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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, K. B. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, K. F. — of Round Rock, Williamson County, Tex. Postmaster at Round Rock, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Mrs. Katherine M. (1871-1934) — also known as Katherine Mavity; Mrs. W. W. Martin — of Fayette, Howard County, Mo. Born in Paoli, Orange County, Ind., November 20, 1871. Democrat. School teacher; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1920; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention at-large, 1922-23. Female. Southern Methodist. Member, Order of the Eastern Star; Women's Christian Temperance Union. Died in Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C., January 26, 1934 (age 62 years, 67 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Greensboro, N.C.
  Relatives: Daughter of Milton Samuel Mavity (1833-1896) and Eliza (Moore) Mavity (1834-1888); married, June 24, 1899, to William Woodrow Martin (1874-1959).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Martin, Kenneth — of Montgomery, Fayette County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 11th District, 1940; candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Fayette County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Kenneth C. — of Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Peekskill, N.Y., 2015. Still living as of 2015.
  Martin, Kerry — of Tennessee. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Martin, Kevin J. — of North Carolina. Republican. Member, Federal Communications Commission, 2001-; chair, Federal Communications Commission, 2005-. Still living as of 2008.
  Martin, Keyes — of Ripley, Brown County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, L. C. — of Garden City, Finney County, Kan. Postmaster at Garden City, Kan., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, L. C. — also known as Jack Martin — of Champaign, Champaign County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Champaign County Republican Party, 1950; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, L. D. — of Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb. Mayor of Kearney, Neb., 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, L. J. — of Howard, Miner County, S.Dak. Lawyer; member of South Dakota state senate 17th District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, L. J. — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Democrat. Mayor of Tulsa, Okla., 1910-12. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, L. M. — of Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Larry A. — of Pickens County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 4th District, 1981-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Martin, Laurence — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from St. Joseph District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Laurie M. — of Waterford, Oakland County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Martin, Leason — of Richmond, Cheshire County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 14th District, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Lebbeus — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Leigh Holladay See Leigh Martin May
  Martin, Lemuel L. — of Mercer County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mercer County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Martin, Leo — of Waupaca, Waupaca County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Leon M. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Leonidas — of Alabama. U.S. Consul in Mazatlan, 1853-56. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, LeRoy (b. 1900) — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Born in Yadkin County, N.C., February 22, 1900. Democrat. Clerk of the North Carolina Senate, 1919-35; member of North Carolina Democratic State Central Committee, 1929-33; secretary of North Carolina Democratic Party, 1944-48; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1948 (alternate), 1952, 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Lester — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948, 1952, 1956; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Levi F. — of Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County, Wis. Democrat. Postmaster at Chippewa Falls, Wis., 1887-91; candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Chippewa County 1st District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Lewis A. — U.S. Consul in Ciudad Porfirio Diaz, as of 1904-05. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Lewis J. (1844-1913) — of Newton, Sussex County, N.J. Born near Deckertown (now Sussex), Sussex County, N.J., February 22, 1844. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1879-81; county judge in New Jersey, 1881-96; member of New Jersey state senate from Sussex County, 1898-1903; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1913; died in office 1913. Dropped dead, from heart disease, in Union Station, Washington, D.C., May 5, 1913 (age 69 years, 72 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery, Newton, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Martin, Lillian T. — of Ruston, Lincoln Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1928, 1936, 1940 (alternate), 1944. Female. Burial location unknown.
Linda Martin Martin, Linda — of Euless, Tarrant County, Tex. Mayor of Euless, Tex., 2014-. Female. United Methodist. Still living as of 2015.
  Image source: City of Euless
  Martin, Linda B. — of Hawaii. Green. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Martin, Lloyd — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1976, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Martin, Lou — Republican. Candidate for Oklahoma state house of representatives 30th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Martin, Lou W. — of Minnesota. Candidate in Prohibition primary for Minnesota railroad and warehouse commission, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Louis — of Westchester County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 29th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Louis F. — of Manchester, Bennington County, Vt. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1924, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Louis M. — of Clinton, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 2nd District, 1898-1900, 1916-21; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 36th District, 1915; Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District, 1922-26; resigned 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Luke F. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Luther Martin Martin, Luther (1748-1826) — of Somerset County, Md. Born in New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J., February 20, 1748. Lawyer; Maryland state attorney general, 1778-1805, 1818-22; Delegate to Continental Congress from Maryland, 1784; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; defense attorney for Samuel Chase in his 1805 impeachment trial, and for Aaron Burr in his 1807 treason trial. Episcopalian. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 10, 1826 (age 78 years, 140 days). Interment at Trinity Churchyard, Manhattan, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Martin and Hannah Martin; married, December 25, 1783, to Maria Cresap (c.1766-1796; first cousin of Joseph Cresap, James Cresap and Thomas Cresap (1772-1845)).
  Political family: Cresap family of Maryland.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Image source: The South in the Building of the Nation (1909)
  Martin, Luther B. — of Hartland, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartland; elected 1954, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Luther H. — of New Jersey. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Luther H. O., Sr. (1821-1866) — of Elbert County, Ga. Born in 1821. Member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1853-54; delegate to Georgia secession convention, 1861; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Died in 1866 (age about 45 years). Interment at Elmhurst Cemetery, Elberton, Ga.
  Relatives: Married, December 11, 1846, to Sarah Heard (daughter of Thomas Jefferson Heard; sister of James Lawrence Heard, Robert Middleton Heard and William Henry Heard; granddaughter of Stephen Heard); father of Luther H. O. Martin, Jr. (1855?-?).
