"Edward R. Murrow (born Egbert Roscoe Murrow; April 25, 1908 – April 27, 1965) was an American broadcast journalist and war correspondent.
He first gained prominence during World War II with a series of live radio broadcasts from Europe for the news division of CBS. During the war he recruited and worked closely with a team of war correspondents who came to be known as the Murrow Boys" (wikipedia excerpt).
"North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:7DS3-43T2 : 24 October 2019), Edward R Murrow, 25 Apr 1908; citing Birth, North Carolina, United States, North Caro...
"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:ML3D-NJ3 : accessed 18 July 2020), Egbert Murrow in household of Rosco C Murrow, Sumner, Guilford, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 129, sheet 5A, family 95, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1115; FHL microfilm 1,375,128.
"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHF2-HQ7 : accessed 18 July 2020), Egbert Murrow in household of Roscoe Murrow, Blanchard, Skagit, Washington, United States; citing ED 94, sheet 1B, line 72, fa...
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