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MANSFIELD (Soundex M521) — See also ANSFIELD, BLANSFIELD, BRANSFIELD, FIELD, MANFIELD, MANSFELD, STANSFIELD.

  MANSFIELD: See also Casper Drengman Aaker — Samuel Mansfield Bay — Mansfield C. Bay — Ralph Willard Bilby — Ralph Mansfield Bilby — Richard Mansfield Bilby — Samuel Mansfield Bubier — George Mansfield Cammeron — E. Mansfield Campbell — James Mansfield Cleary — Andrew Whitney Cobb — J. Mansfield Davies — Mansfield F. McLean — Matthew Mansfield Neely — Alvin Mansfield Owsley — Mansfield D. Sprague — Alexander Cook Thayer
  Mansfield, Albert H. (1866-1928) — of Putnam, Windham County, Conn. Born in Webster, Worcester County, Mass., June 7, 1866. Railroad builder; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Putnam, 1901-02. Member, Odd Fellows. Died, from angina pectoris, in Putnam, Windham County, Conn., June 3, 1928 (age 61 years, 362 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, September 4, 1887, to Iva Mack.
  Mansfield, Barbara L. — of Bastrop, Morehouse Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Mansfield, Charles — of Williston, Williams County, N.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Conradena — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haven, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Daniel H. — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in Zanzibar, 1856-59. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, David William — of Idaho. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Idaho 2nd District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Mansfield, Donna — of Fayetteville, Cumberland County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Mansfield, E. E. — of Marysville, Snohomish County, Wash. Mayor of Marysville, Wash., 1918-19. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, E. Sumner See Ex Sumner Mansfield
  Mansfield, Edna K. — of South Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Edward C. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Boston, Mass., 1907-14. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Ernest William (1891-1952) — also known as Ernest W. Mansfield — of North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., July 30, 1891. Republican. Building contractor; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Haven; elected 1930. Died in North Branford, New Haven County, Conn., July 10, 1952 (age 60 years, 346 days). Interment at Whitneyville Cemetery, Hamden, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of William Cyrus Mansfield and Harriet Tipping (Sanderson) Mansfield; third cousin once removed of George Newbury Blakeslee (1877-1963).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mansfield, Ex Sumner (1847-1923) — also known as E. Sumner Mansfield — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass.; North Scituate, Scituate, Plymouth County, Mass. Born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., October 25, 1847. Lawyer; Consul for Belgium in Boston, Mass., 1895-1919. Died in North Scituate, Scituate, Plymouth County, Mass., February 1, 1923 (age 75 years, 99 days). Interment somewhere in Cohasset, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Asahel S. Mansfield (1821-1897) and Comfort Maria (Bates) Mansfield (1825-1907); married, November 20, 1871, to Maria Edgeworth Trowbridge (1851-1933; sister of John Trowbridge (1843-1923; physicist)); father of Philip Mansfield; fourth cousin once removed of Arthur Laban Bates (1859-1934).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Adams-Rusling family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Mansfield, F. H. — of Richwood, Nicholas County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Nicholas County, 1950, 1968; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, F. L. — of Athens, McMinn County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Francis M. — Democrat. Member of Missouri state senate 22nd District, 1887-90; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Francis Miltoun (b. 1871) — also known as Francis M. Mansfield; Francis Miltoun — of Paris, France. Born in Lynn, Essex County, Mass., February 14, 1871. Newspaper correspondent; author; U.S. Consular Agent in Toulon, 1909-11; U.S. Vice Consul in Barcelona, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1898 to Blanche McManus.
  Mansfield, Frederick William (1877-1958) — also known as Frederick W. Mansfield — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 26, 1877. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; pharmacist; lawyer; Democratic candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1910 (primary), 1916, 1917; Massachusetts state treasurer, 1914-15, 1941; defeated, 1914; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1934-38; defeated, 1929. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Bar Association; Ancient Order of Hibernians; Knights of Columbus; Foresters; United Spanish War Veterans. Died, in St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 6, 1958 (age 81 years, 225 days). Interment at Holyhood Cemetery, Brookline, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Michael Read Mansfield and Catherine (McDonough) Mansfield; married, June 29, 1904, to Helena Elizabeth Roe; father of Walter Roe Mansfield (1911-1987).
  Mansfield, George — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1886 (Labor), 1898 (Socialist Labor). Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, George D. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944, 1948 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Glen — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Candidate in primary for mayor of St. Paul, Minn., 1989, 1993, 1997. Still living as of 1997.
