Brooklyn Standard Union of July 23, 1918. John H. MURTAGH died on Sunday at his home, 494 Fifth avenue aged 64 years. He was for many years connected with the Kings County Registers office and later was employed as inspector with the Department of Water, Gas and Electricity. He was a member of the Twelfth Assembly District Regular Democratic Club and captain of the Fifteenth Election district. He is survived by one son, John, and one daughter, Ethel. Requiem mass will be celebrated at 9:30 A.M. to-morrow at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, of which he was a member. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery. I am not related & have no other info.