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

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Robert Ford Bray1

M, #6901, b. 1890, d. 9 November 1942

Parents

FatherRobert Ford Bray (b. 1867, d. 11 July 1932)
MotherEllen Louise Doughty (b. about 1873, d. 1 October 1948)

Family: Kathleen Brown (b. about 1900, d. 5 March 1973)

DaughterLiving
SonLiving
DaughterLiving
DaughterIda Ruth Bray (b. 1920, d. 1921)
SonWilliam Robert Ford Bray+ (b. 2 May 1925, d. 8 July 1988)

Biography

Robert Ford Bray was born in 1890 in Ballarat, Vic, Aust.1,2 He and Kathleen Brown were married about 1917 in Eng.2 He died on 9 November 1942, at age ~52, in Leederville, WA, Aust, Buried Karrakatta Cemetery, Wesleyan section EC grave 330.2,3,4
Robert Ford Bray had reference number WA. He was a miner. in WA, Aust, before 1914.5 He resided in Day Dawn, WA, Aust, in 1914.5 He was a Lift Operator in Perth, WA, Aust, after 1918.2
Last Edited3 February 2011

Citations

  1. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S200] Letter from Jeff Lysle, Author E-mail: email address
  3. [S201] Karrakatta Cemetery records
  4. [S179] W.A. Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes
  5. [S117] Military Service Records, various

Sarah W Bray1

F, #6902, b. before 1925, d. 1925

Biography

Sarah W Bray was born before 1925.1 She died in 1925 in Perth, WA, Aust.1
Sarah W Bray had reference number WA.
Last Edited21 February 2008

Citations

  1. [S179] W.A. Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes

Shirley Bray1

F, #6903, b. before 1925, d. 1925

Biography

Shirley Bray was born before 1925.1 She died in 1925 in Perth, WA, Aust.1
Shirley Bray had reference number WA.
Last Edited21 February 2008

Citations

  1. [S179] W.A. Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes

Stillborn Bray1

F, #6904, b. 1942, d. 1942

Biography

Stillborn Bray was born in 1942 in Perth, WA, Aust.1 She died in 1942, at age ~0, in Perth, WA, Aust.1
Stillborn Bray had reference number WA.
Last Edited3 August 2010

Citations

  1. [S179] W.A. Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes

Sydney P Bray1

M, #6905, b. before 1939, d. 1939

Biography

Sydney P Bray was born before 1939.1 He died in 1939 in Perth, WA, Aust.1
Sydney P Bray had reference number WA.
Last Edited21 February 2008

Citations

  1. [S179] W.A. Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes

William Bray1

M, #6906, b. before 1929, d. 1929

Biography

William Bray was born before 1929.1 He died in 1929 in Swan, WA, Aust.1
William Bray had reference number WA.
Last Edited21 February 2008

Citations

  1. [S179] W.A. Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes

Alice Harvey1,2

F, #6907, b. about 1868, d. 1947

Parents

FatherThomas Harvey (b. before 1848)
MotherEliza Williams (b. before 1850)

Family: John Bellew Bray (b. 1865, d. 1913)

SonJohn James Bray (b. 1891, d. 14 September 1914)
DaughterCatherine Hamilton Bray (b. 1893, d. 1926)
SonWilliam Thomas Bray+ (b. 1894, d. 1972)
DaughterAlice May Bray (b. 1896)
SonDavid Bray (b. 1897, d. 1970)

Biography

Alice Harvey was born about 1868 in Kapunda, SA, Aust.1,2 She and John Bellew Bray were married in 1889 in Vic, Aust.1,2 She died in 1947 in Bendigo, Vic, Aust.2
Alice Harvey was also known as Alice Bray.1,2 She had reference number VIC. She resided in Eaglehawk, Vic, Aust, in 1914.1
Last Edited19 July 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

John James Bray1

M, #6908, b. 1891, d. 14 September 1914

Parents

FatherJohn Bellew Bray (b. 1865, d. 1913)
MotherAlice Harvey (b. about 1868, d. 1947)

Biography

John James Bray was born in 1891 in Eaglehawk, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 14 September 1914, at age ~23, in St Georges Channel, New Britain, Drowned in accidental loss of the submarine AE1 near New Guinea.1
John James Bray had reference number VIC.
Last Edited24 January 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

James Bray1

M, #6909, b. before 1863, d. before 1918

Family: Janet Jeffries (b. before 1865)

