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BROOKS-BITTINGS (Soundex B621) — See also BITTINGS, BROOKS.

  Brooks-Bittings, Rosemary — of New Jersey. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


BROOKS-LASURE (Soundex B624)

  Brooks-LaSure, Allyn — of Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BROOKSHIRE (Soundex B626) — See also ALSOBROOKS, BAKSHI, BAKSHIAN, BERKSHIRE, BRAYBROOKS, BROOKS, CROOKSHANK, CROOKSHANKS, EASTERBROOKS, ESTERBROOKS, GLAZEBROOKS, KSHINKA, MIDDLEBROOKS, OBERKIRSH, WESTBROOKS.

  Brookshire, Elijah Voorhees (1856-1936) — of Indiana. Born near Ladoga, Montgomery County, Ind., August 15, 1856. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 1889-95. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., April 14, 1936 (age 79 years, 243 days). Interment at Harshbarger Cemetery, Near Ladoga, Montgomery County, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brookshire, Homer — of North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Brookshire, J. D. — of Newton County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Newton County, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Brookshire, Stan See Stanford R. Brookshire
  Brookshire, Stanford R. — also known as Stan Brookshire — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Born in Troutmans, Iredell County, N.C. Newspaper reporter; dealer in industrial belts; mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1961-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Brookshire, Tom — of Kingsville, Kleberg County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1948, 1956 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brookshire, Van (b. 1967) — of Coldspring, San Jacinto County, Tex. Born May 9, 1967. Republican. Builder; rancher; candidate in primary for Texas state senate 3rd District, 2000; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 2nd District, 2002; candidate for Texas state house of representatives 12th District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brookshire, W. A. — of Farmington, St. Francois County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state senate 26th District, 1923-26; defeated, 1926. Burial location unknown.


BROOM (Soundex B650) — See also BROM, BROOMALL, BROOME, BROOMELL, BROOMFIELD, BROOMHEAD, BROUGHAM, BRUM, BRUMM, MACBROOM, MCBROOM, MCBROOME, VROOM.

  Broom: See William Hall
  Broom, Jacob (1752-1810) — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., October 17, 1752. Surveyor; postmaster at Wilmington, Del., 1776-92; member of Delaware state legislature, 1784-88; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; banker; cotton mill business. Lutheran. Member, Freemasons. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., April 25, 1810 (age 57 years, 190 days). Interment at Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of James Broom and Esther (Willis) Broom; married 1773 to Rachel Pierce; father of James Madison Broom (1776-1850); grandfather of Jacob Broom.
  Political family: Broom family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Broom, Jacob (1808-1864) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Baltimore, Md., July 25, 1808. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 4th District, 1855-57. Died in Washington, D.C., November 28, 1864 (age 56 years, 126 days). Interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of James Madison Broom; grandson of Jacob Broom (1752-1810).
  Political family: Broom family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Broom, James Madison (1776-1850) — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born near Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., 1776. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1805-07; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1824. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., January 15, 1850 (age about 73 years). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Presumably named for: James Madison
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Broom (1752-1810); father of Jacob Broom (1808-1864).
  Political family: Broom family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Broom, John L. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1823. Burial location unknown.


BROOMALL (Soundex B654) — See also BERMEL, BRAMELL, BRAMHALL, BRAMLEY, BRIMHALL, BROMELL, BROMLEY, BROOM, BROOME, BROOMELL, BROOMFIELD, BROOMHEAD, BRUMLEY, DOOMAN, GROMALA, LOMBAR, MACBROOM, MALL, MCBROOM, MCBROOME, MOOMAU, MOOMAW, OMALLAN, OMALLEY, OMALLY, OTOMALESAU, ROMALDUS, TOMALIS, TOOMAR, VROOMAN.

  Broomall, Harman Luther (b. 1897) — also known as Harman L. Broomall — Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., November 9, 1897. U.S. Vice Consul in Yokohama, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Broomall, John Martin (1816-1894) — also known as John M. Broomall — of Chester, Delaware County, Pa. Born in Upper Chichester Township, Delaware County, Pa., January 19, 1816. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1851-52; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 7th District, 1863-69; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1872; delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1874; county judge in Pennsylvania, 1874-75. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 3, 1894 (age 78 years, 135 days). Interment at Media Cemetery, Media, Pa.
  Relatives: Grandfather of John Martin Broomall III (1878-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Broomall, John Martin III (b. 1878) — also known as John M. Broomall III — of Delaware County, Pa. Born in Media, Delaware County, Pa., June 26, 1878. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania 32nd District, 1926-29. Member, American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Grandson of John Martin Broomall (1816-1894).


BROOME (Soundex B650) — See also BOMER, BOOMER, BOREM, BROM, BROOM, BROOMALL, BROOMELL, BROOMFIELD, BROOMHEAD, BROUGHAM, BRUM, BRUMM, GROOME, GROOMES, MACBROOM, MCBROOM, MCBROOME, ROOME.

