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sey Trust Co., Washington, D. C, and of the Munsey
Trust Co., Baltimore, Md. Author: Derringforth and
other novels, and of widely quoted addresses on pub-
lishing and advertising. Clubs: Union League, N. Y.
Yacht, Manhattan. Lambs, Riding, Ardsley. Address:
Flatiron Bld'g, Fifth Av. and 23d St., N. Y. City.

MUNSON, C. LA RUE

Lawyer; b. Bradford, N. Y., July 2, 1854; s. Edgar
and Lucy Maria (Curtis) Munson; ed. Cheshire Acad.,
1868-1871; Yale Univ., Law Dep't, 1873-1875, LL.B., and
received honorary degree of M.A., 1892; m. Rome, N.
Y., Minnie Wright Tuller, and they have two sons.
Has been engaged in the practice of law since grad-
uation. Mem. of the firm of Candor & Munson since
1875; pres. Savings Inst, of Williamsport; E. Keeler
Co., Williamsport Iron & Nail Co., Williamsport Pas-
senger R'y Co.; dir. Lycoming Nat. Bank, Am. Wood-
working Machinery Co., Nat. Silk Dyeing Co., Scranton
Life Ins. Co., Williamsport Water Co., Lycoming Foun-
dry & Machine Co., Royal Braid Co., Williamsport Wire
Rope Co. Author: Manual Elementary Practice, 1897.
Pres. Pa. State Bar Ass'n, 1902-1903; dir. James V.
Brown Public Library. Mason. Club: Ross. Ad-
dresses: Williamsport, Pa., and 27 William St., N. Y.
City.

MUNSON, CHARLES SHERWOOD

Manufacturer; b. Woodbury, Conn., Sept. 14, 1888; e.
John Newton and Florence Avervill (Seeley) Munson;
ed. The Taft Sch., Watertown, Conn., Yale Univ., A.B.,
1912; m. Southbury, Conn., June 22, 1912, Marjorie Jean
Oatman; one son: Charles Sherwood, Jr., b. April 28,

1913. Associated with N. Y. office of Amoskeag Mf'g
Co., mf'rs of cotton goods. Republican; Episcopalian.
Mem. Zeta Phi fraternity. Recreation: Golf. Clubs:
Yale, Arkwright. Residence: 71 Remsen St., Brook-
lyn, N. Y., and Nyack, N. Y. Address: 34 Thomas St.,
N. Y. City.

MUNSON, EDWIN STERLING

Oculist and aurist; b. Earville, 111., May 8, 1870; s.
Bertrand Alphonso and Mary Jane (Smith) Munson;
ed. in public schools of Chicago and N. Y. City, N. Y.
Homce. Med. Coll. and Flower Hosp., M.D., 1894, N. Y.
Ophthalmic Hosp., O. et A. Chlr., 1898 ; m. Yonkers, N. Y.,
May 1, 1901, Edna May Peene; children: Edwin Bert-
rand, b. Nov. 19, 1906; Jean, b. Dec. 2, 1908. Interne
at Five Points Hosp. for Children, two years; N. Y.
Ophthalmic Hosp., one year. Prof. Opthalmology and
Otology, N. Y. Med. Coll. and Hosp. for Women; prof.
Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Hosp. Coll.; oculist and
aurist, Yonkers Homce. Hosp. SeTgeant, Company C,
7th Reg't. Mem. Am. Inst. Homoeopathy, Homoe. Med.
Soc, State of N. Y., Homce. Med. Soc. County of N. Y.
Clubs: Dunham, N. Y. Medical, Yonkers Clinical. Ad-
dress: 8 W. 49th St., N. Y City.

MUNSON, F. GRANVILLE

Lawyer; b. Philadelphia, Pa., Nov 21, 18S2; a. Her-
bert W. and Harriet B. (Jobes) Munson; grad. Univ.
of Pa., B.S., in Economics; Harvard Univ., LL.B.; m.
Binghamton, N. Y., Feb. 16, 1911, Agnes K. McNamara,
LL.B. Partner with wife in firm of Munson & Munson.



