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Hugh McMurtrie's ancestors

Updated June 3, 2001

Howard Leon McMurtrie, Jr.
730 Union Cemetery Road
Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601-1751
United States
(724) 832-8338
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Hugh McMurtrie married Margatet Carothers in 1793. Hugh died sometime prior to 1810; Margaret (Peggy as she is referred to in the 1810 census)died in 1836. This couple had 8 children of whom William, the 7th child, was born in 1800. He married Catherine Rank and had at least 5 children; Mary, born in 1841; James born in 1838; Hugh born in 1844; Isaac N. and Jonathan Thomas, born in 1847. The family lived in White Deer Township, Union Co., PA. James married in 1861 to Eliza E. Schick and he died in 1896. Eliza was born in 1843 and she died in 1900. They had 6 children: Jodie (Josephine R.) born in 1861 and married Howard Miller; Albert Wilson McMurtrie born in 1862 (my grandfather); Oscar Edward born in 1864; Leonar Oliver born in 1870; Bertha born in 1877; Richard born in 1866. Albert married Margaret Temple in 1894 and he died in 1921. Margartet Temple McMurtrie (my grandmother) died in 1954. They had 7 children: Grace Muriel born in 1895; Lawrence Albert born in 1897; Marian Ruth born in 1899; Ethel Josephine born in 1902; Leonard Ernest born in 1904; Albert Charles born in 1906; and my father, Howard Leon born in 1909. My father married Kathryn Ann Cowden in 1934. They had two sons; Albert Charles born in 1934 and drown in the Susquehanna River in 1952; Howard Leon Jr. born in 1936.

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