  BROOME: See also Thomas Broome Travers Radcliffe
  Broome, Frank M. — of Alliance, Box Butte County, Neb.; Antioch, Sheridan County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1915, 1923; candidate for mayor of Alliance, Neb., 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Broome, George — U.S. Consular Agent in Mogador, as of 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Broome, James E. — of Quincy, Gadsden County, Fla. Member of Florida state senate, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Emilius Broome; brother of John Dozier Broome (1835?-1898).
  Political family: Broome family of Quincy and DeLand, Florida.
  Broome, James Emilius (1808-1883) — also known as James E. Broome; "The Veto Governor" — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla.; Fernandina (now part of Fernandina Beach), Nassau County, Fla.; New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Hamburg, Aiken County, S.C., December 15, 1808. Democrat. Merchant; planter; lawyer; probate judge in Florida, 1843-48; Governor of Florida, 1853-57; member of Florida state senate, 1861. Died in DeLand, Volusia County, Fla., November 23, 1883 (age 74 years, 343 days). Original interment at Oakdale Cemetery, DeLand, Fla.; reinterment in 1897 somewhere in Quincy, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of John Broome and Jeanette (Witherspoon) Broome; father of John Dozier Broome (1835?-1898) and James E. Broome.
  Political family: Broome family of Quincy and DeLand, Florida.
  Broome, James J. — Speaker of the Tennessee State House of Representatives, 1943-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Broome, James R. — of Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Keyser, W.Va., 1962-64. Still living as of 1964.
  Broome, John (1738-1810) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., July 19, 1738. Importer and exporter; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1777; colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1800-02; member of New York state senate Southern District, 1803-04; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1804-10; died in office 1810. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 8, 1810 (age 72 years, 20 days). Interment at First Presbyterian Churchyard, Manhattan, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Broome and Marie (LaTourette) Broome; married, October 19, 1769, to Rebecca Lloyd (1746-1800); married 1806 to Ruth Hunter (1755-1840).
  Broome County, N.Y. is named for him.
  The town of Broome, New York, is named for him.  — Broome Street, in Manhattan, New York, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Broome, John Dozier (d. 1898) — also known as John D. Broome — of DeLand, Volusia County, Fla.; Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Lawyer; delegate to Florida state constitutional convention, 1885; circuit judge in Florida, 1887-98; died in office 1898. Died, apparently due to a stroke and Bright's disease, in Sewanee, Franklin County, Tenn., November 4, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Emilius Broome (1808-1883); brother of James E. Broome.
  Political family: Broome family of Quincy and DeLand, Florida.
  Broome, Milton — also known as Sam Broome — of Kansas City, Clay County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Clay County 1st District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Broome, Raymond V. — of Atlantic County, N.J. Independent candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 2, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Broome, Sam See Milton Broome


BROOMELL (Soundex B654) — See also BELMOOR, BERMEL, BLOOMER, BRAMELL, BRAMHALL, BRAMLEY, BRIMHALL, BROMELL, BROMLEY, BROOM, BROOMALL, BROOME, BROOMFIELD, BROOMHEAD, BRUMLEY, COMELLA, GROOME, GROOMES, LOMBER, MACBROOM, MCBROOM, MCBROOME, MELL, ROMELL, ROOME.

  Broomell, Ella — Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania secretary of internal affairs, 1922. Female. Burial location unknown.


BROOMFIELD (Soundex B651) — See also ARMFIELD, BLOOMFIELD, BRIMFIELD, BROOM, BROOMALL, BROOME, BROOMELL, BROOMHEAD, BRUMFIELD, MACBROOM, MCBROOM, MCBROOME.

  Broomfield, Archibald (b. 1875) — of Big Rapids, Mecosta County, Mich. Born in Isabella County, Mich., 1875. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 25th District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Broomfield, Bill See William S. Broomfield
  Broomfield, Charles S. — of Kansas City, Clay County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Clay County 1st District; elected 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Broomfield, Charles S. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 6th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Broomfield, Robert Cameron (b. 1933) — also known as Robert C. Broomfield — of Arizona. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., June 18, 1933. Lawyer; superior court judge in Arizona, 1971-85; U.S. District Judge for Arizona, 1985-99; took senior status 1999. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 1999.
  Relatives: Son of David Campbell Broomfield and Mabel (Van Deventer) Broomfield; married, August 3, 1958, to Cuma Cecil.
  See also federal judicial profile
William S. Broomfield Broomfield, William S. (1922-2019) — also known as Bill Broomfield — of Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich.; Bloomfield Township, Oakland County, Mich.; Birmingham, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich., April 28, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; real estate business; insurance underwriter; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 4th District, 1949-54; member of Michigan state senate 12th District, 1955-56; U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1957-93 (18th District 1957-73, 19th District 1973-83, 18th District 1983-93). Methodist; later Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Shriners; Optimist Club; Lions; Odd Fellows; American Legion; Elks. Died in Kensington, Montgomery County, Md., February 20, 2019 (age 96 years, 298 days). Interment at White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery, Troy, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. S. C. Broomfield and Fern Broomfield.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58


BROOMHEAD (Soundex B653) — See also BOOMHOWER, BROOM, BROOMALL, BROOME, BROOMELL, BROOMFIELD, DRUMHELLER, FROMHART, FROMHOLZ, MACBROOM, MCBROOM, MCBROOME, OMHOLT, UMHEY.