Contb'r to Yale, Columbia, Pa. and other law maga-
zines; joint author Index Analysis of the Federal
Statutes. Captain, Coast Art'y Corps, N. G. N. Y.
Republican; Episcopalian. Mem. Soc. Colonial Wars.
Recreation: Tennis. Residence: 484 Convent Av. Ad-
dress: 2 Rector St., N. Y. City.

MUNSON, HARLAN L.

Lawyer; b. Portland, N. Y., Aug. 27, 1870; s. Alson
N. and Julia A. (Healy) Munson; grad. Westfleld Union
Sch., 1888, Cornell Univ. (Sch. of Law), LL.B., 1891,
LL.M., 1892; m. 1st, Ripley, N. Y., Sept. 12, 1900, Ber-
tha E. Bennett (died Jan. 15, 1908); 2nd, Westfleld,
N. Y., Mar. 27, 1912, Mary Knox Peirce; children:
Donald Bennett, b. Nov. 30, 1902; Harlan Peirce, b.
Feb. 21, 1913. Practising law and doing gen. insurance
business with Arthur B. Ottaway (later county judge),
Westfleld, N. Y., since 1894. Trustee and pres. Village
of Westfleld, 1908. Democrat; Presbyterian. Trustee
First Presbyterian Ch.; trustee and dir. Y. M. C. A.,
Westfleld, N. Y. Mem. Phi Delta Phi. Address: West-
field, N. Y.

MUNSON, JAMES EUGENE

Stenographer, Inventor; b. Paris, Oneida County,
New York, May 12, 1835; studied at Amherst; studied
shorthand and became expert stenographer; settled in
New York City, 1857; married. Was court stenogra-
pher over thirty years; reported Beecher-Tilton case
for N. Y. Sun. Expended much labor in simplifying
existing systems of shorthand, the result being the
Munson System. Invented process of setting and jus-
tifying type automatically, and machines for doing
same; also assisted in inventing a machine for operat-
ing typewriting machines by telegraph. Author: The
Complete Phonographer; Dictionary of Practical Pho-
nography; Phrase Book of Practical Phonography;
The Art of Phonography; A Shorter Course in Munson
Phonography; Munson's Pocket Phonographic Dic-
tionary. Address: 1186 Lexington Av., N. Y. City.

MUNSON, JAMES FREDERICK

Physician; b. Pontiac, Mich., 1881; s. James D. and
Mary S.; grad. Univ. Mich., A.B., M.D. Ass't Univ.
Mich. 2 years. Resident pathologist, Craig Colony for
Epileptics, Sonyea, N. Y., since 1906. Sec. and treas.
Nat. Ass'n Study of Epilepsy. Mem. Med. Ass'n, Am.
Medico-Psychol. Ass'n, Nat. Conference Charities and
Corrections, Nu Sigma Nu, Sigma Xi. Address: Sonyea,
N. Y.

MUNSON, SAMUEL LYMAN

Manufacturer; b. Huntington, Mass., June 14, 1844;
s. Garry and Harriet (Lyman) Munson; ed. Williston
Sem., Easthampton, Mass.; m. Albany, N. Y., May 21,
1868, Susan Balbcoek Hopkins; children: Harriet Ly-
man, Anne Hopkins, Edward Garry, Paul Babcock,
Samuel Lyman, Jr., Amy Treadwell, Robert. For 45
years a shirt and collar mf'r, 40 years under a single
mg'mt. V.-p. Home Savings Bank, Albany; mem. Al-
bany Advisory B"d, United States Fidelity Guaranty
Co.; now pres. S. L. Munson Co., Albany; pres. Massasoit
Wadding Co., Cohoes; trustee Albany Homoe. Hosp.;
former dir. Nat. Exchange Bank. Extensive traveler;
frequent lecturer. Presidential elector, 1900. Mem.
Dutch Reformed Ch. (v.-p. of trustees Madison Av.
Ch., Albany). Pres. Weekapaug Chapel Soc, Weeka-
paug, R. I.; pres. Masonic Veterans' Ass'n of Albany;
life mem. N. E. Soc. of N. Y., Founders and Patriots;
Masters' Lodge, Temple Chapter, Temple Command-
ery F. and A. M.; regent Phillip Livingston Chapter,
Sons of Revolution; mg'r State Soc. Sons of Revolu-
tion. Recreations: Travel, library, golf. Clubs: Fort
Orange, Country (Albany), Watervliet Golf, Repub-
lican, Arkwright (N. Y.). Address: 84 Lancaster St.,
Albany, N. Y.

