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Re: Lawrence W. Gray (1909-1967) - IL/IA
Posted by: Jerri Strombeck (ID *****8880) Date: March 07, 2013 at 06:19:44
In Reply to: Lawrence W. Gray (1909-1967) - IL/IA by Soffia K of 52194

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I'm a vol, no relation

WWII Draft Reg Card
Walter Gray 167th St Tinley Park b Brandon IA 3/14/1889

1940 census, Bremen, Cook, Illinois 340 Harlem Ave.
Walter Gray 52 foreman street building
Alva Gray 47

next door
Lawrence Gray 30 drag line runner building construction
Lorraine 27
Joan 8
Richard 6
Gerald 4
John 2
in 1935 they lived in Midlothian, Cook, IL

1920 census, Oran, Fayette, IA
Walter Gray 31
Alta 26
Lawrence W 10
Collin D 8
Doris Ruth 6

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about Walter Gray

Walter Gray Buchanon Cty IA b 3/14/1889 Brandon, IA

Doris Ruth Gray b 12/12/1913

Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947
about Collin Duaine Gray
b 12/7/1911
f Walter Gray b IA
m Myrtle Alta Patterson b IA

1910 census, Buchanon Cty, IA
Walter Gray 23
Alta M 17
Lawrence W 10.12

1910 census, Harrison, Benton, IA
William H Gray 49 IA
Amanda S 49 WI
William L 18
Ona V 14

According to a tree on, Walter is the son of William H Gray and Amanda Serenda OHair

IA marriage records
Walter Gray b 1887 Buchanon County IA s of William Henry Gray and Mandy O Heir married
Myrtle Alta Patterson d of George Patterson and Rachael Irma Adams
married 10/8/1908 Independence, Buchanon, IA

1885 Iowa State Census, Jefferson, Buchanan, IA
William H Gray 23
Amanda 23
Mertie 3
Elsie 1
(Walter wasn't born yet)

William H Gray m Amanda Ohara 8/17/1880 Buchanan County, IA

Clarence Gray b 11/7/1880 Jefferson, Buchanan County, IA f William Gray m Margaret L Rouse Gray

1880 census, Jefferson, Buchanan, Iowa,
William Gray 41 IN
Margaret 35 IN
William H 19 IA
Edward 10 "
Joseph 8 "
Elizabeth 6 "
Delbert 2 "

William Alexander Gray m Margaret Rouse 11/7/1858 Buchanan County IA

1856 IA census, Buchanan, IA
Heneretta Rouse 38
Margaret 13
Joseph 9
John 7
Andrew 3


1900 census, Jefferson, Buchanan, IA
Sarah J Adams 65 OH f OH m OH
Alta Patterson 7 grandd IA f NY m IA

1895 IA census La Porte City, Blackhawk, IA
Sarah J Adams b OH age 61

Rachel Irene Adams m George Washington Patterson 8/29/1888
Buchanon IA

1880 census, Jefferson, Buchanon, IA
Sarah Adams 45
William 22
Mary 16
Allan 14
Steven P. 12
George 10
Irene 8
John 5
Sarah is Sarah Jane Williams Finley Adams

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