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BARKETT (Soundex B623) — See also BARK, BARKELL, BARKELOW, BARKEN, BARKER, BARKEUS, BARKEY, BARRETT, BARTEK, BIRKETT, BRATEK, BURKET, BURKETT, KARKETT, MARKETOS, NEWMARKET, PARKET.

  BARKETT: See also Ellis Barkett Bodron
  Barkett, Joseph A. — of Stockton, San Joaquin County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Barkett, Lisa — of La Jolla, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Barkett, Rosemary (b. 1939) — of West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Born in Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas, August 29, 1939. Catholic nun; school teacher; lawyer; circuit judge in Florida, 1979-84; justice of Florida state supreme court, 1985-94; chief justice of Florida state supreme court, 1992-94; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, 1994-2013; retired 2013. Female. Catholic. Syrian ancestry. Inducted 1986 into the Florida Women's Hall of Fame. Still living as of 2014.
  See also federal judicial profile — NNDB dossier


BARKEUS (Soundex B622) — See also BARCAS, BARCUS, BARK, BARKELL, BARKELOW, BARKEN, BARKER, BARKETT, BARKEY, BARKIS, BARKUS, BERKES, BURCKES, BURKES, KEUSCH, KEUSS, MEACKEUS, NICKEUS.

  Barkeus, Carl M. (1888-1971) — of Dawson, Lac qui Parle County, Minn. Born in 1888. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1956. Died in 1971 (age about 83 years). Interment at Grace Lutheran Cemetery, Dawson, Minn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BARKEY (Soundex B620) — See also BARCA, BARCHI, BARCO, BARK, BARKELL, BARKELOW, BARKEN, BARKER, BARKETT, BARKEUS, BARKLEY, BERKA, BERKEY, BERKY, BOURCY, BURKEE, BURKEY, HARKEY, KEARBY, LARKEY, MALARKEY, MARKEY, MULARKEY, MULLARKEY, PARKEY, SHARKEY, STARKEY.

  Barkey, Verna H. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1947-49; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1964. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Barkey, Walter — of Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 2nd District, 1910. Burial location unknown.


BARKHOLZ (Soundex B624) — See also BARK, BARKHUFF, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BROCKHOLLS, BURKHOLD, BURKHOLDER, BURKHOLZ, LARKHAM, MARKHAM, MARKHOFF, PARKHILL, PARKHURST.

  Barkholz, Virginia — America First candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


BARKHUFF (Soundex B621) — See also BARK, BARKHOLZ, BROCKHOFF, HUFF, LARKHAM, LAUKHUFF, MARKHAM, MARKHOFF, PARKHILL, PARKHURST.

  Barkhuff, Truman — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BARKIN (Soundex B625) — See also ARKIN, BARK, BARKAN, BARKEN, BARKIS, BERCHON, BERKIN, BEYERCHEN, BURKAN, CARKIN, CLARKIN, HARKIN, HARKINS, LARKIN, LARKINS, MARKIN, MARKING, PARKIN, PARKINS, PARKINSON, RABKIN, TARKINGTON, WARKINS.

  Barkin, Kenneth — of Riverside, Riverside County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


BARKIS (Soundex B622) — See also BARCAS, BARCUS, BARK, BARKEUS, BARKIN, BARKS, BARKUS, BARRIS, BERKES, BURCKES, BURKES, DWORKIS, PERKISON, SARKISIAN, SORKIS.

  Barkis, Marvin William — also known as Marvin Barkis — of Louisburg, Miami County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1984, 1996; Speaker of the Kansas State House of Representatives, 1991-94. Still living as of 1996.


BARKLAGE (Soundex B624) — See also BARK, BARKLAY, BARKLEY, BURKLAND, DINKLAGE, KIRKLAND, KLAGSTAD, LAGE, MARKLAND.

  Barklage, David — of Missouri. Republican. Presidential Elector for Missouri, 2000; Presidential Elector for Missouri, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Barklage, William — of El Dorado County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 15th District, 1871-73. Burial location unknown.


BARKLAY (Soundex B624) — See also BARCLAY, BARK, BARKLAGE, BARKLEY, BERKLEY, BURKLAND, BURKLEO, BURKLEY, BURKLOW, KIRKLAND, KLAY, KLAYMAN, MARKLAND.

  Barklay, Adaline — of Grinnell, Gove County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.


