Lawrence Henry Murphy

11 June 1934–5 March 1991 (Age 56)
Forest Grove, Washington, Oregon, United States

The Life of Lawrence Henry

When Lawrence Henry Murphy was born on 11 June 1934, in Forest Grove, Washington, Oregon, United States, his father, William Larry Murphy, was 24 and his mother, Jessie Alice Davidson, was 17. He lived in Election Precinct 18, Washington, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 5 March 1991, in Hillsboro, Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Hillsboro, Washington, Oregon, United States.

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William Larry Murphy
Jessie Alice Davidson
Patrick Larry Murphy
Lawrence Henry Murphy

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 1

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.

Age 16

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murchadha ‘descendant of Murchadh’, a personal name composed of the elements muir ‘sea’ + cath ‘battle’, i.e. ‘sea-warrior’. This was an important family in Tyrone.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lawrence Murphey in household of William Murphey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mr Lawrence H Murphy, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Lawrence Henry Murphy, "Find A Grave Index"

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