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  • Arlington Abbey Mausoleum (now gone)
  • Arlington Arlington National Cemetery
  • Arlington Columbia Gardens Cemetery


    Abbey Mausoleum (now gone)
    Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia
    Founded 1924
    Politicians formerly buried here:
    James Hamilton Lewis James Hamilton Lewis (1863-1939) — also known as J. Hamilton Lewis; "Pink Whiskers" — of Seattle, King County, Wash.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Danville, Va., May 18, 1863. Lawyer; member of Washington territorial legislature, 1887-88; candidate for Governor of Washington, 1892; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1896, 1900, 1920; U.S. Representative from Washington at-large, 1897-99; defeated (People's), 1898; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; candidate for Governor of Illinois, 1908, 1920 (Democratic); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1928, 1936; speaker, 1912; U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1913-19, 1931-39; defeated (Democratic), 1918; died in office 1939. Died, of coronary thrombosis, at Garfield Hospital, Washington, D.C., April 9, 1939 (age 75 years, 326 days). Originally entombed at Abbey Mausoleum; reinterment to unknown location.
      Relatives: Son of John Cable Lewis (Major in Confederate Army in Civil War; died from war wounds); married 1896 to Rose Lawton Douglas.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
    Porter J. McCumber Porter James McCumber (1858-1933) — also known as Porter J. McCumber — of Wahpeton, Richland County, N.Dak. Born in Crete, Will County, Ill., February 3, 1858. Republican. Member Dakota territorial council, 1887-88; U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1899-1923. Died in 1933 (age about 75 years). Originally entombed at Abbey Mausoleum; reinterment to unknown location.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: American Review of Reviews, February 1922
      George Sutherland (1862-1942) — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born in Buckinghamshire, England, March 25, 1862. Republican. Lawyer; member of Utah state senate, 1896; U.S. Representative from Utah at-large, 1901-03; delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1904, 1908, 1912, 1916; U.S. Senator from Utah, 1905-17; defeated, 1916; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1922-38; took senior status 1938. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association. Died in Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Mass., July 18, 1942 (age 80 years, 115 days). Originally entombed at Abbey Mausoleum; reinterment at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suitland, Md.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier
      Books about George Sutherland: Hadley Arkes, The Return of George Sutherland
      Andrew Jackson Houston (1854-1941) — of La Porte, Harris County, Tex. Born in Independence, Washington County, Tex., June 21, 1854. Lawyer; candidate for Governor of Texas, 1892 (Republican), 1910 (Prohibition), 1912 (Prohibition); U.S. Senator from Texas, 1941; died in office 1941. Died in a hospital at Baltimore, Md., June 26, 1941 (age 87 years, 5 days). Originally entombed at Abbey Mausoleum; reinterment at Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Tex.
      Presumably named for: Andrew Jackson
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Houston (1793-1863) and Margaret (Lea) Houston.
      Political family: Daniel-Houston family of Texas.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Charles Forrest Curry (1858-1930) — also known as Charles F. Curry; C. F. Curry — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Born in Naperville, DuPage County, Ill., March 14, 1858. Republican. Member of California state assembly, 1887-89; secretary of state of California, 1899-1911; candidate in primary for Governor of California, 1910; U.S. Representative from California 3rd District, 1913-30; died in office 1930. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Eagles. Died in Washington, D.C., October 10, 1930 (age 72 years, 210 days). Originally entombed at Abbey Mausoleum; re-entombed in mausoleum at National Memorial Park, Near Falls Church, Fairfax County, Va.
      Relatives: Father of Charles Forrest Curry, Jr. (1893-1972).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Frederick Albert Britten (1871-1946) — also known as Frederick A. Britten; Fred A. Britten — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., November 18, 1871. Republican. Builder; U.S. Representative from Illinois 9th District, 1913-35; defeated, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1936. Member, Freemasons. Died in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., May 4, 1946 (age 74 years, 167 days). Originally entombed at Abbey Mausoleum; reinterment to unknown location.
      Relatives: Son of Michael Britten and Eva (Fey) Britten; married, March 4, 1907, to Alma Hand.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Philip Pitt Campbell (1862-1941) — also known as Philip P. Campbell — of Pittsburg, Crawford County, Kan.; Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Born in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, April 25, 1862. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1900; U.S. Representative from Kansas 3rd District, 1903-23. Died in Washington, D.C., May 26, 1941 (age 79 years, 31 days). Originally entombed at Abbey Mausoleum; reinterment to unknown location.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel A. Campbell and Mary (McRae) Campbell; married, November 23, 1892, to Helen E. Goff.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Oscar Raymond Luhring (1879-1944) — of Indiana. Born in Haubstadt, Gibson County, Ind., February 11, 1879. Republican. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1903; U.S. Representative from Indiana 1st District, 1919-23; defeated, 1922; federal judge, 1930. Died August 20, 1944 (age 65 years, 191 days). Originally entombed at Abbey Mausoleum; re-entombed in mausoleum at National Memorial Park, Near Falls Church, Fairfax County, Va.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Arlington National Cemetery
    Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia
    Founded 1864
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    William H. Taft William Howard Taft (1857-1930) — also known as William H. Taft; "Big Bill" — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn.; Washington, D.C. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, September 15, 1857. Republican. Superior court judge in Ohio, 1887-90; U.S. Solicitor General, 1890-92; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals, 1892-1900; law professor; Governor-General of the Philippine Islands, 1901-04; U.S. Secretary of War, 1904-08; President of the United States, 1909-13; defeated, 1912; Chief Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1921-30. Unitarian. English ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Psi Upsilon; Skull and Bones; Phi Alpha Delta; American Bar Association. Died in Washington, D.C., March 8, 1930 (age 72 years, 174 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Alphonso Taft and Louisa Maria (Torrey) Taft (1827-1907); half-brother of Charles Phelps Taft; brother of Henry Waters Taft; married, June 19, 1886, to Helen Louise 'Nellie' Herron (1861-1943; daughter of John Williamson Herron; niece of William Collins; granddaughter of Ela Collins); father of Robert Alphonso Taft and Charles Phelps Taft II; uncle of Walbridge S. Taft; grandson of Peter Rawson Taft; grandfather of William Howard Taft III, Robert Taft, Jr. and Seth Chase Taft; great-grandfather of Robert Alphonso Taft III (1942-); second cousin twice removed of Willard J. Chapin; fourth cousin once removed of William Warner Hoppin, John Milton Thayer, Edward M. Chapin and George Franklin Chapin.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Walter P. Johnson — Fred Warner Carpenter — Charles D. Hilles
      Epitaph: "#S#(1908) Progress and Prosperity."
      See also Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about William Howard Taft: Paolo Enrico Coletta, The Presidency of William Howard Taft — James Chace, 1912 : Wilson, Roosevelt, Taft and Debs : The Election that Changed the Country — Alpheus Thomas Mason, William Howard Taft — Lewis L. Gould, The William Howard Taft Presidency
      Critical books about William Howard Taft: Nathan Miller, Star-Spangled Men : America's Ten Worst Presidents
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, August 1901
      John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917-1963) — also known as John F. Kennedy; "J.F.K."; "Lancer" — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., May 29, 1917. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 11th District, 1947-53; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1953-60; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1956; received a 1957 Pulitzer Prize for his book Profiles in Courage; President of the United States, 1961-63; died in office 1963. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; American Legion; Elks. Kennedy was posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1963. Shot by a sniper, Lee Harvey Oswald, while riding in a motorcade, and died in Parkland Hospital, Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., November 22, 1963 (age 46 years, 177 days). Oswald was shot and killed two days later by Jack Ruby. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery; memorial monument at John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza, Dallas, Tex.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Sr. and Rose (Fitzgerald) Kennedy (1890-1995); step-brother-in-law of Nina Gore Auchincloss (who married Newton Ivan Steers, Jr.); brother of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Jr., Eunice Mary Kennedy (1921-2009; who married Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr.), Patricia Kennedy Lawford (who married Peter Lawford), Robert Francis Kennedy, Jean Kennedy Smith and Edward Moore Kennedy (who married Virginia Joan Bennett); married, September 12, 1953, to Jacqueline Lee 'Jackie' Bouvier (1929-1994; step-daughter of Hugh Dudley Auchincloss; step-sister of Eugene Luther Gore Vidal, Jr. and Hugh Dudley Auchincloss III); father of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr.; uncle of Maria Owings Shriver (who married Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger), Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Joseph Patrick Kennedy II, Mark Kennedy Shriver (1964-) and Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1967-); grandson of Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1858-1929) and John Francis Fitzgerald.
      Political family: Kennedy family.
      Cross-reference: John B. Connally — Henry B. Gonzalez — Henry M. Wade — Walter Rogers — Gerry E. Studds — James B. McCahey, Jr. — Mark Dalton — Waggoner Carr — Theodore C. Sorensen — Pierre Salinger — John Bartlow Martin — Abraham Davenport
      The John F. Kennedy Memorial Bridge (opened 1963), which carries southbound I-65 over the Ohio River from Jeffersonville, Indiana, to Louisville, Kentucky, is named for him.
      Coins and currency: His portrait appears on the U.S. half dollar coin.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Books by John F. Kennedy: Profiles in Courage
      Books about John F. Kennedy: Christopher Loviny & Vincent Touze, JFK : Remembering Jack — Robert Dallek, An Unfinished Life : John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963 — Michael O'Brien, John F. Kennedy : A Biography — Sean J. Savage, JFK, LBJ, and the Democratic Party — Thurston Clarke, Ask Not : The Inauguration of John F. Kennedy and the Speech That Changed America — Thomas Reeves, A Question of Character : A Life of John F. Kennedy — Chris Matthews, Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero — Shelley Sommer, John F. Kennedy : His Life and Legacy (for young readers)
      Critical books about John F. Kennedy: Seymour Hersh, The Dark Side of Camelot — Lance Morrow, The Best Year of Their Lives: Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon in 1948: Learning the Secrets of Power — Victor Lasky, JFK: the Man and the Myth
    William J. Bryan William Jennings Bryan (1860-1925) — also known as William J. Bryan; "The Great Commoner"; "The Peerless Leader"; "The Silver-Tongued Orator"; "The Boy Orator of the Platte"; "The Niagaric Nebraskan" — of Jacksonville, Morgan County, Ill.; Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.; Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Born in Salem, Marion County, Ill., March 19, 1860. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor; U.S. Representative from Nebraska 1st District, 1891-95; candidate for President of the United States, 1896, 1900, 1908; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1904, 1912 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee; speaker), 1920; U.S. Secretary of State, 1913-15; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1920; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1924 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee). Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Sigma Pi; Knights of Pythias. Died in Dayton, Rhea County, Tenn., July 26, 1925 (age 65 years, 129 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery; statue at Rhea County Courthouse Grounds, Dayton, Tenn.
      Relatives: Son of Silas Lillard Bryan (1822-1880) and Mariah Elizabeth (Jennings) Bryan (1834-1896); brother of Charles Wayland Bryan and Mary Elizabeth Bryan (1873-1962; who married Thomas Stinson Allen); married, October 1, 1884, to Mary Elizabeth Baird (1860-1930); father of Ruth Bryan Owen; grandfather of Helen Rudd Brown; cousin *** of William Sherman Jennings.
      Political family: Bryan-Jennings family of Illinois.
      Cross-reference: Clarence S. Darrow — Willis J. Abbot
      Bryan County, Okla. is named for him.
      Other politicians named for him: William J. Bryan JarvisW. J. Bryan Dorn
      Campaign slogan (1896): "Sixteen to one."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about William Jennings Bryan: Robert W. Cherny, A Righteous Cause : The Life of William Jennings Bryan — Paolo E. Coletta, William Jennings Bryan, Vol. 1: Political Evangelist, 1860-1908 — Paolo E. Coletta, William Jennings Bryan, Vol. 2: Progressive Politician and Moral Statesman, 1909-1915 — Paolo E. Coletta, William Jennings Bryan, Vol. 3: Political Puritan, 1915-1925 — Michael Kazin, A Godly Hero: The Life of William Jennings Bryan — Scott Farris, Almost President: The Men Who Lost the Race but Changed the Nation — Gerard N. Magliocca, The Tragedy of William Jennings Bryan: Constitutional Law and the Politics of Backlash
      Image source: Munsey's Magazine, October 1903
    Walter Q. Gresham Walter Quintin Gresham (1832-1895) — also known as Walter Q. Gresham — of Indiana. Born near Lanesville, Harrison County, Ind., March 17, 1832. Republican. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1861; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1866, 1868; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1868; U.S. District Judge for Indiana, 1869-83; U.S. Postmaster General, 1883-84; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1884; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, 1884-93; U.S. Secretary of State, 1893-95; died in office 1895. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Grand Army of the Republic; Loyal Legion. Died in Washington, D.C., May 28, 1895 (age 63 years, 72 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Gresham (1802-1834) and Sarah (Davis) Gresham (1807-1906); grandfather of Walter Gresham Andrews (1889-1949); grandnephew of Dennis Lark Pennington.
      Political family: Gresham-Andrews family of Harrison County, Indiana.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Walter Q. Gresham: Charles W. Calhoun, Gilded Age Cato : The Life of Walter Q. Gresham
      Image source: New York World, March 5, 1893
    George B. McClellan George Brinton McClellan (1865-1940) — also known as George B. McClellan — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Dresden, Saxony (now Germany) of American parents, November 23, 1865. Democrat. Newspaper reporter; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1895-1903; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1896, 1900; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1904-09; university professor; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the Revolution; Loyal Legion; Military Order of the World Wars; American Legion; Phi Beta Kappa. Died November 30, 1940 (age 75 years, 7 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: George B. McClellan
      Relatives: Son of George Brinton McClellan (1826-1885) and Ellen (Marcy) McClellan; married to Georgianna L. Heckscher; great-grandson of Laban Marcy.
      Political family: Howe family of Massachusetts.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
      William O'Dwyer (1890-1964) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Bohola, County Mayo, Ireland, July 11, 1890. Democrat. Lawyer; Kings County District Attorney; county judge in New York, 1937-40; general in the U.S. Army during World War II; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1946-50; defeated, 1941; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948; U.S. Ambassador to Mexico, 1950-52. Died in a hospital at New York, New York County, N.Y., November 24, 1964 (age 74 years, 136 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Peter Paul O'Dwyer (1907-1998).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Internet Movie Database profile
      William Hubbs Rehnquist (1924-2005) — also known as William H. Rehnquist; William Donald Rehnquist — Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., October 1, 1924. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1972-86; Chief Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1986-2005; died in office 2005. Lutheran. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Beta Kappa; Pi Sigma Alpha. Died September 3, 2005 (age 80 years, 337 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Benjamin Rehnquist and Margery (Peck) Rehnquist; married to Natalie Cornell.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by William H. Rehnquist: The Supreme Court (2002) — All the Laws but One : Civil Liberties in Wartime (2000) — Centennial Crisis : The Disputed Election of 1876 (2004)
      Books about William H. Rehnquist: John W. Dean, The Rehnquist Choice: The Untold Story of the Nixon Appointment That Redefined the Supreme Court — John A. Jenkins, The Partisan: The Life of William Rehnquist
      William Worth Belknap (1829-1890) — also known as William W. Belknap — of Iowa. Born in Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y., September 22, 1829. Lawyer; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1857-58; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Secretary of War, 1869-76. Impeached in 1876 by the House of Representatives for taking bribes; resigned on March 2, 1876. Despite arguments that the Senate lacked jurisdiction after his resignation, an impeachment trial was held; on August 1, the Senate voted 35 to 25 for his conviction, short of the necessary two-thirds. Died, of an apparent heart attack, in Washington, D.C., October 13, 1890 (age 61 years, 21 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Goldsmith Belknap (Mexican War general) and Ann (Clark) Belknap; married to Cora LeRoy, Carrie Thompson and Mrs. John Bower; father of Hugh Reid Belknap (1860-1901).
      Mount Belknap, in the Tushar Mountains, Beaver and Piute counties, Utah, is named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Earl Warren (1891-1974) — also known as "Superchief" — of Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., March 19, 1891. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Alameda County District Attorney, 1925-39; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1928 (alternate), 1932; Temporary Chair, 1944; California Republican state chair, 1934-36; member of Republican National Committee from California, 1936-38; California state attorney general, 1939-43; Governor of California, 1943-53; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1944; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1948; Chief Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1953-69; chair, President's Commission on the Assassination of President KNDY, 1963-64. Norwegian ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; American Philosophical Society; Phi Delta Phi; Sigma Phi; Exchange Club. Awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom posthumously in 1981. Died in Washington, D.C., July 9, 1974 (age 83 years, 112 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Methias H. Warren and Chrystal (Hernlund) Warren; married, October 14, 1925, to Nina Palmquist Meyers.
      Cross-reference: William S. Mailliard
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Books about Earl Warren: Ed Cray, Chief Justice: A Biography of Earl Warren — G. Edward White, Earl Warren : A Public Life — Bernard Schwartz, Super Chief, Earl Warren and His Supreme Court — Jim Newton, Justice for All: Earl Warren and the Nation He Made
      Warren Earl Burger (1907-1995) — also known as Warren E. Burger — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn.; Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., September 17, 1907. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1944, 1948 (alternate), 1952 (member, Credentials Committee; speaker); Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1956-69; Chief Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1969-86; took senior status 1986. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Federal Bar Association. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1988. Died, of congestive heart failure, in Alexandria, Va., June 25, 1995 (age 87 years, 281 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Joseph Burger and Katharine (Schnittger) Burger; married, November 8, 1933, to Elvera Stromberg.
      Cross-reference: J. Michael Luttig
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Aaron Rawlins (1831-1869) — Born in Galena, Jo Daviess County, Ill., February 13, 1831. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Secretary of War, 1869; died in office 1869. Died, of consumption (tuberculosis), in Washington, D.C., September 6, 1869 (age 38 years, 205 days). Original interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; reinterment at Arlington National Cemetery; statue erected 1874 at Rawlins Park, Washington, D.C.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Robert Todd Lincoln (1843-1926) — Born in Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill., August 1, 1843. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1880; U.S. Secretary of War, 1881-85; U.S. Minister to Great Britain, 1889-93; president (1897-1911) and chairman (1911-26) of the Pullman Palace Car Company, makers of railroad cars; part owner of Chicago Edison Company electric utility. Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage, in Manchester, Bennington County, Vt., July 25, 1926 (age 82 years, 358 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Abraham Lincoln and Mary (Todd) Lincoln; married, September 24, 1868, to Mary Eunice Harlan (1846-1937; daughter of James Harlan); great-grandnephew of David Rittenhouse Porter, George Bryan Porter and James Madison Porter; first cousin of Martha Dee Todd; second cousin once removed of Arthur Rumney Ringwalt; second cousin five times removed of Richard Henry Lee, Francis Lightfoot Lee (1734-1797) and Arthur Lee; third cousin thrice removed of Levi Lincoln.
      Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Jackson-Lee family of Virginia; Lincoln-Lee family; Pendleton-Lee family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Robert T. Lincoln: Jason Emerson, Giant in the Shadows: The Life of Robert T. Lincoln
      William Pierce Rogers (1913-2001) — also known as William P. Rogers — Born in Norfolk, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., June 23, 1913. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Attorney General, 1957-61; U.S. Secretary of State, 1969-73. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Order of the Coif. Received the Medal of Freedom in 1973. Died, of congestive heart failure, in Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., January 2, 2001 (age 87 years, 193 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
    John W. Weeks John Wingate Weeks (1860-1926) — also known as John W. Weeks — of West Newton, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lancaster, Coos County, N.H., April 11, 1860. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; mayor of Newton, Mass., 1902-03; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 12th District, 1905-13; resigned 1913; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1913-19; defeated, 1918; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1916; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916; member of Republican National Committee from Massachusetts, 1920; U.S. Secretary of War, 1921-25. Died in Lancaster, Coos County, N.H., July 12, 1926 (age 66 years, 92 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Dennison Weeks (1818-1885) and Mary Helen (Fowler) Weeks (1823-1897); married, October 7, 1885, to Martha Aroline Sinclair (1855-1930); father of Charles Sinclair Weeks; grandnephew of John Wingate Weeks; first cousin thrice removed of Timothy Pickering; third cousin once removed of Dudley Leavitt Pickman; third cousin twice removed of Nathan Read; third cousin thrice removed of Timothy Bigelow; fourth cousin once removed of Silas Wright, Jr. (1795-1847), Rufus Heaton, Alexander Wheelock Thayer, John Ogden Bigelow, John Gardner Coolidge and Augustus Peabody Gardner.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Ovington E. Weller
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Image source: American Review of Reviews, March 1922
    William G. McAdoo William Gibbs McAdoo (1863-1941) — also known as William G. McAdoo — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn.; New York, New York County, N.Y.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Born near Marietta, Cobb County, Ga., October 31, 1863. Democrat. Lawyer; law partner with William McAdoo (no relation); attorney for railroads; president, Hudson & Manhattan Railroad Co.; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1904, 1912; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1908; member of Democratic National Committee from New York, 1912; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1913-18; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1920, 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1932, 1936; U.S. Senator from California, 1933-38; member of Democratic National Committee from California, 1937-39. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Washington, D.C., February 1, 1941 (age 77 years, 93 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Gibbs McAdoo (1820-1849) and Mary Faith (Floyd) McAdoo (1832-1913); married, November 18, 1885, to Sarah Houston Fleming (1867-1912); married, May 7, 1914, to Eleanor Randolph Wilson (1889-1967; daughter of Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924)); married, September 14, 1935, to Doris Isabel Cross (1909-2005); great-grandson of John Floyd.
      Political family: Wilson-Floyd-McAdoo family.
      Cross-reference: Byron R. Newton — Nat Rogan
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Image source: Munsey's Magazine, May 1919
    John Foster Dulles John Foster Dulles (1888-1959) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Washington, D.C., February 25, 1888. Republican. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1944; U.S. Senator from New York, 1949; defeated, 1949; U.S. Secretary of State, 1953-59. Presbyterian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Delta Phi; Council on Foreign Relations. Received the Medal of Freedom in 1959. Died of cancer and pneumonia, in Washington, D.C., May 24, 1959 (age 71 years, 88 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Allen Macy Dulles (1854-1930) and Edith F. (Foster) Dulles (1863-1941); brother of Allen Welsh Dulles; married to Janet Pomeroy Avery (1891-1969); grandson of John Watson Foster; third great-grandnephew of Joshua Coit; first cousin twice removed of Langdon Cheves, Jr.; first cousin six times removed of Benjamin Huntington; second cousin thrice removed of Robert Coit, Jr.; second cousin four times removed of John Davenport, James Davenport, Henry Huntington, Gurdon Huntington and Abel Huntington; second cousin five times removed of Samuel Huntington; third cousin of Lewis Wardlaw Haskell; third cousin twice removed of Alonzo Mark Leffingwell and William Brainard Coit; third cousin thrice removed of Ebenezer Huntington, William Woodbridge, Zina Hyde, Jr., Isaac Backus, Theodore Davenport, Henry Titus Backus (1809-1877) and Benjamin Nicoll Huntington; fourth cousin once removed of John Leffingwell Randolph.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Edward Corsi
      Washington Dulles International Airport (opened 1962), in Loudoun and Fairfax counties, Virginia, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Time Magazine, August 13, 1951
      Dwight Filley Davis (1879-1945) — also known as Dwight F. Davis — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., July 5, 1879. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Secretary of War, 1925-29; Governor-General of the Philippine Islands, 1929-32. Baptist. Member, Alpha Delta Phi; Phi Delta Theta; Phi Delta Phi; American Legion. Founder of the Davis Cup tennis tournament. Died in Washington, D.C., November 28, 1945 (age 66 years, 146 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Tilden Davis and Maria (Filley) Davis; married, November 15, 1905, to Helen Brooks (died 1932); married, May 8, 1936, to Pauline Morton Sabin (1887-1955).
      Political family: McCormick-Guggenheim-Morton-Medill family of Illinois and New York.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      George Catlett Marshall (1880-1959) — also known as George C. Marshall — of Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va. Born in Uniontown, Fayette County, Pa., December 31, 1880. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; general in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Secretary of State, 1947-49; U.S. Secretary of Defense, 1950-51. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Kappa Alpha Order; Society of the Cincinnati. Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1953. Died at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C., October 16, 1959 (age 78 years, 289 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Catlett Marshall and Laura (Bradford) Marshall; married, February 11, 1902, to Elizabeth Carter Coles (died 1927); married, October 15, 1930, to Katherine Boyce Tupper Brown.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Books about George C. Marshall: Larry I. Bland & James B. Barber, George C. Marshall, Soldier of Peace
      Robert Francis Kennedy (1925-1968) — also known as Robert F. Kennedy; Bobby Kennedy; "R.F.K." — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass.; Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 20, 1925. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956, 1960; U.S. Attorney General, 1961-64; U.S. Senator from New York, 1965-68; died in office 1968; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1968. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. On June 5, 1968, while running for president, having just won the California presidential primary, was shot and mortally wounded by Sirhan Sirhan, in the Ambassador Hotel, and died the next day in in Good Samaritan Hospital, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., June 6, 1968 (age 42 years, 199 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Sr. and Rose (Fitzgerald) Kennedy (1890-1995); brother of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Jr., John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Eunice Mary Kennedy (1921-2009; who married Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr.), Patricia Kennedy Lawford (who married Peter Lawford), Jean Kennedy Smith and Edward Moore Kennedy; married, June 17, 1950, to Ethel Skakel; father of Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Joseph Patrick Kennedy II and Kerry Kennedy (who married Andrew Mark Cuomo); uncle of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr., Mark Kennedy Shriver (1964-) and Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1967-); grandson of Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1858-1929) and John Francis Fitzgerald.
      Political family: Kennedy family.
      Cross-reference: Benjamin Altman — John Bartlow Martin — Frank Mankiewicz — Paul Schrade
      The Robert F. Kennedy Department of Justice Building (opened 1935, renamed 2001), in Washington, D.C., is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Robert F. Kennedy: Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., Robert Kennedy and His Times — Evan Thomas, Robert Kennedy : His Life — Joseph A. Palermo, In His Own Right — Thurston Clarke, The Last Campaign: Robert F. Kennedy and 82 Days That Inspired America — Nicholas deB. Katzenbach, Some of It Was Fun: Working with RFK and LBJ — Bill Eppridge, A Time it Was: Bobby Kennedy in the Sixties
      Critical books about Robert F. Kennedy: Allen Roberts, Robert Francis Kennedy: Biography of a Compulsive Politician — Victor Lasky, RFK: Myth and Man — Darwin Porter & Danforth Prince, The Kennedys: All the Gossip Unfit for Print
      Robert Porter Patterson (1891-1952) — of Cold Spring, Putnam County, N.Y. Born in Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y., February 12, 1891. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1930-39; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1939-40; U.S. Secretary of War, 1945-47. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Delta Theta; American Legion. Died in Elizabeth, Union County, N.J., January 22, 1952 (age 60 years, 344 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles R. Patterson and Lodice E. (Porter) Patterson; married, January 3, 1920, to Margaret T. Winchester.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      John Newton Mitchell (1913-1988) — also known as John N. Mitchell — of New York; Washington, D.C. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., September 15, 1913. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Attorney General, 1969-72. Member, American Bar Association. A central figure in the Watergate scandal. Indicted in 1973, along with Maurice Stans, for perjury and obstruction over a contribution from fugitive financier Robert Vesco to President Richard M. Nixon's re-election campaign; tried and acquitted. Convicted in February 1975 of conspiracy, obstruction of justice and perjury, over his role in the Watergate break-in, and sentenced to two and a half to eight years in prison; served 19 months. Suffered a heart attack, and died later the same day, at George Washington University Hospital, Washington, D.C., November 9, 1988 (age 75 years, 55 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Charles Mitchell and Margaret Agnes (McMahon) Mitchell; married to Martha Beall.
