What are grandparents?

Some articles on grandparents, grandparent:

Catherine Of Hungary (d. 1355) - Family
... Her paternal grandparents were Charles Martel of Anjou and Klementia of Habsburg ... If her mother was Maria of Bytom, first wife of Charles then her maternal grandparents would be Casimir, Duke of Bytom and his wife Helena ... If Elisabeth was Catherine's mother, then Catherine would be half Polish, as her maternal grandparents would be Władysław I the Elbow-high and Jadwiga of Greater Poland ...
... Grandparents are the parents of a person's own parent, whether that be a father or a mother ... creature who is not a genetic chimera has a maximum of four genetic grandparents, eight genetic great-grandparents, sixteen genetic great-great-grandparents, etc ... ago, the number of modern humans who lived to be grandparents began to skyrocket ...
Stanley Armour Dunham - Adult Life - Hawaii
... He returned to Honolulu at age ten to live with his maternal grandparents in the Makiki district and enrolled in the fifth grade at the Punahou School ... in 1977 for her Masters' fieldwork, Obama stayed in the United States with his grandparents ... writes in his memoir, Dreams From My Father, "I’d arrived at an unspoken pact with my grandparents I could live with them and they'd leave me alone so long as I kept my trouble ...
Carmel High School, Basaveshwaranagar, Bangalore - Grandparents Day
... September 3, 2011 was celebrated as grandparents day for the first time ever in the history of Carmel High school ... Grandparents –our guests of honour of our lives and the chief guest s for the occasion were welcomed by our madam principal ... The nearness and bond between the grandchild and the grandparent was cemented with the tying of band of SURAKSHA BANDHAN and WE CARE FOR YOU CAPS by our tiny tots from class one to four ...

Famous quotes containing the word grandparents:

    Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? The mother.
    Claudette Colbert (20th century)

    If grandparents want to have a meaningful and constructive role, the first lesson they must learn is that becoming a grandparent is not having a second chance at parenthood!
    Eda Le Shan (20th century)

    It is strange but true that although we may have learned all sorts of important facts while raising our own children, when we become grandparents we still tend to forget a whole lot of things we knew.
    Eda Le Shan (20th century)