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Stephen GROVER

Stephen GROVER

Male 23 Aug 1760? - BY 1840 CENSUS

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  • Name Stephen GROVER 
    Born 23 Aug 1760? 
    Gender Male 
    Birth [1753] 
    • Military 1775
    Birth [1760] 
    • Military
    Birth [BEFORE 1765] 
    Birth [BEFORE 1775] 
    Birth [1761-1770] 
    Residence 13 Sep 1777  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Massachusetts State Archives Collection
      Volume 322 Page 180
      Bawltown letter dated 13 September 1777

      A list of the Mens names in the Plantation of Bawltown [Balltown, Whitefield/Jefferson] from sixteen years and upwards agreeable to an act of Cort [sic] December 9th 1776

      Mecres Carr Capt [m Elizabeth Wait s Sylvanus Carr m Lydia Macrest]
      Joshua Little 1st Lieut [m Lydia Brown s Samuel Little m Sarah Follansbee]
      Benjn King 2 Lieut [m Ruth Bartlett s Benjamin King m Sarah Taylor]
      Ephraim Brown Sergt
      Jonathan Bartlett [Sergt] [m Lydia Chase s Christopher Bartlett m Mary Clement]
      Jacob Rowel [Sergt] [m Hannah Carlton s John Rowell m Mary Wadlin]
      James Murphy [Sergt] [b Ireland m Sarah Linsey]
      Samuell Parmer Corpl [Palmer?] [m Ann Pearson s Timothy Palmer m Jane Stickney]
      Samuell Whitman [Corpl] [m Rhoda Parkman s John Whitman m Abigail Hollis]
      Timothy Ferrin [Corpl]
      Thomas Grover [Corpl] [s Benjamin Grover m Mehitable Toothaker]

      Petter Dow [m Elizabeth Huse s Peter Dow m Susannah Page]
      Solln Clark
      Wllm Boynton [m Esther Wyman s Caleb Boynton m Christian Parsons]
      Saml Bawl [Ball]
      John Boynton
      Jeri Brand [Bran, Brann]
      Isaac Brand
      Stephen Belden
      Thoms Cunningham
      Moses Cooper
      Thoms Day
      John Decker
      John Fish
      John Philbrook [Philbrick]
      Ebenezr Philbrook
      Jonathn Philbrook
      Andrew Gledden [Glidden]
      Arnold Gledden
      Asse Heath
      Saml Jonson [Johnson]

      Joseph Rogers
      James Reves [Reeves, Reaves]
      James Turner
      James Shepard
      John Duely [Dooley]
      Ebenez Grover
      Benjn Dow
      Charles Gledden
      Enoch Averil
      Caleb Bartlet [Bartlett]
      Leonard Cooper
      Caleb Cressis? [Curtis?]
      Patrick Callon
      James Jonston Davis
      James Emery
      Stephen Grover
      Davi Hutchens [Hutchins, Hitchings]
      Jonathan Heath
      Isaac Heath
      Daniel Lambord
      Nathan Longfello [Longfellow]
      Jonn Norris
      Samll Per????
      Oliver Peasley
      Ezekiel Peasley
      Prince Rogers
      Ezekiel ?

      Ezekiel Sterns [Stearns]
      Thomas Turner
      Nicklas Turner
      Jonah Vining
      John Woodman Senr
      Ralph Chiney [Cheney]
      Willm Carr
      John Woodman Junr
      Abner Ford
      Ebenezer Philbrook Senr?
      Jonathan Bartlet Junr?
      Michael Gledden
      Joseph Bartlett
      Benj Kinney [Kenney]
      Joshua Chamberlin [Chamberlain]
      Richard Turner

      Benjn Stickney Clerk

      Mecres Carr Capt
      Joshua Littl Lieut
      Benjn King Lieut
    Residence 15 Mar 1782  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Aug 1782  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living 21 Oct 1782  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • This lot appears to be one of the lots on the south side of Pleasant Pond. It is unclear which lot it is. Possibly part of Lot 46 (Jonathan Jones in Scammon Plan), Lot 45 (Jonathan Jones in Scammon Plan).