MURALT, CARL LEONARD DE

Consulting eng'r; b. Brooklyn, N. Y., Jan. 29,
1873; s. Carl and Lily (Wegmann) de Muralt; ed. public
schools of Zurich, Switzerland; Univs. of Munich and
Zurich, M.E., E.E., 1895; m. Schenectady, N. Y., 1898,
Jeanette Lathrop; children: Aline Elizabeth, b. 1900;
Carl Leonard, Jr., b. 1904; Frank Leonard, b. 1907;
Maximilian Theodore, o. 1908. In 1895 entered employ
of Gen. Electric Co.; first In shops In Schenectady,
then in eng'rlng dep't. In 1897 detailed to German
branch of Gen. Elec. Co. as eng'r of lighting and
power dep't. Built some of most important electric
plants in Europe, among others, city lighting plant of
Madrid, Spain. In 1S99 entered employ of Brown, Bo-
very & Co., famous Swiss eng'rs; did original work in
building well-known Swiss high-tension alternating-
current railroads (Jungfrau R. R. and others) and
high-tension power transmissions. In 1902 returned
and established firm of Muralt & Co., consulting
eng'rs, N. Y. City. Mem. Squadron A, N. G. N. Y. Mem.



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Am. Inst, of Electrical Eng'rs, Am. Soc. Civil Eng'rs.
Contb'd papers on Polyphase Alternating Currents tor
Railroads. 1902, and Heavy Electric Traction, 1905.
Club: Players. Residence: Dobbs Ferry, N. Y. Ad-
dress: 114 Liberty St., N. Y. City.

MURCHISON, KENNETH MACKENZIE

Architect; b. N. Y. City, 1872; s. Kenneth M. and
Katherine (Williams) Murchison; grad. Columbia
Univ. School of Science, Ph.B.; m. N. Y. City. 1902, Au-
relie de Mauriac; children: Katherine, b. 1905; Aurelie
de M. Murchison, b. 1908. Architect of Lackawanna
R R Terminal at Hoboken, Union Ferry house, foot
of 23d St., N. Y. City, Gedney Farm Hotel, White
Plains Baltimore Union Sta., Havana Union Sta.. Buf-
falo Terminal. Ancien eleye de l'Ecole des Beaux-
Arts. Mem. Beaux-Arts Soc, Am. Inst, of Architects,
Architectural League; received decoration of Officler
d'Academie, conferred by French Gov't. Clubs: Uni-
versity, Sleepy Hollow Country, Columbia Univ., Ama-
teur Comedy, Mendelssohn Glee. Address: 49 E. 63d
St., N. Y. City.

MURDOCK, HARRIS H.

Vrchitect; b. Cambridge, Mass., 1879; s. Walter H.
and Eleanor (Grigg) Murdock; grad. Harvard Univ.,
AB, 1901; m. June 16, 1903, Marion Davidson; chil-
dren: Robert, Richard (twins), b. Feb. 8, 1905. Mem.
firm Jardine, Hill & Murdock. Club: Harvard. Resi-
dence: 417 W. 114th St., Address: 3 W. 29th St., N. Y.
City.

MURPHY, DANIEL B.

