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Mary Elizabeth Grant Delmas
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1822
Death: Nov. 28, 1896

Died-In Scranton, Miss. on Sunday, November 20, 1896 at 8:30 o'clock p.m., Mary Elizabeth Grant, wife of Capt. John B. Delmas, aged 74 years, 8 months, and 16 days.

The deceased was one of the oldest residents of this place, having passed the greater portion of her life at Pascagoula and Scranton. She had been ill for the passed month and died peacefully at her home on the Pascagoula River, surrounded by her loving and sorrowing family. Mrs. Delmas was the daughter of the late Capt. John Grant, of Grant Pass fame, and was born in Baltimore, Md., in 1822. She leaves a husband, six sons, three daughters, besides thirty-four grand and great grandchildren.

Her funeral took place Monday at 3:30 o'clock p.m. from the Catholic Church, proceeding to the Pascagoula Cemetery, where her remains were laid to rest. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Grant (1796 - 1887)
  Elizabeth Disney Grant (1794 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  John Baptiste Delmas (1817 - 1908)
 
 Children:
  Olivia E Delmas Foster (1842 - 1928)*
  Valentine Delmas (1844 - 1923)*
  Morris Delmas (1845 - 1865)*
  Mary Harriet Delmas Jonte (1848 - 1906)*
  Joseph Carlos Delmas (1849 - 1918)*
  Albert Grant Delmas (1851 - 1911)*
  John Franklin Delmas (1853 - 1908)*
  Charles H Delmas (1855 - 1938)*
  Isabella K Delmas (1857 - 1937)*
  Irving Paul Delmas (1860 - 1928)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eliza Ann Grant Williams (1817 - 1896)*
  Washington Franklin Grant (1820 - 1860)*
  Mary Elizabeth Grant Delmas (1822 - 1896)
  John Lafayette Grant (1825 - 1905)*
  Susan Francis Grant Foster (1826 - 1866)*
  Rachel Rebecca Grant Borum (1829 - 1857)*
  Isabella Queen Grant Willis (1833 - 1902)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Pascagoula
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA
Plot: 14
 
Created by: Jones
Record added: Jul 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28123111
Mary Elizabeth <i>Grant</i> Delmas
Added by: Jones
 
 
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 Added: Mar. 29, 2010
 
 
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