      Cross-reference: Maurice H. Stans — Harry L. Sears
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Books about John Mitchell: James Rosen, The Strong Man: John Mitchell and the Secrets of Watergate
      Cyrus Roberts Vance (1917-2002) — also known as Cyrus R. Vance — Born in Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va., March 27, 1917. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Secretary of State, 1977-80. Member, American Bar Association; Council on Foreign Relations; Trilateral Commission. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1969. Died, of Alzheimer's disease, at Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 12, 2002 (age 84 years, 291 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Carl Vance and Amy (Roberts) Vance (1881-1967); married, February 15, 1947, to Grace Sloane; nephew of Lee H. Vance; great-grandson of Cyrus Vance; first cousin twice removed of John James Davis; second cousin once removed of John William Davis (1873-1955).
      Political family: Vance-Davis family of Clarksburg, West Virginia.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Cyrus Vance: David S. McLellan, Cyrus Vance
      Donald Thomas Regan (1918-2003) — also known as Donald T. Regan; Don Regan — Born in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass., December 21, 1918. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1981-85; White House Chief of Staff for President Ronald Reagan, 1985-87. Irish ancestry. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Pi Kappa Alpha. Died, of cancer and heart failure, in a hospital at Williamsburg, Va., June 10, 2003 (age 84 years, 171 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William F. Regan and Kathleen (Ahern) Regan; married 1942 to Ann G. Buchanan.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John McAllister Schofield (1831-1906) — also known as John M. Schofield — Born in Gerry, Chautauqua County, N.Y., September 29, 1831. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Secretary of War, 1868-69. Member, Loyal Legion. Received the Medal of Honor in 1892 for action at Wilsons Creek, Mo., August 10, 1861. Died in St. Augustine, St. Johns County, Fla., March 4, 1906 (age 74 years, 156 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Elliot Lee Richardson (1920-1999) — also known as Elliot L. Richardson — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 20, 1920. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1959-61; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1965-67; Massachusetts state attorney general, 1967-69; defeated in primary, 1962; resigned 1969; U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, 1970-73; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972; U.S. Secretary of Defense, 1973; U.S. Attorney General, 1973; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1975-76; , 1977-80; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1976-77; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1984. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Council on Foreign Relations. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1999. Died, of a cerebral hemorrhage, at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 31, 1999 (age 79 years, 164 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1952 to Anne Francis Hazard.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Books by Elliot Richardson: Reflections of a Radical Moderate (2000) — The creative balance: Government, politics, and the individual in America's third century (1976)
      James Patrick McGranery (1895-1962) — also known as James P. McGranery — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., July 8, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 2nd District, 1937-43; defeated, 1934; resigned 1943; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1946-52; resigned 1952; U.S. Attorney General, 1952-53. Died in Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla., December 23, 1962 (age 67 years, 168 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, November 29, 1939, to Regina T. Clark.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Edmund Sixtus Muskie (1914-1996) — also known as Edmund S. Muskie; "Mr. Clean" — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Rumford, Oxford County, Maine, March 28, 1914. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1947-51; member of Democratic National Committee from Maine, 1952-54; Governor of Maine, 1955-59; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1956, 1964; speaker, 1988; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1959-80; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1968; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1972; U.S. Secretary of State, 1980-81. Catholic. Polish ancestry. Member, Lions; Elks; Amvets; Phi Beta Kappa. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1981. Died of a heart attack, in Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D.C., March 26, 1996 (age 81 years, 364 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Cross-reference: Tom Allen — George J. Mitchell — Richard Bayard
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Alexander Meigs Haig, Jr. (1924-2010) — also known as Alexander M. Haig, Jr. — Born in Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pa., December 2, 1924. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; target of an assassination attempt in Belgium, June 25, 1979; U.S. Secretary of State, 1981-82; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1988; host, World Business Review television news show. Catholic. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died, from an infection, at John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Md., February 20, 2010 (age 85 years, 80 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Alexander Meigs Haig, Sr. and Regina Anne (Murphy) Haig; married 1950 to Patricia Fox.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by Alexander M. Haig: Inner Circles : How America Changed the World (1994) — Caveat (1984)
    Powell Clayton Powell Clayton (1833-1914) — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark.; Eureka Springs, Carroll County, Ark. Born in Bethel, Delaware County, Pa., August 7, 1833. Republican. Engineer; surveyor; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; planter; president and general manager, Eureka Springs Railway; Governor of Arkansas, 1868-71; U.S. Senator from Arkansas, 1871-77; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1872 (delegation chair), 1876, 1880, 1884, 1888, 1892, 1896 (speaker), 1908, 1912; member of Republican National Committee from Arkansas, 1872-74, 1896-1912; U.S. Minister to Mexico, 1897-98; U.S. Ambassador to Mexico, 1898-1905. Died in Washington, D.C., August 25, 1914 (age 81 years, 18 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Clayton and Ann (Clark) Clayton; married, December 14, 1865, to Adaline McGraw.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Image source: New York Public Library
    Frank Knox William Franklin Knox (1874-1944) — also known as Frank Knox — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 1, 1874. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; newspaper reporter; newspaper editor; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1920 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); candidate for nomination for Governor of New Hampshire, 1924; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1936; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1940; U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1940-44; died in office 1944. Congregationalist. Member, American Legion. Died, following a series of heart attacks, in Washington, D.C., April 28, 1944 (age 70 years, 118 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Annie Reid (1875-1958).
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Red Book 1936
      Laurence Adolph Steinhardt (1892-1950) — also known as Laurence A. Steinhardt — of New York. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 6, 1892. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; U.S. Minister to Sweden, 1933-37; U.S. Ambassador to Peru, 1937-39; Soviet Union, 1939-41; Turkey, 1942-45; Czechoslovakia, 1945-48; Canada, 1948-50, died in office 1950. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association. Died in a plane crash near Ramsayville, Ontario, March 28, 1950 (age 57 years, 173 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1923 to Dulcie Yates Hoffman (1895-1974); nephew of Samuel Untermyer (1858-1940).
      Political family: Untermyer-Steinhardt family of New York City, New York.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Daniel McCauley (1839-1894) — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in New York, September 8, 1839. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Indianapolis, Ind., 1867-73. Died in Nicaragua, 1894 (age about 54 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      James Vincent Forrestal (1892-1949) — also known as James V. Forrestal — of Beacon, Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in Matteawan (now part of Beacon), Dutchess County, N.Y., February 15, 1892. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1944-47; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1944; U.S. Secretary of Defense, 1947-49. Catholic. Jumped from a window on the 16th floor, and fell to his death, while a patient at Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., May 22, 1949 (age 57 years, 96 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
    Hubert Work Hubert Work (1860-1942) — of Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colo. Born in Marion Center, Indiana County, Pa., July 3, 1860. Republican. Physician; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1908, 1924, 1928 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee); Colorado Republican state chair, 1912; candidate for U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1914; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Republican National Committee from Colorado, 1920; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1928-29; U.S. Postmaster General, 1922-23; U.S. Secretary of the Interior, 1923-28. Presbyterian. Member, American Medical Association. Died in Denver, Colo., December 14, 1942 (age 82 years, 164 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Image source: American Review of Reviews, March 1922
      Walter John Stoessel, Jr. (1920-1986) — also known as Walter J. Stoessel, Jr. — of California. Born in Manhattan, Riley County, Kan., January 24, 1920. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Poland, 1968-72; Soviet Union, 1973-76; Germany, 1976-81. Died in 1986 (age about 66 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
    Henry P. Fletcher Henry Prather Fletcher (1873-1959) — also known as Henry P. Fletcher — of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pa.; Greencastle, Franklin County, Pa.; Newport, Newport County, R.I. Born in Greencastle, Franklin County, Pa., April 10, 1873. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; U.S. Minister to Chile, 1909-14; Luxembourg, 1923-24; U.S. Ambassador to Chile, 1914-16; Mexico, 1916-19; Belgium, 1922-24; Italy, 1924-29; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1934-36; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1936 (speaker); delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1940; member, Arrangements Committee, 1940; member, Resolutions Committee, 1940; Parliamentarian, 1952. Presbyterian. Died in Newport, Newport County, R.I., July 10, 1959 (age 86 years, 91 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lewis Henry Clay Fletcher (1839-1927) and Martha Ellen (Rowe) Fletcher (1840-1896); married, July 25, 1917, to Beatrice Bend (1873-1941); fourth cousin once removed of William McKinley, Jr. (1843-1901).
      Political family: McKinley-Osborne-Fletcher-Allison family of Ohio.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Official Report of the 21st Republican National Convention (1936)
      Caspar Willard Weinberger (1917-2006) — also known as Caspar W. Weinberger; Cap Weinberger; "Cap the Knife" — of San Francisco, Calif.; Hillsborough, San Mateo County, Calif. Born in San Francisco, Calif., August 18, 1917. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of California state assembly, 1953-56; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1956 (alternate), 1960 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); California Republican state chair, 1964; member, Federal Trade Commission, 1969-70; chair, Federal Trade Commission, 1970; chair, Federal Trade Commission; director, U.S. Office of Management and Budget; U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, 1973-75; U.S. Secretary of Defense, 1981-87. Episcopalian. Jewish ancestry. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1987. To forestall any prosecution for alleged misdeeds in connection with the Iran-Contra affair, he was pardoned by President George Bush in 1992. Died, of kidney ailments and pneumonia, in Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, March 28, 2006 (age 88 years, 222 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Step-son of Cerise (Carpenter) Weinberger; son of Herman Weinberger; married, August 12, 1942, to Jane Dalton.
      Epitaph: "Peace Through Strength"
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by Caspar Weinberger: Fighting for Peace: Seven Critical Years in the Pentagon (1990) — In the Arena : A Memoir of the 20th Century, with Gretchen Roberts — Home of the Brave, with Wynton C. Hall — The Next War, with Peter Schweizer
      Fiction by Caspar Weinberger: Chain of Command, with Peter Schweizer
      Richard Bowditch Wigglesworth (1891-1960) — also known as Richard B. Wigglesworth — of Milton, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Milton, Norfolk County, Mass., April 25, 1891. Republican. Lawyer; private secretary to Philippines Governor-General W. Cameron Forbes, 1913; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1928-58 (14th District 1928-33, 13th District 1933-58); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948; U.S. Ambassador to Canada, 1958-60, died in office 1960. Unitarian. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Military Order of the World Wars. Died, from a stroke while being treated for phlebitis, in Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 22, 1960 (age 69 years, 180 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, April 30, 1931, to Florence Joyes Booth.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Kenneth Barnard Keating (1900-1975) — also known as Kenneth B. Keating — of Brighton, Monroe County, N.Y.; Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Lima, Livingston County, N.Y., May 18, 1900. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940 (alternate), 1948 (alternate), 1952 (alternate), 1956 (alternate), 1960, 1964; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from New York, 1947-59 (40th District 1947-53, 38th District 1953-59); U.S. Senator from New York, 1959-65; defeated, 1964; judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1966-68; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1966; U.S. Ambassador to India, 1969-72; Israel, 1973-75, died in office 1975. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Bar Association; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Shriners; Moose; Elks; Eagles; Delta Upsilon; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 5, 1975 (age 74 years, 352 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Mosgrove Keating and Louise (Barnard) Keating; married, April 11, 1928, to Louise DePuy; father of Barbara A. Keating (1934?-).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Arthur Joseph Goldberg (1908-1990) — also known as Arthur J. Goldberg — of Illinois; New York; Washington, D.C. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., August 8, 1908. Democrat. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during World War II; general counsel, Congress of Industrial Organizations; helped merge that group with the American Federation of Labor to form the AFL-CIO, 1955; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1960; U.S. Secretary of Labor, 1961-62; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1962-65; U.S. Representative to United Nations, 1965-68; candidate for Governor of New York, 1970; U.S. Ambassador to , 1977-78. Jewish. Member, American Jewish Committee; Americans for Democratic Action. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1978. Died of coronary artery disease, in Washington, D.C., January 19, 1990 (age 81 years, 164 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, July 18, 1931, to Dorothy Kurgans.
      Cross-reference: Stephen G. Breyer
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Michael Joseph Mansfield (1903-2001) — also known as Mike Mansfield — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 16, 1903. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; mining engineer; university professor; U.S. Representative from Montana 1st District, 1943-53; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1996, 2000; U.S. Senator from Montana, 1953-77; U.S. Ambassador to Japan, 1977-88. Irish ancestry. Member, Alpha Tau Omega. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1989. Died, of congestive heart failure, at the Walter Reed Army Hospital, Washington, D.C., October 5, 2001 (age 98 years, 203 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick Mansfield and Josephine (O'Brien) Mansfield; married, September 13, 1932, to Maureen Hayes.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Mike Mansfield: Don Oberdorfer, Senator Mansfield : The Extraordinary Life of a Great American Statesman and Diplomat
      Vernon Anthony Walters (1917-2002) — also known as Vernon A. Walters — of Florida. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., January 3, 1917. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; deputy chief of the Central Intelligence Agency, 1972-76; U.S. Ambassador to , 1981-85; Germany, 1989-91; U.S. Representative to United Nations, 1985-89. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1991. Died, at Good Samaritan Medical Center, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla., February 10, 2002 (age 85 years, 38 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Daniel Patrick Moynihan (1927-2003) — also known as Pat Moynihan — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y.; New York City (unknown county), N.Y.; Pindars Corners, Delaware County, N.Y. Born in Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla., March 16, 1927. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; political scientist; university professor; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960 (alternate), 1984, 1988, 1996, 2000; U.S. Ambassador to India, 1973-75; U.S. Representative to United Nations, 1975-76; U.S. Senator from New York, 1977-. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Americans for Democratic Action. Died, of infection from a ruptured appendix, in Washington, D.C., March 26, 2003 (age 76 years, 10 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, May 29, 1955, to Elizabeth Therese Brennan.
      Cross-reference: John Westergaard — Dan Maffei
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Books by Daniel Patrick Moynihan: Miles to Go: A Personal History of Social Policy (1997) — On the Law of Nations (1990) — Secrecy : The American Experience (1998) — Pandaemonium: Ethnicity in International Politics (1993) — Maximum Feasible Misunderstanding: Community Action in the War on Poverty (1970)
      Books about Daniel Patrick Moynihan: Godfrey Hodgson, The Gentleman From New York: Daniel Patrick Moynihan -- A Biography — Robert A. Katzmann, Daniel Patrick Moynihan: The Intellectual in Public Life
      Alfred Eliab Buck (1832-1902) — also known as Alfred E. Buck; A. E. Buck — of Alabama; Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Foxcroft (now part of Dover-Foxcroft), Piscataquis County, Maine, February 7, 1832. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1868; U.S. Representative from Alabama 1st District, 1869-71; delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1888, 1892, 1896; Georgia Republican state chair, 1896; U.S. Minister to Japan, 1897. Died suddenly, from paralysis of the heart, while on an imperial duck shoot, near Tokyo, Japan, December 4, 1902 (age 70 years, 300 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elmira (Todd) Buck (1796-1894) and Benjamin Thomas Buck (1798-1888); married 1864 to Ellen B. Boker.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Ronald Harmon Brown (1941-1996) — also known as Ronald H. Brown — of Washington, D.C. Born August 1, 1941. Democrat. Chairman of Democratic National Committee, 1989-93; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1993-96; died in office 1996. African ancestry. Member, Urban League. Killed in a plane crash, during a storm, in Croatia, April 3, 1996 (age 54 years, 246 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also NNDB dossier
      Critical books about Ronald Brown: Jack Cashill, Ron Brown's Body : How One Man's Death Saved the Clinton Presidency and Hillary's Future
      Isaac Swartwood Catlin (1835-1916) — also known as Isaac S. Catlin — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Owego, Tioga County, N.Y., July 8, 1835. Republican. Mayor of Owego, N.Y., 1860-61; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; wounded during Battle of the Crater, Petersburg, Va., July 1864, and lost his right leg; received the Medal of Honor for his actions that day; lawyer; candidate for mayor of Brooklyn, N.Y., 1885. Suffered a stroke, and died a week later, in the Hotel St. George, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 19, 1916 (age 80 years, 195 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Nathaniel Catlin and Jane (Brodhead) Catlin; brother of Delinda Catlin (who married Benjamin Franklin Tracy (1830-1915)); married 1862 to Virginia H. S. Bacon (1842-1913).
      Political family: Coudert-Catlin-Tracy family of New York City, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Henry Dickinson Lindsley (1872-1938) — also known as Henry D. Lindsley — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., February 29, 1872. Mayor of Dallas, Tex., 1915-17. Died in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., November 18, 1938 (age 66 years, 0 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Jr. (1897-1961) — also known as A. J. Drexel Biddle, Jr. — of Pennsylvania. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., December 17, 1897. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; shipping business; U.S. Minister to Norway, 1935-37, 1941-42; Netherlands, 1941-42; Yugoslavia, 1941; Czechoslovakia, 1941-43; Greece, 1941-42; U.S. Ambassador to Poland, 1937-43; Belgium, 1941-43; Netherlands, 1942-43; Norway, 1942-43; Yugoslavia, 1942; Greece, 1942-43; Czechoslovakia, 1943; Spain, 1961. Died, from lung cancer and a heart attack, in Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C., November 13, 1961 (age 63 years, 331 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery; cenotaph at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa.
      Relatives: Son of Cordelia Rundell (Bradley) Biddle (1873-1947) and Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle (1874-1948); married, June 16, 1915, to Mary Lillian Duke (1887-1960; tobacco heiress; divorced 1931; niece of James Buchanan Duke); married 1931 to Margaret (Thompson) Schulze (1902-1956; divorced 1936; daughter of William Boyce Thompson (1869-1930)); married 1946 to Margaret Atkinson Loughborough; uncle of Angier Biddle Duke; great-grandnephew of Charles John Biddle; second great-grandnephew of James Biddle, John Biddle (1792-1859) and Richard Biddle; third great-grandson of Charles Biddle; third great-grandnephew of Edward Biddle; first cousin five times removed of John Scull; second cousin twice removed of John Biddle (1859-1936); second cousin thrice removed of Edward MacFunn Biddle; third cousin thrice removed of Charles Bingham Penrose, Edward Scull and Thomas Biddle; fourth cousin once removed of Boies Penrose, Spencer Penrose and Edward MacFunn Biddle, Jr..
      Political family: Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Julius Albert Krug (1907-1970) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Madison, Dane County, Wis., November 23, 1907. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Secretary of the Interior, 1946-49. Died March 26, 1970 (age 62 years, 123 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also NNDB dossier
      Marion Bayard Folsom (1893-1976) — also known as Marion B. Folsom — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in McRae, Telfair County, Ga., November 23, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member, Commission on Intergovernmental Relations, 1953-55; U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, 1955-58. Presbyterian. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; American Economic Association. Treasurer of Eastman Kodak Company, 1935-53. Died September 27, 1976 (age 82 years, 309 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Oscar Littleton Chapman (1896-1978) — also known as Oscar L. Chapman — of Denver, Colo.; Washington, D.C. Born in Omega, Halifax County, Va., October 22, 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1936, 1940, 1944 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee); U.S. Secretary of the Interior, 1949-53. Methodist. Member, American Legion; Phi Alpha Delta. Died February 8, 1978 (age 81 years, 109 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Jackson Chapman and Rosa Archer (Blount) Chapman; married, December 21, 1920, to Olga Pauline Edholm (died 1932); married, February 24, 1940, to Ann Kendrick.
      See also NNDB dossier
      John Sherman Cooper (1901-1991) — of Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky. Born in Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky., August 23, 1901. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1928-30; county judge in Kentucky, 1930-38; candidate for Governor of Kentucky, 1939; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1946-49, 1952-55, 1956-73; defeated, 1948, 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1948, 1956 (speaker), 1960 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1972 (delegation chair); U.S. Ambassador to India, 1955-56; Nepal, 1955-56; East Germany, 1974-76; member, President's Commission on the Assassination of President KNDY, 1963-64. Baptist or Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Rotary; American Bar Association; Beta Theta Pi. Died of heart failure, in Washington, D.C., February 21, 1991 (age 89 years, 182 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery; statue at Fountain Square, Somerset, Ky.
      Relatives: Son of John Sherman Cooper, Sr. (1866-1924); married to Lorraine Rowan (1905-1985).
      Cross-reference: William Butts Macomber, Jr.
      The John Sherman Cooper Power Station, near Burnside, Kentucky, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
    William S. Rosecrans William Starke Rosecrans (1819-1898) — also known as William S. Rosecrans — of Homer, Licking County, Ohio; San Francisco, Calif. Born in Kingston, Ross County, Ohio, September 6, 1819. Democrat. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Minister to Mexico, 1868-69; U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1881-85. Died in Los Angeles County, Calif., March 11, 1898 (age 78 years, 186 days). Original interment at Angelus-Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Calif.; reinterment in 1902 at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father-in-law of Joseph Kemp Toole (1851-1929).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
      William Daniel Leahy (1875-1959) — also known as William D. Leahy; "Almirante Lija"; "Admiral Sandpaper" — Born in Hampton, Franklin County, Iowa, May 6, 1875. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Governor of Puerto Rico, 1939-40; U.S. Ambassador to France, 1940-42; Fleet Admiral of the U.S. Navy, 1944. Died in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., July 20, 1959 (age 84 years, 75 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Michael Leahy.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Walter Bedell Smith (1895-1961) — also known as "Beetle" — Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., October 5, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; general in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Ambassador to Soviet Union, 1946-48; Director of Central Intelligence, 1950-53. Died after a heart attack, at Walter Reed Army Hospital, Washington, D.C., August 9, 1961 (age 65 years, 308 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Books about Walter Bedell Smith: D. K. R. Crosswell, Beetle: The Life of General Walter Bedell Smith
    Melvin R. Laird Melvin Robert Laird, Jr. (1922-2016) — also known as Melvin R. Laird — of Marshfield, Wood County, Wis. Born in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., September 1, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of Wisconsin state senate 24th District, 1947-52; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1948 (alternate), 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1956 (speaker), 1960, 1964; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 7th District, 1953-69; U.S. Secretary of Defense, 1969-73. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans; Freemasons; Elks; United Commercial Travelers; Purple Heart. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1974. Died in Fort Myers, Lee County, Fla., November 16, 2016 (age 94 years, 76 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Melvin Robert Laird, Sr. and Helen Connor Laird; married, October 15, 1945, to Barbara Masters; uncle of Jessica Laird (who married James Edward Doyle); grandson of William Duncan Connor (1864-1944).
      Political family: Laird-Doyle family of Marshfield, Wisconsin.
      Epitaph: "Purple Heart. Father. Friend. Statesman."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Melvin Laird: Dale Van Atta, With Honor: Melvin Laird in War, Peace, and Politics
      Image source: Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
    George E. Chamberlain George Earle Chamberlain (1854-1928) — also known as George E. Chamberlain — of Albany, Linn County, Ore.; Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born near Natchez, Adams County, Miss., January 1, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1880-84; Oregon state attorney general, 1891-95; appointed 1891; Governor of Oregon, 1903-09; resigned 1909; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1904, 1924 (alternate); U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1909-21; defeated, 1920; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1912. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died in Washington, D.C., July 9, 1928 (age 74 years, 190 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Thomson Chamberlain and Pamela A. (Archer) Chamberlain; married, May 21, 1879, to Sarah Newman Welch; grandson of Stevenson Archer (1786-1848).
      Political family: Archer family of Churchville, Maryland.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, July 1902
      Charles Edward Merriam, Jr. (1874-1953) — also known as Charles E. Merriam — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Hopkinton, Delaware County, Iowa, November 15, 1874. Republican. Political scientist; university professor; candidate for mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1911; served in the U.S. Army during World War I. Member, American Political Science Association. Died, in Hilltop Hospital, Rockville, Montgomery County, Md., January 8, 1953 (age 78 years, 54 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Margaret Campbell (Kirkwood) Merriam (1840-1910) and Charles Edward Merriam (1845-1902); married, August 3, 1901, to Elizabeth Hilda Doyle (1880-1973); first cousin of Frank Finley Merriam; fourth cousin of Charles Gardner Reed (1835-1899).
      Political family: Pierce-Merriam family of Massachusetts (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Jesse Brown (1944-2002) — Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., March 27, 1944. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War; U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, 1993-97; speaker, Democratic National Convention, 1996. African ancestry. Member, Disabled American Veterans. His arm was partially paralyzed as a result of a combat injury in Vietnam, 1965. Died, from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, in Warrenton, Fauquier County, Va., August 15, 2002 (age 58 years, 141 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of David Brown and Lucille (Marsh) Brown.
      Epitaph: "Champion of Veterans. Beloved son, brother, husband, father and grandfather."
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Pitt Kellogg (1830-1918) — also known as William P. Kellogg — of Canton, Fulton County, Ill.; New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Born in Orwell, Addison County, Vt., December 8, 1830. Republican. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1860; justice of Nebraska territorial supreme court, 1861-65; chief justice of Nebraska territorial supreme court, 1861-65; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1865-68; delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1868, 1888, 1896; U.S. Senator from Louisiana, 1868-72, 1877-83; Governor of Louisiana, 1873-77; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 3rd District, 1883-85. Member, Loyal Legion. Died in Washington, D.C., August 10, 1918 (age 87 years, 245 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: William Pitt
      Relatives: Son of Rev. Sherman K. Kellogg (1797-1848) and Rebecca (Eaton) Kellogg (1798-1856); married, June 6, 1865, to Mary E. Wills (1836-1918); second cousin twice removed of Jason Kellogg, Orsamus Cook Merrill and Timothy Merrill; second cousin thrice removed of Aaron Kellogg; third cousin once removed of Silas Dewey Kellogg, Farrand Fassett Merrill (1814-1859) and Henry Theodore Kellogg; third cousin twice removed of Charles Kellogg (1773-1842) and Daniel Fiske Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of Luther Walter Badger, Greene Carrier Bronson, Chester Ashley, Daniel Kellogg, Alvan Kellogg, John Russell Kellogg, Alvah Nash, Day Otis Kellogg, Dwight Kellogg, George Smith Catlin, Albert Gallatin Kellogg, Francis William Kellogg, Ensign Hosmer Kellogg, Charles Kellogg (1839-1903) and Charles Collins Kellogg.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Edward Miller (1914-1983) — also known as William E. Miller — of Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y. Born in Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y., March 22, 1914. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from New York, 1951-65 (42nd District 1951-53, 40th District 1953-65); Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1961-64; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1964. Catholic. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks. Died in 1983 (age about 69 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edward Moore Kennedy (1932-2009) — also known as Edward M. Kennedy; Ted Kennedy; "Lion of the Senate" — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born, in St. Margaret's Hospital, Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 22, 1932. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1962-2009; died in office 2009; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1980; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of an accident after his car plunged off the Dike Bridge, on Chappaquiddick Island, Massachusetts, killing passenger Mary Jo Kopechne, on July 18, 1969. Died, from brain cancer, in Hyannis Port, Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass., August 25, 2009 (age 77 years, 184 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Sr. and Rose (Fitzgerald) Kennedy (1890-1995); brother of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Jr., John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Eunice Mary Kennedy (1921-2009; who married Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr.), Patricia Kennedy Lawford (who married Peter Lawford), Robert Francis Kennedy and Jean Kennedy Smith; married, November 29, 1958, to Virginia Joan Bennett (1936-); married, November 30, 1958, to Virginia Joan Bennett (divorced 1982); married, July 3, 1992, to Victoria Anne Reggie (daughter of Edmund M. Reggie); father of Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1967-); uncle of Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, Joseph Patrick Kennedy II, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr. and Mark Kennedy Shriver (1964-); grandson of Patrick Joseph Kennedy (1858-1929) and John Francis Fitzgerald.
      Political family: Kennedy family.
