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ANTHONY (Soundex A535) — See also ANTHOINE, ANTHON, ANTHONIS, ANTONEY, ANTONI, ANTONIO, ANTONY, ANTUNA, BRANTHOOVER, DAVIS-ANTHONY, DEMENTHON, DOHONY, HANTHORN, JANTHONY, MAHONY, OMAHONY, SANTHOUSE.

  ANTHONY: See also Sonny L. Anthony Spossey — Taylor Garrison Belcher — William Candler — Vernice Davis-Anthony — William Henry Fox — Homer McGraw — Russell Wilber Peterson
  Anthony, (need first name) — of Windham County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state senate 29th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, A. W. — of Versailles, Morgan County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Abraham — of Portsmouth, Newport County, R.I. Speaker of the Rhode Island House of Deputies, 1709-10. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony Afterwit: See Benjamin Franklin
  Anthony, Albert E. — of Mansfield Center, Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Poultry farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Mansfield, 1921-22, 1935-40. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Alfred — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Aubra, Jr. — of Arkansas. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Anthony, Benjamin — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Postmaster at Fall River, Mass., 1831-36. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Benjamin Harris (b. 1863) — also known as Benjamin H. Anthony — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Born in New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass., August 1, 1863. Republican. Newspaper publisher; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1912. Unitarian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Anthony and Eliza Le Dieu (Coggeshall) Anthony; married, September 25, 1888, to Harriet Davis Peirce.
  Anthony, Beryl Franklin, Jr. (b. 1938) — also known as Beryl F. Anthony, Jr. — of El Dorado, Union County, Ark. Born in El Dorado, Union County, Ark., February 21, 1938. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Arkansas 4th District, 1979-93. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Jaycees. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Anthony, Bill — of Redding, Shasta County, Calif. Mayor of Redding, Calif., 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Bob — of Oklahoma. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 6th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Anthony, Bob — of Mississippi. Republican. Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Anthony, C. R. See Charles R. Anthony
  Anthony, Charles — U.S. Attorney for Ohio, 1841-45. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Charles R. (1885-1976) — also known as C. R. Anthony — of Edmond, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born near Trenton, Gibson County, Tenn., August 10, 1885. Democrat. Merchant; banker; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1956. Member, Rotary. Named to Oklahoma Hall of Fame. Died in June, 1976 (age 90 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Zachary Cicero Anthony and Elvira Ann (Pennington) Anthony; married, July 10, 1910, to Lutie L. Mauldin.
  Anthony, Clarence — of South Bay, St. Lucie County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2000, 2004; member of Democratic National Committee from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Anthony, Cyrus A. — of Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo. Circuit judge in Missouri 29th Circuit, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Daniel M. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 39th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Daniel Read (1824-1904) — also known as Daniel R. Anthony — of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan. Born in Adams, Berkshire County, Mass., August 22, 1824. Republican. Postmaster at Leavenworth, Kan., 1861-66, 1874-83; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War. Died in Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan., November 12, 1904 (age 80 years, 82 days). Interment at Mt. Muncie Cemetery, Lansing, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of Lucy (Read) Anthony (1793-1880) and Daniel Anthony (1794-1862); married to Anna Eliza Osborn (1844-1930); father of Daniel Read Anthony, Jr. (1870-1931).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anthony, Daniel Read, Jr. (1870-1931) — also known as Daniel R. Anthony, Jr. — of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan. Born in Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan., August 22, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; newspaper work; postmaster at Leavenworth, Kan., 1898-1902; mayor of Leavenworth, Kan., 1903-05; U.S. Representative from Kansas 1st District, 1907-29. Died in Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan., August 4, 1931 (age 60 years, 347 days). Interment at Mt. Muncie Cemetery, Lansing, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Read Anthony (1824-1904) and Anna (Osborn) Anthony (1844-1930); married, June 21, 1897, to Elizabeth Havens.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Anthony, Donald A. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives, 1968 (8th District), 1970 (8th District), 1974 (15th District). Still living as of 1974.
  Anthony, Earle C. — Delegate to California convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Edmund — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at New Bedford, Mass., 1870-76. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Edward C. — of Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich. Democrat. Labor candidate for mayor of Negaunee, Mich., 1900; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1916; candidate for Michigan state senate 31st District, 1916; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Elihu (1818-1905) — of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Born in Greenfield, Saratoga County, N.Y., November 30, 1818. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Methodist minister; member of California state assembly 6th District, 1880-81. Methodist. Came overland to California in 1847. First postmaster of Santa Cruz; started the first foundry there; built the first wharf; founded the first Protestant church. Died in Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, Calif., August 15, 1905 (age 86 years, 258 days). Interment at Oddfellows Cemetery, Santa Cruz, Calif.
  Anthony, Ella M. — of Chittenango, Madison County, N.Y. Acting postmaster at Chittenango, N.Y., 1915. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Elliott — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Cook County, 1862; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 61st District, 1869-70; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of George Fort Donelson Anthony (1862-?).
