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Brig. General Thomas Sumter ("The Carolina Gamecock") MP (1734 - 1832)

"Thomas Sumpter"

DAR Ancestor #: A111057 from Thomas Sumter (August 14, 1734 – June 1, 1832) nicknamed the "Carolina Gamecock" (after his house was burned down and he went on a rampage of killing British...

3/26/2008 Yesterday

William Todd was born in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania in 1739, to Irish Immigrants Robert Todd and his second wife Elizabeth. In the French and Indian War, Todd served with the Pennsylvania troops, ...

5/13/2007 9/27/2016

He was the son of David Tod and Rachel Kent, and born in Suffield, Hartford county, Conn., in November, 1779. His father was a Scotchman by birth and a man of an original turn of mind, possessing much ...

9/23/2016 9/23/2016

From his English Wikipedia Page: Davis Dimock, Jr. (September 17, 1801 – January 13, 1842) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Biography Davis...

12/15/2015 9/22/2016

Roberto Maldonado is the alderman of the 26th Ward of the City of Chicago, Illinois.

9/21/2016 9/21/2016

Enoch Kelly Haney MP

Seminole, Seminole, Oklahoma, United States

Seminole, Seminole, Oklahoma, United States

Enoch Kelly Haney (born November 12, 1940) is an American politician and internationally recognized Native American artist from Oklahoma, He served as principal chief of the Seminole Nation of Oklaho...

9/10/2008 9/15/2016

Find a Grave Pierce Mason Butler (April 11, 1798 – August 20, 1847) was an American soldier and statesman who served as the 56th Governor of South Carolina from 1836 to 1838. He was killed w...

5/19/2009 9/13/2016

A Patriot of the American Revolution for South Carolina with the rank of Captain. DAR Ancestor #: A017740 Service: SOUTH CAROLINA Rank: CAPTAIN Birth: 12-17-1759 PRINCE WILLIAM CO VIRGINIA Death:...

5/19/2009 9/13/2016

Maurice Ferré MP

Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States

Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States

Maurice A. Ferré (born June 23, 1935) is a former six-term Mayor of Miami. Ferré was the first Puerto Rican-born United States mayor and the first Hispanic Mayor of Miami. He was an uns...

4/17/2007 9/9/2016

Xavier Louis Suárez (born May 21, 1949) is an American politician in Miami who was the first Cuban-born mayor of Miami and is currently a Miami-Dade county commissioner.

9/8/2016 9/9/2016

Julius Curtis Lewis, Jr. (1926 - 2005)

"J.C. Lewis", "Jr."

. Julius Curtis Lewis, Jr. (March 11, 1926 – August 20, 2005) was an American businessman, philanthropist and Chairman of J.C. Lewis Enterprises, Lewis Broadcasting Corporation, J.C. Lewis Inv...

9/9/2016 9/9/2016

. Ralph Eugene Reed, Jr. (born June 24, 1961) is a conservative American political activist, best known as the first executive director of the Christian Coalition during the early 1990s. He sought th...

7/16/2016 9/9/2016

. Walter Lee Mingledorff, Jr. (November 7, 1914 – February 18, 1985) was a politician from Georgia, USA, and was a former Mayor of Savannah. He was a Democrat and belonged to the local Citiz...

8/17/2016 9/8/2016

William Beach Lawrence (1800 - 1881)

William Beach Lawrence (23 October 1800 – 26 March 1881) was an American politician and jurist who served as lieutenant governor of Rhode Island from 1851 to 1852 under Governor Philip Allen. ...

5/31/2011 9/8/2016

Joel Benedict Erhardt (1838 - 1909)

Joel Benedict Erhardt (February 21, 1838 – September 8, 1909) was an American politician, civil servant, lawyer and businessman. He served as the police commissioner for the New York Police De...

3/20/2016 9/1/2016

Simeon Draper (1804 - 1866)

Simeon Draper (1804 West Springfield, then in Hampshire County, now in Hampden County, Massachusetts - November 6, 1866 Whitestone, Queens County, New York) was an American politician from New York. ...

