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John Ray
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1800
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 16, 1884
Wise County
Texas, USA

He married Mary Taylor in 1825 in Fayette Co., AL.

He was a farmer and a Baptist preacher.

He was also the GG Grandfather of Charles Hardin Holley, known in the entertainment world as Buddy Holly. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Taylor Ray (1801 - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Ray (1832 - 1863)*
  Andrew Jackson Ray (1836 - 1896)*
  Sidney Reden Ray Drake (1838 - 1906)*
  M Charlotte "Lottie" Ray Gentry (1845 - 1929)*
  Nancy Jane Ray King (1847 - 1911)*
  Solomon Tanza Ray (1848 - 1930)*
  George Washington Ray (1854 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Grove Cemetery #01
Decatur
Wise County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Gen Story Girl
Originally Created by: Bill G
Record added: Sep 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30129354
John Ray
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John Ray
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John Ray
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Added by: Rick Miller
 
 
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In memory of my 3rd great-grandfather.
- Gen Story Girl
 Added: Dec. 30, 2008

- Rose Chandler Royals
 Added: Nov. 2, 2008
 
 
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