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French ancestry Politicians in Maryland

  Leon Jules M. du Bois (c.1855-1931) — also known as Leon du Bois — of Mechanicsville, St. Mary's County, Md.; Baltimore, Md. Born in France, about 1855. Naturalized U.S. citizen; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Baltimore, Md., 1923-31. French ancestry. Died in Baltimore, Md., December 27, 1931 (age about 76 years). Interment at Loudon Park Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  Relatives: Married to Mary E. Duckworth; father of Maurice Duckworth du Bois (1907-2000).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Maurice Duckworth du Bois (1907-2000) — also known as Maurice du Bois — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Mechanicsville, St. Mary's County, Md., November 17, 1907. Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Baltimore, Md., 1933-37. French and English ancestry. Died in South Carolina, January 24, 2000 (age 92 years, 68 days). Interment at Moreland Memorial Park, Parkville, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Leon Jules M. du Bois (1855?-1931) and Mary (Duckworth) du Bois.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Joshua Hopkins Marvil (1825-1895) — of Laurel, Sussex County, Del. Born near Laurel, Sussex County, Del., September 3, 1825. Governor of Delaware, 1895; died in office 1895. Methodist. English and French ancestry. Died, from heart disease and erysipelas, in Laurel, Sussex County, Del., April 8, 1895 (age 69 years, 217 days). Interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Laurel, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Marvil; married 1849 to Sarah M. Sirman.
  Léonce Rabillon (c.1856-1929) — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., about 1856. Insurance business; Consul for Uruguay in Baltimore, Md., 1892-1914; Consular Agent for France in Baltimore, Md., 1896-1907; Commercial Agent (Consul) for Brazil in Baltimore, Md., 1903-07. Catholic. French ancestry. Died in Baltimore, Md., January 17, 1929 (age about 73 years). Interment at St. Peter's Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Lewis Thomas, Jr. (1835-1893) — also known as John L. Thomas, Jr. — of Cumberland, Allegany County, Md.; Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., May 20, 1835. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Maryland state constitutional convention, 1863-64; U.S. Representative from Maryland 2nd District, 1865-67; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1868; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1869-73, 1877-82. Methodist. French and German ancestry. Died in Baltimore, Md., October 15, 1893 (age 58 years, 148 days). Interment at Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
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