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

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Bessie Bryan1

F, #153, b. 4 November 1908, d. 16 August 2004

Family: Eric Cecil Bray (b. 17 March 1902, d. 23 September 1977)

DaughterLiving+
DaughterLiving+

Biography

Bessie Bryan was born on 4 November 1908.1 She and Eric Cecil Bray were married in 1932 in Vic, Aust.1,2 She died on 16 August 2004, at age 95, in Vic, Aust.1,3 Bessie was cremated on 20 August 2004 in Fawkner Memorial Park, Vic, Aust.3
Bessie Bryan was also known as Bessie Bray.1,2 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited16 April 2017

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  3. [S410] Melbourne Cemeteries Trust

Eric Cecil Bray1

M, #154, b. 17 March 1902, d. 23 September 1977

Parents

FatherCharles Swinton Bray (b. 27 January 1863, d. 16 May 1944)
MotherCaroline Archer (b. 16 April 1864, d. 4 March 1943)

Family: Bessie Bryan (b. 4 November 1908, d. 16 August 2004)

DaughterLiving+
DaughterLiving+

Biography

Eric Cecil Bray was born on 17 March 1902 in Northcote, Vic, Aust.2,1,3 He and Bessie Bryan were married in 1932 in Vic, Aust.1,3 He died on 23 September 1977, at age 75, in Preston, Vic, Aust.1,3 Eric was cremated on 25 September 1977 in Fawkner Crematorium, Vic, Aust.4
Eric Cecil Bray had reference number Vic.
Last Edited24 December 2017

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address
  2. [S45] Janice has since died, Letter from Janice Bray
  3. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  4. [S118] Fawkner Crematorium Records

Frances Eleanor Parke1

F, #155, b. 1855, d. 1946

Parents

FatherSamuel Parke (b. before 1835)
MotherFrances Eleanor (b. before 1837)

Family: Alfred Bray (b. 2 May 1855, d. 20 October 1938)

SonFrank Alfred Bray+ (b. 1878, d. 1950)
DaughterEleanor Alfreda Bray+ (b. 1881, d. 1962)
SonLeonard Samuel Bray+ (b. 2 November 1883, d. 5 May 1957)
DaughterElfreda Mary Bray (b. 1887, d. 1965)
DaughterFanny Bray (b. 1894, d. 28 March 1899)

Biography

Frances Eleanor Parke was born in 1855.2 She and Alfred Bray were married in 1877 in Wollongong, NSW, Aust.1,3 She died in 1946, at age ~91, in Chatswood, NSW, Aust.2,1
Frances Eleanor Parke was also known as Fanny E Bray.1 She was also known as Frances Eleanor Bray.1 She had reference number NSW.
Last Edited19 February 2007

Citations

  1. [S22] NSW Birth, Death and Marriage Indexes
  2. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address
  3. [S64] Death Certificate for Alfred Bray

Myrtle Annie Anderson1

F, #156, b. 15 August 1912, d. 23 August 1990

Biography

Myrtle Annie Anderson was born on 15 August 1912.1 She and Rupert Leamon Bray were married on 9 December 1974 in Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1 She died on 23 August 1990, at age 78.1
Myrtle Annie Anderson was also known as Myrtle Annie Bray.1 She had reference number VIC.
Last Edited29 August 2006

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address

William Robert Bray1

M, #160, b. 17 August 1926, d. 7 November 1962

Parents

FatherRupert Leamon Bray (b. 2 March 1899, d. 6 May 1985)
MotherMaria McQuiston (b. 12 March 1896, d. 16 March 1969)

Biography

William Robert Bray was born on 17 August 1926 in Northcote, Vic, Aust.1 He died on 7 November 1962, at age 36, in Yarraville, Vic, Aust.1,2 William was cremated after 7 November 1962 in Fawkner Crematorium, Vic, Aust.3
William Robert Bray had reference number Vic. Milit-Serv: 2 May 1944, in Port Melbourne, Vic, Aust.4
Last Edited2 October 2011

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  3. [S118] Fawkner Crematorium Records
  4. [S117] Military Service Records, various

William Thomas Reid1

M, #161, b. 10 April 1925, d. 30 March 1977

Family: Living

SonLiving
DaughterLiving
DaughterLiving
DaughterLiving

Biography

William Thomas Reid was born on 10 April 1925.1 He died on 30 March 1977, at age 51.1
William Thomas Reid had reference number Vic.
Last Edited23 August 2006

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address

Royston Leslie Coleman1

M, #163, b. 10 December 1923, d. 10 May 2002

Family: Living

SonLiving
DaughterLiving

Biography

Royston Leslie Coleman was born on 10 December 1923 in Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1 He died on 10 May 2002, at age 78.1
Royston Leslie Coleman had reference number Vic.
Last Edited23 August 2006

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address

Stuart Maxwell Bray1

M, #169, b. 14 October 1920, d. 1 April 2006

Parents

FatherRupert Leamon Bray (b. 2 March 1899, d. 6 May 1985)
MotherMaria McQuiston (b. 12 March 1896, d. 16 March 1969)

Family: Living

DaughterLiving+
SonLiving

Biography

Stuart Maxwell Bray was born on 14 October 1920 in Traralgon, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 1 April 2006, at age 85, in Gisborne, Vic, Aust.1
Stuart Maxwell Bray had reference number Vic. He had a residence after 1925 in 31 Charles St, Northcote, Vic, Aust.1 He was educated from 1927 to 1934 in Merri State School, Fitzroy North, Vic, Aust.1
Last Edited11 May 2011

