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A (Soundex A000)

  A Whig of the Old School: See Charles Francis Adams


AAGE (Soundex A200) — See also AGEE, AGUE, AUG, AUGE, FJAAGESRUD, HAAGENSON, HAGE.

  AAGE: See also Aage Nost — Aage Emanuel Olsen — Aage Georg Schroder


AAKER (Soundex A260) — See also ACKER, AKER, AKRE, AMAKER, AUKER, BAAKE, EAKER, HAAKE, HAAKENSON, HAAKENSTAD, KEAR, TAAKE.

  Aaker, Casper Drengman (b. 1883) — also known as Casper D. Aaker — of Minot, Ward County, N.Dak. Born in Ridgeway, Winneshiek County, Iowa, August, 1883. Republican. Lawyer; organizer, Trinity Hospital, 1922; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1940 (member, Resolutions Committee). Lutheran. Member, Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Drengman Aaker and Christine (Ellefson) Aaker; married, December 15, 1914, to Leda Mansfield.
  Aaker, H. H. — of Norman County, Minn. Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Minnesota, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Aaker, Hans H. — of Moorhead, Clay County, Minn. Mayor of Moorhead, Minn., 1900-01. Burial location unknown.
  Aaker, Lars K. — of Goodhue County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1859-60, 1862, 1867, 1869 (District 6 1859-60, District 9 1862, 1867, 1869); member of Minnesota state senate 39th District, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Aaker, Thomas — of Crystal, Hennepin County, Minn. Mayor of Crystal, Minn., 1984-88. Still living as of 1988.


AALL (Soundex A400) — See also AHL, AL, ALL, ALLE, ASALL, AULL, EHL, EHLE, HALL, WALL.

  AALL: See also Jacob Aall Ottesen Preus


AALTONEN (Soundex A435) — See also ALTON, ALTONAGA, CALTON, DALTON, DEALTON, LAHTINEN, LAKTONEN, LEHTINEN, ONEN, SALTON, SALTONSTALL, SIITONEN, TALTON, VANRAALTE, WALTON, WHEALTON.

  Aaltonen, Frank — of Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich. Socialist. Member of Socialist National Committee from Michigan, 1911; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1912. Burial location unknown.


AAMODT (Soundex A530) — See also AMODEI, NAAMAN, NAAME, SALAAM, VANEENENAAM.

  Aamodt, Gary — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Aamodt, Marjorie M. — Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives 13th District, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


AANDAHL (Soundex A534) — See also ANDAL, DAHL, ENDEL, HAALAND, QUANDAHL.

  Aandahl, Fred George (1897-1966) — also known as Fred G. Aandahl — of Litchville, Barnes County, N.Dak. Born in Litchville, Barnes County, N.Dak., April 9, 1897. Republican. Farmer; superintendent of schools; chair of Barnes County Republican Party, 1928-29; member of North Dakota state senate, 1931, 1939-41; Governor of North Dakota, 1945-51; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1948; U.S. Representative from North Dakota at-large, 1951-53; Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1952. Lutheran. Member, Rotary; Modern Woodmen of America; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Delta Sigma Rho; Farm Bureau. Died in Fargo, Cass County, N.Dak., April 7, 1966 (age 68 years, 363 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, Valley City, N.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of Sam J. Aandahl and Mamie C. (Lawry) Aandahl; married, June 28, 1926, to Luella Brekke.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial


AANENSON (Soundex A552) — See also BIENENSTOCK, DAANE, GENENS, HAANEL, HONENS, SONNENSCHEIN, SUZAANE.

  Aanenson, Andrew — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 61, 1901-04. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


AANSTOOS (Soundex A523) — See also ANASTASIA, ANASTASIO, ANASTOS, ANOSTASIA, BRANSTON, BRANSTOOL, CRANSTON, NESTOS, SANTOS, SWANSTON, TOOSON, VANSTOENWYK, VANSTONE.

