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JAMES (Soundex J520) — See also AMES, CANNON-JAMES, FITZJAMES, GAMES, HJAMER, IJAMS, JAMEAL, JAMELE, JAMESON, JAMEY, JAMIAS, JANES, MESSER-JAMES, SAINTJAMES, SAMES, TORRES-JAMES.

  JAMES: See also John Atkinson — Graham Arthur Barden — Clarence D. Bell — William Henry Bissell — Daniel Bradford — George Franklin Brumm — Robert Carlyle Byrd — Mary R. Cannon-James — Edward William Christiansen — LeGrand Alexander Copley — Jesse Samuel Cottrell — Warren N. Cuddy — Joseph Parker Dando — James Farrow — Henry Patillo Farrow — Joseph Irwin France — Ernest F. Gamble — Louis Folwell Hart — John St. John Irby — S. Corning Judd — Rose McKinney-James — Evelyn Messer-James — Armin Henry Meyer — Oliver Warren Neff — Frederick Walker Pitkin — Edward Shippen — James William Spain — Charles R. Spear — Alicia Torres-James — Wallace Townsend — James Eugene Walker — Frances Elizabeth Willis
  James, (need first name) — of New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 12th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, A. B. See Amaziah Bailey James
  James, A. R. — of Marshall, Saline County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  James, Ada — of Richland Center, Richland County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  James, Addison Davis (1850-1947) — also known as Addison D. James — of Penrod, Muhlenberg County, Ky. Born near Morgantown, Butler County, Ky., February 27, 1850. Republican. Delegate to Kentucky state constitutional convention, 1890; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1891-93; member of Kentucky state senate, 1895; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 3rd District, 1907-09; defeated, 1890. Died in Penrod, Muhlenberg County, Ky., June 10, 1947 (age 97 years, 103 days). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  Relatives: Grandfather of John Albert Whitaker (1901-1951).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James, Agnes A. — of New Jersey. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1992 (Conservative, 4th District), 1996 (Independent, 3rd District), 1998 (Independent, 11th District). Female. Still living as of 1998.
  James, Albert E. — of Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Mansfield; elected 1918. Burial location unknown.
  James, Albert W. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Mayor of Wilmington, Del., 1941-44; Delaware state attorney general, 1947-51. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of William Wintrup (1863?-1946).
  James, Alton See W. Alton James
  James, Amaziah Bailey (1812-1883) — also known as Amaziah B. James; A. B. James — of Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Born in Stephentown, Rensselaer County, N.Y., July 1, 1812. Republican. Newspaper publisher; lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 4th District, 1854-76; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1860; U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1877-81. Died in Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., July 6, 1883 (age 71 years, 5 days). Interment at Ogdensburg Cemetery, Ogdensburg, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James, Andrew J. — of Kentucky. Secretary of state of Kentucky, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  James, Andrew M. — of Kentucky. Kentucky state attorney general, 1859-61. Burial location unknown.
  James, Arthur E. (born c.1855) — of Warrenville, Ashford, Windham County, Conn. Born in Ashford, Windham County, Conn., about 1855. Democrat. Laborer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ashford, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  James, Arthur Horace (1883-1973) — also known as Arthur H. James; "Breaker Boy" — of Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pa., July 14, 1883. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania, 1927-31; superior court judge in Pennsylvania, 1933-39; Governor of Pennsylvania, 1939-43; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1940. Methodist. Welsh ancestry. Died in Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pa., April 27, 1973 (age 89 years, 287 days). Interment at Hanover Green Cemetery, Hanover Township, Luzerne County, Pa.
  James, Arthur W. — of Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wis. Republican. Postmaster at Waukesha, Wis., 1899-1907. Burial location unknown.
  James, B. G. See Basil Gordon James
  James, B. O. See Benjamin Oliver James
  James, Basil Gordon (1894-1961) — also known as B. G. James — of Newport News, Va. Born in Beulahville, King William County, Va., August 9, 1894. Mayor of Newport News, Va., 1936-40. Died in Newport News, Va., November 11, 1961 (age 67 years, 94 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Grace Dickenson.
