I would be most interested in talking to you.I have both PAULL'S and BUTLER'S in my lists. Do you have any photo'of the Paulls or the Butlers?Do any of these other sur-names come into your lists?
This is what I have to date.Does this fit in with any of your information?
JOHN AND ANN JANE:
Childrenof John and Ann Rowe all registered in Newlyn East
Elizabeth Jane b. 1805 married Samuel Gavid 1825 in East Newland.Samuel was born in Tregullow in 1802 and died in South Africa in 1854
Jennifer Jane b. July 2, 1809
Delilah Jane b. June 4, 1811
Hannah Janeb. April 10, 1813
John Janeb. February 11,. 1816
Charity James and Leonard Paull married April 30, 1874
Mary Paull b. February 22, 1775
Leonard Paull b. July 21, 1776
Nicholas Paull b. June 8, 1778
Elizabeth Paull b. September 19, 1779
Nicholas Paullb. June 30, 1871
Christain Paull b. August 5, 1783
Constance Paull b. January 9, 1875
JOHN BRAYmarriedCONSTANCE PAULLDecember3, 1803 in Redruth, Cornwall,England.
Witnessed by Alexander Bray and Edward Lemin
Children of JOHN BRAY and CONSTANCE PAULL:registered in Redruth parish, Cornwall, England.
Richard Brayb. May 27, 1804
John Brayb. October 20, 1805
William Brayb. September 11, 1808
Constance Brayb. June 4, 1808
Richard Brayb. November 3, 1812
STEPHEN BUTLER married ELIZABETH ALLEN August 22, 1801 Redruth, Cornwall, England.
Witnessed by James Butler and Edward Lemin.
Children of STEPHEN BUTLER and ELIZABETH ALLEN, registered in Redruth, Cornwall, England.
Stephen Butlerb. October 11, 1801
Thomas Butlerb. March 6, 1803
Elizabeth Butler b. November 10, 1805
Thomas Butlerb. January 3, 1808
John Butlerb. July 22, 1810
John Butlerb. June 21, 1812
Mary Butlerb. August 6, 1815
WILLIAM BRAY, miner, born December 11, 1808 in Redruth Cornwall, England anddeceased before April 27, 1854 according to his son’s John Bray’s marriage certificate. married Elizabeth Butler June 1, 1829,.Redruth Cornwall, England.
Witnesses being John Michel and G. F. Stevens. Elizabeth Butler was born November 10, 1805.
JOHN HORRELL, Cordwinder andShoemaker, deceased before April 27, 1854 according to his daughter’s Anna Maria Gavid Horrell’s marriage certificate married DELILAH JANE, m. December 28, 1829
Witnesses being Maryanne Jane and Catherine Carveth.
Children of JOHN HORRELL AND DELILAH JANE:
JOHN HORELL, Jr.b. May 16, 1830
HANNAH MARIA GAVID HORRELL b. December 2, 1834m. John Bray, Sr.both immigrated to US
Children ofWILLIAM BRAY AND ELIZABETH BUTLER
WILLIAM HENRY BRAY b. April 4, 1830
JOHN SAMUEL BRAY b. December 30, 1831 in Cornwall, England, The North Country, a copper miner, d. February 5, 1909, married April 27, 1854, at The Parish Church, Redruth, Cornwall, England.
Witnesses being, Elizabeth Peters and Thomas Andrews.
HANNAH/ANNA/ANNIE MARIA GAVIDformerly HORRELL, of Sandows Row,b. December 2, 1834,in England d. February 25, 1906, both buried in Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park, Illinois.I have a photo of her but none of him.
The Gavid name seems to have died out .I found very little on the Gavid name as yet.
