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 John Lafayette Grant

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John Lafayette Grant

  • Birth 15 Aug 1825 Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA
  • Death 14 Jan 1905 Pascagoula, Jackson County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Pascagoula, Jackson County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 28225739

"Death of Mr. John L. Grant"

At 3:25 o'clock a.m., Saturday, January 14, 1905, Mr. John Lafayette Grant died of paralysis, aged 80 years and 5 months, at his residence at West End Beach. He has always been respected for his kind disposition and generous hospitality. He was a son of Captain John Grant, who was the originator and owner of Grant's Pass, an artificial channel to connect the city of Mobile with the Gulf.
.....Interment was in Grant cemetery. Deceased is survived by four sons and three daughters, Mr. Robert Grant, Mr. Richard Grant and John Grant, of Pascagoula, Mr Eddie Grant and Mrs. Elvin Maxwell, of Birmingham; Mrs. Octavia Cole and Mrs. William Manto, of Pascagoula.
Pascagoula Democrat-Star, January 20, 1905






  • Created by: Jones
  • Added: 12 Jul 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 28225739
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Lafayette Grant (15 Aug 1825–14 Jan 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28225739, citing Grant Cemetery, Pascagoula, Jackson County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Jones (contributor 47025267) .