Mary Sue Murray

1900–15 December 1985 (Age 85)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Sue

When Mary Sue Murray was born in 1900, in North Carolina, United States, her father, William Robert Murray, was 36 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Browing, was 41. She married Troy Bonny Britt on 23 May 1922, in Wake, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Little River District, Wake, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Panther Branch Township, Wake, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 15 December 1985, in Wake, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Troy Bonny Britt
Mary Sue Murray
Marriage: 23 May 1922
Margaret Britt
William R Britt
Thomas Britt
Brian Boru Britt
Malcolm Britt
Jacqueline Elizabeth Britt

Spouse and Children

23 May 1922
Wake, North Carolina, United States



    William R Britt



    Brian Boru Britt



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Robert Murray


    Mary Elizabeth Browing




    Earl W Murry



    Mariah E Murry


    Robert B Murry



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 0

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 18

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Mary L Britt in household of Troy B Britt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Sue Britt in household of Bonnie Britt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary Sue Murray Britt in entry for Mrs Jacqueline Elizabeth Goss, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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