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Jackson-brooks to Jacobowitz

JACKSON-BROOKS (Soundex J251) — See also BROOKS, JACKSON.

  Jackson-Brooks, Andrea — of Connecticut. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


JACKSON-LEE (Soundex J254) — See also JACKSON, LEE.

  Jackson Lee, Sheila (b. 1950) — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born in Queens, Queens County, N.Y., January 12, 1950. Democrat. Lawyer; municipal judge in Texas, 1987-90; U.S. Representative from Texas 18th District, 1995-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Female. Seventh-Day Adventist. African ancestry. Member, Alpha Kappa Alpha; Urban League; American Bar Association. Still living as of 2012.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post
  Critical books about Sheila Jackson-Lee: Bernard Goldberg, 100 People Who Are Screwing Up America (And Al Franken Is #37)


JACKSTADT (Soundex J233) — See also BACKSTER, BACKSTRAND, BACKSTROM, BLACKSTOCK, BLACKSTON, BLACKSTONE, BUCKSTAFF, DOCKSTADER, DOCKSTADTER, DUCKSTAD, ERICKSTAD, HACKSTON, JACKS, JACKSON, KACKSTETTER, QUICKSTAD, SHAKSTAD, THACKSTON.

  Jackstadt, Louis — of Collinsville, Madison County, Ill. Mayor of Collinsville, Ill., 1953-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


JACKVONY (Soundex J215) — See also JACK.

  Jackvony, Bernard A. — of East Greenwich, Kent County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1992 (alternate), 2004; Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island, 1997-99; appointed 1997; defeated, 1998; Rhode Island Republican state chair, 2000-01. Still living as of 2004.
  Jackvony, Louis V. (b. 1892) — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born January 25, 1892. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1921-22; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1936; Rhode Island state attorney general, 1939-40; member of Rhode Island Republican State Central Committee, 1948. Member, American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Antonio Jackvony and Carmela (Grieco) Jackvony; married, February 7, 1921, to Clotilde Zambarano.
  Jackvony, Randy — of Cranston, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


JACKWAY (Soundex J200) — See also BLACKWELDER, BLACKWELL, BLACKWILL, BLACKWOOD, BRICKWAY, BROCKWAY, HACKWORTH, JACK, JAKWAY, JAQUA, MACKWAIN, MARKWAYNE, OKWAYE, PACKWOOD.

  Jackway, John — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1823. Burial location unknown.


JACKY (Soundex J200) — See also GIACCIO, JACK, JACKA, JACKYN, JICHA, JOCKO, PENDRACKY, PETMACKY.

  JACKY: See also Jacky Adams — Jacky Durrell — Jacky Grimshaw


JACKYN (Soundex J250) — See also GIACCONE, GIACHINO, JACK, JACKY, PENDRACKY, PETMACKY.

  JACKYN: See also Jackyn Sheryl Rosen


JACOB (Soundex J210) — See also GIACOBBE, JACOBE, JACOBETTI, JACOBI, JACOBOSKI, JACOBS, JACOBSEN, JACOBSON, JACOBSSON, JACOBUCCI, JACOBUS, JACOBY, JACOUB, JAKOB.

  JACOB: See also Dennis Claude — Abram Claude — James Brown Clay — Henry Clay — Khadijah Jacob-Fambro — James Paull, Jr. — Charles Sumner
  Jacob, Alexander M. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1868-69; member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob, Andrew — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1936, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob, C. K. — of Brooke County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Brooke County, 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob, Charles, Jr. (1834-1913) — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Glan-Munchweiler, Germany, November 24, 1834. Mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio, 1879-81. Died February 27, 1913 (age 78 years, 95 days). Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  Jacob, Charles Donald (1838-1898) — also known as Charles D. Jacob — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born June 1, 1838. Democrat. Mayor of Louisville, Ky., 1873-79, 1882-84, 1888-90; U.S. Minister to Colombia, 1885-86; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1888. Died December 25, 1898 (age 60 years, 207 days). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of John J. Jacob (1778-1852); brother-in-law of James Brown Clay; brother of Richard Taylor Jacob (1825-1903); married to Adeline Marrin (died 1878).
  Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Epitaph: "He kept the whiteness of his soul and thus men o'er him weep."
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jacob, Edward A. — of Romeo, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Lawyer; Macomb County Prosecuting Attorney; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob, G. Wendell — of Angola, Steuben County, Ind. Republican. Mayor of Angola, Ind.; elected 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Jacob, Harold — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Jacob, J. G. — of Wellsburg, Brooke County, Va. (now W.Va.). Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob, John J. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob, John J., Jr. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob, John Jeremiah (1829-1893) — also known as John J. Jacob — of Hampshire County, W.Va. Born in Green Spring, Hampshire County, Va. (now W.Va.), December 9, 1829. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Hampshire County, 1869; Governor of West Virginia, 1871-77. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., November 24, 1893 (age 63 years, 350 days). Interment at Indian Mound Cemetery, Romney, W.Va.
  Jacob, Ken — of Missouri. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2000; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives 44th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Jacob, Khadijah Maryam, Sr. — Independent candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2020. African ancestry. Still living as of 2020.
  Jacob, Marion — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 24th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Jacob, Richard Taylor (1825-1903) — of Kentucky. Born in Oldham County, Ky., 1825. Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1863-64. Arrested for alleged disloyalty, removed from office, and banished from Kentucky, November 11, 1864; later allowed to return to the state under direct orders from President Abraham Lincoln. Died in 1903 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Charles Donald Jacob (1838-1898).
  Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Jacob, Stephen — of Vermont. U.S. Attorney for Vermont, 1791-97; justice of Vermont state supreme court, 1801-02. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob, Ted — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 18th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Jacob, Thomas F. — of Nanticoke, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Nanticoke, Pa., 1898-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob, Wendell See G. Wendell Jacob
  Jacob, Zachariah — of Wheeling, Ohio County, Va. (now W.Va.). Mayor of Wheeling, Va., 1824-28, 1834-36. Burial location unknown.


