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ABBOUD (Soundex A130) — See also ABBO, ABBOT, ABBOTT, ABOUD, ADDABBO, BOUD.

  Abboud, Andy — of Henderson, Clark County, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Abboud, Chris — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1992, 2008 (alternate). Still living as of 2008.


ABBRACCEMENTE (Soundex A162) — See also ABBRUZZESE, ALICEMARIE, BRACAMONTE, BUSCEMI, CLEMENTE, DIBBRELL, DICLEMENTE, FABBRICATORE, FACEMIRE, FACEMYER, GUBBRUD, HEBBRON, MENTELLE, MENTER, PAMMENTER, PARMENTER, PEACEMAN, PIMENTEL.

  Abbraccemente, Frances — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


ABBRUZZESE (Soundex A162) — See also ABBRACCEMENTE, ABRUZZINO, ABRUZZO, BARZIZA, BORSOS, BRAZIS, BROSIUS, BURSIS, DIBBRELL, EZZES, FABBRICATORE, GUBBRUD, HEBBRON, LABRUZZO, PETRUZZELLO.

  Abbruzzese, Orlando Louis (b. 1922) — also known as Orlando L. Abbruzzese — of North Plainfield, Somerset County, N.J. Born in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., September 4, 1922. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; mayor of North Plainfield, N.J., 1967; chair of Somerset County Democratic Party, 1973-81; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980. Catholic. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Mario Abbruzzese and Erminia (Lomibo) Abbruzzese; married 1945 to Alice Elaine Bacon.


ABC (Soundex A120) — See also ABKE, BABCHIN, BABCOCK, EBKE.

  A.B.C.: See Arthur Bounds Chilton


ABDALLAH (Soundex A134) — See also ABDELLA, ABDULLAH, DALLAIRE, DALLAM, DALLAS, DYBDAL, HEBDA, HOBDAY.

  ABDALLAH: See also Helen Abdallah Donohue
  Abdallah, Gene G. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Republican. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 10th District; elected 2010. Still living as of 2010.


ABDEL (Soundex A134) — See also ABDELBAKI, ABDELHADY, ABDELLA, ABDELNOUR, ABDIEL, ABEL, ADEL, BELDA, BLADE, ELABD, LEBAD, LOBDELL.

  ABDEL: See also Abdel Shaid


ABDELBAKI (Soundex A134) — See also ABDEL, ABDELHADY, ABDELLA, ABDELNOUR, DELBARTES, HAZELBAKER, HEIDELBAUGH, KRIDELBAUGH, LAMBAKIS, LOBDELL, MANDELBAUM, REIDELBACH, SENDELBACH, SNELBAKER.

  Abdelbaki, E. Happy — of East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Candidate for mayor-president of East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Abdelbaki, Happy See E. Happy Abdelbaki


ABDELHADY (Soundex A134) — See also ABDEL, ABDELBAKI, ABDELLA, ABDELNOUR, ALHADEFF, DELHOMME, HADY, LOBDELL, MAHADY, MELHADO, ORDELHEIDE, RODELHEIM, SHADY.

  Abdelhady, Maysoon — of Cliffside Park, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


ABDELLA (Soundex A134) — See also ABDALLAH, ABDEL, ABDELBAKI, ABDELHADY, ABDELNOUR, ABDULLAH, ADELLA, DELLA, LOBDELL.

  Abdella, James — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 39th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


ABDELNOUR (Soundex A134) — See also ABDEL, ABDELBAKI, ABDELHADY, ABDELLA, DELNEGRO, DELNERO, DELNO, ELNORA, ELNORE, LOBDELL, WELNOWSKI.

  ABDELNOUR: See also James Abdnor


ABDIEL (Soundex A134) — See also ABDEL, ADDIEL, ADIEL, DIBELLA, DIELMAN, DIELMANN, LAMBDIN, NARDIELLO, TALIBDIN, ZABDIEL.

  ABDIEL: See also Abdiel Arias


ABDNOR (Soundex A135) — See also BARDON, BEDNAR, BODNAR, BONARD, CYDNOR, SYDNOR, WOODNORTH.

  Abdnor, Ellis James See James Abdnor
  Abdnor, James (1923-2012) — also known as Jim Abdnor; Ellis James Abdnor — of Kennebec, Lyman County, S.Dak. Born in Kennebec, Lyman County, S.Dak., February 13, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; rancher; school teacher; athletic coach; member of South Dakota state senate, 1957-68 (29th District 1957-66, 24th District 1967-68); President pro tempore of the South Dakota State Senate, 1965-66; Lieutenant Governor of South Dakota, 1969-71; U.S. Representative from South Dakota 2nd District, 1973-81; defeated in primary, 1970; U.S. Senator from South Dakota, 1981-87; defeated, 1986; administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration, 1987-89. Methodist; later Lutheran. Lebanese ancestry. Member, American Legion; Elks; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Shriners; Farmers Union; Grange; Sigma Chi; Izaak Walton League. Died, at Dougherty Hospice House, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak., May 16, 2012 (age 89 years, 93 days). Interment at Kennebec Cemetery, Kennebec, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel J. (Abdelnour) Abdnor and Mary (Wehby) Abdnor (1894-1972).
  Cross-reference: John R. Thune
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abdnor, Jim See James Abdnor


ABDOUCH (Soundex A132) — See also BAUDECK, BIDDICK, BODACK, BODICH, BUDDECKE, BUDKE, DOUCE, DOUCET, DOUCETTE, HEBDON, HIBDON, LADOUCEUR.

  Abdouch, George J. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


ABDULLAH (Soundex A134) — See also ABDALLAH, ABDELLA, ABDUS, BARKDULL, DULL, DULLAIN, DULLARD, DULLEA, DULLES, HAMIDULLAH, MCCULLAH, OULLAHAN, ULLAH.

  ABDULLAH: See also Abdullah Saleem


ABDUS (Soundex A132) — See also ABDULLAH, ABDUS-SALAAM, BEDDOES, BIDDIS, BUDHAZY.

  ABDUS: See also Sheila Abdus-Salaam


ABDUS-SALAAM (Soundex A132) — See also ABDUS, SALAAM.

  Abdus-Salaam, Sheila — of New York. Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 2001-04. Female. African ancestry. Still living as of 2004.


ABE (Soundex A100) — See also ABB, ABBE, ADE, AHBE, BEA, EBA, EBBA, IEYOUB.

  Abe Fortas, Fiddlin': See Abe Fortas
  Abe, Honest: See Abraham Lincoln — Abraham Jacob Hirschfeld
  Abe, Kazuhisa (1914-1996) — of Hilo, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii County, Hawaii; Kaneohe, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Pepeekeo, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii County, Hawaii, January 18, 1914. Democrat. Lawyer; district judge in Hawaii, 1940-44; member of Hawaii territorial senate, 1952-59; member of Hawaii state senate, 1960-66; justice of Hawaii state supreme court, 1967-74; appointed 1967. Buddhist. Japanese ancestry. Suffered a fall in his home, caused by a stroke, and died soon after, in Hilo Medical Center, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii County, Hawaii, May 18, 1996 (age 82 years, 121 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Manshiro Abe and Matsuyo (Fujiwara) Abe; married, December 9, 1939, to Haruko Murakami.
  Abe Lincoln of the Pacific Coast: See Francis Wellington Cushman
  Abe, Old: See Abraham Lincoln
  Abe, Richard — of Walsenburg, Huerfano County, Colo. Democrat. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABECASIS (Soundex A122) — See also ASISCIO, BECAN, BECAURSE, DECAS, DECASTRO, GERSABECK, HANABECK, HELSABECK, LASIS, POWASIS, VANDECASTEELE, VLASIS, WIBECAN.

  Abecasis, M. — U.S. Consular Agent in Larache, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


ABED (Soundex A130) — See also ABEND, ABIADE, ABID, ADEEB, BADE, GARABED, GARABEDIAN, HARABEDIAN, LABEDZ, NAHABEDIAN, RABEDEAUX, RABEDIOUX.

  ABED: See also Abed Hammoud
  Abed, Theresa — of Grand Ledge, Eaton County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 71st District; elected 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


ABEEL (Soundex A140) — See also ABEILLE, ABEL, ABELE, ABELL, ABLE, ALBE, ALBEE, ALLBEE, BALE, BEAL, BEALL, BEEL, BEELAND, BEELDEMAKER, BEELER, BELLA, BLEA, EBEL, ELBA, HUBBEEL, LABBE, NABEELA, OBOYLE.

  Abeel, Gerrit — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1795-96, 1798-99 (Albany and Schoharie counties 1795-96, Ulster County 1798-99). Burial location unknown.
  Abeel, Hector — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ulster County 2nd District, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Abeel, Johannes (1667-1711) — also known as John Abeel — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., March 23, 1667. Merchant; fur trader; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1694-95, 1709-10; member of New York colonial assembly, 1695, 1701-02. Dutch Reformed. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 28, 1711 (age 43 years, 311 days). Original interment at Second Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Relatives: Brother of Elizabeth Abeel (who married Evert Bancker (1665-1734)); married 1694 to Catherine Schuyler.
  Political family: Bancker-Abeel family of Albany, New York.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Abeel, John See Johannes Abeel


ABEGG (Soundex A120) — See also BAGGE, BEGG, BEGGS, GABE, HABEGER.

  Abegg, Carl See Charles Henry Abegg
  Abegg, Charles Henry (1864-1958) — also known as Charles Abegg; Carl Abegg — of New York. Born in Zurich, Switzerland, April 15, 1864. Naturalized U.S. citizen; U.S. Consular Agent in Port de Paix, 1896-1924. Swiss ancestry. Died, from cancer of the larynx, in Port de Paix, Haiti, June 12, 1958 (age 94 years, 58 days). Interment at Cemetery of Port de Paix, Port de Paix, Haiti.
  Abegg, Eugene (1897-1980) — of Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill. Born October 10, 1897. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Died in July, 1980 (age 82 years, 0 days). Interment at Blakesburg Cemetery, Blakesburg, Iowa.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ABEILLE (Soundex A140) — See also ABEEL, ABEL, ABELE, ABELL, BARNABEI, BEIL, BEILBY, BEILENSON, BEILFUSS, BEILHARZ, BEILIN, BEILINSON, EBEL, NIETO-ABEILLE, OBOYLE.

  ABEILLE: See also Rafael Nieto y Abeille


ABEL (Soundex A140) — See also ABDEL, ABEEL, ABEILLE, ABELA, ABELARD, ABELE, ABELER, ABELES, ABELL, ABELLERA, ABELN, ABELOVE, ABELS, ABELSON, ABLE, ADEL, ALBE, ALBEE, ALLBEE, ANABEL, ANNABEL, APEL, ARABEL, ASBEL, BABEL, BALE, BEAL, BEALL, BELLA, BLEA, CABEL, EBEL, ELBA, FABEL, GABEL, KABEL, KRAABEL, LABBE, LABEL, NABEL, OBOYLE, SABEL, SCHNABEL, WRABEL, YSABEL, ZABEL.

