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Rev. John Grove Spurgeon (1746-1829)
Posted by: Alan Brooke (ID *****8083) Date: July 11, 2012 at 00:50:19
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The Rev John Grove Spurgeon was born in 1746 and obtained a BA (Hons) from Cambridge University in 1769.
He was Rector of Clopton and Oulton, Suffolk.
He was married to Anne Farrer and they had a daughter Frances Elizabeth Spurgeon (1784-1879), who married Edward Acton Acton (1767-1822), the parents of Lt Col. Edward Farrer Acton (1805-1890).
The Rev John Grove Spurgeon was an amateur etcher and a sketch he drew of his daughter Frances Elizabeth Spurgeon (‘Mrs Acton’) can be seen at:
http://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portraitLarge/mw71884/Mrs-Acton?LinkID=mp52878&role=art&rNo=1

He died on 1 Aug 1829 at Lowestoft, Suffolk, England. His obituary is at p187 of:
http://books.google.com.au/books?id=QKpJAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA187&lpg=PA187&dq=spurgeon+Rector+of+Oulton&source=bl&ots=DP1rogyERH&sig=jBUP1SZ_VNHWaSdacjI0s9dw5cs&hl=en&sa=X&ei=7TH9T5nuK-SsiAeNmqDlBg&ved=0CDMQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q=spurgeon%20Rector%20of%20Oulton&f=false




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