  Broomhead, Esther Ann — of West Barrington, Barrington, Bristol County, R.I. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Broomhead, John A. — U.S. Vice Consul in Southampton, as of 1916-17. Burial location unknown.
  Broomhead, William T. (1913-1971) — of West Barrington, Barrington, Bristol County, R.I. Born May 20, 1913. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1956 (alternate), 1960; Rhode Island Republican state chair, 1958. Died in January, 1971 (age 57 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.


BROONBERG (Soundex B651) — See also ARONBERG, BAHRENBURG, BARNEBERG, BERENBERG, BRYNBERG, KRONBERG, LEONBERGER, LIONBERGER, LONBERG, MOONBEAM, SCHONBERG, SCHONBERGER, VONBERGEN.

  Broonberg, Frank G. — of Groton, Brown County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 33rd District, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.


BROPHEL (Soundex B614) — See also BROPHEY, BROPHY, CHRISTOPHELES, OPHELIA, PROPHET, PROPHY.

  Brophel, Bartholomew E. — of Livingston County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1923. Burial location unknown.


BROPHEY (Soundex B610) — See also BORUFF, BROPHEL, BROPHY, BRUFF, MURPHEY, NAPHEY, PROPHET, PROPHY, WHIPHEY, ZERPHEY.

  Brophey, LeRoy Earl — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 34, 1919-20, 1925-40, 1943-45; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


BROPHY (Soundex B610) — See also BORUFF, BROPHEL, BROPHEY, BRUFF, HANOPHY, PROPHET, PROPHY, SOPHY, ZOPHY.

  Brophy, George B. — of Madison County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Madison County, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, Ira N. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Brophy, J. M. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, James F. — of Rhine, Dodge County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Brophy, James M. — of Rhine, Dodge County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1956 (alternate), 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, John — of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. First selectman of Ridgefield, Connecticut, 1896-1901; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ridgefield; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, John Charles (1901-1976) — also known as John C. Brophy — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Eagle, Walworth County, Wis., October 8, 1901. Republican. U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 4th District, 1947-49; defeated, 1948, 1950. Catholic. Died in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., December 26, 1976 (age 75 years, 79 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of John R. Brophy and Sarah (Howard) Brophy; married, October 18, 1924, to Marie Pechauer.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brophy, John J. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, John M. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, Joseph A. — of Elizabeth, Union County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1932; mayor of Elizabeth, N.J., 1935-39; secretary of state of New Jersey, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, Leo J. — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Naugatuck, Connecticut, 1941-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, Marguerite K. — of West Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Brophy, Michael J. — of East Boston, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1912, 1916 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, Stephan — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Brophy, Thomas C. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1896, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, W. H. — of Bisbee, Cochise County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona Territory, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, Walter — of Conrad, Pondera County, Mont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brophy, William J. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1908, 1916 (alternate). Burial location unknown.


BROR (Soundex B660) — See also BREOR, BROER, BRON, BRORBY, BRORSEN, BRUER, BRUERE.

  BROR: See also Bror William Loefstedt


BRORBY (Soundex B661) — See also BROR, BRORSEN, CORBY, GORBY, NORBY, WORBY.

  Brorby, Wade (b. 1934) — of Gillette, Campbell County, Wyo. Born in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., 1934. Lawyer; Campbell County Prosecuting Attorney, 1963-70; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, 1988-2001; took senior status 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also federal judicial profile


BRORSEN (Soundex B662) — See also BROR, BRORBY, BROSEN, CORSEN, CORSENTINO, HALVORSEN, KORSEN, NORSENG, ORSEN.

  Brorsen, Nicolee E. — also known as Niki Brorsen — of Michigan. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 1974; Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Brorsen, Niki See Nicolee E. Brorsen


BROSAK (Soundex B622) — See also BOSAK, BRISACH, BROUCEK, BROZAK, BROZEK, DAMBROSA, MOSAKOWSKI, RASKOB.

  Brosak, Frank H., Jr. — of Redford Township, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.


BROSCHART (Soundex B626) — See also BROSCHERT, BRUSHART, FROSCH, GROSCH, GROSCHELL, GROSCHELLE, KOSCHAK, PROSCH, ROSCH, ROSCHE, ROSCHI, SCHARTZ, STROSCHEIN, TROSCHINETZ.

  Broschart, James — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Farmer-Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 10th District, 1921. Burial location unknown.