BARKLEY (Soundex B624) — See also ARKLESS, ARKLEY, BARCLAY, BARK, BARKEY, BARKLAGE, BARKLAY, BARLEY, BERKLEY, BURKLEO, BURKLEY, BURKLOW, HARKLESS, KIRKLEY, MARKLE, MARKLET, MARKLEY, MEARKLE, MERKLEY.

  BARKLEY: See also William Barkley Cooper — Warren Barkley English — Charles Milton Fessenden — Albertis Sydney Harrison, Jr. — Barkley Sturgill
  Barkley, Alben W. II — of Marion, Crittenden County, Ky. Democrat. Kentucky commissioner of agriculture; elected 1979. Still living as of 1979.
Alben W. Barkley Barkley, Alben William (1877-1956) — also known as Alben W. Barkley; Willie Alben Barkley; "Dear Alben"; "Little Alby"; "Veep" — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Born in a log cabin near Lowes, Graves County, Ky., November 24, 1877. Democrat. Lawyer; McCracken County Prosecuting Attorney, 1906-09; county judge in Kentucky, 1909-13; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 1st District, 1913-27; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944 (speaker), 1948 (Temporary Chair; chair, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee), 1952; candidate in primary for Governor of Kentucky, 1923; U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1927-49, 1955-56; died in office 1956; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1944; Vice President of the United States, 1949-53. Methodist. Member, Delta Tau Delta; Phi Alpha Delta; Odd Fellows; Elks. Died of a heart attack while speaking at the Washington and Lee University Mock Democratic Convention, Lexington, Va., April 30, 1956 (age 78 years, 158 days). Interment at Mt. Kenton Cemetery, Near Paducah, McCracken County, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of John Wilson Barkley and Electra Eliza (Smith) Barkley; married, June 23, 1903, to Dorothy Brower (died 1947); married, November 18, 1949, to Jane Hadley; father of Laura Louise Barkley (who married Douglas MacArthur II (1909-1997)).
  Political families: MacArthur family of Pennsylvania; Dodge-Duke-Cromwell family of Detroit, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  C. V. Whitney's thoroughbread racehorse "The Veep" (born 1948), was named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Alben W. Barkley: Polly Ann Davis, Alben W. Barkley, Senate Majority Leader and Vice President — James K. Libbey, Dear Alben : Mr. Barkley of Kentucky
  Image source: Truman Library
  Barkley, Alexander — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County 1st District, 1865-66; member of New York canal commission; elected 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, B. Frank — of Lambertville, Hunterdon County, N.J. Republican. Chair of Hunterdon County Republican Party, 1913-14; postmaster at Lambertville, N.J., 1923-25. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, Benjamin F. — of Jewett, Greene County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Greene County, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, Bill See Wilbur B. Barkley
  Barkley, Charles — of Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates District 39; elected 1998; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Barkley, D. W. — of Fairfield, Wayne County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, Dean M. (b. 1950) — of Minnesota. Born in Annandale, Wright County, Minn., August 31, 1950. Lawyer; president, Dayton's Furniture, Annandale, Minn.; founder and chair, Minnesota Reform Party (later Minnesota Independence Party); Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 6th District, 1992; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 2002-03; defeated, 1994 (Independence), 1996 (Reform), 2008 (Independence). Lutheran. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Barkley, Edna M. — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, F. A. — of Lincolnton, Lincoln County, N.C. Postmaster at Lincolnton, N.C., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, Frank See B. Frank Barkley
  Barkley, J. H. — of Washington. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington at-large, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, James A. — of Latrobe, Westmoreland County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Latrobe, Pa., 1951-67. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, James H. — of California. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 3rd District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, James Robert (1869-1948) — of Iowa. Born in a log cabin in Davis County, Iowa, February 13, 1869. Lawyer; member of Iowa state senate 3rd District, 1945-47. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Woodmen; Odd Fellows. Died in Iowa Methodist Hospital, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, July 26, 1948 (age 79 years, 164 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Moulton, Iowa.
  Barkley, Jane — of Racine, Racine County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, John W. (1889-1986) — of Shaker Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Braceville, Trumbull County, Ohio, September 2, 1889. Lawyer; mayor of Shaker Heights, Ohio, 1952-54. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Sigma Rho; Phi Delta Phi; Phi Gamma Delta; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in September, 1986 (age about 96 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Barkley and Josephine A. (Kreitler) Barkley; married, June 2, 1917, to Margaret E. Megirt.
  Barkley, Leonidas M. — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Fort Worth, Tex., 1906-14. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, Martin K. — of Nevada, Vernon County, Mo. Republican. Postmaster at Nevada, Mo., 1890-93. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, Richard Clark (b. 1932) — of Michigan. Born in 1932. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to East Germany, 1988-90; Turkey, 1991-94. Still living as of 1994.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Barkley, Robert Y. — U.S. Vice Consul in Catania, as of 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, Wilbur B. (1907-1984) — also known as Bill Barkley — of Glendale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Pennsylvania, 1907. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1951-52, 1957-64; Speaker of the Arizona State House of Representatives, 1963-64. Methodist. Died in 1984 (age about 77 years). Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, William (1864-1949) — of Garden City, Clark County, S.Dak. Born September 15, 1864. Republican. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 32nd District, 1917-18. Died in 1949 (age about 84 years). Burial location unknown.
  Barkley, Willie Alben See Alben William Barkley


