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Hudson County
New Jersey

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Hudson County

Index to Locations

  • Immigration Museum, Ellis Island Wall of Honor
  • Hoboken Erie-Lackawanna Park
  • Jersey City Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery
  • Jersey City Holy Name Cemetery
  • Jersey City Old Bergen Church Cemetery
  • New Durham Hoboken Cemetery
  • North Bergen Flower Hill Cemetery
  • North Bergen Hoboken Cemetery


    Wall of Honor
    Immigration Museum, Ellis Island, Hudson County, New Jersey

    Politicians who have monuments here:
      Joseph David Tarlowe — also known as Joseph D. Tarlowe — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1926; candidate for New York state senate 12th District, 1930; candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 1st District, 1938. Cremated; cenotaph at Wall of Honor.


    Erie-Lackawanna Park
    Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey

    Politicians who have monuments here:
      Samuel Sloan (1817-1907) — of New York. Born in County Down, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), December 25, 1817. Importing business; member of New York state senate 2nd District, 1858-59; president, Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad, 1867-99. Episcopalian or Christian Reformed. Member, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died in Garrison, Putnam County, N.Y., September 22, 1907 (age 89 years, 271 days). Interment at St. Philip's Cemetery, Garrison, N.Y.; statue at Erie-Lackawanna Park.
      Relatives: Son of William Sloan and Elizabeth (Simpson) Sloan; married, April 8, 1844, to Margaret Elmendorf; grandfather of Gordon Auchincloss (1887?-1943).
      Political family: Kennedy family.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery
    312 Garfield Avenue
    Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Arthur Harry Moore (1879-1952) — also known as A. Harry Moore — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 3, 1879. Democrat. Lawyer; Governor of New Jersey, 1926-29, 1932-35, 1938-41; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1952; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1935-38. Christian Reformed. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Grange; Delta Theta Phi; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Moose; Eagles; Royal Arcanum; Foresters. Died from a heart attack while driving his car along State Highway 29 in Branchburg, Somerset County, N.J., November 18, 1952 (age 73 years, 138 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Irving Edwards (1863-1931) — also known as Edward I. Edwards — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Bergen town (now part of Jersey City), Hudson County, N.J., December 1, 1863. Democrat. General contractor; banker; New Jersey state comptroller, 1911-17; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1919; Governor of New Jersey, 1920-23; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1920; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1923-29; defeated, 1928; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1924 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1928. Episcopalian. Welsh and English ancestry. Member, American Bankers Association; Zeta Psi; Freemasons; Elks; Moose; Eagles. Depressed over political and financial misfortunes, the deaths of those close to him, and his own poor health, he shot and killed himself, in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., January 26, 1931 (age 67 years, 56 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William W. Edwards and Emma J. (Nation) Edwards; brother of William D. Edwards (1853?-1916); married, November 14, 1888, to Jule Blanche Smith (died 1928).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Hoos (1850-1912) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Newied am Rhine, Germany, August 31, 1850. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1896; mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1897-1901. Member, Freemasons. Died October 24, 1912 (age 62 years, 54 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      Glenn D. Cunningham (1943-2004) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born, in Margaret Hague Hospital, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., September 16, 1943. Democrat. Hudson County Freeholder, 1975-78; mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 2001-04; defeated, 1989; died in office 2004; member of New Jersey state senate 31st District, 2004; died in office 2004. Baptist. African ancestry. Died, of a heart attack, in Greenville Hospital, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., May 25, 2004 (age 60 years, 252 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      Charles Seidler (1839-1921) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Münden, Westphalia, Germany, May 24, 1839. Mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1876-78. Died in Bloomfield, Essex County, N.J., February 13, 1921 (age 81 years, 265 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      Pierre Prosper Garven (1872-1938) — also known as Pierre P. Garven; Pierre Prosper Garvin — of Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J., June 9, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Bayonne, N.J., 1906-10, 1915-19; defeated, 1910; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1916; Hudson County Prosecutor of the Pleas, 1919. Suffered a stroke, and died soon after, in the Jersey City Medical Center, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., March 3, 1938 (age 65 years, 267 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1899 to Mary McNaughton; father of Pierre P. Garven (1926-1973).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      James William McCarthy (1872-1939) — also known as James W. McCarthy — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., September 8, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; assistant prosecuting attorney; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1912; Hudson County Judge, 1918-23; member of New Jersey Republican State Committee, 1928; U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, 1928; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1928-29; resigned 1929; chair of Hudson County Republican Party, 1929-33. Member, Freemasons. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., June 28, 1939 (age 66 years, 293 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      See also federal judicial profile
