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Politicians Who Lost The Most Elections
(of those in the database so far)

Very incomplete list!


Lost 37 elections:
Jasper McLevy Jasper McLevy (1878-1962) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., 1878. Socialist. Carpenter; roofing business; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport, 1906, 1912, 1914, 1916; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1908 (at-large), 1920 (4th District), 1960 (4th District); delegate to Socialist National Convention from Connecticut, 1912, 1920; candidate for Governor of Connecticut, 1924, 1928, 1930, 1932, 1934, 1936, 1938, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1954, 1958; mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1933-57; defeated, 1911, 1913, 1915, 1917, 1919, 1921, 1923, 1925, 1927, 1929, 1931, 1957, 1959; candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1952, 1956. Scottish ancestry. Died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., November 20, 1962 (age about 84 years). Interment at Park Cemetery, Bridgeport, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Flynn (died 1914); married 1929 to Vida Stearns; uncle of Elizabeth Hutchinson (who married Irving C. Freese (1903-?)).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Image source: New York Times, November 8, 1939

Lost 23 elections:
  Charles Schwartz (born c.1904) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1904. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1928; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1938; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1940, 1944, 1966; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1946, 1948, 1950; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1951, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1952, 1954, 1958, 1960; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1955; Socialist Labor candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1959; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 12th District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1976. Burial location unknown.
  James C. Horvath (born c.1912) — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich.; Warren, Macomb County, Mich. Born about 1912. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1958, 1962; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1951, 1959, 1963; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953, 1965-69; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1960 (16th District), 1968 (12th District), 1976 (18th District); Socialist Labor candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 21st Senatorial District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1964, 1966, 1970, 1974; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1972; vice-chair of Michigan Socialist Labor Party, 1977-79. Burial location unknown.
  Earl Harold Munn, Sr. (1903-1992) — also known as E. Harold Munn — of Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Mich. Born November 29, 1903. College professor; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1941; Prohibition candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1942; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 10th District, 1944, 1950; Michigan Prohibition Party state chair, 1947; Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1948; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1952, 1976, 1980, 1984; Prohibition candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1949, 1959, 1961; Prohibition candidate for mayor of Hillsdale, Mich., 1951, 1952, 1953; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1952, 1954; vice-chair of Michigan Prohibition Party, 1953; Chairman of Prohibition National Committee, 1955-71; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Hillsdale District, 1958; Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1960; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 1964, 1968, 1972. Died in 1992 (age about 88 years). Burial location unknown.

Lost 22 elections:
  Theos Alvyn Grove (1904-1982) — also known as Theos A. Grove — of Utica, Macomb County, Mich.; Sterling Heights, Macomb County, Mich. Born in Forman, Sargent County, N.Dak., February 9, 1904. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1938 (1st District), 1958 (7th District); Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1940, 1946, 1948; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1944, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1960; Socialist Labor candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1951, 1953, 1959, 1961; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953, 1965; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1955; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 11th Senatorial District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1962; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1964, 1966, 1968; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972, 1976. Norwegian ancestry. Died in Utica, Macomb County, Mich., July 20, 1982 (age 78 years, 161 days). His body was donated for medical science.
  Relatives: Son of Theodore Grove (1871-1937) and Dorothy Lavina (Hoehn) Grove (1879-1974).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial

Lost 21 elections:
  Earl Farwell Dodge (1932-2007) — also known as Earl F. Dodge; "Mr. Prohibition" — of Massachusetts; Winona Lake, Kosciusko County, Ind.; Kansas; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich.; Lakewood, Jefferson County, Colo. Born in Malden, Middlesex County, Mass., December 24, 1932. Prohibition candidate for Massachusetts Governor's Council, 1954; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1956; Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1956; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 2nd District, 1960; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Kansas, 1966; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Colorado, 1970, 1974, 1978, 1982, 1986, 1994; Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1976, 1980; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1990. Baptist. Collapsed at Denver International Airport, and died soon after, from cardiac arrythmia, at the University of Colorado Hospital, Denver, Colo., November 7, 2007 (age 74 years, 318 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Earl Farwell Dodge (1910-1946) and Dorothy May (Harris) Dodge (1911-1993); married, July 20, 1951, to Barbara Regan.
  See also Wikipedia article

Lost 20 elections:
  John C. Butterworth (1870-1952) — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Born in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, 1870. Socialist. Naturalized U.S. citizen; silk weaver; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1913, 1916, 1919, 1925, 1928, 1931, 1937, 1940, 1943, 1949; on October 6, 1924, during a strike at the silk mills in Paterson, N.J., while the city was under martial law, he and other strikers and supporters were arrested and convicted of unlawful assembly; the convictions were later overturned by the New Jersey Supreme Court; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1924, 1932, 1934, 1938, 1942, 1944, 1946; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1940, 1948, 1952. English ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Industrial Workers of the World. Died in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., October 17, 1952 (age about 82 years). Burial location unknown.
  Jacob Sechler Coxey (1854-1951) — also known as Jacob S. Coxey; "General Coxey" — of Massillon, Stark County, Ohio. Born in Selinsgrove, Snyder County, Pa., April 16, 1854. Greenback candidate for Ohio state senate 21st District, 1885; candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1894 (People's, 18th District), 1922 (18th District), 1924 (Independent, 16th District), 1926 (Republican primary, 16th District), 1928 (Independent, 16th District), 1930 (Republican primary, 16th District), 1936 (Union, 16th District), 1938 (Democratic primary, 16th District), 1942 (Democratic primary, 16th District); People's candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1895, 1897; candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1916, 1928 (Republican primary), 1932 (Republican primary), 1934 (Republican primary); mayor of Massillon, Ohio, 1931-33; defeated, 1933 (Republican primary), 1941 (Democratic primary), 1943 (Democratic); Farmer-Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1932. Leader of bands of unemployed (dubbed "Coxey's Army") asking Congress to provide money for jobs, 1894 and 1914. Died in 1951 (age about 97 years). Interment at Massillon Cemetery, Massillon, Ohio.

Lost 19 elections:
  August Claessens (1885-1954) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Switzerland, 1885. School teacher; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1914 (Socialist, 15th District), 1924 (Socialist, 23rd District), 1928 (Socialist, 14th District), 1930 (Socialist, 18th District), 1932 (Socialist, 14th District), 1934 (Socialist, at-large), 1946 (Liberal, 10th District), 1948 (Liberal, 8th District), 1950 (Liberal, 8th District); member of New York state assembly from New York County 17th District, 1918-20, 1922; defeated, 1915 (Socialist, New York County 26th District); expelled 1920, 1920; defeated, 1920 (Socialist, New York County 17th District), 1922 (Socialist, New York County 17th District), 1923 (Socialist, New York County 17th District), 1925 (Socialist, Bronx County 4th District), 1937 (American Labor, Kings County 4th District), 1938 (American Labor, Kings County 14th District), 1954 (Liberal, Kings County 14th District); delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; Socialist candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1926; American Labor candidate for New York state senate 11th District, 1940. Expelled from the New York State Assembly over alleged disloyalty, along with the other four Socialist members, April 1, 1920; re-elected to the same seat in a special election, and expelled again on September 21. Died, following a heart attack, at Brooklyn Jewish Hospital, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., December 9, 1954 (age about 69 years). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Flushing, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married 1912 to Hilda Goldstein (1890?-1932); married to Anna Glassman.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Thomas W. Klein (1914-1998) — also known as Tommy Klein; "Perennial Klein" — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born January 26, 1914. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1974, 1980, 1984, 1986, 1990, 1996; candidate in primary for Governor of Kentucky, 1975, 1995; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1976; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 3rd District, 1978, 1982, 1988, 1992, 1994; candidate in primary for Kentucky commissioner of agriculture, 1979; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1983, 1987, 1991; candidate for mayor of Louisville, Ky., 1993. Died of cancer, December 1, 1998 (age 84 years, 309 days). His body was donated to science.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  William J. Persons (1910-1966) — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in 1910. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state highway commissioner, 1941, 1961; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 2nd District, 1942, 1950; vice-chair of Michigan Prohibition Party, 1947-53; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1949, 1951, 1957, 1959; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1952, 1958, 1960; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1953; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1954, 1956. Died in 1966 (age about 56 years). Burial location unknown.
  James Sim (born c.1907) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Westland, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1907. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1944, 1948; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1946, 1962; treasurer of Michigan Socialist Labor Party, 1947; Socialist Labor candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1951, 1953, 1966; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1952, 1954, 1958, 1960, 1964, 1970, 1972; Socialist Labor candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1959, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 18th Senatorial District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1968; Michigan Socialist Labor state chair, 1977-79. Burial location unknown.

Lost 18 elections:
  Julius Levin (1922-1988) — also known as Jules Levin — of Haddon Heights, Camden County, N.J. Born February 3, 1922. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948, 1952, 1960, 1964; Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly, 1955 (Camden County), 1961 (Camden County), 1975 (5th District); Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state senate from Camden County, 1963; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1965, 1969, 1977, 1981, 1985; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1966, 1972, 1982, 1984; Socialist Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1976. Died May 16, 1988 (age 66 years, 103 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article

Lost 17 elections:
  Allin Depew (1886-1959) — of Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y.; Latham, Albany County, N.Y. Born in White Creek, Washington County, N.Y., March 18, 1886. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1916, 1918, 1926, 1928, 1932; candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1923, 1925, 1929, 1931, 1934, 1936, 1937, 1938; candidate for New York state senate 30th District, 1930. Methodist. Hit by a car and killed, while walking on the Troy-Schenectady road, Latham, Albany County, N.Y., December 9, 1959 (age 73 years, 266 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alex Depew and Mary Depew; married to Catherine Reed (died 1952).
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Herbert M. Merrill — of Schenectady, Schenectady County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1908 (Socialist, 23rd District), 1916 (Socialist, 30th District), 1918 (Socialist, 30th District), 1926 (Socialist, 30th District), 1932 (Socialist, 30th District), 1942 (American Labor, 30th District), 1950 (Liberal, 31st District), 1952 (Liberal, 32nd District); member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1912; defeated, 1915 (Schenectady County), 1920 (Schenectady County 2nd District), 1921 (Schenectady County 2nd District), 1922 (Schenectady County 2nd District); candidate for New York state senate 32nd District, 1928 (Socialist), 1930 (Socialist), 1934 (Socialist), 1938 (American Labor), 1940 (American Labor). Burial location unknown.

Lost 16 elections:
  S. John Block (c.1880-1955) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, about 1880. Socialist. Lawyer; candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1908; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1920, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1927, 1928, 1932, 1933; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914; candidate for New York state attorney general, 1916, 1917; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920. Member, American Civil Liberties Union; National Lawyers Guild; American Bar Association. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 30, 1955 (age about 75 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Block and Belle (Adler) Block; married to Anita Cahn.
  Harry Santhouse — of Passaic County, N.J. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1920 (7th District), 1922 (7th District), 1924 (7th District), 1928 (7th District), 1944 (8th District), 1954 (8th District); Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1940; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1940, 1948, 1952, 1960, 1964; Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state senate, 1961 (Passaic County), 1965 (District 14), 1967 (District 14); Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1963. Burial location unknown.
  Theodore J. Wilk (1911-1996) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Adrian, Armstrong County, Pa., October 28, 1911. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1942 (2nd District), 1944 (2nd District), 1955 (2nd District), 1991 (16th District); member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1947; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1948; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1949-54; defeated in primary, 1940 (Wayne County 1st District), 1946 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 7th District), 1956 (Wayne County 7th District), 1958 (Wayne County 7th District), 1982 (66th District), 1984 (66th District), 1990 (66th District), 1992 (42nd District), 1994 (42nd District), 1996 (42nd District); candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Died in Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich., September 3, 1996 (age 84 years, 311 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1938 to Anna Popielawski.
  Joseph A. Weil — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1902 (Social Democratic, Kings County 20th District), 1914 (Socialist, Kings County 20th District), 1915 (Socialist, Kings County 20th District), 1919 (Socialist, Kings County 19th District), 1922 (Socialist, Kings County 19th District), 1927 (Socialist, Kings County 20th District); candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 1910, 1912, 1926; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1924 (Socialist), 1926 (Socialist), 1928 (Socialist), 1930 (Socialist), 1932 (Socialist), 1934 (Socialist), 1942 (American Labor). Burial location unknown.

Lost 15 elections:
  William Wesley Cox (1865-1948) — also known as William W. Cox — of Illinois; St. Louis, Mo. Born February 5, 1865. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1904; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1914; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Missouri, 1916; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1918, 1922, 1926, 1928, 1934, 1944; Socialist Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1920; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1924, 1932, 1936, 1940; Socialist Labor candidate for Missouri state senate 32nd District, 1930. Died October 28, 1948 (age 83 years, 266 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Lawrence Joseph Sarsfield Daly (1912-1979) — also known as Lar Daly; Sarsfield Daly; "America First" — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born January 22, 1912. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1942 (Democratic primary), 1962 (Democratic primary), 1966 (Republican primary), 1970 (Republican primary), 1978 (Republican primary); candidate for mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1955 (Republican primary), 1959 (Republican primary), 1959 (Democratic primary), 1963 (Republican primary), 1967 (Republican primary), 1967; candidate in Republican primary for Governor of Illinois, 1956, 1964; Tax Cut candidate for President of the United States, 1960; Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 7th District, 1973. Died April 18, 1979 (age 67 years, 86 days). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, Ill.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William J. Kelly (1891-1971) — also known as Bill Kelly — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Born September 26, 1891. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Bay City, Mich., 1925 (primary), 1933; Democratic candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1928 (Bay County 1st District), 1960 (primary, Bay County); Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 10th District, 1932, 1934 (primary), 1936, 1940, 1942 (primary), 1944, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1956; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952; candidate for Michigan state senate 24th District, 1958. Died January 15, 1971 (age 79 years, 111 days). Burial location unknown.
  Frank Francis Fasi (b. 1920) — also known as Frank F. Fasi — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., August 27, 1920. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; candidate for Hawaii territorial House of Representatives, 1950; member of Democratic National Committee from Hawaii Territory, 1952-56; member of Hawaii territorial senate, 1958-59; Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1959; candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii, 1962 (Democratic primary), 2003 (Republican); mayor of Honolulu, Hawaii, 1969-81, 1985-94; defeated, 1952 (Democratic primary), 1954 (Democratic), 1960 (Democratic), 1980 (Democratic); resigned 1994; defeated, 1996 (Republican), 2000 (Republican); candidate for Governor of Hawaii, 1974 (Democratic primary), 1978 (Democratic primary), 1982, 1994, 1998 (Republican primary). Catholic. Member, Sigma Nu; Rotary; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Carmelo Fasi and Josephine (Lupo) Fasi; married, May 25, 1958, to Joyce Miyeku Kono.
  Cross-reference: Mason Altiery

Lost 14 elections:
  Karl Oberheu (1878-1957) — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in 1878. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1912 (5th District), 1916 (5th District), 1918 (12th District), 1922 (5th District), 1940 (5th District), 1944 (4th District), 1948 (4th District); Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Missouri, 1924, 1952; Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1928, 1936; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1932, 1938; Socialist Labor candidate for Missouri superintendent of schools, 1934. Died February 28, 1957 (age about 78 years). Interment at Eskridge Cemetery, Eskridge, Kan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Henning Albert Blomen (1910-1993) — also known as Henning A. Blomen — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass.; Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass.; Ipswich, Essex County, Mass. Born in New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass., September 28, 1910. Socialist. Machine assembler, Dewey & Almy Chemical Co.; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1938, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1956, 1958, 1960, 1962, 1966, 1970; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1946, 1948; Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1964; Socialist Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1968. Died, in a nursing home at North Reading, Middlesex County, Mass., July, 1993 (age 82 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Gustav A. Blomen and Clara E. (Magnuson) Blomen; married, February 17, 1969, to Constance Zimmerman.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Walter Henry Dearing (b. 1883) — also known as Walter H. Dearing — of Stapleton, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Great Neck, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y., August 24, 1883. Socialist. Newspaper reporter; candidate for New York state assembly from Richmond County 1st District, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1927, 1935; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1922, 1923, 1928, 1930, 1932, 1934; candidate for New York state senate 24th District, 1924; candidate for borough president of Richmond, New York, 1925, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Coleridge A. Hart (1852-1924) — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Peekskill, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1852. Lawyer; bank director; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 19th District, 1888; Prohibition candidate for New York state attorney general, 1889; Prohibition candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1896, 1906, 1911, 1912; Prohibition candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1908, 1913, 1916, 1917, 1920; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908, 1916; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1922. Congregationalist. Died November 21, 1924 (age about 72 years). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, Cortlandt town, Westchester County, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Algernon Lee (1873-1954) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, September 15, 1873. Socialist. School teacher; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1905; educational director, Rand School of Social Science, from 1909-35; candidate for New York state assembly, 1909 (New York County 6th District), 1914 (New York County 6th District), 1915 (New York County 20th District); member of Socialist National Committee from New York, 1911; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1912 (18th District), 1918 (13th District), 1920 (14th District), 1920 (14th District), 1926 (13th District); candidate for Governor of New York, 1916; member, New York City Board of Alderman, 1918-21; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1922; candidate for New York state senate, 1928 (14th District), 1930 (14th District), 1932 (17th District); delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Died in Amityville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., January 5, 1954 (age 80 years, 112 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Lee and Jane (Emmerson) Lee; married 1899 to Blanche Knappen (died 1900); married 1907 to Dr. Matilda Sinai.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Ross Zimmerman Pierpont (1917-2005) — also known as Ross Z. Pierpont — of Baltimore, Md.; Timonium, Baltimore County, Md. Born in Woodlawn, Baltimore County, Md., September 7, 1917. Physician; candidate for Governor of Maryland, 1966 (Democratic primary), 1978 (Republican primary), 1990 (Republican primary), 2002 (Republican primary); candidate for U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1968 (Democratic primary), 1974 (Republican primary), 1992 (Republican primary), 1994 (Republican primary), 1998 (Republican); Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland, 1970 (2nd District), 1984 (3rd District), 1986 (3rd District), 1988 (3rd District); Republican candidate for mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1971; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1972. Methodist. Member, American Medical Association; Kiwanis. Died September 30, 2005 (age 88 years, 23 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edwin L. Pierpont and Ethel (Zimmerman) Pierpont; married 1942 to Grace Schmidt.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Darwin James Meserole (1868-1952) — also known as Darwin J. Meserole — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Bellport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y.; Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., May 29, 1868. Socialist. Stockbroker; in June 1891, he shot and killed Theodore W. Larbig, was arrested and tried for murder, but found not guilty on ground of self-defense; lawyer; candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1915; candidate for New York state attorney general, 1920; candidate for New York state senate 1st District, 1922; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1927, 1931; candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1926; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1928; candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1930, 1934, 1936; president, National Unemployment League, which advocated public works programs to relieve unemployment. Died, from a heart attack, as he was about to board the Staten Island ferry, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 21, 1952 (age 83 years, 358 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Jeremiah Vanderbilt Meserole (1833-1908) and Ann Sophia (Richardson) Meserole (1839-1922); married, June 24, 1899, to Katherine Louise Maltby.
  Theodore Baeff — of St. Louis, Mo. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1920, 1932; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1924; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1926 (10th District), 1930 (10th District), 1934 (11th District); Socialist Labor candidate for Missouri state attorney general, 1928; Socialist Labor candidate for Missouri state treasurer, 1936, 1948, 1952; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1940, 1946; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Missouri, 1944; Socialist Labor candidate for Missouri state auditor, 1950. Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Martin F. Plunkett — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Wallingford, 1910, 1912, 1930, 1932, 1934; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1914 (3rd District), 1926 (3rd District), 1936 (at-large); candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1916, 1920, 1924, 1928; candidate for Governor of Connecticut, 1918, 1922; delegate to Socialist National Convention from Connecticut, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Frank Troha (born c.1904) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Oak Park, Oakland County, Mich. Born about 1904. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944, 1948, 1960, 1964; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 18th District, 1954; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1958; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1959; Socialist Labor candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1961; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1965-69; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1966, 1970; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1968, 1974, 1976; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1972. Burial location unknown.
  W. Clifford Bentley (born c.1905) — of Farmington, Oakland County, Mich.; Livonia, Wayne County, Mich.; Pleasant Ridge, Oakland County, Mich. Born about 1905. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1938 (17th District), 1958 (18th District), 1968 (18th District); Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1946, 1960, 1964, 1966, 1970; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953, 1969; treasurer of Michigan Socialist Labor Party, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1954; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1959, 1961; secretary-treasurer of Michigan Socialist Labor Party, 1961-69; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 12th Senatorial District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1962. Burial location unknown.
  Ralph Waldo Muncy (1902-1992) — also known as Ralph W. Muncy — of Allegan, Allegan County, Mich.; Monument, El Paso County, Colo.; Ann Arbor Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Cedar, Leelanau County, Mich., April 26, 1902. Socialist. Forester; engineer; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1960; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1951; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953, 1965; secretary of Michigan Socialist Labor Party, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state highway commissioner, 1953, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1958; Socialist Labor candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1959; Michigan Socialist Labor state chair, 1961-69; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Washtenaw County 1st District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1962 (at-large), 1968 (2nd District); Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1964; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1966. English, Scottish, and Swiss ancestry. Died, following myocardial infarction, at University Hospital, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., March 28, 1992 (age 89 years, 337 days). His body was donated to the University of Michigan medical school. Cremated; ashes interred at Rose Hill Cemetery, St. Clair, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of John Irvin Muncy (1871-1949) and Maud Ione (Ackley) Muncy (1873-1969); married, September 2, 1924, to Anna Van Tuyl (divorced 1935); married, October 22, 1935, to Lydia Low Baird (half-sister of Henry Robert Baird (1876-1936)); third cousin thrice removed of Chester Ackley.
  Political family: Muncy-Baird-Ackley family of St. Clair, Michigan (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Norman Mattoon Thomas (1884-1968) — also known as Norman Thomas — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Marion, Marion County, Ohio, November 20, 1884. Socialist. Ordained minister; candidate for Governor of New York, 1924, 1938; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1925 (Socialist), 1929; candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1926; candidate for President of the United States, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1930; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1934; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1960. Presbyterian. Member, American Civil Liberties Union; League for Industrial Democracy. Died December 19, 1968 (age 84 years, 29 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Married 1910 to Frances Violet Stewart.
  See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial

Lost 13 elections:
  Timothy N. Holden — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1886 (8th District), 1892 (9th District), 1894 (9th District), 1900 (9th District), 1902 (9th District), 1906 (9th District), 1910 (10th District), 1916 (12th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900, 1916; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 12th District, 1908; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 4th District, 1914, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Isidore Phillips — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1896 (Socialist Labor, 13th District), 1904 (Social Democratic, 10th District); candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; candidate for New York state senate, 1914 (11th District), 1922 (21st District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1915 (New York County 18th District), 1920 (New York County 18th District), 1921 (Bronx County 7th District), 1923 (Bronx County 7th District), 1924 (Bronx County 4th District), 1926 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1928 (Bronx County 7th District), 1929 (Bronx County 7th District). Burial location unknown.
  Herman Woskow — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 7th District, 1931 (Socialist), 1932 (Socialist), 1933 (Socialist), 1935 (Socialist), 1936 (Socialist), 1942 (American Labor), 1958 (Liberal); candidate for New York state senate, 1934 (Socialist, 22nd District), 1944 (Liberal, 26th District), 1946 (Liberal, 26th District), 1954 (Liberal, 28th District); Liberal candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 24th District, 1950, 1952. Burial location unknown.
  Edward F. Cassidy — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1902 (Social Democratic, 15th District), 1904 (Social Democratic, 12th District), 1904 (Social Democratic, 17th District), 1906 (Socialist, 8th District), 1913 (Socialist, 20th District), 1926 (Socialist, 18th District), 1930 (Socialist, 18th District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1915 (New York County 22nd District), 1930 (New York County 16th District); delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for Governor of New York, 1922; candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1925; candidate for New York state senate 18th District, 1932; candidate for borough president of Bronx, New York, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Bernardo S. Doganiero — of Burlington County, N.J. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state senate, 1955 (Camden County), 1963 (Burlington County), 1965 (District 4), 1967 (District 4-B), 1971 (District 4-C), 1973 (7th District); Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1960, 1964, 1972; Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly, 1961 (Burlington County), 1969 (District 4-B), 1975 (7th District); Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1976. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harry Wellington Laidler (1884-1970) — also known as Harry W. Laidler — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 18, 1884. Socialist. Newspaper reporter; author; economist; one of the founders (along with Upton Sinclair and others) of the League for Industrial Democracy (originally Intercollegiate Socialist Society); candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 17th District, 1914, 1915, 1923; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1917, 1922; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1918 (8th District), 1920 (3rd District), 1932 (6th District); candidate for New York state senate 6th District, 1928; candidate for borough president of Brooklyn, New York, 1930; candidate for Governor of New York, 1936; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1938. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Delta Phi; Sigma Chi. Died July 14, 1970 (age 86 years, 146 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Ebenezer Laidler and Julia (Heary) Laidler; married, November 5, 1919, to Agnes Fuller Armington (1887?-1970).
  Jacob Axelrad — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1918 (New York County 2nd District), 1919 (New York County 4th District), 1928 (Kings County 18th District), 1930 (Kings County 18th District); candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1924 (7th District), 1934 (6th District), 1936 (6th District), 1938 (6th District); candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1931, 1935, 1937; candidate for New York state senate 8th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  James Oneal (1875-1962) — also known as Jim Oneal — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb.; Indiana; Massachusetts; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Richmond Hill, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., March 13, 1875. Socialist. Editor; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1918 (7th District), 1920 (10th District), 1920 (10th District), 1922 (7th District), 1926 (2nd District), 1928 (7th District), 1931 (9th District), 1932 (2nd District); delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 14th District, 1922, 1923; candidate for New York state senate 7th District, 1924; candidate for borough president of Queens, New York, 1925, 1933. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., December 12, 1962 (age 87 years, 274 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Ella Ouiald.
  See also Wikipedia article
Gustave A. Strebel Gustave A. Strebel — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1904 (Social Democratic, 29th District), 1916 (Socialist, 35th District), 1934 (Socialist, 35th District); candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1908, 1910, 1912; member of Socialist National Committee from New York, 1911; candidate for Governor of New York, 1914; candidate for New York state assembly from Onondaga County 3rd District, 1915, 1919, 1920, 1921; candidate for New York state senate 38th District, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Library of Congress
  William Karlin — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Russia. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 4th District, 1918; defeated, 1914, 1915; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1922 (20th District), 1924 (14th District); candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1923, 1935; candidate for New York state attorney general, 1928, 1930, 1932, 1934; candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1931; candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Jessie Wallace Hughan (1875-1955) — also known as Jessie W. Hughan — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., December 25, 1875. Socialist. School teacher; candidate for New York state assembly, 1914 (Kings County 11th District), 1927 (New York County 10th District), 1932 (New York County 10th District), 1933 (New York County 10th District), 1936 (New York County 6th District), 1938 (New York County 6th District); candidate for secretary of state of New York, 1918; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1922 (16th District), 1924 (17th District), 1928 (15th District), 1934 (15th District); candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1926. Female. Scottish, English, and French ancestry. Member, Alpha Omicron Pi; War Resisters League; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 10, 1955 (age 79 years, 106 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Samuel Hughan (1837-1896) and Margaret (West) Hughan (died 1921); sister of Evelyn West Hughan (1871-1947).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Jeremiah D. Crowley — of Marcellus, Onondaga County, N.Y. Socialist. Employee of electric power and light company; Socialist Labor candidate for New York state engineer and surveyor, 1910; Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1912, 1914, 1920; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of New York, 1916, 1922, 1926, 1930; Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1928; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1932; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York at-large, 1934 (Socialist Labor), 1938 (Industrial Government); Industrial Government candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937. Burial location unknown.
  Robert J. Henderson (1885-1965) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Thamesford, Ontario, April 12, 1885. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1938; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1942 (Wayne County 1st District), 1944 (Wayne County 1st District), 1948 (Wayne County 1st District), 1950 (Wayne County 1st District), 1952 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 2nd District), 1956 (Wayne County 2nd District), 1958 (Wayne County 2nd District), 1960 (Wayne County 2nd District), 1962 (Wayne County 2nd District), 1964 (11th District); candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 2nd District, 1961. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. Died in 1965 (age about 80 years). Burial location unknown.
  Eric Hass (1905-1980) — of Oregon; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb., 1905. Socialist. Advertising business; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1936; editor of The Weekly People, 1938-68; Industrial Government candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1944; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1949 (Industrial Government), 1957 (Socialist Labor), 1961 (Socialist Labor), 1965 (Socialist Labor); candidate for Governor of New York, 1950 (Industrial Government), 1958 (Socialist Labor), 1962 (Socialist Labor); Socialist Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964; librarian. German and Danish ancestry. Resigned or expelled from the Socialist Labor Party, 1969. Died, from a heart attack, in Community Hospital, Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif., October 2, 1980 (age about 75 years). Burial location unknown.
  George F. Montgomery (b. 1933) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Oakland County, Mich. Born in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., August 21, 1933. Democrat. School teacher; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1960; candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 18th Senatorial District, 1961; member of Michigan state house of representatives 21st District, 1965-70; defeated, 1958 (Wayne County 6th District), 1959 (Wayne County 10th District), 1976 (24th District), 1982 (24th District), 1988 (20th District), 1992 (44th District), 1994 (44th District), 1996 (44th District); candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1970; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 19th District, 1972, 1974. Still living as of 1996.
  Relatives: Son of George F. Montgomery (1909-1981); married 1956 to Elizabeth Ann LeBlanc.
  Rollin M. Severance (c.1901-1984) — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born about 1901. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1948; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1950, 1952; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1951; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952, 1964, 1968, 1976, 1980, 1984; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1958; Prohibition candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1959; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1960; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1961. Assembly of God. Died in 1984 (age about 83 years). Burial location unknown.
  Harold A. Lindahl (1896-1965) — of Iron River, Iron County, Mich. Born November 12, 1896. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 31st District, 1942; Prohibition candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1944, 1946, 1952, 1954, 1956; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1947; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1947; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1948; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1960, 1964; Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1950; vice-chair of Michigan Prohibition Party, 1953; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1958. Member, American Legion. Died February 25, 1965 (age 68 years, 105 days). Interment at Stambaugh Cemetery, Iron River, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Richard A. MacRae (1885-1970) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1885. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1929-32; defeated, 1926 (Wayne County 1st District), 1932 (Wayne County 1st District), 1934 (Wayne County 1st District), 1936 (Wayne County 1st District), 1938 (Wayne County 1st District), 1940 (Wayne County 1st District); nominated, but withdrew 1942; defeated, 1954 (Wayne County 5th District), 1956 (Wayne County 5th District), 1958 (Wayne County 5th District); Republican candidate for Michigan state senate 1st District, 1942, 1944, 1950, 1952 (primary). Died in 1970 (age about 85 years). Burial location unknown.
  Frederick Kappler, Jr. (1866-1953) — also known as Frederick Kappler; Fred Kappler — of Lake Linden, Houghton County, Mich. Born in Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich., November 16, 1866. Member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1909-14, 1919-20, 1935-38, 1945-46 (Houghton County 2nd District 1909-14, 1919-20, Houghton County 1st District 1935-38, Houghton District 1945-46); defeated, 1906 (Democratic, Houghton County 2nd District), 1914 (Democratic, Houghton County 2nd District), 1916 (Democratic, Houghton County 2nd District), 1930 (Republican primary, Houghton County 1st District), 1932 (Democratic, Houghton County 1st District), 1938 (Democratic, Houghton County 1st District), 1940 (Democratic, Houghton County 1st District), 1946 (Democratic, Houghton District), 1948 (Democratic, Houghton District), 1950 (Democratic primary, Houghton District), 1952 (Democratic, Houghton District); Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1922, 1928 (primary); member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1939. German ancestry. Member, Grange; Knights of Labor. Died in 1953 (age about 86 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 30, 1891, to Magdalena Staffes.

Lost 12 elections:
  Willard J. Dawson — of Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 7th District, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1933, 1935. Burial location unknown.
Samuel A. De_Witt Samuel Aaron De Witt (1891-1963) — also known as Samuel A. De Witt; Sam De Witt — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in 1891. Socialist. Machinery dealer; poet; playwright; member of New York state assembly from Bronx County 3rd District, 1920; expelled 1920; resigned 1920; defeated, 1920 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1924 (Bronx County 7th District), 1926 (Bronx County 7th District), 1927 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1929 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1932 (Queens County 4th District), 1933 (Queens County 4th District); candidate for borough president of Bronx, New York, 1925; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1928 (22nd District), 1934 (2nd District), 1935 (2nd District), 1936 (2nd District). Expelled from the New York State Assembly over alleged disloyalty, along with the other four Socialist members, April 1, 1920; re-elected to the same seat in a special election, but resigned in protest when three other Socialist members were expelled again. Died in Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y., January 22, 1963 (age about 71 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Ken Ashby — of Texas. Born in Kentucky. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas, 1988 (5th District), 1990 (5th District), 1992 (30th District), 1994 (30th District), 1998 (3rd District), 2000 (5th District), 2002 (24th District), 2004 (28th District), 2006 (30th District), 2008 (5th District), 2010 (5th District), 2012 (5th District). Still living as of 2012.
  Albert Ronis — of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J.; Salem County, N.J. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948, 1960; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1953, 1957, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1954, 1958, 1960, 1964; Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state senate, 1963 (Salem County), 1965 (District 2), 1967 (District 3-A). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Louis P. Goldberg — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist candidate for New York state assembly, 1919 (Kings County 2nd District), 1921 (Kings County 23rd District), 1924 (Kings County 23rd District), 1928 (Kings County 23rd District); candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1929 (Socialist), 1931 (Socialist), 1932 (Socialist), 1933 (Socialist), 1935 (Socialist), 1940 (American Labor), 1942 (American Labor); Liberal candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Bertha Howell Mailly (1869-1960) — also known as Bertha H. Mailly; Bertha Howell — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in La Grange, Cook County, Ill., February 2, 1869. Socialist. Candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914; candidate for New York state senate, 1916 (14th District), 1918 (16th District); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1920 (16th District), 1924 (16th District), 1926 (16th District), 1928 (17th District), 1932 (16th District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1921 (New York County 23rd District), 1927 (New York County 5th District), 1930 (New York County 12th District), 1931 (New York County 15th District). Female. Died in Laguna Beach, Orange County, Calif., August 14, 1960 (age 91 years, 194 days). Interment at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Married 1898 to William Mailly (1871-1912).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Jacob Panken (b. 1879) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Ukraine, January 13, 1879. Socialist. Lawyer; candidate for New York state senate 11th District, 1908; candidate for New York state assembly, 1909 (New York County 8th District), 1915 (New York County 4th District); candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1910, 1929, 1931; municipal judge in New York, 1917-27; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1920; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1921; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1922, 1930; candidate for Governor of New York, 1926; candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1932. Jewish. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Herman Panken and Feiga (Berman) Panken; married, February 20, 1910, to Rachel Pallay.
  Charles W. Noonan — of Schenectady, Schenectady County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for secretary of state of New York, 1908, 1920; candidate for New York state comptroller, 1914, 1916, 1926; candidate for New York state treasurer, 1918; candidate for New York state assembly from Schenectady County 1st District, 1921; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1924 (30th District), 1928 (30th District), 1930 (30th District), 1934 (at-large); candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Joseph G. Hodges — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1922 (5th District), 1924 (5th District), 1926 (5th District), 1930 (5th District), 1934 (5th District), 1936 (5th District), 1946 (4th District); candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1928; candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1932, 1938, 1952; candidate for Missouri state treasurer, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Arthur J. Kurtz (b. 1898) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, September 11, 1898. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Republican candidate for Michigan state senate, 1932 (primary, 21st District), 1938 (primary, 21st District), 1944 (primary, 21st District), 1966 (5th District); member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1940 (Wayne County 1st District), 1948 (Wayne County 1st District), 1950 (Wayne County 1st District), 1952 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 8th District); Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1956, 1958 (primary); candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 8th District, 1961. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Elks; Moose; Eagles; Woodmen; American Judicature Society. Burial location unknown.
  William Walbridge — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Livonia, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1968, 1972, 1976; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1946; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1958; Socialist Labor candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1959; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1960; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1964; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1965; Socialist Labor candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1970. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Albert Mills — of Utica, Macomb County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1950; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1951; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1952, 1960, 1962; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1954; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1958; Socialist Labor candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1959; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Macomb County 1st District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1964, 1966. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Philip Rahoi Philip J. Rahoi (1896-1980) — also known as Philip Rahoi — of Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich. Born in Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich., April 5, 1896. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Dickinson County, 1935-38; defeated, 1932 (Dickinson County), 1938 (Dickinson County), 1940 (Dickinson County), 1942 (Dickinson County), 1946 (Dickinson District), 1968 (109th District), 1972 (109th District); candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1944 (Republican primary), 1950 (Democratic primary); member of Michigan state senate 31st District, 1955-64; defeated, 1952 (31st District), 1964 (38th District), 1966 (38th District); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1956, 1960 (alternate), 1964 (alternate). Lutheran. Died in Kingsford, Dickinson County, Mich., March 11, 1980 (age 83 years, 341 days). Interment at Iron Mountain Cemetery Park, Iron Mountain, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Philip Rahoi and Alma (Makoutz) Rahoi; married 1918 to Elsa Hallgren.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
Stanley Rozycki Stanley Rozycki (b. 1908) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., April 12, 1908. Democrat. General manager, Fireside Printing and Publishing Co.; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1938; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952, 1964 (alternate); member of Michigan state senate, 1955-74 (2nd District 1955-64, 3rd District 1965-74); defeated in primary, 1942, 1944, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1974, 1978, 1988. Catholic. Polish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Polish National Alliance. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
Harold Stassen Harold Edward Stassen (1907-2001) — also known as Harold E. Stassen — of South St. Paul, Dakota County, Minn.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in West St. Paul, Dakota County, Minn., April 13, 1907. Republican. Lawyer; Dakota County Attorney, 1931-38; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1936, 1940; Governor of Minnesota, 1939-43; resigned 1943; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; among the founders of the United Nations, 1945 (in 2001, he was the last surviving signer of the UN Charter); president, University of Pennsylvania, 1948-53; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1948, 1952, 1964, 1968, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992; candidate in primary for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1958; candidate for mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1959; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960; Independent Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 4th District, 1986. Baptist. Member, Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Delta Sigma Rho; Gamma Eta Gamma; Freemasons; Shriners; Council on Foreign Relations. Died, at the Friendship Village nursing home, Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minn., March 4, 2001 (age 93 years, 325 days). Interment at Acacia Cemetery, Mendota Heights, Minn.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Image source: Library of Congress

