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Murphy, J.

MURPHY (Soundex M610) — See also MCMURPHY, MORFEY, MORPHEW, MORPHY, MUPHY, MURFEE, MURPH, MURPHET, MURPHEY, MURPHREE, MURPHREY, ORPHY, TORPHY.

  Murphy, J. Allen — of Dorchester, Saline County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, J. Brian — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Murphy, J. D. — of Asheville, Buncombe County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1916 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, J. G. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, J. J. — of Salem, Marion County, Ore. Mayor of Salem, Ore., 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, J. J. — South Dakota railroad commissioner, 1913-43. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, J. Lee — U.S. Consul in Tangier, as of 1924; Nice, as of 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, J. Lee — of Richmond, Madison County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2004 (alternate), 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Murphy, J. McLeod — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 4th District, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, J. Neil — U.S. Consular Agent in Arequipa, as of 1927-29. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, J. Palmer — of Passaic County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Murphy, J. William — of Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, J. William (b. 1885) — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., 1885. Mayor of Battle Creek, Mich., 1933-37. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Jack — of Wellston, St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 2nd District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Jack M. — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Idaho, 1967-75; delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1972 (delegation chair). Still living as of 1975.
  Murphy, James, Jr. — of Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Postmaster at Bayonne, N.J., 1878-85. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwich, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of Cadillac, Wexford County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Cadillac, Mich., 1912-13. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of Farmington, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Farmington, 1914, 1916, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of Wallace, Shoshone County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2016. Still living as of 2016.
  Murphy, James A. — of Ohio. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 20th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James A. — Democrat. Candidate for Illinois superintendent of public instruction, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James A. (1889-1939) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Laurium, Houghton County, Mich., March 31, 1889. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Michigan state senate 1st District, 1933-39; died in office 1939. Irish ancestry. Killed in an automobile accident, March 19, 1939 (age 49 years, 353 days). Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James A. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Postmaster at New Bedford, Mass., 1936-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James B. — of Gladstone, Delta County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Gladstone, Mich., 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James C. — of Richmond, Madison County, Ky. Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state senate 22nd District, 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  Murphy, James E. — of California. Member of California state assembly 27th District, 1869-71, 1873-80. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James E. — of Pearl Creek, Wyoming County, N.Y. Democrat. Chair of Wyoming County Democratic Party, 1910; candidate for New York state senate 44th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James E. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James E. (d. 1985) — also known as Murph Murphy — of Newport, Campbell County, Ky. Democrat. Real estate agent; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1964; Campbell County Sheriff; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1970. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Elks; Optimist Club. Died, of cancer, in St. Luke Hospital, Fort Thomas, Campbell County, Ky., September 29, 1985. Interment at St. Stephen's Cemetery, Fort Thomas, Ky.
  Murphy, James E. — of Connecticut. Justice of Connecticut state supreme court, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Murphy, James F. — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James H. — of Virden, Macoupin County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James Henry — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James J. (c.1869-1935) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in New York, about 1869. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1898-1900; candidate for mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1903. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Hit by a car while crossing Hudson Boulevard, and died that evening at Jersey City Medical Center, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., January 21, 1935 (age about 66 years). Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James J., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Genoa, as of 1917-21; U.S. Consul in Lucerne, as of 1924; Santo Domingo, as of 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James J. (1884-1945) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., December 8, 1884. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; civil engineer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1941-45; died in office 1945. Catholic. Member, American Legion. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., February 23, 1945 (age 60 years, 77 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Murphy and Julia (Lane) Murphy; brother of William F. Murphy (1892-?).
  Murphy, James J. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James J. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James J. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Murphy, James J., Jr. — of New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state senate 19th District; elected 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Murphy, James Joseph (1898-1962) — also known as James J. Murphy — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., November 3, 1898. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1949-53; defeated, 1952. Died in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., October 19, 1962 (age 63 years, 350 days). Interment at St. Peter's Cemetery, Grassmere, Staten Island, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Murphy, James L. — U.S. Consul in Maracaibo, as of 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James L. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James M. — Delegate to California convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James P. — Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District; elected 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Murphy, James R. — of Millbrae, San Mateo County, Calif. Postmaster at Millbrae, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James T. — of Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Grafton, W.Va., 1933-51 (acting, 1933-35). Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James T. — of Port Jervis, Orange County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Port Jervis, N.Y., 1956-59. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, James W. — of Missouri. Democrat. Member of Missouri state senate 1st District; elected 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Murphy, James William (1858-1927) — of Platteville, Grant County, Wis. Born in Platteville, Grant County, Wis., April 17, 1858. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 3rd District, 1907-09; defeated, 1920. Died in Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn., July 11, 1927 (age 69 years, 85 days). Interment at Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Platteville, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Murphy, Janee — of Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004, 2008; member of Democratic National Committee from Florida, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Murphy, Janet — of Texas. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Murphy, Janet — of Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Green. Candidate for Virginia state house of delegates 48th District, 2011. Female. Still living as of 2011.
