McMurrain,  Samuel Bartow

McMurrain, Samuel Bartow

Male 1890 - 1942  (51 years)

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  • Name McMurrain, Samuel Bartow  [1
    Born 27 Nov 1890  Cusseta, Chattahoochee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 May 1942  Escambia County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID P1026  MK's Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 

    Father McMurrain, Samuel D.,   b. May 1855, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1942, Brevard County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Cook, Pauline Amelia,   b. 25 Dec 1855, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1928, Brevard County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 6 Mar 1879  Chattahoochee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F137  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bell, Hilda,   b. ABT. 1901, Chattahoochee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1920  Pensacola, FL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. McMurrain, Samuel Bartow,   b. 13 Sep 1922,   d. 15 Jul 1980, Escambia County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)  [natural]
     3. McMurrain, Hugh Lee,   b. 12 Jan 1924,   d. 13 May 1968, Dekalb County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F2294  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: Samuel Bartow Mcmurrin
      City: Not Stated
      County: Chattahoochee
      State: Georgia
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Birth Date: Nov 27 1890
      Race: Caucasian
      Roll: 1557008
      Age: 26
      Occupation: Farmer
      Nearest Relative: Single
      Registration Place: Ft. McPherson, Fulton County, GA
      Height: 5' 9"
      Build: 150
      Color of Eyes: Dark Blue
      Color of Hair: Black
      Bald? No
      1 June 1917
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      1. Enlisted in Navy l917 - Sent to France.
      2. Became expert in gunnery
      3. Invented bomb release for airplanes
      4. Honored for designing machine gun ranges in Jacksonville, FL and in Corpus Christi, TX, the latter of which is named for him.
      -- from his Obituary, Pensacola, FL

      McMurrain, Samuel Batrow, d. 05/31/1942, US Navy, LT COMDR, Plot: 13 0 1942, bur. 06/02/1942
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      Mcmurasor, Samuel B
      Age: 29 Year: 1920
      Birthplace: Georgia Roll: T625_219
      Race: White Page: 19B
      State: Florida ED: 19
      County: Escambia Image: 672 Township: Naval Air Station
      26th January 1920
      McMurrain Samuel ??? M W 29 S GA GA GA Naval Officer
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      Mcmurrin, Samuel B
      Age: 40 Year: 1930
      Birthplace: Georgia Roll: T626_328
      Race: White Page: 1B
      State: Florida ED: 27
      County: Palm Beach Image: 0111
      Township: Lake Worth Relationship: Head
      8 Jan 1930 - Painters? Drive
      20 McMurrin Samuel B Head M W 40 M ** GA GA GA Builder Supplier Merchant
      Hilda B Wife F W 29 M *** FL FL LA
      Frances B Daugh F W 8 S FL GA FL
      Sam B Son M W 7 S DC GA FL
      Hugh F Son M W 6 S DC GA FL
      Bell Emma V M-in-L F W 65 Wd LA LA FL
      * paid $30.00/month rent
      ** married at 30
      ***married at 19
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      Name: Samuel Bartow Mcmurrain
      Death Date: 31 May 1942
      Rank: LT COMDR
      Branch: US Navy
      Last known address: Naval Air Station, 80 Hovey Road Pensacola , FL 32508
      Interment Date: 2 Jun 1942
      Cemetary: Barrancas National Cemetery
      Buried At: Section 13 Site 1942
      Cemetary URL: http://www.cem.va.gov/nchp/barrancas.htm

  • Sources 
    1. [S-162752893] U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Registration State: Georgia; Registration County: Chattahoochee; Roll: 1557008.

    2. [S-163193371] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, Ancesrty.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).


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