Carlos Murphey South

4 March 1879–5 March 1938 (Age 59)
Fayette, Alabama, United States

The Life of Carlos Murphey

When Carlos Murphey South was born on 4 March 1879, in Fayette, Alabama, United States, his father, John Marion South, was 28 and his mother, Missouri Ann Autrey, was 33. He married M Amanda Byers on 6 December 1900, in Fayette, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Winfield, Marion, Alabama, United States in 1910 and Election Precinct 5 Russell, Fayette, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. He died on 5 March 1938, at the age of 59, and was buried in Fayette, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carlos Murphey South
1879–1938
Ida Bell Price
1888–1971
Marriage: 15 October 1905
Carrie Lea South
1910–1985
Thomas Murray South
1912–1987
Johnny Fletcher South
1914–1964
James Marvin South
1920–2010
Melvin Edward South
1922–2013
Clarest Jean South
1925–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 October 1905
Fayette, Alabama, United States
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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 16

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English south, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the south of a settlement or a regional name for someone who had migrated from the south.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carlis South in household of J M South, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Murphy C South, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carla** M South, "United States Census, 1920"

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