  Murphy, Jeanette G. H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Jere — also known as Jerry Murphy — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1908 (alternate), 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Jeremiah D. — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Turks Island, as of 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Jeremiah Henry (1835-1893) — also known as Jeremiah H. Murphy; Jerrie Murphy — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., February 13, 1835. Democrat. Mayor of Davenport, Iowa, 1873-74, 1879-80; member of Iowa state legislature, 1870; U.S. Representative from Iowa 2nd District, 1883-87. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in Washington, D.C., December 10, 1893 (age 58 years, 300 days). Interment at Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Davenport, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Timothy Murphy (1806-1866) and Gerusha (Shattuck) Murphy (1814-1901).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Murphy, Jeremiah J. — of Dover, Strafford County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Dover 5th Ward; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Jerome See L. Jerome Murphy
  Murphy, Jerrie See Jeremiah Henry Murphy
  Murphy, Jerry See Jere Murphy
  Murphy, Jerry — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 1st District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Murphy, Jerry B. — of Parnell, Iowa County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Jesse W. — of Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 2nd District, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Jim — Republican. Member of Texas state house of representatives 133rd District; defeated, 1994; elected 2006; defeated, 2008; elected 2010, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Murphy, Jim — of Normandy, St. Louis County, Mo. Candidate for mayor of Normandy, Mo., 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Murphy, Joan P. — of Crestwood, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980; member, Platform Committee, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Murphy, Joanne — of Brighton, Livingston County, Mich. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Murphy, Joanne A. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Murphy, Joe A., Jr. — of Hixson, Hamilton County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Murphy, Johanna — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1981. Female. Still living as of 1981.
  Murphy, John (1786-1841) — of Claiborne, Monroe County, Ala. Born in North Carolina, 1786. Democrat. Governor of Alabama, 1825-29; U.S. Representative from Alabama 5th District, 1833-35. Died September 21, 1841 (age about 55 years). Interment a private or family graveyard, Clarke County, Ala.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Murphy, John — U.S. Consul in Cork, 1836-49. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John — of Allegan County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Allegan County, 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 14th District, 1881, 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 35th District, 1924, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John — Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania secretary of internal affairs, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 1st District, 1935; candidate for New York state senate 21st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Emancipation candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 20th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John — of Woodstock, McHenry County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John A. — of Warrenville, Ashford, Windham County, Conn. Postmaster at Warrenville, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John A. — of Wayne County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1997-2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Murphy, John B. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 38, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Murphy, John B. (b. 1883) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., November 20, 1883. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1933-44; defeated in primary, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John B. — of Louisiana. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 1st District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John C. — of California. Member of California state assembly 10th District, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John C. — U.S. Attorney for Dakota Territory, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John C. — of South Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John D. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John E. — of Durango, La Plata County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Murphy, John E. — of Peabody, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Murphy, John F. (1849-1926) — of Michigan. Born in Guelph, Ontario, June 17, 1849. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 20th District, 1902; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1914. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in Harbor Beach, Huron County, Mich., April 7, 1926 (age 76 years, 294 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Francis Murphy (1798-1892) and Margaret (Laval) Murphy (1813-1880); married, January 14, 1885, to Mary A. Brennan (1857-1924); father of Harold John Murphy (1888-1949; who married Irene Ellis Murphy (1900-1989)) and Frank Murphy.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Murphy, John F. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John F. — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Democrat. Postmaster at Northampton, Mass., 1952-69. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John G. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1944, 1948; candidate for Governor of Rhode Island, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John H. — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 3rd District, 1852; delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention 3rd District, 1857; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 26, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Murphy, John H. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John H. — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Mayor of Cohoes, N.Y., 1902-03. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John H. — of Ludlow, Windsor County, Vt. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1940 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John J. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. People's candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John J. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John J. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John J. (d. 1945) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1932, 1940, 1944; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1945; chair of Albany County Democratic Party, 1945. Died October 16, 1945. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John J. — of Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John J. — of Morris Township, Morris County, N.J. Republican. Candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 2005; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Campaign slogan (2005): "New Republican Leadership for New Jersey."
