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Henry Laurens Henry Laurens (1724-1792) — of South Carolina. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., March 6, 1724. Merchant; planter; Vice-President of South Carolina, 1776-77; Delegate to Continental Congress from South Carolina, 1777-80. Member, Freemasons; American Philosophical Society. Died in Berkeley County, S.C., December 8, 1792 (age 68 years, 277 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mepkin Abbey, Moncks Corner, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Jean Samuel Laurens and Esther (Grasset) Laurens; married, July 6, 1750, to Eleanor Delamere Ball (1731-1770); father of John Laurens, Martha Laurens (1759-1811; who married David Ramsay (1749-1815)) and Mary Eleanor Laurens (1770-1794; who married Charles Pinckney); grandfather of Henry Laurens Pinckney.
  Political family: Pinckney-Middleton-Laurens family of Charleston, South Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Laurens County, S.C. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: The South in the Building of the Nation (1909)
  David Crockett (1786-1836) — also known as Davy Crockett; "King of the Wild Frontier" — of Tennessee. Born in Greene County, Tenn., August 17, 1786. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1821; U.S. Representative from Tennessee, 1827-31, 1833-35 (9th District 1827-31, 12th District 1833-35); served 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 49 years, 202 days). Cremated; ashes interred at San Fernando Cathedral, San Antonio, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of John Crockett and Rebecca (Hawkins) Crockett; married, August 16, 1806, to Mary 'Polly' Finley; married 1815 to Elizabeth Patton; father of John Wesley Crockett; first cousin twice removed of Charles Carroll Walcutt (1838-1898).
  Political family: Crockett-Walcutt family of Tennessee.
  Crockett counties in Tenn. and Tex. are named for him.
  The Davy Crockett National Forest (established 1936), in Houston and Trinity counties, Texas, is named for him.
  Personal motto: "Be sure you're right, then go ahead."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books by David Crockett: A Narrative of the Life of David Crockett of the State of Tennessee
  Books about David Crockett: William C. Davis, Three Roads to the Alamo: The Lives and Fortunes of David Crockett, James Bowie, and William Barret Travis — Constance Rourke, Davy Crockett — Elaine Alphin, Davy Crockett (for young readers)
  William Barret Travis (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
  Ira J. Westover (d. 1836) — Delegate to Texas Consultation of 1835 from District of Goliad, 1835; served in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence. Following the Battle of Coleto, during the Texas War of Independence, he was among those taken prisoner by the Mexican Army; a few days later, he and almost 400 other prisoners were shot to death, an incident now known as the Goliad Massacre, in Goliad, Goliad County, Tex., March 27, 1836. Cremated.
  Thomas Treadwell Davis (1810-1872) — also known as Thomas T. Davis — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Middlebury, Addison County, Vt., August 22, 1810. U.S. Representative from New York 23rd District, 1863-67. Died in Washington, D.C., May 2, 1872 (age 61 years, 254 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, N.Y.
  Relatives: Grandson of Thomas Tredwell (1743-1831).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Aaron Augustus Sargent (1827-1887) — also known as "The Senator for the Southern Pacific Railroad" — of Nevada City, Nevada County, Calif. Born in Newburyport, Essex County, Mass., September 28, 1827. Republican. Newspaper editor; lawyer; member of California state senate, 1856; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1860; U.S. Representative from California, 1861-63, 1869-73 (at-large 1861-63, 2nd District 1869-73); U.S. Senator from California, 1873-79; U.S. Minister to Germany, 1882-84. Died in San Francisco, Calif., August 14, 1887 (age 59 years, 320 days). Original interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; Cremated; ashes scattered; cenotaph at Pioneer Cemetery, Nevada City, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Aaron Peaslee Sargent (1800-1863) and Elizabeth (Stanwood) Sargent; married, March 14, 1852, to Ellen Swett Clark; second cousin once removed of Charles Rowell; second cousin thrice removed of Daniel Davis; third cousin twice removed of Abel Merrill and Noah Davis; fourth cousin once removed of Anthony Colby, James Shepard Pike, Frederick Augustus Pike, Joseph Pomeroy Root and Sanford Winslow Abbey (1857-1935).
  Political families: Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire; Sargent-Webster-Rowell family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Daniel Rose Tilden (1804-1890) — also known as Daniel R. Tilden — of Ravenna, Portage County, Ohio; Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Lebanon, New London County, Conn., November 5, 1804. Whig. Lawyer; Portage County Prosecuting Attorney, 1838-41; U.S. Representative from Ohio 19th District, 1843-47; delegate to Whig National Convention from Ohio, 1848, 1852; Cuyahoga County Probate Judge, 1855-88. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, March 4, 1890 (age 85 years, 119 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Stephen Daniel Tilden and Lucretia (Pettis) Tilden (1780-1861); married to Eleanor Clapp (1809-1838), Martha Jane McAllaster (1812-1871) and Cornelia Lossing Jennings (1834-1916); third great-grandson of Peleg Sanford; second cousin once removed of George Galen Tilden and James Rudolph Garfield; second cousin twice removed of Lucien Cooper Tilden and Julius Galen Tilden; third cousin once removed of Moses Younglove Tilden and Samuel Jones Tilden; fourth cousin of Calvin Tilden Hulburd; fourth cousin once removed of Jason Kellogg, Asahel Otis, Jeremiah Mason, Orsamus Cook Merrill and Timothy Merrill (1781-1836).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Russell Kelso (1831-1891) — also known as John R. Kelso — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Born near Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, March 23, 1831. U.S. Representative from Missouri 4th District, 1865-67. Died January 26, 1891 (age 59 years, 309 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Charles Daniel Drake (1811-1892) — also known as Charles D. Drake — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, April 11, 1811. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1859-60; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 29th District, 1865; U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1867-70; Judge of U.S. Court of Claims, 1870. Presbyterian. Died in Washington, D.C., April 1, 1892 (age 80 years, 356 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ozora Pierson Stearns (1831-1896) — also known as Ozora P. Stearns — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Born in DeKalb, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., January 15, 1831. Republican. Lawyer; Olmsted County Prosecuting Attorney, 1861; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Rochester, Minn., 1866-68; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1871; district judge in Minnesota 11th District, 1874-95. Died in Pacific Beach, San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., June 2, 1896 (age 65 years, 139 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Hill Cemetery, Duluth, Minn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Robert G. Ingersoll Robert Green Ingersoll (1833-1899) — also known as Robert G. Ingersoll; "The Great Agnostic"; "American Infidel"; "Impious Pope Bob" — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill.; Washington, D.C. Born in Dresden, Yates County, N.Y., August 11, 1833. Lawyer; Democratic candidate for Illinois state house of representatives 5th District, 1860; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; charged about 1864 with assault and battery against the Peoria County Sheriff; tried; the jury was deadlocked and could not reach a verdict; the case was dismissed before a new trial could be held; Illinois state attorney general, 1867-69; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1876; made the nominating speech which dubbed James G. Blaine as "The Plumed Knight". Agnostic. Died in Dobbs Ferry, Westchester County, N.Y., July 21, 1899 (age 65 years, 344 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.; statue erected 1911 at Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. John Ingersoll (1792-1859) and Mary (Livingston) Ingersoll (1799-1835); brother of Ebon Clarke Ingersoll; married, February 13, 1862, to Eve Amelia Parker (1841-1923); uncle of John Carter Ingersoll (1860-1903); second cousin thrice removed of Jonathan Ingersoll and Jared Ingersoll; third cousin twice removed of Charles Jared Ingersoll, Joseph Reed Ingersoll, Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll and Charles Anthony Ingersoll; fourth cousin once removed of Laman Ingersoll, Colin Macrae Ingersoll and Charles Roberts Ingersoll.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also NNDB dossier
  Books about Robert G. Ingersoll: Orvin Larson, American Infidel: Robert G. Ingersoll
  Image source: William C. Roberts, Leading Orators (1884)
  Henry Baldwin Harshaw (1842-1900) — also known as Henry B. Harshaw — of Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis. Born in Argyle, Washington County, N.Y., June 14, 1842. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; postmaster at Oshkosh, Wis., 1877-86; Wisconsin state treasurer, 1887-91. Member, Elks; Grand Army of the Republic; Loyal Legion; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias. Wounded at the battle of Laurel Hill, Va., 1864, and lost his left arm as a result. Died, of tongue cancer, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., December 25, 1900 (age 58 years, 194 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Riverside Cemetery, Oshkosh, Wis.
  Carman Adam Newcomb (1830-1902) — also known as Carman A. Newcomb — of West Union, Fayette County, Iowa; Vineland, Jefferson County, Mo.; Missouri. Born in Mercer, Mercer County, Pa., July 1, 1830. Republican. Lawyer; Fayette County Circuit Judge, 1855-60; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1865-66; U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District, 1867-69. Died in St. Louis, Mo., April 6, 1902 (age 71 years, 279 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Hillcrest Abbey, St. Louis, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Samuel Lewis Casey (1821-1902) — also known as Samuel L. Casey — of Caseyville, Union County, Ky. Born in Caseyville, Union County, Ky., February 12, 1821. Republican. Member of Kentucky state legislature, 1860; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 1st District, 1862-63; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1868, 1872. Died in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo., August 25, 1902 (age 81 years, 194 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Caseyville Cemetery, Caseyville, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
William D. Bishop William Darius Bishop (1827-1904) — also known as William D. Bishop — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Bloomfield, Essex County, N.J., September 14, 1827. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1857-59; defeated, 1858, 1902; U.S. Commissioner of Patents, 1859-60; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1860; member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1866, 1877-78; president, New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad, 1867-79; president, Naugatuck Railroad, 1855-67, 1885-1903; director, Bridgeport Steamboat Company; lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport, 1871. Died, of chronic endocarditis, in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., February 4, 1904 (age 76 years, 143 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mountain Grove Cemetery, Bridgeport, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Alfred Bishop (1798-1849) and Mary (Ferris) Bishop; married 1850 to Julia Ann Tomlinson (sister of Russell Tomlinson); father of Henry Alfred Bishop (1860-?) and Nathaniel Wheeler Bishop.
  Political family: Bishop-Tomlinson family of Bridgeport, Connecticut.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Men of Mark in Connecticut (1908)
Gideon C. Moody Gideon Curtis Moody (1832-1904) — also known as Gideon C. Moody — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Born in Cortland, Cortland County, N.Y., October 16, 1832. Republican. Lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1861; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Dakota territorial House of Representatives, 1867-69, 1874-75; Speaker of the Dakota Territory House of Representatives, 1868-69, 1874-75; delegate to Republican National Convention from Dakota Territory Territory, 1868; justice of Dakota territorial supreme court, 1878-83; U.S. Senator from South Dakota, 1889-91. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., March 17, 1904 (age 71 years, 153 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Father of James C. Moody (1863-?).
  Moody County, S.Dak. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Henrique J. Laidley (1828-1904) — also known as Henrique Laidley; Henry Laidley — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Portugal, June 24, 1828. Debt collector; Vice-Consul for Portugal in San Francisco, Calif., 1870-1904. English and Portugese ancestry. Died, from a heart attack, in his consular office, in San Francisco, Calif., December 7, 1904 (age 76 years, 166 days). Cremated; ashes interred at San Francisco Columbarium, San Francisco, Calif.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edward Oliver Wolcott (1848-1905) — also known as Edward O. Wolcott — of Denver, Colo.; Wolhurst, Arapahoe County, Colo. Born in Longmeadow, Hampden County, Mass., March 26, 1848. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Colorado state senate, 1879-82; U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1889-1901; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1904. Died in Monte Carlo, Monaco, March 1, 1905 (age 56 years, 340 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Samuel Wolcott (1813-1886) and Harriet Amanda (Pope) Wolcott (1821-1901); married to Frances Esther (Metcalfe) Bass (1851-1933; mother of Lyman Metcalfe Bass; widow of Lyman Kidder Bass); second great-grandson of Erastus Wolcott; second great-grandnephew of Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; third great-grandson of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin once removed of James Samuel Wadsworth; first cousin thrice removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin of Charles Frederick Wadsworth and James Wolcott Wadsworth; second cousin once removed of James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr.; second cousin twice removed of James Jermiah Wadsworth; second cousin thrice removed of James Wadsworth Symington; second cousin four times removed of William Pitkin; third cousin once removed of John William Allen, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third cousin twice removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and William Wolcott Ellsworth; third cousin thrice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799) and Daniel Pitkin; fourth cousin of Alfred Wolcott; fourth cousin once removed of Elisha Hunt Allen, George Washington Wolcott and Selden Chapin.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut; Hosmer-Griswold-Parsons family of Middletown, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Albion Winegar Tourgee (1838-1905) — also known as Albion W. Tourgee — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C.; Raleigh, Wake County, N.C.; Denver, Colo.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Mayville, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Born in Williamsfield, Ashtabula County, Ohio, May 2, 1838. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; newspaper editor; delegate to North Carolina state constitutional convention, 1868, 1875; superior court judge in North Carolina, 1868-75; candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1878; author; U.S. Consul in Bordeaux, 1897-1905, died in office 1905. French Huguenot and Swiss ancestry. Died, of acute uremia, due to an infected wound, in Bordeaux, France, May 21, 1905 (age 67 years, 19 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mayville Cemetery, Mayville, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Louisa Emma (Winegar) Tourgee and Valentine Tourgee (1814-1889); married 1863 to Emma Doiska Kilbourne; uncle of Clyde Carlos Tourgee (1876-1945).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Horace Austin (1831-1905) — of St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; Mound, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Canterbury, Windham County, Conn., October 15, 1831. Republican. Lawyer; district judge in Minnesota 6th District, 1865-69; Governor of Minnesota, 1870-74; member of Minnesota railroad and warehouse commission, 1887; appointed 1887. Died, in St. Barnabas Hospital, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., November 2, 1905 (age 74 years, 18 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oakland Cemetery, St. Paul, Minn.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Lewis Cass Carpenter (1836-1908) — also known as Lewis C. Carpenter — of South Carolina; Leadville, Lake County, Colo. Born in Putnam, Windham County, Conn., February 20, 1836. Republican. Lawyer; secretary to U.S. Sen. William H. Buckingham, 1868-73; member of Republican National Committee from South Carolina, 1870-72; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 3rd District, 1874-75; newspaper editor. Died in Denver, Colo., March 6, 1908 (age 72 years, 15 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Presumably named for: Lewis Cass
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Eugene Semple (1840-1908) — of Oregon; Washington. Born in Bogotá, Colombia of American parents, June 12, 1840. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor and publisher; Oregon state printer, 1870-73; Governor of Washington Territory, 1887-89; candidate for Governor of Washington, 1889. Died, of pneumonia, in a rest home at San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., August 28, 1908 (age 68 years, 77 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Wright Crematory and Columbarium, Seattle, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of James Semple (1798-1866).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Eugene F. Loud Eugene Francis Loud (1847-1908) — also known as Eugene F. Loud — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Abington, Plymouth County, Mass., March 12, 1847. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of California state assembly, 1884; U.S. Representative from California 5th District, 1891-1903; defeated, 1902. Died in San Francisco, Calif., December 19, 1908 (age 61 years, 282 days). Cremated; ashes originally interred at Odd Fellows Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; reinterment at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Samuel June Barrows (1845-1909) — also known as Samuel J. Barrows — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 26, 1845. Republican. Secretary to William H. Seward, 1867-69; pastor; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 10th District, 1897-99; defeated, 1898. Unitarian. Died, of pneumonia, in Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York County, N.Y., April 21, 1909 (age 63 years, 330 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Married, June 28, 1867, to Isabel Chapin Hayes.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
William M. Stewart William Morris Stewart (1827-1909) — also known as William M. Stewart — of Virginia City, Storey County, Nev.; Carson City, Nev. Born in Galen, Wayne County, N.Y., August 9, 1827. Republican. California state attorney general, 1854-56; delegate to Nevada state constitutional convention, 1863; U.S. Senator from Nevada, 1864-75, 1887-1905. Died April 23, 1909 (age 81 years, 257 days). Cremated; ashes originally interred at Laurel Hill Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; reinterment to unknown location.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, July 1908
Joseph W. Babcock Joseph Weeks Babcock (1850-1909) — also known as Joseph W. Babcock — of Necedah, Juneau County, Wis. Born in Swanton, Franklin County, Vt., March 6, 1850. Republican. Lumber business; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1889-92; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 3rd District, 1893-1907. Died in Washington, D.C., April 27, 1909 (age 59 years, 52 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Married 1867 to Mary A. Finch; married to Kate W. King; grandson of Joseph Weeks (1773-1845).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1902
  Francis Wellington Cushman (1867-1909) — also known as Francis W. Cushman; "Abe Lincoln of the Pacific Coast" — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Born in Brighton, Washington County, Iowa, May 8, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Washington, 1899-1909 (at-large 1899-1909, 2nd District 1909); died in office 1909. Died, of pneumonia, in Roosevelt Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 6, 1909 (age 42 years, 59 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Simon Wing (1826-1910) — of Massachusetts. Born in St. Albans, Somerset County, Maine, August 29, 1826. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1892. Died in Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 17, 1910 (age 84 years, 110 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Joshua Wing and Anna (Osborn) Wing.
  Charles Brown Lore (1831-1911) — also known as Charles B. Lore — of Delaware. Born in Odessa, New Castle County, Del., March 16, 1831. Democrat. Delaware state attorney general, 1869-74; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1883-87; Presidential Elector for Delaware, 1892; justice of Delaware state supreme court, 1893-1909. Died in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., March 6, 1911 (age 79 years, 355 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Methodist Church Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  George Wycliffe McBride (1854-1911) — also known as George W. McBride — of St. Helens, Columbia County, Ore. Born near Lafayette, Yamhill County, Ore., March 13, 1854. Republican. Member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1882; secretary of state of Oregon, 1887-95; U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1895-1901. Died June 18, 1911 (age 57 years, 97 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Masonic Cemetery, St. Helens, Ore.
  Relatives: Son of James McBride; brother of John Rogers McBride and Thomas Allen McBride (1847-1930).
  Political family: McBride family of St. Helens, Oregon.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Albert Alonzo Ames (1842-1911) — also known as Albert A. Ames; "Doc" — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; California. Born in Garden Prairie, Boone County, Ill., January 18, 1842. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; physician; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 5, 1867; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1876-77, 1882-84, 1886-89, 1901-02; resigned 1902; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1886 (Democratic), 1896 (Independent); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1888; indicted in 1902 on bribery charges, over a scheme to induce county commissioners to appoint his secretary, Thomas R. Brown, Jr., as Sheriff. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias. Died, in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., November 16, 1911 (age 69 years, 302 days). His body was reportedly donated to science. Cremated; ashes interred at Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn.
  Relatives: Son of Alfred Elisha Ames and Martha Asenath (Pratt) Ames (1819-1901); married, April 21, 1862, to Sarah S. Strout (1843-1892); fourth cousin once removed of Oakes Ames (1804-1873) and Oliver Ames, Jr..
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Ames family of North Easton, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
  Chester Abbott Rowell (1844-1912) — also known as Chester A. Rowell — of Fresno, Fresno County, Calif. Born in Woodsville, Haverhill, Grafton County, N.H., August 17, 1844. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; physician; newspaper publisher; member of California state senate, 1880-82, 1899-1901, 1903-05; Presidential Elector for California, 1884; member, University of California Board of Regents, 1891-1912.; mayor of Fresno, Calif., 1909-12; died in office 1912. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., May 9, 1912 (age 67 years, 266 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Chapel of the Light Columbarium, Fresno, Calif.; statue at Courthouse Park, Fresno, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Jonathan Barney Rowell (1800-1850) and Cynthia Hay (Abbott) Rowell (1806-1866); brother of Jonathan Harvey Rowell; married to Nellie (Hale) Rowell (1840-1881; his uncle's widow); uncle of Chester Harvey Rowell; fourth cousin once removed of Robert Foss Fernald (1890-?).
  Political families: Eastman family; Rowell family of Maine; Pitman family of Bartlett, New Hampshire (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Frank S. Black Frank Swett Black (1853-1913) — also known as Frank S. Black — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Born near Limington, York County, Maine, March 8, 1853. Republican. Newspaper editor; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1895-97; resigned 1897; Governor of New York, 1897-99; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900, 1904. Died in Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., March 22, 1913 (age 60 years, 14 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Married to Lois Hamilton.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: New York Times, November 1, 1896
  George Ainslie (1838-1913) — of Idaho City, Boise County, Idaho; Boise, Ada County, Idaho; Alameda, Alameda County, Calif. Born near Boonville, Cooper County, Mo., October 30, 1838. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Idaho territorial House of Representatives, 1865-66; newspaper editor; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Idaho Territory, 1879-83; defeated, 1882; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho Territory, 1880 (not seated); delegate to Idaho state constitutional convention, 1889; president, Boise Rapid Transit Co., 1890-1904; Idaho Democratic state chair, 1890-91; member of Democratic National Committee from Idaho, 1896-1900. Died in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., May 19, 1913 (age 74 years, 201 days). Cremated; ashes originally interred at Odd Fellows Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; reinterment at San Francisco Columbarium, San Francisco, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of John A. Ainslie and Mary Susannah (Borron) Ainslie (1814-1887); married, March 27, 1866, to Sarah 'Sallie' Owens (1846-1936).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Barclay Henley (1843-1914) — of Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif. Born in Charlestown, Clark County, Ind., March 17, 1843. Democrat. Member of California state assembly 19th District, 1869-71; Presidential Elector for California, 1880; U.S. Representative from California, 1883-87 (3rd District 1883-85, 1st District 1885-87). Died in San Francisco, Calif., February 15, 1914 (age 70 years, 335 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Santa Rosa Cemetery, Santa Rosa, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Jefferson Henley (1810-1865).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Rufus Mallory (1831-1914) — of Oregon. Born in Coventry, Chenango County, N.Y., January 10, 1831. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1862, 1872; U.S. Representative from Oregon at-large, 1867-69; delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1868 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1888; U.S. Attorney for Oregon, 1873-82. Died in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., April 30, 1914 (age 83 years, 110 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Mallory and Lucretia (Davis) Mallory; married, June 24, 1860, to Lucy A. Rose.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Samuel Swinfin Burdett (1836-1914) — also known as Samuel S. Burdett — of Osceola, St. Clair County, Mo.; Washington, D.C. Born in Leicestershire, England, February 21, 1836. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1868; U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1869-73; defeated, 1872. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in England, September 24, 1914 (age 78 years, 215 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Albert Francis Appleton (1850-1914) — also known as Albert F. Appleton — of Crystal, Pembina County, N.Dak. Born in Yorkshire, England, January 14, 1850. Farmer; banker; delegate to North Dakota state constitutional convention from Pembina County, 1889; member of North Dakota state senate, 1890. Catholic. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., October 1, 1914 (age 64 years, 260 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Wright Crematory and Columbarium, Seattle, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Joseph Appleton (1809-1869) and Jane Ann (Horner) Appleton (1809-1883); married to Martha Tay.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Russell Ellis (1850-1915) — also known as William R. Ellis — of Heppner, Morrow County, Ore. Born near Waveland, Montgomery County, Ind., April 23, 1850. Republican. U.S. Representative from Oregon 2nd District, 1893-99, 1907-11; defeated, 1898, 1910; circuit judge in Oregon, 1900-06. Died in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., January 18, 1915 (age 64 years, 270 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harvey Butler Fergusson (1848-1915) — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va.; Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Born near Pickensville, Pickens County, Ala., September 9, 1848. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Democratic National Committee from New Mexico Territory, 1894-1908; Delegate to U.S. Congress from New Mexico Territory, 1897-99; U.S. Representative from New Mexico at-large, 1912-15. Died in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M., June 10, 1915 (age 66 years, 274 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lewis J. Powers (1837-1915) — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., January 15, 1837. Paper manufacturer; mayor of Springfield, Mass., 1879-80. Died in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., September 15, 1915 (age 78 years, 243 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Married to Martha Bangs.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Samuel Davis Woods (1845-1915) — also known as Samuel D. Woods — of Stockton, San Joaquin County, Calif. Born in Mt. Pleasant, Maury County, Tenn., September 19, 1845. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from California 2nd District, 1900-03. Died in San Francisco, Calif., December 24, 1915 (age 70 years, 96 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Olivet Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
John M. Thurston John Mellen Thurston (1847-1916) — also known as John M. Thurston — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Born in Montpelier, Washington County, Vt., August 21, 1847. Republican. Lawyer; general solicitor for Union Pacific Railroad; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1872, 1888; Temporary Chair, 1888; Permanent Chair, 1896; speaker, 1896; chair, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee, chair, 1896; member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1875-77; Presidential Elector for Nebraska, 1880; U.S. Senator from Nebraska, 1895-1901; member of Republican National Committee from Nebraska, 1896; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1896. Died in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., August 9, 1916 (age 68 years, 354 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Thurston County, Neb. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Image source: The Parties and The Men (1896)
  Henry Smith (1838-1916) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Baltimore, Md., July 22, 1838. Architect; builder; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1878; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 4th District, 1887-89. Died in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., September 16, 1916 (age 78 years, 56 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Union Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lionel Allen Sheldon (1828-1917) — of Lorain County, Ohio; New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Worcester, Otsego County, N.Y., August 30, 1828. Republican. Lawyer; probate judge in Ohio, 1856; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 2nd District, 1869-75; Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 1876; Governor of New Mexico Territory, 1881-85; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1896. Died in Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif., January 17, 1917 (age 88 years, 140 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Allen Sheldon and Anna Maria (de les Dernier) Sheldon; married, December 29, 1868, to Mary Greene Miles.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Shirley M. Crawford (1872-1917) — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; San Francisco, Calif. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., August 5, 1872. Republican. Actor; newspaper writer; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; law partner of Augustus E. Willson; Honorary Consul for Guatemala in Louisville, Ky., 1901-07; in February 1905, amidst a controversy over the appointment of a new Colonel, a military court of inquiry was convened to investigate the officers of the First Kentucky regiment, including a Major and six Captains, for willful disobedience; all were releived of duty, but Capt. Crawford was singled out as "an agitator and fomenter of strife, disloyal and insubordinate to his superior officers," and ordered court-martialed; secretary-treasurer and director, Kentucky-Arizona Copper Company (engaged in mining and smelting). Hit by a car while crossing a street, suffered a fractured leg and pneumonia, and died two weeks later, in German Hospital, San Francisco, Calif., September 6, 1917 (age 45 years, 32 days). Cremated; ashes interred at San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, Calif.
  Relatives: Married, September 20, 1902, to Reina Melcher (divorced 1906).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Emmett Tompkins (1853-1917) — of Athens, Athens County, Ohio; Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Born in McConnelsville, Morgan County, Ohio, September 1, 1853. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Athens, Ohio, 1878-79; resigned 1879; member of Ohio state legislature, 1886; U.S. Representative from Ohio 12th District, 1901-03. Died in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, December 18, 1917 (age 64 years, 108 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Cydnor Bailey Tompkins; grandson-in-law of John Welch (1805-1891).
  Political family: Tompkins family of McConnelsville and Athens, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James Henry Brady (1862-1918) — also known as James H. Brady — of Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho. Born in Indiana County, Pa., June 12, 1862. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1900, 1908, 1916; Idaho Republican state chair, 1904-08; Governor of Idaho, 1909-11; U.S. Senator from Idaho, 1913-18; died in office 1918. Died in Washington, D.C., January 13, 1918 (age 55 years, 215 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mountain View Cemetery, Pocatello, Idaho.
  Relatives: Son of John Brady and Katherine (Lee) Brady; great-grandfather of Jerry Michael Brady (1936-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Gill, Jr. (1850-1918) — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., June 9, 1850. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1874-76; member of Maryland state senate, 1882-84, 1904; U.S. Representative from Maryland 4th District, 1905-11; state court judge in Maryland, 1912-18. Episcopalian. Died in Baltimore, Md., January 27, 1918 (age 67 years, 232 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Henry Gold Danforth (1854-1918) — also known as Henry G. Danforth — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Gates town (part now in Rochester), Monroe County, N.Y., June 14, 1854. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York, 1911-17 (32nd District 1911-13, 39th District 1913-17). Died in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., April 8, 1918 (age 63 years, 298 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Edward Charles Kehr (1837-1918) — also known as Edward C. Kehr — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., November 5, 1837. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Missouri 1st District, 1875-77; defeated, 1876 (1st District), 1892 (10th District). Died April 20, 1918 (age 80 years, 166 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Hillcrest Abbey, St. Louis, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bruce Cartwright (1853-1919) — of Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, 1853. Insurance business; Consul for Peru in Honolulu, Hawaii, 1891-1911. Member, Sigma Phi. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, 1919 (age about 66 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Joy Cartwright (1820-1892) and Eliza Ann (Van Wie) Cartwright (1820-1893); married 1881 to Mary LOuise Wells (1860-1898).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Arthur Radcliffe Getty (1861-1919) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Washington, D.C. Born in London, England, 1861. Naturalized U.S. citizen; musician; lyricist; poet; Vice-Consul for Great Britain in Chicago, Ill., 1896-1901. English and Irish ancestry. Died in Washington, D.C., August 6, 1919 (age about 58 years). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Gibson Getty (1817-1877; member British Parliament) and Emily (Crossley) Getty (1830-1884); married, July 26, 1919, to Marie Reid.