  Aanstoos, T. A. See Theodore Arnold Aanstoos
  Aanstoos, Theodore Arnold (1885-1951) — also known as T. A. Aanstoos — of Cristobal, Canal Zone (now part of Colón, Panama). Born in Ohio, January 24, 1885. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Canal Zone, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Dutch ancestry. Died in Canal Zone (now part of Panama), November 1, 1951 (age 66 years, 281 days). Original interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Colón, Panama; reinterment in 1979 at Corozal American Cemetery and Memorial, Corozal, Panama.
  Relatives: Married to Helen Gertrude Robinson (1889-1985).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


AARNE (Soundex A650) — See also AARNES, ANER, ARN, ARNE, BAARNAAS, ERN, ERNE, NEAR, ORNE, RANE, REENA, WARNE.

  AARNE: See also Aarne R. A. Kock


AARNES (Soundex A652) — See also AARNE, AARONES, ANNERS, ARENS, ARNES, ARNEZE, BAARNAAS, NASSER, ORNESS, RANSE, SANER, SANNER, SERAN, SERNA, SNARE.

  Aarnes, A. E. — of Minnesota. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1908. Burial location unknown.


AAROE (Soundex A600) — See also AARON, AARONES, AARONS, AARONSOHN, AARONSON, ARROW, ARROYO, LAROE, OARE.

  Aaroe, Paul — of Warren County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Warren County, 1959. Still living as of 1959.


AARON (Soundex A650) — See also AAROE, AARONES, AARONS, AARONSOHN, AARONSON, ARNO, ARON, NARRO, ORAN, ROAN, ROANN, RONNA.

  Aaron, A. G. — of Georgia. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Georgia 1st District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Aaron, Harry — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Aaron, Irvin I. — of Milwaukee County, Wis. Progressive candidate for Wisconsin state senate 5th District, 1942; Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 5th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Aaron, James P. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 4th District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Aaron, James P. (1895-1981) — of Camp Hill, Tallapoosa County, Ala. Born in Winston County, Ala., November 19, 1895. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; postmaster; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1940. Died in Camp Hill, Tallapoosa County, Ala., March, 1981 (age 85 years, 0 days). Interment at Camp Hill Cemetery, Camp Hill, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Margaret (Powell) Aaron (1859-1900) and George W. Aaron (1864-1950); married to Florine Brazell (1899-1972).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Aaron, John P. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1936 (alternate), 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Aaron, Mrs. John P. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1939. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Aaron, Nathan (1905-1974) — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn.; West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., October 22, 1905. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate 2nd District, 1945-46. Jewish. Member, American Jewish Congress; Odd Fellows. Died in October, 1974 (age about 69 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Morris Aaron and Eva Aaron.
  Aaron, Timothy F. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1916-17. Burial location unknown.
  Aaron, William S. — of Altoona, Blair County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916, 1920. Burial location unknown.


AARONES (Soundex A652) — See also AARNES, AAROE, AARON, AARONS, AARONSOHN, AARONSON, ARONER, BARONE, BARONESS, CARONE, IRANEAUS, IRENAS, IRENEUS, IRENUS, IRONES, KOLOKOTRONES, MACCARONE, MARONEY, MORONES, REASON, ROSANNE, ROSEANN, SAMMARONE, SERRANO, SONERA, VERONESE.

  Aarones, Samuel — of Oneida County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1919, 1920. Burial location unknown.


AARONS (Soundex A652) — See also AAROE, AARON, AARONES, AARONSOHN, AARONSON, AHRENS, ARENS, ARONS, ARONSON, FEARONS, IRONS, SANOR, SARNO.

  Aarons, Howard — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Ansonia, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Aarons, Morris (1907-2003) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Scarsdale, Westchester County, N.Y. Born February 16, 1907. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 7th District, 1954; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1960; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1970; New York County Surrogate, 1971. Died December 1, 2003 (age 96 years, 288 days). Burial location unknown.
  Aarons, Sharon A. M. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Justice of New York Supreme Court 12th District; elected 2009. Female. Still living as of 2009.


