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DUPONT (Soundex D153) — See also DEPINET, DEPONT, DIPINTO, DOUPHINETT, DUPONT-DENEMOURS.

  DUPONT: See also James Dupont Adams — Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard — Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard — Edward Green Bradford II — Edward Green Bradford, Jr. — Lammot du Pont Copeland — Colgate Whitehead Darden, Jr. — Dupont Guerry — Charles du Pont Ridgely
  Dupont, A. Jerome — also known as Jerry Dupont — of Michigan; Hawaii. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1968. Still living as of 2002.
  Dupont, Adelard — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Nashua 7th Ward, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dupont, Albert M. — of Houma, Terrebonne Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  du Pont, Alfred Irénée (1864-1935) — also known as Alfred I. du Pont — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., May 12, 1864. Republican. Vice-president of the DuPont Powder Company; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1916. Member, Sigma Chi. Died in Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla., April 28, 1935 (age 70 years, 351 days). Entombed at Nemours Estate Carillon, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Eleuthère Irénée du Pont II (1829-1877) and Charlotte Shepard (Henderson) du Pont (1835-1877); married 1887 to Bessie Gardner (divorced 1906); married 1907 to Mary Alicia Hayward Bradford (1975-1920); married, January 22, 1921, to Jessie Dew Ball (1884-1970); grandnephew of Henry DuPont; first cousin of Thomas Coleman du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont; first cousin once removed of Henry Algernon du Pont, Francis Victor du Pont, Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland and Reynolds du Pont; first cousin twice removed of Charles Irénée du Pont, Eleuthere Irenee du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont IV; second cousin of Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr., Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard and Eugene Lammot; second cousin once removed of Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard (1918-1985); second cousin twice removed of Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  DuPont, Alvin P. — of Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala. Mayor of Tuscaloosa, Ala., 2005. Still living as of 2005.
  Dupont, Antonio — of Pembroke, Merrimack County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Pembroke; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  du Pont, Augusto Francisco Pablo — of Baltimore, Md. Consul for Uruguay in Baltimore, Md., 1921-22; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Baltimore, Md., 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Dupont, C. Ory — of Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  DuPont, Charles H. — of Florida. Justice of Florida state supreme court, 1854-68. Burial location unknown.
  du Pont, Charles Irénée (1797-1869) — also known as Charles I. du Pont — Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., March 29, 1797. Whig. Cloth manufacturer; president, Farmers Bank of Delaware; an organizer of the Delaware Railroad; member of Delaware state senate, 1841-44, 1853-56. Died in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., January 31, 1869 (age 71 years, 308 days). Interment at Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Victor Marie du Pont de Nemours (1767-1827) and Gabrielle Joséphine de la Fite de Pelleport; married, October 8, 1824, to Dorcas Montgomery Van Dyke (1806-1838; daughter of Nicholas Van Dyke (1770-1826); granddaughter of Nicholas Van Dyke (1738-1789)); married to Anne Ridgely (1815-1898; daughter of Henry Moore Ridgely); great-grandfather of Francis Victor du Pont; second great-grandfather of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont; first cousin of Henry DuPont; first cousin once removed of Henry Algernon du Pont; first cousin twice removed of Thomas Coleman du Pont, Alfred Irénée du Pont, Pierre Samuel du Pont, Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr. and Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard; first cousin thrice removed of Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland, Thomas Francis Bayard III, Reynolds du Pont and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard (1918-1985); first cousin four times removed of Pierre Samuel du Pont IV and Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  du Pont, Coleman See Thomas Coleman du Pont
  Du Pont, Denise M. — of Yellowstone County, Mont. Democrat. Candidate for Montana state house of representatives 58th District, 2010. Female. Still living as of 2010.
