Hannah Ratliff1

F, b. 14 October 1801
Father*Job Ratliff b. s 1778, d. 1829
Mother*Tamar Davis b. 3 Aug 1780
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*14 October 1801 Hannah was born on 14 October 1801 in Chatham County, North Carolina.2 
 She was the daughter of Job Ratliff and Tamar Davis
Marriage*26 April 1826 Hannah Ratliff married James Mills on 26 April 1826 in Springfield, Wayne County, Indiana.2,3 
Married Name26 April 1826  As of 26 April 1826, her married name was Mills (Ratliff). 

Family

James Mills b. 6 Nov 1796

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 492.
  2. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.
  3. [S1675] State of Indiana, Indiana Marriages index.

Isaac Ratliff1,2

M, b. 6 March 1820
Father*Job Ratliff b. s 1778, d. 1829
Mother*Tamar Davis b. 3 Aug 1780
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*6 March 1820 Isaac was born on 6 March 1820 in Wayne County, Indiana.3 
 He was the son of Job Ratliff and Tamar Davis
Marriage*23 September 1841 Isaac Ratliff married first Hulda Carr on 23 September 1841 in Henry County, Indiana.3,4 
Census1850*1 August 1850 Isaac was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in Green Township, Howard County, Indiana.2 
Marriage*1856 He married second Mary Smith in 1856.3 
Census1860*21 July 1860 On the 1860 Census in Bangor Township, Marshall County, Iowa, Isaac was listed as the head of a family.5 

Family 1

Hulda Carr b. c 1820

Family 2

Mary Smith b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 492.
  2. [S909] 1850, Green Township, Howard County, Indiana.
  3. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.
  4. [S1541] Indiana Marriage Index 1800-1941.
  5. [S2297] 1860, Bangor Township, Marshall County, Iowa.

Jesse Ratliff1

M, b. circa 1810
Father*Job Ratliff b. s 1778, d. 1829
Mother*Tamar Davis b. 3 Aug 1780
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*circa 1810 Jesse was born circa 1810 in Chatham County, North Carolina.2 
 He was the son of Job Ratliff and Tamar Davis

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 492.
  2. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.

Job Ratliff1,2

M, b. say 1778, d. 1829
Birth*say 1778 Job was born say 1778 in North Carolina.3 
Marriage*23 October 1800 He married Tamar Davis on 23 October 1800 in Cane Creek, Orange County, North Carolina.3,4 
Death*1829 Job died in 1829 in Wayne County, Indiana.3 

Family

Tamar Davis b. 3 Aug 1780
Children

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 492.
  2. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 416.
  3. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.
  4. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy.

John Ratliff1

M, b. circa 1803
Father*Job Ratliff b. s 1778, d. 1829
Mother*Tamar Davis b. 3 Aug 1780
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*circa 1803 John was born circa 1803 in Chatham County, North Carolina.2 
 He was the son of Job Ratliff and Tamar Davis

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 492.
  2. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.

Joseph Ratliff1,2

M, b. 6 August 1787, d. say 1838
Birth*6 August 1787 Joseph was born on 6 August 1787.3 
Marriage*4 January 1816 He married Sarah Shugart on 4 January 1816 in New Garden, Wayne County, Indiana.4,3,5 
Death*say 1838 Joseph died say 1838 .4 

Family

Sarah Shugart b. 14 Dec 1797

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 490.
  2. [S179] Willard Heiss, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana, p. 50, 158.
  3. [S179] Willard Heiss, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana.
  4. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.
  5. [S1675] State of Indiana, Indiana Marriages index.

Mary Ratliff1

F, b. 2 July 1817
Father*Job Ratliff b. s 1778, d. 1829
Mother*Tamar Davis b. 3 Aug 1780
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*2 July 1817 Mary was born on 2 July 1817 in Chatham County, North Carolina.2 
 She was the daughter of Job Ratliff and Tamar Davis

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 492.
  2. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.

Mary Ann Ratliff1

F
Biography* Granddaughter of Job & Tamar (Davis) Ratliff (4755 & 1957.) 
Marriage*1860 Mary Ann Ratliff married Jesse Vernon in 1860.2 
Married Name1860  As of 1860, her married name was Vernon (Ratliff). 

Family

Jesse Vernon b. 15 Mar 1809

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 485-6.
  2. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.