  William Waldorf Astor (1848-1919) — also known as "Viscount Astor" — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 31, 1848. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1878; member of New York state senate 10th District, 1880-81; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1880 (7th District), 1881 (11th District); U.S. Minister to Italy, 1882-85; renounced his American citizenship and became a British subject in 1899; became a Baron in 1916 and a Viscount in 1917; member of the British House of Lords. Heir to Astor family fortune of about $100 million; moved to England in 1890 and became a British subject. Died, of heart disease, in Brighton, England, October 18, 1919 (age 71 years, 201 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of John Jacob Astor III and Charlotte Augusta (Gibbes) Astor; married, June 6, 1878, to Mary Dahlgren Paul (1858-1894); great-grandson of John Armstrong, Jr. and John Jacob Astor (1763-1848; first American multi-millionaire); great-grandnephew of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Armstrong and Edward Livingston (1764-1836); second great-grandson of John Armstrong and Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775); third great-grandson of Robert Livingston (1688-1775); third great-grandnephew of John Livingston and Gilbert Livingston; fourth great-grandson of Robert Livingston the Elder and Robert Livingston the Younger; fourth great-grandnephew of Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); fifth great-grandson of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); first cousin of Margaret Astor Ward (who married John Winthrop Chanler); first cousin once removed of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942) and William Vincent Astor (1891-1959; who married Helen Dinsmore Huntington); first cousin four times removed of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, William Livingston, Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer and James Livingston; first cousin five times removed of Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Philip P. Schuyler; first cousin six times removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; second cousin thrice removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler and Maturin Livingston; second cousin four times removed of Stephanus Bayard, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Peter Samuel Schuyler; second cousin five times removed of Matthew Clarkson; third cousin once removed of Robert Reginald Livingston; third cousin twice removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), William Jay, Gerrit Smith, Charles Ludlow Livingston, Hamilton Fish and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; third cousin thrice removed of Nicholas Bayard; fourth cousin once removed of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, John Jay II, Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer.
  Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Thomas Jefferson Coolidge (1831-1920) — also known as T. Jefferson Coolidge — Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 26, 1831. Republican. Manufacturer; cotton mill business; president of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad, and other companies; U.S. Minister to France, 1892-93. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 17, 1920 (age 89 years, 83 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Presumably named for: Thomas Jefferson
  Relatives: Son of Ellen Wayles (Randolph) Coolidge (1796-1876) and Joseph Coolidge (1798-1879); married, November 4, 1852, to Mehitable Sullivan 'Hetty' Appleton (1831-1901; daughter of William Appleton); nephew of Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph and George Wythe Randolph; uncle of John Gardner Coolidge; grandson of Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr.; great-grandson of Thomas Jefferson; second great-grandson of Archibald Cary; third great-grandson of Richard Randolph; first cousin once removed of Francis Wayles Eppes; first cousin twice removed of Dabney Carr and John Wayles Eppes; first cousin thrice removed of John Randolph of Roanoke; first cousin four times removed of Richard Bland and Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); second cousin of Frederick Madison Roberts; second cousin once removed of Dabney Smith Carr; second cousin twice removed of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall and Alexander Keith Marshall; second cousin thrice removed of Theodorick Bland, Edmund Jenings Randolph and Beverley Randolph; third cousin once removed of Thomas Marshall, John Jordan Crittenden, Thomas Turpin Crittenden, Robert Crittenden, James Keith Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison; third cousin twice removed of Henry Lee, Charles Lee, Edmund Jennings Lee, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828) and Henry St. George Tucker; fourth cousin of Alexander Parker Crittenden, Thomas Leonidas Crittenden, Thomas Theodore Crittenden, John Augustine Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison II; fourth cousin once removed of Benjamin William Sheridan Cabell (1793-1862), Edmund Randolph, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker, Thomas Theodore Crittenden, Jr., William Marshall Bullitt and Alexander Scott Bullitt.
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Ezra L. Smith (1837-1921) — of El Dorado County, Calif.; Olympia, Thurston County, Wash. Born in Vermont, 1837. Member of California state assembly 15th District, 1865-67. Member, Freemasons. Died in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., January 22, 1921 (age about 83 years). Cremated.
Charles F. Joy Charles Frederick Joy (1849-1921) — also known as Charles F. Joy — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Jacksonville, Morgan County, Ill., December 11, 1849. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Missouri 11th District, 1893-94, 1895-1903; defeated, 1890 (8th District), 1902 (11th District); St. Louis Recorder of Deeds, 1907-21. Died in St. Louis, Mo., April 13, 1921 (age 71 years, 123 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Franklin Knight Lane (1864-1921) — also known as Franklin K. Lane — of San Francisco, Calif.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born near Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, July 15, 1864. Democrat. Newspaper reporter; lawyer; candidate for Governor of California, 1902; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1906-13; U.S. Secretary of the Interior, 1913-20. Died, of a heart attack 12 days after appendicitis surgery, at the Mayo Hospital, Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn., May 18, 1921 (age 56 years, 307 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. C. S. Lane and C. W. H. Lane; married, April 11, 1893, to Anne Wintermute.
  See also NNDB dossier
  James Graeme Arbuckle (c.1839-1921) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Scotland, about 1839. Banker; Consul for Colombia in SAINT Louis, Mo., 1898-1907; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in SAINT Louis, Mo., 1911-18. Scottish ancestry. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., June 1, 1921 (age about 82 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Arthur Elston (1874-1921) — also known as John A. Elston; J. A. Elston — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Woodland, Yolo County, Calif., February 10, 1874. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; U.S. Representative from California 6th District, 1915-21; died in office 1921. Killed himself by drowning in the Potomac River, Washington, D.C., December 15, 1921 (age 47 years, 308 days). In his suicide note, he wrote that he was "caught in a chain of circumstances that spelled ruin.". Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Archibald Johnson Sampson (1839-1921) — also known as Archibald J. Sampson; A. J. Sampson — of Sedalia, Pettis County, Mo.; Colorado; Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born near Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio, June 21, 1839. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Colorado state attorney general, 1877-79; U.S. Minister to Ecuador, 1897-1905. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Freemasons. Died, from acute nephritis and pneumonia, in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., December 24, 1921 (age 82 years, 186 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Riverside Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Married 1866 to Kate I. Turner (died 1886); married 1891 to Frances S. Wood.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Lucius Eugene Pinkham (1850-1922) — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Chicopee Falls, Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass., September 19, 1850. Democrat. Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1913-18. Member, Elks. Died in San Francisco, Calif., November 2, 1922 (age 72 years, 44 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Lucius Moulton Pinkham and Caroline Smith (Fiske) Pinkham.
  Clifton Nesmith McArthur (1879-1923) — also known as Clifton N. McArthur — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in The Dalles, Wasco County, Ore., June 10, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; cattle breeder; secretary of Oregon Republican Party, 1908; private secretary to Gov. Frank W. Benson, 1909-11; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1913; U.S. Representative from Oregon 3rd District, 1915-23; defeated, 1922. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Sigma Nu; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks. Died in 1923 (age about 44 years). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis Linn McArthur (1843-1897) and Harriet (Nesmith) McArthur; married, June 25, 1913, to Lucile Smith; grandson of James Willis Nesmith.
  Political family: Nesmith-McArthur family of Oregon.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  William Worth Dickerson (1851-1923) — also known as William W. Dickerson; W. W. Dickerson — of Williamstown, Grant County, Ky.; Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Sherman, Grant County, Ky., November 29, 1851. Democrat. Lawyer; Grant County Prosecuting Attorney, 1872-76; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1885-87; member of Kentucky state senate, 1887-90; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1890-93. Died January 31, 1923 (age 71 years, 63 days). Cremated; ashes interred at City Cemetery, Williamstown, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Joseph Ralph Burton (1852-1923) — also known as Joseph R. Burton — of Abilene, Dickinson County, Kan. Born near Mitchell, Lawrence County, Ind., November 16, 1852. Republican. Member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1882-86; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1900; U.S. Senator from Kansas, 1901-06; resigned 1906. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., February 27, 1923 (age 70 years, 103 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Nathan Bay Scott (1842-1924) — also known as Nathan B. Scott — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born near Quaker City, Guernsey County, Ohio, December 18, 1842. Republican. Member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1883-90; member of Republican National Committee from West Virginia, 1888-1914; U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1899-1911. Died January 2, 1924 (age 81 years, 15 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Albert Rufus Day (c.1861-1924) — also known as Albert R. Day — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Dixmont, Penobscot County, Maine, about 1861. Republican. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1909; mayor of Bangor, Maine, 1922-23. Died in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, January 21, 1924 (age about 63 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor, Maine.
  Relatives: Grandfather of John Day Quine (1934-2011).
Andrew J. Sawyer Andrew J. Sawyer (1844-1924) — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Ottawa, La Salle County, Ill., October 5, 1844. Mayor of Lincoln, Neb., 1887-89; U.S. Attorney for Nebraska, 1894-98. Died in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb., March 5, 1924 (age 79 years, 152 days). Cremated.
  Image source: City of Lincoln
  Charles Augustus Lindbergh (1859-1924) — also known as Charles A. Lindbergh — of Little Falls, Morrison County, Minn. Born in Stockholm, Sweden, January 20, 1859. U.S. Representative from Minnesota 6th District, 1907-17; defeated (Independent), 1920; candidate for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1916 (Republican primary), 1923 (Farmer-Labor primary); candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1918. Died in Crookston, Polk County, Minn., May 24, 1924 (age 65 years, 125 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn.
  Relatives: Father of Charles A. Lindbergh (famed aviator); nephew by marriage of John Christian Lodge (1862-1950).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Books about Charles A. Lindbergh: Bruce L. Larson, Lindbergh of Minnesota: A political biography
  Robert Carl Bornefeld (1850-1924) — also known as Robert Bornefeld — of Galveston, Galveston County, Tex. Born in Bielefeld, Germany, January 22, 1850. Cotton factor; Honorary Consul for Japan in Galveston, Tex., 1898-1903; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Galveston, Tex., 1900-03, 1916-23. German ancestry. Died, from chronic myocarditis, in Galveston, Galveston County, Tex., December 24, 1924 (age 74 years, 337 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Herman Otto Bornefeld (1819-1858) and Luise (Printzen) Bornefeld (1819-1861); uncle of Herman Arthur Bornefeld (1883-1948).
  James William Husted (1870-1925) — also known as James W. Husted — of Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y., March 16, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 3rd District, 1895-97; U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1915-23; defeated, 1912. Died in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., January 2, 1925 (age 54 years, 292 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Hillside Cemetery, Cortlandt town, Westchester County, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James William Husted (1833-1892); married to Louise Wetmore Spaulding (1873-1914).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Herbert Parsons (1869-1925) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Rye, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 28, 1869. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1905-11; defeated, 1900 (12th District), 1910 (13th District); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908, 1912, 1916, 1920; delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1915; member of Republican National Committee from New York, 1916-20; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I. Presbyterian or Episcopalian. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon; Union League. Lost control of a motor bicycle, fell, suffered a ruptured kidney, and died as a result, in House of Mercy Hospital, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass., September 16, 1925 (age 55 years, 323 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Church on the Hill Cemetery, Lenox, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of John Edward Parsons (1829-1915) and Mary Dumesnil (McIlvaine) Parsons (1834-1896); married, September 1, 1900, to Elsie Worthington Clews (1875-1941).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Farrington Aldrich (1853-1925) — also known as William F. Aldrich — of Aldrich, Shelby County, Ala. Born in Palmyra, Wayne County, N.Y., March 11, 1853. Republican. Civil engineer; mining business; manufacturer; postmaster; U.S. Representative from Alabama 4th District, 1896-97, 1898-99, 1900-01; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1900, 1904. Died in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., October 30, 1925 (age 72 years, 233 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of William F. Aldrich and Louisa Maria (Klapp) Aldrich; brother of Truman Heminway Aldrich (1848-1932); married, April 16, 1889, to Josephine Cables (died 1917); married, July 15, 1920, to Fannie Spire; second great-grandfather of William Jackson Edwards.
  Political family: Aldrich family of Birmingham, Alabama.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sanford Ballard Dole (1844-1926) — also known as Sanford B. Dole — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Punahou, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, April 23, 1844. Lawyer; President of the Hawaii Republic, 1893-98; Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1900-03; U.S. District Judge for Hawaii, 1903-15. Congregationalist. Died, after a series of strokes, in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, June 9, 1926 (age 82 years, 47 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Kawaiaho Church Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Dole and Emily (Ballard) Dole; married to Anna P. Cate.
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
John W. Weeks John Wingate Weeks (1860-1926) — also known as John W. Weeks — of West Newton, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lancaster, Coos County, N.H., April 11, 1860. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; mayor of Newton, Mass., 1902-03; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 12th District, 1905-13; resigned 1913; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1913-19; defeated, 1918; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1916; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916; member of Republican National Committee from Massachusetts, 1920; U.S. Secretary of War, 1921-25. Died in Lancaster, Coos County, N.H., July 12, 1926 (age 66 years, 92 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Dennison Weeks (1818-1885) and Mary Helen (Fowler) Weeks (1823-1897); married, October 7, 1885, to Martha Aroline Sinclair (1855-1930); father of Charles Sinclair Weeks; grandnephew of John Wingate Weeks; first cousin thrice removed of Timothy Pickering; third cousin once removed of Dudley Leavitt Pickman; third cousin twice removed of Nathan Read; third cousin thrice removed of Timothy Bigelow; fourth cousin once removed of Silas Wright, Jr. (1795-1847), Rufus Heaton, Alexander Wheelock Thayer, John Ogden Bigelow, John Gardner Coolidge and Augustus Peabody Gardner.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Ovington E. Weller
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Image source: American Review of Reviews, March 1922
  William Powell Wilson (1844-1927) — also known as William P. Wilson; William Powell Hawxhurst — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Oxford, Oakland County, Mich., October 17, 1844. Consul for Argentina in Philadelphia, Pa., 1896-1902; Consul for Chile in Philadelphia, Pa., 1899-1901; Honorary Vice-Consul for Argentina in Philadelphia, Pa., 1906-25. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 12, 1927 (age 82 years, 207 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of William Hawxhurst (1801-1862) and Elizabeth Weeks (Dean) Hawxhurst (1804-1896); married to Lucy Langdon Williams (1864-1937).
William C. Jones William Carey Jones (1855-1927) — also known as William C. Jones — of Madelia, Watonwan County, Minn.; Cheney, Spokane County, Wash.; Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Born in Remsen, Oneida County, N.Y., April 5, 1855. Lawyer; prosecuting attorney, 12th District, 1886-89; Washington state attorney general, 1889-97; U.S. Representative from Washington at-large, 1897-99; defeated (People's), 1898. Died in Spokane, Spokane County, Wash., June 14, 1927 (age 72 years, 70 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in a private or family graveyard, Spokane County, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Henry White (1850-1927) — Born in Baltimore, Md., March 29, 1850. U.S. Ambassador to Italy, 1905-07; France, 1906-09. Episcopalian. Died in Lenox, Berkshire County, Mass., July 15, 1927 (age 77 years, 108 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Washington National Cathedral, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Father of John Campbell White (1884-1967).
  Political family: White-Moffat-Low family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  John Ezra Rickards (1848-1927) — also known as John E. Rickards — of Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont.; Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Delaware City, New Castle County, Del., July 23, 1848. Republican. Merchant; member Montana territorial council, 1887; delegate to Montana state constitutional convention, 1889; Lieutenant Governor of Montana, 1889-93; Governor of Montana, 1893-97. Methodist. Died in Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif., December 26, 1927 (age 79 years, 156 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Chapel of the Chimes, Oakland, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of David Townsend Rickards and Mary (Burris) Rickards; married, June 18, 1883, to Eliza A. Ellis.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William James Purman (1840-1928) — of Jackson County, Fla. Born in Pennsylvania, 1840. Republican. Delegate to Florida state constitutional convention from Jackson County, 1868; member of Florida state legislature, 1870; U.S. Representative from Florida, 1873-77 (at-large 1873-75, 1st District 1875-77); delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1876. Died in 1928 (age about 88 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James A. Trotter (1852-1928) — of Vassar, Tuscola County, Mich.; Glendale, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Schoharie County, N.Y., March, 1852. Republican. Newspaper publisher; Vassar village Clerk, 1877-80;; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1892; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1899; postmaster of Vassar, Mich., 1902. Scottish ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., 1928 (age about 76 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Riverside Cemetery, Vassar, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Alexander Trotter (1808-1897) and Phebe (Day) Trotter (1818-1914); married, October 3, 1877, to Mary A. 'Mamie' Meehan (1856-1933).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thomas Malvern Vance (1862-1928) — also known as Thomas M. Vance — of Lenoir, Caldwell County, N.C.; Olympia, Thurston County, Wash. Born in Asheville, Buncombe County, N.C., September 6, 1862. Lawyer; mayor of Lenoir, N.C., 1885-86. Suffered a stroke of apoplexy, and died soon after, in Olympia, Thurston County, Wash., February 14, 1928 (age 65 years, 161 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Zebulon Baird Vance (1830-1894) and Harriete Newell (Espy) Vance (1832-1878); married 1887 to Gertrude E. Wheeler (1867-1961).
  Political family: Vance family of Asheville, North Carolina.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Kent (1864-1928) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Kentfield, Marin County, Calif. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 29, 1864. Republican. U.S. Representative from California, 1911-17 (2nd District 1911-13, 1st District 1913-17); delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1912. Member, Skull and Bones. Died in Kentfield, Marin County, Calif., March 13, 1928 (age 63 years, 350 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Father of Roger Kent (1906-1980).
  Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  John Downey Works (1847-1928) — also known as John D. Works — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born near Rising Sun, Ohio County, Ind., March 29, 1847. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1879; state court judge in California, 1886-87; justice of California state supreme court, 1888-91; U.S. Senator from California, 1911-17; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1912. Christian Scientist. Member, American Bar Association; Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., June 6, 1928 (age 81 years, 69 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Charles Rufus Skinner (1844-1928) — also known as Charles R. Skinner — of Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y. Born in Union Square, Oswego County, N.Y., August 4, 1844. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County 1st District, 1877-81; U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1881-85. Died June 30, 1928 (age 83 years, 331 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Avery Skinner and Charlotte (Stebbins) Skinner (1802-1888); brother of Mary Grace Skinner (1846-1914; who married Maurice Lauchlin Wright); nephew of Alanson Skinner (1794-1876).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Curtis Harvey Castle (1848-1928) — also known as Curtis H. Castle — of Merced, Merced County, Calif. Born near Galesburg, Knox County, Ill., October 4, 1848. U.S. Representative from California 7th District, 1897-99. Died July 21, 1928 (age 79 years, 291 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Santa Barbara Cemetery, Santa Barbara, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Franklin Alexander Strong (1856-1929) — also known as J. F. A. Strong — of Iditarod, Yukon-Koyukuk census area, Alaska. Born in Salmon Center, New Brunswick, October 15, 1856. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1912 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee); Governor of Alaska Territory, 1913-18. Died of a heart attack, in Seattle, King County, Wash., July 27, 1929 (age 72 years, 285 days). Cremated.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Jens Möller (1846-1930) — of Galveston, Galveston County, Tex. Born in Skagen, Denmark, April 1, 1846. Ship's officer; shipbroker; Vice-Consul for Russia in Galveston, Tex., 1879-1900; Vice-Consul for Denmark in Galveston, Tex., 1882-96, 1900-07; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1911-12. Danish ancestry. Died in a hospital at Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Tex., February 20, 1930 (age 83 years, 325 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Evergreen Cemetery, Galveston, Tex.
  Relatives: Married to Josephine Hamilton Wilson (1870-1925).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Harold Frederick Newhard (1877-1930) — also known as Harold F. Newhard — Born in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pa., September 19, 1877. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Vladivostok, 1909-15; U.S. Vice Consul in Vladivostok, 1915-17. Died, from pneumonia, in Shanghai, China, March 9, 1930 (age 52 years, 171 days). Cremated; ashes originally interred at Bubbling Well Road Cemetery, Shanghai, China; reinterment to unknown location.
  Relatives: Son of Theodore W. Newhard; married to Vanda Marie Korczki (1881-1933).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Elmer Wilson Demarest (1870-1930) — also known as Elmer W. Demarest — of Hudson County, N.J.; Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J.; Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Eastwood (now part of River Vale), Bergen County, N.J., May 15, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1897. Died, from angina pectoris, in Cannes, France, July 20, 1930 (age 60 years, 66 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Abraham J. Demarest (1840-1913) and Eliza Wilson (Lozier) Demarest (1841-1912); married, September 9, 1896, to Blanche Adeline Bristow; fourth cousin of Francis Hoyte Demarest (1852-1909) and Clayton Abraham Demarest.
  Political family: Demarest-Meriwether family of New Jersey (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Henry Vollmer (1867-1930) — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. Born in Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, July 28, 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Davenport, Iowa, 1893-97; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1912 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; speaker); U.S. Representative from Iowa 2nd District, 1914-15; defeated, 1914. Died in Piedmont, Alameda County, Calif., August 25, 1930 (age 63 years, 28 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Chapel of the Chimes, Oakland, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  John Lind (1854-1930) — of New Ulm, Brown County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Kanna, Smaland, Sweden, March 25, 1854. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Minnesota, 1887-93, 1903-05 (2nd District 1887-93, 5th District 1903-05); served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Governor of Minnesota, 1899-1901; defeated (Democratic), 1896, 1900; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1904; Prohibition candidate for Minnesota railroad and warehouse commission, 1916. Unitarian. Swedish ancestry. Lost his left hand in a boyhood accident. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., September 18, 1930 (age 76 years, 177 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn.
  Relatives: Married, September 1, 1879, to Alice A. Shepard.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thomas Coleman du Pont (1863-1930) — also known as T. Coleman du Pont — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., December 11, 1863. Republican. Engineer; president, E.I. Du Pont de Nemours Powder Co., 1902-15; president, Central Coal and Iron Co., and other mining firms; director, Union National Bank; owner of hotels; Delaware Republican state chair, 1904-12; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1908 (alternate), 1920 (speaker), 1924, 1928; member of Republican National Committee from Delaware, 1908-30; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1916; U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1921-22, 1925-28; appointed 1921; defeated, 1922; resigned 1928. Member, American Academy of Political and Social Science; Union League. Died, from cancer of the larynx, in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., November 11, 1930 (age 66 years, 335 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Antoine Bidermann du Pont (1837-1923) and Ellen Susan (Coleman) du Pont (1838-1876); married, January 17, 1889, to Alice Elsie du Pont (1863-1937); father of Alice Hounsfield du Pont (1891-1967; who married Clayton Douglass Buck) and Francis Victor du Pont; grandfather of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont; grandnephew of Henry DuPont; first cousin of Alfred Irénée du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont (1870-1954); first cousin once removed of Henry Algernon du Pont, Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Lammot du Pont Copeland and Reynolds du Pont; first cousin twice removed of Charles Irénée du Pont and Pierre Samuel du Pont IV; second cousin of Francis Irenee du Pont, Edward Green Bradford, Jr., Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard and Eugene Lammot; second cousin once removed of Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; second cousin twice removed of Richard Henry Bayard.
  Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Boutwell Dunlap (1877-1930) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif., November 14, 1877. Democrat. Lawyer; historian; nominated for U.S. Representative from California 1st District 1904, but withdrew before election; Vice-Consul for Argentina in San Francisco, Calif., 1909-30. Member, Kappa Sigma; Delta Chi; Society of Colonial Wars; American Political Science Association; American Historical Association. Died in his room at the Graystone Hotel, San Francisco, Calif., December 22, 1930 (age 53 years, 38 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Old Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of William Dunlap (1827-1909) and Sarah Jane (Robinson) Dunlap (1847-1920).
  Richard Bartholdt (1855-1932) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Schleiz, Germany, November 2, 1855. Republican. Newspaper editor; U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1893-1915. German ancestry. Died, from broncho-pneumonia, in St. Louis, Mo., March 19, 1932 (age 76 years, 138 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Concordia Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Gottlob Bartholdt and Caroline (Wagner) Bartholdt; married to Caecilie Niedner (1855-1924).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ransford Stevens Miller, Jr. (1867-1932) — also known as Ransford S. Miller — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Born in Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y., October 21, 1867. Chief of Division of Far Eastern Affairs, U.S. State Department, 1909-12 and 1918-19; U.S. Consul General in Seoul, as of 1914-17, as of 1920-30. Died, from heart disease, in Garfield Hospital, Washington, D.C., April 26, 1932 (age 64 years, 188 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Yokohama Foreign General Cemetery, Yokohama, Japan.
  Relatives: Son of Adaline Amelia (Taber) Miller (1833-1903) and Ransford Stevens Miller (1834-1908); married, August 22, 1894, to Lily Murray.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Henry Leland Bowles (1866-1932) — also known as Henry L. Bowles — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Athens, Windham County, Vt., January 6, 1866. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920, 1924; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1925-29. Died in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., May 7, 1932 (age 66 years, 122 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Hillcrest Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Devoe Pell Hodson (1856-1932) — also known as Devoe P. Hodson — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y.; Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y.; Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y. Born in Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y., March 23, 1856. Democrat. Lawyer; municipal judge in New York, 1906-13; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912; member, New York State Public Service Commission, 1914-19; candidate for New York state attorney general, 1917. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died in Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y., May 16, 1932 (age 76 years, 54 days). Cremated; ashes interred at City Cemetery, Ithaca, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Horatio Hodson (1816-1913) and Harriett Ward (Pell) Hodson; married to Mariette Wood.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clarence Emir Allen (1852-1932) — also known as Clarence E. Allen — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah; Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Born in Girard Township, Erie County, Pa., September 8, 1852. Republican. Lawyer; mining business; member of Utah territorial House of Representatives, 1888-96; Salt Lake County Clerk, 1890-93; candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from Utah Territory, 1892; delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1892, 1896; U.S. Representative from Utah at-large, 1896-97. Died in Escondido, San Diego County, Calif., July 9, 1932 (age 79 years, 305 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  Relatives: Father of Florence Ellinwood Allen (1884-1966).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — BillionGraves burial record
  Charles Winfield Waterman (1861-1932) — also known as Charles W. Waterman — of Denver, Colo. Born in Waitsfield, Washington County, Vt., November 2, 1861. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1916, 1924, 1928 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee), 1932; U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1927-32; died in office 1932. Died in Washington, D.C., August 27, 1932 (age 70 years, 299 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suitland, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
Wesley L. Jones Wesley Livsey Jones (1863-1932) — also known as Wesley L. Jones — of North Yakima, Yakima County, Wash.; Seattle, King County, Wash. Born near Bethany, Moultrie County, Ill., October 9, 1863. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Washington at-large, 1899-1909; U.S. Senator from Washington, 1909-32; died in office 1932. Died, of heart and kidney trouble, in Seattle, King County, Wash., November 19, 1932 (age 69 years, 41 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Wesley Jones and Phoebe (McKay) Jones; married, October 13, 1886, to Minda Nelson.
  Cross-reference: Frank R. Jeffrey
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, June 1919
  Spencer Pettis Gracey (1865-1933) — also known as Spencer P. Gracey — of Atlanta, Logan County, Ill.; Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif.; Hankow (now part of Wuhan), China. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., December 18, 1865. Opera singer; U.S. Vice Consul in Foochow, as of 1898; U.S. Consular Marshal in Foochow, as of 1898; worked for Standard Oil company in Japan and China; foreign exchange broker. Died, from peritonitis and heart failure, in International Hospital, Hankow (now part of Wuhan), China, January 15, 1933 (age 67 years, 28 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Levis Gracey (1835-1911) and Leonora (Thompson) Gracey (1840-1897); brother of Wilbur Tirrell Gracey; married to Pearl Miller.
