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Birdell to Bishoff

BIRDELL (Soundex B634) — See also BARDEL, BARDOL, BEARDALL, BERDAHL, BERDEL, BERDELL, BIRD, BIRDEN, BIRDENER, BIRDER, BIRDWELL, BORDAILLE, BRIDDELL, BURDELL, DELL, DIBBRELL, DIBRELL, RAIRDEN, VIRDEN.

  BIRDELL: See also Birdell Byars — Birdell Moore


BIRDEN (Soundex B635) — See also BARDEN, BEARDEN, BERDEN, BIDEN, BINDER, BIRD, BIRDELL, BIRDENER, BIRDER, BORDEN, BREDIN, BREEDIN, BURDEN, DREBIN, DRIBBEN, RAIRDEN, VIRDEN.

  Birden, Harold P. — of Barkhamsted, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Barkhamsted, 1914. Burial location unknown.


BIRDENER (Soundex B635) — See also BARDENIER, BIRD, BIRDELL, BIRDEN, BIRDER, BORDNER, BORDONARO, BRADNER, DENERCIAT, DENERO, GARDENER, RAIRDEN, SCHWENDENER, VIRDEN, WIDENER.

  Birdener, Philip A. — Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly 84th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


BIRDER (Soundex B636) — See also BIDER, BINDER, BIRD, BIRDELL, BIRDEN, BIRDENER, BORDER, BURDER, RAIRDEN, VIRDEN.

  Birder, Jacob Ptacnik (1858-1904) — also known as Jacob P. Birder — of Park River, Walsh County, N.Dak. Born in Bohemia (now part of Czechia), June 2, 1858. Democrat. Naturalized U.S. citizen; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1904. As a passenger on a Wabash Railroad train headed for St. Louis, Mo., he was killed when the train derailed on an open switch, fell from the tracks, and burned, in Litchfield, Montgomery County, Ill., July 3, 1904 (age 46 years, 31 days). Burial location unknown.


BIRDIA (Soundex B630) — See also BARDI, BARDO, BARDY, BIRD, BIRDIE, BORDA, BOURDEAU, BURDA, BYRDIE, CORDIAL, DELAGUARDIA, GAIRDIAN, KARDIAN, LAGUARDIA, LILABERDIA, MARDIAN, VIRDIN.

  BIRDIA: See also Birdia M. Churchwell


BIRDIE (Soundex B630) — See also BARDI, BARDO, BARDY, BIRD, BIRDIA, BORDA, BOURDEAU, BURDA, BYRDIE, GAIRDIAN, VIRDIN.

  Birdie: See Mabel Owings


BIRDSALL (Soundex B632) — See also BEARDSLEE, BEARDSLEY, BEARDSLY, BIRD, BIRDSEY, BIRDSEYE, BIRDSON, BIRDSONG, BLISSARD, CRUTHIRDS, EDSALL, FREIDSAM, FRIEDSAM, HADSALL, LINDSAY, SALL, WIRDS.

  BIRDSALL: See also William Matthew Fenton — Thomas Birdsall Jackson — Albert Morris — Oliver Perry Morton — Reginald Birdsall Olds
  Birdsall, Ausburn (1814-1903) — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y.; New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Otego, Otsego County, N.Y., November 13, 1814. Democrat. Lawyer; Broome County District Attorney; U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1847-49. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 10, 1903 (age 88 years, 239 days). Original interment at Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, N.Y.; reinterment in 1910 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Michael Calkins Birdsall (1775-1863) and Wealthy (Webster) Birdsall (1782-1860); fifth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; second cousin of John Charles Birdsall; second cousin once removed of Benjamin Pixley Birdsall; third cousin twice removed of Josiah Cowles and Simeon Baldwin; fourth cousin once removed of James Doolittle Wooster, Daniel Upson and Roger Sherman Baldwin (1793-1863).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Foster-Baldwin family of Brookfield, Massachusetts; Baldwin-Yates-Adams family of Maine; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Adams-Baldwin-Otis family of Boston, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birdsall, Benjamin — of Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County, 1777-83. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, Benjamin — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1782-83. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, Benjamin — of Columbia County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Columbia County, 1791-93, 1795-96, 1803-04. Burial location unknown.
Benjamin P. Birdsall Birdsall, Benjamin Pixley (1858-1916) — also known as Benjamin P. Birdsall — of Clarion, Wright County, Iowa. Born in Weyauwega, Waupaca County, Wis., October 26, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; district judge in Iowa 11th District, 1893-1900; U.S. Representative from Iowa 3rd District, 1903-09. Most sources give his date of death as May 26, 1917, but his New York Times obituary and the Iowa cemetery record (WPA transcription) contradict this. Died in Clarion, Wright County, Iowa, May 16, 1916 (age 57 years, 203 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Clarion, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Birdsall (1810-1888) and Anne (Hyde) Birdsall (1832-1906); married, December 24, 1877, to Bertha Schultz (1855-1886); married, June 9, 1888, to Isabella Bernice 'Belle' Johnston (1869-1947); nephew of John Charles Birdsall and Anna Birdsall (1804-1878; who married Alvah Hunt); sixth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; second cousin once removed of Ausburn Birdsall (1814-1903); third cousin thrice removed of Josiah Cowles and Simeon Baldwin.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, December 1902
  Birdsall, Charles E. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 13th District, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, George G. — of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1940 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, H. S. — of Clarion, Wright County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, Jacob — of Ocean County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Ocean County, 1864-65. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, James (1783-1856) — of Norwich, Chenango County, N.Y.; Fenton, Genesee County, Mich.; Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in New York, 1783. Democrat. Lawyer; Chenango County Surrogate, 1811; U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1815-17; member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1827. Died in Flint, Genesee County, Mich., July 20, 1856 (age about 73 years). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Flint, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Rizpah Steere (1792-1869).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birdsall, John (1840-1891) — also known as "John Williams" — of Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Flatbush (now part of Brooklyn), Kings County, N.Y., October 5, 1840. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; merchant; farmer; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1880-81. While registered under the assumed name "John Williams," he killed himself with illuminating gas in his room at the United States Hotel, New York, New York County, N.Y., April 14, 1891 (age 50 years, 191 days). Interment at St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Glen Cove, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Annie Frost (1847-1938).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birdsall, John Charles (1802-1839) — also known as John Birdsall — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Born in Greene, Chenango County, N.Y., 1802. Lawyer; circuit judge in New York, 1826-29; member of New York state assembly from Chautauqua County, 1831; member of New York state senate 8th District, 1832-34; resigned 1834; Attorney General of the Texas Republic, 1837-38. Died in Houston, Harris County, Tex., July 22, 1839 (age about 37 years). Interment at Glendale Cemetery, Houston, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Maurice Birdsall (1774-1852) and Ann (Pixley) Birdsall (1778-1829); brother of Anna Birdsall (1804-1878; who married Alvah Hunt); married to Ann Whiteside (1805-1833) and Sarah Peacock (1816-1895); uncle of Benjamin Pixley Birdsall (1858-1916); fifth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; second cousin of Ausburn Birdsall; third cousin twice removed of Josiah Cowles and Simeon Baldwin; fourth cousin once removed of James Doolittle Wooster, Daniel Upson and Roger Sherman Baldwin.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Birdsall, Louis E. — of Fowlerville, Livingston County, Mich. Village president of Fowlerville, Michigan, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, Marshall — of Emporia, Lyon County, Kan. Postmaster at Emporia, Kan., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, Rollin L. — of Willington, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Elected Connecticut state house of representatives from Willington 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, Samuel (1791-1872) — of New York. Born in Hillsdale, Columbia County, N.Y., May 14, 1791. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1837-39. Died in Waterloo, Seneca County, N.Y., February 8, 1872 (age 80 years, 270 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Waterloo, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Birdsall, Samuel — of Ocean County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Ocean County, 1851-53. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, Thomas W. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Postmaster at Brooklyn, N.Y., 1819-21. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, William K. — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Independent Citizens candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Naugatuck, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsall, Willis N. — of Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 3rd District, 1924. Burial location unknown.


