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MEAGHAN (Soundex M250) — See also CREAGHAN, HAGEMAN, HAGEMANN, MACGEAGH, MACVEAGH, MCVEAGH, MEACHAN, MEAGHER, MEAGHN, MEEHAN, MEIGHAN, MYHAN.

  Meaghan, James J. — of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa. Mayor of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


MEAGHER (Soundex M260) — See also BUDAGHER, CARRAGHER, CREAGHAN, DAGHER, FARRAGHER, GALLAGHER, GULAGHER, MACGEAGH, MACVEAGH, MAHAR, MAHER, MCVEAGH, MEAGHAN, MEAGHN, MEHARRY, MEIGHER, MOHAR, MOHER, MYHRA, MYHRE.

  MEAGHER: See also Samuel Shaw Arentz — Ann Meagher Northrup — Anne Meagher Northup
  Meagher, Edward — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 31, 1877. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Meagher, John F. — of Blue Earth County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 17, 1864, 1870-71; member of Minnesota state senate 14th District, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Meagher, John F. — of Bay County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Bay County, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Meagher, John L. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 17, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Meagher, Leo P. — of Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 12th District, 1958; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 18th District, 1960; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 4th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Meagher, Michael — of California. Member of California state assembly 12th District, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Meagher, Richard M. — of San Bruno, San Mateo County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Meagher, Stephen J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Meagher, Thomas C. — of San Francisco, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meagher, Thomas Francis (1823-1867) — of Montana. Born in Ireland, August 3, 1823. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; secretary of Montana Territory, 1865; Governor of Montana Territory, 1865-66. Fell from a steamboat into the Missouri River and presumably drowned, at Fort Benton, Chouteau County, Mont., July 1, 1867 (age 43 years, 332 days). His body was never found. Statue at State Capitol Grounds, Helena, Mont.
  Meagher County, Mont. is named for him.
  Meagher, William T. — U.S. Consular Agent in Paspébiac, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


MEAGHN (Soundex M250) — See also CREAGHAN, GEHMAN, HEGMAN, MACGEAGH, MACVEAGH, MCVEAGH, MEAGHAN, MEAGHER, MEAN, MEEN, MEIGHAN, MEIN, MEINE, MEYN, MINH, MINN, MINNE, MYNE.

  Meaghn, James — of Port Angeles, Clallam County, Wash. Postmaster at Port Angeles, Wash., 1879. Burial location unknown.


MEAIS (Soundex M200) — See also MASSIE, MCLEAISH, MEALS, MEAS, SAMMIE.

  Meais, John W. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 23rd District, 1878. Burial location unknown.


MEAK (Soundex M200) — See also KAMEE, KEAM, MEAKINS, MEAS, MECK, MECKE, MEECH, MEEK, MICK, MIECH, MIKE, MOAK, MYKE, WEAK.

  Meak, Eva — of Glenwood Springs, Garfield County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.


MEAKINS (Soundex M252) — See also AKINS, DEAKIN, DEAKINS, EAKIN, EAKINS, LEAKIN, MAKINS, MAKINSON, MEAK, MEEKINS, MICKENS, MYKINS, SIMANEK.

  Meakins, Ernest J. (b. 1877) — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Potterspury, Northamptonshire, England, March 22, 1877. Democrat. Bricklayer; naturalized U.S. citizen; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haven, 1930, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Henry Meakins and Ellen (Bliss) Meakins.


MEALEY (Soundex M400) — See also ALEY, HEALEY, MAELEY, MALEY, MEALLEY, MEALLIE, MEALY, MEELY, MEILY, MELI, MELIA, MELIO, MELLEY, MELLIE, MILEY, MILIE, MILIO, MILLEA, MILLY, OMEALEY.

  Mealey, S. J. — of Monticello, Wright County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1904, 1916 (Honorary Vice-President). Burial location unknown.
  Mealey, Stephen R. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Mealey, Tobias G. — of Monticello, Wright County, Minn. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 32, 1873; member of Minnesota state senate 32nd District, 1874-75, 1878-82; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


MEALING (Soundex M452) — See also GMAHLING, GREALIS, KEALING, LEAMING, LING, MAHLING, MALANG, MALING, MALLING, MIEHLING, MILING, MILLING, MUEHLING, NEALIS.

  Mealing, Angelette — of Union City, Fulton County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


MEALLEY (Soundex M400) — See also ALLEY, DEALLEN, KENNEALLEY, MAELEY, MALLEY, MEALEY, MEALLIE, MEALY, MEELY, MEILY, MELI, MELIA, MELIO, MELLEY, MELLIE, MILEY, MILIE, MILIO, MILLEA, MILLY, NEALLEY.

  Mealley, John E. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 11th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.


MEALLIE (Soundex M400) — See also ALLIE, EMELIA, MALLIE, MEALEY, MEALLEY, MEALY, MEELY, MEILY, MELI, MELIA, MELIO, MELLEY, MELLIE, MILEY, MILIE, MILIO, MILLEA, MILLY.

  Meallie, Patrick — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1880 (member, Credentials Committee), 1884. Burial location unknown.


MEALS (Soundex M420) — See also ALMES, AMSEL, BEALS, MALES, MASEL, MASSELL, MEAIS, MEAS, MELAS, MESSAL, MILLS, NEALSON, SALEEM, SALEM, SAMEL, SEALS, SMALE, SMEAL.

  Meals, Bryan — of Portsmouth, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Meals, Ezra S. — of Dauphin County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Dauphin County, 1899-1900, 1907-08; resigned 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Meals, John — Georgia state treasurer, 1788-91. Burial location unknown.


MEALY (Soundex M400) — See also AMLEY, EALY, HEALY, LAMEY, LEAMY, LEMAY, MALEY, MALLEY, MALY, MAYELL, MAYLE, MEALEY, MEALLEY, MEALLIE, MEELY, MEILY, MELI, MELIA, MELIO, MELLEY, MELLIE, MILEY, MILIE, MILIO, MILLEA, MILLY.

  Mealy, Edward A. — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 28th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.


MEAN (Soundex M500) — See also AMEEN, AMEN, CARMEAN, CREAMEANS, CREMEANS, EMAN, MANEE, MCMEANS, MEAGHN, MEANEY, MEANOR, MEANS, MEANWELL, MEANY, MEEN, MEHAN, MEIGHAN, MEIN, MEINE, MENA, MENNA, MEYN, MINH, MINN, MINNE, MYNE, NAAME, NAME.

  Mean Jean: See Jean Schmidt
  Mean, Shirley: See Shirley Dean


MEANEY (Soundex M500) — See also CARMEAN, CREAMEANS, CREMEANS, FREANEY, GREANEY, HEANEY, KEANEY, MANEY, MCENEANEY, MCMEANS, MEAN, MEANOR, MEANS, MEANWELL, MEANY, MINEAU, MINEO, MINI, MINNEY, MINNIE, OHEANEY, REANEY, SWEANEY, TEANEY.

  Meaney, Clifford See J. Clifford Meaney
  Meaney, J. Clifford — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport; elected 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Meaney, John J. — of New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Orange and West Haven, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meaney, Thomas Francis (1888-1968) — Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., September 6, 1888. U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1942-66; took senior status 1966. Died in Livingston, Essex County, N.J., May 17, 1968 (age 79 years, 254 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


MEANOR (Soundex M560) — See also CARMEAN, CREAMEANS, CREMEANS, ELEANORA, ELLEANOR, FREANOR, MANOR, MANORE, MARRONE, MCMEANS, MEAN, MEANEY, MEANS, MEANWELL, MEANY, MENOR, MINOR, MINORE, RAMONE, REAMON, TREANOR.

  Meanor, Alex P. (d. 1956) — of Wilkinsburg, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956. Died in 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Meanor, Henry Curtis (1929-2008) — Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, October 6, 1929. U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1974-83; resigned 1983. Died in Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pa., August 22, 2008 (age 78 years, 321 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


MEANS (Soundex M520) — See also CARMEAN, CREAMEANS, CREMEANS, EMANS, EMMANS, ESMAN, ESSMAN, ESSMANN, MAASSEN, MANES, MANESS, MANS, MANSE, MCMEANS, MEAN, MEANEY, MEANOR, MEANWELL, MEANY, MEARNS, MEARS, MEAS, MEINS, MEINZ, MENSE, MENZE, MINNS, SEEMAN, SEEMANN, SEMAN, SEMMANN.

