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NIXON (Soundex N250) — See also DIXON, GLIXON, HIXON, MIXON, NEXSEN, NIXONS, NOXON, RIXON.

  NIXON: See also John Duffy Alderson — George Nixon Briggs — John Fletcher Bruton — Nixon Campbell, Sr. — Lawrence Smith Church — Omer Nixon Custer — Frank B. Desnoyers — Frank Edward Moss — Charles Burton Santee — Joseph Seaborn Stone — Walter Moore Tapley, Jr. — Nicholas Van Dyke — Nicholas Van Dyke — Nixon Wheat
  Nixon, Audrey — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2000, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Nixon, C. R. — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Republican. Oklahoma Republican state chair, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Carl See T. Carl Nixon
  Nixon, Carol — of Utah. Republican. Presidential Elector for Utah, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Nixon, Charles H. — Member of Minnesota state senate 22nd District, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Nixon, Charles H. (1876-1958) — of Cadillac, Wexford County, Mich. Born in St. Joseph County, Ind., January 15, 1876. Republican. Farmer; Wexford County Sheriff, 1921-24, 1929-36; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wexford District, 1937-42. Died in 1958 (age about 82 years). Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Cadillac, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Clara L. Stewart (died 1960).
  Nixon, Debra — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
Drew Nixon Nixon, Drew (b. 1959) — of Carthage, Panola County, Tex. Born November 21, 1959. Republican. Real estate sales; accountant; insurance business; member of Texas state senate 3rd District, 1995-2000; arrested in February 1997, after he offered money to a police officer posing as a prostitute; a loaded revolver was found under the seat of his car, though he had no concealed hangun permit; pleaded guilty and sentenced to six months in jail. Baptist. Still living as of 2000.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail — Texas Legislators Past & Present
  Image source: Texas Legislative Reference Library
  Nixon, Earl F. — of Milbank, Grant County, S.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Eugene — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Nixon, Eugene L. — of Madison County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Madison County, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Mrs. F. E. — of Fort Sumner, DeBaca County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Frederick See Samuel Frederick Nixon
  Nixon, George R. — of Ashland, Hanover County, Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Ashland, Va., 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, George Stuart (1860-1912) — also known as George S. Nixon — of Winnemucca, Humboldt County, Nev.; Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Born in Newcastle, Placer County, Calif., April 2, 1860. Republican. President, First National Bank (Winnemucca, Nev.), Nixon National Bank (Reno, Nev.), and Tonopah Banking Corp.; member of Nevada state house of representatives, 1890; U.S. Senator from Nevada, 1905-12; died in office 1912; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1908, 1912. Died June 5, 1912 (age 52 years, 64 days). Interment at Masonic Memorial Gardens, Reno, Nev.
  Relatives: Son of John H. Nixon and Mary Ann (Estill) Nixon; married 1887 to Kate Imogene Bacon.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Nixon, Grace M. — of Phillipsburg, Warren County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, H. V. — of Newport, Vermillion County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Vermillion County Republican Party, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Helen — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Nixon, Hetherington (b. 1859) — Born in England, May 13, 1859. Not U.S. citizen; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Newcastle-on-Tyne, 1896-1915; U.S. Vice Consul in Newcastle-on-Tyne, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Hezekiah — of Allegheny (now part of Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa. Mayor of Allegheny, Pa., 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, J. A. — of Cortland, Cortland County, N.Y. Postmaster at Cortland, N.Y., 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, J. C. — of Virginia Beach, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Nixon, Jack — of Princeton, Gibson County, Ind. Republican. Mayor of Princeton, Ind., 1980-84. Still living as of 1984.
  Nixon, James B. — of Atlantic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Atlantic County, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, James H. — of Cumberland County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cumberland County, 1865-68; member of New Jersey state senate from Cumberland County, 1869-71. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, James L. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 50th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Jay See Jeremiah Wilson Nixon
  Nixon, Jeremiah Wilson (b. 1956) — also known as Jay Nixon — of De Soto, Jefferson County, Mo. Born in De Soto, Jefferson County, Mo., February 13, 1956. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1988, 1998; Missouri state attorney general, 1993-2009; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; Governor of Missouri, 2009-17. Methodist. Still living as of 2017.
