John Ray, 18171859 (aged 41 years)

Name
John /Ray/
Given names
John
Surname
Ray
Birth October 12, 1817 41 24
Baptism April 13, 1819 43 25 (aged 1 year)
Occupation
innkeeper

Baptism of a sisterMary Ray
April 13, 1819 (aged 1 year)
Baptism of a sisterSophia Ray
April 13, 1819 (aged 1 year)
Baptism of a brotherWilliam Ray
April 13, 1819 (aged 1 year)
Birth of a sisterMaria Ray
May 18, 1822 (aged 4 years)
Baptism of a sisterMaria Ray
July 7, 1822 (aged 4 years)
Birth of a half-brotherNathaniel Boon
September 14, 1824 (aged 6 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherTeague Harrigan
about 1825 (aged 7 years)
Source:

Footnote: Julie Webster

Baptism of a half-brotherNathaniel Boon
May 14, 1826 (aged 8 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMargaret Boon
September 17, 1826 (aged 8 years)
Birth of a half-brotherThomas Boon
August 12, 1828 (aged 10 years)
Note: Birth was registered at Campbelltown, NSW
Baptism of a half-sisterMargaret Boon
September 14, 1828 (aged 10 years)
Baptism of a half-brotherThomas Boon
September 14, 1828 (aged 10 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJames Boon
November 20, 1830 (aged 13 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJonathan Boon
November 20, 1830 (aged 13 years)
Birth of a half-brotherNicholas Boon
November 20, 1830 (aged 13 years)
Marriage of a parentNathaniel BoonSarah WadeView this family
July 20, 1831 (aged 13 years)
Note: At the time of their marriage, both were living at Field of Mars. Their friends provided consent to the marriage and they were married by Samuel Marsden. Witnesses- William Parks and Susanna Sullivan, both of Parramatta, NSW
Birth of a half-sisterSarah Ann Boon
June 2, 1832 (aged 14 years)
Death of a half-sisterSarah Ann Boon
October 12, 1834 (aged 17 years)
Burial of a half-sisterSarah Ann Boon
October 1834 (aged 16 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Ray
October 14, 1835 (aged 18 years)
Burial of a fatherWilliam Ray
October 18, 1835 (aged 18 years)
Death of a sisterMary Ray
1837 (aged 19 years)
Birth of a half-brotherDaniel Boon
November 25, 1837 (aged 20 years)
MarriageHannah HigginsView this family
August 18, 1842 (aged 24 years)
Birth of a sonRobert John Ray
November 20, 1843 (aged 26 years)
Birth of a sonJohn Ray
May 4, 1845 (aged 27 years)
Birth of a daughterMartha Ray
May 27, 1846 (aged 28 years)
Birth of a daughterMary Ann Ray
May 27, 1846 (aged 28 years)
Source: New South Wales, Australia BD&M Number V18461489 32A/1846
Baptism of a sonJohn Ray
June 27, 1847 (aged 29 years)
Birth of a daughterHannah Mary Ray
August 4, 1848 (aged 30 years)
Birth of a daughterHannah Mary Ray
October 4, 1848 (aged 30 years)
Source: New South Wales, Australia BD&M Number V18501949 35/1850
Baptism of a daughterHannah Mary Ray
February 10, 1850 (aged 32 years)
Birth of a sonGeorge Ray
August 15, 1850 (aged 32 years)
Birth of a daughterEliza Ray
August 27, 1852 (aged 34 years)
Birth of a daughterCaroline Ray
August 12, 1854 (aged 36 years)

Birth of a sonDaniel Ray
August 17, 1856 (aged 38 years)
Death September 10, 1859 (aged 41 years)
Cause of death: Consumption
Note: Last seen by a medical attendant "a few weeks befo…

Last seen by a medical attendant "a few weeks before death". Death informant was his wife Hannah. Source: death certificate supplied by National Centre of Biography.

Newspaper Article

On the 10th instant, at Picton, Mr. John Ray, aged 41 years, leaving a wife and eight children to mourn their loss. His end was peace. He is deservedly regretted by all who knew him.

