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  ENGLISH: See also Norwood Francis Allman — Robert M. Burleson — Daniel Walter Conway — Harry A. dae-English — Hugh Fletcher Fariss — Michael Aloysius Feighan — Jack English Hightower — Benjamin Franklin Kelley — John Lanneau McMillan — Paul English Mudgett — Dennis Lark Pennington — Henry English Read — Nicholas Roosevelt, Jr. — Hezekiah Bradley Smith — Floyd E. Wagner — Lucius Whitney Watkins
  English, Benjamin R. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Postmaster at New Haven, Conn., 1885-90. Burial location unknown.
  English, Charles H. (1883-1944) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., October 30, 1883. Lawyer; active in the Democratic Party, then later in the Republican Party. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Died February 17, 1944 (age 60 years, 110 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Michael M. English and Maria (Sheridan) English; married to Mary O'Brien and Aline Walker Warfel; father of John W. English (1915-?).
  English, Charles L. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1856; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1856 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  English, Charles L. — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Ansonia, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  English, Charles Reid (b. 1886) — also known as Charles R. English — of Red Bank, Monmouth County, N.J. Born in Englishtown, Monmouth County, N.J., May 18, 1886. Republican. Automobile dealer; mayor of Red Bank, N.J., 1931-39. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Lions. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Perrine English and Anna (Reid) English; married, June 29, 1910, to Ethel Mount.
  English, Charles S. — of Washington, D.C. Born in Washington, D.C. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1871-77. Burial location unknown.
  English, Clifton P. — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, as of 1938-43. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Colin — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Conrad A. — of Mt. Pleasant, Isabella County, Mich. Mayor of Mt. Pleasant, Mich., 1987-88, 1991. Still living as of 1991.
  English, Dana D. — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  English, Donald L. — of Forest Park, Hamilton County, Ohio. Mayor of Forest Park, Ohio, 1964-65; defeated (Republican), 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  English, E. J. — of De Smet, Kingsbury County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 23rd District, 1909-12. Burial location unknown.
  English, E. R. — of Altavista, Campbell County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Edgar — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 2nd District, 1957-60. Still living as of 1960.
  English, Edwin C. — Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  English, Elisha Gale (c.1797-1874) — of Indiana. Born in Kentucky, about 1797. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1832-34, 1839-40, 1842-43; member of Indiana state senate, 1845-51, 1865-67. Member, Freemasons. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., November 14, 1874 (age about 77 years). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Father of William Hayden English (1822-1896); grandfather of William Eastin English.
  Political family: English family of Indianapolis, Indiana.
  English, Eugene See Harlan Eugene English
  English, F. M. — of Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Mayor of Henderson, Ky., 1879-81. Burial location unknown.
  English, Floyd W. — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Corning, N.Y., 1953-68 (acting, 1953-54). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Frank R. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Gary — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 1st District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  English, George T. — of East Paterson (now Elmwood Park), Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1948; mayor of East Paterson, N.J., 1951-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, George Washington (1866-1941) — of East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Ill. Born near Vienna, Johnson County, Ill., May 9, 1866. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Illinois, 1918-26; resigned 1926. Died in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla., 1941 (age about 75 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  English, Glenn Lee, Jr. (b. 1940) — also known as Glenn English — of Cordell, Washita County, Okla. Born in Cordell, Washita County, Okla., November 30, 1940. Democrat. Oil and gas leasing; U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 6th District, 1975-94; resigned 1994. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  English, Grover — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 1st District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  English, H. Eugene See Harlan Eugene English
  English, Harlan Eugene (1843-1900) — also known as H. Eugene English — of Albion, Orleans County, N.Y. Born December 16, 1843. Democrat. Village president of Albion, N.Y., 1891-94. Member, Ancient Order of United Workmen. Died, from heart disease, in Clarendon, Orleans County, N.Y., October 29, 1900 (age 56 years, 317 days). Interment at Mt. Albion Cemetery, Albion, N.Y.
