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

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James Bray1

M, #5701, b. before 1832

Family: Margaret Dowling (b. about 1828, d. 1876)

DaughterMary Bray (b. 1852)
SonThomas Bray (b. 1858)
SonHenry Bray (b. 1861)
DaughterCatherine Bray (b. 1867)

Biography

James Bray was born before 1832.1 He and Margaret Dowling were married in 1852 in Vic, Aust.1
James Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited16 September 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Margaret Dowling1

F, #5702, b. about 1828, d. 1876

Parents

FatherThomas Dowling (b. before 1808)
MotherMary Houlahan (b. before 1810)

Family: James Bray (b. before 1832)

DaughterMary Bray (b. 1852)
SonThomas Bray (b. 1858)
SonHenry Bray (b. 1861)
DaughterCatherine Bray (b. 1867)

Biography

Margaret Dowling was born about 1828 in Kilkenny, Ireland.1 She and James Bray were married in 1852 in Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1876 in Vic, Aust.1
Margaret Dowling was also known as Margaret Bray.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited16 September 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Bray1

F, #5703, b. 1868, d. 1868

Parents

FatherJoseph Henry Bray (b. about 1824, d. 1880)
MotherCatherine Gallagher (b. before 1842)

Biography

Catherine Bray was born in 1868 in Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1868, at age ~0, in Hotham, Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 September 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Bray1

F, #5704, b. about 1818, d. 1861

Biography

Catherine Bray was born about 1818.1 She died in 1861 in Sheep Hills, Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited14 April 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Bray1

F, #5705, b. before 1863, d. 1863

Parents

FatherJohn (b. before 1843)
MotherMary Handy Hardy (b. before 1845)

Biography

Catherine Bray was born before 1863 in McCallums Creek, Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1863 in Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 April 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

John1

M, #5706, b. before 1843

Family: Mary Handy Hardy (b. before 1845)

DaughterCatherine Bray (b. before 1863, d. 1863)

Biography

John was born before 1843.1 He and Mary Handy Hardy were married before 1863.1
John had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 April 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Mary Handy Hardy1

F, #5707, b. before 1845

Family: John (b. before 1843)

DaughterCatherine Bray (b. before 1863, d. 1863)

Biography

Mary Handy Hardy was born before 1845.1 She and John were married before 1863.1
Mary Handy Hardy had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 April 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Thorne1

F, #5708, b. about 1805, d. 1869

Parents

FatherJohn Thorne (b. before 1785)

Family: William Bray (b. before 1808)

DaughterJane Bray (b. about 1828, d. 1908)
SonSamuel Bray+ (b. about 1830, d. 1909)
SonWilliam Bray (b. about 1833, d. 1917)
SonJohn Bray+ (b. about 1834, d. 1907)
DaughterAnn Bray (b. about 1838, d. 1909)

Biography

Catherine Thorne was born about 1805 in Cornwall, Eng.1 She and William Bray were married before 1828.1 She died in 1869 in Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Thorne was also known as Catherine Bray.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited13 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

John Thorne1

M, #5709, b. before 1785

Family:

DaughterCatherine Thorne+ (b. about 1805, d. 1869)

Biography

John Thorne was born before 1785.1 He was married.
John Thorne had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 April 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Charles Christopher Oxtoby1

M, #5710, b. before 1841

Biography

Charles Christopher Oxtoby was born before 1841.1 He and Catharine Lynch were married in 1861 in Vic, Aust, They had two daughters.1
Charles Christopher Oxtoby had reference number VIC.
Last Edited3 January 2013

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Bray1

F, #5711, b. about 1839, d. 1917

Biography

Catherine Bray was born about 1839.1 She and John Laffan were married in 1861 in Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1917 in Hawthorn, Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Bray was also known as Catherine Laffan.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited13 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

John Laffan1

M, #5712, b. before 1841

Biography

John Laffan was born before 1841.1 He and Catherine Bray were married in 1861 in Vic, Aust.1
John Laffan had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 April 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Bray1

F, #5713, b. about 1844, d. 1933

Parents

FatherWilliam Bray (b. about 1817)
MotherCatherine Day (b. before 1822)

Biography

Catherine Bray was born about 1844.1 She and Edward James Hart were married in 1862 in Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1933 in Northcote, Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Bray was also known as Catherine Hart.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited18 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Edward James Hart1

M, #5714, b. before 1842

Biography

Edward James Hart was born before 1842.1 He and Catherine Bray were married in 1862 in Vic, Aust.1
Edward James Hart had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 April 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Bray1

F, #5715, b. before 1868

Biography

Catherine Bray was born before 1868 in Ireland.1 She and Thomas Turner were married in 1886 in Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Bray was also known as Catherine Turner.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 April 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Thomas Turner1

M, #5716, b. before 1866

Biography

Thomas Turner was born before 1866.1 He and Catherine Bray were married in 1886 in Vic, Aust.1
Thomas Turner had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 April 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Eileen Bray1

F, #5717, b. 1887, d. 1925

Parents

FatherDaniel Patrick Bray (b. 1862)
MotherSarah Waldron (b. about 1865, d. 1943)

Biography

Catherine Eileen Bray was born in 1887 in Richmond, Vic, Aust.1 She and Constanine John Crowley were married in 1916 in Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1925, at age ~38, in East Melbourne, Vic, Aust, Name given as Eileen Catherine on death.1
Catherine Eileen Bray was also known as Catherine Eileen Crowley.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited17 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Daniel Patrick Bray1

M, #5718, b. 1862

Parents

FatherJohn Mackay Bray (b. about 1833, d. 1922)
MotherMaria White (b. before 1841)

