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Meadel to Meadows

MEADEL (Soundex M340) — See also ADEL, BEADEL, MADALE, MADILL, MAUDELLE, MEAD, MEADE, MEADER, MEDILL, MIDDEL.

  Meadel, Adolf J. — of Lisle, DuPage County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1940; chair of DuPage County Democratic Party, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEADER (Soundex M360) — See also DEADERICK, DEAMER, DEMAREE, LEADER, MADER, MEAD, MEADE, MEADEL, MEADOR, MEEDER, MEODER, READER, SEADER.

  MEADER: See also John Scott Everton
George Meader Meader, George (1907-1994) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Mich., September 13, 1907. Republican. Lawyer; Washtenaw County Prosecuting Attorney, 1941-42; U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1951-65; defeated, 1948, 1964, 1966. English ancestry. Member, Kiwanis. Fell in his bathtub, struck his head, suffered complications, and died two weeks later, in University Hospital, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., October 15, 1994 (age 87 years, 32 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Robert E. Meader and Jennie (Gibson) Meader.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
  Meader, J. Levi — of Rochester, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1928; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 1st District, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Meader, John D. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Meader, John M. — of Rochester, Strafford County, N.H. Mayor of Rochester, N.H., 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Meader, Levi See J. Levi Meader
  Meader, Nathaniel — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1889-91. Burial location unknown.
  Meader, Ora A. — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Democrat. Mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Meader, Xenia — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1960.


MEADOR (Soundex M360) — See also DAMORE, MADORE, MEAD, MEADER, MEADORS, MEADOW, MEADOWCROFT, MEADOWS, MEDOR, MIDDOUR, THEADORE.

  MEADOR: See also W. Londa Lilly — Anderson Everett Shumate
  Meador, E. N. — of Cassville, Barry County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 18th District, 1922-23; chair of Barry County Republican Party, 1934-41. Burial location unknown.
  Meador, Edith — of Brawley, Imperial County, Calif. Postmaster at Brawley, Calif., 1905. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Meador, J. M. — of Hinton, Summers County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Summers County Democratic Party, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Meador, L. E. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. School teacher; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention at-large, 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meador, P. G. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Lawyer; chair of Kanawha County Republican Party, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meador, Richard L. — of Jumping Branch, Summers County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Summers County Democratic Party, 1983. Still living as of 1983.


MEADORS (Soundex M362) — See also DAMMROSE, DAMROSE, MEAD, MEADOR, MEADOW, MEADOWCROFT, MEADOWS, MEDARIS, MEDEIROS, MEDEROS, THEADORE.

  Meadors, Onnie O. — of Williamsburg, Whitley County, Ky. Republican. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 82nd District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.


MEADOW (Soundex M300) — See also MEAD, MEADDOUGH, MEADOR, MEADORS, MEADOWCROFT, MEADOWS, MEDOW.

  Meadow, Arthur — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state senate 26th District, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meadow, D. W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Meadow, David — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Meadow, Seymour — of Greene County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Greene County, 1958. Still living as of 1958.


MEADOWCROFT (Soundex M326) — See also BOWCOCK, CAWCROFT, HOWCROFT, MEADOR, MEADORS, MEADOW, MEADOWS, MEDICRAFT, SHAWCROFT, SHAWCROSS.

  Meadowcroft, Elizabeth — of Guilford, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Guilford, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEADOWS (Soundex M320) — See also DOWS, GADOWSKI, MEAD, MEADOR, MEADORS, MEADOW, MEADOWCROFT, MEDDIS, MEDES, SADOWSKI, SADOWSKY, WADOWSKI.

