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Descendants of John Gray


Generation No. 3


7. JOHN4 GRAY (JOHN3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born September 25, 1773 in Washington County, VA (1850 census lists birthplace as NY), and died August 16, 1855 in Washington County, VA. He married MARGARET LATHAM August 23, 1798 in Washington Co, VA, daughter of MOSES LATHAM and MARGARET ELLIOTT. She was born August 10, 1781 in Washington County, VA, and died Unknown.

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OHN GRAY:
died 8-16-1855, aged 84, son of John and Margaret Gray. Will of John Gray listed names Wife Margaret, sons Moses L., John, William H., Elliott, and Earl B., grandaughters Margaret Eleanor Andrews and Mary Jane Andrews.

Listed in 1850 census in Washington County,VA living with son Moses.

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OHN GRAY:
Cause of Death: Old Age
     
Children of J
OHN GRAY and MARGARET LATHAM are:
17. i.   MOSES5 GRAY, b. September 06, 1798, Washington County, VA; d. July 17, 1875, Sullivan County,TN.
  ii.   JOHN GRAY JR, b. 1802; d. Unknown; m. MIRIAM DAVIS, October 14, 1819, Washington Co, VA; b. Abt. 1799; d. Abt. 1859.
18. iii.   WILLIAM HEILLARD GRAY, d. Unknown.
  iv.   ELLIOTT GRAY, d. Unknown.
  v.   EARL B. GRAY, d. Unknown; m. (1) SUSSANNAH M. LATHIM (LATHAM); d. Unknown; m. (2) SUSANNAH LATHAM; d. Unknown.


8. WILLIAM MCCAIN4 GRAY (JOHN3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born April 25, 1771 in Botetourt County, VA, and died May 10, 1846 in Washington County, VA. He married MARY DAVIS January 09, 1794 in Washington Co, VA, daughter of JOHN DAVIS and MARY ALLISON. She was born May 15, 1773 in VA, and died April 14, 1856.

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ILLIAM MCCAIN GRAY:
Purchased land from John Allison on September 20,1814--155 acres
Land Patent dated April 26,1815 for 150 acres of land. Also purchased from James Halliard 34.5 acres on April 24, 1818.
Listed in the 1830 Washington County, VA census.

Will recorded on May 25,1846
     
Children of W
ILLIAM GRAY and MARY DAVIS are:
  i.   JOHN5 GRAY, b. January 11, 1799; d. February 27, 1875, Washington County, VA; m. MARY "POLLY" CRAIG, December 19, 1822; b. May 06, 1802; d. June 01, 1867, Washington County, VA.
  More About JOHN GRAY:
Burial: Unknown, Washington County, VA

  More About MARY "POLLY" CRAIG:
Burial: Unknown, Washington County, VA

19. ii.   SARAH GRAY, b. April 05, 1807; d. February 20, 1846.


9. JOHN4 GRAY,SR. (SAMUEL3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born January 01, 1748/49 in Randolph County,NC, and died November 04, 1792 in Randolph County,NC. He married JANNET GREER 1776 in Randolph County,NC, daughter of ROBERT GREER. She was born December 23, 1748 in Randolph County,NC, and died February 06, 1835 in Randolph County,NC.

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OHN GRAY,SR.:
Served as Captain in the 3rd NC regiment in 1778

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OHN GRAY,SR.:
Burial: Unknown, Old Union Church Cemetery

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ANNET GREER:
Burial: Unknown, Old Union Church Cemetery
     
Children of J
OHN GRAY and JANNET GREER are:
20. i.   SAMUEL5 GRAY, b. 1778, Randolph County,NC; d. 1856, Randolph County,NC.
  ii.   JANE GRAY, b. 1779; d. Unknown.
21. iii.   WILLIAM GRAY, b. 1781, Randolph County,NC; d. September 26, 1847, Randolph County,NC.
  iv.   ROBERT GRAY, b. 1783, Randolph County,NC; d. February 1815, Randolph County,NC; m. MARY JOHNSTON, March 04, 1802, Randolph County,NC; b. March 19, 1782, Randolph County,NC; d. Unknown.
  v.   EDWARD GRAY, b. 1788; d. Unknown.
22. vi.   JOHN GRAY, JR, b. February 20, 1789, Randolph County,NC; d. March 10, 1829, Randolph County,NC.


