Grace Granger

19 February 1850–23 October 1929 (Age 79)
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Grace

When Grace Granger was born on 19 February 1850, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, her father, James Nathaniel Granger, was 35 and her mother, Anna Dorinda Brown Davis, was 33. She lived in Connecticut, United States in 1870. She died on 23 October 1929, in Thompson, Windham, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

James Nathaniel Granger
1814–1857
Anna Dorinda Brown Davis
1816–1887
Rebecca Larned Granger
1836–1836
Elizabeth Granger
1840–1843
James Warren Granger
1841–1842
James Nathaniel Granger
1845–1897
William Davis Granger
1847–1922
Grace Granger
1850–1929
Daniel Larned Davis Granger
1852–1909

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Female1836–1836Female

    Elizabeth Granger

    Female1840–1843Female

    James Warren Granger

    Male1841–1842Male

    James Nathaniel Granger

    Male1845–1897Male

    William Davis Granger

    Male1847–1922Male

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World Events (8)

1862 · US Naval Academy

Age 12

The US Naval Academy was moved to Newport, Rhode Island from its original in Annapolis, Maryland on May 9, 1862.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 22

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English and French: occupational name for a farm bailiff, responsible for overseeing the collection of rent in kind into the barns and storehouses of the lord of the manor. This official had the Anglo-Norman French title grainger, Old French grangier, from Late Latin granicarius, a derivative of granica ‘granary’ ( see Grange ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Grace Granger in household of Stephen Crosby, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Grace Granger in household of Stephen Crosby, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Grace Granger in household of Anna B Granger, "United States Census, 1860"

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