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BEARDALL (Soundex B634) — See also ABELARD, ARDALE, BARDEL, BARDOL, BEAR, BEARD, BEARDEN, BEARDMORE, BEARDS, BEARDSLEE, BEARDSLEY, BEARDSLY, BERDAHL, BERDEL, BERDELL, BIRDELL, BORDAILLE, BORDALLO, BURDELL, CLINKINGBEARD, DALL, ERDALL.

  Beardall, Billy See William Beardall, Jr.
  Beardall, William, Jr. (1890-1984) — also known as William Beardall; Billy Beardall — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Born May 5, 1890. Lawyer; abstract and title business; mayor of Orlando, Fla., 1940-52. Died in 1984 (age about 94 years). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Orlando, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of William Beardall and Florence (Bonsar) Beardall; married 1922 to Shadie Livingston Hamer (1903-1962).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BEARDEN (Soundex B635) — See also ARDEN, BARDEN, BEAR, BEARD, BEARDALL, BEARDMORE, BEARDS, BEARDSLEE, BEARDSLEY, BEARDSLY, BERDEN, BERNEDA, BIRDEN, CLINKINGBEARD, DEARDEN, REARDEN.

  BEARDEN: See also Thomas Jefferson Campbell
  Bearden, Carl — of St. Charles, St. Charles County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2016. Still living as of 2016.
  Bearden, Eleanor — of Shaker Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Bearden, J. T. — of Arkansas. Candidate for Representative from Arkansas in the Confederate Congress 2nd District, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Bearden, Marcus D. (1830-1885) — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in 1830. Sheriff; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1868-69. Died in 1885 (age about 55 years). Interment at Old Gray Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Cousin of Elizabeth Trigg Bearden (who married Louis Alexander Gratz (1849?-?)).
  Political family: Mann-Bearden family of Knoxville, Tennessee.
  Bearden, Sharon — of Piedmont, Wayne County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


BEARDMORE (Soundex B635) — See also BEARD, BEARDALL, BEARDEN, BEARDS, BEARDSLEE, BEARDSLEY, BEARDSLY, BOARDMAN, BREDEMEYER, CLINKINGBEARD, CUDMORE, GARDMAN, HARDMAN, PODMORE, PREDMORE, PREEDMORE, PRIDMORE, SCIDMORE, SKIDMORE, WADMORE, WARDMAN.

  Beardmore, Dorothy A. (born c.1927) — of Michigan. Born about 1927. Republican. Member of Michigan state board of education; elected 1984, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.


BEARDS (Soundex B632) — See also BADDERS, BARDES, BEAR, BEARD, BEARDALL, BEARDEN, BEARDMORE, BEARDSLEE, BEARDSLEY, BEARDSLY, BEARS, CLINKINGBEARD.

  Beards, Algernon E. — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1839. Burial location unknown.


BEARDSLEE (Soundex B632) — See also BEARD, BEARDALL, BEARDEN, BEARDMORE, BEARDS, BEARDSLEY, BEARDSLY, BIRDSALL, CLINKINGBEARD, CLOUDSLEY, CLOWDSLEY, ENDSLEY, LINDSLEY, WENDSLER.

  BEARDSLEE: See also Francis Everett Baldwin
  Beardslee, Augustus — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Beardslee, Birdsey — of Kent, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Kent, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Beardslee, Charles — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1784-89. Burial location unknown.
  Beardslee, Charles — of Roxbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Roxbury, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Beardslee, Cyrus H. — of Monroe, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Monroe, 1825-26, 1831, 1836; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1846; member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Beardslee, Ezra — of Monroe, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Monroe, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Beardslee, George — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1817-19. Burial location unknown.
  Beardslee, Howkin Bulkley (1820-1886) — also known as Howkin B. Beardslee — of Honesdale, Wayne County, Pa.; Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Mt. Pleasant Township, Wayne County, Pa., May 28, 1820. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor; postmaster at Honesdale, Pa., 1858-59; member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1864-66 (8th District 1864, 10th District 1865-66). Died in Indian Orchard, Wayne County, Pa., March 11, 1886 (age 65 years, 287 days). Interment at Indian Orchard Cemetery, Indian Orchard, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Bulkley Beardslee (1791-1872) and Lucretia (Kimble) Beardslee (1795-1882); married 1846 to Charlotte Clark; fifth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin once removed of Samuel Austin Gager; third cousin of Daniel Parrish Witter; third cousin twice removed of Aaron Burr; fourth cousin of Barzillai Bulkeley Kellogg and David Munson Osborne; fourth cousin once removed of Orsamus Cook Merrill, Timothy Merrill, Elijah Babbitt and Thomas Mott Osborne (1859-1926).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Bache-Dallas family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beardslee, Kenneth — of Spring Arbor, Jackson County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Beardslee, Lewis — of Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sherman, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Beardslee, Nathan Summers (1848-1915) — also known as Nathan S. Beardslee — of Warsaw, Wyoming County, N.Y. Born in New Berlin, Chenango County, N.Y., October 18, 1848. Republican. Lumberman; salt manufacturer; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1892. Died in Warsaw, Wyoming County, N.Y., November 1, 1915 (age 67 years, 14 days). Interment at Warsaw Cemetery, Warsaw, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Beardslee (1802-1879) and Mary Ann (Chatfield) Beardslee (1812-1885); married, May 19, 1874, to Caroline Lamira Bristol (1850-1937); second cousin once removed of Glover Wheeler Cable; third cousin once removed of Alton Farrel; third cousin twice removed of Truman Hotchkiss; fourth cousin once removed of Andrew Gould Chatfield (1810-1875) and Henry Ward Beecher.
  Political families: Otis family of Connecticut; Sherman family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beardslee, Thaddeus — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington, 1829, 1831; member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1843. Burial location unknown.


