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BROUGHTON (Soundex B623) — See also BILLBROUGH, BOUGHTON, BREWTON, BROCKENBROUGH, BROUGH, BROUGHAM, BRUTON, CHEASBROUGH, CHEESBROUGH, CHESBROUGH, CHESEBROUGH, DOUGHTON, DROUGHT, HANSBROUGH, HOUGHTON, KIMBROUGH, LOUGHTON, NEWBROUGH, OUGHTON, PELBROUGH, PROUGHTY, ROSEBROUGH, ROUGHT, ROUGHTON, SCARBROUGH, STOUGHTON, TROUGHTON, YARBROUGH.

  BROUGHTON: See also Linda Broughton Day — W. Broughton Johnston — Broughton Lamberth — A. Dayton Oliphant — Harrah Judson Reynolds — Broughton White — Broughton Wilkinson
  Broughton, Charles E. (1873-1956) — of Sheboygan, Sheboygan County, Wis. Born in Lamartine, Fond du Lac County, Wis., October 22, 1873. Democrat. Newspaper editor; member of Democratic National Committee from Wisconsin, 1932-41; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1932, 1936; Vice-Chair of Democratic National Committee, 1939; owner of radio station WHBL. Member, Elks; Izaak Walton League. Died in Sheboygan, Sheboygan County, Wis., October 31, 1956 (age 83 years, 9 days). Interment at Wildwood Cemetery, Sheboygan, Wis.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Broughton, Claudius V. — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1820-21, 1825-26. Burial location unknown.
  Broughton, E. T. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Broughton, Edwin D. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Republican. Postmaster at Sioux Falls, Dakota Territory, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Broughton, Mrs. Esta — of Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Broughton, Esto — of Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Broughton, Gerald E. — of Marietta, Washington County, Ohio. Mayor of Marietta, Ohio, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Broughton, Gerald E. — of Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1966, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Broughton, Mrs. J. M. — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Broughton, J. Melville See Joseph Melville Broughton
  Broughton, J. Melville, Jr. See Joseph Melville Broughton, Jr.
  Broughton, Jane H. — of Garden Grove, Orange County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Broughton, John H. — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 24th District, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Broughton, Joseph Melville (1888-1949) — also known as J. Melville Broughton — of Wake County, N.C. Born in Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., November 17, 1888. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; member of North Carolina state senate, 1927-29; Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1936; Governor of North Carolina, 1941-45; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1944, 1948 (member, Credentials Committee); candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1944; U.S. Senator from North Carolina, 1948-49; died in office 1949. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Woodmen; Junior Order. Died, of a heart attack, in Washington, D.C., March 6, 1949 (age 60 years, 109 days). Interment at Montlawn Memorial Park, Raleigh, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Melville Broughton and Sallie (Harris) Broughton; married, December 14, 1916, to Alice Harper Willson; father of Joseph Melville Broughton, Jr. (1922-1997).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Broughton, Joseph Melville, Jr. (1922-1997) — also known as J. Melville Broughton, Jr. — of North Carolina. Born March 24, 1922. Candidate for Governor of North Carolina, 1968. Died April 17, 1997 (age 75 years, 24 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Melville Broughton (1888-1949).
  Broughton, Melville See Joseph Melville Broughton
  Broughton, Melville, Jr. See Joseph Melville Broughton, Jr.
  Broughton, Robert W., Jr. — of Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1987-88. Still living as of 1988.
  Broughton, Roscoe W. — of Paw Paw, Van Buren County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1917-19. Burial location unknown.
  Broughton, W. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Broughton, William F. — of Stonington, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stonington; elected 1908; defeated, 1910. Burial location unknown.


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