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CHILDRE (Soundex C436) — See also CALDER, CHILD, CHILDRESS, CLADER, CLAUDER, DILCHER, ELDRICH, GILDRED, HILDRED, HILDRETH, HILDRUP, KALDOR, KILDARE, MILDREN, REDLICH, WILDRED.

  Childre, D. A. — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 122nd District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


CHILDRESS (Soundex C436) — See also ALBIDRESS, ANDRESS, CHILD, CHILDERS, CHILDRE, DRESS, DRESSANDER, DRESSEL, DRESSER, DRESSIER, DRESSING, DRESSLER, ENDRESS, GILDRED, HARDRESS, HILDRED, HILDRETH, HILDRUP, LANDRESS, MILDREN, SOLDRESSEN, WILDRED, WOODRESS.

  CHILDRESS: See also William J. Artrip — Horace Grant Beedle — Tennyson J. Bias — John Calvin Brown — Maxine Childress Brown
  Childress, Floyd — of Roswell, Chaves County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childress, Frank See Lewis Franklin Childress
  Childress, George Campbell (1804-1841) — also known as George C. Childress — of Texas. Born January 8, 1804. Delegate to Texas Republic Republic constitutional convention from District of Milam, 1836; signer, Texas Declaration of Independence, 1836. Killed himself, in Galveston, Galveston County, Tex., October 6, 1841 (age 37 years, 271 days). Interment at Trinity Episcopal Cemetery, Galveston, Tex.; statue at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Park, Washington, Tex.
  Childress County, Tex. is named for him.
  Childress, George L. — of Missouri. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Childress, J. M. — of Rutledge, Scotland County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 12th District, 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childress, J. W., Jr. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1880 (Convention Vice-President). Burial location unknown.
  Childress, Joel (1777-1819) — of Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tenn. Born March 22, 1777. Planter; merchant; postmaster at Murfreesboro, Tenn., 1813-17. Died in Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tenn., August 18, 1819 (age 42 years, 149 days). Interment at Canonsburgh Village Cemetery, Murfreesboro, Tenn.
  Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Whitsitt (1780-1863); father of Sarah Childress (1803-1891; who married James Knox Polk (1795-1849)).
  Political families: Ashe-Polk family of North Carolina; Polk family; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Childress, Lewis E. — of Seymour, Webster County, Mo.; Marshfield, Webster County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Webster County, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childress, Lewis Franklin (1875-1944) — also known as Frank Childress — of Galena, Cherokee County, Kan.; Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Born in Galena, Cherokee County, Kan., November 1, 1875. Republican. Operator of lead and zinc mines; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1932. Died in Joplin, Jasper County, Mo., August 1, 1944 (age 68 years, 274 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Webb City, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William M. Childress (1847-1915) and Melvina (Wilson) Childress (1848-1926); married, August 26, 1896, to Minnie Suzanne Hickox (1877-1964).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Childress, Mrs. Lyon — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1924, 1928; member of Democratic National Committee from Tennessee, 1939. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Childress, Robert Lucas (1809-1885) — also known as Robert L. Childress — of Marshfield, Webster County, Mo.; Hazlewood, Webster County, Mo. Born in Knox County, Tenn., August 7, 1809. Republican. Farmer; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 19th District, 1865; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1867-68; postmaster. Member, Freemasons. Died in Webster County, Mo., January 30, 1885 (age 75 years, 176 days). Interment at Childress Cemetery, Diggins, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Polly (Lucas) Childress (1780-1811) and Robert Lindsay Childress (1785-1869); married to Hannah Lacey (1812-1862).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Childress, Thomas B. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee, 1853-61. Burial location unknown.
  Childress, W. E. — of Fort Scott, Bourbon County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childress, William H. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 32nd District, 1960-61. Still living as of 1961.


CHILDS (Soundex C432) — See also BILDSOE, CHILD, CHILDES, CLAUDIUS, SHEILDS, TORKILDSEN, WILDS, WILDSTEIN, ZAZACHILDS.

