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BECKERING (Soundex B265) — See also BECKER, BECKERLE, BECKERMAN, BECKERMANN, BECKERS, BECKERT, BLACKENBECKER, BRIDENBECKER, BUCKERIDGE, CALKERINOS, CHICKERING, COCKERILL, DESBECKER, HAWBECKER, KERIN, KERINS, KUCHENBECKER, LANKERING, PICKERILL, PICKERING, RICKERICH, SIEBECKER.

  Beckering, Jane M. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 3rd District, 2007-13. Female. Still living as of 2013.


BECKERLE (Soundex B264) — See also ACKERLY, BECK, BECKER, BECKERING, BECKERMAN, BECKERMANN, BECKERS, BECKERT, BLACKENBECKER, BRIDENBECKER, BUCCIARELLI, DESBECKER, ECKERLE, FISACKERLY, HAWBECKER, KERLEE, KERLEY, KUCHENBECKER, MACKERLY, MCKERLIE, OCKERLANDER, SIEBECKER.

  Beckerle, Joe See Joseph W. Beckerle
  Beckerle, Joseph W. — also known as Joe Beckerle — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 5th District, 1949-66. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BECKERMAN (Soundex B265) — See also BECKER, BECKERING, BECKERLE, BECKERMANN, BECKERS, BECKERT, BLACKENBECKER, BRIDENBECKER, DESBECKER, ECKERMAN, ERMAN, HAWBECKER, KUCHENBECKER, SIEBECKER.

  Beckerman, Abraham — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 12th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Beckerman, Beatrice — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Law Preservation candidate for New York state senate 17th District, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Beckerman, William — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.


BECKERMANN (Soundex B265) — See also ACKERMANN, BECKER, BECKERING, BECKERLE, BECKERMAN, BECKERS, BECKERT, BLACKENBECKER, BRIDENBECKER, DESBECKER, ECKERMAN, FICKERMANN, HAWBECKER, KUCHENBECKER, SIEBECKER.

  Beckermann, A. — of New York. Born in England. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.


BECKERS (Soundex B262) — See also BACKERS, BECAURSE, BECK, BECKER, BECKERING, BECKERLE, BECKERMAN, BECKERMANN, BECKERT, BEKERIS, BICKERS, BLACKENBECKER, BRIDENBECKER, DESBECKER, ECKERSLEY, ECKERSON, ECKERSTROM, HAWBECKER, KUCHENBECKER, SIEBECKER.

  Beckers, Anthony — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Beckers, Florence J. (1911-1990) — of Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak. Born March 19, 1911. Republican. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1951-56 (47th District 1951-52, 45th District 1953-56). Female. Died May 15, 1990 (age 79 years, 57 days). Interment at Irvington Memorial Cemetery, Fremont, Calif.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BECKERT (Soundex B263) — See also BECK, BECKER, BECKERING, BECKERLE, BECKERMAN, BECKERMANN, BECKERS, BECKET, BECKHART, BICKART, BICKERT, BICKHART, BLACKENBECKER, BOCHERT, BOICOURT, BOOKERT, BOUCKAERT, BRIDENBECKER, BUCHERT, DECKERT, DESBECKER, ECKBERT, ECKERT, HAWBECKER, HECKERT, KUCHENBECKER, SIEBECKER, STECKERT, UECKERT, WIECKERT.

  Beckert, Charles A. — of Cullman, Cullman County, Ala. Mayor of Cullman, Ala., 1875-76. Burial location unknown.
  Beckert, John, Jr. — of St. Louis, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 1st District, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.


BECKET (Soundex B230) — See also BACOT, BACOTE, BECK, BECKERT, BECKETT, BICKETT, BOOKHOUT, BOOKOUT, BUCHHEIT, BUCKHOUT, BUCKOUT.

  BECKET: See also Nathaniel Silsbee
  Becket, George C. — of New Britain, Hartford County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Britain, 1918. Burial location unknown.


BECKETT (Soundex B230) — See also BACOT, BACOTE, BECK, BECKET, BICKETT, BOOKHOUT, BOOKOUT, BUCHHEIT, BUCKHOUT, BUCKOUT.

