PoliticalGraveyard.com
The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
Index to Politicians

Brentano to Brewington

BRENTANO (Soundex B653) — See also ARMENTANO, BRANTON, BREN, BRENT, BRENTAR, BRENTON, BRENTS, BRENTWOOD, BRINTON, BRUNTON, BRYANTON, BURNTON, CELENTANO, CENTANNI, MONTANO, PANTANO, TRENTACOSTA, TRENTALANGE, VANBRENT.

  Brentano, Lorenz Peter Carl See Lorenzo Brentano
  Brentano, Lorenzo (1813-1891) — also known as Lorenz Peter Carl Brentano — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Mannheim, Germany, November 4, 1813. Republican. In Germany, he participated in the 1849 revolution; arrested and sentenced to life imprisonment; escaped to the United States; member of Illinois state house of representatives 61st District, 1863-65; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1864; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1868; U.S. Consul in Dresden, 1872-76; U.S. Representative from Illinois 3rd District, 1877-79. German ancestry. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., September 18, 1891 (age 77 years, 318 days). Interment at Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Caroline Brentano (1819-1893); father of Theodore Brentano (1854-1940).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Theodore Brentano Brentano, Theodore (1854-1940) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich., March 29, 1854. Republican. Lawyer; superior court judge in Illinois, 1890-1921; U.S. Minister to Hungary, 1922-27; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Died July 2, 1940 (age 86 years, 95 days). Interment at Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Lorenzo Brentano (1813-1891) and Caroline Brentano (1819-1893); married, May 17, 1887, to Minnie Claussenius.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Review of Reviews, March 1922


BRENTAR (Soundex B653) — See also BARNERT, BENTAR, BRAINTREE, BREN, BRENT, BRENTANO, BRENTON, BRENTS, BRENTWOOD, TRENTACOSTA, TRENTALANGE, VANBRENT.

  Brentar, Jerome A. — of Ohio. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 19th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


BRENTON (Soundex B653) — See also BENTON, BRANTON, BREN, BRENDON, BRENT, BRENTANO, BRENTAR, BRENTS, BRENTWOOD, BRETON, BRINTON, BRUNTON, BRYANTON, BURNTON, HERENTON, PARENTO, RENTON, RENTOUL, TORRENTO, TRENTON, VANBRENT.

  BRENTON: See also Brenton D. Babcock — Edwin Stockton Johnson
  Brenton, Charles R. — of Dallas Center, Dallas County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brenton, F. L. — of Cuba, Crawford County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Crawford County; elected 1956, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Brenton, Harold See Woodward Harold Brenton
  Brenton, James M. — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Mayor of Des Moines, Iowa, 1902-04. Burial location unknown.
  Brenton, Samuel (1810-1857) — of Indiana. Born in Gallatin County, Ky., November 22, 1810. Minister; lawyer; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1838-39, 1840-41; U.S. Representative from Indiana 10th District, 1851-53, 1855-57; defeated, 1852; died in office 1857. Methodist. Member, Odd Fellows. Died, of pneumonia, in Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind., March 29, 1857 (age 46 years, 127 days). Interment at Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Ind.; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brenton, W. Harold See Woodward Harold Brenton
  Brenton, Woodward Harold (1899-1968) — also known as W. Harold Brenton — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Born in Dallas Center, Dallas County, Iowa, February 27, 1899. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1944; Treasurer of Republican National Committee, 1954-55. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died in September, 1968 (age 69 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles R. Brenton and Carrie Alicesta (Woodward) Brenton; married 1921 to Etta Spurgeon.


BRENTS (Soundex B653) — See also BARENTSE, BARNITZ, BARRIENTES, BARRIENTOS, BENTS, BERNATZ, BRANTZ, BREN, BRENT, BRENTANO, BRENTAR, BRENTON, BRENTWOOD, IBARRIENTOS, LORENTSON, RENTSCHLER, VANBRENT.

  BRENTS: See also Charles Brents Kennamer
  Brents, Thomas Hurley (1840-1916) — also known as Thomas H. Brents — of Canyon City, Grant County, Ore.; Walla Walla, Walla Walla County, Wash. Born near Florence, Pike County, Ill., December 24, 1840. Republican. Member of Washington territorial House of Representatives, 1866; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Washington Territory, 1879-85; defeated, 1884; delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington Territory, 1880; superior court judge in Washington, 1896-1913. Died in Walla Walla, Walla Walla County, Wash., October 23, 1916 (age 75 years, 304 days). Interment at Blue Mountain Cemetery, Walla Walla, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brents, Walker A. — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


BRENTWOOD (Soundex B653) — See also BRENT, BRENTANO, BRENTAR, BRENTON, BRENTS, ENTWHISTLE, ENTWISTLE, GLENTWORTH, VANBRENT, WENTWORTH.

  BRENTWOOD: See also Paul Brentwood Henry


BRENZA (Soundex B652) — See also ARBENZ, BAZNER, BREN, CHARENZA, LABRENZ, LAURENZANA.

  Brenza, John B. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BREON (Soundex B650) — See also ADREON, BONER, BONNER, BOOREN, BOREN, BORNE, BREEN, BREENE, BREN, BRENN, BRENNE, BREOR, BRETON, BRIAN, BRIEN, BRIN, BRINN, BRION, BRON, BRYAN, BRYN, BRYNN, BRYON, EBORN, ORBEN, ROBEN, TREON.

  Breon, Jesse A. — of Hedrick, Keokuk County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1948 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BREOR (Soundex B660) — See also BORER, BREARE, BREON, BREUER, BREYER, BRIAR, BRIARE, BRIER, BRIERE, BROER, BROR, ROBER.

  Breor, A. L. — of West New Brighton, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.


BRERETON (Soundex B663) — See also BARRERE, BRETON, BRYERTON, CABRERA, CARRERE, CURETON, ETON, FRERE, FRERER, FRERET, LEBRETON, MORETON, TRERE, ZIRERER.

  BRERETON: See also Brereton Chandler Jones
  Brereton, Frederic C. — of Belvidere, Boone County, Ill. Mayor of Belvidere, Ill., 2007-11. Still living as of 2011.
  Brereton, Henry E. H. — of Lake George, Warren County, N.Y. Republican. Farmer; real estate business; member of New York state assembly from Warren County, 1911-17; member of New York state senate 33rd District, 1927-32; chair of Warren County Republican Party, 1929. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Elks; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Brereton, Peirce H. — of Warwick, Kent County, R.I. Republican. Mayor of Warwick, R.I., 1933-34. Burial location unknown.


BRESCHER (Soundex B626) — See also BRASHEAR, BRASHER, BRECHER, BUESCHER, DOESCHER, DRESCHER, DUESCHER, ESCHER, ESCHERT, GARESCHE, LESCHER, RESCHER, SCHER, SCHERBER.

