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WASHINGTON (Soundex W252) — See also CASHIN, LASHIN, MASHINO, NORTHINGTON, SHASHINSKA, WASHINGTONS, WETHINGTON, WHITHINGTON, WITHINGTON, WORTHINGTON.

  WASHINGTON: See also Horace Julian Bond — William Alexander Graham — John Washington Graham — William Alexander Graham — Augustus Washington Graham — Robert W. Levy — Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. — Joseph Williams of Shallow Ford
  Washington, Alonzo — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Washington, Amos L. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 2nd District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Washington, Arneze — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 9th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Washington, Arthur D. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1930 (1st District), 1932 (13th District). Burial location unknown.
  Washington, B. R. — of Michigan. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1976; Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Washington, Barbara Gore — of North Carolina. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 12th District, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Washington, Blake — of Monticello, Sullivan County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1932; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1942. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Bobby R. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1972; Socialist Workers candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Washington, Bushrod (1762-1829) — of Alexandria, Va.; Richmond, Va. Born in Westmoreland County, Va., June 5, 1762. Lawyer; member of Virginia state legislature, 1787; delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Westmoreland County, 1788; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1798-1829; died in office 1829. Episcopalian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 26, 1829 (age 67 years, 174 days). Entombed at Mt. Vernon, Mt. Vernon, Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Augustine Washington and Hannah (Bushrod) Washington; nephew of George Washington; first cousin once removed of John Thornton Augustine Washington (1783-1841); second cousin five times removed of Archer Woodford; third cousin of Meriwether Lewis; third cousin once removed of Sulifand Sutherland Ross.
  Political families: Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Washington family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier
  Washington, Carl — of Compton, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Minister; member of California state assembly, 1996-2002; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. African ancestry. Still living as of 2002.
  Washington, Carl — of Mt. Vernon, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Washington, Craig Anthony (b. 1941) — also known as Craig A. Washington — of Texas. Born in Longview, Gregg County, Tex., October 12, 1941. Democrat. Member of Texas state house of representatives, 1973-82; member of Texas state senate, 1983-89; U.S. Representative from Texas 18th District, 1989-95; defeated in primary, 1994. African ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Washington, Derek — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Washington, Dominick — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Washington, Edith Ann — of Minnesota. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Washington, Genoa S. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1952 (alternate), 1964, 1968; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
George Washington Washington, George (1732-1799) — also known as "Father of His Country"; "The American Fabius" — of Virginia. Born in Westmoreland County, Va., February 22, 1732. Delegate to Continental Congress from Virginia, 1774-75; general in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; President of the United States, 1789-97. Episcopalian. English ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Society of the Cincinnati; American Academy of Arts and Sciences. As the leader of the Revolution, he could have been King; instead, he served as the first President and voluntarily stepped down after two terms. Elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in 1900. Died, probably from acute bacterial epiglottitis, at Mt. Vernon, Fairfax County, Va., December 14, 1799 (age 67 years, 295 days). Entombed at Mt. Vernon, Mt. Vernon, Va.; memorial monument at National Mall, Washington, D.C.; statue erected 1860 at Washington Circle, Washington, D.C.; statue erected 1869 at Boston Public Garden, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Augustine Washington (1694-1743) and Mary (Ball) Washington (c.1709-1789); married, January 6, 1759, to Martha (Dandridge) Custis (1731-1802; aunt of Burwell Bassett); uncle of Bushrod Washington; granduncle by marriage of Charles Magill Conrad; granduncle of John Thornton Augustine Washington and George Corbin Washington; first cousin six times removed of Archer Woodford; second cousin once removed of Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809); second cousin twice removed of Sulifand Sutherland Ross; second cousin five times removed of Thomas Henry Ball, Jr., William de Bruyn Kops, Horace Lee Washington, Edwin McPherson Holden, Claude C. Ball, Arthur Wesley Holden and Franklin Delano Roosevelt; third cousin thrice removed of Samuel Bullitt Churchill and Thomas Leonidas Crittenden.
