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BRAECKLEIN (Soundex B624) — See also BAECKER, BRAEGGER, BRAEMER, BRAENDEL, BROOKLYN, GRAECEN, HAECKER, JAECKEL, JAECKLE, MAECKES, PRAECHTER, TAECKER, WICKLEIN.

  Braecklein, Bill See William Oscar Braecklein
  Braecklein, William Oscar (1920-2001) — also known as William O. Braecklein; Bill Braecklein — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., December 20, 1920. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1966-72; member of Texas state senate 16th District, 1972-78. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Freemasons; American Bar Association; Phi Alpha Delta. Died, of Alzheimer's disease, at Presbyterian Village North nursing home, Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., November 14, 2001 (age 80 years, 329 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dallas, Tex.


BRAEGGER (Soundex B626) — See also BRAECKLEIN, BRAEMER, BRAENDEL, BRAGAR, BREGGER, BROEGGER, BRUEGER, BRUGGER, BRUGGERE, DRAEGER, EGGER, GRAEBER, GREABER, KRAEGE, PRAEGER, SCHRAEGER, TRAEGER.

  Braegger, Victor — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Honorary Consular Agent for Switzerland in San Juan, P.R., 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAEMER (Soundex B656) — See also BOORAEM, BRAECKLEIN, BRAEGGER, BRAENDEL, BRAMER, BRAMMER, BREMER, CRAEMER, EMER, GRAEM, GRAEME, HAEMER, KRAEMER, RAEMER, RAEMISCH.

  Braemer, Samuel D. — of Connellsville, Fayette County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


BRAENDEL (Soundex B653) — See also BRAECKLEIN, BRAEGGER, BRAEMER, BRANDEL, BRANDELEY, BRANDL, BRANDLEY, BRENDEL, BRENDLE, BRINDLE, BRINDLEY, BRONDLE, COURLAENDER, ENDEL, FRAENCKEL, FRAENZL, PFAENDER, TIBSHRAENY.

  Braendel, Constance D. — of Malvern, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Chester County 2nd District, 1960; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.


BRAG (Soundex B620) — See also BRAGAN, BRAGANCA, BRAGAR, BRAGAW, BRAGDON, BRAGG, BRAGGINS, BRAGMAN, BRANG, BRAS, BRAY, BREG, GARB, GRAB, PRAG.

  Brag, E. A. — of Hope, Steele County, N.Dak. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAGALINI (Soundex B624) — See also BARTALINI, BERGLIN, BRAGAN, BRAGANCA, BRAGAR, BRAGAW, BRIGLIN, DEBRAGA, FRAGALE, GALINDO, GALINSKY, NELSONGALINDO, PAGALIANITE, ROGALIN.

  Bragalini, George M. — Democrat. Acting postmaster at New York City, N.Y., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAGAN (Soundex B625) — See also AGAN, BARRAGAN, BRAG, BRAGALINI, BRAGANCA, BRAGAR, BRAGAW, BRAGMAN, BROGAN, BRUEGGEN, DEBRAGA, GRAGAN, RAGAN.

  Bragan, David D. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Postmaster at Newark, N.J., 1898-99. Burial location unknown.


BRAGANCA (Soundex B625) — See also ANCA, BARRAGAN, BRAG, BRAGALINI, BRAGAN, BRAGAR, BRAGAW, BRIGANCE, BRIGNAC, DEBRAGA, DERGANCE, GANCHER, GRAGAN, RAGAN.

  Braganca, Celiza — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


BRAGAR (Soundex B626) — See also AGAR, BARAGAR, BARGAR, BARRAGAR, BRAEGGER, BRAG, BRAGALINI, BRAGAN, BRAGANCA, BRAGAW, BREGGER, BROEGGER, BRUEGER, BRUGGER, BRUGGERE, DEBRAGA.

  Bragar, Robert — of Amsterdam, Netherlands. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Democrats Abroad, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BRAGAW (Soundex B620) — See also BRAG, BRAGALINI, BRAGAN, BRAGANCA, BRAGAR, BREGA, DEBRAGA, KAGAWA, MAGAW, NAKAGAWA, TAGAWA.

  Bragaw, R. S. — of Anchorage, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial senate 3rd District, 1931-34. Burial location unknown.
  Bragaw, Robert — of Anchorage, Alaska. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bragaw, Robert S. — Republican. Idaho state auditor, 1905-09. Burial location unknown.


BRAGDON (Soundex B623) — See also BRAG, BROGDEN, BROGDON, SMARAGDAS.

  BRAGDON: See also Rufus King
  Bragdon, Charles J. — of Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Gardiner, Maine, 1918-20; postmaster at Gardiner, Maine, 1922-34. Burial location unknown.
  Bragdon, Edward A. — of York, York County, Maine. Born in Maine. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1870-81. Burial location unknown.
  Bragdon, John H. — of Bellevue, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Burgess of Bellevue, Pennsylvania, 1942, 1950-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bragdon, Orson H. — of Amherst, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Elected New Hampshire state house of representatives from Amherst 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bragdon, William B. — of Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Westbrook, Maine, 1919; member of Maine state house of representatives from Cumberland County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Bragdon, William H. (b. 1868) — of Perham, Aroostook County, Maine. Born in Perham, Aroostook County, Maine, November 12, 1868. Republican. Farmer; member of Maine state house of representatives from Aroostook County, 1919-22. Member, Grange; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry H. Bragdon and Philena E. (Reed) Bragdon; married, March 14, 1895, to Clara A. Spear.


BRAGG (Soundex B620) — See also BAGG, BRAG, BRAGGINS, BRAGGIOTTI, BRIGG, DEBRAGGA, GARB, GRAB.

