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DAVIS-ANTHONY (Soundex D125) — See also ANTHONY, DAVIS.

  Davis-Anthony, Vernice (b. 1945) — of Farmington Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Born in 1945. Republican. Member of Wayne State University board of governors, 1995-; appointed 1995. Female. Still living as of 1998.


DAVIS-FAIRMAN (Soundex D121)

  Davis-Fairman, Antonio — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 7th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


DAVIS-NALL (Soundex D125) — See also DAVIS, NALL.

  Davis-Nall, Anna — of Providence, Webster County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


DAVISON (Soundex D125) — See also AVISON, CRAVISON, DAVI, DAVIDSON, DAVIS, DAVISS, DAVISSON, DEVISON, HARVISON, ISON, IVISON, LEVISON, TRIVISONE.

  DAVISON: See also Alex Davison Bailey — John Davison Bennett — Charles E. Clarke — Charles Begole Cumings — Stanley Morton Doyle — Simeon Davison Fess — Charles August Ficke — Daniel Eleazer Pomeroy — John Hathaway Reed — John Davison Rockefeller IV — John D. Rue — Charles W. Smithpeter — Martha Davison Torquato — Harry Clay Walker — Hugh Williamson
  Davison, A. G. — of Morgan County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Morgan County, 1938, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, A. L. — of Lesterville, Yankton County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 3rd District, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Archibald T. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Arwilla — of Laurel, Jones County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Davison, Asa Lee — of Allegany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Allegany County, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, C. W. — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Mayor of San Jose, Calif., 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Charles (b. 1858) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Lake County, Ill., January 13, 1858. Physician; medical school professor; University of Illinois trustee; elected 1904. Methodist. Member, American Medical Association; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Davison and Martha Maria (Whedon) Davison; married, October 20, 1887, to Mary Lavinia Kidd.
  Davison, Charles S. — of Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Elmira, N.Y., 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Chester D. — of Hennepin County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 5, 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Davison, David — of Des Plaines, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Des Plaines, Illinois, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, David A. — of Princeton, Gibson County, Ind. Republican. Mayor of Princeton, Ind., 1910-14. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Donna — of Austin, Travis County, Tex.; Lee County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008 (alternate), 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Davison, E. K. — of Fox Chapel, Allegheny County, Pa. Burgess of Fox Chapel, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Davison, Emmett C. — of Alexandria, Va. Mayor of Alexandria, Va., 1934-37. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Emmett R. — of Solvay, Onondaga County, N.Y. Postmaster at Solvay, N.Y., 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, F. Trubee See Frederick Trubee Davison
F. Trubee Davison Davison, Frederick Trubee (1896-1974) — also known as F. Trubee Davison — of Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 7, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Nassau County 2nd District, 1922-26; Assistant Secretary of War for Air, 1926-32; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1932; president, American Museum of Natural History, 1933-51; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; personnel director, Central Intelligence Agency, 1951-52. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Skull and Bones; American Legion. Died in Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., November 14, 1974 (age 78 years, 280 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Pomeroy Davison (1867-1922; banker, philanthropist) and Kate (Trubee) Davison (1871-1962); married, April 16, 1920, to Dorothy Peabody.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Time Magazine, August 24, 1925