10. WILLIAM4 GRAY (SAMUEL3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1750 in Randolph County,NC, and died Unknown in Randolph County,NC. He married JANE THORNBURG 1774 in Randolph County,NC. She died Unknown.

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ILLIAM GRAY:
Moved to Jefferson County, TN
     
Child of W
ILLIAM GRAY and JANE THORNBURG is:
  i.   WILLIAM5 GRAY, b. 1775, Randolph County,NC; d. Unknown; m. MARY ANN JOHNSON, 1795, Randolph County,NC; b. 1752, Randolph County,NC; d. Unknown.


11. JAMES4 GRAY (SAMUEL3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1755, and died 1836. He married JANE MCCLURE. She died Unknown.

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AMES GRAY:
Revolutionary officer. Major James Gray served from 1775 until the end of the war.
     
Children of J
AMES GRAY and JANE MCCLURE are:
  i.   SAMUEL5 GRAY, b. 1776; d. Unknown; m. FRANKEY MOORE, December 22, 1802, Rutherford County, NC; d. Unknown.
23. ii.   DAVID GRAY, b. 1783; d. Unknown.


12. JOSEPH4 GRAY (SAMUEL3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born 1755 in Tyrone County (now Rutherford County), NC, and died August 21, 1857 in Monroe County, GA. He married ELIZABETH WILLIAMS December 21, 1802 in Rutherford County, NC, daughter of JOHN WILLIAMS and ELIZABETH MOORE. She was born 1784, and died October 29, 1859.

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OSEPH GRAY:
purchased in 1824 was Land Lot 24, 13th Dist., Monroe County, (Monroe Co. Deed Book D, pp 25-26, John J. Harper of Monroe Co. to Joseph Gray of Pike Co. 15 Jul. 1824, witnessed by Ann Gray and Absalom Gray, children of Joseph). Joseph and Elizabeth Gray were members of the Methodist Episcopal Church, as revealed by records of the Forsyth Methodist Church, in which delegates to the 3rd Quarterly Conference held at the Camp Ground 21 Sep. 1835, included Joseph Gray (Monroe County Historical Society, Inc., Monroe County, Georgia: A History, Atlanta, W. H. Wolfe Associates, 1979, p. 244). (This source, pp. 55-56, notes that the village of Bolingbroke began in 1824 as Stallings Store, that the name was changed to Prattville in 1844, and to Bolingbroke in 1866, and that the earliest families in the neighborhood included the Grays. [Ibid. 55-56].)


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OSEPH GRAY:
Burial: Unknown, Shi-Howard Family Graveyard, Bolingbroke GA

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LIZABETH WILLIAMS:
Burial: Unknown, Shi-Howard Family Graveyard, Bolingbroke GA
     
Children of J
OSEPH GRAY and ELIZABETH WILLIAMS are:
  i.   JOSEPH GRAY5 JR., d. Unknown; m. ELIZA HOWARD; d. Unknown.
24. ii.   ABSALOM GRAY, b. 1803; d. Unknown.
  iii.   AMBROSE WILLIAMS GRAY, d. Unknown.
25. iv.   ANN WILLIAMS GRAY, b. March 29, 1807; d. April 05, 1888.


13. ELIZABETH4 GRAY (WILLIAM3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born in Guilford, NC, and died Unknown in Bradley county, TN. She married JACOB RAPER, SR.. He died Unknown.
     
Children of E
LIZABETH GRAY and JACOB RAPER are:
  i.   GEORGE5 RAPER, d. Unknown.
  ii.   LYDIA RAPER, d. Unknown.
  iii.   MARY LUCINDA "POLLY" RAPER, d. Unknown.
  iv.   SARAH SALLY RAPER, d. Unknown.
  v.   ELIZABETH "BETSY" RAPER, d. Unknown.
  vi.   WILLIAM RAPER, d. Unknown.
  vii.   JOHN MCCARREL RAPER, d. Unknown.
  viii.   JAMES L. RAPER, d. Unknown.
  ix.   JACOB RAPER, JR, d. Unknown.
  x.   HENRY RAPER, d. Unknown.


