Person:William Gay (18)

William Gay
m. bef. 1755
  1. William GayABT 1755 - BEF 1830
  • HWilliam GayABT 1755 - BEF 1830
  • WMary Craig1768 - 1818
m. 27 SEP 1785
  1. Alexander Gay1788 -
  2. Polly Gay1789-1796 -
  3. John W. Gay1789-1796 -
  4. Mary Craig Gay1792 -
  5. Richard Gay1793 - 1828
  6. Samuel Gay1797 - 1851
Facts and Events
Name William Gay
Gender Male
Birth? ABT 1755 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 27 SEP 1785 Augusta County, Virginiato Mary Craig
Death? BEF 1830 Prob. Monroe County, Tennessee
Vital Records

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From Augusta County, VA records:

27 Sep 1785 Gay, William Craig, Mary

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From: "Jeff Snavely" <> Subject: [GAY-L] William Gay and Mary Craig Date: Thu, 27 Aug 1998 00:22:07 -0500 ID: I2851 Name: William Gay Sex: M Birth: 1755 in Augusta, VA, USA Death: 1830

Father: William Gay

Marriage 1 Mary Craig b: 1765 in Augusta Co, Virginia Colony Married: 27 Sep 1785 in Augusta Co. VA Children:

William Gay b: 1787 in Augusta Co. VA
John W Gay
Polly Gay
Alexander Gay b: 1788 in Rockbridge, VA, USA
Mary Craig Gay b: 10 Aug 1792 in Knox Co., TN
Richard Gay b: 1793 in Knox Co., TN

I am looking for ancestors and cousins in the following family:

1) William Gay b. c.1755 August Co. [now Rockbridge Co.], VA d. Before 1830 Monroe Co., TN (prob.) m. Sep 27, 1785 to Mary Craig d. Before 1816 2) Samuel Gay b. Nov 13, 1797 Blount Co., TN d. Apr 22, 1851 Jackson Co., AL m. Nov 14, 1820 in Blount Co., TN to Elizabeth Milligan b. Jan 7, 1801 d. Aug 29, 1847 Lebanon (Ft. Payne), AL 3) Allison (Elson) Alexander Gay b. Mar 24, 1838 Jackson Co., AL d. Sep 13, 1917 Jackson Co., AL m. Aug 26, 1857 in Jackson Co., AL to Delila Ambrester b. Dec 25, 1841 Jackson Co., AL d. May 16, 1904 Scottsboro, AL 4) Dora Mae Gay b. Jan 7, 1867 Jackson Co., AL d. Oct 21, 1946 Martha, Jackson Co., OK m. Jan 2, 1892 in Jackson Co., AL to John Breckenridge Rorex b. Feb 1, 1862 Jackson Co., AL d. Aug 23, 1947 Martha, Jackson Co., OK