I am a decendant of John Hansford Hyde, Sr., born 0n 10-17-1776 in Virginia. He died on 11 26, 1851 in Nacogdoches, Texas. He was married to Mary (Polly, Sallie) Strother Gray, born on 8-2-1784 and died on 5-23-1843. They were the parents of James Gray, George Strother, Sallie (Sarah) Gray, Mary Ann, John Hansford, Jr., Samuel Monroe, William French, Howson Reid, and Thadius Augustus.
Anthony Gray Hyde, my great-grandfather married Mary Margaret Pleasant, daughter of Benjamin Pleasant and Mary Murray. Benjamin was born about 1797 and died about 1860 in North Carolina. Mary Murray Pleasant was born around 1800, but the time of her death is not known.
Any information regarding these families will be greatly appreciated.