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Alexander G MURDOCK

Male Abt 1900 -


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  • Name Alexander G MURDOCK  [1
    Born Abt 1900  Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Auto worker at the Ford Rouge River Plant (Michigan); 1925--steel worker (marriage affidavit): 
    Died , , Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • This is “Uncle Sandy” of Ron Snowden’s early childhood.

      Sandy was the sponsor of Andy Snowden in the Masonic Lodge, and he worked with Andy to help him learn the required script, and work through the chairs.

      Sandy would “recite Robert Burns by the hour” according to Velma Riley Snowden.
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      Residence prior to marriage was 437 Brock Street, Sandwich, Essex, Ontario
      From wedding affidavit.
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      Arrival into the United States
      26 July 1923
      Ship's Manifest--SS Assyria
      Sailed from Glasgow
      Alexander Murdoch, 23, steel worker, Father--Andrew Murdoch, E1, Coursington Road, Motherwell, Scotland
      Thomas Murdoch, 21, Boiler maker, Father--Andrew Murdoch, E1, Coursington Road, Motherwell, Scotland
      ===
    Person ID I504  Ronald Allen Snowden Family Tree
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2011 

    Father Andrew MURDOCK,   b. Abt 1858, Ballymena, Antrim, Ireland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1931, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Sarah McCULLOCH,   b. 2 Aug 1861, Dalizel, Craigneuk, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1922, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1883  Dalizel, Craigneuk, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • After banns and publication--the established Church of Scotland
    _UID 885D5BAD913048779AD24CAD0DE5359F9834 
    Notes 
    • Marriage Certificate-on file.
      Marriage conducted at Wishaw Manse, after Banns and Publication
      Church of Scotland
    Documents
    Marriage Certificate for Andrew and Sarah (McCulloch) Murdock
    Marriage Certificate for Andrew and Sarah (McCulloch) Murdock
    Dated 23 February 1883--afters Banns and Publications--with the marriage taking place within the Established Church of Scotland. Witnesses were John McCulloch and Mary Hooper. The marriage took place at Craigneuk, Lanarkshire, Scotland, Parish of Dalziel.
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth UNDERWOOD,   b. Abt 1902, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , , Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 13 May 1925  Sandwich, Essex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From wedding Affidavit #010248
    _UID 028BB1BBC4D245618AE71E8D89E8E646EEC7 
    Family ID F361  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Alexander Murdoch border crossing 3 May 1925
    Alexander Murdoch border crossing 3 May 1925
    SS Assyria manifest--alex.-Thomas Murdoch
    SS Assyria manifest--alex.-Thomas Murdoch

    Documents
    Border Crossing of Alexander Murdoch
Windsor, Ontario to Detroit, Michigan
3 May 1925
    Border Crossing of Alexander Murdoch Windsor, Ontario to Detroit, Michigan 3 May 1925
    Ships Manifest--SS Assyria
24 July 1923
    Ships Manifest--SS Assyria 24 July 1923
    Brothers Thomas and Alexander Murdock make their way from Scotland to Woodlawn, Pennsylvania in the United States.

  • Sources 
    1. [S206] 1901 Scotland Census--Dalziel, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland.