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ASHLEY-COTLEUR (Soundex A242)

  Ashley-Cotleur, Catherine A. — of Hagerstown, Washington County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


ASHLIN (Soundex A245) — See also ASHLINE, BASHLINE, BESHLIN, BLUNTSHLI, LASHIN, RUSHLIGHT, SHINALL, SHLICKERMAN, SHLIVEK.

  ASHLIN: See also Hugh Augustus White


ASHLINE (Soundex A245) — See also ASHLIN, BASHLINE, BESHLIN, BLUNTSHLI, CATHLINE, KEICHLINE, LINE, NEHASIL, ROETHLINE, RUSHLIGHT, SHLICKERMAN, SHLIVEK, SMITHLINE.

  Ashline, Edward Vern (1897-1946) — also known as Edward Ashline — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt.; Lebanon, Grafton County, N.H.; St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt. Born in Richmond, Chittenden County, Vt., December 8, 1897. Democrat. Managed Texaco filling stations; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1928. Died, from coronary sclerosis, in St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt., August 9, 1946 (age 48 years, 244 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, St. Albans, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Cornelius Ashline and Mary (La Roche) Ashline; married, June 21, 1920, to Gladys Laforce (1899-1970).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ASHLOCK (Soundex A242) — See also HASSLOCK, LOCK, OSHLO, SHLOMIT.

  ASHLOCK: See also Leonard Max Schwabe
  Ashlock, Tom — of Lewistown, Fergus County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Ashlock, William L. — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


ASHMAN (Soundex A255) — See also ASHMON, ASHMUN, ASMAN, CASHMAN, ESCHMAN, ESCHMANN, ESHMAN, HAASMANN, HASMAN, ISHMAN, OSCHMANN, PASHMAN, USHMAN.

  ASHMAN: See also Ashman Henry Vandivert
  Ashman, Frederick See R. Frederick Ashman
  Ashman, R. Frederick — of Warren, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Warren; elected 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Ashman, W. T. — of New York. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868. Burial location unknown.


ASHMEAD (Soundex A253) — See also ESTABLISHMENT, KASHMERICK, MEAD, SCHMID, SCHMIED, SCHMUDDE, SHMELESKEY, SMEAD.

  ASHMEAD: See also Joseph Clay — John Randolph Clay — William Ashmead Courtenay — Ashmead Forrester Pringle, Jr.
  Ashmead, Fred — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 138th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Ashmead, John — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ashmead, John Wayne — also known as John W. Ashmead — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1849-54. Burial location unknown.
  Ashmead, Warren B. — of Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; chair of Queens County Republican Party, 1939-42; member of New York Republican State Executive Committee, 1945. Burial location unknown.


ASHMON (Soundex A255) — See also ASHMAN, ASHMORE, ASHMUN, CASHMORE, ESCHMAN, ESCHMANN, ESHMAN, ESHMONT, HAMMONS, HANSOM, HOMANS, ISHMAN, MONASH, OSCHMANN, RECHMOND, RICHMOND, RUSHMORE, SHAMON, SHMORHUN, USHMAN, WASHMON.

  ASHMON: See also Ashmon H. Catlin


ASHMORE (Soundex A256) — See also ASHMON, CASHMORE, ESHMONT, MARCHMORE, MORE, MUCHMORE, RUSHMORE, SCHMORRENBERG, SHMORHUN, WASHMON.

  ASHMORE: See also Carroll Ashmore Campbell, Jr. — Henry Varnum Poor
  Ashmore, Clinton N. — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Florida, 1961-69, 1975-76. Still living as of 1976.
  Ashmore, Frank — of Lebanon, Laclede County, Mo. Mayor of Lebanon, Mo., 1944-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ashmore, John Durant (1819-1871) — of South Carolina. Born in Greenville District (now Greenville County), S.C., August 18, 1819. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1848-53; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 5th District, 1859-60. Died in Sardis, Panola County, Miss., December 5, 1871 (age 52 years, 109 days). Interment at Black Jack Cemetery, Near Sardis, Panola County, Miss.
  Relatives: Cousin *** of Robert Thomas Ashmore (1904-1989).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ashmore, Robert Thomas (1904-1989) — of Greenville, Greenville County, S.C. Born in Greenville County, S.C., February 22, 1904. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 4th District, 1953-69. Baptist. Member, Elks; Odd Fellows; Woodmen; American Legion; Reserve Officers Association; Jaycees; Junior Order; Exchange Club. Died in Greenville, Greenville County, S.C., October 5, 1989 (age 85 years, 225 days). Interment at White Oak Baptist Church Cemetery, Greenville, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of John Thomas Ashmore and Lena (Smith) Ashmore; married, February 6, 1942, to Willie Vance Linthicum; cousin *** of John Durant Ashmore (1819-1871).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ashmore, Thomas — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Ashmore, William L. — of Trenton, Mercer County, N.J. Born in New Jersey. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1861-81. Burial location unknown.


ASHMUN (Soundex A255) — See also ASHMAN, ASHMON, ASHNUM, DELASHMUTT, DESHMUKH, ESCHMAN, ESCHMANN, ESHMAN, HUSMAN, HUSMANN, ISHMAN, LACHMUND, OSCHMANN, SHUMAN, USHMAN.

  ASHMUN: See also Ashmun C. Henry
  Ashmun, B. I. See Bernard Ira Ashmun
  Ashmun, Bernard Ira (b. 1871) — also known as B. I. Ashmun — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Rutland, Rutland County, Vt., July 18, 1871. Democrat. Manufacturer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1920; director, Bridgeport Hospital. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arcanum. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Sydney Ashmun and Rose (Hershfield) Ashmun; married to Lillian Louise Armstrong.
  Ashmun, Eli Porter (1770-1819) — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Born in Blandford, Hampden County, Mass., June 24, 1770. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1803; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1808; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1816-18; resigned 1818. Died in Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass., May 10, 1819 (age 48 years, 320 days). Interment at Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Mass.
  Relatives: Father of George Ashmun (1804-1870).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Ashmun, George (1804-1870) — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Blandford, Hampden County, Mass., December 25, 1804. Whig. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1833, 1835-36, 1838, 1841; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1841; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1838-39; delegate to Whig National Convention from Massachusetts, 1839 (member, Balloting Committee); U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1845-51. Died in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., July 16, 1870 (age 65 years, 203 days). Interment at Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Eli Porter Ashmun (1770-1819).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


ASHNUM (Soundex A255) — See also ASHMUN, FLASHNER, HUSMAN, HUSMANN, KASHNER, POTASHNICK, SCHNUCK, SCHNUR, SCHNURE, SCHNURMACHER, SCHNURR, SHUMAN, USHMAN.

  ASHNUM: See also Ashnum A. A. Knappen


ASHOK (Soundex A220) — See also ASHOOH, BASHOR, BASHORE, CASHOW, KOMESHOK, SEASHOAL, SEASHOLS, SEASHORE.

  ASHOK: See also Ashok T. Amin — Ashok K. Malhotra


ASHOOH (Soundex A200) — See also ASHOK, ASHY, AYESHA, BASHOR, BASHORE, CASHOW, ESHOO, ISHOY, OSHAY, OSHEA, SEASHOAL, SEASHOLS, SEASHORE.

  Ashooh, Rich — of Bedford, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ASHTABULA (Soundex A231) — See also ARAMBULA, ASHTON, BABULAL, CARAMBULA, CEBULA, KAMERSHTAIN, MUSHTAQ, NAISHTAT, TRIBULATO, VASHTI.

  Ashtabula, The Lion of: See Joshua Reed Giddings


ASHTON (Soundex A235) — See also ASHETON, ASHTABULA, ASTON, HASTON, RUSHTON, SCHETTINI, SCHETTINO, SCHOUTEN, VASHTI.

  ASHTON: See also Ashton Alexander — Ashton W. Caney — Ashton Dovell — Robert Ashton Everett — Ashton Fenet — Ashton File — Charles Dudley Blake Fisk — Ashton Hayward III — Robert Ashton Herrera — Ashton Jones — Ashton E. Liscum — Don Lathrop Love — Ashton M. Mabee — John Ashton MacKenzie — Ashton J. Mouton — Ashton Parker — Ashton Rollins — Mark Ashton Saunders — Ashton Cokayne Shallenberger — Ashton B. T. Smith — Theo Ashton Thompson — Ashton Townes — Ashton Hillard Williams
  Ashton, Alice E. — of Redlands, San Bernardino County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Ashton, Augustus Trask — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 2nd District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ashton, Burdet — of King George County, Va. Delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from King George County, 1788. Burial location unknown.
  Ashton, C. R. — of Albany, Linn County, Ore. Mayor of Albany, Ore., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ashton, Cathaleen L. — of Wayland, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Ashton, Charles W. — of McKees Rocks, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Burgess of McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania; elected 1941. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ashton, Chester H. — of Knoxville, Tioga County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Ashton, Colleen M. — of Woodside, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Ashton, Dale — of Lehi, Utah County, Utah. Candidate for mayor of Lehi, Utah, 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Ashton, George A. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 41st District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Ashton, J. M. — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Ashton, Jeremy — of Goochland, Goochland County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ashton, John — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 4th District, 1925-28. Burial location unknown.
  Ashton, Joseph — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Ashton, Kendrick — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ashton, Linda M. — of Plano, Collin County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Ashton, Mark — of Lawton, Comanche County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Ashton, Mashea — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Ashton, Philip T. — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives 80th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Ashton, Russ See Russell A. Ashton
  Ashton, Russell A. — also known as Russ Ashton — of Wayland, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2000 (alternate), 2004 (alternate), 2008; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 2000. Still living as of 2008.
  Ashton, William H. — of Chester County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Chester County 2nd District; elected 1954, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ashton, William P. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 4th District, 1923, 1924, 1927, 1928. Burial location unknown.


