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CALHOUN (Soundex C450) — See also ALHOLM, CALHERBE, CALHOON, CALLON, CARVALHO, COLHOUN, CRAVALHO, MALHOTRA, SALHOFF, WALHOUT.

  CALHOUN: See also James Calhoun Adkins, Jr. — Littleberry Calhoun Allen, Jr. — Allen Arnold Barksdale — John Calhoun Bell — Calhoun Benham — Patrick Calhoun Caldwell — John Ewing Colhoun — John Calhoun Cook — George Calhoun Crowther — Charles Calhoun Dail — Reese Calhoun DeGraffenreid — Henry Calhoun Folk — Calhoun Grant — Ralph Chandler Harrison — John Calhoun Johnson — John Calhoun Lewis — Henry Gould Lewis — Robert H. May — John Caldwell Calhoun Mayo — Calhoun Allen Mays — William Calhoun McDonald — William Calhoun Newland — John Calhoun Nicholls — Hugh Peterson, Jr. — John Calhoun Phillips — Francello Phillips-Calhoun — Andrew Pickens — Andrew Pickens — Samuel Calhoun Roane — John Selden Roane — Daniel Calhoun Roper — John Calhoun Sheppard — Calhoun Shorts — Everett Calhoun Wadhams — Creswell Archimedes Calhoun Waller — Clement Calhoun Young
  Calhoun, A. L. — of Welch, McDowell County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Allan T. — of Vermont. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont 1st District, 1924, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Barbara — of California. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Calhoun, Brandi — of Clinton, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Calhoun, C. A. — of Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Calhoun, C. C., Jr. — of Balboa Heights, Canal Zone (now Panama). Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Canal Zone, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, C. L. — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Charles Ramsey — also known as Charles R. Calhoun — of Greenwood, Greenwood County, S.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Greenwood, S.C., 1919-24. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, David B. — of Moniteau County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Moniteau County, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, David R. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Calhoun, David Ross — of Huntington Woods, Oakland County, Mich. Mayor of Huntington Woods, Mich., 1950-63. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, David S. — of Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 2nd District, 1856, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Mrs. F. H. H. — of Calhoun (now Clemsen), Pickens County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Frances S. — of Michigan. Tax Cut candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960; Tax Cut candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 31st Senatorial District, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Calhoun, George M. — of Hattiesburg, Forrest County, Miss. Mayor of Hattiesburg, Miss., 1941-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Gilbert See J. Gilbert Calhoun
  Calhoun, Gilbert — of Pendleton County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Pendleton County, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, H. J. — of Columbus, Stillwater County, Mont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, H. M. — of Pendleton County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Pendleton County, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, H. V. — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Mayor of Belleville, Ill., 1952-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Harlan Mayberry (1903-1977) — also known as Harlan M. Calhoun — of Moorefield, Hardy County, W.Va. Born in Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va., October 25, 1903. Democrat. Circuit judge in West Virginia for the 22nd Judicial Circuit, 1937-58; judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1959-72; resigned 1972. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Moose; Kappa Sigma; Phi Delta Phi. Died April 17, 1977 (age 73 years, 174 days). Interment at Olivet Cemetery, Moorefield, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Harrison Mayberry Calhoun (1866-1933) and Virginia (Mullenax) Calhoun (1866-1944); married to Alberta Dorsey (1904-1953; daughter of Albert Alan Dorsey (1873-1933)).
  Cross-reference: Thomas E. McHugh
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Calhoun, J. Gilbert — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 1st District, 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, James (1743-1816) — of Baltimore, Md. Born April 17, 1743. Orphan's court judge in Maryland, 1791; mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1794-1804. Died August 14, 1816 (age 73 years, 119 days). Interment at Westminster Burying Ground, Baltimore, Md.
  Calhoun Street, in Baltimore, Maryland, is named for him.
  Calhoun, James — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Mayor of Atlanta, Ga., 1862-66. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, James C. — of Wyoming. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Calhoun, James H. — of Eastland, Eastland County, Tex. Member of Texas state senate 29th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, James S. (1802-1852) — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Born in 1802. Member of Georgia state legislature, 1830; mayor of Columbus, Ga., 1838-39; member of Georgia state senate, 1838-40, 1845; U.S. Consul in Havana, 1841-42; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; Governor of New Mexico Territory, 1851-52; died in office 1852. Died near Independence, Jackson County, Mo., July 2, 1852 (age about 50 years). Interment at Union Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo.
  Calhoun, Jesse — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Albany, N.Y., 2013. Still living as of 2013.
