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CANNON (Soundex C550) — See also ANNON, CANN, CANNAN, CANNON-JAMES, CANNONBALL, CANON, CONAN, CONCANNON, COONAN, CUNCANNON, FINCANNON, FONCANNON, GANNON, KINCANNON, LANNON, VONCANNON.

  CANNON: See also Robert Wodrow Archbald — Stephen David Balliet — Randolph Hunter Barksdale — Tracy Chatfield Becker — Thaddeus Betts — Frederick Cannon Brinkley — Mary R. Cannon-James — Jesse Albert Crisp — Joseph Aloysius Doorley, Jr. — Richard Cannon Erwin — W. Cannon Flournoy — Eugene Cannon Griffith — Harold Cannon Hall — William Dallas Polk Haywood — Charles H. G. Horsey — William Cannon Houston — Robert Maclin Lively — Matthew Nelson — Jesse S. Phillips — John Pintard — Ernest William Ross — JoAl Cannon Sheridan — Orlando Abraham Traugh — Aristide Rodrigue Traugh — Marion Russell Walker
  Cannon, Alfred See J. Alfred Cannon
  Cannon, Angelia — of Goodlettsville, Davidson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Cannon, Arthur Patrick (1904-1966) — also known as Pat Cannon — of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla. Born in Powder Springs, Cobb County, Ga., May 22, 1904. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Florida 4th District, 1939-47; state court judge in Florida, 1952. Died in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla., January 23, 1966 (age 61 years, 246 days). Interment at Woodlawn Park North Cemetery & Mausoleum, Miami, Fla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cannon, B. Budd See Benjamin Budd Cannon
  Cannon, Benjamin Budd (1866-1948) — also known as B. Budd Cannon — of Milton, Northumberland County, Pa. Born in New Jersey, December 18, 1866. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896, 1904, 1916; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Royal Arch Masons. Died January 27, 1948 (age 81 years, 40 days). Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Betty — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Nevada, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Cannon, Betty — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 2004, 2008 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Cannon, Budd See Benjamin Budd Cannon
  Cannon, Carl — of Groesbeck, Limestone County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944, 1956 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Catherine C. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924, 1932; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Cavendish Welles (1895-1962) — also known as Cavendish W. Cannon — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, February 1, 1895. School teacher; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Zurich, 1927-30; Sofia, 1933-35; U.S. Consul in Sofia, 1935-38; Athens, 1939-41; U.S. Ambassador to Yugoslavia, 1947-49; Portugal, 1952-53; Greece, 1953-56; Morocco, 1956-58; U.S. Minister to Syria, 1950-52. Died following gall bladder surgery in the hospital of the U.S. Air Force Base, near Seville, Spain, October 7, 1962 (age 67 years, 248 days). Interment somewhere in Seville, Spain.
  Relatives: Married 1921 to Lily Horsetzky.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Cannon, Charles C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Charles F. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 44th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Chris See Christopher B. Cannon
  Cannon, Christopher B. (b. 1950) — also known as Chris Cannon — of Utah. Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, October 20, 1950. Republican. Lawyer; business owner; business executive; Presidential Elector for Utah, 1996; U.S. Representative from Utah 3rd District, 1997-. Mormon. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Cannon, Clarence Andrew (1879-1964) — also known as Clarence Cannon — of Troy, Lincoln County, Mo.; Elsberry, Lincoln County, Mo. Born in Elsberry, Lincoln County, Mo., April 11, 1879. Democrat. College professor; lawyer; farmer; U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1923-64 (9th District 1923-33, at-large 1933-35, 9th District 1935-64); died in office 1964; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1928; Parliamentarian, 1944, 1948. Died in Washington, D.C., May 12, 1964 (age 85 years, 31 days). Interment at Elsberry City Cemetery, Elsberry, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of John Randolph Cannon and Ida Glovina (Whiteside) Cannon; married, August 30, 1906, to Ida Dawson Wigginton.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Cannon, D. James See Donald James Cannon
  Cannon, Daniel C. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 8th District, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, David J. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1969-73. Still living as of 1973.
