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POPE (Soundex P100) — See also BOPE, PAPE, PEPE, POP, POPA, POPEJOY, POPELKA, POPERNO, POPKE, POPP, PORE.

  POPE: See also George Abernethy — Anthony Boyce Akers — Dallas L. Alford, Jr. — Sir John Anderson — Middleton Pope Barrow — Pope B. Billups — James Pope Brown — Robert Johns Bulkley — Charles Pope Caldwell — Daniel Pope Cook — John Pope Cook — Peter Myndert Dox — William Pope Duval — Samuel Fessenden — Daniel Wheelwright Gooch — Christopher Greenup — Wiley Pope Harris — William Henry Joyner — Pope M. Long — Alfred Osborn Pope Nicholson — Karren Pope-Onwukwe — William Vincent Rawlings — John Wallace Riddle — George A. Steel — John Williams Walker — Percy Walker — Leroy Pope Walker — Richard Wilde Walker — Edward Oliver Wolcott
  Pope, A. J. — of Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Alexander — of Marshall, Harrison County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives 14th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Alexander H. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956 (alternate), 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Benjamin W. — of Du Quoin, Perry County, Ill. Mayor of Du Quoin, Ill., 1899-1900, 1904-08. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Billye — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Pope Bob, Impious: See Robert Green Ingersoll
  Pope, Byron — Speaker of the Tennessee State Senate, 1936-39. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, C. F. — of Dublin, Laurens County, Ga. Mayor of Dublin, Ga., 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Charles F. — of Gasconade County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Gasconade County, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Charles P. (born c.1888) — of Oxford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Oxford, New Haven County, Conn., about 1888. Democrat. Merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Oxford, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Clay L. — American candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Pope, D. Kirby — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Dale See L. Dale Pope
  Pope, David — of Oak Park, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Oak Park, Illinois, 2005-09. Still living as of 2009.
  Pope, David Felton — of Walker County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Walker County, 1927-28. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Donna — Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Pope, E. M. — of Blue Earth County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 10th District, 1887-90. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Edde Ben (1915-1995) — also known as Edde B. Pope — of Preston, Hickory County, Mo.; Hermitage, Hickory County, Mo.; Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Born in Preston, Hickory County, Mo., September 30, 1915. Republican. School teacher and principal; insurance business; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Hickory County, 1945-50; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1952. Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Died October 5, 1995 (age 80 years, 5 days). Interment at Hazelwood Cemetery, Springfield, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, September 13, 1942, to Anna Mae Kukal (1917-2009).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pope, Elias R. — of Union County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Fortune — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Frank H. — Massachusetts state auditor, 1914-15. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Gardner — of Essex County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Essex County, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Generoso (1891-1950) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born April 1, 1891. Democrat. Newspaper publisher; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936, 1940 (alternate); candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937. Publisher of Il Progresso, the largest-circulation Italian-language newspaper in the U.S. His son, Generoso Pope Jr., was the creator of the National Enquirer. Died April 28, 1950 (age 59 years, 27 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Pope, Gregory J. (b. 1926) — of Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y. Born in Medina, Orleans County, N.Y., November 27, 1926. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of New York state assembly, 1965-70 (Niagara County 1965, 152nd District 1966, 138th District 1967-70). Catholic. Member, United Auto Workers; Knights of Columbus; Eagles; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Grange. Still living as of 1970.
  Pope, Gustavus D. — Progressive. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1912; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, H. Ray, Jr. — of Clarion, Clarion County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Henry, Jr. (b. 1903) — of Glencoe, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., January 13, 1903. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Protestant. President of Bear Brand Hosiery, from 1935. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Horton — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Isaac — of Rice County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 8, 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, James Art See James Arthur Pope
  Pope, James Arthur — also known as James Art Pope — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008; Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Pope, James Ellis — of Toombs County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Toombs County, 1929-34. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, James Pinckney (1884-1966) — also known as James P. Pope — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Born near Jonesboro, Jackson Parish, La., March 31, 1884. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1924 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1928, 1936; mayor of Boise, Idaho, 1929-33; resigned 1933; U.S. Senator from Idaho, 1933-39. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Eagles. Died in Alexandria, Va., January 23, 1966 (age 81 years, 298 days). Interment at Lynnhurst Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Pope, James S. — of Marshfield, Webster County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Webster County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Pope, Joe W. — of Osage Beach, Camden County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Camden County, 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, John (1770-1845) — also known as "One-Arm Pope" — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky.; Springfield, Washington County, Ky. Born in Prince William County, Va., 1770. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Kentucky, 1800, 1820; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1802, 1806-07; U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1807-13; secretary of state of Kentucky, 1816-19; member of Kentucky state senate, 1825-29; Governor of Arkansas Territory, 1829-35; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 7th District, 1837-43. Lost his right arm as a youth. Died in Springfield, Washington County, Ky., July 12, 1845 (age about 75 years). Interment at Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Ky.
