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Mary Elizabeth Rainwater Ray
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1848
Georgia, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1889
Braden
Le Flore County
Oklahoma, USA

Mary Elizabeth Rainwater was the daughter of Zebalon Rainwater and Rhoda Eskew. She married James Madison Ray on December 24, 1865 in Tennessee. Mary Elizabeth died on the trail coming to Indian Territory, and was actually buried in the Braden Bottoms, by an old silo. It has been told that where this old silo was, eventually it was covered up with concrete and no one knows where it is now. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Zebulon Rainwater (1823 - 1889)
  Rhoda Eskew Rainwater (1828 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  James Madison Ray (1847 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Franklin Ray (1868 - 1907)*
  Mary Etta Ray Tucker (1871 - 1941)*
  James "J W" William Ray (1877 - 1945)*
  Tommy R. Ray (1886 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Rainwater Ray (1848 - 1889)
  George Wallace Rainwater (1850 - 1924)*
  James Samuel Rainwater (1852 - 1927)*
  Nancy Catherine Rainwater Benham (1857 - 1923)*
  Mary Ellen Rainwater Marshall (1863 - 1884)*
  Elliott Zebulon Rainwater (1868 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Braden Bottoms
Braden
Le Flore County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: M. Wolf
Record added: Dec 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45251877
 


- M. Wolf
 Added: Apr. 30, 2013

- Janet S G
 Added: Nov. 20, 2010
Branches break and fall off the tree, but are replaced by new ones everyday.
- M. Wolf
 Added: Dec. 8, 2009
 
 
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