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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Middlesex County

Index to Locations

  • Arlington St. Paul's Cemetery
  • Belmont Belmont Cemetery
  • Cambridge Cambridge Cemetery
  • Cambridge Mt. Auburn Cemetery
  • Cambridge Old Cambridge Cemetery
  • Chelmsford Pine Ridge Cemetery
  • Chelmsford St. Joseph Cemetery
  • Concord Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
  • Dracut Varnum Cemetery
  • Durham Durham Cemetery
  • Everett Glenwood Cemetery
  • Everett Woodlawn Cemetery
  • Framingham Unknown location
  • Framingham Edgell Grove Cemetery
  • Groton Groton Cemetery
  • Groton Town Cemetery
  • Holliston Lake Grove Cemetery
  • Hopkinton St. John's Cemetery
  • Hudson Forestvale Cemetery
  • Lexington Munroe Cemetery
  • Lexington Old Burying Ground
  • Littleton Westlawn Cemetery
  • Lowell Hildreth Cemetery
  • Lowell Lowell Cemetery
  • Lowell St. Patrick's Cemetery
  • Malden Unknown location
  • Malden Forest Dale Cemetery
  • Malden Holy Cross Cemetery
  • Marlborough Immaculate Conception Cemetery
  • Marlborough Maplewood Cemetery
  • Medford Unknown location
  • Medford Oak Grove Cemetery
  • Medford Salem Street Burial Ground
  • Melrose Wyoming Cemetery
  • Natick Dell Park Cemetery
  • Natick St. Patrick's Cemetery
  • Newton East Parish Burying Ground
  • Newton Newton Cemetery
  • Newton Lower Falls, Newton St. Mary's Cemetery
  • Reading Unknown location
  • Reading Forest Glen Cemetery
  • Reading Laurel Hill Cemetery
  • Tewksbury Pine Hill Cemetery
  • Townsend Hillside Cemetery
  • Wakefield Forest Glade Cemetery
  • Wakefield Lakeside Cemetery
  • Waltham Grove Hill Cemetery
  • Winchester Calvary Cemetery
  • Winchester Wildwood Cemetery
  • Woburn Calvary Cemetery
  • Woburn Montefiore Cemetery
  • Woburn Pride of Boston Cemetery
  • Woburn Salem Street Cemetery


    St. Paul's Cemetery
    Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      J. Frank Facey (1863-1943) — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in 1863. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904, 1932 (alternate). Died in 1943 (age about 80 years). Interment at St. Paul's Cemetery.


    Belmont Cemetery
    121 Grove Street
    Belmont, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Founded 1859
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Jay Rogers Benton (1885-1953) — also known as Jay R. Benton — of Belmont, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass., October 18, 1885. Republican. Lawyer; newspaper publisher; banker; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1917-18; Massachusetts state attorney general, 1923-27; insurance executive. Congregationalist. Member, Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons; Acacia; Sons of the American Revolution; American Bar Association. Died in Belmont, Middlesex County, Mass., November 3, 1953 (age 68 years, 16 days). Interment at Belmont Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Everett Chamberlin Benton (1862-1924) and Willena (Rogers) Benton (1865-1947); married, June 16, 1913, to Frances Hill (1894-1982).
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Fessenden family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Everett C. Benton Everett Chamberlin Benton (1862-1924) — also known as Everett C. Benton — of Belmont, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Guildhall, Essex County, Vt., September 25, 1862. Republican. Insurance business; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1896, 1900, 1904; candidate in primary for Governor of Massachusetts, 1912. Universalist. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Sons of the American Revolution; Sons of the Revolution. Died in 1924 (age about 61 years). Interment at Belmont Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Emerson Benton (1825-1892) and Adda (Chamberlin) Benton (1835-1901); married, January 24, 1885, to Willena Blanche Rogers (1865-1947); father of Jay Rogers Benton; fourth cousin once removed of Bennet Bicknell, Charles Phelps Huntington and Charles Edward Phelps (1833-1908).
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Library of Congress


    Cambridge Cemetery
    Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Francis Hurley (1893-1946) — also known as Charles F. Hurley — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., November 24, 1893. Democrat. Real estate business; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Massachusetts state treasurer, 1931-36; Governor of Massachusetts, 1937-39; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1940, 1944. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, American Legion; Ancient Order of Hibernians; Elks; Foresters. Died March 24, 1946 (age 52 years, 120 days). Interment at Cambridge Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Joseph Hurley and Elizabeth (Maher) Hurley; married, January 9, 1924, to Marion L. Conley.
      William Dean Howells (1837-1920) — of Ohio; Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Martins Ferry, Belmont County, Ohio, March 1, 1837. U.S. Consul in Rome, 1861; Venice, 1861-65; author; editor, Atlantic Monthly magazine, 1872-81. Died, of pneumonia, in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 11, 1920 (age 83 years, 71 days). Interment at Cambridge Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Cooper Howells and Mary (Dean) Howells; married, December 24, 1862, to Elinor G. Mead.
      See also NNDB dossier
      William Parmenter (1789-1866) — of Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 30, 1789. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1820; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1837-45. Died in East Cambridge, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., February 25, 1866 (age 76 years, 332 days). Interment at Cambridge Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edward J. Sennott — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Second Middlesex District, 1905; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Interment at Cambridge Cemetery.