BROSCHERT (Soundex B626) — See also BOSCHERT, BROCHERT, BROSCHART, BRUSHART, DOSCHER, ESCHERT, FROSCH, GROSCH, GROSCHELL, GROSCHELLE, PROSCH, ROSCH, ROSCHE, ROSCHI, SCHERTZ, SCHERTZER, STROSCHEIN, TROSCHINETZ.

  Broschert, Barbara — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Farmer-Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 15th District, 1921. Female. Burial location unknown.


BROSE (Soundex B620) — See also AMBROSE, BOOSER, BOSE, BOSER, BRISE, BROAS, BROCE, BROE, BROSEL, BROSEN, BROSEY, BROSH, BROSS, BROSZ, BROUSE, BROWSE, BROZ, BRUS, BRUSSE, LABROSE, ROSE, SOBER.

  BROSE: See also Heywood Campbell Broun — Brose A. McVey


BROSEL (Soundex B624) — See also AMBROSE, BLOSSER, BOLSER, BOSLER, BOSSLER, BRASEL, BROEL, BROSE, BROSEN, BROSEY, BROUSIL, BRUSSEL, LABROSE, ROBLES, ROSEL, ROSELEIP, ROSELINE, ROSELLA, ROSELLE, ROSELLINI, ROSELTHA, ROSELYN.

  Brosel, William — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. People's Progressive candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 16th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BROSEN (Soundex B625) — See also AMBROSE, BERSON, BORNES, BRASEN, BRAZIN, BRISON, BRISSON, BRORSEN, BROSE, BROSEL, BROSEY, BRYSON, LABROSE, ROSEN.

  Brosen, Julius — of Bronx, New York County (now Bronx County), N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 32nd District, 1904. Burial location unknown.


BROSEY (Soundex B620) — See also AMBROSE, BOYERS, BROCE, BROSE, BROSEL, BROSEN, BROSIO, BROUSSEAU, BRUCE, BRUCIA, BRUSIE, BRUSSEAU, COSEY, HOSEY, JOSEY, LABROSE, LOSEY, POSEY, SOSEY.

  Brosey, Raymond E. — of Manheim, Lancaster County, Pa. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Manheim, Pa., 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BROSH (Soundex B620) — See also BRAASCH, BRASCH, BRASH, BRAUSCH, BROH, BROSE, BROSHEARS, BRUSCH, BRUSH, BRYSH, FROSH, ROSH, SHORB.

  BROSH: See also Rudolph Halley


BROSHEARS (Soundex B626) — See also BESHEARS, BRASHEARS, BRESHEARS, BROSH, GROSHEK, HEARSEY, HEARST, MACPHEARSON, OSHEA, OSHEAL, ROSHELL, SHEARS.

  Broshears, Jackson — of Lawton, Comanche County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1928 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Broshears, Raymond — of California. Peace and Freedom candidate for U.S. Representative from California 5th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


BROSIO (Soundex B620) — See also AMBROSIANI, AMBROSINO, AMBROSIO, BRIOSO, BROCE, BROSEY, BROSIUS, BROUSSEAU, BRUCE, BRUCIA, BRUSIE, BRUSSEAU, DAMBROSIO, TEODOSIO.

  Brosio, Robert L. — of California. U.S. Attorney for the Central District of California, 1977, 1989-90. Still living as of 1990.


BROSIUS (Soundex B622) — See also ABBRUZZESE, AMBROSIANI, AMBROSINO, AMBROSIO, BARZIZA, BORSOS, BRAZIS, BROSIO, BURSIS, DAMBROSIO, OSIUS, THEODOSIUS.

  BROSIUS: See also Milton Prince Higgins
  Brosius, Alva C. — National candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, C. C. — of Clarion, Clarion County, Pa. Postmaster at Clarion, Pa., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, Cal M. — of Seward, Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 3rd District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, Craig A. — Republican. Candidate for Florida state house of representatives 44th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Brosius, Dalton A. — of Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak. Postmaster at Vermillion, S.Dak., 1899-1909. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, Enos H. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1884; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 18th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, George K. — of Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 2nd District, 1947-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, Harper — of Alliance, Stark County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Alliance, Ohio, 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, John B. — of Morgan County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Morgan County, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, Joseph H. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, Joseph P. — of Lancaster County, Pa. Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 13th District, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Brosius, Marriott (1843-1901) — of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa. Born in Colerain Township, Lancaster County, Pa., March 7, 1843. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 10th District, 1889-1901; defeated, 1882; died in office 1901. Died in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa., March 16, 1901 (age 58 years, 9 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Lancaster, Pa.
  Relatives: Married 1869 to Elizabeth J. Coates.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brosius, W. L. — of Braxton County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Braxton County, 1909. Burial location unknown.


BROSKIE (Soundex B620) — See also ANDROSKI, BRASCO, BRASKEY, BRASKY, BRESKY, BRISCO, BRISCOE, DOMBROSKI, GIROSKI, KOSKIE, OSTROSKI, PETROSKI, ROSKI, ROSKIE, ROSKIN, ROSKIVETALSKI, ZABROSKY, ZEBROSKI.