Lost 11 elections:
  Joseph P. Sullivan — also known as Joe Sullivan — Democrat. Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas, 1974 (primary, 21st District), 1978 (primary, 21st District), 1980 (21st District), 1984 (21st District), 1996 (primary, 23rd District), 1998 (primary, 23rd District), 2000 (primary, 23rd District), 2004 (23rd District); candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1982, 1988; candidate for Texas state senate 25th District, 2002. Still living as of 2004.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Walter J. Farrington (b. 1829) — of Fishkill, Dutchess County, N.Y.; Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in Lagrangeville, Dutchess County, N.Y., October 17, 1829. Lawyer; Prohibition candidate for New York state attorney general, 1873; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1874 (13th District), 1886 (16th District); Prohibition candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1884, 1889; Prohibition candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1892; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 16th District, 1893; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1896 (Prohibition, 2nd District), 1915 (9th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896; Prohibition candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Elijah Farrington (1781-1861) and Phoebe (Howe) Farrington (1785-1857); married, June 2, 1858, to Sarah E. Kay.
  Charles E. Manierre — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1904, 1913, 1914, 1918; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908, 1916; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1912; Prohibition candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1913; Prohibition candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914; Prohibition candidate for Governor of New York, 1926; Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Elliot Greenspan — of Mercer County, N.J.; Ridgefield Park, Bergen County, N.J. Labor candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly, 1975 (13th District), 1977 (39th District), 1978 (39th District); Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1976 (4th District), 1978 (7th District); candidate in Democratic primary for New Jersey state senate 38th District, 1983; candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1984, 1986, 1990; candidate in Democratic primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1985, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Campaign slogan (2001): "Vote for a Sane Greenspan, Instead!"
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  John McKee — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1894 (12th District), 1898 (13th District), 1912 (7th District), 1916 (7th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896, 1900, 1908, 1916; Prohibition candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1897; Prohibition candidate for Governor of New York, 1904; Prohibition candidate for New York state treasurer, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Ernest H. Kleine — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 6th District, 1925 (Socialist), 1926 (Socialist), 1927 (Socialist), 1928 (Socialist), 1930 (Socialist), 1933 (Socialist), 1935 (Socialist), 1937 (American Labor), 1938 (American Labor), 1940 (American Labor); American Labor candidate for New York state senate 50th District, 1942. Burial location unknown.
  Louis B. Boudin (1874-1952) — also known as Louis Boudianoff — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Russia, December 15, 1874. Socialist. Lawyer; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1905 (Socialist), 1906 (Socialist), 1907, 1908, 1909 (Socialist), 1910 (Socialist), 1912 (Socialist), 1919 (Socialist); candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1910, 1917; candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1916. Jewish ancestry. Died in 1952 (age about 77 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Richard McCleery (b. 1902) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., December 19, 1902. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 15th District, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1940, 1942; member of New York state senate 9th District, 1947-48; defeated, 1944 (9th District), 1948 (9th District), 1950 (9th District), 1952 (9th District), 1962 (18th District). Member, Typographical Union. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas McCleery and Katherine McCleery; married 1925 to Katherine Schaible.
  Richard A. H. J. Guzowski (1921-1994) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1921. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1955; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 9th District, 1961; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 9th District, 1963-64; defeated in primary, 1950 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 1st District), 1964 (10th District), 1966 (10th District), 1967 (19th District), 1968 (6th District), 1970 (6th District), 1982 (21st District), 1982 (12th District). Died in 1994 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  Bernard J. Riley — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1903 (Social Democratic, Kings County 16th District), 1914 (Socialist, Kings County 18th District), 1920 (Socialist, Kings County 18th District), 1921 (Socialist, Kings County 18th District), 1922 (Socialist, Kings County 2nd District), 1926 (Socialist, Kings County 18th District); candidate for New York state treasurer, 1908; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1910 (5th District), 1918 (6th District), 1928 (6th District); candidate for New York state senate 4th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Sheila Anne Jones — also known as Sheila A. Jones — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill. School teacher; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1982 (Anti-Drug, 9th District), 1983 (Democratic primary, 1st District), 1984 (Democratic primary, 1st District), 1992 (Economic Recovery, 9th District); candidate in Democratic primary for mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1983, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1995; candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1986; candidate in Democratic primary for Governor of Illinois, 1994. Female. African ancestry. Still living as of 1995.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Samuel E. Beardsley — also known as Sam E. Beardsley — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1918 (16th District), 1924 (18th District), 1926 (14th District), 1928 (12th District); candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1919; candidate for New York state senate, 1920 (14th District), 1932 (16th District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1921 (New York County 6th District), 1922 (New York County 6th District), 1923 (New York County 6th District), 1927 (New York County 8th District). Burial location unknown.
  Frank R. Crosswaith — of New York. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1922 (Socialist, 21st District), 1928 (Socialist, 19th District), 1929 (Socialist, 21st District), 1930 (Socialist, 21st District), 1932 (Socialist, 21st District), 1934 (Socialist, 21st District), 1936 (Socialist, at-large), 1938 (Socialist, 21st District), 1940 (American Labor, 22nd District); Socialist candidate for secretary of state of New York, 1924; Socialist candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937. Burial location unknown.
  William Wallace Passage — also known as William W. Passage — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1898 (Prohibition, 2nd District), 1910 (Socialist, 6th District), 1920 (Socialist, 6th District), 1922 (Socialist, 3rd District), 1924 (Socialist, 6th District), 1926 (Socialist, 6th District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1901 (Social Democratic, Kings County 10th District), 1919 (Socialist, Kings County 21st District); Social Democratic candidate for New York state comptroller, 1904; candidate for borough president of Brooklyn, New York, 1921, 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Barnet Wolff — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Queens, Queens County, N.Y.; Sullivan County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1909 (Socialist, Kings County 23rd District), 1935 (Socialist, Sullivan County), 1940 (American Labor, Sullivan County); Socialist candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1910 (4th District), 1912 (10th District), 1922 (1st District), 1924 (2nd District), 1928 (2nd District); Socialist candidate for New York state senate, 1916 (10th District), 1932 (2nd District); Socialist candidate for borough president of Queens, New York, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Hezekiah D. Wilcox — of Chemung County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 6th District, 1912, 1915; candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1913, 1916, 1917, 1927, 1928; candidate for New York state attorney general, 1918, 1926; candidate for New York state assembly from Chemung County, 1924; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 37th District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Frank Knotek — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn.; Pennsylvania. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1908; Socialist Labor candidate for Connecticut state senate 3rd District, 1910; Industrial candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1916, 1920; Industrial Labor candidate for superior court judge in Pennsylvania, 1934; candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1940 (Industrial Government), 1944 (Industrial Government), 1946 (Socialist Labor), 1952 (Industrial Government); Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania, 1954; Socialist Labor candidate for Pennsylvania state auditor general, 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Helen Betty Halyard (b. 1950) — also known as Helen Halyard — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born November 24, 1950. Socialist. Workers League candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1974 (14th District), 1976 (19th District); Workers League candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1982; Workers League candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1984, 1988; candidate in primary for mayor of Detroit, Mich., 1985, 1989; Workers League candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988; Workers League candidate for President of the United States, 1992; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1994 (13th District), 1996 (Socialist Equality, 14th District). Female. African ancestry. Still living as of 2008.
  See also Wikipedia article
Scotty Boman Scott A. Boman (b. 1962) — also known as Scotty Boman — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; St. Clair Shores, Macomb County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., April 14, 1962. Libertarian. College instructor; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1994; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1996, 2012; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1996; candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1998; candidate for Michigan state board of education, 2002, 2004; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 2006; candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 2008, 2012; candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 2010. Member, National Rifle Association; American Civil Liberties Union. Still living as of 2012.
  Image source: Libertarian Party
  Markus S. Simon — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935; Republican candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1948 (primary, Wayne County 1st District), 1962 (Wayne County 4th District), 1966 (22nd District), 1968 (22nd District), 1972 (8th District), 1974 (primary, 64th District); Republican candidate for Michigan state senate, 1952 (primary, 5th District), 1958 (primary, 4th District), 1978 (15th District); candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 4th Senatorial District, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Joseph F. Martin, Jr. (1900-1967) — of Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1900. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1935-38; defeated in primary, 1938; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1940, 1942; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1948 (21st District), 1950 (21st District), 1952 (21st District), 1954 (5th District), 1956 (21st District), 1958 (21st District), 1960 (21st District), 1962 (21st District). Died in 1967 (age about 67 years). Burial location unknown.
  Peter Goonis (born c.1898) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1898. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1964; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953-69; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1954, 1958, 1960; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 4th Senatorial District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1966; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1968, 1970. Burial location unknown.
  Victor S. Wierzbicki — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Republican candidate for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1946, 1950 (primary), 1951 (primary), 1952 (primary), 1954, 1956, 1962; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1948; candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 2nd Senatorial District, 1961; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 7th District, 1966, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roman I. Jarvis, Sr. (d. 1940) — of Michigan. Democrat. Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1896, 1898, 1900, 1920, 1928, 1930, 1932 (primary), 1934 (primary), 1936 (primary), 1938 (primary); candidate for Michigan state senate 7th District, 1906. Died December 20, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Uncle of William J. Bryan Jarvis (1897-?) and Harvey Hope Jarvis.
  Political family: Jarvis family of Benton Harbor, Michigan.
  Robert Lee Ward — also known as Robert L. Ward — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1932 (Republican primary, 13th District), 1938 (Democratic primary, 1st District), 1952 (Republican primary, 13th District), 1956 (Republican primary, 1st District); Republican candidate for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1940, 1944, 1946, 1948, 1950 (primary), 1951; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948, 1952; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 11th District, 1954. Burial location unknown.
  Walter Czarnecki (1914-1979) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., February 10, 1914. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1950-64; Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1950 (primary), 1952 (primary), 1956, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1962; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1952 (Wayne County 1st District), 1972 (10th District); Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952; defeated, 1960; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1964; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1966. Catholic. Polish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Polish National Alliance. Died in February, 1979 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Katherine Czarnecki (1911-2001).
  John Bartholomew Sosnowski (1883-1968) — also known as John B. Sosnowski — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., December 8, 1883. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1925-27; defeated, 1926 (1st District), 1928 (1st District), 1930 (1st District), 1932 (1st District), 1934 (1st District), 1936 (1st District), 1938 (1st District), 1942 (1st District), 1944 (1st District), 1946 (1st District), 1952 (16th District); delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1932, 1936, 1940 (alternate), 1944; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., July 16, 1968 (age 84 years, 221 days). Interment at Sweetest Heart of Mary Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Charles Hiram Randall (1865-1951) — also known as Charles H. Randall — of Kimball, Kimball County, Neb.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Auburn, Nemaha County, Neb., July 23, 1865. Newspaper editor and publisher; member of California state assembly, 1911-12; defeated, 1950; U.S. Representative from California 9th District, 1915-21; defeated, 1920 (9th District), 1921 (9th District), 1922 (9th District), 1924 (9th District), 1926 (9th District), 1932 (13th District), 1934 (13th District), 1940 (13th District), 1944 (20th District); Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from California, 1928. Methodist. Died at General Hospital, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., February 18, 1951 (age 85 years, 210 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Elias J. Randall and Sarah F. (Schooley) Randall; married, November 15, 1885, to May E. Stanley.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Terry McGovern Carpenter (1900-1978) — also known as Terry Carpenter — of Scottsbluff, Scotts Bluff County, Neb. Born in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, March 28, 1900. Candidate for mayor of Scottsbluff, Neb., 1931; U.S. Representative from Nebraska 5th District, 1933-35; candidate for Governor of Nebraska, 1934, 1940 (Democratic), 1950, 1960; candidate for U.S. Senator from Nebraska, 1936 (Democratic), 1942, 1948 (Democratic), 1954, 1972 (Democratic); delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1952, 1956; member of Nebraska unicameral legislature, 1953-; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Nebraska, 1974. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Changed parties five times. Died in Scottsbluff, Scotts Bluff County, Neb., April 27, 1978 (age 78 years, 30 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Scottsbluff, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Bert C. Carpenter and Martha Ellen (Harris) Carpenter; married, February 1, 1930, to Hazeldeane Carruthers.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page

Lost 10 elections:
  James A. Ware — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Public relations business; candidate in primary for California state senate 38th District, 1962; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from California 30th District, 1964; candidate for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1965, 1973, 1981; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from California, 1968, 1976, 1980; candidate in primary for Governor of California, 1974; candidate for California state controller, 1978. Still living as of 1981.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Alphonso Alva Hopkins (1843-1918) — also known as Alphonso A. Hopkins; A. H. Linton — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Burlington Flats, Otsego County, N.Y., March 27, 1843. Editor, American Rural Home (weekly newspaper), 1871-84; lecturer; university professor; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1874 (30th District), 1876 (30th District), 1878 (30th District), 1900 (29th District), 1912 (15th District); Prohibition candidate for New York state comptroller, 1875; Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of New York, 1879; Prohibition candidate for Governor of New York, 1882; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 17th District, 1914; Prohibition candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914. Baptist; later Congregationalist. Died in Cliffside, Bergen County, N.J., September 25, 1918 (age 75 years, 182 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alvah Hopkins (1805-1898) and Mercy (Hale) Hopkins (1805-1895); married 1867 to Adelia R. Allyn; married, February 17, 1897, to Emma M. Santee (first cousin of Jerry E. B. Santee); third cousin once removed of Millard Fillmore and Orlando Kellogg; third cousin twice removed of Jonathan Brace (1754-1837); fourth cousin of Rowland Case Kellogg and Frank Billings Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of Thomas Kimberly Brace.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Otis family of Connecticut; Sherman family of Connecticut; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Porter-Kelsey family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Christopher B. Garvey — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; Amityville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Libertarian candidate for Governor of New York, 1998; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court, 2000 (Conservative, 12th District), 2001 (Conservative, 12th District), 2002 (Conservative, 12th District), 2003 (Conservative, 12th District), 2004 (Conservative, 12th District), 2015 (Conservative, 12th District), 2019 (Libertarian, 10th District); Libertarian candidate for New York state attorney general, 2006, 2018. Still living as of 2019.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Charles H. Rich — of Madison County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly from Madison County, 1920 (Socialist), 1921 (Socialist), 1922 (Socialist), 1923 (Socialist), 1926 (Socialist), 1927 (Socialist), 1928 (Socialist), 1932 (Socialist), 1934 (Socialist), 1942 (American Labor). Burial location unknown.
  John H. Sullivan — of Warren County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state senate 33rd District, 1914 (Socialist), 1922 (Socialist), 1938 (Socialist), 1942 (Democratic); candidate for New York state assembly from Warren County, 1923 (Socialist), 1934 (Socialist), 1954 (Liberal); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1930 (Socialist, 29th District), 1950 (Liberal, 33rd District), 1952 (Liberal, 31st District). Burial location unknown.
  Gloria Estela La Riva (b. 1954) — also known as Gloria E. La Riva — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M., August 13, 1954. Socialist. Candidate for mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 1983, 1991; Workers World candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1984, 1988, 1996, 2000; candidate for President of the United States, 1992 (Workers World), 2008 (Socialism and Liberation), 2016 (Socialism and Liberation), 2020 (Socialism and Liberation). Female. Hispanic ancestry. Still living as of 2020.
  See also Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  George K. Hinds — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1914, 1916, 1918; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920; Prohibition candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1921; Prohibition candidate for Governor of New York, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Leon Andrew Malkiel (b. 1866) — also known as Leon A. Malkiel — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Moscow, Russia, August 1, 1866. Socialist. Real estate business; lawyer; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1903 (Social Democratic), 1906 (Socialist), 1915 (Socialist), 1923 (Socialist), 1929 (Socialist); Social Democratic candidate for New York state attorney general, 1904; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1908, 1916; candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1912, 1920. Member, Odd Fellows; Knights of the Maccabees. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Malkiel and Leah (Balkin) Malkiel; married, July 7, 1900, to Theresa Serber (1870?-?).
  Pierre De Nio — of Delaware County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1914 (Socialist), 1930 (Socialist), 1931 (Socialist), 1935 (Socialist), 1938 (American Labor), 1942 (American Labor); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1932 (Socialist, 34th District), 1934 (Socialist, 34th District), 1948 (Liberal, 37th District); Democratic candidate for New York state senate 34th District, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Gust C. Peterson — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 1st District, 1911, 1919, 1921, 1922, 1924, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934; candidate for New York state senate 51st District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Samuel H. Friedman — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1921 (Kings County 5th District), 1922 (Kings County 5th District), 1923 (Kings County 5th District), 1926 (Kings County 6th District), 1927 (Kings County 6th District), 1929 (Kings County 6th District); candidate for New York state senate, 1928 (7th District), 1932 (7th District), 1936 (14th District); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  George McMullen — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1909 (New York County 32nd District), 1919 (New York County 14th District), 1920 (New York County 14th District), 1921 (New York County 14th District), 1922 (New York County 14th District), 1923 (New York County 14th District), 1927 (New York County 14th District); candidate for New York state senate, 1924 (16th District), 1928 (18th District), 1930 (21st District). Burial location unknown.
  Guy S. Williams — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Prohibition candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1942, 1944, 1946, 1952, 1954, 1958, 1960, 1962, 1964; Prohibition candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James Lewis Hudler (b. 1952) — also known as James L. Hudler — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich.; Chelsea, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in 1952. Libertarian. Candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1976, 2004, 2012; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1980, 1984; candidate for Michigan state senate 19th District, 1982. Still living as of 2012.
  Herbert H. Shaw — of North Bergen, Hudson County, N.J. Politicians Are Crooks candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 32nd District, 1973; Politicians Are Crooks candidate for New Jersey state senate 32nd District, 1977; Politicians Are Crooks candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1978; candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1986 (Port Authority = Crooks, 14th District), 1992 (Politicians Are Crooks, 9th District), 1994 (Politicians Are Crooks, 13th District), 1996 (Independent, 13th District), 2000 (Independent, 13th District), 2002 (Politicians Are Crooks, 13th District), 2004 (Politicians Are Crooks, 13th District). Still living as of 2004.
  Lloyd Jeffrey Mallan — also known as Jeff Mallan — of Hawaii. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 2nd District, 1988, 1990, 1990, 1992, 2002, 2002, 2003; candidate for U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1998, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
Mark R. Shaw Mark Revell Shaw (1889-1978) — also known as Mark R. Shaw — of Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass. Born January 22, 1889. Minister; missionary; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1946, 1952, 1958, 1966, 1970; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1948, 1950, 1956; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1956; Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1964. Methodist. Died June 4, 1978 (age 89 years, 133 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Prohibitionists.org
  Moissaye J. Olgin (b. 1878) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Kiev, Ukraine, March 24, 1878. Communist. Journalist; Workers candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1924; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1926 (Workers, 23rd District), 1930 (Communist, 10th District), 1932 (Communist, 24th District), 1934 (Communist, 23rd District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1927 (Workers, Bronx County 5th District), 1929 (Communist, Bronx County 4th District), 1933 (Communist, Bronx County 6th District), 1936 (Communist, Bronx County 5th District), 1936 (Communist, Bronx County 5th District). Jewish. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Chaim Aaron Olgin and Zipa (Gelman) Olgin.
  Carle Whitehead — of Colorado. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1932, 1936, 1938, 1942, 1944, 1948; candidate for U.S. Representative from Colorado 1st District, 1934, 1950, 1952, 1954. Burial location unknown.
  William M. Feigenbaum (1886-1949) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in 1886. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1916 (10th District), 1924 (8th District), 1926 (8th District), 1928 (8th District); member of New York state assembly from Kings County 6th District, 1918; defeated, 1919 (Kings County 6th District), 1922 (Kings County 6th District), 1923 (Kings County 23rd District); candidate for New York state senate 4th District, 1930, 1932, 1934. Died in 1949 (age about 63 years). Burial location unknown.
  Patrick J. Murphy — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1918 (22nd District), 1920 (22nd District), 1926 (24th District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1921 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1925 (Bronx County 8th District), 1927 (Bronx County 8th District); candidate for New York state senate 23rd District, 1922, 1924, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  William J. Van Essen — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1922, 1922, 1928, 1930, 1932, 1952; candidate for Pennsylvania secretary of internal affairs, 1926; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 35th District, 1926; candidate for mayor of Pittsburgh, Pa., 1929, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Jack E. Legel (1936-2001) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1936. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 2nd District, 1975-80; defeated, 1966 (17th District), 1968 (17th District), 1970 (17th District), 1980 (2nd District), 1982 (3rd District), 1982 (1st District), 1984 (2nd District), 1986 (2nd District), 1992 (14th District); alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1994. Died, of liver cancer, in the Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospice, Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich., November 14, 2001 (age about 65 years). Interment at St. Hedwig Cemetery, Dearborn Heights, Mich.
  William L. Magill (d. 1994) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Ray County, Mo. Republican. Republican candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1956 (Wayne County 2nd District), 1958 (Wayne County 2nd District), 1960 (Wayne County 2nd District), 1962 (Wayne County 2nd District), 1966 (11th District), 1968 (primary, 11th District), 1970 (11th District); candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 2nd District, 1961; candidate for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1964. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., 1994. Interment at Ortona Cemetery, Glades County, Fla.
  George Sam Taylor (born c.1915) — also known as George S. Taylor — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born about 1915. Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1946 (Socialist Labor), 1950 (Industrial Government), 1962 (Socialist Labor), 1966 (Socialist Labor), 1970 (Socialist Labor); Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1956, 1958, 1964; Socialist Labor candidate for Pennsylvania state auditor general, 1960; Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Paul H. Kyburz (1908-1997) — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born November 9, 1908. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate, 1942 (8th District), 1958 (14th District); Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 1st District, 1946, 1956; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1964; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1953; treasurer of Michigan Prohibition Party, 1953; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1957; Prohibition candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1959; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1960; Prohibition candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1961. Died May 7, 1997 (age 88 years, 179 days). Burial location unknown.
  Herman Richter — of Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1899, 1909, 1911; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1902; Socialist Labor candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1905; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1906, 1910, 1912, 1914; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Frank Girard (born c.1927) — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich.; Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born about 1927. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953, 1965-77; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state senate 23rd District, 1954; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 26th Senatorial District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1966; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1974; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1977.
Frank Lovell Frank Lovell (1913-1998) — also known as Frederick J. Lang — of San Francisco, Calif.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Ipava, Fulton County, Ill., July 24, 1913. Socialist. Seaman; automobile worker; candidate for mayor of Detroit, Mich., 1953; Socialist Workers candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1954, 1958, 1964; Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1960; Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960, 1964, 1968; Socialist Workers candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 4th District, 1961; Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1968. Member, United Auto Workers. Died, from a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 1, 1998 (age 84 years, 281 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1949 to Sarah Zucker (1922-1994).
  Image source: The Militant, October 27, 1958
  Ralph B. Guy (1901-1988) — of Michigan. Born February 16, 1901. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1932 (Democratic primary), 1934 (Democratic primary), 1936 (Democratic primary), 1936 (Third Party), 1938 (Republican primary), 1944 (Republican primary), 1946 (Republican primary), 1958 (Republican), 1960 (Republican primary); Republican candidate for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1952. Died May 12, 1988 (age 87 years, 86 days). Burial location unknown.
  Charles F. Mann — of Michigan. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1932 (Democratic primary), 1934 (Democratic primary), 1936 (Democratic primary), 1936 (American), 1938 (Democratic), 1940 (Democratic primary), 1942 (Democratic primary), 1944 (Democratic), 1946 (Democratic primary); American candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1936. Burial location unknown.