    Mt. Auburn Cemetery
    580 Mount Auburn Street
    Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Founded 1831
    Listed in National Register of Historic Places, 1975
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Nathan Matthews, Jr. (1854-1927) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 28, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1888; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1891-95. Episcopalian. Died, of a pulmonary embolism, in Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 11, 1927 (age 73 years, 258 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Frederick Octavius Prince (1818-1899) — also known as Frederick O. Prince — of Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 18, 1818. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1851-53; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1853; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1855; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1860, 1864, 1880, 1888; Temporary Secretary, 1876; member, Arrangements Committee, 1876; speaker, 1876, 1888; Convention Secretary, 1888; member of Democratic National Committee from Massachusetts, 1876-80; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1877-78, 1879-82; Secretary of Democratic National Committee, 1880; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1885 (Democratic), 1896 (National Democratic). Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 6, 1899 (age 81 years, 139 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas J. Prince and Caroline Prince; married 1848 to Helen Henry (1824-1885; daughter of Bernard Henry (1783-1863)); father of Frederick Henry Prince.
      Political family: Prince-Henry family of Winchester, Massachusetts.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Samuel Dexter (1761-1816) — of Lunenburg, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 14, 1761. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1788-90; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1793-95; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1799-1800; U.S. Secretary of War, 1800; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1801; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1814, 1815, 1816. Died in Athens, Greene County, N.Y., May 4, 1816 (age 54 years, 356 days). Original interment in unknown location; reinterment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Hannah (Sigourney) Dexter (1719-1784) and Samuel Dexter (1725-1810); married to Katharine Gordon (1761-1841); father of Samuel William Dexter (1792-1863).
      The town of Dexter, Maine, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Josiah Quincy (1772-1864) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 4, 1772. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1804-05, 1813-20; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1805-13; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1821-22; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1821-22; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1823-29; president, Harvard College, 1829-45. Member, Freemasons. Died in Quincy, Norfolk County, Mass., July 1, 1864 (age 92 years, 148 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Josiah Quincy (1742-1775) and Abigail (Philips) Quincy (1745-1798); married, June 6, 1797, to Elizabeth Susan Morton (1774-1850); father of Josiah Quincy, Jr.; grandfather of Samuel Miller Quincy; great-grandfather of Josiah Quincy (1859-1919); second cousin of Samuel Sewall; third cousin once removed of George Champlin, John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) and William Cranch (1769-1855); third cousin twice removed of George Washington Adams and Charles Francis Adams; third cousin thrice removed of John Quincy Adams (1833-1894) and Brooks Adams; fourth cousin of Christopher Grant Champlin; fourth cousin once removed of George Isaac Sherwood and David B. Sherwood.
      Political families: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine; 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 — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Richard Olney Richard Olney (1835-1917) — of Massachusetts. Born in Oxford, Worcester County, Mass., September 15, 1835. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1873-74; candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1876; U.S. Attorney General, 1893-95; U.S. Secretary of State, 1895-97; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1904. Presbyterian. Died April 8, 1917 (age 81 years, 205 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Munsey's Magazine, October 1903
      Harrison Gray Otis (1765-1848) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 8, 1765. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1796, 1803-05; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1803-05; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1796; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts at-large, 1797-1801; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1805; common pleas court judge in Massachusetts, 1814; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1817-22; Federalist candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1823; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1829-32. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 28, 1848 (age 83 years, 20 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Allyne Otis and Elizabeth (Gray) Otis (1745-1779); married, May 31, 1790, to Sally Foster (1770-1836); grandfather of James Otis (1836-1898); second great-grandfather of Robert Helyer Thayer; second cousin once removed of Nathaniel Freeman, Jr.; second cousin twice removed of Benjamin Fessenden and Charles Backus Hyde Fessenden; second cousin thrice removed of Albert Clinton Griswold; third cousin of Asahel Otis; third cousin once removed of Oran Gray Otis, Day Otis Kellogg, Dwight Kellogg, Asa H. Otis (1797-1855), John Otis, William Shaw Chandler Otis, David Perry Otis, Harris F. Otis, James Otis (1826-1875) and Harrison Gray Otis; third cousin twice removed of Charles Augustus Otis, Sr., George Lorenzo Otis, John Grant Otis, Norton Prentiss Otis, Lauren Ford Otis and Charles Eugene Otis; fourth cousin of Chillus Doty; fourth cousin once removed of James Duane Doty, George Bailey Loring and Abraham Lansing.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Otis family of Connecticut; Lansing family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The town of Harrison, Maine, is named for him.
      Politician named for him: Harrison Gray Otis Blake
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Prescott Bigelow (1797-1872) — also known as John P. Bigelow — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., August 25, 1797. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1828; secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1836-43; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1849-52. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 4, 1872 (age 74 years, 314 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Timothy Bigelow and Lucy (Prescott) Bigelow (1771-1852); married, March 9, 1824, to Louisa A. Brown; third cousin twice removed of Daniel M. Prescott, John Albion Andrew, Cyrus Dan Prescott and Charles Pinckney Holbrook Nason (1842-1937); third cousin thrice removed of John Forrester Andrew, Henry Hersey Andrew, Arlington Ansel Parrish and Columbus E. Parrish; fourth cousin of Nathan Read; fourth cousin once removed of Rufus Heaton, Alexander Wheelock Thayer, Alvarus Payson Adams and John Ogden Bigelow.
      Political family: Weeks-Bigelow-Andrew-Prescott family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Devens, Jr. (1820-1891) — of Massachusetts. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., April 4, 1820. Member of Massachusetts state senate, 1849; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; People's candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1862; state court judge in Massachusetts, 1867; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1873-77, 1881-91; U.S. Attorney General, 1877-81. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 7, 1891 (age 70 years, 278 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Theodore Lyman, Jr. (1792-1849) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 19, 1792. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1820-25; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1834-36. Died July 18, 1849 (age 57 years, 149 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Theodore Lyman and Lydia Pickering (Williams) Lyman; married, May 22, 1821, to Mary Elizabeth Henderson (1799-1836).
      Epitaph: "Founder in this country of the first system of reform for young culprits."
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Samuel Atkins Eliot (1798-1862) — also known as Samuel A. Eliot — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 5, 1798. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1834; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1837-39; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1843; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1850-51. Died in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., January 29, 1862 (age 63 years, 330 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Eliot (1739-1820) and Catherine (Atkins) Eliot (1758-1829); married to Mary Lyman; great-grandfather of Thomas Hopkinson Eliot (1907-1991).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Wells (1786-1866) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 30, 1786. Mayor of Boston, Mass., 1832-34. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 3, 1866 (age 79 years, 155 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Wells and Elizabeth (White) Wells; married to Nancy Gardner.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Edward Everett (1794-1865) — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass.; Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass. Born in Dorchester, Norfolk County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., April 11, 1794. Unitarian minister; college professor; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1825-35; Governor of Massachusetts, 1836-40; U.S. Minister to Great Britain, 1841-45; president, Harvard College, 1846-49; U.S. Secretary of State, 1852-53; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1853-54; Constitutional Union candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1860; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1864. Unitarian. Delivered a lengthy speech immediately preceding Abraham Lincoln's brief Gettysburg Address, November 19, 1863. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 15, 1865 (age 70 years, 279 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. Oliver Everett and Lucy (Hill) Everett; brother of Alexander Hill Everett; married, May 8, 1822, to Charlotte Gray Brooks (1800-1859; sister-in-law of Charles Francis Adams (1807-1886); niece of Benjamin Gorham; granddaughter of Nathaniel Gorham); father of William Everett; uncle of Charles Hale.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine; Adams-Baldwin-Otis family of Boston, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The city of Everett, Massachusetts, is named for him.  — The borough of Everett, Pennsylvania, is named for him.
      Other politicians named for him: Edward E. BostwickEdward Everett AbramsEdward E. BruenEdward E. RobbinsEdward E. HollandEdward E. ChaseEdward E. McCallE. E. DixonEdward E. LibbyEdward E. EslickEdward E. DenisonE. Everett SwanEdward Everett Brodie
      Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on the U.S. $50 silver certificates in the 1880s.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert Charles Winthrop (1809-1894) — also known as Robert C. Winthrop — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 12, 1809. Whig. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1835-40; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1838-40; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1840-42, 1842-50; resigned 1842, 1850; Speaker of the U.S. House, 1847-49; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1850-51; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1851; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1852. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 16, 1894 (age 85 years, 188 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Lindall Winthrop and Elizabeth Bowdoin (Temple) Winthrop (1769-1825); married to Elizabeth Cabot Blanchard (1809-1842) and Cornelia Adelaide Granger (1819-1892); great-grandson of James Bowdoin; second great-grandfather of John Forbes Kerry; second great-grandnephew of Fitz-John Winthrop; second great-granduncle of William Amory Gardner Minot; third great-grandson of John Winthrop (1606-1676); fourth great-grandson of John Winthrop (1588-1649); first cousin of David Sears; first cousin thrice removed of Augustus Peabody Gardner and Charles Francis Adams; first cousin four times removed of George Cabot Lodge; second cousin twice removed of William Temple Emmet (1869-1918) and Grenville Temple Emmet.
      Political families: Emmet-Morton family of New York City, New York; Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Otis Norcross (1811-1882) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 2, 1811. Candidate for Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1861; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1867-68; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council, 1869. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 5, 1882 (age 70 years, 307 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Augustus Pearl Martin (1835-1902) — also known as Augustus Martin — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Abbot, Piscataquis County, Maine, November 23, 1835. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1884-85. Unitarian. Member, Loyal Legion. Died in Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 12, 1902 (age 66 years, 109 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. (1902-1985) — of Beverly, Essex County, Mass. Born in Nahant, Essex County, Mass., July 5, 1902. Republican. Newspaper reporter; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1933-36; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1937-44, 1947-53; resigned 1944; defeated, 1952; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1940 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative to United Nations, 1953-60; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1960; U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam, 1963-64, 1965-67; , 1967-68; Germany, 1968-69; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1964. Died in Beverly, Essex County, Mass., February 27, 1985 (age 82 years, 237 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Cabot Lodge (1873-1909) and Matilda Elizabeth Frelinghuysen (Davis) Lodge (1876-1960); brother of John Davis Lodge; married, July 1, 1926, to Emily Esther Sears (1905-1992; sister-in-law of Archibald Stevens Alexander; second great-granddaughter of Jonathan Mason); father of George Cabot Lodge (1927-); nephew of Constance Lodge (1872-1941; who married Augustus Peabody Gardner); grandson of Henry Cabot Lodge and John Davis (1851-1902); grandnephew of Frederick Frelinghuysen (1848-1924); great-grandson of Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen; great-grandnephew of John Chandler Bancroft Davis and Horace Davis; second great-grandson of Elijah Hunt Mills and John Davis (1787-1854); second great-grandnephew of Theodore Frelinghuysen and George Bancroft; third great-grandson of George Cabot and Frederick Frelinghuysen (1753-1804); first cousin once removed of Peter Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen and William Amory Gardner Minot; first cousin thrice removed of Isaac Davis; second cousin of Henry Osborne Havemeyer Frelinghuysen and Peter Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen, Jr.; second cousin once removed of Josiah Quincy and Rodney P. Frelinghuysen; second cousin twice removed of Edward Livingston Davis and Joseph Sherman Frelinghuysen; third cousin once removed of Livingston Davis; third cousin thrice removed of Elisha Hunt Allen and Gouverneur Morris; fourth cousin once removed of John Lee Saltonstall.
      Political families: Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Davis family; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Maxwell M. Rabb — Jacob J. Spiegel
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Anson Burlingame (1820-1870) — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in New Berlin, Chenango County, N.Y., November 14, 1820. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1852; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1855-61; U.S. Minister to China, 1861-67. Died, from congestion of the lungs, in St. Petersburg, Russia, February 23, 1870 (age 49 years, 101 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Freelove (Angell) Burlingame (1798-1860) and Joel Burlingame; married, June 3, 1847, to Jane Cornelia Livermore (1829-1888); fourth cousin of Ossian Ray; fourth cousin once removed of James Montgomery Burlingame (1836-1915) and Clement Phineas Kellogg.
      Political families: Burlingame family of Vermont; Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Williams Crowninshield (1773-1851) — also known as Benjamin W. Crowninshield — of Salem, Essex County, Mass. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., December 29, 1773. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1811; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1812; U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1815-18; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1823-31. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 3, 1851 (age 77 years, 36 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Crowninshield (1734-1815) and Mary (Derby) Crowninshield (1737-1813); brother of Jacob Crowninshield; married 1804 to Mary Boardman (1778-1840); grandfather of Fanny Cadwalader Crowninshield (1840-1911; who married John Quincy Adams (1833-1894)); granduncle of William Crowninshield Endicott; great-grandfather of Charles Francis Adams.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine; Crowninshield-Adams family of Savannah, Georgia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Abbott Lawrence (1792-1855) — of Massachusetts. Born in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., December 16, 1792. Whig. U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1835-37, 1839-40; U.S. Minister to Great Britain, 1849-52. Unitarian. Died August 18, 1855 (age 62 years, 245 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Lawrence (1754-1827) and Susanna (Parker) Lawrence (1755-1845); brother of Luther Lawrence (1778-1839); uncle of Amos Adams Lawrence and Samuel Abbott Green; second great-granduncle of Leverett Saltonstall and Richard Saltonstall; third great-granduncle of William Lawrence Saltonstall; second cousin thrice removed of Charles Moore Bancroft; third cousin once removed of Alonzo M. Garcelon; third cousin twice removed of John Albion Andrew, Charles Courtney Pinkney Holden, Ebenezer Gregg Danforth Holden, Winfield Scott Holden and Alonzo Marston Garcelon; third cousin thrice removed of John Forrester Andrew, Henry Hersey Andrew, Charles Wayne Holden and Gordon Woodbury.
      Political families: Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts; Lawrence-Andrew-Rodney-Parrish family of Adel, Georgia (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
    James Russell Lowell James Russell Lowell (1819-1891) — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., February 22, 1819. Writer, poet, critic, professor, and abolitionist; U.S. Minister to Spain, 1877-80; Great Britain, 1880-85. Elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in 1905. Died of cancer, in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., August 12, 1891 (age 72 years, 171 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, December 26, 1844, to Maria White (1821-1853); married, September 16, 1857, to Frances Dunlap (1826-1885; niece of Robert Pinckney Dunlap); father of Mabel Lowell (who married Edward Burnett (1849-1925)).
      Political family: Lowell-Dunlap family of Massachusetts.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: U.S. postage stamp (1940)
    Frank H. Hitchcock Frank Harris Hitchcock (1867-1935) — also known as Frank H. Hitchcock — of Massachusetts; Arizona. Born in Amherst, Lorain County, Ohio, October 5, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1908-09; U.S. Postmaster General, 1909-13; newspaper publisher; member of Republican National Committee from Arizona, 1932-33. Member, American Economic Association. Died in Tucson, Pima County, Ariz., August 25, 1935 (age 67 years, 324 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Chapman Hitchcock and Mary Laurette (Harris) Hitchcock.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, July 1908
      James Bryant Conant (1893-1978) — also known as James B. Conant — Born in Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 26, 1893. Major in the U.S. Army during World War I; chemist; university professor; President of Harvard University, 1933-53; U.S. Ambassador to Germany, 1955-57. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Phi Beta Kappa; Sigma Xi; Alpha Chi Sigma; American Philosophical Society; Council on Foreign Relations. Died in Hanover, Grafton County, N.H., February 11, 1978 (age 84 years, 322 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Scott Conant and Jennett Orr (Bryant) Conant; married to Patty Thayer Reynolds and Grace Richards.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Jefferson Coolidge (1831-1920) — also known as T. Jefferson Coolidge — Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 26, 1831. Republican. Manufacturer; cotton mill business; president of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad, and other companies; U.S. Minister to France, 1892-93. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 17, 1920 (age 89 years, 83 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Thomas Jefferson
      Relatives: Son of Ellen Wayles (Randolph) Coolidge (1796-1876) and Joseph Coolidge (1798-1879); married, November 4, 1852, to Mehitable Sullivan 'Hetty' Appleton (1831-1901; daughter of William Appleton); nephew of Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph and George Wythe Randolph; uncle of John Gardner Coolidge; grandson of Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr.; great-grandson of Thomas Jefferson; second great-grandson of Archibald Cary; third great-grandson of Richard Randolph; first cousin once removed of Francis Wayles Eppes; first cousin twice removed of Dabney Carr and John Wayles Eppes; first cousin thrice removed of John Randolph of Roanoke; first cousin four times removed of Richard Bland and Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); second cousin of Frederick Madison Roberts; second cousin once removed of Dabney Smith Carr; second cousin twice removed of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall and Alexander Keith Marshall; second cousin thrice removed of Theodorick Bland, Edmund Jenings Randolph and Beverley Randolph; third cousin once removed of Thomas Marshall, John Jordan Crittenden, Thomas Turpin Crittenden, Robert Crittenden, James Keith Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison; third cousin twice removed of Henry Lee, Charles Lee, Edmund Jennings Lee, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828) and Henry St. George Tucker; fourth cousin of Alexander Parker Crittenden, Thomas Leonidas Crittenden, Thomas Theodore Crittenden, John Augustine Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison II; fourth cousin once removed of Benjamin William Sheridan Cabell (1793-1862), Edmund Randolph, Nathaniel Beverly Tucker, Thomas Theodore Crittenden, Jr., William Marshall Bullitt and Alexander Scott Bullitt.
      Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
    Henry Cabot Lodge Henry Cabot Lodge (1850-1924) — of Nahant, Essex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 12, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1880-81; Massachusetts Republican state chair, 1883; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1887-93; resigned 1893; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1893-1924; died in office 1924; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1896 (speaker), 1900, 1904, 1908, 1916, 1920 (Temporary Chair; Permanent Chair; speaker), 1924. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Died, after a severe stroke, at Charlesgate Hospital, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., November 9, 1924 (age 74 years, 181 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Ellerton Lodge (1820-1901) and Anna Sophie (Cabot) Lodge (1821-1900); married, June 29, 1871, to Anna Cabot Mills 'Nannie' Davis (1850-1915; daughter of Admiral Charles Henry Davis (1807-1877); sister-in-law of Brooks Adams; granddaughter of Elijah Hunt Mills); father of Constance Lodge (1872-1941; who married Augustus Peabody Gardner) and George 'Bay' Lodge (1873-1909; grandson-in-law of Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen); grandfather of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. and John Davis Lodge; great-grandson of George Cabot; great-grandfather of William Amory Gardner Minot and George Cabot Lodge (1927-); third cousin once removed of John Lee Saltonstall; third cousin twice removed of Leverett Saltonstall, Richard Saltonstall, William Gurdon Saltonstall and John Lee Saltonstall, Jr.; third cousin thrice removed of William Lawrence Saltonstall and John Forbes Kerry.
      Political families: Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Davis family; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Louis A. Coolidge — Albert Henry Washburn
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, July 1908
      Lemuel Shaw (1781-1861) — of Massachusetts. Born in Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass., January 9, 1781. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1811-14, 1820, 1829; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1820; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1821-22; chief justice of Massachusetts supreme judicial court, 1830-60. Drew up the first charter of the city of Boston in 1822-23; wrote the decision in Commonwealth v. Hunt, 1842, which exempted labor unions from the criminal conspiracy law. Related by marriage to the author Herman Melville. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 30, 1861 (age 80 years, 80 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
    Charles Sumner Charles Sumner (1811-1874) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 6, 1811. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1848; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1851-74; died in office 1874. In May, 1856, he suffered severe injuries in an assault by South Carolina Rep. Preston S. Brooks, who was furious over an anti-slavery speech. Died in Washington, D.C., March 11, 1874 (age 63 years, 64 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery; statue erected 1879 at Boston Public Garden, Boston, Mass.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Pinckney Sumner (1776-1839) and Relief (Jacob) Sumner (1785-1866); married 1866 to Alice Mason Hooper; fourth cousin of Israel Washburn and Reuel Washburn; fourth cousin once removed of Israel Washburn, Jr., Elihu Benjamin Washburne, Cadwallader Colden Washburn, Charles Ames Washburn (1822-1889) and William Drew Washburn.
      Political families: Washburn family of Raynham, Massachusetts; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: L. M. Keitt
      Other politicians named for him: Charles S. CairnsCharles Sumner BirdCharles S. ChaseCharles S. AshleyCharles Sumner HamlinCharles S. WinansCharles S. EastmanCharles Sumner Bird, Jr.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Library of Congress
    William E. Russell William Eustis Russell (1857-1896) — also known as William E. Russell — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., January 6, 1857. Democrat. Lawyer; Governor of Massachusetts, 1891-94; defeated, 1888, 1889. Died suddenly, in a fishing camp near Grand-Pabos (now Chandler), Quebec, July 14, 1896 (age 39 years, 190 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, June 3, 1885, to Margaret Swan; father of Richard Manning Russell (1891-1977).
      Cross-reference: Charles Warren
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: The Parties and The Men (1896)
      Roger Wolcott (1847-1900) — of Massachusetts. Born July 13, 1847. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1893-97; Governor of Massachusetts, 1896-1900. Died December 21, 1900 (age 53 years, 161 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joshua Huntington Wolcott (1804-1891) and Cornelia (Frothingham) Wolcott (1824-1850); married to Edith Prescott (1853-1934); grandson of Frederick Wolcott; grandnephew of Oliver Wolcott, Jr.; great-grandson of Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; great-grandnephew of Erastus Wolcott and Ebenezer Huntington; second great-grandson of Roger Wolcott; fifth great-grandson of William Leete; sixth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; first cousin twice removed of Roger Griswold and Jabez Williams Huntington; first cousin five times removed of Benjamin Huntington; second cousin twice removed of John Davenport, James Davenport, Henry Huntington, Gurdon Huntington and Abel Huntington; second cousin thrice removed of William Pitkin and Samuel Huntington; second cousin four times removed of Joshua Coit and Samuel Gager; third cousin of John William Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott and Matthew Griswold (1833-1919); third cousin once removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Theodore Davenport, Benjamin Nicoll Huntington, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott; third cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Samuel H. Huntington, Augustus Seymour Porter (1769-1849), Daniel Pitkin, Peter Buell Porter, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Selden Chapin; third cousin thrice removed of Enoch Woodbridge, Joseph Silliman, Samuel R. Gager, Samuel Austin Gager, James Jermiah Wadsworth and Frederic Lincoln Chapin; fourth cousin of Elisha Hunt Allen and George Washington Wolcott; fourth cousin once removed of Timothy Pitkin, Zina Hyde, Jr., Nathaniel Huntington, James Huntington, Augustus Seymour Porter (1798-1872), Edmund Holcomb, Peter Buell Porter, Jr., Elisha Mills Huntington, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, Peter Augustus Porter, William Fessenden Allen, Frederick Hobbes Allen (1858-1937) and Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Jeremiah Mason (1768-1848) — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Lebanon, New London County, Conn., April 27, 1768. Lawyer; New Hampshire state attorney general, 1802-05; U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1813-17; resigned 1817; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1820-21, 1824. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 14, 1848 (age 80 years, 170 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jeremiah Mason (1730-1813) and Elizabeth (Fitch) Mason (1731-1809); married, November 6, 1799, to Mary Means (1777-1858); third great-grandfather of John Forbes Kerry; first cousin thrice removed of Lorin Andrews Lathrop; third cousin of David Hough; third cousin once removed of John Adams, George Champlin, Henry Brewster Stanton and Samuel Townsend Douglass; third cousin twice removed of David Edgerton, Jonathan R. Herrick, Joshua Perkins, Alfred Avery Burnham, Robert Coit, Jr., Erskine Mason Phelps, Dwight Arthur Silliman and Giles Russell Taggart; third cousin thrice removed of D-Cady Herrick, Spencer Gale Frink, William Brainard Coit and Walter Richmond Herrick; fourth cousin of Jason Kellogg, John Quincy Adams, Christopher Grant Champlin, Stephen Daniel Tilden, Daniel Cady, Orsamus Cook Merrill, Timothy Merrill and Alvah Nash; fourth cousin once removed of Oliver Owen Forward, Silas Dewey Kellogg, Walter Forward, Abiel Case, Chauncey Forward, George Washington Adams, Edmund Holcomb, Jairus Case, Daniel Rose Tilden, Charles Francis Adams, Edwin Denison Morgan, Farrand Fassett Merrill (1814-1859), Elizabeth Cady Stanton and William Gleason, Jr..
      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 — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Peleg Sprague (1793-1880) — of Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Mass., April 27, 1793. Whig. Lawyer; member of Maine state legislature, 1820; U.S. Representative from Maine 4th District, 1825-29; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1829-35; candidate for Governor of Maine, 1834; delegate to Whig National Convention from Massachusetts, 1839 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; speaker); U.S. District Judge for Massachusetts, 1841-65; resigned 1865. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 13, 1880 (age 87 years, 169 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Grandfather of Charles Franklin Sprague (1857-1902).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Rufus Choate (1799-1859) — of Salem, Essex County, Mass. Born in Hog Island, Ipswich, Essex County, Mass., October 1, 1799. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1830; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1831-35; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1841-45; Massachusetts state attorney general, 1853-54; resigned 1854. Elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in 1915. Died in Halifax, Nova Scotia, July 13, 1859 (age 59 years, 285 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of George Choate; uncle of Joseph Hodges Choate (1832-1917).
      Political family: Choate family of Salem, Massachusetts.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Horace Gray Horace Gray (1828-1902) — of Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 24, 1828. Lawyer; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1864-81; chief justice of Massachusetts supreme judicial court, 1873-81; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1881-1902; died in office 1902. Unitarian. Died in Nahant, Essex County, Mass., September 15, 1902 (age 74 years, 175 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Horace Gray and Harriett (Upham) Gray; married to Jane Matthews (1860-1949; daughter of Stanley Matthews); descendant *** of William Gray (1750-1825).
      Political family: Gray-Matthews family of Boston, Massachusetts (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Louis D. Brandeis
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1902
      Francis Cabot Lowell (1855-1911) — of Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 7, 1855. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1895; U.S. District Judge for Massachusetts, 1898; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1905-11; died in office 1911. Member, American Bar Association; American Antiquarian Society. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 6, 1911 (age 56 years, 58 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Jonathan Mason (1756-1831) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 12, 1756. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1786-96, 1805-08; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council, 1797-98; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1799-1800, 1803-04; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1800-03; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1817-20. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 1, 1831 (age 75 years, 50 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Miriam (Clarke) Mason (1710-1774) and Jonathan Mason (1725-1798); married, April 13, 1779, to Susannah Powell (1760-1836); second great-grandfather of Emily Sears (who married Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.), Jean Struthers Sears (who married Archibald Stevens Alexander), Augustus Peabody Gardner and Charles Francis Adams; third great-grandfather of George Cabot Lodge (1927-); fourth great-grandfather of William Amory Gardner Minot; third cousin twice removed of Porter Beal and Alfred Avery Burnham; third cousin thrice removed of Rice Aner Beal, Eugene Emery Beal and Joseph Lorenzo Beal.
      Political families: Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Davis family; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Kent (1802-1877) — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Concord, Merrimack County, N.H., January 8, 1802. Lawyer; mayor of Bangor, Maine, 1836-37; Governor of Maine, 1838-39, 1841-42; defeated, 1836, 1838, 1839, 1841; U.S. Consul in Rio de Janeiro, 1849-53; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1856 (speaker); justice of Maine state supreme court, 1859-73. Died of heart failure, in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, May 19, 1877 (age 75 years, 131 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Edward Kent, Jr. (1862-1916).
      The town of Fort Kent, Maine, is named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    William M. Osborne William McKinley Osborne (1842-1902) — also known as William M. Osborne — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Girard, Trumbull County, Ohio, April 26, 1842. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Consul General in London, 1897-1902, died in office 1902. Died, from Bright's disease and dropsy, in Wimbledon, London, England, April 29, 1902 (age 60 years, 3 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Abner Osborne (1810-1890) and Abigail (Allison) Osborne (1818-1905); married 1878 to Frances Clara Hastings (1851-1930); first cousin of William McKinley, Jr. (1843-1901).
      Political family: McKinley-Osborne-Fletcher-Allison family of Ohio.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, June 1902
      George Cabot (1752-1823) — of Massachusetts. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., December 3, 1752. Delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1777; delegate to Massachusetts convention to ratify U.S. constitution, 1787; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1791-96. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 18, 1823 (age 70 years, 136 days). Original interment at Old Granary Burying Ground, Boston, Mass.; reinterment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Cabot (1720-1782) and Elizabeth (Higginson) Cabot (1722-1781); married to Elizabeth Higginson (1756-1826); great-grandfather of Henry Cabot Lodge; second great-granduncle of John Lee Saltonstall; third great-grandfather of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. and John Davis Lodge; third great-granduncle of Leverett Saltonstall, Richard Saltonstall, William Gurdon Saltonstall and John Lee Saltonstall, Jr.; fourth great-grandfather of William Amory Gardner Minot and George Cabot Lodge (1927-); fourth great-granduncle of William Lawrence Saltonstall and John Forbes Kerry.
      Political families: Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Davis family; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Gorham Palfrey (1796-1881) — also known as John G. Palfrey — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 2, 1796. Republican. Secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1844-48; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1847-49; postmaster at Boston, Mass., 1861-67. Died in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., April 26, 1881 (age 84 years, 359 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Kent, Jr. (1862-1916) — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, August 8, 1862. Republican. Chief justice of Arizona territorial supreme court, 1902-12; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1916. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 30, 1916 (age 53 years, 357 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward Kent (1802-1877).
      Frederic Dodge (1847-1927) — of Massachusetts. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., April 4, 1847. U.S. District Judge for Massachusetts, 1905-12; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1912-18. Died March 7, 1927 (age 79 years, 337 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      John Quincy Adams Brackett (1842-1918) — also known as John Q. A. Brackett — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Arlington, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Bradford, Merrimack County, N.H., June 8, 1842. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1877-82, 1884-87; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1885-86; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1887-90; Governor of Massachusetts, 1890-91; defeated, 1890; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1892; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1896, 1900. Died in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., April 6, 1918 (age 75 years, 302 days). Entombed at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: John Quincy Adams
      Relatives: Son of Ambrose S. Brackett and Nancy (Brown) Brackett; married, June 20, 1878, to Angie M. Peck.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Story (1779-1845) — of Salem, Essex County, Mass.; Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Marblehead, Essex County, Mass., September 18, 1779. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1805-07, 1811; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1811; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1808-09; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1811-45; died in office 1845; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1820. Unitarian. Elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in 1900. Died in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., September 10, 1845 (age 65 years, 357 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Sarah Waldo Wetmore (1784-1855); granduncle of Bert J. Storey (1880-1958).
      Cross-reference: Harry A. Blackmun
      Story County, Iowa is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Huntley Nowel Spaulding (1869-1955) — also known as Huntley N. Spaulding — of Rochester, Strafford County, N.H. Born in Townsend Harbor, Townsend, Middlesex County, Mass., October 30, 1869. Republican. Manufacturer; Governor of New Hampshire, 1927-29; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1928, 1932, 1936 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1940, 1944; candidate for Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1940. Protestant. Died in Rochester, Strafford County, N.H., November 14, 1955 (age 86 years, 15 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jonas Spaulding and Emeline (Cummings) Spaulding; brother of Rolland Harty Spaulding (1873-1942); married, August 11, 1900, to Harriet Mason (1876-1954).
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Joseph Albree Gilmore (1811-1867) — also known as Joseph A. Gilmore — of Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Born June 10, 1811. Member of New Hampshire state senate 4th District, 1858-60; Governor of New Hampshire, 1863-65. Died April 7, 1867 (age 55 years, 301 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Emory Washburn (1800-1877) — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born February 14, 1800. Whig. Candidate for mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1852; Governor of Massachusetts, 1854-55. Died March 18, 1877 (age 77 years, 32 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Robert Luce (1862-1946) — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass.; Waltham, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine, December 2, 1862. Republican. Lawyer; director, Boston Mutual Life Insurance Company; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Seventh Middlesex District, 1899, 1901-08; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1912-13; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1917-19; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1919-35, 1937-41 (13th District 1919-33, 9th District 1933-35, 1937-41); defeated, 1934, 1940. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; American Political Science Association; American Economic Association; Exchange Club. Died April 7, 1946 (age 83 years, 126 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Enos Thompson Luce and Phebe (Learned) Luce; married 1885 to Mabelle Farnham.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frank William Taussig (1859-1940) — also known as Frank W. Taussig; "The American Marshall" — Born in St. Louis, Mo., December 28, 1859. University professor; economist; chair, U.S. Tariff Commission, 1917-19. Member, American Economic Association; Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Delta Phi. Died in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., November 11, 1940 (age 80 years, 319 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Taussig and Adele (Wurpel) Taussig; brother of Walter M. Taussig (1862-1923).
      Political family: Taussig family of St. Louis, Missouri.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Wallace Oman (1864-1941) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Light Street, Columbia County, Pa., August 15, 1864. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; rear admiral, U.S. Navy, 1918; Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands. Died, in a nursing home at London, England, July 1, 1941 (age 76 years, 320 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Freas Oman (1839-1919) and Mary Jane (Shannon) Oman (1839-1899); married, November 22, 1907, to Virginia Center Morse (1877-1954).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Gardner Coolidge (1863-1936) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 4, 1863. Republican. U.S. Vice Consul in Pretoria, as of 1900; U.S. Minister to Nicaragua, 1908. Unitarian. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 28, 1936 (age 72 years, 239 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Randolph Coolidge (1828-1925) and Julia (Gardner) Coolidge (1841-1921); married, April 29, 1909, to Helen Granger Stevens (1876-1962); nephew of Thomas Jefferson Coolidge; grandnephew of Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph and George Wythe Randolph; great-grandson of Thomas Mann Randolph, Jr.; second great-grandson of Thomas Jefferson and John Lowell; second great-grandnephew of Timothy Pickering; third great-grandson of Archibald Cary; fourth great-grandson of Richard Randolph; first cousin of Augustus Peabody Gardner; first cousin twice removed of Francis Wayles Eppes and William Amory Gardner Minot; first cousin thrice removed of Dabney Carr and John Wayles Eppes; first cousin four times removed of John Randolph of Roanoke; first cousin five times removed of Richard Bland and Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); second cousin once removed of Frederick Madison Roberts; second cousin twice removed of Dudley Leavitt Pickman and Dabney Smith Carr; second cousin thrice removed of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall (1764-1848), Alexander Keith Marshall and John Wingate Weeks (1781-1853); second cousin four times removed of Theodorick Bland, Edmund Jenings Randolph and Beverley Randolph; third cousin twice removed of Thomas Marshall, John Jordan Crittenden, Thomas Turpin Crittenden, Robert Crittenden, James Keith Marshall and Carter Henry Harrison; third cousin thrice removed of Henry Lee, Charles Lee, Edmund Jennings Lee, Peyton Randolph (1779-1828), Henry St. George Tucker and John Forbes Kerry; fourth cousin once removed of Alexander Parker Crittenden, Thomas Leonidas Crittenden, Thomas Theodore Crittenden, John Augustine Marshall, Carter Henry Harrison II, John Wingate Weeks (1860-1926) and John Lee Saltonstall.
      Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Timothy Fuller (1778-1835) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County, Mass., July 11, 1778. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1817-25 (13th District 1817-19, 1st District 1819-25); member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1825-26; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1825-26. Died in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., October 1, 1835 (age 57 years, 82 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. Timothy Fuller (1739-1805) and Sarah (Williams) Fuller (1752-1822); married, May 11, 1809, to Margaret Crane (1789-1859); great-grandfather of Winifred Folsom (1882-1927; who married Edward Henry Delafield (1880-1955)).
      Political families: Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Winthrop-Folsom family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Lee Underhill (1867-1946) — also known as Charles L. Underhill — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Richmond, Va., July 20, 1867. Republican. Blacksmith; hardware merchant; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1900; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1921-33. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 28, 1946 (age 78 years, 192 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jesse Johnson Underhill and Sallie (Clements) Underhill; married, February 25, 1892, to Edith Lamprey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Leopold Morse (1831-1892) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Wachenheim, Bavaria (now Germany), August 15, 1831. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1876; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1877-85, 1887-89 (4th District 1877-83, 5th District 1883-85, 3rd District 1887-89); defeated, 1870, 1872. Jewish. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 15, 1892 (age 61 years, 122 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Randolph Appleton Kidder (1913-1996) — of Andover, Essex County, Mass.; Washington, D.C. Born in Ipswich, Essex County, Mass., July 6, 1913. U.S. Vice Consul in Montreal, as of 1938-39; Sydney, as of 1940-41; U.S. Consul in Pará, as of 1944-46; U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia, 1964-65. Died in Washington, D.C., January 4, 1996 (age 82 years, 182 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Alfred Vincent Kidder (1885-1963; archaeologist) and Madeleine (Appleton) Kidder (1891-1981); married, February 5, 1938, to Dorothy Douglas Robinson (1917-1995); grandnephew by marriage of Henry Hinckley Stafford; second great-grandson of James Appleton; second great-grandnephew of Nathan Dane Appleton; third great-grandson of Gurdon Huntington; third great-grandnephew of Henry Huntington; fourth great-grandson of Benjamin Huntington; first cousin thrice removed of John Appleton (1815-1864); first cousin four times removed of Nathan Appleton, William Appleton and Benjamin Nicoll Huntington; first cousin five times removed of John Davenport and James Davenport; second cousin once removed of Fannie Kidder Tyler; second cousin thrice removed of John Appleton (1804-1891); second cousin four times removed of Theodore Davenport; second cousin five times removed of Samuel Huntington and Abel Huntington; third cousin thrice removed of Benjamin W. Waite; fourth cousin of William Vinson Kidder (1881-1934); fourth cousin once removed of Arthur Taggard Appleton.
