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John B. Finch John Bird Finch (1852-1887) — also known as John B. Finch — of Nebraska; Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in Lincklaen, Chenango County, N.Y., March 17, 1852. Orator; Chairman of Prohibition National Committee, 1884-87. Member, Good Templars. Died, in the Eastern Railroad Depot, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 3, 1887 (age 35 years, 200 days). Interment at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Uretta Lemira Coy (1852-1875) and Frances E. Manchester (1852-1918).
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  Image source: American Prohibition Year Book 1910
  Francis A. Freer (1843-1908) — also known as Frank A. Freer — of Galesburg, Knox County, Ill. Born in Pennsylvania, April 6, 1843. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; school teacher; postmaster at Galesburg, Ill., 1889-93, 1897-1908. Presbyterian. French Huguenot and Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Good Templars; Ancient Order of United Workmen; Odd Fellows; Freemasons. Died, from heart disease, in Galesburg, Knox County, Ill., December 16, 1908 (age 65 years, 254 days). Interment at Hope Cemetery, Galesburg, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Abram Freer and Mary (McKimens) Freer; married, December 26, 1871, to Jennie E. Christy (1850-1903; she and her daughter Alda Freer Henry were among the 602 killed in the Iroquois Theatre fire in Chicago).
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  George White Hawxhurst (1848-1932) — of Falls Church, Va. Born in Fairfax County, Va., June 2, 1848. Republican. Banker; mayor of Falls Church, Va., 1906; postmaster at Falls Church, Va., 1906-07. Member, Odd Fellows; Good Templars. Died October 2, 1932 (age 84 years, 122 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Falls Church, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Maria Whelan (Leeds) Hawxhurst (1823-1856) and Job Hawxhurst (1823-1906); married to Sarah La Feore (1851-1895) and Ida Jeanette Quick (1867-1952).
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  Job Hawxhurst (1823-1906) — of Fairfax, Va. Born in Jamaica (now part of Queens), Queens County, N.Y., March 30, 1823. Republican. Farmer; miller; merchant; postmaster at Fairfax Court House, Va., 1865-85, 1889-93; Fairfax, Va., 1897-1903; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1870; mayor of Fairfax, Va., 1892. Member, Good Templars. Died in Falls Church, Va., February 7, 1906 (age 82 years, 314 days). Interment at Fairfax City Cemetery, Fairfax, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Townsend Hawxhurst (1779-1829) and Rebecca (Searing) Hawxhurst (1792-1874); married to Maria Whelan Leeds (1823-1856) and Margaret Davies Borden (1843-1904); father of George White Hawxhurst (1848-1932).
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  James W. Hood (b. 1831) — Born in Kennett Township, Chester County, Pa., May 30, 1831. Republican. Minister; bishop; delegate to North Carolina state constitutional convention, 1867; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1872. African Methodist Episcopal. Member, Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Good Templars. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Hannah L. Ralph (died 1855) and Sophia J. Nugent; married 1877 to Mrs. K. P. McKoy.
  Edwin Jay Pinney (b. 1847) — also known as E. Jay Pinney — of Jefferson, Ashtabula County, Ohio; Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Hartsgrove, Ashtabula County, Ohio, May 26, 1847. School teacher and principal; lawyer; Prohibition candidate for justice of Ohio state supreme court, 1897; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 21st District, 1902. Baptist. Member, Good Templars. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Philo Pinney and Delia (Griswold) Pinney; married, December 25, 1869, to Mary E. Gist.
  Caleb Seymour Pitkin (b. 1854) — also known as Caleb S. Pitkin — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Highland Park, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich., January 13, 1854. Member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1887; vice-chair of Michigan Prohibition Party, 1887; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1890. Member, Good Templars. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Elnathan A. Pitkin (1814-1898) and Lucy A. (Seymour) Pitkin (born 1816); married, July 7, 1874, to Lucy T. Boughton; fifth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; fifth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; first cousin once removed of David Lowrey Seymour; first cousin thrice removed of Thomas Seymour; first cousin five times removed of William Pitkin; first cousin six times removed of Roger Wolcott; second cousin thrice removed of Moses Seymour; second cousin four times removed of Josiah Cowles and Daniel Pitkin; second cousin five times removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; third cousin once removed of Thomas Henry Seymour; third cousin twice removed of Horatio Seymour (1778-1857) and Henry Seymour; third cousin thrice removed of Timothy Pitkin; fourth cousin of Clarence Horatio Pitkin, Carroll Peabody Pitkin and Eldred C. Pitkin; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Robert Sherman, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Origen Storrs Seymour, Horatio Seymour (1810-1886), Hezekiah Cook Seymour, George Seymour, McNeil Seymour, Henry William Seymour, Frederick Walker Pitkin, Luther S. Pitkin (1849-?) and George Eastman.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Otis Jerome Range (1840-1914) — also known as Otis J. Range — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn.; Essex, Middlesex County, Conn.; Southbury, New Haven County, Conn.; Guilford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., September, 1840. Pastor; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1882; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Guilford, 1884-85, 1895-96, 1911-12. Methodist. Member, Good Templars. Died in 1914 (age about 73 years). Interment at East Cemetery, Meriden, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of John Range and Charlotte Range; married to Maria Jeanette Kellam (1844-1926).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Harrah Judson Reynolds (b. 1835) — also known as Harrah J. Reynolds — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Granville, Washington County, N.Y., September 30, 1835. School principal; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 2nd District, 1909. Baptist. Member, Good Templars. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Harrah Reynolds and Hannah White (Savage) Reynolds; married, April 24, 1867, to Mary Desiah Broughton.
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