Person:James Gray (97)

m. ABT 1748
  1. Robert Gray1748 -
  2. John Gray1748/49 - 1792
  3. James Gray1755 - 1836
  4. Joseph GrayABT 1755 - 1857
  5. William Gray, "Ranger"1757 - AFT 1832
m. BEF 1776
  1. Samuel Gray1776 -
  2. David Gray1783 - 1870
Facts and Events
Name James Gray
Gender Male
Birth? 1755 Prob. Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage BEF 1776 to Jane McClure
Death? 21 October 1836 Poss. Rutherford County, North Carolina

James Gray was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Revolutionary War Pension Information

Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 2, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

  • Gray, James, b. 1755, Augusta County, Virginia; entered service 1775 in Tryon County (area later Rutherford County), North Carolina; Pensioned 1832 latter County; died 10/21/1836; soldier's son David resided there in 1852; wife mentioned but not named; query letter in file 1827 from descendant Mrs. Mary Bass Pritchett, Barnesville, Georgia. F-S8594, R1114.

Information on James Gray

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

Revolutionary officer. Major James Gray served from 1775 until the end of the war.

Children of JAMES 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.