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IRVINE (Soundex I615) — See also ERVIEN, ERVIN, ERVINE, GIRVIN, IRVEN, IRVIN, IRVING, IRVIS, KIRVIN, MARVINE, SKIRVIN, SKIRVING, VINE.

  IRVINE: See also Mrs. Irvine F. Belser — Irvine Damron — Clement Cabell Dickinson — James Irvine Dungan — Irvine Hill — Irvine T. Hull — Irvine Jensen — Irvine Luther Lenroot — Richard Irvine Manning — Richard Irvine Manning — Irvine Masters — William Fletcher Penn — Frances Irvine Radenbaugh — Irvine Saunders — Irvine A. Schnabel — Irvine H. Sprague
  Irvine, A. B. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Alexander F. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1908; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 9th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Frances L. — of Florida. Republican. Presidential Elector for Florida, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
Frank Irvine Irvine, Frank (1858-1931) — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Born in Sharon, Mercer County, Pa., September 15, 1858. Democrat. Lawyer; district judge in Nebraska 4th District, 1891-93; justice of Nebraska state supreme court, 1893-99; law professor; Dean, Cornell University Law School, from 1907; member, New York State Public Service Commission; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 37th District, 1922. Member, American Bar Association; Chi Phi; Phi Delta Phi. Died June 23, 1931 (age 72 years, 281 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Irvine, Georgia Daniel (1882-1974) — of Vandalia, Audrain County, Mo. Born in Vandalia, Audrain County, Mo., December 25, 1882. Democrat. Music teacher; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1943-48. Female. Christian. Member, Daughters of the American Revolution; League of Women Voters. Died, in Tri-County Nursing Home, Vandalia, Audrain County, Mo., September 6, 1974 (age 91 years, 255 days). Interment at Vandalia Cemetery, Vandalia, Mo.
  Relatives: Daughter of George Washington Daniel and Mary (Bowen) Daniel; married, June 10, 1908, to Ernest Albert Irvine (1879-1959).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Irvine, Gordon F. — of Alameda, Alameda County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Mrs. H. G. — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Harry — of Cumberland, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Cumberland, Md., 1939-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Jessie — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, John R. — of Ramsey County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 21st District, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Irvine, John S., Jr. — of Evans City, Butler County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Lilbourne C. — U.S. Vice Consul General in Rio de Janeiro, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Martha — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 13th District, 1919. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, R. Tate — of Big Stone Gap, Wise County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Ralph H. — of Palestine, Anderson County, Tex. Mayor of Palestine, Tex., 1951-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Raymond G. — of Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 29th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Robert — of Detroit Lakes, Becker County, Minn. Democrat. Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Stella B. — of California. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from California 11th District, 1918. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, Tate See R. Tate Irvine
  Irvine, V. K. — of Granville, Washington County, N.Y. Mayor of Granville, N.Y., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Irvine, William (1741-1804) — of Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pa.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in County Fermanagh, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), November 3, 1741. Physician; general in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; Delegate to Continental Congress from Pennsylvania, 1786-88; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 7th District, 1793-95. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., July 29, 1804 (age 62 years, 269 days). Original interment in unknown location; reinterment in 1952 at Gloria Dei Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Irvine, William (1820-1882) — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y.; Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif. Born in Whitney Point, Broome County, N.Y., February 14, 1820. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856; U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1859-61; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; taken prisoner by Confederate forces at Beverly Ford, 1863, and held at Libby Prison in Richmond, Va. Died in San Francisco, Calif., November 12, 1882 (age 62 years, 271 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Elmira, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Irvine, William — of Butler County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Butler County, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, William — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1902 (2nd District), 1914 (3rd District); Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 7th District, 1908, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, William H. — of Evington, Campbell County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1948; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, William N. — Adjutant General of Pennsylvania, 1813, 1816-21. Burial location unknown.
  Irvine, William S. — of Clark County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Clark County; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.


IRVING (Soundex I615) — See also ERVING, GIRVIN, IRVIN, IRVINE, IRVIS, KIRVIN, SKIRVIN, SKIRVING, VIRGIN.

