Mildred Elaine Ray

Female25 February 1916–14 February 1982

Brief Life History of Mildred Elaine

When Mildred Elaine Ray was born on 25 February 1916, in Jerome, Yavapai, Arizona, United States, her father, Milton James Ray, was 23 and her mother, Myrtle Slade, was 21. She married Raymon Monroe Cloer on 24 December 1938, in Jerome, Yavapai, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States for about 5 years and Supervisorial District 3, Yavapai, Arizona, United States in 1940. She died on 14 February 1982, in Clarkdale, Yavapai, Arizona, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Cottonwood, Yavapai, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymon Monroe Cloer
Mildred Elaine Ray
Marriage: 24 December 1938
James Michael Cloer
Jacqueline Rae Davis
Cleveland Andrew Cloer
Sharon Lee Cloer

Sources (33)

  • Mildred Elaine Ray, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
  • Mildred Elaine Ray in household of Milton James Ray, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Milton J Ray in entry for Raymon Monroe Cloer, "Arizona, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 December 1938Jerome, Yavapai, Arizona, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

    1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

    Age 5

    Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.

    1935 · The FBI is Established

    Age 19

    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Ray or Rey, perhaps a pet form of names beginning in Ray or Rey, especially Raymond .

    English: nickname from Old French rei ‘king’, denoting someone who behaved in a regal fashion, one with the bearing of a king, or referring to the mock king or lord in festive games and pageants, e.g. at Christmas, May Day, or harvest. Compare Roy and King .

    English: nickname from Middle English ræghe (Old English rǣge) ‘female roe deer’ or in northern England more likely northern Middle English , raa, rae, ray (Old English ) ‘roe deer’, perhaps for a timid person or swift runner. Compare Roe .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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