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BLUN (Soundex B450) — See also BLAN, BLIN, BLON, BLUM, BLUNCK, BLUNDELL, BLUNDON, BLUNK, BLUNT, BLUNTSHLI, BLYN.

  Blun, Henry, Jr. — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Republican. Postmaster at Savannah, Ga., 1902-12; delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1908, 1912; member of Republican National Committee from Georgia, 1908. Burial location unknown.


BLUNCK (Soundex B452) — See also BLANC, BLANCH, BLANCK, BLANCKE, BLANK, BLANKE, BLINCK, BLUN, BLUNDELL, BLUNDON, BLUNK, BLUNT, BLUNTSHLI, LUNCEFORD.

  Blunck, A. E. — of Johnstown, Fulton County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.


BLUNDELL (Soundex B453) — See also ARUNDEL, BLONDEL, BLONDELL, BLUN, BLUNCK, BLUNDON, BLUNK, BLUNT, BLUNTSHLI, CUNDELL, DELL, FLUNDER, KLUNDER, LUNDE, LUNDEEN, LUNDELIUS, LUNDELL, LUNDEMO, LUNDEN, LUNDENE, LUNDEQUIST, LUNDER, LUNDERGAN, MUNDELL, PLUNDER, RUNDEL, RUNDELL, SUNDELL, VONGUNDELL.

  Blundell, Art — of Roseville, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 22nd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Blundell, Charles — of Marshall, Clark County, Ill. Democrat. Chair of Clark County Democratic Party, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Blundell, Fred — of Lockhart, Caldwell County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Blundell, James H. (d. 1956) — of Waco, McLennan County, Tex.; Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940 (alternate), 1948. Died in 1956. Interment at Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Tex.
  Blundell, Kacey — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2020. Female. Still living as of 2020.


BLUNDON (Soundex B453) — See also BLANDIN, BLONDIN, BLUN, BLUNCK, BLUNDELL, BLUNK, BLUNT, BLUNTSHLI, DUNDON, LAUNDON.

  Blundon, J. Paul — of West Virginia. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Blundon, Paul See J. Paul Blundon


BLUNK (Soundex B452) — See also BLANC, BLANCH, BLANCK, BLANCKE, BLANK, BLANKE, BLINCK, BLUN, BLUNCK, BLUNDELL, BLUNDON, BLUNT, BLUNTSHLI, BUNK, KLUNK, LUNKE, LUNKENHEIMER, PLUNKET, PLUNKETT, PLUNKITT.

  Blunk, Henry M. — of Bradleyville, Taney County, Mo. Republican. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Taney County, 1911-14. Burial location unknown.
  Blunk, J. J. — of Doniphan, Ripley County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Ripley County Democratic Party, 1921. Burial location unknown.


BLUNT (Soundex B453) — See also BLENDT, BLOUNT, BLUN, BLUNCK, BLUNDELL, BLUNDON, BLUNK, BLUNTSHLI, GLUNT, LUNT, SCHLUNT, VOLUNTEER.

