James Marion Gregory

24 April 1861–1927 (Age 65)
Worth, Missouri, United States

The Life of James Marion

When James Marion Gregory was born on 24 April 1861, in Worth, Missouri, United States, his father, Alvah Lafayette Gregory, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann Canaday, was 23. He married Elizabeth Anna Lewis on 3 April 1884, in Gentry, Gentry, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Howard Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Huggins Township, Gentry, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1927, in Albany, Gentry, Missouri, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Gentry, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Marion Gregory
Elizabeth Anna Lewis
Marriage: 3 April 1884
Lewis Calvin Gregory
William Sherman Gregary
Sadie Jane Gregory
Jesse Lafayette Gregory
Ammon Virgil Gregory
Joseph Elza Gregory

Spouse and Children

3 April 1884
Gentry, Gentry, Missouri, United States


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Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 4

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 20

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Latin: From the Latin name Gregorius, from a Greek word meaning "to watch." The name means "watchful," similar to the name Ira. Griogair is the Gaelic form.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James M Gregery, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James M Gragery, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James M Gregory, "United States Census, 1910"

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