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CASTLE (Soundex C234) — See also ASTLE, ASTLEY, CAST, CASTEEL, CASTEL, CASTLEBERRY, CASTLEBURY, CASTLEMAN, CASTLES, CATSEEL, GASTLER, HARDCASTLE, KASTLE, MONTCASTLE, MOUNTCASTLE, WARMCASTLE.

  CASTLE: See also Chester Castle Bolton — Edward Chittenden — Joseph Castle J. C. Eversole — Charles Jenkins Hayden — Castle W. Herrick — Julius Hotchkiss — Castle Seeley — James Castle Turner
  Castle, Albert E. — of San Francisco, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Alfred L. (d. 1972) — of Hawaii. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1916. Died in 1972. Interment somewhere in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Castle, Austin See C. Austin Castle
  Castle, Burr L. (1876-1955) — of Roxbury, Litchfield County, Conn.; Bridgewater, Litchfield County, Conn.; New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Roxbury, Litchfield County, Conn., October 21, 1876. Democrat. Dairy farmer; carpenter and builder; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Roxbury, 1926. Died in New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn., January 14, 1955 (age 78 years, 85 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Monroe F. Castle and Rebecca A. (Keeler) Castle; married, October 28, 1896, to Eva Laura Bostwick (born 1876); first cousin thrice removed of Martin Keeler; second cousin twice removed of Stephen Hiram Keeler; fourth cousin once removed of Alfred Walstein Bangs and John Clarence Keeler (1851-1899).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Floyd-Woodbridge-Edwards family of New York; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Castle, C. Austin — U.S. Vice Consul in Buenaventura, as of 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Curtis Harvey (1848-1928) — also known as Curtis H. Castle — of Merced, Merced County, Calif. Born near Galesburg, Knox County, Ill., October 4, 1848. U.S. Representative from California 7th District, 1897-99. Died July 21, 1928 (age 79 years, 291 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Santa Barbara Cemetery, Santa Barbara, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Castle, Darrell Lane (b. 1948) — also known as Darrell L. Castle — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tenn., October 11, 1948. Lawyer; Constitution candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2008; Constitution candidate for President of the United States, 2016. Still living as of 2016.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Castle, Edwin J. — of Methuen, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state senate Fifth Essex District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, George H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, George J. — of Carlinville, Macoupin County, Ill. Postmaster at Carlinville, Ill., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, H. U. — of Elko, Elko County, Nev. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Henry A. — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 24, 1873; postmaster at St. Paul, Minn., 1892-96. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Castle, Homer L. — Prohibition candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, J. N. See James Nathan Castle
  Castle, James — U.S. Vice Consul in Honolulu, 1875-76. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, James Nathan (1836-1903) — also known as J. N. Castle — of Stillwater, Washington County, Minn. Born in Shefford, Quebec, May 23, 1836. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1869-70, 1879-86 (2nd District 1869-70, 22nd District 1879-82, 24th District 1883-86); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1876; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 4th District, 1891-93. Died in Stillwater, Washington County, Minn., January 2, 1903 (age 66 years, 224 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Stillwater, Minn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Minnesota Legislator record
  Castle, Jehiel — of Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbridge, 1827-28. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, John J. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 4th District, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Kendall R. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 2nd District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Latham (1900-1986) — of Sandwich, DeKalb County, Ill. Born in Sandwich, DeKalb County, Ill., February 27, 1900. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; DeKalb County State's Attorney, 1928-40; Illinois state attorney general, 1953-59; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals, 1959-80. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Kappa Psi; Phi Delta Phi. Died March 10, 1986 (age 86 years, 11 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John B. Castle and Mollie (Latham) Castle; married, May 1, 1931, to Georgiana Whitcomb.
  Castle, Lemuel — Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Genesee District, 1840-41. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Levi — of Bellaire, Belmont County, Ohio. Mayor of Bellaire, Ohio, 1878-80. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Madeleine — of Chesterfield, St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2016. Female. Still living as of 2016.
  Castle, Martha Holt — of North Kingstown, Washington County, R.I. Democrat. Member, Platform Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Castle, Michael Newbold (b. 1939) — also known as Michael N. Castle — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., July 2, 1939. Republican. Lawyer; member of Delaware state house of representatives, 1967-68; member of Delaware state senate 1st District, 1969-76; Lieutenant Governor of Delaware, 1981-85; Governor of Delaware, 1985-92; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1993-; delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 2004, 2008 (delegation chair); candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Delaware, 2010. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of James Manderson Castle and Louisa Johnston (Bache) Castle; married to Jane DiSabatino.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Castle, Mrs. O. C. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Philip P. — of Laurel, Prince George's County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Laurel, Md., 1890-93. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Richard (b. 1863) — Born in England, November 25, 1863. Not U.S. citizen; dry goods merchant; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Bristol, 1906-14; U.S. Vice Consul in Bristol, as of 1917. English ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Robert — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1964 (32nd District), 1966 (32nd District), 1972 (31st District). Still living as of 1972.
  Castle, Robert M. — of Bakersfield, Kern County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964 (alternate), 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Castle, Ross W. (b. 1885) — of Connersville, Fayette County, Ind. Born in Randolph County, Ind., September 7, 1885. Republican. Mayor of Connersville, Ind., 1939-44. Presbyterian. Member, Kiwanis; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Moose; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Castle, Sterling — of Nippa, Johnson County, Ky. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 98th District, 1960-61. Still living as of 1961.
  Castle, Truman C. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 2nd District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Castle, William B. (1814-1872) — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in 1814. Republican. Mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, 1855-56; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1868. Died in 1872 (age about 58 years). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Castle, William M. — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state house of delegates District 3, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Castle, William Richards (1849-1935) — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, March 19, 1849. Republican. Lawyer; Attorney-General, Kingdom of Hawaii, 1876; member Hawaiian legislature, 1878, 1886-88; president and attorney, Honolulu Gas Co., Ltd. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association. Died June 5, 1935 (age 86 years, 78 days). Interment at Kawaiaho Church Cemetery, Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Hawaii.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Northrup Castle (1808-1894) and Mary Ann (Tenney) Castle (born 1819); married, October 12, 1875, to Ida Beatrice Lowrey (1854-1926); father of William Richards Castle, Jr.; second cousin twice removed of Asa Tenney (1759-1831); third cousin once removed of Abner Bailey White Tenney and Horace Addison Tenney; third cousin thrice removed of Samuel Tenney; fourth cousin of Asa Wentworth Tenney.
  Political family: Tenney family.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Castle, William Richards, Jr. (1878-1963) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, June 19, 1878. Republican. College instructor; U.S. Ambassador to Japan, 1929-30. Episcopalian. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Died in 1963 (age about 85 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Richards Castle and Ida Beatrice (Lowrey) Castle; married, June 3, 1902, to Margaret Farlow (born 1880); second cousin thrice removed of Asa Tenney (1759-1831); third cousin twice removed of Abner Bailey White Tenney and Horace Addison Tenney; fourth cousin once removed of Asa Wentworth Tenney.
  Political family: Tenney family.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


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