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BURCHAM (Soundex B625) — See also ARCHAMBAULT, ARCHAMBEALT, ARCHAMBEAU, ARCHAMBEAULT, BARCOME, BARKAM, BURCH, BURCHARD, BURCHELL, BURCHENAL, BURCHET, BURCHETT, BURCHFIELD, BURCHILL, BURCHINAL, BURCHNALL, BURHAM, BURKHAM, KURCHARCZYK, MARCHAM, MURBACH, PURCHASE, YURCHAK.

  Burcham, Elbert — of Hickman, Fulton County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Burcham, George A. — of Grass Valley, Nevada County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Burcham, John B., Jr. — of Lanham, Prince George's County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Burcham, Michael L. — of Wadena, Wadena County, Minn. Candidate for mayor of Wadena, Minn., 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Burcham, Ron See Ronald Burcham
  Burcham, Ronald — also known as Ron Burcham — of Warren, Macomb County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 28th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


BURCHARD (Soundex B626) — See also ARCHARD, BARCHARD, BIRCHARD, BORCHARD, BORCHARDT, BURCH, BURCHAM, BURCHELL, BURCHENAL, BURCHET, BURCHETT, BURCHFIELD, BURCHILL, BURCHINAL, BURCHNALL, BURCKHARD, BURCKHARDT, BURGHARD, BURKARD, BURKHARD, BURKHARDT, HARD, KIRCHARTZ, KURCHARCZYK, ORCHARD, PURCHASE, YURCHAK.

  BURCHARD: See also Edward Alexander Garmatz — Samuel Lount Kilbourne
  Burchard, Charlie D. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 3, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Burchard, Clarence A. — of Crocker, Pulaski County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1916; chair of Pulaski County Democratic Party, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, F. F. — of Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, N.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1920, 1928; candidate for U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1926, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, G. W. — of Independence, Montgomery County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1876 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, G. W. — of Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County, Wis. Postmaster at Fort Atkinson, Wis., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, Henry M. — of Winona County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 8, 1872, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Burchard, Horatio Chapin (1825-1908) — of Freeport, Stephenson County, Ill. Born in Marshall, Oneida County, N.Y., September 22, 1825. Republican. Lawyer; member of Illinois state house of representatives 56th District, 1863-67; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1869-79 (3rd District 1869-73, 5th District 1873-79); director of the U.S. Mint, 1879-85. Died in Freeport, Stephenson County, Ill., May 14, 1908 (age 82 years, 235 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Freeport, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Horatio Burchard and Frances (Chapin) Burchard; married 1860 to Jane Lawver.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Burchard, John W. (d. 1844) — of Lansing Township, Ingham County, Mich. Supervisor of Lansing Township, Michigan, 1844; died in office 1844. Drowned, in Lansing Township, Ingham County, Mich., April, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, Joseph W. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1919, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, Nathan — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, Philip S. — U.S. Vice Consul in Ruatan, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, Robert C. — of Montville, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Montville, 1905-08. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, Roswell B. — of Little Compton, Newport County, R.I. Republican. Speaker of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 1907-11; Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island, 1913-15; candidate for U.S. Representative from Rhode Island 1st District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, Samuel Dickinson (1836-1901) — also known as Samuel D. Burchard — of Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wis. Born in Leyden, Lewis County, N.Y., July 17, 1836. Democrat. Major in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1870-71, 1873-74; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 5th District, 1875-77. Died in Greenwood, Wise County, Tex., September 1, 1901 (age 65 years, 46 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Tex.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Burchard, Seneca B. — of Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Burchard, William C. — Born in New York. U.S. Consul in Truxillo, as of 1883; Ruatan, as of 1883-84. Burial location unknown.


BURCHELL (Soundex B624) — See also ARCHELAUS, ARCHELUS, BARKELL, BERKEL, BIRCHALL, BLUCHER, BORCHELT, BUCHLER, BURCH, BURCHAM, BURCHARD, BURCHENAL, BURCHET, BURCHETT, BURCHFIELD, BURCHILL, BURCHINAL, BURCHNALL, COURCHESNE, FORCHELLI, FURCHES, MARCHEL, ORCHEL, PURCHES, ZURCHER.

  BURCHELL: See also Robert William Bonynge — Henry Burchell Richardson
  Burchell, David — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 14th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burchell, Edgard L. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Honorary Consul for Mexico in Providence, R.I., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burchell, John E. — U.S. Consular Agent in Sydney, as of 1897; U.S. Vice Consul in Sydney, as of 1898-1907. Burial location unknown.


BURCHENAL (Soundex B625) — See also ARCHENBACK, BEYERCHEN, BUCHENAU, BURCH, BURCHAM, BURCHARD, BURCHELL, BURCHET, BURCHETT, BURCHFIELD, BURCHILL, BURCHINAL, BURCHNALL, CHENARD, CHENAULT, COURCHESNE, EICHENAUER, FURCHES, GREENALGH, KIRCHEN, LACHENAUER, MARCHENA, MENALCUS, PURCHES, RENALDO, WHENAL, ZURCHER.

  Burchenal, Hyland — of Kent County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 7th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burchenal, John J. (1861-1926) — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Richmond, Wayne County, Ind., January 13, 1861. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916, 1920, 1924. Died in Glendale, Hamilton County, Ohio, January 22, 1926 (age 65 years, 9 days). Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.


BURCHET (Soundex B623) — See also ARCHETTO, BIRCHETT, BUCHERT, BUCHTER, BURCH, BURCHAM, BURCHARD, BURCHELL, BURCHENAL, BURCHETT, BURCHFIELD, BURCHILL, BURCHINAL, BURCHNALL, BURKET, BURKETT, BURKITT, BUTCHER, CHET, COURCHESNE, FURCHES, MARCHETTI, PURCHES, SARCHET, ZURCHER.

  BURCHET: See also Burchet Douglass


BURCHETT (Soundex B623) — See also ARCHETTO, BIRCHETT, BUCHERT, BUCHTER, BURCH, BURCHAM, BURCHARD, BURCHELL, BURCHENAL, BURCHET, BURCHFIELD, BURCHILL, BURCHINAL, BURCHNALL, BURKET, BURKETT, BURKITT, BUTCHER, COURCHESNE, FURCHES, HETT, MARCHETTI, PURCHES, SARCHET, ZURCHER.

  BURCHETT: See also Edwin Burchett Earnest
  Burchett, Connie See Constance Burchett
  Burchett, Constance — also known as Connie Burchett — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 51, 1963-66. Female. Still living as of 1966.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Burchett, D. J. — of Louisa, Lawrence County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Burchett, John C. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Burchett, Knox — of Virginia Beach, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Burchett, W. E. See William Earl Burchett
W. E. Burchett Burchett, William Earl (1898-1986) — also known as W. E. Burchett — of Williamson, Mingo County, W.Va. Born in Wonder, Floyd County, Ky., May 2, 1898. Democrat. Printing business; postmaster at Williamson, W.Va., 1934-36 (acting, 1934); Mingo County Sheriff, 1937-41; member of West Virginia state senate 6th District, 1943-45; resigned 1945; Superintendent, West Virginia Department of Public Safety. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died in Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va., September 18, 1986 (age 88 years, 139 days). Interment at Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington, W.Va.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Burchett, Woodrow — of Prestonsburg, Floyd County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Kentucky, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


BURCHFIELD (Soundex B621) — See also BARCHFELD, BLANCHFIELD, BRACHFIELD, BRANCHFIELD, BURCH, BURCHAM, BURCHARD, BURCHELL, BURCHENAL, BURCHET, BURCHETT, BURCHILL, BURCHINAL, BURCHNALL, CRITCHFIELD, CRUTCHFIELD, HIRSCHFIELD, LITCHFIELD, STANCHFIELD, STINCHFIELD.

  Burchfield, Albert P. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Burchfield, Robert R. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004, 2008 (alternate). Still living as of 2008.
  Burchfield, Stanley H. — of Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for Iowa state house of representatives from Humboldt County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burchfield, Theodore (b. 1842) — of Atwood, Armstrong County, Pa. Born in Juniata County, Pa., July 21, 1842. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1881-84; mayor of Altoona, Pa., 1890-93. Methodist. English and German ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Ancient Order of United Workmen; Order of Heptasophs; Patriotic Order Sons of America; Grand Army of the Republic. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Burchfield (c.1812-1850) and Martha (Zelner) Burchfield (c.1813-1876); married, December 24, 1867, to Anna M. Gable.