      William Davis Daly (1851-1900) — also known as William D. Daly — of Hoboken, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., June 4, 1851. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1891; district judge in New Jersey, 1891-92; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1892, 1896; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1893-98; member of New Jersey Democratic State Committee, 1896-98; New Jersey Democratic state chair, 1896; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1899-1900; died in office 1900. Died, from uremia, in Theodore Pettit's boarding house, Far Rockaway, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., July 31, 1900 (age 49 years, 57 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      George Bragg Fielder (1842-1906) — also known as George B. Fielder — of New Jersey. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 24, 1842. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1893-95. Died in Windham, Greene County, N.Y., August 14, 1906 (age 64 years, 21 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James F. Fielder (1817?-?); brother-in-law of William Brinkerhoff; father of James Fairman Fielder.
      Political family: Fielder family of Jersey City, New Jersey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Alfred V. Brady (1898-1970) — of Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J., July 15, 1898. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Bayonne, N.J., 1959-62; defeated, 1962. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Knights of Columbus. Died, in Bayonne Hospital, Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J., July 19, 1970 (age 72 years, 4 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      George L. Record (c.1859-1933) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine, about 1859. Lawyer; Republican candidate for New Jersey state senate, 1901; Republican candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly, 1908; Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1910; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1912; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1916; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1918 (Republican primary), 1924 (Progressive). Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage, in State Street Hospital, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, September 27, 1933 (age about 74 years). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
      George T. Smith (1855-1940) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born April 29, 1855. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1901. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., December 19, 1940 (age 85 years, 234 days). Interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery.
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Charles Henry Voorhis (1833-1896) — also known as Charles H. Voorhis — of New Jersey. Born in Spring Valley (now Paramus), Bergen County, N.J., March 13, 1833. Republican. Lawyer; banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1864; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1879-81. Indicted in 1881 for bank fraud over his actions as president of two banks, which later became insolvent; tried and found not guilty. Fearing oncoming total blindness, he died from a self-inflicted gunshot, in his office at the Davidson Building, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., April 15, 1896 (age 63 years, 33 days). Original interment at Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery; reinterment at Hackensack Cemetery, Hackensack, N.J.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Holy Name Cemetery
    West Side Avenue
    Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Mark M. Fagan (1869-1955) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., September 29, 1869. Republican. Undertaker; mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1902-07, 1913-17; defeated, 1907, 1909; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1904. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in a hospital at Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 16, 1955 (age 85 years, 290 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Frank Hague (1876-1956) — also known as "Sphinx of Jersey City"; "The Boss"; "The Leader" — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., January 17, 1876. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1916, 1932; mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1917-47; member of Democratic National Committee from New Jersey, 1922-52; Vice-Chair of Democratic National Committee, 1929-39; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Elks; Knights of Columbus. Powerful leader of Hudson County Democratic "machine"; famously quoted as declaring "I am the law!" Indicted for various crimes but never convicted. Died, from complications of bronchitis and asthma, in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 1, 1956 (age 79 years, 349 days). Entombed at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John D. Hague and Maragaret (Fagen) Hague; married, April 15, 1903, to Jennie W. Warner; uncle of Frank Hague Eggers (1901-1954).
      Opposition slogan (1939): "Home rule, not Hague rule."
      Books about Frank Hague: Richard J. Connors, A Cycle of Power : The Career of Jersey City Mayor Frank Hague — Gerald Leinwand, Mackerels in the Moonlight : Four Corrupt American Mayors
      Thomas J. Brogan (1889-1965) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J.; Rumson, Monmouth County, N.J. Born in County Meath, Ireland, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1932-33; chief justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1933-46; resigned 1946; delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention from Hudson County, 1947; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1948; candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948. Died in Middletown, Monmouth County, N.J., May 29, 1965 (age about 75 years). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Marjorie Malone.
      See also Wikipedia article
      John V. Kenny (1894-1975) — also known as "Little Guy" — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., April 6, 1894. Democrat. Mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1949-53; resigned 1953; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1964, 1968; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1964. Catholic. Pleaded guilty to six federal counts of tax evasion in May 1972, and sentenced to prison. Died, of a heart attack, in a nursing home at Paramus, Bergen County, N.J., June 2, 1975 (age 81 years, 57 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Thomas Gangemi (1903-1976) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Italy, July 29, 1903. Mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1961-63; resigned 1963; defeated, 1965. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., December 1, 1976 (age 73 years, 125 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Thomas Gangemi, Jr. (1929?-).
