Franklin Murphy Edit Profile
Academic education Newark, New Jersey. (Doctor of Laws, Lafayette College, 1901, Princeton University, 1902). Private to First lieutenant 13th New Jersey Volumes, 1862-1865.
Established, 1865, and from then president Murphy Varnish Company.
Member Newark Common Council, 1883-1886. Member New Jersey Assembly, 1885. Member Republican National Executive Committee, 1900-1908.
Member Republican National Committee, since 1900. Member of board of managers National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1905-1912. President general National Society S.A.R., 1898-1900.
President Essex Company (New Jersey) Park Commission.
Married Janet Colwell, June 24, 1868 (deceased).