Very incomplete list!
Thomas Edmund Dewey (1902-1971) —
also known as Thomas E. Dewey —
of Pawling, Dutchess
County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York
Born in Owosso, Shiawassee
County, Mich., March
Republican. Lawyer; U.S.
Attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1933; New
York County District Attorney, 1937-41; candidate for Republican
nomination for President, 1940;
of New York, 1943-55; defeated, 1938; candidate for President
of the United States, 1944, 1948; delegate to Republican National
Convention from New York, 1952
ancestry. Member, Freemasons;
Association; Council on
Foreign Relations; Farm
Phi Mu Alpha; Phi
Died, from a heart
attack, in his room at the Seaview Hotel,
Bal Harbor, Dade County (now Miami-Dade
County), Fla., March
16, 1971 (age 68 years, 357
Entombed in mausoleum at Pawling
Cemetery, Pawling, N.Y.
Martin Dewey and Anne Louise 'Annie' (Thomas) Dewey (1877-1954);
married, June 16,
1928, to Frances Eileen Hutt (1903-1970; grandniece of Jefferson
Finis Davis); nephew of Edmond
Otis Dewey; first cousin four times removed of David
Waterman; second cousin thrice removed of Thomas
Glasby Waterman; second cousin five times removed of Luther
Waterman and Joshua
Coit (1758-1798); third cousin thrice removed of John
Hall Brockway; fourth cousin once removed of James
Gillespie Blaine III.|
| || || Political families: Roosevelt
family of New York City, New York; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton
family of Massachusetts; Waterman-Huntington
family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman
family of Portland, Maine; Abbott
family of Salinas, California; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams
family of Connecticut and New York; Dewey-Blaine-Coit-Huntington
family of Connecticut; Porter-Kelsey
family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three
Thousand Related Politicians).|
| || ||Cross-reference: Herbert
Brownell, Jr. — Charles
C. Wing — Martin
T. Manton — Herman
| || ||The Thomas E. Dewey Thruway,
which runs through Westchester,
counties in New York, is named for
| || ||See also Wikipedia
article — NNDB
| || ||Books about Thomas E. Dewey: Mary M.
Organized Crime : Politics, Justice, and the Legacy of Thomas E.
Dewey — Barry K. Beyer, Thomas
E. Dewey, 1937-1947 : A Study in Political
Leadership — Richard Norton Smith, Thomas
E. Dewey and His Times — Scott Farris, Almost
President: The Men Who Lost the Race but Changed the
Nation — David Pietrusza, 1948:
Harry Truman's Improbable Victory and the Year that Transformed
Bert M. Heideman (b. 1909) —
of Hancock, Houghton
Born in Calumet, Houghton
County, Mich., February
Republican. Lawyer; university
professor; Republican candidate for Michigan
state senate 32nd District, 1958, 1960 (primary), 1962; delegate
to Michigan state constitutional convention from 32nd Senatorial
District, 1961-62; candidate for Michigan
state house of representatives 110th District, 1964.
Kappa Phi; Phi Mu Alpha; American
Political Science Association; American
Historical Association; Lions; Elks; Eagles.
of Rev. Arthur Heideman and Lempi (Kranck) Heideman; married to
Katherine Grayson Graham.|
S. Wentworth Horton (b. 1885) —
of Greenport, Suffolk
County, Long Island, N.Y.; Orient, Suffolk
County, Long Island, N.Y.
Born in Greenport, Suffolk
County, Long Island, N.Y., October
Republican. Member of New York
state senate 1st District, 1947-56; alternate delegate to
Republican National Convention from New York, 1948.
Phi Epsilon; Phi Mu Alpha.
Vladimir Karapetoff (b. 1876) —
of Ithaca, Tompkins
Born in St. Petersburg, Russia,
professor; candidate for Justice of
New York Supreme Court 6th District, 1913; candidate for New York
state engineer and surveyor, 1920, 1924; candidate for New York
state senate 41st District, 1932.
Association of University Professors; Sigma
Xi; Phi Mu Alpha; Theta
of Nikita Karapetoff and Anna (Ivanova) Karapetoff; married, August
2, 1904, to Frances Lulu Gillmor.|
Carroll Dudley Kearns (1900-1976) —
also known as Carroll D. Kearns —
of Farrell, Mercer
County, Pa.; Conneaut Lake, Crawford
Born in Youngstown, Mahoning
County, Ohio, May 7,
of schools; U.S.
Representative from Pennsylvania, 1947-63 (28th District 1947-53,
24th District 1953-63); defeated in primary, 1962.
Member, Elks; Moose; Odd
of Pythias; Freemasons;
Phi Mu Alpha.
Died in Meadville, Crawford
County, Pa., June 11,
1976 (age 76 years, 35
Interment at Lakeview
Cemetery, Conneaut Lake, Pa.
Joshua Bryan Lee (1892-1967) —
also known as Josh Lee —
of Norman, Cleveland
Born in Childersburg, Talladega
County, Ala., January
Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S.
Representative from Oklahoma 5th District, 1935-37; U.S.
Senator from Oklahoma, 1937-43; defeated, 1942; delegate to
Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1940,
Legion; Veterans of
Foreign Wars; Forty and
Sigma Rho; Phi
Gamma Delta; Phi Mu Alpha; Freemasons.
10, 1967 (age 75 years, 199
Interment at Odd
Fellows Cemetery, Norman, Okla.
Joseph T. Meek —
also known as "Mr. Retailing" —
of Western Springs, Cook
Republican. Candidate for U.S.
Senator from Illinois, 1954; delegate
to Illinois state constitutional convention 9th District, 1969-70.
Tau Omega; Phi Mu Alpha.
Charles Albert Sink (1879-1972) —
also known as Charles A. Sink —
of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw
Born in Westernville, Oneida
County, N.Y., July 4,
Republican. Member of Michigan
state house of representatives from Washtenaw County 1st
District, 1919-20, 1925-26; member of Michigan
state senate 12th District, 1921-22, 1927-30; candidate in
primary for Lieutenant
Governor of Michigan, 1932; member of Michigan
Republican State Central Committee, 1936; alternate delegate to
Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948.
Phi Mu Alpha; Phi
Died, from a stroke,
in St. Joseph Mercy Hospital,
Ann Arbor, Washtenaw
County, Mich., December
17, 1972 (age 93 years, 166
Entombed at Washtenong
Memorial Park, Ann Arbor Township, Washtenaw County, Mich.
of Herman Sink and Caroline (Gleasman) Sink; married, June 18,
1923, to Alva Joanna Gordon.|
| || ||Image source: Ann Arbor Daily News,
October 8, 1928||