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  • ID: I102942
  • Name: William Grant
  • Given Name: William
  • Surname: Grant
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 22 Feb 1726 in , , Virginia Or Pennsylvania 1 2
  • Death: 22 Jun 1804 in , Fayette County, Kentucky, USA 1 2 1 3 4 5 2 6
  • Event: Record Change 19 Sep 2002
  • _UID: 4C6407EDD7954BDFB41E514C310CC5B86345
  • Change Date: 28 Aug 2006 at 21:28
  • Note:
    Some sources for information about William Grant and Elizabeth (Boone) Grant and their families and descendants (The Grant family was the first family that I researched and I was new at it and while I did copy out many records by hand, I had not learned to keep a record of the titles of the books in which I found the information. Therefore, the following list of sources is much more vague than later lists of sources.):
    The Draper Manuscripts (also includes much information on the Boone family and their relatives)
    "The Boone Family" Hazel A. Spraker
    "Rowan Co. NC Deed Abstracts Vol. 1 1753-1762" Linn"Abstracts of Wills and Estates Records of Rowan Co. NC 1753-1805 and Tax Lists of 1759 and 1778" Linn
    "The Rowan Story (1753-1953)" James S. Brawley"Carolina Cradle, Settlement of the Northwestern Carolina Frontier, 1747-1769" Robert W. Ramsey
    Narrative of Israel Mitchell in "Mitchell Medium"
    Letter in Rowan County Public LibraryArticles in "The Herald" by J. R. Cooper about the Boone, Grant and Bryan families
    File of Margaret S. Hartman
    William Russ Stevens"Order Book for Court of Jefferson Co. KY April 7, 1784 to October 4, 1785" Will Johnston
    Numerous Ky. county court records
    "Kentucky, a Guide to the Bluegrass State" WPA"Kentucky Settlement and Statehood 1750-1800" George M. Chinn"Fincastle and Kentucky County VA-KY Records and History, Vol. 1" Michael Cook and Bettie Cummings Cook
    "History of Scott Co. KY" Ann Bolton Bevins
    "The Pioneer and the Praire Lawyer" by Willard Mounts
    Cemetery Records of Fayette and Kenton Counties. KY
    "History of Fayette County KY"
    Roster of Revolutionary Ancestors
    Will of William Grant and will of Elizabeth (Boone) Grant
    Grant Family Record--Agnes Grant McVean
    "Genealogy of Kentucky Families""The Pioneer Grants" Alice Rouse (contains several mistakes and I almost didn't include it as a source)
    "Some Boone Descendants" by Lilian Hays Oliver
    KY Gazette--Mar. 31, 1820"Rev. John Craig 1709-1774, his Descendants and Allied Families" Lillian Craig"A History of the Baptist Church at the Stamping Ground, Ky. 1795-" J. W. Singer
    "Morgan Bryan and His Descendants" Lindsey Brien
    Numerous Ky. county marriage records
    "Campbell Co. Ky. History and Genealogy 1795-1978"
    "History of Grant County IN"
    "History of Switzerland Co. IN"
    Indiana Place Names
    "History of Miami Co. OH" 1880
    Will of Sarah (Grant) Saunders 1814
    Miami Co. OH Marriages 1807-1866
    Will of Israel Grant
    "Journey in Virginia"
    "Rivers of America" Editors, Hervey Allen and Carl Carmer
    Pendleton Co. Ky. Selected Deed Absts. Book D 1819-1823
    "A Tour Through Indiana in 1840" John Parsons
    Summer 1992 Issue of IHS magizine, "Traces"
    Will of William Grant Jr."History of Clermont and Brown Counties OH" Bryan Williams (I have included an excerpt from this book in which Wm. Lytle gives an account of the conflict with the Indians in which Samuel and Moses Grant died. I can be found under Samuel Boone Grant and Lydia Craig)
    Squire Grant Cemetery, Errondale, Kenton Co. KY"The "Cornstalk Melitia" of Kentucky 1792-1811" G. Glenn Clift
    Battle of Blue Licks Memorial
    Ross Co. OH marriage record
    "The Tribe of Jacob Piatt" N. Louise Lodge
    Grant Family, Genforum, Willis Family Bible, Laure Sowa
    Boone Family, Genforum, Sue Grant Lewallen"Record of the Descendants of Robert and Elizabeth Lodge" William Jacob Lodge
    Susan McKee
    Cemetery Records, Jefferson Co. IN
    Copies of numerous land warrants and surveys"A Calendar of the Warrants for Land in Kentucky, Granted for Service in the French and Indian War" by Phillip Taylor
    Bryan Station Monument
    "Boone Family Research Assoc. of MO"
    Jean Gordon
    KY Records--Bourbon Suits
    "The KY Encyclopedia""George Rogers Clark and His Men, Military Records, 1778-1784"
    "DAR Patriot Index
    "KY Land Grants" Jillson
    "Old KY Entries and Deeds" Jillson
    Grant Family Burying Ground-Helen Hutchcraft
    "Kentucky in Retrospect"
    Campbell Co. KY Pensioners
    Numerous KY wills
    Numerous KY Census Records"Record of Abstracts, Pension Papers; Pertaining to Soldiers of the Revolutionary War, War of 1812 and Indian Wars, Who Settled in Campbell County, KY" Annie Walker Burns




