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DOWNS (Soundex D520) — See also DONZE, DOWENS, DOWN, DOWNES, DOWS, TOWNS.

  DOWNS: See also Clarence Don Clark — Edward Clark — Downs Edmunds — Joseph A. Esquirol — Alfred Gerry Fairbanks — George Newell Minor — Allan W. Paige — Abner Clinton Payne — Downs C. Spitler
  Downs, Alice — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Downs, Arthur D. — of Wyandotte (now part of Kansas City), Wyandotte County, Kan. Republican. Postmaster at Wyandotte, Kan., 1867-81. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Arthur W. — of Baltimore County, Md. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 7th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Downs, Benjamin — of Illinois. Democrat. Candidate for Illinois state senate 37th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Bradley — of Washington, D.C. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from the District of Columbia, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Downs, Charles G. — of Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Conn. Postmaster at Long Hill, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Crawford Hugh — of Alexandria, Rapides Parish, La. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, D. L. — of Wisconsin. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Daniel D. — of Wisconsin. Presidential Elector for Wisconsin, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Dennis — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 18, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Downs, Ed See Edward H. Downs
  Downs, Ed See Edward S. Downs
  Downs, Edward H. (b. 1907) — also known as Ed Downs — of Aberdeen, Brown County, S.Dak. Born March 22, 1907. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1952; member of South Dakota state senate 22nd District, 1957-64. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Edward L. — of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Cape Girardeau County Democratic Party, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Downs, Edward S. — also known as Ed Downs — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1960; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Downs, Edwin H. — of Schuyler County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schuyler County, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Elbert S. (born c.1879) — of Bethany, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Bethany, New Haven County, Conn., about 1879. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethany, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Elmer H. — of Conway, Carroll County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Conway; elected 1938; member of New Hampshire state senate 4th District; elected 1940; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Conway, 1948; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Conway, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Ephraim — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bristol, 1833, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Francis W. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Fred L. — of Medina, Orleans County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orleans County, 1896-97. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Frederick, Jr. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 5th District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Frederick D. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from New Castle County 6th District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, G. W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, G. W. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1914-16, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Harold R. — of Odessa, Ector County, Tex. Mayor of Odessa, Tex., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Henry — of Southbury, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Southbury, 1832, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Henry — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 29, 1885-86, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Downs, Henry See J. Henry Downs
  Downs, Henry D. — of Jefferson County, Miss.; Warren County, Miss. Member of Mississippi territorial House of Representatives, 1807, 1813-17. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, J. Henry — U.S. Consular Agent in Coronel, as of 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, James C. — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Jerome A. — of Bethany, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethany; defeated, 1900; elected 1904; defeated, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, John — of Illinois. Member of Illinois state house of representatives 26th District, 1885-87. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Mrs. John C. — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, John E. (b. 1917) — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Born in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo., May 12, 1917. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 1st District; elected 1956; member of Missouri Democratic State Committee, 1956-57; member of Missouri state senate 34th District; elected 1960; elected unopposed 1962, 1966. Catholic. Member, Elks; Eagles; Lions. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1951 to Barbara Reitz.