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Demarest-Meriwether family of New Jersey; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Washington family; Clay family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Henry Lee — Joshua Fry — Alexander Dimitry — Tobias Lear — David Mathews — Rufus Putnam
  Washington counties in Ala., Ark., Colo., Fla., Ga., Idaho, Ill., Ind., Iowa, Kan., Ky., La., Maine, Md., Minn., Miss., Mo., Neb., N.Y., N.C., Ohio, Okla., Ore., Pa., R.I., Tenn., Tex., Utah, Vt., Va. and Wis. are named for him.
  The city of Washington, D.C., is named for him.  — The state of Washington is named for him.  — Mount Washington (highest peak in the Northeast), in the White Mountains, Coos County, New Hampshire, is named for him.
  Other politicians named for him: George Washington Lent MarrGeorge Washington HeardGeorge Washington BarnettGeorge Washington DavisGeorge W. OwenGeorge W. TolandGeorge W. LayGeorge W. PattersonGeorge W. B. TownsGeorge Washington AdamsGeorge Washington HockleyGeorge W. SmythG. W. IngersollGeorge W. HopkinsGeorge Washington MontgomeryGeorge W. KittredgeGeorge W. JonesGeorge W. HarrisonGeorge Washington EwingGeorge Washington SeabrookGeorge W. MorrisonGeorge Washington WoodwardGeorge Washington WrightGeorge Washington TriplettGeorge Washington GlasscockGeorge W. SchuylerGeorge Washington HolmanGeorge W. GreeneGeorge W. WolcottGeorge W. PaschalGeorge Washington DunlapGeorge Washington WarrenGeorge Washington HillGeorge Washington LoganGeorge W. GetchellGeorge Washington WrightGeorge W. JulianGeorge Washington DyalGeorge W. LaddGeorge W. PeckGeorge Washington NesmithGeorge W. MorganGeorge Washington BrooksGeorge Washington CowlesGeorge W. GeddesGeorge Washington WhitmoreGeorge Washington BridgesGeorge W. CateGeorge W. HoukGeorge W. WebberGeorge W. BemisGeorge Washington FairbrotherGeorge Washington GlickGeorge W. JonesGeorge W. BakerGeorge W. ShellGeorge W. AndersonGeorge W. CrouseGeorge W. HulickGeorge W. AllenGeorge W. F. HarperGeorge Washington ClarkGeorge Washington McCraryGeorge W. GordonGeorge W. KingsburyGeorge W. CovingtonGeorge Washington FleegerGeorge W. SteeleGeorge W. WilsonGeorge Washington MartinGeorge W. E. DorseyGeorge W. PlunkittGeorge W. FurbushGeorge W. SuttonGeorge W. CurtinGeorge W. RayGeorge W. RooseveltGeorge W. SmithGeorge W. KippGeorge W. CampbellGeorge W. TaylorGeorge W. StoneGeorge W. BartchGeorge W. ShonkGeorge W. CookGeorge W. MurrayGeorge W. FarisGeorge W. FithianGeorge W. PrinceGeorge W. BucknerGeorge W. CromerGeorge W. DonagheyGeorge W. AldridgeGeorge Washington WagonerGeorge Washington GoethalsGeorge W. ArmstrongGeorge W. LovejoyGeorge W. OakesGeorge W. HaysGeorge W. EdmondsGeorge W. LindsayGeorge Washington JonesT. G. W. TarverGeorge W. DardenGeorge W. MeadGeorge W. GibbonsGeorge W. ListGeorge W. CalkinGeorge W. RauchGeorge W. MichellGeorge Washington JacksonGeorge W. BlanchardGeorge Washington HerzGeorge W. BristowGeorge Washington HardyGeorge W. BallardGeorge W. McKownGeorge Thomas WashingtonGeorge W. CollinsGeorge A. Washington
  Coins and currency: His portrait appears on the U.S. quarter (25 cent coin), and on the $1 bill. His portrait also appeared on various other denominations of U.S. currency, and on the Confederate States $50 note during the Civil War.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about George Washington: Richard Brookhiser, Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington — James Thomas Flexner, Washington: The Indispensable Man — Willard Sterne Randall, George Washington : A Life — Richard Norton Smith, Patriarch : George Washington and the New American Nation — Henry Wiencek, An Imperfect God : George Washington, His Slaves, and the Creation of America — James MacGregor Burns, George Washington — Joseph J. Ellis, His Excellency, George Washington — Gore Vidal, Inventing A Nation: Washington, Adams, Jefferson — David Barton, The Bulletproof George Washington: An Account of God's Providential Care — Wendie C. Old, George Washington (for young readers)
  Image source: Portrait & Biographical Album of Washtenaw County (1891)
  Washington, George (b. 1851) — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Born in Ireland, 1851. Democrat. Lumberman; Bay County Sheriff; mayor of West Bay City, Mich., 1878; postmaster at Bay City, Mich., 1887; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, George — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly 51st District, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Washington, George — of Oklahoma. American Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Washington, George A. (1925-1980) — of Michigan. Born in 1925. Republican. Candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1966. Died in 1980 (age about 55 years). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Washington, George Corbin (1789-1854) — also known as George C. Washington — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Born near Oak Grove, Westmoreland County, Va., August 20, 1789. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1816-19; U.S. Representative from Maryland, 1827-33, 1835-37 (3rd District 1827-33, 5th District 1835-37); member of Maryland state executive council, 1834-35. Died in Georgetown, Washington, D.C., July 17, 1854 (age 64 years, 331 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Grandnephew of George Washington (1732-1799).