  BECKETT: See also Shannon Beckett McCracken
  Beckett, Albert J. — of Hurricane Bridge, Va. (now Hurricane, Putnam County, W.Va.). Whig. Postmaster at Hurricane Bridge, Va., 1851-57. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, Ben R. — of Valley Park, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Valley Park, Mo., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Beckett, Benjamin — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, Candace — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Beckett, Chip See Stewart Beckett
  Beckett, Clarence B. — of Calais, Washington County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Calais, Maine, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, Dan M. — of Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, Edgar E. — of Lafayette, Boulder County, Colo. Postmaster at Lafayette, Colo., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, Edward Ray, Jr. (born c.1935) — of Athens, Athens County, Ohio. Born about 1935. Mayor of Athens, Ohio, 1984-87. Still living as of 1987.
  Beckett, George W. — of Beaufort, Beaufort County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, Jessica L. — of Poulsbo, Kitsap County, Wash.; Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Beckett, R. T. — of Clayton, Gloucester County, N.J. Postmaster at Clayton, N.J., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, Stewart — also known as Chip Beckett — Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 4th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Beckett, Susan (born c.1960) — of Bruce, Calhoun County, Miss. Born about 1960. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Beckett, Thomas Y. — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Mayor of Wheeling, W.Va., 1929-32; city manager of Wheeling, West Virginia, 1929-32. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, William — of Salem County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, William — of Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Beckett, William — of Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio. Mayor of Hamilton, Ohio, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BECKEY (Soundex B200) — See also BEACHY, BECK, BECKLEY, BUCKEY.

  Beckey, Viola P. — of Affton, St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.


BECKFELT (Soundex B214) — See also BECK, BECKFORD, BLANKFEIN, DINKFELT, ECKFORD, FELT, FRANKFELD, ROCKFELLOW, STRECKFUSS.

  Beckfelt, J. — of Grand Rapids, Itasca County, Minn. Postmaster at Grand Rapids, Minn., 1887-91. Burial location unknown.


BECKFORD (Soundex B216) — See also BECK, BECKFELT, BICKFORD, BLACKFORD, ECKFORD, FORD, LANKFORD, OAKFORD, PICKFORD, SHACKFORD, STRECKFUSS.

  BECKFORD: See also Beckford Mackey — Benjamin Franklin Mudge


BECKHAM (Soundex B250) — See also BACCAM, BAUCOM, BEACHAM, BEACOM, BECK, BECKHARD, BECKHART, BEECHEM, BICCUM, BICKHAM, BOKUM, BUCKHAM, ECKHARD, ECKHARDT, ECKHART, PECKHAM, SPECKHARD, STECKHAHN.

  BECKHAM: See also John Bradie Allman — James Barbour — John Strode Barbour — Beckham Hilton Clyburn — Samuel Lawrence Rainey
  Beckham, Clifford — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Beckham, Crepps Wickliffe See John Crepps Wickliffe Beckham
  Beckham, J. C. W. See John Crepps Wickliffe Beckham
  Beckham, J. Crepps Wickliffe See John Crepps Wickliffe Beckham
  Beckham, James T. — of Alexandria, Va. Mayor of Alexandria, Va., 1881-85. Burial location unknown.
  Beckham, John Crepps Wickliffe (1869-1940) — also known as J. Crepps Wickliffe Beckham; J. C. W. Beckham — of Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky.; Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Wickland, Nelson County, Ky., August 5, 1869. Democrat. School principal; lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1894-98; Speaker of the Kentucky State House of Representatives, 1898; Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1900; Governor of Kentucky, 1900-07; defeated, 1927; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1904, 1908, 1912 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1916, 1920, 1936; U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1915-21; defeated, 1920, 1936. Presbyterian. Died in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., January 9, 1940 (age 70 years, 157 days). Interment at Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of William Netherton Beckham and Julia (Wickliffe) Beckham; married, November 21, 1900, to Jean Raphael Fuqua; nephew of Robert Charles Wickliffe (1819-1895); grandson of Charles Anderson Wickliffe; cousin *** of Robert Charles Wickliffe (1874-1912).
  Political family: Wickliffe-Holt family of Louisville, Kentucky.
  Beckham County, Okla. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beckham, John L. — of Enid, Garfield County, Okla. Democrat. Postmaster at Enid, Okla., 1933-37 (acting, 1933-34). Burial location unknown.
  Beckham, R. E. — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Mayor of Fort Worth, Tex., 1878-80. Burial location unknown.
  Beckham, Rob (b. 1964) — of Abilene, Taylor County, Tex. Born March 19, 1964. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 17th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Beckham, Robert C. — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Beckham, Tom — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 3rd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.


BECKHARD (Soundex B263) — See also BECK, BECKHAM, BECKHART, BOCCARDO, BOUCHARD, BURCKHARD, BURCKHARDT, ECKHARD, ECKHARDT, ECKHART, HARD, LUCKHARDT, PECKHAM, PICKHARDT, SPECKHARD, STECKHAHN.

