Marty and Karla Grant

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Husband: Rev Joseph Andrew Grant
Born: 1835/06 in Macon Co, NC
Married: 16 JAN 1856 in Macon Co, NC
Died: 1872/1874 in Monroe Co, TN
Father: Thomas B Grant
Mother: Mary "Polly" Miller
Spouses:
Wife: Sarah A Forrester
Born: 09 MAR 1840 in Macon Co, NC
Died: 29 MAY 1917 in Macon Co, NC
Father: Jonathan Forrester
Mother: Lucinda F Millsaps
Spouses:
Children
01 (F): Rachel Lucinda Grant
Born: FEB 1857 in Macon Co, NC
Died: 30 SEP 1923 in Macon Co, NC
Spouses: John M Swafford
02 (F): Nancy C Grant
Born: 13 NOV 1858/09 in Macon Co, NC
Died: 05 DEC 1934 in Swain Co, NC
Spouses: Eli Brady Marr

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03 (M): William Martin Grant
Born: 21 NOV 1861 in Macon Co, NC
Died: 19 JAN 1926 in Macon Co, NC
Spouses: Hester C Dalrymple
04 (M): Thomas Perry Grant
Born: 04 MAR 1864 in Macon Co, NC
Died: in Macon Co, NC
Spouses: Elizabeth Delilah Grant; Sarah Louisa Grant
05 (F): Ellender Elvira Grant
Born: 30 JUL 1865 in Macon Co, NC
Died: 24 JUL 1948 in McDowell Co, NC
Spouses: Thomas J Owenby; Burnie Smith
06 (F): Martha Margaret Grant
Born: DEC 1869 in Jackson Co, KY
Died: after 1920 in Macon Co, NC
Spouses: Russell Alonzo Owenby
07 (M): James Henry Grant
Born: 05 FEB 1872 in Monroe Co, TN
Died: 25 DEC 1958 in Macon Co, NC
Spouses: Haseltine A "Tiny" Martin
Additional Information

Rev Joseph Andrew Grant:

Notes:

!NOTES:Marty Grant's 3rd Great Grand Uncle.;

!BIRTH:1835/1836 from census, 1850 age 14 (1835/36), 1860 age 22 (1837/38);

!BIRTHPLACE:Macon Co, NC proven 1850 and 1860 census;

!FATHER:Thomas B. GRANT;

!MOTHER:Mary MILLER, Proven 1850 census;

!CENSUS:1840 Macon Co, NC pg 156 w/Thomas B. GRANT age 0-4 (1835/1840);

!CENSUS:1850 Macon Co., NC Savannah # 849/857
Polly Grant 36 ~ $- Buncombe
Rachel 16 Macon
Joseph 14 "
Olly Ann 12 "
Sarah 10 "
Isabel 8 "
John 5 ";

!MARRIAGE BOND:11 Dec 1855 Macon Co, NC Joseph Ander GRANT & Celia E. PRICE, Solomon TRUITT, bm, John HALL, Clk * It looks like they never married *;

!MARRIAGE:16 Jan 1856 Macon Co, NC Joseph GRANT to Sarah FORISTER, M.J. MORGAN, JP, J.G. CRAWFORD, D.Clk, Witness;

!CENSUS:1860 Macon Co, NC Cowee Twp # 508 Joseph GRANT, 22 (1837/38) born Macon Co, NC, $2000 real property, where did he get it? This is probably land inherited from Jonathan FORRESTER who died between 1850/1860;

!CENSUS:1870 Jackson Co, KY Pond Creek pg 216
Joseph A. GRANT, 34 Farmer, 0/200 NC
Sarah, 28
Rachael L. 14
Nancy C. 12
William M. 8
Thomas, 6
Ellen E. 3
Margaret M. 6/12 Dec, KY;

!DEATH:1872/1874. According to John STAMPER, grand nephew of Joseph "Joe" GRANT, he was killed after being thrown from a mule in Texas. Evidence indicates it might have been Tennessee or Kentucky and not Texas;

Sarah A Forrester:

Notes:

!NOTE:Thanks to Keith Grant for her burial information, says he found her grave with "Sarah A. Grant" 3/9/1840 to 5/29/1917.

!BIRTH:Apr 1842 from census, 1860 age 20 (1839/40), 1880 age 39 (1840/41), 1900 born Apr 1842 * 1850 census age 12 (1837/38);

!BIRTHPLACE:Macon Co, NC proven 1850 and 1860 census;

!FATHER:Jonathan FORRISTER, proven by death certificate;

!MOTHER:Lucinda MILLSAPS;


!CENSUS:1850 Macon Co., NC Tennessee Valley # 79/81
Jonathan Forrester 46 Farmer $ 75 Wilkes NC
Lucinda F. 40 Haywood
James M. 16 Laborer Illinois
Elizabeth 15 Macon NC
Sarah 12
Polly 13
William 9
John 7
Isabel 5;


!MARRIAGE:16 Jan 1856 Macon Co, NC Joseph GRANT to Sarah FORISTER, M.J. MORGAN, JP, J.G. CRAWFORD, D.Clk, Witness;

!CENSUS:1860 Macon Co, NC Cowee Twp # 508 Sarah GRANT, 20 (1839/40) born Macon Co, NC;

!CENSUS:1870 Jackson Co, KY Pond Creek pg 216
Joseph A. GRANT, 34 Farmer, 0/200 NC
Sarah, 28
Rachael L. 14
Nancy C. 12
William M. 8
Thomas, 6
Ellen E. 3
Margaret M. 6/12 Dec, KY;

!DEED:12 Dec 1874 Swain Co, NC 36-394 Sarah GRANT of Macon to William C. FORESTER of Swain, her 1/7 interest in two parcels of land in Swain, on Tennessee River, 61a and 130a being lands inherited from Jonathan FORESTER, deceased;

!CENSUS:1880 Macon Co, NC Nantahala Twp # 100 Sarah GRANT, 39 (1840/41) born NC, father born NC, mother born NC, widowed;

!CENSUS:1900 Macon Co, NC Nantahala Twp # 264 Sarah S. GRANT, 59 born Mar 1841 NC, father born NC, mother born NC, widowed, 1 child born, 1 still living;

!CENSUS:1910 Macon Co, NC Briartown Twp # 113 Sarah GRANT, 69 (1840/1841), born NC, father born NC, mother born NC, widowed, married 53 years (1856/57) 7 children born, 7 still living;

!DEATH:29 May 1917 Macon Co, NC Death Records 2-246 Sarah A. GRANT, Female, White, F: John FORSTER, M: Lu MILLSAPS died Nantahala Twp;

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