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CLARKE-STREETT (Soundex C462) — See also CLARKE, STREETT.

  Clarke-Streett, Diane — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


CLARKEN (Soundex C462) — See also BARKEN, CLARK, CLARKE, CLARKIN, CLARKS, CLARKSON, CLARREN, HARKEN, KLARENC, LARKEN, LARKEY, MALARKEY, MULARKEY, MULLARKEY, STARKENBURG, TARKENTON.

  Clarken, Richard M. — of California. Member of California state assembly 12th District, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.


CLARKIN (Soundex C462) — See also ARKIN, BARKIN, CARKIN, CLARK, CLARKE, CLARKEN, CLARKS, CLARKSON, HARKIN, HARKINS, LARKIN, LARKINS, MARKIN, MARKING, PARKIN, PARKINS, PARKINSON, TARKINGTON, WARKINS.

  Clarkin, Franklin — U.S. Vice Consul in Harbin, as of 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkin, Golda — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Clarkin, Robert J. — of Cranston, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Candidate for Rhode Island state house of representatives 18th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Clarkin, Theresa C. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLARKS (Soundex C462) — See also CLARK, CLARKE, CLARKEN, CLARKIN, CLARKSON.

  Clarks, H. T., Jr. — of Nebraska. Member of Nebraska railway commission, 1907-17. Burial location unknown.


CLARKSON (Soundex C462) — See also BERKSON, CLARK, CLARKE, CLARKEN, CLARKIN, CLARKS, ERKSON, HARKSON, MARKSON.

  CLARKSON: See also Edward Clarkson Leverette Adams — Robert Clarkson Clothier — Thomas Terry Connally — Ben Clarkson Connally — Clarkson Crolius — Clarkson Crolius, Jr. — Clarkson F. Crosby — Clarkson S. Fisher — Ebenezer Hazard — Mack C. Jarrell — Peter Augustus Jay — Clarkson H. Meigs — Clarkson Miller — Ambrose Clarkson Pack — Philip Clarkson Pack — Clarkson Nott Potter — Thomas Clarkson Thompson — Cornelius Clarkson Watts
  Clarkson, Bill — of San Ramon, Contra Costa County, Calif. Mayor of San Ramon, Calif.; elected 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Clarkson, C. F. See Coker Fifield Clarkson
  Clarkson, Coker Fifield — also known as C. F. Clarkson — of Metropolis (unknown county), Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of James S. Clarkson (1842-1918).
  Clarkson, E. L. — of Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkson, Edward M. — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 6th District, 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkson, Frank T. — of Kittery, York County, Maine. Democrat. Postmaster at Kittery Point, Maine, 1893-97; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkson, George G. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Mayor of Rochester, N.Y., 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkson, Herb See Herbert Winfred Clarkson
  Clarkson, Herbert Winfred (1876-1962) — also known as Herb Clarkson — of Buffalo, Harding County, S.Dak. Born in Etam, Preston County, W.Va., March 15, 1876. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1940 (alternate), 1960. Died in Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak., September 30, 1962 (age 86 years, 199 days). Interment at Pine Slope Cemetery, Belle Fourche, S.Dak.
  Clarkson, Heriot (1863-1942) — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Born in Kingville, Richland County, S.C., August 21, 1863. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1899; justice of North Carolina state supreme court, 1923-42; appointed 1923; died in office 1942. Episcopalian. Member, Society of the Cincinnati; Sons of the Revolution; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Gamma Eta Gamma; Anti-Saloon League. Died January 27, 1942 (age 78 years, 159 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Maj. William Clarkson and Margaret S. (Simons) Clarkson; married, December 10, 1889, to Mary Lloyd Osborne.
  Clarkson, J. B. — of Buffalo, Harding County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 53rd District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkson, J. T. — of Albia, Monroe County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkson, James See Samuel James Clarkson
  Clarkson, James J. — of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan. Democrat. Postmaster at Leavenworth, Kan., 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkson, James S. (1842-1918) — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa; New York, New York County, N.Y.; Tarrytown, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Brookville, Franklin County, Ind., May 17, 1842. Republican. Newspaper editor; railroad builder; Iowa Republican state chair, 1869-71; postmaster at Des Moines, Iowa, 1871-79; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1876, 1880, 1884, 1888, 1892, 1896; member of Republican National Committee from Iowa, 1880-96; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1891-92; First Assistant U.S. Postmaster General, 1889-90; U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1902-10. Assisted more than 500 escaping slaves en route to Canada via the "underground railroad," 1856-62. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., May 31, 1918 (age 76 years, 14 days). Interment somewhere in Des Moines, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth (Goudie) Clarkson and Coker Fifield Clarkson (1820?-?); married, December 26, 1867, to Anna Howell.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Clarkson, Joseph R. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. District judge in Nebraska 3rd District, 1888-92. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkson, Matthew (1733-1800) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April, 1733. Delegate to Continental Congress from Pennsylvania, 1785; mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1792-96. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 5, 1800 (age 67 years, 0 days). Interment at Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Cornelia (DePeyster) Clarkson (1695-1753) and Matthew Clarkson (1699-1739); married, June 13, 1753, to Mary Boude (1735-1794); nephew of Johannes DePeyster; grandson of Johannes de Peyster; grandnephew of Abraham de Peyster; first cousin once removed of Matthew Clarkson (1758-1825) and Philip DePeyster; first cousin five times removed of Peter Augustus Jay; second cousin once removed of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810) and James Livingston; second cousin twice removed of Robert R. Livingston, Edward Livingston, Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler, Maturin Livingston, Peter Gansevoort and Charles Ludlow Livingston; second cousin thrice removed of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; second cousin four times removed of John Jacob Astor III, Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936), John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer and Hamilton Fish Kean; second cousin five times removed of William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991), Robert Reginald Livingston and Robert Winthrop Kean.
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clarkson, Matthew (1758-1825) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 17, 1758. General in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1789-90; member of New York state senate Southern District, 1793-95; president, Bank of New York, 1804-25. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 25, 1825 (age 66 years, 190 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth (French) Clarkson (1724-1808) and David Clarkson (1726-1782); married, May 25, 1785, to Mary Rutherfurd (1767-1786); married, February 14, 1792, to Sarah Cornell (1761-1803); great-grandson of Anthony Brockholls and Phillip French; second great-grandfather of Peter Augustus Jay; first cousin of Henry Brockholst Livingston; first cousin once removed of Matthew Clarkson (1733-1800) and William Jay; first cousin twice removed of John Jay II; first cousin thrice removed of Charles Ludlow Livingston; first cousin four times removed of Brockholst Livingston; second cousin once removed of James Jay and Frederick Jay; third cousin of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer and James Livingston; third cousin once removed of Robert R. Livingston, Edward Livingston, Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler, Maturin Livingston and Peter Gansevoort; third cousin twice removed of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; third cousin thrice removed of John Jacob Astor III and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer.
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Clarkson, Max B. — of Alabama. Reform candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Clarkson, Paul — of Chester, Chester County, S.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Clarkson, Robert Barnwell II — of South Carolina. American candidate for U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Clarkson, Robert L. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Clarkson, S. James See Samuel James Clarkson
  Clarkson, Samuel James (b. 1925) — also known as S. James Clarkson — of Wayne County, Mich.; Southfield, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., February 9, 1925. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 4th District, 1959-60; defeated, 1952 (Wayne County 1st District), 1956 (Oakland County 4th District), 1960 (Oakland County 4th District); mayor of Southfield, Mich., 1961-67; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 6th Circuit, 1964, 1976; candidate in primary for Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 2nd District, 1974. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Sigma Nu Phi; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Still living as of 1976.
  Clarkson, Thaddeus S. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Postmaster at Omaha, Neb., 1890-95. Burial location unknown.


CLARON (Soundex C465) — See also ALCORN, ALLCORN, ARON, CARLLON, CARLON, CARON, CLAGHORN, CLARINA, CLARINE, CLARION, CLAROS, CLARREN, COLLERAN, COLNAR, KILLORAN, KILLOREN, VILLARONGA.

  CLARON: See also Claron L. Shafer


CLAROS (Soundex C462) — See also BELLAROSA, CARLOS, CLARISSE, CLARON, CLARRISE, CORSALL, DELAROSA, DELAROSE, DELLAROSA, GLAROS, LACROSS, LAROSA, LAROSE, LAROSSA.

  Claros, Carol — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


CLARREN (Soundex C465) — See also CARLEEN, CARLEN, CARNELL, CLAGHORN, CLARINA, CLARINE, CLARION, CLARKEN, CLARON, CLARRISE, COLLERAN, CRANNELL, KILLORAN, KILLOREN, LANCER, LARRE, LARREA, LARREGUI, MCCLARREN, VILLARREAL.

  CLARREN: See also Clarren L. Boger
  Clarren, Ron — of Sturgis, St. Joseph County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


CLARRISE (Soundex C462) — See also CLARISSE, CLAROS, CLARREN, LARRICK, LARRIE, LARRIMER, LARRINAGA, LARRISON, LARRITA, LARRIVEE, MCCLARREN, MORRISETTE, MORRISEY, RACELIS, RISE.

  CLARRISE: See also Clarrise Haberfelde Reavis


CLARY (Soundex C460) — See also CARLY, CARRYL, CARY, CARYL, CLARDY, CLARE, CLAREY, CLARIE, CLAY, CLEARY, CLERY, CLORIA, GILLARY, HILLARY, KLARA, LARY, MACLARY, MALLARY, MCCLARY.

