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Politician members in Massachusetts

  Morris Berthold Abram (1918-2000) — also known as Morris Abram — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Fitzgerald, Ben Hill County, Ga., June 19, 1918. Democrat. Rhodes scholar; lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; served on prosecution staff at Nuremburg war crimes trials; U.S. Representative to United Nations European office; worked on Marshall Plan for postwar reconstruction of Europe; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Georgia 5th District, 1952; candidate for nomination for U.S. Senator from New York, 1968; president of Brandeis University, 1968-70; member, U.S. Civil Rights Commission, 1984-86. Jewish. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Kappa Phi; American Bar Association; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; American Jewish Committee; Urban League; Council on Foreign Relations. Died, from a viral infection, in a hospital at Geneva, Switzerland, March 16, 2000 (age 81 years, 271 days). Interment at Woodside Cemetery, Yarmouth Port, Yarmouth, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Abram (1883-1957) and Irene (Cohen) Abram (1897-1979); married, December 23, 1944, to Jane Isabella Maguire (1920-2009; divorced 1974); married, January 25, 1975, to Carlyn (Feldman) Fisher (divorced 1987); married, August 26, 1990, to Bruna Molina.
  Epitaph: He established "one man, one vote" as a principle of American law.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Morton Isaac Abramowitz (b. 1933) — also known as Morton I. Abramowitz — of Massachusetts; Washington, D.C. Born in Lakewood, Ocean County, N.J., January 20, 1933. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Hong Kong, 1963-66; U.S. Ambassador to Thailand, 1978-81; Turkey, 1989-91. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Phi Beta Kappa. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Mendel Abramowitz and Dora (Smith) Abramowitz; married, September 13, 1959, to Sheppie Glass.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Thomas Boylston Adams (1910-1997) — also known as Thomas B. Adams — of Lincoln, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., July 25, 1910. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; hotel executive; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1966; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1968; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Lincoln, Middlesex County, Mass., June 4, 1997 (age 86 years, 314 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Adams (1875-1964) and Marian (Morse) Adams (1878-1959); married, January 5, 1940, to Ramelle Frost Cochrane (1916-2004); grandnephew of John Quincy Adams (1833-1894) and Brooks Adams; great-grandson of Charles Francis Adams (1807-1886); great-grandnephew of George Washington Adams; second great-grandson of John Quincy Adams (1767-1848); second great-grandnephew of Benjamin Gorham; third great-grandson of John Adams (1735-1826), Nathaniel Gorham and Joshua Johnson; third great-grandnephew of Thomas Johnson; first cousin once removed of Charles Francis Adams (1866-1954); first cousin twice removed of William Everett; first cousin four times removed of William Cranch (1769-1855); second cousin thrice removed of Bradley Tyler Johnson; second cousin five times removed of Samuel Adams; third cousin of Leverett Saltonstall and Richard Saltonstall; third cousin once removed of William Lawrence Saltonstall.
  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).
  George Weston Anderson (1861-1938) — also known as George W. Anderson — of Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass.; Wellesley Hills, Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Acworth, Sullivan County, N.H., September 1, 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1911, 1912; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1914-17; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1917-18; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1918-31; took senior status 1931. Unitarian. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Political and Social Science; American Economic Association; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons. Died in DeLand, Volusia County, Fla., February 14, 1938 (age 76 years, 166 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of David Campbell Anderson and Martha Lucinda (Brigham) Anderson; married 1897 to Minnie E. Mitchell (died 1906); married, January 25, 1908, to Addie Earle Kenerson.