  ABEL: See also Marvin Dawson Mathis
  Abel, Alvin — of Franklin, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Franklin, 1820, 1823, 1829, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Anton — of Plum Creek (now Lexington), Dawson County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Archibald D. — of Coronado, San Diego County, Calif. Mayor of Coronado, Calif., 1947-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, C. L. — of Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Prohibition candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1955. Still living as of 1955.
  Abel, C. Thomas — of Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 1st District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Charles — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 1st Pennsylvania District, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Don (b. 1936) — of Juneau, Alaska. Born in Seattle, King County, Wash., October 29, 1936. Republican. Candidate for Alaska state senate District B, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Abel, Dora May — of Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Abel, E. L. See Edward Lincoln Abel
E. L. Abel Abel, Edward Lincoln (1860-1927) — also known as E. L. Abel — of Carbondale, Jackson County, Ill.; Bridgewater, McCook County, S.Dak. Born in Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill., November 19, 1860. Republican. Lawyer; banker; livestock grower; mayor of Bridgewater, S.D.; member of South Dakota state senate 10th District, 1903-06; Lieutenant Governor of South Dakota, 1913-15. Died in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif., 1927 (age about 66 years). Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery, Long Beach, Calif.
  Relatives: Married, December 25, 1883, to Ella C. Smith.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Abel, Elijah (1771-1840) — of Bozrah, New London County, Conn. Born in New London, New London County, Conn., March 18, 1771. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bozrah, 1823. Died in Bozrah, New London County, Conn., August 20, 1840 (age 69 years, 155 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Simeon Abel (1736-1813) and Martha (Crocker) Abel (1741-1813); married, September 24, 1814, to Mindwell Hosford (1777-1827); married, October 5, 1829, to Mary Tubbs (1781-1840); first cousin thrice removed of Charles A. Hungerford; second cousin thrice removed of Clement Phineas Kellogg; second cousin four times removed of Claudius Victor Pendleton and Dwight Palmer Griswold; third cousin of Bela Edgerton and Zina Hyde, Jr.; third cousin once removed of John Arnold Rockwell, Alfred Peck Edgerton, Joseph Ketchum Edgerton and Thomas Worcester Hyde; third cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Augustus Sabin Chase, Marden Sabin, Joseph Spalding, Charles Edward Hyde, John Sedgwick Hyde and Edward Warden Hyde; third cousin thrice removed of Charles William Fulton, Irving Hall Chase and Elmer Lincoln Fulton; fourth cousin once removed of Roger Griswold, Gideon Hotchkiss, Asahel Augustus Hotchkiss, Millard Fillmore, John Hall Brockway, Ira Chandler Backus, Julius Hotchkiss, Giles Waldo Hotchkiss, Archibald Meserole Bliss, Abial Lathrop and Hiram Bingham.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut; Hosmer-Griswold-Parsons family of Middletown, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Abel, Elijah Stark (1868-1925) — also known as Elijah S. Abel — of Bozrah, New London County, Conn. Born in Bozrah, New London County, Conn., February 2, 1868. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bozrah, 1921-22; defeated, 1910. Died, in Presbyterian Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 24, 1925 (age 57 years, 50 days). Interment at Johnson Cemetery, Bozrah, Conn.
  Relatives: Married, October 10, 1889, to Amorette Eliza Avery (1868-1939).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abel, Eliphalet — of Lebanon, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lebanon, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Mrs. George P. See Hazel Hempel Abel
  Abel, Glenn F. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Abel, Harry S. — of Stafford Springs, Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Hazel Hempel (1888-1966) — also known as Hazel Pearl Hempel; Mrs. George P. Abel — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Plattsmouth, Cass County, Neb., July 10, 1888. Republican. School teacher and principal; Nebraska Republican state chair, 1954; U.S. Senator from Nebraska, 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1956 (delegation chair). Female. German and English ancestry. Died in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb., July 30, 1966 (age 78 years, 20 days). Interment at Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Neb.
  Relatives: Daughter of Charles L. Hempel (1861-1954) and Ella A. (Beetison) Hempel (1866-1950); married, December 21, 1916, to George Philip Abel (1882-1937).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abel, Hilda M. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, I. W. See Iorwith Wilbur Abel
  Abel, Iorwith Wilbur (1908-1987) — also known as I. W. Abel — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Magnolia, Stark County, Ohio, August 11, 1908. Democrat. President, United Steelworkers, 1965-77; vice-president, AFL-CIO; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Died, of cancer, in Malvern, Carroll County, Ohio, August 10, 1987 (age 78 years, 364 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Abel, John — of Idaho. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Idaho 1st District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Abel, L. C. — of Texas City, Galveston County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Texas City, Tex., 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Abel, Leighton W. (1900-1975) — of Guttenberg, Clayton County, Iowa. Born in Monona, Clayton County, Iowa, February 22, 1900. Republican. Shoe merchant; farmer; member of Iowa state house of representatives from Clayton County, 1951. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died in April, 1975 (age 75 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of E. H. Abel and Mathilda Abel.
  Abel, Mary — of Temperance, Monroe County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Abel, Matthew R. — of Livonia, Wayne County, Mich.; West Bloomfield, Oakland County, Mich. Democratic candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1986, 1996 (primary); candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1998; Green candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Abel, Minnie J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924, 1928, 1932; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930-36, 1948. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, R. — of Bernardsville, Somerset County, N.J. Postmaster at Bernardsville, N.J., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Richard (b. 1945) — of Athens, Athens County, Ohio. Born in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, September 22, 1945. Mayor of Athens, Ohio, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Abel, Samuel — of Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 2, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Abel, Solomon — of Columbia, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Columbia, 1826, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Sylvester — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 7th District, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Theodore S. — of Bozrah, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bozrah, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Abel, Thomas See C. Thomas Abel


ABELA (Soundex A140) — See also ABEL, ABELARD, ABELE, ADELA, ALBEA, FABELA, KABELA.

  Abela, S. — U.S. Consular Agent in Sidon, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


ABELARD (Soundex A146) — See also ABEL, ABELA, BEARDALL, BELARDINO, BELARDO, DELARDAS, FABELA, KABELA, LARD, VELARDE.

  ABELARD: See also Abelard Reynolds


ABELE (Soundex A140) — See also ABEEL, ABEILLE, ABEL, ABELA, ABELER, ABELES, ABELL, ABERLE, ABLE, BEALE, EBEL, ISABELE, OBOYLE.

  ABELE: See also Julian Abele Cook, Jr.
  Abele, Homer E. (1916-2000) — also known as Pete Abele — of McArthur, Vinton County, Ohio. Born in Wellston, Jackson County, Ohio, November 21, 1916. Republican. Played professional baseball for a minor league team in Nashville, Tenn., 1938; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1949-52; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1956; U.S. Representative from Ohio 10th District, 1963-65; defeated, 1958, 1964; Judge, Ohio Court of Appeals, 1967-91. Member, American Legion; Lions; Freemasons; Shriners. Died, of Alzheimer's disease, in Huston's Nursing Home, Hamden, Vinton County, Ohio, May 12, 2000 (age 83 years, 173 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of Oscar Abele and Margaret (Burke) Abele; married 1938 to Addie Riggs.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abele, Pete See Homer E. Abele


ABELER (Soundex A146) — See also ABEL, ABELE, ABELES, ABERLE, BEALER, EBELER, HIBBELER, ISABELE, KUEBBELER, TOBELER.

  Abeler, Jim (b. 1954) — of Anoka, Anoka County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., May 18, 1954. Chiropractor; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1999-2014 (District 49-A 1999-2002, District 48-B 2003-12, District 35-A 2013-14); member of Minnesota state senate 35th District, 2016-. Baptist. Still living as of 2016.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


ABELES (Soundex A142) — See also ABEL, ABELE, ABELER, ABELS, ABLES, BEALES, BELESLO, BLEASE, ISABELE.

  Abeles, Adolph (1817-1855) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Petchau, Bohemia (now Czechia), April 3, 1817. Merchant; member of Missouri state house of representatives; elected 1850. Jewish. On the inaugural run of the Pacific Railroad, from St. Louis to Jefferson City, Mo., he was drowned when the bridge over the Gasconade River collapsed, sending the train into the water, near Hermann, Gasconade County, Mo., November 1, 1855 (age 38 years, 212 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abeles, Peter A. (1886-1952) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Oltenitza, Romania, February 15, 1886. Republican. Lawyer; accountant; member of New York state senate 22nd District, 1919-20; defeated, 1920, 1922; magistrate. Jewish. Member, B'nai B'rith; Freemasons. Died, apparently of a heart attack, in a stationery store on Eighth Avenue, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 12, 1952 (age 66 years, 210 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Aron Abeles and Rebecca (Isser) Abeles; married, November 11, 1913, to Minerva Lobel.


ABELL (Soundex A140) — See also ABEEL, ABEILLE, ABEL, ABELE, ABELLERA, ABLE, ADELL, ALBE, ALBEE, ALLBEE, ANNABELL, BALE, BEAL, BEALL, BELL, BELLA, BLEA, CABELL, EBEL, ELBA, ISABELL, KABELL, LABBE, OBOYLE.

  ABELL: See also Louis Victor Baughman — John Marshall Butler — Jane Abell Coon — Leverett A. Manwaring
  Abell, Alexander G. — of Michigan; San Francisco, Calif. Republican. U.S. Consul in Honolulu, 1845; member of California state senate, 1863; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, Alvan — of Franklin, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Franklin, 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, Burt — of Calhoun County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 1st District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, C. A. — of Garrett, DeKalb County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, C. L. — of Welsh, Jefferson Davis Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, David H. — of Mt. Morris, Livingston County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 30th District, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, Edward S. — of Smithfield, Johnston County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Johnston County, 1887-88, 1903-04; member of North Carolina state senate 13th District, 1895-98; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1912, 1924 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Abell, Enoch Booth (1855-1924) — also known as Enoch B. Abell — of Leonardtown, St. Mary's County, Md. Born December 13, 1855. Republican. Newspaper editor; St. Mary's County Circuit Court Clerk, 1897-1921; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1900, 1912 (alternate). Died December 13, 1924 (age 69 years, 0 days). Interment at St. Aloysius Gonzaga Catholic Cemetery, Leonardtown, Md.
  Relatives: Son of James F. Abell and Maria J. (Nuthall) Abell.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abell, Frank Dale (1878-1964) — also known as Frank D. Abell — of Morristown, Morris County, N.J. Born in Morristown, Morris County, N.J., July 26, 1878. Republican. Banker; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1925; member of New Jersey state senate from Morris County, 1926-31. Member, Rotary. Died in 1964 (age about 85 years). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Morristown, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of E. Corning Abell and Alice (Tainter) Abell; married, April 2, 1918, to Elvira Dudley Dean.
  Abell, Henry E. (1837-1924) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Cornwall, Orange County, N.Y. Born in Schoharie County, N.Y., June 25, 1837. Republican. Newspaper editor; member of New York state assembly, 1895, 1897 (Kings County 14th District 1895, Kings County 12th District 1897); defeated, 1897; New York City Police Commissioner, 1898-1901. Died in Firthcliffe, Orange County, N.Y., March 12, 1924 (age 86 years, 261 days). Burial location unknown.
  Abell, James G. — People's candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Abell, Jane See Jane Abell Coon
  Abell, John S. — of Waseca County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 13, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Abell, Moseby W. — of Fredonia, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Postmaster at Fredonia, N.Y., 1817-27. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, Myron R. — of Lebanon, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lebanon, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, Norman — of Tombstone, Cochise County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1925-28. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, Oliver C. (b. 1827) — of Wayne, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Augusta, Richmond County, Ga., July 3, 1827. Republican. Member of Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1867; postmaster at Wayne, Mich., 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, P. G. See Pearl G. Abell
  Abell, Parker — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 23rd District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Abell, Pearl G. (1883-1974) — also known as P. G. Abell — of Ashland, Clark County, Kan. Born in Arkansas, November 23, 1883. Republican. Farmer; stockman; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1924, 1932. Died in June, 1974 (age 90 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Marion 'Frank' Abell (1840-1917) and Emma Alice (Hulse) Abell.
  Abell, Robert Ephram (1887-1963) — also known as Robert E. Abell — of Chester, Chester County, S.C. Born in Chester County, S.C., October 12, 1887. Democrat. Surgeon; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1940. Died, from a suspected coronary occlusion, due to emphysema and pneumonia, in Memorial Hospital, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C., March 9, 1963 (age 75 years, 148 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Chester, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Joshua L. Abell and Sophia (Erwin) Abell; married to Alice Hall Glenn (1894-1981).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abell, Robert H. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 9th District, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abell, Sabin — of Vero Beach, Indian River County, Fla. Mayor of Vero Beach, Fla., 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Abell, Sidney — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Postmaster at Chicago, Ill., 1837-41. Burial location unknown.