BEARDSLEY (Soundex B632) — See also BEARD, BEARDALL, BEARDEN, BEARDMORE, BEARDS, BEARDSLEE, BEARDSLY, BIRDSALL, CLINKINGBEARD, CLOUDSLEY, CLOWDSLEY, ENDSLEY, LINDSLEY, WENDSLER.

  BEARDSLEY: See also Erwin J. Baldwin — Robert Gilchrist, Jr. — Charles Lewis Hoover — Elliott Northcott — LeBaron Bradford Prince — Edmund Beardsley Underwood
  Beardsley, (need first name) — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state senate 1st District, 1902, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, A. E. — of Elkhart, Elkhart County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, A. H. — of Elkhart, Elkhart County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1928, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Abel S. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1882, 1900, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Arthur — of Swarthmore, Delaware County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Swarthmore, Pa., 1895-99. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Arthur — of Plymouth, Litchfield County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Plymouth, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, B. J. — of Connecticut. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Betty Jo — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1996, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Beardsley, Bill See William S. Beardsley
  Beardsley, Cassius M. (d. 1901) — of Hersey, Osceola County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 19th Circuit, 1901; appointed 1901; died in office 1901. Died June 10, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Charles — of Des Moines County, Iowa. Iowa state auditor, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Charles C. — of Derby, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Derby, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Charles E. — of Eaton County, Mich. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Charles S., Jr. — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 1st District, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Charles W. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1924-25. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Clara W. (1889-1978) — also known as Clara Eleanor Woodard — of Beaverton, Gladwin County, Mich.; Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Gladwin, Gladwin County, Mich., May 9, 1889. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1939. Female. Presbyterian. Member, Order of the Eastern Star. Died in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., October 8, 1978 (age 89 years, 152 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, Mich.
  Relatives: Daughter of W. E. Woodard; married, June 24, 1908, to Ralph R. Beardsley (1885-1950).
  Beardsley, Clark S. — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Clifford W. — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Insurance business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Fairfield, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Ebenezer — of Monroe, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Monroe, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Edward S. — of Monroe, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Monroe; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Edwin W. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1916; member of Connecticut Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1922; member of Connecticut Prohibition Party State Executive Committee, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Eli — of Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sherman, 1825, 1827-28; member of Connecticut state senate 11th District, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Elijah — of Elkhart, Elkhart County, Ind. Whig. Postmaster at Elkhart, Ind., 1842-43. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Elliot — of Winchester, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 15th District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Fred G. (1883-1958) — of Oxford, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Springfield Township, Oakland County, Mich., June 30, 1883. Republican. Dairy farmer; real estate and insurance business; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 1st District, 1949-56; defeated in primary, 1944. Member, Farm Bureau; Freemasons; Lions. Died in 1958 (age about 75 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Isadore Beardsley and Agelia M. Beardsley; married, March 1, 1905, to Mabel E. Snyder.
  Beardsley, Frederick S. — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford; elected 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, George — of Clarks, Merrick County, Neb. Republican. Chair of Merrick County Republican Party, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Grenville (1898-1960) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Salem, Henry County, Iowa, January 12, 1898. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; candidate for Illinois state senate 13th District, 1934, 1938; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; Illinois state attorney general, 1959-60; appointed 1959; died in office 1960. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks. Died in 1960 (age about 62 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Frank Grenville Beardsley and Mary Elizabeth (Riddell) Beardsley; married, April 16, 1927, to Leona Marian Murray.
  Beardsley, Henry Mahan (1858-1938) — also known as Henry M. Beardsley — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Knox County, Ohio, October 20, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Kansas City, Mo., 1906-08; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1908, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Congregationalist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in 1938 (age about 79 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Fitch Beardsley and Martha (Mahan) Beardsley; married, April 24, 1883, to Marietta Davis.
  Beardsley, Henry N. — of Shelton, Fairfield County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Shelton, Connecticut, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Henry S. — of Missouri. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 1st District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Herbert Vinton (1859-1937) — also known as Herbert V. Beardsley — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex.; Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio, August 30, 1859. Republican. Physician; insurance executive; delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1924. Died in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., August 30, 1937 (age 78 years, 0 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Findlay, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Jane (Hoisington) Beardsley (1831-1903) and Daniel Bailey Beardsley (1832-1894); second cousin five times removed of Benjamin Huntington (1736-1800).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beardsley, James M. — of Rock Island, Rock Island County, Ill. Republican. Postmaster at Rock Island, Ill., 1880-84. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Joe See O. E. Beardsley
