A "Cobb-Sasser Family Lineage Website" Page.
Descendants of

Stephen Gray

and

1st wife
Lucinda (Bowling) Gray


2nd wife
Elizabeth (Potter)Gray


3rd wife
Susan (Bowling) Gray

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Stephen Gray
b: 1813 KY
d: 04 Sep 1898 (at age 85)
1st wife:
Lucinda Bowling,

m: on 02 Oct 1839,
in Clay Co, KY
daughter of
Joseph &Nancy(Bowling) Bowling
b: 1813 KY
d: 12 Oct 1855 KY
2nd wife:
Elizabeth Potter,

m: on 11 Nov 1853,
in Laurel Co, KY
b: 1822
3rd wife:
Susan Bowling,

m: on 21 Jun 1869,
in Laurel Co, KY
b: 1840
Lucinda's parents are 1st cousins to each other.
Lucinda's paternal grandparents are:

James &Sally(Blevins) Bowling
Her maternal grandparents are:
William &Sally(Fugate) Bowling
James & William are brothers and are sons of

Benjamin &Patsy(Phelps) Bowling.

Susan Bowling's ancestry has not yet been determined.



Recognition
Some of the info for this webpage was submitted by
Glenn E. Perry,
from entries in the Sasser-L mailing list, mostly by
John Davis and David E. Sasser.
THANKS GLENN, JOHN, & DAVID FOR SHARING!




Stephen's & Lucinda's
List of Descendants
Scroll further down for Stephen's & Elizabeth's & Susan's Lists of Descendants.
  • (1) John Gray
    b: 1835 Clay Co, KY
    d: 20 Dec 1909
    m: ELIZABETH HENSON, on 25 Mar 1853, in Clay Co, KY


  • (2) Elizabeth Jane "Hissy" Gray
    b: 1836 Clay Co, KY
    m: RUSSELL BOWLING, on 27 May 1855, in Laurel Co, KY
    son of Thomas Jefferson &Susan(Cox) Bowling
    grandson of William &Sally(Bowling) Bowling
    g-grandson of James &Sally(Blevins) Bowling
    b: 1834 Clay Co, KY
    Hissy's sister Nancy married Russell's brother Buck.


  • (3) Nancy Catherine Gray
    b: 1838 Clay Co, KY
    d: Bef 1880 (at age 42)
    m: WILLIAM "BUCK" BOWLING, ON 22 Jun 1857, in Clay Co, KY
    son of Thomas Jefferson &Susan(Cox) Bowling
    grandson of William &Sally(Bowling) Bowling
    g-grandson of James &Sally(Blevins) Bowling
    b: 1838 Clay Co, KY
    Nancy's sister Hissy married Buck's brother Russell.


  • (4) Martin VanBuren Gray
    b: 1838 Clay Co, KY
    m: #1=PATSY GARLAND, on 07 Mar 1866, in KY
    b: 1848 Laurel Co, KY
    m: #2=ISABELLE SASSER, on 12 Jun 1882, in Laurel Co, KY
    daughter of Henry &Elizabeth(Asher) Sasser [Henry=b:28 May 1835 NC/m:02 Feb 1857]
    b: Abt 1859
    Martin was a Private in the Civil War, Company "F", 8th KY Infantry.
    Isabelle's siblings are Joseph, George Stephen, Tassie, Arnold Moses.



  • (5) James Cambell Gray
    b: 1840 Clay Co, KY
    d: 01 Feb 1862 Marion Co, KY (during the Civil War)


  • (6) Bartheny "Theny" Gray
    b: 1844 KY
    m: DANIEL S. MURRAY, on 09 Jan 1869, in Clay Co, KY


  • (7) Sarah "Sally" Gray
    b: 1845
    m: #1=FNU COOK
    m: #2=David "Dave" Bowling
    son of Russell &Julia (Broughton-Hammons) Bowling
    grandson of William &Sally(Fugate) Bowling
    g-grandson of Benjamin &Patsy(Phelps) Bowling
    b: Abt 1845


  • (8) Daniel Gray
    b: 1846 Laurel Co, KY
    d: 1925 Laurel Co, KY
    m: MARGARET GARLAND, on 31 Dec 1865, in Laurel Co, KY


