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BYRNES (Soundex B652) — See also BAARNAAS, BARNES, BARNHOUSE, BARNIS, BERNAYS, BERNIUS, BORNES, BRYNES, BURNES, BURNESS, BYRES, BYRN, BYRNE, BYRNS, BYRNSIDE, OBYRNE.

  BYRNES: See also William Byrnes Cudlip — Richard Andrew Gephardt — Byrnes MacDonald — Herbert Romulus O'Conor — Byrnes M. Young
  Byrnes, Albert W. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1956, 1960; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Bentley G. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Byrnes, Bob — of Marshall, Lyon County, Minn. Elected () mayor of Marshall, Minn. 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Byrnes, Edward F. (b. 1905) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., April 10, 1905. Democrat. Real estate business; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 5th District, 1935-42. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Edward J. — of Union County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Francis J. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1951-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, George W. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 3rd District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Henry R. — of Adrian, Lenawee County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, James — of Chenango County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, James — of Mehoopany, Wyoming County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1996, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Byrnes, James D. — of California. Member of California state assembly 8th District, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, James Francis (1882-1972) — also known as James F. Byrnes — of Aiken, Aiken County, S.C.; Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, S.C.; Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., May 2, 1882. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 2nd District, 1911-25; U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1931-41; defeated, 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1936, 1940, 1952; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1941-42; resigned 1942; U.S. Secretary of State, 1945-47; Governor of South Carolina, 1951-55. Episcopalian or Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Junior Order. Died in Columbia, Richland County, S.C., April 9, 1972 (age 89 years, 343 days). Interment at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral Cemetery, Columbia, S.C.; statue at State House Grounds, Columbia, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of James Francis Byrnes and Elizabeth E. Byrnes; married, May 2, 1906, to Maude Busch (c.1883-1976); first cousin of Frank Joseph Hogan (1877-1944).
  Cross-reference: James E. Doyle
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about James F. Byrnes: David Robertson, Sly and Able: A Political Biography of James F. Byrnes
  Byrnes, James J. — of Pomfret, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Pomfret; elected 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Jo Ann — of Lincoln Park, Morris County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
John A. Byrnes Byrnes, John A. (c.1897-1963) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., about 1897. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 12th District, 1926-36; Justice, New York City Court, 1937-59; chief justice, 1943-57. Died, in St. Vincent's Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 24, 1963 (age about 66 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Mae McSherry.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  Byrnes, John Carroll — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Elected Maryland state senate District 9 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Byrnes, John P. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, John R. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, 1981-87. Still living as of 1987.
  Byrnes, John William (1913-1985) — also known as John W. Byrnes — of Green Bay, Brown County, Wis. Born in Green Bay, Brown County, Wis., June 12, 1913. Republican. Lawyer; member of Wisconsin state senate 2nd District, 1941-44; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 8th District, 1945-73; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1956, 1960, 1964; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1964. Catholic. Member, Elks; Jaycees. Died in Marshfield, Wood County, Wis., January 12, 1985 (age 71 years, 214 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles W. Byrnes and Harriet (Schumacher) Byrnes; married 1947 to Barbara Preston.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Byrnes, Joseph R. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1948; member of Maryland state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Julia E. — also known as Mrs. P. J. Byrnes — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1928, 1948. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Julius M. — of Brenham, Washington County, Tex. Postmaster at Brenham, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Lawrence C. — of Beaver Falls, Lewis County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1960; member of New York state assembly from Lewis County, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Byrnes, Mabel I. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Margaret N. — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. First selectman of East Hartford, Connecticut, 1947. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Margaret V. — of New York. Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1992, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Byrnes, Michael J. — of Frostburg, Allegany County, Md. Democrat. Postmaster at Frostburg, Md., 1942-62. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Mrs. P. J. See Julia E. Byrnes
  Byrnes, Pam See Pamela G. Byrnes
  Byrnes, Pamela G. (born c.1946) — also known as Pam Byrnes — of Michigan. Born about 1946. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 52nd District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Relatives: Married to R. Kent Brown (1968?-).
  Byrnes, Patrick Joseph (b. 1870) — also known as Patrick J. Byrnes — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Kenmars, County Kerry, Ireland, June 16, 1870. Democrat. Real estate and insurance business; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1928, 1940, 1944 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1948; delegate to Maine convention to ratify 21st amendment from Penobscot County, 1933. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph R. Byrnes and Anne (O'Shea) Byrnes; married, September 20, 1905, to Julia E. Hickson.
  Byrnes, Robert C. — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Byrnes, T. E. — of San Mateo, San Mateo County, Calif. Postmaster at San Mateo, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Terrence L. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Thomas F. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly, 1890-93 (Kings County 10th District 1890-92, Kings County 7th District 1893); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, Timothy E. — of Minnesota. Republican. Sergeant-at-Arms, Republican National Convention, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Byrnes, William — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1904. Burial location unknown.


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