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COLLINS-DOERRER (Soundex C452) — See also COLLINS, DOERRER.

  Collins-Doerrer, Laleen — of Illinois. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


COLLINS-SORRELLS (Soundex C452) — See also COLLINS, SORRELLS.

  Collins Sorrells, Rosie — Democrat. Member of Texas state board of education 13th District; elected 1994; elected unopposed 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.


COLLINSON (Soundex C452) — See also ALLINSON, BEILINSON, COLLI, COLLIN, COLLING, COLLINGE, COLLINGS, COLLINGWOOD, COLLINGWORTH, COLLINI, COLLINS, COLLINSWORTH, COLLINWOOD, COLLISON, DOLLINS, FINLINSON, HOLLINS, HOLLINSHEAD, HOLLINSHED, HOLLINSWORTH, LINSON, NICOLSON, RAWLINSON, ROLLINS, ROLLINSON, ROWLINSON, SCOLLINS, TOMLINSON.

  Collinson, Joseph N., Jr. — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Collinson, T. J. See Thomas J. Collinson
  Collinson, Thomas J. — also known as T. J. Collinson — of Tupper Lake, Franklin County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940 (alternate), 1944; chair of Franklin County Republican Party, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collinson, William Robert (1912-1995) — Born in Chariton, Lucas County, Iowa, August 26, 1912. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri, 1965-80; took senior status 1980; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Missouri, 1965-80; took senior status 1980. Died in Springfield, Greene County, Mo., June 1, 1995 (age 82 years, 279 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


COLLINSWORTH (Soundex C452) — See also AINSWORTH, ALLENSWORTH, BINSWANGER, COLLIN, COLLING, COLLINGE, COLLINGS, COLLINGWOOD, COLLINGWORTH, COLLINI, COLLINS, COLLINSON, COLLINWOOD, DOLLINS, ENSWORTH, FARNSWORTH, HAINSWORTH, HAYNSWORTH, HOLLINS, HOLLINSHEAD, HOLLINSHED, HOLLINSWORTH, ROLLINS, ROLLINSON, SCOLLINS, UNSWORTH.

  COLLINSWORTH: See also William Collinsworth Steagall — E. Dennis White, Jr.
  Collinsworth, James (1806-1838) — Born in Tennessee, 1806. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, 1829-35; served in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence; delegate to Texas Republic Republic constitutional convention from District of Brazoria, 1836; signer, Texas Declaration of Independence, 1836; Texas Republic Secretary of State, 1836; Attorney General of the Texas Republic, 1836; member of Texas Republic Senate from District of Brazoria, 1836; justice of Texas Republic supreme court, 1837. Member, Freemasons. While a candidate for the presidency of the Texas Republic, jumped off a boat and drowned in Galveston Bay, 1838 (age about 32 years). Interment at Founders Memorial Park, Houston, Tex.
  Collingsworth County, Tex. is named for him.


COLLINWOOD (Soundex C453) — See also COLLIN, COLLING, COLLINGE, COLLINGS, COLLINGWOOD, COLLINGWORTH, COLLINI, COLLINS, COLLINSON, COLLINSWORTH, ELLINWOOD, FULLINWIDER, HAINWORTH, INWOOD, LINWELL, SCOLLINS, TWINWO.

  Collinwood, Kathleen McConkie — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Utah 1st District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


COLLIS (Soundex C420) — See also CALLIS, CLOIS, COLES, COLL, COLLAS, COLLI, COLLINS, COLLISON, COLLISTER, COWLES, CULLIS, DOLLISON, HOLLIS, HOLLIST, HOLLISTER, KOLIS, LISCO, MCCOLLISTER, MOLLIS, MOLLISON, OLLIS, ROLLISSON, TOLLISON.

  COLLIS: See also Collis M. Callihan — Mrs. Collis P. Moore
  Collis, Edwin J. — U.S. Vice Consul in Sault SAINTE Marie, as of 1926-32. Burial location unknown.
  Collis, Tom, Jr. — of Forest Park, Cook County, Ill. Mayor of Forest Park, Ill., 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COLLISON (Soundex C425) — See also CALLISON, COLESON, COLL, COLLI, COLLINSON, COLLIS, COLLISTER, CULLISON, DOLLISON, HOLLIS, HOLLIST, HOLLISTER, ISON, KELLISON, MCCOLLISTER, MOLLIS, MOLLISON, OLLIS, ROLLISSON, TOLLISON.

  COLLISON: See also Edwin William Klump
  Collison, Charles C. — of Saginaw County, Mich. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 10th Circuit, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Collison, Jeanine — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Collison, Jeffrey C. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Independent candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Collison, Lewis H. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 4th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Collison, Norman — of Bridgeville, Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1936 (alternate), 1940; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Delaware, 1945-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collison, Ralph M. (1908-1975) — of Bridgeville, Sussex County, Del. Born May 2, 1908. Democrat. Fertilizer dealer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 2nd District, 1949-50. Episcopalian. Died in Bridgeville, Sussex County, Del., February 8, 1975 (age 66 years, 282 days). Interment at Bridgeville Cemetery, Bridgeville, Del.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


COLLISTER (Soundex C423) — See also ALISTER, CALLISTER, CLUSTER, COLLESTER, COLLI, COLLIS, COLLISON, DOLLISON, HOLLIS, HOLLIST, HOLLISTER, KOLSTER, LISTER, MACALISTER, MACALLISTER, MCALISTER, MCALLISTER, MCCALISTER, MCCALLISTER, MCCLISTER, MCCOLLISTER, MOLLIS, MOLLISON, OLLIS, PALLISTER, ROLLISSON, TOLLISON.

  Collister, L. G. — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.


COLLOM (Soundex C450) — See also COLL, COLLOMS, COLLORD, COLLOTON, COLLUM, COLOM, CULLOM, CULLUM, HOLLOM, HOLLOMAN, HOLLOMON, MCCOLLOCH, MCCOLLOM, MCCOLLOUGH, POLLOM, SCOLLO, SCOLLON.

  Collom, William M. — of Burlington County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1856. Burial location unknown.


COLLOMS (Soundex C452) — See also BLOMSTROM, CALMES, COLL, COLLOM, COLLORD, COLLOTON, HOLLOM, HOLLOMAN, HOLLOMON, KALMIS, KELLEMS, KELLUMS, KLIMIS, LOMSDAHL, MCCOLLOCH, MCCOLLOM, MCCOLLOUGH, POLLOM, SCOLLO, SCOLLON, SLOMSKY.

  Colloms, Albert L. — of Westchester County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 31st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COLLORD (Soundex C463) — See also CALLARD, CLARDY, CLARIDA, COLCORD, COLL, COLLARD, COLLOM, COLLOMS, COLLOTON, COLORADO, EISENLORD, GAYLORD, LORD, LORDELL, LORDI, MCCOLLOCH, MCCOLLOM, MCCOLLOUGH, PALLORD, SCOLLO, SCOLLON, VOLLOR.

  Collord, I. R. — of Metairie, Jefferson Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COLLOTON (Soundex C435) — See also COLL, COLLETON, COLLOM, COLLOMS, COLLORD, CULLOTON, DOTON, FLOTO, HOOTON, KLOTOVICH, LOTOWSKI, MCCOLLOCH, MCCOLLOM, MCCOLLOUGH, NOROTON, NOTON, OTON, OTONIEL, RHOTON, ROTONDI, SCOLLO, SCOLLON, SLOTOROFF, WOOTON, ZLOTOFF, ZLOTOWITZ.

