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EASTMAN (Soundex E235) — See also EAST, EASTMEAD, EASTMOND, MASSANET, OESTMANN, SITEMAN, STAMAN, STAMEN, STEHMAN, STEMEN, STOWMAN, TOASTMASTER.

  EASTMAN: See also Walter Alexander Adams — Richard Martin Baner — Charles Henry Bartlett — Eastman Birkett — Charles Henry Budd — Arthur Benjamin Calef — Deane Chandler Davis — Charles Rogers Fenwick — Garret James Garretson — Herbert Funk Goodrich — J. Eastman Johnson — Daniel Kellogg — William Pitman — Gerry Eastman Studds — Daniel Webster — Albion Paris Whitney — Amos Eastman Wood
  Eastman, A. H. — of Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Alvah — of St. Cloud, Stearns County, Minn. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 28, 1889-90; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Eastman, Ben C. See Benjamin C. Eastman
  Eastman, Benjamin C. (1812-1856) — also known as Ben C. Eastman — of Platteville, Grant County, Wis. Born in Strong, Franklin County, Maine, October 24, 1812. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 2nd District, 1851-55. Died in Platteville, Grant County, Wis., February 2, 1856 (age 43 years, 101 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Eastman (1784-1864) and Jane (Hitchcock) Eastman (1786-1865); married, July 3, 1841, to Charlotte S. Sewell; third cousin once removed of Ira Allen Eastman (1809-1881) and Joseph Bartlett Eastman; fourth cousin once removed of Daniel Kellogg.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Eastman, Charles C. — of Wadena, Wadena County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Wadena, Minn., 1897-1910. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Charles F. — of Weare, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate in primary for New Hampshire state senate 14th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Charles G. — of Montpelier, Washington County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Charles H. (1819-1879) — of Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H. Born in Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H., June 29, 1819. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1861-62; member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1863-65. Methodist. Died in Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H., August 4, 1879 (age 60 years, 36 days). Interment at Pleasant Street Cemetery, Claremont, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Timothy Eastman (1790-1859) and Eunice Spaulding (Barnes) Eastman (1795-1856); first cousin once removed of Edwin Gamage Eastman (1847-?); second cousin once removed of James Kilbourne (1770-1850); third cousin of Byron H. Kilbourn; third cousin once removed of Robert Cleveland Usher and James Kilbourne (1842-1919); third cousin thrice removed of Joshua Coit and James Warren Driver; fourth cousin once removed of Samuel Clement Fessenden, Daniel Kellogg, Ira Allen Eastman, Benjamin Franklin Flanders and Robert Foss Fernald.
  Political family: Eastman family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Eastman, Charles H. — of Millinocket, Penobscot County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at Millinocket, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Charles R. — of Kensington, Rockingham County, N.H. Democrat. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Kensington, 1956; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Kensington; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Charles Sumner (1864-1939) — also known as Charles S. Eastman — of Hot Springs, Fall River County, S.Dak. Born in Primrose, Dane County, Wis., January 23, 1864. Democrat. Lawyer; real estate business; Fall River County Sheriff, 1897-1900; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 44th District, 1907-08; postmaster; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1928. Member, Odd Fellows. Died in Hot Springs, Fall River County, S.Dak., August 26, 1939 (age 75 years, 215 days). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Charles Sumner
  Relatives: Son of Dean Henry Eastman (1835-1914) and Ellen Alice (Buchanan) Eastman (1841-1923); married, April 15, 1888, to Agnes Colgan (1868-1931); nephew of Robert Marion LaFollette; second cousin four times removed of Edward Hutchinson Robbins; fourth cousin once removed of Sumner Wellington Farnham, Carlisle Stewart Abbott and Edgar Augustus Farnham (1848-1931).
