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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Nassau County

Index to Locations

  • Unknown location
  • East Norwich, Long Island Unknown location
  • Elmont, Long Island Beth-David Cemetery
  • Elmont, Long Island Maimonides Cemetery
  • Glen Cove, Long Island Pratt Mausoleum
  • Glen Cove, Long Island St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery
  • Laurel Hollow, Long Island Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church
  • Locust Valley, Long Island Locust Valley Cemetery
  • Manhasset, Long Island Christ Church Cemetery
  • Massapequa, Long Island Floyd-Jones Cemetery
  • Oyster Bay, Long Island Youngs Memorial Cemetery
  • Plandome Manor, Long Island Unknown location
  • Port Washington, Long Island Monfort Family Cemetery
  • Port Washington, Long Island Nassau Knolls Cemetery
  • Roslyn, Long Island Roslyn Cemetery
  • Uniondale, Long Island Greenfield Cemetery
  • Westbury, Long Island Cemetery of the Holy Rood
  • Westbury, Long Island Friends Cemetery
  • Westbury, Long Island Holy Rood Cemetery
  • Westbury, Long Island Quaker Cemetery


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    Unknown Location
    East Norwich, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      James Hinds (1833-1868) — of Arkansas. Born near Salem, Washington County, N.Y., December 5, 1833. Republican. U.S. Representative from Arkansas 2nd District, 1868; died in office 1868. Shot and killed by George A. Clark, who was drunk at the time, near Indian Bay, Monroe County, Ark., October 22, 1868 (age 34 years, 322 days). Interment somewhere; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Beth-David Cemetery
    Elmont, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Benjamin Stanley Rosenthal (1923-1983) — also known as Benjamin S. Rosenthal — of New York. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., June 8, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1962-83 (6th District 1962-63, 8th District 1963-83, 7th District 1983); died in office 1983. Jewish. Died in Washington, D.C., January 4, 1983 (age 59 years, 210 days). Interment at Beth-David Cemetery.
      Epitaph: "Beloved Husband, Father and Son."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail


    Maimonides Cemetery
    Elmont, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Albert Berger Rossdale (1878-1968) — also known as Albert B. Rossdale — of New York. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 23, 1878. Republican. Postal worker; jeweler; U.S. Representative from New York 23rd District, 1921-23; defeated, 1922, 1924; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924. Jewish. Died in Eastchester, Westchester County, N.Y., April 17, 1968 (age 89 years, 177 days). Interment at Maimonides Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Herman Rossdale and Betty (Berger) Rossdale.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Pratt Mausoleum
    Glen Cove, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Ruth Baker Pratt (1877-1965) — also known as Ruth Sears Baker; Mrs. John T. Pratt — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Ware, Hampshire County, Mass., August 24, 1877. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1920; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924, 1932, 1936, 1940 (member, Arrangements Committee), 1944 (alternate); U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1929-33; defeated, 1932; member of Republican National Committee from New York, 1929-43; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Female. Episcopalian. Died in Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., August 23, 1965 (age 87 years, 364 days). Interment at Pratt Mausoleum.
      Relatives: Daughter of Edwin Howard Baker and Carrie Virginia (Richardson) Baker (1853-1920); married, January 6, 1903, to John Teele Pratt (1873-1927); mother of Virginia Pratt (1905-1979; who married Robert Helyer Thayer (1901-1984)); third cousin twice removed of George W. Clough and Harlan Page Andrews; third cousin thrice removed of David Sears.