      Land records, 1761-1912; indexes to land records, 1761-1901
      Authors: Lincoln County (Maine). Register of Deeds
      Index to v. 1-6 A-Z 1761-1769; Index to v. 7-187 A-M 1769-1848
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11355
      Ebenezer Grover and sons in Lincoln County Deeds to 1820/Book 115
      Land records v. 18-19 1785-1786
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11367
      [44/469]
      Book 18 1785-1786
      Ebenezer Grover to Jonathan Peaslee 32
      Ebenezer Grover yeoman Balltown
      Jonathan Peaslee yeoman Balltown
      40 pounds
      Land lying by Jonathan Noyes, bounded as follows
      beginning at the southeast corner of said lot at a Tree marked on four sides
      thence running northeast one mile to Pleasant Pond so called
      thence running by said Pond 50 poles northwest to a tree marked on four sides
      thence running southwest one mile to a stake and stones
      thence southeast fifty Poles to the first mentioned bounds
      100 acres
      21 October 1782
      Wit: Benjamin Stickney, Stephen Grover
      Regd: 17 May 1785
    Residence 6 Aug 1789  St David, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 4 Jul 1795  St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 2 Oct 1797  St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 6 Aug 1800  [St Stephen, Charlotte, NB] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1810  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Stephen Grover
      in the 1810 United States Federal Census
      Name: Stephen Grover
      Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Calais, Washington, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [Stephen]
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 1 [Eliza Ann or Ann]
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1 [Susannah]
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 1
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
      Number of Household Members: 3
      Year: 1810; Census Place: Calais, Washington, Maine; Roll: 12; Page: 666; Image: 00667; Family History Library Film: 0218683
    Assessed 1820  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Records of Calais, Maine
      Volume 2
      Compiled by Sharon Howland
      p 53
      Calais Town and County Tax 1820
      Stephen Grover 1 poll no real estate
      p 55
      Calais Highway Tax 1820
      Stephen Grover $1.74
    Residence 1820  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Stephen Grover
      in the 1820 United States Federal Census
      Name: Stephen Grover
      Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Calais, Washington, Maine
      Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [Stephen]
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 1 [Ann]
      Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 1 [Eliza Ann]
      Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over : 1 [Susannah]
      Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 16: 1
      Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 4
      1820 U S Census; Census Place: Calais, Washington, Maine; Page: 262; NARA Roll: M33_37; Image: 160
    Assessed 1821  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Records of Calais, Maine
      Volume 2
      Compiled by Sharon Howland
      p 58
      Calais Town and County Tax 1821
      Stephen Grover 1 poll no real estate
      p 63
      Stephen Grover
      1 poll
      1 cow, 1 horse 1 hog
      p 70
      Highway Tax 1821
      Stephen Grover $1.83
    Assessed 1823  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Records of Calais, Maine
      Volume 2
      Compiled by Sharon Howland
      p 89
      Valuation 1823
      Stephen Grover 1 poll
      3 acres land, 2 cows
      p 98
      State, County & Town Tax 1823
      Stephen Grover 1 poll
      p 102
      Highway Tax 1823
      Stephen Grover $1.65
    Assessed 1824  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Records of Calais, Maine
      Volume 2
      Compiled by Sharon Howland
      p 107
      State, County & Town Tax 1824
      Stephen Grover 1 poll
      p 115
      Valuation 1824
      Stephen Grover 3 acres of land 2 cows
      1 poll
      p 126
      Highway Tax 1824
      Stephen Grover $1.70
    Assessed 1825  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Records of Calais, Maine
      Volume 2
      Compiled by Sharon Howland
      p 130
      State, County & Town Tax 1825
      Stephen Grover
      1 poll
      p 139
      Valuation 1825
      Stephen Grover 3 acres of land 2 cows
      1 poll
    Residence 1827  [Calais, Washington, ME] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Readex Database University of Maine Folger Library

      Advertisement page [3], iss. 9, vol. X
      Date October 13, 1827
      Source
      Eastport Sentinel
      Place(s) of Publication Eastport, Maine

      List of Letters remaining in the Post Office at Calais Oct 1 1827
      ...
      Stephem Grover...

