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  Andrew Augustine Caffrey (1920-1993) — Born in Lawrence, Essex County, Mass., October 2, 1920. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; law professor; U.S. District Judge for Massachusetts, 1960-86; took senior status 1986. Died in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla., October 6, 1993 (age 73 years, 4 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article
  James Joseph Caffrey (1897-1961) — also known as James J. Caffrey — of Larchmont, Westchester County, N.Y.; Mamaroneck, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 29, 1897. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; lawyer; member, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1945-47; chair, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1946-47. Irish ancestry. Member, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died, from a heart attack, in Durban, South Africa, March 4, 1961 (age 63 years, 95 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Patrick Joseph Caffrey and Mary (Cahill) Caffrey; married, September 14, 1923, to Janet Keating.
  Edward Belcher Callender (b. 1851) — also known as Edward B. Callender — of Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 23, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1879, 1897-98, 1901-03; member of Massachusetts state senate Seventh Suffolk District, 1905; candidate in primary for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1905; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 10th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Callender and Adeline Jones (Stoddard) Callender.
  Michael Everett Capuano (b. 1952) — also known as Mike Capuano — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass., January 9, 1952. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Somerville, Mass., 1990-98; defeated, 1979, 1981; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1999-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2000, 2004, 2008; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 2009. Catholic. Italian and Irish ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Capuano and Rita Marie (Garvey) Capuano.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  James Bernard Carroll (1856-1932) — also known as James B. Carroll — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., January 10, 1856. Lawyer; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1915-32. Died in 1932 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Patrick Carroll and Bridget (O'Rourke) Carroll; married, July 15, 1884, to Mary E. Corbett.
  Arthur Jean Baptiste Cartier (b. 1886) — also known as Arthur J. B. Cartier — of Biddeford, York County, Maine; Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Born in Biddeford, York County, Maine, December 29, 1886. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 15th District, 1916, 1918, 1920, 1922, 1924; candidate for Massachusetts state auditor, 1919; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Catholic. French ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; Foresters; Knights of Columbus. Interment at St. Joseph's Cemetery, West Roxbury, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Cartier and Philomene (Loiselle) Cartier; married, March 25, 1912, to Mathilde Lefebure.
  Andrew A. Casassa (b. 1886) — also known as Andres A. Casassa — of Revere, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 17, 1886. Republican. Lawyer; banker; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920, 1928; mayor of Revere, Mass., 1931; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1930; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1930. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Member, Elks; Eagles; Moose; Sons of Italy. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Angelo Casassa and Louise Casassa; married 1911 to Emily G. Greene.
  Joseph Edward Casey (1898-1980) — also known as Joseph E. Casey — of Clinton, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Clinton, Worcester County, Mass., December 27, 1898. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924 (alternate), 1932, 1940, 1944, 1948; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1935-43; defeated, 1926, 1928; candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1942. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks; Eagles; American Legion. In 1951-52, a U.S. Senate committee investigated transactions in which a group he led made enormous profits from the purchase and re-sale of surplus U.S. tanker ships following World War II; since federal law required that sales be made only to U.S. citizens, his group allegedly set up several dummy corporations purportedly under American ccontrol, and faked financial statements for them, to buy the tankers on behalf of shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis. A federal indictment against him, over these actions, was unsealed in February 1954, but the charges were dismissed in September. Onassis, also indicted, pleaded guilty and paid a fine. Died September 1, 1980 (age 81 years, 249 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Edward Casey and Winifred M. (Carey) Casey; married to Constance Dudley.
