Mitchell Baker Murray

21 August 1894–April 1971 (Age 76)
Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of Mitchell Baker

When Mitchell Baker Murray was born on 21 August 1894, in Maryland, United States, his father, Curtis William Murray, was 40 and his mother, Julia Catherine Campbell, was 36. He lived in Saint Martin, Worcester, Maryland, United States for about 10 years and Bishop, Worcester, Maryland, United States in 1940. He died in April 1971, in Worcester, Maryland, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Curtis William Murray
1854–1900
Julia Catherine Campbell
1857–1938
John R Murray
1878–1943
William H Murray
1881–1889
Leroy Elijah Murray Sr
1883–1961
Curtis Walter Murray
1886–1960
Margaret Belle Murray
1888–1968
Lizzie A Murray
1890–
Ollve E Murray
1891–1970
Mitchell Baker Murray
1894–1971

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 2
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 4
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 22
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: regional name from Moray in northeastern Scotland, which is probably named with Old Celtic elements meaning ‘sea’ + ‘settlement’.2 Irish (southern Ulster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muireadhaigh ‘descendant of Muireadhach’ (the name of several different families in various parts of Ireland), or a shortened form of McMurray .3 Irish: reduced form of MacIlmurray, Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Mhuire ( see Gilmore ).

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

Possible Related Names

McMurray
Gilmore
Murra
Murrah
Murrey
Murri
Murrie
Murry

Sources (8)

  • Mitchell Murray in household of John R Murray, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mitchell Murray in household of John R Murray, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mitchell Murray in household of Julia Murray, "United States Census, 1930"

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