Dorothy May GRANT

Female 1908 - 1986  (77 years)


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  • Name Dorothy May GRANT 
    Born 27 Feb 1908  Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Jan 1986  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Blossom Hill Cemetery, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1534  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 9 Sep 2012 

    Father Albert GRANT,   b. 9 Sep 1888, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1918, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Mother Minnie SULLIVAN,   b. Jun 1883, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 3 Sep 1905  Allenstown, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The record cites the groom's age as 19, residence Concord, New Hampshire, occupation Baker, born Prince Edward Island, son of Joseph Grant born Prince Edward Island, age 42, occupation Blacksmith, and Elizabeth Bernard, born Prince Edward Island, age 35, both residing in Concord. The bride is age 22, resident of Pembroke, born Ireland, daughter of George Sullivan, born Ireland, occupation Mill Operative, and Katie Coleman, born Ireland, age 48, both residing in Pembroke. Intentions were filed 26 August 1905. It is a first marriage for both.
    Family ID F494  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Paul Richard DUNSTANE,   b. 21 Jul 1906, Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1973, Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 26 Mar 1923  Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • The marriage record cites the groom's residence as Concord, New Hampshire, age 16, occupation printer, born Northfield, Vermont, son of John A. Dunstane of Concord, occupation Mail Carrier, and Anna Jacobs born Roxbury, Vermont. The bride resides in Concord, age 15, born Concord, New Hampshire, daughter of Albert Grant of Concord, age 31, occupation Telephone Man, born P.E. Island, and Minnie Sullivan, age 38, born Ireland. It is a first marriage for both. "Issued by order of Court, Charles R. Corning, Judge" is written on the bottom of the record's front.
    Divorced Abt 1925 
    Children 
     1. Barbara Louise DUNSTANE,   b. 7 Sep 1923, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 2014, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2011 
    Family ID F2020  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Paul Richard DUNSTANE,   b. 21 Jul 1906, Northfield, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1973, Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 7 May 1927  Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The marriage record of Paul R. Dunstane and Dorothy M. Dunstane cites their residence as Concord, NH. The groom is age 21, occupation Printer, born Northfield, Vermont, son of J.A. Dunstane born Concord, NH, age 42, occupation Mail Carrier, and Anna M. Jacobs, age 39, born Roxbury, Vermont, and who reside in Concord, NH. The bride is age 19, occupation Waitress, born Concord, NH, daughter of Albert Grant, age 36, born P.E. Island, occupation Electrician, and Minnie Sullivan, age 40, born Ireland, who reside in Concord, NH. The record cites this as a first marriage for the groom, and a 2nd marriage for the bride, who is divorced.
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2011 
    Family ID F11181  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Matthew OLKONEN,   b. 22 Sep 1907, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1976, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Family ID F970  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Feb 1908 - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Mar 1923 - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 May 1927 - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jan 1986 - Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blossom Hill Cemetery, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone of Matthew Olkonen & Dorothy Grant
    Headstone of Matthew Olkonen & Dorothy Grant

  • Notes 
    • Dorothy Grant appears in the 1920 census of Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire living with her mother and three lodgers:

      Grant, Minnie, head of household, age 32, widowed, emigrated in 1898, naturalized citizen in 1904, born in Ireland, both parents born in Ireland, occupation waitress in restaurant;
      Grant, Dorothy M., daughter, age 11, single, born New Hampshire, father born in Prince Edward Island, Canada, mother born Ireland;
      Cavaonos, Anthony A., lodger, age 24, single, emigrated in 1910, alien, self and both parents born in Greece, occupation proprietor of ice cream parlor;
      Stephano, Charles, lodger, age 25, single, emigrated in 1911, alien, self and both parents born in Greece, occupation proprietor of ice cream parlor;
      Crane, John, lodger, age 25, single, emigrated in 1911, alien, self and both parents born in Greece, occupation clerk in soda fountain.

      Buried at Blossom Hill Cemetery, Concord, NH. SSN 001-16-4800 SSDI.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] NH_VR.

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947