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MCGOWAN (Soundex M250) — See also GOWALL, GOWAN, GOWARD, MACGOWAN, MACGOWN, MAGOWAN, MCCOWAN, MCGOWEN, MCGOWIN, MCGOWN.

  MCGOWAN: See also Christie Benet — Cameron McGowan Currie — Edward S. Haws — Foster McGowan Voorhees — Patricia McGowan Wald
  McGowan, Alexander D. (1817-1893) — also known as Alexander McGowan; Alexander McGowen — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born in Duplin County, N.C., July 5, 1817. Tinner; hardware merchant; foundry owner; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1845; mayor of Houston, Tex., 1858, 1867-68. Methodist. Member, Odd Fellows. Died in Houston, Harris County, Tex., December 26, 1893 (age 76 years, 174 days). Original interment somewhere in San Felipe, Tex.; reinterment at Glenwood Cemetery, Houston, Tex.
  Relatives: Married 1841 to Sarah Christopher (1815-1873); married 1875 to Florence Abbey (1845-1932).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  McGowan, Archibald C. — of Frankfort, Herkimer County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County 2nd District, 1863, 1866; member of New York state senate 20th District, 1872-75. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Barbara — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  McGowan, Bob — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  McGowan, Carl E. (1911-1987) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Hymera, Sullivan County, Ind., May 7, 1911. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1963-81; took senior status 1981. Member, American Bar Association. Died in Washington, D.C., December 21, 1987 (age 76 years, 228 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  McGowan, Charles — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 3rd District, 1912, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Charles Gordon (1911-1999) — of Montana. Born in Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont., September 5, 1911. Member of Montana state senate, 1954-74. Died in a nursing home at Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont., May 26, 1999 (age 87 years, 263 days). Interment at Hillcrest Lawn Memorial, Great Falls, Mont.
  McGowan, Chris — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  McGowan, E. A. — of Talihina, Le Flore County, Okla.; Ardmore, Carter County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1920, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, E. L. — of Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  McGowan, Edward P. — of Watertown, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Watertown, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Francis X. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1943-52 (New York County 12th District 1943-44, New York County 6th District 1945-52). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Francis Xavier
  McGowan, Mrs. Frank See Josephine McGowan
  McGowan, Frank — Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, George — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Philadelphia County, 1871-72, 1885-88; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1876, 1880, 1888, 1904 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, George T. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 28th New York District, 1941-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, George W. — of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Gerald S. (b. 1946) — of Virginia. Born in Birmingham, Oakland County, Mich., 1946. Served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; lawyer; U.S. Ambassador to Portugal, 1997-2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  McGowan, Gerard J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 23rd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Harry — of Chico, Butte County, Calif. Mayor of Chico, Calif., 1963-67. Still living as of 1967.
  McGowan, Harry J., Jr. — of Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 65th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  McGowan, Hart — of Audrain County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1924, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Henry — of Wisconsin. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 33rd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Howard G. — of Berks County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Berks County, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Iola — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  McGowan, James — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  McGowan, James B. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, James M. — of Union County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1958-63; candidate for New Jersey state senate from Union County, 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  McGowan, Joan — of Ashland, Jackson County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  McGowan, John — of Brookfield, Linn County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Brookfield, Mo., 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, John G. — of Mississippi. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Mississippi 6th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, John J. — of Elizabeth, Union County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, John T. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 16th District, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, John T. — Member of Minnesota state senate 38th District, 1899-1910. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  McGowan, Jonas Hartzell (1837-1909) — also known as Jonas H. McGowan — of Coldwater, Branch County, Mich. Born in Smithtown Township, Columbiana County (now Smith Township, Mahoning County), Ohio, April 2, 1837. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of University of Michigan board of regents, 1870-77; resigned 1877; member of Michigan state senate 10th District, 1873-74; U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1877-81. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Washington, D.C., July 5, 1909 (age 72 years, 94 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Coldwater, Mich.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  McGowan, Josephine (d. 1933) — also known as Mrs. Frank McGowan — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1924 (alternate), 1928, 1932; elected (Wet) delegate to Ohio convention to ratify 21st amendment 1933, but died before taking office. Female. Died in 1933. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Kevin — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  McGowan, Leo P. — of Barrington, Bristol County, R.I. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1960 (alternate), 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  McGowan, M. J., Jr. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Marjorie Frances (b. 1930) — also known as Marjorie McGowan — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., February 16, 1930. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 5th District, 1961-62. Female. Catholic. African ancestry. Member, American Bar Association. Still living as of 1962.
  Relatives: Daughter of Austin McGowan and Cassie (Durrettee) McGowan.
  McGowan, Martin J., Jr. — also known as Marty McGowan — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1959-66 (District 25 1959-62, District 23 1963-66). Still living as of 1966.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  McGowan, Marty See Martin J. McGowan, Jr.
  McGowan, Mary E. — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1944 (alternate), 1952, 1956, 1964. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, O. S. — of Van Buren County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Van Buren County, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, P. A. — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 16th District, 1922, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Pat See Patrick D. McGowan
  McGowan, Patricia Ann See Patricia McGowan Wald
  McGowan, Patrick — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 6th District, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Patrick A. — of Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1948 (15th District), 1952 (17th District); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Patrick D. — also known as Pat McGowan — Member of Minnesota state senate 33rd District, 1989-94. Still living as of 1994.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  McGowan, Patrick K. — of Maine. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1990, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  McGowan, Rebecca (b. 1948) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in 1948. Democrat. Member of University of Michigan board of regents, 1993-. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Relatives: Married to Michael Staebler (son of Neil Oliver Staebler; father of Edward Staebler (1973?-)).
  Political family: Staebler family of Ann Arbor, Michigan.
  McGowan, Robert — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, S. — of Bellaire, Belmont County, Ohio. Mayor of Bellaire, Ohio, 1890-92. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Samuel (1819-1897) — of Abbeville, Abbeville County, S.C. Born October 9, 1819. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1860, 1876 (member, Resolutions Committee); general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; justice of South Carolina state supreme court, 1879. Died August 9, 1897 (age 77 years, 304 days). Interment at Upper Long Cane Cemetery, Abbeville, S.C.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  McGowan, Sherry — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1972 (alternate), 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  McGowan, Terence F. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Theodore — Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 33rd District, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Thomas — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1888-89. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Thomas — of Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican candidate for mayor of Woburn, Mass., 1925. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Thomas — of North Stonington, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from North Stonington, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Thomas J. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Manchester 4th Ward; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, Thomson C. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 1st District, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  McGowan, Timothy — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Candidate in primary for mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  McGowan, Tom — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Candidate for mayor of Las Vegas, Nev., 1999, 2003, 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  McGowan, Wilbur J. — of West New York, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Mayor of West New York, N.J., 1947-49; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, William — of Lancaster County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Lancaster County, 1875-78. Burial location unknown.
  McGowan, William Harry, Jr. — of Americus, Sumter County, Ga. Mayor of Americus, Ga., 1989-90. Still living as of 1990.
  McGowan, William L. — of Orchard Park, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  McGowan, Wilson — of Carson City, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