  Cross-reference: Julius C. Holmes — Edward R. Stettinius, Jr.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Thomas F. Cassidy (b. 1875) — of Adams, Berkshire County, Mass.; Cheshire, Berkshire County, Mass. Born in Adams, Berkshire County, Mass., June 1, 1875. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate Berkshire District, 1906-07; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1918, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1932; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  John Curtis Chamberlain (1772-1834) — also known as "The Hermit" — of Alstead, Cheshire County, N.H.; Charlestown, Sullivan County, N.H.; Honeoye Falls, Monroe County, N.Y.; Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., June 5, 1772. Lawyer; poet; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1802-04, 1818; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 2nd District, 1809-11. Died in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y., December 8, 1834 (age 62 years, 186 days). Interment at Mt. Albion Cemetery, Albion, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edgar Robert Champlin (b. 1858) — also known as Edgar R. Champlin — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 9, 1858. Lawyer; mayor of Cambridge, Mass., 1899-1901. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, December 12, 1883, to Katherine E. Paine.
  Alfred Clark Chapin (1848-1936) — also known as Alfred C. Chapin — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in South Hadley, Hampshire County, Mass., March 8, 1848. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1882-83; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1883; New York state comptroller, 1884-87; mayor of Brooklyn, N.Y., 1888-91; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1888 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1891-92. Member, Alpha Delta Phi. Died in Montreal, Quebec, October 2, 1936 (age 88 years, 208 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Ephraim Atlas Chapin (1819-1868) and Josephine Jerusha (Clark) Chapin (1822-1888); married, February 20, 1884, to Grace Stebbins (c.1863-1908); married, January 6, 1913, to Charlotte (Storrs) Montant; father of Grace Chapin (who married Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991)); grandfather of Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); grandnephew of Chester William Chapin; great-grandfather of Hamilton Fish and Alexa Fish Ward; second cousin four times removed of Daniel Chapin (1761-1821); third cousin of Arthur Beebe Chapin; third cousin twice removed of Elijah Hunt Mills, John Putnam Chapin (1810-1864) and Milton Prince Higgins; third cousin thrice removed of Samuel Clesson Allen, Daniel Chapin (1791-1878) and Graham Hurd Chapin; fourth cousin of Zenas Ferry Moody; fourth cousin once removed of Joseph Churchill Strong, Ebenezer Strong, James Samuel Wadsworth, Charles James Folger, Arthur Platt Howard and Edward Stanley Kellogg.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Arthur Beebe Chapin (1868-1943) — also known as Arthur B. Chapin — of Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Willimansett, Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass., November 17, 1868. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Holyoke, Mass., 1899-1902; Massachusetts state treasurer, 1905-09; resigned 1909. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Died March 19, 1943 (age 74 years, 122 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Whitman Chapin (1840-1924) and Mary Lavinia (Beebe) Chapin (1845-1928); married, November 25, 1896, to Tirzah Lovejoy Sherwood (1868-1901); married, December 18, 1907, to Marian Sigourney Murless; first cousin twice removed of Chester William Chapin; second cousin four times removed of Daniel Chapin (1761-1821); third cousin of Alfred Clark Chapin; third cousin twice removed of John Putnam Chapin (1810-1864) and Hamilton Fish, Jr.; third cousin thrice removed of Samuel Clesson Allen, Daniel Chapin (1791-1878), Graham Hurd Chapin, Hamilton Fish and Alexa Fish Ward.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Henry Chapin (1811-1878) — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Upton, Worcester County, Mass., May 13, 1811. Republican. Lawyer; probate judge in Massachusetts, 1848; mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1849-51, 1870; appointed 1870. Unitarian. Died in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., October 13, 1878 (age 67 years, 153 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  William D. Chapple (b. 1868) — of Salem, Essex County, Mass. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., August 6, 1868. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1897-99; member of Massachusetts state senate Second Essex District, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
Richard Washburn Child Richard Washburn Child (1881-1935) — Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., August 5, 1881. Lawyer; author; U.S. Ambassador to Italy, 1921-24. Died January 31, 1935 (age 53 years, 179 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Horace Walter Child and Susan Sawyer (Messinger) Child; married 1916 to Maude Parker.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Edwin O. Childs (b. 1876) — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., August 10, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Newton, Mass., 1914-29, 1936-39; defeated, 1939. Congregationalist. Member, Royal Arcanum; Freemasons; Elks; Odd Fellows; Rotary. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edwin O. Childs and Caroline A. (Chaffin) Childs; married, January 11, 1908, to Mildred E. Roy.
