Person:Sarah Willis (1)

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Sarah A. Willis
b.19 OCT 1831 , Posey, Indiana
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Name Sarah A. Willis
Gender Female
Birth? 19 OCT 1831 , Posey, Indiana
Marriage 3 SEP 1854 , Posey, Indianato William K. Murphy
Other[1] 1860 Harmony, Posey, IndianaCensus - US - 1860
Other[2] 1870 Howell Prairie, Marion, OregonCensus - US - 1870
Other[3] 1880 Howell Prairie, Marion, OregonCensus - US - 1880
Death? 7 JUN 1906 Howell Prairie, Marion, Oregon
Burial? Howell Prairie Cemetery, Howell Prairie, Marion, Oregon

!OBIT: "MURPHY---At the family home on Howell Prairie, Mrs. Sarah Murphy, Thursday, June 7, 1906 of dropsy.

 Deceased was born October 19, 1831, in Posey county, Indiana, and in 1865 crossed the plains to Oregon and settled on Howell Prairie, where she has since resided.  Her husband, William K. MURPHY, died two years ago last March.  Mrs. MURPHY leaves seven children to mourn her, one of whom is J. E. MURPHY, tile and brick manufacturerer near the fair grounds.
 The funeral will be held at the family home at 10 o'clock on Saturday." Oregon Statesman, June 8, 1906, 4:2.
References
  1. Census; US; 1860; IN; Posey, 893.

    Harmony, Mount Vernon Post Office, Family 458

    Age 28

  2. Census; US; 1870; OR; Marion, 86B.

    Howell Prairie Precinct, Salem Post Office, Family 1276

    Age 37

  3. Family Search. 1880 United States Census and National Index. (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Intellectual Reserve, Inc., 2001).

    Oregon, Marion, District 87, Howell Prairie, Page 144C, Family 25

    Age 48