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Francis Jacob Grose

Male - 1769


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  • Name Francis Jacob Grose 
    Born of Berne, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 1769  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I19525  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2018 

    Family Anne Bennett,   d. 1773 
    Children 
    +1. Jacob Grose,   b. of Appleshaw, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F11831  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "The elder Grose, a native of Berne in Switzerland, came to England early in the eighteenth century (pedigree in the College of Arms), and was a well-to-do jeweller living at Richmond in Surrey. He fitted up the coronation crown of George III, and collected prints and shells, which were sold in 1770." [Dictionary of National Biography entry on his son, the antiquary Francis Grose]

      According to the Wikipedia article about Francis Grose, Francis Jacob Grose and his wife lived in Broad Street, St-Peter-le-Poer, London.

  • Sources 
    1. [S154] The Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1915.

    2. [S76] The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press, 2004-ongoing., country only.

    3. [S2536] Unsigned review of A History of the College of Arms by Mark Noble (1804), The Eclectic Review 2:302, 1806.

    4. [S76] The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press, 2004-ongoing.