  Dupont, Edward — of Rochester, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  du Pont, Eleuthere Irenee (1921-1994) — also known as Eleuthere I. du Pont; "Brud" — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 21, 1921. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; banker; insurance executive; treasurer of Delaware Republican Party, 1956; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1956. Died, from a heart attack in his office, in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., March 29, 1994 (age 72 years, 312 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Katherine (Clark) du Pont (1891-1963) and Francis Victor du Pont; married to Arminda Dunning; grandson of Thomas Coleman du Pont; second great-grandson of Charles Irénée du Pont; second great-grandnephew of Henry DuPont; third great-grandson of Nicholas Van Dyke (1770-1826); fourth great-grandson of Nicholas Van Dyke (1738-1789); first cousin twice removed of Alfred Irénée du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont; first cousin thrice removed of Henry Algernon du Pont; second cousin once removed of Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland and Reynolds du Pont; second cousin twice removed of Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr., Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard and Eugene Lammot (1899-1987); third cousin of Pierre Samuel du Pont IV; third cousin once removed of Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; fourth cousin of Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political family: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  du Pont, Elise (b. 1935) — also known as Elise Ravenel Wood — of Rockland, New Castle County, Del. Born December 27, 1935. Republican. Lawyer; Assistant Administrator, U.S. Agency for International Development, 1983; candidate for U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Relatives: Daughter of Richard Davis Wood, Jr. (1909-1995) and Margaretta Clarissa (Duane) Wood (1911-1996); married to Pierre Samuel du Pont IV; third great-granddaughter of William John Duane and Benjamin Wood Richards; third great-grandniece of Richard Bache, Jr.; fourth great-granddaughter of Richard Bache; fifth great-granddaughter of Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790); fifth great-grandniece of William Henry Rossell; second cousin thrice removed of Robert Walker Irwin.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Flint-Bache family; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Bache-Dallas family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Mapes-Jennings-Denby-Neuman family of New York and Arizona (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  du Pont, Elizabeth Bradford See Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard
  du Pont, Ethel Hallock (1876-1951) — also known as Ethel H. du Pont; Ethel Fleet Hallock; Mrs. W. K. du Pont — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Beirut, Syria (now Lebanon), October 14, 1876. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1924, 1928; member of Republican National Committee from Delaware, 1924. Female. Died in Singapore, Singapore, March 2, 1951 (age 74 years, 139 days). Interment at Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Daughter of Samuel Hallock (1837-1917) and Sara (Tabet) Hallock (1855-1883); married to William Kemble du Pont (1874-1907; brother of Pierre Samuel du Pont (1870-1954); uncle of Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland and Reynolds du Pont).
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  du Pont, Francis Irenee (1873-1942) — also known as Francis I. du Pont — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., December 3, 1873. Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Delaware, 1912; candidate for mayor of Wilmington, Del., 1913. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 16, 1942 (age 68 years, 103 days). Interment at Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Gurney 'Frank' du Pont (1850-1904) and Elisa Wigfall (Simons) du Pont (1850-1919); married to Marianna Rhett (1875-1967); grandnephew of Henry DuPont; first cousin of Edward Green Bradford, Jr. and Elizabeth Bradford du Pont (who married Thomas Francis Bayard, Jr.); first cousin once removed of Henry Algernon du Pont, Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; first cousin twice removed of Charles Irénée du Pont and Richard Henry Bayard; second cousin of Thomas Coleman du Pont, Alfred Irénée du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont (1870-1954); second cousin once removed of Francis Victor du Pont, Lammot du Pont Copeland and Reynolds du Pont; second cousin twice removed of Louis Trezevant Wigfall, Eleuthere Irenee du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont IV.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  du Pont, Francis Victor (1894-1962) — also known as Francis V. du Pont; Frank V. du Pont — of Greenville, New Castle County, Del.; Cambridge, Dorchester County, Md. Born in Johnstown, Cambria County, Pa., May 28, 1894. Republican. Engineer; member, Delaware State Highway Commission, 1922-49; president, Equitable Trust Company of Wilmington; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1944, 1948; member of Republican National Committee from Delaware, 1952; Commissioner, U.S. Bureau of Public Roads, 1953-56. Died, from lung cancer, in University Hospital, Baltimore, Md., May 16, 1962 (age 67 years, 353 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alice (du Pont) du Pont (1863-1937) and Thomas Coleman du Pont; brother of Alice Hounsfield du Pont (1891-1967; who married Clayton Douglass Buck); married, June 16, 1917, to Katherine Clark (divorced 1931); married 1932 to Janet M. Gram; father of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont; great-grandson of Charles Irénée du Pont; great-grandnephew of Henry DuPont; second great-grandson of Nicholas Van Dyke (1770-1826); third great-grandson of Nicholas Van Dyke (1738-1789); first cousin once removed of Alfred Irénée du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont (1870-1954); first cousin twice removed of Henry Algernon du Pont; second cousin of Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland and Reynolds du Pont; second cousin once removed of Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr., Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard, Eugene Lammot and Pierre Samuel du Pont IV; third cousin of Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; third cousin once removed of Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  du Pont, Frank V. See Francis Victor du Pont
  Dupont, Germain P. (c.1915-1963) — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., about 1915. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; employed at J. F. McElwain Shoe Company; secretary-treasurer, New Hampshire Shoe Workers Union; Hillsborough County Commissioner, 1959-63; candidate in primary for mayor of Manchester, N.H., 1963. Catholic. Member, Catholic War Veterans; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Foresters. Suffered a heart attack at his home, and was dead on arrival at Notre Dame Hospital, Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., December 12, 1963 (age about 48 years). Interment at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Manchester, N.H.
  Relatives: Married to Laurette E. Prince.
  Dupont Pool (now Dupont Splash Pad), a public park facility in Manchester, New Hampshire, is named for him.
