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SARGENT (Soundex S625) — See also ARGEN, ARGENT, ARGENTA, ARGENTO, ARGENZIANO, FARGEN, GANSERT, GENT, LARGENT, MARGENE, MARGENOT, MARTINDEARGENTA, SARG, SARGE, SARGEANT, SARGEWITZ, SARGINSON, SARGIS, SARGUS, SARJEANT, SEARGENT, SERGENT, STANGER, STRANGE, SURGENT.

  SARGENT: See also Robert Sargent Barkell — John Henry Bartlett — Horace Bemis — George Prescott Carrel — Frank Dunklee Currier — David Henshaw — John Winthrop Jones — Sargent S. Morton — Abraham Lincoln Osgood — John Sargent Pillsbury — Willis Arthur Ricker — John Benjamin Sanborn — Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr. — Nathaniel Tompkins
  Sargent, Aaron Augustus (1827-1887) — also known as "The Senator for the Southern Pacific Railroad" — of Nevada City, Nevada County, Calif. Born in Newburyport, Essex County, Mass., September 28, 1827. Republican. Newspaper editor; lawyer; member of California state senate, 1856; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1860; U.S. Representative from California, 1861-63, 1869-73 (at-large 1861-63, 2nd District 1869-73); U.S. Senator from California, 1873-79; U.S. Minister to Germany, 1882-84. Died in San Francisco, Calif., August 14, 1887 (age 59 years, 320 days). Original interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; Cremated; ashes scattered; cenotaph at Pioneer Cemetery, Nevada City, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Aaron Peaslee Sargent (1800-1863) and Elizabeth (Stanwood) Sargent; married, March 14, 1852, to Ellen Swett Clark; second cousin once removed of Charles Rowell; second cousin thrice removed of Daniel Davis; third cousin twice removed of Abel Merrill and Noah Davis; fourth cousin once removed of Anthony Colby, James Shepard Pike, Frederick Augustus Pike, Joseph Pomeroy Root and Sanford Winslow Abbey (1857-1935).
  Political families: Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire; Sargent-Webster-Rowell family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sargent, Bill — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 14th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Sargent, Charles — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Postmaster at Belleville, Ill., 1839-40. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Charles F. — of Richmond Heights, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Richmond Heights, Mo., 1980-81. Still living as of 1981.
  Sargent, Claire — of Arizona. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Arizona, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Sargent, Clara — of West Branch, Ogemaw County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Clarence Elmer (1887-1957) — also known as Clarence E. Sargent — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif.; San Francisco, Calif.; Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Yokohama, Japan, of American parents, November 1, 1887. U.S. Consular Marshal in Newchwang, 1909-11; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Newchwang, 1910-11; electrician. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., September 22, 1957 (age 69 years, 325 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edric Avlene Sargent (1848-1913) and Belinda (Lupton) Sargent (1851-1939); married to Ruth Catteral; second cousin five times removed of Benjamin Huntington (1736-1800); third cousin thrice removed of Benjamin Franklin Flanders.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Sargent, Clifford B. — of Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 1st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Daniel — Massachusetts state treasurer, 1817-22. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Daniel D. — U.S. Consular Agent in Matthew Town, as of 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Daniel W. — of Oxford, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 46th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Sargent, David — of Chittenden, Rutland County, Vt. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Sargent, Donald William — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 5th District, 1961; candidate in primary for Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 2nd District, 1964; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 69th District, 1970, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Sargent, E. M. — of Grundy Center, Grundy County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Eaton Dudley (1870-1944) — also known as Eaton D. Sargent — of Winchendon, Worcester County, Mass.; Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H.; Crescent City, Putnam County, Fla. Born in Bradford, Orange County, Vt., August 13, 1870. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1918; mayor of Nashua, N.H., 1924-27; candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, 1926, 1928; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1928 (member, Credentials Committee); candidate for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 2nd District, 1930. Member, Freemasons; Rotary. Died of heart failure while pruning an orange tree, in Crescent City, Putnam County, Fla., March 27, 1944 (age 73 years, 227 days). Interment at Edgewood Cemetery, Nashua, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew P. Sargent (1826-1886) and Mary Julina (Bean) Sargent (1831-1911); married, September 18, 1901, to Clara Josephine Marsh Gage (1870-1960); third cousin thrice removed of Abel Merrill; fourth cousin once removed of Benjamin Franklin Flanders (1816-1896).
