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Husband: William Grant
Born: 1788/09 in Rutherford Co, NC
Married: 02 MAR 1813 in Rutherford Co, NC
Died: 16 NOV 1853 in McDowell Co, NC
Father: Alexander Grant
Mother: Susanna Morris
Spouses:
Wife: Sarah "Sally" Elms
Born: 13 JAN 1797 in Rutherford Co, NC
Died: 23 DEC 1879 in McDowell Co, NC
Father: John Elms
Mother: Nancy Harris
Spouses:
Children
01 (M): John Alexander Grant
Born: 1813/04 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: about DEC 1887 in Rutherford Co, NC
Spouses: Mintey M Bruce
02 (M): Morris Grant
Born: 1815/1820 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: 1844 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: Almira Melura Marlow
03 (F): Mary Grant
Born: 11 NOV 1819 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: 13 NOV 1894 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: Aaron Bright
04 (M): Edward Hampton Grant
Born: 12 OCT 1821 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: 25 MAR 1889 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: Sarah Eveline Hicks; Mary E Mackey
05 (F): Susannah Grant
Born: about 1825 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: JUL 1849 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: John Finger Reel
06 (F): Nancy J Grant
Born: NOV 1824 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: 13 DEC 1901 in Rutherford Co, NC
Spouses: John M Allen
07 (M): W Lafayette Grant
Born: 16 NOV 1829 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: 24 NOV 1859 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: Emily Matilda Crawford
08 (F): Kiziah Caroline Grant
Born: 1829/30 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: after 1880 in Rutherford Co, NC
Spouses: James Lawson Elliott
09 (F): Sarah Myra Grant
Born: 1832/03 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: 26 DEC 1858 in Buncombe Co, NC
Spouses: Silas Marion Morgan
10 (F): Amelia P Grant
Born: 1833/04 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: after 1880 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: William Elliott; John Jordan; ?
11 (F): Martha E Grant
Born: APR 1836 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: after 1910 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: William M Mashburn
12 (F): Amanda Grant
Born: 10 JUN 1838 in Rutherford Co, NC (now McDowell Co, NC)
Died: 29 DEC 1869 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: James Walton Nichols
Additional Information

William Grant:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1790 Rutherford Co, NC pg 116 w/Alexander GRANT age -16 (1774/1790);

!CENSUS:1800 Rutherford Co, NC pg 114 w/Alexander GRANT age 10-15 (1784/1790);

!COURT:Jan 1809 Rutherford Co, NC Court of P&Q Susanna GRANT appointed guardian of William, Polly, John, Morris, James & Patsy GRANT, orphans and infants of Alexander GRANT, deceased;

!CENSUS:1810 Rutherford Co, NC pg 377 w/Susanna GRANT age 16-25 (1784/1794);

!DEED: 9 Dec 1812 Rutherford Co, NC 27/28-7 Ledbetter BRADLEY of Rutherford to William GRANT for $100, 100a on Branch of Cove Creek. Witness: James Morgan, John Hunter. S: Ledbetter Bradley;

!MARRIAGE: 1 Feb 1813 Rutherford Co, NC William GRANT to Sally ELMS;

!WITNESS:12 Apr 1813 Rutherford Co, NC 29/31-187 James MORGAN of Rutherford to Susannah GRANT of Rutherford, widow of Alexander GRANT, deceased for $90, 30a on Montford Cove, James Morgan being heir of Alexander Grant, deceased. Witness: John Grant, William Grant;

!BONDSMAN:13 Oct 1818 Rutherford Co, NC m/o James GRANT to Nancy TOMERLIN;

!COURT:Apr 1819 Rutherford Co, NC 1818-1819 pg 232 Jury duty William GRANT;

!COURT:Jul 1819 Rutherford Co, NC 1818-1819 pg 246 Jury duty William GRANT;

!COURT:Jul 1819 Rutherford Co, NC 1818-1819 pg 247 Jury duty William GRANT;

!COURT:Jul 1819 Rutherford Co, NC 1818-1819 pg 254 Jury duty William GRANT;

!COURT:Jul 1819 Rutherford Co, NC 1818-1819 pg 260 Jury duty William GRANT;

!COURT:Jul 1819 Rutherford Co, NC 1818-1819 pg 263 Jury duty William GRANT;

!CENSUS:1820 Rutherford Co, NC pg 344 William GRANT age 26-44 (1775/1794) "200010-10100";

