James Murphy son of Thomas Murphy and Margaret Porter was born c. 1785 in Cumberland Co, NC.
He married Barbara McMillian daughter of James McMillan and Mary Brown on Aug 18, 1807 in Cumberland Co, NC.
James Murphy was the Head of Household in the census in 1810 in Capt James Culbreath's Dist, Cumberland Co, NC. James Murphy,males 2 <10 (James, Thomas), 1 16-25 (1785-1794), females 1 16-25.1
James died in 1815 in Cumberland Co, NC at 30 years of age.
Barbara McMillian was the daughter of James McMillan (1750- ) and Mary Brown (1760- ). She and James Murphy had the following children:
1810 United States Federal Census
North Carolina, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1665-1998. ancestry.com.