  Political families: Eastman family; Farnham family of East Windsor Hill, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Eastman, Cyrus — of Littleton, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, David — of South Dakota. South Dakota commissioner of school and public lands, 1899-1903. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, E. C. — of Wilmot, Roberts County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 33rd District, 1919-22. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Edward — of Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis. Democrat. Postmaster at Oshkosh, Wis., 1846-49, 1853-61. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Edwin Gamage (b. 1847) — also known as Edwin G. Eastman — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Grantham, Sullivan County, N.H., November 22, 1847. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1876; member of New Hampshire state senate 21st District, 1889-90; New Hampshire state attorney general, 1892-1911; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention, 1901; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1908. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Henry Eastman (1815-1899) and Pauline Sibley (Winter) Eastman (1821-1878); married, March 12, 1877, to Elma E. Dodge (1849-1880); married, March 15, 1885, to Morgie A. Follansby; first cousin once removed of Charles H. Eastman (1819-1879).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Flanders family of Vermont; Rowell family of Maine (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Eastman, Edwin George (1833-1872) — also known as Edwin G. Eastman — of Maine. Born in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, October 5, 1833. Sea captain; U.S. Consul in Cork, 1862-69. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., December 22, 1872 (age 39 years, 78 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Eastman (1798-1863) and Sophia (Springer) Eastman (1798-1872); married, July 5, 1862, to Jennie Maria Harwood (1834-1908); second cousin twice removed of Daniel Webster; fourth cousin once removed of Anthony Colby (1792-1873).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Eastman, Edwin W. — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Exeter, 1956; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Exeter; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Elizabeth M. — also known as Pat Eastman — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972, 1996, 2000; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Eastman, Elrich A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 23rd District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Eastman, Enoch W. — of Hardin County, Iowa. Lieutenant Governor of Iowa, 1864-66. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Enos E. — of Sheboygan County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Sheboygan County 2nd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Francis A. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Postmaster at Chicago, Ill., 1869-73. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Frank M. — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Postmaster at Butler, Pa., 1869-71, 1888-92. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Frank M. — of Montana. U.S. Attorney for Montana, 1881-83. Burial location unknown.
George Eastman Eastman, George (1854-1932) — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Waterville, Oneida County, N.Y., July 12, 1854. Republican. Inventor; founder, Eastman Kodak Company; philanthropist; Presidential Elector for New York, 1900, 1916; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. English ancestry. Died from a self-inflicted gunshot, in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., March 14, 1932 (age 77 years, 246 days). His suicide note was just six words: "My work is done. Why wait?". Interment at Kodak Park, Rochester, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Washington Eastman (1815-1862) and Maria (Kilbourn) Eastman (1821-1907); first cousin of Harvey Gridley Eastman (1832-1878); third cousin of Frederick Walker Pitkin; third cousin twice removed of James Kilbourne and Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875); fourth cousin once removed of Silas Condict, Byron H. Kilbourn, Harrison Blodget, George Bradley Kellogg, Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918), Clarence Horatio Pitkin, Carroll Peabody Pitkin, Caleb Seymour Pitkin and Eldred C. Pitkin.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about George Eastman: Carl W. Ackerman, George Eastman: Founder of Kodak and the Photography Business — Elizabeth Brayer, George Eastman: A Biography — Lynda Pflueger, George Eastman: Bringing Photography to the People (for young readers)
  Image source: Time Magazine, March 31, 1924
  Eastman, George A. — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1899, 1901 (Social Democratic). Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, George S. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 18th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, George W. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Gertrude — of Ludington, Mason County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1939-47. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, H. G. See Harvey Gridley Eastman
  Eastman, Harlan G. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Republican. Postmaster at Oklahoma City, Okla., 1911-15. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Harvey Gridley (1832-1878) — also known as Harvey G. Eastman; H. G. Eastman — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in Marshall, Oneida County, N.Y., November 16, 1832. Republican. College professor; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868; mayor of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1869; member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County 2nd District, 1872, 1874. Died, from congestion of the lungs, in Denver, Colo., July 13, 1878 (age 45 years, 239 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Horace H. Eastman (1807-1898) and Mary A. (Gridley) Eastman (1812-1888); married to Minerva M. Clark; first cousin of George Eastman; third cousin twice removed of Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875); fourth cousin once removed of George Bradley Kellogg and Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Eastman, Henry A. — of Ashford, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ashford; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Herbert L. — of Kensington, Rockingham County, N.H. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1948, 1952; candidate for New Hampshire state senate 23rd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Herman B. — of Roxbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 16th District, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Hiram W. — People's candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Ida R. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 27th District, 1915. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Ira Allen (1809-1881) — of New Hampshire. Born in Gilmanton, Belknap County, N.H., January 1, 1809. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1836-38; Speaker of the New Hampshire State House of Representatives, 1837-38; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire at-large, 1839-43; common pleas court judge in New Hampshire, 1844-48; justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1848-59; candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, 1863. Died in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., March 21, 1881 (age 72 years, 79 days). Interment at Valley Cemetery, Manchester, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Stephen Eastman (born 1778) and Hannah (Page) Eastman; married, February 20, 1833, to Jane Quackenbush; nephew of Nehemiah Eastman; third cousin once removed of Benjamin C. Eastman; third cousin twice removed of Joseph Bartlett Eastman (1882-1944); fourth cousin of Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875); fourth cousin once removed of Anthony Colby, Charles H. Eastman, George Bradley Kellogg and Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918).