  Political families: Eastman family; Flanders family of Vermont; Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Sargent, Edmund F. — of Franklin County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Franklin County, 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Edward — of Chama, Rio Arriba County, N.M. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from New Mexico, 1924; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1940 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Edward L. — Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Emmet District; elected 1926; defeated in primary, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Everett See Jonathan Everett Sargent
  Sargent, Francis Williams (1915-1998) — also known as Francis W. Sargent — of Dover, Norfolk County, Mass. Born July 29, 1915. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1967-69; Governor of Massachusetts, 1969-75; defeated, 1974; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972 (delegation chair). Died October 21, 1998 (age 83 years, 84 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Dover, Mass.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Sargent, Franklin D. — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, George B. — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. Mayor of Davenport, Iowa, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, George D. — of Falmouth Foreside, Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at Falmouth Foreside, Maine, 1889-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, George L. — of Dover, Norfolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956, 1960 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Gilbert — of Alexandria, Clark County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Clark County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Sargent, Goldie — of Ingham County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state senate 14th District, 1934; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 1st District, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, H. S. — of Stockton, San Joaquin County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, H. Wesley — of Broad Brook, East Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Insurance agent; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Windsor, 1941. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Harry G. — of Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Mayor of Concord, N.H., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Henry (1881-1951) — of Broad Brook, East Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Ireland, 1881. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Windsor, 1925-26. Died in 1951 (age about 70 years). Interment at Melrose Cemetery, East Windsor, Conn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sargent, Henry C. — of East Aurora, Erie County, N.Y. Postmaster at East Aurora, N.Y., 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Henry W. — of Sedgwick, Hancock County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Horace B. — Greenback candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Ignatius — of Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Isaac (1769-1821) — of Washington County, N.Y. Born February 28, 1769. Physician; member of New York state assembly, 1799-1800, 1801-03, 1805-06, 1810-11, 1814-15, 1816-18 (Washington County 1799-1800, 1801-03, 1805-06, 1810-11, Washington and Warren counties 1814-15, 1816-18). Died in Fort Ann, Washington County, N.Y., February 4, 1821 (age 51 years, 342 days). Interment at Otis Cemetery, Fort Ann, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Sargent (1739-1809) and Fear (Gibbs) Sargent (1743-1799); married 1792 to Lydia Robards; married 1797 to Mary 'Polly' Bacon; father of Julia Ann Sargent (who married Ira Chandler Backus (1805-1866)).
  Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Conger family of New York; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sargent, Isaac — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 23rd District, 1908-09; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 10th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, J. C. — of California. Member of California state assembly 23rd District, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, J. Everett See Jonathan Everett Sargent
  Sargent, James — of Clermont County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Clermont County, 1802; member of Ohio state senate from Clermont County, 1803-07. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, James C. — Member, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1956-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, James E. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, James P. — of Santa Clara County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 7th District, 1871-73. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Jean Feni (1879-1954) — also known as Jean F. Sargent — of Gettysburg, Potter County, S.Dak. Born in Hurley, Turner County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.), December 23, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1920; member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1923-24, 1951-54 (38th District 1923-24, 26th District 1951-52, 24th District 1953-54); died in office 1954. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Gettysburg, Potter County, S.Dak., April 21, 1954 (age 74 years, 119 days). Interment at Gettysburg Cemetery, Gettysburg, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of Junia Sargent (1843-1915) and Ida Mariah (Dack) Sargent (1856-1932); married, June 24, 1908, to Mary Alice 'Matie' Spotts (1880-1961).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sargent, Jefferson W. — of Kennebunk, York County, Maine. Born in Maine. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1875-81. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Jesse S. — of Jefferson County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jefferson County, 1925-26. Burial location unknown.
