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Hedstrom to Hefron

HEDSTROM (Soundex H323) — See also CHEDSEY, GOLDSTROHM, GOLDSTROM, HEADSTREAM, LINDSTROM, LUNDSTROM, NORDSTROM, REDSTROM, SANDSTROM, STROM, SUNDSTROM.

  Hedstrom, Carl W. — of Gardner, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hedstrom, Mariann — of Visalia, Tulare County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


HEDTKE (Soundex H320) — See also GNODTKE, HATCH, HETTCHE, HITCH, KADTKE, LIEDTKE, LUEDTKE, SCHMIDTKE.

  Hedtke, Amy — of Ellis County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


HEDWIG (Soundex H320) — See also DWIGGENS, DWIGGINS, DWIGHT, LADWIG, LUDWIG, NORDWIG.

  HEDWIG: See also Moses Alexander


HEE (Soundex H000) — See also HEAH, HEIGHO, HEY, HIGH, HOE, MEE, NEE, YEE.

  Hee, Bernice — of Kapaa, Island of Kauai, Kauai County, Hawaii. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


HEEBE (Soundex H100) — See also HEBB, HEBBE, HEEBINK, HEEBNER, HIEB, NEEBE.

  Heebe, Frederick Jacob Reagan (1922-2014) — Born in Gretna, Jefferson Parish, La., August 25, 1922. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 1966-92; took senior status 1992. Died in Metairie, Jefferson Parish, La., August 10, 2014 (age 91 years, 350 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


HEEBINK (Soundex H152) — See also BINKLEY, BINKOW, BINKOWSKI, BINKS, GIEBINK, HEEBE, HEEBNER, LUBINKSY, SZCZERBINKSI.

  Heebink, Herman — of St. Croix County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from St. Croix County, 1902. Burial location unknown.


HEEBNER (Soundex H156) — See also BEHNER, BREBNER, EBNER, GRAEBNER, HAUBNER, HEBNER, HEEBE, HEEBINK, HEUBNER, HIBNER, HUBNER, HUEBNER, STOEBNER, WEBNEY.

  HEEBNER: See also Theodore Lane Bean
  Heebner, Charles — of Lee, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1860, 1864 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Heebner, David S. (b. 1810) — of Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pa. Born June 25, 1810. Republican. Inventor; manufacturer; burgess of Lansdale, Pennsylvania, 1873-74, 1876-79. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Balthasar Heebner (1770-1848) and Susanna (Schultz) Heebner; married to Anna Derstein (died 1853) and Regina Schultz; father of William D. Heebner (1848-?).
  Heebner, William D. (b. 1848) — of Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pa. Born September 27, 1848. Republican. Burgess of Lansdale, Pennsylvania, 1882-84; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Montgomery County, 1885-88. Methodist. Member, Odd Fellows; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Patriotic Order Sons of America; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of David S. Heebner (1810-?) and Anna (Derstein) Heebner; married, November 7, 1872, to Emma Frantz (died 1881); married, November 29, 1883, to Elizabeth Shearer.


HEED (Soundex H300) — See also HEAD, HED, HEDDE, HEID, HEIDE, HEYD, HEYDE, HYDE, LOUGHEED, MEED, NASHEED, NEED, RASHEED, SHAHEED, SHEEDY, WAHEED, WEED, WHEEDON.

  Heed, Fred — of West Chester, Chester County, Pa. Burgess of West Chester, Pennsylvania, 1919. Burial location unknown.


HEEG (Soundex H200) — See also GHEE, HAEG, HEEGAARD, HEEGE, HEEGLER, HEEP, HEES, HEGG, HEGGE, HOEG.

  Heeg, Charles A. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


HEEGAARD (Soundex H263) — See also DAGHER, GEHARD, HAGARD, HAGGARD, HARDEGG, HAUGARD, HEEG, HEEGE, HEEGLER, HEGARD, HEIGAARD, HOGGARD, KIRKEGAARD, NEGAARD, NYEGAARD, ODEGAARD, OPPEGAARD, SOEGAARD, VANDEGAAR.