Sarah Ratliff1,2

F, b. 27 May 1794
Birth*27 May 1794 Sarah was born on 27 May 1794.3 
Marriage*28 September 1814 She married John Shugart on 28 September 1814 in Whitewater, Wayne County, Indiana.4,3,5 
Married Name28 September 1814  As of 28 September 1814, her married name was Shugart (Ratliff). 
Census1850*18 September 1850 On the 1850 census, John Shugart's household included Sarah and George in Mill Township, Grant County, Indiana.6 

Family

John Shugart b. 5 Dec 1794

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 490.
  2. [S179] Willard Heiss, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana, p. 50, 158.
  3. [S179] Willard Heiss, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana.
  4. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.
  5. [S1675] State of Indiana, Indiana Marriages index.
  6. [S899] 1850, Mill Township, Grant County, Indiana.

Sarah Ratliff1

F, b. 12 August 1825, d. 17 May 1848
Father*Job Ratliff b. s 1778, d. 1829
Mother*Tamar Davis b. 3 Aug 1780
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*12 August 1825 Sarah was born on 12 August 1825 in Wayne County, Indiana.2 
 She was the daughter of Job Ratliff and Tamar Davis
Death*17 May 1848 Sarah died on 17 May 1848 in Wayne County, Indiana, at age 22.2 

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 492.
  2. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.

Thomas Ratliff1

M, b. circa 1805
Father*Job Ratliff b. s 1778, d. 1829
Mother*Tamar Davis b. 3 Aug 1780
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*circa 1805 Thomas was born circa 1805 in Chatham County, North Carolina.2 
 He was the son of Job Ratliff and Tamar Davis
Marriage*1826 Thomas Ratliff married Susannah Ward in 1826.2 
Census1860*20 July 1860 On the 1860 Census in Bangor Township, Marshall County, Iowa, Thomas was listed as the head of a family.3 

Family

Susannah Ward b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants, p. 492.
  2. [S186] Eleanor M. Davis, Davis: A Quaker Family, Charles Davies, the Immigrant, to Pennsylvania about 1725, from there to North Carolina, His Wife, Hannah Matson, and Their Descendants.
  3. [S2297] 1860, Bangor Township, Marshall County, Iowa.

Tony Rausell1,2

M

Family

Joan Fox

Citations

  1. [S198] Ronald E. Cornwell, Martha G. Cline and Norman L. Bailiff.
  2. [S135] Nina Daye (Reynolds) Garrison,.

Susie M Ravnum1,2

F, b. 15 September 1892, d. 28 May 1974
Birth*15 September 1892 Susie M Ravnum was born on 15 September 1892.3 
Marriage*22 December 1915 She married Henry Camus on 22 December 1915 in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington.1,2 
Married Name22 December 1915  As of 22 December 1915, her married name was Camus.2 
Milit-Regist*5 June 1917 Henry Camus listed Susie M Ravnum as the person that would always know Henry's address on 5 June 1917 in Vega, Pierce County, Washington.4 
Census1920*31 January 1920 Susie was listed as Henry Camus's wife on the 1920 Census in Anderson Island, Pierce County, Washington.5 
Census1930*2 April 1930 Susie was listed as Henry Camus's wife on the 1930 Census in Anderson Island, Pierce County, Washington.6 
Census1940*26 April 1940 Susie was listed as Henry Camus's wife on the 1940 Census in Anderson Island, Pierce County, Washington.7 
Death*28 May 1974 Susie M Ravnum died on 28 May 1974 in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington, at age 81.8,3 

Family

Henry Camus b. 19 Feb 1891, d. 6 Feb 1975
Marriage*22 December 1915 She married Henry Camus on 22 December 1915 in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S149] Betsy Johnson Cammon, Island Memoir, A Personal History of Anderson and McNeil Islands (also The Island Gazette), p. 80.
  2. [S5872] Washington Marriage Records: 1865-2004.
  3. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  5. [S1936] 1920, Anderson Island, Pierce County, Washington.
  6. [S1524] 1930, Anderson Island, Pierce County, Washington.
  7. [S5476] 1940, Anderson Island, Pierce County, Washington.
  8. [S1723] Washington Death Index: 1940-2014.