BIRDSEY (Soundex B632) — See also BIRD, BIRDSALL, BIRDSEYE, BIRDSON, BIRDSONG, CHEDSEY, CHIDSEY, CRUTHIRDS, EDWARDSEN, GANDSEY, GODSEY, LINDSEY, REINHARDSEN, WIRDS.

  BIRDSEY: See also Birdsey Beardslee — Birdsey D. Jackson — Birdsey Knight — Birdsey Booth Norton — Birdsey G. Palmer — Birdsey G. Palmer — Birdsey B. Plumb
  Birdsey, Eli Coe (1799-1843) — also known as Eli C. Birdsey — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born December 21, 1799. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1834. Died October 9, 1843 (age 43 years, 292 days). Interment at East Cemetery, Meriden, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Gershom Birdsey and Lucy (Coe) Birdsey (1780-1863); married to Rebecca Cook Wilcox (1805-1888); father of Eli Coe Birdsey; fourth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; fifth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin once removed of Benjamin Hard; third cousin once removed of Victory James Birdseye, James Samuel Wadsworth and Arthur Julius Birdseye; fourth cousin of Israel Coe, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, Jethro Ayers Hatch, James Wolcott Wadsworth and George Harrison Hall; fourth cousin once removed of Morris Woodruff, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth (1791-1868), Gideon Hard, Francis William Kellogg, Lyman Wetmore Coe, Robert Cleveland Usher, Isaac Washington Birdseye, Arthur Newton Holden, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Lawson Wooding Hall.
  Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birdsey, Eli Coe (1843-1929) — also known as Eli C. Birdsey — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., February 25, 1843. Republican. Hardware merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1919-20. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died February 5, 1929 (age 85 years, 346 days). Interment at East Cemetery, Meriden, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Eli Coe Birdsey and Rebecca Cook (Wilcox) Birdsey (1805-1888); married 1864 to Catherine Butler (1842-1908); grandson of Gershom Birdsey; fifth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; sixth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin twice removed of Benjamin Hard; third cousin once removed of Francis William Kellogg; third cousin twice removed of Victory James Birdseye and James Samuel Wadsworth; fourth cousin of Arthur Julius Birdseye; fourth cousin once removed of Israel Coe, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, Jethro Ayers Hatch, James Wolcott Wadsworth and George Harrison Hall (1854-1921).
  Political families: Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Porter-Kelsey family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birdsey, Gershom (1776-1865) — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn., December 29, 1776. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1827. Died March 13, 1865 (age 88 years, 74 days). Interment at East Cemetery, Meriden, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Gershom Birdsey (1734-1789) and Hannah (Bartlett) Birdsey; married, August 9, 1798, to Lucy Coe (1780-1863); father of Eli Coe Birdsey (1799-1843); grandfather of Eli Coe Birdsey (1843-1929); third great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; fourth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; second cousin of Benjamin Hard; second cousin twice removed of Arthur Julius Birdseye; third cousin of Victory James Birdseye; third cousin once removed of Jethro Ayers Hatch; third cousin twice removed of Isaac Washington Birdseye; third cousin thrice removed of Oliver Cromwell Jennings; fourth cousin once removed of Ebenezer Huntington, Charles Robert Sherman, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth (1791-1868) and David Lowrey Seymour.
  Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BIRDSEYE (Soundex B632) — See also BIRD, BIRDSALL, BIRDSEY, BIRDSON, BIRDSONG, CHEDSEY, CHIDSEY, CRUTHIRDS, EDWARDSEN, GANDSEY, GODSEY, LINDSEY, RAMSEYER, REINHARDSEN, SEYE, WIRDS.