  Timothy Childs (1785-1847) — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass., 1785. Lawyer; Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney, 1821-31; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County, 1828, 1833; U.S. Representative from New York, 1829-31, 1835-39, 1841-43 (27th District 1829-31, 28th District 1835-39, 1841-43). Died in Santa Cruz, Santa Fe County, N.M., November 8, 1847 (age about 62 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Thomas Cotton Chittenden (1788-1866) — of New York. Born in Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Mass., August 30, 1788. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1839-43. Died in Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y., August 22, 1866 (age 77 years, 357 days). Interment at Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Joseph Hodges Choate (1832-1917) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., January 24, 1832. Lawyer; delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1894; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1899-1905. English ancestry. Member, American Philosophical Society; American Bar Association; Union League. Died, of a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 14, 1917 (age 85 years, 110 days). Interment at Stockbridge Cemetery, Stockbridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of George Choate (1796-1880) and Margaret Manning (Hodges) Choate; brother of William Gardner Choate; married, October 16, 1861, to Caroline Dutcher Sterling; nephew of Rufus Choate; grandson of George Choate (1760?-?).
  Political family: Choate family of Salem, Massachusetts.
  Cross-reference: William Phillips
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  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, Cambridge, Mass.
  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
  William Gardner Choate (b. 1830) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., August 30, 1830. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1878-81. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Choate and Margaret Manning (Hodges) Choate; brother of Joseph Hodges Choate (1832-1917); married, June 29, 1870, to Mary Lyman Atwater.
  Political family: Choate family of Salem, Massachusetts.
  Edward J. Clancy, Jr. — also known as Edward J. Clancy; Chip Clancy — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Born in Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Eleventh Essex District, 1991-95; member of Massachusetts state senate First Essex District, 1995-2002; mayor of Lynn, Mass., 2002-09; defeated, 1981, 2009. Still living as of 2010.
  Relatives: Son of Edward J. 'Nipper' Clancy and Claire M. (Luby) Clancy.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Bennett Champ Clark (1890-1954) — also known as Joel Bennett Clark — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Bowling Green, Caroline County, Va., January 8, 1890. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1928, 1936, 1940, 1944 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business; speaker); U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1931-45; defeated in primary, 1944; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1945. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; American Bar Association; Order of the Coif; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Tau Delta; Phi Delta Phi; Delta Sigma Rho. Died in Gloucester, Essex County, Mass., July 13, 1954 (age 64 years, 186 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Wilbur W. Marsh; son of James Beauchamp Clark (1850-1921) and Genevieve (Bennett) Clark; married, October 5, 1922, to Miriam Marsh.
  Political family: Clark-Thomson family of Iowa and Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Chester W. Clark (b. 1851) — of Wilmington, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Glover, Orleans County, Vt., August 9, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1901; member of Massachusetts state senate Sixth Middlesex District, 1904-06. Burial location unknown.
  Lester Williams Clark (1854-1922) — also known as Lester W. Clark — of New Brighton, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., 1854. Republican. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1907-20. Died in New Brighton, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., September 23, 1922 (age about 68 years). Interment at Moravian Cemetery, New Dorp, Staten Island, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Louis Monroe Clark (b. 1858) — of Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Dorchester, Norfolk County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., December 14, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Albe C. Clark and Josephine E. (Varney) Clark.
  Augustine Clarke (c.1780-1841) — of Wheelock, Caledonia County, Vt.; Montpelier, Washington County, Vt. Born in Richmond, Berkshire County, Mass., about 1780. Lawyer; banker; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1824, 1828, 1830, 1832; Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1832; Vermont state treasurer, 1833-37. Member, American Anti-Slavery Society. Died in Montpelier, Washington County, Vt., June 17, 1841 (age about 61 years). Interment at Elm Street Cemetery, Montpelier, Vt.