  • (9) Adeline Gray
    b: 1848 Laurel Co, KY
    d: 11 Oct 1887 Clay Co, KY
    m: FREDERICK "FRED" BENGE, on 09 Jun 1872, in Clay Co, KY
    son of David &Nancy(Lincks) Benge
    grandson of John "Jackie" &Delphia(Harrison-Hart) Benge
    g-grandson of David &Lucinda(Seaborne-Perry) Benge
    b: 05 Jan 1842 Clay Co, KY
    d: 28 Aug 1890 Clay Co, KY




    Stephen's & Elizabeth's
    List of Descendants
    Scroll further down for Stephen's & Susan's Lists of Descendants.
  • (1) Mary Elizabeth Gray
    b: 1862 KY
    d: Bef 1903 (at age 41)
    m: BEVERLY BLEVINS "B.B" PROFITT, on 14 Dec 1884, in Clay Co, KY
    son of John &Elizabeth(Owens) Proffitt
    b: 23 Aug 1861 Manchester, Clay Co, KY


  • (2) Bethina Gray
    b: 1866


  • (3) Cynthia Gray
    b: 1867 KY




    Stephen's & Susan's
    List of Descendants
  • (1) Sarah "Sally" Gray
    b: 20 Oct 1856 KY


  • (2) Nancy J. Gray
    b: 03 Dec 1856 KY


  • (3) William Bryant Gray
    b: 1870
    m: SARALINE BOWLING, on 23 Oct 1890, in Clay Co, KY
    daughter of Joseph C. &"Betsy"(Weaver) Bowling
    paternal grandparents: Jeff &Susan(Cox) Bowling
    maternal grandparents: Joel &Frankie(Hubbard) Weaver
    Bowling g-grandparents: William &Sally(Bowling) Bowling
    Bowling gg-grandparents: James &Sally(Blevins) Bowling
    Weaver g-grandparents: Hezekiah &Sarah(Box) Weaver
    Weaver gg-grandparents Samuel &Mary Ann(Bollinger) Weaver


  • (4) Ellen Gray
    b: 1872 KY
    m: THOMAS GRAY, on 21 Jan 1897, in Clay Co, KY


  • (5) Tilford Gray
    b: 15 Sep 1876
    d: Abt 1921 (at age 44)
    m: #1=JULIA A. BOWLING, on 21 Jul 1897, in Clay Co, KY
    daughter of Christopher &Polly(Hall) Bowling
    granddaughter of Russell &Julia (Broughton-Hammons) Bowling
    g-granddaughter of William &Sally(Fugate) Bowling
    gg-granddaughter of Benjamin &Patsy(Phelps) Bowling
    b: 1875
    m: #2=THENIA BENGE, in 1902
    daughter of Jim &Lizzie(Benge) Benge
    Thenia's parents are 2nd cousins-once removed to each other.
    Jim's parents are John "JACKIE" &Delphia(Harrison-Hart) Benge
    Lizzie's parents are Dave &Polly(Abner) Benge
    Lizzie's grandparent is BETTY Benge
    JACKIE and BETTY are two of the children of David &Lucinda(Seaborne-Perry) Benge
    b: 20 Feb 1885 Clay Co, KY
    d: 04 Feb 1943 KY
    Tilford's brother Sam married Thenie's sister Sued.

    ~Benge Family Photo~

    back row right:
    Thenie (Benge) Gray


    front row adults are Thenia's parents,
    Jim &Lizzie(Benge) Benge
    back row left is Thenia's brother,
    Henry Benge

    The baby is Tilford's & Thenie's child,
    possibly their son Elmer Gray (b: 1902).
    Note that Thenie is pregnant,
    possibly with son Walter Gray (b: 1905).

    The photo provided by Henry's g-granddaughter
    Deborah (Humfleet) Catchings




  • (6) Samuel "Sam" Gray
    b: 1881
    d: Abt 1905
    m: SUSAN "SUED" BENGE, on 14 Oct 1898
    daughter of Jim &Lizzie(Benge) Benge
    Sued's parents are 2nd cousins-once removed to each other.
    Jim's parents are John "JACKIE" &Delphia(Harrison-Hart) Benge
    Lizzie's parents are Dave &Polly(Abner) Benge
    Lizzie's grandparent is BETTY Benge
    JACKIE and BETTY are two of the children of David &Lucinda(Seaborne-Perry) Benge
    b: 1881
    d: 1950 Hamilton, Butler Co, OH
    Sam's brother Tilford married Sued's sister Thenie.







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