AARONSOHN (Soundex A652) — See also AAROE, AARON, AARONES, AARONS, AARONSON, ARONS, ARONSON, BRONSON, CRONSON, FEARONS, GOLDENSOHN, GUTENSOHN, HAIRONSON, HEINSOHN, HERSCHENSOHN, LEIKENSOHN, RANSOHOFF.

  Aaronsohn, Michael (1896-1976) — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Baltimore, Md., July 5, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; blinded in action; rabbi; college professor; offered prayer, Republican National Convention, 1940. Jewish. Died, in Jewish Hospital, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, February 25, 1976 (age 79 years, 235 days). Interment at Clifton United Jewish Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  Relatives: Married to Rachel Zemon (1897-1967).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


AARONSON (Soundex A652) — See also AAROE, AARON, AARONES, AARONS, AARONSOHN, ARONS, ARONSON, BRONSON, CRONSON, FEARONS, HAIRONSON.

  AARONSON: See also Julius Helfand — Don Martin Mankiewicz — Frank Fabian Mankiewicz
  Aaronson, Abraham S. (1883-1923) — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Russia, June 15, 1883. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ansonia, 1915-16. Jewish. Died in Connecticut, August 20, 1923 (age 40 years, 66 days). Interment at Congregation Bnai Jacob Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Aaronson, Burt See Burton Aaronson
  Aaronson, Burton — also known as Burt Aaronson — of Delray Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008; Presidential Elector for Florida, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Aaronson, Edwin — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Aaronson, Lawrence — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Aaronson, Norman Mark (b. 1946) — also known as Norman M. Aaronson — of Chester, Delaware County, Pa. Born in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., October 7, 1946. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Jewish. Member, Common Cause; League of Women Voters. Still living as of 1973.
  Relatives: Son of Isadore Aaronson and Betty (Brody) Aaronson; married 1968 to Carol Cutler.
  Aaronson, Robert (1823-1884) — of Burlington County, N.J. Born January 5, 1823. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1872. Died January 3, 1884 (age 60 years, 363 days). Interment at Mansfield Cemetery, Mansfield, N.J.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Aaronson, Walter A. — of Aberdeen, Harford County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Aberdeen, Md., 1912-16, 1923-29 (acting, 1923-24). Burial location unknown.


AARSAND (Soundex A625) — See also ANDRAS, BAARS, BAARSVIK, BERSANI, KIRSANOW, MARSANICK, ROSENDO, SAND, VORSANGER.

  AARSAND: See also Daniel Baugh Brewster


AAS (Soundex A200) — See also SA.

  AAS: See also Howard Vincent Jacobson


AASEN (Soundex A250) — See also AASETH, ANNESS, ASCIONE, ASSION, BAASEN, FAASEN, HAASE, HAASER, NAES, NASE, NEAS, SENA.

  Aasen, Martha M. — of Westport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 2000, 2004, 2008 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2008.


AASETH (Soundex A230) — See also AASEN, BAASEN, BASETT, CASETTA, FAASEN, HAASE, HAASER, HASSETT, ICET, ISETT, SETH.

  Aaseth, John O. (1850-1925) — of Gayville, Yankton County, S.Dak. Born in Norway, July 3, 1850. Republican. Merchant; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 3rd District, 1889-90. Norwegian ancestry. Died December 26, 1925 (age 75 years, 176 days). Interment at Gayville Cemetery, Gayville, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Married, March 14, 1879, to Christina Welson.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


AASNESS (Soundex A252) — See also ASNIS, BARSNESS, FOSNESS, KJOSNESS, NESS, OSNESS, SALACIOUSNESS, SANNES, SASSEEN, SASSEN, THORSNESS.

  Aasness, Paul D. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 11-A, 1979-82. Still living as of 1982.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


AASVED (Soundex A213) — See also ACEVEDO, AZEVEDO, DAVES, HASVOLD, SVED, SVEDBERG, SVEDJAN.

  Aasved, Millard — of Leola, McPherson County, S.Dak. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1912. Burial location unknown.


ABAAN (Soundex A150) — See also ABEN, AUBIN, EBBIN, EBON, OOSTERBAAN, UBAN, UBBEN.