Lost 9 elections:
  John P. Hagan — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1962 (23rd District), 1964 (23rd District), 1966 (24th District), 1968 (24th District), 1970 (24th District), 1974 (10th District), 1976 (10th District), 1978 (23rd District); candidate for borough president of Bronx, New York, 1969. Still living as of 1978.
  Dominic W. Doganiero — of Camden County, N.J. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly, 1955 (Camden County), 1961 (Camden County), 1963 (Camden County), 1969 (District 3-D); Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1964, 1972; Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state senate, 1965 (District 3), 1967 (District 3-D), 1973 (5th District). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
James Harris James E. Harris (b. 1948) — also known as James Harris — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Washington, D.C.; Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga.; New York City (unknown county), N.Y.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1948. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from the District of Columbia, 1971; Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1988; Socialist Workers candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1989; Socialist Workers candidate for President of the United States, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012; candidate for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 2009. African ancestry. Still living as of 2012.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Image source: Newnan Times-Herald, August 3, 2012
  Henry L. Slobodin — of New York. Socialist. Candidate for New York state attorney general, 1900 (Social Democratic), 1908 (Socialist), 1910 (Socialist), 1912 (Socialist); candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1907 (1st District), 1914 (Socialist, 7th District), 1916 (Socialist, 1st District); candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1913; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Charles Solomon (1889-1963) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born October 29, 1889. Socialist. Newspaperman; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 23rd District, 1919-20, 1921; expelled 1920, 1920; defeated, 1927; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1924; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1928, 1938; candidate for New York state senate 8th District, 1930; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1932; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1933; candidate for Governor of New York, 1934; American Labor candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937. Jewish. Expelled from the New York State Assembly over alleged disloyalty, along with the other four Socialist members, April 1, 1920; re-elected to the same seat in a special election, and expelled again on September 21. Died December 8, 1963 (age 74 years, 40 days). Interment at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y.
  Epitaph: "He Gave The People of His Best."
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Edward R. Keeler (born c.1869) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, about 1869. Stationery store owner; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 7th District, 1895, 1914, 1919, 1921; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1900 (4th District), 1908 (5th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 5th District, 1920, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Mary W. Keeler.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Leon Francis Nadrowski (1923-2010) — also known as Leon F. Nadrowski — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 10, 1923. Republican. Physician; surgeon; candidate for New York state senate 18th District, 1954; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1958 (8th District), 1960 (8th District), 1962 (14th District), 1966 (14th District), 1982 (13th District), 1986 (13th District); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972; candidate for borough president of Brooklyn, New York, 1977, 1981. Died in Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Fla., December 9, 2010 (age 87 years, 60 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens South, Davie, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Nadrowski and Anna Nadrowski; married 1988 to Gail Simonsen.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Simon Berlin — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate, 1912 (20th District), 1924 (19th District), 1926 (15th District), 1932 (15th District); candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Harry Schachner — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 4th District, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1934; candidate for New York state senate 11th District, 1924, 1926, 1928, 1930, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Silas Comfort Swallow (1839-1930) — also known as Silas C. Swallow — of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa. Born in Plains, Luzerne County, Pa., March 5, 1839. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Methodist minister; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896, 1900, 1908, 1916, 1920; Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1897; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1898, 1902; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 1904. Methodist. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa., 1930 (age about 91 years). Interment at Paxtang Cemetery, Paxtang, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of George Swallow and Sarah Swallow; married, January 30, 1866, to Louisa Robins.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lyndon Hermyle LaRouche, Jr. (1922-2018) — also known as Lyndon LaRouche; Lyn Marcus — of New York City (unknown county), N.Y.; Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va. Born in Rochester, Strafford County, N.H., September 8, 1922. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1976; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004; indicted, with others, on fraud and conspiracy charges in 1986 over solicitation of loans from supporters without intending to repay them; also charged with obstruction of justice over destruction of financial records; tried in federal court in Boston; a mistrial was declared in 1988; re-indicted in federal court in Virginia on charges of conspiracy, mail fraud, and tax evasion; convicted and sentenced to fifteen years in prison; released on parole in 1994; Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 10th District, 1990. Died in 2018 (age about 95 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Jessie Lenore (Weir) LaRouche (1893-1978) and Lyndon H. LaRouche, Sr. (1896-1983); married 1954 to Janice Neuberger (divorced 1963); married 1977 to Helga Zepp.
  Cross-reference: Ramsey Clark
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  Books by Lyndon H. LaRouche: Now, Are You Ready To Learn Economics? — How to Defeat Liberalism and William F. Buckley — Earth's Next Fifty Years
  Books about Lyndon H. LaRouche: Michael O. Billington, Reflections of an American Political Prisoner : The Repression and Promise of the LaRouche Movement
  Critical books about Lyndon H. LaRouche: Helen Gilbert, Lyndon Larouche: Fascism Restyled for the New Millennium — Dennis King, Lyndon Larouche and the New American Fascism
  Esther Friedman — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1917 (Bronx County 7th District), 1927 (Bronx County 7th District), 1928 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1929 (Bronx County 8th District), 1931 (Bronx County 8th District); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1920 (19th District), 1932 (24th District); candidate for New York state senate, 1926 (22nd District), 1930 (23rd District). Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelmus B. Robinson — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1918, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1926, 1928, 1930; candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 22nd District, 1919, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  George R. Moffatt — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1916, 1922, 1924, 1926, 1928, 1930, 1940; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stamford, 1918, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Omari Musa (born c.1944) — also known as Herman Fagg — of California; Illinois; Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla.; Washington, D.C. Born about 1944. Socialist. College instructor; Socialist Workers candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from the District of Columbia, 1972; candidate for U.S. Representative from California, 1974 (28th District), 1996 (Independent, 9th District); Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from California, 1976; Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1986; candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 17th District, 2004; candidate for mayor of Miami, Fla., 2005; Socialist Workers candidate for Governor of Florida, 2006; Socialist Workers candidate for mayor of Washington, D.C., 2010. African ancestry. Still living as of 2010.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Murray Gross — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1930 (Socialist, Bronx County 6th District), 1931 (Socialist, Bronx County 1st District), 1932 (Socialist, Bronx County 1st District), 1933 (Socialist, Bronx County 1st District), 1942 (American Labor, Bronx County 4th District), 1954 (Liberal, New York County 4th District); Socialist candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1936 (21st District), 1938 (20th District); Socialist candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937. Burial location unknown.
  Henry Fruchter — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1920 (Kings County 6th District), 1923 (New York County 8th District), 1928 (Bronx County 5th District), 1929 (Bronx County 5th District), 1930 (Bronx County 5th District), 1931 (Bronx County 5th District), 1932 (Bronx County 5th District); candidate for New York state senate 12th District, 1926; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  John Emanuel — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state comptroller, 1954 (Industrial Government), 1966 (Socialist Labor); Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1958, 1962; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1964, 1968, 1970; Socialist Labor candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1973; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of New York, 1974. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Orville Liscum Hubbard (1903-1982) — also known as Orville L. Hubbard — of Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Union City, Branch County, Mich., April 2, 1903. Republican. Republican candidate for Michigan state senate, 1932 (primary), 1934 (primary), 1938; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1936; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1940 (alternate), 1952; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940; mayor of Dearborn, Mich., 1942-77; defeated, 1933, 1937, 1939; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1953, 1956 (primary). Died December 16, 1982 (age 79 years, 258 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Union City, Mich.; statue (now gone) at Old City Hall Grounds, Dearborn, Mich.
  Critical books about Orville L. Hubbard: David L. Good, Orvie : The Dictator of Dearborn : The Rise and Reign of Orville L. Hubbard
  Georgia Cozzini (1915-1983) — also known as Georgia O. Purvis — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Springfield, Greene County, Mo., February 14, 1915. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Wisconsin, 1942, 1944, 1948, 1970, 1974; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1946, 1957; Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1956, 1960. Female. Died, from pancreatic cancer, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., October 10, 1983 (age 68 years, 238 days). She had arranged to donate her body to science, but the Medical College of Wisconsin lost the paperwork. Cremated; ashes scattered in a private or family graveyard, Bayfield County, Wis.
  Relatives: Married, January 18, 1936, to Artemio Cozzini (1910-1986).
  See also Wikipedia article
Eugene W. Chafin Eugene Wilder Chafin (1852-1920) — also known as Eugene W. Chafin — of Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wis.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Arizona; Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in East Troy, Walworth County, Wis., November 1, 1852. Lawyer; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin, 1882; Prohibition candidate for Wisconsin state attorney general, 1886, 1900; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Wisconsin, 1898; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1902; Prohibition candidate for Illinois state attorney general, 1904; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 1908, 1912; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Arizona, 1914. Died November 30, 1920 (age 68 years, 29 days). Interment at Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel E. Chafin and Betsey (Pollard) Chafin; married, November 24, 1881, to Carrie A. Hunkins (1855-1942).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1908
  David H. Raaflaub (b. 1944) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in 1944. Candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1984 (Libertarian), 1986 (Independent), 1996 (Libertarian), 1998 (Libertarian); Libertarian candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984, 1992; Libertarian candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1988; Libertarian candidate for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1991; Libertarian candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1994. Still living as of 2000.
  Fred L. Kircher (1891-1960) — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Cissna Park, Iroquois County, Ill., November 18, 1891. Republican. Railway yardmaster; oil business; real estate business; candidate for mayor of Lansing, Mich., 1932, 1933, 1934, 1941 (primary); member of Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 1st District, 1939-46; defeated in primary, 1946, 1950, 1952, 1954; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 14th District, 1957. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Eagles; Odd Fellows. Died in 1960 (age about 68 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Samuel W. Kircher (1890-1937); married 1918 to Ada P. Maher.
  Philip John Williams (b. 1901) — also known as Philip J. Williams — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Kastrion, Arcadia, Greece, February 17, 1901. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1938 (Wayne County 1st District), 1940 (Wayne County 1st District), 1942 (Wayne County 1st District), 1944 (Wayne County 1st District), 1948 (Wayne County 1st District), 1950 (Wayne County 1st District), 1952 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 4th District), 1956 (Wayne County 4th District). Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  J. R. Jeffries (b. 1883) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Greenville, Hunt County, Tex., 1883. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1931-32; defeated, 1932, 1934, 1936, 1938, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1950, 1952. Burial location unknown.
  Enoch Arden Holtwick — also known as Enoch A. Holtwick — of Illinois. Prohibition candidate for Illinois state treasurer, 1936; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1938, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1948, 1950; Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1952; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 1956. president, Los Angeles Pacific Junior College. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Theodore G. Albert (1917-1989) — of Ironwood, Gogebic County, Mich.; Iron River, Iron County, Mich. Born September 26, 1917. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 32nd Circuit, 1953, 1957 (primary); candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1956 (Democratic primary, 12th District), 1964 (Democratic primary, 11th District), 1974 (Human Rights, 11th District), 1978 (Democratic primary, 11th District); candidate in Democratic primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 31st Senatorial District, 1961; Human Rights candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1976; Human Rights candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Died in Crystal Falls, Iron County, Mich., February 5, 1989 (age 71 years, 132 days). Burial location unknown.
  Russell S. Brown, Jr. (1919-1989) — of Wayne County, Mich. Born June 10, 1919. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1956 (3rd District), 1966 (6th District), 1970 (9th District), 1974 (3rd District); candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1958, 1960, 1962, 1976; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 21st District, 1974. Died in January, 1989 (age 69 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Thomas W. Jones (b. 1944) — also known as Tom Jones — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., January 12, 1944. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1976, 1980; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000; candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1998, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Bruce A. Smith (b. 1952) — of Douglas, Allegan County, Mich. Born in Wisconsin, April 17, 1952. Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980, 1988, 1996, 2000; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1980 (4th District), 1996 (2nd District), 1998 (2nd District), 2000 (2nd District); candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1982. Still living as of 2000.
  Leonard S. Walton (b. 1929) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., February 28, 1929. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 12th District, 1961; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1963-72 (Wayne County 12th District 1963-64, 18th District 1965-72); defeated in primary, 1954 (Wayne County 12th District), 1956 (Wayne County 12th District), 1958 (Wayne County 12th District), 1960 (Wayne County 12th District), 1972 (3rd District), 1982 (3rd District), 1982 (2nd District); candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 6th District, 1974. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; American Legion; Polish Legion of American Veterans. Still living as of 1982.
  Warren O'Brien (b. 1922) — of Warren, Macomb County, Mich. Born in Louisa, Lawrence County, Ky., October 24, 1922. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; member of Michigan state house of representatives 25th District, 1973-74; defeated, 1974 (Republican), 1976 (Republican), 1978 (Democratic primary), 1980 (Republican), 1982 (Republican), 1984 (Republican), 1986 (Republican primary), 1989 (Republican primary); candidate in Democratic primary for Michigan state senate 27th District, 1977. Member, Disabled American Veterans; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kenneth L. Proctor (b. 1951) — also known as Ken Proctor — of Charlotte, Eaton County, Mich. Born in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., March 16, 1951. Libertarian. Served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; machinist; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1992 (7th District), 1994 (7th District), 1998 (7th District), 2002 (7th District), 2004 (7th District), 2006 (1st District), 2012 (7th District); candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1996; candidate for Governor of Michigan, 2010. Member, National Rifle Association. Still living as of 2012.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Joseph P. Cloon (1896-1974) — of Wakefield, Gogebic County, Mich. Born in Aldridge, Park County, Mont., March 12, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; garage business; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Gogebic County, 1936; member of Michigan state senate 31st District, 1943-44, 1947-48, 1951-54; defeated, 1938, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1954, 1956, 1960; candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Gogebic District, 1961. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Elks; Eagles; Rotary. Died in Novi, Oakland County, Mich., May 14, 1974 (age 78 years, 63 days). Interment at Lakeside Cemetery, Wakefield, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Lucas Cloon; married, January 12, 1921, to Margaret Ockstedt.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ernest Thomas Conlon (1889-1958) — also known as Ernest T. Conlon — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born August 18, 1889. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 16th District, 1929-32; defeated in primary, 1942, 1944, 1954, 1956; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1932; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1934; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1940; candidate for mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich., 1942, 1944. Died June 29, 1958 (age 68 years, 315 days). Burial location unknown.
  Edgar Thomas (born c.1906) — of Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich.; Taylor, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1906. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1964, 1968; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1954; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1965-69; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1972; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1974; Socialist Labor candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1976. Burial location unknown.
  Joseph F. Koss — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1938; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944, 1948, 1964, 1968, 1972; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1954, 1960; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 6th District, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Victor Targonski (1914-1990) — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich., October 17, 1914. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 6th District, 1944, 1946; candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1947; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1948; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1948; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1950; Michigan state auditor general, 1955-56; circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1956-59; appointed 1956; defeated, 1959; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1962; candidate in primary for Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 1st District, 1966, 1974. Catholic. Member, Jaycees; Optimist Club; Knights of Columbus. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., December 31, 1990 (age 76 years, 75 days). Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Wyandotte, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Estelle A. Tripp — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1956; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1952; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1958. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Earl A. Johnson — of River Rouge, Wayne County, Mich.; Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1958; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1956, 1984. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ralph C. March — of Mendon, St. Joseph County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1952; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1952, 1956; Michigan Prohibition Party state chair, 1953; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 6th District, 1954; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1957. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Arthur E. Wood (1870-1966) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich., August 12, 1870. Republican. Milliner; banker; business executive; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1917-18; member of Michigan state senate, 1919-32, 1935-36, 1943-44, 1947-48 (3rd District 1919-26, 4th District 1927-32, 1935-36, 1943-44, 1947-48); defeated, 1932, 1936, 1938, 1944, 1948, 1950, 1952; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1932; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1940; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Died in 1966 (age about 95 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, December 22, 1903, to Grace Grover.
  James H. Gardner (b. 1904) — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Marion, Marion County, Ohio, August 20, 1904. Republican. Realtor; builder; Republican candidate for Michigan state senate 13th District, 1938 (primary), 1944, 1948, 1950, 1958, 1960 (primary); member of Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1954; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1952, 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony J. Woldanski (1911-1989) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born June 8, 1911. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1956 (1st District), 1958 (14th District), 1960 (14th District), 1966 (14th District); candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 5th District, 1961; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 7th District, 1968, 1970; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1974 (2nd District), 1978 (1st District). Died in Rochester Hills, Oakland County, Mich., July 16, 1989 (age 78 years, 38 days). Burial location unknown.
  George Perry Mahoney (b. 1901) — also known as George P. Mahoney — of Owings Mills, Baltimore County, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., December 16, 1901. Engineer; construction executive; real estate developer; member of Democratic National Committee from Maryland, 1950; Democratic candidate for Governor of Maryland, 1950, 1954, 1962, 1966; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964; candidate for U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1952 (Democratic), 1956 (Democratic), 1958 (Democratic), 1968 (American Independent), 1970 (Democratic primary). Member, Ancient Order of Hibernians; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick; Elks; Moose. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William D. Mahoney and Matilda (Cook) Mahoney; married, November 24, 1927, to Abigail Catherine O'Donnell (died 1963); married, February 14, 1968, to Ann Matilda Fagg.
Thomas Read Thomas Read (1881-1962) — of Shelby, Oceana County, Mich. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., May 28, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Oceana County, 1915-20; Speaker of the Michigan State House of Representatives, 1919-20; Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1921-24, 1935-36; defeated in primary, 1930, 1936, 1938, 1942; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1924, 1940; member of Michigan state senate 26th District, 1927-28; defeated in primary, 1928; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1928; defeated, 1932; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1928; Michigan state attorney general, 1939-40; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1940; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1950. Congregationalist. English and Scottish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Rotary. Died in 1962 (age about 81 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Read and Jane (Davidson) Read; married, March 20, 1915, to Ethel K. White.
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1939
  Patrick Henry O'Brien (1868-1956) — also known as Patrick H. O'Brien — of Superior, Douglas County, Wis.; Calumet, Houghton County, Mich.; Laurium, Houghton County, Mich.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Phoenix, Keweenaw County, Mich., March 15, 1868. Democrat. Miner; lawyer; candidate for Michigan state senate 32nd District, 1900; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1908 (12th District), 1930 (6th District); circuit judge in Michigan 12th Circuit, 1912-22; resigned 1922; defeated, 1935 (3rd Circuit); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1912 (speaker), 1928 (alternate), 1932; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1919, 1925; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1932; Michigan state attorney general, 1933-34; defeated, 1934; candidate for mayor of Detroit, Mich., 1937; Wayne County Probate Judge, 1939. Member, American Bar Association; National Lawyers Guild; Knights of Columbus; Eagles; Elks. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., November 28, 1956 (age 88 years, 258 days). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Patrick Henry
  Relatives: Son of Patrick J. O'Brien and Mary (Green) O'Brien; married, January 23, 1897, to Bessie Kelly (died 1921); married, May 26, 1926, to Florence E. (Haas) Ingram (1877-1958).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Zolton Anton Ferency (1922-1993) — also known as Zolton A. Ferency — of East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., June 30, 1922. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member, Michigan Liquor Control Commission, 1957-58; director, Michigan Workers Compensation Bureau, 1958-60; executive secretary to Gov. John B. Swainson, 1961-62; Michigan Democratic state chair, 1963-68; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964, 1968 (alternate); candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1966 (Democratic), 1970 (Democratic primary), 1974 (Human Rights), 1978 (Democratic primary), 1982 (Democratic primary); Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1972 (Human Rights), 1976 (Human Rights), 1986 (Independent); Ingham County Commissioner, 1981-82; candidate in Democratic primary for Michigan state senate 24th District, 1990. Catholic. Hungarian ancestry. Member, NAACP; Catholic War Veterans; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died, following a heart attack, at Sparrow Hospital, Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., March 23, 1993 (age 70 years, 266 days). Interment at Summit Cemetery, Williamston, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of John Ferency (1891-1940) and Mary (Jankovics) Ferency (1893-1986); married, June 14, 1947, to Ellen Jane Dwyer.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Stephen Marvin Young (1889-1984) — also known as Stephen M. Young — of Cleveland Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Shaker Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born near Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio, May 4, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1913-17; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate for Ohio state attorney general, 1922, 1956; candidate for secretary of state of Ohio, 1926; Democratic candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1930 (primary), 1936; U.S. Representative from Ohio at-large, 1933-37, 1941-43, 1949-51; defeated, 1938, 1942, 1950; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1948 (alternate), 1960, 1964; U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1959-71; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1968. Died in Washington, D.C., December 1, 1984 (age 95 years, 211 days). Interment at Norwalk Cemetery, Norwalk, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Clarence John McLeod (1895-1959) — also known as Clarence J. McLeod — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., July 3, 1895. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1920-21, 1923-37, 1939-41; defeated, 1936, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1952; candidate for mayor of Detroit, Mich., 1937. Catholic. Scottish and French ancestry. Member, Delta Theta Phi. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., May 15, 1959 (age 63 years, 316 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Frank Eugene Hook (1893-1982) — also known as Frank E. Hook; "Fightin' Frank" — of Ironwood, Gogebic County, Mich.; Edina, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in L'Anse, Baraga County, Mich., May 26, 1893. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; miner; lawyer; municipal judge in Michigan, 1924-25; U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1935-43, 1945-47; defeated, 1942 (12th District), 1946 (12th District), 1954 (12th District), 1956 (12th District), 1958 (12th District), 1966 (11th District); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1936, 1940, 1944 (alternate), 1948; candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1948; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948; candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 32nd Circuit, 1957; president of radio station WJMS, Ironwood, Mich. Lutheran. Member, American Legion; Sigma Delta Kappa; Disabled American Veterans; Americans for Democratic Action. In February 1945, he was involved in a fist fight on the floor of the House of Representatives with John E. Rankin of Mississippi. Died in Edina, Hennepin County, Minn., June 21, 1982 (age 89 years, 26 days). Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn.
  Relatives: Married to Elsie C. Schneider.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Price Elmer (1871-1956) — also known as William P. Elmer — of Salem, Dent County, Mo. Born in Robertsville, Franklin County, Mo., March 2, 1871. Republican. Lawyer; Dent County Prosecuting Attorney, 1895-96; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Dent County, 1903-04, 1921-22, 1929-32; defeated, 1922, 1926, 1934, 1936; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1908 (alternate), 1912, 1920; candidate for Missouri state senate 24th District, 1938; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1940; U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 1943-45; defeated, 1924 (16th District), 1944 (8th District); candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1946. Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Salem, Dent County, Mo., May 11, 1956 (age 85 years, 70 days). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Salem, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, December 9, 1896, to Amie Adelmann.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  James Michael Curley (1874-1958) — also known as James M. Curley; "The Rascal King" — of Jamaica Plain, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 20, 1874. Democrat. Real estate and insurance business; president, Hibernia Savings Bank; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1902-03; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1911-14, 1943-47 (10th District 1911-13, 12th District 1913-14, 11th District 1943-47); resigned 1914; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1914-18, 1922-26, 1930-34, 1946-50; defeated, 1917, 1937, 1941, 1949, 1951, 1955; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956; Governor of Massachusetts, 1935-37; defeated, 1924, 1938; candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1936; member of Democratic National Committee from Massachusetts, 1940-54; indicted in federal court in 1943, with Donald W. Smith and others, over his participation in Engineers Group, Inc., which fraudulently obtained war contracts; re-indicted in 1944; tried in 1945-46 and convicted; sentenced to six to eighteen months in prison and fined $1,000; released in November 1947 when his sentence was commuted by President Harry Truman. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Eagles; Moose; Elks; Knights of Columbus; Ancient Order of Hibernians. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., November 12, 1958 (age 83 years, 357 days). Interment at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Roslindale, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Michael Curley (1850-1884) and Sarah (Clancy) Curley (1850-1921); brother of John J. Curley (1873?-1944); married, June 27, 1906, to Mary Emelda Herlihy (1883-1930); married, January 7, 1937, to Gertrude Marion (Casey) Dennis (1892-1980).
  Cross-reference: Joseph Santosuosso
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about James M. Curley: Jack Beatty, The Rascal King: The Life and Times of James Michael Curley — Gerald Leinwand, Mackerels in the Moonlight : Four Corrupt American Mayors — William M. Bulger & Robert J. Allison, James Michael Curley
Benjamin F. Butler Benjamin Franklin Butler (1818-1893) — also known as Benjamin F. Butler; "The Bold and Bilious Benjamin"; "Beast Butler" — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Deerfield, Rockingham County, N.H., November 5, 1818. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1853; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1859; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1860; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1867-75, 1877-79 (5th District 1867-73, 6th District 1873-75, 7th District 1877-79); defeated, 1874; Governor of Massachusetts, 1883-84; defeated, 1859 (Democratic), 1860 (Democratic), 1878 (Butler Democrat), 1879 (Butler Democrat), 1883 (Democratic); Greenback candidate for President of the United States, 1884. Died while attending court in Washington, D.C., January 11, 1893 (age 74 years, 67 days). Interment at Hildreth Cemetery, Lowell, Mass.
  Presumably named for: Benjamin Franklin
  Relatives: Father of Blanche Butler (who married Adelbert Ames); grandfather of Butler Ames (1871-1954).
  Political family: Ames-Butler family of Lowell, Massachusetts.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: James G. Blaine, Twenty Years of Congress, vol. 2 (1886)
  John Young Brown, Sr. (1900-1985) — also known as John Y. Brown, Sr. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born near Geigers Lake, Union County, Ky., February 1, 1900. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; school principal; athletic coach; lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1930-33, 1946-47, 1954-55, 1962-63, 1966-67 (76th District 1930-31, 75th District 1932-33, 49th District 1946-47, 1954-55, 1962-63, 56th District 1966-67); defeated in primary, 1973; U.S. Representative from Kentucky at-large, 1933-35; defeated in primary, 1980; Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1936 (primary), 1942 (primary), 1946, 1948 (primary), 1960 (primary), 1966; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1936, 1948, 1964 (alternate), 1980; candidate in primary for Governor of Kentucky, 1939. Methodist; later Christian. Member, American Bar Association; Elks; Phi Kappa Tau; Phi Alpha Delta; Kiwanis; Freemasons. Badly injured in an automobile accident, which paralyzed his lower body, and died six months later from pneumonia, in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., June 16, 1985 (age 85 years, 135 days). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse C. Brown and Lucy (Keeper) Brown; married, March 4, 1928, to Dorothy Inman; father of John Young Brown, Jr. (1933-); grandfather of John Young Brown III.
  Political family: Brown family of Lexington, Kentucky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article

