George McMurray

1835–1869 (Age 34)
Richland Township, Guernsey, Ohio, United States

The Life of George

When George McMurray was born in 1835, in Richland Township, Guernsey, Ohio, United States, his father, Cookson George McMurray, was 32 and his mother, Susannah Cline, was 35. He married Lydia A. Gladfelter on 2 July 1860, in Appanoose, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. He died about 1869, in Chariton Township, Appanoose, Iowa, United States, at the age of 34.

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George McMurray
Lydia A. Gladfelter
Marriage: 2 July 1860
Jane W Mc Murry
Frank S Mc Murry
Ann Jane McMurray
Jennie M McMurray
Kate Mc Murry
Mollie McMurray
Ellen McMurray
Nellie McMurray

Spouse and Children

2 July 1860
Appanoose, Iowa, United States


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 1

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 11

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

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Muireadhaigh, a patronymic from the personal name Muireadhach ‘seafarer’ ( see Murdock ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Geo Mc Murry in household of Susan Mc Murry, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Geo Mcmurrey in household of Cookson G Mcmurrey, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George McMurray im Eintrag für Mollie McIntire, „Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951“

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