  BECKHARD: See also Ralph V. Suozzi


BECKHART (Soundex B263) — See also BECK, BECKERT, BECKHAM, BECKHARD, BICKART, BICKERT, BICKHART, BOCHERT, BOICOURT, BOOKERT, BOUCKAERT, BUCHERT, BURCKHART, BURCKHARTT, ECKHARD, ECKHARDT, ECKHART, FLOCKHART, HART, LOCKHART, LUCKHART, PECKHAM, SHUCKHART, SPECKHARD, STECKHAHN.

  Beckhart, Gordon H. — of Haddon Heights, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 3-C, 1967. Still living as of 1967.


BECKINELLA (Soundex B254) — See also BECNEL, BICKNELL, BRECKINRIDGE, BUCKNALL, BUCKNELL, BUECKING, CARPINELLA, CATARINELLA, CATINELLA, FARINELLA, KINEL, LECKINGTON, RECKIN, SCHINELLA, SPECKING, YECKINEVICH.

  Beckinella, Charles J. (1904-1982) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., 1904. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 8th District, 1938-44; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1955-58. Died in May, 1982 (age about 77 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Antoinette Sparacio.


BECKLER (Soundex B246) — See also BECHLER, BECK, BECKER, BECKLES, BECKLEY, BECKLIN, BEECHLER, BEUCLER, BICHLER, BLANKENBECKLER, BLEECKER, BOCKLER, BOECKLER, BUCKLER, ERLBECK, HECKLER, SCHECKLER, STECKLER, WECKLER.

  Beckler, Mel — of Hazen, Mercer County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BECKLES (Soundex B242) — See also BACLESSE, BECK, BECKLER, BECKLEY, BECKLIN, BLANKENBECKLER, BOUCHLES, BUCKLES, ECKLES, GOECKLES, RECKLESS.

  Beckles, Robert O. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 111th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


BECKLEY (Soundex B240) — See also BEACHLEY, BECK, BECKEY, BECKLER, BECKLES, BECKLIN, BICKLEY, BICKLY, BIECHLEY, BLANKENBECKLER, BLECKLEY, BUCKLEY, CHECKLEY, CLECKLEY, ECKLEY, KECKLEY, MECKLEY, STECKLEY, YECKLEY.

  BECKLEY: See also Linneus F. Turner — David Frederick Upton
  Beckley, Alfred (1802-1888) — of Raleigh, Raleigh County, W.Va. Born in Washington, D.C., May 26, 1802. Democrat. Physician; preacher; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1876. Died in Raleigh County, W.Va., May 26, 1888 (age 86 years, 0 days). Interment at Wildwood Cemetery, Beckley, W.Va.
  Relatives: Married to Emily Craig (1814-1845).
  Epitaph: "Thou shalt have sweetly rest / In the calmest repose / Undisturbed by life's cares / And unpierced by its woes."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beckley, D. A. — of Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Bloomsburg, Pa., 1879; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Beckley, Edgar W. — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1922-27. Burial location unknown.
  Beckley, John — of Richmond, Va. Mayor of Richmond, Va., 1783-84, 1788-89; resigned 1789. Burial location unknown.
  Beckley, Luther — of Berlin, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Berlin, 1820, 1822, 1827-28. Burial location unknown.
  Beckley, Nancy — of Granite City, Madison County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Beckley, Orrin — of Berlin, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Berlin, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Beckley, Robert — of Northport, Stevens County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Beckley, S. F. — of McArthur, Vinton County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Beckley, W. J. — of Ravenna, Portage County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1912, 1928 (alternate). Burial location unknown.


BECKLIN (Soundex B245) — See also BAKALIAN, BECK, BECKLER, BECKLES, BECKLEY, BICKNELL, BLANKENBECKLER, BUCKLIN, HECKLINGER, LECKLITER.

  Becklin, Lynn H. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1973-74, 1985-86 (District 18-A 1973-74, District 19-A 1985-86). Still living as of 1986.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Becklin, Robert C. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1963-72 (District 21 1963-66, District 21-B 1967-72). Still living as of 1972.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


BECKMAN (Soundex B255) — See also BACKMAN, BECHMAN, BECHMANN, BECK, BECKMANN, BEECKMAN, BEEKMAN, BEKMAN, BICHMANN, BLECKMANN, BOCKMAN, BRECKMANN, BUCKMAN, DIECKMANN, ECKMAN, ECKMANN, HECKMAN, KRECKMAN, LECKMAN, MANBECK, PECKMAN, SPECKMAN, STECKMAN, WECKMAN.

