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Suffolk County
New York

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Suffolk County

Index to Locations

  • Private or family graveyards
  • Amityville, Long Island Amityville Cemetery
  • Babylon, Long Island Babylon Rural Cemetery
  • Babylon, Long Island Village Hall Grounds
  • Bay Shore, Long Island Oakwood Cemetery
  • Bridgehampton, Long Island Sagg Burial Ground
  • Calverton, Long Island Calverton National Cemetery
  • Center Moriches, Long Island Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  • Commack, Long Island Commack Cemetery
  • Coram, Long Island Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
  • East Farmingdale, Long Island Long Island National Cemetery
  • East Farmingdale, Long Island Mt. Ararat Cemetery
  • East Farmingdale, Long Island Pinelawn Memorial Park
  • East Farmingdale, Long Island St. Charles Cemetery
  • East Farmingdale, Long Island Wellwood Cemetery
  • East Hampton, Long Island North End Cemetery
  • East Hampton, Long Island South End Cemetery
  • Huntington, Long Island Huntington Rural Cemetery
  • Huntington, Long Island Old Public Cemetery
  • Islip, Long Island Unknown location
  • Islip, Long Island Oakwood Cemetery
  • Mattituck, Long Island Mattituck Presbyterian Church Cemetery
  • Middle Island, Long Island Union Cemetery
  • Montauk, Long Island Fort Hill Cemetery
  • North Lindenhurst, Long Island Breslau Cemetery
  • Northport, Long Island Northport Rural Cemetery
  • Northport, Long Island Old Northport Cemetery
  • Patchogue, Long Island Cedar Grove Cemetery
  • Pinelawn, Long Island New Montefiore Cemetery
  • Port Jefferson, Long Island Cedar Hill Cemetery
  • Riverhead, Long Island Riverhead Cemetery
  • Sag Harbor, Long Island Oakland Cemetery
  • Sag Harbor, Long Island Old Burying Ground
  • St. James, Long Island St. James Episcopal Church Graveyard
  • Sayville, Long Island Unknown location
  • Sayville, Long Island Union Cemetery
  • Setauket, Long Island James Cemetery
  • Smithtown, Long Island Unknown location
  • Southampton, Long Island Unknown location
  • Southampton, Long Island Sacred Heart Cemetery
  • Southampton, Long Island Southampton Cemetery
  • Southold, Long Island Presbyterian Cemetery
  • Stony Brook, Long Island Oakhill Cemetery
  • Westhampton Beach, Long Island Westhampton Cemetery
  • Shelter Island Unknown location
  • Shelter Island Nichols Cemetery
  • Shelter Island Presbyterian Church Burial Ground


    Private or family graveyards
    Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      John Gelston Floyd (1806-1881) — also known as John G. Floyd — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y.; Brookhaven, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Mastic, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., February 5, 1806. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper publisher; U.S. Representative from New York, 1839-43, 1851-53 (17th District 1839-43, 1st District 1851-53); member of New York state senate 1st District, 1848-49. Died in Mastic, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., October 5, 1881 (age 75 years, 242 days). Interment in a private or family graveyard.
      Relatives: Son of Nicoll Floyd and Phoebe (Gelston) Floyd (1770-1836); brother of David Gelston Floyd; married to Sarah Backus Kirkland (1810-1872); grandson of William Anson Floyd; first cousin of Frederick Augustus Tallmadge (1792-1869); second cousin of Charles Albert Floyd; fourth cousin once removed of Martin Keeler.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Floyd-Woodbridge-Edwards family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Selah Brewster Strong (1792-1872) — also known as Selah B. Strong — of New York. Born in Brookhaven, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., May 1, 1792. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1843-45; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1870. Died November 29, 1872 (age 80 years, 212 days). Interment in a private or family graveyard.
      Relatives: Grandfather of Selah B. Strong (1877?-?).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Amityville Cemetery
    1A Salt Box Path
    Amityville, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Founded 1892
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      William Louden Burns (1913-2005) — also known as William L. Burns — of Amityville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y.; Fort Myers, Lee County, Fla. Born in Amityville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., January 24, 1913. Republican. Member of New York state assembly, 1966-77 (7th District 1966, 5th District 1967-72, 9th District 1973-77). Episcopalian. Member, Rotary. Died January 11, 2005 (age 91 years, 353 days). Interment at Amityville Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Florence Kinne (1917-1984).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Babylon Rural Cemetery
    Babylon, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
    Richard Higbie Richard Higbie (1857-1900) — of Babylon, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in West Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 11, 1857. Republican. Merchant; bank director; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1893-95; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1896-98. Died, from heart disease, in Babylon, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., April 10, 1900 (age 42 years, 273 days). Interment at Babylon Rural Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Red Book 1896


    Village Hall Grounds
    Babylon, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York

    Politicians who have monuments here:
      Robert Moses (1888-1981) — also known as "The Great Builder" — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 18, 1888. Republican. Secretary of state of New York, 1927-28; candidate for Governor of New York, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 1st District, 1938; as head of multiple state and city agencies, led the building of dozens of major projects, including highways, bridges, parks, and public housing. Jewish ancestry. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died, of heart disease, in West Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 29, 1981 (age 92 years, 223 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.; statue at Village Hall Grounds.
      Relatives: Son of Emanuel Moses and Isabella C. Moses; married, August 15, 1915, to Mary Louise Sims.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Robert Moses: Robert A. Caro, The Power Broker : Robert Moses and the Fall of New York — Hugh Brogan, All Honorable Men : Huey Long, Robert Moses, Estes Kefauver, Richard J. Daley


    Oakwood Cemetery
    Bay Shore, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Ernest Greenwood (1884-1955) — of Bay Shore, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Yorkshire, England, November 25, 1884. Democrat. Naturalized U.S. citizen; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1951-53; defeated, 1952, 1954. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Rotary. Died June 15, 1955 (age 70 years, 202 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Greenwood and Mary (Cookson) Greenwood; married, August 7, 1909, to Sarah Emma Mosley.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Sagg Burial Ground
    Bridgehampton, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      David Hedges (c.1744-1817) — of Bridgehampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born about 1744. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1785-89, 1803-04, 1805-07; delegate to New York convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Suffolk County, 1788. Presbyterian. Died November 8, 1817 (age about 73 years). Interment at Sagg Burial Ground.