  Beardsley, John — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1832-33; member of New York state senate 7th District, 1836-39. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, John C. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1851-52. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Lemuel — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Levi — of Cherry Valley, Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1826; member of New York state senate 6th District, 1830-33, 1835-38. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Lilian M. — of New Britain, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Britain, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Lloyd W. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Menzo Clinton (1859-1946) — also known as Menzo C. Beardsley — of White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y.; Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y.; Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Catharine (now Watkins Glen), Schuyler County, N.Y., October 5, 1859. Insurance agent; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1902 (19th District), 1910 (33rd District); Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly, 1911 (Chemung County), 1914 (Chemung County), 1920 (Queens County 4th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916. Died in Queens, Queens County, N.Y., August 23, 1946 (age 86 years, 322 days). Entombed at Woodlawn Cemetery, Elmira, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James E. Beardsley (1829-1912) and Letitia P. (Coe) Beardsley (1830-1915); married to Florence May Capitola Patterson; third cousin once removed of Walter Keene Linscott (1872-1933) and Sidney Smythe Linscott.
  Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Sprague family of Providence, Rhode Island; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Beardsley, Morris — Democrat. Candidate for Governor of Connecticut, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Nathan P. — of Roxbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Roxbury; elected 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, O. E. (1920-1994) — also known as Joe Beardsley — of Watertown, Codington County, S.Dak. Born March 14, 1920. Republican. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 30th District, 1953-58; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1960 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Died December 5, 1994 (age 74 years, 266 days). Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Obadiah — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Fairfield, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Oscar L. — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington; elected 1902; defeated, 1904, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Richard (1838-1876) — Born in 1838. U.S. Diplomatic Agent to Egypt, 1872. Died in 1876 (age about 38 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Beardsley, Sam E. See Samuel E. Beardsley
  Beardsley, Sam E. See Samuel E. Beardsley
  Beardsley, Samuel — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington, 1822. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Samuel — of Trumbull, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Trumbull, 1829, 1831; member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Samuel (1790-1860) — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in Hoosick, Rensselaer County, N.Y., February 6, 1790. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; lawyer; member of New York state senate 5th District, 1823; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of New York, 1823-31; U.S. Representative from New York, 1831-36, 1843-44 (14th District 1831-33, 17th District 1833-36, 20th District 1843-44); circuit judge in New York, 1836; New York state attorney general, 1836-39; appointed 1836; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1844-47. Died in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y., May 6, 1860 (age 70 years, 90 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Utica, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Beardsley, Samuel Arthur (1856-1932) — also known as Samuel A. Beardsley — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y., December 1, 1856. Democrat. Lawyer; incorporated New York Gas, Electric Light, Heat & Power Co., which later became the New York Edison Co.; director of several other utilities; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1889-92; secretary of New York Democratic Party, 1889-92; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1904, 1908, 1912. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Redmen. Died, from a heart attack, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 28, 1932 (age 75 years, 149 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Arthur Moore Beardsley and Louise Howland (Adams) Beardsley; married, September 14, 1881, to Elizabeth Ann Hopper (died 1916); married 1927 to Lillian Valérie Ella Walpole-Moore.
  Beardsley, Samuel E. — also known as Sam E. Beardsley — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington, 1904; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1908 (4th District), 1910 (at-large); delegate to Socialist National Convention from Connecticut, 1912; candidate for Governor of Connecticut, 1912, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Samuel E. — also known as Sam E. Beardsley — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1918 (16th District), 1924 (18th District), 1926 (14th District), 1928 (12th District); candidate for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1919; candidate for New York state senate, 1920 (14th District), 1932 (16th District); candidate for New York state assembly, 1921 (New York County 6th District), 1922 (New York County 6th District), 1923 (New York County 6th District), 1927 (New York County 8th District). Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Samuel G. — of Trumbull, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Samuel R. — of Oswego, Oswego County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Oswego, N.Y., 1851; postmaster at Oswego, N.Y., 1853-58. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Sidney B. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1858. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Thadeus, Jr. — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington, 1835, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, Walter Raper (1905-1980) — also known as Walter R. Beardsley — of Elkhart, Elkhart County, Ind. Born in Elkhart, Elkhart County, Ind., October 23, 1905. Republican. Member of Indiana state senate, 1936-40; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1940 (alternate), 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1972; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; president, Miles Laboratories pharmaceutical company. Presbyterian. Died in 1980 (age about 74 years). Interment at Rice Cemetery, Elkhart, Ind.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beardsley, Wells — of Kent, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Kent, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Beardsley, William Clinton (1816-1900) — also known as William C. Beardsley — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Born in Stewarts Corners, Cayuga County, N.Y., March 27, 1816. Democrat. Lawyer; postmaster at Auburn, N.Y., 1841-45; banker; railroad director; Presidential Elector for New York, 1852; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1864; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1884, 1886. Died in Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y., January 25, 1900 (age 83 years, 304 days). Interment at Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Beardsley (1783-1857) and Alice (Booth) Beardsley (1786-1877); married to Catharine Richardson (1818-1896).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
William S. Beardsley Beardsley, William S. (1901-1954) — also known as Bill Beardsley — of New Virginia, Warren County, Iowa. Born in Beacon, Mahaska County, Iowa, May 13, 1901. Republican. Pharmacist; farmer; member of Iowa state senate, 1933-41; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1947-48; Governor of Iowa, 1949-54; died in office 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1952. Methodist. English and Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Farm Bureau; Rotary; American Academy of Political and Social Science. Killed in an automobile accident, November 21, 1954 (age 53 years, 192 days). Interment at New Virginia Cemetery, New Virginia, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of William Beardsley and Carrie (Shane) Beardsley; married, January 29, 1919, to Charlotte E. Manning.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Image source: Iowa Official Register 1951-52


