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  Daniel J. Gallagher (b. 1873) — of Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., August 31, 1873. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1918-19; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1920-21; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Catholic. Member, Foresters; Knights of Columbus; Kiwanis. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Owen Gallagher and Ann (Ryan) Gallagher; married, November 26, 1898, to Mary A. Cronin.
William F. Galvin William Francis Galvin (b. 1950) — also known as William F. Galvin; Bill Galvin — of Brighton, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Brighton, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 17, 1950. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1975-90 (Twenty-Seventh Suffolk District 1975-78, Nineteenth Suffolk District 1979-90); candidate for Massachusetts state treasurer, 1990; secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1995-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Bill Galvin campaign web site
  William Frye Garcelon (1868-1949) — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine, October 24, 1868. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1907-09. Member, Freemasons. Died May 1, 1949 (age 80 years, 189 days). Burial location unknown.
  William Tudor Gardiner (1892-1953) — also known as William T. Gardiner — of Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., June 12, 1892. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1921-26; Speaker of the Maine State House of Representatives, 1925-26; Governor of Maine, 1929-33; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1932; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; he and Gen. Maxwell Taylor landed in Italy in 1943, before the American invasion, traveled to Rome undetected, and held a conference with the Italian High Command, obtaining information helpful to the Allies. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Military Order of the World Wars; Sons of Union Veterans; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Odd Fellows; Grange; American Bar Association. Killed when his Beechcraft Bonanza airplane exploded in midair, and crashed in Schnecksville, Lehigh County, Pa., August 2, 1953 (age 61 years, 51 days). Interment at Christ Church Cemetery, Gardiner, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Hallowell Gardiner (died 1924) and Alice (Bangs) Gardiner; married, September 16, 1916, to Margaret Thomas (1892?-?); second great-grandson of Robert H. Gardiner.
  Cross-reference: Edward E. Chase
  Richard Nelson Gardner (1881-1953) — also known as Richard N. Gardner; Dick Gardner — of Staples, Todd County, Minn. Born in Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass., 1881. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state senate 51st District, 1931-43; resigned 1943. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Rotary; Royal League; Knights of Pythias. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., December 4, 1953 (age about 72 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Wendell Arthur Garrity, Jr. (1920-1999) — also known as W. Arthur Garrity, Jr. — of Massachusetts. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., June 20, 1920. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1961-66; U.S. District Judge for Massachusetts, 1966-85. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association. Ordered the desegregation of Boston schools in 1974. Died, of cancer, in Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass., September 16, 1999 (age 79 years, 88 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Wellesley, Mass.
  William Gaston (b. 1899) — of New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., 1899. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; playwright; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1948. Protestant. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Alexander Gaston (1859-1927).
  Political family: Gaston family of Boston, Massachusetts.
William A. Gaston William Alexander Gaston (1859-1927) — also known as William A. Gaston — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 1, 1859. Democrat. Lawyer; banker; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1902, 1903, 1926; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904, 1924 (alternate); candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1922. Episcopalian. Died in Barre, Worcester County, Mass., July 17, 1927 (age 68 years, 77 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of William Gaston (1820-1894) and Louisa Augusta (Beecher) Gaston; married 1892 to May Davidson Lockwood; father of William Gaston (1899-?).
  Political family: Gaston family of Boston, Massachusetts.
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, November 1902
  Thomas J. Geary (1854-1929) — of Petaluma, Sonoma County, Calif.; Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif.; Nome, Nome census area, Alaska; San Francisco, Calif. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 18, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; Sonoma County District Attorney, 1883-84; U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1890-95. Died in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif., July 6, 1929 (age 75 years, 169 days). Interment at Rural Cemetery, Santa Rosa, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gordon D. Giffin (born c.1949) — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., about 1949. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Georgia, 1992; U.S. Ambassador to Canada, 1997-2001; member, Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Still living as of 2014.