Wagga Wagga Express and Murrumbidgee District Advertiser (NSW : 1858 - 1859; 1866; 1872 - 1874) Saturday 17 September 1859 p 2 Family Notices

Burial September 12, 1859 (2 days after death)
Note: Burial witnesses were William D. Brown and James Herring. National Centre of Biography.
Family with parents
father
17761835
Birth: about 1776London, England
Death: October 14, 1835Airds, New South Wales, Australia
mother
Sarah Wade and Nathaniel Boon Marriage entry
17931887
Birth: September 22, 1793 22 17Mount Pitt, Norfolk Island
Death: July 5, 1887Argyle Street, Picton, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: April 4, 1808St Johns Church of England, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
10 years
himself
18171859
Birth: October 12, 1817 41 24Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 10, 1859Picton, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
younger sister
18221924
Birth: May 18, 1822 46 28Bonnington near Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 22, 1924Blairgowrie, Epping, New South Wales, Australia
-13 years
elder sister
18091837
Birth: September 16, 1809 33 15Windsor, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1837Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
18121887
Birth: May 28, 1812 36 18Windsor, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 5, 1887Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
18141885
Birth: December 7, 1814 38 21Airds, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 30, 1885Illawarra Road, Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia
Mother’s family with Nathaniel Boon
step-father
Nathaniel Boon Death 1839.
17921839
Birth: about 1792London, England
Death: February 12, 1839Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
mother
Sarah Wade and Nathaniel Boon Marriage entry
17931887
Birth: September 22, 1793 22 17Mount Pitt, Norfolk Island
Death: July 5, 1887Argyle Street, Picton, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: July 20, 1831St Johns Church of England, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
-7 years
half-brother
18241911
Birth: September 14, 1824 32 30Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 11, 1911South Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
half-sister
18261904
Birth: September 17, 1826 34 32Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 9, 1904Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
23 months
half-brother
1828
Birth: August 12, 1828 36 34Airds, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
2 years
half-brother
0 months
half-brother
18301901
Birth: November 20, 1830 38 37Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 15, 1901Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
0 months
half-brother
18301899
Birth: November 20, 1830 38 37Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 18, 1899Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
19 months
half-sister
18321834
Birth: June 2, 1832 40 38Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 12, 1834Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
6 years
half-brother
18371876
Birth: November 25, 1837 45 44Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 19, 1876Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Hannah Higgins
himself
18171859
Birth: October 12, 1817 41 24Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 10, 1859Picton, New South Wales, Australia
wife
18241886
Birth: August 16, 1824 26 28"Kirkham", Camden, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 28, 1886Upper Minto, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: August 18, 1842St Johns Roman Catholic Church, Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
15 months
son
18431898
Birth: November 20, 1843 26 19Murrumbidgee, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 6, 1898Cardowan Station, Queensland, Australia
18 months
son
18451907
Birth: Old Man Creek near Arajoel, New South Wales, AustraliaMay 4, 1845 27 20Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 4, 1907"Wantabadgery Station", Junee, New South Wales, Australia
13 months
daughter
18461846
Birth: May 27, 1846 28 21Murrumbidgee, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 24, 1846
0 months
daughter
18461926
Birth: May 27, 1846 28 21Murrumbidgee, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1926Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18481881
Birth: October 4, 1848 30 24Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 13, 1881Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
18501932
Birth: August 15, 1850 32 25"Rock Ponds", Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 21, 1932"Wellington Park", Picton, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18521922
Birth: August 27, 1852 34 28New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 28, 1922Argyle Street, Picton, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
18561925
Birth: August 17, 1856 38 32Picton, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 2, 1925Summer Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Death

Last seen by a medical attendant "a few weeks before death". Death informant was his wife Hannah. Source: death certificate supplied by National Centre of Biography.

Newspaper Article

On the 10th instant, at Picton, Mr. John Ray, aged 41 years, leaving a wife and eight children to mourn their loss. His end was peace. He is deservedly regretted by all who knew him.

Wagga Wagga Express and Murrumbidgee District Advertiser (NSW : 1858 - 1859; 1866; 1872 - 1874) Saturday 17 September 1859 p 2 Family Notices

Burial

Burial witnesses were William D. Brown and James Herring. National Centre of Biography.