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Murphy, John James — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 1st District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Murphy, John L. — of Salinas, Monterey County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Salinas, Calif., 1951-56 (acting, 1951-52). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John M. — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Mayor of San Jose, Calif., 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John Michael (1926-2015) — also known as John M. Murphy — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., August 3, 1926. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; U.S. Representative from New York, 1963-81 (16th District 1963-73, 17th District 1973-81); defeated, 1960 (15th District), 1980 (17th District); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964; Parliamentarian, 1968. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Knights of Columbus. Implicated in the Abscam sting, in which FBI agents impersonating Arab businessmen offered bribes to political figures; indicted June 18 and convicted December 3, 1980, of conspiracy, conflict of interest, and accepting an illegal gratuity; sentenced to three years in prison and fined $20,000; paroled in 1985. Died in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., May 25, 2015 (age 88 years, 295 days). Burial location unknown.
  Cross-reference: Eric N. Vitaliano
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Murphy, John P. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Common pleas court judge in Ohio 1st District, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John P. — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1908; postmaster at Norwich, Conn., 1915-23. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John P. — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Postmaster at New Castle, Del., 1913-22. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John P. — of Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Mayor of Hoosick Falls, N.Y., 1941-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John P., Jr. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1947-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John Patrick — of Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 8th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John Paul (1857-1925) — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in Bulls Gap, Hawkins County, Tenn., 1857. Lawyer; member of Tennessee state legislature, 1890; mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1904. Died in 1925 (age about 68 years). Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John R. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County, 1905-08. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John R. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John R. — of Williamson, Mingo County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1945-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John S. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Straight Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John S. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Murphy, John T. — of Superior, Douglas County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1900, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John T. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 8th District, 1907-10; defeated, 1910; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1908, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John T. — of Covington, Kenton County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1928; candidate for mayor of Covington, Ky., 1939. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John T. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1932, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John V. — of New York. American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, John W. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 1st District, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
John W. Murphy Murphy, John W. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Cigar maker; president, New Haven Trades Council; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1932-45; defeated, 1945. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Times, November 8, 1939
  Murphy, John William (1902-1962) — also known as John W. Murphy — of Dunmore, Lackawanna County, Pa. Born in Avoca, Luzerne County, Pa., April 26, 1902. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1943-46 (11th District 1943-45, 10th District 1945-46); U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1946-62; died in office 1962. Member, American Bar Association; Knights of Columbus. Died in Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa., March 28, 1962 (age 59 years, 336 days). Interment at St. Catherine's Cemetery, Moscow, Pa.
  Relatives: Married, August 14, 1931, to Ella Heffron.
  Cross-reference: Joseph M. McDade
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile
  Murphy, Joseph — of Cadillac, Wexford County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph — of Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 50th District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 25th District, 1956, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 12th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Murphy, Joseph A. — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Auburn, N.Y., 1961-62. Still living as of 1962.
  Murphy, Joseph C. (1907-1987) — of Grosse Pointe Park, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., August 3, 1907. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1933-40. Died in 1987 (age about 79 years). Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph C. — of Michigan. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph D. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Murphy, Joseph F. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 4th District, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph F. — of Beacon, Dutchess County, N.Y. Postmaster at Beacon, N.Y., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph J. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912, 1916, 1932; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph N. — of Ozark County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Ozark County, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph P. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate in primary for borough president of Bronx, New York, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph P. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph P. — of Taunton, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph P. (b. 1899) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., April 1, 1899. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; accountant; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1951-58 (Milwaukee County 8th District 1951-54, Milwaukee County 4th District 1955-58); defeated (Independent), 1958. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph P. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 15th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murphy, Joseph W. — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 16th District, 1947-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
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  Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
  The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/murphy5.html.  
  Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
  If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
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  If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

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