ASHUR (Soundex A260) — See also ASCHER, ASHER, ASHURST, EASHUM, ESCHER, LASHUTKA, SHEARJASHUB, SHUR, TASHUDA, USHER.

  ASHUR: See also Ashur Ware


ASHURST (Soundex A262) — See also ASHHURST, ASHUR, EASHUM, HURST, LASHUTKA, SHEARJASHUB, TASHUDA.

  ASHURST: See also Tilghman Ashurst Howard
  Ashurst, Henry Fountain (1874-1962) — also known as Henry F. Ashurst; "The Cowboy Senator"; "Fountain"; "Dean of Inconsistency"; "Five-Syllable Henry"; "Silver-Tongued Sunbeam of the Painted Desert" — of Prescott, Yavapai County, Ariz. Born near Winnemucca, Humboldt County, Nev., September 13, 1874. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Arizona territorial House of Representatives, 1896; member of Arizona territorial senate, 1902; Coconino County District Attorney, 1905-08; delegate to Arizona state constitutional convention, 1911; U.S. Senator from Arizona, 1912-41. Catholic. Famed for saying "No senator can change his mind quicker than I." Actor in a cameo role in the 1962 movie Advise & Consent. Suffered a stroke, and died two weeks later, in Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C., May 31, 1962 (age 87 years, 260 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Prescott, Ariz.
  Relatives: Son of William Henry Ashurst and Sarah Elizabeth (Bogard) Ashurst; married, March 2, 1904, to Elizabeth (McEvoy) Reno.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial


ASHVILLE (Soundex A214) — See also ARASHVAND, FRANCHVILLE, KRATOCHVIL, METHVIN, RUTHVIN, SCHAIVLY, SCHEVILL, SCHIAVELLI, SHIVELY, SHOVELL.

  ASHVILLE: See also Gilbert Ashville Pierce


ASHWILL (Soundex A240) — See also ASHWIN, ASHWOOD, ASHWORTH, CASHWELL, FISHWICK, GASHWEILER, GASHWILER, GERSHWIN, GESHWILER, GISHWILLER, HATTENSCHWILLER, SAWHILL, SCHEWEL, SCHWALL, SHEWELL, SHOWELL, WALISH, WILL.

  Ashwill, George B. — of Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Windsor, 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.


ASHWIN (Soundex A250) — See also ASHWILL, ASHWOOD, ASHWORTH, CASHWELL, FISHWICK, GASHWEILER, GASHWILER, GERSHWIN, GESHWILER, GISHWILLER, INSHAW, SCHWAN, SCHWENN, SCHWIN, SCHWINN, SHAWAN.

  Ashwin, Roy G. — of Oakland County, Mich. Farmer-Labor candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 2nd District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ASHWOOD (Soundex A230) — See also ASHWILL, ASHWIN, ASHWORTH, BRUSHWOOD, CASHWELL, GASHWEILER, GASHWILER, RICHWOOD, SCHWOOB, WOOD.

  Ashwood, Bud See William Michael Ashwood
  Ashwood, William Michael — also known as William M. Ashwood; Bud Ashwood — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Austin, Tex., 1981, 1985, 1988. Still living as of 1988.


ASHWORTH (Soundex A263) — See also ASHWILL, ASHWIN, ASHWOOD, BRUSHWOOD, CASHWELL, CLATHWORTHY, GASHWEILER, GASHWILER, ORTH, SCHWEIGHARDT, SCHWEIGHART, SCHWERT, SCHWERTE, SOUTHWORTH, WORTH.

  ASHWORTH: See also Benjamin Augustine Enloe — James D. Hinkle, Jr.
  Ashworth, Annetta — of Southington, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Ashworth, Ben H. (b. 1888) — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Born in Rocky Gap, Bland County, Va., July 9, 1888. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of West Virginia state senate 7th District, 1925-28; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1937; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1940; circuit judge in West Virginia for the 10th Judicial Circuit, 1945. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Moose; Odd Fellows; American Legion; American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Ashworth, David D. — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1932, 1936; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia, 1932-33. Burial location unknown.
  Ashworth, Eugene B. — of New Jersey. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 3rd District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Ashworth, Harvey — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1960, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Ashworth, James — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in England. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 1st Pennsylvania District, 1879. English ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Ashworth, Lon L. — of Welch, McDowell County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of McDowell County Republican Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ashworth, P. J. — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 10th District, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ashworth, Robert Johnson (1909-2008) — also known as Robert J. Ashworth — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Born in McDowell County, W.Va., May 8, 1909. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; chair of Raleigh County Republican Party, 1949-54; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1956; president and part owner, Richmond Cleaners and Laundry; circuit judge in West Virginia, 1988. Baptist. Member, Lions; Elks; Moose; Freemasons; Shriners; Phi Delta Theta. Died in Beaver, Raleigh County, W.Va., October 2, 2008 (age 99 years, 147 days). Interment at Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Robert A. Ashworth and Darthula (Johnson) Ashworth; married to Virginia Isabel Hill (died 1986) and Blanche Woods.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Ashworth, Sylvia Lula (b. 1874) — also known as Sylvia L. Ashworth — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Peru, Nemaha County, Neb., November 27, 1874. Democrat. Chiropractor; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1924. Female. Methodist. Member, Order of the Eastern Star; League of Women Voters; American Legion Auxiliary. Burial location unknown.
  Ashworth, T. W. — of Tippecanoe City (now Tipp City), Miami County, Ohio. Postmaster at Tippecanoe City, Ohio, 1901. Burial location unknown.


ASHY (Soundex A200) — See also ASAY, ASHBY, ASHE, ASHOOH, AYESHA, ESHOO, HAYS, ISHOY, OSHAY, OSHEA, SHAY, YASH.

  Ashy, Anne — of Victoria, Victoria County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Ashy, Mitchell — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Ashy, Peter J. — of South Carolina. Reform candidate for U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1996; candidate for U.S. Representative from South Carolina 4th District, 1998 (Reform), 2000 (Reform), 2002 (Democratic). Still living as of 2002.


ASIAF (Soundex A210) — See also ASIF, ASSEF, ASSIFF, ISAPH, KATSIAFICAS.

  Asiaf, Peter G. — of Brockton, Plymouth County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


ASIBA (Soundex A210) — See also AKIBA, EUSEBIO, KASIBORSKI, SIBAL.

  ASIBA: See also Asiba Tupahache


ASIEL (Soundex A240) — See also ACEL, ACIEL, AILES, ALESI, ALESSI, ASAEL, ASEL, AZELL, ELIAS, ELISA, ELISSA, ELLIAS, ISELA, JASIEL, LAISE, LEISA, LISAE, MASIEL, MASIELLO, SELIA, WASIELEWSKI.

  ASIEL: See also Asiel Z. Blodgett


ASIER (Soundex A260) — See also ACER, ARIES, ASHER, ASIRE, AZER, AZIERE, BRASIER, ERISA, FRASIER, MASIERI, RAIES, SIERRA.

  ASIER: See also Asier Jacob Speer


ASIF (Soundex A210) — See also ASIAF, ASSEF, ASSIFF, FASI, ISAPH, NASIF.

  ASIF: See also Asif Mahmood


ASIKAINEN (Soundex A225) — See also COTSIKAS, FRASIK, JAASKELAINEN, JAUHIAINEN, KAIN, KAINBER, KAINDL, KAINE, KAINER, KALAJAINEN, KASIK, KEMPPAINEN, KEPOIKAI, LUKASIK, MCKAIN, MUURAHAINEN, NASSIKAS, OLLIKAINEN, SIKATERS, SKAIN, SKAINS, TOMASIK, TSIKA, WASIK, WETALAINEN, WUOLIKAINEN.

  Asikainen, Andrew — of Upper Peninsula (unknown county), Mich.; Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1938 (Republican primary), 1940 (Republican primary), 1942 (Prohibition), 1944 (Democratic primary); candidate in Republican primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ASIM (Soundex A250) — See also AMIS, AMISS, ASIMUS, AZIM, CASIMIRO, HERASIMCHUK, IAMS, IIAMS, ISMA, KASIM, MASI, MASIMINI, MASSI, SAMI, SAMII, SIMA.

  Asim, Mohammad — of Woodridge, DuPage County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ASIMUS (Soundex A252) — See also ASIM, ASMUS, CASIMIRO, HERASIMCHUK, HIRONIMUS, IMUS, KASIM, MASIMINI, MAXIMUS, ONESIMUS, PRIMUS, SEPTIMUS, SIMUNOVICH, VICESIMUS.

  Asimus, Will — of Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Single Tax candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Manchester, 1920. Burial location unknown.


ASIRE (Soundex A260) — See also ACER, AIRE, ARIES, ASIER, AZER, AZIERE, BESSIRE, DESIRE, DESIREE, ERISA, KASIRER, MONDESIRE, RAIES, SIERRA, SIRE, SIRES.

  Asire, Merwin E. — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Marquette, Mich., 1903-04. Burial location unknown.


ASISCIO (Soundex A220) — See also ABECASIS, CRISCIONE, LASIS, LISCIOTTI, MESSISCO, MISCIONE, PISCIOTTA, POWASIS, SISCHO, SISCO, VLASIS.

  ASISCIO: See also Asiscio Markuach


ASKELAND (Soundex A245) — See also BIRKELAND, GASKELL, HASKEL, HASKELL, JAASKELAINEN, KOSKELA, LAND, LOKELANI, MASKELL, SKOULAND, SOCKLAND.

  Askeland, John — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Farmer-Labor candidate for Illinois state senate 3rd District, 1922. Burial location unknown.


ASKEW (Soundex A200) — See also ASKEY, AYSCOUGH, ESCA, ESCO, ESCUE, ESKEW, SEWAK, SKEW, SKEWES, WEAKS.

  ASKEW: See also George Askew Owens
  Askew, Alan A. — Republican. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 45th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Askew, Augustus Holly (1854-1926) — also known as Augustus H. Askew — of Madison County, Tenn. Born in Tennessee, 1854. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1903-05, 1907-09; member of Tennessee state senate, 1909-13. Died in 1926 (age about 72 years). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Jackson, Tenn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Askew, Benjamin — of Jones County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate 9th District, 1876-78. Burial location unknown.
  Askew, E. O. — of Monroe, Union County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Askew, George O. — of Bertie County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate, 1828-30. Burial location unknown.
  Askew, H. H. — of Thurman, Fremont County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Askew, Henry F. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Postmaster at Wilmington, Del., 1856-61. Burial location unknown.
  Askew, James — of Stockton, San Joaquin County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Askew, John G. — of Wadena, Wadena County, Minn. Democrat. Postmaster at Wadena, Minn., 1961-83 (acting, 1961). Still living as of 1983.
  Askew, Reubin O'Donovan (b. 1928) — also known as Reubin Askew — of Florida. Born in Muskogee, Muskogee County, Okla., September 11, 1928. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Florida state house of representatives, 1958-62; member of Florida state senate, 1962; Governor of Florida, 1971-79; speaker, Democratic National Convention, 1972 ; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1984. Presbyterian. Member, Jaycees; American Legion. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Leon G. Askew and Alberta Askew; married 1956 to Donna Lou Harper.
  Cross-reference: Bill Nelson
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books about Reubin Askew: Martin A. Dyckman, Reubin O'D. Askew and the Golden Age of Florida Politics
  Askew, W. S. — of Newnan, Coweta County, Ga. Mayor of Newnan, Ga., 1956. Still living as of 1956.


ASKEY (Soundex A200) — See also AKEY, ASKEW, AYSCOUGH, BRASKEY, CASKEY, ESCA, ESCO, ESCUE, ESKEW, KASEY, KAYES, KAYSE, KEAYS, KEYSA, LASKEY, MCCASKEY, MCCLASKEY, PASKEY, WASKEY.

  Askey, Robert J. — of Longmont, Boulder County, Colo. Mayor of Longmont, Colo., 1979-81. Still living as of 1981.


ASKIN (Soundex A250) — See also AKIN, AKINS, ASKINAZI, ASKINS, BASKIN, CASKIN, CASKINS, CHASKIN, ESKIN, GASKIN, GASKINS, HASKIN, HASKINS, ISKEN, KINAS, LASKIN, NISKA, PASKINS, RASKIN, SKAIN.

  Askin, Frank — of West Orange, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980, 1988; candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 11th District, 1986. Still living as of 1988.
  Askin, James P. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 27th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Askin, Thomas W. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1914. Burial location unknown.


ASKINAZI (Soundex A252) — See also ASKIN, ASKINS, BASKIN, CASKIN, CASKINS, CHASKIN, ESKANAZI, ESKENAZI, GASKIN, GASKINS, GIOVINAZZI, HASKIN, HASKINS, IGNAZIO, LASKIN, LOINAZ, NAZIRITE, PASKINS, RASKIN, SCANES, SCONCE, SEEKINS, SKAINS, SKEENS.

  Askinazi, William Ferner — of Potomac, Montgomery County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state house of delegates District 15, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


ASKINS (Soundex A252) — See also AKINS, ASKIN, ASKINAZI, BASKIN, CASKIN, CASKINS, CHASKIN, DESKINS, ESKANAZI, ESKENAZI, GASKIN, GASKINS, HASKIN, HASKINS, HAUSKINS, HOSKINS, HOSKINSON, HUSKINS, LASKIN, PASKINS, RASKIN, SCANES, SCONCE, SEEKINS, SKAINS, SKEENS.

  ASKINS: See also Elbridge Jackson Broaddus
  Askins, Harriet L. — Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 34th District, 1934. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Askins, Jari (b. 1953) — Born in Duncan, Stephens County, Okla., April 27, 1953. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Oklahoma state house of representatives 50th District, 1995-2006; Lieutenant Governor of Oklahoma, 2007-. Female. Still living as of 2014.
  See also NNDB dossier


ASKREN (Soundex A265) — See also KARNES, KEARNS, KERANS, MCCASKRIN, SANKER, SKREE, SKREL, SKRETNY.

  Askren, David L. — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1992, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Askren, Mrs. O. O. — of Las Vegas, San Miguel County, N.M. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Askren, W. S. — of Bolivar, Polk County, Mo. Postmaster at Bolivar, Mo., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Askren, William David — also known as William D. Askren — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Republican. Lawyer; superior court judge in Washington, 1921-24; justice of Washington state supreme court, 1925-28; resigned 1928. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Wirt Askren and Nettie Eleanor (Lawhead) Askren; married, June 5, 1907, to Bessie Frances Caldwell.


ASLAK (Soundex A242) — See also ESLICK, KALLAS, KASSAL, KLASSA, LASAK, LASKA, SKALLA, SLAK, SLAKER.

  ASLAK: See also Aslak Haraldson


ASLAM (Soundex A245) — See also ALAM, HASLAM, MALLAS, SALAAM, SALAM, SALMA, SLAMA, VANSLAMBROUCK.

  Aslam, Jaladah — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


ASLANIDIS (Soundex A245) — See also ARISTIDIS, CASLANDER, LOIDIS, MASLAND, MASLANKA, MASLANSKY, MAVINIDIS, MCCASLAN, MCCASLAND, NIDIA, NIDIG, NIDITCH, VANIDERSTINE, ZSIDISIN.

  Aslanidis, Gloria — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


ASLE (Soundex A240) — See also ALLES, ASEL, ASLESEN, ASLESON, ASLETT, ASTLE, EISLE, ELLAS, ISLE, LASEE, LASSE, LEAS, LEESA, SALE, SALLEE, SEAL, SELLA.

  ASLE: See also Asle Jorgenson Gronna


ASLESEN (Soundex A242) — See also ASLE, ASLESON, BERTLESEN, ISLES, OLESEN, PALLESEN, SLASON, SLAUSEN, SLAWSON, SLESNICK, SLESSMAN, SLOSSON, SOILSON, STILLESEN.

  Aslesen, Rosalie — of South Dakota. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


ASLESON (Soundex A242) — See also ASLE, ASLESEN, ISLES, SLASON, SLAUSEN, SLAWSON, SLESNICK, SLESSMAN, SLOSSON, SOILSON.

  Asleson, Bennett — of Freeborn County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 5, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


ASLETT (Soundex A243) — See also ALTES, ASLE, ASTELL, ASTLE, BRUSLETTEN, HASLET, HASLETT, LETT, SLATE, SLETTE, SLETTELAND, SLETTEN, SLETTO, STAALE, STELLA, TELLAS.

  Aslett, Fred See Frederick W. Aslett
  Aslett, Frederick W. — also known as Fred Aslett — of Gladstone, Delta County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Gladstone, Mich.; elected 1914; defeated, 1923. Burial location unknown.


ASLING (Soundex A245) — See also CASLIN, ESSLING, HASLINGER, INGALLS, INGALS, LASSING, LING, MASLIN, MCCASLIN, SINGAL.

  Asling, Clifford H. — of Abilene, Dickinson County, Kan. Mayor of Abilene, Kan., 1979-80, 1984-85. Still living as of 1985.


ASMA (Soundex A250) — See also AMASS, ASMAN, ASMANN, ISMA, MASA, MASSA, OSMA, PASMA, SAMA.

  ASMA: See also Asma Raza


ASMAN (Soundex A255) — See also AMAN, ASHMAN, ASMA, ASMANN, AUSMAN, CASMAN, CREASMAN, CROASMAN, ESMAN, GLASMAN, GLASMANN, GLEASMAN, HAASMANN, HASMAN, KASMANN, KWASMAN, OSMAN, VEASMAN.

