There are a number of pedigrees and references to this family. Apparently John Grant took his family from Scotland to Ireland, and in about 1600 to Noltom in Pembrokeshire. The next four generations of alliances are listed as with Hoyle, Stephens, Payntor, Hawkins.
The children of Rev John Grant are listed as :-
b 1731 Francis b.in Pembrokeshire. Of Tullamore in Kings Co, ed TCD, M. Anne Elizabeth Ellsmere of Tullamore, vicar of Tullamore. d.1758.
b 1733 Joseph Died at sea
b 1736 John of Waltham, Berks. m1.Alicia Gilbert m2.H.Bouverie had a son George Grant of Shenley Hill
b Margaret m. George Elliot of St Botolph
b 1740 Moses ed.Jesus College,Oxford,m.Mary Elliot of St Botolph
b 1742 Henry of Portman Sq, entered RN 1756 of Knoll Castle,Glam m.Alicia Cormac, d.1832
b 1744 Hugh d.s.p. 1771
William drowned in India, s.p. 1762
1751 Cornelius went to India 1767, captain.