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STERN (Soundex S365) — See also AUSTERN, EASTERN, ERNST, STARN, STEARN, STEARNE, STERNBERG, STERNCHOS, STERNE, STERNER, STERNGASS, STERNLOF, STERNOFF, STERNS, STIERN, VANOSTERN, WESTERN.

  STERN: See also Walter A. Haas — Joseph Jerome Hahn — Ronna Romney — John Stern Wolf
  Stern, A. M. — of Palatka, Putnam County, Fla. Mayor of Palatka, Fla., 1903, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Adolph — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 6th District, 1907-09; defeated, 1909; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Albert W. — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Mayor of Jackson, Mich., 1981-85. Still living as of 1985.
  Stern, Alex — of Fargo, Cass County, N.Dak. Mayor of Fargo, N.Dak., 1917-21. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Alfred J. — of Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Stern, Alfred K. — of New York. American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Almor (1854-1935) — of Logan, Harrison County, Iowa. Born in Chester County, Pa., April 21, 1854. Republican. Harrison County Auditor, 1878-83; banker; abstract and title business; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1920. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died, from heart disease, in Logan, Harrison County, Iowa, November 1, 1935 (age 81 years, 194 days). Interment at Logan Cemetery, Logan, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Taggart Stern (1814-1892) and Millicent Beet (Fletcher) Stern (1820-1904); married, December 15, 1880, to Laura A. Mann (1854-1933).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Stern, Andrew — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Stern, Arnold — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Benjamin S. — of Biddeford, York County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from York County (1st), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Celia — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1936, 1938, 1940, 1948; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, David — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Candidate for mayor of Seattle, Wash., 1993. Still living as of 1993.
  Stern, Donald K. — of Massachusetts. U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1993-98. Still living as of 1998.
  Stern, Edith R. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Stern, Edward — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Stern, Eliot J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 12th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Stern, Elizabeth — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Stern, F. N. — of Marion County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Marion County, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Stern, Franc — of Fairmont, Marion County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Marion County Republican Party, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Stern, George — of Frostburg, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Frostburg, Md., 1914-15. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Glennis — also known as Glenny Stern — of Armour, Douglas County, S.Dak. Democrat. Candidate for South Dakota state senate 19th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Stern, Glenny See Glennis Stern
  Stern, Grace Mary (1925-1998) — also known as Grace Mary Dain — of Highland Park, Lake County, Ill. Born in Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass., July 10, 1925. Democrat. Lake County Clerk, 1970-82; member of Democratic National Committee from Illinois, 1977-83; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980, 1984; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Illinois, 1982; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1985-93; member of Illinois state senate, 1993-95. Female. Presbyterian. Died of brain cancer, in Highland Park, Lake County, Ill., May 17, 1998 (age 72 years, 311 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Frank McClellan Dain, Jr. (1891-1954) and Marguerite Maude (Nason) Dain (1892-1989); married, May 13, 1962, to Herbert Lyman Stern, Jr. (1915-2000).
  Stern, Harry — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Harry — of Cumberland, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Cumberland, Md., 1990-92. Still living as of 1992.
  Stern, Harry L. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Stern, Henry Root — of Manhasset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932, 1936 (alternate), 1948 (alternate); Presidential Elector for New York, 1952, 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Herbert Jay (b. 1936) — also known as Herbert J. Stern — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1936. U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, 1971-74; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1974-87; resigned 1987. Still living as of 1987.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Stern, Herbert Lyman, Jr. (1915-2000) — also known as Herbert L. Stern, Jr. — of Highland Park, Lake County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 10, 1915. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 12th District, 1966; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1968; chair of Lake County Democratic Party, 1968-78. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Died February 21, 2000 (age 84 years, 317 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Herbert L. Stern, Sr. and Lucille (Rosenberg) Stern; married, May 13, 1962, to Grace Mary Dain (1925-1998).
  Stern, Horace — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania 1st District, 1920-29. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Horace — of Pennsylvania. Justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1936-56; chief justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1952-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, J. H. — of Elizabethtown, Lancaster County, Pa. Burgess of Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Jacob — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Jere B. — of Mountain Lakes, Morris County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Stern, Jesse L. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 8th District, 1927, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Joan F. — of Montgomery Village, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates District 39; elected 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Stern, John — Natural Law candidate for Texas state house of representatives 47th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Stern, Larry — of Mars Hill, Madison County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Stern, Leopold — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1896, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Louis (b. 1847) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Ziegenhain, Germany, February 22, 1847. Republican. Dry goods merchant; candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1897; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904. Jewish. Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Stern, Louis (c.1856-1901) — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Germany, about 1856. Democrat. Naturalized U.S. citizen; newspaper reporter; U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Bamberg, 1893-1901. Jewish. Arrested and fined in Kissingen, Germany, 1895, for insulting the Baron von Thuengen; also charged with misrepresenting his 15-year-old son as being twelve in order to get cheaper passage to Europe for him on a steamship; the U.S. Consul General in Berlin asserted that Mr. Stern was "very harshly and unjustly treated". Depressed over financial problems and perceived anti-Semitism, he began neglecting his work; he was recalled as commercial agent in 1901, but remained at Bamberg; his failure to return money he had collected on behalf of U.S. citizens led to a judgement against him for 2,000 marks, which he was unable to pay; he died by self-inflicted gunshot, in the public gardens at Bamberg, Germany, June 10, 1901 (age about 45 years). Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Milton — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state senate 20th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Morris — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 4th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Otto — of Freeman, Hutchinson County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 7th District, 1957-60. Still living as of 1960.
  Stern, Philip M. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Stern, Robert — of Beach Haven, Ocean County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Stern, Robert L. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Stern, Roberta — of New Jersey. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Stern, Ronna Eileen See Ronna Romney
  Stern, Salomon — of Marcellus, Cass County, Mich. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1908; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Samuel — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 6th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Saul — of Maryland. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Stern, Mrs. Sigmund — of San Francisco, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Sydney W. — of New York. Progressive. Candidate for secretary of state of New York, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Theodore — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, William — of Fargo, Cass County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1924, 1928, 1952, 1956, 1960; member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee, 1928; member, Arrangements Committee, 1940; member, Credentials Committee, 1952, 1956, 1960; member of Republican National Committee from North Dakota, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, William J. — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904; mayor of Erie, Pa., 1911-15. Burial location unknown.
  Stern, Willis L. — of Logan, Harrison County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1912 (alternate), 1928; Iowa Republican state chair, 1928. Burial location unknown.


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