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MARTIN (Soundex M635) — See also ANTRIM, BILMARTIN, DEMARTIN, GILMARTIN, GUILMARTIN, HARTIN, KILMARTIN, MACMARTIN, MARIN, MART, MARTEN, MARTHEN, MARTI, MARTIN-TRIGONA, MARTINA, MARTINAC, MARTINDALE, MARTINDELL, MARTINE, MARTINEAU, MARTINELLI, MARTINER, MARTINEZ, MARTING, MARTINI, MARTINIQUE, MARTINIS, MARTINO, MARTINOTTI, MARTINSEN, MARTINSON, MARTINUS, MARTYN, MCMARTIN, PERASA-MARTIN.

  Martin, A. A. — of Gilroy, Santa Clara County, Calif. Mayor of Gilroy, Calif., 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. B. See Alfred Wagenknecht
  Martin, A. B. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. B. — of Campbell County, Va. Member of Virginia state house of delegates from Campbell County, 1912-13. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. D. — of Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1908, 1912, 1924, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. F. — Greenback candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 34th District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. F. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Socialist. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 4th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. L. — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state senate, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. L. — of Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. L. — of Murphy, Cherokee County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Cherokee County, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, A. M. See Alpheus Mack Martin
  Martin, A. P. — of Tuscumbia, Miller County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Miller County Democratic Party, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Abbott C. — U.S. Vice Consul in Bradford, as of 1922; Beirut, as of 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Abram — of Salisbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Salisbury; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Ada — of Garland, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Postmaster at Garland, Tex., 1893-97. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Adam — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1786-87. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Agnes — Socialist. Candidate for University of Illinois trustee, 1922. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Al — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 18th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Martin, Al — of Sterling Heights, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 12th District, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Martin, Albert — of Laredo, Webb County, Tex. Mayor of Laredo, Tex., 1926-39. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Albert — of Boonville, Yadkin County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Albert G. — of Stonington, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stonington; elected 1908; defeated, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Alberto — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Album C. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1954; candidate for New York state senate 21st District, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Martin, Alex — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bristol, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Alexander (1740-1807) — of Guilford County, N.C. Born in Hunterdon County, N.J., 1740. Lawyer; Governor of North Carolina, 1782-85, 1789-92; Delegate to Continental Congress from North Carolina, 1786; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; U.S. Senator from North Carolina, 1793-99. Died November 2, 1807 (age about 67 years). Interment a private or family graveyard, Stokes County, N.C.
  The World War II Liberty ship SS Alexander Martin (built 1942, scrapped 1963) was named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Martin, Alexander C. (b. 1866) — of Seneca Falls, Seneca County, N.Y. Born in Warren, Bristol County, R.I., 1866. Republican. Engineer; contractor; member of New York state assembly from Seneca County, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Prof. W. E. Martin.
  Martin, Alexander H. (born c.1817) — of Troy, Lincoln County, Mo. Born in Virginia, about 1817. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 2nd District, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Alexander H. — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1908, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Alfred — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Mayor of Augusta, Ga., 1900-01. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Alfred J. — of Allentown, Lehigh County, Pa. Mayor of Allentown, Pa., 1878-80. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Algernon L. — of Lawrence County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Lawrence County, 1893-98. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Alice F. — of Shaker Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Martin, Allan W. (b. 1874) — of Hartland, Windsor County, Vt. Born in Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wis., October 5, 1874. Woodwork manufacturer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Hartland, 1923-25; member of Vermont state senate from Windsor County, 1927. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Allen Thurman (b. 1895) — of Ashland, Ashland County, Ohio. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, January 10, 1895. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Presbyterian. Member, Elks; Eagles. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Alonzo A. (b. 1842) — of Hartland, Windsor County, Vt. Born in Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H., December 2, 1842. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lumber manufacturer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Hartland, 1910. Interment at Hartland Cemetery, Hartland, Vt.
  Martin, Alpheus Mack (1873-1941) — also known as A. M. Martin — of Barboursville, Cabell County, W.Va. Born near Meadow Bluff, Greenbrier County, W.Va., October 28, 1873. Democrat. School teacher; Methodist minister; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1935-38; member of West Virginia state senate 5th District, 1939-41; died in office 1941. Southern Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died September 22, 1941 (age 67 years, 329 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Mansfield Martin and Rebecca Jane (Parker) Martin; married, December 25, 1892, to Fannie Elizabeth Holcomb.
  Martin, Alvah H. — of Berkeley, Charles City County, Va.; Portsmouth, Va.; Norfolk, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1904, 1908, 1912, 1916; member of Republican National Committee from Virginia, 1908-12. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Anderson — of Lebanon, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lebanon, 1823. Burial location unknown.
Andrew Martin Martin, Andrew (b. 1846) — of Elk Point, Union County, S.Dak. Born in Sweden, 1846. Republican. Carpenter; farmer; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 1st District, 1903-06. Swedish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1883 to Sophia C. Best.
