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E. Cora Prinkey Murray
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Birth: Nov. 19, 1884
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1958
Pennsylvania, USA

Thus far, no record has been located identifying her first name. No living family member yet interviewed that knew her recalls what the 'E." stood for.

Travelled around the country on horseback, preaching the Gospel.

Attended Otterbein University, Westerville, OH c. 1909-1911

Attended United Brethren Seminary, Dayton, OH, c. 1913. Dayton was one of the major areas affected by the 'Great Flood of 1913".

OBITUARY: Connellsville, PA 'Daily Courier', 3 November 1958:
MRS. CORA MURRAY
Mrs. Cora Murray, 73, of Connellsville, R. D. 1, died Saturday evening at her home after a lingering illness. She was born at Indian Head Nov. 19, 1884, a daughter of the late John H. and Mary Tedrow Prinkey, and had resided at her present address for the last 18 years. She was a graduate of Westerville College in Westerville, Ohio, and had taught school for many years. She also served as a minister for the E. U. B. Church.
Surviving are four brothers, Alvie Prinkey of Vanderbilt, Ralph of Morgantown, W. Va., Smith and Reid of Mill Run, and two sisters, Mrs. May Baldwin of South Connellsville, and Mrs. Albert (Goldie) Shipley, of Mill Run. Her husband, Wilber, died in December of 1941.
The funeral service will be held at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the Brooks Funeral Home in East Green Street, with the Rev. Paul Morris officiating, assisted by the Rev. Eugene Shearer. Burial will be in Green Ridge Memorial Park.

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Henry Prinkey (1861 - 1922)
  Mary Jane Tedrow Prinkey (1857 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  Wilbur R. Murray (1885 - 1941)
 
 Siblings:
  Ada Prinkey (1883 - 1888)*
  E. Cora Prinkey Murray (1884 - 1958)
  Alva T. Prinkey (1886 - 1960)*
  Florence Prinkey Shearer (1887 - 1957)*
  Ralph Omer Prinkey (1888 - 1959)*
  Lillie Pearl Prinkey Shearer (1891 - 1951)*
  Smith Prinkey (1893 - 1960)*
  Clark Prinkey (1894 - 1895)*
  Bessie Prinkey (1896 - 1900)*
  Goldie Belle Prinkey Shipley (1897 - 1969)*
  Lena May Prinkey Baldwin (1899 - 1962)*
  Harry Reid Prinkey (1900 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Ridge Memorial Park
Connellsville
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: bones-n-rust
Record added: Apr 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26183499
E. Cora <i>Prinkey</i> Murray
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E. Cora <i>Prinkey</i> Murray
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E. Cora <i>Prinkey</i> Murray
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