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JACOBS (Soundex J212) — See also JACOB, JACOBSEN, JACOBSMEYER, JACOBSON, JACOBSSON, JACOBSTEIN, JACOBUS, JOCOBUS.

  JACOBS: See also Horace J. Backus — Luther Henry Baker — Joseph Robinette Biden, Jr. — Vernon Jacobs Brown — George M. Eichler — Stephen Benton Elkins — Wendy Fields-Jacobs — Harry Hartley Gemuend — Richard Jacobs Haldeman — Wilson H. Hamilton — Bobbie Jacobs-Ghaffar — August Jacobs-Kantstein — Harriss Newman — Francis Philo Phelps — David Rittenhouse — Louis H. Schult — Thomas Sinnickson — Mary Jacobs Stocker — Charles Turner, Jr. — Lee Welch
  Jacobs, (need first name) — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Progressive. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 1st District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, (need first name) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 9th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Abel — of Thompson, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Thompson, 1820, 1830-31. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Albert C. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Jacobs, Alma R. — of Blue Bell, Montgomery County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Jacobs, Andrew — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Andrew, Sr. (1906-1992) — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born near Gerald, Perry County, Ind., February 22, 1906. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Indiana 11th District, 1949-51; defeated, 1950; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1952, 1956. Died December 17, 1992 (age 86 years, 299 days). Interment at Harding Cemetery, Perry County, Ind.
  Relatives: Father of Andrew Jacobs, Jr. (who married Martha Elizabeth Keys (1930-)).
  Political family: Jacobs family of Indianapolis, Indiana.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Jacobs, Andrew, Jr. (1932-2013) — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., February 24, 1932. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean conflict; lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1959-61; U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1965-73, 1975-97 (11th District 1965-73, 1975-83, 10th District 1983-97); defeated, 1962, 1972; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1968, 1996. Catholic. Member, American Legion. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., December 29, 2013 (age 81 years, 308 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Jacobs, Sr. (1906-1992); married 1976 to Martha Elizabeth Keys.
  Political family: Jacobs family of Indianapolis, Indiana.
  Cross-reference: Julia Carson
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Jacobs, Andronicus (born c.1899) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born about 1899. Longshoreman; American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1952; American Labor candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1953. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Arthur L. — of Broome County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Broome County 2nd District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Arthur W. — of near Salem, Crawford County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Crawford County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Jacobs, B. C. — of Lennox, Lincoln County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 5th District, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Bill — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 4th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Jacobs, Bryan See E. Bryan Jacobs
  Jacobs, Camille — of Camden, Kent County, Del. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Jacobs, Charles — of Cleveland, Bolivar County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Clara — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Law Preservation candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 3rd District, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Cyrus S. — U.S. Attorney for Iowa, 1838. Burial location unknown.
Cyrus Y. Jacobs Jacobs, Cyrus Y. (1831-1900) — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Born in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa., December 22, 1831. Flour mill business; distiller; mayor of Boise, Idaho, 1879-80. Died in 1900 (age about 68 years). Interment at Pioneer Cemetery, Boise, Idaho.
  Image source: City of Boise
  Jacobs, Dennis — also known as Denny Jacobs — of East Moline, Rock Island County, Ill. Democrat. Mayor of East Moline, Ill., 1973-87; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2000, 2004 (alternate), 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Jacobs, Dennis G. — Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1992-. Still living as of 1997.
  Jacobs, Denny See Dennis Jacobs
  Jacobs, Dick M. (b. 1938) — of Holland, Ottawa County, Mich. Born in 1938. Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988; candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1988; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Jacobs, Donald — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Jacobs, Dorothy M. — of Baraga, Baraga County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1960; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1961; candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 32nd Senatorial District, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Jacobs, E. A. — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, E. Bryan — of Waynesburg, Greene County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Jacobs, E. C. — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, E. E. — of Du Quoin, Perry County, Ill. Mayor of Du Quoin, Ill., 1911-14. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, E. M. — of Stroudwater, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at Stroudwater, Maine, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Earl See W. Earl Jacobs
  Jacobs, Edward — of Iron County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Iron County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Emery — of Wellsburg, Brooke County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Wellsburg, W.Va., 1895-99. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Ernest W. — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 6th District, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Jacobs, Ferris, Jr. (1836-1886) — of Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y. Born in Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y., March 20, 1836. Republican. Lawyer; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1880; U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1881-83. Died in White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y., August 30, 1886 (age 50 years, 163 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Delhi, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Ferris Jacobs (1802-1887) and Nancy (Lassell) Jacobs (1812-1892); married 1869 to Mary Eleanor Hyde (1842-1895).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jacobs, Floyd E. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney, 1915; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1928; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Frank E. — Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1967-68. Still living as of 1968.