  Asman, Harold E. — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Durham; elected 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Asman, John E. — of Middlefield, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Middlefield, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Asman, Larry See Lorence Elmer Asman
  Asman, Lorence Elmer (b. 1924) — also known as Lorence E. Asman; Larry Asman — of Kent County, Mich. Born in St. Louis, Gratiot County, Mich., January 29, 1924. Republican. In 1941, he became a follower and associate of anti-Semitic leader Gerald L. K. Smith; arrested by the Secret Service in 1943 for writing a "scurrilous" (presumably threatening) letter to President Franklin D. Roosevelt; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; author of a inflammatory leaflet in 1946 titled 20,000 Little Brown Bastards which was widely distributed to stir up racial hatred against African-Americans; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 16th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


ASMANN (Soundex A255) — See also AMANN, ASMA, ASMAN, AUSMAN, CASMAN, CREASMAN, CROASMAN, GLASMAN, GLASMANN, GLEASMAN, HAASMANN, HASMAN, KASMANN, KWASMAN, MANN, VEASMAN.

  Asmann, Harry See J. Harry Asmann
  Asmann, J. H., Jr. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Asmann, J. Harry — of Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Hamilton County; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ASMUNDSON (Soundex A255) — See also AMUNDSEN, AMUNDSON, ANUNDSON, CROASMUN, EDMOUNDSON, EDMUNDS, EDMUNDSON, MUNDSCHENK, OSMUN, OSMUNDSON, SIGISMUND.

  Asmundson, Mark — of Bellingham, Whatcom County, Wash. Mayor of Bellingham, Wash., 1996-2006. Still living as of 2006.


ASMUS (Soundex A252) — See also ASIMUS, ASMUSSEN, AUSMUS, ERASMUS, ORASMUS, RASMUS, RASMUSEN, RASMUSON, RASMUSSEN, RASMUSSON.

  ASMUS: See also Asmus Boysen — Frank Lewis O'Bannon
  Asmus, Karin — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Asmus, Ken (b. 1954) — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., February 22, 1954. Business owner; Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


ASMUSSEN (Soundex A252) — See also AMUSSEN, ASMUS, ERASMUS, MUSSEN, MUSSENDINE, ORASMUS, RASMUS, RASMUSEN, RASMUSON, RASMUSSEN, RASMUSSON, RASSMUSSEN, SAMSON, SIEMSSEN, SIMSON, SOMESON.

  Asmussen, Theodore S. — U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, as of 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Asmussen, W. — of California. Member of California state assembly 12th District, 1877-80. Burial location unknown.


ASNEY (Soundex A250) — See also LOMASNEY, SAYEN, YANES.

  Asney, James S. — of Warsaw, Kosciusko County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1880. Burial location unknown.


ASNIS (Soundex A252) — See also AASNESS, BASNIGHT, KRASNITSKAS, KUSNISS, OSNESS, RASNICK.

  Asnis, David — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1960, 1964, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Asnis, Edith — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1960, 1964, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Asnis, Ruth — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ASOFSKY (Soundex A212) — See also ANASTASOFF, ASOTSKY, KASOFF, KASOFSKY, SEFCIK.

  Asofsky, Maida M. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1990.


ASOTSKY (Soundex A232) — See also ASOFSKY, KAPOTSKY, LASOTA, PALASOTA, PASOTTO, PESOTSKI, ROTSKOFF, SAGOTSKY, STASEK, STASIAK, STASZAK, STAZAK, STISKA, STOZICH, WISOTSKY.

  Asotsky, Max (1889-1947) — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 19, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; druggist; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 3rd District, 1923-40. Jewish. Died in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., September 30, 1947 (age 58 years, 195 days). Interment at Sheffield Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, October 3, 1924, to Sara Kazan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ASP (Soundex A210) — See also ESP, ESPE, PASS, SAP, SAPP, SPA.

  Asp, Edwin — of Dickinson County, Mich. Dry candidate for delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Dickinson County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Asp, Henry E. — of Guthrie, Logan County, Okla.; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Oklahoma Territory, 1896; delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1920. Burial location unknown.


ASPBURY (Soundex A216) — See also ASBURY, BURY, HEPBURN, RASPBERRY.

  Aspbury, James T. — of Millbrook, Dutchess County, N.Y. Republican. Chair of Dutchess County Republican Party, 1955; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ASPDEN (Soundex A213) — See also ASPEN, HAMPDEN, PENDAS, SPEDDEN, SPEIDEN.

  ASPDEN: See also Henry Harrison


ASPEGREN (Soundex A212) — See also ASPENGREN, LILJEGREN, LOFVEGREN, PEGRAM, SANDEGREN, SCHLEPPEGRELL.

  Aspegren, Herman — of Norfolk, Va. Honorary Vice-Consul for Sweden in Norfolk, Va., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ASPEN (Soundex A215) — See also ASPDEN, ASPENGREN, ASPENSON, ASPENWELL, ASPER, ASPIN, PANSE.

  Aspen, Marvin E. (b. 1934) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., July 11, 1934. Lawyer; circuit judge in Illinois, 1971-79; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois, 1979-. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society. Still living as of 2000.
  See also federal judicial profile


ASPENGREN (Soundex A215) — See also ASPEGREN, ASPEN, ASPENSON, ASPENWELL, GENGRAS, GROPENGIESER, HORNGREN, KILLENGREN, LANGREN, LINGREN, LUNGREN, MEULENGRACHT, PENGELLY, PENGRA, PENGUAGA, SPENGLER, SPINGARN, TENGROTENHUIS, TURNGREN, WENGROWSKI, WINGREN.

  Aspengren, Eric — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


ASPENSON (Soundex A215) — See also ASPEN, ASPENGREN, ASPENWELL, ESPENSCHIELD, PENSONEAU, SPENS, SPENSER, SPENSLEY.

  Aspenson, Everett H. — Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Jackson and Trempealeau counties, 1958. Still living as of 1958.


ASPENWELL (Soundex A215) — See also ASPEN, ASPENGREN, ASPENSON, ASPINWALL, EVENWEL, GREENWELL, KENWELL, OTTENWELLER, PENWELL.

  Aspenwell, C. O. — of Alliance, Box Butte County, Neb. Candidate for mayor of Alliance, Neb., 1905. Burial location unknown.


ASPER (Soundex A216) — See also ASGER, ASPEN, ASPERGER, ASPERO, CASPER, CASPERSON, ESPER, GASPER, GLASPER, HASPER, JASPER, JASPERS, JASPERSON, KASPER, KASPERBAUER, KASPERSKI, KASPERSON, PARSE, PEARS, PERRAS, REPASS, SERPA, SPARE, SPEAR.

  Asper, Joel Funk (1822-1872) — of Geauga County, Ohio; Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo. Born in Adams County, Pa., April 20, 1822. Republican. Geauga County Prosecuting Attorney, 1847; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1868; U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1869-71. Died in Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo., October 1, 1872 (age 50 years, 164 days). Interment at Edgewood Cemetery, Chillicothe, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


ASPERGER (Soundex A216) — See also ASPER, ASPERO, CASPER, CASPERSON, GASPER, GLASPER, HASPER, HOTMANSPERGER, JASPER, JASPERS, JASPERSON, KASPER, KASPERBAUER, KASPERSKI, KASPERSON, KOCHERSPERGER, LEIBENSPERGER, RAMSPERGER, RIPPERGER, SEMPERGER, SPARGER, SPARGUR.

  Asperger, Elizabeth M. — also known as Liz Asperger — of La Grange, Cook County, Ill. Village president of La Grange, Illinois, 2005-09. Female. Still living as of 2009.
  Asperger, Liz See Elizabeth M. Asperger


ASPERO (Soundex A216) — See also ASPER, ASPERGER, CASPER, CASPERSON, GASPER, GLASPER, HASPER, JASPER, JASPERS, JASPERSON, KASPER, KASPERBAUER, KASPERSKI, KASPERSON, PERASSO, PERO, PROSPERO, SPERO, SPEROS.

  Aspero, Joseph A. (1915-1987) — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass.; Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., June 30, 1915. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1945-48; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948 (alternate), 1952, 1956, 1960. Catholic. Member, Phi Delta Phi; Elks; Knights of Columbus. Died November 26, 1987 (age 72 years, 149 days). Interment at Davis Memorial Park, Las Vegas, Nev.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ASPIN (Soundex A215) — See also ASPEN, ASPINALL, ASPINWALL, GILLASPIE, GLASPIE, LASPINA, SIPAN, SPAIN, SPINA.

  Aspin, Les See Leslie Aspin
  Aspin, Leslie (1938-1995) — also known as Les Aspin — of Racine, Racine County, Wis. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., July 21, 1938. Democrat. Rhodes scholar; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 1st District, 1971-93; U.S. Secretary of Defense, 1993-94. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Zeta Psi. Died, from a stroke, at Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D.C., May 21, 1995 (age 56 years, 304 days). Interment at Wisconsin Memorial Park, Brookfield, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial


ASPINALL (Soundex A215) — See also ANTOMINALLEI, APINALL, ASPIN, ASPINWALL, ESPINOLA, ESTOPINAL, GILLASPIE, GLASPIE, JUVINALL, LASPINA, LESPINASSE, MCINALLY, NALL, SHINALL, SPANEL, SPANIOLA, SPANIOLO, SPINA, SPINARDI, SPINELLI, SPINELLO, SPINLOW, SPINOLA.

