BRAY ONE NAME STUDY. BRAY FAMILIES OF AUSTRALIA AND THE UK

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James Henry Bray1,2

M, #5951, b. 7 August 1863, d. 1951

Parents

FatherJames Henry Bray (b. about 1831, d. 15 December 1883)
MotherMary Torpey (b. about 1834)

Biography

James Henry Bray was born on 7 August 1863 in Kapunda, SA, Aust.1,2 He and Dinah Hayes were married in 1886 in Vic, Aust.1 He died in 1951, at age ~88, in Richmond, Vic, Aust.1
James Henry Bray had reference number SA, VIC.
Last Edited8 November 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S265] South Australian BDM Indexes

Dinah Hayes1

F, #5952, b. about 1865, d. 1943

Parents

FatherJoseph Hayes (b. before 1845)
MotherAnn Loronder (b. before 1847)

Biography

Dinah Hayes was born about 1865.1 She and James Henry Bray were married in 1886 in Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1943 in Richmond, Vic, Aust.1
Dinah Hayes was also known as Dinah Bray.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited3 August 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

James Holman Bray1

M, #5953, b. about 1837, d. 1862

Parents

FatherJosiah Bray (b. about 1802, d. 1863)
MotherEliza Holman (b. about 1808)

Biography

James Holman Bray was born about 1837 in Cornwall, Eng.1 He died in 1862 in Vic, Aust.1
James Holman Bray had reference number CON, VIC. He immigrated in April 1857 to Port Phillip, Vic, Aust.2
Last Edited13 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S174] Immigration Index Victoria 1852-1859

Josiah Bray1

M, #5954, b. about 1802, d. 1863

Parents

FatherWilliam Bray (b. before 1782)
MotherElinor (b. before 1784)

Family: Eliza Holman (b. about 1808)

DaughterEllen Bray (b. about 1835, d. 1909)
SonJames Holman Bray (b. about 1837, d. 1862)
SonJosiah Nicholas Bray (b. about 1846, d. 1931)
SonAndrew Bray+ (b. about 1850, d. 1917)

Biography

Josiah Bray was born about 1802 in Cornwall, Eng, birth year based on age given on arrival is c 1807.1,2 He and Eliza Holman were married before 1835.1 He died in 1863 in Vic, Aust.1
Josiah Bray had reference number CON, VIC. He immigrated in November 1857 to Port Phillip, Vic, Aust.2
Last Edited13 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S174] Immigration Index Victoria 1852-1859

Eliza Holman1

F, #5955, b. about 1808

Family: Josiah Bray (b. about 1802, d. 1863)

DaughterEllen Bray (b. about 1835, d. 1909)
SonJames Holman Bray (b. about 1837, d. 1862)
SonJosiah Nicholas Bray (b. about 1846, d. 1931)
SonAndrew Bray+ (b. about 1850, d. 1917)

Biography

Eliza Holman was born about 1808 in Eng.1,2 She and Josiah Bray were married before 1835.1
Eliza Holman was also known as Eliza Bray.1 She had reference number CON, VIC. She immigrated in November 1857 to Port Phillip, Vic, Aust.2
Last Edited13 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S174] Immigration Index Victoria 1852-1859

James Richard Skewes Bray1

M, #5956, b. 1877, d. 1937
ReferencesThomas Bray

Parents

FatherCharles Bray (b. 1830, d. 12 January 1909)
MotherMary Skewes (b. about 1840, d. 25 November 1926)

Family: Rebecca Jane Bazeley (b. 1876, d. 1953)

DaughterReta Pretoria Bray (b. 1900, d. 1901)
SonJames Richard Bray+ (b. 1901, d. 1968)
SonCharles Percival Skewes Bray+ (b. 16 February 1905, d. 9 July 1993)
SonKeith Cromwell Bray (b. 1915, d. 1929)

Biography

James Richard Skewes Bray was born in 1877 in Ballarat, Vic, Aust.1 He and Rebecca Jane Bazeley were married in 1900 in Donald, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died in 1937, at age ~60, in Echuca, Vic, Aust.1
James Richard Skewes Bray had reference number VIC. He worked as a a Coach Builder. before 1937 in Vic, Aust.2
Last Edited15 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S302] Letter from Dorcas Aunger, Author E-mail: email address, Dorcas has provided very detailed source information to back her data. However for simplicities sake and the fact that her data is now a secondary source, I will just quote her letter for all her data.

James William Bray1

M, #5957, b. 1885

Parents

FatherWilliam Bray (b. before 1865)
MotherAlice Moody (b. before 1867)

Biography

James William Bray was born in 1885 in White Hills, Vic, Aust.1
James William Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited1 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

William Bray1

M, #5958, b. before 1865

Family: Alice Moody (b. before 1867)

SonJames William Bray (b. 1885)

Biography

William Bray was born before 1865.1 He and Alice Moody were married before 1885.1
William Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited1 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Alice Moody1

F, #5959, b. before 1867

Family: William Bray (b. before 1865)

SonJames William Bray (b. 1885)

Biography

Alice Moody was born before 1867.1 She and William Bray were married before 1885.1
Alice Moody was also known as Alice Bray.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited1 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Jane Bray1

F, #5960, b. 1855, d. 15 January 1939
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherBenjamin Bray (b. January 1815, d. 6 March 1877)
MotherMary Ann McLoughlin (b. about 1830, d. 2 February 1912)

