Mary Murray

15 October 1853–13 July 1894 (Age 40)
Westminster, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Murray was born on 15 October 1853, in Westminster, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada, her father, George Murray, was 31 and her mother, Jane Nichol, was 27. She married George Gartley on 27 December 1883, in Westminster, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 13 July 1894, in London, Ontario, Canada West, British Colonial America, at the age of 40, and was buried in Pond Mills, London Township, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

George Gartley
1853–1936
Mary Murray
1853–1894
Marriage: 27 December 1883
John Allen Gartly
1885–1959
A John Gartley
1885–
Jane Gartley
1887–1970
William Gartly
1888–
James Gartley
1890–1931
Isabella Gartley
1892–1930
Adam Forbes Gartley
1894–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 December 1883Westminster, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (4)

    1867 · Ontario Founded
    Age 14
    On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
    1869
    Age 16
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    1883 · Mining Boom
    Age 30
    In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 66484;2007: 136576; 2010: 184910)Scottish: habitational name from Moray in northeastern Scotland, which derives from Celtic mori- ‘sea’ + treb- ‘settlement’. The founder of the Scottish house of Murray was a Fleming named Freskin who was granted Strathbrock in West Lothian and Duffus in Moray by David I. The family took its name from the region in the late 12th century.Irish and Scottish: shortened form of McMurray .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

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    Murrah
    Murie
    Merhi
    Murrey
    McMurray
    Murra
    Murrie

    Sources (17)

    • Mary Murray in entry for John Gartley, "Ontario Births, 1869-1911"
    • Mary Murray in household of George Murray, "Canada Census, 1881"
    • Mary Murray in entry for Edward Francis Forbes and Helen Barbara Lapier, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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