  Political family: Gracey family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  Robert Jacob Lewis (1864-1933) — also known as Robert J. Lewis — of York, York County, Pa. Born in Dover, York County, Pa., December 30, 1864. Republican. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 19th District, 1901-03. Died in Camden, Ouachita County, Ark., July 24, 1933 (age 68 years, 206 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Valhalla Cemetery, Bel-Nor, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Elias Finley Johnson (1860-1933) — also known as E. Finley Johnson — of Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich.; Manila, Philippines. Born in Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio, June 24, 1860. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1885-87; law professor; member of Michigan state board of education, 1898-1901; appointed 1898; resigned 1901; justice of Phillipine Islands supreme court, 1901-. Died in Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, Calif., July 31, 1933 (age 73 years, 37 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Olivet Columbarium, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Abel J. Johnson; married, September 6, 1883, to Clara Annis Smith; father of Eva Johnson (who married Allison De France Gibbs (1868-1945)).
  Political family: Johnson family of San Francisco, California.
  Henry Clay Hansbrough (1848-1933) — also known as Henry C. Hansbrough — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif.; Baraboo, Sauk County, Wis.; Devils Lake, Ramsey County, N.Dak. Born near Prairie du Rocher, Randolph County, Ill., January 30, 1848. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; U.S. Representative from North Dakota at-large, 1889-91; U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1891-1909. Died in Washington, D.C., November 16, 1933 (age 85 years, 290 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Presumably named for: Henry Clay
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Frederick S. Eaton (1855-1934) — also known as Fred Eaton — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., September 23, 1855. Republican. Engineer; mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1898-1900. Member, Native Sons of the Golden West; Freemasons. Died in Bishop, Inyo County, Calif., March 12, 1934 (age 78 years, 170 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Big Pine Cemetery, Big Pine, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin S. Eaton; married to Helen Lucretia Burdick (divorced); married 1904 to Alice Slosson.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clara Annis Smith Johnson (d. 1934) — also known as Clara Annis Smith; Mrs. E. Finley Johnson — of Manila, Philippines. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from the Philippine Islands, 1924. Female. Died in Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, Calif., April 22, 1934. Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Olivet Columbarium, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Married, September 6, 1883, to Elias Finley Johnson (1860-1933); mother of Eva Johnson (who married Allison De France Gibbs).
  Political family: Johnson family of San Francisco, California.
Willis J. Abbot Willis John Abbot (1863-1934) — also known as Willis J. Abbot; Willis J. Abbott — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; New York, New York County, N.Y.; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich.; Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich.; Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 16, 1863. Democrat. Newspaper editor; chairman of Henry George's campaign for Mayor of New York City, 1898; director of the Democratic National Press Bureau, 1900 and 1908; close friend and spokesman of William Jennings Bryan; candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1903; editor, Christian Science Monitor, 1922-27. Christian Scientist. Member, American Economic Association. Died in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., May 19, 1934 (age 71 years, 64 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Waldo Abbot and Julia (Holmes) Abbot; married 1888 to Amanda Mack (born 1863).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, November 1897
  Charles Spalding Thomas (1849-1934) — also known as Charles S. Thomas — of Denver, Colo. Born in Darien, McIntosh County, Ga., December 6, 1849. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1880 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1900, 1908; candidate for U.S. Representative from Colorado, 1884; member of Democratic National Committee from Colorado, 1884-96; Governor of Colorado, 1899-1901; defeated, 1894; U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1913-21; defeated (National), 1920. Died in Denver, Colo., June 24, 1934 (age 84 years, 200 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Married to Emma Gould Fletcher.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Frank E. Wilson Frank Eugene Wilson (1857-1935) — also known as Frank E. Wilson — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Roxbury, Delaware County, N.Y., December 22, 1857. Democrat. Physician; U.S. Representative from New York, 1899-1905, 1911-15 (5th District 1899-1903, 4th District 1903-05, 1911-13, 3rd District 1913-15); defeated, 1904. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Royal Arcanum; Foresters. Died in 1935 (age about 77 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Roxbury Cemetery, Roxbury, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: New York Times, October 23, 1898
  John P. Carter (1858-1935) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Vevay, Switzerland County, Ind., December 27, 1858. Democrat. Newspaper publisher; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 6th California District, 1917-21, 1933-35; died in office 1935; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1924. Died, from influenza, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., April 25, 1935 (age 76 years, 119 days). Cremated.
  Caspar Wistar Haines (1853-1935) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Cheltenham, Montgomery County, Pa., February 11, 1853. Civil engineer; Vice-Consul for Mexico in Philadelphia, Pa., 1901. Episcopalian. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 12, 1935 (age 82 years, 243 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Bowne Haines (1827-1895) and Margaret Vaux (Wistar) Haines (1831-1917); second great-grandnephew of Timothy Matlack (1730-1829).
  Political family: Matlack-Whitall family of Woodbury, New Jersey.
  Henry Mahlon Kimball (1878-1935) — also known as Henry M. Kimball — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore.; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in Orland, Steuben County, Ind., August 27, 1878. Republican. U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1935; died in office 1935. Died in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich., October 19, 1935 (age 57 years, 53 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Green Lawn Cemetery, Orland, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harry Howard Dale (1868-1935) — also known as Harry H. Dale — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., December 3, 1868. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 15th District, 1898, 1902-05; U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1913-19. Died in Bellmore, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., November 17, 1935 (age 66 years, 349 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Fresh Pond Road Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Abram Piatt Andrew, Jr. (1873-1936) — also known as A. Piatt Andrew, Jr. — of Gloucester, Essex County, Mass. Born in LaPorte, LaPorte County, Ind., February 12, 1873. Republican. Director, U.S. Mint, 1909; U.S. Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, 1910-12; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1921-36; died in office 1936; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924, 1928. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Military Order of the World Wars; American Economic Association. Died, from influenza and arteriosclerosis, in Gloucester, Essex County, Mass., June 3, 1936 (age 63 years, 112 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of Abram Piatt Andrew and Helen (Merrell) Andrew.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Winnifred Sprague Mason Huck (1882-1936) — also known as Winnifred Mason Huck — of Illinois. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., September 14, 1882. Republican. U.S. Representative from Illinois at-large, 1922-23. Female. Died August 24, 1936 (age 53 years, 345 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oakwood Cemetery, Waukegan, Ill.
  Relatives: Daughter of William Ernest Mason (1850-1921).
  Epitaph: "Winnifred Lived Nobly And Unafraid."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cornelius Welles Pendleton (1859-1936) — also known as Cornelius W. Pendleton — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 4, 1859. Republican. Lawyer; member of California state assembly 71st District, 1893-96, 1899-1900; member of California state senate, 1901-04; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1907-13. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Union League. Died in Los Angeles County, Calif., September 17, 1936 (age 77 years, 257 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Angelus-Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of William Henry Pendleton (1832-1897) and Margaret Ann (Carothers) Pendleton (1839-1910); married, July 12, 1886, to Elizabeth Brower (1859-1943); second great-grandnephew of Nathan Pendleton (1754-1841); first cousin thrice removed of Nathan Pendleton (1779-1827); second cousin once removed of Harris Pendleton and James Pendleton; second cousin twice removed of Charles Marsh Pendleton, James Monroe Pendleton (1822-1889) and Cyrus Henry Pendleton; second cousin thrice removed of Daniel Burrows; third cousin once removed of Calvin Crane Pendleton, Edward Wheeler Pendleton, Joseph Palmer Dyer, Charles Henry Pendleton, Chauncey C. Pendleton, Nathan William Pendleton and Eckford Gustavus Pendleton; third cousin twice removed of Lorenzo Burrows; fourth cousin of Claudius Victor Pendleton; fourth cousin once removed of Enoch C. Chapman.
  Political family: Pendleton family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Stafford McMillin (1855-1936) — also known as John S. McMillin — of Roche Harbor, San Juan County, Wash. Born near Sugar Grove, Harrison County, Ind., October 28, 1855. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1924, 1932. Methodist. Member, Sigma Chi; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died November 3, 1936 (age 81 years, 6 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Afterglow Vista Mausoleum, Roche Harbor, Wash.
  Relatives: Married to Louella Hiett (1857-1943).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Nathan E. Kendall Nathan Edward Kendall (1868-1936) — also known as Nathan E. Kendall — of Albia, Monroe County, Iowa. Born near Greenville, Lucas County, Iowa, March 17, 1868. Republican. Lawyer; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1900-08; Speaker of the Iowa State House of Representatives, 1907-08; U.S. Representative from Iowa 6th District, 1909-13; Governor of Iowa, 1921-25. Congregationalist. Irish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, November 5, 1936 (age 68 years, 233 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Elijah L. Kendall and Lucinda (Stephens) Kendall; married, April 20, 1896, to Belle Wooden (died 1926); married, June 28, 1928, to Mabel (Fry) Bonnell.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: Iowa Official Register 1923
  Jay Johnson Morrow (1870-1937) — also known as Jay J. Morrow — Born in Fairview, Scott County, Va., February 20, 1870. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; member District of Columbia board of commissioners, 1907-08; Governor of Panama Canal Zone, 1921-24. Died April 16, 1937 (age 67 years, 55 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Brother of Dwight Whitney Morrow (1873-1931); married 1895 to Harriet M. Butler (died 1935).
  See also Wikipedia article
  James Norris Gillett (1860-1937) — also known as James N. Gillett — of Eureka, Humboldt County, Calif. Born in Viroqua, Vernon County, Wis., September 20, 1860. Republican. Lawyer; member of California state senate, 1897-1901; U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1903-06; Governor of California, 1907-11. Died in Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif., April 20, 1937 (age 76 years, 212 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Chapel of the Chimes, Oakland, Calif.; cenotaph at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Cyrus L. Gillett and Sarah J. Gillett; married, May 8, 1898, to Isabella Erzgraber.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Norman Hapgood (1868-1937) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 28, 1868. Lawyer; editor, Collier's Weekly magazine, 1903-12; Harper's Weekly, 1913-16; U.S. Minister to Denmark, 1919. Died, in New York Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 29, 1937 (age 69 years, 32 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Charles H. Hapgood and Fanny Louise (Powers) Hapgood; married, June 17, 1896, to Emilie Bigelow (divorced 1915); married, December 13, 1917, to Elizabeth K. Reynolds.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Henry MacLafferty (1871-1937) — also known as James H. MacLafferty — of Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Born in San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., February 27, 1871. Republican. Lumber business; insurance business; U.S. Representative from California 6th District, 1922-25. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Moose; Lions. Died in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., June 9, 1937 (age 66 years, 102 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. B. S. MacLafferty and Antha (Taylor) MacLafferty.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James C. Cropsey (1873-1937) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New Utrecht (now part of Brooklyn), Kings County, N.Y., 1873. Republican. New York City Police Commissioner, 1910-11; Kings County District Attorney, 1912-16; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1916-37; appointed 1916; died in office 1937; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 2nd Department, 1937; died in office 1937. Dutch ancestry. Died, from a glandular ailment, in Brooklyn Hospital, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., June 16, 1937 (age about 63 years). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of William Cropsey and Mary Voorhies (Church) Cropsey; married 1898 to Florence Graecen.
  William Henry Wilson (1877-1937) — also known as William H. Wilson — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., December 6, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1913-16; Philadelphia director of public safety, 1916-20; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 2nd District, 1935-37; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1936. Died in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif., August 11, 1937 (age 59 years, 248 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Morton Denison Hull (1867-1937) — also known as Morton D. Hull — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., January 13, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1906-14; member of Illinois state senate, 1915-21; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1916; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 5th District, 1920-22; U.S. Representative from Illinois 2nd District, 1923-33. Died in Bennington, Bennington County, Vt., August 20, 1937 (age 70 years, 219 days). Cremated; ashes interred at First Unitarian Church, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Katherine Bingham.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  William Johnson Graham (1872-1937) — also known as William J. Graham — of Aledo, Mercer County, Ill. Born near New Castle, Lawrence County, Pa., February 7, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; Mercer County Prosecuting Attorney, 1901-09; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1912; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1915-16; U.S. Representative from Illinois 14th District, 1917-24; resigned 1924; Associate Judge of U.S. Court of Customs Appeals, 1924-37; died in office 1937. Died in Washington, D.C., November 10, 1937 (age 65 years, 276 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Aledo Cemetery, Aledo, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
Frank B. Kellogg Frank Billings Kellogg (1856-1937) — also known as Frank B. Kellogg — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn.; St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., December 22, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; law partner of Cushman K. Davis; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1904, 1908; member of Republican National Committee from Minnesota, 1904-12; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1917-23; defeated, 1922; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1923-25; U.S. Secretary of State, 1925-29; received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1929. Member, American Bar Association. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., December 21, 1937 (age 80 years, 364 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Washington National Cathedral, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Asa Farnsworth Kellogg (1823-1893) and Abigail (Billings) Kellogg (1826-1909); married, June 16, 1886, to Clara M. Cook (1861-1942); second cousin once removed of Orlando Kellogg; second cousin twice removed of William Dean Kellogg; second cousin thrice removed of Charles Kellogg; second cousin four times removed of Aaron Kellogg; third cousin of Rowland Case Kellogg; third cousin twice removed of Alvan Kellogg, Day Otis Kellogg, Dwight Kellogg and Ensign Hosmer Kellogg; third cousin thrice removed of Jason Kellogg, Orsamus Cook Merrill, Elijah Hunt Mills, Timothy Merrill (1781-1836) and Daniel Fiske Kellogg; fourth cousin of Alphonso Alva Hopkins.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
Milford W. Howard Milford Wriarson Howard (1862-1937) — also known as Milford W. Howard — of Fort Payne, DeKalb County, Ala.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born near Rome, Floyd County, Ga., February 18, 1862. U.S. Representative from Alabama 7th District, 1895-99; novelist; appeared as an actor in a silent movie based on one of his novels; one of the editors of the conservative magazine The Awakener in the 1930s. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., December 28, 1937 (age 75 years, 313 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Sallie Howard Memorial Chapel, Mentone, Ala.
  Relatives: Married, December 23, 1883, to Sarah A. 'Sallie' Lankford (1866-1925).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  George Weston Anderson (1861-1938) — also known as George W. Anderson — of Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass.; Wellesley Hills, Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Acworth, Sullivan County, N.H., September 1, 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1911, 1912; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1914-17; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1917-18; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1918-31; took senior status 1931. Unitarian. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Political and Social Science; American Economic Association; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons. Died in DeLand, Volusia County, Fla., February 14, 1938 (age 76 years, 166 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of David Campbell Anderson and Martha Lucinda (Brigham) Anderson; married 1897 to Minnie E. Mitchell (died 1906); married, January 25, 1908, to Addie Earle Kenerson.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Montague Lessler (1869-1938) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., January 1, 1869. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1902-03; defeated, 1902 (8th District), 1916 (11th District). Jewish. Died February 17, 1938 (age 69 years, 47 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clarence Seward Darrow (1857-1938) — also known as Clarence S. Darrow — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Kinsman, Trumbull County, Ohio, April 18, 1857. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1896; member of Illinois state house of representatives 17th District, 1903-05; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1904, 1924. Member, American Civil Liberties Union. Defense attorney for, among many others, Patrick Eugene Prendergast, who murdered Chicago mayor Carter H. Harrison. In 1911, he was charged with bribing jurors in a California case; tried and acquitted; a second trial resulted in a hung jury. Famously cross-examined William Jennings Bryan during the 1925 "Scopes Monkey Trial.". Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 13, 1938 (age 80 years, 329 days). Cremated; ashes scattered; statue at Rhea County Courthouse Grounds, Dayton, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Amirus Darrow and Emily (Eddy) Darrow.
  Cross-reference: William B. Lloyd
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books by Clarence Darrow: Why I Am an Agnostic and Other Essays — The Story of My Life
  Books about Clarence Darrow: Arthur Weinberg, ed., Attorney for the Damned: Clarence Darrow in the Courtroom — Mike Papantonio, Clarence Darrow, the journeyman — Irving Stone, Clarence Darrow for the Defense — Richard J. Jensen, Clarence Darrow : The Creation of an American Myth — Geoffrey Cowan, The People v. Clarence Darrow : The Bribery Trial of America's Greatest Lawyer
  Charles Sumner Hamlin (1861-1938) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Washington, D.C. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 30, 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Massachusetts state senate, 1887; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1892 (alternate), 1904; candidate for secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1892; assistant secretary of U.S. Treasury, 1893-97; various assignments as diplomatic commissioner, 1897; delegate to three peace conferences in 1907-11; member, Federal Reserve Board, 1914-36. Died in Washington, D.C., April 25, 1938 (age 76 years, 238 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.
  Presumably named for: Charles Sumner
  Relatives: Son of Edward Sumner Hamlin (1830-1888) and Anna Gertrude (Conroy) Hamlin; married, June 4, 1898, to Huybertie Lansing Pruyn; first cousin twice removed of Elijah Livermore Hamlin and Hannibal Hamlin; second cousin once removed of Hannibal Emery Hamlin (1858-1938); third cousin of Isaiah Kidder Stetson; third cousin once removed of Clarence Cutting Stetson; third cousin thrice removed of David Sears.
  Political families: Appleton family of Massachusetts; Hamlin-Bemis-Stowell-Appleton family of Bangor, Maine; Kidder family of Connecticut; Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Henry R. Gibson Henry Richard Gibson (1837-1938) — also known as Henry R. Gibson — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in Kent Island, Queen Anne's County, Md., December 24, 1837. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Tennessee state constitutional convention, 1870; member of Tennessee state senate, 1871-72; candidate for Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 1872, 1880; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1875-76; law partner of Leonidas C. Houk, 1876-79; newspaper editor and publisher; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 2nd District, 1895-1905; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1900. Died May 25, 1938 (age 100 years, 152 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Old Gray Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Woolman Gibson and Catherine (Carter) Gibson; married 1863 to Frances M. Reed; cousin *** of Charles Hopper Gibson (1842-1900).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Edward James Livernash (1866-1938) — also known as Edward James de Nivernais — of California. Born in Lower Calveritas, Calaveras County, Calif., February 14, 1866. U.S. Representative from California 4th District, 1903-05. Died in Agnew, Santa Clara County, Calif., June 1, 1938 (age 72 years, 107 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Spencer Penrose (1865-1939) — of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 2, 1865. Republican. Copper mining business; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1904 (alternate), 1916; promoter and developer of the Pikes Peak region; builder of the Broadmoor Hotel and Resort; philanthropist; delegate to Colorado convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Died in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo., 1939 (age about 73 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun, Colorado Springs, Colo.
  Relatives: Son of Sarah Hannah (Boies) Penrose (1834-1881) and Richard A. F. Penrose (c.1827-1908); brother of Boies Penrose; married 1906 to Julie Villiers (Lewis) McMillan (daughter of Alexander Lewis); grandson of Charles Bingham Penrose; grandnephew of Edward MacFunn Biddle; second great-grandnephew of Edward Biddle and Charles Biddle; first cousin thrice removed of James Biddle, John Biddle (1792-1859) and Richard Biddle; first cousin four times removed of John Scull; second cousin of Edward MacFunn Biddle, Jr.; second cousin twice removed of Charles John Biddle and Thomas Biddle; third cousin once removed of John Biddle (1859-1936); third cousin twice removed of Edward Scull; fourth cousin of Francis Beverley Biddle; fourth cousin once removed of George Ross Scull (1856-?), Robert Spencer Scull and Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Jr..
  Political family: Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clifford Wayne McGlasson (1897-1939) — also known as Clifford W. McGlasson — of Washington, D.C. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, October 31, 1897. Stenographer; U.S. Vice Consul in Turin, 1924; Gothenberg, 1924-25; Prague, 1926-27, 1929; Port Said, 1927-29; Lausanne, 1929-32. Died in Prague, Czechoslovakia (now Czechia), 1939 (age about 41 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Clifford Howell McGlasson (1878-1970) and Matilda (Veth) McGlasson (1879-1915); married, July 25, 1928, to Bozena Pospisilova.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Fillmore Condit (1855-1939) — of Verona, Essex County, N.J.; Santa Paula, Ventura County, Calif.; Essex Fells, Essex County, N.J.; Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Roseland, Essex County, N.J., September 5, 1855. Grocer; invented and manufactured the Condit refrigerator door fastener; Essex County Freeholder; real estate business; New York representative for Union Oil Company of California; founder, Long Beach Community Hospital 1924; mayor of Long Beach, Calif., 1926-27. Methodist. Member, Anti-Saloon League. Died in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif., January 6, 1939 (age 83 years, 123 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Stephen J. Condit (1808-1869) and Catherine Jane (Tappan) Condit (1826-1901); married 1881 to Ida Frances Rafter (1858-1921); first cousin thrice removed of Silas Condict (1738-1801); second cousin once removed of Alfred Henry Condict; second cousin twice removed of John Condit and Lewis Condict; third cousin once removed of Silas Condit and Israel Dodd Condit; fourth cousin of Augustus William Cutler, Albert Pierson Condit, Amzi Condit and Elias Mulford Condit; fourth cousin once removed of Simeon Harrison.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dan Voorhees Stephens (1868-1939) — also known as Dan V. Stephens — of Fremont, Dodge County, Neb. Born in Bloomington, Monroe County, Ind., November 4, 1868. Democrat. Farmer; Dodge County Superintendent of Schools, 1890-94; president, Hammond & Stephens, educational publishers; director, Fremont Trust and Savings Bank; director, Goose Lake Grain and Lumber Co.; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1904, 1908 (delegation chair), 1920, 1924, 1932; U.S. Representative from Nebraska 3rd District, 1911-19. Died in Fremont, Dodge County, Neb., January 13, 1939 (age 70 years, 70 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Lewis Stephens and Martha (Lamkins) Stephens; married, June 24, 1890, to Hannah Boe.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Thomas G. Patten Thomas Gedney Patten (1861-1939) — also known as Thomas G. Patten — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., September 12, 1861. Democrat. Real estate business; president, New York and Long Branch Steamboat Co.; U.S. Representative from New York, 1911-17 (15th District 1911-13, 18th District 1913-17); defeated, 1916; postmaster at New York City, N.Y., 1917-21. Died in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., February 23, 1939 (age 77 years, 164 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Patten and Maria L. (Gedney) Patten; married, October 31, 1890, to Henrietta Floyd.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
  William Barker Lymer (1882-1939) — of Hawaii. Born in Clarinda, Page County, Iowa, August 22, 1882. Hawaii territory attorney general, 1925-28; U.S. District Judge for Hawaii, 1928. Member, American Bar Association. Died April 13, 1939 (age 56 years, 234 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Samuel Davis Wilson (1881-1939) — also known as S. Davis Wilson — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 31, 1881. Mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1936-39; died in office 1939; candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1938; twice indicted by a grand jury in 1938-39 on charges related to vice and gambling in Philadelphia; never tried. Died, from cerebral thrombosis and hypertension, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 19, 1939 (age 57 years, 353 days). Cremated.
  Rowland Louis Johnston (1872-1939) — also known as Rowland L. Johnston — of Clayton, St. Louis County, Mo.; Rolla, Phelps County, Mo. Born in Louisiana, Pike County, Mo., April 23, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 1st District, 1895-1900; defeated, 1938; St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney, 1904-08; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1908; U.S. Representative from Missouri 16th District, 1929-31; defeated, 1930 (16th District), 1932 (at-large). Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons. Died in Rolla, Phelps County, Mo., September 22, 1939 (age 67 years, 152 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oak Grove Cemetery, Bel-Nor, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Elmer Lincoln Fulton (1865-1939) — also known as Elmer L. Fulton — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born in Magnolia, Harrison County, Iowa, April 22, 1865. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 2nd District, 1907-09. Died in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., October 4, 1939 (age 74 years, 165 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Fulton (1828-1890) and Eliza Ann (McAllister) Fulton; brother of Charles William Fulton and Ida Fulton (1856-1924; who married William J. Halderman); married, March 6, 1906, to Mabel Alice Rinehart (1883-1969); uncle of Jacob Fulton Halderman; third cousin thrice removed of Elijah Abel (1771-1840).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut; Conger-Hungerford family; Fulton-Halderman family of Pawnee City, Nebraska (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Wickersham (1857-1939) — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash.; Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska; Juneau, Alaska. Born in Patoka, Marion County, Ill., August 24, 1857. Republican. Probate judge in Washington, 1884-88; member of Washington state house of representatives, 1898; Judge of U.S. District Court, 1900; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Alaska Territory, 1909-17, 1919, 1921, 1931-33; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1928 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business; member, Resolutions Committee). Died in Juneau, Alaska, October 24, 1939 (age 82 years, 61 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
  Mount Wickersham, in Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Nagel (1849-1940) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Bernardo, Colorado County, Tex., August 9, 1849. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1881-83; member of Republican National Committee from Missouri, 1908-12; U.S. Secretary of Commerce and Labor, 1909-13; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1932. German ancestry. Died, from a cerebral embolism while suffering from chronic myocarditis, in St. Louis, Mo., January 5, 1940 (age 90 years, 149 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Hermann Nagel (1819-1889) and Friederike (Litzmann) Nagel; married, August 4, 1876, to Fannie Brandeis (1850-1890; sister of Louis Dembitz Brandeis (1856-1941)); married, May 1, 1895, to Anne Shepley (1866-1951).
  Political family: Taussig family of St. Louis, Missouri.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
Samuel E. Winslow Samuel Ellsworth Winslow (1862-1940) — also known as Samuel E. Winslow — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., April 11, 1862. Republican. President, Samuel Winslow Skate Manufacturing Co.; director, U.S. Envelope Co., State Mutual Life Assurance Co. of Worcester, Mass., and Mechanics National Bank; trustee, Worcester City Hospital; chairman, U.S. Board of Railway Labor Mediation; Massachusetts Republican state chair, 1893-94; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1908; speaker, 1924; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1913-25. Unitarian. Died in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., July 11, 1940 (age 78 years, 91 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Hope Cemetery, Worcester, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Winslow (1827-1894) and Mary Weeks (Robbins) Winslow; married, April 17, 1889, to Bertha Lucenia Russell.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, June 1919
  Charles Pope Caldwell (1875-1940) — also known as C. Pope Caldwell — of Forest Hills, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born near Bastrop, Bastrop County, Tex., June 18, 1875. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912; U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1915-21; candidate in primary for borough president of Queens, New York, 1925. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Sunnyside, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., July 31, 1940 (age 65 years, 43 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of Charles G. Caldwell and Mary (Hill) Caldwell; married, July 20, 1907, to Frances Morrison.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lincoln Loy McCandless (1859-1940) — also known as Lincoln L. McCandless — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Indiana, Indiana County, Pa., September 18, 1859. Mining business; real estate business; member of Hawaii territorial senate, 1902-06; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1904; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1916 (Honorary Vice-President; member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1920, 1924 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1928, 1932; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1933-35; defeated, 1934. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, October 5, 1940 (age 81 years, 17 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  George Arthur Mathews (1852-1941) — of Brookings, Brookings County, S.Dak.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., June 4, 1852. Mayor of Brookings, Dakota Territory, 1883-84, 1887-89; member Dakota territorial council, 1887-88; President of the Dakota Territorial Council, 1887-88; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Dakota Territory, 1889; mayor of Brookings, S.Dak., 1897-1903. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., April 19, 1941 (age 88 years, 319 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Greenwood Cemetery, Brookings, S.Dak.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  George Luis Baker (1868-1941) — also known as George L. Baker — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in The Dalles, Wasco County, Ore., August 23, 1868. Republican. Mayor of Portland, Ore., 1917-33. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Woodmen; Elks; Rotary. Died in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., May 16, 1941 (age 72 years, 266 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Wilhelm's Portland Memorial, Portland, Ore.
  Relatives: Son of John Baker and Mary (Edgett) Baker; married, August 7, 1910, to Claire M. Skeel (1876-1945).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Henry Miller Hammond (1874-1941) — also known as Harry M. Hammond — of Alameda, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 5, 1874. Republican. Streetcar conductor; building materials business; postmaster at Alameda, Calif., 1916, 1921-34 (acting, 1916). Member, Rotary; Elks; Odd Fellows; Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Killed in an automobile accident San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif., August 10, 1941 (age 66 years, 309 days). His wife was injured in the crash, and died the next day. Cremated.
  Relatives: Married to Katherine 'Katie' Aberle (1893-1941).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Louis Dembitz Brandeis (1856-1941) — also known as Louis D. Brandeis — of Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., November 13, 1856. Lawyer; law clerk to Justice Horace Gray, 1879-80; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1916-39; took senior status 1939. Jewish. Died in Washington, D.C., October 5, 1941 (age 84 years, 326 days). Cremated; ashes interred at University of Louisville Law School, Louisville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Adolph Brandeis (1822-1906) and Fredericka (Dembitz) Brandeis (1829-1901); brother of Fannie Brandeis (1850-1890; who married Charles Nagel (1849-1940)) and Alfred Brandeis (1854-1928; brother-in-law of Walter M. Taussig); married, March 23, 1891, to Alice Goldmark (1866-1945).
