b. 6 October 1790, d. 11 September 1871
- Father: William Eddings b. 21 April 1758, d. 13 January 1841
- Mother: Rebecca Chandler b. 19 February 1865
- Mary Eddings was born on 6 October 1790 in Laurens County, South Carolina.
- She was known as Polly.
- She married Thomas Bay on 2 January 1815 in near Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee.
- Thomas Bay and Mary Eddings appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1850 in Haywood County, Tennessee, enumerated next to their son William.. Other members of the household included Rebecca E. Bay, James Henry Bay, Joseph Bay, Sarah Jackson Bay and Thomas Bowen Bay.
- Thomas Bay and Mary Eddings appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1860 in Montgomery PO, Montgomery County, Texas. Other members of the household included Thomas Bowen Bay, George Henry Duckworth, Thomas C. Duckworth and Margaret Duckworth.
- Mary Eddings became a widow at the 14 February 1861 death of her husband Thomas Bay.
- Thomas Bowen Bay and Caledonia Peebles appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1870 in Longstreet, Montgomery County, Texas. Other members of the household included Mary Eddings, William Claudius Pegues.
- Mary Eddings died on 11 September 1871 at age 80 in Montgomery County, Texas.
- She was interred at Bays Chapel Cemetery, Montgomery County, Texas.
- Last Edited: 15 Aug 2013
Family: Thomas Bay b. 28 January 1793, d. 14 February 1861
- William Harrison Bay+ b. 10 November 1815, d. 10 August 1897
- Andrew Foster Bay+ b. 1 April 1817, d. 25 April 1878
- Cynthia Bay+ b. circa 1818, d. between 1843 and 1848
- Rebecca E. Bay b. circa 1820
- James Henry Bay+ b. 26 November 1821, d. 27 January 1884
- Elizabeth Jane Bay+ b. 20 November 1825, d. 2 September 1895
- Joseph Bay b. circa 1827
- Sarah Jackson Bay b. 20 August 1829, d. 20 February 1913
- Thomas Bowen Bay+ b. 22 March 1831, d. 19 July 1901