Lost 8 elections:
  William S. Coleman III — also known as Bill Coleman — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Candidate for mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1991, 1995, 1997, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Howard Gresham Hawkins (b. 1952) — also known as Howie Hawkins — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in San Francisco, Calif., December 8, 1952. Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 2000 (Green), 2004 (Peace and Justice); candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 2006; candidate for Governor of New York, 2010, 2014, 2018; candidate for mayor of Syracuse, N.Y., 2017; candidate for President of the United States, 2020. Still living as of 2020.
  See also Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Costantino Rozzo (b. 1959) — of Vineland, Cumberland County, N.J. Born September 23, 1959. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 2000 (Independent), 2002 (Socialist), 2004 (Socialist), 2008 (Socialist); candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 2001, 2005; candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 1st District, 2003; Independent candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey, 2009. Still living as of 2016.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Amata Coleman Radewagen (b. 1947) — also known as Amata Radewagen; Amata Catherine Coleman; "Aumua Amata" — of Pago Pago, American Samoa. Born December 29, 1947. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from American Samoa, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; member of Republican National Committee from American Samoa, 1988-; staff member for U.S. Rep. Philip Crane, 1997-99, and for U.S. Rep J. C. Watts, 1999-2003; staff for House Republican Conference, 2003-05; Delegate to U.S. Congress from American Samoa, 2015-; defeated, 1994, 1998, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012. Female. Catholic. Samoan ancestry. Still living as of 2015.
  Relatives: Daughter of Peter Tali Coleman (1919-1997) and Nora (Stewart) Coleman; married to Fred Radewagen.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Ernst Ramm (born c.1855) — also known as Ernest Ramm — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Brookhaven, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Germany, about 1855. Socialist. Naturalized U.S. citizen; candidate for New York state senate, 1904 (Social Democratic, 20th District), 1908 (Socialist, 16th District), 1910 (Socialist, 16th District), 1916 (Socialist, 16th District); candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1905, 1906; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1914; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  James F. Gillespie — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1894 (8th District), 1910 (16th District), 1914 (14th District), 1916 (13th District), 1918 (16th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908, 1920; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 17th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholas Aleinikoff — Socialist. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1909 (Socialist), 1911, 1913 (Socialist), 1914 (Socialist), 1915, 1917 (Socialist), 1918 (Socialist); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Charles G. Teche — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1894 (Socialist Labor, 10th District), 1895 (Socialist Labor, 10th District), 1900 (Socialist Labor, 10th District), 1902 (Socialist Labor, 11th District), 1906 (Socialist, 13th District); candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 7th District, 1909, 1914, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  John G. Cooper — of Olean, Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 43rd District, 1932 (Socialist), 1954 (Liberal); candidate for mayor of Olean, N.Y., 1935 (Socialist), 1937 (Socialist), 1941 (American Labor), 1943 (American Labor), 1943 (American Labor); American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County, 1942. Burial location unknown.
  Gene Kelly — of Texas. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Judge of Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, 1992, 1994; Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1993, 2000, 2002 (primary); candidate for justice of Texas state supreme court, 1996; candidate in primary for Texas state attorney general, 1998; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 21st District, 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  Clarence C. Vam Bell (born c.1910) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born about 1910. Republican. Insurance broker; candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 3rd District, 1942, 1944, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1952; Presidential Elector for New York, 1956, 1972; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention 25th District, 1966. Became blind in the 1930s from an accident while playing semi-professional baseball. Burial location unknown.
  Charles L. Furman — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1894 (2nd District), 1896 (3rd District); Social Democratic candidate for New York state assembly, 1900 (Kings County 21st District), 1901 (Kings County 21st District), 1902 (Kings County 1st District); candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1906; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; candidate for New York state engineer and surveyor, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Asa Francis Smith (c.1847-1925) — also known as Asa F. Smith — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Beverly, Essex County, Mass., about 1847. Lawyer; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1898 (3rd District), 1914 (10th District); Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 17th District, 1902; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1908, 1918 (Prohibition), 1919, 1920 (Prohibition), 1922 (Prohibition). Died, a week after being overcome by fumes from his gas stove, in Prospect Heights Hospital, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 16, 1925 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  Charles Herbert Culver (1870-1950) — also known as Charles H. Culver — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., February 5, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; founder, Little Stick (satirical newspaper); member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1915-18, 1921-32; defeated, 1932, 1934, 1936, 1938, 1940, 1944, 1946; candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935. Scottish ancestry. Died in 1950 (age about 80 years). Burial location unknown.
  Alexander Fraser — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1903 (Social Democratic, Kings County 11th District), 1909 (Socialist, Kings County 12th District); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1904 (Social Democratic, 6th District), 1906 (Socialist, 5th District), 1914 (Socialist, 7th District), 1916 (Socialist, 7th District), 1918 (Socialist, 7th District); candidate for New York state senate 6th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Theodore Christian Ruff (1871-1958) — also known as Theodore C. Ruff — of St. Clair, St. Clair County, Mich. Born in St. Clair, St. Clair County, Mich., June 21, 1871. Democrat. Dairy farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from St. Clair County 2nd District, 1913-14; defeated, 1914, 1922, 1924, 1926, 1930, 1938; member of Michigan state senate 11th District, 1933-34; defeated, 1934, 1936. German ancestry. Died in Michigan, January 30, 1958 (age 86 years, 223 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, St. Clair, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Johann Friedrich Ruff (1830-1881) and Johanna Charlotte (Posner) Ruff (1838-1904); married, November 26, 1896, to Emma Louise Weyeneth (1872-1937).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Samuel Nesin — also known as Sam Nesin — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1924 (Workers, Kings County 14th District), 1926 (Workers, Kings County 14th District), 1928 (Workers, Bronx County 6th District), 1934 (Communist, Bronx County 6th District), 1935 (Communist, Bronx County 6th District), 1936 (Communist, Bronx County 6th District); candidate for New York state senate, 1930 (22nd District), 1933 (21st District). Burial location unknown.
  George I. Steinhardt — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate, 1914 (16th District), 1930 (18th District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1919 (New York County 16th District), 1932 (Bronx County 8th District), 1933 (Bronx County 8th District), 1934 (Bronx County 8th District), 1935 (Bronx County 8th District), 1938 (Bronx County 8th District). Burial location unknown.
  Coleman B. Cheney — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1932 (Socialist), 1934 (Socialist), 1934 (Socialist), 1938 (Socialist), 1940 (American Labor); candidate for New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1935; candidate for New York state comptroller, 1936; candidate for Governor of New York, 1942. Burial location unknown.
  James Folan — of Schenectady County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 4th District, 1917; candidate for New York state senate 32nd District, 1924; candidate for New York state assembly from Schenectady County 1st District, 1927, 1928, 1932, 1933, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Edmund Seidel — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1908, 1912; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1910 (Socialist Labor), 1911 (Socialist Labor), 1915; candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 7th District, 1919; member of New York state senate 22nd District, 1921-22; defeated, 1924; candidate for borough president of Bronx, New York, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Margaret Horvath — of River Rouge, Wayne County, Mich.; Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich.; Warren, Macomb County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1969. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Charles Ress — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Germany. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for New York state senate 3rd District, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1926, 1928; candidate for New York state assembly, 1921 (Queens County 6th District), 1923 (Queens County 2nd District), 1927 (Queens County 2nd District). German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Gregory Pason (born c.1966) — of Hackensack, Bergen County, N.J.; Maywood, Bergen County, N.J.; Montclair, Essex County, N.J. Born about 1966. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1994 (Independent, 9th District), 2004 (Socialist, 5th District); candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1997 (Socialist), 2009; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 2000 (Independent), 2002 (Socialist), 2006 (Socialist), 2012 (Socialist). Still living as of 2012.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Walter S. Hutchins — of Greenfield, Franklin County, Mass. Socialist. Locomotive engineer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1908, 1914, 1916; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1915, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1926; delegate to Socialist National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  John W. Miles — of Lyons, Wayne County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate, 1938 (42nd District), 1942 (42nd District), 1956 (50th District); chair of Wayne County Democratic Party, 1939, 1942-55; Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1940; appointed 1940; defeated, 1940, 1941, 1944, 1950, 1954; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1944, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Richard J. Pezzullo (born c.1958) — of Freehold, Monmouth County, N.J. Born about 1958. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 12th District, 1993 (Conservative), 2003 (Republican primary); candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1994 (N.J. Conservative), 1996 (N.J. Conservative), 2014 (Republican primary); N.J. Conservative candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 12th District, 1995; N.J. Conservative candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1997; N.J. Conservative candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 10th District, 1998. Still living as of 2014.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  George Breitman (1916-1986) — also known as Albert Parker; Philip Blake; Chester Hofla; Anthony Massini; John F. Petrone; G. Sloane — of Newark, Essex County, N.J.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., February 28, 1916. Socialist. Became a socialist agitator in Newark, N.J., 1935; arrested about 1936 and charged with inciting riots; jailed for a week; founding member of the Socialist Workers Party, 1937; member of its National Committee, 1939-81; Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1940, 1942, 1946, 1948, 1954; editor-in-chief of the weekly newspaper, The Militant, 1941-43, 1946-54; writer under several different pen names; Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1952; Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960, 1964. Member, International Typographical Union. Expelled from the Socialist Workers Party for "disloyalty," 1984. Died, following a heart attack, in Beekman Downtown Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 19, 1986 (age 70 years, 50 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Breitman and Pauline (Trattler) Breitman; married 1940 to Dorothea Katz (1914-2004).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Elisha Kent Kane (1856-1935) — of Kushequa, McKean County, Pa. Born November 25, 1856. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904, 1908, 1916, 1920; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1918 (at-large), 1922 (23rd District); Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1926, 1928. Died February 18, 1935 (age 78 years, 85 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Kane, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Leiper Kane (1822-1883) and Elizabeth Dennistoun (Wood) Kane (1836-1909); married to Grizelda E. Hays (1868-1939); grandson of John Kintzing Kane (1795-1858); grandnephew of George Gray Leiper.
  Political family: Kane-Leiper family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  J. Shelby Christian (b. 1913) — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va., March 8, 1913. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1947-48, 1953-54, 1957-58; defeated, 1948, 1954, 1958, 1960, 1962, 1964, 1970; candidate for West Virginia state senate 5th District, 1950. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James A. Manson — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1904 (Social Democratic, Jefferson County 2nd District), 1933 (Socialist, Jefferson County); candidate for New York state senate 35th District, 1914; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 32nd District, 1923, 1928, 1928, 1930, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Randall Allen Terry (b. 1959) — also known as Randall A. Terry — of New York; Florida. Born in 1959. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1992 (Right To Life, 23rd District), 1998 (Republican primary, 26th District), 1998 (Conservative primary, 26th District), 1998 (Right To Life, 26th District); candidate in Republican primary for Florida state senate, 2006; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 2012; Independent candidate for President of the United States, 2012; Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 20th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  Charles Horatio Matchett (1843-1919) — also known as Charles H. Matchett — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Needham (part now in Wellesley), Norfolk County, Mass., May 15, 1843. Socialist. Served in the Union Navy during the Civil War; inventor; carpenter; electrician; Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1892; Socialist Labor candidate for mayor of Brooklyn, N.Y., 1895; Socialist Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1896; Social Democratic candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900; Social Democratic candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1904; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1910 (7th District), 1914 (6th District); candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 10th District, 1915. Died in Allston, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 23, 1919 (age 76 years, 161 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Horatio Matchett and Clarissa (Batchelder) Matchett.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Herman J. Hahn — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 2nd District, 1926; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1928, 1936; candidate for New York state senate 48th District, 1930; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 40th District, 1932, 1934; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Morris Hillquit (1869-1933) — also known as Moses Hillkowitz — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Riga, Latvia, 1869. Socialist. Immigrated to the United States in 1885; lawyer; leader of "Kangaroo" faction which left the Socialist Labor Party and marged with the Social Democratic Party to form the Socialist Party of America in 1901; served as the Socialist Party's first national secretary; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1906 (9th District), 1908 (9th District), 1916 (20th District), 1918 (20th District), 1920 (20th District); candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1910; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1917; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1931. Jewish. Member, American Civil Liberties Union. Died, of tuberculosis, in 1933 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Hillquit and Rebecca (Levene) Hillquit; married, December 31, 1893, to Vera Levene.
  Arthur G. Breckinridge — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 34th District, 1918, 1920, 1922; candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 21st District, 1923, 1924, 1926, 1927; candidate for New York state senate 6th District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  John Y. Johnston — of Rosebush, Isabella County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1916; Prohibition candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1918; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1919; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1920, 1924; Michigan Prohibition Party state chair, 1927; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1928, 1930; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1929, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  John W. Slayton (1863-1935) — of New Castle, Lawrence County, Pa.; McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pa.; Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Virginia, 1863. Socialist. Carpenter; lecturer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1900 (at-large), 1924 (35th District); candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1902, 1910, 1926; delegate to Socialist National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912; candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928; candidate for justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1930, 1932. Member, Carpenters Union. Died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., June 5, 1935 (age about 71 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Joseph G. Glass (born c.1899) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born about 1899. Socialist. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1932 (4th District), 1936 (5th District), 1938 (7th District); candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 10th District, 1933; candidate for New York state senate 6th District, 1934; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1937; candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1949; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1952. Burial location unknown.
  Louis Waldman (1892-1982) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Yancherudnia, Russia (now Ukraine), January 5, 1892. Socialist. Civil engineer; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 8th District, 1918, 1920; expelled 1920, 1920; defeated, 1920; candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1922; candidate for New York state attorney general, 1924; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1927 (Socialist), 1937 (American Labor); candidate for Governor of New York, 1928, 1930, 1932; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Jewish and Ukrainian ancestry. Expelled from the New York State Assembly over alleged disloyalty, along with the other four Socialist members, April 1, 1920; re-elected to the same seat in a special election, and expelled again on September 21. Suffered a severe stroke, and died four years later, in the Jewish Home and Hospital for the Aged, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 12, 1982 (age 90 years, 250 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Samuel Orr (1890-1981) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born July 11, 1890. Socialist. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Bronx County 4th District, 1918, 1920, 1921; defeated, 1918; expelled 1920; resigned 1920; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for New York state senate, 1922 (22nd District), 1928 (22nd District), 1933 (21st District); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 23rd District, 1926, 1930, 1932, 1934; New York City Magistrate, 1941-51. Jewish. Expelled from the New York State Assembly over alleged disloyalty, along with the other four Socialist members, April 1, 1920; re-elected to the same seat in a special election, but resigned in protest when three other Socialist members were expelled again. Died, in Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., August 29, 1981 (age 91 years, 49 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  William M. Bennett (1869-1930) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., July 11, 1869. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 15th District, 1908-10; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1910; member of New York state senate 18th District, 1915-16; defeated (Independence League), 1912; candidate in primary for Governor of New York, 1916; Republican candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1917, 1921 (primary), 1925 (primary); candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1918, 1920. Suffered a stroke of paralysis in his office, and died soon after in Broad Street Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 16, 1930 (age 60 years, 189 days). Burial location unknown.
  Paul Porter (1907-2002) — of Quincy, Branch County, Mich. Born in 1907. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968 (alternate), 1980; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972, 1976; member of Michigan state house of representatives 41st District, 1975-78; defeated, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1978, 1980; candidate for Michigan state senate 19th District, 1982. Died in 2002 (age about 95 years). Burial location unknown.
  Emil L. G. Hohenthal — of South Manchester, Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Manchester, 1894, 1908, 1912, 1914, 1916, 1918; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1898; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1920; Connecticut Prohibition state chair, 1922-27. Burial location unknown.
  Carl W. Thompson (1879-1958) — of Winchester, Randolph County, Ind.; Richmond, Wayne County, Ind. Born in Randolph County, Ind., October 10, 1879. School teacher; lawyer; Randolph County Prosecuting Attorney, 1907-08; mayor of Winchester, Ind., 1910-14; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1916 (Progressive, 8th District), 1946 (Prohibition, 10th District), 1947 (Prohibition, 10th District), 1950 (Prohibition, 10th District); Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1940, 1944, 1952, 1956. Christian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Knights of Pythias; Sons of Veterans. Died in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., July 12, 1958 (age 78 years, 275 days). Interment at Hollansburg Cemetery, Hollansburg, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob W. Thompson (1846-1933) and Maria M. (Williams) Thompson (1847-1929); married to Olive H. Thompson (1881-1943).
