Simon Grant (1847 - 1937)

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Birthplace: Gmina Ostrów Wielkopolski, Greater Poland, Poland
Death: Died in Philadelphia, PA, USA
Managed by: Howard Bregman
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About Simon Grant

Birth date from Passport application of 1887: March 6, 1847.

Birth date from Passport application of 1903: Feb 10, 1847.

Birth date from gravestone: 1855.

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February 10, 1847
Gmina Ostrów Wielkopolski, Greater Poland, Poland
May 5, 1862
Age 15
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

US passport application, 1903

Transcription: I solemnly swear that I was born at Ostrowo, Germany on or about the 10 day of February, 1847; that I emigrated to the United States, sailing on board the Molka from Hamburg on or about the 5 day of May 1862, that I resided 16 years, uninterruptedly, in the United States from 1887 to 1903 at West Chester, Pa; that I was naturalized as a citizen of the United States before the ... court of [illegible] Co, New York at Elmina, NY on the 4 day of March 1870 as shown by the accompanying Certificate of Naturalization; that I am the IDENTICAL PERSON described in said Certificate; that I am domiciled in the United States, my permanent residence being at West Chester in the State of Pennsylvania where I follow the occupation of merchant; that I am about to go abroad temporarily; and that I intend to return to the United States... with the purpose of residing and performing the duties of citizenship therein.

November 20, 1887
Age 40
New York, New York, NY, USA
September 9, 1888
Age 41
West Chester, PA, USA
June 15, 1896
Age 49
West Chester, PA, USA
April 15, 1937
Age 90
Philadelphia, PA, USA
April 16, 1937
Age 90
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States