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Politicians Who Died of Heart Disease

Very incomplete list!

Circulatory system diseases except stroke.

in chronological order

De_Witt Clinton De Witt Clinton (1769-1828) — also known as "Father of the Erie Canal" — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Napanoch, Ulster County, N.Y., March 2, 1769. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1797-98; member of New York state senate Southern District, 1798-1802, 1805-11; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1801; member of New York council of appointment, 1801; U.S. Senator from New York, 1802-03; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1803-07, 1808-10, 1811-15; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1811-13; candidate for President of the United States, 1812; Governor of New York, 1817-23, 1825-28; died in office 1828. Member, Freemasons. Chief advocate for the Erie Canal, completed 1825. Died, from heart failure, in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., February 11, 1828 (age 58 years, 346 days). Original interment at Clinton Cemetery, Little Britain, N.Y.; reinterment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James Clinton and Mary (De Witt) Clinton (1737-1795); half-brother of James Graham Clinton; brother of Charles Clinton, George Clinton, Jr., Mary Clinton (1773-1808; who married Ambrose Spencer (1765-1848)) and Katherine Clinton (1778-1837; who married Ambrose Spencer (1765-1848)); married, February 13, 1796, to Maria Franklin (died 1818); married, May 8, 1819, to Catherine Jones; nephew of George Clinton; first cousin of Jacob Hasbrouck DeWitt; first cousin once removed of Charles De Witt; first cousin five times removed of Abraham Owen Smoot III and Isaac Albert Smoot; second cousin once removed of Charles D. Bruyn and Charles Gerrit De Witt; second cousin twice removed of David Miller De Witt.
  Political family: Clinton-DeWitt-Smoot family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Peter Gansevoort
  Clinton counties in Ill., Ind., Iowa, Ky., Mich., Mo. and Pa., and DeWitt County, Ill., are named for him.
  The township and city of DeWitt, Michigan, are named for him.  — The city of De Witt, Iowa, is named for him.  — The village of DeWitt, Illinois, is named for him.  — The city of De Witt, Missouri, is named for him.
  Other politicians named for him: De Witt C. StevensDeWitt C. WalkerDe Witt C. StanfordDe Witt C. LittlejohnDe Witt C. GageDeWitt C. ClarkDe Witt C. LeachDewitt C. WestJohn DeWitt Clinton AtkinsDeWitt C. WilsonDe Witt C. MorrisD. C. GiddingsDeWitt C. HoughDeWitt C. JonesDe Witt C. TowerD. C. CoolmanDeWitt Clinton CregierDeWitt C. HoytDeWitt Clinton SenterDe Witt C. RuggDeWitt C. AllenDeWitt C. PeckDeWitt C. RichmanDewitt C. AldenDeWitt C. CramDe Witt C. BoltonDeWitt C. HuntingtonDeWitt C. JonesDeWitt C. PondDe Witt C. CarrDeWitt C. PierceDe Witt C. BadgerDeWitt C. DominickDeWitt C. BeckerDe Witt C. TitusDe Witt C. WinchellDewitt C. TurnerDewitt C. RuscoeDeWitt C. BrownDeWitt C. FrenchDe Witt C. FlanaganDeWitt C. ColeDeWitt C. TalmageDewitt Clinton ChaseDe Witt C. Poole, Jr.DeWitt C. CunninghamDewitt C. Chastain
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on the U.S. $1,000 note in 1898-1905.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about De Witt Clinton: Evan Cornog, The Birth of Empire : DeWitt Clinton and the American Experience, 1769-1828
  Image source: New York Public Library
  William Crawford Linton (1795-1835) — of Indiana. Born in Lancaster County, Pa., 1795. Member of Indiana state senate, 1828-31; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1833. Presbyterian. Died of a heart attack in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., January 31, 1835 (age about 39 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute, Ind.
  Relatives: Brother-in-law of Thomas Holdsworth Blake (1792-1849).
  The city of Linton, Indiana, is named for him.
  John Maugridge Snowden (1776-1845) — also known as John M. Snowden — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., 1776. Newspaper publisher; mayor of Pittsburgh, Pa., 1825-28; state court judge in Pennsylvania, 1840-45. Presbyterian. Died of heart disease, April 2, 1845 (age about 68 years). Interment at Concord Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Andrew Jackson Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) — also known as "Old Hickory"; "The Farmer of Tennessee"; "King Andrew the First" — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Born, in a log cabin, in The Waxhaws, Lancaster County, S.C., March 15, 1767. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Tennessee, 1790-97; U.S. Representative from Tennessee at-large, 1796-97; U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1797-98, 1823-25; justice of Tennessee state supreme court, 1798; general in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; Governor of Florida Territory, 1821; President of the United States, 1829-37; censured by the U.S. Senate in 1834 over his removal of federal deposits from the Bank of the United States; on January 30, 1835, while attending funeral services at the Capitol Building for Rep. Warren R. Davis of South Carolina, he was shot at with two guns -- which both misfired -- by Richard Lawrence, a house painter (later found not guilty by reason of insanity). Presbyterian. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Killed Charles Dickinson in a pistol duel, May 30, 1806; also dueled with Thomas Hart Benton and Waightstill Avery. Elected in 1910 to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans. Died, of dropsy (congestive heart failure), in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., June 8, 1845 (age 78 years, 85 days). Interment at The Hermitage, Nashville, Tenn.; statue erected 1853 at Lafayette Park, Washington, D.C.; statue erected 1856 at Jackson Square, New Orleans, La.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Jackson (1730-1767) and Elizabeth (Hutchinson) Jackson (1737-1781); married, January 17, 1794, to Rachel (Donelson) Robards (1767-1828; aunt of Andrew Jackson Donelson (1799-1871)).
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Caffery family of Louisiana (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Francis P. Blair
  Jackson counties in Ala., Ark., Colo., Fla., Ill., Ind., Iowa, Kan., Ky., La., Mich., Miss., Mo., N.C., Ohio, Okla., Ore., Tenn., Tex., W.Va. and Wis., and Hickory County, Mo., are named for him.
  Other politicians named for him: Andrew J. DonelsonAndrew Jackson MillerAndrew J. FaulkAndrew Jackson TitusAndrew Jackson IsacksAndrew Jackson HamiltonAndrew J. HarlanAndrew J. KuykendallAndrew J. ThayerElam A. J. GreeleyAndrew Jackson IngleAndrew J. OgleAndrew Jackson CarrAndrew J. WatermanAndrew J. BentleyAndrew J. RogersWilliam A. J. SparksAndrew Jackson PoppletonAndrew J. HunterAndrew Jackson BryantAndrew J. BealeA. J. ClementsAndrew Jackson BakerAndrew J. FeltA. J. KingAndrew J. SawyerAndrew Jackson GreenfieldAndrew Jackson CaldwellAndrew Jackson GahaganAndrew Jackson BishipAndrew Jackson HoustonAndrew J. CobbAndrew J. MontagueAndrew J. BarchfeldAndrew J. BallietAndrew J. KirkAndrew J. LivingstonA. J. SherwoodAndrew Jackson StewartAndrew J. MayAndrew J. McConnicoAndrew J. SawyerAndrew J. BrewerAndrew BettwyAndrew J. TransueAndrew Jackson GravesAndrew Jackson GilbertAndrew J. GoodwinAndrew J. HinshawAndy YoungAndrew Jackson Kupper
  Coins and currency: His portrait appears on the U.S. $20 bill; from the 1860s until 1927, his portrait appeared on on U.S. notes and certificates of various denominations from $5 to $10,000. In 1861, his portrait appeared on Confederate States $1,000 notes.
  Campaign slogan: "Let the people rule."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — Tennessee Encyclopedia
  Books about Andrew Jackson: Robert Vincent Remini, The Life of Andrew Jackson — Robert Vincent Remini, Andrew Jackson : The Course of American Freedom, 1822-1832 — Robert Vincent Remini, Andrew Jackson : The Course of American Democracy, 1833-1845 — Robert Vincent Remini, Andrew Jackson : The Course of American Empire, 1767-1821 — Andrew Burstein, The Passions of Andrew Jackson — David S. Heidler & Jeanne T. Heidler, Old Hickory's War: Andrew Jackson and the Quest for Empire — Donald B. Cole, The Presidency of Andrew Jackson — H. W. Brands, Andrew Jackson : His Life and Times — Jon Meacham, American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House — Donald Barr Chidsey, Andrew Jackson, Hero
  Image source: Portrait & Biographical Album of Washtenaw County (1891)
  Thomas Stockton (1781-1846) — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del. Born in New Castle County, Del., April 1, 1781. Whig. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; delegate to Whig National Convention from Delaware, 1839 (member, Balloting Committee); Governor of Delaware, 1845-46; died in office 1846. Episcopalian. Member, Society of the Cincinnati. Died, of heart disease, in New Castle County, Del., March 1, 1846 (age 64 years, 334 days). Interment at Immanuel Churchyard, New Castle, Del.
  Relatives: Second cousin of John Stockton (1797?-1878).
  Theodorick Bland (1776-1846) — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Dinwiddie County, Va., December 6, 1776. Lawyer; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1809; district judge in Maryland, 1812-17; U.S. District Judge for Maryland, 1819-24; resigned 1824. Died, from heart disease, in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md., November 16, 1846 (age 69 years, 345 days). Interment at St. Anne's Cemetery, Annapolis, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Theodorick Bland and Sarah (Fitzhugh) Bland (1748-1793); married, July 14, 1801, to Sarah Glen; first cousin twice removed of Richard Bland and Henry Harrison; second cousin once removed of Theodorick Bland (1742-1790); third cousin of Henry Lee, Charles Lee, Edmund Jennings Lee, John Randolph of Roanoke and Henry St. George Tucker; third cousin once removed of Nathaniel Beverly Tucker; third cousin twice removed of Fitzhugh Lee (1835-1905).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Mason family of Virginia; Pendleton-Lee family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Isaac Johnson (1803-1853) — of Louisiana. Born November 1, 1803. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1830; secretary of state of Louisiana, 1840; Governor of Louisiana, 1846-50; Louisiana state attorney general, 1850. Episcopalian. Died, of a heart attack, in a hotel at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., March 15, 1853 (age 49 years, 134 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Uncle of Anna Ruffin Dawson (who married Robert Charles Wickliffe (1819-1895)).
  Political family: Wickliffe-Holt family of Louisville, Kentucky.
  John Manners (1786-1853) — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Born in Hunterdon County, N.J., April 8, 1786. Member of New Jersey state senate from Hunterdon County, 1850-52. Baptist. Died, from "affection of the heart," in Clinton, Hunterdon County, N.J., June 24, 1853 (age 67 years, 77 days). Interment at Mercer Cemetery, Trenton, N.J.
  Relatives: First cousin of David Stout Manners (1808-1884); first cousin thrice removed of Horace Griggs Prall.
  Political family: Manners-Prall family of Trenton, New Jersey.
  Hosea Jefferson Dean (1806-1855) — also known as H. J. Dean — of Spartanburg, Spartanburg District (now Spartanburg County), S.C. Born in Spartanburg District (now Spartanburg County), S.C., July 11, 1806. Lawyer; Spartanburg District Commissioner in Equity, 1832-44; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1850-52; Clerk, South Carolina House of Representatives, 1853. Baptist. Died, of heart disease, in White Sulphur Springs, Greenbrier County, Va (now W.Va.), August 3, 1855 (age 49 years, 23 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of John Dean (1776-1852) and Mary (Farrow) Dean (1780-1830); married, October 14, 1834, to Elizabeth Ellen Mills (1810-1838); married, August 9, 1840, to Mary Stewart Owen (1822-1886); grandnephew of Samuel Farrow (1759-1824).
  Albion Keith Parris (1788-1857) — also known as Albion K. Parris — of Paris, Oxford County, Maine; Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Born in Hebron, Oxford County, Maine, January 19, 1788. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1813-14; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1814-15; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1815-18 (20th District 1815-17, 7th District 1817-18); resigned 1818; U.S. District Judge for Maine, 1818-20; delegate to Maine state constitutional convention, 1819; probate judge in Maine, 1820-21; Governor of Maine, 1822-27; defeated, 1854; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1827-28; resigned 1828; justice of Maine state supreme court, 1828-36; resigned 1836; mayor of Portland, Maine, 1852. Died suddenly, of heart trouble, in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, February 11, 1857 (age 69 years, 23 days). Interment at Western Cemetery, Portland, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Parris (1755-1847) and Sarah (Pratt) Parris (died 1836); married to Sarah Whitman (1790-1883); first cousin of Virgil Delphini Parris (1807-1874).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Farrand Fassett Merrill (1814-1859) — also known as Farrand F. Merrill; Ferrand Fassett Merrill — of Vermont. Born in Montpelier, Washington County, Vt., October 24, 1814. Lawyer; secretary of state of Vermont, 1849-53; Washington County State's Attorney, 1854-56; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1856-57. Died, from a stroke or heart attack, in his law office, Montpelier, Washington County, Vt., May 2, 1859 (age 44 years, 190 days). Interment at Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Timothy Merrill and Clara (Fassett) Merrill (1783-1857); married to Eliza Wright (1818-1881); nephew of Orsamus Cook Merrill; fifth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin once removed of Jason Kellogg; second cousin twice removed of Aaron Kellogg; third cousin of Silas Dewey Kellogg and William Sheffield Cowles (1846-1923); third cousin once removed of Charles Kellogg (1773-1842), Daniel Fiske Kellogg, William Pitt Kellogg and William Sheffield Cowles (1898-1986); third cousin twice removed of Josiah Cowles, Thomas Seymour, Moses Seymour, Charles Collins Kellogg and Henry Theodore Kellogg; third cousin thrice removed of Irene Ellis Murphy; fourth cousin of Luther Walter Badger, Elisha Hotchkiss, Jr., Greene Carrier Bronson, Chester Ashley, Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875), Alvan Kellogg, Alvah Nash, John Russell Kellogg, Day Otis Kellogg, Dwight Kellogg, George Smith Catlin, Albert Gallatin Kellogg, Francis William Kellogg, Ensign Hosmer Kellogg and Charles Kellogg (1839-1903); fourth cousin once removed of Daniel Chapin, Abel Merrill, Gaylord Griswold, Jeremiah Mason, Stephen Daniel Tilden, Morris Woodruff, Horatio Seymour, Elisha Phelps, Henry Seymour, Oliver Owen Forward, Daniel Upson, Walter Forward, Chauncey Forward, Orlando Kellogg, William Dean Kellogg, Stephen Wright Kellogg, George Bradley Kellogg, Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918), Arthur Tappan Kellogg, Selah Merrill, Rowland Case Kellogg, Arthur Burnham Woodford and Benjamin Baker Merrill (1871-1951).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Tillinghast Archer (1819-1859) — also known as James T. Archer — of Florida. Born in Gillisonville, Jasper County, S.C., May 15, 1819. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Florida, 1840; secretary of state of Florida, 1845-48. Died, of heart disease, in Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla., June 1, 1859 (age 40 years, 17 days). Interment at Old City Cemetery, Tallahassee, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of Hugh Archer and Susan Matilda (Tillinghast) Archer; married to Mary Brown.
  The city of Archer, Florida, is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar (1798-1859) — also known as Mirabeau B. Lamar — of Texas. Born near Louisville, Jefferson County, Ga., August 16, 1798. Member of Georgia state senate, 1829-30; candidate for U.S. Representative from Georgia, 1832, 1834; colonel in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence; Texas Republic Secretary of War, 1836; Vice President of the Texas Republic, 1836-38; President of the Texas Republic, 1838-41; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; member of Texas state legislature, 1847; U.S. Minister to Costa Rica, 1858-59; Nicaragua, 1858-59. Member, Freemasons. Died of a heart attack, near Richmond, Fort Bend County, Tex., December 19, 1859 (age 61 years, 125 days). Interment at Morton Cemetery, Richmond, Tex.
  Relatives: Brother of Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar (1797-1834); uncle of Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar (1825-1893).
  Political family: Lamar family of Georgia.
  Lamar County, Tex. is named for him.
  Lamar University, in Beaumont, Texas, is named for him.
  Politician named for him: Mirabeau Lamar Towns
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
Martin Van_Buren Martin Van Buren (1782-1862) — also known as "The Little Magician"; "Old Kinderhook"; "Red Fox of Kinderhook"; "Matty Van"; "American Talleyrand"; "Blue Whiskey Van" — of Kinderhook, Columbia County, N.Y.; Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Kinderhook, Columbia County, N.Y., December 5, 1782. Lawyer; Columbia County Surrogate, 1808-13; member of New York state senate Middle District, 1812-20; New York state attorney general, 1815-19; appointed 1815; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1821; U.S. Senator from New York, 1821-28; Governor of New York, 1829; U.S. Secretary of State, 1829-31; U.S. Minister to Great Britain, 1831-32; Vice President of the United States, 1833-37; President of the United States, 1837-41; defeated, 1840 (Democratic), 1848 (Free Soil); candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1844. Christian Reformed. Dutch ancestry. Died, reportedly due to asthma, but more likely some kind of heart failure, in Kinderhook, Columbia County, N.Y., July 24, 1862 (age 79 years, 231 days). Interment at Kinderhook Cemetery, Kinderhook, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Abraham Van Buren (1737-1817) and Maria (Hoes) Van Alen Van Buren (1747-1817); half-brother of James Isaac Van Alen; married to the sister-in-law of Moses I. Cantine (1774-1823); married, February 21, 1807, to Hannah Hoes (1783-1819); father of John Van Buren; second cousin of Barent Van Buren; second cousin twice removed of Dirck Ten Broeck, Cornelis Cuyler and Thomas Brodhead Van Buren; second cousin thrice removed of Harold Sheffield Van Buren; third cousin twice removed of Theodore Roosevelt; fourth cousin of James Livingston; fourth cousin once removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston and Peter Gansevoort.
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Cantine family of Marbletown, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Sanford W. Smith — Jesse Hoyt — Charles Ogle
  Van Buren County, Ark., Van Buren County, Iowa, Van Buren County, Mich. and Van Buren County, Tenn. are named for him.
  The city of Van Buren, Arkansas, is named for him.  — The town of Van Buren, New York, is named for him.  — Mount Van Buren, in Palmer Land, Antarctica, is named for him.  — Martin Van Buren High School (opened 1955), in Queens Village, Queens, New York, is named for him.  — The World War II Liberty ship SS Martin Van Buren (built 1943, torpedoed and lost 1944) was named for him.
  Other politicians named for him: M. V. B. EdgerlyM. V. B. JeffersonM. V. B. BennettVan B. WiskerMartin V. B. RowlandMartin V. B. IvesMartin V. B. ClarkMartin V. Godbey
  Opposition slogan (1840): "Van, Van, is a used-up man."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Martin Van Buren: Major L. Wilson, The Presidency of Martin Van Buren — Joel H. Silbey, Martin Van Buren and the Emergence of American Popular Politics — Jerome Mushkat & Robert G. Rayback, Martin Van Buren : Law, Politics, and the Shaping of Republican Ideology — John Niven, Martin Van Buren : The Romantic Age of American Politics — Ted Widmer, Martin Van Buren
  Image source: Portrait & Biographical Album of Washtenaw County (1891)
  Charles Sweetser (1808-1864) — of Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio. Born in Dummerston, Windham County, Vt., 1808. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio 10th District, 1849-53. Died of heart disease, April 14, 1864 (age about 55 years). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Delaware, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Eli Metcalfe Bruce (1828-1866) — of Nicholas County, Ky. Born near Flemingsburg, Fleming County, Ky., February 22, 1828. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861; Representative from Kentucky in the Confederate Congress, 1862-65. Died suddenly, of heart disease, at the Southern Hotel, New York, New York County, N.Y., December 15, 1866 (age 38 years, 296 days). Original interment at Linden Grove Cemetery, Covington, Ky.; reinterment in 1917 at Highland Cemetery, Fort Mitchell, Ky.
  William Patterson (1790-1868) — of Ohio. Born in Maryland, 1790. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio 14th District, 1833-37. Died of heart disease, in Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio, August 17, 1868 (age about 78 years). Interment at Mansfield Cemetery, Mansfield, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Andrew Jackson Donelson (1799-1871) — also known as Andrew J. Donelson — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn.; Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., August 25, 1799. Whig. Lawyer; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Texas Republic, 1844-45; U.S. Minister to Prussia, 1846-49; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1856. Died, of a heart attack, in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., June 26, 1871 (age 71 years, 305 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn.
  Presumably named for: Andrew Jackson
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Donelson (1770-1802) and Mary Polly (Smith) Donelson (1781-1857); married, September 16, 1824, to Emily Tennessee Donelson (1807-1836; his first cousin); married 1841 to Elizabeth (Martin) Randolph (1816-1871; widow of Meriwether Lewis Randolph); nephew of Rachel Donelson (1767-1828; who married Andrew Jackson); grandson of Daniel Smith; first cousin once removed of Donelson Caffery; first cousin twice removed of Charles Duval Caffery, John Murphy Caffery and Edward Caffery; first cousin thrice removed of Jefferson Caffery (1886-1974) and Patrick Thomson Caffery.
  Political family: Caffery family of Louisiana (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Tennessee Encyclopedia
  Books about Andrew Jackson Donelson: Mark R. Cheathem, Old Hickory's Nephew: The Political and Private Struggles of Andrew Jackson Donelson
  Digby Valentine Bell (1804-1871) — also known as Digby V. Bell — of Ada, Kent County, Mich.; Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in St. Christopher, November 10, 1804. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Ionia District, 1840; member of Michigan state senate 5th District, 1842-43; Michigan land commissioner, 1844-46; Michigan state auditor general, 1846-48; resigned 1848; postmaster at Battle Creek, Mich., 1871. Died, of coronary thrombosis, in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., October 28, 1871 (age 66 years, 352 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Mich.
  John White Geary (1819-1873) — also known as John W. Geary — of San Francisco, Calif. Born near Mt. Pleasant, Westmoreland County, Pa., December 30, 1819. Civil engineer; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; postmaster at San Francisco, Calif., 1849; candidate for Governor of California, 1849; mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 1850-51; Governor of Kansas Territory, 1856-57; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of Pennsylvania, 1867-73. Methodist. Died after suffering a heart attack, in Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa., February 8, 1873 (age 53 years, 40 days). Interment at Harrisburg Cemetery, Harrisburg, Pa.
  Geary County, Kan. is named for him.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Abner Bailey White Tenney (1795-1873) — also known as Abner B. W. Tenney — of Newbury, Orange County, Vt. Born in Newbury, Orange County, Vt., June 10, 1795. Whig. Banker; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1832-34, 1839-41, 1849-50, 1856; member of Vermont state senate, 1836-38; delegate to Whig National Convention from Vermont, 1839; Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1840. Died, from heart failure, September 13, 1873 (age 78 years, 95 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Asa Tenney and Mary (White) Tenney; married, June 14, 1818, to Sophia Cutler (1794-1873); second cousin of Horace Addison Tenney; third cousin once removed of Asa Wentworth Tenney and William Richards Castle; third cousin twice removed of Samuel Tenney (1748-1816) and William Richards Castle, Jr..
  Political family: Tenney family.
  Charles H. Clark (d. 1873) — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Lawyer; mayor of Rochester, N.Y., 1858. Died, of heart disease, in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., November 20, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Rix Robinson (1789-1875) — also known as "Wabesha" — of Michigan. Born in 1789. Circuit judge in Michigan, 1844; member of Michigan state senate, 1846-49 (5th District 1846, 7th District 1847-49); Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1848; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1850. Indian trader in the 1820s and 1830s; became a close associate of the Ottawa Indian tribe, and a negotiator on its behalf; he married two Ottawa women, and was also known by an Ottawa name, "Wabesha". Died, of "dropsy" (probably congestive heart failure), Ada, Kent County, Mich., January 13, 1875 (age about 85 years). Interment at Ada Cemetery, Ada, Mich.
  Edward Kent (1802-1877) — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Concord, Merrimack County, N.H., January 8, 1802. Lawyer; mayor of Bangor, Maine, 1836-37; Governor of Maine, 1838-39, 1841-42; defeated, 1836, 1838, 1839, 1841; U.S. Consul in Rio de Janeiro, 1849-53; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1856 (speaker); justice of Maine state supreme court, 1859-73. Died of heart failure, in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, May 19, 1877 (age 75 years, 131 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Father of Edward Kent, Jr. (1862-1916).
  The town of Fort Kent, Maine, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Eugene T. Bell (d. 1880) — U.S. Consul General in Budapest, as of 1880. Died suddenly, of heart disease, in Vienna, Austria, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon Hiram Hollister (1817-1881) — also known as Gideon H. Hollister — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Washington, Litchfield County, Conn., December 14, 1817. Lawyer; Litchfield County Clerk of Courts, 1843-46; member of Connecticut state senate 15th District, 1856; U.S. Minister to Haiti, 1868-69; U.S. Consul General in Port-au-Prince, as of 1868-69; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1880. Died, from heart disease, in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., March 24, 1881 (age 63 years, 100 days). Interment at East Cemetery, Litchfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Susan Brisbane (1828-1914).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Richard Slack (1818-1881) — also known as J. R. Slack — of Huntington, Huntington County, Ind. Born in Bucks County, Pa., September 28, 1818. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1854, 1880; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1856, 1868, 1880 (Convention Vice-President); member of Indiana state senate, 1850; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; circuit judge in Indiana, 1872-78. Died, of a heart attack, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 28, 1881 (age 62 years, 303 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Huntington, Ind.
  General Slack Park in Huntington, Indiana, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Elisha Hunt Allen (1804-1883) — also known as Elisha H. Allen — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in New Salem, Franklin County, Mass., January 28, 1804. Whig. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1835-40, 1846-47; Speaker of the Maine State House of Representatives, 1838; delegate to Whig National Convention from Maine, 1839 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; member, Committee to Notify Nominees); U.S. Representative from Maine 1st District, 1841-43; defeated, 1842; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1849-50; U.S. Consul in Honolulu, 1849-53; became a citizen of the Kingdom of Hawaii; Minister of Finance for King Kamehameha III; member, Hawaii House of Nobles, 1854-56; Kingdom of Hawaii Minister to the United States, 1856-83; chief justice, Kingdom of Hawaii Supreme Court, 1857-77. Died suddenly from heart disease, while attending a diplomatic reception at the White House, Washington, D.C., January 1, 1883 (age 78 years, 338 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Clesson Allen and Mary (Hunt) Allen (1774-1833); married 1828 to Sarah Elizabeth Fessenden; married, March 11, 1857, to Mary Harrod Hobbes; father of William Fessenden Allen and Frederick Hobbes Allen (1858-1937); second great-grandnephew of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin thrice removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; second cousin of Gouverneur Morris; second cousin once removed of Elijah Hunt Mills; second cousin twice removed of Oliver Ellsworth, Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin thrice removed of William Pitkin; third cousin of Chester Ashley; third cousin once removed of Theodore Dwight, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Abijah Blodget, Albert Asahel Bliss and Philemon Bliss; third cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Jonathan Ingersoll, Jared Ingersoll, Daniel Pitkin, Oliver Morgan Hungerford, Judson H. Warner and Josiah Quincy; third cousin thrice removed of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. and John Davis Lodge; fourth cousin of Joseph Churchill Strong, Theodore Davenport, Chester William Chapin, Harrison Blodget, John William Allen, William Alfred Buckingham, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, George Washington Wolcott, William Dean Kellogg, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); fourth cousin once removed of Jonathan Brace, Timothy Pitkin, James Kilbourne, Amaziah Brainard, Charles Jared Ingersoll, Joseph Reed Ingersoll, Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll, Greene Carrier Bronson, Charles Anthony Ingersoll, John Adams Taintor, Henry G. Taintor, Joseph Pomeroy Root, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, John Hill Walbridge, Edward Oliver Wolcott, Walter Harrison Blodget, Henry E. Walbridge, Edwin W. Kellogg, Alfred Wolcott and Samuel Herbert Kellogg.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  José Cristóbal Aguilar (1815-1883) — also known as Cristóbal Aguilar — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., 1815. Democrat. Mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1866-67, 1867-68, 1870-72. Hispanic ancestry. Died, of heart disease, April 11, 1883 (age about 67 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of José Maria Aguilar and María Ygnacia Elizalde; married, October 30, 1848, to Maria Dolores Yorba.
  See also Wikipedia article
Wendell Phillips Wendell Phillips (1811-1884) — Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 29, 1811. Lawyer; abolitionist; orator; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1870 (Labor Reform), 1877 (Greenback). English ancestry. Member, American Anti-Slavery Society. Died, from heart disease, in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 2, 1884 (age 72 years, 65 days). Interment at Milton Cemetery, Milton, Mass.; statue erected 1915 at Boston Public Garden, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of John Phillips (1770-1823) and Sarah (Walley) Phillips.
  Wendell Phillips High School (opened 1904), in Chicago, Illinois, is named for him.  — Wendell Phillips School (opened 1890, closed 1950) in Washington, D.C., is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: William C. Roberts, Leading Orators (1884)
  Judah Philip Benjamin (1811-1884) — also known as Judah P. Benjamin; Philippe Benjamin; "Poo Bah of the Confederacy" — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La.; London, England; Paris, France. Born in Christiansted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands, August 6, 1811. Lawyer; member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1842-44; delegate to Louisiana state constitutional convention, 1845; Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 1848; U.S. Senator from Louisiana, 1853-61; Confederate Attorney General, 1861; Confederate Secretary of War, 1861-62; Confederate Secretary of State, 1862-65. Jewish. He fled to Europe in 1865 to avoid arrest by Union forces; he was suspected of involvement in the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. Fell from a tram car about 1880, and suffered multiple injuries; also developed kidney and heart problems, and died in Paris, France, May 6, 1884 (age 72 years, 274 days). Interment at Père la Chaise Cemetery, Paris, France.
  Relatives: Son of Philip Benjamin and Rebecca (de Mendes) Benjamin; married 1833 to Natalie St. Martin; cousin *** of Henry Michael Hyams (1806-1875).
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on the Confederate States $2 note in 1861-64.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Books about Judah P. Benjamin: Robert Douthat Meade, Judah P. Benjamin: Confederate Statesman — Eli N. Evans, Judah P. Benjamin : The Jewish Confederate
  Henry Perrin Coon (1822-1884) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Columbia County, N.Y., September 30, 1822. Physician; state court judge in California, 1856-60; mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 1863-67. Presbyterian. Died of heart failure in the Palace Hotel, San Francisco, Calif., December 4, 1884 (age 62 years, 65 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.