  Jacobs, Frank G. — of South Cairo, Greene County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Greene County, 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Frank L. — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Mayor of Meridian, Miss., 1945-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Fred — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 7th District, 1928, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Mrs. Fred A. — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Fred Clinton (b. 1865) — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif.; Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass., September 13, 1865. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for Arizona, 1923. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Enock Jacobs and Hannah Kidder (Jones) Jacobs; married, November 11, 1923, to Elizabeth Ferrell.
  Jacobs, Fred J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 5th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Frederick A. — of Danielsonville (now Danielson), Killingly, Windham County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Danielsonville, Connecticut, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, George C. — of Eureka, Humboldt County, Calif. Mayor of Eureka, Calif., 1954-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, George G. — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Beverage business; mayor of Paducah, Ky., 1956-60; defeated, 1975. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Gilda Z. — of Huntington Woods, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 35th District; elected 1998; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2000, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Jacobs, Harry — of Galeton, Potter County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Harry — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 24th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Jacobs, Henry — of Fairfield County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Fairfield County, 1868. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Herman (b. 1897) — of Alcester, Union County, S.Dak. Born in Union County, S.Dak., November 15, 1897. Democrat. Farmer; member of South Dakota state senate 1st District, 1959-62. Lutheran. Member, Farmers Union. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Elsie Hamilton.
  Jacobs, Irving I. — of Atlantic County, N.J. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Atlantic County; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Israel (1726-1796) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Providence Township, Montgomery County, Pa., June 9, 1726. Farmer; merchant; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania at-large, 1791-93. Died in Oaks, Montgomery County, Pa., December 10, 1796 (age 70 years, 184 days). Interment at Upper Providence Friends Meeting Burial Ground, Oaks, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jacobs, Israel J. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. First selectman of New Haven, Connecticut, 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, J. Leroy — of Cairo, Greene County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, James — of Everett, Snohomish County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, James A. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 2nd District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Janice Lee (b. 1946) — also known as Janice L. Jacobs — of Virginia. Born in 1946. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Guinea-Bissau, 2006-07; Senegal, 2006-07; U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Relatives: Married to Royce Fichte and Ken Friedman.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Jacobs, Jay S. — of Laurel Hollow, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Jacobs, Jeff See Jeffrey W. Jacobs
Jeff Jacobs Jacobs, Jeffrey W. — also known as Jeff Jacobs — of St. Louis Park, Hennepin County, Minn. Mayor of St. Louis Park, Minn., 1999-. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 2014.