  BECKMAN: See also Franklin Swart
  Beckman, Arthur L. — of Kankakee, Kankakee County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckman, Bruce — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state board of education 11th District, 2008; candidate for Texas state house of representatives 93rd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Beckman, Charles W. — of Mt. Oliver, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 8th District, 1954, 1960; burgess of Mt. Oliver, Pennsylvania, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckman, Clifford — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Beckman, Frank — of Detroit west side, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Beckman, Frank J. — of Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 7th District, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Beckman, Henry — of St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Nominated in primary for Missouri state senate 12th District 1946, but withdrew before election. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckman, James J. — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Marquette, Mich., 1944-48; defeated, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckman, Joanne — of New Salem, Morton County, N.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Beckman, John J. (b. 1886) — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., March 4, 1886. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1933-35; chair of Multnomah County Democratic Party, 1934-40; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1936, 1940, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1948. Catholic. Member, Elks; Eagles; Woodmen; American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, December 6, 1917, to Lelah M. Coyle.
  Beckman, Joseph — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 21, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Beckman, Julia Kennedy — also known as Julia Beckman — of Downers Grove, DuPage County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996, 2000; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Beckman, Linda — of Temple Terrace, Hillsborough County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Beckman, Louis E. (1876-1946) — of Kankakee, Kankakee County, Ill. Born in Kankakee, Kankakee County, Ill., May 20, 1876. Republican. Banker; mayor of Kankakee, Ill., 1925; member of Illinois state house of representatives 20th District, 1927-29; member of Illinois state senate 20th District, 1937-46; died in office 1946. Died January 7, 1946 (age 69 years, 232 days). Interment at Kankakee Memorial Garden, Kankakee, Ill.
  Relatives: Father of Louis E. Beckman (1911?-?).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beckman, Louis E. — of Kankakee, Kankakee County, Ill. Born in Kankakee, Kankakee County, Ill. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; real estate business; banker; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1951-59 (20th District 1951-57, 41st District 1957-59). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Louis E. Beckman (1876-1946).
  Beckman, Raymond E. (1896-1971) — of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Born in 1896. Mayor of Cape Girardeau, Mo., 1943-48. Died in 1971 (age about 75 years). Burial location unknown.
  Beckman, Tracy L. (b. 1945) — of Bricelyn, Faribault County, Minn. Born January 7, 1945. Democrat. School teacher; hardware store owner; corn processing plant manager; member of Minnesota state senate, 1987-99 (29th District 1987-91, 26th District 1992-99); resigned 1999; Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 1st District, 1998. Still living as of 1999.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Beckman, Vincent H., Jr. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952 (alternate), 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckman, Vincent Henry (b. 1879) — also known as Vincent H. Beckman — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in St. Henry, Mercer County, Ohio, December 1, 1879. Democrat. Lawyer; secretary and director, National Theatre Co.; director and member executive committee, Eagle Picher Mining and Smelting Co.; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1916, 1924, 1928 (alternate), 1940, 1948, 1956; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1940. Member, American Bar Association; Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John G. Beckman and Catherine (Romer) Beckman; married, January 19, 1915, to Irene Gertrude Hummel.
  Beckman, William H. — of Cook County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 31st District, 1920-22. Burial location unknown.


BECKMANN (Soundex B255) — See also BECHMAN, BECHMANN, BECK, BECKMAN, BEECKMAN, BEEKMAN, BEKMAN, BICHMANN, BLECKMANN, BRECKMANN, BUCKMANN, DICKMANN, DIECKMANN, ECKMAN, ECKMANN, HACKMANN, HECKMAN, KRECKMAN, LECKMAN, MANBECK, MANN, PECKMAN, SACKMANN, SPECKMAN, STECKMAN, WECKMAN.

  Beckmann, Fred — Nebraska public lands and buildings commissioner, 1913-17. Burial location unknown.


BECKNER (Soundex B256) — See also BECK, BECKER, BEECHINOR, BRUECKNER, BUCHNER, BUCKNER, BUECHNER, FLECKNER, HECKNER, HOCHBRUECKNER, KLECKNER, KLOECKNER.

  Beckner, Carl — of Harrisville, Ritchie County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Ritchie County Democratic Party, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckner, Donald L. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Louisiana, 1977-81. Still living as of 1981.
  Beckner, Grace L. — of Chester, Hancock County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1952-53. Female. Still living as of 1953.
  Beckner, T. F., Jr. — of Johnson City, Washington County, Tenn. Mayor of Johnson City, Tenn., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckner, William Morgan (1841-1910) — also known as William M. Beckner — of Kentucky. Born in Kentucky, June 19, 1841. Democrat. County judge in Kentucky, 1870; delegate to Kentucky state constitutional convention, 1890; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1893; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 10th District, 1894-95. Died in Winchester, Clark County, Ky., March 14, 1910 (age 68 years, 268 days). Interment at Winchester Cemetery, Winchester, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


BECKS (Soundex B200) — See also BAX, BAYEUX, BECK, BECKSTEDT, BECKSTRAND, BECKSTROM, BEEKS, BICKS, BOX, ECKSTEIN, ECKSTROM, HECKSCHER, RIECKS.