John G. Downs Downs, John G. (b. 1873) — of Cutchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Cutchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., August 20, 1873. Republican. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 1st District, 1919-21, 1925-36. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  Downs, John H. — of St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vt. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Downs, Joseph — of Waterboro, York County, Maine. Postmaster at Waterboro, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Joseph B. — of Clanton, Chilton County, Ala. Postmaster at Clanton, Ala., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, L. McCarthy — of Richmond, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Lawrence L. — of Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives 4th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Downs, Le Roy Donnelly (1900-1970) — also known as Le Roy D. Downs — of South Norwalk, Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn., April 11, 1900. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; newspaper publisher; Norwalk City Clerk, 1933-40; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1941-43; defeated, 1942; candidate for mayor of Norwalk, Conn., 1949. Died in Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn., January 18, 1970 (age 69 years, 282 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Norwalk, Conn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Downs, Lewis — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, M. L. — of Carrollton, Carroll County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1904, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, McCarthy See L. McCarthy Downs
  Downs, N. T. (b. 1874) — of Mill Creek, Randolph County, W.Va. Born in Flintstone, Allegany County, Md., October 26, 1874. Democrat. Railway freight and ticket agent; telegraph operator; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Randolph County, 1941-46. Protestant. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Royal Arcanum; Order of Railroad Telegraphers. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William H. Downs and Elizabeth (Chisholm) Downs; married, June 14, 1899, to Philomena Patterson.
  Downs, Nancy — of Birmingham, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1969. Female. Still living as of 1969.
  Downs, Ralph R. — of Bethany, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethany, 1933-40; defeated, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Robert — of New York. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1902, 1904; Socialist Labor candidate for New York state comptroller, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Robert C. — of California. Member of California state assembly 16th District, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Robert K. — of Illinois. Member of Illinois state house of representatives 18th District, 1975-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Downs, Robert N. III — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 7th District, 1961-64. Still living as of 1964.
  Downs, Roy — of Calera, Shelby County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Downs, Solomon Weathersbee (1801-1854) — also known as Solomon W. Downs — of Louisiana. Born in Montgomery County, Tenn., 1801. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 1845-46; U.S. Senator from Louisiana, 1847-53; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1853. Mortally wounded in a duel, and subsequently died, at Crab Orchard Springs, Lincoln County, Ky., August 14, 1854 (age about 53 years). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Ouachita Parish, La.; reinterment at Riverview Cemetery, Monroe, La.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Downs, Stanley H. — of Bethany, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethany; elected 1940, 1942, 1946, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Thomas — of Clark County, Ind. Member of Indiana territorial House of Representatives, 1811. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Thomas — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 32, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Downs, Thomas J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1940 (alternate), 1948 (alternate), 1956, 1960, 1968; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 2nd District, 1942, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Tom (1916-2007) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Spokane, Spokane County, Wash., July 11, 1916. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 4th District, 1961-62; candidate for Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 1st District, 1964; candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1972; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1996. Unitarian. Died in 2007 (age about 90 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Downs and Elizabeth (Seiling) Downs; married to Alice Elizabeth 'Bette' Mohrmann.
  Downs, Walter H. — of South Berwick, York County, Maine. Postmaster at South Berwick, Maine, 1893-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Downs, Ward M. — of Marion County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Marion County, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Downs, William F., Jr. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DOWNTON (Soundex D535) — See also DANTIN, DANTINNE, DANTON, DANTONIO, DENTON, DONITHAN, DONITHEN, DOWN, DUNTEN, DUNTON.