Charlotte Mae Rawlings1

F, b. circa 1903, d. say 1945
Father*Walter Lee Rawlings b. 9 May 1875, d. 13 Oct 1951
Mother*Maude Corcoran b. 20 Apr 1877, d. 17 Aug 1907
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Earl Woodrow Riley
Name Variation  Charlotte Mae Rawlings was also known as Woolson.2 
Birth*circa 1903 Charlotte was born circa 1903 in Clarendon, Donley County, Texas.1 
 She was the daughter of Walter Lee Rawlings and Maude Corcoran
Milit-Regist*12 September 1918 Paul Philip Rawlings listed Charlotte Mae Woolson as the person that would always know Paul's address on 12 September 1918 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.2 
Death*say 1945 Charlotte died say 1945 in Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas.1 

Citations

  1. [S83] Vera Lee Seitz, Black, Morgan and Corcoran families.
  2. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.

Marie Barnes Rawlings1

F, b. February 1881, d. 8 May 1970
Birth*February 1881 Marie was born in February 1881 in Kentucky. Daughter of Catherine (?) Rollins.2,3 
Marriage*17 April 1898 She married Cary M Ray on 17 April 1898 in Donley County, Texas.1 
Married Name17 April 1898  As of 17 April 1898, her married name was Ray (Rawlings). 
Census1900*5 June 1900 Marie was listed as Cary M Ray's wife on the 1900 Census in Precinct 1, Donley County, Texas.2 
(wife) Death1905 Marie's husband, Cary, died in 1905 in Jericho, Donley County, Texas.1,4 
Married Name Her married name was Thompson (Rawlings).3 
Marriage* Marie Barnes Rawlings married Wayne Thompson.3 
Census1920*6 January 1920 Marie was listed as Wayne Thompson's wife on the 1920 Census in Childress, Childress County, Texas. Household includes mother-in-law Catherine Rollins.3 
Census1930*3 April 1930 Marie was listed as Wayne Thompson's wife on the 1930 Census in Childress, Childress County, Texas. Household also includes single stepdaughter Kathryn Moreland age 18.5 
Census1940*3 April 1940 Marie was listed as Wayne Thompson's wife on the 1940 Census in Childress, Childress County, Texas. Household also contains daughter Catherine Partain age 28 and two grandaughters.6 
Milit-Regist*1942 Wayne Thompson listed Marie Barnes Rawlings as the person that would always know Wayne's address in 1942 in Childress, Childress County, Texas.7 
(wife) Death26 March 1954 Marie's husband, Wayne, died on 26 March 1954 in Childress, Childress County, Texas.8 
Death*8 May 1970 Marie Barnes Rawlings died on 8 May 1970 in Childress County, Texas, at age 89.9 

Family 1

Cary M Ray b. Aug 1877, d. 1905
Marriage*17 April 1898 She married Cary M Ray on 17 April 1898 in Donley County, Texas.1 
Children

Family 2

Wayne Thompson b. 7 Oct 1887, d. 26 Mar 1954
Marriage* Marie Barnes Rawlings married Wayne Thompson.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S848] Melba Corcoran, World Family Tree Volume 5, tree 0317.
  2. [S1943] 1900, Precinct No. 1, Donley County, Texas.
  3. [S5313] 1920, Childress County, Texas.
  4. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  5. [S5314] 1930, Childress County, Texas.
  6. [S5780] 1940, Childress County, Texas.
  7. [S3094] United States Government, World War II draft registration of Older Men, 1942.
  8. [S4190] Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, TX, Deaths, 1890-1976.
  9. [S2325] Texas Depatment of Health, Texas Death Index 1903-2000.

Paul Philip Rawlings1

M, b. 14 October 1899, d. 4 January 1979
Father*Walter Lee Rawlings b. 9 May 1875, d. 13 Oct 1951
Mother*Maude Corcoran b. 20 Apr 1877, d. 17 Aug 1907
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Earl Woodrow Riley
Birth*14 October 1899 Paul was born on 14 October 1899 in Clarendon, Donley County, Texas.1,2 
 He was the son of Walter Lee Rawlings and Maude Corcoran
(son) Census1900June 1900 Paul was listed as a son in Walter Lee Rawlings's household on the 1900 Census in Precinct 1, Donley County, Texas.3 
Census1910*19 April 1910 Paul was listed as an inmate on the 1910 Census in Methodist Orphanage, Waco, McLennan County, Texas.4 
Milit-Regist*12 September 1918 He signeddraft registration on 12 September 1918 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.2 
Census1930*7 April 1930 Paul was listed as a lodger on the 1930 Census in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.5 
Death*4 January 1979 Paul died on 4 January 1979 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas, at age 79. Deceased shot self in chest.6,7,8 
Burial* He was buried in Laurel Land Memorial Park, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.8 

Family 1

Grace Turner

Family 2

Bonnie (?)

