Emanuel Masters Murphy

15 Sep 1809 - 23 Jul 1871
Emanuel Masters Murphy (1809-1871) was born 15 Sep. 1809 in Union Co., South Carolina. He was the son of Mark Murphy and Holly Duke. He married Nancy Judd Easters on 5 Apr. 1831; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized 18 Sep. 1836 in Tennessee. He served with Wilford Woodruff in church positions from about 1836 to 1871. He died 23 Jul. 1871 in Mill Creek, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

Emanuel Masters Murphy (KWNW-8LB), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 30 Mar. 2022). Emanuel Masters Murphy, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/emanuel-masters-murphy, accessed 30 Mar. 2022). "Old Southern Bible Records," database with images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 11 Apr. 2022); Mark Murphy, p. 233; citing “Lester, Memory Aldrige, Old Southern Bible Records, Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2002." "South Carolina, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1670-1980," database with images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 31 Mar. 2022); Mark Murphy, 12 Feb. 1830, Union Co., South Carolina, box 18, package 15; citing “South Carolina County, District and Probate Courts." Frank Esshom, Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah (Salt Lake City, Utah: Utah Pioneers Book Publishing Company, 1913), p. 1051; digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 21 Apr. 2022). "Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848," database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 14 Apr. 2022); Emanuel Master Murphy, 18 Sep. 1836; citing “Black, Susan Easton, Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University Religious Studies Center, 1989.” "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949 ," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 14 Apr. 2022); Emanuel M. Murphy, 23 Jul. 1871, Mill Creek, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, p. 119; citing Management and Archives, Salt Lake City, image 238, 239/403; DGS 4139616.