  Aspinall, Albert M. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 27th District, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Aspinall, Joseph M. (b. 1854) — also known as Joseph Aspinwall — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., 1854. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1888-89, 1891; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1892-93; Kings County Judge, 1896; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1907-24. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Union League. Burial location unknown.
  Aspinall, Owen Stuart (1927-1997) — also known as Owen S. Aspinall — of Palisade, Mesa County, Colo. Born in Grand Junction, Mesa County, Colo., September 21, 1927. Democrat. American Samoa territory attorney general, 1961-62; secretary of American Samoa Territory, 1962-67; Governor of American Samoa, 1967-69. Protestant. Died in Mesa County, Colo., February 7, 1997 (age 69 years, 139 days). Interment at Orchard Mesa Cemetery, Grand Junction, Colo.
  Relatives: Son of Wayne Norviel Aspinall (1896-1983) and Julia Edith (Kuns) Aspinall (1897-1969).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Aspinall, Wayne Norviel (1896-1983) — also known as Wayne N. Aspinall — of Palisade, Mesa County, Colo. Born in Middleburg, Logan County, Ohio, April 3, 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1931-38; Speaker of the Colorado State House of Representatives, 1937-38; member of Colorado state senate, 1939-48; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1948, 1952 (alternate), 1956, 1960; U.S. Representative from Colorado 4th District, 1949-73. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Elks; Lions; Phi Delta Phi; Beta Theta Pi. Died in Palisade, Mesa County, Colo., October 9, 1983 (age 87 years, 189 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Orchard Mesa Cemetery, Grand Junction, Colo.
  Relatives: Son of Mack Aspinall and Jessie Edna (Norviel) Aspinall; married, January 27, 1920, to Julia Edith Kuns (1897-1969); father of Owen Stuart Aspinall (1927-1997).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Aspinall, William H. — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Weston, W.Va., 1881-87. Burial location unknown.


ASPINWALL (Soundex A215) — See also ASPENWELL, ASPIN, ASPINALL, CORNWALL, ENWALL, GILLASPIE, GLASPIE, HEMINWAY, LASPINA, RAINWATER, SHEINWALD, TURNWALL.

  ASPINWALL: See also Lester Legrant Bond — Thomas Aspinwall Davis — John Van Beuren
  Aspinwall, Francis H. — Conservative. Business executive; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1966; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 34th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Aspinwall, Homer F. — of Illinois. Member of Illinois state senate 12th District, 1893-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Aspinwall, Joseph See Joseph M. Aspinall
  Aspinwall, Justine — of Connecticut. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Aspinwall, M. W. — of Washington, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Washington; elected 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Aspinwall, Thomas — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in London, 1815-53. Burial location unknown.


ASPLUND (Soundex A214) — See also LUND, PLUNDER, PLUNKET, PLUNKETT, PLUNKITT.

  Asplund, John — of Anchorage, Alaska. Borough president of Anchorage, Alaska, 1964-72. Still living as of 1972.


ASPRIL (Soundex A216) — See also APRIL, ASPRINIO, CUPRILL, KASPROWICZ, KASPRZAK, PILLARS, PRILLAMAN, SPILLAR.

  Aspril, Leonard Vandegrift, Jr. (1850-1934) — also known as Leonard V. Aspril, Jr. — of New Castle County, Del. Born March 11, 1850. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 13th District, 1903-04. Died February 24, 1934 (age 83 years, 350 days). Interment at Old Drawyer's Presbyterian Churchyard, Odessa, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Mary (McMurphy) Aspril (1819-1879) and Leonard Vandegrift Aspril (1820-1911); married to Lydia Williams (1854-1933).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ASPRINIO (Soundex A216) — See also ASPRIL, BINION, CHINIO, CIPRANI, CIPRIANI, CIPRIANO, CYPRIAN, CYPRIEN, DARMINIO, FLAMINIO, HERMINIO, HIGINIO, KASPROWICZ, KASPRZAK, SPORN, SPREEN, WAINIO.

  ASPRINIO: See also John Orlando Pastore


ASQUE (Soundex A200) — See also BASQUE, ESKE, FRASQUERI, GASQUE, PASQUERILLA, PASQUET, VASQUEZ, VELASQUEZ.

  Asque, Charles T. — of Erie County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 54th District, 1950; American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 42nd District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ASQUITH (Soundex A230) — See also AMESQUITA, BOSQUIT, CARRASQUILLO, JAQUITH, PASQUIL, PASQUINELLI, SQUITIERI, UITHOVEN.

  ASQUITH: See also William Rouse


ASSANTE (Soundex A253) — See also DELOSSANTOS, DOSSANTOS, MUSANTE, OSSONT, PASSANTINO, POISSANT, SANTEE, SANTELL, SANTELMAN, SANTER, SANTERRE, SEANTA, TANASE, TOUISSANT.

  Assante, Edmund D. — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 24th District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.


ASSED (Soundex A230) — See also ADDES, ADES, ASAD, BLESSED, CASSEDY, DEAS, DESA, EADS, KASSED, KISSED, SEDA.

  ASSED: See also Jameal Assed Kahalley


ASSEF (Soundex A210) — See also ASIAF, ASIF, ASSIFF, FAASSE, FEAS, HESSEFORT, ISAPH.

  Assef, Saied (born c.1957) — of Green Bay, Brown County, Wis. Born about 1957. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ASSELIN (Soundex A245) — See also DELESSELINE, DELIESSELINE, GOSSELIN, HESSELINK, ILLANES, ISELIN, LISANNE, MASSELINK, NEALIS, SANIEL, SELIN, SELINA, WESSELIUS.

  Asselin, Charles B. (1893-1982) — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Born in Otsego Lake, Otsego County, Mich., October 3, 1893. Democrat. Member of Michigan state senate 24th District, 1933-34; defeated, 1934, 1944; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 10th District, 1936 (Democratic primary), 1938 (Constitutional Democratic). Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks. Died in Bay City, Bay County, Mich., March 13, 1982 (age 88 years, 161 days). Burial location unknown.
  Asselin, Christopher P. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Elected Massachusetts state house of representatives Ninth Hampden District 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Asselin, Stuart — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 5th District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Asselin, William J. — of Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass. Candidate for mayor of Chicopee, Mass., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ASSELSTINE (Soundex A242) — See also CASSELS, CELESTIN, CELESTINE, CELESTINO, ESSELSTYN, ESSELSTYNE, FAULSTICH, HOLSTINE, HOUSSELS, LESSELS, NISSELSON, ROLLSTIN, SULSTON, VANALSTINE, VESSELS, WALSTINE, WESSELS, WESSELSE.

  ASSELSTINE: See also George Edward MacKinnon


ASSELTA (Soundex A243) — See also DELTA, ELTA, HESSELTINE, KETELTAS, SALETTA, VOGELTANZ.

  Asselta, Nicholas — Republican. Member of New Jersey state senate 1st District; elected 2003. Still living as of 2003.


ASSENHEIMER (Soundex A255) — See also BODENHEIMER, DOSENHEIM, EISENMAYER, EISENMEYER, EISENMYER, ELSENHEIMER, FLEGENHEIMER, FRANKENHEIMER, GEISSENHAINER, GEISSENHEIMER, GERCKENHEIMER, GROSENHEIDER, GROSSENHEIDER, GUCKENHEIMER, HEPPENHEIMER, ISSENHUTH, LAUBENHEIMER, LUNKENHEIMER, MEISENHEIMER, MISENHEIMER, ODENHEIMER, OPPENHEIMER, OTTENHEIMER, ROSENHEIM, THEISSENHUSEN, ZIESENHEIM.

  Assenheimer, S. P. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.


ASSIFF (Soundex A210) — See also ASIAF, ASIF, ASSEF, FASI, ISAPH, NASSIF, SIFF, SIFFEN, SIFFER, SIFFORD.

  Assiff, John (b. 1945) — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in 1945. Candidate in primary for mayor of Lansing, Mich., 1981. Still living as of 1981.


ASSINI (Soundex A250) — See also AHSANI, CASSINI, IACINO, MASSINI, OZUNA, SINAI, TOMASSINI.

  Assini, Mark W. — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ASSION (Soundex A250) — See also AASEN, ASCIONE, CASSION, COMMISSIONG, HARMISSION, HASSIOTIS, HESSION, HUSSION, ONIAS, OSSIAN, PASSION, SESSION, SESSIONS, SIANO, SION.

  ASSION: See also James Assion Wright


ASSUERO (Soundex A260) — See also AGUERO, ARQUERO, BUCQUEROUX, CASSUTT, CONQUEROR, DELASSUS, ESSARY, ESSERY, FIGUEROA, ISAURO, IZORA, OSORIO, OZORA, ROSSEAU, SUERO, SUERTH, TISSUE, TUERO, USERA, USERY, USSERY.

  ASSUERO: See also Assuero V. Carretta


ASTE (Soundex A230) — See also ADRASTE, ASTELL, ASTEN, ASTLE, AUST, EAST, EHST, ESTA, ESTE, KASTE, OST, SEAT, TASSE, WASTE.

  Aste, Ginny See Virginia Aste
  Aste, Margaret — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Aste, Virginia — also known as Ginny Aste — of Island of Hawaii, Hawaii County, Hawaii. Green. Candidate for Hawaii state house of representatives 4th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


ASTELL (Soundex A234) — See also ALTES, ASLETT, ASTE, ASTLE, AXTELL, CASTELLANA, CASTELLANI, CASTELLANO, CASTELLANOS, CASTELLETT, CASTELLI, CASTELLINI, CASTELLO, CASTELLOW, ESTEL, ESTELL, ESTELLE, ESTIL, ESTILL, GUASTELLO, SLATE, STAALE, STELL, STELLA, TELL, TELLAS, WASTELL, WEASTELL.

