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  Daniel Mace (1811-1867) — of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind. Born in Pickaway County, Ohio, September 5, 1811. Lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1836; U.S. Attorney for Indiana, 1845-48; U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 1851-57; postmaster at Lafayette, Ind., 1866-67. Suffered a stroke in 1866, never completely recovered, and became depressed over his condition; killed himself by gunshot, in the post office at Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind., July 26, 1867 (age 55 years, 324 days). Interment at Greenbush Cemetery, Lafayette, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth Mace (1775-1842) and Edward Mace (1776-1846).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ray John Madden (1892-1987) — also known as Ray J. Madden — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb.; Gary, Lake County, Ind. Born in Waseca, Waseca County, Minn., February 25, 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; municipal judge in Nebraska, 1916; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Lake County Treasurer, 1938-42; U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1943-77 (1st District 1943-63, 8th District 1963-65, 1st District 1965-77); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968. Member, American Legion. Died in Washington, D.C., September 28, 1987 (age 95 years, 215 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Madden and Mary Elizabeth (Burns) Madden.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Clarence E. Manion (1896-1979) — of South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind. Born in Henderson, Henderson County, Ky., July 7, 1896. Lawyer; law professor; chair, Commission on Intergovernmental Relations, 1953-54. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Knights of Columbus. Died July 28, 1979 (age 83 years, 21 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Manion and Elizabeth (Carroll) Manion; married, August 3, 1936, to Virginia O'Brien.
  John Marshall (1858-1931) — of Howard, Elk County, Kan.; Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Born in Logansport, Cass County, Ind., April 11, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; Elk County Attorney, 1895-99; justice of Kansas state supreme court, 1915-31; died in office 1931. Methodist. Died March 25, 1931 (age 72 years, 348 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Humphrey Marshall and Margaret (Rice) Marshall; married 1882 to Addie Jenks.
Thomas R. Marshall Thomas Riley Marshall (1854-1925) — also known as Thomas R. Marshall — of Columbia City, Whitley County, Ind. Born in North Manchester, Wabash County, Ind., March 14, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; Governor of Indiana, 1909-13; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1912; Vice President of the United States, 1913-21. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Gamma Delta. Coined the saying: "What this country needs is a good five-cent cigar.". Died, from the effects of a heart attack, in his room at the Willard Hotel, Washington, D.C., June 1, 1925 (age 71 years, 79 days). Entombed at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel M. Marshall and Martha A. (Patterson) Marshall; married, October 2, 1895, to Lois Irene Kimsey and Lois Irene Kimsey (1873-1958).
  The city of Marshall, Alaska, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, June 1919
  John S. Martin (b. 1886) — of LaPorte, LaPorte County, Ind. Born in South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind., April 20, 1886. Republican. Lawyer; insurance business; mayor of LaPorte, Ind., 1943-44. Methodist. Member, Odd Fellows; Elks; Moose. Burial location unknown.
  Robert Earl Maxwell (1924-2010) — also known as Robert E. Maxwell — of Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va. Born in South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind., March 15, 1924. Democrat. Lawyer; Randolph County Prosecuting Attorney, 1953-61; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1956, 1960 (alternate); U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of West Virginia, 1961-64; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of West Virginia, 1965-95; took senior status 1995; senior judge, 1995-2010. Died in Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va., November 20, 2010 (age 86 years, 250 days). Burial location unknown.
  Cross-reference: M. Blane Michael
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
  Claude B. McBride (b. 1883) — of Jeffersonville, Clark County, Ind. Born in Clark County, Ind., March 19, 1883. Democrat. Lawyer; Clark County Prosecuting Attorney, 1917-22; member of Indiana state senate, 1935-42. Methodist. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows; Redmen. Burial location unknown.
  Edward I. McCabe (b. 1901) — of Williamsport, Warren County, Ind. Born in Williamsport, Warren County, Ind., January 18, 1901. Democrat. Lawyer; Warren County Prosecuting Attorney, 1941. Presbyterian. Member, Elks; Lions; Knights of Pythias; Delta Tau Delta. Burial location unknown.
Hugh McCulloch Hugh McCulloch (1808-1895) — of Indiana. Born in Kennebunk, York County, Maine, December 7, 1808. Republican. Lawyer; banker; U.S. Comptroller of the Currency, 1863-65; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1865-69, 1884-85. Died in Holly Hill, Prince George's County, Md., May 24, 1895 (age 86 years, 168 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  McCulloch Hall (dormitory, built 1926), at Harvard University Business School, Boston, Massachusetts, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — Comptrollers of the Currency
  Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
  Joseph Ewing McDonald (1819-1891) — also known as Joseph E. McDonald — of Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind.; Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Butler County, Ohio, August 29, 1819. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 1849-51; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1864, 1868, 1876, 1880 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1875-81; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1884. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., June 21, 1891 (age 71 years, 296 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  David Martin McIntosh (b. 1958) — also known as David M. McIntosh — of Muncie, Delaware County, Ind. Born in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., June 8, 1958. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Indiana 2nd District, 1995-2001; candidate for Governor of Indiana, 2000. Episcopalian. Member, Federalist Society. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  James W. McKnight (b. 1876) — of King City, Gentry County, Mo. Born in Orleans, Orange County, Ind., January 1, 1876. Democrat. Real estate business; lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Gentry County, 1913-16; member of Missouri state senate 1st District, 1917-20. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, July 14, 1912, to Anna Gale Slade.