RICHARD BRAY b. March 18, 1832
The Children of JOHN SAMUEL BRAY AND HANNAH MARIA GAVID HORRELL
ELIZABETH aka LILLIE/LILY/LYDA b. May 1, 1859/1860 in Pool,Registration district Redruth, in the sub-district of Illogan, County of Cornwall, England, d. December 17, 1891, in Ishpeming, Michigan of Typhus m. March 11, 1878 in Ishpeming, Michigan THOMAS FREDERICK FRANCIS, b. December 14, 1852 in Reduth, Cornwall, England.d. January 13, 1931 in Balmat New York, buried in Ishpeming, Michigan,a Michigan State Representative 1915-1925.I have a photo of him, but none of her that I can identify.She is the only one of the siblings born in England and she came over with her parents.
Elizabeth Bray-Francis had four children:
John Percival Francis b. 8-12-1886, Ishpeming, Michigan d. Liverpool, New York, successful in mining industry, very educated. d. January 24, 1976, married Marlea Eastman.
Clara Francis-Morrisette, b. 5-9-1880 Ishpeming, Michigan d. 6-1-1905of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Nagaunee, Michigan, buried November 10, 1910 in the Morrisette Family Plot in Nagaunee, Michigan, #00931.The owner of the plot was Thomas Morrisette, Jr.She married Joseph Morrisette, Jr.b.1877d.?I believe this couple had a daughter named Lettie Christina Morrissette.
James Foster Francisb. October 19, 1878 Ishpeming, Michigand. February 2, 1964 Stambaugh General Hospital, Iron Mountain, Michigan.His death certificate states, never in armed forces, never married.
Lulu Belle Francis-Hendra . b. April 4, 1883Ishpeming, Michigan. January, 1873Balmat, New York married Alfred Edward Hendra of Balmat, New York.
ALBERT H. BRAY b. abt. 1864 in Michigan, a miner d. (?) married MARY ELIZABETH (?) b. 1871 in Memphis Tennessee and d. in 1891 in childbirth.buried in Calvary Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois.Her vital statistics did not give her maiden name, nor her parents names. She may have died in childbirth.
And LOTTA. (2)no information on his second wife
may have lived in Detroit . Albert had a daughter named LOUISE aka LULU
Louise married JOHN SPECK.LOUISEhad a son named JOHNNY.Their ancestors come from Cornwall, England.ALBERT was best man at his brother JOHN BRAY m. SADIE O’REILLY weddingin
Chicago, Illinois 1893.
WILLIAM BRAYb. January 16, 1869 inOntonagon, Michigan a miner d. January 4, 1958, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, buried in Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park, Illinois, married ( 1) Carrie Cooper who left him for Jack Gordon to become a vaudeville star,(2) MARY ELIZABETH SCHRADER b. April 2, 1880 d. May 16, 1936, Glendale California, I have a photo of him.
Will and Carry Cooper had one daughter Estelle Bray b. who married Ory Blaine Huckins.Ory and Estelle had a daughter named Adelle Huckins who married Newton Snashall.Adelle and Newton had two daughters named Stephanie and Susan.
ELLA MAUDE BRAY b. September 25, 1872, in Ishpeming, Michigan, d. January 18, 1935 married WILLIAM ALEXANDER CLARK December 11, 1891, in Ishpeming, Michigan, buried in Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park, Illinois.He was born December 29, 1870in Crystal Falls, Michigan, a barber by trade and died about 1952 in Chicago, Illinois.I have their Wedding Picture.
Ella and Bill had three children:
William Gavid Clark, b. November 7, 1892 d. October 10, 1982 married Adeline Braeske aka Ada b. October 5, 1896 d. December 11, 1985.They had one son William Gavid Clark, Jr. b. February 12, 1922 married Betty Jane Bache February 2, 1994.She was born June 1, 1922.
Cryel Ryston Clark b. March 1, 1894, died March, 1975 in Jefferson, IndianaHe married Jane.She was born August 13, 1889 and died September, 1968.Cryel and Jane did not have any children.
Mariel Clark b. February, 1896 d. January 16, 1963 married George Albert Nolan.They had two children Lillian and Florence.Mariel then married George Becker.They had three sons, George, Herbert and Charles Becker.