  BIRDSEYE: See also Birdseye Blakeman — Birdseye Brooks
  Birdseye, Arthur Julius (1858-1921) — also known as Arthur J. Birdseye — of Farmington, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Waterloo, Seneca County, N.Y., August 21, 1858. Democrat. Insurance business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Farmington, 1907-08. Died in Connecticut, April 29, 1921 (age 62 years, 251 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Julius Hiram Birdseye (1826-1885) and Elizabeth (Kliner) Birdseye (1830-1877); second cousin twice removed of Gershom Birdsey and Benjamin Hard; third cousin once removed of Eli Coe Birdsey (1799-1843); third cousin twice removed of Victory James Birdseye; fourth cousin of Eli Coe Birdsey (1843-1929).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Hatch family of Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
Isaac W. Birdseye Birdseye, Isaac Washington (1847-1927) — also known as Isaac W. Birdseye — of Shelton, Fairfield County, Conn.; Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn., June 18, 1847. Republican. Manufacturer of corsets; bank director; Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1904. Congregationalist. Member, Society of Colonial Wars; Military Order of Foreign Wars; Sons of the Revolution; Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., October 6, 1927 (age 80 years, 110 days). Entombed at Mountain Grove Cemetery, Bridgeport, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Birdseye (1804-1847) and Caroline (Hubbell) Birdseye (1809-1872); married, May 4, 1880, to Elizabeth Josephine 'Lizzie' Sherwood; first cousin twice removed of Victory James Birdseye; third cousin twice removed of Gershom Birdsey and Benjamin Hard; fourth cousin once removed of Eli Coe Birdsey (1799-1843).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Hatch family of Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Image source: Men of Mark in Connecticut (1908)
  Birdseye, Nathan G. — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington, 1821, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Birdseye, Victory James (1782-1853) — also known as Victory Birdseye — of Pompey, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Cornwall, Litchfield County, Conn., December 25, 1782. Whig. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1815-17, 1841-43 (19th District 1815-17, 23rd District 1841-43); Onondaga County District Attorney, 1818-33; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1821; member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County, 1823, 1838, 1840; member of New York state senate 7th District, 1827. Died in Pompey, Onondaga County, N.Y., September 16, 1853 (age 70 years, 265 days). Interment at Pompey Hill Cemetery, Pompey, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Birdseye (1757-1829) and Eunice (Tomlinson) Birdseye (1758-1787); married, October 14, 1813, to Electa Beebe (1783-1860); first cousin twice removed of Isaac Washington Birdseye (1847-1927); third cousin of Gershom Birdsey and Benjamin Hard; third cousin once removed of Eli Coe Birdsey (1799-1843); third cousin twice removed of Eli Coe Birdsey (1843-1929) and Arthur Julius Birdseye.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


BIRDSON (Soundex B632) — See also BIRD, BIRDSALL, BIRDSEY, BIRDSEYE, BIRDSONG, BREDESEN, CRUTHIRDS, FORDSON, PARDSONS, RICHARDSON, SHEPARDSON, SHEPHERDSON, VILLARDSON, WIRDS.

  BIRDSON: See also Joyce Birdson Beatty


BIRDSONG (Soundex B632) — See also BIRD, BIRDSALL, BIRDSEY, BIRDSEYE, BIRDSON, BRODGINS, CRUTHIRDS, FORDSON, PARDSONS, RICHARDSON, SHEPARDSON, SHEPHERDSON, SONG, VILLARDSON, WIRDS.

  Birdsong, Emil — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1978; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 17th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Birdsong, Francis Guinn (1891-1979) — also known as Frank G. Birdsong — of LaGrange, Troup County, Ga. Born in LaGrange, Troup County, Ga., February 15, 1891. Democrat. Wholesale grocer; member of Georgia state house of representatives from Troup County, 1951-56. Baptist. Died in LaGrange, Troup County, Ga., May 25, 1979 (age 88 years, 99 days). Interment at Shadowlawn Cemetery, LaGrange, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Woodie Birdsong and Kathrine (Guinn) Birdsong; married, April 7, 1914, to Sara O'Rear; married, December 3, 1942, to Eunice Irene (Beane) Belcher (born 1900).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birdsong, Frank G. See Francis Guinn Birdsong
  Birdsong, Hester Ann (1824-1890) — also known as Hester Ann Moore — of Bellaire, Belmont County, Ohio. Born in Virginia, November 24, 1824. Republican. Postmaster at Bellaire, Ohio, 1881. Female. Died in Belmont County, Ohio, February 9, 1890 (age 65 years, 77 days). Interment at Rock Hill Cemetery, Bellaire, Ohio.
  Relatives: Married to Elijah Perry Birdsong (1819-1858).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — BillionGraves burial record
  Birdsong, Robert — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Intendant of Macon, Georgia, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsong, Thomas H. — of Courtland, Southampton County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Birdsong, W. S. — of Hickory County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Hickory County, 1926. Burial location unknown.


BIRDWELL (Soundex B634) — See also BARDWELL, BIDWELL, BIRD, BIRDELL, BORDWELL, BRADWELL, BRIDEWELL, BRIDWELL, BROADWELL, CARDWELL, CORDWELL, WARDWELL.

  BIRDWELL: See also John Birdwell Isbell
  Birdwell, Barry — of Melbourne Beach, Brevard County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Birdwell, Brian — Republican. Member of Texas state senate 22nd District; elected unopposed 2010; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Birdwell, Glen D. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Texas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birdwell, P. K. — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1916. Burial location unknown.


