Son of Marvin Colman and Martha Harvey "Mattie": (Pullen) Mayes.
First Name: Also found spelled as Raiford.
Last Name: Also found as Mayes.
Born: June 6, 1900 in Franklin, Macon County, North Carolina.
Alternate Place of Birth: Alabama.
Died: February 1, 1993 in Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland.
Buried: Plot: Block 27, Lot 88; Elmwood Cemetery, Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama.
1910 - 2605 Sammoth( (?) Street, Ward 2, Precinct 15, Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama.
April 3, 1930 - Paula Road, Precinct 14, Supervisor's District 4, Enumeration District 37-136, Jefferson County, Alabama.
1917 - Jefferson, Alabama.
1917 - Telephone Operator, ?? Telegraph Company.
November 12, 1938 - Wall Street Brokerage House.
Married: (1) Lois Irene Priets December 25, 1919 in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama.
(2) Katje Margareta "Kate" Breithaupt November 5, 1938 in Church of the Nativity, (Episcopal) Mineola, Nassau County, New York. (Ceremony performed by Rev. William B Sharp.)

1910 Census

1910 Census
Name: Raiford G Mayes
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1910
Event Place: Tuscaloosa Ward 2, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
District: 159
Gender: Male
Age: 9
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Birth Year (Estimated): 1901
Birthplace: Alabama
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Alabama
Mother's Birthplace: Alabama
Sheet Number and Letter: 2B
Household ID: 35
Line Number:
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M1283
GS Film number: 1374048
Digital Folder Number: 004327217
Image Number: 00714
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Marvin C Mayes M 31 Alabama
Wife Mattie H Mayes F 28 Alabama
Son Raiford G Mayes M 9 Alabama
Son Roy C Mayes M 7 Alabama
Daughter Mildrid E Mayes F 5 Alabama
Son Marvin C Mayes M 4 Alabama
Daughter Eloise Mayes F 2 Alabama

1930 Census

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