  Calhoun, John — of Illinois. Democrat. Member of Illinois Democratic State Committee, 1838-39; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1844, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, John — of Bovina, Delaware County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Delaware County 2nd District, 1848. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, John — of Middlebury, Addison County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, John — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Calhoun, John Alfred (1807-1874) — also known as John A. Calhoun — of Abbeville, Abbeville District (now Abbeville County), S.C. Born in Edgefield County, S.C., January 8, 1807. Delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Abbeville, 1860-62. Died in Abbeville, Abbeville County, S.C., August 25, 1874 (age 67 years, 229 days). Interment at Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery, Abbeville, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of James Calhoun (1779-1843) and Sarah Caldwell (Martin) Calhoun (1782-1845); married to Sarah Mornin Norwood (1814-1891); nephew of John Caldwell Calhoun; first cousin once removed of John Ewing Colhoun and Joseph Calhoun; first cousin twice removed of John Temple Graves; second cousin of Andrew Pickens (1779-1838); second cousin once removed of Francis Wilkinson Pickens; third cousin once removed of William Francis Calhoun.
  Political family: Calhoun-Pickens family of South Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Calhoun, John Archibald (1918-2000) — also known as John A. Calhoun — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif.; Mill Valley, Marin County, Calif. Born in Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif., October 29, 1918. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Tijuana, 1942; Cairo, 1942; U.S. Ambassador to Chad, 1961-63; Tunisia, 1969-72. Died January 21, 2000 (age 81 years, 84 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Calhoun, John C. — of Cornwall, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cornwall, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, John C. (1882-1956) — of Corsicana, Navarro County, Tex. Born in Georgia, December 12, 1882. Democrat. Mayor of Corsicana, Tex., 1940-47; Texas Democratic state chair, 1949. Died May 9, 1956 (age 73 years, 149 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Tex.
John C. Calhoun Calhoun, John Caldwell (1782-1850) — also known as John C. Calhoun — of Pickens District (now Pickens County), S.C. Born in Abbeville District (part now in McCormick County), S.C., March 18, 1782. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1808; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 6th District, 1811-17; U.S. Secretary of War, 1817-25; Vice President of the United States, 1825-32; U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1832-43, 1845-50; died in office 1850; U.S. Secretary of State, 1844-45. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Died in Washington, D.C., March 31, 1850 (age 68 years, 13 days). Interment at St. Philip's Churchyard, Charleston, S.C.; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; memorial monument at Marion Park, Charleston, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of James Patrick Calhoun (1727-1795) and Martha (Caldwell) Calhoun (1750-1802); married, December 27, 1809, to Floride Bonneau (1792-1866); father of Anna Maria Calhoun (1817-1875; who married Thomas Green Clemson (1807-1888)); uncle of John Alfred Calhoun and Martha Catherine Calhoun (1809-1869; who married Armistead Burt); great-granduncle of John Temple Graves; first cousin of John Ewing Colhoun and Joseph Calhoun; first cousin once removed of Andrew Pickens; first cousin twice removed of Francis Wilkinson Pickens; second cousin once removed of Sarah Ann Calhoun (1811-1892; who married Alexander Henry Brown); second cousin twice removed of William Francis Calhoun.
  Political family: Calhoun-Pickens family of South Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Calhoun counties in Ala., Ark., Fla., Ga., Ill., Iowa, Mich., Miss., S.C., Tex. and W.Va. are named for him.
  The John C. Calhoun State Office Building (opened 1926), in Columbia, South Carolina, is named for him.
  Other politicians named for him: John C. JohnsonJohn Calhoun NichollsJohn Calhoun CookJohn C. SheppardJohn C. BellJohn C. C. MayoJohn C. Phillips
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on Confederate States $1,000 notes (1861) and $100 notes (1862).
  Campaign slogan: "Liberty dearer than union."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about John C. Calhoun: Margaret L. Coit, John C. Calhoun : American Portrait — Clyde N. Wilson, John C. Calhoun — Merrill D. Peterson, The Great Triumvirate: Webster, Clay, and Calhoun — Warren Brown, John C. Calhoun (for young readers)
  Image source: James Smith Noel Collection, Louisiana State University in Shreveport
  Calhoun, John Franklin — Member of Minnesota state senate 40th District, 1903-10. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Calhoun, John H. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1952. African ancestry. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, John N. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 1st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, John W. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Circuit judge in Missouri 8th Circuit, 1927; candidate for Judge, Missouri St. Louis Court of Appeals, 1936, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Joseph (1750-1817) — of Calhoun Mills, Abbeville District (now Mt. Carmel, McCormick County), S.C. Born in Staunton, Va., October 22, 1750. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1804-05; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 6th District, 1807-11. Died in Calhoun Mills, Abbeville District (now Mt. Carmel, McCormick County), S.C., April 17, 1817 (age 66 years, 177 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, McCormick County, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of William Calhoun and Agnes (Long) Calhoun; married, May 26, 1802, to Patsey Martha Moseley; first cousin of John Ewing Colhoun and John Caldwell Calhoun; first cousin once removed of Andrew Pickens (1779-1838) and John Alfred Calhoun; first cousin twice removed of Francis Wilkinson Pickens; first cousin thrice removed of John Temple Graves; second cousin twice removed of William Francis Calhoun.