  CHILDS: See also William Augustus Bootle — John Wilbur Dwight — Charles Endicott — Sidney Thompson Fairchild — Charles Stebbins Fairchild — Kittredge Haskins — William Howe — Horace Green Hutchins — George de Benneville Keim — John David Merwin — Samuel Callaway Reat — Andrew Jackson Young, Jr.
  Childs, A. P. — of Bennington, Bennington County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Vermont, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, A. S. — of Coronado, San Diego County, Calif. City president of Coronado, California, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Aaron (1806-1882) — of Augusta Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in New Hampshire, December 1, 1806. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1871-72. Methodist. Died March 26, 1882 (age 75 years, 115 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Josiah Childs and Abigail (Ward) Childs; married, April 9, 1832, to Hannah F. Bemis (born 1814).
  Childs, Albert L. — of Seneca County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Seneca County, 1877. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Archie William — U.S. Vice Consul in Sao Paulo, as of 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Arthur L. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Beatrice — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Bonita F. — of Temple, Bell County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Childs, C. A. — of New England, Hettinger County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, C. Frederic (b. 1875) — of Lake Forest, Lake County, Ill. Born in Brattleboro, Windham County, Vt., November 22, 1875. Mayor of Lake Forest, Ill., 1910-11. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Casper C. — of Sing Sing (now Ossining), Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Charles D. (b. 1830) — of Wallingford, Rutland County, Vt. Born in Wallingford, Rutland County, Vt., June 29, 1830. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1872; member of Vermont state senate from Rutland County, 1882. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Charles P. — of Newton, Sussex County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey Republican State Committee, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Childs, David B. — of Hickman Mills, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Dawn M. — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 2nd District, 2006. Female. Still living as of 2006.
  Childs, E. W. — of Mammoth, Pinal County, Ariz. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona Territory, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Edith — of Greenwood, Greenwood County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Childs, Edwin O. (b. 1876) — of Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., August 10, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Newton, Mass., 1914-29, 1936-39; defeated, 1939. Congregationalist. Member, Royal Arcanum; Freemasons; Elks; Odd Fellows; Rotary. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edwin O. Childs and Caroline A. (Chaffin) Childs; married, January 11, 1908, to Mildred E. Roy.
  Childs, Emma F. — Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large, 1933. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Francis — of New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1789-90. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Frank Hall — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois at-large, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Frederic See C. Frederic Childs
  Childs, Frederick W. — of Brattleboro, Windham County, Vt. Democrat. Postmaster at Brattleboro, Vt., 1886-98. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, George B. — of Sullivan County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Sullivan County, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, George Theodore (b. 1842) — also known as George T. Childs — of St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 7, 1842. Republican. Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1884; member of Republican National Committee from Vermont, 1896; postmaster at St. Albans, Vt., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, H. W. See Henry Warren Childs
  Childs, Harris R. — U.S. Vice Consul in Zanzibar, as of 1902-05. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Heman W. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Whig. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1838-39. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Henry A. (b. 1836) — of Medina, Orleans County, N.Y. Born in Carlton, Orleans County, N.Y., July 17, 1836. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1882-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Levi L. Childs and Ann M. Childs; married, November 16, 1859, to Julia B. Freeman.
  Childs, Henry C. — of Illinois. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention Will, DuPage, Kankakee and Iroquois counties, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Henry H. — of Massachusetts. Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1843-44. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Henry Warren — also known as H. W. Childs — of Wadena, Wadena County, Minn.; Ramsey County, Minn. Republican. Minnesota state attorney general, 1893-99. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, J. Rives See James Rives Childs
  Childs, J. Robert — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, J. Webster See James Webster Childs
  Childs, Jack W. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 5th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Childs, James J. — of Upson County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Upson County, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, James Rives (1893-1987) — also known as J. Rives Childs — of Lynchburg, Va. Born in Lynchburg, Va., February 6, 1893. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; newspaper correspondent; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Consul in Jerusalem, 1923-25; Bucharest, 1925-30; Cairo, as of 1931; Tangier, as of 1943; U.S. Minister to Saudi Arabia, 1946-49; Yemen, 1946; U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, 1949-50; Ethiopia, 1951. Died in Richmond, Va., July 15, 1987 (age 94 years, 159 days). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Lynchburg, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Lucy Howard (Brown) Childs (1854-1947) and John William Childs.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Childs, James Webster (1826-1882) — also known as J. Webster Childs — of Augusta Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in New Hampshire, June 16, 1826. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Washtenaw County 3rd District, 1859-62; member of Michigan state senate, 1865-68, 1873-74, 1879-80 (8th District 1865-66, 6th District 1867-68, 4th District 1873-74, 1879-80); member of Michigan state board of agriculture, 1869-82; died in office 1882. Congregationalist. Member, Grange. Died November 8, 1882 (age 56 years, 145 days). Interment at Childs Cemetery, Augusta Township, Washtenaw County, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Josiah Childs and Abigail Childs; married, August 30, 1848, to Lucy A. Hubbard (born 1825).
  Childs, John A. — of Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Postmaster at Evanston, Ill., 1885-86, 1889-94, 1897-1914. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, John Lewis — also known as John L. Childs — of Floral Park, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1890, 1892; member of New York state senate 1st District, 1894-95. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, John Thomas — of Taylor County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Taylor County, 1931-34. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Joseph — of Portsmouth, Newport County, R.I. Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island, 1838-39. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Josie Brown — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Childs, Judson — of Cairo, Alexander County, Ill. Mayor of Cairo, Ill., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Childs, Julianna Michelle (b. 1966) — Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., 1966. U.S. District Judge for South Carolina, 2010-. Female. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Childs, Justus — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, L. H. — of Fort Madison, Lee County, Iowa. Mayor of Fort Madison, Iowa; elected 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, L. M. — of Harrison, Sioux County, Neb. Republican. Chair of Sioux County Republican Party, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Leland — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Childs, Lucy — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Childs, Maud E. — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Noah A. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1858-59, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Perry G. — of New York. Member of New York state senate Western District, 1818-22. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Prescott (b. 1898) — Born in Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass., December 2, 1898. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Canton, 1924-27; Lisbon, 1927-29; Funchal, 1928; SAINT Michaels, 1928-29; Montevideo, 1929; Riviere du Loup, 1929-30; U.S. Consul in Nice, as of 1932; Monaco, as of 1932; Rio de Janeiro, as of 1943. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Rives See James Rives Childs
  Childs, Robert See J. Robert Childs
  Childs, Robert Andrew (1845-1915) — also known as Robert A. Childs — of Hinsdale, DuPage County, Ill. Born in Malone, Franklin County, N.Y., March 22, 1845. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; school principal; lawyer; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1884; U.S. Representative from Illinois 8th District, 1893-95. Died in Hinsdale, DuPage County, Ill., December 19, 1915 (age 70 years, 272 days). Interment at Bronswood Cemetery, Oak Brook, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. George Childs (died 1870) and Calista (Cochran) Childs (died 1854); married 1873 to Mary E. Coffeen.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Childs, Robert E. (1915-1991) — of Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1915. Republican. Candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1957; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 16th District, 1961. Died in 1991 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Samuel A. (b. 1830) — of Cortland County, N.Y. Born in Owego, Tioga County, N.Y., January 25, 1830. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Cortland County, 1880. English ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Childs (born 1798) and Mary (Hemstraught) Childs; brother of Elias Waldo Childs (brother-in-law of Joseph Roswell Hawley (1826-1905)); married, April 9, 1853, to Lucelia O. Whiting (died 1879); married, March 25, 1893, to Elizabeth Niver.
  Childs, Samuel S. — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Somerset County, 1903-05. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Seth L. — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state senate 18th District, 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Stephen — of Marion, Perry County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1888, 1892 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Stephen S. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 15th District, 1859. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Timothy (1785-1847) — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass., 1785. Lawyer; Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney, 1821-31; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County, 1828, 1833; U.S. Representative from New York, 1829-31, 1835-39, 1841-43 (27th District 1829-31, 28th District 1835-39, 1841-43). Died in Santa Cruz, Santa Fe County, N.M., November 8, 1847 (age about 62 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Childs, Timothy C. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Truman D. — of Chatham, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Chatham, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Valarie Ann — of Detroit west side, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Childs, Webster See James Webster Childs
  Childs, Wesley R. — of El Dorado, Butler County, Kan. Republican. Acting postmaster at El Dorado, Kan., 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Wesley Richard (b. 1869) — also known as Wesley R. Childs — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan. Born in Allen County, Kan., June 26, 1869. Republican. Coal mining business; postmaster at Kansas City, Kan., 1907-13; insurance agent. Presbyterian. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Lucas S. Childs and Sophia (Keyes) Childs; married, January 2, 1892, to Ella McClung.
  Childs, William — of California. Member of California state assembly 19th District, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, William Hamlin — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Progressive candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914; Presidential Elector for New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Childs, Winston — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


CHILEON (Soundex C450) — See also CAMILEO, CHILES, CHILLION, CHINELLO, DILEO, DILEONARDO, KEELEN, KELLIAN, KILEEN, KILIAN, KILLEAN, KILLEEN, KILLEN, KILLIAN, KILLION, LEON, NICHOLE, PACILEO, SCHILE.