BURCHILL (Soundex B624) — See also ARCHILLA, ARCHILLE, BARKELL, BERKEL, BIRCHALL, BURCH, BURCHAM, BURCHARD, BURCHELL, BURCHENAL, BURCHET, BURCHETT, BURCHFIELD, BURCHINAL, BURCHNALL, CHURCHILL, FAIRCHILD, HILL, MCMURCHIE, MURCHIE, MURCHINSON, MURCHISON, PURCHIO, ULBRICH.

  BURCHILL: See also James Burchill Richardson
  Burchill, Belle M. — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Fort Worth, Tex., 1881-85, 1889-94. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Burchill, Howard — of Girardville, Schuylkill County, Pa. Burgess of Girardville, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
Thomas F. Burchill Burchill, Thomas Francis (1882-1955) — also known as Thomas F. Burchill — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Belle Harbor, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 3, 1882. Democrat. Auctioneer; appraiser; insurance business; member of New York state assembly from New York County 3rd District, 1920-24; member of New York state senate 13th District, 1925-38; U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1943-45. Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick; Elks. Died, following a heart attack, in St. Joseph Hospital, Far Rockaway, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., March 26, 1955 (age 72 years, 235 days). Interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Burchill and Mary (Wholey) Burchill; brother of Joseph Burchill (killed in action, World War II); married to Margaret McMahon (c1884-1968).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936


BURCHINAL (Soundex B625) — See also ARCHINAL, BRAUNLICH, BURCH, BURCHAM, BURCHARD, BURCHELL, BURCHENAL, BURCHET, BURCHETT, BURCHFIELD, BURCHILL, BURCHNALL, CHURCHILL, MCMURCHIE, MURCHIE, MURCHINSON, MURCHISON, NATHINAL, PARCHIN, PURCHIO, SHINALL, TORCHIN.

  Burchinal, Mrs. J. C. — of Fairmont, Marion County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from West Virginia, 1928-36; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1937; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1948. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Burchinal, L. L. — of Formoso, Jewell County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burchinal, William D. — of Chestertown, Kent County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1868, 1888. Burial location unknown.


BURCHNALL (Soundex B625) — See also BURCH, BURCHAM, BURCHARD, BURCHELL, BURCHENAL, BURCHET, BURCHETT, BURCHFIELD, BURCHILL, BURCHINAL, DOHNAL, FELDKIRCHNER, FURCHNER, KIRCHNER, KORCHNAK, SCHNALL.

  Burchnall, Richard M. — of Hampton, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hampton, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BURCIAGA (Soundex B622) — See also BERCEGEAY, BORZAGA, CIAGLE, CURCI, CURCIO, DEERQUIAGA, FURCINITE, JURCINSIN, MACIAG, NIAGARIC, PURCIFULL, URCIL.

  Burciaga, Juan Guerrero (1929-1995) — also known as Juan G. Burciaga — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Born in Roswell, Chaves County, N.M., August 17, 1929. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for New Mexico, 1979-94; took senior status 1994. Hispanic ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; American Arbitration Association; Association of Trial Lawyers of America; American Judicature Society. Died in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M., March 5, 1995 (age 65 years, 200 days). Interment at Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, N.M.
  Relatives: Son of Melesio A. Burciaga and Juana Burciaga.
  See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial


BURCKES (Soundex B622) — See also BARCAS, BARCUS, BARKEUS, BARKIS, BARKUS, BERCKEFELDT, BERKES, BURCKHALTER, BURCKHARD, BURCKHARDT, BURCKHART, BURCKHARTT, BURCKMYER, BURKES, GERCKENHEIMER, HURCKES, MARCKEL, MERCKE, STARCKE, STURCKE.

  Burckes, Ralph H. — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Thirteenth Essex District, 1923. Burial location unknown.


