Looking for the descendants of George W. Groves (1848). 1st marriage was to Mary Eliza Brant on April 1, 1875 in Clay County, Illinois. They had one son, Silas W. (May 21, 1875). Mary Eliza was the daughter of Silas W. Brant. 2nd marriage was to Mary M. Craig (Nov. 1863 - May 11, 1915) on April 8, 1879 in Clay County, Illinois. Children were Charles Frederick (1883), Grace Lee (May 2,1885), Noah Melvin (June 30,1887) and Effie M. (Oct.10, 1892). George Washington Groves was the son ofMichael and Patience (Boldrey) Groves.