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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Honolulu County

Index to Locations

  • Honolulu, Island of Oahu Unknown location
  • Honolulu, Island of Oahu Catholic Cemetery
  • Honolulu, Island of Oahu Diamond Head Memorial Park
  • Honolulu, Island of Oahu Kawaiaho Church Cemetery
  • Honolulu, Island of Oahu National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
  • Honolulu, Island of Oahu Oahu Cemetery
  • Honolulu, Island of Oahu Royal Mausoleum
  • Kaneohe, Island of Oahu Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery
  • Kaneohe, Island of Oahu St. Ann's Church Cemetery


    Unknown Location
    Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
    Politicians buried here:
      Alfred L. Castle (d. 1972) — of Hawaii. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1916. Died in 1972. Interment somewhere.


    Catholic Cemetery
    Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
    Politicians buried here:
      Robert William Wilcox (1855-1903) — also known as Robert W. Wilcox — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Kahalu, Honuaula, Island of Maui, Maui County, Hawaii, February 15, 1855. Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1900-03. Leader of the Hawaiian revolution of 1889; tried for treason, but acquitted by a jury. Was involved in the rebellion of 1895 and subsequently court-martialed, found guilty, and sentenced to death; the sentence was later commuted to 35 years; pardoned by the Hawaiian president in 1898. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, October 23, 1903 (age 48 years, 250 days). Interment at Catholic Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Diamond Head Memorial Park
    Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles James McCarthy (1861-1929) — of Hawaii. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 4, 1861. Member of Hawaii territorial senate, 1907-12; treasurer of Hawaii Territory, 1914-18; Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1918-21. Catholic. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, November 26, 1929 (age 68 years, 114 days). Interment at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
      William Paul Jarrett (1877-1929) — also known as William P. Jarrett — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, August 22, 1877. Democrat. Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1923-27; defeated, 1926. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, November 10, 1929 (age 52 years, 80 days). Interment at Diamond Head Memorial Park.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Kawaiaho Church Cemetery
    Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
    Politicians buried here:
      Sanford Ballard Dole (1844-1926) — also known as Sanford B. Dole — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Punahou, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, April 23, 1844. Lawyer; President of the Hawaii Republic, 1893-98; Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1900-03; U.S. District Judge for Hawaii, 1903-15. Congregationalist. Died, after a series of strokes, in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, June 9, 1926 (age 82 years, 47 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Kawaiaho Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel Dole and Emily (Ballard) Dole; married to Anna P. Cate.
      See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Clarence Hyde Cooke (1876-1944) — also known as Clarence H. Cooke — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, April 17, 1876. Republican. Banker; president or vice-president of plantation and sugar companies; member of Hawaii territorial House of Representatives, 1912-28; Speaker of Hawaii Territory House of Representatives, 1923-24, 1927-28; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1924 (member, Resolutions Committee). Congregationalist. Died August 23, 1944 (age 68 years, 128 days). Interment at Kawaiaho Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles M. Cooke and Anna Charlotte (Rice) Cooke (1853-1934); married, August 11, 1898, to Lily Love (1877-1933).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Richards Castle (1849-1935) — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, March 19, 1849. Republican. Lawyer; Attorney-General, Kingdom of Hawaii, 1876; member Hawaiian legislature, 1878, 1886-88; president and attorney, Honolulu Gas Co., Ltd. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association. Died June 5, 1935 (age 86 years, 78 days). Interment at Kawaiaho Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Northrup Castle (1808-1894) and Mary Ann (Tenney) Castle (born 1819); married, October 12, 1875, to Ida Beatrice Lowrey (1854-1926); father of William Richards Castle, Jr.; second cousin twice removed of Asa Tenney (1759-1831); third cousin once removed of Abner Bailey White Tenney and Horace Addison Tenney; third cousin thrice removed of Samuel Tenney; fourth cousin of Asa Wentworth Tenney.
