George Washington Murphy

George Washington Murphy

Marion County, Kentucky, USA
Death 7 Nov 1919 (aged 75)
Marion County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Lebanon, Marion County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 72565784 · View Source
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Father: James Kenellum Murphy Jr b: about 1810 in Marion County, Kentucky, died circa 1863.

Mother: Katherine Arena Bowles b: about 1813, died circa 1885

Served in the Civil War. He was a POW at the notorious Richmond Libby Prison, having been captured at battle of Courtland Bridge, Alabama. He was later exchanged and went back to his old unit, 10th Ky Infantry.

(Other "guests" at the POW camp included George's brothers John A. and Benedick [107168963])

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 72565784
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Washington Murphy (11 Oct 1844–7 Nov 1919), Find a Grave Memorial no. 72565784, citing Bethel Union Cemetery, Lebanon, Marion County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Brad Buck (contributor 48051273) .