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John Wray (1861 - 1940)

John Wray
Born in Scalla Moor Farm, Leaveningmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married Jul 1879 in St Mark's Church Woodhousemap
Descendants descendants
Father of , [private daughter (1880s - 1960s)], and [private daughter (1890s - unknown)]
Died in 5 Park Terrace, New Earswickmap
Profile last modified | Created 4 Jan 2012
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This biography is a rough draft. It was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import and needs to be edited.


Place: Huntington Churchyard
Note: See gravestone there.


Residence: 11 Shambles
Date: 1891
Place: York
Note: 1891 Census


Date: 1861
Place: Scalla Moor Farm, Leavening
Note: Age 1
Date: 1871
Place: Scrayingham Village
Note: Age 11
Date: 1881
Place: near (!) Cliffe Villa, Clifton, York
Note: Butcher, age 21
Date: 1891
Place: 11 Shambles
Note: Butcher. 3 Daughters, 1General Domestic Servant - Sarah Annie Winn,
Age 16.
Date: 1901
Place: 11 Shambles
Note: Butcher, Age 41. No servant.
1939 Register of England and Wales
Place : 5, Park Terrace, Flaxton [given in error for New Earswick], Yorkshire (North Riding), England
Retired Butcher living with daughter and family Agnes (Wray) Brownbridge b 23 July 1881
dob 19 Jan 1860 (does not agree, but an easy product of misreading in one case or the other.)
His wife is next door no 4 with another daughter.


  • WikiTree profile Wray-263 created through the import of ARB.GED on Jan 3, 2012 by Christopher Brownbridge. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Christopher and others.

Birth registered Malton 1Q 1860.

Marriage registered Leeds 3Q 1879. Married at the parish Church of St Mark, Woodhouse, Leeds. John Wray aged 19, bachelor, butcher. of York; father Joseph Wray, farmer. Kate Adaline Twidale aged 18, spinster, of Scott Street; father Thomas Twidale, millwright. Witnesses were Thomas Twidale and Margaret Harrison.

Death registered York 1Q 1940, aged 80.

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