Caudy Garland Gray

September 1896–2 August 1964 (Age 67)
West Virginia, United States

The Life of Caudy Garland

When Caudy Garland Gray was born in September 1896, in West Virginia, United States, his father, Henry Newton Gray, was 37 and his mother, Regina Susanna Spaid, was 39. He married Beulah Belle Arnold about 1918. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Sherman District, Hampshire, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years and Capon District, Hampshire, West Virginia, United States in 1930. He died on 2 August 1964, in Hardy, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Wardensville, Hardy, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Caudy Garland Gray
1896–1964
Beulah Belle Arnold
1896–1956
Marriage: about 1918
Bryan A Gray
1917–1970
Forrest Garland Gray
1919–1993
Willard Eugene Gray
1920–1972
Opal Virginia Gray
1922–1989
Harold Galen Gray
1923–1960
Cecil Newton Gray
1924–1990
Ehum Mill Gray
1926–1926
Elwood Miller Gray
1926–1930
Gentry Haskell Gray
1927–2008
Margel Love Gray
1931–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1918
children

(10)

    Bryan A Gray

    Male1917–1970Male

    Forrest Garland Gray

    Male1919–1993Male

    Willard Eugene Gray

    Male1920–1972Male

    Opal Virginia Gray

    Female1922–1989Female

    Harold Galen Gray

    Male1923–1960Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1859–1943Male

    Regina Susanna Spaid

    Female1857–1926Female

siblings

(4)

    Carrie M. Gray

    Female1894–Female

    Katie J Gray

    Female1895–Female

    Rothe Gray

    Female1896–Female

    Male1896–1964Male

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1899 · USS Shubrick is Launched

Age 3

On March 11, 1899 the USS Shubrick was laid, on October 31, 1899 it was launched. The ship was named after William Branford Shubrick. It was sponsored by Miss Caroline Shubrick and commissioned in 1901 with Lt Allen M Cook in command.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for someone with gray hair or a gray beard, from Old English græg ‘gray’. In Scotland and Ireland it has been used as a translation of various Gaelic surnames derived from riabhach ‘brindled’, ‘gray’ ( see Reavey ). In North America this name has assimilated names with similar meaning from other European languages.2 English and Scottish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Graye in Calvados, France, named from the Gallo-Roman personal name Gratus, meaning ‘welcome’, ‘pleasing’ + the locative suffix -acum.3 French and Swiss French: habitational name from Gray in Haute-Saône and Le Gray in Seine-Maritime, both in France, or from Gray-laville in Switzerland, or a regional name from the Swiss canton of Graubünden.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Caudy G Gray, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Candy Gray in household of Henry Gray, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Candie G. Gray in household of Henry Gray, "United States Census, 1900"

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