BEARDSLY (Soundex B632) — See also BEAR, BEARD, BEARDALL, BEARDEN, BEARDMORE, BEARDS, BEARDSLEE, BEARDSLEY, BIRDSALL, CLINKINGBEARD, LINDSLY.

  Beardsly, Benjamin F. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. People's candidate for mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1898. Burial location unknown.


BEARE (Soundex B600) — See also BAARE, BARE, BEANE, BEAR, BEARCE, BEARER, BEARNE, BEARSE, BEARY, BEER, BEERE, BEHRE, BERR, BEYER, BHEAR, BIAR, BIER, BREARE, DEARE, DOLBEARE, PEARE.

  BEARE: See also Samuel Seabury
  Beare, Samuel Taylor (1901-1971) — of Jackson, Madison County, Tenn.; Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born in Humboldt, Gibson County, Tenn., October 18, 1901. Lawyer; coal and ice dealer; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1935-37. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; American Legion; Sigma Nu. Died in September, 1971 (age 69 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Taylor Beare and Evelyn Nelson (Hunt) Beare; married 1925 to Evelyn Weatherby; married, October 16, 1942, to Betty Carl Booth.


BEARER (Soundex B660) — See also BARRERE, BARRIER, BEAR, BEARE, BERRIER, BIERER, BOHRER, BORER, BORROR, BREARE, BUHRER, BYRER, DOLBEARE, SEARER, SHEARER.

  Bearer, Harry J. — of Monessen, Westmoreland County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Monessen, Pa., 1923-33 (acting, 1923-24). Burial location unknown.


BEARHALTER (Soundex B643) — See also BUCHHALTER, BURCKHALTER, BURKHALTER, DURHAL, EARHART, GEARHART, GEARHEART, HALTER, HALTERMAN, HALTERN, NEARHOOD, SHALTER.

  Bearhalter, (need first name) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 9th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Bearhalter, Joseph — of Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1900; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hamden, 1916. Burial location unknown.


BEARMAN (Soundex B655) — See also BEAMAN, BEAR, BEERMAN, BEERMANN, BEHRMAN, BERMAN, BERMANN, BEURMANN, BIERMAN, BIERMANN, BOARMAN, DEARMAN, EARMAN, FLIEARMAN, KLEARMAN, MCDEARMAN, PEARMAN, SHEARMAN, SPEARMAN.

  Bearman, Charles H. — of Multnomah County, Ore. Socialist. Industrial Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Oregon, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Bearman, Thelma — American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.


BEARNE (Soundex B650) — See also ARNE, BARNE, BEANE, BEAR, BEARE, BEIRNE, BERN, BERNE, BERRENA, BYRN, BYRNE, PEARNE.

  BEARNE: See also John William Ditter


BEARS (Soundex B620) — See also BAARS, BARES, BARRES, BARSE, BEANS, BEAR, BEARDS, BEARSE, BEARSS, BEERS, BERZ, BEYERS, BIERS, BIGHORSE, BRASBEARS, BYARS, EARS, FEARS, PEARS, SABER.

  BEARS: See also Hugh Shepherd


BEARSE (Soundex B620) — See also BARSE, BEAR, BEARCE, BEARE, BEARS, BEARSS, BEERS, BERZ, BEYERS, BIERS, BIGHORSE, BRASBEARS, HEARSEY, KEARSE, KEARSEY, PEARSE, SEABER.

  BEARSE: See also Mark Alton Barwise — Zenas Doane Bassett — Ashmon H. Catlin
  Bearse, A. M. — of Middleboro, Plymouth County, Mass. Postmaster at Middleboro, Mass., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Bearse, Fred A. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Fifth Hampden District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Bearse, Peter J. — Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 14th District, 1977, 1977. Still living as of 1977.


BEARSS (Soundex B620) — See also BARES, BARRES, BARSE, BEAR, BEARS, BEARSE, BEERS, BERZ, BEYERS, BIERS, BIGHORSE, BRASBEARS, CARSS, EINARSSON, KARSSON, LARSSEN, LARSSON, SABER.