Biography

Jane Bray was born in 1855 in Forest Creek, Vic, Aust.1 She and John Munday were married in 1881 in Castlemaine, Vic, Aust, They had 5 known children.1 She died on 15 January 1939, at age ~84, in St George's Hospital, Kew, Vic, Aust, cause of death heart failure, she is buried in Boroondara cemetery Kew.2,1
Jane Bray was also known as Jane Munday.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited26 August 2013

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Jane Bray1

F, #5961, b. before 1841

Biography

Jane Bray was born before 1841.1 She and William Essex were married in 1859 in Vic, Aust.1
Jane Bray was also known as Jane Essex.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited1 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

William Essex1

M, #5962, b. before 1839

Biography

William Essex was born before 1839.1 He and Jane Bray were married in 1859 in Vic, Aust.1
William Essex had reference number VIC.
Last Edited1 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Jane Bray1

F, #5963, b. about 1832

Parents

FatherRichard Bray (b. before 1812)

Biography

Jane Bray was born about 1832 in Bristol, Eng.1 She and William Hodge were married before 1869 in Vic, Aust.1
Jane Bray was also known as Jane Hodge.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited19 July 2016

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

William Hodge1

M, #5964, b. before 1835

Biography

William Hodge was born before 1835.1 He and Jane Bray were married before 1869 in Vic, Aust.1
William Hodge had reference number VIC.
Last Edited19 July 2016

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Jane Bray1

F, #5965, b. before 1852

Biography

Jane Bray was born before 1852 in Cornwall, Eng.1 She and John Trewren were married in 1870 in Vic, Aust.1
Jane Bray was also known as Jane Trewren.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited3 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

John Trewren1

M, #5966, b. before 1850

Biography

John Trewren was born before 1850.1 He and Jane Bray were married in 1870 in Vic, Aust.1
John Trewren had reference number VIC.
Last Edited3 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

John Munday1

M, #5967, b. 1853, d. 1922

Biography

John Munday was born in 1853.1,2 He and Jane Bray were married in 1881 in Castlemaine, Vic, Aust, They had 5 known children.1 He died in 1922, at age ~69, in Kew, Vic, Aust.2
John Munday had reference number VIC.
Last Edited26 August 2013

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Jane Elizabeth Bray1

F, #5968, b. 1879

Parents

FatherJames Bray (b. 1837, d. 1898)
MotherAbigail Jane Tregoning (b. about 1844, d. 1900)

Biography

Jane Elizabeth Bray was born in 1879 in Pleasant Creek, Vic, Aust.1 She and George Edward Chiles were married in 1902 in Boulder, WA, Aust.2
Jane Elizabeth Bray was also known as Jane Elizabeth Chiles.2 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited4 January 2008

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S179] W.A. Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes

William Glass1

M, #5969, b. before 1822

Family: Janet Whiteman (b. before 1824)

DaughterJane Lillias Glass+ (b. about 1842, d. 1867)

Biography

William Glass was born before 1822.1 He and Janet Whiteman were married before 1842.1
Last Edited3 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Janet Whiteman1

F, #5970, b. before 1824

Family: William Glass (b. before 1822)

DaughterJane Lillias Glass+ (b. about 1842, d. 1867)

Biography

Janet Whiteman was born before 1824.1 She and William Glass were married before 1842.1
Janet Whiteman was also known as Janet Glass.1
Last Edited3 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

James Reginald Bray1

M, #5971, b. about 1849, d. 1881

Parents

FatherJoseph Bray (b. before 1829)
MotherMary Ayton (b. before 1831)

Family: Elizabeth Ivers Tooker (b. before 1859, d. 1886)

DaughterJosephine Regina Bray (b. 1877)

Biography

James Reginald Bray was born about 1849.1 He and Elizabeth Ivers Tooker were married before 1877.1 He died in 1881 in Kyneton, Vic, Aust.1
James Reginald Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited8 February 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Joseph Bray1

M, #5972, b. before 1829

Family: Mary Ayton (b. before 1831)

SonJames Reginald Bray+ (b. about 1849, d. 1881)

Biography

Joseph Bray was born before 1829.1 He and Mary Ayton were married before 1849.1
Last Edited16 August 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Mary Ayton1

F, #5973, b. before 1831

Family: Joseph Bray (b. before 1829)

SonJames Reginald Bray+ (b. about 1849, d. 1881)

Biography

Mary Ayton was born before 1831.1 She and Joseph Bray were married before 1849.1
Mary Ayton was also known as Mary Bray.1
Last Edited3 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Jedida Bray1

F, #5974, b. 1858, d. about 1943

Parents

FatherJohn Webb Bray (b. 8 October 1828, d. 10 October 1892)
MotherSelina Hore (d. 5 December 1897)

Biography

Jedida Bray was born in 1858 in Baldhu, Cornwall, Eng. She and John Phillips were married in 1877 in Vic, Aust.2 She died about 1943 in Caulfield, Vic, Aust.1
Jedida Bray was also known as Jedidiah Bray.2 She had reference number VIC. Note.2 She was christened on 18 April 1858 in Baldhu, Cornwall, Eng. She was baptised on 18 April 1858 in Baldhu, Cornwall, Eng.2,1,3,4
Last Edited26 June 2019 22:38:00

Citations

  1. [S176] Letter from Michelle Bray, Author E-mail: email address
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  3. [S11] International Genealogical Index
  4. [S283] Letter from Glen Bray, Author E-mail: email address

John Phillips1

M, #5975, b. before 1857

Biography

John Phillips was born before 1857 in Eng.1,2 He and Jedida Bray were married in 1877 in Vic, Aust.1
John Phillips had reference number VIC.
Last Edited10 December 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S176] Letter from Michelle Bray, Author E-mail: email address