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Marvel Alice Ray

Marvel Alice Ray

Female 1892 - 1990  (97 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has 76 ancestors and 96 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Marvel Alice Ray 
    Born 10 May 1892  South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1900  Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910  South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 19 Oct 1910  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1920  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1930  South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 28 Feb 1990  Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 3 Mar 1990  South Jordan Cemetery, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I69  mytree
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2022 

    Father Edward Ray,   b. 22 Mar 1863, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1957, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Julia Amanda Ostler,   b. 15 Feb 1866, Bridport, Dorsetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1951, West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1887  Bingham Junction, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F60  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry John Pedersen,   b. 9 Oct 1889, Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1961, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1910  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Utah, Marriages, 1887-1966 - Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M74316 - 7, System Origin: Utah-EASy, GS Film number: 429076
    Children 
    +1. Mary Grace Peterson,   b. 6 Nov 1911, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1990, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +2. Henry LeVaughn Peterson,   b. 14 Jan 1913, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1983, Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Leonard George Peterson,   b. 15 Jun 1914, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1927, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 12 years)
     4. Roland Peterson,   b. 3 Dec 1916, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1916, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +5. Eugene Allen Peterson,   b. 26 Dec 1917, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1961, Mountains East of Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    +6. DeVerl Peterson,   b. 12 Sep 1919, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1986, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +7. Harold Peterson,   b. 13 Jan 1922, Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1997, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +8. Dorothy Marvel Peterson,   b. 22 Mar 1924, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 2007, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +9. Helen Ruth Peterson,   b. 7 Sep 1926, South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 2001, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F54  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 May 1892 - South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInitiatory (LDS) - 19 Oct 1910 - SLAKE Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Oct 1910 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - South Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Feb 1990 - Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Mar 1990 - South Jordan Cemetery, Salt Lake, Utah, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Ray, Marvel Alice b1892 Portrait
    Ray, Marvel Alice b1892 Portrait
    Ray, Marvel A b1892 - Christmas 1980
    Ray, Marvel A b1892 - Christmas 1980
    Helen, Dorothy, Grace, Marvel Ray, Vaughn, DeVerl and Harold Peterson
    Helen, Dorothy, Grace, Marvel Ray, Vaughn, DeVerl and Harold Peterson
    Peterson Family, Helen, Dorothy, Grace, Marvel, Vaughn, DeVerl, Harold
    Peterson Family, Helen, Dorothy, Grace, Marvel, Vaughn, DeVerl, Harold

    Headstones
    Pedersen, Henry J b1889 - Ray, Marvel b1892
    Pedersen, Henry J b1889 - Ray, Marvel b1892

  • Notes 
    • Death: U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014

      Obituary: Marvel Alice Ray Peterson, loving mother, grandmother and sister, died February 28, 1990 at the age of 97.

      Born May 10, 1892 to Edward and Julia Ostler Ray. Married Henry J. Peters on October 19, 1910 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He preceded her in death November 17, 1961. Active member of the LDS Church, holding many positions in the Wells Ward. Survived by two daughters, Mrs. R. F. (Dorothy) Wilson; Helen McCaul; son, Harold Peterson; 24 grandchildren; 66 great-grandchildren; and many great-great-grandchildren. Also a sister, June Ferguson. Preceded in death by one daughter and five sons. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 3, MacKay Lake Hills Mortuary, 1005 5 South Stat e Street, Sandy, where friends may call Friday evening, 6- 8 p.m., and one hour prior to services. Interment, South Jordan Cemetery.



      MARVEL ALICE RAY

      Marvel Alice Ray was born 10 May 1892 in South Jordan, Utah, to Edward Ray and Julia Amanda Ostler. She lived with her grandparents from age two years until she was married. She married Henry John Peterson on 19 October 1910 in the Salt Lake Temple. He was born 9 October 1889 in Sandy, Utah, to Oliver Pederson and Johanna Rebecca Hagstrom. They were the parents of nine children: Mary Grace, Henry LaVaughn, Leonard George, Roland, Eugene Allen, DeVerl, Harold, Dorothy Marvel, and Helen Ruth.
      After their Marriage, they lived in South Jordan. They later moved to Midvale, and then back to South Jordan where he operated a small store for about five years. In addition to running the store, he also was foreman at the U.S. Smelter and also did some farming. He sold his store and they moved to Salt Lake City where they made their home.
      Marvel completed the eighth grade in school, which as much school as most children received then.
      She worked in many positions in the LDS church: Primary President, Second Counselor in the Relief Society, and she sang in the ward choir. She loved singing in the choir. Ward choirs sang in competition with one another, at which time the South Jordan Choir won a trophy for best choir. Marvel has made many Quilts, bedspreads, pillows, and other handiwork.

      Henry passed away November 17, 1961 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

      Source: Thomas Hodder Ostler and Joan Cousins Stevens: Their Descendants and Ancestors, 1985m Mary Teerlink