  Relatives: Married 1808 to Sophia Blanchard (1790-1833; sister-in-law of William Adams Palmer (1781-1860)); married 1840 to Julia Jewett Hubbard.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Proctor Clarke (1856-1932) — also known as J. Proctor Clarke — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Larchmont, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Florence (Firenze), Italy, of American parents, April 23, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1900-26; appointed 1900; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 1st Department, 1905-26. Member, Union League; American Bar Association. Died, of pneumonia, in the Murray Hill Hotel, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 12, 1932 (age 75 years, 264 days). Interment somewhere in Northampton, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Edwards Clarke and Mary (Proctor) Clarke; married, June 25, 1884, to Sarah M. Parker (died 1924); married, July 8, 1924, to Ida (Hatch) Cambell (c.1875-1938; killed in automobile accident).
  Ranslure Weld Clarke (1816-1899) — also known as Ranslure W. Clarke — of Brattleboro, Windham County, Vt. Born in Williamstown, Berkshire County, Mass., January 27, 1816. Republican. School principal; lawyer; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1868; postmaster at Brattleboro, Vt., 1869-77. Died in Hornellsville (now Hornell), Steuben County, N.Y., January 15, 1899 (age 82 years, 353 days). Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Elam Clarke and Cynthia (Lewis) Clarke; married to Lucy Chandler Wilder (1826-1864) and Susan O. Wilder (1835-1886).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Charles Russell Clason (1890-1985) — also known as Charles R. Clason — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine, September 3, 1890. Republican. Rhodes scholar; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1937-49; defeated, 1934, 1948; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1956, 1960. Methodist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons; Rotary. Died in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., July 7, 1985 (age 94 years, 307 days). Interment at Longmeadow Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Oliver Barrett Clason (1850-?) and Lizzie Julia (Trott) Clason; married, August 4, 1928, to Emma M. Pattillo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  John Henry Clifford (1809-1876) — also known as John H. Clifford — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Born in Providence, Providence County, R.I., January 16, 1809. Whig. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford, 1835; Massachusetts state attorney general, 1849-53, 1854-58; Governor of Massachusetts, 1853-54; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1862; president, Boston and Providence Railroad. Died in New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass., January 2, 1876 (age 66 years, 351 days). Interment at Rural Cemetery, New Bedford, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Clifford and Achsah (Wade) Clifford; married, January 16, 1832, to Sarah Parker Allen (1808-1893); father of Walter Clifford (1849-1912).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walter Clifford (1849-1912) — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Born in New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass., August 11, 1849. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of New Bedford, Mass., 1889-90; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1892; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1900. Died in South Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Bristol County, Mass., August 23, 1912 (age 63 years, 12 days). Interment at Rural Cemetery, New Bedford, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Sarah Parker (Allen) Clifford (1808-1893) and John Henry Clifford (1809-1876); married, June 5, 1878, to Harriet P. Randall (1853-1925).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beryl W. Cohen (born c.1935) — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born about 1935. Democrat. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1965-70; won fame for his representation of long-term residents of a Massachusetts institution for the mentally retarded; censured in 1983 and disciplined in 1988 for attorney misconduct, over neglect of probate matters. Still living as of 2007.
  George Harry Cohen (b. 1892) — also known as George H. Cohen — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., February 5, 1892. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; magazine editor; U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, 1934. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Beta Kappa; B'nai B'rith; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Abraham L. Cohen and Sarah (Grodjiensky) Cohen; married, August 25, 1931, to Pauline Kaufman.
  Waldo Colburn (1824-1885) — of Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass., November 13, 1824. Civil engineer; lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1853-54; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1870; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1875-82; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1882-85; died in office 1885. English ancestry. Died in Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass., September 26, 1885 (age 60 years, 317 days). Burial location unknown.