  See also Wikipedia article
  James, Bayliss See Ernest Bayliss James
  James, Beau: See James John Joseph Walker
  James, Benaiah M. — of Rice County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1874, 1889-90 (District 18 1874, District 20 1889-90). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  James, Benjamin Franklin (1885-1961) — also known as Benjamin F. James — of Rosemont, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 1, 1885. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1939-47; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 7th District, 1949-59. Member, Sons of the Revolution; Freemasons; Lions. Died in Bryn Mawr, Montgomery County, Pa., January 26, 1961 (age 75 years, 178 days). Interment at Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, Pa.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Relatives: Married to Frieda Pauline Gneiting.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James, Benjamin Oliver (1852-1927) — also known as B. O. James — of Richmond, Va. Born in Goochland County, Va., June 4, 1852. Democrat. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1891-92; secretary of state of Virginia, 1909-27; died in office 1927. Died in Richmond, Va., April 26, 1927 (age 74 years, 326 days). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Martin James (1789-1867) and Emeline (Duvall) James; married 1910 to Mary Evelyn Kean.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  James, Berry — of San Marcos, Hays County, Tex. Mayor of San Marcos, Tex., 1981. Still living as of 1981.
  James, Bessie M. — of Pottstown, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  James, Bette G. — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  James, Bill See Will E. James
  James, Bryant See N. Bryant James
  James, Burton A. — of Greene County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Greene County, 1844-45; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 21st District, 1845-46. Burial location unknown.
  James, C. Dennis — of Portage, Kalamazoo County, Mich. U.S. Taxpayers candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 2000; U.S. Taxpayers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  James, C. M. — of Hinton, Summers County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  James, C. O. — of Sulphur Springs, Hopkins County, Tex. Member of Texas state senate 2nd District, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  James, Carlton — of Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Charles A. (b. 1922) — of California. Born in 1922. U.S. Ambassador to Niger, 1976-79. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  James, Charles B. — of Clarkton, Dunklin County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Dunklin County. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Charles C. — of Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  James, Charles D. — also known as Chuck James — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 2nd District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  James, Charles H. — of Wildwood, Cape May County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  James, Charles Pinckney (1818-1899) — Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, May 11, 1818. Associate Justice, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, 1879-92; retired 1892. Died in Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va., August 9, 1899 (age 81 years, 90 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  James, Charles S. (b. 1871) — of Weybridge, Addison County, Vt. Born in Weybridge, Addison County, Vt., February 5, 1871. Member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1908; member of Vermont state senate from Addison County, 1923. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.
  James, Charles Tillinghast (1805-1862) — also known as Charles T. James — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in West Greenwich Center, West Greenwich, Kent County, R.I., September 15, 1805. U.S. Senator from Rhode Island, 1851-57. Died of wounds that he received from the accidental explosion of a cannon shell of his own manufacture, with which he was experimenting, at Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., October 17, 1862 (age 57 years, 32 days). Interment at Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, R.I.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James, Charles W. — of Baker City, Baker County, Ore. Postmaster at Baker City, Ore., 1889. Burial location unknown.
  James, Cheri W. — of near Richmond, Henrico County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  James, Chester N. — of Augusta, Butler County, Kan. Republican. Postmaster at Augusta, Kan., 1868-74. Burial location unknown.
  James, Chuck See Charles D. James
  James, Craig — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  James, Craig Taylor (b. 1941) — also known as Craig T. James — of DeLand, Volusia County, Fla. Born in Augusta, Richmond County, Ga., May 5, 1941. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Florida 4th District, 1989-93. Still living as of 1998.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article
  James, Crawford F. — of Marion, McDowell County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1940 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Daniel E. — Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives 112th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  James, Darwin Rush (1834-1908) — also known as Darwin R. James — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Williamsburg, Hampshire County, Mass., May 14, 1834. Republican. Importer of indigo and spices; U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1883-87. Died in 1908 (age about 74 years). Interment at City Cemetery, Williamsburg, Mass.
  Relatives: Married, January 14, 1858, to Mary E. Fairchild.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James, David — of Kirksville, Adair County, Mo. Whig. Postmaster at Kirksville, Mo., 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  James, David — of Loveland, Larimer County, Colo. Postmaster at Loveland, Colo., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  James, David — of Montana. Lieutenant Governor of Montana, 1962-65. Still living as of 1965.
