Wiltshire Family of John Grubbb. 1614 who married Elinor Vivian in Cornwall
The WiltshireVisitations (1623) with additions by Thomas Lyte in 1628 HenryGrubb Esq. d. 1581MP for Devizes 1571m, Agnes,Daughter and heir of Stephens of Burderope Thomas GrubbEsq. d. 1617m. Susan Hart d. 1646Daughter and heir ofJohn Hart of Bristol,their 1st sonJohn Esq. 1589-1649,2nd son Thomas, 3rd son Henry , 4th son Thomas.
The Pedigree Claimed By By Judge Ignatius Grubb of Delaware 1895 Revisions andAdditions by Harriet Grubb Graham 1998
I HENRY GRUBBE ESQ. of Potterne Wilts. 14 Elizabeth 1571d.1581 II THOMAS Esq. of Pottterne, Devizes Wilts,eldest son of Henry d. Feb. 2, 1617 III THOMASJr.Reverend2nd son of Thomas d. 1630Potterne IVJOHNEsq.2nd. Son of Thomasb. 1614Wilts.d. 1670Stoke ClimslandCornwall m. 1651Helen Viviand. 1666Stoke Climsland V . JOHNEsq. b. 1652Cornwalld. 1708 Penn. U.S.A.
Judge Ignatius Grubb of Delaware met Admiral Walter Hunt-Grubbe on acruise and the Admiralthought thatthey sharedaJohn Grubb in Stokes Climsland,CornwallTheJudge in 1893 visited for 2 days at the Grubb Eastwell Mansion in Potterne, Wilts. with the Admiraland his cousin CaptainHenryHunt-GrubbThey provided the Judgewith a complete pedigree of the Wiltshire, Grubb Family. > The pedigree stated that Thomas the 2nd son of ThomasGrubb Esq. and SusanHart was the parentof John Grubb who went to Cornwall andwhich has proven to be correctbut then they made a seriousmistake.They saidhe had an MA. From Oxford U. and wasa Rector of Cranfield Beds.He was the 4th son of Thomas and Susan Hart.Much too young, had 2 sons but no sons were mentioned in his 1652 Will.
Thomas Grubb Jr. d. 1630,the 2nd sonalso a Rev.hasproven to be the father of the John Grubb, his 2nd son,who went to Cornwall andverifies our Wiltshire ancestry.John was not born in 1610 as thepedigreestates but in 1614.Perhaps Thomas had a deceased 1st son he named Thomas as two of his .brothers did
If you have any questions or commentsyou can reach meat my email addressharrietgraham@gmail .comormy daughter Charlene Duvalcduval@cruzio.comAs I am 94, she will verysoon become our family historian.This research was done for my immediate family but I suddenly realized that I was going to have to explain to the Judge,the Admiral and the Captainwhy I never shared it with all of you who are still searching for our Wiltshire Cornwallconnection. . >