  ASTELL: See also Thomas Pownall
  Astell, Ernest John (1874-1949) — also known as Ernest J. Astell — of Coaticook, Quebec; Lennoxville (now part of Sherbrooke), Quebec. Born in Richmond, Quebec, October 22, 1874. Railroad clerk; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Coaticook, as of 1898-99; railway station agent. Methodist. Died in Sherbrooke, Quebec, October 27, 1949 (age 75 years, 5 days). Interment at Mt. Forest Cemetery, Coaticook, Quebec.
  Relatives: Son of George Edwin Astell (1845-1916) and Elizabeth (Mercer) Astell (1848-1934); married, September 14, 1895, to Alice Josephine Daly (1874-1897); married 1899 to Mary Ann Parker (1874-1953).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ASTEN (Soundex A235) — See also ANTES, ASTE, ASTON, ATEN, AUSTEN, AUSTIN, AUSTON, BASTEN, BEASTEN, CASTENHOLZ, EASTIN, EASTON, ESTEN, ESTON, FASTENBERG, GASTEN, HASTEN, KASTEN, KASTENBAUM, KASTENMEIER, MASTEN, NASSETT, OSTEEN, PASTENE, SANTEE.

  ASTEN: See also Donald E. Kelley


ASTHORVER (Soundex A236) — See also CORVERA, EASTHAM, EASTHOPE, HAUSTHOR, HORVAT, HORVATH, HORVATIN, HORVELL, STREVER, THORVALD, WESTHOFF.

  Asthorver, F., Jr. — U.S. Consular Agent in Essen, as of 1899. Burial location unknown.


ASTLE (Soundex A234) — See also ALTES, ASLE, ASLETT, ASTE, ASTELL, ASTLEY, CASTLE, CASTLEBERRY, CASTLEBURY, CASTLEMAN, CASTLES, GASTLER, HARDCASTLE, KASTLE, MONTCASTLE, MOUNTCASTLE, SLATE, STAALE, STELLA, TELLAS, WARMCASTLE.

  Astle, John C. — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate 30th District; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Astle, W. P. — of Newton, Harvey County, Kan. Mayor of Newton, Kan., 1955. Still living as of 1955.


ASTLEY (Soundex A234) — See also ASTLE, ATLEY, BOSTLEY, CASTLE, CASTLEBERRY, CASTLEBURY, CASTLEMAN, CASTLES, CHRISTLEY, COSTLEY, GASTLER, GHOSTLEY, HARDCASTLE, KASTLE, KINSTLEY, MONTCASTLE, MOUNTCASTLE, PRIESTLEY, STALEY, STEALY, WARMCASTLE, WESTLEY.

  ASTLEY: See also Anthony Astley Cooper Rogers


ASTON (Soundex A235) — See also ABSTON, ACTON, ALSTON, ASHTON, ASTEN, ASTOR, AUSTEN, AUSTIN, AUSTON, AXTON, BASTON, BEASTON, CASTON, CHASTON, EASTIN, EASTON, ESTEN, ESTON, FASTON, GASTON, HASTON, HEASTON, HUMASTON, KENASTON, MASTON, OSTEEN, PEASTON, SANTO, WOLLASTON, WOOLASTON.

  ASTON: See also Hugo H. Bayona — Reinald Werrenrath
  Aston, A. W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Aston, C. G. — of Marshall County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Marshall County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Aston, H. I. — of McAlester, Pittsburg County, Okla. Mayor of McAlester, Okla., 1953-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Aston, William B. (1817-1886) — of Lebanon, Russell County, Va. Born in Russell County, Va., December 22, 1817. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1876. Died in Russell County, Va., December 18, 1886 (age 68 years, 361 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Aston (1772-1844) and Sarah (White) Aston (1783-1828); married, October 19, 1846, to Margaret Alderson (1825-1885).
  Aston, William B. (born c.1818) — of Russell County, Va. Born about 1818. Delegate to Virginia secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.


ASTOR (Soundex A236) — See also ASTON, ASTORIA, ASTORINO, ASTRO, AUSTER, CASTOR, CASTORENA, CASTORINA, DONASTORG, EASTER, ESTER, ESTHER, EYSTER, MASTORILLI, OISTER, OSTER, OYSTER, PASTOR, PASTORE, PASTORINO, PASTORIUS, PASTORIZA, ROTTAS, TORRAS.

  ASTOR: See also William Astor Chanler — Astor Hogg — Lucian Astor Odom — Helen Roosevelt Robinson — Astor J. Wallace — Orme Wilson, Jr.
  Astor, Helen Huntington See Helen Huntington Hull
  Astor, John Jacob III (1822-1890) — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 10, 1822. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; Presidential Elector for New York, 1880; Presidential Elector for New York, 1880. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 22, 1890 (age 67 years, 257 days). Interment at Trinity Cemetery, Manhattan, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Backhouse Astor (1792-1875) and Margaret Alida Rebecca (Armstrong) Astor (1800-1872); married to Charlotte Augusta Gibbes (1825-1887); father of William Waldorf Astor (1848-1919); grandson of John Armstrong, Jr. and John Jacob Astor (1763-1848; first American multi-millionaire); grandnephew of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Armstrong and Edward Livingston (1764-1836); granduncle of William Astor Chanler and Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler; great-grandson of John Armstrong and Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775); second great-grandson of Robert Livingston (1688-1775); second great-grandnephew of John Livingston and Gilbert Livingston; third great-grandson of Robert Livingston the Elder and Robert Livingston the Younger; third great-grandnephew of Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); fourth great-grandson of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); first cousin thrice removed of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, William Livingston, Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer and James Livingston; first cousin four times removed of Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Philip P. Schuyler; first cousin five times removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; second cousin twice removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler, Maturin Livingston and Robert Reginald Livingston; second cousin thrice removed of Stephanus Bayard, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Peter Samuel Schuyler; second cousin four times removed of Matthew Clarkson (1733-1800); third cousin once removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), William Jay, Gerrit Smith, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; third cousin twice removed of Nicholas Bayard; third cousin thrice removed of Matthew Clarkson (1758-1825); fourth cousin of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, John Jay II, Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936) and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; fourth cousin once removed of George Washington Schuyler, Philip N. Schuyler, Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Robert Ray Hamilton, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991).
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Astor, Viscount: See William Waldorf Astor
  Astor, William Waldorf (1848-1919) — also known as "Viscount Astor" — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 31, 1848. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1878; member of New York state senate 10th District, 1880-81; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1880 (7th District), 1881 (11th District); U.S. Minister to Italy, 1882-85; renounced his American citizenship and became a British subject in 1899; became a Baron in 1916 and a Viscount in 1917; member of the British House of Lords. Heir to Astor family fortune of about $100 million; moved to England in 1890 and became a British subject. Died, of heart disease, in Brighton, England, October 18, 1919 (age 71 years, 201 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Son of John Jacob Astor III and Charlotte Augusta (Gibbes) Astor; married, June 6, 1878, to Mary Dahlgren Paul (1858-1894); great-grandson of John Armstrong, Jr. and John Jacob Astor (1763-1848; first American multi-millionaire); great-grandnephew of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Armstrong and Edward Livingston (1764-1836); second great-grandson of John Armstrong and Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775); third great-grandson of Robert Livingston (1688-1775); third great-grandnephew of John Livingston and Gilbert Livingston; fourth great-grandson of Robert Livingston the Elder and Robert Livingston the Younger; fourth great-grandnephew of Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); fifth great-grandson of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); first cousin of Margaret Astor Ward (who married John Winthrop Chanler); first cousin once removed of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942) and William Vincent Astor (1891-1959; who married Helen Dinsmore Huntington); first cousin four times removed of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, William Livingston, Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer and James Livingston; first cousin five times removed of Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Philip P. Schuyler; first cousin six times removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; second cousin thrice removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler and Maturin Livingston; second cousin four times removed of Stephanus Bayard, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Peter Samuel Schuyler; second cousin five times removed of Matthew Clarkson; third cousin once removed of Robert Reginald Livingston; third cousin twice removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), William Jay, Gerrit Smith, Charles Ludlow Livingston, Hamilton Fish and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; third cousin thrice removed of Nicholas Bayard; fourth cousin once removed of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, John Jay II, Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer.
  Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier


ASTORIA (Soundex A236) — See also ASTOR, ASTORINO, CASTOR, CASTORENA, CASTORINA, DONASTORG, LAUTORIA, MASTORILLI, ORIA, PASTOR, PASTORE, PASTORINO, PASTORIUS, PASTORIZA, TORIAN, VICTORIA, VICTORIANUS, VITTORIA.

  Astoria, James J. — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.


ASTORINO (Soundex A236) — See also ASTOR, ASTORIA, CASTOR, CASTORENA, CASTORINA, CENTORINO, DONASTORG, FIORINO, MASTORILLI, PASTOR, PASTORE, PASTORINO, PASTORIUS, PASTORIZA, SANTORINE, STORING, TORINA, VICTORINE.