  Colloton, Steven M. (b. 1963) — Born in Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, 1963. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 2003-. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile


COLLUM (Soundex C450) — See also APOLLUS, CALLUM, CLOUM, COLL, COLLOM, COLLUMB, COLOM, CULLOM, CULLUM, GOLLUB, HOLLUB, MACCOLLUM, MCCOLLUM, POLLUM.

  Collum, Harold — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 3rd District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Collum, Rick — Republican. Candidate in primary for Georgia insurance commissioner, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Collum, Thad L. — of Fayetteville, Onondaga County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 45th District, 1967. Still living as of 1967.


COLLUMB (Soundex C451) — See also APOLLUS, COLL, COLLUM, COULOMB, COULOMBE, CULLUMBER, GOLLUB, HOLLUB, MACCOLLUM, MCCOLLUM, POLLUM.

  Collumb, Peter J. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 4th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.


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

  Collver, David — Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Collver, George W. — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1852. Burial location unknown.


COLLY (Soundex C400) — See also CLOY, COLEY, COLIE, COLL, COLLEY, COLLI, COLLIE, COLLYER, COLLYMORE, COLY, COLYE, COOLEY, COOLLEY, COWLEY, CULLEY, JOLLY, KEWLEY, KULIE, LOCY, SOLLY.

  COLLY: See also James Colly Farthing
  Colly, Samuel A., Jr. — of Havelock, Craven County, N.C. Candidate for mayor of Havelock, N.C., 2009. Still living as of 2009.


COLLYER (Soundex C460) — See also BILLYE, COLER, COLL, COLLER, COLLIER, COLLY, COLLYMORE, COLYAR, COLYER, COOLER, CORLEY, CORYELL, COULER, CROLEY, CROYLE, CULLER, CUYLER, HELLYER, HILLYER, ILLYES, KOEHLER, KOELLER, KOHLER, KOLLER, KOLYER, KUHLER, LELLYETT, WILLYE.

  COLLYER: See also Wirt Franklin — John W. Gates — Isaac Requa
  Collyer, Jesse A., Jr. — of Ossining, Westchester County, N.Y. Mayor of Ossining, N.Y., 1953-59. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collyer, Rita — of Lisbon, Grafton County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 2nd District, 1938 (Republican primary), 1942 (Republican primary), 1944 (Independent Republican); delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Lisbon, 1956. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Collyer, Rosemary M. (b. 1945) — Born in Port Chester, Westchester County, N.Y., 1945. U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia, 2002-16; took senior status 2016. Female. Still living as of 2016.
  See also federal judicial profile


COLLYMORE (Soundex C456) — See also CLAYMORE, COLEMAR, COLEMER, COLLAMER, COLLAMORE, COLLY, COLLYER, CULLIMORE, HAYMORE, MCCLYMONDS, MYLLYMAKI, PLYMON, PLYMOUTH, SEYMORE, SOLYMOSSY, TAYMOR, WYMORE.

  Collymore, Victor — of Bellevue, King County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


COLM (Soundex C450) — See also COLMAN, COLMAR, COLMENARES, COLMER, COLMERY, COLMEY, COLMON, COLOM, KELM, MALCOLM, MCCOLL, MCCOLM, MCCOLMAN, MCCOOL.

  COLM: See also Colm F. Connolly


COLMAN (Soundex C455) — See also BOLMAN, CALMAN, CILMAN, COLAN, COLEMAN, COLM, COLMAR, COLMENARES, COLMER, COLMERY, COLMEY, COLMON, COLOMAN, COLSMAN, COLTMAN, COMAN, COOLMAN, CULLMAN, DOLMAN, HOLMAN, KOHLMAN, KOLLMAN, KOOLMAN, KUHLMAN, KUHLMANN, KULLMAN, MALCOLM, MCCOLM, MCCOLMAN, OLMAN, POOLMAN, TOLMAN, WOOLMAN.

  COLMAN: See also Edward Stuyvesant Bragg — Colman Neuer — Victor Rosewater — Colman Sasso
  Colman, Blaine T. — of Highland Park, Wayne County, Mich. Mayor of Highland Park, Mich.; elected 1938, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colman, Elihu — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1890-93. Burial location unknown.
  Colman, George T. — of New York. Born in New York. U.S. Vice Consul in Sao Paulo, 1918-19, 1943; Rio de Janeiro, as of 1921; U.S. Consul in Punta Arenas, as of 1924; Pará, as of 1949. Burial location unknown.
  Colman, Harry See Henry F. Colman
  Colman, Henry F. — also known as Harry Colman — of Yuma, Yuma County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1948, 1952 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colman, Huston B. (1853-1917) — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in Michigan, June 8, 1853. Republican. Member of Michigan state senate 9th District, 1897-98; postmaster at Kalamazoo, Mich., 1899-1916. Died in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich., March 29, 1917 (age 63 years, 294 days). Interment at Mountain Home Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Fannie Z. Lovell (1850-1884) and Katherine Fletcher (1852-1914).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Norman J. Colman Colman, Norman Jay (1827-1911) — also known as Norman J. Colman — of New Albany, Floyd County, Ind.; St. Louis, Mo. Born near Richfield Springs, Otsego County, N.Y., May 16, 1827. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1875-77; defeated, 1868; U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, 1889. Member, Freemasons. Editor and publisher of an agricultural newspaper. Died, of apoplexy, in St. Louis, Mo., November 3, 1911 (age 84 years, 171 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Hamilton Colman and Nancy (Sprague) Colman; married 1851 to Clara Porter (died 1863); married 1866 to Catherine 'Kate' Wright (died 1897).
  See also NNDB dossier
  Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
  Colman, Pearle Tyler — of Michigan. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1927; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1928; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Colman, Samuel (b. 1933) — of Monsey, Rockland County, N.Y. Born in Wadowice, Poland, January 14, 1933. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1976, 2000; member of New York state assembly 93rd District, 1985-. Jewish. Still living as of 2001.


COLMAR (Soundex C456) — See also COLEMAR, COLM, COLMAN, COLMENARES, COLMER, COLMERY, COLMEY, COLMON, COLNAR, COMAR, FOLMAR, MALCOLM, MALCOR, MCCARROL, MCCARROLL, MCCOLLAR, MCCOLM, MCCOLMAN, VOLMARI.

  COLMAR: See also Benjamin R. Honecker


COLMENARES (Soundex C455) — See also ALMENA, CASTANARES, COLM, COLMAN, COLMAR, COLMER, COLMERY, COLMEY, COLMON, DEBORDENARE, HOLMEN, LINARES, MALCOLM, MANZANARES, MCCOLM, MCCOLMAN, MENARD, MENARY, VANDENAREND.

  Colmenares, Carlos César — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Philadelphia, Pa., 1926. Burial location unknown.


COLMER (Soundex C456) — See also CALMER, CELMER, COLEMER, COLER, COLM, COLMAN, COLMAR, COLMENARES, COLMERY, COLMEY, COLMON, COMER, FOLMER, HOLMER, KOHLMEYER, KOHLMIER, KOHLMYER, MALCOLM, MCCOLM, MCCOLMAN, VOLMER, VOLMERHAUS.

