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SAM (Soundex S500) — See also CAM, GAM, MAAS, MAASS, MASS, SAHM, SAN, SIM, ZAM.

  Sam, David (b. 1933) — of Duchesne, Duchesne County, Utah. Born in Hobart, Lake County, Ind., August 12, 1933. Lawyer; Duchesne County Attorney, 1966-72; Duchesne County Commissioner, 1972-74; district judge in Utah 4th District, 1976-85; U.S. District Judge for Utah, 1985-99; took senior status 1999. Mormon. Romanian ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Sirb and Flora (Toma) Sirb.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
  Sam, Geraldine — Democrat. Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 9th District, 1994 (primary), 1996 (primary), 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Sam, Joseph L. — Republican. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 109th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Sam, Psycho: See Samuel Mitchell
  Sam, Senator: See Sam Solon
  Sam, Silent: See Samuel Riley Pierce, Jr.
  Sam, Stars and Stripes: See Samuel Howell Ashbridge
  Sam, Traveling: See Samuel William Yorty
  Sam, Uncle: See George Ellsworth Boomer


SAMA (Soundex S500) — See also AMASS, ASMA, MASA, MASSA, SALMA, SAMAHA, SAMALOT, SAMANSKY, SAMANTHA, SAMARA, SAMARAS, SAMARIS, SAMATAR, SAMI, SAMIA, SARMA, SIMA, SLAMA, SOMA.

  Sama, Manuel M. — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Honorary Consul for Guatemala in San Juan, P.R., 1900-07. Burial location unknown.


SAMAHA (Soundex S500) — See also CAMAHORT, SAMA.

  Samaha, Jimetta L. — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1996, 2000, 2008; secretary of Connecticut Democratic Party, 2008. Female. Arabic ancestry. Still living as of 2008.


SAMALOT (Soundex S543) — See also GALOTTA, KALOTEE, MALOTKE, MALOTT, MALOTTE, SALOTE, SAMA.

  Samalot, Charles F. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1948, 1950; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 17th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SAMANSKY (Soundex S552) — See also EYSAMAN, GESSAMAN, HAUSSAMAN, LAMANSKY, NOSSAMAN, ROMANSKY, SAMA, SAMANTHA, SASSAMAN, SCHEMANSKY, SEAMANS, SHAMANSKY, SHEMANSKY, SIEMINSKI, SIMONCIC, SOSSAMAN, SUMINSKI, SZYMANOWSKI, SZYMANSKI, UMANSKY, YEAMANS, ZIMANSKY.

  Samansky, Frank S. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 19th District, 1954-58; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District; elected 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SAMANTHA (Soundex S553) — See also BRAMANTE, BUSTAMANTE, DAMANTE, EYSAMAN, GESSAMAN, GRANTHAM, HAUSSAMAN, IANTHA, KANTHAK, MANTHE, MANTHEY, MCCAMANT, MIRAMANT, MORGANTHALER, NOSSAMAN, OSMENT, OSMONT, RHAMANTHUS, SAINTAMANT, SAMA, SAMANSKY, SASSAMAN, SIMMONETTI, SIMONETTA, SIMONETTI, SOSSAMAN, TALAMANTES, XANTHAKY, ZMUNT.

  SAMANTHA: See also Samantha K. Carroll — Samantha Dallaire — Samantha Hill — Samantha M. Staab


SAMARA (Soundex S560) — See also AMARAL, AMARANDO, AMARASINGHE, CALAMARAS, CAMARA, LISAMARIE, MARA, MCNAMARA, NAMARA, SAMA, SAMARAS, SAMARIS, SAMORA, XIOMARA, ZAMORA.

  SAMARA: See also Samara Barend


SAMARAS (Soundex S562) — See also AMARAL, AMARANDO, AMARASINGHE, ARAS, CALAMARAS, CAMARA, LISAMARIE, MARASCO, MCNAMARA, NAMARA, OSMERS, SAMA, SAMARA, SAMARIS, SOMERS, SOMMERS, SUMERS, SUMMERS.