  See also federal judicial profile
  William Franklin Anderson (1860-1944) — also known as William F. Anderson — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn.; Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Winter Park, Orange County, Fla. Born near Morgantown, Monongalia County, Va. (now W.Va.), April 22, 1860. Republican. Minister; Methodist bishop of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1908-12, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1912-24, and Boston, Mass., 1924-32; offered prayer, Republican National Convention, 1924 ; acting president, Boston University, 1925-26. Methodist. Member, Delta Tau Delta; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons. Died in Buzzards Bay, Bourne, Barnstable County, Mass., July 22, 1944 (age 84 years, 91 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Anderson and Elizabeth (Coombs) Anderson; married, June 9, 1887, to Jennie Lulah Ketcham.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Bruce Barton (1886-1967) — also known as "Advertiser"; "The Advertising King"; "The Great Repealer" — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Robbins, Scott County, Tenn., August 5, 1886. Republican. Author; newspaper editor; U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1937-41; derided by Franklin Roosevelt as one of "Martin, Barton, and Fish", three Republican opponents of his New Deal policies; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940, 1944; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1940; a founder of the Batten, Barton, Durstine and Osborn (BBDO) advertising agency. Congregationalist. Member, Alpha Delta Phi; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 5, 1967 (age 80 years, 334 days). Interment at Rock Hill Cemetery, Foxboro, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. William E. Barton and Esther Treat (Bushnell) Barton; married, October 2, 1913, to Esther M. Randall (died 1951).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Edward Murray Bassett (1863-1948) — also known as Edward M. Bassett — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 7, 1863. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1903-05. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 7, 1948 (age 85 years, 243 days). Interment at Ashfield Plains Cemetery, Ashfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Charles R. Bassett and Elvira (Rogers) Bassett; married, May 14, 1890, to Annie R. Preston.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Augustus Witschief Bennet (1897-1983) — also known as Augustus W. Bennet — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 7, 1897. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1945-47. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Rotary; Sons of the American Revolution; Grange; Phi Beta Kappa; Psi Upsilon. Died in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., June 5, 1983 (age 85 years, 241 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Stiles Bennet (1870-1962) and Gertrude (Witschief) Bennet (1872-1959); married, October 19, 1929, to Maxine Layne (1906-1991).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Adolf Augustus Berle, Jr. (1895-1971) — also known as Adolf A. Berle; A. A. Berle — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 29, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; economist; law professor; member of the "Brain Trust" which advised President Franklin D. Roosevelt; American Labor candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937; U.S. Ambassador to Brazil, 1945-46. Congregationalist. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Council on Foreign Relations; American Philosophical Society; Phi Beta Kappa. Died, from a stroke, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 17, 1971 (age 76 years, 19 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Adolf Augustus Berle (born 1866; clergyman) and Augusta (Wright) Berle; married, December 17, 1927, to Beatrice Bend Bishop; father of Peter A. A. Berle (1929?-).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books by Adolf A. Berle: Latin America : Diplomacy and Reality (1962) — American Economic Republic (1963) — Power Without Property : A New Development in American Political Economy (1959) — Navigating the Rapids, 1918-1971 (1973) — Power (1969) — Tides of Crisis : A Primer of Foreign Relations (1957) — The Twentieth-Century Capitalist Revolution (1954) — The Modern Corporation and Private Property (1933)
  Books about Adolf A. Berle: Jordan A. Schwarz, Liberal : Adolf A. Berle and the Vision of an American Era
  John Taggard Blodgett (1859-1912) — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born in Belmont, Middlesex County, Mass., May 16, 1859. Lawyer; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1898-1900; justice of Rhode Island state supreme court, 1900-03. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Sons of the American Revolution. Died March 4, 1912 (age 52 years, 293 days). Interment at Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of William Alfred Blodgett and Anna Maria (Taggard) Blodgett; married, March 28, 1883, to Amelia Wilson Torrey (1856-1899); married, August 15, 1900, to Amy Lacy Bemiss.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Robert James Bottomly (b. 1883) — also known as Robert J. Bottomly — of Jamaica Plain, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., December 30, 1883. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Delta Theta; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles S. Bottomly and Mary E. (McGaffey) Bottomly; married, March 3, 1915, to Margaret D. Spencer.
  Henry Sherman Boutell (1856-1926) — also known as Henry S. Boutell — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 14, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1884; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1897-1911 (6th District 1897-1903, 9th District 1903-11); delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1908; U.S. Minister to Switzerland, 1911-13; law professor. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Sons of the American Revolution; Society of Colonial Wars; Loyal Legion. Died, of bronchial pneumonia, in Sanremo, Italy, March 11, 1926 (age 69 years, 362 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Westborough, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis Henry Boutell and Anna (Greene) Boutell; married, December 29, 1880, to Euphemia Lucia Clara Gates; nephew of Roger Sherman Greene; grandnephew of William Maxwell Evarts; second great-grandson of Roger Sherman (1721-1793).
  Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Elizabeth S. Brater (b. 1951) — also known as Liz Brater — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 12, 1951. Democrat. Mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1991-93; defeated, 1993; member of Michigan state house of representatives 53rd District, 1995-2002; member of Michigan state senate 18th District, 2003-. Female. Jewish. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Still living as of 2020.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Addison Brown (1830-1913) — of New York. Born in West Newbury, Essex County, Mass., February 21, 1830. Lawyer; botanist; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1881-1901; retired 1901. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 9, 1913 (age 83 years, 47 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Addison Brown and Catherine Babson (Griffin) Brown; married to Mary C. Barrett (died 1887); married 1893 to Helen C. Gaskin.
  See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James MacGregor Burns (b. 1918) — also known as James M. Burns — of Williamstown, Berkshire County, Mass. Born in Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass., August 3, 1918. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; college professor; author; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952 (alternate), 1956, 1960, 1964; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1958. Member, American Philosophical Society; American Historical Association; American Civil Liberties Union; American Legion; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Sigma Rho. Received Pulitzer Prize in history, 1971. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Arthur Burns and Mildred Curry (Bunce) Burns; married 1942 to Janet Rose Dismorr Thompson; married 1969 to Joan Simpson Meyers.
  Harold Hitz Burton (1888-1964) — also known as Harold H. Burton — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah; Boise, Ada County, Idaho; East Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Jamaica Plain, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 22, 1888. Republican. Lawyer; assistant attorney, Utah Power & Light Company and Utah Light & Traction Company, 1914-16; attorney, Idaho Power Company and Boise Valley Traction Company, 1916-17; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1929; mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, 1931-32, 1936-41; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1944; speaker, 1936; U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1941-45; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1945-58; took senior status 1958. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; American Bar Association; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Kappa Epsilon; Phi Alpha Delta; Knights of Pythias; Moose; Eagles; Grange; Rotary; Kiwanis; Exchange Club. Died in Washington, D.C., October 28, 1964 (age 76 years, 128 days). Interment at Highland Park Cemetery, Highland Hills, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Alfred Edgar Burton (Dean of M.I.T.) and Gertrude (Hitz) Burton; married, June 15, 1912, to Selma Florence Smith.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  George Herbert Walker Bush (1924-2018) — also known as George Bush; "Poppy"; "Sheepskin"; "Timberwolf" — of Midland, Midland County, Tex.; Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born in Milton, Norfolk County, Mass., June 12, 1924. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1964; candidate for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1964, 1970; U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1967-71; U.S. Representative to United Nations, 1971-73; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1973-74; U.S. Liaison to China, 1974-75; director, U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, 1976-77; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1980; Vice President of the United States, 1981-89; President of the United States, 1989-93; defeated, 1992. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Skull and Bones; Council on Foreign Relations; Delta Kappa Epsilon; Society of the Cincinnati; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Houston, Harris County, Tex., November 30, 2018 (age 94 years, 171 days). Interment at George H. W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, College Station, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Prescott Sheldon Bush and Dorothy (Walker) Bush (1901-1992); married, January 6, 1945, to Barbara Pierce (1925-2018); father of George Walker Bush and John Ellis Bush (1953-); first cousin thrice removed of David Davis.
  Political family: Bush family of Massachusetts.
  Cross-reference: Caspar W. Weinberger — John H. Sununu — Don Evans — James C. Oberwetter
  The George Bush School of Government and Public Service, at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, is named for him.  — George Bush High School, in Richmond, Texas, is named for him.  — George Herbert Walker Bush Elementary School, in Addison, Texas, is named for him.
