Vitals: Robert Patterson & Annie Sims Norris Gray

Robert Patterson (1844-1928)

Robert Patterson Gray &   Civil War medals

b & r West Deer Twp, PA (son of William Sylvester Gray & Elizabeth Leslie; Farmer; my great-grandfather) went to MO with brother Samuel after the Civil War to each claim 50 acres under the Homestead Act, but sold land to his brother and returned home to run the family farm
-military: GAR  6th PA Infantry Reg., Co. A (Heavy Artillery 1864-65) guarded capitol at Washington, DC
-buried: Bull Creek Cemetery, WDT

Robert & Annie Gray stone, Bull Creek Cemetery

Annie Sims Norris (1850-1922) b & r WDT (daughter of Dowling & Elizabeth K. Brown Norris; Homemaker)
-buried: Bull Creek Cemetery, WDT

Married: Bull Creek Presbyterian (1882) by Rev. Thomas Johnston

Children:

1. Mary Bryce (1885-1886) died in infancy at 10 months
2. Edna “Janet” Jeannette (1887-1980) (m. Howard Kellar)
3. William “Will” Garfield (1889-1970) (m. Bertha Bonin)
4. Russell Stanley (1891-1955) (m. Elmira “Elma” Rush; Ford dealer)
5. Paul Barton (1892-1977) b. WDT r. Middlesex Twp., Butler Co. (m. Bertha Ione Campbell; Carpenter; my grandparents)

Documentation:

Notes of Edna Gray. 1 September 1991

Family tradition, cemetery & public records

RETURN TO OUR GRAY FAMILY TREE

RETURN TO OUR NORRIS FAMILY TREE

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