Augusta Murray

#5987, b. 22 Aug 1933, d. 19 Mar 2004
Last Edited:11 Aug 2016
FatherPatrick D. Murray b. 2 May 1906, d. 16 Aug 1964
MotherTessa W. Poche b. 6 Oct 1903, d. 20 Sep 1990
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Michael Murray

Outline of Life Events:

BirthAugusta Murray was born on 22 Aug 1933 at LA.1,2
Census1940, daughterAugusta Murray (given age 6) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as a daughter of Pat Murray (given age 32), living at Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1
MarriageAugusta Murray married Frank Grand, son of R. L. Grand, on 20 Dec 1953 (or 1959?) At Holy Name of Mary Catholic church at Algiers, LA. The bride wore a light blue suit with white accessories, and carried an orchid corsage. The groom wore a blue suit with a white carnation boutonniere. Following the reception at the groom's parents' home in Algiers, they left for a Florida honeymoon.3
ResidenceAt the time of the death of her brother Dan Pat Murray in 1978, Augusta Murray lived in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.
Death, WidowShe was left a widow at age 46, when her husband, Frank, died in Jul 1980 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.2
DeathAugusta Murray died at age 70 on 19 Mar 2004 in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.2
SuccessionSuccession was filed for Augusta Grand on 9 Jul 2004 at Tangipahoa Parish, LA.4


  1. [S740] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  2. [S163] Social Security Death Index, viewed on
  3. [S379] Grandma B's little black scrapbook. "Murray/Steidtmann photos & articles". Scrapbook pages. Held by Joyce Rivette.
  4. [S795] LA. Tangipahoa Parish Clerk of Court, Indexed Records. Successions. Online