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COLE (Soundex C400) — See also CALE, CEOLE, CLOE, COAL, COALE, COBLE, COGLE, COIL, COLEBANK, COLEBECK, COLEBY, COLEEN, COLELLA, COLELLO, COLEMAN, COLEMAR, COLEMER, COLEN, COLER, COLERICK, COLES, COLESON, COLETTA, COLETTE, COLETTI, COLETY, COLEY, COLIE, COLL, COLNE, COLY, COLYE, COOL, CORLE, COULE, COWL, COWLE, COYLE, CULL, ERCOLE, KOEHL, KOHL, KOLE, KOLL, KOOL, KUEHL, KUHL, KUHLE, KULL, KULLE, MCCOLE, MICOLE, SOLE.

  COLE: See also William Robert Alstadt — Ralph A. Baker — Charles O. Baldwin — Daniel Robert Bearss — George Russell Bearss — Albert Cole Bearss — C. A. Blankenship — Benjamin Miller Bosworth — Edward Cole Bryan — Elton E. Bryan — Charles Hardy Carr — Orrin N. Carter — William Charles Cole Claiborne — Cora Cole-McFadden — Frederick Ward Conger — Willis Clifford Cook — Thomas Patrick Costin, Jr. — William Cole Cozzens — Ethel Cole Cunningham — Elbridge Milton Dearing — Francis Henry Dodds — Mary B. Eversole — Albert Cole Fach — Chester Almeron Fowler — Max Cole Hamlin — Dow Watters Harter — Cole L. Harwood — Albert Cole Hopkins — Samuel Elias Hull — Cole L. Jones — Erastus Cole Knight — Jesse M. Libby — Junius Ralph Magee — Henry Freeman Mason — Cole McMartin — Cole McNary — George Mansel Nicholson — Nathan Pendleton — James Monroe Pendleton — Thomas Abraham Penman — Jacob Cole Price — Henry Brewer Quinby — George Cole Scott — Jody Guthrie Smirl — Ayana Smothers-Cole — John Benton Stacy — Henry S. Tolman — Cole Weston — William Wilcox — Joseph Franklin Wilson — Jonathan Stoltzfus Yoder
  Cole, A. E. — of Springfield, Windsor County, Vt. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, A. Hyde — Member of New York state senate 28th District, 1848-49. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, A. J. — of Britt, Hancock County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Abel — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County, 1815-18. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Abel W. — of Waukesha, Waukesha County, Wis. Democrat. Postmaster at Waukesha, Wis., 1857-61. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Abraham — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Richmond County, 1827-28. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Albert — of Hamilton County, Ind. Whig. Delegate to Indiana state constitutional convention, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Albert (1904-1966) — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Born December 28, 1904. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state senate First Essex District, 1935-40; mayor of Lynn, Mass., 1940-43, 1946-47; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1946; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Died in November, 1966 (age 61 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Cole, Albert L. — of Minnesota. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 52, 1903-06; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Cole, Albert McDonald (1901-1994) — also known as Albert M. Cole — of Holton, Jackson County, Kan. Born in Moberly, Randolph County, Mo., October 13, 1901. Republican. Lawyer; member of Kansas state senate, 1930; U.S. Representative from Kansas 1st District, 1945-53. Member, Kappa Sigma; Phi Alpha Delta; Rotary. Died in Washington, D.C., June 5, 1994 (age 92 years, 235 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Walter I. Cole and Mary B. (McDonald) Cole; married, November 11, 1927, to Emily Corbin.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cole, Alexander See Wiley Alexander Cole
  Cole, Allyn (1885-1963) — of Prowers County, Colo. Born in Kansas, 1885. Lawyer; member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1917-20; Speaker of the Colorado State House of Representatives, 1919-20. Died in 1963 (age about 78 years). Interment at Rosebud Cemetery, Glenwood Springs, Colo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cole, Alonzo B. — of Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1895-98, 1903-06 (48th District 1895-98, 59th District 1903-06); member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 50, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Uncle of Claude Lynn Cole (1879-1947).
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Cole, Alvah H. (1884-1970) — of Highland Park, Middlesex County, N.J. Born in Pleasant Run, Hunterdon County, N.J., 1884. Merchant; mayor of Highland Park, N.J., 1948-51. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Tall Cedars of Lebanon; Elks; Odd Fellows. Died in Edison Lodge Nursing Home, Edison, Middlesex County, N.J., May 11, 1970 (age about 85 years). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, New Brunswick, N.J.
  Cole, Amos G. — of Burnham, Mifflin County, Pa. Republican. Chair of Mifflin County Republican Party, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Arthur B. — of Altoona, Blair County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Arthur E. (1853-1937) — of Fowlerville, Livingston County, Mich. Born in Oceola Township, Livingston County, Mich., October 3, 1853. Lawyer; Livingston County Probate Judge, 1885-89; People's candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1892; member of Michigan People's Party State Central Committee, 1899. Methodist. Member, Grange; Maccabees; Freemasons. Died in Fowlerville, Livingston County, Mich., February 13, 1937 (age 83 years, 133 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Enos Cole and Laura (Mason) Cole; married, December 30, 1872, to Ruth E. Stanfield (died 1933).
