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     179.      iii.   John T. Murray, born 15 May 1853, Platte County, Missouri, died 27 May 1921, buried in Platte City Cemetery, Marshall.[611] He married 22 June 1874, to Mary E. Belt. They were divorced. He married second, circa 1891, to Annie Baker, born 19 December 1869, died 1942, buried Platte City Cemetery.[612]

John was divorced and lived with Robert P. C. Wilson in 1880 in Platte County, Missouri; he was a clerk in a law office. John and Annie lived in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, in 1900,[613] 1910,[614] and 1920.[615]

John’s son, Wilson Murray, M.D., born 21 May 1875, died 27 January 1936,[616] was counted twice in the 1900 census, in Platte County and Buchanan County, Missouri. Wilson Murray married Bess Newby, born 9 January 1882, died 17 June 1954.[617]



[611] Tombstone, Platte City Cemetery, Platte County, Missouri: John T. Murray, born 15 May 1853, died 27 May 1921.

[612] Tombstone photograph, Platte City Cemetery, Annie M. Murray, born 1869, died 1942.

[613] 1900 U.S. Census, Buchanan County, Missouri, S.D. 4, E.D. 70, Sheet 14B, St. Joseph city, Pullin Street. John Murry, born May 1854, age 46, mar 9 yrs., born Mo. Tenn. Tenn., postal clerk; Annie Murry, wife, born January 1869, age 31, mar 9 yrs., born Mo. Ind. Mo.; Wilson Murry, son, born May 1876, age 24, single, born Mo. Mo. Mo., doctor; Galen Pepper, adopted son, born September 1887, age 12, born Mo. Mo. Mo.; John Walker, nephew, born September 1886, age 13, born Mo. Mo. Kansas, student. All white.

[614] 1910 U.S. Census, Buchanan County, Missouri, S.D. 4, E.D. 2, Sheet 6B, St. Joseph, Ward 6. Murray, John T., age 56, mar2, mar 17 yrs., born Mo. U.S. Tenn., postal clerk; Annie, wife, age 41, mar1, mar 17 yrs., born Mo. Ind. Mo.; Frances E., son, age 9, born Mo. Mo. Mo. All white.

[615] 1920 U.S. Census, Buchanan County, Missouri, E.D. 355, Sheet 9. Murrey, John T., white, male, age 66, born Mo.; Anna, age 51; Frances E., male, age 18.

[616] Tombstone photograph, Platte City Cemetery, Marshall, Platte County, Missouri. Wilson Murray, M.D., born 21 May 1875, died 27 January 1936.

[617] Tombstone photograph, Platte City Cemetery, Marshall, Platte County, Missouri. Bess Newby Murray, wife of Dr. Wilson Murray, born 9 January 1882, died 17 June 1954.

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