  See also NNDB dossier
Frederick H. Gillett Frederick Huntington Gillett (1851-1935) — also known as Frederick H. Gillett — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Westfield, Hampden County, Mass., October 16, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1890-91; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1893-1925; Speaker of the U.S. House, 1919-25; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920, 1924, 1928 (member, Resolutions Committee); U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1925-31. Died July 31, 1935 (age 83 years, 288 days). Interment at Pine Hill Cemetery, Westfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Bates Gillett and Lucy Douglas (Fowler) Gillett; married, November 25, 1915, to Christine (Rice) Hoar (widow of Rockwood Hoar (1855-1906)).
  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).
  Epitaph: "Loyal to Duty, Honor, Country."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Alfred Gilmore (1812-1890) — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Born in Butler, Butler County, Pa., June 9, 1812. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 24th District, 1849-53. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 29, 1890 (age 78 years, 20 days). Interment at Church on the Hill Cemetery, Lenox, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of John Gilmore (1780-1845).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bernard Ginsburg (b. 1898) — of Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Kiev, Ukraine, August 1, 1898. Republican. Naturalized U.S. citizen; lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1925-26, 1929-30; member of Massachusetts Republican State Committee, 1932-36; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 12th District, 1932. Jewish. Member, American Legion; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows; Elks; B'nai B'rith. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Myer Ginsburg and Sonia (Segal) Ginsburg; married, November 27, 1927, to Mildred Fishman.
  Eugene H. Giroux (b. 1903) — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass., January 20, 1903. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1931-36; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1937-44; candidate for mayor of Somerville, Mass., 1939. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Hercule J. Giroux and Mary L. (LeSage) Giroux; married 1927 to Mary E. Cotter.
  Louis H. Glaser (1910-1989) — of Malden, Middlesex County, Mass.; Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Poland, June 15, 1910. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952; candidate for mayor of Malden, Mass., 1953. Jewish. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Jewish War Veterans. Died October 4, 1989 (age 79 years, 111 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Philip Glaser and Lillian (Burstein) Glaser; married, November 2, 1947, to Estelle Vineberg.
  Calvin Goddard (1768-1842) — of Plainfield, Windham County, Conn.; Norwich, New London County, Conn. Born in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Mass., July 17, 1768. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1795-1801, 1807; U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1801-05 (at-large 1801-05, 3rd District 1805); member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1808-15; Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1812; mayor of Norwich, Conn., 1814; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1815-18. Died in Norwich, New London County, Conn., May 2, 1842 (age 73 years, 289 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Norwich, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Mary (Willard) Goddard (1730-1796) and Daniel Goddard (1734-1796); married, November 27, 1794, to Alice Cogswell Hart (1772-1832); grandfather of Calvin Goddard Child (1834-1880).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  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, Melrose, Mass.
  Relatives: Married to Hannah H. Pope.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Robert William Goodlatte (b. 1952) — also known as Bob Goodlatte — of Roanoke, Va. Born in Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass., September 22, 1952. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Virginia 6th District, 1993-. Christian Scientist. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  John Zacheus Goodrich (1804-1885) — also known as John Z. Goodrich — of Glendale, Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Mass. Born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., September 27, 1804. Lawyer; manufacturer; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1848-49; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1851-55 (7th District 1851-53, 11th District 1853-55); Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1861; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1861-65. Died in Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Mass., April 19, 1885 (age 80 years, 204 days). Interment at Stockbridge Cemetery, Stockbridge, Mass.
  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, Melrose, Mass.
  Relatives: Married 1905 to Eleanor Hardy Stone.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Robert Eliot Goodwin (b. 1878) — also known as Robert E. Goodwin — of Concord, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., October 27, 1878. Republican. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936. Member, American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Frank Goodwin and Mary Greenwood (Buttrick) Goodwin; married, October 3, 1922, to Elsie T. Wainwright.
  Gurdon Wright Gordon (b. 1871) — also known as Gurdon W. Gordon — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., November 26, 1871. Republican. Lawyer; insurance executive; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1912; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1913-16; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920 (alternate), 1928. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Phi Gamma Delta; Phi Delta Phi. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Nelson E. Gordon and Caroline Augusta (Wright) Gordon; married, November 3, 1903, to Ellen Beekman Walsh.