Merchant; b. Bombay, Franklin Co., N. Y., July 23,
1848; s. Maurice and Anastasia Murphy; ed. State Nor-
mal Sch., Potsdam, N. Y.; then taught district schools
in Franklin Co. five winters, working on father's
farm summers; principal St. Mary's Sch., Dunkirk, N.
Y 1871-1873; principal Cathedral Schools, Rochester,
N Y, 1873-1875; m. July, 1S74, Mary B. Gavin; six
children. Began commercial career, 1875, with Burke,
Fitz-Simons, Hone & Co. (dry goods and carpets).
Rochester; given an interest in the business. 1886, full
partner since 1S91. Catholic; trustee Catholic Cathe-
dral of Rochester several years. Independent in poli-
tics. Appt'd by Mayor Cutler of Rochester mem. Re-
org'n Com. of U. S. Independent Telephone Co. Pres
Individual Underwriters' Ass'n of U. S.; since 1898
one of mg'rs Craig Colony for Epileptics at Sonyea,
N Y ' pres. N. Y. State Conf. of Charities and Correc-
tions; charter Mem. Nat. Ass'n of Credit Men and or-
ganizer local ass'n in Rochester; was chm'n Investi-
gation and Prosecution Com. of Nat. Ass'n. Trustee
Rochester Chamber of Commerce (elected its pres.,
but declined). Made many addresses on public, com-
mercial and civic questions and municipal reform;
traveled extensively in Europe, Egypt, South America
and other countries; shipwrecked on trip to Bermu-
das, 1903; was on island of Martinique 60 days before
destruction of the City of St. Pierre by volcanic erup-
tion, 1902. Clubs: Fortnightly, Genesee Valley, Oak
Hill Golf. Address: Rochester, N. Y.

MURPHY, DEACON

Lawyer; b. N. Y., Aug. 1, 1887; s. William Dennis-
town and Rosalie (Hart) Murphy; ed. Drisler Sch.,
Columbia Grammar Sch., Columbia Univ., A.B., 190S;
A.M., 1910; LL.B., 1912. Deputy ass't dist. att'y, N. Y.
County, appt'd by Dist. Att'y Whitman, Oct. 2, 1911.
Mem. Ass'n Bar City of N. Y., Alumni Ass'n Columbia
Coll., St. Nicholas Soc. Cluo: Columbia University.
Residence: 40 E. 49th St. Address: Dist. Atty's Office,
N. Y. City.

MURPHY, FRANK MORRILL

Mine owner, r'y builder, financier; b. Jefferson, Lin-
coln Co., Me., Sept. 4, 1854; s. B. F. and Lucy (Oakes)
Murphy; ed. public schs., Manitowoc, Wis.; m. Pres-
cott, Ariz., Aug. 1, 1892, Ethel M. Meany. At age of 14
entered employ of Thomas Windiate, Manitowoc, Wis.,
who controlled several large commercial enterprises;
later worked in lumber camps of Wis.; in 1872 went
to Calif., where was interested in stage transporta-
tion line until 1877, when moved to Arizona, and has
been intimately associated with development of that
state ever since. Was associated with "Diamond Joe"
Reynolds in operation of Congress Mine, successful
enterprise. Sec. and promoter Santa Fe, Prescott &
Phoenix R. R., 1891-1892, and since 1894 ihas 'been its
pres.; pres. Prescott Nat. Bank from its org'n until
1910. Resident of Prescott, but spends about half his
time In N. Y. City. Pres. Santa Fe, Prescott & Phoenix
R. R., Prescott & Eastern R. R.. Bradshaw Mountain
R R., Arizona & Calif. R. R.; dir. Commercial Trust
& Savings Bank, Prescott National Bank (Prescott,
Ariz.). Republican. Residence: Prescott, Ariz. Ad-
dress: 111 Broadway, N. Y. City.



MURPHY, FRANKLIN

Manufacturer, ex-gov. of N. J., farmer; b. Jersey
City, N. J., Jan. 3, 1846; s. William H. and Abby E.
(Hagar) .Murphy; attended Newark Acad.; m. Janet
Colwell; children: Franklin, Jr., Helen M. Pres. Mur-
phy Varnish Co., Newark, N. J. Member Rep. Nat.
Com.; mg'r Nat. Soldiers Home. Residence: 1027 Broad
St. Address: 224 McWhorter St., Newark, N. J.