  MEADOWS: See also Wales Thornton Flynt — William Perry Amos Nicely — Vera Meadows Skaggs — Clement Clay Torbert, Jr. — Edgar Paul Warinner
  Meadows, A. W. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, Adney — of Hinton, Summers County, W.Va. Democrat. Mayor of Hinton, W.Va., 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, B. E. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, Carolyn Dodgen (born c.1965) — also known as Carolyn D. Meadows — of Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Born about 1965. Republican. Presidential Elector for Georgia, 2000; delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Meadows, Clarence Watson (1904-1961) — also known as Clarence W. Meadows — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va.; Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va.; Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla.; Clifton Forge, Alleghany County, Va. Born in Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va., February 11, 1904. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1931-32; Raleigh County Prosecuting Attorney, 1933-36; West Virginia state attorney general, 1937-42; circuit judge in West Virginia, 1942-44; Governor of West Virginia, 1945-49; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1948, 1952; campaign manager for Claude Pepper, in 1958 U.S. Senate campaign. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Phi Alpha Delta; Alpha Kappa Psi; Pi Kappa Alpha; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Moose; Lions; Rotary. Died, following a heart attack in Chesapeake and Ohio Hospital, Clifton Forge, Alleghany County, Va., September 12, 1961 (age 57 years, 213 days). Interment at Wildwood Cemetery, Beckley, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Isadore Meadows (1871-1908) and Ida (Williams) Meadows; brother of Howard Prince Meadows (1905-1993); married, April 27, 1935, to Nancy Ryals Massie (1912-1986).
  Epitaph: "The Lord is my Shepherd."
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Meadows, David — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Meadows, Francis W. — of Boone County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Boone County, 1870-71. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, Frank E. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Meadows, H. M. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, H. P. See Howard Prince Meadows
  Meadows, Harold L. — of New Castle, Henry County, Ind. Mayor of New Castle, Ind., 1950-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
H. P. Meadows Meadows, Howard Prince (1905-1993) — also known as H. P. Meadows; "Friday" — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Born in Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va., December 21, 1905. Democrat. Insurance business; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1951-52. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Moose; Elks. Died July 4, 1993 (age 87 years, 195 days). Interment at Wildwood Cemetery, Beckley, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Isadore Meadows (1871-1908) and Ida (Williams) Meadows; brother of Clarence Watson Meadows (1904-1961); married, November 25, 1927, to Elizabeth Newcomb Woodroe (1903-1992).
  Epitaph: "I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Meadows, J. O. — of Alabama. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 7th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, James — of Boone County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Boone County, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, James E. — of Summers County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Summers County; elected 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Meadows, John F. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1925-26. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, Lester E. — of Richmond, Wayne County, Ind. Mayor of Richmond, Ind., 1950-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, Lucile — of Fayetteville, Fayette County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1976; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Meadows, Lynn — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Green. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 2010; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Meadows, Malichi J. — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Postmaster at Beckley, W.Va., 1916-20. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, Mark Randall (b. 1959) — also known as Mark Meadows — of Highlands, Macon County, N.C.; Skyland, Buncombe County, N.C. Born in a U.S. Army hospital at Verdun, France, of American parents, July 28, 1959. Republican. Restauranteur; real estate developer; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 11th District, 2013-. Member, Sigma Chi. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Meadows, Mark S. (b. 1947) — of East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Michigan, April 29, 1947. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of East Lansing, Mich., 1997-2005, 2015-; member of Michigan state house of representatives 69th District, 2006-12. Member, Kiwanis. Still living as of 2018.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Meadows, Matthew — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Meadows, Paul — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 7th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Meadows, R. B., Jr. — of Gulfport, Harrison County, Miss. Mayor of Gulfport, Miss., 1954-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, Ray — of Corinth, Denton County, Tex. Mayor of Corinth, Tex., 1969-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Meadows, Roy J. — of Hinton, Summers County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Summers County Democratic Party, 1969-70. Still living as of 1970.
  Meadows, Roy W. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Iowa, 1960-61. Still living as of 1961.
  Meadows, Vard — of American Falls, Power County, Idaho. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, William — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meadows, William A., Jr. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, 1963-69. Still living as of 1969.


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