  Colmer, William Meyers (1890-1980) — also known as William M. Colmer — of Pascagoula, Jackson County, Miss. Born in Moss Point, Jackson County, Miss., February 11, 1890. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Jackson County Attorney, 1921-27; U.S. Representative from Mississippi, 1933-73 (6th District 1933-63, 5th District 1963-73); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960; candidate for U.S. Senator from Mississippi, 1947. Methodist. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Freemasons; Woodmen; Rotary; Pi Kappa Alpha; Elks. Died in Pascagoula, Jackson County, Miss., September 9, 1980 (age 90 years, 211 days). Interment at Machpelah Cemetery, Pascagoula, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Colmer and Anna S. (Meyers) Colmer; married, September 17, 1917, to Ruth Miner.
  Cross-reference: Trent Lott
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


COLMERY (Soundex C456) — See also COLM, COLMAN, COLMAR, COLMENARES, COLMER, COLMEY, COLMON, COMERY, CROMLEY, FOLMER, HOLMER, MALCOLM, MCCOLM, MCCOLMAN, MCELROY, MCLEROY, MERY, VOLMER, VOLMERHAUS.

  Colmery, Harry W. (1890-1979) — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Born in 1890. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1936; drafter the G.I. Bill of Rights in 1943. Member, American Legion. Died in 1979 (age about 89 years). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Topeka, Kan.
  Colmery, Robert — of Washington, Washington County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Washington, Pa., 1840-45. Burial location unknown.


COLMEY (Soundex C450) — See also COLEY, COLM, COLMAN, COLMAR, COLMENARES, COLMER, COLMERY, COLMON, COMEY, COMLEY, KALMEY, KELMAY, MALCOLM, MCCOLLEY, MCCOLM, MCCOLMAN.

  Colmey, John — of Canandaigua, Ontario County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 31st District, 1910; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1919; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.


COLMON (Soundex C455) — See also COLM, COLMAN, COLMAR, COLMENARES, COLMER, COLMERY, COLMEY, COLON, MALCOLM, MCCOLM, MCCOLMAN, OLMOS, ZOLMON.

  COLMON: See also Colmon Elridge III


COLNAR (Soundex C456) — See also ALCORN, ALLCORN, CARLLON, CARLON, CLARON, COLMAR, COLNE, FRESCOLN, JOLNA, KELLNER, LINCOLN, MOLNAA, MOLNAR, MOLNAU, SCOLNIK, ZOLNAY.

  Colnar, Joseph — of Roseville, Placer County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COLNE (Soundex C450) — See also COLE, COLEEN, COLEN, COLNAR, CONE, CONLEE, CONNELL, COOLEN, FRESCOLN, KOELN, KOLN, LINCOLN, MOLNER, OLNESS, OLNEY, SCOLNIK, WOOLNER, ZOLNEROWICZ.

  Colné, William W. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly, 1906-12 (Kings County 4th District 1906, Kings County 11th District 1907-12). Burial location unknown.


COLOGNE (Soundex C425) — See also BILOGNA, BOLOGNESI, COLGAN, COLLIGAN, CULLIGAN, ECOLOGY, KOROLOGOS.

  Cologne, Gordon — of Indio, Riverside County, Calif. Mayor of Indio, Calif., 1955-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COLOM (Soundex C450) — See also COLLOM, COLLUM, COLM, COLOMAN, COLOMBI, COLOMBO, COLON, CULLOM, CULLUM, SOLOM.

  Colom, Vilma — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996, 2000; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 2000; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Colom, Wilbur (born c.1950) — of Columbus, Lowndes County, Miss. Born about 1950. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


COLOMAN (Soundex C455) — See also BARTHOLOMAEUS, CALEMAN, CALLAMAN, COLEMAN, COLMAN, COLOM, COLOMBI, COLOMBO, COOLMAN, HOLLOMAN, HOLOMAN, JEROLOMAN, KALAMEN, KELEMEN, KLOMAN, LOMAN, OMAN, SLOMAN, SOLOMAN.

  COLOMAN: See also Coloman Jonas


COLOMBI (Soundex C451) — See also ABERCROMBIE, AMBERCROMBIE, COLOM, COLOMAN, COLOMBO, COLUMBIA, CROMBIE, GOLOMB, GOLOMBIEWSKI, PALOMBIA.

  Colombi, Letitia Gayle — also known as Letitia G. Colombi; Tish Colombi — of Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J. Mayor of Haddonfield, N.J., 2001-13. Female. Still living as of 2013.
  Colombi, Tish See Letitia Gayle Colombi


COLOMBO (Soundex C451) — See also BOMBOLISKI, COLOM, COLOMAN, COLOMBI, COLUMBO, GOLOMB, GOLOMBIEWSKI, GOMBOS, POMBO, ROMBOUTS, SOMBORN, TOMBO, TOMBOULIAN.

  Colombo, Emil William — of Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1941. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colombo, Gino R. (b. 1939) — of Nutter Fort, Harrison County, W.Va. Born in Harrison County, W.Va., October 27, 1939. Democrat. Coal broker; real estate business; member of West Virginia state house of delegates, 1971-78 (Harrison County 1971-74, 25th District 1975-78); member of West Virginia state senate 13th District, 1979-86; defeated, 1986. Catholic. Italian ancestry. Member, Lions; Moose; Izaak Walton League; Sigma Nu. Still living as of 1986.
  Relatives: Son of Sam Colombo and Lenora Colombo; married to Virginia Pair.
  Colombo, Jimmy — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Mayor of Parkersburg, W.Va., 1999. Still living as of 1999.
  Colombo, Louis A. — of Hamden, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hamden, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Colombo, Louis J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Colombo, Robert J. — of Wayne County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1977-81. Still living as of 1981.
  Colombo, Robert J., Jr. — of Wayne County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1985-2001. Still living as of 2012.
  Colombo, Samuel — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


COLON (Soundex C450) — See also CLOON, COLAN, COLEN, COLHOUN, COLIN, COLMON, COLOM, COLON-BILBRAUT, COLONA, COLOND, COLONEL, COLONELL, COLONNA, COLONY, COLSON, COLTON, CONLON, COON, COULON, DAVILA-COLON, GOLON, HERNANDEZ-COLON, KOLOIAN, SOLON.

  COLON: See also Luisette Cabañas Colon — Julizutle Colón Bilbraut — Nidia Davila-Colon — Aida M. Delgado-Colon — Colon L. Hall — Rafael Hernández Colón — Colon C. Lillie
  Colón, Brian S. — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 2000, 2004, 2008; New Mexico Democratic state chair, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Colon, Carmen — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 2008; Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Colon, Carmen M. — of French Plaza, San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Colon, Jessica — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Colon, Jesus — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate, 1952 (8th District), 1954 (13th District). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colón, Jesús — of Orocovis, Orocovis Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Colon, John — of Bradenton, Manatee County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Colón, Jorge — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Colón, José E. — Governor of Puerto Rico, 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colon, Leslie — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Colon, Manuel Angel — of Essex County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 29th District, 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  Colon, Pedro — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2000, 2008; Presidential Elector for Wisconsin, 2000. Still living as of 2008.
  Colon, Ramiro L. — of Ponce, Ponce Municipio, Puerto Rico. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1948, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1956, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colon, Ramon — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly 50th District, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Colón, Yaira E. — of Arecibo, Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


COLON-BILBRAUT (Soundex C451) — See also BILBRAUT, COLON.

