Jim's Genie Jottings

A history of the Fleming, Jolliffe, Kessey and Murphy families of New South Wales - and their forebears

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John Murphy

b. about 1840, d. 7 February 1929

Family surname

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Birth

John Murphy was born about 1840 in Ireland.1

Parents

FatherJohn Murphy (b. 1819, d. 31 July 1894)
MotherMary Shea (b. 1821, d. 22 June 1904)

Family life

John Murphy and Johannah Foran were married on 19 August 1862 in Brisbane Valley.

Children with Johannah Foran (b. 1837, d. 9 June 1916)

DaughterMary Murphy (b. circa 1863, d. 25 May 1916)
DaughterCatherine E Murphy (b. 1864)
SonJohn Murphy (b. 1865)
DaughterEllen T Murphy (b. 1867)
DaughterCatherine A Murphy (b. 1873)
SonDaniel Murphy (b. 1877, d. 19 January 1955)
DaughterHelen Murphy (b. 1879)
DaughterHannah Murphy (b. 1884)
SonHenry Murphy (b. 1889)

Death

John Murphy died on 7 February 1929.2 He was buried on 8 September 1929 in Bathurst.3

Citations

  1. [S389] Murphy family entry, Talavera, Passenger list, 6 Sep 1853; in 4/4935 (Kingswood: Archives Office of NSW), 2465.
  2. [S905] "Descendants of Patrick Grady and Margaret Whalan", Athol Lamont, to Dawn Doab (Sydney); Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
  3. [S1143] Murphy x 4 Gravestone, Cemetery, Bathurst; James Fleming, 2018.
ReferencesMurphy clan
Last Edited26 October 2019