  James, David L. — of Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972; Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  James, David R. — of Shenandoah, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  James, Debbie — of Edina, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  James, Debra — of Sterling Heights, Macomb County, Mich. Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  James, Delbert C. (1872-1949) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Michigan, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; insurance agent; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1919-20; defeated in primary, 1922. Died in 1949 (age about 77 years). Burial location unknown.
  James, Dennis See C. Dennis James
  James, Donna Marie — of Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 31st District, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  James, Donzella J. — of College Park, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000, 2004, 2008 (alternate). Still living as of 2008.
  James, Dorothy — of Michigan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  James, E. Bayliss See Ernest Bayliss James
  James, E. E. — of Easthampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Postmaster at Easthampton, Mass., 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  James, E. L. — of Institute, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1932, 1936, 1944, 1952. Burial location unknown.
  James, Earl D. — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Mayor of Montgomery, Ala., 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  James, Earl E. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  James, Earl N. — of Cassopolis, Cass County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Ed — of Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. Candidate in primary for mayor of Sandy, Utah, 1985. Still living as of 1985.
  James, Edmund — of Cambria County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Cambria County, 1905-08. Burial location unknown.
  James, Edmund G. — of Caldwell, Noble County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  James, Edward, Jr. (d. 1904) — of Lackawanna County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Lackawanna County, 1901-04; died in office 1904. Died March 15, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  James, Edward — of Gary, Lake County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  James, Edward F. — of Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 20th District, 1907-10. Burial location unknown.
  James, Edward F. — of Fredonia, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Mayor of Fredonia, N.Y., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Edward R. — of Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 45th District, 1937-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Edwin — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Guatemala City, as of 1904. Burial location unknown.
  James, Edwin E. — of Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyo. Mayor of Rock Springs, Wyo., 1952-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Elbert A. — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Republican. Postmaster at Chattanooga, Tenn., 1865-69. Burial location unknown.
  James, Elizabeth F. — of Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  James, Elwood B. — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Whig. Postmaster at Carthage, Mo., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  James, Ernest Bayliss (b. 1906) — also known as E. Bayliss James — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Born in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo., October 30, 1906. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 3rd District, 1933-36. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ernest Rupert James (1881-1968) and Grace (Conway) James (1883-1963); married to Lillian C. Reed.
  James, Ernest K. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1935-36; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1945-49. Burial location unknown.
  James, Ernest Rupert (1881-1968) — also known as Ernest R. James — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Born in Halleck, Buchanan County, Mo., January 12, 1881. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 4th District, 1921-22; member of Missouri state senate 2nd District, 1923-26; defeated, 1926. Died July 5, 1968 (age 87 years, 175 days). Interment at Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel R. James (1854-1930) and Sarah Susan (Bayliss) James (1859-1928); married, September 9, 1902, to Grace Conway (1883-1963); father of Ernest Bayliss James (1906-?).
  James, Ernest W. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Mayor of Clarksburg, W.Va., 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  James, F. G. — of Greenville, Pitt County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1916, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  James, F. Wilton — Socialist. Candidate for New York state engineer and surveyor, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  James, Fleming, Jr. — of North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from North Haven, 1940, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Florine E. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  James, Floyd — of Compton, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  James, Floyd B. — of Ruston, Lincoln Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Fob See Forrest Hood James, Jr.
  James, Forrest Hood, Jr. (b. 1934) — also known as Fob James — of Magnolia Springs, Baldwin County, Ala. Born in Lanett, Chambers County, Ala., September 15, 1934. Civil engineer; Governor of Alabama, 1979-83, 1995-99. Played pro football for the Montreal Alouettes in 1956. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  James, Francis (1799-1886) — of West Chester, Chester County, Pa. Born in Thornbury Township, Chester County, Pa., April 4, 1799. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1834-38 (4th District 1834-37, 3rd District 1837-38); U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 4th District, 1839-43; chief burgess of West Chester, Pennsylvania, 1850. Died in West Chester, Chester County, Pa., January 4, 1886 (age 86 years, 275 days). Interment at Oaklands Cemetery, West Chester, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James, Frank A. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1936-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Frank P. — of Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  James, Fred — of Oneida County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  James, Fred H. — of New York. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  James, G. Luz — Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1977-78. Still living as of 1978.
