Narcissa Eliza GRAY

HAIRSTON.org ID#993, b. about 1826
Father*John Frederick GRAY1
Mother*Sommer Fleming AIKIN1
Birth*Narcissa Eliza GRAY was born about 1826 in South Carolina.2 
She was the daughter of John Frederick GRAY and Sommer Fleming AIKIN.1 
Married Name As of 14 May 1844,her married name was POTTS. 
Marriage*Narcissa Eliza GRAY married Dr. Hugh Swinton POTTS, son of Samuel Thomas POTTS and Margaret SWINTON, on 10 August 1844 in Winston County, Mississippi; Potts Bible shows marriage date of 14 May 1844.3,4,1 
Census 1850Narcissa Eliza GRAY appeared on the 1850 census of Dr. Hugh Swinton POTTS on 4 September 1850 in Winston County, Mississippi; H.S. Potts 32 physician from SC, wife Narcissa 25 from SC, Margaret 5, Anna 1.

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Census 1860Narcissa Eliza GRAY appeared on the 1860 census of William H. GRAY on 20 June 1860 in Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi; William H. Gray (head of household) 32 born in SC, Ella Gray 5 born MS, H. S. Potts 42 Physician South Carolina, Narcissa Potts 34 South Carolina, Margaret 14, Anna 11, Martha & Elvira 7 (twins). Sumner Hudson 9 and William Hudson 1.3


 
Census 1870*Narcissa Eliza GRAY was Head of Household on 16 June 1870 in Township 17, Lowndes County, Mississippi.6

 
Census 1880*She appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 in Beat 4, Lowndes County, Mississippi.7

 

Family

Dr. Hugh Swinton POTTS b. 12 Mar 1818, d. b 1880
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S136] Bible - Thomas Potts Family Bible - 1668-1893 , area covered is Charleston, South Carolina. Bible printed in 1740. other surnames mentioned: Akin, Burton, Gray, Hairston, Keelin, Smith, and Thornton. Library call number 24346, Library of Virginia - http://www.lva.virginia.gov
  2. [S1900] 1900 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  3. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  4. [S76] Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935, Ancestry.com.
  5. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  6. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  7. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
Last Edited18 Mar 2019