Hazel Grant

29 June 1913–1995 (Age 81)
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Hazel

When Hazel Grant was born on 29 June 1913, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Herbert Vincent Grant, was 26 and her mother, Rachael G MacKinnon, was 26. She died in 1995, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Vincent Grant
1886–1917
Rachael G MacKinnon
1887–1979
Georgina Grant
1911–1911
Hazel Grant
1913–1995
Margaret Jean Grant
1916–1992

Parents and Siblings

    Herbert Vincent Grant

    Male1886–1917Male

    Female1887–1979Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917

Age 4

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Jeannette Grant, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Jeannette Grant, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Grant, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"

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