William Carter Gay1

#84516, b. 12 October 1827, d. 26 September 1903

Major Life Events

     William Carter Gay was born on 12 October 1827 at Northampton Co., North Carolina.1 He married Martha Matilda Gay circa 1851 at Northampton Co., North Carolina.2 William died on 26 September 1903 at Northampton Co., North Carolina, at age 75.2

Child of William and Martha:

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Edwards/Hughes Family Ancestry (William Gay, ID: I363).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Edwards/Hughes Family Ancestry (William Carter Gay, ID: I408).

Martha Matilda Gay1

#84523, b. 16 July 1827

Major Life Events

     Martha Matilda Gay was born on 16 July 1827 at Northampton Co., North Carolina.1 She married William Carter Gay circa 1851 at Northampton Co., North Carolina.1

Child of Martha and William:

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Edwards/Hughes Family Ancestry (William Carter Gay, ID: I408).

John Gay1

#84571, b. circa 1741
FatherWilliam Gay1 b. c 1719, d. c 1804
MotherMartha Elias Harper1 b. c 1719, d. b 1819
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     John Gay was born circa 1741 at Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Gay, ID: I12279).

William Gay1

#84572, b. circa 1743
FatherWilliam Gay1 b. c 1719, d. c 1804
MotherMartha Elias Harper1 b. c 1719, d. b 1819
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     William Gay was born circa 1743 at Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Gay, ID: I12279).

Elias Gay1

#84573, b. circa 1750, d. 13 August 1811
FatherWilliam Gay1 b. c 1719, d. c 1804
MotherMartha Elias Harper1 b. c 1719, d. b 1819
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Elias Gay was born circa 1750 at Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.1 He married Martha Brinkley circa 1770.2 Elias died on 13 August 1811 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.2

Children of Elias and Martha:

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Gay, ID: I12279).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Elias Gay, ID: I12284).

Elizabeth Gay1

#84574, b. circa 1755, d. circa 1793
FatherWilliam Gay1 b. c 1719, d. c 1804
MotherMartha Elias Harper1 b. c 1719, d. b 1819
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Elizabeth Gay was born circa 1755 at Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.1 She married Levi Lowe circa 1772 at Southampton Co., Virginia.2 Elizabeth died circa 1793.2

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Gay, ID: I12279).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Elizabeth Gay, ID: I12285).

Milley Gay1

#84575, b. circa 1747
FatherWilliam Gay1 b. c 1719, d. c 1804
MotherMartha Elias Harper1 b. c 1719, d. b 1819
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Milley Gay was born circa 1747 at Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Gay, ID: I12279).

Sarah Gay1

#84576, b. circa 1750
FatherWilliam Gay1 b. c 1719, d. c 1804
MotherMartha Elias Harper1 b. c 1719, d. b 1819
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Sarah Gay was born circa 1750 at Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.1 She married Unknown Butler circa 1770.2

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Gay, ID: I12279).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sarah Gay, ID: I12287).

Martha Gay1

#84577, b. circa 1752
FatherWilliam Gay1 b. c 1719, d. c 1804
MotherMartha Elias Harper1 b. c 1719, d. b 1819
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Martha Gay was born circa 1752 at Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Gay, ID: I12279).

Mills Gay1

#84578, b. circa 1754
FatherWilliam Gay1 b. c 1719, d. c 1804
MotherMartha Elias Harper1 b. c 1719, d. b 1819
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Mills Gay was born circa 1754 at Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Gay, ID: I12279).

Martha Brinkley1

#84579, b. circa 1750
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Martha Brinkley was born circa 1750 at Georgia.1 She married Elias Gay, son of William Gay and Martha Elias Harper, circa 1770.1

Children of Martha and Elias:

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Elias Gay, ID: I12284).

Patsy Gay1

#84580, b. circa 1772
FatherElias Gay1 b. c 1750, d. 13 Aug 1811
MotherMartha Brinkley1 b. c 1750
Relationship4th cousin 4 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Patsy Gay was born circa 1772 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.1 She married William Batchelor circa 1809 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.2

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Elias Gay, ID: I12284).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Patsy Gay, ID: I12290).

Elizabeth Gay1

#84581, b. circa 1774
FatherElias Gay1 b. c 1750, d. 13 Aug 1811
MotherMartha Brinkley1 b. c 1750
Relationship4th cousin 4 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Elizabeth Gay was born circa 1774 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.1

Narrative

     Elizabeth was also known as Betsy.