      Political family: Kidder family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Appleton (1786-1862) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Brookfield, Worcester County, Mass., November 16, 1786. U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1851-55, 1861 (1st District 1851-53, 5th District 1853-55, 1861); defeated, 1854, 1856. Died in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., February 15, 1862 (age 75 years, 91 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. Joseph Appleton (1751-1795) and Mary (Hook) Appleton (1756-1842); married to Mary Ann Cutler (1794-1860); father of Sarah E. Appleton (1822-1891; who married Amos Adams Lawrence) and Mehitable Sullivan 'Hetty' Appleton (1831-1901; who married Thomas Jefferson Coolidge); second great-grandfather of Leverett Saltonstall and Richard Saltonstall; third great-grandfather of William Lawrence Saltonstall; first cousin of Nathan Appleton, James Appleton and Nathan Dane Appleton; first cousin once removed of John Appleton (1804-1891) and John Appleton (1815-1864); first cousin thrice removed of Arthur Taggard Appleton; first cousin four times removed of Randolph Appleton Kidder; fourth cousin of John Appleton (1758-1829) and Thomas Appleton; fourth cousin once removed of John James Appleton and John Larkin Payson.
      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 — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Richard Fletcher (1788-1869) — of Massachusetts. Born in Cavendish, Windsor County, Vt., January 8, 1788. U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1837-39; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1848-53. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 21, 1869 (age 81 years, 164 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Horace Fletcher and Ryland Fletcher; uncle of Henry Addison Fletcher (1839-1897).
      Political family: Fletcher family of Cavendish, Vermont.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Forrester Andrew (1850-1895) — also known as John F. Andrew — of Massachusetts. Born in Hingham, Plymouth County, Mass., November 26, 1850. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1880-82; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1884-85; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1884; Democratic candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1886; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1889-93; defeated (Democratic), 1892. Died, from a stroke of apoplexy, in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 30, 1895 (age 44 years, 185 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Albion Andrew (1818-1867); brother of Henry Hersey Andrew; married, October 11, 1883, to Harriet Bayard Thayer (1853-1891); second cousin thrice removed of Timothy Pickering; third cousin thrice removed of Luther Lawrence, Abbott Lawrence and John Prescott Bigelow; fourth cousin once removed of Dudley Leavitt Pickman.
      Political families: Rodney family of Delaware; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts; Weeks-Bigelow-Andrew-Prescott family; Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts; Lawrence-Andrew-Rodney-Parrish family of Adel, Georgia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Artemas Ward, Jr. (1762-1847) — of Massachusetts. Born in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Mass., January 9, 1762. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1796-1800, 1811; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1813-17 (at-large 1813-15, 1st District 1815-17); member of Massachusetts state senate, 1818-19; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1820; state court judge in Massachusetts, 1820-39. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 7, 1847 (age 85 years, 271 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Artemas Ward (1727-1800) and Sarah (Trowbridge) Ward.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Hale (1831-1882) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 7, 1831. Newspaper editor; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1856-60, 1875-76; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1859; U.S. Consul General in Alexandria, 1864-71; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1871-72; Assistant U.S. Secretary of State, 1872-75. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 2, 1882 (age 50 years, 268 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Nathan Hale (1784-1863) and Sarah Preston (Everett) Hale (1796-1866); nephew of Edward Everett; first cousin of William Everett; third cousin once removed of George Seymour; third cousin twice removed of Daniel Upson; third cousin thrice removed of Elijah Hunt Mills; fourth cousin of Frederick Enoch Woodbridge (1818-1888).
      Political families: 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
      Charles Franklin Sprague (1857-1902) — also known as Charles F. Sprague — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Massachusetts, June 10, 1857. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1890; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 11th District, 1897-1901. Died January 30, 1902 (age 44 years, 234 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Grandson of Peleg Sprague (1793-1880).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Felix Frankfurter Felix Frankfurter (1882-1965) — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Vienna, Austria, November 15, 1882. Law professor; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1939-62. Jewish. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; American Civil Liberties Union. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1963. Suffered a heart attack, and died the next day, in George Washington University Hospital, Washington, D.C., February 22, 1965 (age 82 years, 99 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Leopold Frankfurter and Emma (Winter) Frankfurter; married, December 20, 1919, to Marion A. Denman (1890-1975).
      Cross-reference: Philip Elman
      See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Felix Frankfurter: H. N. Hirsch, The Enigma of Felix Frankfurter — James F Simon, The antagonists: Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter and civil liberties in modern America — Melvin I. Urofsky, Felix Frankfurter: Judicial Restraint and Individual Liberties — Robert A. Burt, Two Jewish Justices: Outcasts in the Promised Land
      Image source: Library of Congress
      Samuel Hurd Walley (1805-1877) — also known as Samuel H. Walley — of Roxbury, Norfolk County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass. Born in Massachusetts, 1805. Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1844-46; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1853-55. Died in 1877 (age about 72 years). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Mehetable Sumner Bates (1810-1853) and Ann Gray Hawes (1825-1884).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Nathan Appleton (1779-1861) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in New Ipswich, Hillsborough County, N.H., October 6, 1779. Merchant; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1815-16, 1821, 1823-24, 1827; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1831-33, 1842. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 14, 1861 (age 81 years, 281 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Isaac Appleton (1731-1806) and Mary (Adams) Appleton (1742-1827); married, April 13, 1806, to Maria Theresa Gold (1786-1833); married, January 8, 1839, to Harriet Coffin Sumner (1804-1867); father of Francis Elizabeth Appleton (1817-1861; who married of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882; poet)); first cousin of James Appleton, William Appleton and Nathan Dane Appleton (1794-1861); first cousin once removed of John Appleton (1804-1891) and John Appleton (1815-1864); first cousin thrice removed of Arthur Taggard Appleton; first cousin four times removed of Leverett Saltonstall, Richard Saltonstall and Randolph Appleton Kidder; first cousin five times removed of William Lawrence Saltonstall; second cousin once removed of Andrew Adams; third cousin thrice removed of Charles Willoughby Dayton; fourth cousin of John Appleton (1758-1829) and Thomas Appleton; fourth cousin once removed of John James Appleton, Samuel Finley Vinton and John Larkin Payson.
      Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Robbins Curtis (1809-1874) — also known as Benjamin R. Curtis — of Massachusetts. Born in Watertown, Middlesex County, Mass., November 4, 1809. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1849; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1851-57. Episcopalian. Died in Newport, Newport County, R.I., September 15, 1874 (age 64 years, 315 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Curtis and Lois (Robbins) Curtis (1780-1866); married, May 8, 1833, to Eliza M. Woodward (1816-1844); married, January 5, 1846, to Anna Wroe Scollay (1816-1860); married, August 29, 1861, to Maria Malleville Allen (1831-1902); father of Anne Wroe Scollay Curtis (1847-1929; who married Seth Low (1850-1916)).
      Political family: White-Moffat-Low family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Elisha Hunt Allen (1804-1883) — also known as Elisha H. Allen — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in New Salem, Franklin County, Mass., January 28, 1804. Whig. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1835-40, 1846-47; Speaker of the Maine State House of Representatives, 1838; delegate to Whig National Convention from Maine, 1839 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; member, Committee to Notify Nominees); U.S. Representative from Maine 1st District, 1841-43; defeated, 1842; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1849-50; U.S. Consul in Honolulu, 1849-53; became a citizen of the Kingdom of Hawaii; Minister of Finance for King Kamehameha III; member, Hawaii House of Nobles, 1854-56; Kingdom of Hawaii Minister to the United States, 1856-83; chief justice, Kingdom of Hawaii Supreme Court, 1857-77. Died suddenly from heart disease, while attending a diplomatic reception at the White House, Washington, D.C., January 1, 1883 (age 78 years, 338 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Clesson Allen and Mary (Hunt) Allen (1774-1833); married 1828 to Sarah Elizabeth Fessenden; married, March 11, 1857, to Mary Harrod Hobbes; father of William Fessenden Allen and Frederick Hobbes Allen (1858-1937); second great-grandnephew of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin thrice removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; second cousin of Gouverneur Morris; second cousin once removed of Elijah Hunt Mills; second cousin twice removed of Oliver Ellsworth, Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin thrice removed of William Pitkin; third cousin of Chester Ashley; third cousin once removed of Theodore Dwight, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Abijah Blodget, Albert Asahel Bliss and Philemon Bliss; third cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Jonathan Ingersoll, Jared Ingersoll, Daniel Pitkin, Oliver Morgan Hungerford, Judson H. Warner and Josiah Quincy; third cousin thrice removed of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. and John Davis Lodge; fourth cousin 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, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); fourth cousin once removed of Jonathan Brace, Timothy Pitkin, James Kilbourne, Amaziah Brainard, Charles Jared Ingersoll, Joseph Reed Ingersoll, Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll, Greene Carrier Bronson, Charles Anthony Ingersoll, John Adams Taintor, Henry G. Taintor, Joseph Pomeroy Root, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, John Hill Walbridge, Edward Oliver Wolcott, Walter Harrison Blodget, Henry E. Walbridge, Edwin W. Kellogg, Alfred Wolcott and Samuel Herbert Kellogg.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Wilson Candler (1828-1903) — also known as John W. Candler — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 10, 1828. Republican. Importer and exporter; member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1860; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1881-83, 1889-91 (8th District 1881-83, 9th District 1889-91); defeated, 1890. Died in Providence, Providence County, R.I., March 16, 1903 (age 75 years, 34 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Peleg Coffin, Jr. (1756-1805) — of Massachusetts. Born in Nantucket, Nantucket County, Mass., November 3, 1756. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1780; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1793-95; Massachusetts state treasurer, 1797-1801. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 6, 1805 (age 48 years, 123 days). Original interment at Friends Burial Grounds, Boston, Mass.; reinterment in 1833 at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Everett (1839-1910) — also known as "Piggy" — of Quincy, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Watertown, Middlesex County, Mass., October 10, 1839. Democrat. College professor; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1893-95; defeated, 1890 (6th District), 1892 (7th District); Gold Democratic candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1897. Died in Quincy, Norfolk County, Mass., February 16, 1910 (age 70 years, 129 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward Everett and Charlotte Gray (Brooks) Everett; grandnephew of Benjamin Gorham; great-grandson of Nathaniel Gorham; first cousin of Charles Hale, John Quincy Adams and Brooks Adams; first cousin once removed of Charles Francis Adams; first cousin twice removed of Leverett Saltonstall, Richard Saltonstall and Thomas Boylston Adams (1910-1997); first cousin thrice removed of William Lawrence Saltonstall.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frederick Simpson Deitrick (1875-1948) — also known as Frederick S. Deitrick — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in New Brighton, Beaver County, Pa., April 9, 1875. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Fifth Middlesex District, 1905; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1913-15; defeated, 1906 (8th District), 1908 (8th District), 1910 (8th District), 1914 (8th District), 1916 (8th District), 1932 (9th District). Died in Middleton, Essex County, Mass., May 24, 1948 (age 73 years, 45 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Asahel Stearns (1774-1839) — of Massachusetts. Born in Massachusetts, 1774. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1810; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1815-17. Died in 1839 (age about 65 years). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Frances Wentworth Whitney (1772-1842).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Daniel Hayden (1833-1908) — also known as Edward D. Hayden — of Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., December 27, 1833. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1880; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1885-89; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1888. Died in Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass., November 15, 1908 (age 74 years, 324 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Albert Smith (1793-1867) — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Born in Hanover, Plymouth County, Mass., January 3, 1793. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1820; U.S. Representative from Maine 8th District, 1839-41; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1840. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 29, 1867 (age 74 years, 146 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Wiley Edmands (1809-1877) — also known as J. Wiley Edmands — of Newton Corner, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 1, 1809. U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1853-55; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1868. Died in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., January 31, 1877 (age 67 years, 336 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Selwyn Zadock Bowman (1840-1928) — also known as Selwyn Z. Bowman — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass.; Cohasset, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., May 11, 1840. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1870-71, 1873; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1876-77; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1879-83. Member, Freemasons. Died in Framingham, Middlesex County, Mass., September 30, 1928 (age 88 years, 142 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Zadock Bowman and Rosetta (Cram) Bowman; married, June 20, 1866, to Martha E. Tufts.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John McKeown Snow Williams (1818-1886) — of Massachusetts. Born in Virginia, 1818. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1850; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1873-75. Died in 1886 (age about 68 years). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Theodore Lyman (1833-1897) — of Massachusetts. Born in Waltham, Middlesex County, Mass., August 23, 1833. U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1883-85. Died in Nahant, Essex County, Mass., September 9, 1897 (age 64 years, 17 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Theodore Lyman (1792-1849) and Mary Elizabeth (Henderson) Lyman (1799-1836); married to Elizabeth Russell (1836-1911).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frank Dyer Chester (1869-1938) — also known as Frank D. Chester — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Newton Lower Falls, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., December 2, 1869. Republican. School teacher; U.S. Consul in Budapest, 1897-1904; U.S. Consul General in Budapest, 1904-08. Unitarian. Member, American Society for International Law. Died, in Boston City Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 14, 1938 (age 68 years, 194 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Edward Chester and Miranda (Burgess) Chester.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Hopkinson Eliot (1907-1991) — also known as Thomas H. Eliot — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y.; Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., June 14, 1907. Democrat. Newspaper reporter; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1941-43; defeated, 1938, 1942, 1944. Unitarian. Died in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., October 14, 1991 (age 84 years, 122 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Atkins Eliot and Frances Stone (Hopkinson) Eliot; married, October 10, 1936, to Lois A. Jameson; great-grandson of Samuel Atkins Eliot (1798-1862).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Grafton Dulany Cushing (1864-1939) — also known as Grafton D. Cushing — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 4, 1864. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904 (alternate), 1912; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1906-07; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1912-14; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1915-16. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 31, 1939 (age 74 years, 300 days). Entombed at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Maynard Cushing (1836-1907) and Olivia Donaldson (Dulany) Cushing (1839-1906); third cousin twice removed of Archibald Cox; fourth cousin once removed of Arthur Percy Cushing (1856-1930).
      Political families: Pike family of Lubec, Maine; Adams-Baldwin-Otis family of Boston, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      George Lewis Ruffin (1834-1886) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Richmond, Va., December 16, 1834. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1869-71; Labor Reform candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1871; municipal judge in Massachusetts, 1883. African ancestry. First Black graduate of Harvard Law School, 1869. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 19, 1886 (age 51 years, 338 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1858 to Josephine St. Pierre (1842-1924).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Henry Lewis (1868-1949) — also known as William H. Lewis; Bill Lewis — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass.; Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Berkley, Norfolk County (now part of Norfolk), Va., November 28, 1868. Republican. As a student at Harvard, was the first Black All-American football player (1892-93); lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1902. Baptist; later Catholic. African ancestry. Died, of heart failure, in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 1, 1949 (age 80 years, 34 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ashley Lewis and Josephine (Baker) Lewis; married, September 26, 1896, to Elizabeth Baker.
      Amos Adams Lawrence (1814-1886) — also known as Amos A. Lawrence — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 31, 1814. Owner, Ipswich Mills, maker of cotton and woollen goods; abolitionist; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1858 (American), 1860 (Constitutional Union). Episcopalian. Died in Nahant, Essex County, Mass., August 22, 1886 (age 72 years, 22 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Amos Lawrence (1786-1852) and Sarah (Richards) Lawrence (1790-1819); married, March 31, 1842, to Sarah Elizabeth Appleton (1822-1891; daughter of William Appleton); father of Susan Mason Lawrence (1852-1923; who married William Caleb Loring); nephew of Luther Lawrence and Abbott Lawrence (1792-1855); great-grandfather of Leverett Saltonstall and Richard Saltonstall; second great-grandfather of William Lawrence Saltonstall; first cousin of Samuel Abbott Green; third cousin twice removed of Charles Moore Bancroft; fourth cousin of Alonzo M. Garcelon; fourth cousin once removed of John Albion Andrew, Charles Courtney Pinkney Holden, Ebenezer Gregg Danforth Holden, Winfield Scott Holden and Alonzo Marston Garcelon.
      Political families: Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts; Lawrence-Andrew-Rodney-Parrish family of Adel, Georgia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The city of Lawrence, Kansas, is named for him.  — Lawrence University, in Appleton, Wisconsin, is named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Franc Jones (1828-1913) — also known as Edward F. Jones — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y. Born in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y., June 3, 1828. Democrat. Dry goods merchant; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1865; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1886-91. Died in Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y., August 4, 1913 (age 85 years, 62 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Horace Newton Fisher (1836-1916) — also known as Horace N. Fisher — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 19, 1836. Commission merchant; Consul for Chile in Boston, Mass., 1876-1916. Died in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., October 23, 1916 (age 80 years, 4 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Arthur Percy Cushing (1856-1930) — also known as Arthur P. Cushing — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in North Scituate, Scituate, Plymouth County, Mass., August 16, 1856. Lawyer; Consul for Mexico in Boston, Mass., 1887-1901; Consul for Bolivia in Boston, Mass., 1907-29; Honorary Vice-Consul for Mexico in Boston, Mass., 1911-14. Died in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., December 13, 1930 (age 74 years, 119 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elizabeth Adelaide (Baldwin) Cushing (1810-1879) and Thomas Cushing (1814-1895); married, May 16, 1888, to Elizabeth Winslow Williams; fourth cousin once removed of Caleb Cushing (1800-1879), George Bailey Loring and Grafton Dulany Cushing.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Pike family of Lubec, Maine; Adams-Baldwin-Otis family of Boston, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Andrew Cutting (1841-1898) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 29, 1841. Honorary Consul for Argentina in Boston, Mass., 1886-98. Member, Freemasons. Died, from Bright's disease, in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., January 25, 1898 (age 56 years, 27 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gilbert Cutting (1806-1890) and Mary Adeline (Hastings) Cutting (1811-1880); second cousin twice removed of Asa Davis Cutting (1895-1953).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Cutler Clark (1800-1863) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 29, 1800. Republican. Merchant; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1856; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1860; Consul for Haiti in Boston, Mass., 1860-63. Died, from typhoid fever, in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 14, 1863 (age 63 years, 46 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Clark (1763-1822) and Sarah (Davis) Clark (1767-1832); married 1824 to Mary Preston (1798-1867); father of Benjamin Cutler Clark, Jr. (1833-1909); grandfather of Benjamin Preston Clark.
      Political family: Clark family of Boston, Massachusetts.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Iasigi (1800-1877) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Smyrna (now Izmir), Turkey, August 20, 1800. Merchant; shipowner; Consul for Turkey in Boston, Mass., 1864-77. Armenian ancestry. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 22, 1877 (age 76 years, 275 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, January 3, 1846, to Eulalie Loir (1821-1883); father of Oscar Anthony Iasigi and Joseph Andrew Iasigi (1848-1917); grandfather of Nora Iasigi (who married William Marshall Bullitt).
      Political family: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Freeman Norton Blake (1822-1889) — also known as Freeman N. Blake — of Kansas. Born in Farmington Falls, Farmington, Franklin County, Maine, June 1, 1822. Lawyer; member of Kansas territorial legislature, 1857; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1861; U.S. Consul in Fort Erie, 1865-69; Hamilton, 1869-73. Died in Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass., May 19, 1889 (age 66 years, 352 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Dawes Blake (1768-1849) and Martha (Norton) Blake (1786-1873); married, December 21, 1862, to Helen Sarah Baker.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Andrew Iasigi (1848-1917) — also known as Joseph A. Iasigi — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Massachusetts, January 15, 1848. Consular Agent for France in Boston, Mass., 1873-77; Consul-General for Turkey in Boston, Mass., 1889-97; he failed to account for a trust fund, refused to answer questions, and fled to New York City; arrested there in February 1897 and extradited to Boston; charged with embezzlement of about $220,000; pleaded not guilty; tried and convicted in November 1897; sentenced to 14-18 years in prison; pardoned in 1909. Armenian and French ancestry. Died in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., January 24, 1917 (age 69 years, 9 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Iasigi (1800-1877) and Eulalie (Loir) Iasigi (1821-1883); brother of Oscar Anthony Iasigi; married 1881 to Marie P. Homer; uncle of Nora Iasigi (who married William Marshall Bullitt).
      Political family: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Oscar Anthony Iasigi (1846-1884) — also known as Oscar Iasigi — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., October 18, 1846. Importer and exporter; treasurer, Vassalboro woolen mills; Vice-Consul for Turkey in Boston, Mass., 1871-77; Consul-General for Turkey in Boston, Mass., 1877-84. Armenian and French ancestry. Perished in the wreck of the steamship SS City of Columbus, which hit a reef and sank, in Vineyard Sound, January 18, 1884 (age 37 years, 92 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Iasigi (1800-1877) and Eulalie (Loir) Iasigi (1821-1883); brother of Joseph Andrew Iasigi; father of Nora Iasigi (who married William Marshall Bullitt).
      Political family: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lawrence Bond (1853-1927) — also known as Amos Lawrence Bond — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Hawaii, February 4, 1853. Democrat. Lawyer; Honorary Consul for Hawaiian Islands in Boston, Mass., 1883-94; candidate for Massachusetts state senate Second Middlesex District, 1895. Died in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., October 8, 1927 (age 74 years, 246 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Sarah (Wight) Bond (1823-1878) and Edward Pearson Bond (1824-1893).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Edgar Sanborn (1860-1905) — also known as Charles E. Sanborn — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass.; Marblehead, Essex County, Mass. Born in Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine, April 29, 1860. Partner in Chase & Sanborn (co-founded by his father in 1862), coffee roasters and importers; Consul for Costa Rica in Boston, Mass., 1889-96. Died, from a stroke of apoplexy, at the Hotel Tudor on Beacon Streeet, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 27, 1905 (age 44 years, 273 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Solomon Sanborn and Harriet N. (Small) Sanborn; married, August 1, 1887, to Florence A. Blazo (1858-1918).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      George Naum Prifti (1896-1965) — also known as George N. Prifti — of Watertown, Middlesex County, Mass.; Revere, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Albania, June 24, 1896. Naturalized U.S. citizen; lawyer; Consul for Albania in Boston, Mass., 1926-35. Member, Freemasons. Died in Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y., July 26, 1965 (age 69 years, 32 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Theo Ford.
      Sewall Wester Abbott (1859-1943) — also known as Sewall W. Abbott — of Wolfeboro, Carroll County, N.H. Born in Tuftonboro, Carroll County, N.H., April 11, 1859. Republican. Lawyer; president, Wolfeboro Woolen Mills; probate judge in New Hampshire, 1889-1921; member of New Hampshire state senate, 1923-25; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee). Unitarian. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Upsilon; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Order of the Eastern Star; Odd Fellows; Grange; Redmen; Grand Army of the Republic; Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Wolfeboro, Carroll County, N.H., January 3, 1943 (age 83 years, 267 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Abbott and Phebe Jane (Graves) Abbott; married, June 10, 1893, to Elma (King) Hodgdon (1858-1929).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Henry Bowen Clark Greene (1800-1848) — also known as Henry B. C. Greene — Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., April 3, 1800. Physician; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1830. Catholic. Died in Saco, York County, Maine, January 31, 1848 (age 47 years, 303 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Greene (1764-1837) and Lydia (Clark) Greene (1768-1830); married to Elizabeth Fairfield Hartley (1801-1894); grandfather of Ernest de Beaufort Le Prohon (1855-1928).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    Willis J. Abbot Willis John Abbot (1863-1934) — also known as Willis J. Abbot; Willis J. Abbott — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; New York, New York County, N.Y.; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich.; Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich.; Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 16, 1863. Democrat. Newspaper editor; chairman of Henry George's campaign for Mayor of New York City, 1898; director of the Democratic National Press Bureau, 1900 and 1908; close friend and spokesman of William Jennings Bryan; candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1903; editor, Christian Science Monitor, 1922-27. Christian Scientist. Member, American Economic Association. Died in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., May 19, 1934 (age 71 years, 64 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Waldo Abbot and Julia (Holmes) Abbot; married 1888 to Amanda Mack (born 1863).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, November 1897
      John Eliot Thayer, Jr. (1887-1966) — also known as John E. Thayer, Jr. — of Lancaster, Worcester County, Mass.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Milton, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Lancaster, Worcester County, Mass., August 19, 1887. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Tenth Worcester District, 1923-24; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928. Died in Milton, Norfolk County, Mass., August 24, 1966 (age 79 years, 5 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Eliot Thayer (1862-1935) and Evelyn Duncan (Forbes) Thayer (1862-1940); married, April 6, 1911, to Katherine Lee Bayard Warren; great-grandnephew of Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; second great-grandson of Stephen Van Rensselaer; second great-grandnephew of Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler and Rensselaer Westerlo; third great-grandson of Philip John Schuyler; third great-grandnephew of Stephen John Schuyler, Jeremiah Van Rensselaer and Robert Van Rensselaer; fourth great-grandson of Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746), Stephanus Bayard and Philip Livingston; fourth great-grandnephew of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston and William Livingston; fifth great-grandson of Stephanus Van Cortlandt, Robert Livingston the Younger, Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747) and Dirck Ten Broeck; fifth great-grandnephew of Jacobus Van Cortlandt, John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775) and Gilbert Livingston; sixth great-grandson of Nicholas Bayard (1644?-1707), Robert Livingston the Elder, Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) and Pieter Van Brugh; sixth great-grandnephew of Johannes Cuyler; seventh great-grandson of Dirck Wesselse Ten Broeck; seventh great-grandnephew of Pieter Stuyvesant; first cousin twice removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; first cousin thrice removed of Philip Schuyler and James Alexander Hamilton; first cousin four times removed of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer and Edward Philip Livingston (1779-1843); first cousin five times removed of Volkert Petrus Douw, Nicholas Bayard (1736-1802), Philip P. Schuyler, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston and Killian Killian Van Rensselaer; first cousin six times removed of Robert Gilbert Livingston and Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775); first cousin seven times removed of David Davidse Schuyler, Myndert Davidtse Schuyler, Cornelis Cuyler and John Cruger, Jr.; second cousin thrice removed of Henry Walter Livingston and Edward Livingston (1796-1840); second cousin four times removed of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Peter Samuel Schuyler, Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Maturin Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay, William Jay and Charles Ludlow Livingston; second cousin five times removed of James Jay, John Jay, Frederick Jay and Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr.; third cousin of Bronson Murray Cutting; third cousin once removed of Robert Ray Hamilton; third cousin twice removed of Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; third cousin thrice removed of Peter Gansevoort, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jay II and James Adams Ekin; fourth cousin once removed of Robert Reginald Livingston.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Henry Dearborn (1751-1829) — of Massachusetts. Born in North Hampton, Rockingham County, N.H., February 23, 1751. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1793-97 (4th District 1793-95, 1st District 1795-97); U.S. Secretary of War, 1801-09; U.S. Minister to Portugal, 1822-24. Member, Freemasons. Died in Roxbury, Norfolk County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., June 6, 1829 (age 78 years, 103 days). Original interment in unknown location; subsequent interment in 1834 at Mt. Auburn Cemetery; reinterment in 1848 at Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.
      Relatives: Father of Henry Alexander Scammell Dearborn (1783-1851).
      Dearborn County, Ind. is named for him.
      The city of Dearborn, Michigan, is named for him.  — The Dearborn River, in Lewis & Clark and Cascade counties, Montana, is named for him.  — Mount Dearborn, a former military arsenal on an island in the Catawba River, Chester County, South Carolina, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
    Hugh S. Legaré Hugh Swinton Legaré (1797-1843) — also known as Hugh S. Legaré — of South Carolina. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., January 2, 1797. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1820-21, 1824-30; South Carolina state attorney general, 1830-32; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Belgium, 1832-36; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 5th District, 1837-39; U.S. Attorney General, 1841-43; died in office 1843. Scottish and French Huguenot ancestry. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 20, 1843 (age 46 years, 169 days). Original interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery; reinterment at Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, S.C.
      Relatives: Son of Solomon Legare (1770-1799) and Mary (Swinton) Legare (1771-1843); granduncle of George Swinton Legaré (1869-1913); great-granduncle of Thomas Allen Legare, Jr..
      Political family: Seabrook-Legare family of Charleston, South Carolina.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: The South in the Building of the Nation (1909)
      Robert Bacon (1860-1919) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Jamaica Plain, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 5, 1860. Republican. Financier; U.S. Secretary of State, 1909; U.S. Ambassador to France, 1909-12; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from New York, 1916; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I. Presbyterian. English ancestry. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Died, from infection following surgery for mastoiditis, in the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 29, 1919 (age 58 years, 328 days). Original interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery; reinterment at Walnut Hills Cemetery, Brookline, Mass.
      Relatives: Son of William B. Bacon (1823-1906) and Emily C. (Low) Bacon (1835-1871); married, October 10, 1883, to Martha Waldron Cowdin (1860-1940); father of Robert Low Bacon and Gaspar Griswold Bacon (1886-1947).
      Political family: Bacon family of Westbury, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Old Cambridge Cemetery
    Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Francis Dana (1743-1811) — of Massachusetts. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., June 13, 1743. Delegate to Continental Congress from Massachusetts, 1777-78, 1784; signer, Articles of Confederation, 1778; U.S. Minister to Russia, 1780-83; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1785-1806; chief justice of Massachusetts supreme judicial court, 1791-1806; delegate to Massachusetts convention to ratify U.S. constitution, 1788. Died in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., April 25, 1811 (age 67 years, 316 days). Interment at Old Cambridge Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Isaiah Lewis Green (1761-1841) — also known as Isaiah L. Green — of Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass. Born in Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass., December 28, 1761. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1805-09, 1811-13. Died in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., December 5, 1841 (age 79 years, 342 days). Interment at Old Cambridge Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Pine Ridge Cemetery
    Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Horton H. Hilton (1869-1955) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., December 11, 1869. Republican. Passenger trainman; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twenty-Fifth Middlesex District, 1904-05; member of Massachusetts state senate Seventh Middlesex District, 1906. Died December 18, 1955 (age 86 years, 7 days). Interment at Pine Ridge Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Joseph Cemetery
    Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Paul R. Achin (1920-1981) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born February 2, 1920. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; insurance business; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1960. Died May 21, 1981 (age 61 years, 108 days). Interment at St. Joseph Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Gabrielle B. Ledoux.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
    Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar (1816-1895) — also known as E. Rockwood Hoar — of Concord, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., February 21, 1816. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state senate, 1846; common pleas court judge in Massachusetts, 1849-55; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1856 (member, Platform Committee; speaker); justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1859-69; U.S. Attorney General, 1869-70; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1873-75. Died in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., January 31, 1895 (age 78 years, 344 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Hoar and Sarah (Sherman) Hoar (1783-1866); brother of George Frisbie Hoar; married 1840 to Caroline Downes Brooks; father of Sherman Hoar; uncle of Rockwood Hoar; grandson of Roger Sherman; grandfather of Roger Sherman Hoar; first cousin of Roger Sherman Baldwin, Sherman Day and William Maxwell Evarts; first cousin once removed of Simeon Eben Baldwin, Maxwell Evarts and Arthur Outram Sherman (1864-?); first cousin thrice removed of Archibald Cox; second cousin twice removed of Chauncey Mitchell Depew and John Frederick Addis; second cousin thrice removed of John Stanley Addis; third cousin once removed of John Adams Dix.
      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 — Find-A-Grave memorial
    George F. Hoar George Frisbie Hoar (1826-1904) — also known as George F. Hoar — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., August 29, 1826. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1852; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1857; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1869-77 (8th District 1869-73, 9th District 1873-77); delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1876 (speaker), 1880, 1884, 1888; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1877-1904; died in office 1904. Died in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., September 30, 1904 (age 78 years, 32 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Hoar and Sarah (Sherman) Hoar (1783-1866); brother-in-law of William Whitney Rice; brother of Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar; married 1853 to Mary Louisa Spurr (1831-1859); married 1862 to Ruth Ann Miller (1830-1903); father of Rockwood Hoar; uncle of Sherman Hoar; grandson of Roger Sherman; granduncle of Roger Sherman Hoar; first cousin of Roger Sherman Baldwin, Sherman Day and William Maxwell Evarts; first cousin once removed of Simeon Eben Baldwin, Maxwell Evarts and Arthur Outram Sherman (1864-?); first cousin thrice removed of Archibald Cox; second cousin twice removed of Chauncey Mitchell Depew and John Frederick Addis; second cousin thrice removed of John Stanley Addis; third cousin once removed of John Adams Dix.
      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
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, July 1902
    Nathaniel Hawthorne Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) — also known as Nathaniel Hathorne — of Concord, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., July 4, 1804. Famed novelist and short story writer; U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1846-49; U.S. Consul in Liverpool, 1853-57. English ancestry. Died in Plymouth, Grafton County, N.H., May 19, 1864 (age 59 years, 320 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery; statue at Hawthorne Boulevard, Salem, Mass.
      Relatives: Son of Nathaniel Hathorne (1775-1808) and Elizabeth Clarke (Manning) Hathorne (1780-1849); married, July 9, 1842, to Sophia Amelia Peabody (1809-1871; sister-in-law of Horace Mann); great-grandfather of Olcott Hawthorne Deming; second great-grandfather of Rust Macpherson Deming; fourth cousin once removed of Daniel Putnam Tyler (1798-1875).
      Political families: Pendleton family of Connecticut; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Roosevelt family; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Deming family of Maryland and New York; Crowninshield-Adams family of Savannah, Georgia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The borough of Hawthorne, New Jersey, is named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Fiction by Nathaniel Hawthorne: The House of Seven Gables — The Scarlet Letter — Selected Short Stories of Nathaniel Hawthorne
      Books about Nathaniel Hawthorne: Brenda Wineapple, Hawthorne : A Life — Luther S. Luedtke, Nathaniel Hawthorne and the Romance of the Orient — Raymona E. Hull, Nathaniel Hawthorne, the English Experience, 1853-1864
      Image source: Project Gutenberg
      Sherman Hoar (1860-1898) — of Massachusetts. Born in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., July 30, 1860. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1891-93; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1893-97. Died October 7, 1898 (age 38 years, 69 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar and Caroline Downes (Brooks) Hoar (1820-1892); married to Caroline Prescott Wood (1860-1891); married 1892 to Mary T. Buttrick (1867-1952); father of Roger Sherman Hoar; nephew of George Frisbie Hoar; grandson of Samuel Hoar; great-grandson of Roger Sherman; first cousin of Rockwood Hoar; first cousin once removed of Roger Sherman Baldwin, Sherman Day and William Maxwell Evarts; second cousin of Simeon Eben Baldwin, Roger Sherman Greene, Maxwell Evarts, Arthur Outram Sherman (1864-?), Thomas Day Thacher and Roger Kent; second cousin twice removed of Archibald Cox; third cousin once removed of Chauncey Mitchell Depew and John Frederick Addis; third cousin twice removed of John Stanley Addis; fourth cousin of John Adams Dix.
      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 — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Whiting (1813-1873) — of Massachusetts. Born in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., March 3, 1813. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1873; died in office 1873. Died June 29, 1873 (age 60 years, 118 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      George Merrick Brooks (1824-1893) — of Massachusetts. Born in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., July 26, 1824. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1858; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1859; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1869-72; probate judge in Massachusetts, 1872. Died in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., September 22, 1893 (age 69 years, 58 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Samuel Hoar (1778-1856) — of Concord, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lincoln, Middlesex County, Mass., May 18, 1778. Whig. Lawyer; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1820; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1826, 1832-33; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1835-37; delegate to Whig National Convention from Massachusetts, 1839 (speaker); member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1850. Died in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., November 2, 1856 (age 78 years, 168 days). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Hoar (1743-1832) and Susanna (Peirce) Hoar (1752-1829); married 1813 to Sarah Sherman (1783-1866; daughter of Roger Sherman); father of Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar and George Frisbie Hoar; grandfather of Rockwood Hoar and Sherman Hoar (1860-1898); great-grandfather of Roger Sherman Hoar.
      Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island; 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 — Find-A-Grave memorial
      George Washington Wright (1816-1885) — of California. Born in Massachusetts, 1816. U.S. Representative from California at-large, 1849-51. Died in 1885 (age about 69 years). Interment at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: George Washington
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Varnum Cemetery
    Dracut, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Joseph Bradley Varnum (1751-1821) — also known as Joseph B. Varnum — of Dracut, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Dracut, Middlesex County, Mass., January 29, 1751. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1780-85; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1786-95, 1817-21; common pleas court judge in Massachusetts, 1790; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1795-1811 (9th District 1795-97, at-large 1797-1805, 4th District 1805-11); Speaker of the U.S. House, 1807-11; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1811-17. Died in Dracut, Middlesex County, Mass., September 21, 1821 (age 70 years, 235 days). Interment at Varnum Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of James Mitchell Varnum (1748-1789).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


