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DOWLING (Soundex D452) — See also BOWLING, COWLING, DAHLING, DELANG, DELANGE, DELLING, DELONG, DILLING, DOLING, DOOLING, DOWLER, DOWLIN, DULING, GOLDWIN, GOWLING, LING, ROWLING, ROWLINGS.

  DOWLING: See also Joseph Vincent Flynn
  Dowling, Archibald J. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Dutchess County 1st District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Arthur — of Oberlin, Decatur County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Brian — of Alabama. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 2nd District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Dowling, Edward A., Sr. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 10th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Edward C. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 17th District, 1903-07. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Edward C. (1900-1974) — of Hammond, Lake County, Ind. Born in Morocco, Newton County, Ind., November 5, 1900. Democrat. Machinist; mayor of Hammond, Ind., 1956-68; defeated in primary, 1951; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1956, 1960. Died February 20, 1974 (age 73 years, 107 days). Interment at Kentland Cemetery, Kentland, Ind.
  Dowling, Edward J. (b. 1875) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., December 8, 1875. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1916; member of New York state senate 19th District, 1917-20; defeated, 1920. Pleaded guilty in 1934 for embezzling $20,000 in Liberty bonds from an estate he represented as attorney; made restitution, resigned his law license, and received a suspended sentence. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 27, 1906, to Anna McCooey (1878-1918; sister of John Henry McCooey (1864-1934)); married, February 7, 1924, to Clara Brady.
  Political family: McCooey-Ambro family of Brooklyn, New York.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Dowling, Elizabeth L. — of Milton, Norfolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Francis J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 3rd District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Frank L. (c.1865-1919) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., about 1865. Democrat. Borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1918-19; died in office 1919. Died, of pneumonia, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 27, 1919 (age about 54 years). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Dowling, George J. S. — of New York. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, George P. — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Mrs. Hallie M. — of Fort Myers, Lee County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, John — of Johnstown, Cambria County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, John B. — of Windsor Locks, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Windsor Locks, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Joseph H. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Kevin J. — of Hayward, Alameda County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988, 2000 (alternate). Still living as of 2000.
  Dowling, Mrs. L. M. — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, La Moine M. — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1940, 1948 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, M. D. — of Charleston, Coles County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, M. T. P. — of Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Vernon, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Michael (b. 1834) — of Bay County, Mich. Born in 1834. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Bay County 1st District, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Michael John — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 22, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Dowling, Michael R. — of Ashland, Boyd County, Ky. Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state senate 25th District, 1979. Still living as of 1979.
  Dowling, Otto Carl (1887-1946) — Born in 1887. U.S. Navy officer; Governor of American Samoa. Died in 1946 (age about 59 years). Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, P. E. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 49, 1903-06. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Dowling, Patrick H. — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Toledo, Ohio, 1874-78, 1882-86. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Peter G. — of New Jersey. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 16th District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Dowling, R. V. — of Norman, Cleveland County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Rezin H. — of Illinois. Member of Illinois state house of representatives 37th District, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Robert — of Iowa. U.S. Consul in Cork, 1859-61. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Robert E. (b. 1866) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Calaveras County, Calif., October 21, 1866. Democrat. Real estate broker; Presidential Elector for New York, 1912, 1932; chairman, New York State Workmen's Compensation Commission. Member, American Geographic Society. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1894 to Minnetta A. Link (died 1911).
  Dowling, Robert M. — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden; elected 1932, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, Sarah — of Mt. Laurel, Burlington County, N.J.; Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Dowling, Thomas (c.1806-1876) — of Indiana. Born in Ireland, about 1806. Democrat. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1836-38, 1840-41, 1843-46, 1848-49; member of Democratic National Committee from Indiana, 1876. Member, Freemasons. Died in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind., December 6, 1876 (age about 70 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Ind.
  Dowling, Thomas J. (1916-1971) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., 1916. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1944 (Republican, Wayne County 1st District), 1950 (Republican primary, Wayne County 1st District), 1952 (Republican, Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Democratic primary, Wayne County 5th District). Died in 1971 (age about 55 years). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
Victor J. Dowling Dowling, Victor James (1866-1934) — also known as Victor J. Dowling — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 20, 1866. Democrat. Lawyer; law partner of William Q. Titus, 1887-1901; member of New York state assembly from New York County 16th District, 1894; member of New York state senate 18th District, 1901-04; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1904; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1905-31; resigned 1931; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 1st Department, 1911-31. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Tammany Hall; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Stricken with a cerebral hemorrhage in the office of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company, and died soon after, in Harbor Sanitarium, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 23, 1934 (age 67 years, 246 days). Interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Denis Dowling and Eliza Fierlants (Faider) Dowling; married, June 16, 1891, to Mary Agnes Ford (died 1920).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: New York Times, March 24, 1934
  Dowling, Walter Cecil (1905-1977) — also known as Walter C. Dowling — of Jesup, Wayne County, Ga. Born in Atkinson, Brantley County, Ga., August 4, 1905. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Lisbon, as of 1938; Rio de Janeiro, as of 1943; U.S. Ambassador to South Korea, 1956-59; Germany, 1959-63; university professor. Died in 1977 (age about 71 years). Interment at Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Dowling, William E. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1937-39; Wayne County Prosecuting Attorney; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, William F. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District, 1933-45; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 4th Department, 1940-45. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, William F., Jr. — of New York. Courage candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Dowling, William H. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1940 (alternate), 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dowling, William J. — Right To Life candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 9th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


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