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Henry Calvin Gay
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Birth: Jan., 1839
Vermont, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1892
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Civil War: Company K, 7th California Infantry

Henry Calvin Gay enlisted as a corporal at Downieville, Sierra County, California, November 9, 1864, and was mustered into Company K, 7th California Infantry. Private Gay was mustered out at the Presidio of San Francisco April 26, 1866. The 1866 Great Register for San Francisco County indicates Henry Calvin Gay was a fruit dealer residing at 525 Pine Street who registered to vote June 27. He married Mary C. (maiden name unknown) at San Francisco about 1870. The 1880 US Census found him still in San Francisco living with Mary and four children. Henry was then employed as an expressman.
GAY. In this city November 30, 1892, Henry C., beloved husband of Mary C. Gay, a native of Vermont, age 53 years, 10 months.
(San Francisco Call, Nov. 30, 1892; 8:8)
Children (all born at San Francisco)
- George R. (b. 1872)
- Frank H. (b. 1874)
- Edward P. (b. 1876)
- Lewis D. (b. 1878)
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  Lewis Gay (____ - 1943)*
  Jean Gay Vincent (1880 - 1959)*
  Calvin T Gay (1887 - 1921)*
  Grace Gay Lowe (1898 - 1970)*
*Calculated relationship
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
San Mateo County
California, USA
Created by: Steve
Record added: Jun 04, 2013
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Henry Calvin Gay
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Who for the Union fought and bled, though passing on, is never dead.
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