  Albert Cole (1904-1966) — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Born December 28, 1904. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate First Essex District, 1935-40; mayor of Lynn, Mass., 1940-43, 1946-47; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1946; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Died in November, 1966 (age 61 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Charles Barnard Collingwood (1860-1937) — also known as Charles B. Collingwood — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich.; East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Mass., May 1, 1860. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 14th District, 1899-1900; postmaster at Agricultural College, Mich., 1902-07; East Lansing, Mich., 1907-09; circuit judge in Michigan 30th Circuit, 1909-35; appointed 1909; defeated, 1935. Suffered a heart attack, and died a few hours later, in Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla., February 24, 1937 (age 76 years, 299 days). Interment at Deepdale Memorial Park, Near Lansing, Eaton County, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Rebecca Wyman (Richardson) Collingwood (1815-1886) and Joseph Walworth Collingwood (1822-1862); married, August 18, 1887, to Harriet Campbell Thomas (1861-1921).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Patrick Andrew Collins (1844-1905) — also known as Patrick A. Collins — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Fermoy, County Cork, Ireland, March 12, 1844. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1868-69; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1870-71; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1876, 1880, 1888, 1892, 1904; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1883-89; U.S. Consul General in London, 1893-97; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1902-05; defeated, 1899; died in office 1905. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in Hot Springs, Bath County, Va., September 13, 1905 (age 61 years, 185 days). Interment at Holyhood Cemetery, Brookline, Mass.; memorial monument at Commonwealth Avenue Mall, Boston, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  LeBaron Bradford Colt (1846-1924) — also known as LeBaron B. Colt — of Bristol, Bristol County, R.I. Born in Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass., June 25, 1846. Republican. Lawyer; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1879-81; U.S. District Judge for Rhode Island, 1881-84; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1884-1913; U.S. Senator from Rhode Island, 1913-24; died in office 1924. Died in Bristol, Bristol County, R.I., August 18, 1924 (age 78 years, 54 days). Interment at Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of Christopher Colt and Theodora G. (DeWolf) Colt; married, December 17, 1873, to Mary Louise Ledyard; great-grandnephew of James De Wolf (1764-1837); second great-grandson of William Bradford.
  Political family: Bradford-DeWolf-Butler-Perry family of Bristol, Rhode Island (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Francis Bernard Condon (1891-1965) — also known as Francis B. Condon — of Central Falls, Providence County, R.I. Born in Central Falls, Providence County, R.I., November 11, 1891. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1921-26; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island, 1928; U.S. Representative from Rhode Island, 1930-35 (3rd District 1930-33, 1st District 1933-35); justice of Rhode Island state supreme court, 1935. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 23, 1965 (age 74 years, 12 days). Interment at Mt. St. Mary's Cemetery, East Providence, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of Denis Gerald Condon and Rose (Collette) Condon; married, September 29, 1926, to Lillian F. Jordan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
Michael J. Connolly Michael Joseph Connolly (b. 1947) — also known as Michael J. Connolly — of Roslindale, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 20, 1947. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1973-78; secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1979-94; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1984; real estate developer. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Public Officers of Massachusetts, 1979-80
  John Thomas Connor (1914-2000) — also known as John T. Connor; Jack Connor — Born in Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., November 3, 1914. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1965-67. Catholic. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Phi Kappa Psi. President and CEO of the Merck pharmaceutical company from 1955; chairman and CEO of Allied Chemical, 1967-79. Died, of cancer, at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 6, 2000 (age 85 years, 338 days). Interment at Mosswood Cemetery, Cotuit, Barnstable, Mass.
  Relatives: Married to Mary O'Boyle.
  Epitaph: "Semper Fidelis"
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thomas J. Conroy (born c.1889) — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., about 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1928-30; member of Connecticut state senate 3rd District, 1929-31. Burial location unknown.
  Walter L. Considine (b. 1900) — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Born in New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass., August 7, 1900. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate Third Bristol District, 1935-36. Member, Eagles; Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.
