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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in New Haven County

Index to Locations

  • Ansonia Pine Grove Cemetery
  • Beacon Falls Pinesbridge Cemetery
  • Bethany Carrington Cemetery
  • Bethany Old Bethany Cemetery
  • Branford Branford Center Cemetery
  • Cheshire Hillside Cemetery
  • Derby Mt. St. Peter Catholic Cemetery
  • Derby Mount St. Peter's Cemetery
  • Derby Oak Cliff Cemetery
  • East Haven Bikur Cholim Sheveth Achim Cemetery
  • East Haven Old Cemetery
  • Guilford Alderbrook Cemetery
  • Leetes Island, Guilford Leetes Island Cemetery
  • Hamden Hamden Plains Cemetery
  • Hamden Mount Carmel Cemetery
  • Hamden Whitneyville Cemetery
  • Madison West Cemetery
  • Meriden Chevra Bnai Abraham
  • Meriden East Cemetery
  • Meriden Meriden Hebrew Cemetery
  • Meriden Sacred Heart Cemetery
  • Meriden St. Patrick's Cemetery
  • Meriden Walnut Grove Cemetery
  • Meriden West Cemetery
  • Middlebury Middlebury Cemetery
  • Milford Milford Cemetery
  • Naugatuck Grove Cemetery
  • Naugatuck Gunntown Cemetery
  • Naugatuck St. James' Cemetery
  • New Haven Unknown location
  • New Haven Beaverdale Memorial Park
  • New Haven Congregation Bnai Jacob Cemetery
  • New Haven Congregation Mishkan Israel Cemetery
  • New Haven Evergreen Cemetery
  • New Haven Fair Haven Union Cemetery
  • New Haven Grove Street Cemetery
  • New Haven New Haven Green
  • New Haven St. Bernard's Cemetery
  • North Branford Bare Plain Cemetery
  • Northford, North Branford Northford New Cemetery
  • Northford, North Branford Northford Old Cemetery
  • North Haven Montowese Cemetery
  • North Haven New Center Cemetery
  • Orange Orange Center Cemetery
  • Oxford Congregational Cemetery
  • Oxford Jack's Hill Cemetery
  • Oxford St. Peter's Episcopal Cemetery
  • Oxford Southford Cemetery
  • Prospect Prospect Town Cemetery
  • Seymour St. Augustine Cemetery
  • Seymour Seymour Union Cemetery
  • Wallingford Center Street Cemetery
  • Wallingford In Memoriam Cemetery
  • Wallingford St. John Catholic Cemetery
  • Waterbury Unknown location
  • Waterbury Calvary Cemetery
  • Waterbury New Pine Grove Cemetery
  • Waterbury Riverside Cemetery
  • Waterbury St. Joseph's Cemetery
  • West Haven St. Lawrence Cemetery
  • Wolcott Edgewood Cemetery
  • Woodbridge East Side Burying Ground
  • Woodbridge Milford Side Cemetery
  • Woodbridge Northwest Cemetery
  • Woodbridge Woodbridge East Side Burying Ground


    Pine Grove Cemetery
    Ansonia, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Alton Farrel (1879-1934) — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn., August 22, 1879. Republican. Manufacturer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ansonia, 1905-06; mayor of Ansonia, Conn.; elected 1905; member of Connecticut state senate 17th District, 1907-08; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1908, 1912. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 28, 1934 (age 54 years, 218 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Step-son of Charles Frederick Brooker; son of Alton F. Farrel (1851-1885) and Julia Elizabeth (Clark) Farrel (1851-1917); married to Hazel Edison (1889-1953); grandson of Wilson Hart Clark; grandnephew of Glover Wheeler Cable; second cousin once removed of Philo Beecher Buckingham; third cousin once removed of Nathan Summers Beardslee (1848-1915); third cousin thrice removed of Truman Hotchkiss.
      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
      Wilson Hart Clark (1824-1887) — also known as Wilson H. Clark — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., November 18, 1824. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1859-60. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., May 14, 1887 (age 62 years, 177 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Clark (1795-1862) and Minerva (Higgins) Clark (1799-1875); married, February 26, 1849, to Julia Elizabeth Cable (1826-1889; sister of Glover Wheeler Cable); grandfather of Alton Farrel (1879-1934).
      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
      Milton Cleveland Isbell (1870-1940) — also known as Milton C. Isbell — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Seymour, New Haven County, Conn., November 10, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ansonia, 1905-06, 1911-12, 1915-16; defeated, 1912, 1916. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Order of the Eastern Star. Died in Connecticut, July 21, 1940 (age 69 years, 254 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, November 14, 1906, to Cora Amanda Wakelee (1875-1935).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frederick L. Gaylord (1850-1930) — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, January 19, 1850. Republican. Brass foundry business; postmaster at Ansonia, Conn., 1898-1910; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1900; member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1901. Died May 26, 1930 (age 80 years, 127 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Miles Gaylord.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Florence Abercrombie (1888-1979) — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, October 19, 1888. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford, 1939-40. Female. Died September 7, 1979 (age 90 years, 323 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Charles Abercrombie (1885-1958).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Pinesbridge Cemetery
    Beacon Falls, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles C. Tifft, Sr. (c.1847-1916) — of Beacon Falls, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Slatersville, North Smithfield, Providence County, R.I., about 1847. Engineer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Beacon Falls, 1909-12. Died July 19, 1916 (age about 69 years). Interment at Pinesbridge Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Carrington Cemetery
    Bethany, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Tyler D. Davidson (1872-1952) — of Bethany, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Bethany, New Haven County, Conn., June 8, 1872. Democrat. School teacher; farmer; justice of the peace; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethany, 1915-16, 1931-32; defeated, 1904, 1932, 1934, 1936; Dry candidate for delegate to Connecticut convention to ratify 21st amendment 14th District, 1933. Member, Grange. Died September 13, 1952 (age 80 years, 97 days). Interment at Carrington Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Gilbert Davidson and Sarah Jane (Green) Davidson; married, June 21, 1899, to Nellie Daboll Stanton.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Old Bethany Cemetery
    Bethany, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1755
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Jason W. Bradley (c.1809-1888) — of Bethany, New Haven County, Conn. Born about 1809. Whig. Farmer; member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1847. Died October 12, 1888 (age about 79 years). Interment at Old Bethany Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Branford Center Cemetery
    Montowese Street
    Branford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Richard Covert (1880-1953) — of New Britain, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Branford, New Haven County, Conn., 1880. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Britain, 1917-22; member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1927-30. Died in 1953 (age about 73 years). Interment at Branford Center Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Irene Hoyt (1875-1965).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Calvin Frisbie (1780-1846) — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Branford, New Haven County, Conn., April 30, 1780. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Branford, 1824. Died in Branford, New Haven County, Conn., January 7, 1846 (age 65 years, 252 days). Interment at Branford Center Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Frisbie (1745-1825) and Sarah (Rogers) Frisbie (1750-1822); married, June 12, 1805, to Polly Harrison (died 1843); second cousin once removed of Philip Frisbee; second cousin four times removed of George Franklin Chapin; third cousin of Henry Taintor; third cousin once removed of John Taintor, Roger Taintor and Solomon Taintor; third cousin twice removed of Aaron Kellogg, Alonzo Thompson Frisbee and Anson Foster Keeler; fourth cousin of DeGrasse Maltby, John Adams Taintor, Ralph Smith Taintor and Henry G. Taintor; fourth cousin once removed of Silas Condict, Jason Kellogg, Orsamus Cook Merrill, Timothy Merrill (1781-1836), Asa H. Otis, Henry Clinton Frisbee, Charles Newhall Taintor, Robert Cleveland Usher and Charles Brown Frisbie.
      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
      Edward Perkins Ayer (1862-1935) — also known as Edward P. Ayer — of Easton, Fairfield County, Conn.; Guilford, New Haven County, Conn.; Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn.; Indian Neck, Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, 1862. Republican. Minister; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Easton, 1902. Congregationalist. Died in 1935 (age about 73 years). Interment at Branford Center Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Laura A. Wilford (1875-1959).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Hillside Cemetery
    Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Samuel Augustus Foot (1780-1846) — also known as Samuel A. Foot; Samuel Augustus Foote — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn., November 8, 1780. Shipping business; farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cheshire, 1817-18, 1821-23, 1825-26; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1825-26; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1819-21, 1823-25, 1833-34; resigned 1834; member of Connecticut state senate at-large, 1821; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1827-33; Governor of Connecticut, 1834-35; Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1844. Congregationalist. Died in Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn., September 15, 1846 (age 65 years, 311 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1803 to Eudocia Hull.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      George W. Keeler (1861-1945) — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn., 1861. Republican. Undertaker; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cheshire, 1901-02, 1911-12. Died in 1945 (age about 84 years). Interment at Hillside Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles M. Hotchkiss (1853-1927) — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, February, 1853. Republican. Farmer; lumber business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cheshire; elected 1906. Died in Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn., July 4, 1927 (age 74 years, 0 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Merriman Lambert Hotchkiss (1807-1887) and Eliza Jeannette (Benham) Hotchkiss (1811-1888); fourth great-grandson of Robert Treat; second cousin once removed of Elisha Hotchkiss, Jr. and James Rood Doolittle; second cousin thrice removed of Jonathan Brace; third cousin once removed of Aurelius Buckingham; third cousin twice removed of Luther Hotchkiss, James Doolittle Wooster and Thomas Kimberly Brace; third cousin thrice removed of John Alsop (1724-1794) and Philip Frisbee; fourth cousin of Philo Beecher Buckingham, William Judson Clark and Charles Hull Clark; fourth cousin once removed of John Condit, Elisha Hotchkiss, Levi Yale, John Calhoun Lewis, Henry Gould Lewis, Robert Cleveland Usher and John Holbrook Chapman.
      Political families: Conger family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; King family; Wildman family of Danbury, Connecticut; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


    Mt. St. Peter Catholic Cemetery
    Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Michael J. Adanti (1940-2005) — also known as "Red" — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn.; Shelton, Fairfield County, Conn. Born June 23, 1940. Democrat. Played football for the Ansonia Black Knights of the Atlantic Coast League; school teacher; mayor of Ansonia, Conn., 1973-77; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1976; president, Southern Connecticut State University, 1984-2003. Killed in an automobile accident, in Sardinia, July 31, 2005 (age 65 years, 38 days). Interment at Mt. St. Peter Catholic Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Linda Shashinska.
      The Michael J. Adanti Student Center, at Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, Connecticut, is named for him.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Mount St. Peter's Cemetery
    Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Vincent R. Impellitteri (1900-1987) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Isnello, Italy, February 4, 1900. Democrat. Mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1950-53; defeated in primary, 1953; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1952. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died, of Parkinson's disease, in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., January 29, 1987 (age 86 years, 359 days). Interment at Mount St. Peter's Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article


    Oak Cliff Cemetery
    Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      David Torrance (1840-1906) — of Derby, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, March 3, 1840. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; law partner of William B. Wooster, 1868-85; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Derby, 1871-72; secretary of state of Connecticut, 1879-81; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1885-89; justice of Connecticut state supreme court, 1889-1900; chief justice of Connecticut Supreme Court, 1901-06; died in office 1906. Congregationalist. Scottish ancestry. Died in Derby, New Haven County, Conn., September 5, 1906 (age 66 years, 186 days). Interment at Oak Cliff Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1864 to Annie France (1840-1914).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward N. Shelton — of Derby, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1869. Interment at Oak Cliff Cemetery.
      Howard B. Peck (1873-1917) — of Derby, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, October, 1873. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Derby, 1917; defeated, 1902; died in office 1917. Died in Derby, New Haven County, Conn., January, 1917 (age 43 years, 0 days). Interment at Oak Cliff Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Hobart Peck and Maria Polly (Stillson) Peck; fourth cousin of Horace Garvin Platt (1852-1910).
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


    Bikur Cholim Sheveth Achim Cemetery
    Brockett Road
    East Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Harold E. Alprovis (1900-1966) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., April 4, 1900. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1934; member of Connecticut state senate, 1940. Jewish. Member, Freemasons. Died in West Haven, New Haven County, Conn., June 23, 1966 (age 66 years, 80 days). Interment at Bikur Cholim Sheveth Achim Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Morris Alprovis and Sarah Alprovis.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Old Cemetery
    East Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1707
    Politicians buried here:
      William Henry Bishop (1847-1928) — also known as William H. Bishop — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, January 7, 1847. Novelist; university professor; U.S. Consul in Palermo, 1905-08. Died in Brooklyn, Windham County, Conn., September 26, 1928 (age 81 years, 263 days). Interment at Old Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, July 26, 1886, to Mary Dearborn Jackson.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John S. Tyler (1834-1914) — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in East Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December, 1834. Republican. Farmer; first selectman of East Haven, Connecticut, 1896-1911; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haven; elected 1902, 1904. Died in New Haven County, Conn., 1914 (age about 79 years). Interment at Old Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Jane E. Thompson (1841-1936).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Street Chidsey (1864-1917) — also known as William S. Chidsey — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, August, 1864. First selectman of East Haven, Connecticut, 1915. Died in East Haven, New Haven County, Conn., 1917 (age about 52 years). Interment at Old Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William H. Chidsey (1841-1936) and Anna (Rowe) Chidsey (1843-1882); brother of George Morgan Chidsey (1880-1958); married to Mary Edith Gerrish (1861-1954); third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Chidsey.
      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


    Alderbrook Cemetery
    Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Eli Edwin Hall (1818-1896) — also known as E. Edwin Hall — Born April 11, 1818. Minister; U.S. Consul in Florence, 1850. Died in Fair Haven, New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., May 2, 1896 (age 78 years, 21 days). Interment at Alderbrook Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Cecile A. Malan.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Griswold (1839-1910) — of Guilford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Guilford, New Haven County, Conn., June 30, 1839. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; grocer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Guilford, 1882-83, 1903-08. Died April 13, 1910 (age 70 years, 287 days). Interment at Alderbrook Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joel Griswold (1796-1879) and Polly (Bartlett) Griswold (1801-1876); married, May 12, 1868, to Anna E. Dudley (1834-1899).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Leetes Island Cemetery
    Leetes Island, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Roger Calvin Leete (1838-1929) — also known as Roger C. Leete — of Guilford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Leetes Island, Guilford, New Haven County, Conn., August 30, 1838. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Guilford, 1900, 1904, 1906. Died in Leetes Island, Guilford, New Haven County, Conn., July 31, 1929 (age 90 years, 335 days). Interment at Leetes Island Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rufus Norton Leete (1812-1894) and Sarah (Bishop) Leete (1812-1904); married to Helen A. Park (1837-1898); fifth great-grandson of William Leete; second cousin once removed of Josiah C. Chittenden and Abel Madison Scranton; third cousin twice removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (1760-1833) and Frederick Wolcott; third cousin thrice removed of Enoch Woodbridge and Joseph Silliman; fourth cousin once removed of Joseph Chidsey, Erastus Clark Scranton and Sereno Hamilton Scranton.
      Political families: Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; 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


    Hamden Plains Cemetery
    Hamden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      John Webster Sanford, Jr. (1866-1957) — also known as J. W. Sanford, Jr. — of Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., 1866. Republican. Lumber dealer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hamden, 1913-16; member of Connecticut state senate 12th District, 1921-22. Died December 26, 1957 (age about 91 years). Interment at Hamden Plains Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John White Sanford (1835-1920) and Phoebe (Wooding) Sanford (1837-1921); married to Eva Lawrence (1875-1946).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Henry Hindinger (1865-1938) — also known as William H. Hindinger — of Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., 1865. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hamden, 1935-38; defeated (Progressive), 1912; died in office 1938. Died February 22, 1938 (age about 72 years). Interment at Hamden Plains Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Ernest Ransom Brockett (1864-1945) — also known as Ernest R. Brockett — of North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., October 27, 1864. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from North Haven, 1926. Died in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., May 14, 1945 (age 80 years, 199 days). Interment at Hamden Plains Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Justus Franklin Brockett (1816-1898) and Susan Rowena (Doolittle) Brockett (1818-1909); married, January 11, 1888, to Elizabeth Ann Sanford (1860-1929); second cousin once removed of Orlando Scoville Hotchkiss and Cyrus Arthur Hotchkiss; second cousin thrice removed of Philip Frisbee; third cousin thrice removed of James Doolittle Wooster; fourth cousin of Frank L. Stiles (1854-1922), John Henry Blakeslee and George Newbury Blakeslee; fourth cousin once removed of George Wells Beach and Waldo Stiles Blakeslee.
      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