  Relatives: Son of Jeremiah 'Jerry' Nixon and Betty Lea (Willson) Nixon; married to Georganne Wheeler.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Nixon, Joe — Republican. Member of Texas state house of representatives 133rd District; elected 1994; elected unopposed 1996, 1998; elected 2000, 2002, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Nixon, John E. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 8th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Nixon, John Thompson (1820-1889) — also known as John T. Nixon — of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J. Born in New Jersey, 1820. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cumberland County, 1849-50; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1859-63. Died in 1889 (age about 69 years). Interment at City Cemetery, Bridgeton, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Nixon, Joseph Henry — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 14th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Nixon, Kemp Battle (b. 1883) — also known as Kemp B. Nixon — of Lincolnton, Lincoln County, N.C. Born in Lincoln County, N.C., August 12, 1883. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina state senate 25th District, 1931, 1935. Methodist. Member, Kiwanis; Freemasons; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alfred Nixon and Iola Jane (Robinson) Nixon.
  Nixon, Lee — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico; Washington, D.C. Republican. Postmaster at San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1912-15; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1920, 1924 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
Lewis Nixon Nixon, Lewis (1861-1940) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va., April 7, 1861. Democrat. Designed battleships for the U.S. Navy; later, proprietor of shipyards; president or owner of manufacturing firms; leader of Tammany Hall in 1901-02; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1900, 1904, 1908, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee; speaker), 1920, 1924, 1932. Member, Tammany Hall. Died September 23, 1940 (age 79 years, 169 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Leesburg, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Joel Lewis Nixon and Mary Jane (Turner) Nixon.
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, February 1902
  Nixon, Martin E. — of New York. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Nixon, Melissa — Independent candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2020. Female. Still living as of 2020.
  Nixon, Norman — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Nixon, P. E. — of Morgan County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 15th District, 1923-26. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Pat (1912-1993) — also known as Thelma Catherine Ryan; "Starlight" — of California. Born in Ely, White Pine County, Nev., March 16, 1912. Republican. School teacher; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1972. Female. Protestant. Irish and German ancestry. Died, from lung cancer, in Park Ridge, Bergen County, N.J., June 22, 1993 (age 81 years, 98 days). Interment at Richard Nixon Library and Birthplace, Yorba Linda, Calif.
  Relatives: Daughter of William M. Ryan, Sr. and Katherine (Halberstadt) Ryan; married, June 21, 1940, to Richard Milhous Nixon (1913-1994).
  Political families: Eisenhower-Nixon family; Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  The Patricia Nixon Elementary School (opened 1973; now Nixon Academy), in Cerritos, California, is named for her.  — Pat Nixon Park (established 1969), in Cerritos, California, is named for her.
  Epitaph: "Even when people can't speak your language, they can tell if you have love in your heart."
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Nixon, R. H. — of Newport, Vermillion County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, R. J. — of Yreka, Siskiyou County, Calif. Postmaster at Yreka, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Richard — of Hogeland, Blaine County, Mont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913-1994) — also known as Richard M. Nixon; "Tricky Dick"; "Searchlight" — of Whittier, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Yorba Linda, Orange County, Calif., January 9, 1913. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from California 12th District, 1947-50; U.S. Senator from California, 1950-53; appointed 1950; resigned 1953; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1956; Vice President of the United States, 1953-61; President of the United States, 1969-74; defeated, 1960; candidate for Governor of California, 1962; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1964. Quaker. Member, American Legion. Discredited by the Watergate scandal, as many of his subordinates were charged with crimes; in July 1974, the U.S. House Judiciary Committee voted three articles of impeachment against him, over obstruction of justice, abuse of power, and contempt of Congress; soon after, a tape recording emerged which directly implicated him in the Watergate break-in; with impeachment certain, he resigned; pardoned in 1974 by President Gerald R. Ford. Died, from a stroke, at New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 22, 1994 (age 81 years, 103 days). Interment at Richard Nixon Library and Birthplace, Yorba Linda, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Anthony 'Frank' Nixon (1878-1956) and Hannah (Milhous) Nixon (1885-1967); married, June 21, 1940, to Thelma Catherine Ryan; father of Julie Nixon (daughter-in-law of John Sheldon Doud Eisenhower; granddaughter-in-law of Dwight David Eisenhower); second cousin of John Duffy Alderson (1896-1975).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland; Eisenhower-Nixon family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Maurice H. Stans — John H. Holdridge — Clark MacGregor — Harry L. Sears — Harry S. Dent — Christian A. Herter, Jr. — John N. Mitchell — G. Bradford Cook — Raymond Moley — Patrick J. Buchanan — Nils A. Boe — Murray M. Chotiner — Richard Blumenthal — G. Gordon Liddy — Robert D. Sack — Edward G. Latch — William O. Mills
  Campaign slogan (1968): "Nixon's the One!"
