Herbert George Grant

Male15 September 1918–6 October 1973

Brief Life History of Herbert George

When Herbert George Grant was born on 15 September 1918, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Ladbrooke Grant, was 42 and his mother, Marie Louise Rosenthal, was 35. He died on 6 October 1973, at the age of 55.

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Herbert George Grant
1918–1973
Stella Grant nee Rose
1918–1991

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    World Events (3)

    1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

    Age 3

    British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

    1924

    Age 6

    First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

    1940

    Age 22

    Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

    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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