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MEAD (Soundex M300) — See also ASHMEAD, DAME, DEAM, DEMA, DEMMA, EASTMEAD, EDMEAD, HEAD, MAAD, MEADE, MEADEL, MEADER, MEADOR, MEADORS, MEADOW, MEADOWS, MEDAD, MEDE, MEED, MOAD, NEAD, SMEAD, WEAD.

  MEAD: See also Hugh Mead Alcorn — John Mead Allbee — Theodore Mead Bailey — Mary Mead Bawden — Roswell Carpenter Coleman — Franklin Mead Cook — Henry H. Coolidge — Orville W. Coolidge — Patrick Farrelly — David M. Farrelly — Arthur D. Gallery — Philip Jacob Arcularius Harper — William Dean Howells — James Mead McAnulty — H. Mead Norton — Cornelius Solomon Palmer — George H. Pond — Casper Mead Rouse — Louis Mead Treadwell — Heber Eugene Wheeler — Stephen Mead Wing
  Mead, Adelaide B. — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 42nd District, 1940; Liberal candidate for New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1952. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Albert Edward (1861-1913) — also known as Albert E. Mead — of Bellingham, Whatcom County, Wash. Born in Manhattan, Riley County, Kan., December 14, 1861. Republican. Mayor of Blaine, Wash.; member of Washington state house of representatives, 1890; Governor of Washington, 1905-09; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1912. Died in Washington, March 19, 1913 (age 51 years, 95 days). Interment at Bayview Cemetery, Bellingham, Wash.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mead, Alonzo — of Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Amos — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Andrew — Justice of Maine state supreme court, 2007-. Still living as of 2007.
  Mead, Ann R. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 2nd District, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Mead, Arthur D. — of Schenectady County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1878, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Benjamin C. — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of New York, 1922-23. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Benjamin P. (born c.1848) — of New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., about 1848. Republican. Merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Canaan, 1885, 1887; first selectman of New Canaan, Connecticut, 1888; member of Connecticut state senate 12th District, 1889-92; Connecticut state comptroller, 1895-99. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, C. D. — of Pierre, Hughes County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
Charles L. Mead Mead, Charles L. — of Middletown, Orange County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; Orange County Treasurer, 1899; bank director; member of New York state assembly from Orange County 2nd District, 1916-21, 1923-25. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1924
  Mead, Charles W. (born c.1852) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Chautauqua County, N.Y., about 1852. Republican. Lawyer; chair of Albany County Republican Party, 1884; member of New York state assembly from Albany County 1st District, 1903-07. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Clyde D. — of Wisconsin. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1920; Prohibition candidate for Wisconsin state treasurer, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Cowles (1776-1844) — of Jefferson County, Miss. Born in Virginia, October 18, 1776. U.S. Representative from Georgia 4th District, 1805; secretary of Mississippi Territory, 1806-07; Governor of Mississippi Territory, 1806-07; member of Mississippi territorial House of Representatives, 1807-13; Speaker of Mississippi Territory House of Representatives, 1811-13; delegate to Mississippi state constitutional convention, 1817; member of Mississippi state senate, 1821; member of Mississippi state house of representatives, 1822-23; candidate for Governor of Mississippi, 1825. As Acting Governor of Mississippi Territory, ordered the arrest of Aaron Burr. Died near Clinton, Jefferson County, Miss., May 17, 1844 (age 67 years, 212 days). Interment at Mead Family Cemetery, Near Clinton, Hinds County, Miss.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Mead, Darius — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Whig. Member of Connecticut state senate 12th District, 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, David — of Frankfort, Benzie County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 101st District; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Mead, David H. — of Rye, Westchester County, N.Y. Postmaster at Rye, N.Y., 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Donald Howe (1906-1979) — also known as Donald H. Mead — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born December 30, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County 2nd District, 1949-53; resigned 1953; mayor of Syracuse, N.Y., 1954-57; Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District; elected 1964. Died April 19, 1979 (age 72 years, 110 days). Burial location unknown.
  Mead, E. F. — of Romeo, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Ed V. — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Democrat. Member of New Mexico state senate 35th District, 1971-72. Still living as of 1972.
  Mead, Edward C. — of Everett, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Edward H. — of New Jersey. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from New Jersey, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1922, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Florence See Florence M. Pacelli
  Mead, Frank Day (1856-1914) — also known as Frank D. Mead — of Escanaba, Delta County, Mich. Born in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., January 27, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 30th District, 1907-08. Died in 1914 (age about 58 years). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Escanaba, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of John C. Mead and Mary (Day) Mead; married to Sarah Frances Myrick (1855-1939).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mead, George — of Wilton, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wilton, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, George — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Battle Creek, Mich., 1858-59, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, George W. — of Wisconsin Rapids, Wood County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1932. Interment at Spring Street Cemetery, Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.