BURCKHALTER (Soundex B624) — See also BEARHALTER, BLACKHALL, BUCHHALTER, BURCKES, BURCKHARD, BURCKHARDT, BURCKHART, BURCKHARTT, BURCKMYER, BURKHALTER, HALTER, HALTERMAN, HALTERN, HARCKHAM, KERCKHOFF, SHALTER.

  Burckhalter, George N. — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Butler, Pa., 1920-24. Burial location unknown.
  Burckhalter, Jeremiah — of California. Member of California state assembly 4th District, 1871-73. Burial location unknown.


BURCKHARD (Soundex B626) — See also BARCHARD, BECKHARD, BIRCHARD, BORCHARD, BORCHARDT, BURCHARD, BURCKES, BURCKHALTER, BURCKHARDT, BURCKHART, BURCKHARTT, BURCKMYER, BURKARD, BURKHARD, BURKHARDT, ECKHARD, ECKHARDT, HARCKHAM, KERCKHOFF, LUCKHARDT, PICKHARDT, SPECKHARD.

  Burckhard, Alex — of Wayne County, Mich. America First candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BURCKHARDT (Soundex B626) — See also BARCHARD, BECKHARD, BIRCHARD, BORCHARD, BORCHARDT, BURCHARD, BURCKES, BURCKHALTER, BURCKHARD, BURCKHART, BURCKHARTT, BURCKMYER, BURKARD, BURKHARD, BURKHARDT, ECKHARD, ECKHARDT, HARCKHAM, KERCKHOFF, LUCKHARDT, PICKHARDT, SPECKHARD.

  BURCKHARDT: See also Alberto Burckhardt y Tejada
  Burckhardt, Signe (1898-1992) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born July 29, 1898. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1956. Died April 12, 1992 (age 93 years, 258 days). Burial location unknown.


BURCKHARDT-TEJADA (Soundex B626)

  Burckhardt y Tejada, Alberto — of Arecibo, Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico. Honorary Vice-Consul for Spain in Arecibo, P.R., 1921. Burial location unknown.


BURCKHART (Soundex B626) — See also BECKHART, BICKHART, BURCKES, BURCKHALTER, BURCKHARD, BURCKHARDT, BURCKHARTT, BURCKMYER, BURKART, BURKHART, ECKHART, FLOCKHART, HARCKHAM, KERCKHOFF, LOCKHART, LUCKHART, SHUCKHART.

  Burckhart, George H. — of Huntsville, Randolph County, Mo. Circuit judge in Missouri 2nd Circuit, 1887. Burial location unknown.


BURCKHARTT (Soundex B626) — See also BARTTELL, BECKHART, BICKHART, BURCKES, BURCKHALTER, BURCKHARD, BURCKHARDT, BURCKHART, BURCKMYER, BURKART, BURKHART, CARTTER, DARTT, ECKHART, FLOCKHART, HARCKHAM, HARTT, HEARTT, KERCKHOFF, LOCKHART, LUCKHART, SHUCKHART, SMARTT.

  Burckhartt, Nicholas S. — of Howard County, Mo. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention from Howard County, 1820. Burial location unknown.


BURCKMYER (Soundex B625) — See also BERKEMEYER, BIRKIMER, BOOKMYER, BROCKMEYER, BRUCKHEIMER, BURCKES, BURCKHALTER, BURCKHARD, BURCKHARDT, BURCKHART, BURCKHARTT, STORCKMAN.

  BURCKMYER: See also John Gotea Pressley


BURCZYK (Soundex B622) — See also BARCZYK, KURCZEWSKI, NURCZYK.

  Burczyk, Ben P. See Benjamin Paul Burczyk
  Burczyk, Benjamin Paul (1901-1978) — also known as Ben P. Burczyk — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., August 14, 1901. Automobile worker; constable; bailiff; candidate in Democratic primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1944; candidate in Republican primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1948. Died in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., October 27, 1978 (age 77 years, 74 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of August Burczyk and Anna (Lewandowski) Burczyk; married, September 30, 1933, to Anna Simowski (1899-2000).


