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CHERTOFF (Soundex C631) — See also CHERTOK, CHERTOV, CHERTOW, CRAYTOFF.

  Chertoff, Michael (b. 1953) — Born in Elizabeth, Union County, N.J., November 28, 1953. Republican. Lawyer; law clerk for U.S. Judge Murray Gurfein, 1978-79, and for U.S. Supreme Court Justice William Brenan, 1979-80; U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, 1990-94; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, 2003-05; resigned 2005; U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, 2005-09. Jewish. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Rabbi Gershon Baruc Chertoff Chertoff (1915-1996) and Livia (Eisen) Chertoff.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier


CHERTOK (Soundex C632) — See also CHERTOFF, CHERTOV, CHERTOW, CRUTCH, HOCKERT, KORETCH, KOTCHER, KRATKY, KRUTECK.

  Chertok, Bill — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 16th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Chertok, Edwin I. — of Laconia, Belknap County, N.H. Republican. Mayor of Laconia, N.H., 1974-76. Still living as of 1976.


CHERTOV (Soundex C631) — See also CHERTOFF, CHERTOK, CHERTOW, VIKARTOVSKY.

  Chertov, Eva — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Chertov, Morris — of Pennsylvania. Workers candidate for Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1960; Militant Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Chertov, Pearl — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Militant Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.


CHERTOW (Soundex C630) — See also BARTOW, CARTHEW, CARTY, CHERTOFF, CHERTOK, CHERTOV, COURTEAU, CURTI, CURTO, KARTYE, KURTHY.

  Chertow, Doris — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


CHERUBINI (Soundex C615) — See also BERUBE, BINION, BINITA, CABINISS, CARABINE, CARBINE, CARBONE, CARBONI, CHARBONNEAU, CHERUBUSCO, CORBIN, CRIBBEN, DERUBBE, DERUBENS, GAMBINI, KARABAN, KORBIN, RUBIN, RUBINER, RUBINO, RUBINOW, RUBINOWITZ, RUBINSON, RUBINSTEIN, SABINI, SCHERUBEL, STUBINITZ, ZERUBBABEL.

  Cherubini, Lillian E. — of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey Republican State Committee, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.


CHERUBUSCO (Soundex C612) — See also BERUBE, CHERUBINI, DERUBBE, DERUBENS, FAUBUS, HEUBUSCH, KARBOSKI, RUBUS, SCHERUBEL, ZERUBBABEL.

  CHERUBUSCO: See also Cherubusco Newton


CHERY (Soundex C600) — See also CHEREY, CHERIE, CHERNY, CHERRY, CHERYLE, CHERYLL, CHERYLLEE, CHEY, HERY, KEARIE, KEARY, KEERY, KERI, KERREY, KERRI, KERRY, KIRIE, KIRY, LOUCHERY.

  CHERY: See also Chery Every


CHERYLE (Soundex C640) — See also BERYLE, BRYLES, CHERELLE, CHERY, CHERYLL, CHERYLLEE, DARYLE, FRYLE, JERRYLEAN, LOUCHERY, MARYLEE, MARYLEEN, RYLE, RYLEY.

  CHERYLE: See also Cheryle Jackson


CHERYLL (Soundex C640) — See also AMARYLLIS, CHERELLE, CHERY, CHERYLE, CHERYLLEE, LOUCHERY, RYLL, TERRYLL.

  CHERYLL: See also Cheryll Y. Hidalgo


CHERYLLEE (Soundex C640) — See also ALLEE, AMARYLLIS, CHERY, CHERYLE, CHERYLL, HALLEEN, HARLLEE, KILLEEN, LOUCHERY, MALLEE, RYLL, SALLEE, TERRYLL, VALLEE.

  CHERYLLEE: See also Cheryllee Finney


CHESARO (Soundex C260) — See also CASARIO, CESAROTTI, KOZIURA, KUCERA, MESAROS, RHESA.

  Chesaro, Frank A. — of Brackenridge, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Brackenridge, Pa., 1938-69 (acting, 1938-45). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHESBRO (Soundex C216) — See also CHEASBROUGH, CHEESBROUGH, CHESBROUGH, CHESEBRO, HESBURGH, SCHOBER, WESBROOK.

  Chesbro, Ernest P. — of Willimantic, Windham, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Windham, 1912; first selectman of Windham, Connecticut, 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  Chesbro, Ray T. — of Phoenix, Oswego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly 117th District, 1981-90. Still living as of 1990.
  Chesbro, Vern — of Kansas. Republican. Candidate in primary for Kansas state senate 12th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


CHESBROUGH (Soundex C216) — See also BILLBROUGH, BROCKENBROUGH, BROUGH, BROUGHAM, BROUGHTON, CHEASBROUGH, CHEESBROUGH, CHESBRO, CHESEBROUGH, HANSBROUGH, HASBROUCK, HESBURGH, KIMBROUGH, NEWBROUGH, PELBROUGH, ROSEBROUGH, SCARBROUGH, WESBROOK, YARBROUGH.

  Chesbrough, Ralph Fordyce (b. 1885) — also known as Ralph F. Chesbrough — Born in Providence, Providence County, R.I., July 1, 1885. Traveling salesman; interpreter; U.S. Vice Consul in Beirut, as of 1914-17; U.S. Consul in Trebizond, as of 1919. Burial location unknown.


CHESEBORO (Soundex C216) — See also CASEBOLT, CHEESEBRO, CHESEBRO, CHESEBROUGH, LIESEBERG, MARCHESE, MICKLEBOROUGH, ROSEBOOM, ROSEBORO, ROSEBOROUGH, SEBOLD, SEBOSKI.

  Cheseboro, Frank S. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1928, 1940. Burial location unknown.


CHESEBRO (Soundex C216) — See also CASSIBRY, CHEESEBRO, CHESBRO, CHESEBORO, CHESEBROUGH, HASEBROOCK, LIESEBERG, MARCHESE, ROSEBROCK, ROSEBROOK, ROSEBROUGH.

  Chesebro, Ezra — of Stonington, New London County, Conn. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Chesebro, Israhiah W. — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Chesebro, Joseph William — also known as Joseph W. Chesebro — of Stonington, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stonington; elected 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Chesebro, Ray L. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHESEBROUGH (Soundex C216) — See also BILLBROUGH, BROCKENBROUGH, BROUGH, BROUGHAM, BROUGHTON, CASSIBRY, CHEASBROUGH, CHEESBROUGH, CHEESEBRO, CHESBROUGH, CHESEBORO, CHESEBRO, HANSBROUGH, HASEBROOCK, KIMBROUGH, LIESEBERG, MARCHESE, NEWBROUGH, PELBROUGH, ROSEBROCK, ROSEBROOK, ROSEBROUGH, SCARBROUGH, YARBROUGH.

  CHESEBROUGH: See also Theodore Davenport
  Chesebrough, Gideon P. — of Stonington, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stonington, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Chesebrough, John F. (b. 1848) — of Stonington, New London County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, July, 1848. Ice dealer; Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stonington, 1902, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Chesebrough, Robert A. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.


CHESHER (Soundex C260) — See also CHESHES, CHESHIRE, CHESNER, CHESSHER, FLESHER, FLIESHER, KHUSHRO, KISHORE, LESHER, SHER, TESHERA, THRESHER.

  Chesher, Bob — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


CHESHES (Soundex C220) — See also CHESHER, CHESHIRE, MESHESKI.

  Cheshes, Martin L. (b. 1939) — of Georgia. Born in 1939. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Djibouti, 1993-96. Still living as of 1996.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


CHESHIRE (Soundex C260) — See also ALESHIRE, CHESHER, CHESHES, HIRE, KALESHIA, KESHIAN, KESHINI, KHUSHRO, KISHORE, PESHICK, TIRESHING.

  Cheshire, Claude C. (c.1889-1960) — of Nogales, Santa Cruz County, Ariz.; Flagstaff, Coconino County, Ariz. Born in Oregon, about 1889. Automobile dealer; mayor of Nogales, Ariz., 1937-39. Suffered a heart attack and died, while dining with friends in a restaurant, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., January 29, 1960 (age about 71 years). Burial location unknown.
  Cheshire, Fleming Duncan (1849-1922) — also known as Fleming D. Cheshire — Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., March 4, 1849. Merchant; U.S. Vice Consul in Foochow, 1878; U.S. Consul General in Mukden, 1904-06; , 1906-12; Canton, 1912-15. Methodist. Died in a hospital at Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., June 13, 1922 (age 73 years, 101 days). Burial location unknown.
  Cheshire, Henry A. E. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Real estate business; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 5th District, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Cheshire, W. W. — of Pompano Beach, Broward County, Fla. Mayor of Pompano Beach, Fla., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHESKEY (Soundex C200) — See also CELESKEY, CHESKY, HESKETH, HESKETT, LYNCHESKI, MCCLESKEY, ROGOSHESKE, SCHESKE, SHMELESKEY, VECHESKY, YESCHEK.

  Cheskey, Wayne — of Selby, Walworth County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 37th District, 1957-60. Still living as of 1960.


CHESKY (Soundex C200) — See also CHESKEY, LYNCHESKI, RATSHESKY, SCHESKE, VECHESKY.

  Chesky, Benjamin F. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1924, 1926. Burial location unknown.


CHESLA (Soundex C240) — See also CASHEL, CHASSELL, CHELSA, CHESLAW, CHESLER, CHESLEY, CHESLICK, CIESLA, HESLA, LAESCH, SACHEL, VYACHESLAV.

  Chesla, Helen — of Shenandoah, Schuylkill County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


CHESLAW (Soundex C240) — See also BOLESLAW, BRESLAW, CASHWELL, CHESLA, CHESLER, CHESLEY, CHESLICK, GENESLAW, HESLA, VYACHESLAV.

  Cheslaw, Irving Gottlieb (b. 1921) — of California. Born in 1921. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago, 1979-81. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


CHESLER (Soundex C246) — See also BAESLER, BRESLER, CESLER, CHESLA, CHESLAW, CHESLEY, CHESLICK, CHISLER, ERSCHELL, ESLER, FESLER, GIESLER, HESLEP, KEASLER, KEESLER, KESLER, KESSLER, LESCHER, MESLER, PESLER, PRESLER, ROESLER, SCHELLER, SCHERLE, SECHLER, SESLER, VYACHESLAV, YESLER.