  Political family: Taussig family of St. Louis, Missouri.
  Cross-reference: Dean Acheson — James M. Landis — Calvert Magruder
  Brandeis University, in Waltham, Massachusetts, is named for him.  — The Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, in Louisville, Kentucky, is named for him.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Louis D. Brandeis: Lewis J. Paper, Brandeis: An Intimate Biography of One of America's Truly Great Supreme Court Justices — Stephen W. Baskerville, Of Laws and Limitations : An Intellectual Portrait of Louis Dembitz Brandeis — Philippa Strum, Louis D. Brandeis: Justice for the People — Robert A. Burt, Two Jewish Justices: Outcasts in the Promised Land
  Omer Madison Kem (1855-1942) — also known as Omer M. Kem — of Broken Bow, Custer County, Neb.; Montrose, Montrose County, Colo.; Cottage Grove, Lane County, Ore. Born in Hagerstown, Wayne County, Ind., November 13, 1855. U.S. Representative from Nebraska, 1891-97 (3rd District 1891-93, 6th District 1893-97); member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1907. Died in Cottage Grove, Lane County, Ore., February 13, 1942 (age 86 years, 92 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Thomas Meinhard Balliet (1852-1942) — also known as Thomas M. Balliet — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New Mahoning, Carbon County, Pa., March 1, 1852. Republican. Superintendent of schools; university professor; dean, School of Education, New York University, 1904-19; Law Preservation candidate for New York state senate 19th District, 1932; Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 18, 1942 (age 89 years, 354 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.; cenotaph at Lehighton Cemetery, Lehighton, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Nathan Balliet (1816-1896) and Sarah (Meinhard) Balliet (1832-1915); brother of Andrew Jackson Balliet (1863-1960); married, August 2, 1898, to Elizabeth O. Stearns (1862-1953); second cousin once removed of Stephen David Balliet.
  Political family: Balliet family of Wisconsin.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frank Dillingham (1849-1942) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis.; San Francisco, Calif. Born in Waterbury, Washington County, Vt., December 9, 1849. U.S. Consul in Auckland, 1897-1903; Aix-la-Chapelle, 1905-06; U.S. Consul General in Auckland, 1903-05; Coburg, 1906-12; Winnipeg, as of 1914; Christiania, 1915. Died in San Francisco, Calif., April 13, 1942 (age 92 years, 125 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Paul Dillingham, Jr. and Julia (Carpenter) Dillingham (1812-1898); brother of William Paul Dillingham (1843-1923); married, June 3, 1883, to Minnie Louise Sneath.
  Political family: Dillingham family of Waterbury, Vermont.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  George Ernest Waldo (1851-1942) — also known as George E. Waldo — of Ulysses, Butler County, Neb.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 11, 1851. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 18th District, 1896; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900; U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1905-09. Died in Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif., June 16, 1942 (age 91 years, 156 days). Cremated; ashes interred at New Cemetery, Scotland, Conn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Politte Elvins (1878-1943) — of Elvins (now part of Park Hills), St. Francois County, Mo.; Bonne Terre, St. Francois County, Mo.; St. Louis County, Mo. Born in French Village, St. Francois County, Mo., March 16, 1878. Republican. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1904; U.S. Representative from Missouri 13th District, 1909-11; defeated, 1910; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1912; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 26th District, 1922-23; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 2nd District, 1929-30. Member, Sigma Alpha Epsilon; American Bar Association. Died in McAllen, Hidalgo County, Tex., January 14, 1943 (age 64 years, 304 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Mahogan Elvins (1841-1925) and Zelma (Politte) Elvins; married, November 25, 1901, to Florence Kells.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Jay Pierrepont Moffat (1896-1943) — also known as "Pierrepontifex Maximus" — of Hancock, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Rye, Westchester County, N.Y., July 18, 1896. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul General in Sydney, 1935-37; U.S. Minister to Canada, 1940-43, died in office 1943; Luxembourg, 1941-43, died in office 1943. Died, following surgery for phlebitis, in Ottawa, Ontario, January 24, 1943 (age 46 years, 190 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of R. Burnham Moffat (1861-1916) and Ellen Low (Pierrepont) Moffat; brother of Elizabeth Moffat (who married John Campbell White) and Abbot Low Moffat (1901-1996); married, July 27, 1927, to Lilla C. Grew (daughter of Joseph Clark Grew); father of Jay Pierrepont Moffat; nephew of Seth Low Pierrepont; uncle of Margaret Rutherfurd White (who married William Tapley Bennett, Jr.); great-grandnephew of Seth Low.
  Political family: White-Moffat-Low family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  William Charles Manchester (1873-1943) — also known as William C. Manchester — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born near Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio, December 25, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 4th District, 1907-08; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1908; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1910-14. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Elks; Kappa Sigma. Died, of prostate cancer, in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., May 17, 1943 (age 69 years, 143 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in a private or family graveyard, Mahoning County, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Hugh A. Manchester and Rosannah (Squires) Manchester; married, December 27, 1898, to Margaret Katherine MacGregor.
  Caroline Clyde Holt Holly (d. 1943) — also known as Carrie Holly — of Colorado. Member of Colorado state legislature, 1894. Female. One of the first three women state legislators in the U.S. Died in Castle Rock, Cowlitz County, Wash., July 16, 1943. Cremated.
  Relatives: Married to Charles Frederick Holly (1825?-1901).
  Nat Rogan (c.1882-1943) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Chula Vista, San Diego County, Calif. Born in Ripley, Tippah County, Miss., about 1882. Democrat. Real estate business; financier; campaign manager for U.S. Sen. William G. McAdoo, 1932; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 6th California District, 1935-43; resigned 1943. Died, following a heart attack, in Mercy Hospital, San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., August 8, 1943 (age about 61 years). Cremated.
  James Herbert Sinclair (1871-1943) — also known as James H. Sinclair — of Kenmare, Ward County, N.Dak. Born in Canada, October 9, 1871. Republican. Lawyer; superintendent of schools; farmer; real estate business; member of North Dakota state house of representatives, 1915; U.S. Representative from North Dakota, 1919-35 (3rd District 1919-33, at-large 1933-35). Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died September 5, 1943 (age 71 years, 331 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Friend William Richardson (1865-1943) — also known as Friend W. Richardson; William Richardson — of California. Born in Michigan, December 1, 1865. Republican. Newspaper publisher; California state treasurer, 1915-23; Governor of California, 1923-27. Quaker. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Order of the Eastern Star; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Modern Woodmen; Rotary; Kiwanis; Moose. Died, of a heart ailment, in Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif., September 5, 1943 (age 77 years, 278 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Chapel of the Chimes, Oakland, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of William Richardson and Rhoda (Dye) Richardson; married to Augusta Felder.
  Cross-reference: Fletcher Bowron
  See also Wikipedia article
  Owen C. McAleer (1858-1944) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Liscard, Canada, 1858. Republican. Mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1904-06. Member, Elks. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., March 7, 1944 (age about 85 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Angelus-Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Calif.
  Relatives: Married to Gertrude Mullally (1869-1950).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thomas Barbour Crawford (1871-1944) — also known as Thomas Crawford — of Centralia, Lewis County, Wash.; Turlock, Stanislaus County, Calif. Born in West Kilbride, Ayrshire, Scotland, September 7, 1871. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1936. Scottish ancestry. Died in Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif., April 2, 1944 (age 72 years, 208 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
Bradstreet S. Rairden Bradstreet Stinson Rairden (1858-1944) — also known as Bradstreet S. Rairden — Born in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., November 7, 1858. Ship captain; insurance agent; U.S. Consul in Batavia, 1892-97, 1900-17; Riviere du Loup, 1917-20; Curaçao, 1920-24; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Batavia, 1898-1900. Died in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, Calif., November 9, 1944 (age 86 years, 2 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oak Grove Cemetery, Bath, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Bradstreet Rairden (1813-1887) and Mary Brown (Tarbox) Rairden (1830-1876); married, January 12, 1887, to Elizabeth Frances Collins (1864-1942); father of Francis Bradstreet Rairden (1888-1973), Percy Wallace Rairden and David Laurence Rairden.
  Political family: Rairden family of Santa Monica, California.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: U.S. passport application (1920)
  Roy N. Davidson (1879-1944) — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Mahomet, Champaign County, Ill., January 7, 1879. Republican. Mining business; member of Arizona territorial House of Representatives, 1907; secretary of Arizona Republican Party, 1922-24, 1937; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Arizona, 1934. Member, Sigma Chi. Died in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., December 24, 1944 (age 65 years, 352 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  Relatives: Married 1919 to Minnie M. Lambert (1886-1951).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robert Andrew Willson Barrett (1892-1945) — also known as R. A. W. Barrett — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Rusk, Cherokee County, Tex., November 21, 1892. Real estate business; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Atlanta, Ga., 1923-29. Member, Kappa Alpha Order; Freemasons; American Legion. Died, from pancreatic cancer, in the station hospital, Ellington Field, Houston, Harris County, Tex., February 27, 1945 (age 52 years, 98 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Rusk, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Arthur Barrett (1853-1924) and Lela May (Willson) Barrett (1869-1954); married to Grace NcNaught Bloodworth.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Allison D. Gibbs Allison De France Gibbs (1868-1945) — also known as Allison D. Gibbs — Born in Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn., April 3, 1868. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Philippine Islands, 1920. While a prisoner of the Japanese during World War II, was killed by Allied bombing of the hospital where he was held, in Baguio, Benguet Province, Philippines, March 15, 1945 (age 76 years, 346 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Olivet Columbarium, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Charles W. Gibbs (1840-1915) and Albina Stanhope (De France) Gibbs (1847-1887); married 1906 to Eva Johnson (1884-1929; daughter of Elias Finley Johnson (1860-1933) and Clara Annis Smith Johnson).
  Political family: Johnson family of San Francisco, California.
  Image source: U.S. passport application (1918)
  Sebastian Harrison White (1864-1945) — also known as S. Harrison White — of Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colo.; Denver, Colo. Born in Maries County, Mo., December 24, 1864. Democrat. Superintendent of schools; lawyer; District Attorney, 10th District, 1904-08; justice of Colorado state supreme court, 1909-19; chief justice of Colorado Supreme Court, 1917-18; U.S. Representative from Colorado 1st District, 1927-29; defeated, 1928. Member, American Bar Association; Elks; Knights of Pythias. Died in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo., December 21, 1945 (age 80 years, 362 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of Jonah W. White and Cloa Ann (Reader) White; married, December 25, 1893, to Eva Dunbaugh.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John R. MacDonald (1857-1946) — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Moretown, Washington County, Vt., March 30, 1857. Progressive. Mayor of Flint, Mich., 1914-15. Scottish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Injured in a fall at his home, and died at Hurley Hospital, Flint, Genesee County, Mich., January, 1946 (age 88 years, 0 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Avondale Cemetery, Flint, Mich.
  William Hickman Moore (1861-1946) — also known as William H. Moore — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in St. Louis, Mo., 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; superior court judge in Washington, 1897-1901; mayor of Seattle, Wash., 1906-08; defeated, 1910; candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington 1st District, 1914. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., March 13, 1946 (age about 84 years). Cremated.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robert Luce (1862-1946) — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass.; Waltham, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine, December 2, 1862. Republican. Lawyer; director, Boston Mutual Life Insurance Company; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Seventh Middlesex District, 1899, 1901-08; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1912-13; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1917-19; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1919-35, 1937-41 (13th District 1919-33, 9th District 1933-35, 1937-41); defeated, 1934, 1940. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; American Political Science Association; American Economic Association; Exchange Club. Died April 7, 1946 (age 83 years, 126 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Enos Thompson Luce and Phebe (Learned) Luce; married 1885 to Mabelle Farnham.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Bross Lloyd (1875-1946) — also known as William B. Lloyd; "The Millionaire Socialist" — of Winnetka, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., February 27, 1875. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1918; arrested in downtown Chicago, 1918, for refusing to remove a red flag from his limo; co-founder of Communist Labor Party, 1919; indicted for sedition, 1920; represented at trial by Clarence Darrow; convicted, sentenced to 1-5 years in prison; his sentence was commuted in 1922. Died, of cancer, in the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 30, 1946 (age 71 years, 123 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Atlantic Ocean.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Demarest Lloyd (social reformer, author) and Jessie (Bross) Lloyd; married to Lola Maverick (divorced 1916) and Madge Bird; grandson of William Bross (1825?-?).
  Wynn Leland Eddy (1874-1946) — also known as Wynn L. Eddy — of Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah. Born in Michigan, March 26, 1874. Democrat. Pharmacist; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1916 (member, Credentials Committee). Died in Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah, July 24, 1946 (age 72 years, 120 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Wright Crematory and Columbarium, Seattle, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Leland Eddy (1849-1941) and Mary J. (Skelton) Eddy (1856-1937); married, June 6, 1897, to Eva Alice Sweany (1876-1965).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clarence Dunn Van Duzer (1866-1947) — also known as Clarence D. Van Duzer — of Tonopah, Nye County, Nev. Born in Nevada, 1866. Democrat. Member of Nevada state legislature, 1890; U.S. Representative from Nevada at-large, 1903-07. Died in 1947 (age about 81 years). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  H. Allen Barton (1893-1947) — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn., February 28, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 27th District, 1931-32; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich, 1932; editor of Connecticut Bar Journal, 1943-44. Died, of a cerebral hemorrhage, in Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn., February 5, 1947 (age 53 years, 342 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Union Cemetery, Greenwich, Conn.
  Frank Graham Finlayson (1864-1947) — also known as Frank G. Finlayson — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, March 24, 1864. Republican. Lawyer; member of California state assembly, 1893-94; superior court judge in California, 1911-19; Judge, California Court of Appeal, 1919-26; justice of California state supreme court, 1926. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons. Died, of pneumonia, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., February 9, 1947 (age 82 years, 322 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of James Ross Finlayson and Elizabeth (Goodsir) Finlayson; married, July 10, 1895, to Agnes Thayer.
  Edgar Clarence Ellis (1854-1947) — also known as Edgar C. Ellis — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Vermontville, Eaton County, Mich., October 2, 1854. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1905-09, 1921-23, 1925-27, 1929-31; defeated, 1908, 1922, 1926, 1930. Congregationalist. Died in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla., March 15, 1947 (age 92 years, 164 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Elmer Eugene Ellis and Jane Maria (Halstead) Ellis; married, July 20, 1882, to Emily Hatch Roy (died 1931); married, November 5, 1936, to Katherine M. Morgan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Grover M. Moscowitz (1886-1947) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark., August 31, 1886. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, 1925-47; died in office 1947; his practice of giving lucrative bankruptcy receiverships to members of his former partner's law firm was condemned as unethical by the U.S. House on April 8, 1930. Jewish. Member, Freemasons. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., March 31, 1947 (age 60 years, 212 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Morris Moscowitz and Bertha (Less) Moscowitz; married 1911 to Miriam H. Greenebaum; father of Grover M. Moscowitz, Jr. (1916-1998).
  Cross-reference: William T. Cowin
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frederick Augustus Sims (1867-1947) — also known as Fred A. Sims — of Frankfort, Clinton County, Ind.; Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Frankfort, Clinton County, Ind., October 8, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; banker; mayor of Frankfort, Ind., 1894-98; member of Indiana Republican State Committee, 1896-1906; secretary of Indiana Republican Party, 1904-06; secretary of state of Indiana, 1906-10; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1916. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., April 20, 1947 (age 79 years, 194 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of James Noble Sims and Margaret (Allen) Sims (1830-1912); married 1917 to Elsie Dickson (died 1944); nephew of John F. Sims (1819?-1883); grandson of Stephen Sims.
  Political family: Sims family of Indiana.
Harry B. Hawes Harry Bartow Hawes (1869-1947) — also known as Harry B. Hawes — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Covington, Kenton County, Ky., November 15, 1869. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1904, 1928; member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee, 1916; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 3rd District, 1917-18; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Missouri 11th District, 1921-26; U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1926-33; resigned 1933. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Sons of Confederate Veterans; American Legion; Reserve Officers Association; Military Order of the World Wars; American Bar Association; American Society for International Law; American Economic Association; Izaak Walton League; Audubon Society; American Forestry Association; National Rifle Association. Died in Washington, D.C., July 31, 1947 (age 77 years, 258 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in a private or family graveyard, Ripley County, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Smith Nicholas Hawes (1843-1891) and Susan Elizabeth (Simrall) Hawes (1846-1900); married, November 15, 1899, to Elizabeth Eppes Osborne Robinson; grandson of Richard Hawes (1797-1877); grandnephew of Robert Carter Nicholas (1787-1857) and Albert Gallatin Hawes; great-grandson of George Nicholas; great-grandnephew of Wilson Cary Nicholas, John Nicholas and Aylett Hawes; second great-grandson of Robert Carter Nicholas (1729-1780); first cousin twice removed of Peyton Randolph; first cousin four times removed of Benjamin Harrison (1726-1791); second cousin once removed of Peter Myndert Dox, Aylett Hawes Buckner and Edmund Randolph; second cousin thrice removed of John Walker, Carter Bassett Harrison, Francis Walker and William Henry Harrison; third cousin once removed of Thomas Marshall, James Keith Marshall and Francis Beverley Biddle; third cousin twice removed of John Scott Harrison; third cousin thrice removed of Burwell Bassett; fourth cousin once removed of Thomas Walker Gilmer, Carter Henry Harrison and Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901).
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: John J. Cochran
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: Missouri Official Manual 1921
  Charles Browne (1875-1947) — of Princeton, Mercer County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 28, 1875. Democrat. Physician; mayor of Princeton, N.J., 1916-23; resigned 1923; president, board of trustees, Princeton Hospital, 1919-23; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 4th District, 1923-25; defeated, 1920, 1924; member, New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, 1925-31; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1936-39; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1940; director, First National Bank of Princeton; director, Delaware and Bound Brook Railroad. Presbyterian. Died in Princeton, Mercer County, N.J., August 17, 1947 (age 71 years, 323 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of William Hardcastle Browne and Alice (Beaver) Browne; married, April 30, 1913, to Georgeanna Gibbs.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Eva McCall Hamilton (1871-1948) — also known as Eva M. Hamilton — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Memphis, St. Clair County, Mich., December 13, 1871. Republican. Member of Michigan state senate 16th District, 1921-22; defeated in primary, 1922. Female. First woman elected to Michigan Senate. Died, of heart failure, in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., January 28, 1948 (age 76 years, 46 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Niece of Thomas W. McCall (1849-?).
  Gertrude Atherton (1857-1948) — also known as Gertrude Franklin Horn — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in San Francisco, Calif., October 30, 1857. Democrat. Author; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1928. Female. Died in San Francisco, Calif., June 14, 1948 (age 90 years, 228 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Daughter of Thomas L. Horn and Gertrude (Franklin) Horn; married 1876 to George H. B. Atherton (died 1887).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books by Gertrude Atherton: The Sisters-in-Law — The Splendid Idle Forties : Stories of Old California — Rezanov — The Bell in the Fog and Other Stories — Conqueror : Dramatized Biography of Alexander Hamilton — Adventures of a Novelist — California, an Intimate History — Black Oxen — The Doomswoman : An Historical Romance of Old California — Aristocrats — Californians — Patience Sparhawk and Her Times — Rulers of Kings — Los Cerritos — Can Women Be Gentlemen? — Senator North — The Valiant Runaways — American Wives & English Husbands — Dormant Fires
  Books about Gertrude Atherton: Emily Wortis Leider, California's Daughter : Gertrude Atherton and Her Times — Charlotte S. McClure, Gertrude Atherton
  Erwin Ladislav Chloupek (1870-1948) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born October 8, 1870. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; Consul for Czechoslovakia in San Francisco, Calif., 1935. Czech and Irish ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Died, from heart disease, in San Francisco, Calif., August 28, 1948 (age 77 years, 325 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Chloupek and Mary (Sullivan) Chloupek.
  Walter Gresham Andrews (1889-1949) — also known as Walter G. Andrews — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in Evanston, Cook County, Ill., July 16, 1889. Republican. Athletic coach; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; sales manager; U.S. Representative from New York, 1931-49 (40th District 1931-45, 42nd District 1945-49). Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Freemasons. Died, from a heart attack, in a hotel at Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Fla., March 5, 1949 (age 59 years, 232 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Old Fort Niagara Cemetery, Youngstown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Henry Andrews and Kate (Gresham) Andrews; grandson of Walter Quintin Gresham (1832-1895).
  Political family: Gresham-Andrews family of Harrison County, Indiana.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James William Cherry (1872-1949) — also known as James W. Cherry — of Utah; Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Hancock County, Ill., April 5, 1872. Republican. Justice of Utah state supreme court, 1923-33; chief justice of Utah state supreme court, 1929-33. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons. Died, of cardiac asthma, in Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz., March 23, 1949 (age 76 years, 352 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Manti City Cemetery, Manti, Utah.
  Relatives: Son of A. N. Cherry and Mary (Banks) Cherry.
William T. Henshaw William Thornton Henshaw (1868-1949) — of Martinsburg, Berkeley County, W.Va.; South Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Martinsburg, Berkeley County, W.Va., March 20, 1868. Physician; mayor of Martinsburg, W.Va., 1896-1902; major in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Berkeley County, 1901-02; West Virginia State Health Commissioner, 1921. Member, Kappa Sigma. Died, from colon cancer, in St. Francis Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., April 13, 1949 (age 81 years, 24 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Norborne Parish Cemetery, Martinsburg, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Snodgrass Henshaw (1845-1886) and Nannie Bell (Snodgrass) Henshaw (1846-1925); brother of John Snodgrass Henshaw; married 1897 to Georgia Ingraham Burns; grandnephew of John Fryatt Snodgrass; first cousin once removed of Isaac Breathed Snodgrass and Edgar Craven Henshaw; second cousin once removed of Marion Lee Henshaw; third cousin of Harry Preston Henshaw (1886-1961).
  Political family: Henshaw-Breathitt-Snodgrass-Sappington family of West Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929
  Robert Buech (c.1870-1949) — also known as Bob Buech — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Posen, Prussia (now Poznan, Poland), about 1870. Socialist. Tavern keeper; Milwaukee County Sheriff; delegate to Socialist National Convention from Wisconsin, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 4th District, 1920. German ancestry. Died in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., May 18, 1949 (age about 79 years). Cremated.
  Albert Halstead (1867-1949) — Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, September 19, 1867. Colonel and aide-de-camp on staff of Gov. William McKinley, 1892-96; newspaper editor; U.S. Consul in Birmingham, 1906-15; U.S. Consul General in Vienna, 1915-17; Stockholm, 1917-19; Montreal, 1920-28; London, 1928-32. Died in Old Lyme, New London County, Conn., May 21, 1949 (age 81 years, 244 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Murat Halstead and Mary (Banks) Halstead; married 1896 to Alene Wilcos (1873-1957).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frederick Charles Loofbourow (1874-1949) — also known as Frederick C. Loofbourow — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born in Atlantic, Cass County, Iowa, February 8, 1874. Republican. State court judge in Utah, 1911; delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1920 (alternate), 1932; U.S. Representative from Utah 2nd District, 1930-33. Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, July 8, 1949 (age 75 years, 150 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Charles Dewey Hilles (1867-1949) — also known as Charles D. Hilles — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Belmont County, Ohio, June 23, 1867. Republican. Secretary to President William Howard Taft, 1911-12; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1912-16; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916 (member, Arrangements Committee; speaker), 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936 (member, Arrangements Committee), 1940; member of Republican National Committee from New York, 1924-38; Vice-Chair of Republican National Committee, 1925; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Member, Loyal Legion. Suffered a stroke, and died two months later, in Speonk, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., August 27, 1949 (age 82 years, 65 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Hilles and Elizabeth (Lee) Hilles; married 1896 to Dollie Bell Whiley (died 1949).
T. C. Townsend Thomas Chasteene Townsend (1877-1949) — also known as T. C. Townsend — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in a log cabin overlooking the New River, in Mountain Cove, Fayette County, W.Va., August 14, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; West Virginia state tax commissioner, 1908-11, 1929-35; Kanawha County Prosecuting Attorney, 1913-17; candidate for Governor of West Virginia, 1932; delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1936 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1940, 1944. Died in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., November 5, 1949 (age 72 years, 83 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Mason Townsend and Julia (Rule) Townsend; married 1901 to Annie Burdette.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929
  William J. McCracken (1878-1949) — of Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., January 31, 1878. Dentist; mayor of Oakland, Calif., 1933-41. Died December 3, 1949 (age 71 years, 306 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Chapel of Memories, Oakland, Calif.
  Thomas Ray Hamer (1864-1950) — also known as Thomas R. Hamer — of St. Anthony, Fremont County, Idaho. Born in Vermont, Fulton County, Ill., May 4, 1864. Republican. Lawyer; member of Idaho state house of representatives, 1896; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; U.S. Representative from Idaho at-large, 1909-11; served in the U.S. Army during World War I. Died, from heart disease, in Butler Rest Home in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., December 22, 1950 (age 86 years, 232 days). Cremated at Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Ariz.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Hamer; nephew of Thomas Lyon Hamer (1800-1846).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Herbert Seely Bigelow (1870-1951) — of Mt. Washington, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Elkhart, Elkhart County, Ind., January 4, 1870. Democrat. Pastor; candidate for secretary of state of Ohio, 1902; delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention, 1912; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1913-14; U.S. Representative from Ohio 2nd District, 1937-39. Congregationalist. Died in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, November 11, 1951 (age 81 years, 311 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of Alpheus A. Bigelow and Emma M. Bigelow; married, September 10, 1894, to Margaret N. Doane.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harvey Gordon Starkweather (1868-1951) — also known as Harvey G. Starkweather — of Milwaukie, Clackamas County, Ore. Born June 20, 1868. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 1st District, 1928. Died, from coronary seclusion and arterial sclerosis, at Portland General Hospital, Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., November 13, 1951 (age 83 years, 146 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Married to Alice M. Risley (died 1920).
  William Lincoln Higgins (1867-1951) — also known as William L. Higgins — of South Coventry, Coventry, Tolland County, Conn. Born in Chesterfield, Hampshire County, Mass., March 8, 1867. Republican. Physician; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Coventry, 1905-08, 1917-22, 1925-28; member of Connecticut state senate, 1909-12; first selectman of Coventry, Connecticut, 1917-32; Tolland County Commissioner, 1921-32; secretary of state of Connecticut, 1929-33; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1933-37; defeated, 1936; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1936 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks. Died in Norwich, New London County, Conn., November 19, 1951 (age 84 years, 256 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Chesterfield Center Cemetery, Chesterfield, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Manuel Herrick (1876-1952) — also known as Emanuel Herrick — of Perry, Noble County, Okla.; Plumas County, Calif. Born in Perry Township, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, September 20, 1876. Republican. U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 8th District, 1921-23; defeated, 1918 (Independent), 1922 (primary), 1924 (primary), 1926 (primary), 1928 (primary), 1930 (primary); candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from California, 1948. While on a trip to his mining claim; he died, probably from exposure, during a Sierra blizzard, near Quincy, Plumas County, Calif., January 11, 1952 (age 75 years, 113 days). His body was found in a snowbank, six weeks later. Cremated; ashes interred at Quincy Cemetery, Quincy, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of John Herrick and Belinda (Kail) Herrick.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Encyclopedia of Oklahoma Historyand Culture
  Books about Manuel Herrick: Gene Aldrich, The Okie Jesus Congressman: the life of Manuel Herrick
  W. Wayne Hindman (d. 1952) — of Clarion County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 26th District, 1915-18; Honorary Vice-President, Democratic National Convention, 1916. Died in February, 1952. Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Ben Wilson Olcott (1872-1952) — also known as Ben W. Olcott; B. W. Olcott — of Salem, Marion County, Ore.; Redlands, San Bernardino County, Calif. Born in Keithsburg, Mercer County, Ill., October 15, 1872. Republican. Miner; secretary of state of Oregon, 1911-20; appointed 1911; resigned 1920; Governor of Oregon, 1919-23; defeated, 1922; president, American Savings Bank, Long Beach, 1923. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks. Died in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., July 21, 1952 (age 79 years, 280 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mount Crest Abbey Mausoleum, Salem, Ore.
