THEY CAME FROM HARPER'S FERRY, VA

Henry Charles Groves lived first in VA then moved to PA where he lived until about 1812. He then moved to Champaign Co., OH at about 1822 and lived there until 1826. He then moved his family to Allen Co., OH where he died in 1840 This info from Charles W. Barnard research in Oct. 1997. He first married Susan Spear in Pa. She was of Irish descent. She died sometime in 1811, in Reeder, PA. Margaret Elizabeth Summers was his second wife. Married in Reeder, PA sometime before 1819. She was born on 13 Dec. 1790 in Reeder, PA.