Very incomplete list!
in chronological order
James Otis (1826-1875) —
Born in Boston, Suffolk
County, Mass., August
to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; importer
and exporter; candidate for Presidential Elector for California;
delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1872
(delegation chair); mayor
of San Francisco, Calif., 1873-75; died in office 1875.
Died, of diphtheria, in San
Francisco, Calif., October
30, 1875 (age 49 years, 80
Original interment at Laurel
Hill Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.;
reinterment at Cypress
Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
Paul Edward Rapier (1875-1937) —
also known as Paul E. Rapier —
of Mobile, Mobile
Born in Alabama, August
advertising manager; alternate delegate to Gold Democrat National
Convention from Alabama, 1896; Consul
for Costa Rica in Mobile,
Ala., 1900-07; accountant.
Died, from pneumonia
and diphtheria, along with myocarditis,
in Atlanta, Fulton
County, Ga., January
18, 1937 (age 61 years, 143
Interment at Westview
Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga.
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