  HEEGAARD: See also William Matthew Ketchum
  Heegaard, Peter — of Minnetonka, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


HEEGE (Soundex H200) — See also HEEG, HEEGAARD, HEEGLER, HEGG, HEGGE, HUEGE.

  Heege, George F. (1891-1983) — of Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Born in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Mo., June 15, 1891. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1919-24, 1927-32 (St. Louis County 2nd District 1919-22, St. Louis County 3rd District 1923-24, 1927-32); delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention at-large, 1943-44. Died March 8, 1983 (age 91 years, 266 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Kirkwood, Mo.
  Relatives: Married 1915 to Clara K. Wegener (1892-1982).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


HEEGLER (Soundex H246) — See also BEEGLE, BEGLER, BIEGLER, EGLER, HAGLER, HAIGLER, HEEG, HEEGAARD, HEEGE, KEGLER, LEGLER, SCHWEGLER, SIEGLER, SPEEGLE, ZIEGLER.

  Heegler, Fred H. — of Vallejo, Solano County, Calif. Mayor of Vallejo, Calif., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


HEELAN (Soundex H450) — See also GAHEELA, HAANEL, HALLEEN, HALLEN, HANEL, HELAYNE, HELEAN, HYLAN, LEEHAN, WHEELAN.

  Heelan, Paul A. — of Elmhurst, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


HEELS (Soundex H420) — See also DEELSTRA, EELS, FREELS, HEES, HILLS, KEELS, LESH, NEELS, SEHL, SHEL, SHELL, SKEELS.

  Heels, Old Iron: See Jerauld Wright


HEELY (Soundex H400) — See also HEALEY, HEALLY, HEALY, HEILY, HELY, HEYL, HIGHLEY, HILLEY, HILLY, HYLE, MEELY, NEELY, SHEELY, YEHL.

  Heely, Floyd E. — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


HEEMAN (Soundex H550) — See also BEEMAN, EHMAN, EMAN, FLEEMAN, FREEMAN, HAMMEN, HANNEM, HEENAN, HEGEMAN, HEHMAN, HEIMAN, HEIMANN, HEMMANN, HENEMAN, HESEMAN, HEUMAN, HEYMAN, HUEMAN, HYMAN, KLEEMAN, LEEMAN, MAHEN, MEEHAN, MEHAN, NAHEM, RHEEM, SCHNEEMAN, SEEMAN, SEEMANN, THEEMLING.

  HEEMAN: See also Heeman J. Holdredge


HEEN (Soundex H500) — See also BRECHEEN, CAHEEN, GHEEN, GLASHEEN, GOHEEN, GUHEEN, HEBEN, HEDEN, HEENAN, HEENEY, HEER, HEIN, HEINE, HENN, HEYEN, HEYN, HEYNE, HIHN, HINE, HOEN, HYNE, MEEN, SHAHEEN, SHEEN, SHEHEEN.

  HEEN: See also Arley R. Bjella — Heen F. Busby
  Heen, Walter M. — of Hawaii. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for Hawaii, 1978-81; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Heen, William H. — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1928, 1936, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee). Burial location unknown.


HEENAN (Soundex H550) — See also GREENAN, HANEN, HANNEN, HEEMAN, HEEN, HEERAN, HENNAN, KEENAN, MCKEENAN, NEENAN, NEHNA.

  HEENAN: See also Heenan Hughes
  Heenan, Earl I. III — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state senate 1st District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Heenan, James C. — of Indiana. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 2nd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Heenan, Jill — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
Palmer T. Heenan Heenan, Palmer T. (1921-2016) — of Grosse Pointe Park, Wayne County, Mich. Born in December, 1921. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1959, 1979; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1968; mayor of Grosse Pointe Park, Mich., 1983-; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Died February 29, 2016 (age 94 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, November 23, 1956, to Jayne Houseal (1926-2006).
  Image source: City of Grosse Pointe Park
  Heenan, S. A. — of Ida County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Heenan, Thomas Edward (1848-1914) — also known as Thomas E. Heenan — Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., 1848. Physician; U.S. Consul in Odessa, as of 1897-1905; Warsaw, as of 1914. Irish ancestry. Died, from heart disease, in Fiume, Hungary (now Rijeka, Croatia), June 26, 1914 (age about 65 years). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Col. Dennis Heenan (1818-1872) and Margaret (O'Donnell) Heenan.