  English, Harry V. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Merchant; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 3rd District, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  English, J. — of Pelham Manor, Westchester County, N.Y. Postmaster at Pelham Manor, N.Y., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  English, J. C. — of Anaconda, Deer Lodge County, Mont. Postmaster at Anaconda, Mont., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  English, J. Kalani — of Maui County, Hawaii. Democrat. Member of Hawaii state senate 5th District; elected 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  English, Jack See John F. English
  English, Jack B. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  English, James Edward (1812-1890) — also known as James E. English — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 13, 1812. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1855, 1872; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1856-58; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1861-65; Governor of Connecticut, 1867-69, 1870-71; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1875-76. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 2, 1890 (age 77 years, 354 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Caroline Augusta Fowler (1811-1874) and Anna Robinson Morris (1849-1898).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  English, James J. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Postmaster at Wilmington, Del., 1913-23. Burial location unknown.
  English, James Lawrence — also known as James L. English — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Mayor of Sacramento, Calif., 1855; California state treasurer, 1857-58; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1876 (chair, Credentials Committee; speaker). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  English, James W. — of Greene County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 23rd District, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  English, James W. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Mayor of Atlanta, Ga., 1881-83. Burial location unknown.
  English, Mrs. Jerry F. — of Union County, N.J. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state senate District 9, 1971. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  English, John — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1833 from District of Tenaha, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  English, John — of Schenectady, Schenectady County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936 (alternate), 1940, 1952; candidate for New York state senate 37th District, 1946; chair of Schenectady County Democratic Party, 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, John D. — of Cadillac, Wexford County, Mich. Mayor of Cadillac, Mich., 1946-49, 1968-69; defeated, 1949, 1969. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, John F. (1926-1987) — also known as Jack English — of Syosset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y.; Kismet, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in 1926. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960, 1964, 1980; chair of Nassau County Democratic Party, 1965. Died, of liver cancer, in Mercy Hospital, Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., November 7, 1987 (age about 61 years). Burial location unknown.
  English, John K. — of Atlantic County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Atlantic County, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  English, John R. — of Kentucky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  English, John W. (1831-1916) — of Mason County, W.Va. Born January 31, 1831. Democrat. Judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1889-1900. Died July 18, 1916 (age 85 years, 169 days). Burial location unknown.
  English, John W. (b. 1915) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., April 20, 1915. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956; candidate for mayor of Erie, Pa., 1959; chair of Erie County Republican Party, 1960. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles H. English (1883-1944) and Mary (O'Brien) English; married to Otilie Germer.
  English, Jonathan — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  English, Joseph — of Depew, Erie County, N.Y. Acting postmaster at Depew, N.Y., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Judy — of Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  English, Kalani See J. Kalani English
  English, Karan (b. 1949) — of Arizona. Born in Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif., March 23, 1949. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1981-87; member of Arizona state senate, 1991-93; U.S. Representative from Arizona 6th District, 1993-95; defeated, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post
  English, Kathryn — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  English, Keith — Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives 68th District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  English, Kenneth Joseph (1899-1970) — also known as Kenneth J. English — of Pittston, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Pittston, Luzerne County, Pa., December 27, 1899. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Pittston, Pa., 1937-39. Catholic. Died in December, 1970 (age about 71 years). Interment at St. John's Cemetery, Pittston, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Francis English and Frances Teresa (Webber) English; married, November 16, 1938, to Mary Frances Burke.
  English, Lorenzo — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Mayor of Columbus, Ohio, 1850-61. Burial location unknown.
  English, Luke N. — of Broome County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Broome County 2nd District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  English, Marietta A. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2000, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  English, Phil See Philip Sheridan English
  English, Philip Sheridan (b. 1956) — also known as Phil English — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., June 20, 1956. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984, 2000, 2004; candidate for Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1988; chief of staff for State Sen. Melissa Hart, 1990-94; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1995-2004 (21st District 1995-2003, 3rd District 2003-04). Catholic. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  English, R. E. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  English, Ray — of New Rockford, Eddy County, N.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Revel W. — of Alton, Madison County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Alton, Ill., 1853-61. Burial location unknown.