  Clary, Aden — of Frostburg, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Frostburg, Md., 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Clary, Alvah S. (b. 1837) — of Greensboro Bend, Greensboro, Orleans County, Vt. Born in Milton, Chittenden County, Vt., 1837. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Greensboro, 1910. Presbyterian. Burial location unknown.
  Clary, Beth J. — of Anchorage, Alaska. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Clary, Edgar D., Jr. — of Harlem, Columbia County, Ga. Member of Georgia state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clary, Fannie J. — of Williamsburg, Hampshire County, Mass. Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1904. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Clary, Glenn W. — of Anchorage, Alaska. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Clary, John M. — of Jackson County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 4th District, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Clary, Joseph — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Clary, M. P. — of Lewellen, Garden County, Neb. Republican. Chair of Garden County Republican Party, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clary, Thomas James (1899-1977) — Born in Seneca Falls, Seneca County, N.Y., August 31, 1899. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1949-69; took senior status 1969. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 1, 1977 (age 77 years, 335 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Clary, W. C. — of Waynesboro, Burke County, Ga. Member of Georgia state board of education 1st District, 1947-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLASBY (Soundex C421) — See also CLISBEE, CLISBY, EASBY, GLASBY, KEASBY, NASBY, SHEASBY.

  Clasby, Charles J. — of Nome, Nome census area, Alaska. U.S. Attorney for the 2nd District of Alaska Territory, 1939-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLASEN (Soundex C425) — See also CALLENS, CLAASZEN, CLASON, CLASSEN, CLAUSEN, CLAUSSEN, CLUSEN, KLAASSEN, KLASSEN, KLAUSSEN, PLASENCIA, SCALLEN, SCANNELL, VENEKLASEN.

  Clasen, Samuel — of Rosedale (now part of Kansas City), Wyandotte County, Kan. Mayor of Rosedale, Kan., 1911-12. Burial location unknown.


CLASING (Soundex C425) — See also AMARASINGHE, BLASINGAME, BLASINI, BRASINGTON, CLAUSING, GALASINSKI, KLAUSING, MASINGILL, SING, WASINGER.

  Clasing, John F. W. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 8th District, 1904; candidate for New York state senate 5th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.


CLASON (Soundex C425) — See also CASON, CLASEN, CLASSON, CLAUSON, CLAWSON, CLAXON, CLAYSON, COLASONTI, FENLASON, GISLASON, ROLLASON, SCALLON, SCOLLAN, SKULASON, SLASON.

  CLASON: See also Isaac Clason Delaplaine
  Clason, Charles Russell (1890-1985) — also known as Charles R. Clason — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine, September 3, 1890. Republican. Rhodes scholar; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1937-49; defeated, 1934, 1948; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1956, 1960. Methodist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons; Rotary. Died in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., July 7, 1985 (age 94 years, 307 days). Interment at Longmeadow Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Oliver Barrett Clason (1850-?) and Lizzie Julia (Trott) Clason; married, August 4, 1928, to Emma M. Pattillo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clason, Ernest F. — of Lisbon Falls, Lisbon, Androscoggin County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Androscoggin County, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Clason, G. W. (d. 1881) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1857; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1860. Died in the insane asylum at Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis., 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Clason, George A. — of Missouri. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 6th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clason, Hugo A. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Speaker of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 1939-41. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clason, Oliver Barrett (b. 1850) — also known as Oliver B. Clason — of Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine, September 28, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1889-93; mayor of Gardiner, Maine, 1894-96; member of Maine Governor's Council, 1895-97; member of Maine state senate from Kennebec County, 1897-1901. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Knights of Pythias; Sons of the American Revolution. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Pell Clason and Sarah (Temple) Clason; married, April 30, 1884, to Lizzie J. Trott; father of Charles Russell Clason (1890-1985).
  Clason, Solomon — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stamford, 1831. Burial location unknown.


CLASS (Soundex C420) — See also CASS, CLASSEN, CLASSON, CLASSZEN, CLAUS, CLAUSE, CLAUSS, CLAUSSE, CLESS, CLOSS, CLUSS, GLASS, KLAS, KLAUS, KLAUSS, KLEHS.

  CLASS: See also Benjamin Franklin Arthur
  Class, Adolph — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 4th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Class, Henry W. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Acting postmaster at Albany, N.Y., 1954-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLASSEN (Soundex C425) — See also CALLENS, CASSEN, CLAASZEN, CLASEN, CLASS, CLASSON, CLASSZEN, CLAUSEN, CLAUSSEN, CLOSSEN, GLASSER, GLASSEY, KLAASSEN, KLASSEN, KLAUSSEN, LASSE, LASSEGARD, LASSEK, LASSELL, LASSEN, LASSER, LASSETER, PLASSER, SCALLEN, SCANNELL.

  Classen, Ashley G. — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Mayor of El Paso, Tex., 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Classen, Carl — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Classen, George C. — of Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 2nd District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Classen, Russell H. — of Freeburg, St. Clair County, Ill. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 25th District, 1948; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1964, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLASSON (Soundex C425) — See also CASSON, CLASON, CLASS, CLASSEN, CLASSZEN, CLAUSON, CLAWSON, CLAYSON, CLESSON, CLOSSON, GALASSO, GLASSON, GLASSOP, MCGLASSON, SCALLON, SCOLLAN.

  Classon, David Guy (1870-1930) — of Wisconsin. Born in Oconto, Oconto County, Wis., September 27, 1870. Republican. U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 9th District, 1917-23. Died in Oconto, Oconto County, Wis., September 6, 1930 (age 59 years, 344 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Oconto, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Classon, Seth — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stamford, 1838. Burial location unknown.


CLASSZEN (Soundex C425) — See also CLAASZEN, CLASS, CLASSEN, CLASSON, DREESZEN, TIESZEN.

  Classzen, Ernst A. — U.S. Consular Agent in Danzig, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.


CLATHWORTHY (Soundex C436) — See also ASHWORTH, AXWORTHY, BRATHWAITE, BRATHWELL, CLATOR, CLATTENBURG, CLATTERBAUGH, CLATWORTHY, CLOTWORTHY, DAGWORTHY, ESWORTHY, GOLDSWORTHY, GRATHWOHL, HATHWAY, HATHWELL, KENWORTHY, LANGWORTHY, MCCLATCHEY, MCCLATCHY, MUXWORTHY, NARSWORTHY, NORSWORTHY, NOSWORTHY, SCLATER, SOUTHWORTH, STRATHWELL, WORTHY.

  CLATHWORTHY: See also Frank D. Allen


CLATOR (Soundex C436) — See also ALATORRE, CATOR, CLATHWORTHY, CLATTENBURG, CLATTERBAUGH, CLATWORTHY, CLAYTOR, CLEATOR, CLOTHIER, CLOUTIER, CLUTTER, DELATORRE, DELLATORRE, KLUTER, MCCLATCHEY, MCCLATCHY, SCLATER.

  CLATOR: See also James Clator Arrants


CLATTENBURG (Soundex C435) — See also ALTENBURG, BATTENBERG, CLATHWORTHY, CLATOR, CLATTERBAUGH, CLATWORTHY, HATTENBACH, HATTENBURG, KLATTENHOFF, MCCLATCHEY, MCCLATCHY, OSTENBURG, PLATTENBURG, RATTENBURY, SCLATER, SLATTEN, STOTTENBURG, STOUTENBURG, STOUTENBURGH, VONROTTENBURG, WATTENBARGER, WHITTENBURG, WINTENBURG, WITTENBURG.

  Clattenburg, Albert E., Jr. — of Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pa. U.S. Vice Consul in Athens, as of 1932; U.S. Consul in Batavia, 1938-39; Hamburg, 1939. Burial location unknown.


CLATTERBAUGH (Soundex C436) — See also ARBAUGH, ATTERBERRY, ATTERBURY, CARBAUGH, CLATHWORTHY, CLATOR, CLATTENBURG, CLATWORTHY, FELBERBAUM, FLATTER, FLATTERY, HARBAUGH, HILKERBAUMER, KASPERBAUER, KERBAUGH, LATTER, LATTERELL, LATTERGRASS, LAUTERBACH, MCCLATCHEY, MCCLATCHY, MERBAUM, OOSTERBAAN, OSTERBACK, OSTERBANKS, OTTERBACHER, OTTERBINE, OTTERBOURG, OVERBAUGH, PLATTER, PUTERBAUGH, ROHRBAUGH, SALTERBACK, SATERBAK, SCLATER, SLATTER, SLATTERY, SUTTERBY, UTTERBACK, WUNDERBAUM, YAVERBAUM, ZETTERBERG, ZORBAUGH.

  Clatterbaugh, Barbara — of Owosso, Shiawassee County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


CLATWORTHY (Soundex C436) — See also ATWOOD, AXWORTHY, CLATHWORTHY, CLATOR, CLATTENBURG, CLATTERBAUGH, CLOTWORTHY, DAGWORTHY, ESWORTHY, GLENTWORTH, GOLDSWORTHY, HEATWOLE, KENWORTHY, KNATWOLD, LANGWORTHY, MCCLATCHEY, MCCLATCHY, MUXWORTHY, NARSWORTHY, NORSWORTHY, NOSWORTHY, SCLATER, WATWOOD, WENTWORTH, WHITWORTH, WORTHY.

  Clatworthy, Raymond J. — of Delaware. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1996, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Clatworthy, William H. — of Fort Morgan, Morgan County, Colo. Republican. Postmaster at Fort Morgan, Colo., 1884-93. Burial location unknown.


CLAUDE (Soundex C430) — See also CAUDLE, CLAUDELIAH, CLAUDENE, CLAUDER, CLAUDETTE, CLAUDINO, CLAUDIO, CLAUDIUS, CLOID, CLOUD, CLOYD, CLOYED, CLYDE, DELUCA, DELUCCA, KLODE, KLYDE, MCLAUD.