  DuPont, Henry (1812-1889) — Born in New Castle County, Del., August 8, 1812. Republican. Adjutant General of Delaware, 1846-61; head of the E. I. du Pont de Nemours gunpowder manufacturing firm; candidate for Presidential Elector for Delaware, 1868, 1876, 1880, 1888. French ancestry. Died in New Castle County, Del., August 8, 1889 (age 77 years, 0 days). Interment at Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Eleuthere Irenee DuPont (1771-1834) and Sophia Madeline (Dalmas) DuPont (1775-1828); married to Louisa Gebhard (1816-1900); father of Henry Algernon du Pont; granduncle of Thomas Coleman du Pont, Alfred Irénée du Pont, Pierre Samuel du Pont (1870-1954), Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr. and Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard; great-granduncle of Francis Victor du Pont, Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland, Thomas Francis Bayard III, Reynolds du Pont and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; second great-granduncle of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont, Pierre Samuel du Pont IV and Richard Henry Bayard; first cousin of Charles Irénée du Pont.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  du Pont, Henry Algernon (1838-1926) — also known as Henry A. du Pont — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del.; Winterthur, New Castle County, Del. Born in Eleutherian Mills, New Castle County, Del., July 30, 1838. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; received the Medal of Honor in 1898 for his handling of the retreat at the Battle of Cedar Creek, Va., October 19, 1864; president, Wilmington and Northern Railroad, 1879-1899; candidate for Presidential Elector for Delaware, 1892; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1896, 1908, 1912; U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1906-17; defeated, 1916; Presidential Elector for Delaware, 1920. Episcopalian. Died in Winterthur, New Castle County, Del., December 31, 1926 (age 88 years, 154 days). Interment at Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Henry DuPont and Louisa (Gerhard) du Pont (1816-1900); married 1874 to Mary Pauline Foster (1849-1902); first cousin once removed of Charles Irénée du Pont, Thomas Coleman du Pont, Alfred Irénée du Pont, Pierre Samuel du Pont, Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr. and Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard; first cousin twice removed of Francis Victor du Pont, Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland, Thomas Francis Bayard III, Ethel du Pont (1916-1965; who married Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr.), Reynolds du Pont and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard (1918-1985); first cousin thrice removed of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont, Pierre Samuel du Pont IV and Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; 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
  du Pont, Henry Belin, Jr. (1898-1970) — also known as Henry B. du Pont — of Greenville, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., July 23, 1898. Republican. Vice-president, director, DuPont chemical company; director, North American Aviation Corp. and General Motors; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1936 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Died in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., April 13, 1970 (age 71 years, 264 days). Interment at Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Belin du Pont (1873-1902) and Eluthera (Bradford) du Pont (1873-1953); married, October 24, 1928, to Margaret Wilson Lewis (1900-1985); married, February 24, 1949, to Emily Tybout (du Pont) Smith (1913-1991); nephew of Pierre Samuel du Pont, William Kemble du Pont (1874-1907; who married Ethel Fleet Hallock) and Edward Green Bradford, Jr.; grandson of Edward Green Bradford II; great-grandson of Edward Green Bradford; great-grandnephew of Henry DuPont; first cousin of Lammot du Pont Copeland and Reynolds du Pont; first cousin once removed of Thomas Coleman du Pont, Alfred Irénée du Pont, Francis Irenee du Pont, Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard and Pierre Samuel du Pont IV; first cousin twice removed of Henry Algernon du Pont; first cousin thrice removed of Charles Irénée du Pont; second cousin of Francis Victor du Pont, Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; second cousin once removed of Eugene Lammot (1899-1987), Eleuthere Irenee du Pont and Richard Henry Bayard; second cousin five times removed of Timothy Pitkin; third cousin thrice removed of Bailey Frye Adams; eighth great-grandson of George Wyllys and John Haynes.