8/31/2016 8/31/2016

Augustus Schell (1812 - 1884)

Augustus Schell (August 1, 1812 – March 27, 1884) was a New York politician and lawyer. He was Chairman of the Democratic National Committee from 1872 to 1876. Biography Schell was born on...

4/17/2016 8/31/2016

John Swartwout was prominent in New York politics and affairs. He was a close friend of Aaron Burr and one of the founders of Tammany Hall. He is chiefly known for a duel he fought with DeWitt Clinton,...

8/9/2012 8/31/2016

Dr. William C. Daniell (1792 - 1868)

William Coffee Daniell was a physician and planter as well as a politician. He was mayor of Savannah, Georgia from 1824 to 1826. He graduated in medicine from the University of Pennsylvania in 18...

11/16/2013 8/28/2016

Judge John A. Corwin (1818 - 1863)

John A. Corwin was a Democratic politician and jurist from Ohio, United States. He was elected to the Ohio Supreme Court and ran unsuccessfully for the United States House of Representatives. Bio...

10/9/2013 8/8/2016

Lewis Kirby Rockefeller, a Representative from New York; born in Schenectady, N.Y., November 25, 1875; attended the public schools; was graduated from New York State College, Albany, N.Y., in 1898; p...

7/4/2016 7/29/2016

Myron H. Clark (1806 - 1892)

Myron Holley Clark (October 23, 1806 – August 23, 1892) was an American politician from the U.S. state of New York. Biography Clark was born in Naples, Ontario County, New York on October ...

7/28/2011 7/29/2016

Marriages Marriage 1: Ann Willis, b.1762 Glouster Co., Va.; Married: in Warren County, North Carolina; No children Marriage 2: Mary Anderson b: c. 1766 in North Carolina; Married: 1793 in Warrentow...

1/14/2012 7/24/2016

BEARDSLEY, CYRUS H., d. at Fairfield, Conn., Aug. 13, 1852, a. 53; b. in Huntington, Conn., and grad. at Yale in 1818; studied law, but entering political life, was a mem. of both branches of the legis...

1/4/2014 7/22/2016

Mike Pence, Governor of Indiana MP

Indiana, United States

Indiana, United States

2016 Republican Nominee for Vice President Michael Richard "Mike" Pence (born June 7, 1959) is an American politician and attorney who is currently serving as the 50th Governor of Indiana, taking off...

7/1/2016 7/22/2016

Gov. Howard Dean MP

Vermont, United States

Vermont, United States

Howard Brush Dean III (born November 17, 1948) is an American politician and physician from Vermont. He served six terms as the 79th Governor of Vermont and ran unsuccessfully for the 2004 Democratic...

1/13/2009 7/13/2016

George Washington Steele (December 13, 1839 – July 12, 1922) was an American lawyer, soldier, and politician who twice served as a Congressman for Indiana, from 1881 to 1889 and again from 189...

6/25/2016 7/12/2016

David Clements Fulton (February 1, 1838 – March 30, 1899) was an American businessman from Hudson, Wisconsin who served in various municipal offices and as a Liberal Republican member of the W...

7/12/2016 7/12/2016

) Thomas S. Allen is best remembered for his leadership of the 5th Wisconsin Infantry during the Civil War. He also served as Wisconsin’s ninth secretary of state and published the Oshkosh Nor...

9/10/2011 7/12/2016

Henry Markham, Governor, (USA) MP (1840 - 1923)

"Governor of California 1892"

Henry Harrison Markham (November 16, 1840 – October 9, 1923) was a United States Representative from March 4, 1885 to March 3, 1887 and the 18th governor of California from January 8, 1891 unt...

12/7/2008 7/11/2016

Kathleen Courtney "Kathy" Hochul (pronounced HOKE-ul; born August 27, 1958) is an American politician who is the 77th and current Lieutenant Governor of the State of New York. She served previously a...

9/21/2009 7/8/2016

Joni Kay Ernst (née Culver; July 1, 1970) is an American politician who is the junior United States Senator from Iowa, elected in the November 2014 election, defeating Bruce Braley, her Democr...