  Image source: City of St. Louis Park
  Jacobs, Jerald — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Jacobs, Jesse — of Oxford, Chenango County, N.Y. Democrat. Chair of Chenango County Democratic Party, 1910, 1927, 1936-39; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1928 (alternate), 1932, 1936 (alternate); Presidential Elector for New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Jesse F. — of Frostburg, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Frostburg, Md., 1950-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Jim — of Florida. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 20th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Jacobs, Jim D. — of Clovis, Curry County, N.M. Delegate to New Mexico state constitutional convention, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Jacobs, Joel (b. 1932) — of Coon Rapids, Anoka County, Minn. Born in Pelican Rapids, Otter Tail County, Minn., March 31, 1932. School teacher; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1973-95 (District 47-A 1973-82, District 49-B 1983-95). Catholic. Still living as of 1995.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Jacobs, John — Member of Minnesota state senate 46th District, 1931-34. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Jacobs, John C. (1839-1894) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa., December 16, 1839. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 9th District, 1867-73; member of New York state senate, 1874-85, 1890-91 (3rd District 1874-79, 4th District 1880-85, 2nd District 1890-91); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1880 (speaker). Member, Freemasons. Died in Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J., September 22, 1894 (age 54 years, 280 days). Interment at Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married, October 20, 1886, to Rosalia Marie Berkowicz (1842-1900).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jacobs, John C. — of South Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of South Pasadena, Calif., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, John F. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Jacobs, John H. — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Marquette, Mich., 1895-96, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, John L. — of Rexburg, Madison County, Idaho. Mayor of Rexburg, Idaho, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, John R. — of Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, Calif. U.S. Vice Consul in Antwerp, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, John T. — of Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, John W. — of Lake City, Calhoun County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Joseph — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Georgia, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Joseph — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
Joseph E. Jacobs Jacobs, Joseph Earle (1893-1971) — also known as Joseph E. Jacobs — of Johnston, Edgefield County, S.C.; Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Fla. Born in Johnston, Edgefield County, S.C., October 31, 1893. Interpreter; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Foochow, 1917-18; Shanghai, 1918-19; U.S. Consul in Shanghai, as of 1924, as of 1928-30; Yunnanfu, 1926-28; U.S. Consul General in Cairo, as of 1943; U.S. Ambassador to Czechoslovakia, 1948-49; Poland, 1955-57. Died in Washington, D.C., January 5, 1971 (age 77 years, 66 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Jacobs and Nettie (Austin) Jacobs; married, August 23, 1930, to Elizabeth McNutt (1892-1967).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: U.S. passport application
  Jacobs, Joseph J., Jr. — of Ohio. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 10th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Jacobs, Joseph T. — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1884; candidate for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Joshua — The Unemployed Party candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 21st District, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Jacobs, Judith A. — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Jacobs, Judy — of Ontario, San Bernardino County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Jacobs, Kelly — of Hernando, DeSoto County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Jacobs, Lawrence — of Kenosha County, Wis. Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Kenosha County 2nd District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Leo S. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. People's Progressive candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 13th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Leroy See J. Leroy Jacobs
  Jacobs, Leslie E. — of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Androscoggin County (2nd), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Locksley R. — Delaware state treasurer, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Marcus E. (born c.1840) — of Berlin, Hartford County, Conn. Born in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., about 1840. Republican. Brick manufacturer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Berlin, 1901-02; defeated, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Mark R. — Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Jacobs, Mary — of California. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 2nd District, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Jacobs, Michael J. — of College Park, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of College Park, Md., 1997-2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Jacobs, Mort — of Overland, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Overland, Mo., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Jacobs, Nancy — of Abingdon, Harford County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state senate 34th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Jacobs, Nathan L. (1905-1989) — of Livingston, Essex County, N.J. Born February 28, 1905. Lawyer; law partner of Arthur T. Vanderbilt, 1928-34; law professor; delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention from Essex County, 1947; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1948, 1952-75; superior court judge in New Jersey, 1948-52. Member, American Bar Association. Died January 25, 1989 (age 83 years, 332 days). Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Nathaniel P. M. — of Wells, York County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1912, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Nicholas — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Orange (1827-1914) — of Jacksonville, Jackson County, Ore.; Seattle, King County, Wash. Born near Geneseo, Livingston County, N.Y., May 2, 1827. Republican. Lawyer; newspaper editor and publisher; justice of Washington territorial supreme court, 1869-75; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Washington Territory, 1875-79; mayor of Seattle, Wash., 1879-80; member Washington territorial council, 1885-87; superior court judge in Washington, 1896-1900. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., May 21, 1914 (age 87 years, 19 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Seattle, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jacobs, Pati — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 17th District, 2010. Female. Still living as of 2010.
  Jacobs, Pattie Ruffner — also known as Mrs. Solon Jacobs — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Alabama, 1920; delegate to Alabama convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large, 1933. Female. Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Birmingham, Ala.