  Becks, Elena M. — of East Palo Alto, San Mateo County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


BECKSTEDT (Soundex B233) — See also BACKSTER, BECKS, BECKSTRAND, BECKSTROM, DICKSTEIN, ECKSTEIN, ECKSTROM, GLICKSTEIN, HECKSCHER, KACKSTETTER, OCKSTEDT, RIECKS.

  Beckstedt, Mary Lee — of Norwood, Hamilton County, Ohio. Independent candidate for mayor of Norwood, Ohio, 1995. Female. Still living as of 1995.
  Beckstedt, Robert A. — of Norwood, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Norwood, Ohio, 1963. Still living as of 1963.


BECKSTRAND (Soundex B236) — See also BACKSTRAND, BACKSTROM, BECKS, BECKSTEDT, BECKSTROM, DYKSTRA, ECKSTEIN, ECKSTROM, HECKSCHER, HOEKSTRA, RIECKS, STRAND, WICKSTROM.

  Beckstrand, Annette — of Brentwood, Contra Costa County, Calif. Candidate for mayor of Brentwood, Calif., 2006. Female. Still living as of 2006.
  Beckstrand, Mildred B. — of Palos Verdes Estates, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.


BECKSTROM (Soundex B236) — See also BACKSTRAND, BACKSTROM, BECKS, BECKSTEDT, BECKSTRAND, ECKSTEIN, ECKSTROM, EKSTROM, HECKSCHER, RIECKS, STROM, WICKSTROM, WIKSTROM.

  Beckstrom, Herman F. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 23rd District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BECKTOLD (Soundex B234) — See also BECHTOLD, BECK, BLACKTON, FLECKTEN, HICKTON, SPECKTOR, STOCKTON, STOLDT, WITOLD.

  Becktold, Charles F. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 10th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.


BECKWITH (Soundex B230) — See also BECK, BECKWORTH, BICKWEAT, BICKWITH, BLACKWILL, DUCKWITZ, ECKWALL, KWITOWSKI, PECKWORTH, PRECKWINKLE, ROSKWITALSKI, TUCKWILLER, WHITBECK, WICKWIRE, WITH.

