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Butler, S to T

BUTLER (Soundex B346) — See also BEUTLER, BRULTE, BURTELL, BUTER, BUTLAND, BUTLIN, BUTTLER, CUTLER, HOSTUTLER, OUTLER, STUTLER, SUTLER, UTLER.

  Butler, S. G. — of Vernon Center, Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Postmaster at Vernon Center, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, S. M. — of Clifton Forge, Alleghany County, Va. Postmaster at Clifton Forge, Va., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, S. W. — of Atoka, Atoka County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Sam — of Atoka, Atoka County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Sam — Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Arkansas, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Sampson Hale (1803-1848) — of South Carolina. Born near Ninety Six, Edgefield District (now Greenwood County), S.C., January 3, 1803. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1836; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 1st District, 1839-42. Died in Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla., March 16, 1848 (age 45 years, 73 days). Interment somewhere in Tallahassee, Fla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Butler, Samuel — also known as "Honest Samuel" — of Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1880-82. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of William Butler; father of Thomas Stalker Butler (1855-1928); grandfather of Smedley Darlington Butler.
  Political family: Darlington-Butler family of West Chester, Pennsylvania.
  Butler, Sarah Schuyler — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928 (alternate), 1932; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Scott — of Georgia. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Butler, Smedley Darlington (1881-1940) — also known as Smedley Butler; "The Fighting Quaker"; "Old Gimlet Eye" — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in West Chester, Chester County, Pa., July 30, 1881. Republican. Major general in U.S. Marine Corps; received a Medal of Honor for the capture of Veracruz, Mexico, 1914; received another for the capture of Fort Riviere, Haiti, 1915; Philadelphia police commissioner, 1924-25; arrested and court-martialed in 1931 over his unauthorized disclosure of an incident unflattering to Italian dictator Italian Benito Mussolini; retired from the service rather than apologize to Mussolini; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1932. Quaker. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 21, 1940 (age 58 years, 327 days). Interment at Oaklands Cemetery, West Chester, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Stalker Butler and Maud Mary (Darlington) Butler; married, June 30, 1905, to Ethel Conway Peters (1879-1962); grandson of Smedley Darlington and Samuel Butler; second great-grandnephew of Edward Darlington (1755-1825); first cousin thrice removed of Isaac Darlington, William Darlington (1782-1863), Esther Darlington (1793-1877; who married James B. Roberts), Edward Darlington (1795-1884) and William Darlington (1804-1879); second cousin twice removed of Edward C. Darlington; fourth cousin of Darlington Hoopes (1896-1989).
  Political family: Darlington-Butler family of West Chester, Pennsylvania.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Butler, Stanard Dow — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Stanley — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Conservative. Candidate for New York state assembly 42nd District, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Butler, Stanley C. — of Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County; elected 1934. Interment at Bridgeport Cemetery, Bridgeport, W.Va.
  Relatives: Married to Berda Lynch.
  Butler, Steuben — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Sylvester — of Oneida County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state treasurer, 1910; candidate for New York state assembly from Oneida County 2nd District, 1923; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District, 1925, 1927, 1931, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, T. B. See Thomas Bothwell Butler
  Butler, T. C. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Theo R. — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Mayor of Portsmouth, N.H., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Thomas (1785-1847) — of Louisiana. Born near Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pa., April 14, 1785. Lawyer; planter; district judge in Louisiana, 1813; U.S. Representative from Louisiana at-large, 1818-21. Died in St. Louis, Mo., August 7, 1847 (age 62 years, 115 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, West Feliciana Parish, La.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Butler, Thomas — of Greene County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Indiana state constitutional convention, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Thomas Belden (1806-1873) — also known as Thomas B. Butler — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn., August 22, 1806. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1832-33, 1837; member of Connecticut state senate 12th District, 1838-39, 1848, 1852-53; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1849-51; justice of Connecticut state supreme court, 1861-70. Died in Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn., June 8, 1873 (age 66 years, 290 days). Interment at Norwalk Cemetery, Norwalk, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Frederick Butler (1765-1843) and Mary (Belden) Butler; married, March 14, 1831, to Mary Phillips; third cousin once removed of Charles Kellogg; fourth cousin of Alvan Kellogg, Day Otis Kellogg, Dwight Kellogg and Ensign Hosmer Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of Orlando Kellogg and William Dean Kellogg (1814-1872).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Hay-Morton-Turner-Wadsworth family of Taunton, Massachusetts; Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Butler, Thomas Bothwell — also known as T. B. Butler — of Gaffney, Cherokee County, S.C. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state senate from Cherokee County, 1923-26; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Thomas G. — also known as Tom Butler — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state board of education 7th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Butler, Thomas J. — of California. Member of California state assembly 25th District, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Thomas J. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1920 (12th District), 1924 (13th District). Burial location unknown.
  Butler, Thomas J. — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
Thomas S. Butler Butler, Thomas Stalker (1855-1928) — also known as Thomas S. Butler — of West Chester, Chester County, Pa. Born in Uwchlan Township, Chester County, Pa., November 4, 1855. Republican. Lawyer; state court judge in Pennsylvania, 1888; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1897-1928 (6th District 1897-1903, 7th District 1903-23, 8th District 1923-28); died in office 1928. Died in Washington, D.C., May 26, 1928 (age 72 years, 204 days). Interment at Oaklands Cemetery, West Chester, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Margaretta Paschall (Woodward) Butler and Samuel Butler; married, February 20, 1879, to Maud Mary Darlington (daughter of Smedley Darlington (1827-1899)); father of Smedley Darlington Butler; nephew of William Butler.
  Political family: Darlington-Butler family of West Chester, Pennsylvania.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, June 1919
  Butler, Tim — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Butler, Tom — of Alabama. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Butler, Tom See Thomas G. Butler
  Butler, Tyrone G. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1994, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


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