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  Cornelius Harnett (1723-1781) — of North Carolina. Born near Edenton, Chowan County, N.C., April 20, 1723. Delegate to Continental Congress from North Carolina, 1777. Captured by the British in January 1781, and died as a prisoner, of disease contracted in captivity, in Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., April 20, 1781 (age 58 years, 0 days). Interment at St. James' Churchyard, Wilmington, N.C.
  Harnett County, N.C. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Samuel Shepardson (1757-1813) — of Guilford, Windham County, Vt. Born in Attleboro, Bristol County, Mass., February 10, 1757. Member of Vermont Governor's Council, 1803-08; Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1808. Died, from spotted fever, in Guilford, Windham County, Vt., February 28, 1813 (age 56 years, 18 days). Interment at Old Cemetery, Guilford, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of John Shepardson (1727?-1802); married to Anna Barney.
  Benjamin Pond (1768-1814) — of Essex County, N.Y. Born in Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Mass., 1768. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Essex County, 1807-10; U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1811-13; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812. Suffered exposure and disease at the seige of Plattsburg, and died as a result, in Schroom, Essex County, N.Y., October 6, 1814 (age about 46 years). Original interment at Pine Ridge Cemetery, North Hudson, N.Y.; reinterment in 1923 at Riverside Cemetery, Elizabethtown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Grandfather of George H. Pond (1846-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Joseph Cabell Breckinridge (1788-1823) — also known as Cabell Breckinridge — of Kentucky. Born in Albemarle County, Va., July 24, 1788. Speaker of the Kentucky State House of Representatives, 1817-18; secretary of state of Kentucky, 1820-23; died in office 1823. Presbyterian. Died in an epidemic, in Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky., September 1, 1823 (age 35 years, 39 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Fayette County, Ky.; reinterment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of John Breckinridge and Mary Hopkins (Cabell) Brecinridge (1769-1858); brother of Letitia Preston Breckinridge (1786-1831; who married Peter Buell Porter and Alfred William Grayson) and Robert Jefferson Breckinridge; married to Mary Clay Smith (1787-1864); father of John Cabell Breckinridge; uncle of Peter Augustus Porter (1827-1864), Robert Jefferson Breckinridge, Jr. and William Campbell Preston Breckinridge; grandfather of Clifton Rodes Breckinridge; grandnephew of William Preston and William Cabell; granduncle of Peter Augustus Porter (1853-1925), Levin Irving Handy, Desha Breckinridge and Henry Skillman Breckinridge; first cousin of James Douglas Breckinridge and Benjamin William Sheridan Cabell (1793-1862); first cousin once removed of William Cabell, Jr., Francis Smith Preston, William Henry Cabell, James Patton Preston, Carter Henry Harrison, William Lewis Cabell and George Craighead Cabell; first cousin twice removed of Benjamin Earl Cabell and Carter Henry Harrison II; first cousin thrice removed of Earle Cabell; second cousin of William Campbell Preston, James McDowell, John Buchanan Floyd, John Smith Preston, George Rogers Clark Floyd and Edward Carrington Cabell; second cousin once removed of John William Leftwich.
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Epitaph: "The Righteous Shall Be In Everlasting Remembrance."
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  George Izard (1776-1828) — of Arkansas. Born in England, October 21, 1776. General in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; Governor of Arkansas Territory, 1825-28; died in office 1828. Died of an illness caused by the gout, in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., November 22, 1828 (age 52 years, 32 days). Original interment in unknown location; reinterment in 1843 at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Little Rock, Ark.
  Relatives: Son of Ralph Izard (1742-1804).
  Izard County, Ark. is named for him.
  William Washington Gordon (1796-1842) — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Born in Screven County, Ga., January 17, 1796. Lawyer; mayor of Savannah, Ga., 1834-36; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1835; member of Georgia state senate, 1838; founder and president of the Central Railroad and Banking Co. Died, from bilious pleurisy, in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., March 22, 1842 (age 46 years, 64 days). Original interment at Colonial Park Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.; reinterment at Laurel Grove North Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.; memorial monument at Wright Square, Savannah, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Ambrose Gordon (1751-1804) and Elizabeth (Meade) Gordon (1764-1838); married 1826 to Sarah Anderson 'Addie' Stites (1806-1882; niece of James Moore Wayne (1790-1867)); father of William Washington Gordon; grandfather of Juliette Gordon Low (1860-1927; founder of the Girl Scouts of America in 1912).
  Political family: Wayne-Gordon-Stites family of Savannah, Georgia.
