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Herbert Francis Murphy

Herbert Francis Murphy, business executive.


  • Murphy, Herbert Francis was born on March 16, 1894 in St. Cloud, Minnesota, United States. Son of Thomas Francis and Harriet (Robinson) Murphy.

  • Education

    • Student in public schools.


    • Salesman Simmons Hardware Company, St. Louis, 1913-1919, sales manager, 1919-1925. President Standart Hardware Company, Detroit, 1925-1929. With Sears, Roebuck & Company, since 1929, retail merchandise supervisor, Chicago, 1929-1931, district manager, 1931-1935, zone manager, 1935-1946, director company, since 1945, retail group manager, 1946-1948, director Vice-President charge Midwestern territory, Chicago, since 1948.

      Director All-State Insurance Company, American National Bank & Trust Company.


    Clubs: Chicago.


    • Married Edna Gallier, August 22, 1922. Children: Richard, Dorothy, John.
    • father: Thomas Francis Murphy
    • mother: Harriet (Robinson) Murphy
    • spouse: Edna Gallier
    • children: Richard Murphy
    • Dorothy Murphy
    • John Murphy
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    Born March 16, 1894
    Died January, 1963
    (aged 68)