  Colón Bilbraut, Julizutle — of Guayama, Guayama Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


COLONA (Soundex C450) — See also CABALONA, COLAIANNI, COLIANNI, COLLINI, COLON, COLOND, COLONEL, COLONELL, COLONNA, COLONY, ILONA, KALANI, KALINA, KEAULANA, LONA, LONABAUGH, LONAN, MALONA, MCCLONAHAN, MILONAS, SLONAKER, VARSALONA.

  Colona, Mike — Democrat. Elected Missouri state house of representatives 80th District 2012. Still living as of 2012.


COLOND (Soundex C453) — See also CALLAND, CHOLAND, COLON, COLONA, COLONEL, COLONELL, COLONNA, COLONY, KEELAND, KELLAND, KIELLAND, YOLONDA.

  COLOND: See also Colond W. LeGrand


COLONEL (Soundex C454) — See also COLON, COLONA, COLOND, COLONELL, COLONNA, COLONY, MOLONEY, PAOLONE, POLONETSKY, TRONOLONE.

  Colonel: See Samuel Hungerford
  Colonel Bob: See Robert Campbelle Slaughter
  Colonel McCormick: See Robert Rutherford McCormick
  Colonel McCosmic: See Robert Rutherford McCormick
  Colonel, The: See Joseph Edward Fletcher — Theodore Roosevelt


COLONELL (Soundex C454) — See also COLON, COLONA, COLOND, COLONEL, COLONNA, COLONY, MOLONEY, NELL, ONELL, PAOLONE, POLONETSKY, TRONOLONE.

  Colonell, Ralph S. — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at San Diego, Calif., 1961-76 (acting, 1961). Still living as of 1976.


COLONNA (Soundex C450) — See also COLAIANNI, COLIANNI, COLLINI, COLON, COLONA, COLOND, COLONEL, COLONELL, COLONY, KALANI, KALINA, KEAULANA, LONNQUIST, LONNY, ONNA, SHALONN.

  Colonna, Antonio — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 1st District, 1915. Burial location unknown.


COLONY (Soundex C450) — See also COLAIANNI, COLIANNI, COLLINI, COLON, COLONA, COLOND, COLONEL, COLONELL, COLONNA, CONNOLLY, CONNOLY, DELONY, KALANI, KALINA, KEAULANA, MALONY, MELONY, MOLONY, VASALONYER.

  COLONY: See also Melvin Ohio Adams
  Colony, Horatio — of Keene, Cheshire County, N.H. Mayor of Keene, N.H., 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Colony, Ormond E. — of Keene, Cheshire County, N.H. Postmaster at Keene, N.H., 1887. Burial location unknown.


COLOPY (Soundex C410) — See also CHALUPA, KOPYDLOWSKI, MCTOPY.

  Colopy, Chad G. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


COLORADO (Soundex C463) — See also ANDOLORA, CALLARD, CLARDY, CLARIDA, COLLARD, COLLORD, DORADO, FORADER, KORADI, MOORADIAN, MORADKHAN, RADO, SOLORIO.

  Colorado, Antonio J. (b. 1939) — of Hato Rey, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico; San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., September 8, 1939. Puerto Rico secretary of state, 1990-92; Resident Commissioner to U.S. Congress from Puerto Rico, 1992-93; defeated (Popular Democratic), 1992; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1996. Still living as of 1998.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Colorado, El: See John William Smith


COLOSIMO (Soundex C425) — See also COLOSSUS, NICOLOSI, RIGOLOSI.

  COLOSIMO: See also Patrick James Duggan, Jr.


COLOSSUS (Soundex C422) — See also CAZEDESSUS, CLAUSIUS, COLOSIMO, COSSUM, DELASSUS, FOSSUM, KOLAZAS, KOSSUTH, NICOLOSI, OLOSSON, ROSSUCK, ROSSUM.

  Colossus of Independence, The: See John Adams


COLPOYS (Soundex C412) — See also CLAPES, CLAPS, COLPRITTS, CULPS, KLEPS, POYSELL, SCOLPONETI, VOLPONI.

  Colpoys, Francis Leo (b. 1884) — also known as Francis L. Colpoys — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 7, 1884. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Fifteenth Suffolk District, 1909-11. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Ancient Order of Hibernians; Catholic Order of Foresters; Order of Heptasophs. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Colpoys and Margaret Colpoys; brother of John Bernard Colpoys (1876-1944?).
  Colpoys, John Bernard (1876-c.1944) — also known as John B. Colpoys — of Washington, D.C. Born in Massachusetts, June 17, 1876. Democrat. Publisher of weekly newspaper, The Trade Unionist; president, Washington (D.C.) Central Labor Union; delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1912 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1916 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1920, 1928, 1932, 1936; U.S. Marshal for the District of Columbia, 1934-44. Died about 1944 (age about 68 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Colpoys and Margaret Colpoys; brother of Francis Leo Colpoys (1884-?).


COLPRITTS (Soundex C416) — See also ALPROVIS, BRITTS, COLPOYS, DELPRADO, DELPRETE, ELLIFRITTS, FRITTS, HALPRIN, HEILPRIN, PRITT, PRITTS, SCOLPONETI.

  Colpritts, G. A. — of Barnesville, Belmont County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1904. Burial location unknown.


COLQUHOUN (Soundex C425) — See also COLQUITT, FARQUHAR, FARQUHARSON, MCILQUHAM, URQUHART.

  Colquhoun, Archibald — of Steele County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 12, 1873, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Colquhoun, John — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 4th District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colquhoun, Ludovic (1804-1882) — also known as Ludwig Colquhoun — of Texas. Born in 1804. Member of Texas Republic Senate from District of Bexar, 1842. Died December 4, 1882 (age about 78 years). Interment at City Cemetery No. 1, San Antonio, Tex.
  Colquhoun, Ludwig See Ludovic Colquhoun


COLQUITT (Soundex C423) — See also COLQUHOUN, HILLQUIT, QUITTNER, QUITTSCHREIBER.

