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George Franklin Ray

George Franklin Ray

Male 1856 - 1929  (~ 73 years)

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  • Name George Franklin Ray  [1, 2, 3
    Born Jun 1856  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Oct 1929  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Rockville Union Cem, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I3769  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Family Alice Virginia Bogley,   b. Aug 1863, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1932, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married Abt 1885  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Cora V. ("Virgie") B. Ray,   b. Jul 1886, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Lula C. Ray,   b. Mar 1888, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1976, Luray, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)
     3. Mamie Ray,   b. Jun 1890, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. William Lauring Ray,   b. Mar 1892, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Rosa L. Ray,   b. Nov 1894, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Pearl E. Ray,   b. Apr 1896, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1970  (Age ~ 73 years)
     7. Annie M. Ray,   b. May 1898, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Eleazar Ray,   b. 3 May 1900, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1949  (Age 49 years)
     9. George Franklin Ray, Jr,   b. 1903, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Nellie I. Ray,   b. 29 Apr 1905, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1985, Olney, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1354  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1900 census listed George F. Ray, 43, a farmer, born June 1856, living with his wife of 15 years, Alice V, 36; born Aug 1863, and their 8 children: Cora V. B., 13, b. Jul 1886; Lula C, 12, b. Mar 1888; Mamie, 9, b. Jun 1890; William L, 8, b. Mar 1892; Rosie L, 5, b. Nov 1894; Pearl E., 4, b. Apr 1896; Annie M, 2, b. May 1898, and "Eleasor," [ 1 month] b. May 1900. All members of the family were born in Maryland. «i»1800 U.S. Census, «/i»Laytonsville, Montgomery Cnty, MD (T 623, Roll 625, stamped p. 17).

      In 1910 the census shows George F, 53, living with his wife Alice V, 46, and 9 of their 10 children: "Virgie B," 23; Mamie, 20; "Laning W," 18; Rosa L, 16; Pearl E, 14; Annie M, 12; "Eleazer," 10; George F, Jr, 7; and Nellie I, 4. «i»1910 U.S. Census, «/i»Laytonsville, Montgomery Cnty, MD (T 624, Roll 566, stamped p. 11).

      The 1920 census shows George, 63, living with Alice, 57, and some of their children: "Lauring," 27; "Eleazar," 19; George F, 17; and Nellie I, 14. Also in the household were a daughter-in-law, Janie A. Ray, and her two children, Douglas R, and Mary V. «i»1920 U.S. Census,«/i» Olney, Montgomery Cnty, MD (T 625, Roll 671, stamped p. 111).

      In Feb 2005, the Montgomery Cnty, MD, Historical Society provided the following information, under a label "«i»Sentinel «/i»Abstracts File":
      «tab»"SNOUFFER, GEORGE B.
      «tab»"of Gaithersburg married Nellie Ray, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George F. Ray on Sat. last [26 April] in Washington by Rev. S. C. Cole.
      «tab»"May 4, 1923"

      The «i»Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel,«/i» p. 3 (10 Aug 1894), reported: "The School Board met last week. The following are named in the account: ... Geo. F. Ray, ...." John D. Bowman, «i»Guide to Selections from the Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, 1893 - 1896«/i», p. 80 (2007).

  • Sources 
    1. [S513] Newspaper Article/Obituary|, (Newspaper article cited in this person's Notes), (Montgomery Cnty Sentinel; 4 May 1923) (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S263] MD Census 1900, Montgomery, Maryland, Montgomery Cnty, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 625, p. 17) (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com).

    4. [S263] MD Census 1900, Montgomery, Maryland, Montgomery Cnty, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 625, p. 17_ (Reliability: 2).