Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Kanawha River” in chapter 1 of Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant:
...child-oldest son, by the second marriage.
Peter Grant went early to Maysville, Kentucky, where he was very prosperous, married, had a family of nine children, and was drowned at the mouth of the Kanawha River , Virginia [now West Virginia], in 1825, being at the time one of the wealthy men of the West.
My grandmother Grant died in 1805, leaving seven children.
This broke up the family.
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