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Compiled by Rita Haley, Sherri Schulte, Donna Copeland, Bill Sowers and Lois Delfelder.
Please direct comments, additions, corrections to: Bill Sowers, ksdocs@library.ks.gov


Name: Robert Alexander McIlhenny
Born: August 11, 1866 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Died: May 2, 1936
Occupation: Physician
County: Sumner
Town: Conway Springs
Party:
District: 69
Chamber: House 1929, SS1930
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1891. Married December 22, 1892, to Edith Allen Campbell. Buried in Conway Springs (Kan.)
Source material:
1)---FindAGrave website
2)---Kansas: a Cyclopedia of State History (1912)



Name: Davis Taylor McIntire
Born: January 11, 1847, in Mercer Kentucky
Died: September 12, 1929
Occupation: Farmer
County: Comanche
Town: Coldwater
Party: Democrat
District: 99
Chamber: House 1903
Notes: Came to Kansas in about 1869. Married October 6, 1876, to Asenath Caroline Bailey.
Source material:
1)---1900 U. S. Federal Census, Comanche County, Kansas
2)---Rootsweb WorldConnect website
3)---"The Western Star" March 14, 1924



Name: Timothy McIntire
Born: 1819 in Wilton, New Hampshire.
Died: November 10, 1910, at the Topeka State Hospital, Topeka, Kansas.
Occupation: Stone mason/Newspaper editor
County: Cowley
Town: Arkansas City
Party:
District: 75
Chamber: House 1872
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1854. Was doorman at the Kansas Constitutional Convention in 1858? Assisted in erecting the old Constitutional Hall in Topeka. Married in 1841 to Catherine Jane Hill.
Source material:

1)---Online biography found in History of the State of Kansas (Cowley County section) by William G. Cutler, first published in 1883 by A. T. Andreas, Chicago, IL.

2)---Other information supplied by a relative.



Name: T. McIntosh
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Leavenworth
Town:
Party:
District:
Chamber: House 1869
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Name: William A. McIntosh
Born:
Died: 1912
Occupation: Grain and Hay Dealer
County: Bourbon
Town: Hammond
Party: Republican
District: 50
Chamber: House 1867
Notes:
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Name: Frank A. McIvor
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Auto Dealer, Publisher
County: Sheridan
Town: Hoxie
Party: Republican
District: 103
Chamber: House 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
District: 39
Chamber: Senate 1921, 1923
Notes:
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Name: D. C. McKay
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 102
Chamber: House 1877, 1879
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Name: Ed McKechnie
Born: July 31, 1963
Died:
Occupation: Publishing, Entrepreneur
County: Crawford
Town: Pittsburg
Party: Democrat
District: 3
Chamber: House 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Notes:
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Name: John McKee
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Banker
County: Clay
Town: Clay Center
Party: Fusion, Democrat
District: 62
Chamber: House 1901
District: 63
Chamber: House 1903
Notes:
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Name: John McKee
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
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Party:
District: 3
Chamber: Senate 1869, 1870
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Name: Leonard V. McKee
Born: Beaver Dam, Allen County, Ohio
Died:
Occupation: Merchant, Farmer, Banker
County: Marshall
Town: Frankfort
Party: Republican
District: 43
Chamber: House 1901
District: 44
Chamber: House 1903, SS1903
Notes:
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Name: Edwin David McKeever
Born: 1862 in North Cedar, Jackson County, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Republican
District: 36
Chamber: House 1897, SS1898
District: 39
Chamber: House 1899, 1901
Notes: Married and father to one son.
Source material:

1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1897 (Topeka, Kan. : Crane & Company, 1897).



Name: Ernest McKenzie
Born: June 6, 1884 in Zionsville, Indiana.
Died:
Occupation: Merchant
County: Chase
Town: Cottonwood Falls
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: Senate 1941, 1943
Notes: He came to Kansas in 1888.
Source material:

1)---1943 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Topeka, Kan. : Kansas Business Magazine, 1943?)



Name: T. G. McKinley
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Geary
Town: Jnuction City
Party: Democrat
District: 43
Chamber: House 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
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Name: Dennis McKinney
Born: July 24, 1960 in Coldwater, Kansas
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Pratt
Town: Greensburg
Party: Democrat
District: 108
Chamber: House 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
District: 116
Chamber: House 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Notes: Married to Jean McKinney.
Source material:

1)---http://www.kslegislature.org



Name: George H. McKinnie
Born:
Died: 1908
Occupation: Stockman
County: Mitchell
Town: Beloit
Party: Alliance, Populist, Democrat
District: 100
Chamber: House 1891
District: 84
Chamber: House 1893, 1895
District: 88
Chamber: House 1907
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Name: V. W. McKnab
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Drilling Contractor
County: Cowley
Town: Winfield
Party: Republican
District: 25
Chamber: Senate 1955, 1956
Notes: Succeeded George Templar, resigned.
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Name: G. W. McKnight
Born: about 1844 in Ontario (Province), Canada.
Died:
Occupation: Banker
County: Geary
Town: Junction City
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: Senate 1901, 1903, SS1903
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1871. Married in 1875 to May Josephine McClure of Junction City, Kansas.
Source material:

1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1901. Topeka, Kan. : Crane & Co, 1900.



