Ray Harryhausen
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Raymond Frederick Harryhausen (1920 - 2013)

Raymond Frederick (Ray) Harryhausen
Born in Los Angeles, California, U.S.map
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married Oct 1962 in England, United Kingdommap
[children unknown]
Died in London, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 1 Jul 2014
This page has been accessed 451 times.


Biography

Notables Project
Ray Harryhausen is Notable.

Harryhausen was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of Martha L. (née Reske) and Frederick W. Harryhausen. Of German descent, the family surname was originally spelled "Herrenhausen"

Harryhausen had married Diana Livingstone Bruce in the Fall of 1962 in England. They remained together until he died. The couple had a daughter, Vanessa. The family announced his death via Twitter and Facebook on May 7, 2013.

Sources

  • "U.S. School Yearbooks, 1880-2012" Manual Arts High School; Los Angeles, CA: 1939


Birth

  • California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QGL4-P543 : 18 January 2018), Raymond Harryhausen, 29 Jun 1920; citing Birth, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, California State Archives, Sacramento
  • "California Birth Index, 1905-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V25N-9ZH : 27 November 2014), Raymond Harryhausen, 29 Jun 1920; citing Los Angeles, California, United States, Department of Health Services, Vital Statistics Department, Sacramento.

Marriage

  • "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV64-ZDC9 : 8 October 2014), Diana L Bruce and null, 1962; from "England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1962, quarter 4, vol. 5C, p. 467, Chelsea, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

Residences/Census Records

  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCZB-LWJ : accessed 29 August 2019), Raymond Harryhausen in household of Fred W Harryhausen, Los Angeles (Districts 0501-0750), Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 551, sheet 11A, line 28, family 264, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 153; FHL microfilm 2,339,888.
  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K9ZC-CQC : 27 July 2019), Raymond F Harryhousen in household of Fred W Harryhousen, Councilmanic District 6, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Township, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 60-406, sheet 8A, line 26, family 179, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 422.

Military Service

  • "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K8GF-XTQ : 5 December 2014), Raymond F Harryhausen, enlisted 16 Jul 1942, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing "Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938-1946," database, The National Archives: Access to Archival Databases (AAD) (http://aad.archives.gov : National Archives and Records Administration, 2002); NARA NAID 1263923, National Archives at College Park, Maryland.

Death & Burial

  • "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KNWZ-FZS : 20 May 2014), Ray Harryhausen, 07 May 2013; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVT2-3D94 : accessed 29 August 2019), Ray Harryhausen, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States, 07 May 2013; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Patriot-News, The: Web Edition Articles, born-digital text.


More Genealogy Tools



Sponsored Search




Is Ray your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA
No known carriers of Ray's ancestors' DNA have taken a DNA test.

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Comments

Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.