Posted By:marlene hudson
Subject:Re: Groce/Gross/Grofs
Post Date:October 07, 2000 at 12:56:16
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Forum:Groce Family Genealogy Forum
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Got up very early so I could send you this. First I should have said that my grandfathe told my grandmother about the abraham Lincoln story . Now I will give you a short Pedigree on Thomas Groce. B.Nov. 1776. Surry Co. N.C. married Nancy Cunningham 1818 . Died 1875 in Kansas. Nancy Cunningham B. 5 March 1802. Died 24 Oct 1877.,Dawn,Mo. Blue Mound Cemetary. At Dawn Mo. Their children were. Sarah (Sally Groce) married Pat Drummond. She is Buried in ? Kansas. Mary (Polly)Groce B. Died 1882 Buried in Patterson Cemetary in Greene Co. Illinois. Married Wm. Owdom. In 1839. William Groce served in Civil War married (anne) he was declared missing in action . Isaac (Isom) Groce B. 1840 Patterson, Ill. Greene Co. Died 1893 Buried Blue Mound Cemetary,Dawn,Mo. Married Elizabeth Anderson. Abraham Groce B.2/24/1834 Patterson , Greene Co.,Ill. D. 10/28/1910. ,buried Pine Tree Cemetary,Patterson ,Ill.married Alice Virginia Thompson. Louisa Groce B. 9/28/36 Patterson, Ill. Greene Co.D. 9/8/1917 Madison Co. Ill.Married 11/30/1854 to William Littell Harris. Louisa is my great Grandmother . My grandfather was B. in 1864, and a wonderful man, it was because of him and my grandmother that I wanted to do our family history. What a long road it has been I started in 1961, and have miles to go before I am done. I hope I have not repeated myself, I ran out of ink on my copier and did not copy what I input. Keep in touch. Chat after our return on Dec. 1. Marlene