James Henry GREGORY Julia A GREGORY Andrew Jackson GREGORY Dock Patrick GREGORY Marion R GANN Sarah E GREGORY Malinda Caldonia GREGORY George GREGORY Cora F GREGORY William Richard GREGORY Rachel LEWIS Mini tree diagram
Henrietta GREGORY

Henrietta GREGORY1,2,3,6,7,8,4

also known as Retta GREGORY5,4

about 18531,2,3,4 - UNKNOWN

Life History

about 1853

Born in Cherokee County, Alabama.1,2,3,4

18th Feb 1884

Married Marion R GANN in Cocke County, Tennessee.6,7


Death of Marion R GANN




  • Nickname Retta is reported from Gregory family tradition by Alfred Leroy Gregory in RootsWeb.com message 30 Apr 2000.  The information originally was collected from family members by Loretta Gregory Gay.

    Name is shown as Henrietter in 1880 Jefferson County, Tennessee, Census.  1870 Census shows Henrietta.

    1860 Federal Census, Cherokee County, Alabama, 11 June, District 3, PO Ringgold, page 7, Hse/Fam #37
    Gregory  Henry   35 M Farmer born Tenn
    Gregory  Reachael 30 M Domestic born Tenn
    Gregory  Henrietta 7 F  born Ala

    Henry and Rachel moved back to Jefferson County, Tennessee some time between 1860 and 1870.

    1870 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Tennessee, 16 August, District 5, PO Trion, page 10, Hse/Fam #71
    Henry Gregory M 50 M W Wagon Maker $767 Personal Estate b Tennessee Cannot read or write
    Rachel Gregory 43 F W  Keeps House  b Tennessee [b abt 1827]
    Henrietta Gregory 17 F W b Alabama [b abt 1853] Cannot read or write

    1880 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Tennessee, 16 June, Civil District 5, Enumeration District 177, p 34B, Hse #280, Fam #284
    Gregory, Henry   W M  60      Farmer TN TN TN
    Gregory, Rachel  W F   58  Wife  Keep Hse  TN TN TN Cannot read or write
    Gregory, Henrietter W F  24  Dau  At Home  TN TN TN Cannot read or write

    Note that this year Henrrietta is reported as born in Tennessee.

    Henrietta appears to be the individual reported in a marriage record for 1884, reporting her marriage to Msarion Gann in Jeferson County, Tennessee.

    Gregory, Henrietta & Gann, Marion
    Marriage 18 February 1884 Cocke Coiunty
    --  M. Guyette Wardlaw research, http://freepages.rootsweb.com/~gregoryc/genealogy/tngregory.htm

    Tennessee, Marriage Records, 1780-2002
    Marion Gann, Male
    Henrietta Gregory, Female
    Bond signed 16 February 1884by Marion Gann & P Lichlitery for $1250
    Marriage 18 February 1884 Cocke, Tennessee, USA
    Ceremony by R H Reese, Justice of the Peace

    1920 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Tennessee, 19 January, District 73, page 7B, Dandridge Rd, Hse/Fam #159
    Gann, Marion Head Owns F W 63 married TN TN TN Farmer [b abt 1856]
    Gann, Retta Wife F W 64 Married AL TN TN [b abt 1855]
    Gann, Ruba F W 31 Single TN TN AL [b abt 1888]
    Maree, Inez F W 2yrs3mos Single TN TN TN [b abt 1917]

    This census reports Henrietta as 64 years old, meaning birth in about 1865 (based on the census date of 1 January), whereas older censuses place her age for a birth in about 1853.

    U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
    James Gordon Gann
    Birth 16 Mar 1886 Dandridge, Jefferson County, Tennessee
    Father Marion R Gann
    Mother Henrietta Gregory
    SSN 704129747
    Jan 1937 Name listed as JAMES GORDON GANN


Page created using GEDmill 1.11.0