  English, Richard B. — of Alexandria, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  English, Richard M. — of Lynwood, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  English, Robert — of Hancock, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1952 (alternate), 1956, 1960; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Hancock, 1956; member of New Hampshire state senate 11th District; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Robert McCalla (b. 1903) — also known as Robert English — Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., September 18, 1903. U.S. Vice Consul in Algiers, 1928-29; Gibraltar, 1929; Istanbul, 1929-31; Bangkok, 1931-32; U.S. Consul in Ottawa, as of 1938-40. Burial location unknown.
  English, Roy — of Mansfield, Tarrant County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  English, S. S. — of Kentucky. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 7th District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  English, Sara Johns — of Jacksonville, Morgan County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1928, 1940. Female. Burial location unknown.
  English, Stansbury — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 6th District, 1933-34. Burial location unknown.
  English, T. R. — of Mayesville, Sumter District (now Sumter County), S.C. Delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Sumter, 1860-62. Burial location unknown.
  English, Ted — of Crocker, Pulaski County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Pulaski County, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Terry Lee — Libertarian. Candidate for Delaware state senate 18th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  English, Thomas — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Dublin, 1809-26. Burial location unknown.
  English, Thomas Dunn (1819-1902) — also known as Thomas D. English — of Bergen County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 29, 1819. Democrat. Physician; songwriter; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1863-64; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1891-95. Died April 1, 1902 (age 82 years, 276 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Newark, N.J.
  Epitaph: "Author + Editor, Lawyer + Physician, Soldier + Statesman, Author of 'Ben Bolt'."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  English, Thomas F. — of Elmsford, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Elmsford, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Thomas J. — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  English, Victor — of Golconda, Pope County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Pope County Republican Party, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  English, W. D. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  English, W. L. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Mayor of Springfield, Mo., 1953-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  English, Wallace D. (b. 1927) — of Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1927. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1974; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 31st District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  English, Warren Barkley (1840-1913) — also known as Warren B. English — of Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Charles Town, Jefferson County, Va. (now W.Va.), May 1, 1840. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of California state senate, 1882; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1884; U.S. Representative from California 3rd District, 1894-95; defeated, 1894. Died in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif., January 9, 1913 (age 72 years, 253 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  English, Wiley M. — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Town president of St. Joseph, Missouri, 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  English, William — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1832 from District of Tenaha, 1832; delegate to Texas Convention of 1833 from District of Tenaha, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  English, William — of Minnesota. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  English, William Eastin (1850-1926) — also known as William E. English — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Lexington, Scott County, Ind., November 3, 1850. Lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1879; U.S. Representative from Indiana 7th District, 1883-85; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1892, 1896; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1912; member of Indiana state senate, 1917-25; defeated (Republican), 1908, 1910. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Elks; Sons of the American Revolution; Society of Colonial Wars; United Spanish War Veterans; Society of the Cincinnati. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., April 29, 1926 (age 75 years, 177 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of William Hayden English and Emma Mardulia (Jackson) English; married, January 5, 1898, to Helen Orr; grandson of Elisha Gale English (1797?-1874).
  Political family: English family of Indianapolis, Indiana.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
William H. English English, William Hayden (1822-1896) — also known as William H. English — of Lexington, Scott County, Ind. Born in Lexington, Scott County, Ind., August 27, 1822. Democrat. Lawyer; banker; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1851-52; Speaker of the Indiana State House of Representatives, 1851-52; U.S. Representative from Indiana 2nd District, 1853-61; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1880. English and French Huguenot ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Sons of the American Revolution; Society of Colonial Wars. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., February 7, 1896 (age 73 years, 164 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Mahala (Eastin) English and Elisha Gale English (1797?-1874); married 1847 to Emma Mardulia Jackson; father of William Eastin English.
  Political family: English family of Indianapolis, Indiana.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Image source: Cornell University Library


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