      Thomas F. X. Smith (1928-1996) — also known as Tommie Smith; "The Mouth that Roared" — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 5, 1928. Democrat. Mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1977-81; defeated, 1989; candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1981. Catholic. Professional basketball player for the New York Knicks in 1951. Died of cancer, in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., May 31, 1996 (age 67 years, 331 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Bernard J. Berry (1913-1963) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 3, 1913. Democrat. Mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1953-57; defeated, 1957, 1961; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage, in St. Francis Hospital, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., January 6, 1963 (age 49 years, 187 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Frank Hague Eggers (1901-1954) — also known as Frank H. Eggers — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., February 22, 1901. Democrat. Lawyer; criminal court judge in New Jersey, 1929-34; district judge in New Jersey, 1934; served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II; delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention from Hudson County, 1947; mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1947-49; defeated, 1949; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1948. Catholic. Member, Amvets; American Bar Association. Died, of cerebral thrombosis, in Jersey City Medical Center, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 8, 1954 (age 53 years, 136 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Mary L. McDonald; nephew of Frank Hague (1876-1956).
    Mary Teresa Norton Mary Teresa Norton (1875-1959) — also known as Mary T. Norton; Mary Teresa Hopkins — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., March 7, 1875. Democrat. Member of New Jersey Democratic State Committee, 1920-35; vice-chair of New Jersey Democratic Party, 1921-32; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1924, 1928 (member, Credentials Committee), 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944 (co-chair, Platform and Resolutions Committee; speaker), 1948 (chair, Credentials Committee); U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1925-51 (12th District 1925-33, 13th District 1933-51); New Jersey Democratic state chair, 1932-35, 1940-44; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933. Female. Catholic. Irish ancestry. First woman elected to Congress from the eastern U.S.; first Democratic woman ever to serve. Died in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn., August 2, 1959 (age 84 years, 148 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Thomas Hopkins and Marie Hopkins; married 1909 to Robert Francis Norton.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: U.S. House of Representatives
      James Alphonsus Hamill (1877-1941) — also known as James A. Hamill — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., March 30, 1877. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1902-05; U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1907-21 (10th District 1907-13, 12th District 1913-21); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1908, 1916; corporation counsel of Jersey City, 1927-41. Member, American Bar Association; Elks. Died, from pneumonia and thrombosis, in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., December 15, 1941 (age 64 years, 260 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Alexander Hamill and Meave Hamill; married 1907 to Mary Mylott.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Charles Francis Xavier O'Brien (1879-1940) — also known as Charles F. X. O'Brien — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., March 7, 1879. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 12th District, 1921-25; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1924. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., November 14, 1940 (age 61 years, 252 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Francis Xavier
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Patrick R. Griffin (c.1878-1931) — also known as Paddy Griffin — of Hoboken, Hudson County, N.J. Born about 1878. Democrat. Bartender; mayor of Hoboken, N.J., 1915-26; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1916, 1924. Catholic. Died, in Dr. John Lamb's Sanitarium, near Ossining, Westchester County, N.Y., January 14, 1931 (age about 53 years). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Thomas James Tumulty (1913-1981) — also known as T. James Tumulty — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., March 2, 1913. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1944-52; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1952; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 14th District, 1955-57; defeated, 1956; superior court judge in New Jersey, 1967-72. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., November 23, 1981 (age 68 years, 266 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edward F. Clark (1898-1963) — also known as Howie Clark — of Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J., May 1, 1898. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1948 (alternate), 1952, 1956 (alternate); mayor of Bayonne, N.J., 1951-55. Catholic. Member, Kiwanis; Elks. Died, of throat cancer, in Pollak Hospital, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., December 27, 1963 (age 65 years, 240 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      James J. Donovan (1890-1971) — of Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J., December 29, 1890. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; received the Distinguished Service Cross for his heroism at Grand Pre, France, in October, 1918; also received the Italian War Medal; Hudson County Freeholder, 1935-39, 1951-54; mayor of Bayonne, N.J., 1939-43. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Knights of Columbus. Helped convince the U.S. Navy to locate a base in Bayonne. Died in Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J., April 27, 1971 (age 80 years, 119 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      James Francis Murray, Jr. (1919-1965) — also known as James F. Murray, Jr. — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., May 11, 1919. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1954-57. Catholic. Died, following a heart attack, in St. Francis Hospital, Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., March 12, 1965 (age 45 years, 305 days). Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jane (Wallace) Murray; married to Bianca Maria Vite.
      Louis J. Messano (d. 1974) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1952 (member, Credentials Committee), 1956, 1960; chair of Hudson County Democratic Party, 1959. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., 1974. Interment at Holy Name Cemetery.