BARKMAN (Soundex B625) — See also BARK, BARKAN, BERKMAN, BURKMAN, MARKMAN, PARKMAN, PARKMAND, SPARKMAN, SPARKMANN.

  Barkman, David F. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1922-24. Burial location unknown.
  Barkman, Luetta H. K. — of Morris County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Morris County, 1933. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Barkman, Patrick G. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 58th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Barkman, Victor E. P. (1878-1964) — of Bedford, Bedford County, Pa. Born in Monroe Township, Bedford County, Pa., August 7, 1878. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916; chair of Bedford County Democratic Party, 1927, 1937. Died in Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla., August 29, 1964 (age 86 years, 22 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of David Barkman (1844-1920) and Caroline (Snyder) Barkman; married 1909 to Nellie May Andrews.


BARKOVICH (Soundex B621) — See also BARKOWITZ, BARTKOVICH, BERKOVITZ, BORKOVEC, KOVICH, MARKOVITS, MARKOVITZ, MURKOVICH, YURKOVSKY.

  Barkovich, Joseph J. — of Carrollton (now New Carrollton), Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Carrollton, Md., 1961-64. Still living as of 1964.


BARKOWITZ (Soundex B623) — See also BARKOVICH, BERCOWITZ, BERKEWITZ, BERKOWICZ, BERKOWITZ, BORUCHOWITZ, KLARKOWSKI, MARKOWITZ, MARKOWSKI.

  Barkowitz, Leah R. — of Balboa, Canal Zone (now Panama). Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Canal Zone, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.


BARKS (Soundex B620) — See also BANKS, BARK, BARKIS, BARKSDALE, BARKUS, BURKS, PARKS.

  BARKS: See also Clyde W. Whaley
  Barks, James Alexander (1879-1936) — also known as James A. Barks — of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Born in Millheim, Perry County, Mo., August 7, 1879. School teacher and principal; lawyer; mayor of Cape Girardeau, Mo., 1921-30. Southern Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died, from septicemia and acute nephritis, in Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo., February 10, 1936 (age 56 years, 187 days). Interment at Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery, Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Margaret Belinda (Blaylock) Barks (1843-1907) and Joseph Barks (1851-1928); married, September 21, 1915, to Edna H. Kerth.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BARKSDALE (Soundex B623) — See also BARKDALE, BARKS, BRAXDALL, STOCKSDALE.