14. CATHERINE4 GRAY (JOSEPH3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born November 04, 1767 in VA, and died December 16, 1847 in Grainger County, TN. She married JOHN ADAM LEBOW Abt. 1788 in VA, son of ISAAC LEBOW and SABINA ?. He was born October 04, 1761 in Tulpehocken, Berks County, PA, and died April 22, 1840 in Grainger County, TN.

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ATHERINE GRAY:
Will reads

LEBOW, Katherine, deceased. My son Joseph LEBOW, my son William
GRAY, my son Isaac LEBOW, my son Jacob LEBOW, my daughter Louisa
JOHNSON, my son John LEBOW and my daughter Lucinda LEBOW & Martha
C. SULLENBARGER, my granddaughter, my daughter Pheba BASSETT, my
daughter Senah LEBOW to have my Negro man SAM; Negro woman JUDE &
Negro girl SARAH to be sold; Isaac LEBOW & William GRAY,
Executors. 20 Aug 1842. Signed Katherine LEBOW. Attested:
James MOORE, David McANALLY. Recorded 10 Mar 1848
Extracted from rootsweb.com, Grainger County, TN wills on 11/23/00

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ATHERINE GRAY:
Burial: Unknown, Tate Springs, Old Dunkard Cemetery

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OHN ADAM LEBOW:
LEBOW, John, deceased. My son Joseph LEBOW, son-in-law William
GRAY, my son Isaac LEBOW, my daughters Sena, Lucretia and
Lucenda, my son John LEBOW, my wife Catherine LEBOW, my
son-in-law Sanford JOHNSON, my son Jacob LEBOW and my son-in-law
Wm GRAY, Executors. Signed John LEBOW, 28 Dec 1825. Witnesses.
C. MOORE, George WILLIAMS. Recorded 22 Apr 1840, E. TATE. Clerk.
Inventory dated 9 Apr 1840 mentions 2 tracts of land in Hawkins
County called Hotlets Place, Isaac LEBOW, among others, recorded
5 Jun 1840. Account of Sale - 1st sale 20 Jun 1840 mentions
Isaac LEBOW among others; 2nd sale held 21 &22 Oct 1840 mentions
Katherine LEBOW, Cenah LEBOW, Jacob LEBOW, Lucretia LEBOW,
Lucinda LEBOW, Negro woman JUDA, Negro man SAM, Negro girls
SARAH, MARTHA, JANE & MATILDA, recorded 13 Apr 1841.
Extracted from rootsweb.com, Grainger County, TN wills on 11/23/00

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OHN ADAM LEBOW:
Burial: Unknown, Tate Springs, Old Dunkard Cemetery
     
Children of C
ATHERINE GRAY and JOHN LEBOW are:
  i.   ISSAC5 LEBOW, d. Unknown; m. SARAH GRAY; d. Unknown.
  ii.   SENA LEBOW, d. Unknown; m. JOHN RICE,SR.; d. Unknown.
  iii.   LUCRETIA LEBOW, d. Unknown; m. ALBERT S. SULLENBARGER; d. Unknown.
  iv.   LUCENDA LEBOW, d. Unknown.
  v.   JOHN LEBOW, d. Unknown.
  vi.   JACOB LEBOW, d. Unknown.
  vii.   JOSEPH LEBOW, d. Unknown; m. NANCY STUBBLEFIELD; d. Unknown.
26. viii.   MARY POLLY LEBOW, b. Abt. 1790; d. Unknown.
  ix.   LOUISA LEBOW, d. Unknown; m. SANFORD JOHNSON; d. Unknown.
  x.   PHOEBE LEBOW, d. Unknown; m. SPENCER BASSETT; d. Unknown.


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