2/27/2015 7/5/2016

Frank St. John Sidway (1869 - 1938)

Frank St. John Sidway (December 15, 1869 - January 17, 1938), was a Buffalo, New York lawyer and National Guard leader. He also served as chairman of the Erie County Republican Party, and was a candi...

7/2/2016 7/2/2016

Thomas Andrews Hendricks (September 7, 1819 – November 25, 1885) was an American politician who served as a Representative and a Senator from Indiana, the 16th Governor of Indiana (1873-1877),...

2/21/2009 7/1/2016

Daniel Ullman (April 28, 1810 – September 20, 1892) was an American lawyer and politician from New York and was a Major General in the American Civil War. Political career Born in Wilmingt...

6/11/2011 7/1/2016

George Griswold Sill (1829 - 1907)

George Griswold Sill (October 26, 1829 – May 19, 1907) was an American politician who was the 37th Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut from 1873 to 1877. Early life Sill was born at Windsor, ...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Nahum Ward (1785 - 1844)

Born October 23, 1785, Shrewsbury, MA. and died April 6, 1860 in Marietta, Ohio. He married Sarah Catherine C. Skinner, October 21, 1827 in Marietta. She died in 1844. Married cousin Harriet Denny Janu...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Azariah Cutting Flagg (1790 - 1873)

Azariah Cutting Flagg (November 28, 1790 in Orwell, Addison County, Vermont – November 24, 1873 in New York City) was an American newspaper printer and editor, and politician.

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Edward Dorr Tracy, Sr. (1791 - 1849)

Edward D. Tracy, Sr. served as Macon´s second Mayor (1826-1828), a Judge of Superior Court, and hosted General Lafayette during his visit to Macon in 1825.

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Dr. John Wesley Hoyt (October 13, 1831 – May 23, 1912) was an American politician and educator. Hoyt was the third Governor of Wyoming Territory. Early life Hoyt was born in Worthington, O...

5/17/2014 6/26/2016

Roger Kent (1906 - 1980)

Roger Kent, (June 8, 1906 – May 16, 1980), American democratic politician.

1/1/2009 6/26/2016

John Brooks Felton (1827 - 1877)

John Brooks Felton [1] (born 1827 in Saugus, Massachusetts, died May 2, 1877 in Oakland, California) was an American jurist and politician who served as the 14th Mayor of Oakland, California. Felto...

1/24/2010 6/25/2016

George C. Gorham (1832 - 1909)

George C. Gorham, Secretary of the Senate, 1868-1879 It was my fortune for eleven years to have admission to the Senate in secret session, as secretary of that body. Slow as the Senate is in changi...

6/24/2016 6/24/2016

Henry Drury Hatfield (September 15, 1875 – October 23, 1962) was a Republican politician from Logan County, West Virginia. He served a term as the 14th Governor of the state, in addition to on...

4/3/2011 6/23/2016

Earle Cabell (October 27, 1906 – September 24, 1975), was a Texas politician who served as mayor of Dallas, Texas. Cabell was mayor at the time of the assassination of John F. Kennedy and was ...

4/27/2011 6/17/2016

Benjamin Elias Cabell (November 18, 1858 - February 8, 1931), attorney, was mayor of Dallas 1900-1904. Biography Benjamin Elias Cabell was born November 18, 1858 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas to William...

4/27/2011 6/17/2016

William Lewis Cabell (January 1, 1827 – February 21, 1911) was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and later served as Mayor of Dallas, Texas. Bi...

4/27/2011 6/17/2016

DeWitt Clinton Littlejohn (February 7, 1818 in Bridgewater, Oneida County – October 27, 1892 in Oswego, Oswego County, New York) was a brevet brigadier general in the Union Army and a United S...

6/14/2016 6/17/2016

Edwin F. Sweet (1847 - 1935)

Edwin Forrest Sweet (November 21, 1847 – April 2, 1935) was a politician from the U.S. state of Michigan. Sweet was born in Dansville, New York and attended the common schools and Dansvill...

6/14/2016 6/15/2016

Philo Carroll Fuller (1857 - 1931)

Philo Fuller graduated from Yale University in 1881 and served as Mayor of Grand Rapids in 1917.