  BECKWITH: See also Steven Beckwith Ayres — Charles Henry Burke — Milton Beckwith Kirk — Harrison Moore Lakin — Adrian R. Moses — Edward D. Stair
  Beckwith, Abijah — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County, 1816-17, 1823, 1847; member of New York state senate 5th District, 1835-38. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Albert See C. Albert Beckwith
  Beckwith, Angeline A. — of Hamburg, Lyme, New London County, Conn. Postmaster at Hamburg, Conn., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Arthur M. — of New London, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New London, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Austin — of New Hartford, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Hartford, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, C. Albert — of Franklin, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Franklin; elected 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Cecile — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Charles — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 30th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Charles Dyer (1838-1921) — also known as Charles D. Beckwith — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Born near Coveville, Saratoga County, N.Y., October 22, 1838. Republican. Mayor of Paterson, N.J., 1887-88; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1889-91. Died near Chatham Center, Columbia County, N.Y., March 27, 1921 (age 82 years, 156 days). Interment at Chatham Center Rural Cemetery, Chatham Center, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Beckwith, Charles F. — of Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stafford, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Clinton — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1892, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Corydon — of Illinois. Justice of Illinois state supreme court, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Cyrus G. (born c.1843) — of New London, New London County, Conn. Born in Waterford, New London County, Conn., about 1843. Democrat. Merchant; member of Connecticut state senate 9th District, 1887-88; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1892; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1894; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New London, 1897-98; defeated, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Dean P. — of Chemung County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Chemung County, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, E. K. — of East Lyme, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Lyme, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Eleazer — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 2nd District, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Elmer F. — of Colorado. Democrat. Secretary of state of Colorado, 1899-1901; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Ernest — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Ezra D. — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County 2nd District, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Florence — of Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Beckwith, Francis Jennings, Jr. (1892-1966) — also known as Frank J. Beckwith, Jr. — of Charles Town, Jefferson County, W.Va. Born May 19, 1892. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Jefferson County, 1921-22. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Phi Kappa Sigma; Delta Theta Phi; American Legion. Died in Jefferson County, W.Va., March 5, 1966 (age 73 years, 290 days). Interment at Edge Hill Cemetery, Charles Town, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Frank Beckwith (1848-1937) and Leacy (McDonald) Beckwith (1858-1925); married, August 31, 1935, to Margaret Shannon Denny (1899-1990); grandson of Angus William McDonald.
  Political family: Beckwith-McDonald family of Charles Town, West Virginia.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Frank Beckwith Beckwith, Frank (1848-1937) — of Charles Town, Jefferson County, W.Va. Born in Jefferson County, Va. (now W.Va.), July 26, 1848. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Jefferson County, 1881-82, 1887-88; member of West Virginia state senate 15th District, 1915-18. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar. Died July 25, 1937 (age 88 years, 364 days). Interment at Edge Hill Cemetery, Charles Town, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of George Hite Jennings Beckwith and Anne Lloyd (Scollay) Beckwith; married 1886 to Leacy McDonald (1858-1925; daughter of Angus William McDonald (1829-1914)); father of Francis Jennings Beckwith, Jr..
  Political family: Beckwith-McDonald family of Charles Town, West Virginia.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia and Its People (1913)
  Beckwith, Frank — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Frank J. See Francis Jennings Beckwith, Jr.
  Beckwith, Frank R. — Republican. Candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Beckwith, Fred A. See Frederick Allen Beckwith
  Beckwith, Frederick Allen (1865-1952) — also known as Fred A. Beckwith — of Niantic, East Lyme, New London County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, January 7, 1865. Republican. Coal and wood yard; livery business; first selectman of East Lyme, Connecticut, 1901-07, 1909, 1911-19, 1921-27; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Lyme, 1907-08, 1927-30, 1939-42; defeated, 1930; member of Connecticut state senate, 1925-26. Died in New London, New London County, Conn., March 24, 1952 (age 87 years, 77 days). Interment at East Lyme Cemetery, Flanders, East Lyme, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of John Tyler Beckwith (1838-1919) and Annie T. (Beckwith) Beckwith (1841-1912); married, January 25, 1894, to Marion Standard Mott (1867-1960).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beckwith, George M. — of Clinton County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Clinton County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, George W. — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Democrat. Postmaster at Burlington, Vt., 1887-91. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Giles Ambrose (1863-1940) — also known as Giles A. Beckwith — of Waterford, New London County, Conn. Born in Waterford, New London County, Conn., May 24, 1863. Democrat. Carpenter; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterford, 1926, 1932. Died in New London, New London County, Conn., September 8, 1940 (age 77 years, 107 days). Interment at Jordan Cemetery, Waterford, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Frances E. (Holdridge) Beckwith (1832-1893) and Jason B. Beckwith.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beckwith, Gladys — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1977. Female. Still living as of 1977.
  Beckwith, H. C. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Postmaster at Hartford, Conn., 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, H. S. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 67, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Beckwith, Henry W. — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County 2nd District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, James C. — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Mayor of Marshall, Mich., 1904-06. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, James R. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 1870; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, James S. — of Atlantic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Atlantic County, 1886-87. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Jason — of Waterford, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterford, 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Jay V. — of East Lyme, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Lyme, 1913-14; defeated, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Jefferson H. — of Lyons, Ionia County, Mich. Member of Michigan state senate 25th District, 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, John — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Republican. Postmaster at Des Moines, Iowa, 1879-86. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, John A. — Manager, Hilo and Hamakua Telephone Co.; U.S. Consular Agent in Hilo, 1884-88. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, John Tyler (1838-1919) — also known as John T. Beckwith — of Niantic, East Lyme, New London County, Conn. Born in New London, New London County, Conn., July 10, 1838. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Lyme, 1905-06. Baptist. Died February 4, 1919 (age 80 years, 209 days). Interment at East Lyme Cemetery, Flanders, East Lyme, Conn.
  Relatives: Father of Frederick Allen Beckwith (1865-1952).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beckwith, John W. — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County 2nd District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Laurette J. — of New London, New London County, Conn. First selectman of New London, Connecticut, 1954-55, 1957. Female. Still living as of 1957.
  Beckwith, Louise Taylor (b. 1882) — also known as Louise Beckwith — of Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Bowling Green, Warren County, Ky., August 15, 1882. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1944. Female. Episcopalian. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Luther G. — Progressive. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1912; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Margaret Kerr — of Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 11th District, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Beckwith, Monroe Latimer (1884-1966) — also known as Monroe L. Beckwith — of Waterford, New London County, Conn. Born in New London, New London County, Conn., March 16, 1884. Dairy farmer; brickmason; first selectman of Waterford, Connecticut, 1947. Died in Waterford, New London County, Conn., June 12, 1966 (age 82 years, 88 days). Interment at Jordan Cemetery, Waterford, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of John Clement Beckwith and Ellen Beckwith.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beckwith, Morrell D. — of St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from St. Lawrence County 2nd District, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Oliver Russell (1877-1949) — also known as Oliver R. Beckwith — of West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Canton, Hartford County, Conn., July 15, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from West Hartford, 1919-20. Died January 29, 1949 (age 71 years, 198 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Sarah Upson Goodrich (1879-1969).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beckwith, R. A. — of Southbridge, Worcester County, Mass. Postmaster at Southbridge, Mass., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Robert A. (1862-1946) — of East Hampton, Middlesex County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, August, 1862. Foreman in bell factory; Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives, 1904 (Chatham), 1906 (Chatham), 1916 (East Hampton); member of Connecticut Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1922-27. Died in 1946 (age about 83 years). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, East Hampton, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas S. Beckwith (1824-1896) and Sarah A. (Harris) Beckwith (1839-1912).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Beckwith, Robert J. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. First selectman of Hartford, Connecticut, 1949-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Samuel — of Monroe County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 1st District, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Sandra Shank (b. 1943) — of Ohio. Born in Norfolk, Va., February 4, 1943. Lawyer; municipal judge in Ohio, 1977-79, 1982-87; common pleas court judge in Ohio, 1987-89; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Ohio, 1992-. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Beckwith, Sutherland — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Warren — of Mt. Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Beckwith, Wilbur M. — of New Hartford, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Hartford; elected 1908. Burial location unknown.


