Charles J. Murray

#5954, b. 19 May 1849, d. 25 Nov 1876
Last Edited:25 Apr 2010
FatherPatrick Murray b. Mar 1827, d. 9 Dec 1911
MotherElizabeth McCarroll b. about 1830, d. 1884
RelationshipGrandson of Michael Murray

Children of Charles J. Murray and Florence Ann Richardson

Outline of Life Events:

BirthCharles J. Murray was born on 19 May 1849 at Wadesboro, Livingston Parish, LA.1,2
Census1850, household memberChas. Murry (given age 1) was enumerated as a household member living with Patrick Murry (given age 23) on the 1850 Census at Livingston Parish, LA.3
Census1870, household memberCharles Murray (given age 21) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of Patrick Murray (given age 45), living in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.4
MarriageCharles J. Murray married Florence Ann Richardson, daughter of Edmond Baker Richardson and Sarah Hyde, on 13 Jul 1871.5,6
DeathCharles J. Murray died at age 27 on 25 Nov 1876 in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1,2
BurialHe was buried at Wetmore Cemetery in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1


  1. [S357] Wetmore Cemetery. Tangipahoa, LA, USA. Headstone.
  2. [S355] Leona Bjorkgren, interview. Sep 1975.
  3. [S407] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Livingston Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S367] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S346] Ponchatoula Times. Ponchatoula, LA.
  6. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online