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BERRYHILL (Soundex B640) — See also BAYHINGER, BERRY, BROYHILL, DRYHURST, KRAYHILL, RAYHILL, TRYHOOK, VAYHINGER.

  BERRYHILL: See also Frank Alexander McLain
  Berryhill, Clare (c.1926-1996) — of California. Born about 1926. Member of California state assembly, 1969-70; member of California state senate, 1972-76; California director of Food and Agriculture, 1983-87. Died of cancer, in Ceres, Stanislaus County, Calif., March 18, 1996 (age about 70 years). Burial location unknown.
  Berryhill, Vivian (born c.1954) — of Olive Branch, DeSoto County, Miss. Born about 1954. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Berryhill, Wilfred G. — of Douglas County, Wis. Independent candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Douglas County 2nd District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERRYMAN (Soundex B655) — See also BERR, BERRIMAN, BERRY, BOREMAN, COUNTRYMAN, FRYMAN, HARRYMAN, MERRYMAN, PERRYMAN, RYMAN, VANPERRYMAN.

  BERRYMAN: See also Berryman Green — Berryman Henwood — Berryman S. Hurley — Jesse Benjamin Jackson
  Berryman, Charles H. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Republican. Postmaster at Lexington, Ky., 1905-07. Burial location unknown.
  Berryman, Ella — of Callao, Macon County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Macon County, 1934. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Berryman, J. W. — of Versailles, Woodford County, Ky. Postmaster at Versailles, Ky., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Berryman, Jerome, Jr. — of Ashland, Clark County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1940. Entombed in mausoleum at Highland Cemetery, Near Ashland, Clark County, Kan.
  Berryman, Mrs. Jerome C. — of Ashland, Clark County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Berryman, Jim (b. 1947) — of Adrian, Lenawee County, Mich. Born in Flint, Genesee County, Mich., February 17, 1947. Democrat. Business owner; mayor of Adrian, Mich., 1985-90; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1988 (40th District), 2012 (57th District); member of Michigan state senate, 1991-98 (11th District 1991-94, 17th District 1995-98); candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1998. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 2012.
  Berryman, John W. — of Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Mo. Mayor of Poplar Bluff, Mo., 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Berryman, Mark T. — of Seaford, Sussex County, Del. Republican. Postmaster at Seaford, Del., 1956-77 (acting, 1956). Still living as of 1977.
  Berryman, Wilson — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly, 1866-67 (New York County 13th District 1866, New York County 17th District 1867); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1878. Burial location unknown.


BERSANI (Soundex B625) — See also AARSAND, KIRSANOW, MARSANICK, SANI, VORSANGER.

  Bersani, Henry A. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Bersani, Leonard F. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly 118th District, 1969-74, 1977-80. Still living as of 1980.


BERSCHE (Soundex B620) — See also BARSH, BERTSCHE, BORSCH, BURSCH, SCHREBE.

  Bersche, James H. — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 1st District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.


BERSIN (Soundex B625) — See also ARGERSINGER, BARZUN, BERGIN, BERKIN, BERSOHN, BERSON, BERZON, BRINES, BURSON, MERSINO, PERSINGER, WAMBERSIE, YERSIN.

  Bersin, Alan D. — of California. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of California, 1993-98. Still living as of 1998.
  Bersin, Michael — of Missouri. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


BERSKY (Soundex B620) — See also BERKY, BOIARSKY, BORSKI, BOYARSKY, BRESKY, GUBERSKY, PETERSKY, TABERSKI, TWERSKY.

  Bersky, Bob — of Sturgis, Union County, Ky. Republican. Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 1st District, 1974 (primary), 1976; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1975, 1979. Still living as of 1979.


BERSOHN (Soundex B625) — See also BARZUN, BERSIN, BERSON, BERZON, BURSON, MAYERSOHN, SOHN.

  Bersohn, David L. — of California. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California, 1988 (20th District), 1994 (22nd District), 1996 (22nd District). Still living as of 1996.


BERSON (Soundex B625) — See also AMBERSON, BARZUN, BENSON, BERGSON, BERKSON, BERSIN, BERSOHN, BERZON, BESON, BORNES, BROSEN, BURSON, CULBERSON, EMBERSON, GIBERSON, GILBERSON, GUIBERSON, GULBERSON, HARBERSON, LAMBERSON, LIBERSON, OBERSON, PERSON, ROBBERSON, ROBERSON, SABERSON, VERSON.

  Berson, Arthur — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state senate 4th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Berson, William M. — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERSTEIN (Soundex B623) — See also ABERASTAIN, BERGSTEIN, BERNSTEIN, BIBERSTEIN, BORSTEIN, BROSTUEN, BURSTEIN, BURSTEN, BURSTION, BURSTON, DERSTEIN, DUBERSTEIN, EBERSTEIN, REBSTEIN, SILBERSTEIN, STEIN.

  Berstein, Hilliard — of Virginia. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Virginia, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERSTRESSER (Soundex B623) — See also BERGSTRESSER, BERKSTRESSER, DRESSER, GRESSER, HESTRES, OVERSTREET, PRESSER, SPRESSER, STRESHLY, TRESSEL, WATERSTREET.

  Berstresser, Zachary L. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BERT (Soundex B630) — See also ABERT, ADALBERT, ALBERT, ALEMBERT, AUBERT, AUDIBERT, BAERT, BART, BENT, BERNT, BERTA, BERTAGNA, BERTANI, BERTELS, BERTHEL, BERTHIER, BERTHOLD, BERTHOLF, BERTHOT, BERTICA, BERTIE, BERTIER, BERTIG, BERTIL, BERTINE, BERTINI, BERTLER, BERTMAN, BERTO, BERTOCH, BERTOLA, BERTOLAS, BERTOLET, BERTON, BERTONE, BERTONI, BERTOT, BERTRAM, BERTRAND, BERTRON, BERTRUDE, BERTRUM, BERTSCH, BERTSCHE, BERTSCHY, BERTUGLI, BERTUS, BERTUZZI, BEURT, BORT, BRETT, BURT, COLBERT, CULBERT, CUTHBERT, DAGOBERT, DAUBERT, DEIBERT, DEILBERT, DIBERT, EBBERT, EBERT, ECKBERT, EDELBERT, EGBERT, ELBERT, ERBERT, ETHEBERT, EUBERT, FILBERT, FRIEBERT, GABBERT, GABERT, GARBERT, GEBERT, GFILBERT, GILBERT, GIMBERT, GREBERT, GROOBERT, GRUBERT, GUILBERT, GUISBERT, GUMBERT, GYSBERT, HALBERT, HARBERT, HAYSBERT, HEBERT, HERBERT, HILBERT, HOBBERT, HOBERT, HOLBERT, HOWBERT, HUBBERT, HUBERT, HULBERT, HUMBERT, HURLBERT, HYLBERT, INGEBERT, JALBERT, JELBERT, JOBERT, JOUBERT, KIRBERT, KUBERT, LABERT, LAMBERT, LEBERT, LEIBERT, LIEBERT, LIMBERT, LUEBBERT, MAEBERT, MCROBERT, MELBERT, MILBERT, MUMBERT, NEUBERT, NEWBERT, NIBERT, NIGHBERT, NOLBERT, OBERT, ODBERT, OSBERT, PERT, PHILBERT, PROBERT, RABERT, REBERT, REMBERT, ROBERT, RUBERT, SCHUBERT, SEBERT, SEIBERT, SEUBERT, SEYBERT, SHUBERT, SHURBERT, SIBERT, SIEBERT, SILBERT, STABBERT, STUBERT, SYBERT, TABBERT, TALBERT, TAUBERT, THURBERT, TOLBERT, TORBERT, TRAUBERT, VANBERT, VERT, VIBBERT, VIBERT, WALBERT, WEBERT, WEIBERT, WILBERT.

  Bert, Big: See Elbert Nostrand Carvel


BERTA (Soundex B630) — See also ABERT, BAERT, BARRET, BARRETT, BARTA, BARTE, BARTEAU, BARTEE, BARTHA, BARTO, BARTOO, BARTOW, BATER, BATRE, BERA, BERT, BERTACCINI, BERTAGNA, BERTANI, BERTANZETTI, BERTIE, BERTO, BETAR, BRETTA, GILBERTA, LAMBERTA, RABBETT, REUBERTA, TABER, UBERTALLI, VERTA, WILBERTA.

  Berta, Jerry — of Rockford, Kent County, Mich. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


BERTACCINI (Soundex B632) — See also BERTA, BERTAGNA, BERTANI, BERTANZETTI, CUCCINELLO, FRATACCI, GILBERTA, LAMBERTA, PROCACCINO, PUCCINELLI, REUBERTA, SPEDACCINI, UBERTALLI, WILBERTA.

  Bertaccini, Blair F. — Working Families candidate for Connecticut state senate 15th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.


BERTAGNA (Soundex B632) — See also BERT, BERTA, BERTACCINI, BERTANI, BERTANZETTI, BRITIGAN, CARTAGENA, CASTAGNA, DARTAGNAN, GILBERTA, LAMBERTA, MURTAGH, OSTERTAG, PORTAGE, REUBERTA, TARTAGLIA, TARTAGLIONE, UBERTALLI, WILBERTA.

  Bertagna, Steve — of Chico, Butte County, Calif. Mayor of Chico, Calif., 1998-2000. Still living as of 2000.


BERTANI (Soundex B635) — See also BAINTER, BARTHENIA, BARTINE, BERNITA, BERT, BERTA, BERTACCINI, BERTAGNA, BERTANZETTI, BERTINI, BERTONI, BIERNAT, BRETTAIN, BRIEANT, DARTANIAN, GILBERTA, KORTAN, LAMBERTA, MCCARTAN, PORTANOVA, REUBERTA, UBERTALLI, VONDERTANN, WILBERTA, WIRTANEN.

  Bertani, Chuck — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


BERTANZETTI (Soundex B635) — See also BANZET, BERTA, BERTACCINI, BERTAGNA, BERTANI, BUZZETTI, CONZET, DARTANIAN, GILBERTA, GUZZETTI, KORTAN, LAMBERTA, LANZETTA, LORENZETTI, MANZETTI, MCCARTAN, MEZZETTI, PONZETTI, PORTANOVA, REUBERTA, TANZELLA, TANZER, UBERTALLI, VANZETTI, VEZZETTI, VONDERTANN, WILBERTA, WIRTANEN.

  Bertanzetti, Paul — Candidate in Republican primary for Texas state house of representatives 114th District, 1992; Independent candidate for Texas state senate 8th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


BERTELS (Soundex B634) — See also ALBERTER, BARTELS, BARTHELS, BARTLESS, BERT, BERTELSEN, BERTELSMAN, BERTOLAS, BRETSEL, ERTEL, ERTELL, HERTEL, HERTELL, LABERTEW, LALIBERTE, OBERTEUFFER, STREBEL, TERTEL, TERTELING, WUERTELE.

  Bertels, W. B. See William Benjamin Bertels
  Bertels, William Benjamin — also known as W. B. Bertels — of Pennsylvania. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904, 1908. Burial location unknown.


BERTELSEN (Soundex B634) — See also ALBERTER, BARTELS, BARTLESON, BERTELS, BERTELSMAN, BERTLESEN, ERTEL, ERTELL, HERTEL, HERTELL, LABERTEW, LALIBERTE, OBERTEUFFER, TELSEY, TERTEL, TERTELING, WUERTELE.

  Bertelsen, Delora P. — of Springville, Utah County, Utah. Mayor of Springville, Utah; elected 1989. Female. Still living as of 1989.
  Bertelsen, Michael — of Aledo, Mercer County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Mercer County Republican Party, 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Bertelsen, Sigurd A. — of West St. Paul, Dakota County, Minn.; St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Republican. Land agent for Northern Pacific Railway; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1952; postmaster at St. Paul, Minn., 1955-72 (acting, 1955-56). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Dorothy I. Bertelsen.
  Bertelsen, Sophus — of Ephraim, Sanpete County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERTELSMAN (Soundex B634) — See also ALBERTER, BARTELS, BERTELS, BERTELSEN, ELSMAN, ERTEL, ERTELL, HANDELSMAN, HERTEL, HERTELL, HUELSMANN, LABERTEW, LALIBERTE, OBERTEUFFER, PELSMAN, TERTEL, TERTELING, WIELSMA, WUERTELE.

  Bertelsman, Odis William (1900-1991) — also known as Odis W. Bertelsman — of Newport, Campbell County, Ky.; Fort Thomas, Campbell County, Ky. Born in Newport, Campbell County, Ky., May 14, 1900. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; county judge in Kentucky, 1938-50; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1940, 1944, 1948. Member, Elks; Eagles; Freemasons. Died July 13, 1991 (age 91 years, 60 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Southgate, Ky.
  Relatives: Father of William Odis Bertelsman (1936-).
  Bertelsman, William Odis (b. 1936) — of Fort Thomas, Campbell County, Ky. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, January 31, 1936. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 1979-. Member, American Bar Association; Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Still living as of 2000.
  Relatives: Son of Odis William Bertelsman (1900-1991).
  See also federal judicial profile


BERTHADEAN (Soundex B633) — See also ALBERTHA, BADEAU, CHADEAYNE, HERTHA, MERTHAN, NADEAU, OPPERTHAUSER, ROBEADEAU, SPADEA, THADD, THADDUS, THADEUS, THIBADEAU, VIERTHALER, WERTHAMER.