  Samaras, Sam G. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SAMARIS (Soundex S562) — See also AMARI, AMARIAH, AMARIGLIO, ANNAMARIE, ARIS, DAMARIN, DAMARISDESAINTJULIEN, DEMARIS, IAMARINO, KALAMARIDES, LISAMARIE, MARIS, MARISCO, MARISELA, MARISOL, MARISSA, OSMERS, SAMA, SAMARA, SAMARAS, SANTAMARIA, SHEILAMARIE, SOMERS, SOMMERS, SUMERS, SUMMERS, TAMARIN.

  Samaris, Helen — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.


SAMATAR (Soundex S536) — See also AMATA, ARMATA, DELSAMATER, MASARRAT, MATA, MATAAFA, MATARAN, MATARESE, MATAUTIA, MATAYO, SAMA, SAMTRA, SIMATER, STAMATAKOS, SUMTER, ZIMATORE.

  Samatar, Hussein — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


SAMBERG (Soundex S516) — See also BAMBERG, BAMBERGER, BERG, BERGSMA, HAMBERG, LAMBERG, RAMBERG, RAMBERGER, SAMBOLA, SAMBORNE, SAMBORSKI, SAMBROWSKI, SHAMBERGER, VANAMBERG.

  SAMBERG: See also Ruth Samberg Gelman
  Samberg, David — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 2nd District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Samberg, Harry A. (b. 1896) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Bronx County 5th District, 1924-33; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948, 1952, 1956. Burial location unknown.


SAMBOLA (Soundex S514) — See also ABOLAFIA, ABSALOM, ABSOLAM, BOLA, BOLACK, BOLAN, BOLAND, BOLANDER, BOLANOS, BOLARD, CIMBALO, DAMBOLA, LAMBOLEY, SAMBERG, SAMBORNE, SAMBORSKI, SAMBROWSKI, SIMBOLE, WAMBOLDT, ZAMBELLI, ZAMBELLO.

  SAMBOLA: See also Thomas Sambola Jones


SAMBORNE (Soundex S516) — See also AMBERSON, AMBORSKI, BORNE, CIAMBRONE, GAMBORI, HAMBORSKY, JAMBOR, LAMBORN, ORNE, SAMBERG, SAMBOLA, SAMBORSKI, SAMBROWSKI, SANBORNE, SOMBORN, ZAMBARANO, ZAMBRANO.

  SAMBORNE: See also Walter Pellew Stukeley Palmer-Samborne


SAMBORSKI (Soundex S516) — See also AMBORSKI, BORSKI, GAMBORI, HAMBORSKY, JAMBOR, KASIBORSKI, LAMBORN, SAMBERG, SAMBOLA, SAMBORNE, SAMBROWSKI, ZABORSKI.

  Samborski, Merion Robert — of Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Illinois state senate 23rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SAMBROWSKI (Soundex S516) — See also AMBROWSKI, BROWSE, BROWSER, CYMBROWITZ, DABROWSKA, DABROWSKI, DEMBROW, DEMBROWSKI, DOMBROW, DOMBROWSKI, SAMBERG, SAMBOLA, SAMBORNE, SAMBORSKI, WIMBROW, ZEBROWSKI.

  Sambrowski, Michael — of Illinois. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 5th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.


SAMEER (Soundex S560) — See also ARMES, MARES, MARSE, MARSEE, MASER, MEARS, MEER, MEERMANS, MEERS, MEERSMAN, MERAS, REAMS, SAMER, SAMIR, VERMEER, VERMEERISCH, ZEHMER.

  SAMEER: See also Sameer Kanal


SAMEK (Soundex S520) — See also ADAMEK, KASEM, MASEK, OZIMEK, SAMER, SAMES, SCHRAMEK, SCIMECA, SIMCHA, SIMCOE, SUMCHAI, SUMIKO, ZEMKE, ZIOMEK, ZUMACH.