  MEANS: See also James Addison Baker III — John Bratton — Preston Smith Brooks — Daphne Means Curtis — Alexander Samuel Diven — Chester Kenneth Hendricks — Robert Fulwood Ligon, Jr. — Jeremiah Mason — John Means Pomeroy — Harry Clifton Yates
  Means, Augustus G. — of Essex, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952, 1960; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council 5th District; elected 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Means, B. F. — of Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, S.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Means, Bertha — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Means, Charles T. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state senate 18th District, 1889-90; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1896 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Means, Cotesworth Pinckney — also known as Cotesworth P. Means — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state senate from Charleston County, 1935-42; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Charles Cotesworth Pinckney
  Means, George E. — of Buffalo, Wright County, Minn.; Howard Lake, Wright County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1908, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Means, George W. — of Aurora, Adams County, Colo. Republican. Postmaster at Aurora, Colo., 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Means, H. B. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Means, H. B. — of Malvern, Hot Spring County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Means, Harry G. — of Brookville, Jefferson County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Means, J. W. — of Troy, Miami County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Means, J. W. — of Lake Worth, Palm Beach County, Fla. President, Lake Worth Bank; mayor of Lake Worth, Fla., 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Means, John (1770-1837) — of Ohio. Born in Union County, S.C., March 14, 1770. Member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1824-25. Died near Manchester, Adams County, Ohio, March 15, 1837 (age 67 years, 1 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Grandfather of John Means (1829-1910).
  Political family: Means family of Ohio.
  Means, John (1829-1910) — of Ashland, Boyd County, Ky. Born in West Union, Adams County, Ohio, September 21, 1829. Republican. Banker; ferry boat business; candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 10th District, 1874; mayor of Ashland, Ky., 1881-82. Presbyterian. Died in Ashland, Boyd County, Ky., February 14, 1910 (age 80 years, 146 days). Interment at Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, Ky.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Samuel Prescott Hildreth (1800?-?); son of Thomas Williamson Means (1803-1890) and Sarah (Ellison) Means (died 1881); married, October 25, 1854, to Harriet Perkins; grandson of John Means.
  Political family: Means family of Ohio.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Means, John F. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Means, John Hugh (1812-1862) — of Buckhead, Fairfield District (now Old Buckhead, Fairfield County), S.C. Born in Fairfield District (now Fairfield County), S.C., August 18, 1812. Planter; Governor of South Carolina, 1850-52; delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Fairfield, 1860-62; died in office 1862; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Mortally wounded in the Second Battle of Bull Run (Second Manassas), and died a few days later, in Prince William County, Va., September 1, 1862 (age 50 years, 14 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Fairfield County, S.C.; cenotaph at First Presbyterian Churchyard, Columbia, S.C.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Means, John L. — of Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Jefferson County; elected 1897; mayor of Steubenville, Ohio; elected 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Means, M. I. — of Kittanning, Armstrong County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Means, Mark A. — of Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1928, 1932, 1944 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Means, Paul B. — of Concord, Cabarrus County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1880, 1888, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Means, Paul E. — of Stoneham, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Means, Raphus P. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Means, Rice William (1877-1949) — also known as Rice W. Means — of Denver, Colo. Born in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo., November 16, 1877. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; Adams County Judge, 1902-04; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1924-27. Methodist. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; United Spanish War Veterans; American Legion. Died in Denver, Colo., January 30, 1949 (age 71 years, 75 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Married 1902 to C. Frances Dickinson (1881-1961).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Means, Robert — of Amherst, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1786-87; member of New Hampshire state senate from Hillsborough County, 1787-88, 1789-90, 1791. Burial location unknown.
  Means, S. W. — of Cumberland County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Cumberland County, 1875-76. Burial location unknown.
  Means, Terry R. (b. 1948) — Born in Roswell, Chaves County, N.M., 1948. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, 1991-2013; took senior status 2013. Still living as of 2013.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Means, Thomas — U.S. Attorney for Kansas, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Means, W. B. — of Boone, Boone County, Iowa. Postmaster at Boone, Iowa, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Means, W. B. — of Valier, Jefferson County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Means, William Chauncey — also known as William C. Means — of Bellevue, Allegheny County, Pa. Burgess of Bellevue, Pennsylvania, 1933-37. Burial location unknown.
  Means, William F. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Lawrence County, Ohio. Democrat. Mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio, 1881-83. Burial location unknown.


MEANWELL (Soundex M540) — See also CANWELL, CARMEAN, CRANWELL, CREAMEANS, CREMEANS, MANWELL, MCMEANS, MEAN, MEANEY, MEANOR, MEANS, MEANY.

  Meanwell, Harry: See Benjamin Franklin


MEANY (Soundex M500) — See also ANMEY, CARMEAN, CREAMEANS, CREMEANS, DEANYA, EYMAN, EYMANN, GREANY, HEANY, MANEY, MANNEY, MANY, MAYNE, MCMEANS, MEAN, MEANEY, MEANOR, MEANS, MEANWELL, MEDANY, METHEANY, MINEAU, MINEO, MINI, MINNEY, MINNIE, REANY, SWEANY.

  MEANY: See also Jesse Arthur Younger
  Meany, Edward A., Jr. (b. 1920) — of Michigan. Born in 1920. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1964; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1966. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meany, Edward P. — of Morristown, Morris County, N.J. Democrat. Chair of Morris County Democratic Party, 1914. Burial location unknown.
George Meany Meany, George (1894-1980) — Born in City Island, Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., August 16, 1894. Plumber; president, American Federation of Labor, 1952-55; president, AFL-CIO, 1955-79. Irish ancestry. Died January 10, 1980 (age 85 years, 147 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Michael Meany; married to Eugenia McMahon.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Meany, William S. — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Postmaster at Greenwich, Conn., 1915-20, 1936-47; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1932. Burial location unknown.


MEARA (Soundex M600) — See also BEALMEAR, BEARAK, DEARANAL, LEARA, MARA, MAREA, MEARES, MEARKLE, MEARL, MEARNS, MEARS, MEYERA, MIERA, MIRA, MYRAH, OMEARA.

  Meara, James F. (born c.1870) — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Canada, about 1870. Democrat. Clothier; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Torrington, 1906; member of Connecticut state senate 30th District, 1911-12; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee). Burial location unknown.
  Meara, Kenneth — of Noblesville, Hamilton County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Meara, Kevin John — of New Jersey. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 4th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


MEARES (Soundex M620) — See also BEALMEAR, MARES, MEARA, MEARKLE, MEARL, MEARNS, MEARS, MEASER, OMEARA, REAMES.

  Meares, Iredell — of North Carolina. Progressive. Candidate for Governor of North Carolina, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Meares, Jim — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County 1st District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


MEARKLE (Soundex M624) — See also ARKLESS, ARKLEY, BARKLEY, BEALMEAR, ELLMAKER, HARKLESS, MAERKLE, MARKLE, MARKLET, MARKLEY, MEARA, MEARES, MEARL, MEARNS, MEARS, MERKL, MERKLE, OMEARA.

  Mearkle, William W. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 43rd District, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.


MEARL (Soundex M640) — See also BEALMEAR, EARL, ERMAL, LEMAR, LEMARR, LERMA, MALLER, MEARA, MEARES, MEARKLE, MEARNS, MEARS, MERL, MERLE, MYRLE, OMEARA.

  MEARL: See also Mrs. Mearl Norton


MEARNS (Soundex M652) — See also BEALMEAR, EARNSHAW, FEARNSIDE, KEARNS, MANNERS, MANSER, MARINUS, MEANS, MEARA, MEARES, MEARKLE, MEARL, MEARS, MEHRENS, MERENESS, MERNAYSA, MORENUS, MORONES, OMEARA, REESMAN, SENRAM, SERMAN, STEARNS, YEARNS.

  Mearns, Hugh — of Wood County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 1st District, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Mearns, Martha — of Upshur County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Upshur County, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mearns, William — of Buckhannon, Upshur County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Buckhannon, W.Va., 1894-98. Burial location unknown.


MEARS (Soundex M620) — See also ARMES, BEALMEAR, EARS, MARES, MARS, MARSE, MARSEE, MASER, MEANS, MEARA, MEARES, MEARKLE, MEARL, MEARNS, MEAS, MEERS, MERAS, MERS, MERZ, MEUERS, MEURS, MEYERS, MEYRS, MIERS, MYERS, OMEARA, REAMS, SAMEER, SAMER.

  MEARS: See also George M. Dallas Condon — Charles Conner Evans — Alfred R. Layton — Hugh Mears Neighbour III — Alvah Sabin
  Mears, Adelbert W. — of Baltimore, Md. Honorary Vice-Consul for Portugal in Baltimore, Md., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mears, Clifford — of Bellflower, McLean County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mears, Glenn — of Seaford, Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Mears, Grant S. — of Wayne, Wayne County, Neb. Republican. Real estate and insurance business; member of Nebraska state house of representatives 20th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Mears, H. B. — of DuBois, Clearfield County, Pa. Postmaster at DuBois, Pa., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Mears, Jesse B. — of Bristol, Bucks County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Bristol, Pa., 1869-77. Burial location unknown.
  Mears, William — of St. Clair County, Ill. U.S. Attorney for Illinois, 1813-19; Illinois state attorney general, 1819-21. Burial location unknown.
  Mears, William — of Boyne Falls, Charlevoix County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Mears, William B. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 3rd District, 1941-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mears, William C. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 3rd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.