  Relatives: Son of Hiram Wallace Olcott and Mary Jane (Wilson) Olcott; married, December 25, 1912, to Lena O. Hutton (1882-1936).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Irvin Elmer Rockwell (1862-1952) — also known as Irvin E. Rockwell; "Rock" — of Bellevue, Blaine County, Idaho. Born in Sun Prairie, Dane County, Wis., December 25, 1862. Republican. Member of Idaho state senate, 1915-19, 1929-30; delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1916 (alternate), 1932, 1936 (alternate). Christian Scientist. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Successfully advocated for the American Falls dam project on the Snake River. Died in Bellevue, Blaine County, Idaho, September 22, 1952 (age 89 years, 272 days). Cremated.
  Eugene Allen Gilmore (1871-1953) — also known as Eugene A. Gilmore — of Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa. Born in Brownville, Nemaha County, Neb., July 4, 1871. Lawyer; law professor; Governor-General of the Philippine Islands, 1927, 1929; president, University of Iowa, 1934-40. Died, from a heart attack, in Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, November 4, 1953 (age 82 years, 123 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Hall Gilmore (1829-1907) and Sarah Jane (Allen) Gilmore (1840-1932); married, December 27, 1899, to Blanche Bayse.
  Gilmore Hall, at the University of Iowa, Iowa City, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walter Marcus Pierce (1861-1954) — also known as Walter M. Pierce — of La Grande, Union County, Ore. Born near Morris, Grundy County, Ill., May 30, 1861. Democrat. Member of Oregon state senate, 1903; Governor of Oregon, 1923-27; defeated, 1918, 1926; U.S. Representative from Oregon 2nd District, 1933-43; defeated, 1928; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1940. Member, Grange. Died March 27, 1954 (age 92 years, 301 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Livingston A. Lydiard (1867-1954) — Born in Minnesota, March 1, 1867. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1911-16 (District 43 1911-14, District 34 1915-16). Died in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., May 22, 1954 (age 87 years, 82 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of David Archibald Lydiard (1834-1912) and Janet (Dunback) Lydiard (1839-1918).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
  Ruth Bryan Owen (1885-1954) — also known as Ruth Bryan; Ruth Bryan Rohde; Mrs. Borge Rohde — of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla.; Ossining, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Jacksonville, Morgan County, Ill., October 2, 1885. Democrat. Lecturer; U.S. Representative from Florida 4th District, 1929-33; U.S. Minister to Denmark, 1933-36. Female. Episcopalian. Member, Daughters of the American Revolution; Delta Gamma. first woman to be elected to Congress from the South; inducted 1992 into the Florida Women's Hall of Fame. Died in Copenhagen, Denmark, July 26, 1954 (age 68 years, 297 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Ordrup Cemetery, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  Relatives: Daughter of William Jennings Bryan (1860-1925) and Mary Elizabeth (Baird) Bryan (1861-1930); married, May 3, 1910, to Reginald Owen (died 1927); married, July 11, 1936, to Borge Rohde; mother of Helen Rudd Brown; niece of Charles Wayland Bryan; granddaughter of Silas Lillard Bryan.
  Political family: Bryan-Jennings family of Illinois.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Daniel Alexander Sutherland (1869-1955) — also known as Dan A. Sutherland — of Ruby, Yukon-Koyukuk census area, Alaska; Juneau, Alaska. Born in Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia, April 17, 1869. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial senate 4th District, 1913-22; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Alaska Territory, 1921-31. Died in Abington, Montgomery County, Pa., March 24, 1955 (age 85 years, 341 days). Cremated; ashes interred at St. Paul's Church Cemetery, Elkins Park, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harold Sumner Tolley (1894-1956) — also known as Harold S. Tolley — of New York. Born in Pennsylvania, 1894. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 34th District, 1925-27. Died in 1956 (age about 62 years). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Paul Linton Patterson (1900-1956) — also known as Paul L. Patterson — of Washington County, Ore. Born July 18, 1900. Republican. Governor of Oregon, 1952-56; died in office 1956. Died January 31, 1956 (age 55 years, 197 days). Cremated; ashes interred at River View Cemetery, Portland, Ore.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Helen Douglas Mankin (1896-1956) — of Georgia. Born in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., September 11, 1896. Member of Georgia state legislature, 1937; U.S. Representative from Georgia 5th District, 1946-47; defeated (Independent), 1946. Female. Died, as the result of an automobile accident, near College Park, Fulton County, Ga., July 25, 1956 (age 59 years, 318 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Thomas Millet Hand (1902-1956) — also known as T. Millet Hand — of Cape May, Cape May County, N.J. Born in Cape May, Cape May County, N.J., July 7, 1902. Republican. Lawyer; newspaper publisher; vice-chair of New Jersey Republican Party, 1941-44; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1945-56; died in office 1956. Member, Phi Kappa Psi; Freemasons. Died in Cold Spring, Cape May County, N.J., December 26, 1956 (age 54 years, 172 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Cold Spring Presbyterian Cemetery, Cold Spring, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Albert Reeves Hand and Sarah (Millet) Hand; married, March 1, 1930, to Mary Mercer Worth (died); married, December 31, 1950, to Elizabeth Frost Spang.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Romulus Estep Culver (1865-1957) — also known as Romulus E. Culver — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Born in Plattsburg, Clinton County, Mo., January 12, 1865. Democrat. Lawyer; Buchanan County Prosecuting Attorney, 1892-93; criminal court judge in Missouri, 1895-98; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 2nd District, 1922-23; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 4th District, 1930; candidate for delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention at-large, 1943. Died April 6, 1957 (age 92 years, 84 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Mora Cemetery, St. Joseph, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William L. Culver and Augusta (McMichael) Culver; married, April 21, 1897, to Sara C. Judson (1873-1959).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Nathan Langley Marden (1896-1957) — also known as Nathan L. Marden — of Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis. Born in Chichester, Merrimack County, N.H., February 9, 1896. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; insurance agent; candidate for mayor of Oshkosh, Wis., 1951. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died May 10, 1957 (age 61 years, 90 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Lyman Marden and Elizabeth (Langley) Marden (1866-1940); married, October 31, 1923, to Zua Dane; nephew of Walter A. Marden (1867-1958).
  Political family: Marden family of Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
  John H. Muyskens (1887-1957) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Orange City, Sioux County, Iowa, September 3, 1887. Democrat. University professor; candidate in primary for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1935; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1936. Died, from uremia, in St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., December 10, 1957 (age 70 years, 98 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Henry H. Muyskens and Tietje (Cupido) Muyskens; married to Mary G. Groen.
  Harry Emerson Pratt (1884-1957) — also known as Harry E. Pratt — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Born in Norton, Norton County, Kan., January 26, 1884. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Alaska territorial senate 4th District, 1925-28; U.S. District Judge for Alaska, 1935-57. Died December 14, 1957 (age 73 years, 322 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Fairbanks Cemetery, Fairbanks, Alaska.
  Alvan Tufts Fuller (1878-1958) — also known as Alvan T. Fuller — of Malden, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 27, 1878. Republican. Automobile dealer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1915; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916, 1932; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1917-21; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1921-25; Governor of Massachusetts, 1925-29; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1932. Baptist. Member, Odd Fellows; Freemasons; Elks; Knights of Pythias. Died April 30, 1958 (age 80 years, 62 days). Cremated; ashes interred at East Cemetery, Rye Beach, Rye, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Alvan Bond Fuller and Flora A. (Tufts) Fuller; married, July 12, 1910, to Viola Davenport.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Herbert Bayard Swope (1882-1958) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Sands Point, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in St. Louis, Mo., January 5, 1882. Democrat. Newspaper reporter and editor; received the Pulitzer Prize in 1917 for a series of articles titled "Inside the German Empire"; executive editor, New York World, 1920-29; under his leadership, the newspaper won a Pulitzer Prize for meritorious public service in 1922, for reporting on the Ku Klux Klan; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1932, 1936, 1940; elected (Wet) delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment 1933, but did not serve. English, German, and Jewish ancestry. Died, from pneumonia, following surgery for an intestinal ailment, in Doctors Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., June 20, 1958 (age 76 years, 166 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Swope and Ida Swope; brother of Gerard B. Swope (1872-1957; president of General Electric, 1922-39); married 1912 to Margaret Honeyman Powell (1890-1967).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Lathrop Brown (1883-1959) — of St. James, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y.; Montauk, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y.; Monterey County, Calif. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 26, 1883. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1913-15; defeated, 1914, 1916; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920, 1924, 1936. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died in Fort Myers, Lee County, Fla., November 28, 1959 (age 76 years, 275 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Manasota Memorial Park, Sarasota, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of Charles S. Brown and Lucy Nevins (Barnes) Brown; married, April 5, 1911, to Helen Hooper.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  William Cameron Forbes (1870-1959) — also known as W. Cameron Forbes — Born in Milton, Norfolk County, Mass., May 21, 1870. Merchant; investment banker; Governor-General of the Philippine Islands, 1909-13; receiver for a railway in Brazil, 1914-19; U.S. Ambassador to Japan, 1930-32. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 24, 1959 (age 89 years, 217 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of William Hathaway Forbes Forbes (1840-1897; president, Bell Telephone Co.) and Edith (Emerson) Forbes (1841-1929); grandson of Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882; author); third cousin twice removed of John Forbes Kerry (1943-).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; King family; Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut; Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Richard B. Wigglesworth
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ralph Ashley Horr (1884-1960) — also known as Ralph A. Horr — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in Saybrook, McLean County, Ill., August 12, 1884. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Washington 1st District, 1931-33; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Washington, 1934; candidate in primary for Governor of Washington, 1936; delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1940; candidate in primary for mayor of Seattle, Wash., 1948. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., January 26, 1960 (age 75 years, 167 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Hillcrest Burial Park, Kent, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lewis Eddy Merrill (1883-1960) — also known as L. E. Merrill — of Brunswick, Chariton County, Mo. Born in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, December 5, 1883. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Chariton County, 1947-50. Christian. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Order of the Eastern Star. Died in Brunswick, Chariton County, Mo., May 9, 1960 (age 76 years, 156 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Eddy Gildersleeve Merrill (1853-1933) and Eleanora 'Ella' (Smith) Merrill (1853-1941); married, December 9, 1908, to Miss John Early Rucker (1885-1977).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leigh Jarvis Young (1883-1960) — also known as Leigh J. Young — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born March 31, 1883. Republican. University professor; mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1941-45. Died, of heart disease, in St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., December 24, 1960 (age 77 years, 268 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of David Whitcomb Young and Mary (Jarvis) Young; married to Frances Speed Graham.
  James Albert Rodman (died c.1961) — also known as James A. Rodman — of Kimball, Kimball County, Neb.; Eugene, Lane County, Ore. Republican. Lawyer; real estate developer; delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1919-20; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1948, 1956. Died about 1961. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Helen Lawrence.
  Justin Leroy Johnson (1888-1961) — also known as J. Leroy Johnson — of Stockton, San Joaquin County, Calif. Born in Wausau, Marathon County, Wis., April 8, 1888. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1936, 1948 (alternate), 1952; U.S. Representative from California, 1943-57 (3rd District 1943-53, 11th District 1953-57). Died in Stockton, San Joaquin County, Calif., March 26, 1961 (age 72 years, 352 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Casa Bonita Mausoleum, Stockton, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Herbert Claiborne Pell, Jr. (1884-1961) — also known as Herbert C. Pell, Jr. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Newport, Newport County, R.I. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 16, 1884. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1919-21; defeated, 1920; New York Democratic state chair, 1921-26; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924; U.S. Minister to Portugal, 1937-41; Hungary, 1941. Episcopalian. Member, Delta Phi. Died in Munich (München), Germany, July 17, 1961 (age 77 years, 151 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of Herbert Claiborne Pell (1853-1926) and Katherine Lorillard (Kernochan) Pell (1860-1917); married, November 3, 1915, to Matilda (Bigelow) Koehler (1895-1972); married, June 18, 1928, to Olive Tilton Bigelow; father of Claiborne de Borda Pell; great-grandson of John Francis Hamtramck Claiborne (1809-1884); second great-grandson of Ferdinand Leigh Claiborne; second great-grandnephew of William Charles Cole Claiborne and Nathaniel Herbert Claiborne; first cousin five times removed of Thomas Claiborne (1749-1812); second cousin four times removed of John Claiborne and Thomas Claiborne (1780-1856); third cousin of Corinne Claiborne Boggs; third cousin once removed of Barbara Boggs Sigmund and Thomas Hale Boggs, Jr..
  Political family: Claiborne-Dallas family of Virginia and Louisiana (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Zebulon Foster (1881-1961) — also known as William Z. Foster; William Edward Foster — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Taunton, Bristol County, Mass., February 25, 1881. Communist. Labor organizer; helped lead steelworkers strike in 1919; candidate for President of the United States, 1924, 1928, 1932; candidate for Governor of New York, 1930; arrested after a demonstration in 1930, and jailed for six months; indicted on July 20, 1948 under the Smith Act, and charged with conspiring to advocate the overthrow of the government; never tried due to illness. Irish ancestry. Died, in a sanatorium at Moscow, Russia, September 1, 1961 (age 80 years, 188 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Kremlin Wall Necropolis, Moscow, Russia; cenotaph at Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of James Foster; married to Ester Abramovitch.
  Epitaph: "Working Class Leader. Tireless Fighter for Socialism."
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Leighton Stuart (1876-1962) — also known as J. Leighton Stuart — of New York. Born in Hangchow (Hangzhou), China of American parents, June 24, 1876. U.S. Ambassador to China, 1946-49. Member, Sigma Chi. Died in 1962 (age about 86 years). Cremated.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Robert Woods Bliss (1875-1962) — of New York; Washington, D.C. Born in St. Louis, Mo., August 5, 1875. U.S. Consul in Venice, as of 1903; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Minister to Sweden, 1923-27; U.S. Ambassador to Argentina, 1927-33. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; American Academy of Political and Social Science. One of five retired diplomats who co-signed a famous 1954 letter protesting U.S. Sen. Joe McCarthy's attacks on the Foreign Service. Donated his Georgetown estate, Dumbarton Oaks, to Harvard University in 1940; after the war, it was the scene of the conference that led to the creation of the United Nations. Died in Washington, D.C., April 19, 1962 (age 86 years, 257 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Dumbarton Oaks Rose Garden, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of William Henry Bliss (1844-1932) and Annie Louise (Woods) Bliss; brother of Annie Louise Bliss (1878-1964; who married Charles Warren); married, April 14, 1908, to Mildred Barnes.
  Political family: Bliss-Warren family of Plymouth, Massachusetts.
  Epitaph: "Quod severeis metes." [as ye sow so ye shall reap.]
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Taliaferro Garrett (1865-1962) — also known as J. T. Garrett — of Hurricane, Putnam County, W.Va. Born in Putnam County, W.Va., October 9, 1865. School teacher; insurance business; member of West Virginia state senate 5th District, 1933-36. Baptist. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Died in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., May 24, 1962 (age 96 years, 227 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Hurricane Cemetery, Hurricane, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of John H. Garrett and Martha (Hill) Garrett; married, February 26, 1896, to Emma Ottale Dudding.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Pembroke Nelson (1907-1962) — also known as Charles P. Nelson — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, July 2, 1907. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1936; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1947-48; U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1949-57. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, June 8, 1962 (age 54 years, 341 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of John Edward Nelson (1874-1955).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Stanley Myer Isaacs (1882-1962) — also known as Stanley M. Isaacs — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., September 27, 1882. Republican. Lawyer; real estate investor; builder; borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1938-41; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1944. Jewish. Member, American Jewish Committee; Phi Beta Kappa; Americans for Democratic Action. Died, following a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 12, 1962 (age 79 years, 288 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Myer S. Isaacs and Maria (Solomon) Isaacs; married, May 18, 1910, to Edith Somborn.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Frederick Rowland Hazard, Jr. (1891-1962) — also known as Frederick R. Hazard — of Saunderstown, Narragansett, Washington County, R.I. Born in Solvay, Onondaga County, N.Y., December 19, 1891. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1928; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1929-31; major in the U.S. Army during World War II. Member, American Legion. Died in Saunderstown, Narragansett, Washington County, R.I., August 31, 1962 (age 70 years, 255 days). Cremated; ashes interred at New Fernwood Cemetery, South Kingstown, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of Frederick Rowland Hazard and Dora Gannett (Sedgwick) Hazard (1864-1935); married to Rozelia Belden (1894-1968); nephew of Rowland Gibson Hazard (1855-1918); great-grandson of Rowland Gibson Hazard (1801-1888).
  Political family: Hazard family of South Kingstown, Rhode Island.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Stiles Bennet (1870-1962) — also known as William S. Bennet — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Port Jervis, Orange County, N.Y., November 9, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 21st District, 1901-02; municipal judge in New York, 1903; U.S. Representative from New York, 1905-11, 1915-17 (17th District 1905-11, 23rd District 1915-17); defeated, 1910 (17th District), 1916 (23rd District), 1936 (19th District), 1944 (21st District); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908, 1916; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1936; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 15th District, 1938. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Elks; Moose; Delta Chi. Died in Falkirk Hospital, Central Valley, Orange County, N.Y., December 1, 1962 (age 92 years, 22 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Laurel Grove Cemetery, Port Jervis, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James Bennet (1845-1920) and Alice Leonora (Stiles) Bennet (1846-1928); married, June 30, 1896, to Gertrude Witschief (1872-1959); father of Augustus Witschief Bennet (1897-1983).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ulysses Stevens Stone (1878-1962) — also known as Ulysses S. Stone — of Norman, Cleveland County, Okla. Born near Weldon, DeWitt County, Ill., December 17, 1878. Republican. Candidate in primary for Governor of Oklahoma, 1918; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, 1926; U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1929-31; defeated, 1922. Died in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., December 8, 1962 (age 83 years, 356 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rose Hill Burial Park, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Stanley Webster (1877-1962) — also known as J. Stanley Webster — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Born in Cynthiana, Harrison County, Ky., February 22, 1877. Republican. Superior court judge in Washington, 1909-16; justice of Washington state supreme court, 1916-18; U.S. Representative from Washington 5th District, 1919-23; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Washington, 1923-39. Disciples of Christ. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Died in Spokane, Spokane County, Wash., December 24, 1962 (age 85 years, 305 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oakesdale Cemetery, Oakesdale, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harlan Eugene Read (1880-1963) — also known as Harlan E. Read — of St. Louis, Mo.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Jacksonville, Morgan County, Ill., May 7, 1880. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1918; author; radio commentator. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., February, 1963 (age 82 years, 0 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Justus Vinton Read and Clara Lee (woods) Read (1855-1922); married, June 5, 1908, to Julia Edna Hatch (1879-1944).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jessica McCullough Weis (1901-1963) — also known as Jessica McCullough; Mrs. Charles W. Weis, Jr. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 8, 1901. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936 (alternate), 1940 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960; member of Republican National Committee from New York, 1944-63; U.S. Representative from New York 38th District, 1959-63. Female. Member, Junior League. Died in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., May 1, 1963 (age 61 years, 297 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Daughter of Charles H. McCullough, Jr. and Jessie (Martin) McCullough; married, September 24, 1921, to Charles William Weis, Jr.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Roy William Wier (1888-1963) — also known as Roy W. Wier — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Redfield, Spink County, S.Dak., February 25, 1888. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1933-39; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 3rd District, 1949-61; defeated, 1946, 1960; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1960. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., June 27, 1963 (age 75 years, 122 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park, Seattle, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bartley Francis Yost (1877-1963) — also known as Bartley F. Yost — of Osborne, Osborne County, Kan. Born in Switzerland, September 20, 1877. Co-owner of a newspaper; U.S. Deputy Consul General in Paris, 1909-13; U.S. Consular Agent in Almeria, 1913-16; U.S. Vice Consul in Genoa, 1917-18; Santa Rosalia, 1918; U.S. Consul in Guaymas, 1918-21; Torreon, as of 1924-26; Sault SAINTE Marie, as of 1927-29; Nogales, as of 1932. Swiss ancestry. Died September 8, 1963 (age 85 years, 353 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth (Fluetsch) Yost (1845-1905) and George Yost (1847-1928); married to Irma C. Blau (1883-1952).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbot Augustus Low (1889-1963) — also known as A. Augustus Low; Gus Low — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y.; Sabattis, Hamilton County, N.Y. Born in Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County, N.Y., August 1, 1889. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; president, Old Forge Electric Company, 1928-37; president, Utica Gas and Electric Company, 1934-36; executive vice-president, Brooklyn Edison, and vice-president of its successor, Consolidated Edison Company of New York, electric utilities; chair of Hamilton County Republican Party, 1930-42, 1955; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936, 1948, 1952; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 35th District, 1938; Presidential Elector for New York, 1956. Member, American Legion; Sons of the Revolution; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick; Alpha Delta Phi; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., November 24, 1963 (age 74 years, 115 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in a private or family graveyard, Hamilton County, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Abbot Augustus Low (died 1912) and Marian (Ward) Low; married, August 22, 1912, to Elizabeth Stewart Claflin (divorced 1922); married 1923 to Vahdah Gara Smith; nephew of Seth Low (1850-1916).
  Political family: White-Moffat-Low family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
Felix Frankfurter Felix Frankfurter (1882-1965) — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Vienna, Austria, November 15, 1882. Law professor; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1939-62. Jewish. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; American Civil Liberties Union. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1963. Suffered a heart attack, and died the next day, in George Washington University Hospital, Washington, D.C., February 22, 1965 (age 82 years, 99 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Leopold Frankfurter and Emma (Winter) Frankfurter; married, December 20, 1919, to Marion A. Denman (1890-1975).
  Cross-reference: Philip Elman
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Felix Frankfurter: H. N. Hirsch, The Enigma of Felix Frankfurter — James F Simon, The antagonists: Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter and civil liberties in modern America — Melvin I. Urofsky, Felix Frankfurter: Judicial Restraint and Individual Liberties — Robert A. Burt, Two Jewish Justices: Outcasts in the Promised Land
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Zachariah Joshua Loussac (1883-1965) — also known as Z. J. Loussac — of Anchorage, Alaska; Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in Pokrov, Russia, July 13, 1883. Democrat. Druggist; philanthropist; mayor of Anchorage, Alaska, 1948-51; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Jewish ancestry. Member, Rotary. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., March 15, 1965 (age 81 years, 245 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Angelus Memorial Park, Anchorage, Alaska.
  Relatives: Married 1949 to Ada Harper.
  The Z. J. Loussac Public Library in Anchorage, Alaska, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article
William C. Marland William Casey Marland (1918-1965) — also known as William C. Marland — of Glen Rogers, Wyoming County, W.Va. Born in Johnston City, Williamson County, Ill., March 26, 1918. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; West Virginia state attorney general, 1948-52; Governor of West Virginia, 1953-57; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1956; candidate for U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1956. Methodist. Member, Order of the Coif; Phi Delta Phi; Lambda Chi Alpha; United Mine Workers; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Moose. Died of pancreatic cancer, in Barrington, Cook County, Ill., November 26, 1965 (age 47 years, 245 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Married 1942 to Valerie Allen (1917-1977).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Lester D. Summerfield (d. 1966) — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1928 (member, Credentials Committee), 1932; member of Republican National Committee from Nevada, 1937. Died in 1966. Cremated.
  Joseph Russell Knowland (1873-1966) — also known as Joseph R. Knowland — of Alameda, Alameda County, Calif.; Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Alameda, Alameda County, Calif., August 5, 1873. Republican. Newspaper publisher; member of California state assembly, 1899-1903; member of California state senate, 1903-04; U.S. Representative from California, 1904-15 (3rd District 1904-13, 6th District 1913-15); candidate for U.S. Senator from California, 1914; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1916 (alternate), 1920, 1928, 1932, 1944. Died of pneumonia in Piedmont, Alameda County, Calif., February 1, 1966 (age 92 years, 180 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Father of William Fife Knowland (1908-1974).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Newbold Morris (1902-1966) — also known as Augustus Newbold Morris — of New York City (unknown county), N.Y. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 2, 1902. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1945, 1949 (Republican); New York City Parks Commissioner, 1960-66. Died, of stomach cancer, in St. Luke's Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 31, 1966 (age 64 years, 57 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Col. Newbold Morris and Helen Schermerhorn (Kingsland) Morris; married to Margaret Copley Thaw (divorced); married 1944 to Constance (Hand) Jordan (daughter of Billings Learned Hand (1872-1961)); descendant *** of Lewis Morris.
  Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Hand family of Elizabethtown, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Milton B. Badt (1884-1966) — of Elko, Elko County, Nev.; Carson City, Nev. Born in San Francisco, Calif., July 8, 1884. Lawyer; district judge in Nevada, 1945-47; justice of Nevada state supreme court, 1947-66; appointed 1947; died in office 1966; chief justice of Nevada state supreme court, 1951-52, 1957-59. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Elks; Rotary. Died, from heart disease and pneumonia, in a hospital at Reno, Washoe County, Nev., April 2, 1966 (age 81 years, 268 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Moris Badt and Lina (Posener) Badt; married, June 29, 1927, to Gertrude L. Nizze.
  Charles Alvin Jones (1887-1966) — also known as Charles A. Jones — of Pennsylvania. Born in Newport, Perry County, Pa., August 27, 1887. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1938; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, 1939-44; justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1945-61; chief justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1956-61. Member, American Bar Association. Died, from a brain tumor, May 22, 1966 (age 78 years, 268 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Atlantic Ocean.
  Relatives: Son of Alvin Jones and Mary (Sheats) Jones; married to Isabella Arrott; father of Charles Jones (World War II flyer; missing in action in the Philippines, 1945).
  Arthur G. McDowell (d. 1966) — of Illinois. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois at-large, 1934; candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1936; candidate for Governor of Illinois, 1940; Director of Government, Education, and Civic Affairs for the Upholsterers' Union of North America. Died in a one-car accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, near York, York County, Pa., October 6, 1966. Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Carl R. Henry (1887-1966) — of Alpena, Alpena County, Mich. Born in Au Sable, Iosco County, Mich., November 17, 1887. Democrat. Lawyer; Alpena County Prosecuting Attorney; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Alpena County, 1916; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1928; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1930. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Rotary; Freemasons; Elks. Died, from an gastrointestinal hemorrhage, following duodenal ulcer surgery, in University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., December 13, 1966 (age 79 years, 26 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Evergreen Cemetery, Alpena, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Roswell Henry (1856-1926) and Florence (Parshal) Henry.
Walt Disney Walter Elias Disney (1901-1966) — also known as Walt Disney; "Uncle Walt" — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., December 5, 1901. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1944. Irish ancestry. Producer or director of several hundred films from 1922 until the 1960s; creator and first voice of Mickey Mouse; founder of Disney entertainment company and of Disneyland, the world's first theme park; recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom on September 14, 1964. In honor of his invention of the multiplane camera, he is an inductee to the National Inventors Hall of Fame. Died, of lung cancer, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., December 15, 1966 (age 65 years, 10 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.; statue erected 1993 at Disneyland, Anaheim, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Elias Disney (1859-1941) and Flora (Call) Disney (1868-1938); married, July 13, 1925, to Lillian Marie Bounds (1899-1997).