  CHILEON: See also Chileon F. De Camp


CHILES (Soundex C420) — See also CHELIUS, CHELLIS, CHILDES, CHILEON, HILES, ILES, KELLIS, KILES, KYLES, SCHILE, SCHLEI, SHILES.

  CHILES: See also Chiles Crittendon Coleman — James Sproull Cothran — John Chiles Houk — Thomas Chiles Perrin
  Chiles, Eddie See Harrell Edmonds Chiles
  Chiles, Fendol — of Dallas County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Chiles, Harrell Edmonds (1910-1993) — also known as Eddie Chiles — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Born May 11, 1910. Republican. Owner, Texas Rangers professional baseball team; known for his late 1970s radio commercials which featured the line "I'm Eddie Chiles, and I'm mad!"; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Died in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex., August 22, 1993 (age 83 years, 103 days). Burial location unknown.
  Chiles, Mrs. Henry C. — of Lexington, Lafayette County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chiles, James (1802-1883) — of Missouri. Born in Clark County, Ky., August 14, 1802. Member of Missouri state senate, 1850. Died in Grayson (unknown county), Tex., March 23, 1883 (age 80 years, 221 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Independence, Mo.
  Relatives: Granduncle of Harry S. Truman (1884-1972).
  Chiles, John H. — of Sullivan, Franklin County, Mo. Mayor of Sullivan, Mo., 1899-1901, 1903-07, 1909-13. Burial location unknown.
  Chiles, John R. — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Democrat. Postmaster at Jackson, Miss., 1836-38, 1839-40. Burial location unknown.
  Chiles, Lawton Mainor, Jr. (1930-1998) — also known as Lawton Chiles; "Walkin' Lawton" — of Lakeland, Polk County, Fla. Born in Lakeland, Polk County, Fla., April 3, 1930. Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives, 1959-67; member of Florida state senate, 1967-71; U.S. Senator from Florida, 1971-89; Governor of Florida, 1991-98; died in office 1998; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996 (delegation chair). Presbyterian. Member, Alpha Tau Omega. Died, of a heart condition, in the Governor's Mansion, Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla., December 12, 1998 (age 68 years, 253 days). Original interment and cenotaph at Roselawn Cemetery, Tallahassee, Fla.; reinterment at a private or family graveyard, Leon County, Fla.
  Relatives: Uncle of Kay Hagan (1953-).
  Lawton Chiles Middle School, in Miami, Florida, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Chiles, Walter — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state senate, 1862. Burial location unknown.


CHILGREN (Soundex C426) — See also BILGRIEN, HILGROVE, KALLGREN, MILGRAM, MILGRAN, PILGRIM.

  Chilgren, Ed See Edwin J. Chilgren
  Chilgren, Edwin J. (1897-1972) — also known as Ed Chilgren; "Big Ed" — of Littlefork, Koochiching County, Minn. Born in Jamtland, Sweden, July 4, 1897. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1927-64 (District 62 1927-62, District 64 1963-64); alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1952. Swedish ancestry. Died in 1972 (age about 74 years). Interment at Oakley Cemetery, Littlefork, Minn.
  Relatives: Son of John Frederick Chilgren (1872-1950) and Brita Kristina (Sjolund) Chilgren (1876-1918); married 1920 to Fronice Lorene Williams (1902-1969).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record


CHILI (Soundex C400) — See also CHALI, CHELI, CHELLIE, KEALEY, KEALY, KEELEY, KEELLY, KEELY, KEILEY, KEILY, KELLEY, KELLI, KELLIE, KELLY, KIELY, KILEY, KILLEA, KILLEY, KILLY, SCHILIRO.

  CHILI: See also W. B. Chili Brazda


CHILLCOTT (Soundex C423) — See also ALLCOCK, ALLCORN, ALLCOTT, CHILCOTE, CHILCOTT, GILLCREASE, HILLCHENBACH, HILLCOAT, SILLCOX, WILLCOCKS, WILLCOX, WILLCUTTS.

  Chillcott, Nellie — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHILLINGWORTH (Soundex C452) — See also CHILLION, CLAHCHISCHILLIAGE, COLLINGWOOD, COLLINGWORTH, DAGWORTHY, ELLINGWOOD, HILLINGER, HILLINGS, HOLLINGWORTH, LANGWORTHY, LONGWORTH, RINGWORM, SCHILLING, SCHILLINGER, SHILLING, SHILLINGFORD, SIGWORTH, VONSCHILLING, WEDGWORTH, YOUNGWORTH.

  Chillingworth, Charles F. — of Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Postmaster at Honolulu, Hawaii, 1931-35 (acting, 1931). Burial location unknown.


CHILLION (Soundex C450) — See also CHILEON, CHILLINGWORTH, CLAHCHISCHILLIAGE, KEELEN, KELLIAN, KILEEN, KILIAN, KILLEAN, KILLEEN, KILLEN, KILLIAN, KILLION, LION, SCHILLING, SCHILLINGER, VONSCHILLING.

  CHILLION: See also Chillion Letts Miller


CHILLURA (Soundex C460) — See also ALLURA, CALERO, CALERY, CALIRI, CALLERO, CALLERY, CHILLUS, FELLURE, LURA, PELURA, SCHLURAFF, SYLURA.

  Chillura, Joe — of Florida. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 11th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


CHILLUS (Soundex C420) — See also CAMILLUS, CHILLURA, FILLUS, ILLUSTRIOUS, MILLUS.

  CHILLUS: See also Chillus Doty


CHILSEN (Soundex C425) — See also CHILSON, CHISNELL, COALSON, COLSON, COULSON, GILSENAN, HILSENDEGEN, ILSE, KALSON, KELSON, KHOWLSON, NEILSEN, NICHELS, NILSEN, SCHELIN, SCHILSON, SCHLEIN, TILSEN, TILSETH, WILSEY.

  Chilsen, Walter B. — of Merrill, Lincoln County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Chilsen, Walter John — also known as Walter J. Chilsen — of Wisconsin. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 7th District, 1969; member of Wisconsin state senate 29th District; elected 1970, 1978. Still living as of 1978.