  Gordon County, Ga. is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thomas William Gilpin (1806-1848) — also known as Thomas W. Gilpin — of Delaware. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., 1806. U.S. Consul in Belfast, 1830-42, 1845-47. Died, of convulsions, in Belfast, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), January 4, 1848 (age about 41 years). Interment at Clifton Street Cemetery, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
  George R. Dwyer (d. 1854) — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in Lourenco Marques, 1853-54, died in office 1854. Died, of coast fever, in Lourenco Marques, East Africa (now Maputo, Mozambique), June 24, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Chauncey M. Abbott (c.1821-1863) — of Niles, Cayuga County, N.Y. Born about 1821. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 2nd District, 1858-59; member of New York state senate 25th District, 1862-63; died in office 1863. Worked outdoors at the polls on election day, 1863, and reportedly became ill from "over-exertion and exposure to the inclemency of the weather"; he died suddenly, of "neuralgia", on November 11, 1863 (age about 42 years). Interment at Westfall Cemetery, Twelve Corners, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Francis M. Rotch (c.1822-1863) — of Morris, Otsego County, N.Y. Born about 1822. Farmer; member of New York state senate 20th District, 1860-61; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War. Contracted an unspecified disease while with the Army of the Potomac during the Civil War, and died from it about a year later, in Morris, Otsego County, N.Y., November 28, 1863 (age about 41 years). Interment at Hillington Cemetery, Morris, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Rotch.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thomas W. Freeman (1824-1865) — of Missouri. Born in Anderson County, Ky., 1824. Delegate from Missouri to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861-62; Representative from Missouri in the Confederate Congress, 1862-64. Died, of a "bilious fever", in the Southwestern Hotel, St. Louis, Mo., October 24, 1865 (age about 41 years). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Israel DeWolf Andrews (c.1813-1871) — also known as Israel D. Andrews — of Maine. Born in New Brunswick, about 1813. Naturalized U.S. citizen; imprisoned for debt more than once; U.S. Consul in SAINT John, 1843-48; U.S. Special Diplomatic Agent to Canada, 1849-54; U.S. Consul General in Toronto, 1855-57; successfully advocated for reciprocal trade agreements. Died, reportedly due to alcoholism, in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 17, 1871 (age about 58 years). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, Eastport, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Israel Andrews and Elizabeth (Scott) Andrews.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ephraim Brevard Ewing (1819-1873) — also known as Ephraim B. Ewing — of Ray County, Mo. Born in Todd County, Ky., March 16, 1819. Lawyer; secretary of state of Missouri, 1849-53; Missouri state attorney general, 1856-58; justice of Missouri state supreme court, 1859-61; circuit judge in Missouri, 1873. Died, from cerebrospinal meningitis, in Iron Mountain, St. Francois County, Mo., June 2, 1873 (age 54 years, 78 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Finis Ewing (1773-1841) and Margaret Brevard (Davidson) Ewing (1774-1868); brother of William Lee Davidson Ewing; married to Elizabeth Ann Allen; father of Anna Ewing (1846-1894; who married Francis Marion Cockrell (1834-1915)); grandfather of Ewing Cockrell.
  Political family: Cockrell-South family of Kentucky.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Francis Berton (c.1830-1885) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Switzerland, about 1830. Banker; Consul for Switzerland in San Francisco, Calif., 1867-85; Consul for Portugal in San Francisco, Calif., 1869-85. Swiss ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Died, from "impoverishment of the blood" (anemia), in the Grand Hotel, San Francisco, Calif., April 1, 1885 (age about 55 years). Original interment at Masonic Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; reinterment to unknown location.
  Alexander H. Newcomb (1824-1888) — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born in New York, 1824. Republican. Mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1860-61. Died, from nervous prostration, in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, August 28, 1888 (age about 64 years). Interment at Forest Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio.
  Isaac Bell, Jr. (1846-1889) — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 6, 1846. Democrat. Cotton broker; U.S. Minister to Netherlands, 1885-88; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1888. Died, from complications of typhoid fever, and pyaemia, in St. Luke's Hospital, New York, New York County, N.Y., January 20, 1889 (age 42 years, 75 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Bell; married 1878 to Jeanette Gordon Bennett (daughter of James Gordon Bennett (1795-1872; founder, New York Herald)).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Josiah Bushnell Grinnell (1821-1891) — also known as Josiah B. Grinnell — of Grinnell, Poweshiek County, Iowa. Born in New Haven, Addison County, Vt., December 22, 1821. Republican. Pastor; abolitionist; member of Iowa state senate, 1856-60; lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1860; U.S. Representative from Iowa 4th District, 1863-67; director, Rock Island Railroad; receiver, Iowa Central Railroad; president, First National Bank of Grinnell. Congregationalist. He claimed to be the original recipient of Horace Greeley's famous advice to "Go West, young man.". Died, from a throat ailment and asthma, in Grinnell, Poweshiek County, Iowa, March 31, 1891 (age 69 years, 99 days). Interment at Hazelwood Cemetery, Grinnell, Iowa.