ABELLERA (Soundex A146) — See also ABEL, ABELL, ARABELLE, BALLERAS, BELLER, BELLERIVE, BELLEROSE, CABELLERO, COLLERAN, DRABELLE, ELSABELLE, GILLERAN, HOLLERAN, LABELLE, LERA, MABELLE, OHALLERAN, ORABELLE, VALLERA, WILLABELLE.

  Abellera, Ellen — of Washington. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


ABELN (Soundex A145) — See also ABEL, ABEN, ALBEN, BALLEN, BELAN, BELNAP, BLANE, NABEL.

  Abeln, Lyle G. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 38-B, 1975-78. Still living as of 1978.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


ABELOVE (Soundex A141) — See also ABEL, BELIVEAU, BELLIVEU, BELOVSKY, BELVA, BOLIVIA, BORDELOVE, BULOVA, FREELOVE, KORBELOVA, LOVE, SELOVER, TRUELOVE.

  Abelove, Milton A. (1912-1986) — of Oneida County, N.Y. Born June 9, 1912. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 36th District, 1938. Died in July, 1986 (age 74 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.


ABELS (Soundex A142) — See also ABEL, ABELES, ABELSON, ABLES, ALBES, ASBEL, BALES, BALLES, BASEL, BASSEL, BASSELL, BEALS, BLASE, SABEL.

  Abels, Charles H. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1943-46, 1949-50, 1955-56. Burial location unknown.


ABELSON (Soundex A142) — See also ABEL, ABELS, ADELSON, BAYLSON, BELSAN, BELSO, BILLSON, BLASINI, BLAZINA, BOLSON, BULSON, ELSON.

  Abelson, Bernard — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 3rd District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Abelson, George — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Abelson, Lazarus — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Abelson, Sidney D. — of Cook County, Ill. Republican. Candidate in primary for Illinois state senate 1st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABEN (Soundex A150) — See also ABAAN, ABELN, ABENA, ABEND, ABER, ABKEN, ADEN, ALBEN, ALLABEN, AUBIN, BANE, BEAN, BENA, EBBIN, EBON, MABEN, RABEN, SCHABEN, UBAN, UBBEN.

  ABEN: See also Antonio Aben de Almar — Antonio Aben de Almar


ABEN-ALMAR (Soundex A154)

  Aben de Almar, Antonio — of Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Honorary Consul-General for Costa Rica in Miami, Fla., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Aben de Almar, Antonio — of Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Honorary Consul for Mexico in Miami, Fla., 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABENA (Soundex A150) — See also ABEN, ABONYI, ADENA, AUBINOE, BENA, EBONA, EBONY.

  ABENA: See also Abena O. Hogan


ABEND (Soundex A153) — See also ABED, ABEN, ABENDROTH, BADEN, BEDAN, BEND, BENDA, BRABENDER, DEBAN, FIREABEND.

  Abend, Judith G. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


ABENDROTH (Soundex A153) — See also ABEND, BENDROSS, BRABENDER, DROTT, FIREABEND, GENDRON, JENDRO, PENDRO, SVENDROWSKI, VENDROUX.

  Abendroth, Otto E. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 19th District, 1909. Burial location unknown.


ABER (Soundex A160) — See also ABAIR, ABBER, ABEN, ABERANT, ABERLE, ABERT, ABNER, ALBER, AVER, BAARE, BABER, BAER, BARE, BARRE, BEAR, BERA, BERRA, BLABER, EBER, FABER, GABER, GRABER, GREABER, HABER, JABER, NABER, OBARR, OBEAR, OBER, OBIER, RAABE, RABE, RABER, REBA, SABER, SCHABER, SEABER, TABER, UEBBER.

  Aber, Edgar — of St. Joseph, Berrien County, Mich. Democrat. Mayor of St. Joseph, Mich.; elected 1907, 1908, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Aber, Jess S. — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABERANT (Soundex A165) — See also ABER, ABERASTAIN, BERAN, BERANCK, BERANEK, BERANS, MERANTIE, ZERANTE.

  Aberant, Kevin E. — of Moorestown, Burlington County, N.J. Mayor of Moorestown, N.J., 2007. Still living as of 2007.


ABERASTAIN (Soundex A162) — See also ABERANT, BERSTEIN, BORSTEIN, BROSTUEN, BURSTEIN, BURSTEN, BURSTION, BURSTON, CHASTAIN, EBERSTEIN, ERASTIC, HASTAIN.

  ABERASTAIN: See also Franklin Aberastain Oro


ABERCROMBIE (Soundex A162) — See also AMBERCROMBIE, BARCROFT, COLOMBI, CROMBIE, GOLOMBIEWSKI, MARCRUM, NORCROSS, PALOMBIA.

  ABERCROMBIE: See also Robert Abercrombie Lovett
  Abercrombie, Alvin — of Alabama. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Abercrombie, Andrew J. — of Leeds, Jefferson County, Ala.; Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Born in Alabama. Republican. Postmaster at Leeds, Ala., 1901-11; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Abercrombie, Florence (1888-1979) — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, October 19, 1888. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford, 1939-40. Female. Died September 7, 1979 (age 90 years, 323 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Ansonia, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Charles Abercrombie (1885-1958).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abercrombie, H. M. — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abercrombie, Howard R. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968 (alternate), 1972, 1976 (alternate), 1980 (alternate). Still living as of 1980.
  Abercrombie, J. C. — of Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa. Born in Pennsylvania. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1869, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Abercrombie, J. H. — of Leeds, Jefferson County, Ala. Postmaster at Leeds, Ala., 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Abercrombie, James (1792-1861) — of Girard (now part of Phenix City), Russell County, Ala. Born in Hancock County, Ga., February 18, 1792. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1820-22, 1824-25, 1838-39; member of Alabama state senate, 1825-33, 1847-50; U.S. Representative from Alabama 2nd District, 1851-55. Died in Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla., July 2, 1861 (age 69 years, 134 days). Interment at Linwood Cemetery, Columbus, Ga.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abercrombie, James I. — of Columbiana, Shelby County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1908, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Abercrombie, James S. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abercrombie, John William (1866-1940) — also known as John W. Abercrombie — of Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala.; Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala. Born near Kellys Creek, St. Clair County, Ala., May 17, 1866. Democrat. Member of Alabama state senate, 1896-98; Alabama superintendent of education, 1898-1902, 1920-27; president, University of Alabama, 1902-11; U.S. Representative from Alabama at-large, 1913-17. Baptist. Member, Kappa Alpha Order; Phi Beta Kappa; Knights of Pythias; Freemasons; Woodmen; Kiwanis. Died in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., July 2, 1940 (age 74 years, 46 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Henry M. Abercrombie and Sarah A. (Kendrick) Abercrombie; married, January 8, 1891, to Rose Merrill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abercrombie, L. A. — of Huntsville, Walker County, Tex. Member of Texas state senate 9th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Abercrombie, Neil (b. 1938) — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., June 26, 1938. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 1970; member of Hawaii state house of representatives, 1975-78; member of Hawaii state senate 16th District, 1979-86; U.S. Representative from Hawaii 1st District, 1986-87, 1991-; defeated in primary, 1986; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; Governor of Hawaii, 2010-. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Married to Nancie Caraway.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Abercrombie, R. H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Abercrombie, R. M. — of Buchanan County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 2nd District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Abercrombie, William Henry (1845-1907) — also known as William H. Abercrombie — of Washington, D.C. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1845. Physician; U.S. Consul in Nagasaki, 1890-97. He stuffed cotton in the cracks around his bedroom doors and windows, and killed himself by turning on the illuminating gas jets, in Washington, D.C., September 5, 1907 (age about 62 years). Interment at Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading, Pa.
  Relatives: Married, December 11, 1901, to Amelia Seyfert (1853-1945).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ABERLE (Soundex A164) — See also ABELE, ABELER, ABER, BEALER, BERLE, EBERLE, HABERLE, HEABERLIN, OBERLE.

  ABERLE: See also Henry Miller Hammond
  Aberle, Emil Julius — also known as Emil J. Aberle — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 18th District, 1902, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Aberle, Sam — of Sabetha, Nemaha County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


ABERNATHY (Soundex A165) — See also ABERNETHY, ATHY, BERNATH, BERNATT, BERNATZ, BIERNAT, CATHYANN, GOVERNATOR, JAYAPATHY.

  ABERNATHY: See also John Calhoun Bell — Edward Everett Eslick
  Abernathy, B. C. — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, David M. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Don — Republican. Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Abernathy, Earl — of Altus, Jackson County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Abernathy, Faye — of Russellville, Pope County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Abernathy, G. E. — of Shawnee, Pottawatomie County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, G. Leo — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Gary — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Abernathy, George T. — of Warwick (now part of Newport News), Va. Mayor of Warwick, Va., 1953-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, James T. — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 2nd Tennessee District, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Jones — of Lincoln County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lincoln County, 1807-08. Burial location unknown.
Kathleen Q. Abernathy Abernathy, Kathleen Quinn (b. 1956) — also known as Kathleen Q. Abernathy — of Kentucky. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., June 5, 1956. Republican. Lawyer; member, Federal Communications Commission, 2001-05. Female. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Image source: Federal Communications Commission
  Abernathy, Leo See G. Leo Abernathy
  Abernathy, Lora — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Abernathy, Luther A. — of Lincoln County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Lincoln County, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Martha Faye — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Abernathy, Matthew — of Pulaski, Giles County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Miles — of Lincoln County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lincoln County, 1779. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Miles W. — of Lincoln County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lincoln County, 1831-32. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Milton — of Perryville, Perry County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Perry County, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Oswald C. — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1948; member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Robert — of Washington. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington at-large, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Robert T. — of Jasper County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County 2nd District, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Sweet Pea — of Altus, Jackson County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Abernathy, Vicki — of Jackson, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Abernathy, Will Kendall — Speaker of the Tennessee State House of Representatives, 1905-07. Burial location unknown.
  Abernathy, Will Tom — of Selmer, McNairy County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABERNETHY (Soundex A165) — See also ABERNATHY, BERNETHY, BERNETTA, BERNETTE, ERNETTE, ETHYL, GARNETH, HERNETT, PERNETTI, PETHYBRIDGE, TERNETTI, VERNETTA, WERNETTE.

