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LAX (Soundex L200) — See also LAC, LAUCKS, LAUX, LUX.

  Lax, Samuel — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 15th District, 1923. Burial location unknown.


LAXALT (Soundex L243) — See also CROXALL, HAXALL, HUXALL, MAXAM, MAXANER.

  Laxalt, Paul Dominque (1922-2018) — also known as Paul Laxalt — of Carson City, Nev. Born in Reno, Washoe County, Nev., August 2, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of Nevada, 1963-67; Governor of Nevada, 1967-71; U.S. Senator from Nevada, 1974-87; defeated, 1964. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Eagles. Died August 6, 2018 (age 96 years, 4 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Dominique Laxalt and Theresa (Alpetche) Laxalt; married, June 23, 1946, to Jackalyn Ross (divorced 1972).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile


LAXDAL (Soundex L234) — See also AXDAHL, BRAXDALL, NIXDORF.

  Laxdal, Fred E. — of Inglewood, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Postmaster at Inglewood, Calif., 1927-31 (acting, 1927). Burial location unknown.


LAXER (Soundex L260) — See also AXLER, LACER, LAGER, LAKER, LAZER, SAXER.

  Laxer, Tara — of Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


LAXON (Soundex L250) — See also CLAXON, ELLIXSON, FAXON, LACON, LAXSON, LUXON, MAXON, PAXON, SAXON.

  Laxon, W. R. — of Decatur, Morgan County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LAXSON (Soundex L250) — See also AXSOM, AXSON, ELLIXSON, LAXON, LUXON, MAXSIM, MAXSON, PAXSON.

  LAXSON: See also John Calhoun Bell
  Laxson, John George (1867-1911) — also known as John G. Laxson — of Canton, Lincoln County, S.Dak. Born in Elkport, Clayton County, Iowa, February, 1867. Republican. Clothing merchant; bookkeeper; real estate business; mayor of Canton, S.D., 1895-96; member of South Dakota state senate 5th District, 1907-10. English ancestry. Died in Lincoln County, S.Dak., May 20, 1911 (age 44 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1891 to Flora Gottschalk; father of LeRoy John Laxson (1893-1938).
  Laxson, LeRoy John (1893-1938) — also known as LeRoy J. Laxson — of Canton, Lincoln County, S.Dak. Born in Canton, Lincoln County, S.Dak., February 3, 1893. Hardware merchant; druggist; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 5th District, 1931-32. English and German ancestry. Died in South Dakota, March 26, 1938 (age 45 years, 51 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John George Laxson (1867-1911) and Flora (Gottschalk) Laxson.


LAY (Soundex L000) — See also ALLY, LAH, LAU, LAUE, LAUIE, LAW, LEH, LEY, LOY.

  LAY: See also Evi Lay Hurd — Robert S. McClintic — Albert Lay Noble
  Lay, Alfred Morrison (1836-1879) — also known as Alfred M. Lay — of Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Born in Lewis County, Mo., May 20, 1836. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, 1858-61; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 27th District, 1875; U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1879; died in office 1879. Died December 8, 1879 (age 43 years, 202 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Jefferson City, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lay, Alice C. — of Tioga County, N.Y. Law Preservation candidate for New York state assembly from Tioga County, 1934. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, Arthur J. — of Ridgeville, Randolph County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, Blake — of Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Lay, Carl — of Etowah County, Ala. Delegate to Alabama convention to ratify 21st amendment from Etowah County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, Diane — of Liberty, Pickens County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Lay, Donald Pomery (1926-2007) — Born in Princeton, Bureau County, Ill., August 24, 1926. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 1966-92; took senior status 1992. Died in North Oaks, Ramsey County, Minn., April 29, 2007 (age 80 years, 248 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Lay, E. D. — of Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Supervisor of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, 1859-60, 1861-66, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, Frank M. — of Kewanee, Henry County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1924, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, George Washington (1798-1860) — also known as George W. Lay — of Genesee County, N.Y. Born in Catskill, Greene County, N.Y., July 26, 1798. U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1833-37; member of New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1840; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Sweden, 1842-45. Died October 21, 1860 (age 62 years, 87 days). Interment at Batavia Cemetery, Batavia, N.Y.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Lay, Henry Parks — also known as Henry P. Lay — of Warsaw, Benton County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 15th District, 1922-23; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Benton County, 1933-34. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, Hubert E. — of Houston, Texas County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Texas County, 1944; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, James A. — of Warsaw, Benton County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Benton County, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, James H. — of Benton County, Mo. People's candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1874; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Benton County, 1875-76. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, John — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1802-03, 1812-13, 1814-15. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, John — of Savannah, Hardin County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, John Henry — of West Bend, Washington County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, Julius Gareché (1872-1939) — also known as Julius G. Lay — of Washington, D.C. Born in Washington, D.C., August 9, 1872. Republican. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Ottawa, 1893-96; U.S. Consul in Windsor, 1896-99; U.S. Consul General in Barcelona, 1899-1904; Canton, 1904-06; Cape Town, 1906-10; Rio de Janeiro, 1910-14; Berlin, as of 1916-17; Calcutta, as of 1926; U.S. Minister to Honduras, 1929-32; Uruguay, 1935-37. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Died suddenly, following a heart attack, in Prides Crossing, Beverly, Essex County, Mass., August 28, 1939 (age 67 years, 19 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Richard G. Lay (Lt.Col., U.S. Army) and Caroline Y. (Kimball) Lay; married, December 10, 1904, to Anne Howard (1870-1942).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lay, Theodore M. — of Nassau County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 3rd District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lay, Tracy Hollingsworth (b. 1882) — also known as Tracy Lay — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala.; Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala.; Gadsden, Etowah County, Ala.; Washington, D.C. Born in Gadsden, Etowah County, Ala., November 5, 1882. Newspaper reporter; department store manager; U.S. Deputy Consul General in London, 1912-14; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Dublin, 1914; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Paris, 1914-15; U.S. Consul in Paris, 1915-19; U.S. Consul General in Munich, 1923-25; Buenos Aires, 1926-28. Methodist. Member, American Political Science Association; American Economic Association; Sigma Nu. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Patrick Lay and Laura Josephine (Hollingsworth) Lay; married, October 5, 1921, to Marcia Bliss.
  Lay, Walter Victor (1924-1983) — also known as Walter V. Lay — of St. Louis, Mo. Born May 20, 1924. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 11th District, 1949-54. Died January 19, 1983 (age 58 years, 244 days). Interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, Mo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lay, William R. (1882-1934) — of Steelville, Crawford County, Mo. Born in Steelville, Crawford County, Mo., February 22, 1882. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Crawford County, 1919-24; defeated, 1924, 1926; candidate for Missouri state senate 24th District, 1934. Died in 1934 (age about 52 years). Interment at Steelville Cemetery, Steelville, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Charles H. Lay (1851-1933) and Missouri Emeline (Larue) Lay (1853-1912); married, September 17, 1906, to Elfleda Scott (1884-1967).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


LAYBOD (Soundex L130) — See also CLAYBORN, CLAYBORNE, CLAYBOURN, CLAYBOURNE, ELABD, LABADIE, LABUDA, LABUDDE, LABUDDIE, LABUDIE, LAYBOURN, LEBAD, LEBED, LEBEDA.