  COLQUITT: See also Lamartine Griffin Hardman
  Colquitt, Adrian B. — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. U.S. Vice Consul in Port Elizabeth, 1938; Panama, 1938; Calcutta, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colquitt, Alfred Holt (1824-1894) — also known as Alfred H. Colquitt — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Monroe, Walton County, Ga., April 20, 1824. Democrat. Lawyer; planter; U.S. Representative from Georgia 2nd District, 1853-55; member of Georgia state legislature, 1859; delegate to Georgia secession convention, 1861; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1868; received 5 electoral votes for Vice-President, 1872; Governor of Georgia, 1877-82; U.S. Senator from Georgia, 1883-94; died in office 1894. Died in Washington, D.C., March 26, 1894 (age 69 years, 340 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Walter Terry Colquitt (1799-1855).
  Political family: Lane-Colquitt family of North Carolina.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Colquitt, J. W. — of Arkansas. Arkansas land commissioner, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Colquitt, Noyle — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Colquitt, Oscar Branch (1861-1940) — also known as Oscar B. Colquitt — of Pittsburg, Camp County, Tex.; Terrell, Kaufman County, Tex. Born in Camilla, Mitchell County, Ga., December 16, 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper publisher; oil business; member of Texas state senate 9th District, 1895-98; Governor of Texas, 1911-15; defeated, 1906; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1916; member, U.S. Board of Railway Labor Mediation. Methodist. Died March 8, 1940 (age 78 years, 83 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Jefferson Colquitt and Ann Elizabeth (Burkhalter) Colquitt; married, December 9, 1885, to Alice Murrell.
  Colquitt, Walter Terry (1799-1855) — also known as Walter T. Colquitt — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Born in Halifax County, Va., December 27, 1799. Member of Georgia state legislature, 1830; U.S. Representative from Georgia at-large, 1839-40, 1842-43; U.S. Senator from Georgia, 1843-48. Died in Macon, Bibb County, Ga., May 7, 1855 (age 55 years, 131 days). Interment at Linwood Cemetery, Columbus, Ga.
  Relatives: Father of Alfred Holt Colquitt (1824-1894); first cousin by marriage of Joseph Lane.
  Political family: Lane-Colquitt family of North Carolina.
  Colquitt County, Ga. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Colquitt, William — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 33rd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.


COLSELYEA (Soundex C424) — See also ALYEA, CLAUSEL, CLAUSELLE, COLSMAN, COLSON, COLSTON, CONSELYEA, HALSELL, HELSEL, HELYER, KELSALL, NICOLS, NICOLSON, PAULSELL, POLSELLI, RAPELYE, RAPPELYE, RELYEA, SEELYE, SELYE, VERMILYEA.

  Colselyea, William, Jr. — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County, 1823, 1841, 1843. Burial location unknown.


COLSMAN (Soundex C425) — See also CLAMONS, COLMAN, COLSELYEA, COLSON, COLSTON, HOLSMAN, KLUSSMANN, NICOLS, NICOLSON, OLSMAN, TOLSMA.

  Colsman, Carl — U.S. Consular Agent in Valera, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


COLSON (Soundex C425) — See also CHILSEN, CHILSON, CLOSSON, COALSON, COLESON, COLON, COLSELYEA, COLSMAN, COLSTON, COULSON, GOLSON, KALSON, KELSON, KHOWLSON, NICOLS, NICOLSON, OLSON, SCOLLON.

  Colson, Colleen J. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Colson, D. Y. — of Manchester, Clay County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1928. Burial location unknown.
David G. Colson Colson, David Grant (1861-1904) — also known as David G. Colson — of Pineville, Bell County, Ky.; Middlesboro, Bell County, Ky. Born in Yellow Creek, Knox County (now Middlesboro, Bell County), Ky., April 1, 1861. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1887-88; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1888; candidate for Kentucky state treasurer, 1889; mayor of Middlesboro, Ky., 1893; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 11th District, 1895-99; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; in January, 1900, he shot and killed a political rival, Ethelbert Scott, and two bystanders, in the lobby of the Capitol Hotel, Frankfort, Ky.; indicted for murder, and tried in April 1900; the jury returned a verdict of "not guilty" in 18 minutes. Died in Middlesboro, Bell County, Ky., September 27, 1904 (age 43 years, 179 days). Interment at Colson Cemetery, Middlesboro, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: Detroit Free Press, January 18, 1900
  Colson, Donna — of Burlingame, San Mateo County, Calif. Mayor of Burlingame, Calif., 2019-20. Female. Still living as of 2020.
  Colson, Florence — of Glen Ridge, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Colson, Frederick See J. Frederick Colson
  Colson, J. Frederick — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 39th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colson, Lenore T. — of Oak Lawn, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Colson, Nail — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 7th District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Colson, Mrs. Neveille H. — of Navasota, Grimes County, Tex. Democrat. Member of Texas state senate, 1950. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COLSTON (Soundex C423) — See also COLLESTON, COLSELYEA, COLSMAN, COLSON, COLTON, COSTON, COULSTON, ECCLESTON, GHOLSTON, GOLSTON, HOLSTON, NICOLS, NICOLSON, ROLSTON, WOOLSTON.

  COLSTON: See also C. Colston Hill — Colston A. Lewis — Edward Colston Marshall
  Colston, Edward (1786-1852) — of Virginia. Born near Winchester, Frederick County, Va., December 25, 1786. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1812-14, 1816-17, 1823-28, 1833-35; U.S. Representative from Virginia 2nd District, 1817-19. Died in Berkeley County, Va (now W.Va.), April 23, 1852 (age 65 years, 120 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Berkeley County, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of William Brockenbrough; brother-in-law of Benjamin Watkins Leigh and John White Brockenbrough (1806-1877); nephew of John Marshall, James Markham Marshall and Alexander Keith Marshall (1770-1825); first cousin and second cousin of Thomas Alexander Marshall; first cousin of Thomas Francis Marshall, Alexander Keith Marshall (1808-1884), Charles Alexander Marshall and Edward Colston Marshall; first cousin once removed and nephew by marriage of Humphrey Marshall.
  Political families: Brockenbrough-Stevenson-Braxton-Tyler family of Virginia; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Colston, James Willard — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Colston, William B. — of Martinsburg, Berkeley County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Martinsburg, W.Va., 1886-90. Burial location unknown.


COLT (Soundex C430) — See also COIT, COLTER, COLTHARP, COLTHURST, COLTMAN, COLTON, COLTRANE, COLTRI, COLTRIN, COULT, KALT, SCOLTEN.

  COLT: See also Bradford Colt de Wolf — Mary Colt Gross — Burton Everett Hoskins
  Colt, Anson, Jr. — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Torrington, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, Barbara B. — of Warwick, Kent County, R.I. Democrat. Candidate for Rhode Island state house of representatives 24th District, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Colt, Benjamin F. — of Hannibal, Marion County, Mo. Republican. Postmaster at Hannibal, Mo., 1862-64. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, Charles — of Geneseo, Livingston County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 29th District, 1848-51. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, Edwin N. — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Whig. Postmaster at Kalamazoo, Mich., 1841-42. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, Elisha — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Connecticut state comptroller, 1806-19. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, J. D., Sr. — of Manhattan, Riley County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, James Denison (d. 1881) — of Massachusetts. Justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1865-66, 1868-81. Died in 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, Joan B. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I.; Little Compton, Newport County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1948 (alternate), 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, John B. — of Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Harwinton, 1902, 1906, 1908, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, Joseph — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Village president of Auburn, New York, 1815-17. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, Judah — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Burgess of Erie, Pennsylvania, 1813, 1820-21. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, LeBaron Bradford (1846-1924) — also known as LeBaron B. Colt — of Bristol, Bristol County, R.I. Born in Dedham, Norfolk County, Mass., June 25, 1846. Republican. Lawyer; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1879-81; U.S. District Judge for Rhode Island, 1881-84; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1884-1913; U.S. Senator from Rhode Island, 1913-24; died in office 1924. Died in Bristol, Bristol County, R.I., August 18, 1924 (age 78 years, 54 days). Interment at Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of Christopher Colt and Theodora G. (DeWolf) Colt; married, December 17, 1873, to Mary Louise Ledyard; great-grandnephew of James De Wolf (1764-1837); second great-grandson of William Bradford.
  Political family: Bradford-DeWolf-Butler-Perry family of Bristol, Rhode Island (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Colt, Peter — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Connecticut state treasurer, 1790-94. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, Robert C. — of Lawrenceburg, Dearborn County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Dearborn County Republican Party, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Colt, Robert E. — of Medford, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996, 2000; Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Colt, Thomas C. — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Mayor of Erie, Pa., 1851. Burial location unknown.