  Cole, Ashley Trimble (1876-1965) — also known as Ashley T. Cole — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 11, 1876. Lawyer; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association. Died February 23, 1965 (age 88 years, 227 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ashley William Cole and Mary Louise (Trimble) Cole; married, October 24, 1917, to Alice Mary Leavy.
  Cole, Audrey A. — Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 6th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Cole, Austin — of Elk Point, Union County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1862-63, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Barbara M. — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Cole, Barney — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Democrat. Member of Wyoming state house of representatives from Laramie County, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Cole, Benjamin — of Coalsmouth, Va. (now St. Albans, Kanawha County, W.Va.). Postmaster at Coalsmouth, Va., 1817-25. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Benjamin J. — of Lake Village, Belknap County, N.H.; Gilford, Belknap County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1864; member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1866-68. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Benton — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
Bill Cole Cole, Bill (b. 1956) — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 16, 1956. Republican. Automobile dealer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates, 2010; appointed 2010; member of West Virginia state senate 6th District, 2013-. Lutheran. Member, National Rifle Association. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of William Paul Cole, Jr. and Carol (McHugh) Cole; married to Brownie Elizabeth Deemer.
  Image source: West Virginia Legislature
  Cole, Blase (b. 1879) — of Newton, Sussex County, N.J. Born in Hainesville, Sussex County, N.J., November 21, 1879. Democrat. Physician; member of New Jersey state senate from Sussex County, 1925-36; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Brad — of Carbondale, Jackson County, Ill. Republican. Mayor of Carbondale, Ill., 2007; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Cole, Brian G. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 2nd District, 2002, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Cole, Buster — of Bonham, Fannin County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Byron K. — of Georgia. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Cole, C. B. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, C. D. — of Washington, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Washington, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, C. P. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Calvin — of Chenango County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Carey W. — of Ralls County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Ralls County, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Carl — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 4th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Cole, Cash See Clarence Cash Cole
  Cole, Charles, Jr. — of Batesville, Independence County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1936 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles — of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles — of Harlan, Harlan County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles A. — of Watkins (now Watkins Glen), Schuyler County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Schuyler County, 1907-08; chair of Schuyler County Republican Party, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles C. — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Rochester, Minn., 1869-71. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles C. — of Jordan, Onondaga County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly, 1895-96 (Onondaga County 2nd District 1895, Onondaga County 1st District 1896); chair of Onondaga County Republican Party, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles Cleaves (1841-1905) — also known as Charles C. Cole — of West Union, Doddridge County, W.Va.; Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va.; Washington, D.C. Born in Hiram, Oxford County, Maine, May 22, 1841. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Doddridge County Prosecuting Attorney, 1869-70; U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1891-93; justice of District of Columbia supreme court, 1893-1901. Died in Washington, D.C., March 17, 1905 (age 63 years, 299 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
  Cole, Charles D. — of Sheboygan, Sheboygan County, Wis. Democrat. Postmaster at Sheboygan, Wis., 1836-39. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles F. (b. 1871) — of Beebe, White County, Ark.; Batesville, Independence County, Ark. Born in Wharton, Wyandot County, Ohio, June 13, 1871. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1896; lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 6th District, 1900; candidate for U.S. Senator from Arkansas, 1920, 1924; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas, 1922-30; director, First National Bank of Batesville; director, Citizens Bank and Trust Co., Batesville. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of D. D. Cole and Mary C. (Bell) Cole; married, May 2, 1901, to Ella Hamblen.
  Cole, Charles F. — of Batesville, Independence County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1956 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Mrs. Charles F. — of Batesville, Independence County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Cole, Charles H. (b. 1871) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 30, 1871. Democrat. Cashier and treasurer for several mining and smelting companies; president of chemical companies; Boston police commissioner, 1905-07; Boston fire commissioner, 1912-14; Adjutant General of Massachusetts, 1914-16; general in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1932; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1928. Unitarian. Interment at Hingham Cemetery, Hingham, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Charles H. Cole and Mary Lyon (Ball) Cole; married 1910 to Grace F. Blanchard.
  Cole, Charles J. — of Readfield, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles L. — U.S. Consul General in Dresden, as of 1898-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles N. — of Schuyler County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Schuyler County, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles R. — of Genesee County, Mich. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 7th Circuit, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Cole, Charles S. — Independent candidate for Governor of Arkansas, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Charles T., Jr. — of Highland Park, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 15th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Cole, Charles Woolsey (1906-1978) — also known as Charles W. Cole — of Amherst, Hampshire County, Mass.; New York. Born in Montclair, Essex County, N.J., February 8, 1906. University professor; President of Amherst College, 1946-60; U.S. Ambassador to Chile, 1961-64. Presbyterian. Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences; American Association of University Professors; Council on Foreign Relations; Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Kappa Epsilon; Delta Sigma Rho; American Historical Association; American Economic Association. Died in 1978 (age about 72 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Cole, Chester Cicero (b. 1824) — also known as Chester C. Cole — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Born in Oxford, Orange County, N.Y., June 4, 1824. Lawyer; justice of Iowa state supreme court, 1864-76; law professor. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Cole and Alice (Pullman) Cole; married, June 25, 1848, to Amanda M. Bennett.