  Charles Godfrey Gunther (1822-1885) — also known as C. Godfrey Gunther — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1822. Democrat. Fur merchant; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1864-66; defeated, 1861; candidate for New York state senate 7th District, 1878; railroad builder; hotel owner. German ancestry. Member, Tammany Hall. Died, probably of heart disease, in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 22, 1885 (age about 62 years). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Christian G. Gunther.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Socrates Tuttle (1819-1885) — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Born in Colebrook, Coos County, N.H., November 19, 1819. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1861-62; candidate for New Jersey state senate from Passaic County, 1867; mayor of Paterson, N.J., 1871-72. Presbyterian. Died, while suffering from angina pectoris, in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., February 12, 1885 (age 65 years, 85 days). Interment at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Paterson, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Horatio Tuttle and Betsey (Thomas) Tuttle; married, May 23, 1848, to Jane Winters (died 1849); married 1852 to Mary Dickey (died 1869); married to Elizabeth A. Weller; father of Jennie Tuttle (1849-1941; who married Garret Augustus Hobart (1844-1899)).
  Political family: Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Cornelius Kingsland Garrison (1809-1885) — also known as C. K. Garrison — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y.; St. Louis, Mo.; San Francisco, Calif. Born near West Point, Orange County, N.Y., March 1, 1809. Banker; shipbuilder; mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 1853-54; railroad president. Died, of a heart attack, in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 1, 1885 (age 76 years, 61 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Thomas A. Hendricks Thomas Andrews Hendricks (1819-1885) — also known as Thomas A. Hendricks — of Shelbyville, Shelby County, Ind.; Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born near Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, September 7, 1819. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1848-49; delegate to Indiana state constitutional convention, 1850-51; U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1851-55 (5th District 1851-53, 6th District 1853-55); defeated, 1854; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1863-69; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1868, 1876, 1884; Governor of Indiana, 1873-77; defeated, 1860, 1868; Vice President of the United States, 1885; defeated, 1876; died in office 1885; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1884. Presbyterian; later Episcopalian. Scottish and Dutch ancestry. Member, Odd Fellows. Died, apparently from a heart attack, in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., November 25, 1885 (age 66 years, 79 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of John Hendricks and Jane Ann (Thomson) Hendricks (1793-1874); married, September 25, 1845, to Eliza C. Morgan (1823-1903); nephew of Thomas Hendricks and William Hendricks; first cousin of Abraham Hendricks, William Hendricks, Jr., Abram Washington Hendricks and William Chalmers Hendricks (1825-1892); first cousin once removed of Scott Springer Hendricks.
  Political family: Hendricks family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on the U.S. $10 silver certificate in 1887-1914.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
  Benjamin F. Cheatham (1821-1886) — also known as B. F. Cheatham — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., 1821. Democrat. Colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; candidate for mayor of Nashville, Tenn., 1857; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; postmaster at Nashville, Tenn., 1885-86. Died, from heart disease, in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., September 4, 1886 (age about 65 years). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Married 1867 to Anna Robertson.
  Charles Hitchcock Sherrill (1814-1887) — also known as Charles H. Sherrill — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; Washington, D.C. Born in Sandy Hill (now Hudson Falls), Washington County, N.Y., March 24, 1814. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York canal commission, 1857-59; lobbyist for railroad interests. Died, from heart disease, in Washington, D.C., January 4, 1887 (age 72 years, 286 days). Interment at South End Cemetery, East Hampton, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Darius Sherrill and Mary (Day) Sherrill; married to Sarah Fulton Wynkoop (1829-1897); father of Charles Hitchcock Sherrill (1867-1936).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
John T. Hoffman John Thompson Hoffman (1828-1888) — also known as John T. Hoffman — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Sing Sing (now Ossining), Westchester County, N.Y., January 10, 1828. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1866-68; Governor of New York, 1869-72; defeated, 1866. Died, from heart disease, in Wiesbaden, Germany, March 24, 1888 (age 60 years, 74 days). Interment at Dale Cemetery, Ossining, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Adrian Kissam Hoffman (physician); first cousin of Lyell Thompson Adams (1837-1892).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: New York Red Book 1896
  Jacob Barker Ham (c.1824-1888) — also known as Jacob B. Ham — of Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine. Born about 1824. Republican. Mayor of Lewiston, Maine, 1863-64. Died, of heart failure, September 4, 1888 (age about 64 years). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Lewiston, Maine.
  John Cardwell (1837-1890) — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Born in Lexington, Oglethorpe County, Ga., January 28, 1837. Newspaper editor; U.S. Consul General in Cairo, 1885-89. Died, of heart disease, in Richmond, Fort Bend County, Tex., April 17, 1890 (age 53 years, 79 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, January 6, 1860, to Margaret Dunlap.
  Lewis Findlay Watson (1819-1890) — also known as Lewis F. Watson — of Warren, Warren County, Pa. Born in Crawford County, Pa., April 14, 1819. Republican. Lumber business; oil producer; railroad builder; banker; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 27th District, 1877-79, 1881-83, 1889-90; died in office 1890. Died, of heart disease, at the Shoreham Hotel, Washington, D.C., August 25, 1890 (age 71 years, 133 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Warren, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  William Worth Belknap (1829-1890) — also known as William W. Belknap — of Iowa. Born in Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y., September 22, 1829. Lawyer; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1857-58; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Secretary of War, 1869-76. Impeached in 1876 by the House of Representatives for taking bribes; resigned on March 2, 1876. Despite arguments that the Senate lacked jurisdiction after his resignation, an impeachment trial was held; on August 1, the Senate voted 35 to 25 for his conviction, short of the necessary two-thirds. Died, of an apparent heart attack, in Washington, D.C., October 13, 1890 (age 61 years, 21 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Goldsmith Belknap (Mexican War general) and Ann (Clark) Belknap; married to Cora LeRoy, Carrie Thompson and Mrs. John Bower; father of Hugh Reid Belknap (1860-1901).
  Mount Belknap, in the Tushar Mountains, Beaver and Piute counties, Utah, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  William Windom (1827-1891) — of Winona, Winona County, Minn. Born in Belmont County, Ohio, May 10, 1827. Republican. U.S. Representative from Minnesota, 1859-69 (at-large 1859-63, 1st District 1863-69); member of Republican National Committee from Minnesota, 1866-68; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1870-71, 1871-81, 1881-83; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1880; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1881, 1889-91; died in office 1891. Quaker. Fell dead, from heart disease, at the annual banquet of the New York Board of Trade and Transportation, just after finishing a speech, in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 29, 1891 (age 63 years, 264 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  The city of Windom, Minnesota, is named for him.
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on the U.S. $2 silver certificate in the 1890s.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Grattan H. Brundage (1834-1891) — of Steuben County, N.Y. Born in Bath, Steuben County, N.Y., 1834. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 1st District, 1891; died in office 1891. Died, from pneumonia, typhoid fever, and heart failure, in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., March 29, 1891 (age about 56 years). Burial location unknown.
  Phineas Taylor Barnum (1810-1891) — also known as P. T. Barnum; "Prince of Humbugs" — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn.; Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Bethel, Fairfield County, Conn., July 5, 1810. Republican. Grocer; auctioneer; newspaper publisher; Entrepreneur, impressario, museum owner, founder of the Barnum & Bailey circus, known as "The Greatest Show on Earth"; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1865-66, 1877-79; mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1875-76. Died, of heart failure, in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., April 7, 1891 (age 80 years, 276 days). Interment at Mountain Grove Cemetery, Bridgeport, Conn.; statue at Seaside Park, Bridgeport, Conn.; statue at Bethel Public Library Grounds, Bethel, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Philo Barnum and Irena (Taylor) Barnum (1784-1868); half-brother of Philo Fairchild Barnum; married, November 8, 1829, to Charity Hallet (1808-1873); married, September 16, 1874, to Nancy Fish (1850-1927); second cousin of Andrew Gould Chatfield (1810-1875); second cousin once removed of Charles Robert Sherman; second cousin thrice removed of Benjamin Huntington and Almon Ferdinand Rockwell; third cousin of Charles Taylor Sherman, William Tecumseh Sherman, Lampson Parker Sherman and John Sherman; third cousin once removed of William Henry Barnum; third cousin twice removed of Samuel Huntington, Henry Huntington, Gurdon Huntington and Charles William Barnum; fourth cousin once removed of Ebenezer Huntington, Samuel H. Huntington, Abel Huntington, Benjamin Nicoll Huntington and Rhamanthus Melville Stocker.
  Political families: Otis family of Connecticut; Sherman family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  The town of Barnum (incorporated 1887; annexed 1896 to Denver, Colorado), was named for him.  — The World War II Liberty ship SS P. T. Barnum (built 1943, scrapped 1961) was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books by P. T. Barnum: The Life of P. T. Barnum: Written by Himself
Daniel Azro Millington Daniel Azro Millington (1823-1891) — of Winfield, Cowley County, Kan. Born in Hubbardton, Rutland County, Vt., May 16, 1823. Went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; newspaper editor; postmaster; mayor of Winfield, Kan., 1875-76. Died of heart failure, in Winfield, Cowley County, Kan., May 7, 1891 (age 67 years, 356 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Winfield, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of Solomon Millington (1797-1868) and Clarinda (Richardson) Millington (1800-1854); married, May 16, 1848, to Mary Ann Smith (1826-1910).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Bill Bottorff, Winfield historian
  William Allen (c.1822-1891) — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Born in Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine, about 1822. Lawyer; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1872-81; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1881-91; died in office 1891. Died, from neuralgia of the heart, in Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass., June 4, 1891 (age about 69 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. William Allen Allen (president, Bowdoin College); grandson of John Wheelock (president, Dartmouth College).
  Joseph Wright Alsop (1838-1891) — also known as Joseph W. Alsop — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 20, 1838. Democrat. Physician; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1873; member of Connecticut state senate, 1881-86 (18th District 1881, 22nd District 1882-86); candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1890. Died, from heart disease, in Fenwick, Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Conn., June 24, 1891 (age 52 years, 308 days). Interment at Indian Hill Cemetery, Middletown, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Wright Alsop (1804-1878) and Mary (Oliver) Alsop (1815-1893); married 1869 to Elizabeth Winthrop Beach (1847-1889); father of Joseph Wright Alsop (1876-1953) (who married Corinne Robinson Alsop); grandfather of Corinne A. Chubb and John deKoven Alsop.
  Political family: Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  James Daly (1843-1892) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Ireland, 1843. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 14th District, 1874-75, 1878; member of New York state senate 7th District, 1882-87. Irish ancestry. Died, of grippe and heart failure, in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 20, 1892 (age about 48 years). Burial location unknown.
  Charles Henry Delavan (1810-1892) — also known as Charles H. Delavan — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Sing Sing (now Ossining), Westchester County, N.Y., July 23, 1810. Hardware business; insurance broker; U.S. Consul in Sydney, 1842-48; U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in SAINT Thomas, 1849-50. French Huguenot ancestry. Member, Sons of the Revolution. Died, of heart failure, in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 9, 1892 (age 81 years, 261 days). Entombed at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Delavan (1757-1835) and Eliza (Johnston) Delavan (1776-1817).
  Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892) — also known as Daniel A. Cony — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born May 5, 1837. Republican. Grain merchant; banker; mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1875. Died, from heart disease, in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, July 23, 1892 (age 55 years, 79 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery, Augusta, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Cony (1811-1870) and Mercy Hannah (Sewall) Cony (1815-1847); married to Mary Jones; nephew of Susan Cony (1812-1836; who married Richard Foster Perkins); grandson of Samuel Cony (1775-1835); granduncle of Chase Mellen, Jr.; great-grandson of Daniel Cony; first cousin of Arthur Sewall (1835-1900); first cousin once removed of Harold Marsh Sewall and Robert Alexander Cony; first cousin twice removed of Arthur Sewall (1887-1961), Loyall Farragut Sewall, Sumner Sewall and Arthur Sewall II; third cousin twice removed of Samuel Sewall (1757-1814); fourth cousin once removed of Joseph Homan Manley.
  Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Allen Perkins (c.1832-1892) — Born about 1832. U.S. Consul in Stockholm, 1860. Died, of heart disease, in Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., August 22, 1892 (age about 60 years). Burial location unknown.
  Edward Bermudez (c.1832-1892) — of Louisiana. Born in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., about 1832. Lawyer; chief justice of Louisiana state supreme court, 1889-92. Died, from heart trouble, in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., August 23, 1892 (age about 60 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joaquin Bermudez.
  James William Husted (1833-1892) — also known as James W. Husted; "Bald Eagle" — of Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Bedford, Westchester County, N.Y., October 31, 1833. Republican. Superintendent of schools; lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1869-81, 1884-92 (Westchester County 3rd District 1869-78, Rockland County 1879-80, Westchester County 3rd District 1881, 1884-92); died in office 1892; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1874, 1876, 1878, 1886-87, 1890; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died, from kidney disease and heart failure, in Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y., September 25, 1892 (age 58 years, 330 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, Cortlandt town, Westchester County, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Helen Mary Southard; father of James William Husted (1870-1925).
  Cross-reference: James K. Apgar
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Sidney Hinton (1834-1892) — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born near Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., December 25, 1834. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1872; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1881. African ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. First Black member of the Indiana legislature. Died of a heart attack while making a speech, in Brazil, Clay County, Ind., November 6, 1892 (age 57 years, 317 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Samuel Russ Atwell (1816-1892) — also known as Samuel R. Atwell — of Winchester, Va. Born August 16, 1816. Republican. Postmaster at Winchester, Va., 1870-75, 1878-82. Died, from heart disease, in Winchester, Va., November 24, 1892 (age 76 years, 100 days). Interment at Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, Va.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William H. Wickham (1832-1893) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Smithtown, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 30, 1832. Democrat. Ticket agent for a steamship company; diamond dealer; president of New-York Fire Department, 1860; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1875-76; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876. Died, of heart disease and Bright's disease, in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 13, 1893 (age 60 years, 167 days). Interment somewhere in Smithtown, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel H. Wickham and Ruth Wickham.
  See also Wikipedia article
Rutherford B. Hayes Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822-1893) — also known as Rutherford B. Hayes; "Rutherfraud B. Hayes"; "His Fraudulency" — of Ohio. Born in Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio, October 4, 1822. Republican. Lawyer; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Ohio 2nd District, 1865-67; Governor of Ohio, 1868-72, 1876-77; President of the United States, 1877-81. Methodist. Scottish ancestry. Member, Loyal Legion; Grand Army of the Republic; Odd Fellows; Delta Kappa Epsilon. Stricken by a heart attack at the railroad station in Cleveland, Ohio, and died that night in Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio, January 17, 1893 (age 70 years, 105 days). Original interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Fremont, Ohio; reinterment in 1915 at Spiegel Grove, Fremont, Ohio.
  Relatives: Married, December 30, 1852, to Lucy Ware Webb Hayes; father of Webb Cook Hayes (1856-1934).
  Cross-reference: Leopold Markbreit — James M. Comly — Joseph P. Bradley
  Hayes County, Neb. is named for him.
  Rutherford B. Hayes High School, in Delaware, Ohio, is named for him.  — The Presidente Hayes Department (province), and its capital city, Villa Hayes, in Paraguay, are named for him.
  Personal motto: "He serves his party best who serves his country best."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books about Rutherford B. Hayes: Ari Hoogenboom, Rutherford B. Hayes: Warrior and President — Hans Trefousse, Rutherford B. Hayes: 1877 - 1881 — William H. Rehnquist, Centennial Crisis : The Disputed Election of 1876
  Image source: James G. Blaine, Twenty Years of Congress, vol. 2 (1886)
  Robert H. McKune (1823-1894) — of Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa.; Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y., August 19, 1823. Democrat. Went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Scranton, Pa., 1875-78. Member, Freemasons. While attempting to quell a riot in 1877, he was attacked, and his skull was fractured. Died, of heart failure, in Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y., October 9, 1894 (age 71 years, 51 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Dunmore, Pa.
  Relatives: Married 1844 to Elmira Smith.
  Isaac Newton Link (1849-1895) — of Durham, Durham County, N.C. Born in 1849. Mayor of Durham, N.C., 1880-81, 1894-95; died in office 1895. Suffered a likely heart attack and died, while waiting in a carriage at the train station, Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C., January 26, 1895 (age about 45 years). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, N.C.
  Presumably named for: Isaac Newton
  Relatives: Married to Laura W. Gillman (1853-1881); married 1895 to Alice Lamond.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Frederick Douglass Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey Douglass (1818-1895) — also known as Frederick Douglass — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y.; Washington, D.C. Born in slavery in Maryland, 1818. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1872; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1888 ; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Santo Domingo, 1889-91; U.S. Minister to Haiti, 1889-91. African ancestry. Member, American Anti-Slavery Society. Lecturer and advocate of the abolition of slavery, starting in 1841. Publisher of The North Star, an abolitionist paper. In 1848, he attended the meeting in Seneca Falls, N.Y., which started the women's rights movement. Died, of a heart attack, in Washington, D.C., February 20, 1895 (age about 76 years). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester, N.Y.; statue erected 1899 at Highland Park, Rochester, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married 1838 to Anna Murray (c.1813-1882); married, January 24, 1884, to Helen Pitts (1838-1903); granduncle of Charles Edward Mitchell (1870-1937).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Books by Frederick Douglass: Life and Times of Frederick Douglass — Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave: Written by Himself
  Books about Frederick Douglass: John Stauffer, Giants: The Parallel Lives of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln
  Image source: William C. Roberts, Leading Orators (1884)
  Joshua Hopkins Marvil (1825-1895) — of Laurel, Sussex County, Del. Born near Laurel, Sussex County, Del., September 3, 1825. Governor of Delaware, 1895; died in office 1895. Methodist. English and French ancestry. Died, from heart disease and erysipelas, in Laurel, Sussex County, Del., April 8, 1895 (age 69 years, 217 days). Interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Laurel, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Marvil; married 1849 to Sarah M. Sirman.
  Henry Woltman (d. 1895) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 12th District, 1867, 1869; candidate for New York state senate 6th District, 1871. "Right-hand man" to Tammany leader Richard Croker. Died, from heart disease, in Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York County, N.Y., October 11, 1895. Burial location unknown.
Elisha P. Ferry Elisha Peyre Ferry (1825-1895) — also known as Elisha P. Ferry — of Waukegan, Lake County, Ill.; Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in Monroe County, Mich., August 9, 1825. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1852; postmaster at Waukegan, Ill., 1853-54; village president of Waukegan, Illinois, 1856-57; mayor of Waukegan, Ill., 1859; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Lake County, 1862; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of Washington Territory, 1872-80; vice-president, Puget Sound National Bank; Governor of Washington, 1889-93. French ancestry. Died of pneumonia and congestive heart failure, in Seattle, King County, Wash., October 14, 1895 (age 70 years, 66 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, Wash.
  Relatives: Brother of Lucien Peyre Ferry; married to Sarah Brown Kellog (1827-1912); father of Eliza P. Ferry (1851-1935; who married John Leary (1837-1905)); uncle of Clinton Peyre Ferry.
  Political family: Ferry family of Seattle, Washington.
  Ferry County, Wash. is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: City of Waukegan
  Patrick J. Kerrigan (c.1864-1895) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., about 1864. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 19th District, 1894. Catholic. Member, Tammany Hall. Died, from "dropsy" (probably congestive heart failure), in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., December 23, 1895 (age about 31 years). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Theodore Runyon (1822-1896) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Somerville, Somerset County, N.J., October 25, 1822. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1860; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1864; mayor of Newark, N.J., 1864-66; candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1865; chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1873-87; U.S. Minister to Germany, 1893; U.S. Ambassador to Germany, 1893-96, died in office 1896. French Huguenot ancestry. Died, of heart failure, in Berlin, Germany, January 27, 1896 (age 73 years, 94 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Newark, N.J.
  Relatives: Married to Clementine Bruen (1843-1921).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Philip Jacob Arcularius Harper (1824-1896) — also known as Philip J. A. Harper — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Hempstead, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Born October 21, 1824. Member of the firm Harper and Brothers, publishers; village president of Hempstead, New York, 1870. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died, from heart and kidney trouble, in Hempstead, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y., March 6, 1896 (age 71 years, 137 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Harper (1795-1869); married, June 30, 1846, to Harriet Mead (1825-1856); married, June 29, 1858, to Augusta M. Thorne (died 1911).
  John J. McAfee (1836-1896) — of Kentucky. Born in Mercer County, Ky., 1836. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1871-73. Died, of heart trouble, Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., April 4, 1896 (age about 59 years). Interment at New Providence Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Near McAfee, Mercer County, Ky.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Humphrey Marshall (1812-1872).
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Birney family of Danville, Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  James Mitchell Ashley (1824-1896) — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born near Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., November 14, 1824. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1856 (speaker); U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1859-69 (5th District 1859-63, 10th District 1863-69); defeated, 1868, 1890, 1892; Governor of Montana Territory, 1869. Unitarian. Scottish ancestry. Died of a heart attack in Alma, Gratiot County, Mich., September 16, 1896 (age 71 years, 307 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. John Clinton Ashley (1800-1855) and Mary Ann (Kirkpatrick) Ashley (1800-1861); married 1851 to Emma Jane Smith (1836-1912); father of Mary Emma Ashley (1866-1945; daughter-in-law of Abram Stevens Hewitt (1822-1903)); great-grandfather of Thomas William Ludlow Ashley.
  Political family: Cooper-Ashley family of New York City, New York.
  Epitaph: "A builder."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about James M. Ashley: Robert E. Horowitz, Great Impeacher: A Political Biography of James M. Ashley
  Jeremiah Brown (d. 1896) — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Democrat. Mayor of Northampton, Mass., 1889-90. Died, from heart disease, November 2, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  William D. Aldrich (c.1851-1897) — of Warrensburg, Warren County, N.Y. Born in Thurman, Warren County, N.Y., about 1851. Member of New York state assembly from Warren County, 1888. Died, of heart failure, 1897 (age about 46 years). Interment somewhere in Warrensburg, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Aldrich and Catherine Aldrich.
  Charles H. Scribner (1826-1897) — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born in Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn., 1826. Democrat. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Lucas County, 1873; circuit judge in Ohio 6th Circuit, 1888-97; died in office 1897. Died, of heart disease, in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, February 25, 1897 (age about 70 years). Burial location unknown.
  Maurice Carey Blake (1815-1897) — also known as Maurice C. Blake — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Otisfield, Cumberland County (now Oxford County), Maine, October 20, 1815. Republican. Lawyer; member of California state assembly 5th District, 1857-58; mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 1881-83; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1884. Died, of a heart attack, in San Francisco, Calif., September 26, 1897 (age 81 years, 341 days). Interment at Mt. Tamalpais Cemetery, San Rafael, Calif.
  Lemuel Amerman (1846-1897) — of Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa. Born near Danville, Montour County, Pa., October 29, 1846. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1881-84; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 11th District, 1891-93. Died suddenly, of heart disease, in Blossburg, Tioga County, Pa., October 7, 1897 (age 50 years, 343 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Dunmore, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  John Rhoderic McPherson (1833-1897) — also known as John R. McPherson — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in York, Livingston County, N.Y., May 9, 1833. Democrat. Stockyard business; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1872-74; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1876; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1877-95. Died, from heart trouble, in his room at Taylor's Hotel, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., October 8, 1897 (age 64 years, 152 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
William Daniel William Daniel (c.1821-1897) — of Maryland. Born in Deal Island, Somerset County, Md., about 1821. Lawyer; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1853-57; member of Maryland state senate, 1857; delegate to Maryland state constitutional convention, 1864; Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1884. Died, of heart disease, in Mt. Washington, Baltimore, Md., October 13, 1897 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.
  Image source: American Prohibition Year Book 1912
  M. G. Troup (c.1841-1898) — of Winfield, Cowley County, Kan. Born in Ohio, about 1841. Mayor of Winfield, Kan., 1881-82. Died, of heart disease, in Winfield, Cowley County, Kan., February 6, 1898 (age about 57 years). Interment at Union Cemetery, Winfield, Kan.
  Benjamin Joseph Franklin (1839-1898) — also known as Benjamin J. Franklin — of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan.; Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo.; Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born near Maysville, Mason County, Ky., 1839. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; member of Kansas state senate, 1861; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney, 1871-75; U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 1875-79; U.S. Consul in Hankow, 1885-90; Governor of Arizona Territory, 1896-97. Episcopalian. Died of heart disease, in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., May 18, 1898 (age about 58 years). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery, Phoenix, Ariz.
  Relatives: Father of Alfred Franklin (1870?-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Isaac Cox (c.1825-1898) — of Josephine County, Ore.; Siskiyou County, Calif. Born in Massachusetts, about 1825. Member of Oregon state legislature, 1864-68. Died, from heart disease in the Sonoma County Hospital, Sonoma County, Calif., July 16, 1898 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  Hyacinthe F. Riopelle (1836-1898) — of Wayne County, Mich. Born in Springwells Township (now part of Detroit), Wayne County, Mich., August 8, 1836. Democrat. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 2nd District, 1883-84. Catholic. French ancestry. Died suddenly, of heart failure, in Ecorse Township (part now in Detroit), Wayne County, Mich., July 31, 1898 (age 61 years, 357 days). Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Ecorse, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Hyacinthe Riopelle (1807-1885) and Mary Ann (Vermet) Riopelle (1812-1877); married to Anna Jane Rouleau (1840-1928); father of Charles Hyacinthe Riopelle; first cousin once removed of Oscar Alexander Riopelle; second cousin of Claude Nicholas Riopelle (1845?-1894).
  Political family: Riopelle family of Detroit, Michigan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abraham Oakey Hall (1826-1898) — also known as A. Oakey Hall; "Elegant Oakey" — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., July 26, 1826. Republican. Newspaper reporter; lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1869-72; indicted and tried in 1871-73 on charges of covering up corruption during his mayoralty; acquitted. Presbyterian; later Catholic. English, Welsh, and French ancestry. Died, of heart disease, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 7, 1898 (age 72 years, 73 days). Entombed at Trinity Cemetery, Manhattan, N.Y.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Manly C. Green (1843-1898) — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in Sardinia, Erie County, N.Y., October 5, 1843. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1892-98; died in office 1898; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, 1895-98; died in office 1898. Died, from heart disease, in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., October 11, 1898 (age 55 years, 6 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Jane Lincoln.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Hamilton Ward (1829-1898) — of Belmont, Allegany County, N.Y. Born in Salisbury, Herkimer County, N.Y., July 3, 1829. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1865-71; New York state attorney general, 1880-81; Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1891-98; died in office 1898; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, 1895-98; died in office 1898. Died, from heart disease, in Belmont, Allegany County, N.Y., December 28, 1898 (age 69 years, 178 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Belmont, N.Y.
  Relatives: Father of Hamilton Ward, Jr. (1871-1932).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Samuel Thomas Baird (1861-1899) — also known as Samuel T. Baird — of Bastrop, Morehouse Parish, La. Born in Oak Ridge, Morehouse Parish, La., May 5, 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; District Attorney, 6th District, 1884-88; district judge in Louisiana 6th District, 1888-92; member of Louisiana state senate, 1896; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1896; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 5th District, 1897-99; died in office 1899. Died, from endocarditis and rheumatism, in Washington, D.C., April 22, 1899 (age 37 years, 352 days). Interment at Christ Church Cemetery, Bastrop, La.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Jonathan Russell Bullock (1815-1899) — also known as J. Russell Bullock — of Alton, Madison County, Ill.; Bristol, Bristol County, R.I. Born in Bristol, Bristol County, R.I., September 6, 1815. Lawyer; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1844-46; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1849-53; member of Rhode Island state senate, 1859-60; Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island, 1860-61; justice of Rhode Island state supreme court, 1862-64; U.S. District Judge for Rhode Island, 1865-69; resigned 1869. Died, of heart disease, in Bristol, Bristol County, R.I., May 7, 1899 (age 83 years, 243 days). Interment at Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of Nathaniel Bullock (1777-1867) and Ruth (Smith) Bullock (1792-1829); married, September 6, 1840, to Susan Amelia DeWolf (died 1866); married, December 23, 1868, to Emma W. Westcote (1834-1916); great-grandnephew of Stephen Bullock; fourth cousin of Richmond Martin Bullock, Alexander Hamilton Bullock, Benjamin Kimball Bullock and Isaac Bullock.
  Political family: Bullock family of Massachusetts (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Carroll Fitch (1842-1899) — also known as Charles C. Fitch — of Mason, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Cuylerville, Livingston County, N.Y., July 19, 1842. Democrat. Abstractor; hardware business; president, Mason Water and Electric Light Company; Ingham County Register of Deeds, 1885-88; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 2nd District, 1889-92. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Died suddenly, of heart disease, June 28, 1899 (age 56 years, 344 days). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Charles Carroll
  Relatives: Son of Ferris S. Fitch; married 1876 to Mary Kate Clark; father of Fannie E. Fitch (who married Alva Marvin Cummins (1869-?)); grandfather of Charles Fitch Cummins.
  Political family: Fitch-Cummins family of Michigan.
  Joseph F. Snow (1833-1899) — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Wakefield, New Brunswick, March 4, 1833. Democrat. Dry goods merchant; mayor of Bangor, Maine, 1891. Member, Humane Society; Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Died, from neuralgia of the heart, in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, October 26, 1899 (age 66 years, 236 days). Burial location unknown.
  Nicholas Cornelius Blauvelt (1814-1899) — also known as Nicholas C. Blauvelt — of Spring Valley, Rockland County, N.Y. Born in Clarkstown, Rockland County, N.Y., July 22, 1814. Democrat. School teacher; merchant; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1846; member of New York state assembly from Rockland County, 1853. Died, from heart failure, in Spring Valley, Rockland County, N.Y., October 30, 1899 (age 85 years, 100 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Nyack, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Cornelius Joseph Blauvelt (1775-1858) and Brechje (Tallman) Blauvelt (1778-1849); married 1835 to Mary Ann Demarest (1818-1845); married 1846 to Maria Demarest (1822-1864); married 1869 to Lavinia (Mackie) Conklin (1822-1909); father of John Dewitt Blauvelt; third cousin of Gerrit Smith (1797-1874).
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Demarest family of New York; Birney family of Danville, Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Winfield Smith (1827-1899) — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Fort Howard (now part of Green Bay), Brown County, Wis., August 16, 1827. Republican. Wisconsin state attorney general, 1862-66. Died, from angina pectoris, in Weston, Somerset, England, November 8, 1899 (age 72 years, 84 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Smith (1798-1847) and Elvira Lorraine (Foster) Smith; married, September 1, 1853, to Sarah Melinda Fellows.
