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GRANDFATHER, domestic relations. The father of one's father or mother. The father's father is called the paternal grandfather; the mother's father is the maternal grandfather.

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We believe that Granddad was right and to that end, have been breeding Irish Setter Gun Dogs for over 25 years.
Both my granddad and my nan mean the world to me and if something happens I don't think I'll be able to carry on.
Granddad was already a teen when he was brought from Australia to the Shedd Aquarium in 1933 with his mate for the World's Fair, three years after its opening.
Granddad Wareing was initially a pony driver before joining the merchant navy.
Ex-Crusaders lad, Dallas, said: "My granddad was seriously ill on Saturday and he has followed me from when I was no age.
Cuddle up around the campfire as Granddad recalls a daring escape from a hungry shark.
Grow Up Granddad is a heartbreaking and humorous play about an intergenerational story that deals with love and loss, hope and sadness, as the relationship between a young girl, Poppy, and her Granddad.
Granddad used to like watching the village football team play on a Saturday afternoon.
Your Children, Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren and special friend Jackie TAYLOR KEITH ROBERT 25th December 2013 In memory of a loving Husband, Dad, Granddad and Great Granddad.
A humorous guide for any child or granddad, this book offers a young child tips on how to babysit a granddad.
The 38-year-old former football player said that his granddad had a very huge impact on his life and career, Metro.
A daredevil granddad will celebrate his big day by plunging nearly 4,000m out of a plane on Wednesday above The Palm Jumeirah - becoming SkyDive Dubai's oldest-ever customer.