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Ray Elbert Downing

Male 1889 - 1962  (72 years)


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  • Name Ray Elbert Downing  [1
    Born 15 Sep 1889  Herkimer, Marshall, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Centre, Marshall, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Romulus Downing, 44, farmer, born in Indiana. Ada Downing, 39, born in Kansas. Edward Downing, 19, laborer, born in Kansas. Gertie Downing, 17, born in Kansas. Ray Downing, 10, born in Kansas. Abram Bennett, 81, widowed, born in Ohio.
    Census 1920  Bow Creek, Phillips, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Ray E. Downing, 30, farmer, born in Kansas. Ethel L. Downing, 26, born in Kansas. Ray A. Downing, 3, born in Kansas. Ferdinand J. Unger, 23, brother-in-law, farm labor, born in Kansas.
    Census 1930  Kirwin, Phillips, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Ray E. Downing, 40, carpenter, real estate $2800, born in Kansas, married at age 26. Ethel L. Downing, 36, born in Kansas, married at age 21. Ray E. Downing, 13, born in Kansas. Carol M. Downing, 8, born in Kansas.
    Buried Aug 1962  Marysville Cemetery, Marysville, Marshall, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 17 Aug 1962  , , Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I1584  7_families
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2011 

    Father Romulus Downing,   b. 28 Dec 1855, , Boone, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1918, Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Ada Adelaid Bennett,   b. 12 Oct 1860, , Doniphan, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1943, Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1879  Kirwin, Phillips, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F524  Group Sheet

    Family Ethel Unger,   b. 14 Jun 1893, , , Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1988, , Nemaha, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1916  , , Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ray E. Downing,   b. 15 Sep 1916, , Phillips, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1990  (Age 74 years)
     2. Living
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F369  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Jan 1916 - , , Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Bow Creek, Phillips, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Kirwin, Phillips, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aug 1962 - Marysville Cemetery, Marysville, Marshall, Kansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Aug 1962 - , , Kansas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S161] Bennett Family, Elsie Bennett Essex, (Lebanon, Ind. : Pioneer Press, 1912).

    2. [S163] Social Security Death Index - Roots Web, Rootsweb.com, (Online ).

    3. [S202] Kansas, Marshall, Centre - 1900 - Federal Census, Kansas, Marshall, Centre, (www.ancestry.com).

    4. [S46] Kansas, Phillips, Bow Creek - 1920 - Federal Census, Kansas, Phillips, Bow Creek, (www.ancestry.com).

    5. [S45] Kansas, Phillips, Kirwin - 1930 - Federal Census, Kansas, Phillips, Kirwin, (www.ancestry.com).