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HAMPTON (Soundex H513) — See also BAMPTON, CAMPTON, CRAMPTON, FRAMPTON, HAMP, HAMPTOM, HUMPTON, LAMPTON, RAMPTON, RIDGELYOFHAMPTON.

  HAMPTON: See also Oscar Hampton Ballard — Wade Hampton Ballard III — Benjamin Harris Brewster — Orestes Hampton Caldwell — Hampton Lawrence Carson — Hampton J. Cheney — M. Hampton Collins — A. Hampton Coursen — Hampton Dellinger — Arthur Lee Ely — James Hampton Fithian — Wendell Hampton Ford — Hampton Pitts Fulmer — Belfrad Hampton Gray — Hampton B. Hammond — John Hampton Hoge — Z. Hampton Howerton, Sr. — Mrs. Hampton Hutton — Wade Hampton Kitchens — Wade Hampton Lasseter — M. Hampton Magruder — John Laurence Manning — William Hampton McAfee — Wade Hampton McCree, Jr. — Frank Hampton McFadden — Gray Hampton Miller — Joseph Hampton Moore — I. Hampton Page — Hampton Cling Parker — Wade Hampton Phillips — J. Hampton Price — David Hampton Pryor — J. Hampton Reeves — Hampton W. Rice — Hampton Rich — Sidney Hampton Robertson — Herschel Hampton Rose — Herschel Hampton Rose — Oliver Hampton Smith — Robert Hampton Steele — Hampton Tisdale — Moses Hampton Todd
  Hampton, (need first name) — of Alliance, Box Butte County, Neb. Candidate for mayor of Alliance, Neb., 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, A. H. — of Vermillion, Clay County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, A. Y. — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Florida, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Alvin C. (b. 1915) — of Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich. Born in Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich., January 19, 1915. Democrat. Member of Michigan state senate 31st District, 1945-46; defeated, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, March 19, 1938, to Emma J. Beadle.
  Hampton, Amos E. — of Newport, Lincoln County, Ore. Postmaster at Newport, Ore., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Bernie F. (1888-1975) — of Harrison, Clare County, Mich. Born in Clare, Clare County, Mich., April 6, 1888. Republican. Farmer; automobile dealer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Osceola District, 1937-40; defeated in primary, 1940. Died May 29, 1975 (age 87 years, 53 days). Interment at Cherry Grove Cemetery, Clare, Mich.
  Hampton, Bob See Robert D. Hampton
  Hampton, Brian — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Hampton, Charles — of New Bloomfield, Perry County, Pa. Democrat. Chair of Perry County Democratic Party, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Charles E. — of Mountain Grove, Wright County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Mountain Grove, Mo., 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Charles F. — of Albion, Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 9th Senatorial District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Hampton, Charles S. — of Petoskey, Emmet County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 10th District, 1896; secretary of Michigan Democratic Party, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Charles V. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Chester C. — of Titusville, Crawford County, Pa. Democrat. Mayor of Titusville, Pa., 1953-56; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 24th District, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Dave — of Hartford, Van Buren County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1979. Still living as of 1979.
  Hampton, David I. — of New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 7th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Deloris C. — of Dale City, Prince William County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Hampton, Edward R. — of Newtown, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Newtown, 1937-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Elvon — of Genesee, Latah County, Idaho. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Hampton, Eric A. — of Tupelo, Lee County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Hampton, Fred P. — of Sturgis, Meade County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 47th District, 1931-34. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, George — of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J. Democrat. Mayor of Bridgeton, N.J.; elected 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, George M. — of Woodbridge, Prince William County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Hampton, Glenda Bonita — also known as Glenda Hampton — of Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Hampton, Grace — of Inkster, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984 (alternate); candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Hampton, Hilliard Linzy, Jr. — also known as Hilliard L. Hampton, Jr. — of Inkster, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988; mayor of Inkster, Mich., 2000-; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012. African ancestry. Still living as of 2012.
  Hampton, I. B. — of Guide Rock, Webster County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Isaac — of Allegany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Allegany County 1st District, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Mrs. J. C. — of Fayetteville, Lincoln County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Hampton, J. P. — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, J. Wade — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, James Giles (1814-1861) — also known as James G. Hampton — of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J. Born in Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J., June 13, 1814. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1845-49. Died in Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J., September 22, 1861 (age 47 years, 101 days). Interment at Old Broad Street Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Bridgeton, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Hampton, Jeff J. — of Northville, Wayne County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1990 (13th District), 1992 (16th District); candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Hampton, Joe — Republican. Presidential Elector for Nebraska, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Hampton, John — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Hampton, John C. (b. 1891) — of Muncie, Delaware County, Ind. Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., February 5, 1891. Republican. Furniture and undertaking business; mayor of Muncie, Ind., 1926-30, 1943-44. Member, Freemasons; Moose; Elks; American Legion; Forty and Eight. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, John D. — of Conshohocken, Montgomery County, Pa. Burgess of Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, 1927-37. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, John W., Jr. — of Muncie, Delaware County, Ind. Republican. Mayor of Muncie, Ind.; elected 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Hampton, Joseph W. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Whig. Postmaster at Charlotte, N.C., 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Judy E. — of Crossville, Cumberland County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Hampton, Keith (b. 1911) — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Born in Jasper, Marion County, Tenn., July 16, 1911. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Tennessee state constitutional convention, 1953; Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 1960. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Keith — Democrat. Candidate for Judge of Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, 2010; candidate for presiding judge of Texas court of criminal appeals, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Hampton, Kent — Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives 150th District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Hampton, Leonard E. — of Kenova, Wayne County, W.Va. Mayor of Kenova, W.Va., 1979-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Hampton, Mariann — of Waterford, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1992; defeated, 1976, 1980, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Hampton, Mason L. — of New York. Conservative. Candidate for New York state attorney general, 1966; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Hampton, Moses (1803-1878) — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Beaver, Beaver County, Pa., October 28, 1803. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 21st District, 1847-51; state court judge in Pennsylvania, 1853. Died June 27, 1878 (age 74 years, 242 days). Interment at Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Hampton, Pierce — of Waterlily, Currituck County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Currituck County, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, R. J. — of Camden, Ouachita County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Hampton, Robert B. — of Monmouth County, N.J. Independent Party candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 5-A, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Hampton, Robert D. — also known as Bob Hampton — of Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Hampton, Roy — of Plymouth, Washington County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Shelley — of Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Hampton, T. H. — of Brevard, Transylvania County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Ted L. — of Fenton, Genesee County, Mich. Socialist. Workers World candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Hampton, Terry — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 2014. Still living as of 2014.