  Cross-reference: George J. Mitchell
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Walt Disney: Richard Schickel, The Disney Version: The Life, Times, Art and Commerce of Walt Disney — Leonard Mosley, Disney's World: A Biography — Katherine Greene & Richard Greene, The Man Behind the Magic: The Story of Walt Disney — Bob Thomas, Walt Disney: An American Original — Jean-Pierre Isbouts, Discovering Walt: The Magical Life of Walt Disney (for young readers)
  Image source: Boy Scouts of America
  Robert Lee Davis (1893-1967) — also known as Robert L. Davis — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 29, 1893. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928, 1932; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 6th District, 1932-33; Pinellas County Commissioner, 1962-67. Died in Timonium, Baltimore County, Md., May 5, 1967 (age 73 years, 188 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  George Lincoln Rockwell (1918-1967) — of Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Born in Bloomington, McLean County, Ill., March 9, 1918. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict; founder, in 1959, of the National Committee to Free America from Jewish Domination (later known as the American Nazi Party); arrested at various demonstrations during the 1960s; American Nazi candidate for Governor of Virginia, 1965. Shot and killed by a sniper, later identified as John Patler, while driving his car in the parking lot of Dominion Hills Shopping Center, Arlington, Arlington County, Va., August 25, 1967 (age 49 years, 169 days); Patler was convicted of the murder and sentenced to 20 years in prison. Rockwell's funeral procession was not allowed into Culpeper National Cemetery because of Nazi emblems worn by his supporters. Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of George Lovejoy 'Doc' Rockwell (1889-1978; vaudeville and radio comedian) and Claire (Schade) Rockwell; third cousin twice removed of Oliver Morgan Hungerford (1827-1888).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
Leo J. Keena Leo John Keena (1878-1967) — also known as Leo J. Keena — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Knysna, South Africa. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., April 12, 1878. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Chihuahua, 1909-10; Florence, 1910-14; Liverpool, 1924-26; U.S. Consul General in Buenos Aires, 1914-15; Valparaiso, 1915-19; Zurich, 1919-20; Warsaw, 1920-22; Havana, 1927-29; Paris, 1929-32; U.S. Minister to Honduras, 1935-37; South Africa, 1937-42. Catholic. Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage, in Knysna Hospital, Knysna, South Africa, December 13, 1967 (age 89 years, 245 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of James Trafton Keena and Henrietta (Boyle) Keena; married, August 18, 1906, to Eleanor Clarke.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Image source: U.S. passport application (1919)
David Scull David Scull (1917-1968) — of Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Overbrook, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 16, 1917. Republican. Major in the U.S. Army during World War II; real estate business; chair of Montgomery County Republican Party, 1958-60; Maryland Republican state chair, 1962-64; candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland at-large, 1964; member and chair, Montgomery County Council, 1967-68. Prominent civil rights advocate; successfully fought for a Montgomery County law against racial discrimination in housing. Suffered a heart attack during the noon recess of a County Council meeting, in the Montgomery County Building, Rockville; never regained consciousness; died soon after in Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., January 23, 1968 (age 50 years, 129 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Sandy Spring Friends Cemetery, Sandy Spring, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Marshall Scull (1880-1952) and Anna Price (Johnson) Scull; married 1942 to Elizabeth Lee (1924-1981; daughter of Edward Brooke Lee; sister of Blair Lee III (1916-1985); granddaughter of Francis Preston Blair Lee); second cousin twice removed of Samuel Scull; third cousin thrice removed of Edward Biddle, Charles Biddle and John Scull.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Muhlenberg-Hiester family of Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Image source: Washington Post, January 24, 1968
  Hanford MacNider (1889-1968) — also known as Jack MacNider — of Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa. Born in Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, October 2, 1889. Republican. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924, 1948; U.S. Minister to Canada, 1930-32; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1932; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1940; general in the U.S. Army during World War II. Member, American Legion; Freemasons. Died in Sarasota, Sarasota County, Fla., February 18, 1968 (age 78 years, 139 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Henry MacNider and May (Hanford) MacNider; married, February 20, 1925, to Margaret McAuley.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frank Thomas Starkey (1892-1968) — also known as Frank T. Starkey — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., February 18, 1892. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 38, 1922-33; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 4th District, 1945-47; defeated (Democratic-Farmer-Labor), 1946; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1952. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., May 14, 1968 (age 76 years, 86 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Calvary Cemetery, St. Paul, Minn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
Jouett Shouse Jouett Shouse (1879-1968) — of Kinsley, Edwards County, Kan. Born in Midway, Woodford County, Ky., December 10, 1879. Democrat. Member of Kansas state senate, 1913-15; U.S. Representative from Kansas 7th District, 1915-19; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1920, 1924. Died in Washington, D.C., June 2, 1968 (age 88 years, 175 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Image source: Detroit Free Press, October 1932
  Norman Mattoon Thomas (1884-1968) — also known as Norman Thomas — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Marion, Marion County, Ohio, November 20, 1884. Socialist. Ordained minister; candidate for Governor of New York, 1924, 1938; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1925 (Socialist), 1929; candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1926; candidate for President of the United States, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1930; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1934; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1960. Presbyterian. Member, American Civil Liberties Union; League for Industrial Democracy. Died December 19, 1968 (age 84 years, 29 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Married 1910 to Frances Violet Stewart.
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Arthur Sprague (1887-1969) — also known as Charles A. Sprague — of Salem, Marion County, Ore. Born in Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan., November 12, 1887. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; Governor of Oregon, 1939-43. Presbyterian. Member, Sigma Delta Chi; Rotary. Died in Salem, Marion County, Ore., March 13, 1969 (age 81 years, 121 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mount Crest Abbey Mausoleum, Salem, Ore.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Allen Sprague (1856-1911) and Caroline (Glasgow) Sprague (1857-1896); married, August 8, 1912, to Blanche Chamberlain (1881-1976); third cousin twice removed of William Sprague (1799-1856); fourth cousin of Walter Keene Linscott and Sidney Smythe Linscott; fourth cousin once removed of Augustus Brown Reed Sprague (1827-1910) and William Sprague (1830-1915).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sprague family of Providence, Rhode Island (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Charles A. Sprague High School (opened 1972), in Salem, Oregon, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Herbert Clark Hoover, Jr. (1903-1969) — also known as Herbert Hoover, Jr. — of Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, Calif.; San Marino, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in London, England, August 4, 1903. Republican. Petroleum geologist; mining engineer; inventor; president, Aeronautical Radio, Inc., 1930; U.S. Undersecretary of State, 1954-57; director, Monsanto Chemical Company; director, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation; director, Southern California Edison Company; director, Hanna Mining Company; director, Pacific Mutual Insurance Company; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1960. Died, of cancer, in Huntington Community Hospital, Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif., April 9, 1969 (age 65 years, 248 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mountain View Cemetery, Altadena, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Lou (Henry) Hoover (1874-1944) and Herbert Clark Hoover (1874-1964); married, June 25, 1925, to Margaret Watson (1904-1982).
  Political family: Hoover family of Pasadena and Palo Alto, California.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Percival P. Baxter Percival Proctor Baxter (1876-1969) — also known as Percival P. Baxter — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Born in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, November 22, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives from Cumberland County, 1905-06, 1917-20; member of Maine state senate, 1909-10; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1920, 1924, 1928 (member, Credentials Committee; member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee); Governor of Maine, 1921-25. Congregationalist. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, June 12, 1969 (age 92 years, 202 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of James Phinney Baxter (1831-1921) and Mehetabel Cummings (Proctor) Baxter.
  Books about Percival P. Baxter: Liz Soares, All for Maine : A Biography of Governor Percy Baxter (for young readers)
  Image source: Maine State Archives/Maine Historical Society
  John Ker Davis (1882-1969) — also known as John K. Davis — of Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio. Born, in Soochow (Suzhou), China, of American parents, March 5, 1882. Interpreter; U.S. Deputy Consul General in Shanghai, 1910-13; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Canton, 1913-14; U.S. Vice Consul in Chefoo, 1914-15; U.S. Consul in Antung, 1915-19; Nanking, 1919-27; U.S. Consul General in London, 1928-30; Seoul, 1930-34; Vancouver, 1934-38. Presbyterian. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in July, 1969 (age 87 years, 0 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of John Wright Davis and Alice Irene (Schmucker) Davis; married, May 29, 1912, to Mary Isabelle Murphy.
  Ralph Edward Flanders (1880-1970) — also known as Ralph E. Flanders — of Springfield, Windsor County, Vt. Born in Barnet, Caledonia County, Vt., September 28, 1880. Republican. Mechanical engineer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1940 (member, Resolutions Committee); U.S. Senator from Vermont, 1946-59. Congregationalist. Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers; American Academy of Political and Social Science; American Economic Association; United World Federalists. Died in Springfield, Windsor County, Vt., February 19, 1970 (age 89 years, 144 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Albert Wellington Flanders and Mary Lizzie (Gilfillan) Flanders; married, November 1, 1911, to Helen E. Hartness; first cousin twice removed of Alvan Flanders (1825-1884); second cousin twice removed of Francis Durrell Flanders.
  Political family: Flanders family of Vermont (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Homer Truett Bone (1883-1970) — also known as Homer T. Bone — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Born in Franklin, Johnson County, Ind., January 25, 1883. Lawyer; Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington 3rd District, 1920; member of Washington state house of representatives, 1923-24; U.S. Senator from Washington, 1933-44; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1940; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1944-56; took senior status 1956. Member, Order of the Coif; Gamma Eta Gamma. Died in Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash., March 11, 1970 (age 87 years, 45 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oakwood Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Inger Stevens (1934-1970) — also known as Inger Stensland; "Kay Palmer" — Born in Stockholm, Sweden, October 18, 1934. Democrat. Actress; honored guest, Democratic National Convention, 1960. Female. Swedish ancestry. Died, from acute barbiturate poisoning, (later ruled to be suicide), in the ambulance on the way to the hospital, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., April 30, 1970 (age 35 years, 194 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Pacific Ocean.
  Relatives: Daughter of Per Stensland and Lisbet Stensland; married, July 9, 1955, to Anthony Soglio; married, November 18, 1961, to Isaac 'Ike' Jones (1929-2014).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ellsworth Brewer Buck (1892-1970) — also known as Ellsworth B. Buck — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 3, 1892. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; business executive; U.S. Representative from New York, 1944-49 (11th District 1944-45, 16th District 1945-49); shot and seriously wounded, by Charles Van Newkirk, at the Richmond Borough Hall, April 5, 1949; District Attorney Herman Methfessel witnessed the shooting from his office; chair of Richmond County Republican Party, 1951-52; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952. Member, Delta Tau Delta; Elks; American Legion. Died in Stephenson town, Marinette County, Wis., August 14, 1970 (age 78 years, 42 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Thunder Mountain Ranch Cemetery, Stephenson town, Marinette County, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Orlando Jacob Buck and Lillian Louisa (Brewer) Buck; married, April 12, 1919, to Constance Tyler.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Edgar Willard Hiestand (1888-1970) — also known as Edgar W. Hiestand — of Altadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., December 3, 1888. Republican. U.S. Representative from California 21st District, 1953-63; defeated, 1962; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1960. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Rotary; John Birch Society. Died, of a kidney infection and pneumonia, at Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif., August 19, 1970 (age 81 years, 259 days). Cremated; ashes interred at San Gabriel Cemetery, San Gabriel, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  George Austin Welsh (1878-1970) — also known as George A. Welsh — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born near Bay View, Cecil County, Md., August 9, 1878. Republican. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 6th District, 1923-32; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1932-57; candidate in primary for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1934. Member, Freemasons. Died in Media, Delaware County, Pa., October 22, 1970 (age 92 years, 74 days). Cremated; ashes interred at West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Levi Dawson (1886-1970) — also known as William L. Dawson — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Albany, Dougherty County, Ga., April 26, 1886. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Illinois Democratic State Central Committee, 1930-32; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1940 (alternate), 1944 (speaker), 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968; U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1943-70; died in office 1970. African ancestry. Member, American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Alpha Phi Alpha; Freemasons; Elks. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., November 9, 1970 (age 84 years, 197 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Griffin Funeral Home Columbarium, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Nellie Brown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  John Parnell Thomas (1895-1970) — also known as J. Parnell Thomas — of Allendale, Bergen County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., January 16, 1895. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Allendale, N.J., 1926-30; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1935-36; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1937-50; defeated, 1954. Pleaded no contest to payroll padding; resigned from Congress and sentenced to prison, 1950. Died in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla., November 19, 1970 (age 75 years, 307 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Elm Grove Cemetery, Mystic, Stonington, Conn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Nan Wood Honeyman (1881-1970) — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in West Point, Orange County, N.Y., July 15, 1881. Democrat. Delegate to Oregon state constitutional convention, 1933; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1935-37; U.S. Representative from Oregon 3rd District, 1937-39; defeated, 1938; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1940; member of Oregon state senate, 1941-42; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1946-51. Female. Died in Woodacre, Marin County, Calif., December 10, 1970 (age 89 years, 148 days). Cremated; ashes interred at River View Cemetery, Portland, Ore.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Fritz Norby (1892-1971) — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Born in Ada, Norman County, Minn., October 15, 1892. Mayor of Great Falls, Mont., 1945-47; member of Montana state house of representatives, 1951-59. Died in Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont., July 4, 1971 (age 78 years, 262 days). Cremated.
  Van Heflin (1910-1971) — also known as Emmett Evan Heflin, Jr. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Walters, Cotton County, Okla., December 13, 1910. Democrat. Actor; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; speaker, Democratic National Convention, 1948. Irish and French ancestry. Member, Phi Delta Theta. Suffered a heart attack while swimming, and died six weeks later, in Cedars of Lebanon Hospital, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., July 23, 1971 (age 60 years, 222 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Pacific Ocean.
  Relatives: Son of Emmett Evan Heflin (1879-1941) and Fanny Bleecker (Shippey) Heflin; married, May 16, 1942, to Frances E. Neal.
  See also Wikipedia article — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Paul W. O. Preisler (1902-1971) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; St. Louis, Mo. Born in Missouri, May 31, 1902. Socialist. Chemist; college instructor; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 11th District, 1934, 1936, 1938; served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Died November 20, 1971 (age 69 years, 173 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Hillcrest Abbey, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Ernst Preisler (1855-1934) and Martha Preisler (1869-1946); married, August 30, 1927, to Doris Bausch (1906?-1983).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Richard Joseph Donovan (1926-1971) — also known as Richard Donovan; Dick Donovan — of Chula Vista, San Diego County, Calif. Born in New Rochelle Hospital, New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y., February 24, 1926. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; police officer; lawyer; member of California state assembly, 1965-69; municipal judge in California, 1969-71; died in office 1971. Catholic; later Congregationalist. Member, Elks; Kiwanis; Sons of the American Revolution. Suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound, and died soon after, in a hospital at Chula Vista, San Diego County, Calif., November 21, 1971 (age 45 years, 270 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Glen Abbey Memorial Park, Bonita, Calif.
  The Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility, in San Diego County, California, is named for him.
Carl Hayden Carl Trumbull Hayden (1877-1972) — also known as Carl Hayden — of Tempe, Maricopa County, Ariz.; Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Hayden's Ferry (now Tempe), Maricopa County, Ariz., October 2, 1877. Democrat. Flour mill business; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona Territory, 1904; Maricopa County Treasurer, 1905-06; Maricopa County Sheriff, 1907-12; U.S. Representative from Arizona at-large, 1912-27; U.S. Senator from Arizona, 1927-69. Protestant. Member, American Legion; Rotary; Freemasons; Elks; Knights of Pythias; Sons of the American Revolution. Served a record 56 consecutive years in Congress. Died in Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz., January 25, 1972 (age 94 years, 115 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Double Butte Cemetery, Tempe, Ariz.
  Relatives: Son of Sallie Calvert (Davis) Hayden and Charles Trumbull Hayden (1925-1900); married, February 15, 1908, to Nan Downing; first cousin four times removed of Jonathan Trumbull; second cousin thrice removed of Joseph Trumbull (1737-1778), Jonathan Trumbull, Jr., David Trumbull (1751-1822) and Elisha Phelps; third cousin once removed of Charles Jenkins Hayden; third cousin twice removed of Benjamin Trumbull, Joseph Trumbull (1782-1861), Jonathan G. W. Trumbull, Norman A. Phelps, George Smith Catlin and John Smith Phelps; third cousin thrice removed of Gaylord Griswold; fourth cousin once removed of Lyman Trumbull and William Walter Phelps.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books about Carl Hayden: Jack L. August, Jr., Vision in the Desert: Carl Hayden and Hydropolitics in the American Southwest
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. (1908-1972) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 29, 1908. Democrat. Baptist minister; U.S. Representative from New York, 1945-71 (22nd District 1945-53, 16th District 1953-63, 18th District 1963-71); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1952, 1960, 1964; cited for contempt of court in 1966 for refusing to pay damages in a lawsuit against him; on February 28, 1967, he was expelled from the House of Representatives on charges of unbecoming conduct and misusing public funds; the Supreme Court overturned the expulsion in 1969. Baptist. African ancestry. Member, Alpha Phi Alpha; Elks. Died, of prostate cancer, in Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla., April 4, 1972 (age 63 years, 127 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in a private or family graveyard, Bahamas.
  Relatives: Son of Adam Clayton Powell, Sr. (1865-1953; minister) and Mattie (Fletcher) Powell; married, March 8, 1933, to Isabel Washington (divorced 1945); married, August 1, 1945, to Hazel Scott (divorced 1960); married, December 15, 1960, to Yvette Marjorie Diago (Flores) Powell; father of Adam Clayton Powell IV (1962-).
  Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard (formerly part of Seventh Avenue), in Manhattan, New York, is named for him.  — The Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building (opened 1974 as the Harlem State Office Building; renamed 1983), in Manhattan, New York, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books by Powell,Adam Clayton,Jr.: Adam by Adam: The Autobiography of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.
  Books about Powell,Adam Clayton,Jr.: Tisha Hamilton, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.: The Political Biography of an American Dilemma — Wil Haygood, King of the Cats: The Life and Times of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.
  Edward Wheeler Goss (1893-1972) — also known as Edward W. Goss — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., April 27, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; manufacturer; member of Connecticut state senate, 1926-28; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1928, 1932; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1930-35; defeated, 1934. Protestant. Member, Freemasons. Died in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla., December 27, 1972 (age 79 years, 244 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Riverside Cemetery, Waterbury, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Abbie Elizabeth Boggs (1892-1942).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bernard Anthony Gufler (1903-1973) — also known as Bernard Gufler — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Born in Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan., June 1, 1903. Wholesale merchant; school teacher; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Vancouver, 1929-30; Riga, 1930-33; U.S. Ambassador to Ceylon, 1959-61; Finland, 1961-63. Died in 1973 (age about 70 years). Cremated.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Winthrop Rockefeller (1912-1973) — of Morrilton, Conway County, Ark. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 1, 1912. Republican. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Republican National Committee from Arkansas, 1961; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1964 (delegation chair), 1972 (delegation co-chair); Governor of Arkansas, 1967-71; Presidential Elector for Arkansas, 1972. Baptist. Member, Urban League; Delta Kappa Epsilon; Kappa Delta Pi. Died of lung cancer or pancreatic cancer, Palm Springs, Riverside County, Calif., February 22, 1973 (age 60 years, 297 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of John D. Rockefeller, Jr. (1874-1960) and Abigail 'Abby' (Aldrich) Rockefeller (1874-1948); brother of Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller; married to Barbara Sears; father of Winthrop Paul Rockefeller (1948-2006); nephew of Richard Steere Aldrich and Winthrop Williams Aldrich; uncle of John Davison Rockefeller IV; grandson of Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich; first cousin four times removed of Simon S. Rockefeller; first cousin five times removed of Henry Rockefeller; second cousin of David Hunter McAlpin (who married Nina Underwood); second cousin thrice removed of John Phillips Rockefeller; fourth cousin once removed of Lewis Kirby Rockefeller.
  Political family: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about Winthrop Rockefeller: John L. Ward, Winthrop Rockefeller, Philanthropist: A Life of Change
William Benton William Burnett Benton (1900-1973) — also known as William Benton — of Southport, Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., April 1, 1900. Democrat. Advertising business; introduced sound effects into television commercials; popularized the "Amos 'n' Andy" radio show; vice-president, University of Chicago, 1937-45; publisher of the Encyclopedia Brittanica; U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs, 1945-47; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1949-53; defeated, 1952; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1952 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1956, 1960, 1968. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Council on Foreign Relations; Zeta Psi. Died, in the Waldorf Towers Hotel, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 18, 1973 (age 72 years, 351 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of Charles William Benton and Elma (Hixson) Benton; married 1928 to Helen Hemingway.
  The William Benton Museum of Art, at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Image source: Connecticut Register and Manual 1950
  Dalip Singh Saund (1899-1973) — also known as D. S. Saund — of Westmorland, Imperial County, Calif. Born in Amritsar, Punjab, India, September 20, 1899. Democrat. Naturalized U.S. citizen; farmer; fertilizer dealer; state court judge in California, 1952-57; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956 (alternate), 1960; U.S. Representative from California 29th District, 1957-63. Indian subcontinent ancestry. Member, Lions; Toastmasters. First native of India to be elected to a U.S. public office. Died in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., April 22, 1973 (age 73 years, 214 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Natha Singh Saund and Jeoni (Kaur) Saund; married, July 21, 1928, to Marian Z. Kosa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thomas Woodnutt Miller (1886-1973) — also known as Thomas W. Miller — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., June 26, 1886. Republican. Secretary of state of Delaware, 1913-15; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1915-17; defeated, 1916; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Delta Phi. Died in Reno, Washoe County, Nev., May 5, 1973 (age 86 years, 313 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Masonic Memorial Gardens, Reno, Nev.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Robert Miller and Abigail Morgan (Woodnutt) Miller; married, October 4, 1913, to Katharine M. Tallman; uncle of Clement Woodnutt Miller (1916-1962).
  Political family: Miller family of Wilmington, Delaware.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Charles Robert Howell (1904-1973) — also known as Charles R. Howell — of Pennington, Mercer County, N.J. Born in Trenton, Mercer County, N.J., April 23, 1904. Democrat. Insurance broker; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1945-46; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 4th District, 1949-55; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1954; New Jersey Commissioner of Banking and Insurance, 1955-69; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956. Member, Americans for Democratic Action. Died in Trenton, Mercer County, N.J., July 5, 1973 (age 69 years, 73 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Atlantic Ocean.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Thomas Ryum Amlie (1897-1973) — also known as Thomas R. Amlie — of Elkhorn, Walworth County, Wis. Born in Griggs County, N.Dak., April 17, 1897. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 1st District, 1931-33, 1935-39. Member, American Legion. Died in Madison, Dane County, Wis., August 22, 1973 (age 76 years, 127 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Sunset Memory Gardens, Madison, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Paul William Amlie and Julia (Ryum) Amlie; married, February 21, 1925, to Marian C. Strong (died 1930); married, May 7, 1932, to Gehrta Beyer.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clarence James Henry (1902-1973) — also known as Clarence J. Henry; Cass Henry — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., August 15, 1902. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1961-70. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died, from multiple myeloma, in a hospital at Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., August 23, 1973 (age 71 years, 8 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Roy Harrison McVicker (1924-1973) — also known as Roy H. McVicker — of Colorado. Born in Edgewater, Jefferson County, Colo., February 20, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of Colorado state senate, 1956-64; U.S. Representative from Colorado 2nd District, 1965-67. Methodist. Died, of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease), in Westminster, Adams County, Colo., September 15, 1973 (age 49 years, 207 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Charles McKevett Teague (1909-1974) — also known as Charles M. Teague — of Ojai, Ventura County, Calif.; Santa Paula, Ventura County, Calif. Born in Santa Paula, Ventura County, Calif., September 18, 1909. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. Representative from California 13th District, 1955-74; died in office 1974; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1956. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Phi Delta Phi. Died of a heart attack in Santa Paula, Ventura County, Calif., January 1, 1974 (age 64 years, 105 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Santa Paula Cemetery, Santa Paula, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Charles C. Teague and Harriet (McKevett) Teague; married, April 27, 1929, to Marjorie Cowden.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Charles Grosvenor Bond (1877-1974) — also known as Charles G. Bond — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, May 29, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1921-23; defeated, 1922; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Phi Delta Phi; Union League. Died in Bound Brook, Somerset County, N.J., January 10, 1974 (age 96 years, 226 days). Cremated; ashes interred at West Union Street Cemetery, Athens, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of William W. Bond and Frances (Currier) Bond; married, June 27, 1905, to Bertha Paterson; nephew of Charles Henry Grosvenor (1833-1917).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  William Fife Knowland (1908-1974) — also known as William F. Knowland — of Oakland, Alameda County, Calif.; Piedmont, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Alameda, Alameda County, Calif., June 26, 1908. Republican. Newspaper publisher; member of California state assembly, 1933-35; member of California state senate, 1935-39; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1936 (alternate), 1940 (member, Arrangements Committee), 1948, 1952, 1956 (Temporary Chair; speaker), 1964 (delegation chair), 1968; member of Republican National Committee from California, 1938-42; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Senator from California, 1945-59; candidate for Governor of California, 1958. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Eagles; Moose; Elks; Native Sons of the Golden West. Died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound at his summer home near Guerneville, Sonoma County, Calif., February 23, 1974 (age 65 years, 242 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Russell Knowland (1873-1966); married 1925 to Helen Davis Herrick (divorced 1972); married 1972 to Ann Dickson.
  Campaign slogan (1946): "We will not surrender."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books about William F. Knowland: Gayle B. Montgomery & James W. Johnson, One Step from the White House: The Rise and Fall of Senator William F. Knowland
  Lewis Williams Douglas (1894-1974) — also known as Lewis W. Douglas — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz.; Sonoita, Santa Cruz County, Ariz. Born in Bisbee, Cochise County, Ariz., July 2, 1894. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1923-25; U.S. Representative from Arizona at-large, 1927-33; director of the U.S. Budget, 1933-34; vice-president and director, American Cyanamid Co., 1934-38; president, Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York, 1940-47; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1947-50. Episcopalian. Member, American Philosophical Society; Council on Foreign Relations. Died in Tucson, Pima County, Ariz., March 7, 1974 (age 79 years, 248 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of James Stuart Douglas and Josephine Leah (Williams) Douglas.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Edward Flint Bailey (1891-1974) — also known as Edward F. Bailey — of Junction City, Lane County, Ore.; Portland, Multnomah County, Ore.; Eugene, Lane County, Ore. Born in Junction City, Lane County, Ore., February 25, 1891. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1923-24; member of Oregon state senate 3rd District, 1927-30; candidate for Governor of Oregon, 1930. Protestant. Member, Phi Delta Phi; Phi Delta Theta; Freemasons. Died in Eugene, Lane County, Ore., June 13, 1974 (age 83 years, 108 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Hollen Bailey and Anna Isabella (Flint) Bailey; married, October 25, 1919, to Helen Lee Rosenberg.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ernest Henry Gruening (1887-1974) — also known as Ernest Gruening; "Mr. Alaska" — of Juneau, Alaska. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 6, 1887. Democrat. Newspaper reporter; newspaper editor; writer; Governor of Alaska Territory, 1939-53; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1956; member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business, 1952; U.S. Senator from Alaska, 1959-69; defeated, 1968; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1960, 1968, 1972; candidate for Presidential Elector for Alaska, 1972. Jewish. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; American Academy of Political and Social Science. Leader in drive to gain statehood for Alaska. One of only two Senators to vote against the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, which gave President Johnson authority to escalate the Vietnam War. Died of cancer in Washington, D.C., June 26, 1974 (age 87 years, 140 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of Emil Gruening and Phebe (Fridenberg) Gruening; married, November 19, 1914, to Dorothy Elizabeth Smith.
  Mount Ernest Gruening, in Juneau, Alaska, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books about Ernest Gruening: Claus-M Naske, Ernest Gruening: Alaska's Greatest Governor
  Charles Marion LaFollette (1898-1974) — also known as Charles M. LaFollette — of Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind. Born in New Albany, Floyd County, Ind., February 27, 1898. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1927; general counsel, Central Labor Union (AFL) of Evansville, 1934-42; U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 1943-47. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Phi Delta Theta; Freemasons; Elks; Eagles. Died June 27, 1974 (age 76 years, 120 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Locust Hill Cemetery, Evansville, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Harry C. LaFollette and Marian (Allis) LaFollette; married, May 14, 1925, to Frances Hartmetz; great-grandson of William Heilman (1824-1890).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Francis Eugene Worley (1908-1974) — also known as Eugene Worley — of Shamrock, Wheeler County, Tex. Born in Lone Wolf, Kiowa County, Okla., October 10, 1908. Democrat. Member of Texas state house of representatives, 1935-40; U.S. Representative from Texas 18th District, 1941-50; resigned 1950; Associate Judge of U.S. Court of Customs and Patent Appeals, 1950-59. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died in Naples, Collier County, Fla., December 17, 1974 (age 66 years, 68 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Columbia Gardens Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Jesse Ormondroyd (1897-1975) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Pennsylvania, February 7, 1897. Democrat. Professor of mechanical engineering, University of Michigan; candidate for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1953. Died, following a stroke, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., February 6, 1975 (age 77 years, 364 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Herbert Ormondroyd and Jeannette (Wrighton) Ormondroyd; married to Kathleen Felton.