COLTER (Soundex C436) — See also COALTER, COLER, COLFER, COLT, COLTHARP, COLTHURST, COLTMAN, COLTON, COLTRANE, COLTRI, COLTRIN, CORLETT, CORTELL, COTTRELL, COULTER, GOLTER, KOLTER, SCOLTEN.

  COLTER: See also T. Colter Phelps
  Colter, Dewey — of Kewanee, Henry County, Ill. Mayor of Kewanee, Ill., 1991-95. Still living as of 1995.
  Colter, Fred T. — of Colter (unknown county), Ariz. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Arizona, 1916; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1924 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Colter, James P. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Colter, Robert — Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 56th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COLTHARP (Soundex C436) — See also BRIGHTHARP, COLT, COLTER, COLTHURST, COLTMAN, COLTON, COLTRANE, COLTRI, COLTRIN, GUNTHARP, HARP, HOLTHAUS, SCOLTEN, THARP, THARPE.

  Coltharp, W. P. See William Porter Coltharp
  Coltharp, William Porter (1860-1905) — also known as W. P. Coltharp — of Vernal, Uintah County, Utah. Born in Madisonville, Monroe County, Tenn., December 7, 1860. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1904. Died in Vernal, Uintah County, Utah, January 3, 1905 (age 44 years, 27 days). Interment at Vernal Memorial Park, Vernal, Utah.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Jackson Coltharp and Harriet Lowry Coltharp; married to Sarah Jane Merkley (1861-1937).


COLTHURST (Soundex C436) — See also ARTHURS, BATHURST, BULTHUIS, COLHURST, COLT, COLTER, COLTHARP, COLTMAN, COLTON, COLTRANE, COLTRI, COLTRIN, COULTHURST, HOLTHUSEN, HURST, SCOLTEN, SMETHURST, THURSTENSON, THURSTON.

  Colthurst, Wallace B. (c.1904-1978) — of Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Born about 1904. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1936. Died January 2, 1978 (age about 74 years). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Hayward, Calif.


COLTMAN (Soundex C435) — See also CLOUTMAN, COLMAN, COLT, COLTER, COLTHARP, COLTHURST, COLTON, COLTRANE, COLTRI, COLTRIN, HOLTMEYER, OLTMAN, SCOLTEN, WOLTMAN.

  Coltman, F. P. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1908. Burial location unknown.


COLTON (Soundex C435) — See also CALLTON, CALTON, CHILTON, COLON, COLSTON, COLT, COLTER, COLTHARP, COLTHURST, COLTMAN, COLTRANE, COLTRI, COLTRIN, COULTON, CUELTON, CULTON, KELTON, KILTON, KUHLTHAN, SCOLTEN, ZOLTON.

  COLTON: See also John Allen — Hiram Bidwell Case — Edwin Percival Chase — Charles Coffey — Colton Crawford — Henry James Feltus — Nathaniel Freeman, Jr. — Philip C. Gould — George P. Stone
  Colton, A. B. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 20, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Colton, Bertha W. — of Granby, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Granby; elected 1946, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, D. J. — of Savannah, Wayne County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, Don Byron (1876-1952) — also known as Don B. Colton — of Vernal, Uintah County, Utah. Born near Mona, Juab County, Utah, September 15, 1876. Republican. Member of Utah state house of representatives, 1903; member of Utah state senate, 1915-19; U.S. Representative from Utah 1st District, 1921-33; delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1924, 1928, 1932. Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, August 1, 1952 (age 75 years, 321 days). Interment at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Colton, Eben R. — of Vermont. Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1878-80. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, Elijah — of Chatham (now East Hampton), Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Chatham, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, Francis (1834-1913) — Born in Maine, May 22, 1834. U.S. Consul in Venice, 1870. Died in Washington, D.C., March 9, 1913 (age 78 years, 291 days). Entombed at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Father of George Radcliffe Colton (1865-1916).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Colton, Fred M. See Frederick M. Colton
  Colton, Frederick M. (born c.1868) — also known as Fred M. Colton — of Granby, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Granby, Hartford County, Conn., about 1868. Republican. Tobacco grower; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Granby, 1909-10; member of Connecticut state senate 7th District, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, George — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, George Radcliffe (1865-1916) — of Nebraska. Born in Galesburg, Knox County, Ill., April 10, 1865. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1889-90; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; Governor of Puerto Rico, 1909-13. Died in Washington, D.C., April 6, 1916 (age 50 years, 362 days). Entombed at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Colton (1834-1913).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Colton, Gerri — of Newport Coast, Orange County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Colton, Harriet V. — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, Harry — Independence League candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, Hugh — of Vernal, Uintah County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, Joseph L. (1840-1896) — of Ward County, N.Dak. Born March 24, 1840. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to North Dakota state constitutional convention from Ward County, 1889. Died December 22, 1896 (age 56 years, 273 days). Interment at Old Settlers Park, Burlington, N.Dak.
  Colton, Milo — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Democrat. Member of Iowa state senate 1st District; elected 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Colton, Silas A. — of Sherburne (now Killington), Rutland County, Vt. Member of Vermont state house of representatives from Sherburne, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, Mrs. Thomas C. — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1952, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Colton, W. O. — of Taopi, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 10th District, 1896-98. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, Walter G. — of Granby, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Granby, 1937-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colton, William — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


COLTRANE (Soundex C436) — See also BELTRAMINI, BELTRAN, BELTRANI, CARLETON, COLT, COLTER, COLTHARP, COLTHURST, COLTMAN, COLTON, COLTRI, COLTRIN, CULTRA, GOLTRA, GOLTRY, RANE, SCOLTEN, STUHLTRAGER.

  Coltrane, E. Ray — of Lexington, Davidson County, N.C. Mayor of Lexington, N.C., 1953-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coltrane, Ray See E. Ray Coltrane
  Coltrane, T. Worth — of North Carolina. Republican. Candidate for North Carolina state attorney general, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Coltrane, Victor O. — of Greene County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Greene County 1st District, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Coltrane, Worth See T. Worth Coltrane


COLTRI (Soundex C436) — See also COLT, COLTER, COLTHARP, COLTHURST, COLTMAN, COLTON, COLTRANE, COLTRIN, COTTRILL, CULTRA, GOLTRA, GOLTRY, MOULTRIE, PALTRINERI, SCOLTEN, VELTRI, WALTRIP.

  Coltri, Benjamin — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Communist. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 2nd District, 1934. Burial location unknown.


COLTRIN (Soundex C436) — See also COLT, COLTER, COLTHARP, COLTHURST, COLTMAN, COLTON, COLTRANE, COLTRI, GOLTRA, GOLTRY, MOULTRIE, PALTRINERI, SCOLTEN, VELTRI, WALTRIP.