    Durham Cemetery
    Town House Road
    Durham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Henry Gleason Newton (1843-1914) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Durham, Middlesex County, Conn., June 5, 1843. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1885, 1895; trustee, Farmers' and Mechanics' Savings Bank, Middletown, Conn. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Sons of the American Revolution; Society of Colonial Wars; Phi Beta Kappa. Died March 21, 1914 (age 70 years, 289 days). Interment at Durham Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Capt. Gaylord Newton and Nancy M. (Merwin) Newton; married 1885 to Dr. Sarah Allen Baldwin (1845-1926).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Glenwood Cemetery
    Everett, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      George Keverian (1931-2009) — of Everett, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Everett, Middlesex County, Mass., June 3, 1931. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1967-91; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1985-91; candidate in primary for Massachusetts state treasurer, 1990. Armenian ancestry. Died in Everett, Middlesex County, Mass., March 6, 2009 (age 77 years, 276 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Nazar Keverian (1889-1957) and Eliza Keverian (1894-1982).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Woodlawn Cemetery
    Everett, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Ernest William Roberts (1858-1924) — also known as Ernest W. Roberts — of Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in East Madison, Madison, Somerset County, Maine, November 22, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1894-96; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1897-98; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1899-1917 (7th District 1899-1913, 9th District 1913-17); defeated, 1916. Died in 1924 (age about 65 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Orin P. Roberts and Eliza V. Roberts; married, November 13, 1881, to Nella Lue Allen; married, February 2, 1898, to Sara M. Weeks.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Francis Ball Fay (1793-1876) — also known as Francis B. Fay — of Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass.; Lancaster, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Southborough, Worcester County, Mass., June 12, 1793. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1830-31, 1834-36, 1840; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1843-45, 1848, 1868; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1852-53; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1856, 1864; mayor of Chelsea, Mass., 1857. Died in South Lancaster, Lancaster, Worcester County, Mass., October 6, 1876 (age 83 years, 116 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Henry Souther (1826-1891) — of Ridgway, Elk County, Pa.; Erie, Erie County, Pa.; Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., March 5, 1826. Republican. Lawyer; Elk County Treasurer, 1847; member of Pennsylvania state senate 18th District, 1856-58; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860, 1868; county judge in Pennsylvania, 1871. English ancestry. Died in 1891 (age about 65 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Souther and Hepsie (Armisted) Souther; married 1850 to Letitia Patterson; second cousin thrice removed of Marc Hubbard Souther (1912-1986).
      James Power (1835-1876) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in 1835. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1876. Died in 1876 (age about 41 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery.