  Cole, Chester S. — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Republican. New York Republican state chair, 1885-87. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Christopher S. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 9th District, 2000, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Cole, Clarence Cash (1891-1959) — also known as Cash Cole — of Juneau, Alaska. Born in Washington, 1891. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 1st District, 1923-24; Speaker of Alaska Territory House of Representatives, 1923-24; candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from Alaska Territory, 1940. Presbyterian. Died in 1959 (age about 68 years). Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Claude Lynn (1879-1947) — also known as Claude L. Cole — of Alexandria, Douglas County, Minn. Born in St. Lawrence County, N.Y., May 30, 1879. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; dentist; mayor of Alexandria, Minn., 1935-42; member of Minnesota state senate 47th District, 1943-47; died in office 1947. Died December 11, 1947 (age 68 years, 195 days). Interment at Kinkead Cemetery, Alexandria, Minn.
  Relatives: Married, January 1, 1906, to Ernestine Raiter (1879-1939); nephew of Alonzo B. Cole (1855?-?).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
  Cole, Clifford — of Piggott, Clay County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Corinne Alsop See Corinne Robinson Alsop
  Cole, Cornelius (1822-1924) — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Lodi, Seneca County, N.Y., September 17, 1822. Republican. Lawyer; went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; member of Republican National Committee from California, 1856-60; U.S. Representative from California at-large, 1863-65; U.S. Senator from California, 1867-73. Died in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., November 3, 1924 (age 102 years, 47 days). Interment at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of David Cole (1788-1862) and Rachel (Townsend) Cole (1790-1863); married, January 6, 1853, to Olive Colegrove (1833-1918); father of Willoughby Cole; uncle of David Cyrus Cole (1848-1921).
  Political family: Cole family of Sacramento and Los Angeles, California.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Cole, Cory — of Riverton, Salt Lake County, Utah. Candidate in primary for mayor of Riverton, Utah, 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Cole, Cyrenus (1863-1939) — of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa. Born near Pella, Marion County, Iowa, January 13, 1863. Republican. Newspaper publisher; U.S. Representative from Iowa 5th District, 1921-33. Dutch ancestry. Died in Washington, D.C., November 14, 1939 (age 76 years, 305 days). Interment at First Dutch Reform Church Cemetery, Pella, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Aart Cole and Henrica (deBooy) Cole.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cole, Cyrus See David Cyrus Cole
  Cole, Dan A. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 2nd District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Cole, Dan H. — of Albion, Orleans County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Orleans County, 1856; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Daniel T. — of Mountain House, Sierra County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1892, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Daniel W. — of Oswego, Oswego County, N.Y. Village president of Oswego, New York, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Daniel W. — of Hillsborough, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Hillsborough, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, David (born c.1964) — of Cassville, Barry County, Mo. Born about 1964. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2004, 2008, 2012 (delegation chair); Missouri Republican state chair, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Cole, David Cyrus (1848-1921) — also known as Cyrus Cole — of Hermosa, Custer County, S.Dak.; Missoula, Missoula County, Mont.; Silverton, Marion County, Ore. Born in Lodi, Seneca County, N.Y., 1848. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 46th District, 1889-90. Died, from pneumonia, in El Paso, El Paso County, Tex., January 8, 1921 (age about 72 years). Interment at Evergreen Alameda Cemetery, El Paso, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of David Cole (1818-1887) and Lucy (Van Liew) Cole; nephew of Cornelius Cole (1822-1924); first cousin of Willoughby Cole.
  Political family: Cole family of Sacramento and Los Angeles, California.
  Cole, David D. — of Beebe, White County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, David P. — of Connecticut. Reform candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Cole, Debbie — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Cole, DeWitt Clinton (1871-1940) — also known as DeWitt C. Cole — of Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Born in Marietta, Cobb County, Ga., June 20, 1871. Republican. Postmaster at Marietta, Ga., 1898-1910; delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1916, 1920 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1936 (alternate), 1940. Died in Marietta, Cobb County, Ga., November 5, 1940 (age 69 years, 138 days). Interment at Marietta National Cemetery, Marietta, Ga.
  Presumably named for: DeWitt Clinton
  Relatives: Son of Henry Greene Cole (1815-1875) and Georgia Caroline (Fletcher) Cole (1838-1932); married to Mary McIntosh (1878-1942; second great-granddaughter of Nicholas Bayard (1736-1802)).
  Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cole, Donald G. — also known as Ducks Cole — of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. Member of Virgin Islands legislature from St. Thomas-St.John, 1999-2002; defeated (Independent), 2002. African ancestry. Still living as of 2002.
  Cole, Dorothy Bushnell — of Illinois. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 9th District, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Doug — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Cole, Douglas — of Largo, Pinellas County, Fla. Mayor of Largo, Fla., 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Cole, Ducks See Donald G. Cole
  Cole, E. E. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, E. K. — of Centralia, Boone County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Boone County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, E. Leslie — of Park Ridge, Cook County, Ill. Mayor of Park Ridge, Ill., 1923-25. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Earl J. — of Lebanon, Laclede County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Lebanon, Mo., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Cole, Edmund — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 3rd District, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Edward L., Jr. — of St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla. Physician; mayor of St. Petersburg, Fla., 1985-87. Still living as of 1987.