  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 — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books by George H. W. Bush: All The Best, George Bush: My Life and Other Writings (1999) — Looking Forward (1987) — A World Transformed (1998)
  Books about George H. W. Bush: John Robert Greene, The Presidency of George Bush — Tim O'Shei & Joe Marren, George H. W. Bush (for young readers)
  Critical books about George H. W. Bush: Kevin Phillips, American Dynasty: Aristocracy, Fortune, and the Politics of Deceit in the House of Bush — Kitty Kelly, The Family : The Real Story of the Bush Dynasty
  Robert Granville Caldwell (b. 1882) — of Texas; Belmont, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Bogotá, Colombia of American parents, August 31, 1882. Democrat. College professor; historian; U.S. Minister to Portugal, 1933-37; Bolivia, 1937-39. Member, American Historical Association; Phi Beta Kappa. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Milton Etsil Caldwell and Susanna (Adams) Caldwell; married 1915 to Edith Jones.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Benjamin Preston Clark (1860-1939) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in West Roxbury, Norfolk County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., October 8, 1860. President, Plymouth Cordage Co.; dirctor, U.S. Smelting, Refining, and Mining Co.; Honorary Consul for Guatemala in Boston, Mass., 1897-1908; Consul for Haiti in Boston, Mass., 1909-39. Episcopalian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Bequeathed his private collection of 30,000 butterfly and moth specimens to the Carnegie Museum in Pittsburgh. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 10, 1939 (age 78 years, 94 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Adeline Kennicutt (Weld) Clark (1833-1900) and Benjamin Cutler Clark, Jr.; married, January 21, 1890, to Josephine Francis Allen (1868-1961); grandson of Benjamin Cutler Clark (1800-1863).
  Political family: Clark family of Boston, Massachusetts.
  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
  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
  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.
  Charles Woolsey Cole (1906-1978) — also known as Charles W. Cole — of Amherst, Hampshire County, Mass.; New York. Born in Montclair, Essex County, N.J., February 8, 1906. University professor; President of Amherst College, 1946-60; U.S. Ambassador to Chile, 1961-64. Presbyterian. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; American Association of University Professors; Council on Foreign Relations; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Kappa Epsilon; Delta Sigma Rho; American Historical Association; American Economic Association. Died in 1978 (age about 72 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  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, Cambridge, Mass.
  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
  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).
Erastus Corning II Erastus Corning II (1909-1983) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., October 7, 1909. Democrat. Insurance broker; member of New York state assembly from Albany County 1st District, 1936; member of New York state senate 30th District, 1937-41; resigned 1941; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1942-83; died in office 1983; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1972, 1980; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1946; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1964; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 40th District, 1967. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Chi Psi. Died, of cardio-pulmonary failure, in University Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 28, 1983 (age 73 years, 233 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Edwin Corning (1883-1934) and Louise (Maxwell) Corning; married, June 23, 1932, to Elizabeth Norris Platt; nephew of Parker Corning; great-grandson of Erastus Corning.
  Political family: Corning family of Albany, New York.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books about Erastus Corning II: Paul Grondahl, Mayor Corning : Albany Icon, Albany Enigma
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  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?-?).
  Frederick Morgan Davenport (1866-1956) — also known as Frederick M. Davenport — of Clinton, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., August 27, 1866. College professor; member of New York state senate 36th District, 1909-10, 1919-24; Progressive candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1912; Progressive candidate for Governor of New York, 1914; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924, 1928; U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1925-33; defeated (Republican), 1932, 1934. Member, American Political Science Association; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Washington, D.C., December 26, 1956 (age 90 years, 121 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of David Davenport and Annie L. (Green) Davenport; married, January 2, 1899, to Edith Jefferson Andrus (daughter of John Emory Andrus (1841-1934)).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Nathaniel Davis (1925-2011) — of Hoboken, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 12, 1925. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Minister to Bulgaria, 1965-66; U.S. Ambassador to Guatemala, 1968-71; Chile, 1971-73; Switzerland, 1975-77. Congregationalist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; American Historical Association. Died May 16, 2011 (age 86 years, 34 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
Thomas C. Desmond Thomas Charles Desmond (1887-1972) — also known as Thomas C. Desmond — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Born in Middletown, Orange County, N.Y., September 15, 1887. Republican. Engineer; president and chief engineer, Newburgh Ship Yards; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928, 1940; member of New York state senate, 1931-58 (27th District 1931-44, 32nd District 1945-54, 33rd District 1955-58). Episcopalian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Elks; Grange; Moose; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Redmen; Knights of Pythias. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 6, 1972 (age 85 years, 21 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Henry Desmond and Katharine (Safried) Desmond; married, August 16, 1923, to Alice B. Curtis (who later married Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991)).