    Mount Carmel Cemetery
    Hamden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Amos Parker Wilder (1862-1936) — also known as Amos P. Wilder — of Wisconsin. Born in Calais, Washington County, Maine, February 15, 1862. Newspaper editor; U.S. Consul General in Hong Kong, 1906-09; Shanghai, 1909-14. Congregationalist. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 2, 1936 (age 74 years, 138 days). Interment at Mount Carmel Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Amos Wilder and Charlotte Wilder; married to Isabella Thornton Niven (1873-1946); father of Thornton Wilder (1897-1975; playwright and novelist).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Ambrose Tuttle (1784-1865) — of Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., September 17, 1784. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hamden, 1825-26. Died in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., April 26, 1865 (age 80 years, 221 days). Interment at Mount Carmel Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jesse Tuttle (1759-1849) and Lucy (Dickerman) Tuttle (1759-1791); married 1803 to Mary 'Polly' Allen (1784-1840); great-grandfather of John Henry Blakeslee; second great-grandfather of Waldo Stiles Blakeslee; third cousin twice removed of Pierpont Edwards; fourth cousin once removed of John Davenport, Aaron Burr, James Davenport, Theodore Dwight, Luther Hotchkiss, Henry Waggaman Edwards, Gideon Hotchkiss, Asahel Augustus Hotchkiss, Julius Hotchkiss (1810-1878), Giles Waldo Hotchkiss, George Buckingham Beecher, James Levi Hotchkiss and Charles E. Hotchkiss.
      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
      Friend Joseph Peck (1847-1929) — also known as Friend J. Peck — of Mt. Carmel, Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., 1847. Democrat. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hamden, 1911-12; defeated, 1912. Died January 1, 1929 (age about 81 years). Interment at Mount Carmel Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Whitneyville Cemetery
    Hamden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Ernest William Mansfield (1891-1952) — also known as Ernest W. Mansfield — of North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., July 30, 1891. Republican. Building contractor; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Haven; elected 1930. Died in North Branford, New Haven County, Conn., July 10, 1952 (age 60 years, 346 days). Interment at Whitneyville Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Cyrus Mansfield and Harriet Tipping (Sanderson) Mansfield; third cousin once removed of George Newbury Blakeslee (1877-1963).
      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


    West Cemetery
    Boston Post Road
    Madison, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1691
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Erastus Clark Scranton (1807-1866) — also known as Erastus C. Scranton — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born December 16, 1807. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1845-46, 1851; member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1860; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1865-66. Died December 29, 1866 (age 59 years, 13 days). Interment at West Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jonathan Scranton (1780-1847) and Roxanna (Crampton) Scranton (1789-1833); brother of Sereno Hamilton Scranton; married to Lydia Stannard (1808-1887); uncle of Joseph Augustine Scranton; first cousin four times removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799); second cousin thrice removed of Roger Griswold; third cousin twice removed of Henry Titus Backus; fourth cousin of Joseph Chidsey; fourth cousin once removed of John Willard, John William Allen, Abel Madison Scranton, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919), Roger Calvin Leete, Thomas Charles Munger and Joseph Buell Ely.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut; Hosmer-Griswold-Parsons family of Middletown, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      C. H. Ranulf Compton (1878-1974) — also known as Ranulf Compton — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Poe, Allen County, Ind., September 16, 1878. Republican. Major in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1943-45; defeated, 1938, 1940, 1944. Died in Madison, New Haven County, Conn., January 26, 1974 (age 95 years, 132 days). Interment at West Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Florence Jane Mabee (1885-1983).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Abel Madison Scranton (1805-1872) — also known as Abel Scranton — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Guilford, New Haven County, Conn., September 26, 1805. Merchant; member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1859. Died in Madison, New Haven County, Conn., June 7, 1872 (age 66 years, 255 days). Interment at West Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Timothy Scranton (1761-1848) and Deborah (Chittenden) Scranton (1764-1837); married, July 14, 1831, to Hannah Wilmot Green (1813-1832); married, December 24, 1837, to Leah Howard (1807-1894); first cousin of Josiah C. Chittenden; first cousin four times removed of William Greene (1695-1758); second cousin once removed of Roger Calvin Leete; second cousin twice removed of Daniel Parrish Witter; second cousin thrice removed of William Greene, Jr.; third cousin twice removed of Ray Greene; fourth cousin of Frederick Walker Pitkin; fourth cousin once removed of Chauncey Goodrich, Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Elizur Goodrich, Frederick Wolcott, Erastus Clark Scranton and Sereno Hamilton Scranton.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Beakes-Greene-Jennings family of Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Sereno Hamilton Scranton (1811-1896) — also known as Sereno H. Scranton — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Born March 1, 1811. Member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1870. Died January 25, 1896 (age 84 years, 330 days). Interment at West Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jonathan Scranton (1780-1847) and Roxanna (Crampton) Scranton (1789-1833); brother of Erastus Clark Scranton; married 1833 to Susan Rebecca Dowd (1814-1894); uncle of Joseph Augustine Scranton; first cousin four times removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799); second cousin thrice removed of Roger Griswold; third cousin twice removed of Henry Titus Backus; fourth cousin of Joseph Chidsey; fourth cousin once removed of John Willard, John William Allen, Abel Madison Scranton, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919), Roger Calvin Leete, Thomas Charles Munger and Joseph Buell Ely.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut; Hosmer-Griswold-Parsons family of Middletown, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frederick Huntington Holbrook (1883-1967) — also known as Fred H. Holbrook — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Lebanon, New London County, Conn., October 15, 1883. Republican. Merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Madison, 1935-48; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1948. Died in Essex, Middlesex County, Conn., June 4, 1967 (age 83 years, 232 days). Interment at West Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Emerson Green Holbrook and Anne Lynde (Huntington) Holbrook; married to Louva Cleveland Nettleton.
      Edward Augustus Chittenden (1863-1938) — also known as Edward A. Chittenden — of East River, Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Madison, New Haven County, Conn., December 9, 1863. Republican. Farmer; first selectman of Madison, Connecticut, 1907-11; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Madison, 1911-12. Died February 5, 1938 (age 74 years, 58 days). Interment at West Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Clara Eliza Munger (1868-1941).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Webster Davis Whedon (1862-1926) — also known as Webster D. Whedon — of Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, May, 1862. Democrat. Sawmill owner; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Madison, 1900, 1910, 1916, 1918. Died in 1926 (age about 64 years). Interment at West Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Francis Whedon (1830-1907) and Sarah J. (Davis) Whedon (1832-1904); married 1887 to Annie E. Scranton; first cousin of Lovel Davis Parmelee; second cousin once removed of Arthur Eugene Parmelee; second cousin thrice removed of Elisha Kelsey; third cousin twice removed of Charles Page (1839-1920) and Constant Webb Chatfield; third cousin thrice removed of David Kelsey; fourth cousin of Earl Whedon.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Augur family of Connecticut; Blodgett-Whedon family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      George B. Chittenden (1849-1939) — of East River, Madison, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Madison, New Haven County, Conn., December 25, 1849. Republican. Mining engineer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Madison, 1919-20. Died February 17, 1939 (age 89 years, 54 days). Interment at West Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Kittie S. Delano (1855-1929).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Chevra Bnai Abraham
    Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Benjamin Tonkonow (c.1893-1940) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born about 1893. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1933-40. Died in 1940 (age about 47 years). Interment at Chevra Bnai Abraham.


    East Cemetery
    Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1845
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Walter Booth (1791-1870) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., December 8, 1791. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1829, 1838; county judge in Connecticut, 1834; member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1834; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1849-51; defeated, 1850. Congregationalist. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., April 30, 1870 (age 78 years, 143 days). Interment at East Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Walter Booth (1760-1825) and Mary (Newton) Booth (1763-1798); married, May 17, 1842, to Sarah Holkins (1796-1874); sixth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; second cousin thrice removed of Simeon Baldwin; third cousin twice removed of Noah Phelps, James Doolittle Wooster and Roger Sherman Baldwin; third cousin thrice removed of Josiah Cowles, John Alsop and Pierpont Edwards; fourth cousin once removed of Samuel Clesson Allen, Elisha Phelps (1779-1847), James Lockwood Conger, Simeon Eben Baldwin, Austin George Nettleton and Henry C. C. Miles.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Floyd-Woodbridge-Edwards family of New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    George S. Seeley George Simeon Seeley (1846-1914) — also known as George S. Seeley — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1846. Mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1902-05. Episcopalian. Died in 1914 (age about 68 years). Interment at East Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Seeley and Amy (Prichard) Seeley.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Meriden Municipal Register 1903
      Levi Elmore Coe (1828-1903) — also known as Levi E. Coe — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Middlefield, Middlesex County, Conn., June 6, 1828. Banker; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1895-97. Episcopalian. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., November 2, 1903 (age 75 years, 149 days). Interment at East Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Col. Levi Coe and Sarah (Ward) Coe; married to Sophia Hall (1829-1915).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Parker (1809-1902) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn., January 2, 1809. Republican. Manufacturer; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1867-69; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1872. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., January 31, 1902 (age 93 years, 29 days). Interment at East Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Stephen Parker and Rebecca (Stone) Parker; married to Abi Lewis Eddy.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Eugene P. Golden (1852-1933) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., September 16, 1852. Republican. Member of Connecticut state senate 13th District, 1919-22. Died December 7, 1933 (age 81 years, 82 days). Interment at East Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Ashbel Griswold (1784-1853) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Rocky Hill, Hartford County, Conn., April 4, 1784. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1820, 1826, 1828, 1831; member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1833. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., March 30, 1853 (age 68 years, 360 days). Interment at East Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Constant Griswold (1753-1839) and Rebecca (Boardman) Griswold (1760-1825); married to Lucy Frary (1778-1835) and Anna Hall (died 1870); second cousin twice removed of Albert Clinton Griswold (1884-1954); third cousin once removed of Arthur Tappan Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of John Willard, Almar F. Dickson and Constant Webb Chatfield.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Otis family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Otis Jerome Range (1840-1914) — also known as Otis J. Range — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn.; Essex, Middlesex County, Conn.; Southbury, New Haven County, Conn.; Guilford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., September, 1840. Pastor; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1882; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Guilford, 1884-85, 1895-96, 1911-12. Methodist. Member, Good Templars. Died in 1914 (age about 73 years). Interment at East Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Range and Charlotte Range; married to Maria Jeanette Kellam (1844-1926).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Eli Coe Birdsey (1799-1843) — also known as Eli C. Birdsey — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born December 21, 1799. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1834. Died October 9, 1843 (age 43 years, 292 days). Interment at East Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gershom Birdsey and Lucy (Coe) Birdsey (1780-1863); married to Rebecca Cook Wilcox (1805-1888); father of Eli Coe Birdsey; fourth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; fifth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin once removed of Benjamin Hard; third cousin once removed of Victory James Birdseye, James Samuel Wadsworth and Arthur Julius Birdseye; fourth cousin of Israel Coe, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, Jethro Ayers Hatch, James Wolcott Wadsworth and George Harrison Hall; fourth cousin once removed of Morris Woodruff, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth (1791-1868), Gideon Hard, Francis William Kellogg, Lyman Wetmore Coe, Robert Cleveland Usher, Isaac Washington Birdseye, Arthur Newton Holden, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Lawson Wooding Hall.
      Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Gershom Birdsey (1776-1865) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn., December 29, 1776. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1827. Died March 13, 1865 (age 88 years, 74 days). Interment at East Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gershom Birdsey (1734-1789) and Hannah (Bartlett) Birdsey; married, August 9, 1798, to Lucy Coe (1780-1863); father of Eli Coe Birdsey (1799-1843); grandfather of Eli Coe Birdsey (1843-1929); third great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; fourth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin of Benjamin Hard; second cousin twice removed of Arthur Julius Birdseye; third cousin of Victory James Birdseye; third cousin once removed of Jethro Ayers Hatch; third cousin twice removed of Isaac Washington Birdseye; third cousin thrice removed of Oliver Cromwell Jennings; fourth cousin once removed of Ebenezer Huntington, Charles Robert Sherman, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth (1791-1868) and David Lowrey Seymour.
      Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Eli Coe Birdsey (1843-1929) — also known as Eli C. Birdsey — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., February 25, 1843. Republican. Hardware merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1919-20. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died February 5, 1929 (age 85 years, 346 days). Interment at East Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Eli Coe Birdsey and Rebecca Cook (Wilcox) Birdsey (1805-1888); married 1864 to Catherine Butler (1842-1908); grandson of Gershom Birdsey; fifth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; sixth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin twice removed of Benjamin Hard; third cousin once removed of Francis William Kellogg; third cousin twice removed of Victory James Birdseye and James Samuel Wadsworth; fourth cousin of Arthur Julius Birdseye; fourth cousin once removed of Israel Coe, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, Jethro Ayers Hatch, James Wolcott Wadsworth and George Harrison Hall (1854-1921).
      Political families: Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Porter-Kelsey family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Meriden Hebrew Cemetery
    Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Abraham G. Grossman (1902-1997) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 29, 1902. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1971-73, 1975-77. Jewish. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., February 15, 1997 (age 94 years, 48 days). Interment at Meriden Hebrew Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Sacred Heart Cemetery
    Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1880
    Politicians buried here:
      Francis Thomas Maloney (1894-1945) — also known as Francis T. Maloney — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., March 31, 1894. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; newspaper city editor; insurance agent; member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1928-30; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1930-33; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1933-35; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1935-45; died in office 1945; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1936, 1940, 1944 (speaker). Catholic. Member, American Legion; Elks; Moose; Knights of Columbus; Ancient Order of Hibernians. Died, following a heart attack, at the Meriden Hospital, Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., January 16, 1945 (age 50 years, 291 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick Maloney and Grace (Hickey) Maloney; married 1918 to Martha Herzig.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Anthony Danaher (1899-1990) — also known as John A. Danaher — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn.; Portland, Middlesex County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., January 9, 1899. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; secretary of state of Connecticut, 1933-35; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1939-45; defeated, 1944; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1944; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1953-. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Knights of Columbus; American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Grange; Beta Theta Pi. Died in Litchfield County, Conn., September 22, 1990 (age 91 years, 256 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Cornelius J. Danaher (1870-1958; Connecticut labor commissioner) and Ellen J. (Ryan) Danaher (1872-1954); brother of Francis R. Danaher (1904-1980); married, February 3, 1921, to Dorothy King.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Lawrence Reilly (1858-1924) — also known as Thomas L. Reilly — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Britain, Hartford County, Conn., September 20, 1858. Democrat. Newspaper editor; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1906-11; U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1911-15 (2nd District 1911-13, 3rd District 1913-15); defeated, 1908 (2nd District), 1914 (3rd District), 1916 (3rd District); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1916; New Haven County Sheriff, 1918-24. Catholic. Member, Elks; Knights of Columbus; Royal Arcanum. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 6, 1924 (age 65 years, 290 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Reilly and Catherine (Fagan) Reilly.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Francis R. Danaher (1904-1980) — also known as Fran Danaher — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., October 8, 1904. Republican. Mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1938-48. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., March 1, 1980 (age 75 years, 145 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Cornelius J. Danaher (1870-1958; Connecticut labor commissioner) and Ellen J. (Ryan) Danaher (1872-1954); brother of John Anthony Danaher (1899-1990); married to Dorothy M. Foell.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Stephen Lincoln Smith (1900-1947) — also known as Stephen L. Smith — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., February 12, 1900. Democrat. President, H.T. Smith Express Company; president, Eastern Motor Freight Conference; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1934-37; defeated, 1937. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., June 10, 1947 (age 47 years, 118 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George P. Smith and Ellen (Desmond) Smith; married to Connie Raby.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Andrew W. Tracy (1846-1917) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Ireland, 1846. Democrat. Physician; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1892; defeated, 1890, 1892; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1900. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., December 10, 1917 (age about 71 years). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Ell Broderick.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Henry D. Altobello (1907-1988) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., October 1, 1907. Democrat. Construction business; member of Connecticut state senate, 1940; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1954-59; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1956, 1968; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention 5th District, 1965. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., June 7, 1988 (age 80 years, 250 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Josephine LaMontagne.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    Joseph A. Cooke Joseph A. Cooke (1866-1936) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., February 11, 1866. Democrat. Physician; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1916-17. Member, Eagles; Foresters; Elks; Ancient Order of Hibernians. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., January 22, 1936 (age 69 years, 345 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, August 6, 1903, to Josephine Stanford.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Meriden Municipal Register 1916
      William J. Cahill, Jr. (1916-1971) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., 1916. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1952-53; defeated, 1959; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1956; member of Connecticut state senate, 1956. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 15, 1971 (age about 55 years). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Louise Cahill (1922-2008; who married John D. Ivers (1914-1992)); married to Catherine Doyle.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Donald T. Dorsey (1923-1999) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., August 18, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1968-71; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1972-93. Died, in the Midstate Medical Center, Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., November 27, 1999 (age 76 years, 101 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick Dorsey and Theresa Dorsey; married to Katherine Gaffey (1921-2012).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John D. Ivers (1914-1992) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born April 14, 1914. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1960-61; defeated, 1961. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., November 13, 1992 (age 78 years, 213 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1942 to Louise Cahill (1922-2008; sister of William J. Cahill, Jr. (1916-1971)).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles H. Ledwith (c.1885-1954) — of South Meriden, Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., about 1885. Democrat. Advertising manager; member of Connecticut state senate 13th District, 1939-40; candidate for mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1939. Member, Elks. Died in 1954 (age about 69 years). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Eva Deming.