  BLUNT: See also Marla Blunt-Carter — Lisa Blunt Rochester
  Blunt, A. G. — of Skowhegan, Somerset County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Blunt, Andy — of Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Blunt, C. Harry — of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo. Mayor of Colorado Springs, Colo., 1952-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Blunt, Charles R. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1927-29. Burial location unknown.
  Blunt, Edward O. — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 17th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Blunt, G. W. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Blunt, Harry See C. Harry Blunt
  Blunt, Jeffrey Charles — also known as Jeffrey C. Blunt — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas, 1998 (21st District), 2000 (23rd District), 2002 (23rd District), 2004 (11th District), 2012 (23rd District); candidate for Texas state house of representatives 125th District, 2006, 2010. Still living as of 2012.
  Blunt, John H. — of Ashland, Hanover County, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Ashland, Va., 1889-94. Burial location unknown.
  Blunt, Lisa LaTrelle See Lisa Blunt Rochester
  Blunt, Matt See Matthew Roy Blunt
  Blunt, Matthew Roy (b. 1970) — also known as Matt Blunt — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Born in Springfield, Greene County, Mo., November 20, 1970. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives 139th District, 1999-2000; secretary of state of Missouri, 2001-05; Governor of Missouri, 2005-09; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Baptist. Member, Farm Bureau; American Legion. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Roseann Blunt and Roy D. Blunt (1950-).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Blunt, Raymond S., Sr. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Blunt, Roscoe — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Blunt, Roy D. (b. 1950) — also known as Roy Blunt — of Strafford, Greene County, Mo. Born in Niangua, Webster County, Mo., January 10, 1950. Republican. Secretary of state of Missouri, 1985-93; President, Southwest Baptist University, 1993-96.; U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1997-. Baptist. Member, Kappa Alpha Order. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Father of Matthew Roy Blunt (1970-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Blunt, Shelton D. — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Blunt, T. E. — U.S. Consular Agent in Adrianople, as of 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Blunt, Theodore — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Blunt, William E. — of Haverhill, Essex County, Mass. Born in Massachusetts. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1888; U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1891. Burial location unknown.


BLUNT-CARTER (Soundex B453)

  Blunt-Carter, Marla — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


BLUNT-ROCHESTER (Soundex B453)

  Blunt Rochester, Lisa (b. 1962) — also known as Lisa LaTrelle Blunt — Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., February 10, 1962. Democrat. Delaware Secretary of Labor, 1998-2001; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 2017-. Female. African ancestry. Member, Urban League. First woman and first African-American to represent Delaware in Congress. Still living as of 2020.
  Relatives: Daughter of Ted Blunt and Alice LaTrelle (Jackson) Blunt; married 1982 to Alex Bradley (divorced 2003); married 2006 to Charles Rochester (died 2014).
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article


BLUNTSHLI (Soundex B453) — See also ASHLIN, ASHLINE, BASHLINE, BESHLIN, BLUN, BLUNCK, BLUNDELL, BLUNDON, BLUNK, BLUNT, BUNTS, COUNTS, GLUNT, HUNTSINGER, HUNTSMAN, LUNT, MOUNTS, MUNTS, RUSHLIGHT, SCHLUNT, SHLICKERMAN, SHLIVEK, VOLUNTEER, YOUNTS.

  BLUNTSHLI: See also Harrison Freeman Matthews


BLUST (Soundex B423) — See also BALLESTA, BALZOTTI, BLISSITT, BOLSTA, BUST, CLUSTER, CZELUSTA, ILLUSTRIOUS, LUST, LUSTBADER, LUSTENBERGER, LUSTER, LUSTICA, LUSTIG, TLUSTY.

  Blust, John J. — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BLUTE (Soundex B430) — See also BLUE, BLUITTE, BLUTHARDT, BLUTHENTHAL, BULLET, BUTEL, CLUTE, GALUTERIA, JUNGBLUTH, KLUTE, KLUTER, LUTE, LUTERMAN, LUTES, ROSENBLUTH, SCHLUTER.

  Blute, Peter I. (b. 1956) — of Massachusetts. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., January 28, 1956. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1987-93; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1993-97; defeated, 1996. Catholic. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier


BLUTHARDT (Soundex B436) — See also BLUTE, BLUTHENTHAL, DOTHARD, GEISTHARDT, GOTHARD, GOTTHARDT, HARDT, JUNGBLUTH, LEUTHARDT, LUTHARDT, ROSENBLUTH, SOUTHARD.

  Bluthardt, Theodore J. (d. 1906) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Physician; U.S. Consul in Barmen, 1904-06, died in office 1906. German ancestry. Died in Barmen (now part of Wuppertal), Germany, January 14, 1906. Burial location unknown.