  Claude, Abram (1818-1901) — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Born December 4, 1818. Democrat. Physician; mayor of Annapolis, Md., 1848-51, 1854-55, 1867-69, 1883-89; Anne Arundel County Clerk, 1865; college professor; postmaster at Annapolis, Md., 1895-99. Died January 10, 1901 (age 82 years, 37 days). Interment at St. Anne's Cemetery, Annapolis, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Dennis Claude and Anne (Jacob) Claude (1784-1871); married, July 16, 1850, to Rachel Ann Tuck (1828-1904; sister of Washington Greene Tuck); father of Gordon Handy Claude (1854-1940).
  Political family: Claude-Tuck family of Annapolis, Maryland.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Claude, Dennis (1782-1863) — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Born in 1782. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1811-18, 1829-30; member of Maryland state senate, 1821-25, 1831-36; mayor of Annapolis, Md., 1828-37, 1853-54; Maryland state treasurer, 1854-60; Maryland state comptroller, 1861; appointed 1861. Member, Freemasons. Died December 9, 1863 (age about 81 years). Interment at St. Anne's Cemetery, Annapolis, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Abraham Claude; married, February 13, 1816, to Anne Jacob (c.1784-1871); father of Abram Claude; grandfather of Gordon Handy Claude (1854-1940).
  Political family: Claude-Tuck family of Annapolis, Maryland.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Claude, Gordon Handy (1854-1940) — also known as Gordon H. Claude — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Born October 22, 1854. Mayor of Annapolis, Md., 1907-09. Died October 6, 1940 (age 85 years, 350 days). Interment at St. Anne's Cemetery, Annapolis, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Abram Claude and Rachel Ann (Tuck) Claude (1828-1904); married to Sophia Muse Worthington; nephew of Washington Greene Tuck; grandson of Dennis Claude; first cousin once removed of William Hallam Tuck (1808-1884).
  Political family: Claude-Tuck family of Annapolis, Maryland.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


CLAUDELIAH (Soundex C434) — See also ADELIA, ARDELIA, CLAUDE, CLAUDENE, CLAUDER, CLAUDETTE, CLAUDINO, CLAUDIO, CLAUDIUS, CORDELIA, DELIA, DELIAAN, ELIAHIM, ENEDELIA, FIDELIA, KILDALL, MALIAHEU, MAUDELLE, MCLAUD, ODELIA.

  CLAUDELIAH: See also Claudeliah J. Roze


CLAUDENE (Soundex C435) — See also AUDENREID, BRUDENELL, CALDEEN, CLAUDE, CLAUDELIAH, CLAUDER, CLAUDETTE, CLAUDINO, CLAUDIO, CLAUDIUS, COLDEN, DELUCENNA, DENE, HAUDENSCHIELD, HAUDENSHIELD, KOLDIN, LAUDENBERGER, LAUDENSLAGER, MCLAUD, RAUDENBUSH, STAUDENMEIER, STAUDENRAUS.

  CLAUDENE: See also Claudene Stamper


CLAUDER (Soundex C436) — See also BLAUDEROTH, CALDER, CHILDRE, CLADER, CLAUDE, CLAUDELIAH, CLAUDENE, CLAUDETTE, CLAUDINO, CLAUDIO, CLAUDIUS, CLAUER, DELAUDER, KALDOR, KILDARE, LAUDER, LAUDERBACH, LAUDERBACK, LAUDERDALE, MCLAUD.

  Clauder, Thomas — of Fitchburg, Dane County, Wis. Mayor of Fitchburg, Wis., 2004-07. Still living as of 2007.


CLAUDETTE (Soundex C433) — See also AUDET, AUDETT, AUDETTE, BEAUDET, BEAUDETTE, CHAUDET, CLAUDE, CLAUDELIAH, CLAUDENE, CLAUDER, CLAUDINO, CLAUDIO, CLAUDIUS, GAUDET, GAUDETTE, MCLAUD.

  CLAUDETTE: See also Claudette M. Chandler — Claudette Hayle — Claudette Martin — Claudette C. Meliere


CLAUDINO (Soundex C435) — See also AUDINO, BAUDINO, BEAUDIN, BOUDINOT, CALDEEN, CAUDIN, CLAUDE, CLAUDELIAH, CLAUDENE, CLAUDER, CLAUDETTE, CLAUDIO, CLAUDIUS, COLDEN, DINO, GAUDIN, GAUDINEER, KOLDIN, LAUDICK, MCLAUD, SAUDINO.

  Claudino, Joao — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Massachusetts state treasurer, 1905. Burial location unknown.


CLAUDIO (Soundex C430) — See also CHLADA, CLADA, CLAUDE, CLAUDELIAH, CLAUDENE, CLAUDER, CLAUDETTE, CLAUDINO, CLAUDIUS, GAUDIO, LAUDICK, MCLAUD.

  CLAUDIO: See also Claudio J. Loria — Claudio Rodriguez Arce


CLAUDIUS (Soundex C432) — See also CHILDES, CHILDS, CLAUDE, CLAUDELIAH, CLAUDENE, CLAUDER, CLAUDETTE, CLAUDINO, CLAUDIO, FRESTADIUS, LAUDICK, MCLAUD, POPADIUK, SARDIUS.

  Claudius, Uncle: See Claudius B. Miller


CLAUER (Soundex C460) — See also AUER, BIESLAUER, BRESLAUER, CLAAR, CLAIR, CLAIRE, CLARE, CLAUDER, CLAUSER, CUELLAR, FILLAUER, HALLAUER, KLAHR, KLAIR, LACRUE, LAUE, LAUENSTEIN, LAUER, LAUERMAN, WALLAUER, WILLAUER.

  Clauer, William — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLAUGHTON (Soundex C423) — See also CANNAUGHTON, CLAYTON, CLEATON, CLEETON, CONNAUGHTON, DAUGHTON, FRAUGHTON, HAUGHTON, KLOTHEN, LAUGHTER, LAUGHTON, MACLAUGHLIN, MACNAUGHTON, MCCLAUGHERTY, MCLAUGHLAN, MCLAUGHLIN, MCLAUGHRY, MCLAUGLIN, MCNAUGHTON, NAUGHTON, SLAUGHTER.

  CLAUGHTON: See also Anderson Claughton Herold


CLAUNCH (Soundex C452) — See also BLAUNER, CHAUNCEY, CHAUNCY, CLINCH, CLINK, DELAUNEY, FAUNCE, KLENK, KLINCK, KLINK, KLINKE, KLUNK, LAUN, LAUNCE, LAUNDERMAN, LAUNDON, LAUNDY, LAUNE, LAUNITZ, MELAUN, SOLAUN.

  Claunch, Charles K. (1899-1978) — Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., October 7, 1899. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; secretary of the U.S. Virgin Islands, 1954-57; Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands, 1955. Died in Florida, 1978 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Claunch, Forrest — Republican. Member of Oklahoma state house of representatives 101st District; elected 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Claunch, Kirk — Republican. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 89th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Claunch, Robert — Reform candidate for U.S. Representative from Mississippi 5th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


CLAUS (Soundex C420) — See also CALLUS, CLASS, CLAUSE, CLAUSEL, CLAUSELLE, CLAUSEN, CLAUSER, CLAUSEY, CLAUSING, CLAUSIUS, CLAUSON, CLAUSS, CLAUSSE, CLAUSSEN, JUNGCLAUS, KLAS, KLAUS, KLAUSS, KLEHS, LAUS, LUCAS, NICLAUS.

  Claus, Charles F. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 11th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.


CLAUSE (Soundex C420) — See also CLASS, CLAUS, CLAUSEL, CLAUSELLE, CLAUSEN, CLAUSER, CLAUSEY, CLAUSS, CLAUSSE, CLOUSE, KLAS, KLAUS, KLAUSS, KLEHS, SECULA.

  Clause, O. G. — of Grand Junction, Greene County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clause, Mrs. O. G. — of Jefferson, Greene County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa Republican State Central Committee, 1949. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clause, W. F. — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Burial location unknown.


CLAUSEL (Soundex C424) — See also CLAUS, CLAUSE, CLAUSELLE, CLAUSEN, CLAUSER, CLAUSEY, COLSELYEA, FAUSEL, KELSALL, LAUSELL.

  Clausel, Louis A. — of Washington, D.C. Born in Peru. Naturalized U.S. citizen; U.S. Vice Consul in Havana, as of 1917; Buenos Aires, 1917-26; Kingston, as of 1927-29. Burial location unknown.


CLAUSELLE (Soundex C424) — See also CARUSELLO, CLAUS, CLAUSE, CLAUSEL, CLAUSEN, CLAUSER, CLAUSEY, COLSELYEA, FAUSEL, KELSALL, LAUSELL, MUSELLA, SELLE.

  CLAUSELLE: See also Richard Clauselle Puryear


CLAUSEN (Soundex C425) — See also CLAASZEN, CLASEN, CLASSEN, CLAUS, CLAUSE, CLAUSEL, CLAUSELLE, CLAUSER, CLAUSEY, CLAUSON, CLAUSSEN, CLUSEN, KLAASSEN, KLASSEN, KLAUSSEN, OLAUSEN, SLAUSEN.

  Clausen, Bernard — of New York. Prohibition candidate for New York state comptroller, 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Clausen, Don H. See Donald Holst Clausen
  Clausen, Donald Holst (1923-2015) — also known as Don H. Clausen — of Crescent City, Del Norte County, Calif. Born in Ferndale, Humboldt County, Calif., April 27, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from California, 1963-83 (1st District 1963-75, 2nd District 1975-83); defeated, 1982; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972. Died in Fortuna, Humboldt County, Calif., February 7, 2015 (age 91 years, 286 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clausen, Fred H. — of Wisconsin. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clausen, Greg D. — Member of Minnesota state senate 57th District, 2013-. Still living as of 2016.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Clausen, Henry, Jr. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 20th District, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Clausen, Julie — of Decatur, Morgan County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Clausen, Lorenzo N. — of Washburn, Bayfield County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Clausen, Mae — of Emporia, Lyon County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLAUSER (Soundex C426) — See also CLAUER, CLAUS, CLAUSE, CLAUSEL, CLAUSELLE, CLAUSEN, CLAUSEY, CLESCERI, CLISER, CLOUSER, KILZER, KLAUSER, KOELZER, KOLESAR, LAUSER.

  Clauser, C. T. — of Payette, Payette County, Idaho. Mayor of Payette, Idaho, 1959-61. Still living as of 1961.


CLAUSEY (Soundex C420) — See also BLAUSEY, CAUSEY, CLAUS, CLAUSE, CLAUSEL, CLAUSELLE, CLAUSEN, CLAUSER, CLOSSEY, CLOYCE, FAUSEY, KLASSA, KLAZEI, KLUZA, MCCAUSEY.