  BRAGG: See also Elmer Bragg Adams — Joel Thomas Broyhill — Braxton Bragg Comer — George Bragg Fielder — Sylvester Mullins
  Bragg, Benjamin H. — of Alstead, Cheshire County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state senate 10th District; elected 1940; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Alstead, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, Charles — of Michigan. Candidate for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, Charles Fred (c.1850-1921) — also known as Charles F. Bragg — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Dixmont, Penobscot County, Maine, about 1850. Republican. Mayor of Bangor, Maine, 1887-89. Died in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, September 11, 1921 (age about 71 years). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor, Maine.
  Bragg, Dale Harper (1906-1971) — also known as Dale H. Bragg — of Knoxville, Knox County, Ill. Born in Knox County, Ill., October 12, 1906. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1968. Died in Sebring, Highlands County, Fla., December 1, 1971 (age 65 years, 50 days). Interment at Haynes Cemetery, DeLong, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Harry Eugene Bragg (1879-1947) and Harriet Pearl (Keys) Bragg (1883-1971); married to Genevieve P. Murdock (1911-2002).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bragg, Ebenezer R. — of Petersburg, Monroe County, Mich. Member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1899; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, Edward (1853-1932) — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in 1853. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford; defeated, 1904, 1906; elected 1912; defeated, 1924. Died in 1932 (age about 79 years). Interment at Center Cemetery, East Hartford, Conn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Edward S. Bragg Bragg, Edward Stuyvesant (1827-1912) — also known as Edward S. Bragg — of Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wis. Born in Unadilla, Otsego County, N.Y., February 20, 1827. Democrat. Lawyer; Fond du Lac County District Attorney, 1854-56; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1860, 1872, 1884, 1892, 1896; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; postmaster; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1868-69; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin, 1877-83, 1885-87 (5th District 1877-83, 2nd District 1885-87); U.S. Minister to Mexico, 1888-89; U.S. Consul General in Havana, 1902-03; Hong Kong, 1903-06. Member, Kappa Alpha Society. In 1884, made a famous speech supporting Grover Cleveland, in which he declared: "We love him for the enemies he has made," meaning the Tammany Hall organization in New York. Died in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wis., June 20, 1912 (age 85 years, 121 days). Interment at Rienzi Cemetery, Fond du Lac, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Joel Bragg and Margaretha (Kohl) Bragg; married, January 2, 1854, to Cornelia Colman.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, June 1902
  Bragg, John (1806-1878) — of Warrenton, Warren County, N.C.; Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Born in Warrenton, Warren County, N.C., January 14, 1806. Member of North Carolina house of commons, 1830-34; circuit judge in Alabama, 1842; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1840; U.S. Representative from Alabama 1st District, 1851-53; delegate to Alabama secession convention, 1861. Died in Mobile, Mobile County, Ala., August 10, 1878 (age 72 years, 208 days). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Mobile, Ala.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bragg, John — of Ava, Douglas County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, Larry — of Myrtle Beach, Horry County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1996, 2000 (alternate). Still living as of 2000.
  Bragg, Laurence A. — of Sharpsburg, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for burgess of Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, Merl J. — of Ohio. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 4th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, Myron — of Lenawee County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Lenawee County 2nd District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, P. C. — of Mayfield, Graves County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, Peleg — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1806-07, 1819-20 (Washington County 1806-07, Washington and Warren counties 1819-20). Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, Shirley — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Bragg, Thelma — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Bragg, Thomas (1810-1872) — of Northampton County, N.C.; Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Born in Warrenton, Warren County, N.C., November 9, 1810. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina house of commons, 1842; Governor of North Carolina, 1855-59; U.S. Senator from North Carolina, 1859-61; Confederate Attorney General, 1861-62. Presbyterian. When the Civil War began, he left Washington but did not resign his seat in the Senate; one of ten Southern senators expelled in absentia on July 11, 1861. Died in Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., January 21, 1872 (age 61 years, 73 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, N.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bragg, Walter L. — of Alabama. Member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1887-91. Burial location unknown.


BRAGGINS (Soundex B625) — See also BERGENIUS, BRAG, BRAGG, BRAGGIOTTI, BRIGANCE, DEBRAGGA, HAGGIN, RAGGI, RAGGIO, SPRAGGINS.

  Braggins, F. H. — of Mercer, Mercer County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 47th District, 1876. Burial location unknown.


BRAGGIOTTI (Soundex B623) — See also BRAGG, BRAGGINS, CIOTTI, DEBRAGGA, DEMAGGIO, DIMAGGIO, FAGGIONI, GIGLIOTTI, LISCIOTTI, MAGGIO, MAGGIORE, MARGIOTTA, MARGIOTTI, MARIOTTI, MAZZIOTTI, PANAGIOTAKOS, PICCIOTTI, RAGGI, RAGGIO, SAGGIO, SPRAGGINS, VIGLIOTTI.

  Braggiotti, Chadwick See D. Chadwick Braggiotti
  Braggiotti, D. Chadwick — U.S. Vice Consul in Bogotá, as of 1943; U.S. Consul General in Bordeaux, as of 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Francesca Braggiotti (who married John Davis Lodge (1903-1985)).
  Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Davis family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


BRAGINTON (Soundex B625) — See also BARRINGTON, BORAGINO, CRAGIN, DRAGICH, DRAGIN, EGINTON, KARAGIANIS, RAGIN, SPRAGINS, WIGGINTON.

  Braginton, Arthur — of Manson, Calhoun County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAGMAN (Soundex B625) — See also BRAG, BRAGAN, BRAMAN, BRAYMAN, BRUGMANN, DAGMAR, HAGMAIER, HAGMAN, WAGMAN, ZAAGMAN.

  Bragman, Michael J. (b. 1940) — of Clay, Onondaga County, N.Y.; Cicero, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Cicero, Onondaga County, N.Y., August 11, 1940. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1976, 1984, 1996, 2000; member of New York state assembly 118th District, 1981-; Presidential Elector for New York, 1996. Member, Grange. Still living as of 2000.


BRAGONIER (Soundex B625) — See also ARAGON, ARAGONA, BARGANIER, BERGNER, BONIER, BURGENER, BURGNER, DRAGON, LABISSONIERE, MONDRAGON, MONIER, RAGON, RAGONE, SCONIERS, STONIER.

  Bragonier, Reginald, Jr. (d. 1982) — of Baltimore, Md. U.S. Vice Consul in Montevideo, as of 1938-43. Died in 1982. Interment at Siasconset Chapel, Siasconset, Nantucket, Mass.


BRAHTIN (Soundex B635) — See also ABRAHAM, ABRAHAMS, ABRAHAMSON, AHTO, BAHTI, BRAATEN, BRAATHEN, BRATEN, BRATTIN, DEOBRAH, GAHTAN, IBRAHIM, LAHTI, LAHTINEN.

  Brahtin, John — of Ohio. Communist. Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 21st District, 1924. Burial location unknown.


