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Lieut Daniel Gray
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1756
Sharon
Litchfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 23, 1830
Berlin
Rensselaer County
New York, USA

Parents:
. John Gray
. Mrs. Catherine Gardiner

BIOGRAPHY:
Revolutionary War Patriot, Representaive to New York State Legislature. Daniel Gray enlisted in Colonel John Paterson's Regiment at the age of 19. In 1776 he was captured by a party of Iroquis and transported to Canada where he was sold to the British, sailed to New York and put aboard a prison ship. He survived 13 months aboard the ship, when he was freed in 1778 in a prisoner exchange, and re-enlisted as Lieutenant in Colonel Henry Van Rensselaer's Regiment, New York Militia. After the war, he moved to Berlin, New York, where he served several terms as Representative to the New York State Legislature, District Court Judge, District Supervisor, and Justice of the Peace. He died at age 73 in Berlin.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Gray (1707 - 1763)
 
 Spouses:
  Sarah Harris Gray (1764 - 1798)
  Jemima Rix Gray (1773 - 1840)
 
 Children:
  Daniel Horatio Gray (1785 - 1867)*
  Sarah Gray Hull (1787 - 1870)*
  Roby Gray Ross (1789 - 1880)*
  Elizabeth Gray Hammond (1791 - 1864)*
  Mary Gray Jones (1796 - 1869)*
  Phebe Gray Greene (1798 - 1863)*
  Hannah Gray Hull (1802 - 1872)*
  Stephen Rix Gray (1804 - 1889)*
  Caroline Gray Babcock (1806 - 1882)*
  Schuyler Gray (1810 - 1874)*
  Thomas Tracy Gray (1812 - 1901)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Gray Mudge (1729 - 1776)*
  Joseph Gray (1732 - 1796)*
  Nathaniel Gray (1737 - 1810)*
  John Gray (1739 - 1822)*
  Darius Gray (1752 - 1816)*
  Daniel Gray (1756 - 1830)
  James A. Gray (1759 - 1846)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"All of the part that was mortal has here found an end,
Of a Patriot, a Statesman, a Christian and Friend;
On earth having finished the labors assigned him,
Heaven called for its own and men had to resign him.
 
Note: My 3rd Great-Grandfather
 
Burial:
Center Berlin Baptist Cemetery
Berlin
Rensselaer County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Jon Saunders
Originally Created by: Superkentman
Record added: Dec 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16877887
Lieut Daniel Gray
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Lieut Daniel Gray
Added by: Superkentman
 
 
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