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BISHOPRICK (Soundex B216) — See also BARSHOP, BISHOFF, BISHOP, GRASSHOPPER, KOPRIVA, KOPRIVER, POPRIK, PRICKETT, PRICKITT, SHOPA, SHOPE, SOPRIS, SPRICK.

  Bishoprick, Jolene See Jolene Unsoeld


BISJAK (Soundex B220) — See also DESJARDIN, DESJARDINS, DESJARLAIS, LESJAK, LOUISJUNE.

  Bisjak, Anton H. — also known as Hank Bisjak — of Chino Valley, Yavapai County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1948-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bisjak, Hank See Anton H. Bisjak


BISKIND (Soundex B253) — See also BISKUPSKI, DISKIN, ESKIND, GREBISKES, HUISKING, KIND, PLISKIN, REISKIND, RISKIN, RYSKIND, SISKIN, SKINDELL, SUSKIND, SUSSKIND.

  BISKIND: See also Eve Biskind-Klothen


BISKIND-KLOTHEN (Soundex B253)

  Biskind-Klothen, Eve — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


BISKUPSKI (Soundex B212) — See also BISKIND, CHALUPSKI, CHALUPSKY, CZAPSKI, DEMPSKI, DYPSKI, FRISKUP, GREBISKES, KEMPSKI, LIPSKI, SHEEPSKIN.

  Biskupski, Jackie — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born in Hastings, Dakota County, Minn. Democrat. Member of Utah state house of representatives 30th District, 1999-2011; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 2000. Polish ancestry. Member, Sierra Club; American Civil Liberties Union; Lesbian. Still living as of 2011.
  See also Wikipedia article


BISLAND (Soundex B245) — See also BOSLAND, DRISLANE, EISLAND, LAND, REISLAND.

  BISLAND: See also Dracos Alexander Dimitry, Jr.
  Bisland, Edward — of Glen Spey, Sullivan County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Sullivan County, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.


BISMARCK (Soundex B256) — See also KAMARCK, MARCKEL, MARCKRES, MARCKWARDT, PETERSMARCK, WISMAR.

  BISMARCK: See also William Bismarck Bowling — Bismarck Bruck — Bismarck Myrick


BISOGNO (Soundex B225) — See also BISONI, CUBBISON, HARBISON, HORBISON, IASSOGNA, ORBISON, RADOGNO, ROBISON, SIBBISON, SOGN.

  Bisogno, Louise Burns — of New York. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.


BISONI (Soundex B250) — See also BACINO, BASANOW, BASSANO, BESONY, BISOGNO, BOZZANI, CATSONIS, CUBBISON, HARBISON, HORBISON, KARTSONIS, LABISSONIERE, ORBISON, PERSONIUS, PISONI, ROBISON, RUSSONIELLO, SIBBISON, SONI, SONIDO, SONIS, SONITA, TRUSSONI.

  Bisoni, Lester — of Eureka, Eureka County, Nev. Republican. Member of Nevada state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BISSEGGER (Soundex B226) — See also BISSEL, BISSELL, BISSET, BISSETT, EGGER, EISBERG, LASSEGARD, RESSEGUIE, SEGGIE, SIEBERG, VONSEGGERN.

  Bissegger, Milton R., Jr. — of West Jordan, Salt Lake County, Utah. Candidate in primary for mayor of West Jordan, Utah, 1985. Still living as of 1985.


BISSEL (Soundex B240) — See also BASSEL, BEAZEL, BEAZELL, BEISEL, BEISELE, BELLIS, BIESEL, BILES, BISEL, BISSEGGER, BISSELL, BISSET, BISSETT, BIZZELL, BRISSEL, ISBELL.

  BISSEL: See also Lyle E. Jackson
  Bissel, D. P. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1860. Burial location unknown.


BISSELL (Soundex B240) — See also BASSELL, BEAZEL, BEAZELL, BEISEL, BEISELE, BELLIS, BIESEL, BILES, BISEL, BISSEGGER, BISSEL, BISSET, BISSETT, BIZZELL, BUSSELL, CISSELL, DISSELL, FISSELL, FRISSELL, ISBELL, KISSELL, SELL.