HEENEY (Soundex H500) — See also BEENEY, CHEENEY, FEENEY, HEANEY, HEANY, HEEN, HEINEY, HEINY, HENEY, HENNEY, HENNIGH, HEYEN, HEYNE, HINEY, KEENEY, MCQUEENEY, MCSWEENEY, MCWEENEY, PEENEY, SWEENEY.

  Heeney, Cornelius — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1816-22. Burial location unknown.
  Heeney, Patrick H. — of Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County, 1907. Burial location unknown.


HEEP (Soundex H100) — See also HEAP, HEEG, HEER, HEPP, HIP, HIPP, SHEEPSKIN.

  Heep, Herman — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heep, Sheridan — of Allegheny County, Pa. Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 10th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.


HEER (Soundex H600) — See also DEHEER, EHR, HEARE, HEBER, HEEN, HEEP, HEERAN, HEEREMA, HEEREN, HEERMANS, HEERY, HEHER, HEIR, HENER, HERR, HESER, HEUER, HEYER, HIER, HIRE, HOER, HYER, HYRE, LANDHEER, MEER, NEER, SCHEER, SHEER, WEER.

  Heer, Fred J. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1912; candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Heer, Mrs. Fred J. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Heer, Harry LeRoy (1873-1962) — also known as Harry L. Heer — of Galena, Jo Daviess County, Ill. Born in Galena, Jo Daviess County, Ill., January 22, 1873. Mining engineer; lawyer; circuit judge in Illinois 15th Circuit, 1925. German and Welsh ancestry. Died in Hennepin County, Minn., November 12, 1962 (age 89 years, 294 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Galena, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of David H. Heer (1836-1908) and Martha (Evans) Heer (1838-1922); married, April 21, 1914, to Myrtle L. Renwick (1877-1957).
  Heer, Walter F. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1940; defeated, 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1944 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1948, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


HEERAN (Soundex H650) — See also AHERN, HANER, HANNER, HARREN, HEARN, HEENAN, HEER, HEEREN, HERRAN, KEERAN, REHAN, RENAH, RHNAE, SHEERAN.

  Heeran, Matthew A. — of Rensselaer, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.


HEEREMA (Soundex H650) — See also DEREMER, HAEMER, HARM, HARMA, HEER, HEEREN, HERMA, HIROMU, HORHAM, HYRUM, JEREMIAH, JEREMY, REMA, SEREMENT, SHEEREN, SHEREMINAER, SIEREMAN.

  Heerema, (need first name) — of Passaic County, N.J. Prohibition candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1909. Burial location unknown.


HEEREN (Soundex H650) — See also HEARIN, HEER, HEERAN, HEEREMA, HENER, HERREN, HERRIN, HERRINN, LEERENIER, NEHER, SHEEREN.

  Heeren, Ron See Ronald Lee Heeren
  Heeren, Ronald Lee — also known as Ron Heeren — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 73rd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Heeren, W. E. — of Chancellor, Turner County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 5th District, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.


HEERMANCE (Soundex H655) — See also BEERMAN, BEERMANN, HEERMANS, HERMANUS, HERMANZE, LAYMANCE, MANCE, MANCEBO, MANCEL, MANCERA, MEERMANS.

  HEERMANCE: See also David Van Ness
  Heermance, Andrew N. — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1797-99. Burial location unknown.
  Heermance, Hy P. — of Columbia County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Columbia County 1st District, 1859. Burial location unknown.
  Heermance, Ryer — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Heermance, William E. — of Columbia County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Columbia County, 1846. Burial location unknown.


HEERMANS (Soundex H655) — See also BEERMAN, BEERMANN, HARMSEN, HEER, HEERMANCE, HERMANSDORFER, HERMANSEN, HERMANSOEN, HERMANSON, HERMANUS, HERMANZE, HERSMAN, LOOCKERMANS, MANS, MEERMANS, SHERMAN.

  Heermans, Francis — of Preston County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Preston County, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Heermans, William P. — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1829. Burial location unknown.


HEERY (Soundex H600) — See also HEARY, HEER, HERY, HYER, HYRE, RHEY.