MURPHY, HENRY KILLAM

Architect; b. New Haven, Conn., Aug. 10, 1877; s.
John and Alice Button (Killam) Murphy; grad. Yale
Univ., A.B., 1899; B. of Fine Arts, 1913; m. N. Y. City,
Oct. 21, 1905, Edna Mitchell Cook. Traveled abroad,
1906; engaged in practise since 1906; in partnership
with Richard Henry Dana, Jr., under firm name. Mur-
phy & Dana, since 1908. Progressive Republican.
Mem. Am. Inst, of Architects, Architectural League of
N. Y. Recreations: Yachting, tennis. Clubs: Yale,
Graduates Ass'n (New Haven), Double Beach Ass'n
(Branford), New Haven Yacht. Residence: 154 E. 37th
St. Address: 331 Madison Av., N. Y. City.

MURPHY, JOHN FRANCIS

Artist; b. Oswego, N. Y., Dec. 11, 1853; ed. in schools
there; self-taught in art; resident of N. Y. City since
1875. Painter of landscapes; exhibitor at Nat. Acad.
Design, 1876; awarded 2d Hallgarten Prize, 1885, from
Nat. Acad. Design and the Webb Prize, 1887, of the
Soc. of Am. Artists. Became asso. Nat. Acad. Design,
1885; academician since 1887. Mem. Am. Water Color
Soc. Address: The Chelsea, 222 W. 23d St., N. Y. City.

MURPHY, JOHN J.

Tenement house comm'r. Appt'd by Mayor Mitchel,
tenement house comm'r, City of N. Y., Jan. 1, 1914.
Address: 44 E. 23d St., N. Y. City.

MURPHY, STARR JOCELYN

Lawyer, financier; b. Avon, Conn., June 17, I860; s.
Rev. Elijah D. and Harriette L. (Jocelyn)) Murphy;
grad Amherst Coll., A.B., 1881; Columbia Law Sch.
LLB 1883; m. Montclair, N. J., June 9, 1887, Julia
Brush Doubleday. Personal counsel and representa-
tive of John D. Rockefeller, since 1904; pres. and dir.
Abeyton Realty Co., Tilden Iron Mining Co., dir. Great
Eastern Elevator Co.; Colo. Fuel & Iron Co.; Am. Ship-
building Co.; v.-p. and dir. Am. Linseed Co. Mem. Phi
Beta Kappa Soc, and Delta Upsilon fraternity. Sec.
and trustee Rockefeller Inst, for Med. Research; mem.
Gen. Ed'n B'd Rockefeller Foundation. Club: White-
hall. Residence: Montclair, N. J. Address: 26 Broad-
way, N. Y. City.

MURPHY, THOMAS F.

Assistant postmaster at N. Y.; ed. common schools
of N. Y. City; Coll. City of N. Y. Engaged in sanitary
eng'ring business in N. Y. City over 10 years; sup't
Bellevue and allied hosps. of N. Y. City; sup't Parks,
N. Y City; ass't sergt.-at-Arms, N. Y. State Assembly.
Republican. Mem. Royal Arcanum; asso. mem. Lloyd
\spinwall Post, G. A. R. Club: Republican. Resi-
dence: S24 St. Nicholas Av., N. Y. City.

MURPHY, WILLIAM DENNISTOUN

Born N. Y City, Jan. 4, 1859; s. William D. and Ann
Letitia (Goodliff) Murphy; ed. N. Y. City, Anthon's
Grammar Sch., and Dolbear's Commercial Coll.; m.
Philadelphia, Jan., 1883, Rosalie Hart; one son: Dea-
con, b. 1887. Constituent mem. Real Estate Exchange
and Auction Room, served as chm'n of com. on Taxa-
tion; independent operator, executor and mg'r several
estates. Traveled frequently in America and Europe.
Actively interested in Republican politics; one of the
earliest supporters of Theodore Roosevelt. Formerly
campaign speaker and served on local and state
convs Mem. N. Y. Chamber of Commerce, St. Nicho-
las Soc (3d v.-p.), Am. Inst., Royal Photographic Soc.
of Great Britain, Baptist Social Union (ex-pres.), Soc.
Colonial Wars, Navy League of U. S., hon. mem. 11th
Army Corps Ass'n. Recreations: Travel, amateur pho-
tography, after dinner spealcing, lecturing on art and
photographic topics. Clubs: Union League, The Cam-
era (pres. 5 years). Address: 40 E. 49th St., N. Y.
City.