Citations

  1. [S83] Vera Lee Seitz, Black, Morgan and Corcoran families.
  2. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  3. [S1943] 1900, Precinct No. 1, Donley County, Texas.
  4. [S5266] 1910, McLennan County, Texas.
  5. [S5267] 1930, McLennan County, Texas.
  6. [S4850] Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, TX, Death Index, 1890-1976.
  7. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  8. [S7147] Texas Depatment of Health, Texas Death Certificates 1903-1982.

Walter Lee Rawlings1

M, b. circa 1901, d. 10 March 1929
Father*Walter Lee Rawlings b. 9 May 1875, d. 13 Oct 1951
Mother*Maude Corcoran b. 20 Apr 1877, d. 17 Aug 1907
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Earl Woodrow Riley
Birth*circa 1901 Walter was born circa 1901 in Clarendon, Donley County, Texas.1 
 He was the son of Walter Lee Rawlings and Maude Corcoran
Death*10 March 1929 Walter died on 10 March 1929 in Houston, Houston County, Texas.1 

Citations

  1. [S83] Vera Lee Seitz, Black, Morgan and Corcoran families.

Walter Lee Rawlings1

M, b. 9 May 1875, d. 13 October 1951
Name Variation  Walter Lee Rawlings was also known as Rowlins.2 
Birth*9 May 1875 Walter was born on 9 May 1875 in Mount Sterling, Montgomery County, Kentucky. Son of Jack Rawlings.1,3 
Census1880*June 1880 Walter was listed as a son in Jack and Cate Rawlings's household on the 1880 Census in Aarons Run, Montgomery County, Kentucky.4 
Marriage*23 October 1898 He married first Maude Corcoran, daughter of John Corcoran and Sarah Ann Morgan, on 23 October 1898 in Mobeetie, Wheeler County, Texas.5,2 
Occupation*1900 Walter Lee Rawlings was a farmer in 1900 in Precinct 1, Donley County, Texas.6 
Census1900*June 1900 Walter was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census in Precinct 1, Donley County, Texas.6 
Biography*1906 Disappeared From Miami, Texas. 
Census1910*19 April 1910 Walter was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee. Also in the household is his 21 year old Tennessee born wife of 3 years, Willie A Rawlings.7 
Milit-Regist*9 September 1918 He signed  draft registration on 9 September 1918 in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee. He listed his brother A R Rawlings as his nearest relative.8 
Marriage*circa 1920 He married second Esther Helen Bell circa 1920.1,9 
Census1930*5 April 1930 Walter was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Precinct 1, Childress County, Texas.9 
Census1940*3 April 1940 Walter was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Childress, Childress County, Texas.10 
Death*13 October 1951 Walter died on 13 October 1951 in Childress, Childress County, Texas, at age 76.11,3 

Family 1

Maude Corcoran b. 20 Apr 1877, d. 17 Aug 1907
Marriage*23 October 1898 He married first Maude Corcoran, daughter of John Corcoran and Sarah Ann Morgan, on 23 October 1898 in Mobeetie, Wheeler County, Texas.5,2 
Children

Family 2

Esther Helen Bell b. c 1894
Marriage*circa 1920 Walter Lee Rawlings married second Esther Helen Bell circa 1920.1,9 

Citations

  1. [S83] Vera Lee Seitz, Black, Morgan and Corcoran families.
  2. [S2285] Ancestry.com, Texas Vital Records: Marriages 1814-1909 and 1966-2011.
  3. [S7147] Texas Depatment of Health, Texas Death Certificates 1903-1982.
  4. [S2655] 1880, Montgomery County, Kentucky.
  5. [S83] Vera Lee Seitz, Black, Morgan and Corcoran families, p.233 contains extract of marriage license.
  6. [S1943] 1900, Precinct No. 1, Donley County, Texas.
  7. [S8484] 1910, Hamilton County, Tennessee.
  8. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  9. [S5314] 1930, Childress County, Texas.
  10. [S5780] 1940, Childress County, Texas.
  11. [S83] Vera Lee Seitz, Black, Morgan and Corcoran families, p. 234 contains transcript of obituary.

