Vol Murphy, was the eldest of eight children they were:
Caroline, Nelson, Jeff, Ballard, Will, Rachel, and Mary Murphy.
On the 1910 Houston County Census,
we find Vol Murphy to be 49 years old.
Head of household, living with his wife Fanny, who he has been married to for 20 years. He was born in Texas, and both his parents were born in Kentucky.
He is a farmer. Also living in the household with he and Fanny, is his 22 year old stepson Tansy who is also a farmer. Tansy was born in Texas and so were both of his parents.
Note: Family Oral History as told to me by my grandfather Ed Murphy, he was Vol only child and when Vol married, Fanny Bass all her children were grown , it was stated that she was the mother of:
( 6) kids but only the whereabouts of ( 3 ) was Known.
Step children; Betty Richardson Campbell
Andy Sharp, Tandy Hart
Parents: GEORGE & FANNIE MURPHY
Fannie Murphy (1820 - ____)
Fannie Bass Murphy (1859 - 1929)
Ed Murphy (1885 - 1962)*
Note: I walked and photographed the entire cemetery today. I did not find a grave marked by a headstone bearing this name. Carol Hoch was Johnson.
Created by: h. murphy wilmore
Record added: Apr 23, 2012
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