Keeper Bio: Murphy, Ann

Date of Service: 1873

1839:  Ann Murphy is born in approximately 1839, in Ireland.

1873:  Ann Murphy serves as First Assistant at Craney Island Lighthouse, Va. Her annual salary is $420. (Her husband Patrick Murphy served as Principal Keeper)

1873:  Ann Murphy resigns after her husband’s death.

Sources: Chesapeake Chapter Keeper’s Database;;

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