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COFFINBERRY (Soundex C151) — See also COFFIA, COFFIELD, COFFIN, COFFINBURG, COFFING, FINBAR, FORTINBERRY, GOFFIN, MAGOFFIN, MCGOFFIN, WINBERRY, WOFFINGTON, WOLFINBARGER, ZOFFINGER.

  Coffinberry, Henry Darling (1841-1912) — also known as Henry D. Coffinberry — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Maumee, Lucas County, Ohio, October 14, 1841. Democrat. Served in the Union Navy during the Civil War; shipbuilder; Gold Democratic candidate for Ohio board of public works, 1897. Member, Loyal Legion; Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, January 17, 1912 (age 70 years, 95 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of James McClure Coffinberry and Anna Marie (Gleason) Coffinberry (1820-1897); married, April 17, 1875, to Harriet Duane Morgan (1852-1937; daughter of George Washington Morgan (1820-1893)); first cousin once removed of John Beach Coffinberry.
  Political family: Coffinberry-Morgan family of Cleveland, Ohio.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Coffinberry, James McClure (1818-1891) — also known as James M. Coffinberry — of Maumee, Lucas County, Ohio; Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio; Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, May 16, 1818. Democrat. Lawyer; Lucas County Prosecuting Attorney; newspaper editor and publisher; common pleas court judge in Ohio, 1861; chair of Cuyahoga County Democratic Party, 1861. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, November 29, 1891 (age 73 years, 197 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Coffinberry (1788-1858) and Mary 'Polly' (McClure) Coffinberry; married 1841 to Anna Marie Gleason (1820-1897); father of Henry Darling Coffinberry (1841-1912); first cousin of John Beach Coffinberry.
  Political family: Coffinberry-Morgan family of Cleveland, Ohio.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Coffinberry, John B. — of Larchmont, Westchester County, N.Y. Mayor of Larchmont, N.Y., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Coffinberry, John Beach (1847-1927) — also known as John B. Coffinberry — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio; Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, April 5, 1847. Mayor of Lorain, Ohio, 1896-98; mayor of Lakewood, Ohio, 1912-13. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, August 26, 1927 (age 80 years, 143 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Abram Coffinberry and Elizabeth (Beach) Coffinberry; married to Alice Bertha Shotter (1864-1944); first cousin of James McClure Coffinberry (1818-1891); first cousin once removed of Henry Darling Coffinberry.
  Political family: Coffinberry-Morgan family of Cleveland, Ohio.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


COFFINBURG (Soundex C151) — See also COFFIA, COFFIELD, COFFIN, COFFINBERRY, COFFING, EDINBURGH, FINBAR, GOFFIN, LINBURN, MAGOFFIN, MCGOFFIN, REINBURG, STEINBURG, SWINBURNE, VANSTEINBURGH, WEINBURG, WEINBURGH, WINBURN, WOFFINGTON, WOLFINBARGER, ZOFFINGER.

  Coffinburg, Salathiel C. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1860. Burial location unknown.


COFFING (Soundex C152) — See also COFF, COFFIA, COFFIELD, COFFIN, COFFINBERRY, COFFINBURG, GOFFIN, MAGOFFIN, MCGOFFIN, WOFFINGTON, ZOFFINGER.

  COFFING: See also Warren Worth Bailey
  Coffing, George — of Salisbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 17th District, 1861. Burial location unknown.


COFFLAND (Soundex C145) — See also COFF, DOFFLEMYER, FLANDERS, FLANDRAU, FLANDRO, HOFFLER, HOFLANDER, KOFFLER, LAND, LIFFLANDER, LOFFLAND, LOFLAND, OFFLEY, ROFFLER, TOFFLEMIRE.

  Coffland, James Edward — also known as James E. Coffland — of Richland County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Richland County; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Coffland, William N. — of Wisconsin. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 7th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.


COFFMAN (Soundex C155) — See also COFF, GROFFMAN, HOFFMAN, HOFFMANN, HOFFMAYER, HOFFMEISTER, KOFFMAN, KOFMAN.

