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MURPHY-MCKENZIE (Soundex M615)

  Murphy McKenzie, Vashti — of Brentwood, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Member, Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


MURR (Soundex M600) — See also MARR, MERR, MOER, MOHR, MOIR, MOOR, MOORE, MORE, MORR, MOYER, MUER, MUHR, MUIR, MUNR, MURER, MURK, MURRAH, MURRAY, MURRELL, MURREY, MURRILL, MURRILLO, MURRIN, MURRISH, MURRY.

  Murr, David J. — of Indiana. Independence League candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 3rd District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Murr, George F. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Murr, Jack (b. 1914) — of Americus, Sumter County, Ga. Born in Ozark, Dale County, Ala., September 22, 1914. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Georgia state house of representatives from Sumter County, 1949-56. Baptist. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 12, 1942, to Susie Virginia Hand.


MURRAH (Soundex M600) — See also MACMURRAY, MCELMURRAY, MCMURRAN, MCMURRAY, MOIRA, MORA, MORAY, MORRAH, MOURA, MURA, MURAI, MURR, MURRAY.

  Murrah, Alfred Paul (1904-1975) — also known as Alfred P. Murrah — of Oklahoma. Born in Tishomingo, Johnston County, Okla., October 27, 1904. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, 1937-40; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Oklahoma, 1937-40; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Oklahoma, 1937-40; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, 1940-70. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Lambda Chi Alpha; Phi Alpha Delta; Freemasons. Died, in University Hospital, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., October 30, 1975 (age 71 years, 3 days). Interment at Fairlawn Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  The Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building (opened 1977, destroyed by truck bomb 1995), in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, was named for him.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Murrah, Edward — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Mayor of Columbus, Ga., 1940-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Murrah, Pendleton (1824-1865) — of Texas. Born in 1824. Governor of Texas, 1863-65. Died, from consumption, in Monterrey, Nuevo León, August 4, 1865 (age about 41 years). Interment at Panteon Municipal Cemetery, Monterrey, Nuevo León.


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