      * * *
      Advertisement page [3], iss. 9, vol. X
      Date October 13, 1827
      Source
      Eastport Sentinel
      Place(s) of Publication Eastport, Maine

      Advertisement page [3], iss. 10, vol. X
      Date October 20, 1827
      Source
      Eastport Sentinel
      Place(s) of Publication Eastport, Maine

      Advertisement page [3], iss. 10, vol. X
      Date October 20, 1827
      Source
      Eastport Sentinel
      Place(s) of Publication Eastport, Maine

      Advertisement page [3], iss. 11, vol. X
      Date October 27, 1827
      Source
      Eastport Sentinel
      Place(s) of Publication Eastport, Maine
    Residence 1830  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Stephen Grover
      in the 1830 United States Federal Census
      Name: Stephen Grover
      Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Calais, Washington, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1 [William]
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1 [Stephen]
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1 [Eliza]
      Free White Persons - Females - 60 thru 69: 1 [Alice]
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 1
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 4
      1830; Census Place: Calais, Washington, Maine; Series: M19; Roll: 47; Page: 215; Family History Library Film: 0009701

      What makes the most sense is tha the columns for the two adults were switches in this household. Thus the male should be 60-69 and the female 30-39. Thus there is no Stephen Grover "Jr."
    Died BY 1840 CENSUS 
    Person ID I49923  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2020 

    Father Ebenezer GROVER,   b. 1 May 1724, York, York, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1790 CENSUS 
    Mother Martha GRANT,   b. Bef 1725,   d. Bef 1820 CENSUS 
    _MARI 23 May 1745  York, York, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ebenezer Grover
      mentioned in the record of Ebenezer Grover and Martha Grant
      Name Ebenezer Grover
      Spouse's Name Martha Grant
      Event Date 23 May 1745
      Event Place York, York, Maine
      "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F465-J2B : 4 December 2014), Ebenezer Grover and Martha Grant, 23 May 1745; citing York, York, Maine, reference 31; FHL microfilm 12,836.
    Married 16 Aug 1745  York, York, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New England Historical and Genealogical Register Journals and Periodicals
      RECORD : 1960
      VOLUME : 114
      PAGE : 228
      TEXT : Vital Records Of York, Maine (Continued)
      No 218 Ebenezer Grover of York and Martha Grant of Berwick Intend Marriage Entred the 23d of May 1745. Married by the Revd Mr Saml Chandler August 16 1745
    Family ID F15248  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Susannah PREBLE,   b. [1766-1784],   d. BY 1824 
    _MARI 15 Mar 1782  Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • http://archives.mainegenealogy.net/2008/05/marriage-intentions-in-pownalborough.html
      Marriage Intentions in Pownalborough, 1780-1802
      Source: The Bangor Historical Magazine, vol. 7 (Bangor, Me.: J.W. Porter, 1892).
      Errata from Vol. 8, p. 60, has been incorporated into the text, and is colored red.
      [p. 17]
      INTENTIONS OF MARRIAGE IN POWNALBOROUGH, 1780 TO 1802.
      CONTRIBUTED BY WILLIAM D. PATTERSON, ESQ, OF WISCASSET.
      The town of Pownalborough incorporated Feb. 13, 1760, included the present towns of Wiscasset, Alna, Dresden and Perkins. Alna, under the name of New Milford was incorporated June 25, 1794, and Dresden the same date. Swan Island was set off from Dresden and incorporated as Perkins June 24, 1847. The name of Pownalborough was changed to Wiscasset June 10, 1802.
      [1782,] March 15, Stephen Grover of Balltown, and Susanna Preble.
    Married 26 May 1782  Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rosanna GROVER,   b. Bef 1792,   d. BY 1818  (Age > 26 years)
     2. Eliza Ann GROVER,   b. 6 Aug 1800, St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1890  (Age 90 years)
     3. Ann GROVER,   b. C 1802,   d. BY 1824  (Age ~ 22 years)
     4. Ebenezer GROVER,   b. Bef 1818
    Family ID F15251  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Alice SPRAGUE,   b. [1791], ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _MARI 22 May 1824  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Records of Calais, Maine
      Volume 2
      Compiled by Sharon Howland
      p 23
      Marriage intentions
      1824 June 22nd Stephen Grover Calais & Alice Sprague Calais attest Jonas Rice Town Clerk
    Married 8 Jul 1824  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Records of Calais, Maine Vol. 2
      Compiled by Sharon Howland
      Rockport, Maine: Picton Press 2001
      [Note: This volume of records was discovered in 2000 and predates Volume 1.]
      Page 22
      [page 507 of original volume]
      Marriage Intentions
      1824June22nd Stephen Grover Calais & Alice Sprague Calais attest Jonas Rice Town Clerk.
      Page 44
      [page 525 of original volume]
      1824 July 8 Stephen Grover of Calais &Alice Sprague of Calais Married by Anson G. Chandler J.P. Town Clerk Ichabod Russell
    Children 
     1. William GROVER,   b. 14 Jun 1825, Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Eliza Eliot GROVER,   b. 15 Jul 1827, Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Malinda Adaline GROVER,   b. 20 Aug 1832, Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1874  (Age 42 years)
    Family ID F13689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Samuel Johnson Revolutionary War Military Service
    Samuel Johnson Revolutionary War Military Service
    Stephen Grover in New Brunswick
    Stephen Grover in New Brunswick

