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

  ABBOTT: See also Annette Abbott Adams — John Eliot Allen — Orlando Mack Barnes — Samuel Howard Blackmer — Harry Abbott Bridgeman — Abbott C. Calkins — William Martin Chase — James Charles Dahlman — Ezra Ferris — Abiel Foster — Samuel Abbott Green — Jonas Abbott Hughston — McLain Jones — H. V. King — Darlene Kordonowy — Abbott Lawrence — Thomas Barrett Leary — Abbott Little — Abbott C. Martin — Harry Ennis Mayhew — William Abbott Moseley — Abbott W. Nelson — Abbott Phillips — Abbott B. Rice — Norman Dunning Rideout — Emma Abbott Ridgway — Jonathan Harvey Rowell — Chester Abbott Rowell — Alson Smith Sherman — Abbott P. Smith — John Birk Stevenson — Asa Wentworth Tenney — Abbott McConnell Washburn — Walter Abbott Wood
  Abbott, A. J. — of Geneseo, Livingston County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Adoniram J. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Adoniram Judson
  Abbott, Adrian O. (b. 1842) — of Lenawee County, Mich. Born in 1842. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Lenawee County 3rd District, 1887-90. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Alfred J. (1844-1916) — of Bon Homme, Bon Homme County, S.Dak. Born in Manchester, England, December 22, 1844. Republican. Postmaster; member of Dakota territorial House of Representatives, 1868-69; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 4th District, 1889-90. English ancestry. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., February 7, 1916 (age 71 years, 47 days). Interment at Bon Homme Cemetery, Bon Homme, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Abbott (1809-1892) and Emma (Dunhill) Abbott (1813-1865); married, March 22, 1876, to Susanna Bussey (1854-1922).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Alfred N. — of Morrison, Whiteside County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Alfreda Helen (b. 1931) — also known as Alfreda Abbott; Alfreda Helen Lester — of Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., March 8, 1931. Democrat. Probation officer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972, 1988 (alternate); field representative for State Sen. Nicholas Petris; member of California Democratic State Central Committee, 1973. Female. Protestant. Member, Delta Sigma Theta. Still living as of 1988.
  Relatives: Daughter of Fred Alphonso Lester and Alberta (Penn) Lester; married 1954 to Robert Perry Abbott.
  Abbott, Alonzo F. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1914; candidate for New York state assembly from Dutchess County 1st District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Alson Bailey (1844-1894) — also known as Alson B. Abbott — of Queensbury, Warren County, N.Y.; Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y. Born in Andover, Essex County, Mass., November 3, 1844. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Warren County, 1878; president, Canton Bridge Company. While cleaning a shotgun for hunting, it accidentally discharged, killing him, in Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y., August 27, 1894 (age 49 years, 297 days). Interment at Pineview Cemetery, Queensbury, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William F. Abbott (1814-1896) and Sarah Job (Abbott) Abbott (1818-1863); married 1873 to Sarah Morgan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Amos (1786-1868) — of Andover, Essex County, Mass. Born in Andover, Essex County, Mass., September 10, 1786. Whig. One of the founders of the Boston and Portland Railway, 1833; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1835-37, 1843; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1840-42; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1843-49; postmaster. Died in Andover, Essex County, Mass., November 2, 1868 (age 82 years, 53 days). Interment at South Church Cemetery, Andover, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Annette See Annette Abbott Adams
  Abbott, Arnold (b. 1924) — of Jenkintown, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Beverly, Essex County, Mass., April 12, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Jewish. Member, United World Federalists; NAACP; American Civil Liberties Union. Still living as of 1967.
  Relatives: Son of Melvin M. Rosenbloom and Rebecca (Marcy) Rosenbloom; married, June 20, 1948, to Charlotte Ruth Brody.