  Relatives: Married to Julia Ann Chapin (1827-1907).
  Cross-reference: Lovell H. Rousseau
  The city of Grinnell, Iowa, (which he founded), is named for him.  — Grinnell College (originally Iowa College), Grinnell, Iowa, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Sylvester Levin Giering (1823-1891) — also known as Sylvester L. Giering — of Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa. Born in Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa., May 31, 1823. Clock and watch maker; postmaster at Emmaus, Pa., 1856-60, 1861-78, 1879-85. Died, from dropsy, in Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa., December 13, 1891 (age 68 years, 196 days). Interment at Emmaus Moravian Cemetery, Emmaus, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Giering (1796-1882) and Mary Elizabeth (Houser) Giering (1803-1873); married to Caroline Elizabeth Stahl (1828-1911); father of Isaac Thomas Giering (1853-1895); nephew of John J. Giering.
  Political family: Giering family of Emmaus, Pennsylvania.
  See also 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
  Frederick Smyth (1832-1900) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in County Galway, Ireland, 1832. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876; Presidential Elector for New York, 1876; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1896-1900; died in office 1900. Episcopalian; later Catholic. Member, Tammany Hall. Suffered a debilitating attack of vertigo, from which he never completely recovered, contracted pneumonia, and died, in the Dennis Hotel, Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J., August 18, 1900 (age about 68 years). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Charles Simeon Baker (1839-1902) — also known as Charles S. Baker — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Churchville, Monroe County, N.Y., February 18, 1839. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 2nd District, 1879-80, 1882; member of New York state senate 29th District, 1884-85; U.S. Representative from New York 30th District, 1885-91. Died, from paralysis of the throat, in Washington, D.C., April 21, 1902 (age 63 years, 62 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
William M. Osborne William McKinley Osborne (1842-1902) — also known as William M. Osborne — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Girard, Trumbull County, Ohio, April 26, 1842. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Consul General in London, 1897-1902, died in office 1902. Died, from Bright's disease and dropsy, in Wimbledon, London, England, April 29, 1902 (age 60 years, 3 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Abner Osborne (1810-1890) and Abigail (Allison) Osborne (1818-1905); married 1878 to Frances Clara Hastings (1851-1930); first cousin of William McKinley, Jr. (1843-1901).
  Political family: McKinley-Osborne-Fletcher-Allison family of Ohio.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, June 1902
William B. Allison William Boyd Allison (1829-1908) — also known as William B. Allison — of Ashland, Ashland County, Ohio; Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa. Born in a log cabin in Perry, Wayne County, Ohio, March 2, 1829. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1860, 1904; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Iowa 3rd District, 1863-71; U.S. Senator from Iowa, 1873-1908; died in office 1908; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1888, 1896. Died, from kidney disease and prostate enlargement, in Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, August 4, 1908 (age 79 years, 155 days). Interment at Linwood Cemetery, Dubuque, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of John Allison and Mary Allison; married 1854 to Anna Carter.
  Cross-reference: James R. Sheffield
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1908
  Martyn Livingston Agens (1855-1909) — also known as M. Livy Agens — of Ludington, Mason County, Mich. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., June 17, 1855. Republican. Fruit farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Mason County, 1905-09; died in office 1909. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Grange; Odd Fellows. Died, from spinal meningitis and pneumonia, in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., March 30, 1909 (age 53 years, 286 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Ludington, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Mason Agens (1826-1906) and Georgia (Dean) Agens; married to Eva A. Holmes (1858-1940).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles James Hughes, Jr. (1853-1911) — also known as Charles J. Hughes, Jr. — of Arapahoe County, Colo.; Denver, Colo. Born in Kingston, Caldwell County, Mo., February 16, 1853. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Presidential Elector for Colorado, 1888; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1908; U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1909-11; died in office 1911. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died, from pernicious anemia and myelitis, in Denver, Colo., January 11, 1911 (age 57 years, 329 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Married 1874 to Lucy Menefee; father of Gerald Hughes (1875-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Louis Henri Aymé (1855-1912) — also known as Louis H. Aymé — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 29, 1855. Republican. Ethnologist; newspaper correspondent; U.S. Consul in Mérida, 1880-84; Guadeloupe, 1898-99; Pará, 1903-06; U.S. Consul General in Lisbon, 1906-12, died in office 1912. Member, Loyal Legion; Sons of Veterans; American Antiquarian Society; American Society for International Law. Died, from "locomotor ataxia" (presumably syphilis), in Lisbon, Portugal, May 16, 1912 (age 56 years, 353 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Henry Aymé (1814-1873) and Elizabeth Geraldine (Fitzgerald) Aymé (1834-1915); married 1880 to Florence Harrison (1859-1922); married, February 19, 1890, to Mary Stuart.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Dallas Burton Smith (1844-1913) — also known as Dallas B. Smith — of Opelika, Lee County, Ala. Born near Wedowee, Randolph County, Ala., October 19, 1844. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; merchant; postmaster at Opelika, Ala., 1889-93, 1897-1913; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1896 (alternate), 1908. Member, Elks; Grand Army of the Republic; Loyal Legion. Died, from locomotor ataxia, in Opelika, Lee County, Ala., January 25, 1913 (age 68 years, 98 days). Interment at Rosemere Cemetery, Opelika, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Nancy Campbell (Dickson) Smith (1802-1894) and Jeptha Vinen Smith; brother of William Hugh Smith (1826-1899); married, November 8, 1866, to Mary Josephine Bingham (1844-1905); father of Dallas Burton Smith; grandson of David Dickson.