John Rawnsley1

M
Name Variation  John Rawnsley was also known as John Ronsley. 
Name Variation  John Rawnsley was also known as John Ransley. 
Marriage*8 December 1808 He married Sarah Holladay on 8 December 1808 in Spring, Orange County, North Carolina.2 

Family

Sarah Holladay b. 7 Feb 1784, d. 30 May 1817

Citations

  1. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, p. 440, 453.
  2. [S177] William Wade Hinshaw, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy.

Alice Ray1

F, b. circa 1874
Father*Benjamin Bennett Ray b. 12 Mar 1849, d. 22 Feb 1932
Mother*Martha M Prestridge b. 2 Mar 1851, d. 9 Dec 1895
RelationshipGrandaunt of Earl Woodrow Riley
Birth*circa 1874 Alice was born circa 1874 in Texas.1 
 She was the daughter of Benjamin Bennett Ray and Martha M Prestridge
(daughter) Census188014 June 1880 Alice was listed as a daughter in Benjamin Bennett Ray's household on the 1880 Census in Alvarado, Johnson County, Texas.2 

Citations

  1. [S521] 1880, Alvarado Township, Johnson County, Texas.
  2. [S521] 1880, Alvarado Township, Johnson County, Texas, p. 318C.

Alma Ray1

F
Father*Cary M Ray1 b. Aug 1877, d. 1905
Mother*Marie Barnes Rawlings1 b. Feb 1881, d. 8 May 1970
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Earl Woodrow Riley
 Alma Ray is the daughter of Cary M Ray and Marie Barnes Rawlings.1 

Citations

  1. [S5313] 1920, Childress County, Texas.

Alma Louise Ray1,2

F, b. 24 October 1918, d. 20 June 2005
Father*John Prestridge Ray1 b. 25 Jan 1886, d. 30 Mar 1964
Mother*Dora H Dickson1 b. 17 Jan 1886, d. 25 Sep 1969
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Earl Woodrow Riley
Name Variation  Alma Louise Ray was also known as Louise.3 
Birth*24 October 1918 She was born on 24 October 1918 in Groom, Carson County, Texas.1,4 
 She was the daughter of John Prestridge Ray and Dora H Dickson.1 
(daughter) Census192010 February 1920 Alma was listed as a daughter in John Prestridge Ray's household on the 1920 Census in Precinct 3, Gray County, Texas.1 
(daughter) Census19308 April 1930 Alma was listed as a daughter in John Prestridge Ray's household on the 1930 Census in Precinct 2, Deaf Smith County, Texas.2 
Married Name20 September 1936  As of 20 September 1936, her married name was McDonald (Ray).4,5 
Marriage*20 September 1936 Alma Louise Ray married William M McDonald on 20 September 1936.4,5 
Census1940*8 April 1940 Louise was listed as William M McDonald's wife on the 1940 Census in Pampa, Gray County, Texas.3 
(husband) Death10 March 1989 Alma's wife, William, died on 10 March 1989 in Bryan, Brazos County, Texas.4,5,6 
Death*20 June 2005 Alma Louise Ray died on 20 June 2005 in Bryan, Brazos County, Texas, at age 86.4 
Burial* She was buried in Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Randall County, Texas.5 

Family

William M McDonald b. 16 Aug 1912, d. 10 Mar 1989
Marriage*20 September 1936 She married William M McDonald on 20 September 1936.4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S3700] 1920, Gray County, Texas.
  2. [S3701] 1930, Deaf Smith County, Texas.
  3. [S5531] 1940, Gray County, Texas.
  4. [S4498] K Mathis, Texas Mathis Family (with sources).
  5. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  6. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Benjamin Bennett Ray1,2,3