  CHESLER: See also John Frederick Raper, Jr.
  Chesler, Ellen — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Writer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Relatives: Married to Matthew J. Mallow.
  Chesler, Stanley R. (b. 1947) — Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., 1947. U.S. District Judge for New Jersey, 2002-15; took senior status 2015. Still living as of 2015.
  See also federal judicial profile


CHESLEY (Soundex C240) — See also CHESLA, CHESLAW, CHESLER, CHESLICK, HESLEP, SCHELLEY, VYACHESLAV.

  CHESLEY: See also James Chesley Beale — Chesley Cannefax — Clifford Chesley Hubbard — Chesley S. Smith — Chesley Mathew Walter
  Chesley, Addison P. — of Lincoln Center, Lincoln, Penobscot County, Maine. Postmaster at Lincoln Center, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Chesley, B. M. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 51, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Chesley, Daniel — of Durham, Strafford County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 22nd District, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Chesley, Jewett See T. Jewett Chesley
  Chesley, Mary Jane — of Mt. Vernon, Jefferson County, Ill. Mayor of Mt. Vernon, Ill., 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.
  Chesley, Ruby A. — of Farmington, Strafford County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Farmington, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Chesley, Stanley — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Chesley, T. Jewett — of Dover, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Mayor of Dover, N.H., 1929-33; member of New Hampshire state senate 21st District; elected 1938; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Dover 4th Ward, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Chesley, Theron H. — of Kewanee, Henry County, Ill. Republican. Postmaster at Kewanee, Ill., 1891-95. Burial location unknown.


CHESLICK (Soundex C242) — See also BESLIC, CHESLA, CHESLAW, CHESLER, CHESLEY, ESLICK, HESLIN, HESLINK, HESLIP, KESLACY, KOZELKA, KOZLAK, LESCHICK, LICK, SCHICKEL, SLICER, SLICK, VANDERSLICE, VANSLICHTENHORST, VYACHESLAV.

  Cheslick, Joseph — of Swoyersville, Luzerne County, Pa. Burgess of Swoyersville, Pennsylvania, 1933-35. Burial location unknown.


CHESMORE (Soundex C256) — See also CHISMORE, DESMOND, DESMORAIS, ESMOND, HESMOND, JESMORE, MORE, SCHOEMER, THESMAR.

  Chesmore, Alwin Harding (b. 1837) — of Huntington, Chittenden County, Vt. Born in Warren, Washington County, Vt., October 17, 1837. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; physician; member of Vermont state senate from Chittenden County, 1874-75; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Huntington, 1886-87. Burial location unknown.


CHESNER (Soundex C256) — See also BEAUCHESNE, BRESNER, CASNER, CHESHER, CHESNEY, CHESNIK, CHESNUT, CHESNUTT, COSNER, COURCHESNE, EXENER, GESNER, GRESNER, KISNER, KISSNER, KLUESNER, LESNER, MACCHESNEY, MCCHESNEY, MECHESNEY, OCHSNER, OECHSNER, OXNER, RIESNER, WEESNER, WESNER, WIESNER.

  Chesner, Bert — of Montana. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Montana 2nd District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHESNEY (Soundex C250) — See also BEAUCHESNE, CHENEY, CHESNER, CHESNIK, CHESNUT, CHESNUTT, COSNOW, COURCHESNE, MACCHESNEY, MCCHESNEY, MECHESNEY.

  CHESNEY: See also Lewis Morris Iddings — Houston Goff Young
  Chesney, Chester Anton (1916-1986) — also known as Chester A. Chesney — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 9, 1916. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Illinois 11th District, 1949-51; defeated, 1950. Died in Marco Island, Collier County, Fla., September 20, 1986 (age 70 years, 195 days). Interment at St. Adalbert's Cemetery, Niles, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Chesney, Cummings C. — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Chesney, Harvey M. — of Bel Air, Harford County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chesney, James A. — U.S. Vice Consul in Valencia, as of 1914-16. Burial location unknown.
  Chesney, Julia — of Long Island City, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1945. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chesney, Maxine M. (b. 1942) — Born in San Francisco, Calif., 1942. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California, 1995-2009; took senior status 2009. Female. Still living as of 2009.
  See also federal judicial profile


CHESNIK (Soundex C252) — See also BEAUCHESNE, CHESNER, CHESNEY, CHESNUT, CHESNUTT, COURCHESNE, HENSICK, KOZNICK, LESNIK, MACCHESNEY, MCCHESNEY, MECHESNEY, MISNIK, RESNIK.

  Chesnik, Edward S. — of Milwaukee County, Wis. People's Progressive candidate for Wisconsin state senate 6th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHESNUT (Soundex C253) — See also BEAUCHESNE, CASSANITI, CHESNER, CHESNEY, CHESNIK, CHESNUTT, CHESTNUT, COURCHESNE, MACCHESNEY, MCCHESNEY, MECHESNEY, STUCHEN.

  CHESNUT: See also Thomas Wilson Beaty — James Stephen Watkins
  Chesnut, David A. (b. 1857) — of Platte County, Mo. Born in London, Laurel County, Ky., July 23, 1857. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Platte County, 1915-18. Burial location unknown.
  Chesnut, Dwayne — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Chesnut, James, Jr. (1815-1885) — of Camden, Kershaw District (now Kershaw County), S.C. Born near Camden, Kershaw County, S.C., January 18, 1815. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1842; member of South Carolina state senate, 1854; U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1858-60; delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Kershaw, 1860-62; Delegate from South Carolina to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861-62; candidate for Senator from South Carolina in the Confederate Congress, 1861; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1868, 1872. When the Civil War began, he left Washington but did not resign his seat in the Senate; one of ten Southern senators expelled in absentia on July 11, 1861. Died in Camden, Kershaw County, S.C., February 1, 1885 (age 70 years, 14 days). Interment at Knights Hill Cemetery, Camden, S.C.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Stephen Decatur Miller (1787-1838).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Chesnut, James (b. 1827) — of Shippensburg, Cumberland County, Pa. Born in Southampton Township, Cumberland County, Pa., 1827. Democrat. Physician; farmer; member of Pennsylvania state senate 32nd District, 1875-78. Burial location unknown.
  Chesnut, John A. — of Kershaw County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Kershaw County, 1868. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Chesnut, Kipp See W. Kipp Chesnut
  Chesnut, Miriam — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2020. Female. Still living as of 2020.
  Chesnut, W. Kipp — of Renovo, Clinton County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Renovo, Pa., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Chesnut, Webb — of Gaylesville, Cherokee County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Chesnut, William Calvin (1873-1962) — Born in Baltimore, Md., June 27, 1873. U.S. District Judge for Maryland, 1931-53; took senior status 1953. Died in Baltimore, Md., October 16, 1962 (age 89 years, 111 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


CHESNUTT (Soundex C253) — See also BEAUCHESNE, CASSANITI, CHESNER, CHESNEY, CHESNIK, CHESNUT, CHESTNUTT, COURCHESNE, MACCHESNEY, MCCHESNEY, MECHESNEY, NUTT, STUCHEN.

  CHESNUTT: See also Reason Chesnutt Bell — George Langdon Peterson
  Chesnutt, J. H. — of Allen, Collin County, Tex. Postmaster at Allen, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Chesnutt, John — of Sycamore, DeKalb County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


CHESROW (Soundex C260) — See also CHESROWN, DESROCHERS, DESROCHES, DESROSIERS.

  Chesrow, Frank W. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1952 (alternate), 1956 (alternate), 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHESROWN (Soundex C265) — See also CASSARINO, CHESROW, DESROCHERS, DESROCHES, DESROSIERS, KIZIRIAN, KOZAREN.

  Chesrown, Robert — of Linton, Emmons County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1960 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Still living as of 1960.


CHESS (Soundex C200) — See also CHESSELDEN, CHESSER, CHESSHER, CHESSIE, CHESSMAN, CHEZ, DONCHESS, DUCHESSI, ESCH, GUTCHESS, HESS, KEAS, KEAYS, KEES, KEESE, KEUSS, KEYES, KEYS, KEYSE, KIES, KIESS, MARCHESSAULT, MARCHESSEAU, MARCHESSEAULT, PITCHESS, SCHEE.

  Chess, Suzy G. — of Lake City, Missaukee County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.


CHESSELDEN (Soundex C243) — See also BELDEN, CHESS, CHESSER, CHESSHER, CHESSIE, CHESSMAN, DONCHESS, DUCHESSI, ELDEN, FELDEN, FIELDEN, GUTCHESS, HASELDEN, HAZELDEN, HESSE, HESSEE, HESSEFORT, HESSELBERG, HESSELBROCK, HESSELINK, HESSELTINE, HESSER, MARCHESSAULT, MARCHESSEAU, MARCHESSEAULT, PITCHESS, SELDEN, SELDENRIGHT, SHELDEN, WELDEN.

  CHESSELDEN: See also Chesselden Ellis


CHESSER (Soundex C260) — See also CHESS, CHESSELDEN, CHESSHER, CHESSIE, CHESSMAN, DONCHESS, DUCHESSI, ERESCH, ESCHER, ESSER, GUTCHESS, HESSE, HESSEE, HESSEFORT, HESSELBERG, HESSELBROCK, HESSELINK, HESSELTINE, HESSER, KEISER, KEYSER, KEZER, KISER, KIZER, KYSER, MARCHESSAULT, MARCHESSEAU, MARCHESSEAULT, PITCHESS.

  Chesser, Omer — also known as Shorty Chesser — of Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state senate 7th District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Chesser, Shorty See Omer Chesser


CHESSHER (Soundex C260) — See also CHESHER, CHESS, CHESSELDEN, CHESSER, CHESSIE, CHESSMAN, DONCHESS, DUCHESSI, GLASSHEIM, GUTCHESS, MARCHESSAULT, MARCHESSEAU, MARCHESSEAULT, PITCHESS, SHER, STRASSHEIM, SWISSHELM.