  BISSELL: See also Donald E. Bates — Albert Barton Landon
  Bissell, Abel — of Hebron, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hebron, 1822, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Alvin K. — of Oak Ridge, Anderson County, Tenn. Mayor of Oak Ridge, Tenn., 1961, 1966-70. Still living as of 1970.
  Bissell, Amos Alanson (1824-1890) — also known as Amos A. Bissell — of Niagara County, N.Y. Born May 28, 1824. Member of New York state assembly from Niagara County 1st District, 1876-77. Died January 22, 1890 (age 65 years, 239 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Herbert Porter Bissell (1856-1919).
  Bissell, Arthur G. — of Suffield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Suffield; elected 1946, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Arthur W. — of Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn. Postmaster at Middlebury, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, C. Fitch — of Le Roy, Genesee County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 29th District, 1871; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Catherine — of South Norwalk, Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1928-30. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Charles C. (born c.1868) — of Suffield, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Suffield, Hartford County, Conn., about 1868. Republican. Tobacco dealer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Suffield, 1901-02; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention from Suffield; elected 1901; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Charles H. — of Southington, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Southington; elected 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Charles S. — of Suffield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Suffield, 1937-42; treasurer of Connecticut Republican Party, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Clark (1782-1857) — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Lebanon, New London County, Conn., September 7, 1782. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1829; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1829-39; member of Connecticut state senate 12th District, 1842-43; Governor of Connecticut, 1847-49. Died September 15, 1857 (age 75 years, 8 days). Interment at Norwalk Union Cemetery, Norwalk, Conn.
  Bissell, Cushman B. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. University of Illinois trustee, 1953-. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, D. J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Ester — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Bissell, Fitch See C. Fitch Bissell
  Bissell, Frank Elmore — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 31, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bissell, Frederic P. — of Hebron, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 21st District, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Frederick E. — of Dubuque County, Iowa. Iowa state attorney general, 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, George D. — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Naugatuck, Connecticut, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, George S. — of East Windsor Hill, South Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. First selectman of South Windsor, Connecticut, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Harold F. — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 2nd District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Harvey Platt (1866-1930) — also known as Harvey P. Bissell — of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Morris, Litchfield County, Conn., September 27, 1866. Republican. Druggist; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ridgefield, 1901-02; member of Connecticut state senate 24th District, 1915-20; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1920 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); Connecticut state comptroller, 1921-23; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1923-28. Died April 6, 1930 (age 63 years, 191 days). Interment at Fairlawn Cemetery, Ridgefield, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Flora Randall (1869-1948).
  Epitaph: "This tablet is erected as a testimonial to a true public servant and patriot by those with whom he lives in memory."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bissell, Harvey S. — of Las Cruces, Dona Ana County, N.M. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Herbert Porter (1856-1919) — also known as Herbert P. Bissell — of East Aurora, Erie County, N.Y.; Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in New London, Oneida County, N.Y., August 30, 1856. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for mayor of Buffalo, N.Y., 1901; vice-president, Niagara Gorge Railroad; also counsel to the Buffalo Traction Co.; Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1912-19; died in office 1919. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar. While presiding at a trial, in court, in the Niagara County Courthouse, he suffered a heart attack and died, in Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y., April 30, 1919 (age 62 years, 243 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, East Aurora, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Amos Alanson Bissell (1824-1890) and Amelia Susan (Willse) Bissell (1834-1890); married to Lucy Agnes Coffey (1857-1918).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bissell, Hezekiah — of Hebron, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hebron, 1823. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Hillary — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Howard — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Howard — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. First selectman of Litchfield, Connecticut, 1947-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Ira — of Hebron, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hebron, 1834, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Jean Galloway (1936-1990) — of Greenville, Greenville County, S.C.; Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Born in Due West, Abbeville County, S.C., June 9, 1936. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 1984-90; died in office 1990. Female. Died in Washington, D.C., February 4, 1990 (age 53 years, 240 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Bissell, John Winslow (b. 1940) — of Morristown, Morris County, N.J. Born in Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H., June 7, 1940. Lawyer; district judge in New Jersey, 1978-81; superior court judge in New Jersey, 1981-82; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1982-. Still living as of 2001.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Bissell, Jonathan W. — of Mexico, Audrain County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Joseph W. — of Ellington, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ellington, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Lemuel Ballantine (1853-1924) — also known as Lemuel B. Bissell — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India, of American parents, December 20, 1853. Pastor; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1916. Congregationalist; later Presbyterian. Member, Anti-Saloon League; Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Odd Fellows. Died, following a stroke of apoplexy, in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., May 14, 1924 (age 70 years, 146 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Lansing, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Lemuel Ballantine Bissell (1823-1891; missionary) and Mary (Beaumont) Bissell (1825-1906); married, October 20, 1880, to Anna Augusta Wolcott (1856-1926; sister of Alfred Wolcott (1858-1908)).
  Political families: 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
  Bissell, Leonard — of Newton, Sussex County, N.J. Progressive. Chair of Sussex County Progressive Party, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Milton A. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 51st District, 1934; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 43rd District, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Pelham St. George — Republican. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Raymond — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Buffalo, N.Y., 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Robert P. — of Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Manchester, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Samuel A. — of Cedar County, Iowa. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Cedar County, 1844; delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Cedar County, 1846. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Susan E. — Libertarian. Candidate for Delaware state senate 1st District, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Bissell, Warren W. — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Litchfield, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, William G. — of Lodi, Columbia County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, William Henry (1811-1860) — also known as William H. Bissell — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Born in Hartwick, Otsego County, N.Y., April 25, 1811. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1840; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1849-55 (1st District 1849-53, 8th District 1853-55); Governor of Illinois, 1857-60; died in office 1860. Catholic. Died in Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill., March 18, 1860 (age 48 years, 328 days). Interment at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Luther Bissell and Hannah Bissell; married 1840 to Emily James; married 1852 to Elizabeth Kane (daughter of Elias Kent Kane (1794-1835)).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bissell, William M. — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, William T. — of Canton, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Canton, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Wilson S. Bissell Bissell, Wilson Shannon (1847-1903) — also known as Wilson S. Bissell — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in New London, Oneida County, N.Y., December 31, 1847. Democrat. Lawyer; law partner with Grover Cleveland and Lyman K. Bass, 1873-82; Presidential Elector for New York, 1884; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1888; U.S. Postmaster General, 1893-95; resigned 1895; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1896; chancellor, University of Buffalo, 1902. Died in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., October 6, 1903 (age 55 years, 279 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, N.Y.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: New York World, March 5, 1893
  Bissell, Zaccheus W. — of Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 17th District, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Bissell, Zacheus — of Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sharon, 1836. Burial location unknown.


BISSET (Soundex B230) — See also BASETT, BASSET, BASSETT, BASSETTE, BASSITT, BESSETTE, BETTIS, BISSEGGER, BISSEL, BISSELL, BISSETT, BOSSET, BRISSETTE, MORISSETTE, MORRISSETTE, SIBBET.

  Bisset, Mrs. Robin Christopher — of Edgewater, Anne Arundel County, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


BISSETT (Soundex B230) — See also BASETT, BASSET, BASSETT, BASSETTE, BASSITT, BESSETTE, BETTIS, BISSEGGER, BISSEL, BISSELL, BISSET, BOSSET, BRISSETTE, MORISSETTE, MORRISSETTE, SIBBET.

  Bissett, David — of Stafford Springs, Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Stafford Springs, Connecticut, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Bissett, Mrs. Harry — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bissett, Phillip — of Edgewater, Anne Arundel County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state house of delegates District 30, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Bissett, William — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state senate 2nd District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.


BISSINGER (Soundex B252) — See also BASSINGER, BECKBISSINGER, BESSINGER, BISSIRI, BUSINGER, CRISSINGER, GEISSINGER, INGER, ISSING, KISSINGER, NISSING, REISSING, SINGER, WEISSINGER.