  BEARSS: See also Frances Bearss Gould
  Bearss, A. C. See Albert Cole Bearss
  Bearss, Albert Cole (b. 1836) — also known as A. C. Bearss — of Peru, Miami County, Ind. Born in Peru, Miami County, Ind., 1836. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1888; postmaster at Peru, Ind., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Robert Bearss (1809-1884) and Emma A. (Cole) Bearss (1816-1903); brother of George Russell Bearss; uncle of Hiram Iddings Bearss.
  Political family: Bearss family of Peru, Indiana.
  Bearss, Daniel Robert (1809-1884) — also known as Daniel R. Bearss — of Peru, Miami County, Ind. Born in Geneseo, Livingston County, N.Y., August 23, 1809. Republican. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1840; member of Indiana state senate, 1840; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1856. Died in Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark., April 18, 1884 (age 74 years, 239 days). Interment somewhere in Peru, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Truman Bearss (1782-1850) and Sabrina (Roberts) Bearss; married 1834 to Emma A. Cole (1816-1903); father of George Russell Bearss and Albert Cole Bearss (1836-?); grandfather of Hiram Iddings Bearss.
  Political family: Bearss family of Peru, Indiana.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bearss, George Russell (1834-1911) — also known as George R. Bearss — of Peru, Miami County, Ind.; Rochester, Fulton County, Ind. Born in Miamisport (now Peru), Miami County, Ind., 1834. Republican. Lumber business; farmer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1856; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1875. Died in Rochester, Fulton County, Ind., April 5, 1911 (age about 76 years). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Rochester, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Robert Bearss and Emma A. (Cole) Bearss (1816-1903); brother of Albert Cole Bearss (1836-?); married 1860 to Mary Troost (died 1884); married 1885 to Jessie McBride (1864-1913); uncle of Hiram Iddings Bearss.
  Political family: Bearss family of Peru, Indiana.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bearss, Hiram Iddings (1875-1938) — also known as Hiram I. Bearss — of Peru, Miami County, Ind. Born in Peru, Miami County, Ind., April 13, 1875. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during Spanish-American War; received the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Philippine Islands, 1901-02; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1920, 1936. Died in an automobile accident, in Columbia City, Whitley County, Ind., August 28, 1938 (age 63 years, 137 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Peru, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Franklin Wallace Bearss (1846-1942) and Desdemonia (Iddings) Bearss (1849-1923); married, May 1, 1904, to Louise A. Madden; nephew of George Russell Bearss and Albert Cole Bearss (1836-?); grandson of Daniel Robert Bearss.
  Political family: Bearss family of Peru, Indiana.
  The USS Bearss (built 1943, scapped 1976), a U.S. Navy destroyer, was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


BEARUP (Soundex B610) — See also BEAR, BORUP.

  Bearup, Frances — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Bearup, Frank — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1927 (Albany County 2nd District), 1940 (Albany County 1st District). Burial location unknown.
  Bearup, George Herbert (1879-1944) — also known as George H. Bearup — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich.; Meridian Township, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Martin Township, Allegan County, Mich., December 31, 1879. Republican. Telephone company agent; chief deputy sheriff; candidate for supervisor of Meridian Township, Michigan, 1932. Died in May, 1944 (age 64 years, 0 days). Interment at Glendale Cemetery, Okemos, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Justus Enos Bearup (1839-1926) and Elizabeth Bearup.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BEARY (Soundex B600) — See also BAYER, BEAR, BEARE, BEERY, BERREY, BERRI, BERRY, BERY, BEURY, BIERY, BIRI, PEARY.

  BEARY: See also Charles Beary Landis
  Beary, Frank D. (1869-1950) — Born in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pa., February 18, 1869. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Adjutant General of Pennsylvania, 1917-27. Died April 1, 1950 (age 81 years, 42 days). Interment at Linden Street Cemetery, Allentown, Pa.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beary, Louis — of California. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 6th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Beary, Marie A. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 10th District, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Beary, Ned — Republican. Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Beary, Patrick J. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 7th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BEASEMAN (Soundex B255) — See also BAUSEMAN, BEASEN, BOSEMAN, BOZEMAN, CASEMORE, EMAN, HASEMAN, KASEM, KASEMEYER, SEMAN.

  BEASEMAN: See also William Beaseman Chenoweth


BEASEN (Soundex B250) — See also ANDREASEN, BAASEN, BEASEMAN, BEASON, BEASTEN, BESSEN, BIESEN.

  Beasen, T. — of New Ulm, Brown County, Minn. Postmaster at New Ulm, Minn., 1887. Burial location unknown.


BEASLEY (Soundex B240) — See also BASLEY, BAZLEY, BEALEY, BEASLEY-TEAGUE, BEAZLEY, BEESLEY, BEEZLEY, BESLEY, BOSLAUGH, BOSLEY, EASLEY, EASLY, KASLEY, KEASLER, LASLEY, PEASLEE, PEASLEY, TEASLEY, WASLEY.