  Hampton, Verne C. — of Oakland County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 6th Circuit, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Hampton, Vernon B. — of New York. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, W. P. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Wade (1752-1835) — Born in Virginia, 1752. Democrat. Colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1779-86, 1791; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 4th District, 1795-97, 1803-05; Presidential Elector for South Carolina, 1800; general in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812. Reputed to be the wealthiest planter in America; owned more than 3,000 slaves in 1830. Died in Columbia, Richland County, S.C., February 4, 1835 (age about 82 years). Interment at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral Cemetery, Columbia, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Anthony Hampton and Anne (Preston) Hampton; married 1783 to Martha (Epps) Howell (1753-1784); married 1786 to Harriet Flud (1768-1794); married 1801 to Mary Cantey (1779-1863); father of Caroline Martha Hampton (1807-1883; who married John Smith Preston); grandfather of Wade Hampton III (1818-1902).
  Political family: Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Other politicians named for him: Wade H. GibbesWade H. FisherWade H. EllisWade H. LasseterWade H. HarrisWade H. KitchensW. H. PhillipsWade H. FowlerWade H. PepperWade H. Insley, Sr.Wade H. MassieWade H. GarrettWade H. CreekmoreWade H. Crowder, Jr.Wade H. McReynoldsWade H. BallardWade H. McCree, Jr.Wade H. Ballard IIIWade H. Franklin
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Wade Hampton Hampton, Wade III (1818-1902) — also known as "Savior of South Carolina" — of Columbia, Richland County, S.C.; Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., March 28, 1818. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state senate, 1858; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Governor of South Carolina, 1876-79; defeated, 1865; U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1879-91; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1880; U.S. Railroad Commissioner, 1893-97. Episcopalian. Awarded the Confederate Medal of Honor by the Sons of Confederate Veterans. Lost a leg in an accident in 1878. Died in Columbia, Richland County, S.C., April 11, 1902 (age 84 years, 14 days). Interment at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral Cemetery, Columbia, S.C.; statue at State House Grounds, Columbia, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Wade Hampton (1791-1858) and Ann (FitzSimons) Hampton; married, October 10, 1838, to Margaret Buchanan Frances Preston (1818-1852; daughter of Francis Smith Preston; sister of William Campbell Preston (1794-1860)); married 1858 to Mary Singleton McDuffie (1830-1874; daughter of George McDuffie); grandson of Wade Hampton (1752-1835).
  Political families: Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Hampton County, S.C. is named for him.
  The town of Hampton, South Carolina, is named for him.  — Wade Hampton High School (built 1960, rebuilt 2006), in Greenville, South Carolina, is named for him.  — The Wade Hampton State Office Building (opened 1940), in Columbia, South Carolina, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about Wade Hampton: Walter Brian Cisco, Wade Hampton: Confederate Warrior, Conservative Statesman
  Image source: William C. Roberts, Leading Orators (1884)
  Hampton, Wade — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Pittsburgh, Pa., 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Wade, Jr. — of Duncansby Landing, Issaquena County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Wade — of Union, Union County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Wade See J. Wade Hampton
William H. Hampton Hampton, William H. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of New York state senate 36th District, 1935-44; defeated, 1944. Member, Gamma Eta Gamma; Freemasons; Shriners; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Mackie Hampton and Agnes (Hately) Hampton; married to Esther Kolpien.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  Hampton, William P. (b. 1938) — of Birmingham, Oakland County, Mich.; Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich., January 24, 1938. Republican. Lawyer; executive assistant to gubernatorial candidate Paul D. Bagwell, 1958 and 1960; member of Michigan state house of representatives 65th District, 1965-70. Presbyterian. Member, Rotary; Jaycees. Still living as of 1970.
  Relatives: Married 1961 to Elizabeth Taft Bradley.
  Hampton, William R. — of Henderson, Clark County, Nev. Mayor of Henderson, Nev., 1965-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Hampton, William W. — of Leaksville (now part of Eden), Rockingham County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Leaksville, N.C., 1937-52 (acting, 1937). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hampton, Willie E. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1996, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


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