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McMurry or McMurray's in Hartford, NY

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Re: McMurry or McMurray's in Hartford, NY

Posted: 1521396406000
Classification: Query
Surnames: McMurray; Seeley; Hughes;
While one never likes seeing things of this nature, I did find this in the Troy newspaper.
Based on the age, Id's say this is James JR

1880 Hartford, Washington Co, NY
James Mc Murray 50
Olive Mc Murray 59 **1900 census Olive said she had 5 children; 3 alive in 1900
James Mc Murray 21 ****
William Mc Murray 19

Olive McMurry
BIRTH 1821 DEATH 1903
BURIAL Morningside Cemetery Hartford, Washington County, New York, USA
MEMORIAL ID 66700053 ·

Hartford Man Ends His Life in Barn— Had Threatened to Kill Himself Previously—Body
Found by Wife—Ieft House to Milk Cows.

James McMurray, fifty years old, a Hartford farmer, committed suicide yesterday, Sunday, June 1, 1919 morning In a barn near his barns by hanging himself from a beam. His body was discovered at 6:30 a. m. by his wife. Early in the morning the man left the house, saying he was going to milk cows. When he did not return after some little time the wife made an investigation and discovered the lifeless body.
A physician said life had been extinct not more than five minutes.
The survivors are his wife (Ella Hughes), three sons, Noble, Roland and Charles McMurray, and a daughter, Olive McMurray of Salem.

Charles McMurry Age: 30 Birth Date: abt 1898
Marriage Date: 30 Apr 1928 Montgomery County, New York, USA
Father: James McMurry Mother: Ella Hughes
Spouse: Isabelle Seeley

William McMurry BIRTH 1861 DEATH 1921
Morningside Cemetery Hartford, Washington County, New York, USA
MEMORIAL ID 66700079

Ms. McMurry, age 77, passed away peacefully at Glens Falls Hospital.
She was the daughter of the late Raymond and Mildred (Etu) Doyle.
She attended Hudson Falls schools, graduating in the Class of 1956.
She faithfully attended Wilton Baptist Church for many years.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her late husband William McMurry; as well as her infant daughter Katy.
Left to cherish her memory are her four sons; her brother; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services were held at the M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home, 82 Broadway, Fort Edward, NY with a memorial service following with the Reverend Steve Harness, pastor of the Wilton Baptist Church, officiating.

Wish I could have come up with Olive's obit


just so you don't have to wonder any more about these McMurray's
MacMurray Albert 10 144 1922 @62 born 1860
MacMurray Estella Metcalf 10 144 1921 @ 62 born born 1859

Albert McMurray -----Albert McMurray died last Friday morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs, Lewis, after several weeks illness, at the age of sixty-three years.
He is survived by three sons, Robert and Henry of Glens Falls, and Earl of Broadalbłn, and by one sister, Mrs Lewis, and a half-brother, James R. McFadden of this village. The funeral was held Monday afternoon from the home of Mrs. Lewis at one
0*clock. Rev. II. S. Hill, pastor of the Glens Falls Wesleyan Methodist church, had charge of the service, assisted by Rev. B. M. Wallace. Burial was in Union cemetery, Fort Edward.

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