  Broskie, Harry G. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 2nd District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.


BROSMITH (Soundex B625) — See also ARROSMITH, BIERSMITH, CROSMAN, CROSMER, KOSMICKI, MCCOSMIC, ROSMAN, SMITH, VOSMIK.

  Brosmith, William — Delegate to Connecticut convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large, 1933. Burial location unknown.


BROSNAHAN (Soundex B625) — See also BRESNAHAN, BRESNEHEN, BROSNAN, CROSNITSKI, KROSNOWSKI, POSNANSKY, ROSNER, ROSNOSKEY, STROSNIDER, WOOSNAM.

  Brosnahan, Cornelius M. — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Nashua 4th Ward, 1948; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Nashua 4th Ward, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BROSNAN (Soundex B625) — See also BRANSON, BROSNAHAN, CROSNITSKI, KROSNOWSKI, POSNANSKY, ROSNER, ROSNOSKEY, SANBORN, STROSNIDER, WHISNANT, WOOSNAM.

  BROSNAN: See also Michael Edmund Butler
  Brosnan, C. M. (born c.1815) — of Virginia, Storey County, Nev. Born in Ireland, about 1815. Delegate to Nevada state constitutional convention, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Brosnan, Timothy W. — of Cascade County, Mont. Member of Montana state senate 16th District, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.


BROSOWSKE (Soundex B622) — See also BROZOWSKI, KOSOWSKI, KRASOWSKI, KUKOWSKE, LOMBROSO, LUMBROSO, RESOWSKI, ROSOW, WOJSOWSKI.

  BROSOWSKE: See also Charles Ulyses Arnold


BROSS (Soundex B620) — See also BOSS, BRASS, BRESS, BROAS, BROSE, BROSSARD, BROSSETTE, BROSSMAN, BROSZ, BROUSE, BROWSE, BROZ, BRUS, BRUSSE, LABROSSE, PROSS, ROSS.

  BROSS: See also William Bross Lloyd
  Bross, Dolores C. — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Bross, William — of Cook County, Ill. Co-founder of Chicago Tribune newspaper; Lieutenant Governor of Illinois, 1865-69. Interment at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Grandfather of William Bross Lloyd (1875-1946).


BROSSARD (Soundex B626) — See also BOSSARD, BOSSARDET, BRASSARD, BROSS, BROSSETTE, BROSSMAN, BROUSSARD, COSSAR, CROSSAN, FOSSARD, LABROSSE, LAROSSA, ROBARDS, ROSSA, ROSSALL, ROSSANO, SARD, TESTAGROSSA.

  Brossard, Edgar Bernard (b. 1889) — also known as Edgar B. Brossard — of Utah; Washington, D.C. Born in Oxford, Bannock County, Idaho, April 1, 1889. Republican. College professor; economist; member, U.S. Tariff Commission, 1925-45; chair, U.S. Tariff Commission, 1930. Mormon. Member, American Economic Association; Grange; Phi Kappa Phi; Alpha Zeta; Pi Kappa Alpha. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Amable Alphonse Brossard and Mary Catherine (Hobson) Brossard; married, August 25, 1915, to Laura P. Crowley.


BROSSETTE (Soundex B623) — See also BASSETTE, BESSETTE, BOERSTE, BRASSEIT, BRESSETTE, BRISSETTE, BROSS, BROSSARD, BROSSMAN, COSSETTE, CROSSETT, DEROSSETT, DOSSETT, FOSSETT, GOSSETT, GRESSETTE, KOSSETT, LABROSSE, MORISSETTE, MORRISSETTE, MOUSSETTE, MUSSETTE, MUSSETTER, ROSSETER, ROSSETTI, ROSSETTIE.

  Brossette, Hubert — of Kingsville, Kleberg County, Tex. Mayor of Kingsville, Tex., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BROSSMAN (Soundex B625) — See also BOSSMAN, BRAMSON, BRANSOM, BROSS, BROSSARD, BROSSETTE, CROSSMAN, GROSSMAN, GROSSMANN, GROSSMAYER, GROSSMITH, KOSSMAN, LABROSSE, MOSSMAN, OSSMAN, ROSSMAN, ROSSMEISL, ROSSMILLER.

  BROSSMAN: See also Charles Henry Meyer
  Brossman, Rudy J. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1916. Burial location unknown.


BROSTER (Soundex B623) — See also AROSTEGUI, BOSTER, BREWSTER, BRISTER, BRISTOR, BROSTROM, BROSTUEN, BRUESTER, BRUSATORI, BRUSTER, DROSTE, OBERSTAR, OSTER, ROBBERTS, ROBERTS, ROSTEK, ROSTENBERG, ROSTENKOWSKI, TROSTER.

  BROSTER: See also Broster Kitching


BROSTROM (Soundex B623) — See also BOSTROM, BROSTER, BROSTUEN, KOSTRON, OSTRO, OSTROM, OSTROOT, OSTROSKI, OSTROW, OSTROWSKI, OSTROWSKY, PATERNOSTRO, ROSTRON, SJOSTROM, STROM, VANOOSTROM.

