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Royal Arcanum
Politician members in Missouri

  Allison Leland Adams (1867-1920) — also known as Allison L. Adams — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Missouri, January, 1867. Republican. Manager, tax and insurance department, Equitable Trust Company; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1918. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Shriners; Royal Arcanum. Died in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 27, 1920 (age 53 years, 0 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Henry W. Kiel (1871-1942) — also known as "Father of the Municipal Opera" — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., February 21, 1871. Republican. Bricklayer; brick contractor; Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1908; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1912; mayor of St. Louis, Mo., 1913-25; Missouri Republican state chair, 1926-28; candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1932. Lutheran. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Moose; Royal Arcanum. Died, from complications of a stroke, in St. Louis, Mo., November 26, 1942 (age 71 years, 278 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Oak Grove Cemetery, Bel-Nor, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Henry F. Kiel and Minnie C. (Daues) Kiel; married, September 1, 1892, to Irene H. Moonan (1871-1963).
  Kiel Auditorium (built 1934 as Municipal Auditorium; name changed 1943; demolished 1992), in SAINT Louis, Missouri, was named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lawrence Douglas Kingsland (1841-1924) — also known as L. D. Kingsland — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., September 15, 1841. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; manufacturer of agricultural implements, sawmill machinery, and cotton separators; Consul-General for Honduras in SAINT Louis, Mo., 1896, 1898-1915; Honorary Consul-General for Guatemala in SAINT Louis, Mo., 1896-1921; Consul-General for Central America in SAINT Louis, Mo., 1897-98; Consul-General for Nicaragua in SAINT Louis, Mo., 1899; St. Louis police commissioner; Honorary Consul for Salvador in SAINT Louis, Mo., 1904-07. Episcopalian. Member, American Forestry Association; Royal Arcanum. Died in St. Louis, Mo., December 9, 1924 (age 83 years, 85 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Georeg B. Kingsland (1811-1874) and Eliza Ann (Ferguson) Kingsland (1817-1898); married, November 5, 1867, to Elizabeth Fassitt Tennant (1845-1912).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Howard Sutherland (1865-1950) — of Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va. Born near Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Mo., September 8, 1865. Republican. Newspaper editor; member of West Virginia state senate 13th District, 1909-12; U.S. Representative from West Virginia at-large, 1913-17; U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1917-23; defeated, 1922; delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presbyterian. Member, Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Ancient Order of United Workmen; Royal Arcanum. Died March 12, 1950 (age 84 years, 185 days). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Elkins, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Webster Sutherland (1827-1889).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Cyrus Packard Walbridge (1849-1921) — also known as Cyrus P. Walbridge — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Madrid, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., July 20, 1849. Republican. Carpenter; lawyer; druggist; mayor of St. Louis, Mo., 1893-97; member, Arrangements Committee, Republican National Convention, 1896 ; candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1904. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Royal Arcanum. Died in St. Louis, Mo., May 1, 1921 (age 71 years, 285 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Orlo Judson Walbridge (1814-1880) and Althea Maria (Packard) Walbridge; married, October 9, 1879, to Lizzie Merrell (1851-1912); first cousin twice removed of John Jay Walbridge and David Safford Walbridge; first cousin thrice removed of Ephraim Safford; second cousin twice removed of James Safford and Anson Peacely Killen Safford; second cousin thrice removed of Ebenezer William Walbridge and Henry Sanford Walbridge; third cousin once removed of Robert Crawford Safford; third cousin twice removed of Hiram Walbridge; fourth cousin of Edward L. Safford (1888-1972); fourth cousin once removed of John Hill Walbridge and Henry E. Walbridge.
  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
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