Thanks again, Susie. You have filled in a lot of blanks. My father was Ollie Lee Murrah. He was the son of John M Murrah and Mary (Molly) Carter. Ollie Lee Murrah m Ruth Jane Lollar. Kids:- John Ed m Thelma Burke; JB m Elsie Smith; James Everett m Evelyn Berry; Minnie Lee m Edgar Knight; Charles Elbert m Alice Junkin; William Donald m Lazelle Mason 1 & Jeanette Hirst 2.;Mary Ruth; Ollie Lee Jr. m Elizabeth; Joy Ann m Bill Junkin.Am working on dates and locations. How do I gain access to records when I am unable to go to the county offices? I can't even find a record of my own birth!Must be doing something wrong. Would appreciate your e-mail address when you are back on line. We live in Gridley CA and part time in New Zealand.