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Floyd Grant (1843 - 1916)

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Floyd Grant
Born in New York, NYmap
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Husband of — married 28 Feb 1866 in Brooklyn, Kings, NYmap
Died in Manhattan, New York, New York, United Statesmap
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Biography

  • Fact: Residence (1855) E.D. 2, Ward 9, New York City, New York, New York, United States
  • Fact: Residence (1860) 1st District 9th Ward New York City, New York, New York, United States
  • Fact: Residence (1870) New York, United States
  • Fact: Burial (14 Aug 1916) Manhattan, New York, N.Y.

Obituary

FLOYD GRANT, AT 77, DIES IN HOSPITAL
Wealthy Real Estate Operator and Auctioneer in Business Here 50 Years.
Floyd Grant, a wealthy real estate operator and one of the leading auctioneers in the city, died of cancer in St. Vincent's Hospital on Friday night. He was 77 years old.
Mr. Grant was head of the auctioneering firm of Floyd Grant & Co., at 776 Seventh Avenue. He had been in the business more than fifty years. He was brought to the hospital recently from his summer home at Rockville Centre, L.I. His city home was at 60 West Seventy-sixth street.
He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Charles K. Davis. He was a member of several Masonic bodies, which will hold services for him to-morrow at the Campbell Funeral Church, Sixty-sixth street and Broadway.[1]

Sources

  1. "Floyd Grant, at 77, Dies in Hospital: Wealthy Real Estate Operator and Auctioneer in Business Here 50 Years." New York Herald, 13 Aug 1916, Sun, Page 7. Viewed on Newspapers.com on 1 October 2018.
  • "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8XT-K24 : 12 April 2016), Alex B Grant, New York, United States; citing p. 40, family 341, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,482.
  • United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M5WN-SB9 : accessed 21 December 2018), May Davis in household of Charles R Davis, Hempstead District 9, Nassau, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 1111, sheet 4A, family 76, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 994; FHL microfilm 1,375,007. LIVING WITH DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW.


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