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Pinellas County
Florida

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Pinellas County

Index to Locations

  • Clearwater Unknown location
  • Clearwater Clearwater Municipal Cemetery
  • Clearwater Roselawn Cemetery
  • Clearwater Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park
  • North Bay Pines Bay Pines National Cemetery
  • St. Petersburg Memorial Park
  • St. Petersburg Royal Palm South Cemetery
  • St. Petersburg Woodlawn Memory Gardens
  • Tarpon Springs Cycadia Cemetery


    Unknown Location
    Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida
    Politicians buried here:
      Abby Crawford Milton (1882-1991) — also known as Abby Crawford; Mrs. George Fort Milton, Sr. — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn.; Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Georgia, February 6, 1882. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1924, 1936 (alternate). Female. Member, League of Women Voters. Advocate for women's voting rights; as a lobbyist helped persuade the Tennessee legislature to ratify the 19th Amendment. Died, in a nursing home at Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla., May 2, 1991 (age 109 years, 85 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Married 1904 to George Fort Milton (1869-1924).


    Clearwater Municipal Cemetery
    1300 South Myrtle Avenue
    Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Steven Beckwith Ayres (1861-1929) — also known as Steven B. Ayres — of New York. Born in Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa, October 27, 1861. Newspaper editor; real estate business; advertising business; U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1911-13; defeated (Progressive), 1914. Member, Psi Upsilon. Died, in Park West Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., June 1, 1929 (age 67 years, 217 days). Interment at Clearwater Municipal Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Stephen Ayres and Artemisia (Dunlap) Ayres.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Lester Avery (1853-1925) — also known as William L. Avery — of Lee, Berkshire County, Mass.; Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont.; Miles City, Custer County, Mont. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 17, 1853. Shipmaster; express agent; U.S. Consul in Belize City, 1898-1921. Died in 1925 (age about 72 years). Interment at Clearwater Municipal Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Roselawn Cemetery
    Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida
    Politicians buried here:
      Holly Eugene Hubbell (1893-1969) — also known as Holly E. Hubbell — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Hemlock, Saginaw County, Mich., March 31, 1893. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Saginaw County 2nd District, 1951-60; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Saginaw County 2nd District, 1961. Methodist. Member, Grange; Farm Bureau. Died in Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla., December 27, 1969 (age 76 years, 271 days). Interment at Roselawn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, May 29, 1918, to Christine McNabb.


    Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park
    Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida
    Politicians buried here:
      Dante Bruno Fascell (1917-1998) — also known as Dante B. Fascell — of Coral Gables, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla.; Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla.; Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Bridgehampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., March 9, 1917. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Florida state house of representatives, 1951-54; U.S. Representative from Florida, 1955-93 (4th District 1955-67, 12th District 1967-73, 15th District 1973-83, 19th District 1983-93); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1956 (delegation vice-chair), 1968 (alternate). Italian ancestry. Member, American Legion; Lions; American Bar Association; Council on Foreign Relations; Military Order of the World Wars; Jaycees; Kappa Sigma. Received Presidential Medal of Freedom, 1998. Died, of colon cancer, in Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla., November 28, 1998 (age 81 years, 264 days). Interment at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park.
      Relatives: Son of Charles A. Fascell and Mary (Gullotti) Fascell; married, September 19, 1941, to Jean-Marie Pelot.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
      Albert Lee Reeves (1873-1971) — also known as Albert L. Reeves; Alburdah Lee Reeves — of Steelville, Crawford County, Mo.; Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo.; Dunedin, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Steelville, Crawford County, Mo., December 21, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Crawford County, 1901-02; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1918; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Missouri, 1923-54; took senior status 1954; senior judge, 1954-71. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; Order of the Coif; Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Died, in Morton F. Plant Hospital, Dunedin, Pinellas County, Fla., March 24, 1971 (age 97 years, 93 days). Interment at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Franklin Reeves and Margaret Ellen (Isgrig) Reeves; married, September 26, 1900, to Martha Lucinda 'Mattie' Ferguson (1875-1911); married, March 10, 1913, to Blanche Ferguson (1878-1951); married to Mabel Irene Finley (1894-1975); father of Albert Lee Reeves, Jr. (1906-1987).
      See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Chester Bartow McMullen (1902-1953) — also known as Chester B. McMullen — of Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Florida, 1902. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Florida 1st District, 1951-53; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1952. Died in 1953 (age about 51 years). Interment at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Courtney Warren Campbell (1895-1971) — also known as Courtney W. Campbell — of Florida. Born in Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo., April 29, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; business executive; citrus grower; U.S. Representative from Florida 1st District, 1953-55; defeated, 1954. Christian. Member, Rotary; Freemasons; Shriners; Beta Theta Pi. Died in Dunedin, Pinellas County, Fla., December 22, 1971 (age 76 years, 237 days). Interment at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas C. Campbell and Ellen (Minor) Campbell; married 1933 to Henrietta Hisgen.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Bay Pines National Cemetery
    10,000 Bay Pines Boulevard
    North Bay Pines, Pinellas County, Florida
    Politicians buried here:
      James N. Callahan (1932-2007) — of Mt. Morris, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Flint, Genesee County, Mich., January 9, 1932. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; mayor of Mt. Morris, Mich.; member of Michigan state house of representatives 83rd District, 1967-70; defeated in primary, 1964; candidate for Michigan state senate 25th District, 1970. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus. Died, in Northside Hospital, St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla., October 6, 2007 (age 75 years, 270 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Bay Pines National Cemetery.