  Chessher, C. C. — of Groveton, Trinity County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chessher, D. S. — of Georgetown, Williamson County, Tex. Postmaster at Georgetown, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.


CHESSIE (Soundex C200) — See also CHESS, CHESSELDEN, CHESSER, CHESSHER, CHESSMAN, DESSIE, DESSIEUX, DONCHESS, DRESSIER, DUCHESSI, DUPLESSIE, ESSIE, GLESSIE, GRESSIE, GUTCHESS, HESSIAN, HESSIN, HESSINGER, HESSION, JESSIE, KEESEE, KESIA, KESSEY, KISSIE, KIZZIAH, LESSIE, MARCHESSAULT, MARCHESSEAU, MARCHESSEAULT, MESSIER, PITCHESS, TESSIE, TESSIER, TRESSIE.

  CHESSIE: See also Chessie Roberts


CHESSMAN (Soundex C255) — See also CHEESMAN, CHESS, CHESSELDEN, CHESSER, CHESSHER, CHESSIE, CHIESMAN, CHISMAN, CONGRESSMAN, CRESSMAN, DONCHESS, DUCHESSI, ESCHMAN, ESCHMANN, ESSMAN, ESSMANN, GESSMAN, GRIESSMAN, GUTCHESS, MARCHESSAULT, MARCHESSEAU, MARCHESSEAULT, MCSHANE, PITCHESS, PRESSMAN, SCHEMAN, SLESSMAN, STESSMAN, TESSMAN.

  CHESSMAN: See also Harold Chessman Keith


CHESTER (Soundex C236) — See also BLY-CHESTER, CHESTERFIELD, CHESTERMAN, CHICHESTER, CYESTER, DORCHESTER, ESCHERT, ESTER, HESTER, HESTERBERG, HESTERMAN, KEISTER, KESTER, KIESTER, KISTER, LONCHESTER, MANCHESTER, ROCHESTER, STECHER, WINCHESTER.

  CHESTER: See also Charles P. Bates — Cheryl Bly-Chester — Thomas C. Fulkerson — Asahel Otis — Harris Pendleton — James Pendleton
  Chester, Albert L. — of Westerly, Washington County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1896 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
Alden Chester Chester, Alden — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1896-1918. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Empire State Notables (1914)
  Chester, Anna — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Militant Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Chester, Arthur James (b. 1872) — also known as Arthur J. Chester — Born in Canada, September 23, 1872. Not U.S. citizen; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Sarnia, 1900-14. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Charles T. — of Groton, New London County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Groton, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Clarence E. — of Chaplin, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Elected Connecticut state house of representatives from Chaplin 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, E. E. — of Champaign, Champaign County, Ill. Mayor of Champaign, Ill., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Eric Thomas (b. 1943) — also known as Eric Chester — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich.; Montague, Franklin County, Mass. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., August 6, 1943. New Politics candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1968; New Politics candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968; university professor; Socialist candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1996; Socialist candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 2006. Member, Industrial Workers of the World. Still living as of 2010.
  Relatives: Son of Harry Chester and Alice (Fried) Chester.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Chester, Frank Dyer (1869-1938) — also known as Frank D. Chester — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Newton Lower Falls, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., December 2, 1869. Republican. School teacher; U.S. Consul in Budapest, 1897-1904; U.S. Consul General in Budapest, 1904-08. Unitarian. Member, American Society for International Law. Died, in Boston City Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 14, 1938 (age 68 years, 194 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Edward Chester and Miranda (Burgess) Chester.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chester, George T. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, George William — of Baltimore, Md. Consul for Brazil in Baltimore, Md., 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Guy M. (d. 1934) — of Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 1st Circuit, 1897-1934; died in office 1934. Died May 29, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, H. N. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Henry W. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Jean — of California. Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Chester, John — Member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1788-91, 1803-08. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, John — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Port Sarnia, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, John E. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 1st District, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, John H. — Republican. Candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, John J. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Chester, Joseph — of Nassau County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Nassau County 2nd District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, LoEmma — of Valparaiso, Porter County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Percy E. — of Chester, Queen Anne's County, Md. Democrat. Member of Maryland state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Richard W. — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Port Sarnia, as of 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Robert — Socialist. Militant Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 4th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, Robin — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 99th District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Chester, Samuel W. B. — of Niles, Berrien County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Niles, Mich., 1845-49. Burial location unknown.
  Chester, William — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Chester, William E. — of Norwood, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Norwood, Ohio, 1949, 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHESTERFIELD (Soundex C236) — See also BIESTERFELD, BUTTERFIELD, CHESTER, CHESTERMAN, CHICHESTER, DORCHESTER, HESTER, HESTERBERG, HESTERMAN, LONCHESTER, MANCHESTER, MISTERFELDT, PORTERFIELD, ROCHESTER, SATTERFIELD, SENTERFITT, WATERFIELD, WATERFILL, WESTERFIELD, WINCHESTER.

  CHESTERFIELD: See also Graham Chesterfield Dugas
  Chesterfield, Linda — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


CHESTERMAN (Soundex C236) — See also CHESTER, CHESTERFIELD, CHICHESTER, DORCHESTER, ESTERMAN, HESTER, HESTERBERG, HESTERMAN, KUSTERMANN, LONCHESTER, MANCHESTER, ROCHESTER, TESTERMAN, WESTERMAIER, WESTERMAN, WESTERMARK, WESTERMEIER, WESTERMEYER, WINCHESTER.

  Chesterman, H. H. — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Secretary of state of Minnesota, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHESTNUT (Soundex C235) — See also CHESNUT, CHESTNUTT, ESTNESS, FESTNER, FORTNUM, KAESTNER, KESTNBAUM, KESTNER, WESTNEDGE.

  CHESTNUT: See also Samuel Mitchell Brinson — Edward M. Early
  Chestnut, Archie See Arthur J. Chestnut
  Chestnut, Arthur J. — also known as Archie Chestnut — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Democratic candidate for mayor of Charleston, W.Va., 1987 (primary), 1991. Still living as of 1991.
  Chestnut, Charles — of Miami, Ottawa County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Chestnut, Cynthia Moore (b. 1949) — of Gainesville, Alachua County, Fla. Born in Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla., July 25, 1949. Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives 23rd District, 1991-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2008. Female. Methodist. African ancestry. Member, Junior League; Alpha Kappa Alpha; NAACP; Altrusa; Rotary. Still living as of 2008.
  Chestnut, D. T. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 11th District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Chestnut, James — of Carol Stream, DuPage County, Ill. Village president of Carol Stream, Illinois, 1964-66. Still living as of 1966.
  Chestnut, LaKeisha M. — of Bessemer, Jefferson County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Chestnut, M. F. — of Texarkana, Miller County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Chestnut, William H. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHESTNUTT (Soundex C235) — See also CHESNUTT, CHESTNUT, ESTNESS, FESTNER, FORTNUM, KAESTNER, KESTNBAUM, KESTNER, WESTNEDGE.

  CHESTNUTT: See also George Washington List


CHESTON (Soundex C235) — See also CHASTON, ESTON, HESTON, HESTOR, KEYSTON, SHESTOKAS, SHESTON.

  CHESTON: See also Cheston Browning, Sr.


CHET (Soundex C300) — See also BLANCHET, BURCHET, CHED, CHETWOOD, FECHET, HANCHET, HUCHET, KEAT, KEET, KEITH, KEITT, KEYT, KEYTE, KIETH, KIGHT, KITE, KITT, PICHET, SARCHET, SHECHET, TRANCHET, ZUCCHET.

  Chet, Chiseling: See Chester Milton Howell
  Chet, Our: See Chester Alan Arthur


CHETWOOD (Soundex C330) — See also CHET, CHITWOOD, FLEETWOOD, HUETWOHL, SLETWOLD, WOOD.

  Chetwood, Francis B. — of Elizabeth, Union County, N.J. Mayor of Elizabeth, N.J., 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Chetwood, Francis Barber — also known as Francis B. Chetwood — of Elizabethtown, Essex County (now Elizabeth, Union County), N.J. Mayor of Elizabethtown, N.J., 1846-47, 1851-53; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1847-48. Burial location unknown.
  Chetwood, George R. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Essex County, 1855-57. Burial location unknown.
  Chetwood, John — of Essex County, N.J. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Essex County, 1787. Burial location unknown.
  Chetwood, William (1771-1857) — of New Jersey. Born in Elizabethtown, Essex County (now Elizabeth, Union County), N.J., June 17, 1771. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1836-37; mayor of Elizabethtown, N.J., 1839-42. Died in Elizabeth, Union County, N.J., December 17, 1857 (age 86 years, 183 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Hillside, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


CHEUNG (Soundex C520) — See also CHENG, CHIANG, CHING, CHUNG, DEUNGER, KING, LEUNG, LIEUNGH, SCHEUNEMAN, SCHEUNEMANN, THEUNIS, YEUNG.

  Cheung, Elsa C. — of California. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 8th District, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Cheung, Jennifer — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Cheung, Lana — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


CHEUVRONT (Soundex C165) — See also FAUVRE, GAUVREAU, HAVRON, MANOUVRIER, MUVRIN, VANDENHEUVEL, VANHEUVEL.

  Cheuvront, Ellen H. — of West Virginia. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Cheuvront, Ken — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1996, 2000, 2008; member of Arizona state house of representatives 25th District; elected 1998; member of Arizona state senate 15th District; elected 2002. Still living as of 2008.


CHEVAL (Soundex C140) — See also CHEVALIER, CHEVALLIE, DEECHEVARRIA, ECHEVARRIA, KERCHEVAL, KOCHEVAR, VACHEL.

  Cheval, John A. — of Sandwich, Barnstable County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.


CHEVALIER (Soundex C146) — See also CAMALIER, CAVALIER, CAVALLARO, CAVILEER, CHEVAL, CHEVALLIE, CUVILLIER, DEECHEVARRIA, ECHEVARRIA, EVALINE, KERCHEVAL, KOCHEVAR, RIVALIER, SALIERS, VALIENT, VALIENTE.