Garret A. Hobart Garret Augustus Hobart (1844-1899) — also known as Garret A. Hobart — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Born near Long Branch, Monmouth County, N.J., June 3, 1844. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1873-74; member of New Jersey state senate from Passaic County, 1877-82; member of Republican National Committee from New Jersey, 1884-96; Vice President of the United States, 1897-99; died in office 1899. Member, Freemasons. Died, from heart disease, in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., November 21, 1899 (age 55 years, 171 days). Interment at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Paterson, N.J.; statue at Paterson City Hall, Paterson, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Addison Willard Hobart (1819-1892) and Sophia (Vanderveer) Hobart (1819-1881); married, July 21, 1869, to Jennie Tuttle (1849-1941; daughter of Socrates Tuttle); fourth cousin of Ossian Edward Ray (1894-?).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island; Burlingame family of Vermont (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: The Parties and The Men (1896)
  Charles Gardner Reed (1835-1899) — also known as Charles G. Reed — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born in North Brookfield, Worcester County, Mass., April 2, 1835. Wheel spoke manufacturer; mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1884-85. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons. Suffered a heart attack at the corner of Belmont and Orchard streets, and died soon after in a nearby house, Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., November 21, 1899 (age 64 years, 233 days). Interment at Hope Cemetery, Worcester, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Gardner Reed (1809-1884) and Frances Louise (Tilton) Reed (1809-1856); married to Luella P. Ware; married, September 25, 1873, to Elizabeth Paul Beagary (1838-1889); married, October 12, 1892, to Anna Sophia Whitcomb; third cousin thrice removed of Benjamin Pierce (1757-1839); fourth cousin of Frank Finley Merriam and Charles Edward Merriam, Jr..
  Political family: Pierce-Merriam family of Massachusetts (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Amos L. Rollins (1826-1900) — of Alton, Belknap County, N.H. Born in Alton, Belknap County, N.H., December 11, 1826. Member of New Hampshire state senate 4th District, 1895-96. Died, of heart failure, in Alton, Belknap County, N.H., February 22, 1900 (age 73 years, 73 days). Burial location unknown.
  Charles Hopper Gibson (1842-1900) — also known as Charles H. Gibson — of Easton, Talbot County, Md. Born near Centreville, Queen Anne's County, Md., January 19, 1842. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Maryland 1st District, 1885-91; U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1891-97. Episcopalian. Died, from heart disease, in Washington, D.C., March 31, 1900 (age 58 years, 71 days). Interment at Chesterfield Cemetery, Centreville, Md.
  Relatives: Cousin *** of Henry Richard Gibson (1837-1938).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
Richard Higbie Richard Higbie (1857-1900) — of Babylon, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in West Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 11, 1857. Republican. Merchant; bank director; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1893-95; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1896-98. Died, from heart disease, in Babylon, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., April 10, 1900 (age 42 years, 273 days). Interment at Babylon Rural Cemetery, Babylon, Long Island, N.Y.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: New York Red Book 1896
  Elliot Newman Bowman (1826-1900) — also known as Elliot N. Bowman — of Fountain County, Ind. Born in Greene County, Tenn., October 11, 1826. Democrat. Lawyer; merchant; hotel owner; Fountain County Circuit Court Clerk, 1871-78; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1891; deputy auditor, U.S. Navy, 1893; Sixth Auditor, U.S. Treasury. Died, from a heart attack, in Covington, Fountain County, Ind., May 21, 1900 (age 73 years, 222 days). Interment at Prescott Grove Cemetery, Covington, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of John Bowman and Rebecca (Newman) Bowman; married, May 23, 1866, to Harriet A. (Spinning) Jarvis (1838-1901).
  Lorenzo Dow Lewelling (1846-1900) — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Born in Salem, Henry County, Iowa, December 21, 1846. Candidate for secretary of state of Kansas, 1886; Governor of Kansas, 1893-95; member of Kansas state senate, 1896. Died of heart disease in Arkansas City, Cowley County, Kan., September 3, 1900 (age 53 years, 256 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Wichita, Kan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Harlan Eugene English (1843-1900) — also known as H. Eugene English — of Albion, Orleans County, N.Y. Born December 16, 1843. Democrat. Village president of Albion, N.Y., 1891-94. Member, Ancient Order of United Workmen. Died, from heart disease, in Clarendon, Orleans County, N.Y., October 29, 1900 (age 56 years, 317 days). Interment at Mt. Albion Cemetery, Albion, N.Y.
  Arthur Edwards (1834-1901) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio, 1834. Republican. Clergyman; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; editor, Northwestern Christian Advocate magazine, 1872-1901; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1888. Methodist. Died, of heart disease, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 20, 1901 (age about 66 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Robert G. Evans (c.1854-1901) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born about 1854. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1896; U.S. Attorney for Minnesota, 1898-1901; died in office 1901. Died, from heart disease, in Kenwood, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., August 25, 1901 (age about 47 years). Burial location unknown.
  Charles Albert Busiel (1842-1901) — also known as Charles A. Busiel — of Laconia, Belknap County, N.H. Born in Meredith, Belknap County, N.H., November 24, 1842. Manufacturer; president, Laconia National Bank and City Savings Bank; president, Lake Shore Railroad; director, Concord & Montreal Railroad; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1878-79; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1880; mayor of Laconia, N.H., 1893-95; Governor of New Hampshire, 1895-97. Died, about two weeks after the drowning of his six-year-old grandson and namesake, of heart disease, August 29, 1901 (age 58 years, 278 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Union Cemetery, Laconia, N.H.
  Relatives: Married 1864 to Eunice Elizabeth Preston.
  Albert Howell Horton (1837-1902) — also known as Albert H. Horton — of Atchison, Atchison County, Kan. Born in Brookfield, Madison County, N.Y., March 12, 1837. Republican. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Kansas, 1868; U.S. Attorney for Kansas, 1869-73; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1873; member of Kansas state senate; elected 1876; chief justice of Kansas state supreme court, 1877-95; resigned 1895. Died, from heart disease and liver cancer, in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan., September 2, 1902 (age 65 years, 174 days). Interment at Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Atchison, Kan.
  The city of Horton, Kansas, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Bartlett Andrews (1834-1902) — also known as Charles B. Andrews — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Sunderland, Franklin County, Mass., November 4, 1834. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 15th District, 1868-69; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1878; Governor of Connecticut, 1879-81; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1881-89; chief justice of Connecticut Supreme Court, 1889-1901; resigned 1901; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention from Litchfield, 1902. Died, from heart disease, in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., September 12, 1902 (age 67 years, 312 days). Interment at East Cemetery, Litchfield, Conn.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Elizabeth Cady Stanton Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815-1902) — also known as Elizabeth Smith Cady — of Seneca Falls, Seneca County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Johnstown, Fulton County, N.Y., November 12, 1815. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1868. Female. Member, American Anti-Slavery Society. Inducted, National Women's Hall of Fame, 1973. Died, of heart failure, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 26, 1902 (age 86 years, 348 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Daughter of Daniel Cady and Margaret (Livingston) Cady (1784-1871); married, May 1, 1840, to Henry Brewster Stanton; granddaughter of James Livingston; second great-granddaughter of Robert Livingston the Younger and Dirck Ten Broeck; third great-granddaughter of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); third great-grandniece of Robert Livingston the Elder and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); fourth great-granddaughter of Dirck Wesselse Ten Broeck; first cousin of Gerrit Smith (1797-1874); first cousin twice removed of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer and Robert Van Rensselaer; first cousin thrice removed of Philip P. Schuyler; first cousin four times removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston, Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Cornelis Cuyler; first cousin five times removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; second cousin once removed of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Stephen Van Rensselaer, Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler, Maturin Livingston, Rensselaer Westerlo and Edward Philip Livingston; second cousin twice removed of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Peter Samuel Schuyler; second cousin thrice removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, Philip John Schuyler, Matthew Clarkson (1733-1800) and Stephen John Schuyler; third cousin of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Edward Livingston (1796-1840) and Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; third cousin once removed of Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Gansevoort, John Jacob Astor III, Kiliaen Van Rensselaer and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; third cousin twice removed of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Matthew Clarkson (1758-1825), Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton and Robert Reginald Livingston; third cousin thrice removed of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler and John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; fourth cousin once removed of Jeremiah Mason, Peter Augustus Jay, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston, Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler.
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Demarest family of New York; Birney family of Danville, Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — National Women's Hall of Fame
  Books about Elizabeth Cady Stanton: Lori D. Ginzberg, Elizabeth Cady Stanton: An American Life
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, December 1902
  Alfred Eliab Buck (1832-1902) — also known as Alfred E. Buck; A. E. Buck — of Alabama; Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Foxcroft (now part of Dover-Foxcroft), Piscataquis County, Maine, February 7, 1832. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1868; U.S. Representative from Alabama 1st District, 1869-71; delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1888, 1892, 1896; Georgia Republican state chair, 1896; U.S. Minister to Japan, 1897. Died suddenly, from paralysis of the heart, while on an imperial duck shoot, near Tokyo, Japan, December 4, 1902 (age 70 years, 300 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Elmira (Todd) Buck (1796-1894) and Benjamin Thomas Buck (1798-1888); married 1864 to Ellen B. Boker.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
  John Beard Allen (1845-1903) — also known as John B. Allen — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind., May 18, 1845. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Washington, 1875-85; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Washington Territory, 1889; U.S. Senator from Washington, 1889-93. Died, from angina pectoris, in Seattle, King County, Wash., January 28, 1903 (age 57 years, 255 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Carlos French (1835-1903) — of Seymour, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Humphreysville (now Seymour), New Haven County, Conn., August 6, 1835. Democrat. Inventor; president and treasurer, Fowler Nail Co.; vice-president, H. A. Matthews Manufacturing Co.; director, Union Horse Shoe Nail Co.; director, Second National Bank of New Haven; director, New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1860, 1868; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1887-89; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1892. Died, from a heart attack, in Seymour, New Haven County, Conn., April 14, 1903 (age 67 years, 251 days). Interment at Seymour Union Cemetery, Seymour, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Raymond French (1805-1886) and Olive (Curtis) French; married, April 29, 1863, to Julia H. Thompson; father of Raymond Thompson French (1864-1934); third cousin twice removed of James Levi Hotchkiss.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Hay-Morton-Turner-Wadsworth family of Taunton, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Epitaph: "A native of Seymour, always identified with its interests, and one of its most honored and successful citizens .. an honest man, a wise counselor, a devoted husband and father, and a faithful friend. Those who knew him best most deeply mourn his loss."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John T. Crisp (1838-1903) — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo. Born near Lone Jack, Jackson County, Mo., April 3, 1838. Democrat. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1878 (Democratic, 8th District), 1880 (Democratic, 8th District), 1882 (Independent Democratic, 5th District); member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 1st District, 1895-98, 1903; died in office 1903. Sponsor of "Jim Crow" bill to require racial segregation on railroads. Died, from heart disease, in Independence, Jackson County, Mo., April 21, 1903 (age 65 years, 18 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Independence, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Greenville Crisp (1813-1865) and Elizabeth 'Betsy' (Cockrell) Crisp; married, December 18, 1866, to Annie Parker; grandnephew of Moses Cockrell; great-grandson of Simon Cockrell; first cousin once removed of Elisha Logan Cockrell, Harrison Cockrill, Jeremiah Vardaman Cockrell and Francis Marion Cockrell; second cousin of Ewing Cockrell; second cousin once removed of Egbert Railey Cockrell and James Harris Baldwin (1876-1944); third cousin once removed of Hiram Phillips.
  Political family: Cockrell-South family of Kentucky.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  George Addison Whiting (1827-1903) — also known as George A. Whiting — of California. Born in Holliston, Middlesex County, Mass., September 20, 1827. Member of California state assembly 12th District, 1871-73. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died, of heart disease, in Holliston, Middlesex County, Mass., September 14, 1903 (age 75 years, 359 days). Interment at Lake Grove Cemetery, Holliston, Mass.
  Albert S. Amerman (1849-1903) — of Rochford, Pennington County, S.Dak. Born in Ohio, January 7, 1849. Republican. Physician; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 45th District, 1893-96. Died, from dropsy (congestive heart failure), in Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak., October 6, 1903 (age 54 years, 272 days). Interment at Bell Park Cemetery, Rochford, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of John Amerman and Emeline (Castner) Amerman; married to Nettie A. DeWitt (1849-1902).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
John R. Procter John R. Procter (c.1844-1903) — Born in Mason County, Ky., about 1844. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Kentucky state geologist; member, U.S. Civil Service Commission, 1893-1903; died in office 1903. Died, from angina pectoris, at the Cosmos Club, Washington, D.C., December 12, 1903 (age about 59 years). Burial location unknown.
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, May 1902
  Frederic René Coudert (1832-1903) — also known as Frederic R. Coudert — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 1, 1832. Democrat. Lawyer; government director, 1885-88, and receiver, 1892-98, of Union Pacific Railroad; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1896. Catholic. French ancestry. Died, from heart and liver troubles, in Washington, D.C., December 20, 1903 (age 71 years, 294 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Coudert; married to Elizabeth McCredy; grandfather of Frederic René Coudert, Jr. (1898-1972).
  Political family: Coudert-Catlin-Tracy family of New York City, New York.
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)
  Thomas J. Cummings (c.1839-1904) — of New York. Born about 1839. U.S. Consul in Puerto Cabello, 1903-04, died in office 1904. Died, from heart disease, in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela, May 10, 1904 (age about 65 years). Burial location unknown.
  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
  James Philip Eagle (1837-1904) — also known as James P. Eagle — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born in Maury County, Tenn., August 10, 1837. Democrat. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; minister; planter; delegate to Arkansas state constitutional convention, 1874; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1884; Governor of Arkansas, 1889-93. Baptist. Died, of heart failure, December 20, 1904 (age 67 years, 132 days). Interment at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Little Rock, Ark.
  Relatives: Son of James Eagle and Charity (Swaim) Eagle; married 1882 to Mary Kavanaugh Oldham (1854-1903; sister of William Kavanaugh Oldham (1865-1938)).
  William Alvord (1833-1904) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 3, 1833. Hardware dealer; banker; mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 1871-73; San Francisco Police Commissioner, 1878-99. Member, Loyal Legion; American Forestry Association. Died, of heart failure due to bronchial troubles, in San Francisco, Calif., December 21, 1904 (age 71 years, 353 days). Interment at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of William Alvord and Mary Elizabeth Alvord; married to Mary Eliza McIntosh.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edwin Einstein (1842-1905) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, November 18, 1842. Republican. Banker; U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1879-81; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1892; president, New River Mineral Company; director, Alabama Mineral Land Company; director, Raritan Woolen Mills; trustee, Texas Pacific Land Trust. Jewish. Died, of heart trouble, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 24, 1905 (age 62 years, 67 days). Interment at Beth Olom Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Lamle 'Lewis' Einstein and Judith Einstein (1818-1883); married to Fanny Hendricks; uncle of Lewis David Einstein (1877-1967).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
Charles E. Bentley Charles Eugene Bentley (1841-1905) — also known as Charles E. Bentley — of Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa; Butler County, Neb.; Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Warners, Onondaga County, N.Y., April 30, 1841. Baptist minister; Nebraska Prohibition state chair, 1895-96; National candidate for President of the United States, 1896. Baptist. Died, from a heart attack, in a lodging house at Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., February 4, 1905 (age 63 years, 280 days). Interment at Blue Valley Cemetery, Surprise, Neb.
  Relatives: Married 1863 to Persis Orilla Freeman.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Family photo
  Jacob Worth (1838-1905) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1838. Republican. Member of New York state assembly, 1864-66, 1868, 1873-76, 1878 (Kings County 7th District 1864-66, Kings County 6th District 1868, 1873-76, 1878); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1884, 1900; member of New York state senate 4th District, 1886-89. Died, of a heart attack, at the Eastman Hotel, Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark., February 21, 1905 (age about 66 years). Interment at The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Augustus Samuel Miller (1847-1905) — also known as Augustus S. Miller — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in Plainfield, Windham County, Conn., August 13, 1847. Democrat. Lawyer; Speaker of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 1889-91; mayor of Providence, R.I., 1903-05; died in office 1905. Died, from heart disease, in Providence, Providence County, R.I., September 26, 1905 (age 58 years, 44 days). Interment at North Burial Ground, Providence, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of Simon Williams Miller (1811-1875) and Ann (Lawton) Miller (1815-1865); married to Elizabeth LeMoine Davis (1852-1932).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cornelius Denton Gist (1843-1905) — also known as C. D. Gist — of Athens, Athens County, Ohio. Born in Muskingum County, Ohio, December 30, 1843. Postmaster at Athens, Ohio, 1901-05. Died, from heart trouble, in Athens, Athens County, Ohio, November 6, 1905 (age 61 years, 311 days). Interment at West Union Street Cemetery, Athens, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Charles W. Gist (1818-1878) and Melinda (Wilson) Gist; married to Susan Helen 'Susie' Allen (1845-1934).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Smith Havens (1834-1906) — also known as Charles S. Havens — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Born in Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., August 26, 1834. Democrat. Merchant; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1878. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died, from a heart attack, in his general store, Center Moriches, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., April 23, 1906 (age 71 years, 240 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Center Moriches, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Havens (1787-1850) and Elizabeth (Ketcham) Havens (1796-1863); brother of John Scudder Havens; married to Nancy Matilda Williamson (1837-1920); father of John Lewis Havens; second cousin thrice removed of Henry Scudder; third cousin of Wickham Sayre Havens; third cousin once removed of Jonathan Nicoll Havens; fourth cousin of Benjamin Nicoll Huntington; fourth cousin once removed of Caleb Scudder (1795-1866) and Henry Joel Scudder.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Henry Bristow (1840-1906) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in St. Michaels, Azores, June 5, 1840. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; merchant; U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1901-03; defeated, 1902. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Freemasons. Died, from heart trouble, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 11, 1906 (age 66 years, 128 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Herron Eckels (1858-1907) — also known as James H. Eckels — Born in Princeton, Bureau County, Ill., November 22, 1858. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1892, 1904; U.S. Comptroller of the Currency, 1893-97; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Died, from heart disease, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 14, 1907 (age 48 years, 143 days). Interment at Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of James Starr Eckels (1827-1907) and Margaret D. Eckels; married 1887 to Fannie Lisette Reed (1866-1924).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Comptrollers of the Currency
  Auguste Fusenot (1851-1907) — of San Francisco, Calif.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in France, February, 1851. Naturalized U.S. citizen; dry goods merchant; bank director; Consular Agent for France in Los Angeles, Calif., 1898-1907. French ancestry. Died, from heart failure, during stomach surgery, in Paris, France, May 27, 1907 (age 56 years, 0 days). Interment at Père la Chaise Cemetery, Paris, France.
  Henry Ernestus Muhlenberg (1850-1907) — also known as Henry E. Muhlenberg — of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa. Born in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa., January 18, 1850. Physician; mayor of Lancaster, Pa., 1899-1902. Died, from heart disease, in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa., June 17, 1907 (age 57 years, 150 days). Interment at Woodward Hill Cemetery, Lancaster, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Ernestus Muhlenberg (1817-1877) and Catharine (Cameron) Muhlenberg (1823-1860); married, December 23, 1879, to Emma Jean Fell (1859-1929); grandnephew of Henry Augustus Philip Muhlenberg; great-grandnephew of John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg (1746-1807) and Frederick Augustus Conrad Muhlenberg; first cousin once removed of Henry Augustus Muhlenberg and Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg; first cousin twice removed of Francis Swaine Muhlenberg; second cousin once removed of Hiester Henry Muhlenberg.
  Political family: Muhlenberg-Hiester family of Pennsylvania (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Henry Hachemeister (1867-1907) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Tottenville, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 8, 1867. Democrat. Brewer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 22nd District, 1898; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900. While suffering from Bright's disease and dropsy (probably congestive heart failure), he was drinking heavily, when he collapsed, and died soon after, in a room at the Harlem Central Hotel, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 5, 1907 (age 39 years, 239 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Christian Hachemeister; married, May 14, 1891, to Anna Oppermann.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dexter Mason Ferry (1833-1907) — also known as Dexter M. Ferry — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Lowville, Lewis County, N.Y., August 8, 1833. Republican. Founder and president, D. M. Ferry seed company; president, American Harrow Company; director, Detroit Copper and Brass Rolling Mills; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1892, 1904; Michigan Republican state chair, 1896-99. Died, from heart disease, in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., November 10, 1907 (age 74 years, 94 days). Interment at Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Northrop Ferry and Lucy (Mason) Ferry (1810-1899); married to Adeline Elizabeth Miller (1841-1906); father of Dexter Mason Ferry, Jr. (1873-1959).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William T. Elmer (1835-1907) — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Born in Rome, Oneida County, N.Y., November 6, 1835. Republican. Lawyer; Middlesex County State's Attorney, 1863-75, 1883-95; member of Connecticut state senate 18th District, 1873; mayor of Middletown, Conn., 1876; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1895; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1895-1904. Episcopalian. Died, of heart trouble, in Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn., November 11, 1907 (age 72 years, 5 days). Interment at Indian Hill Cemetery, Middletown, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Lobbeus E. Elmer (U.S. Marshal) and Charlotte (Mudge) Elmer; married, May 21, 1862, to Catherine L. Camp.
  John Mason, Jr. (1834-1907) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico, March 6, 1834. Vice-Consul for Brazil in Philadelphia, Pa., 1877-99; Vice-Consul for Portugal in Philadelphia, Pa., 1877-1906. Died, from heart disease, in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 29, 1907 (age 73 years, 268 days). Interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of John Mason (1802-1874) and Mary Eliza (Babson) Mason (1803-1890); married, February 23, 1865, to Mary Bleight Hazlehurst (1845-1932); third cousin twice removed of Henry Fisk Janes; third cousin thrice removed of Arthur Taggard Appleton; fourth cousin of William Henry Harrison Stowell; fourth cousin once removed of Carlos Coolidge, Elijah Livermore Hamlin (1800-1872), Hannibal Hamlin and George Pickering Bemis.
  Political families: Appleton family of Massachusetts; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; 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
  Joshua Abbe Fessenden (1841-1908) — also known as Joshua A. Fessenden — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Rockland, Knox County, Maine, February 15, 1841. Republican. Postmaster at Stamford, Conn., 1897-1908. Died, from heart disease, in Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn., June 24, 1908 (age 67 years, 130 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Clement Fessenden (1815-1882) and Mary Abigail Grosvenor (Abbe) Fessenden (1816-1905); brother of Samuel Fessenden (1847-1908) and Oliver Grosvenor Fessenden; married to Mary Abbie Conner (1841-1937); nephew of William Pitt Fessenden, Thomas Amory Deblois Fessenden and Joseph Palmer Fessenden; uncle of Charles Milton Fessenden; grandson of Samuel Clement Fessenden (1784-1869); first cousin of James Deering Fessenden and Francis Fessenden (1839-1906); third cousin once removed of William Fessenden Allen; third cousin twice removed of Benjamin Fessenden, John Milton Fessenden and Charles Backus Hyde Fessenden; fourth cousin once removed of Walter Fessenden, Samuel Fessenden (1845-1903), Richard Bradford Coolidge and Arthur William Coolidge.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Benjamin H. Ridgely (1861-1908) — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Caroline County, Md., July 13, 1861. Newspaper editor; U.S. Consul in Geneva, 1893-1900; Malaga, 1900-02; Nantes, 1902-04; U.S. Consul General in Barcelona, 1904-08; Mexico City, 1908, died in office 1908. Died, from heart failure, en route to Mexico City, in a Pullman railroad car at Monterrey, Nuevo León, October 10, 1908 (age 47 years, 89 days). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Frederick W. Ridgely and Harriet (Isett) Ridgely (1833-1920); married, January 5, 1891, to Kate Ewing Eaches; great-grandnephew of Richard Ridgely; first cousin thrice removed of Daniel Dorsey; second cousin twice removed of Andrew Dorsey; third cousin thrice removed of Alexander Warfield and Thomas Beale Dorsey (1780-1855).
  Political families: Dorsey-Poffenbarger family of Maryland; Maull family of Lewes, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Delos Abiel Blodgett (1825-1908) — also known as Delos A. Blodgett — of Hersey, Osceola County, Mich.; Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Otsego, Otsego County, N.Y., March 3, 1825. Republican. Lumber merchant; banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1880, 1892, 1900. Founder of towns in Michigan: Baldwin, Evart, and Hersey. Died, from arteriosclerosis, in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., November 1, 1908 (age 83 years, 243 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Abiel Davis Blodgett (1794-1861) and Susan (Richmond) Blodgett (1796-1866); married, September 9, 1859, to Jane S. 'Jennie' Wood (1841-1890); married, June 3, 1893, to Daisy Albertine Peck (1862-1947); father of John Wood Blodgett; grandfather of John Wood Blodgett, Jr.; second cousin once removed of Caleb Blodgett (1793-1872); third cousin of Isaac Newton Blodgett; third cousin thrice removed of Isaiah Kidder, Lyman Kidder, Ezra Kidder and David Kidder; fourth cousin once removed of Chauncey Fitch Cleveland.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Francis A. Freer (1843-1908) — also known as Frank A. Freer — of Galesburg, Knox County, Ill. Born in Pennsylvania, April 6, 1843. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; school teacher; postmaster at Galesburg, Ill., 1889-93, 1897-1908. Presbyterian. French Huguenot and Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Good Templars; Ancient Order of United Workmen; Odd Fellows; Freemasons. Died, from heart disease, in Galesburg, Knox County, Ill., December 16, 1908 (age 65 years, 254 days). Interment at Hope Cemetery, Galesburg, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Abram Freer and Mary (McKimens) Freer; married, December 26, 1871, to Jennie E. Christy (1850-1903; she and her daughter Alda Freer Henry were among the 602 killed in the Iroquois Theatre fire in Chicago).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chauncey H. Gage (1840-1909) — of East Saginaw (now part of Saginaw), Saginaw County, Mich.; Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born July 17, 1840. Lawyer; circuit judge in Michigan 10th Circuit, 1882-93, 1906-09; died in office 1909. Died, from heart failure, in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., April 7, 1909 (age 68 years, 264 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Saginaw, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Morgan Lewis Gage (1807?-1876) and Amy (Coffin) Gage; married 1864 to Mary Mildred Smith; married 1874 to Isabella Peck.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Joseph Dominic Montedonico (1852-1909) — also known as Joseph D. Montedonico — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., April 4, 1852. Banker; insurance business; Consular Agent for Italy in Memphis, Tenn., 1875-77, 1892-96; member of Tennessee state senate; elected 1884. Italian ancestry. Died, from heart disease and malaria, in Hotel Pilgrim, Plymouth, Plymouth County, Mass., September 8, 1909 (age 57 years, 157 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Louis Montedonico (1813-1872) and Mary Magdalena (Signaigo) Montedonico (1831-1881); married, June 2, 1873, to Annie Louisa Bacigalupo (1857-1922).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Patrick H. McCarren Patrick Henry McCarren (1849-1909) — also known as Patrick H. McCarren; "Friend of the Sugar Trust" — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in East Cambridge, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., June 18, 1849. Democrat. Cooper; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 6th District, 1882-83, 1889; member of New York state senate, 1890-93, 1896-1909 (4th District 1890-93, 7th District 1896-1909); died in office 1909; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1892, 1904. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Political boss who dominated Brooklyn politics for twenty years. Died, from intestinal degeneration, complicated by appendicitis and myocarditis, in St. Catherine's Hospital, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 23, 1909 (age 60 years, 127 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Presumably named for: Patrick Henry
  Relatives: Married to Catherine M. 'Katie' Hogan (1854-1883).
  McCarren Park (opened 1906 as Greenpoint Park; renamed in 1909), in Brooklyn, New York, is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: New York Red Book 1907
  Francis Rives Lassiter (1866-1909) — also known as Francis R. Lassiter — of Petersburg, Va. Born in Petersburg, Va., February 18, 1866. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1893-96; U.S. Representative from Virginia 4th District, 1900-03, 1907-09; died in office 1909. Died, from heart disease, in the Elks Home, Bedford, Bedford County, Va., October 31, 1909 (age 43 years, 255 days). Interment at Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Daniel W. Lassiter; brother of Charles T. Lassiter; married to Fannie McGill; great-grandnephew of Francis Everod Rives (1792-1861).
  Political family: Lassiter family of Petersburg, Virginia.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  George Henry Fitts (1851-1909) — also known as George H. Fitts — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y., September 29, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; Albany County Surrogate, 1896-1905; Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1906-09; died in office 1909. Died, from heart disease, in his room at the Eagle Hotel, Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y., December 17, 1909 (age 58 years, 79 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Lucian Fitts and Lemira 'Myra' (Slocum) Fitts; married, June 4, 1896, to Clare Belle Bogue (1854-1946).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  George B. Anderson (1863-1910) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Kentucky, 1863. Newspaper correspondent; U.S. Consul in Antigua, 1896-97, 1905-08; Grenoble, 1897-1900; Prescott, 1900-03; Guadeloupe, 1903-05; Martinique, 1908-10, died in office 1910. Died, from heart disease, on a West Shore train in Weehawken, Hudson County, N.J., March 2, 1910 (age about 46 years). Burial location unknown.
  Eben Alexander (1851-1910) — of Chapel Hill, Orange County, N.C. Born in Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., March 9, 1851. University professor; U.S. Minister to Greece, 1893-97; Romania, 1893-97; Serbia, 1893-97; U.S. Consul General in Athens, as of 1893-97; Bucharest, as of 1893-97; Belgrade, as of 1893-97. Died suddenly of heart disease, in Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., March 11, 1910 (age 59 years, 2 days). Interment at Old Gray Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Judge Ebenezer Alexander and Margaret White (McClung) Alexander; married, October 15, 1874, to Marion Howard-Smith (1852-1940); grandson of Adam Rankin Alexander (1781-1848).
  Epitaph: "A Worthy Son of a Noble Father."
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edward T. Rose (1857-1910) — of Athens, Athens County, Ohio. Born August 8, 1857. Lawyer; mayor of Athens, Ohio, 1888-90, 1899-1902. Died, of a heart condition, March 27, 1910 (age 52 years, 231 days). Burial location unknown.
