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Starr

STARR (Soundex S360) — See also ARTS, RATTS, STAIR, STAR, STARK, STARN, STARRATT, STARRET, STARRETT, STARRY, STAYER, STEHR, STORR, STURR, TARR, TRASS.

  STARR: See also Eli Starr Barnum — Burdette Burt Bliss — John L. Carey — Andrew Gould Chatfield — Cyrenus Garritt Darling — Jonathan Starr Fairchild — Starr Ferry — John Patterson Gallup — Starr W. Gruner — William Wirt Hastings — H. Starr Holcombe — Starr Hoyt — Return Jonathan Meigs, Sr. — William Starr Miller — Starr Nichols — William Vernon Phillips — Galen Starr Ross — Dave Starr Seely — Kacie Starr-Triplett — Frederick Seymour Wildman
  Starr, A. D. — of Vallejo, Solano County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, A. M. — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Mayor of Portland, Ore., 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Alfred — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Ambrose M. — of East Hampton, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hampton; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Archie — of Kahoka, Clark County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Clark County, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, B. H. — of Gahanna, Franklin County, Ohio. Postmaster at Gahanna, Ohio, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Benjamin Franklin (1867-1932) — also known as Benjamin F. Starr — of Corry, Erie County, Pa. Born in Lisburn, Cumberland County, Pa., August 18, 1867. Owner and manager, Starr Granite Works; mayor of Corry, Pa., 1932; died in office 1932. Member, Rotary; Freemasons. Seemingly uninjured in an automobile accident which overturned his car, he collapsed and died a few minutes later, possibly from a head injury or heart attack, in Rome Township, Crawford County, Pa., July 27, 1932 (age 64 years, 344 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Corry, Pa.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Relatives: Son of James Starr and Anna Starr; married 1896 to Ruth Treat.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Starr, Bruce — of Hillsboro, Washington County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Starr, Chandler — of Albany County, N.Y.; New York, New York County, N.Y. Whig. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1829; delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; member, Balloting Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Charles — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Charles — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 1st District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Starr, Chester G. — of Audrain County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Czar — of Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brookfield, 1838. Died in Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, David G. — of Sullivan County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Sullivan County, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Elihu W. N. — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Postmaster at Middletown, Conn., 1841-42. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Elisha — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Whig. Postmaster at Milwaukee, Wis., 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Emil — of Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Starr, Ezra M. — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Danbury, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Frederick — of Monroe County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County, 1842. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Gary — of Nampa, Canyon County, Idaho. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Idaho, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Starr, George — of Warren, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Warren, 1823, 1825, 1828-29. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, George — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Danbury, 1858. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, George — of Coldwater, Branch County, Mich. Mayor of Coldwater, Mich., 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, George — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, George E. — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Washington Democratic state chair, 1931; postmaster at Seattle, Wash., 1934-54 (acting, 1934-36). Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Gerald F. — of Anne Arundel County, Md. American candidate for Maryland state senate District 6-A, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Starr, H. James (1931-2009) — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich.; East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Bedford, Lawrence County, Ind., July 11, 1931. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives 57th District, 1965-66; defeated, 1966; candidate in primary for mayor of Lansing, Mich., 1969. Died July 20, 2009 (age 78 years, 9 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1958 to Phyllis Anne McConnell.
  Starr, Henry — of California. Member of California state assembly 9th District, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Henry A. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Postmaster at Milwaukee, Wis., 1866-70. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Henry N. — of Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill. Democrat. Mayor of Rockford, Ill., 1891-93. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, I. M. — of Decatur, DeKalb County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, J. V. — of St. Joseph, Berrien County, Mich. Democrat. Mayor of St. Joseph, Mich.; elected 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, James See H. James Starr
  Starr, James Harper (1809-1890) — of Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Tex.; Marshall, Harrison County, Tex. Born in New Hartford, Litchfield County, Conn., December 18, 1809. Texas Republic Secretary of the Treasury, 1839-40. Died July 25, 1890 (age 80 years, 219 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Marshall, Tex.
  Starr County, Tex. is named for him.
  Starr, Jana Kay — of Nashville, Howard County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Starr, Jim — of Calhoun, Gordon County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, John — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, John Farson (1818-1904) — also known as John F. Starr — of Camden, Camden County, N.J. Born in Pennsylvania, 1818. Republican. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1863-67. Died in 1904 (age about 86 years). Interment at Harleigh Cemetery, Camden, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Starr, John G. — of Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District, 1950; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 17th Circuit, 1959. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, John J. — of Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Simsbury; elected 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Johnathan — of Wailuku, Island of Maui, Maui County, Hawaii. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Starr, Julius S. — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill. Born in New York. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1888; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 5th Illinois District, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Kenneth Winston (b. 1946) — also known as Kenneth W. Starr — of Washington, D.C. Born in Vernon, Wilbarger County, Tex., July 21, 1946. Lawyer; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1983-89; resigned 1989; U.S. Solicitor General, 1989-93. Member, American Bar Association; Order of the Coif; Phi Delta Phi; Delta Phi Epsilon; Federalist Society. Independent counsel appointed to investigate President Bill Clinton's involvement in the Whitewater land deal and the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Still living as of 2014.
  Cross-reference: Jim Guy Tucker, Jr.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books by Kenneth Starr: First Among Equals: The Supreme Court in American Life (2002)
  Critical books about Kenneth Starr: James Carville, And The Horse He Rode In On: The People v. Kenneth Starr
  Starr, Mark — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1948 (4th District), 1950 (3rd District), 1962 (9th District). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Mike — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 12th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Starr, Millicent — of Everett, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Starr, Milton — of Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa. Postmaster at Algona, Iowa, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Minnie J. — also known as Mrs. Raymond W. Starr — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1951. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Nash — of New York. Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Oliver — of Gary, Lake County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Orange W. — of Drumright, Creek County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1952, 1956 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Philip — of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Starr, R. W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Ralph L. — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Mayor of Missoula, Mont., 1949-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Mrs. Raymond W. See Minnie J. Starr
  Starr, Raymond Wesley (1888-1968) — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Harbor Springs, Emmet County, Mich., August 24, 1888. Democrat. Michigan state attorney general, 1937-38; defeated, 1938, 1940; justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1941-46; appointed 1941; resigned 1946; chief justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1945; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Michigan, 1946-61; took senior status 1961. Died November 2, 1968 (age 80 years, 70 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Starr, Richard T. — of Salem, Salem County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Rory — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Danbury, 1830-32; member of Connecticut state senate 11th District, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Samuel J. — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 18th District, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Stacey A. — of Gahanna, Franklin County, Ohio. Postmaster at Gahanna, Ohio, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, T. C. — of Roselle, Union County, N.J. Postmaster at Roselle, N.J., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Truman — of Goshen, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Goshen, 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, W. B. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, William D. — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, William H. — of New London, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 7th District, 1858. Burial location unknown.
  Starr, Zar — of Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brookfield, 1821. Burial location unknown.


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