Richard Murray

#5958, b. 30 Mar 1852, d. 1894
Last Edited:12 Sep 2010
FatherPatrick Murray b. Mar 1827, d. 9 Dec 1911
MotherElizabeth McCarroll b. about 1830, d. 1884
RelationshipGrandson of Michael Murray

Outline of Life Events:

BirthRichard Murray was born on 30 Mar 1852 at Wadesboro, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1
Census1870, household memberRichard Murray (given age 19) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of Patrick Murray (given age 45), living in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.2
Census1880, sonRichard Murry (given age 26) was enumerated as a son of Pat Murry (given age 53) on the 1880 Census, living in Tangipahoa Parish, LA.3
DeathRichard Murray died of pneumonia in 1894.1,4
BurialHe was buried at Wetmore Cemetery in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1


  1. [S357] Wetmore Cemetery. Tangipahoa, LA, USA. Headstone.
  2. [S367] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S369] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S355] Leona Bjorkgren, interview. Sep 1975.