  Cannon, Dean — of Winter Park, Orange County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Cannon, Dean A. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Delores — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Cannon, Donald James (1919-1998) — also known as D. James Cannon — of Utah. Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, December 8, 1919. Member of Utah state house of representatives, 1957-58; candidate for Governor of Utah, 1964; candidate for mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah, 1967. Mormon. Coined the Utah license plate slogan "The Greatest Snow On Earth". Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, March 5, 1998 (age 78 years, 87 days). Interment at Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  Relatives: Relative *** of George Quayle Cannon (1827-1901).
  Political family: Cannon family of Salt Lake City, Utah.
  Cannon, Dora — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1944, 1956. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Doug — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state board of education 6th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Cannon, Mrs. Dunlap — of Brownsville, Haywood County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
E. C. Cannon Cannon, E. C. — of Glendale, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Glendale, Calif., 1959-61. Still living as of 1961.
  Image source: Glendale Public Library
  Cannon, Edward M. — of Troy, Lincoln County, Mo. Democrat. Elected Missouri state house of representatives from Lincoln County 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Cannon, Elijah — Delaware state treasurer, 1839-41. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Ellery C. — of Michigan. Republican. Member of Michigan state senate 25th District, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Frank — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Cannon, Frank B. — of Knik, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska. Democrat. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 3rd District, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Frank E. — of Plumas County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 14th District, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Frank Jenne (1859-1933) — also known as Frank J. Cannon — of Ogden, Weber County, Utah. Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, January 25, 1859. Printer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1892, 1896; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Utah Territory, 1895-96; defeated, 1892; U.S. Senator from Utah, 1896-99; Utah Democratic state chair, 1902-04; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1904. Mormon. Died in Denver, Colo., July 25, 1933 (age 74 years, 181 days). Interment at Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Utah.
  Relatives: Son of George Quayle Cannon (1827-1901) and Sarah (Jenne) Cannon; married, April 8, 1878, to Martha Anderson Brown (died 1908); married, June 29, 1909, to May Anderson Brown (sister of first wife); first cousin four times removed of David Nelson.
  Political family: Cannon family of Salt Lake City, Utah.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cannon, Franklin (1794-1863) — of Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Born March 12, 1794. Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1836-40; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 18th District, 1845-46. Died June 13, 1863 (age 69 years, 93 days). Interment at Jackson Cemetery, Jackson, Mo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cannon, Garrett S. See Garrit S. Cannon
  Cannon, Garrit S. — also known as Garrett S. Cannon — of Burlington County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1846; U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, 1853-58. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, George E. — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Progressive candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1912; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, George H. — of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, George Quayle (1827-1901) — also known as George Q. Cannon — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born in Liverpool, England, January 11, 1827. Democrat. Went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; member Utah territorial council, 1865-66, 1869-72; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Utah Territory, 1873-81; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah Territory, 1880 (not seated). Mormon. Had five wives and 32 children; spent six months in federal penitentiary for cohabitation. Died in Monterey, Monterey County, Calif., April 12, 1901 (age 74 years, 91 days). Interment at Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  Relatives: Son of George Cannon (1794-1844) and Ann (Quayle) Cannon (1798-1842); brother of Angus Munn Cannon (1834-1915; who married Martha Maria Hughes); father of Frank Jenne Cannon; third great-granduncle of David Nelson; relative *** of Donald James Cannon (1919-1998).
