4 August 1921–April 1985 (Age 63)
Malvern, Carroll, Ohio, United States

The Life of Lela Faye

When Lela Faye NEWCOMER was born on 4 August 1921, in Malvern, Carroll, Ohio, United States, her father, John Franklin Newcomer, was 25 and her mother, Mary Leona Lewis, was 22. She married Wilbur L. Dray on 19 March 1938. She died in April 1985, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Carrollton, Carroll, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilbur L. Dray
Marriage: 19 March 1938

Spouse and Children

19 March 1938

Parents and Siblings



    Earl F Newcomer


    Catherine Leone Newcomer




    Harold Newcomer


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Jewish (American): Americanized name of any of various European originals with this meaning.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lela Newcomer in household of John Newcomer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lela Faye Newcomer Dray, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lela Faye NEWCOMER - female

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