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JOHNATHAN (Soundex J535) — See also ATHANASION, ATHANSON, DOHNAL, GIANNETTINO, HNATOV, JANTHONY, JONATHAN, JONATHON, KATHAN, LATHAN, NATHALIA, NATHALIE, NATHAN, NATHANAEL, NATHANIAL, NATHANSON, SCHNATMEIER, SCHNATTERLY.

  JOHNATHAN: See also Johnathan McCarty — Johnathan Starr


JOHNCOCK (Soundex J522) — See also COCK, HANCOCK, JAHNCKE, JANECZEK, JOHN, KOHNCKE.

  Johncock, Jerry — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


JOHNES (Soundex J520) — See also FAHNESTOCK, JOHN, JOHNESSE, JOHNETTA, JOHNS, JOINES, JONES, JONEZ, JOYNES, JUNIOUS, JUNIS, JUNIUS, LOHNES, NORTHNESS, OSHAUGHNESSY, SHAUGHNESSY.

  Johnes, John B. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Morris County, 1845-47. Burial location unknown.


JOHNESSE (Soundex J520) — See also ESSE, FAHNESTOCK, JOHN, JOHNES, JOHNETTA, JOINES, JONES, JONEZ, JOYNES, JUNIOUS, JUNIS, JUNIUS, LOHNES, NORTHNESS, OSHAUGHNESSY, SHAUGHNESSY.

  Johnesse, Mrs. Frank D. — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1936, 1940 (alternate). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


JOHNETTA (Soundex J530) — See also BOHNET, BOHNETT, GIANETTI, GIANNETTI, JANNOTTA, JAUNITA, JEANETTA, JEANNETTA, JINOTTI, JOHN, JOHNES, JOHNESSE, SCHNETSKY, SCHNETT, SCHNETZ.

  JOHNETTA: See also Johnetta C. Shelton


JOHNGRASS (Soundex J526) — See also GENGRAS, GINGRAS, GINGRASS, GRASS, INGRASSIA, SOHNGEN.

  Johngrass, Gary L. — of West Hamlin, Lincoln County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 22nd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


JOHNICAN (Soundex J525) — See also FINNICANE, GIANCONIA, JENKIN, JOHN, JOHNIE, JUNKEN, JUNKIN, NICANDRO, OHNICK, POTASHNICK.

  Johnican, Minerva — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


JOHNIE (Soundex J500) — See also CUSHNIE, JOHN, JOHNICAN, JOHNNY, JOHNNYE, JOHNSIE, JONNIE, JONNY, JUANEY, JUNEAU, JUNIE, JUNIO, MACKECHNIE, MAKACHNIE, MCKEACHNIE, MCKECHNIE, OHNICK, SCHNIERLE.

  JOHNIE: See also Johnie S. Blackwell — Johnie Hammond — Johnie Mae Johnson — Johnie H. Watson


JOHNKINS (Soundex J525) — See also JOHN, JUNKINS.

  Johnkins, Scott — Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 17th District, 2003. Still living as of 2003.


JOHNLEY (Soundex J540) — See also JOHN, KOEHNLE, KUEHNLING.

  Johnley, John F. — of Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


JOHNMEYER (Soundex J560) — See also BIESENMEYER, EISENMEYER, FRISCHENMEYER, FROHNMAYER, JEANNEMARIE, KORNMEYER, LINDENMEYER, MEYER, PAPENMEYER, STANMEYER, STEINMEYER, VONMEYER, WALDENMEYER, WITTENMEYER.

  Johnmeyer, Josephine — of Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.


JOHNNY (Soundex J500) — See also JOHN, JOHNIE, JOHNNYE, JONNIE, JONNY, JUANEY, JUNEAU, JUNIE, JUNIO.

  Johnny TV: See John J. Peluso


JOHNNYE (Soundex J500) — See also BENNYE, JOHN, JOHNIE, JOHNNY, JONNIE, JONNY, JUANEY, JUNEAU, JUNIE, JUNIO.

  JOHNNYE: See also Johnnye Davis


JOHNS (Soundex J520) — See also GILLJOHNSON, JOENS, JOHN, JOHNES, JOHNSEN, JOHNSHOY, JOHNSIE, JOHNSON, JOHNSRUD, JOHNSTON, JOHNSTONE, SAINTJOHNS, VANJOHNSON, YOUNGJOHNS.

