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Adam Murray
Birth: Jan. 29, 1858
East Ayrshire, Scotland
Death: Jun. 13, 1943
West Frankfort
Franklin County
Illinois, USA

Adam Murray, 85, retired local coal miner, died at 9 o'clock Sunday at his home, 208 North Parkhill street, following several months illness.
Murray moved with his family here twenty years ago from Sparta [Illinois] and worked in the local mins until forced to retire on account of ill health. He was a member of UMWA Local Union No. 1272.
Besides his wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Murray, he is survived by six daughters, Mrs. Harold Sinks, Mrs. Wm Herrall, Mrs. Mrs. Warren McCrary, Mrs. Jesse Cremer, of this city, Mrs. Mable Bearden of Edwardsville [Illinois] and Miss Lillian Murray of St. Louis [Missouri]
The body is lying in state at the family home.
Funeral rites will be observed Tuesday at 2 p.m. from the Union Funeral Service chapel with Rev. John E. Attey officiating. Interment will be in Tower Heights cemetery.

This obituary is believed to have been published in the West Frankfort, Illinois "The Daily American".


Adam Murray was born in Dalmellington, Ayrshire, Scotland.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Hugh Murray (1820 - 1901)
  Wilhelmina Murray (1823 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Henderson Murray (1876 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Mina Murray Sinks (1898 - 1978)*
  Mabel Grace Murray Bearden (1899 - 1989)*
  Blanche E. Murray McCrary (1902 - 1994)*
  Lillian Francis Murray (1905 - 2003)*
  Jennie D. Murray Cremer (1907 - 2004)*
  Virginia Ruth Murray Herrell (1917 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hugh Murray (1851 - 1942)*
  Agnes Murray Suffern (1854 - 1914)*
  Adam Murray (1858 - 1943)
  Thomas Murray (1861 - 1931)*
  Marion Murray (1866 - 1936)*
  Alexander Prentice Murray (1869 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Tower Heights Cemetery
West Frankfort
Franklin County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Michael Cremer
Record added: Nov 28, 2010
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