Definition of grandniece
: a granddaughter of one's brother or sister
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Later, as Putman got into Moreland's Honda Civic, Hodgkinson opened the car door, turned off the ignition, slashed her seat belt with a pocketknife and ultimately tried to choke his grandniece, police said.
Besides her niece, she is survived by nephew Harold Burnley, and many grandnieces, grandnephews, and cousins.
Others, such as a woman and girl who claimed to be Prince’s niece and grandniece, had their claims rejected as a matter of law.
For many years, Hudson’s own grandniece led the group, which has struggled at times to preserve the property.
Burns gained a niece in Florida and nephews in New York and Tennessee as well as a number of grandnieces and grandnephews.
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