  BISSINGER: See also John W. Haarer


BISSIRI (Soundex B260) — See also BASORA, BECERRA, BECKBISSINGER, BESSIRE, BISSINGER, SIRIANNI, SIRICA, SIRICH, SIRIGNANO.

  Bissiri, Jeffrey (born c.1959) — of Valley Village, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born about 1959. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


BISSO (Soundex B200) — See also BASSO, BISSON, BISSONETTE, BISSONNETTE, BISSOON, BOIS, LABISSONIERE.

  Bisso, W. A. See William A. Bisso
  Bisso, William — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bisso, William A. (1875-1963) — also known as W. A. Bisso — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Born in 1875. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1936 (alternate), 1956. Died in 1963 (age about 88 years). Burial location unknown.


BISSON (Soundex B250) — See also BEASON, BEESON, BESON, BESSON, BISSO, BISSONETTE, BISSONNETTE, BISSOON, BOISSON, BOSSON, BRISSON, BUISSON, BUSSON, LABISSONIERE, NOBIS.

  Bisson, Albert L. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester 4th Ward, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bisson, Alexis F. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for New Hampshire state senate 18th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Bisson, Ken See Kenneth A. Bisson
  Bisson, Kenneth A. — also known as Ken Bisson — of Indiana. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 4th District, 1990 (Independent), 1996 (Libertarian). Still living as of 1996.
  Bisson, Louis — of Berlin, Coos County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Berlin 3rd Ward; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bisson, Rosaire W., Jr. — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


BISSONETTE (Soundex B253) — See also ANTIONETTE, ANTONETTE, BASNETT, BASNIGHT, BAZINET, BECENTI, BESSONETT, BISSO, BISSON, BISSONNETTE, BISSOON, BOZANT, JONETTE, LABISSONIERE, MARIONETTE, MIGNONETTE, MONETTE, PERSONETT, PERSONETTE.

  Bissonette, Charles A. — of Michigan. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Bissonette, Napoleon P. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.


BISSONNETTE (Soundex B253) — See also BASNETT, BASNIGHT, BAZINET, BECENTI, BESSONETT, BISSO, BISSON, BISSONETTE, BISSOON, BONNETT, BONNETTE, BOZANT, CONNETT, JEANSONNE, LABISSONIERE, MONNETT, PARSONNET, PASSONNO, REDONNETT, SONNE, SONNEBORN, SONNEDECKER, SONNEFELD, SONNELAND, SONNEMAN, SONNENBLICK, SONNENBURG, SONNENFELD, SONNENMARK, SONNENSCHEIN, SONNEVELDT.

  Bissonnette, Michael — of Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996; mayor of Chicopee, Mass., 2007-11. Still living as of 2011.


BISSOON (Soundex B250) — See also AHSOON, BEASON, BEESON, BESON, BESSON, BISSO, BISSON, BISSONETTE, BISSONNETTE, LABISSONIERE, MAYSOON, MISOON, NOBIS, PERSOON.

  Bissoon, Cathy (b. 1968) — Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., 1968. U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 2011-. Female. Puerto Rican and Asian/Pacific ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile


BISTLINE (Soundex B234) — See also ALBISTU, BEISTLINE, BISTOW, BISTRIN, BISTRUP, CHRISTLIEB, FASTLICH, HARTLINE, ISBISTER, LINE, OSBISTON, OSTLING, SABISTON, WESTLIE, WESTLING.

  Bistline, Beverly Barbara (b. 1922) — of Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho. Born in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho, August 28, 1922. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Idaho state house of representatives 33rd District, 1975-76. Female. United Church of Christ. Member, Soroptimists; American Bar Association. Still living as of 2004.
  Relatives: Daughter of Francis Marion Bistline (1896-1969) and Anne (Glindemann) Bistline (1897-1991); married 1948 to Arland Robert Spaulding (divorced 1949); granddaughter of John M. Bistline; grandniece of Joseph Bistline; cousin *** of Stephen Bistline.
  Political family: Bistline family of Pocatello, Idaho.
  Bistline, F. M. See Francis Marion Bistline
  Bistline, Francis Marion (1896-1969) — also known as Francis M. Bistline; F. M. Bistline — of Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho. Born in Ransom, Ness County, Kan., March 25, 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Idaho state house of representatives, 1937-47; Speaker of the Idaho State House of Representatives, 1941-43; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1940, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee); member of Democratic National Committee from Idaho, 1944-48. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Shriners; Lions; Elks; Sigma Nu; Phi Alpha Delta. While defending a client in a murder case, he suddenly collapsed and died from a heart attack, in the courtroom at the Bingham County Courthouse, Blackfoot, Bingham County, Idaho, January 20, 1969 (age 72 years, 301 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Pocatello, Idaho.
  Presumably named for: Francis Marion
  Relatives: Son of John M. Bistline and Martha (Shellenberger) Bistline; married, August 16, 1921, to Anne Glindemann (1897-1991); father of Beverly Barbara Bistline (1922-); nephew of Joseph Bistline.
  Political family: Bistline family of Pocatello, Idaho.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bistline, J. M. See John M. Bistline
  Bistline, Joe See Joseph Bistline
  Bistline, John M. — also known as J. M. Bistline — of Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho. Mayor of Pocatello, Idaho, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Joseph Bistline; father of Francis Marion Bistline; grandfather of Beverly Barbara Bistline (1922-).
  Political family: Bistline family of Pocatello, Idaho.
  Bistline, Joseph — also known as Joe Bistline — of Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho. Mayor of Pocatello, Idaho, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of John M. Bistline; uncle of Francis Marion Bistline; granduncle of Beverly Barbara Bistline (1922-).
  Political family: Bistline family of Pocatello, Idaho.
  Bistline, Stephen (1921-2001) — of Idaho; Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Born in Pocatello, Bannock County, Idaho, March 12, 1921. Justice of Idaho state supreme court, 1976-94; appointed 1976; resigned 1994. Died, from Alzheimer's disease, November 19, 2001 (age 80 years, 252 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Cousin *** of Beverly Barbara Bistline (1922-).
  Political family: Bistline family of Pocatello, Idaho.