  CHEVALIER: See also Bernard Chevalier Lanne — Chevalier Armando Salati
  Chevalier, Gordon F. — of De Pere, Brown County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Chevalier, Leroy — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 141st District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Chevalier, Paul — of Hudson, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Chevalier, The: See James Asheton Bayard, Sr.
  Chevalier, Yvette — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Candidate for mayor of Las Vegas, Nev., 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.


CHEVALLIE (Soundex C140) — See also ALLIE, CAVALLO, CHEVAL, CHEVALIER, COVELLO, COVIELLO, DEECHEVARRIA, DEVALL, ECHEVARRIA, KAVULLA, KERCHEVAL, KIVELA, KOCHEVAR, PRINCEVALLE, VALLI, VALLIANT, VALLIE, VALLIER, VALLIERE.

  CHEVALLIE: See also Francis Vinton Greene


CHEVERE (Soundex C160) — See also BOOCHEVER, CHEEVER, CHEVES, CHIEVER, HEVERIN, HEVERLY, HEVERN, HEVERS, KEEVER, KEVER, SCHEVE, VERE.

  Chévere, Francisco — also known as Frankie Chévere — of Guaynabo, Guaynabo Municipio, Puerto Rico; Arecibo, Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico; San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1996, 2004; member, Credentials Committee, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Chévere, Frankie See Francisco Chévere
  Chevere, Miquel — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


CHEVES (Soundex C120) — See also BOOCHEVER, CAVES, CAVIS, CHAVEAS, CHAVES, CHAVEZ, CHAVIS, CHAVOUS, CHEVERE, CHIVVIS, CUEVES, EVES, HEVESI, SCHEVE.

  Cheves, Langdon (1776-1857) — of South Carolina. Born in Ninety Six District (part now in Abbeville County), S.C., September 17, 1776. Democrat. Lawyer; banker; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1806-08; South Carolina state attorney general, 1808-10; Presidential Elector for South Carolina, 1808; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 1st District, 1810-15; Speaker of the U.S. House, 1814-15. Scottish and English ancestry. Member, American Antiquarian Society. Died in Columbia, Richland County, S.C., June 26, 1857 (age 80 years, 282 days). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Cheves (1741-1801) and Mary (Langdon) Cheves (1754-1779); married 1806 to Mary Elizabeth Dulles (1789-1836); father of Langdon Cheves, Jr. (1814-1863); great-grandfather of Lewis Wardlaw Haskell.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cheves, Langdon, Jr. (1814-1863) — Born in Pennsylvania, 1814. Engineer; delegate to South Carolina secession convention from St. Peter's, 1860-62; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Hit by a shell, and killed, while defending the Confederate-held battery on Morris Island, Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., July 10, 1863 (age about 49 years). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Langdon Cheves and Mary Elizabeth (Dulles) Cheves (1789-1836); married to Charlotte Lorain McCord (1819-1879); granduncle of Lewis Wardlaw Haskell (1868-1938); first cousin twice removed of John Foster Dulles and Allen Welsh Dulles.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


CHEVILLOT (Soundex C143) — See also BOILLOT, CALVILLO, COVAULT, COVELTI, DEVILLO, DONGVILLO, GILLOTTE, GUILLOT, GUILLOTTE, KOVATCHEVICH, LANZILLOTTI, SCHEVILL, SHEVIN, SORVILLO, TILLOTSON, TILLOTTSON, WILLOTT.

  Chevillot, Oliver F. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1914, 1916, 1932, 1936. Burial location unknown.


CHEVRETTE (Soundex C163) — See also COVERETT, COVERT, GUEVREMONT, LAVRETTA, LEFEVRE, SEVREIN, SIEVREN, VRETTOS.

  Chevrette, Wilfred G. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1932. Burial location unknown.


CHEW (Soundex C000) — See also CHEE, CHEWNING, CHEY, CHO, CHOE, CHOI, CHOO, CHOU, CHOW, CHOY, CHU, CHUA, CHUGH, COE, COEY, COIA, COOEY, COUEY, COY, COYA, COYE, CUE, KOO, KOOI, KOUW, KUH, KUO, MINCHEW, SCHEWALTER, SCHEWE, SCHEWEL, SHEW.

  CHEW: See also Wales Thornton Flynt — Beverly Robinson Grayson — George Howard — Benjamin Chew Howard — James Murray Mason — John Chew Thomas — William Hallam Tuck — Somerville Pinkney Tuck
  Chew, Benjamin (1722-1810) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Maryland, November 29, 1722. Lawyer; chief justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1774-77. Quaker; later Anglican. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., January 20, 1810 (age 87 years, 52 days). Interment at St. Peter's Churchyard, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Chew (1693-1743) and Mary (Galloway) Chew (1697-1734); married to Mary Galloway (1729-1755) and Elizabeth Oswald (1732-1819); father of Margaret Oswald 'Peggy' Chew (1760-1827; who married John Eager Howard); grandfather of George Howard, Benjamin Chew Howard and Harriet Julianna Carroll (1808-1881; who married John Lee); great-grandfather of John Lee Carroll; second great-grandfather of John Howell Carroll; first cousin twice removed of Edward Shippen; first cousin thrice removed of Bertha Shippen Irving; second cousin once removed of Mary Chew (1735-1774; who married William Paca (1740-1799)); second cousin thrice removed of Edward Tilghman Paca; third cousin twice removed of Coleby Chew; third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Richard Chew, St. Clair Ballard and Lewis Ballard.
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chew, Charles — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Chew, Colby See Coleby Chew
  Chew, Coleby (1802-1850) — also known as Colby Chew — of New London, New London County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, November 17, 1802. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New London, 1838. Died in New London, New London County, Conn., October 26, 1850 (age 47 years, 343 days). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery, New London, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Coleby Chew (1773-1802) and Frances (Learned) Chew (1776-1846); married to Mary Cecilia Law (1802-1876); first cousin thrice removed of Edmund Pendleton; second cousin once removed of James Madison, William Taylor Madison and Zachary Taylor; second cousin twice removed of Nathaniel Pendleton, Elliot Woolfolk Major and Edgar Bailey Woolfolk (1865-1956); second cousin thrice removed of Peyton Randolph (1721-1775); third cousin once removed of Philip Clayton Pendleton, Edmund Henry Pendleton, Nathanael Greene Pendleton, St. Clair Ballard and Lewis Ballard; third cousin twice removed of Benjamin Chew, Edmund Jenings Randolph, Beverley Randolph, George Cassety Pendleton, Hubbard T. Smith, Charles M. Pendleton and Daniel Micajah Pendleton; third cousin thrice removed of Charles Sumner Pendleton, Oscar Hampton Ballard, John Reginald Ballard and Sherman Hart Ballard; fourth cousin of John Strother Pendleton, Albert Gallatin Pendleton, Philip Coleman Pendleton, George Hunt Pendleton and Joseph Henry Pendleton; fourth cousin once removed of Peyton Randolph (1779-1828), William Barret Pendleton, Francis Key Pendleton, Charles Rittenhouse Pendleton and John Overton Pendleton.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Ballard-Gadsden-Randolph family of West Virginia; Pendleton-Lee family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chew, Jacob Ezekiel (1863-1945) — also known as Jacob E. Chew — of East Jordan, Charlevoix County, Mich. Born in Darke County, Ohio, September 25, 1863. Republican. School teacher; flour and grain business; restaurant keeper; farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Charlevoix County, 1917-20. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Grange. Died in East Jordan, Charlevoix County, Mich., June 8, 1945 (age 81 years, 256 days). Interment at Sunset Hill Cemetery, East Jordan, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Abel Woolston Chew (1843-1904) and Salome 'Sally' (Haldeman) Chew (1844-1904); married, May 31, 1891, to Lillian Runyan (1866-1943); first cousin thrice removed of Joseph Richard Chew (1800-1879); third cousin once removed of William H. Chew.
  Political family: Pendleton-Lee family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chew, James Andrew (1882-1964) — also known as James A. Chew — of Xenia, Greene County, Ohio. Born in Greene County, Ohio, July 10, 1882. Republican. Printing business; newspaper publisher; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1932. Died in Kettering, Montgomery County, Ohio, July 26, 1964 (age 82 years, 16 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Xenia, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of William Brown Chew (1854-1923) and Anna Vida (McBurney) Chew (1855-1937); married, October 26, 1904, to Jessie Ruth Baker (1881-1974).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chew, James E. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 3rd District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Chew, Joseph — of Brunswick, Frederick County, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chew, Joseph Richard (1800-1879) — also known as Joseph R. Chew — of Salem County, N.J. Born in New Jersey, April 13, 1800. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1848. Died in New Jersey, April 6, 1879 (age 78 years, 358 days). Interment at First Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Salem, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Chew (1773-1812) and Keziah (Kinsey) Chew (1773-1826); married, October 3, 1822, to Maria Sinnickson (1801-1873; niece of Thomas Sinnickson and John Sinnickson; first cousin of Clement Hall Sinnickson); grandfather of William H. Chew; first cousin thrice removed of Jacob Ezekiel Chew (1863-1945); third cousin thrice removed of Benjamin Chew.
  Political family: Pendleton-Lee family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chew, Lau Ah — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1948; Hawaii Territory Democratic Party chair, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chew, Nellie Lithgow — Socialist. Candidate for Pennsylvania state auditor general, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Chew, Robert B. — of Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J. Mayor of Haddonfield, N.J., 1944-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chew, Sam R. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Chew, William (born c.1866) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in England, about 1866. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport, 1917-20. Burial location unknown.
  Chew, William H. (1871-1962) — of Salem, Salem County, N.J. Born in Camden, Camden County, N.J., September 18, 1871. Republican. Newspaper editor; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1904 (alternate), 1928 (alternate), 1932. Died December 17, 1962 (age 91 years, 90 days). Interment at St. John's Episcopal Churchyard, Salem, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Sinnickson S. Chew (1830-1901) and Sallie (Miller) Chew; married, April 19, 1900, to Isabel Grey (1874-1966); grandson of Joseph Richard Chew; great-grandnephew of Thomas Sinnickson (1786-1873) and John Sinnickson (1789-1862); second great-grandnephew of Thomas Sinnickson (1744-1817) and John Sinnickson (1755-1816); first cousin twice removed of Clement Hall Sinnickson; second cousin once removed of Henry Sinnickson; third cousin once removed of Jacob Ezekiel Chew (1863-1945).
  Political family: Pendleton-Lee family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chew, William H. — of Shelby County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 40th District, 1920-22. Burial location unknown.


