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  • ID: I7091
  • Name: William WRAY
  • Given Name: William
  • Surname: Wray 1
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 1620 in Fare, Co. Donegal, Ireland
  • Death: 24 Jun 1710 in Of Castle Wray, Donegal 2
  • Event: SOURCE
  • Note: http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=m ccausland&id=I7563
  • _UID: FC23DBE7C9A0433096BBF430A08A1B8F0674
  • Change Date: 21 Jun 2015 at 14:32
  • Note: Will of William WRAY, Fore, County Donegal, Esq. To be buri ed in church of Clandahorkae. Wife Angel WRAY. Son Humphre y WRAY. Articles made on the marriage of my son Humphrey WR AY with Mrs. Ann Brooke. Articles of marriage of my son Hen ry WRAY with Mrs. Joan Jackson. Sons in law James SINCLAIR , gent, and George KNOX. Daughter Rebecca BABINGTON. Grands on's William and Henry BABINGTON. The heirs of Richard PORT ER, deceased. John RICHARDSON, Kill. My servant, Samuel DEN SMORE. Servant Thomas BLAIRE, Fore. Mrs. Ann SINCLAIR. Capt . Henry HART. William FINLAY, Drumnatinny. Estate purchase d by Hugh HAMILL and William SAMPSON, esquires. Sale of Gre nforth estate from William GODFREY, Benjamin GALLAND and m y son-in-law Capt. William BABINGTON deed. With payments t o Mr. John HUMBLE, John EVANS, and Capt. George HAMILTON. T rinamulland, Greenforth [Grenforth] (?Greenfort, Co. Donega l), Urney, Raymmunterdawney, Brunleck and Glassagh. Castlew ray, Clandormount (situation not mentioned). Fore, Co, Done gal. WITNESSES: George KNOX, Pattrick DENSMOORE, Samuel DEN SMOORE. Memorial witnessed by Humphrey WRAY, George KNOX, T homas KNOX. Samuel DENMOORE seal,



    Father: Henry WRAY b: 1591 in Carnegilla, Co. Donegal, Ireland
    Mother: Elizabeth GORE b: Abt 1595 in Co. Donegal, Ireland

    Marriage 1 Ann SAMPSON b: 1624 in Fare, Co. Donegal, Ireland
    • Married: 28 Aug 1655 in Derry Cathedral, Templemore, Derry, Ireland
    • Event: Marriage
    • Note: He was listed as William WARREN rather than William WRAY.
    • Change Date: 22 Mar 2016
    Children
    1. Has Children Henry WRAY b: 1669 in Of Castle Wray, Co. Donegal, Ireland
    2. Has Children Rebecca WRAY b: Abt 1675 in Castle Wray, Co. Donegal, Ireland

    Marriage 2 Angel GALBRAITH b: Abt 1647 in Fare, Co. Donegal, Ireland
    • Married: 1678 in Castle Wray, Co. Donegal, Ireland
    • Change Date: 22 Mar 2016
    Children
    1. Has Children Humphry WRAY b: 1682 in Castle Wray, Co. Donegal, Ireland
    2. Has No Children Elizabeth WRAY
    3. Has No Children Lettice WRAY b: 1681 in Castle Wray, Co. Donegal, Ireland
    4. Has No Children Isabella WRAY b: Abt 1685 in Castle Wray, Co. Donegal, Ireland
    5. Has No Children Mariana WRAY b: Abt 1687 in Castle Wray, Co. Donegal, Ireland

    Sources:
    1. Abbrev: Note
      Title: Note
      Quality: 3
      Text: http://yourarchives.nationalarchives.gov.uk/index.php?title =Wray_of_Ards
      John Wray of Carnegilla (settled in Ireland temp Elizabet h I who r.1558-1603) 1. Henry Wray of Castle Wray, co. Done gal (a 1639)
    2. Abbrev: Miscellaneous
      Title: Miscellaneous
      Quality: 3
      Text: Stone in old grave yard
      near Dunfanaghy
      http://ied.dippam.ac.uk/records/23610
      NEAR THIS PLACE ARE LAID
      UP IN HOPES OF A JOYFUL
      RESURECTION [RESURRECTION ?] THE [REQUIES?] OF
      WILLIAM WRAY OF CASTELL [CASTLE ?]
      WRAY ESQR WHO DURING THE
      MOST PART OF HIS LIFE
      APPLYD [APPLIED ?] HIMSELF SO ZEALOUSLY
      TO THE SERVICE OF HIS CONTRY [COUNTRY ?]
      AS TO MAKE IT TRULY SENSIBL [SENSIBLE ?]
      OF [EY ?] LOSS IT SUSTAINED BY
      HIS DEATH HE WAS DECENDED [DESCENDED ?]
      OF VERY GOOD PARENTAGE
      AND WAS TWICE MARRIED INTO
      TWO CREDITABLE FAMILIES AND
      LEFT ISSUE SURVEVING [SURVIVING ?] BY HIS
      FIRST WIFE ANN SAMPSON
      HENRY & REBECCA BY HIS SECOND
      WIFE ANGEL KILBRETH HUMPHREY
      LETICE ELIZABETH ISABELL &
      MARIAN TWO SONS ARE POSSESED [POSSESSED ?]
      EACH OF THEM OF A CONSIDERABLE
      ESTEATE [ESTATE ?] ONE WHEREOF WAS
      INTIRLY [ENTIRELY ?] OF HIS OWN AQUIRING [ACQUIRING ?]
      & YE DAUGHERS ARE DISPOSED OF
      & MATCHD [MATCHED ?] INTO GOOD FAMILIES
      BEING THERE INTO RECOMENDED [RECOMMENDED?]
      BY YE ADVANTAGE OF A VERTIOUS [VIRTUOUS ?]
      EDUCATION AND AGREABLE [AGREEABLE ?]
      FORTUNE HE DIED YE 24 DAY
      OF JUNE IN YE YEAR OF OUR LORD
      1710 & LEFT HIS FRIENDS JUSTLY
      GRIVED [GRIEVED ?] & CONCERNED FOR HIS DEATH
      BUT MUCH IMPROVED & BETERED [BETTERED ?]
      BY HIS GOOD EXAMPEL [EXAMPLE ?] THIS
      MONUMENT WAS ERECTED BY
      HIS SURVEING [SURVIVING ?] CONSORT ANGEL
      AS A TOKEN OF HER LOVE & A
      PRESENT TO YE MEMORY OF
      AN AFECTIONAT [AFFECTIONATE ?] HUSBAND
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