Gazlay Family History
 

Family HistoryFamily History - Robert Bush Gazlay

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Key:1.“+” preceding a child’s name indicates the child has their own paragraph in the next generation.
 2.“born xxxx” indicates the child is under 18 years of age and the birth date is known but withheld.
This family history features Robert Bush Gazlay and 18 of his descendants down to the fourth generation.


First Generation
1. Robert Bush Gazlay,1 born 14 April 1922 in Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey, the son of Leo Cornwall Gazlay and Maude Gertrude Bush;1 died 13 September 2006 in Toms River, New Jersey.1 Robert married, 6 April 1946 in Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, Doris Margaret McGregor (born 21 May 1922 in Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, the daughter of William Passmore McGregor and Josephine Caroline Voelker;2 Doris died 15 May 2012 in Manahawkin, Ocean County, New Jersey). Robert and Doris are buried in Brig. Gen. Wm. C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Wrightstown, Burlington County, New Jersey.

Doris attended Drake secretarial school.


 2i. Edward S. Gazlay, born 22 May 1947 in Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey; died 22 May 1947 in Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey.3
+3ii. Doris Jo ‘Jodee’ Gazlay, born 30 July 1948 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey; died 7 July 2015 in Manahawkin, Ocean County, New Jersey. Married (1) George William ‘Bill’ Medley (born Gottschling) Married (2) Brian Joseph McWalters.
 4iii. Birrell Lee Gazlay, born 2 May 1951 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey;4 died 7 May 1951.
+5iv. Robert Lee Gazlay, born 21 May 1952 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey. Married (1) Charlotte Anne (née Constant) Henderson Married (2) Peggy Jean (née Krupowski) Palmisano.
+6v. Kent William Gazlay, born 15 February 1959 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey. Married (1) Adelle Ruth Stagg Married (2) Rosemary ‘Rose’ Pagliaroni Married (3) Nancy Dale Elliott.

  1. Obituary, Asbury Park Press, New Jersey, Robert B. Gazlay, 15 September 2006.
  2. Birth Certificate, New Jersey, Doris Margaret McGregor. Copy in possession of Robert Lee Gazlay
  3. Cemetery Record, No. 36668, Rosedale Cemetery, New Jersey, Edward S. Gazlay (infant), interred on 24 May 1947 in Single Section 8-5-19
  4. Birth Certificate, New Jersey, Birrell Lee Gazlay. Copy in possession of Robert Lee Gazlay.
Second Generation
3. Doris Jo ‘Jodee’ Gazlay2 (Robert1), born 30 July 1948 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey; died 7 July 2015 in Manahawkin, Ocean County, New Jersey.1 Jodee married, first, 16 August 1969, George William ‘Bill’ Medley (born Gottschling) (born 3 May 1948 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, the son of George Gottschling and Harriet Jane Truland). Their marriage ended in divorce. Jodee married, second, 15 February 1975, Brian Joseph McWalters (born 13 June 1952, parents not determined). Their marriage ended in divorce.

+7i. Timothy Craig Medley, born 24 November 1972 in Orange, Essex County, New Jersey. Married Jori Dionne Pearson.
 8i. Michael James McWalters, born 30 June 1975; died 4 February 2006.
+9ii. Jason Edward McWalters, born 25 April 1978. Married Renee A. Furrer.

5. Robert Lee Gazlay2 (Robert1), born 21 May 1952 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey.2 Robert married, first, 8 July 1978 in Accord, New York, Charlotte Anne (née Constant) Henderson3 (born 1 December 1952 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York, the daughter of LeRoy Andrew Constant and Sarah Elizabeth ‘Alberta’ Fleming). Their marriage ended in divorce 21 May 2002.3 Robert married, second, 23 November 2002 in Middleburg, Virginia, Peggy Jean (née Krupowski) Palmisano (born 18 April 1952 in New London, New London County, Connecticut, the daughter of Alexander Anthony Krupowski and Jean Victoria Tefft).