  Cole, Edward M. — of Windham, Greene County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Greene County, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Elmer L. — of Claremont, Brown County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1915-18, 1925-26 (38th District 1915-18, 36th District 1925-26). Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Emerson — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 31, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
Epison A. Cole Cole, Epison Albert (1898-1976) — also known as Epison A. Cole — of Ceredo, Wayne County, W.Va. Born in Ceredo, Wayne County, W.Va., February 6, 1898. Democrat. Hardware dealer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Wayne County, 1939-42, 1951-54; defeated, 1950. Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Died July 26, 1976 (age 78 years, 171 days). Interment at Ridgelawn Memorial Park, Barboursville, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Albert Cole and Dicy (Scaggs) Cole; married, October 10, 1918, to Frankie Helen Damron (1897-1957).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Cole, Ernest E. (1871-1949) — of Bath, Steuben County, N.Y. Born in Savona, Steuben County, N.Y., November 18, 1871. Republican. School principal; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 1st District, 1920-22; member of New York state senate 43rd District, 1923-26; New York Commissioner of Education, 1940. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Odd Fellows. Died in 1949 (age about 77 years). Interment at Seamans Cemetery, Savona, N.Y.
  Cole, Eugene C. — of Cape May County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cape May County, 1889-91, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, F. E. — of Many, Sabine Parish, La. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, F. M. — of Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Felix (1887-1969) — of Washington, D.C.; Montclair, Essex County, N.J. Born in St. Louis, Mo., October 12, 1887. Newspaper reporter; lawyer; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Petrograd, as of 1916-17; U.S. Consul General in Warsaw, as of 1929; Algiers, as of 1938-43; U.S. Minister to Ethiopia, 1945; U.S. Ambassador to Ceylon, 1948-49. Member, Order of the Coif; Psi Upsilon; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in 1969 (age about 81 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Theodore Lee Cole and Kate Dunn (Dewey) Cole; married, October 10, 1916, to T. Imshenetzkaya; married, September 22, 1928, to Marilla C. Cole (cousin).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Cole, Forrest B. — of Lebanon, Grafton County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Lebanon, 1948; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Lebanon, 1956; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Lebanon; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Francis E. — of Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn. First selectman of Wolcott, Connecticut, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Francis W. (c.1883-1966) — Born about 1883. Lawyer; delegate to Connecticut convention to ratify 21st amendment 2nd District, 1933; chairman, Travelers Insurance Companies, 1945-55; director, Chase National Bank and United Aircraft Corporation. Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., December 7, 1966 (age about 83 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, April 12, 1956, to Corinne Robinson Alsop (1886-1971).
  Political families: Roosevelt family of New York City, New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Monroe family of Virginia and Washington (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cole, Frank, Jr. — of Newnan, Coweta County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Frank B. — of Washington. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington at-large, 1902; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Frank F. — of Albion, Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Albion, Mich., 1886-89. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Frank O. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Fred L. — of North Brooklin, Brooklin, Hancock County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Hancock County, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Frederic S. (b. 1864) — of Poland, Herkimer County, N.Y. Born in Waterloo, Albany County, N.Y., September 22, 1864. Republican. Physician; member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County, 1922-24. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Fremont — of Watkins (now Watkins Glen), Schuyler County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schuyler County, 1885-89; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1888-89. Burial location unknown.
  Cross-reference: James K. Apgar
  Cole, George B. (b. 1851) — of Greenwich Township, Warren County, N.J.; Lopatcong Township, Warren County, N.J. Born in Harmony Township, Warren County, N.J., April 9, 1851. Democrat. Farmer; Warren County Sheriff, 1900; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Warren County, 1910-11. Member, Odd Fellows; Redmen. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, George Conaway (1856-1940) — also known as George C. Cole — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Born in Cassville, Monongalia County, W.Va., February 5, 1856. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state senate, 1897-1900, 1903-06 (10th District 1897-1900, 12th District 1903-06); U.S. Consul General in Buenos Aires, 1905-06; U.S. Consul in Dawson, 1906-14. Died in Washington, D.C., January 11, 1940 (age 83 years, 340 days). Interment at Masonic Cemetery, Near Weston, Lewis County, W.Va.