    St. Patrick's Cemetery
    Wall Street
    Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Daniel J. Donovan Daniel J. Donovan (1874-1948) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Britain, Hartford County, Conn., 1874. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1909-12; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1912-15, 1920-21; defeated, 1915. Died in 1948 (age about 74 years). Interment at St. Patrick's Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Meriden Municipal Register 1914


    Walnut Grove Cemetery
    817 Old Colony Road
    Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1876
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Abiram Chamberlain Abiram Chamberlain (1837-1911) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Colebrook, Litchfield County, Conn., December 7, 1837. Republican. Civil engineer; banker; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1877; Connecticut state comptroller, 1901-02; Governor of Connecticut, 1903-05. Died May 15, 1911 (age 73 years, 159 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Abiram Chamberlain (1797-1871) and Sophronia Ruth (Burt) Chamberlain (1805-1889); married, November 21, 1872, to Charlotte Elethea Roberts (1840-1921).
      See also NNDB dossier
      Image source: Taylor's Legislative History and Souvenir (1903)
      Amos Ives (1839-1905) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., January 18, 1839. Democrat. Coat retailer; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1894, 1898-99. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., November 26, 1905 (age 66 years, 312 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jotham Ives and Mary R. (Way) Ives; married, November 17, 1864, to Rhoda E. Smith.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edgar Jared Doolittle (1845-1926) — also known as Edgar J. Doolittle — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hebron, Tolland County, Conn., January 29, 1845. Republican. Paper box manufacturer; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1882-86; member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1887-88; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1912. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., March 30, 1926 (age 81 years, 60 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edgar Jared Doolittle (1810-1883) and Jane Elizabeth (Sage) Doolittle (1820-1903); married, November 13, 1867, to Martha Warner Couch (1845-1902); married to Adelaide Davis; fifth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; second cousin once removed of Russell Sage (1816-1906); third cousin twice removed of Philip Frisbee, James Doolittle Wooster and Alvah Nash.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      H. Wales Lines (1838-1927) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn., June 3, 1838. Republican. Building contractor; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1869; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1877-79; member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1879-80; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1888. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Order of the Eastern Star; Shriners. Blind after 1900. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., January 11, 1927 (age 88 years, 222 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Willis Lines and Harriet (Bunnell) Lines; married 1861 to Sarah Congdon Munger (1838-1926).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    Henry T. King Henry Thomas King (1867-1956) — also known as Henry T. King — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1918-19, 1922-23; defeated, 1919. Universalist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., July 28, 1956 (age about 89 years). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, November 28, 1894, to Josephiine Morse (1869-1916); married to Stella B. Miller; father of Henry T. King, Jr. (1919-2009; U.S. prosecutor at the Nuremberg war crimes trials of Nazi leaders in 1945-49).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Meriden Municipal Register 1919
      Isaac Chauncey Lewis (1812-1893) — also known as Isaac C. Lewis — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., October 19, 1812. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1848, 1859, 1862, 1866; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1870-72. Member, Odd Fellows; Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., December 7, 1893 (age 81 years, 49 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Isaac Lewis and Esther (Beaumont) Lewis; married, May 11, 1836, to Harriet Pomeroy (1817-1899).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Page (1840-1929) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Branford, New Haven County, Conn., September 4, 1840. Republican. Insurance agent; bank director; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1890-91. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., March 2, 1929 (age 88 years, 179 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Page and Sarah E. (Merriam) Page; married to Margaret A. Cook (1837-1903).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    George Redfield Curtis George Redfield Curtis (1825-1893) — also known as George R. Curtis — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., December 25, 1825. School teacher; treasurer, Meriden Britania Company; president, Meriden Silver Plate Company, the Meridan Horse Railroad Company, and the Meriden Gas Light Company; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1880-81. Episcopalian. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., May 20, 1893 (age 67 years, 146 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Asahel Curtis and Mehitable (Redfield) Curtis; married, May 22, 1855, to Augusta Munson (1833-1914).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Men of Mark in Connecticut (1908)
      Russel S. Gladwin (1823-1900) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Deep River, Middlesex County, Conn., April, 1823. Blacksmith; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1869-70. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., May 15, 1900 (age 77 years, 0 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Gladwin and Sarah (Doane) Gladwin; married to Eunice A. Averill (1823-1895).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Grove Herrick Wilson (1824-1902) — also known as G. Herrick Wilson — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Mass., March 25, 1824. Republican. Mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1893; defeated, 1891, 1893. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., January 10, 1902 (age 77 years, 291 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph H. Wilson and Sally (Herrick) Wilson; married to Margaret A. Adams.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Wallace Almeron Miles (1841-1904) — also known as Wallace A. Miles — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Southington, Hartford County, Conn., 1841. Democrat. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1889. Died December 16, 1904 (age about 63 years). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Almeron Miles and Caroline (Lawrence) Miles; married to Angeline Patterson.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Leslie Upham (1839-1929) — also known as Charles L. Upham — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Townshend, Windham County, Vt., May 24, 1839. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; one of the founders of the Ives, Upham & Rand department store in Meriden; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1873-74. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Freemasons. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., May 28, 1929 (age 90 years, 4 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. William Dennis Upham and Lucy McKenzie (Spink) Upham; married to Emiie Clark (died 1864); married, July 12, 1877, to Elizabeth Hall (1844-1923).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Wales Lines deBussy (1891-1942) — also known as Wales L. deBussy — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., February 3, 1891. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1926-29. Member, Freemasons. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., January 11, 1942 (age 50 years, 342 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Ann Sullivan (1898-1991).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Harold Cannon Hall (1888-1946) — also known as Harold C. Hall — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., October 11, 1888. Democrat. Real estate and insurance business; candidate for mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1941; member of Connecticut state senate 13th District, 1945-46. Member, Eagles; Elks; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died in 1946 (age about 57 years). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frank Leland Hall and Laura (Cannon) Hall.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      George Austin Fay (1838-1916) — also known as George A. Fay — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass., August 29, 1838. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1871. Member, Freemasons. Died September 22, 1916 (age 78 years, 24 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George W. Fay and Amanda Almina (Ward) Fay; married 1865 to Jane M. 'Jennie' Curtis (1842-1908).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Francis Atwater (1858-1935) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Plymouth, Litchfield County, Conn., 1858. Democrat. Newspaper editor and publisher; banker; member of Connecticut state senate 13th District, 1907-08. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 25, 1935 (age about 77 years). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Atwater (1815-1865) and Catherine (Fenn) Atwater (1817-1863); married 1879 to Helena J. Sellew.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Levi Yale (1792-1872) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., April 11, 1792. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1821. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., February 19, 1872 (age 79 years, 314 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joel Yale (1759-1805) and Esther (Clark) Yale (1766-1848); married to Abigail Ellen Bacon (1813-1845); father of Levi Bacon Yale; second cousin of John Baldwin; second cousin twice removed of Jonathan Brace and Kenneth Sidney White; third cousin of Ira Yale; third cousin once removed of Thomas Kimberly Brace and Charles Yale; third cousin twice removed of Charles Dwight Yale, William Judson Clark, Charles Hull Clark and Charles E. Yale; fourth cousin of Daniel Chapin, John Calhoun Lewis and Henry Gould Lewis; fourth cousin once removed of Graham Hurd Chapin, James Rood Doolittle, Reuben Eaton Fenton (1819-1885), Austin George Nettleton, Robert Cleveland Usher and Charles M. Hotchkiss.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Hatch family of Connecticut; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Otis family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Owen Brainerd Arnold (1818-1900) — also known as Owen B. Arnold — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn., July 11, 1818. Banker; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1861, 1874. Fell from a trolley car, and died a few days later as a result, in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., August 30, 1900 (age 82 years, 50 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jared Arnold (1774-1825) and Susanna (Brainerd) Arnold (born 1780).
      Charles E. Yale (1845-1914) — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1845. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Wallingford, 1902. Died in 1914 (age about 69 years). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edwin Yale (1810-1862) and Sarah Elizabeth (Maltby) Yale (1820-1881); grandson of Ira Yale; third cousin once removed of Charles Yale; third cousin twice removed of Levi Yale; fourth cousin of Charles Dwight Yale; fourth cousin once removed of James Rood Doolittle, Levi Bacon Yale and Robert Cleveland Usher (1841-1922).
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Coolidge-Usher-Brown-Stickney family of Plainville, Connecticut; Eastman family; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Levi Bacon Yale (1838-1926) — also known as Levi B. Yale — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., March 25, 1838. Farmer; Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1908. Died June 5, 1926 (age 88 years, 72 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Levi Yale and Abigail Ellen (Bacon) Yale (1813-1845); married, January 3, 1865, to Frances Ellen Royce; second cousin once removed of John Baldwin; second cousin thrice removed of Jonathan Brace; third cousin once removed of Ira Yale and Kenneth Sidney White; third cousin twice removed of Thomas Kimberly Brace; fourth cousin of Charles Yale; fourth cousin once removed of Daniel Chapin, John Calhoun Lewis, Charles Dwight Yale, Henry Gould Lewis, William Judson Clark, Charles Hull Clark and Charles E. Yale (1845-1914).
      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
      Christian Frederick Fox (1861-1933) — also known as Christian F. Fox — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Germany, December 14, 1861. Republican. Sausage manufacturer; merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1911-12. Episcopalian. German ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., November 16, 1933 (age 71 years, 337 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, December 24, 1883, to Emma R. Dason (1865-1939).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    West Cemetery
    Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Edward Ernest West (1847-1905) — also known as Edward E. West — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in England, November 29, 1847. Democrat. Mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1900-01; defeated, 1903. Member, Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., January 25, 1905 (age 57 years, 57 days). Interment at West Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Aaron West, Jr. and Louisa Amanda (Bourdon) West; married to Alice Pelton La Barnes.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Middlebury Cemetery
    Middlebury, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Augustus Sabin Chase (1897-1970) — also known as Augustus S. Chase — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., March 16, 1897. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Berlin, 1928-29; Breslau, 1929-30; U.S. Consul in Tsingtao, as of 1932; Canton, as of 1938. Died in Washington, D.C., November 14, 1970 (age 73 years, 243 days). Interment at Middlebury Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frederick Starkweather Chase (1862-1947) and Elsie (Rowland) Chase (1863-1937); married, February 22, 1930, to Helga Stephanie Eva von Erdberg-Krezenciewsky; nephew of Irving Hall Chase; grandson of Augustus Sabin Chase; first cousin once removed of Seth Chase Taft (1922-?); second cousin twice removed of Marden Sabin and Joseph Spalding; second cousin thrice removed of George Anson Starkweather, Samuel Starkweather and David Austin Starkweather; second cousin four times removed of Alvah Sabin; third cousin twice removed of Henry Howard Starkweather; third cousin thrice removed of Henry Dodge, Daniel Chapin, Martin Olds and Nelson Appleton Miles; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Henry Pendleton and Eckford Gustavus Pendleton.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Starkweather-Pendleton family of Preston, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John T. Basham (1850-1921) — of Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Atlantic Ocean, January, 1850. Democrat. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middlebury; elected 1902; defeated, 1904, 1910, 1912. Died in Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn., 1921 (age about 71 years). Interment at Middlebury Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William H. Basham (1823-1910) and Elizabeth Rebecca (Few) Basham (1825-1905); married 1874 to Martha Culver (1857-1941).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William P. Tyler (1862-1932) — of Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn., March 23, 1862. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middlebury, 1911-12. Died September 25, 1932 (age 70 years, 186 days). Interment at Middlebury Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Harry E. Clark (1868-1952) — of Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wilbraham, Hampden County, Mass., 1868. Republican. Farm superintendent; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middlebury, 1919-20. Died in 1952 (age about 84 years). Interment at Middlebury Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Milford Cemetery
    Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1642
    Politicians buried here:
      Robert Treat (1625-1710) — of Milford, New Haven County, Conn.; Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Pitminster, Somerset, England, 1625. Colonial Governor of Connecticut, 1683-98. Founder of Milford, Connecticut and Newark, New Jersey. Died in Milford, New Haven County, Conn., July 12, 1710 (age about 85 years). Interment at Milford Cemetery.
      Relatives: Great-grandfather of Robert Treat Paine; third great-grandfather of John Condit and Aurelius Buckingham; third great-granduncle of Gershom Birdsey and Benjamin Hard; fourth great-grandfather of Silas Condit, Philo Beecher Buckingham, Alanson B. Treat, Charles M. Hotchkiss and David Leroy Treat; fourth great-granduncle of Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Eli Coe Birdsey (1799-1843), Lorenzo Burrows, Nathan Belcher, Russell Sage, John Ransom Buck and Benjamin Baker Merrill; fifth great-grandfather of Albert Pierson Condit; fifth great-granduncle of Henry Brewster Stanton, Bushrod Ebenezer Hoppin, Eli Coe Birdsey (1843-1929), Edgar Jared Doolittle, Delos Fall, Caleb Seymour Pitkin, Clayton Harvey Deming, Harry Kear Wolcott, Franklin Warren Kellogg and Henry Merrill Wolcott; sixth great-grandfather of Simeon Harrison Rollinson and Joseph Clark Baldwin III; sixth great-granduncle of Roscoe D. Dix (1839-1912), John Alden Dix and Oliver Cromwell Jennings; seventh great-grandfather of Perry Amherst Carpenter.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Jonathan Law (1672-1750) — of Milford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Milford, New Haven County, Conn., 1672. Colonial Governor of Connecticut, 1741-50; died in office 1750. Died in Milford, New Haven County, Conn., November 6, 1750 (age about 78 years). Interment at Milford Cemetery.
      Edwin Forward Stanton (1901-1968) — also known as Edwin F. Stanton — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Milford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Bouckville, Madison County, N.Y., February 22, 1901. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Kalgan, as of 1924-26; U.S. Consul in Tsinan, as of 1927-29; Shanghai, as of 1938; Vancouver, 1945; U.S. Consul General in Vancouver, 1945; U.S. Minister to Thailand, 1946-47; U.S. Ambassador to Thailand, 1947-53. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died in 1968 (age about 67 years). Interment at Milford Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Charles Hobby Pond (1781-1861) — of Milford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Milford, New Haven County, Conn., April 26, 1781. Lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1850-51, 1852-54; Governor of Connecticut, 1853-54. Died April 28, 1861 (age 80 years, 2 days). Interment at Milford Cemetery.


    Grove Cemetery
    Naugatuck, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Howard Beecher Tuttle (1863-1933) — also known as Howard B. Tuttle — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn., October 25, 1863. Chairman, Eastern Malleable Iron Company; chairman, Naugatuck National Bank; member of Connecticut state senate, 1910; warden (borough president) of Naugatuck, Connecticut, 1914-18, 1919-20. Suffered a stroke at luncheon in the Waterbury Country Club, and died seven days later, in Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn., September 29, 1933 (age 69 years, 339 days). Interment at Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Mary Ann (Wilcox) Tuttle (1835-1928) and Bronson Beecher Tuttle (1835-1903); married 1888 to Jeannette Phelps Seymour (1862-1955).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Bronson Beecher Tuttle (1835-1903) — also known as Bronson B. Tuttle — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Born December 28, 1835. Member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1886. Died September 12, 1903 (age 67 years, 258 days). Interment at Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Mary Ann Wilcox (1835-1928); father of Howard Beecher Tuttle (1863-1933).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Seth Daniels Bingham (1844-1917) — also known as Seth D. Bingham — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Delaware, January, 1844. Democrat. Real estate business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Naugatuck, 1909-12. Died in Connecticut, July 31, 1917 (age 73 years, 0 days). Interment at Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rozilla (Daniels) Bingham (1811-1889) and Elijah Whitfield Bingham (1812-1877); married to Frances Adelaide Baldwin (1840-1899); third cousin thrice removed of Charles Arnold (1786-1861).
      Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Porter-Kelsey family of Connecticut; Augur family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Gunntown Cemetery
    Naugatuck, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      James Doolittle Wooster (1778-1856) — also known as James D. Wooster — of Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., July 7, 1778. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middlebury, 1823-24, 1826; member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1837. Died in Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn., December 22, 1856 (age 78 years, 168 days). Interment at Gunntown Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of David Wooster (1735-1812) and Ann (Doolittle) Wooster (1740-1819); married to Mary Ann Lewis (1780-1857); fourth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; second cousin twice removed of Harrison Blodget and Rush Green Leaming; second cousin thrice removed of Lucian Dallas Woodruff and Walter Harrison Blodget; second cousin four times removed of Hooker Austin Doolittle and Wayne Lyman Morse; third cousin of Philip Frisbee; third cousin once removed of Josiah Cowles and Simeon Baldwin; third cousin twice removed of Walter Booth, James Rood Doolittle, Joshua Perkins, William Judson Clark, Benjamin Doolittle, Charles Hull Clark, Edgar Jared Doolittle and Charles M. Hotchkiss; third cousin thrice removed of Truman Hotchkiss, Austin George Nettleton, Alonzo Thompson Frisbee, Frank L. Stiles, Henry Ward Beecher, Ernest Ransom Brockett, John Henry Blakeslee, Henry C. C. Miles, Charles E. Wooster and George Newbury Blakeslee; fourth cousin of Nathaniel Merriam, Peter B. Garnsey, Daniel Upson and Roger Sherman Baldwin; fourth cousin once removed of Daniel Greene Garnsey (1779-1851), Joseph Chidsey, Samuel George Andrews, John Charles Birdsall, Roscius R. Kennedy, Francis William Kellogg, Ausburn Birdsall and Simeon Eben Baldwin.
      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


    St. James' Cemetery
    Naugatuck, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Joseph Edward Talbot (1901-1966) — also known as Joseph E. Talbot — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn., March 18, 1901. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Naugatuck, 1932, 1934; county judge in Connecticut, 1935-37; Connecticut state treasurer, 1939-41; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1942-47; candidate for Governor of Connecticut, 1946; candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1950. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Rotary; Elks; Eagles; Knights of Columbus. Died in Washington, D.C., April 30, 1966 (age 65 years, 43 days). Interment at St. James' Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, August 11, 1930, to Grace Cleary.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Kennedy (1854-1918) — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn., December 19, 1854. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1896, 1900, 1908, 1912 (speaker), 1916; member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1899-1902; defeated, 1902; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1913-15; defeated, 1904 (at-large), 1914 (5th District), 1916 (5th District). Died in Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn., June 19, 1918 (age 63 years, 182 days). Interment at St. James' Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


    Unknown Location
    New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Raymond J. Devlin (1898-1986) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Derby, New Haven County, Conn., November 23, 1898. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 11th District, 1929-31; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1964. Died in Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn., 1986 (age about 87 years). Interment somewhere.