Name: R. P. McKnight
Born:
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Occupation:
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Town:
Party:
District: 110
Chamber: House 1895
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Name: Jean A. McKone
Born:
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Occupation:
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Town:
Party:
District: 6
Chamber: House 1927, SS1928, 1929, SS1930
Notes:
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Name: Terry L. McLachlan
Born: September 12, 1949 in Reed City, Michigan
Died: March 18, 2011 in Wichita, Kansas.
Occupation: Retired
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 96
Chamber: House 2007, 2008
Notes: Married to Linda
Source material:

1)---Kansas Legislative Handbook, 2007



Name: J. B. McLaughlin
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
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Town:
Party:
District: 82
Chamber: House 1871
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Name: J. G. McLaughlin
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
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Town:
Party:
District: 25
Chamber: House 1903, SS1903
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Name: J. K. McLean
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Marion
Town: Florence
Party:
District: 77
Chamber: House 1873
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Name: Joe D. McLeland
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Retired
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 94
Chamber: House 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Notes: Married to Jennifer McLeland.
Source material:

1)--- http://www.kslegislature.org



Name: James McLellan
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Jackson
Town: Holton
Party: Republican
District: 18
Chamber: House 1865, 1866
District: 6
Chamber: Senate 1871, 1872
Notes:
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Name: A. N. McLennan
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Ellsworth
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 97
Chamber: House 1889
Notes:
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Name: Amos G. McLouth
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Contractor
County: Jefferson
Town: Oskaloosa
Party: Democrat
District: 5
Chamber: Senate 1881, 1883, SS1884
Notes:
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Name: H. McMahon
Born:
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Occupation:
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Town:
Party:
District: 62
Chamber: House 1870
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Name: Jack (John) F. McManus
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Merchant, Miner
County: Cherokee
Town: Weir
Party: Democrat
District: 22
Chamber: House 1941, 1943
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Name: Francis C. McMaster (Frank C. McMaster)
Born: June 9, 1927 in Wichita, Kansas
Died: December 17, 2005 in Wichita, Kansas
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 70
Chamber: House 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 82
Chamber: House 1973, 1974
Notes: Wifes name was Margaret
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Name: H. J. McMaster
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Osage
Town: Osage
Party:
District: 61
Chamber: House 1881
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Name: B. F. McMillan
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Mitchell
Town: Barnard
Party: Republican
District: 88
Chamber: House 1909
District: 83
Chamber: House 1911
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Name: H. F. McMillan
Born:
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Party:
District: 69
Chamber: House 1874, SS1874
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Name: Harry McMillan
Born: New Milford, Pennsylvania.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Ottawa
Town: Minneapolis
Party:
District: 31
Chamber: Senate 1901, 1903, 1913, 1915
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1885.
Source material:

1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1901. Topeka, Kan. : Crane & Co, 1900.



Name: R. B. McMillan
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Linn
Town: Blue Mound
Party: Reform
District: 11
Chamber: Senate 1875, 1876
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Name: Moses McMillen
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Douglas
Town: Clinton
Party: Reform
District: 26
Chamber: House 1877, 1879
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Name: Elmer McNabb
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Linn
Town: Pleasanton
Party: Republican
District: 15
Chamber: House 1957, 1958, SS1958
Notes:
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Name: James E. McNair
Born: March, 1861 in Pennsylvania
Died:
Occupation:
County: Meade
Town: Meade
Party:
District: 124
Chamber: House 1909
Notes: Spouse's name: Maude
Source material:

1)---1910 U.S. census, Kansas, Meade County, West Plains Township

2)---1900 U.S. Census, Kansas. Clark County, Center Township



Name: Webb McNall
Born: October 11, 1848, in Randolph, Cattaraugus County, New York
Died:
Occupation: Newspaper Editor and Lawyer
County: Smith
Town: Gaylord
Party:
District: 111
Chamber: House 1885, 1886
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1871. Married in March, 1868, to Annie E. Humberger. In 1876-1877 he served as doorkeeper of the Kansas House of Representatives and also worked on the Capitol police force in 1877.
Source material:

1)---1880 U.S. Census, Kansas, Smith County, Gaylord Township

2)---William G. Cutler's History of the State of Kansas, 1882 (Smith County section)



Name: Hezekiah Wilcox McNay
Born: 1825 in West Liberty, Logan County, Ohio
Died: June 11, 1879 in Council Grove, Kansas
Occupation: Harness Maker
County: Morris
Town: Council Grove
Party:
District: 69
Chamber: House 1869
Notes: Married May 25, 1856 to Elizabeth Moffet Danskin
Source material:

1)---1870 U.S. Census, Kansas, Morris County, Council Grove



Name: Thomas Allen McNeal
Born: October 14, 1853, in Marion County, Ohio.
Died: August 7, 1942 in Topeka, Kansas
Occupation: Newspaperman
County: Barber
Town: Medicine Lodge
Party: Republican
District: 95
Chamber: House 1885, 1886
District: 90
Chamber: House 1887
Notes: Married on August 26, 1884, to Anna Belle McPherson. He served as Kansas State Printer, 1905-1911. He was a member of the Kansas Text Book Commission, 1915-1923. His daughter, Louis McNeal, was Kansas State Librarian, 1926-1962.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) page 777.

