Whray, David (Wray)
Born: 1811 South Carolina
Flourished: 1834-05-05 Sangamon County, Illinois
Alternate name: Wray
Whray moved to New Salem, Illinois, in 1831, but had left the village by 1836. In 1841, Whray married Hannah Hoffman in Adams County, Illinois, and they had four children.
Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, Adams County, 21 July 1841, Illinois State Archives, Springfield, IL; Benjamin P. Thomas, Lincoln's New Salem (1954; reprint, Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1988), 12, 52; Portrait and Biographical Record of Adams County, Illinois (Chicago: Chapman Brothers, 1892), 342.