CHEWNING (Soundex C552) — See also BROWNING, CANNING, CHANNING, CHEW, CHOWNING, CHUNING, CROWNINGSHIELD, CROWNINSHIELD, DOWNING, KEENING, KOENNING, KONING, KUENING, KUNNING, LOEWNER, MINCHEW, NEWNAM, NEWNAN, NEWNHAM, NING, RZEWNICKI, SCHEWALTER, SCHEWE, SCHEWEL.

  Chewning, Jo Etta — of Florence, Florence County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1996, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Chewning, Reuben J. — of Dakota County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 7, 1868-69; member of Minnesota state senate, 1870-73 (7th District 1870-71, 20th District 1872-73). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


CHEY (Soundex C000) — See also ACHEY, BOUCHEY, BRUCHEY, CHEE, CHERY, CHEW, CHEYE, CHEYNEY, CHIA, CHIU, CHOY, COEY, DITCHEY, FRITCHEY, HACHEY, HINCHEY, KEE, KEOGH, KEOUGH, KEY, KIAH, PEACHEY, RICHEY, RITCHEY, TEACHEY.

  CHEY: See also Christopher Yau Chey Young


CHEYE (Soundex C000) — See also CHEE, CHEY, CHIA, CHIU, HEYEL, HEYEN, HEYER, KEE, KEOGH, KEOUGH, KEY, KIAH, VERHEYEN.

  CHEYE: See also Cheye Ann Butler


CHEYNEY (Soundex C500) — See also BLAYNEY, CHEENEY, CHENEY, CHEY, CHINIO, HEYN, HEYNE, HEYNEN, HEYNS, KEANEY, KEENEY, KEENY, KENEE, KENNEY, KENNY, KENYA, KINNEE, KINNEY, KINNIE, KINNY.

  Cheyney, George W. — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Republican. Postmaster at Tucson, Ariz., 1898-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Cheyney, Karl A. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 21st District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Cheyney, Mary G. — of Swarthmore, Delaware County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cheyney, Townsend K. — of Morrisville, Bucks County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Morrisville, Pa., 1889-93. Burial location unknown.


CHEZ (Soundex C200) — See also CHESS, CHEZEM, GHEZZI, HEZEKIAH, KEAS, KEAYS, KEES, KEESE, KEUSS, KEYES, KEYS, KEYSE, KIES, KIESS, NATCHEZ, SANCHEZ, ZECH.

  Chez, Joseph — of Ogden, Weber County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1928 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); Utah state attorney general, 1933-41. Burial location unknown.


CHEZEM (Soundex C250) — See also CHEZ, CHISUM, COSSUM, GHEZZI, HEZEKIAH, KASEM, KASIM, KAZEM, KISSAM, NATCHEZ, SANCHEZ.

  Chezem, Charles Woodrow — also known as Charles W. Chezem — Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1972; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


CHHABRIA (Soundex C160) — See also AKBARI, KEBER, KEBREAU, KOBER, KUBERA.

  Chhabria, Vince Girdhari (b. 1969) — of Corte Madera, Marin County, Calif. Born in San Francisco, Calif., 1969. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California, 2014-. Indian subcontinent ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article


CHIA (Soundex C000) — See also ACHI, ANCHIA, CHEE, CHEY, CHEYE, CHIABAI, CHIANG, CHIAPPA, CHIAPPE, CHIARA, CHIAZZA, CHIU, CHUA, COIA, KEE, KEOGH, KEOUGH, KEY, KIAH, MACCHIA, POCCHIA, SECCHIA.

  Chia, Al See Albert Chia, Jr.
  Chia, Albert, Jr. — also known as Al Chia, Jr. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 2002, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


CHIABAI (Soundex C100) — See also ABAIR, BADIAB, CHIA, CIABRONE, ELIAB, RELIABLE.

  Chiabai, Roger A. — of Merrillville, Lake County, Ind. Republican. Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1992, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


CHIAMULON (Soundex C545) — See also CAMALYN, FAMULARO, FAMULINER, LAMULA, MAMULA, ROMULO, SAMUL.

  Chiamulon, Janis — of Laramie, Albany County, Wyo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


CHIANELLO (Soundex C540) — See also ANELLO, BARANELLO, BURANELLO, CHIANG, CHIARELLO, CHINELLO, FANELLO, GABBIANELLI, GIANELLA, IANELLI, MANGANELLO, MARIANELA, MUSCHIANO, NELLO, TORCHIANA.

  Chianello, Marina — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


CHIANG (Soundex C520) — See also AGNICH, CHANG, CHENG, CHEUNG, CHIA, CHIANELLO, CHIANG-WATSON, CHING, CHUANG, KING, MUSCHIANO, TORCHIANA.

  Chiang, Jesse — of Washington. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Washington, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Chiang, John — of Chatsworth, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Torrance, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000, 2004, 2008 (member, Platform Committee). Still living as of 2008.


CHIANG-WATSON (Soundex C523) — See also CHIANG, WATSON.

  Chiang-Watson, Gail See Gail Watson-Chang


CHIAPETTO (Soundex C130) — See also CAPETOLA, CAPITO, CAPPETTA, CAPUTI, CAPUTO, CHIAPPA, CHIAPPE, CHIAPPELLI, CHIAPPETTA, CHIAPPONE, CHIAPPORI, DIAPER, KARAPETOFF, REPETTO.

  Chiapetto, Kimberly — of Floyd, Floyd County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


CHIAPPA (Soundex C100) — See also CHAPPA, CHIA, CHIAPETTO, CHIAPPE, CHIAPPELLI, CHIAPPETTA, CHIAPPONE, CHIAPPORI.

  Chiappa, Eugenio Alberto See Eugene Albert Chappie


CHIAPPE (Soundex C100) — See also CHAPPIE, CHEP, CHIA, CHIAPETTO, CHIAPPA, CHIAPPELLI, CHIAPPETTA, CHIAPPONE, CHIAPPORI, CHIP, CHIPP, KEEP, KEUP, KIP, KIPP.

  Chiappe, Ada Cristina — of Falls Church, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


CHIAPPELLI (Soundex C140) — See also APPELL, CAPPELLAR, CAPPELLI, CHAPPELL, CHAPPELLE, CHIAPETTO, CHIAPPA, CHIAPPE, CHIAPPETTA, CHIAPPONE, CHIAPPORI, HAPPELL, SHAPPELL.

  Chiappelli, Luann — of Force, Elk County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


CHIAPPETTA (Soundex C130) — See also CAPITO, CAPPETTA, CAPUTI, CAPUTO, CHIAPETTO, CHIAPPA, CHIAPPE, CHIAPPELLI, CHIAPPONE, CHIAPPORI, CUPPETT, DIPPETT, LIPPETT, PETTALIA, TIPPETT, TIPPETTS, TRIPPETT.

  Chiappetta, John D. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


CHIAPPONE (Soundex C150) — See also CAPPON, CAPPONI, CHIAPETTO, CHIAPPA, CHIAPPE, CHIAPPELLI, CHIAPPETTA, CHIAPPORI, FILIPPONE, PENNACCHIO, PENNACHIO, RIPPON, RIPPONS, SUPPON.

  Chiappone, Anthony — of Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly 31st District; elected 2003. Still living as of 2003.


CHIAPPORI (Soundex C160) — See also CAPPURRO, CHIAPETTO, CHIAPPA, CHIAPPE, CHIAPPELLI, CHIAPPETTA, CHIAPPONE, EMPORIA, PORIER, PORITZ, RAPPORT, SAPORITO, TEMPORITI.

  Chiappori, Armand — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHIARA (Soundex C600) — See also CHIA, CHIARAVALL, CHIARELLO, CHIERA, CHIRRA, CIARAMELLA, CIARAMITARO, COCCHIARELLA, CUCHIARA, DICHIARA, GIARATANO, HIARING, KIERRA, KIRA, KYRA, TIARA.

  CHIARA: See also Chiara Duggan


CHIARAVALL (Soundex C614) — See also AKERVALL, AVALLONE, CARAVELLO, CARVALHO, CARVEL, CARVILLE, CAVALLARO, CAVALLO, CHIARA, CHIARELLO, CIARAMELLA, CIARAMITARO, COCCHIARELLA, COREVELL, CRAVALHO, CROVELLI, CUCHIARA, DELAVALL, DELLAVALLE, DICHIARA, GIARATANO, HIARING, LAVALLE, MIRAVAL, TIARA, TRAVALINE.

  Chiaravall, A. M. — of Maine. Democrat. Liberal Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHIARELLO (Soundex C640) — See also AMORELLO, BORRELLO, BRIARE, BUCCIARELLI, CHIANELLO, CHIARA, CHIARAVALL, COCCHIARELLA, CUCHIARA, DICHIARA, FIORELLO, HIARING, MASCIARELLI, MORELLO, MORRELLO, PIRRELLO, TAMBURELLO, TOMBURELLO, TORELLO.

  CHIARELLO: See also Helen Chiarello Szabo


CHIAZZA (Soundex C200) — See also CAIAZZO, CHIA, CHIESA, DIPIAZZA, GALIAZZO, IMPAGLIAZZO, KEYSA, NIGLIAZZO, PIAZZA, RICCHIAZZI.

  Chiazza, John — of Gilbert, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


CHIC (Soundex C200) — See also BELCHIC, CHECK, CHEEK, CHICAGO, CHICAS, CHICK, CHICO, CHICON, KEACH, KECH, KECK, KEECH, KEYACK, KIECK, KIIK, KIK.

  CHIC: See also Chic Hecht


CHICAGO (Soundex C220) — See also CHIC, CHICAS.

  Chicago Powerhouse: See Daniel David Rostenkowski


CHICAS (Soundex C220) — See also AMERICAS, CHIC, CHICAGO, CHOCHOS, COCKES, COUCHOIS, CZUKAS, ICASA, KATSIAFICAS, KEKAS, KOKAS, KOUKOS, NICASIO, POLICASTRO, RICASA, SCHIPPICASSE.