MURRAY, AMBROSE SPENCER, JR.

Lawyer; b. Goshen, N. Y., 1850; s. Ambrose Spencer
and Frances (Wisner) Murray; grad. Trinity Coll.,
Conn., 1871, Columbia Law Sch., 1874; m. Goshen, N.
Y., 1906, Henrietta F. E. Dumbell. Mem. firm of Mur-
ray, Ingersoll, Hoge & Humphrey. Receiver, sec,
treas. and dir. Dansville & Mount Morris R. R. Mem.
Delta Psi fraternity, Trinity Alumni Ass'n, St. Nicho-
las Soc. Clubs: Century, University, Church, Down
Town Ass'n. Residence: Lone Oak, Goshen, N. Y. Ad-
dress: 22 William St., N. Y. City.



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MURRAY, ARCHIBALD GORDON

Lawyer; b. Louisville, Ky, Feb. 11, 1870; s. Logan C.
and Harriet (Gordon) Murray; grad. Princeton Coll.,
A B., 1891, A.M., 1897. Attended various law schs.; m.
Grace Harper Stanton, June 22, 1907. Republican;
Presby'n. Mem. Ass'n Bar City of N. T., County Bar
Ass'n, Maritime Law Ass'n of TJ. S. Clubs: Univer-
sity, Princeton, Down Town Ass'n. Republican. Resi-
dence: 129 E. 56th St. Address: 60 Wall St., N. Y. City.

MURRAY, CHARLES H.

Jurist; b. San Francisco, Calif., Jan. 2, 1855; s.
Henry Kennedy and Abbie Sheldon (Billings) Murray;
grad. Mount Pleasant Acad., Gssining-on-Hudson;
studied law; m. Worcester, Mass., Feb. 11, 1893, Grace
Peckham. Admitted to bar 1876 and since then en-
gaged in law practice. Rep. leader 8th Assembly Dist.;
pres. Lincoln League; exec. Mem. Rep. Co. Com.; chm n
9th Cong. Com.; mem. Rep. State Com., 1894-1896, 1901-
1904 1904-1906, 1907-1908, 1908-1910, and mem. of the
Exec. Com. Delegate to Republican Nat. conv's from
1888 and all Rep. State convs. from 1886. Has been
Rep. candidate for mem. Assembly, Rep. candidate for
district att'y, County of N. Y., 1893, counsel to U. S.
marshal, police comm'r N. Y. City, 1894, Aqueduct
comm'r, 1897, quarantine comm'r, 1901-1905; pres. Re-
publican Co. Com., 1904; judge N. Y. Court of Claims,
1905-1916. Mem. Soc of Colonial Wars; charter mem.
and deputy gov.-gen., Sons of Revolution; mem. S A
R., Soc. Foreign Wars (charter mem.), Soc. War 1812
(charter mem. and judge advocate general), Loyal Le-
gion, St. Nicholas Soc, Huguenot Soc, Ass n Bar City of
N Y Clubs: Republican, N. Y. Athletic. Residence:
Hotel Seymour, 50 W. 45th St. Address: 35 Nassau
St., N. Y. City, and Court of Claims, Albany, N. Y.

MURRAY, DWIGHT HENDERSON

Physician; b. Altmar, Oswego Co., N. Y., Aug. 31,
1861; s. Alexander and Margaret (Henderson) Murray;
ed. Med. Dep't of Syracuse Univ.; m. Syracuse N. Y.,
Oct 21 1884, Dara M. Loomis; children: H. Loomis, b.
Nov. 3, 1888; Clara Margaret, t>. May 7, 1894. Asso.
pTof. clinical proctology, Syracuse Med. Coll. Ex-pres.
Syracuse Acad of Medicine, Onondaga Med. Soc, Am.
Proctologic Soc Mem. Home of Delegates, N. Y. State
Med. Soc. and Am. Med. Ass'n. Pres. South Yonkers
Realty Co., sec. and treas. Wakefield Terminal Im-
provement Co., N. Y. & Yonkers Real Estate Co.,
Dwight Murray Realty Co. Republican. Mem. Am.
Med. Ass'n, N. Y. State Med. Soc, Am. Proctologic Soc,
N Y Acad, of Medicine. Clubs: Citizens, Masonic
Temple. Address: 311 Comstock Av., Syracuse, N. Y.

