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Re: JAMES W. MURPHY M. CATHERINE BURNS
Posted by: Kathleen Herron (ID *****6277) Date: July 09, 2012 at 09:06:44
In Reply to: JAMES W. MURPHY M. CATHERINE BURNS by Adeline Tefft of 94936

I'd start w/John's cemetery and phone for a burial for James & Kate and then pull their death certs/obits.

Is this John w/widowed Kate in 1870? (Of course, you take reported dates of birth w/a grain of salt).

Name:       Kate Murphy
Age in 1870:       30
Birth Year:       abt 1840
Birthplace:       Ireland
Home in 1870:       Bloomington, McLean, Illinois
Race:       White
Gender:       Female
Post Office:       Bloomington
Value of real estate:       View image
Household Members:       
Name       Age
Kate Murphy       30
John Murphy       8 IL

1880:

Name:       John Murphy
Age:       18
Birth Year:       abt 1862
Birthplace:       Illinois
Home in 1880:       Bloomington, McLean, Illinois
Race:       White
Gender:       Male
Relation to Head of House:       Son
Marital Status:       Single
Father's Birthplace:       Ireland
Mother's name:       Kate Murphy
Mother's Birthplace:       Ireland
Neighbors:       View others on page
Occupation:       Works In R. R. Shops
View image
Household Members:       
Name       Age
Kate Murphy       50
John Murphy       18


*************************************************
1860 - Kate & James before they are married?

Name:       Catherine Burns
Age in 1860:       20
Birth Year:       abt 1840
Birthplace:       Ireland
Home in 1860:       Bloomington Ward 2, McLean, Illinois
Gender:       Female
Post Office:       Bloomington
Value of real estate:       View image
Household Members:       
Name       Age
H Bent       45
L G Bent       40
Horatio Bent       2
Infant Bent       5/12
John Flynn       35
Catherine Burns       20


Name:       James Murphey
Age in 1860:       30
Birth Year:       abt 1830
Birthplace:       Ireland
Home in 1860:       Bloomington Ward 2, McLean, Illinois
Gender:       Male
Post Office:       Bloomington
Value of real estate:       View image
Household Members:       
Name       Age
Mary Murphey       50
James Murphey       30




Okay -- you saw the death cert? My guess is Wexford IRE:

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N3JX-ZMN

name:       John W. Murphy
titles and terms (original):       
death date:       28 Sep 1926
death place:       Bloomington, McLean, Illinois
gender:       Male
marital status:       
race or color:       
age:       64
estimated birth year:       1862
birth date:       ***************12 May 1862
birthplace:       Bloomington, Ill.
father:       James Murphy
father's titles and terms (original):       
father's birth place:       *****Co. Wesbard, Ireland
mother:       Cathen Burns
mother's titles and terms (original):       
mother's birth place:       ******Co Wexburd, Ireland
occupation:       Coach Carpenter
residence:       1107 N. Livingston St.
street address:       
spouse:       
spouse's titles and terms (original):       
spouse's birthplace:       
burial date:       01 Oct 1926
burial place:       
cemetery:       
informant:       
additional relatives:       
digital folder number:       4008181
image number:       165
film number:       1613443
volume/page/certificate number:       35362


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