    Marriage 1 Elizabeth Boone b: 5 Feb 1732 in Exeter Twp., Bucks County, Pennsylvania
    • Married: Abt 1750 in Yadkin River, Anson County, North Carolina 1 2
    • Note:
      [WITH A PITT & A PITTANCE.FTW]
      [2266186--Sarah Morgan.FTW]
      _STATMARRIED
    • Change Date: 10 Jul 2007
    Children
    1. Has Children Mary Grant b: 22 Sep 1753 in , Rowan County, North Carolina
    2. Has Children John V. Grant b: 30 Jan 1754 in Yadkin Valley, Rowan County, North Carolina
    3. Has Children Israel Grant b: 14 Dec 1756 in Yadkin Valley, Rowan County, North Carolina
    4. Has Children Sarah Grant b: 25 Jan 1759 in Yadkin Valley, Rowan County, North Carolina
    5. Has Children William Grant b: 10 Jan 1761 in Yadkin Valley, Rowan County, North Carolina
    6. Has Children Samuel Boone Grant b: 23 Nov 1762 in Yadkin Valley, Rowan County, North Carolina
    7. Has Children Squire Boone Grant b: 14 Sep 1764 in Yadkin Valley, Rowan County, North Carolina
    8. Has Children Elizabeth Grant b: 28 Aug 1766 in Yadkin Valley, Rowan County, North Carolina
    9. Has No Children Moses Grant b: 3 Oct 1768
    10. Has No Children Hannah Grant b: 30 Mar 1771
    11. Has Children Rebecca Boone Grant b: 4 Jul 1774 in Yadkin Valley, Rowan County, North Carolina

    Sources:
    1. Abbrev: 2266186--Sarah Morgan.FTW
      Title: 2266186--Sarah Morgan.FTW
      ABBR 2266186--Sarah Morgan.FTW
      Call number:
    2. Abbrev: WITH A PITT & A PITTANCE.FTW
      Title: WITH A PITT & A PITTANCE.FTW
      ABBR WITH A PITT & A PITTANCE.FTW
      Call number:
    3. Media: Personal
      Abbrev: kkgedcom2~bu000641.ged
      Title: Burnes and Related Kin
      Author: Bennie Burnes
      Publication: Bennie Burnes
      101 Chas Burnes
      Rosanky, TX 98953
      Date: 28 Aug 2006
    4. Media: Personal
      Abbrev: law~William Grant.ged
      Title: The Family of William Grant (born 1790-KY--died 1879-IN) and Allied Washburn, Robbins & Other Families; Focus Group--William Grant
      Author: Lou Ann Winterrowd
      Publication: winterrowd@hoosierlink.net
      Date: 27 Jul 2004
    5. Media: Gedcom
      Abbrev: kkgedcom~bu000641.ged
      Title: Burnes and Other Related Families
      Author: Bennie Burnes
      Publication: Bennie Burnes
      101 Chas Burnes
      Rosanky, TX 98953
      Date: 28 Aug 2006
    6. Media: Gedcom
      Abbrev: law~William Grant.ged
      Title: The Family of William Grant (born 1790-KY and died 1879-IN) and Allied Washburn, Robbins, & Other Families; Focus Group--William Grant
      Author: Lou Ann Winterrowd
      Publication: winterrowd@hoosierlink.net
      Date: 27 Jul 2004

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