  Political family: Cannon family of Salt Lake City, Utah.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cannon, George W. — of Asheville, Buncombe County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Asheville, N.C., 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Gladys — of West Covina, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Cannon, Harry (1863-1936) — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Juneau County, Wis., 1863. Physician; surgeon; member of Minnesota state senate 41st District, 1927-30. Died in 1936 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Cannon, Harry L. — Republican. Delegate to Delaware convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; candidate for Governor of Delaware, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Henry P. II — of Bridgeville, Sussex County, Del. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state senate from Sussex County 1st District, 1954; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1956, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Henry White (1850-1934) — also known as Henry W. Cannon — Born in Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y., September 27, 1850. Banker; U.S. Comptroller of the Currency, 1884-86. Died in Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Fla., April 27, 1934 (age 83 years, 212 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Delhi, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Bliss Cannon (1823-1890) and Ann Eliza (White) Cannon (1825-1909); married 1879 to Jennie Olive Curtis (1851-1929); married 1930 to Myrtle Leonora Jones (1860-1954).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Comptrollers of the Currency
  Cannon, Howard H. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Cannon, Howard Walter (1912-2002) — also known as Howard W. Cannon — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Born in St. George, Washington County, Utah, January 26, 1912. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. Senator from Nevada, 1959-83; defeated, 1982. Mormon. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Reserve Officers Association; Lions; Elks. Died, of congestive heart failure, at the Odyssey House Hospice, Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev., March 6, 2002 (age 90 years, 39 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Walter Cannon and Leah (Sullivan) Cannon; married, December 21, 1945, to Dorothy Pace.
  Cross-reference: Mike O'Callaghan
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Books about Howard Cannon: Michael Vernetti, Senator Howard Cannon of Nevada: A Biography
  Cannon, Hugh — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Cannon, Hugh M. — also known as Mac Cannon — of Reston, Fairfax County, Va. Republican. Candidate for Virginia state house of delegates 36th District, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Cannon, Isabella Walton (1904-2002) — also known as Isabella W. Cannon; Isabella McLean Bett Walton; "Little Old Lady in Tennis Shoes" — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Born in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland, May 12, 1904. School teacher; mayor of Raleigh, N.C., 1977-79; defeated, 1979. Female. United Church of Christ. Member, League of Women Voters. Died, in Raleigh Community Hospital, Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., February 13, 2002 (age 97 years, 277 days). Interment at St. Mark's Cemetery, Claremont, N.C.
  Cannon, J. Alfred — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Cannon, Jack See John S. Cannon
  Cannon, James — Delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1776. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, James — of Montgomery County, N.Y.; Otsego, Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1786-87, 1791-92 (Montgomery County 1786-87, Otsego County 1791-92). Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, James — of Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minn. Democrat. Postmaster at Mankato, Minn., 1886-88. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, James See Donald James Cannon
  Cannon, James A. — of St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1936 (alternate), 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, James E. — of Richmond, Va. Democrat. Member of Virginia state senate 38th District, 1912-23; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, James E. — of Windsor Locks, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Windsor Locks, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, James J. — of New Jersey. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
James P. Cannon Cannon, James Patrick (1890-1974) — also known as James P. Cannon — of New York. Born in Rosedale (now part of Kansas City), Wyandotte County, Kan., 1890. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1922 (Workers, 10th District), 1928 (20th District); Workers candidate for Governor of New York, 1924; Trotskyist Anti-War candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1941. Irish ancestry. Became an open supporter of Leon Trotsky's opposition to Stalin about 1928, and was expelled from the Communist Party; became a major Trotskyist leader and theoretician, and one of the founders of the Socialist Workers Party. Arrested in 1941 and charged under the Smith Act; convicted in 1943, and served sixteen months in federal prison. Died in 1974 (age about 84 years). Burial location unknown.