BURD (Soundex B630) — See also BARD, BIRD, BOARD, BOORD, BOORDE, BORD, BORDE, BRUD, BURDA, BURDALAS, BURDELL, BURDEN, BURDER, BURDET, BURDETT, BURDETTE, BURDGE, BURDIC, BURDICK, BURDINE, BURDITT, BURDMAN, BURDON, BURDORF, BURT, BYRD, HULBURD, LIBURD, PURD.

  BURD: See also Henry Burd Cassel — Edward Burd Grubb — Edward Burd Hubley — Carl Leroy Sackett
  Burd, Floyd See H. Floyd Burd
  Burd, George (1793-1844) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Pennsylvania, 1793. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1831-35 (13th District 1831-33, 18th District 1833-35). Died in Bedford, Bedford County, Pa., January 13, 1844 (age about 50 years). Interment at Bedford Cemetery, Bedford, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Burd, George B. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state senate 50th District, 1911-12; defeated, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Burd, H. Floyd — of Warsaw, Wyoming County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948, 1956 (alternate), 1960, 1964; chair of Wyoming County Democratic Party, 1955; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burd, Harry M. — of Brownsville, Fayette County, Pa. Burgess of Brownsville, Pennsylvania, 1923-29. Burial location unknown.
  Burd, James — of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa. Chief burgess of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1765. Burial location unknown.
  Burd, James M. — Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives 12th District; elected 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Burd, Theodore — Democrat. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BURDA (Soundex B630) — See also BARDI, BARDO, BARDY, BIRDIA, BIRDIE, BORDA, BOURDEAU, BRAUD, BUDA, BUNDA, BURD, BURDALAS, BYRDIE.

  Burda, Dennis A. — Constitution candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 2nd District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Burda, Joseph R. — of Cook County, Ill. Candidate for Illinois state senate 13th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.


BURDALAS (Soundex B634) — See also AURDAL, AVDALAS, BRIDLES, BURD, BURDA, DALAGER, DALAND, GWIZDALA, MONDALA.

  Burdalas, Peter — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Independent American candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 5th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


BURDELL (Soundex B634) — See also BARDEL, BARDOL, BEARDALL, BERDAHL, BERDEL, BERDELL, BIRDELL, BORDAILLE, BURD, BURDEN, BURDER, BURDET, BURDETT, BURDETTE, BURTELL, DELL.

  BURDELL: See also William Burdell Banister — R. Burdell Bixby
  Burdell, George P. — of Georgia. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


BURDEN (Soundex B635) — See also BARDEN, BERDEN, BIRDEN, BORDEN, BURD, BURDELL, BURDER, BURDET, BURDETT, BURDETTE, BURDINE, BURDON, BUREN, DURDEN, GURDEN, JOURDENAIS, JURDEN, URDEN.