  JOHNS: See also Richard Johns Bowie — Robert Johns Bulkley — Zina Albert Clough — Sara Johns English — James Carlisle Kearse — Thomas Johns Perry — Robert Borden Reams — James Joseph Tilghman — Stephen Trigg — John Johns Trigg
  Johns, A. A. See Anthony Arthur Johns
  Johns, Anthony Arthur (1864-1944) — also known as A. A. Johns — of Yavapai County, Ariz. Born in England, 1864. Democrat. Banker; Speaker of the Arizona State House of Representatives, 1917-18; Arizona Democratic state chair, 1925. Protestant. Died in 1944 (age about 80 years). Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Buck — of Newport Beach, Orange County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Johns, C. D. — of Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Charles A. (b. 1857) — of Baker City, Baker County, Ore.; Portland, Multnomah County, Ore.; Manila, Philippines. Born in Jackson County, Mo., June 25, 1857. Republican. County judge in Oregon, 1883-85; justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1918-21; resigned 1921; justice of Phillipine Islands supreme court, 1921-; delegate to Republican National Convention from Philippine Islands, 1924. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Charles G. — of Michigan. American Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Johns, Charley Eugene (1905-1990) — of Starke, Bradford County, Fla. Born in Starke, Bradford County, Fla., February 27, 1905. Member of Florida state house of representatives, 1935-37; member of Florida state senate, 1947, 1955-66; Governor of Florida, 1953-55; defeated, 1954. Died January 23, 1990 (age 84 years, 330 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Johns, David B. (b. 1871) — of Carnegie, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Wales, October 24, 1871. Republican. Iron mill worker; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County, 1909; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Denice — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Johns, Edward — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Consul for Russia in New Orleans, La., 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Frank Tetes (1889-1928) — also known as Frank T. Johns — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born February 23, 1889. Socialist. Carpenter; Industrial Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 3rd District, 1920, 1922; Socialist Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1924. Interrupting an outdoor campaign speech, he dove into the Deschutes River in an attempt to save a 10-year-old boy who had fallen in, but both drowned, in Bend, Deschutes County, Ore., May 20, 1928 (age 39 years, 87 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Johns, Mrs. G. A. — of Winder, Barrow County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, George A. — of Winder, Barrow County, Ga. Member of Georgia state senate 27th District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, George C. II — of Michigan. American Independent candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 78th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Johns, George P. — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Johns, George W. — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Johns, H. C. — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Henry — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 26, 1895-98. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Johns, Hunna — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Ithaca, N.Y., 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Johns, J. E. — of Amador County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Jack — of Lincoln Park, Wayne County, Mich. Clothing merchant; mayor of Lincoln Park, Mich., 1953-55, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Jacob — of Canton, Fulton County, Ill. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1924; Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Illinois, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, James — of Oregon. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, James B. — of Tipton, Tipton County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1896; postmaster at Tipton, Ind., 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, John — of Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, John — of Michigan. Democrat. Constitutional Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, John — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Johns, John A. — of Essex, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. First selectman of Essex, Connecticut; elected 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Johns, John Henry — of Oconee County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Oconee County, 1937-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, John L. — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Rockville, Md., 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Joseph — of Pekin, Tazewell County, Ill. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1924. Burial location unknown.
Joshua L. Johns Johns, Joshua Leroy (1881-1947) — also known as Joshua L. Johns — of Appleton, Outagamie County, Wis. Born in Eagle town, Richland County, Wis., February 27, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; private secretary and advisor to Gov. Fred R. Zimmerman, 1928; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 8th District, 1939-43. Died March 16, 1947 (age 66 years, 17 days). Interment at Fort Howard Memorial Park, Green Bay, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Wisconsin Blue Book 1940
  Johns, Kensey, Sr. (1759-1848) — Born in Maryland, June 14, 1759. Whig. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; lawyer; delegate to Delaware state constitutional convention, 1792; chief justice of Delaware state supreme court, 1799-1830; chancellor of Delaware court of chancery, 1830-32. Died in New Castle, New Castle County, Del., December 21, 1848 (age 89 years, 190 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Nancy Ann Van Dyke (daughter of Nicholas Van Dyke (1738-1789)); father of Kensey Johns, Jr..
  Political family: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Johns, Kensey, Jr. (1791-1857) — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del. Born in New Castle, New Castle County, Del., December 10, 1791. Whig. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1827-31; chancellor of Delaware court of chancery, 1832-57; died in office 1857. Presbyterian. Died in New Castle, New Castle County, Del., March 28, 1857 (age 65 years, 108 days). Interment at Presbyterian Cemetery, New Castle, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Kensey Johns, Sr. and Nancy Ann (Van Dyke) Johns; grandson of Nicholas Van Dyke (1738-1789).
  Political family: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Johns, L. A. — of Mt. Pleasant, Isabella County, Mich. Mayor of Mt. Pleasant, Mich., 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Johns, Linda F. — of Michigan. American Independent candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 78th District, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Johns, Loraine — of Wayne County, Mich. American candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1938. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Margy (1931-2003) — also known as Margaret Gover — of Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky. Born September 9, 1931. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Female. Died June 5, 2003 (age 71 years, 269 days). Interment at Somerset Cemetery, Somerset, Ky.
  Johns, Marietta — of Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Uniontown, Pa., 1876-84. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Mark C. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Johns, Mary Ann — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 9th District, 1968; candidate for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1970. Female. Still living as of 1970.
  Johns, Merrill B. — of Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1956, 1960 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Michael A. — of Arizona. U.S. Attorney for Arizona, 1997-98. Still living as of 1998.
  Johns, Newton See S. Newton Johns
  Johns, Peter A. — of Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Uniontown, Pa., 1870-76. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, R. V. — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 27th District, 1922, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Ralph F. — Constitution candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 7th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Johns, Ralph M. — of Massena, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Mayor of Massena, N.Y., 1955-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Ralph W., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Bogotá, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Mrs. Richard — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Johns, Robert T. — of Greene County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Greene County 2nd District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Roy — of Wakefield, Gogebic County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Johns, S. Newton — of Tamaqua, Schuylkill County, Pa. Burgess of Tamaqua, Pennsylvania, 1955-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Samuel E. — of Chenango County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, Susan D. — of Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state senate 36th District; elected 1990. Female. Still living as of 1990.
  Johns, Trowbridge — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. National candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1896; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, William — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Burgess of Erie, Pennsylvania, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Johns, William A. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Candidate in Democratic primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 5th District, 1961; candidate for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1966 (Democratic primary), 1970 (Democratic primary), 1974 (Republican primary); candidate in Democratic primary for Michigan state house of representatives 9th District, 1968. Still living as of 1974.
  Johns, William M. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 41st District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.


