John Grant

October 1764–July 1788 (Age 23)
Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

When John Grant was born in October 1764, in Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Grant, was 21 and his mother, Welthin Ash, was 21. He married Ann Mann on 22 October 1785. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died in July 1788, in his hometown, at the age of 23, and was buried in Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Grant
Ann Mann
Marriage: 22 October 1785
Sarah Grant
Sarah Grant

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  • Marriage
    22 October 1785
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    Name Meaning

    Irish, English, and especially Scottish (of Norman origin): 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.English: from the rare Middle English (and Old English) personal name Grante or Grente.Irish: in Ireland this is usually the Norman Scottish name (see 1 above), but it was also adopted for Irish Mag Raighne, see Graney .

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

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    • John Grant in entry for Sarah Grant, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • John Grant, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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