CHARLES FREDERICK BRAY b. September 9, 1875, Michigan (Our family mystery, left home one day and was never seen or heard from again.)I have a photo of him.
Eighteenth Generation:LOUISA BRAY b. October 15, 1878, Michigan d. October 16, 1878, pneumonia
BABY GIRL BRAY b. November 15, 1879 d. November 16, 1879 suffocation.
JOHN SAMUEL BRAY b. July 20, 1866 in Rockland, Michigan d November 20, 1963 in Oak Park, Illinois married, June 24, 1893 in St. Malachi Church,Chicago, Illinois to SARAH ELLEN O’REILLY
witnesses being A. H. Bray and Mary Riely ( her sister Mary Louise OReilly-Kelly and his brother Albert H. Bray.)
b. October 18, 1873in Omro, Wisconsin d. December 28, 1935 in Oak Park, Illinois.she was a Mid-wife.He was a miner and a prospector for Standard Oil and later was responsible for maintenance of the infrastructure under the Chicago LOOP area.I have some photos of both of them.
John and Sarah had six children:
Mary Frances “Mamie” Bray, b. December 18, 1893, Omro, Wisconsin, d. November 13, 1970, Oak Park, Illinois.Mamie Bray never married and had no children.
Gerald Albert Bray b. April 28, 1896 married Mary Gleason July 19, 1922 in Oak Park, Illinois.She was born in 1893 and died February 17, 1959.Mary and Gerhad onesonwhomdied in infancy.
Charles Fredrick Bray b. June 18, 1898 d. November 9, 1966.Charlie never married, never had children.
John Alexander Bray b. June 22, 1901 d. February 15, 1961, married Rose Dyer and had one daughter, Rosemary Bray-Zacardi-Nesbitt.
Joseph Russell Bray “Russ”, b. April 8, 1907 d. July 19,. 1989, married Eleanor Joan O’Connor August 3, 1939. St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Washington Blvd. Chicago Illinois, witnesses being Ruth O’Connor Burke, her sister and John Bray, his brother.Eleanor was born April 14, 1915.
Margaret Lillian Bray b. March 2, 1914 d. November 13, 1998 married Clarence Arthur Vaillancourt August 7, 1937.He was born April 19, 1911.They had two daughters Kathleen Ann Vaillancourt-Klein and Barbara Jane Vaillancourt-Rowen.Kathleen married Kenneth Klein (divorced) and they had two children James and Lisa.Barbara married Thomas Rowen and had two children, Hollis and Lauren.
Eleanor and Russell had two daughters, Mary Jeanne Bray-Monhardt and Margaret Mary Bray-Schroeder.
Mary Jeanne Bray b. May 3, 1942 married, November 5, 1966 Richard William Monhardt b. August 3 , 1939.
Margaret Mary Brayb. July 14, 1945 married William Schroeder June, 1967.He was born July 7, 1945. they were married in June 22, 1968 in St. Monica Church.Children: William, Jr. and Jennifer.
William Jr. married Katie Lubovich, one child, Madison Jeanne Schroeder- Jennifer married Bruce Palermo, one child, Wyatt Bruce Palermo
Twenty First Generation:
Mary Jeanne and Richard had two daughters Heidi Jo Monhardt b. December 10, 1968 and Gretchen Ellen Monhardt b. August 28, 1970.
Heidi married John Scanlon September 10, 1991.Gretchen married William Matthew Miller, June 12, 1998.
Twenty First Generation:
Heidi Jo Monhardt and John Scanlon had a son named Liam Garrett Scanlon
Liam Garrett Scanlon b June 21, 1995.
Devan Matthew Miller b. April 21, 2002 - 2# 10oz. ( Holding his own jus now, pray for him we love him very much )
I have to change all the generations now, but this is correct, have to go backwards now.
All Best Wishes,