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KAUFMAN (Soundex K155) — See also CAUFFMAN, KAFMAN, KAUFFMAN, KAUFFMANN, KAUFMANN, LAUFMAN.

  KAUFMAN: See also George Harry Cohen — Alexander Kaufman Coney — Alousius Pancratius Kaufmann — Michael Albert Paiewonsky — Katharine Kaufman Smith — Irwin Steingut
  Kaufman, A. G. See Albert G. Kaufman
  Kaufman, A. Robert (born c.1931) — of Baltimore, Md. Born about 1931. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1999, 2003, 2007; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Maryland 7th District, 2002. Still living as of 2007.
  Kaufman, Abraham — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Albert G. — also known as A. G. Kaufman — of Brentwood, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Burgess of Brentwood, Pennsylvania, 1933-42, 1950-60; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Bernard L. — of Oakland County, Mich. Candidate for Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 2nd District, 1974; circuit judge in Michigan 6th Circuit; defeated, 1976; elected 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Kaufman, Beverly B. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988; Presidential Elector for Texas, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Kaufman, Charles (b. 1920) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1920. Democrat. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1964-85; candidate for Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 1st District, 1968, 1982 (primary); candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1976. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Cindy — of Fordyce, Dallas County, Ark. Republican. Chair of Dallas County Republican Party, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Kaufman, David — of Altoona, Blair County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, David — of Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 4th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Kaufman, David E. (1883-1962) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Towanda, Bradford County, Pa. Born in Towanda, Bradford County, Pa., May 15, 1883. Lawyer; U.S. Minister to Bolivia, 1928-29; Siam, 1930-33. Jewish. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Moose; Rotary. Died in 1962 (age about 79 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Marks Kaufman and Rachel (Foreman) Kaufman; married, September 24, 1942, to Florence Glass.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Kaufman, David Spangler (1813-1851) — also known as David S. Kaufman — of Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Tex. Born in Boiling Springs, Cumberland County, Pa., December 18, 1813. Democrat. Member of Texas Republic House of Representatives, 1839-41; member of Texas Republic Senate, 1843-45; U.S. Representative from Texas 1st District, 1846-51; died in office 1851. Jewish. Member, Freemasons. Died in Washington, D.C., January 31, 1851 (age 37 years, 44 days). Original interment and cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; reinterment in 1932 at Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Tex.
  Kaufman County, Tex. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kaufman, Edward E. (1939-2010) — also known as Ted Kaufman — Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., March 15, 1939. Democrat. Engineer; administrative assistant and chief of staff for U.S. Senator Joe Biden, 1976-95; college professor; U.S. Senator from Delaware, 2009-10; appointed 2009. Irish, Jewish, and Russian ancestry. Died in 2010 (age about 71 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Manuel Kaufman and Helen (Carroll) Kaufman.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Kaufman, Edwin H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Eugene M. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 8th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Kaufman, Fayanne G. (born c.1928) — of Michigan. Born about 1928. Tisch Independent Citizens candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1988, 1990, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Kaufman, Frank Albert (1916-1997) — of Maryland. Born in Baltimore, Md., March 4, 1916. U.S. District Judge for Maryland, 1966-86. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society. Died in Baltimore, Md., July 31, 1997 (age 81 years, 149 days). Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Gary — of Southfield, Oakland County, Mich. Citizens candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Kaufman, Gerald — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Kaufman, Gerald E. — of New Cumberland, Cumberland County, Pa. Burgess of New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Kaufman, H. C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Ira G. — of Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Kaufman, Irene — of Staunton, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Kaufman, Irving — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 6th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Irving — of Drexel Hill, Delaware County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Kaufman, Irving Robert (1910-1992) — also known as Irving R. Kaufman — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., June 24, 1910. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1949-61; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1961-87. Member, American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Tau Epsilon Phi. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1987. Died February 1, 1992 (age 81 years, 222 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Herman Kaufman and Rose (Spielberg) Kaufman; married, June 23, 1936, to Helen Ruth Rosenberg.
