|Death: ||Aug., 1903|
San Francisco County
DRAY—in this city, August 15, 1903, Nancy Jane, beloved wife of Calvin H. Dray and mother of William F. Dray and Mrs. Sarah E. Byers, a native of Colorado, aged 55 years 1 month and 22 days.
Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-morrow (Tuesday), at 1:30 o'clock, from Central M. E. Church, Mission street, between Sixth and Seventh. Remains at the home of son, 1626 Golden Gate avenue, between Scott and Devisadero streets. Internment Cypress Lawn Cemetery, by carriage.
Nancy Jane Brown lived in Multnomah County, Oregon, when she married Henry Clay Dray in 1865. They had two children: William Franklin Dray and Sarah Eugenia Dray. Nancy divorced Henry in 1876 at Portland. She subsequently married the widower, Rev. Calvin Homer Dray. in 1879 at Cowlitz County, Washington.
Mother: Rebecca Malinda Swayze Brown.
Father: Alexander Monroe Brown, Sr.
It is thought that Nancy was born while her family was traversing the Oregon Trail to Multnomah County, Oregon.
Rebecca Malinda Swayze Brown (1806 - 1875)
William Franklin Dray (1866 - 1922)*
Sarah Eugenia Dray Byers (1868 - 1910)*
Note: Garden: F Section: 3
Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
San Mateo County
Created by: Dr N Todd
Record added: Oct 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78857960
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A daughter of Rebecca Malinda Swayze Brown, a Jersey Settler of Adams County, Mississippi. http://www.djs.org|
Dr N Todd
Added: Apr. 30, 2012