BLUTHENTHAL (Soundex B435) — See also BLUTE, BLUTHARDT, CAUTHEN, HENTHORN, HOHENTHAL, HOHENTHANER, JUNGBLUTH, LUTHER, REICHENTHAL, ROSENBLUTH, RUTHENBERG, VONLUTHER.

  BLUTHENTHAL: See also Joseph Saul Kornfeld


BLY (Soundex B400) — See also BLEA, BLEE, BLEI, BLIGH, BLY-CHESTER, BLYE, BYL, FLY.

  BLY: See also Cheryl Bly-Chester
  Bly, Belden G., Jr. — of Saugus, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bly, David — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 2007-10, 2013- (District 25-B 2007-10, District 20-B 2013-16). Still living as of 2016.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Bly, Dawn — Reform candidate for U.S. Representative from Kansas 3rd District, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Bly, Eber H. — of Superior, Douglas County, Wis. Republican. Postmaster at Superior, Wis., 1864-70. Burial location unknown.
  Bly, Edward S. — of New York. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 31st District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Bly, James F. (b. 1886) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., July 30, 1886. Republican. Architect; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1920-22; defeated, 1922, 1923, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Bly, John — of Garretson, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 10th District, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Bly, Ray — Candidate for U.S. Senator from Maryland, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Bly, Rodney A. — of Van Buren Township, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Van Buren Township, Michigan, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Bly, Theron (1786-1850) — of Harmony town, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Born in Bennington, Bennington County, Vt., July 31, 1786. Member of New York state assembly from Chautauqua County, 1832. Died in Harmony town, Chautauqua County, N.Y., March 14, 1850 (age 63 years, 226 days). Interment at Bly Cemetery, North Harmony town, Chautauqua County, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Asa Bly (1758-1822) and Desire (Smith) Bly (1767-1820); married 1805 to Phebe Bemus (1786-1867).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BLY-CHESTER (Soundex B422) — See also BLY, CHESTER.

  Bly-Chester, Cheryl — of California. Republican. Candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.


BLYDENBURGH (Soundex B435) — See also BRANDENBURG, BRANDENBURGER, BRANDENBURGH, CLYDE, FRECKENBURGH, FREDENBURGH, HARDENBURG, HARDENBURGER, HARDENBURGH, HEYDENBERK, KLYDE, LADENBURG, LYDE, LYDECKER, LYDEN, OLDENBURG, RIFFENBURGH, RIVENBURGH, STOUTENBURGH, VANDENBURG, VANDENBURGH, VANSTEENBURGH, VANVALKENBURGH, VANVOLKENBURGH, VREDENBURGH, WENDENBURG.

  BLYDENBURGH: See also Charles Albert Floyd
  Blydenburgh, James C. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 1st District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Blydenburgh, Levi N. — of Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 11th District, 1868. Burial location unknown.


BLYE (Soundex B400) — See also BLEA, BLEE, BLEI, BLIGH, BLUE, BLY, ELBY, FLYE, LYBE.

  Blye, Bro See O. Blye
  Blye, O. — also known as Bro Blye — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind. Republican. Candidate in primary for mayor of Fort Wayne, Ind., 2003. Still living as of 2003.


BLYMYER (Soundex B456) — See also BLAMIRE, BLOMEYER, BLOOMER, BLUMER, MYER.

  BLYMYER: See also Charles Gates Dawes


BLYN (Soundex B450) — See also BLAN, BLENN, BLIN, BLINN, BLON, BLUN, BLYNN, TAMBLYN, TOMBLYN.

  Blyn, Arthur — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Blyn, Arthur E. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 8th District, 1946; member of New York American Labor Party Executive Committee, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BLYNN (Soundex B450) — See also BLENN, BLIN, BLINN, BLYN, DLYNN, FLYNN, LYNN, TAMBLYN, TOMBLYN.

  Blynn, Lehman — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1888. Burial location unknown.