  Laybod, Daniel I. — of Georgetown, Sussex County, Del. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1876. Burial location unknown.


LAYBOURN (Soundex L165) — See also BOURN, CLAYBORN, CLAYBORNE, CLAYBOURN, CLAYBOURNE, LAYBOD, LAYBURN, LEBURN, LEEBERN, RAYBOULD, RAYBOURNE, SEYBOURN.

  Laybourn, George R. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1897-1902 (District 54 1897-98, District 51 1899-1902); member of Minnesota state senate 51st District, 1903-10. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


LAYBURN (Soundex L165) — See also BURN, CLAYBURGH, CLYBURN, HEYBURN, LAYBOURN, LEBURN, LEEBERN, MAYBURY, PYBURN, RAYBUCK, RAYBURN, REYBURN, RYBURN, SEYBURN.

  Layburn, Henry H. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 3rd District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LAYCHAK (Soundex L220) — See also CLAYCOMB, LACOCK, LAYCOCK, LEACOCK, LUCAK, LUCCOCK, LUCZAK, LUKICH, PEYCHAL, SPYCHALA, WAYCHOFF, WOJTYCHA.

  Laychak, Joseph — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LAYCOCK (Soundex L220) — See also AYCOCK, CLAYCOMB, COCK, HAYCOCK, HAYCOX, JAYCOX, LACOCK, LAYCHAK, LEACOCK, LUCAK, LUCCOCK, LUCZAK, LUKICH, MAYCOCK.

  Laycock, Beatrice — of Salem, Rockingham County, N.H. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Laycock, David R. — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Republican. Postmaster at Orlando, Fla., 1930-35. Burial location unknown.
  Laycock, Gregory — of Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2008 (alternate), 2012. Still living as of 2012.


LAYDEN (Soundex L350) — See also BLAYDES, CRAYDEN, DANLEY, DANNELLY, DELANY, GAYDEN, HAYDEN, LADIEN, LYDEN, MACFAYDEN, MAYDEN, SLAYDEN, YANDELL, YELLAND.

  LAYDEN: See also Philip Murray — William Joseph Randall
  Layden, Anna H. — of Union City, Erie County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Layden, Leon M. (1893-1955) — of Whitehall, Washington County, N.Y. Born in West Pawlet, Pawlet, Rutland County, Vt., December 17, 1893. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Washington County Surrogate, 1926-28; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940; Justice of New York Supreme Court 4th District, 1941; defeated, 1932; appointed 1941; defeated, 1941. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks; American Legion. Suffered a heart attack, and died in an ambulance, en route from Whitehall to the Glens Falls hospital, in Washington County, N.Y., February 8, 1955 (age 61 years, 53 days). Interment at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery, Whitehall, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Mary H. Morgan (1892-1930).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Layden, Thomas F. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 9th District, 1933, 1935, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Layden, Thomas R. (b. 1866) — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Born in Kingston, Luzerne County, Pa., December 26, 1866. Republican. Machinist; electrical contractor; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1904-05, 1910-11; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1912. Burial location unknown.


LAYER (Soundex L600) — See also ARLEY, AYER, BERLLAYETTE, CLAYE, EARLY, EYLAR, LAGER, LAHR, LAIR, LAIRE, LARE, LAREY, LARRE, LAUER, LAWR, LAWYER, LEARY, LEHR, LEHRE, LOYER, PLAYER, RALEY, RAYEL, RELYA.

  Layer, Lewis — of Dierks, Howard County, Ark. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Arkansas, 1948; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layer, William B. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 1st District, 1929. Burial location unknown.


LAYFIELD (Soundex L143) — See also ALFELD, BRAYFIELD, BYFIELD, FIELD, FYFIELD, HAYFIELD, HOLYFIELD, LEIFIELD, LIEFELD, MAYFIELD, PLAYFORD, RAYFIEL, RAYFIELD.

  Layfield, Orville, Jr. — of Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 6th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LAYHA (Soundex L000) — See also BAYHAM, LAHAIE, LAHAY, LAHAYE, LAHEY, LEAHEY, LEAHY, LEIHY, LOUHI, MAYHALL, MAYHAM.

  LAYHA: See also Layha Spoonhunter


LAYLAND (Soundex L453) — See also AYLARD, BLAYLOCK, DAYLANA, GAYLA, KAYLA, LALONDE, LAND, LAYLE, LAYLIN, LEELAND, LELAND, LOLINDA, MAYLAND, WAYLAND, WAYLANG.

  Layland, Charles R. — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layland, Louis C. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Burial location unknown.


LAYLE (Soundex L400) — See also BLAYLOCK, LAIL, LALL, LAYLAND, LAYLIN, LYLE.

  LAYLE: See also Layle Lane


LAYLIN (Soundex L450) — See also AYLING, BAYLIN, BLAYLOCK, DAYLIN, FAYLING, GAYLIN, LALEEN, LAUGHLIN, LAYLAND, LAYLE, LILLYAN, LILYAN, MAYLIN, SAYLIN.

  LAYLIN: See also Philip Young
  Laylin, Lewis C. (b. 1848) — of Ohio. Born in Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio, September 28, 1848. Republican. Superintendent of schools; lawyer; Huron County Prosecuting Attorney, 1880-86; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1888-93; Speaker of the Ohio State House of Representatives, 1892-93; secretary of state of Ohio, 1901-07. Burial location unknown.


LAYMAN (Soundex L550) — See also CLAYMAN, KLAYMAN, LADYMAN, LAHMAN, LAMAN, LAWMAN, LAYMANCE, LAYMEN, LAYMON, LEHMAN, LEHMANN, LEYMAN, LYMAN, SLAYMAKER.

  LAYMAN: See also Layman Burgett — Samuel Wahl Ezelle III — Joseph M. Handlan — Archie Layman Harman — Lee J. Sandridge
  Layman, Andrew S. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Middlesex County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Layman, Bobby Don — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Alaska, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Layman, George W. — Member of Virginia state senate, 1920-35 (7th District 1920-23, 20th District 1924-35); candidate for delegate to Virginia limited constitutional convention 20th District, 1945. Burial location unknown.
  Layman, Guy See O. Guy Layman
  Layman, Jeffery L. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Layman, Nelson B. — of Du Quoin, Perry County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1924, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Layman, O. Guy — of Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layman, Oral G. — of Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layman, Paul, Jr. — of Marlinton, Pocahontas County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Pocahontas County Democratic Party, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Layman, Spencer — of New Jersey. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Layman, Mrs. Walter — of Valley Station, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.


LAYMANCE (Soundex L552) — See also CLAYMAN, HEERMANCE, KLAYMAN, LAYMAN, LOMENZO, MANCE, MANCEBO, MANCEL, MANCERA, SLAYMAKER.

  Laymance, M. J. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1908. Burial location unknown.