6/14/2016 6/14/2016

US Diplomat. Served as United States Minister to the Netherlands in 1876. Also served as Lieutenant Governor of Michigan in 1861, and Delegate to the Republican National Convention from Michigan in 187...

12/16/2014 6/14/2016

Judson Harmon (February 3, 1846 – February 22, 1927) was a Democratic politician from Ohio. He served as United States Attorney General under President Grover Cleveland and later served as the...

8/22/2008 6/9/2016

Richard Lugar, U.S. Senator MP

"Dick Luger"

Richard Green "Dick" Lugar (born April 4, 1932) is an American politician who served as a United States Senator, representing Indiana from 1977 to 2013. A member of the Republican Party, Lugar previo...

4/1/2013 6/9/2016

George David Aiken (August 20, 1892 – November 19, 1984) was an American farmer and politician. A member of the Republican Party, he was the 64th Governor of Vermont (1937–1941) before se...

12/31/2011 6/9/2016

Krystal Marie Ball (born November 24, 1981) is an American businesswoman and certified public accountant. She was a co-host on the MSNBC's afternoon news/talk show The Cycle for the duration of the s...

6/7/2016 6/8/2016

Republican Lt. Governor of Arkansas from 1996 until his death in 2006. Son of Arkansas Governor Winthrop Rockefeller, Grandson of John D Rockefeller Jr. and Nephew of Vice President Nelson Rockefelle...

8/4/2008 6/7/2016

James "Jim" P. Gray II (born 1953) is the mayor of Lexington, Kentucky (Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government). Gray served as the city's vice-mayor from 2006 to 2010 before being elected mayor i...

6/6/2016 6/6/2016

Reginald Robert Brewster (1876 - 1946)

R. R. Brewster (1876-1946) was born in White Cloud, Kansas, in 1876, a graduate of Highland University, in Highland, Kansas, and of the University of Kansas. He became an attorney and orator helpin...

6/6/2016 6/6/2016

Richard Wylly Habersham (December 1786 – December 2, 1842) was an American lawyer from Savannah, Georgia. Habersham graduated from Princeton College in 1810. He was appointed United States Att...

2/25/2013 6/5/2016

John 'Nolichucky Jack' Sevier, 1st Gov. of Tennessee MP (1745 - 1815)

"Nolichucky Jack", "Sevier", "Jean", "Xavier"

John Sevier (September 23, 1745–September 24, 1815) was an American soldier, frontiersman and politician, and one of the founding fathers of the State of Tennessee. He played a leading role, bot...

4/11/2007 6/4/2016

John Young Brown III (born June 2, 1963) is a Kentucky politician. Brown served as Secretary of State of Kentucky from 1996 to 2004. In 2007, Brown ran unsuccessfully for the Democratic nomination fo...

8/31/2009 6/4/2016

Thomas Drew Stetson (1827 - 1914)

Stetson, Thomas Drew was born on May 30, 1827 in Kingston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George and Deborah P. (Washburn) Stetson. Educated public schools, Pierce Academy and at Taunton Loco...

6/5/2008 6/4/2016

Civil War Union Army Officer. Colonel, William Betts Keeler Residence Muscatine IA; a 33 year-old Farmer. Enlisted on 7/18/1862 as a Captain. On 9/18/1862 he was commissioned into "A" Co. IA 35th Infan...

6/3/2016 6/3/2016

Lorenzo Stephenson Webb (1806 - 1895)

Lorenzo Stephenson Webb was born on Salmon Creek near Merry Hill, North Carolina February 19, 1806 and died in Windsor, North Carolina on February 28, 1895 in his 89th year. In a lifetime which spanned...

5/31/2016 6/1/2016

Governor of Ohio, U.S. Senator, U.S. Congressman. A native of Pennsylvania, he moved to the Northwest Territory in 1795, settling in what became Hamilton County, Ohio as a surveyor and farmer. Became a...

5/31/2016 5/31/2016

Martin Witherspoon Gary (March 25, 1831 – April 9, 1881) was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and a Democratic politician in postbellum South Ca...

