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Edward Ray
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Birth: 1820
Ohio County
West Virginia, USA
Death: 1890

Interred June 18, 1890, age 70. Died of Paralysis.

"Edward Ray was born in Ohio county, in 1820, he is a son of George Ray, who came here from Lancaster county Pennsylvania, in 1819-1820. His parents were from Ireland, but came to America when young. Edward received a common school education, and on entering into manhood he went to farming for himself. He married Miss Curtis, daughter of John Curtis, and they have a fine improved farm. He devotes his main attention to wool growing, in which he has been very successful."

(source: Newton, J. H.; Nichols, G. G.; Spankle, A. G., History of the Pan-Handle: Being Historical Collections of the Counties of Ohio, Brooke, Marshall, and Hancock, West Virginia. J. A. Caldwell, Wheeling, 1879. page 302.)
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  Sarah Jane Curtis Ray (____ - 1890)
  Anna D Ray Reed (1851 - 1921)*
  George Coulter Ray (1856 - 1929)*
  Mary Florence Ray Ray (1860 - 1926)*
  Nancy Catherine Ray McCarty (1865 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Stone Church Cemetery
Elm Grove
Ohio County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Charles Eugene Logston
Record added: Oct 21, 2011
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