  HEERY: See also James Raymond Berry


HEES (Soundex H200) — See also HEEG, HEELS, HEISE, HEISS, HENES, HESS, HESSE, HEWES, HEYS, HIS, HISE, HISS, HOES, NEES, RHEES, SHEE, THEES, VOORHEES.

  HEES: See also Addison Beecher Colvin
  Hees, Emmett D. — Independence League candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1908, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Hees, J. Leslie — of Fonda, Montgomery County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hees, Jacob — of Montgomery County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery and Hamilton counties, 1818-20, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Hees, Leslie See J. Leslie Hees


HEESACKER (Soundex H226) — See also ACKER, FISACKERLY, GOTTSACKER, HAYSKAR, HUNSACKER, LEESA, SACKERMAN, SACKET, SACKETT.

  Heesacker, Toni — of Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


HEETH (Soundex H300) — See also CHEETHAM, HEATH, HEIDT, HEITE, HEITH, HERETH, HETT, HEYDT, HIATH, HIATT, HIEATT, HIETT, HIETTE, HIGHT, HIT, HITE, HITT, WEETH.

  HEETH: See also Heeth Varnedoe


HEFFELFINGER (Soundex H141) — See also ANDELFINGER, BEFFEL, DANNEFFEL, DELFIN, DELFINO, EFFEL, EFFINGER, FINGER, FINGERHUT, FINGERMAN, GETTELFINGER, HEFFELMAN, HEFFINGER, HEPFINGER, HOEFFEL, HOPFINGER, LEFFEL, OEFFINGER, ROHLFING, SCHAUMLEFFEL, SCHEFFEL, SCHIEFFELIN, SEEFELFT, SEFFEL, TREFFINGER, WINDSCHEFFEL, WOLFINGER, ZOFFINGER.

  Heffelfinger, Elizabeth E. — also known as Mrs. F. Peavey Heffelfinger — of Wayzata, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1956, 1960 (Convention Secretary); Secretary of Republican National Committee, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Heffelfinger, Mrs. F. Peavey See Elizabeth E. Heffelfinger
  Heffelfinger, Mrs. F. Peavey — of Wayzata, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heffelfinger, Mrs. Peavey See Mrs. F. Peavey Heffelfinger
  Heffelfinger, Thomas B. — U.S. Attorney for Minnesota, 1991-93. Still living as of 1993.
  Heffelfinger, Totten P. — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1936, 1940 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heffelfinger, Walter W. — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1904, 1908. Burial location unknown.


HEFFELMAN (Soundex H145) — See also BEFFEL, DANNEFFEL, EFFEL, ELMAN, HEFFELFINGER, HOEFFEL, LEFFEL, SCHAUMLEFFEL, SCHEFFEL, SCHIEFFELIN, SEFFEL, STEIFELMEYER, WERFELMAN, WINDSCHEFFEL.

  Heffelman, George W. — of New Cumberland, Cumberland County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at New Cumberland, Pa., 1896-1901, 1914-23 (acting, 1914-15). Burial location unknown.


HEFFER (Soundex H160) — See also HEAFER, HEFFERAN, HEFFERLEY, HEFFERMAN, HEFFERN, HEFFERNAN, HEFFERON, HEFFNER, HOFFER, HUFFER, KILLHEFFER, PHEFFER, SCHEFFER, SHEFFER.

  Heffer, Jerome — of Mamaroneck, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Mamaroneck, N.Y., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


HEFFERAN (Soundex H165) — See also BIFFERATO, FERACE, FERALD, FERAMORZ, FERAUD, HAEFNER, HEFFER, HEFFERLEY, HEFFERMAN, HEFFERN, HEFFERNAN, HEFFERON, HEFFREN, HEFFRON, HEFRON, KILLHEFFER, MAFERA, PHEFFER, SCHEFFER, SHEFFER.

  Hefferan, William H. — of Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1908; postmaster at Rockford, Ill., 1915-21. Burial location unknown.


HEFFERLEY (Soundex H164) — See also EIFERLE, FERLAND, FERLE, FERLITA, FERLO, FERLONG, HEFFER, HEFFERAN, HEFFERMAN, HEFFERN, HEFFERNAN, HEFFERON, KAFERLY, KILLHEFFER, PHEFFER, SCHEFFER, SHEFFER.