!COURT:Jan 1823 Rutherford Co, NC 1821-25 pg 148 ... William GRANT ... Oath as Justice.;

!COURT:Jan 1823 Rutherford Co, NC 1821-25 pg 149 ... William GRANT ... Justice;

!DEED:24 Aug 1823 Rutherford Co, NC 34-186 Division of lands of Alexander GRANT, deceased to heirs. Tract # 1 to William GRANT, Tract # 4 to Polley MORGAN but transferred to William Grant, Tract # 2 to James GRANT, Tract # 3 to Patsey GRANT, Tract # 5 to John GRANT, Tract # 6 to Peggy MORGAN but transferred to John GRANT. S: D. Dickey, James Morris, James Humprhys, James Moore;

!DEED:24 Aug 1823 Rutherford Co, NC 34-186 Division of lands of Alexander GRANT, deceased to heirs. Tract # 1 to William GRANT, 50 1/2a. Tract # 4 20 1/2a.;

!DEED: 4 Mar 1824 Rutherford Co, NC 35-83 William GRANT and his wife Sarah GRANT for her right, 210a of the Estate of John ELMS, deceased. S: H. Harris, James Moore, Frederick Alexander;

!COURT:Jun 1824 Rutherford Co, NC 1821-25 pg 262 ... William GRANT ... Justice;

!WITNESS: 9 Feb 1825 Rutherford Co, NC Deed 34-350 Susanna GRANT to James GRANT;

!COURT:14 Mar 1825 Rutherford Co, NC 1821-25 pg 331 Administration of Susannah GRANT, deceased to William GRANT and Thomas MORRIS. John GOODBREAD & James MORRIS, Securities;

!COURT:Apr 1825 Rutherford Co, NC 1821-25 pg 346 William GRANT reappointed Justice in Captain BRADLEY's Company.;

!COURT:May 1825 Rutherford Co, NC 1821-25 pg 352 Thomas MORRIS, William GRANT administrators of Susannah GRANT, deceased ordered to give account of sales.;

!DEED:25 Aug 1825 Rutherford Co, NC 39/40-63 John GOODBREAD of Rutherford to William GRANT of Rutherford for $30, 87 1/2a. Witness: H. Harris, John Ledbetter. S: John Goodbread;

!COURT:Jan 1826 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-1830 pg 46 Jury duty William GRANT;

!DEED:31 Jan 1826 Rutherford Co, NC 36-20 We, William GRANT for himself, and as agent of James MORGAN, in right of his wife Peggy MORGAN, who was Peggy GRANT, James GRANT for himself, Jesse MORGAN, in right of his wife Polly MORGAN, who was Polly GRANT, John GRANT, Holland BRADLEY in right of his wife Patsy BRADLEY who was Patsy GRANT, all are bound unto each other for $1000, all heirs at law of Susannah GRANT, relict of Alexander GRANT, late of Rutherford, deceased. 119a on Cove Creek. Appoint James HUMPHREYS, Harbert HARRIS to be commissioners. S: James Morgan, W. Grant, James (x) Grant for himself and for Jesse Morgan. John Grant, Holland Bradley;

!COURT:Apr 1826 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-1830 pg 66 William GRANT Appointed Justice in Captain BRADLEY's company;

!COURT:Apr 1826 Rutherford Co, NC Justice;

!COURT:Nov 1826 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-1830 pg 113 Court appoints William GRANT, guardians of Delincy ELMS & Jincey ELMS, orphans of John ELMS, deceased, Jones BRADLEY, Security;

!COURT:Feb 1827 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-1830 pg 139 William GRANT appointed Administrator of Susanna GRANT, deceased;

!COURT:Feb 1827 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-1830 pg 140 Ordered that David DICKEY, John BRADLEY and William D. RICHARDSON, Commissioners, settle with William GRANT, Thomas MORRIS, Adminsitrators of Susanna GRANT, deceased;

!COURT:Jul 1827 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-1830 pg 179 William GRANT appointed Inspector of Polls, Cove precinct;

!DEED: 5 Aug 1827 Rutherford Co, NC 41/42-11 James GRANT of Rutherford County to William GRANT of Rutherford for $300, 30 1/2a, Tract # 2 of Alexander GRANT, deceased. Witness: John Morgan, Jurat. S: James Grant;