BIRELY (Soundex B640) — See also BARELA, BIERLY, BIRLEY, BORRELLI, BORRELLO, BRILEY, BURROLA, CICIRELLI, DIRELLE, IREL, IRELAN, IRELAND, JERELYN, MCSURELY, MIRELES, MORELY, RELYA, RELYEA, SCHNIREL, VOIREL.

  Birely, Charles W. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Postmaster at New Haven, Conn., 1922-34 (acting, 1922). Burial location unknown.


BIRGE (Soundex B620) — See also BARGE, BERG, BERGE, BERGH, BIGE, BIGGER, BIRGEL, BIRGER, BIRGFELD, BORGE, BURG, BURGE, BURGH, GIRGENTI, GRIEB, IRGENS, VIRGEL, VIRGENS.

  BIRGE: See also Birge Carlton Swift
  Birge, Alonzo W. — of Coventry, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Coventry, 1833; member of Connecticut state senate 21st District, 1837; Connecticut state treasurer, 1846-47; defeated, 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Birge, Cecilia X. — of Belle Mead, Somerset County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Birge, Charles S. — of Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn. First selectman of Harwinton, Connecticut, 1901-04. Burial location unknown.
  Birge, Earl R. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Birge, Edward S. — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford, 1939-40; defeated (Democratic), 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Birge, Horace — of Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Windsor, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Birge, John (1853-1905) — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Bristol, Hartford County, Conn., August 25, 1853. Republican. Manufacturer; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1895-96. Died October 20, 1905 (age 52 years, 56 days). Interment at West Cemetery, Bristol, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to M. Antoinette Root (1854-1891).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birge, Merton E. — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. First selectman of Torrington, Connecticut, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Birge, Walter W., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Istanbul, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BIRGEL (Soundex B624) — See also BERGHEL, BERGLEY, BIGEL, BIGLER, BILGER, BIRGE, BIRGER, BIRGFELD, BREGLIA, BRIGGLE, BRIGLIA, BROGLEY, BROGLIE, BRUEGEL, GIBLER, GIRGENTI, GRIBBLE, IRGENS, VIRGEL, VIRGENS.

  Birgel, Don — of Gladwin, Gladwin County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 103rd District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


BIRGER (Soundex B626) — See also BARGAR, BARGER, BERGER, BINGER, BIRGE, BIRGEL, BIRGFELD, BOURGER, BUERGER, BURGAUER, BURGER, BURGHER, GIRGENTI, IRGENS, VIRGEL, VIRGENS.

  BIRGER: See also Birger Nurminen


BIRGFELD (Soundex B621) — See also BERGFALK, BILLINGFELT, BIRGE, BIRGEL, BIRGER, DINGFELDER, FELD, LANGFELLNER, LONGFELLOW, OBERGFELL, STRINGFELLOW.

  Birgfeld, Clarence E. — U.S. Consul in Santiago, as of 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birgfeld, William Albert — U.S. Vice Consul in Patras, as of 1916. Burial location unknown.


BIRI (Soundex B600) — See also BEARY, BEERY, BERREY, BERRI, BERRY, BERY, BEURY, BIERY, BIRO.

  BIRI: See also Sebastian Kronenwetter


BIRK (Soundex B620) — See also BARK, BERK, BERKE, BIERCK, BIRCH, BIRKBECK, BIRKELAND, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKETT, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKIMER, BIRKINS, BORK, BURK.

  BIRK: See also Birk S. Stathers — John Birk Stevenson
  Birk, William C. (1885-1950) — of Baraga, Baraga County, Mich. Born in Calumet, Houghton County, Mich., November 6, 1885. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Ontonagon District, 1927-34; defeated, 1934, 1936; member of Michigan state senate 32nd District, 1941-42; defeated, 1938, 1942, 1944; charged on December 16, 1944, along with other legislators, with accepting bribes; tried in 1945 and convicted; sentenced to three to five years in prison. German ancestry. Died in 1950 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.


BIRKBECK (Soundex B621) — See also BECK, BIRK, BIRKELAND, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKETT, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKIMER, BIRKINS, BJORKBACK, KIRKBRIDE, KIRKBY, LARKBY, MARKBREIT.

  Birkbeck, Morris (1764-1825) — also known as Jonathan Freeman — of Edwards County, Ill. Born in Settle, Yorkshire, England, January 23, 1764. Secretary of state of Illinois, 1824-25. Anti-slavery writer under the pseudonym "Jonathan Freeman". While returning on horseback from a visit to Robert Owen, he drowned while fording the Fox River, Edwards County, Ill., June 4, 1825 (age 61 years, 132 days). Interment at New Harmony Cemetery, New Harmony, Ind.; memorial monument at Courthouse Grounds, Albion, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Morris Birkbeck ; married, April 24, 1794, to Prudence Bush.
  See also Wikipedia article


BIRKELAND (Soundex B624) — See also ASKELAND, BIRK, BIRKBECK, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKETT, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKIMER, BIRKINS, BURKLAND, CIRKEL, LOKELANI.

  Birkeland, Carl (b. 1886) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Stavanger, Norway, March 28, 1886. Naturalized U.S. citizen; U.S. Vice Consul in Riga, 1921-24; Copenhagen, as of 1929; Warsaw, as of 1932-38. Norwegian ancestry. Burial location unknown.


BIRKENMEIER (Soundex B625) — See also BIRK, BIRKBECK, BIRKELAND, BIRKETT, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKIMER, BIRKINS, BUCKENMYER, DRUCKENMILLER, KACKENMESTER, KASTENMEIER, KIRKENDAL, KIRKENDALE, KIRKENDALL, KIRKENDOLL, ROSENMEIER, STAUDENMEIER, STEINMEIER, WALLENMEIER.

  Birkenmeier, August G. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1925-26, 1928. Burial location unknown.


