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Parents of Donald Grant, Sr. of Craskie?

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Parents of Donald Grant, Sr. of Craskie?

Posted: 4 Oct 2013 1:37PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: GRANT
I've come across a very badly mashed-up outline tree which is supposed to cover the descendants of John Roy Grant, b. abt. 1706 in Craskie. The oldest son is listed as Alexander Grant b. abt. 1727 and the next son is Donald Grant, b. abt 1740. Notes on this Donald make it clear that he is the Donald Grant, Sr. of Craskie who settled on the lands of Sir William Johnson in NY, served in KRRNY and then came to Williamstown with Donald, Jr.
I have been trying to trace back the designation "Roy" or "Ruadh" which seems to have been given to eldest sons in my husband's Grant line. Since the earliest ancestor I can identify is Alexander, b. abt. 1733, I can't help wondering if our Alexander was this Donald of Craskie's older brother. So the question is: does anyone have information about the parents of Donald Grant, Sr. of Craskie?
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joyweave 4 Oct 2013 7:37PM GMT 
eaneuman 4 Oct 2013 9:36PM GMT 
joyweave 18 Nov 2013 9:59PM GMT 
eaneuman 20 Nov 2013 8:42PM GMT 
joyweave 21 Nov 2013 5:19PM GMT 
ruddbud131 11 Dec 2013 8:04PM GMT 
joyweave 11 Dec 2013 8:25PM GMT 
eaneuman 11 Dec 2013 10:16PM GMT 
bgressel 13 Dec 2013 12:01PM GMT 
eaneuman 13 Dec 2013 3:59PM GMT 
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