BLYSTONE (Soundex B423) — See also BLAUSTEIN, BLEISTEIN, BLOUSTEIN, BLUESTEIN, BLUESTONE, BOYLSTON, ELYSTUS, KEYSTON, LYSTER, LYSTON, LYSTRA, ROYSTON, STONE, TONE.

  Blystone, Paul W. — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 1st District, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Blystone, Rose — of Cambridge Springs, Crawford County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Blystone, W. J. — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1907-09. Burial location unknown.
  Blystone, Walter I. — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 1st District, 1907. Burial location unknown.


BLYTH (Soundex B430) — See also BLETT, BLIGHT, BLITHE, BLYTHE, BLYTHIN, BLYTON, FLYTHE, LYTHCOTT.

  Blyth, Charles R. — of Burlingame, San Mateo County, Calif.; Hillsborough, San Mateo County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1944, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BLYTHE (Soundex B430) — See also BLETT, BLIGHT, BLITHE, BLYTH, BLYTHIN, BLYTON, BYTHEL, FLYTHE, LYTHCOTT.

  BLYTHE: See also Joseph Campbell Anderson — William Jefferson Clinton — C. Blythe Jones — Arthur Blythe Rouse
  Blythe, A. R. — of Bedford, Lawrence County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Al See Ralph A. Blythe
  Blythe, Andrew K. — of Mississippi. U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Mississippi, 1848-50; U.S. Consul in Havana, 1856-57; U.S. Consul General in Havana, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Benjamin L. — of Brookville, Franklin County, Ind. Indiana state auditor, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Bill See William J. Blythe, Jr.
  Blythe, Bruce, Jr. See E. Bruce Blythe, Jr.
  Blythe, Calvin — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Secretary of the commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1827-29; Pennsylvania state attorney general, 1828; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1843-45. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Cornelius — of Delaware County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, E. Bruce, Jr. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1962-81 (36th District 1962-63, 32nd District 1964-81). Still living as of 1981.
  Blythe, Ezra — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 14th District, 1829-33. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Harry M. — U.S. Vice Consul in Port Louis, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, J. W. — of Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, James E. — of Vanderburgh County, Ind. Whig. Delegate to Indiana state constitutional convention, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, James R. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 13th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Jean — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Blythe, Joe L. See Joseph Lee Blythe
  Blythe, Joseph Lee (1890-1949) — also known as Joe L. Blythe — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Born in Huntersville, Mecklenburg County, N.C., November 8, 1890. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of North Carolina state senate 20th District, 1939-47; member of Democratic National Committee from North Carolina, 1947; Treasurer of Democratic National Committee, 1948-49; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1948 (speaker). Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; American Legion. Died January 23, 1949 (age 58 years, 76 days). Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Marietta — of Clinton, Vermillion County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Clinton, Ind., 1889-93. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Norman E. — of Havre, Hill County, Mont. Republican. Postmaster at Havre, Mont., 1953-67 (acting, 1953-54). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Philip T. — of Naperville, DuPage County, Ill. Candidate for mayor of Naperville, Ill., 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, Ralph A. — also known as Al Blythe — of Alexander City, Tallapoosa County, Ala. Republican. Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1992, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Blythe, William J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly, 1914 (Kings County 9th District), 1920 (Kings County 3rd District), 1922 (Kings County 3rd District). Burial location unknown.
  Blythe, William J., Jr. — also known as Bill Blythe — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives, 1971-83. Still living as of 2000.
  Blythe, William Jefferson IV See William Jefferson Clinton


BLYTHIN (Soundex B435) — See also BLAYTON, BLETHEN, BLIGHTON, BLYTH, BLYTHE, BLYTON, FLYTHE, LYTHCOTT, PHYTHIAN, PYTHIAS.

