAFTESBURY Regn Dist 5a 505 Dec Qtr

Marriage: 7 November 1867, St Mary’s MOTCOMBE Dorset

Witnesses: Thomas Herridge & Ann Dredge

Children of LEVI GROVES and SARAH HERRIDGE are:

  1. i. GEORGE ALFRED5 GROVES, b. Abt. 1868, MOTCOMBE Dorsetshire.
  2. MARY J GROVES, b. Abt. 1872, HARDINGTON Somerset.
    More About MARY J GROVES:
    1881 census: Age 8
    1891 Census: Age 18 – at home

iii. ALBERT E GROVES, b. Abt. 1876, TREFOREST Glamorgan.

    More About ALBERT E GROVES:
    1881 census: Alfred E Age 4
    1891 Census: Age 14 – at home
    1901 CENSUS: Age 24 – at home

Generation No. 4

  1. GEORGE ALFRED5 GROVES (LEVI4, ANDREW3, ANDREW2, JAMES1) was born Abt. 1868 in MOTCOMBE Dorsetshire. He married ELIZABETH GOULD 2 June 1896 in Register Office PONTYPRIDD, daughter of JAMES GOULD and HAN(N)AH HOWELL(S). She was born Abt. January 1871 in Eglwysilan.

More About GEORGE ALFRED GROVES:

1871 CENSUS: Age 3

1881 census: Age 14 – Watchboy – at home

1891 Census: Age 23 – at home

1896: 2 June, Age 28 – Bachelor – Haulier – Vaughan Street PWLLGWAIN [?]

1901 CENSUS: Age 33 – Coal Dealer own account – 5 Upper Vaughan Street LLANTRISANT Glamorgan – with father Levi

More About ELIZABETH GOULD:

1871 CENSUS: Age 2 months – born TREFOREST Glamorganshire

1881 census: Age 10 – Scholar

1891 Census: Age 20 – Unm – No Occ – At home – Gwernygerwn Road GLYNTAFF Eglwysilan

1896: 2 June, Age 25 – Spinster – Gwernygerwn House TREFOREST Glamorganshire

1901 CENSUS: Age 30 – says born TREFOREST Glamorgan

Fact 1: 22 February 1891, 16 Gwernygerwn Road GLYNTAFF Eglwysilan

More About GEORGE GROVES and ELIZABETH GOULD:

M Data: Entry No 6

M Regn: 1896, PONTYPRIDD Regn Dist 11a 840 Jun Qtr

Marriage: 2 June 1896, Register Office PONTYPRIDD

Witnesses: Michael OShea & James Thomas

Child of GEORGE GROVES and ELIZABETH GOULD is:

  1. CLARICE MARY6 GROVES, b. Abt. 1897, Glamorgan.
    More About CLARICE MARY GROVES:
    1901 CENSUS: Age 3
    Birth Regn: 1897, PONTYPRIDD Regn Dist 11a 538 Dec Qtr