  Edward B. Pond (1833-1910) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Belleville, Jefferson County, N.Y., September 7, 1833. Democrat. Mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 1887-91; candidate for Governor of California, 1890. Unitarian. Died, of a heart attack, in San Francisco, Calif., April 22, 1910 (age 76 years, 227 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.
  Edward Theodore Bartlett (1841-1910) — also known as Edward T. Bartlett — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Skaneateles, Onondaga County, N.Y., June 14, 1841. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1891; judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1894-1910; died in office 1910. French and English ancestry. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Union League. Died, of heart disease, in Albany Hospital, Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 3, 1910 (age 68 years, 323 days). Interment somewhere in Skaneateles, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Levi Bartlett (physician) and Harriette Elizabeth (Hopkins) Bartlett; great-grandson of Josiah Bartlett (1729-1795).
  Political family: Bartlett-O'Rear family of Frankfort, Kentucky.
  Lloyd Wheaton Bowers (1859-1910) — also known as Lloyd W. Bowers — of Winona, Winona County, Minn. Born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., March 9, 1859. Lawyer; general counsel, Chicago & North Western Railway, 1893-1909; U.S. Solicitor General, 1909-10; died in office 1910. Member, Skull and Bones. Died, from a heart attack, while suffering from bronchitis, in the Touraine Hotel, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 9, 1910 (age 51 years, 184 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Dwight Bowers (born 1825) and Martha Wheaton (Dowd) Bowers (born 1834); married, September 7, 1887, to Louisa Bennett Wilson (died 1897; daughter of Thomas Wilson (1827-1910)); married 1906 to Charlotte Josephine (Lewis) Watson; father of Martha Wheaton Bowers (1889-1958; who married Robert Alphonso Taft).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
David B. Hill David Bennett Hill (1843-1910) — also known as David B. Hill — of Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y.; Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Havana, Chemung County (now Montour Falls, Schuyler County), N.Y., August 29, 1843. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Chemung County, 1871-72; mayor of Elmira, N.Y., 1882; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1883-85; Governor of New York, 1885-92; defeated, 1894; U.S. Senator from New York, 1892-97; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1892; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1896, 1904. Died, from Bright's disease and heart disease, in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., October 20, 1910 (age 67 years, 52 days). Interment at Montour Cemetery, Montour Falls, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Caleb Hill and Eunice Hill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Image source: The Parties and The Men (1896)
  Benjamin H. Barrows (1847-1910) — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Born near Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, December 30, 1847. Newspaper reporter; member of University of Nebraska board of regents, 1875-76; U.S. Consul in Dublin, 1876-86; librarian; U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1903-10; died in office 1910. Died, from bronchitis and heart disease, in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., December 30, 1910 (age 63 years, 0 days). Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Omaha, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Willard Barrows and Ann Barrows; brother of Caroline Barrows (who married Joseph Hopkins Millard (1836-1922)); married 1878 to Lizzie Phelan (died 1886); married to Gertrude Carpenter Fitzpatrick.
  Political family: Millard family of Omaha, Nebraska.
  Edwin Ames Jaggard (1859-1911) — also known as Edwin A. Jaggard — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Altoona, Blair County, Pa., June 21, 1859. District judge in Minnesota 2nd District, 1899-1904; justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1905-11; died in office 1911. Died, of heart failure, in Hamilton, Bermuda, February 13, 1911 (age 51 years, 237 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Clement Jaggard and Annie Jane (Wright) Jaggard; married 1890 to Anna May Averill (daughter of John Thomas Averill (1825-1889)).
  Political family: Hamlin-Bemis-Stowell-Appleton family of Bangor, Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Willard Lee Eaton (1848-1911) — also known as Willard L. Eaton — of Osage, Mitchell County, Iowa. Born in Delhi, Delaware County, Iowa, October 13, 1848. Republican. Mayor of Osage, Iowa, 1883-86; Speaker of the Iowa State House of Representatives, 1902-03; member of Iowa railroad commission, 1907-10; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1908. Member, Freemasons. Died, from heart disease, in Osage, Mitchell County, Iowa, June 7, 1911 (age 62 years, 237 days). Interment at Osage Cemetery, Osage, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Arial Kendrick Eaton (1813-1896) and Sarah (Jarnagin) Eaton (1827-1903).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Benjamin Hubbard Cozart (1839-1911) — also known as Benjamin H. Cozart — of Oxford, Granville County, N.C.; Durham, Durham County, N.C. Born in Granville County, N.C., March 4, 1839. Building contractor; member of North Carolina state senate 21st District, 1883-84. Died, from mitral aortic regurgitation, in Durham, Durham County, N.C., August 10, 1911 (age 72 years, 159 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Oxford, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Allen W. Cozart (1804-1861) and Sarah 'Sallie' (Rogers) Cozart (1819-1893); married, March 2, 1864, to Rebecca Frances Rogers (1843-1886); married 1887 to Leila Jeffreys Thorpe; third cousin once removed of William Bradley Umstead (1895-1954).
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Umstead-Grimmet-Byrd family of Durham, North Carolina (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Alva Winslow Nichols (1848-1911) — also known as Alva W. Nichols — of Greenville, Montcalm County, Mich. Born in Michigan, October 6, 1848. Physician; surgeon; candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1894 (People's), 1908 (Independent); Democratic candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1896; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1898; Michigan People's Party state chair, 1899; member of Michigan People's Party State Executive Committee, 1899; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1904. Died, from cardiac dropsy (congestive heart failure), in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., August 22, 1911 (age 62 years, 320 days). Interment at Fulton Street Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Charles M. Nichols (1820-1861) and Mary A. (Winslow) Nichols (1825-1902).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cornelius Newton Bliss (1833-1911) — also known as Cornelius N. Bliss — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Fall River, Bristol County, Mass., January 26, 1833. Republican. Dry goods merchant; banker; New York Republican state chair, 1887-89; Treasurer of Republican National Committee, 1892-1904; U.S. Secretary of the Interior, 1897-99; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900, 1904. English ancestry. Member, Union League. Died, from heart disease, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 9, 1911 (age 78 years, 256 days). Entombed at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Asahel Newton Bliss and Irene Borden (Luther) Bliss; married, March 30, 1859, to Elizabeth Mary Plummer (1837-1923); father of Cornelius Newton Bliss, Jr. (1874-1949); fourth cousin once removed of Albert Bliss.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Dows-Burden family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Allen Coy (1835-1912) — also known as William A. Coy — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan. Born in Portage County, Ohio, November 30, 1835. Republican. Mayor of Kansas City, Kan., 1889-91. Died, of heart disease and nephritis, in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., March 27, 1912 (age 76 years, 118 days). Interment at Mt. Washington Cemetery, Independence, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Allen Coy and Sarah Coy.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  George Roland Malby (1857-1912) — also known as George R. Malby — of Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Born in Canton, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., September 16, 1857. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1891-95 (St. Lawrence County 1st District 1891-92, St. Lawrence County 1893-95); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904, 1908, 1912; U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1907-12; died in office 1912. Died, from heart disease, in his room at the Murray Hill Hotel, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 5, 1912 (age 54 years, 293 days). Interment at Ogdensburg Cemetery, Ogdensburg, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Hamilton King (1852-1912) — of Olivet, Eaton County, Mich. Born in St. John's, Newfoundland, June 4, 1852. Republican. Naturalized U.S. citizen; author; preacher; lecturer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896; U.S. Minister to Siam, 1898-1912, died in office 1912; U.S. Consul General in Bangkok, 1898-1912, died in office 1912. Died, from uremia and heart disease, in Bangkok, Thailand, September 2, 1912 (age 60 years, 90 days). Interment at Bangkok Protestant Cemetery, Bangkok, Thailand.
  Relatives: Son of William King (1818-1880) and Maria (Squires) King (1820-1880); married, August 27, 1884, to Cora Lee Seward (1855-1934); father of Marie Seward King (1886-1981; who married James Maxwell Shackleton (1896-1968)).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Alfred Proskauer (1850-1912) — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Born in Breslau, Prussia (now Wroclaw, Poland), December 31, 1850. Honorary Vice-Consul for Netherlands in Mobile, Ala., 1902-08. Jewish. Dropped dead, probably from a heart attack, on Dauphin and Claiborne streets, Mobile, Mobile County, Ala., October 25, 1912 (age 61 years, 299 days). Interment at Springhill Avenue Temple Cemetery, Mobile, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Johann 'John" Proskauer (1810-1893) and Adelbeit 'Adelaide' (Bloch) Proskauer; married to Rebecca Leinkauf (1858-1927; daughter of William H. Leinkauf); father of Joseph Meyer Proskauer (1877-1971).
  Political family: Proskauer-Leinkauf family of Mobile, Alabama.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sheridan Pitt Read (1861-1912) — also known as Sheridan P. Read — of New York. Born in Paris, Edgar County, Ill., September 14, 1861. U.S. Consul in Tientsin, 1893-98. Died, from heart disease, in London, England, October 31, 1912 (age 51 years, 47 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Col. Sheridan Pitt Read (1830-1862; killed in battle of Murfreesboro).
Julius H. Stahel Julius H. Stahel (1827-1912) — also known as Julius H. Stahel-Számwald — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Szeged, Hungary, November 5, 1827. Newspaper editor; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; received the Medal of Honor in 1893 for action at the Battle of Piedmont, June 5, 1864; U.S. Consul in Yokohama, 1866-69; Osaka, 1877-84; Hiogo, 1877-84; mining engineer; U.S. Consul General in Shanghai, 1884-85; insurance executive. Hungarian ancestry. Member, Loyal Legion. Died, from angina pectoris, in the Hotel St. James, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 4, 1912 (age 85 years, 29 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Empire State Notables (1914)
  Lewis J. Martin (1844-1913) — of Newton, Sussex County, N.J. Born near Deckertown (now Sussex), Sussex County, N.J., February 22, 1844. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1879-81; county judge in New Jersey, 1881-96; member of New Jersey state senate from Sussex County, 1898-1903; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 6th District, 1913; died in office 1913. Dropped dead, from heart disease, in Union Station, Washington, D.C., May 5, 1913 (age 69 years, 72 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery, Newton, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Lewis Seaman Patrick (1843-1913) — also known as Lewis S. Patrick — of Marinette, Marinette County, Wis. Born in Fishkill, Dutchess County, N.Y., June 8, 1843. Republican. Postmaster at Marinette, Wis., 1890-94, 1898-1906; personal secretary to U.S. Sen. Isaac Stephenson, 1907-13. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Died, from heart failure, in Washington, D.C., July 2, 1913 (age 70 years, 24 days). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery, Marinette, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Rowland Patrick (1814-1869) and Caroline (Ludington) Patrick (1816-1898); married to Sarah W. Butterick (1846-1926); nephew of Harrison Ludington (1812-1891).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
William J. Gaynor William Jay Gaynor (1849-1913) — also known as William J. Gaynor; "Brother Adrian Denys" — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Oriskany, Oneida County, N.Y., February 2, 1849. Democrat. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1894-1909; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 2nd Department, 1908-09; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1910-13; died in office 1913; shot in the throat by James J. Gallagher, a former city employee, on August 9, 1910. Irish ancestry. Died, from a heart attack, on board the steamship Baltic, in the North Atlantic Ocean, September 10, 1913 (age 64 years, 220 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.; memorial monument at Cadman Plaza Park, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Keiron Gaynor and Elizabeth (Handwright) Gaynor.
  Cross-reference: Edward M. Grout — James P. Kohler
  Gaynor Plaza, the triangle between Flatbush Avenue, St. John's Place, and Eighth Avenue, Brooklyn, New York, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Joseph William Craven (1854-1913) — also known as Joseph W. Craven — of Norwood (now part of Norwood Young America), Carver County, Minn. Born in Milford, Penobscot County, Maine, March 19, 1854. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state senate 37th District, 1891-94; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1904; candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota, 1904, 1910. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died, of apoplexy (stroke), with contributory arteriosclerosis, in Norwood (now part of Norwood Young America), Carver County, Minn., December 21, 1913 (age 59 years, 277 days). Interment at Catholic Church Cemetery, Norwood Young America, Minn.
  Relatives: Uncle of Thomas David Craven (1900-1961).
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  George Morgan Thomas (1828-1914) — also known as George M. Thomas — of Vanceburg, Lewis County, Ky. Born near Poplar Flat, Lewis County, Ky., November 23, 1828. Republican. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1859-63, 1872-73; county judge in Kentucky, 1868; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1871; circuit judge in Kentucky, 1874-80; U.S. Attorney for Kentucky, 1881-85; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1884, 1888; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 9th District, 1887-89; defeated, 1870. Died, reportedly from angina pectoris, in Vanceburg, Lewis County, Ky., January 7, 1914 (age 85 years, 45 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Vanceburg, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Elijah H. Thomas and Mary Arminta (Boggs) Thomas.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  John Lewis Griffiths (1855-1914) — also known as John L. Griffiths — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 7, 1855. Republican. Lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1887; Indiana reporter of state courts, 1889-93; U.S. Consul in Liverpool, 1905-09; U.S. Consul General in London, 1909-14, died in office 1914. Congregationalist. Welsh ancestry. Died, of a heart seizure, in London, England, May 17, 1914 (age 58 years, 222 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of David G. Griffiths and Elizabeth (Hughes) Griffiths; married, June 5, 1889, to Caroline Henderson.
William B. Hornblower William Butler Hornblower (1851-1914) — also known as William B. Hornblower — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., May 13, 1851. Democrat. Lawyer; nominated for a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1893, but not confirmed; judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1914; appointed 1914; died in office 1914. Member, American Bar Association. Died, from myocarditis, in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., June 16, 1914 (age 63 years, 34 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Henry Hornblower (1820-1883) and Matilda (Butler) Hornblower; married, April 26, 1882, to Susan Craney Sanford (1855-1886); married, January 31, 1894, to Emily Allis (Sanford) Nelson (1848-1930; sister of first wife); nephew of Harriette Burnet Hornblower (1810-1868; who married Lewis Bartholomew Woodruff) and Mary Hornblower (1816-1896; who married Joseph Philo Bradley); grandson of Joseph Coerten Hornblower; great-grandson of Josiah Hornblower.
  Political family: Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Empire State Notables (1914)
  Thomas Edward Heenan (1848-1914) — also known as Thomas E. Heenan — Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., 1848. Physician; U.S. Consul in Odessa, as of 1897-1905; Warsaw, as of 1914. Irish ancestry. Died, from heart disease, in Fiume, Hungary (now Rijeka, Croatia), June 26, 1914 (age about 65 years). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Col. Dennis Heenan (1818-1872) and Margaret (O'Donnell) Heenan.
  Martin Linn Clardy (1844-1914) — also known as Martin L. Clardy — of Farmington, St. Francois County, Mo. Born in Ste. Genevieve County, Mo., April 26, 1844. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1879-89 (1st District 1879-83, 10th District 1883-89); defeated, 1888; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1892. Died, from heart disease, in St. Louis, Mo., July 5, 1914 (age 70 years, 70 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Johnson B. Clardy and Susan (Eubank) Clardy; first cousin once removed of Kit Francis Clardy (1892-1961).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Fred A. Busse (1866-1914) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 3, 1866. Republican. Hardware business; coal dealer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1895-98; member of Illinois state senate, 1899-1900; Illinois state treasurer, 1903-05; member of Illinois Republican State Committee, 1905; postmaster at Chicago, Ill., 1905-07; mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1907-11; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1908; member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1910. German ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Died, from valvular heart disease, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 9, 1914 (age 48 years, 128 days). Interment at Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Married 1908 to Josephine Lee.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brigham Thomas Phelps (1841-1914) — also known as Brigham T. Phelps — of Westminster, Windham County, Vt. Born in Houghtonville, Grafton, Windham County, Vt., May 4, 1841. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; deputy sheriff; farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Westminster, 1888. Died, from myocarditis, in Westminster, Windham County, Vt., November 6, 1914 (age 73 years, 186 days). Interment at Westminster New Cemetery, Westminster, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of John Phelps (1814-1884) and Judith (Brigham) Phelps (1818-1902); married 1874 to Anna Olive Holton (1852-1925).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Tyler Bean (1851-1914) — also known as Charles T. Bean — of Newport, Orleans County, Vt. Born in Coventry, Orleans County, Vt., April 24, 1851. Republican. Deputy sheriff; railway conductor; real estate business; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Newport, 1910. Died, from heart disease, in Newport, Orleans County, Vt., November 15, 1914 (age 63 years, 205 days). Interment at East Main Street Cemetery, Newport, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Silas Bean and Sophronia (Thrasher) Bean; married to Lillian A. Rowell (1852-1938).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Martin Ward (1874-1914) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Missouri, May 5, 1874. Democrat. Bartender; elected Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 3rd District 1914, but died before taking office. Irish ancestry. Died, from heart disease, in St. Louis, Mo., November 26, 1914 (age 40 years, 205 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Martin Ward and Margaret (Curley) Ward.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Adolph Guttmacher (1861-1915) — also known as Adolf Guttmacher — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind.; Baltimore, Md. Born in Jaraczewo, Silesia (now Poland), January 7, 1861. Democrat. Rabbi; offered prayer, Democratic National Convention, 1912. Jewish. Died, from a heart attack, aboard the train Pennsylvania Limited, en route from Baltimore to Chicago, near Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, Pa., January 17, 1915 (age 54 years, 10 days). Interment at Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Mannheim Guttmacher and Dorothea Guttmacher; married, June 14, 1892, to Laura Oppenheimer (1873-1966); father of Alan Guttmacher (1898-1974; obstetrician and gynecologist, president of Planned Parenthood).
  Books by Adolph Guttmacher: Optimism and Pessimism in the Old and New Testaments (1903) — A History of the Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, 1830-1905 (1905)
  Arthur Orin Bement (1847-1915) — also known as Arthur O. Bement — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Fostoria, Seneca County, Ohio, May 22, 1847. Republican. Mayor of Lansing, Mich., 1892-93. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Grand Army of the Republic. Founder, with his father, of the E. Bement Sons implement and stove manufacturing firm. Died, of heart trouble, in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., January 26, 1915 (age 67 years, 249 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Lansing, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Edgar Littlefield (1851-1915) — also known as Charles E. Littlefield — of Rockland, Knox County, Maine; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Lebanon, York County, Maine, June 21, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1885-88; Speaker of the Maine State House of Representatives, 1887-88; Maine state attorney general, 1889-92; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1892, 1896; U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1899-1908; defeated (People's), 1898; resigned 1908. Died, from an embolism ten days after surgery, in the Post-Graduate Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 2, 1915 (age 63 years, 315 days). Interment at Achorn Cemetery, Rockland, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. William Hobbs Littlefield and Mary (Stevens) Littlefield; married, February 18, 1878, to Clara Ayer; third cousin twice removed of Nathaniel Swett Littlefield (1804-1882).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Simpson Reid (1860-1915) — of Palmetto, Campbell County (now Fulton County), Ga.; Decatur, DeKalb County, Ga. Born in November, 1860. Superior court judge in Georgia, 1913-15. Member, Freemasons. Died, from a heart attack, in Decatur, DeKalb County, Ga., June 7, 1915 (age 54 years, 0 days). Interment at Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Simpson Reid and Catherine Matilda (Whiteside) Reid; brother of Harry Maurelle Reid (1853-?); married to Hettie Handley (1859-1934); nephew of John Lafayette Reid; uncle of Charles Simpson Reid; first cousin of William W. Murray.
  Political family: Reid family of Atlanta, Georgia.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Franklin Moore (1845-1915) — of St. Clair, St. Clair County, Mich. Born in St. Clair, St. Clair County, Mich., September 6, 1845. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; salt manufacturer; postmaster at St. Clair, Mich., 1881, 1891; member of Michigan state house of representatives from St. Clair County 2nd District, 1899-1902. Died, from atrial stenosis, in St. Clair, St. Clair County, Mich., July 12, 1915 (age 69 years, 309 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, St. Clair, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Reuben Moore (1805-1857) and Margaret (Riddle) Moore (1806-1868); married, June 11, 1873, to Emily S. Parmelee (1847-1898); father of Franklin Moore (1877-?).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Horace J. Harvey (1833-1915) — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in Fort Ann, Washington County, N.Y., September 30, 1833. Flour mill business; grain and flour merchant; U.S. Consul in Fort Erie, 1902-14. Died, from heart disease, in Fort Erie, Ontario, October 30, 1915 (age 82 years, 30 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John H. Harvey and Harriett (Swift) Harvey.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  George Madison Roberts (1830-1915) — also known as George M. Roberts — of San Benito County, Calif. Born in Mercer County, Ky., June 11, 1830. Democrat. Member of California state assembly 6th District, 1875-77. Member, Odd Fellows. Died, of congestive heart failure, in San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif., December 26, 1915 (age 85 years, 198 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Hollister, Calif.
  Frank J. Lutz (1855-1916) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., May 24, 1855. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1892. German ancestry. Died, from heart disease, March 24, 1916 (age 60 years, 305 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Lutz and Rosine Lutz; married, June 18, 1884, to May Selver.
  Joseph Edwin Lawton (1845-1916) — also known as Joseph E. Lawton — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio; St. Louis, Mo. Born in England, September 10, 1845. Republican. Insurance agent; elected Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 6th District 1916, but died before taking office. Died, from interstitial nephritis and arteriosclerosis, in Deaconness Hospital, St. Louis, Mo., November 10, 1916 (age 71 years, 61 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth (Tatterson) Lawton and Joseph Lawton (1822-1881); married, March 7, 1871, to Mary Louise Ficke.
  Frank Noyes Burdick (1839-1917) — also known as F. N. Burdick — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak.; East Guilford, Guilford, Windham County, Vt. Born in Guilford, Windham County, Vt., September 14, 1839. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; physician; newspaper editor; member Dakota territorial council, 1883-84. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died, from arteriosclerosis and interstitial nephritis, in Guilford, Windham County, Vt., February 22, 1917 (age 77 years, 161 days). Interment at Christ Church Cemetery, Manhasset, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Thompson Edwin Burdick (1810-1892) and Elizabeth 'Betsy' (Noyes) Burdick (1813-1901); married, September 2, 1862, to Amelia Bowker; married to Nina Davis (1837-1916).
  Epitaph: "Physician and Friend."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Joseph Hodges Choate (1832-1917) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., January 24, 1832. Lawyer; delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1894; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1899-1905. English ancestry. Member, American Philosophical Society; American Bar Association; Union League. Died, of a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 14, 1917 (age 85 years, 110 days). Interment at Stockbridge Cemetery, Stockbridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of George Choate (1796-1880) and Margaret Manning (Hodges) Choate; brother of William Gardner Choate; married, October 16, 1861, to Caroline Dutcher Sterling; nephew of Rufus Choate; grandson of George Choate (1760?-?).
  Political family: Choate family of Salem, Massachusetts.
  Cross-reference: William Phillips
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Harrison Gray Otis (1837-1917) — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky.; Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Washington County, Ohio, February 10, 1837. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1860; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; newspaper publisher; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1892; general in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War. Died, from a rupture of the heart, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., July 30, 1917 (age 80 years, 170 days). Interment at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Sarah (Dyer) Otis (1789-1879) and Stephen Otis (born 1784); married, September 11, 1859, to Eliza A. Wetherby (died 1904); second cousin of Oran Gray Otis and David Perry Otis; second cousin once removed of Lauren Ford Otis; second cousin twice removed of Samuel Allyne Otis and Ralph Chester Otis; third cousin of Asa H. Otis; third cousin once removed of Harrison Gray Otis and Norton Prentiss Otis (1840-1905); fourth cousin of John Otis, William Shaw Chandler Otis, Harris F. Otis and James Otis.
  Political family: Otis family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Winfield S. Kerr Winfield Scott Kerr (1852-1917) — also known as Winfield S. Kerr — of Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio. Born in Monroe, Richland County, Ohio, June 23, 1852. Republican. Lawyer; member of Ohio state senate, 1888-92; U.S. Representative from Ohio 14th District, 1895-1901. Died, from valvular insufficiency, in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, September 11, 1917 (age 65 years, 80 days). Interment at Mansfield Cemetery, Mansfield, Ohio.
  Presumably named for: Winfield Scott
  Relatives: Married to Susan E. Barr (1855-1918).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Alvin S. Haines (1853-1918) — of Lehigh County, Pa.; Slatington, Lehigh County, Pa. Born in Bowmanstown, Carbon County, Pa., March 21, 1853. Boat weigher; merchant; slate quarry executive; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Lehigh County, 1905-08. Died, from heart failure, in Slatington, Lehigh County, Pa., January 16, 1918 (age 64 years, 301 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Slatington, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Lorenz S. Haines (1818-1870) and Polly (Snyder) Haines (1832-1890).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Temple Emmet (1869-1918) — also known as William T. Emmet — of New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y., July 28, 1869. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 15th District, 1894; candidate for New York state senate, 1903; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1904, 1912; New York State Superintendent of Insurance, 1912-14; member, New York State Public Service Commission, 1914-18. Irish ancestry. Member, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died, following an attack of angina pectoris, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 4, 1918 (age 48 years, 191 days). Interment at Beechwoods Cemetery, New Rochelle, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Stockton Emmet (1821-1902) and Katherine 'Kitty' (Temple) Emmet (1842-1895); brother of Grenville Temple Emmet; married, June 16, 1896, to Cornelia Booraem Zabriskie (1872-1958); grandson of Robert Emmet; great-grandson of Thomas Addis Emmet; first cousin once removed of William Colville Emmet (1836-1901); second cousin twice removed of Robert Charles Winthrop.
  Political family: Emmet-Morton family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Francis Sinnott (c.1850-1918) — also known as John F. Sinnott — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born about 1850. Democrat. Real estate and insurance business; postmaster at Newark, N.J., 1916-18. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died, from heart failure, in Newark, Essex County, N.J., May 1, 1918 (age about 68 years). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange, N.J.
  Relatives: Father of John Francis Sinnott, Jr. (1875-1946).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918) — of Brattleboro, Windham County, Vt. Born in Saxtons River, Rockingham, Windham County, Vt., April 8, 1835. Republican. Postmaster at Brattleboro, Vt., 1862-69. Died, from chronic endocarditis, in Westminster, Windham County, Vt., October 7, 1918 (age 83 years, 182 days). Interment at Old Westminster Cemetery, Westminster, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Kellogg and Merab Ann (Bradley) Kellogg (1806-1845); half-brother of George Bradley Kellogg; married, May 2, 1861, to Margaret White May (1833-1892); grandson of William Czar Bradley; great-grandson of Stephen Row Bradley and Mark Richards; second cousin once removed of Luther Walter Badger and Edward Stanley Kellogg; second cousin twice removed of John Allen and Daniel Fiske Kellogg; second cousin thrice removed of Aaron Kellogg; third cousin once removed of John William Allen, Albert Gallatin Kellogg and Charles Kellogg (1839-1903); third cousin twice removed of Jonathan Elmer, Ebenezer Elmer, Jason Kellogg, Eli Elmer, Charles Kellogg (1773-1842), Orsamus Cook Merrill and Timothy Merrill; third cousin thrice removed of Daniel Chapin; fourth cousin of Stephen Wright Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of Amaziah Brainard, Silas Dewey Kellogg, Greene Carrier Bronson, Chester Ashley, Alvan Kellogg, Alvah Nash, Lucius Quintius Cincinnatus Elmer, John Russell Kellogg (1793-1868), Day Otis Kellogg, Dwight Kellogg, John Calhoun Lewis, George Smith Catlin, Ira Allen Eastman, Francis William Kellogg, Ensign Hosmer Kellogg, Farrand Fassett Merrill, Henry Gould Lewis, Harvey Gridley Eastman, George Eastman, Clement Phineas Kellogg and Franklin Warren Kellogg.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Joseph Adams (1848-1919) — also known as John J. Adams — of New York. Born in Douglas Town, New Brunswick, September 16, 1848. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1883-87 (8th District 1883-85, 7th District 1885-87). Died suddenly, of heart disease (a year after suffering a stroke of paralysis), in the Ansonia Hotel, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 16, 1919 (age 70 years, 153 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  James Withycombe (1854-1919) — of Oregon. Born in Tavistock, Devon, England, March 21, 1854. Republican. Farmer; Governor of Oregon, 1915-19; defeated in primary, 1906; died in office 1919. Member, Grange. Died, from a heart condition, in Salem, Marion County, Ore., March 3, 1919 (age 64 years, 347 days). Entombed at Mount Crest Abbey Mausoleum, Salem, Ore.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Withycombe and Mary Ann Withycombe; married, June 6, 1875, to Isabell Carpenter.
  The World War II Liberty ship SS James Withycombe (built 1943, wrecked and lost 1943) was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Fred Lockwood Keeler (1872-1919) — also known as Fred L. Keeler — of Mt. Pleasant, Isabella County, Mich.; Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Sharon Township, Washtenaw County, Mich., July 4, 1872. Republican. School teacher; college professor; Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1913-19; appointed 1913; died in office 1919. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died, from cardiac dilitation, in St. Joseph Sanitarium (hospital), Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., April 4, 1919 (age 46 years, 274 days). Interment at Grass Lake East Cemetery, Grass Lake, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Mathew E. Keeler and Anna (Osborn) Keeler; married, November 29, 1894, to Bertina 'Birdie' Bliss (1872-1945); second cousin once removed of Edwin Olmstead Keeler (1846-1923); fourth cousin once removed of Charles Taylor Sherman, William Tecumseh Sherman, Lampson Parker Sherman, David Munson Osborne and John Sherman.
  Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Herbert Porter Bissell (1856-1919) — also known as Herbert P. Bissell — of East Aurora, Erie County, N.Y.; Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in New London, Oneida County, N.Y., August 30, 1856. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for mayor of Buffalo, N.Y., 1901; vice-president, Niagara Gorge Railroad; also counsel to the Buffalo Traction Co.; Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1912-19; died in office 1919. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar. While presiding at a trial, in court, in the Niagara County Courthouse, he suffered a heart attack and died, in Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y., April 30, 1919 (age 62 years, 243 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, East Aurora, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Amos Alanson Bissell (1824-1890) and Amelia Susan (Willse) Bissell (1834-1890); married to Lucy Agnes Coffey (1857-1918).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Lyme, New London County, Conn., June 6, 1833. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1862, 1865; manufacturer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 26th District, 1891-93, 1895-97. Died, from heart disease, in Erie, Erie County, Pa., May 19, 1919 (age 85 years, 347 days). Interment at Erie Cemetery, Erie, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Matthew Griswold (1792-1879) and Phebe Hubbard (Ely) Griswold (1804-1904); married, January 8, 1866, to Sarah Lucy Olmstead (1840-1871); married, April 13, 1876, to Anna Brooks Schenk (1845-1936); grandson of Roger Griswold; granduncle of Selden Chapin; great-grandson of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799); great-grandnephew of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; great-granduncle of Frederic Lincoln Chapin; second great-grandson of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin twice removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr. and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin of John William Allen and Henry Titus Backus; second cousin twice removed of Zina Hyde, Jr.; second cousin thrice removed of William Pitkin; second cousin four times removed of Samuel Huntington; third cousin of James Samuel Wadsworth, Christopher Parsons Wolcott and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third cousin once removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, William Woodbridge, Isaac Backus, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, George Frederick Stone, Thomas Worcester Hyde, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott; third cousin twice removed of Daniel Pitkin and James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr.; third cousin thrice removed of John Davenport, Joshua Coit, James Davenport, Samuel H. Huntington, Henry Huntington, Gurdon Huntington and James Jermiah Wadsworth; fourth cousin of Elisha Hunt Allen, George Washington Wolcott, Alexander Hamilton Waterman, George Griswold Sill, Charles Edward Hyde, John Sedgwick Hyde and Edward Warden Hyde; fourth cousin once removed of Timothy Pitkin, Thomas Hale Sill, Frederick William Lord, Edmund Holcomb, Erastus Clark Scranton, Theodore Sill, Sereno Hamilton Scranton, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, William Fessenden Allen, Samuel Lord (1831-1880), Alonzo Mark Leffingwell and Frederick Hobbes Allen.
  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
  Ernest Lister (1870-1919) — of Washington. Born in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, June 15, 1870. Democrat. Real estate and insurance business; candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington 2nd District, 1909; Governor of Washington, 1913-19; died in office 1919. Died, from heart and kidney disease, in Seattle, King County, Wash., June 14, 1919 (age 48 years, 364 days). Interment at Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
  Relatives: Uncle of Edna Lister (1908?-?).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leopold Kabis (1846-1919) — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Born in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, February 4, 1846. Democrat. Restauranteur; Laramie County Clerk, 1870-72; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming Territory, 1888 (member, Credentials Committee); member of Wyoming state senate, 1891-95; candidate for Governor of Wyoming, 1892. German ancestry. Member, Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died, due to heart failure, in Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo., July 18, 1919 (age 73 years, 164 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Cheyenne, Wyo.
  Relatives: Son of Martin Kabis and Maria Anna (Ufheil) Kabis.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frank A. Towsley (1858-1919) — of Midland, Midland County, Mich. Born in Galesburg, Kalamazoo County, Mich., April 11, 1858. Republican. Physician; candidate for mayor of Midland, Mich., 1908 (Republican primary), 1910 (Independent), 1913 (Republican primary), 1914 (Republican primary). Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died, from myocarditis, in the Sanitarium, Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., July 23, 1919 (age 61 years, 103 days). Interment at Midland Cemetery, Midland, Mich.
  Relatives: Married, June 26, 1888, to Harriet Sias (1863-1939).
  Wilhelm Christian Magelssen (1873-1919) — also known as William C. Magelssen — of Bratsberg, Fillmore County, Minn. Born in Bratsberg, Fillmore County, Minn., October 19, 1873. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Beirut, 1899-1905; in Beirut, in August 1903, he was shot at but not injured; press reports incorrectly reported that he was dead; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Beirut, 1905-06; U.S. Consul in Baghdad, 1906-09; Colombo, 1909-11; Melbourne, 1911-17. Lutheran. Norwegian ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Died, from heart disease, on board the steamship Sonoma, in the North Pacific Ocean, October 17, 1919 (age 45 years, 363 days). Interment at Highland Prairie Lutheran Church Cemetery, Near Peterson, Fillmore County, Minn.
  Relatives: Son of Kristian Magelssen (1839-1921) and Sarah (Stockfleth) Magelssen (1846-1916); brother of Dorothea Magelssen (1869-1945; who married Gabriel Bie Ravndal (1866-1950)).
  Political family: Ravndal-Magelssen family of Minnesota.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  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
  Milton Eby (1850-1920) — also known as Peter Milton Eby — of Paradise Township, Lancaster County, Pa. Born in Paradise Township, Lancaster County, Pa., October 16, 1850. Republican. Farmer; livestock dealer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1891-96; member of Pennsylvania state senate 13th District, 1897-1900; Lancaster County Sheriff, 1912-16. Died, from aortic dilatation, in Paradise Township, Lancaster County, Pa., January 30, 1920 (age 69 years, 106 days). Interment at Hershey Mennonite Church Cemetery, Salisbury Township, Lancaster County, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Eby (1817-1869) and Magdalena (Wanner) Eby (1826-1912); married 1878 to Alice Selina Eckman (1854-1908); father of Ralph Wanner Eby (1880-1930); fourth cousin once removed of George Eby, Jr..
  Political family: Eby family of Paradise Township, Pennsylvania.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frank M. Brundage (1851-1920) — of Conyngham, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Conyngham, Luzerne County, Pa., August 18, 1851. Republican. Physician; U.S. Consul in Aix-la-Chapelle, 1897-1905. Died, from arteriosclerosis and nephritis, in Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa., February 22, 1920 (age 68 years, 188 days). Interment at Conyngham Episcopal Cemetery, Conyngham, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Brundage (1825-1890) and Catherina (Andreas) Brundage (1827-1901); married, June 10, 1862, to Mary Ann Reinhart; married, November 19, 1874, to Ella Minerva Young (1854-1933); second cousin twice removed of Perry Amherst Carpenter (1881-1957); fourth cousin once removed of Ernest I. Hatfield.
  Political families: Condit family of Orange, New Jersey; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jacob H. Marks (1864-1920) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., 1864. Republican. Member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1910. Jewish. Member, Maccabees. Died, of endocarditis, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 6, 1920 (age about 55 years). Interment at Ridgelawn Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  William John Browning (1850-1920) — also known as William J. Browning — of Camden, Camden County, N.J. Born in Camden, Camden County, N.J., April 11, 1850. Republican. Dry goods merchant; postmaster at Camden, N.J., 1889-94; insurance business; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1911-20; died in office 1920. Died, from a heart attack, in the barber shop of the U.S. Capitol Building, Washington, D.C., March 24, 1920 (age 69 years, 348 days). Interment at Harleigh Cemetery, Camden, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Roger Charles Sullivan (1861-1920) — also known as Roger C. Sullivan — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Belvidere, Boone County, Ill., February 3, 1861. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1892, 1900, 1904, 1908, 1912 (speaker), 1916; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896; member of Democratic National Committee from Illinois, 1906; candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1914. Died, of heart failure, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 14, 1920 (age 59 years, 71 days). Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Hillside, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Helen M. Quinlan.
  Sullivan High School (opened 1926), in Chicago, Illinois, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Theodore Newton Vail (1845-1920) — also known as Theodore N. Vail — of Lyndonville, Lyndon, Caledonia County, Vt. Born in Minerva, Stark County, Ohio, July 16, 1845. Republican. General superintendent, U.S. Railway Mail Service, 1876-79; president, American Telephone and Telegraph Co., 1885-89 and 1907-19; founder of Western Electric and of Bell Labs; built an electric railway system in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1890-1904; farmer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1916. Member, Union League. Died, from kidney and cardiac complications, in Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Md., April 16, 1920 (age 74 years, 275 days). Interment at Vail Memorial Cemetery, Parsippany, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Davis Vail and Phebe (Quinby) Vail; married, August 3, 1869, to Emma Louisa Righter (1844-1905); married, July 27, 1907, to Mabel Rutledge Sanderson (died 1950); first cousin of George Vail (1809-1875).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robert Broadnax Glenn (1854-1920) — also known as Robert B. Glenn — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Born in Rockingham County, N.C., August 11, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina, 1893-97; member of North Carolina state senate 26th District, 1899-1900; Governor of North Carolina, 1905-09; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1912. Member, Anti-Saloon League. Died, from a heart attack, in his room at the Royal Alexandra Hotel, Winnipeg, Manitoba, May 16, 1920 (age 65 years, 279 days). Interment at Salem Cemetery, Winston-Salem, N.C.
  Relatives: Great-grandnephew of Washington Irving (1783-1859).
  Political family: Irving family of New York City, New York.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Arthur Clarence Walworth (1844-1920) — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 29, 1844. Mechanical engineer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1886-87. Congregationalist. Died, from heart disease, in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., June 23, 1920 (age 76 years, 55 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery, Newton, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of James Jones Walworth (1808-1896) and Elizabeth Chickering (Nason) Walworth (1809-1886); married 1872 to Mary Frances Colby (1849-1936; aunt of Everett Colby (1874-1943)).
  Political family: Vanderbilt-Colby-Burden-French family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  August Henry Bolte (1854-1920) — also known as August H. Bolte — of Franklin County, Mo.; St. Louis, Mo. Born in Franklin County, Mo., September 23, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; probate judge in Missouri, 1881-94; Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney, 1895; Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1897-1901; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1900; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1916. German ancestry. Died, from valvular heart disease and nephritis, in St. Louis, Mo., June 24, 1920 (age 65 years, 275 days). Interment at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Washington, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William Henry Bolte (1826-1890) and Wilhelmina Charlotte (Haase) Bolte (1834-1919); married 1882 to Christina K. Arand (1854-1909).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lot Francis McNamara (1856-1920) — also known as Lot F. McNamara — of Haverhill, Essex County, Mass. Born in West Newbury, Essex County, Mass., January 6, 1856. Democrat. Shoe manufacturer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904; postmaster at Haverhill, Mass., 1913-20. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died, from heart disease, at Haverhill, Essex County, Mass., July 31, 1920 (age 64 years, 207 days). Interment at St. James Catholic Cemetery, Haverhill, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Sheedy H. McNamara (1822-1903) and Ellen (McMahon) McNamara; married, April 27, 1879, to Elizabeth Anne Downer (1857-1932); father of George Francis McNamara (who married Gladys St. Clair), Raymond Vincent McNamara and Lot Francis McNamara, Jr. (1897-1952).
  Political family: McNamara family of Haverhill, Massachusetts.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  August H. Goetting (1856-1920) — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1856. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1880; music publisher; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1913. Died, from heart dilation, in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., October 3, 1920 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.
  James Curns Brown (1848-1921) — also known as James C. Brown — of Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pa. Born in Mifflinville, Columbia County, Pa., April 29, 1848. Republican. Surveyor; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1884, 1900, 1920; postmaster at Bloomsburg, Pa., 1902-14. Died, from heart disease, in Black Creek Township, Luzerne County, Pa., January 8, 1921 (age 72 years, 254 days). Interment at Brown Cemetery, Mifflinville, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of William Nice Brown (1807-1876) and Loretta (Yonker) Brown (1817-1902).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frank Wakeley Gunsaulus (1856-1921) — also known as Frank W. Gunsaulus — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chesterville, Morrow County, Ohio, January 1, 1856. Republican. Pastor; lecturer; offered prayer, Republican National Convention, 1888 ; president, Armour Institute of Technology, 1893-1921. Congregationalist. Suffered a heart attack and died, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 17, 1921 (age 65 years, 75 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Gunsaulus (1825-?) and Mary (Hawley) Gunsaulus; married 1875 to Georgeanna Long.
  See also Wikipedia article
  William Wesley Canada (1850-1921) — also known as William W. Canada — of Winchester, Randolph County, Ind. Born in Stony Creek Township, Randolph County, Ind., June 8, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; chair of Randolph County Republican Party, 1890-97; U.S. Consul in Veracruz, 1897-1918. Member, Odd Fellows. During the Felix Diaz uprising in 1912, he was shot in the leg while riding a horse near the consulate. Died, of heart disease, in Winchester, Randolph County, Ind., May 17, 1921 (age 70 years, 343 days). Interment at Fountain Park Cemetery, Winchester, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of David Canada and Mary Ann (Moore) Canada; married, December 9, 1875, to Carrie E. Moore.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  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
  Rorer Abraham James (1859-1921) — also known as Rorer A. James — of Danville, Va. Born near Brosville, Pittsylvania County, Va., March 1, 1859. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper publisher; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1889-92; member of Virginia state senate, 1893-1901; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1904, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1920; U.S. Representative from Virginia 5th District, 1920-21; died in office 1921. Died, from heart disease, in Danville, Va., August 6, 1921 (age 62 years, 158 days). Interment at Green Hill Cemetery, Danville, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Angeline (Rorer) James (1823-1915) and John W. Craighead James (1824-1889); married 1892 to Ann Marshall 'Annie' Wilson (1869-1938).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  George Washington Stone (1849-1921) — also known as George W. Stone — of Michigan. Born in New Bern, Craven County, N.C., August 27, 1849. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Michigan state auditor general, 1891-92. Died of a heart attack while playing the drum in an Armistice Day parade, in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., November 11, 1921 (age 72 years, 76 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Lansing, Mich.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Henry Clay Evans (1843-1921) — also known as H. Clay Evans — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Born in McAlisterville, Juniata County, Pa., June 18, 1843. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; iron and railway car manufacturer; mayor of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1882-83; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 3rd District, 1889-91; defeated, 1890; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1892, 1896, 1904, 1908, 1912, 1916; candidate for Governor of Tennessee, 1894; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1896; U.S. Commissioner of Pensions, 1897-1902; U.S. Consul General in London, 1902-05; candidate for U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1918. Died, from heart disease, in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn., December 12, 1921 (age 78 years, 177 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tenn.
  Presumably named for: Henry Clay
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Bateman Evans and Ann Evans.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  William M. Cumming (1860-1922) — of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C. Born in Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C., July 9, 1860. Real estate business; notary public; Vice-Consul for Haiti in Wilmington, N.C., 1887-1908. Died, from heart disease, in Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., January 24, 1922 (age 61 years, 199 days). Interment at Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of William Andres Cumming (1834-1886) and Mary (Rankin) Cumming (1835-1862); married, October 23, 1893, to Susanne Cooper (1865-1933).
  Epitaph: "A perfect and an upright man, one that feared God and eschewed evil."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
James A. Emerson James Alfred Emerson (1865-1922) — also known as James A. Emerson — of Warrensburg, Warren County, N.Y. Born in Warrensburg, Warren County, N.Y., April 25, 1865. Republican. Lumber business; woollen manufacturer; steamboat business; hotel owner; banker; member of New York state senate, 1907-18 (32nd District 1907-08, 33rd District 1909-18); as an opponent of alcohol prohibition in 1918, he was called "wringing wet" (in contrast to prohibition advocates, who were "desert dry"). Became ill, from heart disease and gastritis, while on board the steamship Porto Rico, and died soon after, in Long Island Hospital, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 31, 1922 (age 56 years, 281 days). Interment at Warrensburg Cemetery, Warrensburg, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Albert C. Emerson (1829-1888) and Abigail J. (Woodward) Emerson (1829-1899); brother of Louis Woodard Emerson (1857-1924); married to Margaret Jane McGregor (1877-1920).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: New York Red Book 1907
Henry T. Oxnard Henry Thomas Oxnard (1860-1922) — also known as Henry T. Oxnard — of Oxnard, Ventura County, Calif.; Upperville, Fauquier County, Va. Born in Marseille, France, June 22, 1860. Republican. President, later vice-president, American Beet Sugar Company; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1908. Died, from a heart attack, at the University Club, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., June 8, 1922 (age 61 years, 351 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Oxnard and Louise Adeline (Brown) Oxnard; married, November 15, 1900, to Marie Pichon.
  The city of Oxnard, California, is named for him.
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, April 1902
  George Washington Aldridge (1856-1922) — also known as George W. Aldridge; "The Boss"; "The Big Fellow" — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Michigan City, LaPorte County, Ind., December 28, 1856. Republican. Manufacturer; mayor of Rochester, N.Y., 1894; New York State Superintendent of Public Works, 1895-99; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1896, 1900, 1904, 1908, 1912, 1916, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 32nd District, 1910; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1921-22; died in office 1922. Member, Freemasons; Sons of the American Revolution; Odd Fellows; Elks; Knights of Pythias. Died suddenly, from a heart attack or stroke, while golfing at the Biltmore Country Club, near Rye, Westchester County, N.Y., June 13, 1922 (age 65 years, 167 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester, N.Y.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Relatives: Married to Mary Mack (c.1855-1935).
  Cross-reference: Hiram H. Edgerton
  Epitaph: "An expression of sorrow and farewell to a great leader and a true friend."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Garret James Garretson (1847-1922) — also known as Garret J. Garretson — of Elmhurst, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Newtown, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., July 16, 1847. Republican. Queens County School Commissioner, 1873-75; Queens County Surrogate, 1880; Queens County Judge, 1886-96; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1897-1917. Died, from a heart attack, in Amagansett, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 9, 1922 (age 74 years, 358 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Kew Gardens, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Garret J. Garretson (1808-1853) and Catherine (Rapalje) Garretson; married 1876 to Eliza Leggett Eastman (1850-1888); married 1897 to Sara Wilson.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Claude B. Terrell (1871-1922) — of Bedford, Trimble County, Ky. Born in Trimble County, Ky., 1871. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1904, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee); member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1910. Died, of heart disease, in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., July 18, 1922 (age about 51 years). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Trimble County, Ky.
  Elon Rouse Brown (1857-1922) — also known as Elon R. Brown — of Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y. Born in Stone Mills, Orleans, Jefferson County, N.Y., October 7, 1857. Republican. Lawyer; counsel to the Rome, Watertown & Ogdensburg Railroad; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 22nd District, 1894; member of New York state senate 35th District, 1898-1904, 1913-18; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900, 1904, 1916, 1920. Opposed woman suffrage and alcohol prohibition. While duck hunting from a small boat, he suffered a heart attack and died, at Fox Island, Cape Vincent, Jefferson County, N.Y., September 24, 1922 (age 64 years, 352 days). Interment at Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Elon Galusha Brown and Lucretia (Rouse) Brown; married, November 25, 1882, to Ettella B. Greene.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Fitzgerald (1853-1922) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Ireland, October 28, 1853. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 16th District, 1878; member of New York state senate 9th District, 1882-83; general sessions court judge in New York, 1890-98; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1899-1912. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died, from heart disease, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 17, 1922 (age 69 years, 50 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James Fitzgerald and Delia (O'Halloran) Fitzgerald; married 1888 to Anna Tynan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frederic Eleazer Boothby (1845-1923) — also known as Frederic E. Boothby — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine; Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Norway, Oxford County, Maine, December 3, 1845. Republican. Official in various capacities for Maine Central Railroad; general passenger agent for the Portland, Mt. Desert and Machias Steamboat Company; mayor of Portland, Maine, 1901-03; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1904 (delegation chair); mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1916-17. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals; Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died, from heart disease, in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, January 7, 1923 (age 77 years, 35 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Waterville, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Levi Thompson Boothby and Sophia Packard (Brett) Boothby; married, October 25, 1871, to Adelaide Endora Smith (1849-1921).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edgar Backus Schermerhorn (1851-1923) — also known as Edgar B. Schermerhorn — of Galena, Cherokee County, Kan. Born in Channahon, Will County, Ill., November 19, 1851. Organizer, Citizens Bank of Galena; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1903-05; Chairman, Kansas Board of Control, 1905-11. Episcopalian. Dutch ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Elks; Knights of Pythias; Ancient Order of United Workmen. Died, of heart failure, in Galena, Cherokee County, Kan., February 1, 1923 (age 71 years, 74 days). Entombed at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Webb City, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac B. Schermerhorn and Jane B. Schermerhorn; married, November 21, 1878, to Abbie Brown Simpson (1851-1915); married, November 19, 1919, to Ella Marie Brace Sumner (1877-1923).
  Schermerhorn Park, in Galena, Kansas, is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John M. C. Smith (1853-1923) — of Charlotte, Eaton County, Mich. Born in Belfast, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), February 6, 1853. Republican. Lawyer; Eaton County Prosecuting Attorney, 1885-88; president, First National Bank of Charlotte, 1889-1923; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 15th District, 1907-08; U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1911-21, 1921-23; died in office 1923. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Knights of the Maccabees. Died, of heart disease, in Charlotte, Eaton County, Mich., March 30, 1923 (age 70 years, 52 days). Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Charlotte, Mich.
  Relatives: Married 1887 to Lena Parkhurst.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Michael H. Kiley (1861-1923) — of Cazenovia, Madison County, N.Y. Born in Horicon, Warren County, N.Y., August 28, 1861. Republican. Lawyer; Madison County District Attorney, 1899; Justice of New York Supreme Court 6th District, 1913-23; died in office 1923. Died, of heart disease, in Cazenovia, Madison County, N.Y., May 19, 1923 (age 61 years, 264 days). Burial location unknown.
  Edward Russell Kellogg (1864-1923) — of Oswego, Oswego County, N.Y. Born in San Francisco, Calif., April 22, 1864. Artist; U.S. Vice Consul in Yokohama, 1918-23, died in office 1923. Died suddenly, from heart disease, in the New York Central railroad station, Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., July 3, 1923 (age 59 years, 72 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Scriba town, Oswego County, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Glover Kellogg (1823-1886) and Katharine Tracy (Lyon) Kellogg (1838-1871); married, October 12, 1886, to Sarah Morris Burtis; grandson of John Russell Kellogg; first cousin four times removed of Aaron Kellogg; second cousin twice removed of Greene Carrier Bronson; third cousin once removed of Selah Merrill; third cousin twice removed of George Smith Catlin and Francis William Kellogg; third cousin thrice removed of Jason Kellogg, Jonathan Brace, Charles Kellogg, Orsamus Cook Merrill, Timothy Merrill (1781-1836), Zina Hyde, Jr. and Daniel Fiske Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of Arthur Tappan Kellogg.
  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 Find-A-Grave memorial
Warren G. Harding Warren Gamaliel Harding (1865-1923) — also known as Warren G. Harding — of Marion, Marion County, Ohio. Born in Blooming Grove, Morrow County, Ohio, November 2, 1865. Republican. Newspaper publisher; member of Ohio state senate 13th District, 1901-03; Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1904-06; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1904 (alternate), 1912, 1916 (Temporary Chair; Permanent Chair; speaker); candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1910; U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1915-21; President of the United States, 1921-23; died in office 1923. Baptist. English ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Elks; Knights of Pythias; Phi Alpha Delta. First president ever to have his voice broadcast on the radio, June 14, 1922. Died, probably from a heart attack, in a room at the Palace Hotel, San Francisco, Calif., August 2, 1923 (age 57 years, 273 days). The claim that he was poisoned by his wife is not accepted by historians. Original interment at Marion Cemetery, Marion, Ohio; reinterment in 1927 at Harding Memorial Tomb, Marion, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Phoebe Elizabeth (Dickerson) Harding (1843-1910) and George Tryon Harding (1844-1928); married, July 8, 1891, to Florence Mabel Kling (1860-1924).
  Harding County, N.M. is named for him.
  Harding High School, in Bridgeport, Connecticut, is named for him.  — Warren G. Harding High School, in Warren, Ohio, is named for him.  — Warren G. Harding Middle School, in Frankford, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is named for him.
  Personal motto: "Remember there are two sides to every question. Get both."
  Campaign slogan (1920): "Back to normalcy with Harding."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books about Warren G. Harding: Francis Russell, The Shadow of Blooming Grove : Warren G. Harding In His Times — Robert K. Murray, The Harding Era : Warren G. Harding and His Administration — Eugene P. Trani & David L. Wilson, The Presidency of Warren G. Harding — Harry M. Daugherty, Inside Story of the Harding Tragedy — Charles L. Mee, The Ohio Gang : The World of Warren G. Harding — John W. Dean, Warren G. Harding — Robert H. Ferrell, The Strange Deaths of President Harding — Russell Roberts, Warren G. Harding (for young readers)
  Critical books about Warren G. Harding: Nathan Miller, Star-Spangled Men : America's Ten Worst Presidents
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Oliver Ames Spencer (1860-1923) — also known as Oliver A. Spencer — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., February 8, 1860. Banker; Consular Agent for Italy in Seattle, Wash., 1890-1901. Just after finishing a game of golf, he collapsed and died, from heart disease or apoplexy, in Seattle, King County, Wash., September 8, 1923 (age 63 years, 212 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of Oliver Morris Spencer (1829-1895) and Mary Magdalene (De Steigner) Spencer; married, January 17, 1894, to Irene Caroline Lovelace (1860-1921); married, July 21, 1922, to Anna Knights (Lord) LeFevre (1861-1922); married 1923 to Constance Leontine May Cross (1877-1966).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ezekiel Gilbert Stoddard (1844-1923) — also known as Ezekiel G. Stoddard — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Seymour, New Haven County, Conn., November 14, 1844. Banker; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1886. While horseback riding at Bell Ranch, he fell or was thrown from the horse, fractured his ankle, probably suffered some heart trouble, and died six hours later without regaining consciousness, in Tucumcari, Quay County, N.M., September 18, 1923 (age 78 years, 308 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Stoddard (1813-1887) and Esther Ann (Gilbert) Stoddard (1820-1896); married, January 10, 1871, to Mary DeForest Burlock; father of Louis Ezekiel Stoddard; seventh great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin twice removed of Charles Robert Sherman (1788-1829); second cousin four times removed of Pierpont Edwards and Aaron Burr; third cousin once removed of Charles Taylor Sherman, William Tecumseh Sherman, Lampson Parker Sherman, John Sherman and Blanche M. Woodward; third cousin thrice removed of John Davenport, James Davenport, Daniel Chapin, Theodore Dwight, Morris Woodruff and Henry Waggaman Edwards.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut; Appleton family of Massachusetts; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Francis Buckner (1849-1923) — also known as James F. Buckner — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Hopkinsville, Christian County, Ky., May 6, 1849. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 5th Kentucky District, 1879; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1880; Honorary Consul for Guatemala in Louisville, Ky., 1896-99; Consul-General for Central America in Louisville, Ky., 1897-98; Consul-General for Honduras in Louisville, Ky., 1898-1907; Consul-General for Nicaragua in Louisville, Ky., 1899-1907. Died, from angina pectoris and cerebral hemorrhage, in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., September 19, 1923 (age 74 years, 136 days). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of James Francis Buckner (1813-1889) and Gabriella Lewis (Hawkins) Buckner (1819-1900); married, February 1, 1887, to Susan Yandell (1857-1925); first cousin twice removed of Richard Aylett Buckner; first cousin thrice removed of George Madison; second cousin once removed of Aylette Buckner; second cousin four times removed of John Walker, John Tyler (1747-1813) and Francis Walker; third cousin once removed of Key Pittman and Vail Montgomery Pittman; third cousin twice removed of Zachary Taylor; third cousin thrice removed of Robert Brooke, Meriwether Lewis and John Tyler (1790-1862); fourth cousin of Aylett Hawes Buckner; fourth cousin once removed of Robert Pryor Henry, John Flournoy Henry, John Strother Pendleton, Gustavus Adolphus Henry (1804-1880), Albert Gallatin Pendleton and Thomas Stanhope Flournoy.
  Political families: Blackburn-Slaughter-Buckner-Madison family of Kentucky; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Pendleton-Lee family; Bullitt-Fry-Henry family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  George G. Weeks (1860-1923) — of Fairfield, Somerset County, Maine. Born in Fairfield, Somerset County, Maine, April 14, 1860. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1920 (member, Resolutions Committee). Member, Freemasons. Died, from heart disease, at the New Chase House hotel, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, November 21, 1923 (age 63 years, 221 days). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Fairfield, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of George Weeks (1827-1861) and Lucy (Howard) Weeks (1834-1905); married, December 23, 1886, to Lottie E. Friend (1862-1958).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Jefferson Monroe Levy (1852-1924) — also known as Jefferson M. Levy — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 16, 1852. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1899-1901, 1911-15 (13th District 1899-1901, 1911-13, 14th District 1913-15). Jewish. Member, Sons of the Revolution; Sons of the American Revolution; Society of the War of 1812. Inherited Thomas Jefferson's home, Monticello, from his uncle; maintained and preserved it for later generations. Died, from heart disease, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 6, 1924 (age 71 years, 325 days). Interment at Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Jonas P. Levy and Frances 'Fanny' (Mitchell) Levy.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
Francis Elisha Baker Francis Elisha Baker (1860-1924) — of Goshen, Elkhart County, Ind. Born in Goshen, Elkhart County, Ind., October 20, 1860. Lawyer; justice of Indiana state supreme court, 1899-1902; Judge of U.S. Circuit Court for the 7th Circuit, 1902-11; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, 1902-24; died in office 1924. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died, from endocarditis, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 15, 1924 (age 63 years, 147 days). Interment at Oakridge Cemetery, Goshen, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of John Harris Baker and Harriet (Defrees) Baker (1839-1920; daughter of Joseph Hutton Defrees); married, February 21, 1888, to May Irwin (1862-1927); nephew of Lucien Baker (1846-1907).
  Political family: Baker-Defrees family of Indiana.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, January 1902
John G. A. Leishman John G. A. Leishman (1857-1924) — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., March 28, 1857. Republican. President, Carnegie Steel Company, 1886-97; U.S. Minister to Switzerland, 1897-1901; Turkey, 1900-06; U.S. Ambassador to Turkey, 1906-09; Italy, 1909-11; Germany, 1911-13. Died, from heart disease, in his suite at the Hotel Parc Palace, Monte Carlo, Monaco, March 27, 1924 (age 66 years, 365 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, August 1897
  Marcus Aurelius Smith (1851-1924) — also known as Marcus A. Smith; Mark A. Smith — of Tombstone, Cochise County, Ariz.; Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Born near Cynthiana, Harrison County, Ky., January 24, 1851. Democrat. Delegate to U.S. Congress from Arizona Territory, 1887-95, 1897-99, 1901-03, 1905-09; U.S. Senator from Arizona, 1912-21; defeated, 1920. Died, from heart disease, in his hotel room at Washington, D.C., April 7, 1924 (age 73 years, 74 days). Interment at Battle Grove Cemetery, Cynthiana, Ky.
  Presumably named for: Marcus Aurelius
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Val Schlesinger (c.1857-1924) — of Fredericktown, Madison County, Mo. Born about 1857. Merchant; banker; mayor of Fredericktown, Mo., 1900. Member, Odd Fellows. Died, from heart disease, in Fredericktown, Madison County, Mo., May 27, 1924 (age about 67 years). Interment somewhere in St. Louis, Mo.
