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Mary Eliza "Nancy" Dayley Smurl
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Birth: 1834, Ireland
Death: Jun. 9, 1894
Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mary was the wife of Samuel Smurl. She arrived with him on the same ship from Ireland in 1854, listed under her maiden name. They had married Feb 12, 1853 in Colraine, Derry, Ireland and had ten children together. Both the death notice and Cemetery records have Mary listed as 70 yrs old, but all census listings and the immigration records consistently place her DOB as 1834.

Mary Eliza (1855 - 1888)
William P. (1857 - 1936)
Anna L. (1860 - 1915)
John James (1863 - 1923)
Margaret (1864 - 1903)
Emma (1867 - 1872)
Jane (1870 - 1872)
Martha (1872 - 1903)
Nelson (1874 - 1904)
And a child who was born, then died before they could be enumerated in a census, but was mentioned in a PA mines accident report.

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Death Notice
Wife of Samuel Smurl; aged 70 years
[sic- should read 60 years]

Published Tuesday, 12 Jun 1894 in
Wilkes-Barre Leader

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The funeral of Mrs. Samuel Smurl who died at a late hour on Saturday night, will be buried from her home on Chester street at 2 p.m. to-day. Interment in Hollenback cemetery [Sic- WB city cemetery]

The Scranton Republican, 12 Jun 1894, page 8, Wilkes-Barre Brevities

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Three Score and Ten

Mrs. Samuel Smurl, aged 70[sic], died at her home, 51 Chester street, Saturday evening at 10 o'clock, after but a few days' illness. She is survived by four sons and two daughters. Funeral Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 from the home.

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Burial To-morrow

Mary E. Smurl will be buried to-morrow at 2 p.m. Interment in Hollenback cemetery. [sic]

Wilkes-Barre Times Leader, the Evening News, 11 Jun 1894, Page 1

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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Smurl (____ - 1890)
 
 Children:
  Mary Eliza Smurl (1855 - 1888)*
  William P Smurl (1857 - 1936)*
  Anna Laura Smurl Wilson (1860 - 1915)*
  John James Smurl (1863 - 1923)*
  Margaret Smurl (1865 - 1903)*
  Emma Smurl (1867 - 1872)*
  Jane Smurl (1870 - 1872)*
  Martha Smurl Schwenk (1872 - 1903)*
  Nelson Smurl (1877 - 1904)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wilkes-Barre City Cemetery
Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Plot 528
 
Created by: Sister Sonya
Record added: Jul 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94015588
Mary Eliza Nancy <i>Dayley</i> Smurl
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- Sister Sonya
 Added: Jul. 22, 2012
 
 
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