JACOB-FAMBRO (Soundex J211)

  Jacob-Fambro, Khadijah — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Candidate for President of the United States, 2016 (Revolutionary), 2020 (Independent). Still living as of 2020.


JACOBE (Soundex J210) — See also GIACOBBE, JACOB, JACOBELLIS, JACOBERGER, JACOBETTI, JACOBI, JACOBY, JACOUB, JAKOB.

  Jacobe, Davida — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


JACOBELLIS (Soundex J214) — See also ALTOBELLI, ALTOBELLO, BELLIS, BELLISLE, BELLISSIMO, DEBELLIS, DOBELLE, GOBELL, JACOBE, JACOBERGER, JACOBETTI, SCOBELL.

  Jacobellis, Amy — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 21st District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Jacobellis, Mike — Libertarian. Candidate for justice of Texas state supreme court, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


JACOBERGER (Soundex J216) — See also BERGER, BOBERG, BROBERG, COBERLY, FROBERG, HOBERG, JACOBE, JACOBELLIS, JACOBETTI, KOBERG, MOBERG, OBERG, OBERGFELL, ROBERG, ROBERGE, SHOBERG, SJOBERG, STROBERG.

  Jacoberger, Philip — of Newington, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Newington, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


JACOBETTI (Soundex J213) — See also BETTI, BETTINA, BETTINE, BETTING, BETTINGER, BETTIS, JACOB, JACOBE, JACOBELLIS, JACOBERGER, KOBETZ.

  Jacobetti, D. J. See Dominic J. Jacobetti
  Jacobetti, Dominic J. (1920-1994) — also known as D. J. Jacobetti; "Pooga"; "King Jake" — of Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich. Born in Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich., July 20, 1920. Democrat. Representative, United Steelworkers of America; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1955-94 (Marquette County 1955-64, 108th District 1965-92, 109th District 1993-94); died in office 1994; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1960, 1964. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Member, United Steelworkers of America; Moose; Eagles; Knights of Columbus; Elks; Lions. Died November 28, 1994 (age 74 years, 131 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Northland Chapel Gardens, Negaunee, Mich.
  Relatives: Married 1942 to Marie D. Burnette.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


JACOBI (Soundex J210) — See also COBIAN, COBINE, JACOB, JACOBE, JACOBY, SCOBIE, YACOBI.

  JACOBI: See also Grover Lee Broadfoot — George Francis McAneny — Harriss Newman — Frances J. O'Meara
  Jacobi, Edward See J. Edward Jacobi
  Jacobi, Frances See Frances J. O'Meara
  Jacobi, Herbert J. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobi, J. Edward — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobi, Joseph — of Port Huron, St. Clair County, Mich. Democrat. Mayor of Port Huron, Mich., 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobi, Lotte — of Deering, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Jacobi, Sidney (b. 1906) — of Port Richmond, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born February 19, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Richmond County 2nd District, 1934; defeated, 1934. Jewish. Member, American Jewish Congress. Burial location unknown.


JACOBOSKI (Soundex J212) — See also BOBOSKY, BOSKIN, COBO, COBORN, COBOS, DOBOS, DOBOSH, JACOB, JACOBOWITZ, JAKUBOWSKI, KABOSKI, KARBOSKI, KOLIBOSKI, LOBOS, OCOBOCK, RICCOBONO, SEBOSKI, VANBOSKIRK, VILLALOBOS.

  Jacoboski, Alois L. (1896-1976) — of Stevens Point, Portage County, Wis. Born June 9, 1896. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Stevens Point, Wis., 1949-53. Died March 21, 1976 (age 79 years, 286 days). Interment at St. Peter Cemetery, Stevens Point, Wis.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


JACOBOWITZ (Soundex J213) — See also BOWIE, COBO, COBORN, COBOS, DOLOBOWSKY, JACOBOSKI, LEBOWITZ, LEIBOWITZ, LIEBOWITZ, OCOBOCK, RICCOBONO.

  Jacobowitz, Milton E. — of Far Rockaway, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


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