  BEASLEY: See also Sharon Beasley-Teague — Paul C. Broun — Jerry Lamon Falwell — Benjamin Franklin Murphy — Furman Beasley Smith
  Beasley, Alta M. — of Georgetown, Brown County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Beasley, Andrew T. (born c.1887) — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born about 1887. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Erie County 4th District, 1919-22. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, Buck See Leonard W. Beasley
  Beasley, C. J. — of Michigan. Socialist. Workers World candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Beasley, Mrs. C. W. — of Colerain, Bertie County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1940, 1956 (alternate), 1964 (alternate). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, Charles — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Johnston County, 1865-66. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, Daniel — of Jefferson County, Miss. Member of Mississippi territorial House of Representatives, 1809-11. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, David Muldrow (b. 1957) — also known as David M. Beasley — of South Carolina. Born in Lamar, Darlington County, S.C., February 26, 1957. Republican. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 56th District, 1981-82; Governor of South Carolina, 1995-99; defeated, 1998. Still living as of 2017.
  Cross-reference: Robert Adams
  See also Wikipedia article
  Beasley, G. W. — of Natoma, Osborne County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, Harold — of Stamps, Lafayette County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Beasley, Homer E. — of Washington, Daviess County, Ind. Mayor of Washington, Ind., 1952-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, I. D. — of Carthage, Smith County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, Mrs. J. S. See Minnie E. Beasley
  Beasley, J. S. See James Sherman Beasley
  Beasley, J. W. — of Alexandria, Rapides Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, James Sherman (1873-1925) — also known as J. S. Beasley — of Centerville, Hickman County, Tenn.; Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Born in Smith County, Tenn., August 14, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1900 (alternate), 1916; chairman, Tennessee Board of Prison Commissioners. Died, from parenchymatous nephritis, in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., March 17, 1925 (age 51 years, 215 days). Interment somewhere in Centerville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Beasley (1842-1920) and Nancy (Dickerson) Beasley (1852-1910); brother of John Snodgrass Beasley; married, August 14, 1898, to Minnie Edwards (1882?-?).
  Beasley, Jere — of Barbour County, Ala. Lieutenant Governor of Alabama, 1971-79. Still living as of 1979.
  Beasley, John — of Adams County, Ohio. Member of Ohio state senate from Adams County, 1803. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, John C. — of Tattnall County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Tattnall County, 1927-34. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, John D. — of Ellington, Tolland County, Conn. First selectman of Ellington, Connecticut, 1888, 1897-99. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, John Snodgrass (1880-1957) — also known as John S. Beasley — of Centerville, Hickman County, Tenn. Born in Pleasant Shade, Smith County, Tenn., 1880. Republican. Physician; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Died in Centerville, Hickman County, Tenn., December 25, 1957 (age about 77 years). Interment at Centerville Cemetery, Centerville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Beasley (1842-1920) and Nancy (Dickerson) Beasley (1852-1910); brother of James Sherman Beasley (1873-1925).
  Political family: Beasley family of Nashville and Centerville, Tennessee.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beasley, John Thomas (b. 1860) — also known as John Beasley — of Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind. Born in Sullivan, Sullivan County, Ind., May 29, 1860. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1887-93; president, Indiana Gas Utilities Co.; director, Terre Haute Savings Bank; director, Indianapolis and Terre Haute Railway. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ephraim Beasley and Sarah (Williams) Beasley; married, November 5, 1885, to Cora E. Hoke.
  Beasley, Kern Grant (1903-1973) — also known as Kern Beasley — of Linton, Greene County, Ind. Born July 20, 1903. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Died November 4, 1973 (age 70 years, 107 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Linton, Ind.
  Relatives: Married to Harriet Clark (1912-1994).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beasley, Leonard W. — also known as Buck Beasley — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate in primary for Governor of Kentucky, 1987. Still living as of 1987.
  Beasley, M. W. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Virginia, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, Mercer (1815-1897) — of Trenton, Mercer County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., 1815. Lawyer; Whig candidate for mayor of Trenton, N.J., 1851; chief justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1864-97; died in office 1897. Died, from bronchial pneumonia, in Trenton, Mercer County, N.J., February 19, 1897 (age about 81 years). Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Trenton, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Frederick Beasley.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beasley, Michael — of Alaska. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Alaska, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Beasley, Minnie E. (born c.1882) — also known as Minnie Edwards; Mrs. J. S. Beasley — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Born in Tennessee, about 1882. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, August 14, 1898, to James Sherman Beasley (1873-1925).
  Political family: Beasley family of Nashville and Centerville, Tennessee.
  Beasley, Murray W. — of Tuscumbia, Colbert County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Beasley, Reuben Gaunt (d. 1847) — of Virginia. U.S. Vice Consul in London, 1808-11; U.S. Consul in London, 1811-12, 1814-15. Died in 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, T. C. — of Ruston, Lincoln Parish, La. Mayor of Ruston, La., 1954-55. Still living as of 1955.
  Beasley, Titus Walker — of Bolivar, Polk County, Mo. Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Bolivar, Mo., 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, W. E. — of Abilene, Taylor County, Tex. Mayor of Abilene, Tex., 1936-37. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, W. W. — of Carrollton, Pickens County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, William R., Jr. — of Antioch, Contra Costa County, Calif. Mayor of Antioch, Calif., 1952-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beasley, William Robert (1919-1999) — also known as William R. Beasley — of Ferndale, Oakland County, Mich.; Birmingham, Oakland County, Mich.; Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Highland Park, Wayne County, Mich., January 7, 1919. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; circuit judge in Michigan 6th Circuit, 1967-76; Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 2nd District, 1976-; appointed 1976. Presbyterian. Member, Delta Theta Phi; American Legion. Died June 1, 1999 (age 80 years, 145 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert M. Beasley and Elizabeth J. (Edwards) Beasley; married, February 7, 1942, to Helen J. Beattie.