  Brostrom, Bob — of Annandale, Fairfax County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


BROSTUEN (Soundex B623) — See also ABERASTAIN, BERSTEIN, BORSTEIN, BROSTER, BROSTROM, BURSTEIN, BURSTEN, BURSTION, BURSTON, COSTUMA, EBERSTEIN, FINSTUEN, HOSTUTLER, KOSTUCK, KROSTUE, LOSTUTTER, POSTUPACK, ROSTUM.

  Brostuen, Anna (1895-1985) — also known as Mrs. John Brostuen — of Alexander, McKenzie County, N.Dak. Born in Ringebu, Norway, October 8, 1895. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1940. Female. Norwegian ancestry. Died in Shelbyville, Shelby County, Ind., December, 1985 (age 90 years, 0 days). Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Williston, N.Dak.
  Relatives: Married to John Kristensen Brostuen (1884-1938).
  Brostuen, Johannes Kristensen See John Kristensen Brostuen
  Brostuen, Mrs. John See Anna Brostuen
  Brostuen, John Kristensen (1884-1938) — also known as John K. Brostuen; Johannes Kristensen Brostuen — of Alexander, McKenzie County, N.Dak. Born near Ringebu, Norway, August 28, 1884. Republican. Farmer; rancher; newspaper editor and publisher; member of North Dakota state senate, 1920; North Dakota Republican state chair, 1937-38. Norwegian ancestry. Died in an airplane crash near Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1938 (age about 53 years). Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Williston, N.Dak.
  Relatives: Married to Anna Brostuen (1895-1985).


BROSZ (Soundex B620) — See also BROAS, BROSE, BROSS, BROUSE, BROWSE, BROZ, BRUS, BRUSSE.

  BROSZ: See also Robert William Hirsch
  Brosz, Oscar — of South Dakota. South Dakota state auditor, 1958-59; appointed 1958. Still living as of 1959.


BROTEN (Soundex B635) — See also BERTON, BRATEN, BRETON, BRETTON, BRODEN, BRONTE, GROTE, GROTEMAT, ROBNETT, ROTE, ROTELLA, ROTELLO, ROTEN, ROTERMANN, SCHROTER, SROTE, TENGROTENHUIS, TORBEN, WROTEN.

  BROTEN: See also Sigurd Anderson


BROTH (Soundex B630) — See also BOTH, BRETH, BROH, BROTHER, BROTHERS, BROTHERTON, BROTHMAN, BROTHWELL, BROTT, BRUETT, BRUITT, FAIRBROTHER, ROTH.

  Broth, Diane — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


BROTHER (Soundex B636) — See also BARTER, BEREUTER, BERTHIER, BERTIER, BRATER, BRETHAUER, BRETTAUER, BRITTER, BROTH, BROTHERS, BROTHERTON, BROTHMAN, BROTHWELL, FAIRBROTHER, ROTHER.

  Brother Adrian Denys: See William Jay Gaynor
  Brother, Charles S. — of Geneva, Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County 1st District, 1848. Burial location unknown.
  Brother, Valentine (1773-1820) — of Ontario County, N.Y. Born in Fredericktown (now Frederick), Frederick County, Md., April 3, 1773. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1809-10, 1811-12, 1819-20; died in office 1820. German ancestry. Died in Stanley, Ontario County, N.Y., January 9, 1820 (age 46 years, 281 days). Interment at Old Number Nine Cemetery, Seneca town, Ontario County, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Brother (1745-1791; born Heinrich Bruder) and Eleanore Reb (Boogher) Brother; married, January 18, 1795, to Margaret Schell (1776-1848); second great-grandfather of Montgomery Schuyler, Jr. (1877-1955).
  Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


BROTHERS (Soundex B636) — See also BROTH, BROTHER, BROTHERTON, BROTHMAN, BROTHWELL, CAROTHERS, CARROTHERS, CORROTHERS, CROTHERS, FAIRBROTHER, HOTHERSALL, MOTHERSEAD, MOTHERSHEAD, SMOTHERS, STROTHERS.

  Brothers, Edith — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Brothers, Edward — of California. Candidate for U.S. Senator from California, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Brothers, Eileen J. — American Independent candidate for Michigan state senate 36th District, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Brothers, Gladys S. — of Great Barrington, Berkshire County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brothers, Harry Francis (d. 1971) — also known as Harry F. Brothers — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. America First candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Washtenaw County 2nd District, 1944; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1956. Died March 31, 1971. Burial location unknown.
  Brothers, Lyman R. — of Suffolk, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brothers, Richard — of Tilton, Belknap County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brothers, Stacey — of Auburn, King County, Wash. Candidate for mayor of Auburn, Wash., 2001. Female. Still living as of 2001.