  Brescher, Joseph L. — of Union County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1945-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRESHEARS (Soundex B626) — See also BESHEAR, BESHEARS, BRASHEARS, BRESHGOLD, BRESHNAHAN, BROSHEARS, HEARSEY, HEARST, MACPHEARSON, MESHEA, MOTTESHEARD, SHEARS, THRESHER.

  BRESHEARS: See also Birch Evans Bayh III
  Breshears, Carol A. — of La Canada (now part of La Canada Flintridge), Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Breshears, Fred — of Dawson Springs, Hopkins County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Breshears, Gene N. — Universal candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Breshears, O. Winifred — Universal candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Breshears, Winifred See O. Winifred Breshears


BRESHGOLD (Soundex B622) — See also BESHGETOOR, BRESHEARS, BRESHNAHAN, LINLIGTHGOW, LITHGOW, REICHGOTT.

  Breshgold, Mike (b. 1953) — of Michigan. Born in 1953. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


BRESHNAHAN (Soundex B625) — See also BRESHEARS, BRESHGOLD, BRESNAHAN, DESHNER, FRESHNEY, KRISHNA, SHNAEROF, WISHNAK.

  Breshnahan, Maurice — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1914. Burial location unknown.


BRESKE (Soundex B620) — See also BERKES, BREKKE, BRESKY, BRISKE, DRESKE, ESKE, GABRESKI.

  Breske, Roger M. — of Eland, Shawano County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1989-92. Still living as of 1992.


BRESKY (Soundex B620) — See also BERSKY, BRASCO, BRASKEY, BRASKY, BRESKE, BRISCO, BRISCOE, BROSKIE, GABRESKI, KRESKY, MORESKY, SHERESKY.

  BRESKY: See also Arthur Naftalin


BRESLAU (Soundex B624) — See also BIESLAUER, BOLESLAUS, BRESLAUER, BRESLAW, BRESLER, BRESLIN, BRESLOW, PRESLAR.

  BRESLAU: See also Gertrude Breslau Hunt


BRESLAUER (Soundex B624) — See also BIESLAUER, BOLESLAUS, BRESLAU, BRESLAW, BRESLER, BRESLIN, BRESLOW, BRESSLER, BRIZZOLARA, CLAUER, FILLAUER, HALLAUER, LAUE, LAUENSTEIN, LAUER, LAUERMAN, PRESLAR, WALLAUER, WILLAUER.

  BRESLAUER: See also Charles Edward Bresler
  Breslauer, Charles Edward See Charles Edward Bresler


BRESLAW (Soundex B624) — See also BOLESLAW, BRASWELL, BRESLAU, BRESLAUER, BRESLER, BRESLIN, BRESLOW, CHESLAW, GENESLAW, PRESLAR.

  Breslaw, Alfred — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 7th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Breslaw, Herbert — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state assembly 27th District, 1965. Still living as of 1965.


BRESLER (Soundex B624) — See also BAESLER, BRESLAU, BRESLAUER, BRESLAW, BRESLIN, BRESLOW, BRESSLER, BRIZZOLARA, CESLER, CHESLER, ESLER, FESLER, GIESLER, KEESLER, KESLER, MESLER, PESLER, PRESLER, PRESLEY, ROESLER, SESLER, YESLER.

  Bresler, Arthur Label (1862-1908) — also known as Arthur L. Bresler — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 8, 1862. Honorary Consul for Hawaiian Islands in Detroit, Mich., 1895-1900; Consul-General for Nicaragua in Detroit, Mich., 1901; manager of DeForest wireless telegraph system. German ancestry. Died, from stomach cancer, at the Hotel St. Lorenz, East 72nd Street, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., November 6, 1908 (age 46 years, 121 days). Initial reports that he had been poisoned were dispelled by an autopsy. Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Edward Bresler and Emilie Johanna Minna 'Minnie' (Marshall) Bresler; brother of Joseph M. Bresler and Eugene Alexander Bresler (1871-1954); married, July 20, 1904, to Cora B. Valentine.
  Political family: Bresler family of Detroit, Michigan.
  Bresler, Benjamin — of Southfield, Oakland County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1964; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Bresler, Charles Edward (1816-1898) — also known as Charles E. Bresler; Charles Edward Breslauer — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Konstadt, Prussia (now Wolczyn, Poland), November 12, 1816. Furrier; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Detroit, Mich., 1893-98. German ancestry. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., December 12, 1898 (age 82 years, 30 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Labell A. Breslauer (c.1785-1862) and Rosa Breslauer; married 1865 to Emilie Johanna Minna Marshall; father of Arthur Label Bresler, Joseph M. Bresler and Eugene Alexander Bresler (1871-1954).
  Political family: Bresler family of Detroit, Michigan.
  Bresler, Charles S. — of Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state comptroller, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Bresler, Eugene Alexander (1871-1954) — also known as Eugene A. Bresler — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Leipzig, Germany, September 21, 1871. Vice-Consul for Venezuela in Detroit, Mich., 1893-99; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Detroit, Mich., 1899-1906. German ancestry. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., 1954 (age about 82 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Edward Bresler and Emilie Johanna Minna (Marshall) Bresler; brother of Arthur Label Bresler and Joseph M. Bresler (1868-1900); married, July 13, 1892, to Violet Belle Tootill (1872-1950).
  Political family: Bresler family of Detroit, Michigan.
  Bresler, Joseph M. (1868-1900) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 26, 1868. Consul for Nicaragua in Detroit, Mich., 1895-96, 1899-1900; Consul for Central America in Detroit, Mich., 1897-98; Consul for Honduras in Detroit, Mich., 1899. German ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. Died, from pleuro-pneumonia, in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., March 6, 1900 (age 31 years, 345 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Edward Bresler and Emilie Johanna Minna (Marshall) Bresler; brother of Arthur Label Bresler and Eugene Alexander Bresler (1871-1954).
  Political family: Bresler family of Detroit, Michigan.


BRESLIN (Soundex B624) — See also BRESLAU, BRESLAUER, BRESLAW, BRESLER, BRESLOW, BRISLIN, DRESLINSKI, ESLINGER, HESLIN, HESLINK, HIESLIN, JESLIN, KEESLING, KESLING.

  BRESLIN: See also Joan Breslin Pitkin
  Breslin, Andrew — of Summit Hill, Carbon County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Breslin, Corry — of Lansford, Carbon County, Pa. Burgess of Lansford, Pennsylvania, 1933-35. Burial location unknown.
  Breslin, Edward J. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 32nd District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Breslin, James A. — of Lyndhurst, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1948; mayor of Lyndhurst, N.J., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Breslin, James E. — of Forest Hills, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Breslin, John G. — of Seneca County, Ohio. Ohio treasurer of state, 1852-56. Burial location unknown.
  Breslin, John J., Jr. — of Lyndhurst, Bergen County, N.J.; Teaneck, Bergen County, N.J.; Hackensack, Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1932, 1940, 1944, 1948; chair of Bergen County Democratic Party, 1933; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Breslin, Joseph R. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 7th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Breslin, Michael G. — of Delmar, Albany County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Breslin, Neil D. — of Albany County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000; member of New York state senate 46th District; elected 2002, 2004; elected unopposed 2006; elected 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Breslin, William M. — of Lebanon, Lebanon County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Lebanon, Pa., 1886-92. Burial location unknown.


