William Murphy1

#20081, (circa 1822 - 13 October 1875)
Father*Timothy Murphy1 (s 1785 - )
Mother*Mary Harrington1 (c 1790 - 1859)


Ann Campbell b. c 1832, d. 1890
Children 1.John Murphy8 (1854 - 1908)
 2.Patrick Murphy8 (1855 - 1941)
Birth*circa 1822He was born circa 1822 at IrelandG; (prob. near Mitchelstown, Co. Cork, but bapt. not found in Mitchelstown Parish register.)2 
between 1824 and 1840He accompanied Mary Harrington between 1824 and 1840.3 
13 November 1850He appeared on the census of 13 November 1850 in the household of Ellen Casey and Joseph Walter Haefner, age 28, b. MO, grocery keeper (Ellen's first cousin); (nei. Valentine and Priscilla Haefner, fam. 1084.)4 
Marriage*29 September 1853He married Ann Campbell, daughter of Patrick Campbell and Bridget _____, on 29 September 1853 at Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.5 
16 June 1860He and Ann Campbell appeared on the census of 16 June 1860 at Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.6 
27 July 1870He and Ann Campbell appeared on the census of 27 July 1870 at Osage P.O., Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.2 
Burial*13 October 1875He was buried on 13 October 1875 at St. James Church Cemetery, Potosi, Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.7 
Death*13 October 1875He died on 13 October 1875 at Washington Co., MissouriG.7 


  1. [S1813] Andrew Casey Probate File, St. Louis, Missouri (1895-1898), No. 21510 (microfilm C39583), Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, Missouri (summary linked to Source below), names Mary O'Hanlon (deceased), née Harrington and Murphy by a previous marriage, as a maternal aunt of Andrew Casey, decedent, and names her children, all deceased, that have surviving issue: William Murphy; Mary Munday, née Murphy; and Johann Flynn, née Murphy.
  2. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Wm (47), b. Ireland, whiskey seller; Anna (35), b. Ireland, keeps house.
  3. [S520] VWH.
  4. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. J W (38), b. KY, merchant; Ellen (21), b. MO.
  5. [S2184] Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991, online FamilySearch.org. Washington Co. Marr. Rec. Book B, p. 132, img. 261/607. William Murphy and Anne Campbell, marr 29 Sep 1853 by T Hogan, pastor at Potosi.
  6. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. William (40), b. Ireland, barkeeper; Ann (28), b. Ireland [indexed as Ann Murphy].
  7. [S2205] St. James's Church Cemetery, Washington County, MO, online www.mogenweb.org/washington/cemetery/stjames-a.html, No image. William Murphy, b. Ireland 1822, d. 13 Oct 1875.
  8. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census.