      Political families: Otis family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery
    28 Highland Road
    Glen Cove, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Lewis S. Chanler Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942) — also known as Lewis S. Chanler — of Barrytown, Dutchess County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Newport, Newport County, R.I., September 24, 1869. Democrat. Lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1907-08; candidate for Governor of New York, 1908; member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County 2nd District, 1910-12. Died, from heart disease, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 28, 1942 (age 72 years, 157 days). Interment at St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Winthrop Chanler and Margaret Astor (Ward) Chanler (1838-1875); brother of William Astor Chanler; married, September 24, 1890, to Alice Chamberlain (1869-1955; divorced); married, May 23, 1921, to Julia Lynch (Olin) Benkard (1882-1961); grandnephew of John Jacob Astor III; second great-grandson of John Armstrong, Jr.; second great-grandnephew of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Armstrong and Edward Livingston; third great-grandson of John Armstrong and Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775); fourth great-grandson of Robert Livingston (1688-1775); fourth great-grandnephew of John Livingston and Gilbert Livingston; fifth great-grandson of Robert Livingston the Elder and Robert Livingston the Younger; fifth great-grandnephew of Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); sixth great-grandson of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); first cousin once removed of William Waldorf Astor; first cousin five times removed of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, William Livingston, Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer and James Livingston; first cousin six times removed of Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Philip P. Schuyler; first cousin seven times removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; second cousin four times removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr. (1762-1848), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler and Maturin Livingston; second cousin five times removed of Stephanus Bayard, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Peter Samuel Schuyler; third cousin thrice removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), William Jay, Gerrit Smith, Charles Ludlow Livingston, Hamilton Fish and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; fourth cousin of Robert Reginald Livingston.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Clinton-DeWitt-Smoot family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Red Book 1907
      John Birdsall (1840-1891) — also known as "John Williams" — of Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Flatbush (now part of Brooklyn), Kings County, N.Y., October 5, 1840. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; merchant; farmer; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1880-81. While registered under the assumed name "John Williams," he killed himself with illuminating gas in his room at the United States Hotel, New York, New York County, N.Y., April 14, 1891 (age 50 years, 191 days). Interment at St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Annie Frost (1847-1938).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church
    Laurel Hollow, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Henry Lewis Stimson (1867-1950) — also known as Henry L. Stimson — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., September 21, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1906-09; candidate for Governor of New York, 1910; U.S. Secretary of War, 1911-13, 1940-45; delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1915; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916, 1920, 1932; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; Governor-General of the Philippine Islands, 1927-29; U.S. Secretary of State, 1929-33. Presbyterian. Member, Skull and Bones. Died in Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., October 20, 1950 (age 83 years, 29 days). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Henry L. Stimson: Godfrey Hodgson, The Colonel : The Life and Wars of Henry Stimson, 1867-1950 — David F. Schmitz, Henry L. Stimson : The First Wise Man
      John Vliet Lindsay (1921-2000) — also known as John V. Lindsay — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 24, 1921. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1959-65; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1960, 1964; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1966-73; defeated in Republican primary, 1969; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1972; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972; candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Senator from New York, 1980. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Council on Foreign Relations. Died, from Parkinson's disease and pneumonia, in Hilton Head Island, Beaufort County, S.C., December 19, 2000 (age 79 years, 25 days). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church.
      Relatives: Son of George Nelson Lindsay and Eleanor (Vliet) Lindsay; married, June 18, 1949, to Mary Anne Harrison (1926-2004).
      Cross-reference: John J. Burns
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Books about John V. Lindsay: Vincent J. Cannato, The Ungovernable City : John Lindsay and His Struggle to Save New York — Sam Roberts, America's Mayor: John V. Lindsay and the Reinvention of New York
    George B. Cortelyou George Bruce Cortelyou (1862-1940) — also known as George B. Cortelyou — of Huntington Bay, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 26, 1862. Republican. School principal; confidential stenographer to President Grover Cleveland, 1895-96; Executive Clerk of the White House, 1896-98; secretary to President William McKinley, 1900-01; secretary to President Theodore Roosevelt, 1901-03; financier; U.S. Secretary of Commerce and Labor, 1903-04; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1904-07; U.S. Postmaster General, 1905-07; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1907-09; president, Consolidated Gas Company, New York, 1909-35; director, New York Life Insurance Company; first president, Edison Electric Institute, 1933. Member, Union League. Died, following two heart attacks, in Huntington Bay, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., October 23, 1940 (age 78 years, 89 days). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church.
      Relatives: Son of Peter Crolius Cortelyou, Jr. (1839-1873) and Rose (Seary) Cortelyou (1840-1925); married, September 15, 1888, to Lily Morris Hinds (1867-1947); second cousin thrice removed of Lawrence Hillier Cortelyou (1802-1882); second cousin four times removed of Aaron Cortelyou.
      Political family: Cortelyou family of Staten Island, New York.
      The World War II Liberty ship SS George B. Cortelyou (built 1942, scrapped 1972) was named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, October 1901
      David Franklin Houston (1866-1940) — also known as David F. Houston — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Monroe, Union County, N.C., February 17, 1866. Superintendent of schools; university professor; president, Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas, 1902-05; president, University of Texas, 1905-08; chancellor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1908-16; U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, 1913-20; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1920-21; vice president, American Telephone and Telegraph Co. and president, Bell Telephone Securities Co.; president, Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York, 1930-1940; director, United States Steel Corporation. Member, American Economic Association. Died, from heart disease, at the Harkness Pavilion of the Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 2, 1940 (age 74 years, 198 days). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church.
      Relatives: Son of William H. Houston and Cornelia Anne (Stevens) Houston; married, December 11, 1895, to Helen Beall (1873-1940).
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Douglas Maxwell Moffat (1881-1956) — Born in New Jersey, November 16, 1881. Lawyer; U.S. Ambassador to Australia, 1956, died in office 1956. Died in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, August 30, 1956 (age 74 years, 288 days). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church.
      Relatives: Son of Edward Stewart Moffat (1844-1893) and Anna Robeson (McCartney) Moffat (1845-1924); married to Gertrude Mali (1894-1984; daughter of Pierre Mali (1856-1923); sister of John Taylor Johnston Mali).
      Political family: Mali family of New York City, New York.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Leonard W. Hall Leonard Wood Hall (1900-1979) — also known as Leonard W. Hall — of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., October 2, 1900. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Nassau County 2nd District, 1927-28, 1934-38; Nassau County Sheriff, 1929-31; U.S. Representative from New York, 1939-52 (1st District 1939-45, 2nd District 1945-52); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1952, 1956 (speaker); Nassau County Surrogate, 1952-57; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1953-57; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died in Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., June 2, 1979 (age 78 years, 243 days). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church.
      Presumably named for: Leonard Wood
      Relatives: Son of Franklyn H. Hall and Mary A. Hall; married, May 10, 1934, to Gladys Dowsey.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Red Book 1936
      Frederic René Coudert, Jr. (1898-1972) — also known as Frederic R. Coudert, Jr. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 7, 1898. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1956; member of New York state senate, 1939-46 (17th District 1939-44, 20th District 1945-46); U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1947-59; campaign chair for William F. Buckley, Jr.'s campaign for Mayor of New York City, 1965. Member, American Bar Association. Died, of congestive heart failure, in Presbyterian Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 21, 1972 (age 74 years, 14 days). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church.
      Relatives: Son of Frederic R. Coudert (c.1871-1955) and Alice T. (Wilmerding) Coudert; married 1923 to Mary K. Callery (sculptor; divorced 1931); married 1931 to Paula Murray; father of Paula Murray Coudert (who married William Rand, Jr. (1926-)); grandson of Frederic René Coudert; great-grandson of Benjamin Franklin Tracy.
      Political family: Coudert-Catlin-Tracy family of New York City, New York.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Percy D. Stoddart (c.1892-1957) — of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born about 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1938-57 (2nd District 1938-48, 10th District 1948-57); died in office 1957. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks; American Legion. Died, in Community Hospital, Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., April 19, 1957 (age about 65 years). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church.
      Townsend Daniel Cock (1838-1913) — also known as Townsend D. Cock — of Locust Valley, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Born in Locust Valley, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y., December 3, 1838. Democrat. Farmer; banker; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1872-73; member of New York state assembly from Queens County 1st District, 1876, 1881-82. Died in Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., June 19, 1913 (age 74 years, 198 days). Interment at Memorial Cemetery of St. John's Church.
      Relatives: Married 1858 to Jane Deall Latting (1839-1917).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Locust Valley Cemetery
    117 Ryefield Road
    Locust Valley, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      John William Davis (1873-1955) — also known as John W. Davis — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va., April 13, 1873. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1899; candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1900; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1904; U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1911-13; resigned 1913; U.S. Solicitor General, 1913-18; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1918-21; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1920; candidate for President of the United States, 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1928, 1932. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Kappa Psi; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons; Council on Foreign Relations. Died in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., March 24, 1955 (age 81 years, 345 days). Interment at Locust Valley Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John James Davis (1835-1916) and Anna (Kennedy) Davis (1841-1917); married, June 20, 1899, to Julia Terrill McDonald (1873-1900); married, January 2, 1912, to Ellen G. Bassel (1869-1943); second cousin of Lee H. Vance and John Carl Vance; second cousin once removed of Cyrus Roberts Vance.