  BERTHADEAN: See also Berthadean Greenwalt


BERTHEL (Soundex B634) — See also BARTEL, BARTELL, BARTHEL, BARTHELEMY, BARTHELL, BARTHELMEH, BARTHELMESS, BARTHELS, BARTOLL, BARTTELL, BERHEL, BERT, BERTHELOT, BERTIL, BETHEL, BORTELL, BURTELL, OERTHER, ORTHEL, WERTHEIM, WERTHEIMER, WOERTHER.

  BERTHEL: See also Berthel John Meyer


BERTHELOT (Soundex B634) — See also BARTHEL, BARTHELEMY, BARTHELL, BARTHELMEH, BARTHELMESS, BARTHELS, BARTOLETTE, BARTOLLETTE, BERTHEL, BERTOLET, BERTOLETT, BERTOLETTE, OERTHER, ORTHEL, WERTHEIM, WERTHEIMER, WOERTHER.

  Berthelot, Helen — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Washington, D.C. Born in Lakeville, Plymouth County, Mass. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1948; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964 (alternate). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Berthelot, James A. — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Mayor of Tallahassee, Fla., 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Berthelot, Paul O. — of Lucy, St. John the Baptist Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1908 (alternate), 1912. Burial location unknown.


BERTHIAUME (Soundex B635) — See also ALLIAUME, BERTHIER, DERTHICK.

  Berthiaume, Bryan — of Martinez, Contra Costa County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Berthiaume, Thomas T. — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


BERTHIER (Soundex B636) — See also BARTER, BEREUTER, BERT, BERTHIAUME, BERTIER, BRATER, BRETHAUER, BRETTAUER, BRITTER, BROTHER, DERTHICK, HIER, THIER.

  BERTHIER: See also Robert Lee Humber


BERTHOLD (Soundex B634) — See also BARTHOLD, BARTHOLDT, BARTHOLOMAEUS, BARTHOLOMEUS, BARTHOLOMEUSZ, BARTHOLOMEW, BARTHOLOW, BERT, BERTHOLF, BERTHOT, FARENTHOLD, GOTTHOLD, HERRBOLDT, LEUTHOLD, LIGHTHOLDER, SILVERTHORN, SILVERTHORNE.

  BERTHOLD: See also Charles Yoder Thompson
  Berthold, William L. — of Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Kirkwood, Mo., 1953-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERTHOLF (Soundex B634) — See also BARTHOLD, BARTHOLDT, BARTHOLOMAEUS, BARTHOLOMEUS, BARTHOLOMEUSZ, BARTHOLOMEW, BARTHOLOW, BERT, BERTHOLD, BERTHOT, FETTERHOLF, HOLFORD, LANGHOLF, NICHOLFS, SCHOLFIELD, SILVERTHORN, SILVERTHORNE.

  Bertholf, Joseph K. — of Cresskill, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Postmaster at Cresskill, N.J., 1884-89, 1893-95. Burial location unknown.


BERTHOT (Soundex B633) — See also BERT, BERTHOLD, BERTHOLF, BERTOT, BREATHITT, SILVERTHORN, SILVERTHORNE.

  Berthot, A. G. — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Mayor of Bozeman, Mont., 1909-11. Burial location unknown.


BERTICA (Soundex B632) — See also ARTICIA, BARTECCHI, BARTUCCI, BERT, CURTICE, HERTICK, KATICA, LUSTICA, MYRTICE, RATICAN, SKRTIC, TERTICHNY, TICAK, TRISTICA, ULTICAN, VERTICCHIO, WHITICAR.

  BERTICA: See also Bertica Morris


BERTIE (Soundex B630) — See also BARTA, BARTEAU, BARTEE, BARTHA, BARTO, BARTOO, BARTOW, BEITER, BERT, BERTA, BERTIER, BERTINE, BERTO, BIETER, EBRITE, GERTIE, HERTIE.

  Bertie: See Herbert Erwin Allen


BERTIER (Soundex B636) — See also BARTER, BEREUTER, BERT, BERTHIER, BERTIE, BERTLER, BRATER, BRETHAUER, BRETTAUER, BRITTER, BROTHER, CARTIER, CHARTIER, CORTIER, FORTIER, GERTIE, HERTIE, MORTIER, MORTIERE, QUARTIER, TREIBER, TRIEBER.

  Bertier, Theodore L. — of Anne Arundel County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate District 6-A; elected 1966. Still living as of 1966.


BERTIG (Soundex B632) — See also BERT, BIGGERT, CORTIGENE, DEMARTIGNY, DIENSTFERTIG, FERTIG, HARTIG, HARTIGAN.

  Bertig, A. — of Paragould, Greene County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Bertig, Ed — of Greene County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Bertig, Joe — of Paragould, Greene County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERTIL (Soundex B634) — See also BARTEL, BARTELL, BARTHEL, BARTHELL, BARTOLL, BARTTELL, BERT, BERTHEL, BIRTLE, BITTLER, BORTELL, BRITTLE, BURTELL, CERTILMAN, PETERTIL, RIBLET, TRIBBLE, TRIBLE.

  BERTIL: See also Bertil Korling — Bertil E. Kuniholm — Bertil Armin Loftman — Bertil Mathias Rasmusen


BERTINE (Soundex B635) — See also ALBERTINA, AUBERTINE, BARTEN, BARTINE, BARTON, BARTONE, BERT, BERTIE, BERTINI, BERTON, BERTONE, BORTON, BURTINE, BURTON, DERTINGER, DOBBERTIN, GUERTIN, OERTING, TINE.

  BERTINE: See also Newton Duelle Alling — Bertine Fenner — Bertine Lafayette — Bertine Pinckney


BERTINI (Soundex B635) — See also ALBERTINA, ARTINIAN, AUBERTINE, BARTHENIA, BERT, BERTANI, BERTINE, BERTONI, DEMARTINI, DERTINGER, DOBBERTIN, GUERTIN, MARTINI, MARTINIELLO, MARTINIQUE, MARTINIS, OERTING.

  Bertini, Catherine — of Skaneateles, Onondaga County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Bertini, Catherine — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 9th District, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.


BERTLER (Soundex B634) — See also BERT, BERTIER, BERTLESEN, BERTOLERO, ERTL, ERTLE, GERTLER, GUERTLER, HERTLE, HERTLER, PERTLE, SCHWERTLEY, WERTLEY.

  Bertler, Raymond J. — of Manitowoc County, Wis. Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Manitowoc County 1st District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERTLESEN (Soundex B634) — See also ASLESEN, BARTLESON, BARTLESS, BERTELSEN, BERTLER, ERTL, ERTLE, GERTLER, GUERTLER, HERTLE, HERTLER, MATTLESER, OLESEN, PALLESEN, PERTLE, SCHWERTLEY, STILLESEN, WERTLEY, WHITTLESEY.

  BERTLESEN: See also Carl Gunderson


BERTMAN (Soundex B635) — See also BARTMAN, BERMAN, BERT, BRETTMANN, ERTMAN, FERTMAN, WERTMAN.

  Bertman, A. A. — of Mason, Ingham County, Mich. Mayor of Mason, Mich.; elected 1915. Burial location unknown.


BERTO (Soundex B630) — See also BARTA, BARTEAU, BARTEE, BARTHA, BARTO, BARTOO, BARTOW, BERT, BERTA, BERTIE, BERTOCH, BERTOLA, BERTOLAS, BERTOLERO, BERTOLET, BERTOLETT, BERTON, BERTONE, BERTONI, BERTOT, BETTOR, DILIBERTO, FILIBERTO, HEBERTO, HERIBERTO, LIBERTO, OBERT, ROBERTO, RUBERTO, UMBERTO.

  Berto, M. Maurice — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1933, 1935. Burial location unknown.
  Berto, Maurice See M. Maurice Berto


BERTOCH (Soundex B632) — See also BARTEK, BERT, BERTO, BOCHERT, BOTCHER, BOTTCHER, KRATOCHVIL, MARTOCCI, MARTOCHE, OBRECHT, POTOCHNIK, TOCH, TROTOCHAWD.

  Bertoch, Marvin — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERTOLA (Soundex B634) — See also BARTELA, BARTHOLOW, BARTOLO, BERT, BERTO, BERTOLAS, BERTOLERO, BERTOLET, BERTOLETT, BERTOLETTE, BERTOLLETI, BERTOLOTTI, BOLLAERT, ERTOLA, LATROBE, SIIRTOLA.

  Bertola, Mariana — of California. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERTOLAS (Soundex B634) — See also BARTELS, BARTHELS, BARTLESS, BERT, BERTELS, BERTO, BERTOLA, BERTOLERO, BERTOLET, BERTOLETT, BERTOLETTE, BERTOLLETI, BERTOLOTTI, ERTOLA, SIIRTOLA.

  BERTOLAS: See also John Edgar Manders


BERTOLERO (Soundex B634) — See also BARTOLETTE, BERTLER, BERTO, BERTOLA, BERTOLAS, BERTOLET, BERTOLETT, BERTOLETTE, BERTOLLETI, BERTOLOTTI, ERTOLA, MOLERO, SOLERO, TOLER, TOLERTON.

  Bertolero, John A. — of Lead, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 46th District, 1931-32; member of South Dakota state senate 39th District, 1933-34. Burial location unknown.


BERTOLET (Soundex B634) — See also BARTOLETTE, BARTOLLETTE, BERT, BERTHELOT, BERTO, BERTOLA, BERTOLAS, BERTOLERO, BERTOLETT, BERTOLETTE, BERTOLLETI, BERTOLOTTI, ERTOLA.

  Bertolet, Daniel A. — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 6th District, 1828-32. Burial location unknown.
  Bertolet, James W. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 14th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bertolet, Wellington M. — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERTOLETT (Soundex B634) — See also BARTOLETTE, BARTOLLETTE, BERTHELOT, BERTO, BERTOLA, BERTOLAS, BERTOLERO, BERTOLET, BERTOLETTE, BERTOLLETI, BERTOLOTTI, ERTOLA.

  Bertolett, Louis — of Littleton, Arapahoe County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1928. Burial location unknown.


BERTOLETTE (Soundex B634) — See also BARTOLETTE, BARTOLLETTE, BERTHELOT, BERTOLA, BERTOLAS, BERTOLERO, BERTOLET, BERTOLETT, BERTOLLETI, BERTOLOTTI, COLETTE, ERTOLA, MOLETTE, NICOLETTE, ROLETTE, VIOLETTE.

  Bertolette, H. B. — of Shreve, Wayne County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Bertolette, L. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Delaware, 1896. Burial location unknown.


BERTOLLETI (Soundex B634) — See also BARTOLL, BARTOLLETTE, BARTOLOTTA, BARTOLOTTI, BERTOLA, BERTOLAS, BERTOLERO, BERTOLET, BERTOLETT, BERTOLETTE, BERTOLOTTI, EGGELLETION, ERTOLA, GELLETICH, PELLETIER, TOLLETT.

  Bertolleti, Marisa — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


BERTOLOTTI (Soundex B634) — See also ANGELLOTTI, BARTOLO, BARTOLOME, BARTOLOMEO, BARTOLOMOWICZ, BARTOLOMUCCI, BARTOLOTTA, BARTOLOTTI, BELLOTTI, BERTOLA, BERTOLAS, BERTOLERO, BERTOLET, BERTOLETT, BERTOLETTE, BERTOLLETI, ERTOLA, GULLOTTI, LANCELLOTTI, LANZILLOTTI, LOTTINGER, PALLOTTI, ZOLOT, ZOLOTAS.

  Bertolotti, Alice J. — Right To Life candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.


BERTON (Soundex B635) — See also BARTEN, BARTINE, BARTON, BARTONE, BENTON, BERDON, BERT, BERTINE, BERTO, BERTONE, BERTONI, BERTRON, BORTON, BRETON, BRETTON, BRONTE, BROTEN, BURTINE, BURTON, EMBERTON, HOLBERTON, LAMBERTON, PEMBERTON, ROBNETT, TORBEN.

  BERTON: See also Edward Berton Almon
  Berton, Francis (c.1830-1885) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Switzerland, about 1830. Banker; Consul for Switzerland in San Francisco, Calif., 1867-85; Consul for Portugal in San Francisco, Calif., 1869-85. Swiss ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Died, from "impoverishment of the blood" (anemia), in the Grand Hotel, San Francisco, Calif., April 1, 1885 (age about 55 years). Original interment at Masonic Cemetery (which no longer exists), San Francisco, Calif.; reinterment to unknown location.