  Coltrin, C. W. — of California. Member of California state assembly 18th District, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Coltrin, George W. (born c.1867) — of Mathis, San Patricio County, Tex. Born in Illinois, about 1867. Publisher; member of Texas state house of representatives 70th District, 1929. Burial location unknown.


COLUCCI (Soundex C420) — See also CALICO, CALLICO, COLLICHIO, COLUCCIO, COLUMBIA, COLUMBIAN, COLUMBO, COLUMBUS, COLUMN, COLUNGA, GOLUCKE, LONGOLUCCO, PAOLUCCI.

  Colucci, Michael R. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives 88th District; elected 1970. Still living as of 1970.


COLUCCIO (Soundex C420) — See also CALICO, CALLICO, CARLUCCIO, COLLICHIO, COLUCCI, COLUMBIA, COLUMBIAN, COLUMBO, COLUMBUS, COLUMN, COLUNGA, GALLUCCIO, GOLUCKE, LONGOLUCCO, PAOLUCCI.

  Coluccio, Lisa — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


COLUMBIA (Soundex C451) — See also BAMBIA, CAMBIANO, COLOMBI, COLUCCI, COLUCCIO, COLUMBIAN, COLUMBO, COLUMBUS, COLUMN, COLUNGA, CRUMBIE, CRUMBINE, CUMBIE, GRUMBINE, HUMBIRD, LAMBIASE, MOLUMBY, OLUMBA, PALOMBIA.

  COLUMBIA: See also Columbia I. Collins — Columbia Lancaster


COLUMBIAN (Soundex C451) — See also BAMBIA, CAMBIANO, COLUCCI, COLUCCIO, COLUMBIA, COLUMBO, COLUMBUS, COLUMN, COLUNGA, CRUMBIE, CRUMBINE, CUMBIE, GRUMBINE, HUMBIRD, LAMBIASE, MOLUMBY, OLUMBA, PALOMBIA.

  Columbian Orator, The: See Julius Caesar Burrows


COLUMBO (Soundex C451) — See also COLOMBO, COLUCCI, COLUCCIO, COLUMBIA, COLUMBIAN, COLUMBUS, COLUMN, COLUNGA, COULOMB, JUMBO, MOLUMBY, OLUMBA, PALUMBO, STUMBO, TRUMBO, TRUMBOWER.

  Columbo, Fred Ray (1903-1952) — also known as Fred R. Columbo — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., May 30, 1903. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1945-52 (St. Louis City 1st District 1945-46, St. Louis City 2nd District 1947-52); died in office 1952; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1948, 1952. Died in St. Louis, Mo., December 16, 1952 (age 49 years, 200 days). Interment at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


COLUMBUS (Soundex C451) — See also AMBUSH, ARMBUSTER, COLUCCI, COLUCCIO, COLUMBIA, COLUMBIAN, COLUMBO, COLUMN, COLUNGA, HUMBUGS, MOLUMBY, NAUMBURG, NIMBUS, OLUMBA, TAMBUSSI, TRUMBULL.

  Columbus, Craig — of Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arizona 5th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Columbus, R. M. — U.S. Consular Agent in Payta, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


COLUMN (Soundex C450) — See also BLUMNER, COLUCCI, COLUCCIO, COLUMBIA, COLUMBIAN, COLUMBO, COLUMBUS, COLUNGA.

  COLUMN: See also Jesse Column Dickey


COLUNGA (Soundex C452) — See also AMELUNG, COLANGO, COLUCCI, COLUCCIO, COLUMBIA, COLUMBIAN, COLUMBO, COLUMBUS, COLUMN, LUNG, LUNGLOF, LUNGMUS, LUNGREN, MCCLUNG, POLUNSKY, SJOLUND, VOLUNTEER.

  Colunga, Jose S. — of Nogales, Santa Cruz County, Ariz. Mayor of Nogales, Ariz., 1955-59. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COLVARD (Soundex C416) — See also CALVIRD, COLVER, COLVILL, COLVILLE, COLVIN, COLVOCORESSEO, OLVANEY, OLVANY, RESOLVA, ROLVAAG, SOLVA, VARD.

  Colvard, Asa — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1805-07, 1810-12, 1819-20. Burial location unknown.
  Colvard, George T. — of Deming, Luna County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


COLVER (Soundex C416) — See also CALVARY, CHILVER, CLEAVER, CLEVER, CLOVER, COLER, COLFER, COLLVER, COLVARD, COLVILL, COLVILLE, COLVIN, COLVOCORESSEO, COVER, CULVER, KLAVER, KLYVER, OLVER, OLVERA, TOLVERSEN, WOLVERTON, WOOLVERTON.

  COLVER: See also Colver Gross
  Colver, James D. — of Oswego, Oswego County, N.Y. Mayor of Oswego, N.Y., 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Colver, Samuel — of Cranesville (now Catasauqua), Lehigh County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at Cranesville, Pa., 1844-46. Burial location unknown.
  Colver, Warren C. (b. 1925) — of Alaska. Born in Fenton, Genesee County, Mich., January 19, 1925. U.S. Attorney for Alaska, 1961-64; Alaska state attorney general, 1964-66. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Elks; Lions. Still living as of 1967.
  Colver, William B. (1870-1926) — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn.; Washington, D.C. Born in Wellington, Lorain County, Ohio, 1870. Democrat. Lawyer; editorial director, Scripps-Howard newspapers; member, Federal Trade Commission, 1917-20; chair, Federal Trade Commission, 1918-19. Died in Washington, D.C., May 28, 1926 (age about 55 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Pauline Simmons (c.1874-1964).


COLVILL (Soundex C414) — See also BELLVILLE, BELVILLE, CALVILLO, CLEEVELY, COLVARD, COLVER, COLVILLE, COLVIN, COLVOCORESSEO, COVILL, KINSOLVING, MELLVILLE, MELVILLE, MULVILLE, RUSSELLVILLE.

  Colvill, William J., Jr. (1830-1905) — of Goodhue County, Minn. Born in Forestville, Chautauqua County, N.Y., April 5, 1830. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1865, 1878 (District 9 1865, District 16 1878); Minnesota state attorney general, 1866-68. Died in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., June 12, 1905 (age 75 years, 68 days). Interment at Cannon Falls Cemetery, Cannon Falls, Minn.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


COLVILLE (Soundex C414) — See also BELLVILLE, BELVILLE, CALVILLO, CLEEVELY, COLVARD, COLVER, COLVILL, COLVIN, COLVOCORESSEO, COVILLE, KINSOLVING, MELLVILLE, MELVILLE, MULVILLE, RUSSELLVILLE.

  COLVILLE: See also William Colville Emmet


COLVIN (Soundex C415) — See also CALVIN, COLIN, COLVARD, COLVER, COLVILL, COLVILLE, COLVOCORESSEO, KINSOLVING.

