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

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Mary Ann Duus1

F, #7901, b. 2 November 1884, d. 1 June 1961

Parents

FatherChristian Hansen Duus (b. 1843, d. 1912)
MotherElizabeth Jane Johns (b. 1853, d. 1931)

Family: Benjamin Alexander Bray (b. 2 June 1882, d. 17 July 1953)

SonBenjamin Christian Bray+ (b. 25 April 1908, d. 5 December 1995)
DaughterGrace McLoughlin Bray (b. 18 December 1911, d. 12 May 2002)

Biography

Mary Ann Duus was born on 2 November 1884 in Chewton, Vic, Aust.1 She and Benjamin Alexander Bray were married on 9 January 1907 in Congregational Church, Castlemaine, Vic, Aust.1,2 She died on 1 June 1961, at age 76, in Perth, WA, Aust, Buried in Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth.1,3
Mary Ann Duus was also known as Mary Ann Bray.1 She had reference number VIC, WA.
Last Edited22 February 2011

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  3. [S179] W.A. Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes

Christian Hansen Duus1

M, #7902, b. 1843, d. 1912

Family: Elizabeth Jane Johns (b. 1853, d. 1931)

DaughterMary Ann Duus+ (b. 2 November 1884, d. 1 June 1961)

Biography

Christian Hansen Duus was born in 1843 in Denmark.1 He and Elizabeth Jane Johns were married before 1884 in Vic, Aust.1 He died in 1912, at age ~69, in Vic, Aust.1
Last Edited19 June 2010

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Margaret Helen Bray1

F, #7903, b. 28 September 1936, d. 27 February 2008
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherBenjamin Christian Bray (b. 25 April 1908, d. 5 December 1995)
MotherAlice Robson (b. 24 December 1906, d. 4 January 1971)

Biography

Margaret Helen Bray was born on 28 September 1936 in Wiluna, WA, Aust.1 She died on 27 February 2008, at age 71, in Vic, Aust, Cause of death was Ovarian Cancer. Buried in Lilydale Memorial Park Cemetery.1
Margaret Helen Bray was also known as Margaret Helen Green.1 She had reference number WA, VIC.
Last Edited16 August 2013

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Mount Alexander Bray1

M, #7905, b. 1854, d. 21 April 1924
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

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

Biography

Mount Alexander Bray was born in 1854 in Vic, Aust.1 He died on 21 April 1924, at age ~70, in Warragul, Vic, Aust, cause of death senility.1,2
Mount Alexander Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited11 September 2011

Citations

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

Nial Bray1

M, #7906, b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

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

Family: Elizabeth May Block (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

SonJoseph Nelson Aloysius Reynold Bray (b. 1897, d. 1968)
DaughterMay Victoria Bray+ (b. 1898, d. 1971)
DaughterIrene Bray (b. 1900, d. 1966)
DaughterEdith Ann Bray (b. 1902)
DaughterNiglena Grace Bray (b. 12 January 1908, d. 14 January 1908)
DaughterMinnie Bertha Grace Bray (b. 18 November 1908, d. after 18 November 1908)
SonNigel James Bray (b. 1913)
SonBenjamin George Bray (b. 1917, d. 1917)

Biography

Nial Bray was born in 1869 in Faraday, Vic, Aust.1,2 He and Elizabeth May Block were married in 1895 in Werribee, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 17 June 1930, at age ~61, in Chewton, Vic, Aust, cause of death was heart failure. He is buried in Chewton Cemetery.1,2
Nial Bray was also known as Nigle Bray.1 He was also known as Nile Bray.2 He had reference number VIC.
Last Edited11 September 2011

Citations

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

Henry Mills1

M, #7907, b. 1816, d. 1896

Family: Phillis Lockyer (b. 1821, d. 1903)

DaughterMaria Mills+ (b. 9 September 1859, d. 3 March 1936)

Biography

Henry Mills was born in 1816.1 He and Phillis Lockyer were married before 1859.1 He died in 1896, at age ~80, in Aust.1
Henry Mills had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 June 2010

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Phillis Lockyer1

F, #7908, b. 1821, d. 1903

Family: Henry Mills (b. 1816, d. 1896)

DaughterMaria Mills+ (b. 9 September 1859, d. 3 March 1936)

Biography

Phillis Lockyer was born in 1821.1 She and Henry Mills were married before 1859.1 She died in 1903, at age ~82, in Aust.1
Phillis Lockyer was also known as Phillis Mills.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 June 2010

