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John GRANGER, Jr

John GRANGER, Jr

Male 1812 - 1870  (57 years)

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  • Name John GRANGER 
    Suffix Jr 
    Born 15 Nov 1812  Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    OCCU Mason  [1
    Died 2 Oct 1870  Brooklyn, Kings, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2424  The Turses
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2011 

    Father John GRANGER,   b. 18 Nov 1787, Shelfanger, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1865  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth COBB,   b. Abt 1785,   d. Jun 1820  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1811  Shelfanger, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F1444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth MORDEY,   b. 20 Feb 1815, Kenninghall, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1879, Brooklyn, Kings, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Children 
    +1. George Mowbray GRANGER,   b. 23 Oct 1841, Brooklyn, Kings, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1898  (Age 56 years)
     2. Mary A. GRANGER,   b. Abt 1842, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Harriet GRANGER,   b. Abt 1844, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Elizabeth GRANGER,   b. Abt 1846, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Caroline GRANGER,   b. Abt 1856, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F1750  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Nov 1812 - Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Oct 1870 - Brooklyn, Kings, NY Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • A John Granger Jr. witnessed the naturalization of John Granger, formerly of Great Britain, at City Court, Brooklyn on 9 Nov 1838.
      First census record is 1840 in Hempstead, Queens County NY. John Granger Jun., age 20-30, with one female of the same age, presumably his wife Elizabeth Mordey. Employed in manufactures and trades. Immediate nieghbors were John Granger and George Moody [sic, Mordey/.
      Business notices, Brooklyn Daily Eagle:
NOTICE—THE UNDERSIGNED BEGS TO announce to his old patrons and the public generally, that be has this day associated with him his son GEORGE M. GRANGER , and will resume his old business under the name and title of JOHN GRANGER & SON. Particular attention paid to Baker 's Ovens and Fire Work generally. The long experience of the undersigned in this particular branch of the business enables him to guarantee entire satisfaction. —Brooklyn, April l0th, 1863.
JOHN GRANGER , Mason ,213 Adelphi St . 
(Published April 10th and 11th, 1863)

      NOTICE -- THE COPARTNERSHIP heretofore existing under the firm name of GRANGER & SON, is this day dissolved by mutual consent, Mr. JOHN GRANGER withdrawing therefrom. The business will be continued by the undersigned, who will settle the affairs of the late firm. --Dated Broooklyn August 28th 1869. 
GEORGE M. GRANGER
Myrtle Ave near Tompkins Ave
(Published April 30th, 1869 p.5)

      Death notice, Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Oct 3, 1870 p.3.
      GRANGER--On Sunday night, 2d inst., after a long and painful illness, JOHN GRANGER, in the fifty-seventh year of his age.
      The relatives and friends of the family, and the members of the Atlantic Lodge, No. 50, I.O. of O.F. are respectfully invited to attend the funeral on Wednesday at 3 P.M. at the Wesley M.E. Church Tompkins ave, corner Willoughby

      Birth: Per his death certificate, died age 57 years, 11 months, which yields a birth date of November 1812.
      His Find-A-Grave memorial gives a birth date of 15 Nov 1813, but censuses and death notice align with the year 1812.
      Occupation: Mason. See business notices above..
 Residence: Moved from Hempstead to Brooklyn in the 1840s. Live at 145 Tompkins Ave. at the time of his death.
 Present-day Bedford-Stuyvesant/Fort Greene section of Brooklyn.
      Death Kings County death certificate, 1870, #8217, roll 58) (NYC Municipal Archves) [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S329] My Early Granger, Marie Velardi.

    2. [S279] William Granger Family Group.

    3. [S399] John Granger Register, Marie E Velardi.