Family Group Sheet for

Stephen Smith Ray

Husband: Stephen Smith Ray

Birth: 17 Sep 1807 in New York, USA2, 3, 4

Death: 22 Feb 1876 in Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, USA2, 5

1st Marriage: 19 Sep 18322

2nd Marriage: 19 Jul 1873 in Jackson, Michigan, USA

Occupation: Farmer3

Father: Stephen Ray

Mother: Hannah Smith

1st Wife:  Betsey Abbie Palmer

Birth: 20 Jun 1812 in Connecticut, USA2, 3, 4

Death: 28 Apr 1873 in Jackson, Michigan, USA2, 6

Burial: Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, USA6

Father: William L. Palmer

Mother: Zerviah S

Their Children:

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William Ledyard Ray

Birth: 04 Jul 1833 in New York, USA2, 4, 7

Death: 18938

Burial: Norvell, Jackson, Michigan, USA8

Marriage: 26 Mar 1863 in Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, USA2

Occupation: Farmer4

Spouse: Isabelle Adelia Wheaton

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Palmer Smith Ray

Birth: 25 Jun 1838 in New York, USA2, 3, 4, 9

Death: 04 Jan 1892 in Norvell, Jackson, Michigan, USA1

Marriage: 31 Dec 1865 in Eaton, Michigan, USA2

Occupation: Farmer1, 3

Spouse: Eliza Ann Ottley

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Stephen G. Ray

Birth: 01 May 1849 in Michigan, USA2

Death: 31 Jan 1852 in Jackson, Michigan, USA2, 6

Burial: Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, USA6

2nd Wife:  Emma Stevens

Birth: Illinois, USA

Their Children:

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Stephen Smith Ray

Birth: 14 Apr 1874 in Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, USA10

Sources

1 Record of Death in Jackson, Michigan, USA.

2 Ray Family Bible - Purchased by Gideon Ray in 1766, Richard Ray in Glasford, IL.

3 United States Census 1870, Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, National Archives.

4 United States Census 1860, Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, National Archives.

5 Michigan Probate Records - Jackson, Probate case files 1832-1901 no 1655-1685, Case #1661, familysearch.org.

6 Gravestone in Ray Cemetery, Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, findagrave.com.

7 United States Census 1880, Grass Lake, Jackson, Michigan, National Archives.

8 Gravestone in Norvell Cemetery, Norvell, Jackson, Michigan.

9 United States Census 1880, Norvell, Jackson, Michigan, National Archives.

10 Record of Birth in Jackson, Michigan, USA, familysearch.org.