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SAMPSON (Soundex S512) — See also HAMPSON, LAMPSON, SAMP, SAMPAS, SAMPAT, SAMPER, SAMPITE, SAMPLE, SAMPLES, SAMPOL, SAMSON, SIMPSON, SIMPSSON.

  SAMPSON: See also Samuel Forbes Adam — Frank Tinsley Baker — Sampson Hale Butler — Sampson Reed Child — Abram William Foote — Buell Gordon Gallagher — Sampson Willis Harris — Sampson W. Harris — Charles Sampson Hartman — Sampson W. Hopper — Herbert Augustus Hulet — Sampson Jackson — Samuel S. Kenworthy — Avis Lavelle-Sampson — Sampson Marks — Sampson N. Miller — Richard Sampson Norval — Sampson Perkins — Fred Sampson Purnell — Sampson C. Russell — Sampson Snyder
  Sampson, A. J. See Archibald Johnson Sampson
  Sampson, Amelia — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Cheshire, 1934, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Anthony — of Waseca County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 13, 1877. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Archibald Johnson (1839-1921) — also known as Archibald J. Sampson; A. J. Sampson — of Sedalia, Pettis County, Mo.; Colorado; Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born near Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio, June 21, 1839. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Colorado state attorney general, 1877-79; U.S. Minister to Ecuador, 1897-1905. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Freemasons. Died, from acute nephritis and pneumonia, in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., December 24, 1921 (age 82 years, 186 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Riverside Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Married 1866 to Kate I. Turner (died 1886); married 1891 to Frances S. Wood.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Sampson, Ashley — of Monroe County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, B. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 41, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Clark H. — Republican. Chair, Arrangements Committee, Republican National Convention, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Daniel B. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly from Dutchess County 2nd District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, DeMetris — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Sampson, E. K. — of Minnesota. Republican. Candidate in primary for secretary of state of Minnesota, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Edith S. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Sampson, Ernesto — of Richmond, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Sampson, Ezekiel Silas (1831-1892) — also known as Ezekiel S. Sampson — of Sigourney, Keokuk County, Iowa. Born in Huron County, Ohio, December 6, 1831. Republican. Lawyer; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; district judge in Iowa 6th District, 1867-75; U.S. Representative from Iowa 6th District, 1875-79. Died in Sigourney, Keokuk County, Iowa, October 7, 1892 (age 60 years, 306 days). Interment at Prairie Grove Cemetery, Sigourney, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Mary Polly (Merrifield) Sampson (1788-1870) and Ezekiel Sampson (1793-1853).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sampson, Flem D. See Flemon Davis Sampson
  Sampson, Flemon Davis (1875-1967) — also known as Flem D. Sampson — of Barbourville, Knox County, Ky. Born near London, Laurel County, Ky., January 25, 1875. Republican. Knox County Judge, 1906-10; district judge in Kentucky 34th District, 1912-16; Judge, Kentucky Court of Appeals, 1917-24; Governor of Kentucky, 1927-31; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1928, 1932, 1936 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Elks. Died in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., May 25, 1967 (age 92 years, 120 days). Interment at Barbourville Cemetery, Barbourville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Sampson and Emoline (Kellums) Sampson; married, September 20, 1897, to Susie Steele.
  Sampson, Floyd G. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Sampson, Frank J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Frank S. See Franklin S. Sampson
  Sampson, Franklin S. — also known as Frank S. Sampson — of Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Yates County, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Garry — of Lehi, Utah County, Utah. Candidate for mayor of Lehi, Utah, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Sampson, George R. — of Middleboro, Plymouth County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Seventh Plymouth District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Isidor — of Ulster County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Ulster County 1st District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, J. E. — of Kentucky. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 11th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Jacob N. — of Adrian, Lenawee County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Adrian, Mich., 1903; circuit judge in Michigan 39th Circuit, 1927-29. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Jessica — Socialist. Young Socialist Alliance candidate for U.S. Representative from Arizona 2nd District, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Sampson, John L. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state senate 19th District; elected 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Sampson, John R. — of Bennettsville, Marlboro County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Bennettsville, S.C., 1878-81. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Julian E. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Missouri 12th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, Lammon E. — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Republican. Postmaster at Tacoma, Wash., 1884-88. Burial location unknown.
Nicholas Sampson Sampson, Nicholas (b. 1844) — of Madison, Lake County, S.Dak. Born in Sweden, January 5, 1844. Republican. Farmer; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 19th District, 1901-04. Swedish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Sampson, Oscar C. — of Marysville, Union County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Sampson, Steven — of Nevada. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Sampson, Warner J. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, William — of Goochland County, Va. Delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Goochland County, 1788. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, William — of Middlesboro, Bell County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, William J., Jr. — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sampson, William Wallace (1841-1924) — also known as William W. Sampson — of Malden, Middlesex County, Mass.; Turner, Androscoggin County, Maine. Born in Turner, Androscoggin County, Maine, September 12, 1841. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; postmaster at Malden, Mass., 1890-99. Member, Freemasons. Died in Middleboro, Plymouth County, Mass., February 23, 1924 (age 82 years, 164 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Weymouth, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Elisha Sampson (1797-1847) and Sylvia (Gurney) Sampson (1802-1870); married, October 5, 1864, to Loreta Adelaide Loud (1845-1866); married to Emma B. Reed (1851-1924).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sampson, Zabdiel (1781-1828) — of Plymouth, Plymouth County, Mass. Born in Plympton, Plymouth County, Mass., August 22, 1781. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1817-20; resigned 1820; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1820-28; died in office 1828. Died in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Mass., July 19, 1828 (age 46 years, 332 days). Interment at Burial Hill, Plymouth, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


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