      Political family: Vance-Davis family of Clarksburg, West Virginia.
      Cross-reference: Thomas Burke
      Campaign slogan (1924): "Honesty at home, honor abroad."
      Epitaph: "Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace." (Psalm 37:37)
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Reilly Stettinius, Jr. (1900-1949) — also known as Edward R. Stettinius, Jr. — Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., October 22, 1900. U.S. Secretary of State, 1944-45; U.S. Representative to United Nations, 1945-46. In 1951-52, a U.S. Senate committee investigated transactions in which a group, including Stettinus as well as former U.S. Rep. Joseph E. Casey and diplomat Julius C. Holmes, made large profits from the purchase and re-sale of surplus U.S. tanker ships following World War II. Since federal law required that sales be made only to U.S. citizens, the group allegedly set up dummy corporations purportedly under American control, and faked financial statements for them, to buy the tankers on behalf of Greek-Argentine shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis. Criminal indictments against Casey and Holmes were ultimately dismissed; Onassis pleaded guilty and paid a fine. Died in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn., October 31, 1949 (age 49 years, 9 days). Interment at Locust Valley Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward R. Stettinius and Judith (Carrington) Stettinius.
      Epitaph: "Blessed Are The Pure In Heart."
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert Abercrombie Lovett (1895-1986) — also known as Robert A. Lovett — of Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Huntsville, Walker County, Tex., September 14, 1895. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; partner, Brown Brothers Harriman; director of several railroad companies; director, Presbyterian Hospital of New York; U.S. Secretary of Defense, 1951-53. Member, Skull and Bones. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1963. Died in Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., May 7, 1986 (age 90 years, 235 days). Interment at Locust Valley Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Scott Lovett (1860-1932; railroad president) and Lavinia Chilton (Abercrombie) Lovett (1863-1928); married, April 19, 1919, to Adele Quartley Brown.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Robert Lovett: Walter Isaacson, The Wise Men : Six Friends and the World They Made
      Ralph John Marino (1928-2002) — also known as Ralph J. Marino; "Mumbles" — of Muttontown, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y.; Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., January 2, 1928. Republican. Member of New York state senate 5th District, 1969-95; resigned 1995. Died, from tongue cancer, in Mercy Medical Center, Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., April 6, 2002 (age 74 years, 94 days). Interment at Locust Valley Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1954 to Ethel Bernstein.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    William J. Tully William John Tully (1870-1930) — also known as William J. Tully — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Born in Corning, Steuben County, N.Y., October 1, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state senate, 1905-08 (41st District 1905-06, 43rd District 1907-08); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916, 1920. Died August 22, 1930 (age 59 years, 325 days). Interment at Locust Valley Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph J. Tully.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Red Book 1907


    Christ Church Cemetery
    1355 Northern Boulevard
    Manhasset, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      John Hay Whitney (1904-1982) — also known as Jock Whitney — of Manhasset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine, August 17, 1904. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; financier; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1957-61; publisher of the New York Herald Tribune newspaper, 1961-66. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Died in Manhasset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., February 8, 1982 (age 77 years, 175 days). Interment at Christ Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Helen (Hay) Whitney (1875-1944) and William Payne Whitney (1876-1927); married, September 25, 1930, to Mary Elizabeth 'Liz' Altemus (1906-1988; divorced 1940); married, March 1, 1942, to Betsey (Cushing) Roosevelt (1908-1998; ex-wife of James Roosevelt); nephew of Adelbert Stone Hay; grandson of John Milton Hay (1838-1905) and William Collins Whitney; grandnephew of Henry Melville Whitney; great-grandson of Henry B. Payne and James Scollay Whitney; first cousin of Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney and James Jermiah Wadsworth; first cousin once removed of Frances Payne Bolton and James Wadsworth Symington; second cousin of Oliver Payne Bolton; second cousin five times removed of James Hodges; third cousin thrice removed of Thomas Mackie Burgess.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Whitney-Nye family of Massachusetts and New York; Hay-Morton-Turner-Wadsworth family of Taunton, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frank Noyes Burdick (1839-1917) — also known as F. N. Burdick — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak.; East Guilford, Guilford, Windham County, Vt. Born in Guilford, Windham County, Vt., September 14, 1839. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; physician; newspaper editor; member Dakota territorial council, 1883-84. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died, from arteriosclerosis and interstitial nephritis, in Guilford, Windham County, Vt., February 22, 1917 (age 77 years, 161 days). Interment at Christ Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thompson Edwin Burdick (1810-1892) and Elizabeth 'Betsy' (Noyes) Burdick (1813-1901); married, September 2, 1862, to Amelia Bowker; married to Nina Davis (1837-1916).