BRESLOW (Soundex B624) — See also BELESLO, BLOWERS, BRESLAU, BRESLAUER, BRESLAW, BRESLER, BRESLIN, DESLONDE, HESLOP, KESLO, MESLOW, STANESLOW.

  Breslow, David — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 1930; candidate for New York state assembly, 1932 (Kings County 11th District), 1935 (Kings County 10th District); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1938. Burial location unknown.


BRESNAHAN (Soundex B625) — See also BRESHNAHAN, BRESNEHEN, BRESNER, BROSNAHAN, DUQUESNAY, HESNARD.

  Bresnahan, Hugh — of Menominee County, Mich. Delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Menominee County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Bresnahan, James A. — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Massachusetts, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Bresnahan, John C. — of Lawrence, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Bresnahan, John M. — of Massachusetts. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bresnahan, John T. (b. 1911) — of Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1911. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 4th District, 1945-46; defeated in primary, 1946; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 17th District, 1961. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas J. Bresnahan (1883-?).
  Bresnahan, Lawrence J. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 14th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bresnahan, Margaret — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bresnahan, Michael B. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate in primary for New Hampshire Governor's Council 3rd District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bresnahan, Patrick, Jr. — of Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Bresnahan, Patrick F. — of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norfolk; defeated, 1902; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Bresnahan, Thomas J. (b. 1883) — of River Rouge, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Dowagiac, Cass County, Mich., August 24, 1883. Democrat. Lawyer; Cass County Prosecuting Attorney, 1907-10; candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1910; village president of River Rouge, Michigan, 1919-21; mayor of River Rouge, Mich., 1923-27; candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 16, 1909, to Anne T. Kane; father of John T. Bresnahan (1911-?).


BRESNEHEN (Soundex B625) — See also BEHEN, BRESNAHAN, BRESNER, BROSNAHAN, DANEHER, DEHEN, DUFRESNE, GRESNER, MCCREHEN, MEHENT, NEHEMKIS, NEHER, PRESNELL.

  Bresnehen, Thomas Miles (1860-1926) — also known as Thomas M. Bresnehen — of Brookfield, Linn County, Mo. Born in Linn County, Mo., April 16, 1860. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1904; postmaster at Brookfield, Mo., 1914-19. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died suddenly, from a heart attack, in Brookfield, Linn County, Mo., January 27, 1926 (age 65 years, 286 days). Interment at St. Michael's Cemetery, Brookfield, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Bresnehen (1821-1885) and Honora (Dailey) Bresnehen; married 1886 to Isabelle Hanscom (1864-1947).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BRESNER (Soundex B625) — See also BRAZNER, BRENER, BRESNAHAN, BRESNEHEN, BREZNER, CHESNER, DUFRESNE, GESNER, GRESNER, KLUESNER, LESNER, PRESNELL, RIESNER, WEESNER, WESNER, WIESNER.

  Bresner, Sam — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 6th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRESS (Soundex B620) — See also BEERS, BESS, BRASS, BREES, BREESE, BREEZE, BRESSETTE, BRESSLER, BRISE, BROSS, BRYS, DRESS, FRESS, PRESS, RESS.

  Bress, David Gerald (1908-1976) — also known as David G. Bress — of Washington, D.C. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., June 7, 1908. U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1965-69. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association; American Jewish Committee; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in March, 1976 (age 67 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.


BRESSETTE (Soundex B623) — See also BASSETTE, BESSETTE, BRASSEIT, BRESS, BRESSLER, BRISSETTE, BROSSETTE, COSSETTE, GRESSETTE, MORISSETTE, MORRISSETTE, MOUSSETTE, MUSSETTE, MUSSETTER, PESSETTO.

  Bressette, Joseph H. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1920. Burial location unknown.


BRESSLER (Soundex B624) — See also BESSLER, BRESLAUER, BRESLER, BRESS, BRESSETTE, BRIZZOLARA, CRESSLER, DRESSLER, KRESSLER, PRESSLER, PRESSLEY, RESSLER, TRESSLER.

  Bressler, Arnold See J. Arnold Bressler
  Bressler, C. H. — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Bressler, Estelle M. — of Lawrence, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988 (alternate), 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Bressler, F. F. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Bressler, J. Arnold — of Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1962-65. Still living as of 1965.


BRETH (Soundex B630) — See also BREATH, BREIT, BRETHAUER, BRETHEN, BRETHERICK, BRETHERTON, BRETHORST, BRETT, BRIGHT, BRIT, BRITE, BRITT, BROTH, BRYTE, COLBRETH, CULBRETH, ENGEBRETH, GALBRETH, KILBRETH.

  Breth, Harris G. — of Clearfield County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Clearfield County 1st District; elected 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Breth, R. C. — of Green Bay, Brown County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Breth, S. J. — of Altoona, Blair County, Pa. Mayor of Altoona, Pa., 1886-88. Burial location unknown.


BRETHAUER (Soundex B636) — See also ARETHA, BARTER, BEREUTER, BERTHIER, BERTIER, BRATER, BRETH, BRETHEN, BRETHERICK, BRETHERTON, BRETHORST, BRETTAUER, BRITTER, BROTHER, COLBRETH, CULBRETH, DORETHA, ENGEBRETH, FATHAUER, GALBRETH, HAUER, KILBRETH, KORTHAUER, LITTHAUER, PERETHA, POSTHAUER, RETHA, SCHLOTTHAUER, WIETHAUPT.

  Brethauer, B. B. — of Kansas. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kansas 6th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.


BRETHEN (Soundex B635) — See also BLETHEN, BRETH, BRETHAUER, BRETHERICK, BRETHERTON, BRETHORST, BRITTEN, BRITTIN, COLBRETH, CULBRETH, ENGEBRETH, GALBRETH, GRETHE, GRETHER, KILBRETH, METHENEY, METHENY, RETHEL, RETHERFORD, TREFETHEN, TRETHEWAY, TRETHEWEY.

  Brethen, Charles A. (b. 1896) — of Wayne County, Mich. Born in Nappanee, Ontario, July 4, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; secretary, All Metal Products Co. (toy manufacturer); president, National Bank of Wyandotte; Dry candidate for delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Wayne County 4th District, 1933. Methodist. Member, Exchange Club; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George J. Brethen and Frances (Burley) Brethen; married, June 15, 1920, to Alma C. Chall.


