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RANDOLPH (Soundex R534) — See also AMARANDO, ANDOLORA, BRANDOFINO, BRANDOM, BRANDON, BRANDOW, DOLPH, FITZRANDOLPH, GANDOLFO, GRANDON, LANDOLT, PARASCANDOLA, RAND, RANDO, RANDOL, RANDOLH, RANDON, RANDORF, RUNDOLF, VANDOLAH, WINDOLPH.

  RANDOLPH: See also Jefferson Randolph Anderson — Levi Horace Bancroft — Joseph Dorsett Bedle — Richard Bland — James Brooks — James Wilton Brooks — Archibald Cary — Thomas Jefferson Coolidge — Francis Wayles Eppes — Thomas Jefferson — Ogden Livingston Mills — Gouverneur Morris — James Pleasants — St. George Tucker — Albert Smith White — James Bryan Whitfield — Samuel Hughes Woodson
  Randolph, A. Philip See Asa Philip Randolph
  Randolph, A. Raymond See Arthur Raymond Randolph
  Randolph, Arthur Raymond (b. 1943) — also known as A. Raymond Randolph — of District of Columbia. Born in Riverside, Burlington County, N.J., November 1, 1943. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1990-2008; took senior status 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Randolph, Asa Maxson Fitz — of Burlington, Coffey County, Kan. Republican. Kansas state attorney general, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
A. Philip Randolph Randolph, Asa Philip (1889-1979) — also known as A. Philip Randolph — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Crescent City, Putnam County, Fla., April 15, 1889. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 19th District, 1919; candidate for New York state comptroller, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1924; organizer, Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters; vice-president, AFL-CIO, 1957; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937. Methodist. African ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Elks; American Civil Liberties Union; United World Federalists. Recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom on September 14, 1964. Died May 16, 1979 (age 90 years, 31 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of James William Randolph and Elizabeth (Robinson) Randolph.
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Randolph, Benjamin Franklin (1808-1871) — also known as Benjamin F. Randolph — of Albemarle County, Va. Born in Albemarle County, Va., July 16, 1808. Member of Virginia state senate from Albemarle County, 1853-56. Died in Albemarle County, Va., February 18, 1871 (age 62 years, 217 days). Interment at Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery, Keene, Va.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr. and Martha (Jefferson) Randolph (1772-1836); brother of Meriwether Lewis Randolph and George Wythe Randolph; married to Sarah Champe Carter (1808-1896); uncle of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge; grandson of Thomas Jefferson; granduncle of John Gardner Coolidge; great-grandson of Archibald Cary; second great-grandson of Richard Randolph (1690-1748); first cousin of Francis Wayles Eppes; first cousin once removed of Dabney Carr, John Wayles Eppes and Frederick Madison Roberts; first cousin twice removed of John Randolph of Roanoke; first cousin thrice removed of Richard Bland and Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); second cousin of Dabney Smith Carr; second cousin once removed of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall and Alexander Keith Marshall; second cousin twice removed of Theodorick Bland, Edmund Jenings Randolph and Beverley Randolph; third cousin of Thomas Marshall, John Jordan Crittenden, Thomas Turpin Crittenden, Robert Crittenden, James Keith Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison; third cousin once removed of Henry Lee, Charles Lee, Edmund Jennings Lee, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828), Henry St. George Tucker, Alexander Parker Crittenden, Thomas Leonidas Crittenden, Thomas Theodore Crittenden, John Augustine Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison II; third cousin twice removed of Thomas Theodore Crittenden, Jr., William Marshall Bullitt and Alexander Scott Bullitt; fourth cousin of Benjamin William Sheridan Cabell, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker and Edmund Randolph; fourth cousin once removed of Thomas Jones Hardeman, Bailey Hardeman, William Lewis Cabell, Fitzhugh Lee, George Craighead Cabell and William Henry Robertson.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Randolph, Benjamin Franklin (d. 1868) — also known as Benjamin F. Randolph — of Orangeburg County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Orangeburg County, 1868. African ancestry. Murdered as he stepped off a train, 1868. Original interment in unknown location; reinterment at Randolph Cemetery, Columbia, S.C.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Randolph, Beverley (1754-1797) — of Virginia. Born in Henrico County, Va., 1754. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1777-80; Governor of Virginia, 1788-91. Died in Cumberland County, Va., February 7, 1797 (age about 42 years). Interment at Westview Cemetery, Farmville, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Randolph and Lucille (Bolling) Randolph; married, February 14, 1775, to Martha Cocke (1753-1838); nephew of Benjamin Harrison (1726-1791); grandnephew of Richard Randolph; third great-granduncle of William Welby Beverley (1889-1969); first cousin of William Henry Harrison; first cousin once removed of Richard Bland, Peyton Randolph (1721-1775), John Wayles Eppes and John Scott Harrison; first cousin twice removed of Francis Wayles Eppes and Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901); first cousin thrice removed of Douglass Townshend Bolling; first cousin four times removed of Thomas Lawton Davis, Connally Findlay Trigg and Richard Walker Bolling; second cousin of Theodorick Bland, Thomas Jefferson, Edmund Jenings Randolph and John Randolph of Roanoke; second cousin once removed of John Marshall, Henry Lee, Charles Lee, James Markham Marshall, Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr., Alexander Keith Marshall, Edmund Jennings Lee, Dabney Carr, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828) and Henry St. George Tucker; second cousin twice removed of Thomas Marshall, Benjamin William Sheridan Cabell, James Keith Marshall, Dabney Smith Carr, Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph, George Wythe Randolph, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker, Edmund Randolph and Carter Henry Harrison; second cousin thrice removed of William Lewis Cabell, Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, Fitzhugh Lee, George Craighead Cabell, John Augustine Marshall, Carter Henry Harrison II and Frederick Madison Roberts; second cousin four times removed of Benjamin Earl Cabell, John Gardner Coolidge, William Marshall Bullitt, Alexander Scott Bullitt and Francis Beverley Biddle; second cousin five times removed of Henry De La Warr Flood, Joel West Flood and Earle Cabell; third cousin twice removed of Coleby Chew; third cousin thrice removed of St. Clair Ballard, Lewis Ballard and William Henry Robertson.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Blackburn-Slaughter-Buckner-Madison family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Randolph, Beverly H., Jr. — of Richmond, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Bob — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Randolph, Buddy See Edward Wayne Randolph
  Randolph, Mrs. Byron — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Randolph, Byron Benedum (b. 1906) — also known as Byron B. Randolph — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Born in Burnsville, Braxton County, W.Va., June 12, 1906. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1931-34; member of West Virginia state senate, 1935-42 (12th District 1935-38, 13th District 1939-42); defeated, 1942. Southern Methodist. Member, Delta Sigma Rho; Phi Delta Phi; Phi Beta Kappa; Order of the Coif. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ormon F. Randolph and Ella (Benedum) Randolph; married, September 16, 1933, to Cathryn E. Thompson.
  Randolph, Catherine L. — Natural Law candidate for Texas state board of education 10th District, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Randolph, Charles William — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 61st District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Randolph, Christopher — Randolph for Congress candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 1st District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Randolph, Curtis — of Somerset, Perry County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Dalziel H. — of Laredo, Webb County, Tex. Democrat. Postmaster at Laredo, Tex., 1887-91. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, David Fitz — also known as David F. Randolph — of New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J. Mayor of New Brunswick, N.J., 1849-51. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Dick See Richard Randolph
  Randolph, Edmund (1820-1861) — of California. Born in Virginia, June 9, 1820. Went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; member of California state assembly from San Francisco District, 1849-51. Died in San Francisco, Calif., September 8, 1861 (age 41 years, 91 days). Original interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; reinterment at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Peyton Randolph (1779-1828) and Maria (Ward) Randolph (1784-1826); grandson of Edmund Jenings Randolph; grandnephew of George Nicholas, Wilson Cary Nicholas and John Nicholas; great-grandson of Robert Carter Nicholas (1729-1780); great-grandnephew of Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); second great-grandnephew of Richard Randolph; first cousin once removed of Robert Carter Nicholas (1787-1857); first cousin twice removed of Francis Beverley Biddle; first cousin thrice