Nancy Judd Easters Murphy

Nancy Judd Easters (Easter, Estes) Murphy (1813-1898) was born 30 Jul. 1813 in Chester Co., South Carolina. She was the daughter of Robert Easters and Cecelia Hyatt. She married Emanuel Masters Murphy on 5 Apr. 1831, and they had ten children. She was baptized by Wilford Woodruff in 1835 in Weakley Co., Tennessee. She attended church services with Wilford Woodruff in 1835 in Tennessee. She died 25 Feb. 1898 in Mill Creek, Salt Lake Co., Utah.


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    Part of Mission - 1835 Southern States Mission Membership Record

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