10/21/2007 5/27/2016

Richard Griffith was born in Pennsylvania and moved to Mississippi in about 1840. He fought with the Mississippi Volunteers in the Mexican War. Griffith served as state treasurer and then as a U.S. m...

1/29/2010 5/25/2016

Lucius Osmond Crosby (1907 - 1978)

"Lucius Crosby", "Jr."

Lucius Crosby, Jr., served as mayor, business leader, and foremost philanthropist for the city of Picayune. He contributed to the development of libraries and churches, and was the state and local di...

5/25/2016 5/25/2016

Veteran of the Civil War and leading member of the legal profession. During the Civil War he served (between 1861-1865) as a 1st Lieutenant in the 9th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry. In 1867 he and his b...

1/19/2015 5/23/2016

Thomas Henry Tibbles (1840 - 1928)

Thomas Henry Tibbles (1840 – 1928) was a journalist and author from Omaha, Nebraska who became an activist for Native American rights in the United States during the late nineteenth century. ...

3/16/2009 5/22/2016

William E. Dodd, Jr. (1905 - 1952)

. William Edward Dodd, Jr. (Aug. 8, 1905 - Oct. 18, 1952) was an American political activist who ran unsuccessfully for Congress during the 1930s. While working for the Federal Communications Commiss...

5/20/2016 5/20/2016

William R. Stewart (1864 - 1958)

William R. Stewart was the second African-American legislator in the State of Ohio.

12/29/2008 5/19/2016

Christie Vilsack MP

"Christie"

Wikipedia Christie Vilsack (born July 9, 1950) is an American literacy advocate and politician. Vilsack is married to former Iowa Governor and current United States Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsa...

8/11/2015 5/17/2016

Ola Babcock Miller (1871 - 1937)

Eunice Viola "Ola" Babcock Miller (March 1, 1871 – January 25, 1937) was an American politician and the first female Iowa Secretary of State. Born in Washington County, Iowa, Miller and her ...

5/17/2016 5/17/2016

James Alexander Seddon (July 13, 1815 – August 19, 1880) was an American lawyer and politician who served two terms in the U.S. Congress as a member of the Democratic Party. He was appointed C...

4/22/2011 5/15/2016

Peter H. Clark (1829 - 1925)

Peter Humphries Clark (March 29, 1829 – June 21, 1925) was one of Ohio’s most effective black abolitionist writers and speakers. He became the first teacher engaged by the Cincinnati blac...

12/29/2008 5/14/2016

John Burton Thompson (December 14, 1810 – January 7, 1874) was a United States Representative and Senator from Kentucky. Born near Harrodsburg, Kentucky, Thompson completed preparatory stu...

1/7/2012 5/14/2016

US Congressman. Attending the local schools, he studied theology and was ordained as a Lutheran minister in 1802. He was the pastor of the Trinity Lutheran Church from 1803 through 1829. He decided in ...

12/6/2010 5/14/2016

John Brandon Guthrie (1807 - 1885)

Mayor of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, from 1851 to 1853. John Brandon Guthrie was born in Kittanning, Pennsylvania, the son of shipbuilder James V. Guthrie and Martha Brandon, daughter of Revolutionar...

10/14/2015 5/14/2016

George Wilkins Guthrie (1848 - 1917)

Mayor of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1906-1909, and Ambassador to Japan, 1913-1917. George Wilkins Guthrie was born in Pittsburgh on September 5, 1848 to John B. Guthrie and Catherine Murray Guthrie....

10/14/2015 5/14/2016

George Henry Sharpe (February 26, 1828 – January 13, 1900) was an American lawyer, soldier, secret service officer, diplomat and politician. Early life Sharpe was born in Kingston, Ulster ...

7/7/2011 5/14/2016

Raymond Pitcairn (1885 - 1966)

Raymond Pitcairn (1885 – July 12, 1966), son of PPG Industries founder John Pitcairn, was a lawyer, a businessman, a collector of ancient and medieval art, and an amateur architect. He supervi...

6/27/2009 5/13/2016

James Patton Taylor Carter was born July 29, 1822, and educated at Washington College, and became a colonel of the Second Federal Tennessee Mounted Infantry. President Johnson appointed him secretary o...

