Ray Kroc

Raymond Albert Kroc (1902 - 1984)

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Raymond Albert (Ray) Kroc
Born in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United Statesmap
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Died in San Diego, California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 27 Nov 2017
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Biography

Ray Kroc is the genius behind the global McDonald's.

Ray Kroc first met Richard and Maurice McDonald when they bought eight multimixers from him. They had already streamlined the original 1940 McDonalds restaurant, concentrating on hamburgers, cheeseburgers, fries and drinks. In Ray was born in Chicago 1902


He passed away in 1984. See Find A Grave: Memorial #3207.

Sources

  • "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q239-7W51 : 18 May 2016), Raymond Albert Kroc, 05 Oct 1902; Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, reference/certificate 202360, Cook County Clerk, Cook County Courthouse, Chicago; FHL microfilm .
  • "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKM7-T4ZT : 18 May 2016), Marylyn Janet Kroc, 15 Oct 1924; Oak Park, Cook, Illinois, United States, reference/certificate 1628, Cook County Clerk, Cook County Courthouse, Chicago; FHL microfilm .
  • "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MKHV-J8C : accessed 25 December 2018), Raymond Kroc in household of Louis Kroc, Oak Park, Cook, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 76, sheet 16A, family 347, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 239; FHL microfilm 1,374,252.
  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSTG-H3J : accessed 25 December 2018), Raymond Kroc, Oak Park, Cook, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 2279, sheet 11A, line 40, family 281, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 505; FHL microfilm 2,340,240.
  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KWWT-54R : 14 March 2018), Raymond A Kroc, Arlington Heights, Wheeling Township, Cook, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 16-163, sheet 8B, line 41, family 168, 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 777.
  • "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2MK-ZZMX : 18 March 2018), Louis Kroc, 15 Jan 1937; citing Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, source reference , record number , Cook County Courthouse, Chicago; FHL microfilm .
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