Rebecca Boles1

F, #45176, b. May 5, 1860, d. Apr 24, 1930
Father*John Boles1 b. circa 1817, d. circa 1900
Mother*Margarette Scott1 b. circa May, 1823, d. Jan 30, 1907

Chronological Events

Birth*May 5, 1860 Rebecca Boles was born on May 5, 1860 at Osnabruck Centre, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry County, Ontario, Canada.1 
 She was the daughter of John Boles and Margarette Scott.1 
Marriage*Aug 2, 1884 Rebecca Boles married Guy Lincoln Grant on Aug 2, 1884 at Massena, Saint Lawrence County, New York, United States.1 
Death*Apr 24, 1930 Rebecca Boles died on Apr 24, 1930, at age 69 at Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States.1,2 
Burial*Apr 27, 1930 She was buried on Apr 27, 1930 at Raymondville Cemetery, Raymondville, Saint Lawrence County, New York, United States, Find A Grave Memorial# 67070408.3 
ObituaryMay 1, 1930  OBITUARY: Mrs. Rebecca Boles Grant, 69, widow of the late Guy L. Grant, for many years a resident of Massena, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ernest (Ethel) Winter, in Detroit, Thursday, (April 24, 1930) her death following an illness which had lasted about two years. The remains were brought to the home of her son, Harold Grant, in Brasher Falls, where the funeral was held Sunday afternoon. Rev. D. W. McVeigh, pastor of the Methodist church of Norfolk, conducted the services.

Mrs. Grant was born in 1859 in Osnabruck Center, Ontario, being one of ten children of the late John and Margaret Boles. When a young girl she came to Louisville, where she made her home with her sister, Mrs. James H. Richards, at Richards' Landing until her marriage to Guy L. Grant, of Massena. When she came to this village where she lived until the death of her husband in July of last year, and then went to live with her daughter, Mrs. Winter.

Surviving is her daughter and two sons, Harold Grant of Brasher Falls and Oral W. Grant of Detroit.

Burial was made in the family plot in the Raymondville cemetery.

Published in the Massena, NY Obits - Thursday, 01 May 1930.4


Guy Lincoln Grant b. Apr 28, 1860, d. Jul 10, 1929


  1. [S783] Bill J. Pecor, Personal Knowledge.
  2. [S79] Gravestones - Find-A-Grave, online
  3. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States. Also check, Death Certificates &
  4. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.