BRETHERICK (Soundex B636) — See also BRETH, BRETHAUER, BRETHEN, BRETHERTON, BRETHORST, COLBRETH, CULBRETH, ENGEBRETH, ETHERIDGE, GALBRETH, GRETHE, GRETHER, HETHERINGTON, KILBRETH, LETHERIDGE, RETHEL, RETHERFORD, TRETHEWAY, TRETHEWEY, WETHERILL.

  Bretherick, Arthur P. — of Lansdowne, Delaware County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BRETHERTON (Soundex B636) — See also ATHERTON, BRETH, BRETHAUER, BRETHEN, BRETHERICK, BRETHORST, BROTHERTON, COLBRETH, CULBRETH, ENGEBRETH, ETHERT, ETHERTON, GALBRETH, GRETHE, GRETHER, KILBRETH, NETHERTON, RATHERT, RETHEL, RETHERFORD, ROTHERT, SOUTHERTON, STOTHERT, TRETHEWAY, TRETHEWEY.

  Bretherton, Harold George (b. 1876) — also known as Harold G. Bretherton — Born in Flinton, Ontario, January 1, 1876. Naturalized U.S. citizen; chemist; U.S. Vice Consul in Aguascalientes, 1910-24. Burial location unknown.


BRETHORST (Soundex B636) — See also BETHONDE, BRETH, BRETHAUER, BRETHEN, BRETHERICK, BRETHERTON, COLBRETH, CULBRETH, DETHOMAS, ENGEBRETH, GALBRETH, HORST, KILBRETH, MANETHO, NIGHTHORSE, TEGETHOFF, THORSCH, THORSETT, THORSNESS, THORSON, THORSTAD, THORSTEN, THORSYEINSON, WIETHORN.

  Brethorst, Marie — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


BRETISS (Soundex B632) — See also BEETISON, BRATAAS, BRIEST, BRITOS, BRUTUS, SIBERT, STREIB.

  BRETISS: See also Bretiss Zacek


BRETON (Soundex B635) — See also BERTON, BRENTON, BREON, BRERETON, BRETTON, BREWTON, BRIGHTON, BRITTON, BRONTE, BROTEN, BRUTON, CURETON, ETON, LEBRETON, MORETON, ROBNETT, TORBEN.

  Breton, Leonello (1904-1979) — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born February 26, 1904. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1952; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester 8th Ward, 1956; treasurer of New Hampshire Democratic Party, 1957. Died in June, 1979 (age 75 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.


BRETSCHNEIDER (Soundex B632) — See also BRETSEL, ENGEBRETSEN, ENGEBRETSON, INGEBRETSEN, KRETSCHMAN, KRETSCHMAR, KRETSCHMER, KRUTTSCHNITT, NEIDER, NEIDERER, NEIDERT, NEIDERWEIFER, REIFSCHNEIDER, RIEMENSCHNEIDER, SCHEXNEIDER, SCHNEID, SCHNEIDER, SCHNEIDERHAM, SCHNEIDERHEINZE, SCHNEIDERMAN, SCHNEIDMAN, SCHNEIR, SCHNEIROV, SCHNEITMAN, SNEIDER.

  Bretschneider, H. C. — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1956. Still living as of 1956.


BRETSEL (Soundex B632) — See also BERTELS, BRETSCHNEIDER, ENGEBRETSEN, ENGEBRETSON, GERRETSEN, INGEBRETSEN, STREBEL, WHETSEL, WHETSELL.

  BRETSEL: See also Bretsel Harris


BRETT (Soundex B630) — See also BERT, BREATH, BREIT, BRETH, BRETTA, BRETTAIN, BRETTAUER, BRETTINGEN, BRETTMANN, BRETTON, BRIGHT, BRIT, BRITE, BRITT, BROTT, BRUETT, BRYTE, BURETT, CALABRETTA, DEBRETTEVILLE, FABRETTI, FRETT.

  BRETT: See also Brett A. Bonin — Frederic Eleazer Boothby — Brett Carmical — Brett Curnutt — Brett DeHart — Brett Guthrie — Brett Hulsey — Robert C. Jubelirer — William Rufus Landrum — Stewart Brett McKinney — Brett Mills — Patrick Brett O'Sullivan — Brett Smiley — Brett M. Sommer — Brett Voorhies — Brett Wagner — Brett Williamson
  Brett, Carleton L. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, David E. — of Whitehall, Washington County, N.Y. Postmaster at Whitehall, N.Y., 1915-21. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, Derek — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Brett, Dwight L. — of St. Augustine, St. Johns County, Fla. Mayor of St. Augustine, Fla., 1951, 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, Ezra C. — of Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, George — of Whitehall, Washington County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, George H. — of Ponca City, Kay County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, George J. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate in primary for Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brett, Homer (b. 1877) — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Born in Scooba, Kemper County, Miss., September 1, 1877. Democrat. U.S. Consul in Masqat, 1911; Tenerife, 1913-15; La Guaira, 1915-19; Caracas, 1919-20; Tacna, 1920; Arica, 1920-21; Iquique, 1921-23; Bahia, 1923-24; Nottingham, as of 1926-27; Milan, as of 1929-32; U.S. Consul General in Lima, as of 1938. Methodist. Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Meridian, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Matthew Josephus Brett and Sarah (Casteel) Brett; married 1911 to Ona Bell Wellborn.
  Brett, James — of Montana. Montana state treasurer, 1933-37. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, Joshua H. — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1796-97; member of New York state senate Middle District, 1803-11. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, Kenneth W. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 42nd District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, Mrs. Marion H. — of Northport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1942. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, Matthew L. — of Indiana. Indiana state treasurer, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, Mrs. Richard M. — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brett, Thomas Rutherford (b. 1931) — of Oklahoma. Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., 1931. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Oklahoma, 1979-96; took senior status 1996. Still living as of 2002.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Brett, William — of Fishkill Landing (now part of Beacon), Dutchess County, N.Y. Postmaster at Fishkill Landing, N.Y., 1836. Burial location unknown.


BRETTA (Soundex B630) — See also ABERT, BAERT, BARRET, BARRETT, BARTE, BARTEE, BATER, BATRE, BERETTA, BERTA, BETAR, BRETT, BRETTAIN, BRETTAUER, BRETTINGEN, BRETTMANN, BRETTON, BRITTO, CALABRETTA, DEBRETTEVILLE, FABRETTI, RABBETT, TABER.

  Bretta, Lawrence F. — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


BRETTAIN (Soundex B635) — See also BAINTER, BARTINE, BATTAILE, BERNITA, BERTANI, BIERNAT, BRATTAIN, BRETT, BRETTA, BRETTAUER, BRETTINGEN, BRETTMANN, BRETTON, BRIEANT, BRITAIN, BRITTAIN, BRITTAN, CALABRETTA, DEBRETTEVILLE, FABRETTI.

  Brettain, Frederick J. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1892. Burial location unknown.