    Calverton National Cemetery
    Calverton, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Dominic Joseph Baranello (1922-2006) — also known as Dominic J. Baranello — of Medford Station, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y.; Holbrook, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y.; Blue Point, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., September 25, 1922. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960 (alternate), 1968, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1996, 2000, 2004; chair of Suffolk County Democratic Party, 1966-2000; Presidential Elector for New York, 1968, 1992, 1996; member of Democratic National Committee from New York, 1972-73, 2004. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Member, Elks; American Legion. Died, from complications of Alzheimer's disease, in Smithtown, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., March 9, 2006 (age 83 years, 165 days). Interment at Calverton National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Angelo Giuseppe Baranello (1896-1972) and Josephine (Belmonte) Baranello (1903-1978).
      Epitaph: "Beloved Husband / Loving Father / and Grandfather."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Hortense W. Gabel (1912-1990) — also known as Hortense Wittstein — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., December 16, 1912. Democrat. Lawyer; New York City Rent and Rehabilitation Commissioner, 1962-65; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1975-87; appointed 1975; resigned 1987; accused in 1987 of accepting a bribe from New York Consumer Affairs Commissioner Bess Myerson in the form of a city job for her daughter; allegedly in return, the judge reduced child support payments for Myerson's lover, Carl A. Capasso; the scandal was called "the Bess Mess"; she resigned as Justice; indicted on federal bribery charges in 1988, along with Myerson and Capasso; tried and found not guilty. Female. Jewish. Died, from a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 7, 1990 (age 77 years, 356 days). Interment at Calverton National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Rubin J. Wittstein and Bessie Wittstein; married 1944 to Milton Gabel (1907-1990).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Dorothy Frooks (1896-1997) — of New York. Born February 12, 1896. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1920 (Prohibition, 27th District), 1934 (Law Preservation, at-large). Female. Suffragette; appeared in the movie Reds (1981). Died April 13, 1997 (age 101 years, 60 days). Interment at Calverton National Cemetery.
      Arthur Sidney Demarest (1921-2013) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Oak Park, Cook County, Ill., September 13, 1921. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate for New York state senate 23rd District, 1952. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died April 17, 2013 (age 91 years, 216 days). Interment at Calverton National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Cornelius Agnew Demarest (1882-1959) and Victoria (Booth-Clibborn) Demarest (1895-1981; minister, evangelist, musician, author); great-grandson of William Booth (1829-1912; preacher, founder, The Salvation Army); first cousin five times removed of Meriwether Lewis; second cousin five times removed of David Meriwether and James Meriwether (1755-1817); fourth cousin once removed of Clayton Abraham Demarest.
      Political families: Demarest-Meriwether family of New Jersey; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also OurCampaigns candidate detail


    Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
    Center Moriches, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      John Lewis Havens (1859-1932) — also known as John L. Havens — of Center Moriches, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., October 8, 1859. Democrat. Merchant; chair of Suffolk County Democratic Party, 1898; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1899-1900. Died in Center Moriches, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., September 17, 1932 (age 72 years, 345 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Smith Havens and Nancy Matilda (Williamson) Havens (1837-1920); married 1883 to Imogene Reeve (1856-1920); nephew of John Scudder Havens; second cousin four times removed of Henry Scudder; third cousin once removed of Wickham Sayre Havens; third cousin twice removed of Jonathan Nicoll Havens (1757-1799); fourth cousin once removed of Benjamin Nicoll Huntington.
      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
      John Scudder Havens (1826-1903) — also known as John S. Havens — of Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., October 20, 1826. Merchant; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1862-63. Died in East Moriches, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., August 17, 1903 (age 76 years, 301 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Havens (1787-1850) and Elizabeth (Ketcham) Havens (1796-1863); brother of Charles Smith Havens; married to Mary Amelia Pelletreau (1842-1898); uncle of John Lewis Havens (1859-1932); second cousin thrice removed of Henry Scudder; third cousin of Wickham Sayre Havens; third cousin once removed of Jonathan Nicoll Havens; fourth cousin of Benjamin Nicoll Huntington; fourth cousin once removed of Caleb Scudder and Henry Joel Scudder.
      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
      Charles Smith Havens (1834-1906) — also known as Charles S. Havens — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Born in Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., August 26, 1834. Democrat. Merchant; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1878. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died, from a heart attack, in his general store, Center Moriches, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., April 23, 1906 (age 71 years, 240 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Havens (1787-1850) and Elizabeth (Ketcham) Havens (1796-1863); brother of John Scudder Havens; married to Nancy Matilda Williamson (1837-1920); father of John Lewis Havens; second cousin thrice removed of Henry Scudder; third cousin of Wickham Sayre Havens; third cousin once removed of Jonathan Nicoll Havens; fourth cousin of Benjamin Nicoll Huntington; fourth cousin once removed of Caleb Scudder (1795-1866) and Henry Joel Scudder.
      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


    Commack Cemetery
    Commack, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Albert Floyd (1791-1873) — also known as Charles A. Floyd; Charles Alfred Floyd — of Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Smithtown, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., May 12, 1791. Democrat. Farmer; Suffolk County Clerk, 1820-21; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1836, 1838; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1841-43; Suffolk County Judge, 1843-65. Died in Commack, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., February 20, 1873 (age 81 years, 284 days). Interment at Commack Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Floyd (1764-1826) and Elizabeth (Blydenburgh) Floyd (1767-1819); married 1816 to Sophia Davis (1794-1873); grandnephew of William Anson Floyd; first cousin once removed of Nicoll Floyd; second cousin of Frederick Augustus Tallmadge (1792-1869), David Gelston Floyd and John Gelston Floyd; fourth cousin once removed of Martin Keeler.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Floyd-Woodbridge-Edwards family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Orlando Hubbs (1840-1930) — of New Bern, Craven County, N.C.; Central Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Commack, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., February 18, 1840. Republican. Craven County Sheriff, 1871-81; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 2nd District, 1881-83; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1903-08; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1909-10; defeated, 1910. Died December 5, 1930 (age 90 years, 290 days). Interment at Commack Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    Carll S. Burr, Jr. Carll S. Burr, Jr. (1858-1936) — of Commack, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Commack, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., September 26, 1858. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1892; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1896-98; Presidential Elector for New York, 1896; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1905-08. Died January 2, 1936 (age 77 years, 98 days). Interment at Commack Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Carll S. Burr.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Red Book 1907


    Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
    Coram, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Edgar Allan Sharp (1876-1948) — also known as Edgar A. Sharp — of New York. Born in New York, 1876. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1945-47. Died in 1948 (age about 72 years). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Long Island National Cemetery
    2040 Wellwood Avenue
    East Farmingdale, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Founded 1936
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Frank John Becker (1899-1981) — also known as Frank J. Becker — of Lynbrook, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., August 27, 1899. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; real estate and insurance business; member of New York state assembly from Nassau County 1st District, 1945-52; U.S. Representative from New York, 1953-65 (3rd District 1953-63, 5th District 1963-65); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956 (alternate), 1960, 1964. Catholic. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Elks; Knights of Columbus; Holy Name Society. Died in Lynbrook, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., September 4, 1981 (age 82 years, 8 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Maximilian Becker and Eva (Sperling) Becker; married, June 30, 1923, to Anne Claire Ferris.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      James Herbert Fay (1899-1948) — also known as James H. Fay — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 29, 1899. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; wounded and lost his left leg; secretary to the president of Bellevue and Allied Hospitals, 1923-29; deputy commissioner of hospitals, 1929-33; U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1939-41, 1943-45; defeated, 1934, 1940; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940; chair of New York County Democratic Party, 1942; insurance and advertising business. Catholic. Member, Tammany Hall; American Legion. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 10, 1948 (age 49 years, 134 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Hazel De Witt Kelly (1905-1978).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Richard Joseph Tonry (1893-1971) — also known as Richard J. Tonry — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., September 30, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; real estate and insurance business; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 9th District, 1922-29; U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1935-37. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 17, 1971 (age 77 years, 109 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Marion Aimee (1896-1966) — also known as Joseph M. Aimee — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; West Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., March 19, 1896. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1934, 1936. Italian ancestry. Died, from myocardial infarct, in ABC Hospital, Mexico City (Ciudad de México), Distrito Federal, April 21, 1966 (age 70 years, 33 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lloyd Church (c.1890-1948) — also known as "Lulu Lloyd" — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Norfolk, Va., about 1890. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1935-41, 1942-48; resigned 1941; died in office 1948; candidate for New York City Controller, 1941. Episcopalian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Alpha Delta; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick; Elks; Tammany Hall. Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage, on board the ocean liner President Cleveland, en route from Yokohama to Shanghai, in the North Pacific Ocean, August 2, 1948 (age about 58 years). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Lloyd Church, Jr. (Army lieutenant, killed in action in Europe, 1945).
      John C. Blankenhorn (1893-1970) — of Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born August 20, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; plumbing and heating contractor; mayor of Lindenhurst, N.Y., 1941-47; defeated, 1937 (People's), 1947, 1949. Died October 28, 1970 (age 77 years, 69 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Elsie Gagin (1895-1974).
      William Breitenbach (1897-1937) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 17, 1897. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; railway signalman; electrical contractor; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 13th District, 1925-34; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1936. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Elks. Died, following an operation for appendicitis, in Hamilton Hospital, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., May 13, 1937 (age 40 years, 26 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Richard Blake (1897-1978) — also known as Joseph R. Blake — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born March 8, 1897. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 14th District, 1923-25. Died October 27, 1978 (age 81 years, 233 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Eunice A. Carreau (1901-1963) — also known as Eunice A. Stevens — of Merrick, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, September 14, 1901. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1944. Female. Shot in the throat during a robbery, and died soon after, in Puesto de Emergencia de Salas hospital, Caracas, Venezuela, March 24, 1963 (age 61 years, 191 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Rene Armand Carreau (1901-1980).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Parnell J. T. Callahan (1912-1969) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y., June 16, 1912. Republican. Lawyer; law professor; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of New York state assembly from Bronx County 12th District, 1957-58; defeated, 1958. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Knights of Columbus; Ancient Order of Hibernians. Died, from a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 27, 1969 (age 56 years, 256 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1943 to Jane Tubridy.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Cary Dow Blue (1895-1969) — also known as Cary D. Blue — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Jackson Springs, Moore County, N.C., May 3, 1895. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Presidential Elector for New York, 1952; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956, 1960. African ancestry. Died May 31, 1969 (age 74 years, 28 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Maurice Adda (1895-1972) — of Whitestone, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born December 28, 1895. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County 3rd District, 1944. Member, American Legion. Died May 26, 1972 (age 76 years, 150 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Stephen Bernard Vaughan (1899-1977) — also known as Stephen B. Vaughan — Born in Horatio, Jefferson County, Pa., July 8, 1899. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Budapest, 1925-31; Breslau, 1931-39; Berlin, 1939; Montreal, as of 1943. Died May 23, 1977 (age 77 years, 319 days). Interment at Long Island National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Mt. Ararat Cemetery
    East Farmingdale, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Donald R. Manes (1934-1986) — also known as "The King of Queens" — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y.; Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 18, 1934. Democrat. Lawyer; borough president of Queens, New York, 1971-86; resigned 1986; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980, 1984. On January 10, 1986, he was found driving erratically and bleeding from slashes to his wrist and ankle; at first he claimed he had been abducted, but then admitted his wounds were self-inflicted; while he was hospitalized, a criminal investigation against him became public. Stabbed himself in the heart, and died soon after, at Booth Memorial Medical Center, Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., March 13, 1986 (age 52 years, 54 days). Interment at Mt. Ararat Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Marlene Warshofsky.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Nathaniel Lawrence Goldstein (1896-1981) — also known as Nathaniel L. Goldstein — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 9, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; law partner of Charles C. Lockwood during the 1920s; accountant; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940, 1944, 1948; New York state attorney general, 1943-54. Jewish. Member, American Legion; American Bar Association; Alpha Epsilon Pi; American Jewish Committee; Freemasons; Elks; Zionist Organization of America; B'nai B'rith. Died, from a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 24, 1981 (age 84 years, 288 days). Interment at Mt. Ararat Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Etta May Brown.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Stanley Fink (1936-1997) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 6, 1936. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly 39th District, 1969-86; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1979-86; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Died of heart failure and cancer, at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 4, 1997 (age 61 years, 26 days). Interment at Mt. Ararat Cemetery.
    Julius S. Berg Julius S. Berg (1895-1938) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 15, 1895. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; injured in combat and lost a leg; member of New York state assembly from Bronx County 3rd District, 1923-30; member of New York state senate 22nd District, 1931-38; died in office 1938. Jewish. Member, American Legion; Jewish War Veterans; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans; Freemasons; Elks; Knights of Pythias. Indicted on charges of receiving money for his aid in procuring liquor licenses and arranging for concessions at the New York World's Fair; that same day, he killed himself by gunshot, in his law office, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 20, 1938 (age 43 years, 5 days). Interment at Mt. Ararat Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Morris Berg and Celia (Weinstein) Berg; married, June 20, 1920, to Rose Schram.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Red Book 1936
      Theodore Ornstein (1905-1988) — of Long Beach, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., August 3, 1905. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Long Beach, N.Y., 1939-44; appointed 1939. Jewish. Died October 13, 1988 (age 83 years, 71 days). Interment at Mt. Ararat Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, June 1, 1927, to Rose Weissinger.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Sol Chick Chaikin (1918-1991) — also known as Sol C. Chaikin — of Great Neck, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., January 9, 1918. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; president, International Ladies Garment Workers Union, 1975-86; vice-president, AFL-CIO; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980, 1984. Jewish. Member, Trilateral Commission. Died, from heart failure, in Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., April 1, 1991 (age 73 years, 82 days). Interment at Mt. Ararat Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Sam Chaikin and Beckie (Schechtman) Chaikin; married, August 31, 1940, to Rosalind Bryon.
      Epitaph: "Beloved husband, father and grandfather, now and forever."
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by Sol C. Chaikin: A Labor Viewpoint : Another Opinion (1980)
      Books about Sol C. Chaikin: Rosalind B. Chaikin, To My Memory Sing : A memoir based on letters and poems from Sol Chick Chaikin, an American soldier in China-Burma-India during World War II


    Pinelawn Memorial Park
    2030 Wellwood Avenue
    East Farmingdale, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Robert Joseph Nodar, Jr. (1916-1974) — also known as Robert Nodar, Jr. — of Maspeth, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., March 23, 1916. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1947-49; defeated, 1948. Died in Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., September 11, 1974 (age 58 years, 172 days). Interment at Pinelawn Memorial Park.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Anthony N. Durso (1912-1999) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., 1912. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968. Died, of heart failure, April 16, 1999 (age about 86 years). Interment at Pinelawn Memorial Park.