  Political family: Smith family of Opelika, Alabama.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Anderson Bensel (1863-1922) — also known as John A. Bensel — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bernardsville, Somerset County, N.J. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1863. Democrat. Engineer; worked for the Pennsylvania Railroad; in charge of construction on New York City's North River waterfront, 1889-95; New York state engineer and surveyor, 1911-14; major in the U.S. Army during World War I. Died, of myelitis, in Bernardsville, Somerset County, N.J., June 19, 1922 (age about 58 years). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Brownlee Bensel and Mary Maclay (Hogg) Bensel; married 1896 to Ella Louise Day.
  Adolph Bernard Spreckels (1857-1924) — also known as Adolph B. Spreckels — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in San Francisco, Calif., January 5, 1857. Republican. President, Spreckels Sugar Company; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1884; angered by an article in the San Francisco Chronicle, on November 19, 1884, he shot and badly wounded the paper's publisher, M. H. de Young; arrested and charged with attempted murder; pleaded temporary insanity; tried in 1885 and found not guilty; president, San Francisco and San Mateo Electric Railway; vice-president, Western Sugar Company; vice-president, Oceanic Steamship Company. German ancestry. Died, from pneumonia and syphilis, in San Francisco, Calif., June 28, 1924 (age 67 years, 175 days). Entombed at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Claus Spreckels and Anna Christina (Mangels) Spreckels (1830-1910); brother of John Diedrich Spreckels (1853-1926); married to Alma de Bretteville (1881-1968).
  Political family: Spreckels family of San Francisco, California.
  Spreckels Lake, in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California, is named for him.  — The Spreckels Organ Pavilion, an outdoor performance venue, in Balboa Park, San Diego, California, is named for him and his brother.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Eugene Blackburn Gary (1854-1926) — of Abbeville, Abbeville County, S.C. Born in Abbeville, Abbeville County, S.C., August 22, 1854. Lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of South Carolina, 1891-93; justice of South Carolina state supreme court, 1893-1912; chief justice of South Carolina state supreme court, 1912-26. Died, from encephalitis lethargica, in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., December 10, 1926 (age 72 years, 110 days). Interment at Upper Long Cane Cemetery, Abbeville, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of F. F. Gary and Caroline (Blackburn) Gary; married 1877 to Eliza Tusten (1857-1944); grandfather of Thomas Harrington Pope, Jr. (1913-1999).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Frank W. Adams Frank W. Adams (1854-1930) — of Bolivar, Polk County, Mo. Born in Hayes, Middlesex, England, October 11, 1854. Republican. Mayor of Bolivar, Mo., 1890; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Polk County, 1921-22. Died, from diabetes and encephalitis, in Bolivar, Polk County, Mo., July 12, 1930 (age 75 years, 274 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Bolivar, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Adams and Jane Hannah (Hitchcock) Adams; married, October 29, 1884, to Jennie Oakey.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Missouri Official Manual 1921-22
  Major L. Dunham (1850-1932) — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born near Highland, Livingston County, Mich., March 19, 1850. Superior court judge in Michigan of Grand Rapids, 1916-22; resigned 1922; circuit judge in Michigan 17th Circuit, 1922-32; appointed 1922; died in office 1932. Died, from sinus complications, in Blodgett Hospital, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., 1932 (age about 82 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Dunham and Mary (McDermott) Dunham; uncle of John M. Dunham (1888-1973).
  Peter August Hatting (1867-1933) — also known as Peter A. Hatting — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 15, 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1924-33; died in office 1933. German ancestry. Died, from diabetes and osteomyelitis and complications from the amputation of his left leg, in Post-Graduate Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 28, 1933 (age 65 years, 105 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Rose L. Magee (died 1937).