BRETTAUER (Soundex B636) — See also BARTER, BEREUTER, BERTHIER, BERTIER, BRATER, BRETHAUER, BRETT, BRETTA, BRETTAIN, BRETTINGEN, BRETTMANN, BRETTON, BRITTER, BROTHER, CALABRETTA, DEBRETTEVILLE, FABRETTI, LETTAU, LITTAU, LITTAUER, REUBERTA, TAUESE.

  Brettauer, L. L. — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in SAINT Gall, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


BRETTINGEN (Soundex B635) — See also BERRETTINI, BETTINGER, BRETT, BRETTA, BRETTAIN, BRETTAUER, BRETTMANN, BRETTON, CALABRETTA, DEBRETTEVILLE, ETTINGER, FABRETTI, FETTINGER, GETTINGER, HETTINGER, NESTINGEN, PETTINGELL, RETTINGER, TRETTIN.

  BRETTINGEN: See also Joseph Lawrence Looby


BRETTMANN (Soundex B635) — See also BERTMAN, BETTMAN, BETTMANN, BREITMAN, BRETT, BRETTA, BRETTAIN, BRETTAUER, BRETTINGEN, BRETTON, BRIGHTMAN, CALABRETTA, DEBRETTEVILLE, DETTMER, DITTMANN, FABRETTI, GETTMAN, GUTTMANN, HETTMAN, TITTMANN, WITTMANN.

  Brettmann, Otto B. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois 7th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.


BRETTON (Soundex B635) — See also ALLEGRETTO, BARRETTO, BERTON, BETTON, BRATTON, BRETON, BRETT, BRETTA, BRETTAIN, BRETTAUER, BRETTINGEN, BRETTMANN, BRIGHTON, BRITTON, BRONTE, BROTEN, CALABRETTA, CAPRETTO, DEBRETTEVILLE, DETTON, FABRETTI, JETTON, LETTON, LORETTO, ROBNETT, STRETTON, TORBEN, VRETTOS, WHETTON.

  Bretton, Henry L. — of Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Washtenaw County 1st District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.


BRETZ (Soundex B632) — See also BETZ, BRAATZ, BRIETZ, BRITTS, BROTZE, FRETZ, PRETZ.

  Bretz, G. P. — of Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio. Mayor of Lorain, Ohio, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bretz, Irvin — of West Fairview, Cumberland County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Bretz, Jacob L. — of Buchanan County, Mo. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 3rd District, 1913-16. Burial location unknown.
  Bretz, John Lewis (1852-1920) — of Indiana. Born near Huntingburg, Dubois County, Ind., September 21, 1852. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Indiana 2nd District, 1891-95; circuit judge in Indiana, 1895-1920. Died in Jasper, Dubois County, Ind., December 25, 1920 (age 68 years, 95 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Huntingburg, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Bretz, Julian Pleasant (1876-1951) — also known as Julian P. Bretz — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Born in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo., December 29, 1876. Democrat. University professor; historian; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1930 (Democratic, 37th District), 1932 (Democratic, 37th District), 1934 (Democratic, 37th District), 1944 (American Labor, 39th District); delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1936; chair of Tompkins County Democratic Party, 1936; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1942. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Kappa Alpha Order. Died June 15, 1951 (age 74 years, 168 days). Interment at Davis Chapel Cemetery, Dearborn, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Grizelda (Shull) Bretz (1847-1937) and James Polk Bretz (1849-1911).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BREUER (Soundex B660) — See also ABREU, BRAUER, BREARE, BREHER, BREIER, BRENER, BREOR, BREUNINGER, BREUNNIG, BREUX, BREWER, BREYER, BRIAR, BRIARE, BRIER, BRIERE, BRUER, BRUERE, GREUEL, KREUEGER, REUBER, TREUETTLEN.

  Breuer, A. — also known as Duke Breuer — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Candidate for mayor of Las Vegas, Nev., 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Breuer, Carl — of Locust Valley, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. U.S. Vice Consul in La Paz, as of 1938; La Guaira, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Breuer, Duke See A. Breuer
  Breuer, Lee F. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 5th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Breuer, Louis Henry (1879-1964) — also known as Louis H. Breuer — of Rolla, Phelps County, Mo. Born in Red Bird, Gasconade County, Mo., August 10, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri Republican State Committee, 1908-12, 1918-22; mayor of Rolla, Mo., 1914-17; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1924; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri, 1926-34. Disciples of Christ. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary. Died in Rolla, Phelps County, Mo., August 26, 1964 (age 85 years, 16 days). Interment at Rolla Cemetery, Rolla, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William Breuer (1835-1916) and Eda (Matlock) Breuer (1837-1912); brother of Ransom Albert Breuer and William Hayes Breuer; married, March 4, 1919, to Mary Louise Bentley (1889-1989).
  Political family: Breuer family of Red Bird, Missouri.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Breuer, Ransom Albert (1870-1961) — also known as Ransom A. Breuer — of Hermann, Gasconade County, Mo. Born in Red Bird, Gasconade County, Mo., February 22, 1870. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; circuit judge in Missouri 32nd Circuit, 1911-49; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1920. Member, Freemasons. Died in Hermann, Gasconade County, Mo., September 18, 1961 (age 91 years, 208 days). Interment at Hermann Cemetery, Hermann, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William Breuer (1835-1916) and Eda (Matlock) Breuer (1837-1912); brother of William Hayes Breuer and Louis Henry Breuer; married, June 6, 1897, to Josephine Paralee Kragle (1873-1956).
  Political family: Breuer family of Red Bird, Missouri.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Breuer, William (1835-1916) — of Gasconade County, Mo. Born in Germany, October 25, 1835. Farmer; blacksmith; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Gasconade County, 1897-98. Died in Red Bird, Gasconade County, Mo., October 4, 1916 (age 80 years, 345 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, St. James, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, December 9, 1858, to Eda Matlock (1837-1912); father of Ransom Albert Breuer, William Hayes Breuer and Louis Henry Breuer (1879-1964).
  Political family: Breuer family of Red Bird, Missouri.
  Epitaph: "Among men he was entitled to be called a man."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Breuer, William Hayes (1876-1948) — also known as William H. Breuer — of St. James, Phelps County, Mo. Born in Red Bird, Gasconade County, Mo., October 19, 1876. Republican. Physician; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1936. Died July 16, 1948 (age 71 years, 271 days). Interment at St. James Cemetery, St. James, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William Breuer (1835-1916) and Eda (Matlock) Breuer (1837-1912); brother of Ransom Albert Breuer and Louis Henry Breuer; married to Fannie Hudson McMahan (1875-1966).
  Political family: Breuer family of Red Bird, Missouri.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BREUNINGER (Soundex B655) — See also ABREU, BRENNINGER, BREUER, BREUNNIG, BREUX, BRUNING, CHUNING, CUNINGHAM, FREUND, FREUNDLICH, GREUNKE, GUTFREUND, LUNINGS, MEUNIER, REUND, REUNING, TEUNIS, THEUNIS, TUNING.