MCGOWEN (Soundex M250) — See also GOWELL, GOWEN, GOWER, GOWETZ, GOWEY, MACGOWAN, MACGOWN, MCCOWEN, MCGEOWN, MCGOWAN, MCGOWIN, MCGOWN, MCKOWEN, MCOWEN, OWEN.

  McGowen, Alexander See Alexander D. McGowan
  McGowen, Charles A. — American candidate for Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  McGowen, Eileen — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930. Female. Burial location unknown.
  McGowen, Mrs. F. W. — of Kenansville, Duplin County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGowen, James — of Cranford, Union County, N.J. Mayor of Cranford, N.J., 1878. Burial location unknown.


MCGOWIN (Soundex M250) — See also GOWIN, GOWING, MACGOWAN, MACGOWN, MCGOWAN, MCGOWEN, MCGOWN, OWIN.

  MCGOWIN: See also John Malcolm Patterson
  McGowin, Floyd See N. Floyd McGowin
  McGowin, N. Floyd — of Chapman, Butler County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  McGowin, W. T. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1920. Burial location unknown.


MCGOWN (Soundex M250) — See also MACGOWAN, MACGOWN, MCCOWN, MCGAHN, MCGANN, MCGEOWN, MCGHEN, MCGINN, MCGOONEY, MCGOWAN, MCGOWEN, MCGOWIN, MCGUANE, MCGUINN, MCKOWN.

  McGown, J. H. — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  McGown, James — of North Ellsworth, Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine. Postmaster at North Ellsworth, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  McGown, John J. — of Scarsdale, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Scarsdale, N.Y., 1859-61. Burial location unknown.
  McGown, Monroe Y. — of Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Ellsworth, Maine, 1927-30. Burial location unknown.


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