      Cross-reference: Murray M. Chotiner
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Books by Edward M. Kennedy: True Compass: A Memoir (2009)
      Books about Edward M. Kennedy: Adam Clymer, Edward M. Kennedy: A Biography — Richard E. Burke, The Senator : My Ten Years With Ted Kennedy — Peter S. Canellos, Last Lion: The Fall and Rise of Ted Kennedy
      Critical books about Edward M. Kennedy: Bernard Goldberg, 100 People Who Are Screwing Up America (And Al Franken Is #37) — Darwin Porter & Danforth Prince, The Kennedys: All the Gossip Unfit for Print
      Theodore Fulton Stevens (1923-2010) — also known as Ted Stevens — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska; Girdwood, Anchorage, Alaska. Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., November 18, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the 4th District of Alaska Territory, 1954-56; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 1964, 1972 (delegation chair); member of Alaska state house of representatives, 1965-68; U.S. Senator from Alaska, 1968-2009; defeated, 1962; appointed 1968. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Rotary; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Indicted in July 2008 on federal charges of failing to report gifts from VECO Corporation and its CEO; tried and convicted in October 2008; his conviction was later vacated due to prosecutorial misconduct. Killed in a plane crash, in Bristol Bay Borough, Alaska, August 9, 2010 (age 86 years, 264 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1952 to Ann Mary Cherrington (killed in plane crash, 1978); father of Ben Stevens (1953?-).
      Cross-reference: Lesil McGuire
      Mount Stevens, in Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska, is named for him.  — The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, in Anchorage, Alaska, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Henry Thomas Hunt (1878-1956) — also known as Henry T. Hunt; "Boy Mayor" — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, April 29, 1878. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1907; Hamilton County Prosecuting Attorney, 1908-11; mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio, 1912-13; major in the U.S. Army during World War I. Episcopalian. Died in Martinsburg, Berkeley County, W.Va., February 29, 1956 (age 77 years, 306 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Pancoast Hunt and Martha (Trotter) Hunt; married, October 18, 1906, to Thomasa Haydock; married, September 22, 1925, to Eleanor Mix Phelps.
      John Alfred Scali (1918-1995) — also known as John A. Scali — Born in 1918. U.S. Representative to United Nations, 1973-75. Died in 1995 (age about 77 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Jerauld Wright (1898-1995) — also known as "Old Iron Heels"; "Old Stoneface"; "El Supremo" — of Washington, D.C. Born in Amherst, Hampshire County, Mass., June 4, 1898. U.S. Navy Admiral; U.S. Ambassador to China (Taiwan), 1963-65. Died, from pneumonia, in Washington, D.C., April 27, 1995 (age 96 years, 327 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gen. William M. Wright Wright (1863-1943) and Marjorie (Jeraud) Wright (1867-1954); great-grandson of William Wright and Stevens Thomson Mason (1811-1843); second great-grandson of John Thomson Mason (1787-1850); third great-grandson of Stevens Thomson Mason (1760-1803).
      Political family: Mason family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Green Clay Smith (1826-1895) — also known as Green C. Smith — of Covington, Kenton County, Ky. Born in Richmond, Madison County, Ky., July 4, 1826. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1861; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1863-66; Governor of Montana Territory, 1866-68; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 1876. Baptist. Died in Washington, D.C., June 29, 1895 (age 68 years, 360 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Speed Smith; grandson of Green Clay (1757-1826).
      Political family: Clay family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Henry Clarence Dworshak (1894-1962) — also known as Henry C. Dworshak — of Burley, Cassia County, Idaho. Born in Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn., August 29, 1894. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; newspaper publisher; U.S. Representative from Idaho 2nd District, 1939-46; U.S. Senator from Idaho, 1946-49, 1949-62; defeated, 1948; died in office 1962; delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1948, 1960. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Odd Fellows; Rotary. Died in Washington, D.C., July 23, 1962 (age 67 years, 328 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Dworshak and Julia (Ohotto) Dworshak; married 1917 to Georgia B. Lowe.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Frank Raleigh Lautenberg (1924-2013) — also known as Frank R. Lautenberg — of Montclair, Essex County, N.J.; Secaucus, Hudson County, N.J.; Cliffside Park, Bergen County, N.J. Born in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., January 23, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; executive with Automatic Data Processing, a payroll services company; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1982-2001, 2003-13; died in office 2013; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Jewish. Member, American Jewish Committee. Died, from viral pneumonia, while suffering with stomach cancer, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., June 3, 2013 (age 89 years, 131 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Lautenberg and Mollie (Bergen) Lautenberg; married 1956 to Lois Levenson (divorced 1988); married 2004 to Bonnnie Englebardt.
      Cross-reference: Kevin Park
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Henry Alfred Byroade (1913-1993) — also known as Henry A. Byroade — of Woodburn, Allen County, Ind. Born in Maumee Township, Allen County, Ind., July 24, 1913. General in the U.S. Army during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Egypt, 1955-56; South Africa, 1956-59; Afghanistan, 1959-62; Burma, 1963-68; Philippines, 1969-73; Pakistan, 1973-77. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died, several months after cancer surgery, of cardiopulmonary arrest, at Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., December 31, 1993 (age 80 years, 160 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Alexander Sandor Asboth (1811-1868) — also known as Alexander Asboth — of Missouri. Born in Keszthely, Hungary, December 18, 1811. Naturalized U.S. citizen; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Minister to Argentina, 1866-68, died in office 1868; Uruguay, 1867-68, died in office 1868. Hungarian ancestry. Died in Buenos Aires, Argentina, January 21, 1868 (age 56 years, 34 days). Original interment at Charita District Cemetery, Buenos Aires, Argentina; reinterment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      David Aiken Reed (1880-1953) — also known as David A. Reed — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., December 21, 1880. Republican. Lawyer; president, Pennsylvania Industrial Accidents Commission, 1912-15; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1922-35; defeated, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924, 1932, 1936 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1940. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Sarasota, Sarasota County, Fla., February 10, 1953 (age 72 years, 51 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Hay Reed (1853-?) and Kate J. (Aiken) Reed; married, November 12, 1902, to Adele Wilcox.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      Bennett Champ Clark (1890-1954) — also known as Joel Bennett Clark — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Bowling Green, Caroline County, Va., January 8, 1890. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1928, 1936, 1940, 1944 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business; speaker); U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1931-45; defeated in primary, 1944; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1945. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; American Bar Association; Order of the Coif; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Tau Delta; Phi Delta Phi; Delta Sigma Rho. Died in Gloucester, Essex County, Mass., July 13, 1954 (age 64 years, 186 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son-in-law of Wilbur W. Marsh; son of James Beauchamp Clark (1850-1921) and Genevieve (Bennett) Clark; married, October 5, 1922, to Miriam Marsh.
      Political family: Clark-Thomson family of Iowa and Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Hiram Bingham (1875-1956) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn.; Salem, New London County, Conn. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, November 19, 1875. Republican. Explorer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1916 (alternate), 1920 (alternate), 1924, 1928 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1932, 1936 (vice-chair, Resolutions Committee); Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1916; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1923-25; Governor of Connecticut, 1925; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1924-33; defeated, 1932; censured by the U.S. Senate on November 4, 1929, for employing a paid lobbyist as his chief clerk. Member, Freemasons. Died in Washington, D.C., June 6, 1956 (age 80 years, 200 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. Hiram Bingham (1831-1908) and Clara Minerva (Brewster) Bingham (1834-1903); married, November 20, 1900, to Alfreda Mitchell; married, June 28, 1937, to Suzanne Carroll Hill; father of Hiram Bingham, Jr., Alfred Mitchell Bingham and Jonathan Brewster Bingham; second cousin five times removed of Benjamin Huntington; third cousin once removed of Bela Edgerton and Heman Ticknor; third cousin thrice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Jonathan Brace, Joshua Coit, Augustus Seymour Porter, Samuel Lathrop and Peter Buell Porter; fourth cousin of Alfred Peck Edgerton and Joseph Ketchum Edgerton; fourth cousin once removed of Elijah Abel, William Woodbridge, Henry Meigs, Isaac Backus, Samuel George Andrews, Martin Olds, Harrison Blodget and Henry Titus Backus.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut; Hosmer-Griswold-Parsons family of Middletown, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Harley Martin Kilgore (1893-1956) — also known as Harley M. Kilgore — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Born in Brown, Harrison County, W.Va., January 11, 1893. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; criminal court judge in West Virginia, 1933-40; U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1941-56; died in office 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1944, 1948 (speaker). Christian. Member, American Political Science Association; Sons of the American Revolution; American Legion; Delta Tau Delta; Freemasons; Elks; Moose. Died February 28, 1956 (age 63 years, 48 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Quimby Kilgore and Laura Jo (Martin) Kilgore; married, May 10, 1921, to Lois Elaine Lilly.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Selden Chapin (1899-1963) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., September 19, 1899. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Hankow, 1925-27; U.S. Consul in Montevideo, 1940; U.S. Minister to Hungary, 1947-49; U.S. Ambassador to Netherlands, 1949-53; Panama, 1953-55; Iran, 1955-58; Peru, 1960. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died in National City, San Diego County, Calif., March 26, 1963 (age 63 years, 188 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frederic L. Chapin (1863-1913) and Grace Card (Selden) Chapin (1864-1941); married, March 30, 1927, to Mary Paul Noyes (1903-1984); father of Frederic Lincoln Chapin (1929-1989); grandnephew of Matthew Griswold (1833-1919); second great-grandson of Roger Griswold; third great-grandson of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799); third great-grandnephew of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; fourth great-grandson of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin twice removed of Edmund Gillett Chapin; first cousin four times removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr. and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin twice removed of John William Allen and Henry Titus Backus; second cousin four times removed of Zina Hyde, Jr.; second cousin five times removed of William Pitkin and Daniel Chapin; third cousin twice removed of James Samuel Wadsworth, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Zenas Ferry Moody and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third cousin thrice removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, William Woodbridge, Isaac Backus, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Marshall Chapin and Thomas Worcester Hyde; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Frederick Wadsworth, George Frederick Stone, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
    John Davis Lodge John Davis Lodge (1903-1985) — of Westport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Washington, D.C., October 20, 1903. Republican. Lawyer; professional actor in 1933-40, appearing in movies such as Little Women, The Scarlet Empress, The Little Colonel, and In Like Flint; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1947-51; Governor of Connecticut, 1951-55; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1952 (speaker), 1960; U.S. Ambassador to Spain, 1955-61; Argentina, 1969-73; Switzerland, 1983-85; candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1964; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention 4th District, 1965. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Phi Beta Kappa. Collapsed while finishing a speech to the Women's National Republican Club, and died less than an hour later at St. Clare's Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 29, 1985 (age 82 years, 9 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Cabot 'Bay' Lodge (1873-1909) and Mathilda Elizabeth Frelinghuysen (Davis) Lodge (1876-1960); brother of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.; married, July 6, 1929, to Francesca Braggiotti (1902-1998; actress, ballet dancer; brother of D. Chadwick Braggiotti); aunt of Constance Lodge (1872-1941; who married Augustus Peabody Gardner); uncle of George Cabot Lodge (1927-); grandson of Henry Cabot Lodge and John Davis (1851-1902); grandnephew of Frederick Frelinghuysen (1848-1924); great-grandson of Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen; great-grandnephew of John Chandler Bancroft Davis and Horace Davis; second great-grandson of Elijah Hunt Mills and John Davis (1787-1854); second great-grandnephew of Theodore Frelinghuysen and George Bancroft; third great-grandson of George Cabot and Frederick Frelinghuysen (1753-1804); first cousin once removed of Peter Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen and William Amory Gardner Minot; first cousin thrice removed of Isaac Davis; second cousin of Henry Osborne Havemeyer Frelinghuysen and Peter Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen, Jr.; second cousin once removed of Josiah Quincy and Rodney P. Frelinghuysen; second cousin twice removed of Edward Livingston Davis and Joseph Sherman Frelinghuysen; third cousin once removed of Livingston Davis; third cousin thrice removed of Elisha Hunt Allen and Gouverneur Morris; fourth cousin once removed of John Lee Saltonstall.
      Political families: Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Davis family; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Campaign slogan (1950): "The Man You Can Believe."
      Campaign slogan (1954): "The Man Who Gets Things Done."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Connecticut Register and Manual 1950
      Cyrus Rowlett Smith (1899-1990) — Born in Minerva, Milam County, Tex., September 9, 1899. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1968-69. Baptist. Died April 4, 1990 (age 90 years, 207 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also NNDB dossier
      Clark McAdams Clifford (1906-1998) — also known as Clark M. Clifford — Born in Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kan., December 25, 1906. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Secretary of Defense, 1968-69. Member, American Bar Association; Kappa Alpha Order. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom on January 20, 1969. Died October 10, 1998 (age 91 years, 289 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Books by Clark Clifford: Counsel to the President : A Memoir (1991)
      Books about Clark Clifford: Douglas Frantz & David McKean, Friends in High Places : The Rise and Fall of Clark Clifford
      John Herschel Glenn, Jr. (1921-2016) — also known as John Glenn — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Born in Cambridge, Guernsey County, Ohio, July 18, 1921. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; Astronaut; in February 1962, first American to orbit the earth; U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1975-99; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1984; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1996, 2004, 2008. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons. Died December 8, 2016 (age 95 years, 143 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1943 to Anna Margaret Castor.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Books by John Glenn: John Glenn: A Memoir (1999)
      Books about John Glenn: Robert Green, John Glenn : Astronaut and U.S. Senator (for young readers)
      Monnett Bain Davis (1893-1953) — also known as Monnett B. Davis — of Boulder, Boulder County, Colo. Born in Greencastle, Putnam County, Ind., August 13, 1893. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Port Elizabeth, as of 1921-23; Saltillo, as of 1924; U.S. Consul General in Stockholm, as of 1933-34; Shanghai, as of 1935-36, as of 1946; Singapore, as of 1936-37; Buenos Aires, as of 1938-41; U.S. Minister to Denmark, 1945-46; U.S. Ambassador to Panama, 1948-51; Israel, 1951-53, died in office 1953. Member, Sigma Phi Epsilon; Freemasons. Died, from a heart ailment, in Ramat Gan, Israel, December 26, 1953 (age 60 years, 135 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Thomas Davis and Minerva Rockwell (Bain) Davis; married, December 22, 1917, to Pearl Evangeline Erhart.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Thomas Carey Hennings, Jr. (1903-1960) — also known as Thomas C. Hennings, Jr. — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., June 25, 1903. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Missouri 11th District, 1935-40; resigned 1940; circuit attorney, city of St. Louis, 1941-44; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1951-60; died in office 1960; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1952, 1956 (delegation chair). Died in Washington, D.C., September 13, 1960 (age 57 years, 80 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Carey Hennings, Sr. (1874-1962) and Sarah (Wilson) Hennings (1880-1970); married to Elizabeth Stallcup (1909-1995).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Philip Kingsland Crowe (1908-1976) — also known as Philip K. Crowe — of Easton, Talbot County, Md. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., January 7, 1908. Newspaper reporter; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. Ambassador to Ceylon, 1953-56; South Africa, 1959-61; Norway, 1969-73; Denmark, 1973-75. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Society of Colonial Wars. Died in 1976 (age about 68 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Earl R. Crowe and Kathleen McClellan (Higgins) Crowe; married, June 21, 1937, to Irene Pettus.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Hugh Doggett Scott, Jr. (1900-1994) — also known as Hugh Scott — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Fredericksburg, Va., November 11, 1900. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1941-45, 1947-59 (7th District 1941-45, 6th District 1947-59); defeated, 1944; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1948-49; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960, 1964, 1972 (delegation chair); speaker, 1956; U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1959-77. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Amvets; Sons of the American Revolution; Lions; Society of the Cincinnati; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick; Alpha Chi Rho; Tau Kappa Alpha; Patriotic Order Sons of America. Died July 21, 1994 (age 93 years, 252 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Marian Chase.
      Cross-reference: Robert L. Kunzig
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      Howard Walter Cannon (1912-2002) — also known as Howard W. Cannon — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Born in St. George, Washington County, Utah, January 26, 1912. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. Senator from Nevada, 1959-83; defeated, 1982. Mormon. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Reserve Officers Association; Lions; Elks. Died, of congestive heart failure, at the Odyssey House Hospice, Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev., March 6, 2002 (age 90 years, 39 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Walter Cannon and Leah (Sullivan) Cannon; married, December 21, 1945, to Dorothy Pace.
      Cross-reference: Mike O'Callaghan
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Books about Howard Cannon: Michael Vernetti, Senator Howard Cannon of Nevada: A Biography
      Paul Dominque Laxalt (1922-2018) — also known as Paul Laxalt — of Carson City, Nev. Born in Reno, Washoe County, Nev., August 2, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of Nevada, 1963-67; Governor of Nevada, 1967-71; U.S. Senator from Nevada, 1974-87; defeated, 1964. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Eagles. Died August 6, 2018 (age 96 years, 4 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Dominique Laxalt and Theresa (Alpetche) Laxalt; married, June 23, 1946, to Jackalyn Ross (divorced 1972).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
    Frederick Steiwer Frederick Steiwer (1883-1939) — of Pendleton, Umatilla County, Ore.; Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born near Jefferson, Marion County, Ore., October 13, 1883. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; District Attorney, 1913-16; member of Oregon state senate, 1917; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1927-38; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1936 (Temporary Chair; speaker). Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Woodmen; Elks. Died February 3, 1939 (age 55 years, 113 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, December 11, 1912, to Frieda Roesch.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: Library of Congress
      William Robert Rivkin (1919-1967) — also known as William R. Rivkin — of Illinois. Born in Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa, 1919. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Ambassador to Luxembourg, 1962-65; Senegal, 1966-67, died in office 1967; Gambia, 1966-67, died in office 1967. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Council on Foreign Relations. Died, of a heart attack, in Dakar, Senegal, March 19, 1967 (age about 47 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Otto Kerner, Jr. (1908-1976) — of Glenview, Cook County, Ill.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., August 15, 1908. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, 1947-54; county judge in Illinois, 1954-60; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1960, 1964; Governor of Illinois, 1961-68; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, 1968-74; resigned 1974. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Freemasons; Shriners; Moose; Odd Fellows; Royal Arcanum; Military Order of the World Wars; Alpha Delta Phi; Phi Delta Phi. While serving as Governor, he and another official made a gain of over $300,000 in a stock deal which prosecutors later characterized as bribery. Convicted in 1973 on 17 counts of bribery, conspiracy, perjury, and related charges; sentenced to three years in federal prison and fined $50,000. Died of cancer, May 9, 1976 (age 67 years, 268 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rose Barbara (Chmelik) Kerner and Otto Kerner; married, October 29, 1934, to Helena I. Cermak (daughter of Anton Joseph Cermak (1873-1933)).
      Political family: Kerner-Cermak family of Chicago, Illinois.
      Cross-reference: Milton Rakove
      See also NNDB dossier
      Charles Fahy (1892-1979) — of Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M.; Washington, D.C. Born in Rome, Floyd County, Ga., August 27, 1892. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; general counsel, National Labor Relations Board, 1935; U.S. Solicitor General, 1941-45; legal advisor to the military government of Germany, 1945-46; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1949-67. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, American Bar Association. Died, in Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C., September 17, 1979 (age 87 years, 21 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Fahy and Sarah (Jonas) Fahy; married, June 26, 1929, to Mary Agnes Lane.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Jack Richard Miller (1916-1994) — also known as Jack Miller — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa; Temple Terrace, Hillsborough County, Fla. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., June 6, 1916. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1955-56; member of Iowa state senate, 1957-60; U.S. Senator from Iowa, 1961-73; defeated, 1972; Associate Judge of U.S. Court of Customs and Patent Appeals, 1973-82; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 1982-85; took senior status 1985. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Reserve Officers Association; Izaak Walton League; Rotary; Moose; Eagles; Elks; Knights of Columbus; United Commercial Travelers. Died in Temple Terrace, Hillsborough County, Fla., August 29, 1994 (age 78 years, 84 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
    Vance Hartke Rupert Vance Hartke (1919-2003) — also known as Vance Hartke — of Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind. Born in Stendal, Pike County, Ind., May 31, 1919. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; mayor of Evansville, Ind., 1956-58; resigned 1958; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1959-77; defeated, 1976; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1964, 1968, 1972; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1972. Lutheran. Early opponent of the Vietnam War. Died, of heart failure, July 27, 2003 (age 84 years, 57 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Image source: City of Evansville
      George Armistead Smathers (1913-2007) — also known as George A. Smathers; "Georgeous George" — of Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Born in Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J., November 14, 1913. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; U.S. Representative from Florida 4th District, 1947-51; U.S. Senator from Florida, 1951-69; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1952 (alternate; member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1956 (alternate), 1968; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1960, 1968; lobbyist. Methodist; later United Church of Christ. Member, Jaycees; Elks; Kiwanis. Suffered a stroke, and subsequently died, in Indian Creek, Miami-Dade County, Fla., January 20, 2007 (age 93 years, 67 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Franklin Smathers and Lura (Jones) Smathers; married, March 19, 1939, to Rosemary Townley (divorced 1971); married, January 4, 1974, to Carolyn Hyder; father of Bruce Armistead Smathers (1943-); nephew of William Howell Smathers.
      Political family: Smathers family of Miami, Florida.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Books about George Smathers: James C. Clark, Red Pepper and Gorgeous George: Claude Pepper's Epic Defeat in the 1950 Democratic Primary
      Deane Roesch Hinton (1923-2017) — also known as Deane R. Hinton — of Illinois. Born in Fort Missoula, Missoula County, Mont., March 12, 1923. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Zaire, 1974-75; El Salvador, 1981-83; Pakistan, 1983-86; Costa Rica, 1987-90; Panama, 1990-94; declared persona non grata by the government of Zaire, June 18, 1975. Died in San Jose, Costa Rica, March 28, 2017 (age 94 years, 16 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joe A. Hinton and Doris (Roesch) Hinton.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Birch Evans Bayh, Jr. (1928-2019) — also known as Birch Bayh — of Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind. Born in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind., January 22, 1928. Democrat. Farmer; lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1954-62; Speaker of the Indiana State House of Representatives, 1959-60; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1963-81; defeated, 1980; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1964, 1968 (speaker); candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1976. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Izaak Walton League; Jaycees; Farm Bureau; Elks; Freemasons; Alpha Tau Omega. Died in Easton, Talbot County, Md., March 14, 2019 (age 91 years, 51 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Birch Evans Bayh (1893-1971) and Leah (Hollingsworth) Bayh (1897-1940); married, August 24, 1952, to Marvella Hern (1933-1979); father of Birch Evans Bayh III (1955-).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Leonard Wood Leonard Wood (1860-1927) — Born in Winchester, Cheshire County, N.H., October 9, 1860. Republican. Physician; received the Medal of Honor in 1898 for his actions during an Indian war in 1886; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; commander of the "Rough Riders"; Military Governor of Cuba, 1899-1902; major general in the Philippine-American War, 1902-06; first Army Chief of Staff; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1920; Governor-General of the Philippine Islands, 1921-27; died in office 1927. English ancestry. Died, following surgery for a brain tumor, in the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 7, 1927 (age 66 years, 302 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Jewett Wood (1829-1880) and Caroline E. (Hagar) Wood (1836-1915); married 1890 to Louisa Adriana Condit Smith (1869-1943).
      Fort Leonard Wood, in Pulaski County, Missouri, is named for him.
      Politician named for him: Leonard W. Hall
      See also Wikipedia article — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1902
      Waldo A. Evans (1869-1936) — Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., November 26, 1869. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Governor of American Samoa; commander of Great Lakes Naval Training Station, 1922-25; Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands; appointed 1927. Died, following a stroke, in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, April 15, 1936 (age 66 years, 141 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article
      John Emil Peurifoy (1907-1955) — also known as John E. Peurifoy — of South Carolina. Born in Walterboro, Colleton County, S.C., August 9, 1907. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Greece, 1950-53; Guatemala, 1953-54; Thailand, 1954-55, died in office 1955. Died in an automobile accident, near Hua Hin, Thailand, August 12, 1955 (age 48 years, 3 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Joseph Flack (1894-1955) — of Grenoble, Bucks County, Pa.; Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa. Born in Grenoble, Bucks County, Pa., December 5, 1894. U.S. Vice Consul in Liverpool, 1917-19; U.S. Ambassador to Bolivia, 1946-49; Costa Rica, 1949-50; Poland, 1950-55; shot at, and nearly hit, at the U.S. Embassy in La Paz, Bolivia, during the 1946 revolution. Died, from a coronary thrombosis, aboard the ocean liner United States, in the North Atlantic Ocean, May 8, 1955 (age 60 years, 154 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Aloisia Schmid.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Richard Cunningham Patterson, Jr. (1886-1966) — also known as Richard C. Patterson, Jr. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., January 31, 1886. Democrat. Gold miner; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; engineer; New York City Commissioner of Correction, 1927-32; executive vice-president and director, National Broadcasting Co., 1932-36; chairman, Radio-Keith-Orpheum (RKO) Corp., 1939-43; chairman, Ogden Corp. (Utilities Power & Light Co.); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1928 (alternate), 1932 (alternate), 1936, 1944, 1948; U.S. Ambassador to Yugoslavia, 1944-47; Guatemala, 1948-50; U.S. Minister to Switzerland, 1951-53. Methodist. Member, Military Order of the World Wars; American Legion; Society of Colonial Wars; Sons of the Revolution; Beta Theta Pi; Freemasons. Died September 30, 1966 (age 80 years, 242 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Richard Cunningham Patterson and Martha Belle (Neiswanger) Patterson; married, May 31, 1924, to Shelley McCutchen Rodes.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Merritt Barton Curtis (1892-1966) — also known as Merritt B. Curtis — Born in San Bernardino, San Bernardino County, Calif., August 31, 1892. Brigadier General, U.S. Marine Corps, during World War II; lawyer; Constitution candidate for President of the United States, 1960. Died in Washington, D.C., May 16, 1966 (age 73 years, 258 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Israel Hamilton Curtis and Eliza Allen (Mee) Curtis; married, April 23, 1917, to Francis Claire Bracewell.
      See also Wikipedia article
    Hugo L. Black Hugo Lafayette Black (1886-1971) — also known as Hugo L. Black — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala.; Alexandria, Va. Born in Harlan, Clay County, Ala., February 27, 1886. Democrat. Lawyer; police court judge in Alabama, 1910-11; Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney, 1915-17; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1927-37; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1936; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1937-71; took senior status 1971. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows; Ku Klux Klan. Died, in Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., September 25, 1971 (age 85 years, 210 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William La Fayette Black and Martha Ardella (Toland) Black; married, February 23, 1921, to Josephine Patterson Foster (died 1951); married, September 11, 1957, to Elizabeth Seay DeMeritte.
      Epitaph: "Here lies a good man."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Hugo L. Black: Roger K. Newman, Hugo Black : A Biography — Howard Ball, Hugo L. Black : Cold Steel Warrior — James F Simon, The antagonists: Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter and civil liberties in modern America — Howard Ball & Phillip J. Cooper, Of Power and Right: Hugo Black, William O. Douglas, and America's Constitutional Revolution
      Image source: Library of Congress
      John Franklin Miller (1831-1886) — also known as John F. Miller — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind., November 21, 1831. Republican. Member of Indiana state senate, 1860; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; Presidential Elector for California, 1872, 1876; U.S. Senator from California, 1881-86; died in office 1886. Died in Washington, D.C., March 8, 1886 (age 54 years, 107 days). Original interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; reinterment in 1913 at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Uncle of John Franklin Miller (1862-1936).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      George Eliphaz Spencer (1836-1893) — also known as George E. Spencer — of Decatur, Morgan County, Ala. Born in Champion, Jefferson County, N.Y., November 1, 1836. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1868-79; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1872; member of Republican National Committee from Alabama, 1872-. Died in Washington, D.C., February 19, 1893 (age 56 years, 110 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Thomas Ogden Osborn (1832-1904) — also known as Thomas O. Osborn — of Illinois. Born in Ohio, 1832. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Minister to Argentina, 1874-85; U.S. Consul General in Buenos Aires, as of 1874-85. Died in 1904 (age about 72 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Guy Despard Goff (1866-1933) — also known as Guy D. Goff — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis.; Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Born in Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va., September 13, 1866. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1911-15; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1925-31; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1928. Episcopalian. Died in Thomasville, Thomas County, Ga., January 7, 1933 (age 66 years, 116 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Laura E. (Despard) Goff and Nathan Goff, Jr.; married, September 8, 1906, to Anita F. Baker; father of Louise Goff Reece (1898-1970) (who married Brazilla Carroll Reece).