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Maria McQuiston1

F, #170, b. 12 March 1896, d. 16 March 1969

Parents

FatherRobert Harkness McQuiston (b. 1873, d. 1943)
MotherMargaret Stewart (b. 1874, d. 1940)

Family: Rupert Leamon Bray (b. 2 March 1899, d. 6 May 1985)

DaughterLiving+
SonLiving
DaughterLiving+
DaughterLiving+
SonStuart Maxwell Bray+ (b. 14 October 1920, d. 1 April 2006)
SonWilliam Robert Bray (b. 17 August 1926, d. 7 November 1962)

Biography

Maria McQuiston was born on 12 March 1896 in 227 Upper Meadow St, Belfast, Northern Ireland.1 She and Rupert Leamon Bray were married on 3 April 1920 in Traralgon, Vic, Aust.1,2 She died on 16 March 1969, at age 73, in Lalor, Vic, Aust.1,2
Maria McQuiston was also known as Maria Bray.1 She had reference number Vic. She immigrated on 12 September 1912 to Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1 She had a residence before 1965 in 6 Butler St, Northcote, Vic, Aust.1 She had a residence after 1965 in Thomastown, Vic, Aust.1
Last Edited30 August 2011

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Rupert Leamon Bray1

M, #171, b. 2 March 1899, d. 6 May 1985

Parents

FatherCharles Swinton Bray (b. 27 January 1863, d. 16 May 1944)
MotherCaroline Archer (b. 16 April 1864, d. 4 March 1943)

Family: Maria McQuiston (b. 12 March 1896, d. 16 March 1969)

DaughterLiving+
SonLiving
DaughterLiving+
DaughterLiving+
SonStuart Maxwell Bray+ (b. 14 October 1920, d. 1 April 2006)
SonWilliam Robert Bray (b. 17 August 1926, d. 7 November 1962)

Biography

Rupert Leamon Bray was born on 2 March 1899 in Preston, Vic, Aust.1,2 He and Maria McQuiston were married on 3 April 1920 in Traralgon, Vic, Aust.1,2 He and Myrtle Annie Anderson were married on 9 December 1974 in Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1 He died on 6 May 1985, at age 86, in Thomastown, Vic, Aust.1,2 Rupert was cremated after 6 May 1985 in Fawkner Crematorium, Vic, Aust.3
Rupert Leamon Bray had reference number Vic. He worked as a Carpenter and Joiner with M.M.B.W. from 1934 to 1964 in Vic, Aust.1 He had a residence before 1965 in 6 Butler St, Northcote, Vic, Aust.1 He had a residence after 1965 in Thomastown, Vic, Aust.1
Last Edited13 December 2017

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  3. [S118] Fawkner Crematorium Records

Harold Charles Bray1

M, #172, b. 1897, d. 1899

Parents

FatherCharles Swinton Bray (b. 27 January 1863, d. 16 May 1944)
MotherCaroline Archer (b. 16 April 1864, d. 4 March 1943)

Biography

Harold Charles Bray was born in 1897 in Northcote, Vic, Aust.1 He died in 1899, at age ~2, in Preston, Vic, Aust.1 He was buried on 18 July 1899 in Melbourne, Vic, Aust.1
Harold Charles Bray had reference number Vic.
Last Edited22 August 2006

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address

Alfred Ernest Tunstall1

M, #173, b. 1895, d. 30 December 1957

Biography

Alfred Ernest Tunstall was born in 1895.1 He and Maude Victoria Bray were married in 1920 in Vic, Aust.1,2 He died on 30 December 1957, at age ~62, in Preston, Vic, Aust.1
Alfred Ernest Tunstall had reference number Vic. Milit-Serv: from 3 February 1916 to 31 July 1918.1
Last Edited9 May 2011

Citations

  1. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index

Maude Victoria Bray1

F, #174, b. 7 June 1895, d. 14 March 1989

Parents

FatherCharles Swinton Bray (b. 27 January 1863, d. 16 May 1944)
MotherCaroline Archer (b. 16 April 1864, d. 4 March 1943)

Biography

Maude Victoria Bray was born on 7 June 1895 in Northcote, Vic, Aust.1,2 She and Alfred Ernest Tunstall were married in 1920 in Vic, Aust.3,2 She died on 14 March 1989, at age 93, in Preston, Vic, Aust.3
Maude Victoria Bray was also known as Maude Victoria Tunstall.3,2 She had reference number Vic.
Last Edited9 May 2011

Citations

  1. [S45] Janice has since died, Letter from Janice Bray
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  3. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address

Leslie Swinton Charles Bray1,2

M, #175, b. 1893, d. 1894

Parents

FatherCharles Swinton Bray (b. 27 January 1863, d. 16 May 1944)
MotherCaroline Archer (b. 16 April 1864, d. 4 March 1943)

Biography

Leslie Swinton Charles Bray was born in 1893 in Northcote, Vic, Aust.1,2 He died in 1894, at age ~1, in Northcote, Vic, Aust, aged 7 months.1,2 He was buried on 24 June 1894 in Melbourne, Vic, Aust.3
Leslie Swinton Charles Bray had reference number Vic.
Last Edited28 January 2011

Citations

  1. [S45] Janice has since died, Letter from Janice Bray
  2. [S146] Victorian Birth Death and Marriage Index
  3. [S48] Letter from Robin Bray, Author Address: 37 Smith St Macedon Vic 3440, Author E-mail: email address