Party affiliation: Republican
Began as architect with brother, D. X. Murphy, at Louisville, 1881, partner D. X. Murphy & Brother, since 1891. Firm architects for Louisville City Hospital, Federal Land Bank, Federal Reserve Bank, St. Agnes Church, St. Joseph Infirmary, Waverly Hills Sanitarium, United States Marine Hospital (all of Louisville). Also hospitals in 5 other states.
President Louisville Garage Corporation. Vice president Louisville Electric Manufacturing Company.
Born February 8, 1864