  BARKSDALE: See also Moss Alexander — Nathaniel Barksdale Dial — Barksdale Greer
  Barksdale, A. Arnold See Allen Arnold Barksdale
  Barksdale, A. S., Jr. — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Barksdale, Alan F. — of Alabama. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama, 1988 (7th District), 1996 (4th District), 2000 (5th District), 2002 (5th District); candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2000. Still living as of 2002.
  Barksdale, Alfred Dickinson (1892-1972) — of Lynchburg, Va. Born in Houston (now Halifax), Halifax County, Va., July 17, 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Virginia state senate 12th District, 1924-27; circuit judge in Virginia 6th Circuit, 1938-39; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Virginia, 1939-57; took senior status 1957. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Kappa Alpha Order; Phi Delta Phi; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Lynchburg, Va., August 16, 1972 (age 80 years, 30 days). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Lynchburg, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Randolph Barksdale (1849-1925) and Hallie Poindexter (Craddock) Barksdale (1854-1900); married, December 15, 1934, to Louisa Estill Winfree (1904-2005); first cousin once removed of Champe Terrell Barksdale; second cousin once removed of Howell Edmunds Jackson; second cousin twice removed of William Barksdale, Ethelbert Barksdale and George Annesley Barksdale.
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.
  See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Barksdale, Allen Arnold (1878-1924) — also known as A. Arnold Barksdale — of Ruston, Lincoln Parish, La. Born in Lincoln Parish, La., July 8, 1878. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1912; U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1917. Died in Ruston, Lincoln Parish, La., May 26, 1924 (age 45 years, 323 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Ruston, La.
  Relatives: Son of Eliza Jane (Copeland) Barksdale (1842-1919) and Allen Barksdale (1843-1905); married, December 14, 1905, to Sarah Agnes Calhoun (1880-1918); third cousin twice removed of William Barksdale, Ethelbert Barksdale and George Annesley Barksdale (1835-1910); fourth cousin once removed of William Randolph Barksdale and Champe Terrell Barksdale.
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Barksdale, Arnold See Allen Arnold Barksdale
  Barksdale, Champ T. See Champe Terrell Barksdale
  Barksdale, Champe Terrell (1853-1933) — also known as Champ T. Barksdale — of Danville, Va. Born in Halifax County, Va., December 2, 1853. Republican. Attacked and seriously hurt, in August 1895, when Buford Wimbish struck him over the head with an iron bar; postmaster at Danville, Va., 1898-1908. Died, from coronary thrombosis and lung abscess, in Memorial Hospital, Danville, Va., February 12, 1933 (age 79 years, 72 days). Interment somewhere in Pittsylvania County, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Randolph Vaughn Barksdale (1817-1899) and Frances Clapton 'Fannie' (Wimbish) Barksdale (1830-1870); first cousin of William Randolph Barksdale; first cousin once removed of Alfred Dickinson Barksdale; second cousin of Howell Edmunds Jackson (1832-1895); second cousin once removed of William Barksdale, Ethelbert Barksdale and George Annesley Barksdale; fourth cousin once removed of Allen Arnold Barksdale and Randolph Hunter Barksdale.
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.
  Barksdale, Ethelbert (1824-1893) — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Born in Smyrna, Rutherford County, Tenn., January 4, 1824. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1860, 1868, 1872, 1880 (member, Resolutions Committee); Representative from Mississippi in the Confederate Congress, 1862-65; Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 1876; Mississippi Democratic state chair, 1877-79; member of Democratic National Committee from Mississippi, 1880; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 7th District, 1883-87. Died in Yazoo County, Miss., February 17, 1893 (age 69 years, 44 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Jackson, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Nancy Harvey (Lester) Barksdale (1784-1825) and William Barksdale (1787-1834); brother of William Barksdale (1821-1863); married to Alice Jane Harris (sister-in-law of James Byeram Owens); second cousin of George Annesley Barksdale; second cousin once removed of William Randolph Barksdale and Champe Terrell Barksdale; second cousin twice removed of Alfred Dickinson Barksdale; third cousin twice removed of Allen Arnold Barksdale and Randolph Hunter Barksdale (1891-1970).