  Cole, George Edward (1826-1906) — also known as George E. Cole — of Oregon; Walla Walla, Walla Walla County, Wash.; Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in Trenton Falls, Oneida County, N.Y., December 23, 1826. Republican. Member of Oregon territorial House of Representatives, 1851-53; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Washington Territory, 1863-65; Governor of Washington Territory, 1866-67; postmaster at Portland, Ore., 1873-81. Died in a hotel in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., December 3, 1906 (age 79 years, 345 days). Interment at Lone Fir Cemetery, Portland, Ore.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cole, George Ezekiel — also known as George E. Cole — of Girard, Crawford County, Kan. Republican. Kansas state auditor, 1895-97, 1899-1903. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, George H. — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Richmond County, 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, George L. — of Richland, Pulaski County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, George M. (born c.1824) — of Bethel, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Newtown, Fairfield County, Conn., about 1824. Democrat. Manufacturer; member of Connecticut state senate 15th District, 1886-88. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, George S. — of Jonesboro, Moore County (now part of Sanford, Lee County), N.C. Postmaster at Jonesboro, N.C., 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, George W. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 4th District, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, George Wilson (1858-1923) — also known as George W. Cole — of Salamanca, Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Born in Humphrey, Cattaraugus County, N.Y., December 31, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; Cattaraugus County District Attorney, 1902-13; Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1916-23; appointed 1916; died in office 1923. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Elks. Died in Salamanca, Cattaraugus County, N.Y., March 30, 1923 (age 64 years, 89 days). Interment at Wildwood Cemetery, Salamanca, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Stephen S. Cole and Lemira P. (Berry) Cole; married to Lucia Ellen Weber.
  Cole, Gilbert M. — of Sacramento County, Calif. U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Acapulco, 1864-67. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Giles W. — of Three Rivers, St. Joseph County, Mich. Mayor of Three Rivers, Mich.; elected 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Gordon Earl — also known as Gordon E. Cole — of Faribault, Rice County, Minn. Minnesota state attorney general, 1860-66; member of Minnesota state senate 8th District, 1866; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 20, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Cole, Gordon H. (born c.1912) — of Takoma Park, Montgomery County, Md. Born about 1912. Engineer; candidate for mayor of Takoma Park, Md., 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Grace A. H. — of San Marcial, Socorro County, N.M. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Guy, Jr. See Ransey Guy Cole, Jr.
  Cole, H. H. — of Beebe, White County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, H. W. N. — U.S. Consular Agent in Yuscarán, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Hargis — of Newport, Campbell County, Ky. Candidate in primary for mayor of Newport, Ky., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Cole, Harold E. — of Massachusetts. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 14th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Harold W. — of Hurleyville, Sullivan County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952 (alternate), 1960, 1964 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Harry A. (1921-1999) — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Washington, D.C., January 1, 1921. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; member of Maryland state senate 4th District, 1955-58; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1956; Judge, Maryland Court of Appeals, 1977-90. African ancestry. Member, Urban League; NAACP. Died in Baltimore, Md., February 14, 1999 (age 78 years, 44 days). Interment at Baltimore National Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cole, Harry S. — of Michigan. Progressive. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Iron District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Harvey G. — of New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state senate from New Castle County 6th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Henry — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Richmond County, 1842-43. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Henry — of Dover, Kent County, Del. Democrat. Postmaster at Dover, Del., 1845-49. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Henry Clay (1838-1881) — also known as Henry C. Cole — of Kokomo, Howard County, Ind. Born in Ripley County, Ind., 1838. Physician; mayor of Kokomo, Ind., 1881; died in office 1881. Shot and killed by a sheriff's posse, allegedly while he was attempting to rob and burn a grist mill, in Kokomo, Howard County, Ind., September 19, 1881 (age about 43 years). The shooters were personal enemies of his, so some suspected a conspiracy. Four members of the posse were indicted for manslaughter by a grand jury, but the charges were later dismissed. Interment at Crown Point Cemetery, Kokomo, Ind.
  Presumably named for: Henry Clay
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Cole and Elizabeth (Roberts) Cole.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cole, Herbert See J. Herbert Cole
  Cole, Herbert M. — of Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex. Democrat. Postmaster at Beaumont, Tex., 1961-72 (acting, 1961-67). Still living as of 1972.
  Cole, Hermon H. — of Three Rivers, St. Joseph County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Three Rivers, Mich., 1846-49. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Hiram — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Howard F. V. — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Corning, N.Y., 1948-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Hyde See A. Hyde Cole
  Cole, Ida P. — of Springfield, Windsor County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1952, 1956 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Cole, Ira R. — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Candidate for mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, J. F. — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Granville County, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, J. F. — of Marshfield, Wood County, Wis. Postmaster at Marshfield, Wis., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, J. F. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 5th District, 1986, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Cole, J. H. — of Oak Creek, Routt County, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Cole, J. Herbert — of Lapeer, Lapeer County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, J. M. — of Murray, Calloway County, Ky. Postmaster at Murray, Ky., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, J. W. — of Laclede County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Laclede County, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, James A. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 17th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, James C. — of Biglerville, Adams County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Adams County; elected 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, James C. — also known as Jim Cole — of Malvern, Hot Spring County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1956, 1960 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, James D. — of Athens, Clarke County, Ga. Postmaster at Athens, Ga., 1811-16. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, James Dewey (1899-1972) — of Pennsylvania. Born September 16, 1899. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1947-50. Died November 9, 1972 (age 73 years, 54 days). Interment at Greene County Memorial Cemetery, Jefferson, Pa.