  Epitaph: "The greatest honor history can bestow is the title of peacemaker."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books by Richard M. Nixon: RN : The Memoirs of Richard Nixon (1978) — Beyond Peace (1994) — 1999: Victory Without War (1988) — Leaders (1982) — Memoirs — Six Crises (1962) — The Challenges We Face (1960) — In the Arena: A Memoir of Victory, Defeat and Renewal (1990) — No More Vietnams (1985) — The Poetry of Richard Milhous Nixon (1974) — Real Peace (1984) — The Real War (1980) — Seize The Moment: America's Challenge in a One-Superpower World (1992)
  Books about Richard M. Nixon: Melvin Small, The Presidency of Richard Nixon — Joan Hoff, Nixon Reconsidered — Jonathan Aitken, Nixon : A Life — Garry Wills, Nixon Agonistes : The Crisis of the Self-Made Man — Thomas Monsell, Nixon on Stage and Screen : The Thirty-Seventh President As Depicted in Films, Television, Plays and Opera — Stephen E. Ambrose, Nixon : Education of a Politician, 1913-1962 — Richard Reeves, President Nixon: Alone in the White House — Roger Morris, Richard Milhous Nixon: The Rise of an American Politician — Robert Mason, Richard Nixon and the Quest for a New Majority — Jules Witcover, Very Strange Bedfellows : The Short and Unhappy Marriage of Richard Nixon & Spiro Agnew
  Critical books about Richard M. Nixon: Nathan Miller, Star-Spangled Men : America's Ten Worst Presidents — Lance Morrow, The Best Year of Their Lives: Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon in 1948: Learning the Secrets of Power — Don Fulsom, Nixon's Darkest Secrets: The Inside Story of America's Most Troubled President
  Nixon, Robert — of Eaton County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Eaton County 1st District, 1865-66. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, S. Frederick See Samuel Frederick Nixon
  Nixon, Samuel (b. 1819) — of Delta Township, Eaton County, Mich. Born in 1819. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Eaton County 1st District, 1877-78; supervisor of Delta Township, Michigan, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Samuel Frederick (1860-1905) — also known as S. Frederick Nixon — of Westfield, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Born in Westfield, Chautauqua County, N.Y., December 3, 1860. Republican. Member of New York state assembly, 1888-90, 1894-1905 (Chautauqua County 1st District 1888-90, Chautauqua County 1894-95, Chautauqua County 2nd District 1896-1905); died in office 1905; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1899-1905; died in office 1905; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Died in Westfield, Chautauqua County, N.Y., October 10, 1905 (age 44 years, 311 days). Interment at Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, N.Y.
  Nixon, Sandy L. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for California, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Nixon, T. Carl — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, T. D. — of Liberty County, Fla. Delegate to Florida state constitutional convention from Liberty County, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Tim — of Two Rivers, Manitowoc County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Nixon, William M. — of Virginia Beach, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Nixon, William M. — of Georgia. Georgia state auditor, 1976-. Still living as of 1976.
  Nixon, William Penn — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: William Penn
  Nixon, Wyndham — of Mandeville, St. Tammany Parish, La. Postmaster at Mandeville, La., 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Nixon, Zachary T. — of Corsica, Douglas County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 8th District, 1911-14. Burial location unknown.


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