Frances Armilda Hillerman

#5903, b. 10 Jan 1857, d. 22 Jan 1948
Last Edited:29 Jul 2016
FatherT. D. Hillerman1
MotherEmily Williams1

Children of Frances Armilda Hillerman and William Hugh Murray

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthFrances Armilda Hillerman was born on 10 Jan 1857 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.2
MarriageShe married William Hugh Murray, son of Patrick Murray and Elizabeth McCarroll, on 20 Jun 1877 at Wadesboro, Tangipahoa Parish, LA. They were married by Felix S. Mix, Justice of the Peace. The wedding was witnessed by Joseph W. Magee, Miss Lottie Bogan, and Mrs. Emily Morse.3,4,5
Census1880Francis Murry (given age 23) was enumerated as the wife of William Murry (given age 25) on the 1880 Census, living in Tangipahoa Parish, LA.6
Census1900Francis Murray (given age 42) was enumerated as the wife of William Murray (given age 45) on the 1900 Census at Tangipahoa Parish, LA.7
Census1910Frances A. Murray (given age 52) was enumerated as the wife of William Murray (given age 55) on the 1910 Census, living at Hammond, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.8
Death, WidowShe was left a widow at age 60, when her husband, William Hugh, died of heart disease and dropsy on 5 Oct 1917 at Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.9
Census1920Francis Murray (given age 63) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1920 census, living at Wadesboro Road at Tangipahoa Parish, LA. Also living in the house was, son(s) Clifford Murray (given age 28) and Charlie Murray (given age 26). They were enumerated just five households away from the family of her son, William Hugh Murray. Francis was widowed, and owned her farm which was mortgaged.10
Census1930, motherFrancis Murray (given age 73) was enumerated as the mother of Cliford W. Murray (given age 38) on the 1930 Census. They lived at Tangipahoa Parish, LA. She was widowed.11
Census1940, motherFrancis Murray (given age 83) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as the mother of Charles Murray (given age 46), living at Tangipahoa Parish, LA. She was widowed.12
DeathFrances Armilda Murray died at age 91 of cerebral hemorrhage due to arterio-sclerotic heart disease, on 22 Jan 1948 in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.2
BurialShe was buried at Wetmore Cemetery in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.13,2

Citations:

  1. [S447] FamilySearch.org. Louisiana Deaths 1850-1875, 1894-1954. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1609793
  2. [S669] LA. Tangipahoa Parish. Death certificate. Louisiana Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.
  3. [S717] LA. Tangipahoa Parish. Marriage index. Tangipahoa Parish Courthouse, Amite City, Tangipahoa, LA, USA.
  4. [S362] Hunting for Bears. Marriage Record Index, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.
  5. [S382] Jim Perrin, Personal research files.
  6. [S369] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  7. [S374] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  8. [S406] 1910 U.S. census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  9. [S666] LA. Tangipahoa Parish. Death certificate. Louisiana Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.
  10. [S375] 1920 U.S. census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  11. [S376] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  12. [S740] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  13. [S344] U.S. Genweb, Tangipahoa Parish, LA. Website.
  14. [S671] LA. Tangipahoa Parish. Death certificate. Louisiana Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.