  Clausey, J. J. — of Coronado, San Diego County, Calif. Mayor of Coronado, Calif., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLAUSING (Soundex C425) — See also AUSILIO, BARAUSILAS, BUSINGER, CAUSIN, CLASING, CLAUS, CLAUSIUS, DUSING, HAUSING, HOUSING, KLAUSING, LAUSIER, SING, TUSING.

  Clausing, Alice — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Wisconsin, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Clausing, Lois — of Enid, Garfield County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


CLAUSIUS (Soundex C422) — See also ALOUSIUS, AUSILIO, BARAUSILAS, CAUSIN, CLAUS, CLAUSING, COLOSSUS, CRUSIUS, HAUSING, KLAUSING, KOLAZAS, LAUSIER.

  Clausius, Bill — of Sun Prairie, Dane County, Wis. Candidate for mayor of Sun Prairie, Wis., 2007. Still living as of 2007.


CLAUSNITZER (Soundex C425) — See also CROSNITSKI, HAUSNER, KLAUSNER, KOENITZER, KRASNITSKAS, KUSNISS, MUSNICKI, NITZE, SCHNITZEN, SCHNITZER, SNITGEN, SNITKAY, SNITOW, ZAUSNER.

  Clausnitzer, Dale A. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 48-A, 1985-88. Still living as of 1988.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


CLAUSON (Soundex C425) — See also BAUSO, CAUSO, CLASON, CLASSON, CLAUS, CLAUSEN, CLAWSON, CLAYSON, CONSAUL, MAUSOLF.

  CLAUSON: See also Odin Elsford Stanley Langen
  Clauson, Clinton Amos (1895-1959) — also known as Clinton A. Clauson — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Mitchell, Mitchell County, Iowa, March 28, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; chiropractor; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Maine, 1934-53; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1956-57; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1956; Governor of Maine, 1959; died in office 1959. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Newcomen Society. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, December 30, 1959 (age 64 years, 277 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Waterville, Maine.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


CLAUSS (Soundex C420) — See also CALLUS, CLASS, CLAUS, CLAUSE, CLAUSSE, CLAUSSEN, CLAUSSENIUS, CLUSS, KLAS, KLAUS, KLAUSS, KLAUSSEN, KLEHS, LAUSSAT, LUCAS.

  Clauss, David H. — Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 15, 1971. Still living as of 1971.
  Clauss, Henry — of Union County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1896-97. Burial location unknown.
  Clauss, Oliver A. — of Lehighton, Carbon County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Lehighton, Pa., 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  Clauss, Tilghman D. — of Lehighton, Carbon County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Lehighton, Pa., 1867-69. Burial location unknown.


CLAUSSE (Soundex C420) — See also CHAUSSEE, CLASS, CLAUS, CLAUSE, CLAUSS, CLAUSSEN, CLAUSSENIUS, FAUSSETT, HAUSSERMANN, KLAS, KLAUS, KLAUSS, KLAUSSEN, KLEHS, KRAUSSE, KRAUSSER, LAUSSAT, SECULA, STRAUSSER.

  Clausse, Marie (1900-1976) — of Ogden, Weber County, Utah. Born in Bountiful, Davis County, Utah, December 24, 1900. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1936. Female. Died in Ogden, Weber County, Utah, December 26, 1976 (age 76 years, 2 days). Interment at Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Utah.
  Relatives: Daughter of Carrie Buck Jensen.


CLAUSSEN (Soundex C425) — See also CHAUSSEE, CLAASZEN, CLASEN, CLASSEN, CLAUS, CLAUSEN, CLAUSS, CLAUSSE, CLAUSSENIUS, FAUSSETT, HAUSSERMANN, KLAASSEN, KLASSEN, KLAUSS, KLAUSSEN, KRAUSSE, KRAUSSER, LAUSSAT, STRAUSSER.

  CLAUSSEN: See also Joseph Frank Cihak, Jr. — Henry George Gordon Struve
  Claussen, Charles — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Claussen, Ernest — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. Mayor of Davenport, Iowa, 1884-90. Burial location unknown.
  Claussen, Florence Gifford (1897-1975) — also known as Florence G. Claussen; Florence Gifford — of Wellesley Hills, Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Cotuit, Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass., February 12, 1897. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948; member of Massachusetts Republican State Central Committee, 1949. Female. Congregationalist. Died in 1975 (age about 78 years). Interment at Mosswood Cemetery, Cotuit, Barnstable, Mass.
  Relatives: Daughter of Fannie (Handy) Gifford (1871-1951) and Charles Laceille Gifford (1871-1947); married, September 23, 1922, to Howard P. Claussen (1894-1973).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Claussen, George C. (b. 1882) — of Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa. Born in Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa, August 6, 1882. Republican. Lawyer; Clinton County Attorney, 1915-18; municipal judge in Iowa, 1918; justice of Iowa state supreme court, 1932, 1933-34. Member, Freemasons; American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Claussen and Wiebke (Banderob) Claussen; married, March 18, 1920, to Luella Fahr.
  Claussen, Henry P. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Claussen, William J. — of Riverdale, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Riverdale, Illinois, 1935-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLAUSSENIUS (Soundex C425) — See also BISENIUS, CHAUSSEE, CLAESSENS, CLAUSS, CLAUSSE, CLAUSSEN, FAUSSETT, HAUSSERMANN, KLAUSS, KLAUSSEN, KRAUSSE, KRAUSSER, LAUSSAT, STRAUSSER.

  CLAUSSENIUS: See also Theodore Brentano


CLAVADETSCHER (Soundex C413) — See also BARTSCHER, BARTSCHERER, BEITSCHER, BUTSCHER, CADET, CLAVEAU, CLAVETTE, KADET, LEUTSCHER, LOETSCHER, MCCLAVE, MITSCHER, PETSCHER, PRIYAVADAN, RADETSKY, RITSCHER, RUCAVADO, SAVADEL, VADEN, VADER.

  Clavadetscher, Carl J. — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Mayor of Billings, Mont., 1959-62. Still living as of 1962.


CLAVEAU (Soundex C410) — See also BEAUVEAU, BELIVEAU, CARRIVEAU, CHAUVEAU, CHAVEAS, CLAVADETSCHER, CLAVETTE, CLIVA, DEVEAUX, LAVEAN, MCCLAVE.

  CLAVEAU: See also Emile Dorilas Beaulieu, Jr.
  Claveau, Thomas J. — of Hudson, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Hudson, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLAVETTE (Soundex C413) — See also CAILLAVET, CALVET, CALVIT, CALVITT, CAVETT, CLAVADETSCHER, CLAVEAU, COLAVITO, GAVETT, GAVETTE, LAVETA, LAVETTA, LAVETTE, MCCLAVE, VETTE.

  CLAVETTE: See also Claude Louis Martin


CLAWANS (Soundex C452) — See also CARAWAN, CLAWSON, HOLTZCLAW, KAWANANAKOA, KLAWANSKY, LAWANNA, MCCLAWS, MCLAWS, SHAWAN, TAWANA, WACLAW.

  Clawans, Lillian — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLAWSON (Soundex C425) — See also CLASON, CLASSON, CLAUSON, CLAWANS, CLAYSON, DAWSON, FAWSON, HAWSON, HOLTZCLAW, LAWSON, MAWSON, MCCLAWS, MCLAWS, PAWSON, RAWSON, SLAWSON, WACLAW.

  Clawson, Del M. See Delwin Morgan Clawson
  Clawson, Delwin Morgan (1914-1992) — also known as Del M. Clawson — of Compton, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Downey, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Thatcher, Graham County, Ariz., January 11, 1914. Republican. Mayor of Compton, Calif., 1957-63; U.S. Representative from California, 1963-79 (23rd District 1963-75, 33rd District 1975-79). Mormon. Member, Kiwanis. Died in Downey, Los Angeles County, Calif., May 5, 1992 (age 78 years, 115 days). Interment at Green Hills Memorial Park, Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Moses Clawson (1887-1945) and Edna (Allen) Clawson (1893-1977); married to Marjorie Louella Anderson (1915-1992).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clawson, H. Lloyd — of Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich. Mayor of Royal Oak, Mich., 1929-37. Burial location unknown.
  Clawson, Isaiah Dunn (1822-1879) — also known as Isaiah D. Clawson — of Salem County, N.J. Born in Woodstown, Salem County, N.J., March 30, 1822. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1854; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1855-59. Died in Woodstown, Salem County, N.J., October 9, 1879 (age 57 years, 193 days). Interment at Woodstown Baptist Burial Ground, Woodstown, N.J.
  Relatives: Married, December 30, 1850, to Martha Wodnutt Shinn (1831-1917).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clawson, Israel R. — of Salem County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1824-25. Burial location unknown.
  Clawson, John T. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1975-84 (District 19-A 1975-80, District 19-B 1981-84). Still living as of 1984.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Clawson, L. F. — of Oil City, Caddo Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clawson, Lloyd See H. Lloyd Clawson
  Clawson, Mike — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 9th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


CLAXON (Soundex C425) — See also CLASON, CLAXTON, FAXON, LAXON, MAXON, PAXON, SAXON.

  Claxon, Roscoe — of Georgetown, Scott County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 74th District, 1936-37. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLAXTON (Soundex C423) — See also AXTON, BRAXTON, CLAXON, HAXTON, MAXTON, PAXTON, SAXTON, THAXTON.

  CLAXTON: See also Roy Claxton Acuff — Richard Claxton Gregory
  Claxton, B. A. — of Hartville, Wright County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Wright County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Claxton, E. C. — of Hartville, Wright County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Wright County Democratic Party, 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Claxton, Edith — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Claxton, Francis S. — of Virginia. U.S. Consul in Moscow, 1857-61. Burial location unknown.


CLAY (Soundex C400) — See also ACLY, BARCLAY, CLAAY, CLARY, CLAYBORN, CLAYCOMB, CLAYE, CLAYMAN, CLAYMON, CLAYMORE, CLAYOLA, CLAYPOLE, CLAYPOOL, CLAYSON, CLAYTEE, CLAYTON, CLAYTOR, CLAYWELL, CLOY, KLAU, KLAY, LACY, MACLAY, MCCLAY, MCLAY, SLAY.

