1 - GRANT, John William, b West Point, Ga., July 26, 1867.
7 - Thomas Grant (d 1773), from Scotland to Hanover Co., Va., m
6 - Daniel (1724-93), removed from Va. to Wilkes Co., Ga., after Am. Rev., built the first M.E. ch. in Ga., m Elizabeth Tait;
5 - Thomas (1757-1828), ensign Am. Rev., m Frances Owen;
4 - Daniel (1782-1859), settled at Athens, Ga., m Lucy Crutchfield;
3 - Col. John Thomas (1813-87), A.B., U. Ga., '33, pioneer ry. builder of the south, m Martha Cobb Jackson (g.dau. Gen. James Jackson, 1757-1806, of Am. Rev., mem. 1st Congress, U. S. senator, and 5th gov. of Ga., 1798-1801; cousin of Gen. Howell Cobb, 1815-68, mem. 28th to 31st Congresses, speaker 31st Congress, 22d gov. of Ga., 1851-53, Sec. of the Treas., 1857-60, in Cabinet of President Buchanan, pres. Provisional Congress, maj. gen. C.S.A.).
5 - Samuel Reid, del. Mecklenburg Conv., officer Am. Rev., m Margaret
4 - Alexander, m Elizabeth Brewer;
3 - William, m Martha Wingfield;
2 - Son of William Daniel Grant (1837-1901), A. B., U. Ga., capt. C. S. A., ry. builder, financier, planter, realtor, m 1866, Sarah Frances Reid (1839-1920); issue: 1-John William (above); 2-Sarah Frances m Gov. John Marshall Slaton (see Who's Who in America).
1 - M Apr. 11, 1893, Annie Martin Inman, b Athens, Tenn., Apr. 1, 1872; sister of Edward Hamilton Inman (qv for genealogy); issue: 1-Margaret Van Dyke, b Atlanta, Ga., 1894; m June 2, 1917, Richard Hooker Wilmer; 2-William Daniel, b 1897; m Nina Cabell, dau. Linton C. Hopkins, Atlanta; 3-John William, Jr., b Atlanta, 1902; 4-Anne Inman, b Atlanta, 1903; m Oct. 24, 1923, Frank Camden Owens.
B.S., U. Ga., '86 (Chi Phi). Financier, realtor; dir. Third Nat. Bank, Ga. Savings Bank. etc. Trustee Ga. Sch. Tech. Mem S.C.W., S.C., S.R., etc. Clubs: Capital City, Piedmont Driving, Druid Hills Golf. Residence: Paces Ferry Rd., Atlanta, Ga.