removed of Richard Bland and Benjamin Harrison (1726-1791); second cousin of Peter Myndert Dox; second cousin once removed of Harry Bartow Hawes; second cousin twice removed of Theodorick Bland, Thomas Jefferson, Carter Bassett Harrison, Beverley Randolph, William Henry Harrison and John Randolph of Roanoke; third cousin of Thomas Marshall and James Keith Marshall; third cousin once removed of John Marshall, Henry Lee, Charles Lee, James Markham Marshall, Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr., Alexander Keith Marshall, Edmund Jennings Lee, Dabney Carr, Henry St. George Tucker and John Scott Harrison; third cousin twice removed of Burwell Bassett; fourth cousin of Francis Wayles Eppes, Dabney Smith Carr, Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph, George Wythe Randolph, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker, Carter Henry Harrison and Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901); fourth cousin once removed of John Wayles Eppes, Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, Fitzhugh Lee, Connally Findlay Trigg, Russell Benjamin Harrison, John Augustine Marshall, Richard Evelyn Byrd, Carter Henry Harrison II, Frederick Madison Roberts and William Welby Beverley (1889-1969).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Blackburn-Slaughter-Buckner-Madison family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Randolph, Edmund Jenings (1753-1813) — of Virginia. Born in Williamsburg, Va., August 10, 1753. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention, 1776; Virginia state attorney general, 1776-82; Delegate to Continental Congress from Virginia, 1779-82; Governor of Virginia, 1786-88; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1788; U.S. Attorney General, 1789-94; U.S. Secretary of State, 1794-95. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Millwood, Clarke County, Va., September 12, 1813 (age 60 years, 33 days). Interment at Old Chapel Cemetery, Millwood, Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Randolph (1727-1784) and Ariana (Jenings) Randolph (1730-1801); married, August 29, 1776, to Elizabeth Nicholas (1753-1810; daughter of Robert Carter Nicholas; sister of George Nicholas, Wilson Cary Nicholas and John Nicholas); father of Peyton Randolph (1779-1828); nephew of Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); grandfather of Edmund Randolph (1820-1861); grandnephew of Richard Randolph; second great-grandfather of Francis Beverley Biddle; first cousin once removed of Richard Bland; second cousin of Theodorick Bland, Thomas Jefferson, Beverley Randolph and John Randolph of Roanoke; second cousin once removed of John Marshall, Henry Lee, Charles Lee, James Markham Marshall, Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr., Alexander Keith Marshall, Edmund Jennings Lee, Dabney Carr and Henry St. George Tucker; second cousin twice removed of Thomas Marshall, James Keith Marshall, Francis Wayles Eppes, Dabney Smith Carr, Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph, George Wythe Randolph, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker and Carter Henry Harrison; second cousin thrice removed of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, Fitzhugh Lee, John Augustine Marshall, Carter Henry Harrison II and Frederick Madison Roberts; second cousin four times removed of John Gardner Coolidge, William Marshall Bullitt and Alexander Scott Bullitt; second cousin five times removed of William Welby Beverley; third cousin once removed of John Wayles Eppes; third cousin twice removed of Coleby Chew; third cousin thrice removed of St. Clair Ballard, Lewis Ballard and William Henry Robertson.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Randolph County, Ill. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Edmund Jenings Randolph: John J. Reardon, Edmund Randolph : A Biography
  Randolph, Edward G. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 8th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Randolph, Edward Hughes (b. 1858) — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Born in Bossier Parish, La., March 12, 1858. Democrat. Lawyer; director and general attorney, Louisiana Railway and Navigation Co.; director and attorney, Houston & Shreveport Railway; divisional counsel, Vicksburg, Shreveport & Pacific Railway; general counsel, Shreveport Traction Co.; member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1884; member of Louisiana Democratic State Central Committee, 1895-96; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana, 1910-13. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward G. Randolph and Mary E. (Thompson) Randolph; married, October 14, 1884, to Annie M. Jeffries (died 1907); married, July 22, 1911, to Mary Rose Youree (died 1919).
  Randolph, Edward Wayne — also known as Buddy Randolph — of Bridgeport, Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates, 2010 (41st District), 2012 (48th District). Still living as of 2012.
