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George Murray

Birthdate: (65)
Birthplace: Ireland
Death: August 15, 1909 (61-69)
85 Castle Street, Glasgow, Scotland (Bronchitis ? haemostasis ?)
Immediate Family:

Son of Andrew Murray and Margaret Murray
Husband of Euphemia Murray
Father of Janet Murray; Janet Dick Murray; Margaret Fletcher Murray; George Fairbairn Murray; Euphemia Murray and 6 others

Occupation: Flint Glass Cutter
Managed by: Private User
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About George Murray

BIRTH: Born in Ireland around 1843 according to the 1881 census [Scottish GRO ref: 644/11 041/11 025].

MARRIAGE: When George married Euphemia Fairbairn in December 1871, (aged 28) he is quoted as living at North Bridge Street, Bathgate, and working as a glass cutter. Towards the end of his life he worked in a sewing machine factory as a labourer, according to his son George's marriage record [Scottish GRO ref: 644/08 0269] a few months after his death.

BIOGRAPHY: The 1881 census shows George and his wife have 2 children Jessie (Janet) and Margaret and living at 180 Mathieson street, Govan, Glasgow. At the time of the birth of his son George Fairbairn Murray, George was noted as being a Glass Cutter (journeyman). On his wife Euphemia's death record on 3/7/1989 George is noted as (Flint)? glass cutter.

DEATH: 15/08/1909 - Date taken from the Murray Family Bible first entry 1871. Bible held by William Leask (born 1946). George died on the 15/81909,aged 65 at 85 Castle Street he was noted as a Sewing machine factory labourer and died of Bronchitis? [Scottish GRO ref: 644/08 0287].

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George Murray's Timeline

1843
September 1843
Ireland

Birth place taken from the 1881 census record - 644/11 041/11 025 at the GRO.

1871
1871
- 1881
Age 27
1873
January 29, 1873
Age 29

Taken from the Murray Family Bible first entry 1871. Bible held by William Leask (born 1946).

1874
December 8, 1874
Age 31
Bathgate, Linlithgowshire, Scotland

Birth date taken from the Murray Family Bible first entry 1871. Bible held by William Leask (born 1946).

Birth place taken from the 1881 census record - 644/11 041/11 026 at the GRO.

1878
May 30, 1878
Age 34
Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland

Birth date taken from the Murray Family Bible first entry 1871. Bible held by William Leask (born 1946). Birth place taken from the 1881 census record - 644/11 041/11 026 at the GRO.

1881
October 22, 1881
Age 38
Glasgow, Scotland
1885
October 1, 1885
Age 42

Taken from the Murray Family Bible first entry 1871. Bible held by William Leask (born 1946).

October 1, 1885
Age 42

Taken from the Murray Family Bible first entry 1871. Bible held by William Leask (born 1946).