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(1) James GROVER [Sr.], b. about Nov 1607 or Jul 1611 probably in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, England, d. Dec 1685 in Middletown, Monmouth Co., NJ; m., about 1639 in Gravesend, Long Island, NY, to Rebecca ____ (b. about 1618); they resided in Gravesend, Long Island, NY, and later in Middletown, Monmouth Co., NJ; their children:
i. John, b. about 1640; ii. Josiah, b. about 1648; iii. James [Jr.], b. about 1650, d. 1 Apr 1715, m. Alice ____; [#2] iv. Joseph, b. about 1651-52, d. about Mar 1689, m. Hannah LAWRENCE; v. Abigail, b. 1654, d. 8 Jan 1720, m. Benjamin BORDEN; vi. Safety, b. 1658, d. after 1727, m. Mercy ____; vii. Hannah, b. about 1660, m. 1st Richard GARDINER, m. 2nd William WINTER.James [Sr.] was a justice for the towns of Middletown and Shrewsbury and for Monmouth Co., NJ. He was a lieutenant in the Middletown company of New Jersey Militia.
(2) Joseph GROVER, b. about 1651-52 in Gravesend, Long Island, NY, d. about Mar 1689 in Middletown, Monmouth Co., NJ; m., in Monmouth Co., NJ, to Hannah LAWRENCE (b. about 1660; daughter of William & Elizabeth LAWRENCE); they resided in Middletown, Monmouth Co., NJ; their children:
[#3] i. Hannah, b. about 1684, d. about 1745, m. James SEABROOK; ii. Elizabeth, b. 7 Jun 1685, d. 18 Jan 1763, m. Gershom STILLWELL; iii. James, b. 21 Jul 1686, d. 1753, m. Mary TILTON; iv. Susannah, b. before 1689, d. 1711, m. Joseph BORDEN; v. Mary, b. before 1689, d. about 1733, m. Capt. David JOHNSTON; vi. Rebecca, b. before 1689, d. 1720, m. 1st William BOWNE, m. 2nd Joseph BORDEN; vii. Deborah, b. before 1689, d. 1786, m. Thomas SHEPHERD;Joseph was the constable for Middletown, NJ.
(3) Hannah GROVER, b. about 1684 in Middletown, Monmouth Co., NJ, d. about 1745 in Middletown, Monmouth Co., NJ; m. to James SEABROOK (b. about 1674, d. about 1745).
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