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LINDSAY (Soundex L532) — See also BIRDSALL, EDSALL, FREIDSAM, FRIEDSAM, HADSALL, LIND, LINDAY, LINDSETH, LINDSEY, LINDSKOOG, LINDSLEY, LINDSLY, LINDSTADT, LINDSTEN, LINDSTROM.

  LINDSAY: See also Paul C. Aiken — James Lindsay Almond, Jr. — James Harper Beall, Jr. — Thomas Lindsay Blanton — Charles Agustus Calvird, Sr. — Charles Agustus Calvird, Jr. — Lindsay Clarke — R. Lindsay Crawford — Raymond Rodney Creed — Marion Lindsay Dawson — Thomas Allison Embrey — Lindsay M. Harrington — John Lindsay Hill — Lindsay E. Hughes — Lindsay Johnson — R. Lindsay Kent — Lindsay Lee — Andrew Lindsay Lewis, Jr. — Lindsay Love — Lindsay Mehaffey — John Motley Morehead — Lindsay Murdock — Nimrod Lindsay Norton — A. Lindsay O'Connor — Mrs. Lindsay Patterson — Lindsay B. Phillips — Daniel Lindsay Russell — Lindsay Scola — William Lindsay Scruggs — James Lindsay Seward — Lindsay James Stephens — Robert Lindsay Thomas — Lindsay Tulloch — Lindsay Carter Warren — Lindsay M. Webb — William Allen White
  Lindsay, A. Francis — of Scott County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Scott County, 1925-26. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Al — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 4th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Lindsay, Alexander J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 13th District, 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Alva F. — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 2nd District, 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Alvin, Jr. — of Sewell, Gloucester County, N.J. Lindsay candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 2008; candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Lindsay, Ambrose H. — of Portsmouth, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Portsmouth, Va., 1884-87, 1889-94. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Arthur Neal — also known as Arthur N. Lindsay — of Clinton, Henry County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state senate 16th District, 1935-38. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Charles F. — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Lindsay, David — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 8th District, 1880, 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, David (born c.1928) — of Michigan. Born about 1928. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Lindsay, David L. (b. 1902) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., October 12, 1902. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1949-56 (Wayne County 1st District 1949-54, Wayne County 3rd District 1955-56); defeated in primary, 1956. Member, Eagles. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Della — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Lindsay, Dorothy J. — Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Lindsay, Ed See Edward Lindsay
  Lindsay, Edward — also known as Ed Lindsay — Democratic candidate for Texas state house of representatives 54th District, 2004, 2006; Green candidate for Texas state comptroller, 2010; Green candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 33rd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Lindsay, Francis See A. Francis Lindsay
  Lindsay, Frank S. P. — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Republican. Acting postmaster at Helena, Mont., 1921-22; candidate for mayor of Helena, Mont., 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Fred — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, George B. — of Chester, Delaware County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, George G. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 12th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, George Henry (1837-1916) — also known as George H. Lindsay — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 7, 1837. Democrat. Real estate business; hotelier; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 7th District, 1882-86; Kings County Coroner, 1887-92; U.S. Representative from New York, 1901-13 (6th District 1901-03, 2nd District 1903-13). Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., May 25, 1916 (age 79 years, 139 days). Interment at The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Father-in-law of Stephen Andrew Rudd; father of George Washington Lindsay; grandfather of Roy H. Rudd (1896?-?).
  Political family: Lindsay-Rudd family of Brooklyn, New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lindsay, George W. — of Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, George Washington (1865-1938) — also known as George W. Lindsay — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., March 28, 1865. Democrat. Real estate business; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 13th District, 1920; U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1923-35; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930. Died March 15, 1938 (age 72 years, 352 days). Interment at The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Relatives: Son of George Henry Lindsay (1837-1916); brother-in-law of Stephen Andrew Rudd; uncle of Roy H. Rudd.
  Political family: Lindsay-Rudd family of Brooklyn, New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lindsay, Gilbert — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Lindsay, Gross C. — of Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 11th District; elected unopposed 1973; elected 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Lindsay, Harold P. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 30th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Harry R. — of Draper (now part of Eden), Rockingham County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Draper, N.C., 1915-22. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Harry W. — of South Gate, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Lindsay, Howard — of Jackson County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 2nd District, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Howard — of Winnemucca, Humboldt County, Nev. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Hugh Barton (b. 1856) — also known as Hugh B. Lindsay — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in Campbell County, Tenn., November 5, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee, 1889-93; candidate for U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1924. Christian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Cornelius Storms Lindsay and Voleltine (Bowling) Lindsay; married 1883 to Sarah Elizabeth Foster.
  Lindsay, Hunter (d. 1925) — of Essex County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1925; died in office 1925. Died in 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, I. J. M. — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Greensboro, N.C., 1833-45. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, J. B. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, J. H. — of Kernersville, Forsyth County, N.C. Postmaster at Kernersville, N.C., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, J. H. See James Hubert Lindsay
  Lindsay, J. M. — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Texas, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, James — of Ironton, Iron County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, James D. — of Henry County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Henry County, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, James G. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, James Hubert (b. 1862) — also known as J. H. Lindsay — of Charlottesville, Va. Born near Warrenton, Fauquier County, Va., December 29, 1862. Democrat. Newspaper editor; delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Albemarle County & Charlottesville city, 1901-02; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1920. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Stephen Clarke Lindsay and Annie (Morgan) Lindsay; married, December 24, 1884, to Annie Sieg.
