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Henderson County
Kentucky

Henderson County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Henderson County: [none currently in database]

Republican Party chairs in Henderson County: [none currently in database]


Henderson County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1876, St. Louis: Malcolm Yeaman
   1912, Baltimore: Augustus O. Stanley
   1916, St. Louis: Augustus O. Stanley
   1920, San Francisco: Augustus O. Stanley
   1924, New York: Augustus O. Stanley
   1928, Houston: Augustus O. Stanley
   1932, Chicago: Mrs. J. L. Dorsey
   1936, Philadelphia: Odie Duncan — Mrs. George Grasty
   1944, Chicago: Odie Duncan
   1948, Philadelphia: Odie Duncan
   1952, Chicago: Odie Duncan
   1960, Los Angeles: Earl J. Richardson
   1964, Atlantic City: A. G. Pritchett, Jr.
   1972, Miami Beach: John E. Rouse
   1980, New York: Dale Sights
   1996, Chicago: Gerald Stone
   2004, Boston: Bobby Lacer
Republican National Conventions:
   1884, Chicago: James McLaughlin
   1888, Chicago: A. H. Cabell
   1896, St. Louis: P. H. Kennedy
   1904, Chicago: Elijah G. Sebree
   1912, Chicago: P. H. Kennedy
   1920, Chicago: W. L. Hughes
   1924, Cleveland: T. J. Davidson
   1928, Kansas City: Fielding Jones Pentecost
   1932, Chicago: John C. Worsham
   1944, Chicago: Thomas C. Ferguson
   1948, Philadelphia: Thomas C. Ferguson
   1956, San Francisco: George Whittington
   1960, Chicago: Drura Scott
   2004, New York: Darrell Brock
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