Some articles on grant, elizabeth grant:
... as an adult in 1522 when he and his father received a joint grant of various manor houses in Kent ... The grant was made in April, suggesting that George was born in April 1504 and that this grant was an 18th birthday gift ... He received the first grant in his sole name in 1524, when at the age of 20 he received from the King a country mansion, Grimston Manor ...
... Elizabeth Grant mentions "The great width of the Spey, the bridge at Fochabers, and the peep of the towers of Gordon Castle from amongst the cluster of trees that concealed the ... Elizabeth Grant of Rothiemurchas in her Memoirs of a Highland Lady noted in 1812 that "the Duchess had left home years before with one of her footmen" while Lady Jerningham wrote in September ... Elizabeth Grant described Colonel Gordon as "much beloved by Lord Huntly, whom he exceedingly resembled, and so might have done better for himself and ...
Famous quotes containing the words grant and/or elizabeth:
“I know no method to secure the repeal of bad or obnoxious laws so effective as their stringent execution.”
—Ulysses S. Grant (18221885)
“A great many will find fault in the resolution that the negro shall be free and equal, because our equal not every human being can be; but free every human being has a right to be. He can only be equal in his rights.”
—Mrs. Chalkstone, U.S. suffragist. As quoted in History of Woman Suffrage, vol. 2, ch. 16, by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Matilda Joslyn Gage (1882)