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I, 1840.

Josephine Martha Torbush (1120,3351) b. (prob. Glastonbury), Feb.

6, 1841; d. unm. Norwich, June 28, 1893; res. in Ky. ; rem. 1866 to
N. ; music teacher.

James Henry Torbush (1120,3352) b. Glastonbury, July 5, 1843; d.
unm. Norwich, Apr. 3, 1872; res. N. ; clerk.

Emily Antoinette Torbush (1120,3353) b. Lyme, July 22, 1846; m.
Norwich, Feb. 13, 1871, Warren Lee Goss \h. Brewster, Mass.,
Aug. 19, 1838; s. of Wm. Whittemore Goss and Hannah Foster]; res.
Rutherford, N. J. ; author; Harvard Law School; private in Co. B.,
U. S. Eng., 186 1-3; Sergt. Co. H. 2d Mass. H. Art. 1863-5; pub-
lished subscription books in Boston, Mass., several yrs. ; sometime
editor of the Woonsocket, R. I., Patriot and of the Valley Republi-
can; author of " Recollections of a Private," " Jed," " Tom Clifton,"
and "Jack Alden."+

CJiildren of Anna Seymour {p. yd) and Benjamin Weed.

James Weed (1120,3500) b. Canton, Dec. 26, 1813; m. Muscatine,
Iowa, Mch. 14, 1847, Mary Ann Swift [b. Yates, N. Y., Jan. 26,
1828; dau. of Thos. Swift and Marcia St. John]; res. M. ; farmer
and fruit grower; form, dentist and nurseryman; Williams Med.
Coll. 1835.

Edward Weed (1120,3501) b. Canton, Sep. 27, 1815; d. C, Mch. 8,
1825.

Eliza Weed (i 120,3502) b. Canton, Aug. 21, 1817; d. C, May 20,
1818.



EIGHTH GENERATION. 161

Chester Weed (1120,3503) b. Canton, Mch. i6, 1819; d. 1874; m.
Muscatine, Iowa, July 29, 1873, Cora Chaplin [b. Quincy, 111., July
29, 1844; dau. of Chas. Chaplin]; res. Collinsville; rem. 1841 to M,;
agent for yEtna and Phoenix Ins. Cos. ; dealer in grain, horses and
cattle, and farmer; first pres. of Iowa State Bank. +

Eliza Ann Weed (1120,3504) b. Canton, Dec. 7, 1820; d. Muscatine,
Iowa, Mch. 19, 1892; m. M., June 4, 1840, Joseph Bridgman [b.
Belchertown, Mass. ; s. of Joseph Bridgman and Ruth Hawkes]; wid.
res. M. ; dry goods, insurance, and real estate. +

Seymour Weed (1120,3505) b. Canton, July 31, 1823; d. C, Mch.
13, 1825.

Child of Clara Seymour (/. y6) and Willia^n H. Hallock.

William Grant Hallock (1120,3510) b. Jan. 22, 1825; m. (i) May 24,
1853, Lucy Humphry [b. Canton Center, Oct. 4, 1830; d. Apr. 2,
1874; dau. of Geo. Humphry and Laura Mills] ; m. (2) June 20, 1875,

Louise M. Merrill [b. C. C, Aug. 11, 1840; dau. of Merrill

and Lucy Mills]; res. C. C. ; farmer; ch. treas,, dea., town treas. ,
selectman, assessor.

CIvAN H.

CJiildren of Gerry Grant (/. j6) and Louisa Whiting.

Grant (1136,1000) (dau.), d. at birth.

Grant (1136,1001) d. at birth.

Child of Marcus Holmes {p. yd).

Holmes (1136,1100) (dau.), m. Williams.

Children of Louisa F. Grant (/. 7^ ) and John Bond.
Louisa C. Bond (1136,5100) b. in N. Y. ; m. in N. Y., David Tipple
[b. in N. Y.; d. Sep. 26, 1882]; res. Madison, Wis.*+

Harriet Bond (1136,5101) m. Neaher.

Child of Harriet L. Grant [p. y6) and Willard.

John Grant Willard (1136,5110) (?), b. Feb. 6, 1814.

Children of Harriet L. Grant {p. j6) and Weber.

Letitia Weber (1136,5111).
Emogene Weber (1136,5112).

Children of Amelia M. Grant {p. yd) and Henry C. Vogcll.

Augustus Vogell (1136,5140) b. Vernon. N. Y. ; d. unm. Rome, N.
Y., se 24; res. R. and Elmira, N. Y. ; lawyer.

