Ancestors of Fred Gray
Submitted by Fred Gray
Partially Compiled by Ken Thompson
Carolyn Amelia Gray
McNicholas (Gray) was born 1 Oct 1919. Francis Patrick McNicholas
(Gray) and Margaret Lois Schneider were married 10 Oct 1948.
Schneider was born 21 Sept 1918. Francis Patrick McNicholas (Gray)
and Margaret Lois Schneider had the following children:
Charlotte Louise Gray
Frederick Michael Gray
Carolyn Amelia Gray
Pontius was born 19 Aug 1886 and died April 1966. Fred Glancy
Pontius married Annetta D. Donges who was born about 1897. They
had no children.
Sarah E. Pontius
was born 3 Feb 1885. She married Calvin Boli.
6. Grover Edward
Schneider was born 5 Dec 1884 and died 13 April 1931. Grover
Schneider and Mary Rebecca Pontius were married 5 Oct 1911.
7. Mary Rebecca
Pontius was born 15 March 1889 and died on 8 Jul 1927. Grover
Schneider and Mary Rebecca Pontius had the following children:
Luther Pontius Schneider born, 26 July 1912, died 24 April 1975
Rebecca Catherine Schneider, born 27 July 1914, died
Elizabeth Schneider, born 13 Sept 1916, died 16 Nov 1952
Lois Schneider, born 21 Sept 1918
Virginia Miriam Schneider, born 10 Jan 1921
Louise Schneider, born 29 Feb 1923
vii. Harriet May
Schneider, born 1 May 1925
William Carroll Schneider, born 27 June 1927
Pontius was born 1 Jul 1891. She married Fred Boli who was
born 30 April 1885 and died Oct 1975. They had one child
Eleanor Pontius who married Carl Smith.
was born 27 Jul 1895 and died Dec 1985. She married PerLee Boli who was
born 26 Jun 1887 and died Feb 1964.
14. Glancy Correll Pontius was born in
1858 in Plain Township, Stark County, Ohio. (3) He died in 1927.
(2) His Ancestral File Number is J1-12423. Glancy Correll
Pontius and Maria Carroll Whipple were married on 31 Jan 1884.
Maria Catherine Whipple was born about 1857, the daughter of
Ambrose Whipple, and died ________ at 57 years of age from cancer.
Glancy C. Pontius and Maria C. Whipple had the following children:
(Glancy C. Pontius subsequently married
Laura Sharp, an old-maid school teacher from Wooster, OH who Glancy had
hired to tutor his son Andrew Pontius. Andrew Pontius had fallen
behind in his studies when his mother, Maria, died. Andrew hated
Laura and, as soon as he turned 18, enlisted in the Navy to fight in
World War I. It was while he was stationed on the east coast and
waiting transport to Europe that he contracted the “Spanish Flu” and
died at 18 years of age. Laura was extremely unpopular with Glancy’s
children. She has been described as “rail thin and shrewish; a
mean person who enjoyed the comforts afforded by Glancy’s money, but
someone who would never, herself, give anyone comfort. Glancy died
when he was 69 years old and survived by Laura, who was put on a pretty
thin allowance by Glancy’s son, Fred Glancy Pontius. There wasn’t much
communication with Laura after Glancy died.”)
Frederick Glancy Pontius was born in 19 Aug 1886 and died April
Sarah E. Pontius was born 3 Feb 1885 and died Jan 1974
Mary Rebecca Pontius was born 15 March 1889 and died 8 Jul 1927.
Pearl Edna Pontius was born 7 Jul, 1891 .
Katherine Pontius was born 27 Jul 1895 and died Dec 1985.
Andrew Whipple Pontius was born 25 Jan 1901 and died 7 May 1919.
He died while stationed on the east coast in the Navy in WWI I of
Spanish Flu. (1)