  Blythin, Edward (1884-1958) — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Parma Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Newmarket, Wales, October 10, 1884. Republican. Naturalized U.S. citizen; lawyer; mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, 1941; common pleas court judge in Ohio, 1949. Welsh ancestry. Member, Delta Theta Phi; Freemasons; Shriners. Died February 14, 1958 (age 73 years, 127 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Blythin and Elizabeth (Roberts) Blythin; married, April 5, 1913, to Jane Rankin.


BLYTON (Soundex B435) — See also BLAYTON, BLETHEN, BLIGHTON, BLYTH, BLYTHE, BLYTHIN.

  Blyton, Joanne Gertrude — also known as Joanne G. Blyton — of Joliet, Carbon County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 2008, 2012; member of Montana state house of representatives 59th District; elected 2010. Female. Still living as of 2012.


BOADLEY (Soundex B340) — See also ADLEY, BEDLOE, BOADWAY, BOARDLEY, BODLEY, BRADLEY, CADLEY, DADLEY, HADLEY, HEADLEY, HOADLEY, HOADLY, LADLEY, SCHREADLEY, SPRADLEY, STADLEY, STRADLEY, WADLEY.

  BOADLEY: See also J. Boadley Davenport


BOADWAY (Soundex B300) — See also BOADLEY, BRADWAY, BROADWATER, BROADWAY, BROADWAYS, BROADWELL, DUMADWAY, PADWAY, RADWAY, TREADWAY.

  Boadway, Felix J. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 26th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BOAEN (Soundex B500) — See also BOAN, BOEHNE, BOEN, BOHN, BOHNE, BOIAN, BOINE, BON, BONE, BONN, BOON, BOONE, BOUGHN, BOWEN, BOWN, BOWNE, BOYAN, BOYEN, BOYNE, BUN, BUNN, EBONA.

  BOAEN: See also Charles Edward Perry, Jr.


BOAG (Soundex B200) — See also BOAGNI, BOAK, BOAS, BOAZ, BOGUE, BOOG, BOOGE, BUGG, POAG.

  Boag, David E. — of Hillsdale County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Hillsdale County, 1926. Burial location unknown.


BOAGNI (Soundex B250) — See also BIGNEY, BOAG, BOGNEY, BUGNI.

  Boagni, Charles F. — of Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1908, 1912 (alternate), 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Boagni, Edward — of Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BOAK (Soundex B200) — See also BOAG, BOAKES, BOAS, BOAZ, BOCH, BOCK, BOEKE, BOK, BOOCK, BOOK, BORAK, BOSAK, BOUCHE, BOUCK, BUCH, BUCHE, BUCK, BUECH, BUEK, BUICK, BUYCK, DOAK.

  BOAK: See also Robert Lynn Batts
  Boak, Audley See J. Audley Boak
  Boak, C. C. — of Tonopah, Nye County, Nev. Republican. Member of Nevada state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Boak, J. Audley — Dry candidate for delegate to Pennsylvania convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Boak, J. D. — of Troy, Miami County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Boak, James K. — of New Cumberland, Cumberland County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at New Cumberland, Pa., 1844-49. Burial location unknown.


BOAKES (Soundex B220) — See also BAKES, BEAKES, BOAK, BOCKES, BOCKIUS, BOUKIS, CHOAKE, CROAKE, HOLYOAKE, NOAKES, OAKE, OAKES, OAKEY, ROAKE.

  Boakes, Robert E. — of Woodbury, Gloucester County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1968; candidate in primary for New Jersey state senate 3rd District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Campaign slogan (1973): "Integrity and Service."


BOAL (Soundex B400) — See also ALBO, BEAL, BOEHL, BOEHLE, BOHL, BOLA, BOLE, BOLL, BOLLE, BOOLE, BOYLE, BUEHL, BUEL, BUELL, BUHL, BULL, BUOL, BYAL, LABO, LOBA.