John G. Sargent Sargent, John Garibaldi (1860-1939) — also known as John G. Sargent — of Ludlow, Windsor County, Vt. Born in Ludlow, Windsor County, Vt., October 13, 1860. Republican. Lawyer; Windsor County State's Attorney, 1898-1900; Vermont secretary of civil and military affairs, 1900-02; Vermont state attorney general, 1908-12; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1924; U.S. Attorney General, 1925-29. Universalist. Member, Zeta Psi. Died in Ludlow, Windsor County, Vt., March 5, 1939 (age 78 years, 143 days). Interment at Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of John Henman Sargent and Ann Eliza (Henley) Sargent; married, August 4, 1887, to Mary L. Gordon.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Sargent, John Ignatius (b. 1848) — also known as John I. Sargent — Born in Nassau, Bahamas, September 29, 1848. Not U.S. citizen; commission merchant; U.S. Consular Agent in Matthew Town, 1874-85, 1910-11. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Mrs. Jolan — of Brighton, Livingston County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1957. Female. Still living as of 1957.
  Sargent, Jonathan Everett — also known as J. Everett Sargent — of Wentworth, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 11th District, 1854-55; justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1859-73; chief justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1873-74. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Joseph Bradford (1822-1907) — also known as Joseph B. Sargent — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Leicester, Worcester County, Mass., December 14, 1822. Democrat. Hardware manufacturer; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1891-94. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 15, 1907 (age 84 years, 213 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Collier Lewis (1831-1874) and Florence Van Karajan.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sargent, Joseph L. — of Dracut, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Nathaniel Peaslee (d. 1791) — of Massachusetts. Justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1782-91; chief justice of Massachusetts supreme judicial court, 1790-91. Died in 1791. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Percy G. — of Sedgwick, Hancock County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state senate 14th District, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, R. C. — of San Joaquin County, Calif. Member of California state assembly, 1871-73, 1875-80, 1881-83 (11th District 1871-73, 16th District 1875-80, 1881-83). Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Ralph, Jr. — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Richard B. — Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly 34th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Sargent, Robert J., Jr. — of Beatrice, Gage County, Neb. Mayor of Beatrice, Neb., 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Sargent, Roy K. — of Danbury, Merrimack County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Danbury, 1948; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Danbury, 1956; elected New Hampshire state house of representatives from Danbury 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Su — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 3rd District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Sargent, Walter J. — of Brewer, Penobscot County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Penobscot County (2nd), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Wesley See H. Wesley Sargent
  Sargent, William G. — of Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M. Mayor of Santa Fe, N.M., 1914-18. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, William H. — of Castine, Hancock County, Maine. Born in Maine. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1870-81. Burial location unknown.
  Sargent, Willis Hubbard (1896-1976) — also known as Willis H. Sargent — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y.; Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., October 11, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County 2nd District, 1925-33; member of California state assembly, 1930; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1940; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Presbyterian. Died in Wellesley Island, Jefferson County, N.Y., August 22, 1976 (age 79 years, 316 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Frank C. Sargent (died 1910; lawyer).
Winthrop Sargent Sargent, Winthrop (1753-1820) — of Ohio. Born in Gloucester, Essex County, Mass., May 1, 1753. Ship captain; major in Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; secretary of Northwest Territory, 1788-98; Governor of Mississippi Territory, 1798-1801; planter. Died on board ship at sea in the Gulf of Mexico, June 3, 1820 (age 67 years, 33 days). Interment at Gloucester Plantation Cemetery, Natchez, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Winthrop Sargent (1727-1793) and Judith (Sanders) Sargent (1731-1793); married, June 13, 1789, to Rebecca Rowena Tupper; married, October 24, 1798, to Maria (McIntosh) Williams; first cousin twice removed of John Winthrop Jones (1817-1887).
  Political family: Peters-Sargent family of Ellsworth, Maine.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: U.S. postage stamp


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