    Beaverdale Memorial Park
    New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1929
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Alfred Carleton Baldwin (1872-1957) — also known as Alfred C. Baldwin — of Derby, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Beacon Falls, New Haven County, Conn., December 5, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1920; member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1922; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1925-42. Member, Sons of Union Veterans; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 21, 1957 (age 85 years, 16 days). Interment at Beaverdale Memorial Park.
      Relatives: Son of Herbert Clark Baldwin and Josephine Helen (Jones) Baldwin; married, December 10, 1896, to Emma Lou (Reeves) Gillette; married, May 27, 1919, to Jane A. Swift.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      G. Herbert Bishop (1868-1946) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., 1868. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state senate 8th District, 1919-20. Died April 28, 1946 (age about 77 years). Interment at Beaverdale Memorial Park.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Congregation Bnai Jacob Cemetery
    1281 Jewell Street
    New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Abraham S. Aaronson (1883-1923) — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Russia, June 15, 1883. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ansonia, 1915-16. Jewish. Died in Connecticut, August 20, 1923 (age 40 years, 66 days). Interment at Congregation Bnai Jacob Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Congregation Mishkan Israel Cemetery
    701 Whalley Avenue
    New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1843
    Politicians buried here:
      Gertrude F. Koskoff (1911-1992) — of Plainville, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., May 30, 1911. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Plainville, 1953-58. Female. Jewish. Died November 12, 1992 (age 81 years, 166 days). Interment at Congregation Mishkan Israel Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Evergreen Cemetery
    92 Winthrop Avenue
    New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Frank James Rice (1869-1917) — also known as Frank J. Rice — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass., February 5, 1869. Republican. Streetcar conductor; grocer; real estate business; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1910-17; died in office 1917. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Grotto; Odd Fellows; Elks; Redmen; Order of Heptasophs; Knights of Pythias; Union League. Died January 18, 1917 (age 47 years, 348 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jesse Hull Rice (1843-1915) and Caroline Elizabeth (Holbrook) Rice (1849-1931); married, July 16, 1890, to Charlotte A. Watrous.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lucien Wells Sperry (1820-1890) — also known as Lucien W. Sperry — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., March 8, 1820. Coal dealer; insurance agent; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1866-69; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1869-70. Unable to account for money entrusted to him, and likely to be arrested as an embezzler, he died from a self-inflicted gunshot, in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., June 26, 1890 (age 70 years, 110 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Enoch K. Sperry (1787-1856) and Mary Atlanta (Sperry) Sperry (1795-1864); brother of Nehemiah Day Sperry (1827-1911).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      James Edward English (1812-1890) — also known as James E. English — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 13, 1812. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1855, 1872; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1856-58; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1861-65; Governor of Connecticut, 1867-69, 1870-71; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1875-76. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 2, 1890 (age 77 years, 354 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Caroline Augusta Fowler (1811-1874) and Anna Robinson Morris (1849-1898).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Hobart Baldwin Bigelow (1834-1891) — also known as Hobart B. Bigelow — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., May 16, 1834. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1875; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1879-80; Governor of Connecticut, 1881-83; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1880. Died at the New Haven House hotel, New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., October 12, 1891 (age 57 years, 149 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Eleanor Lewis.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Harmanus Madison Welch (1813-1889) — also known as Harmanus M. Welch — of Farmington, Hartford County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in East Hampton, Middlesex County, Conn., July 19, 1813. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state senate 3rd District, 1846; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1859-60; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1860-63; resigned 1863. Died May 29, 1889 (age 75 years, 314 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Wilbur Lucius Cross (1862-1948) — also known as Wilbur L. Cross — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn., April 10, 1862. Democrat. University professor; Governor of Connecticut, 1931-39; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944; candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1946. Member, American Philosophical Society; Society of the Cincinnati; Sons of the American Revolution; Phi Beta Kappa; Society of Colonial Wars. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., October 5, 1948 (age 86 years, 178 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Cross and Harriet M. (Gurley) Cross; married, July 17, 1889, to Helen B. Avery.
      Wilbur Cross Parkway (built 1939-47), in New Haven County, Connecticut, is named for him.  — Wilbur L. Cross Elementary School, in Bridgeport, Connecticut, is named for him.
      Personal motto: "Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest."
      See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Bradford Sargent (1822-1907) — also known as Joseph B. Sargent — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Leicester, Worcester County, Mass., December 14, 1822. Democrat. Hardware manufacturer; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1891-94. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 15, 1907 (age 84 years, 213 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Collier Lewis (1831-1874) and Florence Van Karajan.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Rollin S. Woodruff Rollin Simmons Woodruff (1854-1925) — also known as Rollin S. Woodruff — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., July 14, 1854. Republican. President, C. S. Mersick & Co., wholesale iron dealers; director, Connecticut Savings Bank and Mechanics Bank; president, Grace Hospital of New Haven; member of Connecticut state senate, 1903; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1905-07; Governor of Connecticut, 1907-09; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1912 (alternate), 1916, 1920 (alternate), 1924. English ancestry. Member, Union League. Died June 30, 1925 (age 70 years, 351 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. Jeremiah Woodruff and Clarisse (Thompson) Woodruff; married, January 14, 1880, to Kaomeo E. Perkins.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Legislative History and Souvenir of Connecticut 1907-08
      Nehemiah Day Sperry (1827-1911) — also known as Nehemiah D. Sperry — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., July 10, 1827. Republican. Secretary of state of Connecticut, 1855-57; postmaster at New Haven, Conn., 1861-85, 1890-94; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1888 (member, Resolutions Committee); U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1895-1911. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 13, 1911 (age 84 years, 126 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Enoch K. Sperry (1787-1856) and Mary Atlanta (Sperry) Sperry (1795-1864); brother of Lucien Wells Sperry (1820-1890).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Le Moyne Mitchell (1844-1890) — also known as Charles L. Mitchell — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., August 6, 1844. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1877; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1883-87. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 1, 1890 (age 45 years, 207 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Woodruff (1826-1868) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., February 12, 1826. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1854; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1855-57, 1859-61; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 2nd Connecticut District, 1862-68; died in office 1868. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., May 20, 1868 (age 42 years, 98 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Burr Osborne (1798-1869) — also known as Thomas B. Osborne — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Weston (part now in Easton), Fairfield County, Conn., July 8, 1798. Whig. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Fairfield, 1836, 1850; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1839-43; member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1844; county judge in Connecticut, 1844; probate judge in Connecticut, 1851; law professor. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., September 2, 1869 (age 71 years, 56 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jeremiah Osborne and Anna (Sherwood) Osborne; married to Elizabeth Huntington Dixon; father of Mary Elizabeth Osborne (who married Henry Baldwin Harrison (1821-1901)).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles William Barnum (1852-1936) — also known as Charles W. Barnum — of Lime Rock, Salisbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Lime Rock, Salisbury, Litchfield County, Conn., October 30, 1852. Republican. Iron foundry business; member of Connecticut state senate 31st District, 1907-12; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1916. Died October 9, 1936 (age 83 years, 345 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Henry Barnum and Charlotte Ann (Burrall) Barnum (1819-1895); married to Mary Nicholls (1855-1928); second cousin five times removed of Benjamin Huntington (1736-1800); third cousin of Barzillai Bulkeley Kellogg; third cousin twice removed of Philo Fairchild Barnum and Phineas Taylor Barnum.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Arthur Sanford Cheney (1869-1908) — also known as Arthur S. Cheney — of Connecticut. Born in Joliet, Will County, Ill., October 4, 1869. Physician; U.S. Vice Consul in Reichenberg, 1906-07; U.S. Consul in Messina, 1907-08, died in office 1908. He and his wife were among about 80,000 people killed during the Messina Earthquake, specifically, when the U.S. consulate building collapsed, in Messina, Sicily, Italy, December 28, 1908 (age 39 years, 85 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Hicks Cheney (1838-1928) and Sarah (Austin) Cheney (1841-1911); married 1895 to Laura A. Pfeiffer (1870-1908).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      DeGrasse Maltby (1782-1872) — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Branford, New Haven County, Conn., September 14, 1782. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haven, 1833. Died February 15, 1872 (age 89 years, 154 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Maltby (1755-1823) and Rebecca (Taintor) Maltby (1758-1836); married to Sarah Smith (1787-1879); granduncle of Samuel DeWitt Maltby and Benjamin Josiah Maltby; second cousin of Henry Taintor; second cousin once removed of John Taintor, Roger Taintor and Solomon Taintor; third cousin of John Adams Taintor, Ralph Smith Taintor and Henry G. Taintor; third cousin once removed of Thaddeus Betts and Charles Newhall Taintor; third cousin twice removed of Aaron Kellogg; fourth cousin of Calvin Frisbie; fourth cousin once removed of Jason Kellogg, Orsamus Cook Merrill, Joseph Churchill Strong, Ebenezer Strong, Timothy Merrill (1781-1836) and Asa H. Otis.
      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
      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.
      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