  BREUNINGER: See also Edward William Frederick
  Breuninger, Lewis T., Sr. (c.1893-1974) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Washington, D.C., about 1893. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1956 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); member of Republican National Committee from District of Columbia, 1960-68. Methodist. Member, Kiwanis. Died of a heart attack, January 27, 1974 (age about 81 years). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.


BREUNNIG (Soundex B652) — See also ABREU, BREINIG, BRENIG, BREUER, BREUNINGER, BREUX, DUNNIGAN, FREUND, FREUNDLICH, GREUNKE, GUTFREUND, REUND, REUNING, UBINGER.

  Breunnig, John — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1907. Burial location unknown.


BREUX (Soundex B620) — See also ABREU, AMOUREUX, BREAKS, BREAUX, BREUER, BREUNINGER, BREUNNIG, BRUEX, DEVEREUX, LAMOREUX, LAMOUREUX, LHEUREUX.

  Breux, Gus A. — of Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1900. Burial location unknown.


BREVARD (Soundex B616) — See also BREARD, BREVETTI, BREVIG, BREVIK, BREVOORT, BREVORKA, DEVARD, EVARD, REVARE, VARD.

  BREVARD: See also Ephraim Brevard Ewing — William Brevard Hand — Joseph Brevard Kershaw — F. Brevard McDowell — Richard Brevard Russell — Richard Brevard Russell, Jr.
  Brevard, Adam — of Iredell County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Iredell County, 1789. Burial location unknown.
  Brevard, Alexander J. M. — of Lincoln County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lincoln County, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Brevard, J. F. — of Lincoln County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lincoln County, 1818. Burial location unknown.
  Brevard, Joseph (1766-1821) — of Camden, Kershaw District (now Kershaw County), S.C. Born in Iredell, Iredell County, N.C., July 19, 1766. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1796-99; justice of South Carolina state supreme court, 1801-15; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 9th District, 1819-21; defeated, 1821. Died in Camden, Kershaw District (now Kershaw County), S.C., October 11, 1821 (age 55 years, 84 days). Interment at Quaker Cemetery, Camden, S.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brevard, R. J. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1891-95. Burial location unknown.


BREVETTI (Soundex B613) — See also ANDREVET, BRAVATA, BREVARD, BREVIG, BREVIK, BREVOORT, BREVORKA, DEVETTE, EVETT, EVETTS, LEVETTE, MCKEVETT, NEVETT, PREVETE, PREVETT, PREVETTE, STEVETTA, TREVETT, VETTI, VETTING.

  Brevetti, Louis A. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 20th District, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Brevetti, Vincent P. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


BREVIG (Soundex B612) — See also BREVARD, BREVETTI, BREVIK, BREVOORT, BREVORKA, HANNEVIG, SEVIGNY.

  Brevig, Olaus L. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 42, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


BREVIK (Soundex B612) — See also BREDVIK, BREVARD, BREVETTI, BREVIG, BREVOORT, BREVORKA.

  Brevik, George — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Washington, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BREVOORT (Soundex B616) — See also BREVARD, BREVETTI, BREVIG, BREVIK, BREVORKA, CREVOISIE, GANSEVOORT, PREVOST, REVOE, REVOLUTION, TREVOR, VANDERVOORT, VANDEVOORT.

  BREVOORT: See also Jason Brevoort Brown — Whitehead Hicks — Augustus Brevoort Woodward
  Brevoort, Henry N. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1888-93; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brevoort, Richard W. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Brevoort, Samuel — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 7th District, 1856. Burial location unknown.


BREVORKA (Soundex B616) — See also BREVARD, BREVETTI, BREVIG, BREVIK, BREVOORT, CREVOISIE, DERKOORKANIAN, DEVORKIN, FLORKA, GORKA, HAVORKA, KEVORKIAN, MAYORKAS, PREVOST, REVOE, REVOLUTION, SOGORKA, TREVOR, VORKAPICH.

  Brevorka, Jillian — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


BREW (Soundex B600) — See also BREE, BREM, BREWBAKER, BREWER, BREWIN, BREWINGTON, BREWSTER, BREWTON, BREY, BRO, BROE, BROH, BROUGH, BROW, BROWE, BROY, BRUA, BRUEY, BRUGH, DREW, FREW, KILLEBREW, KIMBREW, PREW.

  BREW: See also Frank Clague — Hermann Frederick Eilts
  Brew, John T. — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900; postmaster at Erie, Pa., 1914-17. Burial location unknown.
  Brew, Thomas F. — of Newtown, Fairfield County, Conn. First selectman of Newtown, Connecticut, 1926-27. Burial location unknown.


BREWBAKER (Soundex B612) — See also ABOOBAKER, BAKER, BANABAKER, BLANKENBAKER, BREW, BREWER, BREWIN, BREWINGTON, BREWSTER, BREWTON, BRUBAKER, DANZENBAKER, EWBANK, FAZENBAKER, HAWBAKER, HAZELBAKER, KILLEBREW, KIMBREW, NEWBAKER, PENNEBAKER, SNELBAKER, SNOWBARGER, STUDABAKER, STUDEBAKER.

  Brewbaker, Dick L. (born c.1961) — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Born about 1961. Republican. Automobile dealer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Brewbaker, Ely — of Alma, Gratiot County, Mich. Village president of Alma, Michigan, 1900. Burial location unknown.


BREWER (Soundex B660) — See also BREHER, BREIER, BREMER, BREUER, BREW, BREWBAKER, BREWIN, BREWINGTON, BREWSTER, BREWTON, BREYER, BROUWER, BROWER, DREWERY, EWER, KILLEBREW, KIMBREW, WERBER.

