Person:William 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
  • HWilliam Gray, "Ranger"1757 - AFT 1832
  • WKatrin McNabbABT 1750 - AFT 1791
m. 1776
  1. Samuel GrayEst 1776-1792 -
  2. Nancy GrayEst 1785-1795 -
  3. Catharine Gray1785 - 1823
  4. John J Gray1788 - 1824
  5. James Gray1790 - 1836
  6. Joseph Gray1791 -
  7. William Gray1795 -
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3] William Gray, "Ranger"
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 1757 Augusta (later Rockbridge) County, Virginia
Marriage 1776 to Katrin McNabb
Death[4][2] AFT 1832 Wilson, , Tennessee, USA
Alt Death? 1840

William 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, William, b. 1757 Augusta County (area later Rockbridge County), Virginia; moved at age 10 with father to Tryon County (area later Rutherford County), North Carolina, where he entered service 1776-77; moved to Washington County, Virginia, where he entered service; moved to Washington County, NOrth Carolina, where entered service 1781; moved to Rutherford County, North Carolina, thence Sumner County (area later Wilson County), Tennessee, where he was pensioned in 1832 when younger brother Samuel made affidavit that soldier married during Revolutionary War to woman mentioned but not named; query letter in file 1924 from descendant Miss Grace O. Davis, Chicago, Illinois. F-S3410, R1116.

Notes for William Gray

Some sources claim that this William Gray married a Jane Thornburg in 1774 in Randolph County, NC. Additional research necessary to determine which is correct.

  1. 1.0 1.1 Footprints in Marion County. McNabb-Gray Genealogy. (Vol XXIII, Summer 1998, pp60.).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 OneWorldTree. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.).
  3. Public Member Trees. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Family trees submitted by Ancestry members.Original data: Family trees submitted by Ancestry members.), 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files were combined to create this source citation.

    Information extracted from various family tree data submitted to and The Generations Network

  4. Footprints in Marion County. McNabb-Gray Genealogy. (Vol XXIII, Summer 1998, pp60.).