MEAS (Soundex M200) — See also AMES, GEMEASKY, LAMEASURE, MAAS, MAES, MASE, MASSE, MEAIS, MEAK, MEALS, MEANS, MEARS, MEASAW, MEASE, MEASEL, MEASER, MEASON, MEESE, MEISS, MELAS, MERAS, MESA, MESE, MEUSE, MEWS, MIES, MIESS, MISS, MIZE, MYUS, NEAS, SEEMA.

  Meas, Augustus — of New York. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 40th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.


MEASAW (Soundex M200) — See also CEASAR, EASA, GASAWAY, GEMEASKY, LAMEASURE, MEAS, MEASE, MEASEL, MEASER, MEASON, MESA, MEZA, PLEASANT, PLEASANTON, PLEASANTS, REASA, REASANT.

  Measaw, Shannon — of Michigan. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 17th District, 1974. Female. Still living as of 1974.


MEASE (Soundex M200) — See also EAMES, GEMEASKY, LAMEASURE, MASE, MEAS, MEASAW, MEASEL, MEASER, MEASON, MEESE, MEISS, MESE, MEUSE, MIES, MIESS, MISS, MIZE, MYUS.

  MEASE: See also James Mease McCrea
  Mease, Floyd W. — of Ocean Gate, Ocean County, N.J. Republican. Chair of Ocean County Republican Party, 1959-64. Still living as of 1964.
  Mease, Frank L. — of Madison, Lake County, S.Dak. Republican. Postmaster at Madison, S.Dak., 1899-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Mease, H. Warren — of Ocean Gate, Ocean County, N.J. Republican. Chair of Ocean County Republican Party, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mease, Henry U. — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1936, 1944, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mease, Robert (born c.1756) — of Alexandria, Va. Born about 1756. Mayor of Alexandria, Va., 1794-95. Burial location unknown.
  Mease, Warren See H. Warren Mease


MEASEL (Soundex M240) — See also ASEL, GEMEASKY, LAMEASURE, MASEL, MEAS, MEASAW, MEASE, MEASER, MEASON, MEISEL, MESSEL, MIZELL, MYZELL, PEASELEE, SAMELE, WEASEL.

  Measel, Ned Clark — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


MEASER (Soundex M260) — See also CREASER, ELEASER, GEMEASKY, GREASER, LAMEASURE, MASER, MEARES, MEAS, MEASAW, MEASE, MEASEL, MEASON, MEISER, MEISSER, MESIER, MESSER, MESSIER, MEUSER, MISIR, MIZEUR, MYSER, REAMES, REASER.

  Measer, George J. — of Williamsville, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


MEASON (Soundex M250) — See also AMESON, ANDREASON, BEASON, CREASON, DEASON, EASON, EASONAUR, GEASON, GEMEASKY, GLEASON, GREASON, LAMEASURE, LEASON, MASON, MASONE, MEAS, MEASAW, MEASE, MEASEL, MEASER, MESSANO, MISOON, REASON, REASONER, SEAMON, SEASONGOOD, SOEMANN, WEASON.

  MEASON: See also John P. Whitehead


MEATH (Soundex M300) — See also HAMMET, HAMMETT, HEATH, MATH, MATHE, MATHEE, MEHTA, METTE, MIOT, MITE, MITT, MITTE, MYATT, NEATH.

  Meath, Lawrence W. — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 4th District, 1947-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEAUX (Soundex M200) — See also COMEAU, COMEAUX, MEEKS, MERAUX, MEUX, MICKS, MIX, PRIMEAU, PRIMEAUX.

  Meaux, J. H. — of Cameron, Cameron Parish, La. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEBANE (Soundex M150) — See also ALBANESE, BANE, BANER, BEBAN, BRISBANE, COLEBANK, DEBAN, ESTEBAN, HIMEBAUGH, KILBANE, KLEBAN, KLEBANOFF, MABEN, MABIN, MABON, MAYBEN, MAYBENA, MEBIUS, SARBANES, SMEBY, URBANE.

  MEBANE: See also James Turner Pritchett
  Mebane, Alexander (1744-1795) — of North Carolina. Born in North Carolina, 1744. Member of North Carolina state legislature, 1780; U.S. Representative from North Carolina at-large, 1793-95. Died in 1795 (age about 51 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Mebane, Alexander W. — of Bertie County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons, 1829-30. Burial location unknown.
  Mebane, B. Frank See Benjamin Franklin Mebane
  Mebane, Benjamin Franklin (1823-1884) — also known as Benjamin Mebane — of Alamance County, N.C. Born in Orange County, N.C., May 28, 1823. Physician; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Alamance County, 1879. Died September 9, 1884 (age 61 years, 104 days). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Relatives: Son of George Allen Mebane (1791-1877) and Elizabeth Atillia (Yancey) Mebane (1803-1882); married, September 8, 1857, to Frances Letitia Newel Kerr; father of Benjamin Franklin Mebane (1860-1926).
  Mebane, Benjamin Franklin (1860-1926) — also known as B. Frank Mebane — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Born in North Carolina, November, 1860. Republican. Cotton mill president; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1904. Died in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., June 15, 1926 (age 65 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Franklin Mebane (1823-1884) and Frances Letitia Newel (Kerr) Mebane; married to Lilly Connally Morehead.
  Mebane, Charles V. — of North Carolina. North Carolina superintendent of public instruction, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Mebane, David C. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, 1974-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Mebane, Giles — of Alamance County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Alamance County, 1854, 1860; member of North Carolina state senate 31st District, 1862-64. Burial location unknown.
  Mebane, James — of Yanceyville, Caswell County, N.C. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from North Carolina, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Mebane, John A. — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Postmaster at Greensboro, N.C., 1822-33. Burial location unknown.
  Mebane, W. G. — of Beaufort, Carteret County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1924, 1932. Burial location unknown.


MEBIUS (Soundex M120) — See also BIUNNO, BIUS, EUSEBIUS, FABIUS, HIMEBAUGH, LEBBIUS, MABUS, MEBANE, MOEBUS, SMEBY.

  Mebius, C. F. — of California. Member of California state assembly 8th District, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.


MECAR (Soundex M260) — See also CREAM, MACRE, MAKAR, MAKER, MCAREE, MCCREA, MCRAE, MCREA, MECARTNEY, MECKER, MEEKER, MOCKER, MOECKER, SCIMECA.

  MECAR: See also Peter Lawrence Buback


MECARTNEY (Soundex M263) — See also COURTNEY, FORTNEY, HARTNEY, LUSHCARTNER, MACARTNEY, MCCARTNEY, MCCORTNEY, MECAR, NERTNEY, SCIMECA, TRECARTIN.

  Mecartney, Frank M. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 12th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.


MECHAM (Soundex M250) — See also MAKAM, MEACHAM, MEACHEM, MEACHUM, MECHAN, MECHEM, MECOM, MEECHAM, MOKMA.

  Mecham, Allan — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Mecham, Evan (1924-2008) — of Ajo, Pima County, Ariz.; Glendale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Duchesne, Duchesne County, Utah, May 12, 1924. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; automobile dealer; newspaper publisher; candidate for Arizona state house of representatives, 1952; member of Arizona state senate, 1960-62; candidate for U.S. Senator from Arizona, 1962 (Republican), 1992 (Independent); Governor of Arizona, 1987-88; defeated, 1964, 1974, 1978, 1982. Mormon. Member, John Birch Society. Indicted in 1988 on six felony counts of perjury and filing a false campaign report, specifically of failing to report a $350,000 loan to his campaign by Barry Wolfson, a real estate developer; later acquitted of these charges. Impeached by the Arizona House of Representatives on February 5, 1988, on charges of obstructing justice and illegally lending state money to his business; convicted and removed from office by the Arizona Senate on April 4, 1988. A recall election was scheduled against him, but it was cancelled by the Arizona Supreme Court. Died, from complications of Alzheimer's disease, in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., February 22, 2008 (age 83 years, 286 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1945 to Florence Lambert.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Mecham, Glenn J. (born c.1936) — of Ogden, Weber County, Utah. Born about 1936. Lawyer; mayor of Ogden, Utah; elected 1991. Still living as of 1991.


