Facts and Events
Thomas Grey was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Acquisition of Land in Virginia
- Thomas Gray received a patent for 400 acres in Frederick County on Tom's Creek on 18 January 1749/50, which was later forfeited and re-conveyed to Henry & Christopher Zomwald on 6 June 1767. 
Records of Thomas Grey in Augusta County, VA
From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:
- Vol. 1 - MAY, 1753. - Andrew Campbell vs. Thomas Gray.--Andrew Campbell, of Frederick County, obligee, from Thomas Gray, of same County. Bond dated 1747.
Records of Thomas Grey in Frederick County, VA
- H-301: Robert Grey of Augusta County, 350 acres in said County in Powel's Fort on Passage Creek. Surveyed Mr. R. Rutherford. Adj. Thomas Grey. 25 April 1753. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, pg. 68].
- John Denton, Sr. purchased 400 acres on Passage Creek from Thomas Gray for £40 and 50 bushels of corn on 10 January 1756. [Pioneers of Frederick County, VA, Oren F. Morton, pg. 388].
- K-210: Mr. Abraham Denton of Frederick County, 427 acres on Shannondoah and Toms Brook in said County. Surv. John Baylis. Adj. Thomas Grey, 7 Jan. 1761. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, pg. 122].
- N-116: George Summer of Frederick County, 442 acres on North River and Tom's Brook in said County. Surv. Robert Rutherford. Adj. Jonathan Denton, Thomas Gray. 12 August 1766. [Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, 1742-1775, Vol. 2, pg. 174].