John Francis MURRAY – my grandfather Birth: Jul 1861, Fox Harbour, NF Death: 8 Apr 1926, Fox Harbour, NF Occ: Fisherman Reli: Catholic Spouse: Anastasia Stash TUCKER Birth: Aug 1871, Brigus, CBS, NF Death: 4 Feb 1949, New Bedford, MA Father: John Rhoderick TUCKER (1852-1926) Mother: Katherine HAWCO (1857-1926) Marr: 1891, Brigus, BC
Possible great grandfather..
John MURRAY Birth: 1832, Fox Harbour, NF Death: 1904, Fox Harbour, NF Death: 3 Jan 1904, Fox Harbour, NF He may have married a Healey as Murray’s settled on land formerly belonging to Healey’s.Murray’s arrived in FHarbour about 1845-57. As Placentia and other bays filled, people moved on, i.e. FHarbour.There is an earlier John and William listed in FHarbour but nothing is known about them.There were early Murrays in 1840s on Merasheen Island.VStatistics reel 31, sec. 1 Spouse: Mary Birth: 1831 Death: 1901, Fox Harbour, NF Children: John
Further Back.... John MURRAY Birth: 1800, County Clare, West Coast Ireland, Prov. Of Munster? g. John Murray, b. 1861 gg. William, b. 1830 ggg.John b. circa 1800s Ireland map - O’Murray in So. Roscommon Children: John (1832-1904) William (1830-1890)