  Abbott, Arthenia — also known as Tina Abbott — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich.; Brownstown Township, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2000, 2004, 2008; member of Democratic National Committee from Michigan, 2004; vice-chair of Michigan Democratic Party, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Abbott, Arthur Judson (1880-1958) — also known as Arthur J. Abbott — of Oneida, Madison County, N.Y. Born in Oneida, Madison County, N.Y., March 30, 1880. Democrat. School teacher; newspaper editor; mayor of Oneida, N.Y., 1924-25, 1928-29; candidate for New York state assembly from Madison County, 1933. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Sons of Union Veterans. Died May 24, 1958 (age 78 years, 55 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Oneida, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Emery J. Abbott and Nancy S. (MacComb) Abbott; married, May 21, 1916, to Bertha A. Philipp.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Augustus W. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Barbara S. (b. 1930) — also known as Barbara Straight — of Edison, Middlesex County, N.J.; Metuchen, Middlesex County, N.J. Born in Mannington, Marion County, W.Va., November 30, 1930. Republican. School teacher; member of New Jersey Republican State Committee, 1965; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1968. Female. Presbyterian. Member, American Federation of Teachers; Order of the Eastern Star. Still living as of 1981.
  Relatives: Daughter of Ardas Leo Straight and Nellie (Starkey) Straight; married 1961 to George Norman Abbott IV.
  Abbott, Beryl H. — of Frankfort, Benzie County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Charlevoix District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Abbott, Bill — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 4th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Abbott, Bob See Robert B. Abbott
  Abbott, Bob (b. 1932) — of Kansas. Born in Hanston, Hodgeman County, Kan., November 1, 1932. Lawyer; Judge, Kansas Court of Appeals, 1977-90; justice of Kansas state supreme court, 1990-. Member, Delta Theta Phi. Still living as of 2002.
  Abbott, Bonnie — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 15th District, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Abbott, Boyd — of Durant, Bryan County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Burnett James (1894-1953) — also known as Burnett J. Abbott — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Champion, Marquette County, Mich., March 30, 1894. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1928; candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1930, 1932; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1948. Died, in University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., May 22, 1953 (age 59 years, 53 days). Entombed at Oakwood Memorial Mausoleum, Saginaw, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Archibald 'Archie' Abbott (1861-1944) and Nancy (Rice) Abbott (1862-1942); married, July 27, 1916, to Louella A. Gill.
  Abbott, Burroughs (1830-1906) — of Le Sueur County, Minn.; Kandiyohi County, Minn.; Columbia, Brown County, S.Dak. Born in Franklin County, Ind., November 8, 1830. Farmer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1859-60, 1859-60, 1870 (District 16 1859-60, 1859-60, District 6 1870); member of South Dakota state senate 33rd District, 1891-92. Died, from being kicked by a horse, in Eugene, Lane County, Ore., December 4, 1906 (age 76 years, 26 days). Interment at Eugene Pioneer Cemetery, Eugene, Ore.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Jackson Abbott (1789-1855) and Mary Polly (Osborn) Abbott (1795-1877); married, April 4, 1854, to Angeline Ruggles (1833-1915).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record — Minnesota Legislator record
  Abbott, Caleb F. (1811-1855) — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born in Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Mass., September 8, 1811. Whig. Lawyer; mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1850-51. Died in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, April 24, 1855 (age 43 years, 228 days). Interment at Forest Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Carl B. — of Garden City, Cass County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Cass County Democratic Party, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Abbott, Carlisle Stewart (1828-1919) — also known as Carlisle S. Abbott — of Monterey County, Calif. Born in Hatfield, Hampshire County, Mass., February 26, 1828. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1872; member of California state assembly 6th District, 1875-80. Died in Pacific Grove, Monterey County, Calif., March 31, 1919 (age 91 years, 33 days). Interment at Garden of Memories Memorial Park, Salinas, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of John Abbott and Lydia (Boynton) Abbott; married, March 19, 1862, to Alice Merriman (1833-1894); father of Francis Alvin Abbott; third cousin thrice removed of Joshua Coit; fourth cousin once removed of Clement Phineas Kellogg and Charles Sumner Eastman (1864-1939).
