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Lillie Lee Owens Ray
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1867
Newark
Independence County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1949
Elk City
Beckham County
Oklahoma, USA

Daughter of John G Owens and Mary E Wells Owens.

Older sister of Jenny Owens.

Older half sister of Elbert Gideon Owens, Beverly Basil Owens and Urban Elbert Owens.

Married 1. Andrew Alwhite 2. G W McElroy Mar 24 1890 and
3. Charlie P Ray 28 MAR 1897. Lillie and Andrew Alwhite had one son, Leslie G Alwhite.
Lillie and GW McElroy had one daughter, Edith.

Lillie lived in Newark Arkansas, Shreveport Louisiana, and Elk City Oklahoma.Charlie Ray died in Shreveport Caddo, Louisiana abt 1935. By 1938, Lillie is living in Elk River Oklahoma. Her brother, BB Owens, is also living in Elk City.

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1870 Census Big Bottom Township Independence Cy
John G Owen 26
Mary E 23 ( Mary E WELLS )
Lilly 2
..
1880 Census Big Bottom Township Independence Cy
John G 36
Amanda 27
Lilly 11
Jenny 8
Urban 4
Elbert 1
..
This page is EXTREMELY difficult to read.

1900 Census
Big Bottom Independence county Arkansas
series T623 Roll 61 page 32 house 161/162
Charlie Ray Sept 1861 38 OH OH OH farmer
Lillie Ray Feb 1868 32 AR AR AR married 3 yr children 5 living 2
Leslie [Allwhite] - - 13 AR AR AR farmer
Edith [McElroy] 1892 7 AR AR AR
D---- John servant - - NY NY NY farm labor
..

1910 Hemstead ARK
Charly Ray 50 m1 12 AR KY TN
Lily Ray 40 m3 12 AR AR AR
next door
Lewis A Alwhite 28 AR AR AR
Lula ---------- 20 AR AR AR
Other ----------5/12 AR AR AR
...

1930 -
Lillie's grandsons are in her household. They are sons of Edith(McElroy)Morrow.

1930
Name: Lillie Lee Ray
Event: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: White, McCurtain, Oklahoma
Gender: Male
Age: 63
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Birthplace: Arkansas
Estimated Birth Year: 1867
Immigration Year:
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Arkansas
Household Gender Age
C P Ray M 76
Lillie Lee Ray M 63
Giles Marrow M 21 Step Grand Son
Ray Marrow M 19 Step Grand Son
Charles Marrow M 18 Step Grand Son


1940
Area B,​ Shreveport,​ Police Jury Ward 4,​ Caddo,​ Louisiana,​ United States
Name: Lillie O Ray
Respondent: Yes
Age: 73
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1867
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birthplace: Arkansas
Marital Status: Widowed
Relation to Head of House: Mother
Home in 1940: Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana
Street: Desoto
grade completed 4
House Number: 3059
Inferred Residence in 1935: Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Sheet Number: 11A
Household Members:
Name Age
Leslie G Alwhite 53
Loretta Alwhite 47
Edna Mae Alwhite 20
Lillie O Ray 73



Arkansas County Marriages 1837-1957

Name: Andrew Allwhite
Event: Marriage
Event Date: 17 Sep 1884
Event Place: , Jackson, Arkansas, United States
Age: 16
Estimated Birth Year: 1868
Residence: Independence, Arkansas
Spouse: Lillie Owens
Spouse's Age: 16
Spouse's Estimated Birth Year: 1868
Spouse's Residence: Independence, Arkansas
Marriage License Date: 17 Sep 1884

...

Groom: G W Mcelroy
Groom's Age: 22
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1868
Groom's Residence: Independence, Arkansas
Bride: Lillie AllWhite
Bride's Age: 22
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1868
Bride's Residence: Independence, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 24 Mar 1890
Marriage License Date: 24 Mar 1890
Marriage Place: , Independence, Arkansas, United States

...

Groom's Name: C. P. Ray
Groom's Birth Date: 1862
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age: 35
Bride's Name: Lillie Mcelroy
Bride's Birth Date: 1868
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age: 29
Marriage Date: 28 Mar 1897
Marriage Place: Independence, Arkansas

...
Groom: Geo Morrow
Groom's Age: 24
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1883
Groom's Residence: Hope, Hempstead, Arkansas
Bride: Edith Mcelroy
Bride's Age: 18
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1889
Bride's Residence: Hope, Hempstead, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 28 Jul 1907
Marriage License Date: 20 Jul 1907
Marriage Place: , Hempstead, Arkansas, United States

Giles 1909 AR

Ray/Roy 1911 AR

Charles 1912 AR


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United States Census 1910 for Edith Morrow
Name: Adah Morrow
Event Place: Hope Ward 3, Hempstead, Arkansas
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Immigration Year:
Birthplace: Arkansas
Father's Birthplace: Mississippi
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household ID: 249
Page: 12
Household Gender Age Birthplace
SELF George Morrow M 28y Arkansas
WIFE Adah Morrow F 24y [18?] Arkansas
SON Giles Morrow M 1y Arkansas


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1920
Name: Edith Marrow
Residence: , Hempstead, Arkansas
Estimated Birth Year: 1896
Age: 24
Birthplace: Arkansas
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Household Gender Age
Spouse George Marrow M 38y
Edith Marrow F 24y [?]
Child Giles Marrow M 11y
Child Roy Marrow M 9y
Child Charles Marrow M 1y11m (8?)


1940
Name: Giles Marrow
Age: 31
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1909
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Arkansas
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia
Street: Calvert Street NW
House Number: 4010
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Sheet Number: 1B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 30
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Giles Marrow 31 AR secretary freight ?
Marie Marrow 29 OK stenographer treasury

Name: Ray Morrow
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Idabel, Idabel City, McCurtain, Oklahoma, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 29
Marital Status: Married
Race (Standardized): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original):
Relationship to Head of Household (Standardized): Son-in-law
Birthplace: Arkansas
Estimated Birth Year: 1911
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Enumeration District Number: 45-16
Family Number: 273
Sheet Number and Letter: 12B
Line Number: 67
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 3309
Digital Folder Number: 005454650
Image Number: 00490
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head J E Lenore F 66 Texas
Son-in-law Ray Morrow M 29 Arkansas
Daughter Marjorie Morrow F 28 Texas
Grandson Joe Crockett Morrow M 5 Oklahoma
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Gideon Owens (1843 - 1888)
  Mary E Wells Owens (1847 - 1872)
 
 Spouses:
  Andrew Allwhite (1859 - ____)
  G W McElroy (1868 - 1890)
  Charles P Ray (1862 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Leslie Guidien Allwhite (1887 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lillie Lee Owens Ray (1867 - 1949)
  Jenny E Owens (1872 - ____)*
  Urban Elbert Owens (1878 - 1948)**
  Elbert Gideon Owens (1879 - 1968)**
  Beverly Basil Owens (1883 - 1975)**
  George Owens (1887 - 1892)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Fairlawn Cemetery
Elk City
Beckham County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: West Block, Section 8, Space 68
 
Created by: Jude
Record added: Dec 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32397201
Lillie Lee <i>Owens</i> Ray
Added by: Jude
 
Lillie Lee <i>Owens</i> Ray
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 Added: Dec. 25, 2008
 
 
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