  Silvio Ottavio Conte (1921-1991) — also known as Silvio O. Conte — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass., November 9, 1921. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1951-58; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1959-91; died in office 1991; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1972, 1988. Catholic. Died, from complications of cancer, in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., February 8, 1991 (age 69 years, 91 days). Interment at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Pittsfield, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Books about Silvio O. Conte: Peter E. Lynch, Silvio, Congressman for Everyone : A Biographical Portrait of Silvio O. Conte
  Alonzo B. Cook (b. 1866) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 31, 1866. Republican. Lawyer; Massachusetts state auditor, 1915-23; candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1925; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936; Townsendite, Prohibition, Economy candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1936. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Sons of the American Revolution. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Levi F. Cook and Eliza (Ryan) Cook; married to Lydia Martin.
  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, Reading, Mass.
  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
Calvin Coolidge Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933) — also known as John Calvin Coolidge; "Silent Cal"; "Cautious Cal" — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Born in Plymouth, Windsor County, Vt., July 4, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1907; mayor of Northampton, Mass., 1910-11; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1912-15; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1916-19; Governor of Massachusetts, 1919-21; Vice President of the United States, 1921-23; President of the United States, 1923-29. Congregationalist. English ancestry. Died of coronary thrombosis in Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass., January 5, 1933 (age 60 years, 185 days). Interment at Plymouth Notch Cemetery, Plymouth, Vt.
  Presumably named for: John Calvin
  Relatives: Son of John Calvin Coolidge (1845-1926) and Victoria Josephine (Moor) Coolidge (1846-1885); married, October 4, 1905, to Grace Anna Goodhue (1879-1957); father of John Coolidge (1906-2000; son-in-law of John Harper Trumbull (1873-1961)); cousin *** of William Wallace Stickney; first cousin twice removed of Arthur Brown.
  Political families: Coolidge-Usher-Brown-Stickney family of Plainville, Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: John W. Langley — Everett Sanders
  Personal motto: "Do the day's work."
  Campaign slogan (1924): "Keep cool and keep Coolidge."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books by Calvin Coolidge: The Autobiography of Calvin Coolidge (1929)
  Books about Calvin Coolidge: Peter Hannaford, ed., The Quotable Calvin Coolidge : Sensible Words for the New Century — Robert H. Ferrell, The Presidency of Calvin Coolidge — Robert Sobel, Coolidge: An American Enigma — David Greenberg, Coolidge — Amity Shlaes, Coolidge
  Critical books about Calvin Coolidge: Nathan Miller, Star-Spangled Men : America's Ten Worst Presidents
  Image source: "The Statesman," George Wythe University, October 2012
  Henry H. Coolidge (d. 1884) — of Edwardsburg, Cass County, Mich.; Niles, Berrien County, Mich. Born in Leominster, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Lawyer; Cass County Prosecuting Attorney, 1852; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1867; circuit judge in Michigan 2nd Circuit, 1872-78; appointed 1872; resigned 1878. Presbyterian. Died in 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Sarah A. Mead; father of Orville W. Coolidge (1839-1918).
  Richard Bradford Coolidge (1879-1957) — also known as Richard B. Coolidge — of West Medford, Medford, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Deering, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, September 14, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; president, First National Bank of Medford; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1920-22; mayor of Medford, Mass., 1923-26; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928. Unitarian. Member, Theta Delta Chi; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons; Exchange Club. Died in Deering, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, February 17, 1957 (age 77 years, 156 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Merrit Bradford Coolidge (1839-1926) and Lucy Greenwood (French) Coolidge (1844-1940); brother of Arthur William Coolidge; married, September 12, 1908, to Ruth Burleigh Dame (1880-1951); 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).
  John William Corcoran (b. 1853) — also known as John W. Corcoran — of Clinton, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Batavia, Genesee County, N.Y., June 14, 1853. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1884, 1888, 1892, 1896; candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1886, 1887; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1888, 1889, 1890, 1891; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1892-93. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, April 28, 1881, to Margaret J. McDonald.
