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TRAVIS (Soundex T612) — See also AVIS, CRAVISON, DRAVIS, MONTRAVILLE, TRAV, TRAVES, TRAVIA, TRAVIESO, TREVAS.

  TRAVIS: See also Junius Emery Beal — Wesley Travis Kennerly — Alfred Oakley — John Gustavus Adolphus Williamson
  Travis, Alice — of Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Travis, Charles Edward (1829-1860) — also known as Charles E. Travis — Born in Alabama, August 8, 1829. Member of Texas state house of representatives, 1853-54. Court-martialed and discharged from the U.S. Cavalry, on charges of conduct unbecoming an officer and a gentleman, based on incidents of alleged slander, unauthorized absence, and cheating at cards. Died, of consumption (tuberculosis) in Washington County, Tex., 1860 (age about 30 years). Interment at Masonic Cemetery, Chappell Hill, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Rosanna (Cato) Travis and William Barret Travis (1809-1836).
  Travis, David W. — of Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 3rd District, 1867, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Earl Winfield (1879-1948) — also known as Earl W. Travis — of Endicott, Broome County, N.Y. Born in Upsonville, Susquehanna County, Pa., May 26, 1879. Republican. Furniture and undertaking business; mayor of Endicott, N.Y., 1933-37. Died in 1948 (age about 69 years). Interment at Riverhurst Cemetery, Endicott, N.Y.
  Travis, Ed — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Elizabeth H. — of Waipahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Postmaster at Waipahu, Hawaii, 1918-31. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Eugene B. — of Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1896. Burial location unknown.
Eugene M. Travis Travis, Eugene Mabbett (1863-1940) — also known as Eugene M. Travis — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., June 10, 1863. Republican. Wholesale fruit and vegetable business; member of New York state senate 6th District, 1907-12; defeated, 1912; New York state comptroller, 1915-20. Methodist. Member, Royal Arcanum; Order of Heptasophs; Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., July 25, 1940 (age 77 years, 45 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married 1884 to Fannie Bell Peck.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Image source: New York Red Book 1907
  Travis, Everett H. — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County 2nd District, 1909; defeated, 1909, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, F. D. — of Holdrege, Phelps County, Neb. Postmaster at Holdrege, Neb., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, H. S. — of Fowler, Benton County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Hallie D. — of Seaside, Clatsop County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Travis, Hamilton J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Harvey D. — of Plattsmouth, Cass County, Neb. District judge in Nebraska 2nd District, 1908-17. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Helen L. — of Armada, Macomb County, Mich. Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Travis, J. H. — of Rosiclare, Hardin County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Hardin County Republican Party, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Joe — of McDowell County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from McDowell County, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Travis, Joe Lane — of Kentucky. Republican. Member of Kentucky state senate 9th District; elected 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Travis, John H. — of Waipahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Postmaster at Waipahu, Hawaii, 1904-15. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Joseph — of Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County, 1801-05. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Kim — of Williams Bay, Walworth County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Travis, Lee M. — of Eugene, Lane County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Leslie L. — of Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Joplin, Mo., 1933-47 (acting, 1933-34). Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Margaret — of Mendon, St. Joseph County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Travis, Martin D. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Travis, Noble D. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, O. M. — of Monticello, Wayne County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1960; Presidential Elector for Kentucky, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Travis, O. M., Jr. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Travis, Patrick — of Cumberland County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Cumberland County, 1782-84. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Philip — of Rehoboth, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Elected Massachusetts state house of representatives Fourth Bristol District 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Travis, Robert — of Michigan. Progressive. Candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1950; candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Robert L. — of Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Travis, Robert S. (1909-1980) — of Platteville, Grant County, Wis. Born in Platteville, Grant County, Wis., May 2, 1909. Republican. Farmer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Grant County 1st District; elected unopposed 1948; elected 1950, 1952; member of Wisconsin state senate 17th District; elected unopposed 1954; elected 1958; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1960. Died August 15, 1980 (age 71 years, 105 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville, Wis.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Travis, Roy — of Rosiclare, Hardin County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Sam — of Belle, Maries County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Maries County Democratic Party, 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Travis, Virginia — Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Travis, William Barret (1809-1836) — also known as William B. Travis — of Claiborne, Monroe County, Ala.; Anahuac, Chambers County, Tex. Born in Red Bank, Edgefield District (now Saluda County), S.C., August 9, 1809. Lawyer; newspaper editor; delegate to Texas Consultation of 1835 from District of Austin, 1835; colonel in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence. Member, Freemasons. Killed while defending the Alamo, in San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex., March 6, 1836 (age 26 years, 210 days). Cremated; ashes interred at San Fernando Cathedral, San Antonio, Tex.
  Relatives: Married, October 26, 1828, to Rosanna Cato (1812-1848; divorced 1835); father of Charles Edward Travis (1829-1860).
  Travis County, Tex. is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about William Barret Travis: William C. Davis, Three Roads to the Alamo: The Lives and Fortunes of David Crockett, James Bowie, and William Barret Travis


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