  Curtis Arnoux Peters (c.1879-1933) — also known as Curtis A. Peters — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born about 1879. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916; campaign manager, Thomas C. T. Crain for Supreme Court, 1924; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1927-33; died in office 1933. Died, of tolsythemia vera, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 17, 1933 (age about 54 years). Interment at Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, N.Y.
  Relatives: Father of Peter Arno (1904-1968; cartoonist).
  James C. Cropsey (1873-1937) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New Utrecht (now part of Brooklyn), Kings County, N.Y., 1873. Republican. New York City Police Commissioner, 1910-11; Kings County District Attorney, 1912-16; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1916-37; appointed 1916; died in office 1937; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 2nd Department, 1937; died in office 1937. Dutch ancestry. Died, from a glandular ailment, in Brooklyn Hospital, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., June 16, 1937 (age about 63 years). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of William Cropsey and Mary Voorhies (Church) Cropsey; married 1898 to Florence Graecen.
  Jacob Ruppert, Jr. (1867-1939) — also known as Jacob Ruppert; Jake Ruppert — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 5, 1867. Democrat. Brewer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1899-1907 (15th District 1899-1903, 16th District 1903-07); candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914; owner and president, New York Yankees baseball team, 1915-39; president, Astoria Silk Mills; vice-president, Beck Flaming Arc-Light Co.; director, Yorkville Bank; director, Casualty Insurance Company of America; director, German Hospital; trustee, Lenox Hill Hospital. Catholic. German ancestry. Died, from phlebitis, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 13, 1939 (age 71 years, 161 days). Entombed at Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Ruppert and Anna (Gillig) Ruppert.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Samuel Davis Wilson (1881-1939) — also known as S. Davis Wilson — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 31, 1881. Mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1936-39; died in office 1939; candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1938; twice indicted by a grand jury in 1938-39 on charges related to vice and gambling in Philadelphia; never tried. Died, from cerebral thrombosis and hypertension, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 19, 1939 (age 57 years, 353 days). Cremated.
  Edward Walter Curley (1873-1940) — also known as Edward W. Curley — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Easton, Northampton County, Pa., May 23, 1873. Democrat. Builder; president, Stanley Hoist and Machine Company; U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1935-40; died in office 1940. Member, Eagles. Died, from a heart attack, while seriously ill from a throat ailment, in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., January 6, 1940 (age 66 years, 228 days). Interment at Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  John W. Farley (1878-1942) — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born March 4, 1878. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee, 1916; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1916 (alternate), 1924. Member, Kappa Alpha Order; Freemasons. Led drive to establish the West Tennessee Normal School (now University of Memphis) in 1912. Died, of pneumonia and severe arthritis, November, 1942 (age 64 years, 0 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn.
  Jay Pierrepont Moffat (1896-1943) — also known as "Pierrepontifex Maximus" — of Hancock, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Rye, Westchester County, N.Y., July 18, 1896. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul General in Sydney, 1935-37; U.S. Minister to Canada, 1940-43, died in office 1943; Luxembourg, 1941-43, died in office 1943. Died, following surgery for phlebitis, in Ottawa, Ontario, January 24, 1943 (age 46 years, 190 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of R. Burnham Moffat (1861-1916) and Ellen Low (Pierrepont) Moffat; brother of Elizabeth Moffat (who married John Campbell White) and Abbot Low Moffat (1901-1996); married, July 27, 1927, to Lilla C. Grew (daughter of Joseph Clark Grew); father of Jay Pierrepont Moffat; nephew of Seth Low Pierrepont; uncle of Margaret Rutherfurd White (who married William Tapley Bennett, Jr.); great-grandnephew of Seth Low.
  Political family: White-Moffat-Low family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Thomas P. Gunning (1882-1943) — of Princeton, Bureau County, Ill. Born near Neponset, Bureau County, Ill., June 26, 1882. Republican. Dentist; member of Illinois state senate 37th District, 1931-43; died in office 1943. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Elks; American Dental Association. Never recovered fully from surgery to remove a cataract, and died from multiple ailments, in Princeton, Bureau County, Ill., November 8, 1943 (age 61 years, 135 days). Burial location unknown.
  Harold Clement McGugin (1893-1946) — also known as Harold McGugin — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Born near Liberty, Montgomery County, Kan., November 22, 1893. Republican. Lawyer; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1927; U.S. Representative from Kansas 3rd District, 1931-35; served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Member, Odd Fellows; American Legion. While in military service in France during World War II, contracted an incurable disease; died in the Army and Navy Hospital, Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark., March 7, 1946 (age 52 years, 105 days). Interment at Restlawn Cemetery, Coffeyville, Kan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cornelius A. Moylan (1898-1946) — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., January 23, 1898. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 1st District, 1939-40; mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1945-46; died in office 1946. Died, following an abdominal operation, in St. Francis Hospital, Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., December 24, 1946 (age 48 years, 335 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Anne M. Durkin.