  BURDEN: See also Gwendolyn Burden Dows — Charles Wheaton Elam — Thomas William Morefield — Charles Frederick Wadsworth
  Burden, Andrew J. — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Whig. Postmaster at Carthage, Mo., 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Burden, Carter See Shirley Carter Burden, Jr.
  Burden, Donna — of Ontario, San Bernardino County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Burden, Elizabeth C. — of Charlotte, Chittenden County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Burden, Frederick L. — of North Attleboro, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Burden, George P. — of Ontario, San Bernardino County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Burden, Henry — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state senate 23rd District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Burden, James A. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1880, 1896; Presidential Elector for New York, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Burden, Jesse R. — of Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 2nd District, 1827-33, 1834-38. Burial location unknown.
  Burden, Jim — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Burden, John F. — of Oswego, Oswego County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960, 1964 (alternate). Still living as of 1964.
  Burden, Joseph — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Springfield, Mo., 1849-51; postmaster at Springfield, Mo., 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Burden, Julia R. — of Cazenovia, Madison County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Burden, Marcus B., Jr. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 5th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Burden, Mary Gwendolyn Townsend See Gwendolyn Burden Dows
  Burden, Oliver D. (b. 1873) — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Nelson, Madison County, N.Y., March 15, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; attorney for Theodore Roosevelt in the libel case brought by political boss William Barnes, Jr., 1915; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of New York, 1923-36. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Chi; Freemasons; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James H. Burden and Lucia (Groesbeck) Burden; married, June 26, 1905, to Irene de Tamble.
  Burden, Samuel J. — of Long Island City, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Hotel-keeper; member of New York state assembly from Queens County 1st District, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Burden, Shirley Carter, Jr. (1941-1996) — also known as Carter Burden — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif., August 25, 1941. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1978; founder of Commodore Media, owner of radio stations. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 23, 1996 (age 54 years, 151 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Flobelle (Fairbanks) Burden (1907-1969) and Shirley Carter Burden (1908-1989); married, June 13, 1964, to Amanda Jay Mortimer (divorced 1972); married 1977 to Susan Lombaer; nephew of William Armistead Moale Burden (1906-1984); grandnephew of Gwendolyn Burden Dows; second cousin once removed of Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney and William Henry Vanderbilt III.
  Political families: Whitney-Nye family of Massachusetts and New York; Dows-Burden family of New York City, New York; Vanderbilt-Colby-Burden-French family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Personal motto: "You can never be too thin, too rich, or have too many books."
  Burden, Theron H. — of Long Island City, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908, 1912, 1916; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Burden, William Armistead Moale (1906-1984) — also known as William A. M. Burden — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 8, 1906. Analyst of aviation industry; founder of Wall Street investment firm; chairman of Union Texas Natural Gas Corporation; director, Allied Chemical Co., Columbia Broadcasting System, and Lockheed Aircraft; president, Museum of Modern Art in New York, 1953-59, 1962-65; U.S. Ambassador to Belgium, 1959-61. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died, of heart disease, in New York Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 10, 1984 (age 78 years, 185 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Armistead Burden (1877-1909) and Florence Vanderbilt (Twombly) Burden (1881-1969); married, February 16, 1931, to Margaret Livingston Partridge; nephew of Gwendolyn Burden Dows (1884-1935); uncle of Shirley Carter Burden, Jr.; second great-grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794-1877; railroad baron); second cousin of Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney and William Henry Vanderbilt III.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Dows-Burden family of New York City, New York; Vanderbilt-Colby-Burden-French family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Burden, William H. — of Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state senate 32nd District, 1947-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


BURDER (Soundex B636) — See also BIRDER, BORDER, BRUDER, BUDER, BURD, BURDELL, BURDEN, BURDET, BURDETT, BURDETTE, HURDER, REBRUD.

  BURDER: See also Burder B. Bowman


BURDET (Soundex B633) — See also BERDIT, BOSSARDET, BOURDET, BOURDETTE, BURD, BURDELL, BURDEN, BURDER, BURDETT, BURDETTE, BURDITT.

  BURDET: See also Burdet Ashton


BURDETT (Soundex B633) — See also BERDIT, BOSSARDET, BOURDET, BOURDETTE, BURD, BURDELL, BURDEN, BURDER, BURDET, BURDETTE, BURDITT, BURETT.