  Books about James P. Cannon: Bryan D. Palmer, James P. Cannon and the Origins of the American Revolutionary Left, 1890-1928
  Image source: The Militant, July 2, 1956
  Cannon, James R., Jr. — of Livingston County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, James S. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Mrs. Jesse F. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1928 (alternate), 1932, 1940 (alternate). Female. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Joe W. — of Lacon, Marshall County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Cannon, John — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Cannon, John Blossom (1856-1941) — also known as John B. Cannon — of Suffield, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Suffield, Hartford County, Conn., 1856. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Suffield, 1891-92, 1919-20. Died in 1941 (age about 85 years). Interment at Mountain Burying Ground, Suffield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of William Cannon (1819-1891) and Olive Lucretia (Messenger) Cannon (1824-1906).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cannon, John C. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 1st Illinois District, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, John J. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 4th District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, John M. — of Northern Liberties (now part of Philadelphia), Philadelphia County, Pa. Mayor of Northern Liberties, Pa., 1840-44. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, John R. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 3rd District, 1925-26; member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County 2nd District, 1933-36. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, John S. — also known as Jack Cannon — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives, 1934 (Jackson County 10th District), 1948 (Jackson County 8th District), 1950 (Jackson County 8th District). Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Joseph (born c.1949) — of Provo, Utah County, Utah. Born about 1949. Republican. Presidential Elector for Utah, 1996; delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Cannon, Joseph D. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Labor organizer; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1916; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1917 (15th District), 1918 (21st District), 1926 (19th District); delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for Governor of New York, 1920; candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1921; candidate for New York state senate 18th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
Joseph G. Cannon Cannon, Joseph Gurney (1836-1926) — also known as Joseph G. Cannon; "Uncle Joe" — of Danville, Vermilion County, Ill. Born in Guilford, Guilford County, N.C., May 7, 1836. Republican. Lawyer; Vermilion County State's Attorney, 1861-68; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1873-91, 1893-1913, 1915-23 (14th District 1873-83, 15th District 1883-91, 1893-95, 12th District 1895-1903, 18th District 1903-13, 1915-23); Speaker of the U.S. House, 1903-11; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1892, 1904 (Permanent Chair); candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1908. Died in Danville, Vermilion County, Ill., November 12, 1926 (age 90 years, 189 days). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Danville, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Horace H. Cannon and Gulielma (Hollingsworth) Cannon; married 1862 to Mary P. Reed.
  The Cannon House Office Building, in Washington, D.C., is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Joe Cannon: Richard B. Cheney & Lynne V. Cheney, Kings Of The Hill : How Nine Powerful Men Changed The Course of American History
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, October 1902
  Cannon, June H. — of Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass.; Aiken County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1988; chair of Aiken County Republican Party, 1994-95. Female. Still living as of 1995.
  Cannon, Le Grand B. — Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1880; Presidential Elector for New York, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Mrs. Lloyd H. — of Kodiak, Kodiak Island Borough, Alaska. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Cannon, Lucile — also known as Frances Lucile Curran — of Boulder, Boulder County, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Relatives: Married, June 7, 1936, to Curtis W. Cannon.
  Cannon, M. L. — of Midway, Woodford County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Mac See Hugh M. Cannon
  Cannon, Margaret — of Mt. Carmel, Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Postmaster at Mt. Carmel, Conn., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Marion (1834-1920) — of California. Born near Morgantown, Monongalia County, Va. (now W.Va.), October 30, 1834. U.S. Representative from California 4th District, 1893-95. Died near Ventura, Ventura County, Calif., August 27, 1920 (age 85 years, 302 days). Interment at Ivy Lawn Memorial Park, Ventura, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cannon, Martha Maria Hughes (1857-1932) — also known as Martha Hughes Cannon; Mattie Cannon; Martha Maria Hughes — of Utah; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born near Llandudno, Wales, July 1, 1857. Physician; member of Utah state senate, 1897-1905. Female. Mormon. First woman state senator in the U.S. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., July 10, 1932 (age 75 years, 9 days). Interment at Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  Relatives: Daughter of Peter Hughes (1824-1861) and Elizabeth (Evans) Hughes (1833-1923); married, October 6, 1884, to Angus Munn Cannon (1834-1915; brother of George Quayle Cannon (1827-1901)).