  Randolph, Ernest F. — Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 12th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Frank — of Del Rio, Val Verde County, Tex. Mayor of Del Rio, Tex., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Garvin — of Lamesa, Dawson County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, George — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, 1898-1910. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, George B. — of Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala. Postmaster at Anniston, Ala., 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, George Wythe (1818-1867) — also known as George W. Randolph — of Virginia. Born near Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Va., March 10, 1818. Lawyer; delegate to Virginia secession convention, 1861; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Confederate Secretary of War, 1862; after the collapse of the Confederacy, fled to Europe to avoid capture; pardoned in 1866. Episcopalian. Died of pulmonary pneumonia, near Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Va., April 3, 1867 (age 49 years, 24 days). Interment at Monticello Graveyard, Near Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr. and Martha (Jefferson) Randolph; brother of Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph and Virginia Jefferson Randolph (who married Nicholas Philip Trist); uncle of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge; grandson of Thomas Jefferson; granduncle of John Gardner Coolidge; great-grandson of Archibald Cary; second great-grandson of Richard Randolph; first cousin of Francis Wayles Eppes; first cousin once removed of Dabney Carr, John Wayles Eppes and Frederick Madison Roberts; first cousin twice removed of John Randolph of Roanoke; first cousin thrice removed of Richard Bland and Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); second cousin of Dabney Smith Carr; second cousin once removed of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall and Alexander Keith Marshall; second cousin twice removed of Theodorick Bland, Edmund Jenings Randolph and Beverley Randolph; third cousin of Thomas Marshall, John Jordan Crittenden, Thomas Turpin Crittenden, Robert Crittenden, James Keith Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison; third cousin once removed of Henry Lee, Charles Lee, Edmund Jennings Lee, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828), Henry St. George Tucker, Alexander Parker Crittenden, Thomas Leonidas Crittenden, Thomas Theodore Crittenden, John Augustine Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison II; third cousin twice removed of Thomas Theodore Crittenden, Jr., William Marshall Bullitt and Alexander Scott Bullitt; fourth cousin of Benjamin William Sheridan Cabell (1793-1862), Edmund Randolph and Nathaniel Beverly Tucker; fourth cousin once removed of Thomas Jones Hardeman, Bailey Hardeman, William Lewis Cabell, Fitzhugh Lee, George Craighead Cabell and William Henry Robertson.
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on Confederate States $100 notes in 1862-64.
  Randolph, Helen Haller — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Randolph, Hollins N. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1912, 1916 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Hugh F. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1845-46. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, J. C. — of West Frankfort, Franklin County, Ill. Mayor of West Frankfort, Ill., 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, James Fitz (1791-1872) — also known as James F. Randolph — of New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J. Born in Middlesex County, N.J., June 26, 1791. Newspaper editor; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1823-24; U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1827-33; bank president. Died in Easton, Northampton County, Pa., January 25, 1872 (age 80 years, 213 days). Interment at Easton Cemetery, Easton, Pa.
  Relatives: Father of Theodore Fitz Randolph (1826-1883).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Randolph, James Henry (1825-1900) — of Tennessee. Born near Dandridge, Jefferson County, Tenn., October 18, 1825. Republican. Lawyer; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1857-58, 1860-61; member of Tennessee state senate, 1865; circuit judge in Tennessee, 1869-70; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 1st District, 1877-79. Died in Newport, Cocke County, Tenn., August 22, 1900 (age 74 years, 308 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Newport, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Randolph, Jennings (1902-1998) — of Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va. Born in Salem, Harrison County, W.Va., March 8, 1902. Democrat. Newspaper editor; university professor; U.S. Representative from West Virginia 2nd District, 1933-47; defeated, 1946; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1948, 1952 (member, Credentials Committee), 1956, 1976; U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1958-85. Seventh-Day Baptist. Member, Lions; Tau Kappa Alpha; Rotary. Died in 1998 (age about 96 years). Interment at Seventh-Day Baptist Cemetery, Salem, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Ernest Randolph and Idell (Bingman) Randolph; married, February 18, 1933, to Mary Katherine Babb.
