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HAYWOOD (Soundex H300) — See also CAYWOOD, HAYWARD, HAYWORTH, HEYWOOD, HOLLYWOOD, MAYWOOD, SAYWOOD, WOOD.

  HAYWOOD: See also George Edmund Badger — Franklin Haywood Berry — William Haywood Bobbitt — Haywood Foxhall — Benjamin Haywood Hagerman — Josiah Hornblower — Basil Charles Manly — Haywood Yancey Riddle — H. Haywood Robbins — William Henry Haywood Tison — John Haywood Tolbert
  Haywood, Adam John — of Edgecombe County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Edgecombe County, 1798. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Albert — of Fredonia, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Fredonia, N.Y., 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Benjamin J. — of Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1896-98. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Charles F. — of Nemaha County, Neb. Member of Nebraska territorial House of Representatives, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Charles F. (b. 1903) — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Born in Lynn, Essex County, Mass., February 18, 1903. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1944 (alternate), 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Charles M. — U.S. Vice Consul in Colón, as of 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Claude W. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 5th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Haywood, George P. — of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1900; postmaster at Lafayette, Ind., 1910-13. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Harrison — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 4th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Haywood, Harry — of Illinois. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Henry — of Edgecombe County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Edgecombe County, 1804. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Henry — of Middlesex County, N.J. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Middlesex County; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Joel — of Ocean County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Ocean County, 1851-53; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, John (d. 1827) — of Edgecombe County, N.C. North Carolina state treasurer, 1787-1827; died in office 1827. Died November 18, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, John (1762-1826) — also known as "The Father of Tennessee History" — Born in Halifax County, N.C., March 16, 1762. North Carolina state attorney general, 1792-95; justice of North Carolina state supreme court, 1794; justice of Tennessee state supreme court, 1816. Founder of Tennesee Antiquarian Society. Died in Davidson County, Tenn., 1826 (age about 64 years). Interment at Tusculum Baptist Church Grounds, Near Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn.
  Haywood County, Tenn. is named for him.
  Haywood, John B. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. U.S. Labor candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 15th District, 1976; U.S. Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Haywood, Joseph L. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Postmaster at Salt Lake City, Utah, 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Levi — of Gardner, Worcester County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, Tom (1939-2001) — of Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Tex. Born in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., September 30, 1939. Republican. University professor; candidate for Texas state house of representatives 81st District, 1990; member of Texas state senate 30th District, 1995-2001; defeated, 1992; died in office 2001. Methodist. Suffered from progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), similar to Parkinson's disease; died, of a heart attack, in Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Tex., July 12, 2001 (age 61 years, 285 days). Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, W. F. — of Ellington, Reynolds County, Mo. Republican. Chair of Reynolds County Republican Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, William — of Edgecombe County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Edgecombe County, 1779. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, William — of Washington, D.C. U.S. Consul General in Honolulu, 1897-99. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, William — of Telluride, San Miguel County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Haywood, William Dallas Polk (1810-1894) — also known as William Dallas Haywood — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Born in Halifax County, N.C., 1810. Mayor of Raleigh, N.C., 1857-58, 1867-68. Died in Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., July 1, 1894 (age about 84 years). Interment at City Cemetery, Raleigh, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Stephen Haywood (1772-1824) and Delia (Hawkins) Haywood (1782-1851); married to Mary Elizabeth Cannon (1815-1894); great-grandson of Philemon Hawkins; first cousin of Elizabeth Ruffin Haywood (1796-1840; who married Edward Bishop Dudley), Charity Hare Haywood (1799-1880; who married Charles Manly) and William Henry Haywood, Jr.; first cousin once removed of Basil Charles Manly; first cousin twice removed of Rufus King Polk, Frank Lyon Polk (1871-1943) and Paul Fletcher Faison; first cousin thrice removed of Elizabeth Polk Guest; first cousin four times removed of Raymond R. Guest.
  Political families: Ashe-Polk family of North Carolina; Polk family; Manly-Haywood-Polk family of Raleigh, North Carolina (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Haywood, William Henry, Jr. (1801-1852) — also known as William H. Haywood, Jr. — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Born in Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., October 23, 1801. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina house of commons, 1831, 1834-36; U.S. Attorney for North Carolina, 1840-43; U.S. Senator from North Carolina, 1843-46; resigned 1846. Died in Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., October 7, 1852 (age 50 years, 350 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Raleigh, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of William Henry Haywood (1770-1857) and Ann (Sheppard) Haywood (1776-1866); brother of Elizabeth Ruffin Haywood (1796-1840; who married Edward Bishop Dudley) and Charity Hare Haywood (1799-1880; who married Charles Manly); uncle of Basil Charles Manly (1839-1882); first cousin of William Dallas Polk Haywood.
  Political family: Manly-Haywood-Polk family of Raleigh, North Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


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