I don't know if this will help any for I am in the dark also. My grandfather was a Ray Cales from Hinton who also work for the railroad, my dads name is William Raymond Cales. What i know is that my grandmother a Bragg left Ray for another man, and took my dad and his brother to Ohio then to IND working railroad jobs. i also know Ray remarried a Lowe and had children by her also. hope this help.