  Jacobs, Paul — of California. Peace and Freedom candidate for U.S. Senator from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Jacobs, Paul I. — of Mercer County, N.J. Peace, Human Rights candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 6-A, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Jacobs, Ray C. — of Lompoc, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Mayor of Lompoc, Calif., 1952-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Raymond A. — of Huntington Woods, Oakland County, Mich. Village president of Huntington Woods, Michigan, 1928-29, 1931-32; mayor of Huntington Woods, Mich., 1932-33. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Rhoda S. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972; member of New York state assembly, 1979-2001 (43rd District 1979-82, 42nd District 1983-2001). Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Jacobs, Robert I. — of Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, Mich. Mayor of Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., 1963-65; defeated, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Jacobs, Robert Lee — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 31st District, 1937-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Robert Lee — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Superior court judge in Pennsylvania; elected 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Jacobs, Ron — also known as "Whodaguy" — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 2nd District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Jacobs, Roy — of Iowa. Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 3rd District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Sam — of Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Silas — of Brooksville, Bracken County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Simeon A. — of Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Postmaster at Chicopee, Mass., 1885-90, 1894-95. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Solomon — of Gloucester, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Solomon D. (b. 1795) — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in 1795. Merchant; railroad president; mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1834-35; member of Tennessee state legislature, 1839-41. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Mrs. Solon See Pattie Ruffner Jacobs
  Jacobs, Stephen B. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 3rd District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Susan S. — of Virginia. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Papua New Guinea, 2000-03; Solomon Islands, 2000-03; Vanuatu, 2000-03; U.S. Special Advisor for International Children's Issues, 2010. Female. Still living as of 2010.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Jacobs, Suzanne (b. 1936) — of Florida. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 6, 1936. Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives 88th District, 1993-. Female. Jewish. Still living as of 1999.
  Jacobs, Theda — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Secretary of Ohio Democratic Party, 1937. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Theo T. See Theodore T. Jacobs
  Jacobs, Theodore T. (b. 1874) — also known as Theo T. Jacobs — of Sturgis, St. Joseph County, Mich. Born in Sturgis, St. Joseph County, Mich., December 8, 1874. Republican. Lawyer; circuit judge in Michigan 15th Circuit, 1931-53; appointed 1931. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Rotary; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Knights of Pythias. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas H. Jacobs and Mary Ann (Hall) Jacobs; married, February 1, 1913, to Louise Christine Rommel.
  Jacobs, Theresa C. — American candidate for Wisconsin state assembly 87th District, 1974. Female. Still living as of 1974.
  Jacobs, Thornton E. — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Republican. Postmaster at Shreveport, La., 1890-92. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Thornwell — of South Daytona, Volusia County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Jacobs, W. A. — Socialist. Candidate for secretary of state of Iowa, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, W. Earl — of Webster Groves, St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state senate 13th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Walter — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1988. African ancestry. Still living as of 1988.
  Jacobs, Walter G. — of Aberdeen, Brown County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 38th District, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, Wesley A. (1847-1909) — of Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo. Born in Calhoun County, Mich., November 2, 1847. Republican. Grain and farm implement dealer; member of Missouri state senate 5th District, 1881-88; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1888. Died in Norfolk, Va., November 20, 1909 (age 62 years, 18 days). Interment at Edgewood Cemetery, Chillicothe, Mo.
  Relatives: Married to Bolina Del Ray Saunders (1850-1918).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jacobs, Wilbur E. (1882-1956) — of Harrington, Kent County, Del. Born near Harrington, Kent County, Del., September 2, 1882. Democrat. Member of Delaware state senate from Kent County 4th District, 1929-32; Delaware state auditor; elected 1944. Methodist. Died July 12, 1956 (age 73 years, 314 days). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Harrington, Del.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jacobs, William — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, William A. — of Wisconsin. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for Governor of Wisconsin, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, William A. — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, William Claiborne — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 79th District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Jacobs, William E. — of Kent, Portage County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Jacobs, William H. — of Aberdeen, Harford County, Md. Democrat. Postmaster at Aberdeen, Md., 1916-19. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, William J. — of Faulkton, Faulk County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 24th District, 1941-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jacobs, William L. — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1954; chair of Wood County Democratic Party, 1954-55; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1956; candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Wood County, 1956, 1960; candidate for circuit judge in West Virginia for the 4th Judicial Circuit, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

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