(About 1715-About 1788)
, Jane 1 3
Other names for Jane were GRANT, Jane, Dame 4 and MILLAR, Jane.2
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Jane married Andrew MILLAR of Pall Mall, London, Publisher and Bookseller before 1770.1 (Andrew MILLAR of Pall Mall, London, Publisher and Bookseller was born about 1710 and died before 1770.)
"Sir Archibald Grant .... married .... fourthly, in 1770, Jane, widow of Andrew Millar, London"
Jane next married Sir Archibald GRANT of Moneymusk, 2nd Baronet, founder of Archiestown, son of Sir Francis GRANT of Cullen, Baronet of Monymusk, Senator of the College of Justice and Jean MELDRUM, by February 1731.1 2 (Sir Archibald GRANT of Moneymusk, 2nd Baronet, founder of Archiestown was baptised on 25 September 1696 in Edinburgh parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland 5 and died on 17 September 1778 in Monymusk, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 1.)
"Sir Archibald Grant, second Baronet of Monymusk. Born on 25th September 1696. He was also educated for the law, and was admitted advocate in 1711. He was soon after this elected Member of Parliament for the county of Aberdeen. He latterly engaged in agricultural pursuits, and besides greatly improving his own estate, encouraged others to do the same. In 1749 he was made Keeper of the Register of Hornings for life. In 1769, with consent of his son and two eldest daughters, his children by his first wife, he made an entail of his estates. He died at Monymusk, 17th September 1778. He married, first, in 1717, Anne, daughter of James Hamilton of Pencaitland: secondly, Anne, daughter of Charles Potts of Castleton, Derbyshire, by whom also he had issue"
1 e-books, The Chiefs of Grant vol. 1 by William Fraser (1883).
2 ancestry.co.uk, Westminster, London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1935.
3 Internet Site, http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1715-1754/member/grant-archibald-1696-1778.
4 ancestry.co.uk, England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858.
GRO Scotland, OPR Index of Births and Baptisms.
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