  Downton, Ryan — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 47th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


DOWNWARD (Soundex D563) — See also BENWARD, DENWARD, DOWN, DOWNARD, HENWARD, MANWARING, VANWARNER, WARD.

  Downward, Henry C. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 3rd District, 1915-18, 1925-26. Burial location unknown.
  Downward, James G., Jr. — of Coatesville, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904; postmaster at Coatesville, Pa., 1913-19. Burial location unknown.


DOWNY (Soundex D500) — See also BROWNYARD, DAWNY, DONEY, DONI, DONNY, DOWN, DOWNEY, DOWNIE, MULLOWNY.

  Downy, Haydon — of Hollister, San Benito County, Calif. Postmaster at Hollister, Calif., 1887. Burial location unknown.


DOWS (Soundex D200) — See also DAWS, DEWS, DOSS, DOWDS, DOWNS, DOWSE, DOWSETT, DOWSEY, DOWSWELL, DOZE, DUIS, DUSS, MEADOWS, WOODS.

  Dows, Mrs. David See Gwendolyn Burden Dows
  Dows, Mrs. David See Emily Dows
  Dows, David (1885-1966) — also known as "Big Dave" — of Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y.; Bradley, Greenwood County, S.C. Born in Irvington, Westchester County, N.Y., August 12, 1885. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; worked in iron and steel mills; supervised construction of steel mills overseas; studied foreign industries as representative of a steamship line; horse breeder; bank director; Nassau County Sheriff, 1932-34; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1944; member, New York State Racing Commission, 1944-49; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1956; South Carolina Republican state chair, 1956-58; candidate for Presidential Elector for South Carolina, 1956. Convicted of assault in 1913, over his treatment of a New York Times reporter who was attempting to interview him. Died in Hot Springs, Bath County, Va., August 13, 1966 (age 81 years, 1 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of David Dows (1857-1899) and Jane (Strahan) Dows (1859-1945); married, December 12, 1911, to Mary Gwendolyn Townsend Burden; married, May 19, 1937, to Emily Schweizer; father of Evelyn Byrd Dows (1912-1997; daughter-in-law of Cornelius Newton Bliss, Jr. (1874-1949)).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Dows-Burden family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dows, Emily (1895-1971) — also known as Emily Jeannette Weller; Emily Schweizer; Mrs. David Dows — of Noroton, Darien, Fairfield County, Conn.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Brookville, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y.; Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y.; Bradley, Greenwood County, S.C. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 18, 1895. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1956. Female. Died in Aiken, Aiken County, S.C., November 27, 1971 (age 76 years, 223 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
  Relatives: Daughter of William Jennings Weller (1862-1948) and Mary Ellen (Comfort) Weller (1864-1939); married 1914 to Raymond Joseph Schweizer (1887-1928); married, May 19, 1937, to David Dows (1885-1966).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Dows-Burden family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dows, Gwendolyn Burden (1884-1935) — also known as Mary Gwendolyn Townsend Burden; Mrs. David Dows — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born September 18, 1884. Republican. Member of New York Republican State Committee, 1934. Female. Scottish ancestry. Died, in New York Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 30, 1935 (age 50 years, 315 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
  Relatives: Daughter of Isaiah Townsend Burden (1838-1913) and Evelyn Byrd (Moale) Burden (1848-1916); married, December 12, 1911, to David Dows; mother of Evelyn Byrd Dows (1912-1997; daughter-in-law of Cornelius Newton Bliss, Jr. (1874-1949)); aunt of William Armistead Moale Burden; grandaunt of Shirley Carter Burden, Jr..
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Dows-Burden family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dows, William Greene (1864-1926) — also known as William G. Dows — of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa. Born in Clayton County, Iowa, August 12, 1864. Republican. President, Iowa Railway and Light Company, Cedar Rapids & Iowa City Railway; Iowa Electric Company; Central States Electric Company; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1897-99; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1912. Presbyterian. Scottish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Elks; United Spanish War Veterans; Loyal Legion. Died, in University Hospital, Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, November 25, 1926 (age 62 years, 105 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Stephen Leland Dows (1832-1909) and Henrietta Weddell (Safley) Dows (1834-1893); married, October 9, 1890, to Margaret B. Cook; third cousin thrice removed of Nathan Read (1759-1849).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts; Weeks-Bigelow-Andrew-Prescott family; Hamlin-Bemis-Stowell-Appleton family of Bangor, Maine; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


DOWSE (Soundex D200) — See also DEWS, DOSS, DOWE, DOWS, DOWSETT, DOWSEY, DOZE, DUIS, DUSS, TOWSE.

  DOWSE: See also Daniel Walker — Charles Sinclair Weeks
  Dowse, Duane — of Kempton, Ford County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Dowse, Edward (1756-1828) — of Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., October 22, 1756. Democrat. Shipmaster; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1819-20; resigned 1820. Died in Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass., September 3, 1828 (age 71 years, 317 days). Interment at Old Village Cemetery, Dedham, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


DOWSETT (Soundex D230) — See also DOSSETT, DOUCET, DOUCETTE, DOWS, DOWSE, DOWSEY.

  Dowsett, John M. — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Dowsett, Stafford A. — of Gresham, Multnomah County, Ore. Mayor of Gresham, Ore., 1965. Still living as of 1965.


DOWSEY (Soundex D200) — See also DAWSEY, DOSSEY, DOUCE, DOWS, DOWSE, DOWSETT, DUCEY, DUSSEAU.