  • Notes 
    • Census 1790: Nil Lincoln County
      Census 1800: Nil Lincoln County
      Calais Vitals 1&2: Checked
      Eastport Sentinel: Nil
      Lincoln County Probate Index: Nil [at Ancestry]
      Washington County Probate: Nil
      Balltown Assessment 1791: Nil
      Balltown Assessment 1792: Nil
      Balltown Assessment 1797: Nil
      Balltown Assessment 1801: Nil
      Jefferson Assessment 1810: Nil
      Jefferson Assessment 1811: Nil
      Whitefield Assessment 1810: Nil
      Whitefield Assessment 1811: Nil
      Newcastle Vital Records: Nil
      Lincoln County Registry Books 1782-1800: Nil
      Washington County Registry Books - 1840: Nil. Nil Lane children.
      Revolutionary Pension: Nil
      Georgetown 1770: Nil
      Petitions: Nil
      NBGS Anglican 11 March 2020: Nil

      Some have these as their children but, they are children of Ebenezer Grover m Elsie Trask
      Stephen Grover m Nancy Borland 1796-1871
      Ebenezer Grover 1798-
      Nancy Grover 1801-1882 m Abraham Wing
      Freeman Grover 1807-1897 m Sophia Maddock
    • Revolutionary War 1775-1776

      Name: Stephen Grover
      Event Type: Military Service
      Event Date: 24 Dec 1776
      Residence Place: Rolls Town, Lincoln, Massachusetts
      Age: 22
      Military Regiment: Col Poor's Regiment
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1754
      Page: 375
      Source Reference: New Hampshire. Isaac W. Hammond, A.M. Rolls of the Soldiers in the Revolutionary War, 1775 to May 1777 : Parsons B. Cogswell, State Printer, 1885
      Digital Folder Number: 102229258
      Image Number: 00323
      Citing this Record
      "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QG2M-DC3W : 16 March 2018), Stephen Grover, 24 Dec 1776; citing Military Service, , Citing various published state rosters, United States; FHL microfilm 102229258.
      [323/816]
      Colonel Poor's Return July 1776
      A Return of Deserters & the Sick Absent of Colo [Enoch] Poors Regiment from the 1st of Jany Last to this day
      Chimney Point July 8th 1776
      Names of Deserters. Towns they Belong to. Counties they Belong to. Colony they Belong to. Age. Height. The Day they Inlisted. The Day they Deserted. Companies they Belong to.
      ...
      Stephen Grover. Rolls Town. Lincoln. Massachusetts Bay. 22. 5'10". 24 December [1775]. 16 February [1776]. Titcomb
      Thos Murphy. Pownalborough. Lincoln. Massachusetts Bay. 31. 6'0". 11 December [1775]. 25 March [1776]. Titcomb
      ...
      Solomon Hopkins. New Castle. Lincoln. Massachusetts Bay. 28. 5'8". 11 December [1775]. 29 March [1776]. Titcomb
      William Murphy. Pownalborough. Lincoln. Massachusetts Bay. 25. 5'6". 11 December [1775]. 29 March [1776]. Titcomb
      Robert Cochran. New Castle. Lincoln. Massachusetts Bay. 27. 5'9". 18 December [1775]. 29 March [1776]. Titcomb
      ...
      Peter Thomas. Pownalborough. Lincoln. Massachusetts Bay. 26. 5'9". 20 December [1775]. 20 April [1776]. Titcomb

