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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, Vincent Michael (1891-1972) — also known as Vincent M. Carter — of Kemmerer, Lincoln County, Wyo.; Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo.; Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Born in St. Clair, Schuylkill County, Pa., November 6, 1891. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; lawyer; Wyoming state auditor, 1923-29; U.S. Representative from Wyoming at-large, 1929-35; candidate for U.S. Senator from Wyoming, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1936 (member, Credentials Committee), 1940 (member, Credentials Committee). Catholic. Member, American Legion; Elks; Knights of Columbus; Moose; Eagles; American Bar Association; Pi Gamma Mu. Died in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M., December 30, 1972 (age 81 years, 54 days). Interment at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Albuquerque, N.M.
  Relatives: Son of William J. Carter and Julia Anna (Clarke) Carter; married, July 2, 1921, to Helen Carlson; married, August 13, 1929, to Mary Crowley.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Carter, W. — of DeKalb, DeKalb County, Ill. Postmaster at DeKalb, Ill., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, W. A. — of Fort Bridger, Uinta County, Wyo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming Territory, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, W. A. — of Ludington, Mason County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Ludington, Mich.; elected 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, W. Beverly, Jr. See William Beverly Carter, Jr.
  Carter, W. D. — of Nashville, Washington County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, W. F. — of Weatherford, Parker County, Tex. Mayor of Weatherford, Tex., 1870-72. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, W. L. — of Brooke County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Brooke County, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, W. T. — of Forsyth County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Forsyth County, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Wally — of Ocean Springs, Jackson County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Carter, Warren E. — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Wayne — of East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Republican. Candidate for mayor-president of East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Carter, Wendy — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Carter, Will — of Custer, Custer County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 44th District, 1937-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Will T. — of Westfield, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Carter, Willetha — also known as Toni Carter — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Carter, William — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1710-11. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William — of Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William — Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Carter, William — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 7th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Carter, William A. (b. 1874) — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in Greene County, Tenn., June 7, 1874. Republican. Member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1901; delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1924, 1928 (Convention Vice-President), 1932. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Moose; Woodmen. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Ethel Hughes.
  Carter, William Arnold (1907-1996) — Born July 27, 1907. Governor of Panama Canal Zone, 1960-62. Died May 18, 1996 (age 88 years, 296 days). Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William B. — of Stillwater, Washington County, Minn. Democrat. Postmaster at Stillwater, Minn., 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William Beverly, Jr. (1921-1982) — also known as W. Beverly Carter, Jr. — of Pennsylvania. Born in 1921. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 4th District, 1954; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania, 1972-75; Liberia, 1976; , 1979-81. Died in 1982 (age about 61 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Carter, William Blount (1792-1848) — of Tennessee. Born in Elizabethton, Carter County, Tenn., October 22, 1792. Colonel in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1820; member of Tennessee state senate, 1820; delegate to Tennessee state constitutional convention, 1834; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 1st District, 1835-41. Died in Elizabethton, Carter County, Tenn., April 17, 1848 (age 55 years, 178 days). Interment at Carter Cemetery, Elizabethton, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Carter, William Grayson (d. 1849) — Lawyer; member of Kentucky state senate, 1834-38. Died, of cholera, in Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., July 11, 1849. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Carter and Hebe (Grayson) Carter; grandson of William Grayson (1736-1790).
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Grayson-Breckinridge-Smallwood family of Virginia and Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Carter County, Ky. is named for him.
  Carter, William H. — of Oswego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oswego County 2nd District, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William H. — of Burlington County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1880-82; member of New Jersey state senate from Burlington County, 1886-91. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William H. — of Middlebourne, Tyler County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state senate 2nd District, 1915-18. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William H. — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1936; candidate for West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William Henry (1864-1955) — also known as William H. Carter — of Needham Heights, Needham, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Needham Heights, Needham, Norfolk County, Mass., June 15, 1864. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1906; member of Massachusetts Republican State Committee, 1907-08; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 13th District, 1915-19. Died in Needham, Norfolk County, Mass., April 23, 1955 (age 90 years, 312 days). Interment at Needham Cemetery, Needham, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of William Carter and Martha (Lee) Carter; married, June 1, 1892, to Miss Taylor.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Carter, William J. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William Jackson (b. 1894) — also known as William J. Carter — of Johnson City, Washington County, Tenn. Born in Washington County, Tenn., April 14, 1894. Republican. Lawyer; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1925; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee, 1930-33. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Fountain Carter and Alice (Rogers) Carter; married, August 3, 1921, to Anna Ruth Bowman.
  Carter, William R. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 12th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Carter, William S. — of Hyde County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Hyde County, 1872-74, 1876-78. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, William S. — of Lebanon, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 3rd District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Willie — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Carter, Wilmer C. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Carter, Woodrow W. — of Burgin, Mercer County, Ky. American candidate for Kentucky state house of representatives 55th District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Presumably named for: Woodrow Wilson
  Carter, Zachary W. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, 1993-98. Still living as of 1998.


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