SonJames Thomas Bray (b. 16 August 1883, d. 29 July 1916)
SonAlexander John Bray (b. 1887, d. 1887)
SonAlbert Dempster Bray (b. 1888, d. 1889)
SonSidney Norman Bray+ (b. 1890, d. 1940)

Biography

James Bray was born before 1863.2,3 He and Janet Jeffries were married before 1883.2,3 He died before 1918 in Aust.2
James Bray had reference number Tas, QLD.
Last Edited26 January 2012

Citations

  1. [S230] Queensland Birth, Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  3. [S231] Tasmanian Archives Family Links database

Janet Jeffries1

F, #6910, b. before 1865

Family: James Bray (b. before 1863, d. before 1918)

SonJames Thomas Bray (b. 16 August 1883, d. 29 July 1916)
SonAlexander John Bray (b. 1887, d. 1887)
SonAlbert Dempster Bray (b. 1888, d. 1889)
SonSidney Norman Bray+ (b. 1890, d. 1940)

Biography

Janet Jeffries was born before 1865.2,3 She and James Bray were married before 1883.2,3
Janet Jeffries was also known as Janet Bray.2,3 She had reference number Tas, QLD.
Last Edited26 January 2012

Citations

  1. [S230] Queensland Birth, Death and Marriage Index
  2. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  3. [S231] Tasmanian Archives Family Links database

James Thomas Bray1

M, #6911, b. 16 August 1883, d. 29 July 1916

Parents

FatherJames Bray (b. before 1863, d. before 1918)
MotherJanet Jeffries (b. before 1865)

Biography

James Thomas Bray was born on 16 August 1883 in Beaconsfield, Tas, Aust.1,2 He died on 29 July 1916, at age 32, in France Killed in Action, battle of Poziers.1 He was buried after 29 July 1916 in War Cemetery 26, Villiers Bretonneux, France.1
James Thomas Bray had reference number Tas, Qld. He was a Carpenter in Aust before 1914.1 He resided in Charters Towers, Qld, Aust, before 1916.1
Last Edited19 January 2012

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S310] Tasmanian BDM Indexes

Sidney Norman Bray1

M, #6912, b. 1890, d. 1940

Parents

FatherJames Bray (b. before 1863, d. before 1918)
MotherJanet Jeffries (b. before 1865)

Family: Margaret Jane Brockman (b. before 1902, d. 1922)

SonTasman Bray (b. before 1922, d. 1973)

Biography

Sidney Norman Bray was born in 1890 in Qld, Aust.1,2 He and Margaret Jane Brockman were married in 1920 in Qld, Aust.2 He and Ivy Jane Cooper were married in 1927 in Qld, Aust.2 He died in 1940, at age ~50, in Qld, Aust.2
Sidney Norman Bray was also known as Sydney Normanby Bray.2 He had reference number Qld. He resided in Ayr, Qld, Aust, in 1918.1
Last Edited6 December 2017

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S230] Queensland Birth, Death and Marriage Index

Robert Gay1,2

M, #6913, b. before 1870

Biography

Robert Gay was born before 1870 in Ballarat, Vic, Aust.1,2 He and Alice Elizabeth Bray were married in 1890 in Vic, Aust.1,2
Robert Gay had reference number VIC.
Last Edited18 January 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

William Roy Bray1

M, #6914, b. 1898, d. 15 July 1916

Parents

FatherAlbert Edward Bray (b. before 1867)
MotherBlanche Thomas (b. about 1864, d. 1927)

Biography

William Roy Bray was born in 1898 in Carlton, Vic, Aust, He gave birth as 1896 on enlistment.1,2 He died on 15 July 1916, at age ~18, in France Killed in Action.1 He was buried after 15 July 1916 in War Cemetery 525, Rue Petillon, France.1
William Roy Bray had reference number VIC. He was a Laborer in Vic, Aust, before 1916.1
Last Edited8 February 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

William Stanley Bray1

M, #6915, b. about September 1896, d. 14 July 1916

Parents

FatherJonathon Bray (b. 1858, d. 1929)
MotherMary Ann David (b. before 1867)

Biography

William Stanley Bray was born about September 1896 in Ross Creek, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 14 July 1916 in Fluerbaix, France, Killed in Action.1 He was buried after 14 July 1916 in War Cemetery 525, Rue Petillon, France.1
William Stanley Bray had reference number VIC. He was a farm laborer in Vic, Aust, before 1916.1
Last Edited8 February 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Arthur Edward Bray1,2

M, #6916, b. 13 February 1884, d. 10 November 1916
ReferencesJesse Bray

Parents

FatherAlbert Bray (b. between April 1851 and June 1851, d. 10 October 1933)
MotherAnn Cross (b. about 1852, d. 30 November 1936)