  Political families: Eastman family; Farnham family of East Windsor Hill, Connecticut; LaFollette family of Madison, Wisconsin; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Abbott family of Salinas, California (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Carroll — of Kerrville, Kerr County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Abbott, Carroll Waite (1855-1921) — also known as Carroll W. Abbott — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Rumford, Oxford County, Maine, August 29, 1855. Republican. Physician; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1898-99. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Odd Fellows. Died March 9, 1921 (age 65 years, 192 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Waterville, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Abbott, Jr. and Charlotte (Waite) Abbott; married, October 4, 1882, to Georgia A. Wilson.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Charles D. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 1st District, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Charles E. — of Andover, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Ninth Essex District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Charles Edwin (1871-1952) — also known as Charles E. Abbott — of Fremont, Dodge County, Neb. Born December 1, 1871. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1928. Died June 14, 1952 (age 80 years, 196 days). Interment at Ridge Cemetery, Fremont, Neb.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Charles H. — of East Rumford, Rumford, Oxford County, Maine. Postmaster at East Rumford, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Charles L. — of Kane County, Ill. Kane County State's Attorney. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Charles P. — of Woodbury, Gloucester County, N.J. Postmaster at Woodbury, N.J., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Charles T. — of Atlantic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Atlantic County, 1900-01. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Charles T. — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Charles Wheeler (1863-1930) — also known as Charles W. Abbott — of Derry, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in 1863. Member of New Hampshire state senate 19th District, 1905-06. Died in 1930 (age about 67 years). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, East Derry, Derry, N.H.
  Relatives: Married to Emma Hudson Perkins (1864-1952).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Chauncey (1815-1872) — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Born September 16, 1815. Whig. Lawyer; postmaster at Madison, Wis., 1850-53; village president of Madison, Wisconsin, 1852-53; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1860. Died January 30, 1872 (age 56 years, 136 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Wis.
  Relatives: Married to Jane Strong (1828-1852).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Chauncey M. (c.1821-1863) — of Niles, Cayuga County, N.Y. Born about 1821. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 2nd District, 1858-59; member of New York state senate 25th District, 1862-63; died in office 1863. Worked outdoors at the polls on election day, 1863, and reportedly became ill from "over-exertion and exposure to the inclemency of the weather"; he died suddenly, of "neuralgia", on November 11, 1863 (age about 42 years). Interment at Westfall Cemetery, Twelve Corners, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Chester G. — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Christopher Joseph (1889-1954) — also known as Christopher J. Abbott — of Hyannis, Grant County, Neb. Born in Bird City, Cheyenne County, Kan., October 11, 1889. Republican. Banker; lumber business; director, Northwestern Bell Telephone Co.; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1948, 1952. Member, Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Elks. Died January 10, 1954 (age 64 years, 91 days). Interment at Hyannis Cemetery, Hyannis, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Arthur James Abbott and Hannah E. (Minor) Abbott; married 1914 to Helen Sears; married, August 14, 1933, to Ethel Schmitz.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Clark Hamilton (b. 1869) — Born in Otisco, Onondaga County, N.Y., 1869. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for New York state senate 10th District, 1910. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Myron W. Abbott and Sarah (Clark) Abbott.
  Abbott, Daniel — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Speaker of the Rhode Island House of Deputies, 1737-38. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Daniel — of Dunstable (now Nashua), Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 7th District, 1831-32. Interment at Nashua Cemetery, Nashua, N.H.
  Abbott, David — of Trumbull County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Trumbull County, 1802; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1812. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, David — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 108th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Abbott, Delila M. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Abbott, E. E. — U.S. Consular Agent in Gananoque, as of 1884-99. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, E. H. — of Greeley, Weld County, Colo. Mayor of Greeley, Colo., 1886-87. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Edward L. — of Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Mayor of Santa Barbara, Calif., 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Abbott, Edwin B. — of Maryland. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Maryland, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Edwin Milton (1877-1940) — also known as Edwin M. Abbott — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 4, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; poet; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1911-13; candidate for justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1918. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners. Died in Pennsylvania, November 8, 1940 (age 63 years, 157 days). Interment at Lawnview Cemetery, Rockledge, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Theodore Abbott and Alvina (Rosewig) Abbott; married, November 9, 1905, to Florence Wilson (1883-1941).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Ehhraiur N. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Eleanor — of Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Abbott, Emory W. — of St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from St. Lawrence County 1st District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Ethel — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, F. A. See Francis Alvin Abbott
  Abbott, Florence S. — also known as Florence A. Sutton — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Ann Arbor, Mich., 1936-43 (acting, 1936-39). Female. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, November 29, 1905, to Horatio J. Abbott (1876-1936).