    St. Charles Cemetery
    2015 Wellwood Avenue
    East Farmingdale, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Peter Joseph Brennan (1918-1996) — Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 24, 1918. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; president, Building and Construction Trades Council of Greater New York; U.S. Secretary of Labor, 1973-75. Died of lymphatic cancer in Massapequa, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., October 2, 1996 (age 78 years, 131 days). Interment at St. Charles Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Josephine Brickley (1919-1987).
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edward Domenic Re (1920-2006) — Born in Santa Marina Salina, Italy, October 14, 1920. Judge of U.S. Customs Court, 1968-80; Judge of U.S. Court of International Trade, 1980-91; retired 1991. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., September 17, 2006 (age 85 years, 338 days). Interment at St. Charles Cemetery.
      See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Carlo A. Lanzillotti (1911-1979) — of Long Island City, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born February 18, 1911. Republican. Member of New York state senate 7th District, 1953-54; defeated, 1954, 1956, 1962. Died May 12, 1979 (age 68 years, 83 days). Interment at St. Charles Cemetery.
      Frank Kenna (1895-1964) — of Long Island City, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., 1895. Republican. Member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930-36, 1961; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936 (alternate), 1940 (alternate), 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964. Died November 11, 1964 (age about 69 years). Interment at St. Charles Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of John F. Kenna (1928?-1998).


    Wellwood Cemetery
    1400 Wellwood Ave.
    East Farmingdale, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Leo Frederick Rayfiel (1888-1978) — also known as Leo F. Rayfiel — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1888. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 2nd District, 1939-44; U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1945-47. Jewish. Died in Wayne, Passaic County, N.J., November 18, 1978 (age about 90 years). Interment at Wellwood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    North End Cemetery
    East Hampton, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Frederick William Lord (1800-1860) — of New York. Born in Lyme, New London County, Conn., December 11, 1800. Whig. U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1847-49. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 24, 1860 (age 59 years, 165 days). Interment at North End Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lynde Lord (1767-1856) and Mehitable (Marvin) Lord (1773-1857); second cousin once removed of John William Allen; second cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799); third cousin of Thomas Hale Sill and Theodore Sill; third cousin once removed of Roger Griswold, Zina Hyde, Jr., Augustus Frank and George Griswold Sill; third cousin thrice removed of Allan Percy Sill; fourth cousin of Henry Titus Backus and Thomas Worcester Hyde; fourth cousin once removed of Alexander Hamilton Waterman, Samuel Lord (1831-1880), Matthew Griswold (1833-1919), Charles Edward Hyde, Herman Arod Gager, John Sedgwick Hyde and Edward Warden Hyde.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    South End Cemetery
    East Hampton, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Hitchcock Sherrill (1867-1936) — also known as Charles H. Sherrill — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Washington, D.C., April 13, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Minister to Argentina, 1909-10; general in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Ambassador to Turkey, 1932-33. Presbyterian. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon; Phi Delta Phi; Sons of the Revolution; Society of Colonial Wars; Society of the War of 1812. Died in Paris, France, June 25, 1936 (age 69 years, 73 days). Interment at South End Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Hitchcock Sherrill (1814-1887) and Sarah Fulton (Wynkoop) Sherrill (1829-1897); married, February 8, 1906, to Miss George Barker Gibbs.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Abel Huntington (1777-1858) — of East Hampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., February 21, 1777. Democrat. Physician; Presidential Elector for New York, 1820; member of New York state senate Southern District, 1821-22; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1833-37; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1845-49; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1846. Died in East Hampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., May 18, 1858 (age 81 years, 86 days). Interment at South End Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ezra Huntington (1742-1820) and Elizabeth Huntington (1748-1796); married, January 27, 1800, to Frances Lee; first cousin twice removed of Benjamin Huntington and William Clark Huntington; second cousin of John Davenport, James Davenport, Henry Huntington and Gurdon Huntington; second cousin once removed of Samuel Huntington, Theodore Davenport and Benjamin Nicoll Huntington; second cousin twice removed of Roger Wolcott; second cousin thrice removed of Henry Arthur Huntington and Arthur Evarts Lord; second cousin four times removed of John Foster Dulles and Allen Welsh Dulles; second cousin five times removed of Randolph Appleton Kidder; third cousin of Ebenezer Huntington, Samuel H. Huntington, Augustus Seymour Porter (1769-1849) and Peter Buell Porter; third cousin once removed of William Woodbridge, Jabez Williams Huntington, Isaac Backus, Nathaniel Huntington (1793-1828), James Huntington, Augustus Seymour Porter (1798-1872), Charles Phelps Huntington, Peter Buell Porter, Jr., Elisha Mills Huntington, Henry Titus Backus and Peter Augustus Porter (1827-1864); third cousin twice removed of Ulysses Simpson Grant and Peter Augustus Porter (1853-1925); third cousin thrice removed of Frederick Dent Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant, Jr., William Barret Ridgely, Clement Phineas Kellogg, Josiah Quincy and Charles E. Wooster; fourth cousin once removed of Samuel Lathrop, Bela Edgerton, John Arnold Rockwell, Philo Fairchild Barnum and Phineas Taylor Barnum.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Charles Hitchcock Sherrill (1814-1887) — also known as Charles H. Sherrill — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; Washington, D.C. Born in Sandy Hill (now Hudson Falls), Washington County, N.Y., March 24, 1814. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York canal commission, 1857-59; lobbyist for railroad interests. Died, from heart disease, in Washington, D.C., January 4, 1887 (age 72 years, 286 days). Interment at South End Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Darius Sherrill and Mary (Day) Sherrill; married to Sarah Fulton Wynkoop (1829-1897); father of Charles Hitchcock Sherrill (1867-1936).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      David Gardiner (1784-1844) — of New York. Born in East Hampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., May 29, 1784. Member of New York state senate 1st District, 1824-27. Among those killed in the explosion when a cannon accidentally burst on board the U.S.S. Princeton, on the Potomac River near Fort Washington, Prince George's County, Md., February 28, 1844 (age 59 years, 275 days). Originally entombed at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; later interred at South End Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Phebe Gardiner and Abraham Gardiner (1763-1796); married to Juliana MacLachlan (1799-1864); father of Julia Gardiner (1820-1889; who married John Tyler); grandfather of David Gardiner Tyler; third cousin thrice removed of John Lee Saltonstall; fourth cousin of Jonas Mapes; fourth cousin once removed of David Parshall Mapes (1798-1890).
      Political families: Mapes-Jennings-Denby-Neuman family of New York and Arizona; Tyler-Mapes family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Huntington Rural Cemetery
    555 New York Avenue
    Huntington, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Henry Clay Platt (1839-1904) — also known as Henry C. Platt — of Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 25, 1839. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1864-65; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1894. Episcopalian. Died in Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., December 16, 1904 (age 65 years, 52 days). Interment at Huntington Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of David Platt (1801-1868) and Sarah 'Sally' (Gould) Platt (1805-1872); married to Jennie Dusenberry (1843-1925).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Moses Lewis Scudder (1843-1917) — of Lake Forest, Lake County, Ill.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., February 3, 1843. Mayor of Lake Forest, Ill., 1888-89. Died October 29, 1917 (age 74 years, 268 days). Interment at Huntington Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. Moses Lewis Scudder (1814-1891) and Sarah Ann (Pratt) Scudder (1818-1903); married, June 17, 1873, to Clarine (Johnston) Williams (1849-1904; niece of William Sage Johnston); second cousin four times removed of Henry Scudder; third cousin twice removed of Caleb Scudder (1795-1866).
      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


