William James Murphy1

ID# 2019, (1881-1961)
     William James Murphy was born in 1881 in Elgin, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.1 He was the son of Peter Murphy and Hannah Jordan.1 He married Margaret Jane Hamilton, daughter of Alexander Hamilton and Mary Ann Dunn, on 9 September 1919 in Elgin, Ontario.1,2 He died in 1961.3 He was buried in St Columbanus Cemetery, Elgin, Leeds & Grenville County, OntarioG.3
Last Edited=19 Aug 2012


  1. [S1013] Margaret Hamilton & William Murphy, Marriage Registration 016030 (10 Sep1919), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  2. [S1423] Baptisms, marriages, burials 1856-1884: baptism of Margaret Jane Hamilton, np, St Philip Neri Church, Toledo, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, img 65.
  3. [S377] William Murphy & Margaret Hamilton Tombstone, St Columbanus Cemetery, Elgin, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario; recorded/photographed by Faye West, May 2003.