  Davison, George — of Arnett, Ellis County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1932, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, George Mosby (1855-1912) — also known as George M. Davison — of Stanford, Lincoln County, Ky. Born in Stanford, Lincoln County, Ky., March 23, 1855. Republican. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state legislature, 1880; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 8th District, 1897-99; defeated, 1898. Died, from Bright's disease, in Stanford, Lincoln County, Ky., December 18, 1912 (age 57 years, 270 days). Interment at Buffalo Springs Cemetery, Stanford, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Edward M. Davison and Martha (Vaughn) Davison.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Davison, George Willets (b. 1872) — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., March 25, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; Queens County District Attorney, 1899; vice-president, Central Trust Co.; director, Brooklyn Rapid Transit Co., New York Municipal Railways Co., Third Avenue Railway Co., Hudson and Manhattan Railroad Co., American Eagle Fire Insurance Co. Methodist. Member, Alpha Delta Phi; Phi Delta Phi; Phi Beta Kappa. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert A. Davison and Emeline (Sealey) Davison; married, April 24, 1895, to Harriet R. Baldwin.
  Davison, Harold King (b. 1893) — also known as Harold K. Davison — of Woodsville, Haverhill, Grafton County, N.H. Born in Woodsville, Haverhill, Grafton County, N.H., April 12, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1921-28; Speaker of the New Hampshire State House of Representatives, 1927-28; member of New Hampshire state senate, 1929-30; member of New Hampshire Governor's Council 1st District, 1939-40; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1940; municipal judge in New Hampshire, 1940; New Hampshire Republican state chair, 1943-44. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Rotary; Grange. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis E. Davison and Anna (King) Davison; married, July 21, 1920, to Gladys M. Batchelder.
  Davison, Irene C. — of East Rockaway, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Isaac B. — of Monmouth County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Monmouth County, 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, James — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1812-15. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, James — Candidate for Iowa state senate 7th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, John — of Hastings, Barry County, Mich. Member of Michigan People's Party State Central Committee, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, John A. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, John D. — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, John R. — of Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa. Mayor of Centerville, Iowa, 1950-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, John S. (b. 1933) — of Maryland. Born in 1933. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Niger, 1993-96. Still living as of 1996.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Davison, Joseph T. — of Butler County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Butler County, 1895-96, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Kenneth — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 19th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Davison, Lewis E. — of Haverhill, Grafton County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Haverhill, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Mary — of La Grande, Union County, Ore. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Davison, Mathew — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Mayor of Flint, Mich., 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Maurice E. — of Camby, Marion County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Davison, Norman — of Oakland County, Mich. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 5th District, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, R. L. — of Stanford, Lincoln County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Renee Forgensi — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Davison, Samuel J. — of Alpena, Alpena County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Alpena, Mich., 1933-54 (acting, 1933-34). Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Sanford A. — of Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Septimus — of Brooklyn, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brooklyn, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Sid I. — of Howard, Miner County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1951-54 (17th District 1951-52, 15th District 1953-54). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Trubee See Frederick Trubee Davison
  Davison, W. Ward (born c.1905) — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in Kansas, about 1905. Republican. Appliance dealer; member of Washington state senate 32nd District, 1943-47. Burial location unknown.
  Davison, Ward See W. Ward Davison
  Davison, William (b. 1850) — of Danby Four Corners, Danby, Rutland County, Vt. Born in 1850. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Danby, 1910. Burial location unknown.