  COFFMAN: See also Fred McLean Betz — John H. Bowling — John Harrison Bowling, Jr. — Mike C. Casey — Milton Henry Graham — Dowe Jefferson Lance — Howard Rodgers McVey — Green Berry Samuels — Walter E. Schrage
  Coffman, Andrew K. — of Hagerstown, Washington County, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Andrew L. — of Phoenixville, Chester County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Phoenixville, Pa., 1922-33. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, C. C. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. West Virginia Republican state chair, 1924-28. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Catharine See Catharine Gibson
  Coffman, Charles G. — of Harrison County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 12th District, 1909-12, 1923-26; President of the West Virginia State Senate, 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, H. B. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Harry L. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 5th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Hiram J. — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Coffman, Hugh — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Democrat. Postmaster at Cheyenne, Wyo., 1948-53 (acting, 1948-49). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, J. B. — of Russellville, Logan County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1896; postmaster at Russellville, Ky., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, J. F. — of Keo, Lonoke County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Coffman, J. T. — of Wellington, Sumner County, Kan. Postmaster at Wellington, Kan., 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, James M. — of Phelps County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Phelps County, 1901-04. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Jennifer B. (b. 1948) — Born in Union City, Obion County, Tenn., 1948. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 1993-2013; retired 2013; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky, 1993-2013; retired 2013. Female. Still living as of 2013.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Coffman, John D. — of Overland, St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Overland, Mo., 1944-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, John R. — of Scott County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Scott County, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Lot — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Kansas City, Mo., 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Michael Harold (b. 1955) — also known as Mike Coffman — of Aurora, Adams County, Colo. Born in Fort Leonard Wood, Pulaski County, Mo., March 19, 1955. Republican. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1989-94; member of Colorado state senate, 1994-98; Colorado state treasurer, 1999-2007; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2004; secretary of state of Colorado, 2007-08; U.S. Representative from Colorado 6th District, 2009-19. Methodist. Still living as of 2019.
  Relatives: Son of Harold Coffman and Dorothy Coffman.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  Coffman, Mike See Michael Harold Coffman
  Coffman, Milton — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, N. B. — of Chehalis, Lewis County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1900, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Patrick H. — of Minnith, Ste. Genevieve County, Mo. Democrat. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Ste. Genevieve County, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, R. S. — of Searcy, White County, Ark. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 2nd District, 1902; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Russ — Populist candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 1st District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, S. K. — of Central City, Muhlenberg County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, Samuel Agustus (b. 1824) — of Rockingham County, Va. Born in 1824. Delegate to Virginia secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Coffman, William F. — of California. Member of California state assembly 5th District, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.


COFFREN (Soundex C165) — See also COFF, COFFREY, COFFRIN, COFFROTH, COFRAN, COFRIN, CONFER, GEOFFREY, GIOFFRE, HEFFREN, KUPFRIAN, LOFFREDO, ZIFFREN.

  COFFREN: See also Fred Atwood — Lansdale Ghiselin Sasscer


COFFREY (Soundex C160) — See also CAFFREY, COFF, COFFEY, COFFREN, COFFRIN, COFFROTH, FREY, GEOFFREY, GIOFFRE, JEFFREY, JEFFREYS, LOFFREDO, MCAFFREY, MCCAFFREY.

  Coffrey, J. R. — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1876. Burial location unknown.


COFFRIN (Soundex C165) — See also COFF, COFFIN, COFFREN, COFFREY, COFFROTH, COFRAN, COFRIN, JOFFRION, KUPFRIAN, SCHIFFRIN, SOFFRIN, ZAFFRINI.

  Coffrin, Albert Wheeler (1919-1993) — Born in Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt., December 21, 1919. U.S. District Judge for Vermont, 1972-89; took senior status 1989. Died in Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt., January 13, 1993 (age 73 years, 23 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Coffrin, Morris D. (b. 1857) — of Groton, Caledonia County, Vt. Born in Groton, Caledonia County, Vt., November 2, 1857. Republican. Merchant; deputy sheriff; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Groton, 1910. Methodist. Burial location unknown.


COFFROTH (Soundex C163) — See also CAFFERTY, COFF, COFFREN, COFFREY, COFFRIN, DAFROTA, EFFRON, FROTHINGHAM, HEFFRON, ROTH, SHAFROTH, SOUFFRONT.

  COFFROTH: See also Frank Coffroth Dailey
  Coffroth, Alexander Hamilton (1828-1906) — also known as Alexander H. Coffroth — of Somerset, Somerset County, Pa. Born in Somerset, Somerset County, Pa., May 18, 1828. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1863-65, 1866-67, 1879-81 (16th District 1863-65, 1866-67, 17th District 1879-81); candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896, 1900. Died in Markleton, Somerset County, Pa., September 2, 1906 (age 78 years, 107 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Somerset, Pa.
  Presumably named for: Alexander Hamilton
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Coffroth, Jacob K. — of Somerset, Somerset County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Somerset, Pa., 1885-90. Burial location unknown.
  Coffroth, James W. — of Tuolumne County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 9th District, 1852-53. Burial location unknown.
  Coffroth, John R. — of Huntington, Huntington County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1860, 1880 (member, Resolutions Committee). Burial location unknown.