  Relatives: Brother of Nathaniel Pope (1784-1850); married to Eliza Johnson (sister-in-law of John Quincy Adams).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Pope County, Ark. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pope, John B. — of Oxford, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. First selectman of Oxford, Connecticut, 1901-09, 1911; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Oxford; elected 1902, 1904, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, John D. — U.S. Attorney for Georgia, 1870-76. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, John D. — of Waukegan, Lake County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, John R. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Jonathan — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford; elected 1810, 1811. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Joseph Daniel (1820-1908) — of Beaufort, Beaufort District (now Beaufort County), S.C. Born in Beaufort District (now Beaufort County), S.C., March 6, 1820. Delegate to South Carolina secession convention from St. Helena, 1860-62. Died in Columbia, Richland County, S.C., March 21, 1908 (age 88 years, 15 days). Interment at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral Cemetery, Columbia, S.C.
  Relatives: Married to Catherine Scott (1828-1895).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pope, Joyce — of Fulton, Howard County, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Pope, Kathryn Q. — of Bedford, Lawrence County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Pope, Kirby See D. Kirby Pope
  Pope, L. Dale — U.S. Vice Consul in Halifax, as of 1922; Martinique, as of 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Laurence Everett II (b. 1945) — of Maine. Born in 1945. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Chad, 1993-96. Still living as of 2006.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Pope, LeRoy — of Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio. Mayor of Wilmington, Ohio, 1865-66, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Lewis C. — of Georgia. Adjutant General of Georgia, 1922-23. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Louis M. (born c.1951) — of Laurel, Prince George's County, Md.; Fulton, Howard County, Md. Born about 1951. Republican. Real estate business; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 2004, 2008, 2012 (delegation chair); member of Republican National Committee from Maryland, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Pope, Margaret G. — of Thibodaux, Lafourche Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Pope, Milbra — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Pope, Moran M., Jr. — of Hattiesburg, Forrest County, Miss. Mayor of Hattiesburg, Miss., 1953-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Nathaniel (1784-1850) — of Illinois. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., January 5, 1784. Secretary of Illinois Territory, 1809-16; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Illinois Territory, 1816-18; U.S. District Judge for Illinois, 1819-50; died in office 1850. Died in St. Louis, Mo., January 22, 1850 (age 66 years, 17 days). Interment somewhere in St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Brother of John Pope (1770-1845).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Pope County, Ill. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pope, One Arm: See John Pope
  Pope, P. H. — of Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Patrick Hamilton (1806-1841) — of Kentucky. Born in Kentucky, 1806. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Kentucky 8th District, 1833-35; member of Kentucky state legislature, 1840. Died in 1841 (age about 35 years). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pope, Phyllis — of Medford, Taylor County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Pope, R. Steven — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Pope, Ray, Jr. See H. Ray Pope, Jr.
  Pope, Rich — of Iowa. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Iowa, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Pope, Rick — of Camdenton, Camden County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Pope, Roger C. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Pope, Russell S. — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1940 (alternate), 1944, 1948 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Sam E. See Samuel E. Pope
  Pope, Samuel — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1859-61, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Samuel E. — also known as Sam E. Pope — of Drewryville, Southampton County, Va. Democrat. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1950; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Sandra — of Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Pope, Seth G. — of Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from St. Lawrence County 1st District, 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Steven See R. Steven Pope
  Pope, The: See Daniel De Leon
  Pope, Thomas H. — of Greenville, Greenville County, S.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Greenville, S.C., 1917-21. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Thomas Harrington, Jr. (1913-1999) — also known as Thomas H. Pope — of Newberry, Newberry County, S.C. Born in Kinards, Newberry County, S.C., July 28, 1913. Democrat. Lawyer; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1937-40, 1946-50; Speaker of the South Carolina State House of Representatives, 1949-50; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate in primary for Governor of South Carolina, 1950; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1956; South Carolina Democratic state chair, 1958. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Kappa Phi; Omicron Delta Kappa. Died, in Newberry County Memorial Hospital, Newberry, Newberry County, S.C., August 23, 1999 (age 86 years, 26 days). Interment at Rosemont Cemetery, Newberry, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Harrington Pope (1876-1943) and Marie (Gary) Pope (1882-1964); married to Mary Waties Lumpkin (1917-2008); grandson of Eugene Blackburn Gary (1854-1926).
  Epitaph: "Lawyer, Soldier, Historian."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pope, Tim — of Novi, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Pope, W. H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, W. S. — Member of Missouri state senate 30th District, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Walter G. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Socialist. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 6th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, Walter Lyndon (1889-1969) — Born in Valparaiso, Porter County, Ind., January 26, 1889. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1949-61; took senior status 1961. Died March 27, 1969 (age 80 years, 60 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Pope, Walter R. — of Greenfield, Weakley County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, William F. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Whig. Postmaster at Little Rock, Ark., 1849-55, 1861-64. Burial location unknown.
  Pope, William Hayes (1870-1916) — of Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M. Born in Beaufort, Beaufort County, S.C., June 14, 1870. Justice of New Mexico territorial supreme court, 1903-12; chief justice of New Mexico territorial supreme court, 1910-12; U.S. District Judge for New Mexico, 1912-16; died in office 1916. Died September 13, 1916 (age 46 years, 91 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Santa Fe, N.M.
  Pope, Winfield Scott — also known as Winfield S. Pope — of Cole County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cole County, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Winfield Scott


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