Guild of One-Name Studies
One-name studies, Genealogy
Variants: Grimeson, Grimison, Grimmeisen, Grimmeison
Category: 1 - A study where research using core genealogical datasets and transcriptions is in its early stages.
DNA website: www.familytreedna.com/public/Grimason
Contact: Mr David Grimshaw
There is ample proof of the adoption of the GRIMSHAW surname, an example is;
The Complete Newgate Calendar Volume IV FRANCIS LEWIS OTHERWISE GRIMISON
Cobweb as a Clue to a Bogus Burglary committed by a Butler, who was executed at Tyburn, 24th of June, 1778 AT the sessions held at the Old Bailey in April, 1778, Francis Lewis otherwise Grimison was indicted for breaking and entering the dwelling-house of Thomas Edmondes, Esq., on the night of the 14th of March pre- ceding, and stealing a gold ring set with diamonds, valued at forty pounds, and a variety of plate and other valuable articles, to a very large amount.
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