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 Edward Ray

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Edward Ray

  • Birth 1820 Ohio County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 1890
  • Burial Elm Grove, Ohio County, West Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 78846211

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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  • Created by: Charles Eugene Logston
  • Added: 21 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 78846211
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Ray (1820–1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 78846211, citing Stone Church Cemetery, Elm Grove, Ohio County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Charles Eugene Logston (contributor 47104267) .