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Peter Grant

Birthplace: Kittery, York County, Province of Massachusetts
Death: Died in Berwick, York County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. James Grant and Mary Grant
Husband of Lydia Grant and Mary Hodson
Father of Mary Hamilton; Peter Grant Jr.; Sarah Jane Lord; Landers Grant; Daniel Grant and 8 others
Brother of Mary Walker; Sarah Austin and Capt. James Grant
Half brother of Daniel Grant; Elias Grant; John Grant; Joshua Grant; Rachel Pray and 2 others

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About Col. Peter Grant

On Blackberry Hill, by Love's Brook, about four miles north from the big bend in the Great Works River, was the farm of Lieut. Peter Grant, a brother of Capt. James, Jr. Peter was an officer at Louisburg. As a matter of geography it might be noted that Blackberry Hill and much of Love's Brook was in the Upper Parish, or the present town of Berwick, while the Andrew Walker farm on the big bend of the Great Works River was in the Berwick of that day, but South Berwick of the present day.

Peter Grant, of Berwick, in his will, made 29 April, 1756, mentionswife, Mary, and his children named James, Samuel, Alexander, Peter, Landers, Daniel, Mary (Hambleton), Sarah (Hambleton)who later married Lord, Lydia, Martha and Grizel.He gives his sons seven guns, two pistols, and a sword. Will probated 12 July, 1756. Inventory, L1078-0-11.

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Col. Peter Grant's Timeline

December 14, 1696
Kittery, York County, Province of Massachusetts
July 19, 1719
Age 22
Berwick, York, Maine, United States
July 24, 1720
Age 23
Berwick, York, Maine, USA
April 25, 1723
Age 26
Berwick, York, Maine, USA
September 11, 1726
Age 29
Berwick, York, Maine, USA
August 6, 1727
Age 30
Berwick, York, Maine, USA
August 6, 1727
Age 30
Berwick, York, Maine, USA
August 24, 1729
Age 32
Berwick, York, Maine, USA