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Col. Peter Grant

Birthdate: (59)
Birthplace: Kittery, York County, Province of Massachusetts, Colonial America
Death: April 29, 1756 (59)
Berwick, York County, Province of Massachusetts, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of Captain James Grant, I and Mary Grant
Husband of Lydia Grant; Lydia Grant; Lydia Grant and Mary Hodson
Father of Landress Grant; Landers Grant; Mary Hamilton Chadbourne; Peter Grant Jr.; Sarah Jane Lord and 10 others
Brother of Mary Walker; Sarah Austin and Captain James Grant, II
Half brother of Daniel Grant; Elias Grant; Elias Grant, Sr; John Grant; Joshua Grant and 3 others

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About Col. Peter Grant

Biography

Colonel Peter Grant was born on December 14, 1696 in Kittery, York County, Province of Massachusetts, Colonial America. His parents were Captain James Grant, I and Mary (Nason) Grant.

Peter married Lydia (Frost) Grant. Together they had the following children: Landress Grant.

Peter married Lydia (Frost) Grant. Together they had the following children: Landers Grant.

Peter married Lydia (Fost) Grant on February 24, 1718 in Berwick, York, Maine, United States. Together they had the following children: Mary (Grant) Hamilton Chadbourne; Peter Grant Jr.; Sarah Jane (Grant) Lord; Landers Grant; Daniel Grant; Alexander Stone Grant; Silas Grant.

Peter married Mary (Lord) Hodson circa February 1737 in Berwick, Maine, United States. Together they had the following children: Dorcas (Grant) Lord; Lydia (Grant) Lombard; Martha Grant; Capt. Samuel Grant; Grizzell (Grant) Lord; James Grant.

He died on April 29, 1756 in Berwick, York County, Province of Massachusetts, Colonial America.

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

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