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Elias Gay, ID: I12284).

Martha Gay1

#84582, b. circa 1780
FatherElias Gay1 b. c 1750, d. 13 Aug 1811
MotherMartha Brinkley1 b. c 1750
Relationship4th cousin 4 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Martha Gay was born circa 1780 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Elias Gay, ID: I12284).

Sherrod Haywood Gay1

#84583, b. 10 November 1783
FatherElias Gay1 b. c 1750, d. 13 Aug 1811
MotherMartha Brinkley1 b. c 1750
Relationship4th cousin 4 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Sherrod Haywood Gay was born on 10 November 1783 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.1 He married Sarah Curry circa 1810 at Georgia.2

Children of Sherrod and Sarah:

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Elias Gay, ID: I12284).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sherrod Haywood Gay, ID: I12292).

William Batchelor1

#84584, b. circa 1787, d. circa 1869
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     William Batchelor was born circa 1787 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.1 He married Patsy Gay, daughter of Elias Gay and Martha Brinkley, circa 1809 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.1 William died circa 1869 at Carroll Co., Georgia.2

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Patsy Gay, ID: I12290).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Batchelor, ID: I12299).

Sarah Curry1

#84585, b. October 1780
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Sarah Curry was born in October 1780.1 She married Sherrod Haywood Gay, son of Elias Gay and Martha Brinkley, circa 1810 at Georgia.1

Children of Sarah and Sherrod:

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sherrod Haywood Gay, ID: I12292).

Elbert H. Gay1

#84586, b. 30 November 1811
FatherSherrod Haywood Gay1 b. 10 Nov 1783
MotherSarah Curry1 b. Oct 1780
Relationship5th cousin 3 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Elbert H. Gay was born on 30 November 1811 at Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sherrod Haywood Gay, ID: I12292).

Milledge Gay1

#84587, b. October 1814
FatherSherrod Haywood Gay1 b. 10 Nov 1783
MotherSarah Curry1 b. Oct 1780
Relationship5th cousin 3 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Milledge Gay was born in October 1814 at Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sherrod Haywood Gay, ID: I12292).

Austin H. Gay1

#84588, b. circa 1816
FatherSherrod Haywood Gay1 b. 10 Nov 1783
MotherSarah Curry1 b. Oct 1780
Relationship5th cousin 3 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Austin H. Gay was born circa 1816 at Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sherrod Haywood Gay, ID: I12292).

Elvira Gay1

#84589, b. 23 October 1817
FatherSherrod Haywood Gay1 b. 10 Nov 1783
MotherSarah Curry1 b. Oct 1780
Relationship5th cousin 3 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Elvira Gay was born on 23 October 1817 at Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sherrod Haywood Gay, ID: I12292).

Franklin H. Gay1

#84590, b. 30 August 1820
FatherSherrod Haywood Gay1 b. 10 Nov 1783
MotherSarah Curry1 b. Oct 1780
Relationship5th cousin 3 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Franklin H. Gay was born on 30 August 1820 at Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sherrod Haywood Gay, ID: I12292).

Hillard M. Gay1

#84591, b. 25 November 1823
FatherSherrod Haywood Gay1 b. 10 Nov 1783
MotherSarah Curry1 b. Oct 1780
Relationship5th cousin 3 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Hillard M. Gay was born on 25 November 1823 at Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sherrod Haywood Gay, ID: I12292).

Levi Lowe1

#84592, b. circa 1741, d. 10 December 1795
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Levi Lowe was born circa 1741 at Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.1 He married Elizabeth Gay, daughter of William Gay and Martha Elias Harper, circa 1772 at Southampton Co., Virginia.1 Levi died on 10 December 1795 at Southampton Co., Virginia.2

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Elizabeth Gay, ID: I12285).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Levi Lowe, ID: I12329).

Unknown Butler1

#84593, b. circa 1750
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Unknown Butler was born circa 1750.1 He married Sarah Gay, daughter of William Gay and Martha Elias Harper, circa 1770.1

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Sarah Gay, ID: I12287).

