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GORDON-MCCUTCHAN (Soundex G635)

  Gordon-McCutchan, R. C. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 19th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.


GORDUS (Soundex G632) — See also BERNARDUS, BOGARDUS, GARRARDUS, GERARDUS, GERDES, MORDUE, MORDUFF, PORDUM.

  Gordus, Michael — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1948, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GORDY (Soundex G630) — See also DECORDY, FORDYCE, GARDA, GERDI, GONDY, GORBY, GORY, GROODY, GUARDO, SORDYL.

  GORDY: See also James Earl Carter, Sr. — James Earl Carter, Jr.
  Gordy, Bruce — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Candidate for mayor of Orlando, Fla., 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Gordy, M. T. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Gordy, Resse O. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 5th District, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gordy, Tom T. — of Bristow, Prince William County, Va. Republican. Candidate for Virginia state senate 29th District, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Gordy, William — of Laurel, Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Gordy, William G. — of Wicomico County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Wicomico County, 1870, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Gordy, William S., Jr. — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Democrat. Maryland state comptroller, 1922-39; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1928, 1936. Burial location unknown.


GORE (Soundex G600) — See also CORE, GERE, GERO, GIRE, GLORE, GOAR, GORA, GOREE, GORELICK, GORELL, GORENCE, GORES, GORET, GOREY, GORR, GORSE, GORY, GOUR, GUEAR, GUEYER, GUIER, GUIRE, GURR, GUYER, GUYRE, KILGORE, KILLGORE, LEGORE, PORE, REGO, ROGGE.