JOHNSEN (Soundex J525) — See also BAHNSEN, GILLJOHNSON, JOHANSEN, JOHN, JOHNS, JOHNSHOY, JOHNSIE, JOHNSON, JOHNSRUD, JOHNSTON, JOHNSTONE, SAINTJOHNS, VANJOHNSON, YOUNGJOHNS.

  JOHNSEN: See also Daniel D. Murphy
  Johnsen, Albert W. J. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois 10th District, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Johnsen, Dawn — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2020. Female. Still living as of 2020.
  Johnsen, Harvey M. (1895-1975) — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Born in Hastings, Adams County, Neb., July 16, 1895. Lawyer; justice of Nebraska state supreme court, 1939-40; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 1940-65; took senior status 1965. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Phi Beta Kappa; Order of the Coif; Phi Delta Phi. Died September 15, 1975 (age 80 years, 61 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Peter C. Johnsen and Marie (Jensen) Johnsen.
  See also federal judicial profile


JOHNSHOY (Soundex J520) — See also GILLJOHNSON, ISHOY, JANISCH, JOHN, JOHNS, JOHNSEN, JOHNSIE, JOHNSON, JOHNSRUD, JOHNSTON, JOHNSTONE, MUNSHOUR, MUNSHOWER, PENSHORN, SAINTJOHNS, VANJOHNSON, YOUNGJOHNS.

  Johnshoy, H. M. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 47, 1923-26. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


JOHNSIE (Soundex J520) — See also GILLJOHNSON, JANSA, JOHN, JOHNIE, JOHNS, JOHNSEN, JOHNSHOY, JOHNSON, JOHNSRUD, JOHNSTON, JOHNSTONE, JONCE, MCKENSIE, MONSIEUR, PONSIE, RANSIER, ROTHENSIES, SAINTJOHNS, VANJOHNSON, WELLENSIEK, YOUNGJOHNS.

  JOHNSIE: See also Johnsie C. Setzer


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