!DEED:15 Aug 1827 Rutherford Co, NC 39/40-406 William GRANT of Rutherford to James GRANT for $150, 25a drawn by William as heir of Alexander GRANT, deceased. Witness: John Logan, Jurat. S: W. Grant;

!COURT:Apr 1828 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-30 pg 238 ... William GRANT ... Justice;

!COURT:Jul 1828 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-30 pg 274 ... William GRANT, Justice, Inspector of Polls, Cove Precinct;

!COURT:Jul 1828 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-30 pg 274 ... John GRANT, William GRANT, Jury;

!COURT:Oct 1828 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-30 pg 285 ... William GRANT, Inspector of Polls, Cove Precinct;

!COURT:Apr 1828 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-30 pg 323 ... William GRANT, Justice, Captain Morgans Company, to get list of taxables.;

!COURT:Jul 1829 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-30 pg 339 ... William GRANT, Esquire, appointed to take list of taxable property for 1829 in Griffin's Company.;

!COURT:Jul 1829 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-30 pg 343 ... William GRANT, Cove Precinct, Inspector of Polls.;

!COURT:Oct 1829 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-30 pg 356 John GOODBREAD, et al vs. William GRANT, et al, Petition to partition. Found for Petitioner, appointed George BLACK, George KOONCE?, Jamese HUMPHREYS, William RICHARDSON & T.F. _____ commisioners to partition lands described in petition. (* NOTE: The person who's lands were being partitioned was not named).;

!CENSUS:1830 Rutherford Co, NC pg 451 William GRANT 40-49 (1780/1790) "1111001-121101";

!COURT:Jul 1830 Rutherford Co, NC 1825-30 pg 421 ... William GRANT, Cove Precinct, Inspector of Polls;

!COURT:April 1831 Rutherford Co, NC 1830-37 pg 25 ... William GRANT, Captain Morgan's company to get list of taxable property;

!COURT:Jul 1831 Rutherford Co, NC 1830-37 pg 48 ... William GRANT appointed Cove Precinct Inspector of the Polls;

!COURT:Jan 1832 Rutherford Co, NC 1830-37 pg 69 ... William GRANT ... Jury;

!COURT:Jul 1832 Rutherford Co, NC 1830-37 pg 104 ... William GRANT appointed Cove Precinct Inspector of the Polls;

!DEED:27 Feb 1833 Rutherford Co, NC 41/42-637 William GRANT and wife Sarah GRANT of Rutherford to Rebeckah WILKERSON of Rutherford for $600, 210a. Witness: H. Harris. S: W. (G). Grant, Sally (x) Grant;

!DEED:11 Mar 1833 Rutherford Co, NC 39/40-60 Holland BRADLEY and wife Patsy BRADLEY of Rutherford, to William GRANT of Rutherford for $600, part of land belonging formerly to Alexander GRANT, deceased, 25 1/2a. Witness: H. HARRIS. S: James H. Bradley, Patsy Bradley;

!NAMED:Apr 1833 Rutherford Co, NC Estates pg 93. Court appt John GILKEY, William GRANT, and William RICHARDSON, Esqs comms. to settle the accounts of James MARLOW, Adm of Roberson FREEMAN, decd;

!COURT:Jul 1833 Rutherford Co, NC 1830-37 pg 196 ... William GRANT appointed Cove Precinct Inspector of the Polls;

!VOTER:1835 Rutherford Co, NC 12th District Congressional Elections, Cove Precinct William GRANT;

!DEED: 5 May 1837 Rutherford Co, NC 41/42-575 State Grant # 3867 to William GRANT, 100a. S: Richard D. SPEIGHT, Governor;

!CENSUS:1840 Rutherford Co, NC pg 339 William GRANT 50-59 (1780/1790) "01011001-2221101";

!CENSUS:1850 McDowell Co, NC
Page / House / Family # 258 / 50 / 50
Name Age Sex Race Occupation Real $ Birth Place
William Grant 61 M Farmer 2560 NC
Sarah 52 F “
Sarah M 17 F “
Milley 16 F “
Martha 14 F “
Lafayette 20 M “ “
Amanda 10 F “
William E. 10 M “

