‘Our’ time in Bermuda

1 Jul

The Ellis Island record of my father’s arrival in the U.S. – his last name was “Wray” then – says he arrived from Hamilton Bermuda in 1923 at age 26. The record clearly states that he was born in Barbados, so until I found these columns I was not sure what the Bermuda connection was. Now I know! He worked for the Bermuda Colonist and Gazette, a daily, while there.

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