  Cross-reference: D. Grove Moler
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
John Randolph %Roan Randolph, John, of Roanoke (1773-1833) — of Charlotte County, Va. Born in Cawsons, Prince George County, Va., June 2, 1773. U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1799-1813, 1815-17, 1819-25, 1827-29, 1833 (at-large 1799-1807, 15th District 1807-13, 16th District 1815-17, 1819-21, 5th District 1821-25, 1827-29, 1833); died in office 1833; U.S. Senator from Virginia, 1825-27; U.S. Minister to Russia, 1830. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 24, 1833 (age 59 years, 356 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Charlotte County, Va.; reinterment at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Randolph (1742-1775) and Frances (Bland) Randolph (1752-1788); half-brother of Henry St. George Tucker; nephew of Theodorick Bland (1742-1790); uncle of Nathaniel Beverly Tucker; grandson of Richard Randolph; grandnephew of Richard Bland; first cousin once removed of Peyton Randolph (1721-1775) and Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr.; first cousin twice removed of Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph and George Wythe Randolph; first cousin thrice removed of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge; first cousin four times removed of John Gardner Coolidge; second cousin of Thomas Jefferson, Edmund Jenings Randolph, Beverley Randolph, Henry Lee, Charles Lee and Edmund Jennings Lee; second cousin once removed of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall, Alexander Keith Marshall, Dabney Carr, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828) and Benjamin William Sheridan Cabell; second cousin twice removed of Thomas Marshall, James Keith Marshall, Francis Wayles Eppes, Dabney Smith Carr, Edmund Randolph, Carter Henry Harrison, William Lewis Cabell, Fitzhugh Lee and George Craighead Cabell; second cousin thrice removed of John Augustine Marshall, Benjamin Earl Cabell, Carter Henry Harrison II and Frederick Madison Roberts; second cousin four times removed of Henry De La Warr Flood, William Marshall Bullitt, Alexander Scott Bullitt, Francis Beverley Biddle, William Welby Beverley, Joel West Flood and Earle Cabell; second cousin five times removed of Harry Flood Byrd; third cousin of John Wayles Eppes and Theodorick Bland (1776-1846); third cousin once removed of David Meriwether (1755-1822), James Meriwether (1755-1817) and Meriwether Lewis; third cousin twice removed of Douglass Townshend Bolling; third cousin thrice removed of Thomas Lawton Davis (1842-?), Connally Findlay Trigg, William Henry Robertson and Richard Walker Bolling; fourth cousin of Thomas Jones Hardeman, James Meriwether (1788-1852), Bailey Hardeman, David Meriwether (1800-1893) and James Archibald Meriwether; fourth cousin once removed of George Rockingham Gilmer and Reuben Handy Meriwether.
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Image source: The South in the Building of the Nation (1909)
  Randolph, John — of Pittsburg, Crawford County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, John — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Randolph, John H. — of Henry County, Iowa. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Henry County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
John Randolph Randolph, John Leffingwell (1878-1954) — also known as John Randolph — of Niagara Falls, Niagara County, N.Y. Born in Warsaw, Wyoming County, N.Y., June 5, 1878. Newspaper correspondent; U.S. Vice Consul in Moscow, 1917; U.S. Consul in Tiflis, as of 1919-21; Baghdad, as of 1924-29; Quebec City, as of 1932-38; U.S. Consul General in Belfast, 1939-41; Edmonton, as of 1943. Died in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla., 1954 (age about 76 years). Interment at Newark Cemetery, Newark, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Burnett Howe Randolph (1841-1904) and Catherine Melissa 'Kittie' (Leffingwell) Randolph (1844-1914); married, August 17, 1929, to Persis S. Schramm; nephew of Alonzo Mark Leffingwell; second cousin four times removed of Samuel Huntington and Luther Walter Badger; third cousin twice removed of Zina Hyde, Jr. and Millard Fillmore; third cousin thrice removed of John Davenport, James Davenport, Joshua Coit, Samuel H. Huntington, Henry Huntington, Gurdon Huntington, Daniel Webster, Bela Edgerton and Heman Ticknor; fourth cousin once removed of William Woodbridge, Isaac Backus, Henry Titus Backus (1809-1877), Augustus Brandegee, Thomas Worcester Hyde, John Foster Dulles and Allen Welsh Dulles.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: U.S. passport application (1921)
  Randolph, John M., Sr. — Constitution candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Randolph, John P. — of Buchanan County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 2nd District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Joseph Fitz (1803-1873) — of New Jersey. Born in New York, March 14, 1803. U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1837-43. Died March 20, 1873 (age 70 years, 6 days). Interment at Easton Cemetery, Easton, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Randolph, Kenneth V., Jr. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Mayor of Morgantown, W.Va., 1987-89. Still living as of 1989.
