Seymour Public Library District, 176-178 Genesee Street, Auburn, New York 13021 Phone 318-252-2571 History room Newspaper abstracts Vol 1, by Mable Crosby & FloraDaniells & the Owasco D.A. R., on page 86
Vol 1 Deacon Benjamin Grover, Town of Owasco, Cayuga Co., buried in Melrose Cemetery, died May 1, 1857, age 93 yrs, 3 mos., 28 days, (1764) who enlisted May22, 1777 in the Conn. line, was a Corporal Sept 1, 1780. No wife mentioned.
Vol 6 DIED: Benjamin (Grover) died at the Auburn residence of Mrs. Roxey Beach, his daughter, on Compston St. yesterday. One of our oldest citizens being age 94 yrs., for many years Deacon of the Baptist Church in Owasco. Funeral will be attended at Tabernacle (?) Sunday at 1:30 pm. (From the "Auburn Daily Advertiser," Sat. May 2, 1857)
Robert L. Grover Descent of Compatriot Captain John Grover 1712-1806, Fleming, Cayuga, New York had 7 sons no daughters.