+10i. Benjamin Constant Gazlay, born 25 May 1984 in Silver Spring, Maryland. Married Andrea Lauren Hollowell.
+11ii. Elizabeth Grace Gazlay, born 10 May 1992 in Washington, D.C. Married Joshua Keith Niswonger.

6. Kent William Gazlay2 (Robert1), born 15 February 1959 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey. Kent married, first, 22 April 1979 in West Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, Adelle Ruth Stagg (born 9 July 1959 in Pennsylvania, the daughter of Kenneth Stagg and Diane Young). Their marriage ended in divorce. Kent married, second, 9 September 1982 in Town of Rochester, Ulster County, New York, Rosemary ‘Rose’ Pagliaroni (born 23 June 1962 in Ellenville, Ulster County, New York, the daughter of Elvio Walter Pagliaroni and Anna Francis Tinney). Their marriage ended in divorce. Kent married, third, 1 July 1995 in Accord, New York, Nancy Dale Elliott (born 19 October 1963, the daughter of Elvin Francis Elliott and May Jo Ahlberg).

+12i. Christopher Joseph Gazlay (born Pagliaroni), born 11 March 1979 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Married Meredith Charlene Williams.
 13ii. Steven Paul Gazlay, born 28 January 1984 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York.
 14iii. Kelly Lynn Gazlay, born 22 June 1987 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York.

  1. Obituary, Atlantic City Press, Atlantic City, NJ, McWalters Doris ‘Jo’ (nee Gazlay), died 7 July 2015, age 66, of Manahawkin. The article provides brief biographical details and the names of her two sons, their wives, two brothers, and three grandchildren.
  2. Birth Certificate, New Jersey, Robert Lee Gazlay. Copy in possession of Robert Lee Gazlay
  3. Ancestors and Descendants of The Reverend Silas Constant, by Robert Lee Gazlay. 14th Edition, 8 June 2010, 91 pages. This family history includes the families of over 230 descendants of Reverend Constant to present day, with biographical sketches for numerous descendants. Extensive source citations; fully indexed. Available as a .pdf download at Gazlay Family History (website), under Sources.
Third and Fourth Generations
7. Timothy Craig Medley3 (Doris ‘Jodee’,2 Robert1), born 24 November 1972 in Orange, Essex County, New Jersey. Timothy married, 25 April 1996 in Shelby, North Carolina, Jori Dionne Pearson (born 20 December 1973 in Shelby, North Carolina, the daughter of Gary Curtis Pearson and Bonnie Faye Morrow).

 15i. Robert Fletcher Medley, born xxxx.
 16ii. Irving Finlay Medley, born xxxx.

9. Jason Edward McWalters3 (Doris ‘Jodee’,2 Robert1), born 25 April 1978. Jason married, 11 May 2013, Renee A. Furrer (born 25 August 1981, parents not determined1).

 17i. Avalyn Paige McWalters, born xxxx.

10. Benjamin Constant Gazlay3 (Robert,2 Robert1), born 25 May 1984 in Silver Spring, Maryland. Benjamin married, 27 June 2015, Andrea Lauren Hollowell (born ____, parents not determined).

11. Elizabeth Grace Gazlay3 (Robert,2 Robert1), born 10 May 1992 in Washington, D.C. Elizabeth married, 28 July 2014 in Fairfax, Fairfax County, Virginia, Joshua Keith Niswonger (born 17 December 1990, the son of James Keith Niswonger and Sharon Ann Bell).

12. Christopher Joseph Gazlay (born Pagliaroni)3 (Kent,2 Robert1), born 11 March 1979 in Kingston, Ulster County, New York. Christopher married, 21 December 2002, Meredith Charlene Williams2 (born 21 March 1978, the daughter of _____ Williams and Vickie _____2).

 18i. Madison Gazlay, born xxxx.
 19ii. Olivia Gazlay, born xxxx.

  1. This is publicly viewable information found in various public information repositories, people finding websites, and/or social media.
  2. facebook.com (website), personal page of Meredith Gazlay