  Randolph, Lewis S. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1848-49. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Lloyal — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Randolph, Lonnie — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2020. Still living as of 2020.
  Randolph, Lottie M. — of near New Lexington, Perry County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Louis V. Fitz — of Plainfield, Union County, N.J. Republican. Mayor of Plainfield, N.J., 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Lucille E. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1924 (19th District), 1926 (21st District). Female. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Lucy — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1986. Female. Still living as of 1986.
  Randolph, Meriwether Lewis (1810-1837) — of Whelan Springs, Clark County, Ark. Born near Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Va., January 31, 1810. Secretary of Arkansas Territory, 1835-36. Died, of malaria, in Whelan Springs, Clark County, Ark., September 24, 1837 (age 27 years, 236 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Clark County, Ark.
  Presumably named for: Meriwether Lewis
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr. and Martha (Jefferson) Randolph (1772-1836); brother of Benjamin Franklin Randolph and George Wythe Randolph; married to Elizabeth Anderson Martin (1816-1871; who later married Andrew Jackson Donelson (1799-1871)); uncle of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge; grandson of Thomas Jefferson; granduncle of John Gardner Coolidge; great-grandson of Archibald Cary; second great-grandson of Richard Randolph; first cousin of Francis Wayles Eppes; first cousin once removed of Dabney Carr, John Wayles Eppes and Frederick Madison Roberts; first cousin twice removed of John Randolph of Roanoke; first cousin thrice removed of Richard Bland and Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); second cousin of Dabney Smith Carr; second cousin once removed of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall and Alexander Keith Marshall; second cousin twice removed of Theodorick Bland, Edmund Jenings Randolph and Beverley Randolph; third cousin of Thomas Marshall, John Jordan Crittenden, Thomas Turpin Crittenden, Robert Crittenden, James Keith Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison; third cousin once removed of Henry Lee, Charles Lee, Edmund Jennings Lee, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828), Henry St. George Tucker, Alexander Parker Crittenden, Thomas Leonidas Crittenden, Thomas Theodore Crittenden, John Augustine Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison II; third cousin twice removed of Thomas Theodore Crittenden, Jr., William Marshall Bullitt and Alexander Scott Bullitt; fourth cousin of Benjamin William Sheridan Cabell, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker and Edmund Randolph; fourth cousin once removed of Thomas Jones Hardeman, Bailey Hardeman, William Lewis Cabell, Fitzhugh Lee, George Craighead Cabell and William Henry Robertson.
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Caffery family of Louisiana (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Randolph, N. F. — of Wabasha County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 10th District, 1866. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Nadine Joy — of Ravenswood, Jackson County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Randolph, Ned — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 6th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Randolph, Oliver — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1923; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1932, 1936 (alternate); delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention from Essex County, 1947. Methodist. Member, Sigma Pi Phi. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Bertha Baumann.