      Epitaph: "Physician and Friend."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Floyd-Jones Cemetery
    Massapequa, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      David Richard Floyd-Jones (1813-1871) — also known as David R. Floyd-Jones — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Oyster Bay, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Born April 6, 1813. Member of New York state assembly, 1841-43, 1857 (New York County 1841-43, Queens County 1857); member of New York state senate 1st District, 1844-47; secretary of state of New York, 1860-61; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1863-64. Died January 8, 1871 (age 57 years, 277 days). Interment at Floyd-Jones Cemetery.


    Youngs Memorial Cemetery
    Cove Road off East Main
    Oyster Bay, Long Island, Nassau County, New York

    Politicians buried here:
    Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) — also known as "T.R."; "Teddy"; "The Colonel"; "The Hero of San Juan Hill"; "The Rough Rider"; "Trust-Buster"; "The Happy Warrior"; "The Bull Moose" — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 27, 1858. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 21st District, 1882-84; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884, 1900; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1886; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Governor of New York, 1899-1901; Vice President of the United States, 1901; President of the United States, 1901-09; defeated (Progressive), 1912; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1916. Christian Reformed. Dutch ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Kappa Epsilon; Alpha Delta Phi; Union League. Received the Medal of Honor for leading a charge up San Juan Hill during battle there, July 1, 1898. While campaigning for president in Milwaukee, Wis., on October 14, 1912, was shot in the chest by John F. Schrank; despite the injury, he continued his speech for another hour and a half before seeking medical attention. Awarded Nobel Peace Prize in 1906; elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in 1950. Died in Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., January 6, 1919 (age 60 years, 71 days). Interment at Youngs Memorial Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Theodore Roosevelt, Sr. (1831-1878) and Martha (Bulloch) Roosevelt (1835-1884); brother of Corinne Roosevelt Robinson and Anna L. Roosevelt (1855-1931; who married William Sheffield Cowles (1846-1923)); married, October 27, 1880, to Alice Hathaway Lee (1861-1884); married, December 2, 1886, to Edith Kermit Carow (1861-1948; first cousin once removed of Daniel Putnam Tyler); father of Alice Lee Roosevelt (who married Nicholas Longworth) and Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.; nephew of Robert Barnwell Roosevelt; uncle of Theodore Douglas Robinson (1883-1934), Eleanor Roosevelt (who married Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945)), Corinne Robinson Alsop and William Sheffield Cowles (1898-1986); grandnephew of James I. Roosevelt; granduncle of James Roosevelt, Elliott Roosevelt, Corinne A. Chubb, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. and John deKoven Alsop; great-grandfather-in-law of William Floyd Weld; great-grandnephew of William Bellinger Bulloch; second great-grandson of Archibald Bulloch; second cousin twice removed of Philip DePeyster; second cousin thrice removed of Nicholas Roosevelt, Jr.; third cousin twice removed of Martin Van Buren; fourth cousin once removed of Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945).
      Political families: Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Monroe family of Virginia and Washington (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Gifford Pinchot — David J. Leahy — William Barnes, Jr. — Oliver D. Burden — William J. Youngs — George B. Cortelyou — Mason Mitchell — Frederic MacMaster — John Goodnow — William Loeb, Jr.
      Roosevelt counties in Mont. and N.M. are named for him.
      Other politicians named for him: Theodore BassettTheodore R. McKeldinTheodore R. KupfermanTheodore Roosevelt Britton, Jr.