    Unknown Location
    Framingham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      David Christopher Ahearn (1879-1925) — also known as David C. Ahearn — of Framingham, Middlesex County, Mass.; Glenwood Springs, Garfield County, Colo.; Denver, Colo. Born in Rotherham, England, November 4, 1879. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1910-11; trustee, Framingham Hospital, 1910-16; selectman, Framingham, 1912-13; pioneer in Colorado oil shale industry; founder and president of the Yarg Producing & Refining Corporation. Catholic. Member, Elks. Crippled as a boy, had minimal use of both legs, and used canes or crutches. Died in Denver, Colo., November 30, 1925 (age 46 years, 26 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Son of John Ahearn and Mary (Kerwin) Ahearn; married, December 27, 1909, to Jane Francis Shea.


    Edgell Grove Cemetery
    Framingham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Russell Train (1817-1885) — also known as Charles R. Train — of Framingham, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Massachusetts, 1817. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1847; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1856 (Honorary Secretary), 1864; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1859-63; Massachusetts state attorney general, 1872-79. Died in 1885 (age about 68 years). Interment at Edgell Grove Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Constantine Canaris Esty (1824-1912) — of Massachusetts. Born in Framingham, Middlesex County, Mass., December 26, 1824. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1860; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1872-73. Died in Framingham, Middlesex County, Mass., December 27, 1912 (age 88 years, 1 days). Interment at Edgell Grove Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Thomas Chalmers — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 17th District, 1913-14. Interment at Edgell Grove Cemetery.
      John R. Macomber (1875-1955) — of Framingham, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Framingham, Middlesex County, Mass., November 1, 1875. Republican. Investment banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924; director, U.S. Smelting, Refining, and Mining Co. treasurer, Massachusetts General Hospital. Unitarian. Member, Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals; Exchange Club. Died in 1955 (age about 79 years). Interment at Edgell Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John F. Macomber and Helen A. (Hunt) Macomber.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Groton Cemetery
    Chicopee Row
    Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      George Sewall Boutwell (1818-1905) — also known as George S. Boutwell — of Groton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., January 28, 1818. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1842-50; Governor of Massachusetts, 1851-53; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1853; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1860, 1864 (alternate); first U.S. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, 1862; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1863-69 (7th District 1863-69, 9th District 1869); U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1869-73; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1873-77. Died, from pneumonia, in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., February 27, 1905 (age 87 years, 30 days). Interment at Groton Cemetery.
      Cross-reference: Daniel Needham
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Samuel Abbott Green (1830-1919) — also known as Samuel Green — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., March 16, 1830. Physician; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1882-83. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 5, 1919 (age 89 years, 264 days). Interment at Groton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Eliza (Lawrence) Green (1796-1874) and Joshua Green (1797-1875); nephew of Luther Lawrence and Abbott Lawrence; first cousin of Amos Adams Lawrence; first cousin thrice removed of Leverett Saltonstall and Richard Saltonstall; first cousin four times removed of William Lawrence Saltonstall; third cousin twice removed of Charles Moore Bancroft; fourth cousin of Alonzo M. Garcelon; fourth cousin once removed of John Albion Andrew, Charles Courtney Pinkney Holden (1827-1905), Ebenezer Gregg Danforth Holden, Winfield Scott Holden and Alonzo Marston Garcelon.
      Political families: Davis family; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Luther Lawrence (1778-1839) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., September 28, 1778. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1812-22; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1822; mayor of Lowell, Mass., 1838-39; died in office 1839. While showing a visitor around his woolen mill, he accidentally fell into a wheel pit, hit his head, and died soon after, in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., April 17, 1839 (age 60 years, 201 days). Interment at Groton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Lawrence (1754-1827) and Susanna (Parker) Lawrence (1755-1845); brother of Abbott Lawrence; married, June 19, 1805, to Lucy Bigelow (1774-1843); uncle of Amos Adams Lawrence and Samuel Abbott Green; second great-granduncle of Leverett Saltonstall and Richard Saltonstall; third great-granduncle of William Lawrence Saltonstall; second cousin thrice removed of Charles Moore Bancroft; third cousin once removed of Alonzo M. Garcelon; third cousin twice removed of John Albion Andrew, Charles Courtney Pinkney Holden, Ebenezer Gregg Danforth Holden, Winfield Scott Holden and Alonzo Marston Garcelon; third cousin thrice removed of John Forrester Andrew, Henry Hersey Andrew, Charles Wayne Holden and Gordon Woodbury (1863-1924).
      Political families: Chandler-Hale family of Portland, Maine; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts; Starkweather-Pendleton family of Preston, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Samuel Dana (1767-1835) — of Massachusetts. Born in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., June 26, 1767. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1800; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts at-large, 1814-15. Died in Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 20, 1835 (age 68 years, 147 days). Interment at Groton Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Amos Bancroft (b. 1855) — also known as William Bancroft — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., April 26, 1855. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1883-85; mayor of Cambridge, Mass., 1893-97; general in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; president, Boston Elevated Railway from 1899. Member, Society of the Cincinnati. Interment at Groton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles B. Bancroft; married 1878 to Mary Shaw.
      Daniel Needham (1822-1895) — of Groton, Middlesex County, Mass.; Hartford, Windsor County, Vt. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., May 24, 1822. Lawyer; farmer; aide (with rank of Colonel) to Gov. George S. Boutwell, 1851-53; Massachusetts Democratic state chair, 1853; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1854; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Hartford, 1857-58; member of Vermont state senate from Windsor County, 1859-61; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1866-67; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1868-69; director, Boston Safe Deposit and Trust Co.; trustee, John Hancock Life Insurance Co.; director, Peterborough and Shirley Railroad. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; Humane Society. Died, of pneumonia, in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., February 20, 1895 (age 72 years, 272 days). Interment at Groton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Needham (1789-1844) and Lydia (Breed) Needham (1795-1818); married, July 17, 1842, to Caroline A. Hall (1827-1879); married, October 7, 1880, to Ellen Mary Brigham (1848-1926).