BERTONE (Soundex B635) — See also BARTEN, BARTINE, BARTON, BARTONE, BERT, BERTINE, BERTO, BERTON, BERTONI, BOETTNER, BORTON, BURTINE, BURTON, EMBERTON, HOLBERTON, LAMBERTON, MARTONE, PEMBERTON, TONE.

  Bertone, Andrew — of Rutherford, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Mayor of Rutherford, N.J., 1995-99; defeated, 1999. Still living as of 2008.
  Bertone, Mark — of Upland, San Bernardino County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BERTONI (Soundex B635) — See also BARTHENIA, BERT, BERTANI, BERTINI, BERTO, BERTON, BERTONE, CARTONIA, EMBERTON, HOLBERTON, LAMBERTON, NORTONI, PEMBERTON, REINBOTT, ROBINETT.

  Bertoni, Louis P. — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1940-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bertoni, Marcia — of Ashby, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


BERTORELLI (Soundex B636) — See also MARTORANA, MCARTOR, MORELLI, NORELLI, PECORELLI, SARTOR, SARTORI, SARTORIS, SARTORIUS, SIGNORELLI, STORELLA, TORELLE, TORELLO, TORTORICE, VONORELLI.

  Bertorelli, Joseph A. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate District 7; elected 1966; elected unopposed 1970. Still living as of 1970.


BERTOT (Soundex B633) — See also BERT, BERTHOT, BERTO, BREATHITT, SARTOTI, TORBET, TORBETT, TORTOTA.

  Bertot, Francis B. (b. 1849) — of New York. Born in Cuba, August 20, 1849. Naturalized U.S. citizen; U.S. Consular Agent in Manzanillo, 1905-17. Burial location unknown.
  Bertot, Raoul A. — U.S. Consular Agent in Manzanillo, as of 1924-49. Burial location unknown.


BERTRAM (Soundex B636) — See also BARTRAM, BERT, BERTRAND, BERTRON, BERTRUDE, BERTRUM, CHARTRAND, HARTRANFT, HARTRATH, VERTRAN, VERTREES, VERTRESS.

  BERTRAM: See also Roscoe R. Dalton
  Bertram, Ed See Edward F. Bertram
  Bertram, Edward F. (1870-1956) — also known as Ed Bertram — of Memphis, Scotland County, Mo. Born in Scotland County, Mo., March 30, 1870. Republican. School principal; superintendent of schools; dry goods merchant; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Scotland County, 1945-48; defeated, 1948. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died in March, 1956 (age about 86 years). Interment at Memphis Cemetery, Memphis, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, November 30, 1899, to Nellie Pitkin.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bertram, Elza (b. 1868) — of Monticello, Wayne County, Ky. Born in Albany, Clinton County, Ky., September 25, 1868. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky, 1910; member of Kentucky state senate, 1910-12; Judge, Kentucky Court of Appeals, 1933. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alvin Bertram and Rose Bruton (Young) Bertram; married, July 16, 1896, to Maggie Ballenger.
  Bertram, Florence — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Bertram, Franz — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Aix-la-Chapelle, as of 1888-89. Burial location unknown.
  Bertram, H. W. — of Harrisonburg, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Bertram, Harry V. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. American Third Position candidate for Governor of West Virginia, 2011; American Third Position candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2012; American Third Position candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 51st District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Bertram, Jeff — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1987-96 (District 16-B 1987-92, District 14-B 1993-96). Still living as of 1996.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bertram, Joe, Sr. — Member of Minnesota state senate, 1981-96 (16th District 1981-92, 14th District 1993-96). Still living as of 1996.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bertram, John F., Jr. — of Vanceburg, Lewis County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bertram, John J. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1890-91. Burial location unknown.
  Bertram, Randy — of Kincheloe, Chippewa County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 107th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


BERTRAND (Soundex B636) — See also BARTRAM, BERT, BERTRAM, BERTRON, BERTRUDE, BERTRUM, CHARTRAND, HARTRANFT, HARTRATH, RAND, VERTRAN, VERTREES, VERTRESS.

  BERTRAND: See also Reed Paige Clark
  Bertrand, C. P. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Mayor of Little Rock, Ark., 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Bertrand, E. P. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 37, 1877, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bertrand, James — of Arizona. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arizona 2nd District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Bertrand, Joseph — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Bertrand, Laurence E. — of Eastlake, Lake County, Ohio. Mayor of Eastlake, Ohio, 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bertrand, Richard J. — of Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, La. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bertrand, Rusty Isaac — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 9th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


BERTRON (Soundex B636) — See also BARTRON, BERT, BERTON, BERTRAM, BERTRAND, BERTRUDE, BERTRUM, BORTNER, HARTROG, MORTROM, QUORTROP, VERTRAN, VERTREES, VERTRESS.

  Bertron, James A. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


BERTRUDE (Soundex B636) — See also BARTRUFF, BERT, BERTRAM, BERTRAND, BERTRON, BERTRUM, BRAATRUD, BRATRUD, RUDE, TRUDE, TRUDEAU, TRUDEE, TRUDEL, TRUDELL, VERTRAN, VERTREES, VERTRESS.

  BERTRUDE: See also Bertrude Fields


BERTRUM (Soundex B636) — See also BARTRAM, BARTRUFF, BERT, BERTRAM, BERTRAND, BERTRON, BERTRUDE, VERTRAN, VERTREES, VERTRESS.

  BERTRUM: See also Bertrum Blood


BERTSAVAGE (Soundex B632) — See also BARTSAS, RAVAGE, SAVAGE, SAVAGO, TURKAVAGE, VONSAVAGE.

  Bertsavage, Norm — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 6th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.


BERTSCH (Soundex B632) — See also BARTSCH, BARTSCHER, BARTSCHERER, BERT, BERTSCHE, BERTSCHINGER, BERTSCHY, MARTSCHINK, PARTSCH, PERTSCHUK.

  Bertsch, Mrs. Charlie — of Ocean Gate, Ocean County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey Republican State Committee, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Bertsch, John R. — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Bertsch, Marian — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, N.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Bertsch, Renelle — of Wahpeton, Richland County, N.Dak. Candidate for mayor of Wahpeton, N.Dak., 2014. Female. Still living as of 2014.


BERTSCHE (Soundex B632) — See also BARTSCH, BARTSCHER, BARTSCHERER, BERSCHE, BERT, BERTSCH, BERTSCHINGER, BERTSCHY, MARTSCHINK, PARTSCH, PERTSCHUK.

  Bertsche, Mrs. Edwin — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.


BERTSCHINGER (Soundex B632) — See also BARSHINGER, BARTSCH, BARTSCHER, BARTSCHERER, BAYHINGER, BERTSCH, BERTSCHE, BERTSCHY, BLECHINGER, BUSCHING, EHINGER, HECHINGER, LASCHINGER, LEISCHING, LUCHINGER, LUTHINGER, MARTSCHINK, PARTSCH, PERTSCHUK, SCHECHINGER, TSCHIRHART, TSCHIRLEY, VAYHINGER, WIRSCHING, WITSCHIEBEN, WITSCHIEF.

  Bertschinger, Carl Ferdinand (1868-1952) — also known as Carl Bertschinger — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego County, Calif. Born in Winterthur, Switzerland, February 24, 1868. Democrat. Physician; Honorary Vice-Consul for Switzerland in Chicago, Ill., 1926; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1948. Protestant. Swiss ancestry. Died in El Cajon, San Diego County, Calif., November 24, 1952 (age 84 years, 274 days). Interment at Oak Hill Memorial Park, Escondido, Calif.
  Relatives: Married 1892 to Lina Honegger (1867-1935).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BERTSCHY (Soundex B632) — See also BARTSCH, BARTSCHER, BARTSCHERER, BERT, BERTSCH, BERTSCHE, BERTSCHINGER, HIRSCHY, KINDSCHY, MARTSCHINK, PARTSCH, PERTSCHUK.

  Bertschy, William J. — of Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Colorado, 1992; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


BERTUGLI (Soundex B632) — See also BERT, BERTUS, BERTUZZI, ELIZABERTUS, GUILBERT, HUGENTUGLER, PORTUGAL, QUITUGUA, RUBERTUS, STUGLIN, TUG, TUGGLE, TUGWELL.

  BERTUGLI: See also Richard Trumka


BERTUS (Soundex B632) — See also ALVERTUS, BARTOS, BARTUS, BERT, BERTUGLI, BERTUZZI, BETRUS, BORTIS, BURSET, BURTIS, BURTISS, BUSTER, BUTTERS, ELIZABERTUS, ERTUS, RUBERTUS, STRUBE, STUBER.

  BERTUS: See also Bertus C. Lauren
  Bertus, Paul — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Mayor of New Orleans, La., 1838, 1843. Burial location unknown.


BERTUZZI (Soundex B632) — See also BERT, BERTUGLI, BERTUS, ELIZABERTUS, RUBERTUS.

  Bertuzzi, Samuel J. — of Oneonta, Otsego County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Oneonta, N.Y., 1950-82 (acting, 1950-51). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERUBE (Soundex B610) — See also BARABE, CHERUBINI, CHERUBUSCO, DERUBBE, DERUBENS, RUBE, SCHERUBEL, ZERUBBABEL.

  BERUBE: See also Connie Berube Binsfeld
  Berube, Adelard See J. Adelard Berube
  Berube, Edward C. — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1956; postmaster at Fall River, Mass., 1961-81 (acting, 1961-62). Still living as of 1981.
  Berube, George — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester 12th Ward, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Berube, J. Adelard — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Nashua 5th Ward; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Berube, Leo H. — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Berube, Robert O. II — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Marquette, Mich., 1986, 1988. Still living as of 1988.


BERVE (Soundex B610) — See also BARVE, BEEVER, BERVIN, BEVER, BRAVE, BRAVO, TUBBERVILLE, TURBERVILLE, VEBBER.

  Berve, Ben Louis (b. 1892) — also known as Ben L. Berve — of Rochelle, Ogle County, Ill.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Rochelle, Ogle County, Ill., December 19, 1892. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1938-44; Illinois Republican state chair, 1940-44. Protestant. Member, American Legion; Elks; Freemasons; Shriners; Jesters. Burial location unknown.
  Berve, Hilbert O. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 67, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


BERVIN (Soundex B615) — See also BERVE, BEVIN, BORVIN, CERVINO, ERVIN, ERVINE, ERVING, GERVIN, KERVIN, SHERVIN, TERVIN, TUBBERVILLE, TURBERVILLE, VERVIN.

  BERVIN: See also Bervin J. Larson


BERWALD (Soundex B643) — See also BARDWELL, BAREWOLD, BERWICK, BERWIN, BRADWELL, CUMBERWORTH, FINSTERWALD, LOERWALD, MIRWALDT, OBERWAGER, OBERWETTER, OSTERWALD, STEIGERWALD, STEIGERWALT, STEUERWALD, STIERWALT, THORWALD, TIMBERWOLF, VANDERWAL, VANDERWALL, WALD.

  Berwald, John — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. Mayor of Davenport, Iowa, 1916-18. Burial location unknown.


BERWICK (Soundex B620) — See also BARWICK, BERWALD, BERWIN, BEWICK, CUMBERWORTH, GARWICK, HARWICK, HETHERWICK, KARWICK, KERWICK, OBERWAGER, OBERWETTER, TIMBERWOLF, WARWICK, WICK.

  Berwick, Dudley — of Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Berwick, James R. — of Methuen, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1912. Burial location unknown.


BERWIN (Soundex B650) — See also BARWIN, BERWALD, BERWICK, BREWIN, CUMBERWORTH, CZERWINSKI, DERWINSKI, ERWIN, ERWINE, KERWIN, MERWIN, OBERWAGER, OBERWETTER, SHERWIN, TIMBERWOLF.

  Berwin, Albert J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930. Burial location unknown.


BERY (Soundex B600) — See also ASBERY, ASHBERY, ATTEBERY, BEARY, BEERY, BEMBERY, BENY, BERA, BERG, BERKY, BERREY, BERRI, BERRY, BERYLE, BEURY, BEVRY, BIERY, BIRI, BREY, BURY, BYER, CARBERY, DERY, ERBY, LUFBERY, MEDBERY, NEWBERY, REBY, STANBERY, SWANBERY, VERY.

  Bery, John — of Grosse Pointe Park, Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for village president of Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan, 1930. Burial location unknown.


BERYLE (Soundex B640) — See also BERHEL, BERLE, BERLEY, BERY, BIRRELL, BRYLES, CHERYLE, DARYLE, EBERLY, ELLERBY, FRYLE, JERRYLEAN, MARYLEE, MARYLEEN, RYLE, RYLEY.

  BERYLE: See also Beryle M. Aldrich


BERZ (Soundex B620) — See also BEARS, BEARSE, BEARSS, BEERS, BENZ, BERG, BERK, BERZITO, BERZON, BEYERS, BIERS, BIGHORSE.

