Seth Ernest Ray 1900 - 1973

Family Group Sheet for

Seth Ernest Ray

His Father

Outline Chart

Husband: Seth Ernest Ray

Birth: 03 May 1900 in Napoleon, Jackson, Michigan, USA2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Death: 10 Jan 1973 in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA3, 5, 7

Burial: 12 Jan 1973 in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA3, 7

Marriage: 08 Jul 1929 in Arizona, USA8

Father: Charles Stephen Ray

Mother: Mary Lucetta Hess1

Wife:  Annie Elizabeth Buck

Birth: 28 Nov 1911 in Roswell, Chaves, New Mexico6, 8, 10, 11, 12

Death: 11 Oct 1982 in Hammond, Lake, Indiana, USA8, 10, 13

Burial: 14 Oct 1982 in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA10, 13

Father: John Hickman Buck9

Mother: Annie Zerada Johnson9

Children:

1

M

John Ernest Ray

Birth: 05 Mar 1930 in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA6, 14

Death: 21 Feb 1981 in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA15, 16

Burial: 25 Feb 1981 in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA16, 17

Spouse: Donna Nutting

2

F

Anna Louise Ray

Spouse: William Drew

3

M

Donald Claude Ray

Birth: 21 Jul 1932 in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA6

Death: 18 Jul 2010 in Arizona, USA18

Marriage: 11 Apr 1971 in Silver City, Grant, New Mexico

Baptism: 1944 in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA

Spouse: Alma Louise Dailey

4

F

Edith Margaret Ray

Birth: 29 Nov 1935 in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, USA6

Death: 24 Mar 2005 in Bedford, Bedford, Virginia, USA19

Burial: 26 Mar 2005 in Bedford, Bedford, Virginia, USA19

Marriage: 06 Jan 1961 in Bedford, Bedford, Virginia, USA

Spouse: Floyd Gross

5

F

Nina Jeannette Ray

Spouse: Kenneth Roger Goodenough

6

M

Thomas Steven Ray

Spouse: Judy

Other Spouses: Winnie Campbell

7

F

Dorthy May Ray

Spouse: Michael Amberge

 

 

 

 

(L to R back row)

Anna Ray, Annie (Johnson) Buck,  Elizabeth (Buck) Ray, Donald and Johnny Ray. (Front)  Margaret Ray and Jeannette Ray in arms.

 

 

 

 

 

Seth E. Ray in center

 

 

 

 

 

Anna and Johnny Ray

 

 

 

 

 

Anna, Johnny and Donald Ray

 

 

 

 

 

Jeannette Ray on top swing and Margaret Ray on bottom. The swing was made for them by their brother Johnny

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Ernest Ray

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Ernest Ray

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annie Elizabeth (Buck) Ray

 

 

 

 

 

Dorthy May Ray with her mother,

Elizabeth (Buck) Ray, at her marrage to Michael Amberge.

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret Ray with her parents, Seth and Elizabeth (Buck) Ray, at her marriage to Floyd Gross

 

 

 

 

 

Jeannette Ray with her parents, Seth and Elizabeth (Buck) Ray, at her marriage to Kenneth Goodenough

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elizabeth (Buck) Ray

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William and Anna (Ray) Drew with their children:  Billy, Eddie, Linda and Shirley

 

 

 

 

 

Floyd and Margaret (Ray) Gross with their children: Jonathan, David, Martha, Mary and Timothy

Sources

1 United States Census 1880, Columbia, Jackson, Michigan, National Archives.

2 United States Census 1910, Norvell, Jackson, Michigan, National Archives.

3 Memorial Card for Seth E. Ray, In possession of Rebecca Richardson.

4 United States Census 1900, Columbia, Jackson, Michigan, familysearch.org.

5 United States Social Security Death Index.

6 United States Census 1940, Tucson, Pima, Arizona, familysearch.org.

7 Certificate of Death in Phoenix, Arizona, USA, Arizona State Department of Health, Phoenix, Arizona.

8 Letter written by Viola (Buck) Fischer and Edna (Buck) Stillhammer to Jeannette (Ray) Goodenough. In possession of Rebecca Richardson.

9 Ancestry.com, Public Member Trees (Provo, UT, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2006),

www.ancestry.com.

10 Memorial Card for A. Elizabeth Ray, In possession of Rebecca Richardson.

11 Letter written by Annie Elizabeth Buck to her daughter Nina Jeannette Ray on May 6, 1966 after an interview with her mother Annie Zerada Johnson, In possession of Rebecca Richardson.

12 United States Census 1920, Greaterville Precinct, Pima, Arizona, familysearch.org.

13 Certificate of Death in Hammond, Indiana, USA.

14 Certificate of Birth in Pima, Arizona, USA.

15 Certificate of Death in Pima, Arizona, USA, State of Arizona Department of Health, Pima Co., AZ.

16 Memorial Card for John E. Ray, In possession of Rebecca Richardson.

17 Certificate of Death in Pima, Arizona, USA, State of Arizona Department of Health, Pima Co., AZ.

18 Obituary for Donald Claude Ray, In possession of Rebecca Richardson.

19 Memorial Card for Margaret Ray Gross, In possession of Rebecca Richardson.

United States Census - 1940