  ABERNETHY: See also Abijah Catlin — Robert Jackson Gamble — Ralph Abernethy Gamble — Amidas A. Whitener
  Abernethy, Alonzo (1836-1915) — of Crawford County, Iowa; Osage, Mitchell County, Iowa. Born in Sandusky County, Ohio, April 14, 1836. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1866; president, Des Moines College, 1871; Iowa superintendent of public instruction, 1872-76; president of the original University of Chicago (now defunct), 1876-78. Died in 1915 (age about 79 years). Interment at Osage Cemetery, Osage, Iowa.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abernethy, Alson Edward (1900-1969) — also known as Alson E. Abernethy — of Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Bristol, Addison County, Vt., December 4, 1900. Investment banker; mayor of Pasadena, Calif., 1952-53. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Optimist Club. Died in November, 1969 (age 68 years, 0 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Milo E. Abernethy and Ella (Wing) Abernethy; married, April 18, 1925, to Charlotte Hanna (1901-1990).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abernethy, Andrew — of Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Harwinton, 1836-37; member of Connecticut state senate 15th District, 1838-39. Burial location unknown.
  Abernethy, Augustus H. (c.1838-1884) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born about 1838. Served in the Union Navy during the Civil War; physician; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1881. Died November 10, 1884 (age about 46 years). Burial location unknown.
  Abernethy, Byron — of Lubbock, Lubbock County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abernethy, C. L. — of Plainview, Hale County, Tex. Mayor of Plainview, Tex., 1955. Still living as of 1955.
  Abernethy, Carroll, Jr. See J. Carroll Abernethy, Jr.
  Abernethy, Charles Laban (1872-1955) — also known as Charles L. Abernethy — of New Bern, Craven County, N.C. Born in Burke County, N.C., March 18, 1872. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper publisher; Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1900, 1904; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 3rd District, 1922-35. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Redmen; Elks; Woodmen; Knights of Pythias; Junior Order; Kiwanis. Died in New Bern, Craven County, N.C., February 23, 1955 (age 82 years, 342 days). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery, New Bern, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of John Turner Abernethy and Martha Anna (Scott) Abernethy; married, December 19, 1895, to Minnie M. May.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abernethy, Elisha S. (1806-1869) — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in 1806. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1833; U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, 1853. Died June 4, 1869 (age about 62 years). Interment at Mountain Grove Cemetery, Bridgeport, Conn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abernethy, Elizabeth — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Abernethy, George (1807-1877) — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 7, 1807. Governor of Oregon Territory, 1845-49; newspaper publisher. Methodist. Scottish ancestry. Died in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., March 2, 1877 (age 69 years, 146 days). Interment at River View Cemetery, Portland, Ore.
  Relatives: Married 1830 to Ann Pope.
  The Abernethy Bridge on I-205, crossing the Willamette River between Oregon City & West Linn, Oregon, is named for him.  — The World War II Liberty ship SS George Abernethy (built 1942, scrapped 1960) was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Abernethy, Irene Auble — of Grand Island, Hall County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Abernethy, J. Carroll, Jr. — of Hickory, Catawba County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Abernethy, James A. — of Lincolnton, Lincoln County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1940, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abernethy, Louise Wallis (1909-1998) — also known as Louise W. Abernethy; Louise Wallis; Mrs. Tom Abernethy; "Ludie" — of Talladega, Talladega County, Ala. Born in Talladega, Talladega County, Ala., September 23, 1909. Republican. School teacher; city editor, Talladega Daily Home, 1936-50; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1956 (alternate), 1960 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1964; member of Republican National Committee from Alabama, 1956-68. Female. Presbyterian. Died January 13, 1998 (age 88 years, 112 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Talladega, Ala.
  Relatives: Daughter of Joseph Vann Wallis and Flora (Green) Wallis; married, June 24, 1932, to Thomas Young Abernethy (1908-1968).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abernethy, Russell C. — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Torrington, 1825, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Abernethy, Thomas Gerstle (1903-1998) — also known as Thomas G. Abernethy; Tom Abernethy — of Eupora, Webster County, Miss.; Okolona, Chickasaw County, Miss. Born in Eupora, Webster County, Miss., May 16, 1903. Democrat. Mayor of Eupora, Miss., 1927-29; U.S. Representative from Mississippi, 1943-73 (4th District 1943-53, 1st District 1953-73); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1948, 1956 (alternate), 1960. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Lambda Chi Alpha; Exchange Club. Died in Jackson, Hinds County, Miss., June 11, 1998 (age 95 years, 26 days). Interment at Lakewood Memorial Park, Jackson, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Franklin Abernethy and Minnie Agnes (Jenkins) Abernethy; married, July 5, 1936, to Alice Margaret Lamb.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abernethy, Thomas Young (1908-1968) — also known as Tom Abernethy — of Talladega, Talladega County, Ala. Born in Brookwood, Tuscaloosa County, Ala., April 19, 1908. Newspaper editor and publisher; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1948; Republican candidate for Governor of Alabama, 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1956, 1960 (alternate); Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama at-large, 1962; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1964. Presbyterian. Died, in Baptist Medical Center, Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., March 7, 1968 (age 59 years, 323 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Talladega, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Paul Lee Abernethy and Addie Abernethy; married, June 24, 1932, to Louise Wallis (1909-1998).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abernethy, Mrs. Tom See Louise Wallis Abernethy
  Abernethy, Tom See Thomas Gerstle Abernethy
  Abernethy, Tom See Thomas Young Abernethy
  Abernethy, William C. — of Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Harwinton, 1820. Burial location unknown.


ABERT (Soundex A163) — See also ABER, ALBERT, AUBERT, BAERT, BARRET, BARRETT, BARTE, BARTEE, BATER, BATRE, BERT, BERTA, BETAR, BRETTA, DECHABERT, EBBERT, EBERT, ELIZABERTUS, EUBERT, GABERT, LABERT, LABERTEW, OBERT, RABBETT, RABERT, RABERTS, TABER.

  ABERT: See also Henry Abert Johnson
  Abert, George A. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1877-78; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1882-83, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.


ABESHOUSE (Soundex A122) — See also ALLSHOUSE, BESHOAR, BESHORE, CADABES, HOLSHOUSER, HOUSE, JABES, NEWSHOUSE, SHOUSE, WABESHA.

  Abeshouse, Arthur A. — Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 21st District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.


ABEYTIA (Soundex A130) — See also ABATO, ABBIATI, BLABEY, EYTINGE, LYTIE, MABEY, PABEY, SABEY, SLABEY, VOYTICKY.

  Abeytia, Abram — of Socorro, Socorro County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico Territory, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Abeytia, Ernest F. — also known as Ernie Abeytia — of Milpitas, Santa Clara County, Calif.; San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968, 1972; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Abeytia, Ernie See Ernest F. Abeytia


ABFALTER (Soundex A143) — See also ALTER, DINKFALT, FALTZ, PFALTZ, PFALTZGRAFF.

  Abfalter, Ronald J. — of Elk Rapids, Antrim County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Charlevoix District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.


ABIA (Soundex A100) — See also ABBEY, ABBI, ABIADE, ABIAH, ABIATHAR, SARABIA.

  ABIA: See also Abia Brown — Abia Smucker


ABIADE (Soundex A130) — See also ABED, ABIA, ABID, DEMETRIADES, EFSTRATIADES, GRAZIADEI, MELQUIADES, MILTIADES, STAMATIADES.

  Abiade, Zawdie — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 2nd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.


ABIAH (Soundex A100) — See also ABBEY, ABBI, ABIA, NEDABIAH.

  ABIAH: See also Abiah W. Palmer


ABIATHAR (Soundex A136) — See also ABBIATI, ABIA, CATHARINA, FLATHART, GOLIATH, HIATH, THAR.

  ABIATHAR: See also Abiathar G. Britton — Abiathar Harrison


ABID (Soundex A130) — See also ABED, ABIADE, ABILD, ABIT, BADI, BIDA, RABIDEAU.

  Abid, Neal — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ABIFF (Soundex A110) — See also BAEFF, BIFF, BIFFERATO, BIFFLE, BIFORD, BUFF, BUFFE.

  ABIFF: See also Hiram Abiff Imus, Jr.


ABIGAIL (Soundex A124) — See also AVYGAIL, BIGAREL, CARRIGAIN, GAIL, GAILEY, GAILING, GAILLARD, GAILOR, GAILUSHAS, HABIG.

  ABIGAIL: See also Josiah Abigail Patterson Campbell — Abigail Malmgreen — Abigail Phillips — Abigail D. Tilsner


ABILD (Soundex A143) — See also ABID, BALDI, BIDAL, BILD, BILDERBACK, BILDSOE, OBOLD.

  Abild, George (b. 1876) — of Pukwana, Brule County, S.Dak. Born June 5, 1876. Democrat. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 16th District, 1925-34; Speaker of the South Dakota State House of Representatives, 1933-34; member of South Dakota state senate 15th District, 1935-36. Burial location unknown.


ABIMALECH (Soundex A154) — See also BIMBA, BIMM, DEGRIMALDO, GRIMALDI, MALECHEK, SMALEC, VIMALA.

  Abimalech Coody: See Gulian Crommelin Verplanck


ABINANTI (Soundex A155) — See also ANTI, BENANTI, BENINATI, PANGELINANTENORIO, SABINA, WINANT, WINANTS, ZABINA.

  Abinanti, Thomas J. (born c.1947) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y.; Greenburgh, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., about 1947. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972, 1988 (alternate); candidate for New York state senate 35th District, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


ABINGTON (Soundex A152) — See also ABINTON, BABINGTON, BEBBINGTON, HABINGREITHER, SCHABINGER.

  Abington, Ed L. (1867-1955) — of Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Mo. Born in St. Charles County, Mo., May 17, 1867. Mayor of Poplar Bluff, Mo., 1902. Died in Butler County, Mo., 1955 (age about 88 years). Interment at Poplar Bluff City Cemetery, Poplar Bluff, Mo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abington, Mabel T. (1891-1984) — of Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Mo. Born March 5, 1891. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1948, 1952. Female. Died March 15, 1984 (age 93 years, 10 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Poplar Bluff, Mo.
  Relatives: Married to Herbert Earl 'Jack' Abington (1884-1952).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abington, W. H. See William H. Abington
  Abington, William H. (1870-1951) — also known as W. H. Abington — of Beebe, White County, Ark. Born in Tennessee, January 2, 1870. Democrat. Physician; member of Arkansas state senate, 1910; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1928. Died in Beebe, White County, Ark., March 19, 1951 (age 81 years, 76 days). Interment at Beebe Cemetery, Beebe, Ark.
  Relatives: Son of William Thomas Abington and Mary Jane (Plant) Abington; married, March 31, 1896, to Minnie Mae Herndon (1874-1901); married 1902 to Sarah Ann Sands (1876-1962).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abington, William H. (b. 1921) — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Born in Childress, Childress County, Tex., September 6, 1921. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1947-50. Episcopalian. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward B. Abington and Hal (Crawford) Abington; married to Katherine Ruth Salisbury.