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Barksdale, George Annesley (1835-1910) — also known as George Barksdale — of Richmond, Va. Born in Amelia County, Va., January 3, 1835. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Vice-Consul for Argentina in Richmond, Va., 1872-88; Vice-Consul for Uruguay in Richmond, Va., 1892-1907; Vice-Consul for Brazil in Richmond, Va., 1900-07. Died, from a stroke of apoplexy, in Albemarle County, Va., November 19, 1910 (age 75 years, 320 days). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Jones Barksdale (1794-1859) and Marianna Elizabeth (Tabb) Barksdale (1796-1856); married, January 18, 1860, to Elise Florence Warwick (1840-1880); married 1882 to Edmonia Carter Powers (1847-1918); second cousin of William Barksdale (1821-1863) and Ethelbert Barksdale; second cousin once removed of William Randolph Barksdale and Champe Terrell Barksdale; second cousin twice removed of Alfred Dickinson Barksdale; third cousin twice removed of Allen Arnold Barksdale and Randolph Hunter Barksdale.
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.
  Epitaph: "Of Whom The World Was Not Worthy."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Barksdale, Hudson Lee — of Spartanburg County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 31st District, 1981-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Barksdale, Jerry R. — of Athens, Limestone County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Barksdale, Randolph Hunter (1891-1970) — also known as Randolph H. Barksdale — of Virginia. Born in Richmond, Va., October 23, 1891. U.S. Vice Consul in Bordeaux, 1918. Died September 25, 1970 (age 78 years, 337 days). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Johnson Dallam Barksdale (1852-1913) and Mary (Cannon) Barksdale; third cousin twice removed of William Barksdale, Ethelbert Barksdale and George Annesley Barksdale (1835-1910); fourth cousin once removed of William Randolph Barksdale and Champe Terrell Barksdale.
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Barksdale, Rhesa H. — of Mississippi. Republican. Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Barksdale, Rhesa Hawkins (b. 1944) — Born in Jackson, Hinds County, Miss., August 8, 1944. Served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; lawyer; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, 1990-2009; took senior status 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Barksdale, W. R. — of Grenada, Grenada County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Barksdale, W. W. — of Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tenn. Mayor of Clarksville, Tenn., 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Barksdale, William (1821-1863) — of Columbus, Lowndes County, Miss. Born in Rutherford County, Tenn., August 21, 1821. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; U.S. Representative from Mississippi, 1853-61 (at-large 1853-55, 3rd District 1855-61); general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Killed in battle at Gettysburg, Adams County, Pa., July 2, 1863 (age 41 years, 315 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Jackson, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Nancy Harvey (Lester) Barksdale (1784-1825) and William Barksdale (1787-1834); brother of Ethelbert Barksdale (1824-1893); second cousin of George Annesley Barksdale; second cousin once removed of William Randolph Barksdale and Champe Terrell Barksdale; second cousin twice removed of Alfred Dickinson Barksdale; third cousin twice removed of Allen Arnold Barksdale and Randolph Hunter Barksdale.
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Barksdale, William P. — of Halifax County, Va. Member of Virginia state senate 21st District, 1904-05. Burial location unknown.
  Barksdale, William Randolph (1849-1925) — of Halifax County, Va. Born in Halifax County, Va., January 6, 1849. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; banker; Halifax County Judge, 1874-80, 1886-1904; circuit judge in Virginia 6th Circuit, 1905-25. Died in Halifax County, Va., April 5, 1925 (age 76 years, 89 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Elisha Barksdale (1812-1887) and Judith Armistead (Barkdale) Barksdale (1818-1900); married, November 14, 1872, to Hallie Bailey Craddock (1854-1900); married, June 28, 1905, to Virginia Douglas Watkins (1858-1937); father of Alfred Dickinson Barksdale; first cousin of Champe Terrell Barksdale; second cousin of Howell Edmunds Jackson (1832-1895); second cousin once removed of William Barksdale, Ethelbert Barksdale and George Annesley Barksdale; fourth cousin once removed of Allen Arnold Barksdale and Randolph Hunter Barksdale.
  Political family: Barksdale family of Virginia.


