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POMEROY (Soundex P560) — See also FAUNTLEROY, FONTLEROY, GILDEROY, LEEROY, LEROY, MCLEROY, POMERANCE, POMERANZ, POMERENE, POMERLEAU, POMERVILLE, POMERY, POMROY, ROMERO, SPOMER.

  POMEROY: See also Chester Ashley — Lewis Orin Barrows — Ralph Pomeroy Buckland — Pomeroy Hall — Pomeroy Wells Jordan — Isaac Chauncey Lewis — J. Pomeroy Munson — Joseph Pomeroy Root — Pomeroy Tucker
  Pomeroy, A. Nevin See Albert Nevin Pomeroy
  Pomeroy, Albert Nevin (1859-1927) — also known as A. Nevin Pomeroy — of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 27, 1859. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; chair of Franklin County Republican Party, 1889-92; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Franklin County, 1895-96, 1901-02; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Presbyterian. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Order of United American Mechanics; Royal Arcanum; Patriotic Order Sons of America; Redmen; Modern Woodmen of America. Died December 2, 1927 (age 68 years, 189 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Means Pomeroy and Rebecca C. (Kelly) Pomeroy (1829-1899); married, May 26, 1885, to Ellen Belle McLellan (1860-1927); grandnephew of Joseph Pomeroy; second great-grandnephew of Hugh Williamson; first cousin once removed of William Culbertson Pomeroy (1851-1907); second cousin twice removed of Thomas Pomeroy.
  Political family: Pomeroy family of Pennsylvania.
  Pomeroy, Allan — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Mayor of Seattle, Wash., 1952-56; defeated, 1948, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Benjamin — of North Stonington, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Stonington, 1821. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Benjamin — of Southport, Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Benjamin — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Pomeroy, Bertram See H. Bertram Pomeroy
  Pomeroy, Charles (1825-1891) — of Iowa. Born in Connecticut, 1825. Republican. U.S. Representative from Iowa 6th District, 1869-71. Died in 1891 (age about 66 years). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pomeroy, Charles A. — of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for mayor of Auburn, Maine, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Charles A. — of Windham, Cumberland County, Maine. Justice of Maine state supreme court, 1969-80. Still living as of 1980.
  Pomeroy, Charles B. — of Willimantic, Windham, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Windham; defeated, 1902; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Charles C. — People's candidate for justice of Ohio state supreme court, 1897; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 12th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Charles W. — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Auburn, N.Y., 1858-61. Burial location unknown.
Daniel E. Pomeroy Pomeroy, Daniel Eleazer (1868-1965) — also known as Daniel E. Pomeroy — of Englewood, Bergen County, N.J. Born in Troy, Bradford County, Pa., May 13, 1868. Republican. Banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1916, 1920, 1924, 1940; member, Arrangements Committee, 1936, 1940; member of Republican National Committee from New Jersey, 1932-40; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933; Vice-Chair of Republican National Committee, 1940. Died in Sea Island, Glynn County, Ga., March 25, 1965 (age 96 years, 316 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Troy, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Annie Amelia (Davison) Pomeroy (1831-1912) and Newton Merrick Pomeroy (1833-1914); married 1895 to Frances Morse (1868-1930); married 1937 to Trevania Barlow Dallas (1881-1964); grandnephew of Eleazer Pomeroy; fourth cousin of George Washington Kingsbury and Orville Samuel Basford (1848-1926); fourth cousin once removed of Herman Arod Gager.
  Political families: Pike family of Lubec, Maine; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Official Report of the 22nd Republican National Convention (1940)
  Pomeroy, Duane — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Pomeroy, Earl Ralph III (b. 1952) — also known as Earl Pomeroy — of Valley City, Barnes County, N.Dak. Born in Valley City, Barnes County, N.Dak., September 2, 1952. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Dakota state house of representatives, 1981-85; North Dakota insurance commissioner, 1985-92; U.S. Representative from North Dakota at-large, 1993-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Presbyterian. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Pomeroy, Ebenezer — of Suffield, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Suffield, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Eleazer (1776-1867) — of Coventry, Tolland County, Conn. Born in Coventry, Tolland County, Conn., October 4, 1776. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Coventry, 1821, 1824, 1829, 1838. Died in Coventry, Tolland County, Conn., July 28, 1867 (age 90 years, 297 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Eleazer Pomeroy (1752-1811) and Sybil (Kingsbury) Pomeroy (1752-1785); granduncle of Daniel Eleazer Pomeroy (1868-1965); second cousin twice removed of Orville Samuel Basford; third cousin twice removed of George Washington Kingsbury; third cousin thrice removed of Herman Arod Gager; fourth cousin once removed of John Wingate Weeks.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Pomeroy, Frank C. See Franklin Clark Pomeroy
  Pomeroy, Franklin Clark (1874-1949) — also known as Frank C. Pomeroy — of Holton, Jackson County, Kan. Born in Grant Township, Jackson County, Kan., November 2, 1874. Republican. Farmer; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1905-08; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1920 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Kansas, January 16, 1949 (age 74 years, 75 days). Interment at Holton Cemetery, Holton, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of John Franklin Pomeroy (1832-1913) and Isabella Catherine 'Belle' (Clark) Pomeroy (1842-1918); married 1897 to Margaret Scanlan (1875-1900); married 1906 to Mable E. Cook (1876-1949); third cousin thrice removed of Theodore Dwight and Greene Carrier Bronson (1789-1863).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pomeroy, George — of Bremen, Marshall County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Bremen, Ind., 1848-52, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, George E. — of Franklin, Franklin County, Vt. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, H. Bertram — of Coventry, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Coventry, 1918, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Henry H. — of New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Milford; elected 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Janet K. — of Athens, Clarke County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Pomeroy, John A. — of Holton, Jackson County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, John Means (1823-1887) — also known as John M. Pomeroy — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pa. Born in Shippensburg, Cumberland County, Pa., April 1, 1823. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1846-47, 1881-82; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860; major in the Union Army during the Civil War; newspaper editor and publisher. Died June 20, 1887 (age 64 years, 80 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Nevin Pomeroy (1796-1827) and Jane (Means) Pomeroy (born 1804); married, December 9, 1846, to Rebecca C. Kelly (1829-1899); father of Albert Nevin Pomeroy; nephew of Joseph Pomeroy; great-grandnephew of Hugh Williamson; first cousin of William Culbertson Pomeroy (1851-1907); second cousin once removed of Thomas Pomeroy.
