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17. Thomas Martin MURPHY1,2,10,13 was born on 22 November 1818 in Pendleton District, South Carolina.1 He died on 1 July 1904 at the age of 85 in Anderson County, South Carolina.1 He was buried in White Plains Bapt Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina. Thomas married Mary Matilda Martin, daughter of William Thomas Martin and Elizabeth Duckworth. Mary was born 4 Oct 1817.

1840 Census. Anderson, SC
Thomas M. Murphy: 1m age 20-30; 1f under 5, 1f age 20-30

1850 Census, Anderson Co SC, Eastern SubDivision, p.291b; household 761
Thomas Murphy, age 32, Farmer.
Mary, age 33
Elizabeth 11
William 9
Charity 7
Ezekiel 5
Sarah 6
Louisa 2.

Minutes of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, Anderson Co SC:
Jun 1852. Rec'd by Letter: T. Murphy and wife.

1860, 42nd Regt, Anderson Co SC, p.336b; household 1236
Thomas M. Murphy, age 41, Farmer, $2000, $5000, b. SC
Mary, age 41
Elizabeth, age 20
William age 19, Farm labor; Charity age 17; Ezekiel age 15, Farm labor; Sarah age 14; Louisa age 11; Robert age 7; Ann age 5; Caroline age 1

1870, Brushy Crk Twp, Anderson Co SC, p.446b, household 185
T. W. Murphy, Farmer, 51, Farmer, b. SC, can't read or write
Mary, age 52, Keeping House
Elizabeth 30, Keeping House
C.P., age 25, female, Keeping House [Charity]
S.C. age 24, female, Keeping House [Sarah]
N.L., age 21, female, Keeping House [Louisa]
C.R., male, age 19, Attending School [Robert]
H. A., female, age 15, Attending School [Ann]
E. C., female, age 11, Attending School [Caroline]
C. J., male, age 7, Attending School [Charles]


1880 Census. Williamston, Anderson Co SC.
Thom. Murphey, age 61, Mary his wife age 62.
Elizabeth, daughter, age 40.
Charles, son age 17
William Martin, nephew, age 21.
Charity Martin Murphy, Morther, age 88.

Thomas Martin MURPHY and Mary Matilda MARTIN were married circa 1838. Mary Matilda MARTIN, daughter of William Thomas MARTIN and Elizabeth DUCKWORTH, was born on 4 October 1817 in South Carolina. She died on 1 April 1900 at the age of 82 in Anderson County, South Carolina. She was buried in White Plains Bapt Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.

Mary's death found in SAR application on Ancestry.

Buried White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson Co, SC

Thomas Martin MURPHY and Mary Matilda MARTIN had the following children:

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Elizabeth MURPHY was born on 26 August 1839 in South Carolina. She died on 28 April 1887 at the age of 47 in South Carolina. She was buried in White Plains Bapt Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.

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William Sanford MURPHY was born on 23 October 1840 in South Carolina. He died on 17 June 1922 at the age of 81 in Easley, Pickens County, South Carolina.

Married Nancy Dicy Rogers. Her parents were John Rogers and Sarah H. Duckworth.
Buried Mount Airy Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson, SC

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Charity P. MURPHY was born on 11 June 1842 in South Carolina.10 She died on 24 January 1920 at the age of 77 in Pickens County, South Carolina.

Married George Washington Stegall. They are buried Rock Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Easley, Pickens Co, SC

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Ezekiel A. MURPHY was born on 14 March 1844 in South Carolina.10 He died on 28 January 1862 at the age of 17.

Has military marker at Big Creek Cemetery, Williamston, Anderson, SC
Pvt, Co. D, 18th Regt, SC Infantry CSA

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Sarah C. MURPHY was born on 24 August 1846 in South Carolina.10 She died on 20 May 1911 at the age of 64 in Pelzer, Anderson County, South Carolina. She was buried in White Plains Bapt Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.

Married William C. Cason.

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N. Louisa "Lou" MURPHY was born on 17 November 1848 in South Carolina.10 She died on 7 July 1933 at the age of 84.

Married C. B. Roper. She is buried Rabun Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Hickory Tavern, Lawrens Co, SC

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Chesley Robert MURPHY was born on 15 April 1853 in South Carolina.10 He died on 4 March 1912 at the age of 58 in Anderson County, South Carolina. He was buried in White Plains Bapt Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.

Married to Martha Jane Mayfield and then to Matilda Josephine Ellison.

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Hester Ann MURPHY was born in 1858 in South Carolina.10 She died in 1908 at the age of 50.

Married John Lawrence Orr. Buried Mount Airy Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson Co, SC

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Emma Caroline MURPHY was born on 15 February 1859 in South Carolina.10 She died on 27 September 1948 at the age of 89 in Alabama.

Married Ira Hardie Clardy. Buried Henagar Cemetery, DeKalb County, AL

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Charles Jackson MURPHY.