  Samek, Robert P. — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


SAMEL (Soundex S540) — See also ALMES, AMSEL, KAMEL, MALES, MASEL, MASSELL, MEALS, MELAS, MESSAL, SALEEM, SALEM, SAMELE, SAMOL, SAMSEL, SAMUEL, SAMUELL, SAMUIL, SAMUL, SMALE, SMEAL, ZEMEL, ZEMMOL.

  Samel, Dorothy A. — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1978. Female. Still living as of 1978.


SAMELE (Soundex S540) — See also JAMELE, MEASEL, MELE, SAMEL, SAMOL, SAMUEL, SAMUELL, SAMUIL, SAMUL, ZEMEL, ZEMMOL.

  SAMELE: See also Samele Ambrose


SAMENGA (Soundex S552) — See also GESSAMAN, MAMMENGA, MENGACCI, REBSAMEN.

  Samenga, Alfred F. — of Nassau County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Nassau County 1st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SAMER (Soundex S560) — See also AMER, ARMES, CASAMERE, GAMER, KAMER, MARES, MARSE, MARSEE, MASER, MEARS, MERAS, MERKSAMER, REAMS, SAMEER, SAMEK, SAMIR, SAMLER, SAMPER, SANER, SEMER, SIMER, SOMER, SPAMER, ZEHMER.

  SAMER: See also Samer E. Khalaf


SAMES (Soundex S520) — See also AMES, CEYMES, GAMES, JAMES, SAMEK, SAMMIS, SAMS, SEMMES, SHAMES, SIMES, SOMES, SYMES, SYMMES.

  Sames, Albert Morris (1873-1958) — also known as Albert M. Sames — of Solomonville, Graham County, Ariz.; Douglas, Cochise County, Ariz. Born in Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill., February 9, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; assistant prosecuting attorney; Arizona Republican state chair, 1918-20; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1920; superior court judge in Arizona, 1921-31; U.S. District Judge for Arizona, 1931-46; took senior status 1946. Died March 16, 1958 (age 85 years, 35 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article


SAMFORD (Soundex S516) — See also BAMFORD, BAMFORTH, COMFORD, FORD, KAMFERBEEK, LINGAMFELTER, MUMFORD, PUMFORD, RUMFORD, SANFORD, THOMFORDE.

  Samford, Thomas Drake (1868-1947) — also known as Thomas D. Samford — of Opelika, Lee County, Ala. Born in Auburn, Lee County, Ala., November 2, 1868. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Alabama Democratic State Executive Committee, 1896-98; president, Bank of Opelika, 1911-12; director, Lowe & Samford Grocery Co.; U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama, 1913-24, 1934-42. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias. Died February 26, 1947 (age 78 years, 116 days). Interment at Rosemere Cemetery, Opelika, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of William James Samford and Caroline Elizabeth (Drake) Samford (1847-1940); brother of William Hodges Samford; married, July 5, 1899, to Louise Andrew Westcott; grandnephew of James Ferguson Dowdell and William Crawford Dowdell; great-grandson of John Hodges Drake (1767-1859); first cousin once removed of James Render Dowdell; second cousin of Armstead Brown.
  Political family: Dowdell-Samford family of Auburn, Alabama.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Samford, William Hodges (1866-1940) — of Troy, Pike County, Ala.; Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Born in Auburn, Lee County, Ala., August 7, 1866. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Alabama Democratic State Executive Committee, 1900-05; delegate to Alabama state constitutional convention, 1901; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1904; Judge, Alabama Court of Appeals, 1917-36. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Alpha Tau Omega. Died February 2, 1940 (age 73 years, 179 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Troy, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of William James Samford and Caroline Elizabeth (Drake) Samford (1847-1940); brother of Thomas Drake Samford; married, December 18, 1890, to Kate Connor Park (1869-1933); grandnephew of James Ferguson Dowdell and William Crawford Dowdell; great-grandson of John Hodges Drake (1767-1859); first cousin once removed of James Render Dowdell; second cousin of Armstead Brown.
  Political family: Dowdell-Samford family of Auburn, Alabama.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Samford, William James (1844-1901) — of Alabama. Born in Meriwether County, Ga., September 16, 1844. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1872, 1876; delegate to Alabama state constitutional convention, 1875; U.S. Representative from Alabama 3rd District, 1879-81; member of Alabama state senate, 1892-95; Governor of Alabama, 1900-01; died in office 1901. Died in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala., June 11, 1901 (age 56 years, 268 days). Interment at Rosemere Cemetery, Opelika, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of William Flewellyn Samford (1817-1894) and Susan Lewis (Dowdell) Samford (1822-1897); married, October 31, 1865, to Caroline Elizabeth Drake (1847-1940; granddaughter of John Hodges Drake); father of William Hodges Samford (1866-1940) and Thomas Drake Samford; nephew of James Ferguson Dowdell and William Crawford Dowdell; first cousin of James Render Dowdell; first cousin once removed of Armstead Brown.
  Political family: Dowdell-Samford family of Auburn, Alabama.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