!WILL:14 Oct 1853 McDowell Co, NC Wills 1-36 William GRANT. Proven Spring 1854. Wife Sally. Sons John A., E.H., Morris. Daughters: Mary BRIGHT, Nancy ALLIN, Carline ELLIOTT, Miry GRANT, Milly GRANT. Son of Milly - John Simeon Er GRANT. Daughter Marthy, Mandy. Exec: Sons John A. GRANT, E.H. GRANT, and wife Sary GRANT. WItness: James LEDBETTER, Drury BRADLEY;

Sarah "Sally" Elms:

Notes:

!CENSUS:1800 Rutherford Co, NC pg 109 w/John ELMS age 0-9 (1790/1800);

!CENSUS:1810 Rutherford Co, NC pg 99 w/John ELMS age 10-15 (1794/1800);

!CENSUS:1820 Rutherford Co, NC pg 344 w/William GRANT age 16-25 (1794/1804);

!DEED: 4 Mar 1824 Rutherford Co, NC 35-83 William GRANT and his wife Sarah GRANT for her right, 210a of the Estate of John ELMS, deceased. S: H. Harris, James Moore, Frederick Alexander;

!CENSUS:1830 Rutherford Co, NC pg 451 w/William GRANT age 30-39 (1790/1800);

!DEED:27 Feb 1833 Rutherford Co, NC 41/42-637 William GRANT and wife Sarah GRANT of Rutherford to Rebeckah WILKERSON of Rutherford for $600, 210a. Witness: H. Harris. S: W. (G). Grant, Sally (x) Grant;

!CENSUS:1840 Rutherford Co, NC pg 339 w/William GRANT age 40-49 (1790/1800);

!CENSUS:1850 McDowell Co, NC
Page / House / Family # 258 / 50 / 50
Name Age Sex Race Occupation Real $ Birth Place
William Grant 61 M Farmer 2560 NC
Sarah 52 F "
Sarah M 17 F "
Milley 16 F "
Martha 14 F "
Lafayette 20 M " "
Amanda 10 F "
William E. 10 M "

!NAMED:14 Oct 1853 McDowell Co, NC Wills 1-36 William GRANT. Proven Spring 1854. Wife Sally. Sons John A., E.H., Morris. Daughters: Mary BRIGHT, Nancy ALLIN, Carline ELLIOTT, Miry GRANT, Milly GRANT. Son of Milly - John Simeon Er GRANT. Daughter Marthy, Mandy. Exec: Sons John A. GRANT, E.H. GRANT, and wife Sary GRANT. WItness: James LEDBETTER, Drury BRADLEY;

!CENSUS:1860 McDowell Co, NC
Township / Post Office (Blank) Township / Marion PO
Page / House / Family # 205B / 763 / 763
Name Age Sex Race Occupation Real $ Pers $ Birth Place
Sarah Grant 63 F 2000 2500 N.C.
John 5 M “

!CENSUS:1870 McDowell Co, NC
Township / Post Office Marion Township No 1 / Marion PO
Page / House / Family # 637 / 210 / 210
Name Age Sex Race Occupation Real $ Pers $ Birth Place
Sarah Grant 73 F W Keeping House 1000 200 North Carolina
Leander 14 M B Farm Labor “

!WILL:25 Jul 1870 McDowell Co, NC Wills 2-82 Sarah GRANT pr 31 Dec 1879. Gr-dau Polly Ann & Sarah Mira MORGAN, minor heirs of Silas MORGAN, then to their brothers and sisters of the whole blood. To Nancy ALLEN, wife of John ALLEN. To Carolina ELLIOTT, wife of Lawson ELLIOTT. To Gr-dau Alice J and Amanda R. NICHOLS, children of Walton NICKOLS, then to their own brothers of the whole blood. Exec: Dr. J.H. GILKEY. Witness: A.M. ERWIN, D.O.H.W. GILLESPIE. Codicil: 4 Sep 1879. To my 4 Gr-children Alice J and Amanda R. NICHOLS, Polly Ann & Sarah M. MORGAN, my 4 daughters: Mrs. Nancy ALLEN, Mrs. Mary BRIGHT, Mrs. A.P. JORDAN, and Mrs. Caroline ELLIOTT. Son Alexander. Witness: D.O.H.W. GILLESPIE, J.C. FINLEY;

!MORTALITY:1880 McDowell Co, NC Crooked Creek # 18 Sarah GRANT, 83 (1796/97) Female, White, Widow, born NC, father born NC, mother born NC, died Dec (1879), Heart Disease;

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