Been trying to locate information about my dad George William Murphy

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He is a veteran from Vietnam and left us kids when I was about 3 years old her later he had a son named George Murphy who might Uncle James Murphy apparently adopted him and he changed his name
in Genealogy Help by Teresa Hale G2G Crew (320 points)
recategorized by Eva Ekeblad
Any locations or clues on year he was born? Lots of George W Murphy's out there.

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George William Murphy

 in the California, Death Index, 1940-1997

      Name: George William Murphy
      Social Security #: 547623021
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 28 Jun 1945
      Birth Place: Pennsylvania
      Death Date: 28 Apr 1985
      Death Place: Sacramento
      Mother's Maiden Name: Campbell

      Source Information

      Ancestry.com. California, Death Index, 1940-1997 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.

       

      by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (534k points)
      selected by Teresa Hale
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      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/162452699

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      George Murphy

       in the U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010

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          Name: George Murphy
          Gender: Male
          Birth Date: 28 Jun 1945
          Death Date: 28 Apr 1985
          SSN: 547623021
          Branch 1: NAVY
          Enlistment Date 1: 3 Jan 1964
          Release Date 1: 30 Dec 1965

          Source Information

          Ancestry.com. U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

           

          by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (534k points)
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          Jim Edward Murphy

           in the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

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              Name: Jim Edward Murphy
              [James Edward Murphy] 
              [James Murphy] 
              Gender: Male
              Race: White
              Birth Date: 19 Jul 1947
              Birth Place: New Castel, Pennsylvania
              Death Date: 26 Aug 1998
              SSN: 550644144
              Notes: Feb 1962: Name listed as JIM EDWARD MURPHY; 13 Oct 1993: Name listed as JAMES EDWARD MURPHY; 16 Sep 1998: Name listed as JAMES MURPHY

              Source Information

              Ancestry.com. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

               

              by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (534k points)
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              James Edward Murphy

               in the U.S. Veterans' Gravesites, ca.1775-2006

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                  Name: James Edward Murphy
                  Service Info.: US ARMY VIETNAM
                  Birth Date: 1947
                  Death Date: 1998
                  Cemetery: Sunset Lawn Memorial Park
                  Cemetery Address: 4701 Marysville Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95838

                  Source Information

                  National Cemetery Administration. U.S. Veterans' Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.

                   

                  by Eddie King G2G6 Pilot (534k points)

                  Try these. Good probable

                   

                  Edward C Murphy

                   in the Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968

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                    Name: Edward C Murphy
                    Gender: Male
                    Age: 40
                    Birth Date: abt 1905
                    Marriage Date: 21 Aug 1945
                    Marriage Place: Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA
                    Father: Edward J Murphy
                    Mother: Mary E Collins
                    Spouse: Virginia C Campbell
                    Film Number: 002024024

                    Source Information

                    Ancestry.com. Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.

                     

                    Thank you
                    Thanks a million
                    It looks like Edward and Virginia are the parents. There was no other Murphy/Campbell marriage in Pennsylvania the decade the boys were born.

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