  William Gordon (1763-1802) — of Amherst, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Massachusetts, April 12, 1763. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state senate 7th District, 1794-95; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire at-large, 1797-1800; New Hampshire state attorney general, 1801-02; died in office 1802. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 8, 1802 (age 39 years, 26 days). Interment at Amherst Cemetery, Amherst, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Benjamin Gorham (1775-1855) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., February 13, 1775. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1814-18, 1841; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1819-21, 1823; resigned 1821; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1820-23, 1827-31, 1833-35. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 27, 1855 (age 80 years, 226 days). Interment at Phipps Street Burying Ground, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Nathaniel Gorham and Rebecca (Call) Gorham (1744-1812); uncle of Charlotte Gray Brooks (1800-1859; who married Edward Everett (1794-1865)) and Abigail Brown Brooks (1808-1889; who married Charles Francis Adams (1807-1886)); granduncle of John Quincy Adams, William Everett and Brooks Adams; great-granduncle of Charles Francis Adams (1866-1954); second great-granduncle of Leverett Saltonstall, Richard Saltonstall and Thomas Boylston Adams; third great-granduncle of William Lawrence Saltonstall.
  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 — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Thomas J. Grady (b. 1877) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Newport, Newport County, R.I., December 16, 1877. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Sixth Suffolk District, 1905; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council 4th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  William Joseph Granfield (1889-1959) — also known as William J. Granfield — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass.; Longmeadow, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., December 18, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1917-19; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1917-18; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1930-37; district judge in Massachusetts, 1936-49. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Catholic Order of Foresters; Elks; Eagles. Died in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., May 28, 1959 (age 69 years, 161 days). Interment at St. Michael's Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of John Granfield and Ellen (O'Connor) Granfield; married, August 30, 1919, to Jane Campbell (died 1929); married, July 26, 1938, to Elsie I. Bemis (born 1901); married, July 28, 1950, to Ruth Rosamond Belding (born 1902).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Miles Tobey Granger (1817-1895) — also known as Miles T. Granger — of Canaan, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in New Marlborough, Berkshire County, Mass., August 12, 1817. Democrat. Lawyer; probate judge in Connecticut, 1849-67; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1857; member of Connecticut state senate 17th District, 1866-67; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1867-76; justice of Connecticut state supreme court, 1876-87; resigned 1887; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1887-89. Died in North Canaan, Litchfield County, Conn., October 21, 1895 (age 78 years, 70 days). Interment at Lower Cemetery, North Canaan, Conn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  William P. Grant (b. 1905) — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Born in Fall River, Bristol County, Mass., November 5, 1905. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1930; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1940; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1940, 1944 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee; speaker), 1948 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964; mayor of Fall River, Mass., 1946-51; defeated, 1951, 1953. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Eagles; Moose. Burial location unknown.
  Merle Dixon Graves (b. 1887) — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass.; Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Born in Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc County, Maine, October 13, 1887. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Fourth Hampden District, 1921-24. Congregationalist. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Military Order of the World Wars; American Legion; Phi Gamma Delta; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Lucien Chase Graves and Annie (Dixon) Graves; married, December 27, 1910, to Clara Cooley Stevenson (1884?-?).
  Francis Calley Gray (b. 1890) — also known as Francis C. Gray — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Chestnut Hill, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., January 22, 1890. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; banker; director, U.S. Smelting, Refining & Mining Co.; director, Massachusetts Fire and Marine Insurance Co.; chairman, Massachusetts General Hospital; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1944. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Humane Society. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Morris Gray and Flora (Grant) Gray; married, September 16, 1916, to Helen Rotch Bullard.
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, Cambridge, Mass.
  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
  Addison Loomis Green (1862-1942) — also known as Addison L. Green — of Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Westfield, Hampden County, Mass., October 23, 1862. Lawyer; archaeologist; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1894; became involved in the textile business; vice-president, Association of Woolen Manufacturers of America; studied archeological sites in Spain and France with Charles G. Dawes, 1930. Episcopalian. English ancestry. Member, Psi Upsilon; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons. Died June 24, 1942 (age 79 years, 244 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Jefferson Green and Alvira Eunice (Loomis) Green; married 1890 to Maud Ingersoll Bennett (died 1901); married 1911 to Gertrude Metcalf; father of Addison Bennett Green (born 1891; who married Margaret A. Oldham (1896?-?)) and Marshall Green.