  Abbott, Francis Alvin (1862-1935) — also known as F. A. Abbott — of Salinas, Monterey County, Calif. Born in Point Reyes, Marin County, Calif., March 16, 1862. Butcher; postmaster; mayor of Salinas, Calif., 1909-11. Died in Salinas, Monterey County, Calif., March 28, 1935 (age 73 years, 12 days). Interment at Garden of Memories Memorial Park, Salinas, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Carlisle Stewart Abbott (1828-1919) and Alice Elizabeth (Merriman) Abbott (1833-1894); married, September 4, 1884, to Annabel Forester (1862-1933).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Abbott family of Salinas, California (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Frank — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County 2nd District, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Frank A. — Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Frank C. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 3rd District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Frank E. — of Riverside, Riverside County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Riverside, Calif., 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Frank M. — of Creston, Union County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Frederick H. — of Nebraska. Member of University of Nebraska board of regents, 1906-09. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, G. M. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, George — of Bethel, Windsor County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, George Birch (1850-1908) — also known as George B. Abbott — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brookfield, Orange County, Vt., September 27, 1850. Democrat. Lawyer; Kings County Surrogate, 1889-1901; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1907-08; died in office 1908. Episcopalian. Member, Sigma Phi; Society of Colonial Wars. Died, from "blood poisoning" (infection), and pneumonia, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 10, 1908 (age 57 years, 136 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Franklin Abbott and Diancy (Pickering) Abbott; married, November 20, 1878, to Eva Topping Reeve.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, George Burwell (1858-1942) — also known as George B. Abbott — of Hamburg, Erie County, N.Y. Born in 1858. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936. Died February 4, 1942 (age about 83 years). Interment at Prospect Lawn Cemetery, Hamburg, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, George E. — of Wyoming. Wyoming state treasurer, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, George I. (1857-1932) — of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in 1857. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ridgefield; elected 1902. Died in 1932 (age about 75 years). Interment at Fairlawn Cemetery, Ridgefield, Conn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, George J. — of District of Columbia. U.S. Consul in Sheffield, 1864-70. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, George Manlove (1904-1988) — also known as George M. Abbott — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, February 5, 1904. Republican. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Calcutta, 1928-29; Oslo, 1930-34; U.S. Consul in Marseille, 1938-41; Colombo, 1941; Paris, 1944; U.S. Consul General in Saigon, 1948-50. Member, Kappa Sigma. Died in Morristown, Lamoille County, Vt., February 22, 1988 (age 84 years, 17 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Walter Hazelton Abbott (1872-1939) and Winifred (Manlove) Abbott (1877-1971); married, June 30, 1934, to Elise Strom Kloumann (1908-2003).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, George W. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Nevada, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Abbott, Greg See Gregory Wayne Abbott
  Abbott, Greg — of Woodridge, DuPage County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Abbott, Gregory Wayne (b. 1957) — also known as Greg Abbott — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Born in Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Tex., November 13, 1957. Republican. Justice of Texas state supreme court, 1995-2002; appointed 1995; Texas state attorney general, 2002-15; delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008, 2012; Governor of Texas, 2015-. Injured in 1984 when a tree fell on him while jogging, partially paralyzed, and confined to a wheelchair. Still living as of 2017.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Abbott, Henry — of Winchester, Cheshire County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 9th District, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Henry W. (b. 1873) — of Landgrove, Bennington County, Vt. Born in Landgrove, Bennington County, Vt., September 17, 1873. Republican. Farmer; carpenter; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Landgrove, 1910. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
Horatio J. Abbott Abbott, Horatio J. (1876-1936) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Clayton, Lenawee County, Mich., March 26, 1876. Democrat. Builder; merchant; oil distributor; Washtenaw County Register of Deeds, 1909-12; postmaster at Ann Arbor, Mich., 1915-23; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1915; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1920, 1928, 1932; candidate for Michigan state senate 12th District, 1924; Michigan Democratic state chair, 1925-29; candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1929; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1932; member of Democratic National Committee from Michigan, 1933-36. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star. Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage, in St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., April 24, 1936 (age 60 years, 29 days). Interment at Washtenong Memorial Park, Ann Arbor Township, Washtenaw County, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Aaron Abbott and Mabel (Johnson) Abbott; married, November 29, 1905, to Florence S. Abbott (1885?-?).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Ann Arbor Daily News, October 8, 1928
  Abbott, Houghton R. (b. 1891) — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Beckwith, Fayette County, W.Va., January 26, 1891. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1959-60. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Howard S. — of Georgetown, Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 9th District, 1944; candidate for Presidential Elector for Delaware, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Ira Anson (1845-1921) — also known as Ira A. Abbott — of Haverhill, Essex County, Mass.; New Mexico. Born in Barnard, Windsor County, Vt., July 20, 1845. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; district judge in Massachusetts, 1898-1904; justice of New Mexico territorial supreme court, 1904-12. Died in Haverhill, Essex County, Mass., October 18, 1921 (age 76 years, 90 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Abbott and Deborah (DeWolfe) Abbott; married, April 30, 1879, to Emma Nichols (died 1884).
