Mary Grant with her son, George
Edward Grant: Death certificate, noted below indicates,
"Thomas C. Grant is the father of George Edward Grant".
Thomas C. Grant was born about 1830 in Nova Scotia. He arrived from Halifax, Nova Scotia, on the ship Acadian 27 July, 1848, Port of arrival Boston, Massachusetts. He was listed as a mechanic age 23 years. Note: Also on the same list was Daniel Grant, age 22, mechanic?. Boston Passenger List. 1820-1943. The George Edward Grant Death certificate denotes, "Thomas C. Grant is the father of George Edward Grant."
On the 1870 U.S. Census he had listed an estimated birth year of 1828 age of 42.
Thomas married Nora O'Shaunessy born in Ireland. Thomas died 12 March 1893. Their children were: Bridget, John,Thomas, George, Edward, and Adelaide.
George Edward Grant was born about 1858 in New York. He married Mary J. Brenan, born March 1860 in New York. George was a retired employee for the Erie Railroad for forty-six years. George and Mary had one son George Grant and three daughters, Julia, Addie and Anna Loretta Frances Grant. Mary died 19 March 1900 in Jefferson County, New York. Her parents were James Brenan born about 1820 and died 2 October 1885. Her morther was Julia Doran, born about 1830, died 1909 in Ontario, Canada. George died April 10, 1935 and is buried at Calvary Cemetery, Flushing, New York per his death certificate.
Anna Loretta Frances Grant born 19 September 1882 in New York, New York. She told me she was born and raised Greenwich Village, New York. Anna married Roscoe Conklin Livingston born 15 December 1877, Washington, D. C. Anna died 2 November 1858, Roscoe died 26 December 1842. They both died in Orlando, Orange County, Florida and are buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Orlando, Florida. They had seven children. One was Viola Livingston.
Viola Livingston born 1918, Pinecastle, Florida. She married Curtis Williams born 14 January, 1912 in Jasper, Walker County, AL. He died 31 July 1979 in Lantana Florida. They had two daughters, Katherine Carol Williams and Sherry Cynthia Williams.
Katherine Carol Williams born Orlando, Orange County, Florida married Lassister Neale Clifton, born McDowell County, West Virginia. They had two children. Lassister Neale Clifton, Jr. and Debra Lynn Clifton.
Lassister Neale Clifton, Jr. born Portsmouth, Virginia. He married first in Portsmouth, Virginia, Debra Marie Ford. They had one son David Wayne. His second wife married in Portsmouth, Virginia, Billie Morarie Lewis they had a daughter, Jessica Lynn Lewis.
Clifton born Portsmouth,
She married first, in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, Robert Derwood
Jr. They had five children, Kathleen Hope, Robert Curtis, Stephanie
Robin Denise and William Thomas. Second she married in Portsmouth,
Scott Duane Beeler. Third she married Robert Mintz 8 October
in Elizabeth City, North Carolina.
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