  Epitaph: "Lawyer."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Edward O. Foss — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for mayor of Muskegon, Mich., 1913; candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1916, 1918; candidate for Michigan state senate, 1916 (7th District), 1916 (23rd District), 1916 (24th District); candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1919; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Harry Shumaker — of Louisiana, Pike County, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1916 (9th District), 1918 (9th District), 1924 (9th District), 1926 (9th District), 1930 (9th District), 1932 (at-large), 1936 (9th District), 1938 (9th District). Burial location unknown.
  Charles Emil Ruthenberg (1882-1927) — also known as C. E. Ruthenberg — of Ohio. Born in 1882. Socialist candidate for Ohio treasurer of state, 1910; candidate for mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, 1911 (Socialist), 1915 (Socialist), 1917 (Socialist), 1919; Socialist candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1912; Socialist candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1916; main founder of the Communist Party of the U.S.A., 1919; Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 20th District, 1924. Died in 1927 (age about 45 years). Interment at The Kremlin, Moscow, Russia.
  Paul Steven Jensen (b. 1953) — also known as Paul S. Jensen — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in 1953. Candidate for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1983 (American Independent), 1985 (Republican primary), 1987 (Republican primary), 1989 (Republican primary), 1993 (Tisch Independent Citizens); Tisch Independent Citizens candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1990 (2nd District), 1992 (13th District); Reform candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 53rd District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
Myra Tanner Weiss Myra Tanner Weiss (1917-1997) — also known as Myra Tanner — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born May 17, 1917. Cannery worker; lecturer; candidate for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1945, 1949 (primary), 1953 (primary); Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from California 19th District, 1948, 1950; Socialist Workers candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1952, 1956, 1960. Female. Died September 13, 1997 (age 80 years, 119 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1942 to Murry Weiss.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: The Militant, May 5, 1958
  Aaron M. Orange — of New York. Socialist. Candidate for Governor of New York, 1932 (Socialist Labor), 1934 (Socialist Labor), 1938 (Industrial Government), 1942 (Industrial Government); Socialist Labor candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1933; Socialist Labor candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1935; Industrial Government candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937; Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  August Gillhaus (d. 1932) — of Richmond Hill, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1904; Socialist Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1908; Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1912, 1920; Socialist Labor candidate for New York state engineer and surveyor, 1914; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1916; Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1918; Socialist Labor candidate for New York state attorney general, 1930. Died in 1932. Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
Aaron S. Watkins Aaron Sherman Watkins (1863-1941) — also known as Aaron S. Watkins — of Wilmore, Jessamine County, Ky.; Van Wert, Van Wert County, Ohio; Columbus Grove, Putnam County, Ohio; Germantown, Montgomery County, Ohio; Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Rushsylvania, Logan County, Ohio, November 29, 1863. School teacher; lawyer; Methodist minister; university professor; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1904; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1905, 1922, 1932; Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1908, 1912; president, Asbury College, 1909-10; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1916; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 1920. Methodist. Died in Rushsylvania, Logan County, Ohio, February 9, 1941 (age 77 years, 72 days). Interment at Equality Cemetery, Rushsylvania, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of William White Watkins and Rebecca J. (Elliott) Watkins; married, November 8, 1890, to Emma L. Davis (1857-1950); grandfather of W. Dean Watkins (1931-).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1908
  Walter H. Allmendinger — of Michigan. Socialist candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1932, 1934, 1936, 1938, 1940; Socialist candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1935; candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1939 (Socialist), 1949 (Progressive). Burial location unknown.
  Mint Wiebe Naura Nauta (1887-1968) — also known as Mint Nauta — of Wayne County, Mich. Born in McBride, Montcalm County, Mich., February 14, 1887. Socialist. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1929; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1932, 1940, 1944; candidate for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1934, 1936, 1938; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1948. Died in Stanton, Montcalm County, Mich., July 10, 1968 (age 81 years, 147 days). Interment at McBride Cemetery, Day Township, Montcalm County, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Tressa (Dehann) Nauta (1849-1936) and William Wiebe Nauta (1856-1922); married to Myrtle Nauta (1901-1987).
  Alexander James Polk (1883-1950) — also known as Alex J. Polk — of River Rouge, Wayne County, Mich.; Grosse Pointe Park, Wayne County, Mich.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Alpena, Alpena County, Mich., April 23, 1883. Republican. Insurance agent; real estate broker; lawyer; justice of the peace; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1922; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1944; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1926, 1928, 1930, 1932, 1934, 1944; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1948. Polish ancestry. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., January 23, 1950 (age 66 years, 275 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Bartek 'Bartholomew' Polk (1841-1918) and Tekla 'Tillie' (Witkowski) Polk; married, June 11, 1906, to Mary Eva LeBlanc; married, February 11, 1918, to Laura Matilda (Strock) Beam (divorced 1927); married, October 13, 1927, to Grace K. Knapp (divorced 1928); married, December 18, 1929, to Helen M. Gernt (divorced 1931); married, July 3, 1935, to Marian Pardee Mathews (divorced 1941).
  Floyd R. Latta — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 9th District, 1944, 1946, 1948, 1950; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1964; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1958, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Evelyn Sell — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1958, 1964; Socialist Workers candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1959; Socialist Workers candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1960; Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960, 1964, 1968; Socialist Workers candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Delmar D. Gibbons (b. 1913) — also known as D. D. Gibbons — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in 1913. Chiropractor; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1946; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1947; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 1st District, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1956; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1959; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1960; co-chair, Prohibition Party National Committee, 1963-67. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Paul N. Sienkiewicz (1906-1977) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., October 1, 1906. Democrat. Musician; deputy sheriff; contractor; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1945-46; defeated, 1934 (Wayne County 1st District), 1936 (Wayne County 1st District), 1940 (Wayne County 1st District), 1946 (Wayne County 1st District), 1956 (Wayne County 5th District), 1974 (21st District); candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1948; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 5th District, 1961. Catholic. Member, Holy Name Society. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., May 21, 1977 (age 70 years, 232 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Sienkiewicz and Victoria Sienkiewicz; married, October 24, 1926, to Eugenia L. Stepnik.
  Stephen F. Resh — of Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1934 (Democratic primary), 1936 (Democratic primary), 1938 (Democratic primary), 1940 (Democratic primary), 1942 (Democratic primary), 1948 (Republican primary); candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935 (Democratic primary), 1941 (primary). Burial location unknown.
  Charles A. Grady (1896-1965) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born January 23, 1896. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1946, 1948; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1952 (alternate), 1960 (alternate), 1964; Republican candidate for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1956 (primary), 1958, 1960 (primary), 1962, 1964; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1959-61; candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 3rd Senatorial District, 1961. Died in December, 1965 (age 69 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Daisy L. Elliott (1917-2015) — also known as Daisy Elizabeth Lenoir — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Filbert, McDowell County, W.Va., November 26, 1917. Democrat. Realtor; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 4th District, 1961-62; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1963-78, 1981-82 (Wayne County 4th District 1963-64, 22nd District 1965-72, 8th District 1973-78, 1981-82); defeated in primary, 1950 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 11th District), 1956 (Wayne County 4th District), 1958 (Wayne County 4th District), 1960 (Wayne County 4th District), 1982 (8th District); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968 (alternate), 1976; co-author of the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1978; arrested in April 1982 for driving a stolen 1977 Cadillac deVille automobile; arraigned on a charge of receiving and concealing stolen property; she claimed she had bought the car from a dealer, but the firm had no record of this, and the document she presented had been faked; lost renomination as State Representatve in August 1982, while under indictment; convicted in November 1982 and sentenced to 60 days in jail. Female. African ancestry. Member, NAACP; League of Women Voters; Junior League. Died, in DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital, Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., December 22, 2015 (age 98 years, 26 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  Relatives: Daughter of Robert Lenoir and Daisy (Dorm) Lenoir.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Robert Himmel, Jr. Robert Himmel, Jr. — also known as Bob Himmel — of Michigan. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1954; Socialist Workers candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1955; Socialist Workers candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1958; Socialist Workers candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1959, 1961; Socialist Workers candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1960; Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: The Militant, July 23, 1956
  John Zywicki (1913-1987) — of Belleville, Wayne County, Mich. Born November 13, 1913. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952, 1960, 1964; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1954; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1959; vice-chair of Michigan Socialist Labor Party, 1961-69, 1977-79; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1961, 1968; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1970. Died in Monroe, Monroe County, Mich., October 16, 1987 (age 73 years, 337 days). Burial location unknown.
  Clarence A. Reid (1892-1978) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in a log cabin, Saltcreek Township, Pickaway County, Ohio, December 11, 1892. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1932; member of Michigan state senate 18th District, 1941-48, 1951-52; defeated, 1934, 1938, 1948; Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1953-54; defeated, 1954, 1956, 1960, 1962. Member, Freemasons; Lions; Eagles; Elks; Forty and Eight; American Legion; American Bar Association. Died in 1978 (age about 85 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Grace Mapes.
  LeRoy M. Lowell — of Spring Arbor, Jackson County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1939 (Commonwealth), 1941 (Prohibition); Prohibition candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1940; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1942, 1952, 1954; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1951; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Claude B. Root (1880-1970) — of Greenville, Montcalm County, Mich. Born in Calhoun County, Mich., March 6, 1880. Democrat. Osteopath; member of Michigan state senate 25th District, 1933-34; defeated, 1934, 1936, 1950, 1952; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1942 (Montcalm County), 1946 (Montcalm County), 1948 (Montcalm County), 1956 (Montcalm District); member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1949. Died in 1970 (age about 90 years). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery, Greenville, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Clarence E. Smith — of Center Line, Macomb County, Mich.; Alpena, Alpena County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 11th District, 1952, 1954, 1956; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1953; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1958, 1960; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968, 1976, 1984. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Zigmund John Niparko — also known as Zigmund J. Niparko — of Hazel Park, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1950 (17th District), 1952 (18th District), 1954 (18th District), 1956 (18th District), 1958 (18th District), 1960 (18th District), 1968 (16th District), 1972 (16th District); mayor of Hazel Park, Mich., 1955-56; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Odin H. Johnson — of Oakland County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state senate 12th District, 1936 (Farmer-Labor), 1940 (Democratic), 1946 (Democratic), 1948 (Democratic); candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1938 (17th District), 1942 (17th District), 1952 (18th District); Democratic candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 1st District, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Frank E. Lubinski — of Dearborn Heights, Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1950 (Democratic primary, 16th District), 1952 (Democratic primary, 16th District), 1960 (Republican primary, 16th District), 1962 (Republican primary, 16th District), 1972 (Democratic primary, 15th District); candidate in Republican primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1956; candidate in Democratic primary for Michigan state house of representatives 2nd District, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Arthur J. Madar (b. 1905) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Hastings, Cambria County, Pa., May 25, 1905. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate in Republican primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1948, 1950, 1952; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1954 (Republican), 1956 (Republican), 1958 (Democratic primary), 1960 (Democratic primary); delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 1st District, 1961-62; candidate in Democratic primary for Michigan state senate 1st District, 1962; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Catholic. Member, Amvets; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Paul Madar and Anna (Seman) Madar; married to Clara Barbara Dettloff.
  Thurman Jerome Hamlin — also known as Thurman J. Hamlin — of London, Laurel County, Ky. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1974, 1978, 1986; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1976, 1980; candidate in primary for Governor of Kentucky, 1979, 1983, 1987. Still living as of 1987.
  Richard David Kuhn (b. 1929) — also known as Richard D. Kuhn — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., October 8, 1929. Republican. Lawyer; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 12th District, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1958, 1960, 1962; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 1st District, 1961-62; Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 19th District, 1964, 1966 (primary). Methodist. Member, Kiwanis; Sigma Nu; Sigma Nu Phi. Still living as of 1966.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Kuhn and Ella (Meinke) Kuhn; married to Sally Ann Scupholm.
  John Quincy Adams (1833-1894) — of Quincy, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 22, 1833. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1866, 1869; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1867, 1868, 1869, 1870, 1871, 1879; Straight Out Democratic candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1872; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1873. Died in Quincy, Norfolk County, Mass., August 14, 1894 (age 60 years, 326 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Francis Adams (1807-1886) and Abigail Brown (Brooks) Adams; brother of Brooks Adams; married, April 29, 1861, to Fanny Cadwalader Crowninshield (1840-1911; granddaughter of Benjamin Williams Crowninshield); father of Charles Francis Adams (1866-1954); nephew of George Washington Adams; grandson of John Quincy Adams; grandnephew of Benjamin Gorham; granduncle of Thomas Boylston Adams; great-grandson of John Adams, Nathaniel Gorham and Joshua Johnson; great-grandnephew of Thomas Johnson; first cousin of William Everett; first cousin twice removed of William Cranch, Leverett Saltonstall and Richard Saltonstall; first cousin thrice removed of William Lawrence Saltonstall; second cousin once removed of Bradley Tyler Johnson; second cousin thrice removed of Samuel Adams; third cousin twice removed of Joseph Allen; third cousin thrice removed of Samuel Sewall and Josiah Quincy; fourth cousin of Edward M. Chapin; fourth cousin once removed of John Milton Thayer and Arthur Chapin (1855-?).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Clyde Cecil Holloway (1943-2016) — also known as Clyde C. Holloway — of Forest Hill, Rapides Parish, La. Born in Lecompte, Rapides Parish, La., November 28, 1943. Republican. U.S. Representative from Louisiana 8th District, 1987-93; defeated, 1980 (8th District), 1985 (8th District), 1992 (6th District), 1994 (7th District), 1996 (5th District), 2002 (5th District); delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1988; candidate for Governor of Louisiana, 1991; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana, 2003; member of Louisiana public service commission 4th District, 2009-16; died in office 2016. Died in Forest Hill, Rapides Parish, La., October 16, 2016 (age 72 years, 323 days). Interment at Butters Cemetery, Forest Hill, La.
  Relatives: Son of James Cecil Holloway (1909-2006) and Ever Christina (Barker) Holloway (1912-2006).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  John Goodchild Dow (1905-2003) — also known as John G. Dow — of Rockland County, N.Y. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 6, 1905. Democratic candidate for New York state senate 33rd District, 1954; Democratic candidate for New York state assembly from Rockland County, 1956; U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1965-69, 1971-73; defeated, 1968 (Democratic), 1972 (Democratic), 1974 (Democratic), 1982 (Democratic primary), 1982 (Liberal), 1990 (Democratic); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1968. Died in Suffern, Rockland County, N.Y., March 11, 2003 (age 97 years, 309 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joy Wheeler Dow (born 1859) and Elizabeth (Goodchild) Dow.
  The John G. Dow Post Office Building, in Tappan, New York, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  George Lewis Yaple (1851-1939) — also known as George L. Yaple — of Mendon, St. Joseph County, Mich. Born in Leonidas, St. Joseph County, Mich., February 20, 1851. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1883-85; defeated, 1880 (Fusion), 1884 (Fusion), 1890, 1892; Fusion candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1886; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1888 (member, Resolutions Committee); circuit judge in Michigan 15th Circuit, 1894-1911; defeated, 1911; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1897, 1912. Died December 16, 1939 (age 88 years, 299 days). Interment at Mendon Cemetery, Mendon, Mich.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Meyer London (1871-1926) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Kalvaria, Russia, December 29, 1871. Socialist. Immigrated to the United States in 1891; became a citizen in 1896; lawyer; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1909 (Socialist), 1911, 1925 (Socialist); U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1915-19, 1921-23; defeated, 1910 (9th District), 1912 (12th District), 1918 (12th District), 1922 (12th District); delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920. Jewish. Struck by a car as he was crossing First Avenue, near Eighteenth Street, in Manhattan, and died soon after at Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York County, N.Y., June 6, 1926 (age 54 years, 159 days). Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
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 (which no longer exists), Arlington, Va.; 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)
  James Frank Gillespie (1869-1954) — also known as Frank Gillespie — of Bloomington, McLean County, Ill. Born in White Sulphur Springs, Greenbrier County, W.Va., April 18, 1869. Democrat. Member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1913; U.S. Representative from Illinois 17th District, 1933-35; defeated, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1926, 1928, 1934, 1936, 1942. Died November 26, 1954 (age 85 years, 222 days). Interment at Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of James Gillespie and Henrietta Gillespie.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Benjamin Lewis Fairchild (1863-1946) — also known as Benjamin L. Fairchild — of Pelham, Westchester County, N.Y.; Pelham Manor, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Sweden, Monroe County, N.Y., January 5, 1863. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1895-97, 1917-19, 1921-23, 1923-27 (16th District 1895-97, 24th District 1917-19, 1921-23, 1923-27); defeated, 1896 (Independent, 16th District), 1914 (Independence League, 24th District), 1918 (24th District), 1922 (24th District), 1926 (24th District), 1928 (24th District), 1930 (24th District), 1932 (24th District). Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Pelham Manor, Westchester County, N.Y., October 25, 1946 (age 83 years, 293 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Fairchild (1829-1897) and Calista (Schaeffer) Fairchild (1836-1921); married, February 28, 1893, to Anna E. Crumbie (died 1902); married, April 21, 1922, to Elinor Gardiner Parsons; second cousin twice removed of Henry Meigs; second cousin thrice removed of Timothy Pitkin; third cousin once removed of Henry Meigs, Jr.; third cousin twice removed of William Whiting Boardman (1794-1871); fourth cousin of Frances Payne Bolton; fourth cousin once removed of Oliver Payne Bolton.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Francis Edwin Dorn (1911-1987) — also known as Francis E. Dorn — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 18, 1911. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 10th District, 1941-42; defeated, 1937, 1938; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1953-61; defeated, 1948 (7th District), 1949 (7th District), 1950 (7th District), 1960 (12th District), 1962 (15th District); candidate for borough president of Brooklyn, New York, 1961. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Catholic Lawyers Guild; Eagles; Elks; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Knights of Columbus. Died, of cancer, in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 17, 1987 (age 76 years, 152 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of J. J. Dorn and Adelaide (Leman) Dorn; married to Dorothy McGann.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial

Lost 7 elections:
  Joelle R. Fishman (born c.1947) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born about 1947. Communist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1974, 1976, 1978, 1980, 1982; candidate for mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1975, 1977. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Relatives: Daughter of George M. Fishman (1917-2009).
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Dick Bowen — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas, 1992 (23rd District), 1994 (16th District), 1996 (16th District); candidate for Texas state senate, 1996 (28th District), 2006 (19th District), 2010 (19th District). Still living as of 2010.
  William Mohr (b. 1959) — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich.; Martin, Allegan County, Mich. Born in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., May 23, 1959. U.S. Taxpayers candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 2006 (72nd District), 2008 (76th District), 2010 (76th District), 2012 (76th District), 2014 (76th District); U.S. Taxpayers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012; Constitution candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2020. Baptist. Still living as of 2020.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Clifford Lee Messina — also known as Clifford Messina — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 144th District, 1996, 1998, 2010; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas, 2000 (25th District), 2004 (29th District), 2006 (29th District); candidate for Texas state senate 11th District, 2008. Still living as of 2010.
  Noach Dear (1953-2020) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., November 20, 1953. Member, New York City Council, 1983-2001; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1998 (Democratic primary), 2000 (Democratic primary), 2000 (Republican); candidate for New York state senate 21st District, 2002 (Democratic primary), 2002 (Conservative), 2004 (Democratic primary), 2006 (Democratic primary); Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 2015-20; died in office 2020. Jewish. Died, from complications of COVID-19, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 19, 2020 (age 66 years, 151 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Sidney Dear and Joan (Lipins) Dear.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Frederick Paulitsch — also known as Fred Paulitsch — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1902 (Social Democratic, 12th District), 1904 (Social Democratic, 12th District), 1908 (Socialist, 12th District), 1912 (Socialist, 23rd District); candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1905; candidate for New York state assembly, 1909 (New York County 22nd District), 1915 (New York County 34th District). Burial location unknown.
  Leslie B. Donnelly — of Cadillac, Wexford County, Mich. Real estate business; mayor of Cadillac, Mich., 1940-41; defeated, 1921, 1923, 1927, 1941, 1943, 1947, 1951. Burial location unknown.
  Irvin Hamilton Sutley, Jr. (b. 1944) — also known as Irv Sutley — of Mill Valley, Marin County, Calif.; St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn.; Glen Ellen, Sonoma County, Calif.; Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif. Born in Marin County, Calif., June 9, 1944. California Peace and Freedom Party state chair, 1970-72; Peace and Freedom candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972; Peace and Freedom candidate for U.S. Representative from California 2nd District, 1978; Peace and Freedom candidate for California state senate 4th District, 1990, 1993; Peace and Freedom candidate for California state assembly 7th District, 1992, 1994, 1998. Atheist. Still living as of 2009.
  Relatives: Son of Irvin Hamilton Sutley (1917-1998) and Willetta Rosine (West) Sutley (1919-2002); brother of Richard Michael Sutley; married, October 8, 1967, to Lynn P. Grimm (divorced 1970); married, February 16, 1971, to Toni Novak; married, September 4, 1980, to Janet Q. Jones; second cousin thrice removed of Zachary Taylor Sutley (1848-1930).
  Political family: Sutley family of California.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Robert E. Neidig — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1902 (16th District), 1904 (10th District), 1908 (11th District), 1918 (8th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate, 1912 (19th District), 1920 (4th District). Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Richard G. Green — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 18th District, 1908; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1912 (13th District), 1914 (23rd District), 1915 (23rd District), 1918 (17th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Timothy Walsh — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 10th District, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1904; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1906 (Socialist Labor), 1907; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  John E. Fiegel (1868-1942) — of Pittsfield Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Washtenaw County, Mich., January 7, 1868. Democrat. Supervisor of Pittsfield Township, Michigan, 1915-16; defeated, 1894, 1901, 1916, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1926. German ancestry. Died in Washtenaw County, Mich., May 18, 1942 (age 74 years, 131 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of John Fiegel (1831-1891) and Kunigunda (Lambarth) Fiegel (1839-1928); married to Olga Bauer (1873-1912).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  John W. Dennis — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1914 (35th District), 1918 (38th District); candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914; candidate for New York state assembly, 1920 (Monroe County 2nd District), 1922 (Monroe County 3rd District), 1924 (Monroe County 2nd District); candidate for mayor of Rochester, N.Y., 1923. Burial location unknown.
  George B. Hillard — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896, 1916; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 8th District, 1910, 1914; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 17th District, 1920, 1921, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Jeffrey Charles Blunt — also known as Jeffrey C. Blunt — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas, 1998 (21st District), 2000 (23rd District), 2002 (23rd District), 2004 (11th District), 2012 (23rd District); candidate for Texas state house of representatives 125th District, 2006, 2010. Still living as of 2012.
  Drew Parks (b. 1949) — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born December 7, 1949. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Arthur L. Byron-Curtiss — of Willard, Seneca County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1906 (27th District), 1908 (27th District), 1910 (27th District), 1912 (33rd District); candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920; candidate for New York state senate 35th District, 1936; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Jennifer Lauren Gale (1960-2008) — also known as Jennifer L. Gale — of Austin, Travis County, Tex.; Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Madison, Dane County, Wis., 1960. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Austin, Tex., 1997, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2006; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 10th District, 2002; candidate for mayor of Dallas, Tex., 2007. Female. Transgender. Found dead outside First English Lutheran Church, Austin, Travis County, Tex., December 17, 2008 (age about 48 years). Cremated.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Henry W. Genck — of St. Louis, Mo. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 12th District, 1936, 1938, 1946; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Missouri, 1940; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1948; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James F. Carey — of Haverhill, Essex County, Mass.; Maine. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1904, 1910; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1905, 1906, 1908, 1911; candidate for U.S. Senator from Maine, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Francis Everett Baldwin (b. 1856) — also known as Francis E. Baldwin — of Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y. Born in Otego, Otsego County, N.Y., August 30, 1856. Lawyer; manufacturer; New York Prohibition state chair, 1889-93; Prohibition candidate for Governor of New York, 1894; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900, 1916; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1906; Prohibition candidate for New York state attorney general, 1910; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1914; Prohibition candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1920. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. President, National Total Abstinence League. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John J. Baldwin and Sally M. (Beardslee) Baldwin; married, May 7, 1882, to Anna E. Grandin.
  Ernest Doerfler — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 2nd District, 1933, 1935, 1936; candidate for New York state senate, 1934 (Socialist, 21st District), 1946 (Liberal, 27th District); Liberal candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1950 (26th District), 1954 (25th District). Burial location unknown.
  Theodore Shapiro — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1928 (Kings County 22nd District), 1932 (Kings County 22nd District), 1933 (Kings County 18th District); candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 1930, 1935; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1934, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Herman Kobbe — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1912, 1914, 1916; candidate for New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 2nd District, 1927, 1928; candidate for New York state senate 31st District, 1930; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  William Gahres (1913-2005) — also known as Bill Gahres; "Barefoot Bill" — of Barnegat, Ocean County, N.J. Born in 1913. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly, 1971 (Independent, District 4-A), 1975 (Very Independent, 9th District), 1977 (Right To Die, 9th District); candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1977 (Right To Die), 1981 (Down With Lawyers); Down With Lawyers candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1978; Down With Lawyers candidate for President of the United States, 1980. Died in 2005 (age about 92 years). Burial location unknown.
  Ted Brown — of California. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California, 1986 (25th District), 1988 (22nd District), 2000 (27th District), 2002 (29th District), 2004 (29th District); candidate for California insurance commissioner, 1990; candidate for U.S. Senator from California, 1998. Still living as of 2004.
  Edwin John Fithian (1863-1953) — also known as Edwin J. Fithian — of Grove City, Mercer County, Pa. Born in Portersville, Butler County, Pa., July 1, 1863. Physician; president, Bessemer Gas Engine Company; after 1929, chairman of the successor firm, Cooper-Bessemer Corporation; makers of industrial compressors and marine engines; bank director; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908, 1920, 1928; Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1916; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1918; burgess of Grove City, Pennsylvania, 1923; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1932, 1934. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died, from acute cardiac decompensation, in Grove City, Mercer County, Pa., May 15, 1953 (age 89 years, 318 days). Entombed at Woodland Cemetery, Grove City, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Isaac Newton Fithian (1837-1923) and Margaret Jane (Riddle) Fithian (1840-1904); married to Georgiana A. Shellito (1862-1913) and Esther Shellito (1888-1928).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walter Thomas Bliss (1860-1941) — also known as Walter T. Bliss — of Bolivar, Allegany County, N.Y. Born in Bolivar, Allegany County, N.Y., November 6, 1860. Lawyer; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908, 1916, 1920; Prohibition candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1909, 1916; Prohibition candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1917; Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Died in Bolivar, Allegany County, N.Y., February 5, 1941 (age 80 years, 91 days). Interment at Maple Lawn Cemetery, Bolivar, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Thurston Bliss and Mary Jane (Crandall) Bliss; married, January 20, 1891, to Minnie Mae Mitchell; father of Chester Merton Bliss and George Walter Bliss; first cousin five times removed of William Greene; second cousin four times removed of William Greene, Jr.; third cousin thrice removed of Ray Greene; fourth cousin of Wallace Bruce Crumb (1858-1938); fourth cousin once removed of Wallace Raymond Crumb.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Condit family of Orange, New Jersey; King family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Benjamin Hanford Benjamin Hanford (1861-1910) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1861. Socialist. Printer; typesetter; Socialist Labor candidate for borough president of Brooklyn, New York, 1897; Social Democratic candidate for Governor of New York, 1898, 1900, 1902; Social Democratic candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1901; candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1904, 1908. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 24, 1910 (age about 48 years). Burial location unknown.
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1908
  Louis Sadoff — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state senate, 1922 (Socialist, 7th District), 1928 (Socialist, 8th District), 1930 (Socialist, 7th District), 1934 (Socialist, 7th District), 1938 (American Labor, 8th District); Socialist candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1932, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Kurt Eichler — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 6th District, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Abraham Tuvim — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1919 (New York County 2nd District), 1920 (New York County 20th District), 1921 (New York County 4th District), 1922 (New York County 12th District), 1924 (Bronx County 3rd District); candidate for New York state senate, 1932 (14th District), 1938 (22nd District). Burial location unknown.
  Ralph E. Horne — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y.; Chautauqua County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 48th District, 1920, 1924, 1926; candidate for New York state assembly, 1923 (Erie County 2nd District), 1935 (Chautauqua County 2nd District), 1936 (Chautauqua County 2nd District), 1937 (Chautauqua County 2nd District). Burial location unknown.
Israel Amter Israel Amter (1881-1954) — of Ohio; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Denver, Colo., March 26, 1881. Communist. Musician; Workers Communist candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1928; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1930 (23rd District), 1938 (at-large); candidate for Governor of New York, 1932, 1934, 1942; candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1933. Indicted in 1951 for conspiring to teach and advocate the violent overthrow of the government, but due to poor health, was never tried. Died, from Parkinson's disease, in Columbus Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., November 24, 1954 (age 73 years, 243 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1903 to Sadie Van Veen.
  Image source: Marxists Internet Archive
  Browne C. Hammond — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1892 (Prohibition, 11th District), 1912 (Socialist, 6th District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1909 (Kings County 18th District), 1920 (Kings County 21st District), 1922 (Kings County 8th District); candidate for New York state senate, 1910 (8th District), 1924 (5th District). Burial location unknown.
  Robert G. Phillips — also known as Bob Phillips — of Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Randolph County, 1952, 1958; candidate for West Virginia state senate 12th District, 1954 (Republican), 1968, 1970 (Republican), 1972 (Republican), 1988 (Republican). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  John Randolph Neal (1876-1959) — also known as John R. Neal — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in Rhea Springs, Rhea County, Tenn., September 17, 1876. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1936 (Independent), 1938 (Independent), 1940 (Independent), 1942 (Independent), 1946 (Independent), 1954 (Democratic primary); Independent candidate for Governor of Tennessee, 1954. Chief defense counsel for John T. Scopes at the 1925 "Monkey Trial". Died, from pneumonia, in a hospital at Rockwood, Roane County, Tenn., November 23, 1959 (age 83 years, 67 days). Interment at Ault Cemetery, Postoak, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of John Randolph Neal (1836-1889) and Mary Elizabeth (Brown) Neal (1842-1920).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gottlieb A. Hoehn — also known as G. A. Hoehn — of St. Louis, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1904, 1906, 1908, 1910, 1912, 1922, 1924; delegate to Socialist National Convention from Missouri, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  John Heckman — of Colorado. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Colorado 6th District, 1986 (Independent), 1988 (Concerns of People), 1994 (Concerns of People), 2000 (Concerns of People); Concerns of People candidate for U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1990, 1998, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Bowen R. Gover — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1930; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1932, 1934, 1936, 1938; Protestants United candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1938; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Nicholas V. Hamilton — also known as Nicholas Hamilton — of Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 104th District, 1976, 1980; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980, 1984, 2000; candidate for Michigan state senate 37th District, 1982; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1984. Still living as of 2000.
Robert W. Roddis Robert W. Roddis (born c.1951) — also known as Bob Roddis — of Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1951. Libertarian. Lawyer; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1980 (13th District), 1988 (14th District), 1990 (12th District); candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1984, 1992, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Image source: Bob Roddis blog
  William H. Thomas — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896, 1908; Industrial candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1916, 1928; Industrial candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920; Industrial candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1922; Industrial Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Horace I. Hillis — of Saugus, Essex County, Mass. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1936, 1946, 1948, 1950; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1940, 1942; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  John W. Ring — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1934 (at-large), 1938 (5th District), 1940 (5th District), 1942 (at-large), 1944 (at-large), 1950 (5th District); candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Robert D. Wardell (1882-1952) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1882. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1923-24, 1927-32; defeated, 1924 (Republican primary), 1936 (Democratic primary), 1944 (Democratic primary), 1950 (Democratic primary); candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1932 (Republican primary, 15th District), 1932 (American, 15th District), 1940 (Democratic primary, 13th District); delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Wayne County 1st District, 1933. Died in 1952 (age about 70 years). Burial location unknown.
  Joseph D. Cannon — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Labor organizer; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1916; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1917 (15th District), 1918 (21st District), 1926 (19th District); delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for Governor of New York, 1920; candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1921; candidate for New York state senate 18th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Peter Diamondstone — also known as Pete Diamondstone — of Vermont. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont at-large, 1986 (Libertarian), 1988 (Liberty Union), 1990 (Liberty Union), 1992 (Liberty Union), 1996 (Liberty Union), 1998 (Liberty Union), 2000 (Democratic). Still living as of 2000.
  Kevin Brawley — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1990 (Conservative, 18th District), 1990 (Conservative, 19th District), 1992 (Conservative, 17th District), 1994 (Conservative, 17th District), 2002 (Republican, 7th District), 2004 (Conservative, 17th District); Republican candidate for borough president of Bronx, New York, 2005. Still living as of 2005.
  Abraham Jacob Hirschfeld (1919-2005) — also known as Abraham J. Hirschfeld; Abe Hirschfeld; "Honest Abe" — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Miami Beach, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Born in Tarnow, Poland, December 12, 1919. Real estate developer; hotel owner; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1974 (Democratic primary), 1976 (Democratic primary), 2004 (Builders); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1992 (Independent Fusion), 1994 (Democratic primary); Republican candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1997; Independence candidate for New York state comptroller, 1998. In 1998, offered Paula Jones $1 million to drop her sexual harassment lawsuit against President Bill Clinton; later sued by Jones when he tried to back out of the offer. Indicted in 2000 of trying to hire a hit man to kill his former business partner Stanley Stahl; also charged with tax evasion; briefly jailed for violating a court order against discussing the trial with the media; ultimately convicted, and served two years in prison. Died, from complications of cancer, in St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., August 9, 2005 (age 85 years, 240 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1943 to Zipora Teicher.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Jerry Levy — of Vermont. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Vermont, 1982 (Liberty Union), 1986 (Libertarian), 1988 (Liberty Union), 1992 (Liberty Union), 1994 (Liberty Union), 1998 (Liberty Union), 2000 (Liberty Union). Still living as of 2000.
  Alan Lee Keyes (b. 1950) — also known as Alan L. Keyes — of Maryland. Born in the St. Albans Naval Hospital, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., August 7, 1950. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1988, 1992; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1996, 2000, 2008; candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 2004; American Independent candidate for President of the United States, 2008. African ancestry. Syndicated newspaper columnist; radio talk show host. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Married 1981 to Jocelyn Marcel.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  William M. Brandt — of St. Louis, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1902, 1914, 1918, 1920; delegate to Socialist National Convention from Missouri, 1920; candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1922; candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Lawrence Gilfedder — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Watertown, Middlesex County, Mass. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1948; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1952, 1954; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1958, 1964, 1966, 1970. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Charles Fitch Hemans (1896-1971) — also known as Charles F. Hemans; "Baron of the Bathroom"; "Knight of the Doublecross" — of Eaton Rapids, Eaton County, Mich.; Howell, Livingston County, Mich.; Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Mason, Ingham County, Mich., April 12, 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1924; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1926, 1928; member of University of Michigan board of regents, 1934-41; defeated, 1931, 1941; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1934; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 30th Circuit, 1935; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1936. Implicated in the Michigan legislative bribery scandal in 1944; granted immunity from prosecution and testified that he had bribed many legislators in his hotel bathroom; later, another bribery case against legislators fell apart when he refused to testify and fled to Washington; arrested by FBI agents and arraigned on a federal fugitive witness charge; tried and convicted, and sentenced to four years in prison; pleaded guilty to bribery in 1950 and sentenced to five years probation and a $1,000 fine. Died January 29, 1971 (age 74 years, 292 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Mason, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Lawton Thomas Hemans (1864-1916) and Minnie P. Hemans.
  Cross-reference: Carl F. DeLano — Gilbert H. Isbister — Robert B. McLaughlin — Charles S. Blondy — James B. Stanley — William C. Stenson — Earl W. McEwen, Sr. — Byron L. Ballard — Ernest G. Nagel — Charles C. Diggs, Sr. — James A. Burns — Earl C. Gallagher — Edward J. Walsh — Walter N. Stockfish — Adam Sumeracki — Joseph J. Kowalski
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  David M. Cory — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1931 (7th District), 1932 (7th District), 1934 (4th District), 1936 (4th District), 1938 (4th District); candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 1st District, 1933; candidate for borough president of Brooklyn, New York, 1937. Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Edwin R. Kaprat — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 3rd District, 1933, 1934, 1936, 1937, 1940, 1942; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Abraham Isaac Shiplacoff (1877-1936) — also known as Abraham I. Shiplacoff — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Province of Chernigov, Russia, December 25, 1877. Socialist. Labor union official; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 23rd District, 1916-18; defeated, 1914, 1922; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1918 (10th District), 1926 (10th District), 1928 (10th District), 1930 (10th District), 1932 (9th District); delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920. Jewish. Died, of an infection secondary to kidney stones, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February, 1936 (age 58 years, 0 days). Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y.
  Frank Heck — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 38th District, 1914; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 35th District, 1918, 1924; candidate for New York state assembly from Onondaga County 1st District, 1920, 1922, 1923, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Otto L. Endres — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1914, 1924, 1926, 1932; candidate for New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1917, 1922, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  George Weber — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 5th District, 1914, 1915; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 39th District, 1918, 1920, 1924, 1926, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Maximillian Schimpf — also known as Max Schimpf — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 8th District, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1914, 1915; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 3rd District, 1908; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Alfred C. Perkins — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1918, 1922; candidate for New York state assembly from Dutchess County 2nd District, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1925; candidate for New York state senate 28th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Alexander Levitt — also known as Alex Levitt — of Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1928, 1930; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1932, 1934; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1936, 1938, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Raymond S. Hofses — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1924 (14th District), 1926 (14th District), 1940 (14th District), 1944 (13th District), 1946 (13th District), 1948 (13th District). Burial location unknown.
  George H. Wrenn — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1898 (Socialist Labor), 1902 (Socialist), 1904 (Socialist), 1906 (Socialist), 1916 (Socialist); candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1901 (Democratic Socialist), 1913 (Socialist). Burial location unknown.
  Albert Boardman — of Connecticut. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1908 (3rd District), 1914 (2nd District), 1916 (2nd District), 1922 (2nd District), 1926 (2nd District), 1928 (2nd District); candidate for Connecticut state senate 19th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Florence T. O'Grady — of New York. Right To Life candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1982 (20th District), 1984 (20th District), 1986 (20th District), 1988 (20th District), 1994 (18th District), 1996 (18th District), 2000 (18th District). Female. Still living as of 2000.
  James T. Hunter — of New York. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1902 (10th District), 1904 (12th District), 1904 (10th District); Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1910; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of New York, 1914; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Anthony C. Schroeder — of Missouri. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1958, 1960, 1962, 1964, 1966, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Louis A. Keary — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1936, 1942, 1944, 1946, 1950; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 12th Circuit, 1940 (primary), 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stanley Wayne Elder (1909-1986) — also known as Stanley W. Elder — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Born in Hastings, Adams County, Neb., June 4, 1909. Republican. Insurance business; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Marquette County, 1943-44; defeated, 1940, 1944, 1954; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1946; Republican candidate for Michigan state senate, 1950 (primary, 31st District), 1964 (primary, 38th District), 1966 (38th District). Christian. Member, Elks; Eagles; Kiwanis. Died in 1986 (age about 77 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Leonard L. Elder and Mabel Grace Elder.
  Julius Umansky — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1929 (Bronx County 4th District), 1930 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1931 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1932 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1933 (Bronx County 3rd District), 1934 (Bronx County 2nd District); candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1937. Burial location unknown.
  Alfred Baker Lewis (1897-c.1980) — also known as Alfred B. Lewis — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 20, 1897. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; secretary of Massachusetts Socialist Party, 1924-40; Socialist candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1926, 1928; Socialist candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1930, 1932, 1934, 1936; Democratic candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives, 1944; vice-president, later president, Union Casualty insurance company. Episcopalian. Member, NAACP; American Civil Liberties Union; American Federation of Teachers; Americans for Democratic Action. Died about 1980 (age about 83 years). Interment somewhere in Fairfield County, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of John Frederick Lewis and Anne Henrietta Rush (Baker) Lewis; married, November 20, 1924, to Lena Greenspan (divorced 1939); married, October 14, 1939, to Eileen B. Lane (1903-?).