  CLAY: See also Alfred Cumming — Henry Clay Howard — William L. Lyons — John Gordon Mein — Melville P. Milliken — Robert C. Word Ramspeck — Samuel Starkweather — James William Zevely
  Clay, Adam — of Montgomery County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Montgomery County, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Mrs. Alexander S. See Frances Clay
  Clay, Alexander Stephens (1853-1910) — also known as Alexander S. Clay — of Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Born near Powder Springs, Cobb County, Ga., September 25, 1853. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1884-87, 1889-90; member of Georgia state senate, 1892-94; U.S. Senator from Georgia, 1897-1910; died in office 1910. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., November 13, 1910 (age 57 years, 49 days). Interment at Marietta City Cemetery, Marietta, Ga.
  Presumably named for: Alexander H. Stephens
  Relatives: Son of William J. Clay (1829-1911) and Edna Ann Elizabeth (Peak) Clay (1829-1914); married, November 25, 1880, to Sara Frances White (1861-1940).
  The World War II Liberty ship SS Alexander S. Clay (built 1944, scrapped 1970) was named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, Ann Curtis — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del. Postmaster at New Castle, Del., 1776-80. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Armistead — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Bill See William Lacy Clay, Sr.
  Clay, Brutus Junius (1808-1878) — of Kentucky. Born in Richmond, Madison County, Ky., July 1, 1808. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1840, 1860; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 7th District, 1863-65. Died near Paris, Bourbon County, Ky., October 11, 1878 (age 70 years, 102 days). Interment at Auvergne Cemetery, Paris, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Green Clay; brother of Cassius Marcellus Clay; nephew of Matthew Clay (1754-1815); uncle of Brutus Junius Clay; first cousin of Matthew Clay (1795?-1827); second cousin of Henry Clay (1777-1852) and Porter Clay; second cousin once removed of Thomas Hart Clay and James Brown Clay; second cousin twice removed of Henry Clay (1849-1884); third cousin of Clement Comer Clay; third cousin once removed of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political families: Williams family of North Carolina; Clay family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, Brutus Junius (1847-1932) — also known as Brutus J. Clay — of Richmond, Madison County, Ky. Born in Madison County, Ky., February 20, 1847. Republican. Grocer; cotton planter; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1904; U.S. Minister to Switzerland, 1905-10. Presbyterian. Died June 2, 1932 (age 85 years, 103 days). Interment at Richmond Cemetery, Richmond, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Cassius Marcellus Clay and Mary Jane (Warfield) Clay; married, February 20, 1872, to Pattie Amelia Field; married, January 15, 1895, to Lalla R. Fish Marsteller; nephew of Brutus Junius Clay; grandson of Green Clay; grandnephew of Matthew Clay (1754-1815); first cousin once removed of Matthew Clay (1795?-1827); second cousin once removed of Henry Clay (1777-1852) and Porter Clay; third cousin of Thomas Hart Clay and James Brown Clay; third cousin once removed of Clement Comer Clay and Henry Clay (1849-1884); fourth cousin of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political families: Williams family of North Carolina; Clay family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, C. H. — of Bancroft, Kingsbury County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 23rd District, 1923-26. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Calder — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Georgia 3rd District, 2002, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Clay, Caleb — of Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Kingston, N.Y., 1861-69. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Cassius M. — Delegate to Kentucky state constitutional convention, 1890-91. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Cassius M. Clay (1895-1959).
  Clay, Cassius M. (1895-1959) — of Paris, Bourbon County, Ky. Born in Bourbon County, Ky., March 2, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; farmer; general solicitor, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, 1941-45; member of Kentucky state house of representatives 67th District, 1954-55; member of Kentucky state senate 28th District, 1958-59; died in office 1959. Christian. Member, American Legion; Farm Bureau; Phi Beta Kappa; Beta Theta Pi; Phi Delta Phi. Died November 26, 1959 (age 64 years, 269 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Cassius M. Clay (1850?-?) and Mary Blythe (Harris) Clay; married, July 30, 1935, to Miriam Blossom Berle.
Cassius M. Clay Clay, Cassius Marcellus (1810-1903) — also known as Cassius M. Clay; "The Lion of White Hall" — of Madison County, Ky. Born in Madison County, Ky., October 19, 1810. Probably the best-known Southern emancipationist; freed his own slaves in 1844 and edited the only Southern antislavery newspaper in 1845-47; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1835-37, 1840; delegate to Whig National Convention from Kentucky, 1839 (speaker); shot point-blank during a speech in 1843, he used a Bowie knife to cut off the attacker's ear and nose and cut out one eye; tried for mayhem and found not guilty; served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1860; U.S. Minister to Russia, 1861-62, 1863-69; general in the Union Army during the Civil War. Died, of kidney failure, in Madison County, Ky., July 22, 1903 (age 92 years, 276 days). Interment at Richmond Cemetery, Richmond, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Green Clay and Sally (Lewis) Clay (1776-1867); brother of Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878); married to Mary Jane Warfield; father of Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932) and Laura Clay; nephew of Matthew Clay (1754-1815); uncle of William Cassius Goodloe (1841-1889); first cousin of Matthew Clay (1795?-1827); second cousin of Henry Clay (1777-1852) and Porter Clay; second cousin once removed of Thomas Hart Clay, Henry Clay, Jr. and James Brown Clay; second cousin twice removed of Henry Clay (1849-1884); second cousin thrice removed of Oliver Carroll Clay; second cousin four times removed of Archer Woodford; third cousin of Clement Comer Clay; third cousin once removed of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political families: Clay family of Kentucky; Wilson-Dunn-Goodloe family of Indiana (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Other politicians named for him: Cassius M. C. TwitchellCassius C. PillsburyCassius C. Dowell
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: The South in the Building of the Nation (1909)
  Clay, Charles — of Bedford County, Va. Delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Bedford County, 1788. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Charles Commander — of Georgia. Republican. Presidential Elector for Georgia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Clay, Charles G. — of Coxsackie, Greene County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 39th District, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Clay, Clement Claiborne, Jr. (1816-1882) — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Born in Huntsville, Madison County, Ala., December 13, 1816. Democrat. Member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1842; state court judge in Alabama, 1846; U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1853-61; Senator from Alabama in the Confederate Congress, 1862-64. Suspected of conspiring with other Confederates to assassinate President Abraham Lincoln, he was imprisoned for nearly a year after the war. Died near Gurley, Madison County, Ala., January 3, 1882 (age 65 years, 21 days). Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Clement Comer Clay; married, February 1, 1843, to Virginia Caroline Tunstall (1825-1915; who later married David Clopton (1820-1892)); second cousin twice removed of Matthew Clay (1754-1815) and Green Clay; third cousin once removed of Henry Clay (1777-1852), Porter Clay, Matthew Clay (1795?-1827), Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay; fourth cousin of Thomas Hart Clay, James Brown Clay and Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); fourth cousin once removed of Henry Clay (1849-1884).
  Political families: Clay family of Kentucky; Ligon-Clay-Clopton family of Montgomery and Tuskegee, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on Confederate States $1 notes in 1862-64.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Clay, Clement Comer (1789-1866) — also known as Clement C. Clay — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Born in Halifax County, Va., December 17, 1789. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member Alabama territorial council, 1817-18; state court judge in Alabama, 1819-23; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1827-28; U.S. Representative from Alabama 1st District, 1829-35; Governor of Alabama, 1835-37; U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1837-41; associate justice of Alabama state supreme court, 1843. Fought a duel in 1823 with Dr. Waddy Tate. Died in Huntsville, Madison County, Ala., September 7, 1866 (age 76 years, 264 days). Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Ala.
  Relatives: Father of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr. (1816-1882); second cousin once removed of Matthew Clay (1754-1815) and Green Clay; third cousin of Henry Clay (1777-1852), Porter Clay, Matthew Clay (1795?-1827), Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay; third cousin once removed of Thomas Hart Clay, James Brown Clay and Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); third cousin twice removed of Henry Clay (1849-1884).
  Political families: Clay family of Kentucky; Ligon-Clay-Clopton family of Montgomery and Tuskegee, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  The Clement C. Clay Bridge (built 1931; second span built 1965; first span replaced 2006), which carries U.S. 231 over the Tennessee River, between Madison and Morgan counties, Alabama, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Clay, Earl M. — of Milwaukie, Clackamas County, Ore. Mayor of Milwaukie, Ore., 1959-63. Still living as of 1963.
  Clay, Eric L. (b. 1948) — Born in Durham, Durham County, N.C., 1948. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, 1997-. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Clay, Eustice H., Sr. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Clay, Fannie See Frances Clay
  Clay, Fifi Taft — of Covington, Kenton County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 4th District, 1974; candidate in primary for Kentucky state senate 23rd District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Clay, Frances (1861-1940) — also known as Fannie Clay; Sara Frances White; Mrs. Alexander S. Clay — of Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Born in Lithia Springs, Douglas County, Ga., July, 1861. Democrat. Postmaster at Marietta, Ga., 1914-35. Female. Died in Marietta, Cobb County, Ga., December 19, 1940 (age 79 years, 0 days). Interment at Marietta City Cemetery, Marietta, Ga.
  Relatives: Married, November 25, 1880, to Alexander Stephens Clay (1853-1910).
  Epitaph: "The path of sorrow, and that path alone / Leads to the land where sorrow is unknown."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, George B. — of Kentucky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, George de M. — U.S. Consular Agent in Pau, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, George E. (b. 1912) — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in 1912. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1956; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, George H. — of Tuskegee, Macon County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Clay, George R. — of Neosho, Newton County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Newton County Democratic Party, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, George S. (1903-1975) — of Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Born June 20, 1903. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 11th District, 1936-39. Died September 25, 1975 (age 72 years, 97 days). Interment at Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of James E. Clay and Lillian (Stoner) Clay.
  Clay, George W. — of Malta, Phillips County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Gordon M. — of Plymouth, Grafton County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Plymouth, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Green (1757-1826) — Born in Powhatan County, Va., August 14, 1757. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; surveyor; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1788-89; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1793-94; member of Kentucky state senate, 1795-98, 1807; delegate to Kentucky state constitutional convention, 1799; general in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812. Member, Freemasons. Died in White Hall, Madison County, Ky., October 31, 1826 (age 69 years, 78 days). Interment at White Hall Family Cemetery, Richmond, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Clay (1716-1789) and Martha 'Patsy' (Green) Clay (1719-1793); brother of Matthew Clay (1754-1815); married, March 14, 1795, to Sally Lewis (1776-1867); father of Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay; uncle of Matthew Clay (1795?-1827); grandfather of Green Clay Smith and Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); granduncle of Thomas Clay McCreery; first cousin once removed of Henry Clay (1777-1852) and Porter Clay; first cousin twice removed of Thomas Hart Clay, Henry Clay, Jr. and James Brown Clay; first cousin thrice removed of Henry Clay (1849-1884); first cousin four times removed of Oliver Carroll Clay; first cousin five times removed of Archer Woodford; second cousin once removed of Clement Comer Clay; second cousin twice removed of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Clay County, Ky. is named for him.
  Clay, Green — of Audrain County, Mo. Member of Missouri state senate 11th District, 1889-92; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Grifynn Marley — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Washington, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Clay, Harry See Henry Clay
Henry Clay Clay, Henry (1777-1852) — also known as "The Sage of Ashland"; "The Great Compromiser" — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born in Hanover County, Va., April 12, 1777. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1803; U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1806-07, 1810-11, 1831-42, 1849-52; died in office 1852; U.S. Representative from Kentucky, 1811-14, 1815-21, 1823-25 (5th District 1811-13, at-large 1813-14, 2nd District 1815-21, 3rd District 1823-25); Speaker of the U.S. House, 1811-14, 1815-20, 1823-25; candidate for President of the United States, 1824, 1832 (National Republican), 1844 (Whig); U.S. Secretary of State, 1825-29; candidate for Whig nomination for President, 1839. Member, Freemasons. In 1809, he fought a duel with Humphrey Marshall, in which both men were wounded. Elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in 1900. Died in Washington, D.C., June 29, 1852 (age 75 years, 78 days). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of John Clay and Elizabeth (Hudson) Clay (1750-1829); brother of Porter Clay; married, April 11, 1799, to Lucretia (Hart) Erwin (1781-1864); father of Thomas Hart Clay, Henry Clay, Jr. and James Brown Clay; grandfather of Henry Clay; granduncle of Ellen Hart Ross (who married James Reily (1811-1863)); first cousin once removed of Matthew Clay (1754-1815) and Green Clay; second cousin of Matthew Clay (1795?-1827), Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay; second cousin once removed of Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); second cousin thrice removed of Oliver Carroll Clay; second cousin four times removed of Archer Woodford; third cousin of Clement Comer Clay; third cousin once removed of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Clay counties in Ala., Fla., Ga., Ill., Ind., Kan., Minn., Miss., Mo., Neb., N.C., S.Dak., Tenn., Tex. and W.Va. are named for him.
  Mount Clay (also called Mount Reagan), in the White Mountains, Coos County, New Hampshire, is named for him.
  Other politicians named for him: Henry Clay LongneckerHenry Clay DeanH. Clay DickinsonHenry C. BrockmeyerH. Clay CockerillHenry Clay EwingHenry Clay CaldwellHenry Clay HallHenry Clay GoodingHenry Clay NaillHenry C. MyersHenry C. ColeH. Clay HarrisHenry C. MinerHenry C. WarmothHenry Clay ClevelandH. Clay EvansHenry C. PayneHenry C. BatesH. Clay FosterHenry C. McCormickHenry C. IdeHenry Clay WilliamsHenry C. SimmsHenry Clay FergusonHenry C. GloverH. Clay ParkHenry C. HansbroughHenry C. SnodgrassH. Clay MaydwellHenry C. GleasonHenry C. LoudenslagerH. Clay Van VoorhisHenry C. ClippingerH. Clay CrawfordH. Clay BascomH. Clay MichieH. Clay ChisolmH. Clay HowardHenry C. HallHenry Clay McDowellH. Clay JonesH. Clay DayHenry Clay HinesH. Clay HeatherHenry Clay MeachamHenry Clay CallowayH. Clay SuterH. Clay WarthHenry Clay ElwoodH. Clay KennedyH. Clay DavisH. Clay NeedhamHenry Clay EthertonH. Clay MaceH. Clay ArmstrongH. Clay BaldwinH. Clay HaynesH. Clay BurkholderMrs. H. Clay KauffmanH. Clay BentleyHenry C. GreenbergH. Clay Gardenhire, Jr.Henry Clay CoxH. Clay Myers, Jr.H. Clay Johnson
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on some U.S. currency issued in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about Henry Clay: Robert Vincent Remini, Henry Clay: Statesman for the Union (Henry Clay: Statesman for the Union) — Maurice G. Baxter, Henry Clay the Lawyer — Richard B. Cheney & Lynne V. Cheney, Kings Of The Hill : How Nine Powerful Men Changed The Course of American History — Merrill D. Peterson, The Great Triumvirate: Webster, Clay, and Calhoun — Scott Farris, Almost President: The Men Who Lost the Race but Changed the Nation — David S. Heidler & Jeanne T. Heidler, Henry Clay: The Essential American — Fergus M. Bordewich, America's Great Debate: Henry Clay, Stephen A. Douglas, and the Compromise That Preserved the Union
