Pierce B Murray1

#31155, (26 September 1865 - 5 October 1938)
Father*Thomas Murray1 (1815 - 1908)
Mother*Catherine Coady1 (1827 - 1920)
Birth*26 September 1865He was born on 26 September 1865 at IowaG; (Death cert. has 27 Sep 1869, but age 4 in 1870, age 14 in 1880, and 1880 census has Bridget, Edward and Pierce as "one birth" and FindAGrave records for Edward and Bridget have birth date of 26 Sep 1865.)2,1 
16 July 1870He appeared on the census of 16 July 1870 in the household of Thomas Murray and Catherine Coady, age 4, b. IA.3 
19 June 1880He appeared on the census of 19 June 1880 in the household of Thomas Murray and Catherine Coady, age 14, born with Bridget and Edward.4 
Death*5 October 1938He died on 5 October 1938 at Providence Hospital, Seattle, King Co., WashingtonG, at age 73.2,1 


  1. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, Memorials 61146933 and 61146851 for Thomas J Murray and Catherine Coady, created by and photo added by Bill Mahoney, family photo added by Tim West, q.v.
  2. [S1455] Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960, index, online FamilySearch.org, Film 4222805, img. 1029/2544, Record No. 3684, Reg. No. 3749. Pierce B Murray, b. Melrose [sic] IA 27 Sep 1869, son of Tom Murray, b. Scotland, and Catherine Cody [sic], b. Ireland; Pure Food Shop proprietor, husb. of Hazel J Murray, res. 456 39th North, Seattle WA; d. Providence Hospital, Seattle, King Co. WA, 5 Oct 1938, age 69y 0m 8d, cirrhosis of liver; inf. Mrs. Hazel J Murray, same res.; bur. Calvary Cemetery, 8 Oct 1938.
  3. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Thomas (50), b. Ireland, farmer, real estate value $12,000, personal estate $1,471; Catharine (45), b. Ireland, keeping house.
  4. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Thomaas (55), b. and parents b. Ireland, farmer; Catherine (50), b. and parents b. Ireland, keeping house.