  Abbott, Isaac C. — of Calhoun County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 4th District, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, J. — of Lapeer, Lapeer County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Lapeer, Mich., 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, J. C. — of Colorado. Colorado state auditor, 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, J. N. — of Sheffield, Colbert County, Ala. Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Alabama, 1906; member of Socialist National Committee from Alabama, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, J. P. — of California. Member of California state senate, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, J. R. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, James (1776-1858) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., June 1, 1776. Fur trader; postmaster at Detroit, Mich., 1806-31. Died March 12, 1858 (age 81 years, 284 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of James Abbott and Mary (Barker) Abbott; married to Sarah Whistler (1786-1874).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, James — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Springfield, Mo., 1881-82; postmaster at Springfield, Mo., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, James A. — of Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 68th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Abbott, Jeptha — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Gloucester County, 1858-60. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Jim — of South Dakota. Democrat. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of South Dakota, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Abbott, Jo (1840-1908) — also known as Joseph Abbott — of Hillsboro, Hill County, Tex. Born near Decatur, Morgan County, Ala., January 15, 1840. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1869-71; district judge in Texas, 1879-84; U.S. Representative from Texas 6th District, 1887-97. Died in Hillsboro, Hill County, Tex., February 11, 1908 (age 68 years, 27 days). Interment at Old Cemetery, Hillsboro, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of William Abbott and Mary Abbott; married, December 15, 1868, to Rowena W. Sturgis (1843-1908).
  The city of Abbott, Texas, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Joel See Joel Abbot
  Abbott, John — of Illinois. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 24th District, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, John See Sylvester John Abbott
  Abbott, John B. — Democrat. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1907, 1916 (Democratic); Presidential Elector for New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, John D. — of Hilton, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Abbott, John E. — of Illinois. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 17th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, John H. — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1888; mayor of Fall River, Mass., 1900-01. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, John S. — of Norridgewock, Somerset County, Maine. Maine state attorney general, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, John True (1850-1914) — also known as John T. Abbott — of Keene, Cheshire County, N.H. Born in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., 1850. Lawyer; law partner of Charles H. Hersey; U.S. Minister to Colombia, 1889-93; probate judge in New Hampshire, 1894-99. Died in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., March 8, 1914 (age about 63 years). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Keene, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Stephen G. Abbott and Sarah Burbank (Cheney) Abbott; married 1874 to Alice E. Merriman (1847-1928); nephew of Person Colby Cheney (1828-1901).
  Political family: Cheney family of New Hampshire.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, John V. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Progressive. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Joseph — of Ellington, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ellington, 1821, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Joseph — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Joseph — of Mercer County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Joseph See Jo Abbott
  Abbott, Joseph Carter (1825-1881) — also known as Joseph C. Abbott — of New Hampshire; Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C. Born in Concord, Merrimack County, N.H., July 15, 1825. Republican. Newspaper editor; Adjutant General of New Hampshire, 1855-61; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to North Carolina state constitutional convention, 1868; U.S. Senator from North Carolina, 1868-71; member of Republican National Committee from North Carolina, 1872-; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1874-77. Died in Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., October 8, 1881 (age 56 years, 85 days). Original interment at National Cemetery, Wilmington, N.C.; reinterment in 1887 at Valley Cemetery, Manchester, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Aaron Abbott and Nancy (Badger) Abbott.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Abbott, Joseph de Bennevide — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Joshua K. — of Genesee County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County, 1850. Burial location unknown.
