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OADE (Soundex O300) — See also BYROADE, EADE, HADE, LOADER, ODEA, RHOADES, UDE, WADE.

  Oade, Mitchell — of Lansing Township, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Lansing Township, Michigan, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


OAK (Soundex O200) — See also OAKE, OKA, OKE.

  OAK: See also Oak Hunter
  Oak, John M. — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at Bangor, Maine, 1898-1915. Burial location unknown.
  Oak, The Austrian: See Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger


OAKAR (Soundex O260) — See also MAKAR, MAKAREM, MLAKAR, SHAKARIAN, ZAKARIAN.

  Oakar, Mary Rose (b. 1940) — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Washington, D.C. Born in Ohio, March 5, 1940. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio 20th District, 1977-93; defeated, 1992; member, Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Female. She and two nephews were indicted in 1995 over a scheme to evade campaign finance limits and put money into her campaign under the names of fake donors; she was also charged with obtaining money through bad checks on the House bank; pleaded not guilty to seven felonies, and challenged the validity of the charges; in 1998, pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor campaign finance violations. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier


OAKE (Soundex O200) — See also BOAKES, CHOAKE, CROAKE, HAKE, HOLYOAKE, NOAKES, OAK, OAKES, OAKEY, OARE, OKE, OPAKE, ROAKE, WAKE.

  Oake, H. M. — of Oregon. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1908. Burial location unknown.


OAKES (Soundex O220) — See also ACKISS, BOAKES, CHOAKE, CROAKE, EACHES, EACHUS, EAKES, HAKES, HOLYOAKE, ICKES, NOAKES, OAKE, OAKEY, OAKS, OKES, ROAKE.

  OAKES: See also Oakes Ames — Vincent H. Buck — Bernard Downing — Frederick Oakes Houghton — Henry Oakes Kent — Nathan Oakes Murphy — Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. — Edna Oakes Simpson
  Oakes, Brian Austin — of Decatur, Morgan County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of Morgan County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Oakes, Calvin — of Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1944, 1948; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Claremont 1st Ward, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, Calvin H. — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. U.S. Vice Consul in Genoa, as of 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, Carroll — of Morristown, Hamblen County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1956 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, Charles (born c.1959) — of Ontario, Malheur County, Ore. Born about 1959. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Oakes, Charles A. — of Sebring, Highlands County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Oakes, Dave — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 9th District, 1962, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Oakes, David — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, Edna See Edna Oakes Simpson
  Oakes, Frank X. — of Fairfield, Somerset County, Maine. Delegate to Maine convention to ratify 21st amendment from Somerset County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Francis Xavier
  Oakes, G. A. — of Hayward, Alameda County, Calif. Postmaster at Hayward, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, George F. — of Massachusetts. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, George I. — of West Chester, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, George W. — of Barstow, San Bernardino County, Calif. Mayor of Barstow, Calif., 1958-59. Still living as of 1959.
  Oakes, George Washington (b. 1861) — also known as George W. Oakes; George Washington Ochs; George W. Ochs — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, October 27, 1861. Democrat. Newspaper publisher; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1892; mayor of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1893-97; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Tennessee, 1896; served in the U.S. Army during World War I. Jewish. German ancestry. Member, Civitan; American Historical Association. Interment at Mt. Sinai Cemetery, Frankford, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Relatives: Son of Julius Ochs (1826-1888) and Bertha (Levy) Ochs (1833-1908); brother of Adolph S. Ochs (1858-1935; publisher, New York Times); married to Bertie Gans (1878-1913).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Oakes, Henry — of Union County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 1st District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, Jack Shoup (1913-2001) — also known as Jack Oakes — of Arkansas. Born in Augusta, Woodruff County, Ark., September 2, 1913. Member of Arkansas state house of representatives, 1951-68. Methodist. Died in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., February 5, 2001 (age 87 years, 156 days). Interment at Augusta Memorial Park, Augusta, Ark.
  Oakes, James — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 38th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, James Lowell (b. 1924) — also known as James L. Oakes — of Brattleboro, Windham County, Vt. Born in Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill., February 21, 1924. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1960; member of Vermont state senate, 1961-64; Vermont state attorney general, 1967; U.S. District Judge for Vermont, 1970; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1971-92. Unitarian-Universalist. Member, American Bar Association; Association of Trial Lawyers of America; American Judicature Society. Still living as of 1997.
  Relatives: Son of James Lowell Oakes ; married to Rosalyn M. Landon.
  Oakes, John — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 32, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Oakes, Julius A. — of Corsicana, Navarro County, Tex. Postmaster at Corsicana, Tex., 1860-62. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, L. H. — of South Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Mayor of South Charleston, W.Va., 1934-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, Lovell — of Columbia, Coos County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Columbia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, Raymond S. — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, Roscoe J. — of Landaff, Grafton County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Landaff, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, S. — of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at Auburn, Maine, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, Stacy Erwin — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 95th District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Oakes, Tim — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Oakes, Vance — of Rangeley, Franklin County, Maine. Democrat. Member of Maine Democratic State Committee, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakes, William H. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.


OAKEY (Soundex O200) — See also AKEY, BLAKEY, BOAKES, BREAKEY, CHOAKE, CROAKE, HOLYOAKE, LAKEY, NOAKES, OAKE, OAKES, OAKLEY, OCIE, OKEY, OUCHIE, ROAKE, TAKEYSHA, YAKEY, YEAKEY.

  OAKEY: See also Frank W. Adams — Abraham Oakey Hall
  Oakey, Davis See Peter Davis Oakey
  Oakey, Elegant: See Abraham Oakey Hall
  Oakey, John — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1866-67 (Kings County 1st District 1866, Kings County 8th District 1867). Burial location unknown.
  Oakey, John — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Oakey, John L. — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Oakey, P. Davis See Peter Davis Oakey
  Oakey, Peter Davis (1861-1920) — also known as P. Davis Oakey — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in East Millstone, Somerset County, N.J., February 25, 1861. Republican. U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1915-17; defeated, 1916. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 18, 1920 (age 59 years, 267 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Conn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


OAKFORD (Soundex O216) — See also BECKFORD, BICKFORD, BLACKFORD, ECKFORD, FORD, KOFORD, LANKFORD, OAKSFORD, PICKFORD, SHACKFORD.

  OAKFORD: See also I. Oakford Acton
  Oakford, E. — of Tulare, Tulare County, Calif. Postmaster at Tulare, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Oakford, Kathleen — of Farmington Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Natural Law candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.


OAKLAND (Soundex O245) — See also COAKLEY, EAKLAND, ECKLUND, EKLUND, LAND, MOAKLEY, OAKLEAF, OAKLEIGH, OAKLEY, TAKLA, ZAKLAMA.

  Oakland, Velma L. — of Red Lake, Beltrami County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


OAKLEAF (Soundex O241) — See also COAKLEY, ECKLOFF, FINKLEA, GREENLEAF, KLEAR, KLEARMAN, LEAF, LEAFDALE, LEAFE, LOCKLEAR, MOAKLEY, OAKLAND, OAKLEIGH, OAKLEY, REDLEAF, TOLEAFOA, VANCLEAF.

  Oakleaf, Hjamer — of Moline, Rock Island County, Ill. Mayor of Moline, Ill., 1949-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oakleaf, Samuel L. — of McAllen, Hidalgo County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


OAKLEIGH (Soundex O242) — See also ACKLEY, ACKLIE, ACLY, COAKLEY, ECKLEY, LEIGH, MOAKLEY, OAKLAND, OAKLEAF, OAKLEY, OKLA, OKLEY.

  OAKLEIGH: See also Oakleigh Thorne, Sr.


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