  James, G. Russell — of Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 31st District, 1962; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  James, George F. — of Norwood, Norfolk County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Eighth Norfolk District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  James, George L. — of Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Mansfield, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  James, George P. — of Watauga, Tarrant County, Tex. Postmaster at Watauga, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  James, Gerard Luz A. II — of St. Croix, Virgin Islands. Undertaker; member of Virgin Islands legislature from St. Croix, 1993-96; Lieutenant Governor of Virgin Islands, 2002; Independent candidate for Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands, 2002. African ancestry. Still living as of 2002.
Glenn H. James James, Glenn H. (b. 1890) — of Montfort, Iowa County, Wis. Born in Montfort, Iowa County, Wis., April 19, 1890. Republican. Farmer; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Iowa County, 1939-42, 1945-46. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Wisconsin Blue Book 1940
  James, Grenville — of New York. U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Yarmouth, 1892-93; U.S. Consul in Woodstock, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  James, Haldy — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 17th District, 1954. Still living as of 1954.
  James, Harold — of Mexico, Audrain County, Mo. Mayor of Mexico, Mo., 1963-64. Still living as of 1964.
  James, Harry — of Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Dunkirk, N.Y., 1910-11. Burial location unknown.
  James, Harry M. See Henry M. James
  James, Hattie I. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Henry — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  James, Henry A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Independence League candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  James, Henry F. — of Venango County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Venango County, 1891-96. Burial location unknown.
  James, Henry M. (b. 1885) — also known as Harry M. James — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Born in Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y., August 18, 1885. Republican. Lawyer; newspaper editor; member of New York state assembly from Columbia County, 1926-30; defeated, 1930; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1948, 1952, 1956. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Rotary. Burial location unknown.
  James, Henry N. — of Glenarden, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Glenarden, Md., 1974-79. Still living as of 1979.
  James, Hinton (1884-1948) — of Laurinburg, Scotland County, N.C. Born in Laurinburg, Scotland County, N.C., April 24, 1884. Democrat. Mayor of Laurinburg, N.C., 1919-21; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 7th District, 1930-31. Died November 3, 1948 (age 64 years, 193 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, Laurinburg, N.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James, Homer — of West Virginia. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 6th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  James, Howard I. — of Bristol, Bucks County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 10th District, 1939-46; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Howard J. — of Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County; elected 1936, 1938; defeated, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Mrs. Howard J. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1949. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Hugh — of Laredo, Webb County, Tex. Mayor of Laredo, Tex., 1874-76. Burial location unknown.
  James, Ira — of Plattsburg, Clinton County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 3rd District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  James, Ireland — of Mingo County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mingo County, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  James, J. M. — of Selma, Fresno County, Calif. Mayor of Selma, Calif., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, J. S. — of Douglasville, Douglas County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  James, J. W. — of Hastings, Adams County, Neb. District judge in Nebraska 10th District, 1928-34; appointed 1928. Burial location unknown.
  James, Jacob F. (d. 1892) — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Whig. Mayor of Manchester, N.H., 1847-49, 1857. Died April 15, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  James, Jacqueline — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  James, James — of Salem County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1781. Burial location unknown.
  James, James (d. 1834) — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Veracruz, 1832-34. Died April 24, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  James, James (1814-1888) — of Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, Wales, February 11, 1814. Republican. Postmaster at Hazleton, Pa., 1869-85. Died in Luzerne, Luzerne County, Pa., November 22, 1888 (age 74 years, 285 days). Interment at Vine Street Cemetery, Hazleton, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth (Stradling) James (1772-1824) and Evan James (1773-1856).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  James, James A. — of Monroe County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Monroe County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  James, James A. — of Blue Earth County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 14, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  James, James G. — of Cambridge, Dorchester County, Md. Mayor of Cambridge, Md., 1896-1900. Burial location unknown.
  James, Jane F. — of Ashland, Hanover County, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Ashland, Va., 1873-82. Female. Burial location unknown.