BRAID (Soundex B630) — See also BAIRD, BARDI, BIARD, BRAIDEN, BRAIDWOOD, BRAIDY, BRAUD, BRAUDE, RAIDLE, SORAIDA, ZORAIDA.

  Braid, William D. — of McLean County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


BRAIDEN (Soundex B635) — See also BRADDEN, BRADEN, BRADIAN, BRAID, BRAIDWOOD, BRAIDY, BRANDIE, HAIDEN, IDEN, MAIDEN, MAIDENBERG, NABRIED, RAIDLE, SORAIDA, ZORAIDA.

  Braiden, William A. — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAIDWOOD (Soundex B633) — See also BRAID, BRAIDEN, BRAIDY, EDWOODS, GADWOOD, RAIDLE, REDWOOD, SORAIDA, ZORAIDA.

  Braidwood, Charles M. — of Lapeer County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Lapeer County, 1930. Burial location unknown.


BRAIDY (Soundex B630) — See also BRADEY, BRADIE, BRADY, BRAID, BRAIDEN, BRAIDWOOD, RAIDLE, SAIDY, SORAIDA, ZORAIDA.

  BRAIDY: See also H. Braidy Perkins


BRAIL (Soundex B640) — See also ABRIL, BAIL, BARILL, BLAIR, BRAILEY, BRASIL, BRAZIL, BRIEHL, BRILL, BROEL, BROHL, BRUELL, BRUHL, BRULE, RAIL.

  Brail, Theron A. — of Jackson County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Jackson County 2nd District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAILEY (Soundex B640) — See also AILEY, BAILEY, BRAIL, BRALEY, BRALY, BRAULIO, BRAWLEY, BRILEY, BRULEY, DAILEY, FAILEY, FRAILEY, GAILEY, HAILEY, KAILEY, QUAILEY, RAILEY, SERAILE, SHAILEY.

  BRAILEY: See also James Brailey Odham


BRAIMAN (Soundex B655) — See also AIMABLE, AIMAN, BRAMAN, BRAMON, BRAYMAN, BREMAN, BROMAN, CAIMAN, DRAIMAN, FRAIM, KAIMAN, RAIM, RAIMER, RAIMO, RAIMOND, RAIMONDI, RAIMONDO, RAIMUNDO, TRAIMAN.

  Braiman, Myer (c.1908-1989) — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born about 1908. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 4th District, 1937; defeated, 1938. Died in 1989 (age about 81 years). Burial location unknown.


BRAINARD (Soundex B656) — See also BRAINERD, BRAINTREE, BROWNYARD, RAINACH, RAINALDI, RAINARD, ROBAINA.

  BRAINARD: See also Daniel Brainard Ainger — Henry Champion — Epaphroditus Champion — Robert Coit, Jr. — William Brainard Coit — Almar F. Dickson — Brainard S. Higley — Brainard G. Merdinger — Charles Brainard Taylor Moore — Lewis A. Platt
  Brainard, Amaziah (1780-1841) — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Born in East Hampton, Middlesex County, Conn., June 12, 1780. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colchester, 1829-30. Died in Colchester, New London County, Conn., April 1, 1841 (age 60 years, 293 days). Interment at Waterhole Cemetery, East Hampton, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of William Brainard (1746-1820) and Lucy (Day) Brainard (1752-1823); married 1824 to Huldah Foote (1791-1881); father of Leveret Brainard; second cousin once removed of Henry Champion and Epaphroditus Champion; second cousin four times removed of Charles Gates Dawes, Rufus Cutler Dawes and Beman Gates Dawes; third cousin of Orville Hungerford; third cousin once removed of Jonathan Elmer, Ebenezer Elmer, Eli Elmer, John Allen, Chester Ackley, John Adams Taintor and Henry G. Taintor; third cousin twice removed of Aaron Kellogg, Daniel Chapin (1761-1821), Oliver Morgan Hungerford, George Buckingham Beecher and Clarence Hungerford Mackay; third cousin thrice removed of William C. Hungerford, Charlotte H. McMorran and Frances Payne Bolton; fourth cousin of Samuel Clesson Allen, Luther Walter Badger, Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875), Lucius Quintius Cincinnatus Elmer and John William Allen; fourth cousin once removed of Jason Kellogg, John Taintor, Elijah Boardman, William Bostwick, Roger Taintor, Solomon Taintor, Orsamus Cook Merrill, Joseph Churchill Strong, Ebenezer Strong, Timothy Merrill (1781-1836), Daniel Warner Bostwick, Chester Ashley, Daniel Chapin (1791-1878), Chester William Chapin, Graham Hurd Chapin, Elisha Hunt Allen, Anson Levi Holcomb, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, George Bradley Kellogg, Joseph H. Elmer, Henry Purdy Day, Edmund Day, Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918), George Frederick Stone and Allen Jacob Holcomb.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brainard, Arthur E. (1865-1927) — of Somersville, Somers, Tolland County, Conn. Born in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., May 13, 1865. Republican. Postmaster at Somersville, Conn., 1905; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Somers; elected 1906. Died in Polk County, Fla., 1927 (age about 62 years). Interment at Nathan Hale Cemetery, South Coventry, Coventry, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Edwin S. Brainerd (1831-1901) and Jane C. (Wilson) Brainerd (1833-1902); married to Stella S. Kolb (1865-1917).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brainard, Arthur M. (born c.1842) — of East Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn., about 1842. Republican. Mason; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Glastonbury, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Asa — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colchester, 1911-12; defeated, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Charles B. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Cornelius (born c.1814) — of Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Born about 1814. Farmer; member of Connecticut state senate 19th District, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Dyer T. — Whig. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 7th District, 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Edwin See J. Edwin Brainard
  Brainard, Frederick W. — of Collinsville, Canton, Hartford County, Conn. First selectman of Canton, Connecticut, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Gideon — of Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Haddam, 1837-38. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Giles — of Canton, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Canton, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Horace J. — of Ramsey County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 24, 1873, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Brainard, J. Edwin (born c.1860) — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Meriden, New Haven County, Conn., about 1860. Republican. Salesman; farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Branford, 1919-24; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1925-29; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, James E. — of Gainesville, Wyoming County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wyoming County, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Jared — of Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Enfield, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Jeremiah Gates — Superior court judge in Connecticut, 1806-29. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, John — of Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Haddam, 1820, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Joseph — of East Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haddam, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Leveret (1828-1902) — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Colchester, New London County, Conn., December 13, 1828. Republican. Mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1894-96. Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., July 2, 1902 (age 73 years, 201 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Amaziah Brainard and Huldah (Foote) Brainard (1791-1881); married, November 29, 1865, to Mary Jerusha Bulkeley (1843-1921; daughter of Eliphalet Adams Bulkeley; sister of Morgan Gardner Bulkeley and William Henry Bulkeley); second cousin twice removed of Henry Champion and Epaphroditus Champion; second cousin thrice removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; third cousin once removed of Orville Hungerford and George Buckingham Beecher; third cousin twice removed of Jonathan Elmer, Ebenezer Elmer, Eli Elmer, Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold, John Allen, Frederick Wolcott and Frances Payne Bolton; third cousin thrice removed of Aaron Kellogg, Daniel Chapin, Charles Gates Dawes, Rufus Cutler Dawes, Beman Gates Dawes and Oliver Payne Bolton; fourth cousin of Chester Ackley, John Adams Taintor and Henry G. Taintor; fourth cousin once removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Luther Walter Badger, Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875), Lucius Quintius Cincinnatus Elmer, John William Allen, Oliver Morgan Hungerford and Clarence Hungerford Mackay.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Eastman family; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brainard, Morgan B. — of Fenwick, Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Fenwick, Connecticut, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Newton C. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn.; Fenwick, Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1920-22; warden (borough president) of Fenwick, Connecticut, 1928-37. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Philip — of Connecticut. Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, Stephen D. — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Colchester, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Brainard, William H. — of Southgate, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 12th District, 1974; mayor of Southgate, Mich., 1978; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