 



Name: Frank McNulty
Born: November 20, 1846 in Canada.
Died: November 19, 1885, in Stockton, Kansas.
Occupation: Attorney
County: Rooks
Town: Stockton
Party: Republican
District: 102
Chamber: House 1875
Notes: Civil War Veteran: Company B, 4th Iowa Cavalry. He helped organize the town of Stockton, Kansas, in 1870. Married Margaret Behan on April 25, 1867.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) page 777 (biography of his son, William Francis McNulty).

 


Name: Craig McPherson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Johnson
Town: Overland Park
Party: Republican
District: 8
Chamber: House 2013
Notes:
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Name: Jesse B. F. McPherson
Born: April 3, 1833 in McLean County, Illinois
Died: April 14, 1913
Occupation: Farmer
County: Wilson
Town: Neodesha
Party:
District: 40
Chamber: House 1883
Notes: Married March 28, 1865, to Sarah Lavina Richards.
Source material:

 

1)---1880 U.S. Census, Kansas, Wilson County, Chetopa Township

2)---WorldConnect at rootsweb.com



Name: James Wilbur McReynolds
Born: 1869 in Worth County, Missouri
Died: 1939
Occupation: Elevator and Banker
County: Gray
Town: Montezuma
Party: Republican
District: 120
Chamber: House 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes: Married January 31, 1888, to Harriet Melvina Hull.
Source material:

1)---1920 U.S. Census, Kansas, Gray County, Montezuma

2)---WorldConnect at rootsweb.com



Name: John C. McShane
Born: December, 1892, in Missouri
Died:
Occupation: Lumber Dealer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Democrat
District: 7
Chamber: House 1921, 1923, SS1923
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1920 U.S. Census, Kansas, Kansas City, Wyandotte County

2)---1900 U.S. Census, Missouri, Kansas City, Jackson County



Name: Daniel McTaggart
Born: 1840 in De Henrysville, Canada.
Died: August 3, 1897 in Kansas.
Occupation: Cotton Grower
County: Montgomery
Town: Cherryvale
Party: Republican
District: 37
Chamber: House 1883, SS1884, 1885, SS1886
District: 32
Chamber: House 1887
District: 11
Chamber: Senate 1889, 1891
District: 12
Chamber: Senate 1893, 1895
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1869. Married Maggie A. Beigle June 4, 1866. Ex-Senator McTaggart was shot and killed by Mr. Henry Sheesley August 3, 1897, over a business disagreement.
Source material:

1)---Directory of the Kansas State Senate, 1889 / by A.G. Stacey, Secretary. Topeka, Kan. Kansas Publishing House, 1889.

2)---Notes provided by John Jackson, KSGenWeb.



Name: Walter L. McVey
Born: February 19, 1922 in Independence, Kansas
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Montgomery
Town: Independence
Party: Republican
District: 27
Chamber: House 1949, 1951
District: 12
Chamber: Senate 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960
Notes: Elected as a Republican to the Eighty-seventh U.S. Congress, House of Representatives (January 3, 1961-January 3, 1963)
Source material:
1)---Biographical Directory of the United States Congress



Name: J. Morton McWharf
Born: December 17, 1841, in Rose, Wayne County, New York.
Died: March 20, 1937, in Kansas City, Missouri
Occupation: Physician
County: Franklin
Town: Ottawa
Party: Republican
District: 13
Chamber: House 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes: Came to Kansas in about 1892. Married in April, 1865, to Lucy Irene Stryker.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) page 778.
2)---Obituary, Ottawa Herald, March 20, 1937.

 



Name: John Thomas McWhirt
Born: May 14, 1826 in Spotsylvania County, Virginia
Died: December 23, 1894 in Lordsburg, New Mexico
Occupation: Farmer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 7
Chamber: Senate 1873, 1874, SS1874
Notes: Married 1st, March 18, 1848, to Ann Morrison, who died in 1859. Married 2nd, May 14, 1868, to Juliette Morton Ready.
Source material:

1)---1870 U.S. Census, Kansas, Leavenworth County, High Prairie Township

2)---WorldConnect at rootsweb.com

3)---Evermore Genealogy online



Name: John W. McWilliams
Born: September 8, 1841, in Cannonsburg, Washington County, Pennsylvania
Died:
Occupation: Real Estate Agent
County: Chase
Town: Cottonwood Falls
Party:
District: 73
Chamber: House 1872
Notes: During the Civil War he served in the United States Signal Corps of the regular arms. Came to Kansas in 1869. Married Emma Clark of Washington, Pa., July 4, 1869: she died January 21, 1870. Married 2nd Louise D. Walker of Chenango County, N. Y., June 24, 1876.
Source material:

1)---1870 U.S. Census, Kansas, Chase County, Cottonwood Falls Township

2)---William G. Cutler's History of the State of Kansas, 1883 (Chase County section)



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