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Lemuel Putnam Grosvenor
Lemuel Grosvenor
Lemuel Grosvenor
American, 1784 - 1858
Biography: Lemuel Putnam Grosvenor was born on 26 October 1784, the son of Lemuel and Eunice (Putnam) Avery Grosvenor. He married Clarissa Downes (d. 1857) of Watertown, Massachusetts in Boston, Massachusetts on 12 October 1807. They had four children: Charlotte Otis (1810-1847) who married James Shepard Pike; Louisa (1814-1869) who died unmarried; Reverend Lemuel (1815-1870); and Clarissa (1817-1890) who married Charles Stockbridge. Lemuel was a merchant, and a census record from 1850 lists him as a horticulturist. He died on 19 January 1858.