M, b. 12 March 1849, d. 22 February 1932
Benjamin Ray
Father*James Marion Ray b. 1818
Mother*Caroline Collins Bennett b. 20 Jan 1819, d. 28 Feb 1890
RelationshipGreat-grandfather of Earl Woodrow Riley
ChartsAncestors: Riley, E W
Occupation* Benjamin Bennett Ray was a Farmer. 
Religion* He was Missionary Baptist.4 
Birth2circa 1848 Conflicting evidence states that Benjamin was born circa 1848 in Georgia.3 
Birth*12 March 1849 He was born on 12 March 1849 in Talladega County, Alabama.4,5 
 He was the son of James Marion Ray and Caroline Collins Bennett
(household member) Census186013 September 1860 On the 1860 census, Caroline Collins Bennett's household included Marion, Susan, Benjamin, Joseph, Nancy and Edward in Jasper County, Mississippi.6 
Census1870*28 August 1870 On the 1870 census, 's household included Benjamin in Alvarado, Johnson County, Texas.7 
Marriage*4 June 1871 He married Martha M Prestridge on 4 June 1871 in Johnson County, Texas.3,4,8 
Census1880*14 June 1880 Benjamin was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census in Alvarado, Johnson County, Texas.9 
(husband) Death9 December 1895 Benjamin's wife, Martha, died on 9 December 1895 in Jericho, Donley County, Texas.4,10 
Occupation1900 Benjamin Bennett Ray was a farmer in 1900 in Precinct 1, Donley County, Texas.10 
Census1900*5 June 1900 Benjamin was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census in Precinct 1, Donley County, Texas.10 
(Parent) Death16 August 1906 Benjamin's child, Matilda, died on 16 August 1906 in Jericho, Donley County, Texas, at age 16.4,11 
Biography* "Benjamin Ray shot and killed a man while living in Jericho. He and Sarah Francis was (sic) walking down the street and a man shot at them. Benjamin shot and killed the man out of an upstair hotel room. Sarah had to keep the hogs off the body till Benjamin returned with the sheriff. He lived for a time with Sarah and Paul Phillip Corcoran till Paul Phillip and Pete got burned and Sarah couldn't take care of him so he went to live with some of the other children and they put him in the state hospital in Wichita Falls where he died."4 
(brother) Census192028 February 1920 Benjamin was listed as a brother in Joseph Jackson Ray's household on the 1920 Census in Precinct 8, Callahan County, Texas.12 
(father-in-law) Census19304 April 1930 Benjamin was listed as a father-in-law in Paul Phillip Corcoran's household on the 1930 Census in Precinct 5, Wheeler County, Texas.5 
Death*22 February 1932 Benjamin died on 22 February 1932 in Wichita Falls State Hospital, Precinct 1, Wichita County, Texas, at age 82.4,11 
Burial* He was buried in Jericho Cemetery, Jericho, Donley County, Texas.4,11 

Family

Martha M Prestridge b. 2 Mar 1851, d. 9 Dec 1895
Marriage*4 June 1871 He married Martha M Prestridge on 4 June 1871 in Johnson County, Texas.3,4,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S38] Sarah Francis Corcoran, Standard certificate of death.
  2. [S83] Vera Lee Seitz, Black, Morgan and Corcoran families.
  3. [S521] 1880, Alvarado Township, Johnson County, Texas.
  4. [S848] Melba Corcoran, World Family Tree Volume 5, tree 0317.
  5. [S1525] 1930, Precinct 5, Wheeler County, Texas, ED# 242-11, sheet 1B.
  6. [S4883] 1860, Jasper County, Mississippi.
  7. [S1273] 1870, Precinct No. 4, Johnson County, Texas, p. 608A.
  8. [S874] Joann S. Gracey, World Family Tree Volume 12, tree 3174.
  9. [S521] 1880, Alvarado Township, Johnson County, Texas, p. 318C.
  10. [S1943] 1900, Precinct No. 1, Donley County, Texas.
  11. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  12. [S4018] 1920, Callahan County, Texas.

Benjamin Floyd Ray1,2

M, b. June 1875
Floyd Ray
Father*Benjamin Bennett Ray b. 12 Mar 1849, d. 22 Feb 1932
Mother*Martha M Prestridge b. 2 Mar 1851, d. 9 Dec 1895
RelationshipGranduncle of Earl Woodrow Riley
Birth*June 1875 Benjamin was born in June 1875 in Texas.1,2 
 He was the son of Benjamin Bennett Ray and Martha M Prestridge
(son) Census188014 June 1880 Cary, Benjamin, Joseph and James was listed as a son in Benjamin Bennett Ray's household on the 1880 Census in Alvarado, Johnson County, Texas.3 
(son) Census19005 June 1900 Benjamin, Joseph, John and Thomas was listed as a son in Benjamin Bennett Ray's household on the 1900 Census in Precinct 1, Donley County, Texas.2 

Family

Orphelia Higgins

Citations

  1. [S521] 1880, Alvarado Township, Johnson County, Texas.
  2. [S1943] 1900, Precinct No. 1, Donley County, Texas.
  3. [S521] 1880, Alvarado Township, Johnson County, Texas, p. 318C.