DAVISS (Soundex D120) — See also DAVES, DAVI, DAVIES, DAVIESS, DAVIS, DAVISON, DAVISSON, DEVISSCHER, DEVIZIO, DEVOS, DEVOSS, LEVISS, SERVISS, VISSCHER, VISSER.

  Daviss, Larkin — of Bel Air, Harford County, Md. Democrat. Postmaster at Bel Air, Md., 1841-42. Burial location unknown.


DAVISSON (Soundex D125) — See also DAVI, DAVIS, DAVISON, DAVISS, DEVISON, DEVISSCHER, LEVISS, SERVISS, VISSCHER, VISSER.

  DAVISSON: See also Walter A. Holden
  Davisson, Burton M. — of Lewis County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Lewis County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davisson, C. W. — of Atlanta, Macon County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Macon County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davisson, Clarendon — of Missouri. Born in Xenia, Greene County, Ohio. U.S. Consul in Bordeaux, 1861-66. Burial location unknown.
  Davisson, George W. — Member of Missouri state senate 31st District, 1885-88; Union Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Davisson, J. L. — of Daviess County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Daviess County, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Davisson, Late B. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Clarksburg, W.Va., 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davisson, Mary Hart (1900-1976) — also known as Mary Hart — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Born in Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va., March 15, 1900. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1941-45, 1949; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1948 (alternate), 1952, 1956, 1960 (alternate); member of Democratic National Committee from West Virginia, 1960-64. Female. Episcopalian. Died in November, 1976 (age 76 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Charles Matthew Hart and Bruce (Hyde) Hart; married 1926 to George I. Davisson.
  Davisson, Russell L. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1967-70; defeated, 1970, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Davisson, Samuel — of Morgan County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 12th District, 1881-84. Burial location unknown.
  Davisson, Samuel P. — of Harrison County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Harrison County, 1891-94; member of Missouri state senate 4th District, 1895-1902; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 3rd District, 1910. Burial location unknown.


