Charles Ray Family Photo, Thessalon, circa 1950


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
The photograph was taken at the Ray family farm, Thessalon, in October, 1950. The occasion was the gathering of the children of Mary Brown Ray, deceased on 10 Oct, 1950, for her funeral. Pictured left to right are children, Samuel James (Jim) Ray (1895-1953), Mary (Minnie) Ray Sutton (1897-1991), Richard Ray (1899-1979), Eunice Anne Ray Meyer (1902-2001, and Charles Harding Ray (1893-1982). The original farm house that sheltered the Charles Carney and Mary Brown Ray family is in the background.
Notes:
Mr. Charles Ray emigrated from Lurgen, Ireland and Mrs. Mary Ray (nee Brown) came from Kincardine, Ontario. Mr. Ray purchased the 160 acre farm in 1897 for $160.

The photograph was taken at the Ray family farm, Thessalon, in October, 1950. The occasion was the gathering of the children of Mary Brown Ray, deceased on 10 Oct, 1950, for her funeral. Pictured left to right are children, Samuel James (Jim) Ray (1895-1953), Mary (Minnie) Ray Sutton (1897-1991), Richard Ray (1899-1979), Eunice Anne Ray Meyer (1902-2001, and Charles Harding Ray (1893-1982).

The original farm house that sheltered the Charles Carney and Mary Brown Ray family is in the background.

This photo can be found in the Tweedsmuir History created by the Princess Elizabeth Women's institute.
Date of Original:
circa 1950
Dimensions:
Width: 4.5 in
Height: 2.5 in
Subject(s):
Collection:
Local History
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.25006 Longitude: -83.5666
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Thessalon Union Public Library
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Agency street/mail address

187 Main St. Box 549

Thessalon, ON P0R 1L0

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Charles Ray Family Photo, Thessalon, circa 1950


The photograph was taken at the Ray family farm, Thessalon, in October, 1950. The occasion was the gathering of the children of Mary Brown Ray, deceased on 10 Oct, 1950, for her funeral. Pictured left to right are children, Samuel James (Jim) Ray (1895-1953), Mary (Minnie) Ray Sutton (1897-1991), Richard Ray (1899-1979), Eunice Anne Ray Meyer (1902-2001, and Charles Harding Ray (1893-1982). The original farm house that sheltered the Charles Carney and Mary Brown Ray family is in the background.