Betty Jo Ray1,2,3

F
Father*Joseph Lito Ray1 b. 10 Apr 1886, d. 1 Mar 1929
Mother*Susie Mabel Sprawls1 b. 19 Aug 1892, d. 12 Jan 1981
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Earl Woodrow Riley
 Betty Jo Ray is the daughter of Joseph Lito Ray and Susie Mabel Sprawls.1 

Family

Jacob Owen Carpenter
Child

Citations

  1. [S6350] 1930, Dawson County, Texas.
  2. [S5599] 1940, District 10, Austin, Travis County, Texas.
  3. [S5119] Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, TX, Birth Index, 1903-1997.

Carl E Ray1

M, b. 13 April 1888, d. 24 February 1962
Name Variation  Carl E Ray was also known as Carley E Ray.2 
Birth*13 April 1888 Carl was born on 13 April 1888 in Marietta, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Son of Loyd T Ray and Addilla Yeadon.1,3,2 
Census1900*16 June 1900 Carl was listed as a son in Lloyd and Dell Ray's household on the 1900 Census in Marietta, Crawford County, Wisconsin.4 
Marriage*circa 1908 He married Nellie Isabel Hopwood, daughter of Sylvester W Hopwood and Ella June Geddes, circa 1908.1 
Census1910*6 May 1910 Carl was listed as a son in Loyd and Della I Ray's household on the 1910 Census in Sparta, Monroe County, Wisconsin.5 
Census1920*20 January 1920 Carl was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census in Wauzeka, Crawford County, Wisconsin.6 
Occupation*1930 He was a laborer for steam railroad in 1930 in Wauzeka, Crawford County, Wisconsin.1 
Census1930*17 April 1930 Carl was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Wauzeka, Crawford County, Wisconsin.1 
Census1940*16 May 1940 Carl was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Lone Rock, Richland County, Wisconsin.7 
Milit-Regist*27 April 1942 He signeddraft registration on 27 April 1942 in Lone Rock, Richland County, Wisconsin.8 
Death*24 February 1962 Carl died on 24 February 1962 in Richland County, Wisconsin, at age 73.3,9 
Burial* He was buried in Wauzeka Cemetery, Wauzeka, Crawford County, Wisconsin.3 

Family

Nellie Isabel Hopwood b. 31 Aug 1890, d. 30 Oct 1988
Marriage*circa 1908 He married Nellie Isabel Hopwood, daughter of Sylvester W Hopwood and Ella June Geddes, circa 1908.1 

Citations

  1. [S5716] 1930, Crawford County, Wisconsin.
  2. [S5672] Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1908.
  3. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  4. [S4453] 1900, Crawford County, Wisconsin.
  5. [S6227] 1910, Monroe County, Wisconsin.
  6. [S4375] 1920, Crawford County, Wisconsin.
  7. [S5748] 1940, Richland County, Wisconsin.
  8. [S3094] United States Government, World War II draft registration of Older Men, 1942.
  9. [S4240] Wisconsin Deaths, 1959-1997.

Cary M Ray1,2,3

M, b. August 1877, d. 1905
Father*Benjamin Bennett Ray b. 12 Mar 1849, d. 22 Feb 1932
Mother*Martha M Prestridge b. 2 Mar 1851, d. 9 Dec 1895
RelationshipGranduncle of Earl Woodrow Riley
Birth*August 1877 Cary was born in August 1877 in Texas.1,4 
 He was the son of Benjamin Bennett Ray and Martha M Prestridge
(son) Census188014 June 1880 Cary, Benjamin, Joseph and James was listed as a son in Benjamin Bennett Ray's household on the 1880 Census in Alvarado, Johnson County, Texas.5 
Marriage*17 April 1898 Cary M Ray married Marie Barnes Rawlings on 17 April 1898 in Donley County, Texas.2 
Occupation*1900 Cary M Ray was a farmer in 1900 in Precinct 1, Donley County, Texas.4 
Census1900*5 June 1900 Cary was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census in Precinct 1, Donley County, Texas.4 
Death*1905 Cary died in 1905 in Jericho, Donley County, Texas.2,3 
Burial* He was buried in Jericho Cemetery, Jericho, Donley County, Texas.3 

Family

Marie Barnes Rawlings b. Feb 1881, d. 8 May 1970
Marriage*17 April 1898 He married Marie Barnes Rawlings on 17 April 1898 in Donley County, Texas.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S521] 1880, Alvarado Township, Johnson County, Texas.
  2. [S848] Melba Corcoran, World Family Tree Volume 5, tree 0317.
  3. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  4. [S1943] 1900, Precinct No. 1, Donley County, Texas.
  5. [S521] 1880, Alvarado Township, Johnson County, Texas, p. 318C.
  6. [S5313] 1920, Childress County, Texas.