  BURDETT: See also Thomas Jefferson Brown — Charles Burdett Hart — Burdett Mason — Herbert Burdett Maxson — Burdett Thayer
  Burdett, C. H. — of Forsyth, Taney County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Taney County Democratic Party, 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burdett, George C. — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 1st District, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Burdett, Harold W. — of Leominster, Worcester County, Mass. Mayor of Leominster, Mass., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burdett, Jack C. — of Mason County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mason County, 1934. Burial location unknown.
Joe F. Burdett Burdett, Joe F. (1909-1965) — of Point Pleasant, Mason County, W.Va. Born in Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky., November 22, 1909. Democrat. Farmer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; secretary of state of West Virginia, 1959-63. Presbyterian. Member, Moose; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Jesters; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Sigma Nu. Died in May, 1965 (age 55 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of P. T. Burdett and Carrie (Conner) Burdett; married to Virginia Shonk.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Burdett, John Sinsell (b. 1818) — also known as John S. Burdett — of Taylor County, W.Va. Born in 1818. Democrat. Delegate to Virginia secession convention, 1861; member of West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1866-67; West Virginia state treasurer, 1871-76. Burial location unknown.
  Burdett, Lloyd R. — of Hornell, Steuben County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Hornell, N.Y., 1956-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burdett, P. T. — of Point Pleasant, Mason County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Mason County Democratic Party, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Burdett, S. M. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Burdett, Samuel Swinfin (1836-1914) — also known as Samuel S. Burdett — of Osceola, St. Clair County, Mo.; Washington, D.C. Born in Leicestershire, England, February 21, 1836. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1868; U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1869-73; defeated, 1872. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in England, September 24, 1914 (age 78 years, 215 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Burdett, William Carter (1884-1944) — also known as William C. Burdett — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., February 3, 1884. Mining engineer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Ensenada, 1919-22; Seville, 1922-25; Brussels, 1925-30; U.S. Consul General in Callao-Lima, 1930-35; Buenos Aires, 1935-38; Rio de Janeiro, as of 1939-40; U.S. Minister to New Zealand, 1943-44, died in office 1944. Died, in a hospital at Wellington, New Zealand, January 14, 1944 (age 59 years, 345 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Potter Burdett and Serafina (Carter) Burdett; married 1918 to Elizabeth Hardwick Burke; father of William Carter Burdett, Jr. (1918-1995).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Burdett, William Carter, Jr. (1918-1995) — also known as William C. Burdett — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Born in Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., October 25, 1918. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Guayaquil, 1942-44; Basra, 1946-47; Jerusalem, 1948; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; U.S. Consul in Jerusalem, 1948-50; Tabriz, 1950-52; U.S. Ambassador to Malawi, 1970-74. Died in 1995 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Carter Burdett (1884-1944) and Elizabeth Hardwick (Burke) Burdett; married, March 10, 1956, to Marlys Maxine Hanson.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Burdett, William T. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 6th District, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.


BURDETTE (Soundex B633) — See also BERDIT, BOSSARDET, BOURDET, BOURDETTE, BURD, BURDELL, BURDEN, BURDER, BURDET, BURDETT, BURDITT, BURETTE.

  BURDETTE: See also Hugh Crump Anderson — Hugh Carmack Anderson — Burdette Burt Bliss — H. Burdette Crow — Burdette G. Dewell — Burdette V. Gill — Burdette J. Hasper — Burdette Hubbard — William Burdette Mathews — C. Burdette Parkhurst — William Burdette Richardson — Burdette Shelden — Burdette Solum — Thomas Chasteene Townsend — Everett Edison White
  Burdette, A. D. — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burdette, Brian — of Greensboro, Greene County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Burdette, Charles L. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Burdette, Edward M. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 8th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burdette, Frank C. — of West Virginia. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 6th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Burdette, Hattie — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Burdette, J. Wallace — of Point Pleasant, Mason County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Mason County Democratic Party, 1946-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Burdette, John P. — of Maryland. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 5th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Burdette, Keith (b. 1955) — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Born April 27, 1955. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 8th District, 1979-82; member of West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1983-94; President of the West Virginia State Senate, 1989; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1996, 2000. Member, Jaycees; Kiwanis. Still living as of 2000.
  Relatives: Married, July 27, 1985, to Margaret Smith.
  Burdette, O. K. — of Point Pleasant, Mason County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mason County, 1928; postmaster at Point Pleasant, W.Va., 1935-65 (acting, 1935). Burial location unknown.
  Burdette, Stephen C. — of Bel Air, Harford County, Md. Town commission chairman of Bel Air, Maryland, 1999-2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Burdette, Vivian — of Arizona. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Burdette, W. W. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Burdette, Wallace See J. Wallace Burdette
  Burdette, Willis B. — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Rockville, Md., 1910-14, 1925-30 (acting, 1925-26); mayor of Rockville, Md., 1916-18. Burial location unknown.


BURDGE (Soundex B632) — See also BERRIDGE, BRIDGE, BRIDGIE, BUDGE, BURD, BURGE, BURRIDGE, HARDGRAVE, HARDGROVE, NORDGREN.

  Burdge, Richard J. — of Beloit, Rock County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.


BURDIC (Soundex B632) — See also BARDACKE, BURD, BURDICK, BURDIKOFF, BURDINE, BURDITT, HURDIC, MURDICK, PURDICK.

  Burdic, Earl C. — of Herman, Washington County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1928. Burial location unknown.


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