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LEWIS (Soundex L200) — See also AULWES, DZIADULEWISCZ, ELOWEISE, FOBBS-LEWIS, LEIS, LEIWS, LEWI, LEWIS-BURKS, LEWISOHN, LEWISON, LEWISS, LEWISTON, LOUIS, LOWES, LOWIS, SAINTLEWIS, SEWILL, TAYLOR-LEWIS, WEISL, WILES, WILLES, WILLESS, WILLSE, WISSEL.

  Lewis, C. C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, C. C. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. West Virginia Democratic state chair, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, C. Millicent — of Springville, Utah County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Lewis, C. R. — of Alaska. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Alaska, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Lewis, C. S. III — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Lewis, C. W. — of Fernandina (now part of Fernandina Beach), Nassau County, Fla. Postmaster at Fernandina, Fla., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Carl S. — Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Iowa, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Ceylon H. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 24th District, 1894; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Edmund H. Lewis (1884-1972).
  Lewis, Chantelle C. — of East Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Lewis, Charles — of Sheridan, Sheridan County, Wyo. Mayor of Sheridan, Wyo., 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles B. — of North Olmsted, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Mayor of North Olmsted, Ohio, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles D. — of South Framingham, Framingham, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Massachusetts, 1888; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles E. — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Mayor of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1866. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles E. — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Tyler, Tex., 1898-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles F. — of Port Washington, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Chair of Nassau County Republican Party, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles F. — Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Newaygo District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles H. — of Wyandot County, Ohio. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1925-27. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles Hance (b. 1816) — also known as Charles H. Lewis — of Virginia. Born in 1816. U.S. Minister to Portugal, 1870-75. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Lewis, Charles J. — of Mt. Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles Jeremy (b. 1934) — also known as Jerry Lewis — of Highland, San Bernardino County, Calif.; Redlands, San Bernardino County, Calif. Born in Spokane, Spokane County, Wash., October 21, 1934. Republican. Insurance business; member of California state assembly, 1969-78; candidate for California state senate, 1973; U.S. Representative from California, 1979-2008 (37th District 1979-83, 35th District 1983-93, 40th District 1993-2003, 41st District 2003-08); delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1992. Presbyterian. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Lewis, Charles Lundy (b. 1852) — also known as Charles L. Lewis — of Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minn.; Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Ottawa, La Salle County, Ill., March 8, 1852. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1888; district judge in Minnesota 11th District, 1893-96; justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1900-12. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel R. Lewis and Ann E. Lewis; married, April 18, 1880, to Janet D. Moore.
  Lewis, Charles M. — of Harpster, Wyandot County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles Nelms (d. 1814) — of Greenup County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state senate, 1814; died in office 1814. Died, of cholera, in Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky., 1814. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles R. — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Mayor of Middletown, Conn., 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles S. — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. Republican. Postmaster at Davenport, Iowa, 1922-35 (acting, 1922). Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles S., Jr. — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Lewis, Charles Swearinger (1821-1878) — also known as Charles S. Lewis — of Harrison County, W.Va. Born in Clarksburg, Harrison County, Va. (now W.Va.), February 26, 1821. Democrat. Member of Virginia state legislature, 1849; U.S. Representative from Virginia 11th District, 1854-55; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1871; West Virginia superintendent of schools, 1871-72; state court judge in West Virginia, 1873. Died in Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va., January 22, 1878 (age 56 years, 330 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Clarksburg, W.Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lewis, Charles W., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Mexico City, as of 1926; U.S. Consul in Mexico City, as of 1927-29; Madras, as of 1932; Izmir, as of 1938; U.S. Consul General in Casablanca, as of 1947. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charles W. — of Canton, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Mayor of Canton, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Charlotte W. — of Rome, Floyd County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Lewis, Chester I. — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Lewis, Christopher — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1976; Labor candidate for mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Lewis, Christopher A. — of Berwyn, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Secretary of the commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1989-91; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Lewis, Clair — of Palmyra, Somerset County, Maine. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Clara Mix — of Stepney, Monroe, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Lewis, Clara Wentworth — also known as Clara W. Lewis — of Monroe, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Monroe; elected 1932, 1948. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Clarence, Jr. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 42nd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Lewis, Clarke (1840-1896) — of Mississippi. Born in Huntsville, Madison County, Ala., November 8, 1840. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of Mississippi state house of representatives, 1878; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 4th District, 1889-93. Died March 13, 1896 (age 55 years, 126 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Macon, Miss.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lewis, Colston A. — of Richmond, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Lewis, Constance S. — of Cooperstown, Otsego County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Lewis, Cordelia See Cordelia Lewis-Burks
  Lewis, Craig See H. Craig Lewis
  Lewis, Curtis, Jr. See J. Curtis Lewis, Jr.
