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CARTER (Soundex C636) — See also ARTER, CANTER, CARDER, CARRICARTE, CARTE, CARTEAUX, CARTEN, CARTIER, CARTTER, CATER, CHARTER, CHARTIER, CORTIER, COURTER, CRATER, DECARRICARTE, GARTER, KORTER, KORTHAUER, LARTER, MCCARTEN, MCCARTER, VANCARTER.

  Carter, Oliver Jesse (1911-1976) — also known as Oliver Carter — of Redding, Shasta County, Calif. Born in San Francisco, Calif., April 7, 1911. Democrat. Lawyer; member of California state senate, 1941-49; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1948; California Democratic state chair, 1949; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California, 1950. Died June 14, 1976 (age 65 years, 68 days). Cremated.
  Cross-reference: Charles R. Breyer
  Carter, Ollie, Jr. — of Dolton, Cook County, Ill. Candidate for mayor of Dolton, Ill., 2005. Still living as of 2005.
Orrin N. Carter Carter, Orrin N. (b. 1854) — of Morris, Grundy County, Ill.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Jefferson County, N.Y., January 22, 1854. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; Grundy County Superintendent of Schools, 1880-82; Grundy County Prosecuting Attorney, 1882-88; Cook County Judge, 1894-1905; justice of Illinois state supreme court, 1906-24. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Union League. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Benajah Carter and Isabel (Cole) Carter; married, August 1, 1881, to Nettie J. Steven.
  Image source: Illinois Blue Book 1919
  Carter, Otis A. — of Eldorado, Saline County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, P. P. — of Madisonville, Madison County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Pamela Fanning — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Carter, Patterson H. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Paul — of Marianna, Jackson County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Paul See J. Paul Carter
  Carter, Paul — of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Carter, Paula J. (c.1940-2001) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., about 1940. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1987-99; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996, 2000; member of Missouri state senate 5th District, 1999-2001; died in office 2001. Female. African ancestry. Died, of cancer, in Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Mo., November 5, 2001 (age about 61 years). Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Peter J. — of Virginia. Republican. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1871-79; delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1880. African ancestry. Interment a private or family graveyard, Northampton County, Va.
  Carter, Prince See Sonny Bono
  Carter, R. E. — of Vancouver, Clark County, Wash. Mayor of Vancouver, Wash., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, R. M. — of Sherman, Grayson County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Mrs. R. M. — of Sherman, Grayson County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Ramona — of Fairview, Oscoda County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Oscoda County Democratic Party, 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.
  Carter, Ray — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Carthage, Mo., 1978-81. Still living as of 1981.
  Carter, Raymond See D. Raymond Carter
  Carter, Rex A. — of Berwyn, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Acting postmaster at Berwyn, Ill., 1957-61. Still living as of 1961.
  Carter, Richard — of Johnston City, Williamson County, Ill. Mayor of Johnston City, Ill., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Carter, Richard K. — of Oklahoma. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Carter, Richard T. — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Rick E. — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 4th District, 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  Carter, Rivers See John Rivers Carter
  Carter, Robert — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Carter, Robert A. — of Florida. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida, 1970 (6th District), 1972 (7th District). Still living as of 1972.
  Carter, Robert A., Jr. — Republican. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state senate 34th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Carter, Robert F. — of Willis, Montgomery County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Robert Lee (1917-2012) — also known as Robert L. Carter — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Caryville, Washington County, Fla., March 11, 1917. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1972-86; took senior status 1986. African ancestry. Member, Alpha Phi Alpha. Received the Spingarn Medal in 2004. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 3, 2012 (age 94 years, 298 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert L. Carter and Annie (Martin) Carter; married 1946 to Gloria Spencer.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
  Carter, Roderick C. — U.S. Consular Agent in Deseronto, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Roy See J. Roy Carter
  Carter, Roy C. — of Hastings, Adams County, Neb. Mayor of Hastings, Neb., 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Russell — of Warren, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Warren, 1837-38. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Russell W. — of New Castle County, Del. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 10th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Ruth C. — of Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Carter, Ruth N. — of Claremont, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.


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