- Earl of. Carteret, John.
- a male given name.
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The family of five was given plane tickets to Paris and train tickets to Granville, at a total cost of $6,332.
When Granville Mayor Caruhel was originally told what had happened, he assumed it was a prank.
Still, Granville promises to welcome the family from New York City, should they ever surface.
It is unnecessary further to follow the career of Granville Sharp.Self-Help
There are sure to be some of them at Granville, to say nothing of Saint Malo.Under Wellington's Command
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Granville had been dragged behind some bushes to be scalped.
Smoke and flames were pouring from the end window of the Granville cabin also.
He said Granville and Wood had spoken to him in the same sense.
- 1st Earl, title of John Carteret . 1690–1763, British statesman: secretary of state (1742–44); a leading opponent of Walpole
- 2nd Earl, title of Granville George Leveson-Gower . 1815–91, British Liberal politician: Gladstone's foreign secretary (1870–74; 1880–85) and a supporter of Irish Home Rule
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