Josephine Hurley

17 September 1882–11 June 1944 (Age 61)
Moores Creek, Jackson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Josephine

When Josephine Hurley was born on 17 September 1882, in Moores Creek, Jackson, Kentucky, United States, her father, Thomas George Hurley, was 28 and her mother, Prucilla Wathen, was 25. She married Brack McCowan on 24 March 1904, in Jackson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Magisterial District 3 Pond Creek, Jackson, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. She died on 11 June 1944, in Moores Creek, Jackson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Brack McCowan
1882–1912
Josephine Hurley
1882–1944
Marriage: 24 March 1904
Givens McCowan
1904–
Dora McCowan
1905–
Brack McCowan
1913–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 March 1904
Jackson, Kentucky, United States
children

(3)

    Givens McCowan

    Male1904–Male

    Dora McCowan

    Female1905–Female

    Brack McCowan

    Male1913–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas George Hurley

    Male1853–1899Male

    Prucilla Wathen

    Female1857–Female

siblings

(8)

    Emma Hurley

    Female1875–Female

    Opal Hurley

    Female1876–Female

    Jacob Hurley

    Male1877–1941Male

    Female1878–1951Female

    Lucille Hurley

    Female1880–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 10

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 18

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Herlihy .2 Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUrthuile ‘descendant of Urthuile’.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murthuile, ‘descendant of Murthuile’ ( see Murley ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jossie Mccowan in household of Brack Mccowan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Josie Hurley in household of Oceller Hurley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Josephine McCowan, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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