  DOWSEY: See also Leonard Wood Hall
  Dowsey, James L., Sr. — of Manhasset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 1st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DOWSWELL (Soundex D240) — See also DOSWELL, DOWS, TOWSWELL.

  Dowswell, James S. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 10th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DOWTY (Soundex D300) — See also DOTTY, DOTY, DOUGHTIE, DOUGHTY, DOUTY, DOWDY, DUTEE, DUTHIE, DUTY.

  Dowty, Janet — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. New Politics candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Dowty, Stuart — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. New Politics candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


DOX (Soundex D200) — See also BOX, DAIX, DICKS, DIX, DOC, DOG, DOXEY, DOXIE, DOXSEE, DOXTATOR, DUX, EUDOXIA, HADDOX, MADDOX.

  Dox, Abraham — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1812-13. Burial location unknown.
  Dox, Edward A. — of Richmondville, Schoharie County, N.Y. Democrat. Lawyer; Schoharie County District Attorney, 1899; member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1913-16; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Dox, Garret L. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Postmaster at Albany, N.Y., 1816; New York state treasurer, 1817-21; appointed 1817. Burial location unknown.
  Dox, Hatley N. — of West Dresden, Yates County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Yates County, 1848. Burial location unknown.
  Dox, John L. — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County 1st District, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Dox, John N. — of West Dresden, Yates County, N.Y. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Dox, Myndert M. — of Seneca County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Seneca County, 1817-18. Burial location unknown.
  Dox, Peter — of Oakland County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Dox, Peter Myndert (1813-1891) — also known as Peter M. Dox — of Geneva, Ontario County, N.Y.; Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Born in Geneva, Ontario County, N.Y., September 11, 1813. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1842; county judge in New York, 1855-56; delegate to Alabama state constitutional convention, 1865; U.S. Representative from Alabama 5th District, 1869-73; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1872. Died in Huntsville, Madison County, Ala., April 2, 1891 (age 77 years, 203 days). Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Abraham Dox and Anne Cary (Nicholas) Dox; married, October 12, 1854, to Matilda Walker Pope (1826-1871); grandson of John Nicholas; grandnephew of George Nicholas and Wilson Cary Nicholas; great-grandson of Robert Carter Nicholas (1729-1780); first cousin once removed of Peyton Randolph and Robert Carter Nicholas (1787-1857); first cousin thrice removed of Benjamin Harrison (1726-1791); second cousin of Edmund Randolph; second cousin once removed of Harry Bartow Hawes; second cousin twice removed of Carter Bassett Harrison, William Henry Harrison and Francis Beverley Biddle; third cousin of Thomas Marshall and James Keith Marshall; third cousin once removed of John Scott Harrison; third cousin twice removed of Burwell Bassett; fourth cousin of Carter Henry Harrison and Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901); fourth cousin once removed of Connally Findlay Trigg, Russell Benjamin Harrison, Carter Henry Harrison II, Richard Evelyn Byrd and William Welby Beverley (1889-1969).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Blackburn-Slaughter-Buckner-Madison family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dox, Peter P. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Postmaster at Albany, N.Y., 1814-15. Burial location unknown.
Ralph W. Dox Dox, Ralph Watson (1885-1951) — also known as Ralph W. Dox — of Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y. Born in Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y., May 9, 1885. Lawyer; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Nuremberg, 1910-16. Presbyterian. Member, American Academy of Political and Social Science. Died in Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y., March 3, 1951 (age 65 years, 298 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Lockport, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Dox and Emma (Watson) Dox.
  Image source: U.S. passport application (1916)


DOXEY (Soundex D200) — See also COXEY, DOKEY, DOX, DOXIE, DOXSEE, DOXTATOR, EUDOXIA, HADDOX, HOXEY, MADDOX, MOXEY, TOXEY.

