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  Campbell, Val B. — of McLeansboro, Hamilton County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1916; member of Illinois Democratic State Central Committee, 1919-25; treasurer of Illinois Democratic Party, 1925; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 24th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Valentine — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1823. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Vanessa K. — of Longview, Gregg County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Campbell, Vernon G. — of Minnesota. Socialist. Industrial Government candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, W. C. — of Los Gatos, Santa Clara County, Calif. Postmaster at Los Gatos, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, W. C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, W. Fillmore — of New Wilmington, Lawrence County, Pa. Republican. Chair of Lawrence County Republican Party, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, W. L. — of California. Member of California state assembly 8th District, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, W. R. — of Melrose (unknown county), Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Campbell, W. T. — of Fackler, Jackson County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, W. Turner — of Scottsboro, Jackson County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Wallace E. — of West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from West Hartford; elected 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Walter — of Ford City, Armstrong County, Pa. Burgess of Ford City, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Walter C. — of Rolla, Phelps County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Phelps County, 1946, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Walter H. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 33, 1927-36, 1939-44. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Campbell, Walter L. — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Mayor of Youngstown, Ohio, 1884-86. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Walter Moore (1890-1957) — also known as Walter M. Campbell — of Gladwin, Gladwin County, Mich. Born in Gladwin, Gladwin County, Mich., October 21, 1890. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Midland District, 1943-44. Member, Freemasons. Died in Buckeye Township, Gladwin County, Mich., October 26, 1957 (age 67 years, 5 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas G. Campbell (1858-1947); married, October 14, 1937, to Mary A. Palasty.
  Campbell, Walter R. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Candidate for Massachusetts state senate First Suffolk District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Campbell, Warren — of Roanoke, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Campbell, Wilfred E. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Campbell, Will — of Tullahoma, Coffee County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Willard Donald (1901-1992) — also known as Willard D. Campbell — of Cambridge, Guernsey County, Ohio; Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Born in New Philadelphia, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, June 6, 1901. Lawyer; Guernsey County Prosecuting Attorney, 1930-34; member of Ohio state senate, 1935-37; common pleas court judge in Ohio, 1938-39. Presbyterian. Member, American Judicature Society; American Bar Association; Phi Delta Theta; Delta Theta Phi; Elks; Freemasons; Shriners; Moose. Died February 19, 1992 (age 90 years, 258 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Howard N. Campbell and Eloise (Gray) Campbell; married, November 25, 1936, to Rosanna L. Vance.
  Campbell, William (1745-1781) — Born in Augusta County, Va., 1745. Justice of the peace; general in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1781. Died in Hanover County, Va., August 22, 1781 (age about 36 years). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Hanover County, Va.; reinterment in 1823 at Aspenvale Cemetery, Seven Mile Ford, Va.
  Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Henry (1749-1825; sister of Patrick Henry; who later married William Russell); father of Sarah Buchanan Campbell (1778-1846; who married Francis Smith Preston); grandfather of William Campbell Preston and John Smith Preston; great-grandfather of Robert Jefferson Breckinridge, Jr. (1833-1915) and William Campbell Preston Breckinridge; second great-grandfather of Levin Irving Handy, Desha Breckinridge and Henry Skillman Breckinridge.
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Campbell, William — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1815-17, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William — of Nevada. U.S. Attorney for Nevada, 1866-70. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William — U.S. Vice Commercial Agent (Vice Consul) in Goderich, as of 1884-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William (born c.1859) — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., about 1859. Republican. Real estate business; banker; mayor of Wyandotte, Mich., 1889-92, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William — of Jefferson County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate, 1901-08 (13th District 1901-02, 15th District 1903-08). Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Mrs. William — of Charles Town, Jefferson County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William, Jr. — of Laughlin, Clark County, Nev. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Campbell, William A. — of Lima, Allen County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Lima, Ohio, 1904-10. Burial location unknown.
William A. Campbell Campbell, William A. (born c.1876) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Pocahontas County, Iowa, about 1876. Traveling salesman; lecturer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 42, 1909-14; member of Minnesota state senate 32nd District, 1915-18. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
  Campbell, William B. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Governor of Missouri, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Campbell, William Bert (1863-1946) — also known as William B. Campbell — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Saranac, Ionia County, Mich., 1863. Republican. Business executive; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1925-32; defeated, 1932, 1934, 1936, 1938. Died in 1946 (age about 83 years). Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William Bowen (1807-1867) — also known as William B. Campbell — of Tennessee. Born near Hendersonville, Sumner County, Tenn., February 1, 1807. Member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1835; U.S. Representative from Tennessee, 1837-43, 1866-67 (6th District 1837-43, 5th District 1866-67); state court judge in Tennessee, 1847; Governor of Tennessee, 1851-53; general in the Union Army during the Civil War. Died near Lebanon, Wilson County, Tenn., August 19, 1867 (age 60 years, 199 days). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Lebanon, Tenn.
  Relatives: Cousin *** of Henry Bowen (1841-1915).
  Political families: Johnston family of Abingdon, Virginia; Bowen-Campbell-Johnston family of Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Campbell, William C. — of Pulaski, Lawrence County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Still living as of 1960.
