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John W. Murphy, American judge. Member 78th and 79th Congresses (1943-1947), 10th Pennsylvania District United States district judge for Middle Pennsylvania since June 1946.; Member Lackawanna County Bar Association (director), American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association.

Background

Murphy, John W. was born on April 26, 1902 in Avoca, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Edward C. and Bridglet (Mugan) Murphy.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Pennsylvania, 1926, Bachelor of Laws, 1929.

Career

Assistant district attorney, Lackawanna Company, Pennsylvania, 1934-1941.

Membership

Member 78th and 79th Congresses (1943-1947), 10th Pennsylvania District United States district judge for Middle Pennsylvania since June 1946. Member Lackawanna County Bar Association (director), American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association.

Connections

Married Ella Heffron, August 14, 1931. Children: John W., Jean Marie Ellen George Admitted to Pa bar, 1929.

father:
Edward C. Murphy

mother:
Bridglet (Mugan) Murphy

spouse:
Ella Heffron

child:
Jean Marie Ellen George Admitted to Pa bar Murphy

child:
1929 Murphy

child:
John W. Murphy