  Randolph, Paul J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Peter (1779-1832) — Born in Nottoway County, Va., 1779. U.S. District Judge for Mississippi, 1823-32; died in office 1832. Died in Woodville, Wilkinson County, Miss., January 30, 1832 (age about 52 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Randolph, Peyton (1721-1775) — of Virginia. Born in Williamsburg, Va., 1721. Delegate to Continental Congress from Virginia, 1774-75. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 22, 1775 (age about 54 years). Interment at College of William and Mary Chapel, Williamsburg, Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Randolph (1693-1737) and Susanna (Beverley) Randolh; brother-in-law of Benjamin Harrison; married to Elizabeth 'Betty' Harrison; nephew of Richard Randolph; uncle of Edmund Jenings Randolph; granduncle of Peyton Randolph; great-granduncle of Edmund Randolph; third great-granduncle of Francis Beverley Biddle; first cousin of Richard Bland; first cousin once removed of Theodorick Bland, Thomas Jefferson, Beverley Randolph and John Randolph of Roanoke; first cousin twice removed of John Marshall, Henry Lee, Charles Lee, James Markham Marshall, Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr., Alexander Keith Marshall, Edmund Jennings Lee, Dabney Carr and Henry St. George Tucker; first cousin thrice removed of Thomas Marshall, James Keith Marshall, Francis Wayles Eppes, Dabney Smith Carr, Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph, George Wythe Randolph, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker and Carter Henry Harrison; first cousin four times removed of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, Fitzhugh Lee, John Augustine Marshall, Carter Henry Harrison II and Frederick Madison Roberts; first cousin five times removed of John Gardner Coolidge, William Marshall Bullitt and Alexander Scott Bullitt; first cousin six times removed of William Welby Beverley (1889-1969); second cousin twice removed of John Wayles Eppes; second cousin thrice removed of Coleby Chew; second cousin four times removed of St. Clair Ballard, Lewis Ballard and William Henry Robertson; second cousin five times removed of Elliot Woolfolk Major and Edgar Bailey Woolfolk.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Blackburn-Slaughter-Buckner-Madison family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Randolph County, N.C. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Randolph, Peyton (1779-1828) — of Virginia. Born in Gloucester County, Va., January 1, 1779. Governor of Virginia, 1811-12. Died in Amelia County, Va., December 26, 1828 (age 49 years, 360 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Amelia County, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth Carter (Nicholas) Randolph (1753-1810) and Edmund Jenings Randolph; married 1806 to Maria Ward (1784-1826); father of Edmund Randolph; nephew of George Nicholas, Wilson Cary Nicholas and John Nicholas; grandson of Robert Carter Nicholas (1729-1780); grandnephew of Peyton Randolph; great-grandnephew of Richard Randolph; great-granduncle of Francis Beverley Biddle; first cousin of Robert Carter Nicholas (1787-1857); first cousin once removed of Peter Myndert Dox; first cousin twice removed of Richard Bland, Benjamin Harrison (1726-1791) and Harry Bartow Hawes; second cousin once removed of Theodorick Bland, Thomas Jefferson, Carter Bassett Harrison, Beverley Randolph, William Henry Harrison (1773-1841), John Randolph of Roanoke, Thomas Marshall and James Keith Marshall; third cousin of John Marshall, Henry Lee, Charles Lee, James Markham Marshall, Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr., Alexander Keith Marshall, Edmund Jennings Lee, Dabney Carr, Henry St. George Tucker and John Scott Harrison; third cousin once removed of Burwell Bassett, Francis Wayles Eppes, Dabney Smith Carr, Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph, George Wythe Randolph, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker, Carter Henry Harrison and Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901); third cousin twice removed of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge, Fitzhugh Lee, Connally Findlay Trigg, Russell Benjamin Harrison, John Augustine Marshall, Richard Evelyn Byrd, Carter Henry Harrison II, Frederick Madison Roberts and William Welby Beverley (1889-1969); third cousin thrice removed of John Gardner Coolidge, William Marshall Bullitt, Alexander Scott Bullitt, Harry Flood Byrd and William Henry Harrison (1896-1990); fourth cousin of John Wayles Eppes; fourth cousin once removed of Coleby Chew, Montgomery Blair and Francis Preston Blair, Jr..
