Descendants of James Gay


Generation No. 1

1. JAMES1 GAY was born March 20, 1743/44 in Ireland, and died February 1819 in Iredell Co., NC, USA. He married MARGRET MITCHELL 1768.

Children of JAMES GAY and MARGRET MITCHELL are:
2. i. JOHN2 GAY, b. March 20, 1770, Lancaster Co.PA.
ii. WILLIAM GAY, b. October 28, 1772, 4th Creek Settle, NC.
iii. RACHEL GAY.


Generation No. 2

2. JOHN2 GAY (JAMES1) was born March 20, 1770 in Lancaster Co.PA. He married ELIZABETH WATSON.

Children of JOHN GAY and ELIZABETH WATSON are:
3. i. HIRAM WATSON3 GAY, b. 1794, Iredell Co., N.C.; d. 1840, Iredell Co., N.C..
ii. WATSON GAY.
iii. GRANVILLE GAY.
iv. FRANKLIN GAY.
v. PORTLAND GAY.
vi. MILES GAY.


Generation No. 3

3. HIRAM WATSON3 GAY (JOHN2, JAMES1) was born 1794 in Iredell Co., N.C., and died 1840 in Iredell Co., N.C.. He married PATSY MAYS.

Children of HIRAM GAY and PATSY MAYS are:
i. GEORGE WATSON4 GAY.
4. ii. JULIUS BROWN GAY, b. September 09, 1830; d. December 31, 1887.
iii. EMELINE GAY, m. JESSIE THRASHER.
iv. LORETTO GAY, m. THOMAS MORRISON.
v. ELIZABETH GAY.


Generation No. 4

4. JULIUS BROWN4 GAY (HIRAM WATSON3, JOHN2, JAMES1) was born September 09, 1830, and died December 31, 1887. He married (1) FRANCES JEANNETTE WRIGHT October 11, 1860 in Montgomery Co., AL near Pine Level, daughter of DAVID WRIGHT and JEANNETTE GOSS. He married (2) MARY ELLEN JONES February 17, 1885 in Woodley Rd. Montgomery Co., AL.

Children of JULIUS GAY and FRANCES WRIGHT are:
i. CHARLES LYNN5 GAY, b. November 08, 1862; d. July 04, 1928.
ii. WILLIAM DAVID GAY, b. October 08, 1867.
iii. EDWIN WRIGHT GAY, b. November 17, 1869; d. June 29, 1927.
iv. MINNIE LEE GAY, b. July 28, 1872; d. July 13, 1929.
v. FRANCES JULIUS GAY, b. August 04, 1877.
5. vi. JOHN FLOYD GAY, b. December 17, 1864; d. 1944.

Children of JULIUS GAY and MARY JONES are:
vii. JULIUS BROWN GAY5 JR, b. April 03, 1886; d. January 17, 1927.
viii. IDA BELLE GAY, b. June 1890; d. July 13, 1932.


Generation No. 5

5. JOHN FLOYD5 GAY (JULIUS BROWN4, HIRAM WATSON3, JOHN2, JAMES1) was born December 17, 1864, and died 1944. He married (1) JULIA ELMITTA TEAGUE, daughter of WILLIAM TEAGUE and ISABELLA JACKSON. He married (2) JULIA ELMITTA TEAGUE, daughter of WILLIAM TEAGUE and ISABELLA JACKSON.

Children of JOHN GAY and JULIA TEAGUE are:
i. ELLIE6 GAY, b. August 14, 1892.
ii. JULIA SCARBOROUGH GAY, b. May 11, 1890.

Notes for JULIA SCARBOROUGH GAY:
Graduated from Radcliffe College - Cambridge, Mass. 1912

Weslin Reserve University - Cleveland, Ohio. 1920

iii. WILLIAM T. GAY.

Children of JOHN GAY and JULIA TEAGUE are:
6. iv. JOHN FLOYD6 GAYII, d. 1967, Birmingham, AL.
v. EUGENE J. GAY.


Generation No. 6

6. JOHN FLOYD6 GAYII (JOHN FLOYD5, JULIUS BROWN4, HIRAM WATSON3, JOHN2, JAMES1) died 1967 in Birmingham, AL. He married (1) DOROTHY ROSE MITCHELL, daughter of FREDERIC MITCHELL and CATHERINE BASSETT. He married (2) DORTHY ROSE MITCHELL.

Children of JOHN GAY and DOROTHY MITCHELL are:
7. i. JOHN FLOYD7 GAYIII, b. April 04, 1930, GDMF Birmingham, AL.
ii. DOROTHY GAY, b. December 21, 19361; d. January 22, 19951.

Child of JOHN GAY and DORTHY MITCHELL is:
iii. DORTHY7 GAY.


Generation No. 7

7. JOHN FLOYD7 GAYIII (JOHN FLOYD6, JOHN FLOYD5, JULIUS BROWN4, HIRAM WATSON3, JOHN2, JAMES1)2 was born April 04, 1930 in Birmingham, AL. He married MARY PAULA JOHNSON2 1962, daughter of PAUL JOHNSON and MARY JOHNSON.

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Children of JOHN GAY and MARY JOHNSON are:
i. MELISSA8 GAY2, b. July 18, 1968, Kansas City, MO.

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ii. JOHN FLOYD GAYIV2, b. February 03, 1970, Adrian, Michigan; m. MARY CATHERINE POWELL, January 05, 1995, Gatlinburg, TN. Separated 1998

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Endnotes

1. Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 5, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Date of Import: Nov 29, 1998, Internal Ref. #1.111.5.85184.71
2. Broderbund Software, Inc., World Family Tree Vol. 3, Ed. 1, (Release date: February 9, 1996), "CD-ROM," Tree #0855, Date of Import: Nov 30, 1998.