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LANGDON (Soundex L523) — See also CONGDON, GLANDON, KINGDON, LANDON, LANG, LANGDAHL, LANGDELL, LANGSDON, LANGTON, LANSDON, LONGDEN, LONGDON.

  LANGDON: See also Langdon Bentley — Langdon Cheves — Langdon Cheves, Jr. — Charles Langdon Cook — Eugene Langdon Dearborn — Halvor Langdon Halvorson — Mark Langdon Hill — Langdon Dinkins Jennings — Langdon Robert Jones — Wilfred Langdon Kihn — Chauncey Langdon Knapp — Otto Langdon Long — Langdon I. Marvin — Allan Langdon McDermott — Langdon C. Morris — William Elmer Neal — George Langdon Peterson — Langdon Ward Post — John Langdon Rand — William Langdon Sands — Gad Ely Upson — Langdon Warner — Fred Langdon Woodworth
  Langdon, Byron W. — of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Charles Carter — also known as Charles C. Langdon — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Democrat. Mayor of Mobile, Ala., 1849-51, 1852-55; candidate for Representative from Alabama in the Confederate Congress 9th District, 1863; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1868, 1876 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1880 (Convention Vice-President); secretary of state of Alabama, 1885-90. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Chauncey (1763-1830) — of Vermont. Born in Farmington, Hartford County, Conn., November 8, 1763. State court judge in Vermont, 1798; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1813; U.S. Representative from Vermont at-large, 1815-17. Died July 23, 1830 (age 66 years, 257 days). Interment at Congregational Cemetery, Castleton, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Ebenezer Langdon (1738-1826) and Catharine Langdon (1743-1827); married to Lucy Nona Lathrop (1770-1831); father of Lucy Green Langdon (1793-1873; who married Charles Kilborn Williams (1782-1853)).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Langdon, Francis E. — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 24th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Francis E. — of Guilford, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Guilford, 1926, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, George C. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Mayor of Detroit, Mich., 1878-79. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, George W. — of Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Saratoga Springs, N.Y., 1886-90. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Jack — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Jim — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Langdon, John (1741-1819) — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H., June 26, 1741. Democrat. Delegate to Continental Congress from New Hampshire, 1775-76, 1787; served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New Hampshire state senate from Rockingham County, 1784-85; President of New Hampshire, 1785-86, 1788-89; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1789-1801; Governor of New Hampshire, 1805-09, 1810-12; received 9 electoral votes for Vice-President, 1808. Congregationalist. Died in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H., September 18, 1819 (age 78 years, 84 days). Entombed at North Cemetery, Portsmouth, N.H.
  Relatives: Brother of Woodbury Langdon (1739-1805).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Langdon, John, Jr. — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 1st District, 1818-19. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, John D. — of Columbia County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Columbia County 1st District, 1851. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, John H. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, L. L. — Communist. Workers Communist candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Lawrence K. — of Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio at-large, 1912; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Levi — of Calaveras County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 13th District, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Nathaniel — of Michigan. Member of Michigan state senate 9th District, 1865-66. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, R. V. — of Lapeer County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Gold Democratic State Central Committee, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Robert Bruce — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1873-78, 1881-86 (27th District 1873-78, 1881-82, 30th District 1883-86); delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Langdon, Samuel — Supervisor of Paris Township, Michigan, 1874-76, 1878-79. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Stephen H. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, Thomas (c.1849-1911) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., about 1849. Democrat. First selectman of Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1911. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., October 4, 1911 (age about 62 years). Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, William Henry (1873-1939) — also known as William H. Langdon — of San Francisco, Calif.; Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Born in Alameda County, Calif., September 25, 1873. Republican. Superior court judge in California, 1915-19; Judge, California Court of Appeal 1st District, 1919-27; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1920; justice of California state supreme court, 1927-39; died in office 1939. Died of a heart attack, in Hillsborough, San Mateo County, Calif., August 10, 1939 (age 65 years, 319 days). Burial location unknown.
  Langdon, William Russell (1891-1963) — also known as William R. Langdon — of Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass.; Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Smyrna (now Izmir), Turkey, of American parents, July 31, 1891. Interpreter; U.S. Vice Consul in Yokohama, 1916-22; U.S. Consul in Antung, 1922-24; Tsinan, as of 1926; Mukden, as of 1927, as of 1938; Dairen, as of 1929-32; U.S. Consul General in Seoul, as of 1947. Died in Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass., July 18, 1963 (age 71 years, 352 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Wellesley, Mass.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Langdon, Woodbury (1739-1805) — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H., 1739. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1778; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Hampshire, 1779; justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1782-83, 1786-91; member of New Hampshire state senate from Rockingham County, 1784-85. Member, Freemasons. Died January 13, 1805 (age about 65 years). Interment at North Cemetery, Portsmouth, N.H.
  Relatives: Brother of John Langdon (1741-1819).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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