  Cross-reference: Leonard B. Sand
  Kaufman, J. J. — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, James C. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 69th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Kaufman, Jerry Jay (b. 1954) — also known as Jerry J. Kaufman — of Huntington Woods, Oakland County, Mich.; Southfield, Oakland County, Mich. Born in 1954. Candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1986 (Independent), 1988 (Tisch Independent Citizens), 1990 (Tisch Independent Citizens), 1992 (Tisch Independent Citizens), 1996 (Libertarian), 1998; Green candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Kaufman, John — of Little Ferry, Bergen County, N.J. Postmaster at Little Ferry, N.J., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Katharine Gladys See Katharine Kaufman Smith
  Kaufman, Lester M. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 7th District, 1957-58. Still living as of 1958.
  Kaufman, Liz — of Beavercreek, Clackamas County, Ore. Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Kaufman, Mike — of Midland, Midland County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Kaufman, Morgan S. — of Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Moses — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Democrat. Postmaster at Lexington, Ky., 1914-24. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Nancy — of Vermont. Liberty Union candidate for U.S. Senator from Vermont, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Kaufman, Nathan B. — of University City, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of University City, Mo., 1962-73. Still living as of 1973.
  Kaufman, Nathan J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Nathan J. (1908-1989) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Austria, November 20, 1908. Lawyer; common pleas court judge in Michigan, 1953-54; probate judge in Michigan, 1954-60; circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1960-74; resigned 1960; Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 1st District, 1975-82. Jewish. Member, Freemasons; B'nai B'rith; NAACP; United Auto Workers. Died December 31, 1989 (age 81 years, 41 days). Interment at Beth Abraham Cemetery, Ferndale, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kaufman, Nathan M. — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Marquette, Mich., 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Neal — of Burlingame, San Mateo County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Kaufman, Paul John (1920-1980) — also known as Paul J. Kaufman — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., March 16, 1920. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II; lawyer; member of West Virginia state senate 8th District, 1961-68; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1972, 1976; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 3rd District, 1974. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association; Lions. Died December 28, 1980 (age 60 years, 287 days). Interment at Bnai Israel Cemetery, Charleston, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Sydney J. Kaufman and Sylvia (Miller) Kaufman; married, May 31, 1951, to Rose Jean Levinson; father of Tod Joseph Kaufman (1952-).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kaufman, Richard C. — of Wayne County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1981-85. Still living as of 1985.
  Kaufman, Robert See A. Robert Kaufman
  Kaufman, Ron See Ronald C. Kaufman
  Kaufman, Ronald C. — also known as Ron Kaufman — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2004, 2008, 2012; member of Republican National Committee from Massachusetts, 2008-12. Still living as of 2012.
  Kaufman, S. Walter — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Samuel Hamilton (1893-1960) — of New York. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 26, 1893. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1948. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association. Died May 5, 1960 (age 66 years, 192 days). Interment at Maimonides Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kaufman, Sara S. — of Albany County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, Stephen B. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988; member of New York state assembly, 1989-2001 (81st District 1989-92, 82nd District 1993-2001); candidate for New York state senate 34th District, 2004 (Democratic primary), 2004 (Republican primary), 2004 (Independence). Still living as of 2004.
  Kaufman, Sue — of Minnesota. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Kaufman, Ted See Edward E. Kaufman
  Kaufman, Ted — of Delaware. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Kaufman, Thomas G. — of Morris County, N.J. National Conservative candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 10-A, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Kaufman, Tod Joseph (b. 1952) — also known as Tod J. Kaufman — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., October 15, 1952. Democrat. Lawyer; counsel to State Senate Majority Leader William Moreland, 1981; member of West Virginia state senate 17th District, 1982-88; appointed 1982; state coordinator, Gary Hart for President, 1984, 1988. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association. Still living as of 1988.
  Relatives: Son of Paul John Kaufman (1920-1980) and Rose Jean (Levinson) Kaufman; married to Barry Lyn Baer.
  Kaufman, Walter See S. Walter Kaufman
  Kaufman, William — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1932; candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935. Burial location unknown.
  Kaufman, William H. — of Palisades Park, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Palisades Park, N.J., 1930. Burial location unknown.


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