Charles E Grant

Charles E Grant

Birth
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties, Ontario, Canada
Death 2 Dec 1921 (aged 84)
Bay Port, Huron County, Michigan, USA
Burial Bay Port, Huron County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 36251271 View Source
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Charles E. Grant's genealogical lineage has been documented by the NSDAR.

According to the book, PORTRAIT AND BIOGRAPHICAL ALBUM OF HURON COUNTY, Pg. 384, which is found at The University of Michigan On-line Library or on "www,pincumbe.com": "CHARLES E. GRANT was a farmer, section 7, Winsor Township. He was born in Osnabruck, Stormont County, Ontario, and is the son of ROBERT GRANT (1789-1865) and MARY (PAPST) GRANT (1798-1877). ROBERT and MARY (PAPST) GRANT had 12 children, of whom, CHARLES E. is the 11th. in order of birth.

CHARLES E. GRANT received a common-school education in the Dominion, and in 1863 came with his parents to Winsor Township (Huron Cnty, MI). He was married in March, 1860, in Aldborough Township, Elgin Co., Ont., to MARY GRAVES. Although raised by Presbyterian parents, Charles E. was Baptized by the local Community of Christ Church, in Bayport, MI on March 6, 1887, by J.J. COMISH. He was then Ordained-Teacher in 1887, and Ordained-Elder in November of 1902. Mr. GRANT is a decided Republican, and he has served his township as Highway Commissioner, as Treasurer two terms, and also as a school officer."

CHARLES E. GRANT and MARY E. GRAVES-GRANT are known to have had ten children according to an 1880 U.S. Census Report and a marriage record (1906) for Bayport, Michigan. These records were found on www.familysearch.org. They raised their children on a farm which was located on the road that goes from Wildfowl Bay on M-25 to Kilmanagh (Bayport Rd.). Extended family members with farms on this same road were the Graves family, the Pincumbe family, and the Harder family. CHARLES E. and MARY GRANT'S children are as follows:

(1) Unnamed Child - died six weeks after birth
(2) Robert E. Grant
b. 2/18/1863
d. 1/24/1915
m. Mary A. Miller
(3) Charles Ulysses Grant
b. 11/20/1864
d. 5/1/1946
m. Phoebe J. Osbourn
(4) John D. Grant,
b. 10/31/1867
(5) Jesse B. Grant,
b. 10/31/1867
d. 9/26/1943 in Orangeburg, SC
m. Anna Osburne (Osbourn) 1887;
m. Elizabeth Regenschide, 1906)
(6) William W. Grant,
b. 4/4/1868
d. 8/24/1871
(7) Catherine M. or Katherine M. Grant
4/19/1870
(8) Julien C. Grant
b. 1/10/1871
d. 9/2/1871
(9) Edward E. Grant
b.10/10/1872
d. 5/10/1895
(10) George M. Grant
b. 1/5/1876
m. Nellie Kelly 1897

Lastly, Charles E. Grant descends from very old and historic families. On his mother's side, he is descended from the Loyalist Revolutionary War veteran, Johan Adam Papst (1732-1807). On his father's side, Charles E. is descended from another Loyalist Revolutionary War veteran, Dr. James Stuart/Stewart (1711-1804) Another source of ancestral pride for the Grant family is their Scottish heritage, and their membership in both the "Clan Grant" and the "Clan Royal Stuart". Charles' ancestral lineage, which descends directly back to King Robert I of Scotland (Robert The Bruce), through the Barons of Kincardine is documented as follows:

*Robert Grant-1789-1865
*Mary Stuart-Grant-1759-1865
*Dr. James Stuart-1711-1804
*Baillie John Steuart/Stuart-1676-1759
*Alexander Stuart-1640-1720
*Robert Oig Stuart, 10th. Baron of Kincardine-1610-1670
*Robert Stuart, 9th. Baron of Kincardine-1580-1650
*Walter Stuart, 8th. Baron of Kincardine-1560-1640
*James Stuart, 7th. Baron of Kincardine-1540-1620
*James Stuart, 6th. Baron of Kincardine-1510-1591
*Donald Stuart, 5th. Baron of Kincardine-1490-1561
*Donald Stuart, 4th. Baron of Kincardine-1470-1518
*James Stuart, 3rd. Baron of Kincardine-1450-1500
*Alexander Stuart, 2nd. Baron of Kincardine-1420-1480
*Sir Walter Stuart, 1st. Baron of Kincardine-1380-1456
*Alexander Stuart, Earl of Buchan-1343-1405
*Robert Stuart, King Robert II of Scotland-1306-1390
*Walter Stuart, 6th. High Steward of Scotland-1296-1327 and Princess Marjorie Bruce of Scotland
*King Robert I of Scotland (Robert The Bruce)-1274-1329

*Please see documentation sources for the memorial page for Dr. James Stuart #100915735 for documentation for this memorial page.


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