      See also:
      Name: Stephen Grover
      Event Type: Military Service
      Event Date: 24 Dec 1776
      Event Place: Lincoln, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
      Event Place (Original): Rolls Town, Lincoln, Massachusetts
      Age: 22
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1754
      Digital Folder Number: 005832979
      Image Number: 00641
      Citing this Record
      "New Hampshire Revolutionary War Records, 1675-1835," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q242-FF7J : 15 March 2018), Stephen Grover, 24 Dec 1776; citing Lincoln, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, Military Service, New Hampshire State Archives, Division of Records Management and Archives, Concord; FHL microfilm 005832979.
      [641/1065]
      Original
    • Revolutionary War 1777-1778

      Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the Revolutionary War (Images Online)
      Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary War, Vol 6
      Volume 6 Page 926
      Stephen Grover. Bawltown. Return of men raised to serve in the Continentatl Army from Col Joseph North's 2d Lincoln County Regiment, dated Gardinerstwon 2 February 1778 r Bawltown, engaged for town of Bawltown, term 3 years
      also
      Private. Capt Spurr's Co, Col Thomas Nixon's 6th Regiment, Continental Army pay accounts for service from 20 January 1777 to 23 Janaury 1778, reported deserted 23 January 1778
      also
      Private. Capt Spurr's Co, Col Thomas Nixon's 6th Regiment, descriptive list of deserters dated Camp Ten Eyck 27 August 1780, ae 20, 5'9", complexion light, birthplace Bolton.

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/729681?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Muster/payrolls, and various papers (1763-1808) of the Revolutionary War [Massachusetts and Rhode Island]
      Authors: Massachusetts. Secretary of State
      Vol. 43, Enlistment rolls, bounties, officers 1775-1781
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1906891
      8092201
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008092201?cat=729681
      [174/393]
      Volume 43 Page 59
      The Names of the Men engaged in Service. The Towns they belong to. The Towns for which inlisted or hired. The Captains Names under which they inlisted. The Serjents Names under which they serve. The Time for which they engaged.
      [?]ro Perrom. Bowltown. Bawltn. Davis. Wiggles. 3 years.
      [Jam]es Shepard. do do do do do
      Joshua Chamber. do do Unknown. Unknown. do
      John Bawl. do do Baly do do
      Willm Carr. [same]
      Prince Rogers
      Joseph Bartlet
      Ezekl Starns do do unknown do do
      Benj Kinney
      Steph Grover
      John Glidden
      Gadinerston Feb 2d 1778
      Joseph North Coln
      2d Regiment in the County of Lincoln

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/746935?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Muster rolls (index file cards) of the Revolutionary War, 1767-1833 [Massachusetts]
      Authors: Massachusetts. Secretary of State
      Grieswould, Daniel - Gunison, Pelatiah
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      2027109
      7843556
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007843556?cat=746935
      [1606/2530]
      Stephen Grover appears with rank of Private on Continental Army Pay Accounts of Capt Spurr Co, Col Nixon Regt, for service from 20 January 1777 to 23 January 1778
      Residence not given
      Reported deserted 23 June 1778
      Continental Army Books
      Volume 6 Part 1 Page 11