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Maryann Minnie Bray1,2

F, #7909, b. 1889, d. 9 July 1968
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherBenjamin Bray (b. 23 July 1851, d. 27 June 1928)
MotherMaria Mills (b. 9 September 1859, d. 3 March 1936)

Biography

Maryann Minnie Bray was born in 1889 in Chewton, Vic, Aust.1,2 She and John Henry Lane were married in 1912 in Vic, Aust, They had 2 known children.1,2 She died on 9 July 1968, at age ~79, in Parkdale, Vic, Aust, Buried in Fawkner Cemetery. Name given as Myrtle Mary in death index.1,2
Maryann Minnie Bray was also known as Myrtle Mary Bray.1 She was also known as Maryann Minnie Lane.1,2 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited16 August 2013

Citations

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

Albert Henry Bray1

M, #7910, b. 1893, d. 12 June 1954
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherBenjamin Bray (b. 23 July 1851, d. 27 June 1928)
MotherMaria Mills (b. 9 September 1859, d. 3 March 1936)

Biography

Albert Henry Bray was born in 1893 in Chewton, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 12 June 1954, at age ~61, in Chewton, Vic, Aust, Buried in the Chewton Cemetery.1,2
Albert Henry Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited17 July 2011

Citations

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

Nile McLoughlin Bray1

M, #7911, b. 22 October 1895, d. 26 May 1964
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherBenjamin Bray (b. 23 July 1851, d. 27 June 1928)
MotherMaria Mills (b. 9 September 1859, d. 3 March 1936)

Family: Helen Blanche Elizabeth Connell (b. 1896, d. 8 April 1973)

DaughterLillian Florence Bray (b. about 1923, d. 1962)
DaughterThelma Joyce Bray (b. 1924, d. 1982)
DaughterEthel Vera Bray (b. 1926, d. 1973)

Biography

Nile McLoughlin Bray was born on 22 October 1895 in Chewton, Vic, Aust.1,2 He and Helen Blanche Elizabeth Connell were married in 1920 in Green Gully, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 26 May 1964, at age 68, in Heidelberg, Vic, Aust, cause of death was pneumonia. He was buried in Fawkner Cemetery.1,2
Nile McLoughlin Bray had reference number VIC. He worked as a a foundry worker. after 1920 in Vic, Aust.1
Last Edited11 September 2011

Citations

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

William Tipping1

M, #7912, b. 19 August 1856, d. 1944

Biography

William Tipping was born on 19 August 1856.1 He and Mary Bray were married on 10 March 1880 in Hay, NSW, Aust, They had 11 children.1 He died in 1944, at age ~88, in Canterbury, NSW, Aust.1
William Tipping had reference number NSW.
Last Edited10 May 2012

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Benjamin Royston Tipping1

M, #7913, b. after 1900

Biography

Benjamin Royston Tipping was born after 1900 in Aust.1
Benjamin Royston Tipping was also known as Benjamin Royston Bray.1 He had reference number VIC.
Last Edited11 December 2017

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Elizabeth May Block1

F, #7914, b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950

Parents

FatherFrederick Reinhold Block (b. before 1858)
MotherAgnes Ida Bayliss (b. before 1860)

Family: Nial Bray (b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930)

SonJoseph Nelson Aloysius Reynold Bray (b. 1897, d. 1968)
DaughterMay Victoria Bray+ (b. 1898, d. 1971)
DaughterIrene Bray (b. 1900, d. 1966)
DaughterEdith Ann Bray (b. 1902)
DaughterNiglena Grace Bray (b. 12 January 1908, d. 14 January 1908)
DaughterMinnie Bertha Grace Bray (b. 18 November 1908, d. after 18 November 1908)
SonNigel James Bray (b. 1913)
SonBenjamin George Bray (b. 1917, d. 1917)

Biography

Elizabeth May Block was born in 1878 in Inglewood, Vic, Aust.1,2 She and Nial Bray were married in 1895 in Werribee, Vic, Aust.1,2 She died on 4 May 1950, at age ~72, in Murrumbeena, Vic, Aust, cause of death was Senility. She was cremated at Fawkner Crematorium. Parents names given as Frederick George Block and Agnes Eliz McLaughlin in Death index entry (her husbands mother's name was McLoughlin which is probably where this came from). Her name given as May Elizabeth.1,2
Elizabeth May Block was also known as Elizabeth May Bray.1 She was also known as May Elizabeth Bray.2 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited11 September 2011

