Photographs - Ray Family

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Photographs - Ray Family

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Bob Stevens and Maggie Morris

Items in the Photographs - Ray Family Collection

Ray, Daniel<br />
born 17 August 1856
While Daniel may look like a soldier fresh from the American Civil War, he is actually wearing a train guard's uniform. He was a guard on the NSW Railways. Apparently he was a very good shot. I believe that hanging from his right hand are quite a…

Maria Jenkins (nee Ray) born 18 May 1822<br />
Press Clipping of 6 October 1923
Family group photo taken 6 months before Maria's passing at the age of 101.

Lydia cousin of Daniel Ray
On the back of the photo it has "To Daniel from your cousin Lydia". Daniel Ray (b. 1856) only appears to have one first cousin with the name Lydia. If so, then the photo is of Lydia Lysaught (b. 1867).

Albert Ray born 25 November 1895<br />
School photo
Bert Ray is the row seated on the bench at the far left of the row
c. 1905

Daniel Ray [born 17 August 1856] and wife Sarah Ann (nee Reid) [born 31 July 1856]<br />
later photo
The photo was taken at their daughter's (Ethel Amelia Stevens nee Ray) home at Brighton-le-Sands.
One of a set of photos taken at Christmas 1924.