  Raymond Thomas Nagle (1897-1950) — also known as Raymond T. Nagle; Ray Nagle — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Born in Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont., June 2, 1897. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Montana state house of representatives, 1925-30; Montana state attorney general, 1933-36. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, American Legion; Knights of Columbus; American Bar Association; Phi Sigma Kappa; Phi Delta Phi. Died, from periarteritis nodosa, in Brookmont, Montgomery County, Md., March 6, 1950 (age 52 years, 277 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Patrick Nagle and Mary Ann (Toole) Nagle; married, October 5, 1925, to Margaret Ann Walsh.
Rudolph Halley Rudolph Halley (1913-1956) — also known as Rudy Halley — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Queens, Queens County, N.Y., June 19, 1913. Liberal. Lawyer; counsel for two U.S. Senate investigative committees in the 1940s and early 1950s; New York City Council President, 1951-53; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1953. Jewish. Member, B'nai B'rith. Died, while under treatment for pancreatic pseudocysts, in Mount Sinai Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., November 19, 1956 (age 43 years, 153 days). Interment at Ferncliff Cemetery, Hartsdale, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Pauline (Shipman) Halley; married to Grace Ralston and Marie Caruso; married 1951 to Janice Brosh.
  See also Wikipedia article — Internet Movie Database profile
  Image source: New York Times, November 20, 1956
  Edward J. Cronin (1912-1958) — of Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass.; Peabody, Essex County, Mass. Born in Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass., February 25, 1912. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1949-58; died in office 1958; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952, 1956. Died, following throat surgery, in Quigley Memorial Hospital, Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass., November 24, 1958 (age 46 years, 272 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Richard Bowditch Wigglesworth (1891-1960) — also known as Richard B. Wigglesworth — of Milton, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Milton, Norfolk County, Mass., April 25, 1891. Republican. Lawyer; private secretary to Philippines Governor-General W. Cameron Forbes, 1913; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1928-58 (14th District 1928-33, 13th District 1933-58); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948; U.S. Ambassador to Canada, 1958-60, died in office 1960. Unitarian. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Military Order of the World Wars. Died, from a stroke while being treated for phlebitis, in Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 22, 1960 (age 69 years, 180 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Married, April 30, 1931, to Florence Joyes Booth.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Cyrus Scott Kump (1908-1964) — also known as Cyrus S. Kump — of Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va. Born in Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va., October 26, 1908. Democrat. Lawyer; bank director; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; chair of Randolph County Democratic Party, 1949-50; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1952; candidate in primary for Governor of West Virginia, 1952; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 2nd District, 1956. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Elks; Rotary. Died, from suffocation caused by angioedema, in a car en route to a hospital, in Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va., February 25, 1964 (age 55 years, 122 days). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Elkins, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Herman Guy Kump (1877-1962) and Edna (Scott) Kump (died 1957); married, September 6, 1933, to Hazel Vorus Turner; nephew of Garnett Kerr Kump.
  Political family: Kump family of Elkins, West Virginia.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Paul Sutton (1910-1970) — of Michigan. Born in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M., May 4, 1910. Democrat. Radio actor; portrayed "Sergeant Preston of the Yukon"; also actor in many movies of the 1930s and 1940s; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 18th District, 1954, 1956. Died, of muscular dystrophy, in Ferndale, Oakland County, Mich., January 31, 1970 (age 59 years, 272 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Internet Movie Database profile
  Richard S. Caliguiri (1931-1988) — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born October 20, 1931. Democrat. Mayor of Pittsburgh, Pa., 1977-88; defeated in primary, 1973, 1977; died in office 1988; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984. Died, of amyloidosis, May 6, 1988 (age 56 years, 199 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Louis J. Tullio (1916-1990) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born May 17, 1916. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964 (alternate), 1984; mayor of Erie, Pa., 1966-89; resigned 1989. Italian ancestry. Died, of amyloidosis, in Erie, Erie County, Pa., April 17, 1990 (age 73 years, 335 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Erie, Pa.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Max Bloom (c.1909-1990) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born about 1909. Liberal. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1950; candidate for borough president of Bronx, New York, 1957; criminal court judge in New York, 1962-69; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1970-86; defeated, 1964, 1965; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, 1979-86; vice-chair of New York Liberal Party, 1987. Died, from a neurological disorder, in Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 10, 1990 (age about 81 years). Burial location unknown.