      Political family: Goff-Reece family of Clarksburg, West Virginia.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (1841-1935) — also known as "The Great Dissenter" — of Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., March 8, 1841. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1882-1902; chief justice of Massachusetts supreme judicial court, 1899-1902; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1902-32; retired 1932. Unitarian. Elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in 1965. Died, of pneumonia, in Washington, D.C., March 6, 1935 (age 93 years, 363 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) and Amelia Lee (Jackson) Holmes; married, June 17, 1872, to Fanny Bowditch Dixwell (1840-1929); nephew of Ann Susan Holmes (who married Charles Wentworth Upham (1802-1875)).
      Political family: Upham family of Massachusetts.
      Cross-reference: Francis Biddle — Laurence Curtis — Lewis Einstein — Erland F. Fish
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.: The Common Law
      Books about Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.: Gary J. Aichele, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. : Soldier, Scholar, Judge — G. Edward White, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Law and the Inner Self — Sheldon M. Novick, Honorable Justice: The Life of Oliver Wendell Holmes — Liva Baker, The Justice from Beacon Hill: The Life and Times of Oliver Wendell Holmes — James Bishop Peabody, The Holmes-Einstein Letters : Correspondence of Mr. Justice Holmes and Lewis Einstein 1903-1935
      Critical books about Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.: Albert W. Alschuler, Law Without Values : The Life, Work, and Legacy of Justice Holmes
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1902
    George W. Malone George Wilson Malone (1890-1961) — also known as George W. Malone — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Born in Fredonia, Wilson County, Kan., August 7, 1890. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1924, 1960; U.S. Senator from Nevada, 1947-59; defeated, 1934, 1944. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Eagles; Rotary. Died in Washington, D.C., May 19, 1961 (age 70 years, 285 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      Image source: Library of Congress
      Graham Anderson Martin (1912-1990) — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Born in Mars Hill, Madison County, N.C., September 22, 1912. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul General in Geneva, 1960-61; U.S. Ambassador to Thailand, 1963-67; Italy, 1969-73; Vietnam, 1973-75. Died, from a heart ailment, in Forsythe Hospital, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C., March 13, 1990 (age 77 years, 172 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gustav Alexander Martin and H. Hildreth (Marshbanks) Martin; married, September 2, 1934, to Dorothy Wallace.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Critical books about Graham Anderson Martin: Frank Snepp, A Decent Interval : An Insider's Account of Saigon's Indecent End
      Edward William Brooke III (1919-2015) — also known as Edward W. Brooke — of Newton Center, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Washington, D.C., October 26, 1919. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; candidate for secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1960; Massachusetts state attorney general, 1963-67; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1967-79; defeated, 1978. Episcopalian. African ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Amvets; Alpha Phi Alpha. First Black U.S. Senator in the 20th century; recipient of the Spingarn Medal in 1967. Died in Coral Gables, Miami-Dade County, Fla., January 3, 2015 (age 95 years, 69 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward W. Brooke and Helen (Seldon) Brooke; married, June 7, 1947, to Remigia Ferrari Scacco.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Joseph Rodman West (1822-1898) — of Louisiana. Born in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., September 19, 1822. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Senator from Louisiana, 1871-77; member District of Columbia board of commissioners, 1882-85; President of the District of Columbia Board of Commissioners, 1882-83. Died in Washington, D.C., October 31, 1898 (age 76 years, 42 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ann E. (Smith) West (1795-1824) and Charles Shute West (1796-1857); married, September 28, 1843, to Jeanne Josephine Fadeuilhe (1827-1896); third cousin once removed of Preston Lea and Elsie Cryder Woodward; third cousin thrice removed of William Woodward III; fourth cousin of Charles Corbit and William Webb, Jr. (1844-?); fourth cousin once removed of Eliza Naudain Corbit Lea.
      Political family: Sherman family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    Daniel E. Sickles Daniel Edgar Sickles (1819-1914) — also known as Daniel E. Sickles; "Devil Dan" — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 20, 1819. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1847; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1856-57; U.S. Representative from New York, 1857-61, 1893-95 (3rd District 1857-61, 10th District 1893-95); defeated (Democratic), 1894; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868; U.S. Minister to Spain, 1869-74; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1892. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Shot and killed Philip Barton Key, his wife's lover and the son of the author of the national anthem, at Lafayette Park, Washington, D.C, 1859; charged with murder, but with the help of his attorney Edwin M. Stanton, was acquitted after the first successful plea of temporary insanity in U.S. legal history. Received the Medal of Honor in 1897 for action at the Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, 1863; lost a leg in that battle; his amputated leg was displayed at the Army Medical Museum, where he frequently visited it in later years. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 3, 1914 (age 94 years, 195 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Books about Daniel E. Sickles: Thomas M. Keneally, American Scoundrel : The Life of the Notorious Civil War General Dan Sickles
      Image source: Official NY: from Cleveland to Hughes (1911)
      Ovington Eugene Weller (1862-1947) — also known as Ovington E. Weller — of Arlington, Baltimore, Md.; Baltimore, Md. Born in Reisterstown, Baltimore County, Md., January 23, 1862. Republican. Candidate for Governor of Maryland, 1915; campaign manager for John W. Weeks, Republican for president, 1916; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1916, 1924, 1936 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1940; U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1921-27; defeated, 1926; member of Republican National Committee from Maryland, 1932-40. Died in Baltimore, Md., January 5, 1947 (age 84 years, 347 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Luther Wallace Youngdahl (1896-1978) — also known as Luther W. Youngdahl — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., May 29, 1896. Republican. District judge in Minnesota, 1936-42; justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1942-47; Governor of Minnesota, 1947-51; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1948; Judge of U.S. District Court, 1951-66. Died of cancer, June 21, 1978 (age 82 years, 23 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
    Charles E. Potter Charles Edward Potter (1916-1979) — also known as Charles E. Potter — of Cheboygan, Cheboygan County, Mich. Born in Lapeer, Lapeer County, Mich., October 30, 1916. Republican. Major in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1947-52; resigned 1952; U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1952-59; defeated, 1958. Methodist. Member, Elks; Eagles; Kiwanis; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Amvets. Wounded in World War II, and lost his legs. Died in Walter Reed Army Hospital, Washington, D.C., November 23, 1979 (age 63 years, 24 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
      Thurgood Marshall (1908-1993) — also known as Thoroughgood Marshall — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Baltimore, Md., July 2, 1908. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1961-65; resigned 1965; U.S. Solicitor General, 1965-67; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1967-91; took senior status 1991. Episcopalian. African ancestry. Member, Freemasons; NAACP; National Bar Association; Alpha Phi Alpha; American Civil Liberties Union. Received Spingarn Medal in 1946 First African-American Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. Died, from a heart attack, in the National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., January 24, 1993 (age 84 years, 206 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery; memorial monument at Lawyers' Mall, Annapolis, Md.
      Relatives: Married, September 4, 1929, to Vivien Burey (died 1955); married, December 17, 1955, to Cecilia Suyat; father of Thurgood Marshall, Jr. (1956-).
      Political family: Marshall family of New York City, New York.
      Cross-reference: William Curtis Bryson
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Thurgood Marshall: Juan Williams, Thurgood Marshall : American Revolutionary — Randall W. Bland, Justice Thurgood Marshall, Crusader for Liberalism : His Judicial Biography — Mark V. Tushnet, Making Constitutional Law: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court, 1961-1991 — Mark V. Tushnet, Making Civil Rights Law: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court, 1936-1961 — Gilbert King, Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America
      Robert Gerhard Neumann (1916-1999) — also known as Robert G. Neumann — of California. Born in Vienna, Austria, January 2, 1916. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; university professor; U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan, 1966-73; Morocco, 1973-76; Saudi Arabia, 1981. Died of cancer, in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., June 18, 1999 (age 83 years, 167 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Ronald E. Neumann (1944-).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John George Schmitz (1930-2001) — also known as John G. Schmitz — of California. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., August 12, 1930. Member of California state senate, 1965-70, 1979; U.S. Representative from California 35th District, 1970-73; defeated in Republican primary, 1972, 1976, 1984; American Independent candidate for President of the United States, 1972; reprimanded by the California Senate in 1982 over a press release issued by his office, which characterized a critic and her supporters with crude slurs; candidate in Republican primary for U.S. Senator from California, 1982. Catholic. Member, Young Americans for Freedom; John Birch Society; National Rifle Association; American Legion; Military Order of the World Wars; Knights of Columbus; Order of Alhambra; Toastmasters. Died, of prostate cancer, in the National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., January 10, 2001 (age 70 years, 151 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Mary Kay LeTourneau (Seattle teacher; convicted of child rape over her affair with a 13-year-old student).
      Campaign slogan: "When you're out of Schmitz, you're out of gear."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      Ruggero John Aldisert (1919-2014) — also known as Ruggero J. Aldisert — of Pennsylvania. Born in Carnegie, Allegheny County, Pa., November 10, 1919. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; lawyer; common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania, 1961-68; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, 1968-86; took senior status 1986. Died in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif., December 28, 2014 (age 95 years, 48 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Eli Huston Murray (1843-1896) — also known as Eli H. Murray — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Cloverport, Breckinridge County, Ky., February 10, 1843. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1872; Governor of Utah Territory, 1880-86. Died of diabetes, in Bowling Green, Warren County, Ky., November 18, 1896 (age 53 years, 282 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      The city of Murray, Utah, is named for him.
      Herman Welker (1906-1957) — of Payette, Payette County, Idaho. Born in Cambridge, Washington County, Idaho, December 11, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; member of Idaho state senate, 1948-50; U.S. Senator from Idaho, 1951-57; defeated, 1956; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1956. Died, from a brain tumor, in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., October 30, 1957 (age 50 years, 323 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Gladys Taylor Pence.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Edward Burnett Lawson (1895-1962) — Born in Newport, Cocke County, Tenn., September 26, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Minister to Iceland, 1949; U.S. Ambassador to Israel, 1954-59. Died November 19, 1962 (age 67 years, 54 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Woodrow Bonner (1902-1970) — also known as John W. Bonner — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Born in Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont., July 16, 1902. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; Montana state attorney general, 1941-42; Governor of Montana, 1949-53; defeated, 1952, 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1952, 1956. Catholic. Member, Phi Delta Phi; Sigma Phi Epsilon; Elks; Eagles. Died in Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont., March 28, 1970 (age 67 years, 255 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick J. Bonner and Kathleen (Kelly) Bonner; married, February 3, 1929, to Josephine Martin.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Joseph Jacob Foss (1915-2003) — also known as Joe Foss; "The American Ace of Aces" — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak.; Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak., April 17, 1915. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; received the Medal of Honor for action over Guadalcanal in 1942-43; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1948 (alternate), 1956, 1960; speaker, 1952, 1956; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 10th District, 1949-50, 1953-54; Governor of South Dakota, 1955-59; candidate for U.S. Representative from South Dakota, 1958; Commissioner, American Football League, 1960; elected to National Aviation Hall of Fame, 1984; president, National Rifle Association, 1988-90. Methodist. Member, American Legion; National Rifle Association; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks. Died, from the effects of a stroke, in Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Ariz., January 1, 2003 (age 87 years, 259 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, August 9, 1942, to June Shakstad; married 1967 to Donna Wild Hall.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Robert Byington Mitchell (1823-1882) — of Mt. Gilead, Morrow County, Ohio. Born in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, April 4, 1823. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; member of Kansas territorial legislature, 1857-58; treasurer of Kansas Territory, 1859-61; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of New Mexico Territory, 1866-69. Died in Washington, D.C., January 26, 1882 (age 58 years, 297 days). Original interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; reinterment in 1895 at Arlington National Cemetery.
      John Acoming Halderman, Jr. (1833-1908) — also known as John A. Halderman, Jr. — of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan. Born in Fayette County, Ky., April 15, 1833. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1870; member of Kansas state senate, 1870; U.S. Consul in Bangkok, 1880; U.S. Minister to Siam, 1882-85; U.S. Consul General in Bangkok, 1882-85. Died in Washington, D.C., September 21, 1908 (age 75 years, 159 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Dr. John A. Halderman and Susan Henderson (Rogers) Halderman; married, October 20, 1861, to Anna Barbour Dorriss (1839-1918; daughter of George Poole Dorriss (1807-1882)).
      Epitaph: "Soldier - Christian."
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Martin Edward Trench (1869-1927) — also known as Martin E. Trench — Born in Dennison, Goodhue County, Minn., November 30, 1869. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands; died in office 1927. Irish ancestry. Died, of pneumonia, in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., January 6, 1927 (age 57 years, 37 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Paul Vories McNutt (1891-1955) — also known as Paul V. McNutt — of Bloomington, Monroe County, Ind.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Franklin, Johnson County, Ind., July 19, 1891. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; law professor; national commander, American Legion, 1928-29; Governor of Indiana, 1933-37; High Commissioner to the Philippines, 1937-39, 1945-46; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1940; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1940, 1944; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1944; U.S. Ambassador to Philippines, 1946-47; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Order of the Coif; Phi Beta Kappa; Sigma Delta Chi; Beta Theta Pi; Phi Delta Phi; Tau Kappa Alpha; American Legion; Freemasons; Elks; Rotary; Kiwanis. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 24, 1955 (age 63 years, 248 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1918 to Kathleen Timolet.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      John Porter East (1931-1986) — also known as John P. East — of North Carolina. Born in Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill., May 5, 1931. Republican. Candidate for secretary of state of North Carolina, 1968; Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1972; U.S. Senator from North Carolina, 1981-86; died in office 1986. Presbyterian. His legs were paralyzed due to polio. Killed himself by carbon monoxide poisoning, in Greenville, Pitt County, N.C., June 29, 1986 (age 55 years, 55 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Arthur Lawrence Alarcón (1925-2015) — also known as Arthur L. Alarcón — of California. Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., August 14, 1925. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; superior court judge in California, 1964-78; Judge, California Court of Appeal, 1978-79; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1979-92; took senior status 1992. Hispanic ancestry. Died in Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., January 28, 2015 (age 89 years, 167 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lorenzo Marques Alarcon and Margaret (Sais) Alarcon; married, September 1, 1979, to Sandra D. Paterson.
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Alexander Oswald Brodie (1849-1918) — also known as Alexander O. Brodie — of Prescott, Yavapai County, Ariz.; Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz.; Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J. Born in Edwards, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., November 13, 1849. Republican. Civil and mining engineer; Yavapai County Recorder, 1893-94; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from Arizona Territory, 1898; Governor of Arizona Territory, 1902-05; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona Territory, 1904. Died in Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J., May 10, 1918 (age 68 years, 178 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Brodie and Margaret (Brown) Brodie; married, December 15, 1892, to Louise Hanlon.
      Warren Jay Terhune (1869-1920) — also known as Warren J. Terhune — of Hackensack, Bergen County, N.J. Born in Midland Park, Bergen County, N.J., May 3, 1869. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; U.S. Navy commander; Governor of American Samoa; died in office 1920. Three days before he was to face an inquiry into charges against his administration, he shot himself in the heart, in a bathroom of the Executive Mansion, Utulei, American Samoa, November 3, 1920 (age 51 years, 184 days); later, the Navy exonerated him; his accuser, Lieutenant Commander Creed H. Boucher, was courtmartialed and found guilty of fomenting unrest among the Samoans. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Josephine Lee Smith (1868-1955).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Peterson Bryant Jarman, Jr. (1892-1955) — also known as Pete B. Jarman — of Livingston, Sumter County, Ala. Born in Greensboro, Hale County, Ala., October 31, 1892. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; secretary of state of Alabama, 1931-35; U.S. Representative from Alabama 6th District, 1937-49; U.S. Ambassador to Australia, 1949-53. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Forty and Eight; Disabled American Veterans; Military Order of the World Wars; Woodmen; Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Died February 17, 1955 (age 62 years, 109 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Peter Bryant Jarman and Hunter Elizabeth (Gordon) Jarman; married, February 25, 1930, to Beryl Bricken.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Wilber Marion Brucker (1894-1968) — also known as Wilber M. Brucker — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich.; Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., June 23, 1894. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Saginaw County Prosecuting Attorney, 1923-26; Michigan state attorney general, 1928-30; appointed 1928; Governor of Michigan, 1931-32; defeated, 1932; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1964 (alternate); candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1936; U.S. Secretary of the Army. Presbyterian. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Kiwanis; Elks; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Delta Sigma Rho; Sigma Delta Kappa; Phi Gamma Delta; American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Moose; Odd Fellows. Suffered an apparent heart attack after attending an Economic Club luncheon, and died soon after, in the emergency room at Harper Hospital, Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., October 28, 1968 (age 74 years, 127 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ferdinand Brucker and Robertha H. Brucker; married 1923 to Clara Hantel; father of Wilber Marion Brucker, Jr. (1924?-).
      Political family: Brucker family of Saginaw, Michigan.
      James Daniel Theberge (1930-1988) — also known as James D. Theberge — of Washington, D.C. Born in Oceanside, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., December 28, 1930. U.S. Ambassador to Nicaragua, 1975-77; Chile, 1982-85. Died after a heart attack, at Montego Bay, Jamaica, January 20, 1988 (age 57 years, 23 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Harry Andrew Blackmun (1908-1999) — also known as Harry A. Blackmun; "Hip Pocket Harry"; "Minnesota Twin" — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Born in Nashville, Washington County, Ill., November 12, 1908. Lawyer; law clerk for U.S. Appeals Court Judge John B. Sanborn, 1932-33; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 1959-70; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1970-94; took senior status 1994; actor in the 1997 movie Amistad, as Justice Joseph Story. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Rotary; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., March 4, 1999 (age 90 years, 112 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Corwin Manning Blackmun and Theo H. (Reuter) Blackmun; married, June 21, 1941, to Dorothy E. Clark.
      Cross-reference: Richard Blumenthal
      See also federal judicial profile — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Harry Blackmun: Linda Greenhouse, Becoming Justice Blackmun : Harry Blackmun's Supreme Court Journey
      Charles Edward Wiggins (1927-2000) — also known as Charles E. Wiggins — of El Monte, Los Angeles County, Calif.; West Covina, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in El Monte, Los Angeles County, Calif., December 3, 1927. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; lawyer; mayor of El Monte, Calif., 1964-66; U.S. Representative from California, 1967-79 (25th District 1967-75, 39th District 1975-79); Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1984-96. Member, Lions; American Bar Association. Died, of complications from diabetes and heart disease, at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev., March 2, 2000 (age 72 years, 90 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Arthur H. Davis, Jr. (1917-2000) — of Golden, Jefferson County, Colo. Born in Brockton, Plymouth County, Mass., 1917. Real estate developer; U.S. Ambassador to Paraguay, 1982-85; Panama, 1986-90. Died, following a stroke, November 24, 2000 (age about 83 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Jeremiah Andrew Denton, Jr. (1924-2014) — also known as Jeremiah Denton — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Born in Mobile, Mobile County, Ala., July 15, 1924. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War; U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1981-87; defeated, 1986. Catholic. Died March 28, 2014 (age 89 years, 256 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Ronald Vernie Dellums (1935-2018) — also known as Ronald V. Dellums — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif.; Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., November 24, 1935. Democrat. Social worker; U.S. Representative from California, 1971-98 (7th District 1971-75, 8th District 1975-93, 9th District 1993-98); arrested during an anti-apartheid protest outside the South African Embassy in Washington, 1984; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988, 1996, 2008; mayor of Oakland, Calif., 2007-11. Protestant. African ancestry. Member, Alpha Phi Alpha. Died in Washington, D.C., July 30, 2018 (age 82 years, 248 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Leola Roscoe Higgs.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
    John D. Dingell John David Dingell, Jr. (1926-2019) — also known as John D. Dingell; "Big John"; "The Truck" — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Trenton, Wayne County, Mich.; Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo., July 8, 1926. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1955-2003 (15th District 1955-65, 16th District 1965-2003, 15th District 2003); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1956, 1960, 1968, 1984, 1988, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Catholic. Polish and Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Polish Legion of American Veterans; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Knights of Columbus; National Rifle Association. Died, from prostate cancer, in Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich., February 7, 2019 (age 92 years, 214 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Grace Blossom (Bigler) Dingell (1894-1962) and John David Dingell; married 1952 to Helen Henebry (1927-2016); married 1981 to Deborah Ann Insley; father of Christopher D. Dingell (1954?-).
      Political family: Dingell family of Detroit, Michigan.
      Cross-reference: Doug Ross
      John Dingell Drive, in Detroit Metro Airport, Romulus, Michigan, is named for him.  — The John D. Dingell Jr. Memorial Bridges, which take Stadium Boulevard over State Street and the Ann Arbor Railroad tracks, in Ann Arbor, Michigan, are named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
      Wickham Hoffman (1821-1900) — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 2, 1821. Lawyer; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Minister to Denmark, 1883-85; U.S. Consul General in Copenhagen, as of 1883-85. Died in Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J., May 21, 1900 (age 79 years, 49 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Enoch Herbert Crowder (1859-1932) — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Missouri, April 11, 1859. Colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; general in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Ambassador to Cuba, 1923-27. Member, Beta Theta Pi. Died May 7, 1932 (age 73 years, 26 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Herbert Crowder and Mary C. (Weller) Crowder.
      Epitaph: "A Military Man Who Understood the Civic Spirit of a Free People."
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Harry Burgess (1872-1933) — Born in Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Miss., February 22, 1872. Engineer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Brigadier General, U.S. Army; engineer in charge of maintenance, Panama Canal, 1924-28; Governor of Panama Canal Zone, 1928-32. Died, in Army and Navy General Hospital, Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark., March 18, 1933 (age 61 years, 24 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1912 to Mary Lillington McKoy (died 1933).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    Frank White Frank Charles White (1856-1940) — also known as Frank White — of North Dakota. Born in Stillman Valley, Ogle County, Ill., December 12, 1856. Republican. Member of North Dakota state house of representatives, 1891-92; member of North Dakota state senate, 1893-98; major in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Governor of North Dakota, 1901-05; Treasurer of the United States, 1921-28. Died in Washington, D.C., March 23, 1940 (age 83 years, 102 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joshua White and Lucy Ann (Brown) White; married, September 19, 1894, to Elsie Hadley.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, December 1902
      William Clark (1891-1957) — of Princeton, Mercer County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., February 1, 1891. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Judge, New Jersey Court of Errors and Appeals, 1923-25; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1925-38; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, 1938-43; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Political and Social Science; American Society for International Law. Died October 10, 1957 (age 66 years, 251 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of J. William Clark and Margaretta (Cameron) Clark; married, September 20, 1913, to Marjorie Blair.
      Emory Scott Land (1879-1971) — also known as Emory S. Land — Born in Canon City, Fremont County, Colo., January 8, 1879. Vice Admiral, U.S. Navy; chair, U.S. Maritime Commission, 1938-46. Died November 27, 1971 (age 92 years, 323 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Stiles (1879-1956).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Samuel Studdiford Stratton (1916-1990) — also known as Samuel S. Stratton — of Schenectady, Schenectady County, N.Y.; Amsterdam, Montgomery County, N.Y. Born in Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y., September 27, 1916. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict; candidate for New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1950; mayor of Schenectady, N.Y., 1956-58; U.S. Representative from New York, 1959-89 (32nd District 1959-63, 35th District 1963-71, 29th District 1971-73, 28th District 1973-83, 23rd District 1983-89); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964, 1980, 1984, 1988. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Amvets; Freemasons; Eagles. Died, in a nursing home, 1990 (age about 73 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Joseph Jackson Bartlett (1834-1893) — also known as Joseph J. Bartlett — of New York. Born November 21, 1834. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Minister to Sweden, 1867-69. Died January 14, 1893 (age 58 years, 54 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Guy Vernor Henry (1839-1899) — also known as Guy V. Henry — Born in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Ark., March 9, 1839. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; received the Medal of Honor in 1893 for action at the Battle of Cold Harbor, June 1, 1864; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Governor of Puerto Rico. Died, from pneumonia, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 27, 1899 (age 60 years, 232 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Seton Henry (1816-1851) and Arietta Livingston (Thompson) Henry (1823-1886); married 1864 to Frances Wharton (1843-1873); married to Julia McNair (1844-1917); grandson of John Vernon Henry and Gilbert Livingston Thompson; great-grandson of Smith Thompson and Daniel D. Tompkins; great-grandnephew of Caleb Tompkins; third great-grandnephew of Robert Gilbert Livingston; fourth great-grandson of Gilbert Livingston; fourth great-grandnephew of John Livingston and Robert Livingston (1688-1775); fifth great-grandson of Robert Livingston the Elder; fifth great-grandnephew of Pieter Schuyler and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); first cousin twice removed of Jacob Livingston Sutherland; first cousin four times removed of Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr.; first cousin five times removed of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775) and William Livingston; first cousin six times removed of Robert Livingston the Younger and Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746); first cousin seven times removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; second cousin thrice removed of Enos Thompson Throop, George Bliss Throop, Hamilton Fish and Israel Thompson Hatch; second cousin four times removed of Peter Robert Livingston, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810), Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Henry Brockholst Livingston and Edward Livingston; second cousin five times removed of Stephanus Bayard, Philip John Schuyler, Philip P. Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; third cousin twice removed of Israel Dodd Condit, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); third cousin thrice removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay and Charles Ludlow Livingston; fourth cousin once removed of Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Martin Thomas McMahon (1838-1906) — also known as Martin T. McMahon — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Laprairie, Quebec, March 21, 1838. Democrat. Lawyer; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Minister to Paraguay, 1868-69; Independent Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1870; member of New York state assembly from New York County 7th District, 1891; member of New York state senate, 1892-95 (8th District 1892-93, 7th District 1894-95). Received the Medal of Honor in 1891 for action at White Oak Swamp, Virginia, June 30, 1862. Died in New York, 1906 (age about 68 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
    Nelson A. Miles Nelson Appleton Miles (1839-1925) — also known as Nelson A. Miles — Born in Westminster, Worcester County, Mass., August 8, 1839. Democrat. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; received the Medal of Honor in 1892 for action at the battle of Chancellorsville, 1863; general in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Governor of Puerto Rico; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1904. Suffered a heart attack and died, while attending a circus, in Washington, D.C., May 15, 1925 (age 85 years, 280 days). Entombed at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel Miles (1799-1875) and Mary (Curtis) Miles (1802-1875); married, June 30, 1868, to Mary Hoyt Sherman (1842-1904; daughter of Charles Taylor Sherman; niece of William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891), Lampson Parker Sherman and John Sherman; granddaughter of Charles Robert Sherman); third cousin once removed of Chauncey Fitch Cleveland, Augustus Sabin Chase (1828-1896), Marden Sabin and Joseph Spalding; third cousin twice removed of Irving Hall Chase; third cousin thrice removed of Augustus Sabin Chase (1897-1970); fourth cousin of William Dean Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of John Larkin Payson.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut; Ewing family of Yonkers and New York City, New York; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Cameron family of Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, July, 1897
      John Boynton Philip Clayton Hill (1879-1941) — also known as John Philip Hill — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md., May 2, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Maryland, 1910-15; candidate for mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1915; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1916; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Maryland 3rd District, 1921-27; defeated, 1908, 1928, 1930, 1936; delegate to Maryland convention to ratify 21st amendment 3rd District, 1933. Episcopalian. Member, Society of the Cincinnati; Society of Colonial Wars; Alpha Delta Phi; Phi Delta Phi; Elks; Moose; Odd Fellows. Died in Washington, D.C., May 23, 1941 (age 62 years, 21 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles E. Hill and Kate Watts (Clayton) Hill; married, October 28, 1913, to Suzanne Howell Carroll (1889-1962; daughter of John Howell Carroll; third great-granddaughter of Charles Carroll of Carrollton (1737-1832)).
      Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Jackson-Lee family of Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edwin Taylor Pollock (1870-1943) — also known as E. T. Pollock — Born in Mt. Gilead, Morrow County, Ohio, October 25, 1870. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Governor of American Samoa. Died, from cardiac arrythmia and auricular fibrillation, in Washington, D.C., June 6, 1943 (age 72 years, 224 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, December 5, 1893, to Beatrice E. Law Hale.
      See also Wikipedia article
      John Batterson Stetson, Jr. (1884-1952) — also known as John B. Stetson, Jr. — of Ashbourne, Montgomery County, Pa.; Cheltenham, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 14, 1884. Hat manufacturer; U.S. Minister to Poland, 1925-29. Died in Elkins Park, Montgomery County, Pa., November 15, 1952 (age 68 years, 32 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Batterson Stetson (1830-1906; hat manufacturer, originated the Stetson hat) and Sarah Elizabeth (Shindler) Stetson (1858-1929); married to Ruby Florence Carlisle (1885-1962); first cousin of Henry Stetson (1857-1905).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
    Julius C. Holmes Julius Cecil Holmes (1899-1968) — also known as Julius C. Holmes — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Born in Pleasanton, Linn County, Kan., April 24, 1899. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Marseille, as of 1926; Smyrna, as of 1927-29; Tirana, 1930; general in the U.S. Army during World War II; executive officer, U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1942; assistant U.S. Secretary of State, 1944-45; U.S. Consul General in Hong Kong, 1959-61; U.S. Ambassador to Iran, 1961-65. In 1951-52, a U.S. Senate committee investigated how a group, including Holmes as well as former U.S. Rep. Joseph E. Casey and former Secretary of State Edward R. Stettinius, Jr., made large profits from the purchase and re-sale of surplus U.S. tanker ships following World War II. Under federal law, ships could be sold only to U.S citizens, so the group allegedly set up several 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. A federal indictment against Holmes was ultimately dropped. Onassis, also indicted, pleaded guilty and paid a fine. Died July 16, 1968 (age 69 years, 83 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Louella Jane (Trussell) Holmes (1867-1956) and James Reuben Holmes (1868-1946); married to Henrietta Allen (1900-1972).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Times, February 24, 1954
      William Orville Douglas (1898-1980) — also known as William O. Douglas — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn.; Goose Prairie, Yakima County, Wash. Born in Maine, Otter Tail County, Minn., October 16, 1898. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; law professor; member, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1936-39; chair, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1937-39; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1939-75. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; United World Federalists; American Bar Association; Beta Theta Pi; Phi Alpha Delta; Delta Sigma Rho; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Washington, D.C., January 19, 1980 (age 81 years, 95 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Douglas and Julia Bickford (Fiske) Douglas; married, August 16, 1923, to Mildred M. Riddle; married 1966 to Kathleen Heffernan.
      Cross-reference: Warren Christopher — William A. Norris
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Books by William O. Douglas: Of Men and Mountains (1982) — My wilderness: east to Katahdin (1961) — Go East, Young Man (1974) — The Court Years, 1939 to 1975: The Autobiography of William O. Douglas (1980)
      Books about William O. Douglas: Bruce Allen Murphy, Wild Bill : The Legend and Life of William O. Douglas — Howard Ball & Phillip J. Cooper, Of Power and Right: Hugo Black, William O. Douglas, and America's Constitutional Revolution — James F. Simon, Independent Journey: The Life of William O. Douglas
      Olin Earl Teague (1910-1981) — also known as Olin E. Teague; "Tiger Teague" — of Bryan, Brazos County, Tex.; College Station, Brazos County, Tex. Born in Woodward, Woodward County, Okla., April 6, 1910. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Texas 6th District, 1946-78; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956, 1964. Baptist. Member, Lions. Died in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., January 23, 1981 (age 70 years, 292 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Martin Teague and Ida (Sturgeon) Teague; married, December 30, 1932, to Freddie Dunman.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Potter Stewart (1915-1985) — Born in Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., January 23, 1915. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, 1954-58; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1958-81; took senior status 1981. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Skull and Bones. Died in Hanover, Grafton County, N.H., December 7, 1985 (age 70 years, 318 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also federal judicial profile — NNDB dossier
      Joseph Limprecht (1946-2002) — Born in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., 1946. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Albania, 1999-2002, died in office 2002. Died in Albania, May 19, 2002 (age about 55 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Charles Edward Bennett (1910-2003) — also known as Charles E. Bennett — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Born in Canton, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., December 2, 1910. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Florida state house of representatives, 1941-42; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Florida, 1949-93 (2nd District 1949-67, 3rd District 1967-93). Christian. Member, Disabled American Veterans; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Lions; Jaycees. Died in Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla., September 6, 2003 (age 92 years, 278 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Augustus Peabody Gardner (1865-1918) — also known as Augustus P. Gardner — of Hamilton, Essex County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 5, 1865. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1900-01; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1902-17; resigned 1917; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1913; major in the U.S. Army during World War I. Died, of pneumonia, while in the military service at Camp Wheeler, Macon, Bibb County, Ga., January 14, 1918 (age 52 years, 70 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Peabody Gardner (1828-1875) and Harriet Sears (Amory) Gardner (1835-1865); married, June 14, 1892, to Constance Lodge (1872-1941; daughter of Henry Cabot Lodge; aunt of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. and John Davis Lodge); grandfather of William Amory Gardner Minot; great-grandson of David Sears; second great-grandson of John Lowell and Jonathan Mason; second great-grandnephew of Timothy Pickering and Thomas Lindall Winthrop; fifth great-grandnephew of Fitz-John Winthrop; sixth great-grandson of John Winthrop (1606-1676); seventh great-grandson of John Winthrop (1588-1649); first cousin of John Gardner Coolidge; first cousin thrice removed of Robert Charles Winthrop; second cousin of William Caleb Loring and Charles Francis Adams; second cousin once removed of George Cabot Lodge (1927-); second cousin twice removed of Dudley Leavitt Pickman; second cousin thrice removed of John Wingate Weeks (1781-1853); third cousin thrice removed of John Forbes Kerry; fourth cousin once removed of John Wingate Weeks (1860-1926), John Lee Saltonstall and Arthur Chester Frost.
      Political families: Winthrop-Hamlin family of Massachusetts and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Davis family; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Willfred W. Lufkin
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Anthony Jerome Griffin (1866-1935) — also known as Anthony J. Griffin; "Altair" — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 1, 1866. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; newspaper editor; member of New York state senate 22nd District, 1911-14; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 22nd District, 1915; U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1918-35; died in office 1935. Member, American Bar Association. Died, of heart disease, in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., January 13, 1935 (age 68 years, 287 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James A. Griffin and Ann (Zeluiff) Griffin; married 1895 to Katharine L. Byrne.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      William Joseph Donovan (1883-1959) — also known as William J. Donovan; "Wild Bill" — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., January 1, 1883. Republican. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1922; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of New York, 1922-24; candidate for Governor of New York, 1932; general in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Ambassador to Thailand, 1953-54. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Phi Kappa Psi; Phi Delta Phi. Received the Medal of Honor for action during World War I. During World War II, he founded and led the U.S. Office of Strategic Services, which later became the Central Intelligence Agency. Died at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C., February 8, 1959 (age 76 years, 38 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Timothy P. Donovan and Anna (Lennon) Donovan; married, July 15, 1914, to Ruth Rumsey.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Francis Eugene Walter (1894-1963) — also known as Francis E. Walter — of Easton, Northampton County, Pa. Born in Easton, Northampton County, Pa., May 26, 1894. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; trustee, Easton Hospital; bank director; Northampton County Solicitor, 1928-33; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928, 1948 (alternate), 1952, 1956, 1960; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1933-63 (21st District 1933-45, 20th District 1945-53, 15th District 1953-63); died in office 1963. Lutheran. Member, Elks; Odd Fellows; Eagles; Junior Order; Phi Delta Theta; Phi Alpha Delta. Died, of leukemia, in Washington, D.C., May 31, 1963 (age 69 years, 5 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robley D. Walter and Susie E. Walter; married, December 19, 1925, to May M. Doyle.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Lindsley Tappin (1906-1964) — also known as John L. Tappin — of Washington, D.C. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., January 22, 1906. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Ambassador to Libya, 1954-58. Episcopalian. Member, Society of Colonial Wars. Died, of a heart attack, in Aspen, Pitkin County, Colo., December 24, 1964 (age 58 years, 337 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lindsley Tappin and Elise Irving (Huntington) Tappin; married, February 15, 1946, to Helena Maria Krazcek.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Thomas Holcomb, Jr. (1879-1965) — of St. Mary's City, St. Mary's County, Md.; Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md.; Washington, D.C. Born in New Castle, New Castle County, Del., August 5, 1879. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, 1936-43; U.S. Minister to South Africa, 1944-48. Died in New Castle, New Castle County, Del., May 24, 1965 (age 85 years, 292 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Holcomb (1843-1916) and Elizabeth Hindman (Barney) Holcomb; first cousin of Bankson Taylor Holcomb; first cousin thrice removed of Oliver Owen Forward, Walter Forward and Chauncey Forward; first cousin four times removed of Augustus Pettibone and Rufus Pettibone; second cousin four times removed of Amos Pettibone; second cousin five times removed of Noah Phelps; third cousin once removed of Chauncey Forward Black (1839-1904); third cousin thrice removed of Augustus Herman Pettibone; fourth cousin once removed of Marcus Hensey Holcomb, Joseph Wells Holcomb and Burton Everett Hoskins.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Paul Joseph Kilday (1900-1968) — also known as Paul J. Kilday — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex.; Washington, D.C. Born in Sabinal, Uvalde County, Tex., March 29, 1900. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Texas 20th District, 1939-61; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956; Judge of U.S. Court of Military Appeals, 1961-67. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Knights of Columbus. Died October 12, 1968 (age 68 years, 197 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick Kilday and Mary (Tallent) Kilday; married, August 9, 1932, to Cecile Newton.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Jesse Paine Wolcott (1893-1969) — also known as Jesse P. Wolcott — of Port Huron, St. Clair County, Mich. Born in Gardner, Worcester County, Mass., March 3, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; St. Clair County Prosecuting Attorney, 1927-30; U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1931-57. Universalist or Congregationalist. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; Lions; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows; Elks; American Legion; Moose. Died in Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md., January 28, 1969 (age 75 years, 331 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Bradford Wolcott (1851-1924) and Lillis Betsy (Paine) Wolcott (1858-1953); married 1927 to Grace Aileen Sullivan (1887-1973).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Arthur Ainslie Ageton (1900-1971) — also known as Arthur A. Ageton — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md.; Washington, D.C. Born in Fromberg, Carbon County, Mont., October 25, 1900. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; rear admiral; U.S. Ambassador to Paraguay, 1954-57; university professor. Episcopalian. Died, in Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., April 23, 1971 (age 70 years, 180 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Peter Benjamin Ageton and Minnie Anna (Drummond) Ageton; married, November 24, 1933, to Jo Lucille Gallion.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by Arthur A. Ageton: Admiral Ambassador to Russia, with William H. Standley (1955) — The Naval Officer's Guide (1944) — Naval Leadership and the American Bluejacket (1944)
      Fiction by Arthur A. Ageton: Hit the Beach — The Jungle Seas
      Cleo Allen Noel, Jr. (1918-1973) — also known as Cleo A. Noel, Jr. — of Missouri. Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., August 6, 1918. U.S. Ambassador to Sudan, 1972-73, died in office 1973. Assassinated in Sudan, March 2, 1973 (age 54 years, 208 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Glen Edgar Edgerton (1887-1976) — Born in Parkerville, Morris County, Kan., April 17, 1887. Engineer; Major General, U.S. Army; Governor of Panama Canal Zone, 1940-44. Member, American Society of Civil Engineers; Phi Kappa Phi. Died in Washington, D.C., 1976 (age about 89 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Edgar Edgerton and Alice (Green) Edgerton; married, December 8, 1914, to Cordelia Irene Hessin (1887-1958).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Melvin Lawrence Manfull (1919-2000) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Farmington, Davis County, Utah, February 24, 1919. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Central African Republic, 1971-72; Liberia, 1972. Suffered a heart attack, and died soon after, at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, D.C., September 11, 2000 (age 81 years, 200 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, October 23, 1942, to Suzanne Dunning.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      William Francis James (1873-1945) — also known as W. Frank James — of Hancock, Houghton County, Mich. Born in Morristown, Morris County, N.J., May 23, 1873. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; real estate and insurance business; Houghton County Treasurer, 1901-04; mayor of Hancock, Mich., 1908-10; member of Michigan state senate 32nd District, 1911-14; U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1915-35; defeated, 1934, 1936. Methodist. Cornish ancestry. Member, United Spanish War Veterans; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Maccabees; Foresters; Eagles. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., November 17, 1945 (age 72 years, 178 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William F. James and Elizabeth A. (Williams) James; married, March 18, 1904, to Jennie M. Mingay.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edward Stanley Kellogg (1870-1948) — Born in Morrisania, Westchester County (now part of Bronx, Bronx County), N.Y., August 20, 1870. U.S. Navy officer; Governor of American Samoa. Died, in the Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., January 8, 1948 (age 77 years, 141 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward Nealley Kellogg (1841-1874) and Jane Harriet 'Janie' (Pollock) Kellogg; married, June 2, 1900, to Emily Wendell Taylor (1873-1946); first cousin twice removed of Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875); second cousin once removed of George Bradley Kellogg and Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918); second cousin thrice removed of Daniel Fiske Kellogg; second cousin four times removed of Aaron Kellogg; third cousin twice removed of Albert Gallatin Kellogg and Charles Kellogg (1839-1903); third cousin thrice removed of Jason Kellogg, Charles Kellogg (1773-1842), Orsamus Cook Merrill, Elijah Hunt Mills and Timothy Merrill (1781-1836); fourth cousin once removed of Alfred Clark Chapin.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Philip Bracken Fleming (1887-1955) — also known as Philip B. Fleming — of Washington, D.C.; New Hampshire. Born in Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, October 15, 1887. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; general in the U.S. Army during World War II; head of Federal Works Agency and of Federal Maritime Commission; U.S. Ambassador to Costa Rica, 1951-53. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Delta Upsilon. Died, of cancer, in Washington, D.C., October 6, 1955 (age 67 years, 356 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Joseph Fleming and Mary (Bracken) Fleming; married, December 5, 1914, to Dorothy Carson.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Leon Harry Gavin (1893-1963) — also known as Leon H. Gavin — of Oil City, Venango County, Pa. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., February 25, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1943-63 (20th District 1943-45, 19th District 1945-53, 23rd District 1953-63); died in office 1963. Died in Washington, D.C., September 15, 1963 (age 70 years, 202 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Adolph Dubs (1920-1979) — of Maryland. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., August 4, 1920. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan, 1978-79, died in office 1979. Assassinated in Afghanistan, February 14, 1979 (age 58 years, 194 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Samuel David Berger (1911-1980) — also known as Samuel D. Berger — of Gloversville, Fulton County, N.Y. Born in Gloversville, Fulton County, N.Y., December 6, 1911. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to South Korea, 1961-64. Jewish. Died, of cancer, Washington, D.C., February 12, 1980 (age 68 years, 68 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Harry I. Berger and Bess (Cohen) Berger; married, September 25, 1937, to Margaret Fowler.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Books about Samuel David Berger: Graenum Berger, A Not So Silent Envoy : A Biography of Ambassador Samuel David Berger
      Phelps Phelps (1897-1981) — also known as Phelps von Rottenburg — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Newark, Essex County, N.J.; Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J.; Wildwood, Cape May County, N.J. Born in Bonn, Germany, May 4, 1897. Member of New York state assembly, 1924-28, 1937-38 (New York County 10th District 1924-28, New York County 3rd District 1937-38); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936, 1948 (alternate); member of New York state senate 13th District, 1939-42; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Governor of American Samoa, 1951-52; U.S. Ambassador to Dominican Republic, 1952-53; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956, 1960, 1964 (alternate); delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention, 1966. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the Revolution; Psi Upsilon; Urban League; Elks; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Society of Colonial Wars; Union League; Delta Theta Phi. Died in Wildwood, Cape May County, N.J., June 10, 1981 (age 84 years, 37 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Franz von Rottenburg (1845-1907) and Marian (Phelps) von Rottenburg (1868-1922); nephew of Sheffield Phelps (1864-1902); grandson of William Walter Phelps; great-grandnephew of Norman A. Phelps; third great-grandnephew of Noah Phelps; first cousin once removed of Harold Sheffield Van Buren and Mabel Thorp Boardman; first cousin four times removed of Elisha Phelps; second cousin twice removed of Hiram Bidwell Case; second cousin thrice removed of John Smith Phelps; third cousin thrice removed of Amos Pettibone, Jesse Hoyt and George Smith Catlin; eighth great-grandson of Thomas Welles.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
    James H. Keeley, Jr. James Hugh Keeley, Jr. (1895-1985) — also known as James H. Keeley, Jr. — of Washington, D.C.; California. Born in Curwensville, Clearfield County, Pa., November 27, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Constantinople, as of 1921; U.S. Consul in Damascus, as of 1924-27; Beirut, as of 1929-30; Montreal, as of 1932; Salonika, 1936-39; U.S. Minister to Syria, 1947-50. Died in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa., January 20, 1985 (age 89 years, 54 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Hugh Keeley Keeley and Sarah (Morgan) Keeley; married, December 21, 1922, to Mathilde Vossler (1892-1978); father of Robert Vossler Keeley (1929-).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: U.S. passport application (1920)
      Arnold Lewis Raphel (1943-1988) — also known as Arnold L. Raphel — of New Jersey. Born in 1943. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan, 1987-88, died in office 1988. Killed when a plane in which he was a passenger was blown up in midair by terrorists, near Bahawalpur, Pakistan, August 17, 1988 (age about 45 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Gerard Coad Smith (1914-1994) — also known as Gerard C. Smith — of Washington, D.C. Born May 4, 1914. U.S. Ambassador to , 1977-80. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1981. Died July 4, 1994 (age 80 years, 61 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      William David Ford (1927-2004) — also known as William D. Ford — of Taylor, Wayne County, Mich.; Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., August 6, 1927. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 19th District, 1961-62; member of Michigan state senate 21st District, 1963-64; U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1965-95 (15th District 1965-93, 13th District 1993-95); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992. United Church of Christ. Scottish ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary; Phi Delta Phi; Jaycees; Moose; Eagles. Died in Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich., August 14, 2004 (age 77 years, 8 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Ford and Jean (McGhee) Ford; married to Corinne Helene Sletten.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frank Jefferson Horton (1919-2004) — also known as Frank Horton — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y.; Bentonville, Warren County, Va. Born in Cuero, DeWitt County, Tex., December 12, 1919. Republican. Major in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1963-93 (36th District 1963-73, 34th District 1973-83, 29th District 1983-93). Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died, following a stroke, in a hospital at Winchester, Va., August 30, 2004 (age 84 years, 262 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Marjorie Wilcox and Nancy Richmond.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert Low Bacon (1884-1938) — also known as Robert L. Bacon; "Prince Charming" — of Westbury, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y.; Old Westbury, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Jamaica Plain, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 23, 1884. Republican. Investment banker; served in the U.S. Army on the Mexican border; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920; U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1923-38; died in office 1938. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Elks; Moose. Died, of a heart attack, at the state police barracks, Lake Success, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., September 12, 1938 (age 54 years, 51 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Martha Waldron (Cowdin) Bacon (1860-1940) and Robert Bacon (1860-1919); brother of Gaspar Griswold Bacon; married, April 14, 1913, to Virginia Murray.
      Political family: Bacon family of Westbury, New York.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Hampson Gary (1873-1952) — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex.; Washington, D.C. Born in Tyler, Smith County, Tex., April 23, 1873. Democrat. Lawyer; vice-president, Royall National Bank; director, Guaranty State Bank; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1901-02; member of Texas Democratic State Executive Committee, 1902-04; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1908; U.S. Diplomatic Agent to Egypt, 1917-18; U.S. Consul General in Cairo, 1917-20; U.S. Minister to Switzerland, 1920-21. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Tau Omega; Sons of the Revolution; Society of Colonial Wars. Died April 18, 1952 (age 78 years, 361 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Franklin Newman Gary and Martha Isabella (Boren) Gary; married, December 18, 1901, to Bessie Royall.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Augustine Bernard Kelley (1883-1957) — also known as Augustine B. Kelley — of Greensburg, Westmoreland County, Pa. Born in New Baltimore, Somerset County, Pa., July 9, 1883. Democrat. Owner and operator of coal mines; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1941-57 (28th District 1941-45, 27th District 1945-53, 21st District 1953-57); died in office 1957. Member, Ancient Order of Hibernians. Died in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., November 20, 1957 (age 74 years, 134 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Abraham Francis Kelley and Mary Elizabeth (Kegg) Kelley; married, June 24, 1913, to Ella Marie Bates.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Henry Oscar Talle (1892-1969) — also known as Henry O. Talle — of Decorah, Winneshiek County, Iowa. Born near Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minn., January 12, 1892. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; school teacher; superintendent of schools; college professor; U.S. Representative from Iowa, 1939-59 (4th District 1939-43, 2nd District 1943-59); defeated, 1936 (4th District), 1958 (2nd District). Lutheran. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died in Washington, D.C., March 14, 1969 (age 77 years, 61 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Talle and Anna (Ovri) Talle; married 1920 to Edith Margaret Huset (died 1938).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Edward Van Zandt (1898-1986) — also known as James E. Van Zandt — of Altoona, Blair County, Pa. Born in Altoona, Blair County, Pa., December 18, 1898. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; worked in Altoona shops of Pennsylvania Railroad; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1939-43, 1947-63 (23rd District 1939-43, 22nd District 1947-53, 20th District 1953-63); resigned 1943; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1952 ; candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1962. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Freemasons; Shriners; Jesters; Knights of Pythias; Grange; Eagles; Patriotic Order Sons of America. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., January 6, 1986 (age 87 years, 19 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James T. Van Zandt and Kathryn Van Zandt.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      Harold Royce Gross (1899-1987) — also known as H. R. Gross — of Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa. Born in Arispe, Union County, Iowa, June 30, 1899. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Iowa 3rd District, 1949-75. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks. Died in Washington, D.C., September 22, 1987 (age 88 years, 84 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Ray John Madden (1892-1987) — also known as Ray J. Madden — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb.; Gary, Lake County, Ind. Born in Waseca, Waseca County, Minn., February 25, 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; municipal judge in Nebraska, 1916; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Lake County Treasurer, 1938-42; U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1943-77 (1st District 1943-63, 8th District 1963-65, 1st District 1965-77); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968. Member, American Legion. Died in Washington, D.C., September 28, 1987 (age 95 years, 215 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Madden and Mary Elizabeth (Burns) Madden.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      George Whelan Anderson, Jr. (1906-1992) — also known as George W. Anderson, Jr. — of Washington, D.C. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., December 15, 1906. U.S. Chief of Naval Operations, 1961-63; U.S. Ambassador to Portugal, 1963-66. Catholic. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Knights of Columbus. Died, of congestive heart failure, in the Arleigh Burke Pavilion nursing home, McLean, Fairfax County, Va., March 20, 1992 (age 85 years, 96 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George W. Anderson and Clara (Green) Anderson; married, October 3, 1933, to Muriel Buttling (died 1947); married, May 15, 1948, to Mary Lee Lamar Sample.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Loren E. Lawrence (1926-1993) — Born in Hamilton, Greenwood County, Kan., January 26, 1926. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Jamaica, 1979-82. Died in 1993 (age about 67 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Dwight Dickinson III (1916-1997) — of Jamestown, Newport County, R.I. Born in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md., December 13, 1916. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Togo, 1970-74. Died in Jamestown, Newport County, R.I., 1997 (age about 80 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Spencer Dickinson (1883-1952); married to Eleanor Anderson Hoge.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Herbert Butler Powell (1903-1998) — also known as Herbert B. Powell — of Oregon. Born in Monmouth, Polk County, Ore., 1903. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; U.S. Ambassador to New Zealand, 1963-67. Died at a nursing home in Williamsburg, Va., April 4, 1998 (age about 94 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Thomas Stuart Estes (1913-2001) — also known as Thomas S. Estes — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Rumford, Oxford County, Maine, January 23, 1913. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Upper Volta, 1961-66. Died, of congestive heart failure, in the Freedom Village Nursing Center, Bradenton, Manatee County, Fla., December 29, 2001 (age 88 years, 340 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Richard McGarrah Helms (1913-2002) — also known as Richard Helms — of Washington, D.C. Born in St. Davids, Delaware County, Pa., March 30, 1913. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Director, U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, 1966-73; U.S. Ambassador to Iran, 1973-77; pleaded guilty in 1977 to perjury charges, over his testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Member, Chi Psi; Phi Beta Kappa. Died, of multiple myeloma, in Washington, D.C., October 22, 2002 (age 89 years, 206 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1939 to Julia Bretzman Shields (divorced 1968); married 1968 to Cynthia McKelvie.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
      Julian Martin Niemczyk (1920-2009) — also known as Julian M. Niemczyk — Born in Fort Sill, Comanche County, Okla., August 26, 1920. U.S. Ambassador to Czechoslovakia, 1986-89. Died in Virginia, September 16, 2009 (age 89 years, 21 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Martin Niemczyk and Gertrude Niemczyk; married 1947 to Margaret Ann McCann (1926-2011).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Rutter Brooke (1838-1926) — also known as John R. Brooke — of Rosemont, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Montgomery County, Pa., July 21, 1838. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of Puerto Rico. Died September 5, 1926 (age 88 years, 46 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Brooke and Martha (Rutter) Brooke; married, December 24, 1863, to Louisa Roberts (died 1867); married, September 19, 1877, to Mary L. Stearns (daughter of Onslow Stearns (1810-1878)).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Pigott Cronan (1879-1929) — also known as William P. Cronan — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 6, 1879. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; Governor of Guam, 1916. Died in La Jolla, San Diego County, Calif., March 18, 1929 (age 50 years, 12 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick J. Cronan (1846-1909) and Ellen Theresa (Pigott) Cronan (1846-1899); married to Nellie Grant (1881-1972; granddaughter of Ulysses Simpson Grant (1822-1885)); nephew of James Protus Pigott.
      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 Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Holt Gale (1864-1932) — also known as William H. Gale — of Washington, D.C.; Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 26, 1864. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; U.S. Consul in Puerto Plata, 1906-07; Malta, 1907-10; Colón, 1914-15; U.S. Consul General in Athens, 1910-14; Munich, 1915-17; Copenhagen, 1917-18; Hong Kong, 1920-24; Amsterdam, 1924-26; Budapest, 1926-29; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Greece, 1910. Episcopalian. Member, Theta Xi. Died, from pneumonia, in Rome, Italy, April 27, 1932 (age 68 years, 92 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Gale and Elizabeth Varian (Naylor) Gale; married, August 5, 1905, to Corinne Blackburn (daughter of Joseph Clay Stiles Blackburn; niece of Luke Pryor Blackburn (1816-1887)).
