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Meeker

MEEKER (Soundex M260) — See also BEEKER, BLEEKER, GEEKER, KEMMER, MAKAR, MAKER, MCMEEKIN, MECAR, MECKER, MEEK, MEEKINS, MEEKISON, MEEKS, MOCKER, MOECKER, SMEEKENS.

  MEEKER: See also Apollos Morrell Elmer — Meeker Gorham — Cornelius Amory Pugsley
  Meeker, Anthony — also known as Tony Meeker — of Oregon. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 1st District, 1986, 1992; Oregon state treasurer, 1987-93. Still living as of 1993.
  Meeker, Arthur — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. University of Illinois trustee, 1908; appointed 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Benjamin — of Redding, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Redding, 1825, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Benjamin D. — of Bethel, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethel, 1906; warden (borough president) of Bethel, Connecticut, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Bradley Burr (1813-1873) — also known as Bradley B. Meeker — of Richmond, Madison County, Ky.; St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Fairfield County, Conn., March 13, 1813. Lawyer; justice of Minnesota territorial supreme court, 1849-53. Died in 1873 (age about 60 years). Burial location unknown.
  Meeker County, Minn. is named for him.
  Meeker, Burr — of Redding, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Redding, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, C. Howard — of Endicott, Broome County, N.Y. Mayor of Endicott, N.Y., 1941-43. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Carl E. — of Kent, Portage County, Ohio. Mayor of Kent, Ohio, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Carnot B. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1888-89. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Charles H. — of McCook, Red Willow County, Neb. Democrat. Postmaster at McCook, Neb., 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Charles W. — of Imperial, Chase County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Claude M. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, David — of California. Member of California state assembly 8th District, 1871-73. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, David F. — of Imperial, Chase County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, David H. (1825-1900) — of Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in 1825. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brookfield, 1869; first selectman of Brookfield, Connecticut, 1888, 1897. Died in 1900 (age about 75 years). Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, David W. — of St. Petersburg, Hillsborough County (now Pinellas County), Fla. Republican. Postmaster at St. Petersburg, Fla., 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Edwin F. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Postmaster at Bridgeport, Conn., 1886-89. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Ellis R. — of Union County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1900-01. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Ernest A. — of Chemung County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chemung County, 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Ezra — of Puyallup, Pierce County, Wash. Postmaster at Puyallup, Wash., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Ezra — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, George W. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Mayor of Columbus, Ohio, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Grace Murray — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Howard See C. Howard Meeker
  Meeker, Jacob Edwin (1878-1918) — also known as Jacob E. Meeker — of St. Louis, Mo. Born near Attica, Fountain County, Ind., October 7, 1878. Republican. Minister; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1915-18; died in office 1918. Died in St. Louis, Mo., October 16, 1918 (age 40 years, 9 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Attica, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Meeker, John W. — of Parsippany, Morris County, N.J. Postmaster at Parsippany, N.J., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Josiah — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1851. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Leonard Carpenter (b. 1916) — also known as Leonard C. Meeker — of New Jersey. Born in Montclair, Essex County, N.J., April 4, 1916. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Ambassador to Romania, 1969-73. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Meeker, Moses L. — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Whig. Postmaster at Baton Rouge, La., 1841-43. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Obadiah — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Raymond D. — of Illinois. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 19th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, T. B. — of Florida. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 3rd District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Meeker, Tony See Anthony Meeker
  Meeker, William (1779-1827) — of Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Greenfield Hill, Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn., 1779. Merchant; manufacturer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brookfield, 1820, 1822, 1825. Died in Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn., 1827 (age about 48 years). Burial location unknown.


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