      Political family: Tenney family.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
    Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
    Founded 1948

    Politicians buried here:
      John Moore Allison (1905-1978) — also known as John M. Allison — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.; Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Holton, Jackson County, Kan., April 7, 1905. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Kobe, as of 1932; U.S. Consul in Tsinan, as of 1938; U.S. Ambassador to Japan, 1953-57; Indonesia, 1957-58; Czechoslovakia, 1958-60. Member, Acacia. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, October 28, 1978 (age 73 years, 204 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      Relatives: Married, June 28, 1933, to Marie-Jeanne Brooks.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Spark Masayuki Matsunaga (1916-1990) — also known as Spark M. Matsunaga — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Kukuiula, Island of Kauai, Kauai County, Hawaii, October 8, 1916. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member of Hawaii territorial House of Representatives, 1954-59; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii, 1959; U.S. Representative from Hawaii, 1963-77 (at-large 1963-71, 1st District 1971-77); U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1977-90; died in office 1990; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1980. Episcopalian. Japanese ancestry. Member, Disabled American Veterans; Lions; American Bar Association; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died in Toronto, Ontario, April 15, 1990 (age 73 years, 189 days). Cremated; ashes interred at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      Relatives: Son of Kingoro Matsunaga and Chiyono (Fukushima) Matsunaga; married, August 6, 1948, to Helene Hatsumi Tokunaga.
      Cross-reference: Ed Case
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Books about Spark M. Matsunaga: Richard Halloran, Sparky : Warrior, Peacemaker, Poet, Patriot : A Portrait of Senator Spark M. Matsunaga
      Daniel Kahikina Akaka (1924-2018) — also known as Daniel K. Akaka — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, September 11, 1924. Democrat. School teacher and principal; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii, 1974; U.S. Representative from Hawaii 2nd District, 1977-90; resigned 1990; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1980, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1990-; appointed 1990. Congregationalist. Hawaiian and Chinese ancestry. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, April 6, 2018 (age 93 years, 207 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      Relatives: Son of Kahikina Akaka and Annie (Kahoa) Akaka; married 1948 to Mary Mildred Chong.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      William Francis Quinn (1919-2006) — also known as William Quinn — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., July 13, 1919. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; candidate for Hawaii territorial senate, 1956; Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1957-59; Governor of Hawaii, 1959-62; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 1960; president, Dole Pineapple Company, 1965-72; Presidential Elector for Hawaii, 1972; candidate for U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1976. Catholic. Died, two months after breaking his hip in a fall, in Kahala Nui retirement community, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, August 28, 2006 (age 87 years, 46 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Quinn and Elizabeth Quinn; married to Nancy Ellen Witbeck.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      John Anthony Burns (1909-1975) — also known as John A. Burns — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Fort Assinniboine, Hill County, Mont., March 30, 1909. Democrat. Police officer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1952, 1956; Hawaii Territory Democratic Party chair, 1952-56; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1957-59; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1960, 1964; Governor of Hawaii, 1962-74; defeated, 1959. Catholic. Member, Lions. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, April 5, 1975 (age 66 years, 6 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      Relatives: Son of Harry J. Burns and Anne (Scally) Burns; married, June 8, 1931, to Beatrice Majors Van Vleet.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      Samuel Wilder King (1886-1959) — also known as Samuel W. King — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, December 17, 1886. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1935-43; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1936 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1940 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business; member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1948, 1952 (member, Credentials Committee), 1956; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; delegate to Hawaii state constitutional convention, 1950; Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1953-57; member of Hawaii territorial House of Representatives, 1958. Episcopalian. Died of a heart attack in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, March 24, 1959 (age 72 years, 97 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Louis B. Blissard (1913-1998) — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Port Norris, Cumberland County, N.J., July 15, 1913. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; lawyer; real estate developer; U.S. Attorney for Hawaii, 1954-61. Protestant. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Jesters; Phi Delta Phi. Died May 12, 1998 (age 84 years, 301 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      Relatives: Son of David Corson Blissard and Bertha Mae (Haines) Blissard; married, July 15, 1945, to Frances E. Morgan.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Tadao Beppu (1919-1993) — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Island of Maui, Maui County, Hawaii, March 26, 1919. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Hawaii territorial House of Representatives, 1958; member of Hawaii state house of representatives, 1959-; Speaker of the Hawaii State House of Representatives, 1967-; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1960. Japanese ancestry. Member, Disabled American Veterans; Purple Heart. Died July 22, 1993 (age 74 years, 118 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Garner Anthony (1899-1982) — also known as Joseph G. Anthony — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., December 19, 1899. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Hawaii territory attorney general, 1942-43; delegate to Hawaii state constitutional convention, 1950. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association. Died October 31, 1982 (age 82 years, 316 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Howard Anthony and Rachel Edith (Humphreys) Anthony; married, June 29, 1926, to Dorothy McClaren.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Adrial Hebard Case (1892-1966) — also known as A. Hebard Case — of Lihue, Island of Kauai, Kauai County, Hawaii. Born in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan., November 20, 1892. Republican. Chemist for a sugar plantation; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1936. Died in Lihue, Island of Kauai, Kauai County, Hawaii, May 16, 1966 (age 73 years, 177 days). Interment at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel Hebard Case (1864-1946) and Katherine May (Merriam) Case (1867-1952); married, February 17, 1919, to Elizabeth McConnell (1896-1919); second cousin thrice removed of Nathaniel Merriam; third cousin once removed of Charles Page (1839-1920).