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; VanRensselaer family of Albany, New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  Paul Howard Douglas (1892-1976) — also known as Paul H. Douglas — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., March 26, 1892. Democrat. University professor; economist; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968; U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1949-67; defeated, 1942, 1966. Unitarian or Quaker. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks; Americans for Democratic Action; American Economic Association; American Philosophical Society; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Upsilon. Died in Washington, D.C., September 24, 1976 (age 84 years, 182 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of James Howard Douglas and Annie (Smith) Douglas; married 1915 to Dorothy S. Wolff (divorced 1930); married 1931 to Emily Taft (1899-1994).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about Paul H. Douglas: Roger Biles, Crusading Liberal: Paul H. Douglas of Illinois
  Maurice Pratt Dunlap (1882-1964) — also known as Maurice P. Dunlap — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, December 9, 1882. U.S. Consul in Stavanger, 1915-17; Copenhagen, 1917-18, 1919-20, 1921; Odense, 1918; Malmo, 1920; Bangkok, 1922-23; Port-au-Prince, 1924-27; Stockholm, 1927-32; Dundee, 1932-35; Bergen, 1936-41. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died July 30, 1964 (age 81 years, 234 days). Interment at Dell Rapids Cemetery, Dell Rapids, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Dunlap and Anna (Pratt) Dunlap; married, June 13, 1934, to Dorothea Storm Gregersen; married, June 30, 1943, to Mary Desirée Uline (1882-1970).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Joseph Bartlett Eastman (1882-1944) — also known as Joseph B. Eastman — of Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass.; Washington, D.C. Born in Katonah, Westchester County, N.Y., June 26, 1882. Member, Massachusetts Public Service Commission, 1915-19; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1919-44. Member, Psi Upsilon; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in 1944 (age about 62 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. John Huse Eastman (1849-1917) and Lucy (King) Eastman; third cousin once removed of Benjamin C. Eastman; third cousin twice removed of Ira Allen Eastman (1809-1881).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Fred Tarbell Field (1876-1950) — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Springfield, Windsor County, Vt., December 24, 1876. Lawyer; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1929-47; chief justice of Massachusetts supreme judicial court, 1938-47. Baptist. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; American Bar Association; American Historical Association; Phi Beta Kappa. Died, in Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., July 23, 1950 (age 73 years, 211 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Frederic Griswold Field and Anna Melanie (Tarbell) Field; married, October 11, 1922, to Gertrude Alice Montague; nephew of Walbridge Abner Field (1833-1899).
  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.
  Henry Clay Hall (1860-1936) — also known as Henry C. Hall — of Paris, France; Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 3, 1860. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Colorado Springs, Colo., 1905-07; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1914-28. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Kappa Epsilon; Phi Beta Kappa. Died, from bronchial pneumonia, in Ashfield, Franklin County, Mass., November 9, 1936 (age 76 years, 311 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, Colo.
  Presumably named for: Henry Clay
  Relatives: Son of Henry Clay Hall (1828-1873) and Amanda Harwood (Ferry) Hall (1829-1917); married, June 4, 1887, to Mary Bacon Bartow (1864-1901); married, March 14, 1905, to Alice Munsell Sweetser; first cousin once removed of Zenas Ferry Moody (1832-1917).
  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
  Robert James Harris (1930-2005) — also known as Robert J. Harris; Bob Harris — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 5, 1930. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; lawyer; law professor; mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1969-73. Jewish. Lithuanian ancestry. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Order of the Coif. Died, of brain lymphoma, in Scio Township, Washtenaw County, Mich., July 10, 2005 (age 74 years, 278 days). Interment at Arborcrest Memorial Park, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Louis Harris and Bertha (Herman) Harris; married to Zelma Jean 'Mimi' Porter.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Christian Archibald Herter, Jr. (1919-2007) — also known as Christian A. Herter, Jr. — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Washington, D.C. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 29, 1919. Republican. Major in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; administrative assistant to U.S. Vice President Richard M. Nixon, 1953-54; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956, 1960; candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1958; vice-president, Socony Mobil Oil Company, 1961-67; director, Berkshire Life Insurance Company; law professor. Member, American Bar Association; Council on Foreign Relations; Phi Beta Kappa. Died, from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, in Washington, D.C., September 16, 2007 (age 88 years, 230 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Mary Caroline (Pratt) Herter and Christian Archibald Herter (1895-1966); married, June 10, 1944, to Suzanne Clery (divorced 1963); married, August 18, 1963, to Susan Cable (divorced); married to Catherine Hooker.