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Martin, Andrew — of Huron, Beadle County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 24th District, 1925-26. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Andrew — of Kentucky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Martin, Andrew J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Andrew L. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1890 (4th District), 1894 (3rd District), 1906 (4th District); Prohibition candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Andy — of Minnesota. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Martin, Andy — Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Florida, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Martin, Anne — of Nevada. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Nevada, 1918, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Anthony — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Anthony — of Monroeville, Allegheny County, Pa. Burgess of Monroeville, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Martin, Anthony — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Martin, Arthur G. — of Fairmont, Marion County, W.Va. Democrat. Mayor of Fairmont, W.Va., 1929; postmaster at Fairmont, W.Va., 1934-42 (acting, 1934-35). Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Arthur O. — also known as "Jello" — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 15th District, 1964; member of Missouri Republican State Committee, 1967; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1968; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 1st District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Martin, Arthur Y. — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Candidate in primary for mayor of Paducah, Ky., 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Asa A. — of Rumford, Oxford County, Maine. Postmaster at Rumford, Maine, 1897-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Asa B. — of Milford, Pike County, Pa. Republican. Chair of Pike County Republican Party, 1927; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Asa L. — of Fayette County, Pa. Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 32nd District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, August L. — of Mt. Vernon, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 2nd District, 1914; defeated, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Augustus — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County 3rd District, 1852-53. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Augustus A. — of Rhode Island. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Augustus F. R. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1885-86; member of New Jersey state senate from Essex County, 1888-90. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Augustus L. — of Mercer County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Augustus Newton (1847-1901) — also known as Augustus N. Martin — of Indiana. Born in Whitestown, Butler County, Pa., March 23, 1847. Democrat. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1875; Indiana reporter of state courts, 1877-81; U.S. Representative from Indiana 11th District, 1889-95; defeated, 1894. Presbyterian. Died in Marion, Grant County, Ind., July 11, 1901 (age 54 years, 110 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Bluffton, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Martin, Augustus Pearl (1835-1902) — also known as Augustus Martin — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Abbot, Piscataquis County, Maine, November 23, 1835. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1884-85. Unitarian. Member, Loyal Legion. Died in Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 12, 1902 (age 66 years, 109 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Martin, Augustus S. — of Princeton, Mercer County, N.J. Mayor of Princeton, N.J., 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Azro D. (b. 1826) — of Hancock, Addison County, Vt. Born in Rochester, Windsor County, Vt., 1826. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Hancock, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, B. F. — of New Hampshire. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, B. F. — of Marblehead, Essex County, Mass. Postmaster at Marblehead, Mass., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, B. Franklin — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Born in Ohio. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 7th Ohio District, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Martin, B. H. — of Scotia, Pope County, Ark. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from Arkansas, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, B. S. — of Marion County, Ore. Candidate in primary for justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Baldwin F. — of Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 2nd District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Barbara Fern — also known as Barbara F. Martin — of Springfield, Clark County, Ohio. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1992; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1996, 2000 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Martin, Barclay (1802-1890) — of Tennessee. Born in South Carolina, 1802. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state legislature, 1840; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 6th District, 1845-47. Died in 1890 (age about 88 years). Interment at Zion Cemetery, Columbia, Tenn.
  Relatives: Uncle of Lewis Tillman (1816-1886).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Martin, Ben — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Benjamin F. — of Fishing Creek, Tyler County, Va. (now New Martinsville, Wetzel County, W.Va.). Postmaster at Fishing Creek, Va., 1825-30. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Benjamin Franklin (1828-1895) — also known as Benjamin F. Martin — of Taylor County, W.Va. Born near Farmington, Marion County, Va. (now W.Va.), October 2, 1828. Democrat. Delegate to West Virginia state constitutional convention, 1872; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1872; U.S. Representative from West Virginia 2nd District, 1877-81; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1884. Died in Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va., January 20, 1895 (age 66 years, 110 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Fairmont, W.Va.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Martin, Benjamin S. — of Terrell, Kaufman County, Tex. Postmaster at Terrell, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Benjamin Y. — of Seales Station (now Seale), Russell County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1880. Burial location unknown.
Bennett S. Martin Martin, Bennett S. (1904-1975) — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Oregon, Holt County, Mo., March 6, 1904. Republican. Mayor of Lincoln, Neb., 1956-59; defeated, 1959; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1960. Died in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb., January 3, 1975 (age 70 years, 303 days). Interment at Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Neb.
  Image source: City of Lincoln
  Martin, Bernard F. — Member of New York state senate 13th District, 1896-1906. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Besa — of Kendall County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Martin, Bessie W. — of Belton, Anderson County, S.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Belton, S.C., 1937-61 (acting, 1937-39). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Betty Lou — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Martin, Beverly — of California. Democrat. Presidential Elector for California, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Martin, Beverly — of Fulton, Callaway County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Martin, Beverly Baldwin (b. 1955) — also known as Beverly Martin — Born in Macon, Bibb County, Ga., 1955. U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, 1997-98; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Georgia, 2000-10; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, 2010-. Female. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Martin, Bill See William G. Martin
  Martin, Bill — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 47th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Martin, Blanche (b. 1937) — of East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Georgia, January 16, 1937. Democrat. Dentist; member of Michigan State University board of trustees, 1969-84. Protestant. African ancestry. Member, Kiwanis; American Dental Association. Still living as of 1984.
  Martin, Bob — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Martin, Bobby — of Clanton, Chilton County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of Chilton County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Martin, Boyce Ficklen, Jr. (1935-2016) — also known as Boyce F. Martin, Jr. — of Kentucky. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 23, 1935. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, 1965; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, 1979-2013; retired 2013. Died in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., June 1, 2016 (age 80 years, 222 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Martin, Bruce — of near Friendly, Pleasants County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Martin, Bruce — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Martin, Bruce F. — of Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Watertown, N.Y., 1911-15. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Bryan — of St. Louis, Mo. Progressive. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 9th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Bud See G. T. Martin
  Martin, Burleigh — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1919-20; member of Maine state senate 7th District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Burnam — of Vermont. Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1858-60. Burial location unknown.


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