BISTOW (Soundex B230) — See also ALBISTU, BASTA, BASTOW, BESTOW, BISTLINE, BISTRIN, BISTRUP, BOSTOW, BRISTOW, BUSTO, ISBISTER, LISTOWSKI, OSBISTON, RISTOW, SABISTON, STOW.

  Bistow, Henry — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1891. Burial location unknown.


BISTRIN (Soundex B236) — See also ALBISTU, BISTLINE, BISTOW, BISTRUP, BUESTRIN, ISBISTER, MEISTRIK, MISTRIC, OSBISTON, POLLASTRINI, SABISTON, STRINDEN, STRINE, STRINGER, STRINGFELLOW, STRINGFIELD, STRINGHAM, STRINKHARD.

  Bistrin, Meyer — of Eureka, Humboldt County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


BISTRUP (Soundex B236) — See also ALBISTU, BISTLINE, BISTOW, BISTRIN, CHRISTRUP, ISBISTER, OSBISTON, SABISTON, SISTRUNK.

  Bistrup, Charles — U.S. Consular Agent in Rønne, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


BITBADAL (Soundex B313) — See also BADAGNANI, BADAL, BADARACCO, BREITBACH, BREITBART, BREITBARTH, LUSTBADER.

  Bitbadal, Edesa — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BITELY (Soundex B340) — See also BEDTELYON, BETTYLU, BITER, BOTELHO, BOTELLO, CORTELYOU, FLATELY, GARBITELLI, GATELY, HATELY, UTELY, WHITELY.

  Bitely, N. H. — of Michigan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Bitely, Stephen A. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 4th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.


BITER (Soundex B360) — See also BAITER, BATER, BEITER, BETER, BETTER, BEUTTER, BIDER, BIER, BIETER, BITELY, BITHER, BITNER, BITTER, BITZER, BREIT, BRITE, BUTER, GARBITELLI.

  Biter, Robert A. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 17th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


BITGOOD (Soundex B323) — See also FURCHTGOTT, GOOD, KLITGAARD, MONTGOMERY, MONTGOMRY, RITGER, SCHNITGER, SITGREAVES, SNITGEN.

  Bitgood, Andrew D. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Connecticut, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Bitgood, Elisha Rockwell (1879-1961) — also known as Elisha R. Bitgood — of Hope Valley, Hopkinton, Washington County, R.I. Born in Voluntown, New London County, Conn., October 11, 1879. Democrat. Lumber mill owner; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1940. Died in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, November 25, 1961 (age 82 years, 45 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Hope Valley, Hopkinton, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of John Bitgood and Ida (Lewis) Bitgood (1856-1914); married, March 31, 1909, to Blanch E. Gibson (1892-1912); married, June 8, 1918, to Sarah J. Clarke (1890-1923).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bitgood, F. E. — of Killingly, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Killingly, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Bitgood, Grace R. — Dry candidate for delegate to Connecticut convention to ratify 21st amendment 18th District, 1933. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BITHER (Soundex B360) — See also BATHER, BEITER, BETER, BETTER, BEUTTER, BIETER, BITER, BITNER, BITTER, TABITHA.

  BITHER: See also Edwin Chick Burleigh


BITNER (Soundex B356) — See also BETTNER, BITER, BITHER, BITTNER, BRITTEN, BUTNER, BYTNER, FEITNER, FLITNER, GEITNER, KREITNER, LEITNER, NIBERT, RITNER, WHITNER, WHRITNER.

  Bitner, David (b. 1948) — of Florida. Born in Hagerstown, Washington County, Md., December 11, 1948. Republican. Member of Florida state house of representatives 71st District, 1993-. Baptist. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 1999.
  Bitner, Richard M. — of Lansdale, Montgomery County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Lansdale, Pa., 1955-70 (acting, 1955-56). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BITO (Soundex B300) — See also BEITO, BETOW, BITONDO, BOTTI, MORABITO, TIBO.

  BITO: See also Bito Barbieri


BITONDO (Soundex B353) — See also BETHONDE, BIONDO, BITO, MORABITO, ROTONDI, STONDALL, TONDA, TONDEE, TONDREAU, TONDRIA, TONDRO.

  Bitondo, Ron See Ronald Bitondo
  Bitondo, Ronald — also known as Ron Bitondo — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1996, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


BITTEL (Soundex B340) — See also BEITEL, BETHEL, BETHELL, BEUTTEL, BITTENBENDER, BITTER, BITTERMAN, ITTEL.

  BITTEL: See also Wilbur Joseph Cohen


BITTENBENDER (Soundex B351) — See also ANBENDER, BENDEKOVIC, BENDEL, BENDER, BENDERSON, BITTEL, BITTER, BITTERMAN, BRABENDER, CRITTENBERGER, FASBENDER, FASSBENDER, MITTENBERG, RITTENBAND, VANBENDEGOM, VONBENDLER, WHITTENBERG, WHITTENBERGER, WHITTENBURG, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG.

  Bittenbender, George K. — of Freeland, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Acting postmaster at Freeland, Pa., 1957-58. Still living as of 1958.


BITTER (Soundex B360) — See also BEITER, BETER, BETTER, BEUTTER, BIETER, BITER, BITHER, BITTEL, BITTENBENDER, BITTERMAN, BITTLER, BITTNER, BREIT, BRITE, BRITTER, BUTTER, DITTER, FITTER, VITTER.

  BITTER: See also Susan Bitter Smith
  Bitter, Diane — of Rye Beach, Rye, Rockingham County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 2016. Female. Still living as of 2016.


BITTERMAN (Soundex B365) — See also BATTERMAN, BETTERMANN, BITTEL, BITTENBENDER, BITTER, BOTTERMAN, BREITMAN, COTTERMAN, ERMAN, FETTERMAN, GETTERMAN, KATTERMANN, KETTERMAN, KITTERMAN, KOTTERMAN, LETTERMAN, OTTERMANN, RATTERMAN.

  Bitterman, Mary — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 1st District, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


BITTING (Soundex B352) — See also BETTING, BITTINGER, BITTINGS, BRITTING, BUTING, TING.