      Political family: Blackburn-Slaughter-Buckner-Madison family of Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Royal Cleaves Johnson (1882-1939) — also known as Royal C. Johnson — of Highmore, Hyde County, S.Dak.; Aberdeen, Brown County, S.Dak. Born in Cherokee, Cherokee County, Iowa, October 3, 1882. Republican. Lawyer; Hyde County State's Attorney, 1909-10; South Dakota state attorney general, 1911-15; U.S. Representative from South Dakota 2nd District, 1915-33; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1932. Congregationalist. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Delta Theta Phi; Freemasons; Elks. Died August 2, 1939 (age 56 years, 303 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Eli Johnson and Philena (Everett) Johnson; married, October 5, 1907, to Florence Thode.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Paul Humiston Alling (1896-1949) — also known as Paul H. Alling — of Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., July 15, 1896. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Beirut, 1924-26, 1927-28; Aleppo, 1926; Damascus, 1926-27; U.S. Diplomatic Agent to Morocco, 1945-47; U.S. Consul General in Tangier, as of 1947; U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan, 1947-48. Member, Delta Phi. Died, in the Naval Medical Center, in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., January 18, 1949 (age 52 years, 187 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edson Lyman Alling and Lulu Augusta (Harrison) Alling; married, June 23, 1923, to Romaine Bradem Loar.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      William Purrington Cole, Jr. (1889-1957) — also known as William P. Cole, Jr. — of Towson, Baltimore County, Md. Born in Towson, Baltimore County, Md., May 11, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Maryland 2nd District, 1927-29, 1931-43; Judge of U.S. Customs Court, 1942-52; Associate Judge of U.S. Court of Customs and Patent Appeals, 1952-57. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Odd Fellows; Junior Order; Phi Kappa Sigma. Died in Baltimore, Md., September 22, 1957 (age 68 years, 134 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Purrington Cole and Ida Estelle (Stocksdale) Cole; married, June 27, 1918, to Edith Moore Cole.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edwin Keith Thomson (1919-1960) — also known as E. Keith Thomson — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Born in Newcastle, Weston County, Wyo., February 8, 1919. Republican. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1952; member of Wyoming state house of representatives, 1952-54; U.S. Representative from Wyoming at-large, 1955-60; died in office 1960; elected U.S. Senator from Wyoming 1960, but died before taking office. Died in Cody, Park County, Wyo., December 9, 1960 (age 41 years, 305 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Bernard William Kearney (1889-1976) — also known as Bernard W. Kearney; Pat Kearney — of Gloversville, Fulton County, N.Y.; Lake Pleasant, Hamilton County, N.Y. Born in Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y., May 23, 1889. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Fulton County District Attorney, 1931-42; U.S. Representative from New York, 1943-59 (30th District 1943-45, 31st District 1945-53, 32nd District 1953-59). Catholic. Member, Elks; Eagles; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Knights of Columbus; Grange; Delta Chi. Died June 3, 1976 (age 87 years, 11 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick B. Kearney and Josephine (Oster) Kearney; married, March 31, 1917, to Lillian Dean.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Grant O'Hara (1925-1989) — also known as James G. O'Hara — of Utica, Macomb County, Mich. Born in Washington, D.C., November 8, 1925. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1959-77 (7th District 1959-65, 12th District 1965-77); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1960, 1968; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1976. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Disabled American Veterans; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died, from lung cancer, in the George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, D.C., March 13, 1989 (age 63 years, 125 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Raphael McNulty O'Hara and Neta Lloyd (Hemphill) O'Hara; married, February 14, 1953, to Susan Puskas.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Nesbitt Wilson (1933-2010) — also known as Charles Wilson; Charlie Wilson; "Good Time Charlie" — of Lufkin, Angelina County, Tex. Born in Trinity, Trinity County, Tex., June 1, 1933. Democrat. Lumber business; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1961-66; member of Texas state senate, 1966-72; U.S. Representative from Texas 2nd District, 1973-96; resigned 1996; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Methodist. Died, from cardio-pulmonary arrest, in Lufkin Memorial Hospital, Lufkin, Angelina County, Tex., February 10, 2010 (age 76 years, 254 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1999 to Barbara Alberstadt.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      James Archibald Frear (1861-1939) — also known as James A. Frear — of Hudson, St. Croix County, Wis. Born in Hudson, St. Croix County, Wis., October 24, 1861. Republican. Lawyer; member of Wisconsin state assembly from St. Croix County, 1903-04; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1905-06; secretary of state of Wisconsin, 1907-13; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin, 1913-35 (10th District 1913-33, 9th District 1933-35). Died in Washington, D.C., May 28, 1939 (age 77 years, 216 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Aaron H. Frear and Margaret Jane (Rickard) Frear; married 1889 to Harriet E. Wood.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    John J. Pershing John Joseph Pershing (1860-1948) — also known as John J. Pershing; "Black Jack" — of Washington, D.C. Born in Laclede, Linn County, Mo., September 13, 1860. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; general in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1920; his autobiography won the Pulitzer Prize for history in 1932. Member, Freemasons. Died in Washington, D.C., July 15, 1948 (age 87 years, 306 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John F. Pershing and Anne E. (Thompson) Pershing; married, June 26, 1905, to Helen Frances Warren (daughter of Francis Emroy Warren (1844-1929)).
      Pershing County, Nev. is named for him.
      Pershing Road, in Chicago, Illinois, is named for him.
      Politician named for him: John Pershing Caulfield
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Munsey's Magazine, May 1919
      Nelson Burr Gaskill (1875-1964) — also known as Nelson B. Gaskill — of Camden, Camden County, N.J.; Washington, D.C. Born in Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J., September 12, 1875. Republican. Lawyer; member, Federal Trade Commission, 1920-25; chair, Federal Trade Commission, 1921-22. Died October 6, 1964 (age 89 years, 24 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ellie (Logan) Gaskill (1848-1915) and Joseph H. Gaskill (1850-1935).
      Political family: Gaskill family of Mt. Holly, New Jersey.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      George McInvale Grant (1897-1982) — also known as George M. Grant — of Troy, Pike County, Ala. Born in Louisville, Barbour County, Ala., July 11, 1897. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; chair of Pike County Democratic Party, 1927-37; member of Alabama Democratic State Executive Committee, 1935-38; U.S. Representative from Alabama, 1938-65 (2nd District 1938-63, at-large 1963-65). Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Woodmen; American Legion; Pi Kappa Phi; Kiwanis. Died, from a heart attack, on a cruise aboard the Queen Elizabeth II, en route to New York, probably in the North Atlantic Ocean, November 4, 1982 (age 85 years, 116 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Benjamin Giles Grant and Lannie Gholson (Stephens) Grant; married, December 5, 1938, to Matalie Carter.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Robert C. Frasure (1942-1995) — of Falls Church, Va. Born in Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va., April 20, 1942. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Estonia, 1992-94. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Killed when the vehicle he was riding in plunged down a ravine and exploded, on Mount Igman, near Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, August 19, 1995 (age 53 years, 121 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Katharina Witting.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Andrew Young (1916-2002) — also known as John Young — of Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Born in Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex., November 10, 1916. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; Nueces County Attorney, 1951-52; Nueces County Judge, 1953-56; U.S. Representative from Texas 14th District, 1957-79; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., January 22, 2002 (age 85 years, 73 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Michael James McDermott (1894-1955) — Born in Peabody, Essex County, Mass., July 2, 1894. U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador, 1953-54. Died in Washington, D.C., August 5, 1955 (age 61 years, 34 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Meyer Robert Guggenheim (1885-1959) — also known as M. Robert Guggenheim — of Washington, D.C. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 17, 1885. Major in the U.S. Army during World War I; executive, American Smelting and Refining Corporation; U.S. Ambassador to Portugal, 1953-54. Died in Georgetown, Washington, D.C., November 16, 1959 (age 74 years, 183 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel Guggenheim and Florence (Schloss) Guggenheim; brother of Harry Frank Guggenheim (1890-1971); married 1905 to Grace L. Bernheimer; married 1915 to Margaret Gibbs Miller Weyher (born 1896); married 1928 to Elizabeth Bross Eaton (born 1903); married 1938 to Rebecca Pollard (1904-1994); nephew of Solomon R. Guggenheim and Simon Guggenheim.
      Political family: McCormick-Guggenheim-Morton-Medill family of Illinois and New York.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Elmer Joseph Holland (1894-1968) — also known as Elmer J. Holland — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., January 8, 1894. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1934-42; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1942-43, 1956-68 (33rd District 1942-43, 30th District 1956-63, 20th District 1963-68); died in office 1968; major in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Pennsylvania state senate 38th District, 1943-56. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; United Steelworkers of America. Died in Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md., August 9, 1968 (age 74 years, 214 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edouard Victor Michel Izac (1891-1990) — also known as Edouard V. M. Izac — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Born in Cresco, Howard County, Iowa, December 18, 1891. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; U.S. Representative from California, 1937-47 (20th District 1937-43, 23rd District 1943-47); defeated, 1934, 1946; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1940, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee). Received the Medal of Honor for actions as a German prisoner of war in 1918. Died in Fairfax, Va., January 18, 1990 (age 98 years, 31 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Richard Crawford White (1923-1998) — also known as Richard C. White — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Born in El Paso, El Paso County, Tex., April 29, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1955-58; U.S. Representative from Texas 16th District, 1965-83. Episcopalian. Member, Phi Alpha Delta; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; American Bar Association. Died February 18, 1998 (age 74 years, 295 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Robert Lawrence Coughlin, Jr. (1929-2001) — also known as R. Lawrence Coughlin — of Villanova, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa., April 11, 1929. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean conflict; lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Montgomery County 1st District, 1965-67; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 13th District, 1969-93. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Jaycees; Military Order of the World Wars. Died in Mathews, Mathews County, Va., November 30, 2001 (age 72 years, 233 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Nephew of Clarence Dennis Coughlin (1883-1946).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Richmond Pearson Hobson Richmond Pearson Hobson (1870-1937) — also known as Richmond P. Hobson; "The Most Kissed Man in America"; "The Father of American Prohibition" — of Greensboro, Hale County, Ala.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Greensboro, Hale County, Ala., August 17, 1870. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1904; U.S. Representative from Alabama 6th District, 1907-15. Advocate for nation-wide alcohol prohibition; received the Medal of Honor in 1933 for action at Santiago de Cuba in February, 1898. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 16, 1937 (age 66 years, 211 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Marcellus Hobson and Sarah Croom (Pearson) Hobson; married, May 25, 1905, to Grizelda Houston Hull; uncle of James Hobson Morrison, Sr. (1908-2000).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Books by Richmond P. Hobson: The Sinking of the Merrimac (1900) — America Must Be Mistress of the Seas (1902) — Why America Should Hold Naval Supremacy (1903) — Paramount Importance of Immediate Naval Expansion (1904) — Buck Jones at Annapolis (1907) — Diplomacy And The Fleet (1908) — Arbitration and Armaments (1908) — In Line of Duty (1909) — America's War Policy (1910) — Fortification of the Panama Canal (1911) — The Great Destroyer [alcohol] (1911) — Our Country's Destiny (1913) — Destroying the Great Destroyer (1915) — America and the World War (1917) — The Great Reform (1918) — Alcohol and the Human Race (1919)
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1908
      Melvin Joseph Maas (1898-1964) — also known as Melvin J. Maas — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn.; Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn., May 14, 1898. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; insurance business; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 4th District, 1927-33, 1935-45; defeated, 1932 (Independent, at-large), 1944 (Republican, 4th District); served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. Catholic. Member, Military Order of the World Wars; Disabled American Veterans; Knights of Columbus; Woodmen; Moose; Eagles. Stricken with total blindness in August 1951. Died in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., April 13, 1964 (age 65 years, 335 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frank Newton Maas and Rose (Brady) Maas; married, October 9, 1920, to Katherine Bole; married, December 1, 1934, to Katherine Endress.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Charles Hart (1877-1971) — also known as Thomas C. Hart — of Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Davison, Genesee County, Mich., June 12, 1877. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War, World War I, and World War II; became an admiral in 1939; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1945-46. Died in Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn., July 4, 1971 (age 94 years, 22 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      George Evan Howell (1905-1980) — also known as Evan Howell — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill.; Largo, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Marion, Williamson County, Ill., September 21, 1905. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; referee in bankruptcy for U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois, 1937-41; U.S. Representative from Illinois 21st District, 1941-47; defeated in primary, 1938; resigned 1947; Judge of U.S. Court of Claims, 1947-53; chairman, Illinois Toll Highway Commission, 1953-55. Died in Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla., January 18, 1980 (age 74 years, 119 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      J. Herbert Burke (1913-1993) — of Hollywood, Broward County, Fla.; Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., January 14, 1913. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Florida, 1967-79 (10th District 1967-73, 12th District 1973-79); defeated, 1955 (6th District), 1978 (12th District); delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1972. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Eagles; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans; Elks; Moose; Kiwanis. Arrested in 1978 for being drunk and disruptive in the parking lot of a strip club; pleaded guilty to public drunkenness, disorderly conduct and witness tampering. Died in Fern Park, Seminole County, Fla., June 16, 1993 (age 80 years, 153 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert Garcia (1933-2017) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; Washington, D.C. Born in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., January 9, 1933. Served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; computer engineer; member of New York state assembly, 1966-67 (83rd District 1966, 77th District 1967); resigned 1967; member of New York state senate 30th District, 1967-78; U.S. Representative from New York, 1978-90 (21st District 1978-83, 18th District 1983-90); resigned 1990; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980, 1984, 1988; indicted in 1988, along with his wife, on federal bribery and extortion charges; convicted in October 1989 and sentenced to three years in prison (served 104 days); the conviction was reversed on appeal; retried and again convicted in 1991; the second conviction was also overturned, and prosecutors dropped the case. Puerto Rican ancestry. Died in San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico, January 25, 2017 (age 84 years, 16 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Julius H. Stahel Julius H. Stahel (1827-1912) — also known as Julius H. Stahel-Számwald — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Szeged, Hungary, November 5, 1827. Newspaper editor; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; received the Medal of Honor in 1893 for action at the Battle of Piedmont, June 5, 1864; U.S. Consul in Yokohama, 1866-69; Osaka, 1877-84; Hiogo, 1877-84; mining engineer; U.S. Consul General in Shanghai, 1884-85; insurance executive. Hungarian ancestry. Member, Loyal Legion. Died, from angina pectoris, in the Hotel St. James, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 4, 1912 (age 85 years, 29 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Empire State Notables (1914)
      Blackburn Barrett Dovener (1842-1914) — also known as Blackburn B. Dovener — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Tays Valley, Cabell County, Va. (now W.Va.), April 20, 1842. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1883-84; U.S. Representative from West Virginia, 1895-1907 (1st District 1895-97, at-large 1897-99, 1st District 1899-1907); defeated, 1890. Died May 9, 1914 (age 72 years, 19 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Robert Thomas (1846-1914) — also known as John R. Thomas — of Metropolis, Massac County, Ill. Born in Mt. Vernon, Jefferson County, Ill., October 11, 1846. Republican. U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1879-89 (18th District 1879-83, 20th District 1883-89); federal judge, 1897. Died in McAlester, Pittsburg County, Okla., January 19, 1914 (age 67 years, 100 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Donald Lester Jackson (1910-1981) — also known as Donald L. Jackson — of Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Washington, D.C. Born in Ipswich, Edmunds County, S.Dak., January 23, 1910. Republican. Newspaper editor; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; U.S. Representative from California 16th District, 1947-61; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1969-72. Congregationalist. Member, Elks; Eagles; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Amvets; Reserve Officers Association; Marine Corps League. Died at Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., May 27, 1981 (age 71 years, 124 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Cyrus Lester Jackson and Betina Phoebe (Ames) Jackson; married to Shirley Connell.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Maxwell Davenport Taylor (1901-1987) — also known as Maxwell Taylor — of Washington, D.C. Born in Keytesville, Chariton County, Mo., August 26, 1901. Superintendent of West Point Military Academy, 1945-49; U.S. Commander in Berlin, 1949-51; U.S. Army Chief of Staff, 1955-59; chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1962-64; U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam, 1964-65. Died in Washington, D.C., April 19, 1987 (age 85 years, 236 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Earle Maxwell Taylor and Pearle (Davenport) Taylor; married, January 26, 1925, to Lydia Gardner Happer.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
      Ralph Elihu Becker (1907-1994) — also known as Ralph E. Becker — of Port Chester, Westchester County, N.Y.; Washington, D.C. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., January 29, 1907. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate for Presidential Elector for District of Columbia, 1972; U.S. Ambassador to Honduras, 1976-77. Jewish; later Episcopalian. Lithuanian and Belarusian ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; Federal Bar Association; National Trust for Historic Preservation; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Jewish War Veterans; American Legion; B'nai B'rith; American Jewish Committee. Donor of the Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana to the Smithsonian Institution; a sponsor of the Antarctic-South Pole Operation Deep Freeze expedition, 1963. Died, from congestive heart failure, in George Washington University Hospital, Washington, D.C., August 24, 1994 (age 87 years, 207 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Max Joseph Becker and Rose (Becker) Becker; married to Ann Marie Watters; father of Ralph Elihu Becker, Jr. (1952-).
      Mount Becker, in the Merrick Mountains of Palmer Land, Antarctica, is named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Joseph Brennan, Jr. (1906-1997) — also known as William J. Brennan, Jr. — of New Jersey. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., April 25, 1906. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during World War II; superior court judge in New Jersey, 1949-52; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1952-56; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1956-90; took senior status 1990. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Received the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Died in a nursing home in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., July 24, 1997 (age 91 years, 90 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William J. Brennan and Agnes (McDermott) Brennan; married, May 5, 1928, to Marjorie Leonard.
      Cross-reference: Michael Chertoff — Abraham David Sofaer
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about William J. Brennan: Kim Isaac Eisler, A Justice for All: William J. Brennan, Jr., and the Decisions That Transformed America — David E. Marion, The Jurisprudence of Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. — Hunter R. Clark, Justice Brennan: The Great Conciliator — Charles M. Haar & Jerold S. Kayden, Landmark Justice: The Influence of William J. Brennan on America's Communities — Frank I. Michelman, Brennan and Democracy
      Pierre Emil George Salinger (1925-2004) — also known as Pierre Salinger — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in San Francisco, Calif., June 14, 1925. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; newspaper reporter; press secretary to U.S. Sen. and Pres. John F. Kennedy; U.S. Senator from California, 1964; defeated, 1964; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968; Paris bureau chief for ABC News. Died, from heart failure, in a hospital at Le Thor, Provence, France, October 16, 2004 (age 79 years, 124 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Herbert Salinger and Jehanne (Bietry) Salinger; married, June 28, 1957, to Nancy Brook Joy.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books by Pierre Salinger: P.S.: A Memoir
      James H. Harris (d. 1898) — of North Carolina. Born in St. Mary's County, Md. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; received the Medal of Honor in 1874 for action at New Market Heights, Virginia, September 29, 1864; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1868, 1880, 1884, 1888. African ancestry. Died January 28, 1898. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      John Davis (1851-1902) — Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., September 16, 1851. Private secretary to U.S. Secretary of State Hamilton Fish, 1872-73; lawyer; Judge of U.S. Court of Claims, 1885-1902; died in office 1902. Died in Washington, D.C., May 5, 1902 (age 50 years, 231 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Martha Whiting (Stickney) Davis and Bruyn Hasbrouck Davis (1827-1870); married, October 14, 1875, to Sarah Helen 'Sally' Frelinghuysen (1856-1939; daughter of Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen); nephew of John Chandler Bancroft Davis and Horace Davis; grandson of John Davis (1787-1854); grandfather of Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. and John Davis Lodge; grandnephew of George Bancroft; great-grandfather of George Cabot Lodge; first cousin once removed of Isaac Davis; second cousin of Edward Livingston Davis; second cousin once removed of Livingston Davis.
      Political families: Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Davis family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Joseph Wheeler Joseph Wheeler (1836-1906) — also known as "Fighting Joe" — of Wheeler, Lawrence County, Ala. Born in Augusta, Richmond County, Ga., September 10, 1836. Democrat. General in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; planter; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Alabama 8th District, 1881-82, 1885-1900; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War. Episcopalian. Member, Society of Colonial Wars; Sons of the American Revolution; Sons of the War of 1812. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 25, 1906 (age 69 years, 137 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Wheeler and Julia Knox (Hull) Wheeler; married, February 6, 1866, to Daniella Jones (died 1896; granddaughter of Peter Early (1773-1817)); father of Thomas Harrison Wheeler (served in U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; drowned at Camp Wikoff, 1898).
      Wheeler County, Ga. is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: Men of Mark in America (1906)
      Clinton Dugald MacDougall (1839-1914) — also known as Clinton D. MacDougall — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Born near Glasgow, Scotland, June 14, 1839. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; postmaster at Auburn, N.Y., 1869-73; U.S. Representative from New York, 1873-77 (25th District 1873-75, 26th District 1875-77). Died in Paris, France, May 24, 1914 (age 74 years, 344 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Edward Casey (1898-1980) — also known as Joseph E. Casey — of Clinton, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Clinton, Worcester County, Mass., December 27, 1898. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924 (alternate), 1932, 1940, 1944, 1948; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1935-43; defeated, 1926, 1928; candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1942. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks; Eagles; American Legion. In 1951-52, a U.S. Senate committee investigated transactions in which a group he led made enormous 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, his group allegedly set up several dummy corporations purportedly under American ccontrol, and faked financial statements for them, to buy the tankers on behalf of shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis. A federal indictment against him, over these actions, was unsealed in February 1954, but the charges were dismissed in September. Onassis, also indicted, pleaded guilty and paid a fine. Died September 1, 1980 (age 81 years, 249 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Edward Casey and Winifred M. (Carey) Casey; married to Constance Dudley.
      Cross-reference: Julius C. Holmes — Edward R. Stettinius, Jr.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Chester Craig Hosmer (1915-1982) — also known as Craig Hosmer — of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Brea, Orange County, Calif., May 6, 1915. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from California, 1953-74 (18th District 1953-63, 32nd District 1963-74); defeated, 1950; resigned 1974; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1956. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died of a heart attack, aboard the cruise ship Azure Seas, in the North Pacific Ocean off the coast of California, en route to Mexico, October 11, 1982 (age 67 years, 158 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Lamar Jeffers (1888-1983) — of Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala. Born in Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala., April 16, 1888. Democrat. Major in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Alabama 4th District, 1921-35. Baptist. Member, American Legion; Freemasons. Died in Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Fla., June 1, 1983 (age 95 years, 46 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Henry Jeffers and Anna Frances (Jenkins) Jeffers; married, November 1, 1911, to Martha Ruth Barton.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Peter Francis Mack, Jr. (1916-1986) — also known as Peter F. Mack, Jr. — of Carlinville, Macoupin County, Ill. Born in Carlinville, Macoupin County, Ill., November 1, 1916. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; airplane pilot; U.S. Representative from Illinois 21st District, 1949-63; defeated, 1962, 1974, 1976. Died in Rockville, Montgomery County, Md., July 4, 1986 (age 69 years, 245 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Peter Mack and Catherine Kelly Mack; married, June 25, 1955, to Romona North.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Frank Neville Ikard (1913-1991) — also known as Frank N. Ikard — of Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Tex. Born in Henrietta, Clay County, Tex., January 30, 1913. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; district judge in Texas 30th District, 1948-51; U.S. Representative from Texas 13th District, 1951-61; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956, 1960, 1968. Died in 1991 (age about 78 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    Bill Mauldin William Henry Mauldin (1921-2003) — also known as Bill Mauldin — of New York. Born in Mountain Park, Otero County, N.M., October 29, 1921. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Cartoonist, starting in the Army during World War II; worked as an editorial cartoonist for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and the Chicago Sun-Times newspapers, winning the Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning in 1945 and 1959; appeared as an actor in two 1951 movies: Teresa and The Red Badge of Courage; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1956. Died, from complications of Alzheimer's disease and pneumonia, in a nursing home at Newport Beach, Orange County, Calif., January 22, 2003 (age 81 years, 85 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, February 28, 1942, to Norma Jean Humphries (divorced 1946); married, June 27, 1947, to Natalie Sarah Evans.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Bill Mauldin campaign (1956) via Library of Congress
      Francis Xavier McCloskey (1939-2003) — also known as Frank McCloskey — of Bloomington, Monroe County, Ind. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 12, 1939. Democrat. Mayor of Bloomington, Ind., 1972-82; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1972; U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 1983-85, 1985-95; defeated, 1970, 1994. Catholic. Died, of bladder cancer, November 2, 2003 (age 64 years, 143 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Francis Xavier
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
      John Edwards (1805-1894) — Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., October 24, 1805. Democrat. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1845-46; went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; member of Indiana state senate, 1853; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1856-61; Speaker of the Iowa State House of Representatives, 1859-61; delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention 9th District, 1857; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Arkansas 3rd District, 1871-73. Died in Washington, D.C., April 8, 1894 (age 88 years, 166 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Levi Maish (1837-1899) — of York, York County, Pa. Born in Conewago Township, York County, Pa., November 22, 1837. Democrat. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from York County, 1867-68; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 19th District, 1875-79, 1887-91. Died in Washington, D.C., February 26, 1899 (age 61 years, 96 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    John A. T. Hull John Albert Tiffin Hull (1841-1928) — also known as John A. T. Hull — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Born in Sabina, Clinton County, Ohio, May 1, 1841. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; secretary of state of Iowa, 1879-85; Lieutenant Governor of Iowa, 1886-90; U.S. Representative from Iowa 7th District, 1891-1911. Died in Clarendon, Arlington, Arlington County, Va., September 26, 1928 (age 87 years, 148 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
    John R. Lynch John Roy Lynch (1847-1939) — also known as John R. Lynch — of Natchez, Adams County, Miss. Born in slavery in Concordia Parish, La., September 10, 1847. Republican. Member of Mississippi state house of representatives, 1869-73; Speaker of the Mississippi State House of Representatives, 1871-73; Mississippi Republican state chair, 1871-89; delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1872, 1884 (Temporary Chair), 1888, 1892; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 6th District, 1873-77, 1882-83; major in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War. African ancestry. Died in 1939 (age about 91 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Patrick Lynch and Catharine Lynch; married, December 18, 1884, to Ella W. Somerville.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: James G. Blaine, Twenty Years of Congress, vol. 2 (1886)
      Thaddeus Harold Brown (1887-1941) — also known as Thad H. Brown — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Born in Lincoln Township, Morrow County, Ohio, January 10, 1887. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; secretary of state of Ohio, 1923-27; candidate in primary for Governor of Ohio, 1926; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1928; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928; member, Federal Radio Commission, 1932-34; member, Federal Communications Commission, 1934-40. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; American Academy of Political and Social Science; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Phi Kappa Psi; Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, February 25, 1941 (age 54 years, 46 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Henry Brown and Ella Dell (Monroe) Brown; married, November 10, 1915, to Marie Thrailkill.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Rudolph Gabriel Tenerowicz (1890-1963) — also known as Rudolph G. Tenerowicz — of Hamtramck, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Budapest, Hungary, of Polish parents, June 14, 1890. Physician; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Hamtramck, Mich., 1928-32, 1936-39; resigned 1932; U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1939-43; defeated, 1942 (Democratic primary), 1946 (Republican primary), 1948 (Republican), 1950 (Republican), 1952 (Republican), 1954 (Republican). Polish ancestry. Tried and convicted on vice conspiracy charges in 1932; freed from prison when pardoned by Gov. William A. Comstock. Died in Hamtramck, Wayne County, Mich., August 31, 1963 (age 73 years, 78 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Tenerowicz and Antoinette (Gall) Tenerowicz; brother of Anthony C. Tenerowicz; married to Margaret Tenerowicz (1916?-).
