The 1905 MN state census has this family in Bemidji, Beltrami: MURPHY, Joseph age 57 b. KY, both parents b. KY, resident of MN for 22 yrs 1m, resident of that district 8yr 6m Mary age 51 b. IA, father b. NY, mother b. PA James H. age 27 b. MN John D. age 21 b. MN Louis L. age 19 b. MN Elizabeth M. age 17 b. MN
Immediately after that family is a single female Murphy, whose first name looks like Isin, but it's very hard to read.She's 25 and a school teacher.It's hard to say if she is living with this family or next door.
In the 1895, same county: MURPHY, Joseph age 47 b. KY, resident of MN for 12 yrs, resident of that district 2m, neither parent of foreign birth. Mary age 41 b. IA William age 21 b. MO James age 19 b. MO Edgar age 15 b. MO John age 11 b. MO Louis age 9 b. MN Lizzie age 8 b. MN
The 1900 census for Bemidji & Forhn Vilages, Beltrami Co, MN MURPHY, Joseph b. Aug 1846 in KY, married 26 yrs, both parents b. KY wife Mary b. Dec 1853 in IA, 9 children born, 6 living, father b. NY, mother b. PA son James b. Aug 1876 in MO son Edward b. Feb 1881 in MO son Johnny b. Oct 1882 in MO son Lewis b. Mar 1886 in MN dau Lizzie b. June 1888 in MN FOSTER, Edward b. May 1878 in Canada, immigrated 1885
This is a possible match for them in the 1880 in Trail Creek, Harrison Co, MO: MURPHEY, Joseph age 32 b. KY both parents b. KY wife Mary age 26 b. IA, both parents b. OH son William J. age 5 dau Fanny C. age 4 son James H. age 2 son Robert E. age 3m sister Jane age 42
In 1870 there's this family that's a possible match, same location as 1880: MURPHY, Fanny age 56 b. KY Jane age 30 b. KY Daniel age 25 b. KY Joseph age 22 b. KY Robert P. age 6 b. MO
And this is likely the same family as above in the 1850 census, Garrand Co, KY: MURPHY, William age 36 b. KY Fanny age 36 b. b. KY James age 17 George age 16 John age 14 Jane age 12 Elizabeth age 10 William age 8 Daniel age 6 Joseph age 4
There's a birth record for Louis's sister, Elizabeth: MURPHY, Elizabeth b. 10-Jan-1888 in Eagle, Blue Earth, MN.Father:Joseph T. MURPHY b. KY, mother:Mary BENNETT b. IA
There's a marriage record for a William MURPHY to a Fanny HAMMOCK in Garrand Co, KY on 11-Apr-1831.Groom's father was John Murphy Sr.