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Elinor Groves (Cooke)

Also Known As: "Elinor Tooke Carter"
Birthplace: Newgate, London, Middlesex, England
Death: after 1677
Isle of Wight County, Virginia, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Cooke, of London and Mary Cooke
Wife of Thomas Carter, of Nansemond and Colonel William Groves
Mother of Thomas Carter, II

Managed by: stephen carter
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About Elinor Groves

Elinor, daughter of William Cooke, married twice.

She was not the daughter of Mary Lacy & Sir William ‘the Immigrant’ Cooke, I - they had no child named Elinor.

She married Thomas Carter, born 1625 in England, and died 1669 in Isle of Wight Co., VA.[1] "Inventory of the estate of my deceased husband, Thomas Carter. Signed Elinor Groves. R. Sept. 9, 1673." [4]

Their son was Thomas, ancestor of President Jimmy Carter.

She married, before 9 Sep 1673, to William Groves. Appraisal of William Groves' estate was presented by "Mrs. Elinor Groves" on "21st of 9 mo. 1677" (21 Nov 1677) and was recorded on 9 Feb 1678[/9?].[4]


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London, Middlesex, England
Virgina, Colonial America
Age 42
Isle of Wight County, Virginia, Colonial America