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Catherine A. Murchison was the daughter of Catherine D. Wright and Duncan Murchison, a wealthy cotten manufacturer in Cumberland County, NC. In the United States Census of 1850 , the Murchisons were listed with their children, among them, Catherine A. Murchison and Margaret Murchison . Both sisters are recoreded as having attened the Burwell School in its closing year, 1857 .
Catherine A. Murchison was born c. 1834.