CHILSON (Soundex C425) — See also CHILSEN, COALSON, COLSON, COULSON, HILSON, KALSON, KELSON, KHOWLSON, NICHOLLS, NICHOLS, PHILSON, SCHILSON, SHILSON.

  Chilson, Bert D. — of Hilo, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii County, Hawaii. Republican. Postmaster at Hilo, Hawaii, 1928-34. Burial location unknown.
  Chilson, Olin Hatfield (1903-1991) — Born in Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colo., November 22, 1903. U.S. District Judge for Colorado, 1960-73; took senior status 1973. Died September 28, 1991 (age 87 years, 310 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Chilson, Robert W. — of Lompoc, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Mayor of Lompoc, Calif., 1950-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chilson, Ted — of Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


CHILTON (Soundex C435) — See also CALLTON, CALTON, COLTON, COULTON, CUELTON, CULTON, HILTON, HILTOPN, KELTON, KILTON, KUHLTHAN, OCHILTREE, SCHILT, SCHILTZ.

  CHILTON: See also Chilton Allan — J. Haden Alldredge — Chilton Atkinson — Chilton Clyde Baker — John Chilton Burch — Thomas Joseph Downing — Chilton J. Estes — John S. Justin, Jr. — Chilton O'Brien — Martha G. Wehrle — Chilton Allen White — Isabella Chilton Wilson
  Chilton, Arthur Bounds (1890-1934) — also known as Arthur B. Chilton; "A.B.C." — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Born July 14, 1890. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama, 1931-34. Died, from polycystic kidney disease, in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., April 21, 1934 (age 43 years, 281 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Claudius Lysias Chilton (1856-1914) and Mabel Cecelia (Pierce) Chilton (1862-1911); married to Frances Louise Wheeler (1897-1988); grandson of William Parish Chilton; grandnephew of Thomas Chilton and John Tyler Morgan; first cousin four times removed of John Smith (1750-1836); second cousin of Horace George Chilton; second cousin twice removed of Joshua Chilton; third cousin once removed of Commodore Perry Chilton and Shadrach Chilton.
  Political family: Chilton family of Missouri.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chilton, Charles — of Boonville, Cooper County, Mo. Democrat. Postmaster at Boonville, Mo., 1845-47. Burial location unknown.
  Chilton, Commodore Perry (1844-1906) — also known as Perry Chilton — of Shannon County, Mo. Born December 6, 1844. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Shannon County, 1887-88, 1893-94. Died August 17, 1906 (age 61 years, 254 days). Interment at Chilton Cemetery, Eminence, Mo.
  Presumably named for: Oliver Hazard Perry
  Relatives: Son of Joshua Chilton and Elizabeth (Chilton) Chilton (1822-1899); married to Cynthia Emmaline Freeman (1850-1889); double first cousin of Shadrach Chilton; first cousin thrice removed of John Smith (1750-1836); second cousin once removed of Thomas Chilton and William Parish Chilton; third cousin once removed of Horace George Chilton and Arthur Bounds Chilton.
  Political family: Chilton family of Missouri.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chilton, Cora — of Saginaw County, Mich. Dry candidate for delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Saginaw County 2nd District, 1933. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chilton, Edwin Y. — Member of Minnesota state senate 46th District, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Chilton, Forrest Spencer (1872-1946) — also known as Forrest S. Chilton — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Pequannock, Morris County, N.J. Born in St. Lawrence County, N.Y., 1872. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 16th District, 1912. Died in Paterson, Passaic County, N.J., August 6, 1946 (age about 74 years). Interment at Beech Plains Cemetery, West Pierrepont, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Spencer Chilton (1847-1915) and Ella E. (Burlingame) Chilton (1853-1928); married, January 4, 1893, to Alice Arvilla Fulton (1875-1944).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chilton, Frank B. — of Pecos, Reeves County, Tex. Postmaster at Pecos, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Chilton, George F. — of Shannon County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Shannon County, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Chilton, Horace George (1853-1932) — also known as Horace Chilton — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex.; Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born near Tyler, Smith County, Tex., December 29, 1853. Democrat. Printer; newspaper publisher; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1888 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1896; U.S. Senator from Texas, 1891-92, 1895-1901. Accidentally fell over a chair, broke his upper leg, never recovered from the injury, and died three months later, from heart and kidney disease and senility, in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., June 12, 1932 (age 78 years, 166 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Tyler, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of George Washington Chilton (1828-1884) and Ella (Goodman) Chilton (1835-1916); married, February 20, 1877, to Mary W. Grinnan (1856-1924); grandson of Thomas Chilton; grandnephew of William Parish Chilton; first cousin four times removed of John Smith (1750-1836); second cousin of Arthur Bounds Chilton; second cousin twice removed of Joshua Chilton; third cousin once removed of Commodore Perry Chilton and Shadrach Chilton.
  Political family: Chilton family of Missouri.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chilton, J. Matt See James Matt Chilton
  Chilton, James Matt (1881-1960) — also known as J. Matt Chilton — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Turners Station, Henry County, Ky., May 18, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; law clerk to Mayor James F. Grinstead, 1908-09; secretary to U.S. Sen. W. O. Bradley, 1910-11; member of Kentucky Republican State Central Committee, 1912-36; Jefferson County Attorney, 1918-27; member of Republican National Committee from Kentucky, 1928-36. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Elks. Died January 16, 1960 (age 78 years, 243 days). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of George Blackwell Chilton (1852-1916) and Florence N. (Sewell) Chilton (1853-1938).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chilton, Jan See Janice Chilton
  Chilton, Janice — also known as Jan Chilton — of Payson, Gila County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1996; candidate for Arizona state house of representatives 4th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Chilton, Joseph Franklin (1872-1956) — also known as Joseph F. Chilton — of Madison County, Mo. Born in Fredericktown, Madison County, Mo., February 8, 1872. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Madison County, 1907-08. Died in Hannibal, Marion County, Mo., November 23, 1956 (age 84 years, 289 days). Interment at Masonic Cemetery, Fredericktown, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Juliette (Newberry) Chilton (1841-1888) and Septimus William Chilton (1845-1912); married, April 12, 1900, to Maude M. May (1875-1958).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chilton, Joshua (1818-1862) — of Shannon County, Mo. Born in Wayne County, Tenn., September 28, 1818. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Shannon County, 1846-55; member of Missouri state senate 24th District, 1860-61. Member, Freemasons. Arrested by Union troops as an alleged Southern sympathizer, and while a prisoner, was shot and killed, near Rolla, Phelps County, Mo., August 28, 1862 (age 43 years, 334 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Boggs Chilton (1782-1865) and Susannah (Inman) Chilton (1785-1827); married to Elizabeth Chilton (1822-1899); father of Commodore Perry Chilton; uncle of Shadrach Chilton; first cousin twice removed of John Smith (1750-1836); second cousin of Thomas Chilton and William Parish Chilton; second cousin twice removed of Horace George Chilton and Arthur Bounds Chilton.
  Political family: Chilton family of Missouri.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chilton, L. K. — of Kentucky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Chilton, L. W., Sr. — of Goliad, Goliad County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Chilton, Mary Louise — also known as Mary Louise Tarr; Mrs. William E. Chilton, Sr. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee). Female. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, December 19, 1892, to William Edwin Chilton (1858-1939); mother of William E. Chilton, Jr.; grandmother of W. E. Chilton III.
  Political family: Chilton family of Charleston, West Virginia.
  Chilton, Matt See James Matt Chilton
  Chilton, Ned See W. E. Chilton III
  Chilton, Perry See Commodore Perry Chilton
  Chilton, Robert S. — U.S. Commissioner of Immigration, 1866-68; U.S. Consul in Clifton, 1871-82; Fort Erie, 1882; U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Goderich, 1882-99. Burial location unknown.
  Chilton, Robert S., Jr. (1861-1947) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Washington, D.C., June 19, 1861. Private secretary to Vice President Levi P. Morton, 1889-93; U.S. Consul in Toronto, 1905-13. Died, in Notre Dame Hospital, San Francisco, Calif., April 3, 1947 (age 85 years, 288 days). Interment at Santa Clara Catholic Cemetery, Santa Clara, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of Robert S. Chilton and Mary Virginia (Brent) Chilton; married, October 12, 1898, to Mary Ellen Dooly (died 1926).
  Chilton, Sam B. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chilton, Samuel (1804-1867) — of Virginia. Born near Warrenton, Fauquier County, Va., September 7, 1804. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Virginia 9th District, 1843-45; delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention, 1850-51. Died in Warrenton, Fauquier County, Va., January 14, 1867 (age 62 years, 129 days). Interment at Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Chilton, Shadrach (1847-1926) — of Van Buren, Carter County, Mo. Born in Carter County, Mo., February 8, 1847. Democrat. Farmer; Carter County Probate Judge, 1882; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Carter County, 1907-08, 1911-12. Died in Carter County, Mo., February 23, 1926 (age 79 years, 15 days). Interment at Reed Cemetery, Carter County, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of John Chilton (1805-1874) and Sophia (Chilton) Chilton (1820-1896); married 1869 to Cynthia Coleman (1846-1890); married 1898 to Mary A. Kelly; nephew of Joshua Chilton; double first cousin of Commodore Perry Chilton; first cousin thrice removed of John Smith (1750-1836); second cousin once removed of Thomas Chilton and William Parish Chilton; third cousin once removed of Horace George Chilton and Arthur Bounds Chilton.
  Political family: Chilton family of Missouri.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chilton, T. G. — of Superior, Pinal County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Chilton, Thomas (1798-1854) — of Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Ky. Born near Lancaster, Garrard County, Ky., July 30, 1798. Member of Kentucky state legislature, 1820; U.S. Representative from Kentucky, 1827-31, 1833-35 (11th District 1827-31, 6th District 1833-35). According to family legend, helped Davy Crockett write his autobiography. Died in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Tex., August 15, 1854 (age 56 years, 16 days). Interment at Montgomery Old Cemetery, Montgomery, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Margaret (Bledsoe) Chilton (1766-1831) and Thomas John Chilton (1769-1840); brother of William Parish Chilton (1810-1871); married, August 10, 1815, to Francis Tribble Stoner (1797-1842); grandfather of Horace George Chilton; granduncle of Arthur Bounds Chilton; first cousin twice removed of John Smith; second cousin of Joshua Chilton; second cousin once removed of Commodore Perry Chilton and Shadrach Chilton.
  Political family: Chilton family of Missouri.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chilton, W. E. III (1921-1987) — also known as W. E. 'Ned' Chilton — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y., November 26, 1921. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1948, 1960; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1953-60. Episcopalian. Member, Elks; Chi Phi. Publisher of the Charleston Gazette newspaper, 1961-87. Died in 1987 (age about 65 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William E. Chilton, Jr.; grandson of William Edwin Chilton (1858-1939) and Mary Louise Chilton.
  Political family: Chilton family of Charleston, West Virginia.
  Chilton, Mrs. William E., Sr. See Mary Louise Chilton
  Chilton, William E., Jr. — of South Hills, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Edwin Chilton (1858-1939) and Mary Louise Chilton; father of W. E. Chilton III.
  Political family: Chilton family of Charleston, West Virginia.
  Chilton, William Edwin (1858-1939) — also known as William E. Chilton — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Colesmouth, Va. (now St. Albans, Kanawha County, W.Va.), March 17, 1858. Democrat. Lawyer; Kanawha County Prosecuting Attorney, 1883-84; candidate for West Virginia state senate, 1886; West Virginia Democratic state chair, 1892-96; secretary of state of West Virginia, 1893-97; U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1911-17; defeated, 1916, 1924, 1934. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Woodmen; Knights of Pythias; Moose. Died in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., November 7, 1939 (age 81 years, 235 days). Interment at Teay's Hill Cemetery, St. Albans, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Edwin Chilton and Mary Elizabeth (Wilson) Chilton; married, December 19, 1892, to Mary Louise Tarr (1868?-?); father of Joseph Eustace Chilton II (c.1895-1937; suicide) and William E. Chilton, Jr.; grandfather of W. E. Chilton III.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Chilton, William F. — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Mayor of Frederick, Md., 1898-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Chilton, William Parish (1810-1871) — also known as William P. Chilton — of Alabama. Born near Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Ky., August 10, 1810. Member of Alabama state legislature, 1839; candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 7th District, 1843; associate justice of Alabama state supreme court, 1852-56; member of Alabama state senate, 1859; Delegate from Alabama to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861-62; Representative from Alabama in the Confederate Congress 6th District, 1862-65. Died in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., January 20, 1871 (age 60 years, 163 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Margaret (Bledsoe) Chilton (1766-1831) and Thomas John Chilton (1769-1840); brother of Thomas Chilton; married 1829 to Mary Catherine Morgan (1814-1845; sister of John Tyler Morgan); married to Elvira Frances Morgan (1826-1891; sister of first wife); grandfather of Arthur Bounds Chilton; granduncle of Horace George Chilton; first cousin twice removed of John Smith (1750-1836); second cousin of Joshua Chilton; second cousin once removed of Commodore Perry Chilton and Shadrach Chilton.
  Political family: Chilton family of Missouri.
  Chilton County, Ala. is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


CHILVER (Soundex C416) — See also CALVARY, CLEAVER, CLEVER, CLOVER, COLLVER, COLVER, CULVER, KLAVER, KLYVER.