  Anthony, Eugene K. — U.S. Attorney for North Dakota, 1968-69, 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  Anthony, Frank Polipnick (b. 1922) — also known as Frank Anthony — of Stow, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Breckenridge, Wilkin County, Minn., June 6, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; writer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1962. Catholic. Member, American Legion. Still living as of 2004.
  Anthony, Frank W. — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Jackson, Mich., 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, G. W. — of New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn. Postmaster at New Milford, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, George D. See George Fort Donelson Anthony
  Anthony, George Fort Donelson (b. 1862) — also known as George D. Anthony — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., February 18, 1862. Lawyer; member of Illinois state senate 23rd District, 1895-99. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Elliott Anthony (1822?-?) and Mary (Dwight) Anthony; married 1895 to Emma E. Niblock; married, February 20, 1904, to Levene Thomas.
  Anthony, George Tobey (1824-1896) — of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan. Born in Mayfield, Fulton County, N.Y., June 9, 1824. Republican. Major in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of Kansas, 1877-79; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1885. Died, of pneumonia, Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan., August 5, 1896 (age 72 years, 57 days). Interment at Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Anthony and Anna (Odell) Anthony; married 1852 to Rosa A. Lyon; cousin of Susan B. Anthony (women's rights advocate).
  The city of Anthony, Kansas, is named for him.
  Anthony, Henry Bowen (1815-1884) — also known as Henry B. Anthony — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in Coventry, Kent County, R.I., April 1, 1815. Republican. Newspaper editor; Governor of Rhode Island, 1849-51; U.S. Senator from Rhode Island, 1859-84; died in office 1884. Died in Providence, Providence County, R.I., September 2, 1884 (age 69 years, 154 days). Interment at Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of William Anthony and Eliza (Greene) Anthony; married, October 16, 1837, to Sarah Aborn.
  Cross-reference: James B. Angell
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anthony, Henry C. — of Portsmouth, Newport County, R.I. Member of Rhode Island state senate from Portsmouth, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Henry F. — of East Providence, Providence County, R.I. Member of Rhode Island state senate, 1901. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Henry S. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Jacob — of New Albany, Floyd County, Ind. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, James A. — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Town president of St. Joseph, Missouri, 1849-50; mayor of St. Joseph, Mo., 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Jane — of California. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, John — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, John P. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1808-10. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, John P. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester 3rd Ward, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Joseph Biles (1795-1851) — also known as Joseph B. Anthony — of Pennsylvania. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 19, 1795. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state senate 13th District, 1830-31; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 16th District, 1833-37; district judge in Pennsylvania, 1844-51; died in office 1851. Died in Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa., January 10, 1851 (age 55 years, 205 days). Interment at Williamsport Cemetery, Williamsport, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anthony, Joseph Garner (1899-1982) — also known as Joseph G. Anthony — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., December 19, 1899. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Hawaii territory attorney general, 1942-43; delegate to Hawaii state constitutional convention, 1950. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association. Died October 31, 1982 (age 82 years, 316 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Howard Anthony and Rachel Edith (Humphreys) Anthony; married, June 29, 1926, to Dorothy McClaren.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anthony, Ledyard S. — of North Stonington, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Stonington; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Mad: See Anthony Wayne
  Anthony, Mrs. Marc — of Trenton, Gibson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1924, 1936. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Robert L. — of Alma, Gratiot County, Mich. Mayor of Alma, Mich., 1957-73. Still living as of 1973.
  Anthony, Robert W. — of Altoona, Blair County, Pa. Democrat. Mayor of Altoona, Pa., 1956; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956; postmaster at Altoona, Pa., 1965-78 (acting, 1965-67). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Rose Senft (b. 1898) — also known as Rose S. Anthony — of Dennison, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Born in Dennison, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, September 5, 1898. Republican. Restaurant owner; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Roy D. — of State College, Centre County, Pa. Burgess of State College, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Anthony, Roy R. — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Anthony, Samuel J. — of Indiana. Delegate to Indiana state constitutional convention, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Sheila F. — Democrat. Member, Federal Trade Commission, 1997-2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Anthony, Smith — of Fleming, Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 2nd District, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Stavros S. — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Las Vegas, Nev., 2015. Still living as of 2015.
  See also Ballotpedia article
  Anthony, Theodore V. W. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1834-35. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Thomas — of Cumberland County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Cumberland County, 1781. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Thomas C., Jr. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 14th District, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Anthony, Thurman — of Brush, Morgan County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, W. S. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Walter — of Madison County, Ohio. People's candidate for Ohio state house of representatives from Madison County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Webster D. — of Arapahoe County, Colo. Speaker of the Colorado State House of Representatives, 1877. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, Wendell — of Michigan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Anthony, William — of Coventry, Kent County, R.I. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from Rhode Island, 1839 (member, Balloting Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, William — of California. Member of California state assembly 6th District, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony, William, Jr. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1996; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Anthony, William H. — Member of Missouri state senate 16th District, 1907-10. Burial location unknown.


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