ABINTON (Soundex A153) — See also ABINGTON, BAINTON, BINTLIFF, ROBINTON.

  Abinton, Mrs. Clare — of Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABINZA (Soundex A152) — See also BINZER, KUBINZKY, LINZA, VONKUBINZKY, WEINZAPFEL, ZABINA.

  ABINZA: See also Abinza Gardner


ABIRAM (Soundex A165) — See also ABRAM, HOLABIRD, IRAM, LARANJOFERREIRAMONTEIRO, MIRAMANT, MIRAMONTI, NIRAM, QUIRAM, SABIRT, VERDIRAME, VERDIRAMO, VIRAMONTES, WIRAM.

  ABIRAM: See also Abiram Chamberlain — Abiram Chamberlain — Abiram Duane Salisbury


ABISHA (Soundex A120) — See also ABISHAI, ABISHI, COTABISH, FABISHAK.

  ABISHA: See also Abisha B. Baker


ABISHAI (Soundex A120) — See also ABISHA, ABISHI, COTABISH, FABISHAK.

  ABISHAI: See also Abishai Stoddard


ABISHI (Soundex A120) — See also ABISHA, ABISHAI, BISHIP, COTABISH, FABISHAK.

  ABISHI: See also Abishi C. Cunningham


ABIT (Soundex A130) — See also ABAT, ABBETT, ABBITT, ABID, DELLABITTA, GRABITZ, HABITZ, LABIT, MORABITO, NABITY, RABITAILLE, TABIT, TABITHA.

  ABIT: See also Abit Nix


ABJORNSON (Soundex A126) — See also ASBJORNSON, BJORN, BJORNN, BJORNSETH, BJORNSON, BJORNSSON, BJORNSTAD, BJORNSTJERNE, BYORNSON, SIGBJORNSSON, SVEINBJORN, THORBJORN.

  Abjornson, Alex (1924-2008) — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y.; Seargantsville, Hunterdon County, N.J.; Melbourne, Brevard County, Fla. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., July 21, 1924. Conservative. Candidate for New York state senate 10th District, 1966. Danish ancestry. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died June 15, 2008 (age 83 years, 330 days). Interment at Rosemont Cemetery, Rosemont, N.J.
  Relatives: Married to Celeste Montgomery.


ABKE (Soundex A120) — See also ABC, ABKEN, BAAKE, BABKA, BAKKE, EBKE, RABKIN, TABKE.

  Abke, Flo — of Eastpointe, Macomb County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Eastpointe, Mich., 1999. Female. Still living as of 1999.


ABKEN (Soundex A125) — See also ABEN, ABKE, BABKA, BAKKEN, KNABE, RABKIN, ROBKEN, TABKE.

  ABKEN: See also Glenn N. Felton


ABLE (Soundex A140) — See also ABEEL, ABEL, ABELE, ABELL, ABLEGGEN, ABLEMAN, ABLES, ABLETT, AIMABLE, ALBE, ALBEE, ALLBEE, AMBLE, ANABLE, ANNABLE, AUBLE, BALE, BEAL, BEALL, BELLA, BLEA, CABLE, CONABLE, CONNABLE, CRABLE, EBLE, ELBA, FABLE, FRABLE, GABLE, HABLE, HUXTABLE, KEABLE, LABBE, MARABLE, RABLE, RELIABLE, SCHNABLE, SPONABLE, UIBLE, VENABLE, ZABLE.

  ABLE: See also William Henry Ashley — John Able DeVito — Dan Able Kimball — George Able Sprague
  Able, Barton — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 1st Missouri District, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Able, Daniel — of Missouri. Democrat. Sergeant-at-Arms, Democratic National Convention, 1876. Burial location unknown.


ABLEGGEN (Soundex A142) — See also ABLE, BALGOOYEN, BALLENGEE, BILOGNA, BOLGEN, BOULIGNY, BRUEGGEN, CLEGG, CLEGGITT, EGGEN, HEGGEN, LEGG, LEGGATT, LEGGE, LEGGETT, LEGGIO, LEGGITT, PILEGGI, WEGGEN, WEGGENMANN.

  Ableggen, Linda — of Weston, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


ABLEMAN (Soundex A145) — See also ABLE, ADLEMAN, ALEMAN, EMAN, EMBLEM, GABLEMAN, LEMAN.

  Ableman, Mrs. Benjamin See Bertha Ableman
  Ableman, Benjamin (1890-1976) — of Georgetown, Sussex County, Del.; Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., April 1, 1890. Democrat. Clothing merchant; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1924; Delaware state director, Works Progress Administration; member, Delaware State Highway Commission. Jewish. Member, Rotary; Odd Fellows. Died in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., March 16, 1976 (age 85 years, 350 days). Interment at Beth Emeth Memorial Park, Faulkland, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Abel Ableman and Fannie Ableman; married, March 29, 1908, to Bertha Weinstein (1890-1980) and Bertha Weinstein (1890-1980).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ableman, Bertha (1890-1980) — also known as Bertha Weinstein; Mrs. Benjamin Ableman — of Georgetown, Sussex County, Del.; Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Russia, April 14, 1890. Democrat. Naturalized U.S. citizen; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1936, 1964. Female. Jewish. Died, in Memorial Division Hospital, Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., November 16, 1980 (age 90 years, 216 days). Interment at Beth Emeth Memorial Park, Faulkland, Del.
  Relatives: Married, March 29, 1908, to Benjamin Ableman (1890-1976).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ABLES (Soundex A142) — See also ABELES, ABELS, ABLE, ALBES, ASBEL, BALES, BALLES, BASEL, BASSEL, BASSELL, BEALS, BLASE, CABLES, KEABLES, SABEL, STABLES, VENABLES.

  Ables, Alfred — of Buena Vista, Marion County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Ables, Brenda — of Fayetteville, Lincoln County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996, 2000, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Ables, Martin — of Simmons, Texas County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Texas County, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Ables, Thomas J. — of California. Member of California state assembly 10th District, 1867-69, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Ables, William M. — of South Pittsburg, Marion County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABLETT (Soundex A143) — See also ABLE, BATTELL, BATTLE, BLETT, BLETTNER, BRAMBLETT, HAMBLETT, LETT, NEBLETT, NOBLETT, SUBLETT, SUBLETTE, TALEB.

  ABLETT: See also Laird J. Troyer
  Ablett, Amos J. (1852-1904) — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Schaghticoke, Rensselaer County, N.Y., April 24, 1852. Republican. Grocer; member of New York state assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1895-96. Died October 24, 1904 (age 52 years, 183 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Ablett, Frank S. (1867-1950) — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Born January 12, 1867. Democrat. Mayor of Cohoes, N.Y., 1936-39; Cohoes Industrial Commissioner, 1940-50. Died, in a convalescent home at Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., October 13, 1950 (age 83 years, 274 days). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Philip Ablett and Julia Ablett; married to Mary Ellen Stanton.


ABLITZ (Soundex A143) — See also BABLITCH, BABLITZ, BLITZ, HOBLITZELL, LITZ, PABLITA.

  Ablitz, Raymond (1912-1982) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Belleville, Wayne County, Mich. Born September 5, 1912. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1940. Died in November, 1982 (age 70 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.


ABLONDI (Soundex A145) — See also BALDONI, BLOND, BLONDEAU, BLONDEL, BLONDELL, BLONDIE, BLONDILOCKS, BLONDIN, BLONDY, JABLONSKI, LEBLOND, LONDIS, SABLOFF, SABLOTNY, YABLONSKI, ZABLOCKI, ZABLOTNY.

  Ablondi, William Frederick (1909-1981) — also known as William F. Ablondi — of Seymour, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Massachusetts, August 17, 1909. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Seymour; elected 1940. Italian ancestry. Died in Derby, New Haven County, Conn., July 2, 1981 (age 71 years, 319 days). Interment at St. Augustine Cemetery, Seymour, Conn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ABNER (Soundex A156) — See also ABER, ABNEY, ANER, BANER, BANNER, BARNE, BARREN, BERAN, BERNA, BRENNA, DABNEY, EBNER, ERBAN, KNABNER, MCNABNEY, NABER, RABEN, RABNER, TABNER.

  Abner, B. A. — also known as Bill Abner — of Wallins, Harlan County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 88th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Abner, Bill See B. A. Abner
  Abner, David (1826-1902) — of Texas. Born in slavery in Selma, Dallas County, Ala., 1826. Farmer; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1874; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1875. Baptist. African ancestry. Died in 1902 (age about 76 years). Interment at Old Powder Mill Cemetery, Marshall, Tex.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abner, David — of Conroe, Montgomery County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1912, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Abner, Lalanya M. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Abner, Stacy — Constitution candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ABNEY (Soundex A150) — See also ABNER, ADNEY, BAYNE, DABNEY, DAUBNEY, GIBNEY, KNABNER, MCNABNEY, RABNER, TABNER, WEBNEY.

  ABNEY: See also John Abney Culberson
  Abney, A. A See Asbury Arnold Abney
  Abney, Albert G. — of Harrisburg, Saline County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Abney, Asbury Arnold (1817-1866) — also known as A. A Abney — of Bossier Parish, La. Born in South Carolina, June 28, 1817. Member of Louisiana state senate, 1850; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons. Died November 4, 1866 (age 49 years, 129 days). Interment at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Haughton, La.
  Abney, Ernest A. — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Republican. Acting postmaster at San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Abney, F. S. See Frederick Sherwood Abney
  Abney, Frederick Sherwood (1871-1951) — also known as F. S. Abney — of Brownwood, Brown County, Tex. Born in Angelina County, Tex., August 31, 1871. Democrat. Banker; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Died, from coronary heart disease, in Memorial Hospital, Brownwood, Brown County, Tex., December 19, 1951 (age 80 years, 110 days). Interment at Greenleaf Cemetery, Brownwood, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of James Addison Abney and Susan Elizabeth (Davis) Abney; married to Clara Brian (1885-1960).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abney, Guy (1877-1942) — of Marshall, Saline County, Mo. Born in Morgan County, Mo., June 4, 1877. Democrat. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Saline County, 1931-32, 1937-42; died in office 1942. Died January 17, 1942 (age 64 years, 227 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, December 26, 1927, to Bess Sprigg (died 1933); married, December 28, 1937, to Anna Huggins.
  Abney, Mrs. Guy — of Saline County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Saline County; elected 1942. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abney, John R. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Abney, Marvin L. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Rhode Island, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Abney, Pat A. — of Alaska. Independent candidate for Alaska state senate District I, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Abney, Shelton S. — Member of Missouri state senate 28th District, 1873-78. Burial location unknown.
  Abney, W. O. — of West Virginia. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Abney, William A. — of Lufkin, Angelina County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Lufkin, Tex., 1882-83. Burial location unknown.
  Abney, William L., Jr. — of Walker County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Walker County, 1949-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABOLAFIA (Soundex A141) — See also BOLA, BOLACK, BOLAN, BOLAND, BOLANDER, BOLANOS, BOLARD, COLAFELLA, DABOLL, DAMBOLA, DELAFIELD, DELAFITE, DOLAFF, LAFIENIERE, LAFIN, OLAFSON, ROLAFF, SABOL, SAFIAN, SAMBOLA, SEABOLT, ZABOLIO.

