Emily Jane Jenkins was born in Sperryville, Rappahannock County, VA and died Aug 9, 1894 in Union Township, Dodge County, NE at 44. She married James Grier on Feb 14, 1869 in Henry Co, IL. In 1880, they lived in Cornwall, Henry Co, IL. In 1884, she married William McRay after James' death ca. 1880. She is buried in the Purple Cane Cemetery, Dodge Co, NE.
at Spring Creek, Section 36, Geneseo Township, Henry Co., Illinois USA