Catharine Ceceilia Murray1

#16190, (January 1889 - 16 July 1974)
Relationship2nd cousin of Estelle Rose Roche
Father*Richard Henry Murray2 (1856 - 1942)
Mother*Julia Agnes Roche2 (c 1864 - 1937)


James Ernest Perkins b. 1889, d. 1951
Child 1.Robert Leo Perkins7 (1922 - 1996)
Her married name was Perkins.3 
Birth*January 1889She was born in January 1889 at NebraskaG.2 
9 June 1900She appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 in the household of Julia Agnes Roche and Richard Henry Murray at Iowa Twp., Holt Co., NebraskaG; (neis. brother Thomas and Mary Roche, fam. 17.)4 
12 May 1910She appeared on the census of 12 May 1910 in the household of Julia Agnes Roche and Richard Henry Murray at Iowa Twp., Holt Co., NebraskaG.5 
Marriage*say 1911She married James Ernest Perkins, son of James K Perkins and Alice J Gorton, say 1911 at Buffalo, Harding Co., South DakotaG.1,3 
Death*16 July 1974She died on 16 July 1974 at Twin Falls, Idaho, at age 85.6 


  1. [S1790] South Dakota Marriages, 1905-2013/17, online, Yera 1915, img. 3016/5070, Reg. No. 48996. James E Perkins, age 26, and Catherine Cecilia Murray, age 26, both res. Murchison, Harding Co. SD, marr. Buffalo, Harding Co. SD, 10 Oct 1915 by Rev. A O'Hara, Catholic priest.
  2. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S1628], online, individual ground markers. Richard H Murray, Father, 1856-1942; Agnes Murray, Mother, 1864-1937. Narrative (citing The Frontier): Richard H, b. 22 Feb 1856, Cleveland OH, d. 25 Jun 1942, O'Neill, Holt Co., NE, son of Thomas J Murray (1815-1908) and Catherine Coady (1825-1920); Julia Agnes Roach, b. Monmouth IL 1 Jul 1864, marr. Richard H Murray 5 May 1885; children: Mrs Margaret Hagen (d. 1935), Ellen Blomberg, Catherine Perkins, Anastasia Williams, Lauretta Jones, George E, Winifred Matthews, Mattie Soukup, Gertrude and Elsie Streeter. Memorial 61898788, created by and photo added by Tim West.
  4. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Richard H Murray (44), b. IA Feb 1856, parents b. Ireland, farmer; Agness (36), b. IA Jul 1864, parents b. Ireland, 9 children, all living; marr. 15 yrs.
  5. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Richard H (54), b. IA, parents b. Ireland, farmer; Agnes (46), b. IL, parents b. Ireland, 10 children, all living; marr. 24 yrs.
  6. [S2657] The Times-News, Twin Falls, Idaho. Thu., 18 Jul 1974, p. 2. Catherine C Perkins of Hansen d. at a nursing home in Twin Falls 16 Jul 1974, age 85; b. Page NE 21 Jan 1889, marr. James E Perkins (d. 1951) Buffalo SD 10 Oct 1915; survived by son Robert I and sisters Mrs. Ellen Blomberg (Belle Fourche SD), Mrs. Winifred Matthews (Lincoln NE), Mrs. Elsie Streeter (O'Neill NE), Mrs. Peggy Williams (Basin WY) and Mrs. Martha Soukup (WY); bur. Twin Falls Cemetery.
  7. [S1411] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Washington, D.C.: Social Security Administration), index online, Robert Leo Perkins, son of James E Perkins and Catherine C Murray, b. Long Pine, Brown Co. NE, 29 Jun 1922, d. 14 Jun 1996.