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GRAHAM (Soundex G650) — See also ABRAHAM, ABRAHAMS, ABRAHAMSON, GRAEM, GRAEME, GRAHAME, GRAHN, GRAM, GRAMM, INGRAHAM.

  Graham, V. A. — of Salem, McCook County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 11th District, 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, Varah — of Garner, Wake County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Garner, N.C., 1897-1903. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, Virginia — of Reading, Lyon County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Graham, W. Clyde See William Clyde Graham
  Graham, W. E. — of Wright County, Minn. Candidate for Minnesota state senate 27th District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, W. E., Jr. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Graham, W. H. H. — U.S. Consul in Winnipeg, as of 1898-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, W. J. — of Alamance County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Alamance County, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, W. L. — of Butler County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, Wade A. — of Reedsville, Preston County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 15th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Graham, Wallace D. — of Lake Oswego, Clackamas County, Ore. Mayor of Lake Oswego, Ore., 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Graham, Walter — of New Jersey. Born in Scotland. U.S. Consul in Cape Town, 1863-66. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, Walter — of Lansing Township, Ingham County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for supervisor of Lansing Township, Michigan, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, Walter See R. Walter Graham
  Graham, Warner A. — Vermont secretary of civil and military affairs, 1912-15. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, Wesley See J. Wesley Graham
  Graham, William — of Lincoln County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate from Lincoln County, 1779. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William (1782-1858) — of Indiana. Born at sea, in the North Atlantic Ocean, March 16, 1782. Member of Indiana territorial House of Representatives, 1812; delegate to Indiana state constitutional convention, 1816; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1816-21; Speaker of the Indiana State House of Representatives, 1820-21; member of Indiana state senate, 1821-33; U.S. Representative from Indiana 3rd District, 1837-39. Disciples of Christ. Died in Vallonia, Jackson County, Ind., August 17, 1858 (age 76 years, 154 days). Interment at White Church Cemetery, Near Vallonia, Jackson County, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Graham, William — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County 1st District, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 7th District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Graham, William Alexander (1804-1875) — also known as William A. Graham — of Orange County, N.C. Born near Lincolnton, Lincoln County, N.C., September 5, 1804. Whig. Lawyer; member of North Carolina house of commons, 1833-40; U.S. Senator from North Carolina, 1840-43; Governor of North Carolina, 1845-49; U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1850-52; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1852; member of North Carolina state senate, 1854-66; Senator from North Carolina in the Confederate Congress, 1864-65. Died in Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County, N.Y., August 11, 1875 (age 70 years, 340 days). Interment at Hillsborough Old Town Cemetery, Hillsborough, N.C.
  Relatives: Brother of James Graham (1793-1851); married to Susannah Sarah Washington (1816-1890); father of John Washington Graham, William Alexander Graham, Augustus Washington Graham and Sarah Washington Graham (1851-1909; who married Walter Clark).
  Political family: Graham family of Hillsborough, North Carolina.
  Graham County, N.C. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Graham, William Alexander (1839-1923) — also known as William A. Graham — of Lincoln County, N.C. Born in Hillsborough, Orange County, N.C., December 26, 1839. Democrat. Major in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; planter; member of North Carolina state senate 37th District, 1874-75, 1879-80; member, North Carolina Board of Agriculture, 1899-1908; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Lincoln County, 1905-06; North Carolina commissioner of agriculture, 1908-23; died in office 1923. Baptist. Died December 24, 1923 (age 83 years, 363 days). Interment at Machpelah Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Near Lincolnton, Lincoln County, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of William Alexander Graham and Susannah Sarah (Washington) Graham (1816-1890); brother of John Washington Graham, Augustus Washington Graham and Susan Washington Graham (1851-1909; who married Walter Clark); married, June 9, 1864, to Julia R. Lane (1845-1909); married to Sallie Hill Clark (1864-1936); nephew of James Graham (1793-1851).
  Political family: Graham family of Hillsborough, North Carolina.
  Graham, William B. — Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Adams and Marquette counties, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William B. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
W. Clyde Graham Graham, William Clyde (b. 1897) — also known as W. Clyde Graham — of Pamplico, Florence County, S.C. Born in Coward, Florence County, S.C., December 31, 1897. Accountant; farmer; cattle breeder; bank director; member of South Carolina state house of representatives from Florence County, 1935-38, 1941-48; member of South Carolina state senate, 1951-68 (Florence County 1951-66, 11th District 1967-68). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of W. Watson Graham and Knita Emma (Matthews) Graham; married, November 30, 1922, to Marguerite Hyman.
  Image source: South Carolina Legislative Manual 1964
  Graham, William Franklin, Jr. See Billy Graham
  Graham, William Franklin III See William Franklin Graham III
  Graham, William Franklin III (b. 1952) — also known as Franklin Graham; William Franklin Graham III — of Boone, Watauga County, N.C. Born in Asheville, Buncombe County, N.C., July 14, 1952. Republican. Minister; offered prayer, Republican National Convention, 2000. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Billy Graham (1918-2018) and Ruth McCue (Bell) Graham (1920-2007); married 1974 to Jane Austin Cunningham.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  Graham, William George (1841-1914) — of Winfield, Cowley County, Kan. Born in Holmes County, Ohio, April 18, 1841. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; physician; mayor of Winfield, Kan., 1885-86, 1891. Died in Winfield, Cowley County, Kan., January 2, 1914 (age 72 years, 259 days). Interment at Graham Cemetery, Winfield, Kan.
  Graham, William H. — Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
William H. Graham Graham, William Harrison (1844-1923) — also known as William H. Graham — of Allegheny (now part of Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Allegheny (now part of Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa., August 3, 1844. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; president, Central Accident Insurance Company of Pittsburgh; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1875-78; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1898-1903, 1905-11 (23rd District 1898-1903, 29th District 1905-11). Died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., March 2, 1923 (age 78 years, 211 days). Interment at Highwood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Graham, William J. (b. 1875) — of Lawrence, Essex County, Mass. Born in Lawrence, Essex County, Mass., October 2, 1875. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Seventh Essex District, 1904-06. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William J. — of Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William Johnson (1872-1937) — also known as William J. Graham — of Aledo, Mercer County, Ill. Born near New Castle, Lawrence County, Pa., February 7, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney, 1901-09; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1912; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1915-16; U.S. Representative from Illinois 14th District, 1917-24; resigned 1924; Associate Judge of U.S. Court of Customs Appeals, 1924-37; died in office 1937. Died in Washington, D.C., November 10, 1937 (age 65 years, 276 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Aledo Cemetery, Aledo, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Graham, William L. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Graham, William M. — of Middletown, Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 10th District, 1868-71. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William M. — of Aledo, Mercer County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William N. — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Graham, William S. — of Kenilworth, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Graham, Willis F. — of Monmouth, Warren County, Ill. Circuit judge in Illinois 9th Circuit, 1925. Burial location unknown.


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