  See also NNDB dossier
Charles Evans Hughes Charles Evans Hughes (1862-1948) — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y., April 11, 1862. Republican. Lawyer; law professor; Governor of New York, 1907-10; resigned 1910; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1908; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1910-16; resigned 1916; Chief Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1930-41; candidate for President of the United States, 1916; U.S. Secretary of State, 1921-25. Baptist. Welsh ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Beta Kappa; Union League. Died in Osterville, Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass., August 27, 1948 (age 86 years, 138 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Mary Catherine (Connelly) Hughes (1830-1914) and Rev. David Charles Hughes (1832-1909); married, December 5, 1888, to Antoinette Carter (1864-1945); father of Charles Evans Hughes, Jr. (1889-1950); grandfather of Henry Stuart Hughes.
  Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Hughes-Stuart family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: John F. Ahearn — Louis F. Haffen
  See also Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books by Charles Evans Hughes: The Supreme Court of the United States: Its Foundation Methods and Achievements — Pan American Peace Plans (1929)
  Books about Charles Evans Hughes: Dexter Perkins, Charles Evans Hughes — Merlo J. Pusey, Charles Evans Hughes
  Image source: Empire State Notables (1914)
  Francis X. Hurley (1902-1976) — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in 1902. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932; Massachusetts state auditor, 1930; Massachusetts state treasurer, 1930. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in 1976 (age about 74 years). Interment somewhere in Martha's Vineyard, Mass.
  Presumably named for: Francis Xavier
  William Kenneth Jackson, Jr. (1886-1965) — also known as William K. Jackson, Jr. — of Chestnut Hill, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Denver, Humphreys County, Tenn., November 18, 1886. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for Canal Zone, 1914-15. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Tau Omega; Delta Chi. Died in June, 1965 (age 78 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875) — of Brattleboro, Windham County, Vt. Born in Amherst, Hampshire County, Mass., February 10, 1791. Lawyer; secretary to Gov. Cornelius P. Van Ness, 1823-26, and Gov. Ezra Butler, 1826-28; U.S. Attorney for Vermont, 1829-41; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont, 1833, 1840; delegate to Vermont state constitutional convention, 1843; Democratic candidate for Governor of Vermont, 1843, 1844, 1845; justice of Vermont state supreme court, 1845-50; Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1864; member of Vermont state senate, 1865-66. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Brattleboro, Windham County, Vt., May 10, 1875 (age 84 years, 89 days). Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Kellogg (1752-1826) and Mary or Mercy (Eastman) Kellogg (1754-1823); married, May 23, 1820, to Jane McAfee (1793-1827); married, February 2, 1830, to Merab Ann Bradley (1806-1845; daughter of William Czar Bradley; granddaughter of Stephen Row Bradley and Mark Richards); married, June 30, 1847, to Miranda Metcalf Aldis (1803-1885); father of George Bradley Kellogg and Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918); first cousin twice removed of Edward Stanley Kellogg; second cousin of Luther Walter Badger; second cousin once removed of John Allen and Daniel Fiske Kellogg; second cousin twice removed of Aaron Kellogg; third cousin of John William Allen, Albert Gallatin Kellogg and Charles Kellogg (1839-1903); third cousin once removed of Jonathan Elmer, Ebenezer Elmer, Jason Kellogg, Eli Elmer, Charles Kellogg (1773-1842), Orsamus Cook Merrill, Timothy Merrill and Stephen Wright Kellogg; third cousin twice removed of Daniel Chapin (1761-1821), Harvey Gridley Eastman, George Eastman, Clement Phineas Kellogg and Franklin Warren Kellogg; third cousin thrice removed of Dwight Palmer Griswold; fourth cousin of Amaziah Brainard, Silas Dewey Kellogg, Greene Carrier Bronson, Chester Ashley, Alvan Kellogg, Alvah Nash, Lucius Quintius Cincinnatus Elmer, John Russell Kellogg (1793-1868), Day Otis Kellogg, Dwight Kellogg, John Calhoun Lewis, George Smith Catlin, Ira Allen Eastman, Francis William Kellogg, Ensign Hosmer Kellogg, Farrand Fassett Merrill and Henry Gould Lewis; fourth cousin once removed of Elijah Boardman, William Bostwick, Daniel Warner Bostwick, Daniel Chapin (1791-1878), Anthony Colby, Chester William Chapin, Graham Hurd Chapin, Anson Levi Holcomb, Orlando Kellogg, Benjamin C. Eastman, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, William Dean Kellogg, James Rood Doolittle, Russell Sage, Charles H. Eastman, Joseph H. Elmer, Leveret Brainard, William Chapman Williston, William Pitt Kellogg, Arthur Tappan Kellogg, George Frederick Stone, Selah Merrill, Robert Cleveland Usher and Allen Jacob Holcomb.