  Bitting, William C. — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932. Burial location unknown.


BITTINGER (Soundex B352) — See also BETTINGER, BITTING, BITTINGS, GITTINGER, INGER, PITTINGER, SCHMITTINGER, TITTINGER, WHITTINGER.

  Bittinger, Freer See J. Freer Bittinger
  Bittinger, J. Freer — of Ashland, Ashland County, Ohio. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 17th District, 1924; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Bittinger, John Lawrence (b. 1833) — also known as John L. Bittinger — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Born near Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pa., November 28, 1833. Republican. Newspaper editor; postmaster at St. Joseph, Mo., 1861-65; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1872, 1896; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1895-98, 1905-06 (Buchanan County 1st District 1895-98, Buchanan County 2nd District 1905-06); U.S. Consul General in Montreal, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 10, 1862, to Annie M. Smith.
  Bittinger, W. P. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Bittinger, Zella M. — of Ashland, Ashland County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BITTINGS (Soundex B352) — See also BITTING, BITTINGER, BOTTINGHAUS, BROOKS-BITTINGS, GETTINGS, GITTINGS, HASTINGS, INGS, KEATINGS, TINGSLEY.

  BITTINGS: See also Rosemary Brooks-Bittings


BITTLER (Soundex B346) — See also BEITLER, BERTIL, BEUTLER, BIRTLE, BITTER, BRITTLE, BUTTLER, LITTLER, MITTLER, RIBLET, SITTLER, SPITTLER, TITTLER, TRIBBLE, TRIBLE.

  Bittler, C. C. — of New Castle, Henry County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bittler, George A. — of Indiana. Indiana state treasurer, 1915-17. Burial location unknown.


BITTMAN (Soundex B355) — See also BATMAN, BETTMAN, BETTMANN, BOATMAN, BOITMANN, BOOTHMAN, BUTMAN, DITTMAN, DITTMANN, LITTMAN, PITTMAN, TITTMANN, WITTMAN, WITTMANN.

  Bittman, Fred — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Union candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 6th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bittman, George M. — of Wamego, Pottawatomie County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1924 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bittman, Omar — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bittman, Mrs. R. R. — of Independence, Montgomery County, Kan. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Kansas, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.


BITTNER (Soundex B356) — See also BETTNER, BITNER, BITTER, BRITTEN, BRITTNEY, BUTTNER, GRITTNER, ITTNER, MITTNACHT, MITTNESS, NIBERT, PITTNEY, QUITTNER.

  BITTNER: See also Joseph W. Cowgill
  Bittner, Arthur H. (1880-1933) — of St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minn. Born in 1880. Mayor of St. Peter, Minn., 1931-33; died in office 1933. Died January 15, 1933 (age about 52 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Near St. Peter, Le Sueur County, Minn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bittner, Cecelia — of California. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bittner, David — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Bittner, Frank O. (1861-1942) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Chemnitz, Germany, August 20, 1861. Republican. Naturalized U.S. citizen; building contractor; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 4th District, 1915-16, 1919-22, 1927-28. German ancestry. Died in 1942 (age about 80 years). Interment at Zion Cemetery, Bel-Nor, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, November 22, 1892, to Ursula Blumer (1870-1942).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bittner, Grove See Grover Joseph Bittner
  Bittner, Grover Joseph (1885-1965) — also known as Grover J. Bittner; Grove Bittner — of Bellevue, Jackson County, Iowa. Born in Bellevue, Jackson County, Iowa, August 23, 1885. Democrat. Lumber dealer; mayor of Bellevue, Iowa, 1936-48; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1939-40; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1940. Catholic. Member, Lions; Knights of Columbus. Died, in Mercy Hospital, Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa, July 4, 1965 (age 79 years, 315 days). Entombed at St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, Bellevue, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Louis Bittner (1848-1930) and Mary Gertrude (Niemeyer) Bittner (1854-1915); married, October 29, 1915, to Frances Margaret Ernst (1874-1945); married 1946 to Waive Ellen Ernst (1901-1992).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bittner, John G. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1956; postmaster at Rochester, N.Y., 1962-69 (acting, 1962-63). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bittner, Walter — of Bloomington, McLean County, Ill. Mayor of Bloomington, Ill., 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Bittner, William — of Wisconsin. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


BITTORF (Soundex B361) — See also BOTTORF, BOTTORFF, POTTORF, SPLITTORFF, TORF, VITTORIA, VITTORIO.

  Bittorf, John (born c.1834) — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Germany, about 1834. Butcher; mayor of Wyandotte, Mich., 1876, 1878. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Bittorf, Joseph H. — of Sterling, Whiteside County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


BITTROLF (Soundex B364) — See also CATTRON, FETHEROLF, FETTEROLF, MAROLF, MOTTRONE, PETROL, PETROLATI, QUATTRO, QUATTROCCHI, QUATTROCIOCCHI, ROLF, ROLFE, ROLFES, ROLFSON, STROLIS, STROLLO, TROLAND, TROLLER, TROLLEY, TUTTROP, ZITTROUER.

  Bittrolf, Frederick C. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BITZ (Soundex B320) — See also BATZ, BEETS, BEITZ, BETS, BETTS, BETZ, BILTZ, BITZER, BLITZ, BOTZ, BUTZ, DEMBITZ, FITZ, GRABITZ, HABITZ, HAMBITZER, KIBITZ, LUBITZ, PITZ, SKUBITZ.

  BITZ: See also Jon Tester


BITZER (Soundex B326) — See also BITER, BITZ, BRIETZ, DEMBITZ, FITZER, GRABITZ, HABITZ, HAMBITZER, KIBITZ, LUBITZ, PITZER, SKUBITZ.

  BITZER: See also Donald Holman McLean
  Bitzer, Frederick J. — of Bloomfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bitzer, Jacob — of Arlington, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Bitzer, John Frederick — of Bloomfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bloomfield; elected 1954, 1956; defeated, 1960, 1962. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BIUNNO (Soundex B500) — See also BAFUNNO, BALCIUNAS, BENO, BENOY, BIUS, BYNOE, CIUNGAN, DEMUNNO, EUSEBIUS, FABIUS, GIUNCHIGLIANI, GUNNOE, LEBBIUS, MEBIUS, RIUNER, STASIUN.