LAYMEN (Soundex L550) — See also AYME, AYMER, EMMALYN, HAYMES, HYMEN, JAYME, LAMEN, LAYMAN, LAYMON, LEYMAN, MANEELY, MANLEY, NYMEN, PAYMENT, PAYMER, RAYME, RAYMER, WAYMER, WAYMEYER.

  LAYMEN: See also Charles Laymen Terry, Jr.


LAYMON (Soundex L550) — See also CLAYMON, CLAYMORE, DAYMOND, DRAYMOND, HAYMOND, LAMMON, LAMOINE, LAMON, LAYMAN, LAYMEN, LHAMON, MALONY, MAYLON, MOYLAN, RAYMOND, SAINTRAYMOND, SAYMOND, WAYMON, WAYMOND.

  Laymon, Charles O. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Laymon, Lon L. — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Laymon, Winifred — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


LAYN (Soundex L500) — See also ALLYN, BLAYNEY, ELAYN, HELAYNE, LAIN, LAINE, LAN, LANE, LANNE, LANNY, LAUN, LAUNE, LAWN, LAYNE, LAYNG, LYNNA, MCFARLAYNE, NYLA.

  LAYN: See also Layn R. Phillips


LAYNE (Soundex L500) — See also ALLYNE, ALNEY, ALYNE, BLAYNEY, ELAYN, HELAYNE, LAIN, LAINE, LAN, LANE, LANEY, LANNE, LAUN, LAUNE, LAWN, LAYN, LAYNG, LYNE, LYNNEA, MCFARLAYNE, NALLEY, NEALLY, YALEN.

  LAYNE: See also Augustus Witschief Bennet — Edmund Gerald Brown, Sr. — Edmund Gerald Brown, Jr. — Martha Layne Collins — R. Layne Morrill — Robert Layne Pierce — Matthew Layne Wallace
  Layne, Carney Milton (b. 1878) — also known as Carney M. Layne — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Crown City, Gallia County, Ohio, March 2, 1878. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1915-16; chair of Cabell County Democratic Party, 1917; circuit judge in West Virginia for the 6th Judicial Circuit, 1940. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Tau Delta; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William M. Layne and Nancy E. (Trusdell) Layne; married, November 21, 1916, to Alice Mary Lanahan; father of Carney Milton Layne, Jr. (1921-1977).
Carney M. Layne, Jr. Layne, Carney Milton, Jr. (1921-1977) — also known as Carney M. Layne, Jr. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va., June 18, 1921. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1951-52; defeated, 1952. Catholic. Member, Lions; American Legion. Died in December, 1977 (age 56 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Carney Milton Layne (1878-?) and Alice Mary (Lanahan) Layne; married, January 17, 1949, to Margaret Mary O'Neill.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Layne, Geraldine Dyer — of New Haven, Mason County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1945-49. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layne, Grover C. — of Center, Ralls County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Ralls County Democratic Party, 1939-43. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Grover Cleveland
  Layne, Harry O. — of New Haven, Mason County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Mason County Democratic Party, 1940-45, 1961; candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mason County, 1942, 1948; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layne, Harvey, Jr. — of Fayette County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Fayette County, 1960, 1962, 1964, 1966, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Layne, Hershel H. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Charleston, W.Va., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Layne, J. M. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Mayor of Huntington, W.Va., 1878-79, 1882-83. Burial location unknown.
  Layne, John A. — of Fessenden, Wells County, N.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1940, 1944 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1948; North Dakota Democratic state chair, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layne, John S. — of Kentucky. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 10th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Layne, Nora — of Fort Thomas, Campbell County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Layne, Perez G. — of Santee, San Diego County, Calif. Postmaster at Santee, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.


LAYNG (Soundex L520) — See also ANGLY, BLAYNEY, ELAYN, GANLY, HELAYNE, LAING, LANG, LANGE, LAYN, LAYNE, LYNG, MCFARLAYNE.

  Layng, John R. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of California, 1933. Burial location unknown.


LAYSON (Soundex L250) — See also ALYSON, AYSON, CLAYSON, DEZAVALAYSAENZ, FINLAYSON, GRAYSON, LAUZON, LAWSON, MAYSON, NICOLAYSEN, PAYSON, RAYSON, SOLYAN.

  Layson, Evelyn F. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Layson, Thomas J. (1900-1983) — of Trenton, Grundy County, Mo. Born in Grundy County, Mo., March 30, 1900. Republican. Lawyer; Grundy County Prosecuting Attorney; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Grundy County, 1947-50. Died September 16, 1983 (age 83 years, 170 days). Interment at Roselawn Cemetery, Trenton, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of James Oliver Layson and Sarah Elizabeth (Ricketts) Layson; married to Maisy McCoy (1900-1957).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


LAYTON (Soundex L350) — See also BLAYTON, CAYTON, CLAYTEE, CLAYTON, CLAYTOR, LAIGHTON, LATHONE, LATON, LAUGHTON, LAWTON, LEYTON, PLAYTER, SLAYTER, SLAYTON.