  Image source: James Smith Noel Collection, Louisiana State University in Shreveport
  Clay, Henry, Jr. (1811-1847) — of Kentucky. Born in Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., April 10, 1811. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1835-37; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War. Episcopalian. Killed in action at the Battle of Buena Vista, Buena Vista, Coahuila, February 23, 1847 (age 35 years, 319 days). Interment at Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Clay (1777-1852) and Lucretia (Hart) Clay (1781-1864); brother of Thomas Hart Clay and James Brown Clay; married 1832 to Julia Prather (1814-1840); nephew of Porter Clay; uncle of Henry Clay (1849-1884); first cousin twice removed of Matthew Clay and Green Clay; second cousin once removed of Cassius Marcellus Clay; third cousin twice removed of Oliver Carroll Clay; third cousin thrice removed of Archer Woodford (1899-1955).
  Political families: Clay family of Kentucky; Washington family; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Clay County, Iowa is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, Henry — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Henry (1849-1884) — also known as Harry Clay — of Kentucky. Born in Lisbon, Portugal, November 17, 1849. Candidate for Kentucky state house of representatives, 1883. Died in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., September 22, 1884 (age 34 years, 310 days). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of James Brown Clay and Susanna Maria (Jacob) Clay (1823-1905); nephew of Thomas Hart Clay and Henry Clay, Jr.; grandson of Henry Clay; grandnephew of Porter Clay (1779-1850); first cousin thrice removed of Matthew Clay (1754-1815) and Green Clay; second cousin twice removed of Matthew Clay (1795?-1827), Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay; third cousin once removed of Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); third cousin twice removed of Clement Comer Clay; fourth cousin once removed of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr. and Oliver Carroll Clay.
  Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, Henry — of Pineville, Wyoming County, W.Va.; Saulsville, Wyoming County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Wyoming County Democratic Party, 1941-46, 1963. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Henry — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Independent candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Clay, Henry de B. — of Newport News, Va. Born in Ohio. Republican. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Herbert (d. 1923) — of Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Cobb County, 1923; died in office 1923. Died in 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, J. P. — Candidate for West Virginia state senate 7th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, James — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, James Brown (1817-1864) — of Kentucky. Born in Washington, D.C., November 9, 1817. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Portugal, 1849-50; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 8th District, 1857-59. Died of tuberculosis, in Montreal, Quebec, January 26, 1864 (age 46 years, 78 days). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Clay (1777-1852) and Lucretia (Hart) Clay (1781-1864); brother-in-law of Charles Donald Jacob; brother of Thomas Hart Clay and Henry Clay, Jr.; married, October 12, 1843, to Susanna Maria Jacob (1823-1905); father of Henry Clay (1849-1884); nephew of Porter Clay; first cousin twice removed of Matthew Clay (1754-1815) and Green Clay; second cousin once removed of Matthew Clay (1795?-1827), Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay; third cousin of Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); third cousin once removed of Clement Comer Clay; third cousin twice removed of Oliver Carroll Clay; third cousin thrice removed of Archer Woodford; fourth cousin of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, James Franklin (1840-1921) — also known as James F. Clay — of Kentucky. Born in Henderson, Henderson County, Ky., October 29, 1840. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state senate, 1870; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 2nd District, 1883-85. Died in Henderson, Henderson County, Ky., August 17, 1921 (age 80 years, 292 days). Interment at Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of James W. Clay and Margaret (Berry) Clay.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clay, James L. — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate for nomination for Governor of Kentucky, 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Jerry Clay, Sr. Clay, Jerry, Sr. (born c.1934) — of Atascadero, San Luis Obispo County, Calif. Born about 1934. Mayor of Atascadero, Calif., 2003. Still living as of 2012.
  Image source: New Times (San Obispo County), March 12, 2009
  Clay, Joe B. — of Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, John R. — of Louisiana. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, John Randolph (1808-1885) — also known as John R. Clay — of Pennsylvania. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 29, 1808. U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Russia, 1836-37; Peru, 1847-53; U.S. Minister to Peru, 1853-60. Died August 15, 1885 (age 76 years, 320 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Clay (1769-1811) and Mary (Ashmead) Clay (1782-1871).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Clay, John S. — Member of Missouri state senate 26th District, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Joseph (1741-1804) — of Georgia. Born in England, October 16, 1741. Delegate to Continental Congress from Georgia, 1778; Georgia state treasurer, 1782; federal judge, 1786. Died in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., November 15, 1804 (age 63 years, 30 days). Interment at Colonial Park Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.
  Relatives: Grandfather of William Henry Stiles (1808-1865).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clay, Joseph (1769-1811) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., July 24, 1769. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 1st District, 1803-08. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 27, 1811 (age 42 years, 34 days). Interment at Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Ashmead (1782-1871).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, Lacy, Jr. See William Lacy Clay, Jr.
  Clay, Laura (b. 1849) — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born in Madison County, Ky., February 9, 1849. Democrat. President, Kentucky Equal Rights Association, advocating votes for women, 1899-1912; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1920; delegate to Kentucky convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Female. Episcopalian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Cassius Marcellus Clay (1810-1903) and Mary Jane (Warfield) Clay.
  Political families: Clay family of Kentucky; Wilson-Dunn-Goodloe family of Indiana (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Clay, Lyell B. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1952, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, M. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Mabel — of Beesley's Point, Cape May County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Mark R. — of Hotchkiss, Delta County, Colo. Republican. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Marshall Wayne — also known as Marshall W. Clay — of Fayetteville, Fayette County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 29th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Clay, Mary L. — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Democrat. Postmaster at Huntsville, Ala., 1887-89. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Matthew (1754-1815) — of Halifax, Halifax County, Va. Born in Halifax County, Va., March 25, 1754. Democrat. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1790-94; U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1797-1813, 1815 (at-large 1797-1807, 14th District 1807-13, 15th District 1815); died in office 1815. Died suddenly while making a speech at Halifax Court House, Halifax County, Va., May 27, 1815 (age 61 years, 63 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Pittsylvania County, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Clay (1716-1789) and Martha 'Patsy' (Green) Clay (1719-1793); brother of Green Clay; father of Matthew Clay; uncle of Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay; granduncle of Thomas Clay McCreery and Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); first cousin by marriage of John Williams and Lewis Williams; first cousin once removed of Henry Clay (1777-1852) and Porter Clay; first cousin twice removed of Thomas Hart Clay, Henry Clay, Jr. and James Brown Clay; first cousin thrice removed of Henry Clay (1849-1884); first cousin four times removed of Oliver Carroll Clay; first cousin five times removed of Archer Woodford; second cousin by marriage of Archibald Henderson, Leonard Henderson (1772-1833), Robert Overton Williams and Marmaduke Williams; second cousin once removed of Clement Comer Clay; second cousin twice removed of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political families: Williams family of North Carolina; Clay family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clay, Matthew (c.1795-1827) — of Alabama. Born about 1795. Member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1820-22; member of Alabama state senate, 1825-27; died in office 1827. Died, of pneumonia, February, 1827 (age about 32 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Matthew Clay; nephew of Green Clay; first cousin of Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay; first cousin once removed of Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); second cousin of Henry Clay (1777-1852) and Porter Clay; second cousin once removed of Thomas Hart Clay and James Brown Clay; second cousin twice removed of Henry Clay (1849-1884); third cousin of Clement Comer Clay; third cousin once removed of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Clay, Nestor — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1832 from District of Hidalgo, 1832; delegate to Texas Convention of 1833 from District of San Patricio, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Oliver Carroll (1849-1929) — also known as Oliver C. Clay — of Canton, Lewis County, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., May 27, 1849. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Lewis County, 1919-22. Died, from pneumonia, in Canton, Lewis County, Mo., March 5, 1929 (age 79 years, 282 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery, Canton, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Littleberry B. Clay (1820-1890) and Barbara (Davidson) Clay; married, June 25, 1877, to Charlotte Biggs (1856-1935); first cousin four times removed of Matthew Clay and Green Clay; second cousin thrice removed of Henry Clay (1777-1852), Porter Clay and Cassius Marcellus Clay; third cousin of Bainbridge Colby; third cousin once removed of Archer Woodford; third cousin twice removed of Thomas Hart Clay, Henry Clay, Jr. (1811-1847) and James Brown Clay; fourth cousin once removed of Henry Clay (1849-1884).
  Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, Porter (1779-1850) — of Kentucky. Born in Hanover County, Va., 1779. Minister; Kentucky auditor of public accounts, 1810. Died in Camden, Ouachita County, Ark., February 16, 1850 (age about 70 years). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Camden, Ark.
  Relatives: Son of John Clay (1741-1781) and Elizabeth (Hudson) Clay (1750-1829); brother of Henry Clay (1777-1852); married, April 11, 1804, to Sophia Grosch (died 1829); married to Elizabeth Logan (1784-1863); uncle of Thomas Hart Clay, Henry Clay, Jr. and James Brown Clay; granduncle of Henry Clay (1849-1884); first cousin once removed of Matthew Clay (1754-1815) and Green Clay; second cousin of Matthew Clay (1795?-1827), Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay (1810-1903); second cousin once removed of Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); second cousin thrice removed of Oliver Carroll Clay; second cousin four times removed of Archer Woodford; third cousin of Clement Comer Clay; third cousin once removed of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political families: Clay family of Kentucky; Wilson-Dunn-Goodloe family of Indiana (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Clay, Rhodes — of Audrain County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Ricky L. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 12th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Clay, Rudolph M. (1935-2013) — also known as Rudy Clay — of Gary, Lake County, Ind. Born in Courtland, Lawrence County, Ala., July 16, 1935. Democrat. Insurance agent; member of Indiana state senate 3rd District, 1972-76; Lake County Recorder, 1984; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2004, 2008; chair of Lake County Democratic Party, 2005-09; mayor of Gary, Ind., 2006-11; defeated in primary, 2011. African ancestry. Survived an assassination attempt in 1986. Died in Gary, Lake County, Ind., June 4, 2013 (age 77 years, 323 days). Interment at Ridgelawn Cemetery, Gary, Ind.
  Relatives: Married, November 30, 1957, to Christine Swan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, Rudy See Rudolph M. Clay
  Clay, Ryburn D. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1944 (speaker). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, S. E. — of Danville, Boyle County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, S. F. — of Lewisburg, Greenbrier County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Samuel — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate from Granville County, 1789-90. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Samuel D. — of Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at Gardiner, Maine, 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Stanley P. — of Jasper County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County 3rd District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Thomas Ewing (b. 1893) — of Lupus, Moniteau County, Mo. Born in Lupus, Moniteau County, Mo., January 12, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Moniteau County, 1927-28. Member, American Legion; Izaak Walton League. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, Thomas Glenn — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Republican. Candidate in primary for mayor of Frederick, Md., 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Clay, Thomas Hart (1803-1871) — also known as Thomas H. Clay — of Kentucky. Born in Fayette County, Ky., September 22, 1803. Farmer; U.S. Minister to Nicaragua, 1863; Honduras, 1863. Died near Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., March 18, 1871 (age 67 years, 177 days). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Clay (1777-1852) and Lucretia (Hart) Clay (1781-1864); brother of Henry Clay, Jr. and James Brown Clay; married, October 5, 1837, to Maria Russell Mentelle (1806-1891); father of Lucretia Clay (1839-1860; who married William Campbell Preston Breckinridge); nephew of Porter Clay; uncle of Henry Clay (1849-1884); first cousin twice removed of Matthew Clay (1754-1815) and Green Clay; second cousin once removed of Matthew Clay (1795?-1827), Brutus Junius Clay (1808-1878) and Cassius Marcellus Clay; third cousin of Brutus Junius Clay (1847-1932); third cousin once removed of Clement Comer Clay; third cousin twice removed of Oliver Carroll Clay; third cousin thrice removed of Archer Woodford; fourth cousin of Clement Claiborne Clay, Jr..
  Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clay, Wiley T. — U.S. Consular Agent in São Luís, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, William H. (1863-1931) — of Everett, Snohomish County, Wash. Born in Willow, Jo Daviess County, Ill., April 23, 1863. Lawyer; mayor of Everett, Wash., 1914-16, 1920-24. Died in Everett, Snohomish County, Wash., April 21, 1931 (age 67 years, 363 days). Burial location unknown.
  Clay, William H. — of Hillsdale County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Hillsdale County, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Clay, William Lacy, Sr. (b. 1931) — also known as William L. Clay, Sr.; Bill Clay — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., April 30, 1931. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Missouri 1st District, 1969-2001; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996, 2000. Catholic. African ancestry. Member, NAACP; Freemasons. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Father of William Lacy Clay, Jr. (1956-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Clay, William Lacy, Jr. (b. 1956) — also known as Lacy Clay, Jr. — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., July 27, 1956. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1983-91; member of Missouri state senate, 1991-2001; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; U.S. Representative from Missouri 1st District, 2001-. Catholic. African ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of William Lacy Clay, Sr. (1931-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Clay, William Nathan (b. 1865) — also known as William N. Clay — of Barboursville, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Wayne County, W.Va., April 3, 1865. Democrat. Farmer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1917-18. Interment at Oaklawn Memorial Park, Barboursville, W.Va.
  Clay, William R. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 2nd District, 1946, 1948, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CLAYBAUGH (Soundex C412) — See also BAUGH, CLABAUGH, CLABBY, CLABO, CLAYBORN, CLAYBORNE, CLAYBOURN, CLAYBOURNE, CLAYBROOK, CLAYBURGH, HAYBALL, KLEBBA, MAYBANK, SLAYBACK, SLAYBAUGH, TRAYBAND.

