|Birth: ||Nov., 1863|
|Death: ||Sep. 19, 1933|
Louisa E "Lou" Ray was the daughter of Temperance Dessie "Dottie" Kirkland born 1850 Henry Co TN and died circa 1915 TN and James Franklin Ray born about 1843 Henry County, TN and died bef 1874 Calloway County, KY (note Henry Co and Calloway Co border). Lou was the grand daughter of Nancy Hart and spouse Richard Kirkland and the granddaughter of Sarah Ray and Hosea Ray, who were distant cousins. Sarah Ray's parents Alice "Alsey" Lamb and James Ray who were Quakers. The parents of Hosea are unknown; however, it is likely that they are Sarah Unknown and Thomas Ray who also were Quakers and attended some of the same Quakers meetings as Alsey and James Ray. James and Thomas may have been brothers or cousins. James named a son Thomas.
Lou married William Harrison Arnn on 15 Mar 1884 at Henry County, TN. William is a direct descendant of Revolutionary Patriot Abraham Aaron. William and Lou had two children. Their daughter, May Bell was born 1884 Graves Co, KY. May Bell married Edward Lee Burton in 1902 at Graves Co, KY. May Bell and Edward had 3 sons and 3 daughters. Louisa "Lou" is listed with May Bell and Ed's family in 1930 census. May Bell died 18 Jan 1950 at McCracken Co, KY. May Bell's spouse Edward died 12 years later. Burial for May Bell and Edward is unknown. William and Lou's other child was son John Franklin "Johnnie" born 16 Jan 1900 in Graves Co, Kentucky. John F married Lena N Jackson on 3 Nov 1917 at Graves Co, KY and they had a daughter, Marcella. There is a document that lists Johnnie Arnn as dying 15 Jan 1971 at West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co, FL. Burial unknown. Please contact me for corrections and addtions.
William Harrison Arnn (1860 - 1930)*
Created by: Bettye Sue
Record added: Jul 02, 2013
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See recent Correction to parents of Louisa Ray at her bio.Additonal information: Louise E Ray is a descendant of the Lamb – Stackhouse family of the early American Colonies through her grand mother, Sarah Ray. Sarah was the daughter of Alice "Alsey" Lamb ...(Read more)|
Added: Sep. 3, 2013