  Biunno, Ferdinand J. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Biunno, Vincent Pasquale (1916-1991) — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., February 2, 1916. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1973-82; took senior status 1982. Died in Passaic, Passaic County, N.J., July 30, 1991 (age 75 years, 178 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


BIUS (Soundex B200) — See also BAUS, BEASSE, BEES, BEIS, BEISE, BESS, BESSE, BEUSE, BEYES, BEZZ, BIAS, BIASE, BIBUS, BIUNNO, BIZ, BYUS, EUSEBIUS, FABIUS, LEBBIUS, MEBIUS, PIUS.

  Bius, Ben — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 2nd District, 1996; candidate for Texas state house of representatives 18th District, 1998, 2000; candidate in primary for Texas state senate 5th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


BIVENS (Soundex B152) — See also BEVANS, BEVENS, BEVINS, BIBENS, BIVINS, GIVENS, IVENS.

  Bivens, Don See Donald Bivens
  Bivens, Donald — also known as Don Bivens — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 2008; candidate for Presidential Elector for Arizona, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Bivens, Edward, Jr. (b. 1923) — of Inkster, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Indiana, Indiana County, Pa., February 8, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 37th District, 1968; mayor of Inkster, Mich., 1970-75, 1991-99; defeated, 1999; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Methodist. African ancestry. Member, Omega Psi Phi; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans; Elks. Still living as of 1999.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Bivens, Sr. and Charlotte (McCreary) Bivens; married 1950 to Irene Edna Stewart.
  Bivens, H. W. — of Greenbrier County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Greenbrier County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Bivens, John M. — of Albemarle, Stanly County, N.C. Postmaster at Albemarle, N.C., 1867-89. Burial location unknown.
  Bivens, Lena May — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 10th District, 1970. Female. Still living as of 1970.


BIVIJI (Soundex B120) — See also BIVIN, BIVINGS, BIVINS, TURBIVILLE, USHIJIMA, VIJI.

  Biviji, Fatema — of Irving, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BIVIN (Soundex B150) — See also BEAVEN, BEVAN, BEVIN, BIVIJI, BIVINGS, BIVINS, BIVONA, BOIVIN, BOVIN, TURBIVILLE.

  Bivin, Bill — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 127th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Bivin, Keith — of Central City, Muhlenberg County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 15th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.


BIVINGS (Soundex B152) — See also BIVIJI, BIVIN, BIVINS, GIVING, INGS, LEVINGSTON, LIVINGHOUSE, LIVINGOOD, LIVINGS, LIVINGSTON, LIVINGSTONE, LOVINGS, RIVINGTON, STRIVINGS, TURBIVILLE.

  BIVINGS: See also Isaac Wheeler Avery


BIVINS (Soundex B152) — See also BEVANS, BEVENS, BEVINS, BIVENS, BIVIJI, BIVIN, BIVINGS, DRIVINSKY, GIVINS, IVINS, IVINSON, TURBIVILLE.

  BIVINS: See also Parsons King Johnson
  Bivins, A. E. — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Mercer County Democratic Party, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Bivins, Benjamin O. — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Bivins, E. G. — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Republican. Acting postmaster at Lincoln, Neb., 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Bivins, J. D. — of Albemarle, Stanly County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Albemarle, N.C., 1913-22. Burial location unknown.
Teel Bivins Bivins, Miles Teel (1947-2009) — also known as Teel Bivins — of Amarillo, Potter County, Tex. Born in Amarillo, Potter County, Tex., November 22, 1947. Republican. Lawyer; rancher; member of Texas state senate 31st District, 1989-2004; U.S. Ambassador to Sweden, 2004-06. Episcopalian. Died, from progressive supranuclear palsy, in Amarillo, Potter County, Tex., October 26, 2009 (age 61 years, 338 days). Interment at Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Lee Truscott Bivins (1916-1972) and Betty (Teel) Bivins (1919-2008).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: U.S. Department of State
  Bivins, Ollie B., Jr. — of Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee County 1st District, 1960; circuit judge in Michigan 7th Circuit, 1975-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Bivins, Stella M. — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Bluefield, W.Va., 1933-35. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bivins, Teel See Miles Teel Bivins
  Bivins, Wilbert — of Millville, Cumberland County, N.J. Republican. Chair of Cumberland County Republican Party, 1925. Burial location unknown.


BIVONA (Soundex B150) — See also BEAVEN, BEVAN, BEVIN, BIVIN, BOIVIN, BOVIN, IVON, IVONNE, LAVONA, LIVONIA, VIVONI, VIZZAVONA, VONARX, VONAXELSON.

  Bivona, Clara K. — of Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1956-59. Female. Still living as of 1959.


BIWER (Soundex B600) — See also BIER, BOWER, BOWERY, BOWYER, STEIWER.

  Biwer, H. N. — of Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Biwer, Roseann — of Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.


BIXBY (Soundex B210) — See also BIGBY, BISBY, BIXLER, CLIXBY, HAXBY, PERBIX, SAXBY, SIXBEY.

  BIXBY: See also Washington Adams — Charles Herbert Allen — Abijah Blodget — Arthur Hiram Day — George Henry Fairbanks — Roswell Farnham — Joseph Preston Hotchkis — Rufus King Jordan — Hobart Krum — Seymour Lowman
  Bixby, Abel J. — of Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wayne County 2nd District, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Bixby, Burdell See R. Burdell Bixby
  Bixby, Chester — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Communist. Workers candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 6th District, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Bixby, Chester W. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1917; Workers candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bixby, David — of Garfield, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Mayor of Garfield, N.J.; elected 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Bixby, Esther C. — of Berlin, Coos County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Berlin 4th Ward; elected 1938. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bixby, Francis M. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate, 1876-77, 1880-81 (8th District 1876-77, 9th District 1880-81). Burial location unknown.
  Bixby, R. Burdell — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1960; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Bixby, Stephen L. — of Globe, Gila County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state senate, 1941-48. Burial location unknown.
  Bixby, Tams, Jr. — of Muskogee, Muskogee County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bixby, William — of Francestown, Hillsborough County, N.H. Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1828; member of New Hampshire state senate 7th District, 1829-31. Burial location unknown.