DAVITT (Soundex D130) — See also DAVI, DAVIET, DEAVITT, DEVITT, MCDAVIT, MCDAVITT, VITT.

  DAVITT: See also Davitt M. Rooney


DAVLIN (Soundex D145) — See also DALVIN, DEVLIN, GAVLICK, GRAVLIN, HEAVLIN, PAVLICH, PAVLIK, PAVLINI.

  Davlin, Timothy J. — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Mayor of Springfield, Ill., 2007. Still living as of 2007.


DAVNIE (Soundex D150) — See also DAVIE, DEVNEW, GRAVNING, JEVNING, TRAVNIK, ZEVNIK.

  Davnie, Jim — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 2001-16 (District 62-A 2001-12, District 63-A 2013-16). Still living as of 2016.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


DAVOCK (Soundex D120) — See also CHARDAVOYNE, COLVOCORESSEO, DAVOLI, DAVOREN, DEVECCHIO, DIVECCHIO, MCGAVOCK, SAVOCCHIO, UDOVIC, VOCCOLA, VOCELKA.

  Davock, Harlow P. (b. 1848) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., March 11, 1848. Republican. Civil engineer; worked on many railroad and canal projects; lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.


DAVOLI (Soundex D140) — See also BENTIVOLIO, BUTTACAVOLI, CHARDAVOYNE, DAVELUY, DAVILA, DAVOCK, DAVOREN, DELLAVOLPE, DEVILLO, DEVOLITES, DIVELY, DIVILIO, DUVALI, FAVOLA, GRAVOLET, IVALDO, SAVOLA, STAVOLA, TAVOLACCI, VOLIE, YEVOLI.

  Davoli, Joseph — of Oneida County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 36th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DAVOREN (Soundex D165) — See also CHARDAVOYNE, DAVERN, DAVOCK, DAVOLI, DAVREN, DEVERIN, DEVERNE, DEVORE, DILAVORE, OREN, VERONDA, VORENBURG, VORES.

John F. X. Davoren Davoren, John Francis Xavier (1915-1997) — also known as John F. X. Davoren — of Milford, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Milford, Worcester County, Mass., July 27, 1915. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1955-66; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1965-66; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964; secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1967-74. Catholic. Member, Elks; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Knights of Columbus. Died in Dennis, Barnstable County, Mass., August 24, 1997 (age 82 years, 28 days). Interment at Massachusetts National Veterans Cemetery, Bourne, Mass.
  Presumably named for: Francis Xavier
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Public Officers of Massachusetts, 1969-70
  Davoren, William — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


DAVREN (Soundex D165) — See also DAVEN, DAVERN, DAVOREN, DAVRY, DEVERIN, DEVERNE, FAVRE, FAVREAU, HAVRE, HOVREN, LAVRETTA, SIEVREN, VANDER, VAVRECK, VAVREK, VAVRENCE, VENARD, VENNARD, VRENDI.

  Davren, James — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. United Democracy candidate for borough president of Queens, New York, 1897. Burial location unknown.


DAVRY (Soundex D160) — See also BEVRY, DARY, DAVREN, DAVY, MCGILLAVRY, VARDY.

  Davry, Horton — of Mechanicville, Saratoga County, N.Y. Postmaster at Mechanicville, N.Y., 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Davry, William G. — of Mechanicville, Saratoga County, N.Y. Postmaster at Mechanicville, N.Y., 1915-16. Burial location unknown.