  LAYTON: See also Homer Layton Allard — Layton Black — Green Martin Dry — Edward Richard Folsom — Layton Freborg — G. Layton Grier — G. Layton Grier — Layton Archer Kelsey — Patrick Layton Paulsen — Fred Pepper — Cecil Carlton Sanders — Harry West Viven
  Layton, Alfred R. (1856-1921) — of Sussex County, Del. Born in Millsboro, Sussex County, Del., 1856. Farmer; member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 4th District, 1913-14. Died in 1921 (age about 65 years). Interment at Concord Church Cemetery, Concord, Del.
  Relatives: Son of William Burton Layton (c.1827-1870) and Lavenia E. (Mears) Layton (1836-1901); married, December 26, 1877, to Louisa C. Timmons; married, January 6, 1883, to Sarah Ann 'Sallie Mitchell (1852-1935).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Layton, Amanda E. — of Riverton, Burlington County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Layton, Arthur Lionel (1895-1979) — also known as Arthur L. Layton — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Born in Delaware County, Okla., June 24, 1895. Republican. Postmaster at Shreveport, La., 1953-62 (acting, 1953-55). Died in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La., April 10, 1979 (age 83 years, 290 days). Interment at Forest Park East Cemetery, Shreveport, La.
  Relatives: Son of Orville Layton and Lelah (Sherrod) Layton (1874-1931); married to Annie Sanders (1902-1985).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Layton, Augustus Slaughter (1843-1903) — also known as Augustus S. Layton — of Yellville, Marion County, Ark. Born in Hickory County, Mo., January 11, 1843. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; banker; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1888. Died in Yellville, Marion County, Ark., April 5, 1903 (age 60 years, 84 days). Interment at Layton Cemetery, Yellville, Ark.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Augustus Slaughter Layton (1813-1878) and Ellen (Scott) Layton (1815-1887); married to Missouri Anne Wilson (1851-1929).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Layton, Caleb Rodney (1851-1930) — also known as Caleb R. Layton — of Georgetown, Sussex County, Del. Born near Frankford, Sussex County, Del., September 8, 1851. Republican. Secretary of state of Delaware, 1901-05; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1904 (member, Resolutions Committee); U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1919-23; defeated, 1922. Died in Georgetown, Sussex County, Del., November 11, 1930 (age 79 years, 64 days). Interment at St. Paul's Episcopal Churchyard, Georgetown, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Henry Layton (1824-1892) and Elizabeth A. Layton (1831-1924); married to Annie Elizabeth Sipple (1849-1925); great-grandson of Caleb Rodney; great-grandnephew of Daniel Rodney; first cousin twice removed of George Brydges Rodney; first cousin four times removed of Caesar Rodney and Thomas Rodney; second cousin once removed of John Henry Rodney; second cousin thrice removed of Caesar Augustus Rodney; third cousin twice removed of Thomas McKean Rodney; third cousin thrice removed of Manford Latimer Hudson; fourth cousin of Reynolds Clough (1875-1918).
  Political family: Rodney family of Delaware (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Layton, Caleb S. — of Delaware. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1868 (member, Resolutions Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Layton, Charles — of Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. Candidate in primary for mayor of Sandy, Utah, 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Layton, Daniel J. — of Georgetown, Sussex County, Del. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, Daniel J. — of Delaware. Delaware state attorney general, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, Ebe T. — of Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 4th District, 1955-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, Edwin J. — of Perryville, Perry County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1944; chair of Perry County Republican Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, Fernando Coello (1847-1926) — also known as Fernando C. Layton — of Wapakoneta, Auglaize County, Ohio. Born near St. Johns, Auglaize County, Ohio, April 11, 1847. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1891-97 (5th District 1891-93, 4th District 1893-97); state court judge in Ohio, 1908. Died June 22, 1926 (age 79 years, 72 days). Interment at Greenlawn Cemetery, Wapakoneta, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Layton, Floyd L. — of Dexter, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Village president of Dexter, Michigan; elected 1969, 1970, 1971. Still living as of 1971.
  Layton, H. L. — of Chula, Tift County, Ga. Member of Georgia state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, James H. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 3rd District, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, James J. — of Layton, Davis County, Utah. School teacher; farmer; mayor of Layton, Utah; elected 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Layton, John H. — of Baltimore County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state senate District 13-E, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Layton, Landreth L. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, Landreth L. — Democrat. Candidate for Governor of Delaware, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, Le Roy See S. Le Roy Layton
  Layton, Robert R. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 2nd District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, S. Le Roy — U.S. Vice Consul in Cienfuegos, as of 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, Susan — of Windber, Somerset County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Layton, Thomas Buxton Lawn (b. 1878) — also known as Thomas B. L. Layton — Born in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., June 12, 1878. Physician; U.S. Consular Agent in Bluefields, 1906; U.S. Consul in Tahiti, 1914-19; Casablanca, 1919-21. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, W. V. M. — of Auglaize County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Auglaize County, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Layton, William A. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1886 (1st District), 1904 (17th District). Burial location unknown.


LAZALDE (Soundex L243) — See also ABUGHAZALAH, ALDE, ANZALDI, ANZALDO, ANZALDUA, BAZALEEL, BEAZALEEL, ELIZALDE, GOZALDO, MAZALESKI, ZALDIVAR.

  Lazalde, Carlos V. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


LAZANSKY (Soundex L252) — See also BAZAN, COZANS, DANZANSKY, DWORZANSKI, HRAZANEK, KASZANS, KAZAN, KAZANJIAN, KAZANOW, LESINSKI, LESNIEWSKI, LESZYNSKI, LEZINSKY, MAZANDER, OLSZANOWSKI, ROZANSKI, VOSTRIZANSKY, WYZANSKI, ZAZANIS.

  Lazansky, Edward — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 10th District, 1903; secretary of state of New York, 1911-12; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912, 1916; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1918-40; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 2nd Department, 1933-40. Burial location unknown.


LAZAR (Soundex L260) — See also AZAR, LASAR, LASSAR, LAZARD, LAZARO, LAZAROW, LAZARRO, LAZARUS, LAZEAR, LAZER, LEAZAR, LEZAR, SALAZAR, ZALAR.

  LAZAR: See also Lazar Abraham — Lazar Kostich — Lazar M. Palnick — Theresa Lazar Springmann
  Lazar, George — Independence League candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Lazar, Harold S. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952 (alternate), 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lazar, John, Jr. — of Bloomfield, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Bloomfield, N.J., 2007, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Lazar, Nancy B. — Candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1974. Female. Still living as of 1974.


LAZARD (Soundex L263) — See also HAZARD, LAZAR, LAZARO, LAZAROW, LAZARRO, LAZARUS, LESSARD, LUSARDI, SALAZAR.

  Lazard, Elie — U.S. Consular Agent in Angers, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


LAZARO (Soundex L260) — See also CANNIZZARO, GATZAROS, LAZAR, LAZARD, LAZAROW, LAZARRO, LAZARUS, LAZZARA, LAZZARO, LUCERO, SALAZAR, ZARO, ZAROD, ZAROFF, ZAZZARO.

  LAZARO: See also Lazaro Bartolome Queralt
  Lazaro, Joseph A. — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate in primary for New Jersey state senate 26th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Lazaro, Ladislas (1872-1927) — of Washington, St. Landry Parish, La. Born near Ville Platte, St. Landry Parish (now Evangeline Parish), La., June 5, 1872. Democrat. Physician; member of Louisiana state senate, 1908; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 7th District, 1913-27; died in office 1927. Hispanic ancestry. Died in Washington, D.C., March 30, 1927 (age 54 years, 298 days). Interment at Old City Cemetery, Ville Platte, La.
  Relatives: Son of Alexandre Lazaro and Marie Denise (Ortego) Lazaro.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


LAZAROW (Soundex L260) — See also BILSBAROW, CANNIZZARO, CAROW, GATZAROS, HAROWITZ, KAROW, LAZAR, LAZARD, LAZARO, LAZARRO, LAZARUS, LAZZARA, LAZZARO, LUCERO, MAROWSKY, SALAZAR, STANDAROWSKI, ZARO, ZAROD, ZAROFF, ZAZZARO.

  Lazarow, Joseph Aaron (1923-2008) — also known as Joseph Lazarow — of Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J. Born December 17, 1923. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; mayor of Atlantic City, N.J., 1976-82. Jewish. Died in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla., January 3, 2008 (age 84 years, 17 days). Interment at Beth Kehillah Cemetery, Egg Harbor Township, Atlantic County, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Morris Lazarow and Eva Lazarow; married to Fredlyn Pogach (died 1993).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


LAZARRO (Soundex L260) — See also LAZAR, LAZARD, LAZARO, LAZAROW, LAZARUS, LAZZARA, LAZZARO, LIZARRAGA, LUCERO, MAZARREDO, PIZARRO, SALAZAR.

  LAZARRO: See also Frank Lazarro Rizzo
  Lazarro, P. H. — U.S. Consular Agent in Salonika, as of 1884-98. Burial location unknown.


LAZARUS (Soundex L262) — See also LAZAR, LAZARD, LAZARO, LAZAROW, LAZARRO, LAZZERIS, SALAZAR.