  Hefferley, Frank — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


HEFFERMAN (Soundex H165) — See also ERMAN, FERMAN, HEFFER, HEFFERAN, HEFFERLEY, HEFFERN, HEFFERNAN, HEFFERON, KILLHEFFER, KUPFERMAN, LEIFERMAN, OFFERMAN, OFFERMANN, PFEFFERMAN, PHEFFER, REFERMAT, SCHEFFER, SHEFFER.

  Hefferman, John — of Marquette County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Marquette County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hefferman, William D. — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 2nd District, 1920. Burial location unknown.


HEFFERN (Soundex H165) — See also FEHNER, FERN, HEFFER, HEFFERAN, HEFFERLEY, HEFFERMAN, HEFFERNAN, HEFFERON, HEFFNER, HEFFREN, HEFFRON, HEFNER, HEFRON, KILLHEFFER, PHEFFER, SCHEFFER, SHEFFER, SUFFERN.

  Heffern, Peter J. — of Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Postmaster at Pawtucket, R.I., 1917-21. Burial location unknown.


HEFFERNAN (Soundex H165) — See also FERNALD, FERNAND, FERNANDA, FERNANDES, FERNANDEZ, FERNANDINO, FERNANDO, FERNARD, HEFFER, HEFFERAN, HEFFERLEY, HEFFERMAN, HEFFERN, HEFFERON, KILLHEFFER, PHEFFER, SCHEFFER, SHEFFER, SUFFERN.

  HEFFERNAN: See also William Orville Douglas — William Leo Igoe — Genevieve Nutto
  Heffernan, Anne O'Keefe — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, Christopher J. — of Amsterdam, Montgomery County, N.Y. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 4th District, 1926-49; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 3rd Department, 1933-49. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, Daniel J. — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bristol, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, Dina — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Florida, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Heffernan, Edward — of Elkton, Brookings County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1907-10 (21st District 1907-08, 22nd District 1909-10). Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, Edward J. — of Maryland. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 8th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Relatives: Grandnephew of David J. Leahy (1860?-?).
  Heffernan, Francis P. — of St. George, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Richmond County 1st District, 1931-33; defeated, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, Genevieve See Genevieve Nutto
  Heffernan, George T. — of Montgomery County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Montgomery County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, James G. — of Mechanicville, Saratoga County, N.Y. Mayor of Mechanicville, N.Y., 1955-56; resigned 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, James Joseph (1888-1967) — also known as James J. Heffernan — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., November 8, 1888. Democrat. Architect; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930-36, 1948; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1932; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 6th District, 1938; U.S. Representative from New York, 1941-53 (5th District 1941-45, 11th District 1945-53). Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died in Long Branch, Monmouth County, N.J., January 27, 1967 (age 78 years, 80 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Heffernan, John J. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twenty-Sixth Suffolk District, 1923-24; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, John M. — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, Joseph Lawrence (b. 1887) — also known as Joseph L. Heffernan — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio; Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Born in Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio, February 8, 1887. Democrat. Newspaper correspondent; lawyer; municipal judge in Ohio, 1923-27; mayor of Youngstown, Ohio, 1928-31; legal counsel, Federal Communications Commission, 1935; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Heffernan and Rose Ann (Flynn) Heffernan; married, October 27, 1914, to Catherine O'Connor (died 1917); married, May 8, 1920, to Beatrice Mary Jones.
  Heffernan, Mae — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1928-30. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, Nathan S. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, 1962-65. Still living as of 1965.
  Heffernan, Thomas — of Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Harwinton, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, Thomas F. — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1907-16. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, Thomas P. — of Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Dunkirk, N.Y., 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, William J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Real estate business; member of New York state senate 5th District, 1913-18; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1916 (alternate), 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930-36, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Heffernan, William V. — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Postmaster at Jersey City, N.J., 1967-69 (acting, 1967). Still living as of 1969.