      Personal motto: "Speak softly and carry a big stick."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Theodore Roosevelt: James MacGregor Burns & Susan Dunn, The Three Roosevelts: Patrician Leaders Who Transformed America — H. W. Brands, T.R : The Last Romantic — Edmund Morris, Theodore Rex — Edmund Morris, The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt — John Morton Blum, The Republican Roosevelt — Richard D. White, Jr., Roosevelt the Reformer : Theodore Roosevelt as Civil Service Commissioner, 1889-1895 — Frederick W. Marks III, Velvet on Iron : The Diplomacy of Theodore Roosevelt — James Chace, 1912 : Wilson, Roosevelt, Taft and Debs : The Election that Changed the Country — Patricia O'Toole, When Trumpets Call : Theodore Roosevelt After the White House — Candice Millard, The River of Doubt : Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey — Lewis Einstein, Roosevelt : His Mind in Action — Rick Marshall, Bully!: The Life and Times of Theodore Roosevelt: Illustrated with More Than 250 Vintage Political Cartoons
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, October 1901
      Samuel Youngs (born c.1813) — of Oyster Bay, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y.; Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif.; Aurora, Esmeralda County, Nev. Born in Queens, Queens County, N.Y., about 1813. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County, 1843-44; city council member, Sacramento, Calif.; member of Nevada territorial legislature, 1862; delegate to Nevada state constitutional convention, 1863; Esmeralda County Commissioner. Interment at Youngs Memorial Cemetery.
    Other politicians who have monuments here:
      Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. (1887-1944) — of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., September 13, 1887. Republican. Farmer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of New York state assembly from Nassau County 2nd District, 1920-21; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924, 1928, 1940; candidate for Governor of New York, 1924; Governor of Puerto Rico, 1929-32; Governor-General of the Philippine Islands, 1932-33; general in the U.S. Army during World War II. Member, American Legion. Principal founder of the American Legion in 1919. Participated in the invasion of Nazi-occupied France, on D-Day, June 6, 1944, and received a posthumous Medal of Honor for his actions that day; died a month later, of exhaustion and heart failure, in Normandy, France, July 12, 1944 (age 56 years, 303 days). Interment at Normandy American Cemetery, Collevelle-sur-Mer, France; cenotaph at Youngs Memorial Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Theodore Roosevelt and Edith Kermit (Carow) Roosevelt (1861-1948); half-brother of Alice Lee Roosevelt (who married Nicholas Longworth); married, June 20, 1910, to Eleanor Butler Alexander; nephew of Corinne Roosevelt Robinson; grandnephew of Robert Barnwell Roosevelt; great-grandnephew of James I. Roosevelt (1795-1875); second great-grandnephew of William Bellinger Bulloch; third great-grandson of Archibald Bulloch; first cousin of Theodore Douglas Robinson, Eleanor Roosevelt, Corinne Robinson Alsop and William Sheffield Cowles; first cousin once removed of James Roosevelt, Elliott Roosevelt, Corinne A. Chubb, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. and John deKoven Alsop; first cousin twice removed of Daniel Putnam Tyler; second cousin thrice removed of Philip DePeyster; second cousin four times removed of Nicholas Roosevelt, Jr..
      Political families: 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 — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Location
    Plandome Manor, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Matthias Nicoll (1630-1687) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Islip, Northamptonshire, England, 1630. Mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1672-73. Died in December 22, 1687 (age about 57 years). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Nephew of Richard Nicolls (1624-1672).
      See also Wikipedia article


    Monfort Family Cemetery
    Port Washington, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Andrew Onderdonk (1756-1797) — of New York. Born May 6, 1756. Member of New York state senate Southern District, 1796-97; member of New York council of appointment, 1797; died in office 1797. Died of yellow fever, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., September 23, 1797 (age 41 years, 140 days). Interment at Monfort Family Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Hendrick Onderdonk (1724-1809) and Phebe (Tredwell) Onderdonk (1730-1801); married to Mary Magdalene Moore (1762-1836).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Nassau Knolls Cemetery
    Port Washington, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      John E. Kingston (1920-1996) — also known as Jack Kingston — of Westbury, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in 1920. Republican. Member of New York state assembly, 1960-74 (Nassau County 3rd District 1960-65, 16th District 1966, 17th District 1967-72, 15th District 1973-74); district judge in New York, 1990-94; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1995. Died May 5, 1996 (age about 75 years). Interment at Nassau Knolls Cemetery.