  Political family: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dupont, Iris — of Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Dupont, Jerome See A. Jerome Dupont
  Dupont, Jerry See A. Jerome Dupont
  Dupont, Julius — of Houma, Terrebonne Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  DuPont, Michael — of Red Bank, Monmouth County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Dupont, Ory See C. Ory Dupont
  du Pont, Pete See Pierre Samuel du Pont IV
  du Pont, Pierre Samuel (1870-1954) — also known as Pierre S. du Pont — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., January 15, 1870. President (1915-19) and director of the Du Pont chemical company; chairman (1915-29) and president (1920-23) of General Motors; director, Pennsylvania Railroad; member of Delaware state board of education, 1919-21; delegate to Delaware convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; Delaware Liquor Commissioner, 1933-38. Member, American Philosophical Society; Phi Kappa Sigma. Died in 1954 (age about 84 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Lammot du Pont (1831-1884) and Mary (Belin) du Pont; brother of William Kemble du Pont (1874-1907; who married Ethel Fleet Hallock); married, October 6, 1915, to Alice Belin (sister of Ferdinand Lammot Belin); uncle of Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland and Reynolds du Pont; grandnephew of Henry DuPont; granduncle of Pierre Samuel du Pont IV; first cousin of Thomas Coleman du Pont and Alfred Irénée du Pont; first cousin once removed of Henry Algernon du Pont and Francis Victor du Pont; first cousin twice removed of Charles Irénée du Pont and Eleuthere Irenee du Pont; second cousin of Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr., Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard and Eugene Lammot; second cousin once removed of Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard (1918-1985); second cousin twice removed of Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  du Pont, Pierre Samuel IV (b. 1935) — also known as Pete du Pont — of Rockland, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., January 22, 1935. Republican. Lawyer; member of Delaware state house of representatives, 1969-70; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1971-77; Governor of Delaware, 1977-85; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1988. Episcopalian. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Pierre Samuel du Pont III (1910-1988) and Jane (Holcomb) du Pont (1913-1985); married to Elise du Pont; nephew of Reynolds du Pont; grandnephew of Pierre Samuel du Pont; second great-grandnephew of Henry DuPont; first cousin once removed of Henry Belin du Pont, Jr. and Lammot du Pont Copeland; first cousin twice removed of Thomas Coleman du Pont and Alfred Irénée du Pont; first cousin thrice removed of Henry Algernon du Pont; first cousin four times removed of Charles Irénée du Pont; second cousin once removed of Francis Victor du Pont; second cousin twice removed of Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr., Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard and Eugene Lammot (1899-1987); third cousin of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont; third cousin once removed of Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; fourth cousin of Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political family: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  du Pont, Reynolds (1918-1980) — of Greenville, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., March 15, 1918. Republican. Engineer; chemical manufacturer; member of Delaware state senate, 1959-74 (New Castle County 3rd District 1959-64, 7th District 1965-68, 6th District 1969-72, 7th District 1973-74); delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1964. Died in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., February 19, 1980 (age 61 years, 341 days). Interment at Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Natalie Driver (Wilson) du Pont (1877-1918) and Lammot du Pont (1880-1952); married, June 29, 1942, to Katharine Lewars; nephew of Pierre Samuel du Pont and William Kemble du Pont (1874-1907; who married Ethel Fleet Hallock); uncle of Pierre Samuel du Pont IV; great-grandnephew of Henry DuPont; first cousin of Henry Belin du Pont, Jr. and Lammot du Pont Copeland; first cousin once removed of Thomas Coleman du Pont and Alfred Irénée du Pont; first cousin twice removed of Henry Algernon du Pont; first cousin thrice removed of Charles Irénée du Pont; second cousin of Francis Victor du Pont; second cousin once removed of Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr., Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard, Eugene Lammot and Eleuthere Irenee du Pont; third cousin of Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard (1918-1985); third cousin once removed of Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  du Pont, T. Coleman See Thomas Coleman du Pont
  Dupont, Ted See Theodore A. Dupont, Jr.
  Dupont, Theodore A., Jr. — also known as Ted Dupont, Jr. — of Dayton, Campbell County, Ky. Democrat. Mayor of Dayton, Ky., 1962-65; resigned 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  du Pont, Thomas Coleman (1863-1930) — also known as T. Coleman du Pont — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., December 11, 1863. Republican. Engineer; president, E.I. Du Pont de Nemours Powder Co., 1902-15; president, Central Coal and Iron Co., and other mining firms; director, Union National Bank; owner of hotels; Delaware Republican state chair, 1904-12; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1908 (alternate), 1920 (speaker), 1924, 1928; member of Republican National Committee from Delaware, 1908-30; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1916; U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1921-22, 1925-28; appointed 1921; defeated, 1922; resigned 1928. Member, American Academy of Political and Social Science; Union League. Died, from cancer of the larynx, in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., November 11, 1930 (age 66 years, 335 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Antoine Bidermann du Pont (1837-1923) and Ellen Susan (Coleman) du Pont (1838-1876); married, January 17, 1889, to Alice Elsie du Pont (1863-1937); father of Alice Hounsfield du Pont (1891-1967; who married Clayton Douglass Buck) and Francis Victor du Pont; grandfather of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont; grandnephew of Henry DuPont; first cousin of Alfred Irénée du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont (1870-1954); first cousin once removed of Henry Algernon du Pont, Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland and Reynolds du Pont; first cousin twice removed of Charles Irénée du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont IV; second cousin of Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr., Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard and Eugene Lammot; second cousin once removed of Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; second cousin twice removed of Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dupont, Thomas E. — of Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state senate 29th District; elected 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  du Pont, Mrs. W. K. See Ethel Hallock du Pont
  Dupont, W. S. — of Elko, Elko County, Nev. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Dupont, William — of Berlin, Coos County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1920. Burial location unknown.


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