|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1821|
|Death: ||Nov. 13, 1892|
Mary Ann Clark had married 20 Feb 1840 in Jersey Co., IL, Robert Pilford Murphy, the Rev. Amos Dodge officiating.
He was of Scotch descent, the name having once been spelled "Murfee," and was born ca 1810/2 near Bowling Green, KY.
The Murphys farmed near Alton, Madison Co., IL, in the Ridge Prairie Precinct and are listed in the 1840 U.S. Census of Madison Co.
They had five children: Eliza (who died young), John Harvey, Robert Jr. (who m Mary Ann Barber), Julia Ann and James Murphy. Robert P. Murphy died of pneumonia 22 Feb 1847 at the age of 37, leaving his young wife with four small children.
[From the book: Moses Barber of South Kingston, Rhode Island and many
descendants, 1652-1984 By Lois Schroeder]
The daughter of John Clark and Mary Ann "Polly" Brooks. Mary Ann was the daughter of Cary Brooks. Her first husband was Robert Pilford Murphy. After Robert's death, she married Stillman Barber on 5 Apr 1848 in Madison County, Illinois.
[Davis Family Data]
John Clark (1789 - 1852)
Stillman Barber (1821 - 1907)
Robert Pilford Murphy (1812 - 1847)*
Eliza Jane Murphy (1841 - 1844)*
John Harvey Murphy (1842 - 1888)*
Robert Murphy (1844 - 1900)*
Julia Ann Murphy (1846 - 1909)*
James Hugh Murphy (1847 - 1868)*
Catherine Sarah Barber East (1852 - 1934)*
Margaret Barber Badger (1856 - 1948)*
Moses Lyman Barber (1858 - 1898)*
Ida Barber Collins (1860 - 1933)*
Gardner Clark Barber (1862 - 1891)*
Mary Ann Clark Barber (1821 - 1892)
James B. Clark (1825 - 1887)*
Margaret E Clark Tryon (1829 - 1911)*
Virginia F. Clark Ash (1834 - 1867)*
Mary Ann wife of
Died 13 Nov 1892
Aged 71 years, 9 mos. 13 Days
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Created by: Sandra
Record added: Nov 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43913406