HEFFERON (Soundex H165) — See also ERON, FERO, FEROL, FEROLETO, FEROUD, HEFFER, HEFFERAN, HEFFERLEY, HEFFERMAN, HEFFERN, HEFFERNAN, HEFFREN, HEFFRON, HEFRON, HOFENER, KILLHEFFER, OSFEROFF, PHEFFER, SCHEFFER, SHEFFER.

  HEFFERON: See also Joseph F. Carlino


HEFFINGER (Soundex H152) — See also ANDELFINGER, EFFINGER, EFFINGHAM, FEIGHNER, FINGER, FINGERHUT, FINGERMAN, GETTELFINGER, HEFFELFINGER, HEPFINGER, HOPFINGER, INGER, LEFFINGWELL, OEFFINGER, SHEFFIE, SHEFFIELD, SKEFFINGTON, TREFFINGER, WOLFINGER, ZOFFINGER.

  Heffinger, Ed — of Trenton, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.


HEFFLEY (Soundex H140) — See also DUFFLEY, HAFELE, HAFELI, HEFFLON, HEFLEY, HIGHFILL, HOEFFEL, HOFLA, OFFLEY, PEFFLEY, SCHEFFLER, SHEFFLOT.

  Heffley, Charley E. — of Arkansas. Reform candidate for U.S. Senator from Arkansas, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Heffley, Earl — of Ohio. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 22nd District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heffley, Jason — of Bartlett, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


HEFFLON (Soundex H145) — See also CIANFLONE, FLON, HAFLIN, HEFFLEY, HEFLIN, HEIFLIN, LOEFFLOR, SCHEFFLER, SHEFFLOT, TEFLON.

  Hefflon, Ashley C. — of East Lyme, New London County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Lyme, 1904, 1908, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Hefflon, Frank A. — of Saybrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Saybrook; elected 1920. Burial location unknown.


HEFFNER (Soundex H156) — See also FEHNER, HAFFNER, HEFFER, HEFFERN, HEFFREN, HEFNER, HEIFNER, HEPHNER, HOFFNER, HUEFFNER, KIEFFNER, KUEFFNER.

  HEFFNER: See also Robert Patton Habgood
  Heffner, A. Lloyd — of Fairmont, Marion County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Heffner, Mrs. C. E. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1940, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heffner, G. H. — People's Independent Reform candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Heffner, George R. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Heffner, George S. — of Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Mayor of Pottsville, Pa., 1953-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heffner, Lloyd See A. Lloyd Heffner
  Heffner, Samuel F. — of Coatesville, Chester County, Pa. Mayor of Coatesville, Pa., 1953-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heffner, William — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Republican. Postmaster at Shreveport, La., 1867-69. Burial location unknown.


HEFFREN (Soundex H165) — See also COFFREN, FEHNER, HEFFERAN, HEFFERN, HEFFERON, HEFFNER, HEFFRON, HEFNER, HEFRON, JEFFRE, JEFFRESS, JEFFREY, JEFFREYS, ZIFFREN.

  HEFFREN: See also Heffren J. Cohen
  Heffren, Horace (1831-1883) — of Indiana. Born in Dryden, Tompkins County, N.Y., May 27, 1831. Member of Indiana state senate, 1857-59; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1861, 1883; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Salem, Washington County, Ind., May 20, 1883 (age 51 years, 358 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Nephew of Cyrus Livingston Dunham (1817-1877).
  Heffren, Michael, Jr. — of Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Uniontown, Pa., 1967-72 (acting, 1967-68). Still living as of 1972.


HEFFRON (Soundex H165) — See also COFFROTH, EFFRON, FRON, HEFFERAN, HEFFERN, HEFFERON, HEFFREN, HEFRON, HOFFNER, SOUFFRONT.

  HEFFRON: See also John William Murphy
  Heffron, Edward F. — of Eastport, Washington County, Maine. Democrat. Mayor of Eastport, Maine, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Heffron, Frank H. — of Westwood, Norfolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Heffron, H. G. — of Denver, Colo. Born in New York. Republican. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Heffron, J. F. — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Heffron, John — of Michigan. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  Heffron, John T. — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Heffron, Martin — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Mayor of Rochester, Minn., 1905-07. Burial location unknown.
  Heffron, Matthew (born c.1982) — of Little Falls, Morrison County, Minn. Born about 1982. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Heffron, Nate — of Manton, Wexford County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Wexford County Democratic Party, 2007. Still living as of 2007.


