John Hayden Murley

Male15 October 1848–29 December 1918

Brief Life History of John Hayden

When John Hayden Murley was born on 15 October 1848, in Tompkinsville, Monroe, Kentucky, United States, his father, William B Murley, was 28 and his mother, Permelia Black D Autry, was 24. He married Mary Temple Page on 26 October 1873, in Clay, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 12 daughters. He lived in Cumberland, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Center Point, Monroe, Kentucky, United States for about 30 years. He died on 29 December 1918, in Tompkinsville, Monroe, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Center Point Cemetery, Meshack, Monroe, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Hayden Murley
Mary Temple Page
Marriage: 26 October 1873
James Thomas Murley
Nancy Jane Murley
Martha Alice Murley
Minnie Bessie Belle Murley
Malissa Hayden Murley
Loretta Black Murley
Mary Mollie Murley
Bessie Lincoln Murley
Sally Martin Murley
John William Murley
Ada Jane Murley
Sam Leslie Murley
Cora Elizabeth Murley
Amelia Lura Murley
Lucy Kate Murley

Sources (35)

  • John H Murley in household of Wm B Murley, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John H Musley, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • John H Murley, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1963"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 October 1873Clay, Tennessee, United States
  • Children (15)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1850 · 8th Most Populated State

    Age 2

    According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.


    Age 15

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

    Age 19

    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Cork and Kerry): variant of Morley .

    English (Cornwall and Somerset): habitational name from Murley in Uplowman (Devon). The placename derives from Old English mōr ‘moor’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. There may well have been some confusion with Morley .

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

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