  DOXEY: See also Jacob Fawcett
  Doxey, Charles Taylor (1841-1898) — of Indiana. Born in Tippecanoe County, Ind., July 13, 1841. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Indiana state senate, 1877; U.S. Representative from Indiana 9th District, 1883. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Loyal Legion. Died in Anderson, Madison County, Ind., April 30, 1898 (age 56 years, 291 days). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Anderson, Ind.
  Relatives: Married to Minnie Stilwell (1855-1899).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Doxey, Harry — of Kent County, Mich. Farmer-Labor candidate for Michigan state senate 16th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Doxey, Jo Anne — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Doxey, Ralph — of Holly Springs, Marshall County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Doxey, Wall (1892-1962) — of Holly Springs, Marshall County, Miss. Born in Holly Springs, Marshall County, Miss., August 8, 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; Marshall County Prosecuting Attorney, 1915-23; District Attorney 3rd District, 1923-29; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 2nd District, 1929-41; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1936, 1940; U.S. Senator from Mississippi, 1941-43. Methodist. Member, Phi Delta Phi; Omicron Delta Kappa; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Rotary. Died in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., March 2, 1962 (age 69 years, 206 days). Interment at Hillcrest Cemetery, Holly Springs, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of John Sanford Doxey and Sarah (Jones) Doxey; married, October 9, 1916, to Myrtle Johnson.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Doxey, William E. — of Portsmouth, Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Portsmouth, Va., 1961-80 (acting, 1961). Still living as of 1980.


DOXIE (Soundex D200) — See also DIXIE, DOX, DOXEY, DOXSEE, DOXTATOR, EUDOXIA, HADDOX, HOXIE, MADDOX, ROXIE, ROXIN.

  Doxie, Harvey — of Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Glen Cove, N.Y., 1961. Still living as of 1961.


DOXSEE (Soundex D200) — See also DOX, DOXEY, DOXIE, DOXTATOR, EUDOXIA, HADDOX, HOXSEY, MADDOX, NEXSEN.

  Doxsee, J. W. — of Monticello, Jones County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Doxsee, John C. — of New York. Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 1st District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Doxsee, Robert L. — of Freeport, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Mayor of Freeport, N.Y., 1949-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DOXTATOR (Soundex D233) — See also BOXTON, BROXTEWAN, CROXTON, DOCKSTADTER, DOX, DOXEY, DOXIE, DOXSEE, EUDOXIA, HADDOX, HUXTABLE, LOXTERMAN, MADDOX, TATOR.

  Doxtator, Deborah — of Oneida, Outagamie County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


DOYAL (Soundex D400) — See also BEDOYA, DOELL, DOELLE, DOL, DOLE, DOLL, DOLLE, DOOL, DOOLE, DOYEL, DOYLE, DUEL, DUELL, DUELLE, DUHL, DULE, DULL, DYAL.

  DOYAL: See also H. Doyal Salter
  Doyal, E. T. — of Villa Rica, Carroll County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Doyal, Scot M. — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 144th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


DOYEL (Soundex D400) — See also DELOY, DENOYELLES, DOELL, DOELLE, DOL, DOLE, DOLL, DOLLE, DOLLEY, DOOL, DOOLE, DOOLEY, DOYAL, DOYEN, DOYLE, DUEL, DUELL, DUELLE, DUHL, DULE, DULL, LOYDE, NOYELLES.

  DOYEL: See also Doyel Chandler


DOYEN (Soundex D500) — See also BALGOOYEN, BOYEN, BOYENS, BOYENTON, DEYON, DOAN, DOANE, DOEHNE, DOHN, DOHNE, DON, DONE, DONEY, DONNE, DOON, DOUGHAN, DOWEN, DOWN, DOYEL, DOYNE, DOYON, DUN, DUNN, DUNNE, KOYEN, ROYENA, VANPROOYEN.

  Doyen, Scot — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 20th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Doyen, William — of Missouri. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 1938, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


DOYING (Soundex D520) — See also ALOYISUS, BOYINK, BYINGTON, DANG, DEYOUNG, DING, DONG, DUING, DUONG, GVOYICH, HEYING, YING, YINGLING, YINGST.

  Doying, Charles E. — National candidate for Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1896. Burial location unknown.


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