MECHAN (Soundex M250) — See also CHAN, CZECHANSKI, DECHANE, DECHANT, MACHAN, MACHEN, MAKIN, MCHAN, MEACHAN, MECHAM, MEENACH, MEHAN, MICHON, MICON, MIKAN, PECHAN, PODPECHAN.

  Mechan, Thomas — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MECHEM (Soundex M250) — See also BEECHEM, MAKAM, MCMECHEN, MEACHAM, MEACHEM, MEACHUM, MECHAM, MECHENBIER, MECHERLE, MECHESNEY, MECOM, MEECHAM, MOKMA, MUSEMECHE, SCHMECHEL, VANMECHELEN.

  MECHEM: See also Benjamin Atwood Smith II
  Mechem, C. Stanley — of Nelsonville, Athens County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1956 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1960 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mechem, Edwin — of Arkansas. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 4th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Mechem, Edwin — of Alamogordo, Otero County, N.M. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Mechem, Edwin Leard (1912-2002) — also known as Edwin L. Mechem; "Big Ed" — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Born in Alamogordo, Otero County, N.M., July 2, 1912. Republican. Surveyor; FBI agent; lawyer; member of New Mexico state house of representatives, 1947-48; Governor of New Mexico, 1951-55, 1957-59, 1961-62; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1952, 1956; U.S. Senator from New Mexico, 1962-64; defeated, 1964; U.S. District Judge for New Mexico, 1970-82; took senior status 1982. Died, of congestive heart failure, in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M., November 27, 2002 (age 90 years, 148 days). Interment at Fairview Memorial Park, Albuquerque, N.M.
  Relatives: Son of Edwin Mechem and Eunice (Leard) Mechem; married, December 30, 1932, to Dorothy Ellen Heller; nephew of Merritt Cramer Mechem (1870-1946).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — NNDB dossier
  Mechem, Horace M. — of Calhoun County, Mich. Calhoun County Prosecuting Attorney; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 37th Circuit, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mechem, Merritt Cramer (1870-1946) — of Socorro, Socorro County, N.M. Born in Ottawa, Franklin County, Kan., October 10, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; member New Mexico territorial council, 1909; district judge in New Mexico, 1911-20; Governor of New Mexico, 1921-23. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Moose; Woodmen. Died May 24, 1946 (age 75 years, 226 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Homer Clark Mechem and Martha Shannon (Davenport) Mechem; married, February 12, 1910, to Eleanor R. O'Heir; uncle of Edwin Leard Mechem (1912-2002).
  Mechem, Stanley See C. Stanley Mechem


MECHENBIER (Soundex M251) — See also CULLENBINE, DECHEND, DECHENE, MCMECHEN, MECHEM, MECHERLE, MECHESNEY, MUSEMECHE, PECHENUK, RECHENBACH, SCHMECHEL, TECHENTIEN, VANMECHELEN.

  Mechenbier, Edward — of Beavercreek, Greene County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


MECHERLE (Soundex M264) — See also CHERLIN, HERLET, HERLEY, MCMECHEN, MECHEM, MECHENBIER, MECHESNEY, MICREALE, MUSEMECHE, SCHERLE, SCHERLOCK, SCHMECHEL, SHERLEY, VANMECHELEN, WEATHERLEY, ZACHERL.

  Mecherle, George Jacob (b. 1877) — also known as George J. Mecherle — of Bloomington, McLean County, Ill. Born in Bloomington, McLean County, Ill., June 7, 1877. Republican. Farmer; founder (1922), president (1922-37), and chairman, State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944, 1948. Presbyterian. German ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary; Moose; Elks; Odd Fellows; Union League. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Christian Thomas Mecherle (1830-1910) and Susan Johnson (Hull) Mecherle (1842-1915); married, November 6, 1901, to May Edith Perry (1881-1942); married, January 8, 1944, to Sylvia H. Caldwell.


MECHESNEY (Soundex M225) — See also BEAUCHESNE, CHESNER, CHESNEY, CHESNIK, CHESNUT, CHESNUTT, COURCHESNE, MACCHESNEY, MAXCINE, MAXIAN, MAXIN, MAXON, MAXSON, MCCHESNEY, MCMECHEN, MECHEM, MECHENBIER, MECHERLE, MEEKISON, MIXON, MIXSON, MOXON, MUSEMECHE, SCHMECHEL, SECHES, VANMECHELEN, VECHESKY.

  Mechesney, Albert H. — of Westmoreland County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Westmoreland County, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.


MECHLER (Soundex M246) — See also BAECHLE, BECHLER, BEECHLER, BIECHLEY, BRECHLER, BUECHLER, HECHLER, LECHLEITER, MACHLER, MECHLIN, MECHLING, MELCHER, MICHLER, MICKLER, MUCHLER, SECHLER.

  Mechler, Tom — of Randall County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


MECHLIN (Soundex M245) — See also ECHLIN, MECHLER, MECHLING, MICHAELENE, MICHAELIAN, MICHALENE, MICHELENA, MICHELINE, MICHELLENE, RECHLICZ.

  Mechlin, Jacob, Jr. — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Postmaster at Butler, Pa., 1816-24. Burial location unknown.


MECHLING (Soundex M245) — See also ECHLIN, LING, MECHLER, MECHLIN, MELCHING, MOCHLING, RECHLICZ, RICHLING, SCHLINGMAN.

  Mechling, Allen R. (b. 1865) — of Clarington, Forest County, Pa. Born near West Sunbury, Butler County, Pa., October 5, 1865. Merchant; postmaster; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Forest County, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Mechling, Philip — Member of Pennsylvania state senate 24th District, 1830-34. Burial location unknown.
  Mechling, William T. — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904; postmaster at Butler, Pa., 1916-18. Burial location unknown.


MECHTENBERG (Soundex M235) — See also ACHTENBERG, BRACHTENBACH, FICHTENBAUM, LICHTENBERG, TRACHTENBERG, VANVECHTEN.

  Mechtenberg, Mary — of Port Huron, St. Clair County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


MECK (Soundex M200) — See also HECK, HOMECK, MACK, MCKEE, MEAK, MECKE, MECKEL, MECKER, MECKLEJOHN, MECKLEY, MEECH, MEEK, MENCK, MERCK, MICK, MIECH, MIKE, MOCK, MYKE, NECK, SCHMECK.

  Meck, Jackie A. — of Buckeye, Maricopa County, Ariz. Mayor of Buckeye, Ariz., 2013. Still living as of 2014.


MECKE (Soundex M200) — See also HOMECK, MACKE, MEAK, MECK, MECKEL, MECKER, MECKLEJOHN, MECKLEY, MEECH, MEEK, MELKE, MERCKE, MICK, MIECH, MIKE, MUECKE, MYKE, SCHMECK.

  Mecke, Quintin (b. 1972) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Fort Washington, Montgomery County, Pa., December, 1972. Democrat. Served in the Peace Corps; candidate for mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  See also Wikipedia article


MECKEL (Soundex M240) — See also ECKEL, HECKEL, HOMECK, LEMCKE, MECK, MECKE, MECKER, MECKLEJOHN, MECKLEY, MEKEEL, MICHEAL, MICHEL, MICHELL, MIKEAL, MIKEL, MIKELL, MIKKEL, SCHMECK.

  Meckel, August A. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Single Tax candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Meckel, Vernon E. — of Hays, Ellis County, Kan. Mayor of Hays, Kan., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MECKER (Soundex M260) — See also ECKER, HECKER, HOMECK, MAKAR, MAKER, MECAR, MECK, MECKE, MECKEL, MECKLEJOHN, MECKLEY, MEEKER, MERCKE, MOCKER, MOECKER, NECKER, SCHMECK.

  Mecker, George J. (1882-1942) — of Perryville, Perry County, Mo. Born in Millheim, Perry County, Mo., April 10, 1882. Republican. Oil business; automobile dealer; deputy sheriff; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Perry County, 1919-24. Died October 25, 1942 (age 60 years, 198 days). Interment at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Perryville, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, September 29, 1907, to Anna Sarah Knoll (1888-1910); married, January 14, 1912, to Martha M. Yamnitz (1889-1984).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


MECKLEJOHN (Soundex M242) — See also HOMECK, KLEJMAN, LITTLEJOHN, MECK, MECKE, MECKEL, MECKER, MECKLEY, MEIKLEJOHN, SCHMECK.

  Mecklejohn, J. W. — of Waupun, Fond du Lac County, Wis. Postmaster at Waupun, Wis., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.


MECKLEY (Soundex M240) — See also BECKLEY, BLECKLEY, CHECKLEY, CLECKLEY, ECKLEY, HOMECK, KECKLEY, MACKLEY, MAKLEY, MECK, MECKE, MECKEL, MECKER, MECKLEJOHN, MICKLEY, MOAKLEY, MUCKLOW, SCHMECK, STECKLEY, YECKLEY.