BEASLEY-TEAGUE (Soundex B243) — See also BEASLEY, TEAGUE.

  Beasley-Teague, Sharon — of Red Oak, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


BEASOM (Soundex B250) — See also BEACOM, BEASON, BOUSSUM, BOUWSMA, BUSCEMI, BUZUMA, EASOM.

  BEASOM: See also Russell Spencer Bishop


BEASON (Soundex B250) — See also ANDREASON, BASON, BEASEN, BEASOM, BEASTON, BEATSON, BEESON, BESON, BESSON, BISSON, BISSOON, CREASON, DEASON, EASON, EASONAUR, GEASON, GLEASON, GREASON, LEASON, MEASON, REASON, REASONER, SEASONGOOD, WEASON.

  Beason, Don — of Mt. Airy, Surry County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


BEASSE (Soundex B200) — See also BEES, BEIS, BEISE, BESS, BESSE, BEUSE, BEYES, BEZZ, BIAS, BIASE, BIUS, BIZ, EASSEY, KNEASS, REASS.

  Beasse, Mary Anne Vivian — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 1st District, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.


BEAST (Soundex B230) — See also BASETT, BASSET, BASSETT, BAST, BATES, BEASTEN, BEASTON, BEST, BESTE, BOST, BUIST, BUST, EAST.

  Beast Butler: See Benjamin Franklin Butler
  Beast of Buffalo: See Grover Cleveland


BEASTEN (Soundex B235) — See also ASTEN, BASTEN, BEASEN, BEAST, BEASTON, CASTENHOLZ, ESTEBAN, FASTENBERG, GASTEN, HASTEN, KASTEN, KASTENBAUM, KASTENMEIER, MASTEN, PASTENE.

  Beasten, Charles — of Delaware. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1868; member of Democratic National Committee from Delaware, 1876. Burial location unknown.


BEASTON (Soundex B235) — See also ASTON, BASTON, BASTONE, BATESON, BEASON, BEAST, BEASTEN, BEATON, BEATSON, EASTON, HEASTON, PEASTON.

  Beaston, C. M. — of Upper Sandusky, Wyandot County, Ohio. Democrat. Mayor of Upper Sandusky, Ohio; elected 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beaston, Harry Davault (1857-1939) — also known as Harry D. Beaston — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 8, 1857. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1900 (alternate), 1916. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 15, 1939 (age 82 years, 7 days). Entombed at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph L. Beaston (1817-1889) and Margaret (Davault) Beaston (1817-1899); married to Sarah Tait (1855-1825).
  Beaston, Walter — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 13th District, 1929-30. Burial location unknown.


BEATA (Soundex B300) — See also ABATE, ABBATE, BEATH, BEATI, BEATY.

  BEATA: See also Beata Inaya Armstrong


BEATES (Soundex B320) — See also BASSETTE, BATES, BATTIES, BATTIS, BETTES, BETTIS, BETTYS, BOTTOS, KEATES, LEDBEATER, YEATES.

  Beates, Robert — of Delaware County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1880. Burial location unknown.


BEATH (Soundex B300) — See also BATH, BATHE, BEATA, BEATI, BEATY, BREATH, DEATH, MCBEATH.

  Beath, Paul — of Gothenburg, Dawson County, Neb. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BEATI (Soundex B300) — See also BATIE, BEATA, BEATH, BEATIE, BEATTIE, BEATTY, BEATY, BEETIE, BEITIA, BETHEA, BETTI, BETTY, KEATING, KEATINGS.

  Beati, Dolores DeSilva — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


BEATIE (Soundex B300) — See also BATIE, BEADIE, BEATI, BEATTIE, BEATTY, BEATY, BEETIE, BEITIA, BETHEA, BETTI, BETTY, KEATING, KEATINGS.

  BEATIE: See also Lawrence Thomas Harris
  Beatie, A. L. — of Oregon City, Clackamas County, Ore. Delegate to Oregon convention to ratify 21st amendment from Clackamas County, 1933. Burial location unknown.


