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PICKETT (Soundex P230) — See also BICKETT, BRICKETT, BRICKETTO, FICKETT, PECHETTE, PICHET, PICHETTE, PICK, PICKET, PRICKETT, PUCKETT, RICKETT, RICKETTS, SPICKETT, TRICKETT, WICKETT.

  PICKETT: See also James Pickett Adams — Claiborne Fox Jackson — Albert Pickett Morehouse — Alfred Tyrrell Nester — Zadock Pratt — Lucille Pickett Williams
  Pickett, A. S. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Alvin — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Pickett, Bennett — of Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sherman, 1823. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, C. Leon — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 18th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Pickett, Charles — of Fairfax, Va. Delegate to Virginia convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Charles D. — of Wray, Yuma County, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Charles Edgar (1866-1930) — also known as Charles E. Pickett — of Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa. Born in Bonaparte, Van Buren County, Iowa, January 14, 1866. Republican. Lawyer; banker; U.S. Representative from Iowa 3rd District, 1909-13; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1920 (member, Credentials Committee; member, Resolutions Committee). Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Elks; Knights of Pythias. Died in 1930 (age about 64 years). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Waterloo, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Edgar C. Pickett and Glorvina (Ballard) Pickett; married, June 17, 1902, to India Ryan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pickett, Cornelia J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1936; member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1938-43. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Cornelius Augustus (1902-1990) — also known as Neal Pickett — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born December 22, 1902. Mayor of Houston, Tex., 1941-43. Died March 22, 1990 (age 87 years, 90 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Cornelius D. Pickett and Margaret (Moody) Pickett; married, April 18, 1927, to Margaret Yarborough.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Pickett, Cynthia See Cynthia D. Adams
  Pickett, Daniel A. — of New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Milford, 1820-21. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Daniel F. (born c.1886) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., about 1886. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 16th District, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, David — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County 1st District, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, David — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, David M. — of Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Dovie Theodosia (1921-2007) — also known as Dovie T. Pickett; Dovie Theodosia Carter — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Hinze, Winston County, Miss., November 22, 1921. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972, 1988, 1992 (alternate); Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1978. Female. Protestant. African ancestry. Member, Order of the Eastern Star. Died April 17, 2007 (age 85 years, 146 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Joseph Thomas Carter and Mary Lee (Carter) Carter; married, July 26, 1943, to James Mason.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Pickett, E. W. S. — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Postmaster at Fairfield, Conn., 1901; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Fairfield; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Edmund J. — of Saranac, Clinton County, N.Y. Democrat. Merchant; member of New York state assembly from Clinton County, 1898-99; defeated, 1900; candidate for New York state senate 33rd District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Edward — of Natchez, Adams County, Miss. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Edward Bradford (1823-1882) — of Texas. Born in Wilson County, Tenn., 1823. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of Texas state senate; elected 1869; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1875; Lieutenant Governor of Texas, 1876. Died in Liberty, Liberty County, Tex., January 26, 1882 (age about 58 years). Interment at City Cemetery, Liberty, Tex.
  Relatives: Brother of Howell L. Pickett (1847-1914).
  Pickett, Edward J. — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Edward P. — of Lansingburgh (now part of Troy), Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 2nd District, 1850; village president of Lansingburgh, New York, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Flo Rene — of California. Democrat. Presidential Elector for California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Pickett, Frank M. — of Harrisburg, Saline County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Frank W. — of Hilton, Monroe County, N.Y. Mayor of Hilton, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Fred B. — of Richmond, Wayne County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1932; postmaster at Richmond, Ind., 1936-55. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Garrett — of California. Member of California state assembly 11th District, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Harold F. — of Shelbyville, Shelby County, Ind. Mayor of Shelbyville, Ind., 1950-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Harry E. — of Douglas, Cochise County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1928 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Horace — of Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minn. Postmaster at Fergus Falls, Minn., 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Howell L. (1847-1914) — of Tennessee; New Mexico; Tombstone, Cochise County, Ariz. Born in Wilson County, Tenn., August 13, 1847. Lawyer; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1880. Died, from colon cancer, in Tombstone, Cochise County, Ariz., July 12, 1914 (age 66 years, 333 days). Interment somewhere in Tombstone, Ariz.
  Relatives: Son of H. W. Pickett and Jane (Greer) Pickett; brother of Edward Bradford Pickett (1823-1882).
  Pickett County, Tenn. is named for him.
