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Thomas Francis Murphy

  • Birth 13 Jun 1885 Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 12 Mar 1969 San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
  • Burial Unknown
  • Memorial ID 118103444

Thomas Francis Ermond Murphy (1885-1969) was a switchman and conductor for the railroad. He moved to California and worked for the Southern Pacific Transportation Company. (b. June 13, 1885; Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States - d. March 12, 1969; San Francisco, California, United States)

Patrick J. Murphy (1853-1922) and Catherine A. Norton (1852-1913). His father was a coachman.

June 13, 1885 in Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States.

Massachusetts to California:
Around 1929 he moved to San Francisco, California and worked for the Southern Pacific Transportation Company as a train conductor.

He died on March 12, 1969 in San Francisco, California.

Memories about Thomas Murphy:
Laura E. Dunn writes on February 15, 2014: "Catherine and Patrick's son, Thomas F. Murphy, was a switchman and conductor for railroads all his life. In 1920 in Boston census he was switchman, and still at death, in San Francisco, was retired railway conductor, for "Southern Pacific", and had been in California for 'forty years'."

Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on October 3, 2013.


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  • Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1958- )
  • Added: 3 Oct 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 118103444
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Francis Murphy (13 Jun 1885–12 Mar 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 118103444, ; Maintained by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) (contributor 46580804) Unknown.