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Politicians Who Died at Age 47

  47 years, 0 days: Richard Irvine Manning (1789-1836)James Boyd (1792-1839)
  47 years, 4 days: Russell S. Ritz (1886-1933)
  47 years, 7 days: William Brainerd Spencer (1835-1882)
  47 years, 17 days: Charles B. Clark (1844-1891)
  47 years, 19 days: Edward P. Hagan (1846-1893)
  47 years, 21 days: John S. Robinson (1856-1903)
  47 years, 22 days: Charles Billinghurst (1818-1865)
  47 years, 23 days: Samuel J. Tribble (1869-1916)
  47 years, 29 days: J. Neely Johnson (1825-1872)
  47 years, 32 days: Adam Benjamin, Jr. (1935-1982)
  47 years, 33 days: Pierre E. J. B. Bossier (1797-1844)
  47 years, 35 days: John McCulloch Spencer (1917-1965)
  47 years, 37 days: Giles A. Smith (1829-1876)
  47 years, 41 days: John Van Beuren (1784-1831)
  47 years, 45 days: William E. Barrett (1858-1906)
  47 years, 48 days: William Wirt Vaughan (1831-1878)
  47 years, 56 days: William Hale (1837-1885)
  47 years, 57 days: Ambrose H. Sevier (1801-1848)
  47 years, 59 days: Brian J. Coyle (1944-1991)
  47 years, 61 days: Nathan Miller (1743-1790)
  47 years, 62 days: R. Budd Dwyer (1939-1987)
  47 years, 63 days: William Wallace Phelps (1826-1873)
  47 years, 66 days: Richard V. Morris (1768-1815)Frank H. Dickmann, Jr. (1902-1949)
  47 years, 67 days: Ephraim B. Danforth (1806-1853)
  47 years, 69 days: Charles Bent (1799-1847)
  47 years, 74 days: John M. Mitchell (1858-1905)Richard L. Neuberger (1912-1960)
  47 years, 77 days: William H. Crain (1848-1896)
  47 years, 78 days: John Morrissey (1831-1878)
  47 years, 80 days: Andrew S. Anderson (1877-1924)
  47 years, 83 days: Eugene P. Gillespie (1852-1899)
  47 years, 84 days: Israel Pickens (1780-1827)
  47 years, 88 days: John P. Leedom (1847-1895)
  47 years, 89 days: Benjamin H. Ridgely (1861-1908)
  47 years, 90 days: William W. Handley (1872-1919)
  47 years, 94 days: Cal Anderson (1948-1995)
  47 years, 96 days: Burwell Boykin Lewis (1838-1885)
  47 years, 97 days: Philip Thompson (1789-1836)
  47 years, 98 days: William Eaton (1764-1811)
  47 years, 101 days: John Bennett Dawson (1798-1845)James G. Hampton (1814-1861)
  47 years, 104 days: Ford F. Roberts (1912-1959)
  47 years, 107 days: David Heaton (1823-1870)
  47 years, 108 days: James L. Curtis (1870-1917)
  47 years, 109 days: Willard E. Hatfield (1896-1944)
  47 years, 118 days: Israel Victor Welch (1822-1869)Stephen L. Smith (1900-1947)
  47 years, 119 days: Phineas Bruce (1762-1809)
  47 years, 120 days: John Penn (1741-1788)
  47 years, 122 days: Burr Mattice (1856-1903)
  47 years, 124 days: Thomas R. Ball (1896-1943)
  47 years, 127 days: James H. Kyle (1854-1901)
  47 years, 132 days: Raymond E. Bowkley (1917-1965)William R. Barrington (1796-1844)
  47 years, 134 days: John F. Dockweiler (1895-1943)
  47 years, 135 days: George T. Conway (1881-1929)
  47 years, 137 days: George W. Benedict (1814-1862)
  47 years, 143 days: John L. Caldwell (1875-1922)
  47 years, 146 days: Fred L. Blackmon (1873-1921)
  47 years, 155 days: Clarence E. Coyne (1881-1929)
  47 years, 158 days: George Washington Bridges (1825-1873)
  47 years, 163 days: Isaac Veatch (1786-1833)
  47 years, 165 days: Andrew Robison Govan (1794-1841)John Breathitt (1786-1834)
  47 years, 170 days: Ebon C. Ingersoll (1831-1879)
  47 years, 182 days: Brockholst Livingston (1905-1952)
  47 years, 183 days: Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804)
  47 years, 187 days: James Blair (1786-1834)John G. Jackson (1777-1825)Richard Howell (1754-1802)
  47 years, 195 days: Silas A. Strickland (1830-1878)
  47 years, 200 days: Felix W. Smith (1872-1920)
  47 years, 204 days: Frank C. Bingham (1906-1954)
  47 years, 206 days: William Hawkins Polk (1815-1862)J. William Stokes (1853-1901)
  47 years, 216 days: Moses Wisner (1815-1863)
  47 years, 219 days: George A. Marshall (1851-1899)
  47 years, 224 days: Daniel W. Connolly (1847-1894)Frank Murphy (1897-1944)
  47 years, 230 days: John Leisenring (1853-1901)
  47 years, 233 days: William F. Waldow (1882-1930)
  47 years, 242 days: Royal H. Weller (1881-1929)
  47 years, 243 days: Hiram Bell (1808-1855)
  47 years, 245 days: William C. Marland (1918-1965)