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Blackburn-Slaughter-Buckner-Madison family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Randolph, Philip See Asa Philip Randolph
  Randolph, Mrs. R. D. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Randolph, R. R. — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 24th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Raymond See Arthur Raymond Randolph
  Randolph, Richard (1690-1748) — Born in Henrico County, Va., 1690. Planter; merchant; member of Virginia House of Burgesses, 1727-48; died in office 1748. Died in Bath, England, December 17, 1748 (age about 58 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Randolph (1650-1711) and Mary (Isham) Randolph (1659-1735); married 1724 to Jane Kennon Bolling (1696-1784); uncle of Richard Bland and Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); grandfather of John Randolph of Roanoke; granduncle of Theodorick Bland, Thomas Jefferson, Edmund Jenings Randolph and Beverley Randolph (1754-1797); great-grandfather of Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr.; great-granduncle of John Marshall, Henry Lee, Charles Lee, James Markham Marshall, Alexander Keith Marshall, Edmund Jennings Lee, Dabney Carr, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828) and Henry St. George Tucker; second great-grandfather of Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph and George Wythe Randolph; second great-granduncle of Thomas Marshall, James Keith Marshall, Francis Wayles Eppes, Dabney Smith Carr, Edmund Randolph, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker and Carter Henry Harrison; third great-grandfather of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge; third great-granduncle of Fitzhugh Lee, John Augustine Marshall, Carter Henry Harrison II and Frederick Madison Roberts; fourth great-grandfather of John Gardner Coolidge; fourth great-granduncle of William Marshall Bullitt, Alexander Scott Bullitt and Francis Beverley Biddle; fifth great-granduncle of William Welby Beverley; first cousin thrice removed of John Wayles Eppes; first cousin five times removed of William Henry Robertson.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Ballard-Gadsden-Randolph family of West Virginia; Pendleton-Lee family; Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Randolph, Richard — also known as Dick Randolph — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Member of Alaska state house of representatives 17th District, 1973-74; Libertarian candidate for Governor of Alaska, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Randolph, Richard K. — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Speaker of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 1842. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Robert Isham — of Cook County, Ill. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 6th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Roy F. — of Doddridge County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Doddridge County, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Ryland — of Virginia. U.S. Consul in Venice, 1807. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Samuel — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey State Council from Middlesex County, 1786-87, 1789-94. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Samuel W. (b. 1872) — of Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wis. Born in Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wis., December 5, 1872. Democrat. Harbor master; member of Wisconsin state senate 15th District, 1903-14. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Scott A. — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Randolph, Scott R. — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 24th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Randolph, Susannah — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Florida, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Randolph, Mrs. T. F. — Conservative. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Randolph, Theodore Fitz (1826-1883) — also known as Theodore F. Randolph — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Pennsylvania, June 24, 1826. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1861; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1862-65; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1864; Governor of New Jersey, 1869-72; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1875-81; member of Democratic National Committee from New Jersey, 1876. Died November 7, 1883 (age 57 years, 136 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Morristown, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of James Fitz Randolph (1791-1872).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Randolph, Thomas Jefferson — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Thomas Jefferson — also known as Thomas J. Randolph — of Virginia. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Thomas Jefferson
  Randolph, Thomas Mann, Jr. (1768-1828) — of Virginia. Born in Goochland County, Va., October 1, 1768. Democrat. Planter; member of Virginia state legislature, 1800; U.S. Representative from Virginia at-large, 1803-07; Governor of Virginia, 1819-22. Died near Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Va., June 20, 1828 (age 59 years, 263 days). Interment at Monticello Graveyard, Near Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Mann Randolph (1741-1793) and Anne (Cary) Randolph (1745-1789); married to Martha Jefferson (1772-1836; daughter of Thomas Jefferson); father of Virginia Jefferson Randolph (1801-1881; who married Nicholas Philip Trist), Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph and George Wythe Randolph; grandson of Archibald Cary; grandfather of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge; great-grandson of Richard Randolph (1690-1748); great-grandfather of John Gardner Coolidge; first cousin once removed of John Randolph of Roanoke; first cousin twice removed of Richard Bland and Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); second cousin of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall and Alexander Keith Marshall; second cousin once removed of Theodorick Bland, Edmund Jenings Randolph, Beverley Randolph, Thomas Marshall and James Keith Marshall; second cousin twice removed of John Augustine Marshall; second cousin thrice removed of William Marshall Bullitt and Alexander Scott Bullitt; third cousin of Henry Lee, Charles Lee, Edmund Jennings Lee, Dabney Carr, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828) and Henry St. George Tucker; third cousin once removed of Francis Wayles Eppes, Dabney Smith Carr, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker, Edmund Randolph and Carter Henry Harrison; third cousin twice removed of Fitzhugh Lee, Carter Henry Harrison II and Frederick Madison Roberts; third cousin thrice removed of Francis Beverley Biddle; fourth cousin of John Wayles Eppes.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Randolph, Vern C. — of Salamanca, Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Salamanca, N.Y.; elected 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, W. M. — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1896 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; speaker). Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, William Maurice — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, William S. — of Lincoln, Logan County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Mrs. Wirt — of Wynnewood, Garvin County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924 (alternate), 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Randolph, Wirt — of Wynnewood, Garvin County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1928. Burial location unknown.


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