      Stephen Grover
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Stephen Grover
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: Aug, Sep 1778
      Military Place: Connecticut, USA
      State or Army Served: Connecticut
      Regiment: Tyler's Regiment
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 for Stephen Grover
      https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/4282/miusa1775a_113585-00182/1340912?backurl=&ssrc=&backlabel=Return
      Connecticut 20th Regiment of Militia, 1779-1781 (Folder 184) - Johnson?s Regiment of Militia, 1778 (Folder 216)
      [226/599]
      A Pay roll of Capt David Cadys Company Commanded By Saml Chapman Esqr Colo of Foot General Tyler's Brigade of Militia, State of Connecticut Under the command of the Honorable Majr General Sullivan in the Newport Expedition, State of Rhode Island; in August & Sepr 1778
      ...
      Stephen Grover ...4th Septr Deserted
      ...
      William Barnes ...4th Seprt Deserted

      Name: Stephen Grover
      Event Type: Military Service
      Event Date: 01 Jul 1777
      Event Place: Massachusetts, United States
      Military Rank: Privat
      Affiliate Publication Number: M246
      Affiliate Publication Title: Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783.
      Affiliate Film Number: 37
      GS Film Number: 000830316
      Digital Folder Number: 007196971
      Image Number: 00153
      Citing this Record
      "United States Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2DG-LWLL : 15 March 2018), Stephen Grover, 01 Jul 1777; citing 01 Jul 1777, Massachusetts, United States, citing NARA microfilm publication M246. Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Services, 1980. FHL microfilm 830,316.
      Stephen Grover
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Stephen Grover
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 1 Jul 1777
      Military Place: Massachusetts, USA
      State or Army Served: Massachusetts
      Regiment: Regiment of Foot
      Rank: Private
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Original data: Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.
      U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 for Stephen Grover
      Massachusetts 06th Regiment, 1777-1780 (Folder 9) - 9th Regiment, 1778-1781 (Folder 12)
      [183/698]
      A Muster Rool of Capt John Spurrs Company of the Massachusetts Regiment of Foot in the Service of the United States Commanded by Thomas Nixon Esqr
      ...
      James Robbins Jany 20 3 years killd Apr 28
      John Glidden Jany 28 3 years Ditto
      Stephen Grover [Enlisted 20 January 1777?]
      Benjm Turner
      ...
      Ezekil Stirnes Sick prest
      Nathl Cheney
      ...
      Joseph Bartlett May 29 3 years
      ...
      July 1 1777

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/729681?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Muster/payrolls, and various papers (1763-1808) of the Revolutionary War [Massachusetts and Rhode Island]
      Authors: Massachusetts. Secretary of State
      Vol. 30, Warrants to payrolls 1779-1786 Vol. 31, Abstracts of rolls, rolls of depreciation 1775-1785
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1906757
      8092194
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008092194?cat=729681
      [482/663]
      Volume 31 Page 125
      Names. Rank. Amo of Wages. Paid by the Continent. Paid by the State.
      Stephen Grover. Private. 24 4 0. [-] 1 17 2 Deserted

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/729681?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Muster/payrolls, and various papers (1763-1808) of the Revolutionary War [Massachusetts and Rhode Island]
      Authors: Massachusetts. Secretary of State
      Vol. 8, Armed vessels, bonds 1775-1780 Vol. 9, Prisoners 1776-1782
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1906129
      8092183
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008092183?cat=729681
      [662/710]
      Volume 9 Page 410
      A Descriptive List of the Deserters from the Sixth Massachusetts Regiement in the Service of the United States of American Commanded by Colo Thomas Nixon from January the first 1777 to the Twenty seventh day of August AD 1780
      ...
      Stephen Grover Private 20 5'9" Light complexion Brown hair Gray eyes b "Bolton" Captn Spurrs
      ...
      Camp Ten Eyck August 24th 1780