  James, Jeannette — of North Pole, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska state house of representatives 34th District, 2001. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  James, Jeffery W. — Constitution candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  James, Jenkin — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  James, Jesse (1904-1977) — of Texas. Born October 10, 1904. Member of Texas state house of representatives, 1930; Texas state treasurer, 1941-77. Died September 29, 1977 (age 72 years, 354 days). Interment at Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Tex.
  James, John — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from New Castle County, 1796-99. Burial location unknown.
  James, John — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey State Council from Middlesex County, 1811. Burial location unknown.
  James, John C. — of California. Member of California state assembly 20th District, 1854-55. Burial location unknown.
  James, John H. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Mayor of Atlanta, Ga., 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  James, John H. — of Nanticoke, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Nanticoke, Pa., 1882-85. Burial location unknown.
  James, John M. — of California. Member of California state assembly 1st District, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  James, John Martin — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, John T. — of St. Louis County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 2nd District, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  James, John W. — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Mayor of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1875. Burial location unknown.
  James, Joseph E. — of Frostburg, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Frostburg, Md., 1956-64. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Joseph S. — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  James, Katherine (born c.1936) — of Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born about 1936. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2004, 2008 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2008.
  James, Kevin (b. 1963) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in 1963. Republican. Lawyer; radio show host; candidate in primary for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 2013. Gay. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  James, Kiley — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  James, L. L. — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, L. W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  James, Leo E. — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  James, Letitia (b. 1958) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 18, 1958. Democrat. Lawyer; New York state attorney general, 2019-. Female. African ancestry. First African-American to be Attorney General of New York; first woman to be elected to that position. Still living as of 2021.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  James, Lewis W. — of Michigan. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 36th Circuit, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  James, Louie W. — of Auburn, Lee County, Ala. Mayor of Auburn, Ala., 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Luz See G. Luz James
  James, Lyman D. — of Williamsburg, Hampshire County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  James, Lynmore — of Montezuma, Macon County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  James, Manson — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Marguerite — of Glendale, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Mary Denny See Mary Denny
  James, Mary-Dulany — of Havre de Grace, Harford County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates District 34; elected 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  James, Matthew — of Portsmouth, Va. Democrat. Elected Virginia state house of delegates 80th District 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  James, Michael J. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Maryland 4th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  James, Milton — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  James, Miriam Watson (d. 1926) — also known as Miriam W. James — of Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Female. Died in 1926. Interment at Doylestown Cemetery, Doylestown, Pa.
  James, N. Bryant — of Farmerville, Union Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1936 (alternate), 1940, 1944, 1948, 1956, 1960 (member, Credentials Committee); Louisiana Republican state chair, 1955-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Naren N. — of Stanford, Lincoln County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  James, Noah — of Doddridge County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Doddridge County, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  James, Noah H. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 4th District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  James, Norman — of Edwardsville, Luzerne County, Pa. Burgess of Edwardsville, Pennsylvania, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Novel B. — of Santa Ana, Orange County, Calif. Republican. Acting postmaster at Santa Ana, Calif., 1959-61. Still living as of 1961.
  James, O. A. — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 23rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Oliver B. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  James, Oliver P. — of Bucks County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 6th District, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
Ollie M. James James, Ollie Murray (1871-1918) — also known as Ollie M. James — of Marion, Crittenden County, Ky. Born in Crittenden County, Ky., July 27, 1871. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1896, 1904 (delegation chair), 1908 (delegation chair), 1912 (Permanent Chair; chair, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee; speaker), 1916; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 1st District, 1903-13; U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1913-18; died in office 1918. Died in 1918 (age about 46 years). Interment at Mapleview Cemetery, Marion, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of L. H. James and Elizabeth J. James; married, December 2, 1903, to Ruth Thomas.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, August 1908
  James, Oscar L. — of Abingdon, Washington County, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Abingdon, Va., 1907-11. Burial location unknown.
  James, P. H. — of Cortland, Gage County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  James, Paul — of Wayne County, Mich. Communist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  James, Peter H. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1909-12. Burial location unknown.