  BREWER: See also Thomas Burton Adams, Jr. — John Brewer Brown — Joel Thomas Broyhill — Ellsworth Brewer Buck — Zenas Crane — Zenas Marshall Crane — Thomas Lee Cummings — McIntyre Faries — Jean Brewer Meyers — Edmund Brewer Montgomery — George Washington Paschal — Brewer D. Phillips — Nellie Brewer Pierce — Henry Brewer Quinby — Edward Brewer Rodick — Chauncey Brewer Sabin — John Pierce St. John — James Oscar Simpkins — Mrs. Brewer Stauffer — John Brewer Wight
  Brewer, A. H. — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, A. L. — of Union Springs, Bullock County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Adolph — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Albert Preston (b. 1928) — also known as Albert P. Brewer — of Morgan County, Ala. Born in Bethel Springs, McNairy County, Tenn., October 26, 1928. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1955-67; Speaker of the Alabama State House of Representatives, 1963-67; Lieutenant Governor of Alabama, 1967-68; Governor of Alabama, 1968-71; defeated, 1970, 1978; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1968. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Delta Sigma Phi. Still living as of 2014.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Brewer, Alexander (1878-1939) — of Fairburn, Custer County, S.Dak. Born July 9, 1878. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1928; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 44th District, 1929-30. Died in 1939 (age about 60 years). Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Alexander L. (1866-1937) — of Ogden, Weber County, Utah. Born in London, England, September 23, 1866. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1912. Died in Ogden, Weber County, Utah, September 16, 1937 (age 70 years, 358 days). Interment at Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Utah.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Brewer and Elizabeth (Spence) Brewer; married to Clara West (1867-1963).
  Brewer, Alfred R. — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1915-16; defeated, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Andrew Jackson — also known as Andrew J. Brewer — of Kentucky. Born in Arkansas. Interpreter; U.S. Vice Consul in Amoy, 1917-18; Hankow, 1919; Changsha, 1919; Tientsin, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Andrew Jackson
  Brewer, Arthur D. (b. 1888) — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. Born in Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., May 27, 1888. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1932. Methodist. Member, Rotary. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Evans Brewer and Isabelle (MacAlester) Brewer; married, July 3, 1912, to Bessie A. Ingraham.
  Brewer, B. F. — of Westfield, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Basil — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Bob See Robert Brewer
  Brewer, C. P. — of Loris, Horry County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brewer, Carl — of Ishpeming, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Ishpeming, Mich., 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Cassius K. — of Hockanum, East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Postmaster at Hockanum, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Charles — of Vineland, Cumberland County, N.J. Postmaster at Vineland, N.J., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Charles R. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina, 1981-87. Still living as of 1987.
  Brewer, Charles S. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Chuck — Republican. Candidate for Oklahoma state senate 21st District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Brewer, Clarence J. — of Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives 40th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Brewer, Claude — of Washington. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Washington, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brewer, Dale A. — of Green Oak Township, Livingston County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Green Oak Township, Michigan, 1988-91; recalled 1991. Still living as of 1991.
  Brewer, David H. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Montana state house of representatives 34th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Brewer, David Josiah (1837-1910) — of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan. Born in Smyrna (now Izmir), Turkey, June 20, 1837. Lawyer; county judge in Kansas, 1862-65; district judge in Kansas 1st District, 1865-69; justice of Kansas state supreme court, 1870-84; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 1884-90; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1889-1910; died in office 1910. Congregationalist. Died in Washington, D.C., March 28, 1910 (age 72 years, 281 days). Interment at Mt. Muncie Cemetery, Lansing, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Josiah Brewer and Emilia (Field) Brewer; married, October 3, 1861, to Louise R. Landon (died 1898); married, June 5, 1901, to Emma Miner Mott; father-in-law of Wellington Wells (1868-1955); nephew of Stephen Johnson Field.
  Political family: Whitney-Field-Brewer-Wells family of California.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brewer, Delores — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Brewer, Donald See W. Donald Brewer
  Brewer, E. K. — of Bar Harbor, Hancock County, Maine. Postmaster at Bar Harbor, Maine, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Earl Leroy (1869-1942) — also known as Earl Brewer — of Water Valley, Yalobusha County, Miss.; Clarksdale, Coahoma County, Miss.; Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Born in Carroll County, Miss., August 11, 1869. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Mississippi state senate, 1896-1900; Governor of Mississippi, 1912-16; defeated, 1906; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1912 (speaker), 1916, 1920 (alternate). Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias. Died in Jackson, Hinds County, Miss., March 10, 1942 (age 72 years, 211 days). Interment somewhere in Clarksdale, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Ratcliff Rodney Brewer and Mary Elizabeth (McEachern) Brewer; married 1897 to Minnie Marion Block.
  Brewer, Edward H. — of Dalton, Berkshire County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Second Berkshire District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Elnore G. — of Hulls Cove, Bar Harbor, Hancock County, Maine. Democrat. Postmaster at Hulls Cove, Maine, 1889, 1895-97. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Emery L. — of Owosso, Shiawassee County, Mich. Member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1887; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Frances — of Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Francis Beattie (1820-1892) — also known as Francis B. Brewer — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Born in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., October 8, 1820. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 1st District, 1873-74; U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1883-85. Died in Westfield, Chautauqua County, N.Y., July 29, 1892 (age 71 years, 295 days). Interment at Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brewer, Fred — of LaPorte, LaPorte County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Gale Arnot (b. 1951) — also known as Gale Brewer — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born September 6, 1951. Democrat. Director of scheduling for Mary Ann Krupsak, 1975-78 chief of staff for Ruth Messinger, 1978-89; borough president of Manhattan, New York, 2014-. Female. Still living as of 2017.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Brewer, Gardner — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Republican. Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, George — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, George W. — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1857-59 (11th District 1857-58, 18th District 1859). Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Gurley — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1900, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Guy R. (c.1904-1978) — of Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born about 1904. Democrat. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 8th District, 1967; member of New York state assembly, 1969-77 (26th District 1969-72, 29th District 1973-77). African ancestry. Died, of cancer, in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., October 31, 1978 (age about 74 years). Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Hart See John Hart Brewer
  Brewer, Henry — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Tompkins County 1st District, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Henry C. — of Freeport, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at Freeport, Maine, 1889-93, 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Horace L. — of Camden, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Chair of Camden County Democratic Party, 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Howard See N. Howard Brewer
  Brewer, Howell — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1870-71. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, J. B. — of Fort Pierce, St. Lucie County, Fla. Mayor of Fort Pierce, Fla., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, J. Hart See John Hart Brewer
  Brewer, Jacob — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1904; Socialist Labor candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, James L. — Socialist. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1931, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Jan See Janice Kay Brewer
  Brewer, Janice Kay (b. 1944) — also known as Jan Brewer — of Peoria, Maricopa County, Ariz.; Glendale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., September 26, 1944. Republican. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1983-86; member of Arizona state senate, 1987-96; secretary of state of Arizona, 2003-09; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2004, 2008 (delegation chair); Governor of Arizona, 2009-. Female. Lutheran. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Married to Dr. John Brewer.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Brewer, Jasper N. — of Kingman, Mohave County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Jeremiah — of Laramie, Albany County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Brewer, Jesse — of Hinesville, Liberty County, Ga. Postmaster at Hinesville, Ga., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Jim — Candidate for Governor of Hawaii, 2002; candidate for U.S. Senator from Hawaii, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Brewer, John — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 4th District, 1835; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Washtenaw County, 1835-36. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, John B. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, John F. — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1912-13. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, John Hart (1844-1900) — also known as J. Hart Brewer — of Trenton, Mercer County, N.J. Born in Woodsville, Mercer County, N.J., March 29, 1844. Republican. Manufacturer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1876; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1881-85; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1888. Died in Trenton, Mercer County, N.J., December 21, 1900 (age 56 years, 267 days). Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Trenton, N.J.
  Relatives: Second great-grandson of John Hart (1713-1779).
  Political families: Conger family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Lockwood-Lanning family of New Jersey; Coberly-Hovermale family of West Virginia; Hendricks family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brewer, Jonathan W. — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Joseph — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwich, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Kathryn R. — also known as Kathryn R. Fuselehr — of Malverne, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Malverne, N.Y., 1934-59. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Kidd — of North Carolina. Candidate for Governor of North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Brewer, L. P. — of Sequatchie, Marion County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Lingg (b. 1944) — of Holt, Ingham County, Mich. Born in 1944. Democrat. Ingham County Clerk, 1977-94; Democratic candidate for Michigan state senate 24th District, 1982 (primary), 1986; member of Michigan state house of representatives 68th District, 1995-2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Brewer, Lon — of Tennessee. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 6th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Luther A. — of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1912, 1916; Independent Republican candidate for U.S. Senator from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, M. P. — of Bowling Green, Wood County, Ohio. Postmaster at Bowling Green, Ohio, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Mark (b. 1955) — of Clinton Township, Macomb County, Mich. Born in 1955. Democrat. Michigan Democratic state chair, 1995-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; member of Democratic National Committee from Michigan, 2004. Still living as of 2020.
  Brewer, Mark — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Brewer, Mark Spencer (1837-1901) — also known as Mark S. Brewer — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Addison Township, Oakland County, Mich., October 22, 1837. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 20th District, 1873-74; U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1877-81, 1887-91; U.S. Consul General in Berlin, as of 1881-84; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896; U.S. Civil Service Commissioner, 1898-1901. Died in Washington, D.C., March 18, 1901 (age 63 years, 147 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Pontiac, Mich.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brewer, Mary — of Lancaster, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Maude — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Merwin R. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 15th District, 1848-49. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Mildred — of Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Brewer, Monroe J. — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Mrs. Myrene — of Ogden, Weber County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Brewer, N. Howard (born c.1889) — of Hockanum, East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., about 1889. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1929-30. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Nazareth — of Wappingers Creek (now Wappingers Falls), Dutchess County, N.Y. Postmaster at Wappingers Creek, N.Y., 1809-18. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Netti E. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Nicholas — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Mayor of Annapolis, Md., 1811-12, 1814-15, 1816-17, 1818-19. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Nicholas, Jr. — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Mayor of Annapolis, Md., 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Norman S. — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford; elected 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, O. A. — of Hugo, Choctaw County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, P. O. — of Boone, Watauga County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Philo S. — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, R. A. — of Hermann, Gasconade County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, R. L. — of Wake Forest, Wake County, N.C. Postmaster at Wake Forest, N.C., 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Robert — also known as Bob Brewer — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1953-66. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Robert — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 5th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Brewer, Robert J., Jr. (1938-2005) — of Booneville, Owsley County, Ky. Born in Owsley County, Ky., October 23, 1938. Republican. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 90th District, 1979. Died September 5, 2005 (age 66 years, 317 days). Interment at Shepherd Cemetery, Booneville, Ky.
  Brewer, S. S. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Sam, Jr. — of Irvine, Estill County, Ky. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 84th District, 1972-75. Still living as of 1975.
  Brewer, Samuel — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1831, 1833, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Samuel S. — of Webster, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Webster, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Selden — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Stephen M. — of Barre, Worcester County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state senate Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire & Franklin District; elected unopposed 1996; elected 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Brewer, Sterling — Speaker of the Tennessee State Senate, 1821-23. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, T. A. — of Texarkana, Miller County, Ark. Mayor of Texarkana, Ark., 1904-07. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, T. H. — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Ted — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Thomas — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Thomas F. — of Stockton, San Joaquin County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brewer, W. Donald — of Colorado. Republican. Member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1970-74. Still living as of 1974.
  Brewer, Walter — of Toledo, Cumberland County, Ill.; Paris, Edgar County, Ill. Circuit judge in Illinois 5th Circuit, 1919-25. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Wayne C. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 9th District, 1929-30. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, William A. — of Alabama. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 1st District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Brewer, William C. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 14th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, William Dodd (b. 1922) — also known as William D. Brewer — of Connecticut. Born in Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn., April 4, 1922. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Mauritius, 1970; Sudan, 1973-77. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Brewer, William H. (1845-1931) — of Silver Lane, East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., 1845. Democrat. Farmer; first selectman of East Hartford, Connecticut, 1901; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1917-20; defeated, 1902. Died in 1931 (age about 86 years). Interment at Hockanum Cemetery, East Hartford, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Isabel Crosby (1847-1912).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brewer, William M. (d. 1921) — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Mayor of Omaha, Neb., 1873-74. Died September 12, 1921. Interment at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Omaha, Neb.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brewer, William U. — of Franklin County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 33rd District, 1893-96. Burial location unknown.
  Brewer, Willis (1844-1912) — of Hayneville, Lowndes County, Ala. Born near Livingston, Sumter County, Ala., March 15, 1844. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; journalist; lawyer; planter; Lowndes County Treasurer, 1871; Alabama state auditor, 1876-80; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1880-82, 1890-94; member of Alabama state senate, 1882-90, 1894-97; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1892; U.S. Representative from Alabama 5th District, 1897-1901. Died in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., October 30, 1912 (age 68 years, 229 days). Entombed at Cedars Plantation, Montgomery, Ala.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brewer, Willis — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Brewer, Willis M. (1892-1972) — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Born in 1892. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1928 (alternate), 1952; candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1928; chairman, Oakland County Board of Auditors; in 1931, he was charged with embezzling $2,500 from the county; convicted, and sentenced to five to fifteen years in prison; his sentence was commuted by Gov. William A. Comstock in 1933; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1947. Member, American Legion. Died in 1972 (age about 80 years). Burial location unknown.