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/729681?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Muster/payrolls, and various papers (1763-1808) of the Revolutionary War [Massachusetts and Rhode Island]
      Authors: Massachusetts. Secretary of State
      Vol. 52 (part 2), misc. loose rolls, no. 1 1775-1783 Vol. 53, miscellaneous loose rolls, no. 2 1776-1783
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1939678
      8092206
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      Volume 53 Page 216
      No. Mens Names. Due the Regiment for difference
      391 Stephen Grover 1.48 [-] Deserted Jany 28th 78

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/729681?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Muster/payrolls, and various papers (1763-1808) of the Revolutionary War [Massachusetts and Rhode Island]
      Authors: Massachusetts. Secretary of State
      Vol. 17, Service rolls, A-C 1776-1781
      Family History Library
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      1906359
      8092186
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      [230/550]
      Volume 17 Page 87
      A State Pay roll of Captain Christopher Banisters Company of Massachusetts Bay Militia In the Regt of Whome Ezra May is Coll of a Late Expedition to Stillwater & Saritoga
      ...
      Stephen Grover Engaged 20 September 1777 Discharged 5 October 1777

      Stephen Grover
      in the U.S. Compiled Revolutionary War Military Service Records, 1775-1783
      Name: Stephen Grover
      Military Date: Jan 1778
      Military Place: Massachusetts, USA
      Military Unit: Massachusetts
      Notes: State
      National Archives; Washington, D.C.; Compiled Service Records of Soldiers who Served in the American Army During the Revolutionary War; Record Group Title: War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records; Record Group Number: 93; Series Number: M881; NARA Roll Number: 477
      [768/1666]
      Stephen Grover appears on a roll descriptive of Deserters, from the 6th and part of the late 13th Massachusetts Regiment; from January 1777 to August 13th 1782
      not dated
      ae 26
      5'8"
      3 years
      Complexion: Light
      Hair: Brown
      Deserted January 1778

      Stephen Grover
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
      Name: Stephen Grover
      Gender: Male
      Military Date: 13 Aug 1782
      Military Place: Massachusetts, USA
      State or Army Served: Massachusetts
      Regiment: 6th Regiment
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
      Original data:
      Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M246, 138 rolls); War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records, Record Group 93; National Archives, Washington. D.C.
      U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 for Stephen Grover
      Massachusetts Various Organizations (Folder 91)
      [96/272]
    • Court Case for Harboring Deserters

      Deserters:
      Stephen Grover s Ebenezer Grover m Martha Grant
      Arnold Glidden s Charles Glidden m Abigail Weathern
      Benjamin Turner s Nehemiah Turner m Lois Hutchins

      Accused Harborers:
      Ebenezer Grover m Martha Grant
      Thomas Grover s Ebenezer Grover m Martha Grant
      Andrew Glidden s Charles Glidden m Abigail Weathern

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/581614?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Court records, 1761-1989
      Authors: Maine. Court of General Sessions
      Court dockets 1834-1842 Court records v. 1-4 1761-1816
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1765424
      7856980
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      [368/1111]
      p 165
      Lincoln Ss Anno Reipublicae Americanae Tertio
      At a Court of General Sessions of the Peace held at Pownalborough within and for the County of Lincoln, on the last Tuesday of September, being the 29th Day of said Month, Anno Domini 1778

      [371/1111]
      p 168
      The Government and people of the Massachusetts Bay v Ebenezer Grover, Thomas Grover & Andrew Glidden

      all of a place called Ballstown in the County of Lincoln Yeomen, upon a presentment of the Grand Inquest for the Body of the County aforesaid against them, for that on the first Day of December last [1777]

      Stephen Grover of said Ball Town Yeoman, Arnold Glidden of said Ballstown Yeoman, and Benjamin Turner of Newcastle

      in said County Yeoman were Soldiers duly inlisted into the Army in the Service of the United States of America & afterwards on the twelfth day of February last [1778] did desert from the said Army and Service & continued to be Deserters until the first Day of August last [1778], and that the said

      Ebenezer Grover, Thomas Grover & Andrew Glidden at said Ballstown,

      on the said twelfth day of February last aforesaid [1778], and from the said twelfth day of February until the first day of August aforesaid [1778], having probable Cause to Suspect & knowing that the said

      Stephen Grover, Arnold Glidden & Benjamin Turner

      were Deserters as aforesaid, the said

      Stephen Grover, Arnold Glidden and Benjamin Turner

      with Force and Arms did conceal & harbour, in evel Example to all others in like kind offending & against the peace &c. And to the said Presentment the said Ebenezer, Thomas & Andrew severally plead not Guilty.

