Terence Murphy

1831–Male
Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland

The Life of Terence

Terence Murphy was born in 1831, in Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland as the son of James Murphy and Bridget Quinn. He married Rose Meegan in 1852, in Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Terence Murphy
1831–
Rose Meegan
1833–
Marriage: 1852
Mary
1853–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1852
Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland
children

(1)

    Mary

    Female1853–Female

Parents and Siblings

    James Murphy

    MaleMale

    Bridget Quinn

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(5)

    Male1831–Male

    Andrew Murphy

    Male1833–Male

    Patrick Naughton

    Male1835–Male

    Peter Murphy

    Male1838–Male

    James Murphy

    Male1847–Male

World Events (6)

1839

Age 8

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.
1845

Age 14

The Irish Potato Famine. Many Irish emigrate to America. Irish population drops from 8 million to 6 million due to death from starvation or emigration.
1919

Age 88

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.

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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