SAMI (Soundex S500) — See also AMIS, AMISS, ASIM, IAMS, IIAMS, ISMA, JESSAMINE, MASI, MASSI, PALANISAMI, ROSAMILIA, SAMA, SAMIA, SAMII, SAMILS, SAMIR, SAMMIE, SAMMY, SANI, SIMA.

  SAMI: See also Sami M. Odeh


SAMIA (Soundex S500) — See also JESSAMINE, PALANISAMI, ROSAMILIA, SAIA, SAMA, SAMI, SAMII, SAMILS, SAMIR, SAMMIE, SAMMY, SANIA.

  SAMIA: See also Samia El-Badry


SAMII (Soundex S500) — See also AMII, AMIS, AMISS, ASIM, IAMS, IIAMS, ISMA, JESSAMINE, MASI, MASSI, PALANISAMI, ROSAMILIA, SAMI, SAMIA, SAMILS, SAMIR, SAMMIE, SAMMY, SIMA.

  Samii, Shayan (born c.1971) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born about 1971. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


SAMILS (Soundex S542) — See also JESSAMINE, MILSAP, MILSAPS, MILSOM, MILSON, MILSTEAD, MILSTEIN, PALANISAMI, ROSAMILIA, SAMI, SAMIA, SAMII, SAMIR, SAMUELS, SMAILS.

  SAMILS: See also Jacob Samils Haldeman


SAMIR (Soundex S560) — See also JESSAMINE, MAIRS, MARIS, PALANISAMI, ROSAMILIA, SAIR, SAMEER, SAMER, SAMI, SAMIA, SAMII, SAMILS, ZEHMER.

  SAMIR: See also Samir Roger Makarem — Samir Singh


SAMLER (Soundex S546) — See also AMSLER, BAMLER, BROESAMLE, LAMMERS, MARSEL, MARSELL, MELLARS, MESLAR, RAMLERSON, SAMER, SAMLOW, SAWMILLER, SEMLER, SIMMLER, STAMLER, TSCHAMLER.

  Samler, Nathaniel V. — of Fairview, Bergen County, N.J. Postmaster at Fairview, N.J., 1903. Burial location unknown.


SAMLOW (Soundex S540) — See also BROESAMLE, DEHMLOW, HAMLOW, KAMLOWSKY, RAMLOFF, RAMLOSE, SAMLER, SIMLEY, SOMLO, SOMLYO.

  Samlow, Edward W. — of Milford, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Milford, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SAMMARONE (Soundex S565) — See also AARONES, ARONER, BARONE, BARONESS, CAMMARATA, CAMMARATO, CAMMAROTA, CARONE, CIMARRON, ELAMMARI, GIAMMARCO, HAMMAR, MACCARONE, MARON, MARONEY, MARONY, SAMMARTINO, SAMMIE, SAMMIS, SAMMON, SAMMONS, SAMMS, SAMMY, ZIMMERN.

