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Col. Hardy Murfree

Col. Hardy Murfree

Male 1752 - 1809  (56 years)

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  • Name Hardy Murfree 
    Title Col. 
    Born 05 Jun 1752  Murfree's Landing, Hertford, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military 01 Sep 1775  [2
    Commissioned as Captain, Second North Carolina Regiment, Continental Army. 
    Military 28 Jun 1778  Battle of Monmouth, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Military 15 Jul 1779  Battle of Stony Point, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Led a diversionary attack on British forces. 
    Military 17 Jul 1781  Skinner's Bridge, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Forces under Banastre Tarleton repulsed. 
    Died 06 Apr 1809  Williamson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Murfree Family Cemetery, Franklin, Williamson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4517  Dickinson
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2009 

    Family Sally Brickell,   b. 19 Jul 1757, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1802, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1780  Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Children 
    +1. William Hardy Murfree,   b. 2 Oct 1781, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1827, Williamson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  [Birth]
     2. Fanny Noailles Murfree,   b. 23 Aug 1783, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1843, Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. Mary Moore Murfree,   b. 09 Mar 1786, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Mar 1848  (Age 61 years)
     4. Matthias Brickell Murfree,   b. 26 Jul 1788, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Rachiel Dickinson Murfree,   b. 05 Oct 1790, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1874, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +6. Sally Hardy Murfree,   b. 12 Feb 1793, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1857, Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     7. Lavenia Bembury Murfree,   b. 03 Apr 1795, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Martha Long Ann Croakley Murfree,   b. 22 May 1801, Hertford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1204  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 28 Jun 1778 - Battle of Monmouth, New Jersey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Led a diversionary attack on British forces. - 15 Jul 1779 - Battle of Stony Point, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Murfree Family Cemetery, Franklin, Williamson, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Murfree, Col. Hardy
    Murfree, Col. Hardy

    Documents
    Mufree, Hardy Family
    Mufree, Hardy Family
    Tennessee Records, 21
    Murfree, Hardy Family
    Murfree, Hardy Family
    Tennessee Records, 22

    Histories
    Veterans: War for Independence
    Veterans: War for Independence
    Biographical History of North Carolina from Colonial Times to the Present
    Biographical History of North Carolina from Colonial Times to the Present
    Ashe, Samuel A'Court, ed. (Greensboro, North Carolina: Charles L. Van Noppen, 1905), vol. 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S007837] Headstone, Murfree Family Cemetery, Franklin, Williamson, Tennessee.

    2. [S336305] Biographical History of North Carolina from Colonial Times to the Present, Samuel A. Ashe, Stephen B. Weeks, and Chales L. Van Noppen, (Greensboro, North Carolina: Van Noppen, 1905), vol. 2, 308.

    3. [S336305] Biographical History of North Carolina from Colonial Times to the Present, Samuel A. Ashe, Stephen B. Weeks, and Chales L. Van Noppen, (Greensboro, North Carolina: Van Noppen, 1905), vol. 2, 309.

    4. [S336294] Tennessee Records: Bible Records and Marriage Bonds, Jeannette Tillotson Acklen, et. al, (Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2007), 20.

    5. [S336305] Biographical History of North Carolina from Colonial Times to the Present, Samuel A. Ashe, Stephen B. Weeks, and Chales L. Van Noppen, (Greensboro, North Carolina: Van Noppen, 1905), vol. 2, 312.