BECKWORTH (Soundex B263) — See also BARKWORTH, BECKWITH, BRINKWORTH, BUCKWORTH, DUCKWORTH, ECKWALL, HACKWORTH, MARKWORTH, PECKWORTH, PRECKWINKLE, WORTH.

  Beckworth, Fred N. — of Dover, Strafford County, N.H. Mayor of Dover, N.H., 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Beckworth, Gary See Lindley Garrison Beckworth, Sr.
  Beckworth, John T. — of Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto County, Tex. Mayor of Mineral Wells, Tex., 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beckworth, Lindley Garrison, Sr. (1913-1984) — also known as Lindley Beckworth; Gary Beckworth — of Gilmer, Upshur County, Tex.; Gladewater, Gregg County, Tex. Born in South Bouie, Kaufman County, Tex., June 30, 1913. Democrat. Member of Texas state house of representatives, 1937-38; U.S. Representative from Texas 3rd District, 1939-53, 1957-67; candidate for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1952; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964; Judge of U.S. Customs Court, 1967-68; member of Texas state senate, 1971-72. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died in Tyler, Smith County, Tex., March 9, 1984 (age 70 years, 253 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Tyler, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Otis Jefferson Beckworth and Josie (Slaughter) Beckworth.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Beckworth, Raymond — of Georgia. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Georgia 1st District, 1994; candidate for U.S. Senator from Georgia, 2010. Still living as of 2010.


BECNEL (Soundex B254) — See also BECHEL, BECKINELLA, BENEL, BICKNELL, BUCKNALL, BUCKNELL, MCNELLEN, MCNELLIS, MCNELLY, MCNELY.

  Becnel, Daniel E. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 8th District, 1985. Still living as of 1985.


BECRAFT (Soundex B261) — See also BECROFT, BEECROFT, CRAFT, LECRAFT, LEECRAFT, MORECRAFT, RAFT, SHOECRAFT.

  Becraft, Clarence M. — of Berrien County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Berrien County 1st District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Becraft, Julius O. — of Dowagiac, Cass County, Mich. Born in Michigan. Republican. Postmaster at Dowagiac, Mich., 1891, 1901-11; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1900. Burial location unknown.


BECROFT (Soundex B261) — See also BECRAFT, BEECROFT, BYCROFT, CROFT, DECROCE, DOUBLECROSS, LECRONE.

  Becroft, William E. — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Wallingford, Connecticut, 1909-11. Burial location unknown.


BECTON (Soundex B235) — See also ACTON, BELTON, ECTON, MELANCTON.

  Becton, Henry P. — of Englewood, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


BEDACHT (Soundex B323) — See also ADACHI, ARBEDA, BEDAN, BEDARD, BOBEDA, DACHER, DACHILLE, DACHRODT, KOUDACHEFF, LEBEDA, PEDACE, SPEDACCINI, WARDACH.

