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Husband: Thomas Lee Grant
Born: FEB 1871 in Rutherford Co, NC
Married: 15 JAN 1899 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: 05 NOV 1922 in McDowell Co, NC
Father: Samuel Bruce Grant
Mother: Harriet Nanney
Spouses: Lucy B McCurry; Delia Moffitt
Wife: Mollie L Burgin
Born: AUG 1871 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: 21 MAR 1914 in McDowell Co, NC
Father: J L Burgin
Mother: Dellie
Spouses:
Children
01 (M): James Bulow Grant
Born: SEP 1899 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: 03 MAY 1937 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: Lillian G Jones
02 (M): Luther L Grant
Born: 1900/01 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: 17 APR 1955 in NC
Spouses:
03 (M): Arthur Burgin Grant
Born: 20 DEC 1902 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: 15 MAY 1981 in Henderson Co, NC
Spouses:
04 (F): Myrtle Dullie Grant
Born: 1905/06 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: 23 MAY 1987 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: Max Johnson Hunt
05 (F): Harriet R Grant
Born: 1908/09 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: after 1910 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses:
06 (M): Joe Lee Grant
Born: 1912 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: after 1930 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses:
07 (F): Polly Grant
Born: 1912 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: after 1920 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses:
08 (M): Walter G Grant
Born: 1914 in McDowell Co, NC
Died: after 1920 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses:
Additional Information

Thomas Lee Grant:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1880 Rutherford Co, NC PHF 579B-184-191 Chimney Rock
Bruce Grant W M 37 M Farmer NC-NC-NC
Harriet W F 35 Wf M Keeping House NC-NC-NC
Easter M. W F 12 Dau S At Home NC-NC-NC
Mary W F 10 Dau S At Home NC-NC-NC
Robert Lee W M 9 Son S NC-NC-NC
Annie J. W F 7 Dau S NC-NC-NC
Sarah E. W F 4 Dau S NC-NC-NC
Susan W F 2 Dau S NC-NC-NC

!CENSUS:1900 McDowell Co, NC Crooked Creek # 58 Thomas L. GRANT, 29, Feb 1871 born NC, father born NC, mother born NC, m 1 year (1898/99);

!CENSUS:1910 * McDowell Old Fort;

!NAMED: 9 Aug 1919 Rutherford Co, NC Will of S. B. GRANT - son T. L. GRANT;

!CENSUS:1920 * McDowell - Old Fort;

!NAMED:10 Oct 1921 Rutherford Co, NC Loose Estates S.B. GRANT. Settlement. eirs: T.L. GRANT, W.F. GRANT, L.M. GRANT, Mrs. E.M. DAVIS, Mrs. Susan URPHY, Mrs. Hester GILBERT;

!OBITUARY:(Shared by Ken Bradford):
Hand written transcription of obituary:

Thos. L. Grant

Mr. Thos. Lee Grant, Postmaster at Old Fort, died Sunday night at his home at Old Fort, suffering a stroke of paralysis from which he never regained consciousness. Mr. Grant had first been to the post office and made up the mail for no. 35 and returned home to take his family to church. While getting ready he was stricken with paralysis and died within 3 or 4 hours. His death was a shock to the community. Mr. Grant was born and reared in Rutherford County and came to McDowell in 1898. He was 51 years of age, leaves 2 brothers, W. F. and L. M. Grant; 3 sisters, Mrs. R. L. Murphy of Richmond, VA, Mrs. E. M. Davis of Marion, and Mrs. W. M. Gilbert of Chesnee, S. C.
Mr. Grant was married three times. First to Miss Mollie Burgin, second to Mrs. Lucy McCurry, and third to Miss Delia Moffitt. Six children survive: Arthur and Luther, Bulow, Myrtle, Joe, Lee and Marjorie [sicthere are seven names listed by the transcriber of the obituary]
Mr. Grant was engaged in the merchantile business in Old Fort before being appointed Postmaster. He enjoyed the highest respect and esteem of his fellowman. It is the concensus of opinion that he was one of the best officials the post office at Old Fort ever had. He was well and favorably known in McDowell Co.
The town and county have lost a good citizen Interment was made in the old family burying ground at Bethel church, five miles from Old Fort.

Mollie L Burgin:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1900 McDowell Co, NC Crooked Creek # 58 Mollie L. GRANT, 28, Aug 1871 born NC, father born NC, mother born NC, m 1 year (1898/99), 1 child born, 1 living;

!CENSUS:1910 * McDowell Old Fort;

(02) Luther L Grant:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1910 * McDowell Old Fort;

!CENSUS:1920 * USS Black Hawk, Luther L. Grant, 18, NC-NC-NC;

!CENSUS:1930 x

(03) Arthur Burgin Grant:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1910 * McDowell Old Fort;

!CENSUS:1920 x

!CENSUS:1930 x

(05) Harriet R Grant:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1910 * McDowell Old Fort;

!CENSUS:1920 x

(06) Joe Lee Grant:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1920 * McDowell;

!CENSUS:1930 * McDowell;

(07) Polly Grant:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1920 * McDowell - Old Fort;

!CENSUS:1930

(08) Walter G Grant:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1920 * McDowell - Old Fort;

!CENSUS:1930;

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