  Political family: Eastman family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Eastman, Irving Willard (b. 1895) — of Whiting, Addison County, Vt. Born in St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vt., May 23, 1895. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1959-61; member of Vermont state senate from Addison County, 1963. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; American Legion; Sons of the American Revolution; Chi Psi. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, J. B. — of Tumwater, Thurston County, Wash. Postmaster at Tumwater, Wash., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, J. C. — of California. Member of California state assembly 16th District, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, J. C. — of New Hampshire. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Joel — of Conway, Carroll County, N.H. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from New Hampshire, 1839; U.S. Attorney for New Hampshire, 1841-45. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Joel — of Conway, Carroll County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, John — of Crystal, Hennepin County, Minn. Village president of Crystal, Minnesota, 1928-30. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, John — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 34th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Eastman, John A. — of Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state senate 4th District, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, John A. — Natural Law candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Eastman, John M. — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Jefferson County 1st District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, John O. — of Stow, Oxford County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Oxford County (5th), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Joseph Bartlett (1882-1944) — also known as Joseph B. Eastman — of Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass.; Washington, D.C. Born in Katonah, Westchester County, N.Y., June 26, 1882. Member, Massachusetts Public Service Commission, 1915-19; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1919-44. Member, Psi Upsilon; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in 1944 (age about 62 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. John Huse Eastman (1849-1917) and Lucy (King) Eastman; third cousin once removed of Benjamin C. Eastman; third cousin twice removed of Ira Allen Eastman (1809-1881).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Eastman, Josiah C. — of Hampstead, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 2nd District, 1853-55. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Josiah R. — of Roxbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Roxbury, 1823, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, L. S. — of Wenatchee, Chelan County, Wash. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Lelia — of Orange, Orange County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Lynn A. — of Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 81st District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Eastman, Nehemiah (1782-1856) — of Farmington, Strafford County, N.H. Born in Gilmanton, Belknap County, N.H., June 16, 1782. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1813; member of New Hampshire state senate 5th District, 1820-25; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire at-large, 1825-27. Died in Farmington, Strafford County, N.H., January 11, 1856 (age 73 years, 209 days). Interment at Farmington Cemetery, Farmington, N.H.
  Relatives: Uncle of Ira Allen Eastman (1809-1881).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Eastman, Pat See Elizabeth M. Eastman
  Eastman, R. Seymour — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 37th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, R. T. — Nonpartisan candidate for Lieutenant Governor of South Dakota, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Rebecca H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 11th District, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Robert E. (b. 1942) — of Michigan. Born in 1942. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Eastman, Scott F. — of Weare, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1948; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Weare, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Seymour See R. Seymour Eastman
  Eastman, Timothy — of Michigan. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Tom, Jr. — of Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Wesley — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1932, 1933, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Worth — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Eastman, Zebina — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in Bristol, 1861-69. Burial location unknown.


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