BIRKETT (Soundex B623) — See also BARKETT, BIRCHETT, BIRK, BIRKBECK, BIRKELAND, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKIMER, BIRKINS, BURKET, BURKETT, KARKETT, MARKETOS, NEWMARKET, PARKET.

  BIRKETT: See also Henry Wirt Newkirk — Marvin Birkett Sherwin
  Birkett, Eastman — of Nassau County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 3rd District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birkett, Glenn W. — of Burlington, Racine County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Racine County 3rd District, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birkett, James W. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Plumber; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1890-91. Burial location unknown.
  Birkett, Patrick L. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Birkett, Richard — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


BIRKHEAD (Soundex B623) — See also BANKHEAD, BARRACUDA, BERKHEISER, BIRK, BIRKBECK, BIRKELAND, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKETT, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKIMER, BIRKINS, BURKHEAD, DERKHEIM, HEAD, HORKHEIMER, KIRKHAM, KIRKHART, TUERKHEIMER, WERKHEISER.

  BIRKHEAD: See also William Penn Wood
  Birkhead, Claude Vivian (1880-1950) — also known as Claude Birkhead — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Born in Phoenix, Jackson County, Ore., May 27, 1880. Democrat. Lawyer; district judge in Texas, 1910-12; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Died in San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex., November 19, 1950 (age 70 years, 176 days). Interment at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Tex.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birkhead, Susie — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


BIRKHOFER (Soundex B621) — See also BARCAFER, BENZENHOFER, BIRK, BIRKBECK, BIRKELAND, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKETT, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKIMER, BIRKINS, BODENHOFER, FORTHOFER, FREIHOFER, GOLLHOFER, HOFER, KIRKHAM, KIRKHART, KLEINHOFER, MARKHOFF, MEIHOFER, NIEDERHOFER, RANZENHOFER, SCHREIHOFER, WEITZENHOFER.

Hans Birkhofer Birkhofer, Hans (b. 1860) — of Alexandria, Douglas County, Minn. Born in Germany, November 1, 1860. Brewer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 47, 1917-18. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917


BIRKHOLM (Soundex B624) — See also BARKHOLZ, BIRK, BIRKBECK, BIRKELAND, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKETT, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKIMER, BIRKINS, BURKHOLD, BURKHOLDER, BURKHOLZ, HOLM, KIRKHAM, KIRKHART.

  Birkholm, Clarence D. (1876-1960) — of Eau Claire, Berrien County, Mich. Born in Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Mich., July 7, 1876. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Berrien County 2nd District, 1925-32; defeated, 1932, 1934. Member, Freemasons; Grange. Died in 1960 (age about 83 years). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Sanford, Fla.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birkholm, H. H. (1847-1912) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Denmark, September 23, 1847. Ship captain; hotelier; Consul for Denmark in San Francisco, Calif., 1898-1910. Died in San Francisco, Calif., January 8, 1912 (age 64 years, 107 days). Interment at Olivet Memorial Park, Colma, Calif.
  Relatives: Married to Marie Bertha Caroline Brandt.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BIRKHOLZ (Soundex B624) — See also BARKHOLZ, BIRK, BIRKBECK, BIRKELAND, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKETT, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLM, BIRKIMER, BIRKINS, BROCKHOLLS, BURKHOLD, BURKHOLDER, BURKHOLZ, KIRKHAM, KIRKHART.

  Birkholz, Edward D. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1904-05. Burial location unknown.
  Birkholz, Patricia L. (b. 1944) — of Saugatuck, Allegan County, Mich. Born in 1944. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 88th District, 1997-. Female. Still living as of 1999.


BIRKIMER (Soundex B625) — See also BERKEMEYER, BIRK, BIRKBECK, BIRKELAND, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKETT, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKINS, BROCKMEYER, BRUCKHEIMER, BURCKMYER, FIRKINS, GIRKINS, GUIRKIN, HERKIMER, KIME, KIMELMAN, KIMES, MCKIMENS, MCKIMEY, MIRKIN, MISKIMES, SMIRKING, ZIRKIN.

  Birkimer, J. A. — of New Lexington, Perry County, Ohio. Postmaster at New Lexington, Ohio, 1901. Burial location unknown.


BIRKINS (Soundex B625) — See also BERKINS, BIRK, BIRKBECK, BIRKELAND, BIRKENMEIER, BIRKETT, BIRKHEAD, BIRKHOFER, BIRKHOLM, BIRKHOLZ, BIRKIMER, BURKINS, FIRKINS, GIRKINS, GUIRKIN, MIRKIN, SMIRKING, ZIRKIN.

  Birkins, Parker See R. Parker Birkins
  Birkins, R. Parker — of Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1965. Still living as of 1965.


BIRLEY (Soundex B640) — See also BARLEY, BARLOW, BAUERLY, BERLEY, BERLOW, BIERLY, BIRELY, BIRTLEY, BRILEY, BURLEIGH, BURLEW, BURLEY, FAIRLEY, FIRLEY, KIRLEY, SHIRLEY, STAIRLEY, TSCHIRLEY.

  BIRLEY: See also Birley Shelton


BIRMINGHAM (Soundex B655) — See also ARMINGTON, BERMINGHAM, BRIMINGHAM, CHARMING, FIRMIN, FORMINGTON, INGHAM, IRMIE, IRMISH, SQUIRMIN, WARMINGTON.