  Berz, Carol — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Berz, Leland — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1908. Burial location unknown.


BERZITO (Soundex B623) — See also BARSOTTI, BERZ, BERZON, HERZIG, HERZING, KERZIAH, MARZITELLO, STERZIK, WERZINGER, ZITO, ZITOMER.

  Berzito, Joseph J. — of Nicholas County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Nicholas County, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BERZON (Soundex B625) — See also BARZUN, BERSIN, BERSOHN, BERSON, BERZ, BERZITO, BONZER, BRZONKALA, BURSON, FERZOLA, GERZOFSKY, HERZOG, LERZO, MERZON.

  Berzon, Marsha Siegel (b. 1945) — also known as Marsha Berzon — Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, April 17, 1945. Lawyer; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 2000-. Female. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile — NNDB dossier


BESA (Soundex B200) — See also BAES, BASE, BESANDER, BOSA, DEBESAUCELE, DESA, SEBA, TIBESAR.

  BESA: See also Besa Martin


BESANDER (Soundex B253) — See also ANDER, BESA, BESUNDER, DALESANDRO, DALLESANDRO, DEBESAUCELE, DRESSANDER, KASSANDER, ROSANDER, SANDER, SANDERFORD, SANDERHOLM, SANDERLIN, SANDERS, SANDERSON, TIBESAR.

  Besander, Inge E. — of Mt. Prospect, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Village president of Mt. Prospect, Illinois, 1938; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BESCHEL (Soundex B240) — See also BECHEL, BESCO, BOSCHELLI, BOSHELL, BOUSHALL, BOUSHEL, BUSHEL, BUSHELL, ESCHELBACH, ESCHELMAN, GROESCHEL, POESCHEL, PUESCHEL, RUCKDESCHEL, SCHEBEL.

  Beschel, Harry C. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 4th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BESCO (Soundex B200) — See also BECCO, BESCHEL, BISCOE, BOSCO, ESCO.

  Besco, Tim — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 16th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.


BESESPARIS (Soundex B221) — See also DESPARD, DESPAROIS, ESPARAZA, ESPARZA, GASPARI, KASPARIAN, MENESES, PARIS, PARISE, PARISEAU, PARISH, PARISI, PARISOT.

  Besesparis, Ted — of College Park, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


BESHEAR (Soundex B260) — See also BASHOR, BASHORE, BESHEARS, BESHOAR, BESHORE, BIEBESHEIMER, BOSHER, BOUSCHER, BRESHEARS, BUESCHER, BUSCHER, MESHEA, MOTTESHEARD, SHEAR.

  Beshear, Andrew Graham (b. 1977) — also known as Andy Beshear — Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., November 29, 1977. Democrat. Lawyer; Kentucky state attorney general, 2016-19; Governor of Kentucky, 2019-. Disciples of Christ. Still living as of 2019.
  Relatives: Son of Steven Lynn Beshear (1944-) and Jane (Klingner) Beshear.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Beshear, Andy See Andrew Graham Beshear
  Beshear, Fred — of Madisonville, Hopkins County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1932-33, 1948-51, 1956-57 (13th District 1932-33, 10th District 1948-51, 1956-57). Burial location unknown.
  Beshear, Ronald W. (born c.1947) — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born about 1947. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Beshear, Steve See Steven Lynn Beshear
  Beshear, Steven Lynn (b. 1944) — also known as Steve Beshear — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born in Dawson Springs, Hopkins County, Ky., September 21, 1944. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives 76th District, 1974-79; Kentucky state attorney general, 1979-83; Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1983-87; candidate for U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1996; Governor of Kentucky, 2007-15; defeated in primary, 1987; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2008. Still living as of 2015.
  Relatives: Father of Andrew Graham Beshear (1977-).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier


BESHEARS (Soundex B262) — See also BESHEAR, BIEBESHEIMER, BRASHEARS, BRESHEARS, BROSHEARS, EARS, HEARSEY, HEARST, MACPHEARSON, MESHEA, MOTTESHEARD, SHEARS.

  BESHEARS: See also John Campbell Rice
  Beshears, Ralph L. — of Boone, Watauga County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Boone, N.C., 1961-72 (acting, 1961). Still living as of 1972.


BESHGETOOR (Soundex B223) — See also AGETON, BRESHGOLD, HOCHGESANG, OESCHGER, RATHGEB, RATHGEBER, ROTHGERY.

  Beshgetoor, Vahan Kewin (1866-1951) — also known as Vahan K. Beshgetoor — of Alma, Gratiot County, Mich. Born February 10, 1866. Minister; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1900, 1940, 1944; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Gratiot County, 1914; Commonwealth candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1938. Died August 17, 1951 (age 85 years, 188 days). Interment at Grant Memorial Park, Marion, Ind.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BESHLIN (Soundex B245) — See also ASHLIN, ASHLINE, BASHLINE, BLUNTSHLI, BUSCHLEN, DESHLER, ESHLEMAN, KESHLEAR, RUSHLIGHT, SHLICKERMAN, SHLIVEK, STRESHLY.

  Beshlin, Earl Hanley (1870-1971) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Conewango Township, Warren County, Pa., April 28, 1870. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 28th District, 1917-19. Died in Warren, Warren County, Pa., July 12, 1971 (age 101 years, 75 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Oakland Cemetery, Warren, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


BESHOAR (Soundex B260) — See also ABESHOUSE, BASHOR, BASHORE, BESHEAR, BESHORE, BOSHER, BOUSCHER, BUESCHER, BUSCHER, HOAR, HOARD, HOARE, SEASHOAL, SHOAF, SHOAFF, SHOARD.

  Beshoar, Ben B. — of Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1924. Burial location unknown.


BESHORE (Soundex B260) — See also ABESHOUSE, BASHOR, BASHORE, BESHEAR, BESHOAR, BESORE, BOSHER, BOUSCHER, BUESCHER, BUSCHER, KISHORE, LONGSHORE, SEASHORE, SHORE, SHORER, SHORES, SHORETT, SHOREY.

  BESHORE: See also Clarence A. Boonstra
  Beshore, Lance — of Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016; member of Republican National Committee from Missouri, 2008-16. Still living as of 2016.
  Beshore, Sharon — of Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


BESICH (Soundex B220) — See also BEGICH, BESIE, BISEK, BOSAK, BOZEK, BUSICK, BUSIEK, BUSZEK, BUZCEK, BUZICK, GESICK, GESICKI, KESICKI, LADESIC, MATESIC, MESICK, PESICKA, SCHEIB, TUBBESING.

  Besich, Nick G. — of Superior, Pinal County, Ariz. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Superior, Ariz., 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BESIE (Soundex B200) — See also BEISE, BESICH, BESSEY, BESTE, BETSIE, BICE, CIESIELSKE, LESIEUR, MESIER, SEIBE, SIEBE, TESIERO, TUBBESING.

  BESIE: See also Besie Beddow


BESKIN (Soundex B250) — See also BASKIN, BELSKIN, BOSKIN, DESKINS, ESKIN, ESKIND, PESKIN, SHESKIN.

  Beskin, Samuel — of Beacon, Dutchess County, N.Y. Mayor of Beacon, N.Y., 1920-21. Burial location unknown.


BESLEY (Soundex B240) — See also BASLEY, BAZLEY, BEASLEY, BEAZLEY, BEESLEY, BEEZLEY, BEGLEY, BELSLEY, BEMSLEY, BENSLEY, BESLIC, BOSLAUGH, BOSLEY, DESLEY.

J. W. Besley Besley, J. W. — of Waukegan, Lake County, Ill. Mayor of Waukegan, Ill., 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: City of Waukegan


BESLIC (Soundex B242) — See also BASILICA, BESLEY, CHESLICK, CLISBEE, ESLICK, SLICER, SLICK, VANDERSLICE, VANSLICHTENHORST.

  Beslic, George — American candidate for Wisconsin state assembly 15th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


BESMER (Soundex B256) — See also BEMER, BESSEMER, BESSMER, BLIESMER, BOSSMEYER, EMBSER, JESMER, JOHANNESMEYER, LESMEISTER, LESMERISES, PRIESMEYER, SYBESMA, TESMER.

  Besmer, Butch See Lawrence Besmer
  Besmer, Lawrence — also known as Butch Besmer — of Woodson Terrace, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Woodson Terrace, Mo.; elected unopposed 2006; elected 2010; elected unopposed 2014. Still living as of 2014.


BESON (Soundex B250) — See also BASON, BEASON, BEESON, BENSON, BERSON, BESONY, BESORE, BESOSA, BESSON, BETSON, BISSON, BISSOON, BONES, BOSON, ESBON, HARBESON, NOBES, ROBESON.

  Beson, Alden R. — of Dover, Kent County, Del. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1916. Burial location unknown.


BESONY (Soundex B250) — See also BACINO, BASANOW, BASSANO, BESON, BESORE, BESOSA, BISONI, BONSEY, BOYENS, BOYSEN, BOZZANI, HARBESON, ROBESON.

  Besony, T. M. — U.S. Consular Agent in Belém, as of 1880. Burial location unknown.


BESORE (Soundex B260) — See also BESHORE, BESON, BESONY, BESOSA, CONFESOR, HARBESON, JONESORJONZ, REESOR, RESOR, ROBESON, SOREF, SOREN, SORENSEN, SORENSON.

  Besore, C. F., Jr. — of Holstein, Ida County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Besore, Carl — of Holstein, Ida County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Besore, David F. — of New Holland, Lancaster County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at New Holland, Pa., 1885-89, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.


BESOSA (Soundex B220) — See also BESON, BESONY, BESORE, BUZZAS, HARBESON, ROBESON, SOSA.

  Besosa, Francisco Augusto (b. 1949) — Born in San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico, 1949. U.S. District Judge for Puerto Rico, 2006-. Puerto Rican ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Besosa, Harry Felipe (1881-1947) — also known as Harry F. Besosa — of Santurce, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., April 24, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate for Puerto Rico senate, 1924; delegate to Republican National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; member, Credentials Committee; member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee); member of Republican National Committee from Puerto Rico, 1928-32; U.S. Attorney for Puerto Rico, 1932-33. Protestant. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Elks; Rotary. Died October 22, 1947 (age 66 years, 181 days). Interment at Cementerio de Isla Verde, Carolina, Puerto Rico.
  Relatives: Son of Manuel Besosa (1832-1898) and Fruta (Melero) Besosa; married, September 15, 1900, to Maria Cabellero.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Besosa, Pedro J. — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1904. Burial location unknown.


BESS (Soundex B200) — See also BASS, BEASSE, BEES, BEIS, BEISE, BESSE, BESSEMER, BESSEN, BESSER, BESSERER, BESSETTE, BESSEY, BESSIRE, BESSLER, BESSMER, BESSON, BEUSE, BEYES, BEZZ, BIAS, BIASE, BIUS, BIZ, BLESS, BOSS, BRESS, BUSS, EBBS, FESS.

  Bess, J. L. See John Lafayette Bess
  Bess, John Lafayette (1872-1962) — also known as J. L. Bess — of West Plains, Howell County, Mo. Born in Shobonier, Fayette County, Ill., November 12, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for Missouri state senate 22nd District, 1934; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Howell County, 1945-46; candidate for Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1956. Christian. Member, American Bar Association; Knights of Pythias. Died in 1962 (age about 89 years). Interment at Oak Lawn Cemetery, West Plains, Mo.
  Relatives: Married 1899 to Zella Dunkin (1881-1974).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bess, M. D. — of Bakersfield, Ozark County, Mo. Republican. Chair of Ozark County Republican Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BESSE (Soundex B200) — See also BEASSE, BEES, BEIS, BEISE, BESS, BESSEMER, BESSEN, BESSER, BESSERER, BESSETTE, BESSEY, BEUSE, BEYES, BEZZ, BIAS, BIASE, BIUS, BIZ, BLESSE, BOSSE, BUSSE, ESSE.

  BESSE: See also Kingman Brewster, Jr. — Robert Alexander Vogeler
  Besse, Irvin — of Newburyport, Essex County, Mass. Mayor of Newburyport, Mass., 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Besse, John N. — of King City, Monterey County, Calif. Postmaster at King City, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Besse, Mary B. (b. 1869) — of Wareham, Plymouth County, Mass. Born in Wareham, Plymouth County, Mass., December 5, 1869. Republican. Member of Massachusetts Republican State Committee, 1929; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932, 1940 (alternate). Female. Episcopalian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Frank Alden Besse.


BESSEMER (Soundex B256) — See also BESMER, BESS, BESSE, BESSEN, BESSER, BESSERER, BESSETTE, BESSEY, BESSMER, BOSSMEYER, EMER, HISSEM, MISSEMER, POSSEMATO, SEMER, TJOSSEM, VANROSSEM.

  Bessemer, Louis — of Greenbelt, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Greenbelt, Md., 1937-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BESSEN (Soundex B250) — See also BEASEN, BENSE, BESS, BESSE, BESSEMER, BESSER, BESSERER, BESSETTE, BESSEY, BESSON, BIESEN, ESSEN.

