Robert John Ray, 18431898 (aged 54 years)

Name
Robert John /Ray/
Given names
Robert John
Surname
Ray
Birth November 20, 1843 26 19
Birth of a brotherJohn Ray
May 4, 1845 (aged 1 year)
Birth of a sisterMartha Ray
May 27, 1846 (aged 2 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Ann Ray
May 27, 1846 (aged 2 years)
Source: New South Wales, Australia BD&M Number V18461489 32A/1846
Death of a sisterMartha Ray
August 24, 1846 (aged 2 years)

Baptism of a brotherJohn Ray
June 27, 1847 (aged 3 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Higgins
August 24, 1847 (aged 3 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherHannah Winfield
September 2, 1847 (aged 3 years)
Birth of a sisterHannah Mary Ray
August 4, 1848 (aged 4 years)
Birth of a sisterHannah Mary Ray
October 4, 1848 (aged 4 years)
Source: New South Wales, Australia BD&M Number V18501949 35/1850
Baptism of a sisterHannah Mary Ray
February 10, 1850 (aged 6 years)
Birth of a brotherGeorge Ray
August 15, 1850 (aged 6 years)
Birth of a sisterEliza Ray
August 27, 1852 (aged 8 years)
Birth of a sisterCaroline Ray
August 12, 1854 (aged 10 years)

Birth of a brotherDaniel Ray
August 17, 1856 (aged 12 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Ray
September 10, 1859 (aged 15 years)
Cause: 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 of a fatherJohn Ray
September 12, 1859 (aged 15 years)
Note: Burial witnesses were William D. Brown and James Herring. National Centre of Biography.
MarriageMaria JenkinsView this family
October 13, 1869 (aged 25 years)
Birth of a sonWalter John Ray
July 19, 1870 (aged 26 years)
Birth of a sonFrancis Robert 'Bert' Ray
February 21, 1873 (aged 29 years)
Birth of a sonSidney Vernon Ray
January 29, 1878 (aged 34 years)

Birth of a sonArnold William Ray
April 10, 1881 (aged 37 years)
Death of a sisterHannah Mary Ray
June 13, 1881 (aged 37 years)
Source: New South Wales, Australia BD&M 9142/1881
Birth of a daughterAda Maria Ray
April 26, 1883 (aged 39 years)
Birth of a daughterEleanor Mary Ray
April 14, 1885 (aged 41 years)

Death of a motherHannah Higgins
February 28, 1886 (aged 42 years) Age: 62
Cause: Hepatitis
Note: Last seen by a medical attendant the day before her death. Death informant was her son George who was living at Wellington Park, Picton. Death was registered on 28 Feb 1886 at Picton. Source: death certificate supplied by National Centre of Biography.
Burial of a motherHannah Higgins
March 1, 1886 (aged 42 years)
Religion: Roman Catholic
Note: Burial witnesses were W.B. Campbell and J. Reeves. Source: death certificate supplied by National Centre of Biography.
Death of a paternal grandmotherSarah Wade
July 5, 1887 (aged 43 years)
Cause: Sarah died from old age and debility
Note: At the time of her death, Sarah was living with her grand daughter and her family at Argyle Street, Picton. The death information was John Warters, the husband of her grand daughter. Source: Death Certificate.
Burial of a paternal grandmotherSarah Wade
July 7, 1887 (aged 43 years)
Note: Picton Anglican Cemetery is located on the grounds of St Marks Church of England, Picton.
Birth of a sonPercy Edgar Ridley Ray
August 30, 1887 (aged 43 years)

Death of a daughterAda Maria Ray
June 18, 1888 (aged 44 years)
Death of a sonPercy Edgar Ridley Ray
June 25, 1888 (aged 44 years)
Birth of a daughterAmy Estella Ray
January 13, 1890 (aged 46 years)

Death May 6, 1898 (aged 54 years) Age: 55
Cause of death: Piles
Note: Last seen by a medical attendant 30 March 1898. Death informant was his wife Maria. Source: copy of death certificate.
Burial May 7, 1898 (1 day after death)
Note: Source: copy of death certificate
Family with parents
father
18171859
Birth: October 12, 1817 41 24Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 10, 1859Picton, New South Wales, Australia
mother
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
himself
18431898
Birth: November 20, 1843 26 19Murrumbidgee, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 6, 1898Cardowan Station, Queensland, Australia
18 months
younger brother
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
younger sister
18461846
Birth: May 27, 1846 28 21Murrumbidgee, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 24, 1846
0 months
younger sister
18461926
Birth: May 27, 1846 28 21Murrumbidgee, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1926Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
18481881
Birth: October 4, 1848 30 24Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 13, 1881Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
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
younger sister
18521922
Birth: August 27, 1852 34 28New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 28, 1922Argyle Street, Picton, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
18561925
Birth: August 17, 1856 38 32Picton, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 2, 1925Summer Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Maria Jenkins
himself
18431898
Birth: November 20, 1843 26 19Murrumbidgee, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 6, 1898Cardowan Station, Queensland, Australia
wife
18471936
Birth: December 17, 1847 31 25Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 5, 1936159 Wentworth Avenue, Wentworthville, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: October 13, 1869Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
9 months
son
18701920
Birth: July 19, 1870 26 22Nangus Station, Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1920Rockhampton General Hospital, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
3 years
son
18731938
Birth: February 21, 1873 29 25Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 11, 1938
5 years
son
3 years
son
18811956
Birth: April 10, 1881 37 33Queensland, Australia
Death: October 28, 1956
2 years
daughter
18831888
Birth: April 26, 1883 39 35Queensland, Australia
Death: June 18, 1888Cardowan Station, Queensland, Australia
2 years
daughter
18851960
Birth: April 14, 1885 41 37
Death: January 1960Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
18871888
Birth: August 30, 1887 43 39
Death: June 25, 1888Cardowan Station, Queensland, Australia
2 years
daughter
Death

Last seen by a medical attendant 30 March 1898. Death informant was his wife Maria. Source: copy of death certificate.

Burial

Source: copy of death certificate