Josiah G. Abbott Abbott, Josiah Gardner (1814-1891) — also known as Josiah G. Abbott — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Needham, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Mass., November 1, 1814. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1836-37; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1841-42; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1853; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1855-58; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864, 1876 (speaker), 1880, 1888; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1876-77; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1878. Died in Wellesley Hills, Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass., June 2, 1891 (age 76 years, 213 days). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery, Newton Lower Falls, Newton, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Caleb Abbott (1779-1846) and Mercy (Fletcher) Abbott (1782-1834); married, July 18, 1838, to Caroline Livermore (1814-1887; daughter of Edward St. Loe Livermore (1762-1832)); father of Edward Gardner Abbott (1840-1862; killed in Civil War battle of Cedar Mountain, Va.) and Henry Livermore Abbott (1842-1864; killed in Civil War battle of the Wilderness, Va.).
  Political family: Livermore family of Boston, Massachusetts.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Bench and Bar of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (1895)
  Abbott, Justus B. — of Gouverneur, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Postmaster at Gouverneur, N.Y., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Larmon W. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1849. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Lawrence O. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Newaygo District, 1958, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Abbott, Leonard Dalton (1878-1953) — also known as Leonard D. Abbott — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Westfield, Union County, N.J. Born in Liverpool, England, May 20, 1878. Socialist. Writer; editor; Social Democratic candidate for New York state treasurer, 1900; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1906; candidate for New York state senate 15th District, 1910; president, Free Speech League, predecessor of the American Civil Liberties Union. English ancestry. Member, League for Industrial Democracy. Died, in Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., March 19, 1953 (age 74 years, 303 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis Lowe Abbott and Grace (Van Dusen) Abbott; married 1915 to Rose Yuster.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Abbott, Lillian S. (d. 1933) — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1928; member of Democratic National Committee from Connecticut, 1929. Female. Died February 3, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Luther J. — of Nebraska. Member of Nebraska territorial House of Representatives, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Lysle I. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Mrs. Marion — of Kalispell, Flathead County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Abbott, Martha B. — of Underhill, Chittenden County, Vt. Liberty Union candidate for Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1972; Liberty Union candidate for Governor of Vermont, 1974. Female. Still living as of 1974.
  Abbott, Michael R. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 1st District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Abbott, N. — of East Rumford, Rumford, Oxford County, Maine. Postmaster at East Rumford, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, N. C. — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.; Houston, Harris County, Tex. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Nathan S. — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1864-65. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Ned Culbertson (1874-1960) — of Nebraska City, Otoe County, Neb. Born in Fremont, Dodge County, Neb., March 9, 1874. Democrat. School teacher and principal; lawyer; newspaper reporter; author; instructor in U.S. schools in Philippine Islands, 1901-04; superintendent of schools; candidate for Nebraska superintendent of public instruction, 1908; superintendent, Nebraska School for the Blind, from 1913. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Elks; Rotary. Died in Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif., February 24, 1960 (age 85 years, 352 days). Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Omaha, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Luther Jewett Abbott (1831-1900) and Clara Frances (Culbertson) Abbott (1835-1911); married, June 19, 1901, to Lillian Newbranch (1876-1970).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Nehemiah (1804-1877) — of Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Born in Sidney, Kennebec County, Maine, March 29, 1804. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives, 1842-45; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1856; U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1857-59; mayor of Belfast, Maine, 1865-66. Died in Belfast, Waldo County, Maine, July 26, 1877 (age 73 years, 119 days). Interment at Grove Cemetery, Belfast, Maine.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Noble G. — of Stockton, Cedar County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cedar County; elected 1952, 1954, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Norman F. — of Lansing, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Lansing, Illinois; elected 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Abbott, O. A. See Othman Ali Abbott, Jr.