    Old Public Cemetery
    Huntington, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Silas Wood (1769-1847) — of Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New York, 1769. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1795-98, 1799-1800; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1819-29. Died in 1847 (age about 78 years). Interment at Old Public Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Unknown Locations
    Islip, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Tredwell Scudder (1778-1834) — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Born in Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., January 1, 1778. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1801-02, 1809-11, 1814-15, 1821-22, 1828; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1817-19. Died in Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., October 31, 1834 (age 56 years, 303 days). Interment somewhere.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      George A. Robinson (1851-1908) — of Sayville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Newmarket, Ontario, January, 1851. Republican. Physician; naturalized U.S. citizen; volunteer fire fighter; director, Sayville Electric Light and Power Company; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1901-02. English ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Foresters; Royal Arcanum. Died in St. Augustine, St. Johns County, Fla., February 22, 1908 (age 57 years, 0 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Married to Amelia A. Foster (born 1847).


    Oakwood Cemetery
    Islip, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      William Kingsland Macy (1889-1961) — also known as W. Kingsland Macy — of Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 21, 1889. Republican. Business executive; banker; chair of Suffolk County Republican Party, 1926-51; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928, 1932, 1940 (member, Credentials Committee), 1944, 1948; New York Republican state chair, 1930-34; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 1st District, 1938; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1946; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1947-51; defeated, 1950. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Elks. Died in Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 15, 1961 (age 71 years, 236 days). Entombed at Oakwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Henry Macy and Kate Louise (Carter) Macy; married, October 3, 1912, to Julia A. Dick.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Mattituck Presbyterian Church Cemetery
    Mattituck, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      John Mather Lupton (c.1917-2002) — also known as John M. Lupton — of Connecticut. Born in Mattituck, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., about 1917. Republican. Advertising business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1950; member of Connecticut state senate, 1950; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1962. Died in Orange City, Volusia County, Fla., March 16, 2002 (age about 85 years). Interment at Mattituck Presbyterian Church Cemetery.


    Union Cemetery
    Middle Island, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York

    Politicians who have monuments here:
      John George Erhardt (1889-1951) — also known as John G. Erhardt — of Coram, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., November 4, 1889. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Athens, 1920; U.S. Consul in Athens, 1920-24; Winnipeg, 1924-26; Bordeaux, 1930-33; U.S. Consul General in Hamburg, 1933-37; London, 1939-41; U.S. Minister to Austria, 1946-50; U.S. Ambassador to South Africa, 1950-51, died in office 1951. Presbyterian. Member, American Academy of Political and Social Science; Delta Upsilon. Died, from coronary thrombosis, in Wynberg, Cape Town, South Africa, February 18, 1951 (age 61 years, 106 days). Interment at Hamilton College Cemetery, Clinton, N.Y.; cenotaph at Union Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Erhardt and Mary (Bader) Erhardt; married, February 13, 1920, to Eleanor Davis (1889-1983).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Fort Hill Cemetery
    Montauk, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Perry B. Duryea, Jr. (1921-2004) — of Montauk, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Montauk, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., October 18, 1921. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of New York state assembly, 1961-77 (Suffolk County 1st District 1961-65, 1st District 1966-77); Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1969-73; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 1st District, 1967; member of New York Republican State Central Committee, 1968; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972; candidate for Governor of New York, 1978. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Lions; Freemasons. Died, from injuries suffered in a car accident, January 11, 2004 (age 82 years, 85 days). Interment at Fort Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Perry B. Duryea (1897?-?); married to Elizabeth Ann Weed.
      The Perry B. Duryea, Jr. State Office Building, in Islip, New York, is named for him.


