Obituary for Margaret Murphy mother of Supervisor Daniel J. Murphy, lived in Dublin

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Obituary for Margaret Murphy mother of Supervisor Daniel J. Murphy, lived in Dublin - DEATH SUMMONS PIONEER Mother of Supervisor...
DEATH SUMMONS PIONEER Mother of Supervisor Daniel J Murphy Passes Away at Age of 80 OAKLAND Augrust 10 Passing away at the advanced age of 80 years Mrs Margaret Murphy widow of Captain Edward Murphy one of the oldest ettlers n Alameda county and mother of Supervisor Daniel J Murphy died last evening In San Francisco where nlie - had been residing with her son Kdward D Murphy of 659 Ninth avenue Deceased had been In 111 health for some time and the end was not unexpected Mrs Murphy was a native of County Cork Ireland With her husband she came to California In the early fifties and they settled In Alvarado then the county seat In 1872 they moved to Dublin in the Llvermore valley where they conducted a hqtel for a number of years Dublin was at that lime the center of a large ranch district and was benefited by the travel over the main highway from Oakland to the San Joaquin valley From Dublin the family moved to Llvermore where Captain Murphy died In 1881 Mrs Murphy made her homo there until she moved to San Francls - o ten years ago to reside with her son Kdward Mrs Murphy leaves four sons and daughters t mourn hiT loss Kdward W Murphy of San Francisco DanM J Murphy of Llvermore John W Murphy of Snn Jose and Mrs Francis Thnmdlke of Hayward The late Mrn Mary K Owens of San Francisco was also a daughter of the deceased The funeral serviced will br - held on Monday in St Michaels Church In Llv ermore where a solemn high mass will b celebrated for the reposo of her aoul Interment will h In the Catholic Cemetery at Llvermore

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 11 Aug 1912, Sun,
  3. Page 44

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