    Roslyn Cemetery
    Roslyn, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Stephen Taber (1821-1886) — of Roslyn, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Born in Dover, Dutchess County, N.Y., March 7, 1821. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County 1st District, 1860-61; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1865-69. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 23, 1886 (age 65 years, 47 days). Interment at Roslyn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Taber II (1785-1862).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Vivian Burnett (1876-1937) — of Denver, Colo.; Plandome Manor, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Paris, France, April 5, 1876. Newspaper reporter; author; editor; music composer; Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Christian Scientist. Model for the title character in his mother's book, Little Lord Fauntleroy. While sailing his yawl, Delight III, he helped rescue people from an overturned sailboat, and then collapsed and died, probably of a heart attack, on Long Island Sound, July 25, 1937 (age 61 years, 111 days). Interment at Roslyn Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Swan Moses Burnett (1847-1906) and Frances Eliza (Hodgson) Burnett (1854-1924); married, November 21, 1914, to Constance Clough Buel (1893-1975).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Greenfield Cemetery
    650 Nassau Road
    Uniondale, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Daniel Fawcett Tiemann (1805-1899) — also known as Daniel F. Tiemann — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born January 9, 1805. Democrat. Paint manufacturer; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1858-60; member of New York state senate 8th District, 1872-73. Died June 29, 1899 (age 94 years, 171 days). Interment at Greenfield Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of I. Anthony Tiemann; married 1826 to Martha Clowes (niece of Peter Cooper (1791-1883)).
      Political family: Cooper-Ashley family of New York City, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Alfred M. Wood (1825-1895) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born April 19, 1825. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Brooklyn, N.Y., 1864-65. Died July 28, 1895 (age 70 years, 100 days). Interment at Greenfield Cemetery.
      John Alexander Searing (1805-1876) — also known as John A. Searing — of Hempstead Branch, Queens County (now Mineola, Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Born in North Hempstead, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y., May 14, 1805. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County, 1854; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1857-59. Died in Mineola, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y., May 6, 1876 (age 70 years, 358 days). Interment at Greenfield Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      John Davison Bennett (1911-2005) — also known as John D. Bennett — of Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y.; Greenport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., June 21, 1911. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Nassau County 1st District, 1938-44; member of New York state senate 2nd District, 1945-53; Nassau County Surrogate Court Judge, 1953-78; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 7th District, 1967. Methodist. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Greenport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., February 1, 2005 (age 93 years, 225 days). Interment at Greenfield Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Earl Bennett (1878-1965) and Edna (Davison) Bennett (1887-1982); married to Mildred Schwindt.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Raymond Schofield Curtice (1887-1922) — also known as Raymond S. Curtice — of Saltsburg, Indiana County, Pa. Born in Middlefield Center, Middlefield, Middlesex County, Conn., October 31, 1887. U.S. Vice Consul in Seoul, as of 1916-17; U.S. Consul in Nagasaki, as of 1921. Killed himself by gunshot, in his room at the Hotel duPont, Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., February 15, 1922 (age 34 years, 107 days). Interment at Greenfield Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Sara Comstock (Schofield) Curtice (1857-1930) and Rev. Saul Ober Curtice (1860-1931); married, June 3, 1914, to Marian Fitch Scranton; second cousin five times removed of Aaron Kitchell (1744-1820).
      Political families: Condit family of Orange, New Jersey; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Archibald Holly Patterson (1898-1980) — also known as A. Holly Patterson; "Mr. Republican" — of Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Uniondale, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., May 31, 1898. Republican. Lawyer; banker; Nassau County Executive, 1953-61; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956, 1960; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972. Died, following a heart attack, in Hempsted General Hospital, Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., September 20, 1980 (age 82 years, 112 days). Interment at Greenfield Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Archibald G. Patterson.
      See also Wikipedia article


    Cemetery of the Holy Rood
    111 Old Country Road
    Westbury, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      William Joseph Casey (1913-1987) — also known as William J. Casey — Born in Queens, Queens County, N.Y., March 13, 1913. Lawyer; chair, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1971-73; U.S. Director of Central Intelligence, 1981-87. Died May 6, 1987 (age 74 years, 54 days). Interment at Cemetery of the Holy Rood.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Waldemar Wydler (1924-1987) — also known as John W. Wydler — of Garden City, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., June 9, 1924. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. Representative from New York, 1963-81 (4th District 1963-73, 5th District 1973-81); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Lions; Order of Ahepa; Freemasons; Elks. Died in Washington, D.C., August 4, 1987 (age 63 years, 56 days). Interment at Cemetery of the Holy Rood.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Stanislaus Thorp — also known as John S. Thorp — of Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Chair of Nassau County Democratic Party, 1933-46; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936 (alternate), 1940, 1944, 1948, 1952 (alternate); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1944. Interment at Cemetery of the Holy Rood.
