Biography of James H. Murray
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Murray, James H., was born in Greenbush, February 3, 1860. He was a son of John and Margeret (Vaughn) Murray, both, natives of Ireland and came to Greenbush at a very early day, where they lived and died. Mr. Murray was reared and educated in Greenbush and engaged with the B. & A. R. R. He was with them for fifteen years, and was baggagemaster at the time of his death, he being killed in the Chester disaster, August 30, 1893. He was well known and was respected by all who knew him. December 28, 1888, he was married to Annie Mathews, born in East Greenbush and daughter of Richard and Mary (Golden) Mathews, both born in Ireland and came to East Greenbush early in life. He was killed on the B. & A., for whom he worked for thirty years. His death occurred March 7, 1884, and his widow lives with Mrs. Murray. To Mr. and Mrs. Murray was born one son: James H., born October 5, 1893.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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