  Henry Woolsey Douglas (1867-1924) — also known as Henry W. Douglas; Harry Douglas — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., January 7, 1867. Democrat. Engineer; superintendent, Ann Arbor Gas Company; candidate for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1905. Died, from acute cardiac failure, in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., August 24, 1924 (age 57 years, 230 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Silas Hamilton Douglas (1816-1890) and Helen (Welles) Douglas (1821-1880); married, May 21, 1902, to Mabelle Minerva Leonard.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Henry C. Schock (1858-1924) — of Mt. Joy, Lancaster County, Pa. Born November 19, 1858. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1920. Died, from a heart attack, in Mt. Joy, Lancaster County, Pa., September 29, 1924 (age 65 years, 315 days). Interment at Mount Joy Cemetery, Mt. Joy, Pa.
  Edward Bell (1882-1924) — of New York. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 9, 1882. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Cairo, 1909-11; counsellor of U.S. embassy in Japan, 1919-21, and in China, 1922-24. Died, from heart failure, in Peking (Beijing), China, October 28, 1924 (age 42 years, 80 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Helen Augusta (Wilmerding) Bell (1856-1936) and Edward Bell (1860-1902; New York City Park Commissioner).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leopold David (1878-1924) — of Anchorage, Alaska. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., 1878. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; mayor of Anchorage, Alaska, 1920-23; trustee, Alaska Agricultural College and School of Mines (now University of Alaska), 1923-25. Jewish. Died, of heart failure, November 21, 1924 (age about 46 years). Interment at Anchorage Memorial Park Cemetery, Anchorage, Alaska.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Theodore Frank Appleby (1864-1924) — also known as T. Frank Appleby — of Asbury Park, Monmouth County, N.J. Born in Old Bridge, Middlesex County, N.J., October 10, 1864. Republican. Real estate and insurance business; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1896; mayor of Asbury Park, N.J., 1908-12; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 3rd District, 1921-23; defeated, 1922. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died, of heart trouble, in Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Md., December 15, 1924 (age 60 years, 66 days). Interment at Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Old Bridge, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Theodore Frelinguysen Appleby and Margaret Susanna (Mount) Appleby; married, April 10, 1889, to Alice C. Hoffman; father of Stewart Hoffman Appleby (1890-1964).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
James E. Campbell James Edwin Campbell (1843-1924) — also known as James E. Campbell — of Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio; Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Born in Middletown, Butler County, Ohio, July 7, 1843. Democrat. Served in the Union Navy during the Civil War; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1884-89 (7th District 1884-85, 3rd District 1885-87, 7th District 1887-89); defeated, 1906; Governor of Ohio, 1890-92; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1912 (speaker), 1916, 1924. Died, of chronic myocarditis, in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, December 17, 1924 (age 81 years, 163 days). Interment at Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, Ohio.
  Relatives: Nephew of Lewis Davis Campbell (1811-1882).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: The Parties and The Men (1896)
  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).
  Ben Franklin Caldwell (1848-1924) — of Chatham, Sangamon County, Ill. Born near Carrollton, Greene County, Ill., August 2, 1848. Democrat. Banker; farmer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1882-86; member of Illinois state senate, 1890-94; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1899-1905, 1907-09 (17th District 1899-1903, 21st District 1903-05, 1907-09); defeated, 1904; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1912. Member, Freemasons. Died, of miocarditis, in Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill., December 29, 1924 (age 76 years, 149 days). Interment at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Ill.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Relatives: Son of John Caldwell and Mary J. Caldwell; married, May 27, 1873, to Julia F. Cloyd.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Willard Bartlett (1846-1925) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Uxbridge, Worcester County, Mass., October 14, 1846. Democrat. Lawyer; law partner of Elihu Root, 1869-83 and 1917-24; drama critic; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1884-1907; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 2nd Department, 1896-1906; judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1906-16; chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1914-16. Member, American Bar Association; Sons of the Revolution; Society of Colonial Wars; American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Died, from heart disease, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 17, 1925 (age 78 years, 95 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Osborne Bartlett (prominent lawyer) and Agnes E. H. (Willard) Bartlett; brother of Franklin Bartlett (1847-1909); married, October 26, 1870, to Mary Fairbanks Buffum.
  William P. Sullivan (1870-1925) — of Billings, Christian County, Mo. Born in Wisconsin, June 3, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Christian County, 1899-1900; member of Missouri state senate 19th District, 1901-04; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1908, 1916. Convicted in 1905 of accepting a bribe while serving as State Senator, and fined $100. Died suddenly, from heart failure, in Billings, Christian County, Mo., April 17, 1925 (age 54 years, 318 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Billings, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of John Sullivan and Angenette 'Nettie' (Glidden) Sullivan; married to Alice Virginia Reid (1878-1950).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Charles H. Ebbets Charles Hercules Ebbets (1859-1925) — also known as Charles H. Ebbets; Charlie Ebbets — of Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 29, 1859. Architect; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 12th District, 1896; owner, Brooklyn Dodgers professional baseball team, 1902-25. Died, from heart failure, in his suite at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 18, 1925 (age 65 years, 171 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married, April 10, 1878, to Minnie Frances Amelia Broadbent (1858-1947); married, May 8, 1922, to Grace Eleanor Slade (1877-1959).
  Ebbets Field (built 1912, demolished 1960), ballpark for the Brooklyn Dodgers, in Brooklyn, New York, was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Charles Francis Craver (1842-1925) — of Grinnell, Poweshiek County, Iowa; Harvey, Cook County, Ill.; Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Born in Franklinville, Gloucester County, N.J., September 3, 1842. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1876. Methodist. One of the founders of Craver & Steele, farm equipment manufacturers; invented the first successful twelve-foot binder for cutting and binding small grain; later, he was an oil producer based in Oklahoma. Died, of heart trouble, in Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla., May 12, 1925 (age 82 years, 251 days). Interment at Rose Hill Memorial Park, Tulsa, Okla.
Nelson A. Miles Nelson Appleton Miles (1839-1925) — also known as Nelson A. Miles — Born in Westminster, Worcester County, Mass., August 8, 1839. Democrat. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; received the Medal of Honor in 1892 for action at the battle of Chancellorsville, 1863; general in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Governor of Puerto Rico; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1904. Suffered a heart attack and died, while attending a circus, in Washington, D.C., May 15, 1925 (age 85 years, 280 days). Entombed at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Miles (1799-1875) and Mary (Curtis) Miles (1802-1875); married, June 30, 1868, to Mary Hoyt Sherman (1842-1904; daughter of Charles Taylor Sherman; niece of William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891), Lampson Parker Sherman and John Sherman; granddaughter of Charles Robert Sherman); third cousin once removed of Chauncey Fitch Cleveland, Augustus Sabin Chase (1828-1896), Marden Sabin and Joseph Spalding; third cousin twice removed of Irving Hall Chase; third cousin thrice removed of Augustus Sabin Chase (1897-1970); fourth cousin of William Dean Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of John Larkin Payson.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut; Ewing family of Yonkers and New York City, New York; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Cameron family of Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, July, 1897
Thomas R. Marshall Thomas Riley Marshall (1854-1925) — also known as Thomas R. Marshall — of Columbia City, Whitley County, Ind. Born in North Manchester, Wabash County, Ind., March 14, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; Governor of Indiana, 1909-13; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1912; Vice President of the United States, 1913-21. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Gamma Delta. Coined the saying: "What this country needs is a good five-cent cigar.". Died, from the effects of a heart attack, in his room at the Willard Hotel, Washington, D.C., June 1, 1925 (age 71 years, 79 days). Entombed at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel M. Marshall and Martha A. (Patterson) Marshall; married, October 2, 1895, to Lois Irene Kimsey and Lois Irene Kimsey (1873-1958).
  The city of Marshall, Alaska, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, June 1919
Robert M. LaFollette Robert Marion LaFollette (1855-1925) — also known as Robert M. LaFollette; "Fighting Bob"; "Battling Bob" — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Born in Primrose, Dane County, Wis., June 14, 1855. Lawyer; Dane County District Attorney, 1880-84; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 3rd District, 1885-91; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1896, 1904; Governor of Wisconsin, 1901-06; U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1906-25; died in office 1925; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1908, 1916; Progressive candidate for President of the United States, 1924. French ancestry. Died of heart disease complicated by asthma and pneumonia, in Washington, D.C., June 18, 1925 (age 70 years, 4 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Josiah LaFollette (1817-1862) and Mary (Ferguson) LaFollette (1818-1894; who later married John Z. Saxton); married, December 31, 1881, to Belle Case (1859-1931; first female graduate of the University of Wisconsin law school); father of Robert Marion LaFollette, Jr. and Philip Fox LaFollette; uncle of Charles Sumner Eastman; grandfather of Bronson Cutting LaFollette (1936-).
  Political family: LaFollette family of Madison, Wisconsin (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Books about Robert M. LaFollette: Nancy C. Unger, Fighting Bob La Follette : The Righteous Reformer — Bernard A. Weisberger, The LaFollettes of Wisconsin : Love and Politics in Progressive America
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1902
  James Hilton Manning (1854-1925) — also known as James H. Manning — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., September 22, 1854. Democrat. President, Weed Parsons Printing Company; president, Albany Railway Company (street railways); president, Hudson River Telephone Company; president, National Savings Bank of Albany; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1890-94; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1892. Died, from acute dilation of heart, in Albany Hospital, Albany, Albany County, N.Y., July 4, 1925 (age 70 years, 285 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Mary (Little) Manning and Daniel Manning (1831-1887); married 1879 to Emma J. Austin.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John A. McCurdy (1841-1925) — of Miami County, Ohio. Born in Staunton Township, Miami County, Ohio, March 26, 1841. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Ohio state house of representatives from Miami County, 1897. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Odd Fellows; Junior Order. Died, of cardiac decompensation, in Troy, Miami County, Ohio, August 26, 1925 (age 84 years, 153 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Troy, Ohio.
  Samuel Moffett Ralston (1857-1925) — also known as Samuel M. Ralston — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born near New Cumberland, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, December 1, 1857. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Indiana state senate, 1888; Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1892; candidate for secretary of state of Indiana, 1896, 1898; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1904; Governor of Indiana, 1913-17; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1923-25; died in office 1925; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1924. Presbyterian. Scottish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias. Died, from heart and kidney diseases, near Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., October 14, 1925 (age 67 years, 317 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lebanon, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of John Ralston (born 1811) and Sarah (Scott) Ralston (born 1821); married, December 26, 1881, to Mary Josephine Backous (died 1882); married, December 30, 1889, to Jennie Craven (1861-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Henry Vroman Borst (1857-1925) — also known as Henry V. Borst — of Amsterdam, Montgomery County, N.Y. Born in Cobleskill, Schoharie County, N.Y., July 4, 1857. Democrat. Justice of New York Supreme Court 4th District, 1913-25; appointed 1913; resigned 1925. Methodist. Suffered a heart attack while speaking at a dinner, in the parish house of St. Casimir's Church, Amsterdam, N.Y., and died soon after, in Memorial Hospital, Albany, Albany County, N.Y., November 25, 1925 (age 68 years, 144 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Amsterdam, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Borst and Susan (Vrooman) Borst; married to Alida Yerdon (1858-1917) and Daisy Snook (1886-1957).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Julius Marshuetz Mayer (1865-1925) — also known as Julius M. Mayer — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., September 5, 1865. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904, 1908; New York state attorney general, 1905-06; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1912-21; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1921-24; resigned 1924. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Delta Theta; Freemasons; Shriners. Died, from heart disease, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., November 30, 1925 (age 60 years, 86 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of J. Daniel Mayer and Fannie M. (Marshuetz) Mayer.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Benjamin Britton Chandler (1854-1925) — of Henry, Williamsburg County, S.C. Born in South Carolina, November 7, 1854. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1924-25; died in office 1925. Suffered a heart attack, and died soon after, at Henry, Williamsburg County, S.C., December 13, 1925 (age 71 years, 36 days). Interment at Union United Methodist Church Cemetery, Near Hemingway, Georgetown County, S.C.
  Charles Henry Maull (1842-1925) — also known as Charles H. Maull — of Lewes, Sussex County, Del. Born in Delaware, April 16, 1842. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1888; member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County, 1889-90. Died, from chronic cardiac disease, in Lewes, Sussex County, Del., December 13, 1925 (age 83 years, 241 days). Interment at St. Peter's Churchyard, Lewes, Del.
  Relatives: Son of George Hickman Maull (1815-1889) and Hannah West (Clifton) Maull (1821-1876); married to Fannie E. Allen (1850-1871) and Sarah Cranston Ross (1850-1916); father of George Clifton Maull; grandnephew of Joseph Maull; first cousin of Franklin Charles Maull; first cousin once removed of James Miller Tunnell (1879-1957); first cousin twice removed of James Miller Tunnell (1910-1986); second cousin twice removed of H. Edward Maull, Sr. and Harold Vincent Maull.
  Political families: Houston family of Delaware; Maull family of Lewes, Delaware (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Martin Behrman Martin Behrman (1864-1926) — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 14, 1864. Democrat. Delegate to Louisiana state constitutional convention, 1898, 1921; Louisiana state auditor, 1904-05; mayor of New Orleans, La., 1904-20, 1925-26; defeated, 1920; died in office 1926; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1908, 1912, 1916 (member, Credentials Committee), 1924; Louisiana Democratic state chair, 1925. German and Jewish ancestry. Died, of heart disease, in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., January 12, 1926 (age 61 years, 90 days). Interment at Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans, La.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Behrman and Frederica Behrman; married 1887 to Julia Collins.
  The World War II Liberty ship SS Martin Behrman (built 1944, scrapped 1965) was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Books by Martin Behrman: Martin Behrman of New Orleans : Memoirs of a City Boss
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Thomas Miles Bresnehen (1860-1926) — also known as Thomas M. Bresnehen — of Brookfield, Linn County, Mo. Born in Linn County, Mo., April 16, 1860. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1904; postmaster at Brookfield, Mo., 1914-19. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died suddenly, from a heart attack, in Brookfield, Linn County, Mo., January 27, 1926 (age 65 years, 286 days). Interment at St. Michael's Cemetery, Brookfield, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Bresnehen (1821-1885) and Honora (Dailey) Bresnehen; married 1886 to Isabelle Hanscom (1864-1947).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Roswell Henry (1856-1926) — also known as Charles R. Henry — of Au Sable, Iosco County, Mich.; Alpena, Alpena County, Mich. Born in Lake Ridge, Macon Township, Lenawee County, Mich., December 29, 1856. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 29th District, 1885. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons. Died of apoplexy (cerebral hemorrhage), after a period of heart trouble, in Alpena, Alpena County, Mich., February 26, 1926 (age 69 years, 59 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Alpena, Mich.
  Relatives: Father of Carl R. Henry (1887-1966).
Alton B. Parker Alton Brooks Parker (1852-1926) — also known as Alton B. Parker; "Parker the Silent" — of Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y.; Esopus, Ulster County, N.Y. Born in Cortland, Cortland County, N.Y., May 14, 1852. Democrat. Lawyer; Ulster County Surrogate, 1877-85; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1884, 1908, 1912 (Temporary Chair; chair, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee; speaker); Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1885-97; chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1897-1904; resigned 1904; candidate for President of the United States, 1904; law partner of William F. Sheehan and Edward W. Hatch, 1905-12. Member, American Bar Association. Died, from heart disease, while riding in his automobile through Central Park, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 10, 1926 (age 73 years, 361 days). Interment at Wiltwyck Cemetery, Kingston, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Brooks Parker (1823-1882) and Harriet F. (Stratton) Parker (1825-1914); married, October 16, 1873, to Mary Louise Schoonmaker (1845-1917); married, January 16, 1923, to Amelia Day Campbell (1871-1960).
  Cross-reference: George L. Ingraham
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, October 1903
  John Edward Ramer (1869-1926) — also known as John E. Ramer — of Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo. Born in Bethany, Harrison County, Mo., October 27, 1869. Republican. Secretary of state of Colorado, 1915-17; U.S. Minister to Nicaragua, 1921-25. Member, Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Knights of Pythias; Woodmen. In May, 1922, he halted a revolution in Nicaragua by threatening to bring in the U.S. Marines. Died, of heart disease, in Denver, Colo., July 2, 1926 (age 56 years, 248 days). Interment at Grandview Cemetery, Fort Collins, Colo.
  Relatives: Married, June 8, 1898, to Lula Brown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
Albert B. Cummins Albert Baird Cummins (1850-1926) — also known as Albert B. Cummins — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Born, in a log house, near Carmichaels, Greene County, Pa., February 15, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1888; member of Republican National Committee from Iowa, 1896-1900; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1896, 1904, 1924; Governor of Iowa, 1902-08; U.S. Senator from Iowa, 1908-26; died in office 1926; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1912, 1916. Congregationalist. Died of a heart attack, in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, July 30, 1926 (age 76 years, 165 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Des Moines, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Layton Cummins and Sarah (Baird) Cummins; married, June 24, 1874, to Ida Lucette Gallery.
  The World War II Liberty ship SS Albert B. Cummins (built 1943, scrapped 1961) was named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1901
  Robert Wodrow Archbald (1848-1926) — also known as Robert W. Archbald — of Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa. Born in Carbondale, Lackawanna County, Pa., September 10, 1848. Lawyer; common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania, 1884-88; district judge in Pennsylvania, 1888-1901; U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1901-11; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, 1911-13; removed 1913. Impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives in 1912 on conflict of interest charges; convicted (removed from office) by the U.S. Senate on four articles of impeachment. Died, from a heart attack, in Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County, Mass., August 19, 1926 (age 77 years, 343 days). Interment at Dunmore Cemetery, Dunmore, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of James Archbald and Augusta (Frothingham) Archbald; married, January 21, 1875, to Elizabeth Baldwin Cannon.
  See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Joseph Lafayette Rhinock (1863-1926) — also known as Joseph L. Rhinock — of Covington, Kenton County, Ky.; New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Owenton, Owen County, Ky., January 4, 1863. Democrat. Oil refiner; mayor of Covington, Ky., 1894-99; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1905-11; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1908; theater business. Died, from heart disease, in New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y., September 20, 1926 (age 63 years, 259 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Fort Mitchell, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Rhinock and Eliza A. (Short) Rhinock; married, November 1, 1883, to Emma McKain.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Howard Weber (1862-1927) — of Venango County, Pa.; Bartlesville, Washington County, Okla. Born in Dempseytown, Venango County, Pa., October 28, 1862. Democrat. Physician; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912, 1916. Died, of myocarditis, in Bartlesville, Washington County, Okla., January 29, 1927 (age 64 years, 93 days). Interment at White Rose Cemetery, Bartlesville, Okla.
  Relatives: Son of George Kreitzer Weber (1830-1905) and Elizabeth (Homan) Weber (1836-1916); married, September 24, 1881, to Etta J. Carter (1866-1931); father of Henry Clarence Weber (1882-1952).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walter Husted Jaycox (1863-1927) — also known as Walter H. Jaycox — of Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Wassaic, Dutchess County, N.Y., September 3, 1863. Republican. Lawyer; Suffolk County District Attorney, 1893-99; Suffolk County Judge, 1902-05; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1906-27; appointed 1906; died in office 1927; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 2nd Department, 1921-27; died in office 1927. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Sons of the Revolution. Died, of heart disease, en route to his home, in the automobile of Justice Leander B. Faber, in Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., February 3, 1927 (age 63 years, 153 days). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Patchogue, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Lorin R. Jaycox and Hannah A. (Darling) Jaycox; married, December 3, 1890, to Inez Leaming.
  William Coffin (1877-1927) — of Middlesboro, Bell County, Ky. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 8, 1877. Merchant; U.S. Consul in Masqat, 1906-07; Tripoli, 1908-10; Jerusalem, 1910-13; U.S. Consul General in Budapest, 1913-17; Christiania, 1917; Stockholm, 1917-18; Berlin, 1919-26. Died, from heart disease, in Algiers, Algeria, February 13, 1927 (age 49 years, 128 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles A. Coffin and Alice E. (Gale) Coffin; married 1905 to Mabel Sands Rees.
  Franklin Everett Purcell (1879-1927) — also known as F. Everett Purcell — of Enid, Garfield County, Okla. Born in Kentucky, February 10, 1879. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; postmaster at Enid, Okla., 1906-13; candidate for Oklahoma state auditor, 1918; delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1920. Died, from heart disease, in Enid, Garfield County, Okla., February 13, 1927 (age 48 years, 3 days). Interment at Enid Cemetery, Enid, Okla.
  Relatives: Son of Frank P. Purcell (1853-1901) and Susan F. Purcell (1854-1939); married 1908 to Pearl E. Shively (1881-1972).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Jacob Gatling (1843-1927) — also known as John J. Gatling — of Gates County, N.C. Born in Gates County, N.C., January 18, 1843. Farmer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Gates County, 1879-84; member of North Carolina state senate 1st District, 1893-94. Died, from bronchitis and endocarditis, in Gates County, N.C., February 21, 1927 (age 84 years, 34 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Gates County, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Riddick Gatling and Edith (Goodman) Gatling (1803-1846); brother of Riddick Gatling, Jr. (1833-1912); married, November 10, 1870, to Emily Gertrude Willey (1841-1916); father of Riddick Waverly Gatling; uncle of Gladstone Daughtry Gatling.
  Political family: Gatling family of Gates County, North Carolina.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Merrill Hough (1858-1927) — also known as Charles M. Hough — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 18, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; attorney for the Pennsylvania Railroad, and for steamship companies in maritime litigation; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1906-16; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1916-27; died in office 1927. Member, American Bar Association. Died, from angina pectoris, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 22, 1927 (age 68 years, 339 days). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  Relatives: Son of Gen. Alfred Lacey Hough and Mary (Merrill) Hough; married, November 21, 1903, to Ethel Powers.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
  William Joseph Fallon (1886-1927) — also known as William J. Fallon; "The Great Mouthpiece"; "Broadway's Cicero" — of Mamaroneck, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1886. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 2nd District, 1918; charged in 1924 with bribing a juror; tried and acquitted. Died, of heart disease, in the Hotel Oxford, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 29, 1927 (age about 40 years). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph M. Fallon; married to Agnes Rafter.
  Books about William J. Fallon: Gene Fowler, The Great Mouthpiece : A Life Story of William J. Fallon
  George Defer (d. 1927) — of Grosse Pointe Park, Wayne County, Mich. Village president of Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan, 1918-27; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1924; member of Michigan state senate 1st District, 1927; died in office 1927. While talking in a hotel room with several colleagues, he suffered a heart attack, and died, in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., May 2, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Herbert Wolcott Bowen (1856-1927) — also known as Herbert W. Bowen — of New York; Woodstock, Windham County, Conn. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 29, 1856. Lawyer; U.S. Consul in Barcelona, 1890-95; U.S. Consul General in Barcelona, 1895-98; last American official to leave Spain before the Spanish American War; U.S. Minister to Persia, 1899-1901; Venezuela, 1901-05. English ancestry. Died, of heart disease, Woodstock, Windham County, Conn., May 29, 1927 (age 71 years, 0 days). Interment at Woodstock Hill Cemetery, Woodstock, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Chandler Bowen and Lucy Maria (Tappan) Bowen (1825-1863); brother of Grace Aspinwall Bowen (1850-1940; who married Arthur Sherburne Hardy (1847-1930)); married, January 25, 1902, to Carolyn Mae Clegg (1876-1949); first cousin of George Austin Bowen; fourth cousin once removed of Joseph John Wilder.
  Political family: Bowen family of Woodstock, Connecticut.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Newell Vaile (1876-1927) — also known as William N. Vaile — of Denver, Colo. Born in Kokomo, Howard County, Ind., June 22, 1876. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Colorado 1st District, 1919-27; defeated, 1916; died in office 1927. Congregationalist. Member, Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; United Spanish War Veterans. Died, from heart disease, while riding in an automobile in or near Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, July 2, 1927 (age 51 years, 10 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Son of Joel Frederick Vaile and Charlotte Marion (White) Vaile; married, June 14, 1915, to Kate Rothwell Varrell (1876-1953).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Elbert Henry Gary (1846-1927) — of Wheaton, DuPage County, Ill.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born near Wheaton, DuPage County, Ill., October 8, 1846. Lawyer; banker; DuPage County Judge, 1882-90; mayor of Wheaton, Ill., 1890-92; founder (1901) and president (1901-11), U.S. Steel. Died, from chronic myocarditis, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., August 15, 1927 (age 80 years, 311 days). Entombed at Wheaton Cemetery, Wheaton, Ill.
  The city of Gary, Indiana, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Joseph Blanchard LaChapelle (1860-1927) — of Ashland, Saunders County, Neb. Born in St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt., December 30, 1860. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1927. Member, Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias. Died, of heart trouble, in Ashland, Saunders County, Neb., September 6, 1927 (age 66 years, 250 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Iowa.
John A. McDowell John Anderson McDowell (1853-1927) — also known as John A. McDowell — of Millersburg, Holmes County, Ohio; Ashland, Ashland County, Ohio. Born in Killibuck, Holmes County, Ohio, September 25, 1853. Democrat. School teacher and principal; superintendent of schools; U.S. Representative from Ohio 17th District, 1897-1901. Died, from a heart problem and bladder cancer, in the Cleveland Clinic Hospital, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, October 2, 1927 (age 74 years, 7 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Millersburg, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of John Coleville McDowell (1827-1916) and Sarah Jane (Anderson) McDowell (1833-1893); married to Esther Hole (1858-1909).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Arnold Katz (c.1857-1927) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Bodenhausen, Hesse, Germany, about 1857. Shipping agent; notary public; Honorary Vice-Consul for Austria-Hungary in Philadelphia, Pa., 1891-99; Vice-Consul for Netherlands in Philadelphia, Pa., 1894-1917. Jewish. Died, from myocardial degeneration, in Jewish Hospital, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 9, 1927 (age about 70 years). Interment at Adath Jeshurun Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa.
  George W. Baker (1863-1928) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 12, 1863. Republican. Shoe manufacturer; candidate for borough president of Brooklyn, New York, 1921. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons. Died, from heart disease, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 20, 1928 (age 64 years, 69 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Baker and Sarah (Randell) Baker; married to Isabel C. Huggins.
  William Nash Everett (1864-1928) — of Rockingham, Richmond County, N.C. Born in Rockingham, Richmond County, N.C., December 29, 1864. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state senate, 1917-18; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Richmond County, 1919-22; secretary of state of North Carolina, 1923-28; died in office 1928. Died of a heart attack in his room at the Sir Walter Raleigh Hotel, Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., February 7, 1928 (age 63 years, 40 days). Interment at Everett Cemetery, Rockingham, N.C.
  The Everett Residence Hall at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, is named for him.
  William Howard Thompson (1871-1928) — also known as William H. Thompson — of Garden City, Finney County, Kan. Born in Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind., October 14, 1871. Democrat. District judge in Kansas, 1906-13; U.S. Senator from Kansas, 1913-19; defeated, 1918; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1916 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee); candidate for U.S. Representative from Kansas 2nd District, 1922. Died, from heart disease, in Washington, D.C., February 9, 1928 (age 56 years, 118 days). Original interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; reinterment in 1928 at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Topeka, Kan.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Andrew Jackson Felt (1833-1912).
  Political family: Libby-Felt family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Ambrose Gallivan (1866-1928) — also known as James A. Gallivan — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 22, 1866. Democrat. Newspaper reporter; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1890; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1900; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 12th District, 1914-28; died in office 1928; candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1917. Staunch opponent of alcohol prohibition. Died, from heart disease, in Ring Hospital, Arlington, Middlesex County, Mass., April 3, 1928 (age 61 years, 164 days). Interment at Holyhood Cemetery, Brookline, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of James S. Gallivan and Mary (Flynn) Gallivan; married to Louise A. Burke.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  James Harrison Oliver (1857-1928) — also known as J. H. Oliver — of Shirley, Charles City County, Va. Born in Houston County, Ga., January 15, 1857. As a naval commander, he was arrested and court-martialed over his role in a 1904 collision in Delaware Bay; acquitted and reinstated; Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands. Died, of heart disease, in Charles City County, Va., April 6, 1928 (age 71 years, 82 days). Interment at Shirley Plantation Cemetery, Shirley, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Thaddeus Oliver and Sarah Penelope (Lawson) Oliver; married, December 7, 1893, to Marion Carter (1856-1952).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
John A. Dix John Alden Dix (1860-1928) — also known as John A. Dix — of Thomson, Washington County, N.Y.; Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Born in Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y., December 25, 1860. Democrat. Banker; lumber business; paper manufacturer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1904, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee); candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1908; New York Democratic state chair, 1910; Governor of New York, 1911-12; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914. Died, from heart disease, in Harbor Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 9, 1928 (age 67 years, 106 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James Lawton Dix (1816-1888) and Laura (Stevens) Dix (1827-1893); married, April 24, 1889, to Gertrude Thomson (1860-1923); sixth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; second cousin of Roscoe D. Dix (1839-1912).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Lawrence Gresser
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Empire State Notables (1914)
  William James Behan (1840-1928) — also known as William J. Behan — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La.; White Castle, Iberville Parish, La. Born in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., September 25, 1840. Republican. General in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; sugar planter; merchant; manufacturer; grocery business; mayor of New Orleans, La., 1882-84; delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1896, 1900, 1908; Louisiana Republican state chair, 1900-12; candidate for Governor of Louisiana, 1904; postmaster at New Orleans, La., 1909-11. Irish ancestry. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died, from a heart attack, in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., May 4, 1928 (age 87 years, 222 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans, La.
  Relatives: Son of John Holland Behan and Katherine (Walker) Behan; married, June 7, 1866, to Kate Walker; father of Louis Joseph Behan (1876-?).
  Albert H. Mansfield (1866-1928) — of Putnam, Windham County, Conn. Born in Webster, Worcester County, Mass., June 7, 1866. Railroad builder; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Putnam, 1901-02. Member, Odd Fellows. Died, from angina pectoris, in Putnam, Windham County, Conn., June 3, 1928 (age 61 years, 362 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, September 4, 1887, to Iva Mack.
  Tirey L. Ford (1857-1928) — also known as T. L. Ford — of California. Born in Monroe County, Mo., 1857. California state attorney general, 1899-1902. Charged with offering a bribe; tried and acquitted in 1907. Died, of a heart attack, in San Francisco, Calif., June 26, 1928 (age about 70 years). Interment at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Colma, Calif.