  Sammarone, Charles (b. 1943) — also known as Chuck Sammarone — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Born in 1943. Mayor of Youngstown, Ohio, 2011-. Still living as of 2012.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Sammarone, Chuck See Charles Sammarone


SAMMARTINO (Soundex S563) — See also CAMMARATA, CAMMARATO, CAMMAROTA, DEMARTINO, DIMARTINO, ELAMMARI, FORTINO, GIAMMARCO, HAMMAR, MARTINO, MARTINOTTI, MARTINOVICH, SAMMARONE, SAMMIE, SAMMIS, SAMMON, SAMMONS, SAMMS, SAMMY, SHORTINO, SUMMERTON.

  Sammartino, Everette C. — U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island, 1973-78. Still living as of 1978.
  Sammartino, Janis Lynn (b. 1950) — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., 1950. Lawyer; municipal judge in California, 1994-95; superior court judge in California, 1995-2007; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of California, 2007-. Female. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article


SAMMIE (Soundex S500) — See also AMMIE, CAMMIE, GAMMIE, MASSIE, MEAIS, SAMI, SAMIA, SAMII, SAMMARONE, SAMMARTINO, SAMMIS, SAMMON, SAMMONS, SAMMS, SAMMY, TAMMIE.

  SAMMIE: See also Sammie A. Abbott — Mrs. Sammie Gilstrap — Sammie Miller — Sammie E. Roland


SAMMIS (Soundex S520) — See also CEYMES, SAMES, SAMMARONE, SAMMARTINO, SAMMIE, SAMMON, SAMMONS, SAMMS, SAMMY, SEMMES, SIMES, SOMES, SYMES, SYMMES.

  SAMMIS: See also John Sammis Seymour
  Sammis, A. C. — of Port Tampa (now part of Tampa), Hillsborough County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Sammis, Charles T. — of Northport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Northport, N.Y., 1897, 1915-20. Burial location unknown.
  Sammis, Fred R. — of Darien, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. First selectman of Darien, Connecticut; elected 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Sammis, Ida B. — of Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1919; defeated, 1919. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Sammis, J. U. — of Le Mars, Plymouth County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Sammis, Sarah A. — of Mineola, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Mineola, N.Y., 1897. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Sammis, W. H. — of Northport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Northport, N.Y., 1887. Burial location unknown.


SAMMON (Soundex S550) — See also AMMON, AMMOND, AMMONDSON, AMMONS, GAMMON, HAMMON, HAMMOND, HAMMONDS, HAMMONS, LAMMON, MANOS, MASON, MASSON, MCCAMMON, OSMAN, OSSMAN, SAMMARONE, SAMMARTINO, SAMMIE, SAMMIS, SAMMONS, SAMMS, SAMMY, SCAMMON.

  SAMMON: See also John Sammon McKiernan
  Sammon, John J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Progressive. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1905-06; defeated, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Sammon, Victoria Jeanne See Victoria Jeanne Chiment


SAMMONS (Soundex S552) — See also AMMON, AMMOND, AMMONDSON, AMMONS, GAMMON, HAMMON, HAMMOND, HAMMONDS, HAMMONS, LAMMON, MCCAMMON, SAMMARONE, SAMMARTINO, SAMMIE, SAMMIS, SAMMON, SAMMS, SAMMY, SAMSON, SANSOM, SCAMMON, SIMMONS.

