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William Porter Gray
Birth: Dec. 31, 1831
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jun. 19, 1893
Canyon City
Grant County
Oregon, USA

Parents: William Gray and Mary (Porter) Gray; w-Suzannah Elizabeth (Eads) Gray, 13 children: Lizzie, Nellie Vera/Vara, Charles P., Edward (b&d 3 Oct. 1873 in Grant Co. Ore.), William Oromel (born 25 July 1875 and died 1 Oct. 1875 in Grant Co. Ore.), Frank/Frankie (born 14 Dec. 1876 and died 12 Apr. 1877 in Grant Co. Ore.), Mabel Irene, Mary Inez, Daisy (born 16 Sept. 1881 and died 12 Apr. 1882 in Grant Co., Ore.), James Blaine, Edith Gertrude, Ethel, and William Porter Gray Jr. No graves in Grant County for the 4 children who died as infants.

William P. Gray was elected to head up law enforcement in Grant County in 1872. He served until resigning from the office in Sept. 1878 and then came back in 1882, serving only two months of his new two-year term. However, Gray was back from 1888 to 1890 for one more term. 
Family links: 
  William Gray (1804 - 1869)
  Mary Gray (1809 - 1873)
  Susannah Elizabeth Eades Gray (1850 - 1918)
  Charles P Gray (1872 - 1949)*
  Mary Inez Gray Marks (1879 - 1957)*
  James Blaine Gray (1883 - 1961)*
  Edith Gertrude Gray Chilton (1885 - 1969)*
  William Porter Gray (1889 - 1956)*
  William Porter Gray (1831 - 1893)
  Susan E. Gray Brown (1843 - 1917)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Birh of son born August 15, 1889 was William Porter Gray Jr.
Canyon City Cemetery
Canyon City
Grant County
Oregon, USA
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Record added: Nov 16, 2009
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