      Relatives: Father of John Stanislaus Thorp, Jr. (1925-).
      James C. Sheridan (1896-1983) — also known as Jim Sheridan — of Long Island City, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Queens, Queens County, N.Y., November 14, 1896. Democrat. Chair of Queens County Democratic Party, 1934-38; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died, of cancer, in Manhasset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., April 1, 1983 (age 86 years, 138 days). Interment at Cemetery of the Holy Rood.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Friends Cemetery
    Westbury, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      William Willets Cocks (1861-1932) — also known as William W. Cocks; "The Quaker Congressman" — of Old Westbury, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Old Westbury, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., July 24, 1861. Republican. Member of New York state senate 2nd District, 1901-02; member of New York state assembly from Queens County 3rd District, including Nassau County, 1904; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1905-11; defeated, 1910. Quaker. Member, Union League. Died in Old Westbury, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., May 24, 1932 (age 70 years, 305 days). Interment at Friends Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Isaac Hicks Cocks and Mary Titus (Willets) Cocks; married, July 24, 1901, to Caroline R. Hicks (sister of Frederick Cocks Hicks (1872-1925)); married 1911 to Jessie Wright.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Thomas Taber II (1785-1862) — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in Dover, Dutchess County, N.Y., May 19, 1785. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1826; U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1828-29. Died in Roslyn, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., March 21, 1862 (age 76 years, 306 days). Interment at Friends Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Stephen Taber (1821-1886).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Benjamin Albertson Willis (1840-1886) — also known as Benjamin A. Willis — of New York. Born in New York, 1840. U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1875-79; defeated, 1870 (Independent Republican, 7th District), 1878 (Tammany Hall Democratic, 11th District). Died in 1886 (age about 46 years). Original interment at Friends Cemetery; reinterment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Holy Rood Cemetery
    111 Old Country Road
    Westbury, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Founded 1930
    Politicians buried here:
      John D. Caemmerer (1928-1982) — also known as "The Snorting Bull" — of East Williston, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 19, 1928. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state senate, 1966-82 (8th District 1966, 5th District 1967-72, 7th District 1973-82); died in office 1982. Catholic. Member, Holy Name Society; Kiwanis; Phi Delta Phi; American Bar Association; Catholic Lawyers Guild. Died, of cancer, in Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 7, 1982 (age 54 years, 19 days). Interment at Holy Rood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Joan L. Holt.
      Henry M. Curran (1918-1993) — of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Lock Haven, Clinton County, Pa., January 2, 1918. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; deputy sheriff; insurance business; member of New York state senate, 1961-70 (3rd District 1961-65, 4th District 1966, 3rd District 1967-70); chair, New York State Harness Racing Commission, 1970-75. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Knights of Columbus; Holy Name Society. Died, in North Shore University Hospital, Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., March 13, 1993 (age 75 years, 70 days). Interment at Holy Rood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Rita Rothmann.
      James E. Smith (d. 1935) — also known as "The Stormy Petrel" — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Phenix, West Warwick, Kent County, R.I. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 15th District, 1899-1902; assistant district attorney, New York County, 1910-22. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus. Died, from pneumonia, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 18, 1935. Interment at Holy Rood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward Smith and Bridget (Moynihan) Smith; married to Sarah Quinn (daughter of John Quinn (1839-1903)).


    Quaker Cemetery
    Westbury, Long Island, Nassau County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Frederick Cocks Hicks (1872-1925) — also known as Frederick C. Hicks; Frederick Hicks Cocks — of Port Washington, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Westbury, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y., March 6, 1872. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1915-23; defeated, 1912. Quaker. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died in 1925 (age about 53 years). Interment at Quaker Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Caroline R. Hicks (who married William Willets Cocks (1861-1932)).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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