  John Stafford McMillin (1855-1936) — also known as John S. McMillin — of Roche Harbor, San Juan County, Wash. Born near Sugar Grove, Harrison County, Ind., October 28, 1855. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1924, 1932. Methodist. Member, Sigma Chi; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died November 3, 1936 (age 81 years, 6 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Afterglow Vista Mausoleum, Roche Harbor, Wash.
  Relatives: Married to Louella Hiett (1857-1943).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Paul Vories McNutt (1891-1955) — also known as Paul V. McNutt — of Bloomington, Monroe County, Ind.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Franklin, Johnson County, Ind., July 19, 1891. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; law professor; national commander, American Legion, 1928-29; Governor of Indiana, 1933-37; High Commissioner to the Philippines, 1937-39, 1945-46; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1940; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1940, 1944; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1944; U.S. Ambassador to Philippines, 1946-47; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Order of the Coif; Phi Beta Kappa; Sigma Delta Chi; Beta Theta Pi; Phi Delta Phi; Tau Kappa Alpha; American Legion; Freemasons; Elks; Rotary; Kiwanis. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 24, 1955 (age 63 years, 248 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Married 1918 to Kathleen Timolet.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Jacob Edwin Meeker (1878-1918) — also known as Jacob E. Meeker — of St. Louis, Mo. Born near Attica, Fountain County, Ind., October 7, 1878. Republican. Minister; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1915-18; died in office 1918. Died in St. Louis, Mo., October 16, 1918 (age 40 years, 9 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Attica, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Dwight Bailey Merrill (1912-1993) — also known as D. Bailey Merrill — of Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind. Born in Hymera, Sullivan County, Ind., November 22, 1912. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 1953-55; defeated, 1954, 1956. Died, from pneumonia following several strokes, in Brentwood Convalescent Center, Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind., October 14, 1993 (age 80 years, 326 days). Interment at Alexander Memorial Park, Evansville, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Harry Danson Merrill (1885-1925) and Beatrice (Bailey) Merrill (1888-1955); married, December 26, 1939, to Josephine Dreher (1911-2005).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
William H. H. Miller William Henry Harrison Miller (1840-1917) — also known as William H. H. Miller — Born in Augusta, Oneida County, N.Y., September 6, 1840. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney General, 1889-93. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., May 25, 1917 (age 76 years, 261 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Presumably named for: William Henry Harrison
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
  James Beverly Milner (1857-1936) — also known as James B. Milner — of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind.; Niagara Falls, Niagara County, N.Y. Born in Middlefork, Clinton County, Ind., October 31, 1857. Lawyer; U.S. Consul in Calais, 1898-1916; Niagara Falls, 1917-24. Died in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind., November 25, 1936 (age 79 years, 25 days). Interment at Spring Vale Cemetery, Lafayette, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of William Milner (1817-1892) and Anna Elmira (Williams) Milner (1831-1906); married, May 25, 1885, to May Frances Allen (1869-1922); father of George Milner (1896-?).
  Sherman Minton (1890-1965) — of New Albany, Floyd County, Ind. Born in Georgetown, Floyd County, Ind., October 20, 1890. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1935-41; defeated, 1940; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1940; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, 1941-49; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1949-56; took senior status 1956. Member, Freemasons. Died in New Albany, Floyd County, Ind., April 9, 1965 (age 74 years, 171 days). Interment at Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery, New Albany, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about Sherman Minton: William Franklin Radcliff, Sherman Minton : Indiana's Supreme Court Justice — Linda C. Gugin & James E. St. Clair, Sherman Minton: New Deal Senator, Cold War Justice
Gideon C. Moody Gideon Curtis Moody (1832-1904) — also known as Gideon C. Moody — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Born in Cortland, Cortland County, N.Y., October 16, 1832. Republican. Lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1861; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Dakota territorial House of Representatives, 1867-69, 1874-75; Speaker of the Dakota Territory House of Representatives, 1868-69, 1874-75; delegate to Republican National Convention from Dakota Territory Territory, 1868; justice of Dakota territorial supreme court, 1878-83; U.S. Senator from South Dakota, 1889-91. Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., March 17, 1904 (age 71 years, 153 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Father of James C. Moody (1863-?).
  Moody County, S.Dak. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
James C. Moody James C. Moody (b. 1863) — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.); Guthrie, Logan County, Okla.; Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Rensselaer, Jasper County, Ind., 1863. Republican. Newspaper publisher; lawyer; member of South Dakota state senate 38th District, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Gideon Curtis Moody (1832-1904).
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Edward E. Moore — of Indiana; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. School teacher; newspaper editor; member of Indiana state senate, 1904-12; lawyer; real estate dealer; candidate for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1923. Burial location unknown.
  O. Otto Moore (b. 1896) — of Colorado. Born in Floyds Knobs, Floyd County, Ind., June 14, 1896. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; justice of Colorado state supreme court, 1949-69; chief justice of Colorado Supreme Court, 1957-58. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  William W. Morrow (1843-1929) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born near Milton, Wayne County, Ind., July 15, 1843. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; California Republican state chair, 1879-82; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1884; U.S. Representative from California 4th District, 1885-91; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California, 1891-97; Judge of U.S. Circuit Court for the 9th Circuit, 1897-1911; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1897-1923; took senior status 1923. One of the incorporators of the American Red Cross. Died in San Francisco, Calif., July 24, 1929 (age 86 years, 9 days). Interment at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile
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