MURRAY, FRANK WISNER

Surgeon; b. Goshen, N. Y., 1855; s. Ambrose Spencer
and Frances (Wisner) Murray; grad. Yale, A.B., 1877;
Coll. Phys. and Surg., N. Y. City, M.D., 1880; m. N. Y.
City 1886, M. Gertrude Lawrence; children: Francis
W Jr , Caroline L., Lawrence Newhold, Gertrude L.
Attending surgeon N. Y. Hosp.; consulting surgeon St
Luke's Hosp. and N. Y. Eye and Ear Infirmary, Paul
Kimball Hosp., Lakewood, N. J. Mem. Am. Med. Ass n,
Am Surg. Ass'n, Acad, of Medicine, Clinical Soc, Surg.
Soc, Ass'n Mil. Surgeons, Internat. Surg. Soc, Surg.
Soc of France. Clubs: Union, Century. Address: 32
W. 39th St., N. Y. City.

MURRAY, GEORGE WELWOOD

Lawyer; b. Edinburgh, Scotland, March 8, 1856; s.
Welwood and Lily (Gourlay) Murray; grad. Columbia
Univ Law Sen., LL.B., 1876; m. Caroline C. Church;
one d.: Lily Sylvester (wife of Prof. Adam Leroy
Jones). Admitted to 'bar 1877. Mem. firm of Murray,
Prentice & Howland. Mem. N. Y. State Bar Assn,
Ass'n Bar City of N. Y. Clutos: Century, City Mid-
day (N. Y. City), Montclair (Montclair, N. J.). Resi-
dence: 77 S Mountain Av., Montclair, N. J. Address:
37 Wall St., N. Y. City.

MURRAY, ROBERT DORSEY

Lawyer; b. Gardner, Me., Nov. 3, 1863; s. Robert and
Adelaide (Atwood) Murray; grad. Columbia Univ.,
AB 1885, LL.B., 1887. Admitted to bar 1888; since
then practising in N. Y. City. Mem. Ass'n Bar City of
N. Y.. Columbia University Alumni Assn. Clubs: Uni-
versity, University Athletic, N. Y. Athletic, Columbia
Univ, Ardsley. Residence: 103 W. 54th St. Address.
5 Nassau St., N. Y. City.

MURRAY, WILLIAM D.

Lawver; b. N. Y. City, July 17, 1858: s John W. and
Mary E. Mosher; one son: George Mosher, b Sept. 7,
School, 1S75, Yale Coll.. A.B., 1880, Columbia Law
School, LL.B., 1882; m. Plainfield, N. J.. Dec 28, 1893.
Mary E. Mosher; one son: George Mosher. b. bept. i,
1894. Engaged In practice of law in N. Y. City since
1882. Independent in politics. Elder in Presby n Ch.



Pres. Silver Bay Ass'n for Christian Conf. and Train-
ing; vice-chm'n Internat. Com., Y. M. C. A.; pres.
Plainfield (N. J.) Y. M. C. A., Glen Alpine Spring Sch.
(N. C); trustee Nat. B'd Y. W. C. A.; trustee Student
Volunteer Movement. Traveled in Europe, 1880, 1886,
1890, 1902, 1909, in Japan 1892. Mem. Psi Upsilon
fraternity. Club: Yale. Address: 76 William St., N.
Y. City.