Citations

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

Frederick Reinhold Block1

M, #7915, b. before 1858

Family: Agnes Ida Bayliss (b. before 1860)

DaughterElizabeth May Block+ (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Biography

Frederick Reinhold Block was born before 1858.1 He and Agnes Ida Bayliss were married before 1878.1
Last Edited16 June 2010

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Agnes Ida Bayliss1

F, #7916, b. before 1860

Family: Frederick Reinhold Block (b. before 1858)

DaughterElizabeth May Block+ (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Biography

Agnes Ida Bayliss was born before 1860.1 She and Frederick Reinhold Block were married before 1878.1
Agnes Ida Bayliss was also known as Agnes Ida Block.1
Last Edited16 June 2010

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Joseph Nelson Aloysius Reynold Bray1

M, #7917, b. 1897, d. 1968
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherNial Bray (b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930)
MotherElizabeth May Block (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Biography

Joseph Nelson Aloysius Reynold Bray was born in 1897 in Werribee, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died in 1968, at age ~71, in Kew, Vic, Aust.1,2
Joseph Nelson Aloysius Reynold Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited27 August 2011

Citations

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

May Victoria Bray1

F, #7918, b. 1898, d. 1971
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherNial Bray (b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930)
MotherElizabeth May Block (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Family:

SonLiving

Biography

May Victoria Bray was born in 1898 in Richmond, Vic, Aust.2,1 She was married. She died in 1971, at age ~73, in Coburg, Vic, Aust.1
May Victoria Bray was also known as Jean May Victoria Bray.2 She was also known as May Victoria Lester.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited20 October 2011

Citations

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

Irene Bray1

F, #7919, b. 1900, d. 1966
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherNial Bray (b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930)
MotherElizabeth May Block (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Biography

Irene Bray was born in 1900 in Northcote, Vic, Aust.1,2 She died in 1966, at age ~66, in St Kilda, Vic, Aust.2
Irene Bray was also known as Irene Bath.2 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 October 2011

Citations

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

Edith Ann Bray1

F, #7920, b. 1902
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherNial Bray (b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930)
MotherElizabeth May Block (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Biography

Edith Ann Bray was born in 1902 in Northcote, Vic, Aust.1,2
Edith Ann Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited23 February 2011

Citations

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

Niglena Grace Bray1

F, #7921, b. 12 January 1908, d. 14 January 1908
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherNial Bray (b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930)
MotherElizabeth May Block (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Biography

Niglena Grace Bray was born on 12 January 1908 in Vic, Aust.1 She died on 14 January 1908, at age 0, in Vic, Aust.1
Niglena Grace Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited1 October 2020 16:06:00

Citations

  1. [S232] Letter from Elizabeth M Bray

Minnie Bertha Grace Bray1

F, #7922, b. 18 November 1908, d. after 18 November 1908
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherNial Bray (b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930)
MotherElizabeth May Block (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Biography

Minnie Bertha Grace Bray was born on 18 November 1908 in Carlton, Vic, Aust.1 She died after 18 November 1908 in Carlton, Vic, Aust.2
Minnie Bertha Grace Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited1 October 2020 16:05:00

Citations

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

Nigel James Bray1

M, #7923, b. 1913
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherNial Bray (b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930)
MotherElizabeth May Block (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Biography

Nigel James Bray was born in 1913 in Winchelsea, Vic, Aust.1,2
Nigel James Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited25 March 2014

Citations

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

Benjamin George Bray1

M, #7924, b. 1917, d. 1917
ReferencesBenjamin Bray

Parents

FatherNial Bray (b. 1869, d. 17 June 1930)
MotherElizabeth May Block (b. 1878, d. 4 May 1950)

Biography

Benjamin George Bray was born in 1917 in Whittlesea, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died in 1917, at age ~0, in Whittlesea, Vic, Aust.1,2
Benjamin George Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited1 October 2020 16:03:00

Citations

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

John Corboy1

M, #7925, b. 1870, d. 22 October 1946

Biography

John Corboy was born in 1870 in Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1 He and Ann Bray were married on 13 January 1896 in Richmond, Vic, Aust, They had 4 known children.1,2 He died on 22 October 1946, at age ~76, in Chelsea, Vic, Aust, cause of death was Broncho-pneumonia and arteriosclerosis. He was buried in Dandenong Cemetery.1
John Corboy had reference number VIC.
Last Edited16 August 2013

Citations

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