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Re: McMurrey

Posted: 10 Feb 2013 6:48AM GMT
Classification: Query
Loved that tidbit on Sarah Belle being surpised by W M McMurrey's 6 children after William and Sarah's marriage in 1847.
My G-grandfather was John Taylor the child born that led to the death of his mother Mary Elizabeth McMurrey (Taylor) in 1846, W M's first wife. So John Taylor was just a toddler when Sarah Belle married and knew no other mother.
I have often wondered if there was any step-family concerns.
My G-grandfather in 1860 Census at age of 16 shows in the shousehold of his uncle R L McMurrey and not of the household of W.M. and Sarah. Of course, my G-grandfather may have been just apprenticing to his uncle R.L. McMurrey as a blacksmith. My G-Grandfather later worked as a blacksmith after raising his family until the turn of the century.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Robert L. McGrew 28 Aug 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Dian Duoto 19 Aug 2001 10:53PM GMT 
p8j8o8s8f8o 4 Oct 2007 4:37AM GMT 
jmmcmurrey59 10 Feb 2013 1:48PM GMT 
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