  Birmingham, Alice E. — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Birmingham, E. L. — of Kennewick, Benton County, Wash. Mayor of Kennewick, Wash., 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Birmingham, Edward H. — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 11th District, 1920; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1936, 1940; Iowa Democratic state chair, 1937-39; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Iowa, 1946-47. Burial location unknown.
  Birmingham, Merle — of Minnesota. Beer Wine Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Birmingham, Michael J. — of Towson, Baltimore County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birmingham, Patrick J. — of Girardville, Schuylkill County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Girardville, Pa., 1885-89, 1893-98. Burial location unknown.
  Birmingham, Paul V. — of Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 10th District, 1954; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birmingham, T. M. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 4th District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Birmingham, Thomas F. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996, 2000; elected Massachusetts state senate Middlesex, Suffolk & Essex District 1996. Still living as of 2000.
  Birmingham, Thomas J. — of Andover, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birmingham, Tim — of St. James, Phelps County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Phelps County Democratic Party, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Birmingham, Walter — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. First selectman of Ansonia, Connecticut, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BIRNBAUM (Soundex B651) — See also BAUM, BERNBAUM, HORNBACK.

  Birnbaum, Frank H. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 28th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.


BIRNEY (Soundex B650) — See also BARNEY, BERNEY, BERNIE, BIERNEY, BINNEY, BIRNIE, BRINEY, BURNEY, KIRNEY, MCBIRNEY, MCINIRNEY.

  BIRNEY: See also Birney F. Combs — Walter A. Higbee — Paul D. Higbee — Birney Hoyt — Birney Imes — Birney W. Smith
  Birney, Arthur Alexis (1852-1916) — also known as Arthur A. Birney — of Washington, D.C. Born in Paris, France, May 28, 1852. Republican. Lawyer; law professor; U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1893-97. Episcopalian. Died September 4, 1916 (age 64 years, 99 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Birney (1819-1907; Civil War general) and Catherine (Hoffman) Birney; brother of William Verplanck Birney (1858-1909; painter); married, November 3, 1875, to Helen Conway; nephew of James M. Birney; grandson of James Gillespie Birney (1792-1857).
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Birney family of Danville, Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Birney, Dion — of Saginaw Township, Saginaw County, Mich. Supervisor of Saginaw Township, Michigan, 1849-51. Burial location unknown.
  Birney, Edwin R. — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Postmaster at Billings, Mont., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Birney, James — of Danville, Mercer County (now Boyle County), Ky. Postmaster at Danville, Ky., 1808-12. Burial location unknown.
  Birney, James Gillespie (1792-1857) — also known as James G. Birney — of Danville, Boyle County, Ky.; Huntsville, Madison County, Ala.; Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio; New York, New York County, N.Y.; Lower Saginaw, Saginaw County (now Bay City, Bay County), Mich. Born in Danville, Boyle County, Ky., February 4, 1792. Lawyer; studied law in the office of Alexander J. Dallas in Philadelphia; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1816-18; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1819-20; solicitor general of Alabama, 1823-26; candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1828; mayor of Huntsville, Ala., 1829; abolitionist; Liberty candidate for President of the United States, 1840, 1844; candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1843, 1845. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; American Anti-Slavery Society. While traveling in 1845, the horse he was riding bucked; he fell and was injured; his condition worsened over time, leading to tremors and paralysis, and he died as a result, in Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, N.J., November 25, 1857 (age 65 years, 294 days). Interment at Williamsburgh Cemetery, Groveland, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James Gillespie Birney and Mary Reed Birney; married, February 16, 1816, to Agatha McDowell; married 1840 to Elizabeth Potts Fitzhugh (sister of Henry Fitzhugh); father of James M. Birney (1817-1888); uncle of Humphrey Marshall; grandfather of Arthur Alexis Birney.
  Political family: Birney family of Danville, Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birney, James M. (1817-1888) — also known as James Birney — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Born in Danville, Boyle County, Ky., June 17, 1817. Republican. Circuit judge in Michigan 10th Circuit, 1860-63; Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1861; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1872; U.S. Minister to Netherlands, 1876-82. Died in Bay City, Bay County, Mich., May 8, 1888 (age 70 years, 326 days). Interment at Pine Ridge Cemetery, Bay City, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Agatha (McDowell) Birney and James Gillespie Birney; uncle of Arthur Alexis Birney (1852-1916).
  Political family: Birney family of Danville, Kentucky (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Birney, Mattie A. — of Culpeper, Culpeper County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1932, 1936. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Birney, Thomas C. — of California. Member of California state assembly 17th District, 1875-77, 1881-83. Burial location unknown.


BIRNHAK (Soundex B652)

  Birnhak, Joel Robert — also known as Joel R. Birnhak — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly 37th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.


BIRNIE (Soundex B650) — See also BALBIRNIE, BARNIE, BERNEY, BERNIE, BIERNEY, BIRNEY, BURNIE, HIRNING, PIRNIE.

  Birnie, Kathryn — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


BIRNKRANT (Soundex B652) — See also BERNKRANT, GOLDENKRANZ, KRANTI, KRANTZ, MEIKRANTZ, PANKRATZ, ROSENKRANS, ROSENKRANZ, STEINKRAUS, WEINKRANTZ.

  Birnkrant, Norman — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Honorary Consul for Austria in Detroit, Mich., 1953-59. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Birnkrant, Samuel H. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1932. Burial location unknown.


BIRNSTIHL (Soundex B652) — See also BAIRNSFATHER, BERNSTIEN, BRANSTOOL, CAIRNS, FIRNSTAHL, INTIHAR.

  Birnstihl, Orv See Orville E. Birnstihl
  Birnstihl, Orville E. — also known as Orv Birnstihl — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 24-B, 1975-78. Still living as of 1978.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


BIRO (Soundex B600) — See also BIRI, BIRON, BIROTTE, BIROU, PIRO.

  Biro, Carl — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944, 1948, 1960; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Biro, Ernest P. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Biro, Joseph — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Biro, Marie — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944; Socialist Labor candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 13th Senatorial District, 1961. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Biro, Violet — of Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Socialist. Member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1965-69. Female. Still living as of 1969.