  Abolafia, Sylvia — of Longwood, Seminole County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


ABOMINABLE (Soundex A155) — See also ANABLE, ANNABLE, ANTOMINALLEI, CONABLE, CONNABLE, INABU, KOMINAR, LINABARGER, LINABURY, LOMINAC, SCHNABLE, SHINABARGER, SHINABERGER, SHINABERY, SPONABLE, TOMINAGA, VENABLE, VENABLES.

  Abominable No Man, The: See Llewelyn Sherman Adams


ABONYI (Soundex A150) — See also ABENA, AUBINOE, BONYAI, BONYNGE, EBONA, EBONY, GIBBONY, OLENYIK, PERENYI, SOBONYA, ZIMANYI.

  Abonyi, Malvina (1923-2006) — also known as Malvina Hauk — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich.; Allen Park, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., April 4, 1923. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964, 1968 (alternate). Female. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., March 29, 2006 (age 82 years, 359 days). Interment at Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Leslie Abonyi (1922-1993).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ABOOBAKER (Soundex A112) — See also BABOON, BAKER, BANABAKER, BLANKENBAKER, BOOBAR, BREWBAKER, BRUBAKER, DANZENBAKER, FAZENBAKER, HAWBAKER, HAZELBAKER, NEWBAKER, PENNEBAKER, ROBAK, SNELBAKER, STUDABAKER, STUDEBAKER.

  ABOOBAKER: See also Aboobaker Mahomed


ABORN (Soundex A165) — See also AUBURN, BARON, BARRON, BONAR, BORAN, BORN, EBORN, NABOR, RABON, SEABORN, SEABORNE.

  ABORN: See also Philip Allen — Henry Bowen Anthony — Asa Tarbell Newhall
  Aborn, Alonzo R. (born c.1847) — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Born in Ellington, Tolland County, Conn., about 1847. Republican. Grocer; real estate business; member of Connecticut state senate 19th District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Aborn, Edgar W. (1875-1940) — of Ellington, Tolland County, Conn. Born in 1875. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Ellington, 1908. Died in 1940 (age about 65 years). Interment at Ellington Center Cemetery, Ellington, Conn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Aborn, H. C. — of Ellington, Tolland County, Conn. Postmaster at Ellington, Conn., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Aborn, Thomas — of Rhode Island. U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Cayenne, 1801-06. Burial location unknown.


ABOTT (Soundex A130) — See also ABBOT, ABBOTT, BOTT, CABOT, CHABOT, KABOTA, RABOTEAU, SABOTKA, TOBA.

  ABOTT: See also Jacinta Titialii Abott
  Abott, Alice A. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. University of Illinois trustee; elected 1898. Female. Burial location unknown.


ABOU (Soundex A100) — See also ABBO, ABOU-NADER, ABOUD, ABOUREZK, CHABOUDE, DILLABOUGH, KLABOUCH, LABOUISSE, LABOUTILLIER, NABOURS, SABOURIN, SEABOURN.

  ABOU: See also Milad Abou-Nader


ABOU-NADER (Soundex A153) — See also ABOU, BARONDEAU, NADER.

  Abou-Nader, Milad — of Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Candidate for mayor of Kirkwood, Mo., 2008. Still living as of 2008.


ABOUD (Soundex A130) — See also ABBOUD, ABOU, ABOUREZK, BOUD, CHABOUDE, DILLABOUGH, KLABOUCH, LABOUISSE, LABOUTILLIER, NABOURS, SABOURIN, SEABOURN.

  Aboud, Paula — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Democrat. School teacher; athletic coach; real estate agent; property manager; member of Arizona state senate 28th District, 2006-; appointed 2006. Female. Lesbian. Still living as of 2006.
  See also Wikipedia article


ABOUREZK (Soundex A162) — See also ABOU, ABOUD, BOURELL, BOURETTE, CHABOUDE, DILLABOUGH, KLABOUCH, LABOUISSE, LABOUTILLIER, NABOURS, SABOURIN, SEABOURN.

  Abourezk, James George (b. 1931) — also known as James Abourezk — of Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak. Born in Wood, Mellette County, S.Dak., February 24, 1931. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1968; U.S. Representative from South Dakota 2nd District, 1971-73; U.S. Senator from South Dakota, 1973-79. Lebanese ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Abourezk and Lena Mickel Abourezk; married to Mary Ann Houlton and Sanaa Dieb; married 1982 to Margaret Bethea.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile


ABRA (Soundex A160) — See also ABRAHAM, ABRAHAMS, ABRAM, ABRAMS, ABRAMSON, ABREU, ABRY, AUBRA, AUBREY, AUBRY, AVRA, AWBREY, BARRA, IBRA, SABRA.

  ABRA: See also Abra C. Pettijohn


ABRADELLA (Soundex A163) — See also ADELL, ADELLA, ADELLE, ANNADELLE, BARRADALE, BRADELY, BRADEMAS, BRADEN, BRADER, BRADERMAN, BRADEY, CADELL, DELLA, DICKBRADER, FRADEL, GRADELLE, GUERRADELAVEGA, HRADEL, LABRADOR, NADELL, PRADEL, RADEL, TWADELL.

  ABRADELLA: See also Abradella Jackson


ABRAHAM (Soundex A165) — See also ABRA, ABRAHAMS, ABRAHAMSON, ABRAM, ABROM, BRAHTIN, DEOBRAH, GRAHAM, GRAHAME, IBRAHIM, INGRAHAM.

  ABRAHAM: See also William Leon Jones
  Abraham, Albert — of Roseburg, Douglas County, Ore. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Abraham, Bert James (1895-1983) — also known as Bert Abraham — of Lakewood, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Grand Island, Hall County, Neb., November 27, 1895. Republican. Newspaper publisher; Presidential Elector for California, 1956. Died in November, 1983 (age about 88 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Herman Abraham and Rose (Littman) Abraham; married, June 16, 1923, to Louise Biegler.
  Abraham, Charles — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1845-46, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Abraham, Danny — of West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Democrat. Member, Platform Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Abraham, David — of Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 91st District, 1972, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Abraham, Dean See W. Dean Abraham
  Abraham, Donald L. — Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly 54th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
Spencer Abraham Abraham, Edward Spencer (b. 1952) — also known as Spencer Abraham — of East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich.; Auburn Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Born in East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., June 12, 1952. Republican. Lawyer; Michigan Republican state chair, 1983-90; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984 (delegation chair), 1992 (alternate), 2000; deputy chief of staff to Vice President Dan Quayle, 1990-91; U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1995-2001; defeated, 2000; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2000; U.S. Secretary of Energy, 2001-. Eastern Orthodox. Lebanese ancestry. Member, Federalist Society. Still living as of 2018.
  Relatives: Son of Juliette Elizabeth Abraham (1918-1982) and Eddie Joseph Abraham.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Image source: Occidental Petroleum Corporation
  Abraham, Harvey R. (1895-1973) — of Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis. Born in Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis., January 15, 1895. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; photo finishing business; traveling salesman; real estate broker; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Winnebago County 1st District, 1947-60. Member, American Legion; Elks. Died in November, 1973 (age 78 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Abraham, Isaac M. — of Cass County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cass County, 1889-92. Burial location unknown.
  Abraham, J. P. — of Hennepin County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 4, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Abraham, Jacob W. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 6th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abraham, John — of New Mexico. Democrat. Member of New Mexico corporation commission, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Abraham, Julie See Juliette Elizabeth Abraham
  Abraham, Juliette Elizabeth (1918-1982) — also known as Julie Abraham; Juliette Elizabeth Sear — of East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Spring Valley, Bureau County, Ill., September 14, 1918. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1971-78; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972, 1976. Female. Greek Orthodox. Arabic ancestry. Died in East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., January 25, 1982 (age 63 years, 133 days). Interment at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Lansing, Mich.
  Relatives: Daughter of Michael Sear and Mary (Habib) Sear; married 1946 to Eddie Joseph Abraham; mother of Edward Spencer Abraham (1952-).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abraham, Lazar (1921-1974) — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born August 25, 1921. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 1st District, 1960. Died in Flint, Genesee County, Mich., November 13, 1974 (age 53 years, 80 days). Burial location unknown.
  Abraham, Lot (1838-1920) — of Center Township, Henry County, Iowa. Born in Butler County, Ohio, April 18, 1838. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; farmer; member of Iowa state senate, 1881-84; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1912. United Brethren. Died in Mt. Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa, July 23, 1920 (age 82 years, 96 days). Interment at Abraham Cemetery, Center Township, Henry County, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of John Abraham (1806-1843) and Sarah (McCue) Abraham (1807-1872); married, September 24, 1865, to Sarah Cornelia Alden (1841-1888); married, October 22, 1891, to Mary Blount Blacker (1857-1961).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abraham, Lynne Marsha (b. 1941) — also known as Lynne Abraham; "Deadliest D.A."; "Queen of Death" — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., January 31, 1941. Democrat. Lawyer; common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania, 1981-91; Philadelphia District Attorney, 1991-2010; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 2004, 2008; candidate for mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 2015. Female. Still living as of 2015.
  Relatives: Married 1977 to Edward Felbin (1916-2009; broadcaster better known as 'Frank Ford').
  See also Wikipedia article
  Abraham, Nicholas — of Massachusetts. Candidate in primary for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Abraham, Robert T. — of East Liverpool, Columbiana County, Ohio. Postmaster at East Liverpool, Ohio, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Abraham, Scott — of Aventura, Miami-Dade County, Fla. Candidate for mayor of Aventura, Fla., 2005. Still living as of 2005.
  Abraham, Spencer See Edward Spencer Abraham
  Abraham, Trudie — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Abraham, W. Dean — of Canyon County, Idaho. Republican. Member of Idaho state senate 11th District, 1971-77; appointed 1971. Member, Lions. Still living as of 1977.
  Abraham, William C. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 18th District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Abraham, Wilson — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


ABRAHAMS (Soundex A165) — See also ABRA, ABRAHAM, ABRAHAMSON, ABRAMS, BRAHTIN, BRIGHAMS, CHAMSKI, DEOBRAH, GILHAMS, GRAHAM, GRAHAME, HAMS, HAMSHER, HAMSTEAD, HAMSTRAUT, IBRAHIM, INGRAHAM, NACHAMSON, SHAMS, WADHAMS.

