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COURTNEY (Soundex C635) — See also BURTNELL, BURTNER, BURTNESS, BURTNETT, COURT, COURTNI, FORTNEY, HARTNEY, MACARTNEY, MCCARTNEY, MCCORTNEY, MECARTNEY, NERTNEY.

  COURTNEY: See also Edgar Lyman Adams — Joel Ferree Bedell, Jr. — Courtney Boone — Courtney Burton — Courtney Warren Campbell — Courtney C. Carr — Courtney R. Chandler — David Courtney Coates — Henry Workman Conner — James Conner — Courtney A. Crowder — Courtney Curtis — Courtney Dardis — Walter Courtney Franklin — Courtney Walker Hamlin — Courtney Hammond — J. Courtney Hixson — Charles Courtney Pinkney Holden — Howard Courtney Hughes — Courtney Hunt — Margaret C. Hurley — George Albert Jessel — Courtney McCracken — J. Courtney McGroarty — Courtney Nottage — Courtney Roberts — Courtney R. Ross-Tait — T. Courtney Tanner
  Courtney, Brad — of Whitefish Bay, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Courtney, Cal See J. Cal Courtney
  Courtney, Carl C. — of Alhambra, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Alhambra, Calif., 1961-70 (acting, 1961). Still living as of 1970.
  Courtney, Charles — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Charles Tyrone (b. 1952) — also known as Ty Courtney — of Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, S.C. Born in Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, S.C., January 4, 1952. Lawyer; municipal judge in South Carolina, 1981-82; member of South Carolina state senate, 1991-2000. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Jaycees; Lions. Tried and convicted in June 2000 on federal charges of bank fraud, mail fraud, and making false statements in a loan application. Still living as of 2000.
  Courtney, Chester — of Dermott, Chicot County, Ark. Republican. Chair of Chicot County Republican Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Courtney, David — Green. Candidate for Texas state senate 17th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Courtney, David H. — of Monongalia County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Monongalia County, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Deborah L. — of Jacksonville Beach, Duval County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Courtney, Edmund Walsh (1878-1955) — also known as Edmund W. Courtney — of Rocky Hill, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., July 10, 1878. Republican. First selectman of Rocky Hill, Connecticut, 1927; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Rocky Hill; defeated, 1934; elected 1936, 1948. Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., October 9, 1955 (age 77 years, 91 days). Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Enid — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Courtney, Henry A. — Candidate for Minnesota state senate 57th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Howard F. — of Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Grafton, W.Va., 1951-54 (acting, 1951-52). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, J. Cal — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Courtney, James C. — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1964 (alternate), 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Courtney, Joe See Joseph Courtney
  Courtney, John D., Jr. — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Courtney, Jonathan T. E. — of Sanford, York County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state senate 3rd District; elected 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Courtney, Joseph (b. 1953) — also known as Joe Courtney — of Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Born in West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., April 6, 1953. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1987-94; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 2000, 2004, 2008; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 2007-; defeated, 2002. Still living as of 2012.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Courtney, Joseph E. — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Kathleen See Kathleen Hochul
  Courtney, Lela — of Veteran, Goshen County, Wyo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, M. W. — of Marion, Linn County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Margaret See Margaret C. Hurley
  Courtney, Overton J. — of Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Ohio state house of representatives from Hamilton County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Phill See Phillip John Courtney
  Courtney, Phillip John — also known as Phill Courtney — of California. Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California, 1998 (43rd District), 2002 (44th District). Still living as of 2002.
  Courtney, R. J. — of Onida, Sully County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 52nd District, 1913-16. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Richard — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Courtney, Robert — of Monroe County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 2nd District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Robert H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 10th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Robert W. — of near Unadilla, Delaware County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Delaware County 1st District, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Roger — of Torrington, Goshen County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1976, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Courtney, Samuel E. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1896, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Samuel G. — of New York. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1866-69. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Thomas F. — of Illinois. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Illinois state senate 21st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Thomas J. — of Garden City, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Garden City, N.Y., 1915-28. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Thomas J. — of Indiana. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 7th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, Thomas James (1892-1971) — also known as Thomas J. Courtney — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., December 23, 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Illinois state senate 11th District, 1927-33; Cook County State's Attorney, 1932-45; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1936, 1944 (speaker); candidate in primary for mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1939; candidate for Governor of Illinois, 1944; circuit judge in Illinois, 1945-70. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Knights of Columbus. Died December 3, 1971 (age 78 years, 345 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of James R. Courtney and Catherine (Hussey) Courtney; married, July 19, 1917, to Kathryn Foley.
  Courtney, Ty See Charles Tyrone Courtney
  Courtney, W. J. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 3rd District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Courtney, W. Wirt See William Wirt Courtney
  Courtney, William — of Temple, Bell County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Courtney, William Harrison (b. 1946) — also known as William H. Courtney — of Virginia. Born in 1946. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Kazakhstan, 1992; Georgia, 1995-98. Still living as of 1998.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Courtney, William Wirt (1889-1961) — also known as W. Wirt Courtney — of Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn. Born in Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn., September 7, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; city judge in Tennessee, 1915-17; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Adjutant General of Tennessee, 1932; circuit judge in Tennessee, 1933-39; U.S. Representative from Tennessee, 1939-49 (6th District 1939-43, 7th District 1943-49). Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Sigma Chi. Died in Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn., April 6, 1961 (age 71 years, 211 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Franklin, Tenn.
  Presumably named for: William Wirt
  Relatives: Son of Wirt Courtney and Anne (Neely) Courtney; married 1919 to Currey Taylor.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Courtney, Wirt See William Wirt Courtney


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