  Angelo C. Petromelis (c.1928-1994) — of College Point, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., about 1928. Democrat. Greek ancestry. Chairman of New York State Crime Victims Board. Died, of kidney failure caused by a blood disorder, in North Shore Hospital, Manhasset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., September 25, 1994 (age about 66 years). Burial location unknown.
  Irving Loeb Goldberg (1906-1995) — also known as Irving L. Goldberg — Born in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Tex., June 29, 1906. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, 1966-95. Jewish. Died, from complications of a neurological disorder, in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., February 11, 1995 (age 88 years, 227 days). Interment at Emanu-El Cemetery, Dallas, Tex.
  Maurice Larry Lawrence (1926-1996) — also known as M. Larry Lawrence — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif.; Coronado, San Diego County, Calif. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., August 16, 1926. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964, 1972; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972; U.S. Ambassador to Switzerland, 1994-96, died in office 1996. Jewish. Member, Zeta Beta Tau. Falsely claimed to have served and been injured in the Merchant Marine during World War II; this was discovered a year after his death. Died, of leukemia and blood dyscrasia, in Berne, Switzerland, January 9, 1996 (age 69 years, 146 days). Original interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.; reinterment in 1997 at El Camino Cemetery, San Diego, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Sidney A. Lawrence and Tillie P. Astor Lawrence; married 1949 to Geraldine Polland.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Barbara Charline Jordan (1936-1996) — also known as Barbara Jordan — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born in Houston, Harris County, Tex., February 21, 1936. Democrat. Member of Texas state senate, 1967; U.S. Representative from Texas 18th District, 1973-79; speaker, Democratic National Convention, 1988. Female. African ancestry. Lesbian. Inducted, National Women's Hall of Fame, 1990; received the Spingarn Medal in 1992, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1994. Died of leukemia and multiple sclerosis, January 17, 1996 (age 59 years, 330 days). Interment at Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Tex.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — National Women's Hall of Fame
  Books about Barbara Jordan: Mary Beth Rogers, Barbara Jordan : American Hero — Ann Fears Crawford, Barbara Jordan : Breaking the Barriers (for young readers)
  William Amoss (c.1937-1997) — of Maryland. Born about 1937. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1975-83; member of Maryland state senate, 1983-97. Died, of complications of myelofibrosis, in Fallston, Harford County, Md., October 8, 1997 (age about 60 years). Burial location unknown.
  Donald Ray Foster (1937-2000) — of Lewistown, Fergus County, Mont. Born in Gooding, Gooding County, Idaho, April 18, 1937. Democrat. Delegate to Montana state constitutional convention, 1972; member of Montana state senate, 1974-76. Catholic. Member, Alpha Sigma Phi; Rotary. Died, of hemochromatosis, in St. Vincent's Hospital, Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont., January 22, 2000 (age 62 years, 279 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Billings, Mont.
  Maurine Brown Neuberger (1907-2000) — also known as Maurine Neuberger; Maurine Brown; Mrs. Richard L. Neuberger — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in Cloverdale, Tillamook County, Ore., January 9, 1907. Democrat. School teacher; writer; photographer; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1951-56; U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1960-67; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1964. Female. Unitarian. Member, Americans for Democratic Action; Theta Sigma Phi; Delta Kappa Gamma; American Association of University Women. Third woman to win a full term in the U.S. Senate. Died, of a bone marrow disorder, in a nursing home at Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., February 22, 2000 (age 93 years, 44 days). Interment at Beth Israel Cemetery, Portland, Ore.
  Relatives: Daughter of Walter T. Brown and Ethel (Kelty) Brown; married, December 20, 1945, to Richard Lewis Neuberger (1912-1960); married, July 11, 1964, to Dr. Philip Solomon.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Robert Patrick Casey (1932-2000) — also known as Robert P. Casey; Bob Casey; "Spike" — of Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa. Born in Jackson Heights, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., January 9, 1932. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state senate 22nd District, 1963-68; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964 (alternate), 1992 (delegation chair); delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1967-68; Pennsylvania state auditor general, 1969-77; candidate for Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1980; Governor of Pennsylvania, 1987-95; defeated in primary, 1966, 1970, 1978. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died, of amyloidosis and complications of prostate cancer, in Mercy Hospital, Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pa., May 30, 2000 (age 68 years, 142 days). Interment at St. Catherine's Cemetery, Moscow, Pa.
  Relatives: Father of Patrick Casey and Robert Patrick Casey, Jr. (1960-).
