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King, A to B

KING (Soundex K520) — See also APKING, BEAR-KING, BERKING, BROKING, BROOKING, BUECKING, CHENG, CHEUNG, CHIANG, CHING, COCKING, DOCKING, ENKING, FRAKING, HACKING, HENKING, HOCKING, HOSKING, HUISKING, HUNKING, KANG, KINGAN, KINGDON, KINGFISH, KINGHAM, KINGHORN, KINGMAN, KINGOTT, KINGREE, KINGREY, KINGSEED, KINGSLEY, KINGSMAN, KINGSTON, KINGTON, KLING, KONG, KRING, LUCKING, MARKING, PICKING, REINKING, RING, SHUSTER-KING, SING, SMIRKING, SPECKING, STOCKING, TONKING, WEHKING, WOLKING, WYKING.

  King, A. — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  King, A. — of Missouri. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  King, A. A. — of Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio. Mayor of Lorain, Ohio, 1908-10. Burial location unknown.
  King, A. A. — of Mt. Olive, Morris County, N.J. Mayor of Mount Olive Township, N.J., 1927. Burial location unknown.
  King, A. H. — of Riddlesburg, Bedford County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  King, A. J. See Andrew Jackson King
  King, A. J. — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  King, A. T. — of Fort Gaines, Clay County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Clay County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  King, Adam (1790-1835) — of York, York County, Pa. Born in York, York County, Pa., 1790. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 10th District, 1827-33. Died May 6, 1835 (age about 44 years). Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery, York, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  King, Adam E. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  King, Adrienne — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  King, Al (born c.1946) — of Malin, Klamath County, Ore. Born about 1946. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  King, Alan — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  King, Alanson — of Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County 1st District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  King, Albert — of Bedford County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Bedford County, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  King, Alexander — Whig. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 19th District, 1848-50. Burial location unknown.
  King, Alexander — of Coleraine, Itasca County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, Alexander Campbell (1856-1926) — also known as Alexander C. King — Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., December 7, 1856. Lawyer; attorney for railroads; U.S. Solicitor General, 1918-20; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, 1920-25. Died in Flat Rock, Henderson County, N.C., July 26, 1926 (age 69 years, 231 days). Entombed at Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of J. Gadsden King and Caroline Clifford (Postell) King; married to Alice May Fowler.
  See also Wikipedia article
  King, Alfred — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Mayor of Erie, Pa., 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  King, Alfred — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1936, 1940, 1944; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940, 1944; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, Alma Y. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 23rd District, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  King, Alvin Olin (1890-1958) — also known as Alvin O. King — of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La. Born in Leoti, Wichita County, Kan., June 21, 1890. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Louisiana state senate, 1924-31; Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana, 1931-32; Governor of Louisiana, 1932. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias. Died, in a hospital at Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La., February 21, 1958 (age 67 years, 245 days). Interment at Orange Grove Cemetery, Lake Charles, La.
  Relatives: Son of George Merritt King (1862-1935) and Elizabeth 'Bessie' (Stirling) King (1863-1940); married, January 29, 1916, to Willie Lee Voris (1895-1959).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  King, Andrew (1812-1895) — of St. Charles, St. Charles County, Mo. Born in Greenbrier County, Va. (now W.Va.), March 20, 1812. Democrat. Member of Missouri state senate 1st District, 1846-47; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Charles County, 1858-59; U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1871-73. Died November 18, 1895 (age 83 years, 243 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, St. Charles, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  King, Andrew Jackson (1833-1923) — also known as A. J. King — of California. Born February 9, 1833. Member of California state assembly 1st District, 1860-61. Died October 14, 1923 (age 90 years, 247 days). Interment at Savannah Memorial Park (El Monte Cemetery), Rosemead, Calif.
  Presumably named for: Andrew Jackson
  King Andrew the First: See Andrew Jackson
  King, Angela — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  King, Angelyn — of Iowa. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Iowa, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  King, Angus Stanley, Jr. (b. 1944) — also known as Angus S. King — of Maine. Born in Alexandria, Va., March 31, 1944. Lawyer; Governor of Maine, 1995-2003; U.S. Senator from Maine, 2013-. Episcopalian. Still living as of 2019.
  Relatives: Son of Angus Stanley King and Ellen Ticer (Archer) King.
  See also Wikipedia article
  King, Anna — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  King, Anna B. — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  King, Annette See Charlotte Thompson Reid
  King, Arno Warren (1855-1918) — also known as Arno W. King — of Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine. Born August 2, 1855. Republican. Lawyer; justice of Maine state supreme court, 1907-18; died in office 1918. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Delta Kappa Epsilon. Died July 21, 1918 (age 62 years, 353 days). Burial location unknown.
  King, Arthur F. — of Connecticut. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, Arthur T. (b. 1888) — of Warrensburg, Johnson County, Mo. Born in Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo., July 17, 1888. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Johnson County, 1945-48; defeated, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  King, Ashley — of Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
August King King, August — also known as Gus King — of Brookings, Brookings County, S.Dak. Republican. Farmer; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 21st District, 1903-06. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  King, Austin Augustus (1802-1870) — also known as Austin A. King — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo.; Richmond, Ray County, Mo. Born in Sullivan County, Tenn., September 21, 1802. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Black Hawk War; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1834-36; circuit judge in Missouri, 1837-48, 1862-63; Governor of Missouri, 1848-53; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1860; U.S. Representative from Missouri 6th District, 1863-65; defeated, 1852, 1864. Died in St. Louis, Mo., April 22, 1870 (age 67 years, 213 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Ray County, Mo.; reinterment at Richmond Cemetery, Richmond, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  King, Avis J. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 88th District, 1978, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  King, Barbara C. — of Larchmont, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  King, Barbara Lynne — of Arlington Heights, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  King, Barrington (b. 1930) — Born in 1930. U.S. Ambassador to Brunei, 1984. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  King, Basil R. — of Conway, Horry County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Conway, S.C., 1898-1900. Burial location unknown.
  King, Berry J. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  King, Bert — of Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, Beth A. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 1st District, 2000, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  King, Beverly A. — of Centerville, Montgomery County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  King, Bill — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 24th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  King, Bob — of Logan County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Logan County, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  King, Bob — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1996, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  King, Bruce (1924-2009) — of Stanley, Santa Fe County, N.M. Born April 6, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of New Mexico state house of representatives, 1959; delegate to New Mexico state constitutional convention, 1969; Governor of New Mexico, 1971-74, 1979-82, 1991-94; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1980; Presidential Elector for New Mexico, 1992, 1996. Protestant. Member, Elks. Died November 13, 2009 (age 85 years, 221 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also NNDB dossier
  King, Bruce See D. Bruce King
  King, Bruce S. — of Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 14th District, 1960; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 1st District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  King, Bus See R. J. King, Jr.
  King, Byron W. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 14th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


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