  Political families: Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Washington family; Clay family of Kentucky; DeBruyn-Washington family of Savannah, Georgia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Washington, George L. — U.S. Vice Consul in Matanzas, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, George Thomas (1908-1971) — of Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Born in Cuyahoga Falls, Summit County, Ohio, June 24, 1908. Rhodes scholar; lawyer; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1949-65. Member, Society of the Cincinnati; American Bar Association; Phi Beta Kappa; Order of the Coif. Died August 21, 1971 (age 63 years, 58 days). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Relatives: Son of William Morrow Washington and Janet Margaret (Thomas) Washington; married 1953 to Helen Goodner.
  Washington, George W. — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Gregory — of Forestville, Prince George's County, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1988. African ancestry. Still living as of 1988.
  Washington, Harold (1922-1987) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 15, 1922. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1965; member of Illinois state senate, 1977; U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1981-83; resigned 1983; mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1983-87; defeated in primary, 1977; died in office 1987. African ancestry. Member, NAACP; National Bar Association. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., November 25, 1987 (age 65 years, 224 days). Interment at Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  The Harold Washington Public Library, in Chicago, Illinois, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Books about Harold Washington: Paul Kleppner, Chicago Divided : The Making of a Black Mayor — Melvin G. Holli, Bashing Chicago Traditions : Harold Washington's Last Campaign, Chicago, 1987 — Dempsey J. Travis, Harold, the People's Mayor : The Authorized Biography of Mayor Harold Washington — Florence Hamlish Levinsohn, Harold Washington: A political biography — Alton Miller, Harold Washington: The Mayor, the Man — Naurice Roberts, Harold Washington : Mayor With A Vison (for young readers)
  Washington, Harry O. C. — of Wayne County, Mich. Farmer-Labor candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Horace Lee (1864-1938) — Born in Washington, D.C., June 4, 1864. Lawyer; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Cairo, 1894-96; U.S. Consul in Alexandretta, 1896-99; Valencia, 1899-1900; Geneva, 1901-05; Liverpool, 1909-22; U.S. Consul General in Cape Town, 1905-06; Marseille, 1908-09; Liverpool, as of 1924; London, as of 1926-27. Died August 27, 1938 (age 74 years, 84 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Washington (1837-1895) and Katherine (Lee) Washington (1842-1865); married, September 22, 1897, to Helen Stewart Williams; second cousin five times removed of George Washington (1732-1799).
  Political families: Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Washington family; Clay family of Kentucky; DeBruyn-Washington family of Savannah, Georgia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Washington, Isaac C. — of Port Huron, St. Clair County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, J. A. — of Mississippi. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Mississippi 4th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, J. I. — of Beaufort, Beaufort County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1900, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Jackie — of Michigan. Democrat. Social worker; president and CEO, Pontiac Urban League, 1985-92; president and CEO, Planned Parenthood of Southeast Michigan, 1992-; member of Wayne State University board of governors, 2001; inductee, Michigan Women's Hall of Fame. Female. African ancestry. Member, Urban League; American Civil Liberties Union; National Organization for Women; NAACP. Still living as of 2002.