BRAINERD (Soundex B656) — See also BERNARDI, BERNERD, BRAINARD, BRAINTREE, BROWNYARD, CONERD, CRAINE, DELORAINE, GERNERD, GRAINER, LARAINE, LARRAINE, MCCRAINE, MCCRAINEY, MINERD, RAINE, RAINEAR, RAINER, RAINERI, RAINES, RAINEY, RENERDY, TRAINER.

  BRAINERD: See also Owen Brainerd Arnold — Arthur E. Brainard — Brainerd W. LaTourette — William Brainerd Spencer — Charles Christopher Brainerd Walker — Calvin Willey
  Brainerd, C. Green — of Waterville, Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, Charles D. (b. 1842) — of Danville, Caledonia County, Vt. Born in Danville, Caledonia County, Vt., September 11, 1842. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state senate from Caledonia County, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, Clarence J. — of Michigan. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1936 (Republican primary), 1936 (Union), 1938 (Republican primary). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, Edward R. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, Erastus C. (b. 1878) — of Tuscola County, Mich. Born in 1878. Republican. Tuscola County Sheriff, 1915-18; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Tuscola County, 1925-28; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 20th District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, Ezra, Jr. (b. 1878) — of Muskogee, Muskogee County, Okla.; Washington, D.C. Born in Middlebury, Addison County, Vt., August 26, 1878. Republican. Lawyer; general counsel and vice-president, First National Bank of Muskogee; director, Farmers National Bank of Fort Gibson; director, First National Bank of Braggs; member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1927-33. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Chi Psi; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ezra Brainerd and Frances Viola (Rockwell) Brainerd; married, April 15, 1908, to Edith Maris Hubbard.
  Brainerd, Frank A. — of South Hadley, Hampshire County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, Green See C. Green Brainerd
  Brainerd, Harvey G. — of Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Haddam, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, Herbert (b. 1837) — of St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt. Born in St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt., December 25, 1837. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; railroad business; steamboat business; treasurer, St. Albans iron and steel works; member of Vermont state house of representatives from St. Albans, 1880; member of Vermont state senate from Franklin County, 1882. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, Ira N. — of Alma, Gratiot County, Mich. Mayor of Alma, Mich., 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, John C. — of Steele County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 12, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Brainerd, John E. — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Branford; elected 1940, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brainerd, Lawrence (1794-1870) — of St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt. Born in East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., March 16, 1794. Republican. U.S. Senator from Vermont, 1854-55; delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1856; Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1856. Died in St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt., May 9, 1870 (age 76 years, 54 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, St. Albans, Vt.
  Relatives: Father of Miranda Aldis Brainerd (1841-1909; who married Farrand Stewart Stranahan (1842-1904)).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brainerd, Samuel Myron (1842-1898) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Albion, Erie County, Pa., November 13, 1842. Republican. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 27th District, 1883-85. Died in Erie, Erie County, Pa., November 21, 1898 (age 56 years, 8 days). Interment at Erie Cemetery, Erie, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


BRAINTREE (Soundex B653) — See also BRAINARD, BRAINERD, BRENTAR, MILLENTREE, ROUNTREE, SAINTRAYMOND.

  Braintree, The Duke of: See John Adams


BRAISTED (Soundex B623) — See also ARISTEDES, ARMISTED, BRAASTAD, MAISTA, MAISTO, PLAISTED, TAISTRA, TRAISTER.

  Braisted, John M., Jr. (1907-1997) — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., March 13, 1907. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of New York state senate 17th District, 1948-52; defeated, 1952. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Freemasons. Died in West Brighton, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., December 9, 1997 (age 90 years, 271 days). Burial location unknown.


BRAITHWAITE (Soundex B633) — See also BRATHWAITE, CALBRAITH, COWPERTHWAITE, CROSTHWAITE, GALBRAITH, GOLDTHWAITE, HUTHWAITE, LEWTHWAITE, MCELRAITH, OUTHWAITE, POSTLETHWAITE, SATTERTHWAITE, SMITHWICK, SMURTHWAITE, THISTLETHWAITE, THWAITES.

  Braithwaite, Frank — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. First selectman of Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Braithwaite, Harold G. — of Bridgton, Cumberland County, Maine. Delegate to Maine convention to ratify 21st amendment from Cumberland County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Braithwaite, J. T. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Braithwaite, J. T. N. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Braithwaite, Melanie — of Westerville, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Braithwaite, W. I. — of Berkeley Springs, Morgan County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Morgan County Republican Party, 1940-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAJA (Soundex B620) — See also BAJA, BARAJAS, BARGE, BORJA, BRAA, BRAZA, JABAR, NAGARAJA, NATARAJAN, RAJA, RAJAGOPAL, RAJALA, VANKARAJAN.

