Mary A. Downs
Mary A. Downs (1850-1919)
Mary A. Downs was likely born in Somerstown (Somers), Westchester County, New York on 12 Jul 1850, daughter of James Downs and Alice _____. She died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut on 10 Jan 1919. She married first Silas N. Sherman, son of Nichols Sherman and Anna Arsenath Mallett, in Bridgeport on 19 Nov 1861. She married second William Henry Gregory, son of Joseph Gregory and Sarah Ann Walker in 1880. He was born in Bridgeport on 20 March 1860. He died in Bridgeport on 11 Jan 1920 in Bridgeport.
William Henry Gregory and Mary (Downs) Gregory had the following children:
Jessie Gregory, b: 20 March 1876, m: Henry Sylvester Flint; d: 03 May 1956
Bertha May Gregory, b: 27 Sep 1880, m: William Frederick Twiss, d: 12 May 1958
William H. Gregory, b: 10 Oct 1881, m: Ella Margaret Gallagher, d: 27 Oct 1940
Howard Gregory, b: 24 Feb 1883, d: 28 June 1883
Harvey Gregory, b: 24 Feb 1883, d: 18 Sep 1883
Violet Gregory, b: 08 May 1884, d: 12 Jul 1884
Baby Boy Gregory, b : 22 Sep 1885, d: 22 Sep 1885
Related to Mary:
Bertha May Gregory was born in Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut on 27 Sep 1880. She died on 12 May 1958 in Bridgeport, Fairfield County.
Joseph Edward Gregory was born in Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, England about 1838 to Edward Gregory and Sarah Schofield. He died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut on 09 April 1896.
Sarah Ann Walker was born in Cheadle, Chesire, England on 14 August 1835. She died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut on 18 May 1920.
William Henry Gregory was born in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut on 20 March 1860. He died in Bridgeport on 11 Jan 1920.
General View of the Green, Norwalk, Conn. 1855. Unknown Author, Public Domain, via Wikimedia Commons