  LAZARUS: See also Lazarus Abelson — Louis Lazarus Goldstein — Lazarus Joseph — Philip Phillips — Lazarus Pierce — Lazarus Whitehead Powell — Lazarus S. Rathbun — Lazarus H. Reed — Lazarus E. Schlecter — Lazarus Denison Shoemaker — Lazarus Watrous
  Lazarus, Benjamin — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 12th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lazarus, Bernard — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Law Preservation candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 15th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Lazarus, David — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Lazarus, Frank — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1948 (alternate), 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lazarus, Henry A. — of Louisiana. Justice of Louisiana state supreme court, 1880. Jewish. Burial location unknown.
  Lazarus, Jerome — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Lazarus, Joshua — of Darlington Court House (now Darlington), Darlington County, S.C. Postmaster at Darlington Court House, S.C., 1816. Burial location unknown.
  Lazarus, Leonard — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for borough president of Queens, New York, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Lazarus, Louis E. (b. 1877) — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., April 21, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 3rd District, 1909. Jewish. Member, Woodmen. Burial location unknown.
  Lazarus, Mary K. — of Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Lazarus, Steven — of Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Lazarus, William W. — of Tunkhannock, Wyoming County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.


LAZEAR (Soundex L260) — See also BRAZEAL, BRAZEAU, BREAZEAL, BREAZEALE, ELZEAR, LACER, LACIAR, LASERE, LASSER, LAUSER, LAUSIER, LAZAR, LAZER, LAZIER, LEAZAR, SWEAZEA, ZEARING.

  LAZEAR: See also Charles Prentiss Orr
  Lazear, Arthur See M. Arthur Lazear
  Lazear, Jesse (1804-1877) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Rich Hill Township, Greene County, Pa., December 12, 1804. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1861-65 (20th District 1861-63, 24th District 1863-65). Died September 2, 1877 (age 72 years, 264 days). Interment at Green Mount Cemetery, Waynesburg, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lazear, M. Arthur — of Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 15th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Lazear, Thomas C. — Democrat. Jeffersonian candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.


LAZECHKO (Soundex L222) — See also BENEZECH, CZECHANSKI, EICHKOFF, FRISCHKORN, KLATCHKO, LOSEKA, ORZECH, RASCHKO, SZCZECHOWSKI, WARZECHA, ZECH, ZECHARIAH, ZECHEIL, ZECHMAN.

  Lazechko, Molly — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


LAZELL (Soundex L240) — See also AZELL, BEAZELL, BRAZELL, FEAZELL, HAZELL, LACEILLE, LACEL, LASELL, LASSELL, LAUSELL, LAZZELL, LAZZELLE, NAZELLI, PAZELL, ZELL.

  LAZELL: See also Durand William Springer
  Lazell, Thomas — of Big Rapids, Mecosta County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Big Rapids, Mich., 1871-73. Burial location unknown.
  Lazell, Warren — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Citizens candidate for mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1851. Burial location unknown.


LAZENBY (Soundex L251) — See also DEFAZENDE, DRAZEN, FAZENBAKER, GLAZENBROOK, HAZEN, KAZEN, LEAZENBY, LISENBY, LISONBEE.

  LAZENBY: See also June Lazenby Green


LAZER (Soundex L260) — See also AZER, BLAZER, DORNBLAZER, FAZER, FRAZER, GLAZER, LACER, LACIAR, LAGER, LAKER, LASERE, LASSER, LAUSER, LAUSIER, LAXER, LAZAR, LAZEAR, LAZIER, LAZMER, LEZAR, MAZER, TURNBLAZER, ZELLAR.

  LAZER: See also Richard Lazer Hillman


LAZIEH (Soundex L200) — See also BLAZIER, COLGLAZIER, DELAZIER, DUNBLAZIER, GLAZIER, HAZIEL, LACE, LACEY, LAISI, LASEE, LASEY, LAZIER, LAZIO, LAZZIO.

  Lazieh, Thomas — of Central Falls, Providence County, R.I. Mayor of Central Falls, R.I., 1990-95. Still living as of 1996.


LAZIER (Soundex L260) — See also AZIERE, BLAZIER, BRAZIER, COLGLAZIER, DELAZIER, DUNBLAZIER, FRAZIER, GLAZIER, GRAZIER, LACER, LACIAR, LASERE, LASSER, LAUSER, LAUSIER, LAZEAR, LAZER, LAZIEH, LOZIER, ZARELLI, ZIER.

  LAZIER: See also Ralph Lazier Berkshire
  Lazier, (need first name) — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Candidate in primary for Missouri state senate 30th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LAZIO (Soundex L200) — See also LACE, LACEY, LAISI, LASEE, LASEY, LAZIEH, LAZO, LAZZIO, PALAZIO, ZOILA.

  LAZIO: See also Joseph Lawrence Alioto
  Lazio, Enrico A. (b. 1958) — also known as Rick Lazio — of Brightwaters, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brunswick Hospital, Amityville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., March 13, 1958. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1993-2001; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1996; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 2000; candidate in primary for Governor of New York, 2010. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Lazio, Rick See Enrico A. Lazio


LAZMER (Soundex L256) — See also ALICEMARIE, ALSMEYER, ALZHEIMER, ELLSMORE, GENZMER, KAZMER, KAZMERSKI, LAZER, LISAMARIE, LOOSEMORE, PROTZMEN.

  LAZMER: See also Frank Lazmer Hays


LAZO (Soundex L200) — See also ALZO, BLAZO, DELAZON, DIAZCOLLAZO, LAGO, LAKO, LAZIO, LAZO-CHADDERTON, LAZORCHICK, LAZOTTE, ZELAZO, ZOAL, ZOLA.

  LAZO: See also Matty Lazo-Chadderton


LAZO-CHADDERTON (Soundex L223) — See also CHADDERTON, LAZO.

  Lazo-Chadderton, Matty — of Cary, Wake County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


LAZORCHICK (Soundex L262) — See also ANDOCHICK, AZOR, BALTHAZOR, BLAZO, CATCHICK, CAZORT, CHICK, CHICKERING, DELAZON, DIAZCOLLAZO, FORCHION, KOVALCHICK, LAZO, LAZOTTE, LESCHICK, MAZOROL, RIESCHICK, RITCHICK, SAVCHICK, SCHICK, SCHICKEL, SCHICKER, TORCHIANA, TORCHIN, TORCHIO, ZELAZO.

  Lazorchick, Robert — of Nesquehoning, Carbon County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


LAZOTTE (Soundex L230) — See also BLAZO, CHAZOTTE, DELAZON, DIAZCOLLAZO, LAZO, LAZORCHICK, LIZOTTE, LIZZOTTE, OTTE, ZELAZO.

  Lazotte, Julia — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Nashua 7th Ward, 1938. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LAZURE (Soundex L260) — See also BLAZURE, LABAZURE, LASURE, MAZUR, MAZUREK, MAZURKIEWICZ, ZURER.

