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Cora Estelle Ray Andrews
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Birth: Jul. 6, 1887
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 1970
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA

Daughter of James L Ray and Selina Conklin Ray.

Married to Robert Oscar Andrews around 1908.

Robert and Cora were the parents of:
James David Andrews
Virginia Dare Andrews Jones
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1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Cora E Ray
Age: 13
Birth Date: Jul 1886
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1900: Bingham, Orange, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: James L Ray
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Name: Mary S Ray
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
James L Ray 40
Mary S Ray 38
Ulysis S Ray 17
Rebeca C Ray 15
Cora E Ray 13
Berta Ray 10
Lillie Ray 5
James F Ray 9/12

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Cora Andrews
Age in 1910: 22
Birth Year: abt 1888
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1910: Bingham, Orange, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Oscar R Andrews
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
Oscar R Andrews 27
Cora Andrews 22
J D Andrews 0

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Cora Andrews
Age: 33
Birth Year: abt 1887
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1920: Durham Ward 4, Durham, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Name: James L Ray
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Household Members: Name Age
James L Ray 60
Victor Ray 17
Cora Andrews 33
J D Andrews 10
Virginia Andrews 6
R A Kirk 24
Lillie Kirk 24

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Cora Andrews
Gender: Female
Birth Year: abt 1887
Birthplace: North Carolina
Race: White
Home in 1930: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Marital Status: Widowed
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
Cora Andrews 43
James D Andrews 19
Virginia Andrews 16

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: Cora Andrews
Respondent: Yes
Age: 52
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1888
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birthplace: North Carolina
Marital Status: Widowed
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Street: Burch Avenue
House Number: 817
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935: No
Sheet Number: 17A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 445
House Owned or Rented: Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 3200
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: High School, 1st year
Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: Yes
Household Members: Name Age
Cora Andrews 52
James D Andrews 30
Marie Andrews 25
Talmadge Jones 28
Virginia Jones 26

North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975
Name: Cora Estelle Ray Andrews
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 83
Marital status: Widowed
Occupation: Homemaker
Birth Date: 6 Jul 1887
Birth Place: North Carolina, United States
Death Date: 15 Aug 1970
Death Location: Durham, Durham
Father's Name: Jimmy Ray
Mother's Name: Selina M Conklin
Residence: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Cause of death: Metastatic carcinoma from colon, generalized arteriosclerosis
Informant: Virgnia Andrews Jones, 3208 Hope Valley Rd, Durham, NC 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James L Ray (1860 - 1929)
  Selina Conklin Ray (1861 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Oscar Andrews (1882 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  James David Andrews (1909 - 1981)*
  Virginia Dare Andrews Jones (1913 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Carrie Ray Teer (1884 - 1918)*
  Cora Estelle Ray Andrews (1887 - 1970)
  Bertha Ray Cheek (1892 - 1956)*
  Lillie Mae Ray Kirk (1895 - 1956)*
  Sidney Victor Ray (1902 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 9
 
Created by: 4losthistory
Record added: Aug 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57818131
Cora Estelle <i>Ray</i> Andrews
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Cora Estelle <i>Ray</i> Andrews
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Cora Estelle <i>Ray</i> Andrews
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