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Latney M. Gregory and Susan S. Jeffries

(Last updated Nov. 25, 2017)


Lattenus (Latney) Montague Gregory was born Sept. 1, 1793 in Mecklenburg or Lunenburg county, Virginia.  He was the son of James Elijah Gregory and Mary Montague.  Latney married Susan Jeffries on Dec. 22, 1839 in Mecklenburg county, Virginia.  In 1858 the family (no Susan) moved to northern Mississippi settling in Desoto county.

Latney died Nov. 22, 1870 probably in Desoto or Tate county.    

Wife & children:

Susan Swepson Jeffries was born Oct. 17, 1808, possibly the daughter of John S. Jeffries

Susan died Oct. 11, 1855 in Mecklenburg county, Virginia.
Dau. Martha A. "Pattie Jeffries" Gregory was born Aug. 8, 1843 Mecklenburg co., Virginia. She married Benjamin F. Britton Aug. 28, 1867 Desoto co., Mississippi. They moved to Texas in the mid 1870s. Pattie died Dec. 22, 1919 Paducah, Cottle co., TX and buried Buck Creek cem., Cottle co., Texas.  
Dau. Lucy Y. Gregory was born May 8, 1845 Mecklenburg co., Virginia. She died Aug. 22, 1862 and was buried Mt. Peryn cem., Tate co., Mississippi. 
Dau. Virginia Alice Gregory was born about October 1847 in Mecklenburg co., Virginia. She married John H Lea on Nov. 27, 1866 in Desoto county, Mississippi.  They moved to Texas with Benjamin and Pattie Britton.  Virginia died 1915 in Knox county, Texas. 
Son James Naylor Gregory was born Sep. 29, 1848 Mecklenburg co., Virginia.  James married Lucinda R Sharpe on Oct. 21, 1867 Desoto county.

James died May 18, 1915 Tate co., Mississippi and was buried Singleton Springs cem., Tate co., Mississippi.