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John Adelbert Gray
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Birth: May 30, 1858
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1900
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA

John Adelbert Gray, son of Worlin Wilson and Lucinda Avaletta Nutting Gray, married Arrabella Jane Allison on 26 July 1882 in Sturgeon Boone Co. Missouri. They had 4 children: Arthur b. 29 Jun 1886,Benjamin Adelbert b. 13 Feb 1887,Annabelle b. 5 Oct 1889, and Harris William (Willie) Gray b. 24 Feb 1895.

John was a telegraph operator and station agent employed by the Wabash Railroad and was located from time to time in Clark, Missouri. He also was stationed at various times in Kansas, Texas, and Oklahoma. He was a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church, a fine vocalist, a leader of the church choir and an uncompromising anti-saloon man.
He was a republican. On account of failing health, he left
the railroad service and moved to a farm near Canon City, Colorado where he died, leaving his wife, Arrabella, and his four young children.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Arabella Jane Allison Gray Fischer (1858 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  Bessie Avaletta Gray (1883 - 1884)*
  Arthur Allison Gray (1885 - ____)*
  Benjamin Adelbert Gray (1887 - 1976)*
  Annabelle Gray (1889 - ____)*
  Harris William Gray (1895 - 1974)*
  Harris William Gray (1895 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Bette Keene Scavone
Record added: Mar 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34455436
John Adelbert Gray
Added by: Bette Keene Scavone
 
John Adelbert Gray
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John Adelbert Gray
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Rest great grandad.
- Gail Gray Garvin
 Added: Sep. 2, 2011
You are remembered.
- JoAnn
 Added: Sep. 27, 2009
I have your pocket watch, great granddad and I take good care of it. Wish we could have met.With love.
- Joy Gray
 Added: Aug. 20, 2009
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