Thomas Lorenzo Obray

23 July 1821–21 October 1899 (Age 78)
Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas Lorenzo

When Thomas Lorenzo Obray was born on 23 July 1821, in Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, John Barnett Obray, was 29 and his mother, Eleanor Allen, was 34. He married Louisa Shelton on 24 June 1854, in Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States. He lived in Cache, Utah, United States in 1860. In 1880, at the age of 58, his occupation is listed as farmer in Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States. He died on 21 October 1899, in Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Paradise Cemetery, Paradise, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Thomas Lorenzo Obray
Ruth Nuttall Bradshaw
Marriage: 30 April 1864
Rosara Bradshaw Obray
Hyrum Bradshaw Obray
Hannah Bradshaw Obray
Selina Obray
Charles Bradshaw Obray
Ada Bradshaw Obray
Eva Bradshaw Obray
Caroline Bradshaw Obray
Martha Elizabeth Obray
Maude Bradshaw Obray
David Bradshaw Obray
Hilda Bradshaw Obray
Ruth Ellenor Obray
Lydia Bradshaw Obray

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 April 1864Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    1825 · Museum of Lancashire
    Age 4
    The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
    Age 22
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Aubrey .

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

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    History of Martha Shelton Obray

    Written by Martha Price Martha Shelton Obray was born 2 October 1830 at Southampton, New Brunswick, Canada, the daughter of David Booth Shelton and Bethia Slason Shelton. Her father, David Shelton w …

    Sources (74)

    • Thomas Obray, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Thomas L Obray, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Thomas L Obray in entry for Rosara Obray Thomas, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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