  Chicas, Roland — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Colorado 1st District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


CHICHESTER (Soundex C223) — See also CHESTER, CHESTERFIELD, CHESTERMAN, CHICHILLA, DORCHESTER, HESTER, HESTERBERG, HESTERMAN, HICHBORN, LONCHESTER, MANCHESTER, MUHICH, RICHES, RICHESON, ROCHESTER, WHICHARD, WHICHER, WINCHESTER.

  CHICHESTER: See also Alvah Waterman Burlingame, Jr. — Thomson Francis Mason
  Chichester, Mrs. A. R. — of Port Lavaca, Calhoun County, Tex. Postmaster at Port Lavaca, Tex., 1887. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Chichester, John H. — Republican. Member of Virginia state senate 28th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Chichester, R. H. L. (d. 1930) — Justice of Virginia state supreme court, 1927-30; died in office 1930. Died February 3, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Chichester, W. H. — of Alabama. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1920. Burial location unknown.


CHICHILLA (Soundex C240) — See also ARCHILLA, CAHILLANE, CHICHESTER, CHOCOLA, COCCHIOLA, COKELEY, HICHBORN, HILLA, HILLARD, HILLARY, KAKALIA, KUKULA, MUHICH, WHICHARD, WHICHER.

  Chichilla, John — of Olyphant, Lackawanna County, Pa. Burgess of Olyphant, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


CHICK (Soundex C200) — See also ANDOCHICK, CATCHICK, CHECK, CHEEK, CHIC, CHICKERING, KEACH, KECH, KECK, KEECH, KEYACK, KIECK, KIIK, KIK, KOVALCHICK, LAZORCHICK, LESCHICK, RIESCHICK, RITCHICK, SAVCHICK, SCHICK, SCHICKEL, SCHICKER, SHICK.

  CHICK: See also Edwin Chick Burleigh — Sol Chick Chaikin — Chick Taylor — Silas Woodson
  Chick, Arthur J. — of Monmouth, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state senate 7th District, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Chick, D. — of Wells Branch, Wells, York County, Maine. Postmaster at Wells Branch, Maine, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Chick, Henry F. — of Rosedale (now part of Kansas City), Wyandotte County, Kan. Democrat. Postmaster at Rosedale, Kan., 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Chick, Laura N. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Chick, Lewis Perry — of Walton County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Walton County, 1929-31. Burial location unknown.
  Chick, Orlando — of Wells Branch, Wells, York County, Maine. Postmaster at Wells Branch, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Chick, William M. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Kansas City, Mo., 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  Chick, William S. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Kansas City, Mo., 1847-50. Burial location unknown.


CHICKERING (Soundex C265) — See also ANDOCHICK, BECKERING, BUCKERIDGE, CALKERINOS, CATCHICK, CHICK, COCKERILL, HICKEL, HICKEN, HICKENLOOPER, HICKERSON, HICKEY, KERIN, KERINS, KOVALCHICK, LANKERING, LAZORCHICK, LESCHICK, PICKERILL, PICKERING, RICKERICH, RIESCHICK, RITCHICK, SAVCHICK, SCHICK, SCHICKEL, SCHICKER, WHICKER.

  Chickering, Charles Addison (1843-1900) — also known as Charles A. Chickering — of Copenhagen, Lewis County, N.Y. Born in Harrisburg, Lewis County, N.Y., November 26, 1843. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Lewis County, 1879-81; U.S. Representative from New York 24th District, 1893-1900; died in office 1900. Member, Freemasons. Died from injuries received in a fall from a window of the Grand Union Hotel in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 13, 1900 (age 56 years, 79 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Copenhagen, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Chickering, Charles E. — of Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Postmaster at Pawtucket, R.I., 1861-65. Burial location unknown.
  Chickering, Henry — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Chickering, John — of Copenhagen, Lewis County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Lewis County, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Chickering, Robert L. — Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 27th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Chickering, Sherman — of San Francisco, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Chickering, Truman D. — of Lewis County, N.Y. Progressive. Candidate for New York state assembly from Lewis County, 1914. Burial location unknown.


CHICO (Soundex C200) — See also CHIC, CHICON, CHIRCO, CICO, HICOCK, HICOX, KEKOA.

  CHICO: See also Carmine J. Cann — Samuel J. Cann
  Chico, Carmen — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Chico, Gery (b. 1956) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born August 24, 1956. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996, 2004; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 2004; candidate for mayor of Chicago, Ill., 2011. Mexican, Greek, and Lithuanian ancestry. Still living as of 2011.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Chico and Jacqueline Chico; married to Jeryl Minow and Sunny Pineda.
  See also Wikipedia article


CHICON (Soundex C250) — See also CHACON, CHIC, CHICO, CONNICH, HICOCK, HICOX.

  Chicon, Martin — Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 31st District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


CHID (Soundex C300) — See also CHAD, CHED, CHIDDESTER, CHIDESTER, CHIDSEY, CHILD, KID, KIDD, KYDD, SCHIDING, TRANCHIDA.

  Chid, Charles H. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1900. Burial location unknown.


CHIDDESTER (Soundex C323) — See also ADDES, CHEDESTER, CHEDISTER, CHID, CHIDESTER, CHIDSEY, DESTE, DESTEFANO, DESTEIGNER, FIDDES, GEDDES, HARDESTER, HIDDEN, HIDDIN, SCHIDING, TRANCHIDA, WHIDDEN, WHIDDINGTON, WHIDDON.

  Chiddester, Sharon — of Fraser, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1969; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


CHIDESTER (Soundex C323) — See also CHEDESTER, CHEDISTER, CHID, CHIDDESTER, CHIDSEY, DESTE, DESTEFANO, DESTEIGNER, DOLLARHIDE, ESTER, HARDESTER, HIDEN, HOSHIDE, RAWHIDE, SCHIDING, SHIDELER, TRANCHIDA.

  CHIDESTER: See also Frank A. Baldwin
  Chidester, Gerald E. — of Preston County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Preston County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chidester, Granville M. — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Weston, W.Va., 1893-95. Burial location unknown.
  Chidester, Judy M. — of Georgia. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Chidester, Steve — of Bruceton Mills, Preston County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Preston County Republican Party, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Chidester, William K. — of Mineral County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mineral County, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


CHIDSEY (Soundex C320) — See also BIRDSEY, BIRDSEYE, CHEDSEY, CHID, CHIDDESTER, CHIDESTER, DAVIDSE, DAVIDSEN, GANDSEY, GODSEY, KEDZIE, LAURIDSEN, LINDSEY, SCHIDING, TRANCHIDA.

