Susanna Tabitha Grant

1817–12 January 1886 (Age 69)
Rutherford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Susanna Tabitha

When Susanna Tabitha Grant was born in 1817, in Rutherford, North Carolina, United States, her father, Andrew Grant, was 57 and her mother, Martha Mashew Mackey, was 62. She had at least 5 sons and 3 daughters with Joseph Miller. She lived in North Carolina, United States in 1870 and Highlands Township, Macon, North Carolina, United States in 1880. She died on 12 January 1886, in Highlands, Macon, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Miller Cemetery, Macon, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Miller
Susanna Tabitha Grant
Henry Woodfin Miller
Juletta Malinda Miller
Joel D. Miller
Amanda J. Miller
David L. Miller
Joseph Irons Miller
Betty Eliza E. J. Miller
Charles Thomas Miller

Spouse and Children



+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Grant


    Martha Mashew Mackey




    Margaret Peggy Grant





    Thomas Grant


    Andrew Grant


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 13

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 19

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

1 English and (especially) Scottish (of Norman origin), and French: nickname from Anglo-Norman French graund, graunt ‘tall’, ‘large’ (Old French grand, grant, from Latin grandis), given either to a person of remarkable size, or else in a relative way to distinguish two bearers of the same personal name, often representatives of different generations within the same family.2 English and Scottish: from a medieval personal name, probably a survival into Middle English of the Old English byname Granta ( see Grantham ).3 Probably a respelling of German Grandt or Grand .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Susan Miller, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Susan L Miller in household of Joseph Miller, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Tabitha Miller in household of Joseph Miller, "United States Census, 1850"

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