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Lancaster

LANCASTER (Soundex L522) — See also BELLANCA, BLANCATO, CASTER, CASTERLINE, LANKSTER, LONCHESTER, MCCASTER, NEWCASTER.

  LANCASTER: See also Louis Jefferson Brann — Joseph Lancaster Brent — James Joseph Butler — Lancaster P. Clark — LeRoy Rowell Folsom — George Washington McKown — John Charles Freemont Slayton — Harry Lancaster Towe — Lancaster Odell Underhill
  Lancaster, Alfred A. — of Franklin County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Franklin County, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Anette B. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Bill (c.1932-2000) — of Duarte, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born about 1932. Republican. Member of California state assembly, 1973-92. Died, of a heart attack while being treated for a lung infection, at the Inter-Community Campus of Citrus Valley Medical Center, Covina, Los Angeles County, Calif., January 2, 2000 (age about 68 years). Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Bradford F. — of Maine. Populist candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Bruce — U.S. Vice Consul in Kobe, as of 1929-32. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Bryan — of Mountain View, Stone County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Cecil M. — of Harmony, Somerset County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Somerset County (4th), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Charles — of Metairie, Jefferson Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Lancaster, Charles, Jr. — of Metairie, Jefferson Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Lancaster, Columbia (1803-1893) — Born in New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn., August 26, 1803. Member of Michigan territorial legislature, 1837; justice of Oregon territorial supreme court, 1840; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Washington Territory, 1854. Died September 15, 1893 (age 90 years, 20 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Vancouver, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lancaster, David — of California, Washington County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at California, Pa., 1870-71. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Edgar H. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Lancaster, Emery See W. Emery Lancaster
  Lancaster, Fred H. (b. 1885) — of Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine. Born in Pittsfield, Somerset County, Maine, June 25, 1885. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1936, 1940; Maine Democratic state chair, 1937-39. Universalist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Redmen; Kiwanis. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry K. Lancaster and Mary E. (Higgins) Lancaster; married, December 25, 1912, to Amy E. Bartlett.
  Lancaster, G. W. — of DeLand, Volusia County, Fla. Postmaster at DeLand, Fla., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Gary L. (1949-2013) — Born in Brownsville, Fayette County, Pa., August 14, 1949. U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1993-2013; died in office 2013. Died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., April 24, 2013 (age 63 years, 253 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Lancaster, George W. — of Memphis, Scotland County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Scotland County Democratic Party, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, H. Martin (b. 1943) — of Goldsboro, Wayne County, N.C. Born in Patetown Community, Wayne County, N.C., March 24, 1943. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1979-86; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 3rd District, 1987-95; defeated, 1994. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Elks; American Bar Association; Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Harold Wright Lancaster and Eva (Pate) Lancaster; married to Alice Matheny.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Lancaster, J. W. — of Alamance County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Alamance County, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, James Boyd — of Union County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Union County, 1935-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Jerry — of Guymon, Texas County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, John E. — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Joseph Bradford (1790-1856) — also known as Joseph B. Lancaster — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla.; Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla. Born in Kentucky, 1790. Whig. Lawyer; mayor of Jacksonville, Fla., 1846-47; justice of Florida state supreme court, 1848-50; mayor of Tampa, Fla., 1856; died in office 1856. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla., November 25, 1856 (age about 66 years). Interment at Oaklawn Cemetery, Tampa, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of John Lancaster and Catherine (Miles) Lancaster; married 1815 to Annie Blair.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lancaster, Ken — of Soldotna, Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska state house of representatives 8th District, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Lancaster, León L. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Honorary Vice-Consul for Uruguay in Buffalo, N.Y., 1926-48; Honorary Consul for Mexico in Buffalo, N.Y., 1935-50. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Martin See H. Martin Lancaster
  Lancaster, Nathaniel — of Ashland, Hanover County, Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Ashland, Va., 1914-21. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Nathaniel J., Jr. — of Ashland, Hanover County, Va. U.S. Vice Consul in Mexico City, 1931-32; U.S. Consul General in Belfast, 1957-60. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Paul — of Yakima, Yakima County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Lancaster, Presley I. — of Willits, Mendocino County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, R. D. — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state senate 32nd District, 1871-74; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Richard D. — Member of Missouri state senate 32nd District, 1895-98. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Robert — of Kentucky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Robert S. — of Floyd, Floyd County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Rosie Fuala'au Tago — of American Samoa. Candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from American Samoa, 2014. Female. Still living as of 2014.
  Lancaster, S. T. D. — of Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee), 1916, 1924 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, Sewall See T. Sewall Lancaster
  Lancaster, Spear — of Crownsville, Anne Arundel County, Md. Libertarian. Candidate for Governor of Maryland, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Lancaster, Susan — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Lancaster, T. Sewall — of Gloucester, Essex County, Mass. Whig. Postmaster at Gloucester, Mass., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, The Red Rose of: See Francis Bernard McClain
  Lancaster, Tilmon A. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, W. Emery — of Quincy, Adams County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1924, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, William D. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twenty-Fourth Suffolk District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, William H. — of Lexington, Henderson County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1916, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, William L. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lancaster, William M. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 5th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


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