BIXLER (Soundex B246) — See also BIGLER, BIXBY, PERBIX, PIXLEY, TRIXLER.

  Bixler, B. F. — of Hitchcock, Spink County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 33rd District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Bixler, Cora Mae — also known as Cora M. Bixler — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania at-large, 1918; nominated in primary for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania 1926, but withdrew before election. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Bixler, Debbie — Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives 105th District, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Bixler, Harris Jacob (1870-1941) — also known as Harris J. Bixler — of Johnsonburg, Elk County, Pa. Born in New Buffalo, Perry County, Pa., September 16, 1870. Republican. School teacher; banker; Mayor of Johnsonburg, Pa., 1908-12; Elk County Sheriff, 1916-20; Elk County Treasurer, 1920-21; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 28th District, 1921-27. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Knights of Pythias; Elks; Moose. Died in Johnsonburg, Elk County, Pa., March 29, 1941 (age 70 years, 194 days). Interment at Duncannon Cemetery, Duncannon, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Bixler and Sarah (Falkner) Bixler; married, September 26, 1896, to Jeanette Pray.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bixler, John — of Corning, Adams County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Bixler, Moses — of Dakota County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 3, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bixler, W. B. — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bixler, William F. — Democrat. Candidate for Oklahoma state house of representatives 11th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Bixler, William L. — of Ephrata, Lancaster County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Ephrata, Pa., 1898-1907. Burial location unknown.


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

  Biz: See Paul B. Dawson


BIZZELL (Soundex B240) — See also BEAZEL, BEAZELL, BEISEL, BEISELE, BIESEL, BISEL, BISSEL, BISSELL, BIZ, BUZZELL, FIZZELL, FRIZZELL, FRIZZELLE, IMPELLIZZERI, NIZZE, WHIZZER, ZELL.

  Bizzell, A. F. — of Laurinburg, Richmond County (now Scotland County), N.C. Postmaster at Laurinburg, N.C., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Bizzell, E. A. — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Johnston County, 1874-75, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.


BJARNE (Soundex B265) — See also ARNE, BARNE, BJORN, BJORNN, DEJARNETT, DEJARNETTE, JARNAGIN, JARNECKE, JARNELS, JARNIGAN.

  BJARNE: See also Bjarne Elgar Grottum — Bjarne Klaussen — Bjarne Ursin


BJELLA (Soundex B240) — See also BELLA, BJERKE, BJERRING, KJELLANDER.

  Bjella, Arley R. (1916-2001) — of Williston, Williams County, N.Dak.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Williston, Williams County, N.Dak., November 16, 1916. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1948 (alternate), 1956, 1960. Lutheran. Member, Theta Chi; Phi Delta Phi; Jaycees; Rotary; American Bar Association; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Died May 21, 2001 (age 84 years, 186 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Asle Bjella and Clara (Bagstad) Bjella; married 1948 to Beverly Heen.


BJERKE (Soundex B262) — See also BERKE, BJELLA, BJERRING, BJORK, JERKATIS, JERKINS.

  Bjerke, Alan — of Vermont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Bjerke, Mary — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Iowa, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


BJERRING (Soundex B265) — See also BJELLA, BJERKE, JERRI, JERRIE, JERRIS, JERRISON, JERRITT, RING.

  BJERRING: See also Charles Gustav Binderup


BJORGE (Soundex B262) — See also BORGE, INGIBJORG, JORG, JORGEN, JORGENS, JORGENSEN, JORGENSON.

  Bjorge, Hans P. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1885-88, 1891-94 (District 43 1885-88, District 48 1891-94). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
Henry O. Bjorge Bjorge, Henry O. (born c.1874) — Born in Lake Park, Becker County, Minn., about 1874. Farmer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1905-10, 1913-18 (District 60 1905-10, 1913-14, District 63 1915-18). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917


BJORK (Soundex B262) — See also BJERKE, BJORKBACK, BJORKLUND, BJORKMAN, BJORKQUIST, BORK.

  Bjork, Vining Lindbom (1910-1981) — also known as Vining L. Bjork — of Ishpeming, Marquette County, Mich. Born in Ishpeming, Marquette County, Mich., May 19, 1910. Republican. Funeral director; mayor of Ishpeming, Mich., 1937-40. Swedish ancestry. Died in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., October 19, 1981 (age 71 years, 153 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Albert Carl Bjork (1882-1945) and Signe (Lindbom) Bjork (1887-1960).


BJORKBACK (Soundex B262) — See also BIRKBECK, BJORK, BJORKLUND, BJORKMAN, BJORKQUIST, KIRKBRIDE, KIRKBY, LARKBY, MARKBREIT.

  BJORKBACK: See also Kenneth Theodore Anderson


BJORKLUND (Soundex B262) — See also BACKLUND, BJORK, BJORKBACK, BJORKMAN, BJORKQUIST, CORKLE, ECKLUND, EKLUND, KLUNDER, MACCORKLE, MCCORKLE, WICKLUND.

Albin E. Bjorklund Bjorklund, Albin Edmund (1886-1937) — also known as Albin E. Bjorklund — Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., December 16, 1886. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 37, 1915-18. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., June 19, 1937 (age 50 years, 185 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Maplewood, Minn.
  Relatives: Son of Anders Gustaf Bjorklund (1845-1913) and Albertina (Romwall) Bjorklund (1851-1939); married to Mabel C. Wahlberg (1891-1969).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
  Bjorklund, Jason Lee — of Madison, Lake County, S.Dak. Independent candidate for South Dakota state house of representatives 8th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.


BJORKMAN (Soundex B262) — See also BJORK, BJORKBACK, BJORKLUND, BJORKQUIST, STORKMAN, WORKMAN.

