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Henry Cruise Murphy Ingraham, American lawyer. Member Brooklyn Bar Association (director) since 1889, president 1899-1903).

Background

Ingraham, Henry Cruise Murphy was born on May 2, 1838 in Amenia, New York, United States. Son of George and Mary (Michelle) Ingraham.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wesleyan University, Connecticut, 1864, Master of Arts, 1867, Doctor of Laws, 1903.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1865. Practiced at Brooklyn. Counsel to commissioner of Williamsburg Bridge, 1894-1898.

Chairman of Commission for admission to bar, in 2d Department, New York, 1899-1902. Director Glen Cove (New York) Bank, Toluca (Mexico) Light & Power Company Trustee Wesleyan University, since 1897(president of the board since 1903), Pekin U. (China), Board of Education Methodist Episcopal Church. Manager American Bible Society.

Member Executive Committee Federal Council of Churches of Christ in America.

Membership

Member Brooklyn Bar Association (director) since 1889, president 1899-1903).

Connections

Married Winifred Andrews, September 3, 1873.

father:
George Ingraham

mother:
Mary (Michelle) Ingraham

spouse:
Winifred Andrews