Marjorie Murray

25 June 1925–19 May 2014 (Age 88)
Ferrells Township, Nash, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Marjorie

When Marjorie Murray was born on 25 June 1925, in Ferrells Township, Nash, North Carolina, United States, her father, Julius Relmon Murray, was 24 and her mother, Eva Martha Bryant, was 21. She married Rex Hilliard Bottoms on 28 November 1946, in Zebulon, Wake, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Wake, North Carolina, United States in 1935 and Jackson Township, Nash, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 19 May 2014, in North Carolina, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Bailey, Nash, North Carolina, United States.

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Rex Hilliard Bottoms
Marjorie Murray
Marriage: 28 November 1946
Larry Dale Bottoms

Spouse and Children

28 November 1946
Zebulon, Wake, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 4

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 24

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Marjorie Murry in household of John R Murry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marjorie Murray in household of Julius R Murray, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mrs Marjorie M Bottoms in entry for Julius Relmon Murray, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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