      Political family: Tenerowicz family of Hamtramck, Michigan.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Kenneth Allison Roberts (1912-1989) — also known as Kenneth A. Roberts — of Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala. Born in Piedmont, Calhoun County, Ala., November 1, 1912. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Alabama state senate; elected 1942; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Alabama, 1951-65 (4th District 1951-63, at-large 1963-65); defeated, 1964; shot and wounded in an attack on the U.S. House by Puerto Rican nationalists, 1954. Baptist. Member, Lions; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Woodmen; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks; Alpha Tau Omega; Phi Alpha Delta. Died in Potomac, Montgomery County, Md., May 9, 1989 (age 76 years, 189 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, September 22, 1953, to Margaret Hamilton McMillan.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Joseph Scherle (1923-2003) — also known as William J. Scherle — of Henderson, Mills County, Iowa. Born in Little Falls, Herkimer County, N.Y., March 14, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; farmer; chair of Mills County Republican Party, 1956-64; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1960-66; U.S. Representative from Iowa, 1967-75 (7th District 1967-73, 5th District 1973-75); defeated, 1974. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Farm Bureau. Died in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, August 27, 2003 (age 80 years, 166 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Neal Erlenborn (1927-2005) — also known as John N. Erlenborn; "Mr. ERISA" — of Illinois. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., February 8, 1927. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1957-65; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1965-85 (14th District 1965-83, 13th District 1983-85). Died, from Lewy body disease, in Warrenton, Fauquier County, Va., October 30, 2005 (age 78 years, 264 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Bruce Reynolds Alger (1918-2015) — also known as Bruce Alger — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex.; Carrollton, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., June 12, 1918. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; realtor; real estate developer; builder; U.S. Representative from Texas 5th District, 1955-65; defeated, 1964; delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1956 (speaker), 1960. Protestant. Member, Freemasons. Died in Palm Bay, Brevard County, Fla., April 13, 2015 (age 96 years, 305 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of David Bruce Alger and Clare (Freeman) Alger.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Henry Enochs (1842-1893) — also known as William H. Enochs — of Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio. Born near Middleburg, Noble County, Ohio, March 29, 1842. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1870-71; U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1891-93 (12th District 1891-93, 10th District 1893); died in office 1893. Died in Ironton, Lawrence County, Ohio, July 13, 1893 (age 51 years, 106 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Job Barnard (1844-1923) — of Crown Point, Lake County, Ind.; Washington, D.C. Born in Porter County, Ind., June 8, 1844. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; justice of District of Columbia supreme court, 1899-1914. Died February 28, 1923 (age 78 years, 265 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Barnard and Sally (Williams) Barnard; married, September 25, 1867, to Florence A. Putnam.
      See also federal judicial profile
      William Hopkins Beck (1892-1957) — also known as William H. Beck — of Washington, D.C. Born in Washington, D.C., September 8, 1892. U.S. Consul General in Ottawa, as of 1932; Oslo, as of 1938; Hamilton, 1939-45; Southampton, 1945. Died in Washington, D.C., March 31, 1957 (age 64 years, 204 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Beck and Elizabeth Lawton (Morgan) Beck; married 1923 to Mae Edwards Norwood.
      William Halstead Sutphin (1887-1972) — also known as William H. Sutphin — of Matawan, Monmouth County, N.J. Born in Browntown, Middlesex County, N.J., August 30, 1887. Democrat. Mayor of Matawan, N.J., 1915-16, 1921-26; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 3rd District, 1931-43; defeated, 1942; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1948. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Freemasons; Elks; Junior Order. Died in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md., October 14, 1972 (age 85 years, 45 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Moore McCulloch (1901-1980) — also known as William M. McCulloch — of Piqua, Miami County, Ohio. Born near Holmesville, Holmes County, Ohio, November 24, 1901. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1933-44; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Ohio 4th District, 1947-73; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1964. Member, American Bar Association. Died in Washington, D.C., February 22, 1980 (age 78 years, 90 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Walter Flowers (1933-1984) — of Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala. Born in Greenville, Butler County, Ala., April 12, 1933. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Alabama, 1969-79 (5th District 1969-73, 7th District 1973-79); candidate for U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1978. Died in McLean, Fairfax County, Va., April 12, 1984 (age 51 years, 0 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      George Luzerne Hart, Jr. (1905-1984) — also known as George L. Hart, Jr. — of Washington, D.C. Born in Roanoke, Va., July 14, 1905. Republican. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1956 (member, Credentials Committee); District of Columbia Republican Party chair, 1958; U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia, 1958-79; took senior status 1979. Died, in Washington University Medical Center, Washington, D.C., May 21, 1984 (age 78 years, 312 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Luzerne Hart and Lavela (Slicer) Hart; married, October 12, 1935, to Margaret Louise Neller.
      See also federal judicial profile
      Charles Bruce Brownson (1914-1988) — also known as Charles B. Brownson — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., February 5, 1914. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Indiana 11th District, 1951-59; defeated, 1958. Died in Alexandria, Va., August 4, 1988 (age 74 years, 181 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Richard Lowell Roudebush (1918-1995) — also known as Richard L. Roudebush — of Indiana. Born near Noblesville, Hamilton County, Ind., January 18, 1918. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1960 ; U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1961-71 (6th District 1961-67, 10th District 1967-69, 5th District 1969-71); candidate for U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1970. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Farm Bureau; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Kiwanis. Died in Sarasota, Sarasota County, Fla., January 28, 1995 (age 77 years, 10 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Roy Lehr Roudebush (1890-1974) and Melissa Mae (McMahan) Roudebush; third cousin twice removed of Oscar H. Roudebush; fourth cousin once removed of Allen Cowan Roudebush (1884-1960).
      Political family: Roudebush family of Pennsylvania and Ohio.
      The Richard L. Roudebush V.A. Medical Center, in Indianapolis, Indiana, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lovell Harrison Rousseau (1818-1869) — also known as Lovell H. Rousseau — of Bloomfield, Greene County, Ind.; Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born near Stanford, Lincoln County, Ky., August 4, 1818. Republican. Lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1844-45; served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; member of Indiana state senate, 1847-49; member of Kentucky state senate, 1860-61; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1865-66, 1866-67; resigned 1866; on June 14, 1866, he assaulted Iowa Rep. Josiah B. Grinnell with the iron handle of his cane; reprimanded by the House of Representatives, and resigned, but was elected to fill his own vacancy. Died in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., January 7, 1869 (age 50 years, 156 days). Original interment and cenotaph at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.; reinterment in 1892 at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of David Rousseau; married 1843 to Marie Antoinette Dozier.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edwin Sylvanus Osborne (1839-1900) — also known as Edwin S. Osborne — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Bethany, Wayne County, Pa., August 7, 1839. Republican. Lawyer; major in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1885-91 (at-large 1885-89, 12th District 1889-91); delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1888. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died January 1, 1900 (age 60 years, 147 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of John Ball Osborne (1868-?).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Frank Kowalski (1907-1974) — of New Britain, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., October 18, 1907. Democrat. Colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1959-63; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1960; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1962. Died in Washington, D.C., October 11, 1974 (age 66 years, 358 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, October 20, 1931, to Helene Amelia Bober (1910-1989).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Clyde Taylor Ellis (1908-1980) — also known as Clyde T. Ellis — of Bentonville, Benton County, Ark. Born near Garfield, Benton County, Ark., December 21, 1908. Democrat. Superintendent of schools; lawyer; member of Arkansas state house of representatives, 1933-35; member of Arkansas state senate, 1935-39; U.S. Representative from Arkansas 3rd District, 1939-43; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1940; candidate for U.S. Senator from Arkansas, 1942; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Christian. Member, American Bar Association; Tau Kappa Alpha; Blue Key; Freemasons. Died in Washington, D.C., February 9, 1980 (age 71 years, 50 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Cecil Oscar Ellis and Minerva Jane (Taylor) Ellis; married, December 20, 1931, to Izella Baker.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Marshall Francis McComb (1894-1981) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Denver, Colo., May 6, 1894. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; superior court judge in California, 1927; Judge, California Court of Appeal, 1937-55; justice of California state supreme court, 1956-77; director, Good Samaritan Hospital. Member, Delta Chi; Sigma Delta Kappa; Freemasons; Elks. Died September 5, 1981 (age 87 years, 122 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Harry McComb and Estelle (Tredenick) McComb.
      James Patrick Sinnott Devereux (1903-1988) — also known as James P. Devereux — of Stevenson, Baltimore County, Md. Born in Cuba, February 20, 1903. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; U.S. Representative from Maryland 2nd District, 1951-59; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1952 ; candidate for Governor of Maryland, 1958; Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1972. Catholic. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Farm Bureau. Died in Baltimore, Md., August 5, 1988 (age 85 years, 167 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Patrick Jerome Hillings (1923-1994) — also known as Patrick J. Hillings; Pat Hillings — of Arcadia, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Hobart Mills, Nevada County, Calif., February 19, 1923. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from California, 1951-59 (12th District 1951-53, 25th District 1953-59); delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964; candidate for California state attorney general, 1958; chair of Los Angeles County Republican Party, 1960-61. Died in Palm Desert, Riverside County, Calif., July 20, 1994 (age 71 years, 151 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Frank Bradford Morse (1921-1994) — also known as F. Bradford Morse — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., August 7, 1921. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1961-72; resigned 1972; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks. Died, of heart failure, in Naples, Collier County, Fla., December 18, 1994 (age 73 years, 133 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      Laurie Calvin Battle (1912-2000) — also known as Laurie C. Battle — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Born in Wilsonville, Shelby County, Ala., May 10, 1912. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. Representative from Alabama 9th District, 1947-55; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1954; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1956; candidate in primary for Governor of Alabama, 1958. Methodist. Member, Jaycees; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Kappa Phi Kappa; Omicron Delta Kappa; Kappa Alpha Order; Phi Gamma Mu; Elks; Eagles; Lions. Sponsored Battle Act, which banned U.S. assistance to countries doing business with the Soviet Union. Died, at the Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., May 2, 2000 (age 87 years, 358 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Joseph Phillip Vigorito (1918-2003) — also known as Joseph P. Vigorito — of Pennsylvania. Born in Niles, Trumbull County, Ohio, November 10, 1918. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 24th District, 1965-77; defeated, 1976, 1978. Italian ancestry. Died, of lymphoma, in Walter Reed Army Hospital Center, Washington, D.C., February 5, 2003 (age 84 years, 87 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Jacob Hale Sypher (1837-1905) — also known as J. Hale Sypher — of Louisiana. Born near Millerstown, Perry County, Pa., June 22, 1837. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1868; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 1st District, 1868-69, 1870-75. Died in Baltimore, Md., May 9, 1905 (age 67 years, 321 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Samuel Swinfin Burdett (1836-1914) — also known as Samuel S. Burdett — of Osceola, St. Clair County, Mo.; Washington, D.C. Born in Leicestershire, England, February 21, 1836. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1868; U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1869-73; defeated, 1872. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in England, September 24, 1914 (age 78 years, 215 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Adolph August Hoehling (1868-1941) — also known as Adolph A. Hoehling — of Washington, D.C. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 3, 1868. Republican. Lawyer; justice of District of Columbia supreme court, 1921-28; resigned 1928; banker. Episcopalian. Member, Psi Upsilon; Phi Delta Phi. Died in Washington, D.C., February 17, 1941 (age 72 years, 106 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Adolph August Hoehling (1839-1920; Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy) and Annie (Tilghman) Hoehling (1841-1923); married, June 9, 1906, to Louise G. Carrington (1882-1968).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Avery McIlhenny (1867-1942) — also known as John A. McIlhenny — of Iberia Parish, La. Born in Avery Island, Iberia Parish, La., October 29, 1867. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1900-04; member of Louisiana state senate, 1904-06; member, U.S. Civil Service Commission, 1906-19. Died in Washington, D.C., November 8, 1942 (age 75 years, 10 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edmund McIlhenny (1815-1890; inventor of Tabasco sauce).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Martin Fernard Smith (1891-1954) — also known as Martin F. Smith — of Hoquiam, Grays Harbor County, Wash. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., May 28, 1891. Democrat. State court judge in Washington, 1914; mayor of Hoquiam, Wash., 1928; U.S. Representative from Washington 3rd District, 1933-43. Died October 25, 1954 (age 63 years, 150 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Martin Barnes (1899-1958) — also known as James M. Barnes — of Jacksonville, Morgan County, Ill. Born in Jacksonville, Morgan County, Ill., January 9, 1899. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; lawyer; county judge in Illinois, 1926-34; U.S. Representative from Illinois 20th District, 1939-43; defeated, 1942; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Freemasons; Elks; Kiwanis. Died, of a liver ailment, in Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C., June 8, 1958 (age 59 years, 150 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles A. Barnes and Madge (Martin) Barnes; married, July 15, 1945, to Betty Grove.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Franklin Frederick Korell (1889-1965) — also known as Franklin F. Korell — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., July 23, 1889. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1921; U.S. Representative from Oregon 3rd District, 1927-31; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1928. Died June 7, 1965 (age 75 years, 319 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles H. Korell and Frances M. Korell.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Lee Marvin (1924-1987) — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 19, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; actor; honored guest, Democratic National Convention, 1960. Died, from a heart attack, in Tucson Medical Center, Tucson, Pima County, Ariz., August 29, 1987 (age 63 years, 191 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Robert E. Lee
      Relatives: Son of Lamont Waltman 'Monty' Marvin (1896-1971) and Courtenay (Davidge) Marvin (1898-1963); third great-grandson of Richard Bland Lee (1761-1827); fourth cousin once removed of William de Bruyn Kops.
      Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Pendleton-Lee family; DeBruyn-Washington family of Savannah, Georgia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Edwin Minshall, Jr. (1911-1990) — also known as William E. Minshall, Jr. — of Rocky River, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Delray Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Born in East Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, October 24, 1911. Republican. Lawyer; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1939-40; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Ohio 23rd District, 1955-74; resigned 1974; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1960, 1964, 1972. Died October 15, 1990 (age 78 years, 356 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Jerome Anthony Ambro, Jr. (1928-1993) — also known as Jerome A. Ambro, Jr. — of Huntington Station, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., June 27, 1928. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; Huntington town supervisor; member, Suffolk County Board of Supervisors; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1970; U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1975-81; defeated, 1980. Died, from diabetes, in a hospital at Falls Church, Va., March 4, 1993 (age 64 years, 250 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jerome G. Ambro; married, June 11, 1955, to Helen McCooey (divorced; daughter of John Henry McCooey, Jr. (1899-1948)); married to Antoinette Salatto.
      Political family: McCooey-Ambro family of Brooklyn, New York.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      William Hanes Ayres (1916-2000) — also known as William H. Ayres — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Born in Eagle Rock, Botetourt County, Va., February 5, 1916. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Ohio 14th District, 1951-71; speaker, Republican National Convention, 1956. Methodist. Member, American Legion; Amvets; Eagles; Moose. Died, of heart and kidney ailments, at Vantage House retirement home, Columbia, Howard County, Md., December 27, 2000 (age 84 years, 326 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Campaign slogan: "Ayres Cares."
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Charles Corman (1920-2000) — also known as James C. Corman; Jim Corman — of Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Reseda, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Galena, Cherokee County, Kan., October 20, 1920. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean conflict; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960, 1964; U.S. Representative from California, 1961-81 (22nd District 1961-75, 21st District 1975-81). Methodist. Member, Lions; American Legion; Elks; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Bar Association. Floor manager in U.S. House for Civil Rights Act and Voting Rights Act in 1960s; member of the Kerner Commission on Civil Disorders. Died, following a cerebral hemorrhage, in a hospital at Arlington, Arlington County, Va., December 30, 2000 (age 80 years, 71 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      The James C. Corman Federal Building, in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Parren James Mitchell (1922-2007) — also known as Parren J. Mitchell — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., April 29, 1922. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; college professor; U.S. Representative from Maryland 7th District, 1971-87; defeated in primary, 1968. Episcopalian. African ancestry. Died, of pneumonia, in Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., May 28, 2007 (age 85 years, 29 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Clarence M. Mitchell, Sr. and Elsie (Davis) Mitchell; uncle of Clarence M. Mitchell III and Michael Bowen Mitchell (1945-); granduncle of Clarence M. Mitchell IV and Keiffer Jackson Mitchell, Jr..
      Political family: Mitchell family of Baltimore, Maryland.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Jacob Rhodes III (1943-2011) — also known as John J. Rhodes III — of Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz.; Safford, Graham County, Ariz. Born in Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz., September 8, 1943. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Arizona 1st District, 1987-93; defeated, 1992; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2008. Protestant. Member, Rotary. Suffered injuries in an automobile accident, and died three months later as a result, in Washington, D.C., January 20, 2011 (age 67 years, 134 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Jacob Rhodes (1916-2003).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Halbert Eleazer Paine (1826-1905) — of Wisconsin. Born in Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, February 4, 1826. Republican. U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 1st District, 1865-71. Died in Washington, D.C., April 14, 1905 (age 79 years, 69 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Charles Schuveldt Dewey (1880-1980) — also known as Charles S. Dewey — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio, November 10, 1880. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; banker; Honorary Consul for Ecuador in Chicago, Ill., 1935; U.S. Representative from Illinois 9th District, 1941-45; defeated, 1938, 1944. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Sons of the American Revolution; Delta Psi. As Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the 1920s, he was responsible for the redesign and downsizing of U.S. paper currency. Died in Washington, D.C., December 27, 1980 (age 100 years, 47 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Albert Bromfield Dewey (1846-1934) and Louise (Shufelt) Dewey (1854-1931); married, December 20, 1905, to Suzette de Marigny Hall (1886-1957); married 1959 to Elizabeth (Zolnay) Smith (1903-1977); father of Suzette de Marigny Dewey (1906-1963; who married Frederick Moulton Alger, Jr. (1907-1967)); grandfather of David Dewey Alger (1943-2001; killed in terrorist attack on World Trade Center); first cousin of Chauncey Dewey.
      Political family: Alger family of Detroit, Michigan.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Edward Sheridan (1902-1987) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., September 15, 1902. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 4th District, 1939-47; defeated, 1946; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940, 1944 (alternate), 1948. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 12, 1987 (age 85 years, 58 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Lewis Burwell Puller, Jr. (1945-1994) — of Mt. Vernon, Fairfax County, Va. Born in Jacksonville, Onslow County, N.C., August 18, 1945. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War; lost both legs in the explosion of an improvised land mine in South Vietnam, 1968; candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 1st District, 1978; received a Pulitzer Prize in 1992 for his autobiography, Fortunate Son: The Healing of a Vietnam Vet. Killed by a self-inflicted gunshot, in Mt. Vernon, Fairfax County, Va., May 11, 1994 (age 48 years, 266 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lewis Burwell Puller (1898-1971) and Virginia Montague (Evans) Puller (1908-2006); married to Linda Todd Puller (1945-).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Joel Thomas Broyhill (1919-2006) — also known as Joel T. Broyhill — of Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Born in Hopewell, Va., November 4, 1919. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; taken prisoner by the German forces in the Battle of the Bulge; escaped after six months; U.S. Representative from Virginia 10th District, 1953-75; defeated, 1974; delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1960, 1964. Lutheran. Member, Optimist Club; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans; Amvets; Reserve Officers Association; Freemasons; Moose; Elks; Eagles; Izaak Walton League; Kappa Alpha Order. Died, of congestive heart failure and pneumonia, in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., September 24, 2006 (age 86 years, 324 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Marvin Talmadge Broyhill and Nellie Magdalene (Brewer) Broyhill; married, May 17, 1942, to Jane Marshall Bragg.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Phyllis Kirk (1927-2006) — also known as Phyllis Kirkegaard — Born in Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., September 18, 1927. Democrat. Actress; honored guest, Democratic National Convention, 1960. Female. Danish ancestry. Died, from a cerebral aneurysm, in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., October 19, 2006 (age 79 years, 31 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Warren Vollman Bush (1925-1991).
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Shadrack Shallenberger (1839-1914) — also known as William S. Shallenberger — of Rochester, Beaver County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, November 24, 1839. Republican. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 24th District, 1877-83. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died April 15, 1914 (age 74 years, 142 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Floyd King (1842-1915) — also known as J. Floyd King — of Vidalia, Concordia Parish, La. Born in St. Simons Island, Glynn County, Ga., April 20, 1842. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Louisiana 5th District, 1879-87. Died in Washington, D.C., May 8, 1915 (age 73 years, 18 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Anna Matilda (Page) King (1800-1859) and Thomas Butler King; brother of Florence Barclay King (1834-1912; who married Henry Rootes Jackson); nephew of Henry King (1790-1861).
      Political family: King family of Georgia.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Bertram Tracy Clayton (1862-1918) — also known as Bertram T. Clayton — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Manila, Philippines. Born near Clayton, Barbour County, Ala., October 19, 1862. Democrat. Civil engineer; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1899-1901; defeated, 1900; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I. Killed in action in France, May 30, 1918 (age 55 years, 223 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Henry De Lamar Clayton (1857-1929); married, June 12, 1887, to Louise M. Brasher.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Robert Lewis Coffey, Jr. (1918-1949) — also known as Robert L. Coffey, Jr. — of Johnstown, Cambria County, Pa. Born in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn., October 21, 1918. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 26th District, 1949; died in office 1949. Died in an airplane accident in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M., April 20, 1949 (age 30 years, 181 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Ralph Eugene Updike, Sr. (1894-1953) — also known as Ralph E. Updike — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Brookville, Franklin County, Ind., May 27, 1894. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives from Marion County, 1923-24; U.S. Representative from Indiana 7th District, 1925-29; defeated, 1928. Christian. Dutch and English ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Improved Order of Red Men. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., September 16, 1953 (age 59 years, 112 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1918 to Charlotte Davis.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Alfred John Westland (1904-1982) — also known as Jack Westland — of Everett, Snohomish County, Wash. Born in Everett, Snohomish County, Wash., December 14, 1904. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Washington 2nd District, 1953-65; defeated, 1964. Died in Pebble Beach, Monterey County, Calif., November 3, 1982 (age 77 years, 324 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Patton Sutton (1915-2005) — also known as Pat Sutton — of Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tenn. Born near Wartrace, Bedford County, Tenn., October 31, 1915. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Tennessee, 1949-55 (7th District 1949-53, 6th District 1953-55); candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1954; Lawrence County Sheriff; pleaded no contest in 1964 to charges related to his involvement in a counterfeiting ring; imprisoned for 10 months for violating a federal probation order. Died, in the Lakeland Specialty Hospital, Berrien Center, Berrien County, Mich., February 3, 2005 (age 89 years, 95 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      James Wilson Ragsdale (b. 1848) — also known as James W. Ragsdale — of Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif. Born in Monroe County, Ind., February 12, 1848. Newspaper editor and publisher; member of California state assembly, 1880; member of California state senate, 1880; U.S. Consul in Tientsin, 1897-1903; U.S. Consul General in Tientsin, 1903-08; SAINT Petersburg, 1908-09; Halifax, 1909-11. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Jeffrey Paul Hillelson (1919-2003) — also known as Jeffrey P. Hillelson — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo.; Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, March 9, 1919. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 11th District, 1948; U.S. Representative from Missouri 4th District, 1953-55; defeated, 1954, 1956; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1956; acting postmaster at Kansas City, Mo., 1957-61. Member, Tau Kappa Epsilon. Died in Shawnee Mission, Johnson County, Kan., May 28, 2003 (age 84 years, 80 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Hugh Reid Belknap (1860-1901) — also known as Hugh R. Belknap — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa, September 1, 1860. Republican. U.S. Representative from Illinois 3rd District, 1895-99; defeated, 1898. Died, from intestinal trouble, in Calamba, Laguna, Philippines, November 12, 1901 (age 41 years, 72 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Worth Belknap (1829-1890).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Americus Vespucius Rice (1835-1904) — also known as Americus V. Rice — of Ohio. Born in Ohio, 1835. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio 5th District, 1875-79; candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1884; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1888. Died in 1904 (age about 69 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Amerigo Vespucci
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Thomas Clark (1831-1905) — of Texas. Born in Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn., June 29, 1831. Republican. U.S. Representative from Texas 3rd District, 1869-72. Died in a hospital, at New York, New York County, N.Y., October 12, 1905 (age 74 years, 105 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Thomas Deweese (1835-1906) — of North Carolina. Born in Van Buren, Crawford County, Ark., June 4, 1835. Democrat. U.S. Representative from North Carolina 4th District, 1867-71. Died in Washington, D.C., July 4, 1906 (age 71 years, 30 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Henry Parker (1847-1908) — also known as William H. Parker — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Born in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., May 5, 1847. Republican. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 49th District, 1889-90; U.S. Representative from South Dakota at-large, 1907-08; died in office 1908. Died in Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak., June 26, 1908 (age 61 years, 52 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Francis Lind (1900-1975) — also known as James F. Lind — of York, York County, Pa. Born in York, York County, Pa., October 17, 1900. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 21st District, 1949-53; defeated, 1952. Died April 11, 1975 (age 74 years, 176 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Allard Kenneth Lowenstein (1929-1980) — also known as Allard K. Lowenstein — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Long Beach, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., January 16, 1929. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960 (alternate), 1968, 1972; U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1969-71; defeated, 1970, 1972 (primary), 1972 (Liberal), 1974, 1976, 1978 (primary). Jewish. Member, Americans for Democratic Action. Shot and mortally wounded by Dennis Sweeney, in his law office in Rockefeller Center, and died about seven hours later, in St. Clare's Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 14, 1980 (age 51 years, 58 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gabriel Abraham Lowenstein and Augusta (Goldberg) Lowenstein; married, November 25, 1966, to Jennifer Lyman.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Books about Allard K. Lowenstein: Richard Cummings, The Pied Piper : Allard K. Lowenstein and the Liberal Dream — William H. Chafe, Never Stop Running
      Gladys Noon Spellman (1918-1988) — also known as Gladys Blossom Noon — of Maryland. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 1, 1918. Democrat. School teacher; U.S. Representative from Maryland 5th District, 1975-81. Female. Jewish. Removed from Congress in February 1981 by House resolution, due to incapacitating illness. Died in Rockville, Montgomery County, Md., June 19, 1988 (age 70 years, 110 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Robert Anderson (1921-2007) — also known as William R. Anderson — of Waverly, Humphreys County, Tenn.; Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va. Born in Bakerville, Humphreys County, Tenn., June 17, 1921. Independent candidate for Governor of Tennessee, 1962; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 6th District, 1965-73. Protestant. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Amvets. Commanded the U.S.S. Nautilus on the first under-ice crossing of the North Pole, 1958. Died in Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va., February 25, 2007 (age 85 years, 253 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of David Hensley Anderson and Mary (McKelvey) Anderson; married, June 10, 1943, to Yvonne Etzel (divorced).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Chambers McKibbin (1824-1896) — of Downieville, Sierra County, Calif. Born in Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pa., May 14, 1824. Democrat. Went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; lawyer; member of California state senate, 1852-53; U.S. Representative from California at-large, 1857-59; defeated, 1858; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; general contractor. Died in Marshall Hall, Charles County, Md., July 1, 1896 (age 72 years, 48 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Chambers McKibbin (1798-1891) and Jane (Bell) McKibbin (1802-1871).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Samuel S. Yoder (1841-1921) — of Bluffton, Allen County, Ohio; Lima, Allen County, Ohio. Born in Berlin, Holmes County, Ohio, August 16, 1841. Democrat. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; physician; lawyer; probate judge in Ohio, 1882-86; member of Ohio Democratic State Executive Committee, 1883-85; U.S. Representative from Ohio 4th District, 1887-91; Sergeant-at-Arms of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1891-93. Died May 11, 1921 (age 79 years, 268 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Henry Dickinson Green (1857-1929) — also known as Henry D. Green — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Born in Reading, Berks County, Pa., May 3, 1857. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1883-86; member of Pennsylvania state senate 11th District, 1889-96; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 9th District, 1899-1903; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1900. Editor of the Reading Telegram, 1903-12; editor of the Reading Times, 1911-13. Died in Reading, Berks County, Pa., December 29, 1929 (age 72 years, 240 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Strother Madison Stockslager (1842-1930) — also known as S. M. Stockslager — of Corydon, Harrison County, Ind. Born in Mauckport, Harrison County, Ind., May 7, 1842. Democrat. Member of Indiana state senate, 1874; U.S. Representative from Indiana 3rd District, 1881-85. Died in Washington, D.C., June 1, 1930 (age 88 years, 25 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Thomas Vernor Smith (1890-1964) — also known as Thomas V. Smith — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Blanket, Brown County, Tex., April 26, 1890. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Illinois state senate 5th District, 1935-38; U.S. Representative from Illinois at-large, 1939-41; defeated, 1940; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Died in Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Md., May 24, 1964 (age 74 years, 28 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Stanley Lloyd Greigg (1931-2002) — also known as Stanley L. Greigg — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Born in Ireton, Sioux County, Iowa, May 7, 1931. Democrat. Mayor of Sioux City, Iowa, 1964; U.S. Representative from Iowa 6th District, 1965-67; defeated, 1966. Lutheran. Died in Salem, Va., June 13, 2002 (age 71 years, 37 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Lloyd Meeds (1927-2005) — of Everett, Snohomish County, Wash. Born in Dillon, Beaverhead County, Mont., December 11, 1927. Democrat. Gasoline station business; lawyer; Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney, 1962-64; U.S. Representative from Washington 2nd District, 1965-79. Member, Kiwanis; Eagles. Died, of cancer, in Church Creek, Dorchester County, Md., August 17, 2005 (age 77 years, 249 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Cross-reference: Al Swift
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      George Augustus Sheridan (1840-1896) — of Louisiana. Born in Massachusetts, 1840. U.S. Representative from Louisiana at-large, 1873-75. Died in 1896 (age about 56 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    Robert G. Ingersoll Robert Green Ingersoll (1833-1899) — also known as Robert G. Ingersoll; "The Great Agnostic"; "American Infidel"; "Impious Pope Bob" — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill.; Washington, D.C. Born in Dresden, Yates County, N.Y., August 11, 1833. Lawyer; Democratic candidate for Illinois state house of representatives 5th District, 1860; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; charged about 1864 with assault and battery against the Peoria County Sheriff; tried; the jury was deadlocked and could not reach a verdict; the case was dismissed before a new trial could be held; Illinois state attorney general, 1867-69; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1876; made the nominating speech which dubbed James G. Blaine as "The Plumed Knight". Agnostic. Died in Dobbs Ferry, Westchester County, N.Y., July 21, 1899 (age 65 years, 344 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery; statue erected 1911 at Glen Oak Park, Peoria, Ill.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. John Ingersoll (1792-1859) and Mary (Livingston) Ingersoll (1799-1835); brother of Ebon Clarke Ingersoll; married, February 13, 1862, to Eve Amelia Parker (1841-1923); uncle of John Carter Ingersoll (1860-1903); second cousin thrice removed of Jonathan Ingersoll and Jared Ingersoll; third cousin twice removed of Charles Jared Ingersoll, Joseph Reed Ingersoll, Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll and Charles Anthony Ingersoll; fourth cousin once removed of Laman Ingersoll, Colin Macrae Ingersoll and Charles Roberts Ingersoll.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also NNDB dossier
      Books about Robert G. Ingersoll: Orvin Larson, American Infidel: Robert G. Ingersoll
      Image source: William C. Roberts, Leading Orators (1884)
      Oliver Lyman Spaulding (1833-1922) — also known as Oliver L. Spaulding — of St. Johns, Clinton County, Mich. Born in Jaffrey, Cheshire County, N.H., August 2, 1833. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; secretary of state of Michigan, 1867-70; U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1881-83; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Grand Army of the Republic; Loyal Legion. Died in Washington, D.C., July 30, 1922 (age 88 years, 362 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son-in-law of John Swegles, Jr. (1819-1861).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Raymond Thomas Nagle (1897-1950) — also known as Raymond T. Nagle; Ray Nagle — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Born in Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont., June 2, 1897. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Montana state house of representatives, 1925-30; Montana state attorney general, 1933-36. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, American Legion; Knights of Columbus; American Bar Association; Phi Sigma Kappa; Phi Delta Phi. Died, from periarteritis nodosa, in Brookmont, Montgomery County, Md., March 6, 1950 (age 52 years, 277 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Patrick Nagle and Mary Ann (Toole) Nagle; married, October 5, 1925, to Margaret Ann Walsh.