    Breslau Cemetery
    North Lindenhurst, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Founded 1875
    Politicians buried here:
      Walter B. Wellbrock (1875-1943) — of Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1875. Physician; mayor of Lindenhurst, N.Y., 1929-31, 1937-41; defeated, 1931 (Liberty), 1933 (Liberty), 1941 (Progressive). Died, from a heart attack, in Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., February 3, 1943 (age about 67 years). Interment at Breslau Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Wellbrock and Elizabeth (Drexel) Wellbrock.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Heling (1880-1938) — of Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Babylon town, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., March 1, 1880. Democrat. Undertaker; contractor; banker; mayor of Lindenhurst, N.Y., 1931-37; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1932. German ancestry. Suffered a stroke, and died a few hours later, in Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., June 21, 1938 (age 58 years, 112 days). Interment at Breslau Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Valentine Heling (born 1844) and Catherina Heling; married to Elizabeth Wolter (1879-1915) and Josephine Roubal.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Alexander Jaeger, Jr. (1902-1986) — also known as Alex Jaeger, Jr. — of Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in 1902. Republican. Mayor of Lindenhurst, N.Y., 1951-55. Died in 1986 (age about 84 years). Interment at Breslau Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Gustave M. Hahn (1877-1957) — of Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Germany, 1877. Founder and president of Lindenhurst Manufacturing Company, makers of buttons and buckles; village president of Lindenhurst, New York, 1923. Died in Brunswick General Hospital, Amityville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., April 2, 1957 (age about 79 years). Interment at Breslau Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Margaret E. Hirsch (died 1957).
      Epitaph: "Beloved Husband and Father."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Northport Rural Cemetery
    Northport, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Lewis Humphrey Pounds (b. 1861) — also known as Lewis H. Pounds — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Lorain County, Ohio, 1861. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908, 1912 (alternate), 1936, 1940; borough president of Brooklyn, New York, 1913-17; New York state treasurer, 1925-26. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Royal Arcanum. Interment at Northport Rural Cemetery.
      Bernard C. Smith (1923-1993) — of Northport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Barnesboro (now part of Northern Cambria), Cambria County, Pa., July 29, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; Suffolk County District Attorney, 1962-65; member of New York state senate 2nd District, 1966-68. Member, Rotary. Died October 19, 1993 (age 70 years, 82 days). Interment at Northport Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Reynolds (1924-1998).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Old Northport Cemetery
    Northport, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Founded 1751
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Henry Joel Scudder (1825-1886) — also known as Henry J. Scudder — of New York. Born in Northport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., September 18, 1825. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1873-75. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 10, 1886 (age 60 years, 145 days). Interment at Old Northport Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Scudder (1778-1863) and Elizabeth (Hewlett) Scudder (1792-1870); married to Louisa Henrietta Davies (1834-1864); uncle of Townsend Scudder; grandson of Henry Scudder (1743-1822); fourth cousin of Caleb Scudder (1795-1866); fourth cousin once removed of Joshua Coit, Augustus Seymour Porter, Samuel Lathrop, Peter Buell Porter, Wickham Sayre Havens, John Scudder Havens and Charles Smith Havens.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Epitaph: "Forever With The Lord."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Henry Scudder (1743-1822) — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Born in Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., August 5, 1743. Delegate to New York convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Suffolk County, 1788; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1788-90, 1791-92. Died in Northport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., January 21, 1822 (age 78 years, 169 days). Interment at Old Northport Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Timothy Scudder (1696-1778) and Mary (Whitehead) Scudder (1700-1746); married to Phebe Carll (1743-1821); grandfather of Henry Joel Scudder; great-grandfather of Townsend Scudder; second cousin twice removed of Caleb Scudder; second cousin thrice removed of Wickham Sayre Havens, John Scudder Havens and Charles Smith Havens; second cousin four times removed of Moses Lewis Scudder and John Lewis Havens; third cousin once removed of Joshua Coit, Augustus Seymour Porter (1769-1849), Samuel Lathrop and Peter Buell Porter; third cousin twice removed of Ebenezer Huntington, Augustus Seymour Porter (1798-1872), Peter Buell Porter, Jr. and Peter Augustus Porter (1827-1864); third cousin thrice removed of Jabez Williams Huntington, Samuel George Andrews, John Hall Brockway, Waitman Thomas Willey, Ulysses Simpson Grant (1822-1885), Robert Coit, Jr., Samuel Lathrop Bronson, Abial Lathrop and Peter Augustus Porter (1853-1925).
      Political families: Hatch family of Marshall, Michigan; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Grant-Dent family of San Francisco, California (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Cedar Grove Cemetery
    Patchogue, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Walter Husted Jaycox (1863-1927) — also known as Walter H. Jaycox — of Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Wassaic, Dutchess County, N.Y., September 3, 1863. Republican. Lawyer; Suffolk County District Attorney, 1893-99; Suffolk County Judge, 1902-05; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1906-27; appointed 1906; died in office 1927; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 2nd Department, 1921-27; died in office 1927. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Sons of the Revolution. Died, of heart disease, en route to his home, in the automobile of Justice Leander B. Faber, in Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., February 3, 1927 (age 63 years, 153 days). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lorin R. Jaycox and Hannah A. (Darling) Jaycox; married, December 3, 1890, to Inez Leaming.
      Wilmot Moses Smith (1852-1906) — also known as Wilmot M. Smith — of Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Smithtown, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., March 21, 1852. Lawyer; Suffolk County District Attorney, 1885-90; Suffolk County Judge, 1891; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1896-1906; died in office 1906. Died in Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., March 30, 1906 (age 54 years, 9 days). Entombed at Cedar Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Moses Ralph Smith and Mary H. (Wood) Smith; married, November 24, 1881, to Lizzie L. Mott.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert S. Pelletreau — of Patchogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 1st District, 1915; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924. Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery.


    New Montefiore Cemetery
    Pinelawn, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Abraham David Beame (1906-2001) — also known as Abraham D. Beame; Abe Beame; "Spunky" — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in London, England, March 20, 1906. Democrat. Accountant; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960 (alternate), 1964, 1980; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1974-77; defeated, 1965, 1977; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 17th District, 1967. Jewish. First Jewish mayor of New York City. Died, from complications after heart surgery, in New York University Medical Center, New York, New York County, N.Y., February 10, 2001 (age 94 years, 327 days). Interment at New Montefiore Cemetery.
      Campaign slogan (1973): "New York needs what Abe Beame knows."
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Alfred Besunder (1908-2008) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born October 5, 1908. Republican. Lawyer; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1948; candidate for New York state senate 15th District, 1950, 1952. Jewish. Died July 22, 2008 (age 99 years, 291 days). Interment at New Montefiore Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Max Besunder and Dora (Goldstein) Besunder; brother of Seymour Besunder (1911-2005); married to Gertrude Senft.
      See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Clara Lemlich Shavelson (1886-1982) — also known as Clara Shavelson; Clara Lemlich; Clara Goldman — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Gorodok, Ukraine, March 28, 1886. Communist. Labor organizer; candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 2nd District, 1936. Female. Jewish ancestry. Died in Los Angeles County, Calif., July 25, 1982 (age 96 years, 119 days). Interment at New Montefiore Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Esther Lemlich (1854-1943) and Simon Samuel Lemlich (1858-1939); married 1913 to Joseph 'Joe' Shavelson (1889-1951); married 1960 to Abe Goldman; mother of Irving Charles Velson (1913-1976).
      Political family: Velson-Shavelson family of Brooklyn, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Leon Namenwirth — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924. Interment at New Montefiore Cemetery.
      Rose Wortis — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 3rd District, 1929; candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1930; candidate for New York state comptroller, 1934; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1935. Female. Interment at New Montefiore Cemetery.


    Cedar Hill Cemetery
    Port Jefferson, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Caleb Smith Woodhull (1792-1866) — also known as Caleb S. Woodhull — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Miller Place, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., February 26, 1792. Whig. Mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1849-51. Died in Miller Place, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 16, 1866 (age 74 years, 140 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Merritt Smith Woodhull (1748-1815) and Mary (Davis) Woodhull (1757-1840); married to Harriet Fardon (1798-1865); third cousin of Canning H. Woodhull (1826-1872; who married Victoria California Claflin); third cousin once removed of Dwight Townsend (1826-1899).
      Political family: Woodhull family of New York City, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article