BIRON (Soundex B650) — See also BARON, BION, BIRO, BIROTTE, BIROU, BORON, BRION, BRON, BRONI, BURON, BYRON, IRON, PIRON, ROBBIN, ROBIN, VIRON.

  Biron, Donald R. — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Pittsfield, Mass., 1953-65 (acting, 1953-54). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Biron, Nazaire E. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Secretary of New Hampshire Republican Party, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BIROTTE (Soundex B630) — See also BIRO, BIRON, BIROU, FREROTTE, HECKROTTE, OTTE, PROTTER, ROTTELL, ROTTENBERG, ROTTER, SIROTNAK, SIROTT, SIROTY, TROTTER, VONROTTENBURG.

  Birotte, Andre, Jr. (b. 1966) — Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., 1966. U.S. District Judge for the Central District of California, 2014-. African ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile


BIROU (Soundex B600) — See also BIRO, BIRON, BIROTTE, GIROUARD, GIROUX, RUBIO, SPIROU.

  Birou, Arthur — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.


BIRRELL (Soundex B640) — See also AGUIRRE, BARRELL, BERHEL, BERYLE, BILLER, BORRELL, BURRELL, GIRRELL, IZAGUIRRE, PIRRELLO, RELL, RIBBLE, SHIRREFFS, TIRRELL.

  Birrell, Henry — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1896; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1902 (10th District), 1902 (11th District). Burial location unknown.
  Birrell, Judith — of Long Island City, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


BIRTLE (Soundex B634) — See also AULBIRT, BARTLE, BERTIL, BIRTLEY, BITTLER, BRITTLE, CUTBIRTH, ETHELBIRT, EXELBIRT, KIRTLAND, KIRTLEY, PIRTLE, RIBLET, SABIRT, SHIRTLIFF, TRIBBLE, TRIBLE.

  BIRTLE: See also Birtle Huff


BIRTLEY (Soundex B634) — See also AULBIRT, BARTHLEY, BARTLEY, BARTLOW, BIRLEY, BIRTLE, CUTBIRTH, ETHELBIRT, EXELBIRT, KIRTLAND, KIRTLEY, LIBERTY, PIRTLE, SABIRT, SHIRTLIFF.

  Birtley, Rose Robies — also known as Rose Birtley — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


BIRUM (Soundex B650) — See also BORUM, BRUM, BURUM, BYROM, BYRUM.

  Birum, Dale F. — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich.; California. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BISBEE (Soundex B210) — See also BIGBEE, BISBY, BUSBEE, CLISBEE, FRISBEE.

  Bisbee, Charles A., Jr. — of Chesterfield, Hampshire County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Bisbee, Clark E. — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 64th District; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Bisbee, E. W. — of Barre, Washington County, Vt. Postmaster at Barre, Vt., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Bisbee, Fordyce W. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 11th District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Bisbee, Horatio, Jr. (1839-1916) — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Born in Canton, Oxford County, Maine, May 1, 1839. Republican. U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Florida, 1869-73; U.S. Representative from Florida, 1877-79, 1881, 1882-85 (1st District 1877-79, 2nd District 1881, 1882-85). Died in Dixfield, Oxford County, Maine, March 27, 1916 (age 76 years, 331 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Dixfield, Maine.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bisbee, Kenneth M. — of Derry, Rockingham County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Derry, 1956; elected New Hampshire state house of representatives from Derry 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bisbee, Lucian J. — of Malverne, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Malverne, N.Y., 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Bisbee, Robert E. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Bisbee, Spaulding — of Cumberland Foreside, Cumberland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1928. Burial location unknown.


BISBY (Soundex B210) — See also BATTISBY, BIGBY, BISBEE, BIXBY, BUSBY, CLISBY, FRISBY, NISBY, WISBY.

  Bisby, Charles — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 3rd District, 1934. Burial location unknown.


BISCH (Soundex B200) — See also BICH, BISCHOF, BISCHOFF, BISCOE, BISH, BOSCH, BUSCH, DISCH, FISCH, KABISCH, KUBISCH, TALABISCO, ZOEBISCH.

  Bisch, Otto G. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 5th District, 1900, 1901; Socialist Labor candidate for New York state senate 4th District, 1904. Burial location unknown.


BISCHOF (Soundex B210) — See also BAUSHOF, BISCH, BISCHOFF, BISCOE, BISHOFF, HEISCHOBER, KABISCH, KUBISCH, SCHOFF, SCHOFFEL, SCHOFIELD, SISCHO, TALABISCO, WENSCHOFF, WISCHOW, ZOEBISCH.

  Bischof, Eunice — of Nassau County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state senate 2nd District, 1955. Female. Still living as of 1955.
  Bischof, Milton — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Bischof, Walter W. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 33rd District, 1924. Burial location unknown.


BISCHOFF (Soundex B210) — See also BAUSHOF, BENCHOFF, BISCH, BISCHOF, BISCOE, BISHOFF, HEISCHOBER, HOFF, KABISCH, KIRCHOFF, KUBISCH, MICHOFF, SCHOFF, SCHOFFEL, SCHOFIELD, SISCHO, TALABISCO, WAYCHOFF, WENSCHOFF, WISCHOW, WYCHOFF, ZOEBISCH.