5/17/2011 5/6/2016

Kirkland Charles Barker (September 8, 1819 – May 20, 1875) was mayor of Detroit, Michigan and established the tobacco firm of KC Barker & Company.

5/6/2016 5/6/2016

Anthony Comstock (1844 - 1915)

Anthony Comstock (March 7, 1844 – September 21, 1915) was a United States Postal Inspector and politician dedicated to ideas of Victorian morality. The terms "comstockery" and "Comstockism" we...

5/5/2016 5/5/2016

Bruce Eugene Westerman, a Representative from Arkansas; born in Hot Springs, Hot Springs County, Ark., November 18, 1967; graduated from Fountain Lake High School, Hot Springs, Ark., 1986; B.S., Univ...

5/4/2016 5/5/2016

James M. Beck MP (1861 - 1936)

James Montgomery Beck, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Pa., July 9, 1861; attended the public schools and was graduated from Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pa., in 1880; employe...

4/19/2012 5/1/2016

William Handy Ludlow (April 2, 1821 Yonkers, Westchester County, New York – September 26, 1890 Oakdale, Suffolk County, New York) was an American politician.

5/1/2016 5/1/2016

John Langdon (June 26, 1741 – September 18, 1819) was a politician from Portsmouth, New Hampshire and one of the first two United States senators from that state. Langdon was an early supporte...

7/25/2010 5/1/2016

"Boss" Tweed (1823 - 1878)

William Magear Tweed – sometimes erroneously referred to as William Marcy Tweed (see below), and widely known as "Boss" Tweed – was an American politician most notable for being the "boss...

8/24/2011 4/29/2016

Robert Marion Berry, a Representative from Arkansas; born in Stuttgart, Arkansas County, Ark., August 27, 1942; graduated from DeWitt High School, DeWitt, Ark.; B.S., University of Arkansas for Medic...

4/27/2016 4/28/2016

Elmer E. Rasmuson (1909 - 2000)

Elmer Edwin Rasmuson (February 15, 1909 – December 1, 2000) was an American banker, philanthropist and politician in the territory and state of Alaska. He headed the family business, National ...

4/27/2016 4/27/2016

Morgan Gardner Bulkeley (December 26, 1837 – November 6, 1922) was an American politician as well as business and sports executive. Bulkeley, a Republican, served in the American Civil War, was ...

8/19/2011 4/25/2016

Frank Gannett (1876 - 1957)

Frank Ernest Gannett (September 15, 1876 – December 3, 1957) was an American publisher who founded the media corporation Gannett Company, Inc. He began his career in 1906 as half owner of the ...

4/20/2016 4/20/2016

William Crosby Dawson (January 4, 1798 – May 5, 1856) was a lawyer, judge, politician, and soldier from Georgia. Early life, education and legal career Dawson was born in Greensboro, G...

1/15/2012 4/13/2016

congressman from Georgia 1835-1839 US Representative. He served in the Georgia State Congress as a member of Georgia state house of representatives (1835 and 1847), and as a member of Georgia state...

5/18/2010 4/12/2016

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... John Caldwell Calhoun March 18, 1782 – March 31, 1850) was a leading politician and political theorist from South Carolina during the first half of the 19t...

7/29/2007 4/11/2016

Thomas Green Clemson, IV (July 1, 1807 – April 6, 1888) was an American politician and statesman, serving as an ambassador and the United States Superintendent of Agriculture. He was the founder...

11/15/2007 4/11/2016

Anson Vasco Call, II (1855 - 1944)

Ancestry: Anson Vasco II (Anson Vasco + Charlotte Holbrook, Anson + Mary Flint , Cyril + Sally Tiffany [er] , Joseph + Mary Sanderson, Samuel + Abigail Sprague, John [Capt] + Martha Lowden, John [Ensig...

8/30/2007 4/4/2016

William Pitt Richardson (May 25, 1824 - August 4, 1886) was a Republican politician from the state of Ohio, USA. He was Ohio Attorney General in 1865.

2/3/2009 4/2/2016