  SAMMONS: See also Jonas Galusha — James Smith Havens — Stephen Sutherland Nisbet — John Henry Starin
  Sammons, Benjamin J. — of Sierra County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 22nd District, 1869-73. Burial location unknown.
  Sammons, Bernard — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state senate 5th District, 1957-58; appointed 1957; defeated, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Sammons, Cyrus Baldwin (1825-1881) — also known as Cyrus B. Sammons — of Blue Island, Cook County, Ill. Born in Geddes (now part of Syracuse), Onondaga County, N.Y., November 15, 1825. Merchant; postmaster; village president of Blue Island, Illinois, 1872-73. Universalist. Died in Blue Island, Cook County, Ill., May 31, 1881 (age 55 years, 197 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Johannis Sammons (1786-1845) and Abigail (Smith) Sammons (1795-1864); married, January 1, 1852, to Cynthia Olivia Root (1843-1915); grandnephew of Thomas Sammons; first cousin once removed of Simeon Sammons; second cousin of John Henry Starin (1825-1909).
  Political family: Sammons family of New York.
  Sammons, E. H. — of Blairstown, Henry County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Henry County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sammons, Eddie — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Sammons, Edward J. — of Westfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Sammons, Frederick (1760-1838) — of Montgomery County, N.Y. Born July 4, 1760. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York state assembly from Montgomery County, 1799-1800, 1801-02; Presidential Elector for New York, 1836. Died May 22, 1838 (age 77 years, 322 days). Interment at Sammons Cemetery, Near Johnstown, Montgomery County, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Gordon W. Sammons Sammons, Gordon W. (1896-1974) — of Moundsville, Marshall County, W.Va. Born in Aleppo, Greene County, Pa., July 3, 1896. Republican. Civil engineer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Marshall County, 1951-54, 1963-64; defeated, 1960. Protestant. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Moose; Rotary. Died in 1974 (age about 77 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James J. Sammons and Catherine (Gordon) Sammons; married 1939 to Cecilia Rodgers.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Sammons, Harvey A. — of Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Sammons, Hume L. — of Kentland, Newton County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Sammons, L. T. — of Holdenville, Hughes County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Sammons, Lafayette — of Jonesboro, Craighead County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sammons, Simeon (1811-1881) — of Fonda, Montgomery County, N.Y. Born in Fonda, Montgomery County, N.Y., May 23, 1811. Democrat. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of New York state assembly from Montgomery County, 1865; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1868. Died in Fonda, Montgomery County, N.Y., March 9, 1881 (age 69 years, 290 days). Interment at Sammons Cemetery, Near Johnstown, Montgomery County, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Sammons (1762-1838) and Mary (Wood) Sammons (1773-1851); married, December 24, 1835, to Barbara Gross (1815-1895); uncle of John Henry Starin; first cousin once removed of Cyrus Baldwin Sammons.
  Political family: Sammons family of New York.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sammons, Thomas (1762-1838) — of New York. Born in Shamenkop, Ulster County, N.Y., October 1, 1762. Democrat. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1801; U.S. Representative from New York, 1803-07, 1809-13 (13th District 1803-07, 9th District 1809-13). Died near Johnstown, Montgomery County, N.Y., November 20, 1838 (age 76 years, 50 days). Interment at Sammons Cemetery, Near Johnstown, Montgomery County, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Sampson Sammons (1722-1795) and Rachel (Schoonmaker) Sammons (1725-1822); married, December 16, 1792, to Mary Wood (1773-1851); father of Simeon Sammons; grandfather of John Henry Starin; granduncle of Cyrus Baldwin Sammons (1825-1881).
  Political family: Sammons family of New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sammons, Thomas N. (1863-1935) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 7, 1863. Telegraph operator; newspaper reporter; newspaper editor and publisher; U.S. Consul General in Newchwang, 1905-06; Seoul, 1907-09; Yokohama, 1909-11; Shanghai, 1913-19; Melbourne, 1919-23. Died October 15, 1935 (age 72 years, 250 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Sammons (1826-1888) and Julia (Flynn) Sammons (1828-1881); married, October 30, 1888, to Elizabeth Wheeler (1864-1940).
  Sammons, William E., Jr. — of Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sammons, William S. — of Adrian, Lenawee County, Mich. Mayor of Adrian, Mich., 1866-67, 1868-69. Burial location unknown.


SAMMS (Soundex S520) — See also MIMMS, SAMMARONE, SAMMARTINO, SAMMIE, SAMMIS, SAMMON, SAMMONS, SAMMY, SAMS, SIMMS, SYMMS, TAMMS, TIMMS.