  Lazure, Albert C. — of Berlin, Coos County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state senate 1st District, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LAZZARA (Soundex L260) — See also BELSHAZZAR, DAZZARA, GAZZARA, HAZZARD, LAZARO, LAZAROW, LAZARRO, LAZZARO, LUCERO, MAZZARA, MAZZARELLA, MAZZARELLI, ZARA, ZARAGOZA, ZARATE, ZAZZARO.

  Lazzara, Joseph A. — of Passaic County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state senate District 14, 1972-73; defeated, 1967 (District 14), 1973 (35th District). Still living as of 1973.


LAZZARO (Soundex L260) — See also BELSHAZZAR, CANNIZZARO, DAZZARA, GATZAROS, GAZZARA, HAZZARD, LAZARO, LAZAROW, LAZARRO, LAZZARA, LUCERO, MAZZARA, MAZZARELLA, MAZZARELLI, ZARO, ZAROD, ZAROFF, ZAZZARO.

  Lazzaro, Pericles H. — U.S. Consular Agent in Salonika, as of 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Lazzaro, Peter G. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


LAZZELL (Soundex L240) — See also BRAZZELL, LACEILLE, LACEL, LASELL, LASSELL, LAUSELL, LAZELL, LAZZELLE, LAZZERIS, MAZZEI, MAZZELLA, MAZZEO, MAZZER, ZELL.

  Lazzell, Robert E. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Monongalia County Republican Party, 1983. Still living as of 1983.


LAZZELLE (Soundex L240) — See also BRAZZELL, EHRENZELLER, EZELLE, FRIZZELLE, LACEILLE, LACEL, LASELL, LASSELL, LAUSELL, LAZELL, LAZZELL, LAZZERIS, MAZZEI, MAZZELLA, MAZZEO, MAZZER, MOZELLE, ROZELLE, SZELLES, VONZELLE, VONZELLEN, ZELLE, ZELLER, ZELLERBACH.

  Lazzelle, Donald G., Jr. — of Monongalia County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Monongalia County, 1952, 1956, 1958, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LAZZERIS (Soundex L262) — See also BRAZZELL, BUZZERD, IMPELLIZZERI, INZERILLO, LAZARUS, LAZZELL, LAZZELLE, LETZERICH, MAZZEI, MAZZELLA, MAZZEO, MAZZER, WHIZZER.

  LAZZERIS: See also Renato B. Calchera


LAZZIO (Soundex L200) — See also LACE, LACEY, LAISI, LASEE, LASEY, LAZIEH, LAZIO, MAZZIOTTI, PALAZZI, ZOILA.

  Lazzio, Thomas — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1960, 1964, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


LBJ (Soundex L120)

  L.B.J.: See Lyndon Baines Johnson


LE (Soundex L000) — See also ELL, LEE.

  Le, Dinh K. — of Santa Ana, Orange County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Le, Ngoc Minh — of Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Member, Platform Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


LEA (Soundex L000) — See also ALEE, ALLE, ALLEE, CEA, ELA, LEAW, LEE, LEH, LEI, LEIGH, LEO, LEU, LEUE, LEW, LEY, LIA, LIAO, LIEU, LIOI, LIU, LOA, LYAU, LYU.

  LEA: See also Sharon Lea Anderson — Lea Austin — Lea Beaty — Lea Bell — Cheryl Lea Bustos — Lea Callaway — Thomas McKeen Chidsey — Lea E. Derrick — Arona Lea Germany — Andrew Jackson Houston — Roger Lea MacBride — Edward Lea Marsh, Jr. — Edward Lea Montgomery — Lea Sherman — Lea Sherman — Linda Lea Viken — Lea Woodruff
  Lea, Albert M. — of Vicksburg, Warren County, Miss. Republican. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi, 1889-97, 1897-1903; delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Lea, Allen C. — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Republican. Postmaster at Shreveport, La., 1910-15; delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1912, 1916 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Lea, Alton L. — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Republican. Postmaster at Baton Rouge, La., 1953-69 (acting, 1953-54). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lea, Benjamin J. — Speaker of the Tennessee State Senate, 1889-91. Burial location unknown.
  Lea, Clarence Frederick (1874-1964) — also known as Clarence F. Lea — of Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif. Born near Highland Springs, Lake County, Calif., July 11, 1874. Democrat. Lawyer; Sonoma County District Attorney, 1907-17; U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1917-49. Baptist. Member, Redmen; Woodmen of the World; Modern Woodmen; Moose. Died in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif., June 20, 1964 (age 89 years, 345 days). Interment at Franklin Avenue Odd Fellows Cemetery, Santa Rosa, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of James Madison Lea and Elizabeth (Trower) Lea; married, July 18, 1908, to Daisy A. Wright.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lea, Mrs. D. C. — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lea, Eliza Naudain Corbit (b. 1861) — also known as Eliza N. Corbit Lea; Eliza Naudain Corbit — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in St. Georges, New Castle County, Del., October 26, 1861. Delegate to Delaware convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Louisa Anderson (Corbit) Corbit (born 1838) and Charles Corbit; married, April 29, 1897, to Preston Lea (1841-1916); third cousin once removed of William Webb, Jr.; fourth cousin once removed of Joseph Rodman West.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Lea, George R. — of Pembroke, Merrimack County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state senate 14th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lea, Howard F. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Lea, James — Member Mississippi territorial council, 1808-09; President of the Mississippi Territorial Council, 1809. Burial location unknown.
  Lea, John McCormick (1818-1903) — also known as John M. Lea — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Born in Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., December 25, 1818. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee, 1842-44; mayor of Nashville, Tenn., 1848-50; circuit judge in Tennessee, 1850. Presbyterian. Died in Monteagle, Grundy County, Tenn., September 21, 1903 (age 84 years, 270 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn.
  Lea, Luke (1783-1851) — of Tennessee. Born in Surry County, N.C., January 21, 1783. U.S. Representative from Tennessee 3rd District, 1833-37; secretary of state of Tennessee, 1835-39. Died June 17, 1851 (age 68 years, 147 days). Original interment at Westport Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo.; reinterment at Union Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo.
  Relatives: Brother of Pryor Lea; great-grandfather of Luke Lea (1879-1945).
  Political family: Lea family of Tennessee.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lea, Luke — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi, 1876-85. Burial location unknown.
  Lea, Luke (1879-1945) — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., April 12, 1879. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor and publisher; founder of the Nashville Tennesseean; U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1911-17; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1912 (speaker); colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Alpha Tau Omega; Phi Delta Phi; Elks; Knights of Pythias; Redmen. Died November 18, 1945 (age 66 years, 220 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Overton Lea and Ella (Cocke) Lea; married, November 1, 1906, to Mary Louise Warner; great-grandson of Luke Lea (1783-1851).
  Political family: Lea family of Tennessee.
  Cross-reference: John D. Erwin
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lea, Preston (1841-1916) — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del.; Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., November 12, 1841. Republican. President, William Lea and Sons milling; president, Union National Bank, vice-president, Farmers Mutual Insurance Company; director, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington Railroad; Governor of Delaware, 1905-09; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1908. Quaker. Member, Union League. Died in New Castle, New Castle County, Del., December 4, 1916 (age 75 years, 22 days). Interment at Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of William Lea (1805-1876) and Jane Scott (Lovett) Lea (1817-1888); married, October 27, 1870, to Adalaide Moore (1846-1888); married, April 29, 1897, to Eliza Naudain Corbit; father of Claudia Wright Lea (1872-1955; who married Sheffield Phelps (1864-1902)); second cousin once removed of Charles Corbit and William Webb, Jr.; third cousin once removed of Joseph Rodman West; third cousin twice removed of Elsie Cryder Woodward.
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Lea, Pryor (1794-1879) — of Tennessee. Born in Knox County, Tenn., August 31, 1794. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee, 1821-28; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 2nd District, 1827-31; delegate to Texas secession convention, 1861. Died September 14, 1879 (age 85 years, 14 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Goliad, Tex.
  Relatives: Brother of Luke Lea (1783-1851).
  Political family: Lea family of Tennessee.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lea, Thomas Calloway, Jr. (1877-1945) — also known as Tom Lea — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Born October 29, 1877. Lawyer; mayor of El Paso, Tex., 1915-17. Died August 2, 1945 (age 67 years, 277 days). Interment at Evergreen Alameda Cemetery, El Paso, Tex.
  Relatives: Married to Zola Mae Utt (1885-1936).
  Epitaph: "Father - Friend - Citizen."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lea, Tom See Thomas Calloway Lea, Jr.
  Lea, William H. H. — of Carnegie, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Carnegie, Pa., 1898-1911. Burial location unknown.


