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English Cemetery ~ Edna Jane Murphy ~ part of the Polk County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
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Murphy, Edna Jane
MAIDEN NAME: O'Kelley AKA 1: Scrafford AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
BORN: 9 Aug 1888 DIED: 2 Jul 1927 BURIED: 5 Jul 1927 ~ English Cemetery
BIRTH PLACE:  Airlie, Polk Co, Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Marshfield, Coos Co, Oregon
1910 ND CENSUS - Edna Murphy (21y, b OR) enumerated with husand of 1 year Thomas Murphy (27y, b ND) and daughter Helen (3m, b ND)
1920 OR CENSUS - Edna Murphy. age 28, b. Oregon, is enumerated with husband Thomas, age 35, occupation farmer, b. North Dakota, along with Helen, age 9, b. North Dakota, Gladys, age 6, b. Minnesota, and Carl, age 6, b. Minnesota.

Her first husband was Kirk Scrafford, who is buried in Smith cemetery. They were divorced in May 1910 (Polk County circuit court case 3778). Second husand Thomas Arthur Murphy died 24 Oct 1972 in Salem and was buried in Restlawn Memory Gardens
Adna [Edna] Jane Murphy, wife of Thomas A. Murphy, died at Marshfield, Saturday, July 2, following a lingering illness of several weeks duration. Mrs. Murphy was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W.N. O’Kelly and was born at Airlie, Oregon, August 9, 1887. She spent the earlier part of her life in Polk county where she was well known but during the past five years prior to her death she has resided at Marshfield. Besides her husband she is survived by her father, W.N. O’Kelly of Gower, Maine, two daughters, Mrs. Ted Metcalf, Paris, California, and Miss Gladys Murphy of North Bend, two sons, Carl Murphy of North Bend and Dale Scrafford of Suver, three sisters, Mrs. M.C. Williams, Independence, Mrs. Link Allen, Kings Valley and Mrs. Della Bush, Portland, and two brothers, C.L. O’Kelly, Independence, and R.N. O’Kelly of Edgewood, Cal. Funeral services were held at the Keeney Funeral Home in Independence, Tuesday, July 5 at 1:30 p.m. Dr H. Charles Dunsmore officiating. Interment was held at the English cemetery at Airlie.
Monmouth Herald, Thursday 7 Jul 1927, 4:3-4
Edna J. Murphy
1888 - 1927
Saucy/Tolle Survey & Photographs
1910 ND CENSUS (Pembina Co, Lincoln, ED 146, sheet 4B)
1920 OR CENSUS (Polk Co., Luckiamute, ED 371, pg 5B)
MH 7 Jul 1927, 4:3-4
ROW: 22-6  

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