Gazlay Family History

FamilyIda Jane McGregor


FatherDavid McGregor (7 September 1864 - 12 February 1944)
MotherNellie Birrell Patterson (16 March 1868 - 8 September 1950)

Personal Information

Record Created: 9 January 2010; Last Edited: 24 March 2012 
NameIda Jane McGregor
Born 23 August 1895 in New Jersey1, 2
Married 28 January 1925 to Wilson Roby
Died November 1983 in Birmingham, Alabama1


Spouse 1FamilyWilson Roby (son of James Wilson Roby and Anna Kathleen ‘Katie’ McNamee)
Born 14 December 1887 in Opelika, Lee County, Alabama
Married 28 January 1925 to Ida Jane McGregor
Died 2 December 1961 in Birmingham, Alabama
Children of Ida Jane McGregor and Wilson Roby:
+1.FamilyWilson Roby, Jr.
Born 4 January 1926 in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina
Married ca. 1948 to Billie Jean Lester
Died 24 September 1984 in Cumberland County, North Carolina
+2.FamilyDavid McGregor Roby
Born 17 October 1927
Married 2 August 1953 in Meridian, Mississippi to Mary Jane Crossland
Married 10 June 1972 in Virginia Beach, Virginia to Virginia ‘Ginny’ Worden
Died 16 April 2005 in Flowery Branch, Georgia


  1. Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Rootsweb (website). Ida Roby, no. 418-86-7722
  2. U.S. Federal Census, 1920, New Jersey, Essex County, Orange, Enumeration District 299, Sheet No. 7B, family of David McGregor (54, New Jersey [sic, Scotland], finisher, hat works); wife Nellie McGregor (51, New Jersey [sic, Scotland]); daughter Jennie McGregor (24, New Jersey, clerical, office); son William McGregor (22, New Jersey, clerical, office). They are living next door to their daughter Margaret and her husband and family.