My William Gay was born 2/6/1794 M. Mary Johnston 5/19
1812 Bath Co. Va Died 8/8/1860 in what is now Pocahontas County,Wv listed on DC as illegitimate
by his son John J. Gay. I have Marriage bond which Robert Gay signed for William to marry Mary??? who was also called Nancy and Polly. Their childern were Martha,James C.,Samuel, John J., William A., Alfred D. It is very hard to find anything on him but I would be glad to help you with anything I have.