  ABAAN: See also Abaan Abu-Shumays


ABAIR (Soundex A160) — See also ABBER, ABER, ADAIR, BAIR, BAIRD, BAIRNSFATHER, BAIRSTOW, BARAI, CHIABAI, EBER, IBARRA, OBARR, OBEAR, OBER, OBIER, UEBBER, ZUBAIRI.

  Abair, Peter J. — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Republican. Candidate in primary for Massachusetts state senate Berkshire, Hampden, Hampshire & Franklin District, 1996; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


ABAKOUI (Soundex A120) — See also BAKOS, BAKOVE, BANABAKER, MAKOUTZ, OBICI, SKRABAK, STUDABAKER, TABAK.

  Abakoui, Said — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state board of education 1st District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.


ABAT (Soundex A130) — See also ABATE, ABATO, ABBATE, ABIT, LABAT.

  Abat, Mary Lee (1902-1986) — also known as Mrs. P. H. Abat — of Longview, Gregg County, Tex. Born December 15, 1902. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Female. Died November 5, 1986 (age 83 years, 325 days). Interment at Memory Park Cemetery, Longview Heights, Tex.
  Relatives: Married to Paul H. Abat (1894-1954).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abat, Mrs. P. H. See Mary Lee Abat


ABATE (Soundex A130) — See also ABAT, ABATO, ABBATE, BATE, BEATA, DABATE, LABATE, SABATELLI, SABATER.

  Abate, Catherine M. (b. 1947) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J., December 8, 1947. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984 (alternate), 1996 (alternate), 2000, 2004; member of New York state senate 27th District, 1995-98; candidate for nomination for New York state attorney general, 1998. Female. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Member, National Organization for Women; Americans for Democratic Action. Still living as of 2004.
  Abate, Frank G. — of New Jersey. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 12th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Abate, Joe — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Abate, Joseph F. — of Margate, Atlantic County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


ABATO (Soundex A130) — See also ABAT, ABATE, ABBIATI, ABEYTIA, ADUBATO, BARBATO, BATOFF, BATOR, SCIUMBATO, SGAMBATO.

  Abato, Patricia — of Suffern, Rockland County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Suffern, N.Y.; elected 2013. Female. Still living as of 2013.
  Abato, Susan — of Granada Hills, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


ABAWI (Soundex A100) — See also BAWDEN, BAWN, BAWO, BOEWE, BOWIE, LABAW, ZABAWA.

  Abawi, Cindy — of Brigham City, Box Elder County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


ABAZIA (Soundex A120) — See also ABUISSA, BAZIL, BAZILE, BAZILIUS, BAZINET, EBESU, ELSHABAZZ, LABAZURE, SHABAZ, SHABAZZ.

  Abazia, Desmond — Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 10th District, 2003. Still living as of 2003.


ABB (Soundex A100) — See also ABBE, ABE, AHBE, BAB, IEYOUB.

  Abb, Isidore (1890-1967) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Russia, January 29, 1890. Socialist. Dressmaker; candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 9th District, 1927. Died in March, 1967 (age 77 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.


ABBA (Soundex A100) — See also ABBAS, ABBATE, ABBE, ABBI, ABBO, EBBA, HABBA, KABBA.

  ABBA: See also Abba Hillel Silver


ABBAS (Soundex A120) — See also ABBA, DABBAS, DEBBAS, SABA.

  ABBAS: See also Abbas Ravjani


ABBATE (Soundex A130) — See also ABAT, ABATE, ABBA, ABBATICCHIO, ABBATIELLO, BATE, BEATA, MABBATT, SABBATH, SABBATINO, TIBBATTS.

  ABBATE: See also A. Lawrence Acquavella
  Abbate, Peter J., Jr. (b. 1949) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born March 22, 1949. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly 49th District, 1987-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000, 2008. Catholic. Member, Civitan; Kiwanis. Still living as of 2008.


