Sarah Jane Murray

Female3 May 1863–25 April 1922

Brief Life History of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Murray was born on 3 May 1863, in Hillsboro, Highland, Ohio, United States, her father, John Murray, was 22 and her mother, Christina Stroop, was 23. She married Daniel Thomas Morgan in 1888. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Waynesville, Wayne Township, Warren, Ohio, United States in 1900. She died on 25 April 1922, in Wayne Township, Warren, Ohio, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Miami MM, Warren, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Thomas Morgan
Sarah Jane Murray
Marriage: 1888
Russell Alva Morgan
Alva Burrell Morgan
John Harvy Morgan
Rachel C. Morgan
Melania Morgan
Joseph Alferd Morgan
Harriet Louise Morgan
Mabel Thelma Morgan
Raymond Morgan
Catherine Morgan
infant Morgan

Sources (70)

  • Sarah J Murray in household of John Murray, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah J. Murray, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Sarah J Morgan, "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    1865 · The Assassination of a President

    Age 2

    "While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 18

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    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 .

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muireadhaigh ‘descendant of Muireadhach’ a personal name meaning ‘mariner’. Occasionally it may be a shortened form of McMurray .

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

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