Member of Charles City County Committee of Safety, organized 17 DEC 1774. Enlisted in 6th Virginia Regiment in 1776; died 30 MAY 1776 in service. The affidavit of James BULLIFANT states that Lt. John GREGORY and Capt. William GREGORY were brothers; that Capt. William GREGORY never married; that Lt. John Gregory was married and left one son, John M. GREGORY; that the GREGORY brothers were very active in raising the company which William GREGORY commanded. A William GREGORY’s will was proved 12 MAR 1783. A notice in the Virginia Gazette advertised the sale of personal property belonging to the late Capt. William Gregory at his former home “Gilley’s;” Charles City Court certified 13 SEP 1811 that John M. GREGORY was heir.’, ‘Virginia Gazette [Dixon & Hunter] 14 JAN 1775’, ‘Francis B. Heitman