I believe James Ray ALFREY is enumerated in the following census records:
1850 Federal Census Alfrey, Ray State: California Year: 1850 County: El Dorado Roll: Township: Md Fork American Rvr Page:58 (no age or state of birth listed) ----- 1860 Federal Census not found ----- 1870 Federal Census 8 Aug 1870 Alfrey, Rey Age:52 Gender:M Race:W Birthplace:KY State:Washington County:WALLA WALLA Locale:PATIT P O Series:M593 Roll:1683 Part:1 Page:299A Alfrey, Rey52KY.farmer ----- note: Columbia Co., WA. was created on November 11, 1875 from Walla Walla Co., WA. ----- 1880 Federal Census 10 June 1880 Census Index: U.S. Selected States/Counties Census Place: District 3, Columbia, WashingtonE.D. 53 Source: FHL Film 1255396National Archives Film T9-1396Page 154B Relation Sex Marr Race Age Birthplace James R. ALFREY Self M M W 62 KY Occ: Farmer Fa: VA Mo: KY Ella ALFREY Wife F M W 20 WI Occ: Keeping House Fa: WI Mo: WI ----- No record of his death or burial record known.