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James Joseph Murphy
Birth: Nov. 3, 1898
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 19, 1962
Grymes Hill
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA

US Representative from New York. In 1916 he served with the 1st New York Cavalry on the Mexican border. During the WW I he was a Sergeant with the 100th and 4th Machine Gun Battalion, 27th Division, with service in France and Belgium. After the war he engaged in the import and export shipping business in New York City and was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-first and Eighty-second Congresses, January 3, 1949 to January 3, 1953. In 1954 he became New York city councilman for the Borough of Staten Island, serving to 1958 and was a shipping broker until his death.  (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Saint Peters Cemetery
West New Brighton
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Mar 29, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8571555
James Joseph Murphy
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