    Fair Haven Union Cemetery
    149 Grand Avenue
    New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1808
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Burton D. Potter (1864-1932) — of Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., October 24, 1864. Democrat. Market gardener; first selectman of Hamden, Connecticut, 1904; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hamden, 1911-14. Died December 25, 1932 (age 68 years, 62 days). Interment at Fair Haven Union Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Grove Street Cemetery
    227 Grove Street
    New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1797
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Roger Sherman (1721-1793) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., April 19, 1721. Superior court judge in Connecticut, 1766-89; Delegate to Continental Congress from Connecticut, 1774-81, 1783-84; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1776-85; signer, Declaration of Independence, 1776; signer, Articles of Confederation, 1777; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1784-93; died in office 1793; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1789-91; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1791-93; died in office 1793. Congregationalist. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 23, 1793 (age 72 years, 95 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Mehitable (Wellington) Sherman (1688-1776) and William Sherman (1692-1741); married, November 17, 1749, to Elizabeth Hartwell (1726-1760); married, May 12, 1763, to Rebecca Prescott (1742-1813); father of Rebecca Sherman (who married Simeon Baldwin (1761-1851)), Elizabeth Sherman (who married Simeon Baldwin (1761-1851)) and Sarah Sherman (who married Samuel Hoar); grandfather of Roger Sherman Baldwin, Sherman Day, Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar, William Maxwell Evarts and George Frisbie Hoar; great-grandfather of Roger Sherman Greene, Simeon Eben Baldwin, Rockwood Hoar, Sherman Hoar, Maxwell Evarts and Arthur Outram Sherman (1864-?); second great-grandfather of Henry Sherman Boutell, Edward Baldwin Whitney, Henry de Forest Baldwin, Thomas Day Thacher, Roger Sherman Greene II, Roger Sherman Hoar and Roger Kent; second great-granduncle of Chauncey Mitchell Depew and John Frederick Addis; third great-grandfather of Archibald Cox; third great-granduncle of John Stanley Addis; ancestor *** of George Sherman Batcheller; first cousin thrice removed of John Adams Dix; second cousin five times removed of Horace Bemis and Lorin Andrews Lathrop.
      Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Otto Tremont Bannard (1854-1929) — also known as Otto T. Bannard — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 28, 1854. Republican. Lawyer; banker; director, Niagara Fire Insurance Co., Dolphin Jute Mills, and Jersey United Gas and Electric Co.; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908, 1912, 1916; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1909. Died, of bronchial pneumonia, on the ocean liner President Cleveland, en route from Seattle to Manila, in the North Pacific Ocean, January 15, 1929 (age 74 years, 262 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John W. Bannard and Eliza Landon (Stone) Bannard.
      Kingman Brewster, Jr. (1919-1988) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn.; Oxford, England. Born in Longmeadow, Hampden County, Mass., June 17, 1919. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; law professor; President of Yale University, 1963-77; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1977-81. Member, Common Cause. Died, from a brain hemorrhage, in John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, England, November 8, 1988 (age 69 years, 144 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Kingman Brewster and Florence Foster (Besse) Brewster; married 1942 to Mary Louise Phillips.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Elizur Goodrich (1761-1849) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Durham, Middlesex County, Conn., March 24, 1761. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1795-1802; Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1796; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1799-1801; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1803-17; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1803-22; resigned 1822; county judge in Connecticut, 1805-18. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 2, 1849 (age 88 years, 223 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elizur Goodrich (1734-1797) and Catharine (Chauncey) Goodrich (1741-1830); brother of Chauncey Goodrich; married to Annie Willard Allen (1769-1818); father of Nancy Allen Goodrich (1793-1847; who married Henry Leavitt Ellsworth); second cousin thrice removed of Frederic Holdrege Bontecou; third cousin once removed of Samuel Huntington; third cousin twice removed of Benjamin Hard, Charles Robert Sherman, Gideon Hard, Norman A. Phelps and Elizur Stillman Goodrich; third cousin thrice removed of Charles Taylor Sherman, William Tecumseh Sherman, Hiram Bidwell Case, Lampson Parker Sherman, John Sherman, Bushrod Ebenezer Hoppin, John Ransom Buck, William Walter Phelps, Addison Beecher Colvin and Herbert Ernest Powell; fourth cousin of John Davenport, Joshua Coit, James Davenport, Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (1760-1833), Samuel H. Huntington, Henry Huntington, Frederick Wolcott and Gurdon Huntington; fourth cousin once removed of Ebenezer Huntington, Zina Hyde, Jr., Theodore Davenport, Nathaniel Huntington, Josiah C. Chittenden, James Huntington, Charles Phelps Huntington, Abel Madison Scranton, Elisha Mills Huntington and Benjamin Nicoll Huntington.
      Political families: Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; 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 congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Aaron Nichols Skinner (1800-1858) — also known as Aaron N. Skinner — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodstock, Windham County, Conn., May 6, 1800. Whig. Member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1841-42, 1845; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1849; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1850-54. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., October 26, 1858 (age 58 years, 173 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      David Humphreys (1752-1818) — of Connecticut. Born in Derby (part now in Ansonia), New Haven County, Conn., July 10, 1752. Colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; U.S. Minister to Portugal, 1791-97; Spain, 1796-1801; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1812-14. Imported the Merino sheep to the U.S. Died in his hotel room, in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., February 21, 1818 (age 65 years, 226 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      The former borough of Humphreysville, now part of Seymour, Connecticut, was named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Henry Waggaman Edwards (1779-1847) — also known as Henry W. Edwards — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., October, 1779. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1819-23; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1823-27; member of Connecticut state senate at-large, 1828-29; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1830; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1830; Governor of Connecticut, 1833-34, 1835-38. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 22, 1847 (age 67 years, 0 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frances (Ogden) Edwards (1750-1800) and Pierpont Edwards; married to Lydia Miller (1778-1843); third great-grandson of Thomas Willett; first cousin of Aaron Burr and Theodore Dwight; second cousin of John Davenport and James Davenport; second cousin once removed of Theodore Davenport; second cousin thrice removed of Evert Harris Kittell; second cousin five times removed of Arthur Callen Kittell, Jr.; third cousin of Benjamin Tallmadge; third cousin once removed of Charles Robert Sherman, Frederick Augustus Tallmadge and Simeon Harrison; third cousin twice removed of Charles Taylor Sherman, John Appleton, William Tecumseh Sherman, Lampson Parker Sherman, John Sherman, Joseph Pomeroy Root (1826-1885) and Edward Williams Hooker; third cousin thrice removed of Ezekiel Gilbert Stoddard, George Landon Ingraham, Simeon Harrison Rollinson, Charles Dunsmore Millard and Blanche M. Woodward; fourth cousin of Noah Phelps, John Condit and Hezekiah Case; fourth cousin once removed of Parmenio Adams, Silas Condit, Elisha Phelps, Ambrose Tuttle, Jesse Hoyt, Abiel Case, Stephen Whitaker Fullerton, Jairus Case, George Washington Wolcott, William Dean Kellogg and Almon Case.
      Political families: Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Sherman family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      James Hillhouse (1754-1832) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Montville, New London County, Conn., October 21, 1754. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1780; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1789-90; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1791-96; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1796-1810. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 29, 1832 (age 78 years, 69 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Hillhouse (1728-1816) and Sarah (Griswold) Hillhouse; nephew of Matthew Griswold.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      David Daggett (1764-1851) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Attleboro, Bristol County, Mass., December 31, 1764. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1791-96, 1805; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1794-96; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1797-1804, 1809-13; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1813-19; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1826-34; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1828-30. Member, American Antiquarian Society. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., April 12, 1851 (age 86 years, 102 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Sebila (Stanley) Daggett (1730-1810) and Thomas Daggett (1731-1807); married 1786 to Wealthy Ann Munson (1767-1839); married 1840 to Mary Lines.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Roger Sherman Baldwin (1793-1863) — also known as Roger S. Baldwin — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., January 4, 1793. Whig. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1837-38; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1840-41; Governor of Connecticut, 1844-46; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1847-51. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., February 19, 1863 (age 70 years, 46 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Simeon Baldwin and Rebecca (Sherman) Baldwin (1764-1795); married, October 25, 1820, to Emily Pitkin Perkins (1796-1874; niece of Timothy Pitkin); father of Henrietta Perkins Baldwin (who married Dwight Foster) and Simeon Eben Baldwin (1840-1927); grandson of Roger Sherman; grandfather of Edward Baldwin Whitney; granduncle of Henry de Forest Baldwin; fourth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; first cousin of Sherman Day, Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar, William Maxwell Evarts and George Frisbie Hoar; first cousin once removed of Rockwood Hoar, Sherman Hoar, Maxwell Evarts and Arthur Outram Sherman; first cousin twice removed of Roger Sherman Hoar; first cousin thrice removed of Archibald Cox; second cousin once removed of Samuel Gager; second cousin twice removed of Chauncey Mitchell Depew and John Frederick Addis; second cousin thrice removed of John Stanley Addis; third cousin of Samuel R. Gager and Samuel Austin Gager; third cousin once removed of Josiah Cowles and John Adams Dix; third cousin twice removed of Walter Booth, George Bailey Loring, Charles Page, Ernest Harvey Woodford and Clement Phineas Kellogg; third cousin thrice removed of Herman Arod Gager and Harry Andrews Gager; fourth cousin of James Doolittle Wooster and Daniel Upson; fourth cousin once removed of John Charles Birdsall, Francis William Kellogg, Ausburn Birdsall and Joseph Washburn Yates.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut; Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Foster-Baldwin family of Brookfield, Massachusetts; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Adams-Baldwin-Otis family of Boston, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Philip S. Galpin (1796-1872) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1796. Whig. Carpet manufacturer; insurance business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1829, 1834-35, 1843; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1842-46, 1856-60; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1848. Died May 22, 1872 (age about 75 years). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1818 to Ann Fitch; married to Sarah Hull (1817-1904).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Simeon Eben Baldwin (1840-1927) — also known as Simeon E. Baldwin — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., February 5, 1840. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1867; law professor; justice of Connecticut state supreme court, 1897-1907; chief justice of Connecticut Supreme Court, 1907-10; Governor of Connecticut, 1911-15; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1912; candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1914. Congregationalist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; American Bar Association; American Historical Association; American Political Science Association; American Philosophical Society; American Antiquarian Society. Died January 30, 1927 (age 86 years, 359 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Roger Sherman Baldwin and Emily (Perkins) Baldwin (1796-1874); brother of Henrietta Perkins (who married Dwight Foster); married, October 19, 1865, to Susan Mears Winchester (1840-1931); uncle of Edward Baldwin Whitney; grandson of Simeon Baldwin; great-grandson of Roger Sherman; fifth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; first cousin once removed of Sherman Day, Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar, William Maxwell Evarts and George Frisbie Hoar; second cousin of Roger Sherman Greene, Rockwood Hoar, Sherman Hoar, Maxwell Evarts, Arthur Outram Sherman (1864-?), Thomas Day Thacher and Roger Kent; second cousin once removed of Roger Sherman Hoar; second cousin twice removed of Samuel Gager and Archibald Cox; third cousin once removed of Samuel R. Gager, Samuel Austin Gager, Chauncey Mitchell Depew and John Frederick Addis; third cousin twice removed of Josiah Cowles and John Stanley Addis; fourth cousin of John Adams Dix; fourth cousin once removed of James Doolittle Wooster, Daniel Upson, Walter Booth, George Bailey Loring, Charles Page, Ernest Harvey Woodford and Clement Phineas Kellogg.
      Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Edwin Stark Thomas
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Nathan Smith (1770-1835) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn., January 8, 1770. Whig. Lawyer; New Haven County Prosecuting Attorney, 1817-35; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention, 1818; candidate for Governor of Connecticut, 1825; member of Connecticut state senate at-large, 1827; U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, 1829; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1833-35; died in office 1835. Died in Washington, D.C., December 6, 1835 (age 65 years, 332 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
      Relatives: Brother of Nathaniel Smith; uncle of Truman Smith (1791-1884).
      Political family: Smith family of Woodbury, Connecticut.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Henry Gould Lewis (1820-1891) — also known as Henry G. Lewis — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Cornwall, Litchfield County, Conn., September 9, 1820. Democrat. Lawyer; wheel manufacturer; railroad promoter; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1868; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1870-76, 1883-84. Died, from pneumonia, in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 25, 1891 (age 71 years, 107 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Lewis and Sarah Ann (Calhoun) Lewis; brother of John Calhoun Lewis; married, October 5, 1858, to Julia Wright Coley (died 1892); second cousin twice removed of Jonathan Brace; third cousin once removed of Thomas Kimberly Brace; fourth cousin of Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875), Levi Yale and Daniel Fiske Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of Albert Gallatin Kellogg, James Rood Doolittle, Russell Sage, George Bradley Kellogg, Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918), Levi Bacon Yale, Charles Kellogg, Robert Cleveland Usher and Charles M. Hotchkiss.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll (1789-1872) — also known as Ralph I. Ingersoll; "Young Hotspur" — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., February 8, 1789. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1820-25; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1824; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1825-33; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1830-31; U.S. Minister to Russia, 1846-48. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., August 26, 1872 (age 83 years, 200 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jonathan Ingersoll (1747-1823) and Grace (Isaacs) Ingersoll (1772-1850); brother of Charles Anthony Ingersoll; married 1814 to Margaret C. E. Van den Huevel (1790-1878); father of Colin Macrae Ingersoll and Charles Roberts Ingersoll; grandfather of George Pratt Ingersoll; first cousin once removed of Jared Ingersoll; second cousin of Charles Jared Ingersoll and Joseph Reed Ingersoll; second cousin twice removed of Charles Edward Ingersoll; third cousin once removed of Laman Ingersoll; third cousin twice removed of Ebon Clarke Ingersoll and Robert Green Ingersoll; third cousin thrice removed of Charles Phelps and John Carter Ingersoll; fourth cousin of Elijah Hunt Mills; fourth cousin once removed of Jonathan Brace, Elisha Hunt Allen, Gouverneur Morris and William Dean Kellogg.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Fessenden family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Kneeland Townsend (1849-1907) — of Connecticut. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., June 12, 1849. U.S. District Judge for Connecticut, 1892; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1902-07; died in office 1907. Died June 2, 1907 (age 57 years, 355 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Henry Baldwin Harrison (1821-1901) — also known as Henry B. Harrison — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., September 11, 1821. Member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1854; Republican candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1857; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1865, 1873, 1884; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1884; Governor of Connecticut, 1885-87; defeated (Republican), 1874. Member, Skull and Bones; Sons of the American Revolution. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., October 29, 1901 (age 80 years, 48 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Mary Elizabeth Osborne (daughter of Thomas Burr Osborne (1798-1869)).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Samuel Johnson Hitchcock (1786-1845) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Bethlehem, Litchfield County, Conn., February 4, 1786. Whig. Lawyer; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1839-42. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., August 31, 1845 (age 59 years, 208 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Hitchcock (1760-1816) and Mary (Johnson) Hitchcock; married, May 19, 1818, to Laura Coen (1798-1832); married, December 25, 1834, to Narcisa Perry (1796-1854); uncle of Orville Hitchcock Platt (1827-1905).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Henry Leavitt Ellsworth (1791-1858) — also known as Henry L. Ellsworth; "Father of the U.S. Department of Agriculture" — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., November 10, 1791. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1830; mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1835; resigned 1835; commissioner of the U.S. Patent Office, 1835-45. Died in Fair Haven, New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 28, 1858 (age 67 years, 48 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Oliver Ellsworth and Abigail (Wolcott) Ellsworth (1756-1818); married, June 22, 1813, to Nancy Allen Goodrich (1793-1847; daughter of Elizur Goodrich); married to Marietta Mariana Bartlett and Catherine Smith; great-grandnephew of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); fourth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; fourth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; first cousin twice removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; second cousin once removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin twice removed of William Pitkin; third cousin of Samuel Clesson Allen and Abijah Blodget; third cousin once removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Daniel Pitkin, Harrison Blodget, John William Allen, Elisha Hunt Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Gouverneur Morris, Henry Titus Backus, George Washington Wolcott, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third cousin twice removed of Albert Asahel Bliss (1812-?), Philemon Bliss, William Fessenden Allen, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott, Walter Harrison Blodget, Alfred Wolcott and Frederick Hobbes Allen; third cousin thrice removed of Judson H. Warner, Luther Thomas Ellsworth, Henry Augustus Wolcott, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Selden Chapin; fourth cousin of Timothy Pitkin, Gaylord Griswold, Elisha Phelps and Gideon Hard; fourth cousin once removed of Ebenezer Huntington, Hezekiah Case, Gershom Birdsey, Benjamin Hard, Oliver Owen Forward, Walter Forward, Abiel Case, Chauncey Forward, Israel Coe, Eli Coe Birdsey, Edmund Holcomb, Jairus Case, Norman A. Phelps, Anson Levi Holcomb, George Smith Catlin, John Smith Phelps, William Gleason, Jr., John Robert Graham Pitkin, Caleb Seymour Pitkin and Allen Jacob Holcomb; twin brother of William Wolcott Ellsworth.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Henry Collins Flagg (1792-1863) — also known as Henry C. Flagg — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in South Carolina, January 5, 1792. Whig. Mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1834-39; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1835. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 8, 1863 (age 71 years, 62 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Collins Flagg (1742-1801) and Rachel (Moore) Flagg (1757-1839); married, March 20, 1811, to Martha Whiting (1792-1875); second great-grandfather of Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney and William Henry Vanderbilt III (1901-1981).
      Political families: Whitney-Nye family of Massachusetts and New York; Belmont-Perry family of New York City, New York; Vanderbilt-Tuck-Pickering-Webster family; Morgenthau-Lehman family of New York City, New York; Vanderbilt-Colby-Burden-French family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Ebenezer Don Carlos Bassett (1833-1908) — also known as Ebenezer D. Bassett — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., October 16, 1833. School teacher; U.S. Minister to Haiti, 1869-77; U.S. Consul General in Port-au-Prince, as of 1874; Vice-Consul for Haiti in New York, N.Y., 1898-1908. African and Pequot Indian ancestry. First Black American to be appointed a diplomat to a foreign country. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., November 14, 1908 (age 75 years, 29 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Eliza Park (1836-1895).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Ebenezer Bassett: Christopher Teal, Hero of Hispaniola: America's First Black Diplomat, Ebenezer D. Bassett
      William Bristol (1779-1836) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., June 2, 1779. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1817; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1818; member of Connecticut state senate at-large, 1819; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1819-26; U.S. District Judge for Connecticut, 1826-36; died in office 1836; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1827-28. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 7, 1836 (age 56 years, 279 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Sarah Edwards (1780-1866).
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Roberts Ingersoll (1821-1903) — also known as Charles R. Ingersoll — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., September 16, 1821. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1856-58, 1866, 1871; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1864; Governor of Connecticut, 1873-77. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., January 25, 1903 (age 81 years, 131 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll and Margaret C. E. (Van den Huevel) Ingersoll (1790-1878); brother of Colin Macrae Ingersoll; married 1847 to Virginia Gregory (died 1898); nephew of Charles Anthony Ingersoll; uncle of George Pratt Ingersoll; grandson of Jonathan Ingersoll (1747-1823); first cousin twice removed of Jared Ingersoll; second cousin once removed of Charles Jared Ingersoll and Joseph Reed Ingersoll; third cousin once removed of Charles Edward Ingersoll; fourth cousin of Laman Ingersoll; fourth cousin once removed of Elijah Hunt Mills, Ebon Clarke Ingersoll and Robert Green Ingersoll.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Fessenden family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Pierpont Edwards (1750-1826) — of Connecticut. Born in Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass., April 8, 1750. Lawyer; served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; Delegate to Continental Congress from Connecticut, 1787-88; delegate to Connecticut convention to ratify U.S. constitution, 1788; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1789-90; U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, 1789; U.S. District Judge for Connecticut, 1806; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention, 1818. Member, Freemasons. Died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., April 5, 1826 (age 75 years, 362 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jonathan Edwards (1704-1758) and Sarah (Pierpont) Edwards (1710-1758); married to Frances Ogden (1750-1800); father of Henry Waggaman Edwards; uncle of Aaron Burr and Theodore Dwight; second great-grandson of Thomas Willett; first cousin once removed of John Davenport and James Davenport; first cousin twice removed of Theodore Davenport; first cousin four times removed of Evert Harris Kittell; first cousin six times removed of Arthur Callen Kittell, Jr.; second cousin once removed of Benjamin Tallmadge; second cousin twice removed of Charles Robert Sherman and Frederick Augustus Tallmadge; second cousin thrice removed of Charles Taylor Sherman, John Appleton, William Tecumseh Sherman, Lampson Parker Sherman, John Sherman, Joseph Pomeroy Root and Edward Williams Hooker; second cousin four times removed of Ezekiel Gilbert Stoddard, George Landon Ingraham, Charles Dunsmore Millard and Blanche M. Woodward; second cousin five times removed of Bradford R. Lansing, Daniel Phoenix Ingraham and Louis Ezekiel Stoddard; third cousin once removed of Noah Phelps and Hezekiah Case; third cousin twice removed of Parmenio Adams, Elisha Phelps, Ambrose Tuttle, Jesse Hoyt, Abiel Case, Jairus Case, George Washington Wolcott, William Dean Kellogg and Almon Case; third cousin thrice removed of Amos Pettibone, Walter Booth, Norman A. Phelps, Oliver Dwight Filley, William Warner Hoppin, John Smith Phelps, Asahel Pierson Case, Hiram Bidwell Case and Lovel Davis Parmelee; fourth cousin once removed of William Greene (1695-1758).
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Beakes-Greene-Jennings family of Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Morris Tyler (1806-1876) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1806. Boot and shoe merchant; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1863-65; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1871-73. Died October 31, 1876 (age about 70 years). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Mary Frisbie Butler.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Simeon Baldwin (1761-1851) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., December 14, 1761. U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1803-05; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1806-18; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1826-27. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., May 26, 1851 (age 89 years, 163 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ebenezer Baldwin (1710-1792) and Bethiah (Barker) Baldwin (1719-1762); married to Rebecca Sherman (daughter of Roger Sherman (1721-1793)) and Elizabeth (Sherman) Burr (daughter of Roger Sherman (1721-1793)); father of Roger Sherman Baldwin; grandfather of Simeon Eben Baldwin; great-grandfather of Edward Baldwin Whitney and Henry de Forest Baldwin; third great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; second cousin of Samuel Gager; second cousin once removed of Samuel R. Gager and Samuel Austin Gager; second cousin thrice removed of Walter Booth, George Bailey Loring, Charles Page, Ernest Harvey Woodford and Clement Phineas Kellogg; second cousin four times removed of Herman Arod Gager and Harry Andrews Gager; second cousin five times removed of George Franklin Chapin, Frederick B. Piatt, Mary Winsor, Joseph Clark Baldwin III, George Henry Augur and George Leroy Saal; third cousin of Josiah Cowles; third cousin once removed of James Doolittle Wooster and Daniel Upson; third cousin twice removed of John Charles Birdsall, Francis William Kellogg, Ausburn Birdsall and Joseph Washburn Yates; third cousin thrice removed of Jesse Hoyt, Truman Hotchkiss, George Isaac Sherwood, Charles Upson, Calvin Josiah Cowles (1821-1907), Gad Ely Upson, Christopher Columbus Upson, Andrew Seth Upson, David B. Sherwood, Austin George Nettleton, Evelyn M. Upson, Benjamin Pixley Birdsall and Frederick Washburn Yates; fourth cousin once removed of Ezra Cornell.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Noyes Darling (1782-1846) — of Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., September 19, 1782. Whig. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbridge, 1821-24, 1829; member of Connecticut state senate, 1825-27, 1830-31 (at-large 1825-27, 5th District 1830-31); mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1833-34. Died September 17, 1846 (age 63 years, 363 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Dennis Kimberly (1790-1862) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven (part now in Orange), New Haven County, Conn., October 23, 1790. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1826-29, 1832, 1835; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1831-32; director, New York and New Haven Railroad. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 15, 1862 (age 72 years, 53 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Silas Kimberly and Sarah (Smith) Kimberly.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Chauncey Jerome (1793-1868) — of Plymouth, Litchfield County, Conn.; Bristol, Hartford County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn.; Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn.; Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Canaan, Litchfield County, Conn., June 10, 1793. Whig. Clockmaker; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bristol, 1834; Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1852; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1854-55. Congregationalist. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., April 20, 1868 (age 74 years, 315 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lyman Jerome (1766-1804) and Sarah 'Sally' (Noble) Jerome (1777-1837); married, April 9, 1814, to Salome Smith (1794-1854); father of Chauncey Jerome, Jr. (1821?-1853).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Alfred Blackman (1807-1880) — of Humphreysville (now Seymour), New Haven County, Conn.; Derby, New Haven County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Newtown, Fairfield County, Conn., December 28, 1807. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1842; county judge in Connecticut, 1851; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1855; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1855-56. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., April 28, 1880 (age 72 years, 122 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel C. Blackman; married to Abby Beers (1807-1891).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Timothy Pitkin (1766-1847) — of Farmington, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Farmington, Hartford County, Conn., January 21, 1766. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1790, 1792, 1794-1805, 1819-30; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1803-05; U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1805-19 (3rd District 1805-07, at-large 1807-09, 5th District 1809-11, at-large 1811-19); delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention, 1818; member of Connecticut state senate 3rd District, 1830. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 18, 1847 (age 81 years, 331 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Timothy Pitkin (1727-1812) and Temperance (Clap) Pitkin (1732-1772); uncle of Emily Pitkin Perkins (who married Roger Sherman Baldwin); grandson of William Pitkin; third great-grandson of George Wyllys and John Haynes; first cousin thrice removed of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); second cousin once removed of Daniel Pitkin, Henry Meigs and William Whiting Boardman; second cousin twice removed of Erastus Wolcott, Oliver Wolcott, Sr., Henry Meigs, Jr., Edward Green Bradford, Joseph Pomeroy Root and Frederick Walker Pitkin; second cousin thrice removed of Chester Dorman Hubbard, Delos Fall, Edward Green Bradford II, Mabel Thorp Boardman and Benjamin Lewis Fairchild; second cousin four times removed of William Pallister Hubbard, Edward Green Bradford, Jr. and Elizabeth Bradford du Pont Bayard; second cousin five times removed of James Gillespie Blaine III, Henry Belin du Pont, Jr., Thomas Francis Bayard III and Alexis Irenee du Pont Bayard; third cousin of Enoch Woodbridge; third cousin once removed of Josiah Cowles, Moses Seymour, Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold, Frederick Wolcott, William Woodbridge, Dudley Woodbridge, Eliphalet Adams Bulkeley, Joshua Perkins and John Robert Graham Pitkin; third cousin twice removed of Frederick Enoch Woodbridge, Morgan Gardner Bulkeley, William Henry Bulkeley and Luther S. Pitkin; third cousin thrice removed of George Douglas Perkins, Clarence Horatio Pitkin, Carroll Peabody Pitkin, Caleb Seymour Pitkin, Lewis Wardlaw Haskell, Eldred C. Pitkin and Aubrey Howells Sherwood; fourth cousin of Samuel Clesson Allen, Horatio Seymour (1778-1857), Henry Seymour, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and William Wolcott Ellsworth; fourth cousin once removed of Benjamin Hard, Gideon Hard, Harrison Blodget, John William Allen, John Milton Fessenden, Elisha Hunt Allen, Origen Storrs Seymour, John Appleton (1804-1891), James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Horatio Seymour (1810-1886), George Washington Wolcott, Ensign Hosmer Kellogg, George Seymour, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, McNeil Seymour, Julius Levi Strong, Matthew Griswold, Henry William Seymour, William Sheffield Cowles and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900).
      Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Sprague family of Providence, Rhode Island; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Appleton family of Massachusetts; Beakes-Greene-Jennings family of Michigan; Shippen-Middleton family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      John Brownlee Robertson (1809-1892) — also known as John B. Robertson — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., September 14, 1809. Whig. Physician; carpet manufacturer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1840; secretary of state of Connecticut, 1847-49; postmaster at New Haven, Conn., 1849-53; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1881-82. Episcopalian. Scotch-Irish and French Huguenot ancestry. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 14, 1892 (age 82 years, 304 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Robertson (1775-1816) and Ann (Thomas) Robertson (1785-1871); married 1830 to Mary W. Denison (1810-1835); married 1838 to Mabel Maria Heaton (1817-1907); first cousin twice removed of Stephen Robinson Bell (1860-1897).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Henry Randolph Storrs (1787-1837) — of Whitestown, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn., September 3, 1787. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1817-21, 1823-31 (16th District 1817-21, 14th District 1823-31); state court judge in New York, 1825. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 28, 1837 (age 49 years, 328 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Eliza Storrs (1784-1861; who married Joseph Trumbull (1782-1861)) and William Lucius Storrs.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Upson-Dawes family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      William Whiting Boardman (1794-1871) — also known as William W. Boardman — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn., October 10, 1794. Whig. Member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1830-32; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1836-39, 1845-46, 1849, 1851; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1838-39, 1845; delegate to Whig National Convention from Connecticut, 1839 (member, Balloting Committee; speaker); U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1840-43. Died, from acute bronchitis, in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., August 27, 1871 (age 76 years, 321 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elijah Boardman and Mary Ann (Whiting) Boardman (1767-1848); married, July 28, 1857, to Lucy Hall; granduncle of Mabel Thorp Boardman; first cousin once removed of William Bostwick and Daniel Warner Bostwick; second cousin once removed of Timothy Pitkin; third cousin of Jabez Bostwick and Henry Meigs; third cousin once removed of Henry Meigs, Jr., Ezra Bostwick and Judson B. Phelps; third cousin twice removed of Daniel Chapin (1761-1821), Elias William Bostwick, Edward Everett Bostwick, Abel Arthur Bostwick, Benjamin Lewis Fairchild and Charles Francis Bostwick; fourth cousin of Eliphalet Adams Bulkeley, Henry Titus Backus and Joshua Perkins; fourth cousin once removed of Jonathan Elmer, Ebenezer Elmer, Eli Elmer, John Allen, Daniel Chapin (1791-1878), Chester William Chapin, Graham Hurd Chapin, Morgan Gardner Bulkeley and William Henry Bulkeley (1840-1902).
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Charles Anthony Ingersoll (1798-1860) — also known as Charles A. Ingersoll — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., October 19, 1798. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1827; U.S. District Judge for Connecticut, 1853-60; died in office 1860. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., February 7, 1860 (age 61 years, 111 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jonathan Ingersoll and Grace (Isaacs) Ingersoll (1772-1850); brother of Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll; married, November 5, 1839, to Henrietta Sidell; uncle of Colin Macrae Ingersoll and Charles Roberts Ingersoll; granduncle of George Pratt Ingersoll; first cousin once removed of Jared Ingersoll; second cousin of Charles Jared Ingersoll and Joseph Reed Ingersoll; second cousin twice removed of Charles Edward Ingersoll (1860-1932); third cousin once removed of Laman Ingersoll; third cousin twice removed of Ebon Clarke Ingersoll and Robert Green Ingersoll; third cousin thrice removed of Charles Phelps and John Carter Ingersoll; fourth cousin of Elijah Hunt Mills; fourth cousin once removed of Jonathan Brace, Elisha Hunt Allen, Gouverneur Morris and William Dean 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
      Colin Macrae Ingersoll (1819-1903) — also known as Colin M. Ingersoll — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 11, 1819. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1851-55; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1860, 1876; Adjutant General of Connecticut, 1867-71. Died, of pneumonia, in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., September 13, 1903 (age 84 years, 186 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll and Margaret C. E. (Van den Huevel) Ingersoll (1790-1878); brother of Charles Roberts Ingersoll; married, October 26, 1858, to Julia Harriet Pratt (died 1898; daughter of Zadock Pratt; sister of George Watson Pratt); father of George Pratt Ingersoll; nephew of Charles Anthony Ingersoll; grandson of Jonathan Ingersoll (1747-1823); first cousin twice removed of Jared Ingersoll; second cousin once removed of Charles Jared Ingersoll and Joseph Reed Ingersoll; third cousin once removed of Charles Edward Ingersoll; fourth cousin of Laman Ingersoll; fourth cousin once removed of Elijah Hunt Mills, Ebon Clarke Ingersoll and Robert Green Ingersoll.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Fessenden family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Montague Bakewell (1867-1957) — also known as Charles M. Bakewell — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., April 24, 1867. Republican. University professor; member of Connecticut state senate 8th District, 1921-24; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1932 (alternate), 1936 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee); U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1933-35; defeated, 1934. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Freemasons; Elks; American Philosophical Society. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., September 19, 1957 (age 90 years, 148 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Bakewell and Josephine Alden (Maitland) Bakewell; married, December 21, 1899, to Madeline Palmer (died 1947).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Arthur Burr (1850-1915) — also known as Joseph A. Burr — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., September 11, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; Corporation Counsel, city of Brooklyn, 1896-97; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1904-15; appointed 1904; died in office 1915; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, 1909. Presbyterian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Sons of the Revolution; Delta Kappa Epsilon. Died, in New York Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 18, 1915 (age 64 years, 219 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Arthur Burr and Harriet (Nash) Burr; married to Ella A. Dawson (1851-1916).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Silliman (1779-1864) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Stratford (now Trumbull), Fairfield County, Conn., August 8, 1779. Republican. Lawyer; chemist; university professor; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1856. Died November 24, 1864 (age 85 years, 108 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gold Selleck Silliman (1732-1790) and Mary (Fish) Silliman (1736-1818); brother of Gold Selleck Silliman (1777-1868); married, September 17, 1809, to Harriet Trumbull (daughter of Jonathan Trumbull, Jr. (1740-1809)); married 1851 to Sarah Isabella (McClellan) Webb; uncle of Benjamin Douglas Silliman; second cousin of Joseph Silliman (1756-1829); second cousin once removed of Joseph Silliman (1786?-1850); second cousin twice removed of Joseph Fitch Silliman; second cousin thrice removed of Dwight Arthur Silliman and Judson Franklin Selleck; third cousin of Abraham Davenport; third cousin once removed of Thaddeus Betts and Jonathan Stratton; third cousin twice removed of Joseph Pomeroy Root; third cousin thrice removed of Anson Foster Keeler; fourth cousin once removed of James Kilbourne, Elisha Phelps, Sturges Selleck and Alvan Kidder.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The mineral sillimanite is named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Theophilus Eaton (1590-1658) — Born in Buckinghamshire, England, 1590. Co-founder and first Governor of New Haven Colony, 1639-58. Puritan. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., January 17, 1658 (age about 67 years). Original interment and cenotaph at New Haven Green; reinterment at Grove Street Cemetery; cenotaph at Montowese Cemetery, North Haven, Conn.
      Relatives: Son of Richard Eaton and Elizabeth (Sheapheard) Eaton; married 1629 to Ann (Lloyd) Yale (1591-1658); fifth great-grandfather of David Parmalee Kelsey; sixth great-grandfather of Walter Samuel Hine (1863-1950), Arthur Eugene Parmelee, Lovel Davis Parmelee, Frank Clark Woodruff and Watson Stiles Woodruff; seventh great-grandfather of Layton Archer Kelsey and Cleon Lorenzo Parmelee.
      Political families: Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Porter-Kelsey family of Connecticut; Fessenden family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The town of Eaton, New Hampshire, is named for him.
      Epitaph: "Eaton so fam'd so wise, so just, The Phoenix of our world, here lies his dust / This name forget, N. England never must."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Chauncey Jerome, Jr. (c.1821-1853) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Bristol, Hartford County, Conn., about 1821. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1851. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., July 28, 1853 (age about 32 years). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Chauncey Jerome (1793-1868) and Salome (Smith) Jerome (1794-1854); married, May 17, 1845, to Charlotte Carline Chambers.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Arthur Burnham Woodford (1861-1946) — also known as Arthur B. Woodford — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Winsted, Winchester, Litchfield County, Conn., October 7, 1861. Republican. School headmaster; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1912. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 3, 1946 (age 85 years, 27 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Woodford (1831-1904) and Laura Clarene (Burnham) Woodford (1840-1925); married, August 19, 1885, to Margaret Cornelia Bowditch (1859-1932); first cousin four times removed of Noah Phelps; second cousin twice removed of Amos Pettibone; second cousin thrice removed of Elisha Phelps; third cousin once removed of Asahel Pierson Case and Donald Barr Chidsey; third cousin twice removed of Orsamus Cook Merrill, Timothy Merrill, Norman A. Phelps and John Smith Phelps; third cousin thrice removed of Augustus Pettibone, Hezekiah Case and Rufus Pettibone; fourth cousin of Nelson Platt Wheeler, William Egbert Wheeler and Rowland Case Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of Farrand Fassett Merrill (1814-1859), William Walter Phelps, Clarence Roland Hotchkiss and Alexander Royal Wheeler.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Louis Ezekiel Stoddard (1878-1949) — also known as Louis E. Stoddard — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., January 25, 1878. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1912, 1916. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., March 9, 1949 (age 71 years, 43 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ezekiel Gilbert Stoddard and Mary DeForest Stoddard; second cousin thrice removed of Charles Robert Sherman (1788-1829); second cousin five times removed of Pierpont Edwards and Aaron Burr; third cousin twice removed of Charles Taylor Sherman, William Tecumseh Sherman, Lampson Parker Sherman and John Sherman; fourth cousin of Blanche M. Woodward; eighth great-grandson of Thomas Welles.
      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
      Irving Clinton Jacocks, Jr. (1892-1971) — also known as Irving C. Jacocks, Jr. — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1892. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Branford; elected 1940, 1942. Died in 1971 (age about 79 years). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    New Haven Green
    New Haven, New Haven County,
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Theophilus Eaton (1590-1658) — Born in Buckinghamshire, England, 1590. Co-founder and first Governor of New Haven Colony, 1639-58. Puritan. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., January 17, 1658 (age about 67 years). Original interment and cenotaph at New Haven Green; reinterment at Grove Street Cemetery; cenotaph at Montowese Cemetery, North Haven, Conn.
      Relatives: Son of Richard Eaton and Elizabeth (Sheapheard) Eaton; married 1629 to Ann (Lloyd) Yale (1591-1658); fifth great-grandfather of David Parmalee Kelsey; sixth great-grandfather of Walter Samuel Hine (1863-1950), Arthur Eugene Parmelee, Lovel Davis Parmelee, Frank Clark Woodruff and Watson Stiles Woodruff; seventh great-grandfather of Layton Archer Kelsey and Cleon Lorenzo Parmelee.
      Political families: Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Porter-Kelsey family of Connecticut; Fessenden family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The town of Eaton, New Hampshire, is named for him.
      Epitaph: "Eaton so fam'd so wise, so just, The Phoenix of our world, here lies his dust / This name forget, N. England never must."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Bernard's Cemetery
    New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Jerome Francis Donovan (1872-1949) — also known as Jerome F. Donovan; Jeremiah F. Donovan — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Stony Creek, Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., February 1, 1872. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1901-02; defeated, 1902; U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1918-21; defeated, 1920. Died in Stony Creek, Branford, New Haven County, Conn., November 2, 1949 (age 77 years, 274 days). Interment at St. Bernard's Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Bare Plain Cemetery
    North Branford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1877
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Ellsworth Bishop Foote (1898-1977) — also known as Ellsworth B. Foote — of North Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Branford, New Haven County, Conn., January 12, 1898. Republican. Probate judge in Connecticut, 1938-46; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1947-49; defeated, 1948, 1950. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Grange. Died in Guilford, New Haven County, Conn., January 18, 1977 (age 79 years, 6 days). Interment at Bare Plain Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Charles Page Charles Page (1839-1920) — of North Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Branford, New Haven County, Conn., May 21, 1839. Republican. Clergyman; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Branford, 1874, 1901-02; member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1903-04. Congregationalist. Died in Connecticut, 1920 (age about 81 years). Interment at Bare Plain Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Page (1806-1876) and Sarah E. (Merriam) Page (1816-1887); married, April 22, 1863, to Elbertine Adelia Dudley (1841-1913); sixth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; second cousin twice removed of Nathaniel Merriam and George Henry Augur; second cousin thrice removed of Simeon Baldwin; third cousin of Ernest Harvey Woodford; third cousin once removed of Lemuel Stetson (1804-1868) and Adrial Hebard Case; third cousin twice removed of Roger Sherman Baldwin, Webster Davis Whedon and Earl Whedon; third cousin thrice removed of Josiah Cowles; fourth cousin once removed of Simeon Eben Baldwin.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Garrison-Fithian-Hires-Sayers family of New Jersey; Augur family of Connecticut; Hughes-Stuart family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Taylor's Legislative History and Souvenir (1901)