  BISCHOFF: See also Rene Anthony Adams Viosca
  Bischoff, Alex — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 32nd District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bischoff, Barney See Bernard J. Bischoff
  Bischoff, Bernard J. — also known as Barney Bischoff — of Hibbing, St. Louis County, Minn. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 63, 1969-70; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bischoff, Carl W. (1895-1990) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Warren, Macomb County, Mich. Born in East Tawas, Iosco County, Mich., April 23, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; machinist; carpenter; builder; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1933-34; defeated in primary, 1936; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1939; member of Michigan state senate 1st District, 1939-40; defeated in primary, 1934, 1940. German ancestry. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; Freemasons. Died in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., January 30, 1990 (age 94 years, 282 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1920 to Louise Weideman.
  Bischoff, Carol L. — of Bowie, Prince George's County, Md. Republican. Acting postmaster at Bowie, Md., 1959-62. Female. Still living as of 1962.
  Bischoff, Charles Frederick See Charles Frederick Bishop
  Bischoff, Henry, Jr. (1852-1913) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 16, 1852. Common pleas court judge in New York, 1895; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1896-1913; died in office 1913. German ancestry. While taking an ascending elevator to his office in the Emigrants Industrial Savings Bank Building, he got off at the wrong floor, and while trying to re-enter the elevator, he hit his head on a door frame, smashing some glass, and fell about 150 feet down the elevator shaft to his death, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., March 28, 1913 (age 60 years, 224 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Bischoff (1827-1902) and Amelia (Bolte) Bischoff (1833-1889); married to Annie Louise Moshier (1857-1897).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BISCOE (Soundex B200) — See also BESCO, BISCH, BISCHOF, BISCHOFF, BOSCOE, BRISCOE, KABISCH, KUBISCH, SCOBIE, TALABISCO, ZOEBISCH.

  BISCOE: See also William Dulany Hunter


BISEK (Soundex B220) — See also BESICH, BIEK, BISEL, BISENIUS, BISER, BOSAK, BOZEK, BUSICK, BUSIEK, BUSZEK, BUZCEK, BUZICK, HALBISEN, LEISEK, SKIBBE, SKIBBEE, SMISEK.

  BISEK: See also Newt Gingrich


BISEL (Soundex B240) — See also BASEL, BEAZEL, BEAZELL, BEISEL, BEISELE, BELLIS, BIESEL, BIGEL, BILES, BISEK, BISENIUS, BISER, BISSEL, BISSELL, BIZZELL, HALBISEN, ISBELL, VISEL.

  Bisel, J. B. — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BISENIUS (Soundex B252) — See also BISEK, BISEL, BISER, BUSINESS, CLAUSSENIUS, HALBISEN.

  BISENIUS: See also Joe E. Lehmann
  Bisenius, Mrs. Edwin — of Cascade, Dubuque County, Iowa. Member of Iowa American Independent State Central Committee, 1971. Female. Still living as of 1971.


BISER (Soundex B260) — See also BEEZER, BESSER, BESSIRE, BIER, BIERS, BIESER, BISEK, BISEL, BISENIUS, BOSER, BRISE, BUSER, FISER, HALBISEN.

  Biser, George W. — of Morgan County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Morgan County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Biser, Irving Stanton (1869-1951) — also known as Irving S. Biser — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Born in 1869. Republican. Postmaster at Frederick, Md., 1923-35. Died in 1951 (age about 82 years). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Md.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BISGARD (Soundex B263) — See also ANSGAR, BISGROVE, GARD, LOKENSGARD, NIMSGARN, WALLENSGARD.

  Bisgard, James J. — of St. Paul, Howard County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1916. Burial location unknown.


BISGROVE (Soundex B261) — See also BISGARD, COSGRO, COSGROVE, DESGROSSEILLIERS, ESGRO, GROVE, ISGRIG, MOSGROVE, MUSGROVE, PALSGROVE, ROVE.

  Bisgrove, Sidney J. — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1914. Burial location unknown.


BISH (Soundex B200) — See also BABBISH, BASH, BICH, BISCH, BISHIP, BISHKO, BISHOFF, BISHOP, BLISH, BUSH, COTABISH, DOBISH, DROBISH, FISH, FURBISH, HIBBS, WIMBISH, WINBISH.

  Bish, Carl — of Brooke County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Brooke County Democratic Party, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Bish, Clyde — of Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1936 (United), 1938 (Protestants United). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bish, Milan D. (1929-2001) — of Grand Island, Hall County, Neb. Born near Giltner, Hamilton County, Neb., July 1, 1929. Republican. Farm implement dealer; Nebraska Republican state chair, 1971-73; U.S. Ambassador to Antigua and Barbuda, 1981-84; Barbados, 1981-84; Dominica, 1981-84; SAINT Lucia, 1981-84; SAINT Vincent and THEGRE, 1981-84; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1988. Episcopalian. Member, Rotary. Died, of Parkinson's disease and cancer, at Tiffany Square care center, Grand Island, Hall County, Neb., November 5, 2001 (age 72 years, 127 days). Interment at Grand Island Cemetery, Grand Island, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Bish and Mabel (Williams) Bish; married, March 17, 1951, to Allene Miller.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Books about Milan Bish: Carol Bryant, Milan Bish : The Measure You Give


BISHIP (Soundex B210) — See also ABISHI, BISH, BISHOP.

  Biship, Andrew Jackson (1846-1915) — of Blytheville, Mississippi County, Ark. Born in Blytheville, Mississippi County, Ark., December 13, 1846. Mayor of Blytheville, Ark., 1880. Died October 31, 1915 (age 68 years, 322 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Blytheville, Ark.
  Presumably named for: Andrew Jackson


BISHKO (Soundex B220) — See also BISH, BUSHICK, DUSHKOFF, FRISHKORN, HERSHKOWITZ, LASHKOWITZ, OLISHKEWYCH, PUSHKOFF, VELISHKA, WASHKOWIAK.

  Bishko, Brian — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Conservative. Candidate for New York state assembly 72nd District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.


BISHOFF (Soundex B210) — See also BAUSHOF, BISCHOF, BISCHOFF, BISH, BISHOP, BISHOPRICK, GROSHOFF, HERRESHOFF, HOFF, SHOFF, SHOFFNER.

  Bishoff, Clarence B. — of Preston County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Preston County, 1935-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bishoff, N. P. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1892. Burial location unknown.


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