Murfree

Murfree may refer to:

  • Hardy Murfree (1752–1809), a military officer from North Carolina during the American Revolutionary War
  • Mary Noailles Murfree (1850–1922), an American fiction writer who wrote under the pen name Charles Egbert Craddock
  • William H. Murfree (1781–1827), a member of the United States House of Representatives from North Carolina

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  • Murfree, Mary Noailles — ▪ American writer pseudonym  Charles Egbert Craddock   born Jan. 24, 1850, near Murfreesboro, Tenn., U.S. died July 31, 1922, Murfreesboro  American writer in the local colour (local colour) movement, most of whose stories present the narrow,… …   Universalium

  • Murfree, Mary Noailles (Charles Egbert Craddock) —    American novelist. In the Tennessee Mountains (1884), Down the Ravine (1885), The Prophet of the Great Smoky Mountains (1886), Story of Keedar Bluffs (1887), His Vanished Star (1894), The Juggler (1897), The Bushwhackers (1899), etc …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Hardy Murfree — (June 5, 1752 – April 6, 1809) was a Lieutenant Colonel from North Carolina during the American Revolutionary War.[1] Contents 1 Military career 2 Family 3 References …   Wikipedia

  • Mary Noailles Murfree — (January 24, 1850 – July 31, 1922) was an American fiction writer of novels and short stories who wrote under the pen name Charles Egbert Craddock.[1] She is c …   Wikipedia

  • William H. Murfree — William Hardy Murfree (* 2. Oktober 1781 im Hertford County, North Carolina; † 19. Januar 1827 im Williamson County, Tennessee) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker. Zwischen 1813 und 1817 vertrat er den Bundesstaat North Carolina im US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William H. Murfree — William Hardy Murfree (1781 1827) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from North Carolina born in Hertford County, North Carolina on October 2, 1781.He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1801… …   Wikipedia

  • Discovery Center at Murfree Spring — The Discovery Center is a nature center and wetlands boardwalk near downtown Murfreesboro, Tennessee. It began as the Discovery House , a children s museum, in 1986. During its first year of operation it had 11,000 visitors. In 1995 after it… …   Wikipedia

  • Emory and Henry College Hospital — This article concerns the Emory and Henry College Hospital, which was active during the American Civil War. It focuses on the events surrounding the Battle of Saltville near the hospital. PreludeThe cozy hills of southwest Virginia seemed a… …   Wikipedia

  • Murfreesboro, North Carolina —   Town   Location of Murfreesboro, North Carolina …   Wikipedia

  • Murfreesboro, Tennessee —   City   …   Wikipedia

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