LEACH (Soundex L200) — See also DORLEAC, LEACH-WERNER, LEACHMAN, LEACOCK, LEAK, LEAKE, LECHE, LECK, LEECH, LEEK, LEEKE, LEICH, LEICK, LEIK, LERACH, LEUCH, LICH, LICK, LIKE.

  LEACH: See also Henry King Braley — Gordon Weaver Browning — Leonard Leach Case — Lester Glenn Fant — George Gilmour — Frank Wright Hadley — Charles M. Hoover — James Levi Hotchkiss — Jill Klajic — Herman Moore Langworthy — Mary Leach Werner — John Henry Lehr — Christian H. Magnusson — Walter Robertson Meins — William McKendree Robbins — Erlunia J. T. Ross — Arthur T. Vanderbilt — Ward Wylie
  Leach, A. L. — of Wayne County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1946, 1948; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, A. M. — Speaker of the Tennessee State House of Representatives, 1911-13. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Agnes — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Albert K., Jr. — of Sarasota, Sarasota County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Leach, Albert L. — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Alfred — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 32nd District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Alice — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Leach, Alonzo — of Joliet, Will County, Ill. Republican. Postmaster at Joliet, Ill., 1866-69. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Andrew J. — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Johnston County, 1848-51. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Andrew J. — of Brookfield, Worcester County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Anthony Claude, Jr. (b. 1934) — also known as Claude Leach; Buddy Leach — of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La. Born in Leesville, Vernon Parish, La., March 30, 1934. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1968-78, 1984-88; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 4th District, 1979-81; defeated, 1980; candidate for Louisiana state treasurer, 1987; candidate for Governor of Louisiana, 2003; member of Democratic National Committee from Louisiana, 2006-08; candidate for Louisiana state senate 30th District, 2007; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2008; Louisiana Democratic state chair, 2010-. Still living as of 2011.
  Relatives: Son of Anthony Claude Leach.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Leach, Arthur L. — of Iron River, Iron County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Aurelia C. (1829-1904) — of Ballston (now Ballston Spa), Saratoga County, N.Y. Born September 29, 1829. Republican. Postmaster at Ballston, N.Y., 1881-82. Female. Died November 5, 1904 (age 75 years, 37 days). Interment at Ballston Spa Cemetery, Ballston Spa, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to James Otis Leach (1811-1881).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leach, Bert — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Socialist. College teacher; candidate for mayor of Muskegon, Mich., 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Buddy See Anthony Claude Leach, Jr.
  Leach, C. V. — Dry candidate for delegate to Ohio convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Calvin P. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Mason District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Leach, Charles F. — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Charles H. — of Kokomo, Howard County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Kokomo, Ind., 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Charles O. — of Portales, Roosevelt County, N.M. Postmaster at Portales, N.M., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Charles P. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Illinois state treasurer, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Charles P. — of New Bethlehem, Clarion County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Leach, Claude See Anthony Claude Leach, Jr.
  Leach, D. D. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 2nd District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Daylin — of Wayne, Delaware County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Leach, De Witt Clinton (1822-1909) — also known as De Witt C. Leach — of Genesee County, Mich.; Lansing, Ingham County, Mich.; Grand Traverse County, Mich. Born in Clarence, Erie County, N.Y., November 23, 1822. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County, 1850; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1850; U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1857-61; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1867. Died in Springfield, Greene County, Mo., December 21, 1909 (age 87 years, 28 days). Interment at Maple Park Cemetery, Springfield, Mo.
  Presumably named for: DeWitt Clinton
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Leach, Don — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 8th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Leach, Dunbar M. — of Fillmore County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 2, 1895-98. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Leach, E. B. — of East Wilton, Wilton, Franklin County, Maine. Postmaster at East Wilton, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, E. J. — of Salinas, Monterey County, Calif. Mayor of Salinas, Calif., 1931-33, 1936-43. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Earl R. — of Lima, Allen County, Ohio. Democrat. Postmaster at Lima, Ohio, 1936-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Edson R. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1940; Prohibition candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Edward Giles (b. 1849) — also known as Edward G. Leach — of Franklin, Merrimack County, N.H. Born in Meredith, Belknap County, N.H., January 28, 1849. Republican. Lawyer; president, Manufacturers and Merchants Mutual Insurance Co.; member of New Hampshire Republican State Executive Committee, 1880-1909; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1893-95; member of New Hampshire state senate 6th District, 1901-02; member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1905-06. Unitarian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Levi Leach and Susan C. (Sanborn) Leach; married, December 24, 1874, to Agnes A. Robinson; father of Robert Milton Leach (1879-1952).
  Leach, Ellwood S. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 1st District, 1939-40; Delaware Republican state chair, 1958; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1960, 1964 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, F. A. — of Weatherford, Parker County, Tex. Mayor of Weatherford, Tex., 1860-62, 1878-80. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Frances S. — of Plainfield, Hendricks County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Leach, Frank Aleamon (1846-1929) — also known as Frank A. Leach — of Vallejo, Solano County, Calif. Born in 1846. Republican. Newspaper publisher; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1880; member of California state assembly 19th District, 1880-82; postmaster at Vallejo, Calif., 1882-85; superintendent of the U.S. Mint at San Francisco, 1897-1907. Died in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., June 19, 1929 (age about 82 years). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.
  Leach, Frank W. — of Tuckerton, Ocean County, N.J. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Mrs. George — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Communist. Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, George A. — of Lemoyne, Cumberland County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Lemoyne, Pa., 1922-23. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, George E. (1876-1955) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, July 14, 1876. Republican. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1921-29, 1937-41. Died July 17, 1955 (age 79 years, 3 days). Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Gerald — of Marshall, Saline County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Marshall, Mo., 1959-73. Still living as of 1973.
  Leach, Granville See J. Granville Leach
  Leach, H. C. — of Bloomfield, Davis County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Mrs. Henry Goddard — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936. Female. Member, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom; American Civil Liberties Union. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Howard H. (b. 1930) — Born in 1930. U.S. Ambassador to France, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Leach, J. Granville — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Philadelphia County, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Jacob — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1823. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, James A. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Candidate for mayor of Phoenix, Ariz., 1899, 1901, 1903, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, James Albert Smith (b. 1942) — also known as Jim Leach — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa; Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa. Born in Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, October 15, 1942. Republican. Staff, U.S. Rep. Donald Rumsfeld, 1965-66; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Representative from Iowa, 1977-2006 (1st District 1977-2003, 2nd District 2003-06); defeated, 1974. Episcopalian. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Trilateral Commission; Moose; Rotary; Elks. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of James Albert Leach and Lois (Hill) Leach; married, December 6, 1975, to Elizabeth Foxley.