  Byram Green (1786-1865) — of Ontario County, N.Y. Born in East Windsor, Windsor, Berkshire County, Mass., April 15, 1786. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; circuit judge in New York, 1814; member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1816-17, 1818-20, 1821-22; member of New York state senate 7th District, 1823-24; U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1843-45. Died in Sodus, Wayne County, N.Y., October 18, 1865 (age 79 years, 186 days). Interment at Rural Cemetery, Sodus, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  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, Cambridge, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Roger Sherman Greene (1840-1930) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Seattle, King County, Wash.; Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 14, 1840. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; justice of Washington territorial supreme court, 1870-79; chief justice of Washington territorial supreme court, 1879-87; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington, 1888; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Washington, 1890. Baptist. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Loyal Legion. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., February 17, 1930 (age 89 years, 65 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. David Greene and Mary (Evarts) Greene; married, August 17, 1866, to Grace Wooster (died 1917); married, August 4, 1918, to May (Collins) Jones (died 1929); nephew of William Maxwell Evarts; uncle of Henry Sherman Boutell (1856-1926) and Roger Sherman Greene II; great-grandson of Roger Sherman; first cousin of Maxwell Evarts; second cousin of Simeon Eben Baldwin, Rockwood Hoar, Sherman Hoar and Roger Kent.
  Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  William Bates Greenough (1866-1956) — also known as William B. Greenough — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in Westfield, Hampden County, Mass., November 22, 1866. Republican. Lawyer; Rhode Island state attorney general, 1905-12; Presidential Elector for Rhode Island, 1916; delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1924. Member, American Bar Association; Chi Phi; Society of Colonial Wars; Sons of the American Revolution. Died November 17, 1956 (age 89 years, 361 days). Interment at Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of James Carruthers Greenough and Jeanie Ashley (Bates) Greenough; married, September 27, 1893, to Eliza S. Clark.
  George Grennell, Jr. (1786-1877) — also known as George Grinnell, Jr. — of Greenfield, Franklin County, Mass. Born in Greenfield, Franklin County, Mass., December 25, 1786. Whig. Lawyer; Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney, 1820-28; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1825-27; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1829-39 (7th District 1829-33, 6th District 1833-39); probate judge in Massachusetts, 1849-53; Franklin County Clerk of Courts, 1853-65; first president, Troy & Greenfield Railroad. Died in Greenfield, Franklin County, Mass., November 19, 1877 (age 90 years, 329 days). Interment at Green River Cemetery, Greenfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of George Grennell (1750-1844) and Lydia (Stevens) Grennell; married to Eliza Seymour Perkins (1800-1887); father of William Fowler Grinnell (1831-1912).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  George Grime (1859-1928) — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Born in Manchester, England, 1859. Lawyer; mayor of Fall River, Mass., 1902-04. Died in Fall River, Bristol County, Mass., October 1, 1928 (age about 69 years). Burial location unknown.
  Erwin Nathaniel Griswold (1904-1994) — also known as Erwin N. Griswold — Born in East Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, July 14, 1904. Republican. Lawyer; law professor; dean, Harvard Law School, 1946-67; U.S. Solicitor General, 1967-73. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 19, 1994 (age 90 years, 128 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Harlen Griswold and Hope (Erwin) Griswold; married to Harriet Allena Ford.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Jonathan Grout (1737-1807) — of Massachusetts. Born in Lunenburg, Worcester County, Mass., July 23, 1737. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1781, 1784, 1787; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1788; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1789-91. Died in Dover, Strafford County, N.H., September 8, 1807 (age 70 years, 47 days). Interment at Pine Hill Cemetery, Dover, N.H.
  Relatives: Ancestor *** of Edward Marshall Grout (1861-1931).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
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