  Hugh Henry Brown (1872-1975) — also known as Hugh H. Brown — of San Francisco, Calif.; Tonopah, Nye County, Nev. Born in Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio, May 4, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; represented railroads and mining companies; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1908, 1912 (alternate), 1916, 1920 (alternate). Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Political and Social Science; American Judicature Society; Delta Tau Delta; Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks. Died February 26, 1975 (age 102 years, 298 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Robert McCutcheon Brown and Louise Christina (Smith) Brown; married, February 7, 1904, to Marjorie Moore (1885-1987).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clarence Evans Kilburn (1893-1975) — also known as Clarence E. Kilburn — of Malone, Franklin County, N.Y. Born in Malone, Franklin County, N.Y., April 13, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from New York, 1940-65 (31st District 1940-45, 34th District 1945-53, 33rd District 1953-63, 31st District 1963-65). Methodist. Member, Psi Upsilon; Elks; Freemasons. Died May 20, 1975 (age 82 years, 37 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Morningside Cemetery, Malone, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Frederick D. Kilburn (1854?-?) and Clara (Berry) Kilburn; married, August 16, 1917, to Anne Crooks.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  John Henry Ray (1886-1975) — also known as John H. Ray — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minn., September 27, 1886. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1953-63; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964. Died in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., May 21, 1975 (age 88 years, 236 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Walter Stephan Baring, Jr. (1911-1975) — also known as Walter S. Baring, Jr. — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Born in Goldfield, Esmeralda County, Nev., September 9, 1911. Democrat. Furniture business; chair of Washoe County Democratic Party, 1936; member of Nevada state house of representatives, 1936-42; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Nevada at-large, 1949-53, 1957-73; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1952, 1956. Protestant. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Shriners; Order of the Eastern Star; Lions; Eagles; Sertoma. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., July 13, 1975 (age 63 years, 307 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Masonic Memorial Gardens, Reno, Nev.
  Relatives: Son of Walter Stephen Baring and Emilie Louise (Froelich) Baring; married, January 31, 1942, to Alma Geraldine Buchanan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Paul A. Rothfuss (c.1894-1975) — of Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa. Born about 1894. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Died August 13, 1975 (age about 81 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Montoursville Cemetery, Montoursville, Pa.
  Donald Holman McLean (1884-1975) — also known as Donald H. McLean — of Elizabeth, Union County, N.J. Born in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., March 18, 1884. Republican. Lawyer; chair of Union County Republican Party, 1919-21; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1933-45; Judge, New Jersey Court of Errors and Appeals, 1945-48; superior court judge in New Jersey, 1948-54. Episcopalian. Died, in Fanny Allen Hospital, Winooski, Chittenden County, Vt., August 19, 1975 (age 91 years, 154 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Vail Memorial Cemetery, Parsippany, N.J.
  Relatives: Married, November 18, 1909, to Edna Righter (1882-1969); married to Clara Bitzer.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Daniel Scofield Earhart (1907-1976) — also known as Daniel S. Earhart — of Ohio. Born in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, May 28, 1907. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio at-large, 1935-37; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1940. Died in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, January 2, 1976 (age 68 years, 219 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Hazen Jesse Hatch (1901-1976) — also known as Hazen J. Hatch — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich., September 23, 1901. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 1st District, 1931-32; defeated (Republican), 1932; Democratic candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1953. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association. Died, in Oaklawn Hospital, Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich., February 8, 1976 (age 74 years, 138 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rice Creek Cemetery, Marshall, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Monroe Hatch and Ella Melissa (Willard) Hatch (1865-1937); brother of Blaine Willard Hatch; married, May 28, 1927, to Janet van den Berg (1904-1984); father of Hazen van den Berg Hatch (1932-); third cousin of Charles Reuben Hatch.
  Political family: Hatch family of Marshall, Michigan (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Irving Charles Velson (1913-1976) — also known as Irving C. Velson; Irving Charles Shavelson; Charles Wilson; "Nick"; "Shavey" — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., June 3, 1913. Machinist; boilermaker; shipfitter; president, Local 13, Shipbuilders Union; American Labor candidate for New York state senate 11th District, 1938; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; in 1951 and 1953, he was brought to testify before Congressional committees about his Communist and Soviet activities, including efforts to infiltrate the U.S. military with Soviet spies; he repeatedly refused to answer questions, invoking his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination; as a result, he was "barred for life" by the Shipbuilders' union; later, served as international representative for the (West Coast) International Longshoreman's and Warehousemen's Union. Venona Project documents (decrypted Soviet messages from the World War II era), released in 1995, show that he was an agent for Soviet military intelligence under the code name "Nick". Died in San Francisco, Calif., February 18, 1976 (age 62 years, 260 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in San Francisco Bay.
  Relatives: Son of Clara Lemlich Shavelson and Joseph 'Joe' Shavelson (1889-1951); married, January 26, 1937, to Ruth Young Velson (1916-?).
  Political family: Velson-Shavelson family of Brooklyn, New York.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thomas Byron Miller (1896-1976) — of Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pa., August 11, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 12th District, 1942-45; defeated, 1944. Member, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Died in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa., March 20, 1976 (age 79 years, 222 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Robert Likens Condon (1912-1976) — also known as Robert Condon — of Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County, Calif. Born in Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif., November 10, 1912. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of California state assembly, 1948-52; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1952; U.S. Representative from California 6th District, 1953-55; defeated, 1954. Died in Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County, Calif., June 3, 1976 (age 63 years, 206 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Pacific Ocean.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Oliver Jesse Carter (1911-1976) — also known as Oliver Carter — of Redding, Shasta County, Calif. Born in San Francisco, Calif., April 7, 1911. Democrat. Lawyer; member of California state senate, 1941-49; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1948; California Democratic state chair, 1949; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California, 1950. Died June 14, 1976 (age 65 years, 68 days). Cremated.
  Cross-reference: Charles R. Breyer
  Ralph Julian Rivers (1903-1976) — also known as Ralph J. Rivers — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Born in Seattle, King County, Wash., May 23, 1903. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the 4th District of Alaska Territory, 1933-44; Alaska territory attorney general, 1945-49; mayor of Fairbanks, Alaska, 1952-54; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1952; member of Alaska territorial senate 4th District, 1955-56; delegate to Alaska state constitutional convention, 1955-56; U.S. Representative from Alaska at-large, 1959-67; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1960 (alternate), 1968. Member, Elks; Sons of the American Revolution; Sigma Chi; Phi Alpha Delta. Died in Chehalis, Lewis County, Wash., August 14, 1976 (age 73 years, 83 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Chehalis, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of Julian Guy Rivers and Louisa (Lavoy) Rivers; married, December 17, 1928, to Lina Carol Caldwell; married, October 1, 1955, to Martha Wendling.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Frederick Henry Mueller (1893-1976) — also known as Frederick H. Mueller — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich.; Sarasota, Sarasota County, Fla. Born in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., November 22, 1893. Republican. Member of Michigan state board of agriculture, 1945-57; appointed 1945; defeated, 1957; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1959-61; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1960. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary. Died August 31, 1976 (age 82 years, 283 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Graceland Memorial Park, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Paul Howard Douglas (1892-1976) — also known as Paul H. Douglas — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., March 26, 1892. Democrat. University professor; economist; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968; U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1949-67; defeated, 1942, 1966. Unitarian or Quaker. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks; Americans for Democratic Action; American Economic Association; American Philosophical Society; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Upsilon. Died in Washington, D.C., September 24, 1976 (age 84 years, 182 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of James Howard Douglas and Annie (Smith) Douglas; married 1915 to Dorothy S. Wolff (divorced 1930); married 1931 to Emily Taft (1899-1994).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about Paul H. Douglas: Roger Biles, Crusading Liberal: Paul H. Douglas of Illinois
  Ned Romeyn Healy (1905-1977) — also known as Ned R. Healy — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., August 9, 1905. Democrat. Stock and bond salesman; office manager; U.S. Representative from California 13th District, 1945-47; defeated, 1946, 1948; automobile parts business. Died in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif., September 10, 1977 (age 72 years, 32 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Pacific Ocean.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Carleton James King (1904-1977) — also known as Carleton J. King — of Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County, N.Y. Born in Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County, N.Y., June 15, 1904. Republican. Lawyer; municipal judge in New York, 1936-41; Saratoga County District Attorney, 1951-60; U.S. Representative from New York, 1961-75 (31st District 1961-63, 30th District 1963-73, 29th District 1973-75); defeated, 1974. Died in Bradenton, Manatee County, Fla., November 19, 1977 (age 73 years, 157 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in Gulf of Mexico.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  John William Chapman (1894-1978) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Born in Crete, Saline County, Neb., September 8, 1894. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Illinois, 1953-61; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1960. Methodist. Member, Rotary; Elks; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in 1978 (age about 83 years). Cremated.
  Karl E. Pauli (1891-1978) — also known as "Bumpa" — of Ohio. Born August 26, 1891. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1920. Died in Monroe, Monroe County, Mich., January 1, 1978 (age 86 years, 128 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Brigham Cemetery, Erie, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lee Warren Metcalf (1911-1978) — also known as Lee Metcalf — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Born in Stevensville, Ravalli County, Mont., January 28, 1911. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; justice of Montana state supreme court, 1946-52; U.S. Representative from Montana 1st District, 1953-61; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1956; U.S. Senator from Montana, 1961-78; died in office 1978. Member, Sigma Chi. Died in Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont., January 12, 1978 (age 66 years, 349 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Married 1938 to Donna Hoover.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  William Henry Stevenson (1891-1978) — also known as William H. Stevenson — of La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wis. Born in Kenosha, Kenosha County, Wis., September 23, 1891. Republican. La Crosse County District Attorney, 1940; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 3rd District, 1941-49; defeated, 1948. Died in La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wis., March 19, 1978 (age 86 years, 177 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Onalaska Cemetery, La Crosse, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  George John Urban (1906-1978) — also known as George J. Urban — of South Euclid, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, May 14, 1906. Republican. Mayor of South Euclid, Ohio, 1948-72. Methodist. German and Czech ancestry. Member, Lions. Died, of cancer, in a nursing home at Oil City, Venango County, Pa., March 25, 1978 (age 71 years, 315 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Knollwood Cemetery, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
  Errett Power Scrivner (1898-1978) — also known as Errett P. Scrivner — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan. Born in Newton, Harvey County, Kan., March 20, 1898. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Kansas 2nd District, 1943-59. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Phi Delta Phi; Order of the Coif; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in Cocoa Beach, Brevard County, Fla., May 5, 1978 (age 80 years, 46 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Florida Memorial Gardens, Rockledge, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. William Henry Scrivner and Nancy Etta (West) Scrivner; married, August 6, 1921, to Jean Lorraine Marshall.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Herman Carl Andersen (1897-1978) — also known as H. Carl Andersen — of Tyler, Lincoln County, Minn. Born in Newcastle, King County, Wash., January 27, 1897. Republican. Farmer; livestock breeder; civil engineer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 12, 1935-36; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 7th District, 1939-63; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1960. Lutheran. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., July 26, 1978 (age 81 years, 180 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Danebod Lutheran Cemetery, Tyler, Minn.
  Relatives: Son of C. C. Andersen and Lorena (Nielsen) Andersen; married, May 17, 1927, to Martha Elder.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Minnesota Legislator record
  Phillip Colgan Ferguson (1903-1978) — also known as Phil Ferguson — of Woodward, Woodward County, Okla. Born in Wellington, Sumner County, Kan., August 15, 1903. U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 8th District, 1935-41; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1948; Republican candidate for Governor of Oklahoma, 1958; delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1960. Died in Tijuana, Baja California, August 8, 1978 (age 74 years, 358 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
Talbot Smith Talbot Smith (1899-1978) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Fayette, Howard County, Mo., October 11, 1899. Democrat. Lawyer; justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1955-61; defeated, 1953; appointed 1955; resigned 1961; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1961-71; took senior status 1971. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Phi Delta Phi; Order of the Coif. Died, of heart disease, in St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Superior Township, Washtenaw County, Mich., December 21, 1978 (age 79 years, 71 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Franklin Campbell Smith and Mary (Majors) Smith.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
  John Baker Hollister (1890-1979) — also known as John B. Hollister — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, November 7, 1890. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Ohio 1st District, 1931-37; defeated, 1936; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee). Presbyterian. Died in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, January 4, 1979 (age 88 years, 58 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Howard C. Hollister (1856-1919) and Alice (Keys) Hollister; married to Ellen West Rollins (1895-1960).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller (1908-1979) — also known as Nelson A. Rockefeller; "Rocky" — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Tarrytown, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Bar Harbor, Hancock County, Maine, July 8, 1908. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956 (alternate), 1960, 1964 (delegation chair); Governor of New York, 1959-73; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1964, 1968; Vice President of the United States, 1974-77. Baptist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Council on Foreign Relations; Knights of Pythias. Participated in the founding of the United Nations; received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1977. Died, of a massive heart attack, in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 26, 1979 (age 70 years, 202 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Pocantico Hills Estate, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Davison Rockefeller, Jr. (1874-1960) and Abby (Aldrich) Rockefeller (1874-1948); brother of Winthrop Rockefeller; married, June 23, 1930, to Mary Todhunter Clark (divorced); married, May 4, 1963, to Margaretta 'Happy' (Fitler) Murphy (1926-2015; great-granddaughter of Edwin Henry Fitler; third great-granddaughter of John Sergeant); nephew of Richard Steere Aldrich and Winthrop Williams Aldrich; uncle of John Davison Rockefeller IV and Winthrop Paul Rockefeller (1948-2006); grandson of Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich; first cousin four times removed of Simon S. Rockefeller; first cousin five times removed of Henry Rockefeller; second cousin of David Hunter McAlpin (who married Nina Underwood); second cousin thrice removed of John Phillips Rockefeller; fourth cousin once removed of Lewis Kirby Rockefeller.
  Political family: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Stewart G. Anderson — John H. Terry
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books about Nelson A. Rockefeller: Cary Reich, The Life of Nelson A. Rockefeller : Worlds to Conquer, 1908-1958 — Joseph H. Boyd, Oreos and Dubonnet: Remembering Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller
  Harry Pulliam Cain (1906-1979) — also known as Harry P. Cain — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., January 10, 1906. Republican. Mayor of Tacoma, Wash., 1940; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Senator from Washington, 1946-53; defeated, 1944. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Amvets; Phi Delta Theta; Eagles; Elks; Kiwanis. Died in Miami Lakes, Miami-Dade County, Fla., March 3, 1979 (age 73 years, 52 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Corinne Boyd Riley (1893-1979) — also known as Corinne Anderson Boyd — of South Carolina. Born in Piedmont, Greenville County, S.C., July 4, 1893. Democrat. U.S. Representative from South Carolina 2nd District, 1962-63. Female. Died in Sumter, Sumter County, S.C., April 12, 1979 (age 85 years, 282 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Sumter Cemetery, Sumter, S.C.
  Relatives: Married to John Jacob Riley (1895-1962).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
A. Philip Randolph Asa Philip Randolph (1889-1979) — also known as A. Philip Randolph — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Crescent City, Putnam County, Fla., April 15, 1889. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 19th District, 1919; candidate for New York state comptroller, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1924; organizer, Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters; vice-president, AFL-CIO, 1957; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937. Methodist. African ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Elks; American Civil Liberties Union; United World Federalists. Recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom on September 14, 1964. Died May 16, 1979 (age 90 years, 31 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of James William Randolph and Elizabeth (Robinson) Randolph.
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
  John Bayne Breckinridge (1913-1979) — also known as John B. Breckinridge — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born in Washington, D.C., November 29, 1913. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Kentucky state house of representatives 49th District, 1956-59; Kentucky state attorney general, 1960-64, 1968-72; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1960; Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1971; defeated, 1963; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1973-79; defeated in primary, 1978. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Kappa Alpha Order. Died in Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., July 29, 1979 (age 65 years, 242 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Grandnephew of William Campbell Preston Breckinridge (1837-1904); second great-grandson of John Breckinridge; second great-grandnephew of James Breckinridge.
  Political families: Clay family of Kentucky; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Desha-Breckinridge family of Lexington, Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Malcolm R. Arnold (1909-1979) — also known as Mack Arnold — of Bloomingrose, Boone County, W.Va. Born in Racine, Boone County, W.Va., April 7, 1909. Democrat. School principal; athletic coach; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Boone County, 1941-42; Speaker of the West Virginia State House of Delegates, 1941. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Redmen; United Mine Workers. Died in October, 1979 (age 70 years, 0 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of John Arnold and Evaline (McCutcheon) Arnold; married, January 13, 1935, to Reba Thompson.
William Clarke Vyse William Clarke Vyse (1895-1979) — Born in Babylon, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., June 16, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Ottawa, 1920-22; Winnipeg, 1922-23; Paris, 1923-25; Algiers, 1925; Havana, 1925-29; U.S. Consul in Havana, 1930; Windsor, 1930; Stuttgart, 1930-31; Shanghai, 1931-39. Died in Laguna Hills, Orange County, Calif., November 11, 1979 (age 84 years, 148 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Edward Davis Vyse (1857-1906) and Virginia (Clarke) Vyse; married to Elizabeth Wise (1905-2001).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: U.S. passport application (1924)
  Mary J. Starcevic (c.1886-1980) — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill.; California. Born about 1886. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for University of Illinois trustee, 1936; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Died in Paramount, Los Angeles County, Calif., 1980 (age about 94 years). Cremated.
  Relatives: Mother of Mathilda M. Deavers (1906?-2002) and Elizabeth Starcevic Stanich.
  Political family: Starcevic-Stanich-Deavers family of California.
  George Evan Howell (1905-1980) — also known as Evan Howell — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill.; Largo, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Marion, Williamson County, Ill., September 21, 1905. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; referee in bankruptcy for U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois, 1937-41; U.S. Representative from Illinois 21st District, 1941-47; defeated in primary, 1938; resigned 1947; Judge of U.S. Court of Claims, 1947-53; chairman, Illinois Toll Highway Commission, 1953-55. Died in Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla., January 18, 1980 (age 74 years, 119 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
A. S. Mike Monroney Almer Stillwell Mike Monroney (1902-1980) — also known as A. S. Mike Monroney — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., March 2, 1902. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1939-51; U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, 1951-69; defeated, 1968; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1952, 1956. Died in Rockville, Montgomery County, Md., February 13, 1980 (age 77 years, 348 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Washington National Cathedral, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
Alice Roosevelt Longworth Alice Lee Roosevelt Longworth (1884-1980) — also known as Alice Roosevelt Longworth; Alice Lee Roosevelt; "Princess Alice" — of Washington, D.C. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 12, 1884. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1936, 1940; newspaper columnist. Female. Died, from pneumonia, emphysema, and cardiac arrest, in Washington, D.C., February 20, 1980 (age 96 years, 8 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Daughter of Theodore Roosevelt and Alice Hathaway (Lee) Roosevelt (1861-1884); half-sister of Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.; married, February 17, 1906, to Nicholas Longworth; niece of Corinne Roosevelt Robinson; grandniece of Robert Barnwell Roosevelt; great-grandniece of James I. Roosevelt; second great-grandniece of William Bellinger Bulloch; third great-granddaughter of Archibald Bulloch; first cousin of Theodore Douglas Robinson (1883-1934), Eleanor Roosevelt, Corinne Robinson Alsop and William Sheffield Cowles; first cousin once removed of James Roosevelt, Elliott Roosevelt, Corinne A. Chubb, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. and John deKoven Alsop; second cousin thrice removed of Philip DePeyster; second cousin four times removed of Nicholas Roosevelt, Jr..
  Political families: Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Monroe family of Virginia and Washington (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Alice Roosevelt Longworth: Carol Felsenthal, Princess Alice: The Life and Times of Alice Roosevelt Longworth
  Image source: Time magazine, February 7, 1927
  Samuel Harrison Coon (1903-1980) — also known as Sam Coon — of Baker County, Ore. Born in Boise, Ada County, Idaho, April 15, 1903. Republican. Member of Oregon state legislature, 1940; U.S. Representative from Oregon 2nd District, 1953-57; defeated, 1956. Died in Laguna Hills, Orange County, Calif., May 8, 1980 (age 77 years, 23 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Thomas Augustus Pickett (1906-1980) — also known as Tom Pickett — of Palestine, Anderson County, Tex. Born in Travis, Falls County, Tex., August 14, 1906. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1945-52; resigned 1952. Died in Leesburg, Lake County, Fla., June 7, 1980 (age 73 years, 298 days). Cremated; ashes interred at St. James Episcopal Church, Leesburg, Fla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Waldemar John Gallman (1899-1980) — also known as Waldemar J. Gallman — of Wellsville, Allegany County, N.Y. Born in Wellsville, Allegany County, N.Y., April 27, 1899. College instructor; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Danzig, 1934-38; London, as of 1943; U.S. Ambassador to Poland, 1948-50; South Africa, 1951-54; Iraq, 1954; Director General of the U.S. Foreign Service, 1958-61. Died in Washington, D.C., June 28, 1980 (age 81 years, 62 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of John Gallman and Henrietta (Engelder) Gallman; married, July 29, 1925, to Marjorie Gerry.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Minotto (1891-1980) — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Berlin, Germany, February 17, 1891. Democrat. Naturalized U.S. citizen; banker; rancher; member of Arizona state senate, 1933-34, 1938-40, 1943-44; candidate in primary for Governor of Arizona, 1934; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1956. German and Italian ancestry. Member, Elks; Woodmen of the World; Moose. Died in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., August 15, 1980 (age 89 years, 180 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Skull Valley Cemetery, Skull Valley, Ariz.
  Relatives: Married 1916 to Idamay Swift (1891-1943); married 1944 to Julia Elizabeth Franklin (1915-1998).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Harold Hinsdill Smedley (1893-1980) — also known as Harold H. Smedley; Dike Smedley — of Kent County, Mich. Born in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., September 29, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War I; lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District, 1925-26; defeated in primary, 1926. Four time national flyrod accuracy champion; considered to be one of the best flyrod fishermen in the country. Died in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla., November, 1980 (age 87 years, 0 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Woodlawn Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Osmer Smedley (1856-1926) and Lillian M. (Hinsdill) Smedley.
  Owen Joseph Christoffer Norem (1902-1981) — also known as Owen J. C. Norem — of Montana. Born in 1902. U.S. Minister to Lithuania, 1937-40. Died in Costa Mesa, Orange County, Calif., 1981 (age about 79 years). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  John Durnford Jernegan (1911-1981) — also known as John D. Jernegan — Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., June 12, 1911. Newspaper reporter; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Mexico City, 1936-38; Barcelona, 1938-41; Cartagena, 1941; Teheran, 1943-44; U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, 1958-62; Algeria, 1965-67. Died in 1981 (age about 70 years). Cremated.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  David Phillip Lindberg (1903-1981) — also known as David P. Lindberg; "Boxcar Mayor" — of Galesburg, Knox County, Ill.; Green Valley, Pima County, Ariz. Born in Galesburg, Knox County, Ill., March 16, 1903. Railroad worker; mayor of Galesburg, Ill., 1941-45. Lutheran. Swedish ancestry. Member, Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen. Died in Green Valley, Pima County, Ariz., January 15, 1981 (age 77 years, 305 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Wilhelm Lindberg (1857-1937) and Elna (Nilsdotter) Lindberg (1876-1957); brother of Paul Melton Lindberg (1907-1990); married 1927 to Esther Sand.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Zuinglius Anderson (1904-1981) — also known as Jack Z. Anderson; "Airplane Ears" — of San Juan Bautista, San Benito County, Calif. Born in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., March 22, 1904. Republican. Orchardist; U.S. Representative from California 8th District, 1939-53. Protestant. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Native Sons of the Golden West. Died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, in Hollister, San Benito County, Calif., February 9, 1981 (age 76 years, 324 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of George Howard Anderson and Susan (Brown) Anderson; married, May 15, 1926, to Frances Giffen.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Arthur Rumney Ringwalt (1899-1981) — also known as Arthur R. Ringwalt — of Washington, D.C. Born in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., February 24, 1899. U.S. Vice Consul in Shanghai, 1928-32; Yunnanfu, 1934, 1938; U.S. Consul in Kweilin, 1943-44; chief, U.S. State Department Division on Chinese Affairs, 1946. Died in Chapel Hill, Orange County, N.C., February 14, 1981 (age 81 years, 356 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of John Rumney Ringwalt (1857-1931) and Mary McFarland (Carr) Ringwalt (1866-1939); married, May 15, 1938, to Mildred Minor Teusler (1907-1994); second cousin once removed of Robert Todd Lincoln (1843-1926) and Martha Dee Todd.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Lincoln-Lee family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  John D. Brattin (1939-1981) — of Michigan. Born November 25, 1939. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 20th District, 1974. Killed in an automobile accident in Midland, Midland County, Mich., February 28, 1981 (age 41 years, 95 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  George Elmer Outland (1906-1981) — also known as George E. Outland — of Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif.; San Fernando, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Santa Paula, Ventura County, Calif., October 8, 1906. Democrat. U.S. Representative from California 11th District, 1943-47; defeated, 1946, 1948; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1944 (alternate), 1948. Member, American Association of University Professors; American Academy of Political and Social Science; Freemasons. Died in Anacortes, Skagit County, Wash., March 2, 1981 (age 74 years, 145 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Santa Paula Cemetery, Santa Paula, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Elmer Garfield Outland and Stella Martha (Faulkner) Outland; married 1928 to Virginia Stevenson; married, December 2, 1938, to Ruth Clara Merry.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Phelps Phelps (1897-1981) — also known as Phelps von Rottenburg — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Newark, Essex County, N.J.; Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J.; Wildwood, Cape May County, N.J. Born in Bonn, Germany, May 4, 1897. Member of New York state assembly, 1924-28, 1937-38 (New York County 10th District 1924-28, New York County 3rd District 1937-38); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936, 1948 (alternate); member of New York state senate 13th District, 1939-42; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Governor of American Samoa, 1951-52; U.S. Ambassador to Dominican Republic, 1952-53; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956, 1960, 1964 (alternate); delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention, 1966. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the Revolution; Psi Upsilon; Urban League; Elks; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Society of Colonial Wars; Union League; Delta Theta Phi. Died in Wildwood, Cape May County, N.J., June 10, 1981 (age 84 years, 37 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Franz von Rottenburg (1845-1907) and Marian (Phelps) von Rottenburg (1868-1922); nephew of Sheffield Phelps (1864-1902); grandson of William Walter Phelps; great-grandnephew of Norman A. Phelps; third great-grandnephew of Noah Phelps; first cousin once removed of Harold Sheffield Van Buren and Mabel Thorp Boardman; first cousin four times removed of Elisha Phelps; second cousin twice removed of Hiram Bidwell Case; second cousin thrice removed of John Smith Phelps; third cousin thrice removed of Amos Pettibone, Jesse Hoyt and George Smith Catlin; eighth great-grandson of Thomas Welles.
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Irwin Delmore Davidson (1906-1981) — also known as Irwin D. Davidson — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 2, 1906. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1937, 1939-48 (New York County 7th District 1937, 1939-44, New York County 5th District 1945-48); resigned 1948; U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1955-56; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1968. Jewish. Died in New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y., August 1, 1981 (age 75 years, 211 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in Long Island Sound.
  Relatives: Married, June 4, 1936, to Berenice Feltenstein.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Melvyn Douglas (1901-1981) — also known as Melvyn Edouard Hesselberg — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Macon, Bibb County, Ga., April 5, 1901. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1940; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Actor, producer, director of many motion pictures; worked in radio, television, and Broadway. Jewish and Scottish ancestry. Member, Screen Actors Guild; Americans for Democratic Action; American Civil Liberties Union. Died, of pneumonia and cardiac complications, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., August 4, 1981 (age 80 years, 121 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Edouard G. Hesselberg and Lena (Shackelford) Hesselberg; married, April 5, 1931, to Helen Gahagan (1900-1980).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Berry Nelson Beaman (1890-1981) — also known as Berry N. Beaman — of Parma, Jackson County, Mich.; Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Born in Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., August 15, 1890. Republican. Manufacturer; treasurer of Michigan Republican Party, 1956-61; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1960; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 10th Senatorial District, 1961-62. Episcopalian. Member, Sigma Chi; Elks. Died in Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., December 25, 1981 (age 91 years, 132 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Fred Beaman and Grace (Berry) Beaman; married to Lucretia Comstock.