  Cole, James E. — of Port Jervis, Orange County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Port Jervis, N.Y., 1952-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, James L. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Public relations consultant; candidate for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, James M. — of Winona County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 8, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Cole, James R. — of Montrose, Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Genesee County 2nd District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Cole, Janice McKenzie — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, 1994-98. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Cole, Jeanne — of California. Independent Progressive candidate for U.S. Representative from California 15th District, 1950. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Jennings B. — of South Webster, Scioto County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1964, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Cole, Jim See James C. Cole
  Cole, Jim — of North Carolina. Republican. Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Cole, John — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Speaker of the Rhode Island House of Deputies, 1767. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, John — of Rockland County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rockland County, 1804-05. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, John C. — of Louisiana, Pike County, Mo. Mayor of Louisiana, Mo., 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, John L. — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, John L. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, John N. (b. 1863) — of Andover, Essex County, Mass. Born in Groveland, Essex County, Mass., November 4, 1863. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Eighth Essex District, 1903-08; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1906-08; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, John P. — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1833 from District of Washington, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, John P. — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 3rd District, 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, John W. — of Upper Peninsula (unknown county), Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Houghton District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Jon — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 67th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Cole, Joseph E. — of Perry, Wyoming County, N.Y. Postmaster at Perry, N.Y., 1901-16. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Josiah — of Slatington, Lehigh County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Slatington, Pa., 1915-21. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Kenneth III — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Maine, 1997-2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Cole, Kenneth G. — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Cole, Kenneth J. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Cole, Kenneth W. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Cole, Larry D. — of Beaverton, Washington County, Ore. Mayor of Beaverton, Ore., 1985-87. Still living as of 1987.
  Cole, Lee — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 3rd District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Cole, Leon M. — of Sunderland, Bennington County, Vt.; Arlington, Bennington County, Vt. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1940 (alternate), 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Leonard S. — of Seneca County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Seneca County, 1932, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Leslie See E. Leslie Cole
  Cole, Loren C. — of Exeter, Barry County, Mo. Republican. Candidate in primary for Missouri state house of representatives from Barry County, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Louis M. — of California. Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Louis V. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Luther C. — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Republican. Acting postmaster at El Paso, Tex., 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Marc W. — of Albion, Orleans County, N.Y. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Orleans County, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Marc W., Jr. — of Orleans County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Orleans County, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Mark L. — of Fredericksburg, Va. Republican. Elected Virginia state house of delegates 88th District 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Cole, Martin — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Marvin C. — of Candor, Montgomery County, N.C. Republican. Chair of Montgomery County Republican Party, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Mary Dalton — of Manson, Calhoun County, Iowa; Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1940, 1948 (alternate); member of Iowa Democratic State Central Committee, 1949; secretary of Iowa Democratic Party, 1949. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Mason B. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Maurice F. (1893-1977) — of Ferndale, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Decatur, Van Buren County, Mich., July 5, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; school principal; lawyer; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1959. Presbyterian. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Exchange Club; Optimist Club. Died in Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich., May 5, 1977 (age 83 years, 304 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles F. Cole and Ida (Smith) Cole; married, August 9, 1921, to Sara Nancy Megchelsen.
  Cole, Michael K. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 36th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Cole, Mortimer N. — of Castile, Wyoming County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wyoming County, 1896-97. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Nancy — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 1st District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Cole, Nat King (1919-1965) — also known as Nathaniel Adams Coles — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., March 17, 1919. Singer; musician; actor; honored guest, Republican National Convention, 1956 ; honored guest, Democratic National Convention, 1960. African ancestry. Member, Freemasons; NAACP. Died, from lung cancer, in St. John's Hospital, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, Calif., February 15, 1965 (age 45 years, 335 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Calif.
  Relatives: Married to Nadine Robinson; married, March 28, 1948, to Maria Hawkins Ellington (1922-2012).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cole, Nathan (1825-1904) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., July 26, 1825. Republican. Mayor of St. Louis, Mo., 1869-71; U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District, 1877-79; defeated, 1878; member, Arrangements Committee, Republican National Convention, 1896. Died in St. Louis, Mo., March 4, 1904 (age 78 years, 222 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cole, Nathan — of Sheboygan, Sheboygan County, Wis. Republican. Postmaster at Sheboygan, Wis., 1882-86. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Nathan, Jr. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Nathaniel — of Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County, 1811-12. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Nehemiah — of Bucksport Center, Bucksport, Hancock County, Maine. Postmaster at Bucksport Center, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Olive C. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1916. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Orlin G. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New Mexico, 1990, 2000; candidate for U.S. Representative from New Mexico 1st District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Cole, Orsamus (1819-1903) — of Wisconsin. Born in Cazenovia, Madison County, N.Y., August 23, 1819. U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 2nd District, 1849-51; justice of Wisconsin state supreme court, 1855-80; chief justice of Wisconsin Supreme Court, 1880-92; appointed 1880. Died in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., May 5, 1903 (age 83 years, 255 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cole, Osborn A. — of Greene County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Greene County, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Oviatt — of Medina County, Ohio. Ohio auditor of state, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, P. B. — of McAlester, Pittsburg County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Cole, P. J. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Mayor of Phoenix, Ariz., 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Paul, Jr. — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Mayor of Bluefield, W.Va., 1981-89. Still living as of 1989.