Family: Sarah Waldron (b. about 1865, d. 1943)

SonJohn Edmund Bray (b. 1886, d. 1886)
DaughterCatherine Eileen Bray (b. 1887, d. 1925)
SonJames Bray (b. about 1889, d. 1890)
SonJames Francis Bray (b. 1890)
SonDaniel Raymond Bray (b. 1891, d. 1893)
SonFaustinus William Bray (b. 1893, d. 1893)
SonThomas Raymond Bray+ (b. 1894, d. 1953)
SonRichard Joseph Bray+ (b. about 1897, d. 1970)

Biography

Daniel Patrick Bray was born in 1862 in Richmond, Vic, Aust.1 He and Sarah Waldron were married in 1884 in Vic, Aust.1
Daniel Patrick Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited28 September 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Sarah Waldron1

F, #5719, b. about 1865, d. 1943

Parents

FatherEdmond Waldron (b. before 1845)
MotherJulia Burnett (b. before 1847)

Family: Daniel Patrick Bray (b. 1862)

SonJohn Edmund Bray (b. 1886, d. 1886)
DaughterCatherine Eileen Bray (b. 1887, d. 1925)
SonJames Bray (b. about 1889, d. 1890)
SonJames Francis Bray (b. 1890)
SonDaniel Raymond Bray (b. 1891, d. 1893)
SonFaustinus William Bray (b. 1893, d. 1893)
SonThomas Raymond Bray+ (b. 1894, d. 1953)
SonRichard Joseph Bray+ (b. about 1897, d. 1970)

Biography

Sarah Waldron was born about 1865.1 She and Daniel Patrick Bray were married in 1884 in Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1943 in Camberwell, Vic, Aust.1
Sarah Waldron was also known as Sarah Bray.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited30 September 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Emily Bray1

F, #5720, b. 1875, d. 1875

Parents

FatherWilliam Francis Bray (b. about 1840, d. 1905)
MotherMary Louisa Martin (b. before 1854, d. 1907)

Biography

Catherine Emily Bray was born in 1875 in Avoca, Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1875, at age ~0, in Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Emily Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited21 August 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

William Francis Bray1

M, #5721, b. about 1840, d. 1905

Parents

FatherWilliam Bray (b. before 1820)
MotherJane Benney (b. before 1822)

Family: Mary Louisa Martin (b. before 1854, d. 1907)

DaughterMargery Annie Louisa Bray (b. 1873, d. 1931)
DaughterCatherine Emily Bray (b. 1875, d. 1875)
DaughterFrances Jane Bray (b. 1876, d. 1944)
SonWilliam Thomas Bray+ (b. 1879, d. 1962)
SonJohn Martin Bray+ (b. 1881)
DaughterMary Bray (b. 1883, d. 1883)
SonRichard Henry Bray (b. 1884, d. 1933)
SonFrancis Charles Bray+ (b. 1886, d. 1949)
SonPercy Leslie Bray+ (b. 1889, d. 1958)
DaughterEva Nellie Frederica Bray (b. 1892, d. 1947)

Biography

William Francis Bray was born about 1840 in Cornwall, Eng.1 He and Mary Louisa Martin were married in 1872 in Vic, Aust.1 He died in 1905 in Kerang, Vic, Aust.1
William Francis Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited20 April 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Mary Louisa Martin1

F, #5722, b. before 1854, d. 1907

Parents

FatherWilliam Thomas Martin (b. before 1834)
MotherMargery Penalluric (b. before 1836)

Family: William Francis Bray (b. about 1840, d. 1905)

DaughterMargery Annie Louisa Bray (b. 1873, d. 1931)
DaughterCatherine Emily Bray (b. 1875, d. 1875)
DaughterFrances Jane Bray (b. 1876, d. 1944)
SonWilliam Thomas Bray+ (b. 1879, d. 1962)
SonJohn Martin Bray+ (b. 1881)
DaughterMary Bray (b. 1883, d. 1883)
SonRichard Henry Bray (b. 1884, d. 1933)
SonFrancis Charles Bray+ (b. 1886, d. 1949)
SonPercy Leslie Bray+ (b. 1889, d. 1958)
DaughterEva Nellie Frederica Bray (b. 1892, d. 1947)

Biography

Mary Louisa Martin was born before 1854 Age at death gives birth in 1857 which seems a bit young.1 She and William Francis Bray were married in 1872 in Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1907 in Kerang, Vic, Aust.1
Mary Louisa Martin was also known as Mary Louisa Bray.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited25 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Everin Bray1

F, #5723, b. 1862

Parents

FatherJohn Bray (b. 1830, d. 1881)
MotherMary Hendy Body (b. 1835, d. 1915)

Biography

Catherine Everin Bray was born in 1862 in McCallums Creek, Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Everin Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited17 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Helen Bray1

F, #5724, b. 1867, d. 1867

Parents

FatherJoseph Henry Bray (b. about 1824, d. 1880)
MotherCatherine Gallagher (b. before 1842)

Biography

Catherine Helen Bray was born in 1867 in Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1867, at age ~0, in Hotham, Vic, Aust.1
Catherine Helen Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited15 September 2007

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Catherine Jane Bray1

F, #5725, b. 1864, d. 1942
ReferencesThomas Bray

Parents

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

Biography

Catherine Jane Bray was born in 1864 in Ballarat, Vic, Aust.1 She and Robert Stamp were married in 1884 in Vic, Aust.1 She died in 1942, at age ~78, in South Melbourne, Vic, Aust.2,1
Catherine Jane Bray was also known as Catherine Jane Stamp.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited25 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.