    Old Bergen Church Cemetery
    Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Robert Gilchrist, Jr. (1825-1888) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., August 21, 1825. Lawyer; mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1850-52; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1857; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1866; New Jersey state attorney general, 1869-73. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 6, 1888 (age 62 years, 320 days). Interment at Old Bergen Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Fredericka Beardsley.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Lewis Alexander Brigham (1831-1885) — also known as Lewis A. Brigham — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in New York Mills, Oneida County, N.Y., January 2, 1831. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1877; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1879-81. Died, from pneumonia, in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., February 19, 1885 (age 54 years, 48 days). Interment at Old Bergen Church Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Hoboken Cemetery
    New Durham, Hudson County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      Edwin Ruthvin Vincent Wright (1812-1871) — also known as Edwin R. V. Wright — of Hudson City (now part of Jersey City), Hudson County, N.J. Born in Hoboken, Hudson County, N.J., January 2, 1812. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1865-67. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., January 21, 1871 (age 59 years, 19 days). Interment at Hoboken Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Flower Hill Cemetery
    North Bergen, Hudson County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
    Thomas McEwan, Jr. Thomas McEwan, Jr. (1854-1926) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., February 26, 1854. Republican. Civil engineer; lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1892, 1896 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; speaker); member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1894; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1895-99; banker. Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., September 11, 1926 (age 72 years, 197 days). Interment at Flower Hill Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
      John Ralph Armellino (1921-2004) — also known as John R. Armellino — of West New York, Hudson County, N.J.; West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Born in West New York, Hudson County, N.J., February 21, 1921. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; mayor of West New York, N.J., 1955-71; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956, 1964. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Member, Elks; Knights of Columbus; Moose; Rotary; Kiwanis; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Amvets. Died September 17, 2004 (age 83 years, 209 days). Interment at Flower Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Nicholas Armellino and Emilia (DiRito) Armellino; married, November 24, 1946, to Nina Ritchick.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Hoboken Cemetery
    North Bergen, Hudson County, New Jersey
    Politicians buried here:
      H. Otto Wittpen — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1908-13; candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1916. German ancestry. Interment at Hoboken Cemetery.
      Oscar Louis Auf der Heide (1874-1945) — also known as Oscar L. Auf der Heide — of West New York, Hudson County, N.J. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., December 8, 1874. Democrat. Real estate and insurance business; director of several banks; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1907-10; mayor of West New York, N.J., 1914-17; Hudson County Freeholder, 1915-24; U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1925-35 (11th District 1925-33, 14th District 1933-35); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1928, 1932; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933; president, Elizabeth Brewing Co. Died in West New York, Hudson County, N.J., March 29, 1945 (age 70 years, 111 days). Interment at Hoboken Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Carl F. Auf der Heide and Louise Auf der Heide; married, August 18, 1895, to May G. Andras.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Allan Langdon McDermott (1854-1908) — also known as Allan L. McDermott — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in South Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 30, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1880-81; district judge in New Jersey, 1883-86; New Jersey Democratic state chair, 1885-95; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1896; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1899-1900; U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1900-07 (7th District 1900-03, 10th District 1903-07). Died in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., October 26, 1908 (age 54 years, 210 days). Interment at Hoboken Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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