Mary Jane Murry

Brief Life History of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Murry was born about 1840, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States, her father, Daniel Hugh Murray, was 24 and her mother, Harriett H. Swift, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Hugh Murray
1817–1891
Harriett H. Swift
1816–1866
Frances E Murray
1837–
Mary Jane Murry
1840–
Joseph Murry
1842–
Nancy Murry
1846–
James Murray
1839–
Rachel Murray
1841–1920
Jonathan Wiseman Murray
1849–1900
Margaret Murray
1852–
Martha Adaline Murray
1856–1904
Martha A. Murry
1858–1936

Sources (2)

  • Mary Murray in household of Daniel Murray, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Murry in household of Daniel Murry, "United States Census, 1850"

World Events (8)

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1846

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.

1872 · The First National Park

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of Murray .

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

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