COFIELD (Soundex C143) — See also CAUFIELD, COFFIELD, CONFIELD, CORFIELD, FIELD, SCHOFIELD, SCOFIELD, SOFIE.

  Cofield, Gerry — Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Cofield, William E. — of Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


COFRAN (Soundex C165) — See also COFFREN, COFFRIN, COFRESI, COFRIN, CORAN, FRANCO, KUPFRIAN.

  Cofran, George P. — of Pembroke, Merrimack County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Pembroke, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cofran, Leroy (born c.1826) — of Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va. Born in New Hampshire, about 1826. Democrat. Lumber manufacturer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1876 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Cofran, Rosswell L. — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Democrat. Mayor of Topeka, Kan., 1885-87, 1889-93, 1913-15. Burial location unknown.


COFRESI (Soundex C162) — See also CALABRESI, CHAFFERS, COFRAN, COFRIN, CRESIMORE, CRESITELLO, PRESIDENT, TERESITA, TRESILLIAN, TRESINO.

  Cofresi, Miguel — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 4th District, 1956, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COFRIN (Soundex C165) — See also COFFREN, COFFRIN, COFRAN, COFRESI, DONOFRIO, FOFRICH, HOFRICHTER, KUPFRIAN, OFRIAS.

  Cofrin, John — of Green Bay, Brown County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


COGAN (Soundex C250) — See also COAN, COGAR, COGEN, COGGAN, COLGAN, COOGAN, CORGAN, COYAN, CROGAN, KOGAN, LOGAN, OGAN.

  COGAN: See also John James Bennett — Austin C. Brady — William J. Dwyer
  Cogan, Andrew — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Cogan, Brian Mark (b. 1954) — Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., 1954. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, 2006-. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Cogan, James A. — of Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County, N.Y. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Saratoga Springs, N.Y., 1961-62. Still living as of 1962.
  Cogan, James B. — of Huron, Beadle County, S.Dak. Postmaster at Huron, S.Dak., 1895-97. Burial location unknown.
  Cogan, Jeremy D. — of Chino Hills, San Bernardino County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Cogan, John T. — of Pierre, Hughes County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1924 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Cogan, Mary T. — of Lexington, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Cogan, Thomas J. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1912 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Cogan, William — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Portsmouth 3rd Ward; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COGAR (Soundex C260) — See also CAGGER, CARGO, CAUGER, COAR, COGAN, COGER, COGGER, CONGAR, COWGER, CRAGO, KIGER, KOGER.

  Cogar, J. S. — of Webster County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Webster County, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Cogar, Okey M. — of Camden-on-Gauley, Webster County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Webster County, 1925-26; defeated, 1928; member of West Virginia Republican State Executive Committee, 1937. Burial location unknown.
  Cogar, Terry — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Mayor of Weston, W.Va., 1999. Still living as of 1999.


COGBURN (Soundex C216) — See also BURN, COBURN, DANSINGBURG, EGBURT, GBUR, OGBURN, PANGBURN, ZOGBY.

  Cogburn, Ed — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Cogburn, Max Oliver, Jr. (b. 1951) — Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., 1951. U.S. District Judge for the Western District of North Carolina, 2011-. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile


COGDELL (Soundex C234) — See also BROGDEN, COGDILL, DELL, GOODCELL, LANGDELL, MAGDELEAN, OGDEN, ROGDE, TROGDEN.

  COGDELL: See also George Edmund Badger
  Cogdell, Alton — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cogdell, John S. — of South Carolina. U.S. Consul in Rome, 1806-23. Burial location unknown.


COGDILL (Soundex C234) — See also COGDELL, DILL, MAGDICH, MOGDIS, OGDIN, RIDGDILL.

  Cogdill, Dave — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


COGEN (Soundex C250) — See also COEN, COGAN, COGER, COGGIN, COPEN, GENCO.

  COGEN: See also Ellen Cogen Lipton


COGER (Soundex C260) — See also CAGGER, CAUGER, COER, COGAR, COGEN, COGGER, COKER, CONGER, COPER, COWGER, CREGO, GRECCO, GRECO, GROCE, KIGER, KOGER.

  Coger, Claude — of Sharp County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1912. Burial location unknown.


