Lina Murray1

b. 22 May 1897, d. 8 January 1984
Lina Murray|b. 22 May 1897\nd. 8 Jan 1984|p2893.htm|Reverend Joseph Lapsley Murray|b. 11 Aug 1849\nd. 25 Dec 1919|p2861.htm|Emma Munson|b. 26 Feb 1855\nd. 15 Feb 1936|p115.htm|David J. Murray|||Eveline M. Bradley|||Mordello S. Munson|b. 25 Apr 1825\nd. 13 Oct 1903|p113.htm|Sarah K. Armour|b. 3 Sep 1831\nd. 31 Jan 1887|p114.htm|

1st cousin 1 time removed of George Poindexter Munson Sr.
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Munson and Allied Families
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Lina and Lola Murray
     Lina Murray was born on 22 May 1897 at Ridgely Plantation, Bailey's Prairie, Brazoria County, Texas.1,2 She was the daughter of Reverend Joseph Lapsley Murray and Emma Munson.1 She married Andrew Joseph Taylor on 27 October 1926 in Houston, Harris County, Texas, in a double wedding ceremony with Lina's twin sister Lola and Edmund G. Minor III.1 She died on 8 January 1984 in Houston, Harris County, Texas, at age 86.1 She was buried in Forest Park-Lawndale Cemetery, Houston, Harris County, Texas.1
Additional Data
Lina Murray appeared on the 1 June 1900 Federal Census of Brazoria County, Texas, in the household of her parents, Joseph L. and Emma Murray.3 Click to view image

Child of Lina Murray and Andrew Joseph Taylor


  1. [S20] Thurmond A. Williamson, The Munsons of Texas, an American Saga, First Edition manuscript (Dallas:, 1987), 259.
  2. [S490] Lina Murray entry, Brazoria County Delayed Certificates of Birth, Liber E: no. 2165, County Clerk's Office, Angleton, Texas.
  3. [S51] Joseph L. Murray household, 1900 U.S. Census, Brazoria County, Texas, population schedule, Precinct 1, enumeration district (ED) 1, sheet 14B, dwelling 296, family 296; National Archives micropublication T623, roll 1614.