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James GRANT married Ann Elizabeth COX in St. Vincent on 06 April 1809. She was the daughter of Herbert Palmer COX and Jane ALEXANDER.

Will of James GRANT – 1837
of Island of Saint Vincent, West Indies
Will #11/1885, National Archives, Kew, England

In the Name of God Amen
I James GRANT of the said Island Merchant being of sound mind memory and understanding do make this my last Will and Testament in manner following ___ ___ I request that my funeral be rendered in the most frugal and ceremonial manner and I bind all my estate both real and personal for the payment of the expense thereof and of all just debts that may be due by me at the time of my decease or may afterwards become due I ____ I give devise and bequeath unto my dearly beloved wife Ann GRANT all the Rest Residue & Remainder of my property as both real and personal that I may now or hereafter possess or be entitled to and to her heirs for ever and I do hereby nominate constitute and appoint my dearly beloved wife Ann GRANT to be Executrix and Sir Alexander GRANT of Grosvenor Street Grosvenor Sqre in the city of London Baronet to be Executor of this my last Will and Testament in witness whereof I the said James GRANT the testator have hereunto set my hand _ ___
——-Jas GRANT, LG —— signed sealed published and _____ by the said James GRANT the testator as and for this his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who in his presence at his request and in the presence of each other have hereunto inscribed our names as witnesses —– Octavius DURRANT — John DICKINSON — Jas ATKINS or ATKINSON

Saint Vincent
These are to certify that the following is a true and recent copy of the original last Will and Testament of the Honourable James GRANT late of the said Island deceased and the probate thereof the same having been carefully & diligently examined and compared with the said original last will and testament and probate thereof _______ing in this office according to Law –
S. S. Given under my hand and seal at the Registers Office in ordinary at Kingstown in the said Island of Saint Vincent this twelfth day of August one thousand eight hundred and thirty seven and in the first year of Her Majesty’s reign,
John BERESFORD, Register

Proved at London 14th October 1837 before the Worshipful John DANBURY (?) of ____ & Surre (?) by the oath of Sir Alexander GRANT Bart one of the Executors to whom admon was granted being first sworn duly to ___ power (?) _______ of making the like grant to Ann GRANT Widow (?) the _____ the other Executor.

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