David Ray

Male1 September 1804–15 February 1805

Brief Life History of David

When David Ray was born on 1 September 1804, in Rutland, Vermont, United States, his father, Harmon Ray, was 22 and his mother, Lydia Churchill, was 18. He died on 15 February 1805, in his hometown, at the age of 0.

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Harmon Ray
Lydia Churchill
David Ray
Annie Ray
Sophia Ray
Leonard Clark Ray
Harriet Eliza Ray
Rosey Emeline Ray
Eunice Churchill Ray
John Sage Ray
Albert Jackson Ray
William Burge Ray
Lydia Jane Ray

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    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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