  Astorino, Rob See Robert P. Astorino
  Astorino, Robert P. (b. 1967) — also known as Rob Astorino — of Mt. Pleasant, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Mt. Vernon, Westchester County, N.Y., May 3, 1967. Republican. Westchester County Executive, 2010-; candidate for Governor of New York, 2014. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Still living as of 2016.
  Relatives: Married to Sheila McCloskey.
  See also Wikipedia article


ASTRACHAN (Soundex A236) — See also BRACHALL, GRONACHAN, LACHANCE, MACHAN, MACHANICH, MASTRACCIO, MCCLENACHAN, MEACHAN, RACHAC, RACHAEL, RACHALS, SARACHAN, SATRAKIAN, SETRAKIAN, SPARACHANE, STRACENER, STRACH, STRACHAN, STRACHEN, STRACHWITZ, STRACK, STRACUZZI, TRACHITE, TRACHTENBERG.

  Astrachan, Sol (b. 1929) — of Kennett, Dunklin County, Mo. Born in 1929. Democrat. Mayor of Kennett, Mo., 1963-71. Still living as of 1971.


ASTRAUSKAS (Soundex A236) — See also GRABAUSKAS, HAUSKINS, MAUSKOPF, PUSKAS, RACKAUSKAS, STRASDAUSKAS, STRAUS, STRAUSE, STRAUSER, STRAUSS, STRAUSSER, STRAUSSMAN, STRAUSZ, STRIZAUSKAS, TAPARAUSKAS, TRAUSCH.

  Astrauskas, Josephine — of Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 12-C, 1971. Female. Still living as of 1971.


ASTRID (Soundex A236) — See also CASTRICONE, CASTRILLI, EASTRIDGE, ESTRIDGE, MASTRIANI, MASTRIOCOLA, PASTRICK, POLLASTRINI, PRESTRIDGE, STRIDER, STRIDIRON, USTRUD, VANMAASTRICHT.

  ASTRID: See also Astrid T. Hanzalek


ASTRO (Soundex A236) — See also ASTOR, ASTRODOME, ASTROW, ASTRY, AUSTRA, AUSTRIA, BELCASTRO, CASTRO, DECASTRO, DELMASTRO, FIASTRO, JASTRO, OSTRO, OSTROW, ROTTAS, TORRAS.

  Astro, Patricia — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


ASTRODOME (Soundex A236) — See also ASTRO, CASTRODALE, NECHODOM, ODOM, RHODOM, STRODE, STRODT, STRODTMAN, TRODAHL, WINTRODE.

  Astrodome, Father of the: See Roy Mark Hofheinz


ASTROW (Soundex A236) — See also ASTRO, ASTRY, AUSTRA, AUSTRIA, JASTROW, OSTRO, OSTROW, OSTROWSKI, OSTROWSKY, STROW, STROWD, STROWIG, STROWINSKI, STROWISS, SYLVESTROWICZ, TROW, ZASTROW.

  Astrow, Irvin — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1958. Still living as of 1958.


ASTRY (Soundex A236) — See also ASTRO, ASTROW, AUSTRA, AUSTRIA, MCKINSTRY, OSTRO, OSTROW, STARRY, STRAY, STRYERSKI, STRYKER, STRYSICK.

  Astry, Letha C. (1894-1985) — of Salem, Columbiana County, Ohio. Born May 2, 1894. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1956 (alternate), 1960, 1964. Female. Died in April, 1985 (age 90 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.


ASTWOOD (Soundex A233) — See also ATWOOD, EASTWOOD, PRESTWOOD, WESTWOOD, WOOD.

  Astwood, Henry C. C. — U.S. Consul in Santo Domingo, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


ASUNCION (Soundex A252) — See also ASENCION, ASUNMA, COUNCIL, COUNCILL, COUNCILMAN, COUNCILOR, KASUN, KASUNIK, LANCIONE, MASUNDIRE, MUNCIE, NUNCIE, RUNCIMAN.

  ASUNCION: See also Asuncion Lind


ASUNMA (Soundex A250) — See also ASUNCION, AUSMAN, CENNAMO, DUNMAN, DUNMIRE, DUNMOCK, DUNMORE, DUNMOYER, KASUN, KASUNIK, MASUNDIRE, SINEMA, SONEIM.

  Asunma, Randy — of Minnesota. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


ASWAD (Soundex A230) — See also ASAD, ASWELL, BRASWELL, CASWELL, CRASWELL, HASWELL, HOLSWADE, SAYWOOD, SWADEEP, SWADESH, SWAID, SWEDE.

  Aswad, Bill See William N. Aswad
  Aswad, Esther M. — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Aswad, William N. — also known as Bill Aswad — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1996, 2000 (alternate), 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ASWELL (Soundex A240) — See also ASWAD, BRASWELL, CASWELL, CRASWELL, HASWELL, SEWALL, WALES, WALLES, WASSELL.

  Aswell, James Benjamin (1869-1931) — also known as James B. Aswell — of Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish, La. Born in Jackson Parish, La., December 23, 1869. Democrat. School teacher and principal; Louisiana superintendent of public instruction, 1904-08; Chancellor, University of Mississippi, 1907; president, Louisiana State Normal College, 1908-11; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 8th District, 1913-31; died in office 1931. Baptist. Died in Washington, D.C., March 16, 1931 (age 61 years, 83 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Werner Aswell (1830-1909) and Frances Elizabeth (Lyles) Aswell (1841-1908); married, September 20, 1893, to Mary Lee Wright (1868-1898); married, March 3, 1901, to Ella Foster (1868-1937); father of Corine Aswell (1896-1976; daughter-in-law of James Campbell Cantrill (1870-1923)).
  Political family: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


ASZKLER (Soundex A246) — See also PTASZKIEWICZ, SCALERA, SECHLER, SICKLER, SKLAR, SKYLER, ZACKLER, ZICKLER.

  Aszkler, John F. — of Lackawanna, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Lackawanna, N.Y., 1936-41. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ATALLAH (Soundex A340) — See also ATHALIE, ATTALLA, ATTILA, ATTILIO, HATTALA, ITALIE, ITALO, OTILIA, STALLARD, TALLAFERRO, TALLAK, TALLANT, TALLARD, TALLARICO, TALLARITA, TALLAS, UTELY.

  Atallah, Laila K. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


ATANACIO (Soundex A352) — See also ANACLETUS, ATANASIO, BANACH, BONACIC, BOSANAC, CATANA, GERRATANA, HATANAKA, JANACEK, KRNACIK, MANACHY, TARSATANA, VANACKERERN, VANDANACKER, VERNACI, YGNACIO.

  ATANACIO: See also Atanacio Vidaurri


ATANASIO (Soundex A352) — See also ATANACIO, ATHANASION, CATANA, GERRATANA, HATANAKA, MINASIAN, NASIF, TANASE, TANASI, TARSATANA.

  Atanasio, Paul M. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


ATCHESON (Soundex A322) — See also ACHESON, ADKISON, ADKISSON, AITCHESON, AITCHISON, ATCHISON, ATKESON, ATKISSON, ATTKISSON, ETCHISON, GUTCHESS, HITCHESON, HUTCHESON, MATHESON, MATTHESON, PITCHESS, RICHESON.

  ATCHESON: See also Robert Atcheson Alberts
  Atcheson, George, Jr. (b. 1896) — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Denver, Colo., October 20, 1896. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Changsha, 1923-24; North Bay, 1926-27; Tientsin, 1927-28; U.S. Consul in Tientsin, 1928, 1929-32; Foochow, 1928-29. Member, Delta Upsilon. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Atcheson and Effie Almira (Moore) Atcheson; married, June 28, 1922, to Mariquita de Laguna.
  Atcheson, Robert — of Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Ogdensburg, N.Y., 1861-63. Burial location unknown.


ATCHINSON (Soundex A325) — See also ADKINSON, ATCHISON, ATKINSON, CATCHICK, CATCHINGS, ETCHINSON, HINSON, HITCHINS, HOTCHINSON, HUTCHINS, HUTCHINSON, KITCHINS, KUTCHINSKI, MCCUTCHINS, MURCHINSON, PATCHIN.

  ATCHINSON: See also William Atchinson O'Neill


ATCHISON (Soundex A322) — See also ADKISON, ADKISSON, AITCHESON, AITCHISON, ATCHESON, ATCHINSON, ATKESON, ATKISSON, ATTKISSON, CATCHICK, CATCHINGS, CHISOLM, ETCHISON, HISON, HUTCHISON, ISON, KOTCHISON, MATHISON, MURCHISON, PATCHIN, RITCHISON.

  Atchison, Clyde B. — of Oregon. Member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1917-52. Burial location unknown.
  Atchison, David Rice (1807-1886) — also known as David R. Atchison — of Plattsburg, Clinton County, Mo.; Platte City, Platte County, Mo. Born in Frogtown, Fayette County, Ky., August 11, 1807. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1834, 1838; circuit judge in Missouri, 1841; U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1843-48, 1849-55. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. An organizer of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad. Thought by some to have been president for one day in 1849, because President Zachary Taylor refused to be inaugurated on a Sunday. Died near Gower, Clinton County, Mo., January 26, 1886 (age 78 years, 168 days). Interment at Greenlawn Cemetery, Plattsburg, Mo.; statue at Clinton County Courthouse Grounds, Plattsburg, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William Atchison and Catherine (Allen) Atchison.
  Atchison counties in Kan. and Mo. are named for him.
  The city of Atchison, Kansas, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Atchison, Edward — of Slatersville, North Smithfield, Providence County, R.I. Member of Rhode Island state senate from North Smithfield, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Atchison, Irwin C. — of Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sherman; elected 1906, 1918, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Atchison, Leon H. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 9th District, 1970; member of Wayne State University board of governors; elected 1970, 1978; defeated, 2002; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. African ancestry. Still living as of 2002.
  Atchison, Ray L. — of Aztec, San Juan County, N.M. Republican. Member of New Mexico state senate 2nd District, 1967-72. Still living as of 1972.
  Atchison, William J. — of Owego, Tioga County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Owego, N.Y., 1894-97. Burial location unknown.