  Braja, Joseph J. — of Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pa. Burgess of Plymouth, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


BRAKE (Soundex B620) — See also BAKER, BAKKER, BERKA, BONBRAKE, BONEBRAKE, BRAAK, BRACE, BRACH, BRACK, BRAKEBILL, BRAKEBILLE, BRAKELEY, BRAKENRIDGE, BRAKER, BRAKEVILLE, BRAUCH, BRAUK, DRAKE, KARBE, KRABBE, SPEARBRAKER, STONEBRAKER.

  BRAKE: See also Edward Brake Jackson
  Brake, Betty H. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Brake, Buel — of Mt. Sterling, Brown County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Brake, Charles E. (1895-1972) — of Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Mich. Born December 11, 1895. Republican. Candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1961. Died in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., October 5, 1972 (age 76 years, 299 days). Burial location unknown.
  Brake, D. Hale See David Hale Brake
  Brake, David Hale (1891-1979) — also known as D. Hale Brake — of Stanton, Montcalm County, Mich. Born in Caledonia, Kent County, Mich., March 5, 1891. Republican. School teacher and principal; farmer; lawyer; Montcalm County Prosecuting Attorney, 1927-30; member of Michigan state senate 25th District, 1935-42; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1942; Michigan state treasurer, 1943-54; defeated, 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1944; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1954; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1955; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 25th Senatorial District, 1961-62. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Gleaners; Grange; Delta Tau Delta; Delta Sigma Rho; Order of the Coif; Lions; Rotary. Died in Sheridan, Montcalm County, Mich., April 24, 1979 (age 88 years, 50 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Stanton, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of David Henry Brake (1864-1937) and Bertha Marcia (Hale) Brake (1868-1955); married, January 1, 1917, to Marjorie Naomi Valentine (1895-1976).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brake, David Henry (1864-1937) — also known as David H. Brake — of near Fremont, Newaygo County, Mich. Born in Waterloo, Ontario, December 3, 1864. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1923-28, 1931-32 (Newaygo County 1923-26, Newaygo District 1927-28, 1931-32). Member, Freemasons; Grange; Maccabees. Died, from lung cancer, in Dayton Center, Newaygo County, Mich., March 18, 1937 (age 72 years, 105 days). Interment at Dayton Center Cemetery, Dayton Center, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Abraham B. Brake (1838-1897) and Caroline (Cosens) Brake (1841-1914); married to Bertha Marcia Hale (1868-1955); father of David Hale Brake (1891-1979).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brake, Hale See David Hale Brake
  Brake, Harry H. — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 4th District, 1933-34. Burial location unknown.
  Brake, Jesse — of Edgecombe County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Edgecombe County, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.


BRAKEBILL (Soundex B621) — See also BAKEBERG, BONBRAKE, BONEBRAKE, BRAKE, BRAKEBILLE, BRAKELEY, BRAKENRIDGE, BRAKER, BRAKEVILLE, SPEARBRAKER, STONEBRAKER, TREBILCOCK.

  BRAKEBILL: See also Firth Charlesworth


BRAKEBILLE (Soundex B621) — See also BAKEBERG, BILLEMEYER, BILLER, BILLERBECK, BONBRAKE, BONEBRAKE, BRAKE, BRAKEBILL, BRAKELEY, BRAKENRIDGE, BRAKER, BRAKEVILLE, DOUBILLE, SPEARBRAKER, STONEBRAKER, TREBILCOCK.

  Brakebille, Mrs. W. O. — of Jackson, Madison County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAKELEY (Soundex B624) — See also AKELEY, BERKELEY, BLAKELEY, BONBRAKE, BONEBRAKE, BRAKE, BRAKEBILL, BRAKEBILLE, BRAKENRIDGE, BRAKER, BRAKEVILLE, BULKELEY, COKELEY, DRAKELEY, DRAKELY, ELEY, SPEARBRAKER, STONEBRAKER, STUKELEY, WAKELEE, WAKELEY.

  Brakeley, Peter W. — of Dunellen, Middlesex County, N.J. Postmaster at Dunellen, N.J., 1903. Burial location unknown.


BRAKENRIDGE (Soundex B625) — See also BONBRAKE, BONEBRAKE, BRACKENRICH, BRACKENRIDGE, BRAKE, BRAKEBILL, BRAKEBILLE, BRAKELEY, BRAKER, BRAKEVILLE, BRECINRIDGE, BRECKENRIDGE, BRECKINRIDGE, ECKENRODE, KENRICK, KENROY, SPEARBRAKER, STONEBRAKER.

  Brakenridge, N. C. — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 8th District, 1858. Burial location unknown.


BRAKER (Soundex B626) — See also AKER, BAKER, BARKER, BONBRAKE, BONEBRAKE, BRACHER, BRACKER, BRAKE, BRAKEBILL, BRAKEBILLE, BRAKELEY, BRAKENRIDGE, BRAKEVILLE, BRAUCHER, BRAUKER, BREAKER, DEKRAKER, FORAKER, FRAKER, HINDERAKER, KARBER, KARRAKER, KRAKER, RAKER, SPEARBRAKER, SPRAKER, STONEBRAKER.

  Braker, Benjamin M. — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1885. Burial location unknown.


BRAKEVILLE (Soundex B621) — See also BONBRAKE, BONEBRAKE, BRAKE, BRAKEBILL, BRAKEBILLE, BRAKELEY, BRAKENRIDGE, BRAKER, JUSKEVICE, KEVILLE, KEVIN, MCKEVITT, SKEVIN, SPEARBRAKER, STONEBRAKER, VITKEVICH.

  Brakeville, William Berdell — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 18th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.


BRAKONECKE (Soundex B625) — See also CRONECKER, HAAKON, HONECK, HONECKER, KONECHNE, KONECKE, STONECYPHER.

  Brakonecke, Helen E. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 28th District, 1966. Female. Still living as of 1966.


BRALEY (Soundex B640) — See also ALEY, BALEY, BARLEY, BRACEY, BRADLEY, BRAILEY, BRALICK, BRALOWER, BRALY, BRAMLEY, BRAULIO, BRAWLEY, BRILEY, BRULEY, CABRAL, CRALEY, FRALEY, GRALEY, RALEY.

