Charles F. Murphy (Brooklyn)

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Charles F. Murphy (1916)

Charles Frederick Murphy (April 13, 1875 in Norwood, St. Lawrence County, New York – June 19, 1934 in Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut) was an American politician from New York.

Life[edit]

He attended Norwood Academy and Potsdam Normal School.

Murphy was a member of the New York State Assembly (Kings Co., 10th D.) in 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908 and 1909; and was Chairman of the Committee on Codes in 1908 and 1909. In 1909, he married Jeannette Grey Hutchinson.

He was a member of the New York State Senate (6th D.) in 1917 and 1918.

He died on June 19, 1934, in Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Connecticut, from his injuries after having been hit by a car.

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New York Assembly
Preceded by
Frank H. Cothren
New York State Assembly
Kings County, 10th District

1905–1909
Succeeded by
Charles Harwood
New York State Senate
Preceded by
William B. Carswell
New York State Senate
6th District

1917–1918
Succeeded by
Loring M. Black, Jr.