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Military Order of Foreign Wars Politicians

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Isaac W. Birdseye Isaac Washington Birdseye (1847-1927) — also known as Isaac W. Birdseye — of Shelton, Fairfield County, Conn.; Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn., June 18, 1847. Republican. Manufacturer of corsets; bank director; Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1904. Congregationalist. Member, Society of Colonial Wars; Military Order of Foreign Wars; Sons of the Revolution; Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., October 6, 1927 (age 80 years, 110 days). Entombed at Mountain Grove Cemetery, Bridgeport, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Birdseye (1804-1847) and Caroline (Hubbell) Birdseye (1809-1872); married, May 4, 1880, to Elizabeth Josephine 'Lizzie' Sherwood; first cousin twice removed of Victory James Birdseye; third cousin twice removed of Gershom Birdsey and Benjamin Hard; fourth cousin once removed of Eli Coe Birdsey (1799-1843).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Hatch family of Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Image source: Men of Mark in Connecticut (1908)
  Bowman Elder (1888-1954) — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., March 4, 1888. Democrat. Real estate business; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1916, 1932, 1940; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; treasurer of Indiana Democratic Party, 1924-26; treasurer, Indiana Office Furniture Co., 1929-35; receiver who liquidated Indiana's interurban railways, 1933-40; Consular Agent for France in Indianapolis, Ind., 1935. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Reserve Officers Association; Military Order of Foreign Wars; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Elks; Zeta Psi. Died, in Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., June 10, 1954 (age 66 years, 98 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of William Line Elder (1855-1940); married to Madeline Fortune.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Alexander H. Garnjost Alexander H. Garnjost — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 4th District, 1924-34. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Freemasons; American Legion; Military Order of Foreign Wars. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1924
  Francis Vinton Greene (c.1851-1921) — also known as Francis V. Greene — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born about 1851. Republican. General in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900; president, Barber Asphalt Paving Company, 1901; New York City Police Commissioner, 1903; president, Niagara, Lockport and Ontario Power Company, 1904-15. Member, Military Order of Foreign Wars. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 14, 1921 (age about 70 years). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Gen. George Sears Greene; married 1879 to Belle Chevallie.
  Madison Horton Lewis (b. 1896) — also known as Madison H. Lewis — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Warwick, Orange County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 15, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; ice cream manufacturer; Presidential Elector for New York, 1956. Member, Military Order of Foreign Wars; Theta Xi. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward B. Lewis and Hope (Horton) Lewis; married, September 20, 1924, to Elizabeth Sanford.
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