      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
    Other politicians who have monuments here:
      Suggett Louis Edwards (1906-1944) — also known as Suggett L. Edwards — of Mexico, Audrain County, Mo. Born in Callaway County, Mo., July 23, 1906. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1937-40; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II. Killed in a B-29 bomber crash, Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, December 13, 1944 (age 38 years, 143 days). Cenotaph at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
      Relatives: Son of Isham Lewis Edwards (1874-1947) and Janette Edwards.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Oahu Cemetery
    (formerly Nuuanu Cemetery)
    2162 Nuuanu Ave.
    Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
    Politicians buried here:
      Hiram Leong Fong (1906-2004) — also known as Hiram L. Fong; Yao Leong Fong — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, October 15, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; law partner of Herbert Y. C. Choy; member of Hawaii territorial House of Representatives, 1939-54; Speaker of Hawaii Territory House of Representatives, 1949-54; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1956 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1959-77; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 1960, 1964 (delegation chair), 1972 (delegation chair). Congregationalist. Chinese ancestry. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Lions. Died in Kahaluu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, August 18, 2004 (age 97 years, 308 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Oren Ethelbirt Long (1889-1965) — also known as Oren E. Long — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Altoona, Wilson County, Kan., March 4, 1889. Democrat. Secretary of Hawaii Territory, 1946-51; Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1951-55; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1952; member of Hawaii territorial senate, 1956-59; U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1959-63; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1960. Disciples of Christ. Member, Freemasons; Lions. Died, following an attack of asthmatic bronchitis, in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, May 6, 1965 (age 76 years, 63 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Riley Long and Malissa Jeanette (Johnson) Long; married, June 28, 1917, to Geneva Rule.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Ingram Macklin Stainback (1883-1961) — also known as Ingram M. Stainback — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Somerville, Fayette County, Tenn., May 12, 1883. Democrat. Hawaii territory attorney general, 1914-17; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1924 (alternate), 1932 (alternate), 1944; U.S. Attorney for Hawaii, 1934-40; U.S. District Judge for Hawaii, 1940-42; Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1942-51; justice of Hawaii territorial supreme court, 1951. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, April 12, 1961 (age 77 years, 335 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      Wallace Rider Farrington (1871-1933) — of Hawaii. Born in Orono, Penobscot County, Maine, May 3, 1871. Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1921-29. Congregationalist. Died of heart disease in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, October 6, 1933 (age 62 years, 156 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Rider Farrington (1830-1897) and Ellen Elizabeth (Holyoke) Farrington (1835-1895); married, October 26, 1896, to Catharine McAlpine Crane (1870-1953); father of Joseph Rider Farrington (1897-1954); second cousin of Edward Silsby Farrington.
      Political family: Farrington family of Honolulu, Hawaii.
      Farrington High School, in Honolulu, Hawaii, is named for him.  — Farrington Street and Farrington Highway, in Honolulu, Hawaii, are named for him.  — Farrington Hall auditorium (built 1930, demolished in the 1970s), at the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, was named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Neal Shaw Blaisdell (1902-1975) — also known as Neal S. Blaisdell — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, November 6, 1902. Republican. School teacher; member of Hawaii territorial House of Representatives, 1944-46; member of Hawaii territorial senate, 1946-50; mayor of Honolulu, Hawaii, 1955-69. Died, from a probable brain hemorrhage, in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, November 5, 1975 (age 72 years, 364 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Wallace Blaisdell and Malia K. (Merseberg) Blaisdell; married, October 23, 1926, to Lucy Thurston.
