Charles Chapman Murray

#5957, b. 17 Apr 1874, d. 20 Feb 1942
Last Edited:7 Sep 2014
FatherCharles J. Murray b. 19 May 1849, d. 25 Nov 1876
MotherFlorence Ann Richardson b. 10 Oct 1851, d. 18 Jun 1918
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Michael Murray

Children of Charles Chapman Murray and Eva Shuttler Ross

Children of Charles Chapman Murray and Corinne E Johnson

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthCharles Chapman Murray was born on 17 Apr 1874 at Springfield, LA.1,2
Census1880, sonCharles Murray (given age 6) was enumerated as a son of Florance Murray (given age 29) on the 1880 Census, living in Livingston Parish, LA.3
MarriageCharles Chapman Murray married first Eva Shuttler Ross, daughter of Calvin Maple Ross and (--?--), on 13 Dec 1899 at Clio, Livingston Parish, LA.2
MarriageCharles Chapman Murray married second Corinne E Johnson on 1 Apr 1916.2
Census1940Charles C Murray (given age 66) was enumerated on the 1940 census as the head of a household, living at Livingston Village, Livingston Parish, LA. Also living with him was his wife, Corinne E Murray (given age 45), his son(s) Clarence C, his daughter(s) Corinne F and Iris C. Also living with the family was Evelyn McAllister (given age 22), a cook; and Larry Brooks (given age 47), a hired man. They owned their home, which was valued at $1,200. Charles had a sixth grade education, and worked 48 hours per week as a wholesale gasoline dealer for an oil refinery. He earned $5,000 in 1939. His wife Corinne had completed two years of college. She worked 70 hours per week as a proprietor for a general merchandise store.4
DeathCharles Chapman Murray died at age 67 on 20 Feb 1942 in Springfield, Livingston Parish, LA.1,2
BurialHe was buried at Carter's Cemetery in Springfield, Livingston Parish, LA.1,2

Citations:

  1. [S345] U.S. Genweb, Livingston Parish, LA. Website. Online ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/la/livingst/cemeteries.
  2. [S346] Ponchatoula Times. Ponchatoula, LA.
  3. [S370] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Livingston Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S1051] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Livingston Parish. population schedule.