  Political family: Cannon family of Salt Lake City, Utah.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cannon, Mary E. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Cannon, Mary H. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Mary Jo — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Cannon, Mattie See Martha Maria Hughes Cannon
  Cannon, Michael J. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Michael J. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester 14th Ward, 1948; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester 14th Ward, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Michael J. — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Staten Island, N.Y., 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Cannon, Newton (1781-1841) — of Tennessee. Born in Guilford County, N.C., May 22, 1781. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state senate, 1811-13, 1829-31; U.S. Representative from Tennessee at-large, 1814-17, 1819-23; Governor of Tennessee, 1835-39; defeated, 1827, 1839. Died in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., September 16, 1841 (age 60 years, 117 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Williamson County, Tenn.
  Relatives: Brother of Robert Cannon (1790?-1863).
  Cannon County, Tenn. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cannon, Pat See Arthur Patrick Cannon
  Cannon, Paul C. — of Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956; Lieutenant Governor of Montana, 1949-53, 1957-; candidate for Governor of Montana, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Peter C. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1912; U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island, 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Peter E. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 5th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Philip A. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Philip L. — of Delaware. Lieutenant Governor of Delaware, 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Quayle, Jr. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Cannon, Ray — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 9th District, 1929-30. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Raymond Joseph (1894-1951) — also known as Raymond J. Cannon — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Ironwood, Gogebic County, Mich., August 26, 1894. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for justice of Wisconsin state supreme court, 1930; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 4th District, 1933-39; defeated, 1938, 1944; candidate for Governor of Wisconsin, 1940, 1942. Professional baseball player, 1908-22; attorney for Joe Jackson, winning damages for breach of contract against the Chicago White Sox baseball team; legal advisor to boxer Jack Dempsey. Died in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., November 25, 1951 (age 57 years, 91 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cannon, Richard M. — of California. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from California 12th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Rita E. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Cannon, Robert (c.1790-1863) — of Tennessee. Born in Guilford County, N.C., about 1790. Member of Tennessee state senate, 1833-35. Died in Bedford County, Tenn., 1863 (age about 73 years). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  Relatives: Brother of Newton Cannon (1781-1841).
  Cannon, Robert C. — of Milwaukee County, Wis. Circuit judge in Wisconsin 2nd Circuit, 1954-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Robert James — also known as Robert J. Cannon — of Clinton Township, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Clinton Township, Michigan, 2007-09. Still living as of 2009.
  Cannon, Roy Allen (1910-1963) — of Seaford, Sussex County, Del. Born in 1910. Democrat. Member of Delaware state house of representatives, 1945-46, 1959-60 (Sussex County 3rd District 1945-46, Sussex County 4th District 1959-60); member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County 2nd District, 1949-52; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1956, 1960 (alternate). Died in Dover, Kent County, Del., April 4, 1963 (age about 52 years). Interment at St. Luke's Episcopal Churchyard, Seaford, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Bessie S. Cannon (1885-1940) and John Roy Cannon (1886-1941); married to Mary Catherine Ricards (1909-1978).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cannon, Sam — of Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Susan — of Big Horn, Sheridan County, Wyo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Cannon, V. S. — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, W. T. — of Kingman, Kingman County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, W. W. — of Putnam County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 5th District, 1925-28. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, William (1809-1865) — of Bridgeville, Sussex County, Del. Born near Bridgeville, Sussex County, Del., March 15, 1809. Delaware state treasurer, 1851-55; Governor of Delaware, 1863-65; died in office 1865. Methodist. Became ill helping to put out a fire, and subsequently died, in Bridgeville, Sussex County, Del., March 1, 1865 (age 55 years, 351 days). Interment at Bridgeville Cemetery, Bridgeville, Del.
  Cannon, William C. — of Montclair, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, William F. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 7th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, William J. — U.S. Vice Consul in Tientsin, as of 1916-17. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, William J. — of Lansford, Carbon County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Lansford, Pa., 1933-52 (acting, 1933-34). Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, William M. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Cannon, Wilson L. (d. 1905) — of Dover, Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate; elected 1858; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1868 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Died, of pneumonia, in Dover, Kent County, Del., February 9, 1905. Interment at Lakeside Cemetery, Dover, Del.
  Relatives: Father of Annie Jump Cannon (astronomer).


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