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Person Page 203

Mary (Polly) Grayson1,2,3,4

born 8 October 1795, died 25 April 1846

Family: Bryant Anderson Cobb (born 6 July 1795, died 21 August 1881)

Facts and Notes

  • Name:5
  • Name:6
  • Burial: Cherrytree, Madison County, Alabama, USAB5
  • Birth: 8 October 1795; Montgomery County, Virginia, USAB5,7,6
  • Marriage: 19 July 1815; Bryant Anderson Cobb; Shilo Church, Madison County, Alabama, USAB; According an entry in the "Alabama Soldiers Of The Revolution, War Of 1812, and Indian Wars," the marriage between Bryant Cobb and Polly Gracem (Grayson) took place on 22 July 1815 .1,2,8,9,3,7,6,10,10
  • Probate: 1 April 1836; Madison County, Alabama, USAB; Named in petition for division of property from John Grayson's estate2
  • Death: 25 April 1846; Madison County, Alabama, USAB5,7
  • Note: Mary is not listed in the Grayson family bible as a child of John Clan Grayson.


  1. [S459] National Archives and Records Administration, Bounty Land Records for the War of 1812, Number 18861, SO 17342, SO 16314; Records for Byrant (Briant) Cobb
  2. [S4] Compiler: Gandrud, Pauline Jones, Gandrud, Pauline Jones, Alabama Records, Gandrud, Pauline Jones. Alabama Records. 245 volumes., Vols 1-4, Alabama Soldiers of the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, and Indian Wars
  3. [S681], Alabama, Compiled Marriages from Selected Counties, 1809-1920
  4. [S682], Alabama, Marriage Index, 1800-1969
  5. [S448], U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Record for John Clan Grayson
  6. [S367] Yates Publishing, U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived from an array of materials including pedigree charts, family history articles, querie., Source number: 89.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: CGC, Record for Bryant Cobb
  7. [S511] Nancy van Valkenburgh, 1770-1904, Grayson Family Bible, The author and date of the entries is unknown.,; Accessed 11 July 2015
  8. [S648], War of 1812 Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, digital images, Fold3 ( accessed 15 November 2016), citing National Archives and Records Administration, Application Number 17342, Record for Bryant Cobb of Madison County, Alabama, 8 Jan 1872
  9. [S682], Alabama, Marriage Index, 1800-1969, Record for Bryant Cobb and Polly Grayson
  10. [S674], Alabama, Select Marriages, 1816-1942, Record for Bryant Cobb and Amand M. Camper