    Town Cemetery
    Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Endicott Peabody (1920-1997) — also known as "Chub" — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass.; Washington, D.C.; Hollis, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Lawrence, Essex County, Mass., February 15, 1920. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council 3rd District, 1955-56; candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1956, 1958; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960, 1964, 1968; Governor of Massachusetts, 1963-65; defeated, 1960; candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1966; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1986. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; American Legion; Elks. Died, from leukemia, in Hollis, Hillsborough County, N.H., December 1, 1997 (age 77 years, 289 days). Interment at Town Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Malcolm Endicott Peabody and Mary Elizabeth (Parkman) Peabody; brother of Marietta Peabody Tree; married, June 24, 1944, to Barbara Gibbons; cousin *** of William P. Homans, Jr. (1922?-1997).
      Political family: Peabody-Parkman family of Massachusetts.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail


    Lake Grove Cemetery
    Holliston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      George Addison Whiting (1827-1903) — also known as George A. Whiting — of California. Born in Holliston, Middlesex County, Mass., September 20, 1827. Member of California state assembly 12th District, 1871-73. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died, of heart disease, in Holliston, Middlesex County, Mass., September 14, 1903 (age 75 years, 359 days). Interment at Lake Grove Cemetery.


    St. John's Cemetery
    Hopkinton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Lewis R. Sullivan II (1900-1985) — also known as Lew Sullivan — of Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Suffolk County, Mass., 1900. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1929-34. Died in 1985 (age about 85 years). Interment at St. John's Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lewis R. Sullivan; half-nephew of Jeremiah Mahoney; nephew of Benjamin Sullivan; first cousin of James E. Sullivan (1897-1969).
      Political family: Sullivan family of Massachusetts.


    Forestvale Cemetery
    Hudson, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Argeo Paul Cellucci (1948-2013) — also known as Paul Cellucci — of Hudson, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Hudson, Middlesex County, Mass., April 24, 1948. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1977-85; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1985-91; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1988; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1991-97; Governor of Massachusetts, 1997-2001; U.S. Ambassador to Canada, 2001-05. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Died, from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, in Hudson, Middlesex County, Mass., June 8, 2013 (age 65 years, 45 days). Interment at Forestvale Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Lewis Dewart Apsley (1852-1925) — also known as Lewis D. Apsley — of Hudson, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Northumberland, Northumberland County, Pa., September 29, 1852. Republican. Founder and president of Apsley Rubber Co. (later Firestone-Apsley), manufacturers of rubber clothing; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1893-97; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904. Died, in a private American hospital, Colón, Panama, April 11, 1925 (age 72 years, 194 days). Interment at Forestvale Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Lewis Dewart
      Relatives: Son of George Apsley and Anna C. (Wenck) Apsley.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Munroe Cemetery
    Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Hudson (1795-1881) — of Westminster, Worcester County, Mass.; Lexington, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass., November 14, 1795. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; Universalist minister; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1828-33; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1833-39; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council, 1839-41; delegate to Whig National Convention from Massachusetts, 1839; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1841-49; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1856. Universalist. Died in Lexington, Middlesex County, Mass., May 4, 1881 (age 85 years, 171 days). Interment at Munroe Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Old Burying Ground
    Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      William Eustis (1753-1825) — of Massachusetts. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., June 10, 1753. Democrat. Physician; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1788-94; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1801-05, 1820-23 (at-large 1801-05, 1st District 1820-23); U.S. Secretary of War, 1809-13; U.S. Minister to Netherlands, 1814-18; Governor of Massachusetts, 1823-25; defeated, 1820, 1821, 1822; died in office 1825. Member, Society of the Cincinnati. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 6, 1825 (age 71 years, 241 days). Interment at Old Burying Ground.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary


    Westlawn Cemetery
    Littleton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      George Augustus Sanderson (1863-1932) — of Ayer, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Littleton, Middlesex County, Mass., July 1, 1863. Republican. Middlesex County District Attorney, 1902-07; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1907-24; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1924-32. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in 1932 (age about 68 years). Interment at Westlawn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Webster Sanderson (1830-1912) and Charlotte Elizabeth (Tuttle) Sanderson; married, January 11, 1893, to Annie Sarah Bennett.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Hildreth Cemetery
    Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
    Benjamin F. Butler Benjamin Franklin Butler (1818-1893) — also known as Benjamin F. Butler; "The Bold and Bilious Benjamin"; "Beast Butler" — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Deerfield, Rockingham County, N.H., November 5, 1818. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1853; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1859; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1860; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1867-75, 1877-79 (5th District 1867-73, 6th District 1873-75, 7th District 1877-79); defeated, 1874; Governor of Massachusetts, 1883-84; defeated, 1859 (Democratic), 1860 (Democratic), 1878 (Butler Democrat), 1879 (Butler Democrat), 1883 (Democratic); Greenback candidate for President of the United States, 1884. Died while attending court in Washington, D.C., January 11, 1893 (age 74 years, 67 days). Interment at Hildreth Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
      Relatives: Father of Blanche Butler (who married Adelbert Ames); grandfather of Butler Ames (1871-1954).
      Political family: Ames-Butler family of Lowell, Massachusetts.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: James G. Blaine, Twenty Years of Congress, vol. 2 (1886)
      Adelbert Ames (1835-1933) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Rockland, Knox County, Maine, October 31, 1835. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of Mississippi, 1868-70, 1874-76; U.S. Senator from Mississippi, 1870-74; general in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War. Received the Medal of Honor in 1894 for action in the Battle of Bull Run, July 21, 1861. Died in Ormond (now Ormond Beach), Volusia County, Fla., April 12, 1933 (age 97 years, 163 days). Interment at Hildreth Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, July 21, 1870, to Blanche Butler (1847-1939; daughter of Benjamin Franklin Butler (1818-1893)); father of Butler Ames.
      Political family: Ames-Butler family of Lowell, Massachusetts.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Butler Ames (1871-1954) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., August 22, 1871. Republican. Engineer; manufacturer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1897-99; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1903-13; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916, 1920, 1928. Died in Tewksbury, Middlesex County, Mass., November 6, 1954 (age 83 years, 76 days). Interment at Hildreth Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Adelbert Ames (1835-1933) and Blanche (Butler) Ames; grandson of Benjamin Franklin Butler.
      Political family: Ames-Butler family of Lowell, Massachusetts.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Gardner Whitman Pearson (1869-1953) — also known as Gardner W. Pearson — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., September 4, 1869. Lawyer; postmaster at Lowell, Mass., 1894-98; Adjutant General of Massachusetts, 1911-14, 1916-17; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920. Died June 23, 1953 (age 83 years, 292 days). Interment at Hildreth Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Alice Duckworth.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Lowell Cemetery
    Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Frederic Thomas Greenhalge (1842-1896) — also known as Frederic T. Greenhalge — of Massachusetts. Born in England, July 19, 1842. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1885; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1889-91; defeated, 1890; Governor of Massachusetts, 1894-96; died in office 1896. Died March 5, 1896 (age 53 years, 230 days). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Talbot (1818-1886) — of Massachusetts. Born September 7, 1818. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1873-75; Governor of Massachusetts, 1874-75, 1879-80; defeated, 1874. Died October 6, 1886 (age 68 years, 29 days). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      Paul Efthemios Tsongas (1941-1997) — also known as Paul E. Tsongas — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., February 14, 1941. Democrat. Served in the Peace Corps; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1975-79; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1979-85; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1992. Greek ancestry. Died of liver damage caused by cancer treatment, and pneumonia, at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 18, 1997 (age 55 years, 339 days). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Nicola S. Tsongas; twin brother of Thaleia Tsongas Schlesinger (1941-).
      Political family: Tsongas family of Lowell, Massachusetts.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edith Nourse Rogers (1881-1960) — also known as Edith Frances Nourse — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Saco, York County, Maine, 1881. Republican. Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1924; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1925-60; died in office 1960. Female. Congregationalist; later Episcopalian. Member, American Legion Auxiliary. Inducted, National Women's Hall of Fame, 1998. Died September 10, 1960 (age about 79 years). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Franklin Nourse and Edith Francis (Riversmith) Nourse; married, October 2, 1907, to John Jacob Rogers (1881-1925).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial — National Women's Hall of Fame
    Charles H. Allen Charles Herbert Allen (1848-1934) — also known as Charles H. Allen — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., April 15, 1848. Republican. Lumber business; banker; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1881-82; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1883; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1885-89; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1891; Massachusetts state prison commissioner, 1897-98; U.S. Assistant Secretary of the Navy, 1898-1900; Governor of Puerto Rico, 1900-01. Died in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., April 20, 1934 (age 86 years, 5 days). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Otis Allen and Louise (Bixby) Allen; married, November 10, 1870, to Harriet Coleman Dean.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1901
      John Jacob Rogers (1881-1925) — also known as John J. Rogers — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., August 18, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1913-25; died in office 1925; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Congregationalist. Sponsor and longtime advocate of legislation to reform the U.S. foreign service, finally enacted in 1924. Died in Washington, D.C., March 28, 1925 (age 43 years, 222 days). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jacob Rogers and Mary Howard (Carney) Rogers; married, October 2, 1907, to Edith Frances Nourse (1881-1960).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Locke (1764-1855) — of Ashby, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Hopkinton, Middlesex County, Mass., February 14, 1764. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1804; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1820; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1823-29 (4th District 1823-25, 6th District 1825-29); member of Massachusetts state senate, 1830. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 29, 1855 (age 91 years, 43 days). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: First cousin twice removed of Jabez Bradley Locke; first cousin thrice removed of Leon Locke; third cousin once removed of Charles Locke; third cousin twice removed of Otis Taft Locke and David Guy Locke (1860-1944).
      Political family: Locke family.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Chauncey Langdon Knapp (1809-1898) — Born in Berlin, Washington County, Vt., February 26, 1809. Secretary of state of Vermont, 1836-41; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1855-59. Died May 31, 1898 (age 89 years, 94 days). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Tappan Wentworth (1802-1875) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in New Hampshire, 1802. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1840; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1853-55; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864. Died in 1875 (age about 73 years). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Dean (1824-1897) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Clitheroe, Lancashire, England, August 14, 1824. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864; member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1860; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1878-79. Died in South Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 9, 1897 (age 72 years, 238 days). Interment at Lowell Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Patrick's Cemetery
    Gorham Street
    Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      George T. Ashe (1905-1975) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., February 6, 1905. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Fifteenth Middlesex District, 1935-40; mayor of Lowell, Mass., 1940-42; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1940. Catholic. Indicted on bribery charges in March, 1942, in connection with sales of equipment and supplies to the city through a dummy company; tried and convicted in October, and sentenced to one year in jail; in December, he pleaded guilty to a separate charge of accepting a $1,000 bribe from a construction contractor, dropped his appeal of the other conviction, and immediately went to jail. Died in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., May, 1975 (age 70 years, 0 days). Interment at St. Patrick's Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Ashe and Mary Ellen (Sullivan) Ashe; married, February 14, 1940, to Margaret Mary Grady (died 1954); married, August 15, 1956, to Helen M. Henderson.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Charles H. Slowey (1887-1964) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., 1887. Democrat. Insurance business; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Fourteenth Middlesex District, 1917-26, 1929-30; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924, 1932; mayor of Lowell, Mass., 1932-33; postmaster at Lowell, Mass., 1935-56. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Knights of Columbus; Elks. Died in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., January 10, 1964 (age about 76 years). Interment at St. Patrick's Cemetery.
      Charles R. Santos (1923-1990) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., March 15, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; meat business; postmaster at Lowell, Mass., 1967-79 (acting, 1967-68). Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Died, from complications of heart surgery, in University Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 11, 1990 (age 67 years, 118 days). Interment at St. Patrick's Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Santos (1901-1964) and Mary Santos (1903-1939); married to Ruth E. Cassidy.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Michael H. Hoar — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Interment at St. Patrick's Cemetery.


    Unknown Locations
    Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1858-1929) — also known as P. J. Kennedy — of Massachusetts. Born in East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 14, 1858. Liquor business; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1890; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1900. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 18, 1929 (age 71 years, 124 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick Kennedy (c.1823-1858) and Bridget (Murphy) Kennedy (c.1824-1888); married, November 23, 1887, to Mary Augusta Hickey (1857-1823); father of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Sr.; grandfather of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Jr., John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Patricia Kennedy Lawford, Robert Francis Kennedy, Jean Kennedy Smith and Edward Moore Kennedy; great-grandfather of Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Joseph Patrick Kennedy II, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr., Mark Kennedy Shriver (1964-) and Patrick Joseph Kennedy.
      Political family: Kennedy family.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Tony A. Garofano — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass.; Saugus, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Thirteenth Essex District, 1923-24; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Interment somewhere.


    Forest Dale Cemetery
    Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Harvey Lincoln Boutwell (1860-1928) — of Malden, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Meredosia, Morgan County, Ill., April 5, 1860. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1895-98. Member, Ancient Order of United Workmen; Odd Fellows. Died in Malden, Middlesex County, Mass., February 4, 1928 (age 67 years, 305 days). Interment at Forest Dale Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Harriet Walker (Weeks) Boutwell (1829-1909) and Eli Allen Boutwell (1833-1905); married, December 28, 1886, to Nellie Caroline Booth (1860-1937).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Holy Cross Cemetery
    Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Peter Francis Tague (1871-1941) — also known as Peter F. Tague — of Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 4, 1871. Democrat. Chemist; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1897-98, 1913-14; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1899-1900; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 10th District, 1915-19, 1919-25; defeated (Independent), 1918, 1924; candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1917; postmaster at Boston, Mass., 1935-41 (acting, 1935-37). Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 17, 1941 (age 70 years, 105 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, January 31, 1900, to Josephine T. Fitzgerald.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Torbert Hart Macdonald (1917-1976) — also known as Torbert H. Macdonald — of Malden, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Everett, Middlesex County, Mass., June 6, 1917. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1955-76 (8th District 1955-63, 7th District 1963-76); died in office 1976; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968. Died in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., May 21, 1976 (age 58 years, 350 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John G. Macdonald and Harriet (Hart) Macdonald; married 1944 to Phyllis Brooks.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Aloysius Flaherty (1898-1965) — also known as Thomas A. Flaherty — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 21, 1898. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1935-37; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 11th District, 1937-43. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 27, 1965 (age 66 years, 127 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Andrew Sullivan (1868-1927) — also known as John A. Sullivan — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 10, 1868. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1900-01; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 11th District, 1903-07. Died in 1927 (age about 59 years). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Maurice F. Ahearn (1880-1971) — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Born April 27, 1880. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916, 1924; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1920. Died, in a nursing home at Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass., December 17, 1971 (age 91 years, 234 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Clementina Maria Anna Poto Langone (1896-1964) — also known as Clementina Langone — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 30, 1896. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948. Female. Died, at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 20, 1964 (age 67 years, 326 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.
      Alexander I. Rorke (d. 1967) — of New York. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Lawyer; orator; as assistant district attorney for New York County, 1916-21, he prosecuted many cases against left wing political and labor union leaders; Judiciary candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1935. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died, in French Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 27, 1967. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.


    Immaculate Conception Cemetery
    Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      John Joseph Mitchell (1873-1925) — also known as John J. Mitchell — of Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass., May 9, 1873. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twenty-First Middlesex District, 1903-05; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1907-08; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1910-11, 1913-15 (4th District 1910-11, 13th District 1913-15); defeated, 1908 (4th District), 1912 (13th District), 1914 (13th District). Died September 13, 1925 (age 52 years, 127 days). Interment at Immaculate Conception Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


    Maplewood Cemetery
    Pleasant Street
    Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Harrie Clifton Hunter (1869-1932) — also known as Harrie C. Hunter — of Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass., March 16, 1869. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; pharmacist; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1901-02; member of Massachusetts state senate Fifth Middlesex District, 1905-06; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1912. Died in Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass., September 13, 1932 (age 63 years, 181 days). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Clifton David Hunter (1837-1917) and Lillian Abbie Hunter (1847-1923).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Location
    Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts


    Oak Grove Cemetery
    Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Arthur Daniel Healey (1889-1948) — also known as Arthur D. Healey — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass., December 29, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1933-42; defeated, 1922, 1924, 1928; U.S. District Judge for Massachusetts, 1942-48; died in office 1948. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Knights of Columbus; Elks; Eagles; Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Died in 1948 (age about 58 years). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Dennis Healey and Mary (Ireland) Healey; married, January 27, 1923, to Tresla Fisher.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Cushing Wait (1860-1935) — also known as William C. Wait — of Medford, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., December 18, 1860. Democrat. Lawyer; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1902-23; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1923-34. Unitarian. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; American Geographic Society; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Medford, Middlesex County, Mass., January 28, 1935 (age 74 years, 41 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elijah Smith Wait (1831-1894) and Eliza Ann (Hadley) Wait (1832-1907); married, January 1, 1889, to Edith Foote Wright (1866-1948).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Walter Edward Lawrence (1905-1967) — also known as Walter E. Lawrence — of Medford, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass., December 8, 1905. Civil engineer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1939-44; mayor of Medford, Mass., 1944-50. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows; Moose; Kiwanis. Died April 9, 1967 (age 61 years, 122 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Bertram Lawrence and Della (Chievney) Lawrence; married, June 19, 1930, to Helen Jones.


    Salem Street Burial Ground
    Salem Street
    Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      John Brooks (1752-1825) — of Massachusetts. Born in Medford, Middlesex County, Mass., May 4, 1752. Physician; served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1785-86; delegate to Massachusetts convention to ratify U.S. constitution, 1788; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1791; Adjutant General of Massachusetts, 1812-16; Governor of Massachusetts, 1816-23. Member, Society of the Cincinnati. Died in Medford, Middlesex County, Mass., March 1, 1825 (age 72 years, 301 days). Interment at Salem Street Burial Ground.
      Relatives: Son of Caleb Brooks and Ruth (Albree) Brooks; married 1774 to Lucy Smith.
      The town of Brooks, Maine, is named for him.
      Timothy Bigelow (1767-1821) — Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., April 30, 1767. Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1805-06, 1808-10, 1812-20. Died in Medford, Middlesex County, Mass., May 18, 1821 (age 54 years, 18 days). Entombed at Salem Street Burial Ground.
      Relatives: Son of Timothy Bigelow (1739-1790) and Anna (Andrews) Bigelow (1747-1809); married, September 30, 1791, to Lucy Prescott (1771-1852); father of John Prescott Bigelow (1797-1872); second cousin thrice removed of Charles Pinckney Holbrook Nason; third cousin once removed of Nathan Read; third cousin twice removed of Rufus Heaton, Alexander Wheelock Thayer, Alvarus Payson Adams and John Ogden Bigelow; third cousin thrice removed of Edgar Weeks, John Hill Walbridge, Henry E. Walbridge, John Wingate Weeks and Alexander Cook Thayer.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Weeks-Bigelow-Andrew-Prescott family; Lawrence-Andrew-Rodney-Parrish family of Adel, Georgia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Wyoming Cemetery
    Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Daniel Wheelwright Gooch (1820-1891) — also known as Daniel W. Gooch — of Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Wells, York County, Maine, January 8, 1820. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1852; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1853; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1858-65, 1873-75 (7th District 1858-63, 6th District 1863-65, 5th District 1873-75); resigned 1865; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1868. Died in Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass., November 11, 1891 (age 71 years, 307 days). Interment at Wyoming Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Hannah H. Pope.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Angier Louis Goodwin (1881-1975) — also known as Angier L. Goodwin — of Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Fairfield, Somerset County, Maine, January 30, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Melrose, Mass., 1921-23; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1925-28; member of Massachusetts state senate Fourth Middlesex District, 1929-41; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1943-55; defeated, 1954; member, Commission on Intergovernmental Relations, 1954-55. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks; Grange; Zeta Psi. Died in Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass., June 20, 1975 (age 94 years, 141 days). Interment at Wyoming Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1905 to Eleanor Hardy Stone.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


    Dell Park Cemetery
    163 Pond Street
    Natick, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Founded 1849
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Henry Wilson Henry Wilson (1812-1875) — also known as Jeremiah Jones Colbaith — of Natick, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Farmington, Strafford County, N.H., February 16, 1812. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1841-42; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1844-46, 1850-52; delegate to Whig National Convention from Massachusetts, 1848; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1852; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1853; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1853; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1855-73; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1856 ; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1868; Vice President of the United States, 1873-75; died in office 1875. Congregationalist. Died, of a stroke, in the U.S. Capitol Building, Washington, D.C., November 22, 1875 (age 63 years, 279 days). Interment at Dell Park Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Henry Wilson: Richard H. Abbot, Cobbler in Congress : The Life of Henry Wilson 1812-1875
      Image source: James G. Blaine, Twenty Years of Congress, vol. 2 (1886)
      Charles Quincy Tirrell (1844-1910) — also known as Charles Q. Tirrell — of Natick, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Sharon, Norfolk County, Mass., December 10, 1844. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1872; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1881-82; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1888; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1901-10; died in office 1910. Member, Odd Fellows. Died July 31, 1910 (age 65 years, 233 days). Interment at Dell Park Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Brooks Fairbanks (1822-1897) — of Natick, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Medfield, Norfolk County, Mass., May 27, 1822. Postmaster; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1874-75. Died in 1897 (age about 75 years). Interment at Dell Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lewis Fairbanks (1789-1833) and Jane (Walker) Fairbanks (1791-1882); married, July 4, 1843, to Caroline Cummings (1824-1891); father of George Chandler Fairbanks; fourth cousin of Alfred Gerry Fairbanks (1822-1896) and George Henry Fairbanks.
      Political family: Fairbanks family of Natick, Massachusetts.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Louis Arthur Coolidge (1861-1925) — also known as Louis A. Coolidge — of Milton, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Natick, Middlesex County, Mass., October 8, 1861. Republican. Newspaper correspondent; private secretary to U.S. Sen. Henry Cabot Lodge, 1888-91; assistant secretary of the U.S. Treasury, 1908; treasurer and director, United Shoe Machinery Corporation, 1909; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1917; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920 (member, Resolutions Committee). Member, Freemasons. Died, from liver sclerosis, in Milton, Norfolk County, Mass., May 31, 1925 (age 63 years, 235 days). Interment at Dell Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William L. Coolidge and Sarah Isabella (Washburn) Coolidge; married, January 2, 1890, to Helen Irene Pickerill (1871-1947).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      George Chandler Fairbanks (1852-1931) — also known as George C. Fairbanks — of Natick, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Natick, Middlesex County, Mass., January 6, 1852. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1909. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Odd Fellows. Died April 23, 1931 (age 79 years, 107 days). Interment at Dell Park Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Brooks Fairbanks (1822-1897) and Caroline (Cummings) Fairbanks (1824-1891); married, April 4, 1872, to Ella Louise Hobbs (1854-1920); fourth cousin once removed of Alfred Gerry Fairbanks and George Henry Fairbanks.
      Political family: Fairbanks family of Natick, Massachusetts.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Patrick's Cemetery
    Natick, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Jeremiah J. Healy (d. 1954) — of Natick, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Sixth Middlesex District, 1923-24; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Died in 1954. Interment at St. Patrick's Cemetery.


    East Parish Burying Ground
    Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      William Jackson (1783-1855) — of Newton Corner, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., September 2, 1783. Candle maker; soap manufacturer; banker; newspaper publisher; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1829-32; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1833-37; early promoter of railroads; president, American Missionary Society, 1846-54. Died in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., February 27, 1855 (age 71 years, 178 days). Interment at East Parish Burying Ground.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Newton Cemetery
    Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Founded 1855
    Politicians buried here:
      Alexander Hamilton Rice (1818-1895) — also known as Alexander H. Rice — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., August 30, 1818. Republican. Mayor of Boston, Mass., 1856-58; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1859-67 (4th District 1859-63, 3rd District 1863-67); Governor of Massachusetts, 1876-79. Died July 22, 1895 (age 76 years, 326 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Alexander Hamilton
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Claflin (1818-1905) — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Milford, Worcester County, Mass., March 6, 1818. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1849-52; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1860-61; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1860, 1864, 1868; member of Republican National Committee from Massachusetts, 1866-; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1868-72; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1866-69; Governor of Massachusetts, 1869-72; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1877-81. Died in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., January 5, 1905 (age 86 years, 305 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lee Claflin and Sarah (Adams) Claflin.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Hull (1753-1825) — Born in Derby, New Haven County, Conn., June 24, 1753. Colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1798-1805; Governor of Michigan Territory, 1805-12; general in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812. Following his surrender of Detroit to the British in 1812, was found guilty by a court-martial of cowardice, neglect of duty, and unofficerlike conduct, and sentenced to death; President Madison accepted this decision but remitted the sentence. Died in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., November 29, 1825 (age 72 years, 158 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery.
      William Emerson Barrett (1858-1906) — also known as William E. Barrett — of Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass., December 29, 1858. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1887-93; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1889-93; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1895-99; defeated, 1893. Died, from pneumonia, in West Newton, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., February 12, 1906 (age 47 years, 45 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Samuel Leland Powers (1848-1929) — also known as Samuel L. Powers — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cornish, Sullivan County, N.H., October 26, 1848. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1901-05 (11th District 1901-03, 12th District 1903-05). Died in 1929 (age about 80 years). Interment at Newton Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Maynard W. Hutchinson (1885-1963) — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Allston, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 15, 1885. Republican. Shoe manufacturer; investment banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1954-61. Died in Chestnut Hill, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., September 12, 1963 (age 77 years, 362 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Hutchinson and Eliza Maynard (Clark) Hutchinson; married, May 22, 1909, to Helen Sophia Knowlton.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Hall Adams (1853-1938) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., March 6, 1853. Lawyer; Consul for Liberia in Boston, Mass., 1885-94; Consul-General for Liberia in Boston, Mass., 1894-1907; Consul for Nicaragua in Boston, Mass., 1899-1907; Vice-Consul for Uruguay in Boston, Mass., 1905-07; in May 1909, he and another lawyer were charged with conspiring to obtain unclaimed deposits at Suffolk Savings Bank by inventing fictitious heirs; pleaded not guilty. Died in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., July 5, 1938 (age 85 years, 121 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Benjamin Franklin Adams (1813-1873) and Sophia T. (Hall) Adams (1830-1904); married, May 5, 1880, to Mary Charlotte Trowbridge (1860-1944); third cousin of John Quincy Adams; third cousin once removed of Edgar Jacob Adams (1866-1944) and Francis Alexandre Adams; third cousin twice removed of Charles Adams, Jr..
      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
      William McKissock (1850-1925) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Massachusetts, August 28, 1850. Shipping broker; Consul for Argentina in Boston, Mass., 1898-1902; Vice-Consul for Argentina in Boston, Mass., 1906-19. Died in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., December 17, 1925 (age 75 years, 111 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jean (Fraser) McKissock (1823-1902) and William McKissock (1824-1860); married to Hattie Marie Davenport (1858-1902).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Arthur Clarence Walworth (1844-1920) — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 29, 1844. Mechanical engineer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1886-87. Congregationalist. Died, from heart disease, in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., June 23, 1920 (age 76 years, 55 days). Interment at Newton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Jones Walworth (1808-1896) and Elizabeth Chickering (Nason) Walworth (1809-1886); married 1872 to Mary Frances Colby (1849-1936; aunt of Everett Colby (1874-1943)).
      Political family: Vanderbilt-Colby-Burden-French family of New York City, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Mary's Cemetery
    Newton Lower Falls, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
    Josiah G. Abbott Josiah Gardner Abbott (1814-1891) — also known as Josiah G. Abbott — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Needham, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Mass., November 1, 1814. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1836-37; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1841-42; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1853; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1855-58; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864, 1876 (speaker), 1880, 1888; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1876-77; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1878. Died in Wellesley Hills, Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass., June 2, 1891 (age 76 years, 213 days). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Caleb Abbott (1779-1846) and Mercy (Fletcher) Abbott (1782-1834); married, July 18, 1838, to Caroline Livermore (1814-1887; daughter of Edward St. Loe Livermore (1762-1832)); father of Edward Gardner Abbott (1840-1862; killed in Civil War battle of Cedar Mountain, Va.) and Henry Livermore Abbott (1842-1864; killed in Civil War battle of the Wilderness, Va.).
      Political family: Livermore family of Boston, Massachusetts.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Bench and Bar of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (1895)


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    Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts


    Forest Glen Cemetery
    Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Arthur William Coolidge (1881-1952) — also known as Arthur W. Coolidge — of Reading, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Woodfords, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, October 13, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1937-40; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1941-46; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1947-49; defeated, 1948; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1950. Unitarian. Member, American Bar Association; Theta Delta Chi; Freemasons. Died in Reading, Middlesex County, Mass., January 22, 1952 (age 70 years, 101 days). Interment at Forest Glen Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Merrit Bradford Coolidge (1839-1926) and Lucy Greenwood (French) Coolidge (1844-1940); brother of Richard Bradford Coolidge; married, December 15, 1910, to Mabel Frances Tilton (1886-1979); third cousin twice removed of Samuel Clement Fessenden, Thomas Amory Deblois Fessenden (1826-1868) and Joseph Palmer Fessenden; fourth cousin once removed of Joshua Abbe Fessenden, Samuel Fessenden and Oliver Grosvenor Fessenden.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Fessenden family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William H. Dolben (1878-1948) — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 23, 1878. Republican. Real estate business; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council 4th District, 1922; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Died in 1948 (age about 70 years). Interment at Forest Glen Cemetery.


    Laurel Hill Cemetery
    Lowell Street
    Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Katherine Graham Howard (1898-1986) — also known as Katherine G. Howard; Katherine Montague Graham; Mrs. Charles P. Howard — of Reading, Middlesex County, Mass.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Guyton, Effingham County, Ga., September 30, 1898. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1952 (Convention Secretary; speaker), 1956 (alternate); member of Republican National Committee from Massachusetts, 1945-53; Secretary of Republican National Committee, 1948-53. Female. Episcopalian. Member, League of Women Voters; Colonial Dames. Died in Marblehead, Essex County, Mass., January 26, 1986 (age 87 years, 118 days). Interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Joseph Lewis Graham and Margaret (Nowell) Graham; married, September 15, 1921, to Charles Pagelsen Howard (1887-1966).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Pagelsen Howard (1887-1966) — also known as Charles P. Howard — of Reading, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Tewksbury, Middlesex County, Mass., December 26, 1887. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1917; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Massachusetts state senate Seventh Middlesex District, 1923-25; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924 (alternate), 1928; president, Blackstone Savings Bank, Boston, 1940-42; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Member, American Bar Association; American Political Science Association; American Society for Public Administration; Military Order of the World Wars; American Legion; Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary. Died in Beachmont, Revere, Suffolk County, Mass., July 2, 1966 (age 78 years, 188 days). Interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Herbert Burr Howard and Emily (Pagelsen) Howard; married, September 15, 1921, to Katherine Montague Graham (1898-1986).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Pine Hill Cemetery
    Tewksbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Richard Manning Russell (1891-1977) — also known as Richard M. Russell — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., March 3, 1891. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; mayor of Cambridge, Mass., 1930-36; defeated, 1939; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1935-37; defeated, 1936 (9th District), 1950 (6th District). Member, American Legion; Elks; Eagles. Died in Essex, Essex County, Mass., February 27, 1977 (age 85 years, 361 days). Interment at Pine Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Eustis Russell (1857-1896).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Hillside Cemetery
    Townsend, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Walter Fessenden (1813-1884) — of Townsend, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Groton, Middlesex County, Mass., September 20, 1813. Democrat. Cooper; postmaster; banker; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1856, 1860; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1861. Died in Townsend, Middlesex County, Mass., January 28, 1884 (age 70 years, 130 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Fessenden (1772-1837) and Lavina (Stevens) Fessenden (1781-1864); married, February 6, 1838, to Harriet Elizabeth Lewis (1814-1894); second cousin once removed of Benjamin Fessenden (1797-1881) and Charles Backus Hyde Fessenden; third cousin of Samuel Fessenden (1845-1903); third cousin once removed of Samuel Clement Fessenden (1784-1869) and John Milton Fessenden; fourth cousin of William Pitt Fessenden, Samuel Clement Fessenden (1815-1882), Thomas Amory Deblois Fessenden, William Fessenden Allen and Joseph Palmer Fessenden; fourth cousin once removed of James Deering Fessenden, Francis Fessenden (1839-1906), Joshua Abbe Fessenden, Samuel Fessenden (1847-1908) and Oliver Grosvenor Fessenden.
      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


    Forest Glade Cemetery
    Wakefield, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      John Anthony Volpe (1908-1994) — also known as John A. Volpe — of Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass.; Nahant, Essex County, Mass. Born in Wakefield, Middlesex County, Mass., December 8, 1908. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952 (alternate), 1956 (alternate), 1960 (alternate), 1972, 1988; Governor of Massachusetts, 1961-63, 1965-69; defeated, 1962; resigned 1969; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1968; U.S. Secretary of Transportation, 1969-73; U.S. Ambassador to Italy, 1973-77. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Died September 11, 1994 (age 85 years, 277 days). Interment at Forest Glade Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier


    Lakeside Cemetery
    Wakefield, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Harry Irving Thayer (1869-1926) — also known as Harry I. Thayer — of Wakefield, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Pembroke, Plymouth County, Mass., September 10, 1869. Republican. Leather business; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1925-26; died in office 1926. Died in Wakefield, Middlesex County, Mass., March 10, 1926 (age 56 years, 181 days). Interment at Lakeside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Wendell P. Thayer and Amelia (Josselyn) Thayer (1847-1884); married, December 31, 1890, to Emma Louisa Bates.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Grove Hill Cemetery
    Waltham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
    Nathaniel P. Banks Nathaniel Prentice Banks (1816-1894) — also known as Nathaniel P. Banks; "The Bobbin Boy" — of Waltham, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Waltham, Middlesex County, Mass., January 30, 1816. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1849-52; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1851-52; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1853; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1853-57, 1865-73, 1875-79, 1889-91 (7th District 1853-57, 6th District 1865-73, 5th District 1875-79, 1889-91); Speaker of the U.S. House, 1856-57; Governor of Massachusetts, 1858-61; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; received one electoral vote for Vice-President, 1872; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1874. Died in Waltham, Middlesex County, Mass., September 1, 1894 (age 78 years, 214 days). Interment at Grove Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Nathaniel P. Banks and Rebecca (Greenwood) Banks; married 1847 to Mary Theodosia Palmer; second cousin once removed of Kate Prentice Schley (1885-1970).
      Political family: Todd-Whitman family of New Jersey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Critical books about Nathaniel P. Banks: James G. Hollandsworth, Pretense of Glory: The Life of General Nathaniel P. Banks
      Image source: Library of Congress
      George Pickering Bemis (1838-1916) — also known as George P. Bemis — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 15, 1838. Republican. Mayor of Omaha, Neb., 1892-96. Died in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., December 11, 1916 (age 78 years, 271 days). Interment at Grove Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Emery Bemis (1800-1882) and Susannah (Pickering) Bemis (1807-1887); married, June 8, 1870, to Julia Frances Brown; second cousin once removed of Walter S. Bemis; third cousin once removed of Eldred C. Pitkin; third cousin twice removed of Bernard Forrest Bemis; fourth cousin of Elijah Livermore Hamlin, Hannibal Hamlin and George Washington Bemis; fourth cousin once removed of Henry Fisk Janes, John Appleton, John Mason, Jr., William Henry Harrison Stowell and Hannibal Emery Hamlin (1858-1938).
      Political families: Appleton family of Massachusetts; Hamlin-Bemis-Stowell-Appleton family of Bangor, Maine; Kidder family of Connecticut; Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Calvary Cemetery
    686 Washington Street
    Winchester, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Michael Joseph McEttrick (1848-1921) — also known as Michael J. McEttrick — of Massachusetts. Born in Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 22, 1848. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1885-91, 1906-07, 1913; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1892, 1908; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 10th District, 1893-95; defeated, 1894. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 31, 1921 (age 73 years, 192 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Wildwood Cemetery
    Winchester, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
    Samuel W. McCall Samuel Walker McCall (1851-1923) — also known as Samuel W. McCall — of Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in East Providence, Bedford County, Pa., February 28, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; newspaper editor; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1888-89, 1892; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1888, 1900, 1916; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1893-1913; Governor of Massachusetts, 1916-19; defeated, 1914. Died November 4, 1923 (age 72 years, 249 days). Interment at Wildwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Grandfather of Thomas Lawson McCall (1913-1983).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)


    Calvary Cemetery
    Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Thomas H. Duffy (1880-1969) — also known as "Plucky Duffy" — of Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in County Armagh, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), March 8, 1880. Democrat. Champion boxer, competed in U.S. and Europe; freight conductor for Boston & Maine Railroad; mayor of Woburn, Mass., 1925-27; defeated, 1927; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928. Irish ancestry. Died in Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass., May 14, 1969 (age 89 years, 67 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1902 to Alice O'Donnell.
      Bernard J. Golden — of Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Mayor of Woburn, Mass., 1921-22; defeated, 1922; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Interment at Calvary Cemetery.


    Montefiore Cemetery
    Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Hyman Mann (1898-1972) — also known as Honey Mann; Hyman Manevitch — of Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 4, 1898. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1930. Jewish. Died, in the Veterans Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 16, 1972 (age 74 years, 12 days). Interment at Montefiore Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Theodore D. Mann (1923?-1994).


    Pride of Boston Cemetery
    Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      George Fingold (d. 1958) — of Massachusetts. Massachusetts state attorney general, 1953-58; died in office 1958. Jewish. Died August 31, 1958. Interment at Pride of Boston Cemetery.


    Salem Street Cemetery
    Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Politicians buried here:
      Benjamin Franklin Whittemore (1824-1894) — also known as B. F. Whittemore — of Darlington County, S.C. Born in Massachusetts, 1824. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1868 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Darlington County, 1868; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 1st District, 1868-70; member of South Carolina state legislature, 1860. Died in 1894 (age about 70 years). Interment at Salem Street Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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