Miles Murley

1872–1920 (Age 48)
Cumberland, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Miles

Miles Murley was born in 1872, in Cumberland, Kentucky, United States. He had at least 1 daughter with Leola Frances Blythe. He died in 1920, in his hometown, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Miles Murley
1872–1920
Leola Frances Blythe
1863–1902
Emily Jane Murley
1902–1978

Spouse and Children

    Male1872–1920Male

    Leola Frances Blythe

    Female1863–1902Female

children

(1)

    Emily Jane Murley

    Female1902–1978Female

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 0

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 0

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1886

Age 14

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (County Cork): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murthuile, ‘descendant of Murthuile’, a personal name from murthuile ‘sea tide’ (muir ‘sea’ + tuile ‘tide’, ‘flood’).2 Irish (Donegal and Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murghaile ‘descendant of Murghal’, a personal name from muir ‘sea’ + gal ‘valor’.3 English: possibly of Irish origin, but it occurs chiefly in southwestern counties, suggesting that it may be a variant of the habitational name Morley , from Moreleigh in Devon.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Miles Murley - Published information: Census record: birth-name: Miles Murley

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