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Rebecca Boone Grant Lamond
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1774
Surry County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 1858
Union County
Kentucky, USA

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Rebecca Boone Grant Lamond was one of the owners of the Boone Chair at Waveland State Historic Site. In addition to riding in the chair over the mountains from North Carolina, Rebecca was the last living survivor of the siege of Bryan's Station in 1782. This daguerreotype was taken shortly before her death in Morganfield, Union County, Kentucky in 1854. The image is in the collection of Waveland. Her true DOB and DOD are as follows: She was born 4 Jun 1774 and died 7 Nov 1858 in Morganfield, Union Co., Kentucky. She is buried in the Masonic Cemetery.

Ray's notes:
She was the youngest child of William Grant and Elizabeth Boone (sister of Daniel Boone) She was married to John James Lamond in May of 1789. She is recorded as having the following children: Elizabeth Boone Lamond (1795 1878), Frances Augustus Lamond (1798 1886), Mary Grant Lamond (1800 1841), Sarah Grant Lamond (1801-?), Augustus William Lamond (1803 1828), Rebecca Knox Lamond (1807 1854), Agnes Verner Lamond (1809-?), and John James Lamond (1813 1896).

She is particularly known for letters that she wrote to Lyman C. Draper, which aided him in the writing of his well known "Draper Manuscript". See 
Family links: 
  William Henry Grant (1726 - 1804)
  Elizabeth Boone Grant (1733 - 1814)
  Mary Boone Grant Mitchell (1753 - 1803)*
  John Grant (1754 - 1825)*
  Israel Boone Grant (1756 - 1796)**
  William Henry Grant (1761 - 1814)*
  William Grant (1761 - 1814)**
  Samuel Boone Grant (1762 - 1789)**
  Moses Boone Grant (1768 - 1789)*
  Rebecca Boone Grant Lamond (1774 - 1858)
*Calculated relationship
Masonic Cemetery
Union County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Ray Jackson
Record added: Dec 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102330205
Rebecca Boone <i>Grant</i> Lamond
Added by: Ray Jackson
Rebecca Boone <i>Grant</i> Lamond
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1st Cousin, 7X Removed. Rest in Peace
- Elton Ellis
 Added: Dec. 3, 2014
- martha monroe
 Added: Sep. 7, 2013
With respect for a great, great, great, great Aunt, Thank you for your contributions to our family history,
- Patty Turner
 Added: Mar. 24, 2013

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