  Chilver, James E. — of Kent County, Mich. Progressive. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 2nd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHIMENT (Soundex C553) — See also ARCHIMEDES, CAMINETTI, CHIMENTI, CHIMENTO, CHIMERA, DIMENT, KLIMENT, KOMENT, PIMENTEL, PIZZIMENTI, SCHIMEK, SCHIMEL, SCHIMELPFENIG.

  Chiment, Victoria Jeanne — also known as Victoria J. Chiment; Victoria Jeanne Sammon — Right To Life candidate for New York state senate 53rd District, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2004.


CHIMENTI (Soundex C553) — See also ARCHIMEDES, CAMINETTI, CHIMENT, CHIMENTO, CHIMERA, DIMENT, KLIMENT, KOMENT, PIMENTEL, PIZZIMENTI, SCHIMEK, SCHIMEL, SCHIMELPFENIG.

  Chimenti, Gail (born c.1947) — of De Pere, Brown County, Wis. Born about 1947. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


CHIMENTO (Soundex C553) — See also ARCHIMEDES, CAMINETTI, CHIMENT, CHIMENTI, CHIMERA, DIMENT, FORMENTO, FRUMENTO, KLIMENT, KOMENT, MENTON, MENTOR, PIMENTEL, PIZZIMENTI, SCHIMEK, SCHIMEL, SCHIMELPFENIG.

  Chimento, Carmen C. — of New Hampshire. American candidate for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Chimento, David C., Sr. — of Louisiana. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


CHIMERA (Soundex C560) — See also ARCHIMEDES, CAMARA, CAMERO, CHAMIER, CHARMIE, CHIERA, CHIMENT, CHIMENTI, CHIMENTO, COMERY, EPPEHIMER, HIMER, HIMERLMAN, KUMARI, MISENHIMER, SCHIMEK, SCHIMEL, SCHIMELPFENIG, SHIMER.

  Chimera, Thomas C. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1959-68. Still living as of 1968.


CHIMP (Soundex C510) — See also CAMP, CHAMP, CHAMPE, CHIP, KAMP, KEMP, KEMPE, KUMP, SCHIMPF, SCHIMPFF, SHIMP.

  Chimp, The Smirking: See George Walker Bush


CHIN (Soundex C500) — See also ACHIN, ALCHIN, BABCHIN, CAIN, CHAIN, CHAN, CHEN, CHIEN, CHIN-LEE, CHINELLO, CHING, CHINIO, CHINLUND, CHINN, CHINNERY, CHINNICI, CHINNOCK, CHIU, CHUN, COIN, HOUCHIN, HUTCHIN, INCH, KEAN, KEANE, KEEHN, KEEN, KEENE, KEIN, KENN, KEON, KEOWN, KETCHIN, KIEHN, KIEN, KIENE, KIHN, KINE, KINNE, KITCHIN, KUTCHIN, KYNE, MACHIN, MANCHIN, MCEACHIN, MINCHIN, OLCHIN, PARCHIN, PATCHIN, PECHIN, SHIN, SUCHIN, TILCHIN, TORCHIN, TULCHIN.

  CHIN: See also Chung Chin Chen — William Chin-Lee — Nancy Chin-Lee — Christine Chin Ryan
  Chin, Denny (b. 1954) — Born in Kowloon, Hong Kong, 1954. U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1994-2010; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 2010-. Chinese ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
  Chin, Frank F. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Chin, Ginny — of Arizona. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Chin, Helen — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Chin, Lisa A. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Chin, Richard — of Valley Station, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Member of Kentucky state senate 7th District, 1966-71. Still living as of 1971.
  Chin, William — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


CHIN-LEE (Soundex C540) — See also CHIN, ECHLIN, LEE, LENICH.

  Chin-Lee, Nancy — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Chin-Lee, William — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1972; candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from the District of Columbia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail


CHINDBLOM (Soundex C531) — See also GOLDBLOOM, LINDBLAD, LINDBLOM, LINDBLOOM, LUNDBLAD, SANDBLAST, SCHINDEHETTE, SCHINDEL, SCHINDENWOLF, SCHINDLE, SCHINDLER, SUNDBLADE, TIDBLOM.

  Chindblom, Carl Richard (1870-1956) — also known as Carl R. Chindblom — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., December 21, 1870. Republican. School teacher; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Illinois 10th District, 1919-33. Lutheran. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., September 12, 1956 (age 85 years, 266 days). Interment at Ridgewood Cemetery, Des Plaines, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Carl P. Chindblom and Christine (Engel) Chindblom; married, April 27, 1907, to Christien Nilsson.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


CHINELLO (Soundex C540) — See also ANTINELLO, CHIANELLO, CHILEON, CHIN, CUCCINELLO, DINELLO, HINELINE, LACHINE, MACHINE, MARINELLO, MICHINER, MITCHINER, NELLO, NICHOLE, RHINELANDER, SCHINE, SCHINELLA, SPINELLO, TROSCHINETZ, TUMMINELLO.

  CHINELLO: See also Kenneth Leon Maddy


CHING (Soundex C520) — See also AHCHING, BEECHING, BUSCHING, CHANG, CHENG, CHEUNG, CHIANG, CHIN, CHONG, CHUNG, FACHING, HING, HITCHING, KING, KITCHING, LEISCHING, MELCHING, WIRSCHING.

  CHING: See also Jan Ching-an Ting
  Ching, Calvin — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Ching, Hung Wo — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1956. Asian/Pacific ancestry. Still living as of 1956.
  Ching, Mrs. Roger B. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.