BEATLEY (Soundex B340) — See also ATLEY, BATTLEY, BEALEY, BEETLEY, BETLEY, CATLEY, CHEATLE, DEATLEY, FLATLEY, HATLEY, KEATLEY, OATLEY, PRATLEY, SPRATLEY, WHATLEY, WHEATLEY.

  Beatley, Charles E., Jr. (1916-2003) — also known as Charles E. Beatley; Chuck Beatley — of Alexandria, Va. Born in Ohio, May 17, 1916. Democrat. Airline pilot; mayor of Alexandria, Va., 1967-76, 1979-85; candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 8th District, 1986. Died in Alexandria, Va., December 29, 2003 (age 87 years, 226 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in a private or family graveyard, Fauquier County, Va.
  Relatives: Married 1945 to Marjorie Perry.
  The Charles E. Beatley Central Library, Alexandria, Virginia, is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beatley, Chuck See Charles E. Beatley, Jr.
  Beatley, Lillian J. — of Russells Point, Logan County, Ohio. Born in Bellefontaine, Logan County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BEATON (Soundex B350) — See also BEASTON, BEATSON, BEETON, BETHUNE, BETTON, CLEATON, CREATON, DEATON, EATON, GEATONS, GLEATON, HEATON, KEATON, LEATON, NEATON, SEATON, TABONE, VANEATON, WHEATON, YEATON.

  Beaton, Harold D. — of Michigan; Washington, D.C. Democrat. Mackinac County Prosecuting Attorney; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1947, 1954; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Michigan, 1965-69. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beaton, Neil E. — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1948, 1956 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beaton, Scott Thomas — of Ware County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Ware County, 1927-31. Burial location unknown.
  Beaton, Thomas Philip (b. 1897) — also known as Thomas Beaton — of Escanaba, Delta County, Mich. Born in Gould City, Mackinac County, Mich., January 23, 1897. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1948-50. Catholic. Member, Rotary; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.


BEATRIZ (Soundex B362) — See also BETROS, BETRUS, DEATRICK, LEATRICE, SANTRIZOS, STRIZAUSKAS, STRIZEK, VOSTRIZANSKY.

  BEATRIZ: See also Beatriz Campos


BEATSON (Soundex B325) — See also BASTONE, BATESON, BATSON, BATTSON, BEASON, BEASTON, BEATON, BEETISON, BETSON, CATSONIS, DEATS, GATSON, IBBOTSON, KEATS, LATSON, MATSON, SEATS, SEVATSON, SHEATS, TEATS, WATSON.

  Beatson, Walter W. G. — U.S. Consular Agent in Bassein, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


BEATTIE (Soundex B300) — See also BEATI, BEATIE, BEATTY, BEATY, BEETIE, BEITIA, BETHEA, BETTI, BETTY, PEATTIE.

  BEATTIE: See also William Robert Beasley — Francis Beattie Brewer — Martin Beattie Fisher — Beattie E. Huff — Lee Beattie Mailler
Adam Beattie Beattie, Adam (1833-1893) — of Ovid, Clinton County, Mich. Born in Seneca County, N.Y., November 26, 1833. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; sawmill owner; member of Michigan state senate 17th District, 1873-74; postmaster. Congregationalist. Scottish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Grand Army of the Republic. Died June 26, 1893 (age 59 years, 212 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Ovid, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Mary E. Hand.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Past and Present of Washtenaw County (1906)
  Beattie, Armstrong — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Mayor of St. Joseph, Mo., 1857-59, 1860-61, 1866-67, 1878-80. Burial location unknown.
  The city of Beattie, Kansas, is named for him.
  Beattie, Carlton R. See Charlton Reid Beattie
  Beattie, Charles Kenneth — also known as Charles K. Beattie — of Whiteford, Harford County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1952 (alternate), 1972. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, Charlton Reid (1869-1925) — also known as Carlton R. Beattie — of Thibodaux, Lafourche Parish, La. Born in Assumption Parish, La., April 22, 1869. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana, 1908; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 1909-13; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 1925; died in office 1925. Member, Phi Kappa Sigma. Died in Thibodaux, Lafourche Parish, La., August 23, 1925 (age 56 years, 123 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Taylor Beattie and Fannie Estelle (Pugh) Beattie.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Beattie, Clark J. — of Lapeer County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Lapeer County, 1942, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, David H. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, Dorothy — of Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Beattie, Gladstone — of St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, Mrs. H. T. — of Malvern, Mills County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, Harold T. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 1st District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Beattie, Herbert — of Red Bud, Randolph County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, J. W. — of Marshfield, Wood County, Wis. Postmaster at Marshfield, Wis., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, Jack — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Beattie, Kenneth — of Whiteford, Harford County, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, Letitia M. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Beattie, Paul E. — of East Mauch Chunk (now part of Jim Thorpe), Carbon County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1952; chair of Carbon County Republican Party, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, Richard Irwin — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Beattie, Sandra — of Essexville, Bay County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Beattie, Schuyler — of Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y. Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, Trudy — of Creston, Union County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa Republican State Central Committee, 1971. Female. Still living as of 1971.
  Beattie, William — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Beattie, William A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 16th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.


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Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

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