Person:Parthenia De Sart (1)

Watchers
Parthenia Linnie De Sart
m. 1888
Facts and Events
Name Parthenia Linnie De Sart
Gender Female
Birth? 5 AUG 1886 Silverton, Marion, Oregon
Marriage 1888 to John Edward Murphy
Death? AUG 1948 Portland, Multnomah, Oregon
Burial? Howell Prairie Cemetery, Howell Prairie, Marion, Oregon

!OBIT: "Mrs. Morris, Former County Resident, Dies--Mrs. Parthenia Linnie Murphy MORRIS, 82, former resident of Marion county, died Wednesday in Portland. Funeral services are to be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at the W. T. Rigdon chapel with interment in the Murphy cemetery.

 Parthenia Linnie DeSART was born in Silverton, August 5, 1866, the daughter of George and Melissa DeSART, who crossed the plains from Illinois, arriving in Oregon in 1865.  
 She was married in the first Methodist church, Salem, in 1888 to John E. MURPHY, who operated the Salem Tile factory for many years.  To the couple were born 10 children, 9 of whom survive.  MURPHY died in 1923.
 She was later married to William H. MORRIS, who died in 1943.  Mrs. MORRIS was a life-long member of the Methodist church. 
 Survivors include the children, Sylvia CHANDLER; Florence Reber MURPHY, St. Helens; Ivan MURPHY, Bend; Nina O'REILLY, Portland; Musa WINTERS, Longview, Wash.; Sarah THOMAS, Coos Bay; Lois McCLURG, Quillicine, Wash.; Claudine COX, Cummings, Calif.; and Rex MURPHY, San Diego, U. S. Naval; brother, Ralph DeSART, Salem; sisters, Mrs. Echo BOWEN, Salem; Mrs. Maude POOLER, Patrum, Mrs. Bessie TURNER, Raymond, Wash., Mrs. Marie McCALLISTER, Portland, and Mrs. Anna BROOKS, Everett, Wash."  Oregon Statesman, Aug. 20, 1948, 5:3.