  BRALEY: See also Ruth Anne Braley Barr — Delmar Dail
  Braley, Alfred Franklin Rice (1827-1880) — also known as Alfred F. R. Braley — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Albion, Orleans County, N.Y., October 20, 1827. Mayor of Saginaw, Mich., 1867-70. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., August 6, 1880 (age 52 years, 291 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Saginaw, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Jennie Anderson (1833-1917).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Braley, Bruce L. (b. 1957) — of Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa. Born in Grinnell, Poweshiek County, Iowa, October 30, 1957. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Iowa 1st District, 2007-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 2008. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Braley, Henry King (1850-1929) — also known as Henry K. Braley — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Rochester, Plymouth County, Mass., March 17, 1850. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Fall River, Mass., 1882-83; superior court judge in Massachusetts, 1900-02; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1902-29; died in office 1929. Unitarian. Member, American Academy of Political and Social Science. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., January 17, 1929 (age 78 years, 306 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Tripp Braley (1817-1870) and Mary Ann (King) Braley (1824-1907); married, April 26, 1875, to Caroline Ward Leach.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Braley, Jesse C. — of Boscawen, Merrimack County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Boscawen, 1938; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Boscawen, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Braley, Merle — of Goffstown, Hillsborough County, N.H. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 1st District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


BRALICK (Soundex B642) — See also ALICK, BERLUCHY, BRALEY, BRALOWER, BRALY, BURLAK, BURLOCK, CABRAL, FALICKI, FRALICK, GRALICK, LABRICK, LICK, MAHALICK, MALICK, MALICKY, OPALICKY, SCHALICK, SKALICKY.

  Bralick, Joe — of Oconto, Oconto County, Wis. Mayor of Oconto, Wis., 2000. Still living as of 2000.


BRALOWER (Soundex B646) — See also BLOWERS, BRALEY, BRALICK, BRALY, CABRAL, CERALO, CLOWERS, FLOWER, FLOWERREE, FLOWERS, HORNBLOWER, LOWER, LOWERRY, LOWERS, LOWERY, SHEIDLOWER, WALLOWER.

  Bralower, Henry G. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.


BRALY (Soundex B640) — See also BRACY, BRAILEY, BRALEY, BRALICK, BRALOWER, BRAULIO, BRAWLEY, BRAY, BRILEY, BRULEY, CABRAL.

  Braly, Mrs. Clifford — of Pampa, Gray County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Braly, George W. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 37, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Braly, J. C. — of McMinnville, Yamhill County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1876 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Braly, James L. — Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Braly, Marcus A. — of California. Member of California state assembly 8th District, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Braly, William W. — of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Whig. Postmaster at Cape Girardeau, Mo., 1841-43. Burial location unknown.


BRAM (Soundex B650) — See also ABRAM, BRAMAN, BRAMANTE, BRAMBLE, BRAME, BRAMEIER, BRAMELL, BRAMER, BRAMHALL, BRAMHAM, BRAMLAGE, BRAMLETT, BRAMLEY, BRAMMER, BRAMNICK, BRAMON, BRAMSON, BRAMWELL, BREAM, BREHM, BREM, BRIM, BROM, BRUM, BRYAM, BYRAM.

  Bram, Antoinette M. — of Greenbelt, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Greenbelt, Md., 1993-97. Female. Still living as of 1997.


BRAMAN (Soundex B655) — See also AMAN, BRADMAN, BRAGMAN, BRAIMAN, BRAM, BRAMANTE, BRAMON, BRANAM, BRANAN, BRAYMAN, BREMAN, BROMAN, JAYARAMAN, MIRAMANT, RAMAN, RAMANI, SUBRAMANYAM.

  BRAMAN: See also Braman M. Johnson
  Braman, Dawn M. — of Holt, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Braman, Dorm See James D'Orma Braman
  Braman, Eric — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Iowa, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Braman, Mrs. F. W. — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Braman, Frederick L. — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Torrington; elected 1918, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Braman, Harold A. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Presidential Elector for Rhode Island, 1920; Presidential Elector for Rhode Island, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Braman, Harold F. — of Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middlebury; elected 1946, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Braman, Isaac G. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Braman, James D'Orma (1901-1980) — also known as Dorm Braman — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in Lorimor, Union County, Iowa, December 23, 1901. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; mayor of Seattle, Wash., 1964-69; resigned 1969; Assistant U.S. Secretary of Transportation, 1969. Christian Scientist. Member, Freemasons; Kiwanis; Elks; American Legion. Died in August, 1980 (age 78 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob W. Braman and Susan Mae (Huntzinger) Braman; married, November 27, 1920, to Margaret V. Young.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Braman, Oscar W. (b. 1875) — of Kent County, Mich. Born in Plainfield Township, Kent County, Mich., November 2, 1875. Farmer, fruit grower; Progressive candidate for Michigan state senate 17th District, 1912, 1914; Progressive candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1913; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 3rd District, 1919-24; defeated in Republican primary, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Braman, W. W., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Three Rivers, as of 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Braman, Waters W. — of West Troy (now Watervliet), Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1874-75, 1879; member of New York state senate 17th District, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.


BRAMANTE (Soundex B655) — See also BATTERMAN, BRAM, BRAMAN, BREMENT, BUSTAMANTE, DAMANTE, JAYARAMAN, MANTE, MANTELL, MANTEY, MCCAMANT, MIRAMANT, RAMAN, RAMANI, RHAMANTHUS, SAINTAMANT, SAMANTHA, SUBRAMANYAM, TALAMANTES, WEISMANTEL.

  Bramante, Fred — of Durham, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BRAMBLE (Soundex B651) — See also AMBLE, AMBLER, BRAM, BRAMBLETT, CHAMBLEE, DETAMBLE, GAMBLE, GRAMBLING, HAMBLEN, HAMBLETON, HAMBLETT, HAMBLEY, ROTRAMBLE.

  Bramble, Curt See Curtis Bramble
  Bramble, Curtis (born c.1954) — also known as Curt Bramble — of Provo, Utah County, Utah. Born about 1954. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bramble, D. T. — of Yankton, Yankton County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1862-63, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  Bramble, Susan — of Provo, Utah County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


BRAMBLETT (Soundex B651) — See also ABLETT, AMBLE, AMBLER, BLETT, BLETTNER, BRAMBLE, BRAMLETT, CHAMBLEE, DETAMBLE, GAMBLE, GRAMBLING, HAMBLEN, HAMBLETON, HAMBLETT, HAMBLEY, NEBLETT, NIMBLET, NOBLETT, PEMBLETON, ROTRAMBLE, SUBLETT, SUBLETTE.