  Joseph Russell Cotton (b. 1890) — also known as Joseph R. Cotton — of Lexington, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 16, 1890. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twenty-Eighth Middlesex District, 1923-24; member of Massachusetts state senate Seventh Middlesex District, 1927-36. Member, American Legion; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  John Augustin Coulthurst (b. 1871) — also known as John A. Coulthurst — of Roslindale, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I., June 24, 1871. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1902-05; secretary of Massachusetts Democratic Party, 1906-07; candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1907 (Democratic primary), 1907 (Independence League). Catholic. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Matthew Coulthurst and Mary Elizabeth (Berry) Coulthurst.
  William Maurice Cowan (b. 1969) — also known as Mo Cowan — Born in Yadkinville, Yadkin County, N.C., April 4, 1969. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 2013. African ancestry. Still living as of 2013.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Channing Harris Cox (1879-1968) — also known as Channing H. Cox — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., February 28, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1910-18; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1915-18; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1919-21; Governor of Massachusetts, 1921-25; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924, 1928 (speaker); Honorary Consul for Japan in Boston, Mass., 1929; president, Old Colony Trust Company; director, United Fruit Co., Revere Sugar Co., First National Bank of Boston, Boston Herald Traveler (newspaper); board member, Deaconess Hospital. Episcopalian. Member, Humane Society; Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Died August 20, 1968 (age 89 years, 174 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Edson Cox and Evelyn Mary (Randall) Cox; married, February 18, 1915, to Mary Emery Young.
  Cross-reference: Herman A. MacDonald
  Guy W. Cox (b. 1871) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., January 19, 1871. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1903-04; member of Massachusetts state senate Fifth Suffolk District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Jacob Dolson Cox (1828-1900) — also known as Jacob D. Cox — of Ohio. Born in Montreal, Quebec, of American parents, October 27, 1828. Republican. Lawyer; member of Ohio state senate, 1859-60; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of Ohio, 1866-68; U.S. Secretary of the Interior, 1869-70; U.S. Representative from Ohio 6th District, 1877-79. Died in Magnolia, Gloucester, Essex County, Mass., August 4, 1900 (age 71 years, 281 days). Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  Relatives: Married 1849 to Helen C. Finney.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Louis Sherburne Cox (b. 1874) — also known as Louis S. Cox — of Lawrence, Essex County, Mass. Born in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., November 22, 1874. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate Fifth Essex District, 1906; postmaster at Lawrence, Mass., 1906-13; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1918-37; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1937-40. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Grange; Odd Fellows; Elks; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Delta Phi. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles E. Cox and Evelyn M. (Randall) Cox; married, October 22, 1902, to Mary I. Fieles (1877?-?).
  William Wallace Crapo (1830-1926) — also known as William W. Crapo — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Born in Dartmouth, Bristol County, Mass., May 16, 1830. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford, 1857; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1875-83; member of Republican National Committee from Massachusetts, 1884. Died in New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass., February 28, 1926 (age 95 years, 288 days). Interment at Rural Cemetery, New Bedford, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Howland Crapo (1804-1869) and Mary A. (Slocum) Crapo; married, January 22, 1857, to Sarah Ann Davis Tappan (1831-1893).
  Political family: Crapo family of Flint, Michigan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edward J. Cronin (1912-1958) — of Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass.; Peabody, Essex County, Mass. Born in Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass., February 25, 1912. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1949-58; died in office 1958; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952, 1956. Died, following throat surgery, in Quigley Memorial Hospital, Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass., November 24, 1958 (age 46 years, 272 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  John Crawford Crosby (1859-1943) — also known as John C. Crosby — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., June 15, 1859. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1886-87; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1888-89; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 12th District, 1891-93; defeated, 1892; mayor of Pittsfield, Mass., 1894-95; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1904; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1905-13; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1913-37. Died in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass., October 14, 1943 (age 84 years, 121 days). Interment at Pittsfield Cemetery, Pittsfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of John Crosby and Margaret (Crawford) Crosby; married, February 4, 1897, to Henrietta Richards.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Miles Crowley (1859-1921) — of Galveston, Galveston County, Tex. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 22, 1859. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Texas state senate 17th District, 1893-95; U.S. Representative from Texas 10th District, 1895-97; Galveston County Prosecuting Attorney, 1904-12. Died in Galveston, Galveston County, Tex., September 22, 1921 (age 62 years, 212 days). Interment at Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Galveston, Tex.
