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James Joseph Murphy, Sr.

Male 1874 - 1950  (75 years)


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  • Name James Joseph Murphy  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 4 Apr 1874  , Cork, County Cork, Province of Munster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jan 1950  New England San. & Hospital, Stoneham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 10
    Buried 13 Jan 1950  Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10, 11
    Person ID I254  Main
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2011 

    Father Jeremiah Murphy,   b. Est 1855, , , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1882, , , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years) 
    Mother Mary Mahoney,   b. Est 1855, , , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1882, , , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years) 
    Family ID F956  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Katherine Hurley,   b. Abt 1870, , Cork, County Cork, Province of Munster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1900, , Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married 19 Apr 1899  , Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    • Marriages registered in the City of Somerville for the year eighteen hundred and ninety-nine.
      Register number: 145
      Date & place of marriage: April 19, Somerville
      Date of Record: April 20, 1899
      Names & surnames of groom & bride: James Murphy & Catherine Hurley
      Residence of each at time of marriage: 3 Central Place, Charlestown Dist., Boston; 71 Jenny Lind Ave, Somerville, Mass
      Age of each in years: 26; 29
      Occupation of each: Laborer, longshoreman; Domestic
      Place of birth of each: Co. Cork, Ireland; Co. Cork, Ireland
      Names of parents: Jeremiah and Mary (Mahoney); Patrick and Bridget (Hurley)
      What marriage: first; first
      Name, residence, and official station of person by whom married: Rev. H. O'Connell, Clergyman, 399 Medford St, Somerville

      [St. Ann's Rectory
      (617) 625-1907
      399 Medford St
      Somerville, MA 02145]
    Children 
     1. Jeremiah Leo Murphy,   b. 8 Apr 1900, , Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1975, Pelham Parkway & Eastchester Road, Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2011 
    Family ID F119  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth M. Herlihy,   b. Abt 1877, , , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 25 Nov 1944, Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1905  , Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Joseph Murphy, Jr.,   b. Abt 1906, , Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [natural]
     2. John William Murphy,   b. Abt 1908, , Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 8 Apr 1992, Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)  [natural]
     3. Mary Murphy,   b. Abt May 1909, , Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 19 Feb 1912, Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 2 years)
     4. Elizabeth J. Murphy,   b. 16 Jul 1912, , Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1987, , Weymouth, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [natural]
     5. Helen R. Murphy,   b. 15 Jan 1917, , Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1996, , Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2006 
    Family ID F120  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S811] Vital: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, (Boston, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Archives and online at http://www.newenglandancestors.org), certificate of birth for Jeremiah L. Murphy, vol. 499, page 128, certificate no. 5743 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S277] Church: Massachusetts, Suffolk, Charlestown - St. Francis de Sales Church, certificate of Baptism for Jeremiah L. Murphy (1900) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S811] Vital: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, (Boston, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Archives and online at http://www.newenglandancestors.org), certificate of death for Kate Hurley Murphy, vol. 507, page 225, no. 4243, cert. D009056 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S813] Vital: New York City Vital Records, Births: 1910-Present, Deaths: 1949-Present, (Office of Vital Records, New York, New York), certificate of death for Jeremiah Murphy (1975), certificate 156-75-212165 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1053] Newspaper: Massachusetts, Suffolk, Boston - The Boston Globe [microfilm], (Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Public Library - Microtext Department), death notice for Catherine Hurley Murphy, 26 April 1900, page 11 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S812] Vital: Massachusetts Registry of Vital Records & Statistics, 1910-Present, (Dorchester, Massachusetts), certificate of death for James Joseph Murphy, certificate 132680, original certificate no. 20, registered no. 7 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1052] Church: Massachusetts, Middlesex, Malden - Immaculate Conception Church, prayer card for James J. Murphy (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S921] Massachusetts, Suffolk - Petition for Citizenship, U.S. Circuit Court, Boston, Massachusetts, (Waltham, Massachusetts: National Archives-Northeast Region, Boston), James J. Muphy petition, volume 347, page 111 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S208] Military: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [Ancestry.com database], (www.ancestry.com), card for James Joseph Murphy (1874), Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S1051] Newspaper: Massachusetts, Middlesex, Malden - The Malden Evening News [microfilm], (Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Public Library - Microtext Department), obituary for James J. Murphy, Wednesday 11 January 1950, page 7 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S1044] Cemetery: Massachusetts, Middlesex, Malden - The Catholic Cemetery Association of the Archdiocese of Boston, Inc., lot card information for James Joseph Murphy at Holy Cross Cemetery, East Section, South Saint Anthony, Path 7, Grave 83 DD1 (Reliability: 3).
      Owner ID: C15-61164
      Location: 7 So. St. Anthony - Grave 82East & 83East
      Owner ID: Holy Cross - Cemetery
      Owner: Murphy, James J., 81 Warren Street, Charlestown, MA
      Purchase Date: 2/19/1912
      Burial Date: 01/13/1950; Murphy, James Joseph

    12. [S811] Vital: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, (Boston, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Archives and online at http://www.newenglandancestors.org), marriage register entry number 145 for James Murphy & Katherine Hurley; citing volume 489, page 551 for Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts on 19 April 1899 (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S811] Vital: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, (Boston, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Archives and online at http://www.newenglandancestors.org), death register listing for Kate Hurley Murphy, vol. 507, page 225, no. 4243, cert. D009056 (Reliability: 3).