  Abbott, Othman Ali (1842-1935) — also known as Othman A. Abbott — of Grand Island, Hall County, Neb. Born in Hatley, Quebec, September 19, 1842. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1871; member of Nebraska state senate, 1872; delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1875; Lieutenant Governor of Nebraska, 1877-79. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Loyal Legion; Grand Army of the Republic. Died June 25, 1935 (age 92 years, 279 days). Interment at Grand Island Cemetery, Grand Island, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Abiel Boynton Abbott (1808-1885) and Sarah (Young) Abbott (1817-1883); married, February 9, 1873, to Elizabeth Meletta Griffin (1844-1941); father of Othman Ali Abbott, Jr. (1874-1954).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Othman Ali, Jr. (1874-1954) — also known as O. A. Abbott, Jr. — of Grand Island, Hall County, Neb. Born in Grand Island, Hall County, Neb., September 14, 1874. Lawyer; mayor of Grand Island, Neb., 1932, 1939-40. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Elks; Eagles. Died August 14, 1954 (age 79 years, 334 days). Interment at Grand Island Cemetery, Grand Island, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Othman Ali Abbott (1842-1935) and Elizabeth (Griffin) Abbott (1844-1941); married, September 14, 1911, to Ella Bartenbach (1885-1918).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Phillip J. (b. 1965) — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born January 20, 1965. Republican. Bookkeeper; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 18th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Abbott, Robert (1770-1852) — of Michigan. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., 1770. Democrat. Treasurer of Michigan Territory, 1813-30; Michigan state auditor general, 1836-39; resigned 1839. Methodist. Died in 1852 (age about 82 years). Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Robert B. (b. 1923) — also known as Bob Abbott — of Albion, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1965-67. Still living as of 2001.
  Abbott, Robin A. — of Newport News, Va. Democrat. Candidate for Virginia state house of delegates 93rd District, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Abbott, Roland W. — of Hudson, Hillsborough County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Hudson, 1956; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Hudson; defeated, 1938 (Democratic); elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Rufus (1823-1901) — of Pawnee City, Pawnee County, Neb. Born in Mayfield Township, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1823. Member of Nebraska state senate, 1875. Died in Hanford, Kings County, Calif., October 22, 1901 (age about 78 years). Interment at Hanford Cemetery, Hanford, Calif.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Ruth I. — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Abbott, S. J. See Sheridan Justin Abbott
  Abbott, S. John See Sylvester John Abbott
  Abbott, S. L. See Shirley Levoy Abbott
  Abbott, Sammie A. (1908-1990) — of New York; Takoma Park, Montgomery County, Md. Born April 25, 1908. Communist. Activist and labor organizer; arrested about 50 times in connection with demonstrations and strikes; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 37th District, 1934; mayor of Takoma Park, Md., 1980-85; defeated, 1985. Died December 15, 1990 (age 82 years, 234 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1938 to Ruth Gracie Yalsic (1920-2009).
  Abbott, Samuel — of Bethel, Windsor County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Samuel W. — of Menominee, Menominee County, Mich. Postmaster at Menominee, Mich., 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Sewall Wester (1859-1943) — also known as Sewall W. Abbott — of Wolfeboro, Carroll County, N.H. Born in Tuftonboro, Carroll County, N.H., April 11, 1859. Republican. Lawyer; president, Wolfeboro Woolen Mills; probate judge in New Hampshire, 1889-1921; member of New Hampshire state senate, 1923-25; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee). Unitarian. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Upsilon; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Order of the Eastern Star; Odd Fellows; Grange; Redmen; Grand Army of the Republic; Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Wolfeboro, Carroll County, N.H., January 3, 1943 (age 83 years, 267 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of George Abbott and Phebe Jane (Graves) Abbott; married, June 10, 1893, to Elma (King) Hodgdon (1858-1929).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Sheridan Justin — also known as S. J. Abbott — of Faribault County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1893-94, 1897-1900 (District 5 1893-94, 1897-98, District 12 1899-1900). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Abbott, Shirley Levoy (1924-2013) — also known as S. L. Abbott — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Born in Fairview, Major County, Okla., July 23, 1924. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; optometrist; rancher; candidate for Texas state senate, 1962, 1964, 1966; chair of El Paso County Republican Party, 1965-66; candidate for Texas state comptroller, 1970; delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1972; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1977-78; U.S. Ambassador to Lesotho, 1984-86. Catholic. Died, from congestive heart failure, in Coronado, San Diego County, Calif., April 23, 2013 (age 88 years, 274 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Aaron Floyd 'Jack' Abbott and Vera (Goodwin) Abbott (1901-1933); married, May 5, 1945, to Arline E. Beahler.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial — Texas Legislators Past & Present
  Abbott, Stephanie Lynn — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Abbott, Stephen — of Antioch, Contra Costa County, Calif. Republican. Postmaster at Antioch, Calif., 1867-75. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Stephen I. — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Sylvester John (1852-1923) — also known as S. John Abbott — of Milford, Kent County, Del. Born in Milford, Kent County, Del., March 23, 1852. Republican. Fruit grower; organizer of the C. D. Abbott & Company department store; banker; member of Delaware state senate from Kent County 5th District, 1899-1902. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Tall Cedars of Lebanon. Died, from chronic nephritis and uremia, in Milford, Sussex County, Del., August 24, 1923 (age 71 years, 154 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Milford, Del.