DAVY (Soundex D100) — See also DAVE, DAVEE, DAVEY, DAVI, DAVIAU, DAVIE, DAVIO, DAVRY.

  DAVY: See also Davy Mayer
  Davy, Albert — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Kingston-on-Hull, 1827-42; Leeds, 1843-62. Burial location unknown.
  Davy, H. D. — of Miami County, Ohio. People's candidate for Ohio state house of representatives from Miami County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Davy, Henry H. — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County 1st District, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Davy, Herbert — U.S. Vice Consul in Newcastle-on-Tyne, 1858, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Davy, J. J. — of Renville County, Minn. Candidate for Minnesota state senate 23rd District, 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davy, John J. — of Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 48th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Davy, John Madison (1835-1909) — also known as John M. Davy — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Ottawa, Ontario, June 29, 1835. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Monroe County District Attorney, 1868-71; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1872-75; U.S. Representative from New York 30th District, 1875-77; defeated, 1876; Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1889-1903. Died in Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J., April 21, 1909 (age 73 years, 296 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Davy, Mrs. John W. — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Davy, Josiah — U.S. Vice Consul in Leeds, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Davy, Kady-Ann — of Fayetteville, Cumberland County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Davy, Ron — of Hull, Plymouth County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Davy, V. R. See Vernal Rosecranz Davy
  Davy, Vernal Rosecranz (1862-1959) — also known as V. R. Davy — of Evart, Osceola County, Mich. Born in Warren, Macomb County, Mich., August 17, 1862. Republican. Merchant; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1912. Died, of a cerebral embolism, April 19, 1959 (age 96 years, 245 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Evart, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Isaiah Josiah Davy (1822-1891) and Sophronia (Denison) Davy (1827-1920).
  Davy, William (d. 1827) — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Kingston-on-Hull, 1816-27, died in office 1827. Died in Kingston-on-Hull, England, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Davy, William H. — of Moorhead, Clay County, Minn. Postmaster at Moorhead, Minn., 1891; mayor of Moorhead, Minn., 1909-13. Burial location unknown.


DAW (Soundex D000) — See also DAE, DAIGH, DAM, DAO, DAU, DAY, DEW, DOW.

  Daw, Harry H. — of Grafton, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Burial location unknown.


DAWAHARE (Soundex D600) — See also DAWHARE, HADAWAY, HADDAWAY, HARDAWAY, HARE, HOLDAWAY, KAWAHATA, SIDAWAY, TREADAWAY.

  Dawahare, Hoover — of Whitesburg, Letcher County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate for Kentucky state house of representatives 91st District. Still living as of 1975.
  Dawahare, Jeanne — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


DAWBORN (Soundex D165) — See also BORN, BRANDOW, BROWAND, DEBIRNY, DEBRAANN, DEBRINE, DEBRUYN, DOBRIAN, JAWBONE, MEWBORN, MEWBORNE, NEWBORG, RAWBONE.

  Dawborn, Dunlop See H. Dunlop Dawborn
  Dawborn, H. Dunlop — of Waynesboro, Va. Delegate to Virginia limited constitutional convention 22nd District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DAWE (Soundex D000) — See also DAME, DAWES, DEWEY, DEWY, DOWE, DRAWE, DUWE, EDWY, PADAWER, WADE, WEAD, WEDDA, WEEDA.

  Dawe, Denias (b. 1859) — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Born in Careleon, Wales, October 31, 1859. Democrat. Physician; member of Michigan state senate 19th District; elected 1934; defeated, 1936. Burial location unknown.


DAWES (Soundex D200) — See also AWES, DAMES, DAUES, DAWE, DAWS, DEWEES, DEWEESE, DEWES, DEWESE, DEWESSE, EDDOWES, HAWES, PADAWER, TAWES.

