John T Murphy (R8) Philadelphia (Part) County 1907-1910
John T Murphy, born September 30, 1860, Philadelphia, educated, Saint Ann’s Parochial School, public school education; left schooling, age, thirteen, various occupations until 1922; studied law, admitted, Philadelphia bar, 1885; engaged law practice; elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate 8th district, 1907-1910; defeated, 1910; delegate, Pennsylvania, Republican National Convention, 1908, 1912. Burial location unknown.
Elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate 8th district, Philadelphia (Part) County, 1907-1910; committee assignment, Corporations, Federal Relations, Judicial Apportionment, Public Grounds and Buildings, Public Health and Sanitation. Defeated, reelection.
The Pennsylvania Manual, (1910). Miller, H.P., (Compiler). Baker, W.H., (Assistant Compiler). Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, pages 993, 1000-1003, Biographical Sketches of Senators, page 971.