  BOAL: See also William Wilson Wood III
  Boal, Arthur M. — of Pelham, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Elected mayor of Pelham, N.Y. 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Boal, Carmine — of Ankeny, Polk County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Boal, Ellis — of Charlevoix, Charlevoix County, Mich. Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Boal, George J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Boal, James McClellan — also known as Jimmy Boal — of Minnesota. Member Minnesota territorial council 3rd District, 1849-51; member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 6th District, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Boal, Jimmy See James McClellan Boal
  Boal, LaVerne C. — of Upton, Weston County, Wyo. Republican. Member of Wyoming state house of representatives from Weston County, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Boal, Pierre de Lagarde (1895-1966) — also known as Pierre de L. Boal — of Boalsburg, Centre County, Pa. Born in Thonon-les-Bains, France of American parents, September 29, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul General in Ottawa, as of 1935; U.S. Minister to Nicaragua, 1941-42; U.S. Ambassador to Bolivia, 1942-44. Catholic. French ancestry. Died in Paris, France, May 24, 1966 (age 70 years, 237 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Theodore Davis Boal and Mathilde (de Legarde) Boal; married, June 10, 1919, to Jeanne de Menthon; father of Mathilde Boal (who married Blair Lee III (1916-1985)).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Muhlenberg-Hiester family of Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Boal, Theodore Davis — of Boalsburg, Centre County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1920, 1928 (alternate). Burial location unknown.


BOAN (Soundex B500) — See also BEAN, BOAEN, BOEHNE, BOEN, BOGAN, BOHAN, BOHN, BOHNE, BOIAN, BOINE, BOLAN, BOMAN, BON, BONA, BONE, BONN, BONNA, BOON, BOONE, BORAN, BOUGHN, BOWN, BOWNE, BOYAN, BOYEN, BOYNE, BUN, BUNN, DOAN.

  Boan, Daniel — of Kershaw, Lancaster County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BOARD (Soundex B630) — See also BARD, BARDO, BEARD, BIARD, BILLBOARDQUEEN, BOARDLEY, BOARDMAN, BOARDWALK, BOARMAN, BOGARD, BOLARD, BONARD, BOORD, BOORDE, BORD, BORDA, BORDE, BOVARD, BROAD, BRODA, BURD, BYARD, FOARD, GOARD, HOARD, OARD, SHOARD, SOARDS.

  Board, C. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Board, Chairman of the: See Frank Sinatra
  Board, David — of Bergen County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1776, 1784, 1786. Burial location unknown.
  Board, E. C. — Republican. Candidate in primary for West Virginia state senate 12th District, 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Board, Gerald E. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Parkersburg, W.Va., 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Board, John M. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Board, John M. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Board, Joseph Breckinridge, Jr. (b. 1931) — also known as Joseph B. Board, Jr. — of Scotia, Schenectady County, N.Y. Born in Princeton, Gibson County, Ind., March 5, 1931. Democrat. Rhodes scholar; university professor; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Episcopalian. Member, American Association of University Professors; Phi Beta Kappa. Still living as of 1993.
  Board, M. T. — of Roane County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Roane County, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Board, Pat, Jr. (1908-1974) — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Clay, Clay County, W.Va., March 7, 1908. Democrat. Builder; insurance business; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1945-46, 1949-50, 1953-56, 1959-66; defeated, 1956, 1966, 1972. Methodist. Member, Sigma Chi. Died in December, 1974 (age 66 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Pat Board, Sr. and Cora (Carr) Board; married, June 18, 1932, to Mary Amelia Kincheloe.
  Board, Rosie — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1973-77. Female. Still living as of 1977.
  Board, Thaddeus — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1843-44. Burial location unknown.


BOARDLEY (Soundex B634) — See also BILLBOARDQUEEN, BOADLEY, BOARD, BOARDMAN, BOARDWALK, BOARMAN, BORDLEY, EARDLEY, FOARD, GOARD, HOARD, MCARDLE, MCCARDLE, OARD, SHOARD, SOARDS, WARDLE, YARDLEY.

  Boardley, Alvin L., Jr. — of New Castle County, Del. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 1st District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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