  Bjorkman, Evelyn C. — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BJORKQUIST (Soundex B262) — See also BJORK, BJORKBACK, BJORKLUND, BJORKMAN.

  Bjorkquist, Edward L. — of Moorhead, Clay County, Minn. Postmaster at Moorhead, Minn., 1901-07. Burial location unknown.


BJORLIE (Soundex B264) — See also CORLIES, KJORLANG, KJORLAUG, ORLIE, SORLIE, STORLIE, THORLIEF.

  Bjorlie, Liv — of North Dakota. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from North Dakota, 1968; speaker, Democratic National Convention, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.


BJORN (Soundex B265) — See also ABJORNSON, ASBJORNSON, BJARNE, BJORNN, BJORNSETH, BJORNSON, BJORNSSON, BJORNSTAD, BJORNSTJERNE, BORN, JORN, SIGBJORNSSON, SVEINBJORN, THORBJORN.

  BJORN: See also Rasmus Björn Anderson — Herman Bjorn Dahle


BJORNN (Soundex B265) — See also ABJORNSON, ASBJORNSON, BJARNE, BJORN, BJORNSETH, BJORNSON, BJORNSSON, BJORNSTAD, BJORNSTJERNE, BORNN, SIGBJORNSSON, SVEINBJORN, THORBJORN.

  Bjornn, Marsha — of Rexburg, Madison County, Idaho. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


BJORNSETH (Soundex B265) — See also ABJORNSON, ARNSEN, ASBJORNSON, BERNSEN, BJORN, BJORNN, BJORNSON, BJORNSSON, BJORNSTAD, BJORNSTJERNE, BJORSETH, DUNSETH, FERNSELL, FINSETH, GARNSEY, GRONSETH, GUERNSEY, GURNSEY, HAGUNSETH, LUNSETH, SIGBJORNSSON, SVEINBJORN, THORBJORN.

  Bjornseth, E. H. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1959. Still living as of 1959.


BJORNSON (Soundex B265) — See also ABJORNSON, ASBJORNSON, BJORN, BJORNN, BJORNSETH, BJORNSSON, BJORNSTAD, BJORNSTJERNE, BJORSON, BYORNSON, SIGBJORNSSON, SVEINBJORN, THORBJORN.

  Bjornson, Gunnar B. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1913-16 (District 17 1913-14, District 13 1915-16). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Björnson, Kristjan Valdimar (1906-1987) — also known as Val Björnson — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneota, Lyon County, Minn., August 29, 1906. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; associate editor, St. Paul Pioneer Press and Dispatch newspaper; Minnesota state treasurer, 1951-55, 1957-75; candidate for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1960. Died, of congestive heart failure, in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., March 3, 1987 (age 80 years, 186 days). Burial location unknown.
  Bjornson, M. F. — Republican. Presidential Elector for North Dakota, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Björnson, Val See Kristjan Valdimar Björnson


BJORNSSON (Soundex B265) — See also ABJORNSON, ASBJORNSON, BJORN, BJORNN, BJORNSETH, BJORNSON, BJORNSTAD, BJORNSTJERNE, HANSSON, JANSSON, JOHANSSON, JONSSON, KJARTONSSON, SIGBJORNSSON, SVEINBJORN, SWENSSON, THORBJORN.

  Bjornsson, Julie — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


BJORNSTAD (Soundex B265) — See also ABJORNSON, ASBJORNSON, BARNSTABLE, BJORN, BJORNN, BJORNSETH, BJORNSON, BJORNSSON, BJORNSTJERNE, BORNSTEIN, BURNSTAD, FIRNSTAHL, HORNSTEIN, HORNSTRA, JERNSTAD, ORNSTEIN, SIGBJORNSSON, SVEINBJORN, THORBJORN.

  BJORNSTAD: See also Theodore Leonard Irving


BJORNSTJERNE (Soundex B265) — See also ABJORNSON, ASBJORNSON, BJORN, BJORNN, BJORNSETH, BJORNSON, BJORNSSON, BJORNSTAD, BORNSTEIN, BOTJER, CORRETJER, HORNSTEIN, HORNSTRA, JERNEE, JERNEGAN, JERNER, KRISTJAN, ORNSTEIN, SIGBJORNSSON, SVEINBJORN, THORBJORN, WOLTJER.

  BJORNSTJERNE: See also Floyd Björnstjerne Olson


BJORSETH (Soundex B262) — See also BJORNSETH, BJORSON, BORSETT, DORSET, DORSETT, DORSETTE, FORSETH, HERSETH, HORSETZKY, KANJORSKI, MAJORS, OVERSETH, SETH, SKORSETS, THORSETT.

  Bjorseth, Conrad M. — of Aurora, Kane County, Ill. Mayor of Aurora, Ill., 1935-37. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BJORSON (Soundex B262) — See also BJORNSON, BJORSETH, CORSON, HALVORSON, KANJORSKI, KORSON, MAJORS, MORSON, ORSON, SCORSONE, THORSON, VICTORSON.

  Bjorson, G. A. — of Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio. Mayor of Warren, Ohio, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BLABER (Soundex B416) — See also ABER, BABER, BABLER, BALBIR, BARBEL, BILBERRY, BILBRAY, BILLBROUGH, BLABEY, BLABON, GLABERMAN, LABERDIE, LABERGE, LABERT, LABERTEW, LILABERDIA.

  Blaber, Ramona — of Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


BLABEY (Soundex B410) — See also ABEYTIA, BLABER, BLABON, BLUBAUGH, MABEY, PABEY, SABEY, SLABEY.

  Blabey, Robert G. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1932. Burial location unknown.


BLABON (Soundex B415) — See also BALABAN, BALBINA, BALBONI, BLABER, BLABEY, BLOEBAUN, LABONTE.

  Blabon, George C. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Blabon, R. C. — of Patagonia, Santa Cruz County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1948 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BLACEY (Soundex B420) — See also ACEY, BLAKEY, BLASEY, BLASI, BLASY, BLAUSEY, BLAZO, LACEY, OLACEY.

  BLACEY: See also Blacey Cammarata


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