  Abrahams, Albert — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 17th District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Abrahams, Alexander R. (1888-1971) — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in 1888. Republican. Postmaster at Wilmington, Del., 1928-33 (acting, 1928); member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 3rd District, 1934. Died in 1971 (age about 83 years). Interment at Silverbrook Cemetery and Memorial Park, Wilmington, Del.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abrahams, Edward, Jr. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from New Castle County 2nd District, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abrahams, George — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 24th District, 1986, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Abrahams, Joseph — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Abrahams, Kevan — of Hempstead, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Abrahams, Levi — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Postmaster at Savannah, Ga., 1804. Burial location unknown.
  Abrahams, Roberto D. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Honorary Consul for Dominican Republic in Philadelphia, Pa., 1935-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abrahams, Samuel — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 17th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abrahams, William — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.


ABRAHAMSON (Soundex A165) — See also ABRAHAM, ABRAHAMS, ABRAMSON, ABROMSON, ADAMSON, ALAMSON, BRAHTIN, BRAMSON, BRIGHAMS, CHAMSKI, DEOBRAH, GILHAMS, GRAHAM, GRAHAME, HAMS, HAMSHER, HAMSTEAD, HAMSTRAUT, IBRAHIM, INGRAHAM, LAMSON, NACHAMSON, RAMSON, SAMSON, SHAMS, WADHAMS, WILLIAMSON.

  Abrahamson, Dinah — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Abrahamson, Frank O. — of Houston County, Minn. Democrat. Candidate for Minnesota state house of representatives District 1, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Abrahamson, Gus — of Holdrege, Phelps County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1924. Burial location unknown.
M. L. Abrahamson Abrahamson, M. L. (1902-1975) — of Boone County, Iowa. Born in Pilot Mound, Boone County, Iowa, June 19, 1902. Republican. Boone County Treasurer, 1927-32; Iowa state treasurer, 1951-65. Methodist. Scandinavian ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Moose; Lions. Died in February, 1975 (age 72 years, 0 days). Entombed at Resthaven Cemetery, West Des Moines, Iowa.
  Relatives: Married 1926 to Mary Wahl.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Iowa Official Register 1951-52
  Abrahamson, Otto — of Axtell, Kearney County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Abrahamson, Theodore (1900-1978) — of Tigerton, Shawano County, Wis.; Wittenberg, Shawano County, Wis. Born in Lyngdal, Norway, June 24, 1900. Republican. Dairy farmer; grain elevator business; bank director; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Shawano County, 1959-62. Norwegian ancestry. Died in October, 1978 (age 78 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.


ABRAM (Soundex A165) — See also ABIRAM, ABRA, ABRAHAM, ABRAMOVITCH, ABRAMOWITZ, ABRAMS, ABRAMSON, ABROM, ARAM, BRAM.

  Abram, Barbara — of Bridgeton, St. Louis County, Mo. Candidate for mayor of Bridgeton, Mo., 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.
  Abram, Michael — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Abram, Morris Berthold (1918-2000) — also known as Morris Abram — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Fitzgerald, Ben Hill County, Ga., June 19, 1918. Democrat. Rhodes scholar; lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; served on prosecution staff at Nuremburg war crimes trials; U.S. Representative to United Nations European office; worked on Marshall Plan for postwar reconstruction of Europe; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Georgia 5th District, 1952; candidate for nomination for U.S. Senator from New York, 1968; president of Brandeis University, 1968-70; member, U.S. Civil Rights Commission, 1984-86. Jewish. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Kappa Phi; American Bar Association; American Academy of Arts and Sciences; American Jewish Committee; Urban League; Council on Foreign Relations. Died, from a viral infection, in a hospital at Geneva, Switzerland, March 16, 2000 (age 81 years, 271 days). Interment at Woodside Cemetery, Yarmouth Port, Yarmouth, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Abram (1883-1957) and Irene (Cohen) Abram (1897-1979); married, December 23, 1944, to Jane Isabella Maguire (1920-2009; divorced 1974); married, January 25, 1975, to Carlyn (Feldman) Fisher (divorced 1987); married, August 26, 1990, to Bruna Molina.
  Epitaph: He established "one man, one vote" as a principle of American law.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abram, Samuel A. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABRAMOVITCH (Soundex A165) — See also ABRAM, ABRAMOWITZ, ABRAMS, ABRAMSON, BRAMON, CAVALOVITCH, FRANCOVITCH, FRANKOVITCH, MAZZANOVITCH, MOVIUS, NEMOV, NOVAKOVITCH, SENUTOVITCH, UREMOVIC.

  ABRAMOVITCH: See also William Zebulon Foster


ABRAMOWITZ (Soundex A165) — See also ABRAM, ABRAMOVITCH, ABRAMS, ABRAMSON, ADAMOWICZ, ADAMOWSKI, AMBROMOWITZ, BIELAMOWICZ, BRAMON, DOMOWITZ, FROMOWITZ, HAMOWITZ, KAIMOWITZ, MOWITT, MOWITZ, ZAMOW.

  ABRAMOWITZ: See also Sidney Hillman
  Abramowitz, Abraham — Socialist. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abramowitz, Alyson L. — of Cupertino, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000 (alternate), 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Abramowitz, Jacob — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Abramowitz, Max — of New York. Socialist. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abramowitz, Morton Isaac (b. 1933) — also known as Morton I. Abramowitz — of Massachusetts; Washington, D.C. Born in Lakewood, Ocean County, N.J., January 20, 1933. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Hong Kong, 1963-66; U.S. Ambassador to Thailand, 1978-81; Turkey, 1989-91. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Phi Beta Kappa. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Mendel Abramowitz and Dora (Smith) Abramowitz; married, September 13, 1959, to Sheppie Glass.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Abramowitz, Susan I. — of New York. Democrat. Presidential Elector for New York, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


ABRAMS (Soundex A165) — See also ABRA, ABRAHAMS, ABRAM, ABRAMOVITCH, ABRAMOWITZ, ABRAMSON, BRAMSON, BRIGHAMS.

  ABRAMS: See also Joyce A. Fadem — La Vega G. Kinne
  Abrams, A. David (b. 1919) — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., November 19, 1919. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; furniture merchant; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1961-64; appointed 1961. Jewish. Member, B'nai B'rith; Civitan; Jaycees; Moose; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel I. Abrams and Esther (Block) Abrams; married, August 11, 1943, to Ruth R. Levy.
  Abrams, Allen — of Wausau, Marathon County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Annie — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Abrams, Bernice — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Abrams, Carol Ruth — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Abrams, Charles — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Liberal. Vice-chair of New York Liberal Party, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Abrams, David See A. David Abrams
  Abrams, Edward Everett — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Edward Everett
  Abrams, Edward T. (b. 1860) — of Dollar Bay, Houghton County, Mich. Born in Eagle River, Keweenaw County, Mich., November 20, 1860. Republican. Physician; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Houghton County 2nd District, 1907-08. Member, American Medical Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Michael Abrams and Lydia Abrams.
  Abrams, Elias — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Frances R. — of Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Abrams, Franklin E. — of Hamburg, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Abrams, George J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 7th District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Harry — of Chester, Hancock County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Chester, W.Va., 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Abrams, Henry — of Fairfield County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Fairfield County, 1802. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Henry — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York American Labor Party Executive Committee, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, J. Marc — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1996, 2000; Presidential Elector for Oregon, 1996. Still living as of 2000.
  Abrams, Jack — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940 (alternate), 1944, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Joyce See Joyce A. Fadem
  Abrams, Leslie Joyce (b. 1974) — Born in Madison, Dane County, Wis., 1974. U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Georgia, 2014-. Female. African ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Abrams, Lewis A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 31st District, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Marc See J. Marc Abrams
  Abrams, Marie — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Abrams, Marvin Eugene — also known as Marvin E. Abrams — of Whitmire, Newberry County, S.C. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state senate from Newberry County, 1937-56; resigned 1956; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1940, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Mary G. — Peace and Freedom candidate for Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Abrams, Max — of Campbellsburg, Washington County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Melville E. (1912-1966) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 14, 1912. Democrat. Lawyer; secretary to U.S. Rep. Isidore Dollinger; member of New York state assembly, 1955-66 (Bronx County 5th District 1955-65, 90th District 1966); died in office 1966. Jewish. Member, Elks; Knights of Pythias; American Jewish Congress; Lions; B'nai B'rith; Zionist Organization of America; Urban League; NAACP. Died, from a heart attack, in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., October 10, 1966 (age 54 years, 238 days). Interment at Beth El Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Ann Soffrin.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Abrams, Michael Fred — Socialist. Socialist Equality candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Abrams, Robert (b. 1938) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., July 4, 1938. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1966-69 (89th District 1966, 81st District 1967-69); borough president of Bronx, New York, 1970-78; resigned 1978; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984; New York state attorney general, 1979-93; Presidential Elector for New York, 1988; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1992. Jewish. Member, B'nai B'rith; American Jewish Congress; Zionist Organization of America; Knights of Pythias; Phi Sigma Delta; NAACP; Americans for Democratic Action. Still living as of 2000.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Abrams and Dorothy (Kaplan) Abrams.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Abrams, Ron See Ronald L. Abrams
  Abrams, Ronald L. — also known as Ron Abrams — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1989-2006 (District 45-A 1989-2002, District 43-B 2003-06). Still living as of 2006.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Abrams, Ronnie (b. 1968) — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1968. U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 2012-. Female. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Abrams, Rosalie Silber — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate District 11; elected 1970. Female. Still living as of 1970.
  Abrams, Samuel — of Massachusetts. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 12th District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Stacey — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Abrams, Stan — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Abrams, Stephen (born c.1943) — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Born about 1943. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Abrams, Steven L. — of Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Fla. Born in Iowa. Lawyer; mayor of Boca Raton, Fla., 2001-07. Still living as of 2007.
  Abrams, Thomas B. — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Mayagüez, 1845-46; U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Mayagüez, 1846-49. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Thomas D. — of Ringoes, Hunterdon County, N.J. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 2002 (Libertarian, 12th District), 2004 (Libertarian, 7th District), 2008 (Prosperity Not War, 7th District). Still living as of 2008.
  Abrams, Wendy — of Highland Park, Lake County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Abrams, William J. — of Green Bay, Brown County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1864-67; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  Abrams, Winford — of Green Bay, Brown County, Wis. Mayor of Green Bay, Wis., 1915-16, 1921; defeated, 1916. Burial location unknown.


ABRAMSON (Soundex A165) — See also ABRA, ABRAHAMSON, ABRAM, ABRAMOVITCH, ABRAMOWITZ, ABRAMS, ABROMSON, ADAMSON, ALAMSON, BRAMSON, LAMSON, NACHAMSON, RAMSON, RAMSOUR, SAMSON, WILLIAMSON.