      The Neal S. Blaisdell Convention Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, is named for him.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lawrence McCully Judd (1887-1968) — also known as Lawrence M. Judd — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, March 20, 1887. Republican. Member of Hawaii territorial senate 3rd District, 1920-24, 1926-28; Governor of Hawaii Territory, 1929-34; Governor of American Samoa, 1953. Episcopalian. Member, Phi Kappa Psi; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, October 4, 1968 (age 81 years, 198 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Albert Francis Judd and Agnes Hall (Boyd) Judd; married, March 6, 1909, to Florence Bell Hackett.
      See also Wikipedia article — Internet Movie Database profile
      Horace Worth Vaughan (1867-1922) — also known as Horace W. Vaughan — of Texas. Born in Marion County, Tex., December 2, 1867. Democrat. Member of Texas state senate, 1911-13; U.S. Representative from Texas 1st District, 1913-15; U.S. Attorney for Hawaii, 1915-16; Judge of U.S. District Court, 1916-22. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, November 10, 1922 (age 54 years, 343 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Barker Lymer (1882-1939) — of Hawaii. Born in Clarinda, Page County, Iowa, August 22, 1882. Hawaii territory attorney general, 1925-28; U.S. District Judge for Hawaii, 1928. Member, American Bar Association. Died April 13, 1939 (age 56 years, 234 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oahu Cemetery.
      Robert Warren Breckons (1866-1918) — also known as Robert W. Breckons — of Laramie County, Wyo.; Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Kewanee, Henry County, Ill., December 16, 1866. Republican. Lawyer; Laramie County Attorney, 1896-98; member of Wyoming state house of representatives, 1901; U.S. Attorney for Hawaii, 1902-13; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1904, 1908. Died November 26, 1918 (age 51 years, 345 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward L. Breckons and Mary (Allison) Breckons; married, August 5, 1893, to Frances E. Harrison.
      Joseph Rider Farrington (1897-1954) — also known as Joseph R. Farrington — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Washington, D.C., October 15, 1897. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; newspaper reporter; newspaper publisher; member of Hawaii territorial senate, 1934-42; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1943-54; died in office 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1944, 1948, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee). Died in Washington, D.C., June 19, 1954 (age 56 years, 247 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Wallace Rider Farrington and Catherine McAlpine (Crane) Farrington; married, May 17, 1920, to Mary Elizabeth Pruett (1898-1984); second cousin once removed of Edward Silsby Farrington.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Victor Stewart Kaleoaloha Houston (1876-1959) — also known as Victor S. K. Houston — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in San Francisco, Calif., July 22, 1876. Republican. Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1927-33; defeated, 1932; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1928 (Convention Vice-President; member, Resolutions Committee), 1932. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, July 31, 1959 (age 83 years, 9 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Lincoln Loy McCandless (1859-1940) — also known as Lincoln L. McCandless — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Indiana, Indiana County, Pa., September 18, 1859. Mining business; real estate business; member of Hawaii territorial senate, 1902-06; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1904; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1916 (Honorary Vice-President; member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1920, 1924 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1928, 1932; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1933-35; defeated, 1934. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, October 5, 1940 (age 81 years, 17 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oahu Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Elizabeth Pruett Farrington (1898-1984) — also known as Elizabeth P. Farrington; Mary Elizabeth Pruett; Mrs. Joseph R. Farrington — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Tokyo, Japan, May 30, 1898. Republican. Newspaper reporter; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1954-57; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1956. Female. Disciples of Christ. Member, Junior League; American Association of University Women; Theta Sigma Phi; Alpha Omicron Pi. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, July 21, 1984 (age 86 years, 52 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Robert Lee Pruett and Josephine (Baugh) Pruett; married, May 17, 1920, to Joseph Rider Farrington (1897-1954).