CHINIO (Soundex C500) — See also ASPRINIO, BINION, BRANCHINI, CHEENEY, CHENEY, CHEYNEY, CHIN, DARMINIO, FACHINI, FLAMINIO, FOSCHINI, FRANCHESCHINI, HERMINIO, HIGINIO, KEANEY, KEENEY, KEENY, KENEE, KENNEY, KENNY, KENYA, KINNEE, KINNEY, KINNIE, KINNY, LUCCHINI, LUCHINI, PARACHINI, QUILLICHINI, WAINIO.

  CHINIO: See also Harold Shapiro


CHINLUND (Soundex C545) — See also CHIN, GRANLUND, GREENLUND, HERNLUND, LUND, ROSENLUND, SCHINLER, SWANLUND.

  Chinlund, Edwin F. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHINN (Soundex C500) — See also CHEN, CHIEN, CHIN, CHINNERY, CHINNICI, CHINNOCK, CHUNN, INCH, KEAN, KEANE, KEEHN, KEEN, KEENE, KEIN, KENN, KEON, KEOWN, KIEHN, KIEN, KIENE, KIHN, KINE, KINNE, KYNE, SHINN.

  CHINN: See also Sulifand Sutherland Ross
  Chinn, A. R. — of Glasgow, Howard County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Chinn, Alexander — of Glasgow, Howard County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Chinn, George W. — of Shelby County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Shelby County, 1895-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Chinn, H. D. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chinn, Hart See R. Hart Chinn
  Chinn, J. G. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Mayor of Lexington, Ky., 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Chinn, James P. (b. 1863) — of Higginsville, Lafayette County, Mo. Born in Lafayette County, Mo., June 21, 1863. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Missouri state senate 17th District, 1909-12. Burial location unknown.
  Chinn, John E. — of Indiana. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 2nd District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Chinn, Joseph William (1798-1840) — of Virginia. Born near Nuttsville, Lancaster County, Va., November 16, 1798. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1826-28; member of Virginia state senate, 1829-31; U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1831-35 (13th District 1831-33, 10th District 1833-35). Died in Richmond County, Va., December 5, 1840 (age 42 years, 19 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Richmond County, Va.
  Relatives: Married to Marianne Smith (1802-1865).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Chinn, Joseph William (1866-1936) — also known as Joseph W. Chinn — of Warsaw, Richmond County, Va. Born in Tappahannock, Essex County, Va., February 15, 1866. Democrat. Lawyer; Richmond County Commonwealth Attorney, 1891-1915; president, Northern Neck State Bank, Warsaw, Va., 1908-36; circuit judge in Virginia 12th Circuit, 1915-31; justice of Virginia state supreme court, 1931-36; appointed 1931; died in office 1936. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died, of emphysema, in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., August 16, 1936 (age 70 years, 183 days). Interment at St. John's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Warsaw, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph William Chinn and Gaybriella (Brockenbrough) Chinn; married, December 14, 1899, to Sarah Fairfax Douglas (died 1932).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chinn, Leonora — of California. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Chinn, R. Hart — of Biloxi, Harrison County, Miss. Mayor of Biloxi, Miss., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chinn, Ron — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Chinn, Thomas Withers (1791-1852) — also known as Thomas W. Chinn — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Born near Cynthiana, Harrison County, Ky., November 20, 1791. U.S. Representative from Louisiana 2nd District, 1839-41. Died in West Baton Rouge Parish, La., May 22, 1852 (age 60 years, 184 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, West Baton Rouge Parish, La.; reinterment at Live Oaks Plantation Cemetery, Iberville Parish, La.; cenotaph at Magnolia Cemetery, Baton Rouge, La.
  Relatives: Cousin *** of Robert Enoch Withers (1821-1907).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


CHINNERY (Soundex C560) — See also CHENERY, CHIN, CHINN, CHINNICI, CHINNOCK, CONNERY, FLANNERY, HINNER, HINNERS, KINERY, KINIRY, KINNEARY, NANNERY, NUNNERY, TRENNERY, WHINNERY.

  Chinnery, Wayne — of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. Independent candidate for Virgin Islands legislature from St. Thomas-St.John, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


CHINNICI (Soundex C520) — See also CHIN, CHINN, CHINNERY, CHINNOCK, KANICHI, KONIECKI, KONIKOW, KOWNACKI, KUNICKI, SIENNICI.

  Chinnici, Joseph W. (b. 1919) — of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J. Born in Rosenhayn, Cumberland County, N.J., July 28, 1919. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly, 1972-87 (District 1 1972-73, 1st District 1974-87). Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus; American Legion; Rotary; Elks; Catholic War Veterans. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chinnici, Sam — of St. Louis, Mo. Progressive. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 2nd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHINNOCK (Soundex C520) — See also BRANNOCK, CHIN, CHINN, CHINNERY, CHINNICI, CONNICH, DINNOCENTI, DINNOCENZO, HENNOCK, KANAK, KENNEKE, KENNICK, KINNICK, KOENEKE, KONECKE, MCSHANNOCK, NOCK, PENNOCK, PINNOCK, PINNOCO.

  Chinnock, James T. — of Grants Pass, Josephine County, Ore. Republican. Member of Oregon state senate 7th District, 1935; candidate in primary for justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Chinnock, Renville — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 35, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


CHIONCHIO (Soundex C520) — See also BIONCA, CACCHIONE, CASTICHIONE, CHANCIE, CHAUNCY, CONKEY, FORCHION, HANCHION, KINCHION, KUNKA, MARACCHION, MARCHIONE, MONCHIL, PRONCHIK, VARRICCHIONE, ZIONCHECK, ZIONCZEWSKI.

  Chionchio, Michael G. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 16th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHIORINI (Soundex C650) — See also FIORINA, FIORINI, FIORINO, FLORINI, MARCHIORO, MELCHIOR.

  Chiorini, Jack L. — of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Mayor of Santa Cruz, Calif., 1951-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHIOTES (Soundex C320) — See also FIOTES, KEATES, KETTIS, MATHIOT, PIOTER, VELIOTES.

  Chiotes, George — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 13th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHIP (Soundex C100) — See also ARCHIPPUS, CHAP, CHEP, CHIAPPE, CHIMP, CHIPERFIELD, CHIPKIN, CHIPLEY, CHIPMAN, CHIPP, CHIPS, KEEP, KEUP, KIP, KIPP, SCHIPMAN, SCHIPPERS, SCHIPPICASSE, SCHIPSKE.

