MURPHY, Lela Loemma

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Last Name
 
MURPHY
Given Names
 
Lela Loemma
AKA's
 
Lela Loemma Harris (birth name)
Better known as
 
Date of Birth
 
7/17/1897
Age at Death
 
81
Place of Birth
 
Ontario, Canada
Residence (US)
 
Residence (JT)
 
CommB
Residence (JT) Abbreviated
 
CB
Religion
 
Race
 
Caucasian
Gender
 
Female
Information on __Source of Death
 
FBI document 89-4286-1302 (prepared 12/78)
Body Identification Number
 
Occupation outside __Peoples Temple
 
office manager (PT occupation record)
Occupation inside __Peoples Temple
 
Government Income
 
Entry in Guyana
 
8/25/1977
Occupation at __Jonestown
 
(senior)
Birth Mother
 
Birth Father
 
Siblings
 
Partner
 
Children
 
Non-Temple Relatives
 
Family Tree
 
Discrepancies
 
Lela Loenma Murphy is one of eight people who died in Jonestown prior to 11/18/1978
Remembrances
 
“Lela's only son, Don, is my father. I am Lela's first grandchild and possibly last family contact she had before going to Jonestown. This file brings me a great deal of sadness, but finally the closure I searched for years ago. ” - Christy Murphy Cutting