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COUGHLIN (Soundex C245) — See also COLEEN, COLEN, COLIN, COLLENE, COLLIN, COOLEN, COUGHLAN, COWLIN, CULLEN, CULLENE, CULLIN, KULLEN, LAUGHLIN, LOUGHLIN, MACLAUGHLIN, MCGLAUGHLIN, MCLAUGHLIN, MCLOUGHLIN, OLAUGHLIN, OLOUGHLIN.

  COUGHLIN: See also Michael Coughlin Burns — James Augustine Donovan — James Coughlin Shannon
  Coughlin, Anna I. — of Norwood, Norfolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Arthur M. — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Middletown, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Beatrice — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Clarence Dennis (1883-1946) — also known as Clarence D. Coughlin — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Kingston, Luzerne County, Pa., July 27, 1883. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 11th District, 1921-23; defeated, 1922; common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania 11th District, 1925-29. Died in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa., December 15, 1946 (age 63 years, 141 days). Interment at Mt. Greenwood Cemetery, Trucksville, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of James M. Coughlin; uncle of Robert Lawrence Coughlin, Jr. (1929-2001).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Coughlin, Cornelius — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 1st District, 1894-97. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Daniel J. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Dennis — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Donald J. — of Stow, Summit County, Ohio. Mayor of Stow, Ohio, 1988-2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Coughlin, Edith — of Jenkintown, Montgomery County, Pa. Postmaster at Jenkintown, Pa., 1823-28. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Edward J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; civil engineer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1923-34; member of New York state senate 6th District, 1935-44. Catholic. Member, Elks; Knights of Columbus; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Elizabeth A. — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stamford, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Francis P. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 15th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, George M. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Grace — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Coughlin, Howard H. — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stamford, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, J. J. — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, James F., Jr. — of Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Coughlin, James M. — of North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Janet M. — of Quincy, Norfolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Coughlin, Jim — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Candidate for mayor of Orlando, Fla., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Coughlin, John B. (d. 1932) — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1932; elected Connecticut state house of representatives from Middletown 1932, but died before taking office. Died December 26, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, John D. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 20th District, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, John Dennis (b. 1918) — of North Dakota. Born in Scobey, Daniels County, Mont., February 5, 1918. Member of North Dakota state senate, 1967-. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks; Rotary; Farm Bureau. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, John E. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 18, 1931-34. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Coughlin, John F. — of Lebanon, New London County, Conn.; Norwich, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives, 1902 (Lebanon), 1906 (Norwich). Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, John J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1900, 1936; member of Illinois Democratic State Central Committee, 1919-25, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, John J. — of Shenandoah, Schuylkill County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Shenandoah, Pa., 1917-21. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, John P. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota at-large, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, John T. — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Mayor of Fall River, Mass., 1905-10. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, John W. (1861-1920) — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Born in Fall River, Bristol County, Mass., June 9, 1861. Democrat. Physician; mayor of Fall River, Mass., 1891-94; defeated, 1889; Massachusetts Democratic state chair, 1896; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1901; member of Massachusetts Democratic State Committee, 1901-20; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904, 1912 (speaker); member of Democratic National Committee from Massachusetts, 1912; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 15th District, 1912. Died December 3, 1920 (age 59 years, 177 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Coughlin and Abbie Coughlin.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Coughlin, Joseph P. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. First selectman of Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Lawrence See Robert Lawrence Coughlin, Jr.
  Coughlin, Mary C. — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1932 (alternate), 1936, 1940; member of Democratic National Committee from Connecticut, 1939-41. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Maurice J. (1902-1958) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., February 2, 1902. Democrat. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944. Catholic. Member, Moose; American Bar Association. Died in 1958 (age about 56 years). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Erie, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Coughlin and Mary (Murray) Coughlin; married 1943 to Frances Teft.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Coughlin, Patrick — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1888-89. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Patrick A. — of Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Mrs. R. J. — of Minot, Ward County, N.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1944 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, R. Lawrence See Robert Lawrence Coughlin, Jr.
  Coughlin, Richard P. — of Taunton, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Robert E. L. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Robert E. Lee
  Coughlin, Robert K. — of Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Coughlin, Robert Lawrence, Jr. (1929-2001) — also known as R. Lawrence Coughlin — of Villanova, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa., April 11, 1929. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean conflict; lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Montgomery County 1st District, 1965-67; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 13th District, 1969-93. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Jaycees; Military Order of the World Wars. Died in Mathews, Mathews County, Va., November 30, 2001 (age 72 years, 233 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Nephew of Clarence Dennis Coughlin (1883-1946).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Coughlin, Rose K. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1945. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Thomas — of Jenkintown, Montgomery County, Pa. Postmaster at Jenkintown, Pa., 1821-23. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Thomas — of Hancock, Houghton County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Hancock, Mich.; elected 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, Vincent S. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 4th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, W. — of Champaign, Champaign County, Ill. Mayor of Champaign, Ill., 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Coughlin, William J. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


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