      Hervé Joseph L'Heureux (1899-1957) — also known as Hervé J. L'Heureux — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., March 6, 1899. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; U.S. Vice Consul in Windsor, 1927-35; U.S. Consul in Windsor, 1935; Stuttgart, 1936-39; Antwerp, 1939-41; Lisbon, 1941-42; Algiers, 1943-44; U.S. Consul General in Marseille, 1944-48. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Delta Theta Phi. Died in 1957 (age about 58 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rodolphe L'Heureux and Desneiges (Pichette) L'Heureux; married, June 21, 1927, to Jeannette Blum.
      Michael Angelo Musmanno (d. 1968) — also known as Michael A. Musmanno — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1951; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1964. Italian ancestry. Died in 1968. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg (1887-1980) — also known as Frederick A. Muhlenberg — of Reading, Berks County, Pa.; Wernersville, Berks County, Pa. Born in Reading, Berks County, Pa., September 25, 1887. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; architect; chair of Berks County Republican Party, 1935-36; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 13th District, 1947-49; defeated, 1948. Died in Reading, Berks County, Pa., January 19, 1980 (age 92 years, 116 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Frederick Muhlenberg (1852-1915) and Henrietta Augusta (Muhlenberg) Muhlenberg (1861-1890); married to Elizabeth S. Young (1890-1967); grandnephew of Henry Augustus Muhlenberg; great-grandson of Henry Augustus Philip Muhlenberg; great-grandnephew of Francis Swaine Muhlenberg; second great-grandson of John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg (1746-1807) and Joseph Hiester; second great-grandnephew of Frederick Augustus Conrad Muhlenberg; first cousin of Hiester Henry Muhlenberg; first cousin once removed of Henry Ernestus Muhlenberg; first cousin four times removed of John Hiester and Daniel Hiester (1747-1804); second cousin thrice removed of Daniel Hiester (1774-1834) and William Hiester; third cousin twice removed of Daniel Robeadeau Clymer, Isaac Ellmaker Hiester and Hiester Clymer.
      Political family: Muhlenberg-Hiester family of Pennsylvania (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edward John Bonin (1904-1990) — also known as Edward J. Bonin — of Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa., December 23, 1904. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; mayor of Hazleton, Pa., 1951; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 11th District, 1953-55; defeated, 1954. Died December 20, 1990 (age 85 years, 362 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
    John C. Mackie John Currie Mackie (1920-2008) — also known as John C. Mackie — of Michigan. Born in Toronto, Ontario, June 1, 1920. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; Genesee County Surveyor, 1953-56; Michigan state highway commissioner; elected 1957, 1961; U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1965-67; defeated, 1966. Member, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Died in Warrenton, Fauquier County, Va., March 5, 2008 (age 87 years, 278 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
      Green Berry Raum (1829-1909) — also known as Green B. Raum — of Golconda, Pope County, Ill. Born in Illinois, 1829. Republican. U.S. Representative from Illinois 13th District, 1867-69; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1880. Died in 1909 (age about 80 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Charles Willauer Kutz (1870-1951) — also known as Charles W. Kutz — of Washington, D.C. Born in Reading, Berks County, Pa., October 14, 1870. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; member District of Columbia board of commissioners, 1914-17, 1918-21, 1941-45; retired 1945; President of the District of Columbia Board of Commissioners, 1920; served in the U.S. Army during World War I. Universalist. Died, in St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Washington, D.C., January 25, 1951 (age 80 years, 103 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Allen Kutz and Emily (Briner) Kutz; married, June 25, 1895, to Elizabeth Randolph Keim (1873-1970).
      Kutz Memorial Bridge (built 1943, altered and renamed 1954), on Independence Avenue, crossing the Tidal Basin, in West Potomac Park, Washington, D.C., is named for him.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Longdon Gay (1866-1956) — also known as John L. Gay — Born in Pizgah, Cooper County, Mo., June 23, 1866. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Puerto Rico, 1928-31. Member, Federal Bar Association; American Legion; Reserve Officers Association; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died November 17, 1956 (age 90 years, 147 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas C. Gay and Mary Ann (Hill) Gay; married, November 18, 1915, to Gertrude Mary Vidler.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Lyman Fisher (1914-1992) — of Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Born in Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I., January 11, 1914. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from Virginia 10th District, 1975-81. Unitarian. Member, American Economic Association; American Society for Public Administration; American Forestry Association. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., February 19, 1992 (age 78 years, 39 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Edward H. Kruse (1918-2000) — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind.; Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla. Born in Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind., October 22, 1918. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from Indiana 4th District, 1949-51; defeated, 1950; superior court judge in Indiana, 1952. Died in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla., January 4, 2000 (age 81 years, 74 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Robert Cunningham (1920-2002) — also known as Robbie Cunningham — of Pawleys Island, Georgetown County, S.C. Born in Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio, November 10, 1920. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; CIA operative; newspaper publisher; candidate for U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1984 (Republican primary), 1990 (Democratic); Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from South Carolina 6th District, 1986, 1988. Died September 16, 2002 (age 81 years, 310 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      James Dorman Weaver (1920-2003) — also known as James D. Weaver — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Erie, Erie County, Pa., September 27, 1920. Republican. Physician; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 24th District, 1963-65. Died in Sterling, Loudoun County, Va., November 15, 2003 (age 83 years, 49 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Dorman Weaver; married to Harriet Zesinger.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Sidney Miller Ballou (1870-1929) — also known as Sidney Ballou — of Hawaii. Born in Providence, Providence County, R.I., October 24, 1870. Lawyer; justice of Hawaii territorial supreme court, 1907-09. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Navy League. Died October 29, 1929 (age 59 years, 5 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Oren Aldrich Ballou and Charlotte (Miller) Ballou; married, December 21, 1895, to Thomie Duke (died 1905); married, July 27, 1907, to Lucia Burnett.
      Thomas Henry Burke (1904-1959) — also known as Thomas H. Burke — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, May 6, 1904. Democrat. Official, United Auto Workers union, 1938-48; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1941-42; U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1949-51; defeated, 1950. Died in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., September 12, 1959 (age 55 years, 129 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Abbott McConnell Washburn (1915-2003) — also known as Abbott M. Washburn — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn., March 1, 1915. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1948; deputy director, U.S. Information Agency, 1954-61; member, Federal Communications Commission, 1974-82. Died in Washington, D.C., December 11, 2003 (age 88 years, 285 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Abbott McConnell Washburn (1887-1939) and Ruby Leslie (Frick) Washburn (1890-1964); married, May 12, 1939, to Mary Brennan (divorced 1959); married, August 3, 1963, to Wanda Allender.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Milton Cogswell (1825-1882) — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Noblesville, Hamilton County, Ind., December 4, 1825. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Charleston, S.C., 1868. Died in Washington, D.C., November 20, 1882 (age 56 years, 351 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article
      William Wallace Burns (1825-1892) — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Coshocton, Coshocton County, Ohio, September 3, 1825. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Charleston, S.C., 1868. Died in Beaufort, Beaufort County, S.C., April 19, 1892 (age 66 years, 229 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Burns (1800-1875).
      See also Wikipedia article
      George Washington Clark (1834-1898) — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Indiana, December 26, 1834. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Charleston, S.C., 1868-69. Died in Washington, D.C., May 22, 1898 (age 63 years, 147 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: George Washington
      See also Wikipedia article
      Stewart Hoffman Appleby (1890-1964) — also known as Stewart Appleby — of New Jersey. Born in Asbury Park, Monmouth County, N.J., May 17, 1890. Republican. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 3rd District, 1925-27. Died in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla., January 12, 1964 (age 73 years, 240 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Theodore Frank Appleby (1864-1924).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Vonno Lamar Gudger, Jr. (1919-2004) — also known as V. Lamar Gudger — of Asheville, Buncombe County, N.C. Born in Asheville, Buncombe County, N.C., April 30, 1919. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1951-52; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 11th District, 1977-81; defeated, 1980; superior court judge in North Carolina, 1984-89. Died in Asheville, Buncombe County, N.C., August 2, 2004 (age 85 years, 94 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Patrick Minor Martin (1924-1968) — also known as Pat Martin — of California. Born in Norfolk, Madison County, Neb., November 25, 1924. Republican. U.S. Representative from California 38th District, 1963-65. Died in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif., July 18, 1968 (age 43 years, 236 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Denver David Hargis (1921-1989) — also known as Denver D. Hargis — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Born in Key West, Monroe County, Fla., July 22, 1921. Democrat. Mayor of Coffeyville, Kan., 1953-58; U.S. Representative from Kansas 3rd District, 1959-61; defeated, 1960; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1960. Died in Sarasota, Sarasota County, Fla., March 16, 1989 (age 67 years, 237 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Vincent John Dellay (1907-1999) — also known as Vincent J. Dellay — of West New York, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Union City, Hudson County, N.J., June 23, 1907. Republican. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 14th District, 1957-59; defeated, 1954. Died in Hasbrouck Heights, Bergen County, N.J., April 16, 1999 (age 91 years, 297 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Douglas McKevitt (1928-2000) — also known as James D. McKevitt; Mike McKevitt — of Denver, Colo. Born in Spokane, Spokane County, Wash., 1928. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Colorado 1st District, 1971-73; defeated, 1972; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1972. Episcopalian. Suffered a heart attack, and died at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, D.C., September 28, 2000 (age about 72 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Harvey McLeary — of Texas. Texas state attorney general, 1880-82. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      David John Markey (b. 1882) — also known as D. John Markey — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md.; Walkersville, Frederick County, Md. Born in Frederick, Frederick County, Md., October 7, 1882. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1928; candidate for U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1946. Christian Reformed. Member, American Legion; Freemasons. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Harrison Allen (1835-1904) — of Warren County, Pa. Born December 4, 1835. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1868; member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1870-72 (28th District 1870-71, 30th District 1872); Pennsylvania state auditor general, 1872-75; U.S. Marshal for Dakota Territory, 1882-86. Died September 23, 1904 (age 68 years, 294 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Emil Hurja (1892-1953) — of Breckenridge, Stephens County, Tex.; Crystal Falls, Iron County, Mich. Born in Crystal Falls, Iron County, Mich., January 22, 1892. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; newspaper publisher; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1936; candidate in Republican primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1946, 1948. Finnish ancestry. Member, American Political Science Association; American Economic Association; Sigma Delta Chi. Suffered a heart attack, collapsed and died at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C., May 30, 1953 (age 61 years, 128 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1919 to Gudrun Anderson.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Herbert Ball Crosby (1871-1936) — also known as Herbert B. Crosby — of Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan.; Washington, D.C. Born in Fairmont, Riley County, Kan., December 24, 1871. Major General, U.S. Army; Chief of Calvalry; member District of Columbia board of commissioners, 1930-33. Died, in Walter Reed Hospital, Washington, D.C., January 11, 1936 (age 64 years, 18 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Heman Crosby (born 1849) and Jane 'Jennie' (Ball) Crosby; married, February 11, 1902, to Catherine Adelaide Dakin (1877-1968).
      James Guthrie Harbord (1866-1947) — also known as James G. Harbord — of Manhattan, Riley County, Kan.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Rye, Westchester County, N.Y. Born near Bloomington, McLean County, Ill., March 21, 1866. Republican. Major in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; general in the U.S. Army during World War I; president (1923-30), and chairman (1930-47), Radio Corporation of America; director, Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad; director, Bankers Trust Co.; director, National Broadcasting Co.; director, Radio-Keith-Orpheum, Inc. (RKO); director, New York Life Insurance Co.; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1924, 1932; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Union League. Died in Rye, Westchester County, N.Y., August 20, 1947 (age 81 years, 152 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George W. Harbord and Effie Critton (Gault) Harbord (c.1840-1923); married, January 21, 1899, to Emma Yeatman Ovenshine (daughter of Gen. Samuel Ovenshine (1843-1932)); married, December 31, 1938, to Anne (Lee) Brown (daughter of Fitzhugh Lee (1835-1905)).
      Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Mason family of Virginia; Pendleton-Lee family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Reginald Carl Harmon (1900-1992) — also known as Reginald C. Harmon — of Urbana, Champaign County, Ill.; Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Born in Illinois, February 5, 1900. Lawyer; mayor of Urbana, Ill., 1929-33; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; Major General and chief legal officer, U.S. Air Force. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Phi Delta Phi. Died, as the result of an automobile accident, October 19, 1992 (age 92 years, 257 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frank Harmon (1867-1936) and Mary (Persoon) Harmon (1868-1945).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Vincent B. Murphy (b. 1888) — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., January 4, 1888. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 3rd District, 1922-24; New York state comptroller, 1925-26; defeated, 1926; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel B. Murphy.
      Loren H. Laughlin (1896-1966) — of Beatrice, Gage County, Neb.; Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Mt. Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa, August 13, 1896. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Nebraska state senate 16th District, 1925-29; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1928, 1936; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Nebraska 1st District, 1940; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; senior claims commissioner, Manila, Philippines, 1947-48; hearing examiner, Federal Trade Commission, 1953-66. Scotch-Irish and German ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Modern Woodmen of America; Knights of Pythias; Freemasons; Shriners; Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Died in Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md., June 21, 1966 (age 69 years, 312 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William P. Atwell (1845-1911) — Born in Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio, 1845. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Consular Agent in Schiedam, 1883-85; U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Roubaix, 1890-93, 1897-99; U.S. Consul in Roubaix, 1899-1906; Ghent, 1906-11, died in office 1911. Died in Ghent (Gent), Belgium, July 28, 1911 (age about 66 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Fannie McNeil (1852-1921).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Katharine Cooke Blow (1897-1965) — also known as Katharine C. Blow; Katharine Rowland Cooke; Mrs. George W. Blow — of Yorktown, York County, Va. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 21, 1897. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1948, 1956; candidate for Virginia state house of delegates, 1949; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1950. Female. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, National Trust for Historic Preservation. Staff writer for The New Yorker magazine, 1936-42. Died in Yorktown, York County, Va., March 25, 1965 (age 67 years, 338 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of George Joseph Cooke and Mary Elizabeth (Kerwin) Cooke; married, December 2, 1922, to George Waller Blow (grandson of George Blow, Jr. (1813-1894)).
      Political family: Blow family of Virginia.
      Chester D. Silvers (1902-1968) — of Fayette County, Ky. Born in 1902. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 76th District, 1936-37; candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1938. Died in 1968 (age about 66 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      George John Haering (1895-1963) — also known as George J. Haering — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 13, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; steamship company official; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Kobe, 1924-29; U.S. Consul in Kobe, 1929; Rangoon, 1929-31; Glasgow, 1931-33; Pernambuco, 1933-37; Warsaw, 1937-40; Berlin, 1940; Vigo, 1940-41; Madrid, 1941-43. Died February 3, 1963 (age 67 years, 174 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Gilbert C. Greenwalt — of Iowa. Secretary of state of Iowa, 1931-33. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Ross T. McIntire — of Coronado, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Physician; candidate for U.S. Representative from California 30th District, 1954; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956. He was President Franklin D. Roosevelt's personal physician. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      William Edward Beitz (1890-1939) — also known as William E. Beitz — Born in North Tonawanda, Niagara County, N.Y., August 17, 1890. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Hamburg, 1924-28; Berlin, 1928-29; U.S. Consul in Berlin, 1929-35; Vancouver, 1935-36; Rio de Janeiro, 1936-39, died in office 1939. Died in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 3, 1939 (age 48 years, 170 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joshua Abbe Fessenden (1841-1908) — also known as Joshua A. Fessenden — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Rockland, Knox County, Maine, February 15, 1841. Republican. Postmaster at Stamford, Conn., 1897-1908. Died, from heart disease, in Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn., June 24, 1908 (age 67 years, 130 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Clement Fessenden (1815-1882) and Mary Abigail Grosvenor (Abbe) Fessenden (1816-1905); brother of Samuel Fessenden (1847-1908) and Oliver Grosvenor Fessenden; married to Mary Abbie Conner (1841-1937); nephew of William Pitt Fessenden, Thomas Amory Deblois Fessenden and Joseph Palmer Fessenden; uncle of Charles Milton Fessenden; grandson of Samuel Clement Fessenden (1784-1869); first cousin of James Deering Fessenden and Francis Fessenden (1839-1906); third cousin once removed of William Fessenden Allen; third cousin twice removed of Benjamin Fessenden, John Milton Fessenden and Charles Backus Hyde Fessenden; fourth cousin once removed of Walter Fessenden, Samuel Fessenden (1845-1903), Richard Bradford Coolidge and Arthur William Coolidge.
      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
      William Russell (1735-1793) — Born in Culpeper County, Va., March 6, 1735. General in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1785; member of Virginia state senate, 1788-91. Died in Shenandoah County, Va., January 14, 1793 (age 57 years, 314 days). Original interment in unknown location; reinterment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1755 to Tabitha Adams (1740-1776); married 1783 to Elizabeth (Henry) Campbell (1749-1825; sister of Patrick Henry; widow of William Campbell); father of William Russell; great-grandfather of Carter Henry Harrison; second great-grandfather of Carter Henry Harrison II (1860-1953).
      Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Grayson-Breckinridge-Smallwood family of Virginia and Kentucky; Ewing-Matthews-Watterson-Harrison family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Russell County, Va. is named for him.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lynn Upshaw Stambaugh (1890-1971) — also known as Lynn U. Stambaugh — of North Dakota. Born in Abilene, Dickinson County, Kan., July 4, 1890. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1944. Member, Sigma Chi; Phi Delta Phi; American Legion. Died in Washington, D.C., May 27, 1971 (age 80 years, 327 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Winfield Scott Stambaugh; married 1915 to Enid Ericson.
      Theron Eads Roberts (1907-1968) — also known as Theron E. Roberts; Tex Roberts — of Diamond, Newton County, Mo. Born in Wheeler, Wheeler County, Tex., March 22, 1907. Democrat. Telegrapher; railway station agent; newspaper publisher; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Newton County, 1935-38; member of Missouri state senate 18th District, 1939-42; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Christian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Order of Railroad Telegraphers. Died November 12, 1968 (age 61 years, 235 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, May 19, 1926, to Catherine L. Bone and Catherine L. Bone (1908-1987).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Clifford Stevens Walton (1861-1912) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, March 2, 1861. Lawyer; Consul for Peru in Washington, D.C., 1898-1901. Died, from bronchial pneumonia, in Washington, D.C., May 15, 1912 (age 51 years, 74 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, April 9, 1890, to Anne Gettysburg Veazy.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Allan Dawson (1903-1949) — Born in Washington, D.C., February 16, 1903. Newspaper reporter; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Rio de Janeiro, as of 1925-26; Bahia, as of 1926-27; U.S. Consul in Hamburg, as of 1937-39; La Paz, as of 1940. Died October 15, 1949 (age 46 years, 241 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Cleland Dawson (1865-1912) and Luisa Guerra (Duval) Dawson; married, January 3, 1947, to Jane Dodge Myers.
    John H. Hougen John Hjalmar Hougen (1889-1978) — also known as John H. Hougen — of Fisher, Polk County, Minn.; Crookston, Polk County, Minn. Born in Fargo, Cass County, N.Dak., July 7, 1889. Republican. Lawyer; law professor; member of Minnesota state senate 66th District, 1927-30; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1930; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Norwegian ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; Order of the Coif; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Kappa Sigma; Phi Alpha Delta. Died in Hendersonville, Henderson County, N.C., July 14, 1978 (age 89 years, 7 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Olai Jensen Hougen (1857-1925) and Thrine Christine (Johnson) Hougen (1859-1891); married, November 29, 1946, to Rita Mary Zini.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
      Image source: Moorhead Daily News, July 5, 1930
      Kenneth Frank Cramer (1894-1954) — also known as Kenneth F. Cramer — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Gloversville, Fulton County, N.Y., October 3, 1894. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; coal business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wethersfield, 1929-32; member of Connecticut state senate, 1933-37; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1936; general in the U.S. Army during World War II. Member, American Legion; Purple Heart; Sons of the American Revolution; Society of the War of 1812; Sons of Union Veterans; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary. Died, from a heart attack, while hunting, in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, February 20, 1954 (age 59 years, 140 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frank Henry Cramer and Stella Sophia (Brown) Cramer; married, January 3, 1920, to Ruth Rose Fuller.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Louis A. Cuvillier (1871-1935) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Fairfax County, Va., February 4, 1871. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1907-09, 1911-13, 1920, 1922-33, 1935 (New York County 30th District 1907-09, 1911-13, New York County 20th District 1920, 1922-33, 1935); defeated, 1909 (New York County 30th District), 1920 (New York County 20th District), 1933 (New York County 20th District); died in office 1935; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Member, American Bar Association; American Academy of Political and Social Science; Tammany Hall. Died, from bronchial pneumonia, in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., May 18, 1935 (age 64 years, 103 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Cuvillier and Jane (Taylor) Cuvillier.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    Culver B. Chamberlain Culver Bryant Chamberlain (1900-1972) — also known as Culver B. Chamberlain — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo.; Washington, D.C. Born in Princeton, Gibson County, Ind., July 12, 1900. Interpreter; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Canton, 1923-25; Tientsin, 1925; Swatow, 1925-27; Shanghai, 1927-28; Yunnanfu, 1928-29; U.S. Consul in Yunnanfu, 1929-30; Harbin, 1931-32. Assaulted and beaten by Japanese soldiers in Mukden, China, January 1932. Died April 12, 1972 (age 71 years, 275 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Norman H. Chamberlain (1867-1935) and Ida (Ensminger) Chamberlain (1874-1944).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: U.S. passport application
    Perry W. Howard Perry Wilbon Howard, Jr. (1877-1961) — also known as Perry W. Howard — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Born in Ebenezer, Holmes County, Miss., June 14, 1877. Republican. College professor; lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1912, 1916, 1924, 1928 (member, Credentials Committee), 1932, 1936 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1940 (member, Credentials Committee), 1944, 1948, 1952 (member, Credentials Committee), 1956; member of Republican National Committee from Mississippi, 1924-60. Methodist. African ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Woodmen. Died in Washington, D.C., February 1, 1961 (age 83 years, 232 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Perry Wilbon Howard (1835-1907) and Sarah 'Sallie' Howard; married, August 14, 1907, to Wilhelmina Lucas (died 1957).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Public Library
      Walter John Giller (1938-2003) — also known as John Giller — of El Dorado, Union County, Ark. Born in El Dorado, Union County, Ark., December 28, 1938. Republican. Orthopedic surgeon; delegate to Arkansas state constitutional convention, 1979; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas, 1980. Episcopalian. Died, of cancer, in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., March 13, 2003 (age 64 years, 75 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Zeake W. Johnson, Jr. (1910-1992) — Born in Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tenn., April 2, 1910. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II; Sergeant-at-Arms, U.S. House of Representatives, 1955-72; Sergeant-at-Arms, Democratic National Convention, 1968. Died in Newbern, Dyer County, Tenn., January 10, 1992 (age 81 years, 283 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Jerry Curtis South (1867-1930) — also known as Jerry C. South — of Mountain Home, Baxter County, Ark. Born in Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky., March 24, 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Arkansas state legislature, 1891-1901; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1892, 1896, 1904, 1908, 1912 (member, Credentials Committee), 1916 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee); served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War. Disciples of Christ. Member, Freemasons. Died in Washington, D.C., September 24, 1930 (age 63 years, 184 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son-in-law of Thomas Frazier Hargis; brother-in-law of Enoch Edgar Hume and Christine Bradley South (1879-1957); brother of John Glover South; uncle of Eleanor Hume Offutt; grandson of Jeremiah Weldon South; great-grandson of Samuel South; first cousin of South Trimble; first cousin once removed of South Strong; first cousin twice removed of Harrison Cockrill and Jeremiah Vardaman Cockrell.
      Political family: Cockrell-South family of Kentucky.
      Sabin J. Dalferes — U.S. Vice Consul in Warsaw, as of 1926-27; Hamburg, as of 1929-32; U.S. Consul in Strasbourg, as of 1949. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Alvred Bayard Nettleton (1838-1911) — also known as A. B. Nettleton — of Ohio. Born in Berlin, Holmes County, Ohio, November 14, 1838. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1868; U.S. Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, 1890-93. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., August 10, 1911 (age 72 years, 269 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Hiram L. Nettleton (1798-1864) and Lavinia (Janes) Nettleton (1798-1870); married, January 8, 1863, to Melissa Roxena Tenney (1840-1918); second cousin thrice removed of Augustus Seymour Porter (1769-1849) and Peter Buell Porter; third cousin twice removed of Daniel Chapin, Augustus Seymour Porter (1798-1872), Peter Buell Porter, Jr. and Peter Augustus Porter (1827-1864); fourth cousin once removed of Bennet Bicknell, Graham Hurd Chapin (1799-1843), Peter Augustus Porter (1853-1925) and Lovel Davis Parmelee.