Grant Genealogy - NC, TN, VA

Grant Home | What's New? | Grant Families | Grant Census | Links

Grant Genealogy - VA, NC, TN

Welcome to my Grant web pages.

My name is Marvin Alan Grant, Jr. My parents are Marvin Alan Grant and Alice Faye Campbell. Alan's parents are Garland S. Grant (1922-2000) and Luella George. Garland is a son of Marvin R. Grant (1902-1992) and Lilly B. Gilbert. Marvin was born in Swain Co., NC. He is a child of Carroll Alonso Patterson and Hattie T. Grant (1879-1953). They were not married. Hattie is a daughter of John Patton Grant (1845-1917) and Darthula Jane Evans.

John P. Grant is a son of Thomas B. Grant (c1805-1845) and Mary Miller who married 1833 in Macon Co., NC. Thomas is probably a son of Andrew Grant (c1755/65-1820s) and Martha Mackey of Rutherford Co., NC and Macon Co., NC. Andrew is a son of William Grant (c1725-1795) and Mary (---) of Rutherford Co. NC.

William Grant's parents are unknown.


Grant DNA Project - Use DNA testing to break down your genealogical brick walls and find out which genetic branch of the family you are part of. Click link for details. I'm not involved in the Grant project, but I highly recommend it.  A few from my line have tested so far. We need several more in order to do proper analysis.

Grant is the 154th most common surname in America. (Source: Name Statistics)