    Northford New Cemetery
    Spruce Street
    Northford, North Branford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Raymond Brock (1896-1987) — also known as C. Raymond Brock — of Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., July 20, 1896. Republican. Dairy business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hamden, 1937-42; member of Connecticut state senate 12th District, 1943-46. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Kiwanis. Died September 18, 1987 (age 91 years, 60 days). Interment at Northford New Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles W. Brock and Minnie (Hurd) Brock; married to Elfie Blakeslee (1898-1988).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Northford Old Cemetery
    Northford, North Branford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Samuel DeWitt Maltby (1852-1912) — also known as Samuel D. Maltby — of Northford, North Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Northford, North Branford, New Haven County, Conn., December 9, 1852. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Branford, 1911-12. Died in 1912 (age about 59 years). Interment at Northford Old Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles DeWitt Maltby (1822-1881) and Mary Augusta (Linsley) Maltby (1824-1895); brother of Benjamin Josiah Maltby; married, November 26, 1874, to Ellen Augusta Williams (1854-1885); grandnephew of DeGrasse Maltby; second cousin twice removed of Henry Taintor; second cousin thrice removed of John Taintor, Roger Taintor and Solomon Taintor; third cousin twice removed of John Adams Taintor, Ralph Smith Taintor and Henry G. Taintor; fourth cousin once removed of Thaddeus Betts, Bushrod Ebenezer Hoppin and Charles Newhall Taintor (1840-1920).
      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