    Riverhead Cemetery
    Riverhead, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Joseph McCrum Belford (1852-1917) — also known as Joseph M. Belford — of Riverhead, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Mifflintown, Juniata County, Pa., August 5, 1852. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1897-99; defeated, 1898; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died suddenly in Grand Central Station, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 3, 1917 (age 64 years, 271 days). Interment at Riverhead Cemetery.
      Relatives: Cousin *** of James Burns Belford (1837-1910).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Oakland Cemetery
    Sag Harbor, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Ebenezer Sage (1755-1834) — of Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Chatham (part now in Portland), Middlesex County, Conn., August 16, 1755. Democrat. Physician; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1809-15, 1819-20; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1821. Died in Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., January 20, 1834 (age 78 years, 157 days). Original interment at Old Burying Ground; reinterment at Oakland Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Caldwell Edwards (1841-1922) — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Born in Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., January 8, 1841. Member of Montana state house of representatives, 1890; U.S. Representative from Montana at-large, 1901-03. Died in Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 23, 1922 (age 81 years, 196 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Wickham Sayre Havens (1806-1880) — also known as Wickham S. Havens — of Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Shelter Island, Suffolk County, N.Y., October 23, 1806. Whaling captain; banker; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1865-79. Died in Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., November 26, 1880 (age 74 years, 34 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Bowditch Havens (1780-1857) and Hannah Wickham (Sayre) Havens (1783-1850); married to Sarah Walker Darling (1812-1890); second cousin thrice removed of Henry Scudder; third cousin of John Scudder Havens and Charles Smith Havens; third cousin once removed of Jonathan Nicoll Havens and John Lewis Havens; fourth cousin of Benjamin Nicoll Huntington; fourth cousin once removed of Caleb Scudder (1795-1866) and Henry Joel Scudder.
      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


    Old Burying Ground
    Sag Harbor, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Ebenezer Sage (1755-1834) — of Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Chatham (part now in Portland), Middlesex County, Conn., August 16, 1755. Democrat. Physician; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1809-15, 1819-20; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1821. Died in Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., January 20, 1834 (age 78 years, 157 days). Original interment at Old Burying Ground; reinterment at Oakland Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    St. James Episcopal Church Graveyard
    490 North Country Road
    St. James, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Edward Henry Smith (1809-1885) — of New York. Born in New York, 1809. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1861-63. Died in 1885 (age about 76 years). Interment at St. James Episcopal Church Graveyard.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    George L. Thompson George Lincoln Thompson (1864-1941) — also known as George L. Thompson — of Kings Park, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Smithtown, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., November 22, 1864. Republican. Merchant; banker; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1909-10, 1912; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1915-41; defeated, 1912; died in office 1941. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Odd Fellows; Lions. Died, from a heart attack, in Kings Park, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., September 1, 1941 (age 76 years, 283 days). Interment at St. James Episcopal Church Graveyard.
      Relatives: Son of Richmond Ansel Thompson (1842-1919) and Ennie Elizabeth (Handshaw) Thompson (1844-1929); married to Lottie F. Scott (1867-1955).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Red Book 1936


    Unknown Location
    Sayville, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Regis Henri Post (1870-1944) — also known as Regis H. Post — of Bayport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y.; Nantucket, Nantucket County, Mass. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 28, 1870. Progressive. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1899-1900; Puerto Rico auditor, 1903-04; Puerto Rico secretary of state, 1904-07; Governor of Puerto Rico, 1907-09; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1914. Died in Nantucket, Nantucket County, Mass., October 5, 1944 (age 74 years, 251 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Son of Albert Kintzing Post (1843-1872) and Marie Caroline (de Trobriand) Post (born 1845); married, March 6, 1895, to Carolyn Beatrice Post (divorced 1922); married to Leila Ellis (died 1931); married, April 5, 1933, to Marguerite Denis de Legarde; uncle of Langdon Ward Post (1899-1981); second great-grandson of Jotham Post, Jr..
      Political family: Post family of New York City, New York.
      See also OurCampaigns candidate detail


    Union Cemetery
    Sayville, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Harold William Worzel (1901-1950) — also known as Harold W. Worzel — of Holbrook, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., August 10, 1901. Democrat. Civil engineer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1948. Killed in a commuter train collision, on the Long Island Railroad, at Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., February 17, 1950 (age 48 years, 191 days). Interment at Union Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George V. Worzel and Minnie Worzel; married, December 27, 1926, to Eleanor Katherine Acker (1907-1984).


    James Cemetery
    Setauket, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
    James J. Dooling James J. Dooling (1887-1955) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1887. Democrat. Real estate broker; appraiser; auctioneer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 1st District, 1930-42; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940, 1944. Died in Setauket, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., March 14, 1955 (age about 67 years). Interment at James Cemetery.
      Image source: New York Red Book 1936


    Unknown Location
    Smithtown, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      William H. Wickham (1832-1893) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Smithtown, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 30, 1832. Democrat. Ticket agent for a steamship company; diamond dealer; president of New-York Fire Department, 1860; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1875-76; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876. Died, of heart disease and Bright's disease, in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 13, 1893 (age 60 years, 167 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel H. Wickham and Ruth Wickham.
      See also Wikipedia article


    Unknown Location
    Southampton, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Pauline Morton Sabin (1887-1955) — also known as Pauline M. Sabin; Pauline Morton; Pauline Smith; Mrs. Charles H. Sabin; Mrs. Dwight F. Davis — of Southampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y.; Washington, D.C. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 23, 1887. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924, 1928; member of Republican National Committee from New York, 1924-28; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Female. Episcopalian. A leader of the Women's Organization for National Prohibition Reform. Died in Washington, D.C., December 27, 1955 (age 68 years, 248 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Daughter of Paul Morton and Charlotte (Goodridge) Morton; sister of Caroline Morton (who married Harry Frank Guggenheim (1890-1971)); married 1907 to James H. Smith (divorced 1914); married, December 28, 1916, to Charles Hamilton Sabin (1868-1933; banker; chairman, Guaranty Trust Company); married, May 8, 1936, to Dwight Filley Davis; granddaughter of Julius Sterling Morton.
      Political family: McCormick-Guggenheim-Morton-Medill family of Illinois and New York.


    Sacred Heart Cemetery
    Southampton, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      James Christopher Healey (1909-1981) — also known as James C. Healey — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., December 24, 1909. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1945; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1956, 1960, 1964; U.S. Representative from New York, 1956-65 (22nd District 1956-63, 21st District 1963-65). Died in Southampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., December 16, 1981 (age 71 years, 357 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      John August Britting (1898-1968) — also known as John A. Britting — of East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in New Jersey, April 3, 1898. Republican. Deputy treasurer of Suffolk County, 1942-54; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 3rd District, 1955-56; called to testify in 1956 during an investigation of his handling of tax-foreclosed properties as deputy county treasurer (known as the "land grab" scandal), he took the Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination to refuse to answer questions; indicted on bribery and conspiracy charges for channeling properties to favored speculators and receiving part of the profits; tried in 1958 and convicted; sentenced to five to ten years in prison and fined $27,000; released pending appeal; also convicted in a related case in 1959; in 1960, his prison sentence was reduced to one to two years. German ancestry. Died in October, 1968 (age 70 years, 0 days). Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Edna Burns (1907-1979).
      Cross-reference: Cadman H. Frederick
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John F. Kenna (d. 1998) — also known as Jack Kenna — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly 33rd District, 1968. Died April 10, 1998. Interment at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frank Kenna (1895-1964).