  Chip: See David J. Brightbill


CHIPERFIELD (Soundex C161) — See also ARCHIPPUS, CHIP, CHIPKIN, CHIPLEY, CHIPMAN, CHIPP, CHIPS, HIPES, LIGHTHIPE, PERFECT, PERFECTO, PERFETTE, SCHIPMAN, SCHIPPERS, SCHIPPICASSE, SCHIPSKE, SHIPE.

  Chiperfield, Burnett Mitchell (1870-1940) — also known as Burnett M. Chiperfield — of Canton, Fulton County, Ill. Born in Dover, Bureau County, Ill., June 14, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; Fulton County State's Attorney, 1896-1900; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1903-13; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1915-17, 1929-33 (at-large 1915-17, 15th District 1929-33); defeated, 1912 (at-large), 1932 (15th District), 1934 (15th District); delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1920, 1936. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association. Died in Canton, Fulton County, Ill., June 24, 1940 (age 70 years, 10 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Hannah Maria (Reynolds) Chiperfield (1835-1919) and Rev. Thomas Chiperfield (1838-1913); married, November 12, 1895, to Clara Louise Ross (1870-1948); father of Robert Bruce Chiperfield and Claude Burnett Chiperfield (1904-1976).
  Political family: Chiperfield family of Canton, Illinois.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Chiperfield, Claude Burnett (1904-1976) — also known as Claude B. Chiperfield — of Canton, Fulton County, Ill. Born in Canton, Fulton County, Ill., October 29, 1904. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Windsor, 1929-30; Sydney, 1930-32; U.S. Consul in Athens, as of 1938. Died in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif., July 17, 1976 (age 71 years, 262 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Clara Louise (Ross) Chiperfield (1870-1948) and Burnett Mitchell Chiperfield; brother of Robert Bruce Chiperfield (1899-1971).
  Political family: Chiperfield family of Canton, Illinois.
  Chiperfield, Robert Bruce (1899-1971) — also known as Robert B. Chiperfield — of Canton, Fulton County, Ill. Born in Canton, Fulton County, Ill., November 20, 1899. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1939-63 (15th District 1939-49, 19th District 1949-63); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1964. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Phi Delta Theta; Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons; Elks; Eagles; Moose. Died in Canton, Fulton County, Ill., April 9, 1971 (age 71 years, 140 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Clara Louise (Ross) Chiperfield (1870-1948) and Burnett Mitchell Chiperfield (1870-1940); brother of Claude Burnett Chiperfield; married to Catherine Newbern.
  Political family: Chiperfield family of Canton, Illinois.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


CHIPKIN (Soundex C125) — See also ARCHIPPUS, CHIP, CHIPERFIELD, CHIPLEY, CHIPMAN, CHIPP, CHIPS, HIPKE, HIPKINS, KUPCHUN, LIPKIN, PIPKIN, SCHIPMAN, SCHIPPERS, SCHIPPICASSE, SCHIPSKE, SHIPKA.

  Chipkin, Benjamin — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CHIPLEY (Soundex C140) — See also ARCHIPPUS, CHAPLEAU, CHIP, CHIPERFIELD, CHIPKIN, CHIPMAN, CHIPP, CHIPS, COPLEY, CZAPLA, KEPLEY, KIPLEY, RIPLEY, SCHIPMAN, SCHIPPERS, SCHIPPICASSE, SCHIPSKE, SHIPLACOFF, SHIPLEY, SIPLEY, WHIPLE.

  Chipley, J. D. See John Dixon Chipley
  Chipley, James N. — of Colorado. Colorado state treasurer, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
J. D. Chipley Chipley, John Dixon (1866-1959) — also known as J. D. Chipley — of Moorefield, Hardy County, W.Va. Born in Moorefield, Hardy County, W.Va., June 4, 1866. Democrat. Farmer; deputy sheriff; bank director; mayor of Moorefield, W.Va.; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Hardy County, 1917-18, 1929-30. Died March 25, 1959 (age 92 years, 294 days). Interment at Olivet Cemetery, Moorefield, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of John J. Chipley (1836-1920) and Sallie V. (Harness) Chipley (1838-1913); married, January 30, 1895, to Elizabeth Baker (1878-1910); married, December 30, 1913, to Annie Cunningham (1883-1970); father of Julian Baker Chipley (1895-1957).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929
  Chipley, Julian Baker (1895-1957) — also known as Julian Chipley — of Moorefield, Hardy County, W.Va. Born in Hardy County, W.Va., November 6, 1895. Democrat. Pharmacist; chair of Hardy County Democratic Party, 1945. Died in Harrisonburg, Va., March 28, 1957 (age 61 years, 142 days). Interment at Olivet Cemetery, Moorefield, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Dixon Chipley (1866-1959) and Elizabeth (Baker) Chipley (1878-1910); married, April 18, 1918, to Emma C. Cunningham (1899-1963).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chipley, Morris — of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Chipley, S. F. See Stephen Fannin Chipley
  Chipley, Stephen Fannin (1838-1898) — also known as S. F. Chipley — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky.; Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Born in Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga., 1838. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; banker; superintendent, Pensacola Street Railway; Vice-Consul for Russia in Pensacola, Fla., 1895-98. Died in Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla., November 22, 1898 (age about 60 years). Interment at St. John's Cemetery, Pensacola, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. William Stout Chipley (1810-1880) and Elizabeth (Fannin) Chipley (1819-1873); brother of William Dudley Chipley (1840-1897); married 1860 to Elizabeth Galt (1841-1911).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Chipley, W. D. See William Dudley Chipley
  Chipley, William Dudley (1840-1897) — also known as W. D. Chipley — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Born in Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga., June 6, 1840. Democrat. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; fought against Reconstruction along with other members of the Ku Klux Klan; he was among those implicated in the murder of George W. Ashburn in in 1868; tried in a military court, but Georgia's re-admission to the Union ended military jurisdiction, so he and his co-defendants were released; general manager of the Pensacola Railroad; successfully promoted the construction of the Pensacola and Atlanta Railroad in 1881-83; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1884, 1892; mayor of Pensacola, Fla., 1887-88; member of Florida state senate, 1895-97. Died in a hospital at Washington, D.C., December 1, 1897 (age 57 years, 178 days). Interment at Linwood Cemetery, Columbus, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. William Stout Chipley (1810-1880) and Elizabeth (Fannin) Chipley (1819-1873); brother of Stephen Fannin Chipley (1838-1898); married to Ann Elizabeth Billups (1848-1910).
  The city of Chipley, Florida, is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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