James Murphy

1703–
Charles, Maryland, United States

The Life of James

When James Murphy was born in 1703, in Charles, Maryland, United States, his father, Daniel Murphy, was 52 and his mother, Rachel Clements, was 32. He married Elizabeth Crane about 1733, in Maryland, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

James Murphy
1703–
Elizabeth Crane
1715–1815
Marriage: about 1733
James William Murphy Jr
1735–1812
Mary Murphy
1754–1815
Frances Murphy
1769–1833

Spouse and Children

    Male1703–Male

    Elizabeth Crane

    Female1715–1815Female

MARRIAGE
about 1733
Maryland, British Colonial America
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (4)

1776

Age 73

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 73

Maryland is the 7th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 91

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • 1712 Will of Daniel Murphy, Will books; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C914-VSNV-Z
  • Legacy NFS Source: James William Murphy Sr - Published information: birth-name: James William Murphy Sr

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