Biography

Arthur Edward Bray was born on 13 February 1884 in Port Victoria, SA, Aust.1,2 He died on 10 November 1916, at age 32, in France Died of Wounds.1,2 He was buried after 10 November 1916 in Etretat Churchyard 121, France.1
Arthur Edward Bray had reference number SA. He was a butcher in SA, Aust, before 1916.1 He resided in Port Victoria, SA, Aust, before 1916.2
Last Edited8 January 2012

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S265] South Australian BDM Indexes

Albert Bray1

M, #6917, b. between April 1851 and June 1851, d. 10 October 1933
ReferencesJesse Bray

Parents

FatherJesse Bray (b. 26 June 1826, d. 27 October 1914)
MotherPriscilla Norris (b. about 1827, d. 5 January 1900)

Family: Ann Cross (b. about 1852, d. 30 November 1936)

SonPhillip Jesse Bray+ (b. 6 May 1873, d. 30 August 1942)
DaughterPriscilla Ann Bray (b. 27 July 1874)
SonAlbert James Bray (b. 17 April 1876, d. 9 February 1877)
SonAlbert John Bray+ (b. 30 May 1877, d. 16 October 1949)
SonGeorge William Bray (b. 6 April 1879, d. 18 March 1946)
SonWalter James Bray+ (b. 31 August 1880, d. 15 March 1959)
DaughterAlice Lydia Bray (b. 21 November 1881)
SonArthur Edward Bray (b. 13 February 1884, d. 10 November 1916)
DaughterMary Elizabeth Bray (b. 4 December 1885, d. 22 February 1886)
SonFrederick Charles Bray (b. 2 April 1887, d. 17 December 1887)
DaughterFlorence Mildred Bray (b. 15 October 1888)
SonHerbert Jeffery Bray+ (b. 28 November 1890, d. 6 June 1952)
SonErnest Victor Bray (b. 17 July 1893, d. 22 March 1894)

Biography

Albert Bray was born between April 1851 and June 1851 in Hungerford, Hampshire, Eng.1,2,3 He and Ann Cross were married on 7 August 1872 in Primitive Methodist Chapel, Belvidere, SA, Aust.1,2 He died on 10 October 1933 in Port Victoria, SA, Aust, Buried in Port Victoria Cemetery.2,4
Albert Bray had reference number SA. He resided in Port Victoria, SA, Aust, in 1916.1
Last Edited9 December 2016

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S265] South Australian BDM Indexes
  3. [S394] UK BDM Indexes
  4. [S334] Genealogy SA BDM's

Ann Cross1,2

F, #6918, b. about 1852, d. 30 November 1936

Parents

FatherPhillip Cross (b. before 1832)

Family: Albert Bray (b. between April 1851 and June 1851, d. 10 October 1933)

SonPhillip Jesse Bray+ (b. 6 May 1873, d. 30 August 1942)
DaughterPriscilla Ann Bray (b. 27 July 1874)
SonAlbert James Bray (b. 17 April 1876, d. 9 February 1877)
SonAlbert John Bray+ (b. 30 May 1877, d. 16 October 1949)
SonGeorge William Bray (b. 6 April 1879, d. 18 March 1946)
SonWalter James Bray+ (b. 31 August 1880, d. 15 March 1959)
DaughterAlice Lydia Bray (b. 21 November 1881)
SonArthur Edward Bray (b. 13 February 1884, d. 10 November 1916)
DaughterMary Elizabeth Bray (b. 4 December 1885, d. 22 February 1886)
SonFrederick Charles Bray (b. 2 April 1887, d. 17 December 1887)
DaughterFlorence Mildred Bray (b. 15 October 1888)
SonHerbert Jeffery Bray+ (b. 28 November 1890, d. 6 June 1952)
SonErnest Victor Bray (b. 17 July 1893, d. 22 March 1894)

Biography

Ann Cross was born about 1852.1,2 She and Albert Bray were married on 7 August 1872 in Primitive Methodist Chapel, Belvidere, SA, Aust.1,2 She died on 30 November 1936 in Port Victoria, SA, Aust, Buried in Port Victoria Cemetery.2,3
Ann Cross was also known as Ann Bray.1,2 She had reference number SA. She resided in Port Victoria, SA, Aust, in 1916.1
Last Edited3 December 2012

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S265] South Australian BDM Indexes
  3. [S334] Genealogy SA BDM's

