Very incomplete list!
in chronological order
John Rowan, Jr. (1807-1855) —
Born in Kentucky, February
U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Two Sicilies, 1848-49.
Died, due to an accident, August
14, 1855 (age 48 years, 186
Moore Conger (1819-1890) —
of Ira, Cayuga
County, N.Y.; Chicago, Cook
Born in Cayuga
County, N.Y., May 21,
member of New York
state assembly from Cayuga County 1st District, 1855; livestock
by a gate at the Chicago stockyards, suffered a head injury, and died
two weeks later, in Chicago, Cook
County, Ill., November
8, 1890 (age 71 years, 171
Interment at Oak
Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
Jacob Romeis (1835-1904) —
of Toledo, Lucas
Born in Germany,
Republican. General Baggage Agent, Wabash Railroad;
of Toledo, Ohio, 1879-85; U.S.
Representative from Ohio 10th District, 1885-89; defeated, 1888.
Died as the result of an accident, in Toledo, Lucas
County, Ohio, March 8,
1904 (age 68 years, 98
Interment at Woodlawn
Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio.
Charles Earl Currie (1865-1928) —
also known as Charles E. Currie —
of Louisville, Jefferson
Born in Dayton, Campbell
County, Ky., June 16,
President, Currie Fertilizer
for Denmark in Louisville,
Ky., 1897-99; Consul
for Denmark in Louisville,
Killed in an accident with mining machinery, when a five-ton
cylinder graphite dryer rolled over him, in Goodwater, Coosa
County, Ala., May 25,
1928 (age 62 years, 344
Interment at Cave
Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
of George Earl Currie (1840-1898) and Mary Margaret 'Maggie' Currie
(1842-1896); married, October
22, 1889, to Rose Julia Tuley (1865-1949).|
Frederick Moulton Alger (1876-1933) —
also known as Frederick M. Alger; Fred M.
of Detroit, Wayne
Born in Detroit, Wayne
County, Mich., June 27,
Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War;
Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1908;
of Michigan Republican Party, 1911-13; member of Michigan
Republican State Central Committee, 1915, 1917; alternate
delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1916;
colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; director, Packard Motor
manufacturer; director, People's Wayne County Bank.
Accidentally injured his left leg while attending the American
Legion convention in Chicago; his condition worsened, presumably due
and the leg was amputated, but he died soon after, in Detroit, Wayne
County, Mich., December
30, 1933 (age 57 years, 186
Interment at Elmwood
Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
Robert Jerry Dryfoos (1942-2006) —
also known as Robert J. Dryfoos —
of Forest Hills, Queens, Queens
County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York
delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972,
chief counsel for New York Lt. Gov. Mary
Ann Krupsak, 1975; member, New York City Council, 1980-91;
retired from office while under
investigation over alleged campaign
finance and federal
tax violations, but no charges were filed; lobbyist.
for Democratic Action; American
Died, from complications of a head injury, in New
Center, Manhattan, New York
County, N.Y., March 2,
2006 (age 63 years, 203