  Henry Kuhn — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1892 (5th District), 1904 (4th District); Socialist Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 20th District, 1900; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of New York, 1910; Socialist Labor candidate for New York state treasurer, 1912; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1922, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Harvey Burright Hatch — also known as Harvey B. Hatch — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1898; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1899; Prohibition candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1919; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1918; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Elmer Rosenberg (c.1886-1951) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Sullivan County, N.Y. Born in Budapest, Hungary, about 1886. Socialist. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 6th District, 1918; defeated, 1915 (New York County 6th District), 1919 (New York County 6th District), 1920 (New York County 6th District), 1932 (Sullivan County), 1933 (Sullivan County), 1934 (Sullivan County); executive vice-president, International Ladies Garment Workers Union; American Labor candidate for New York state senate 27th District, 1938. Died in Lake Huntington, Sullivan County, N.Y., 1951 (age about 65 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ignatz Rosenberg and Theresia Rosenberg; married to Rose Braverman (1896-1984); father of Esterita Blumberg (1928-2004).
  Nelis J. Saunders (b. 1923) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Orlando, Orange County, Fla., September 3, 1923. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1964; member of Michigan state house of representatives 11th District, 1969-72; defeated in primary, 1960 (Wayne County 11th District), 1962 (Wayne County 11th District), 1965 (24th District), 1966 (11th District), 1972 (20th District), 1974 (21st District). Female. Baptist. African ancestry. Member, Urban League; NAACP; Order of the Eastern Star. Still living as of 1974.
  Upton Beall Sinclair (1878-1968) — also known as Upton Sinclair — of California. Born in Baltimore, Md., September 20, 1878. Novelist and social crusader; author of The Jungle, about the meat-packing industry in Chicago; arrested in 1914 for picketing in front of the Standard Oil Building in New York; Socialist candidate for U.S. Representative from California 10th District, 1920; Socialist candidate for U.S. Senator from California, 1922; candidate for Governor of California, 1926 (Socialist), 1930 (Socialist), 1934 (Democratic); Socialist candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1928, 1932; received the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1943 for the novel Dragon's Teeth. Member, United World Federalists; League for Industrial Democracy; American Civil Liberties Union. Died in Bound Brook, Somerset County, N.J., November 25, 1968 (age 90 years, 66 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Cross-reference: Harry W. Laidler
  Campaign slogan (1934): "End Poverty in California."
  See also NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books by Upton Sinclair: I, Candidate for Governor and How I Got Licked (1934)
  Fiction by Upton Sinclair: The Jungle — Oil! A Novel — The Moneychangers — Dragons Teeth — Wide is the Gate
  Books about Upton Sinclair: Lauren Coodley, ed., Land of Orange Groves and Jails: Upton Sinclair's California — Greg Mitchell, The Campaign of the Century: Upton Sinclair's E.P.I.C. Race for Governor of California and the Birth of Media Politics — Kevin Mattson, Upton Sinclair and the Other American Century — Anthony Arthur, Radical Innocent: Upton Sinclair
  George N. Bashara, Sr. (1901-1980) — of Grosse Pointe Woods, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Hartford City, Blackford County, Ind., July 20, 1901. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1941, 1947, 1948 (primary), 1953, 1959; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1964; candidate for Michigan state senate 1st District, 1966. Eastern Orthodox. Lebanese ancestry. Died, in Bon Secours Hospital, Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Mich., September 12, 1980 (age 79 years, 54 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of George N. Bashara, Jr. (1934-2002).
  Lyle L. Willis — of Corbin, Whitley County, Ky. Democrat. Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1970, 1974, 1976 (primary), 1978 (primary), 1980 (primary); candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1975; candidate in primary for Governor of Kentucky, 1979. Still living as of 1980.
  Lowell E. Miller — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Trenton, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1964, 1966, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1976; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1969. Still living as of 1976.
  Joseph Pinter, Jr. — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 33rd Senatorial District, 1961; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1965. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carl A. Brodbeck — of Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Eaton District, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1958, 1960; candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 8th Senatorial District, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Mathew Kovach — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1938; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940, 1944, 1964, 1968; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1941-53, 1969; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 5th Senatorial District, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1970. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Howard Lyle Jones (b. 1925) — also known as Howard L. Jones — of Webberville, Ingham County, Mich.; Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Champaign, Champaign County, Ill., September 19, 1925. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; school teacher; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Ingham County 2nd District, 1962; appointed 1962; candidate in Democratic primary for Michigan state house of representatives, 1962 (Ingham County 2nd District), 1968 (58th District), 1970 (58th District); Human Rights candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1972, 1976; Human Rights candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1974; Human Rights candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Unitarian. Member, American Civil Liberties Union. Still living as of 1998.
  Relatives: Son of Sherdie Jones and Millicent (Hardiek) Jones; married to Dorothy Gertrude Dorch.
John W. Aiken John W. Aiken (1896-1968) — of Everett, Middlesex County, Mass.; East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., August 12, 1896. Socialist. Furniture finisher; Socialist Labor candidate for Massachusetts state auditor, 1922; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1930, 1934; Socialist Labor candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1932; Socialist Labor candidate for President of the United States, 1936, 1940; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1946. Died, in St. Vincent's Hospital, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., December 14, 1968 (age 72 years, 124 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1922 to Florence Messier.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Image source: Ingham County News, July 9, 1936
D. Leigh Colvin David Leigh Colvin (1880-1959) — also known as D. Leigh Colvin — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in South Charleston, Clark County, Ohio, January 28, 1880. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1914 (15th District), 1922 (11th District); candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1916 (Prohibition), 1932 (Law Preservation); Prohibition candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1917; Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1920; Chairman of Prohibition National Committee, 1926-32; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 1936. Methodist. Member, Alpha Tau Omega. Died, from uremia, in Lawrence Hospital, Bronxville, Westchester County, N.Y., September 7, 1959 (age 79 years, 222 days). Interment at Summit Lawn Cemetery, Westfield, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of David Taylor Colvin and Maria (Larkin) Colvin; married, September 19, 1906, to Mamie White (1883-1955).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Ingham County News, July 16, 1936
  Henry B. Krajewski (1912-1966) — of Secaucus, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., July 15, 1912. Pig farmer; tavern owner; candidate for President of the United States, 1952 (Poor Man's Party), 1956 (American Third Party); candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1953 (Jersey Veterans Bonus), 1957 (American Third Party), 1961 (Veterans Bonus Now); candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1954 (American Third Party), 1958 (Politicians Are Jokers). Died November 8, 1966 (age 54 years, 116 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Oscar C. Griswold — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1943, 1957; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1947, 1949, 1959, 1961; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Nahum Burnett (1894-1951) — of Charlotte, Eaton County, Mich. Born in 1894. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1935, 1939; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1936; candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1938; candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1940; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1948. Died October 12, 1951 (age about 57 years). Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Charlotte, Mich.
  Howard E. Wood (born c.1894) — of Ecorse, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Climax, Kalamazoo County, Mich., about 1894. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1944 (Wayne County 4th District), 1946 (Wayne County 4th District), 1948 (Wayne County 4th District), 1950 (Wayne County 4th District), 1952 (Wayne County 4th District), 1954 (Wayne County 17th District), 1956 (Wayne County 17th District). Burial location unknown.
  James B. Cochran (1901-1989) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Woolwine, Patrick County, Va., February 8, 1901. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1940 (Democratic primary), 1942 (Democratic primary), 1944 (Democratic primary), 1948 (Republican), 1950 (Republican primary), 1954 (Democratic primary), 1960 (Democratic primary). Died in 1989 (age about 88 years). Burial location unknown.
  Loomis King Preston (1883-1955) — also known as Loomis K. Preston — of St. Joseph, Berrien County, Mich. Born in St. Joseph, Berrien County, Mich., July 22, 1883. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Berrien County 1st District, 1923-26, 1939-50; defeated, 1912, 1930, 1932, 1950; Republican candidate for Michigan state senate 7th District, 1926 (primary), 1936; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1928. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons. Died in 1955 (age about 71 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Wallace A. Preston and Mary (King) Preston.
  Matthew F. Callahan — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Canton, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1927-28; defeated (Republican), 1924, 1944; candidate in Democratic primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935; member of Michigan state senate 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1928 (Republican primary), 1942 (Democratic primary), 1948 (Republican primary), 1950 (Republican primary). Irish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  James A. Burns (1899-1963) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1899. Purchasing agent; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1923-24; defeated in Republican primary, 1926, 1928, 1930; member of Michigan state senate 4th District, 1937-38, 1941-42; defeated, 1924 (Republican primary, 2nd District), 1938 (Democratic primary, 4th District), 1942 (Democratic, 4th District), 1944 (Democratic primary, 4th District); charged on July 20, 1946 (along with 18 other legislators) with accepting bribes to vote against a banking bill, but the entire case collapsed when the star prosecution witness, Charles F. Hemans, refused to testify; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1948. Died in 1963 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.
  Frederick Yates (1914-1971) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Malvern, Hot Spring County, Ark., October 3, 1914. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 4th District, 1955-62; defeated in primary, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1952; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1962 (15th District), 1964 (1st District); candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1966. Baptist. African ancestry. Member, Elks; Freemasons. Died in Michigan, October 9, 1971 (age 57 years, 6 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1943 to Thelma Randall.
  Arthur G. Becker (1895-1988) — of Wayne County, Mich.; Oakland County, Mich. Born November 21, 1895. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1940 (Democratic primary, Wayne County 1st District), 1950 (Democratic primary, Wayne County 1st District), 1952 (Democratic primary, Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Democratic primary, Wayne County 4th District), 1960 (Republican primary, Oakland County 4th District); candidate in Democratic primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1942; candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1946. Died November 11, 1988 (age 92 years, 356 days). Burial location unknown.
  E. W. Metcalfe (1887-1966) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., May 5, 1887. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1944 (Wayne County 1st District), 1948 (Wayne County 1st District), 1950 (Wayne County 1st District), 1952 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 4th District), 1956 (Wayne County 4th District), 1960 (Wayne County 4th District). Died in 1966 (age about 79 years). Burial location unknown.
  James E. McKeon (b. 1881) — of Bay County, Mich. Born in 1881. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Bay County 2nd District, 1919-22; defeated in primary, 1922 (Bay County 2nd District), 1924 (Bay County 2nd District), 1926 (Bay County 2nd District), 1928 (Bay County 2nd District), 1930 (Bay County 2nd District), 1936 (Bay County 2nd District), 1952 (Bay County). Burial location unknown.
  Seth A. Davey (1903-1976) — of Alma, Gratiot County, Mich.; Belding, Ionia County, Mich. Born in 1903. Minister; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1944; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate, 1946 (15th District), 1948 (25th District), 1958 (25th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1952; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1950. Died in 1976 (age about 73 years). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Ludington, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Theodore Gramaticoff — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1928; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1938 (13th District), 1958 (17th District); Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1960. Burial location unknown.
Jan B. Vanderploeg Jan B. Vanderploeg (1900-1984) — of North Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich.; Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Holland, Ottawa County, Mich., July 5, 1900. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; landscape architect; nurseryman; school teacher; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1950 (primary), 1958; member of Michigan state senate 33rd District, 1965-66; defeated, 1951 (23rd District), 1956 (23rd District), 1966 (33rd District); chair of Muskegon County Democratic Party, 1957-58; member of Michigan state board of agriculture, 1958-63; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Muskegon County 2nd District, 1961; candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1963; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Congregationalist. Member, Urban League. Died in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., November 5, 1984 (age 84 years, 123 days). Interment at Pilgrim Home Cemetery, Holland, Mich.
  Relatives: Married, September 3, 1931, to Margaret Ann Raak (1899-1984).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
  Harriet Talan — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1959, 1961; Socialist Workers candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1960; Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960, 1964; Socialist Workers candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 2nd District, 1961; Socialist Workers candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Alfred T. Halsted — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1942; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 27th District, 1946; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1956; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1956; Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1958, 1960; Prohibition candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Richard Gach — also known as Dick Gach — of Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1992, 1996; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1996 (11th District), 1998 (11th District), 2000 (11th District), 2002 (12th District), 2004 (12th District). Still living as of 2004.
  Keith P. Edwards — of St. Clair Shores, Macomb County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1984, 1988; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 26th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Jerry Jay Kaufman (b. 1954) — also known as Jerry J. Kaufman — of Huntington Woods, Oakland County, Mich.; Southfield, Oakland County, Mich. Born in 1954. Candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1986 (Independent), 1988 (Tisch Independent Citizens), 1990 (Tisch Independent Citizens), 1992 (Tisch Independent Citizens), 1996 (Libertarian), 1998; Green candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Hector M. McGregor — of Wayne County, Mich. American Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1970 (19th District), 1972 (17th District), 1976 (1st District), 1978 (17th District); American Independent candidate for Michigan state senate 14th District, 1974, 1977; American candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  William E. Rostron — of Michigan. Republican. Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1956 (primary), 1962 (primary), 1964 (primary), 1970, 1972, 1974 (primary), 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  George Zaven Hart (b. 1927) — also known as George Z. Hart — of Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., May 13, 1927. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Michigan state senate, 1979-82, 1987-99 (10th District 1979-82, 1987-94, 6th District 1995-99); defeated in primary, 1956 (21st District), 1958 (21st District), 1962 (21st District), 1966 (10th District), 1970 (10th District), 1982 (10th District); alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1996. Eastern Orthodox. Still living as of 1999.
  Fenno E. Densmore (1889-1978) — of Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Mich. Born October 6, 1889. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1942; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate, 1944 (7th District), 1946 (10th District), 1948 (10th District), 1954 (10th District); Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1953; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1964. Died in Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Mich., April 4, 1978 (age 88 years, 180 days). Burial location unknown.
  Thomas Michael Lane (1917-1974) — also known as Thomas M. Lane; Tom Lane — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., January 7, 1917. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1940 (Wayne County 1st District), 1950 (Wayne County 1st District), 1952 (Wayne County 1st District), 1956 (Wayne County 12th District), 1960 (Wayne County 10th District); candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1948 (21st District), 1954 (18th District). Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Knights of Equity. Died in 1974 (age about 57 years). Burial location unknown.
  Julius Goldberg — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1944 (5th District), 1946 (5th District), 1948 (5th District), 1950 (5th District), 1952 (5th District), 1954 (4th District), 1956 (4th District). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Charles Aronoff — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1936, 1958; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1938; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944, 1948; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1954; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 4th District, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Jack Altman — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 23rd District, 1932, 1934; Socialist candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937; Socialist candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1937; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1938 (Socialist, 10th District), 1940 (American Labor, 23rd District); American Labor candidate for New York state senate 21st District, 1942. Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Marion L. Walbridge — of Livonia, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1940, 1944; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1948; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1950, 1952; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953, 1965; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  George Albert Emerich — also known as G. Albert Emerich — of Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Mich. Candidate in Republican primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Hillsdale County, 1926; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1943; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1944, 1950, 1952; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1952; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1951. Burial location unknown.
  Paul Kenworthy — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1944; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1952, 1954; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Glenn A. Root — of Beulah, Benzie County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1951; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1952, 1954, 1958; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Charlevoix District, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  James W. Helme, Jr. (1860-1938) — of Adrian, Lenawee County, Mich. Born in Adrian, Lenawee County, Mich., March 3, 1860. Lawyer; dairy farmer; member of Michigan state senate 5th District, 1899-1902; defeated (Democratic), 1906 (5th District), 1910 (19th District); Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1912; candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1918; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1920 (Liberal), 1922 (Democratic), 1924 (Democratic); member of Michigan state house of representatives from Lenawee County, 1931-38; died in office 1938. Member, Grange. Died August 14, 1938 (age 78 years, 164 days). Burial location unknown.
  Howard W. Cavanagh — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1918, 1921, 1935, 1936 (primary); candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1920; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1923; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1932; delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Calhoun County 2nd District, 1933; candidate for Michigan state senate 9th District, 1942. Burial location unknown.
  Gregory M. Pillon — of Michigan. Republican. Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1950 (primary, 14th District), 1952 (15th District), 1954 (15th District), 1956 (primary, 17th District), 1958 (primary, 17th District), 1960 (primary, 8th District), 1962 (primary, 17th District). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilbur DeYoung — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1948; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1946, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Fred Sander — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1912 (Socialist, 35th District), 1920 (Socialist, 35th District), 1922 (Socialist, 35th District), 1932 (Socialist, at-large), 1942 (American Labor, 35th District); Socialist candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920; Socialist candidate for New York state comptroller, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Raymond K. Bull — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1901 (Prohibition, 24th District), 1906 (Socialist, 28th District), 1942 (American Labor, 32nd District), 1948 (American Labor, 34th District); Socialist candidate for New York state assembly, 1915 (Jefferson County 2nd District), 1919 (Jefferson County), 1926 (Jefferson County). Burial location unknown.
  Evan Mecham (1924-2008) — of Ajo, Pima County, Ariz.; Glendale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Duchesne, Duchesne County, Utah, May 12, 1924. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; automobile dealer; newspaper publisher; candidate for Arizona state house of representatives, 1952; member of Arizona state senate, 1960-62; candidate for U.S. Senator from Arizona, 1962 (Republican), 1992 (Independent); Governor of Arizona, 1987-88; defeated, 1964, 1974, 1978, 1982. Mormon. Member, John Birch Society. Indicted in 1988 on six felony counts of perjury and filing a false campaign report, specifically of failing to report a $350,000 loan to his campaign by Barry Wolfson, a real estate developer; later acquitted of these charges. Impeached by the Arizona House of Representatives on February 5, 1988, on charges of obstructing justice and illegally lending state money to his business; convicted and removed from office by the Arizona Senate on April 4, 1988. A recall election was scheduled against him, but it was cancelled by the Arizona Supreme Court. Died, from complications of Alzheimer's disease, in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., February 22, 2008 (age 83 years, 286 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1945 to Florence Lambert.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Jonathan McMillan Davis (1871-1943) — also known as Jonathan M. Davis — of Bronson, Bourbon County, Kan. Born in Bronson, Bourbon County, Kan., April 27, 1871. Democrat. Farmer; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1905-13; member of Kansas state senate, 1913-17; Governor of Kansas, 1923-25; defeated, 1920, 1924, 1926, 1936 (primary), 1938 (Independent); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1924 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1924; candidate for U.S. Senator from Kansas, 1930. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Eagles; Moose; Elks; Kiwanis. Arrested the day after his gubernatorial term expired; indicted twice for bribery; tried and acquitted both times. Died June 27, 1943 (age 72 years, 61 days). Interment at Bronson Cemetery, Bronson, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of Jonathan McMillan Davis and Eve (Holeman) Davis; married, September 26, 1894, to Mollie Purdom (died 1926); married, December 16, 1931, to Mary E. (Winston) Raymond.
  Ronald Ernest Paul (b. 1935) — also known as Ron Paul — of Lake Jackson, Brazoria County, Tex.; Surfside Beach, Brazoria County, Tex. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., August 20, 1935. Physician; U.S. Representative from Texas, 1976-77, 1979-85, 1997- (22nd District 1976-77, 1979-85, 14th District 1997-2004); defeated (Republican), 1974, 1976; candidate in Republican primary for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1984; candidate for President of the United States, 1988 (Libertarian), 2008 (Constitution); candidate for Republican nomination for President, 2008, 2012; received one electoral vote for President, 2016. Lutheran; later Baptist. Member, Lambda Chi Alpha. Still living as of 2019.
  Relatives: Married 1957 to Carol Wells; father of Rand Paul (1963-).
  Political family: Paul family of Bowling Green, Kentucky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  Books by Ron Paul: The Revolution: A Manifesto (2008) — End the Fed (2009)
  Books about Ron Paul: Brian Doherty, Ron Paul's rEVOLution: The Man and the Movement He Inspired
Harold M. Ryan Harold Martin Ryan (1911-2007) — also known as Harold M. Ryan — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., February 6, 1911. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1938, 1940, 1942, 1944; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1944 (alternate), 1948 (alternate), 1956, 1960 (alternate), 1964; member of Michigan state senate 1st District, 1949-62; resigned 1962; defeated, 1974 (2nd District); U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1962-65; defeated in primary, 1964, 1966; circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1976-85. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Gamma Eta Gamma; Lions. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., March 8, 2007 (age 96 years, 30 days). Interment at Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township, Macomb County, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Lillian Wargnier.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
  George Donoghue O'Brien (1900-1957) — also known as George D. O'Brien — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., January 1, 1900. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935 (Democratic primary), 1947; U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1937-39, 1941-47, 1949-55; defeated, 1932, 1934, 1938, 1946, 1954; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1944 (speaker). Catholic. Died in Washington, D.C., October 25, 1957 (age 57 years, 297 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of John Patrick O'Brien and Ellen (O'Donoghue) O'Brien; married, April 29, 1937, to Margaret Foley.
  Cross-reference: Frederick C. Belen
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Manuel Herrick (1876-1952) — also known as Emanuel Herrick — of Perry, Noble County, Okla.; Plumas County, Calif. Born in Perry Township, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, September 20, 1876. Republican. U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 8th District, 1921-23; defeated, 1918 (Independent), 1922 (primary), 1924 (primary), 1926 (primary), 1928 (primary), 1930 (primary); candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from California, 1948. While on a trip to his mining claim; he died, probably from exposure, during a Sierra blizzard, near Quincy, Plumas County, Calif., January 11, 1952 (age 75 years, 113 days). His body was found in a snowbank, six weeks later. Cremated; ashes interred at Quincy Cemetery, Quincy, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of John Herrick and Belinda (Kail) Herrick.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Encyclopedia of Oklahoma Historyand Culture
  Books about Manuel Herrick: Gene Aldrich, The Okie Jesus Congressman: the life of Manuel Herrick
Thomas A. Hendricks Thomas Andrews Hendricks (1819-1885) — also known as Thomas A. Hendricks — of Shelbyville, Shelby County, Ind.; Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born near Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, September 7, 1819. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1848-49; delegate to Indiana state constitutional convention, 1850-51; U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1851-55 (5th District 1851-53, 6th District 1853-55); defeated, 1854; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1863-69; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1868, 1876, 1884; Governor of Indiana, 1873-77; defeated, 1860, 1868; Vice President of the United States, 1885; defeated, 1876; died in office 1885; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1884. Presbyterian; later Episcopalian. Scottish and Dutch ancestry. Member, Odd Fellows. Died, apparently from a heart attack, in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., November 25, 1885 (age 66 years, 79 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of John Hendricks and Jane Ann (Thomson) Hendricks (1793-1874); married, September 25, 1845, to Eliza C. Morgan (1823-1903); nephew of Thomas Hendricks and William Hendricks; first cousin of Abraham Hendricks, William Hendricks, Jr., Abram Washington Hendricks and William Chalmers Hendricks (1825-1892); first cousin once removed of Scott Springer Hendricks.
  Political family: Hendricks family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on the U.S. $10 silver certificate in 1887-1914.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
  Martin Charles Ansorge (1882-1967) — also known as Martin C. Ansorge — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Corning, Steuben County, N.Y., January 1, 1882. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1921-23; defeated, 1912, 1914, 1916, 1922; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1927, 1928, 1929; director, United Air Lines, 1934-51. Jewish. Member, Freemasons; Elks; American Legion. Co-sponsor of the Edge-Ansorge bill to create the New York Port Authority. Represented Henry Ford in negotiations over his formal apology for anti-Semitic books and articles he had published. Died, in the Ansonia Hotel, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 4, 1967 (age 85 years, 34 days). Interment at Temple Israel Cemetery, Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Mark Perry Ansorge and Jennie (Bach) Ansorge.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
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