  DAWES: See also Maurice Victor Barnhill — Dawes E. Brisbine — Thomas Dawes Eliot — John Tabor Kingston — John Tabor Kingston, Jr.
  Dawes, A. C. — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, Arthur F. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 2nd District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, Beman Gates (1870-1953) — also known as Beman G. Dawes — of Marietta, Washington County, Ohio; Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio; near Newark, Licking County, Ohio. Born in Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, January 14, 1870. Republican. U.S. Representative from Ohio 15th District, 1905-09; oil executive; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1920. Died in Newark, Licking County, Ohio, May 15, 1953 (age 83 years, 121 days). Entombed at Dawes Arboretum, Newark, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Rufus R. Dawes and Mary Beman (Gates) Dawes (1842-1921); brother of Charles Gates Dawes and Rufus Cutler Dawes; married, October 3, 1894, to Bertie Burr (1872-1958); great-grandson of Ephraim Cutler; second great-grandson of Manasseh Cutler (1742-1823); second cousin four times removed of Amaziah Brainard; second cousin five times removed of Henry Champion and Epaphroditus Champion; third cousin thrice removed of Leveret Brainard; fourth cousin once removed of Tewksbury Loring Swett.
  Political family: Upson-Dawes family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dawes, Charles Gates (1865-1951) — also known as Charles G. Dawes; "Charging Charlie" — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.; Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, August 27, 1865. Republican. Engineer; lawyer; banker; U.S. Comptroller of the Currency, 1898-1901; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; Vice President of the United States, 1925-29; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1928; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1929-31; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1932, 1936. Awarded Nobel Peace Prize in 1925. Died in Evanston, Cook County, Ill., April 23, 1951 (age 85 years, 239 days). Interment at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Rufus R. Dawes and Mary Beman (Gates) Dawes (1842-1921); brother of Rufus Cutler Dawes and Beman Gates Dawes (1870-1953); married, January 24, 1889, to Cora D. Blymyer; great-grandson of Ephraim Cutler; second great-grandson of Manasseh Cutler; second cousin four times removed of Amaziah Brainard; second cousin five times removed of Henry Champion and Epaphroditus Champion; third cousin thrice removed of Leveret Brainard; fourth cousin once removed of Tewksbury Loring Swett.
  Political families: Upson-Dawes family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Addison L. Green
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial — Comptrollers of the Currency
  Dawes, Chester Mitchell (b. 1855) — also known as Chester M. Dawes — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass., July 14, 1855. Republican. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1896; general solicitor, Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Laurens Dawes (1816-1903) and Electa S. Dawes; married, May 12, 1881, to Ada B. Laflin.
  Dawes, Edward — of Des Plaines, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Des Plaines, Illinois, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, Edward League — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, Fernanda B. — of Clay Center, Clay County, Kan. Republican. Kansas state attorney general, 1895-97. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, G. M. — of Washington, Warren County, N.J. Postmaster at Washington, N.J., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, Henry Laurens (1816-1903) — also known as Henry L. Dawes — of North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass.; Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Born in Cummington, Hampshire County, Mass., October 30, 1816. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1848-50; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1850-52; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1853; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1857-75 (11th District 1857-63, 10th District 1863-73, 11th District 1873-75); U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1875-93. Died in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass., February 5, 1903 (age 86 years, 98 days). Interment at Pittsfield Cemetery, Pittsfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Mitchel Dawes; father of Chester Mitchell Dawes (1855-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Dawes, Henry M. — U.S. Comptroller of the Currency, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, Howard L. — of Calvert City, Marshall County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Dawes, J. T. — of Crockett, Houston County, Tex. Postmaster at Crockett, Tex., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, James K. — of Easton, Northampton County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Easton, Pa., 1871-87. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, James William (1845-1918) — also known as James W. Dawes — of Crete, Saline County, Neb. Born in McConnelsville, Morgan County, Ohio, January 8, 1845. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1875; Nebraska Republican state chair, 1876-82; member of Nebraska state senate, 1877; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1880; Governor of Nebraska, 1883-87. Died in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., October 8, 1918 (age 73 years, 273 days). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Edward M. Dawes (1807-1865) and Caroline (Dana) Dawes (1813-1897).
  Dawes County, Neb. is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dawes, John I. — of Monmouth County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly; elected 1969, 1971; defeated, 1977 (11th District). Still living as of 1977.
  Dawes, Jonathan — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, L. P. — of Juneau, Alaska. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1924; member of Alaska territorial senate 1st District, 1947-50. Burial location unknown.
Rufus C. Dawes Dawes, Rufus Cutler (1867-1940) — also known as Rufus C. Dawes — of Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, July 30, 1867. Republican. Organizer and manager of gas and electric light utilities; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 6th District, 1920-22; president of the 1933 Chicago world's fair (A Century of Progress Exposition); also president of the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., January 8, 1940 (age 72 years, 162 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Marietta, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Rufus R. Dawes and Mary Beman (Gates) Dawes (1842-1921); brother of Charles Gates Dawes and Beman Gates Dawes; married, June 3, 1893, to Helen Palmer; great-grandson of Ephraim Cutler; second great-grandson of Manasseh Cutler (1742-1823); second cousin four times removed of Amaziah Brainard; second cousin five times removed of Henry Champion and Epaphroditus Champion; third cousin thrice removed of Leveret Brainard; fourth cousin once removed of Tewksbury Loring Swett.
  Political family: Upson-Dawes family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Time Magazine, May 22, 1933
  Dawes, Rufus R. (1838-1899) — of Marietta, Washington County, Ohio. Born in Malta, Morgan County, Ohio, July 4, 1838. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; lumber business; U.S. Representative from Ohio 15th District, 1881-83. Member, Loyal Legion. Died in Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, August 2, 1899 (age 61 years, 29 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Marietta, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Dawes (1804-1867) and Sarah (Cutler) Dawes (1809-1896); married to Mary Beman Gates (1842-1921); father of Charles Gates Dawes (1865-1951), Rufus Cutler Dawes and Beman Gates Dawes; grandson of Ephraim Cutler; great-grandson of Manasseh Cutler; fourth cousin of Tewksbury Loring Swett.
  Political families: Upson-Dawes family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dawes, Theodore B. — of Warren County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Warren County, 1930-32, 1936-38. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, Thomas (d. 1825) — of Massachusetts. Justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1792-1802. Died in 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Dawes, Zack — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Still living as of 1988.