  Bessen, Frank — of New York. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1902. Burial location unknown.


BESSER (Soundex B260) — See also BEEZER, BERES, BESS, BESSE, BESSEMER, BESSEN, BESSERER, BESSETTE, BESSEY, BESSIRE, BESSLER, BESSMER, BIESER, BISER, BREESE, BUESSER, BUSSER, EBERS, ESSER, SEBREE, SEEBER, SERBE.

  Besser, Herman — of Alpena County, Mich. Progressive. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Alpena County, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Besser, Matthew D. — of South Euclid, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Member, Platform Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BESSERER (Soundex B266) — See also BASSAREAR, BESS, BESSE, BESSEMER, BESSEN, BESSER, BESSETTE, BESSEY, HEISSERER, JESSERER.

  Besserer, Otto — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.


BESSETTE (Soundex B230) — See also BASETT, BASSET, BASSETT, BASSETTE, BASSITT, BESS, BESSE, BESSEMER, BESSEN, BESSER, BESSERER, BESSEY, BISSET, BISSETT, BOSSET, BRESSETTE, BRISSETTE, BROSSETTE, COSSETTE, GRESSETTE, MORISSETTE, MORRISSETTE, MOUSSETTE, MUSSETTE, MUSSETTER, PESSETTO.

  BESSETTE: See also John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr.
  Bessette, A. R. — of Littleton, Arapahoe County, Colo. Mayor of Littleton, Colo., 1969-71. Still living as of 1971.
  Bessette, Alfred M. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Seventh Bristol District, 1917-18, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Bessette, Etta See Henrietta Bessette
Fred W. Bessette Bessette, Fred W. (b. 1877) — of St. Louis County, Minn. Born in Mantorville, Dodge County, Minn., May 5, 1877. Forest ranger; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 60, 1915-18; member of Minnesota state senate 60th District, 1919-30. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
  Bessette, Henrietta — also known as Etta Bessette — of Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1928 (alternate), 1936. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Bessette, Henry J. — of Moosup, Plainfield, Windham County, Conn. First selectman of Plainfield, Connecticut, 1922-27. Burial location unknown.
  Bessette, John M. — of Brooklyn, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brooklyn; elected 1912, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Bessette, Paul — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Mayor of Naugatuck, Conn., 1969-71. Still living as of 1971.
  Bessette, Richard B. — of Central Falls, Providence County, R.I. Mayor of Central Falls, R.I., 1978-83. Still living as of 1996.
  Bessette, Rodolphe G. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BESSEY (Soundex B200) — See also BESIE, BESS, BESSE, BESSEMER, BESSEN, BESSER, BESSERER, BESSETTE, BEYES, BICE, BUSSEY, CRESSEY, FENNESSEY, GRESSEY, HENNESSEY, KESSEY, VESSEY.

  Bessey, Elmer S. — of Claremore, Cherokee Nation County, Indian Territory (now Rogers County, Okla.). Postmaster at Claremore, Indian Territory, 1901; Judge, Oklahoma Criminal Court of Appeals, 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  Bessey, R. S. — of Pierre, Hughes County, S.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Bessey, Willard — of Van Buren County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Van Buren County, 1930. Burial location unknown.


BESSINGER (Soundex B252) — See also BASSINGER, BESSIRE, BISSINGER, BUSINGER, ESSINGER, HESSINGER, INGER, ISENBERG, KESSINGER, LESSINGER, MESSINGER, SCHLESSINGER, SINGER, WESSINGER.

  Bessinger, George — of Teaneck, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BESSIRE (Soundex B260) — See also ASIRE, BEEZER, BEIERS, BESS, BESSER, BESSINGER, BIESER, BISER, BISSIRI, DESIRE, DESIREE, KASIRER, MONDESIRE, SEBRIE, SIEBER, SIRE, SIRES.

  BESSIRE: See also Sherrill Lackey Jeffers — Frederick Ernest Lackey — Sheree North
  Bessire, Shirley Mae See Sheree North


BESSLER (Soundex B246) — See also BAESLER, BAESSLER, BASLER, BASSLER, BELSER, BESS, BESSER, BIESLAUER, BOSLER, BOSSLER, BRESSLER, DESSLER, ELLSBREE, ELSBREE, FESSLER, SEBRELL, SELBER.

  Bessler, William C. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 10th District, 1915-20. Burial location unknown.


BESSMER (Soundex B256) — See also BESMER, BESS, BESSEMER, BESSER, BOSSMEYER, EMBSER, MESSMER, PLASSMEYER, ROSSMEISL, VOSSMEYER.

  Bessmer, Gottlieb — Candidate for Michigan state senate 15th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.


BESSON (Soundex B250) — See also BEASON, BEESON, BESON, BESS, BESSEN, BESSONETT, BISSON, BISSOON, BONES, BOSSON, BUSSON, CLESSON, CRESSON, ESBON, ESSON, HESSON, KESSON, KUNDESSON, MCKESSON, MOMPESSON, NOBES, PRESSON, TESSON, WESSON.

  Besson, Elbridge V. S. — of Hoboken, Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1869; mayor of Hoboken, N.J., 1878-80, 1881-83. Burial location unknown.
  Besson, Eugene A. (b. 1855) — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Born in Lynn, Essex County, Mass., June 11, 1855. Republican. Pharmacist; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Seventeenth Essex District, 1880; member of Massachusetts state senate First Essex District, 1894-95; mayor of Lynn, Mass., 1896. Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Besson, Harlan (1887-1949) — of Hoboken, Hudson County, N.J.; Frenchtown, Hunterdon County, N.J. Born in Hoboken, Hudson County, N.J., July 1, 1887. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 11th District, 1912; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, 1932-35. Presbyterian. Member, Delta Upsilon; Freemasons; Reserve Officers Association. Died, of heart disease, in Frenchtown, Hunterdon County, N.J., January 9, 1949 (age 61 years, 192 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Austin Besson (c.1854-1937) and Arabella (Roseberry) Besson; married, May 14, 1913, to Addie Case; cousin *** of J. W. Rufus Besson (1871?-1936).
  Besson, J. W. Rufus (c.1871-1936) — of Hudson County, N.J.; Tenafly, Bergen County, N.J. Born about 1871. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1903-04; district judge in New Jersey, 1910; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1920. French Huguenot ancestry. Member, Sons of the Revolution. Died, following a series of apoplectic strokes, in Tenafly, Bergen County, N.J., January 12, 1936 (age about 65 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Cousin *** of Harlan Besson (1887-1949).
  Besson, John C. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Besson, Rufus See J. W. Rufus Besson


BESSONETT (Soundex B253) — See also BASNETT, BASNIGHT, BAZINET, BECENTI, BESSON, BISSONETTE, BISSONNETTE, BOZANT, CLESSON, CRESSON, ESSON, HESSON, KESSON, KUNDESSON, MCKESSON, MOMPESSON, PERSONETT, PERSONETTE, PRESSON, TESSON, WESSON.

  Bessonett, John — of Bristol, Bucks County, Pa. Postmaster at Bristol, Pa., 1821-41. Burial location unknown.


BEST (Soundex B230) — See also BAST, BEAST, BEETS, BESTE, BESTEIRO, BESTER, BESTOR, BESTOW, BESTWICK, BETS, BETTS, BOST, BUIST, BUST, COMBEST, CUMBEST, FEST, HENBEST, STEEB, VEST.

  BEST: See also Francis Shepard Cornell — Herbert Best Fellows — Rivers Dunn Johnson — Mavis Best Knight — Charles Blakeslee Law — Andrew Martin — William Edwin Myrick — Frederick L. Parker — Henry Rockefeller — Margaret Best Royall — Frances Best Watkins
  Best, Albert — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 12th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Best, Alexander — of Danville, Montour County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at Danville, Pa., 1842-49. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Archland M. (d. 1933) — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Hudson, N.Y., 1932-33; died in office 1933. Died July 23, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Bob — of Shawnee, Johnson County, Kan. Mayor of Shawnee, Kan., 1989-93. Methodist. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 1993.
  Best, Boon (1875-1927) — of Kiowa County, Colo. Born in Colorado, 1875. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1915-20; Speaker of the Colorado State House of Representatives, 1917-18. Methodist. Died in 1927 (age about 52 years). Burial location unknown.
  Best, Bruce — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 5th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Best, C. W. — of Huron, Beadle County, S.Dak.; near Esmond, Beadle County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 24th District, 1917-20; Nonpartisan candidate for Lieutenant Governor of South Dakota, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Best, David R. — of Florida. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 5th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Best, Edward G. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 5th District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Edward H. — of Mont Vernon, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Fred M. — of McDonald County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from McDonald County, 1895-96, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Frederick — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Best, H. F. — of Texarkana, Miller County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Best, H. F. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Henry C. — of Latrobe, Westmoreland County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Latrobe, Pa., 1877-81. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Jemima E. — of Leechburg, Armstrong County, Pa. Republican. Acting postmaster at Leechburg, Pa., 1930. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Jennifer — of Dublin, Franklin County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Best, Johanna — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Best, John — of Danville, Montour County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Danville, Pa., 1837-41. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Lewis J. — of Bearden, Ouachita County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Louis H., Jr. — of Fairfax, Atchison County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Atchison County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Merylann — of Bigfork, Flathead County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Best, Robert W. — of Greene County, N.C. Secretary of state of North Carolina, 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Ruth J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 6th District, 1958; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1960, 1972 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Best, T. T. — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Mayor of Winston, N.C., 1866-68, 1872-73, 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Valentine — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 13th District, 1848-50. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Vernon D. — of Phillipsburg, Warren County, N.J. Mayor of Phillipsburg, N.J., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Walter E. — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Best, Willard L. — of Gloversville, Fulton County, N.Y. Justice of New York Supreme Court 4th District, 1948-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Best, William D. — of Pembina County, N.Dak. Delegate to North Dakota state constitutional convention from Pembina County, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Best, William E. — of Dormont, Allegheny County, Pa. Burgess of Dormont, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Best, William T. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 10th District, 1959-64. Still living as of 1964.


BESTANROS (Soundex B235) — See also HESTAND, HIESTAND, MANRO, MANROSE, MANROSS, PRESTANSKI, SANROMAN, SEBESTA, SESTANOVICH, TESTANI, VANROMONDT, VANROSSEM.

  BESTANROS: See also Bestanros W. Khayat


BESTE (Soundex B230) — See also BAST, BEAST, BESIE, BEST, BESTEIRO, BESTER, BETTES, BOST, BUIST, BUST, DESTE, EBBETS, ESTE, STEBE.

  Beste, J. G. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1904. Burial location unknown.


BESTEIRO (Soundex B236) — See also BEST, BESTE, BESTER, BESTOR, BIESTER, BLUESTEIN, BOSTER, BUSTER, DESTEIGNER, ENGLESTEIN, HUCKESTEIN, LARANJOFERREIRAMONTEIRO, MONTEIRO, NOTESTEIN, WINESTEIN.

  Besteiro, Olivia — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


BESTER (Soundex B236) — See also BEST, BESTE, BESTEIRO, BESTOR, BETER, BIESTER, BOSTER, BUSTER, EBERTS, ESTER, SEBERT, STEBER, STREBE, VESTER.

  Bester, Earl — of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bester, Harry E. — of Hagerstown, Washington County, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bester, Joseph — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


BESTOR (Soundex B236) — See also BEST, BESTEIRO, BESTER, BESTOW, BETROS, BIESTER, BORSETT, BOSSERT, BOSTER, BUSTER, CANESTORP, DESTORGES, HESTOR, NESTOR, OBERST, OSBERT, STOBER, SYLVESTOR.

  Bestor, Daniel P. — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Democrat. Mayor of Mobile, Ala., 1877-78; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1884, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Bestor, George C. — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill. Postmaster at Peoria, Ill., 1841-43, 1861-65. Burial location unknown.
  Bestor, H. Paul (b. 1882) — of Caruthersville, Pemiscot County, Mo. Born in Ringgold County, Iowa, September 27, 1882. Republican. School teacher; farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Pemiscot County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, August 29, 1911, to Mary Rankin.
  Bestor, Kurt — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bestor, Paul See H. Paul Bestor


BESTOW (Soundex B230) — See also BASTA, BASTOW, BEST, BESTOR, BETOW, BISTOW, BOSTOW, BUSTO, STOW.

  Bestow, Samuel L. — of Lucas County, Iowa. Lieutenant Governor of Iowa, 1892-94. Burial location unknown.


BESTPITCH (Soundex B231) — See also PITCHER, PITCHESS, PITCHETT, PITCHFORD, PITCHFORK, SAINTPIERRE, WESTPFAHL, WESTPHAL, WESTPHELING.

  Bestpitch, James S. — of Cumberland, Allegany County, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BESTWICK (Soundex B232) — See also BEST, BESWICK, BORTWICK, BOSTWICH, BOSTWICK, HARTWICK, HOLTWICK, MARTWICK, NATWICK, PRESTWOOD, WESTWOOD, WICK.

