It was 1852 on Dec.1 in Pontotoc county Mississippi when John
Booker Woodson Wray s/o Thomas Wray of GA.
requested the hand of Carolyn Matilda Dyson d/o Abraham Dyson
of Tn. in marriage till they were parted by death.
She accepted, and many children they did rear at 'The Wray ol' Place'of the Lappatubbie bottoms of Mississippi.
(1)Sarah Jane Wray:b*Nov.10,1853-d*Oct.30,1947
buried in Tarrant county Tx.
m>(a)Tom Dyson,(b)Matthew Craig,and(c)Joseph George Robbins
(2)Thomas Eli Wray:b*July 26,1856-d*Sept.28,1940
buried in Macedonia Cemetery in Miller county, Ark.
m>(a)Elizabeth Catherine Mitchell Cook,and
(b)Mary Eva Holland Jones Hatcher.
(3)Rebecca Emeline Wray:b*May 13,1859-d*Nov.2,1954
(4)Elizabeth Wray:b*1861-m>(a)Steve Jack Todd
(5)Callie Fornie Wray:b*July 4,1863-d*Sept.30,1921
buried in Cass county Tx.
m>(a)William Benton Cook on June 4,1885 in Pontotoc co.Ms.
(6)William Monroe Wray:b*1865-d*May6,1941
buried in Wayne Ok.
m>(a)Martha Williams and (b)Nancy Rebecca Graham.
(7)John Henry Wray:b*1867-? buried in Weatherford,OK.
m>(a)Amanda Penny and,(b)Lizzie Whitehead.
(8)Charles Plez Wray:b*Feb.11,1870-d*Aug.14,1943
buried in Corinth Cemetery in Cass co. Tx.
m>(a)Ida Penny in Cass co. Tx. in 1888 and
(b)Nancy Ann Penny (c)Maggie Mae Stratford Holland in 1912
I have more information if needed and would love to have more
if anyone knows more, so let's share!! :o)
I have very little on my Akins side....
James Isaac Campbell Aiken born abt.1858 in Mississippi
(not sure of the county)but he married Elizabeth Missouri Hanes
in approx.1879 in Cass co. Tx. she was born in Cass co.Tx. in 1858
Their children were.....
(3)Lee Roy Green:(possibly not a son)
I have more information on this line as well but it is breif.