BIOGRAPHIES of HENDERSON COUNTY

WILLIAM M. BRAY

Postmaster (Chester Co); born in Henderson Co., Tenn., Nov. 26, 1843; son of John and Minerva Ann (Walker) Bray; father’s occupation farmer; received common school education; began business career as a farmer and continued in that business in Henderson Co., Tenn., for fifteen years; moved to Henderson, Tenn., and entered in the mercantile business and continued in that business twenty years; appointed Postmaster at Henderson, Tenn., in 1897, and is the present incumbent; married Harriet F. Fuller July 6, 1861; member F. & A.M. and I.O.O.F.; Republican; member of the Baptist church.
Source: Who’s Who in Tennessee, Memphis: Paul & Douglass Co., Publishers, 1911; transcribed by Kim Mohler

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