HEFLEBOWER (Soundex H141) — See also BEERBOWER, BOWER, BOWERING, BOWERMAN, BOWERS, BOWERSOCK, BOWERSOX, BOWERY, DEBOW, HALBOWER, HARTENBOWER, HEFLEY, HEFLIN, HEFLING, LEBOWITZ, LIEBOWITZ, SEMBOWER, SHUFFLEBARGER, STUFFLEBAM, STUFFLEBEME, TEBOW, TRUMBOWER.

  Heflebower, David Hunter (1836-1906) — also known as David H. Heflebower — of Bucyrus, Miami County, Kan. Born in 1836. Kansas state treasurer, 1897-99. Died in 1906 (age about 70 years). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Spring Hill, Kan.


HEFLEY (Soundex H140) — See also HAFELE, HAFELI, HEFFLEY, HEFLEBOWER, HEFLIN, HEFLING, HELFLEY, HIGHFILL, HOEFFEL, HOFLA, PEFLEY, SCHIEFLEY.

  Hefley, H. R. — of Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for Iowa state senate 17th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hefley, Herald — of Perry, Dallas County, Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for Iowa state house of representatives from Dallas County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hefley, Joel M. (b. 1935) — also known as Joel Hefley — of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo. Born in Ardmore, Carter County, Okla., April 18, 1935. Republican. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1977-78; member of Colorado state senate, 1979-86; U.S. Representative from Colorado 5th District, 1987-2007. Presbyterian. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier


HEFLIN (Soundex H145) — See also HAFLIN, HEFFLON, HEFLEBOWER, HEFLEY, HEFLING, HEIFLIN, HOEFLING, HOEFLINGER, KEFLIN, KENEFLICK.

  HEFLIN: See also Dan Heflin Kuykendall
  Heflin, Carol — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Kalamazoo County Democratic Party, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Heflin, Emmett Evan, Jr. See Van Heflin
  Heflin, Howell Thomas (1921-2005) — also known as Howell T. Heflin — of Tuscumbia, Colbert County, Ala. Born in Poulan, Worth County, Ga., June 19, 1921. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; lawyer; chief justice of Alabama state supreme court, 1971-77; U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1979-97; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1996. Methodist. Member, Lambda Chi Alpha. Died in Sheffield, Colbert County, Ala., March 29, 2005 (age 83 years, 283 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Tuscumbia, Ala.; statue at Colbert County Courthouse Grounds, Tuscumbia, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Marvin Rutledge Heflin and Louise D. (Strudwick) Heflin; married 1952 to Elizabeth Ann Carmichael; nephew of James Thomas Heflin (1869-1951).
  Political family: Heflin family of Alabama.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Howell Heflin: John Hayman, Howell Heflin : An Affirmation of America
  Heflin, J. Thomas See James Thomas Heflin
  Heflin, James Thomas (1869-1951) — also known as J. Thomas Heflin — of Lafayette, Chambers County, Ala. Born in Louina, Randolph County, Ala., April 9, 1869. Lawyer; mayor of Lafayette, Ala., 1893-94; member of Alabama Democratic State Executive Committee, 1896-1902; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1897-1900; delegate to Alabama state constitutional convention, 1901; secretary of state of Alabama, 1903-04; resigned 1904; U.S. Representative from Alabama 5th District, 1904-20; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1908; speaker, 1912; U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1920-31; defeated (Independent), 1930. Died April 22, 1951 (age 82 years, 13 days). Interment at Lafayette Cemetery, Lafayette, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. W. L. Heflin and Lavicie Catherine (Phillips) Heflin; married, December 18, 1895, to Minnie Kate Schussler; nephew of Robert Stell Heflin; uncle of Howell Thomas Heflin (1921-2005).
  Political family: Heflin family of Alabama.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Heflin, Joe — Democrat. Member of Texas state house of representatives 85th District; elected 2006, 2008; defeated, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Heflin, Robert Stell (1815-1901) — of Wedowee, Randolph County, Ala. Born near Madison, Morgan County, Ga., April 15, 1815. Republican. Member of Georgia state senate, 1840; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1849; member of Alabama state senate, 1860; state court judge in Alabama, 1865; U.S. Representative from Alabama 3rd District, 1869-71; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1880. Died January 24, 1901 (age 85 years, 284 days). Interment at Masonic Cemetery, Wedowee, Ala.
  Relatives: Uncle of James Thomas Heflin (1869-1951).
  Political family: Heflin family of Alabama.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Heflin, Talmadge L. — Republican. Member of Texas state house of representatives 149th District; elected unopposed 1992, 1994; elected 1996; elected unopposed 1998, 2000; elected 2002; defeated, 2004, 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  Heflin, Thomas See James Thomas Heflin
  Heflin, Van (1910-1971) — also known as Emmett Evan Heflin, Jr. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Walters, Cotton County, Okla., December 13, 1910. Democrat. Actor; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; speaker, Democratic National Convention, 1948. Irish and French ancestry. Member, Phi Delta Theta. Suffered a heart attack while swimming, and died six weeks later, in Cedars of Lebanon Hospital, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., July 23, 1971 (age 60 years, 222 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Pacific Ocean.
  Relatives: Son of Emmett Evan Heflin (1879-1941) and Fanny Bleecker (Shippey) Heflin; married, May 16, 1942, to Frances E. Neal.
  See also Wikipedia article — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial


