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James Ray

Male 1782 - 1852  (70 years)


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  • Name James Ray 
    Born 20 Mar 1782  Derryfield (Manchester), New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Jun 1852  Manchester, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Manchester, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I513983365  Walsh - Wilson Family Tree | Carolyn
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2008 

    Father John Ray,   b. Abt 1745,   d. 22 Jan 1823, Manchester, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Mary Page Russell,   b. 26 Feb 1755, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Oct 1817  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 1775 
    • Obtained from a family tree on Ancestry.com, attributed to "J. Nelson Howell, grandson of Edith Spidle"
    Family ID F505778177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Louise Blodgett,   b. 20 Mar 1788, Goffstown, N. H. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1826, Auburn, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Children 
     1. Samuel Perkins Ray
     2. John Ray,   b. 26 Aug 1811, Auburn, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1903, Chester, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     3. Mary Ann Ray
     4. Caleb or Calvin Ray,   d. 1850
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2008 
    Family ID F505780881  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Jun 1852 - Manchester, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Manchester, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1820 United States Census - John and James Ray - Manchester, New Hampshire
    1820 United States Census - John and James Ray - Manchester, New Hampshire
    The 1820 United States Census shows John Ray and James Ray living, with their families, in Manchester [Hillsborough] New Hampshire.

    Year: 1820; Census Place: Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire; Roll: M33_61; Page: 858; Image: 188. Ancestry.com. 1820 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourth Census of the United States, 1820. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1820. M33, 142 rolls.
    1850 United States Federal Census - Auburn [Rockingham] New Hampshire - James Ray and Others
    1850 United States Federal Census - Auburn [Rockingham] New Hampshire - James Ray and Others
    The 1850 U.S. Federal Census shows James Ray, age 67 [born 1783], living in Auburn, New Hampshire with Lucy Ray, age 63 [wife? born 1787], John Ray (38), Elsie Ray (35), James Ray (10), John J. Ray (7), Lucy M. Ray (8), Charles Ray (5), Elsie Ray (1).

    John Ray (age 38) would appear to be the land owner: his real estate value is estimated at $1,500.

    Year: 1850; Census Place: Auburn, Rockingham, New Hampshire; Roll: M432_437; Page: 263; Image: 508. Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls.
    James Ray Death Certificate
    James Ray Death Certificate
    Filed in Manchester, N.H. on 24 Jul 1906. Date of death shown as 15 Jun 1852, age 70. Date of birth, therefore, approximately 1782.
    James Ray Birth Certificate
    James Ray Birth Certificate
    Born in Derryfield (Manchester), New Hampshire on 20 Mar 1782.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4974] New Hampshire Div. of Vital Records Admin. (Reliability: 2), 19 Mar 1906.

    2. [S4974] New Hampshire Div. of Vital Records Admin. (Reliability: 2), 24 Jul 1906.
      Death certificate, filed 24 Jun 1906, shows date of death as 15 Jun 1852. Cause of death: Disease of brain. Age 70, so date of birth approximately 1782.