  James, R. E. — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1944 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, R. I. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  James, Ralph N. — of Wagner, Charles Mix County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 8th District, 1937-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Randall N. — Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1963-70. Still living as of 1970.
  James, Ray S. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives 5th District; elected 1966, 1968; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1968, 1972 (alternate). Still living as of 1972.
  James, Raymond — of Pennsylvania. Commonwealth Land candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 5th District, 1924, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  James, Raymond — of Indiana. American candidate for U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  James, Richard — of Stroud, Lincoln County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Richard — of Van Buren County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Van Buren County, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  James, Richard H. — of Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  James, Richard M. — of Kalamazoo County, Mich. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 9th Circuit, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  James, Richard T. — of Portland, Jay County, Ind. Republican. Indiana state auditor, 1940-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Robert E. — of Northampton County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Northampton County, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  James, Robert J. — of Gladstone, Clay County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Gladstone, Mo., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  James, Robert L. — of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1948, 1952 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Robert R. — of Nutter Fort, Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Roddy — of Alabama. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  James, Ronald R. (b. 1928) — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Born in San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif., June 11, 1928. Mayor of San Jose, Calif., 1966-70. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Rotary. Still living as of 1970.
  Relatives: Son of W. Ray James and Mina (Pelton) James; married, August 3, 1947, to Laurel L. Schnetz.
  James, Rorer Abraham (1859-1921) — also known as Rorer A. James — of Danville, Va. Born near Brosville, Pittsylvania County, Va., March 1, 1859. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper publisher; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1889-92; member of Virginia state senate, 1893-1901; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1904, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1920; U.S. Representative from Virginia 5th District, 1920-21; died in office 1921. Died, from heart disease, in Danville, Va., August 6, 1921 (age 62 years, 158 days). Interment at Green Hill Cemetery, Danville, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Angeline (Rorer) James (1823-1915) and John W. Craighead James (1824-1889); married 1892 to Ann Marshall 'Annie' Wilson (1869-1938).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James, Roy — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 2nd District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  James, Roy E. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 20th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Ruby — of Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  James, Russell See G. Russell James
  James, Samuel W. — of Sedalia, Pettis County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Sharpe (b. 1936) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla., February 20, 1936. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980, 1988, 1996, 2000, 2004; mayor of Newark, N.J., 1986-2006; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1992; member of New Jersey state senate 29th District, 1999-2008; indicted in July 2007 on federal charges of using city credit cards for personal expenses, and letting a girlfriend buy nine parcels of city-owned land for a small fraction of their value, without disclosing their relationship; convicted in April 2008; sentenced to 27 months in prison, and fined $100,000. African ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  James, Sly See Sylvester James, Jr.
  James, Stanley — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state senate 12th District; elected 1938; candidate for New Hampshire Governor's Council 4th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Stanley — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Nashua 1st Ward, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Steve — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Republican. Candidate in primary for mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1995. Still living as of 1995.
  James, Steve — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  James, Sylvester, Jr. (b. 1951) — also known as Sly James — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born December 9, 1951. Lawyer; mayor of Kansas City, Mo., 2011-. African ancestry. Still living as of 2018.
  See also Wikipedia article
  James, T. W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  James, Ted — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  James, Thomas — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Postmaster at Independence, Mo., 1889-94. Burial location unknown.
  James, Thomas E. — of Miami Beach, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Mayor of Miami Beach, Fla., 1920-22. Burial location unknown.
  James, Thomas E. — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Thomas Lemuel (1831-1916) — also known as Thomas L. James — of Tenafly, Bergen County, N.J.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y., March 29, 1831. Republican. Canal toll collector; newspaper publisher; customs inspector; postmaster at New York City, N.Y., 1873-81; U.S. Postmaster General, 1881-82; bank director; mayor of Tenafly, N.J., 1896. Welsh ancestry. Member, Union League. Died, following several strokes of apoplexy, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 11, 1916 (age 85 years, 166 days). Entombed at Church of the Heavenly Rest, Manhattan, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William James and Jane Maria (Price) James; married 1852 to Emily Ida Freeburn (died 1895); married, April 29, 1896, to Jeane (Freeburn) Barden (sister of first wife; died 1902); married, February 3, 1904, to Edith Colbourne (died 1910); married, May 10, 1911, to Flora (MacDonnell) Gaffney; father of Ella James (who married Henry George Pearson (1844-1889)).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James, Tim — of St. Ann, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of St. Ann, Mo.; elected 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  James, Timothy W. — of Rye, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  James, Tom — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  James, Tom — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  James, Troy Lee — of Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1972; member of Ohio state house of representatives 9th District, 1985. African ancestry. Still living as of 1985.