  Bramblett, Ernest King (1901-1966) — also known as Ernest K. Bramblett — of Pacific Grove, Monterey County, Calif. Born in Fresno, Fresno County, Calif., April 25, 1901. Republican. Insurance business; mayor of Pacific Grove, Calif., 1938-46; U.S. Representative from California, 1947-55 (11th District 1947-53, 13th District 1953-55). Protestant. Member, Phi Delta Kappa; Elks; Moose; Rotary; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Investigated by a federal grand jury in Washington over payroll padding in his office; he had hired his wife, received kickbacks from employees who did no work, and made false statements to the House disbursing officer; indicted on 18 counts in June 1953; pleaded not guilty; tried in February 1954; convicted on seven counts; his conviction was stayed pending appeal, but ultimately upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court; fined $5,000, placed on one-year probation, and separately required to pay restitution. Died December 27, 1966 (age 65 years, 246 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Mitchell Bramblett and Bettie Frances (King) Bramblett; married, May 5, 1924, to Lois Candace Bowker.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


BRAME (Soundex B650) — See also BAME, BRAM, BRAMEIER, BRAMELL, BRAMER, BREAM, BREHM, FRAME.

  Brame, C. Watson — of North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, N.C. Democrat. Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brame, J. Robert III — Republican. Member, National Labor Relations Board, 1997-2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Brame, Joseph F. — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Birmingham, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Brame, Robert III See J. Robert Brame III
  Brame, T. Q. — of Bay Springs, Jasper County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1912, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Brame, Watson See C. Watson Brame


BRAMEIER (Soundex B656) — See also BRAM, BRAME, BRAMELL, BRAMER, MEIER, TAMEICHI.

  Brameier, William — of Eureka, McPherson County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 43rd District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.


BRAMELL (Soundex B654) — See also AMBLER, AMELL, BALMER, BAMLER, BERMEL, BRAM, BRAME, BRAMEIER, BRAMER, BRAMHALL, BRAMLEY, BRAMWELL, BRIMHALL, BROMELL, BROMLEY, BROOMALL, BROOMELL, BRUMLEY, CAMELLIA, CAMELLUS, CIARAMELLA, GRAMELSPACHER, HAMELL, INGAMELLS, LAMBER, MARBLE, MELL, PAMELLA, TRAMEL.

  Bramell, Dustin — of Livermore, Alameda County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Bramell, Karen — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Bramell, Tom — of Livermore, Alameda County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BRAMER (Soundex B656) — See also AMER, BRAEMER, BRAM, BRAME, BRAMEIER, BRAMELL, BRAMMER, BREMER, BRIMER, BRYMER, CRAMER, DECRAMER, KRAMER, RAMER, RAMERIZ, SCHRAMER.

  Bramer, Richard — of Sullivan, Sullivan County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BRAMHALL (Soundex B654) — See also BERMEL, BRAM, BRAMELL, BRAMHAM, BRAMLEY, BRANHALL, BRIMHALL, BROMELL, BROMLEY, BROOMALL, BROOMELL, BRUMLEY, CAMHI, HALL, KAMHI.

  Bramhall, Dudley — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Bramhall, Howard Wellington (1895-1962) — of Georgetown, Sussex County, Del. Born in Georgetown, Sussex County, Del., November 18, 1895. Lawyer; justice of Delaware state supreme court, 1954-57. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons. Died in Georgetown, Sussex County, Del., July 7, 1962 (age 66 years, 231 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Georgetown, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Wellington Bramhall (1829-1899) and Nancy Jane 'Jennie' (Bradley) Bramhall (1856-1945); married, August 27, 1923, to Margaret Purnell Townsend (1898-1988).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bramhall, Joan — of Denville, Morris County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1988; chair of Morris County Republican Party, 1980; Morris County Freeholder; Morris County Clerk. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Bramhall, Moses B. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Hudson County, 1854-56. Burial location unknown.
  Bramhall, Ronald O. — of Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1952; candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 1st District, 1956; mayor of Keokuk, Iowa; elected 1989. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bramhall, Walter F. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1936 (alternate), 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAMHAM (Soundex B655) — See also BRAM, BRAMHALL, BRANHAM, CAMHI, KAMHI.

  Bramham, William Gibbons (1875-1947) — also known as William G. Bramham — of Durham, Durham County, N.C. Born in 1875. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1924, 1928, 1932; North Carolina Republican state chair, 1925. Died July 8, 1947 (age about 72 years). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, N.C.


BRAMLAGE (Soundex B654) — See also BRAM, BRAMLETT, BRAMLETTE, BRAMLEY, LAGE.

  Bramlage, Ervin L. — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bramlage, Fred — of Junction City, Geary County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAMLETT (Soundex B654) — See also BARTLEM, BRAM, BRAMBLETT, BRAMLAGE, BRAMLETTE, BRAMLEY, GIMLET, HAMLET, HAMLETT, LAMBERT, LETT, RAMLERSON, RAMLEY, TREMLETT.

  BRAMLETT: See also Milton Harvey Mabry
  Bramlett, C. W. — of Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Mayor of Marietta, Ga., 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Bramlett, G. W. — of Kentucky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Bramlett, J. B. — of Plant City, Hillsborough County, Fla. Mayor of Plant City, Fla., 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Bramlett, James — of Texarkana, Bowie County, Tex. Mayor of Texarkana, Tex., 1998-2008. Still living as of 2008.


BRAMLETTE (Soundex B654) — See also ALEMBERT, BRAMLAGE, BRAMLETT, BRAMLEY, GIMLET, HAMLET, HAMLETT, LETTE, RAMLERSON, RAMLEY, TREMLETT.

  Bramlette, David C. (b. 1939) — of Mississippi. Born in Woodville, Wilkinson County, Miss., 1939. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi, 1991-. Still living as of 2002.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Bramlette, E. M. — of Longview, Gregg County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bramlette, Maxwell — of Woodville, Wilkinson County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bramlette, Thomas Elliott (1817-1875) — also known as Thomas E. Bramlette — of Kentucky. Born in Cumberland County, Ky., January 3, 1817. Member of Kentucky state legislature, 1841; candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 4th District, 1853; state court judge in Kentucky, 1856; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Attorney for Kentucky, 1863; Governor of Kentucky, 1863-67; received 3 electoral votes for Vice-President, 1872. Died in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., January 12, 1875 (age 58 years, 9 days). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Bramlette, W. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1904. Burial location unknown.


