Gen. William Leon GRAYSON

Gen. William Leon GRAYSON

Male 1870 - 1941

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  • Name  Gen. William Leon GRAYSON  [1, 2
    Prefix  Gen. 
    Born  21 Aug 1870  Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • William's place of birth is not known with certainty.
    Gender  Male 
    Died  31 Mar 1941  Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I34498  Munro
    Last Modified  18 May 2003 

    Father  Edward Fahn Recker GRAYSON,   b. 3 Mar 1847, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1901, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Laura Amanda PATTERSON,   b. 11 Jun 1847, Gillisonville, Hampton Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1916, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Aug 1868  Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F11891  Group Sheet

    Family  Lillian Melvin TURNER,   b. 11 Aug 1872, Richmond, Richmond (city), Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1936 
    Married  Abt 1893  Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    >1. Lynne GRAYSON,   b. 20 Dec 1894, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1961
     2. William Turner GRAYSON,   b. 17 May 1897, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1897, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Spence Monroe GRAYSON,   b. 7 Dec 1900, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1990, Prob., Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Dorothy Thomason GRAYSON,   b. 4 Aug 1903, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1961
    >5. Leon Harmon GRAYSON,   b. 15 Dec 1906, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1993, Washington, , District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Edith Hering GRAYSON,   b. 16 Aug 1912, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1968, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. William Morris GRAYSON,   b. 25 Sep 1915, Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1988, Georgetown, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F11892  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • William may have been born in Richmond, Virginia.

      He served as President of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and National Commander of the Spanish American War Veterans.

      References:

      (1) Clan Munro files - Redden, Virginia R. - descendants of John Robinson
      Grayson - dated 20 Sep 1997 - p. 1

      (3) Clan Munro files - Redden, Virginia R. - John Robinson Grayson of Virginia
      p. 1 - dated 28 Jan 1997

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S31] Clan Munro files - Grayson, John Stanford, John Stanford Grayson, Grayson Lineage - p. 1-2 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S8] Clan Munro files - Redden, Virginia, Virginia Redden, Update 4 Dec 1997: John Robinson Grayson of Virginia - p. 1 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S31] Clan Munro files - Grayson, John Stanford, John Stanford Grayson, Grayson Lineage - p. 2 (Reliability: 3).