DAWHARE (Soundex D600) — See also DAGHER, DAHER, DAHIR, DAWAHARE, DEHEER, DOOHER, HARE, NEWHARD, NEWHARDT, NEWHART, SHAWHAN, WHARRIE, WHARRY, WHARTON.

  Dawhare, Ed — of Hazard, Perry County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state treasurer, 1975. Still living as of 1975.


DAWICKE (Soundex D200) — See also DAWIDA, DUEWEKE, HAWICKHOLST, RAWICZ, SAWICKI, TRAWICK, TRAWICKY, UDUAK, WICKE.

  Dawicke, Edmund — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DAWIDA (Soundex D300) — See also DAWICKE, DEWOODY, WIDAMAN, WIDAMEN.

  Dawida, Michael M. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Elected Pennsylvania state house of representatives 26th District 1980; member of Pennsylvania state senate 43rd District, 1989-96; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


DAWKINS (Soundex D252) — See also DEAKINS, DECUNZO, DICKENS, DICKINS, DOCKINS, DYKINS, HAWKINS, HAWKINSON, HOWKIN, SLAWKIN.

  DAWKINS: See also William Dawkins Dillon
  Dawkins, Andrew J. — also known as Andy Dawkins — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 65-A, 1987-2002; candidate for mayor of St. Paul, Minn., 1993. Still living as of 2002.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Dawkins, Andy See Andrew J. Dawkins
  Dawkins, Benjamin Cornwell, Sr. (1881-1966) — Born in Ouachita City, Union Parish, La., July 19, 1881. U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana, 1924-53; took senior status 1953. Died August 22, 1966 (age 85 years, 34 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Dawkins, Benjamin Cornwell, Jr. (1911-1984) — Born in Monroe, Ouachita Parish, La., August 6, 1911. U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana, 1953-73; took senior status 1973. Died in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La., August 31, 1984 (age 73 years, 25 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Dawkins, Benjamin P. — of Oakmont, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Oakmont, Pa., 1932-33. Burial location unknown.
  Dawkins, Bert — of Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Livingston County, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dawkins, Deborah — of Pass Christian, Harrison County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Dawkins, Esther — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Dawkins, James Baird (1820-1883) — of Florida. Born in Hancockville, Cherokee County, S.C., November 14, 1820. Delegate to Florida secession convention, 1861; Representative from Florida in the Confederate Congress, 1862; state court judge in Florida, 1863-65, 1877-83; died in office 1883. Died in Gainesville, Alachua County, Fla., February 12, 1883 (age 62 years, 90 days). Interment at Gainesville Cemetery, Gainesville, Fla.
  Dawkins, Maurice — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Minister; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Dawkins, Maurice A. — of Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1988; candidate for U.S. Senator from Virginia, 1988. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Dawkins, Pattilou — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 87th District, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Dawkins, Peter — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Dawkins, W. W. — of Henry County, Ala. Delegate to Alabama convention to ratify 21st amendment from Henry County, 1933. Burial location unknown.


DAWLEY (Soundex D400) — See also DAELEY, DAHLY, DAILEY, DAILY, DALEY, DALLEY, DALLY, DALY, DAYLEY, WADLEY, WELDAY.

  DAWLEY: See also Mrs. Dawley M. Erickson
  Dawley, Calvin — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, Charles H. (born c.1857) — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Born in Stockton, Portage County, Wis., about 1857. Republican. Undertaker; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colchester, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, Glenn — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, Isaac N. — of Nevada County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 16th District, 1854-55. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, J. M. — of Olympia, Thurston County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1940 (alternate), 1952; Washington Republican state chair, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, J. W. — of Olympia, Thurston County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, John W. — of Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Bethlehem, Pa., 1954-59 (acting, 1954-55). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, Lewis H. — of Carbondale, Jackson County, Ill.; Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1960, 1964 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, Lulu F. — of Montana. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Montana 1st District, 1922. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, Nelson — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1840. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, W. H. — of Antigo, Langlade County, Wis. Postmaster at Antigo, Wis., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, William B. — of Crookston, Polk County, Minn. Postmaster at Crookston, Minn., 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Dawley, William H., Jr. — of Voluntown, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Voluntown; defeated, 1908, 1910; elected 1912; defeated, 1920. Burial location unknown.


DAWNA (Soundex D500) — See also ADWAN, DANA, DANAE, DANNA, DAWNNA, DAWNY, DAYNA, PAWNALL, SHAWNA.

  DAWNA: See also Dawna Gardner


DAWNNA (Soundex D500) — See also ADWAN, DANA, DANAE, DANNA, DAWNA, DAWNY, DAYNA.

  DAWNNA: See also Dawnna Mathilda Dukes


DAWNY (Soundex D500) — See also BROWNYARD, DANI, DANIA, DANIEU, DANNIE, DANY, DAWNA, DAWNNA, DAWYN, DOWNY, MULLOWNY.

  DAWNY: See also Dawny Olson


DAWS (Soundex D200) — See also DAUES, DAUS, DAWES, DAWSEY, DAWSON, DAYS, DAYSE, DEWS, DOWS.

  Daws, Herbert B. — of Oak Hill, Fayette County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Oak Hill, W.Va., 1949-73 (acting, 1949). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DAWSEY (Soundex D200) — See also DACE, DACEY, DAISEY, DASEY, DAWS, DAWSON, DOWSEY, HAWSE.

  Dawsey, J. R. — of Pansey, Houston County, Ala.; Ashford, Houston County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1924 (alternate), 1928, 1932 (alternate), 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Dawsey, S. M. — of Dothan, Houston County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1928. Burial location unknown.


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