  Epitaph: "At Rest."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Addison Edward Cudworth (b. 1852) — also known as Addison E. Cudworth — of South Londonderry, Londonderry, Windham County, Vt. Born in Savoy, Berkshire County, Mass., July 3, 1852. Republican. Lawyer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Londonderry, 1884, 1917-19, 1925; Windham County State's Attorney, 1888-89; member of Vermont state senate from Windham County, 1898-1900, 1927; municipal judge in Vermont, 1917-21. Universalist. Burial location unknown.
  Prentiss Cummings (b. 1840) — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Sumner, Oxford County, Maine, September 10, 1840. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1884-85; member of Massachusetts state senate Second Norfolk District, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  John Cunliffe, Jr. (born c.1883) — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Lawrence, Essex County, Mass., about 1883. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haven, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Edwin Upton Curtis (1861-1922) — also known as Edwin Curtis — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 26, 1861. Republican. Lawyer; Boston city clerk, 1889-90; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1895-96; defeated, 1895, 1897; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1909-13. Died March 28, 1922 (age 60 years, 306 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Curtis and Martha Ann (Upton) Curtis.
  George Milton Curtis (b. 1843) — also known as George M. Curtis — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., June 18, 1843. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 3rd District, 1864, 1866. Burial location unknown.
  Laurence Curtis (1893-1989) — also known as Lawrence Curtis — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 3, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lost a leg during Navy training exercises; lawyer; secretary to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., 1921-22; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1933-36; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1936-41; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1944 (alternate), 1960; Massachusetts state treasurer, 1947-48; defeated, 1948; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 10th District, 1953-63. Episcopalian. Member, Disabled American Veterans; American Bar Association; Freemasons. Died July 11, 1989 (age 95 years, 311 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Louis Curtis and Fanny Leland (Richardson) Curtis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  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, Cambridge, Mass.
  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
  Caleb Cushing (1800-1879) — of Newburyport, Essex County, Mass. Born in Salisbury, Essex County, Mass., January 17, 1800. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1825, 1833-34, 1845-46, 1850; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1827; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1835-43; defeated, 1833; U.S. Minister to China, 1843-44; Spain, 1874-77; U.S. Diplomatic Commissioner to China, 1844; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1847, 1848; mayor of Newburyport, Mass., 1851-52; resigned 1852; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1852-53; U.S. Attorney General, 1853-57; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1860. Died in Newburyport, Essex County, Mass., January 2, 1879 (age 78 years, 350 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Newburyport, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Lydia (Dow) Cushing and John Newmarch Cushing (1779-1848); married, November 23, 1824, to Caroline Elizabeth Wilde (1802-1832); third cousin once removed of Samuel Adams (1722-1803) and Jacob Clark Pike; third cousin twice removed of Sumner Tucker Pike, Doris Pike, Moses Bernard Pike and Frank Avery Pike; fourth cousin of Joseph Allen and George Bailey Loring; fourth cousin once removed of James Brooks and Arthur Percy Cushing.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts; Adams-Waite-Forshee-Cowan family of Dexter, Michigan; Pike family of Lubec, Maine; Kidder family of Connecticut; Adams-Rusling family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John F. Cusick (b. 1869) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., February 20, 1869. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate Seventh Suffolk District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
Nathan Cutler Nathan Cutler (1775-1861) — of Farmington, Franklin County, Maine. Born May 29, 1775. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1809-11, 1819; delegate to Maine state constitutional convention, 1820; member of Maine state senate, 1828-29; Governor of Maine, 1829-30; Franklin County Treasurer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1844. Died June 8, 1861 (age 86 years, 10 days). Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Maine State Archives/Maine Historical Society
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