HEFLING (Soundex H145) — See also DORFLINGER, DURFLINGER, FEHLING, FLING, HEFLEBOWER, HEFLEY, HEFLIN, HELING, HOEFLING, HOEFLINGER, KEFLIN, KENEFLICK, LING.

  HEFLING: See also Lester L. Schnare


HEFNER (Soundex H156) — See also EFNER, FEHNER, HAEFNER, HAFNER, HEBNER, HEFFERN, HEFFNER, HEFFREN, HEIFNER, HENER, HEPHNER, HEPNER, KIEFNER, KUEFNER.

  HEFNER: See also Dorr Howard Carroll
  Hefner, Bill See Willie Gathrel Hefner
  Hefner, Christie — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Hefner, Edward Claude — of White County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from White County, 1935-36. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hefner, John R. — of Illinois. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 19th District, 1920, 1922, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Hefner, Ransler M. — of South Sioux City, Dakota County, Neb. Democrat. Postmaster at South Sioux City, Neb., 1935-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Robert A. Hefner Hefner, Robert A. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Mayor of Oklahoma City, Okla., 1939-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: City of Oklahoma City
  Hefner, Robert Alexander (b. 1874) — also known as Robert A. Hefner — of Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex.; Ardmore, Carter County, Okla.; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born near Lone Oak, Hunt County, Tex., February 7, 1874. Democrat. Lawyer; justice of Oklahoma state supreme court, 1927-36. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Elks; Rotary. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Lafayette Hefner and Sallie Jane (Masters) Hefner; married, July 18, 1906, to Eva Johnson.
  Hefner, Theodore G. — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Postmaster at Denver, Colo., 1956-62 (acting, 1956-57). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hefner, W. G. 'Bill' See Willie Gathrel Hefner
  Hefner, William K. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Hefner, Willie Gathrel (1930-2009) — also known as W. G. 'Bill' Hefner — of Concord, Cabarrus County, N.C. Born in Elora, Lincoln County, Tenn., April 11, 1930. Democrat. Owner and president, radio station WRKB, Kannapolis, N.C.; Gospel music singer with Harvester's Quartet, 1954-67; television performer; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 8th District, 1975-99; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1996. Baptist. Died September 2, 2009 (age 79 years, 144 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier


HEFRON (Soundex H165) — See also DEFRONZO, FRON, GEFROH, GODEFROY, HEBRON, HEFFERAN, HEFFERN, HEFFERON, HEFFREN, HEFFRON, HERON, HOFFNER.

  Hefron, David J. (1842-1910) — of Indiana. Born in Jennings County, Ind., February 18, 1842. Mayor of Washington, Ind., 1871-75; member of Indiana state senate, 1877-81; circuit judge in Indiana, 1885-98. Catholic. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., November 13, 1910 (age 68 years, 268 days). Burial location unknown.


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