  47 years, 250 days: Edward D. Cooke (1849-1897)
  47 years, 251 days: Andrew De Witt Bruyn (1790-1838)Robert H. Morris (1808-1855)
  47 years, 254 days: Henry A. Quellmalz (1884-1932)
  47 years, 258 days: Manuel R. Gatell (1867-1915)
  47 years, 261 days: Harry D. Kirby (1890-1938)
  47 years, 264 days: Lyman A. Brant (1848-1895)
  47 years, 267 days: Littleton Purnell Dennis (1786-1834)
  47 years, 268 days: Jacob M. Kunkel (1822-1870)
  47 years, 273 days: John W. Ewing (1808-1855)
  47 years, 278 days: George W. Collins (1925-1972)Francis Burt (1807-1854)
  47 years, 279 days: A. Carter Wilder (1828-1875)Henry Cousins Chambers (1823-1871)
  47 years, 282 days: John H. Harmanson (1803-1850)
  47 years, 285 days: Medill McCormick (1877-1925)
  47 years, 287 days: Edward P. Ricker, Jr. (1893-1941)
  47 years, 290 days: Nathan Keator (1838-1886)
  47 years, 296 days: Hillyer Rudisill (1875-1923)
  47 years, 298 days: William Ray Overton (1939-1987)
  47 years, 302 days: Donald J. Baker (1917-1964)
  47 years, 303 days: Henry B. C. Greene (1800-1848)
  47 years, 308 days: John A. Elston (1874-1921)
  47 years, 309 days: John H. Worcester (1845-1893)
  47 years, 315 days: James B. Hare (1918-1966)
  47 years, 316 days: Abraham L. Brick (1860-1908)
  47 years, 318 days: Robert Y. Hayne (1791-1839)Charles P. Bennett (1861-1909)
  47 years, 330 days: Luke S. Montague (1847-1895)
  47 years, 334 days: Thomas Reynolds (1796-1844)
  47 years, 336 days: William Kelly (1786-1834)
  47 years, 338 days: Charles O. Boussum (1870-1918)
  47 years, 340 days: Philo Parsons (1817-1865)
  47 years, 343 days: Manlius Valerius Thomson (1802-1850)Colby Chew (1802-1850)
  47 years, 344 days: Lawrence James Flaherty (1878-1926)
  47 years, 348 days: Frank J. Rice (1869-1917)
  47 years, 349 days: Anthony J. Canney (1900-1948)Gwynn A. Boswell (1919-1967)
  47 years, 350 days: Edmund P. Radwan (1911-1959)William Conway (1805-1852)
  47 years, 356 days: George B. Tingley (1814-1862)
  47 years, 358 days: Russell G. Lloyd, Sr. (1932-1980)
  47 years, 359 days: William Banach (1903-1951)
  47 years, 363 days: John H. Lumpkin (1812-1860)
  47 years (number of days undetermined): William McPherson McIntosh (1815-1862)Carroll E. Bumgarner (1937-1984)John T. Carmody (1861-1909)
  Approximately 47 years: John Baptista Ashe (1810-1857)Alexander Buckner (1785-1833)David Jennings (1787-1834)Elbert Sevier Martin (c.1829-1876)Jerry J. O'Connell (1909-1956)Robert Ridgway (1823-1870)John L. Robinson (1813-1860)William Tandy Senter (1801-1848)George Luke Smith (1837-1884)Waller Taylor (c.1779-1826)Jabez Upham (1764-1811)William Henry Washington (1813-1860)Joseph G. Wilson (1826-1873)William Woods (1790-1837)Myron B. Wright (1847-1894)Samuel John Atlee (1739-1786)Jonathan Dickinson Sergeant (1746-1793)Gustavus Scott (1753-1800)Daniel Clark (c.1766-1813)Archibald Bulloch (c.1730-1777)John Caldwell (1757-1804)John McDougal (1818-1866)Robert F. Morrison (c.1840-1887)Martin McLeod (1813-1860)William G. Swan (1821-1869)Scott McLeod (1914-1961)William R. Rivkin (1919-1967)Alfred Thomas Archimedes Torbert (1833-1880)Courtland Cushing (1809-1856)William A. Cocke (1796-1844)Augustus Garrett (1801-1848)Joseph R. Waldrop (1825-1872)Nathan P. Payne (1838-1885)James Brownlee (1780-1827)Angelo Del Toro (c.1947-1994)Stanley C. Novak (1918-1965)Richard Beresford (1755-1803)Pierre P. Garven (1926-1973)Dennis M. Dutko (1943-1990)Robert G. Evans (c.1854-1901)Hazel Crandall (1896-1943)James I. Murray (1801-1848)E. Leonard Howarth (1942-1989)John Contee (1816-1863)Dauris G. Jackson (1932-1979)Robert H. Menegay (c.1904-1951)Michael Balkman (c.1954-2001)Alexander Rea (1767-1814)Charles D. Donohue (c.1881-1928)Benjamin Tonkonow (c.1893-1940)Stephen W. Langmade (1914-1962)Charles E. Bleecker (1826-1873)Thomas L. J. Corcoran (c.1908-1955)Louis F. Edwards (c.1892-1939)David Kusnetz (c.1912-1959)Stanton T. Welsh (1897-1944)Thomas Mackall (1751-1799)Louis C. LaCour (1927-1975)Wilton D. McCombs (c.1882-1929)Arthur Donn Piatt (1867-1914)Leonard H. Nord (1873-1921)Lee H. Vance (1864-1911)Patrick Shannon (1824-1871)Richard Nicolls (1624-1672)Wenceslao Y. Loaiza (1874-1921)
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