ABBATICCHIO (Soundex A132) — See also ABBATE, ABBATIELLO, BATHKE, BETHKE, BOTCH, BOTTKE, BUTCH, BUTCHEE, CAVICCHIA, MABBATT, PAOLICCHI, POLICICCHIO, RICCHIAZZI, SABBATH, SABBATINO, SCAPICCHIO, TIBBATTS, VARRICCHIONE, VERTICCHIO.

  ABBATICCHIO: See also George Gordon Battle Liddy


ABBATIELLO (Soundex A134) — See also ABBATE, ABBATICCHIO, BATIE, MABBATT, MATTIELLO, SABBATH, SABBATINO, TIBBATTS, VITIELLO.

  Abbatiello, Kristen J. — of Connecticut. Term Limits candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.


ABBE (Soundex A100) — See also ABB, ABBA, ABBER, ABBETT, ABBEY, ABBI, ABBO, ABE, AHBE, BABE, BEA, CRABBE, EBA, EBBA, IEYOUB, KRABBE, LABBE.

  ABBE: See also Samuel Clement Fessenden — Joshua Abbe Fessenden — Samuel Fessenden — Oliver Grosvenor Fessenden — Abbe F. Fletman
  Abbe, Albert N. — of New Britain, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Abbe, Carrie S. — of Sarasota, Manatee County (now Sarasota County), Fla. Postmaster at Sarasota, Fla., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Abbe, Frank H. (born c.1861) — of Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Enfield, Hartford County, Conn., about 1861. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Enfield, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Abbe, Harold — of Camas, Clark County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Abbe, Horace Lincoln (1865-1916) — also known as Horace L. Abbe — of Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Enfield, Hartford County, Conn., July 26, 1865. Piano and organ dealer; Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Enfield, 1902, 1906, 1910. Methodist. Died in Enfield, Hartford County, Conn., November 29, 1916 (age 51 years, 126 days). Interment at Enfield Street Cemetery, Enfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Levi Pease Abbe (1814-1897) and Lucinda (Abbe) Abbe (1839-1868).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbe, Joshua G. — of Otoe County, Neb. Member of Nebraska territorial House of Representatives, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Abbe, Joshua G. — of New York. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Abbe, Katherine C. — of Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Postmaster at Enfield, Conn., 1887. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Abbe, Samuel B. — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 5th District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


ABBER (Soundex A160) — See also ABAIR, ABBE, ABER, BAARE, BABER, BAER, BARE, BARRE, BEAR, BERA, BERRA, EBER, GABBERT, OBARR, OBEAR, OBER, OBIER, RAABE, RABE, REBA, STABBERT, TABBERT, UEBBER.

  Abber, Ab See David Abber
  Abber, David — also known as Ab Abber — of Lancaster, Los Angeles County, Calif. Candidate for mayor of Lancaster, Calif., 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ABBETT (Soundex A130) — See also ABBE, ABBITT, ABBOTT, ABIT, BATE, BUBBETT, COBBETT, HIBBETTS, MABBETT, RABBETT, SABBETH, TEBBETTS, TIBBETT, TIBBETTS.

  Abbett, Edwin L. — Democrat. County Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Abbett, Leon (1836-1894) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 8, 1836. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1865-66, 1869-70; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1872, 1876 (delegation chair), 1884, 1888 (member, Resolutions Committee; speaker), 1892; member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1875-77; Governor of New Jersey, 1884-87, 1890-93; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1893-94; appointed 1893; died in office 1894. Died, from diabetes and other conditions, in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., December 4, 1894 (age 58 years, 57 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Ezekiel Abbett and Sarah (Howell) Abbett (died 1900); married, October 8, 1862, to Mary Briggs; father of Leon Abbett (1867?-1928).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Abbett, Leon (c.1867-1928) — of Hoboken, Hudson County, N.J. Born about 1867. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1899-1901. Died in East Orange, Essex County, N.J., April 15, 1928 (age about 61 years). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Leon Abbett (1836-1894).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ABBEY (Soundex A100) — See also ABBE, ABBI, ABIA, ABIAH, BAYE, EABY, HOBBEY, KIBBEY, LIBBEY, TREBBEY, TRIBBEY.

