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DEMPSEY (Soundex D512) — See also CAMPSEN, CROPSEY, DEMPROOLFF, DEMPS, DEMPSKI, DEMPSON, DEMPSTER, DEMPSY, DEMSEY, DEMSPEY, DROPSEY, KIPSEY, LIPSEY, SHIPSEY.

  DEMPSEY: See also Dempsey Burges — George Hyde Fallon — J. Dempsey Gibson — Charlton N. Harman — John Dempsey Hoblitzell, Jr. — Wade Hampton Kitchens — Dempsey Moore — William Dempsey Moore — Thomas E. Morrissey, Sr. — Thomas E. Morrissey, Jr. — Dempsey Odam — Dempsey Powell — Janet D. Steiger — Edgar Paul Warinner — Dempsey Wood — Dempsey T. Woodard
  Dempsey, Adam — of Colorado. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Colorado, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Dempsey, Albert Charles — of New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 8th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Mrs. Baker — of Clarence, Shelby County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Dempsey, Barb R. — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. Mayor of Mt. Clemens, Mich., 2007-09. Female. Still living as of 2009.
  Dempsey, Becky (born c.1953) — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex. Born about 1953. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Dempsey, Brian S. — of Haverhill, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Elected Massachusetts state house of representatives Third Essex District 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Dempsey, Charles — of Faulkland, New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Chester E. (b. 1895) — of near Hartland, Waukesha County, Wis. Born in Merton, Waukesha County, Wis., July 20, 1895. Dairy farmer; member of Wisconsin state senate 33rd District, 1935-38, 1947-70; defeated (Democratic), 1938; candidate in Republican primary for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 2nd District, 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Clarence R. — of Kent County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 5th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, E. A. — of Bradford, McKean County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Edgar J. — of Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Kingston, N.Y., 1926-31. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Edward J. (1858-c.1929) — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, September 26, 1858. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio, 1906-07. Died about 1929 (age about 71 years). Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  Dempsey, Ernest (born c.1941) — also known as Ernie Dempsey — of St. Charles, St. Charles County, Mo. Born about 1941. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2004, 2016 (alternate). Still living as of 2016.
  Dempsey, Ernie See Ernest Dempsey
  Dempsey, George F. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. First selectman of Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Gwenda J. — of Oakland County, Mich. Tisch Independent Citizens candidate for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Dempsey, Hayden — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Dempsey, Herbert J. — of Cuba, Allegany County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, J. F. — of Kentucky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Jack — of Wyoming, Luzerne County, Pa. Burgess of Wyoming, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Dempsey, Jack D. — of Bend, Deschutes County, Ore. Mayor of Bend, Ore., 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Dempsey, James — of Manistee, Manistee County, Mich. Postmaster at Manistee, Mich., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, James — of Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Dempsey, James A. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, James L. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 2nd District, 1890-91; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, James Ward (b. 1867) — also known as James W. Dempsey — Born in Manistee, Manistee County, Mich., February 10, 1867. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Janet See Janet D. Steiger
  Dempsey, Jerry — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1993-2006 (District 29-A 1993-2002, District 28-A 2003-06). Still living as of 2006.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Dempsey, John A. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 17th District, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, John Bourne — also known as John B. Dempsey — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Dempsey, John J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1880 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, John Joseph (1879-1958) — also known as John J. Dempsey — of Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M. Born in White Haven, Luzerne County, Pa., June 22, 1879. Democrat. Oil producer; U.S. Representative from New Mexico at-large, 1935-41, 1951-58; died in office 1958; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1940, 1944, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); Governor of New Mexico, 1943-47. Died in Washington, D.C., March 11, 1958 (age 78 years, 262 days). Interment at Rosario Cemetery, Santa Fe, N.M.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Dempsey, John Noel (1915-1989) — also known as John N. Dempsey — of Putnam, Windham County, Conn.; Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Cahir, County Tiperary, Ireland, January 3, 1915. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1949-53; mayor of Putnam, Conn., 1949-57; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1959-61; Governor of Connecticut, 1961-71; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1968. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Rotary; Elks; Foresters. Died July 16, 1989 (age 74 years, 194 days). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery, Putnam, Conn.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Dempsey, John P. — of Franklin, Merrimack County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Franklin 3rd Ward; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, John T. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois at-large, 1936; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, John T. (1924-1982) — of Delta Township, Eaton County, Mich. Born October 29, 1924. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1966. Died in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., April 2, 1982 (age 57 years, 155 days). Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Mary — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Dempsey, Mary A. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Dempsey, Michael J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Neil — of Paulsboro, Gloucester County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Oberia — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Dempsey, P. E. — of Washington Court House, Fayette County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Patrick B. — of Olyphant, Lackawanna County, Pa. Burgess of Olyphant, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Patrick H. — of Derby, New Haven County, Conn. Mayor of Derby, Conn., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Philip W. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Rae, Jr. See W. Rae Dempsey, Jr.
  Dempsey, Robert J. — of Hudson Falls, Washington County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, S. Wallace See Stephen Wallace Dempsey
  Dempsey, Stephen Wallace (1862-1949) — also known as S. Wallace Dempsey — of Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y. Born in Hartland, Niagara County, N.Y., May 8, 1862. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 40th District, 1915-31; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. Died in Washington, D.C., March 1, 1949 (age 86 years, 297 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Married to Laura Hoag.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dempsey, Steven — Independent American candidate for U.S. Representative from Nevada 1st District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Dempsey, Terence M. — also known as Terry Dempsey — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1979-92 (District 28-B 1979-82, District 23-A 1983-92). Still living as of 1992.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Dempsey, Terry See Terence M. Dempsey
  Dempsey, Thomas A. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930-36; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Thomas F. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Thomas W. (b. 1882) — also known as Tom Dempsey — of Flat River (now part of Park Hills), St. Francois County, Mo. Born in Sullivan, Franklin County, Mo., December 1, 1882. Democrat. Accountant; chair of St. Francois County Democratic Party, 1934-38; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Francois County, 1949-50. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, April 27, 1910, to Julia C. Viredaz.
  Dempsey, Tom See Thomas W. Dempsey
  Dempsey, Tom — of St. Charles, St. Charles County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2012; elected Missouri state senate 23rd District 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Dempsey, W. Rae, Jr. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dempsey, Wallace See Stephen Wallace Dempsey
  Dempsey, Walter — of Princeton, Mercer County, W.Va. Democrat. Treasurer of West Virginia Democratic Party, 1967. Still living as of 1967.


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