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U.S. Politicians who died in France

  France (no city given): William L. Dayton, 1864 — Bertram T. Clayton, 1918 — Dee Caperton, 2000
  Aconin: Roy E. Parrish, 1918
  Aix-les-Bains: Charles Payson, 1913
  Biarritz: Wenceslao Borda=Rueda, 1914 — Sam Park, 1937 — Frederick H. Prince, 1953
  Bordeaux: Albion W. Tourgee, 1905
  Cannes: George Eustis, Jr., 1872 — Elmer W. Demarest, 1930 — Brand Whitlock, 1934
  Epinay-sur-Seine: William P. Whitlock, 1927
  Evian-les-Bains: Benito Legarda=y=Tuason, 1915
  Inxent: Ridgway B. Knight, 2001
  Le Havre: James G. Finley, 1929
  Le Thor, Provence: Pierre Salinger, 2004
  Lyon: George B. Kelly, 1971
  Menton: Somerville Pinkney Tuck, 1923
  Mentone (Menton): Joseph Howland, 1886 — J. Howell Carroll, 1903 — Francis E. Baldwin, 1930 — William Astor Chanler, 1934
  Neuilly: William C. Bullitt, 1967
  Nice: John H. Martindale, 1881 — William Henry Vesey, 1881 — Harold S. Van Buren, 1907 — George Chandler Holt, 1931
  Normandy: Theodore Roosevelt, 1944
  Périgueux: Joseph Roffignac, 1846
  Paris, 1800-1899: Adam Seybert, 1825 — James Swan, 1830 — Dudley Selden, 1855 — Benjamin F. Butler, 1858 — John Y. Mason, 1859 — Joseph P. Allyn, 1869 — Lucius B. Crocker, 1869 — Luther Martin Kennett, 1873 — Judah P. Benjamin, 1884 — Frederick Hassaurek, 1885 — Augustus S. Chase, 1896 — Robert M. McLane, 1898 — Amasa Norcross, 1898
  Paris, 1900-1999: Duncan Bailly-Blanchard, 1905 — Auguste Fusenot, 1907 — George S. Batcheller, 1908 — Thomas B. Wanamaker, 1908 — William F. Grinnell, 1912 — Luis F. Lastreto, 1913 — Clinton D. MacDougall, 1914 — William Sprague, 1915 — Frank H. Mason, 1916 — Robert A. Van Wyck, 1918 — Ray P. Saffold, 1918 — Henry H. Getty, 1919 — Richard Wayne Parker, 1923 — Myron T. Herrick, 1929 — Lorin A. Lathrop, 1929 — Charles H. Sherrill, 1936 — Samuel Insull, 1938 — Frederick C. Fairbanks, 1945 — Henry F. Hollis, 1949 — Pierre de L. Boal, 1966 — Lewis Einstein, 1967 — S. Pinkney Tuck, 1967 — Harry E. Bergold, Jr., 1995
  Near Paris: Pamela Harriman, 1997
  Pau: Aaron Vail, 1878
  Puligny-Montrachet: Philip C. Habib, 1992
  Rennes: John James Appleton, 1864
  Rouen: Oscar Malmros, 1909
  Somme département: Gordon Paddock, 1932
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