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In the 1880 census for San Jacinto Co., TX, Emily Prior, age 75, born SC, is listed in the household of David M. Murrah (spelled "Murrer" in the census) at Oakhurst. Is she the remarried mother of David or the mother of his second wife Elmina Melissa McCloskey Martin Murrah? Elmina apparentlly resided in Avoxelles Parish, LA at the
time of their marriage,and she and David lived in Carroll Parish, LA until their move to San Jacinto Co., TX about 1871. Before that David lived in Copiah Co., MS
with his first wife Sarah Morgan.