MURPHY, John E.

MURPHY, John E.

Male 1857 - 1942  (~ 85 years)

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  • Name MURPHY, John E.  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born Jan 1857  , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Died Aug 1942  Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • On Friday, September 6, 1901, John E. Murphy was part of a crew from the U. S. Life Saving Station at North Scituate, which rescued competitive swimmer, Peter S. McNally and the four men of his support team.

    Father MURPHY, Edward,   b. 1820, , , Co. Waterford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1904, Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother WELCH, Anastasia Coleman,   b. Sep 1830, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married Abt 1852 

    Spouse GETTINGS, Mary,   b. Jan 1866, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948, , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 1894  [3, 5
    Children 
    +1. MURPHY, Anna E.,   b. May 1895, , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jan 1857 - , , Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - MURPHY, Anna E. - May 1895 - , , Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Aug 1942 - Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    244 1901 Life Saving Letter of Acknowledgement
    244 1901 Life Saving Letter of Acknowledgement
    Letter from Peter S. McNally to Captain B. C. Sparrow of East Orleans, MA, dated 9 Sep 1901. The letter was published in the Annual Report of the United States Life Saving Service for the fiscal year ending 30 Jun 1902. The letter pays tribute to the bravery of the men of the North Scituate Life Saving Station who rescued five men from the surf on Friday, September 6, 1901. The letter praised Station Keeper Brown and the men of his crew, namely, John E. Murphy, Jeremiah McCarthy, John Curran, Richard W. Tobin, James Curran and Thomas P. Stanley.

  • Sources 
    1. [S68] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.), Year: 1930; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts ; Roll: 941; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 98; Image: 173 .0. (Reliability: 3).
      244 1930 US Census John E Murphy household
      244 1930 US Census John E Murphy household
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts; Roll: 941; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 98; Image: 173.0.


    2. [S87] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.), Year: 1880; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts ; Roll: 550; Family History Film: 1254550; Page: 12C; Enume ration District: 551; Image: 0329. (Reliability: 3).
      243 1880 US Census Edward Murphy household
      243 1880 US Census Edward Murphy household
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts; Roll: 550; Family History Film: 1254550; Page: 12C; Enumeration District: 551; Image: 0329.


    3. [S4] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), Year: 1900; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts ; Roll: T623_675; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 1147. (Reliability: 3).
      244 1900 US Census John E Murphy household
      244 1900 US Census John E Murphy household


    4. [S83] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Year: 1920; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts ; Roll: T625_727; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 144; Imag e: . (Reliability: 3).
      244 1920 US Census John E Murphy household
      244 1920 US Census John E Murphy household
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_727; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 144; Image: .


    5. [S4] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), Year: 1900; Census Place: Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts ; Roll: T623_675; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 1147. (Reliability: 3).
      244 1900 US Census John E Murphy household
      244 1900 US Census John E Murphy household
      019 1884 Helen Frances Cashman baptism certificate
      019 1884 Helen Frances Cashman baptism certificate
      Helen Frances Cashman, W. Quincy; baptized 14 Dec 1884; born 11 Nov 1884 in W. Quincy; parents John Cashman and Hanna Falvey of W. Quincy; godparents Luke Cashman and Margarita Ford; priest Danahy.    Joined in matrimony with Henry C. Hamel in the church of St. Gregory in Dorchester on 11 Oct 1921, priest F. X. Dolan