Founder of Huntsville, Texas

FAMILY

Parents
Pleasant Gray 1805-1849
Hannah Elizabeth Holshouser 1808-1867

SIBLINGS

Michael Gray 1827-1906
Eveline Pervit or Pewett Gray 1829-
John A.W. “Jack” Gray 1830-1874
Oliver H. Gray 1835-1853

David Crockett Gray 1838-1897
Amanda Texanna Gray 1841-1886

Mary Frances (Mollie) Gray 1843-1920

Spouse & Children


John V. Collins 1836-1894

     Un-named Collins 1871-1871

     Charles P Collins 1873-1907


Sources

1850 United States Federal Census

1860 United States Federal Census

1870 United States Federal Census

1880 United States Federal Census

Arizona, Territorial Census Records, 1864-1882

Hannah Elizabeth (Bettie) Gray

Age 0 — Birth
9 July 1846 • Huntsville, Texas per Gray family bible At SHSU Thomason room


Age 2 — Death of Father Pleasant Gray (1805–1849)
9 Jun 1849 • 400 miles from St. Joseph MO on Platte, Cherry County Nebraska


Age 4 — Residence 1850 • Walker, Texas


Age 6 — Death of Brother Oliver H. Gray (1835–1853)
4 Mar 1853 • Huntsville, Texas


Age 10 — Overland by ox wagon to California 1856 With mother and siblings


Age 14 — Residence 1860 • Chico, Butte, California, United States


Age 21 — Death of Mother Hannah Elizabeth Holshouser (1808–1867)
21 Dec 1867 • San Mateo, California; buried Union cemetery Redwood City


Age 23 — Residence
15 June 1870 • Gilroy, Santa Clara, California, United States


Age 23 — Marriage 7 July 1870 per Gray family bible At SHSU Thomason room John V. Collins (1836–1894)


Age 25 — Birth of Son Un-named Collins (1871–1871)
17 Oct 1871


Age 25 — Death of Son Un-named Collins (1871–1871)
1 Nov 1871 • Missouri Bend, Butte County, California


Age 26 — Birth of Son Charles P Collins (1873–1907)
30 Mar 1873 • California


Age 27 — Death of Brother John A.W. "Jack" Gray (1830–1874)
23 June 1874 • Terrell, Kaufman, Texas, USA


Age 34 — Residence 1880 • Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States


Age 36 — Residence 1882 • Arizona Territory, USA


Age 40 — Death of Sister Amanda Texanna Gray (1841–1886)
30 Sept 1886 • Biggs, California; buried Old Oroville cemetery, California


Age 46 — Residence
1892 • Maricopa County, Arizona, USA per Shirley Scott Dye doc at SHSU archives


Age 47 — Death
3 Dec 1893 • Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States
mom's book says she probably died in AZ. Kay's research found death certificate with date, location and cause: TB


by Leslie Larson



BIRTH 9 JULY 1846 - Huntsville, Texas

DEATH 3 DEC 1893 - Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona 

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