BREWIN (Soundex B650) — See also BARWIN, BERWIN, BREW, BREWBAKER, BREWER, BREWINGTON, BREWSTER, BREWTON, EWIN, GUREWITZ, KILLEBREW, KIMBREW, PREWITT, REWINKEL.

  Brewin, William F. — of Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


BREWINGTON (Soundex B652) — See also BREW, BREWBAKER, BREWER, BREWIN, BREWSTER, BREWTON, DEWING, EWING, GUREWITZ, KILLEBREW, KIMBREW, PREWITT, REWINKEL, STRUEWING.

  BREWINGTON: See also Dana Martha Camp — Henry Aydelotte Houston — Vail Montgomery Pittman
  Brewington, Darrell — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Mayor of Fairbanks, Alaska, 1962-65. Still living as of 1965.
  Brewington, James T., Jr. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1912; candidate in primary for Illinois state senate 1st District, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Brewington, Marion Vernon — of Wicomico County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate from Wicomico County, 1900-06. Burial location unknown.
  Brewington, Norman — of Westmoreland County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


"Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a political graveyard."
Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
The Political Graveyard

The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
  The listings are incomplete; development of the database is a continually ongoing project.  
  Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
  The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/brentano-brewington.html.  
  Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
  If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
  More information: FAQ; privacy policy; cemetery links.  
  If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

Creative 
Commons License Follow polgraveyard on Twitter [Amazon.com]