  ABBEY: See also Horace Thomas Barnaby — Horace Thomas Barnaby, Jr. — James G. Cutler — Warren Brewster Hooker — Alexander D. McGowan — James Hobson Morrison, Sr. — Frederic William Pelton — Charles Frank Reavis — Albert Edward Waite
  Abbey, Edmund — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, Elmer C. — of Grover, Weld County, Colo. Republican. Secretary of Colorado Republican Party, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, George W. — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, Glenn Allan (1898-1962) — also known as Glenn A. Abbey — of Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wis. Born in Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wis., June 11, 1898. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Johannesburg, 1928-31; U.S. Consul General in Salonika, 1949-51. Died, from esophageal cancer, with metastasis to the liver, in Santa Rosa Medical Center, San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex., January 28, 1962 (age 63 years, 231 days). Interment at Mission Burial Park South, San Antonio, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of William Searle Abbey (1853-1935) and Ida Elmira (Blake) Abbey (1858-1941).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbey, Henry — of Ellery, Edwards County, Ill. Democrat. Chair of Edwards County Democratic Party, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, James B. — of California. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 23rd District, 1942, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, James L. — of Chester, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Chester; elected 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, Nelson — of Clarkston, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Clarkston, Mich., 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, P. J. — of Clarkston, Oakland County, Mich. Postmaster at Clarkston, Mich., 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, Phebe I. — of Clarkston, Oakland County, Mich. Postmaster at Clarkston, Mich., 1873. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, Samuel A. — of Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colo. Republican. Postmaster at Pueblo, Colo., 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  Abbey, Sanford Winslow (1857-1935) — also known as Sanford W. Abbey — of Canandaigua, Ontario County, N.Y. Born in Richmond, Ontario County, N.Y., January 11, 1857. Democrat. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1890, 1910; postmaster at Canandaigua, N.Y., 1916. Presbyterian. Member, Eagles; Freemasons. Died in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., July 18, 1935 (age 78 years, 188 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Honeoye, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Fannie Maria (Hawes) Abbey (1816-1869) and Isaac J. Abbey (1819-1895); married, February 24, 1876, to Adaline Culver (1855-1882); third cousin twice removed of Charles Rowell; fourth cousin once removed of Aaron Augustus Sargent (1827-1887).
  Political families: Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Pike family of Lubec, Maine; Sargent-Webster-Rowell family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ABBI (Soundex A100) — See also ABBA, ABBE, ABBEY, ABBIATI, ABBITT, ABBO, ABIA, ABIAH, BABBIDGE, BABBISH, BABBITT, GABBIANELLI, LABBIE, RABBI, RABBIT, RABBITT, RABBITTS.

  ABBI: See also Abbi Easter


ABBIATI (Soundex A130) — See also ABATO, ABBI, ABBITT, ABEYTIA, ABIATHAR, BABBIDGE, BABBISH, BABBITT, GABBIANELLI, LABBIE, OLGIATI, RABBI, RABBIT, RABBITT, RABBITTS.

  Abbiati, Albert — of Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 7th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.


ABBITT (Soundex A130) — See also ABBETT, ABBI, ABBIATI, ABBOTT, ABIT, BABBIDGE, BABBISH, BABBITT, BOBBITT, GABBIANELLI, HIBBITTS, LABBIE, RABBI, RABBIT, RABBITT, RABBITTS, TIBBITTS, TRIBBITT.