  Archibald C. Wemple (1905-1982) — of Schenectady, Schenectady County, N.Y. Born in 1905. Republican. Mayor of Schenectady, N.Y., 1952-55. Died in 1982 (age about 77 years). Cremated; ashes interred at First Reformed Church Columbarium, Schenectady, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John H. Jarman, Jr. (1915-1982) — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born in Sallisaw, Sequoyah County, Okla., July 17, 1915. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Oklahoma state house of representatives, 1947-48; member of Oklahoma state senate, 1949-50; U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1951-77. Died in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., January 15, 1982 (age 66 years, 182 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rose Hill Burial Park, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edwin Benedict Dooley (1905-1982) — also known as Edwin B. Dooley — of Mamaroneck, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 13, 1905. Republican. Public relations executive; mayor of Mamaroneck, N.Y., 1950-56; U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1957-63. Died in Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Fla., January 25, 1982 (age 76 years, 287 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  William Franklin Devin (1898-1982) — also known as William F. Devin — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, March 28, 1898. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; municipal judge in Washington, 1939-42; mayor of Seattle, Wash., 1942-52; defeated, 1941, 1952. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Phi Delta Phi; Royal Arcanum. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., February 2, 1982 (age 83 years, 311 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Oliver Peyton Devin and Mina Marie (Kern) Devin; married, September 3, 1924, to Helen Hogue.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abe Fortas (1910-1982) — also known as "Fiddlin' Abe Fortas" — Born in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., June 19, 1910. Lawyer; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1965-69. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association; Order of the Coif; Federal Bar Association. Died in Washington, D.C., April 5, 1982 (age 71 years, 290 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Married 1935 to Carolyn E. Agger.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about Abe Fortas: Laura Kalman, Abe Fortas : A Biography — Bruce Allen Murphy, Fortas: The Rise and Ruin of a Supreme Court Justice
  John Milan Ashbrook (1928-1982) — also known as John M. Ashbrook; "The Small Paul Revere" — of Johnstown, Licking County, Ohio. Born in Johnstown, Licking County, Ohio, September 21, 1928. Republican. Newspaper publisher; lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1956 (alternate), 1960 (alternate), 1964; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1957-60; U.S. Representative from Ohio 17th District, 1961-82; died in office 1982; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1972. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Kiwanis; Elks; Lions; Delta Theta Phi; Sigma Delta Chi. Suffered a massive gastrointestinal bleed, and died soon after, in Licking Memorial Hospital, Newark, Licking County, Ohio, April 24, 1982 (age 53 years, 215 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Green Hill Cemetery, Johnstown, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of William Albert Ashbrook (1867-1940) and Marie Swank Ashbrook; married 1948 to Joan Needles (divorced 1971); married 1974 to Emily Jean Spencer.
  Political family: Ashbrook family of Newark and Johnstown, Ohio.
  Campaign slogan: "No Left Turns."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  C. Norris Poulson (1895-1982) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born near Haines, Baker County, Ore., July 23, 1895. Republican. Accountant; member of California state assembly, 1938-42; U.S. Representative from California, 1943-45, 1947-53 (13th District 1943-45, 1947-53, 24th District 1953); defeated, 1944; mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1953-61; defeated, 1961; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1956. Danish ancestry. Died in Orange, Orange County, Calif., September 25, 1982 (age 87 years, 64 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Baker City, Ore.
  Relatives: Married, December 25, 1916, to Erma Jane Loennig.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Max Rogers Strother (1908-1982) — also known as Max R. Strother — of East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich.; Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Born in Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Mich., October 3, 1908. Purchasing agent; mayor of East Lansing, Mich., 1953-59. Died, from a pulmonary embolus and a ruptured aortic aneurysm, in Memorial Medical Center, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex., December 26, 1982 (age 74 years, 84 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Walter Joseph Strother (1875-1953) and Luta (Rogers) Strother (1879-1926); married, July 31, 1928, to Ione Ruth Harger (1912-1984); second cousin thrice removed of Zachary Taylor (1784-1850); second cousin four times removed of George Madison; second cousin five times removed of John Walker, John Tyler and Francis Walker; third cousin twice removed of John Strother Pendleton, Albert Gallatin Pendleton and Aylett Hawes Buckner.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Brodhead-Taylor family of Easton, Pennsylvania; Jackson-Lee family of Virginia; Lincoln-Lee family; Pendleton-Lee family; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Anson Ford (1883-1983) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Waukegan, Lake County, Ill., 1883. Democrat. Newspaper reporter; advertising business; chair of Los Angeles County Democratic Party, 1937-38; candidate for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1937; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1940, 1948, 1952, 1956; candidate for U.S. Senator from California, 1940; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1956. Member, Sigma Chi; Delta Sigma Rho. Died in 1983 (age about 100 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  Relatives: Married to Lois Goldsmith (1884-1975).
  Epitaph: "Public Servant - Humanitarian."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Phillip Burton (1926-1983) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, June 1, 1926. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean conflict; lawyer; member of California state assembly, 1957-64; defeated, 1954; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960 (alternate), 1964, 1968, 1972; U.S. Representative from California, 1964-83 (5th District 1964-75, 6th District 1975-83, 5th District 1983); died in office 1983. Died, from a ruptured aneurysm, in St. Francis Hospital, San Francisco, Calif., April 10, 1983 (age 56 years, 313 days). Cremated; ashes interred at San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, Calif.
  Relatives: Brother of John Lowell Burton; married to Sala Galant (1925-1987).
  Cross-reference: Josiah H. Beeman
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Phillip Burton: John Jacobs, A Rage for Justice : The Passion and Politics of Phillip Burton
  John Main Coffee (1897-1983) — also known as John M. Coffee — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Born in Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash., January 23, 1897. Democrat. Lawyer; secretary to U.S. Sen. C. C. Dill, 1923-24; U.S. Representative from Washington 6th District, 1937-47; defeated, 1946; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1940. Unitarian. Member, Elks; Eagles; Grange; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; Alpha Sigma Phi; Sigma Upsilon. Died June 3, 1983 (age 86 years, 131 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in Puget Sound.
  Relatives: Son of William B. Coffee and Anne (Rae) Coffee; married, November 16, 1923, to Lillian M. Slye.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Augustus Witschief Bennet (1897-1983) — also known as Augustus W. Bennet — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 7, 1897. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1945-47. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Rotary; Sons of the American Revolution; Grange; Phi Beta Kappa; Psi Upsilon. Died in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., June 5, 1983 (age 85 years, 241 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Stiles Bennet (1870-1962) and Gertrude (Witschief) Bennet (1872-1959); married, October 19, 1929, to Maxine Layne (1906-1991).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Townsend F. Beaman (1906-1983) — also known as Towny Beaman — of Summit Township, Jackson County, Mich. Born in Vandercook Lake, Jackson County, Mich., May 12, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 19th District, 1974. Methodist. Suffered a heart attack while golfing at the Country Club of Jackson, and died soon after, at Foote Hospital West, Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., June 12, 1983 (age 77 years, 31 days). Cremated.
  William Frederick Theodore Mollenhauer, Jr. (1897-1983) — also known as William Mollenhauer — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 16, 1897. Communist. Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1926, 1928; Workers candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1927. Died, of congestive heart failure, in Pitman, Gloucester County, N.J., June 15, 1983 (age 85 years, 242 days). Body donated to science. Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Herbert Birchby Warburton (1916-1983) — also known as Herbert B. Warburton — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., September 21, 1916. Republican. Lawyer; secretary of Delaware Republican Party, 1950; chairman, Young Republican National Federation, 1952; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1952 ; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1953-55; candidate for U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1954. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Phi Kappa Phi; Sigma Phi Epsilon; Optimist Club. Died in Lewes, Sussex County, Del., July 30, 1983 (age 66 years, 312 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of William Herbert Warburton and Lela Z. (Wingate) Warburton; married 1941 to Elizabeth Grimm.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Will Rogers (1898-1983) — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born near Bessie, Washita County, Okla., December 12, 1898. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Oklahoma at-large, 1933-43; candidate for secretary of state of Oklahoma, 1943. Died in Falls Church, Va., August 3, 1983 (age 84 years, 234 days). Cremated; ashes interred at National Memorial Park, Near Falls Church, Fairfax County, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wayne Norviel Aspinall (1896-1983) — also known as Wayne N. Aspinall — of Palisade, Mesa County, Colo. Born in Middleburg, Logan County, Ohio, April 3, 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1931-38; Speaker of the Colorado State House of Representatives, 1937-38; member of Colorado state senate, 1939-48; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1948, 1952 (alternate), 1956, 1960; U.S. Representative from Colorado 4th District, 1949-73. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Elks; Lions; Phi Delta Phi; Beta Theta Pi. Died in Palisade, Mesa County, Colo., October 9, 1983 (age 87 years, 189 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Orchard Mesa Cemetery, Grand Junction, Colo.
  Relatives: Son of Mack Aspinall and Jessie Edna (Norviel) Aspinall; married, January 27, 1920, to Julia Edith Kuns (1897-1969); father of Owen Stuart Aspinall (1927-1997).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Georgia Cozzini (1915-1983) — also known as Georgia O. Purvis — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Springfield, Greene County, Mo., February 14, 1915. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Wisconsin, 1942, 1944, 1948, 1970, 1974; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1946, 1957; Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1956, 1960. Female. Died, from pancreatic cancer, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., October 10, 1983 (age 68 years, 238 days). She had arranged to donate her body to science, but the Medical College of Wisconsin lost the paperwork. Cremated; ashes scattered in a private or family graveyard, Bayfield County, Wis.
  Relatives: Married, January 18, 1936, to Artemio Cozzini (1910-1986).
  See also Wikipedia article
  William Henry Meyer (1914-1983) — also known as William H. Meyer — of West Rupert, Rupert, Bennington County, Vt. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., December 29, 1914. U.S. Representative from Vermont at-large, 1959-61; candidate for U.S. Senator from Vermont, 1962 (Democratic primary), 1964 (Democratic primary), 1970 (Liberty Union). Died in West Rupert, Rupert, Bennington County, Vt., December 16, 1983 (age 68 years, 352 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cornelius Wagenvoord (1911-1984) — of East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich.; Okemos, Ingham County, Mich. Born October 28, 1911. Mayor of East Lansing, Mich., 1951-53. Died in 1984 (age about 72 years). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Atlantic Ocean.
  Russell H. Bengel (1898-1984) — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Born in Racine, Racine County, Wis., September 4, 1898. Republican. Accountant; treasurer, General Products Corp.; mayor of Jackson, Mich., 1936-39. Episcopalian. He and his wife donated $1 million to the Michigan Wildlife Habitat Foundation. Died in Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., February 15, 1984 (age 85 years, 164 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Bengel and Margaret (Roth) Bengel; married to Ruth Ingram (died 1986).
  Edwin Bell Forsythe (1916-1984) — also known as Edwin B. Forsythe — of Moorestown, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Westtown, Chester County, Pa., January 17, 1916. Republican. Mayor of Moorestown, N.J., 1957-62; candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1961; member of New Jersey state senate, 1964-70 (Burlington County 1964-65, District 4 1966-67, District 4-B 1968-70); resigned 1970; delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention, 1966; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1968; U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1970-84 (6th District 1970-83, 13th District 1983-84); died in office 1984. Quaker. Died in Moorestown, Burlington County, N.J., March 29, 1984 (age 68 years, 72 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Union Street Friends Cemetery, Medford, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  John Walford Bannasch (1906-1984) — also known as John W. Bannasch — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich.; Clarklake, Jackson County, Mich. Born in Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., November 28, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Jackson County 1st District, 1943-50; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1950. Methodist; later Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; Lions. Died in Columbia Township, Jackson County, Mich., June 12, 1984 (age 77 years, 197 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Bannasch and Rose G. (Shirley) Bannasch; married 1931 to Dorothy H. Miller.
  Elizabeth Pruett Farrington (1898-1984) — also known as Elizabeth P. Farrington; Mary Elizabeth Pruett; Mrs. Joseph R. Farrington — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Tokyo, Japan, May 30, 1898. Republican. Newspaper reporter; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1954-57; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1956. Female. Disciples of Christ. Member, Junior League; American Association of University Women; Theta Sigma Phi; Alpha Omicron Pi. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, July 21, 1984 (age 86 years, 52 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Daughter of Robert Lee Pruett and Josephine (Baugh) Pruett; married, May 17, 1920, to Joseph Rider Farrington (1897-1954).
  Political family: Farrington family of Honolulu, Hawaii.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Abe McGregor Goff (1899-1984) — of Moscow, Latah County, Idaho. Born in Colfax, Whitman County, Wash., December 21, 1899. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Latah County Prosecuting Attorney, 1926-34; member of Idaho state senate, 1941-42; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Idaho 1st District, 1947-49; defeated, 1948; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1958-67. Episcopalian. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Federal Bar Association; American Bar Association; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks; Freemasons. Died in Moscow, Latah County, Idaho, November 23, 1984 (age 84 years, 338 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Moscow Cemetery, Moscow, Idaho.
  Relatives: Son of Herbert William Goff (1868-1940) and Mary (Dorsey) Goff (1868-1935); married, August 24, 1927, to Florence Leticia Richardson (1892-1987).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Chase Going Woodhouse Chase Going Woodhouse (1890-1984) — also known as Chase Going; Mrs. E. J. Woodhouse — of New London, New London County, Conn.; Baltic, Sprague, New London County, Conn. Born in Victoria, British Columbia, of American parents, March 3, 1890. Democrat. Economist; college professor; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1940, 1944; secretary of state of Connecticut, 1941-43; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1945-47, 1949-51; defeated, 1946, 1950; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention 2nd District, 1965. Female. Member, League of Women Voters; American Association of University Women; Altrusa; Pi Lambda Theta; Kappa Delta Pi. Died in New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn., December 12, 1984 (age 94 years, 284 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Daughter of Seymour Going and Harriet (Jackson) Going; married to E. J. Woodhouse.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Connecticut Register and Manual 1950
  Peter Lawford (1923-1984) — also known as Peter Sydney Ernest Aylen Lawford — Born in London, England, September 7, 1923. Democrat. Actor; naturalized U.S. citizen; honored guest, Democratic National Convention, 1960. English ancestry. Died, from cardiac arrest, while suffering from kidney failure and liver failure, in Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., December 24, 1984 (age 61 years, 108 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Pacific Ocean; cenotaph at Westwood Memorial Park, Westwood, Los Angeles, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Sydney Turing Barlow Lawford (1865-1953) and May Somerville (Bunny) Lawford (1883-1972); married, April 24, 1954, to Patricia Helen Kennedy (1924-2006) (daughter of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Sr.; sister of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Robert Francis Kennedy, Jean Kennedy Smith and Edward Moore Kennedy); married, October 30, 1971, to Mary Rowan; married, June 25, 1976, to Deborah Gould; married, July 5, 1984, to Patricia Seaton; father of Christopher Lawford (actor).
  Epitaph: "Beloved Husband, Father & Friend."
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John G. Zevely (d. 1985) — also known as Jack Zevely — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Morgantown, W.Va., 1935. Died in San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., 1985. Cremated; ashes scattered.
James H. Keeley, Jr. James Hugh Keeley, Jr. (1895-1985) — also known as James H. Keeley, Jr. — of Washington, D.C.; California. Born in Curwensville, Clearfield County, Pa., November 27, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Constantinople, as of 1921; U.S. Consul in Damascus, as of 1924-27; Beirut, as of 1929-30; Montreal, as of 1932; Salonika, 1936-39; U.S. Minister to Syria, 1947-50. Died in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa., January 20, 1985 (age 89 years, 54 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of James Hugh Keeley Keeley and Sarah (Morgan) Keeley; married, December 21, 1922, to Mathilde Vossler (1892-1978); father of Robert Vossler Keeley (1929-).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: U.S. passport application (1920)
  Robert Sargent Barkell (1903-1985) — also known as Robert S. Barkell — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Hancock, Houghton County, Mich., April 14, 1903. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1952 (alternate), 1956, 1964. Died in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., February 14, 1985 (age 81 years, 306 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Barkell (1857-1915) and Amelia (Hoffenbacher) Barkell (1871-1955); married 1939 to Eunice Helena Force (1912-1991).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mark Warren Hannaford (1925-1985) — also known as Mark W. Hannaford — of Lakewood, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Woodrow, Lincoln County, Colo., February 7, 1925. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; mayor of Lakewood, Calif., 1968-70, 1972-74; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968; U.S. Representative from California 34th District, 1975-79; defeated, 1978, 1980. Died of mesothelioma (lung cancer) in a hospital at Lakewood, Los Angeles County, Calif., June 2, 1985 (age 60 years, 115 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  John Elmore Browne (1905-1985) — also known as Jack Browne — of Corrales, Sandoval County, N.M. Born in Gibsonton, Westmoreland County, Pa., September 3, 1905. School teacher; chemist; Corrales municipal judge, 1971-76. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners. Died in Corrales, Sandoval County, N.M., July 17, 1985 (age 79 years, 317 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of William Fred Brown (1877-1965) and Carmie (Forsythe) Brown (1883-1963); married, November 29, 1935, to Katherine Pearl Umbel (1910-2001).
  Harold Himmel Velde (1910-1985) — also known as Harold H. Velde — of Pekin, Tazewell County, Ill. Born near Parkland, Tazewell County, Ill., April 1, 1910. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; county judge in Illinois, 1946-49; U.S. Representative from Illinois 18th District, 1949-57. Died in Sun City, Maricopa County, Ariz., September 1, 1985 (age 75 years, 153 days). Cremated.
  Cross-reference: Robert H. Michel
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Charles Kimball Fletcher (1902-1985) — also known as Charles K. Fletcher — of Del Mar, San Diego County, Calif. Born in San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., December 15, 1902. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from California 23rd District, 1947-49; defeated, 1948; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1956, 1964. Congregationalist. Founder in 1934 of Home Federal Savings & Loan. Died, of cancer, at Mercy Hospital, San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., September 29, 1985 (age 82 years, 288 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in North Pacific Ocean.
  Relatives: Son of Ed Fletcher and Mary C. Fletcher.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Wesley Snyder (1895-1985) — Born in Jonesboro, Craighead County, Ark., June 21, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1946-53. Episcopalian. Died in Seabrook Island, Charleston County, S.C., October 8, 1985 (age 90 years, 109 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Washington National Cathedral, Washington, D.C.
  Presumably named for: John Wesley
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Curtis Daniel MacDougall (1903-1985) — also known as Curtis D. MacDougall — of Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wis., February 11, 1903. Democrat. Newspaper reporter; newspaper editor; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 10th District, 1944. Member, Sigma Delta Chi; Pi Delta Epsilon; Pi Kappa Delta; Acacia. Died in Evanston, Cook County, Ill., November 10, 1985 (age 82 years, 272 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rienzi Cemetery, Fond du Lac, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Gilbert Thomas MacDougall and Isabella (McCollum) MacDougall; married to Genevieve Rockwood.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Henry Carl Schadeberg (1913-1985) — also known as Henry C. Schadeberg — of Burlington, Racine County, Wis. Born in Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wis., October 12, 1913. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 1st District, 1961-65, 1967-71; defeated, 1964, 1970; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1964. United Church of Christ. Member, Rotary; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Died in Rockbridge Baths, Rockbridge County, Va., December 11, 1985 (age 72 years, 60 days). Cremated.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ella Demmink Koeze (1905-1986) — also known as Ella D. Koeze; Ella Demmink; Mrs. Albert S. Koeze; Ella Koeze Weed — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., July 25, 1905. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1947-49; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948 (alternate), 1952 (alternate), 1956, 1960 (alternate), 1964, 1968 (alternate); vice-chair of Michigan Republican Party, 1957-60; member of Republican National Committee from Michigan, 1961-69; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Kent County 2nd District, 1961-62. Female. Christian Reformed. Died in 1986 (age about 80 years). Cremated.
  Relatives: Daughter of Henry Demmink and Alieda (Hesselink) Demmink; married to Albert S. Koeze.
  Hayes Ganiard (c.1918-1986) — of Clarklake, Jackson County, Mich. Born about 1918. American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972. Died June 2, 1986 (age about 68 years). Cremated.
  Artemio Cozzini (1910-1986) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born April 11, 1910. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1950. Died November 9, 1986 (age 76 years, 212 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in Lake Michigan.
  Relatives: Married, January 18, 1936, to Georgia O. Purvis (1915-1983).
  Alvin Udell (1906-1987) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born May 15, 1906. Clothing manufacturer; member of New York American Labor Party Executive Committee, 1945; treasurer of New York American Labor Party, 1948; American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1948. Jewish. Died in Broward County, Fla., February 9, 1987 (age 80 years, 270 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Acacia Cemetery, Ozone Park, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Max Udell (1867-1930) and Jane (Walcoff) Udell (1870-1949); married to Gertrude Langsam (1908-1984).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sarah Goddard Power (1935-1987) — also known as Sarah Goddard — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., June 19, 1935. Democrat. Member of University of Michigan board of regents, 1975-87; died in office 1987; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Female. Protestant. Died by suicide, from jumping to her death from the eighth floor of Burton Tower, on the University of Michigan campus, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., March 24, 1987 (age 51 years, 278 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  Relatives: Daughter of Wendell Converse Goddard and Katherine Shearer Russel Goddard; married 1971 to Philip H. Power (1938?-) (son of Eugene Barnum Power).
  Political family: Power family of Ann Arbor, Michigan.
  Albert Lee Reeves, Jr. (1906-1987) — also known as Albert L. Reeves, Jr. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Steelville, Crawford County, Mo., May 31, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1947-49; defeated, 1948. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; Pi Kappa Delta; Kappa Sigma; Phi Delta Phi; Delta Sigma Rho. Died in La Jolla, San Diego County, Calif., April 15, 1987 (age 80 years, 319 days). Cremated; ashes interred at St. Francis Church, Pauma Valley, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Albert Lee Reeves (1873-1971) and Martha (Ferguson) Reeves; married, October 3, 1935, to Eleanor Louise Glasner.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  LeRoy Webster Preston (1915-1987) — also known as Roy Preston — of Maryland. Born in Baltimore County, Md., July 15, 1915. Major in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1948-52; member of Maryland state senate, 1952-56. Methodist. Died, at Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Md., April 19, 1987 (age 71 years, 278 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Relative *** of William Preston Lane, Jr. (1892-1967).
  Donald Edgar Koster (1937-1987) — also known as Donald E. Koster — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born November 11, 1937. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 53rd District, 1970. Died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, in the garage of his home, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., April 26, 1987 (age 49 years, 166 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Willis Koster and Frances (Eck) Koster; married to Marilyn Axelrod.
  Warner E. Mills, Jr. (1922-1987) — of Rock County, Wis. Born in Kirksville, Adair County, Mo., 1922. Democrat. Chair of Rock County Democratic Party, 1964; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1984. Episcopalian. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo., October 1, 1987 (age about 65 years). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Philleo Nash (1909-1987) — of Wisconsin Rapids, Wood County, Wis. Born in Wisconsin Rapids, Wood County, Wis., October 25, 1909. Democrat. Anthropologist; cranberry grower; Wisconsin Democratic state chair, 1955-57; Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin, 1959-61; Commissioner, U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs, 1961-66. Congregationalist. Member, Sigma Xi; Theta Delta Chi. Died October 12, 1987 (age 77 years, 352 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Guy Nash and Florence (Philleo) Nash; married, November 2, 1935, to Edith Rosenfels.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  George Manlove Abbott (1904-1988) — also known as George M. Abbott — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, February 5, 1904. Republican. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Calcutta, 1928-29; Oslo, 1930-34; U.S. Consul in Marseille, 1938-41; Colombo, 1941; Paris, 1944; U.S. Consul General in Saigon, 1948-50. Member, Kappa Sigma. Died in Morristown, Lamoille County, Vt., February 22, 1988 (age 84 years, 17 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Walter Hazelton Abbott (1872-1939) and Winifred (Manlove) Abbott (1877-1971); married, June 30, 1934, to Elise Strom Kloumann (1908-2003).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Richard Buell Ogilvie (1923-1988) — also known as Richard B. Ogilvie — of Northfield, Cook County, Ill. Born in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., February 22, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; Cook County Sheriff, 1962-68; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1964 (alternate), 1968, 1972 (delegation chair); Governor of Illinois, 1969-73. Presbyterian. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Phi Alpha Delta; American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; Freemasons; Shriners; American Legion; Moose. Died May 10, 1988 (age 65 years, 78 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Kenneth S. Ogilvie and Edna Mae (Buell) Ogilvie; married, February 11, 1950, to Dorothy Louise Shriver.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  George S. Horkey (1905-1988) — of Madison Heights, Oakland County, Mich.; Dundee, Monroe County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., December 25, 1905. Democrat. Supervisor of Royal Oak Township, Michigan, 1939-56; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 1st District, 1940; mayor of Madison Heights, Mich., 1958-59; resigned 1959. Died in Dundee, Monroe County, Mich., May 29, 1988 (age 82 years, 156 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of John Horkey and Mary Horkey; married, September 26, 1942, to Etta Charlotte Diesing (1915-2008).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Eugene S. Daniell, Jr. (d. 1988) — of Franklin, Merrimack County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Franklin 2nd Ward, 1948; elected (Republican) New Hampshire state senate 7th District 1948; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1952, 1956, 1980 (alternate); Democratic candidate for New Hampshire Governor's Council 5th District, 1956; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 2nd District, 1970. Died in Franklin, Merrimack County, N.H., August 26, 1988. Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Forrest Howard Anderson (1913-1989) — also known as Forrest Anderson — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Born in Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont., January 30, 1913. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Montana state house of representatives, 1943-45; Lewis and Clark County Attorney, 1945-47; justice of Montana state supreme court, 1953-57; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1956; Montana state attorney general, 1957-68; Governor of Montana, 1969-73. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Eagles; Moose; Phi Delta Theta. Died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, in Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont., July 20, 1989 (age 76 years, 171 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forestvale Cemetery, Helena, Mont.
  Relatives: Son of Oscar A. Anderson and Nora (O'Keefe) Anderson; married, January 24, 1941, to Margaret Evelyn Samson (1914-2001).
  The Forrest H. Anderson Memorial Bridge, which crosses the Missouri River at Craig, Montana, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robert Woodrow Levering (1914-1989) — also known as Robert W. Levering — of Fredericktown, Knox County, Ohio. Born near Fredericktown, Knox County, Ohio, October 3, 1914. Democrat. Librarian; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Ohio 17th District, 1959-61; defeated, 1948, 1950, 1954, 1956, 1960, 1962; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1964. Died in Fredericktown, Knox County, Ohio, August 11, 1989 (age 74 years, 312 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Married to Eileen Rosemary Burdick (daughter of Usher Lloyd Burdick (1879-1960); sister of Quentin Northrop Burdick).
  Political family: Burdick family of Fargo, North Dakota.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Charles Hinton Russell (1903-1989) — also known as Charles H. Russell — of Ely, White Pine County, Nev. Born in Lovelock, Pershing County, Nev., December 27, 1903. Republican. Member of Nevada state legislature, 1935-40; member of Nevada state senate, 1935-40; U.S. Representative from Nevada at-large, 1947-49; Governor of Nevada, 1951-59; defeated, 1958. Died in Carson City, Nev., September 13, 1989 (age 85 years, 260 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Dayton Cemetery, Dayton, Nev.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Robert Smith Vance (1931-1989) — also known as Bob Vance — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala.; Mountain Brook, Jefferson County, Ala. Born in Talladega, Talladega County, Ala., May 10, 1931. Democrat. Lawyer; Alabama Democratic state chair, 1966-77; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1968, 1972 (alternate); Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, 1977-81; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, 1981-89; died in office 1989. Assassinated by way of a mail bomb, in Mountain Brook, Jefferson County, Ala., December 16, 1989 (age 58 years, 220 days). Walter Leroy Moody, Jr., who sent the bomb, was convicted of murder, sentenced to death, and executed in 2018. Cremated; ashes interred at St. Lukes Episcopal Columbarium, Mountain Brook, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Harrell Taylor Vance (1897-1963) and Mae (Smith) Vance (1897-1951); married to Helen Vance (1934-2010).
  The Robert S. Vance Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse (built 1921, named 1990), in Birmingham, Alabama, is named for him.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walton Howard Bachrach (1904-1989) — also known as Walton H. Bachrach — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio; Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, December 22, 1904. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio, 1960-67. Jewish. Member, Moose; B'nai B'rith; Freemasons; Shriners. Died, from a stroke, in a nursing home at Tucson, Pima County, Ariz., December 17, 1989 (age 84 years, 360 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Evergreen Memorial Park, Tucson, Ariz.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Marshall G. West (1923-1990) — of Oceana, Wyoming County, W.Va. Born in Guyan, Wyoming County, W.Va., July 17, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Wyoming County, 1959-62. Baptist. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Moose; Lions; Rotary. Died, of stomach cancer, in Presbyterian Hospital, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C., January 10, 1990 (age 66 years, 177 days). Cremated.
  Joseph Sill Clark, Jr. (1901-1990) — also known as Joseph S. Clark, Jr. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 21, 1901. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Pennsylvania convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1952-56; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, <