COGGAN (Soundex C250) — See also BOGGAN, COGAN, COGGIN, COOGAN, GOGGANS, HOGGARD, HOGGATT, KOGAN.

  Coggan, (need first name) — of Malden, Middlesex County, Mass. Independent candidate for mayor of Malden, Mass., 1893. Burial location unknown.


COGGELL (Soundex C240) — See also ANGGELIS, CAYGILL, COGGER, COGGESHALL, COGLE, COWGILL, EGGELLETION, FAGGELLA, GELL, KAGEL, KIGEL, KOEGEL, KOGEL, KUGEL, NIGGEL, SCEGGELL, WEGGELAND.

  Coggell, D. C. — of Granbury, Hood County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1916. Burial location unknown.


COGGER (Soundex C260) — See also BOGGERS, CAGGER, CAUGER, COGAR, COGER, COGGELL, COGGESHALL, COWGER, CREGO, GRECCO, GRECO, GROCE, JOGGERST, KIGER, KOGER, YOGGERST.

  Cogger, Albert B. — of Big Rapids, Mecosta County, Mich. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1904; circuit judge in Michigan 27th Circuit, 1911; appointed 1911. Burial location unknown.


COGGESHALL (Soundex C224) — See also BOGGES, BOGGESS, COGGELL, COGGER, DIGGES, GESHWILER.

  COGGESHALL: See also Benjamin Harris Anthony — Abraham Davenport — James Davenport
  Coggeshall, Daniel G. — of Bristol, Bristol County, R.I. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coggeshall, Henry J. — of Waterville, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1872; member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 2nd District, 1873; member of New York state senate, 1884-1900, 1905-06 (22nd District 1884-93, 23rd District 1894-95, 34th District 1896-1900, 1905-06). Burial location unknown.
  Coggeshall, John A. — of Montville, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Montville, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coggeshall, Morris — of Morristown, Morris County, N.J. Republican. Chair of Morris County Republican Party, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Coggeshall, Murray H. — of Morristown, Morris County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1924, 1928, 1932; chair of Morris County Republican Party, 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Coggeshall, Thomas, Jr. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Postmaster at New Bedford, Mass., 1852-53, 1876-87. Burial location unknown.
  Coggeshall, Thomas — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Republican. Postmaster at Newport, R.I., 1863-79. Burial location unknown.
  Coggeshall, W. H. — of Summit, Union County, N.J. Postmaster at Summit, N.J., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Coggeshall, William Turner (1824-1867) — also known as William T. Coggeshall — of Ohio. Born in 1824. U.S. Minister to Ecuador, 1866-67, died in office 1867. Died in Guapolo, Ecuador, August 3, 1867 (age about 43 years). Interment at Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Maria Carpenter (1826-1915); father of Emancipation Proclamation Coggeshall (1862-1913).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial


COGGIN (Soundex C250) — See also COGEN, COGGAN, COGGINS, GOGGIN, LOGGIN, SCOGGIN, SCOGGINS.

  COGGIN: See also Olivia Coggin Eudaly
  Coggin, Rodney M. — of Warsaw, Richmond County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1928, 1940. Burial location unknown.


COGGINS (Soundex C252) — See also COGGIN, GOGGINS, KIGGINS, SCOGGIN, SCOGGINS, SCROGGINS.

  Coggins, Frank V. — of Baltimore, Md. Dry candidate for delegate to Maryland convention to ratify 21st amendment 4th District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Coggins, George M. — of Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 2nd District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Coggins, Herbert L. — of California. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 6th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Coggins, Jyles J. — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Mayor of Raleigh, N.C., 1975-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Coggins, Kilby — of Maine. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 4th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Coggins, Lewis W. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Mayor of Phoenix, Ariz., 1906-09. Burial location unknown.
  Coggins, Paschal — of Sacramento County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 16th District, 1867-69, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Coggins, Paul E. — of Portales, Roosevelt County, N.M. Republican. Presidential Elector for New Mexico, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Coggins, Paul E. — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas, 1993-94. Still living as of 1994.
  Coggins, Regina Montoya — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 5th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Coggins, Richard — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1952; candidate for Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COGGS (Soundex C200) — See also BOGGS, COGGSWELL, SCROGGS, SOGGS.

  Coggs, Isaac N. (b. 1920) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Muskogee, Muskogee County, Okla., June 5, 1920. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; accountant; tavern keeper; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 6th District, 1953-64. African ancestry. Member, NAACP; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Amvets; Elks; Freemasons. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coggs, Spencer — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


COGGSWELL (Soundex C240) — See also BOGGS, COGGS, COGSWELL, GOGSWELL, SCROGGS, SOGGS.

  COGGSWELL: See also John Coggswell Conner
  Coggswell, Amos — of Owatonna, Steele County, Minn. Delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention 10th District, 1857; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 15, 1859-60; member of Minnesota state senate 12th District, 1872-75; postmaster at Owatonna, Minn., 1891. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Coggswell, John R. D. — U.S. Attorney for Wisconsin, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Coggswell, William H. — of Plainfield, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 13th District, 1860. Burial location unknown.


COGHILL (Soundex C240) — See also COGHLAN, COHILL, COXHILL, CRAIGHILL, HILL, STARGHILL, TOUGHILL, WHITTINGHILL.

  Coghill, Jack — of Alaska. Lieutenant Governor of Alaska, 1990-94; Alaskan Independence candidate for Governor of Alaska, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Coghill, John B. (b. 1925) — of Nenana, Yukon-Koyukuk census area, Alaska. Born in Alaska, 1925. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 4th District, 1953-54, 1957-58; delegate to Alaska state constitutional convention, 1955-56; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 1960 (alternate), 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Coghill, John B., Jr. — of North Pole, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska state house of representatives 32nd District, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Coghill, John M. — of Maine. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coghill, Kenneth Lassiter — also known as Kenneth L. Coghill — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1965-66; defeated, 1968, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Coghill, Robert A. — of New Glasgow, Amherst County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1860, 1876; member of Democratic National Committee from Virginia, 1880. Burial location unknown.


COGHLAN (Soundex C245) — See also CAUGHLAN, COGHILL, COUGHLAN, HIGHLAND, MCLAUGHLAN.

  Coghlan, Daniel — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County 1st District, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Coghlan, John M. — Justice of Utah territorial supreme court, 1876-80. Burial location unknown.
  Coghlan, John Maxwell (1835-1879) — also known as John M. Coghlan — of California. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., December 8, 1835. Republican. Member of California state assembly 18th District, 1865-67; U.S. Representative from California 3rd District, 1871-73; defeated, 1872; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California, 1876-78. Died in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., March 26, 1879 (age 43 years, 108 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Coghlan, T. J. — of Sumter County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1868; delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Sumter County, 1868. Burial location unknown.


COGLE (Soundex C240) — See also CAGLE, COGGELL, COGLEY, COLE, COYLE, MERCOGLIANO, OGLE.

  COGLE: See also Roy David Miller


COGLEY (Soundex C240) — See also BOGLEY, BROGLEY, COGLE, COLEY, COPLEY, COSLEY, COXLEY, KEGLEY, MERCOGLIANO.

  COGLEY: See also Donald Cogley Bruce
  Cogley, John — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COGSWELL (Soundex C240) — See also COGGSWELL, COSWELL, GOGSWELL, HEINY-COGSWELL.

  COGSWELL: See also Thomas Cogswell Bachelder — Cogswell Bentley — James Dixon — Libby Heiny-Cogswell — Daniel Howe Newton
  Cogswell, Amos — of Dover, Strafford County, N.H.; Canterbury, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate, 1817-20, 1838-40 (5th District 1817-20, 4th District 1838-40). Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, Charlotte P. — of Dover, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Cogswell, George — of Bedford, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, Glenn D. — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, Leander W. — of New Hampshire. New Hampshire state treasurer, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, Ledyard, Jr. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, Milton (1825-1882) — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Noblesville, Hamilton County, Ind., December 4, 1825. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Charleston, S.C., 1868. Died in Washington, D.C., November 20, 1882 (age 56 years, 351 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Cogswell, Parsons B. (c.1828-1895) — of Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Born about 1828. Newspaper publisher; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1872-73; mayor of Concord, N.H., 1893-94. Died October 28, 1895 (age about 67 years). Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, Pearson — of Gilmanton, Belknap County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 6th District, 1823-24. Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, Richard L. — of Ossipee, Carroll County, N.H. Candidate for New Hampshire state senate 3rd District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Cogswell, Sherman — of Washington, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Washington; elected 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, Thomas — of Gilmanton, Belknap County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1856-57; member of New Hampshire state senate 6th District, 1878-79; candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, William — of Washington, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Washington, 1823. Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, William (1838-1895) — of Salem, Essex County, Mass. Born in Bradford, Haverhill, Essex County, Mass., August 23, 1838. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Salem, Mass., 1867-69, 1873-74; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1870-71, 1881-83; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1885-86; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1887-95 (7th District 1887-93, 6th District 1893-95); died in office 1895; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1888. Died in Washington, D.C., May 22, 1895 (age 56 years, 272 days). Interment at Harmony Grove Cemetery, Salem, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cogswell, William B. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Cogswell, William H. — of Plainfield, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Plainfield, 1831. Burial location unknown.


