Elizabeth Murie

3 July 1851–27 October 1934 (Age 83)
Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Murie was born on 3 July 1851, in Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, David Murie, was 32 and her mother, Mary Ann Muir, was 19. She married George Hunter on 11 October 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 27 October 1934, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Cedar City Cemetery, Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Hunter
Elizabeth Murie
Marriage: 11 October 1869
John Stewart Hunter
William Thomas Hunter Sr
Mary Mae Hunter

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 October 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 6
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 24
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Michel.Scottish: habitational name from Murie in Errol (Perthshire).Scottish and Irish: variant of Murray .

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

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    Sources (15)

    • Elizabeth M Hunter, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Elizabeth Murie in entry for William Thomas Hunter and Laura Clemintine Stockdale, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Elizabeth Mure in entry for Mae Hunter Grimshaw, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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