    Southampton Cemetery
    Southampton, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Howard Joseph Samuels (1919-1984) — also known as Howard J. Samuels; "Howie the Horse" — of Canandaigua, Ontario County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., December 3, 1919. Democrat. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; co-founder, Kordite Company, manufacturers of plastic products; candidate in primary for Governor of New York, 1962, 1970, 1974; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964, 1972, 1984; U.S. Undersecretary of Commerce, 1964-67; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1966; president, New York Offtrack Betting Corporation, 1971-74. Jewish. Member, American Jewish Congress. Died, from a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 26, 1984 (age 64 years, 328 days). Interment at Southampton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Harry L. Samuels and Bertha (Levy) Samuels; married, February 22, 1942, to Barbara J. Christie; married, December 21, 1973, to Antoinette Chautemps (1940?-).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Henry Augustus Reeves (1832-1916) — also known as Henry A. Reeves — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Born in Sag Harbor, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., December 7, 1832. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1869-71; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1887; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1888. Died in Greenport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., March 4, 1916 (age 83 years, 88 days). Interment at Southampton Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Courtlandt Nicoll (c.1880-1938) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., about 1880. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1912; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 17th District, 1915; member of New York state senate 17th District, 1918, 1925-26; defeated, 1926. Episcopalian. Died in Water Mill, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., September 20, 1938 (age about 58 years). Interment at Southampton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Nicoll and Grace Davison (Lord) Nicoll; married, April 19, 1911, to Ione Page; nephew of DeLancey Nicoll and Mary Nicoll (who married Thomas Fortune Ryan (1851-1928)).
      Political family: Ryan-Nicoll family of New York City, New York.
      Ione Nicoll (d. 1940) — also known as Ione Page — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Female. Episcopalian. One of the leaders of the Women's Organization for National Prohibition Reform; bolted the Republican Party over the prohibition issue in 1932. Jumped or fell sixteen stories to her death, from her room at New York Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., August 9, 1940. Interment at Southampton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Howard Page and Mildred A. (Mitchell) Page (died 1937); married, April 19, 1911, to Courtlandt Nicoll (1880?-1938).
      Political family: Ryan-Nicoll family of New York City, New York.
      Lauren De Lisser Judd (1881-1964) — also known as Lauren De L. Judd — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., April 6, 1881. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1934; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940, 1948, 1952; candidate for New York state senate 12th District, 1950. Died August 26, 1964 (age 83 years, 142 days). Interment at Southampton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Adaline Hedges (Sayre) Judd (1845-1946) and Francis Lauren 'Frank' Judd; married, December 15, 1945, to Charlotte Isabel (Jones) Ricca (1892-1960).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Patricia Kennedy Lawford (1924-2006) — also known as Pat Lawford; Patricia Helen Kennedy — of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., May 6, 1924. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1960. Female. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died, from pneumonia, in a hospital at Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 17, 2006 (age 82 years, 134 days). Interment at Southampton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Sr. and Rose (Fitzgerald) Kennedy (1890-1995); sister of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Jr., John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Eunice Mary Kennedy (1921-2009; who married Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr.), Robert Francis Kennedy, Jean Kennedy Smith and Edward Moore Kennedy (1932-2009); married, April 24, 1954, to Peter Lawford; mother of Christopher Lawford (actor); aunt of Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Joseph Patrick Kennedy II, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr., Mark Kennedy Shriver and Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1967-); granddaughter of Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1858-1929) and John Francis Fitzgerald.
      Political family: Kennedy family.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Presbyterian Cemetery
    53100 Main Road
    Southold, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Ezra L'Hommedieu (1734-1811) — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Born in Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., August 30, 1734. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1777-83; Delegate to Continental Congress from New York, 1779; member of New York council of appointment, 1783-84, 1798; member of New York state senate Southern District, 1783-92, 1793-1809; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1801. Died September 27, 1811 (age 77 years, 28 days). Interment at Presbyterian Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Nelson Hallock (1861-1942) — also known as Joseph N. Hallock — of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., September 16, 1861. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 1st District, 1899-1901. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Royal Arcanum. Died in 1942 (age about 80 years). Interment at Presbyterian Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Hallock and Maria J. (Dickerson) Hallock; married to Ella Boldry (1861-1934).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Oakhill Cemetery
    Stony Brook, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      David Floyd Davis (1867-1951) — also known as David F. Davis — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Riverhead, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 10, 1867. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 4th District, 1898; member of New York state senate 4th District, 1899-1900. Died in Newark, Essex County, N.J., November 7, 1951 (age 84 years, 120 days). Interment at Oakhill Cemetery.


    Westhampton Cemetery
    Westhampton Beach, Long Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Harold Raymond Medina (1888-1990) — also known as Harold R. Medina — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 16, 1888. Lawyer; law professor; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1947-51; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1951-58; took senior status 1958. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Died in Westwood, Bergen County, N.J., March 14, 1990 (age 102 years, 26 days). Interment at Westhampton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joaquin A. Medina and Elizabeth (Fash) Medina; married, June 6, 1911, to Ethel Forde Hillyer (1888-1971).
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Location
    Shelter Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Henry Galbraith Ward (1851-1933) — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 19, 1851. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1907-21. Member, American Bar Association. Died August 24, 1933 (age 82 years, 127 days). Interment somewhere.


    Nichols Cemetery
    Shelter Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      DeLancey Nicoll (1854-1931) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Shelter Island, Suffolk County, N.Y., June 24, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; attorney for American Tobacco Company; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1892, 1896; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 7th District, 1894; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 14th District, 1915. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 31, 1931 (age 76 years, 280 days). Interment at Nichols Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Solomon Townsend Nicoll (1813-1884) and Charlotte Ann (Nicoll) Nicoll (1827-1891); brother of Mary Townsend Nicoll (1860-1937; who married Thomas Fortune Ryan); married, December 11, 1890, to Maud Churchill (1872-1924); uncle of Courtlandt Nicoll (1880?-1938).
      Political family: Ryan-Nicoll family of New York City, New York.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Presbyterian Church Burial Ground
    Shelter Island, Suffolk County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Jonathan Nicoll Havens (1757-1799) — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Born in Shelter Island, Suffolk County, N.Y., June 18, 1757. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1785-95; delegate to New York convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Suffolk County, 1788; U.S. Representative from New York, 1795-99 (2nd District 1795-99, 1st District 1799); died in office 1799. Died in Shelter Island, Suffolk County, N.Y., October 25, 1799 (age 42 years, 129 days). Interment at Presbyterian Church Burial Ground.
      Relatives: Son of Sarah (Fosdick) Havens (1730-1767) and Nicoll Floyd Havens (1733-1783); half-brother of Catherine Mary Havens (1771-1839; who married Henry Huntington); uncle of Benjamin Nicoll Huntington; third cousin once removed of Wickham Sayre Havens (1806-1880), John Scudder Havens and Charles Smith Havens; third cousin twice removed of John Lewis Havens.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


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