  Claybaugh, L. T. — of Donora, Washington County, Pa. Postmaster at Donora, Pa., 1901. Burial location unknown.


CLAYBORN (Soundex C416) — See also BORN, CLAIBORN, CLAIBORNE, CLAIBOURNE, CLAY, CLAYBAUGH, CLAYBORNE, CLAYBOURN, CLAYBOURNE, CLAYBROOK, CLAYBURGH, LAYBOD, LAYBOURN, MAYBORN, NYBORG, RAYBORN.

  Clayborn, J. H. See John Henry Clayborn
  Clayborn, John Henry (1881-1954) — also known as J. H. Clayborn — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born in Arkadelphia, Clark County, Ark., December 2, 1881. Republican. Pastor; bishop; offered prayer, Republican National Convention, 1952. African Methodist Episcopal. African ancestry. Died in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., June, 1954 (age 72 years, 0 days). Interment at Haven of Rest Cemetery, Little Rock, Ark.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


CLAYBORNE (Soundex C416) — See also BORNE, CLAIBORN, CLAIBORNE, CLAIBOURNE, CLAYBAUGH, CLAYBORN, CLAYBOURN, CLAYBOURNE, CLAYBROOK, CLAYBURGH, LAYBOD, LAYBOURN, MAYBORN, NYBORG, RAYBORN.