  Political family: Casey family of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Juanita Elizabeth Terry Williams (1925-2000) — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga.; Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga.; Decatur, DeKalb County, Ga. Born January 3, 1925. Member of Georgia state house of representatives 54th District, 1985-93. Female. African ancestry. Died, of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (a type of anemia), at Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., August 23, 2000 (age 75 years, 233 days). Entombed at Lincoln Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga.
  Relatives: Married to Hosea Lorenzo Williams (1926-2000).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Frank Lynn Whitbeck (1916-2002) — also known as Frank L. Whitbeck — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., February 29, 1916. Democrat. Insurance executive; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1952; candidate for Governor of Arkansas, 1968. Episcopalian. Member, Rotary; Freemasons; Alpha Kappa Psi. Died, from complications of leukemia and a blood disease, in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., May 31, 2002 (age 86 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Edward Charles Pierce (1930-2002) — also known as Edward C. Pierce — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Three Rivers, St. Joseph County, Mich., January 3, 1930. Democrat. Physician; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1974 (primary), 1976; member of Michigan state senate 18th District, 1979-82; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1982; mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1985-87; defeated, 1967, 1987. Died, from complications of Legionnaire's disease, in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., July 4, 2002 (age 72 years, 182 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  Relatives: Father of Lynne Pierce (1960?-).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Laurence Ingram Radway (1919-2003) — also known as Laurence Radway — of Hanover, Grafton County, N.H.; West Lebanon, Lebanon, Grafton County, N.H. Born in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., February 2, 1919. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; university professor; chair of Grafton County Democratic Party, 1958-62; member of New Hampshire Democratic State Committee, 1958-62; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1964, 1972 (alternate); candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from New York, 1972. Protestant. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; American Political Science Association; Council on Foreign Relations. Died, from complications of abdominal surgery, in Lebanon, Grafton County, N.H., May 7, 2003 (age 84 years, 94 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Frederick Radway and Dorothy Radway; married, August 20, 1949, to Patricia Ann Headland.
  Paul Franzenburg (1916-2004) — of Conrad, Grundy County, Iowa. Born in Conrad, Grundy County, Iowa, November 18, 1916. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Iowa state treasurer, 1965-69; candidate for Governor of Iowa, 1968, 1972. Methodist or Presbyterian. Member, Lions; American Legion. Died, from complications of a hip replacement and congestive heart failure, in the Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center nursing home, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, October 31, 2004 (age 87 years, 348 days). Interment at Conrad Cemetery, Conrad, Iowa.
  Robert Takeo Matsui (1941-2005) — also known as Robert T. Matsui — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Born in Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif., September 17, 1941. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from California, 1979-2005 (3rd District 1979-93, 5th District 1993-2005); died in office 2005; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988 (speaker), 1996, 2000, 2004. Methodist. Japanese ancestry. Member, Rotary; Council on Foreign Relations. Died, of pneumonia and myelodysplastic syndrome, in Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., January 1, 2005 (age 63 years, 106 days). Interment at East Lawn Memorial Park, Sacramento, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Yasuji Matsui and Alice (Nagata) Matsui; married, September 17, 1966, to Doris Kazue Okada (1944-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Vincent H. Buck (1926-2005) — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich.; Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich.; Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Mich. Born March 7, 1926. Republican. Realtor; mayor of Ypsilanti, Mich., 1964-65. Presbyterian. Died, of multiple sclerosis, in Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Mich., March 20, 2005 (age 79 years, 13 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Ypsilanti, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Suzanne Oakes.
  Mary A. Ryan (1940-2006) — of Texas. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., October 1, 1940. U.S. Consul General in Monterrey, 1971-73; U.S. Ambassador to Swaziland, 1988-90. Female. Catholic. Died, of myelofibrosis, in Washington, D.C., April 25, 2006 (age 65 years, 206 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Winthrop Paul Rockefeller (1948-2006) — also known as Win Paul Rockefeller — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., September 17, 1948. Republican. Rancher; Arkansas Republican state chair, 1994; Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas, 1996-2006; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 2004. Methodist. Member, National Rifle Association. Died, from a blood disorder and complications of pneumonia, in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., July 16, 2006 (age 57 years, 302 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Winthrop Rockefeller and Barbara (Sears) Rockefeller; married 1971 to Deborah Cluett Sage (divorced 1979); married 1983 to Lisenne Dudderar; nephew of Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller; grandnephew of Richard Steere Aldrich and Winthrop Williams Aldrich; great-grandson of Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich; first cousin of John Davison Rockefeller IV; first cousin five times removed of Simon S. Rockefeller; first cousin six times removed of Henry Rockefeller; second cousin four times removed of John Phillips Rockefeller; third cousin of Elsie Rockefeller (who married William Proxmire (1915-2005)).
  Political family: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also NNDB dossier
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