Henry Eugene Vogell (1136,5141) b. Vernon, N. Y. ; m. Martha
Harris [b. Chicago, 111., May 12, 1840; d. N. Y. C, May 22, 1891;
dau. of Jacob Harris]; res. N. Y. C. ; form. Rome, N. Y., and C.t +

Charles Jerome Vogell (1136,5142) b. Groton, N. Y. ; d. Chicago, 111. ;
m. (i) •; m. (2) Sophia ; res. C. ; bookkeeper.+

Georgeanna Manolt Vogell (1136,5143) b. Elmira, N. Y. ; m. Utica,
N. Y., Dec. 4, i860, Willey Josiah Pascal Kingsley [b. Frankfort, N.
Y., July 29, 1824; s. of Obadiah Kingsley and Lavinia Tucker] ; res.
Rome, N. Y. (no E. Liberty St.); physician; M. D., N. Y. Med.
Coll. 1855; mayor; pres. Farmers Nat. Bank, Central N. Y. Inst, for



162 V THE GRANT FAMILY.

Deaf Mutes, R. Cemetery Asso. ; vice-pres. Jervis Library Asso. ,
R. Brass and Copper Co. ; director in many other corporations ;
equipped gymnasium of Yale Univ. in memory of his son George. $-f-

Amelia Arabella Vogell (1136,5143) b. Rome, N. Y. ; m. Capt. (Geo.
S. ?) Walters; res. Brooklyn, N. Y. (799 DeKalb Av.).t

CJiildrcn of Abigail J. Grant (/. y6) and John Tipple.

William Grant Tipple (1136,5150) b. Vernon, N. Y., Jan. 18 (8),
1834; d. v., Nov. 28, 1886; m. Oct. 28, 1858, Melissa Stockwell, of
V. ; served in Civil War.+

Oscar Freeman Tipple (1136,5151) b. Vernon, N. Y., July 16, 1835;
m. Stoughton, Wis., Jan. 24, 1867, Eunicy Elisabeth Davis, of S.
[b. Jan. 21, 1846; dau. of Dewitt Clinton Davis and Ophelia Wait];
res. S. ; form. Rutland, Wis. ; farmer, hotel keeper, and liveryman ;
served in Co. D. 7th Wis. Vet. Vol. Regt. 1861-5; dep. sheriff,
police justice. +

Candace Hills Tipple (1136,5152) b. Vernon, N. Y., Mch. 26, 1839;
d. v., Jan. 26, 1841.

Harriette Amelia Tipple (1136,5153) b. Vernon, N. Y., Jan. 3, 1842;
m. v., Feb. 29, 1864, Henry Jas. Earley [b. Wells, N. Y., Apr. 25,
1840; s. of Henry Earley and Louisa Whitman]; res. Vernon Cen-
ter, N. Y. ; farmer. +

Knox Deforest Tipple (1136,5154) b. Vernon, N. Y., Sep. 26, 1844
(1843); res. Norfolk, Neb.f

Margaret Osterhout Isabelle Tipple (1136,5155) b. Vernon, N. Y. , Oct.
9, 1847 (1848); m. Oct. (Dec.) 12, 1867, Wm. M. Sargent, of Ripon,
Wis. ; res. Minneapolis, Minn.f

Charles Benjamin Tipple (1136,5156) b. Vernon, N. Y., May 18, 1851;
d. Madison, Wis., in the army, July i, 1865.

CJiildren of Augustus Grajit [p. 77) and Aw'elia Cone.

Flora Marilla Grant (1136,5200) b. Torrington, July 8, 1820; d. T.,
Apr. 16, 1886; m. T., Nov. 3, 1842, Luther Bronson [b. Winchester,
Feb. 6, 1821; d. Hartford, Jan. 10, 1887; s. of Salmon Bronson and
Mercy Wheadon]; res. T. ; farmer and carpenter; chief clerk in in-
surance office in H. 188 1-7; J. P. several yrs. +

Matthew Anderson Grant (1136,5201) b. Torrington, Sep. 23, 1821;
d. Burrville, Nov. i, 1896; m. Colebrook, Sep. 12, 1844, Chloe Cobb
[b. C, Nov. 29, 1822; dau. of Daniel Cobb and Ruth Bidwell] ; res.
T. on his grandfather's farm 15 yrs. ; rem. to B. +

William Allen Grant (1136,5202) b. Torrington, Sep. 23, 1821; m.
(i) Winsted, Feb. 3, 1843, Lucena Maria Shattuck [b. Torringford,
Dec. 23, 1823; d. Torrington, Oct. 31, 1856; dau. of Ansel Shattuck
and Maria Burr]; m. (2) W., Sep. i, 1857, Elizabeth Laura Wad-
hams [b. Goshen, Aug. 9, 1830; dau. of Guy Wadhams and Clarissa
Chapen]; res. Burrville; farmer. +

Daniel Augustus Grant (1136,5203) b. Torrington, Sep. 23, 1821; d.
W. Torrington, Oct. 4, 1892; m. (i) E. Litchfield, Nov. 4 (6), 1845,
Elmina E. Eggleston [b. Waterbury or Woodbury, Vt., June 22,
1818; d. W. T., Aug. 21, 1883; dau. of Benj. Eggleston and Sophia
Atkins]; m. (2) Winsted, Nov. 6, 1884, Mary A. (Lyons) Preston



EIGHTH GENERATION. 163

[b. Salisbury, Dec. 20, 1828; d. T., Feb. 19, 1897; wid. of Wm.
Preston]; res. T.; carpenter; prior to his death he and his brothers
were the oldest triplets in the world. +

Child of Augustus Grant {p. 77) and Roxana Clark.

Susan Eoxana Grant (1136,5204) b. Torrington, Sep. 18, 1831; d.
Erie, Pa., Aug. 27, 1858; m. Apr. 10, 1848, Geo. Russell Clark [b.
July 15, 1825; d. Springfield, Pa.; s. of Converse Clark and Almira
Burr] ; rem. to E. ; farmer. +

CLAN K.

Children of Nathan Wheeler {p. 77) and Desire Wheeler.

Desire Wheeler (1142,1000) b. N. Stonington, Oct. 8, 1792; d.
Stonington, Jan. 26, 1870; m. S., Feb. 10, 1811, Capt. Peres Wheeler
[b. S., Sep. 17, 1789; d. S., Oct. 8, 1867; s. of Peres Wheeler and
Desire Randall] ; res. S. ; farmer. +

George Wheeler (1142,1001) d. ; res. N. Stonington.

Nathan Wheeler (1142,1002) rem. to N. Y. +

Bridget Wheeler (1142,1003) b. N. Stonington, Mch. 9, 1799; d.
Franklin, May 30, 1874; m. N. S., Nov. 26, 1818, Geo. Hewitt [b.
N. S., Jan. 26, 1797; d. Groton, Oct. 16, 1884; s. of Eli Hewitt and
Williams] ; res. F. ; farmer. +

Giles Wheeler (1142,1004) m. Hannah A. Avery. +

Delia Wheeler (1142,1005) (a descendant is Mrs. John Randall,
Norwich, N. Y.f).

Charles Wheeler (1142,1005 A) d. ae 20 yrs.

Emma Wheeler (1142,1006) d. unm. ; res. N. Stonington.

Rebecca Wheeler (1142,1007) b. N. Stonington Feb. 17, 1810; d. E.
Hartford, June 2, 1882; m. Stonington, Nov. 3, 1829, Henry Clinton
Brown, M. D. [b. (prob. Preston), Jan. 3, 1804; d. Bridgeport, July
13, 1868; s. of Wm. W. Brown]. +

Calvin Wheeler (1142,1008) d. unm.

Billings Wheeler (1142,1009) res. Brooklyn, N. Y. (222 Washing-
ton Av.).t

Children of Asa Wheeler {p. jj) and Broivn.

Mary Ann Wheeler (1142,1010) (perhaps d. July 11, 1848); m. N.
Stonington, Apr. 19, 1818, Roswell Randall Avery [b. Nov. 5, 1791;
s. of Stephen Avery and Anna Wheeler]. +

Asa Wheeler (1142,1011) d. ; res. N. Stonington.

Fanny S, Wheeler (1142,1012) d. ; m. Mch. i, 1827, Alfred Avery,
of Scotland, Conn. [b. Dec. i, 1794; s. of Luther Avery and Mary
Wheeler]; 5 chil.

Samuel Brown Wheeler (1142,1013) b. Westerly, R. I., Dec. 23, 1805;
d. Feb. II, 1879; m. (i) Groton, Delia Ann Avery, dau. of John Jay
Avery and Nancy Ann Murdock; m. (2) Jan. 13, 1874, Mary Ellen
Baldwin, of Preston, dau. of Col. David Baldwin and Mary Brown;
res. N. Stonington; speculator; dea. in Cong. ch. 1839-79; held
town offices. +

Eda Wheeler (1142,1014) d. ; m. Chas. Avery; no living descendants.



164 THE GRANT FAMILY.

Lydia Wheeler (1142,1015) b. N. Stonington, Oct. 29, 18 13; d. Wind-
ham, Aug. 19, 1879; m. Jan. 8, 1836, Wm. Martin Johnson [b. W.,
Apr. 18, 18 15; d. W., Feb. i, 1881; s. of Levi Johnson and Annie
Martin] ; res. W. ; farmer. +

Martha Wheeler (1142,1016) d. s. p. Jersey City, N. J. ; m. Chas.
Sisson, who m. twice after her death.

Lucinda Grant Wheeler (1142,1017) d. ; m. Sanford P. Brown; res.
Stonington ; no living descendants.

Children of Hosea Wheeler {p. 77) and Nancy Brown.

Esther Wheeler (1142,1020) b. Oct. 2, 1800; d. Stonington, July 18,
1852; m. N. Stonington, Apr. 29, 1819, Capt. Daniel Bentley [b. S.,
Mch. 15, 1789; d. S., Mch. 27, 1875]; res. S. ; farmer.+

Wheeler (1142,1021) (dau.).

Wheeler (1142,1022) (dau.).

Child of Bridget Wheeler {p. yj) and Robert Wheeler.
Robert Wheeler (1142,1030) b. Nov. 13, 1802; d. N. Stonington,
1881; m. Lucy Palmer Miner [b. N. S., Mch. 16, 181 1; dau. of Sax-
ton Miner and Content York]; res. N. S. ; farmer. +

Children of Susanna Wheeler {p. 77) and Amos C. Maine.

Susan Maine (1142,1040) b. N. Stonington, 1806; d. N. S., Feb.
1892; m. N. S., David Coats [b. N. S. ; d. N. S., Dec. 24, 1835; s.

of David Coats and Brown]; res. N. S. ; farmer; participated

in battle of Stonington. +

Bridget Wheeler Maine (1142,1041) b. July 23, 1807; d. Oct. 19,
1836; m. Apr. 15, 1829, Leland Daniel Miner [b. 1806; d. N. Ston-
ington, Apr. I, 1885; s. of Saxton Miner and Content York; m. (2)
Apr. I, 1840, Hannah M. Allyn]; res. N. S. ; farmer.+

Ephraim Wheeler Maine (1142,1042) b. N. Stonington, Oct. 31, 1812;
d. N. S., June 29, 1894; m. N. S., Nov. 14, 1845, Catherine Thomp-
son [b. N. S., Mch. 3, 1826; dau. of Aaron Thompson and Elmina
York] ; res. N. S. ; farmer and tradesman ; member of Third Bapt.
Ch. ; a man of strong character, high ideals, and unwavering devo-
tion to duty, but generous and charitable in his estimate of others. +

Nancy Brown Maine (1142,1043) m. York.+

Ralph Hurlburt Maine (1142,1044) b. N. Stonington, Apr. 13, 1816;
d. s. p. July 5, 1886; m. Hartford, Dec. 24, 1846, Elizabeth G.
Erving; res. vStonington; Bapt. minister; Trinity Coll.

Cyrus Wheeler Maine (1142,1045) b. Stonington, May 19, 1822; d.
Providence, R. I., July 14, 1894; m. S., Oct. 28, 1847, Julia Edge-
comb [b. N. Stonington, Dec. 22, 1825; d. P., Oct. 22, 1870; dau. of
Nathan S. Edgecomb and Julia E. Williams]; res, P. ; grocer. +

Child of Rebecca Wheeler {p. yS) and Thomas Ulieeler.

Lucy Prentice Wheeler (1142,1050) d. ; m. Dr. Thos. P. Wattles, of

N. Stonington. +

Children of Rebecca Wheeler {p. yS) and Stcplicn L. Avery.
Hosea Wheeler Avery (1142,1051) d. ; m. Nov. 15, 1843, Abby
Brown; res. Norwich, N. Y. +



EIGHTH GENERATION. 165

Stephen Edwin Avery (1142,1052) d. s. p. 1863; m. Mary Pratt, who
d. ; res. Norwich, N. Y.

Nancy W. Avery (1142,1053) b. Oct. 6, 1821; d. N. Stonington,
Mch. 9, 1885; m. N. S., Jan. 3, 1846, Francis Holmes Wheeler [b.
N. S., July 9, 1803; d. N. S., Mch. 1880; s. of Amos Wheeler and
Lucy Holmes]; farmer. +

Child of EpJiraiin Wheeler {p. J 8) and Bridget Ayres.

Ephraim Wheeler (1142,1060) b. N. Stonington, Jan. 30, 1831; d.
N. S., Oct. 7, 1880; m. Dec. 29, 1852; res. N. S. ; farmer. +

Child of EpJiraini Wheeler [p. j8) and HaniiaJi E. Miner. '
Ellen Rebekah Wheeler (1142,1061) b. N, Stonington, May 24, 1837;
m. N. S., Feb. 28, 1868, Geo. Henry Frink [b. Stonington, Oct. 24,
1834; s. of Pites Downes Frink and Nancy B. Pendleton]; divorced
and resumed maiden name ; res. N. S.

CJiildren of Russel Wheeler {p. yS) and Esther W. Hull.

Russel Lathrop Wheeler (1142,1080) b. N. Stonington, June 23, 1830;
d. s. p. Brooklyn, N. Y., Mch. 8, 1890; m. (i) Mary N. Conklin [b.
Pleasant Valley, N. Y., July 16, 1831; d. B., Aug. i, 1879]; m. (2)
Florence D. Thomaie, dau. of Geo. F. Thomaie, of B. ; res. B. ;
pres. of the Hazard Powder Co. ; form, wholesale grocer; vestry-
man of Grace Ch.

Martha Hull Wheeler (1142,1081) b. N, Stonington, Aug. 29, 1834;
m. N. S., June 30, 1855, Jacob Best Murray [b. Copake, N. Y., Dec.
17, 1827; d. Brooklyn, N, Y., Aug. 27, 1880; s. of Wm. Murray
and Sarah Best] ; res. B. (246 Carroll Park) ; wholesale grocer in
N. Y. C.$+

Ann Eliza Wheeler (1142,1082) b. N. Stonington, Aug. 4, 1840; d.
N. S., Oct. 26, i"842.

Children of Oliver Grant [p. yS) arid Esther Breed.

Mary Esther Grant (1142,1100) b. Stonington, Oct. 17, 1802; d.
unm. S., Apr. 17, 1842; res. S. ; dressmaker and milliner.

Oliver Burrows Grant (1142,1101) b. N. Stonington, Oct. 13, 1804;
d. unm. Stonington, Oct. i, 1891 ; res. N. S. and Preston; rem. 1837
to S. ; farmer and merchant; treas. of S. Savings Bank 1850-76,
pres. 1876-91; in S. was selectman and rep.; dea. of First Bapt.
Ch. of S.

Ann Miner Grant (1142,1 102) b. Stonington, June 29, 1807 (1808);
d. S., Jan. 7, 1875; m. Dec. 29, 1830, Orrin Safford [b. Preston, Dec.
2, 1807; d. S., Sep. 22, 1875; s. of Erastus Safford and Rebecca
Ames]; res. P. and S. ; farmer. +

Lucy Breed Grant (1142,1103) b. N. Stonington, Oct. 13, 1810; d.
Stonington, Oct. 25, 1888; m. N. S., May 10, 1832, Daniel Brown
' Spalding [b. N. S., Sep. 7, 1802; d. S., Aug. 14 (15), 1866; s. of
Asa Spalding, M. D. , and Lucy York] ; res. S. ; merchant. +

CJiildren of Rebecca Grant [p. jS) and ElisJia Keenej.
Calvin Keeney (1142,1160).
Denison Keeney (1142,1161).



1QQ THE GRANT FAMILY,

Julia Keeney (1142,1162) m. Wm. Vincent Robinson; res. Ithaca,
N. Y.*
Mary Keeney (1142,1163).

Children of Henry Grant {p. yS) and Polly Keeney.

Grant (1142,1170) (s.), d. inf.

Grant (1142,1171) (s.), d. inf.

Charles Henry Grant (1142,1172) b, Goshen, May 8, 1827; m. (i)
Millerton, N. Y., 1851, Jane Robinson [b. G. ; d. Pittsfield, Mass.;
dau. of Thos. Robinson]; m. (2) Sandisfield, Mass., 1858, Anna
Clark [b. S., 1833; dau. of Michael Clark and Lucy Hall]; res. P.
(95 Burbank St.); form. Wolcottville and Falls Village; tin peddler;
form, farmer; steward M. E. ch. 15 yrs.+

Grant (1142,1173) (dau.), b. Oct. 28, 1832; d. 1833.

Frank Grant (1142,1174) d. se 3 yrs.

Homer Jay Grant (1142,1175) b. Goshen, Oct. 11 (17), 1836 (1837);
d. Pittsfield, Mass., Oct. 23 (22), 1868; m. (i) Nov. 1864, Augusta
Lanphear; m. (2) P., May 5,' 1867 (1868), Elizabeth Noble [b. P.,
Oct. 3, 1847; dau. of Henry Noble, and Clarissa Tracy]; res. P. ; tin
merchant. +

CJiildren of Eunice Grant [p. y8) and Edmund Hoive.

Edmund Grant Howe (1142,1210) b. Mansfield, Nov. 8 (7), 1807; d.
Hartford, Apr. 23, 1872; m. (i) Brooklyn, June 16, 1836, Frances
Kies [b. Charlton, Mass., Mch. 28, 1817; d. H., Jan. i, 1854; dau.
of Capt. Samuel Kies and Pamela Davis]; m. (2) Wethersfield, Feb.
5, 1856, Maria Buck [b. W. ; d. H.]; res. H. and N. Y. C. ; dry
goods merchant and banker. +

Daniel M. Howe (1142,1211) d. s. p.

Eunice Minerva Howe (1142,1212) d. s. p. Dec. 15, 1893; m. Mans-
field, D. M. Bettis, of M.

Harriet Smith Howe (1142,1213) b. Spring Hill; d. s. p. July 15,
1892; m. (i) Theodore Busch [b. Dresden, Germany; lost at sea] ;
m. (2) May 25, 1882, Ezra Kingsley, who was b. Floyd, N. Y., Jan.
17, 1814; wid. res. Deepriver; merchant; form, carriage maker; Mr.
B. was an artist.

CJiildren of Billings Grant {p. yS) and Lucy G. Sanford.

Anthony Sanford Billings Grant (1142,1220) b. Stafford, Feb. 5, 1809;
d. Milwaukee, Wis., Jan. 1861; m. Hartford, Caroline Woodbridge,
of H. [d. M., Feb. 23, 1858; dau. of Ward Woodbridge and Mary
Strong]; res. H. ; merchant. +

Julia Elizabeth Grant (1142,1221) b. Stafford, Aug. 21, (1811?); d.
Stafford Springs, Aug. 18, 1893; m. S., Joseph Clark Dow [b. Ash-
ford, July 4, 18 — ; d. Milwaukee, Wis., Aug. 20, 1858; s. of Thos.
Dow and Lydia Clark]; res, S. ; rem. a. 1849 to M. ; physician; M.
D. Yale Univ.; members of St. Paul's P. E. Ch. at M.+

Harriet Swift Grant (1142,1222) b. Stafford, July 27, 1813; d. S.,
Oct. 16, 1817.

John Miner Grant (1142,1223) b. Stafford, Nov, 26, 1815; d. unm.
S., Sep. II, 1839.



EIGHTH GENERATION. 167

Henry Huntington Grant (1142,1224) b. Stafford, Feb. 14, 1818; d.
S., Oct. 2, 1821.

Harriet Swift Grant (1142,1225) b. Stafford, July 4, 1820; d. s. p. S.,
May 31, 1895; m. Ellington, Nov. 3, 1846, Lyman Walbridge Crane,
of S. [b. Bound Brook, N. J. ; d. Stafford Springs, a. 1890] ; res. S.
S. ; merchant.

Catherine Amelia Grant (1142,1226) b. Stafford, Sep. 10, 1822; d.
Ellington, Jan. 17 (19), 1864; m. E., Nov. 16, 1847; Henry Alfred
Bliss [b. (Hartford?), July 3, 1818; d. Jacksonville, Fla. , Jan. 9,
1856; s. of Alfred Bliss and Mary Roberts]; res. Broad Brook; rem.
1854 to J. and to E. 1856; merchant; he was a constituent member
of St. Gabriel's P. E. Parish, Windsor. +

Henry Edward Grant (1142,1227) b. Stafford, Mch. 30, 1825; d.
unm. Milwaukee, Wis., Oct. 12, 1853; res. Hartford, S., and M.,
bookkeeper.

Charles Edwin Grant (1142,1228) b. Stafford, Mch. 4, 1827; d. El-
lington, Aug. 5, 1842.

Children of ElisJia Gi'atit {p. jg) and Nancy Claj'k.

Mary Rowe Grant (1142,1230) b. Ashford (Mansfield), July 18, 1809;
d. Hartford, Oct. 5, 1834; m. (prob A.), Chas. Colton [d. Pittsburg,
Pa. ; m. (2) Woodstock, Vt. , ]; cashier of a bank in P. +

Sophronia Madelia Grant (1142,1231) b. Mansfield, Oct. 9, 1811; d.
Rochdale, Mass., Aug. 22, 1882; m. Hartford, John Hill Rouse [b.
Griswold ; d. July 16, 1870]; res. R. ; P. E. minister; chaplain of a
regt. ; she was postmaster. +

Julia Grant (1142,1232) b. Ashford (Mansfield), Apr. 7, 181 5; d.
unm. S., Mch. 5, 1894; res. S.

Clark Howe Grant (1142,1233) b. Ashford (Mansfield), Feb. 23, 1818;
d. Stafford, Jan. 31, 1892; m. Fishkill (Wappingers Falls), N. Y.
(S.), Sep. 21, 1844, Eliza Woodward Hutchinson [b. Hanover, N.
H., Jan. 21, 181 7; dau. of Henry Hutchinson and Mary Woodward];
res. S. ; wid. res. Meriden; druggist. +

Children of Dcnison Grant {p. yg) and Sally Byles.

Sarah Byles Grant (1142,1240) b. Mt. Hope, Sep. 22, 1815; d. M.
H., Sep. 8, 1896; m. Mansfield, Mch. 24, 1846, Joshua Carey Bot-
tum [d. New London, Nov. 6, 1897; s. of Joshua C. Bottum and
Phelia Adams] ; res. M. H.; farmer. +

Sophia Clark Grant (1142,1241) b. Mt. Hope, Feb. 25, 1817; m. M.
H., Mch. 22, 1865, Jared Wentworth [b. Ashford, Mch. 16, 1803 (?);
d. M. H., Aug. 23, 1887; s. of Jedidiah Wentworth and Betsey
Webb] ; res. Mansfield ; farmer.

Harriet Swift Grant (1142,1242) b. Mt. Hope, June 16, 1819; m.
Mansfield, Mch. 15, 1848, Geo. Whitman Aspinwall [b. M., Oct. 13,
1821; d. Palmer, Mass., July 25, 1888; s. of Thos. Aspinwall and
Achsah Babcock] ; res. P.; form. Springfield, Mass. , and Northfield,
Mass. ; farmer; held town offices; rep. +

Eliza Grant (1142,1243) b. Mt. Hope, May 13, 182 1; d. unm. M. H.,
Mch. 9, 1869; res. M. H.



168 THE GRANT FAMILY.

ElishaDenison Grant (1142,1244) b. Mt. Hope, Feb. 18, 1823; m.
Chaplin, May 16, 1854, Cordelia Martin [b. Windham, Sep. 29, 1822;
dau. of Erastus Martin and Lydia Ashley] ; res. Ashford ; form. Pal-
mer, Mass.; farmer; rep., selectman, assessor, collector. +

Miner Grant (1142,1245) b. Mt. Hope, June 12, 1825; m. Pomfret,
Nov. 22, 1855, Eliza Amelia Peck [b. P., Mch. 12, 1830; dau. of
Alanson Peck and Abigail Carpenter]; res. M. H., in the homestead
purchased in 1794 by Miner Grant (1142,12); farmer. $+

Lucy Sanford Grant (1142,1246) b. Mt. Hope, Mch. 6, 1827; d.
Palmer, Mass., Apr. i, 1878; m. M. H., Nov. 9, 1853, Matthew
Clark Fenton [b. P., Sep. 4, 1825; d. Rome, N. Y., June 24, 1895;
s. of Col. John Fenton and Roxana Byles; m. (2) Springfield, Mass.,
1880-1, Ellen P. Simmons, of S., dau. of Benj. Simmons]; res. P.;
farmer. +

Adeline Grant (1142,1247) b. Mt. Hope, Oct. 30, 1828; d. Chaplin,
Oct. 12, 1896; m. Windham, Apr. 17, 1849, Wm. Martin [b. C, July
4, 1823; s. of Wm. Martin and Betsey Wolcott] ; res. C. ; farmer. +

Josias Grant (1142,1248) b. Mt. Hope, Dec. 30, 1830; d. Brooklyn,
N. Y., Mch. 31, 1883; m. B., May 9, 1854, Mary Elizabeth Northrop
[b. Utica, N. Y. , Mch. 6, 1831; dau. of Harris Northrop and Jane
Ann Grey]; wid. res. B. ; bookkeeper; many yrs. with A. T.
Stewart. +

Emily Grant (1142,1249) b. Mt. Hope, Dec. 4, 1832; m. Mch. 7,
1855, Jas. Martin [b. Windham, Nov. 16, 1827; s. of Erastus Martin
and Lydia Ashley]; res. Willimantic (107 Bridge St.); form. Chaplin. +

CJiildrc7i of JoJin Grant {p. /p) and Fanny {Hall-Pcrit) Ladd.

John Hall Grant (1142,1250) b. Stafford, 1817; d. Fayetteville, N.
C. (S.), 82 less than 20 yrs.

Fanny Lucinda Grant (1x42,1251) b. Stafford, Mch. 30, 1821; d. El-
cajon Valley (Bostonia), Cal., Dec. 23, 1893.; m. S., Oct. 18, 1844
(1843), Jas. Alex. Hazen [b. W. Springfield, Mass., 1813; d. Han-
over, Oct. 29, 1862; s. of Frederic Hazen and Sarah Stedman; m.
(1) 1840, Helen Rockwell, of E. Windsor]; grad. Yale Univ. 1834;
pastor of Cong, churches at Wilbraham, Mass., 10 yrs., S. Williams-
town, Mass., 3 yrs., and H. 10 yrs. +

Lucy Ann Grant (1142,1252) b. Stafford, Feb. 3, 1823; m. S., Oct.
18, 1843, Albert Barrett [b. in Mass., May 18, 1822; d. S., Oct. 19,
1878; s. of Thos. Barrett and Marcia Work]; res. Zumbrota, Minn.;
farmer; held offices in Cong. ch.+

Eunice Lee Grant (1142,1253) b. Stafford, Apr. 22, 1825; d. S., Jan.

29, 1878; m. S., June 11, 1845, Wm. Augustus Foster [b. W. Staf-
ford, Mch. 22, 1811; d. S., Mch. 3 (2), 1874; s. of Foster and

Betsey Rice]; res. S. ; merchant and farmer; rep., state senator,
sheriff 1857-63; col. of cav. in militia. +

CJiildren of Clark Grant [p. jg) and Sabrina H. Clark.

Miner Clark Grant (1142,1260) b. Ashford, Aug. 13, 1820; d. Aug.

30, 1822.

Emily Clark Grant (1142,1261) d. Feb. 14, 1829, se 6 yrs.



EIGHTH GENERATION. 169

Andrew Miner Grant (1142,1262) b. Ashford, Feb. 27, 1825; m.
Willimantic, Nov. 12, 1850, Sarah Jane Williams [b. Mansfield, Aug-.
I, 1832; dau. of Elisha Williams and Anna Gaylord] ; res. Lawrence,
Kan. (131 2 Ky. St.); form. New London; mail agent. +

Cliildren of PJiebe Brozvn [p. yg) and Denison Miner.

Phebe Esther Miner (1142,1400) b. Nov. 5, 1805; d. s. p. in Vt., May
15, 1870; m. Jas. (or John) Miner; res. in Vt.

William Denison Miner (1142,1401) b. N. Stonington, May 15, 1807;
d. unm. N. S., Sept. 10, 1881; res. N. S. ; wheelwright and farmer.

Lucy Ann Miner (1142,1402) b. N. Stonington, May 25, 1809; d. N.
S., July (Sep.) 17, i86i (1859); m. Wm. Baldwin Denison [b. Ston-
ington, 1796; d. N. S., Aug. (July) 13, i860; s. of Jas. Denison]. +

John Billings Miner (1142,1403) b. N. Stonington, July 19, 1813; d.
N, S., June 7, 1847; m. N. S., Apr. 29, 1841, Sarah Crandall [b.
Charlestown, R. I., Apr. 30, 1823; d. Tuckahoe, N. Y., Dec. 18,
1 891; dau. of Beriah Crandall and Mary Clarke; m. (2) Ralph Coats
(1142,104,01)]; res. N. S. ; wagon-maker. +

Harriet Newell Miner (1142,1404) b. N. Stonington, June 17, 1815;
m. (i) Sanford Wheeler; divorced; m. (2) Boston, Mass., Dec. i,
1856, Cornelius Cornell [b. London, Eng., Jan. i, 1826; d. June 22,
1883]; res. White Rock, R. L ; form. N. S. ; Mr. C. was a tailor. +

James Henry Miner (1142,1405) b. N. Stonington, Dec. 9, 1818; d.
N. S., Aug. 31, 1885; m. Westerly, R. I., Feb. i, 1857, Mary Ann
Owen [b. Sterling, Aug. 6, 1837; d. N. S., Feb. 25, 1897; dau. of
Josiah Owen and Rhoda Ann Griffith] ; farmer and carpenter. +

Elisha Park Miner (1142,1406) b. Mch. 25, 1821 ; d. s. p. Oct. 31, 1842.

Cyrus Lazell Miner (1142,1407) b. Mch. 16, 1826; left N. Stoning-



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