  CLAYBORNE: See also William Clayborne Tarkington
  Clayborne, James — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


CLAYBOURN (Soundex C416) — See also BOURN, CLAIBORN, CLAIBORNE, CLAIBOURNE, CLAYBAUGH, CLAYBORN, CLAYBORNE, CLAYBOURNE, CLAYBROOK, CLAYBURGH, LAYBOD, LAYBOURN, RAYBOULD, RAYBOURNE, SEYBOURN.

  Claybourn, Allyson — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2020. Female. Still living as of 2020.


CLAYBOURNE (Soundex C416) — See also BOURNE, CLAIBORN, CLAIBORNE, CLAIBOURNE, CLAYBAUGH, CLAYBORN, CLAYBORNE, CLAYBOURN, CLAYBROOK, CLAYBURGH, LAYBOD, LAYBOURN, RAYBOULD, RAYBOURNE, SEYBOURN.

  CLAYBOURNE: See also J. Claybourne Bush


CLAYBROOK (Soundex C416) — See also BRAYBROOKS, BROOK, CLAYBAUGH, CLAYBORN, CLAYBORNE, CLAYBOURN, CLAYBOURNE, CLAYBURGH, COLEBROOK, LYBROOK, MAYBRY, WAYBRIGHT.

  CLAYBROOK: See also Robert Murphy Mayo
  Claybrook, C. E. — of Adair County, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Adair County, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Claybrook, G. W. — of Wewoka, Seminole County, Okla. Mayor of Wewoka, Okla., 1967. Still living as of 1967.


CLAYBURGH (Soundex C416) — See also BURGH, CLAYBAUGH, CLAYBORN, CLAYBORNE, CLAYBOURN, CLAYBOURNE, CLAYBROOK, KLEBERG, KLEBURG, LAYBURN, MAYBURY, RAYBUCK, RAYBURN.

  Clayburgh, Ben — of Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1972; candidate for U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Clayburgh, Bev See Beverly Clayburgh
  Clayburgh, Beverly — also known as Bev Clayburgh — of Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 2004, 2008 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Clayburgh, Rick — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Dakota at-large, 2002. Still living as of 2002.


CLAYCOMB (Soundex C425) — See also AYCOCK, CHALLACOMBE, CLAY, COMB, COULCOMBE, HAYCOCK, HAYCOX, JAYCOX, LAYCHAK, LAYCOCK, MAYCOCK, WITHYCOMBE.

  Claycomb, Roscoe — of Jasper County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County 3rd District, 1933-34. Burial location unknown.
  Claycomb, Stephen Hugh (1847-1930) — also known as Stephen H. Claycomb — of Jasper County, Mo. Born in Missouri, August 11, 1847. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County Western District, 1885-86; member of Missouri state senate 28th District, 1887-88; Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1889-93. Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage and pneumonia, in Joplin, Jasper County, Mo., June 6, 1930 (age 82 years, 299 days). Interment at Ozark Memorial Park, Joplin, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of George W. Claycomb and Elizabeth Claycomb.


CLAYE (Soundex C400) — See also BERLLAYETTE, CALEY, CALLEY, CAYE, CLAAY, CLAGE, CLAY, KLAU, KLAY, LACEY, LAYER, PLAYER.

  CLAYE: See also Matt S. Anderson


CLAYMAN (Soundex C455) — See also CAMALYN, CLAY, CLAYMON, CLAYMORE, KLAYMAN, LAYMAN, LAYMANCE, MCANALLY, SLAYMAKER.

  CLAYMAN: See also Leon Sacks
  Clayman, Clara — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 1938. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Clayman, Joe — of Virginia. Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.


CLAYMON (Soundex C455) — See also CLAY, CLAYMAN, CLAYMORE, DAYMOND, DRAYMOND, HAYMOND, LAYMON, RAYMOND, SAINTRAYMOND, SAYMOND, WAYMON, WAYMOND.

  CLAYMON: See also Cecil Claymon Grimes, Jr.


CLAYMORE (Soundex C456) — See also CLAY, CLAYMAN, CLAYMON, CLEMMER, CLYMER, COLLYMORE, HAYMORE, KLEMER, KLEMMER, LAYMON, MORE, SEYMORE, TAYMOR, WYMORE.

  CLAYMORE: See also Cindy Claymore Watter


CLAYOLA (Soundex C440) — See also ALAYO, CLAY, CLELLA, CLEWLEY, CLULEY, LOYOLA, NOYOLA, PELAYO, YOLAND, YOLANDE.

  CLAYOLA: See also Clayola Brown


CLAYPOLE (Soundex C414) — See also ACHELPOHL, CLAY, CLAYPOOL, DRYPOLCHER, HYPOLITE, KILPELA, KLIPPELL, MAYPLE, MAYPOLE, POLE, SAYPOL, SYPOLT.

  Claypole, Eugene (b. 1938) — of Granville, Monongalia County, W.Va. Born in Monongalia County, W.Va., August 20, 1938. Coal miner; president, United Mine Workers Local 31; member of West Virginia state senate 14th District, 1991-94; member of West Virginia state house of delegates 44th District, 1997-. Methodist. Member, United Mine Workers; Moose. Still living as of 1997.
  Relatives: Son of James Claypole and Martha Claypole; married, December 21, 1959, to Leota Wilson.


CLAYPOOL (Soundex C414) — See also ACHELPOHL, CLAY, CLAYPOLE, HARPOOL, KILPELA, KLIPPELL, MAYPLE, MAYPOLE, POOL, POOLE, POOLER, POOLEY, POOLMAN, SAYPOL, SPOOLER, TEPOOL, VANDERPOOL, VANPOOL.

  CLAYPOOL: See also Denny B. Browning — Opal Claypool McGuire
  Claypool, Abraham — of Ross County, Ohio. Member of Ohio state senate, 1803-05, 1806-08 (Ross County 1803-04, Ross and Franklin counties 1804-05, 1806-07, Ross, Franklin and Highland counties 1807-08). Burial location unknown.
  Claypool, Benjamin Franklin (1825-1888) — of Connersville, Fayette County, Ind. Born in Connersville, Fayette County, Ind., December 12, 1825. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1856, 1868; member of Indiana state senate, 1861-63; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1864, 1868; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1874. Died in Connersville, Fayette County, Ind., December 11, 1888 (age 62 years, 365 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Connersville, Ind.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Relatives: Son of Newton Claypool (1795-1864) and Mary (Kerns) Claypool (1798-1866); father of Jefferson Helm Claypool.
  Political family: Claypool family of Connersville, Indiana.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Claypool, Garrett S. — of Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1924, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Claypool, H. C. — of Morris, Grundy County, Ill. Postmaster at Morris, Ill., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Claypool, Harold Kile (1886-1958) — also known as Harold K. Claypool — of Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio. Born in Bainbridge, Ross County, Ohio, June 2, 1886. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio 11th District, 1937-43. Presbyterian. Member, Elks; Eagles. Died in Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio, August 2, 1958 (age 72 years, 61 days). Interment at Grandview Cemetery, Chillicothe, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Horatio Clifford Claypool and Elizabeth L. (Kile) Claypool; married, May 1, 1909, to Frances C. Helfrich; cousin *** of John Barney Peterson (1850-1944).
  Political family: Claypool family of Chillicothe, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Claypool, Harry — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 21st District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Claypool, Horatio Clifford (1859-1921) — also known as Horatio C. Claypool — of Ohio. Born in McArthur, Vinton County, Ohio, February 9, 1859. Democrat. Probate judge in Ohio, 1905; U.S. Representative from Ohio 11th District, 1911-15, 1917-19. Died in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, January 19, 1921 (age 61 years, 345 days). Interment at Grandview Cemetery, Chillicothe, Ohio.
  Relatives: Father of Harold Kile Claypool (1886-1958); cousin *** of John Barney Peterson.
  Political family: Claypool family of Chillicothe, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Claypool, Jefferson Helm (1856-1919) — of Fayette County, Ind. Born in Connersville, Fayette County, Ind., August 15, 1856. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1889-91. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., January 22, 1919 (age 62 years, 160 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Franklin Claypool (1825-1888); married 1893 to Mary Buckner Ross (1867-1946); grandson of Newton Claypool and Jefferson Helm.
  Political family: Claypool family of Connersville, Indiana.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Claypool, Newton (1795-1864) — of Connersville, Fayette County, Ind. Born in Randolph County, Va. (now W.Va.), May 20, 1795. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1825-28, 1842-43, 1844-45; member of Indiana state senate, 1828-31, 1836-37. Died in Connersville, Fayette County, Ind., May 14, 1864 (age 68 years, 360 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Connersville, Ind.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Kerns (1798-1864); father of Benjamin Franklin Claypool (1825-1888); grandfather of Jefferson Helm Claypool.
  Political family: Claypool family of Connersville, Indiana.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Claypool, Solomon — U.S. Attorney for Indiana, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Claypool, Wesley — of Ross County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Ross County, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.


CLAYSON (Soundex C425) — See also AYSON, CLASON, CLASSON, CLAUSON, CLAWSON, CLAY, DEZAVALAYSAENZ, FINLAYSON, GRAYSON, LAYSON, MAYSON, NICOLAYSEN, PAYSON, RAYSON.

  CLAYSON: See also Clayson Wheeler Aldridge
  Clayson, Harold H. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Clayson, William — of Anchorage, Alaska. Mayor of Anchorage, Alaska, 1927-28. Burial location unknown.


CLAYTEE (Soundex C430) — See also BLAYTON, CATLEY, CLAY, CLAYTON, CLAYTOR, CLETA, CLOETTA, HAYTER, LAYTON, PLAYTER, SLAYTER, SLAYTON, WAYTE.

  CLAYTEE: See also Claytee O. Artz


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