Abel Ray  ‎(I81594136)‎
Given Names: Abel
Surname: Ray

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: about 1788
Death: 30 August 1862 ‎(Age 74)‎ Thompson township, Geauga county, Ohio
Personal Facts and Details
Birth about 1788
Census 1820 ‎(Age 32)‎ Geauga county, Ohio
Address:
, OH
USA

Census 1830 ‎(Age 42)‎ Thompson township, Geauga county, Ohio
Address:

Thompson township, OH
USA

Marriage Sarah ‎(unknown)‎ - 12 May 1833 ‎(Age 45)‎ Geauga county, Ohio
Address:
, OH
USA

Census 1840 ‎(Age 52)‎ Delaware, Hancock county, Ohio
Address:

Delaware, OH
USA

Census 1850 ‎(Age 62)‎ Washington township, Hardin county, Ohio
Address:

Washington township, OH
USA

CensusCensus Place: Thompson, Geauga, Ohio; Roll: M653_967; Page: 0; Image: 46.
13 June 1860 ‎(Age 72)‎ Thompson township, Geauga county, Ohio
Address:

Thompson township, OH
USA

Death 30 August 1862 ‎(Age 74)‎ Thompson township, Geauga county, Ohio
Address:

Thompson township, OH
USA

BurialAbel RAY, Lot 28, Gr. 0, Died 30 Aug 1862, Age 74y or 71y
Bartlett Cemetery; Thompson township, Geauga county, Ohio
Address:

Thompson township, OH
USA


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Immediate Family  (F36588164)
Sally Packard
1793 - 1832
Ebenezer Ray
1827 - 1920
Isabell Ray
1836 - 1919
David H. Ray
1837 - 1899
Edgar Ray
1837 - 1915
Sarah Ray
1840 -
Philo Ray
1822 - 1864
Herman Ray
1808 -
William Ray
1823 -
Danial Ray
1822 - 1902

Immediate Family  (F36634152)
Sarah ‎(unknown)‎
1800 -


Notes

Shared Note
1788 - West Vermont was considered by some a part of New York state.

Occupation: Farmer, Shoemaker

Census: 1860 Ebenezer Ray lived next door to Abel Ray. Sarah Ray is age 60. Edgar Ray ‎(age 22)‎ and Abel Riley ‎(age11)‎ living with him. Able's occupation is shoemaker.

Service: War of 1812, private, in 2 Regiment,Capt. Jacob Rundal's Co., Col. Anthony DeLamater New York Militia. Aug.18 thruDec.2,1814 Harlem Heights, NY. Pay $8 per month. Total pay $20. Residence Armenia

NOTE: Records exist for two "Abel Rays" in the War of 1812. According to research by Darrell Larocque, this Abel Ray served in Sanford's Regiment in the Battle of Plattsburg, as Abel RAY of Amenia was still there in 1820 while this Abel RAY was in Thompson, Geauga, OH in 1820. Sanford's Regiment was drawn from Wilmington, NY and surrounding towns.


Realestate:
1824 Sep.9 - Bought Lot 18 of 16 acrea in Thompson, Geauga, Ohio for $150. from Joseph and Ruth Davis.

1828 Jan 30 Bought from Josepj Davis 1 acre for $10. in Thompson Twp.

1832 Oct.11 - Sold 1 acre, part of Lot 18 for $10. to Noah Mosely Jr. in Thompson Twp.

1834 Oct.18 - Abel & SallyRay sold Lot #18 of 16 acres to Jonah R. Coney for $150.

1837 Apr.1 - Leased 40 acres ‎(S.W.halfquarter, sec.2, R.11)‎ in Hancock county, Ohio from William Peck for clearing 30 acres at 5 acres per year for 10 years. On 25 Dec 1837 Able singed the lease over to Herman Ray.

Death: age 74

Burial via
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Source
Ray+ newsletter
Publication: Published irregularly by Editor Diane Berg
Citation Details:  Man aims to preserve history

Source
Personal correspondence
Citation Details:  with Darrell Larocque
Burial Rootsweb.com
Citation Details:  ­http­://­ftp­.­rootsweb­.­com­/­pub­/­usgenweb­/­oh­/­geauga­/­cemeteries­/­thompson­/­alpha­/­phel­-­rei­.­txt­

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Close Relatives
Family with Sally Packard
Abel Ray ‎(I81594136)‎
Birth about 1788
Death 30 August 1862 ‎(Age 74)‎ Thompson township, Geauga county, Ohio
5 years
Wife
 
Sally Packard ‎(I81594137)‎
Birth 13 February 1793
Death 3 May 1832 ‎(Age 39)‎ Thompson township, Geauga county, Ohio
#1
Son
Ebenezer Ray ‎(I81505470)‎
Birth 6 May 1827 Thompson township, Geauga county, Ohio
Death 13 May 1920 ‎(Age 93)‎ Saint Joseph, Buchanan county, Missouri
9 years
#2
Daughter
Isabell Ray ‎(I81698132)‎
Birth 1836 Ohio
Death 17 September 1919 ‎(Age 83)‎ Geauga county, Ohio
1 year
#3
Son
David H. Ray ‎(I81698136)‎
Birth 1837 Geauga county, Ohio
Death 1899 ‎(Age 62)‎ Lake county, Ohio
#4
Son
Edgar Ray ‎(I81698142)‎
Birth 1837 Geauga county, Ohio
Death 26 June 1915 ‎(Age 78)‎ Geauga county, Ohio
3 years
#5
Daughter
Sarah Ray ‎(I81698158)‎
Birth 1840 Ohio
-18 years
#6
Son
Philo Ray ‎(I81698182)‎
Birth 1822 Geauga county, Ohio
Death 17 February 1864 ‎(Age 42)‎ Chattanooga, Hamilton county, Tennessee
-13 years
#7
Son
Herman Ray ‎(I81698327)‎
Birth 28 November 1808 New York
14 years
#8
Son
William Ray ‎(I81700334)‎
Birth 1823 Ohio
-8 months
#9
Son
Danial Ray ‎(I81702494)‎
Birth 8 May 1822 Ohio
Death 17 January 1902 ‎(Age 79)‎ Versailles, Morgan county, Missouri
Family with Sarah ‎(unknown)‎
Abel Ray ‎(I81594136)‎
Birth about 1788
Death 30 August 1862 ‎(Age 74)‎ Thompson township, Geauga county, Ohio
12 years
Wife
 
Sarah ‎(unknown)‎ ‎(I81700746)‎
Birth about 1800 Vermont

Marriage: 12 May 1833 -- Geauga county, Ohio