  Abramson, Ann E. — Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1957-58. Female. Still living as of 1958.
  Abramson, Arnold — of Houghton County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Houghton County 2nd District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abramson, Eddie See Edward Abramson
  Abramson, Edward (1920-2012) — also known as Eddie Abramson — of Howard Beach, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 21, 1920. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of New York state assembly 32nd District, 1973-90; defeated in primary, 1990; Majority Whip, 1985-90. Jewish. Died, from pneumonia and kidney failure, in Chiangmai, Thailand, May 10, 2012 (age 91 years, 232 days). Interment somewhere in Israel.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Abramson and Mollie Abramson; married 1948 to Gloria Schwartz.
  Abramson, Elliott (b. 1939) — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y.; Bayside, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., September 26, 1939. Democrat. Lawyer; law professor; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Still living as of 1973.
  Relatives: Son of Max Abramson and Kate (Heichman) Abramson; married 1964 to Rochelle Lattman.
  Abramson, Irving — of New Jersey. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abramson, Jerry Edwin (b. 1946) — also known as Jerry E. Abramson; "Mayor for Life" — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born September 12, 1946. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Louisville, Ky., 1986-98, 2003-11; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1996; Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 2011-. Jewish. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail


ABRECHT (Soundex A162) — See also ALBRECHT, BRECHT, LABRECHE, LABRECQUE, OBRECHT, RECHT.

  Abrecht, George F. — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abrecht, William B. — of Maryland. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


ABREGO (Soundex A162) — See also BREG, BREGA, BREGGER, BREGLIA, FLORESDEABREGO, GORBEA, HUIBREGTSE, REGO.

  Abrego, Marog — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


ABREU (Soundex A160) — See also ABRA, ABRY, AUBRA, AUBREY, AUBRY, AWBREY, BAUER, BREUER, BREUNINGER, BREUNNIG, BREUX, IBRA, POLANCO-ABREU.

  ABREU: See also Santiago Polanco-Abreu


ABRIL (Soundex A164) — See also APRIL, BARILL, BLAIR, BRAIL.

  Abril, Anthony R., Jr. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1967-70, 1973-82. Burial location unknown.


ABRISS (Soundex A162) — See also BARRIS, BRISSEL, BRISSENDEN, BRISSETTE, BRISSON, ZABRISKIE.

  ABRISS: See also Thomas Nast


ABROM (Soundex A165) — See also ABRAHAM, ABRAM, ABROMSON, AMBRO, AVROM, BOMAR, BOORAM, BROM, RAMBO.

  ABROM: See also Abrom Chambers


ABROMSON (Soundex A165) — See also ABRAHAMSON, ABRAMSON, ABROM, BRAMSON, BROMSTAD, DROMS, MALCOMSON, ROMSDALE, THOMSON, TOMSON, TOMSOVIC.

  Abromson, Miriam — of Portland, Jay County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.


ABRONOWITZ (Soundex A165) — See also ARONOW, ARONOWITZ, BRONO, CIABRONE, DINOWITZ, GERSHANOWITZ, GRONOWICZ, JANOWITZ, KANOWITZ, RABINOWITZ, RUBINOWITZ.

  Abronowitz, Dale M. — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Candidate in primary for mayor of Lansing, Mich., 2005. Still living as of 2005.


ABRUSCATO (Soundex A162) — See also ABRUZZINO, ABRUZZO, AMBRUSCO, BRUSCH, BRUSCHI, FUSCALDO, LABRUCE, LABRUM, LABRUNA, LABRUNERIE, LABRUZZO, MOSCATELLO, MUSCARELLA, MUSCATELLO, SCATES, SCATTERDAY, SCATTERGOOD, SCATURRO.

  Abruscato, Judy — of Wheeling, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Wheeling, Illinois; defeated, 2005; elected 2009. Female. Still living as of 2009.


ABRUZZINO (Soundex A162) — See also ABBRUZZESE, ABRUSCATO, ABRUZZO, AZZINARO, COZZINI, COZZINS, FAZZINO, LABRUCE, LABRUM, LABRUNA, LABRUNERIE, LABRUZZO, MAZZINI, PETRUZZELLO, SPOLZINO, VIZZINI.

  ABRUZZINO: See also Robert R. Nelson


ABRUZZO (Soundex A162) — See also ABBRUZZESE, ABRUSCATO, ABRUZZINO, FANTAUZZO, GUZZO, GUZZONE, JANNUZZO, LABRUCE, LABRUM, LABRUNA, LABRUNERIE, LABRUZZO, MONGELLUZZO, PETRUZZELLO, SCAVUZZO.

  Abruzzo, Leonora — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Abruzzo, Matthew T. (1889-1971) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 30, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; clerk to U.S. Judge Martin T. Manton; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, 1936-66; took senior status 1966; senior judge, 1966-71. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Died, from a heart attack, in Potomac, Montgomery County, Md., May 28, 1971 (age 82 years, 28 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Leonard Abruzzo and Jennie Abruzzo; married 1926 to Jane Cecelia Miller.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
  Abruzzo, Salvatore J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABRY (Soundex A160) — See also ABRA, ABREU, AMBRY, AUBRA, AUBREY, AUBRY, AWBREY, BARRY, BRAY, IBRA, MABRY, RABY.

  Abry, Charles Leo — of Cranford, Union County, N.J. Mayor of Cranford, N.J., 1877, 1886-87. Burial location unknown.
  Abry, George J. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1924. Burial location unknown.


ABSALOM (Soundex A124) — See also ABSALON, ABSOLAM, ABSOLOM, HVAMBSAL, KLEBSATTEL, LOEBSACK, REBSAMEN, SALOME, SALOMEA, SALOMON, SALOMONSON, SAMBOLA.

  Absalom, Frank S. — of Florence, Burlington County, N.J. Democrat. Chair of Burlington County Democratic Party, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Absalom, William H. — of Florence, Burlington County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1916. Burial location unknown.


ABSALON (Soundex A124) — See also ABSALOM, BAZELON, HVAMBSAL, KLEBSATTEL, LOEBSACK, REBSAMEN, VARSALONA, VASALONYER.

  ABSALON: See also Absalon Knotts


ABSHER (Soundex A126) — See also ABSHIER, ABSHIRE, ASHER, HIBSHMAN, SHER, TIBSHRAENY.

  Absher, Albert — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Oregon, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Absher, Clyde B. (1899-1978) — of Downers Grove, DuPage County, Ill. Born November 3, 1899. Village president of Downers Grove, Illinois, 1953-54. Died in January, 1978 (age 78 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Absher, Jack — of Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Absher, Roy (born c.1926) — of North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, N.C. Born about 1926. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ABSHIER (Soundex A126) — See also ABSHER, ABSHIRE, GASHIER, HEITSHIER, HIBSHMAN, HIER, MOSHIER, SHIER, SHIERS, TIBSHRAENY.

  Abshier, Ed See Edward Abshier
  Abshier, Edward — also known as Ed Abshier — of Missouri. Christian Nationalist candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 13th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ABSHIRE (Soundex A126) — See also ABSHER, ABSHIER, HIBSHMAN, HIRE, TIBSHRAENY.

  Abshire, F. Presley — of Sonoma County, Calif. Member of California state senate, 1949-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abshire, Patten — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Abshire, Presley See F. Presley Abshire
  Abshire, Sheryl R. — of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


ABSOLAM (Soundex A124) — See also ABSALOM, ABSOLOM, BABSON, BRABSON, DGEROLAMO, DIGIROLAMO, GIROLAMI, LABSON, MABSON, SAMBOLA, WOOLAM.

  ABSOLAM: See also Absolam Cordery


ABSOLOM (Soundex A124) — See also ABSALOM, ABSOLAM, BABSON, BRABSON, LABSON, MABSON, SOLOM, SOLOMAN, SOLOMITH, SOLOMON, SOLOMONS, SOLOMONSON, SOLOMONT.

  ABSOLOM: See also Absolom Madden West


ABSTON (Soundex A123) — See also ASTON, BABST, BASTON, BASTOON, BATSON, BATTSON, BROBSTON, EBSTEIN, PABST.

  Abston, Pippa — Green. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


ABT (Soundex A130) — See also ABTHORPE, APT, BATT, CRABTREE, NABTI, TABB.

  ABT: See also John Anderegg
  Abt, Clark C. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 8th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Abt, John — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Vice-chair of New York American Labor Party, 1949; member of New York American Labor Party Executive Committee, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Abt, Paul W. — of Illinois. Member of Illinois state senate 49th District, 1915-19, 1927-31. Burial location unknown.


ABTHORPE (Soundex A136) — See also ABT, APTHORP, APTHORPE, BORBTHY, BUCKTHORPE, CHORPENING, CRABTREE, DALTHORP, ELLITHORP, GOLDTHORPE, GUNTHORPE, LAPTHORP, LEVENTHORPE, NABTI, PAILTHORP, STAINTHORPE, THORP, THORPE.

  ABTHORPE: See also Thomas Abthorpe Cooper


ABUGHAZALAH (Soundex A122) — See also BAZALEEL, BEAZALEEL, BUGH, CALAHAN, FALAHEE, GHAZEY, HAZAEL, HAZAMA, HAZARD, KALAHAR, LAZALDE, MAZALESKI, SKRYZALA, ZALA, ZALAMEA, ZALAR.

  Abu-Ghazalah, Maad H. (b. 1962) — of Pacifica, San Mateo County, Calif. Born in Nablus, West Bank, June 1, 1962. Libertarian. Software consultant; candidate for U.S. Representative from California 12th District, 2002. Muslim. Arabic ancestry. Still living as of 2002.


ABUISSA (Soundex A120) — See also ABAZIA, BUISSON, BUIST, DUBUISSON, EBESU, ISSA, LABOUISSE, LEBUIS, MARQUISS, TOUISSANT.

  Abuissa, Newman — of Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ABUSHUMAYS (Soundex A125) — See also BABUSHKINA, MAYS, MAYSBURY, MAYSE, MAYSEL, MAYSELLES, MAYSON, MAYSOON, RANDABUSH, SHUMACHER, SHUMAKE, SHUMAKER, SHUMAN, SHUMARD, SHUMATE.

  Abu-Shumays, Abaan — of California. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from California 16th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


ABYVON (Soundex A115) — See also BYVANCK, EYVON, YVON.

  Abyvon, George — of Norfolk, Va. Mayor of Norfolk, Va., 1754-55, 1767-68, 1771-72, 1774-75, 1779-80. Burial location unknown.


ABZUG (Soundex A122) — See also BASSAGE, BZUROFF, KABZINSKI, KOBZA, MACZUGA, ZUG, ZUGGER, ZUGSWORTH.

Bella S. Abzug Abzug, Bella Savitzky (1920-1998) — also known as Bella S. Abzug; Bella Savitzky; "Battlin' Bella"; "Mother Courage"; "Bellicose Bella" — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., July 24, 1920. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1971-77 (19th District 1971-73, 20th District 1973-77); defeated, 1978 (18th District), 1986 (20th District); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1996; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from New York, 1976; candidate in primary for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1977; member of Democratic National Committee from New York, 1993. Female. Jewish. Member, Urban League; National Organization for Women; American Civil Liberties Union; Americans for Democratic Action; American Jewish Congress. Inducted, National Women's Hall of Fame, 1994. Died, of complications from heart surgery, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 31, 1998 (age 77 years, 250 days). Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Daughter of Emanuel Savitzky (1882-1933) and Esther Savitzky; married, June 4, 1944, to Maurice Martin Abzug (1916-1986).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail — National Women's Hall of Fame
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Abzug, Denver's Bella: See Arie Parks Taylor
  Abzug, Liz J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


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