  Samms, Roy Stuart, Jr. (b. 1915) — also known as Roy S. Samms, Jr. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., May 21, 1915. Republican. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County; defeated, 1940; elected 1942; defeated, 1946. Baptist. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Phi Alpha Delta. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Roy Stuart Samms and Elsie (Van Fleet) Samms.


SAMMY (Soundex S500) — See also MAYS, MCCLAMMY, SAMI, SAMIA, SAMII, SAMMARONE, SAMMARTINO, SAMMIE, SAMMIS, SAMMON, SAMMONS, SAMMS, SUMMY.

  SAMMY: See also Sammy D. Dalton — Sammy Davis, Jr. — Sammy C. Fragale


SAMOFF (Soundex S510) — See also GRISAMORE, KASAMOTO, LEBAMOFF, ROSAMOND, ROSAMONDE, SAMOL, SAMONA, SAMORA.

  Samoff, Bernard — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 5th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SAMOL (Soundex S540) — See also AMOLE, GRISAMORE, KASAMOTO, LAMOLIATTE, LOMAS, MASLO, ROSAMOND, ROSAMONDE, SALMO, SALOOM, SAMEL, SAMELE, SAMOFF, SAMONA, SAMORA, SAMPOL, SAMUEL, SAMUELL, SAMUIL, SAMUL, ZEMEL, ZEMMOL.

  Samol, Robert J. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1970. Still living as of 1970.


SAMONA (Soundex S550) — See also AMASON, CIMINO, CIMMINO, GRISAMORE, KASAMOTO, ROSAMOND, ROSAMONDE, SALMONA, SAMOFF, SAMOL, SAMORA, SIMONEAU, ZIMANYI.

  Samona, Joseph Peter — of Novi, Oakland County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Novi, Mich., 2013. Still living as of 2013.


SAMORA (Soundex S560) — See also GRISAMORE, KASAMOTO, LAMORA, MASSARO, MORA, ROSAMOND, ROSAMONDE, SAMARA, SAMOFF, SAMOL, SAMONA, XIOMARA, ZAMORA.

  Samora, Teresa — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


SAMP (Soundex S510) — See also CAMP, CIAMPA, CIAMPI, KAMP, MAPS, SAMPAS, SAMPAT, SAMPER, SAMPITE, SAMPLE, SAMPLES, SAMPOL, SAMPSON, SHAMP, STAMP, SWAMP.

  Samp, Edward J. — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SAMPAS (Soundex S512) — See also BUMPAS, CAMPAS, COMPAS, IMPASTATO, SAMP, SAMPAT, SAMPER, SAMPITE, SAMPLE, SAMPLES, SAMPOL, SAMPSON, TEMPAS, TRUMPASS.

  Sampas, Dorothy Myers (b. 1933) — Born in 1933. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Mauritania, 1994. Female. Still living as of 2006.
  Relatives: Married to James George Sampas (c.1927-2006).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


SAMPAT (Soundex S513) — See also SAMP, SAMPAS, SAMPER, SAMPITE, SAMPLE, SAMPLES, SAMPOL, SAMPSON, ZAMPTY.

  SAMPAT: See also Sampat Shivangi


SAMPER (Soundex S516) — See also CAMPER, KAMPER, SAMER, SAMP, SAMPAS, SAMPAT, SAMPITE, SAMPLE, SAMPLES, SAMPOL, SAMPSON, SPAMER, STAMPER.

  SAMPER: See also Walter Joseph Donnelly


SAMPER-HORRORA (Soundex S516)

  SAMPER-HORRORA: See also Walter Joseph Donnelly


SAMPITE (Soundex S513) — See also KUMPITSCH, PITEL, SAMP, SAMPAS, SAMPAT, SAMPER, SAMPLE, SAMPLES, SAMPOL, SAMPSON, ZAMPTY.

  Sampite, Joe See Joseph Michael Sampite
  Sampite, Joseph Michael — also known as Joe Sampite — of Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish, La. Democrat. Mayor of Natchitoches, La., 1980-2000. Still living as of 2000.


