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Okeefe

OKEEFE (Soundex O210) — See also ACHEFF, ACUFF, BOKEE, ECKHOFF, ECKOFF, ECOFF, EICHKOFF, EICKHOFF, EIKHOFF, KEEFE, KEEFER, KEEFFE, OKEEFER, OKEEFFE.

  OKEEFE: See also Forrest Howard Anderson — John Daniel Crimmins — Anne O'Keefe Heffernan — Patricia McGowan Wald
  O'Keefe, Arthur B. — of West Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Orange; elected 1912; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1918; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1920, 1924 (alternate); member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Arthur B., Jr. — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1956 (alternate), 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Arthur J. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1924; mayor of New Orleans, La., 1926-29. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Arthur Joseph, Jr. (b. 1901) — also known as Arthur J. O'Keefe — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Born in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., September 15, 1901. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Louisiana state senate 6th District, 1948-50. Catholic. Member, Elks; Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Charles B. — of Midlothian, Chesterfield County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  O'Keefe, Cornelius — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Cornelius — of Nogales, Santa Cruz County, Ariz. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Daniel E. — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  O'Keefe, David — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1852-53, 1855 (New York County 11th District 1852-53, New York County 1st District 1855). Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Denis — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 3rd District, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Dennis J. — of Standish, Arenac County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1940; circuit judge in Michigan 34th Circuit, 1960-67. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Donald P. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  O'Keefe, Donald W. — of East Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Mayor of East Grand Rapids, Mich., 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Drew James Toland (b. 1915) — also known as Drew J. T. O'Keefe — of Rosemont, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., July 18, 1915. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1961-69. Member, American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas F. O'Keefe and Helen (Tobin) O'Keefe; married, August 31, 1940, to Jane P. Waterbury.
  O'Keefe, Francis X. (b. 1933) — of Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., January 14, 1933. Democrat. Mayor of Glens Falls, N.Y., 1986-93. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Ancient Order of Hibernians; Knights of Columbus. Still living as of 1993.
  Presumably named for: Francis Xavier
  O'Keefe, George A. — of Wayne County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County, 1843. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, James — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, James — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Green. Candidate for Massachusetts state treasurer, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  O'Keefe, James B. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 1st District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, James J. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, James L. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Skokie, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1952, 1956, 1960 (alternate), 1964; candidate for Illinois state attorney general, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, John — of Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Illinois state senate 13th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, John A. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, John F. (1860-1936) — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Wilson, Niagara County, N.Y., December 28, 1860. Republican. School principal; superintendent of schools; lawyer; Saginaw County Prosecuting Attorney, 1901-04, 1918; Saginaw city corporation counsel, 1905-12; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1932 (alternate), 1936 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Member, American Bar Association; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Freemasons. Died October 8, 1936 (age 75 years, 285 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Morris O'Keefe and Margaret (Roman) O'Keefe; married 1894 to Ida Catherine Callam (died 1909).
  O'Keefe, John J. — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, John J. — of Southington, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Southington, 1916, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, John J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, John J. — U.S. Vice Consul in Nogales, as of 1932; Buenaventura, as of 1938. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, John Martin (b. 1946) — Born in 1946. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  O'Keefe, John P. — of Bethel, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethel, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, John S. — of Pembina, Pembina County, N.Dak. Democrat. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1941-51; candidate for Presidential Elector for North Dakota, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Kevin — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  O'Keefe, Kinchen — of Clarksdale, Coahoma County, Miss. Mayor of Clarksdale, Miss., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Kurt A. (born c.1954) — of Michigan. Born about 1954. Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  O'Keefe, Mary — of Tewksbury, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  O'Keefe, Michael — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  O'Keefe, Patrick H. (1870-1924) — of South St. Paul, Dakota County, Minn. Born in Welch, Goodhue County, Minn., March 15, 1870. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1912; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 20, 1921-22. Died in 1924 (age about 54 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  O'Keefe, Raymond T. — of Illinois. Light Wines and Beer candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Richard B. — of Massachusetts. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Richard D. (b. 1855) — of Sanilac County, Mich. Born in 1855. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Sanilac County 2nd District, 1885-90. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Richard N. — of Oneida, Madison County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Oneida, N.Y., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Stephen P. — of Ingham County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 59th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  O'Keefe, T. J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Thomas A. — of Drexel Hill, Delaware County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  O'Keefe, Thomas H. — of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, W. H. — of Greeneville, Greene County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Tennessee, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  O'Keefe, Whitney — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


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