  James, Verda I. — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Republican. Member of Wyoming state house of representatives from Natrona County, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  James, Vernon M. — of Branson, Taney County, Mo. Republican. Elected Missouri state house of representatives from Taney County 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  James, Veronica — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  James, Vincent C. — of West Warwick, Kent County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1952 (Honorary Vice-President). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, W. Alton — of Worth, Worth County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Worth County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, W. Frank See William Francis James
  James, W. K. See William Knowles James
  James, W. K. — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Democrat. Lawyer; farmer; Independent candidate for delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention at-large, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  James, W. R. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  James, W. T. — of California. Member of California state assembly 8th District, 1871-73. Burial location unknown.
  James, W. W. — of Monterey, Monterey County, Calif. Postmaster at Monterey, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  James, Walter — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 33rd District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  James, Walter J. (b. 1881) — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Mayville, Tuscola County, Mich., January 29, 1881. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 1st District, 1939-40; defeated, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  James, Will E. — also known as Bill James — of Cullman, Cullman County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, William — of Pomfret, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Pomfret, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  James, William — of Richmond, Va.; Ashland, Hanover County, Va. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 3rd Virginia District, 1867; postmaster at Ashland, Va., 1871-73. Burial location unknown.
  James, William — of Statesboro, Bulloch County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1912, 1916 (alternate), 1920 (alternate), 1928. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  James, William — of Florida. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 11th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  James, William Borja — of Agana (now Hagatna), Guam. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Guam, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  James, William C. — of Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Mahanoy City, Pa., 1928-32. Burial location unknown.
  James, William E. — of Peckville, Lackawanna County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, William Francis (1873-1945) — also known as W. Frank James — of Hancock, Houghton County, Mich. Born in Morristown, Morris County, N.J., May 23, 1873. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; real estate and insurance business; Houghton County Treasurer, 1901-04; mayor of Hancock, Mich., 1908-10; member of Michigan state senate 32nd District, 1911-14; U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1915-35; defeated, 1934, 1936. Methodist. Cornish ancestry. Member, United Spanish War Veterans; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Maccabees; Foresters; Eagles. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., November 17, 1945 (age 72 years, 178 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William F. James and Elizabeth A. (Williams) James; married, March 18, 1904, to Jennie M. Mingay.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James, William H. — of Berea, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Berea, Ohio, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  James, William Hartford (1831-1920) — also known as William H. James — of Nebraska. Born October 16, 1831. Member of University of Nebraska board of regents, 1871-73; secretary of state of Nebraska, 1871-73; Governor of Nebraska, 1871-73. Died February 1, 1920 (age 88 years, 108 days). Burial location unknown.
  James, William J. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Chippewa District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  James, William Knowles (b. 1852) — also known as W. K. James — of Andrew County, Mo. Born in Sussex County, Del., August 20, 1852. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Andrew County, 1917-18; defeated, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  James, William P. (b. 1870) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., January 10, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; superior court judge in California, 1905-10; Judge, California Court of Appeal, 1910-23; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of California, 1923. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of David James and Jane (Parry) James; married 1896 to Ella V. Haas.
  James, William P. — of Gloucester City, Camden County, N.J. Mayor of Gloucester City, N.J., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  James, William Randolph — Republican. Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  James, William S. — of Havre de Grace, Harford County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1964; member of Maryland state senate District 14; elected 1966, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  James, William T. — of Sussex County, Del. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 4th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James, Willie — of New York. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  James, Wilton See F. Wilton James
  James, Winfield G. — Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1995-96. Still living as of 1996.
  James, Wynn — of Bucks County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 10th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  James, Wynne, Jr. — of Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 8th District, 1948; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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