  GORE: See also Nina Gore Auchincloss — Joseph Gore Barr — Robert Nall Bodine — Nora Bullitt — Mounce Gore Butler — William Bryant Cooper — Sammy Davis, Jr. — James Gore King — John Gore Long — Frank Hughes Murkowski — Curtis B. Trent, Jr. — Eugene Luther Gore Vidal, Jr. — Barbara Gore Washington
  Gore, Al See Albert Arnold Gore, Jr.
  Gore, Albert — of Elk Point, Union County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member of Dakota territorial House of Representatives, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Albert Arnold (1907-1998) — also known as Albert Gore — of Carthage, Smith County, Tenn. Born in Granville, Jackson County, Tenn., December 26, 1907. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Tennessee 4th District, 1939-44, 1945-53; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1953-71; defeated, 1970; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1956. Baptist. Died in Carthage, Smith County, Tenn., December 5, 1998 (age 90 years, 344 days). Interment at Smith County Memorial Gardens, Carthage, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Allen Gore (1869-1956) and Margie Betty (Denny) Gore (1878-1963); married, April 17, 1937, to Pauline LaFon (1912-2004); father of Albert Arnold Gore, Jr.; first cousin once removed of Mary Benton Gore (who married Gordon Evans Dean (1905-1958)); second cousin of Louise Gore.
  Political family: Gore family of Carthage, Tennessee.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books by Albert Gore, Sr.: Let The Glory Out: My South And Its Politics (2000)
  Gore, Albert Arnold, Jr. (b. 1948) — also known as Al Gore; "Ozone Man"; "Sundance" — of Carthage, Smith County, Tenn. Born in Washington, D.C., March 31, 1948. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; U.S. Representative from Tennessee, 1977-85 (4th District 1977-83, 6th District 1983-85); U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1985-93; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1988; Vice President of the United States, 1993-2001; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; candidate for President of the United States, 2000. Baptist. Member, Jaycees; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Farm Bureau. Received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007 for his work on global warming. Still living as of 2020.
  Relatives: Son of Albert Arnold Gore (1907-1998) and Pauline (LaFon) Gore (1912-2004); married, May 19, 1970, to Tipper Aitcheson; second cousin of Mary Benton Gore (who married Gordon Evans Dean); second cousin once removed of Louise Gore.
  Political family: Gore family of Carthage, Tennessee.
  Cross-reference: Gore Vidal
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books by Al Gore: Earth in the Balance : Ecology and the Human Spirit (1993)
  Books about Al Gore: David Maraniss & Ellen Nakashima, The Prince of Tennessee : The Rise of Al Gore — Bill Turque, Inventing Al Gore: A Biography — Bob Zelnick, Gore : A Political Life — Joseph Kaufman, The World According to Al Gore : An A-to-Z Compilation of His Opinions, Positions, and Public Statements — Alexander Cockburn & Jeffrey St. Clair, Al Gore : A User's Manual — Roger Simon, Divided We Stand : How Al Gore Beat George Bush and Lost the Presidency — Scott Farris, Almost President: The Men Who Lost the Race but Changed the Nation — Rebecca Stefoff, Al Gore : Vice President (for young readers)
  Critical books about Al Gore: Bill Sammon, At Any Cost : How Al Gore Tried to Steal the Election — Bernard Goldberg, 100 People Who Are Screwing Up America (And Al Franken Is #37)
  Gore, Ann — of Illinois. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Gore, Asa A. — of Preston, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Preston, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Cartrell — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Gore, Charles W. — of Berrien County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 2nd Circuit, 1941. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Charlie, Jr. (1930-1984) — of Chapmanville, Logan County, W.Va. Born in Chapmanville, Logan County, W.Va., October 4, 1930. Democrat. Radio announcer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Logan County, 1961-62. Protestant. Died in June, 1984 (age 53 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charlie Gore and Mima (Walker) Gore; married, March 4, 1948, to Gloria Ann Turner.
  Gore, Christopher (1758-1827) — of Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 21, 1758. Delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1788; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1788-89, 1808; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1789-96; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1806-07; Governor of Massachusetts, 1809-10; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1813-16. Died in Waltham, Middlesex County, Mass., March 1, 1827 (age 68 years, 161 days). Interment at Old Granary Burying Ground, Boston, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gore, David — of Illinois. Illinois state auditor of public accounts, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Don — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Florida 7th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Gore, E. C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Mrs. Fletcher — of Sturgis, Oktibbeha County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Gore, Frederick A. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Gena See Legena Gore
  Gore, George B. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1973-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Gore, George B. — Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 22nd District, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Gore, Howard Mason (1887-1947) — also known as Howard M. Gore — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Born near Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va., October 12, 1887. Republican. Farmer; Governor of West Virginia, 1925-29; U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, 1924-25; candidate for nomination for U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1928; West Virginia commissioner of agriculture, 1931-33; appointed 1931; defeated, 1932, 1940. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Moose; Phi Sigma Kappa; Beta Theta Pi. Died in Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va., June 20, 1947 (age 59 years, 251 days). Interment at Elkview Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Solomon D. Gore and Marietta P. (Rogers) Gore; married, March 6, 1907, to Roxilene Carter 'Roxie' Bailey (died).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gore, I. T. — Dakota territorial auditor, 1864-66. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, James K. — of Elkhart, Elkhart County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Elkhart, Ind., 1889-94. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Jan — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 111th District, 1992, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Gore, John Ashford (d. 1917) — also known as John A. Gore — U.S. Consul in Regina, 1916-17, died in office 1917. Died in Regina, Saskatchewan, January 26, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, John J. — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Danbury, 1908, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, John J. — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn.; Cookeville, Putnam County, Tenn. Republican. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1909; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1912, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Joshua — of Saccarappa, Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at Saccarappa, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Legena — also known as Gena Gore — Republican. Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Gore, Leroy — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 3rd District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Lorren T. — of Fountain, El Paso County, Colo. Democrat. Postmaster at Fountain, Colo., 1914-19. Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Louise (1925-2005) — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va., March 8, 1925. Republican. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1963-67; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Maryland at-large, 1964; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1964, 1972; member of Maryland state senate, 1967-69; Republican candidate for Governor of Maryland, 1974, 1978 (primary). Female. Died, from cancer, in a hospice at Washington, D.C., October 6, 2005 (age 80 years, 212 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Second cousin of Albert Arnold Gore; second cousin once removed of Albert Arnold Gore, Jr. (1948-).
  Political family: Gore family of Carthage, Tennessee.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Gore, Mahlon (1837-1916) — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Born February 4, 1837. Newspaper editor; mayor of Orlando, Fla., 1893-96. Died June 27, 1916 (age 79 years, 144 days). Burial location unknown.
  Gore, Marion A. — of Durham, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Gore, Nina S. See Nina Gore Auchincloss
  Gore, Robert Hayes (1886-1972) — also known as Robert H. Gore — of Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind.; Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla. Born in Knottsville, Daviess County, Ky., May 24, 1886. Democrat. Newspaper editor; Governor of Puerto Rico, 1933-34; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1944. Died in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla., December 26, 1972 (age 86 years, 216 days). Interment at Lauderdale Memorial Park, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gore, Thomas E. — of Riverside, Riverside County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Thomas P. Gore Gore, Thomas Pryor (1870-1949) — also known as Thomas P. Gore — of Texas; Lawton, Comanche County, Okla.; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born near Embry, Webster County, Miss., December 10, 1870. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas, 1898; member Oklahoma territorial council, 1903-05; U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, 1907-21, 1931-37; defeated, 1920, 1936; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912 (speaker), 1928; member of Democratic National Committee from Oklahoma, 1912-16. Member, Knights of Pythias; Moose; Woodmen; Elks. Blind due to an accident suffered when he was a boy; first blind member of the U.S. Senate. Died March 16, 1949 (age 78 years, 96 days). Originally entombed at Rose Hill Burial Park, Oklahoma City, Okla.; later interred in 1949 at Fairlawn Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  Relatives: Son of Tom M. Gore and Carrie E. (Wingo) Gore; married, December 27, 1900, to Nina Kay; father of Nina Gore Auchincloss (who married Hugh Dudley Auchincloss); grandfather of Eugene Luther Gore Vidal, Jr. (1925-2012).
  Political family: Kennedy family.
  The town of Gore, Oklahoma, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Gore, Tracy M. — of Iowa. Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 1st District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
Victor M. Gore Gore, Victor M. (b. 1858) — of Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Mich. Born in Plainview, Macoupin County, Ill., September 29, 1858. Lawyer; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 7th District, 1907-08; member of University of Michigan board of regents, 1914-27. English ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1927
  Gore, W. E. — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1948 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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