Phillip Jesse Bray1,2

M, #6919, b. 6 May 1873, d. 30 August 1942
ReferencesJesse Bray

Parents

FatherAlbert Bray (b. between April 1851 and June 1851, d. 10 October 1933)
MotherAnn Cross (b. about 1852, d. 30 November 1936)

Family: Dora Towan (b. about 1892, d. 23 September 1972)

DaughterLiving
DaughterMelva Bray (b. 7 June 1919, d. 4 November 1919)
SonClayton Bray (b. 9 April 1921, d. 2007)

Biography

Phillip Jesse Bray was born on 6 May 1873 in Belvidere, SA, Aust.1,2 He and Dora Towan were married on 26 September 1917 in Methodist Church, Parkside, SA, Aust.2 He died on 30 August 1942, at age 69, in Maitland, SA, Aust.2
Phillip Jesse Bray had reference number SA. He resided in Port Victoria, SA, Aust, in 1918.1 He resided in Port Victoria, SA, Aust, in 1942.2
Last Edited16 January 2012

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S265] South Australian BDM Indexes

Edwin Lander Bray1

M, #6920, b. about November 1894, d. 4 July 1918

Parents

FatherRichard Bray (b. before 1869)
MotherSarah Ann Watkins (b. about 1854, d. 1902)

Biography

Edwin Lander Bray was born about November 1894 in Heathcote, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 4 July 1918 in France Killed in Action.1 He was buried after 4 July 1918 in Communal Cemetery Extension, Franvillers, France.1
Edwin Lander Bray had reference number VIC. He was a Carpenter in Vic, Aust, before 1918.1
Last Edited2 January 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

John Joseph Bray1

M, #6921, b. about May 1893, d. 10 July 1916

Parents

FatherJohn Bray (b. before 1867)
MotherMaria Anastasia Healy (b. 25 March 1866, d. 1901)

Biography

John Joseph Bray was born about May 1893 in Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 10 July 1916 in Victoria Coffee Lounge, Melbourne, Vic, Aust, Suicide, gunshot wound to the head.1,2
John Joseph Bray had reference number VIC. He was a Dental Mechanic in Vic, Aust, before 1916.1 He resided in 368 Sydney Rd, Coburg, Vic, Aust, before 1916.1
Last Edited7 May 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Lucy Catherine Bray1,2

F, #6922, b. 1889, d. 1931

Parents

FatherJohn Bray (b. before 1867)
MotherMaria Anastasia Healy (b. 25 March 1866, d. 1901)

Biography

Lucy Catherine Bray was born in 1889 in West Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1,2 She and Joseph McDermott were married in 1911 in Vic, Aust.1,2 She died in 1931, at age ~42, in Coburg, Vic, Aust.2
Lucy Catherine Bray was also known as Lucy Catherine McDermott.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited23 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Joseph McDermott1

M, #6923, b. before 1891

Biography

Joseph McDermott was born before 1891 in Carlton, Vic, Aust.1,2 He and Lucy Catherine Bray were married in 1911 in Vic, Aust.1,2
Joseph McDermott had reference number VIC.
Last Edited10 April 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Harold Oswald Bray1

M, #6924, b. about February 1897, d. 12 October 1917

Parents

FatherRobert Ford Bray (b. 1867, d. 11 July 1932)
MotherEllen Louise Doughty (b. about 1873, d. 1 October 1948)

Biography

Harold Oswald Bray was born about February 1897 in Ballarat East, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 12 October 1917 in Passchendale, France, Killed in Action.1 He was buried after 12 October 1917 in Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.1
Harold Oswald Bray had reference number VIC, WA. He was a Labourer in WA, Aust, before 1917.1
Last Edited25 March 2014

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Herbert James Bray1,2

M, #6925, b. 24 March 1895, d. 11 October 1917
ReferencesJohn Bray

Parents

FatherFrederick William Bloomfield Bray (b. 21 July 1867, d. 3 October 1938)
MotherEdith May Sampson (b. 6 August 1875, d. 21 May 1966)

Biography

Herbert James Bray was born on 24 March 1895 in Barunga, SA, Aust.1,2 He died on 11 October 1917, at age 22, in Passchendale, France, Killed in Action.1 He was buried after 11 October 1917 in New British Cemetery, Dochy Farm, Belgium.1
Herbert James Bray had reference number SA. He was a Baker in SA, Aust, before 1917.1
Last Edited5 November 2011

Citations

  1. [S186] War Memorial Roll of Honour
  2. [S265] South Australian BDM Indexes