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John W "Wray" Ray
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1835
Skipton, England
Death: Sep. 15, 1898
South Weber
Davis County
Utah, USA

Death of John Ray.
John Ray, a respected citizen of Blaine, Davis county, died Thursday evening at the age of 67, after a lingering illness brought on by an attack of typhoid fever. The deceased had been a resident of Blaine for about 12 years and lived for many years at Coalville in Summit county. Mr. Ray was born in Barnsley, Yorkshire, and emigrated to Utah in 1872. He leaves a wife and seven children. The funeral services occur today at 10 a. m. in the Blaine meeting house. Interment will be in Ogden cemetery.

Salt Lake herald September 17, 1898

SOUTH WEBER ITEMS

John Ray, sr., one of our good citizens died last Thursday evening, Sept. 15th, and the funeral services were held in the meeting house on Saturday. The speakers were Elders John Knowls, George stark, John Allen, counselor Harbertson and Bishop Kendell. The remains were taken to Ogden cemetery for burial. Deceased was sick ten weeks with typhoid fever. He leaves a wife and seven children and some grandchildren also a lot of relatives and friends to mourn his loss.

Davis County Clipper Sept. 23, 1898
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Wray (1803 - 1862)
  Sarah Bramley Wray (1808 - 1838)
 
 Spouse:
  Ann Shaw Ray (1835 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Ellen Ray Staples (1858 - 1919)*
  Thomas Ray (1863 - 1912)*
  John Ray (1867 - 1911)*
  Hyrum Ray (1869 - 1931)*
  Joseph Henry Ray (1874 - 1919)*
  Flora Caroline Ray Forbes (1879 - 1952)*
  Samuel Ray (1887 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ogden City Cemetery
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA
Plot: B-6-10-1E
 
Created by: Jason O'Driscoll
Record added: May 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37296676
John W Wray Ray
Added by: Jason O'Driscoll
 
John W Wray Ray
Added by: Jason O'Driscoll
 
John W Wray Ray
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- Summer
 Added: Mar. 19, 2015
Happy birthday to my 3rd great grandfather.
- Jason O'Driscoll
 Added: Jun. 19, 2012
 
 
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