  Bestwick, Susan — Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 3rd District, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.


BESUNDER (Soundex B253) — See also BESANDER, DERUBENS, EBESU, SUNDE, SUNDELL, SUNDERLAND, SUNDERLIN, SUNDERMEIER, SUNDERMEYER, SUNDERMIER, SUNDERWIRTH, SUNDET.

  Besunder, Alfred (1908-2008) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born October 5, 1908. Republican. Lawyer; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1948; candidate for New York state senate 15th District, 1950, 1952. Jewish. Died July 22, 2008 (age 99 years, 291 days). Interment at New Montefiore Cemetery, Pinelawn, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Max Besunder and Dora (Goldstein) Besunder; brother of Seymour Besunder (1911-2005); married to Gertrude Senft.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
Seymour Besunder Besunder, Seymour (1911-2005) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born February 10, 1911. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; candidate for New York state senate 16th District, 1950; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1960 (11th District), 1962 (10th District); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964; candidate for New York state assembly 42nd District, 1965; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention 16th District, 1966; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972. Jewish. Died May 27, 2005 (age 94 years, 106 days). Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Glendale, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Max Besunder and Dora (Goldstein) Besunder; brother of Alfred Besunder (1908-2008); married to Lillian Cohen (1917-2003).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Image source: New York Times, October 26, 1960


BESWICK (Soundex B220) — See also BESTWICK, BEWICK, BRUNSWICK, BYSIEWICZ, CHISWICK, CRESWICKE, ELSWICK, KESWICK, PRESWICK, RESWICK, RUSWICK, SISWICK, SWICK, SWICKARD, WICK, WORSWICK.

  Beswick, Edward S. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 10th District, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.


BETANCOURT (Soundex B352) — See also BETAR, BETTENCOURT, CAYETANO, CUBETA, DETONNANCOUR, DIGAETANO, GAETAN, GAETANO, RANCOURT, RESSENCOURT, RETAN, SMETANKA, SMIETANKA, STANCO, TASSENCOURT, VANCOURT, ZAMBETA.

  Betancourt, A. Beauregard — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Honorary Vice-Consul for Argentina in Charleston, S.C., 1924-42; Honorary Vice-Consul for Brazil in Charleston, S.C., 1935. Burial location unknown.
  Betancourt, Annie (b. 1947) — of Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Born in Havana (La Habana), Cuba, March 3, 1947. Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives 116th District, 1995-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2000; candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 25th District, 2002. Female. Catholic. Cuban ancestry. Member, League of Women Voters. Still living as of 2002.
  Betancourt, Beauregard See A. Beauregard Betancourt
  Betancourt, Gloria E. — of Watsonville, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Betancourt, Ismael, Jr. — of New York. Independent Fusion candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Betancourt, T. C. See Timoteo Betancourt
  Betancourt, Timoteo — also known as T. C. Betancourt — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 40th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


BETAR (Soundex B360) — See also ABERT, BAERT, BARRET, BARRETT, BARTE, BARTEE, BATER, BATRE, BEAR, BENTAR, BERTA, BETANCOURT, BETER, BRETTA, CUBETA, DETAR, RABBETT, TABER, ZAMBETA.

  BETAR: See also Gabriel A. Ackal


BETER (Soundex B360) — See also BATER, BEER, BEIER, BEITER, BELTER, BERRET, BESTER, BETAR, BETKER, BETTER, BEUTTER, BIETER, BITER, BITHER, BITTER, BUTER, EBBERT, EBERT, PETER.

  Beter, Abraham — of Irwin, Westmoreland County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Beter, George D. — of Cabell County, W.Va. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia, 1964-65. Still living as of 1965.


BETHAIDA (Soundex B330) — See also AIDA, AIDAN, BETHANN, BETHANY, HAID, HAIDEN, HAIDER, HAIDOUS, HAIDUSEK, ITHAI, LOTHAIR, LOTHAIRE, LOUTHAIN, MAIDA, MATHAI, MATTHAIS, NAIDA, SHAID, SORAIDA, THAI, THAIN, THAIS, THAISON, ZORAIDA.

  BETHAIDA: See also Bethaida Gonzalez


BETHANN (Soundex B350) — See also BATHEN, BETHAIDA, BETHANY, HANN, MCKETHAN, RUTHANN, RUTHANNE, THANNHEIMER.

  BETHANN: See also Bethann Perera


BETHANY (Soundex B350) — See also BATTANI, BETHAIDA, BETHANN, BETTINA, BOITANO, BOTTINI, CHOHANY, DOHANY, MAHANY, MCELHANY, MCIHANY, MCILHANY, MCKETHAN.

  BETHANY: See also Bethany M. Barnett — Bethany Dorobiala — Bethany Letiecq — Bethany Ordaz — Bethany O'Toole — John H. Stone
  Bethany, Mary L. (1935-2000) — of Sheridan, Montcalm County, Mich. Born February 14, 1935. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1992, 1996; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1992. Female. African ancestry. Died in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., March 26, 2000 (age 65 years, 41 days). Burial location unknown.


BETHEA (Soundex B300) — See also BEATI, BEATIE, BEATTIE, BEATTY, BEATY, BEETIE, BEITIA, BETHEL, BETHELL, BETTI, BETTY, METHEANY, SWEETHEART, THEA.

  BETHEA: See also James George Abourezk — Robert Bethea Scarborough
  Bethea, Alfred Walker (1816-1865) — also known as Alfred W. Bethea — of Reedy Creek, Marion District (now Dillon County), S.C. Born November 12, 1816. Physician; delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Marion, 1860-62. Shot and killed by a deserter, February 18, 1865 (age 48 years, 98 days). Interment at Sweet Swamp Cemetery, Dillon County, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of John Bethea (1787-1827) and Hannah (Walker) Bethea (1788-1865); married to Flora Jane Bethea (1822-1897).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bethea, P. L. See Preston Lang Bethea
  Bethea, Power W. — of Conway, Horry County, S.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Conway, S.C., 1918-20. Burial location unknown.
  Bethea, Preston Lang — also known as P. L. Bethea — of Minturn, Dillon County, S.C.; Dillon, Dillon County, S.C. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1930; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1936, 1940. Interment at Dothan Cemetery, Dillon County, S.C.
  Bethea, Robert J. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 20th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Bethea, Solomon Hicks (1852-1909) — also known as Solomon H. Bethea — of Dixon, Lee County, Ill. Born in Lee County, Ill., May 18, 1852. Republican. Lawyer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1882-83; mayor of Dixon, Ill., 1888-89; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, 1899-1905; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois, 1905-09; died in office 1909. Died in Dixon, Lee County, Ill., August 3, 1909 (age 57 years, 77 days). Interment somewhere in Dixon, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of William Wilson Bethea and Emily (Green) Bethea.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Bethea, Steffini — of Snellville, Gwinnett County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Bethea, W. T. — of Dillon, Dillon County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1912. Burial location unknown.


BETHEL (Soundex B340) — See also BEITEL, BERTHEL, BETHEA, BETHELL, BETHUEL, BEUTTEL, BITTEL, BYTHEL, ETHEL, ETHELBERTH, ETHELBIRT, ETHELDA, ETHELL, ETHELRED, ETHELWYN, GOETHEL, KIETHELY, PETHELL, RETHEL, ROETHEL, SCHWETHELM.

  BETHEL: See also Bethel Brown — Bethel B. Larey — Bethel Mather — Bethel W. Robinson — Bethel J. Schmidt
  Bethel, C. W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Bethel, Charles A. — U.S. Consular Agent in Governor's Harbour, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Bethel, Dawn Shirley See Sheree North
  Bethel, Edward — Ohio dairy and food commissioner, 1890-92. Burial location unknown.
  Bethel, Jacquie See Jacquline Bethel
  Bethel, Jacquline — also known as Jacquie Bethel — of Indio, Riverside County, Calif. Mayor of Indio, Calif., 2003-04. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Bethel, Livingstone Wellesley (1845-1914) — also known as Livingstone W. Bethel — of Key West, Monroe County, Fla. Born in Nassau, Bahamas, October 26, 1845. Lawyer; mayor of Key West, Fla., 1876-80; Lieutenant Governor of Florida, 1881-85; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, 1886-90; judge of criminal court in Florida, 1895-1911; circuit judge in Florida, 1911-14. Died in Key West, Monroe County, Fla., October 21, 1914 (age 68 years, 360 days). Interment at Key West Cemetery, Key West, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of Winer Bethel (1816-1877).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bethel, Paul D. — of Florida. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 13th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Bethel, Winer (1816-1877) — of Key West, Monroe County, Fla. Born in 1816. Mayor of Key West, Fla., 1872-73. Died in 1877 (age about 61 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Livingstone Wellesley Bethel (1845-1914).


BETHELL (Soundex B340) — See also BARTHELL, BEITEL, BETHEA, BETHEL, BEUTTEL, BITTEL, BOTHELL, CATHELL, ETHEL, ETHELBERTH, ETHELBIRT, ETHELDA, ETHELL, ETHELRED, ETHELWYN, GOETHEL, KIETHELY, PETHELL, RETHEL, ROETHEL, RUTHELLE, SCHWETHELM, THELLER.

  Bethell, Chester — of Boonville, Warrick County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Boonville, Ind., 1847-49. Burial location unknown.
  Bethell, Edward W. — U.S. Consular Agent in Green Turtle Cay, as of 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Bethell, Mrs. Henry — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Arkansas, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bethell, Thomas F. — of Boonville, Warrick County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Boonville, Ind., 1845-47. Burial location unknown.


BETHINE (Soundex B350) — See also BETHUNE, BETTINE, GETHIN, HINE, MELLETHIN, NAETHING, NETHING, WETHINGTON.

  BETHINE: See also Bethine Church


BETHKE (Soundex B320) — See also ABBATICCHIO, BATHKE, BOTCH, BOTTKE, BUTCH, BUTCHEE, NETHKEN, RATHKE, STROTHKAMP.

  Bethke, Harry — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Progressive. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 17th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bethke, Laraine — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 12th District, 1989. Still living as of 1989.


BETHONDE (Soundex B353) — See also ANCHONDO, BITONDO, BRETHORST, DETHOMAS, HONDA, HONDO, MANETHO, SHONDEL, SHONDRA, TEGETHOFF, WIETHORN.

  Bethonde, A. P. — of Washington, Warren County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1860. Burial location unknown.


BETHUEL (Soundex B340) — See also BETHEL, BETHUNE, BETHUREM, BETHURUM, GROTHUES, MATHUES, STHUETTE, THUE, THUER, THUET, WESTHUES.

  BETHUEL: See also Bethuel Middleton Kitchen — Bethuel Peck


BETHUNE (Soundex B350) — See also BEATON, BEETON, BETHINE, BETHUEL, BETHUREM, BETHURUM, BETTON, FIRETHUNDER, HUNE, HUNECK, HUNERWADEL, HUNEYCUTT, MIKLETHUN, SCHUNEMAN, TERHUNE, THUNE, THUNER, UMMETHUN.

  BETHUNE: See also George Bethune Adams — Bethune D. Blain — Henry Martyn Duffield — Robert Alexander Gibbons — Angus Bethune Patterson — Maximilian Bethune Wellborn
  Bethune, Ed See Edwin Ruthvin Bethune, Jr.
  Bethune, Edwin Ruthvin, Jr. (b. 1935) — also known as Ed Bethune — of Arkansas. Born in Pocahontas, Randolph County, Ark., December 19, 1935. Republican. Candidate for Arkansas state attorney general, 1972; U.S. Representative from Arkansas 2nd District, 1979-85; candidate for U.S. Senator from Arkansas, 1984. Methodist. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Bethune, Lauchlin (1785-1874) — of Fayetteville, Cumberland County, N.C. Born near Fayetteville, Cumberland County, N.C., April 15, 1785. Member of North Carolina state senate from Cumberland County, 1817-18, 1822-25, 1827; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 7th District, 1831-33. Died October 10, 1874 (age 89 years, 178 days). Interment at Presbyterian Cemetery, Aberdeen, N.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bethune, Marion (1816-1895) — of Georgia. Born near Greensboro, Greene County, Ga., April 8, 1816. Republican. Probate judge in Georgia, 1852-68; delegate to Georgia state constitutional convention, 1866; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1867-71; U.S. Representative from Georgia 3rd District, 1870-71; defeated, 1870, 1872. Died in Talbotton, Talbot County, Ga., February 20, 1895 (age 78 years, 318 days). Interment at Oakhill Cemetery, Talbotton, Ga.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


BETHUREM (Soundex B365) — See also BETHUEL, BETHUNE, BETHURUM, HURET, LESHURE, MACHUREK, SCHURECH, SCHUREMAN, SMETHURST, SOCHUREK, THURE, UREMOVIC.

  Bethurem, B. J. — of Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Bethurem, Leonard W. — of Mt. Vernon, Rockcastle County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1912. Burial location unknown.


BETHURUM (Soundex B365) — See also ARTHURUS, BETHUEL, BETHUNE, BETHUREM, BURUM, CHURULICH, CHURUMBA, HURULA, JESURUM, SMETHURST.

  Bethurum, Burgess — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1924. Burial location unknown.


BETKER (Soundex B326) — See also BETER, BOETCHER, BOETTCHER, BOTCHER, BOTTCHER, BUTCHER, LUBETKIN, LUETKEMEYER, LUETKENHOLDER, PIETKEWICZ, SCHOETTKER, SUTKER.

  Betker, Marcia — of Hutchinson, McLeod County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Betker, Ronald F. — of Racine, Racine County, Wis. Candidate in primary for mayor of Racine, Wis., 1969. Still living as of 1969.


BETLACH (Soundex B342) — See also BACHTEL, BETLEY, EASTLACK, FJETLAND, HABETLER, HETLAND, MATLACK, NETLAND, SWEETLAND, SWETLAND, TLACH, WHITLACH.

  Betlach, Roy A. — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Democrat. Postmaster at Spokane, Wash., 1965, 1967-71 (acting, 1965). Still living as of 1971.


BETLEY (Soundex B340) — See also BATTLEY, BEATLEY, BEETLEY, BENTLEY, BETLACH, HABETLER, STUETLEY, TETLEY, WHEETLEY.

  Betley, Brenda — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Betley, Joseph John (1910-1983) — also known as Joseph J. Betley — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., October 19, 1910. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Manchester 5th Ward, 1937-41; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention, 1941; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1944. Catholic. Member, Lions; Knights of Columbus. Died in August, 1983 (age 72 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Betley, Paul T. (1900-1977) — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born February 13, 1900. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Catholic. Member, Woodmen. Died in October, 1977 (age 77 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Betley, Stanley J. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1954; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester 5th Ward, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BETOW (Soundex B300) — See also BEITO, BESTOW, BITO, KRETOWICZ, PAETOW, TEBOW, TRETOW.

  Betow, Herman F. — of Minnesota. Born in Minnesota. U.S. Vice Consul in La Guaira, 1907. Burial location unknown.


BETROS (Soundex B362) — See also BEATRIZ, BESTOR, BETRUS, BORSETT, BOSSERT, BOSTER, OBERST, OSBERT, PETROSKI, PETROSKY, PETROSOFF, PETROSS, STOBER.

  Betros, Emeel S. — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1969-80 (98th District 1969-72, 99th District 1973-80). Still living as of 1980.


BETRUS (Soundex B362) — See also BEATRIZ, BERTUS, BETROS, BURSET, BUSTER, BUTTERS, PETRU, PETRUCCELLI, PETRUCCI, PETRUCELLI, PETRUS, PETRUZZELLO, PIETRUSKA, STRUBE, STUBER.

  Betrus, Peter J. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 11th District, 1974; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


BETS (Soundex B320) — See also BABETSKY, BEETS, BEIS, BEITZ, BENTS, BEST, BETSEY, BETSIE, BETSO, BETSON, BETTS, BETZ, BITZ, EBBETS, LUBETSKY, STEEB, TEBBETS, THIBBETS, TIBBETS.

  Bets, A. L. — of Bates County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Bates County, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.


BETSEY (Soundex B320) — See also BABETSKY, BETS, BETSIE, BETSO, BETSON, EBBETS, LIGHTSEY, LITSEY, LUBETSKY, TEBBETS, THIBBETS, TIBBETS, UTSEY.

  BETSEY: See also Betsey Bayless — Betsey McDonald — Betsey Wright


BETSIE (Soundex B320) — See also ARGETSINGER, BABETSKY, BESIE, BETS, BETSEY, BETSO, BETSON, EBBETS, ETSIE, GETSINGER, GRETSINGER, LUBETSKY, TEBBETS, THIBBETS, TIBBETS, WILTSIE.

  BETSIE: See also Betsie Dixon


BETSO (Soundex B320) — See also BABETSKY, BETS, BETSEY, BETSIE, BETSON, BOSSET, EBBETS, LUBETSKY, TEBBETS, THIBBETS, TIBBETS, TOBES.

  Betso, Ronald — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 19th District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


BETSON (Soundex B325) — See also BABETSKY, BATESON, BATSON, BATTSON, BEATSON, BEETISON, BENTSON, BESON, BETS, BETSEY, BETSIE, BETSO, BOTENS, EBBETS, ENGEBRETSON, GARETSON, GARRETSON, HEWETSON, HUETSON, IBBOTSON, LETSON, LUBETSKY, METSON, RICKETSON, STETSON, TEBBETS, THIBBETS, TIBBETS.

  Betson, Virgil — of Lewistown, Fulton County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


BETTELHEIM (Soundex B345) — See also BETTELON, BIBELHEIMER, BOEKELHEIDE, BOTELHO, KETELHUT, NETTELHORST, ORDELHEIDE, RODELHEIM, SELHEIM, SELHEIMER, VOGELHEIM.

  Bettelheim, Bernard F. — of Spearfish, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 46th District, 1927-38. Burial location unknown.


BETTELON (Soundex B345) — See also BATAILLON, BEDTELYON, BETTELHEIM.

  Bettelon, John — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Mayor of Dayton, Ohio, 1884-85. Burial location unknown.


BETTENCOURT (Soundex B352) — See also BETANCOURT, DETONNANCOUR, DIMENCO, GENCO, LIPPENCOTT, RANCOURT, RENCO, RESSENCOURT, RUTTENCUTTER, TASSENCOURT, VANCOURT.

  Bettencourt, Paul — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004, 2008; Presidential Elector for Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


BETTER (Soundex B360) — See also BEITER, BERRET, BETER, BETTERICH, BETTERIDGE, BETTERMANN, BETTNER, BETTOR, BEUTTER, BIETER, BITER, BITHER, BITTER, BUTTER, DETTER, EBBERT, EBERT, ETTER, FETTER, LEADBETTER, LEDBETTER, PETTER, VETTER.

  Better, Herbert — of Maryland. U.S. Attorney for Maryland, 1981. Still living as of 1981.


BETTERICH (Soundex B362) — See also ATTERIDGE, BATHRICK, BETTER, BETTERIDGE, BETTERMANN, BOETTRICH, BUTORAC, BUTRICK, BUTRICO, BUTTERICK, BUTTRICK, COTTERILL, DIETERICH, DIETTERICH, ELTERICH, ERICH, IMPELLITTERI, LEADBETTER, LEDBETTER, LETTERIO, LOTTERIES, MCKITTERICK.

  BETTERICH: See also Eugene Victor Debs


BETTERIDGE (Soundex B363) — See also ATTERIDGE, BETTER, BETTERICH, BETTERMANN, BETTRIDGE, BEVERIDGE, BUCKERIDGE, BUTTERICK, COLERIDGE, COTTERILL, DIETTERICH, ETHERIDGE, IMPELLITTERI, LEADBETTER, LEDBETTER, LETHERIDGE, LETTERIO, LOTTERIES, LOVERIDGE, MCKITTERICK.

  Betteridge, Virginia — of Runnemede, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


BETTERMANN (Soundex B365) — See also BATTERMAN, BETTER, BETTERICH, BETTERIDGE, BITTERMAN, BOTTERMAN, CLOSTERMANN, COTTERMAN, FETTERMAN, GETTERMAN, KATTERMANN, KETTERMAN, KITTERMAN, KLOSTERMANN, KOTTERMAN, KUSTERMANN, LEADBETTER, LEDBETTER, LETTERMAN, OSTERMANN, OTTERMANN, PETERMANN, RATTERMAN, ROTERMANN, UNTERMANN.

  Bettermann, Hilda — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1991-98 (District 11-B 1991-92, District 10-B 1993-98). Female. Still living as of 1998.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


BETTES (Soundex B320) — See also BATES, BATTIES, BATTIS, BEATES, BESTE, BETTIS, BETTS, BETTYS, BOTTOS, EBBETS, ETTESVOLD, JETTES, PETTES, STEBE.

  Bettes, Chad — of Shawnee, Johnson County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 2008 (alternate), 2012. Still living as of 2012.


BETTI (Soundex B300) — See also BEATI, BEATIE, BEATTIE, BEATTY, BEATY, BEETIE, BEITIA, BETHEA, BETTINA, BETTINE, BETTING, BETTINGER, BETTIS, BETTY, BOTTI, JACOBETTI, VETTI.

  BETTI: See also Betti Christie Hill


BETTINA (Soundex B350) — See also BATTANI, BENITA, BENTIA, BETHANY, BETTI, BETTINE, BETTING, BETTINGER, BETTIS, BOITANO, BOTTINI, JACOBETTI, LAMATTINA, PETTINATO.

  BETTINA: See also Bettina E. Basanow — Bettina Nava


BETTINE (Soundex B350) — See also BETHINE, BETTI, BETTINA, BETTING, BETTINGER, BETTIS, BINNETTE, JACOBETTI, PETTINE, PETTINER, TINE.

  BETTINE: See also Dominic Olejniczak


BETTING (Soundex B352) — See also BETTI, BETTINA, BETTINE, BETTINGER, BETTIS, BITTING, BUTING, JACOBETTI, TING, VETTING.

  Betting, Henry M. — of Preston, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Preston; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.


BETTINGER (Soundex B352) — See also BETTI, BETTINA, BETTINE, BETTING, BETTIS, BITTINGER, BRETTINGEN, ETTINGER, FETTINGER, GETTINGER, HETTINGER, INGEBERT, INGER, JACOBETTI, PETTINGELL, RETTINGER.

  BETTINGER: See also Edwyn E. Mason
  Bettinger, Liz — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Bettinger, Martin — of Little Falls, Herkimer County, N.Y. Whig. Postmaster at Little Falls, N.Y., 1841-45. Burial location unknown.


BETTIS (Soundex B320) — See also BATES, BATTIES, BATTIS, BEATES, BETTES, BETTI, BETTINA, BETTINE, BETTING, BETTINGER, BETTS, BETTYS, BISSET, BISSETT, BOTTOS, GETTIS, JACOBETTI, KETTIS, LETTIS, NETTIS, PETTIS, PETTISS, SIBBET.

  BETTIS: See also Erskine Mayo Ross
  Bettis, Charles — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bettis, Elijah — of Wayne County, Mo. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention from Wayne County, 1820. Burial location unknown.
  Bettis, John M. — of Pleasantville, Atlantic County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bettis, Lee W., Jr. — of New Bern, Craven County, N.C. Mayor of New Bern, N.C.; elected 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Bettis, Reuben — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1831. Burial location unknown.
  Bettis, W. M. — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1920. Burial location unknown.


BETTLE (Soundex B340) — See also BATTLE, BEETLE, BOOTLE, TEEBLE.

  Bettle, Edward — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Camden County, 1867-72. Burial location unknown.


BETTMAN (Soundex B355) — See also BATMAN, BETTMANN, BITTMAN, BOATMAN, BOITMANN, BOOTHMAN, BRETTMANN, BUTMAN, DETTMER, GETTMAN, HETTMAN.

  Bettman, Gilbert (b. 1881) — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, October 31, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; Ohio state attorney general, 1929-33; candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1932. Jewish. Member, American Legion; American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Louis Bettman and Rebecca (Bloom) Bettman; married, June 30, 1916, to Iphigene Molony.


BETTMANN (Soundex B355) — See also BATMAN, BETTMAN, BITTMAN, BOATMAN, BOITMANN, BOOTHMAN, BRETTMANN, BUTMAN, DETTMER, DITTMANN, GETTMAN, GUTTMANN, HETTMAN, MANN, TITTMANN, WITTMANN.

  Bettmann, Bernhard — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 1st Ohio District, 1909. Burial location unknown.


BETTNER (Soundex B356) — See also BERENT, BETTER, BITNER, BITTNER, BLETTNER, BOETTNER, BUETTNER, BUTTNER, GETTNER, KETTNER, TRUETTNER.

  Bettner, Edith L. — of Sodus, Berrien County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.


BETTON (Soundex B350) — See also BATTON, BEATON, BEETON, BETHUNE, BETTOR, BONET, BONNET, BONNETT, BOTTEN, BRETTON, BUTTON, DETTON, JETTON, LETTON, STRETTON, WHETTON.

  BETTON: See also Clark Betton Cochrane
  Betton, Constance — Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from California 45th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Betton, Silas (1768-1822) — of Salem, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Londonderry, Rockingham County, N.H., August 26, 1768. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1797-99, 1810-11; member of New Hampshire state senate 3rd District, 1800-03; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire, 1803-07 (at-large 1803-05, 1st District 1805-07). Died in Salem, Rockingham County, N.H., January 22, 1822 (age 53 years, 149 days). Interment at Old Parish Cemetery, Salem, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


BETTOR (Soundex B360) — See also BERTO, BETTER, BETTON, ETTORE, OBERT.