  Political family: Heard family of Elberton, Georgia.
  Martin, Luther H. O., Jr. — of Elbert County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1902-08. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Luther H. O. Martin, Sr. and Sarah (Heard) Martin; married to Rossie Harper; nephew of James Lawrence Heard, Robert Middleton Heard and William Henry Heard; grandson of Thomas Jefferson Heard; grandnephew of George Washington Heard and Barnard Carroll Heard; great-grandson of Stephen Heard; first cousin of Nancy Middleton Heard (who married Phillip Watkins Davis (1842?-?)).
  Political family: Heard family of Elberton, Georgia.
  Martin, Lynn Morley (b. 1939) — also known as Lynn Martin; Lynn Morley — of Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill. Born in Evanston, Cook County, Ill., December 26, 1939. Republican. School teacher; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1977-79; member of Illinois state senate, 1979-81; U.S. Representative from Illinois 16th District, 1981-91; candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1990; U.S. Secretary of Labor, 1991-93. Female. Member, American Association of University Women; Junior League. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Daughter of Lawrence William Morley and Helen Catherine (Hall) Morley.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Martin, M. B. — of Virginia. Farmer-Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, M. J. — of Florida. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Florida, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Mabel C. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Martin, Madeline D. — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 24th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Martin, Mahina See Cindi Martin
  Martin, Marcie — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Martin, Margaret — of Johnstown, Cambria County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Martin, Margaret C. — of Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1924, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Marget Susan See Margaret M. Tucker
  Martin, Marie — of Highland, Doniphan County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1940 (alternate), 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Marion — of Texas. Lieutenant Governor of Texas, 1882-84. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Marion — of Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Marion E. (b. 1900) — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Kingman, Penobscot County, Maine, January 14, 1900. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Penobscot County (1st), 1931-34; member of Maine state senate, 1935-38; member of Republican National Committee from Maine, 1936-47; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1948. Female. Episcopalian. Member, American Association of University Women; Alpha Omicron Pi; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Kappa Gamma. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Marjorie M. — of Tennessee. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 3rd District, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Martin, Mark — of Prairie Grove, Washington County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Martin, Mary — of Washington, D.C. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from the District of Columbia, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Martin, Mary A. — of Groton, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives 65th District; elected 1970. Female. Still living as of 1970.
  Martin, Maureen — of South Kingstown, Washington County, R.I. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Martin, Maurice — Democrat. Kansas Democratic state chair, 1964-65. Still living as of 1965.
  Martin, Max — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 36th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Martin, Michael E. — of Portage, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 61st District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Martin, Michael P. — Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 15, 1971. Still living as of 1971.
  Martin, Michael S. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Mickey — of Illinois. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Martin, Mike — Democrat. Elected Texas state house of representatives 24th District 1992; candidate for Texas state senate 11th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Martin, Miles M. — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Puerto Rico, 1915-21; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Milton — of Columbia County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Columbia County 1st District, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Monika L. — of Florida. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Martin, Montgomery — of California. Member of California state assembly from Los Angeles District, 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Morgan Lewis (1805-1887) — also known as Morgan L. Martin — of Green Bay, Brown County, Wis. Born in Martinsburg, Lewis County, N.Y., March 31, 1805. Democrat. Lawyer; member Michigan territorial council 7th District, 1832-35; member of Wisconsin territorial legislature, 1838; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Wisconsin Territory, 1845-47; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1855, 1874; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1858-59; major in the Union Army during the Civil War; Brown County Judge, 1875-87. Died in Green Bay, Brown County, Wis., December 10, 1887 (age 82 years, 254 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Allouez, Wis.
  Presumably named for: Morgan Lewis
  Relatives: Son of Sarah (Turner) Martin (1770-1820) and Walter Martin (1785-1834); married, July 25, 1837, to Elizabeth Smithm (1817-1902); first cousin of James Duane Doty (1799-1865); first cousin once removed of Charles Doty.
  Political family: Otis family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Martin Elementary School, in Green Bay, Wisconsin, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Martin, Mortimer B. — of Shiawassee County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Shiawassee County, 1848, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Moses C. (c.1811-1868) — of Missouri. Born in Kentucky, about 1811. Member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1866-68; died in office 1868. Baptist. Died of pneumonia, in Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo., February 15, 1868 (age about 57 years). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Jefferson City, Mo.
  Martin, Myrtle — of Stanton, Powell County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Martin, Mrs. Nat — of Prescott, Nevada County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Nathaniel E. — of Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1904; member of New Hampshire state senate 15th District; elected 1916; candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Neil — of Searcy, White County, Ark. Republican. Chair of White County Republican Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Martin, Nelson — of Mercer County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Mercer County, 1882-84. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Nelson D. (1872-1958) — of Everett, Snohomish County, Wash. Born in Danville, Vermilion County, Ill., August 6, 1872. Mayor of Everett, Wash., 1928-32. Died in Everett, Snohomish County, Wash., August 31, 1958 (age 86 years, 25 days). Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Nettie S. — of Leaksville (now part of Eden), Rockingham County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Leaksville, N.C., 1908-13. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Newall — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Noah (1801-1863) — of Dover, Strafford County, N.H. Born July 26, 1801. Member of New Hampshire state senate 5th District, 1835-37; Governor of New Hampshire, 1852-54. Died May 28, 1863 (age 61 years, 306 days). Burial location unknown.
  Martin, Nolene C. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 29th District, 1975. Female. Still living as of 1975.


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