  Cross-reference: Thomas C. Hubbard
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Leach, James Madison (1815-1891) — also known as James M. Leach — of Lexington, Davidson County, N.C. Born in Randolph County, N.C., January 17, 1815. Member of North Carolina state legislature, 1848-58; U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1859-61, 1871-75 (6th District 1859-61, 5th District 1871-75); colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Representative from North Carolina in the Confederate Congress, 1864-65; member of North Carolina state senate, 1865. Died in Lexington, Davidson County, N.C., June 1, 1891 (age 76 years, 135 days). Interment at Hopewell Cemetery, Near Trinity, Randolph County, N.C.
  Presumably named for: James Madison
  Relatives: Cousin *** of James Thomas Leach (1805-1883).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Leach, James Otis (1811-1881) — also known as James O. Leach — of Ballston (now Ballston Spa), Saratoga County, N.Y. Born October 1, 1811. Republican. Postmaster at Ballston, N.Y., 1869-81. Died January 13, 1881 (age 69 years, 104 days). Interment at Ballston Spa Cemetery, Ballston Spa, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Aurelia C. Leach (1829-1904).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leach, James Thomas (1805-1883) — of Johnston County, N.C. Born in Leachburg, Johnston County, N.C., 1805. Member of North Carolina state senate 23rd District, 1858-59; Representative from North Carolina in the Confederate Congress, 1864-65. Died in Leachburg, Johnston County, N.C., March 28, 1883 (age about 77 years). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  Relatives: Cousin *** of James Madison Leach (1815-1891).
  Leach, James W. — of Ebensburg, Cambria County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Jeff — Republican. Elected Texas state house of representatives 67th District 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Leach, Jim See James Albert Smith Leach
  Leach, John B. — of Salamanca, Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 43rd District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, John E. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Leach, John G. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, John M. — of Stafford Springs, Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Stafford Springs, Connecticut, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Joseph — of Runningwater, Bon Homme County, S.Dak. Livestock dealer; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 7th District, 1895-96; member of South Dakota state senate 4th District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Juanita — of Gainesville, Cooke County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Leach, Ken — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 26th District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Leach, Kenneth — of Wood County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Wood County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Leverett M. — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 18th District, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Leverett W. — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Durham, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Levi — of Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sherman, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Louise K. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Marshall W. — of Plymouth, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Plymouth; elected 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Mary Jillene See Jill Klajic
  Leach, May F. Kennedy — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1945. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Melissa — Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives 132nd District, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Leach, Nabil — of Detroit west side, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Leach, Oscar (born c.1832) — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Born in Madison, New Haven County, Conn., about 1832. Republican. Merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1866; member of Connecticut state senate, 1869, 1887-88 (18th District 1869, 21st District 1887-88); postmaster at Durham, Conn., 1885; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Oscar — of Raeford, Hoke County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Hoke County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Owen — Republican. Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Leach, Reuben — of Nevada County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 21st District, 1862-63, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Robert J. — of Weirton, Hancock County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Hancock County Republican Party, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Leach, Robert Milton (1879-1952) — also known as Robert M. Leach — of Taunton, Bristol County, Mass.; Franklin, Merrimack County, N.H. Born in Franklin, Merrimack County, N.H., April 2, 1879. Republican. Salesman of stoves and ranges; director, Atherton Furniture Co.; director, Burpee Furniture Co.; director, National Shawmut Bank of Boston; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 15th District, 1924-25; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928 (alternate), 1932. Unitarian. Member, Psi Upsilon; Freemasons. Died in Eustis, Lake County, Fla., February 18, 1952 (age 72 years, 322 days). Interment at Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Giles Leach (1849-?) and Agnes Amelia (Robinson) Leach; married, November 28, 1900, to Mary E. Walker (divorced 1939); married 1939 to Florence Mosher; married 1944 to Margaret White.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Leach, Roy — of Kalkaska, Kalkaska County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952 (alternate), 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Russell — of Plymouth, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Leach, Samuel — of Illinois. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, W. D. — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, W. G. — of Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, W. J. — of Cisco, Eastland County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leach, Will — of Lackawanna County, Pa. Common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania 45th District, 1927-29. Burial location unknown.


LEACH-WERNER (Soundex L265) — See also LEACH, WERNER.

  Leach Werner, Mary — of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


LEACHMAN (Soundex L255) — See also BACHMAN, BACHMANN, BRACHMAN, DEACHMAN, DORLEAC, DRACHMAN, JACHMAN, LACHMAN, LACKMAN, LAKEMAN, LEACH, LEACOCK, LEAHMAN, LECKMAN, LICHMAN, LOCHMANN, LOCKMAN, LUCKMAN, RACHMAN, SPACHMAN, ZACHMAN.

  Leachman, Neth — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leachman, R. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi, 1866-69. Burial location unknown.
  Leachman, W. H. — of Prince William County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LEACOCK (Soundex L220) — See also ACOCK, COCK, DORLEAC, HEACOCK, JACOCKS, LACOCK, LAYCHAK, LAYCOCK, LEACH, LEACHMAN, LUCAK, LUCCOCK, LUCZAK, LUKICH, PEACOCK, PEACOCKE.

  Leacock, Martin L. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LEADBETTER (Soundex L313) — See also BETTER, BETTERICH, BETTERIDGE, BETTERMANN, BROADBECK, BROADBENT, BROADBERRY, GADBERRY, LEDBEATER, LEDBETTER, PADBERG.

  Leadbetter, Archie — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leadbetter, Daniel Parkhurst (1797-1870) — of Holmes County, Ohio. Born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass., September 10, 1797. U.S. Representative from Ohio 13th District, 1837-41; delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Holmes County, 1850-51. Died February 26, 1870 (age 72 years, 169 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Millersburg, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Leadbetter, John S. — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Marquette, Mich., 1994, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Leadbetter, Wallace R. — of California. Member of California state assembly 16th District, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.


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