  Political family: Calhoun-Pickens family of South Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Calhoun, Joseph F. — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Joseph V. — of Louisiana. Louisiana superintendent of public instruction, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Jospeh Chester — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Honorary Vice-Consul for Norway in Cleveland, Ohio, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Judy — of Norman, Cleveland County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Calhoun, L. B. — of Enumclaw, King County, Wash. Postmaster at Enumclaw, Wash., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Lola — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1953. Female. Still living as of 1953.
  Calhoun, Myrtha — of Dagsboro, Sussex County, Del. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1960 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Calhoun, Nancy P. — of Washingtonville, Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1991-2001 (95th District 1991-92, 94th District 1993-2001). Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Calhoun, Norman C., Jr. — of Ocean View, Sussex County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 7th District, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Philo C. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1855-58; member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1859; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Philo C. — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Reimer — of Mansfield, DeSoto Parish, La. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Richard (1934-1985) — of Miramar, Broward County, Fla. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., April 13, 1934. Democrat. Insurance business; mayor of Miramar, Fla., 1960-75; defeated, 1975. Member, Moose. Died, from diabetes, in Hollywood, Broward County, Fla., May 27, 1985 (age 51 years, 44 days). Interment at Fred Hunter Hollywood Memorial Gardens, Hollywood, Fla.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Calhoun, Ricky Jay — Republican. Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Calhoun, Robert — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Robert A. — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Calhoun, Sandra — of Beaverton, Gladwin County, Mich. U.S. Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Calhoun, Stephen H. — of Otoe County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Stewart A. — of Keystone, McDowell County, W.Va. Republican candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from McDowell County, 1934; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1952-53. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Thomas M. — of Grayson County, Va. Member of Virginia state house of delegates from Grayson County, 1942-43. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Mrs. W. N. — of Ridgely, Lake County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, William Barron (1796-1865) — also known as William B. Calhoun — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 29, 1796. Whig. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1825-34, 1861; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1828-34; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1835-43; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1844; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1846; secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1848-51; mayor of Springfield, Mass., 1859. Died in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., November 8, 1865 (age 68 years, 314 days). Interment at Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Calhoun and Martha (Chamberlain) Calhoun; married to Margaret Kingsbury (died 1877).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Calhoun, William C. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Georgia, 1953-61. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Calhoun, Mrs. William C. — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1960 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Calhoun, William Francis (1844-1929) — also known as William F. Calhoun — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Born in Perry County, Pa., November 21, 1844. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; dentist; newspaper editor; postmaster at Decatur, Ill., 1897-1913. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Decatur, Macon County, Ill., June 10, 1929 (age 84 years, 201 days). Interment at Fairlawn Cemetery, Decatur, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of John Caldwell Calhoun (1810-1858) and Catherine (Kiner) Calhoun (1825-1876); married, August 18, 1869, to Blanche Barbara Derthick (1852-1918); second cousin once removed of Sarah Ann Calhoun (1811-1892; who married Alexander Henry Brown); second cousin twice removed of John Ewing Colhoun, Joseph Calhoun and John Caldwell Calhoun (1782-1850); third cousin once removed of Andrew Pickens (1779-1838) and John Alfred Calhoun; fourth cousin of Francis Wilkinson Pickens; fourth cousin once removed of John Temple Graves.
  Political family: Calhoun-Pickens family of South Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Calhoun, William James (1848-1916) — also known as William J. Calhoun — of Danville, Vermilion County, Ill.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., October 5, 1848. Republican. Lawyer; western counsel, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1898-99; U.S. Minister to China, 1909-13; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1916. Died September 19, 1916 (age 67 years, 350 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Calhoun and Sarah (Knox) Calhoun; married, December 26, 1875, to Alice D. Harmon (died 1898); married 1904 to Lucy Monroe.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Calhoun, William Lowndes — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Mayor of Atlanta, Ga., 1879-81. Burial location unknown.


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