  Cole, Paul F. — of Lewiston, Niagara County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984; Presidential Elector for New York, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Cole, Pearl — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Cole, Philander B. — of Marysville, Union County, Ohio. Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Dorothy Witter; father of Cornelia Cole (who married Charles Warren Fairbanks (1852-1918)).
  Political family: Davis family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cole, Phyllis (born c.1946) — of Petersburg, Grant County, W.Va. Born about 1946. Republican. Chair of Grant County Republican Party, 1983; delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Cole, Phyllis Rutledge — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Charleston, W.Va., 1983. Female. Still living as of 1983.
  Cole, R. Clint See Raymond Clinton Cole
  Cole, R. Guy, Jr. See Ransey Guy Cole, Jr.
  Cole, R. W. — of Barbourville, Knox County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Ralph Dayton (1873-1932) — also known as Ralph D. Cole — of Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio. Born in Vanlue, Hancock County, Ohio, November 30, 1873. Republican. Hancock County Clerk, 1897-99; lawyer; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1900; U.S. Representative from Ohio 8th District, 1905-11; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916, 1924, 1928 (speaker); colonel in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate in primary for Governor of Ohio, 1920. Member, American Legion. Injured in an automobile accident near Parkman, Ohio, and died in the hospital at Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio, October 15, 1932 (age 58 years, 320 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Findlay, Ohio.
  Relatives: Brother of Raymond Clinton Cole (1870-1957).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Cole, Ralph H. — of Holdrege, Phelps County, Neb. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Cole, Ralph W. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Whig. Postmaster at Grand Rapids, Mich., 1849-53; mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich., 1851-52. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Ramus M. — of Daviess County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Daviess County, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Ransey Guy, Jr. (b. 1951) — also known as R. Guy Cole, Jr. — Born in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., 1951. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, 1995-. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Cole, Ray V. — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Wallingford, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Raymond Clinton (1870-1957) — also known as R. Clint Cole — of Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio. Born in Biglick Township, Hancock County, Ohio, August 21, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Ohio 8th District, 1919-25; defeated, 1924. Died in Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio, February 8, 1957 (age 86 years, 171 days). Interment at Bright Cemetery, Findlay, Ohio.
  Relatives: Brother of Ralph Dayton Cole (1873-1932).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cole, Richard — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 25th District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Cole, Richard D. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 1st District, 1871, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Rickey L. — of Mississippi. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Cole, Robert — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Cole, Robert, Jr. — of Troy, Pike County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Cole, Robert L. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 8th District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
Roy A. Cole Cole, Roy A. (b. 1896) — of Montcalm, Mercer County, W.Va. Born in Shawsville, Montgomery County, Va., April 21, 1896. Republican. School teacher; funeral director; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mercer County, 1927-30; defeated, 1940. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Kiwanis. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929
  Cole, Rudy — of California. Democrat. Member, Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Cole, Samuel J. — of Seaford, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Cole, Sands — of North Stonington, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from North Stonington, 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Sands — of Knowlesville, Orleans County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orleans County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Scott — of Huntington, Huntington County, Ind. Postmaster at Huntington, Ind., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Scott W. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Cole, Seth B. — of Steuben County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 1st District, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Seth T. — of Catskill, Greene County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 29th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Sharon — of East Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Cole, Sheppard B. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Sherman C. — of Rock County, Wis. Progressive. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Rock County 1st District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Silas Wattles (1797-1875) — also known as Silas W. Cole — of Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio. Born in Chenango County, N.Y., August 2, 1797. Wagon maker; mayor of Portsmouth, Ohio, 1835-36. Methodist. Died in Scioto County, Ohio, January 6, 1875 (age 77 years, 157 days). Interment at Greenlawn Cemetery, Portsmouth, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Silas Cole and Dinah (Crawford) Cole; married, November 22, 1822, to Elizabeth Huston (died 1861); married, January 27, 1864, to Antoinette (Vincent) Squires; father of Joseph H. Cole (Second Lieutenant, Union Army, killed at Battle of Chickamauga, 1863).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cole, Solomon — of Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Glastonbury, 1825-26; member of Connecticut state senate 2nd District, 1840. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Stephen S. — of Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County 1st District, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Sterling See William Sterling Cole
  Cole, Taylor — of Aberdeen, Harford County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Aberdeen, Md., 1873-81. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Thomas — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 48, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Cole, Thomas D. — of New York. Conservative. Candidate for New York state comptroller, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Cole, Thomas F. — of Ironwood, Gogebic County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Thomas J. — U.S. Vice Consul in Geneva, as of 1938; Havana, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Thomas Kenneth — of Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Grafton, W.Va., 1963-72 (acting, 1963-64). Still living as of 1972.