ATCHLEY (Soundex A324) — See also BEACHLEY, BENCHLEY, BIECHLEY, BLATCHLEY, BLATCHLY, CROUCHLEY, CRUTCHLEY, DEITCHLER, HETCHLER, MUTCHLER, RICHLEY, SCHLEY, SCRATCHLEY, TAKALA, TAKLA, TEKLA, TICKLE, TUCCILE, TUCCILLO, TUCHILLO, TUCKLEY, UTCHELL.

  Atchley, Ben (born c.1930) — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born about 1930. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Atchley, Forest S. — of Mt. Dora, Union County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Atchley, John — of Seneca, La Salle County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Atchley, Otto — of Texarkana, Bowie County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ATCITTY (Soundex A323) — See also CAPOCCITTI, RAMACITTI, TEST, TESTA, TESTO, TESTU, TOST, TOSTI, TOUGHEST.

  Atcitty, Fannie — of New Mexico. Democrat. Presidential Elector for New Mexico, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Atcitty, Jim — of Shiprock, San Juan County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1980 (alternate), 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Atcitty, Thomas E. — also known as Tom Atcitty — of Shiprock, San Juan County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1996; Presidential Elector for New Mexico, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Atcitty, Tom See Thomas E. Atcitty


ATEER (Soundex A360) — See also ALKATEEB, ARRETT, ATHER, AUTHIER, AUTIER, MACATEE, MATEER, MCATEE, MCATEER, PALMATEER, RATE, RATTE, REAT, RETA, TERA, TERRA, WANATEE.

  Ateer, Charles F., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ATEN (Soundex A350) — See also ADEN, ALTEN, ANNETT, ARTEN, ASTEN, ATENCIO, ATHEN, AUTEN, AUTIN, BRAATEN, BRATEN, ETNA, FLATEN, FLOATEN, MATEN, NATE, NEAT, NEETA, POWHATEN, STATEN, TENA, ZLATEN.

  ATEN: See also Charles Webster Jewett
  Aten, James H. — of Ambridge, Beaver County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Ambridge, Pa., 1916-21. Burial location unknown.
  Aten, John G. — of Mason County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mason County, 1901-04. Burial location unknown.
  Aten, Murl K. (1901-1971) — of Sandstone Township, Jackson County, Mich. Born in Norvell, Jackson County, Mich., August 13, 1901. Republican. Lawyer; Jackson County Clerk, 1939-40; Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney, 1945-46; Michigan state auditor general, 1947-50; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1950. Methodist. Member, Kiwanis; Freemasons; Moose. Suffered a heart attack while walking near his home, and died, in Sandstone Township, Jackson County, Mich., June 15, 1971 (age 69 years, 306 days). Interment at Roseland Memorial Gardens, Napoleon Township, Jackson County, Mich.
  Aten, W. F. — of Ray, Schuyler County, Ill. Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1908. Burial location unknown.


ATENCIO (Soundex A352) — See also ATEN, SETENCICH, STENCIL.

  Atencio, Margaret — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1996, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


ATERNO (Soundex A365) — See also ARNOTE, ERNO, MATERNES, PATERNITI, PATERNITIZ, PATERNO, PATERNOSTER, PATERNOSTRO, RENATO, STERNOFF.

  Aterno, Kathleen — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.


ATHA (Soundex A300) — See also AIETA, ALTHA, ATHALIE, ATHANSON, ATHAS, ATHY, ETHA, HIAWATHA, ITHA, OTHA, TREATHA.

  ATHA: See also Atha Thomas
  Atha, Donzella M. — Populist candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


ATHALIE (Soundex A340) — See also ALETHIA, ATALLAH, ATHA, ATTALLA, ATTILA, ATTILIO, CATHALAN, CATHALEEN, ITALIE, ITALO, KATHALEEN, NATHALIA, NATHALIE, OTILIA, THALEIA, UTELY, WRATHALL.

  ATHALIE: See also Athalie R. Clarke


ATHANASION (Soundex A352) — See also ATANASIO, ATHANSON, HANAS, JASIONOWSKI, JOHNATHAN, JONATHAN, KATHAN, LATHAN, MINASIAN, NASIF, NATHAN, NATHANAEL, NATHANIAL, NATHANSON, TANASI, TENNISON, TENNYSON, TINSON, TOWNSON, TUNISON.

  ATHANASION: See also George Athanasion Hassiotis


ATHANSON (Soundex A352) — See also ANSON, ATHA, ATHANASION, CHANSON, HANSOM, HANSOME, HANSON, JOHANSON, JOHNATHAN, JONATHAN, KATHAN, LATHAN, NATHAN, NATHANAEL, NATHANIAL, NATHANSON, STEPHANSON, TENNISON, TENNYSON, TINSON, TOWNSON, TUNISON.

  Athanson, George A. (1927-2000) — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born August 26, 1927. Democrat. Mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1971-81; defeated in primary, 1981. Greek ancestry. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died January 9, 2000 (age 72 years, 136 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Conn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ATHAS (Soundex A320) — See also ATHA, BALTHASAR, BALTHASER, OATES, OATIS, OTIS, OTTIS, POTHAST, ROTHAS, STATHAS.

  Athas, Louis P. — of Foster City, San Mateo County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


ATHEL (Soundex A340) — See also ATHELSTON, ATHILL, ATHOL, CATHELL, ETHEL, HALLET, HALLETT, HATTEL, KATHELINE, LEATH, LETHA, OTHEL, SWATHEL, THAELL.

  ATHEL: See also Athel Staggs


ATHELSTON (Soundex A342) — See also ATHEL, BARTHELS, CATHELL, EAGELSTON, EGELSTON, ELSTON, FINKELSTONE, GELSTON, HELSTOSKI, HELSTROM, KATHELINE, SHELSTA, SWATHEL, TILESTON, TUMBELSTON, VERHELST.

  ATHELSTON: See also Athelston Gaston


ATHEN (Soundex A350) — See also ALTHEN, ATEN, ATHENA, ATHENAGORAS, ATHENS, ATHER, ATHON, AUTEN, AUTIN, BATHEN, BRAATHEN, HANNETT, HATTEN, LATHEN, MATHENIA, MATHENY, NATHE, NEATH, SNEATHEN, TAHEN, TEHAN, THANE, WATHEN.

  ATHEN: See also Pleasant Jefferson Barron — Adolph Eilert Wenke


ATHENA (Soundex A350) — See also ATHEN, ATHENAGORAS, ATHENS, BATHEN, BRAATHEN, LATHEN, MARTHENA, MATHENIA, MATHENY, OTANO, SNEATHEN, WATHEN.

  ATHENA: See also Athena Dalton — Athena Mosxona


ATHENAGORAS (Soundex A352) — See also AGOR, ANGORA, ATHEN, ATHENA, ATHENS, AZCUENAGA, BAGOROZY, BATHEN, BOBORAS, BRAATHEN, DELORAS, DORASTUS, FLENAGIN, GORA, GORAM, GORANITES, GREAGOR, GRIGORAKIS, HENAGAN, HENAGHAN, LATHEN, LENAGH, LILLAGORE, LORAS, MAJORAS, MARTHENA, MATHENIA, MATHENY, MCGREAGOR, MEENAGHAN, MORASCO, ORAS, ORASMUS, PANAGOPOLOUS, PSORAS, SHONAGON, SNEATHEN, TENAGLIO, WALIGORA, WATHEN, ZAGORIA, ZAGORTZ.

  ATHENAGORAS: See also Athenagoras Kokkinakis


ATHENS (Soundex A352) — See also ANTHES, ATHEN, ATHENA, ATHENAGORAS, BATHEN, BRAATHEN, GITHENS, HASTEN, LATHEN, MATHENIA, MATHENY, ROTHENSIES, SITHENS, SNEATH, SNEATHEN, WATHEN.

  ATHENS: See also Merilou Athens-Barnekow
  Athens, John S. — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Oklahoma, 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ATHENS-BARNEKOW (Soundex A352)

  Athens-Barnekow, Merilou — of Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2008, 2012 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2012.


ATHER (Soundex A360) — See also ALTHER, ARTHER, ATEER, ATHEN, ATHERTON, AUTHIER, AUTIER, BATHER, CATHER, EATHER, ERATH, ETHER, FATHER, FEATHER, FLATHER, HARRETT, HARTE, HATER, HATTER, HEARTT, HEATHER, HERTA, MATHER, OLDFATHER, PRATHER, RATHE, RATHER, REATH, RETHA, SATHER, THERA, WRATHER.

  ATHER: See also Ather Pasha


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