1790–before October 1824 (Age 34)
Grainger, Tennessee, United States
When Washington Rayl was born in 1790, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States, his father, Samuel Rayle I, was 38 and his mother, Mrs Rayl, was 36. He married Keziah Howell on 26 April 1822, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died before October 1824, in Roane, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 34.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
Thanks to the Declaration for a Pension made by Samuel on February 21, 1834, in Jefferson County, TN, when he was nearly 82 years old, we are able to trace much of his life. When he was fourteen year …