  Relatives: Son of William Wilson Abbott (1827-1899) and Mary Catherine (Purnell) Abbott (1833-1887); married, October 20, 1887, to Rosalie Nicholls (1857-1925).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, T. C. — of Arizona. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Arizona 2nd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Theodore — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Mayor of Manchester, N.H., 1855-57, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Thomas P. — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Socialist. Candidate for mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1902, 1908; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 4th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Timothy — of Wilton, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 7th District, 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Tina See Arthenia Abbott
  Abbott, Vasco P. (1847-1918) — of Gouverneur, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Born in 1847. Progressive. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 22nd District, 1894; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914. Died in Canton, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., November 2, 1918 (age about 71 years). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Gouverneur, N.Y.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, Virginia — of Grand View, Rockland County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Abbott, W. G. (1860-1936) — of Waubay, Day County, S.Dak. Born March 27, 1860. Republican. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 37th District, 1909-10. Died January 25, 1936 (age 75 years, 304 days). Burial location unknown.
Wainwright Abbott Abbott, Wainwright (1891-1985) — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., April 27, 1891. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Hamburg, 1936; Suva, 1941-42; U.S. Consul General in Suva, 1942-43; Port-au-Prince, 1945; Bordeaux, 1945; Belfast, 1949-51; Dublin, 1949-50. Died in Dublin, Ireland, January 15, 1985 (age 93 years, 263 days). Interment at Homewood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of William Latham Abbott (c.1853-1930; chairman of Carnegie Steel Company) and Annie (Wainwright) Abbott; married, April 10, 1924, to Alice Unander-Scharin.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: U.S. passport application (1921)
  Abbott, Walter B., Jr. — of Michigan. Democrat. Democratic candidate for Michigan state senate 33rd District, 1970, 1974 (primary). Still living as of 1974.
  Abbott, Walter P. — of Natchez, Adams County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1936, 1940; mayor of Natchez, Miss., 1952-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, Walter W. (b. 1894) — of Rome, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in Rome, Oneida County, N.Y., June 20, 1894. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1930-33; mayor of Rome, N.Y., 1942-43. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Tau Delta; Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons; Elks; Odd Fellows; Royal Arcanum; Izaak Walton League; Kiwanis. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William J. Abbott and Anna (Pritchard) Abbott; married, September 7, 1920, to Marion A. FitzGibbons.
  Abbott, Warner — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, William — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Whig. Mayor of Bangor, Maine, 1848-49. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, William J. — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Republican. Postmaster at Lincoln, Neb., 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, William Kennedy (1860-1926) — also known as William K. Abbott — of Quincy, Adams County, Ill. Born February 21, 1860. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1916 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Died March 21, 1926 (age 66 years, 28 days). Interment at Quincy Memorial Park, Quincy, Ill.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abbott, William L. (b. 1835) — of Lapeer County, Mich. Born in 1835. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Lapeer County 2nd District, 1877-80. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, William Lamont (b. 1861) — also known as William L. Abbott — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Whiteside County, Ill., February 14, 1861. Republican. Machinist; president, National Electric Construction Co.; chief engineer, power house, Chicago Edison Co.; later, chief operating engineer; president, Lake Lawn Hotel Co.; director, Chicago Bank of Commerce; University of Illinois trustee, 1905-23. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Asa M. Abbott and Sarah (Sperry) Abbott; married, September 14, 1887, to Carrie Entwhistle.
  Abbott, William Latham III — of Milwaukee County, Wis. Socialist. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 14th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, William R. — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Virginia, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Abbott, William Tabor (b. 1868) — also known as William T. Abbott — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in Wells River, Newbury, Orange County, Vt., February 16, 1868. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1920; assistant director, U.S. Bureau of the Budget; assisted in creation of first federal budget. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Orrin S. Abbott and Ella J. (Tabor) Abbott; married, June 28, 1905, to Elsie Parsons Bourland.
  Abbott, Willis J. See Willis John Abbot


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