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Florence Helen (Paul) Grant (1870 - 1906)

Florence Helen Grant formerly Paul
Born in Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Winthrop, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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Florence Helen was born in Newton, Massachusetts, in 1870, the daughter of Luther and Ellen (Briggs) Paul.[1] She grew up in Newton, where she attended local schools.[2]

She graduated from Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts, in 1891. [3]

She was a teacher at the Latin High School in Somerville, Massachusetts, for 12 years, resigning in 1904.[4]

She married Homer Blaikie Grant, an officer in the U.S. Army, in 1904.[5] Florence died suddenly less than 2 years later, when she was 36 years old.[6] She is buried at the Newton Cemetery in her hometown of Newton.[7]


  1. "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 22 October 2019), Florence Helen Paul, 05 Jan 1870
  2. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 August 2017), Florence Hunt in household of Luther Hunt, Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
  3. Annual Register of the Alumnae Association, Smith College, 1915, p. 106
  4. Annual Report of the School Committee, Vol. 33, 1905, p. 91
  5. "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 24 May 2018), Homer Blaikie Grant and Florence Helen Paul, 9 Aug 1904
  6. "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 6 April 2020), Florence Paul Grant, 06 Jan 1906
  7. Find A Grave: Memorial #166257294 Newton Cemetery, Newton, Massachusetts

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