BROTHERTON (Soundex B636) — See also ATHERTON, BRETHERTON, BROTH, BROTHER, BROTHERS, BROTHMAN, BROTHWELL, ETHERT, ETHERTON, FAIRBROTHER, NETHERTON, RATHERT, ROTHERT, SOUTHERTON, STOTHERT.

  Brotherton, Bill — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Elected Arizona state house of representatives 20th District 1998; member of Arizona state senate 14th District; elected 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Brotherton, Edward B. — of Milford, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Milford, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Brotherton, Hugh J. — of Oakland County, Mich. Tisch Independent Citizens candidate for Michigan state senate 17th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Brotherton, J. W. — of Dade County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Dade County, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Brotherton, James R. — of Jackson County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Jackson County, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Brotherton, Lila M. See Lila Merry
  Brotherton, P. C. H. — of Manchester, Washtenaw County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Washtenaw County, 1846. Burial location unknown.
  Brotherton, Ralph — of Arlington, Tarrant County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brotherton, W. J. — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 15th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brotherton, W. T. See William Thurlow Weed Brotherton
  Brotherton, W. T. See William Thurlow Weed Brotherton, Jr.
  Brotherton, Wilber — Single Tax candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brotherton, Mrs. Wilbur — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1919. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Brotherton, Wilbur V. (b. 1922) — of Oakland County, Mich. Born in 1922. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1975-88 (64th District 1975-82, 69th District 1983-88). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brotherton, William Thurlow Weed (1892-1961) — also known as W. T. Brotherton; "Suey" — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Goldtown, Jackson County, W.Va., September 4, 1892. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; merchant; farmer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1935-40; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1948 (alternate), 1952, 1956, 1960. Southern Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died December 17, 1961 (age 69 years, 104 days). Interment at Mountain View Memorial Park, Charleston, W.Va.
  Relatives: Married to Kathryn Slack; father of William Thurlow Weed Brotherton, Jr. (1926-1997).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brotherton, William Thurlow Weed, Jr. (1926-1997) — also known as W. T. Brotherton, Jr. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., April 17, 1926. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1953-64; member of West Virginia state senate 17th District, 1965-80; judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1985-. Methodist; later Episcopalian. Member, Kappa Alpha Order; Phi Alpha Delta; American Legion; Lions; American Bar Association; Freemasons. Died in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., April 6, 1997 (age 70 years, 354 days). Cremated; ashes interred at St. Matthews Columbarium, Charleston, W.Va.
  Presumably named for: Thurlow Weed
  Relatives: Son of William Thurlow Weed Brotherton (1892-1961) and Kathryn (Slack) Brotherton; married, June 17, 1950, to Ann Jourdan Caskey.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


BROTHMAN (Soundex B635) — See also BOOTHMAN, BROTH, BROTHER, BROTHERS, BROTHERTON, BROTHWELL, BROTMAN, FAIRBROTHER, OTHMAN, OTHMAR, ROTHMALER, ROTHMAN, ROTHMANN, TOOTHMAN.

  Brothman, Sonya — People's candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


BROTHWELL (Soundex B634) — See also BARTHWELL, BOTHWELL, BRATHWELL, BRIGHTWELL, BROTH, BROTHER, BROTHERS, BROTHERTON, BROTHMAN, FAIRBROTHER, HATHWELL, ROTHWELL, SOUTHWELL, STRATHWELL.

  Brothwell, Cassella V. — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Fairfield, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Brothwell, David — of Roxbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Roxbury, 1829-30, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Brothwell, J. F. — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Fairfield, 1912. Burial location unknown.


BROTMAN (Soundex B635) — See also BROMAN, BROTHMAN, BROTZMAN, FOOTMAN, HOOTMAN, HOTMANSPERGER, KOTMAIR, TOTMAN, TROTMAN.

  Brotman, Stanley Seymour (b. 1924) — of Vineland, Cumberland County, N.J. Born in Vineland, Cumberland County, N.J., 1924. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 1975-90; took senior status 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  See also federal judicial profile


BROTT (Soundex B630) — See also BORT, BOTT, BRETT, BRITT, BROTH, BRUETT, BRUITT, DROTT, ROTT.

  Brott, C. Otis — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Hillsdale District, 1956; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brott, Charles Amos (1858-1913) — also known as Charles A. Brott — of Mooreland, Muskegon County, Mich.; South Boardman, Kalkaska County, Mich. Born in Casnovia Township, Muskegon County, Mich., October 24, 1858. Republican. Merchant; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Missaukee District, 1907-08. Dutch and English ancestry. Died in Cadillac, Wexford County, Mich., April 27, 1913 (age 54 years, 185 days). Interment at Boardman Township Cemetery, South Boardman, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Myra Jane Dodge (1864-1925).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brott, Lewis — of Sextorp, Cheyenne County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Brott, Otis See C. Otis Brott


BROTZE (Soundex B632) — See also BRAATZ, BRETZ, BRIETZ, BRITTS, BROTZMAN, CROTZER, DOTZERT, GLOTZER, HOTZE, KROTZ, MAROTZ, MOTZER, OTZEN, PROTZMAN, PROTZMANN, PROTZMEN, ROTZ, STOTZER.