  Bettor, Sandra — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


BETTRIDGE (Soundex B363) — See also ATTRIDGE, BETTERIDGE, BOETTRICH, BRIDGETTE, HETTRICH, KETTRIDGE, KETTRING, KITTRIDGE, LOTTRIDGE, MCETTRICK, MCGETTRICK, PATTRIDGE, RIDGE.

  Bettridge, Ben See Benjamin P. Bettridge
  Bettridge, Benjamin P. (1952-2000) — also known as Ben Bettridge — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Born in Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash., April 9, 1952. Republican. Lawyer; chair of Pierce County Republican Party, 1981-92; delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1992; Washington Republican state chair, 1992. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died, of brain cancer, in Tacoma Lutheran Home, Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash., October 5, 2000 (age 48 years, 179 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Patricia Bettridge.


BETTS (Soundex B320) — See also BATTS, BEETS, BEITZ, BEST, BETS, BETTES, BETTIS, BETTYS, BETZ, BITZ, BOTTS, BUTTS, HIBBETTS, PETTS, STEEB, TEBBETTS, TIBBETTS.

  BETTS: See also Tom Bevill — Dorman Felt — William Oscar Seymour — Thomas Tileston Wells — Herbert Arthur Wolcott
  Betts, Abby — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Delaware, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Betts, Abijah — of Wilton, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wilton, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Americus — of Sussex County, Del. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 6th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Anderson N. — of Apex, Wake County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Apex, N.C., 1892-93. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Andrew H. (1850-1921) — of Alexandria, Hanson County, S.Dak. Born October 17, 1850. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of South Dakota state senate 11th District, 1895-96; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1900. Died in Hanson County, S.Dak., November 26, 1921 (age 71 years, 40 days). Interment at Graceland Cemetery, Mitchell, S.Dak.
  Betts, Arnie F. (1909-1993) — of Lodi, Columbia County, Wis. Born in Waterloo, Jefferson County, Wis., January 7, 1909. Republican. Farmer; secretary to Lt. Gov. Walter S. Goodland; newspaper editor and publisher; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Columbia County, 1947-52. Member, Rotary. Died September 16, 1993 (age 84 years, 252 days). Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Arthur — of Paulding, Paulding County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Bert A. (b. 1923) — of Lemon Grove, San Diego County, Calif.; Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Born in San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., August 16, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; accountant; California state treasurer, 1959-67; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960, 1964. Presbyterian. Member, Lions; Foresters; Eagles; Alpha Kappa Psi; Freemasons. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Bert A. Betts, Sr. and Alma (Jorgenson) Betts; married to Barbara Lang.
  Betts, Catherine — of North Liberty, Johnson County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Betts, Charles H. (b. 1863) — of Lyons, Wayne County, N.Y. Born in Wolcott town, Wayne County, N.Y., April 14, 1863. Republican. Newspaper publisher; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1904-18; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 42nd District, 1915; member of New York state assembly from Wayne County, 1920-22; postmaster at Lyons, N.Y., 1928. Member, Alpha Tau Omega; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Charles J. — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Chauncey — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County, 1826-27. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Donald — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Betts, Edward S. — of East Rockaway, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Elmer L. (1914-1997) — of Kent County, Del. Born in Farmington, Kent County, Del., February 6, 1914. Democrat. Farmer; deputy sheriff; member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 6th District, 1957-60. Methodist. Died April 12, 1997 (age 83 years, 65 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Roy B. Betts (1886-1930) and Manolia (Sullivan) Betts (1890-1965); married to Pearl Alice Paskey.
  Betts, Frederick A. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, George W. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 5th District, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, H. D. — of Vermillion, Clay County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Harry — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Isaac W. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from Kent County 5th District, 1923-26. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Jackson Edward (1904-1993) — also known as Jackson E. Betts — of Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio. Born in Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio, May 26, 1904. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1937-47; Speaker of the Ohio State House of Representatives, 1945-46; U.S. Representative from Ohio 8th District, 1951-73. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Rotary; Elks; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows. Died in Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio, August 13, 1993 (age 89 years, 79 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Findlay, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Betts, James Albert (1853-1928) — also known as James A. Betts — of Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y. Born in Broadalbin, Fulton County, N.Y., March 18, 1853. Democrat. School teacher and principal; lawyer; president, Kingston Savings Bank; vice-president, Kingston City Hospital; trustee, Wiltwyck Rural Cemetery; Ulster County Surrogate, 1892-98; Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1899-1912. Baptist. Died in Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y., May 8, 1928 (age 75 years, 51 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Isaiah Betts and Margaret A. (Hoes) Betts; married, October 16, 1884, to Frances M. Hill (died 1905); married 1908 to Olivia Ann (Mathews) North.
  Betts, James E. — of Ohio. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Betts, James W. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1935-36. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Jeremy — of Jonesboro, Clayton County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Betts, John M. — of Sidney, Delaware County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 17th District, 1848-49. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Judson A. — of Catskill, Greene County, N.Y. Democrat. Greene County Treasurer, 1899; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Leah — of Milton, Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1996, 2000, 2004; member of Democratic National Committee from Delaware, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Betts, M. — Poor Man's Party candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Mark C. Betts Betts, Mark Calvin (1865-1940) — also known as Mark C. Betts — of Mt. Vernon, Davison County, S.Dak. Born in Onondaga County, N.Y., December 21, 1865. Republican. Merchant; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 13th District, 1903-06. Died in Mitchell, Davison County, S.Dak., October 6, 1940 (age 74 years, 290 days). Interment at Graceland Cemetery, Mitchell, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of Calvin Betts (1839-1921) and Charlotte Louise (Jones) Betts (1844-1921); married to Sarah Ann Samuel (1866-1926).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Betts, Ova D. — of Glendale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Owen F. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Betts, Paul C. — U.S. Vice Consul in Paris, as of 1926-32. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Peter — of Chenango County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1804-05, 1807-08, 1810-11. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Rebecca A. — of West Virginia. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia, 1994-. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Betts, Richard R. — of New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 13th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Robert A. — of Caro, Tuscola County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 54th Circuit, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Betts, Robert H. (1811-1889) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in London, England, February, 1811. Democrat. Foundry business; wholesale grocer; real estate business; Vice-Consul for Spain in SAINT Louis, Mo., 1864-89. Catholic. Died in St. Louis, Mo., August 8, 1889 (age 78 years, 0 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Married to Ann Mary Adamson (1815-1891).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Betts, Royal C. — of Granville, Washington County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Samuel, Jr. — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, Samuel Rossiter (1787-1868) — of New York. Born in Richmond, Berkshire County, Mass., June 8, 1787. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1815-17; circuit judge in New York, 1823-26; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1826-67; resigned 1867. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 2, 1868 (age 81 years, 147 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile
  Betts, Samuel T. III — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of New York, 1969-73. Still living as of 1973.
  Betts, Steve — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Betts, Thaddeus (1789-1840) — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn., February 4, 1789. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1815, 1830; member of Connecticut state senate, 1828, 1831 (at-large 1828, 12th District 1831); Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1832-33, 1834-35; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1839-40; died in office 1840. Died in Washington, D.C., April 7, 1840 (age 51 years, 63 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Norwalk, Conn.; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of William Maltby Betts (1759-1832) and Lucretia (Gregory) Betts (1763-1830); married 1815 to Antoinette Cannon (1789-1864); great-grandnephew of Abraham Davenport (1715-1789); first cousin twice removed of John Davenport and James Davenport; first cousin thrice removed of Alfred Collins Lockwood (1875-1951); second cousin once removed of Abraham Davenport (1767-1837) and Theodore Davenport; third cousin once removed of Philip Frisbee, Daniel Lockwood, Gold Selleck Silliman, Benjamin Silliman, DeGrasse Maltby, Hanford Nichols Lockwood and Joseph Pomeroy Root; third cousin twice removed of Ebenezer Lockwood and Aaron Kitchell; fourth cousin of Martin Keeler, James Lockwood Conger, Benjamin Douglas Silliman and Homer Nichols Lockwood; fourth cousin once removed of Samuel Huntington, Horatio Lockwood, Ira Yale, Gideon Hotchkiss, Asahel Augustus Hotchkiss, Stephen Hiram Keeler, Julius Hotchkiss, Giles Waldo Hotchkiss, Samuel DeWitt Maltby and Benjamin Josiah Maltby.
  Political families: Conger family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Lockwood-Lanning family of New Jersey (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Betts, W. H. — of Hempstead, Waller County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, William Irvin (b. 1870) — also known as William I. Betts — of Clearfield County, Pa. Born in Clearfield, Clearfield County, Pa., June 3, 1870. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 34th District, 1923-26; defeated, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Betts, William W. (b. 1838) — of Clearfield County, Pa. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., May 1, 1838. Democrat. Lumber business; real estate business; president of the Clearfield gas and water companies; member of Pennsylvania state senate 34th District, 1887-90. Burial location unknown.


BETTWY (Soundex B300) — See also BETTY, BOTWAY, TWYFORD, TWYMAN.

  Bettwy, Andrew Jackson (1894-1950) — also known as Andrew Bettwy — of Nogales, Santa Cruz County, Ariz. Born in Altoona, Blair County, Pa., 1894. Democrat. Member of Arizona state senate, 1927-30; mayor of Nogales, Ariz., 1935-37. Died in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., 1950 (age about 56 years). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Andrew Jackson
  See also Wikipedia article


BETTY (Soundex B300) — See also BATTY, BEATI, BEATIE, BEATTIE, BEATTY, BEATY, BEETIE, BEITIA, BETHEA, BETTI, BETTWY, BETTYLU, BETTYS, BOTTY, FETTY, PETTY.

  Betty, L. S. — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1916. Burial location unknown.


BETTYLU (Soundex B340) — See also BETTY, BETTYS, BITELY, BOTELHO, BOTELLO, SYLURA.

  BETTYLU: See also Bettylu Klutznick Saltzman


BETTYS (Soundex B320) — See also BATES, BATTIES, BATTIS, BEATES, BETTES, BETTIS, BETTS, BETTY, BETTYLU, BOTTOS, ESTBY, GETTYS, PETTYS.

  Bettys, Freeman H. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 32nd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.


BETZ (Soundex B320) — See also BAETZ, BATZ, BEETS, BEITZ, BELTZ, BENTZ, BETS, BETTS, BETZOLD, BITZ, BOTZ, BRETZ, BUTZ, KOBETZ, PETZ, SERENBETZ.

  BETZ: See also Janis Betz Lampe
  Betz, Augusta — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Betz, Edward See J. Edward Betz
  Betz, Eugene Clifford (b. 1877) — also known as Eugene C. Betz — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Born in Ash Township, Monroe County, Mich., January 15, 1877. Republican. School teacher; Monroe County Clerk, 1903-06; paper manufacturer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Monroe County, 1945-54; defeated in primary, 1942. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Order of the Eastern Star. Died in Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Near Monroe, Monroe County, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Philip D. Betz and Eliza Betz; married to Matilda J. Knapp and Margaret Hunter.
  Betz, Frank H. — of Scotch Plains, Union County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Betz, Fred (1846-1921) — of Cullman, Cullman County, Ala. Born in Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany, 1846. Cabinetmaker; mayor of Cullman, Ala., 1874. Died in 1921 (age about 75 years). Interment at Cullman Cemetery, Cullman, Ala.
  Relatives: Married to Catherine Betz (1843-1914).
  Epitaph: "Cullman's First Mayor."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Betz, Fred H. — of Lamar, Prowers County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Betz, Fred McLean (1896-1982) — also known as Fred M. Betz — of Lamar, Prowers County, Colo. Born in Liberal, Barton County, Mo., June 2, 1896. Democrat. Newspaper publisher; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1952, 1956, 1968; Colorado Democratic state chair, 1958; candidate for U.S. Representative from Colorado 3rd District, 1958. Methodist. Member, Rotary; Eagles; Elks. Died in December, 1982 (age 86 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 5, 1917, to Lennie Maude Coffman.
  Betz, Fred W. — of Fairmont, Martin County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Betz, Gary L. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Florida, 1979-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Betz, Harry J. — of Ashland, Schuylkill County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Ashland, Pa., 1949-59 (acting, 1949-51). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Betz, J. Edward — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Iosco District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Betz, J. G. — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Betz, John A., Jr. — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state senate 12th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Betz, Val (born c.1934) — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born about 1934. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Betz, Vernon — of Trenton, Grundy County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Grundy County; elected 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Betz, William — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Chief burgess of Reading, Pennsylvania, 1844-47. Burial location unknown.
  Betz, William L. — of Vincennes, Knox County, Ind. Mayor of Vincennes, Ind., 1950-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BETZOLD (Soundex B324) — See also BETZ, ETZOLD, GETZOFF, KOBETZ, LIETZOW, LUETZOW, MAETZOLD, PETZOLD, SERENBETZ, ZOLD, ZOLDAN.

  Betzold, Don — Member of Minnesota state senate, 1993-2010 (48th District 1993-2002, 51st District 2003-10). Still living as of 2010.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


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