  George Brinton McClellan Harvey (1864-1928) — also known as George Harvey — of Deal, Monmouth County, N.J. Born in Peacham, Caledonia County, Vt., February 16, 1864. Newspaper reporter; New Jersey Insurance Commissioner, 1890-91; builder and president of electric railroads, 1894-98; editor and publisher, North American Review and Harper's Weekly; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1921-23. Died, from a heart attack and asthma, in Dublin, Cheshire County, N.H., August 20, 1928 (age 64 years, 186 days). Interment at Peacham Cemetery, Peacham, Vt.
  Presumably named for: George B. McClellan
  Relatives: Son of Duncan Harvey and Margaret S. (Varnum) Harvey; married, October 13, 1887, to Alma A. Parker.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Eugene Foster (1860-1928) — of Gladwin, Gladwin County, Mich. Born in Caroga town, Fulton County, N.Y., August 8, 1860. Republican. Newspaper editor; chair of Gladwin County Republican Party, 1892-1928; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 28th District, 1907-08; member of Michigan state senate 28th District, 1909-12. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Order of the Eastern Star; Knights of Pythias; Foresters; Woodmen. Died, probably from heart disease, in his office at the Gladwin County Record newspaper, Gladwin, Gladwin County, Mich., October 2, 1928 (age 68 years, 55 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, Mich.
  Relatives: Married, September 30, 1916, to Cora W. Mills (1870-1944).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robert Lansing (1864-1928) — of Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y. Born in Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y., October 17, 1864. Lawyer; U.S. Secretary of State, 1915-20. Member, American Political Science Association; Psi Upsilon. Died, of myocarditis, in Washington, D.C., October 30, 1928 (age 64 years, 13 days). Interment at Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Lansing (1832-1907) and Maria Lay (Dodge) Lansing (1837-1906); brother of Emma Sterling Lansing; married, January 15, 1890, to Eleanor Foster (1866-1934; daughter of John Watson Foster (1836-1917)); grandson of Robert Lansing; grandnephew of Frederick Lansing (1806-1861); great-grandnephew of John Ten Eyck Lansing, Jr. and Abraham Gerritse Lansing; first cousin once removed of Frederick Lansing (1838-1894); first cousin twice removed of Gerrit Yates Lansing; second cousin once removed of Abraham Lansing and Agnes Phelps Lansing; second cousin four times removed of Abraham Jacob Lansing; third cousin thrice removed of Cornelius Lansing.
  Political families: Lansing family of New York; Foster-Dulles family of Watertown and New York City, New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Richard Crane — Thomas Burke
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
Sanford W. Smith Sanford Willard Smith (1869-1929) — also known as Sanford W. Smith — of Chatham, Columbia County, N.Y. Born in Kinderhook, Columbia County, N.Y., August 19, 1869, reportedly in the same house where President Martin Van Buren was born in 1782. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Columbia County, 1901; Columbia County Judge, 1902; member of New York state senate, 1905-08 (24th District 1905-06, 25th District 1907-08); Judge of New York Court of Claims, 1918-27; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924; Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1928; appointed 1928. Scottish and German ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Died, of a heart attack, in Chatham, Columbia County, N.Y., January 24, 1929 (age 59 years, 158 days). Interment at Chatham Rural Cemetery, Chatham, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Smith (1827-1894) and Rachel (Shaw) Smith (1834-1918); married, July 1, 1896, to Maud Peck Harding (1876-1956).
  Image source: New York Red Book 1907
Walter R. Stubbs Walter Roscoe Stubbs (1858-1929) — also known as W. R. Stubbs — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Born near Richmond, Wayne County, Ind., November 7, 1858. Republican. Rancher; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1903-07; Speaker of the Kansas State House of Representatives, 1905-06; Kansas Republican state chair, 1904-08; Governor of Kansas, 1909-13; defeated in primary, 1924; candidate for U.S. Senator from Kansas, 1912. Quaker. Member, Freemasons. Died, after a short illness and some heart trouble, in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan., March 25, 1929 (age 70 years, 138 days). Interment at Lawrence Cemetery, Lawrence, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of John T. Stubbs and Esther (Bailey) Stubbs; married 1886 to Stella Hostettler.
  Cross-reference: John S. Dawson
  Image source: McClure's Magazine, April 1912
  Myron Timothy Herrick (1854-1929) — also known as Myron T. Herrick — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Cleveland Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Huntington, Lorain County, Ohio, October 9, 1854. Republican. Lawyer; banker; secretary-treasurer and president, Society for Savings, Cleveland; director and board chairman of railroad; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1888, 1892, 1896, 1904, 1908, 1920; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1892; member of Republican National Committee from Ohio, 1901; Governor of Ohio, 1904-06; U.S. Ambassador to France, 1912-14, 1921-29, died in office 1929; candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1916; on October 19, 1921, a bomb, sent in a package to the Ambassador's residence, exploded when his valet opened it. Member, American Bankers Association. Died of a heart attack in Paris, France, March 31, 1929 (age 74 years, 173 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Timothy Robinson Herrick and Mary L. Herrick; married, June 30, 1880, to Carolyn M. Parmely (died 1918).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
Joseph W. Bailey Joseph Weldon Bailey (1862-1929) — also known as Joseph W. Bailey — of Gainesville, Cooke County, Tex.; Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born near Crystal Springs, Copiah County, Miss., October 6, 1862. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Texas, 1888; U.S. Representative from Texas 5th District, 1891-1901; U.S. Senator from Texas, 1901-13; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1904; candidate in primary for Governor of Texas, 1920. Died, from a coronary embolism, in a courtroom while defending a client, in the Grayson County Courthouse, Sherman, Grayson County, Tex., April 13, 1929 (age 66 years, 189 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Gainesville, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Weldon Bailey (1835-1906) and Harriett Lucinda (Dees) Bailey (1840-1906); married to Ellen Beaty Murray (1859-1926); father of Joseph Weldon Bailey, Jr. (1892-1943).
  Political family: Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, August 1902
  W. B. Phillips (1860-1929) — of Mt. Vernon, Jefferson County, Ill. Born in Franklin County, Ill., February 5, 1860. Member of Illinois state house of representatives 56th District, 1919-29; died in office 1929. Member, Modern Woodmen; Knights of Pythias. Died of a heart attack, Mt. Vernon, Jefferson County, Ill., April 19, 1929 (age 69 years, 73 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Mt. Vernon, Ill.
Byron D. Shear Byron Delos Shear (1869-1929) — also known as Byron D. Shear — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Born in Hillsboro, Vernon County, Wis., April 12, 1869. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Oklahoma City, Okla., 1918-19; delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924. Unitarian. Died, from a heart attack, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., June 9, 1929 (age 60 years, 58 days). Interment at Rose Hill Burial Park, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas J. Shear (1836-1901) and Emergene (Woodbury) Shear (1837-1890); brother of Myrta Viola Shear (1865-1948; who married Oscar A. Mitscher); married, February 26, 1892, to Hulda Ludwig (1836-1901); married 1899 to Ida Malinda Cunningham (1874-1936); uncle of Marc Andrew Mitscher (1887-1947; U.S. Navy Admiral and aviation pioneer).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: City of Oklahoma City
  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
  John W. Bailey (1859-1929) — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., 1859. Democrat. Mayor of Battle Creek, Mich., 1890, 1909-11, 1913-15, 1927-29; died in office 1929; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1917-19; candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1918; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1920, 1924 (alternate), 1928 (member, Credentials Committee); candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1928. Died, from heart disease, in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., August 9, 1929 (age about 70 years). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Harry Gilman Clough (1878-1929) — also known as Harry G. Clough — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., January 17, 1878. Member of New Hampshire state senate 16th District, 1913-14. Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage and arteriosclerosis, in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., August 17, 1929 (age 51 years, 212 days). Entombed at Pine Grove Cemetery, Manchester, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis A. Clough (1850-1910) and Nora (Burke) Clough (1852-1914); married to Lucille Weeks Elliott; second cousin thrice removed of David Kidder; fourth cousin of Raphael Floyd Clough (1886-1956).
  Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Clough family of New Hampshire (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Andrew Burkamp (1873-1929) — also known as William A. Burkamp — of Newport, Campbell County, Ky. Born in Newport, Campbell County, Ky., August 8, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1912, 1916, 1920, 1924, 1928; member of Kentucky state senate, 1920. German ancestry. Died, of lobar pneumonia and acute myocarditis, in Fort Thomas, Campbell County, Ky., November 6, 1929 (age 56 years, 90 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Southgate, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Burkamp and Mary (Underholz) Burkamp; married to Rose M. Davidson.
  Charles Howard Thomas (1870-1929) — also known as Charles H. Thomas — of Hastings, Barry County, Mich. Born in Yankee Springs Township, Barry County, Mich., 1870. Lawyer; Barry County Prosecuting Attorney; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 15th District, 1907-08. Member, Maccabees. Died, of stomach cancer and heart problems, in Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Mich., November 20, 1929 (age about 59 years). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Hastings, Mich.
  John Henry Malugen (1859-1929) — of St. Francois County, Mo. Born in Bismarck, St. Francois County, Mo., July 12, 1859. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1904. Died, from heart disease, in Bonne Terre, St. Francois County, Mo., November 27, 1929 (age 70 years, 138 days). Interment at Bonne Terre Cemetery, Bonne Terre, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas B. Malugen and Mary Jane (Tullock) Malugen; married to Sarah Lovina Perkins (1860-1903) and Emily K. Johnson (1880-1943).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Maurice Bloch (c.1891-1929) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., about 1891. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1915-29 (New York County 22nd District 1915-17, New York County 16th District 1918-29); died in office 1929; campaign manager for U.S. Senator Robert F. Wagner, 1926. Jewish. Member, B'nai B'rith; Order Brith Abraham; Elks; Odd Fellows; Freemasons; Tammany Hall. Died, from an embolus of the heart, following a appendicitis surgery, in Roosevelt Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 5, 1929 (age about 38 years). Interment at Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married 1923 to Madelaine Neuberger.
  Martin J. Cavanaugh (1866-1930) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Manchester Township, Washtenaw County, Mich., July 23, 1866. Democrat. Lawyer; law partner of William W. Wedemeyer, and later George J. Burke; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 22nd Circuit, 1899; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 10th District, 1907-08; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1909. Irish ancestry. Died, from a coronary occlusion, January 23, 1930 (age 63 years, 184 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Mathew Cavanaugh (died 1891) and Mary (Dealy) Cavanaugh; brother of Thomas J. Cavanaugh (1860?-?); married, November 6, 1889, to Mary C. Seery.
  Political family: Cavanaugh family of Paw Paw, Michigan.
  John Beal Smith (1846-1930) — of Texas. Born in Bainbridge, Decatur County, Ga., March 28, 1846. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of Texas state legislature, 1911. Presbyterian. Died, of valvular heart disease, February 8, 1930 (age 83 years, 317 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Crockett, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of John Titus Smith (1815-1874).
  James Peter Glynn (1867-1930) — also known as James P. Glynn — of Winsted, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Winsted, Litchfield County, Conn., November 12, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1915-23, 1925-30; defeated, 1922; died in office 1930. While traveling back to Washington from the funeral of Rep. J. A. Hughes in Huntington, W.Va., suffered a heart attack in the smoking car on the train, and died, near Brandy Station, Culpeper County, Va., March 6, 1930 (age 62 years, 114 days). Interment at New St. Joseph's Cemetery, Winsted, Conn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Clinton J. Sharrett (c.1877-1930) — of Port Richmond, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born about 1877. Republican. Chair of Richmond County Republican Party, 1923-30; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. Member, Freemasons. Died, of heart disease, Port Richmond, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., March 6, 1930 (age about 53 years). Burial location unknown.
  David Henry Ralston (1863-1930) — also known as D. Harry Ralston — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Baltimore, Md., January 22, 1863. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904 (alternate), 1908 (alternate), 1924; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 1st District, 1907. Member, Elks. Died, from a heart ailment and a cerebral hemorrhage, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 4, 1930 (age 67 years, 72 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Frank Buchanan (1862-1930) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born near Madison, Jefferson County, Ind., June 14, 1862. Democrat. Ironworker; U.S. Representative from Illinois 7th District, 1911-17; in 1915, when the U.S. was still neutral in World War I, he was president of "Labor's National Peace Council," which advocated a weapons embargo against the countries then at war; the organization secretly received funding from German agents; when a grand jury investigation was announced, he retaliated by introducing resolutions to impeach U.S. Attorney H. Snowden Marshall; indicted in December 1915, along with H. Robert Fowler, Frank S. Monnett, and others, for restraint of trade over the Peace Council's attempts to foment strikes in U.S. munitions plants; stood trial in May 1917, along with (ultimately) six co-defendants; the jury convicted three, but deadlocked over the other four, including Buchanan; he was not re-tried. Died, of heart disease, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 18, 1930 (age 67 years, 308 days). Interment at Irving Park Boulevard Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Buchanan and Emeline (Connor) Buchanan; married, March 17, 1898, to Minnie Murphy.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Charles Henry Crownhart (1863-1930) — also known as Charles H. Crownhart — of Superior, Douglas County, Wis.; Watertown, Jefferson County, Wis. Born in New Cassel (now part of Campbellsport), Fond du Lac County, Wis., April 16, 1863. Lawyer; justice of Wisconsin state supreme court, 1922-30; died in office 1930. Died, following a heart attack, in Wisconsin General Hospital, Madison, Dane County, Wis., May 2, 1930 (age 67 years, 16 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Napoleon Crownhart (1836-1900) and Mehitable Ann (Burgess) Crownhart (1837-1882); married, July 17, 1895, to Jessie Elizabeth Evans (1865-1943).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Wisconsin Supreme Court biography
  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).
Herbert B. Shonk Herbert Bronson Shonk (1881-1930) — also known as Herbert B. Shonk — of Scarsdale, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pa., October 28, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; oil business; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 2nd District, 1923-30; died in office 1930. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; American Legion; Alpha Delta Phi; Phi Beta Kappa. Died, from pneumonia, following a heart attack, in White Plains Hospital, White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y., September 26, 1930 (age 48 years, 333 days). Interment at St. James the Less Cemetery, Scarsdale, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Washington Shonk; married 1907 to Gertrude Knight (daughter of Erastus Cole Knight (1857-?)).
  Political family: Shonk-Knight family of New York.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1924
  Frederick Washburn Yates (1866-1930) — also known as Frederick W. Yates — of Plainfield, Union County, N.J. Born in Plainfield, Union County, N.J., March 9, 1866. Lawyer; Consul for Liberia in New York, N.Y., 1898-1901. Presbyterian. Died, from heart trouble, in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 10, 1930 (age 64 years, 215 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, Scotch Plains, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Washburn Yates (1826-1904) and Susan Gray (Jackson) Yates (1831-1913); married 1894 to Bertha Kedzie Cornwell (1868-1938); third cousin thrice removed of Simeon Baldwin.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Libby-Felt family of Maine; Baldwin-Yates-Adams family of Maine; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  J. E. T. Bowden (c.1857-1930) — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Born in Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, S.C., about 1857. Democrat. Promoter of the Corbett-Mitchell boxing match in Jacksonville, January 25, 1894; mayor of Jacksonville, Fla., 1899-1901, 1915-17; taxicab owner; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1904, 1920, 1924. Died, of a heart attack, in Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla., November 19, 1930 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  Herbert Arthur Wolcott (1862-1930) — also known as H. A. Wolcott — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Born in Bellevue, Huron County, Ohio, May 27, 1862. Democrat. Hardware merchant; mining business; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County 1st District, 1923-24. Episcopalian. Member, Elks; Lions. Died, from complications of heart disease, in Carthage, Jasper County, Mo., December 4, 1930 (age 68 years, 191 days). Interment at Park Cemetery, Carthage, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Mary Ann (Ford) Wolcott (1827-1864) and Thomas W. Wolcott (1831-1904); married, January 2, 1890, to Katherine Betts (1866-1932; suicide).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Andrew Jackson Greenfield (1835-1931) — of Oil City, Venango County, Pa.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Millsboro, Washington County, Pa., November 20, 1835. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; oil business; financier; mayor of Oil City, Pa., 1882-83; postmaster at Oil City, Pa., 1885-89. Episcopalian. Died, from heart disease, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., January 13, 1931 (age 95 years, 54 days). Interment at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Presumably named for: Andrew Jackson
  Relatives: Son of William Greenfield and Eleanor Greenfield.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sam Baker Cook (1852-1931) — also known as Sam B. Cook — of Audrain County, Mo.; Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Born in Front Royal, Warren County, Va., January 11, 1852. Democrat. Banker; Missouri Democratic state chair, 1896-1900; secretary of state of Missouri, 1901-05; member of Missouri state senate 27th District, 1917-20. Died, from hypostatic pneumonia and coronary artery disease, in Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo., February 4, 1931 (age 79 years, 24 days). Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Jefferson City, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William Cook.
  William Philip Boland (1863-1931) — also known as William P. Boland — of Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa. Born in County Sligo, Ireland, January 6, 1863. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 11th District, 1924. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Elks. Died, of a heart condition, at Clara Barton Hospital, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., February 27, 1931 (age 68 years, 52 days). Interment at St. Catherine's Cemetery, Moscow, Pa.
  Relatives: Brother of Christopher G. Boland (1854-1924); first cousin of Patrick Joseph Boland.
  Political family: Boland family of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
  Archibald James Carey (1868-1931) — also known as Archibald J. Carey — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in slavery, in Georgia, August 25, 1868. Republican. School teacher and principal; president, Edward Waters College, Jacksonville, Fla., 1895; minister; bishop; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 3rd District, 1920-22; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1924; member, Chicago Civil Service Commission, 1927-29; indicted in 1929 on charges of accepting bribes from job applicants; the case never came to trial. African Methodist Episcopal. African ancestry. Died, from heart disease, in Billings Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 23, 1931 (age 62 years, 210 days). Interment at Lincoln Cemetery, Blue Island, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Ann Carey (1845-1879) and Jefferson Alexander Carey (1849-1919); married to Elizabeth D. Davis (1867-1936); father of Archibald James Carey, Jr. (1908-1981).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walter Halben Butler (1852-1931) — also known as Walter H. Butler — of Iowa. Born in Springboro, Crawford County, Pa., February 13, 1852. Democrat. Banker; U.S. Representative from Iowa 4th District, 1891-93. Died, from myocarditis and heart dilatation, in Roosevelt Hotel, Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., April 24, 1931 (age 79 years, 70 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Hiram Butler and Mary (Temple) Butler.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Robert S. Conklin (1876-1931) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., August 2, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 21st District, 1907-10; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1925; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930. Died, from heart disease, in Tarrytown, Westchester County, N.Y., June 4, 1931 (age 54 years, 306 days). Interment somewhere in Somers, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Josiah Conklin (1847-1926) and Anna Jane (Hughes) Conklin (1850-1932); married, June 25, 1910, to Mary Bent (1881-1964).
  William Vernon Phillips (1875-1931) — also known as W. Vernon Phillips — of Yeadon, Delaware County, Pa. Born in Wales, November 18, 1875. Iron and steel business; bank director; burgess of Yeadon, Pennsylvania, 1923-31; died in office 1931. Episcopalian. Welsh ancestry. Member, Union League. Died, from heart disease, in Jefferson Hospital, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., July 2, 1931 (age 55 years, 226 days). Interment at Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Frederick Richard Phillips (1849-1904) and Emily Mary (Jenkins) Phillips (1849-1929); married 1912 to Florence Louise Starr (1885-1975).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bird J. Vincent (1880-1931) — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Brandon Township, Oakland County, Mich., March 6, 1880. Republican. Saginaw County Prosecuting Attorney, 1915-17; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1923-31; died in office 1931. Died, from heart disease, aboard ship, the naval transport Henderson en route from Hawaii to San Francisco, in the North Pacific Ocean, July 18, 1931 (age 51 years, 134 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Saginaw, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to L. Maud Hinds.
  Cross-reference: Willard J. Nash
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
Joseph E. Newburger Joseph E. Newburger (1853-1931) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 21, 1853. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1906-23. Jewish. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died, from heart disease, in his suite at the Hotel Champlain, near Plattsburgh, Clinton County, N.Y., July 19, 1931 (age 77 years, 271 days). Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Cornelius T. Driscoll (c.1845-1931) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born about 1845. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1881; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1899-1901; defeated, 1901. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. One of the founders of the Knights of Columbus. Died, from heart disease, in Milford, New Haven County, Conn., August 15, 1931 (age about 86 years). Burial location unknown.
  Silas E. Hedges (1847-1931) — of Athens, Athens County, Ohio. Born in Ohio, September 26, 1847. Mayor of Athens, Ohio, 1907-10. Died, of a heart attack, September 11, 1931 (age 83 years, 350 days). Burial location unknown.
  William H. Reynolds (1868-1931) — of Long Beach, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 29, 1868. Republican. Builder; real estate developer; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1894-95; indicted by a grand jury in August 1917 for perjury, over his 1912 expert testimony on the value of land sought by the city for a park; the grand jury alleged that he falsely denied any personal interest in the realty company which owned the property; also indicted in October 1917, with three others, for conspiracy defraud the city of $500,000 by inflating the appraisal; the indictments were dismissed in May 1920 over the prosecutor's delay of the trial; village president of Long Beach, New York, 1921-22; mayor of Long Beach, N.Y., 1922-24; removed 1924; defeated, 1925; indicted on May 1, 1924, along with the Long Beach city treasurer, for misappropriating city funds in connection with a bond issue; tried in June 1924, convicted, sentenced to six months in the county jail, and automatically removed from office as mayor; released pending appeal; the Appellate Division reversed the conviction in June 1925 and ordered a new trial; the indictment was dismissed in June 1927. English and Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Elks; Freemasons. Died, from heart disease, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 13, 1931 (age 63 years, 0 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Reynolds and Margaret (McChesney) Reynolds; married to Elise Guerrier.
  Ernest Robinson Ackerman (1863-1931) — also known as Ernest R. Ackerman — of Plainfield, Union County, N.J. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 17, 1863. Republican. President, Lawrence Portland Cement Company; banker; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1896; member of New Jersey state senate from Union County, 1906-11; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1908, 1916; member of New Jersey state board of education, 1918-20; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1919-31; died in office 1931. Presbyterian. Member, Union League. He was elected to the American Philatelic Society Hall of Fame in 2000. Died, of heart disease, in Plainfield, Union County, N.J., October 18, 1931 (age 68 years, 123 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, Scotch Plains, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Ellen Robinson (Morgan) Ackerman (1836-1905) and James Hervey Ackerman (1837-1885); married 1892 to Mora L. Weber.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Peter Joseph Dooling (1857-1931) — also known as Peter J. Dooling — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 15, 1857. Democrat. Real estate business; member of New York state senate 16th District, 1903-04; U.S. Representative from New York, 1913-21 (16th District 1913-19, 15th District 1919-21); defeated, 1920; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930. Member, Tammany Hall. Died, from arteriosclerosis, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 18, 1931 (age 74 years, 245 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Father of James J. Dooling (1893-1937).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  John Warren Gordon (1857-1931) — also known as John W. Gordon; "Honest John" — of Barre, Washington County, Vt. Born in Vershire, Orange County, Vt., September 16, 1857. Granite business; lawyer; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Vermont, 1896; mayor of Barre, Vt., 1896-1900; member of Vermont state senate, 1911-12; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1923-24, 1929-30. Universalist. Member, Odd Fellows. Died suddenly, probably from a heart attack, in his car, on Elm Street, Montpelier, Washington County, Vt., October 26, 1931 (age 74 years, 40 days). Interment at Hope Cemetery, Barre, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of William Gordon and Mary Ann (Thurber) Gordon; married, August 25, 1884, to Maud Laura Dunham.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thaddeus Horatius Caraway (1871-1931) — also known as Thaddeus H. Caraway — of Jonesboro, Craighead County, Ark. Born in Stoddard County, Mo., October 17, 1871. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1912 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1924 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1928; U.S. Representative from Arkansas 1st District, 1913-21; U.S. Senator from Arkansas, 1921-31; died in office 1931. Member, Knights of Pythias; Elks; American Bar Association. Died, from heart disease, in a hospital at Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., November 6, 1931 (age 60 years, 20 days). Interment at West Lawn Cemetery, Jonesboro, Ark.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Tolbert F. Caraway and Mary Ellen (Scales) Caraway; married, February 5, 1902, to Hattie Ophelia Wyatt (1878-1950).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Raleigh P. Hale (1883-1931) — of East Chicago, Lake County, Ind. Born in Columbia, Boone County, Mo., June 6, 1883. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; physician; mayor of East Chicago, Ind., 1926-30; resigned 1930; in 1929, accused of protecting vice as mayor, he and 18 others, including the East Chicago police chief and the reputed business agent for gangster Al Capone were charged in federal court with conspiracy to violate liquor prohibition laws; convicted in January 1930, and sentenced to two years in prison; on appeal, a new trial was ordered. Member, American Legion. Died suddenly, from dilated cardiomyopathy, in East Chicago, Lake County, Ind., December 1, 1931 (age 48 years, 178 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Hammond, Ind.
  Relatives: Married, September 9, 1913, to Harriet Phillips.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Fred Prehn (1860-1932) — of Marathon City, Marathon County, Wis. Born in Manitowoc County, Wis., May 5, 1860. Republican. Merchant; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1905-07. Lutheran. German ancestry. Died, from heart disease, in Wausau, Marathon County, Wis., 1932 (age about 72 years). Interment at St. Mathew's Lutheran Cemetery, Marathon City, Wis.
  Relatives: Father of Arthur William Prehn (1884-1951).
Moses Alexander Moses Alexander (1853-1932) — of Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo.; Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Born in Obrigheim, Bavaria, Germany, November 13, 1853. Democrat. Clothing merchant; mayor of Chillicothe, Mo., 1887-88; mayor of Boise, Idaho, 1897-99, 1901-03; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1912 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1916, 1924, 1928; Governor of Idaho, 1915-19; defeated, 1908, 1922. Jewish. German ancestry. Member, Freemasons; B'nai B'rith. Died, of a heart attack, in Boise, Ada County, Idaho, January 4, 1932 (age 78 years, 52 days). Interment at Morris Hill Cemetery, Boise, Idaho.
  Relatives: Son of Nathan Alexander and Emma Alexander; married, December 4, 1876, to Helena (Hedwig) Keastner.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: City of Boise
  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
  Samuel Arthur Beardsley (1856-1932) — also known as Samuel A. Beardsley — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y., December 1, 1856. Democrat. Lawyer; incorporated New York Gas, Electric Light, Heat & Power Co., which later became the New York Edison Co.; director of several other utilities; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1889-92; secretary of New York Democratic Party, 1889-92; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1904, 1908, 1912. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Redmen. Died, from a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 28, 1932 (age 75 years, 149 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Arthur Moore Beardsley and Louise Howland (Adams) Beardsley; married, September 14, 1881, to Elizabeth Ann Hopper (died 1916); married 1927 to Lillian Valérie Ella Walpole-Moore.
  George Moultrie Napier (1863-1932) — also known as George M. Napier — of Monroe, Walton County, Ga.; Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga.; Decatur, DeKalb County, Ga. Born in LaFayette, Walker County, Ga., March 28, 1863. Democrat. Lawyer; Georgia state attorney general, 1921-32; died in office 1932. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. Died, of a heart attack, in Decatur, DeKalb County, Ga., May 4, 1932 (age 69 years, 37 days). Interment at Rest Haven Cemetery, Monroe, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Nathan Campbell Napier and Julia Louise (Sharpe) Napier; married, December 16, 1905, to Frances Nunnally.
  Augustus F. Daix, Jr. (1866-1932) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 3, 1866. Republican. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state senate 7th District, 1913-32; died in office 1932. Died, from heart disease, in the New Clarion Hotel, Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J., May 5, 1932 (age 65 years, 215 days). Burial location unknown.
George P. McLean George Payne McLean (1857-1932) — also known as George P. McLean — of Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn., October 7, 1857. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1884; member of Connecticut state senate 3rd District, 1886; candidate for secretary of state of Connecticut, 1890; U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, 1892-96; Governor of Connecticut, 1901-03; member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1901; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1911-29. Died, of heart disease, in Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn., June 6, 1932 (age 74 years, 243 days). Interment at Hop Meadow Cemetery, Simsbury, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Dudley B. McLean and Mary (Payne) McLean.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, June 1919
  Charles Edward Ingersoll (1860-1932) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Penllyn, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 17, 1860. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1896; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 7th District, 1902. Died, from arteriosclerosis and chronic nephritis, in Penllyn, Montgomery County, Pa., June 6, 1932 (age 71 years, 355 days). Interment at Church of the Messiah Cemetery, Gwynedd Valley, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Ingersoll (1817-1893) and Anna Chester (Warren) Ingersoll (1826-1891); married, December 23, 1886, to Henrietta Auchinuty Sturgis; grandson of Charles Jared Ingersoll; grandnephew of Joseph Reed Ingersoll; great-grandson of Jared Ingersoll; first cousin thrice removed of Jonathan Ingersoll; second cousin twice removed of Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll and Charles Anthony Ingersoll; third cousin once removed of Colin Macrae Ingersoll and Charles Roberts Ingersoll; fourth cousin of George Pratt Ingersoll; fourth cousin once removed of Laman Ingersoll (1805-1863).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Horace George Chilton (1853-1932) — also known as Horace Chilton — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex.; Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born near Tyler, Smith County, Tex., December 29, 1853. Democrat. Printer; newspaper publisher; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1888 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1896; U.S. Senator from Texas, 1891-92, 1895-1901. Accidentally fell over a chair, broke his upper leg, never recovered from the injury, and died three months later, from heart and kidney disease and senility, in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., June 12, 1932 (age 78 years, 166 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Tyler, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of George Washington Chilton (1828-1884) and Ella (Goodman) Chilton (1835-1916); married, February 20, 1877, to Mary W. Grinnan (1856-1924); grandson of Thomas Chilton; grandnephew of William Parish Chilton; first cousin four times removed of John Smith (1750-1836); second cousin of Arthur Bounds Chilton; second cousin twice removed of Joshua Chilton; third cousin once removed of Commodore Perry Chilton and Shadrach Chilton.