  Meckley, John — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 6th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


MECOM (Soundex M250) — See also BIDDLECOM, BRIMBLECOM, DECOMIS, EDGECOMB, LECOMPTE, MACOM, MAKAM, MEACHAM, MEACHEM, MEACHUM, MECHAM, MECHEM, MEECHAM, MOKMA, SECOMBE.

  Mecom, Philip H. — of Columbia, Caldwell Parish, La.; Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Republican. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana, 1922-35; delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1924 (alternate), 1928 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1932; Louisiana Republican state chair, 1941. Burial location unknown.


MECRAY (Soundex M260) — See also CRAY, CRAYDEN, CRAYON, CRAYTOFF, CRAYTON, DUCRAY, MCCAREY, MCCRAY, MCRAY, MOKRAY, TONCRAY.

  Mecray, Frank B. — of Cape May County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Cape May County, 1933. Burial location unknown.


MEDAD (Soundex M330) — See also KRAMEDAS, MEAD, MEDAIRY, MEDALIE, MEDANY, MEDARD, MEDARIS, MEDARY, SOLEDAD.

  MEDAD: See also Medad Butler — Medad S. Corey — Theodore Medad Pomeroy


MEDAIRY (Soundex M360) — See also ADAIR, ADDAIR, AIRY, CODDAIRE, DAIR, DASHAIRYA, KRAMEDAS, LAIRY, MADEIRA, MADERA, MADHURI, MADURO, MCNAIRY, MEDAD, MEDALIE, MEDANY, MEDARD, MEDARIS, MEDARY, ODAIR, SNEUDAIRA.

  Medairy, Bernard J. — of Baltimore County, Md. Democrat. Candidate for Maryland state senate District 13-D, 1966. Still living as of 1966.


MEDALIE (Soundex M340) — See also FREDAL, IREDALE, KRAMEDAS, MADELEY, MEDAD, MEDAIRY, MEDANY, MEDARD, MEDARIS, MEDARY, ROSEDALE, SEEDALL, SKOTTEDAL, STEINWEDAL, TWEEDALE.

  Medalie, Carrie — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Medalie, Donn Paul (1906-1975) — of Illinois. Born May 11, 1906. U.S. Vice Consul in Stuttgart, as of 1932; Montreal, as of 1938; Kingston, 1938. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, 1975 (age about 69 years). Burial location unknown.
  Medalie, George Z. (c.1884-1946) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born about 1884. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920, 1936, 1944; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1931-33; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1932; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1945-46; died in office 1946. Jewish. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., March 5, 1946 (age about 62 years). Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y.


MEDANY (Soundex M350) — See also AEDANUS, BEDAN, DANY, FRIEDAN, KRAMEDAS, LEDANE, MADONI, MADONIA, MADONNA, MAYDEN, MEANY, MEDAD, MEDAIRY, MEDALIE, MEDARD, MEDARIS, MEDARY, MEDINA, POVEDANO, SHEDAN, TOLEDANO.

  Medany, Paul — of Deptford, Gloucester County, N.J. Mayor of Deptford Township, N.J., 2007. Still living as of 2007.


MEDARD (Soundex M363) — See also BEDARD, EDARD, KRAMEDAS, MADRID, MEDAD, MEDAIRY, MEDALIE, MEDANY, MEDARIS, MEDARY.

  MEDARD: See also Medard Fels


MEDARIS (Soundex M362) — See also ARIS, ARMENDARIS, DEMARIS, KRAMEDAS, MEADORS, MEDAD, MEDAIRY, MEDALIE, MEDANY, MEDARD, MEDARY, MEDEIROS, MEDEROS.

  Medaris, Gordon See L. Gordon Medaris
  Medaris, L. Gordon — of Ashland, Jackson County, Ore. Mayor of Ashland, Ore., 1981-87. Still living as of 1987.


MEDARY (Soundex M360) — See also ANDARY, CHAUDARY, DARY, DARYLE, DEMARY, KRAMEDAS, MADEIRA, MADERA, MADHURI, MADURO, MEDAD, MEDAIRY, MEDALIE, MEDANY, MEDARD, MEDARIS.

  Medary, E. F. — of Waukon, Allamakee County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Medary, Jacob — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Whig. Postmaster at Columbus, Ohio, 1843-47. Burial location unknown.
  Medary, Samuel (1801-1864) — also known as "The Wheel Horse of Ohio Democracy" — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Born in Montgomery Square, Montgomery County, Pa., February 25, 1801. Democrat. Newspaper editor; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1834; member of Ohio state senate, 1836; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1844, 1856, 1864; postmaster at Columbus, Ohio, 1847-49, 1858; Governor of Minnesota Territory, 1857-58; Governor of Kansas Territory, 1858-59, 1859-60, 1860, 1860; candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1859. Originated the slogan "Fifty-four forty or fight," calling for aggressive action on the Oregon boundary dispute with Great Britain in the 1840s; the American claim of all the land up to 54°40' north latitude encompassed most of what is now British Columbia. Indicted by a federal grand jury in 1864 for conspiracy against the government; arrested; released on bond; never tried. Died in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, November 7, 1864 (age 63 years, 256 days). Interment at Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Medary (1770-1839) and Elizabeth (Harris) Medary; married to Elizabeth Scott (1807-1885); great-grandfather of James Gillespie Blaine III (1888-1969).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Dewey-Blaine-Coit-Huntington family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  The community of Medary, South Dakota, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


MEDBERY (Soundex M316) — See also BERY, FRIEDBERG, HEDBERG, MEDBURY, SMEDBERG, SVEDBERG, SWEDBERG.

  Medbery, Alfred — of Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Medbery, F. W. — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 46th District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.


MEDBURY (Soundex M316) — See also BRADBURY, BURY, MEDBERY, PADBURY, SMEDBERG, WOODBURY.

  Medbury, Asahel — of Youngstown, Trumbull County (now Mahoning County), Ohio. Democrat. Postmaster at Youngstown, Ohio, 1839-41. Burial location unknown.
  Medbury, Nathaniel (d. 1813) — of Chenango County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1812-13; died in office 1813. Died February 3, 1813. Burial location unknown.
  Medbury, Samuel — of Chenango County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1843. Burial location unknown.


MEDCALF (Soundex M324) — See also CALFASS, CALFEE, CALFO, DCADY, HARDCASTLE, METCALF, METCALFE, PODCASY, REDCAY, SCALF, SPOTTEDCROW.

  MEDCALF: See also William Medcalf Kinsey
  Medcalf, Lena — of Monroe City, Monroe County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.


MEDDAUGH (Soundex M320) — See also DEMEDDIS, GEDDA, HEDDA, MEDDIS, MEDDOCK, MIDDAUGH, SHEDDAN, WEDDA.

  Meddaugh, Elijah W. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1872; member of Michigan state constitutional commission 1st District, 1873. Burial location unknown.


MEDDIS (Soundex M320) — See also DEMEDDIS, GEDDIS, MEADOWS, MEDDAUGH, MEDDOCK, MEDES, REDDISH.

  Meddis, George D. See George P. DeMeddis


MEDDOCK (Soundex M320) — See also DEMEDDIS, DEMOCK, DOCK, IMDIEKE, MADDOCK, MEDDAUGH, MEDDIS, MEDICK, MODICA, MODICK.

  Meddock, Jeffrey — of Roaming Shores, Ashtabula County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


MEDE (Soundex M300) — See also AMEDEO, ARCHIMEDES, DEME, MEAD, MEADE, MEDEA, MEDEIROS, MEDENDORP, MEDEROS, MEDES, MEDI, MEED, MELAMEDE, MODE, MOEDE, SCHMEDEMAN, SCHMEDES, SMEDES.

  MEDE: See also Mede W. Shields


MEDEA (Soundex M300) — See also AMEDEO, ARCHIMEDES, BEDEA, BEDEAU, DEDEAUX, MEADE, MEDE, MEDEIROS, MEDENDORP, MEDEROS, MEDES, MEDI, MEEDIE, MELAMEDE, OUBEDEAUX, RABEDEAUX, SCHMEDEMAN, SCHMEDES, SMEDES, SPOTTEDEAGLE.

  MEDEA: See also Medea Susan Benjamin


MEDEIROS (Soundex M362) — See also AMEDEO, ARCHIMEDES, CORDEIRO, DEIRDRE, FERREIROS, GIROSKI, MADEIRA, MARDIROS, MEADORS, MEDARIS, MEDE, MEDEA, MEDENDORP, MEDEROS, MEDES, MELAMEDE, SCHMEDEMAN, SCHMEDES, SMEDES, SPIROS, VIVEIROS, WEDEIKES, ZIROS.

  Medeiros, Anthony — of Manville, Somerset County, N.J. American candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 8, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Medeiros, Monica — of Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Medeiros, William R. — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEDENDORP (Soundex M353) — See also AMEDEO, ARCHIMEDES, DEVENDORPH, DORPAT, LADENDORF, MEDE, MEDEA, MEDEIROS, MEDEROS, MEDES, MELAMEDE, MIDDENDORF, MOLENDORP, NIEDORP, OLDENDORPH, RISEDORPH, SAGENDORPH, SCHMEDEMAN, SCHMEDES, SMEDES, WEDDENDORF, WEIDENDORF.

  Medendorp, John E. — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Mayor of Muskegon, Mich., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEDEROS (Soundex M362) — See also AMEDEO, ARCHIMEDES, DEROSA, DEROSE, DEROSIER, DEROSSETT, LANDEROS, MEADORS, MEDARIS, MEDE, MEDEA, MEDEIROS, MEDENDORP, MEDES, MELAMEDE, SCHMEDEMAN, SCHMEDES, SMEDES, VERDEROSA.

  Mederos, Pedro M. (b. 1875) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Cuba, April 27, 1875. Naturalized U.S. citizen; U.S. Consular Agent in Cardenas, 1907-11. Cuban ancestry. Burial location unknown.


MEDES (Soundex M320) — See also AMEDEO, ARCHIMEDES, DEMES, EDES, MEADOWS, MEDDIS, MEDE, MEDEA, MEDEIROS, MEDENDORP, MEDEROS, MEEDS, MELAMEDE, MENDES, MERDES, SCHMEDEMAN, SCHMEDES, SMEDES.

  Medes, Erwin H. — of Cortland County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Cortland County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEDFORD (Soundex M316) — See also BEDFORD, FEDFORD, FORD, HEDFORD, LEDFORD, METFORD, PEDFORD, REDFORD, REDFORN, TEDFORD.

  MEDFORD: See also James Medford Willis
  Medford, William (b. 1909) — of Waynesville, Haywood County, N.C. Born in Bryson City, Swain County, N.C., January 29, 1909. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina state senate, 1947-48, 1951-52, 1955-56, 1959; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina, 1961-69. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; Rotary. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of A. T. Medford and Verna (Welch) Medford; married 1940 to Martha Mock.


MEDI (Soundex M300) — See also DIEM, MEDE, MEDEA, MEDICK, MEDILL, MEDIN, MEDINA, MEDINGER, MEDINZ, MEEDIE, MEHDI.

  MEDI: See also Medi Coma


MEDICK (Soundex M320) — See also BENEDICK, DEMEDICI, DEMICK, DICK, EDICK, IMDIEKE, JAEDICKER, MADDOCK, MEDDOCK, MEDI, MEDICRAFT, MEDNICK, MODICA, MODICK, REDICK, WEDICK, WEEDICK.

  Medick, Adam, Jr. — of Griswold, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Griswold, 1934. Burial location unknown.


MEDICRAFT (Soundex M326) — See also CRAFT, DEMEDICI, MEADOWCROFT, MEDICK, MICREALE, PICRAUX, SINICROPI.

  Medicraft, Richard H. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 63, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


MEDIGOVICH (Soundex M321) — See also BEGOVICH, GOVIER, GOVIG, GOVIN, MANDIGO, PEDIGO, SEGOVIA.

  Medigovich, Mitchell V. — of Marysville, Yuba County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEDILL (Soundex M340) — See also CEDILLO, DEMILL, DILL, MADALE, MADILL, MAUDELLE, MEADEL, MEDI, MIDDEL, MILDE, SEDILLO.

  MEDILL: See also Edward Keating — Joseph Medill McCormick — Robert Rutherford McCormick — Joseph Medill Patterson
  Medill, Charles L. — of New Castle County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 9th District, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Medill, George D. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Medill, Joseph Meharry (1823-1899) — also known as Joseph Medill — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born near St. John, New Brunswick, April 6, 1823. Editor-in-chief of the Chicago Tribune newspaper; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 59th District, 1869-70; mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1871-73. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Died in San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex., March 16, 1899 (age 75 years, 344 days). Interment at Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.; cenotaph at West Lawn Cemetery, Canton, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of William Medill (1792-1865) and Margaret (Corbett) Medill (1803-1889); married, September 2, 1852, to Katherine Patrick (died 1894); father of Katherine Van Etta Medill (daughter-in-law of Cyrus Hall McCormick; who married Robert Sanderson McCormick (1849-1919)); grandfather of Joseph Medill McCormick (who married Ruth Hanna), Joseph Medill Patterson and Robert Rutherford McCormick; great-grandfather of Alicia Patterson (1907-1963; who married Harry Frank Guggenheim); second great-grandfather of Joseph Medill Patterson Albright (who married Madeleine Korbel).
  Political family: McCormick-Guggenheim-Morton-Medill family of Illinois and New York.
  Medill Avenue, in Chicago, Illiois, is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Medill, Lillian — of Independence, Montgomery County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Medill, Thomas J., Jr. — of Rock Island, Rock Island County, Ill. Mayor of Rock Island, Ill., 1893-95, 1897-99. Burial location unknown.
  Medill, William (1802-1865) — of Fairfield County, Ohio. Born in Delaware, February, 1802. Democrat. Member of Ohio state legislature, 1830; U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1839-43; defeated, 1843 (9th District), 1856 (11th District); delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Fairfield County, 1850-51; Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1852-53; Governor of Ohio, 1853-56; defeated, 1855. Died September 2, 1865 (age 63 years, 0 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Lancaster, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — OurCampaigns candidate detail


MEDIN (Soundex M350) — See also EDIN, HEDIN, MADDEN, MADDIN, MADONNE, MAHDEEN, MAIDEN, MAYDEN, MEDI, MEDINA, MEDINGER, MEDINZ, MEDLIN, MEDWIN, MEIN, MODINE, WEDIN.

  Medin, John T. (b. 1875) — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Born in St. Angsar, Mitchell County, Iowa, February 20, 1875. Republican. Lawyer; county judge in South Dakota, 1908-19; circuit judge in South Dakota, 1919-; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1932. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.


MEDINA (Soundex M350) — See also ADAMS-MEDINA, DAMIEN, DEMIAN, DINA, EIDMAN, ENEDINA, MADONI, MADONIA, MADONNA, MAIDEN, MEDANY, MEDI, MEDIN, MEDINGER, MEDINZ.

  MEDINA: See also Rhonda Adams-Medina — Polito Martinez, Jr. — Sandra Ojeda-Medina
  Medina, Andy — of Sugar City, Crowley County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Medina, David M. — Republican. Justice of Texas state supreme court; elected 2006; defeated in primary, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Medina, Eliseo V. — of Bonita, San Diego County, Calif.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Medina, Harold Raymond (1888-1990) — also known as Harold R. Medina — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 16, 1888. Lawyer; law professor; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1947-51; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1951-58; took senior status 1958. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Died in Westwood, Bergen County, N.J., March 14, 1990 (age 102 years, 26 days). Interment at Westhampton Cemetery, Westhampton Beach, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Joaquin A. Medina and Elizabeth (Fash) Medina; married, June 6, 1911, to Ethel Forde Hillyer (1888-1971).
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Medina, Hector — of Bexar County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Medina, James R. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 5th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Medina, Jose — of Bonita, San Diego County, Calif.; Riverside, Riverside County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Medina, Kim V. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Medina, Nancy — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Medina, Rafael — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Medina, Ramon — U.S. Consular Agent in Adra, as of 1871-89. Burial location unknown.
  Medina, Rich See Richard Medina
  Medina, Richard — also known as Rich Medina — of East Chicago, Lake County, Ind. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of East Chicago, Ind., 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Medina, Victor — of New York. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 41st District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEDINGER (Soundex M352) — See also BEDINGER, DINGER, EDINGER, GEMINDER, INGER, MEDI, MEDIN, MEDINA, MEDINZ, MEIDINGER, MERDINGER, RIEDINGER, RUEDINGER, THEDINGER, WIEDINGER.

  Medinger, John D. — of La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wis. Mayor of La Crosse, Wis., 2000. Still living as of 2000.


MEDINZ (Soundex M352) — See also DINZEY, MADANS, MEDI, MEDIN, MEDINA, MEDINGER, MEINZ, MYDANS.

  Medinz, Bertha — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 18th District, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEDLAM (Soundex M345) — See also BADLAM, LUDLAM, MEDLAR, MEDLER, MEDLEY, MEDLIN, MEDLOCK, MIDLAM, SMEDLEY.

  Medlam, John H., Jr. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Philadelphia County, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.


MEDLAR (Soundex M346) — See also DAMRELL, DELMAR, MARDELL, MEDLAM, MEDLER, MEDLEY, MEDLIN, MEDLOCK, MIDLER, PEDLAR, SEDLAR, SMEDLEY, WOODLARD.

  Medlar, Valentine W. — of Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Mahanoy City, Pa., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.


MEDLER (Soundex M346) — See also BIEDLER, DEMMLER, EDLER, FIEDLER, FRIEDLER, HUFSTEDLER, KNEEDLER, KNOEDLER, MEDLAM, MEDLAR, MEDLEY, MEDLIN, MEDLOCK, MELDER, MIDLER, SALZSIEDLER, SCHAEDLER, SCHNEDLER, SMEDLEY, WEDLER, ZEDLER, ZIEDLER.

  Medler, Margaret Kent — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from New Mexico, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.


MEDLEY (Soundex M340) — See also EDLEY, FREEDLEY, FRIEDLEY, HEDLEY, MADLA, MEDLAM, MEDLAR, MEDLER, MEDLIN, MEDLOCK, MENDLEY, SMEDLEY.

  MEDLEY: See also Stephen B. Hunter
  Medley, Andrew B. — of Audrain County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.
  Medley, Beverly M. — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Medley, Lee — of Santa Fe, Galveston County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Medley, Leila — of Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Missouri, 2008; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Medley, Luke — of Cookeville, Putnam County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1960 (member, Credentials Committee); mayor of Cookeville, Tenn., 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Medley, T. W. — of Socorro, Socorro County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee). Burial location unknown.
  Medley, W. C. — of Hampton, Calhoun County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Medley, Will — of Hampton, Calhoun County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Medley, Z. A. — of Cookeville, Putnam County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEDLIN (Soundex M345) — See also EDLIN, FRIEDLINE, GEDLING, LAEDLIN, MADLINE, MADLYN, MAUDLIN, MEDIN, MEDLAM, MEDLAR, MEDLER, MEDLEY, MEDLOCK, MELIN, MENILD, METLIN, MODLIN, REDLIN, RIEDLINGER, SEDLIN, SMEDLEY, SWEDLING.

  Medlin, Lewis B., Jr. — of Vinton, Roanoke County, Va. Democrat. Candidate for Virginia state house of delegates 19th District, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Medlin, R. P. — of Albion, Boone County, Neb. Democrat. Chair of Boone County Democratic Party, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEDLOCK (Soundex M342) — See also BEDLOE, BREEDLOVE, EDLOFF, FREDLOCK, GARDLOCK, LOCK, MEDLAM, MEDLAR, MEDLER, MEDLEY, MEDLIN, SADLOCH, SHEDLOCK, SMEDLEY, TADLOCK, WOODLOCK.

  Medlock, Cheryl — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Medlock, Chris — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Medlock, Thomas Travis — of Richland County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate 7th District, 1972-76. Still living as of 1976.


MEDNICK (Soundex M352) — See also BODNICKI, GODNICK, MEDICK, MEDONICK, NICK, RUDNICK, RUDNICKI, WOODNICK, ZAVODNICK, ZEDNICK.

  Mednick, Scott A. (b. 1956) — of Calabasas, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in 1956. Democrat. Business executive; candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Still living as of 2003.


MEDONICK (Soundex M352) — See also AMEDORI, BONICK, CAMPODONICO, DOMENICK, MACEDONIA, MACEDONIO, MEDNICK, MEDOR, MEDORAM, MEDOW, MONTEDONICO, NICK, OLMEDO, SEDONIA.

  Medonick, Carl — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1958. Still living as of 1958.


MEDOR (Soundex M360) — See also AMEDORI, MEADOR, MEDONICK, MEDORAM, MEDOW, MIDDOUR, MODER, MOORED, MORDE, OLMEDO.

  MEDOR: See also Medor E. Louisell


MEDORAM (Soundex M365) — See also AMEDORI, BOORAM, CORAM, CORAMINITA, FILORAMO, GORAM, LOORAM, MAPLEDORAM, MEDONICK, MEDOR, MEDOW, OLMEDO, ORAM, ORAMS.

  MEDORAM: See also Medoram Crawford


MEDOW (Soundex M300) — See also AMEDORI, DRUESEDOW, MEADDOUGH, MEADOW, MEDONICK, MEDOR, MEDORAM, MEDROW, OLMEDO.

  Medow, Ann L. — National candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1934. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


MEDRANO (Soundex M365) — See also CATHEDRAL, DAMERON, DEARMON, DEDRA, DESAAVEDRA, DRANOFF, EDRA, MADDERN, MADORNO, MADREN, MEDRIOVICH, MEDROW, MODERN, NEDRA, PEDRAZA, PHAEDRA, PIEDRA, READMON, RODEMANN, SAAVEDRA.

  Medrano, F. Pancho — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972, 1980 (alternate). Still living as of 1980.
  Medrano, Pancho See F. Pancho Medrano
  Medrano, Pauline — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


MEDRIOVICH (Soundex M361) — See also DANDRIO, GIOVINAZZI, IOVINO, MEDRANO, MEDROW.

  MEDRIOVICH: See also Daniel Angius


MEDROW (Soundex M360) — See also KEDROWSKI, MEDOW, MEDRANO, MEDRIOVICH, MEROW, MOWDER, REDROW, TEDROW, WOODMER.

  Medrow, Ric — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.


MEDTART (Soundex M363) — See also DUTARTE, MOOTHART, START, STARTIN, STARTZMAN, TART, TARTAGLIA, TARTAGLIONE, TARTAKOV, TARTER, TESTART.

  Medtart, Lewis — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Postmaster at Frederick, Md., 1825-29. Burial location unknown.


MEDVED (Soundex M313) — See also ADVERTISER, ADVERTISING, EDVERD, NEDVED, WIDVEY.

  Medved, Joseph — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1928. Burial location unknown.


MEDWIN (Soundex M350) — See also EDWINA, EDWINAH, EDWINS, MEDIN, NEDWIN, REDWINE.

  MEDWIN: See also Medwin A. Benton


MEE (Soundex M000) — See also HEE, MEIH, MIAH, MOE, NEE.

  MEE: See also Merritt Barton Curtis — Mee Moua
  Mee, James (1865-1933) — of Centerville, Turner County, S.Dak. Born in 1865. Democrat. Banker; candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1912; member of Democratic National Committee from South Dakota, 1920-21. Died in 1933 (age about 68 years). Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Centerville, S.Dak.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mee, John J. — of Woonsocket, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1916. Burial location unknown.


MEECE (Soundex M200) — See also MEECH, MEECHAM, MEESE, MESI, MESSIAH, NEECE.

  Meece, C. Patrick — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 31st District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Meece, Patrick See C. Patrick Meece
  Meece, Roger A. (b. 1949) — of Washington. Born in 1949. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Malawi, 2000-. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


MEECH (Soundex M200) — See also MEAK, MECK, MECKE, MEECE, MEECHAM, MEEK, MICK, MIECH, MIKE, MYKE.

  MEECH: See also Samuel Gager — Samuel Austin Gager — C. Meech Woolsey
  Meech, Ezra (1773-1856) — of Vermont. Born in Connecticut, 1773. Member of Vermont state legislature, 1810; U.S. Representative from Vermont, 1819-21, 1825-27 (3rd District 1819-21, 4th District 1825-27); Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1840. Died in 1856 (age about 83 years). Interment at Shelburne Village Cemetery, Shelburne, Vt.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Meech, H. P. — of West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from West Hartford; elected 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Meech, Harold M. — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Mayor of Middletown, Conn., 1917; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middletown; elected 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Meech, Stephen — of Preston, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Preston, 1823. Burial location unknown.
  Meech, William B. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 7th District, 1848. Burial location unknown.


MEECHAM (Soundex M250) — See also MAKAM, MEACHAM, MEACHEM, MEACHUM, MECHAM, MECHEM, MECOM, MEECE, MEECH, MOKMA.

  MEECHAM: See also Wilbur Grant Manchester


MEED (Soundex M300) — See also DEEM, HEED, MEAD, MEADE, MEDE, MEEDER, MEEDIE, MEEDS, NEED, WEED.

  Meed, George — of Bangor Township, Bay County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Bangor Township, Bay County, Michigan; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.


MEEDER (Soundex M360) — See also DEEMER, DEMMER, EDER, LEEDER, MEADER, MEED, MEEDIE, MEEDS, MEODER, REEDER, SCHREEDER, VEEDER.

  Meeder, Edward J. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 15th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meeder, Hans K. — of Columbia, Howard County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state house of delegates District 13-A, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


MEEDIE (Soundex M300) — See also BEEDIE, EDIE, EIDEM, MEDEA, MEDI, MEED, MEEDER, MEEDS, RAFEEDIE, SPEEDIE, TWEEDIE.

  MEEDIE: See also Meedie Antonsen


MEEDS (Soundex M320) — See also DEEDS, DEEMS, LEEDS, MADS, MEDES, MEED, MEEDER, MEEDIE, REEDS, SEEDS.

  Meeds, Benjamin N. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Meeds, Lloyd (1927-2005) — of Everett, Snohomish County, Wash. Born in Dillon, Beaverhead County, Mont., December 11, 1927. Democrat. Gasoline station business; lawyer; Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney, 1962-64; U.S. Representative from Washington 2nd District, 1965-79. Member, Kiwanis; Eagles. Died, of cancer, in Church Creek, Dorchester County, Md., August 17, 2005 (age 77 years, 249 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Cross-reference: Al Swift
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier


MEEGAN (Soundex M250) — See also CREEGAN, DEEGAN, EGAN, EGGMAN, GANEM, KEEGAN, MAGAN, MAGINN, MAGNE, MAGONE, MAGOON, MAGOUN, MANGE, MCKEEGAN, MEGNA, MEHEGAN, MOGAN, MUGAN, SCHNEEGANS, TEEGAN.

  Meegan, John J. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 4th District, 1923-27. Burial location unknown.
  Meegan, William J. — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Naugatuck, 1912. Burial location unknown.


MEEHAN (Soundex M500) — See also BEEHAN, CREEHAN, EHMAN, FEEHAN, HAMMEN, HANNEM, HEEMAN, HEMMANN, KEEHAN, LEEHAN, MAHEN, MCGEEHAN, MCKEEHAN, MEAGHAN, MEHAN, MYHAN, NAHEM, SHEEHAN.

  MEEHAN: See also Clare Hayes Timberlake — James A. Trotter
  Meehan, Arthur — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Mayor of Spokane, Wash., 1953-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Austin (d. 1961) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932 (alternate), 1952, 1960; Philadelphia County Sheriff. Catholic. Died in 1961. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham, Pa.
  Relatives: Father of William Austin Meehan (1924-1994).
  Meehan, Billy See William Austin Meehan
  Meehan, Charles J. — Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Charles V. — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Ansonia, 1920, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Dennis M. — of Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 37th District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Meehan, Edward T. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Francis Joseph (b. 1924) — also known as Francis J. Meehan — of Washington, D.C. Born in 1924. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Czechoslovakia, 1979-80; Poland, 1980-83; East Germany, 1985. Still living as of 1997.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Meehan, George E. — of Spring Lake, Monmouth County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Gerald M. — of Hart, Oceana County, Mich. Republican. Oceana County Prosecuting Attorney; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Gwen — of Kentucky. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Kentucky, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Meehan, James Philip (b. 1893) — of Lawrence, Essex County, Mass. Born in Lawrence, Essex County, Mass., June 25, 1893. Democrat. Painter and decorator; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1929-34; member of Massachusetts state senate Fifth Essex District, 1935-36. Member, Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, John F. — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Postmaster at Lowell, Mass., 1915-22. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, John H. — of Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Penn Yan, N.Y., 1915-21. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, John T. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 7th District, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1938; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1952 (alternate), 1964; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1950; Presidential Elector for New York, 1952, 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, John T. — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Meehan, Leo J. — of Joliet, Will County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Meehan, Mrs. Lou C. — of Redding, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Martin Thomas (b. 1956) — also known as Martin T. Meehan; Marty Meehan — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., December 30, 1956. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980, 1996, 2000, 2004; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1993-2007; resigned 2007; chancellor, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, 2007. Catholic. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Meehan, Marty See Martin Thomas Meehan
  Meehan, Mary E. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Michael J. — of Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Bayonne, N.J., 1944-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Patrick J. — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928 (alternate), 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Meehan, Paula — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Meehan, Susan — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Meehan, Thomas G., Jr. — of Long Island (unknown county), N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 3rd District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Meehan, William Austin (1924-1994) — also known as Billy Meehan — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., December 4, 1924. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956; general counsel and Republican political boss of Philadelphia, 1961-94. Died, from heart disease, while playing golf in Royersford, Montgomery County, Pa., September 13, 1994 (age 69 years, 283 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Austin Meehan (1892?-1961).
  Meehan, William J. — of Hudson County, N.J. Repeal Income Tax candidate for New Jersey state senate 33rd District, 1977. Still living as of 1977.


MEEK (Soundex M200) — See also KEM, MCMEEKIN, MEAK, MECK, MECKE, MEECH, MEEKER, MEEKINS, MEEKISON, MEEKS, MEENK, MEER, MICK, MIECH, MIKE, MYKE, SMEEKENS.

  MEEK: See also Erle Roy Dickover — Owen Joseph Donley — Charles P. Kellison — Meek Kelly — Jacob Meek Lewis — Alice Mayo — Benjamin Meek Miller — Jacob Haight Morrison IV — John Meek Whitehead
  Meek, Alexander A. — U.S. Attorney for Indiana, 1818-21. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, Alexander Beaufort (1814-1865) — also known as Alexander B. Meek — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Born in Columbia, Richland County, S.C., July 17, 1814. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor; Alabama state attorney general, 1830; county judge in Alabama, 1842-44; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Alabama, 1846-50; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1853, 1859; Speaker of the Alabama State House of Representatives, 1859; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1856; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1860. Died in Columbus, Lowndes County, Miss., November 30, 1865 (age 51 years, 136 days). Interment at Friendship Cemetery, Columbus, Miss.
  Meek, Alice Alka See Alice Mayo
  Meek, Bert B. — of Oroville, Butte County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1920 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, Carrie P. (b. 1926) — of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla. Born in Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla., April 29, 1926. Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives, 1979-83; member of Florida state senate, 1983-92; U.S. Representative from Florida 17th District, 1993-2003; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2000, 2004. Female. Baptist. African ancestry. First Black women elected to Congress from Florida; inducted 1992 into the Florida Women's Hall of Fame. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Mother of Kendrick B. Meek (1966-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Meek, Cecil — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, Mrs. Charles, Jr. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Meek, Edward Roscoe (1865-1939) — Born in Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, December 23, 1865. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, 1898-1935; took senior status 1935. Died in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, Calif., April 10, 1939 (age 73 years, 108 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Meek, Fannie L. — of Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives 10th District, 1966. Female. Still living as of 1966.
  Meek, Forrest B. — Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 36th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Meek, Fred — of Idana, Clay County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1956 (alternate), 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, George K. — of Plainfield Township, Kent County, Mich. Supervisor of Plainfield Township, Michigan, 2007-09. Still living as of 2009.
  Meek, George R. — of Bellefonte, Centre County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Bellefonte, Pa., 1934-43 (acting, 1934-35). Burial location unknown.
  Meek, Gray See P. Gray Meek
  Meek, James — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Independence candidate for Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, James M. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee, 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, Jerry — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from North Carolina, 2004; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2004, 2008; North Carolina Democratic state chair, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Meek, John B. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 5th District, 1946; mayor of Huntington, W.Va., 1965. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, John H. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1936 (member, Resolutions Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, Joseph T. — also known as "Mr. Retailing" — of Western Springs, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1954; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 9th District, 1969-70. Member, Freemasons; Alpha Tau Omega; Phi Mu Alpha. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, Kendrick B. (b. 1966) — of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla. Born in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla., September 6, 1966. Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives, 1994-98; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; member of Florida state senate, 1998-2002; U.S. Representative from Florida 17th District, 2003-. Baptist. African ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Carrie P. Meek (1926-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Meek, Kenneth — of Bowling Green, Pike County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Bowling Green, Mo., 1948-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, Louis Frank (1863-1917) — also known as Louis F. Meek — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill. Born in Eureka, Woodford County, Ill., June 12, 1863. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1900; postmaster at Peoria, Ill., 1913-17. Member, Freemasons; Sons of Veterans. Died in Peoria, Peoria County, Ill., January 1, 1917 (age 53 years, 203 days). Interment at Springdale Cemetery, Peoria, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Bazel DuValle Meek (1828-1909) and Sarah (Ward) Meek (1837-1917); married 1890 to Ella Perry (1869-1958).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Meek, Marvin D. — of Plainview, Hale County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Meek, P. Gray — of Centre County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Centre County, 1868-69, 1871-72; member of Pennsylvania state senate 34th District, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, William E. — of Antioch, Contra Costa County, Calif. Town president of Antioch, California, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Meek, William H. — U.S. Vice Commercial Agent (Vice Consul) in Port Rowan, as of 1898. Burial location unknown.


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