Eighth Generation


254. John Sheldon Gray Jr.305 was born on 5 October 1770 in Marblehead, Massachusetts (Essex).305,306 He died on 17 May 1832 at the age of 61 in Wesley, Maine (Washington). He was buried after 17 May 1832 in East Ridge Cemetery, Wesley, Maine.226 Mary Burton and John Sheldon Gray Jr.307 were married on 12 March 1793 in Clinton, Maine (Kennebec).305 Hancock Plantation later became Clinton

255. Mary Burton307,308 was born on 5 March 1776 in Winslow, Maine (Kennebec).306,307,308 She lived with her son-in-law Winslow Getchell's family in Wesley, Maine (Washington) in 1850.308 She died about October 1854 at the age of 78. Mary was buried in river bank of Mississippi.

Children were:

i.

Sheldon Gray Sr.309,310 was born on 25 April 1794 in Clinton, Maine (Kennebec).147,309,310,311 He lived in West Troy, New York (Albany) in 1850.310 He lived in Gordon, Minnesota (Todd) in 1870.309 In 1870 Sheldon was a farmer in Gordon, Minnesota (Todd).309 He died in October 1882 at the age of 88 in St. Paul, Minnesota (Ramsey).312 Other Children:

Joel Gray.
Reuben Gray.
Kate Gray.
Irving Gray.
Sarah Gray.
Zenith Gray.
John Gray.
Rena Gray.
Frank Gray.
Benjamin Gray.
Eli Gray, born 1840.

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ii.

Priscilla "Peace" Gray-1670.

iii.

John Gray 3rd was born on 8 August 1797 in Clinton, Maine (Kennebec). He "married somewhere out West".

iv.

James Gray Sr. was born about December 1798 in Fairfield, Maine (Somerset).313 On 11 September 1850 he was a Farmer in Wesley, Maine (Washington).313 He lived in Wesley, Maine (Washington) on 11 September 1850.313 James died on 21 May 1859 at the age of 60 in Wesley, Maine (Washington). He was buried in Wesley, Maine (Washington).

v.

Gideon Gray was born about 1798 in Fairfield, Maine (Somerset). He 5 children listed for Abigail & Gideon.

vi.

Polly Gray (private).

vii.

Phebe Gray was born about 1799 in Fairfield, Maine (Somerset).

viii.

Benjamin Gray was born about 1805.232 He lived in Wesley, Maine (Washington) on 11 September 1850.232 He moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota Oct 1854.

ix.

Joseph Gray was born about 1806 in Maine.225 He lived in Wesley, Maine (Washington) on 28 June 1870.225 He died after 28 June 1870 at the age of 64 in Wesley, Maine (Washington). Joseph was buried in Wesley, Maine (Washington).

x.

Hannah Gray308 was born about 1808 in Harmony, Maine (Somerset).308,314 She lived in Wesley, Maine (Washington) in 1850.308 She died on 7 December 1888 at the age of 80 in Brockway, Minnesota (Stearns).119,314

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xi.

Elizabeth "Eliza" Gray-65.

xii.

Reuben Gray was born about 1815 in Harmony, Maine (Somerset).313 He lived in Wesley, Maine (Washington) on 11 September 1850.313 He died in May 1905 at the age of 90 in Brainerd, Crow Wing, Minnesota. Reuben "Reuben's family lived in Wesley, Me., then moved to Watab, Minnesota;".