Posted By:Janet Koch
Subject:Re: My Gross Line: Samuel Grose PA->VA/WV
Post Date:May 03, 2001 at 19:52:18
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Jefferson Grose is my line, son of Samuel. Jefferson was born about 1805 Va. and married 2-2-1826 in Nicholas Co., W.V. to 1st wife, Mary Fitzwater, the mother of all his children, and second to her 1st cousin Elizabeth Fitzwater. Mary was born 5-5-1807 and died 5-6-1847/48. Their children were. Elizabeth b. 1827 d. 8-3-1891 married John Henry Drennen 2-1-1849; George born 1828 married Ruth Johnson; James K. b. 1830 married Sarah Jane Schoonover 12-26-1857 Clay Co.; Henry P. b. 1832 d. 1907 married Martha E. Miller 2-14-1856; Sarah Jane b. 1834 married John Jackson Hanshaw 1-3-1856; Clarinda Ann b. 1836 married her first cousin Samuel J. Grose 4-2-1857 (son of James and Dorothy Malcom Grose); John Allen b. 5-24-1839 d. 1931 married Mara Jane Dorsey 6-7-1859; Jacob C. born 1845 married Samantha Dorsey 4-16-1863. All were born and married in Nicholas Co. Except James K. he came to Clay County and is my g.g.g.grandfather. Jefferson married Elizabeth Fitzwater 7-5-1849.