  Cole, Thomas O. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Oneida County 1st District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Tim — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Cole, Timothy — of New York. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 28th District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Tom — of Yuma, Yuma County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Cole, Tom (b. 1949) — of Moore, Cleveland County, Okla. Born in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La., April 28, 1949. Republican. University faculty; staff, U.S. Rep. Mickey Edwards, 1982-84; Oklahoma Republican state chair, 1985-89; member of Oklahoma state senate, 1988-91; secretary of state of Oklahoma, 1995-99; U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 4th District, 2003-. Methodist. Chickasaw Indian ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Cole, Tom Hunt — also known as Tom H. Cole — of New Albany, Union County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1948, 1956 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, W. Alexander See Wiley Alexander Cole
  Cole, W. G. See William G. Cole
  Cole, W. H. B. — of Virginia. Farmer-Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Mrs. W. L. — of Union, Franklin County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, W. Sterling See William Sterling Cole
W. W. Cole Cole, W. W. — of Tempe, Maricopa County, Ariz. Mayor of Tempe, Ariz., 1937-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: City of Tempe
  Cole, Wallace W. — of Salem, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1893; member of New Hampshire state senate 20th District, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Wallis — of Salida, Chaffee County, Colo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Walter — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County, 1823, 1831. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Walter E. — of Hartland, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartland; elected 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Warren B. — of Christiansted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virgin Islands, 2008 (delegation chair), 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Cole, Wayne — of East Ely, White Pine County, Nev. Democrat. Member of Nevada state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, Wiley Alexander (1910-1987) — also known as W. Alexander Cole — of Montezuma, Macon County, Ga. Born in Georgia, November 9, 1910. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1960. Died August 10, 1987 (age 76 years, 274 days). Interment at Felton Cemetery, Montezuma, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Wiley Thompson Cole (1887-1945) and Effie Lee (Whatley) Cole (1892-1865).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Cole, William A. — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, William A. — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 10th District, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, William A. — of Tennessee. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 3rd District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Cole, William C. — of Lawrenceville, Gwinnett County, Ga. Postmaster at Lawrenceville, Ga., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, William Clay (1897-1965) — also known as William C. Cole — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Born near Fillmore, Andrew County, Mo., August 29, 1897. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army on the Mexican border; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 2nd District, 1940; U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1943-49, 1953-55 (3rd District 1943-49, 6th District 1953-55); defeated, 1948 (3rd District), 1950 (3rd District), 1954 (6th District). Member, Lions; Odd Fellows; Elks; Moose; Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died September 23, 1965 (age 68 years, 25 days). Interment at Fillmore Cemetery, Fillmore, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, August 29, 1927, to Esther Leah Arnold.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cole, William E., Jr. — of Fort Totten, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. U.S. Vice Consul in Vancouver, 1938; Naples, 1939; SAINT John's, as of 1943; U.S. Consul in Quebec City, as of 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, William G. (d. 1877) — also known as W. G. Cole — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Mayor of Frederick, Md., 1859-65. Died July 25, 1877. Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Md.
  Cole, William H. — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1873-74, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, William Hinson (1837-1886) — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan.; Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., January 11, 1837. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Kansas territorial House of Representatives, 1857; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Maryland 3rd District, 1885-86; died in office 1886. Catholic. Died in Washington, D.C., July 8, 1886 (age 49 years, 178 days). Interment at New Cathedral Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cole, William L. — of St. Louis, Mo.; Union, Franklin County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1912, 1916; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1920 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, William M. — of Derry, Rockingham County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state senate 22nd District, 1933-42; candidate in primary for Governor of New Hampshire, 1942. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, William N. — of Williamson, Mingo County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Williamson, W.Va., 1914-21. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, William Purrington, Jr. (1889-1957) — also known as William P. Cole, Jr. — of Towson, Baltimore County, Md. Born in Towson, Baltimore County, Md., May 11, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Maryland 2nd District, 1927-29, 1931-43; Judge of U.S. Customs Court, 1942-52; Associate Judge of U.S. Court of Customs and Patent Appeals, 1952-57. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Odd Fellows; Junior Order; Phi Kappa Sigma. Died in Baltimore, Md., September 22, 1957 (age 68 years, 134 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Purrington Cole and Ida Estelle (Stocksdale) Cole; married, June 27, 1918, to Edith Moore Cole.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cole, William S. — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cole, William Sterling (1904-1987) — also known as W. Sterling Cole — of Bath, Steuben County, N.Y. Born in Painted Post, Steuben County, N.Y., April 18, 1904. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1935-57 (37th District 1935-45, 39th District 1945-53, 37th District 1953-57). Presbyterian. Member, Sigma Nu; Phi Beta Kappa; Pi Delta Epsilon; Delta Sigma Rho; Freemasons. Died in Washington, D.C., March 15, 1987 (age 82 years, 331 days). Interment somewhere in Bath, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Ernest Ethelbert Cole and Minnie (Pierce) Cole; married, July 3, 1929, to Mary Elizabeth Thomas.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cole, Willie Mae — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives, 1972 (5th District), 1974 (4th District); candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 7th District, 1978. Female. Still living as of 1978.
  Cole, Willoughby (b. 1857) — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif., November 20, 1857. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of California, 1890-92. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Cornelius Cole and Olive (Colegrove) Cole (1833-1918); married, June 15, 1904, to Geraldine Fitzgerald; first cousin of David Cyrus Cole (1848-1921).
  Political family: Cole family of Sacramento and Los Angeles, California.


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