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BRANDON (Soundex B653) — See also AMARANDO, ANDON, BERNADINE, BRAND, BRANDAN, BRANDEN, BRANDIN, BRANDLON, BRANDOFINO, BRANDOM, BRANDOW, BRANON, BRANTON, BRENDEN, BRENDON, BRUNDIN, BRYNDAN, CANDON, ESCANDON, FITZRANDOLPH, GLANDON, GRANDON, LANDON, MONTANDON, RANDO, RANDOL, RANDOLH, RANDOLPH, RANDON, RANDORF, SANDON, SANDONE, SHANDON.

  BRANDON: See also Daniel Moreau Barringer — Thomas LeRoy Collins — Giles Jared Patterson
  Brandon, Abraham V. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 5th District, 1921, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Billie — of Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brandon, Byrd — of Alabama. U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama, 1830-36; U.S. Consul in Campeche, 1838-39. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Calvin Knox (b. 1841) — of Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1841. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 3rd District, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Camille — of Cheektowaga, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brandon, Caroline C. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 4th District, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Brandon, Charles M. — of Follansbee, Brooke County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Follansbee, W.Va., 1913-17. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, D. S. — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, David (b. 1952) — of Plymouth, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich., May 15, 1952. Republican. Member of University of Michigan board of regents; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Brandon, Dean C. — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brandon, Douglas — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 2nd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Brandon, E. A. — of Arvada, Jefferson County, Colo. Mayor of Arvada, Colo., 1911-13. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Edmund John (b. 1894) — also known as Edmund J. Brandon — of Chestnut Hill, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., May 24, 1894. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1939-46. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; Knights of Columbus; Exchange Club. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward John Brandon and Mary A. (Corcoran) Brandon; married, July 20, 1925, to Anna Coleman McCarthy.
  Brandon, Mrs. George — of Jackson, Madison County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Gerard Chittocque (1788-1850) — also known as Gerard C. Brandon — of Mississippi. Born near Natchez, Adams County, Miss., September 15, 1788. Member of Mississippi territorial House of Representatives, 1815-17; Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi, 1817-20, 1822-25; Governor of Mississippi, 1825-26, 1826-32. Died near Fort Adams, Wilkinson County, Miss., March 28, 1850 (age 61 years, 194 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Wilkinson County, Miss.
  The city of Brandon, Mississippi, is named for him.
  Brandon, Harold W. — of Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio. Republican. Mayor of Lancaster, Ohio; elected 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Howard — U.S. Vice Consul in Montreal, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, J. R. — of Benton, Marshall County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, James E. — of Texas. Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brandon, Mrs. Jim — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Brandon, John Marvin (b. 1888) — of Alabama. Born in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala., May 8, 1888. Secretary of state of Alabama, 1927-31, 1939-43; Alabama state auditor, 1931-35, 1943; Alabama state treasurer, 1935-39. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Joseph — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for New York state attorney general, 1924; Socialist Labor candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1925; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Leo C. — Peace and Freedom candidate for Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brandon, Lorence E. — of St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla. Republican. Postmaster at St. Petersburg, Fla., 1956-57, 1959-69 (acting, 1956-57, 1959-60). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Morris (1862-1940) — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Dover, Stewart County, Tenn., April 13, 1862. Democrat. Lawyer; general counsel, Atlanta, Birmingham and Atlantic Railway; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1898. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Phi Delta Theta. Died February 13, 1940 (age 77 years, 306 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Nathan Brandon and Minerva Elizabeth (Morris) Brandon; married, June 1, 1892, to Harriet Inman.
  Brandon, Nathan — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Robert F. — of Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Burbank, Calif., 1961-62, 1966-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Brandon, Rodney H. — of Batavia, Kane County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 14th District, 1920-22; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1928 (alternate), 1932; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois at-large, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Silas J. — of Auburn, DeKalb County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Auburn, Ind., 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, Theresa — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2020. Female. Still living as of 2020.
  Brandon, Thomas B. — Constitution candidate for Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, V. B. — of Bethany, Harrison County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Harrison County Democratic Party, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, W. S. — of Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brandon, William J., Jr. — of Bigelow, Holt County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Holt County Democratic Party, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Brandon, William Woodward (1868-1934) — also known as William W. Brandon — of Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala. Born in Talladega, Talladega County, Ala., June 5, 1868. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1894-98; Alabama state auditor, 1897-1911; major in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; probate judge in Alabama, 1911-23; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1912 (Honorary Vice-President; speaker), 1924; Governor of Alabama, 1923-27. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows; Woodmen; Moose; Kiwanis. Died December 7, 1934 (age 66 years, 185 days). Interment at Tuscaloosa Memorial Park, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of F. T. J. Brandon and Carrie (Woodward) Brandon; married to Lizzie Andrews.


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