BARKULOO (Soundex B624) — See also BARCALOW, BARK, BARKALOW, BARKELOW, BARKUS, BERKELEY, KULONGOSKI, KULONGOWSKI, SEKULOW.

  Barkuloo, Osmont V. — of Tifton, Tift County, Ga. Democrat. Postmaster at Tifton, Ga., 1949-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BARKUS (Soundex B622) — See also ARKUSZEWSKI, BARCAS, BARCUS, BARK, BARKEUS, BARKIS, BARKS, BARKULOO, BARRUS, BARUS, BERKES, BURCKES, BURKES, MARKUS, MARKUSIC, NORKUS, RAUTERKUS, VIRKUS.

  Barkus, Gregg — of Kalispell, Flathead County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1988, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Barkus, Kathy — of Kalispell, Flathead County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


BARKWORTH (Soundex B626) — See also ARKWRIGHT, BECKWORTH, BRINKWORTH, BUCKWORTH, DUCKWORTH, HACKWORTH, KIRKWOOD, MARKWARDT, MARKWAYNE, MARKWORTH, PECKWORTH, STARKWEATHER, WORTH.

  Barkworth, Thomas E. (1851-1923) — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Born in Lincolnshire, England, July 21, 1851. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Jackson County 1st District, 1891-94; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1894, 1896; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1899; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1900, 1904; Michigan Democratic state chair, 1903-05. Died February 17, 1923 (age 71 years, 211 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Jackson, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BARLAND (Soundex B645) — See also ARLAND, ARLANDERS, ARLANDSON, BORLAND, BOURLAND, BREELAND, CARLAND, CHARLAND, FARLAND, GARLAND, HARLAND, LAND, MACFARLAND, MARLAND, MCFARLAND, MCPARLAND, WARLAND.

  BARLAND: See also Knut Hansen Helling — Francis Griffith Newlands


BARLEON (Soundex B645) — See also ARLEO, BARLER, BARLETT, BARLETTA, BARLEY, BERLIN, BERLON, BERLYN, BIERLIN, BURLEEN, BURLEIN, BURLIN, LEBARON, LEON.

  Barleon, Elizabeth O. — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.


BARLER (Soundex B646) — See also BARILLARO, BARLEON, BARLETT, BARLETTA, BARLEY, BARRELIER, MARLER, PARLER, TARLER.

  BARLER: See also Arthur Sewall


BARLETT (Soundex B643) — See also ALBERT, ARLETT, ARLETTE, BARLEON, BARLER, BARLETTA, BARLEY, BARTEL, BARTELL, BARTLE, BARTLETT, BARTTELL, BATTRELL, BERAULT, BERLET, BERLLAYETTE, BRATTLE, BRAULT, BREAULT, BRELET, BRILLATI, BRULTE, CHARLETTE, DARLETTE, LABERT, LETT, MARLETT, MARLETTA, MARLETTE, PARLETT, SCARLETT, SCARLETTE, SHARLETTE, TABLER, TARBELL, TARBLE.

  BARLETT: See also Peleg Wadsworth
  Barlett, Ara — Justice of Dakota territorial supreme court, 1864-69. Burial location unknown.
  Barlett, Joe — of Lost Creek, Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


BARLETTA (Soundex B643) — See also ARLETT, ARLETTE, BARLEON, BARLER, BARLETT, BARLEY, BARTELA, BARTLETTA, BERAULT, BERLET, BERLLAYETTE, BRAULT, BREAULT, BRELET, BRILLATI, BRULTE, CHARLETTE, DARLETTE, MARLETT, MARLETTA, MARLETTE, PARLETT, SCARLETT, SCARLETTE, SHARLETTE.

  Barletta, Lou See Louis James Barletta
  Barletta, Louis James (b. 1956) — also known as Lou Barletta — of Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa., January 28, 1956. Republican. Mayor of Hazleton, Pa., 2000-10; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 11th District, 2011-; defeated, 2002, 2008. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Barletta, Vicente — of Mayagüez, Mayagüez Municipio, Puerto Rico; Arecibo, Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico. Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Mayagüez, P.R., 1919-35; Honorary Consul for Panama in Arecibo, P.R., 1935. Burial location unknown.


BARLEY (Soundex B640) — See also ARLEY, BALEY, BARKLEY, BARLEON, BARLER, BARLETT, BARLETTA, BARLOW, BARTLEY, BAUERLY, BERLEY, BERLOW, BIERLY, BIRLEY, BRALEY, BURLEIGH, BURLEW, BURLEY, DARLEY, FARLEY, VARLEY.

  BARLEY: See also Harold B. Pinney
  Barley, Mrs. A. C., Jr. See Betty Barley
  Barley, Betty — also known as Mrs. A. C. Barley, Jr. — of Portland, Ionia County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1957-59; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Barley, E. V. — of Fincastle, Botetourt County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Barley, John M. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Barley, Larry — of Portland, Ionia County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1979. Still living as of 1979.


BARLOGIO (Soundex B642) — See also AMBROGIO, BARLOS, BARLOW, CASTROGIOVANNI, EULOGIO, KALOGIANIS, LOGIE, LOGIN, TOGIOLA.

  Barlogio, V. J. — of Salinas, Monterey County, Calif. Mayor of Salinas, Calif., 1933-36. Burial location unknown.


BARLOS (Soundex B642) — See also BARLOGIO, BARLOW, BERLESE, BORLASE, BRILES, BRLAS, BROILES, BROYLES, BRULES, BRYLES, CARLOS, DONCARLOS, ORLOSKI, PERLOS.

  Barlos, George — of Mississippi. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Mississippi 5th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


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