    Montowese Cemetery
    North Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut

    Politicians who have monuments here:
      Theophilus Eaton (1590-1658) — Born in Buckinghamshire, England, 1590. Co-founder and first Governor of New Haven Colony, 1639-58. Puritan. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., January 17, 1658 (age about 67 years). Original interment and cenotaph at New Haven Green, New Haven, Conn.; reinterment at Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.; cenotaph at Montowese Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Richard Eaton and Elizabeth (Sheapheard) Eaton; married 1629 to Ann (Lloyd) Yale (1591-1658); fifth great-grandfather of David Parmalee Kelsey; sixth great-grandfather of Walter Samuel Hine (1863-1950), Arthur Eugene Parmelee, Lovel Davis Parmelee, Frank Clark Woodruff and Watson Stiles Woodruff; seventh great-grandfather of Layton Archer Kelsey and Cleon Lorenzo Parmelee.
      Political families: Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Porter-Kelsey family of Connecticut; Fessenden family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The town of Eaton, New Hampshire, is named for him.
      Epitaph: "Eaton so fam'd so wise, so just, The Phoenix of our world, here lies his dust / This name forget, N. England never must."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    New Center Cemetery
    Elm Street
    North Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Robert Nicholas Giaimo (1919-2006) — also known as Robert N. Giaimo — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn.; North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., October 15, 1919. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1959-81; defeated, 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1960, 1968 (alternate). Italian ancestry. Died, of lung ailments, in the Virginia Medical Center, Arlington, Arlington County, Va., May 24, 2006 (age 86 years, 221 days). Interment at New Center Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rosario Giaimo and Rose (Scarpulla) Giaimo; married 1945 to Marion Schuenemann.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      David Walter Patten (1862-1921) — also known as D. Walter Patten — of Clintonville, North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, 1862. Dairy farmer; real estate and insurance business; first selectman of North Haven, Connecticut, 1901-21. Died in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., 1921 (age about 59 years). Interment at New Center Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel Albert Patten (1823-1887) and Mary Belcher (Hyde) Patten (1835-1904); married to Erminie Emley (1867-1957).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Henry Blakeslee (1865-1919) — also known as John H. Blakeslee — of North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 18, 1865. Republican. Baker; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Haven, 1909-12. Died in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 6, 1919 (age 54 years, 111 days). Interment at New Center Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Zerah T. Blakeslee (1834-1910) and Anna Eliza (Tuttle) Blakeslee (1834-1914); married, November 19, 1885, to Etta Augusta Stiles (1863-1944); father of Waldo Stiles Blakeslee; great-grandson of Ambrose Tuttle; second cousin of George Newbury Blakeslee; second cousin thrice removed of Philip Frisbee; second cousin five times removed of Abraham Davenport; third cousin of Isaac Edwin Mansfield and Frank L. Stiles (1854-1922); third cousin thrice removed of James Doolittle Wooster; fourth cousin of Ernest Ransom Brockett.
      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
      Frank L. Stiles (1854-1922) — of North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 12, 1854. Republican. Brick manufacturer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Haven; elected 1902. Died in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., 1922 (age about 67 years). Interment at New Center Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Isaac Lorenzo Stiles (1819-1895) and Sophronia M. (Blakeslee) Stiles (1819-1886); married 1887 to Mary A. Dickerman; first cousin thrice removed of Luther Hotchkiss; second cousin of Isaac Edwin Mansfield (1850-1934); second cousin once removed of Waldo Stiles Blakeslee; second cousin thrice removed of Philip Frisbee; second cousin five times removed of Abraham Davenport; third cousin of John Henry Blakeslee and George Newbury Blakeslee; third cousin thrice removed of James Doolittle Wooster; fourth cousin of Orlando Scoville Hotchkiss, Cyrus Arthur Hotchkiss and Ernest Ransom Brockett.
      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
      George Newbury Blakeslee (1877-1963) — also known as George N. Blakeslee — of North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., May 4, 1877. Democrat. Farmer; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from North Haven, 1920. Died in North Haven, New Haven County, Conn., September 16, 1963 (age 86 years, 135 days). Interment at New Center Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elenora Melvina (Allen) Blakeslee (1842-1912) and Hobart Blakeslee; married to Ethel I. Redfield (1883-1974); second cousin of John Henry Blakeslee; second cousin once removed of Waldo Stiles Blakeslee; second cousin thrice removed of Philip Frisbee; second cousin five times removed of Abraham Davenport; third cousin of Isaac Edwin Mansfield and Frank L. Stiles (1854-1922); third cousin once removed of Ernest William Mansfield; third cousin thrice removed of James Doolittle Wooster; fourth cousin of Ernest Ransom Brockett; fourth cousin once removed of George Wells Beach, Orlando Scoville Hotchkiss and Cyrus Arthur Hotchkiss.
      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


    Orange Center Cemetery
    Orange, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Rogers Treat (1872-1929) — also known as Charles R. Treat — of Orange, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Orange, New Haven County, Conn., August 2, 1872. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Orange, 1917-20; member of Connecticut state senate 14th District, 1921-22; first selectman of Orange, Connecticut, 1922. Died February 12, 1929 (age 56 years, 194 days). Interment at Orange Center Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Watson Stiles Woodruff (1869-1930) — also known as Watson S. Woodruff — of Orange, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Orange, New Haven County, Conn., April 8, 1869. Republican. Seed merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Orange, 1907-08; member of Connecticut state senate 14th District, 1919-20. Died in Orange, New Haven County, Conn., September 4, 1930 (age 61 years, 149 days). Interment at Orange Center Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Stiles Denison Woodruff (1837-1906) and Elizabeth Maria (Clark) Woodruff (1839-1906); brother of Frank Clark Woodruff; married 1893 to Harriet 'Hattie' Hotchkiss (1870-1936); sixth great-grandson of Theophilus Eaton; second cousin of Walter Samuel Hine; third cousin thrice removed of Martin Keeler and Bennet Bicknell (1781-1841).
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Hatch family of Connecticut; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Fessenden family; Galloway family of Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Congregational Cemetery
    Oxford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Nathan B. Fairchild (1796-1859) — of Oxford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1796. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Oxford, 1833. Died in 1859 (age about 63 years). Interment at Congregational Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Augusta Sherman (1806-1872).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Jack's Hill Cemetery
    Jack's Hill Road
    Oxford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Aurelius Buckingham (1793-1884) — of Oxford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Oxford, New Haven County, Conn., November 30, 1793. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Oxford, 1838. Congregationalist. Died in Oxford, New Haven County, Conn., July 24, 1884 (age 90 years, 237 days). Interment at Jack's Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Esther (Norton) Buckingham (1763-1802) and Samuel Andrew Buckingham (1768-1841); married, November 30, 1819, to Laura Beecher (1794-1874); father of Philo Beecher Buckingham; third great-grandson of Robert Treat; fifth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin twice removed of Edward Taylor Buckingham; third cousin once removed of Charles M. Hotchkiss; third cousin twice removed of George Tracy Buckingham; third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Clark Baldwin III; fourth cousin of John Condit (1755-1834); fourth cousin once removed of Silas Condit, Earle Buckingham, Alanson B. Treat, David Leroy Treat and Omar William Platt.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Peter's Episcopal Cemetery
    Governor's Hill Road
    Oxford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Founded 1766
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Glover Wheeler Cable (1844-1919) — also known as Glover W. Cable — of Oxford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Oxford, New Haven County, Conn., April 2, 1844. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Oxford; elected 1906. Died in Oxford, New Haven County, Conn., November 7, 1919 (age 75 years, 219 days). Interment at St. Peter's Episcopal Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Roswell Cable (1796-1863) and Hannah (Chatfield) Cable (1798-1883); brother of Julia Elizabeth Cable (1826-1889; who married Wilson Hart Clark); married, October 13, 1869, to Sarah Jane Van Houten (1849-1870); married, November 12, 1873, to Huldah Elizabeth Hatch (1849-1930); granduncle of Alton Farrel; first cousin once removed of Philo Beecher Buckingham; second cousin once removed of Nathan Summers Beardslee (1848-1915); third cousin once removed of Truman Hotchkiss; fourth cousin of Andrew Gould Chatfield.
      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


    Southford Cemetery
    Oxford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Elisha Wheeler (c.1815-1877) — of Southbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born about 1815. Member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1863. Died January 1, 1877 (age about 62 years). Interment at Southford Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Eliza A. Leavenworth.


    Prospect Town Cemetery
    Prospect, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Elmer Wells Griswold (1861-1916) — also known as Elmer W. Griswold — of Prospect, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn., December 29, 1861. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Prospect, 1913-14. Died December 23, 1916 (age 54 years, 360 days). Interment at Prospect Town Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Justus Wells Griswold and Louisa Griswold; married to Flora Mabel Elton (1867-1942).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Augustine Cemetery
    Seymour, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      William Frederick Ablondi (1909-1981) — also known as William F. Ablondi — of Seymour, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Massachusetts, August 17, 1909. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Seymour; elected 1940. Italian ancestry. Died in Derby, New Haven County, Conn., July 2, 1981 (age 71 years, 319 days). Interment at St. Augustine Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Seymour Union Cemetery
    Seymour, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      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.
      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
      Raymond Thompson French (1864-1934) — also known as Raymond T. French — of Seymour, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Seymour, New Haven County, Conn., February 23, 1864. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state senate 17th District, 1919-20. Died February 5, 1934 (age 69 years, 347 days). Interment at Seymour Union Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Carlos French; married to Alice R. Hayden; cousin of Julia H. (Thompson) French; fourth cousin once removed of James Levi Hotchkiss (1857-1930).
      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).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Center Street Cemetery
    Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Yale (1790-1835) — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., April 20, 1790. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wallingford, 1826, 1832. Died in Yalesville, Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., November 2, 1835 (age 45 years, 196 days). Interment at Center Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Eunice (Paine) Yale (1761-1804) and Samuel Yale (1763-1810); married to Huldah Robinson; father of Charles Dwight Yale; second cousin once removed of Ira Yale; third cousin once removed of Levi Yale and Charles E. Yale; fourth cousin of Levi Bacon Yale; fourth cousin once removed of Philip Frisbee, Daniel Chapin, Charles Taylor Sherman, William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891), Lampson Parker Sherman, David Munson Osborne and John Sherman.
      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 Find-A-Grave memorial
      Almer Hall (1793-1865) — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., September 10, 1793. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wallingford, 1832, 1834. Baptist. Died January 15, 1865 (age 71 years, 127 days). Interment at Center Street Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of David Hall and Thankful Hall.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    In Memoriam Cemetery
    18 Maplewood Avenue
    Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Henry Stanley Davis (1840-1917) — also known as Charles H. S. Davis — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Goshen, Litchfield County, Conn., March 2, 1840. Democrat. Physician; author; Egyptologist; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1873, 1885-86; mayor of Meriden, Conn., 1887-88. Died in 1917 (age about 77 years). Interment at In Memoriam Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1868 to Caroline Elizabeth Harris (1850-1923).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Dwight Yale (1810-1890) — also known as Charles D. Yale — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., April 23, 1810. Member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1875, 1883-84. Died March 30, 1890 (age 79 years, 341 days). Interment at In Memoriam Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Huldah (Robinson) Yale and Charles Yale; married, December 3, 1834, to Mary Culver (1809-1888); second cousin twice removed of Ira Yale (1783-1864); third cousin twice removed of Levi Yale; fourth cousin of Charles E. Yale; fourth cousin once removed of Levi Bacon Yale.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edgar Atwater (1812-1850) — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1812. Member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1840. Died in 1850 (age about 38 years). Interment at In Memoriam Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Sarah S. Yale (1824-1900).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. John Catholic Cemetery
    Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
    John A. McGuire John Andrew McGuire (1906-1976) — also known as John A. McGuire — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., February 28, 1906. Democrat. Insurance business; Wallingford town clerk, 1934-49; Connecticut Democratic state chair, 1946; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1949-53; defeated, 1952; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1952; warden (borough president) of Wallingford, Connecticut, 1954-55; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1961-62. Died in Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., May 28, 1976 (age 70 years, 90 days). Interment at St. John Catholic Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Image source: Connecticut Register and Manual 1950
      John A. Carrozzella (1930-1998) — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn., August 19, 1930. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1968; member of Connecticut state house of representatives 81st District; elected 1970. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus. Died in Pennsylvania, September 21, 1998 (age 68 years, 33 days). Interment at St. John Catholic Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lucille (Gagliardi) Carrozzella (1898-1987) and Dr. John C. Carrozzella (1900-1966).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Location
    Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Harold Merriman Deane (1891-1929) — also known as Harold M. Deane — of Connecticut; Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., October 24, 1891. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Valparaiso, 1925-27; Montreal, 1927-29, died in office 1929. Found hanged in his apartment -- the coroner's jury was unable to decide whether his death was murder or suicide -- in Montreal, Quebec, August 28, 1929 (age 37 years, 308 days). Interment somewhere.


    Calvary Cemetery
    Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      John Joseph Smith (1904-1980) — also known as J. Joseph Smith — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn.; Prospect, New Haven County, Conn.; West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., January 25, 1904. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1935-41; resigned 1941; U.S. District Judge for Connecticut, 1941-60; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1960-71, 1960-71; took senior status 1971. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Elks; Eagles; Phi Delta Phi. Died in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., February 16, 1980 (age 76 years, 22 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Emile Smith and Margaret Loretta (Dunn) Smith; married, August 16, 1939, to Eleanor M. Murnane.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
      Edward Mascolo — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1928. Interment at Calvary Cemetery.