  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
  William Caleb Loring (1851-1930) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Beverly, Essex County, Mass., August 24, 1851. Lawyer; solicitor, New York and New England Railroad, 1881-85; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1899-1919. English ancestry. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Prides Crossing, Beverly, Essex County, Mass., September 8, 1930 (age 79 years, 15 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Caleb William Loring (1819-1897) and Elizabeth Smith (Peabody) Loring (1822-1869); married, September 25, 1883, to Susan Mason Lawrence (1852-1923; daughter of Amos Adams Lawrence); great-grandson of Samuel Putnam; second cousin of Augustus Peabody Gardner; second cousin twice removed of William Amory Gardner Minot; third cousin once removed of Helen Lima (1917-2005); fourth cousin once removed of Arthur Chester Frost.
  Political family: Adams-Baldwin-Otis family of Boston, Massachusetts (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  George Van Ness Lothrop (1817-1897) — also known as George V. N. Lothrop — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Easton, Bristol County, Mass., August 8, 1817. Democrat. Lawyer; Michigan state attorney general, 1848-51; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1856, 1860; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1860; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1867; U.S. Minister to Russia, 1885-88. English ancestry. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Delta Phi. Died in 1897 (age about 79 years). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Howard Lothrop and Sally (Williams) Lothrop; brother of Edwin H. Lothrop (1806-1874); married 1847 to Almira Strong; grandfather of Isabella Lothrop (daughter-in-law of Henry Munroe Campbell).
  Political family: Lothrop-Campbell family of Detroit, Michigan.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Richard Walker Mallary (1929-2011) — also known as Richard W. Mallary — of Fairlee, Orange County, Vt.; Brookfield, Orange County, Vt. Born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., February 21, 1929. Republican. Dairy farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1961-68; Speaker of the Vermont State House of Representatives, 1966-68; delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1968; member of Vermont state senate, 1969-70; U.S. Representative from Vermont at-large, 1972-75; candidate for U.S. Senator from Vermont, 1974. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Brookfield, Orange County, Vt., September 27, 2011 (age 82 years, 218 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Raymond DeWitt Mallary and Gertrude Slater (Robinson) Mallary; married, December 10, 1955, to Mary Harper Coxe.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Philip Wallace Manhard (b. 1921) — Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., November 13, 1921. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; Foreign Service officer; advisor in Hue, South Vietnam, 1967-68; prisoner of war, North Vietnam, 1968-73; U.S. Ambassador to Mauritius, 1974. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1953 to Margaret Booth.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  George Stewart Miller (b. 1884) — also known as George S. Miller — of Medford, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lawrence, Essex County, Mass., May 12, 1884. Republican. School teacher; college professor; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932; acting president, Tufts College, 1937-38; director, Medford Hillside Cooperative Bank. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Alpha Tau Omega; Phi Beta Kappa. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James H. Miller and Katherine (Stewart) Miller; married, August 14, 1913, to Marion F. Stratton.