  Campbell, William C. (c.1924-1984) — of Highland Park, Middlesex County, N.J.; Piscataway, Middlesex County, N.J.; Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Born in New Brunswick, Middlesex County, N.J., about 1924. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; lawyer; mayor of Highland Park, N.J., 1954-55; mayor of Piscataway Township, N.J., 1961-63; vice-president, U.S. Rubber Manufacturers Association. Died, from a heart attack, in Arlington, Arlington County, Va., January 5, 1984 (age about 60 years). Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William Cammack (b. 1923) — also known as William C. Campbell — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va., May 5, 1923. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; life insurance underwriter; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1949-50; Republican candidate for West Virginia state senate 5th District, 1970, 1974; Republican candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1976. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rolla D. Campbell and Ruth (Cammack) Campbell.
  Campbell, William D. — of Monmouth County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Monmouth County, 1890-91. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William D. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Hacienda Heights, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 14th District, 1932, 1944; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1940 (member, Credentials Committee), 1944, 1948 (alternate), 1952 (alternate), 1956; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1948; Presidential Elector for California, 1968. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William F. — of Cherryfield, Washington County, Maine. Member of Maine state senate 15th District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William H. — of Wabasha County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 15, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Campbell, William H. — of Warsaw, Wyoming County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Warsaw, N.Y., 1917-21. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William Hans (1823-1901) — also known as William H. Campbell — of Greenville, Greenville District (now Greenville County), S.C. Born in Fairfield District (now Fairfield County), S.C., October 22, 1823. Delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Greenville, 1860-62. Died in Charleston County, S.C., November 16, 1901 (age 78 years, 25 days). Interment at St. Paul's Churchyard, Charleston, S.C.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Campbell, William J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1880, 1884 (alternate), 1888; Lieutenant Governor of Illinois, 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William J. — of Portage Township (now Portage), Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Supervisor of Portage Township, Michigan; elected 1921; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 2nd District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William J. — of Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1928, 1932 (alternate), 1936, 1948 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William Joseph (1905-1988) — also known as William J. Campbell — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Lake Worth, Palm Beach County, Fla. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 19, 1905. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, 1938-40; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois, 1940-70; chairman, board of trustees, St. Agnes Hospital. Catholic. Died, in Good Samaritan Hospital, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla., October 19, 1988 (age 83 years, 214 days). Interment at Queen of Peace Cemetery, Loxahatchee, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of John Campbell and Christina (Larson) Campbell; married 1937 to Mary Agnes Cloherty.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Campbell, William M. — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Battle Creek, Mich., 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William M. — of Meeker County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 35, 1878-80; member of Minnesota state senate 35th District, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Campbell, William Massillon — of Missouri. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 28th District, 1845-46. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William N. — of Sanford, York County, Maine. Delegate to Maine convention to ratify 21st amendment from York County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William P. — of Wellsburg, Brooke County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Wellsburg, W.Va., 1887-89, 1894-95. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William P. — of Macon County, Ala. Delegate to Alabama convention to ratify 21st amendment from Macon County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William S. — of New York. U.S. Consul in Rotterdam, 1843-61; Dresden, 1862-69; Newcastle-on-Tyne, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William W. (1806-1881) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Cherry Valley, Otsego County, N.Y., June 10, 1806. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1845-47; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1857-65; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868. Died in Cherry Valley, Otsego County, N.Y., September 7, 1881 (age 75 years, 89 days). Interment at Cherry Valley Cemetery, Cherry Valley, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Campbell, William W. — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County 1st District, 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William W. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William W. (b. 1870) — of Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y. Born in Gasport, Niagara County, N.Y., October 20, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; director, National Exchange Bank; treasurer, Harrison Radiator Corporation; president, Lockport Felt Company; secretary, Lockport Foundries Corporation; member of New York state senate 47th District, 1921-32. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William W. (b. 1887) — of Schenectady, Schenectady County, N.Y. Born in Rome, Oneida County, N.Y., July 10, 1887. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County 2nd District, 1921-23; mayor of Schenectady, N.Y., 1925. Member, American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, William Wildman (1853-1927) — also known as William W. Campbell — of Napoleon, Henry County, Ohio. Born in Rochester, Windsor County, Vt., April 2, 1853. Republican. U.S. Representative from Ohio 5th District, 1905-07; defeated, 1906, 1908; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Died in Napoleon, Henry County, Ohio, August 13, 1927 (age 74 years, 133 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Napoleon, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Campbell, Willis — of Windham, Rockingham County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Windham, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Wilson R. (b. 1880) — of Bath, Steuben County, N.Y. Born in Bath, Steuben County, N.Y., 1880. Republican. Financier; mayor of Bath, N.Y., 1922-23; candidate for New York state comptroller, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Winifred Nelson (1879-1964) — also known as Winifred N. Campbell; Winifred Pearl Nelson; Mrs. J. K. Campbell — of Slayton, Murray County, Minn. Born in Adrian, Nobles County, Minn., April 14, 1879. Republican. Newspaper columnist; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1920 (alternate), 1924 (alternate), 1928 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee). Female. Methodist. Member, Order of the Eastern Star. Died, in Methodist Hospital, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., May 19, 1964 (age 85 years, 35 days). Interment at Slayton Cemetery, Slayton, Minn.
  Relatives: Daughter of Lewis Seward 'Lars' Nelson (1850-1934) and Clementine 'Clemma' (Chandler) Nelson (1856-1915); married, November 27, 1898, to Joseph Kyle Campbell (1866-1940).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Campbell, Wyman D. — of near Milan, Monroe County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Monroe County, 1956; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Mrs. X. R. — of Hugo, Choctaw County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Z. W. — Candidate for West Virginia state senate 9th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Campbell, Zebulon F. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 17th District, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.


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