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Re: Marion Arthur Pray and Ernest Pray Delta, Ohio
Posted by: m lozer (ID *****3149) Date: April 21, 2009 at 10:16:05
In Reply to: Marion Arthur Pray and Ernest Pray Delta, Ohio by Douglas Borck of 326

First Generation

1. Evelyn HARRINGTON, daughter of George HARRINGTON and Mabel HOOD, was born about 1862.
Evelyn married Joseph PRAY on 25 Dec 1883 in Fulton Co. OH, son of Miles Schuyler PRAY and Catherine COVERT. The marriage ended in divorce. Joseph was born on 5 Jul 1860, died on 29 Jan 1938 in Delta, Fulton Co, Ohio at age 77, and was buried in Greenlawn Cem., Delta, OH.

General Notes:

Name: Joseph M. Pray
Death date: 29 Jan 1938
Death place: Wauseon Twp., Fulton, Ohio
Birth date: 05 Jul 1860
Birth place: Delta, Ohio
Age at death: 77 years 6 months 24 days
Gender: Male
Marital status: Divorced
Race or color: American
Street address: 608 Fernwood
Occupation: Farmer
Residence: Wauseon, Fulton Co., Ohio
Burial date: 02 Feb 1938
Burial place: Delta, OH
Cemetery name: Green Lawn Cem.
Spouse name: Eva Pray
Father name: Miles Pray
Father birth place: Canada
Mother name: Cathrine Covert
Mother birth place: N.Y.
GSU film number: 2023555
Digital GS number: 4121561
Image number: 1000
Reference number: fn 6898
Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953

Children from this marriage were:

+ 2 M i. Marion Arthur PRAY was born on 23 Sep 1885, died on 19 Dec 1945 in Lucas Co .OH at age 60, and was buried in Greenlawn Cem., Fulton Co., Delta, OH.

+ 3 M ii. Earnest Alfred PRAY was born on 18 Jun 1889 in Fulton Co. OH. Evelyn next married James EICHER on 13 Dec 1894 in Fulton Co. OH, son of Phillip EICHER and Nancy
NEWILL. James was born in Nov 1862.


General Notes:

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: James Eicher
Home in 1900: Delta, Fulton, Ohio
Age: 37
Birth Date: Nov 1862
Birthplace: Ohio
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Male
Relationship to head-of-house: Head
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Spouse's Name: Eva
Marriage Year: 1895
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 5
Residence : Delta Village, Fulton, Ohio
Household Members: Name Age
James Eicher 37 head
Eva Eicher 37 wife
Marion Pray 14 stepson
Earnest Pray 10 stepson
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1910 United States Federal Census
Name: James N Eicher
Age in 1910: 47
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1863
Birthplace: Ohio
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Spouse's Name: Eva N
Home in 1910: York, Fulton, Ohio
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
James N Eicher 47 head
Eva N Eicher 47 wife
Leta M Eicher 9 daughter
Ernest A Pray 20 stepson
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1920 United States Federal Census
Name: James N Eicher
Home in 1920: Hudson, Lenawee, Michigan
Age: 57 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1863
Birthplace: Ohio
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Eva M
Father's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Image: 108

Household Members: Name Age
James N Eicher 57
Eva M Eicher 57
Ernest A Pray 29 stepson
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1930 United States Federal Census
Name: James N Eicher
Home in 1930: Hudson, Lenawee, Michigan
Age: 67
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1863
Birthplace: Ohio
Relation to Head of House: Head
Race: White
Household Members: Name Age
James N Eicher 67
Lelah M Beck 29 dau
Ralph R Beck 37 son inlaw
James F Beck 12 grandson
Billie E Beck 6 grandson

The child from this marriage was:

+ 4 F i. Lelah M. EICHER was born about 1901.

Second Generation (Children)

2. Marion Arthur PRAY (Evelyn 1) was born on 23 Sep 1885, died on 19 Dec 1945 in Lucas Co .OH at age 60,
and was buried in Greenlawn Cem., Fulton Co., Delta, OH.

General Notes:

Was married when he registered for the WW I draft in 1917 and employed by the Atlas Printing Company

====================
1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Marion A Pray
Home in 1920: Delta, Fulton, Ohio
Age: 34 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1886
Birthplace: Ohio
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Lonie F
Father's Birth Place: Ohio
Mother's Birth Place: Ohio
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Image: 1151

Household Members: Name Age
Marion A Pray 34
Lonie F Pray 39
Ralph T Pray 11
===================================

Name: Marion Pray
Death date: 19 Dec 1945
Death place: State Hospital, Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States
Birth date: 23 Sep 1885
Birth place: Delta, Ohio
Age at death: 60 years 2 months 26 days
Gender: Male
Marital status: Married
Race or color: Caucasian
Occupation: watch maker
Burial place: Delta, OH
Cemetery name: Greenlawn Cemetery
Spouse name: Lonie Pray
Father name: Joseph Pray
Mother name: Eva Harrington
GSU film number: 2372647
Digital GS number: 4072621
Image number: 01404
Reference number: 74813
Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953
Marion married Lonnie Fay THOMPSON on 21 Mar 1908 in Fulton Co. OH.

The child from this marriage was:

------------ 5 M i. Ralph Thompson PRAY.

3. Earnest Alfred PRAY (Evelyn 1) was born on 18 Jun 1889 in Fulton Co. OH.

General Notes:

Was single in 1917 when he registered for WW I and listed himself as a self employed weaver of rugs.

Earnest married Violet GERRY.

The child from this marriage was:

------------ 6 F i. Hazel PRAY.

4. Lelah M. EICHER (Evelyn 1) was born about 1901.
Lelah married Ralph R. BECK on 23 Jun 1917 in Fulton Co. OH, son of Frank BECK and Lillian "Lillie" CHRISTY. Ralph was born about 1893 in Ohio.


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