    New Pine Grove Cemetery
    Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Viola B. Amelung (1895-1965) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1895. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1952, 1960. Female. Died in 1965 (age about 70 years). Interment at New Pine Grove Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Riverside Cemetery
    496 Riverside Drive
    Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    George L. Lilley George Leavens Lilley (1859-1909) — also known as George L. Lilley — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Oxford, Worcester County, Mass., August 3, 1859. Republican. Meat dealer; real estate business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1901-02; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1903-09; member of Connecticut Republican State Committee, 1904-09; Governor of Connecticut, 1909; died in office 1909. Member, Union League. Died, in the Connecticut Executive Mansion, Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., April 21, 1909 (age 49 years, 261 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Leavens Lilley and Caroline W. (Adams) Lilley; married, June 17, 1884, to Anna E. H. Steele (1861-1940).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Connecticut Legislative History and Souvenir (1909)
      Charles Augustus Templeton (1871-1955) — also known as Charles A. Templeton — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn., March 3, 1871. Republican. Merchant; member of Connecticut state senate 15th District, 1919-20; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1920; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1921-23; Governor of Connecticut, 1923-25. Died August 15, 1955 (age 84 years, 165 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Cross-reference: Anson T. McCook
      See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Green Kendrick (1796-1873) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Mecklenburg County, N.C., April 1, 1796. Whig. Manufacturer; warden (borough president) of Waterbury, Connecticut, 1839-40; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1845, 1847-48, 1854, 1856, 1861, 1866, 1872; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1854, 1856; member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1846, 1864; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1851-52; candidate for Governor of Connecticut, 1852. Died in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., August 26, 1873 (age 77 years, 147 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Fox Kendrick (1764-1823) and Martha (Dinkins) Kendrick (1768-1865); married, June 12, 1823, to Anna Mariaq Leavenworth (1798-1870); father of John Kendrick; grandfather of Greene Kendrick (1851-1913); second cousin four times removed of David Muir Amacker.
      Political family: Kendrick-Amacker family.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Wheeler Goss (1893-1972) — also known as Edward W. Goss — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., April 27, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; manufacturer; member of Connecticut state senate, 1926-28; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1928, 1932; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1930-35; defeated, 1934. Protestant. Member, Freemasons. Died in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla., December 27, 1972 (age 79 years, 244 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Abbie Elizabeth Boggs (1892-1942).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Stephen Wright Kellogg (1822-1904) — also known as Stephen W. Kellogg — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn.; Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Shelburne, Franklin County, Mass., April 5, 1822. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1853; probate judge in Connecticut, 1854-60; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1856; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1860, 1868, 1876; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1869-75; defeated, 1876, 1892. Member, Skull and Bones. Died in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., January 27, 1904 (age 81 years, 297 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jacob Poole Kellogg (1793-1843) and Lucy (Wright) Kellogg (1795-1882); married, September 10, 1851, to Lucia Hosmer Andrews (1829-1915); father of Elizabeth Hosmer Kellogg (who married Irving Hall Chase); great-grandfather of Seth Chase Taft; second cousin once removed of Clement Phineas Kellogg; second cousin twice removed of George Smith Catlin; second cousin thrice removed of Aaron Kellogg; third cousin once removed of Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875), Abijah Catlin and Theron Ephron Catlin; third cousin twice removed of Jason Kellogg, Charles Kellogg (1773-1842), Orsamus Cook Merrill, Timothy Merrill and Daniel Fiske Kellogg; fourth cousin of George Bradley Kellogg and Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918); fourth cousin once removed of Luther Walter Badger, Silas Dewey Kellogg, Greene Carrier Bronson, Chester Ashley, Alvan Kellogg, Alvah Nash, John Russell Kellogg, Day Otis Kellogg, Dwight Kellogg, Albert Gallatin Kellogg, Francis William Kellogg, Ensign Hosmer Kellogg, Farrand Fassett Merrill (1814-1859), Charles Kellogg (1839-1903) and Orlo Erland Wadhams.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Berkeley Hotchkiss (1867-1936) — also known as William B. Hotchkiss — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., February 9, 1867. Republican. Hardware merchant; mayor of Waterbury, Conn., 1910-11; defeated, 1911. Died in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., February 2, 1936 (age 68 years, 358 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Catherine A. (Harper) Hotchkiss (1825-1906) and Berkeley Stevens Hotchkiss (1826-1906); married, September 4, 1904, to Harriet Eliza Fogg (1870-1936); third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Churchill Strong (1778-1844) and Ebenezer Strong.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Otis family of Connecticut; Hatch family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Greene Kendrick (1851-1913) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., May 31, 1851. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1876-78; mayor of Waterbury, Conn., 1882-84. Died September 21, 1913 (age 62 years, 113 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Kendrick and Marian (Marr) Kendrick; grandson of Green Kendrick (1796-1873).
      Political family: Kendrick-Amacker family.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Prince Elton (1865-1948) — also known as John P. Elton — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born June 30, 1865. Mayor of Waterbury, Conn., 1904. Died March 8, 1948 (age 82 years, 252 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Samuel Elton and Charlotte Augusta (Steele) Elton (1840-1899); married to Elizabeth Deborah Steele (1874-1962); grandson of John Prince Elton (1809-1864).
      Political family: Elton family of Waterbury, Connecticut.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Brown (1804-1881) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born June 16, 1804. Member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1870, 1880-81; died in office 1881; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1872. Died in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., March 3, 1881 (age 76 years, 260 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Sarah Susannah Kingsbury (1807-1841).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lewis A. Platt (1854-1919) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., May 31, 1854. Republican. Manufacturer; member of Connecticut state senate 15th District, 1911-12. Died January 21, 1919 (age 64 years, 235 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Ellen Brainard (1856-1924).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Irving Hall Chase (1858-1951) — also known as Irving H. Chase — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., May 13, 1858. Republican. Secretary and treasurer, Waterbury Clock Company; vice-president, Waterbury Manufacturing Company; president, A.S. Chase Company; secretary, Chase Rolling Mill Company; diretor, Waterbury Hotel Corporation, American Printing Company, Waterbury Buckle Company, Smith and Griggs Manufacturing Company, and Waterbury National Bank; member of Connecticut state senate 15th District, 1907-08; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1912, 1916. Died March 14, 1951 (age 92 years, 305 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Augustus Sabin Chase (1828-1896) and Martha Clark (Starkweather) Chase (1830-1906); married, February 28, 1889, to Elizabeth Hosmer Kellogg (1864-1944; daughter of Stephen Wright Kellogg); father of Eleanor Kellogg Chase (1894-1961; who married Charles Phelps Taft II); uncle of Augustus Sabin Chase (1897-1970); grandfather of Seth Chase Taft (1922-?); second cousin once removed of Marden Sabin and Joseph Spalding; second cousin twice removed of George Anson Starkweather, Samuel Starkweather and David Austin Starkweather; second cousin thrice removed of Alvah Sabin; third cousin once removed of Henry Howard Starkweather; third cousin twice removed of Henry Dodge, Daniel Chapin, Martin Olds and Nelson Appleton Miles; third cousin thrice removed of John Adams, Elijah Abel and Chauncey Fitch Cleveland; fourth cousin of Charles Henry Pendleton and Eckford Gustavus Pendleton; fourth cousin once removed of Augustus Caesar Dodge, Chauncey Brewer Sabin and Edgar Weeks.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Starkweather-Pendleton family of Preston, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Aaron Benedict (1785-1873) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., August 9, 1785. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1826, 1841; member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1858. Congregationalist. Founder and president of Benedict & Burnham Manufacturing Co., predecessor of Timex. Died February 9, 1873 (age 87 years, 184 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      James Samuel Elton (1838-1923) — also known as James S. Elton — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born November 7, 1838. Member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1882-83. Died November 10, 1923 (age 85 years, 3 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Prince Elton (1809-1864) and Olive Margaret (Hall) Elton (1816-1892); married to Charlotte Augusta Steele (1840-1899); father of John Prince Elton (1865-1948).
      Political family: Elton family of Waterbury, Connecticut.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Prince Elton (1809-1864) — also known as John P. Elton — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Watertown, Litchfield County, Conn., April 25, 1809. Brass foundry business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1840, 1848, 1850, 1862. Died in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., November 10, 1864 (age 55 years, 199 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, May 18, 1835, to Olive Margaret Hall (1816-1892); father of James Samuel Elton (1838-1923); grandfather of John Prince Elton.
      Political family: Elton family of Waterbury, Connecticut.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Augustus Sabin Chase (1828-1896) — also known as Augustus S. Chase — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Pomfret, Windham County, Conn., April 15, 1828. Manufacturer; banker; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1865. Died in Paris, France, June 7, 1896 (age 68 years, 53 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Seth Chase (1798-1893) and Eliza Hempstead (Dodge) Chase (1801-1884); married, September 9, 1854, to Martha Clark Starkweather (1830-1906); father of Irving Hall Chase; grandfather of Augustus Sabin Chase; great-grandfather of Seth Chase Taft (1922-?); second cousin of Marden Sabin and Joseph Spalding; second cousin twice removed of Alvah Sabin; third cousin once removed of Henry Dodge and Nelson Appleton Miles; third cousin twice removed of Elijah Abel and Chauncey Fitch Cleveland; third cousin thrice removed of Jedediah Sabin; fourth cousin of Augustus Caesar Dodge and Chauncey Brewer Sabin; fourth cousin once removed of William Dean Kellogg.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Starkweather-Pendleton family of Preston, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    George Wells Beach George Wells Beach (1833-1906) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Humphreysville (now Seymour), New Haven County, Conn., August 18, 1833. Postmaster; superintendent, Naugatuck Railroad, 1868-87; division superintendent, New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad, 1887-1902; director, Watertown and Waterbury Railroad; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1870-71; president, Manufacturers' National Bank. Congregationalist. Died in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., March 2, 1906 (age 72 years, 196 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Adeline (Sperry) Beach and Sharon Yale Beach (1809-1899); married 1855 to Sarah Upson (1836-1882); married, April 2, 1883, to Sarah Ann (Steele) Blackall (1836-1909); fourth cousin once removed of Ernest Ransom Brockett (1864-1945) and George Newbury Blakeslee.
      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
      Image source: Men of Mark in Connecticut (1908)


    St. Joseph's Cemetery
    Hamilton Avenue
    Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Edward Daniel Bergin, Sr. (d. 1971) — also known as Edward D. Bergin, Sr. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Mayor of Waterbury, Conn., 1955-57, 1959-63, 1969-71; died in office 1971. Died in 1971. Interment at St. Joseph's Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Edward Daniel Bergin, Jr. (1943-).
    Winifred McDonald Winifred McDonald (1888-1976) — also known as Winifred Genevieve Weis — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., June 8, 1888. Democrat. School teacher; member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1940, 1950; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1948; secretary of state of Connecticut, 1949-51. Female. Catholic. Died February 23, 1976 (age 87 years, 260 days). Interment at St. Joseph's Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Charles X. Weis and Mary (McGuiness) Weis; married 1912 to Edward J. McDonald.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Connecticut Register and Manual 1950


    St. Lawrence Cemetery
    West Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Biagio DiLieto (1922-1999) — also known as Ben DiLieto — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born November 25, 1922. Democrat. Police chief; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1980-89; defeated in primary, 1977. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Died of lung and bladder cancer, at Connecticut Hospice, Branford, New Haven County, Conn., November 8, 1999 (age 76 years, 348 days). Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      James Andrew Shanley (1896-1965) — also known as James A. Shanley — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., April 1, 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; school teacher; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1935-43; defeated, 1930, 1942; probate judge in Connecticut, 1950-65; died in office 1965. Catholic. Member, Elks; Eagles; Knights of Columbus. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., April 4, 1965 (age 69 years, 3 days). Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Patrick Brett O'Sullivan (1887-1978) — also known as Patrick B. O'Sullivan — of Derby, New Haven County, Conn.; Orange, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Derby, New Haven County, Conn., August 11, 1887. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate, 1917; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 1923-25; defeated, 1924; Connecticut Democratic state chair, 1930; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1931-50; justice of Connecticut state supreme court, 1950-57; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention 3rd District, 1965. Catholic. Member, Phi Delta Phi. Died in Orange, New Haven County, Conn., November 10, 1978 (age 91 years, 91 days). Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Jefferson O'Sullivan and Margaret (Brett) O'Sullivan; married 1913 to Marguerite Lawton.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Albert William Cretella (1897-1979) — also known as Albert W. Cretella — of North Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., April 22, 1897. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Haven, 1947-51; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1953-59; defeated, 1958, 1960. Member, American Legion; Eagles. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., May 24, 1979 (age 82 years, 32 days). Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      James Protus Pigott (1852-1919) — also known as James P. Pigott — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., September 11, 1852. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1885-86; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1888 (speaker), 1900; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1893-95; defeated, 1894. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 1, 1919 (age 66 years, 293 days). Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.
      Relatives: Uncle of William Pigott Cronan (1879-1929).
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      James Patrick Geelan (1901-1982) — also known as James P. Geelan — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., August 11, 1901. Democrat. Retail manager; Vice-president, New Haven Central Labor Council; insurance broker; member of Connecticut state senate 8th District, 1939-44; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1945-47; defeated, 1946; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1948, 1956; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention 3rd District, 1965. Member, American Arbitration Association; Knights of Columbus; Eagles. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., August 10, 1982 (age 80 years, 364 days). Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Edward Geelan and Mary Agnes (McDonnell) Geelan; married, October 9, 1933, to Elizabeth Marie Doll.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Harold M. Mulvey (1914-2000) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 5, 1914. Democrat. Lawyer; Connecticut state attorney general, 1963-67; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1968-84. Member, American Bar Association. Presided over the trial of Black Panther leader Bobby Seale. Died, of cancer, at Whitney Center Convalescent Home, Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., February 27, 2000 (age 85 years, 84 days). Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.
      Frank T. Kenna (1874-1947) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., June 22, 1874. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1911-12. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 16, 1947 (age 73 years, 177 days). Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Mortimer Kenna (1840-1919) and Ellen A. (Leahy) Kenna (1844-1911); married, October 6, 1908, to Vertie May Kinney (1882-1974).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Francisco Amato (1893-1986) — also known as Frank Amato — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born October 1, 1893. Democrat. Member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1940. Died August 26, 1986 (age 92 years, 329 days). Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery.


    Edgewood Cemetery
    Wolcott, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Evelyn M. Upson (1852-1918) — of Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn., May 7, 1852. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wolcott, 1887-88, 1891-94, 1901-02, 1907-08. Died in Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn., June 19, 1918 (age 66 years, 43 days). Interment at Edgewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Miles S. Upson (1820-1885) and Mary Asenath (Hough) Upson (1822-1887); married to Elsie Selina Lane (1856-1906); first cousin thrice removed of Josiah Cowles; second cousin of Andrew Seth Upson; second cousin twice removed of Daniel Upson; third cousin of Charles Upson, Gad Ely Upson and Christopher Columbus Upson; third cousin twice removed of Henry Champion, Epaphroditus Champion and Daniel Chapin; third cousin thrice removed of Simeon Baldwin; fourth cousin of Calvin Josiah Cowles (1821-1907); fourth cousin once removed of Graham Hurd Chapin, George Seymour and Charles Holden Cowles.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Luther Hotchkiss (1778-1863) — of Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn., December 19, 1778. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wolcott, 1831. Died in Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn., April 14, 1863 (age 84 years, 116 days). Interment at Edgewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Wait Hotchkiss (1733-1799) and Deborah (Alcox) Hotchkiss (1741-1831); married, November 24, 1800, to Ann Hall (1781-1864); first cousin thrice removed of Frank L. Stiles; third cousin once removed of Elisha Hotchkiss and Elisha Hotchkiss, Jr.; third cousin twice removed of William Judson Clark, Charles Hull Clark, Edwin P. Hotchkiss, Charles M. Hotchkiss and Henry DeWitt Hotchkiss; third cousin thrice removed of Daniel Frederick Webster and Daniel Dodge Frisbie; fourth cousin once removed of Ambrose Tuttle, Gideon Hotchkiss, Truman Hotchkiss, Asahel Augustus Hotchkiss, Harrison Blodget, Julius Hotchkiss, Giles Waldo Hotchkiss and William Henry Barnum (1818-1889).
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Pitman family of Bartlett, New Hampshire (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


    East Side Burying Ground
    Woodbridge, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Truman Hotchkiss (c.1797-1842) — of Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., about 1797. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbridge, 1830. Died in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., May 28, 1842 (age about 45 years). Interment at East Side Burying Ground.
      Relatives: Son of John Hotchkiss (c.1775-1842) and Betsey (Riggs) Hotchkiss (1775-1842); married, April 3, 1823, to Emily Lines (c.1797-1841); married to Lydia C. Beecher (1808-1852); sixth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; third cousin once removed of Andrew Gould Chatfield, Glover Wheeler Cable, Orlando Scoville Hotchkiss and Cyrus Arthur Hotchkiss; third cousin twice removed of Nathan Summers Beardslee; third cousin thrice removed of Josiah Cowles, John Alsop, Simeon Baldwin (1761-1851), James Doolittle Wooster and Alton Farrel; fourth cousin of Harrison Blodget; fourth cousin once removed of Luther Hotchkiss, Constant Webb Chatfield and Walter Harrison Blodget.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut; Cornell family of New York; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Baldwin-Yates-Adams family of Maine; Augur family of Connecticut; Adams-Baldwin-Otis family of Boston, Massachusetts; Hendricks family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Pierson Augur (1849-1932) — also known as Charles P. Augur — of Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., November 2, 1849. Democrat. Farmer; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbridge, 1910. Member, Grange. Died in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., October 29, 1932 (age 82 years, 362 days). Interment at East Side Burying Ground.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel Clifford Augur (1807-1890) and Delia Adeline (Middlebrook) Augur (1807-1864); married to Isabella Murray Allen (1852-1914); third cousin of Edwin Prosper Augur, Alfred Henry Augur and Charles Parmelee Augur (1857-1919); third cousin thrice removed of Charles Arnold; fourth cousin once removed of Arthur Newton Holden, Rollin Usher Tyler and George Henry Augur.
      Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Augur family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Milford Side Cemetery
    Woodbridge, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Clarence F. Baldwin (1900-1980) — also known as "Cappy" — of Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., November 27, 1900. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbridge, 1933-36, 1939-40; member of Connecticut state senate 14th District, 1941-42; Connecticut Republican state chair, 1949-58; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1952, 1956 (member, Credentials Committee); member of Republican National Committee from Connecticut, 1952; Connecticut state auditor, 1958-67. Died in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., February 2, 1980 (age 79 years, 67 days). Interment at Milford Side Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      James J. Baldwin (1796-1890) — of Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., October, 1796. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbridge, 1840. Died in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., November 30, 1890 (age 94 years, 0 days). Interment at Milford Side Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Northwest Cemetery
    Woodbridge, New Haven County, Connecticut
    Politicians buried here:
      Harley D. Hotchkiss (1861-1934) — of Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Bethany, New Haven County, Conn., 1861. Democrat. Farmer; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbridge, 1920, 1926. Died in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., 1934 (age about 73 years). Interment at Northwest Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Andrew T. Hotchkiss and Belinda Catherine (Buckingham) Hotchkiss; married, December 17, 1881, to Alice Josephine Chatfield (1859-1883); married to Eliza M. Palmer; third cousin once removed of Gideon Hotchkiss, Asahel Augustus Hotchkiss, Julius Hotchkiss and Giles Waldo Hotchkiss; third cousin thrice removed of Philip Frisbee; fourth cousin of Hobart L. Hotchkiss (1849-?).
      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


    Woodbridge East Side Burying Ground
    Pease Road
    Woodbridge, New Haven County, Connecticut
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Arthur H. Doolittle (1871-1953) — of Bethany, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn., August, 1871. Democrat. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethany, 1899-1900, 1911-14; defeated, 1916. Died in Bethany, New Haven County, Conn., January 28, 1953 (age 81 years, 0 days). Interment at Woodbridge East Side Burying Ground.
      Relatives: Son of Josie E. (Bishop) Doolittle (1851-1873) and Andrew J. Doolittle (1857-1914); married to Louise S. Doolittle (1888-1979); fourth cousin once removed of Gideon Hotchkiss, Asahel Augustus Hotchkiss, Julius Hotchkiss (1810-1878) and Giles Waldo Hotchkiss.
      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


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