  Mead, George Washington (1869-1938) — also known as George W. Mead — of Lake Waccabuc, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 27, 1869. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 4th District, 1909. Died in Lewisboro, Westchester County, N.Y., August 13, 1938 (age 69 years, 167 days). Interment at Mead Cemetery, Westchester County, N.Y.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Relatives: Son of George Washington Mead (1827-1899) and Sarah Frances (Studwell) Mead (1838-1919).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mead, Gloria — of Birmingham, Oakland County, Mich. Anderson Coalition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Mead, Harry H. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Henry S. — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Henry W. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Howard See S. Howard Mead
  Mead, I. J. — of Lathrop, Clinton County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, J. M. — of Caldwell, Essex County, N.J. Postmaster at Caldwell, N.J., 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Jacob A. — of Livingston County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Jacob K. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Whig. Postmaster at Newark, N.J., 1843-44. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, James B. — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, James Michael (1885-1964) — also known as James M. Mead — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y.; Angola, Erie County, N.Y. Born in Mt. Morris, Livingston County, N.Y., December 27, 1885. Democrat. Railroad switchman; member of New York state assembly from Erie County 4th District, 1915-18; U.S. Representative from New York 42nd District, 1919-38; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1952; U.S. Senator from New York, 1938-47; candidate for Governor of New York, 1942, 1946; member, Federal Trade Commission, 1949-55; chair, Federal Trade Commission, 1950-53; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1956. Catholic. Died in Lakeland, Polk County, Fla., March 15, 1964 (age 78 years, 79 days). Interment at Oakhill Cemetery, Clermont, Fla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Mead, James R. (born c.1861) — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn., about 1861. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich, 1903-04; member of Connecticut state senate 27th District, 1915-20. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Jesse H. — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, John — of Delaware County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Delaware County 1st District, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, John — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 3rd District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Mead, John Abner (1841-1920) — also known as John A. Mead — of Rutland, Rutland County, Vt. Born in Fair Haven, Rutland County, Vt., April 20, 1841. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; physician; president, Baxter National Bank; director, Rutland Railroad; president, Howe Scale Co.; president, John A. Mead Manufacturing Co.; member of Vermont state senate, 1892-93; mayor of Rutland, Vt., 1893-94; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1906; Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1908-10; Governor of Vermont, 1910-12; delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1912. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Rutland, Rutland County, Vt., January 12, 1920 (age 78 years, 267 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Roswell Rowley Mead (1818-1875) and Lydia Ann (Gorham) Mead (1818-1841); married to Mary Madelia Sherman (1844-1923).
  Epitaph: "A Christian and Philanthropist."
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mead, John C. — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Ansonia, 1906; first selectman of Ansonia, Connecticut, 1914-15; mayor of Ansonia, Conn., 1917-26. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, John F. — of Randolph, Orange County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, John J. S. — of Waccabuc, Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 5th District, 1961-65. Still living as of 1965.
  Mead, John K. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, John M. — of Oneida, Madison County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Oneida, N.Y., 1930-33, 1936-37. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, John W. — of York County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from York County, 1868. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Kate Campbell — Dry candidate for delegate to Connecticut convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large, 1933. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Larry E. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Mead, LaRue T. — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 69th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Mead, Leroy — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 1st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Lisa L. — of Newburyport, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Mayor of Newburyport, Mass., 2000; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Mead, Luther — of New Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 11th District, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Mary Hansen (1935-1996) — of near Jackson, Teton County, Wyo. Born in Teton County, Wyo., June 21, 1935. Republican. Candidate for Governor of Wyoming, 1990. Female. Thrown by a horse while herding cattle, and died as a result, in Teton County, Wyo., June 21, 1996 (age 61 years, 0 days). Cremated; ashes interred at St. John's Episcopal Church, Jackson, Wyo.
  Relatives: Daughter of Clifford Peter Hansen (1912-2009).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mead, Matt See Matthew Hansen Mead
  Mead, Matthew Hansen (b. 1962) — also known as Matt Mead — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Born in Jackson, Teton County, Wyo., March 11, 1962. Republican. U.S. Attorney for Wyoming, 2001-07; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 2008; Governor of Wyoming, 2011-19. Still living as of 2019.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Mead, Nathaniel K. — of Albany County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 1st District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Nelson B. — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich; defeated, 1902; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Nicholas B. — of Chenango County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Onesimus — of Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Ripley B., Sr. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Robert — of Kentucky. Democrat. Kentucky state treasurer; elected 1987. Still living as of 1987.
  Mead, Roswell — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County, 1842. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, S. Howard — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwich, 1908, 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Seaman — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich; elected 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Stanley P. — of New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Canaan, 1933-40. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, T. L. — of Mechanicville, Saratoga County, N.Y. Postmaster at Mechanicville, N.Y., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Thomas A. — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1915, 1917; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Thomas J. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Thompson — of Chenango County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1810-11, 1814-15. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Warren H. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 24, 1878-80. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Mead, Whitman S. — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, William — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. First selectman of Ansonia, Connecticut, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, William S. — of Spencer, Owen County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Mead, Zenas — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich, 1838. Burial location unknown.


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