  CHIDSEY: See also Ernest Harvey Woodford
  Chidsey, Charles Francis (1843-1933) — also known as Charles F. Chidsey — of Easton, Northampton County, Pa. Born in Easton, Northampton County, Pa., December 25, 1843. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Easton, Pa., 1884; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1884. Died in Easton, Northampton County, Pa., January 11, 1933 (age 89 years, 17 days). Interment at Easton Cemetery, Easton, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Russell Smith Chidsey (1802-1865) and Eliza (Woodin) Chidsey (1804-1846); married to Kate Williams (1844-1891) and Carrie May Arndt (1870-1956); half-uncle of Thomas McKeen Chidsey; first cousin of Samuel Russell Chidsey; third cousin twice removed of Joseph Chidsey; fourth cousin of Ernest Harvey Woodford; fourth cousin once removed of Willis Case Chidsey (1868-1957).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chidsey, Donald Barr (1902-1981) — of Lyme, New London County, Conn. Born in Elizabeth, Union County, N.J., May 14, 1902. Democrat. Novelist; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Lyme, 1948. Died, in Lawrence Memorial Hospital, New London, New London County, Conn., March 17, 1981 (age 78 years, 307 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Marshall Chidsey and Catherine (Barr) Chidsey; married, December 29, 1921, to Sylvia Wellington Litchfield; married, March 9, 1935, to Eleanor Shirley Stewart; married 1944 to Virginia Clark (1906-1970); first cousin five times removed of Noah Phelps; second cousin twice removed of Ernest Harvey Woodford; second cousin thrice removed of Amos Pettibone; second cousin four times removed of Elisha Phelps; third cousin once removed of Arthur Burnham Woodford and Willis Case Chidsey; third cousin twice removed of Asahel Pierson Case; third cousin thrice removed of Orsamus Cook Merrill, Timothy Merrill (1781-1836), Norman A. Phelps and John Smith Phelps; fourth cousin once removed of Nelson Platt Wheeler, William Egbert Wheeler and Rowland Case Kellogg.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Books by Donald Barr Chidsey: The great conspiracy: Aaron Burr and his strange doings in the West — The wars in Barbary: Arab piracy and the birth of the United States Navy — The Louisiana Purchase: The Story of the Biggest Real Estate Deal in History — Sir Humphrey Gilbert: Elizabeth's Racketeer — July 4, 1776: The dramatic story of the first four days of July, 1776 — Mr. Hamilton and Mr. Jefferson — And Tyler Too — The gentleman from New York: A life of Roscoe Conkling — Sir Walter Raleigh That Damned Upstart — The Siege of Boston: an on-the-scene account of the beginning of the American Revolution — The Loyalists: the story of those Americans who fought against independence — The Battle of New Orleans — The Day They Sank the Lusitania — The California Gold Rush: an informal history — The War with Mexico — Victory at Yorktown — Andrew Jackson, Hero — The Spanish?American War: a behind-the-scenes account of the war in Cuba — Lewis and Clark: The Great Adventure — The French and Indian War: an informal history — The Panama Canal: an informal history of its concept, building, and present status — The American Privateers: a history — The Great Separation: the story of the Boston Tea Party and the beginning of the American Revolution — Shackleton's Voyage — Marlborough: the portrait of a conqueror — The War in the North: an informal history of the American Revolution in and near Canada — Goodbye to Gunpowder: an informal history — Valley Forge — The World of Samuel Adams — On and Off the Wagon: A Sober Analysis of the Temperance Movement from the Pilgrims through Prohibition — Elizabeth I: a great life in brief
  Fiction by Donald Barr Chidsey: Panama Passage — Fancy Man — This Bright Sword — Lord of the Isles — Singapore Passage — Captain Adam — Reluctant Cavalier — The Legion of the Lost — The Naked Sword — The Pipes are Calling — Buccaneer's Blade — Stronghold — Captain Bashful — The Wickedest Pilgrim — Captain Crossbones — Nobody Heard the Shot
  Chidsey, George Morgan (1880-1958) — also known as George M. Chidsey — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in East Haven, New Haven County, Conn., February 11, 1880. Republican. Carpenter; builder; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haven, 1919-22. Died in East Haven, New Haven County, Conn., August 25, 1958 (age 78 years, 195 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William H. Chidsey (1841-1936) and Anna (Rowe) Chidsey (1843-1882); brother of William Street Chidsey; married to Grace Walker (1881-1961); third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Chidsey (1787-1868).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Chidsey, Harriet M. — of West Cheshire, Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Postmaster at West Cheshire, Conn., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Chidsey, Joseph (1787-1868) — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Born in North Guilford, Guilford, New Haven County, Conn., July 25, 1787. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Durham, 1838-39. Died in Durham, Middlesex County, Conn., August 7, 1868 (age 81 years, 13 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Nathan Chidsey (1755-1832) and Rachel (Benton) Chidsey (1768-1820); married, March 16, 1809, to Mary 'Polly' Coe (1788-1883); third cousin once removed of Israel Coe and Henry Clinton Frisbee; third cousin twice removed of Lyman Wetmore Coe, Charles Francis Chidsey, Ernest Harvey Woodford, Ezra H. Frisby and Samuel Russell Chidsey; third cousin thrice removed of William Street Chidsey, Willis Case Chidsey (1868-1957), George Morgan Chidsey, Thomas McKeen Chidsey and Frank Maurice Frisby; fourth cousin of Erastus Clark Scranton and Sereno Hamilton Scranton; fourth cousin once removed of James Doolittle Wooster, Roger Calvin Leete and Joseph Augustine Scranton.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Chidsey, Samuel Russell (1873-1950) — also known as Samuel R. Chidsey — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in East Haven, New Haven County, Conn., August 4, 1873. Republican. Fire insurance business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haven, 1909-12. Died in East Haven, New Haven County, Conn., July 21, 1950 (age 76 years, 351 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Chidsey (1810-1886) and Maria (Ford) Chidsey (1835-1909); married, October 21, 1896, to Isabelle McDonald (1874-1965); first cousin of Charles Francis Chidsey; first cousin once removed of Thomas McKeen Chidsey; third cousin twice removed of Joseph Chidsey; fourth cousin of Ernest Harvey Woodford; fourth cousin once removed of Willis Case Chidsey (1868-1957).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Chidsey, Thomas McKeen (1884-1958) — of Easton, Northampton County, Pa. Born in Easton, Northampton County, Pa., January 26, 1884. Republican. Lawyer; Pennsylvania state attorney general, 1947-50; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948; justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1950-58; died in office 1958. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Delta Phi; Phi Kappa Psi. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., April 19, 1958 (age 74 years, 83 days). Interment at Easton Cemetery, Easton, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Dwight Chidsey (1848-1926) and Emily Stewart (McKeen) Chidsey (1855-1893); married to Ellen Lea (1890-1985); half-nephew of Charles Francis Chidsey; first cousin once removed of Samuel Russell Chidsey; third cousin thrice removed of Ira Yale and Joseph Chidsey; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Taylor Sherman, William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891), Lampson Parker Sherman, David Munson Osborne, John Sherman and Ernest Harvey Woodford.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut; Ewing family of Yonkers and New York City, New York; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Cameron family of Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chidsey, William Street (1864-1917) — also known as William S. Chidsey — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Connecticut, August, 1864. First selectman of East Haven, Connecticut, 1915. Died in East Haven, New Haven County, Conn., 1917 (age about 52 years). Interment at Old Cemetery, East Haven, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of William H. Chidsey (1841-1936) and Anna (Rowe) Chidsey (1843-1882); brother of George Morgan Chidsey (1880-1958); married to Mary Edith Gerrish (1861-1954); third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Chidsey.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chidsey, Willis Case (1868-1957) — also known as Willis C. Chidsey — of Avon, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Avon, Hartford County, Conn., March 21, 1868. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Avon, 1900; first selectman of Avon, Connecticut, 1919-20; postmaster at Avon, Conn., 1922. Died in Avon, Hartford County, Conn., August 17, 1957 (age 89 years, 149 days). Interment at Cider Brook Cemetery, Avon, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Julia Caroline (Case) Chidsey (1836-1902) and Lucien Humphrey Chidsey (1837-1894); married to Jessie Alford Daniels (1869-1943); second cousin once removed of Ernest Harvey Woodford; third cousin once removed of Donald Barr Chidsey; third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Chidsey (1787-1868); fourth cousin once removed of Charles Francis Chidsey and Samuel Russell Chidsey.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


CHIECHI (Soundex C200) — See also CHECCHIO, CHECKI, KECKI.

  Chiechi, Vito — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


CHIEF (Soundex C100) — See also CHEFF, CHIEFTAN, KEEFE, KEEFFE, KEFFE, KEIF, KIEF, KIEFF, KIFT, SCHIEFELBEIN, SCHIEFFELIN, SCHIEFFER, SCHIEFLEY, SUPERCHIEF, WITSCHIEF.

  Chief: See Frank Haucke — L. E. Thompson — Harold Roe Bennett Sturdevant Bartle — George G. Garrett
  Chief, The: See Henry Menasco Wade — William Randolph Hearst


CHIEFTAN (Soundex C135) — See also CHIEF, HIEFTJE, KAFTAN, KIEFT, NAFTALIN, NAFTALY, SCHIEFELBEIN, SCHIEFFELIN, SCHIEFFER, SCHIEFLEY, SUPERCHIEF, WITSCHIEF.

  Chieftan, The Oneida: See Roscoe Conkling


CHIEN (Soundex C500) — See also BENTHIEN, CHEN, CHIN, CHINN, FAHIEN, HIENTZ, KEAN, KEANE, KEEHN, KEEN, KEENE, KEIN, KENN, KEON, KEOWN, KIEHN, KIEN, KIENE, KIHN, KINE, KINNE, KYNE, SHIEN, SHIENTAG, THIENEMAN, WEINSHIENK.

  Chien, Paul P. — of Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 14th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.


CHIERA (Soundex C600) — See also ARCHIE, ASCHIERIS, BUCCHIERE, CHIARA, CHIERICI, CHIERICO, CHIERICONI, CHIERT, CHIMERA, CHIRRA, KIERRA, KIRA, KYRA, RAICHE, SCHIERBERL, SCHIEREN, SCHIERMEYER.

  Chiera, Donna M. — of New Jersey. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


CHIERICI (Soundex C620) — See also ASCHIERIS, BUCCHIERE, CARACCI, CARRICO, CARROCCIO, CHIERA, CHIERICO, CHIERICONI, CHIERT, CHORIKI, DIERICKX, FEDERICI, HIERING, KARYCKI, KYRIACOU, SCHIERBERL, SCHIEREN, SCHIERMEYER, THIERIOT.

  Chierici, Lynn — of Quakertown, Bucks County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


CHIERICO (Soundex C620) — See also ALMERICO, AMERICO, ASCHIERIS, BUCCHIERE, CARACCI, CARRICO, CARROCCIO, CHIERA, CHIERICI, CHIERICONI, CHIERT, CHORIKI, DELMERICO, DICLERICO, DIERICKX, FEDERICO, FREDERICO, HIERING, KARYCKI, KYRIACOU, PERICONI, RICO, SCHIERBERL, SCHIEREN, SCHIERMEYER, THIERIOT.

  Chierico, Massimo — of Bergen County, N.J. Tax Revolt Independent candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 36th District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.


CHIERICONI (Soundex C625) — See also ALMERICO, AMERICO, ASCHIERIS, BUCCHIERE, CARKIN, CASTRICONE, CHIERA, CHIERICI, CHIERICO, CHIERT, CHIRKUN, CORKIN, COURKEN, CURKIN, DELMERICO, DICLERICO, DIERICKX, FEDERICO, FREDERICO, HIERING, KIRCHEN, KIRCHHAINE, KRAKAN, KRUCZYNNA, PERICONI, PERRICONE, SCHIERBERL, SCHIEREN, SCHIERMEYER, THIERIOT.

  Chiericoni, Luigi — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.


CHIERT (Soundex C630) — See also ASCHIERIS, BIERTUEMPFEL, BUCCHIERE, CHIERA, CHIERICI, CHIERICO, CHIERICONI, HIERTH, KERTH, KIRT, SCHIERBERL, SCHIEREN, SCHIERMEYER, TRICHE, VIERTH, VIERTHALER, VIVIERTO.

  Chiert, Harry — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHIESA (Soundex C200) — See also CHIAZZA, CHIESMAN, KEYSA, SECCHIA.

  Chiesa, Amelio Della — of Quincy, Norfolk County, Mass. Mayor of Quincy, Mass., 1954-55. Still living as of 1955.
  Chiesa, Jeff See Jeffrey Scott Chiesa
  Chiesa, Jeffrey Scott (b. 1965) — also known as Jeffrey Chiesa; Jeff Chiesa — of Branchburg, Somerset County, N.J. Born in Somerville, Somerset County, N.J., June 22, 1965. Republican. Lawyer; New Jersey state attorney general, 2012-13; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 2013. Catholic. Still living as of 2013.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Chiesa, Luis Q. — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


CHIESMAN (Soundex C255) — See also BLIESMER, CHEESMAN, CHESSMAN, CHIESA, CHISMAN, ESMAN, FORESMAN, GATESMAN, GLESMANN, GUESMAN, HERNESMAN, LANDESMAN, PRIESMEYER, REESMAN, RIESMAN, SCHIEMAN, SCHIEMANN, SCHNEESMAN, STATESMAN, STUTESMAN, WIESMAN.