BRAMLEY (Soundex B654) — See also AMLEY, BERMEL, BRALEY, BRAM, BRAMELL, BRAMHALL, BRAMLAGE, BRAMLETT, BRAMLETTE, BRAWLEY, BRIMHALL, BROMELL, BROMLEY, BROOMALL, BROOMELL, BRUMLEY, HAMLEY, LAMBERRY, MARBLEY, MCCAMLEY, RAMLERSON, RAMLEY.

  Bramley, Mrs. Dorsey — of McLemoresville, Carroll County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Bramley, M. F. — of Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Cuyahoga County; elected 1897. Burial location unknown.


BRAMMER (Soundex B656) — See also BRAEMER, BRAM, BRAMER, BRIMMER, BROMMER, BRUMMER, FRAMM, FRAMME, GRAMM, GRAMMER, KRAMME, RAMM, SCHRAMM, SHRAMM, TRAMM, TRAMMELL.

  BRAMMER: See also William Francis Hite
  Brammer, R. F. See Richard Franklin Brammer
R. F. Brammer Brammer, Richard Franklin (1856-1931) — also known as R. F. Brammer — of Milton, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Millville (now Willow Wood), Lawrence County, Ohio, July 2, 1856. Republican. School teacher and principal; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1901-02, 1907-10, 1919-20, 1929-30. Methodist. Died, from pernicious anemia, in Milton, Cabell County, W.Va., July 29, 1931 (age 75 years, 27 days). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Huntington, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of John L. Brammer (1833-1889) and Elizabeth (Pinkerman) Brammer (1833-1868); married, November 28, 1880, to Nancy V. Blake (1860-1941).
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929


BRAMNICK (Soundex B652) — See also BRAM, BRANNICK, BRICKMAN, JAMNICK, LOMNICKI, NICK, POMNICHOWSKI, SUMNICHT, YAMNITZ.

  Bramnick, Jon M. — Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly 21st District; elected 2003. Still living as of 2003.


BRAMON (Soundex B655) — See also ABRAMOVITCH, ABRAMOWITZ, AMON, BOORMAN, BORMAN, BORMANN, BRAIMAN, BRAM, BRAMAN, BRAMSON, BRANOM, BRANON, BRAYMAN, BREMAN, BROMAN, CLARAMON, CRAMOND, GARRAMONE, LARANJOFERREIRAMONTEIRO, MIRAMONTI, RAMON, RAMOND, RAMONE, RAMONT, VIRAMONTES.

  Bramon, Darlene — of Bellevue, Blaine County, Idaho; Hailey, Blaine County, Idaho. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


BRAMSON (Soundex B652) — See also ABRAHAMSON, ABRAMS, ABRAMSON, ABROMSON, ADAMSON, ALAMSON, BRAM, BRAMON, BRANSOM, BRANSON, BROSSMAN, LAMSON, NACHAMSON, RAMSON, RAMSOUR, SAMSON, WILLIAMSON.

  Bramson, Noam — of New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of New Rochelle, N.Y.; elected 2015. Still living as of 2015.
  Bramson, Udell — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRAMWELL (Soundex B654) — See also ARMWELL, BRAM, BRAMELL, BROMWELL, CROMWELL, DIAMWOOD, ROMWEBER.

  Bramwell, Aaron — Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly 56th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Bramwell, Arthur (born c.1919) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born about 1919. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1965 (46th District), 1968 (56th District), 2002 (56th District); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1978; chair of Kings County Republican Party, 1993-98. African ancestry. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Esther W. Bramwell (1925?-).
  Bramwell, Donovan — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Idaho 2nd District, 1988, 2000; candidate for U.S. Senator from Idaho, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Bramwell, Esther W. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1972; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1995.
  Relatives: Married to Arthur Bramwell (1919?-?).
  Bramwell, Henry (b. 1919) — of New York. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., 1919. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, 1974-87, 1987. African ancestry. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


BRANAGAN (Soundex B652) — See also AGAN, BERNHAGEN, BRANAM, BRANAN, BRANEGAN, BRANHAGEN, BRANIGAN, BRANIGIN, BRANNIGAN, DUNAGAN, DUNNAGAN, FLANAGAN, FLANNAGAN, GAZTANAGA, HANNAGAN, HENAGAN, LANAGAN, MCGRANAGHAN, MONAGAN.

  Branagan, W. I. — of Emmetsburg, Palo Alto County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1904, 1916 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Burial location unknown.
  Branagan, William A. — of Fulton, Oswego County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Fulton, N.Y., 1952-55; defeated, 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Branagan, William T. — of Emmetsburg, Palo Alto County, Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 8th District, 1932; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1940. Burial location unknown.


BRANAM (Soundex B655) — See also BRAMAN, BRANAGAN, BRANAN, BRANHAM, BRANOM, BRENHAM.

  BRANAM: See also William Manning Rountree


BRANAN (Soundex B655) — See also BRAMAN, BRANAGAN, BRANAM, BRANDAN, BRANN, BRANNAN, BRANON, BRENAN.

  Branan, Cliff — Republican. Member of Oklahoma state senate 40th District; elected 2002. Still living as of 2002.


BRANCA (Soundex B652) — See also ANCA, BRANCATO, BRANCH, BRANCHFIELD, BRANCHINI, BRANCSUM, BRANKO, BRONCHEAU, BRONKIE, BRONKO, FRANCAIS, LABRANCHE, MALEBRANCHE, NEWBRANCH, VILLAFRANCA.

  Branca, Ernest — of Garfield, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Mayor of Garfield, N.J.; elected 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Branca, Frank — of Miramar, Broward County, Fla. Mayor of Miramar, Fla., 1983-89. Still living as of 1989.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Branca, John R. — of Mt. Vernon, Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly 88th District, 1981-83. Still living as of 1983.


BRANCATO (Soundex B652) — See also BLANCATO, BRANCA, BRANCH, BRANCHFIELD, BRANCHINI, BRANCSUM, CATO, FRANCAIS, LABRANCHE, MALEBRANCHE, NEWBRANCH, VILLAFRANCA.

  Brancato, Ann — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brancato, Jasper M. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state senate 11th District; elected 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brancato, Joseph A. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 10th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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