  Alva Herman Morrill (1848-1922) — also known as Alva H. Morrill — of Stanfordville, Dutchess County, N.Y.; New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass.; Franklin, Merrimack County, N.H.; Newton, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Grafton, Grafton County, N.H., June 7, 1848. Minister; school principal; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1892; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 1st District, 1906, 1908; Prohibition candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, 1912. Christian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Odd Fellows. Died in 1922 (age about 74 years). Interment at Proprietors' Burying Ground, Portsmouth, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of William S. Morrill and Minerva T. (Dickerson) Morrill (1822-1875).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
Samuel F. B. Morse Samuel Finley Breese Morse (1791-1872) — also known as Samuel F. B. Morse — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 27, 1791. Artist; inventor of the telegraph; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1841; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1854. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died, of pneumonia, in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 2, 1872 (age 80 years, 341 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Jedidiah Morse (1761-1826; geographer) and Elizabeth Ann Finley (Breese) Morse (1766-1828); married, September 29, 1818, to Lucretia Pickering Walker (died 1825); married, August 10, 1848, to Sarah Elizabeth Griswold.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: U.S. postage stamp (1940)
  Dana Gardner Munro (1892-1990) — also known as Dana G. Munro — of New Jersey. Born in Providence, Providence County, R.I., July 18, 1892. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; economist; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Valparaiso, 1920-21; U.S. Minister to Haiti, 1930-32. Episcopalian. Member, Delta Phi; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in 1990 (age about 97 years). Interment somewhere in Waquoit, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Dana Carleton Munro and Alice Gardner (Beecher) Munro; married 1920 to Margaret Bennett Wiley.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  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, Durham, Mass.
  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
  Henry Parkman, Jr. (1894-1958) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 26, 1894. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928, 1936; member of Massachusetts state senate Third Suffolk District, 1929-36; candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1933; candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1940; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died in 1958 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Parkman and Mary Frances (Parker) Parkman; married, June 26, 1936, to Doris Montague Leamy; uncle of William P. Homans, Jr. (1922?-1997).
  Political family: Peabody-Parkman family of Massachusetts.
  Mahlon Fay Perkins (b. 1882) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Born in North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass., November 23, 1882. Advertising business; school teacher; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Chefoo, 1911-12; U.S. Vice Consul in Shanghai, 1915-17; U.S. Consul in Changsha, 1917-20; Tientsin, as of 1926-27. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis Perkins and Belle Louise (Benton) Perkins; married 1916 to Fanny Earp Gooden.
  Barbara Weil Snelling (1928-2015) — also known as Barbara W. Snelling; Barbara T. Weil — of Vermont. Born in Fall River, Bristol County, Mass., March 22, 1928. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1993-96. Female. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in South Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt., November 2, 2015 (age 87 years, 225 days). Interment at Shelburne Village Cemetery, Shelburne, Vt.
  Relatives: Married, June 14, 1947, to Richard Arkwright Snelling (1927-1991).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  David Hackett Souter (b. 1939) — also known as David H. Souter — of Weare, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass., September 17, 1939. Rhodes scholar; lawyer; New Hampshire state attorney general, 1976-78; superior court judge in New Hampshire, 1978-83; justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1983-90; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1990; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1990-2009; took senior status 2009. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Beta Kappa. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Alexander Souter and Helen (Hackett) Souter.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about David H. Souter: Tinsley E. Yarbrough, David Hackett Souter: Traditional Republican On The Rehnquist Court
  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, Cambridge, Mass.
  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
  Earle Stanley Tyler (b. 1896) — also known as Earle S. Tyler — of Watertown, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Cherryfield, Washington County, Maine, December 18, 1896. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1945-48; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956. Baptist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel H. Tyler and Ida P. (Grant) Tyler; married, June 30, 1925, to Elizabeth Parker.
  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, Medford, Mass.
  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
  Russell Whitman (b. 1861) — of Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Mass., January 18, 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Unitarian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Kappa Epsilon. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William H. Whitman and Helen (Russell) Whitman; married, April 3, 1893, to Alice Mason Miller.
  Owen Daniel Young (1874-1962) — also known as Owen D. Young — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Van Hornesville, Herkimer County, N.Y., October 27, 1874. Democrat. Lawyer; financier; industrialist; chairman, General Electric, 1922-39 and 1942-45; founded Radio Corporation of America (RCA) and was chairman 1919-29; one of the founders of the National Broadcasting Company (NBC); author of the "Young Plan" in 1929 for settlement of German war reparations; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1932. Member, American Bar Association; Sons of the American Revolution; Beta Theta Pi; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Grange. Died in St. Augustine, St. Johns County, Fla., July 11, 1962 (age 87 years, 257 days). Interment at Van Hornesville Cemetery, Van Hornesville, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Smith Young and Ida (Brandow) Young; married, June 30, 1898, to Josephine Sheldon Edmonds (1870-1935); married, February 21, 1937, to Louise (Powis) Clark (1887-1965); father of Philip Young (1910-1987).
  The Owen D. Young Central School, in Van Hornesville, New York, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
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