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Douglas Murray

Douglas Murray

Male 1939 - 2015  (76 years)


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  • Name Douglas Murray 
    Born 29 Jul 1939  Syracuse, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Nov 2015 
    Age 76 years 
    Person ID I51813  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors Walter Lewis Murray,   b. 18 Oct 1892, New Haven, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1961  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Eva Laura Youngs,   b. Jan 1898, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1974, Adams, Jefferson, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 9 Dec 1912  Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Groom: Walter Lewis Murray, age 26; race, white; residence, Lorraine, New York; occupation, railroad man; born in New Haven, New York; name of father, Charles Murray, born in the United States; name of mother, Josephine Martin, born in the United States. Number of marriage: first.
      Bride: Eva Louise Youngs, age 20; race, white; residence, Fernwood, New York; occupation, housework; born in Fernwood, New York; name of father, William V. Youngs, born in the United States; name of mother, Nora L. Jones, born in the United States. Number of marriage: first.
      Date of marriage: December 12, 1917 at Fernwood, New York; married by Rev. J. P. Greene, clergyman. Witnesses: Carl A. Youngs and Miss Bessie L. Youngs.
    Family ID F12922  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Douglas MurrayShow Details
      South Jeff Journal (NY) - November 25, 2015Browse Issues
      Douglas A. Murray, 76, a native of Adams, passed away Sunday at his home in Grand Rapids, Michigan under the care of his family and Hospice of Michigan.

      A memorial service will be 1:00 pm Saturday, November 21st at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, 632 State St., Watertown. Visitation will precede the service starting at 12 noon.

      Doug was born in Syracuse, July 29th, 1939, a son to Walter and Eva Youngs Murray. He married Sandra J. Bura of Watertown, August 3, 1958 in Belleville, NY. Mr. Murray worked in the trucking and transportation industry, living in different cities around the country. Doug and Sandra moved to Bradenton, FL where Doug worked for Donco in Bradenton, overseeing their trucking operations for Tropicana until his retirement.

      Mrs. Murray passed away August 27, 2007 at her home in Florida. Mr. Murray relocated to Michigan to be near his family in 2010.

      Doug is survived by his son Rick Murray and a daughter Debra Powers, both of Michigan; three grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews.

      He was predeceased by five brothers, Max, Theodore, Carlton, William and Donald Murray and six sisters, Nancy (Leonard) Berry, Beatrice (Pete) Southworth, Virginia (Frank) Smith, Yvonne (Donald) Case, Esther (Leroy)White and Almeda (William) Farman.

      Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.

  • Sources 
    1. [S570] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;), Database online.
      Record for Walter Lewis Murray