  Political family: Pomeroy family of Pennsylvania.
  Pomeroy, Joseph (1804-1874) — Born near Roxbury, Franklin County, Pa., October 18, 1804. Republican. Tanning business; merchant; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1840; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1856. Died in Academia, Juniata County, Pa., September 21, 1874 (age 69 years, 338 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Pomeroy (1769-1818) and Elizabeth (Nevin) Pomeroy (1771-1826); married, July 11, 1826, to Eleanor Maclay (died 1846); married, May 5, 1847, to Ann Black Crawford (died 1855); married, January 13, 1857, to Jane Eliza (Maclay) McGinley (1810-1866); married, August 27, 1868, to Mary Stewart (died 1881); uncle of John Means Pomeroy and William Culbertson Pomeroy; grandnephew of Hugh Williamson; granduncle of Albert Nevin Pomeroy (1859-1927); second cousin of Thomas Pomeroy.
  Political family: Pomeroy family of Pennsylvania.
  Pomeroy, Leigh — Democrat. Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 1st District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Pomeroy, Miranda Noyes — also known as Miranda N. Pomeroy — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1932, 1936. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Nevin See Albert Nevin Pomeroy
  Pomeroy, Newton S. — of Suffield, Hartford County, Conn. First selectman of Suffield, Connecticut, 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Noah — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1832; member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, R. Watson See Robert Watson Pomeroy
  Pomeroy, Ralph — of Coventry, Tolland County, Conn. Connecticut state comptroller, 1790-91. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Robert Nelson — of Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 31st District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Pomeroy, Robert P. — of Lawrence County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Lawrence County, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Robert Watson — also known as R. Watson Pomeroy — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y.; Wassaic, Dutchess County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1948-64. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Samuel Clarke (1816-1891) — also known as Samuel C. Pomeroy; "Subsidy Pom" — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan.; Atchison, Atchison County, Kan. Born in Southampton, Hampshire County, Mass., January 3, 1816. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1852-53; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1856 (Convention Vice-President); mayor of Atchison, Kan., 1858-59; U.S. Senator from Kansas, 1861-73; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1868; member of Republican National Committee from Kansas, 1870-72. Died, from Bright's disease, in Whitinsville, Northbridge, Worcester County, Mass., August 27, 1891 (age 75 years, 236 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Pomeroy, Theodore Medad (1824-1905) — also known as Theodore M. Pomeroy — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Born in Cayuga, Cayuga County, N.Y., December 31, 1824. Republican. Lawyer; Cayuga County District Attorney, 1850-56; member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 2nd District, 1857; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1860, 1876 (Temporary Chair; speaker); U.S. Representative from New York, 1861-69 (25th District 1861-63, 24th District 1863-69); Speaker of the U.S. House, 1869; mayor of Auburn, N.Y., 1875-76; member of New York state senate 25th District, 1878-79. Died in Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y., March 23, 1905 (age 80 years, 82 days). Interment at Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Pomeroy, Thomas (1804-1878) — of Lawrence County, Pa. Born in Lawrence County, Pa., 1804. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1846-47. Presbyterian. Died July 31, 1878 (age about 74 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Pomeroy, Jr. (1774-1855) and Jane (Porter) Pomeroy (1774-1860); married, December 13, 1827, to Elizabeth Phillips (1807-1879); second cousin of Joseph Pomeroy; second cousin once removed of John Means Pomeroy and William Culbertson Pomeroy; second cousin twice removed of Albert Nevin Pomeroy (1859-1927).
  Political family: Pomeroy family of Pennsylvania.
  Pomeroy, Thomas M. — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Republican. Postmaster at Missoula, Mont., 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Warren — of Somers, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Somers, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, Watson See Robert Watson Pomeroy
  Pomeroy, Wayne C. — of Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz. Mayor of Mesa, Ariz., 1976-80. Still living as of 1980.
  Pomeroy, William Culbertson (1851-1907) — also known as William C. Pomeroy — of Juniata County, Pa. Born in Roxbury, Franklin County, Pa., November 24, 1851. Banker; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Juniata County, 1883-84, 1905-07; died in office 1907. Presbyterian. Died February 21, 1907 (age 55 years, 89 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Pomeroy (1801-1871) and Mary Ann (Wilson) Pomeroy (1811-1882); married, March 20, 1879, to Ellen Blanche Crawford (1857-1925); nephew of Joseph Pomeroy; great-grandnephew of Hugh Williamson; first cousin of John Means Pomeroy; first cousin once removed of Albert Nevin Pomeroy (1859-1927); second cousin once removed of Thomas Pomeroy (1804-1878).
  Political family: Pomeroy family of Pennsylvania.
  Pomeroy, William H. — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Pomeroy, William S. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport, 1837; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1854. Burial location unknown.


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