COHALAN (Soundex C450) — See also ALAN, BOHALL, CAHALAN, CAHILLANE, CATHALAN, CHALANE, COHAN, COHELAN, COLAHAN, COOLAHAN, OHALEK, OHALLERAN, OHALLORAN, POHALSKI.

  Cohalan, Daniel Florence (1867-1946) — also known as Daniel F. Cohalan — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Middletown, Orange County, N.Y., December 21, 1867. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1908, 1932; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1911-23; appointed 1911. Irish ancestry. Member, Tammany Hall. Died November 12, 1946 (age 78 years, 326 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Timothy E. Cohalan (1835-1909) and Ellen (O'Leary) Cohalan (1842-1923); brother of John P. Cohalan (1873-1950) and Denis O'Leary Cohalan; married to Hana O'Leary (1872-1911); married 1915 to Margaret O'Leary (1887-1959).
  Political family: Cohalan family of Woodside and New York City, New York.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cohalan, Denis O'Leary (1883-1957) — also known as Denis O'L. Cohalan — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born October 8, 1883. Democrat. Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1941-53; defeated, 1933. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died April 10, 1957 (age 73 years, 184 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Timothy E. Cohalan (1835-1909) and Ellen (O'Leary) Cohalan (1842-1923); brother of Daniel Florence Cohalan and John P. Cohalan (1873-1950).
  Political family: Cohalan family of Woodside and New York City, New York.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
John P. Cohalan Cohalan, John P. (1873-1950) — of Bronx, New York County (now Bronx County), N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., March 17, 1873. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 35th District, 1906; member of New York state senate 22nd District, 1907-08; New York County Surrogate, 1909-22. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died March 19, 1950 (age 77 years, 2 days). Interment at St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Timothy E. Cohalan (1835-1909) and Ellen (O'Leary) Cohalan (1842-1923); brother of Daniel Florence Cohalan and Denis O'Leary Cohalan (1883-1957); married 1898 to Margaret Kiernan (1876-1964).
  Political family: Cohalan family of Woodside and New York City, New York.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: New York Red Book 1907
  Cohalan, Peter F. — of Bayport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1976; Suffolk County Executive, 1980-86; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Relatives: Father of Pierce F. Cohalan (1958?-).
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Cohalan, Pierce F. — of Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly 5th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Relatives: Son of Peter F. Cohalan (1932?-).
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail


COHAN (Soundex C500) — See also CAHAN, CAHOON, CHAN, CLOHAN, COAN, COHALAN, COHEN, COHN, COHON, COMAN, CONAN, COWAN, COYAN, NACHO, NOACH.

  COHAN: See also Doris Ling-Cohan
  Cohan, Erin — of Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Cohan, Michael G. — of Englewood, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Cohan, Timothy F. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 39th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.


COHEE (Soundex C000) — See also CAHO, CAUGHEY, CHEE, CHOE, COHELAN, COHEN, COHENOUR, COWEE, ECHO, GOHEEN, KAHOA, KEHO, KEHOE, KUHIO, VANVOOHEE.

  Cohee, Darwin D. — of Brawley, Imperial County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Cohee, Edgar M. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 6th California District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cohee, Fred B. (b. 1894) — of Frankfort, Clinton County, Ind. Born in Bringhurst, Carroll County, Ind., July 21, 1894. Republican. Grain dealer; chair of Clinton County Republican Party, 1942-44. Presbyterian. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Shriners; American Legion. Burial location unknown.


COHELAN (Soundex C450) — See also CAHALAN, CAHILLANE, COHALAN, COHEE, COHEN, COHENOUR, HELAND, HELANDER, PHELAN, PHELAND, WHELAN.

  Cohelan, Jeffery (1914-1999) — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Born in San Francisco, Calif., June 24, 1914. Democrat. Secretary-treasurer, Local 302, Milk Drivers and Dairy Employees union, 1942-58; U.S. Representative from California 7th District, 1959-71; defeated in primary, 1970; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960, 1964. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Moose; Eagles; Teamsters Union; Americans for Democratic Action. Died, of Parkinson's disease and cancer, in Washington, D.C., February 15, 1999 (age 84 years, 236 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier


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