Max Bedacht Bedacht, Max (1883-1972) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Munich (München), Germany, October 13, 1883. Communist. Barber; president, Swiss National Barbers' Union, 1907; Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1928; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1930 (19th District), 1936 (14th District); candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1934; national secretary, International Workers Order; expelled from the Communist Party in 1948 over factional differences. German ancestry. Died July 4, 1972 (age 88 years, 265 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Marxists Internet Archive


BEDAN (Soundex B350) — See also ABEND, AEDANUS, ARBEDA, BADEN, BEAN, BEBAN, BEDACHT, BEDARD, BEDEN, BENDA, BERDAN, BOBEDA, DEBAN, FRIEDAN, LEBEDA, LEDANE, MEDANY, POVEDANO, SHEDAN, TOLEDANO.

  Bedan, Greg — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BEDARD (Soundex B363) — See also ARBEDA, BEARD, BEDACHT, BEDAN, BOBEDA, EDARD, LEBEDA, MEDARD.

  Bedard, Gregory — of Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Bedard, Joseph A. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate in primary for New Hampshire Governor's Council 3rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BEDDE (Soundex B300) — See also BEDDOES, BEDDOW, BEDE, BEEDE, BODDE, BUDDE, DEBBE, DEBE, EDDE.

  BEDDE: See also Bedde H. Esposito


BEDDOES (Soundex B320) — See also ABDUS, BEDDE, BEDDOW, BIDDIS, BUDHAZY, DEDOES, DOESCHER, VANDERDOES, VANDOESBURG, WIDDOES.

  Beddoes, William (born c.1955) — of Allen Park, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1955. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BEDDOW (Soundex B300) — See also BEDDE, BEDDOES, BEDOYA, DEBOW, EDDOWES, HADDOW.

  Beddow, Besie (1893-1975) — also known as Marietta Margaret MacLeod; Mrs. Roderick Beddow — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Born February 27, 1893. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1936. Female. Died July 1, 1975 (age 82 years, 124 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Birmingham, Ala.
  Beddow, Jean — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Beddow, Jim — of South Dakota. Democrat. Candidate for Governor of South Dakota, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Beddow, Mrs. Roderick See Besie Beddow
  Beddow, W. E. — of Waukon, Allamakee County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1908. Burial location unknown.


BEDE (Soundex B300) — See also BADE, BEDDE, BEDEA, BEDEAU, BEDEL, BEDELL, BEDELLE, BEDEN, BEDENBAUGH, BEDENKAPP, BEDLE, BEEDE, BODE, BOEDE, BREDE, DEBBE, DEBE, OUBEDEAUX, PEDE, RABEDEAUX, ZEBEDEE.

  Bede, Adam See James Adam Bede
  Bede, J. Adam See James Adam Bede
  Bede, James Adam (1856-1942) — also known as J. Adam Bede — of Pine City, Pine County, Minn.; Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn. Born in Eaton Township, Lorain County, Ohio, January 13, 1856. Republican. School teacher; printer; newspaper reporter; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 8th District, 1903-09; newspaper editor; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 58, 1931-32. Died in Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn., April 11, 1942 (age 86 years, 88 days). Interment at Birchwood Cemetery, Pine City, Minn.
  Relatives: Married to Eva Redding (1861-1933).
  Epitaph: "A dedicated citizen whose love of country inspired him as an editor, lecturer, and Eighth District Congressman, 1903-09"
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record


BEDEA (Soundex B300) — See also BEADIE, BEDE, BEDEAU, BEDEL, BEDELL, BEDELLE, BEDEN, BEDENBAUGH, BEDENKAPP, BEEDIE, BEEDY, DEDEAUX, MEDEA, OUBEDEAUX, RABEDEAUX, SPOTTEDEAGLE, ZEBEDEE.

  Bedea, Daniel W. — of Shenandoah, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Shenandoah, Pa., 1898-1916. Burial location unknown.


BEDEAU (Soundex B300) — See also BADEAU, BEADIE, BEBEAU, BEDE, BEDEA, BEDEL, BEDELL, BEDELLE, BEDEN, BEDENBAUGH, BEDENKAPP, BEEDIE, BEEDY, DEDEAUX, MEDEA, OUBEDEAUX, RABEDEAUX, SPOTTEDEAGLE, ZEBEDEE.

  Bedeau, Linda — of Minnesota. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


BEDEL (Soundex B340) — See also BEADEL, BEDE, BEDEA, BEDEAU, BEDELL, BEDELLE, BEDEN, BEDENBAUGH, BEDENKAPP, BEDLE, BEDOL, BEEDLE, BEEL, BENDEL, BERDEL, BODEL, DEEBEL, DEEBLE, EDEL, LEBED, OUBEDEAUX, RABEDEAUX, ZEBEDEE.

  Bedel, Hazen — of Colebrook, Coos County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Bedel, Wilfred M. — of Batesville, Ripley County, Ind. Republican. Acting postmaster at Batesville, Ind., 1956-61. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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