SAMPLE (Soundex S514) — See also CIAMPOLI, LAMPLE, LAMPLEY, MAPLES, SAMP, SAMPAS, SAMPAT, SAMPER, SAMPITE, SAMPLES, SAMPOL, SAMPSON, SEMPLE, STAMPLEY, WAMPLER.

  SAMPLE: See also George Whelan Anderson, Jr. — Sample Bouvard Forbus — Sample Orr — Daniel Webster Turner
  Sample, A. Neal — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 15th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Sample, Alfred — Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, Alice C. — of Millvale, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, Chester A. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 7th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, Dorothy Eaton — of Pinellas County, Fla. Republican. Member of Florida state house of representatives 61st District; elected 1978. Female. Still living as of 1978.
  Sample, E. P. — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, Frank, Jr. — of Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln County, Maine. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Sample, Frank — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Sample, Frank L. — of Teaneck, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, George W. (d. 1945) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Lawyer; circuit judge in Michigan 22nd Circuit, 1918-45; died in office 1945. Died May 16, 1945. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, Harold R. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Honorary Consul for Mexico in Providence, R.I., 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, John G. — of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Lafayette, Ind., 1884-85. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, John Smith (1895-1963) — also known as John S. Sample — of Saco, Madison County, Mo.; Jewett, Madison County, Mo.; Mineral Point, Washington County, Mo. Born in Fredericktown, Madison County, Mo., June 14, 1895. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; farmer; stockman; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1941-48, 1954-58 (Madison County 1941-48, Washington County 1954-58); defeated, 1948; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Member, Farm Bureau; Freemasons. Died, from cor pulmonale, due to chronic emphysema and asthma, in Bonne Terre Hospital, Bonne Terre, St. Francois County, Mo., May 31, 1963 (age 67 years, 351 days). Interment at Marcus Memorial Cemetery, Fredericktown, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Ezekiel Alexander Sample (1861-1928) and Ada Caroline (Smith) Sample (1861-1966); married to Della Berry (1899-1986).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sample, Neal See A. Neal Sample
  Sample, Samuel Caldwell (1796-1855) — also known as Samuel C. Sample — of South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind. Born in Elkton, Cecil County, Md., August 15, 1796. Whig. Carpenter; lawyer; circuit judge in Indiana, 1836-43; U.S. Representative from Indiana 9th District, 1843-45; banker. Died in South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind., December 2, 1855 (age 59 years, 109 days). Interment at City Cemetery, South Bend, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sample, Thomas — of Allegheny (now part of Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa. Mayor of Allegheny, Pa., 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, Wallace — of Fort Pierce, St. Lucie County, Fla. Mayor of Fort Pierce, Fla., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, William — of Coshocton County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Coshocton County, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Sample, Mrs. William — of Morehead, Rowan County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.


SAMPLES (Soundex S514) — See also LAMPLE, LAMPLEY, SAMP, SAMPAS, SAMPAT, SAMPER, SAMPITE, SAMPLE, SAMPOL, SAMPSON, STAMPLEY, TEMPLES, WAMPLER.

  SAMPLES: See also Randy Schoonover
  Samples, Ed — of Elizabeth, Wirt County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Wirt County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Samples, Floyd J. — of West Virginia. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 9th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Samples, Frank P. — of Phenix City, Russell County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Samples, Greg — of Tennessee. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 2nd District, 1994, 1998; Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1996. Still living as of 1998.
  Samples, Harvey — of Clay County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 5th District, 1877; member of West Virginia state senate 6th District, 1881-84. Burial location unknown.
  Samples, Ken — of Davis, Murray County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


SAMPOL (Soundex S514) — See also CAMPOLO, CIAMPOLI, SAMOL, SAMP, SAMPAS, SAMPAT, SAMPER, SAMPITE, SAMPLE, SAMPLES, SAMPSON, SEMPLE, SOMPOLINSKY, STAMPOLIS, WAMPOLD, WAMPOLE.

  Sampol, William — Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1970 (Conservative, 11th District), 1972 (Conservative, 16th District), 1990 (Republican, 6th District). Still living as of 1990.


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