  Mansfield, Mrs. H. O. — of Milton-Freewater, Umatilla County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Mansfield, Harvey W. — of Johnstown, Fulton County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Johnstown, N.Y., 1950-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Howard P. — of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Ridgefield, Connecticut, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Ira F. — of Beaver County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Beaver County, 1881-82, 1893-98, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Isaac Edwin (1850-1934) — also known as Isaac E. Mansfield — of North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 28, 1850. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from North Haven, 1900, 1902, 1906, 1908, 1910. Died in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 24, 1934 (age 83 years, 361 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edwin Lewis Mansfield and Polly Content (Bishop) Mansfield; married, May 28, 1874, to Mary Delight Shepard; second cousin of Frank L. Stiles; second cousin once removed of Waldo Stiles Blakeslee; second cousin five times removed of Abraham Davenport; third cousin of John Henry Blakeslee (1865-1919) and George Newbury Blakeslee.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Mansfield, James F. — of Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois 6th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, James H. — of Gloucester, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Gloucester, Mass., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, John — of Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1880; Lieutenant Governor of California, 1880-83. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, John A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, John A. — of Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Harwinton; elected 1918, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, John Tucker — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in Pernambuco, 1825-36. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, John W. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Joseph C. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 13th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Joseph D. — of Yuma, Yuma County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Joseph Jefferson (1861-1947) — also known as Joseph J. Mansfield — of Eagle Lake, Colorado County, Tex.; Columbus, Colorado County, Tex. Born in Wayne, Wayne County, Va. (now W.Va.), February 9, 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; Colorado County Attorney, 1892-96; Colorado County Judge, 1896-1916; U.S. Representative from Texas 9th District, 1917-47; died in office 1947. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., July 12, 1947 (age 86 years, 153 days). Interment at Masonic Cemetery, Eagle Lake, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Jefferson Mansfield (Confederate officer, killed in battle 1861); married 1888 to Annie Scott Bruce.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Mansfield, King W. — of Westport, Fairfield County, Conn. First selectman of Westport, Connecticut, 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Louis E. — of Ashland, Ashland County, Ohio. Mayor of Ashland, Ohio, 1951-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Michael Joseph (1903-2001) — also known as Mike Mansfield — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 16, 1903. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; mining engineer; university professor; U.S. Representative from Montana 1st District, 1943-53; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1996, 2000; U.S. Senator from Montana, 1953-77; U.S. Ambassador to Japan, 1977-88. Irish ancestry. Member, Alpha Tau Omega. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1989. Died, of congestive heart failure, at the Walter Reed Army Hospital, Washington, D.C., October 5, 2001 (age 98 years, 203 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Patrick Mansfield and Josephine (O'Brien) Mansfield; married, September 13, 1932, to Maureen Hayes.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Mike Mansfield: Don Oberdorfer, Senator Mansfield : The Extraordinary Life of a Great American Statesman and Diplomat
  Mansfield, Mike See Michael Joseph Mansfield
  Mansfield, Mr.: See Henry G. Brunner
  Mansfield, Philip (1874-1929) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 8, 1874. Lawyer; Vice-Consul for Belgium in Boston, Mass., 1901. Died in Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass., November 2, 1929 (age 54 years, 359 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ex Sumner Mansfield (1847-1923) and Maria Edgeworth (Trowbridge) Mansfield (1851-1933); married, December 20, 1897, to Margaret Hughes.
  Political family: Adams-Rusling family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Mansfield, Richard — of Middletown, New Castle County, Del. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from Delaware, 1839 (member, Committee to Notify Nominees). Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Richard H. — of Oxford, Butler County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Mansfield, Richard W. — Dry candidate for delegate to Connecticut convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Robert C. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 2nd District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Mansfield, Robert E. (1866-1925) — of Marion, Grant County, Ind. Born in Long Creek (unknown county), Iowa, June 13, 1866. Newspaper editor; U.S. Consul in Zanzibar, 1899-1901; Valparaiso, 1901-06; Lucerne, 1906-08; SAINT Gall, 1908-09; U.S. Consul General in Zurich, 1909-13; Vancouver, 1913-16; Stockholm, as of 1917. Died, in Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., September 18, 1925 (age 59 years, 97 days). Interment at Arlington East Hill Cemetery, Arlington, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Goble Mansfield and Margaret (Thornburg) Mansfield; married, April 17, 1906, to Fannie Alice Gowdy (1870-1937; daughter of John Kennedy Gowdy (1843-1918)).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mansfield, Sally — of Weehawken, Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Stacy — of Evart, Osceola County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Steve — Republican. Judge of Texas Court of Criminal Appeals; elected 1994; defeated in primary, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Mansfield, Sumner See Ex Sumner Mansfield
  Mansfield, W. L. — of Wayne County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Wayne County, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, Walter Roe (1911-1987) — also known as Walter R. Mansfield — of New York; New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn.; Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 1, 1911. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1966-71; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1971-81; took senior status 1981. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association. Died, of a stroke, in Christchurch, New Zealand, January 8, 1987 (age 75 years, 191 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Frederick William Mansfield (1877-1958) and Helena E. (Roe) Mansfield; married, January 17, 1947, to Gertrude Rient.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
  Mansfield, Walter W. — of Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Burbank, Calif., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, William — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 18, 1895-98. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Mansfield, William B. — of Aurora, Adams County, Colo. Mayor of Aurora, Colo., 1954-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, William D. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 44th District, 1923-34. Burial location unknown.
  Mansfield, William K. — of Crescent, Saratoga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.


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