      Political family: Farrington family of Honolulu, Hawaii.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Bruce Cartwright (1853-1919) — of Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, 1853. Insurance business; Consul for Peru in Honolulu, Hawaii, 1891-1911. Member, Sigma Phi. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, 1919 (age about 66 years). Cremated; ashes interred at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Alexander Joy Cartwright (1820-1892) and Eliza Ann (Van Wie) Cartwright (1820-1893); married 1881 to Mary LOuise Wells (1860-1898).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Charles Achi, Jr. (1889-1947) — also known as William C. Achi, Jr. — of Lihue, Island of Kauai, Kauai County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, July 1, 1889. Lawyer; circuit judge in Hawaii, 1919-24; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1936, 1940 (alternate). Member, American Bar Association; American Society for International Law; Freemasons; Shriners; Grotto; Knights of Pythias. Died in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, June 17, 1947 (age 57 years, 351 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Charles Achi and Maria (Alapai) Achi; married, June 7, 1910, to Rebecca Kaulani (Kruce) Robinson (1889-1949).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Fessenden Allen (1831-1906) — also known as William F. Allen — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, December 19, 1831. Renounced U.S. citizenship to become a national of the Kingdom of Hawaii, 1860; Hawaii Collector-General of Customs, 1864-84; also served on Advisory Council of the Provisional Government of Hawaii, 1893-94, and the Executive Council of the Republic of Hawaii, 1894-98. Died in Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, February 5, 1906 (age 74 years, 48 days). Interment at Oahu Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elisha Hunt Allen and Sarah Elizabeth (Fessenden) Allen (1808-1845); brother of Frederick Hobbes Allen; married 1865 to Cordelia Church Bishop (1837-1912); grandson of Samuel Clesson Allen; third great-grandnephew of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin four times removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; second cousin once removed of Samuel Clement Fessenden (1784-1869) and Gouverneur Morris; second cousin twice removed of Elijah Hunt Mills; second cousin thrice removed of Oliver Ellsworth, Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin four times removed of William Pitkin; third cousin of William Pitt Fessenden, Samuel Clement Fessenden (1815-1882), Thomas Amory Deblois Fessenden and Joseph Palmer Fessenden; third cousin once removed of Chester Ashley, Benjamin Fessenden, John Milton Fessenden, Charles Backus Hyde Fessenden, James Deering Fessenden, Francis Fessenden, Joshua Abbe Fessenden, Samuel Fessenden (1847-1908) and Oliver Grosvenor Fessenden; third cousin twice removed of Theodore Dwight, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Abijah Blodget and Charles Milton Fessenden; third cousin thrice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Jonathan Ingersoll (1747-1823), Jared Ingersoll and Daniel Pitkin; fourth cousin of Albert Asahel Bliss, Walter Fessenden, Philemon Bliss and Samuel Fessenden (1845-1903); fourth cousin once removed of Joseph Churchill Strong, Theodore Davenport, Chester William Chapin, Harrison Blodget, John William Allen, William Alfred Buckingham, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, George Washington Wolcott, William Dean Kellogg, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Oliver Morgan Hungerford, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919), Judson H. Warner, Roger Wolcott (1847-1900) and Josiah Quincy.
      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 Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Royal Mausoleum
    Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
    Politicians buried here:
      Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole (1871-1922) — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Koloa, Island of Kauai, Kauai County, Hawaii, March 26, 1871. Republican. Delegate to U.S. Congress from Hawaii Territory, 1903-22; died in office 1922; delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1904, 1908, 1912, 1916, 1920 (member, Credentials Committee; member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Died January 7, 1922 (age 50 years, 287 days). Interment at Royal Mausoleum.
      Relatives: Married, October 8, 1896, to Elizabeth Kahanu Kaauwai.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery
    45-425 Kamehameha Highway
    Kaneohe, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Cecil Landau Heftel (1924-2010) — also known as Cecil Heftel — of Hawaii. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., September 30, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; owner of radio and television stations; candidate for U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1970; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1972; U.S. Representative from Hawaii 1st District, 1977-86; resigned 1986; candidate in primary for Governor of Hawaii, 1986. Mormon. Member, Freemasons. Died in Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, February 4, 2010 (age 85 years, 127 days). Interment at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Joyce Edris Glasmann (1921-2003).
      Epitaph: "When there is no vision people perish."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by Cecil Heftel: End Legalized Bribery (1998)


    St. Ann's Church Cemetery
    Kaneohe, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii
    Politicians buried here:
      Victor Henri Lappe (1866-1956) — also known as Victor H. Lappe — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Brussels, Belgium, February 27, 1866. Honorary Vice-Consul for Belgium in Honolulu, Hawaii, 1920-27; Honorary Consul for Belgium in Honolulu, Hawaii, 1927-44. Belgian ancestry. Died October 6, 1956 (age 90 years, 222 days). Interment at St. Ann's Church Cemetery.
      Epitaph: "In Loving Memory."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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