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Pvt Walter D. Murray
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1822
Genesee County
New York, USA
Death: May 20, 1872
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA

Walter-8 was the son of Lydia-7 Warner and her husband Levi Murray.

Walter married Lavina J. Billings (1830-7/2/1901) in 1848.

CIVIL WAR service: Co. L, 31st Infantry, MI.
Collection title: Civil War Pensions.
5 MURRAY children:

1. Freburn Murray (3/16/1852-2/23/1932); m. Ella U. (Ansterbury) Fowler on 1/12/1921 in Marshall, Calhoun, MI.
2. Ellise M. Murray B-5/1854; m. Ira Jesse Hughes (12/6/1846-7/22/1908) on 11/12/1872 in Homer, Calhoun, MI. Ira died in Kansas City, MO.
"...Married Albion Twp., at res. of Mrs. Lovina J. Murray, Nov. 12,1872 by Rev. I Taylor, Mr Ira Hughes to Miss Ellis Murray."
...3 HUGHES children:
...1. Mary Lavina Hughes (1/18/1875-5/17/1940); m. Renfew Ashton Wightman B-1872 on 7/31/1893 in Albion Calhoun, MI. Died in Muskegon, Muskegon, MI.
......8 WRIGHTMAN children: Robert, Neva, Ruth, Wilson, Jessey, Frederick, Laura, Elenor Renfew.
...2. Edmund Emery Hughes B-8/5/1877; m. Bessie Nicholson on 10/26/1904 in Kansas City, MO.
...3. Donald Hughes B-9/1888.

1880 Census for Albion, Calhoun, MI:
Self Ira J. Hughes M 34 MI
Wife Alice Hughes F 27 MI
Daughter Mary Hughes F 5 MI
Son Edward Hughes M 2 MI

1900 Census for Albion, Calhoun, MI:
Head Ellice M. Hughes F 47 MI
Son Don A. Hughes M 12 MI
Boarder Ellen Tull F 6 MI

1900 Cansus for Muskegon, Muskegon, MI:
Head Renfrew R. Whiteman M 28 MI
Wife Mary S. Whiteman F 25 MI
Daughter Neva G. Whiteman F 6 MI
***Father-in-law Ira Hughes M 55 MI
Aunt Helen B. Hughes F 61 New York
Aunt Linda F. Hughes F 58 NY

1910 Census for Muskegon Heights, Muskegon, MI:
SELF Renfrew A. Wightman M 38y MI
WIFE Mary L. Wightman F 35y MI
DAU Neva G. Wightman F 15y MI
DAU Ruth H. Wightman F 9y MI
SON Jessey E. Wightman M 6y MI
SON Fredrick Wightman M 1y MI
Ellice M. Hughes F 56y MI
Linda F. Hughes F 68y NY

1940 Census for Kalamzoo, Kalamazoo, MI:
Head Alice Hughes F 86 MI
Daughter Hilda Hughes F 51 MI B-1889
3. Levi Murray (1855-1940).
Levi: ?#55446502. Questionable.

1901 living in Jackson, Jackson, MI.

1910 Ballona, Los Angeles, CA:
self Levi Murray M 53y MI
Jessie Earnest F 43y IL
Alma Earnest F 13y PA
4. Mary Murray (1861-11/10/1894); m. Charles Francis Papendick on 7/2/1882 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI.
Charles Papendick married 2) Louisa Failing.

Name: Mary Papendick
Event Date: 10 Nov 1894
Event Place: Albion, Calhoun, Michigan
Gender: Female
Age (Expanded): 35 years
Birth Year (Estimated): 1859
Birthplace: Michigan
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: Walter Murray
Mother's Name: Levina Murray [Lavina]
5. William Murray (1865-1940).
Alive in 1932. Mentioned in Obit for brother, Freburn Murray.

1870 Census for Albion, Calhoun, MI:
Walter Murray M 48y NY
Lovina Murray F 40y NY
Freburn Murray M 19y NY
Ellis Murray M 17y MI
Levi Murray M 15y MI
Mary Murray F 9y MI
Willie Murray M 5y MI

1880 Census for Albion, Calhoun, MI:
self Lovina J. Murry F 50 NY [Murray]
son Levi Murry M 25 MI [Murray]
sister Mary N. Murry F 19 MI [Murray]
son Willie C. Murry M 15 MI [Murray]
mother Mary Billings F 74 NJ
Research: Fraya Weiss 2013.
WARNER Lineage: Walter-8 D. Murray, Lydia-7 (Warner) Murray, Wareham-6 Warner, David-5 Calvin Warner Sr., Jesse-4 Warner Sr., Samuel-3 Warner Sr., Daniel-2 Warner, Andrew-1 WARNER, an Englishman who sailed with his wife and several children to the Massachusetts Bay Colony from Broad Oak, Essex, England in 1632-33. 
Family links: 
  Levi Murray (1793 - 1851)
  Lydia Warner Murray (1802 - 1873)
  Lavina J. Billings Murray (1830 - 1901)
  Freburn Murray (1852 - 1932)*
  Ellise M. Murray Hughes (1854 - 1880)*
  Mary Marie Murray Papendick (1861 - 1894)*
  William Murray (1865 - 1950)*
  Walter D. Murray (1822 - 1872)
  Julia Ann Murray Chapman (1824 - 1898)*
  Loretta Murray Coykendall (1827 - 1858)*
  Cynthia Murray Mount (1832 - 1881)*
  Chandler Murray (1833 - 1906)*
  Mary Elizabeth Murray Reynolds (1839 - 1922)*
  Laurel Murray (1842 - 1843)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: d. Albion. Parents Levi & Lydia (Warner) Murray. Wife Lavina I. Billings. m. 8/22/1848.
Riverside Cemetery
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Block 18, Lot 3.
Maintained by: Mary E. Warner
Originally Created by: Frank Passic, Albion His...
Record added: Jul 16, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11364061
Pvt Walter D. Murray
Added by: Frank Passic, Albion Historian
Pvt Walter D. Murray
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Added by: Frank Passic, Albion Historian
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CIVIL WAR soldier Pvt. Walter D. Murray: Co. L, 31st Infantry, MI.
- Mary E. Warner
 Added: Jul. 7, 2013

- Bushong Weiss
 Added: Mar. 15, 2013

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