Male, #46152, (1787 - circa 1881)
|Birth*||1787 ||He was born in 1787 at Wilkes Co., Georgia.1 |
|Marriage*||say 1813 ||He married Martha Murray say 1813.1 |
|War of 1812*||between 1813 and 1814 ||He served.1 |
|Land Grant/Patent*||1818 ||Land was granted to Grant Gafford in 1818 at Butler Co., Alabama.2 |
|Probate||4 Feb 1823 ||Martha, Grant and Zachariah listed to benefit in Stephen D. Gafford's will at Jones Co., Georgia, on 4 Feb 1823.3 |
|1850 Census*||1 Jun 1850 ||Grant was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Rocky Mount District, Lowndes Co., Alabama.|
((Grant, 63, M, Planter, 100, GA; Martha G., 57, F, GA; Thomas, 15, M, Planter, AL; Jeremiah, 14, M, AL; James, 11, M, AL; Josiah M., 9, M, AL;
John B., 5, M, AL)).
|Death*||circa 1881 ||He died circa 1881.1 |
- RootsWeb WorldConnect Project, Ancestry.com: Rootsweb.
Mary Stearnes Henley. <e-mail address>
- George Bernard Lewis: Chairman of the Butler Co. Heritage Book Committee, editor, The Heritage of Butler County, Alabama, Clanton, AL: Heritage Publishing Consultants, 2003.
Pages 3-4: "Early Landowners of Butler County," from the Butler County Tract Book showing the first owners of land in the county:
1817: ..., Daniel Gafford, Jeremiah Gafford, ...
1818: ..., Grant Gafford (Assignee), James Gafford (Assignee), ...
1819: ..., John Payne (Assignee), ...
- Editor Mary Carter, Jones Co., GA Will Abstracts - 1833, "Georgia Pioneers Genealogical Magazine", Vol.XX, May 1983 #2.