North Carolina, USA
Believed to have died in Cass or Henry Co; buried in Wadesburg, Grant or Parker-Gregg cemeteries, Cass Co MO.
Son of Jacob Gregg (Graig/Gragg) and Susanna Underwood.
m1: Elizabeth Boothe (1787-1854), abt 1880, Ross OH.
ch (all born in OH) inc:
-Nathan (Sr.) 1801-1873 m: Susannah Doughton, ch inc: John Flint, Rachel, Mary M. "Polly", Rosanna, Elizabeth B. "Betty", Ellen "Nellie", Nathan Jr., William "Bill" Montgomery, Jacob "Jake/Joe" M., Aaron Didd, Martha Jane
-Mary "Polly" 1802-abt 1847 m: William Long/Longino (moved to Cass Co abt 1842)
-Jacob 1806-1862/Civil War m: Mrs. Abigail Cozad-Lytle ch: James W., Elizabeth, Abagail, twins Nancy Ann and George, John V., stepson Stewart Lytle
-Isaac 1810-1876 m: Catherine Raines ch inc: Aaron, Elizabeth J., Nancy Mary, Sarah Jane, John N., Abraham Elbert, George, Isaac, Jacob Nelson
-James Wesley 1814-1874/Wadesburg Cem. m: Martha Timmons ch inc: John Wesley Jr., George Washington, William Riley, Aaron Alfred, Andrew Allen, Samuel Nelson, Jesse Marion, Perry Hickman, Ira Timmons, Martha Jane
-Anna 1815- m: William Cozad (remained in OH)
-Aaron 1818-1851 m1: Elizabeth Cozad, ch Henry, John, Daniel Enos; m2: Susan Thomas
-Susannah 1819-1879 m1: Job Lightle/Lytle, m2: Joshua Evans
m2: Mary (not proved, source unk.)
John and most of the family moved from Ross Co OH to Cass and Henry Co MO in early 1840s.
1850 Dist 16 Cass Co GRAGG
John Gragg 67
Elizabeth Gragg 72
Aaron Gragg 32
*Henry Gragg 13
*John Gragg 11
*Daniel Gragg 7
(* children of widower father, Aaron)
John is in dwelling #45, sons Isaac Gragg in dwelling #46, Nathan Gragg in #47.
U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
Name: John Wesley Gregg; Gender: Male
Birth Place: NC; Birth Year: 1783
Spouse Name: Elizabeth
Spouse Birth Place: OH; Birth Year: 1787
Marriage State: of OH
Number Pages: 1
Jacob Gregg (1741 - 1801)
Susanna Underwood Gregg (1744 - 1834)
Elizabeth Boothe Gregg (1787 - 1854)*
Nathan Gregg (1801 - 1873)*
Isaac Gregg (1812 - 1876)*
Specifically: Records indicate he died in Cass or Henry Co., probably buried in Wadesburg or Grant Cem., possibly Parker Gregg, all Creighton area, Cass Co MO cemeteries.
Created by: LaDon Brennan
Record added: Dec 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63387653
Added: Feb. 26, 2014
Rest in peace, great-great-great grandfather, via your son Nathan, his son Aaron Didd, his daughter, Bessie Susan, and her son, Paul Raymond Pullen - who is my father.|
Added: Aug. 15, 2012