  Chiesman, W. J. — of Minnesela, Butte County, S.Dak.; Belle Fourche, Butte County, S.Dak. Stockman; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 47th District, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.


CHIEVER (Soundex C160) — See also BIEVER, CHEEVER, CHEVERE, CHIEVNEY, KEEVER, KEVER, MCKIEVER, SCHIEVE, SCHRIEVER, SIEVERMAN, SIEVERS, SIEVERT.

  CHIEVER: See also Chiever C. Caves


CHIEVNEY (Soundex C150) — See also CHIEVER, DEVNEW, EVNEN, JEVNE, KEAVNEY, LOEVNER, MCGIVNEY, SCHIEVE.

  CHIEVNEY: See also Walter Edward Lawrence


CHILCOTE (Soundex C423) — See also BACOTE, CALCOTE, CHILCOTT, CHILLCOTT, COTE, COTES, COTESWORTH, DECOTEAU, HATHCOTE, HEATHCOTE, SCOTES, SILCOTT, WESTCOTE.

  CHILCOTE: See also William Reuben Rosensteel
  Chilcote, Charles B. — of Mt. Gilead, Morrow County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Chilcote, Richard C. — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


CHILCOTT (Soundex C423) — See also CHILCOTE, CHILLCOTT, COTT, SILCOTT.

  Chilcott, E. C. — of La Grace, Campbell County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 37th District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Chilcott, Edward J. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 4th District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Chilcott, George Miles (1828-1891) — also known as George M. Chilcott — of Jefferson County, Iowa; Nebraska; Denver, Colo. Born near Cassville, Huntingdon County, Pa., January 2, 1828. Republican. Lawyer; Jefferson County Sheriff, 1853; member of Nebraska territorial House of Representatives, 1856; member Colorado territorial council, 1861-62; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Colorado Territory, 1867-69; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado Territory, 1868 (member, Resolutions Committee); member of Colorado territorial House of Representatives, 1872-74; member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1878; U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1882-83. Died in St. Louis, Mo., March 6, 1891 (age 63 years, 63 days). Interment at Masonic Cemetery, Pueblo, Colo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Chilcott, Richard (c.1853-1917) — of Port Blakely, Bainbridge Island, Kitsap County, Wash.; Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in England, about 1853. Naturalized U.S. citizen; sea captain; shipbroker; stevedoring business; Consul for Central America in Seattle, Wash., 1898; Consul for Honduras in Seattle, Wash., 1899-1901; Consul for Nicaragua in Seattle, Wash., 1899-1901. English ancestry. Died in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., August 31, 1917 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, March 23, 1909, to Jessie Kundesson.


CHILD (Soundex C430) — See also CHID, CHILDERS, CHILDES, CHILDRE, CHILDRESS, CHILDS, FAIRCHILD, GOODCHILD, HANSCHILD, HAUSCHILD, HILD.

  CHILD: See also Peter Child Bacon — Anna Child Bird — Benjamin Bourne — Ezra Child Carleton — Jonas Fay — John Milton Fessenden — William Henry Hastie — John Purroy Mitchel
  Child, Anna J. See Anna Child Bird
  Child, Asa — U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, 1829-34. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Calvin Goddard (1834-1880) — also known as Calvin G. Child — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., April 6, 1834. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, 1870-80; died in office 1880. Died in Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn., September 28, 1880 (age 46 years, 175 days). Interment at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Fairfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Asa Child (1798-1858) and Alice Hart (Goddard) Child; married, September 17, 1858, to Katherine Godfrey (1837-1883); grandson of Calvin Goddard (1768-1842).
  Child, Charles H. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Clarence H. — of Woodstock, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodstock; elected 1918, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Dana — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Democrat. Postmaster at Spokane, Wash., 1913-22. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Elisha Adrian — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1881-84 (District 36 1881-82, District 35 1883-84); member of Minnesota state senate 35th District, 1887-90. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Child, Fay George (born c.1909) — of Maynard, Chippewa County, Minn. Born about 1909. Newspaper publisher; executive secretary to U.S. Rep. Harold C. Hagen, 1942-47; member of Minnesota state senate, 1951-65 (24th District 1951-62, 22nd District 1963-65). Member, Jaycees. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Child, Franz H. — of Montgomery County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Montgomery County, 1935, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Child, H. A. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 36, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Child, Jacob T. — of Missouri. U.S. Minister to Siam, 1886-91; U.S. Consul General in Bangkok, 1886-91; U.S. Consul in Hankow, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Child, Jacob T., Jr. — U.S. Consular Marshal in Hankow, as of 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Child, James — of East Troy, Walworth County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Walworth County, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Child, James Dwight (b. 1875) — also known as James D. Child — Born in Bath, Grafton County, N.H., May 12, 1875. Hotel steward; restauranteur; building supplies business; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Bordeaux, 1919-29; Strasbourg, 1929-32. Burial location unknown.
  Child, James E. — of Waseca, Waseca County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1861, 1874, 1883-84 (District 16 1861, District 13 1874, District 6 1883-84); member of Minnesota state senate 13th District, 1872; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1886; Prohibition candidate for Minnesota state attorney general, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Child, John A. (b. 1829) — of Weybridge, Addison County, Vt. Born in Panton, Addison County, Vt., June 20, 1829. Republican. Farmer; director, Vermont Mutual Fire Insurance Company, 1884-85; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Weybridge, 1888. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Jonathan — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1815-17. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Jonathan — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Mayor of Rochester, N.Y., 1834-35; resigned 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Luther M. — of Thompson, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Thompson; elected 1904, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Ramon M. — Republican. Utah Republican state chair, 1964; U.S. Attorney for Utah, 1975-77. Still living as of 1977.
Richard Washburn Child Child, Richard Washburn (1881-1935) — Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., August 5, 1881. Lawyer; author; U.S. Ambassador to Italy, 1921-24. Died January 31, 1935 (age 53 years, 179 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Horace Walter Child and Susan Sawyer (Messinger) Child; married 1916 to Maude Parker.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Child, Salmon — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1807-09. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Sampson Reed — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 40, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
Sherman W. Child Child, Sherman Walker (b. 1887) — also known as Sherman W. Child — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., 1887. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 30, 1917-18, 1921-22; member of Minnesota state senate 30th District, 1923-34. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
  Child, Simeon P. — of Faribault County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 6, 1872-73, 1877; member of Minnesota state senate 6th District, 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Child, Spencer — of Woodstock, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodstock, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Child, Thomas, Jr. (1818-1869) — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Port Richmond, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Bakersfield, Franklin County, Vt., March 22, 1818. Democrat. Delegate to Vermont state constitutional convention, 1838; lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1855-57; member of New York state assembly from Richmond County, 1866. Died in Port Richmond, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., March 9, 1869 (age 50 years, 352 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Child, Thomas — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Republican. Postmaster at Spokane, Wash., 1922-30. Burial location unknown.
  Child, William — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Democrat. Contractor; candidate in primary for mayor of Tallahassee, Fla., 1918. Burial location unknown.


CHILDERS (Soundex C436) — See also CHILD, CHILDES, CHILDRESS, GILDERSLEEVE, HILDERBRAN, HILDERBRAND, WILDERSPIN.

  CHILDERS: See also Robert Virgil Fletcher — Robert Virgil Fletcher — Joseph Weldon Hale — William Ray Lackey, Sr. — Ruth Childers Turner
  Childers, (need first name) — of Pineville, Wyoming County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Wyoming County Democratic Party, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Childers, Barry — of New Jersey. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Childers, Bill See William R. Childers
  Childers, Don C. — Democrat. Member of Florida state senate 28th District; elected 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Childers, Donald — of Oklahoma. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Childers, Eugene W. — of Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Childers, George W. — of Cabell County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Childers, Houston See J. Houston Childers
  Childers, J. Houston — Member of Missouri state senate 15th District, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Childers, J. W. L. — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Mayor of Mobile, Ala., 1848. Burial location unknown.
  Childers, M. A. — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Childers, Mike — of Tennessee. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 5th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Childers, Robert Lee (b. 1918) — also known as Robert L. Childers — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Cabell County, W.Va., August 9, 1918. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1972, 1976; member of West Virginia state house of delegates, 1975-76, 1983-84, 1987-88 (11th District 1975-76, 13th District 1983-84, 1987-88); Adjutant General of West Virginia, 1977-82. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Elks; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans; Rotary. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert L. Childers and Effie (Adkins) Childers; married, May 2, 1958, to Billie Faye Nestor.
  Childers, Samuel A. — of Cabell County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1864. Interment at Mud River Baptist Church Graveyard, Milton, W.Va.
  Childers, Travis Wayne (b. 1958) — also known as Travis W. Childers — of Booneville, Prentiss County, Miss. Born in Booneville, Prentiss County, Miss., March 29, 1958. Democrat. Real estate agent; Prentiss County Chancery Clerk, 1991-2008; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 1st District, 2008-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 2008. Baptist. French, English, Spanish, Italian, Swiss, Chickasaw Indian, and Choctaw Indian ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of John Wayne Childers and Betty Sue (Stokes) Childers.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Childers, W. D. (born c.1934) — Born about 1934. Member of Florida state senate, 1980; Escambia County Commissioner. Convicted in 2002 of violating the Florida Sunshine Law by discussing public business in private with other other county commissioners; served 38 days in prison; convicted in 2003 of bribery; sentenced to 3.5 years in prison; free pending appeal. Still living as of 2006.
  Childers, W. S. — of Jasper, Walker County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Childers, William B. (b. 1854) — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Born in 1854. Democrat. Mayor of Albuquerque, N.M., 1887-88; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico Territory, 1888 (member, Resolutions Committee); delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from New Mexico Territory, 1896; U.S. Attorney for New Mexico, 1896-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Childers, William H. — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childers, William R. — also known as Bill Childers — of Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1970, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Childers, Wilson — of Thayer, Oregon County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Oregon County; elected 1964. Still living as of 1964.


CHILDES (Soundex C432) — See also CHILD, CHILDERS, CHILDS, CHILES, CLAUDIUS, GOLDESBERRY, SHIELDES, VALDES, WILDES.

  Childes, R. A. — of Mt. Sterling, Montgomery County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1932. Burial location unknown.


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