  Lewis, Cyrus B. — of Manistee, Manistee County, Mich. Postmaster at Manistee, Mich., 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, D. C. — of Highmore, Hyde County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, D. S. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Virginia, 1882-85. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Dan (born c.1962) — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born about 1962. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Lewis, Dan J. — of Coalsmouth (now St. Albans), Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Coalsmouth, W.Va., 1864-71. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Danforth R. — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Daniel — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Justice of New York Supreme Court 11th District; elected 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Lewis, Daniel W. — Member of New York state assembly from Genesee and Ontario counties, 1804-06. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Daniel W. — Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 24th District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Daryl — of Lake (unknown county), Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Lewis, Dave — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Republican. Elected Montana state senate 42nd District 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Lewis, David — of Basin, Big Horn County, Wyo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, David C. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 23rd District, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, David E. — of Eagle River, Anchorage, Alaska. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Lewis, David J. — U.S. Vice Consul in Singapore, as of 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, David J. — of New Lexington, Perry County, Ohio. Republican. Candidate in primary for Ohio treasurer of state, 1938; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, David John (1869-1952) — also known as David J. Lewis — of Cumberland, Allegany County, Md. Born in Nuttals Bank, Centre County, Pa., May 1, 1869. Democrat. Coal miner; lawyer; member of Maryland state senate, 1902-04; U.S. Representative from Maryland 6th District, 1911-17, 1931-39; defeated, 1908; candidate for U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1916 (Democratic), 1922, 1938; member, U.S. Tariff Commission, 1921. Died in Cumberland, Allegany County, Md., August 12, 1952 (age 83 years, 103 days). Interment at Hillcrest Cemetery, Cumberland, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Lloyd Lewis and Catherine (Watkins) Lewis; married, December 19, 1893, to Florida M. Bohn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lewis, David Peter (1820-1884) — of Alabama. Born in Charlotte County, Va., 1820. Delegate to Alabama secession convention, 1861; Delegate from Alabama to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861; Governor of Alabama, 1872-74. Died in Huntsville, Madison County, Ala., July 3, 1884 (age about 64 years). Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Ala.
  Lewis, David R. — of Dunn, Harnett County, N.C. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from North Carolina, 2008; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Lewis, David Thomas (1912-1983) — Born in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, April 25, 1912. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, 1956-77; took senior status 1977. Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, September 28, 1983 (age 71 years, 156 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Lewis, David W. — of Chemung County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chemung County, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, David W. (b. 1863) — of Clarion County, Pa. Born in Dewlais, Wales, April 9, 1863. Democrat. Merchant; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Clarion County, 1909. Welsh ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, David William (1815-1885) — of Georgia. Born in Hancock County, Ga., October 24, 1815. Member of Georgia state legislature, 1845-55; Representative from Georgia in the Confederate Congress, 1862-64. Died December 28, 1885 (age 70 years, 65 days). Original interment at Dahlonega City Cemetery, Dahlonega, Ga.; reinterment in 1891 at North Georgia College, Dahlonega, Ga.
  Lewis, Dean J. — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1952 (speaker), 1956, 1960; mayor of Newport, R.I., 1953-54; candidate for Governor of Rhode Island, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Delano Eugene, Jr. (b. 1938) — of New Mexico. Born in 1938. U.S. Ambassador to South Africa, 1999-2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Lewis, DeVerne A. (1878-1944) — of Canastota, Madison County, N.Y. Born June 8, 1878. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Madison County, 1926; postmaster at Canastota, N.Y., 1937-43. Member, Freemasons. Died May 25, 1944 (age 65 years, 352 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Vernon, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lewis, Dinah — of New York. American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1942. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Dixon Hall (1802-1848) — also known as Dixon H. Lewis — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala.; Lowndesboro, Lowndes County, Ala. Born in Dinwiddie County, Va., August 10, 1802. Lawyer; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1826-28; U.S. Representative from Alabama, 1829-44 (3rd District 1829-33, 4th District 1833-41, at-large 1841-43, 3rd District 1843-44); U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1844-48; died in office 1848. He weighed as much as 500 pounds, and was probably the heaviest-ever member of Congress. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 25, 1848 (age 46 years, 76 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of John Archer Elmore; half-brother-in-law of Franklin Harper Elmore and Benjamin F. Elmore; brother-in-law of Benjamin Fitzpatrick, Rush Elmore and Albert S. Elmore; nephew of Bolling Hall (1767-1836).
  Political family: Elmore family of South Carolina and Alabama.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Lewis, Don See Donald E. Lewis
  Lewis, Donald — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 135th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Lewis, Donald E. — also known as Don Lewis — of Wellsburg, Brooke County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Wellsburg, W.Va., 1947-48; chair of Brooke County Republican Party, 1952-54, 1961-63. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Donald W. — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Lewis, Dorothy Jackson — also known as Dorothy Lewis — of Alexandria, Rapides Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1960 (member, Resolutions Committee). Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Lewis, Dorsey W. — of Middletown, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Lewis, Dottie L. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Lewis, Drew See Andrew Lindsay Lewis, Jr.
  Lewis, Dwight N. — of Polk County, Iowa. Member of Iowa railroad commission, 1917-27. Burial location unknown.


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