Chester Robert Ray1,2

M, b. 5 April 1902, d. 4 July 1979
Father*Robert Lee Ray1 b. 5 Feb 1876, d. 21 Jun 1959
Mother*Mary Ellen Cozart1 b. Dec 1878, d. 10 Jan 1954
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Earl Woodrow Riley
Birth*5 April 1902 Chester Robert Ray was born on 5 April 1902 in Texas.1,2 
 He was the son of Robert Lee Ray and Mary Ellen Cozart.1 
(son) Census191026 April 1910 Roy and Chester was listed as a son in Robert Lee Ray's household on the 1910 Census in Precinct 6, Eastland County, Texas.1 
(son) Census19208 January 1920 Roy, Chester and Oren was listed as a son in Robert Lee Ray's household on the 1920 Census in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.3 
Marriage* Chester Robert Ray married Nora L Barnes.4 
Residence*1935 Chester Robert Ray and Nora L Barnes lived in 1935 in Amarillo, Potter County, Texas.4 
Census1940*13 April 1940 Chester was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.4 
Death*4 July 1979 Chester died on 4 July 1979 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, at age 77.2,5 
Burial* He was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.6 

Family

Nora L Barnes b. 25 Nov 1904, d. Sep 1985
Marriage* He married Nora L Barnes.4 

Citations

  1. [S6351] 1910, Eastland County, Texas.
  2. [S7147] Texas Depatment of Health, Texas Death Certificates 1903-1982.
  3. [S3628] 1920, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.
  4. [S5740] 1940, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.
  5. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  6. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Dortha Ben Ray1,2

F, b. 13 December 1923, d. 19 April 2007
Father*Pleasant Morrell Ray1 b. 27 Dec 1898, d. 6 Apr 1993
Mother*Etna Aline Leveridge1 b. 10 Feb 1903, d. 26 Oct 1989
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Earl Woodrow Riley
Name Variation  Dortha Ben Ray was also known as Dorothy.3 
Birth*13 December 1923 She was born on 13 December 1923 in Serenada, Eastland County, Texas.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Pleasant Morrell Ray and Etna Aline Leveridge.1 
(daughter) Census193012 April 1930 Helen and Dortha was listed as a daughter in Ples M Ray's household on the 1930 Census in Precinct 8, Callahan County, Texas.3 
(daughter) Census19406 April 1940 Dortha was listed as a daughter in Ples M Ray's household on the 1940 Census in Putnam, Callahan County, Texas.1 
Married Name Her married name was Taylor (Ray).4 
Death*19 April 2007 Dortha Ben Ray died on 19 April 2007 in Gig Harbor, Pierce County, Washington, at age 83.5,6 

Family

(?) Taylor

Citations

  1. [S5993] 1940, Callahan County, Texas.
  2. [S7205] Ancestry.com, Texas Vital Records: Birth Certificates 1903-1932.
  3. [S5994] 1930, Callahan County, Texas.
  4. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  5. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  6. [S1723] Washington Death Index: 1940-2014.

Earl Lee Ray1,2

M, b. 13 December 1930, d. 10 September 1994
Father*Earl Madison Ray1 b. 25 Jan 1897, d. 9 Jan 1963
Mother*Argie Clee Murray1 b. 18 Feb 1905, d. 17 Jul 1949
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Earl Woodrow Riley
Birth*13 December 1930 Earl Lee Ray was born on 13 December 1930 in Dawson County, Texas.1,2 
 He was the son of Earl Madison Ray and Argie Clee Murray.1 
(son) Census194011 April 1940 Earl and Stanley was listed as a son in Earl Madison Ray's household on the 1940 Census in Putnam, Callahan County, Texas.1 
Death*10 September 1994 Earl Lee Ray died on 10 September 1994 in Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas, at age 63.3,4,5 
Burial* He was buried in Keene Cemetery, Keene, Johnson County, Texas.3 

Citations

  1. [S5993] 1940, Callahan County, Texas.
  2. [S5119] Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, TX, Birth Index, 1903-1997.
  3. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  4. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  5. [S4850] Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, TX, Death Index, 1890-1976.