Denis Barry Murphy

Male13 October 1925–12 February 1986

Brief Life History of Denis Barry

Denis Barry Murphy was born on 13 October 1925, in Ireland as the son of John Barry Murphy and Hannah Desmond. He died on 12 February 1986, in Prahran, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

John Barry Murphy
–1941
Hannah Desmond
–1950
Denis Barry Murphy
1925–1986

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    World Events (8)

    1926

    Age 1

    De Valera founds the new Fianna Fail party.

    1939

    Age 14

    Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

    1949

    Age 24

    On Easter Monday, the anniversary of the 1916 uprising, Eire becomes the Republic of Ireland. Ireland leaves the British Commonwealth.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Liam, Aileen, Kieran, Brigid, Donal, Siobhan, Eamon, Aidan, Dermot, John Patrick, Declan.

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murchadha ‘descendant of Murchadh’, a personal name composed of the elements muir ‘sea’ + cath ‘battle’, i.e. ‘sea warrior’. This was an important family in Tyrone. For the surname with mac, see also McMurrough (Leinster).

    English: variant of Morphey (see Morphew ).

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

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