William Barkes1

#84594, b. circa 1725
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     William Barkes was born circa 1725 at Nansemond Co., Virginia.1 He married Mary Gay, daughter of Thomas Gay and Mary Bryan, circa 1737.2

Children of William and Mary:

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Mary Gay, ID: I12271).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Genealogy of Elaine Hendricks Alabama Connections and so much more (Mary Gay, ID: I3257).

Joanna Gay1

#84595, b. circa 1768, d. 7 September 1858
FatherThomas Gay1 b. c 1723, d. 21 Feb 1784
MotherPatience McDaniel1 b. c 1740, d. 6 Jan 1791
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Joanna Gay was born circa 1768 at Northampton Co., North Carolina.1 She married Robert Sims circa 1784.2 Joanna died on 7 September 1858 at Clayton Co., Georgia.2

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Thomas Gay, ID: I07518).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Joanna Gay, ID: I07531).

Temperance Gay1

#84596, b. circa 1758
FatherThomas Gay1 b. c 1723, d. 21 Feb 1784
MotherPatience McDaniel1 b. c 1740, d. 6 Jan 1791
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Temperance Gay was born circa 1758 at Northampton Co., North Carolina.1 She married Jeremiah M. Walker circa 1778.2

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Thomas Gay, ID: I07518).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Temperence Gay, ID: I07528).

John Gay1

#84597, b. circa 1760, d. circa 1816
FatherThomas Gay1 b. c 1723, d. 21 Feb 1784
MotherPatience McDaniel1 b. c 1740, d. 6 Jan 1791
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     John Gay was born circa 1760 at Northampton Co., North Carolina.1 He married Amelia Castleberry before 1785.2 John died circa 1816 at Jones Co., Georgia.2

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Thomas Gay, ID: I07518).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (John Gay, ID: I07530).

Mary Gay1

#84598, b. circa 1760, d. circa 1815
FatherThomas Gay1 b. c 1723, d. 21 Feb 1784
MotherPatience McDaniel1 b. c 1740, d. 6 Jan 1791
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     Mary Gay was born circa 1760 at North Carolina.2 She married William Jackson, son of William Jackson and Sarah ?.2 Mary died circa 1815 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.2

Children of Mary and William:

Narrative

     Mary was also known as Polly.1

     Some family trees have a Joseph Thompson as the husband of Mary Gay with no children listed. Others have her husband listed as William Jackson with children and descendants. Researchers interested in this line should try to verify which is correct.

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Thomas Gay, ID: I07518).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Joseph C Jackson and Helen E Karst and Relatives (Mary Polly Gay, ID: I1942).
  3. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Denton/Binton/Evetts/Oldham Family (Mary Polly Gay, ID: I1265).

Joshua Gay1

#84599, b. circa 1763, d. circa 1830
FatherThomas Gay1 b. c 1723, d. 21 Feb 1784
MotherPatience McDaniel1 b. c 1740, d. 6 Jan 1791
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II
According to conflicting evidence, he married Sallie Brown circa 1790.2

Major Life Events

     Joshua Gay was born circa 1763 at Northampton Co., North Carolina.1 According to conflicting evidence, he married Sallie Brown circa 1790.2 Joshua died circa 1830 at Georgia.2

Children of Joshua and Sallie:

Narrative

     Joshua Gay married Sallie Brown circa 1783.3

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Thomas Gay, ID: I07518).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Joshua Gay, ID: I07527).
  3. [S3835] Joseph F. Gay, "Lineage of Gay Family," e-mail to Paul E. Lawrence, 21 December 2010.
  4. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Family Tree (Joshua Gay, ID: I2551).

William Gay1

#84600, b. circa 1766, d. 22 May 1852
FatherThomas Gay1 b. c 1723, d. 21 Feb 1784
MotherPatience McDaniel1 b. c 1740, d. 6 Jan 1791
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
ChartsDescendants of Jane Lawrence, Married Henry Gay II

Major Life Events

     William Gay was born circa 1766 at Northampton Co., North Carolina.1 He married Mary Hunt circa 1790 at Fayette Co., Georgia.2 William died on 22 May 1852 at Fayette Co., Georgia.2

Children of William and Mary:

Citations

  1. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (Thomas Gay, ID: I07518).
  2. [S815] Ancestry World Tree Project, online http://www.ancestry.com, Thomas Parker 1705 Virginia (William Gay, ID: I07526).