Roy Lester McCray

5 May 1906–24 August 1986 (Age 80)
Clines Township, Catawba, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Roy Lester

When Roy Lester McCray was born on 5 May 1906, in Clines Township, Catawba, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Davis McCray, was 42 and his mother, Sally Belle Christopher, was 36. He married Evie Mae Bailey on 27 November 1930, in Cedartown, Polk, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Cedartown, Polk, Georgia, United States in 1935. He died on 24 August 1986, in Maiden, Catawba, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Maiden, Catawba, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roy Lester McCray
Evie Mae Bailey
Marriage: 27 November 1930
Paul Mccray
Ervin McCray
Mabell Mccray
Shirley Dean McCray

Spouse and Children

27 November 1930
Cedartown, Polk, Georgia, United States


    Paul Mccray


    Mabell Mccray


    Shirley Dean McCray


    Ervin McCray


Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 12

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of McRae .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Roy Mccray, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy L Mccray in household of John Mccray, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Roy Mc Crey in household of John D Mc Crey, "United States Census, 1920"

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