      And Whereupon a Jury was Sworn according to Law to try this Issue, to wit, William Martin foreman & fellows, who upon their Oath Say, That the said Ebenezer Grover is Guilty. That the said Thomas Grover is not Guilty. That the said Andrew Glidden is not Guilty. It is therefore Considered by the Court that the said Ebenezer pay a fine of twelve Pounds, One Moiety to the Use of Saml Ball the Prosecutor, and the other Moiety to the Use of this Government & that he pay Costs standing committed till this Sentence be performed; And that the said Thomas & Andrew go thereof acquitted without day.

      Ebenezer Grover discharged of his Recognizance by Proclamation.

      Thomas Grover discharged of his Recoge by Proclamation.

      Andrew Glidden discharged of his Recoge by Proclamation.
    • Farm Lot 111 Penobscot Loyalists [Granted to William Towers]

      Volume A Page 481
      [484/485]
      No 300
      Colin Campbell merchant St Andrews
      Stephen Grover St David
      $100
      lot of land on Oak Bay being No - containing 100 acres
      6 August "one thousand seven hundred and eighty eight nine"
      Colin Campbell
      Wit: Jacob Young
      St Andrews August 6th 1789
      Jer Pote J Peace
      Saint Andrews
      County of Charlotte
      Registered the 11th August 1789
      Wm Gallop Regr

      Volume B Page 436
      [439/753]
      No 736
      William Towers yeoman St David
      Stephen Grover yeoman St Stephen
      20 pounds
      Farm Lot 111 Penobscot Loyalists [Granted to William Towers]
      4 July 1795
      William Towers
      Wit: Peter Cristy, James Hannah

      Volume B Page 525
      [528/753]
      No 824
      Stephen Grover yeoman St Stephen
      Jacob Young yeoman St David
      45 pounds
      Lot 111
      Lot 112 [Granted to Colin Campbell]
      2 October 1797
      Stephen Grover [His mark]
      Wit: H B Brown, James Hannah
    • Callahan Land

      Land records v. 52-53 1803-1804
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      [335/574]
      Patrick Callahan cordwainer Ballstown
      Stephen & Ebenezer Grover [Junior] yeomen Ballstown
      26 pounds
      200 acres in Ballstown
      beginning at the southwest corner of John Duly's land at a hemlock tree marked on four sides & standing on the bank of the River on the east side
      thence running southeast 1 mile to a tree marked on 4 sides
      thence running southwest 100 poles to a spruce marked on 4 sides
      thence northwest to the river aforeaid
      thence up the river as the river runs to the first mentioned bounds
      - August 1782
      Patrick Callahan [His mark]
      Wit: James Ayers, Benj Woodbridge
      Newcastle August 13 1783
      Recd July 8 1803

      Stephen Grover to David Terry: Nil

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      Land records, 1761-1912; indexes to land records, 1761-1901
      Authors: Lincoln County (Maine). Register of Deeds
      Land records v. 52-53 1803-1804
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      11384
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      Volume 52 Page 104
      Ebenezer Grover yeoman New Waterford
      James Ayer blacksmith New Milford
      $80
      quit claim
      100 acres in Balltown
      beginning at the southwest corner of a lot of land which Stephen Grover sold to David Terry at the river
      thence southeast 1 mile
      thence southwest 50 poles to a spruce tree marked on 4 sides
      thence northwest to the river
      thence up said River as the river runs to the bound first mentioned
      (it being the southerly half of 200 acres of land which Patrick Calihorn sold to Ebenezer and Stephen Grover )
      5 July 1803
      Ebenezer Grover [His mark] [Wife not mentioned]
      Wit: Levi B Erskine, Sarah Ayer