  Abbitt, Watkins Moorman (1908-1998) — also known as Watkins M. Abbitt — of Appomattox, Appomattox County, Va. Born in Appomattox, Appomattox County, Va., May 21, 1908. Democrat. Lawyer; Appomattox County Commonwealth Attorney, 1932-48; Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1944; delegate to Virginia limited constitutional convention 11th District, 1945; U.S. Representative from Virginia 4th District, 1948-73; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1964, 1972; Virginia Democratic state chair, 1964-70. Baptist. Member, Ruritan; Lions; Omicron Delta Kappa; Delta Theta Phi; American Forestry Association. Died, of leukemia, at Virginia Baptist Hospital, Lynchburg, Va., July 13, 1998 (age 90 years, 53 days). Interment at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Appomattox, Va.
  Relatives: Son of George Francis Abbitt and Otway C. (Moorman) Abbitt; married, March 20, 1937, to Corinne Hancock; father of Watkins Moorman Abbitt, Jr. (1944-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, Jr. (b. 1944) — also known as Watkins Abbitt, Jr. — of Appomattox, Appomattox County, Va. Born in Appomattox, Appomattox County, Va., October 20, 1944. Insurance and real estate business; member of Virginia state house of delegates 59th District, 1986-. Baptist. Member, Jaycees; Lions; Farm Bureau; Moose; Woodmen; National Rifle Association. Still living as of 2009.
  Relatives: Son of Watkins Moorman Abbitt (1908-1998).
  See also Wikipedia article


ABBO (Soundex A100) — See also ABBA, ABBE, ABBI, ABBOT, ABBOTT, ABBOUD, ABOU, ADDABBO, BAO.

  Abbo, Mark — of Northville Township, Wayne County, Mich. Supervisor of Northville Township, Michigan, 2007-09. Still living as of 2009.


ABBOT (Soundex A130) — See also ABBO, ABBOTT, ABBOUD, ABOTT, ADDABBO, IBBOTSON, TIBBOTT, TOBA.

  ABBOT: See also Waldo Babson — John Abbot Fancher — Ed Abbot Fraser — Moses Gill — John Abbot Goodwin — Chauncey B. Griffen — Abbot Augustus Low — Samuel Abbot Maginnis — Abbot Low Moffat — Charles Abbot Stevens — Abbot Stevens
  Abbot, A. B. See Alois Bahlmann Abbot
  Abbot, Alex See Alexander Abbot
  Abbot, Alexander (1893-1966) — also known as Alex Abbot — of Darby, Delaware County, Pa. Born February 27, 1893. Burgess of Darby, Pennsylvania, 1953-60. Died in October, 1966 (age 73 years, 0 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, Pa.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
A. B. Abbot Abbot, Alois Bahlmann (1885-1951) — also known as A. B. Abbot — of Fayetteville, Fayette County, W.Va. Born in Washington Court House, Fayette County, Ohio, November 2, 1885. Democrat. Banker; railroad builder; member of West Virginia state senate 9th District, 1927-34. Member, Rotary; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in Fayette, Fayette County, W.Va., February 5, 1951 (age 65 years, 95 days). Interment at Abbot Cemetery, Fayette County, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Joel Houghton Abbot (1839-1926) and Almira (Straugh) Abbot; married, October 1, 1913, to Nona C. Reynolds.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929
  Abbot, Joel (1776-1826) — also known as Joel Abbott — of Washington, Wilkes County, Ga. Born in Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn., March 17, 1776. Democrat. Physician; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1799, 1802-04, 1808, 1811; U.S. Representative from Georgia at-large, 1817-25. Died in Lexington, Oglethorpe County, Ga., November 19, 1826 (age 50 years, 247 days). Interment at Rest Haven Cemetery, Lexington, Ga.
  Relatives: Married, May 15, 1800, to Sarah Thomas.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Willis J. Abbot Abbot, Willis John (1863-1934) — also known as Willis J. Abbot; Willis J. Abbott — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; New York, New York County, N.Y.; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich.; Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich.; Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., March 16, 1863. Democrat. Newspaper editor; chairman of Henry George's campaign for Mayor of New York City, 1898; director of the Democratic National Press Bureau, 1900 and 1908; close friend and spokesman of William Jennings Bryan; candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1903; editor, Christian Science Monitor, 1922-27. Christian Scientist. Member, American Economic Association. Died in Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass., May 19, 1934 (age 71 years, 64 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Waldo Abbot and Julia (Holmes) Abbot; married 1888 to Amanda Mack (born 1863).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, November 1897


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