  Lindsay, James J. — of Towson, Baltimore County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, James P. — of North Tonawanda, Niagara County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 47th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Jesse — of Carrollton, Carroll County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, John — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
John Charles Lindsay Lindsay, John Charles (b. 1927) — of Bennettsville, Marlboro County, S.C. Born in Bennettsville, Marlboro County, S.C., April 18, 1927. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; lawyer; bank director; member of South Carolina state house of representatives from Marlboro County, 1953-62; member of South Carolina state senate, 1963-76 (Marlboro County 1963-66, 9th District 1967-68, 20th District 1969-72, 9th District 1972-76). Member, Jaycees; Freemasons; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Alpha Tau Omega; Phi Delta Phi. Still living as of 1976.
  Relatives: Son of Ross Moore Lindsay, Sr. and Louis (Crosland) Lindsay; married, June 15, 1949, to Frances Maxine Bair.
  Image source: South Carolina Legislative Manual 1964
  Lindsay, John D. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Minister; offered prayer, Democratic National Convention, 1948. Presbyterian. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, John L. — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Independence League candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, John M. — of West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Florida, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, John N. — of Mercer County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1873-74. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, John S. — of Escanaba, Delta County, Mich. Mayor of Escanaba, Mich.; elected 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, John Vliet (1921-2000) — also known as John V. Lindsay — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 24, 1921. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1959-65; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1960, 1964; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1966-73; defeated in Republican primary, 1969; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1972; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972; candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Senator from New York, 1980. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Council on Foreign Relations. Died, from Parkinson's disease and pneumonia, in Hilton Head Island, Beaufort County, S.C., December 19, 2000 (age 79 years, 25 days). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church, Laurel Hollow, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Nelson Lindsay and Eleanor (Vliet) Lindsay; married, June 18, 1949, to Mary Anne Harrison (1926-2004).
  Cross-reference: John J. Burns
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books about John V. Lindsay: Vincent J. Cannato, The Ungovernable City : John Lindsay and His Struggle to Save New York — Sam Roberts, America's Mayor: John V. Lindsay and the Reinvention of New York
  Lindsay, Jon — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. County judge in Texas, 1980; delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988; Presidential Elector for Texas, 1992; member of Texas state senate 7th District, 1997-2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Lindsay, Joseph G. — Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Lindsay, Lilah D. — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Matthew T. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 11th District, 1912; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1914, 1916; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Mike (born c.1957) — of Rosemount, Dakota County, Minn. Born about 1957. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Lindsay, Morris — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Springfield, Ill., 1858-61. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Paul L. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Peta Lindsay Lindsay, Peta (b. 1984) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Virginia, 1984. Socialist. Socialism and Liberation candidate for President of the United States, 2012. Female. African ancestry. Still living as of 2012.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Campaign web site (2012)
  Lindsay, R. R. — Candidate for Representative from Alabama in the Confederate Congress 1st District, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Reginald C. (1945-2009) — Born in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., March 19, 1945. U.S. District Judge for Massachusetts, 1993-2009; died in office 2009. African ancestry. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 12, 2009 (age 63 years, 358 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Lindsay, Richard David — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 14th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Lindsay, Robert Burns (1824-1902) — also known as Robert B. Lindsay — of Tuscumbia, Colbert County, Ala. Born in Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire (now Dumfries and Galloway), Scotland, July 4, 1824. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1853; member of Alabama state senate, 1857, 1866; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1860; Governor of Alabama, 1870-72. Scottish ancestry. Died in Tuscumbia, Colbert County, Ala., February 13, 1902 (age 77 years, 224 days). Interment at Winston Family Cemetery, Tuscumbia, Ala.
  Presumably named for: Robert Burns
  Relatives: Brother-in-law of John Anthony Winston (1812-1871).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lindsay, Robert E. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Robert G. — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Lindsay, Robert H. — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Republican. Postmaster at Boise, Idaho, 1866-69. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Robert L. — of Washington, D.C. Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for District of Columbia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Lindsay, Roy O. — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 2nd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Terry — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Lindsay, Thomas — of Michigan. Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Lindsay, Thomas B. — of Olmsted County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 10, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Lindsay, W. E. — of Portales, Roosevelt County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, W. H. — of Butler, Choctaw County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, W. M. — of Warren County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Warren County, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, W. M. — of Pittsburg, Crawford County, Kan. Democrat. Lieutenant Governor of Kansas, 1937-39. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, Walter N. — of Norwood, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Norwood, Ohio, 1941. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, William — of Woonsocket Falls (now part of Woonsocket), Providence County, R.I. Republican. Postmaster at Woonsocket Falls, R.I., 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Lindsay, William (1835-1909) — of Clinton, Hickman County, Ky.; Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky. Born near Lexington, Rockbridge County, Va., September 4, 1835. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of Kentucky state senate, 1867-70, 1889-93; Judge, Kentucky Court of Appeals, 1870-78; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1880 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1893-1901. Died in Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky., October 15, 1909 (age 74 years, 41 days). Interment at Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lindsay, William — of Glendive, Dawson County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1900; candidate for Governor of Montana, 1904. Burial location unknown.


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