MURRILL, WILLIAM ALPHONSO

Botanist; b. Campbell Co., Va., Oct. 13, 1869; s. Sam-
uel L. and Virginia D. (Woodroot) Murrill; grad. Va.
Poly. Inst, in agr'l course, 1886 (valedictorian of class)
in mech. course 1887, in gen. science, B.S., 1887; Ran-
dolph-Macon Coll., B.S., 1889, A.B., 1890, A.M., 1891
(editor of R. M. Monthly), Cornell Univ., Ph.D. (bot-
any), 1900 (Sigma Xi 1898); m. Falls Church, Va.,
Sept. 1, 1897, Edna Lee Luttrell. Taught 6 years in
Virginia colls.; instr. botany, Cornell, 2 years; curator
at N. Y. Bot. Garden, 1904; 1st ass't, 1906; ass't dir.
1908. Editor Mycologia; asso. editor North American
Flora. Mem. Bot. Soc. of America, N. Y. Acad, of Sci-
ences, and others. Recreations: Bowling, tennis, hunt-
ing and exploration. Address: N. Y. Botanical Garden,
Bronx Park, N. Y.

MURTAUGH, JOHN F.

State Senator; b. Elmira, N. Y.; ed. public schools
of Elmira; grad. Allegany Coll., A.B., 1896; Cornell
Univ., LL.B., 1899; hon. degree LL.D., Allegheny Coll.,
1907; m. Eleanor O'Day; four children. Admitted to
bar 1899. Served four years as mem. of B'd of Su-
pervisors Chemung County, 1900-1904. Corporation
Counsel of Elmira, N. Y., 1904-1908. State Senator
Forty-first dem. Dist., 1911-1912-1913. Chm'n State
Senate Judiciary Com. Author: Fifty Million Dollar
Referendum for highways. State v.-p. Am. Irish Hist.
Soc Comm'r N. Y. State, Panama Pacific Exp n.
Clubs: City, Country (Elmira, N. Y.) Fort Orange,
Albany (Albany, N. Y.), Address: 503 Realty Bldg.,
Elmira, N. Y.

MURTHA, THOMAS F.

Lawyer- b. N. Y. City, 1860; s. John and Cornelia B.
(Pettit) Murtha; grad. St. Francis Xayier Coll., N. Y.
City, AB., Columbia Coll., LL.B.; m. N. Y. City, 1899,
Clara Louise Wittenauer; children: Raymond W., b.
1900; Vernon T. F., b. 1902. In gen. practise of law in
N Y City, specializing for a time in admiralty and
later in real estate law. Independent Republican.
Mem. Am. Bar Ass'n, N. Y. State Bar Assn, Ass n Bar
City of N. Y., Met. Museum of Art, Museum of Natural
History. Clubs: N. Y. Athletic, Lawyers, Lotos, St.
Andrews Golf. Address: 55 Liberty St., N. Y. City.

MUSCHENHEIM, WILLIAM CHARLES

Hotel prop'r; b. June 21, 1855; s. Christian and
Caroline (Sauerland) Muschenheim; ed. privately; m
N Y, 1876; one d.: Mrs. I. Radley. Pres. and prop r
Hotel Astor. Independent;mem. Dutch Reformed Ch.
Mem. Red Eagle (Prussia), Order of Wasa (Sweden)
Mem. Am Museum of Natural History, Am. Scenic and
Historic Soc, N. Y. Hist. Soc, Pan-Am. Soc, Civic-
Federation, Japan Soc, Peace Am Inst. Fine Arts.
Trustee Franklin Savings Bank. Clubs, N. Y. Ath-
letic Atlantic Yacht, City, Anon, Liederkranz. Ad-
dress: Hotel Astor, N. Y. City.

MUURLING, IDO JAN REINHART

Pres The Bayer Co., Inc.; b. Groningen, Holland.
A.ug 1848; s. Dr. Willem Muurling (Knight of Nether-
land Lion) and Itje (Westerbaan) Muurling; attended
Coll. and Univ. of Groningen; m. Helensburgh, Scot-
land, May 6, 1874, Winifred Smith; one d., May. Con-
sul of Netherlands, Lisbon, Portugal, 1874-1879
Knight of Order of Orange-Nassau (Holland), and
Ordfr of Villa Vicosa (Portugal). Mem. Soc Chem.
Industry. Clubs: N. Y. Yacht, N. Y. Athletic, German,
Merchants, Netherland Chemists Algonquin (Bos-
ton). Residence: 170 W. 59th St.. and Leeton Hill,
Warrenton, Va. Address: 117 Hudson St., N. Y. City.



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