  Pickett, J. C. — U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Peru, 1838-45. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Pickett, James Andrew — of New Britain, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Mayor of New Britain, Conn., 1883-86. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, James C. — of Kentucky. Secretary of state of Kentucky, 1825-28. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, James D. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Joe C. See Joseph C. Pickett
  Pickett, John A. — of Alamance County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Alamance County, 1907-09. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, John C. — U.S. Attorney for Wyoming, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, John Coleman (1896-1983) — Born in Ravenna, Buffalo County, Neb., September 3, 1896. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, 1949-66; took senior status 1966. Died September 1, 1983 (age 86 years, 363 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Pickett, John F. — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1960; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Pickett, John T. — of Kentucky. U.S. Consul in Turks Island, 1845-49; Veracruz, 1853-58, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Joseph C. — also known as Joe C. Pickett — Democrat. Member of Texas state house of representatives 79th District; elected unopposed 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002; elected 2004; elected unopposed 2006, 2008; elected 2010; elected unopposed 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Pickett, Josiah — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Worcester, Mass., 1866-87. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Katherine — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, L. L. — Prohibition candidate for Governor of Kentucky, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Laurence M. — of Keene, Cheshire County, N.H. Democrat. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Keene 5th Ward, 1948; mayor of Keene, N.H., 1952-55; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1956; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Keene 5th Ward; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Leander L. — American candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Leon See C. Leon Pickett
  Pickett, Lucille — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 12th District, 1954. Female. Still living as of 1954.
  Pickett, Ludie Day — Dry candidate for delegate to Kentucky convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Manford — of North Lubec, Lubec, Washington County, Maine. Postmaster at North Lubec, Maine, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Marsha — of Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Pickett, Martin — of Fauquier County, Va. Delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Fauquier County, 1788. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Merton K. — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Wallingford, Connecticut, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Nathaniel H. — of Barstow, San Bernardino County, Calif. Candidate for mayor of Barstow, Calif., 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Pickett, Neal — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Neal See Cornelius Augustus Pickett
  Pickett, O. A. (b. 1871) — of Missouri. Born in Mercer County, Mo., February 3, 1871. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District, 1916; member of Missouri state senate 4th District, 1919-26. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Owen Bradford (1930-2010) — also known as Owen B. Pickett — of Virginia Beach, Va. Born in Richmond, Va., August 31, 1930. Democrat. Lawyer; accountant; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1972-86; Virginia Democratic state chair, 1980-82; U.S. Representative from Virginia 2nd District, 1987-2001; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1996, 2000. Member, American Bar Association; Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Rotary; Lions; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in Virginia Beach, Va., October 27, 2010 (age 80 years, 57 days). Interment at Taylorsville Baptist Church Cemetery, Taylorsville, Va.
  The Owen B. Picket U.S. Customs House (built 1852, renamed for Pickett 2001), in Norfolk, Virginia, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pickett, Perry D. — of Midland, Midland County, Tex. Mayor of Midland, Tex., 1951-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, R. O. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1868, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Roscoe — of Jasper, Pickens County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1912, 1916, 1920, 1924, 1928; candidate for Governor of Georgia, 1916; Georgia Republican state chair, 1928; Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Georgia 9th District, 1942. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Roscoe, Jr. — of Jasper, Pickens County, Ga.; Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1960, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Pickett, Samuel — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Nevada, 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Thomas Augustus (1906-1980) — also known as Tom Pickett — of Palestine, Anderson County, Tex. Born in Travis, Falls County, Tex., August 14, 1906. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1945-52; resigned 1952. Died in Leesburg, Lake County, Fla., June 7, 1980 (age 73 years, 298 days). Cremated; ashes interred at St. James Episcopal Church, Leesburg, Fla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pickett, Thomas Johnson (1821-1891) — also known as Thomas J. Pickett — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill.; Rock Island County, Ill.; Paducah, McCracken County, Ky.; Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., March 17, 1821. Republican. Newspaper publisher; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1856; member of Illinois state senate, 1860; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1868; candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 1st District, 1874. Member, Freemasons. Died in Ashland, Saunders County, Neb., December 24, 1891 (age 70 years, 282 days). Interment at Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, Neb.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pickett, Thomas S. — of Conwayboro, Horry District (now Conway, Horry County), S.C. Whig. Postmaster at Conwayboro, S.C., 1841-42. Burial location unknown.
  Pickett, Tina — of Towanda, Bradford County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Pickett, Tom See Thomas Augustus Pickett


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