  IRVING: See also David Melvin Durfee — Moses Hicks Grinnell
  Irving, Athill E. (1856-1927) — of Presque Isle, Aroostook County, Maine. Born in Woodstock, New Brunswick, May 1, 1856. Republican. Naturalized U.S. citizen; farmer; horse dealer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1912. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., April 26, 1927 (age 70 years, 360 days). Interment at Mountain View Memorial Park, Lakewood, Wash.
  Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Beacom (1853-1928).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Irving, Bertha Shippen (1876-1945) — also known as Bertha Violet Shippen — of Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J. Born in St. Louis, Mo., October 18, 1876. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1924; postmaster at Haddonfield, N.J., 1933-45 (acting, 1933-35). Female. Died, from a heart attack, in Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J., March 26, 1945 (age 68 years, 159 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Joseph Shippen (1839-1923) and Elizabeth Jones (Winslow) Shippen (1840-1923); married, February 21, 1899, to Robert Archibald Irving (1862-1929); great-grandniece of Edward Shippen (1729-1806); second great-granddaughter of Edward Shippen (1703-1781); second great-grandniece of William Shippen; fourth great-granddaughter of Edward Shippen (1639-1712); first cousin once removed of Edward Shippen (1823-1904); first cousin thrice removed of Benjamin Chew (1722-1810) and Thomas Willing; second cousin twice removed of Charles Willing Byrd; third cousin once removed of George Howard, John Brown Francis and Benjamin Chew Howard; fourth cousin of John Lee Carroll and Edward Overton, Jr.; fourth cousin once removed of James Rieman Macfarlane, John Howell Carroll and Francis Fisher Kane.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Ballard-Gadsden-Randolph family of West Virginia; Pendleton-Lee family; Shippen-Middleton family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Irving, Christopher — Democrat. Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Irving, Clarence — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Irving, Don (b. 1898) — of Chambersburg, Pike County, Ill. Born in Chambersburg, Pike County, Ill., September 20, 1898. Democrat. Farmer; insurance business; newspaper columnist; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 20th District, 1944, 1946; chair of Pike County Democratic Party, 1949-65. Christian. Member, American Legion; Farm Bureau; Farmers Union. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Wade Hampton Irving and Martha (Hume) Irving; married, November 25, 1920, to Marjorie Lindsey.
  Irving, Emma L. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Irving, Frederick (b. 1921) — Born in Rhode Island, May 2, 1921. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Iceland, 1972; Jamaica, 1977-78. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Irving, George Wellington (born c.1890) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Canada, about 1890. Honorary Vice-Consul for Great Britain in Los Angeles, Calif., 1935. Burial location unknown.
  Irving, Helen M. (b. 1931) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1931. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972, 1976, 1980; member of Democratic National Committee from Michigan, 1973-77. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Irving, Henry J. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 7th District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Irving, James — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 16th District, 1867-71. Burial location unknown.
  Irving, John J. — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Binghamton, N.Y., 1910-11; defeated, 1923; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Irving, John Treat (1778-1838) — also known as John T. Irving — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 26, 1778. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1816-17, 1818-20; common pleas court judge in New York, 1821-38. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 15, 1838 (age 59 years, 293 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Irving (1731-1807) and Sarah (Sanders) Irving (1738-1817); brother of William Irving (1766-1821), Peter Irving and Washington Irving.
  Political family: Irving family of New York City, New York.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Irving, Joseph — of Everett, Snohomish County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Irving, Leonard See Theodore Leonard Irving
  Irving, Marla — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind. Republican. Presidential Elector for Indiana, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Irving, Peter (1771-1838) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born October 30, 1771. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1802-03. Died June 27, 1838 (age 66 years, 240 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Irving (1731-1807) and Sarah (Sanders) Irving (1738-1817); brother of William Irving (1766-1821), John Treat Irving and Washington Irving.
  Political family: Irving family of New York City, New York.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Irving, Robert A. — of New Jersey. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Irving, Russell M. — of Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Irving, Samuel C. — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Mayor of Berkeley, Calif., 1915-19. Burial location unknown.
  Irving, Samuel C. — of Illinois. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Irving, Theodore Leonard (1898-1962) — also known as Leonard Irving — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., March 24, 1898. Democrat. Railroad work; theater manager; hotel manager; construction worker; president and business agent, Local 264, Construction and General Laborers Union; U.S. Representative from Missouri 4th District, 1949-53; defeated, 1952. Congregationalist. Member, Eagles. Died in Washington, D.C., March 8, 1962 (age 63 years, 349 days). Interment at Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo.
  Relatives: Married 1918 to Effie A. Bjornstad.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Irving, Tyree — of Greenwood, Leflore County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
Washington Irving Irving, Washington (1783-1859) — also known as "Dietrich Knickerbocker"; "Jonathan Oldstyle"; "Geoffrey Crayon" — of New York. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 3, 1783. Essayist; historian; author of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories; U.S. Minister to Spain, 1842-46. Elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in 1900. Died in Tarrytown, Westchester County, N.Y., November 28, 1859 (age 76 years, 239 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Irving (1731-1807) and Sarah (Sanders) Irving (1738-1817); brother of William Irving (1766-1821), Peter Irving and John Treat Irving; great-granduncle of Robert Broadnax Glenn (1854-1920).
  Political family: Irving family of New York City, New York.
  Cross-reference: William P. Duval
  The city of Irving, Texas, is named for him.  — The village of Irvington, New York, is named for him.  — Washington Irving Elementary School, in Edmond, Oklahoma, is named for him.
  Other politicians named for him: Washington Irving HowardW. Irving BabcockWashington I. WallaceW. I. BabbWashington Irving GadboisWashington I. SmithW. Irving VanderpoelWashington I. Kilpatrick
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Washington Irving: George S. Hellman, Washington Irving Esquire : Ambassador at Large from the New World to the Old
  Image source: U.S. postage stamp (1940)
  Irving, William (1766-1821) — of New York. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 15, 1766. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1814-19. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 8, 1821 (age 55 years, 85 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Irving (1731-1807) and Sarah (Sanders) Irving (1738-1817); brother-in-law of James Kirke Paulding; brother of Peter Irving, John Treat Irving and Washington Irving (1783-1859).
  Political family: Irving family of New York City, New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


IRVIS (Soundex I612) — See also ARVIS, GIRVIN, IRVIN, IRVINE, IRVING, KIRVIN, ORVAS, ORVIS, SKIRVIN, SKIRVING.

  Irvis, K. Leroy — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives; elected 1960, 1964; elected unopposed 1980; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Irvis, Leroy See K. Leroy Irvis


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