Facts and Events
Mary Whitehead was born on 22nd January 1708 at Heckington in Lincolnshire, daughter of John Whitehead, a labourer, and his wife Mary.
On 1st May 1733, when she was 25, she married a shoemaker named John Gray at Heckington in Lincolnshire. They had a number of children together at Heckington over the next 20 years. The later baptisms describe John as a farmer.
Mary lived to be 80 years old. She was buried on 19th September 1788 at Heckington. John outlived her by about two years.