  Political family: Chilton family of Missouri.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Benjamin Franklin Starr (1867-1932) — also known as Benjamin F. Starr — of Corry, Erie County, Pa. Born in Lisburn, Cumberland County, Pa., August 18, 1867. Owner and manager, Starr Granite Works; mayor of Corry, Pa., 1932; died in office 1932. Member, Rotary; Freemasons. Seemingly uninjured in an automobile accident which overturned his car, he collapsed and died a few minutes later, possibly from a head injury or heart attack, in Rome Township, Crawford County, Pa., July 27, 1932 (age 64 years, 344 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Corry, Pa.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Relatives: Son of James Starr and Anna Starr; married 1896 to Ruth Treat.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Alden Smith (1859-1932) — also known as "Michigan's Friendliest Man" — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Dowagiac, Cass County, Mich., May 12, 1859. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1888-92; U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1895-1907; U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1907-19; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1916. Died, following a heart attack, in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., October 11, 1932 (age 73 years, 152 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Gordon Paddock (1865-1932) — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., September 6, 1865. Lawyer; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Seoul, 1901-02; U.S. Consul General in Seoul, 1902-06; U.S. Vice Consul General in Seoul, 1906-09; Mukden, 1909-10; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Harbin, 1909; U.S. Consul in Tabriz, 1910-19; Teheran, as of 1922. Died, from a heart attack, in Somme département, France, November 2, 1932 (age 67 years, 57 days). Interment somewhere in Paris, France.
  Relatives: Son of Franklin Paddock and Annie (Gordon) Paddock.
  Edwin Rounsevelle Wildman (1867-1932) — also known as Edwin Wildman — of Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Corning, Steuben County, N.Y., May 9, 1867. Newspaper editor; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Hong Kong, 1898-99; newspaper correspondent; writer. Died, from a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., November 3, 1932 (age 65 years, 178 days). Interment at Oramel Cemetery, Oramel, Caneadea, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Edwin Wildman (1829-1887) and Helen Pamela (Rounsevelle) Wildman (1834-1869); brother of Rounsevelle Wildman; married 1918 to Suzanne Brooks; third cousin once removed of Charles Beers Hatch, Joseph Russell Hatch and Norris Hatch; third cousin twice removed of David DeForest Wildman; third cousin thrice removed of Zalmon Wildman (1775-1835) and Nathaniel Hibbard Wildman.
  Political families: Wildman family of Danbury, Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Oramel Hinckley Simpson (1870-1932) — of Louisiana. Born in Washington, St. Landry Parish, La., March 20, 1870. Democrat. Lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana, 1924-26; Governor of Louisiana, 1926-28; defeated in primary, 1928. Methodist. Died, from a heart seizure, in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., November 17, 1932 (age 62 years, 242 days). Entombed at Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans, La.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel F. Simpson and Mary Esther (Beer) Simpson; married 1899 to Louise E. Pichet (1874-1944).
  See also 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
  Alfred Gaither Allen (1867-1932) — also known as Alfred G. Allen — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born near Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio, July 23, 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Ohio 2nd District, 1911-17; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1920. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Phi Delta Phi; American Bar Association; Elks. Died of angina pectoris, in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, December 9, 1932 (age 65 years, 139 days). Interment at Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wilmington, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac B. Allen and Eliza W. (Gaither) Allen; married, December 10, 1901, to Clara B. Forbes.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Arthur Conrad Roach (1871-1932) — also known as A. C. Roach; Arthur Cyrus Roach — of Sullivan County, Mo. Born in Reedy, Roane County, W.Va., November 23, 1871. Democrat. Merchant; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Sullivan County, 1931-32; died in office 1932. Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage, while suffering from bronchial pneumonia and arteriosclerosis, in Research Hospital, Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., December 30, 1932 (age 61 years, 37 days). Interment at Thomas Union Cemetery, Harris, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse A. Roach (1844-1921) and Anna (Watson) Roach (1848-1916); married, February 23, 1903, to Cecil R. Watson (1878-1961).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Calvin Coolidge Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933) — also known as John Calvin Coolidge; "Silent Cal"; "Cautious Cal" — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Born in Plymouth, Windsor County, Vt., July 4, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1907; mayor of Northampton, Mass., 1910-11; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1912-15; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1916-19; Governor of Massachusetts, 1919-21; Vice President of the United States, 1921-23; President of the United States, 1923-29. Congregationalist. English ancestry. Died of coronary thrombosis in Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass., January 5, 1933 (age 60 years, 185 days). Interment at Plymouth Notch Cemetery, Plymouth, Vt.
  Presumably named for: John Calvin
  Relatives: Son of John Calvin Coolidge (1845-1926) and Victoria Josephine (Moor) Coolidge (1846-1885); married, October 4, 1905, to Grace Anna Goodhue (1879-1957); father of John Coolidge (1906-2000; son-in-law of John Harper Trumbull (1873-1961)); cousin *** of William Wallace Stickney; first cousin twice removed of Arthur Brown.
  Political families: Coolidge-Usher-Brown-Stickney family of Plainville, Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: John W. Langley — Everett Sanders
  Personal motto: "Do the day's work."
  Campaign slogan (1924): "Keep cool and keep Coolidge."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books by Calvin Coolidge: The Autobiography of Calvin Coolidge (1929)
  Books about Calvin Coolidge: Peter Hannaford, ed., The Quotable Calvin Coolidge : Sensible Words for the New Century — Robert H. Ferrell, The Presidency of Calvin Coolidge — Robert Sobel, Coolidge: An American Enigma — David Greenberg, Coolidge — Amity Shlaes, Coolidge
  Critical books about Calvin Coolidge: Nathan Miller, Star-Spangled Men : America's Ten Worst Presidents
  Image source: "The Statesman," George Wythe University, October 2012
  John L. Miller (c.1863-1933) — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Born in Woodhull, Steuben County, N.Y., about 1863. Republican. Mayor of Corning, N.Y., 1903-04, 1930-33; died in office 1933; member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 1st District, 1909-10. Died, from a heart ailment, in Sayre, Bradford County, Pa., January 6, 1933 (age about 70 years). Burial location unknown.
  Robert Reyburn Butler (1881-1933) — also known as Robert R. Butler — of Condon, Gilliam County, Ore.; The Dalles, Wasco County, Ore. Born in Butler, Johnson County, Tenn., September 24, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Oregon, 1908, 1916; circuit judge in Oregon, 1909-11; member of Oregon state senate, 1913-17, 1925-28; U.S. Representative from Oregon 2nd District, 1928-33; died in office 1933. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks; Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Died of heart disease and pneumonia, at Providence Hospital, Washington, D.C., January 7, 1933 (age 51 years, 105 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, The Dalles, Ore.
  Relatives: Grandson of Roderick Randum Butler (1827-1902).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  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.
  Henry A. Huber (1869-1933) — also known as "The Great Pacificator" — of Stoughton, Dane County, Wis. Born in Evergreen, Allegheny County, Pa., November 6, 1869. Republican. Lawyer; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1904; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1913-25; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1924 (alternate), 1928 (Convention Vice-President); Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin, 1925-33. Died, of a heart ailment, at Madison General Hospital, Madison, Dane County, Wis., January 31, 1933 (age 63 years, 86 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Stoughton, Wis.
  Champe Terrell Barksdale (1853-1933) — also known as Champ T. Barksdale — of Danville, Va. Born in Halifax County, Va., December 2, 1853. Republican. Attacked and seriously hurt, in August 1895, when Buford Wimbish struck him over the head with an iron bar; postmaster at Danville, Va., 1898-1908. Died, from coronary thrombosis and lung abscess, in Memorial Hospital, Danville, Va., February 12, 1933 (age 79 years, 72 days). Interment somewhere in Pittsylvania County, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Randolph Vaughn Barksdale (1817-1899) and Frances Clapton 'Fannie' (Wimbish) Barksdale (1830-1870); first cousin of William Randolph Barksdale; first cousin once removed of Alfred Dickinson Barksdale; second cousin of Howell Edmunds Jackson (1832-1895); second cousin once removed of William Barksdale, Ethelbert Barksdale and George Annesley Barksdale; fourth cousin once removed of Allen Arnold Barksdale and Randolph Hunter Barksdale.
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.
  Fred Atwater (c.1871-1933) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Birmingham (now part of Derby), New Haven County, Conn., about 1871. Democrat. Founder and president, Columbia Nut and Bolt Company; mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1921-23; defeated, 1923, 1927; member of Connecticut state senate 21st District, 1931; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1932. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Kiwanis. Died, from diabetes and a heart ailment, in Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., February 23, 1933 (age about 62 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Atwater and Josie (Wells) Atwater.
  Thomas James Walsh (1859-1933) — also known as Thomas J. Walsh — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Born in Two Rivers, Manitowoc County, Wis., June 12, 1859. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Montana, 1906; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1912 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee; speaker), 1916 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932; U.S. Senator from Montana, 1913-33; died in office 1933; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1928. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, American Bar Association. While en route to Washington to accept appointment as U.S. Attorney General, died suddenly of a heart attack, on a train of the Atlantic Coast Line near Wilson, Wilson County, N.C., March 2, 1933 (age 73 years, 263 days). Interment at Resurrection Cemetery, Helena, Mont.
  Relatives: Son of Felix Walsh and Bridget (Comer) Walsh; married, August 15, 1889, to Eleanor C. McClements (died 1917).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about Thomas J. Walsh: J. Leonard Bates, Senator Thomas J. Walsh of Montana
  Robert Beecher Howell (1864-1933) — also known as Robert B. Howell — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Born in Adrian, Lenawee County, Mich., January 21, 1864. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; member of Nebraska state senate, 1902-04; member of Republican National Committee from Nebraska, 1912-24; candidate for Governor of Nebraska, 1914; U.S. Senator from Nebraska, 1923-33; died in office 1933. Died, from pneumonia and a heart attack, in Walter Reed Army Hospital, Washington, D.C., March 11, 1933 (age 69 years, 49 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Omaha, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Howell (1825?-?); married to Alice (Chase) Cullingham.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Clay Stone Briggs (1876-1933) — of Galveston, Galveston County, Tex. Born in Galveston, Galveston County, Tex., January 8, 1876. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1906-08; district judge in Texas 10th District, 1909-19; U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1919-33; died in office 1933. Episcopalian. Died of a heart attack, in Washington, D.C., April 29, 1933 (age 57 years, 111 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Dempster Briggs and Olive (Branch) Briggs; married, August 17, 1927, to Lois Slayton Woodworth.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bolivar Edwards Kemp (1871-1933) — also known as Bolivar E. Kemp — of Amite City, Tangipahoa Parish, La. Born near Amite City, St. Helena Parish, La., December 28, 1871. Democrat. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1920; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 6th District, 1925-33; died in office 1933. Episcopalian. Died, from a heart attack, in Amite City, Tangipahoa Parish, La., June 19, 1933 (age 61 years, 173 days). Interment at Amite Cemetery, Amite City, La.
  Relatives: Son of William Breed Kemp and Elizabeth (Nesom) Kemp; married to Esther Edwards 'Lallie' Conner (1875-1943); father of Bolivar Edwards Kemp, Jr. (1904-1965).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Gilbert Nelson Haugen (1859-1933) — also known as Gilbert N. Haugen — of Northwood, Worth County, Iowa. Born near Orfordville, Rock County, Wis., April 21, 1859. Republican. Member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1894; U.S. Representative from Iowa 4th District, 1899-1933; defeated, 1932. Died, of influenza and heart disease, in Northwood, Worth County, Iowa, July 18, 1933 (age 74 years, 88 days). Interment at Sunset Rest Cemetery, Northwood, Iowa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Isaac S. Giles (1853-1933) — of Seaford, Sussex County, Del. Born in Delaware, February 20, 1853. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1924 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1928. Died, from heart disease, in Seaford, Sussex County, Del., September 7, 1933 (age 80 years, 199 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Seaford, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Giles (1804-1883) and Sarah (Hosea) Giles (1817-1896); married, December 22, 1892, to Lula G. Rawlins (1869-1923).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wallace Rider Farrington (1871-1933) — of Hawaii. Born in Orono, Penobscot County, Maine, May 3, 1871. Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1921-29. Congregationalist. Died of heart disease in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, October 6, 1933 (age 62 years, 156 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Rider Farrington (1830-1897) and Ellen Elizabeth (Holyoke) Farrington (1835-1895); married, October 26, 1896, to Catharine McAlpine Crane (1870-1953); father of Joseph Rider Farrington (1897-1954); second cousin of Edward Silsby Farrington.
  Political family: Farrington family of Honolulu, Hawaii.
  Farrington High School, in Honolulu, Hawaii, is named for him.  — Farrington Street and Farrington Highway, in Honolulu, Hawaii, are named for him.  — Farrington Hall auditorium (built 1930, demolished in the 1970s), at the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Nuckles Doak (1882-1933) — also known as William N. Doak — of Roanoke, Va.; Washington, D.C.; McLean, Fairfax County, Va. Born in Rural Retreat, Wythe County, Va., December 12, 1882. Republican. Vice-president, Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen, 1916-28; delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1916 (alternate), 1932; candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 6th District, 1920; candidate for U.S. Senator from Virginia, 1924; U.S. Secretary of Labor, 1930-33. Methodist. Member, Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen; Freemasons; Shriners. Died of heart disease, in McLean, Fairfax County, Va., October 23, 1933 (age 50 years, 315 days). Entombed at Black Lick Cemetery, Near Rural Retreat, Wythe County, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Canaro Draton Doak (1843-1919) and Elizabeth (Dutton) Doak (1844-1931); married, October 15, 1908, to Emma M. Doak (1883-1951).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Henry McCooey (1864-1934) — also known as John H. McCooey; "Tammany's Uncle John" — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 18, 1864. Democrat. Shipyard worker; candidate for borough president of Brooklyn, New York, 1909; chair of Kings County Democratic Party, 1910-34; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912, 1916, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930; Presidential Elector for New York, 1932; member of Democratic National Committee from New York, 1933-34; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died, of myocarditis, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 21, 1934 (age 69 years, 217 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John H. McCooey and Anna (Hanlon) McCooey; brother of Anna McCooey (who married Edward J. Dowling (1875-?)); married, January 17, 1899, to Catharine I. Sesnon (sister-in-law of James J. Byrne); father of John Henry McCooey, Jr..
  Political family: McCooey-Ambro family of Brooklyn, New York.
  James Ashby Albritton (1869-1934) — also known as J. Ashby Albritton — of Snow Hill, Greene County, N.C. Born in Greene County, N.C., December 17, 1869. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1916, 1924. Died, from influenza and myocarditis, in Snow Hill, Greene County, N.C., February 5, 1934 (age 64 years, 50 days). Interment at St. Barnabas Episcopal Cemetery, Snow Hill, N.C.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William McAllister Ross (1850-1934) — also known as William M. Ross — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Maine, Broome County, N.Y., July 12, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; Onondaga County Judge, 1894-1914; Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District, 1915-20. Died, from heart disease, in Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., March 19, 1934 (age 83 years, 250 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Ross and Mary (Wilson) Ross; married 1880 to Jessie A. Johnson.
  George Nelms Wise (1874-1934) — also known as George N. Wise — of Newport News, Va.; Hampton, Va. Born in Virginia, September 13, 1874. Republican. Lawyer; Honorary Vice-Consul for Paraguay in Newport News, Va., 1921; candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 1st District, 1922. Died, following a heart attack, in Hampton, Va., March 28, 1934 (age 59 years, 196 days). Interment at Greenlawn Memorial Park, Newport News, Va.
  Relatives: Married to Eliza Jane Gatewood Stephenson (1880-1950).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Vinson Kidder (1881-1934) — also known as William V. Kidder — of La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wis. Born in Urbana, Champaign County, Ohio, August 10, 1881. Republican. Newspaper reporter; inventor; automobile accessories business; Presidential Elector for Wisconsin, 1924; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1928. Died, from a heart attack, in La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wis., April 5, 1934 (age 52 years, 238 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Hannah Susan (Vinsonheller) Kidder (1854-1920) and George Winslow Kidder (1856-1934); third cousin once removed of Fannie Kidder Tyler; fourth cousin of Randolph Appleton Kidder (1913-1996).
  Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Appleton family of Massachusetts; Adams-Waite-Forshee-Cowan family of Dexter, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Daniel Phoenix Ingraham (1874-1934) — also known as Phoenix Ingraham — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 23, 1874. Democrat. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1924-34; died in office 1934. Member, Freemasons; Sons of the Revolution; Society of the Cincinnati; Tammany Hall. Died, from a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 30, 1934 (age 59 years, 189 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Landon Ingraham and Georgina (Lent) Ingraham (1860-1937); grandson of Daniel Phoenix Ingraham; sixth great-grandson of John Leverett; seventh great-grandson of Thomas Willett and William Leete; second cousin four times removed of Benjamin Tallmadge; second cousin five times removed of Pierpont Edwards; third cousin thrice removed of Frederick Augustus Tallmadge (1792-1869).
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Floyd-Woodbridge-Edwards family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Simon Louis Adler (1867-1934) — also known as Simon L. Adler — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Seneca Falls, Seneca County, N.Y., August 30, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 2nd District, 1911-26; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of New York, 1927-34; died in office 1934. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association. Suffered a heart attack at breakfast, and died soon after, in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., May 23, 1934 (age 66 years, 266 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis Adler and Anne (Zalinski) Adler.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robert Duncan Coombs (1873-1934) — also known as Robert D. Coombs — of Paramus, Bergen County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., September 15, 1873. Republican. Engineer; mayor of Paramus, N.J., 1933-34; died in office 1934. Died, of heart disease, in Paramus, Bergen County, N.J., October 22, 1934 (age 61 years, 37 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Harriet Lord.
  George Breisacher (c.1865-1934) — of Bergenfield, Bergen County, N.J. Born about 1865. Democrat. Mayor of Bergenfield, N.J., 1912-13; postmaster at Bergenfield, N.J., 1915-19. Died, from heart disease, in Bergenfield, Bergen County, N.J., November 28, 1934 (age about 69 years). Burial location unknown.
  George Wylie Paul Hunt (1859-1934) — also known as George W. P. Hunt — of Globe, Gila County, Ariz. Born in Huntsville, Randolph County, Mo., November 1, 1859. Democrat. Rancher; merchant; member of Arizona territorial legislature, 1892-1900, 1904-10; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona Territory, 1900; delegate to Arizona state constitutional convention, 1910; Governor of Arizona, 1912-17, 1917-19, 1923-29, 1931-33; defeated in primary, 1932, 1934; U.S. Minister to Siam, 1920-21. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died, from a heart attack, in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., December 24, 1934 (age 75 years, 53 days). Interment at Papago Park, Phoenix, Ariz.
  Relatives: Son of George Washington Hunt and Sarah Elizabeth (Yates) Hunt; married, February 24, 1904, to Helen Duett Ellison (died 1931).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Charles A. Wells (1850-1934) — of Victory, Essex County, Vt.; Concord, Essex County, Vt. Born in Monson, Piscataquis County, Maine, October 27, 1850. Republican. Farmer; lumberman; miller; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Victory, 1910. Protestant. Died, of general arteriosclerosis, in Concord, Essex County, Vt., December 29, 1934 (age 84 years, 63 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Wells and Sarah (Dexter) Wells.
  David Monroe Barnwell (1875-1935) — of Fresno, Fresno County, Calif. Born in Comanche County, Tex., October 20, 1875. Democrat. Fresno County Clerk, 1910-33; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1932. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. U.S. Comptroller of Customs, San Francisco, 1933. Died, of a heart attack, in Fresno, Fresno County, Calif., 1935 (age about 59 years). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Fresno, Calif.
  Anthony Jerome Griffin (1866-1935) — also known as Anthony J. Griffin; "Altair" — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 1, 1866. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; newspaper editor; member of New York state senate 22nd District, 1911-14; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 22nd District, 1915; U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1918-35; died in office 1935. Member, American Bar Association. Died, of heart disease, in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., January 13, 1935 (age 68 years, 287 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of James A. Griffin and Ann (Zeluiff) Griffin; married 1895 to Katharine L. Byrne.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Frank E. Clark (c.1859-1935) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born about 1859. Democrat. Mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1895-97. Died, from a heart ailment, in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., January 14, 1935 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.
  Franklin Swift Billings (1862-1935) — also known as Franklin S. Billings — of Woodstock, Windsor County, Vt. Born in New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass., May 11, 1862. Republican. Member of Vermont state house of representatives from Woodstock, 1910-12, 1921-23; Speaker of the Vermont State House of Representatives, 1921-23; Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1923-25; Governor of Vermont, 1925-27; delegate to Vermont convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Episcopalian. Died, of a heart attack, in Joseph Carbino's repair shop, Woodstock, Windsor County, Vt., January 16, 1935 (age 72 years, 250 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Woodstock, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Franklin Noble Billings and Nancy (Swift) Billings; married, July 12, 1892, to Bessie Hewitt Vail (died 1917); married 1919 to Gertrude (Curtis) Todd; father of Franklin Swift Billings, Jr. (1922-2014); nephew of Frederick H. Billings.
  Political family: Billings family of Woodstock, Vermont.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robert Livingston Beeckman (1866-1935) — also known as R. Livingston Beeckman — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 15, 1866. Republican. Stockbroker; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1909-11; member of Rhode Island state senate, 1912-14; delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1912, 1916, 1920 (member, Resolutions Committee; speaker), 1924; Governor of Rhode Island, 1915-21; candidate for U.S. Senator from Rhode Island, 1922. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died, of apparently of a heart attack, in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif., January 21, 1935 (age 68 years, 281 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Gilbert Livingston Beeckman and Margaret Atherton (Foster) Beeckman; married, October 8, 1902, to Eleanor Thomas (died 1920); married 1923 to Edna (Marston) Burke; uncle of Katherine Steward (who married Hallett C. Johnson (1888-1968)); descendant *** of Robert Livingston the Elder, Philip Livingston and Robert R. Livingston.
  Political families: Cooke family of Ohio and Pennsylvania; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  David Minott Anderson (1855-1935) — also known as David M. Anderson — of Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y. Born in Harrison, Westchester County, N.Y., October 9, 1855. Republican. Paper manufacturer; bank director; Presidential Elector for New York, 1900. Died, from a heart ailment, in a hospital at La Jolla, San Diego County, Calif., February 10, 1935 (age 79 years, 124 days). Interment at Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of David Anderson and Carolina Minott (Mitchell) Anderson; married, December 6, 1882, to Ida M. Lydecker.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Browning Mackay, Jr. (1876-1935) — also known as William B. Mackay, Jr. — of Hackensack, Bergen County, N.J. Born in Greenock, Scotland, August 21, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state senate from Bergen County, 1917-28; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1920; circuit judge in New Jersey, 1929-35. Leading advocate of a vehicular tunnel under the Hudson River; sponsored New Jersey legislation for construction of the George Washington Bridge. Died, of heart disease, in Hackensack, Bergen County, N.J., February 27, 1935 (age 58 years, 190 days). Interment at Hackensack Cemetery, Hackensack, N.J.
  Relatives: Brother of Howard Mackay (1876?-?); married to Ella Gertrude Weickert.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walter Marion Chandler (1867-1935) — also known as Walter M. Chandler — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Yazoo County, Miss., December 8, 1867. Cowboy; school teacher; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1913-19, 1921-23; defeated (Republican), 1918, 1922, 1923, 1924. Died, from a heart attack and intestinal malady, in Post-Graduate Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 16, 1935 (age 67 years, 98 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Jacksonville, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of King David Chandler and Mary Frances (Harrison) Chandler.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harry Bennett Anderson (1879-1935) — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born in Van Buren County, Mich., November 5, 1879. Lawyer; member of Tennessee Republican State Executive Committee, 1904-10; Progressive candidate for Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 1912; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Tennessee, 1926-35; died in office 1935. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; American Legion. Died, from a heart ailment and pneumonia, in Crook Sanitarium, Jackson, Madison County, Tenn., April 9, 1935 (age 55 years, 155 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown, Memphis, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Seneca Benjamin Anderson and Achsah Adelaide (Bennett) Anderson; married, October 8, 1908, to Patty Crook.
  See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edwin Porch Morrow (1877-1935) — also known as Edwin P. Morrow — of Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky. Born in Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky., November 28, 1877. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 1911-14; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1916, 1920 (chair, Committee on Permanent Organization; speaker), 1928 (alternate), 1932; Governor of Kentucky, 1919-23; defeated, 1915; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 9th District, 1934. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died suddenly, from a heart lesion, in Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky., June 15, 1935 (age 57 years, 199 days). Interment at Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Zantzinger Morrow and Virginia Catherine (Bradley) Morrow (1842-1900); married, June 18, 1903, to Katherine Hale Waddle (1878-1960); nephew of William O'Connell Bradley; first cousin of Christine Bradley South (1879-1957).
  Political family: Cockrell-South family of Kentucky.
  Harrison W. Howell (c.1872-1935) — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Trenton, Mercer County, N.J., about 1872. Republican. Physician; mayor of Wilmington, Del., 1911-15; served in the U.S. Army during World War I. Died, of heart disease, in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., July 13, 1935 (age about 63 years). Burial location unknown.
Nelson Sharpe Nelson Sharpe (1858-1935) — of West Branch, Ogemaw County, Mich. Born in Northumberland County, Ontario, August 25, 1858. Republican. Ogemaw County Prosecuting Attorney; circuit judge in Michigan 34th Circuit, 1893-1919; resigned 1919; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1908; justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1919-35; died in office 1935; chief justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1927, 1934. Suffered a heart attack, and died in his rooms at the Porter Hotel, Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., October 20, 1935 (age 77 years, 56 days). Interment at Brookside Cemetery, West Branch, Mich.
  Relatives: Brother of Albert Edward Sharpe (1860-1932).
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1927
  Paul M. Crandell (c.1877-1935) — of New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., about 1877. Lawyer; mayor of New Rochelle, N.Y., 1934-35; appointed 1934; nominated, but died before the election 1935; died in office 1935. After completing a speech at a meeting of the New Rochelle Teachers Club, at Albert Leonard Junior High School, suffered a heart attack and died, from coronary thrombosis, in New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y., October 23, 1935 (age about 58 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Almor Stern (1854-1935) — of Logan, Harrison County, Iowa. Born in Chester County, Pa., April 21, 1854. Republican. Harrison County Auditor, 1878-83; banker; abstract and title business; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1920. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died, from heart disease, in Logan, Harrison County, Iowa, November 1, 1935 (age 81 years, 194 days). Interment at Logan Cemetery, Logan, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Taggart Stern (1814-1892) and Millicent Beet (Fletcher) Stern (1820-1904); married, December 15, 1880, to Laura A. Mann (1854-1933).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chester William Martin (1853-1935) — also known as Chester W. Martin — of Ithaca, Gratiot County, Mich.; Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Born in Coldwater, Branch County, Mich., August 11, 1853. Gratiot County Register of Deeds; member of Michigan state senate, 1895-96; U.S. Consul in Amherstburg, 1897-1906; Martinique, 1906-08; Barbados, 1908-15; Toronto, 1915-24. Died, from a heart attack, in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., November 15, 1935 (age 82 years, 96 days). Interment at Columbia Gardens Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Arthur H. Gleason (1865-1935) — of St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vt. Born in Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., November 25, 1865. Democrat. Grocer; postmaster; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1924. Died, while suffering from acute angina pectoris, in St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vt., November 29, 1935 (age 70 years, 4 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of G. Havens Gleason and Susan (Vail) Gleason; nephew of William H. Gleason (1833-1892).
  Benjamin Gladstone (1896-1935) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., December 16, 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Bronx County 5th District, 1934-35; died in office 1935. Jewish. Member, Elks; American Legion. Died, from a heart attack, in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., December 13, 1935 (age 38 years, 362 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Saddle Brook, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Gladstone.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frank Henry Cooney (1872-1935) — also known as Frank H. Cooney — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Born in Norwood, Ontario, December 31, 1872. Democrat. Lieutenant Governor of Montana, 1933; defeated, 1924; Governor of Montana, 1933-35; died in office 1935. Catholic. Died of heart failure in Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont., December 15, 1935 (age 62 years, 349 days). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery, Missoula, Mont.
  Relatives: Son of John W. Cooney and Mary (O'Callaghan) Cooney; married, December 27, 1899, to Emma May Poindexter.
  Louis Francis Haffen (1854-1935) — also known as Louis F. Haffen; "Father of the Bronx" — of Melrose, Westchester County (now part of Bronx, Bronx County), N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Melrose, Westchester County (now part of Bronx, Bronx County), N.Y., November 6, 1854. Democrat. Civil engineer; engineer, New York City Department of Parks, 1883-93; commissioner of street improvement in Annexed Territory (Bronx), 1893-98; borough president of Bronx, New York, 1898-1909; removed 1909; removed from office by Gov. Charles Evans Hughes over maladministration charges, 1909; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 22nd District, 1915; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930. Catholic. German and Irish ancestry. Member, Royal Arcanum; Tammany Hall. Died, from arteriosclerosis, in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., December 25, 1935 (age 81 years, 49 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Mathias Haffen and Catharine (Hayes) Haffen; married 1886 to Caroline Kurz.
  Haffen Park, Bronx, New York, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Charles Hillman Brough (1876-1935) — also known as Charles H. Brough — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born in Clinton, Hinds County, Miss., July 9, 1876. Democrat. College professor; Governor of Arkansas, 1917-21; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1924. Baptist. Member, American Economic Association; American Political Science Association; Beta Theta Pi; Tau Kappa Alpha; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Knights of Pythias; Elks; Woodmen of the World; Modern Woodmen of America; Columbian Woodmen; Ancient Order of United Workmen; Maccabees. Died, from a heart attack, December 26, 1935 (age 59 years, 170 days). Interment at Roselawn Memorial Park, Little Rock, Ark.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Milton Brough and Flora M. (Thompson) Brough; married, June 17, 1908, to Anne Wade Roark (1880-1958).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Charles Hillman Brough: Foy Lisenby, Charles Hillman Brough: A Biography
  Clarence M. Browne (c.1876-1935) — also known as Clarence M. Brown — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., about 1876. Republican. Lawyer; Saginaw County Prosecuting Attorney, 1909-12; circuit judge in Michigan 10th Circuit, 1918-35; died in office 1935. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Moose; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias. Died, from heart disease, in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., December 27, 1935 (age about 59 years). Burial location unknown.
  Robert C. Weber (1880-1935) — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., January 5, 1880. Democrat. Mayor of Saginaw, Mich., 1934-35; appointed 1934; died in office 1935. Died, from a heart attack, in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., December 27, 1935 (age 55 years, 356 days). Burial location unknown.
  Wesley Lloyd (1883-1936) — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Born in Arvonia, Osage County, Kan., July 24, 1883. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Washington 6th District, 1933-36; died in office 1936. Member, Freemasons; Eagles; Elks. Died of a heart attack in Washington, D.C., January 10, 1936 (age 52 years, 170 days). Interment at Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial