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King, J.

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, Mrs. J. E. See Princess King
  King, Mrs. J. E. — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, Mrs. J. E. — of Richmond, Va. Candidate for delegate to Virginia limited constitutional convention 35th District, 1945. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, J. E. — of Albia, Monroe County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  King, J. Finis — of Aurora, Lawrence County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Aurora, Mo., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  King, J. Floyd See John Floyd King
  King, J. H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  King, J. H. T. — U.S. Consular Agent in Victoria, as of 1889. Burial location unknown.
  King, J. L. — of Center, Shelby County, Tex. Mayor of Center, Tex., 1909-17. Burial location unknown.
  King, J. M. — of White Bear Lake, Ramsey County, Minn. Postmaster at White Bear Lake, Minn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  King, J. M. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, J. W. — of Graham County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Graham County, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  King, Jabez — of Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Enfield, 1836-37; member of Connecticut state senate 2nd District, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  King, Jack See John F. King
  King, Jackson — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  King Jake: See Dominic J. Jacobetti — Jacob F. Jacobson
  King, James (1787-1838) — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in Montgomery County, Va., 1787. Physician; merchant; steamboat owner; mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1837-38. Died in 1838 (age about 51 years). Interment at Old Gray Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn.
  King, James — of Johnstown, Cambria County, Pa. Burgess of Johnstown, Pennsylvania, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  King, James — of Michigan. Candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1946; candidate in Republican primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, James A. — of Iredell County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Iredell County, 1833-37. Burial location unknown.
  King, James A. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  King, James B. — of Butler County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Butler County, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  King, James C. — of Mt. Tabor, Rutland County, Vt. Member of Vermont state house of representatives from Mt. Tabor, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  King, James E. — of Memphis, Hall County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, James Gore (1791-1853) — also known as James G. King — of New Jersey. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 8, 1791. Whig. Banker; president, Erie Railroad, 1835-37; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1849-51. Died, from congestion of the lungs, in Weehawken, Hudson County, N.J., October 3, 1853 (age 62 years, 148 days). Interment at Grace Church Cemetery, Jamaica, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Rufus King (1755-1827) and Mary (Alsop) King (1769-1819); brother of John Alsop King and Edward King; married to Sarah Rogers Gracie (1791-1878); nephew of William King and Cyrus King; uncle of Rufus King (1814-1876) and Rufus King (1817-1891); grandson of John Alsop (1724-1794); second cousin once removed of Ebenezer Hazard; third cousin of Erskine Hazard.
  Political families: Conger family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; King family; Wildman family of Danbury, Connecticut; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  King, James H. — of Florida. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 14th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  King, James J. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  King, James L. — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Republican. Postmaster at Topeka, Kan., 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  King, James M. — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Democrat. Postmaster at Knoxville, Tenn., 1885-89. Burial location unknown.
  King, James M. — of Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minn. Mayor of Bloomington, Minn., 1970-73. Still living as of 1973.
  King, James P. — of Ticonderoga, Essex County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly 109th District, 1991-95. Still living as of 1995.
  King, James T. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 19th District, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  King, James V. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1944; member of New York American Labor Party Executive Committee, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, Janet — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, 1997-98. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  King, Jean Ledwith (b. 1924) — also known as Jean Ledwith — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 16, 1924. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1967-69, 1977-79; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984 (member, Credentials Committee), 2004 (alternate). Female. Protestant. Member, American Bar Association; American Civil Liberties Union; Phi Kappa Phi; National Organization for Women. Still living as of 2015.
  Relatives: Daughter of William Medkirk Ledwith and Nettie May (Herrington) Ledwith; married 1943 to John Culver King.
  See also Wikipedia article
  King, Jeanne — of Missouri. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  King, Jennie H. — of Scitico, Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Postmaster at Scitico, Conn., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  King, Jim — of Dewey, Washington County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  King, Jim (born c.1951) — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., about 1951. Democrat. Accountant; banker; candidate in primary for mayor of Louisville, Ky., 2010. Catholic. Still living as of 2010.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  King, Jim — American Independent candidate for Lieutenant Governor of California, 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  King, Joe — of Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  King, Joel — of Franklin County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Franklin County, 1826-27. Burial location unknown.
  King, Joel B. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 2nd District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  King John: See John Henry Sununu
  King, John (1775-1836) — of New Lebanon, Columbia County, N.Y. Born in Canaan, Columbia County, N.Y., 1775. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Columbia County, 1824; U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1831-33. Died September 1, 1836 (age about 61 years). Interment at Cemetery of the Evergreens, New Lebanon, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  King, John — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1823. Burial location unknown.
  King, John — of Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Enfield, 1832-33. Burial location unknown.
  King, John — of Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa. Democrat. Postmaster at Dubuque, Iowa, 1839-49. Burial location unknown.
  King, John — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill. Whig. Postmaster at Peoria, Ill., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  King, John — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1890-91, 1895-97, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  King, John — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Granville County, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  King, John — of Fulton, Hanson County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 12th District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  King, John, Jr. — of Meridian Township, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for supervisor of Meridian Township, Michigan, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, John — of Greencastle, Putnam County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  King, John — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  King, John A. — of Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y.; Great Neck, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839 (member, Finance Committee; speaker); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856 (Convention Vice-President), 1860, 1872, 1884 (alternate); member of New York state senate 1st District, 1874-75; Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1876, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  King, John A. — of Illinois. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1888, 1892. Burial location unknown.
John Alsop King King, John Alsop (1788-1867) — also known as John A. King — of Queens County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 3, 1788. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of New York state assembly from Queens County, 1818-21, 1832, 1838, 1840; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1823; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1849-51; Governor of New York, 1857-59. Died in Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., July 7, 1867 (age 79 years, 185 days). Interment at Grace Church Cemetery, Jamaica, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Rufus King (1755-1827) and Mary (Alsop) King (1769-1819); brother of James Gore King and Edward King; father of Elizabeth Ray King (1815-1900; who married Henry Bell Van Rensselaer); nephew of William King and Cyrus King; uncle of Rufus King (1814-1876) and Rufus King (1817-1891); grandson of John Alsop (1724-1794); second cousin once removed of Ebenezer Hazard; third cousin of Erskine Hazard.
  Political families: Conger family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; King family; Wildman family of Danbury, Connecticut; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Image source: New York Red Book 1896
  King, John B. — of Youngsville, Franklin County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Franklin County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  King, John C. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1985-88. Still living as of 1988.
  King, John E. — of Kentucky. Presidential Elector for Kentucky, 1820, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  King, John E. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Born in Louisiana. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1877. Burial location unknown.
  King, John F. — of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ridgefield, 1825-26; member of Connecticut state senate 11th District, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  King, John F. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 2nd District, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  King, John F. — also known as Jack King — of New Carrollton, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of New Carrollton, Md., 1966-70. Still living as of 1970.
  King, John Floyd (1842-1915) — also known as J. Floyd King — of Vidalia, Concordia Parish, La. Born in St. Simons Island, Glynn County, Ga., April 20, 1842. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Louisiana 5th District, 1879-87. Died in Washington, D.C., May 8, 1915 (age 73 years, 18 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Anna Matilda (Page) King (1800-1859) and Thomas Butler King; brother of Florence Barclay King (1834-1912; who married Henry Rootes Jackson); nephew of Henry King (1790-1861).
  Political family: King family of Georgia.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  King, John G. — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Postmaster at New Castle, Del., 1900-08. Burial location unknown.
  King, John G. — of Burlington, Alamance County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Burlington, N.C., 1922-27. Burial location unknown.
  King, John H. — of Watertown, Codington County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 31st District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  King, John H. — of Connecticut. Chief justice of Connecticut Supreme Court, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  King, John L. (born c.1924) — of Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1924. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; mayor of Grosse Pointe, Mich., 1970-78; appointed 1970. Member, American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association. Still living as of 1978.
  King, John M. — of St. Lawrence, Hand County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 23rd District, 1899-1900; Fusion candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  King, John M. — of Colorado. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  King, John Patrick — of Dover, Strafford County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Dover 2nd Ward; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, John Pendleton (1799-1888) — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Born in Glasgow, Barren County, Ky., April 3, 1799. Democrat. State court judge in Georgia, 1831; U.S. Senator from Georgia, 1833-37. Died March 19, 1888 (age 88 years, 351 days). Interment at St. Paul's Churchyard, Augusta, Ga.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  King, John Q. A. — of McCracken County, Ky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  King, John R. (b. 1866) — Born in Fayette County, Pa., January 18, 1866. School teacher; minister; missionary; U.S. Vice Consul in Sierra Leone, 1906-09; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Sierra Leone, 1910-11. Burial location unknown.
  King, John S. — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 3rd District, 1859. Burial location unknown.
  King, John T. (1875-1926) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., March 30, 1875. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1912, 1916, 1920; member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1922. Died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., May 13, 1926 (age 51 years, 44 days). Interment at St. Michael's Cemetery, Stratford, Conn.
  King, John W. — of Lycoming County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Lycoming County, 1895-98. Burial location unknown.
  King, John W. — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  King, John W. — of Greencastle, Putnam County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1952; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 6th District, 1954, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, John William (1918-1996) — also known as John W. King — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H.; Goffstown, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., October 10, 1918. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1954-62; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester 10th Ward, 1956; Governor of New Hampshire, 1963-69; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1968; superior court judge in New Hampshire, 1969-79; justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1979-81; chief justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1981-86. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Knights of Columbus; Elks; Eagles; Moose. Started the first modern state lottery in 1963. Died, of heart trouble, at a nursing home in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., October 9, 1996 (age 77 years, 365 days). Interment at New St. Joseph's Cemetery, Bedford, N.H.
  King, Jonathan P. — of Mackinac County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Mackinac County, 1835-39, 1842, 1848; member of Michigan state senate 6th District, 1849-50; candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1858. Burial location unknown.
  King, Joseph C. — of Phoenixville, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Phoenixville, Pa., 1831-33. Burial location unknown.
  King, Joseph E. — of Excelsior Springs, Clay County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Clay County, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  King, Joseph L. (b. 1810) — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in 1810. Railroad promoter; mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1846. Burial location unknown.
  King, Joseph T. — of Lawrenceville, Tioga County, Pa. Democrat. Chair of Tioga County Democratic Party, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  King, Josh D. — Republican. Candidate in primary for Montana state house of representatives 11th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  King, Joshua I. — of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 11th District, 1849. Burial location unknown.
  King, Justin — Republican. Candidate for Delaware state senate 17th District, 2018. Still living as of 2018.


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