  Brotze, Arno G. — U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BROTZMAN (Soundex B632) — See also BROTMAN, BROTZE, BRUTZMAN, CROTZER, KROTZ, MAROTZ, OTZMAN, PROTZMAN, PROTZMANN, PROTZMEN, ROTZ.

  Brotzman, Donald Glenn (1922-2004) — also known as Donald G. Brotzman — of Boulder, Boulder County, Colo. Born near Sterling, Logan County, Colo., June 28, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1951-52; member of Colorado state senate, 1953-56; candidate for Governor of Colorado, 1956; U.S. Attorney for Colorado, 1959-61; U.S. Representative from Colorado 2nd District, 1963-65, 1967-75; defeated, 1964. Methodist. Member, Elks; Rotary; Freemasons; American Bar Association; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Beta Theta Pi; Phi Delta Phi; Federal Bar Association; Jaycees. Died in Alexandria, Va., September 15, 2004 (age 82 years, 79 days). Interment at Green Mountain Cemetery, Boulder, Colo.
  Relatives: Son of Harry Brotzman (1895-1959) and Priscilla Ruth (Kittle) Brotzman (1895-1986); married, April 9, 1944, to Louise L. Reed (1922-1995).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brotzman, Jacob — of Warren County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Warren County, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Brotzman, Victor — of Lehigh County, Pa. Communist. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 16th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.


BROUCEK (Soundex B622) — See also BRISACH, BROSAK, BROZAK, BROZEK, DOUCE, DOUCET, DOUCETTE, HASBROUCK, HOUCEK, KLOUCEK, KUCEK, LADOUCEUR, POTUCEK, ROEBUCK, TOUCEY, VANSLAMBROUCK, WERBROUCK.

  Broucek, Frank J. — of Berwyn, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1956 (alternate), 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BROUGH (Soundex B620) — See also BILLBROUGH, BOROUGH, BOUGH, BREW, BRO, BROCKENBROUGH, BROE, BROH, BROUGHAM, BROUGHTON, BROW, BROWE, BROY, BRUA, BRUEY, BRUGH, CHEASBROUGH, CHEESBROUGH, CHESBROUGH, CHESEBROUGH, HANSBROUGH, KIMBROUGH, NEWBROUGH, PELBROUGH, PROUGH, ROSEBROUGH, ROUGH, SCARBROUGH, YARBROUGH.

  Brough, Alexander (b. 1863) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, January 25, 1863. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 19th District, 1907; member of New York state senate 18th District, 1909-10; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1912. Scottish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Brough, Bernard F. (1871-1926) — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born February 28, 1871. Republican. Mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1922-25. Died January 14, 1926 (age 54 years, 320 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio.
  Brough, Charles Hillman (1876-1935) — also known as Charles H. Brough — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born in Clinton, Hinds County, Miss., July 9, 1876. Democrat. College professor; Governor of Arkansas, 1917-21; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1924. Baptist. Member, American Economic Association; American Political Science Association; Beta Theta Pi; Tau Kappa Alpha; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Knights of Pythias; Elks; Woodmen of the World; Modern Woodmen of America; Columbian Woodmen; Ancient Order of United Workmen; Maccabees. Died, from a heart attack, December 26, 1935 (age 59 years, 170 days). Interment at Roselawn Memorial Park, Little Rock, Ark.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Milton Brough and Flora M. (Thompson) Brough; married, June 17, 1908, to Anne Wade Roark (1880-1958).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Charles Hillman Brough: Foy Lisenby, Charles Hillman Brough: A Biography
  Brough, Frank E. — of Michigan. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Brough, John (1811-1865) — of Ohio. Born in Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, September 17, 1811. Member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1838-39; Ohio auditor of state, 1839-45; Governor of Ohio, 1864-65; died in office 1865. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, August 29, 1865 (age 53 years, 346 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Brough, John A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brough, Robert — of Hampton, Va. Postmaster at Hampton, Va., 1789-91. Burial location unknown.
  Brough, Robert K. — of Alexandria, Douglas County, Minn. Born in England. Postmaster at Alexandria, Minn., 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Brough, William — of Hampton, Va. Postmaster at Hampton, Va., 1817-23. Burial location unknown.


BROUGHAM (Soundex B625) — See also BAUGHAM, BILLBROUGH, BROCKENBROUGH, BROM, BROOM, BROOME, BROUGH, BROUGHTON, BRUM, BRUMM, CHEASBROUGH, CHEESBROUGH, CHESBROUGH, CHESEBROUGH, COUGHANOUR, DOUGHAN, DOUGHARTY, HANSBROUGH, HOUGHAM, KIMBROUGH, NEWBROUGH, PELBROUGH, ROSEBROUGH, ROUGHAN, SCARBROUGH, SCRUGHAM, YARBROUGH.

  Brougham, Herbert W. — of Washington. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington 1st District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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