  Washington, James A. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, James H. R. — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Republican. Mayor of Macon, Ga., 1851; postmaster at Macon, Ga., 1865-69, 1869-71. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, John — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Granville County, 1803, 1805, 1807. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, John C. — of Kinston, Lenoir County, N.C. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from North Carolina, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, John D. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, John Thornton Augustine (1783-1841) — Born near Charles Town, Jefferson County, Va. (now W.Va.), May 20, 1783. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1820. Episcopalian. Died near Charles Town, Jefferson County, Va (now W.Va.), October 9, 1841 (age 58 years, 142 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thornton Augustine Washington (1760-1787) and Mildred (Berry) Washington (1764-1785); married, September 2, 1810, to Elizabeth Conrad Bedinger (1793-1837); grandnephew of George Washington; first cousin once removed of Bushrod Washington; third cousin once removed of Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809); fourth cousin of Sulifand Sutherland Ross.
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Demarest-Meriwether family of New Jersey; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Washington family; Clay family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Washington, Joseph Edwin (1851-1915) — also known as Joseph E. Washington — of Cedar Hill, Robertson County, Tenn. Born in Tennessee, 1851. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state legislature, 1880; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 6th District, 1887-97. Died in 1915 (age about 64 years). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Washington, Joseph H. — U.S. Vice Commercial Agent (Vice Consul) in Cardenas, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Keith — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Washington, LeAnna — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Washington, Lena — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Washington, Leon H., Jr. — of California. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Le Phaye — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Washington, Linda Sue — of Wetzel County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 5th District, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Washington, Lund — of Washington, D.C. Postmaster at Washington, D.C., 1796-99. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Mary — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Washington, McKinley, Jr. — of Ravenel, Charleston County, S.C. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 116th District, 1981-82; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Washington, Michael T. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Washington, Milton G. — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Washington, N. W. — of Ephrata, Grant County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Pat — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Washington, Ralph S. — of Monticello, Sullivan County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Sullivan County, 1934, 1935; postmaster at Monticello, N.Y., 1937-47. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Raoul F. (b. 1891) — of New York. Born in Matanzas, Cuba, of American parents, December 3, 1891. U.S. Deputy Consul General in Havana, 1913-15; U.S. Vice Consul in Havana, 1915-19, 1927-43. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Roscoe — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives, 1968 (12th District), 1970 (12th District), 1974 (21st District). Still living as of 1974.
  Washington, S. S. H. — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, S. Walter — U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, as of 1927-29; U.S. Consul in Istanbul, as of 1938; Stockholm, as of 1943. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Sara S. — of Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1940, 1944, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Sheryl — of Maywood, Cook County, Ill. Candidate for village president of Maywood, Illinois, 2005. Female. Still living as of 2005.
  Washington, The Father of Modern: See Alexander Robey Shepherd
  Washington, Thomas M. (b. 1862) — of Granville County, N.C.; Wilson, Wilson County, N.C. Born in Granville County, N.C., April 16, 1862. Democrat. Farmer; fuel and ice dealer; Granville County Register of Deeds, 1884-86; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Wilson County, 1907-08; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1908; member of North Carolina state senate 6th District, 1913-16. Member, Odd Fellows; Elks; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of M. C. Washington and Nancy (Jones) Washington; married, July 4, 1901, to Nettie E. Ellis.
  Washington, Tom — of Denton County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Washington, Toy-Ling — Green. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 29th District, 2003; candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 10th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Washington, Travis, Jr. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 30th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Washington, Val See Valores J. Washington
  Washington, Valores J. — also known as Val Washington — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1968. African ancestry. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Washington, Walter See S. Walter Washington
  Washington, Walter Edward (1915-2003) — also known as Walter Washington — of Washington, D.C. Born in Dawson, Terrell County, Ga., April 15, 1915. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Washington, D.C., 1975-79; defeated in primary, 1978. African ancestry. Died, in Howard University Hospital, Washington, D.C., October 27, 2003 (age 88 years, 195 days). Interment at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, Suitland, Md.
  Washington, William Henry (1813-1860) — of North Carolina. Born in North Carolina, 1813. U.S. Representative from North Carolina 4th District, 1841-43; member of North Carolina state legislature, 1850. Died in 1860 (age about 47 years). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery, New Bern, N.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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