    Memorial Park
    St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida
    Politicians buried here:
      Carl Henry Bloom (1884-1974) — also known as C. Henry Bloom — of Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill. Born in Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill., May 4, 1884. Mayor of Rockford, Ill., 1933-37, 1941-53. Died March 21, 1974 (age 89 years, 321 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Memorial Park.


    Royal Palm South Cemetery
    101 55th Street South
    St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida
    Founded 1921
    Politicians buried here:
      Paul Arnold (1893-1973) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Neckerwestheim, Wurttemberg, Germany, June 29, 1893. Republican. Naturalized U.S. citizen; merchant; building contractor; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1932, 1936; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1944, 1948, 1950, 1952. German ancestry. Died in February, 1973 (age 79 years, 0 days). Interment at Royal Palm South Cemetery.


    Woodlawn Memory Gardens
    St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida
    Politicians buried here:
      William Cato Cramer (1922-2003) — also known as William C. Cramer; Bill Cramer; "Mr. Republican" — of St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla.; Tarpon Springs, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Denver, Colo., August 4, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; member of Florida state legislature, 1950-52; U.S. Representative from Florida, 1955-71 (1st District 1955-63, 12th District 1963-67, 8th District 1967-71); defeated, 1952; first Republican congressman from Florida since Reconstruction; delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1956, 1960, 1972; member of Republican National Committee from Florida, 1964-68; candidate for U.S. Senator from Florida, 1970; Presidential Elector for Florida, 1972. Methodist. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Amvets; Elks; Moose; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Shriners; Order of Ahepa. Died, from complications of a heart attack, in South Pasadena, Pinellas County, Fla., October 18, 2003 (age 81 years, 75 days). Interment at Woodlawn Memory Gardens.
      Relatives: Son of Walter B. Cramer (1893-1979) and Doreen E. Cramer (1899-1965).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Gertrude Taft McGeorge (1893-1995) — also known as Pauline Gertrude Taft; "Billie" — of St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Newport News, Va., August 20, 1893. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1956. Female. Died in Altamonte Springs, Seminole County, Fla., June 8, 1995 (age 101 years, 292 days). Interment at Woodlawn Memory Gardens.
      Relatives: Daughter of Edward Solomon Taft (1854-1925) and Mary Bell (Wood) Taft (1867-1963); married to Harold McGeorge (1876-1968).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Cycadia Cemetery
    1021 East Tarpon Avenue
    Tarpon Springs, Pinellas County, Florida
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Anson Peacely Killen Safford (1830-1891) — also known as A. P. K. Safford; "The Little Governor"; "Father of Arizona Public Schools" — of California; Humboldt County, Nev.; Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Born in Hyde Park, Lamoille County, Vt., February 14, 1830. Republican. Member of California state assembly 17th District, 1857-59; Governor of Arizona Territory, 1869-77; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona Territory, 1880. Died in Tarpon Springs, Pinellas County, Fla., December 15, 1891 (age 61 years, 304 days). Interment at Cycadia Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Warren Safford (1775-1848) and Diantha (Little) Safford; married, July 24, 1869, to Jennie L. Tracy; married, December 12, 1878, to Marguerite F. Grijalva (1859-1880); married, September 10, 1881, to Soledad Bonillas (1860-1931); first cousin once removed of Ephraim Safford; second cousin of John Jay Walbridge, James Safford and David Safford Walbridge; second cousin once removed of Robert Crawford Safford; second cousin twice removed of Cyrus Packard Walbridge and Edward L. Safford (1888-1972).
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The World War II Liberty ship SS Anson P.K. Safford (built 1943, scrapped 1965) was named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Wallace Kingsbury (1828-1892) — also known as W. W. Kingsbury — of Minnesota. Born in Towanda, Bradford County, Pa., June 4, 1828. Member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 5th District, 1857; delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention 5th District, 1857; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Minnesota Territory, 1857-58. Died April 17, 1892 (age 63 years, 318 days). Interment at Cycadia Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record


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