  COLVIN: See also Henry Colvin Brewster — Colvin G. Butler — Sullivan D. Chancellor — Mrs. Colvin N. Gabriel — Melvin Colvin Hazen — Colvin Smith — Gabriel Colvin Wharton — J. Colvin Wright
Addison B. Colvin Colvin, Addison Beecher (1858-1939) — also known as Addison B. Colvin — of Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y. Born in Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y., December 15, 1858. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; New York state treasurer, 1894-98. Presbyterian. Died, from liver cancer, in Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y., June 21, 1939 (age 80 years, 188 days). Interment at Pineview Cemetery, Glens Falls, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Hiram King Colvin (1829-1863) and Sarah Ann (Cowles) Colvin (1832-1860); married, May 16, 1883, to Maria Louise Hees (1860-1936); second cousin thrice removed of Josiah Cowles; second cousin four times removed of William Pitkin; third cousin twice removed of Edward Augustus Conger; third cousin thrice removed of Moses Seymour, Jonathan Brace (1754-1837), Chauncey Goodrich and Elizur Goodrich; fourth cousin once removed of William Sheffield Cowles.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Otis family of Connecticut; Sherman family of Connecticut; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Porter-Kelsey family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Image source: New York Red Book 1896
  Colvin, Andrew — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Progressive. Candidate for New York state senate 8th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, Andrew James (1808-1889) — also known as Andrew J. Colvin — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Coeymans, Albany County, N.Y., April 30, 1808. Lawyer; member of New York state senate 13th District, 1860-61. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., July 8, 1889 (age 81 years, 69 days). Interment at Grove Cemetery, Coeymans, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James Colvin (1776-1846) and Catherine Huyck (Verplanck) Colvin (1778-1882); married to Rosina M. Alling (1810-1843); married, September 2, 1845, to Margarent Crane Alling (1812-1900; sister of first wife); father of Verplanck Colvin (1847-1920); grandson of John Colvin.
  Political family: Colvin family of Coeymans and Albany, New York.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Colvin, B. — of St. Charles, Saginaw County, Mich. Member of Michigan People's Party State Central Committee, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, Benjamin — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1793-95, 1799-1800 (Washington and Clinton counties 1793-95, Washington County 1799-1800). Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, Benjamin (b. 1827) — of Brant Township, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Cato, Cayuga County, N.Y., August 3, 1827. Democrat. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Saginaw County 3rd District, 1897-1900; defeated, 1900. Scottish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, Benjamin W. — of Oak Grove, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Real estate dealer; mayor of Oak Grove, Mo., 1944-45. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, D. Leigh See David Leigh Colvin
D. Leigh Colvin Colvin, David Leigh (1880-1959) — also known as D. Leigh Colvin — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in South Charleston, Clark County, Ohio, January 28, 1880. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1914 (15th District), 1922 (11th District); candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1916 (Prohibition), 1932 (Law Preservation); Prohibition candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1917; Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1920; Chairman of Prohibition National Committee, 1926-32; Prohibition candidate for President of the United States, 1936. Methodist. Member, Alpha Tau Omega. Died, from uremia, in Lawrence Hospital, Bronxville, Westchester County, N.Y., September 7, 1959 (age 79 years, 222 days). Interment at Summit Lawn Cemetery, Westfield, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of David Taylor Colvin and Maria (Larkin) Colvin; married, September 19, 1906, to Mamie White (1883-1955).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Ingham County News, July 16, 1936
  Colvin, E. E. See Elon Edverd Colvin
  Colvin, Earl W. — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 32nd District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Colvin, Elon Edverd (1878-1962) — also known as E. E. Colvin — of Marysville, Snohomish County, Wash. Born in Cattaraugus County, N.Y., October 18, 1878. Banker; mayor of Marysville, Wash., 1912-17. Died in 1962 (age about 83 years). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Marysville, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of George W. Colvin and Orsaville (Utley) Colvin; married to Bessie E. Pease.
  Colvin, Ewing D. — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1920; candidate for U.S. Senator from Washington, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, G. W. — of Springfield, Washington County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, Harvey Doolittle (1815-1892) — also known as Harvey D. Colvin — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born December 18, 1815. Mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1873-76. Died April 16, 1892 (age 76 years, 120 days). Interment at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Father of John Henry Colvin (1839-?).
  Colvin, James B. — of Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Ridgeville, Ill., 1854-55; Evanston, Ill., 1855-57. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, James O. — of Ruston, Lincoln Parish, La. Postmaster at Ruston, La., 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, John (1752-1814) — of Coeymans, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Scotland, 1752. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1809-10. Died in Coeymans, Albany County, N.Y., January, 1814 (age about 61 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Sarah Fuller; grandfather of Andrew James Colvin (1808-1889); great-grandfather of Verplanck Colvin.
  Political family: Colvin family of Coeymans and Albany, New York.
  Colvin, John — of Mitchell, Davison County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 13th District, 1895-98. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, John Henry (b. 1839) — also known as John H. Colvin — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Little Falls, Herkimer County, N.Y., October 25, 1839. Democrat. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Chicago alderman, 1882-88; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1904. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Foresters; Royal Arcanum; Knights of Honor. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Nancy Colvin and Harvey Doolittle Colvin (1815-1892); married, March 7, 1872, to Anna Wickliffe.
  Colvin, Leigh See David Leigh Colvin
  Colvin, Levi — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 1st District, 1851. Burial location unknown.
  Colvin, Mamie White (1883-1955) — also known as Mamie W. Colvin; Mamie White — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Westview, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, June 12, 1883. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1918, 1922; Prohibition candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1918; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920; Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Female. Methodist. Member, Women's Christian Temperance Union; Daughters of the American Revolution. Died in Clearwater, Pinellas County, Fla., October 30, 1955 (age 72 years, 140 days). Interment at Summit Lawn Cemetery, Westfield, Ind.
  Relatives: Daughter of Rev. Levi White and Mary Belle (Hudelson) White; married, September 19, 1906, to David Leigh Colvin (1880-1959).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Colvin, Mark T. — of Copenhagen, Lewis County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Colvin, Verplanck (1847-1920) — also known as "Savior of the Adirondacks" — Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 4, 1847. Republican. Lawyer; surveyor; engineer; candidate for New York state engineer and surveyor, 1891. Superintendent of the Adirondack Survey; successfully advocated for the creation of the Adirondack Forest Preserve. Died in 1920 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew James Colvin (1808-1889) and Margaret Crane (Alling) Colvin (1812-1900); great-grandson of John Colvin.
  Political family: Colvin family of Coeymans and Albany, New York.


COLVOCORESSEO (Soundex C412) — See also COLVARD, COLVER, COLVILL, COLVILLE, COLVIN, CONSOLVO, DAVOCK, ELISEO, MCGAVOCK, PERSEO, POLVOROSA, SAVOCCHIO, SCORESBY, SEON, SOCORRO, VOCCOLA, VOCELKA.

  Colvocoresseo, G. M. — U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Nouméa, as of 1902. Burial location unknown.


COLWELL (Soundex C440) — See also CHOLWELL, COLDWELL, COLWES, COLWICK, COWELL, CULWELL, FOLWELL, HOLWEG, HOLWELL, HOLWERDA, OLWELL.

  COLWELL: See also Frank Eusebio Maestrone — Charles Dwight Robinson — Kenneth Spicer Wherry — Alexander Colwell White
  Colwell, Bert — of Glenwood, Mills County, Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for Iowa state house of representatives from Mills County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colwell, Earl J. — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Hudson, N.Y., 1940-44, 1947-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colwell, Franklin S. — of Greenville, Smithfield, Providence County, R.I. Member of Rhode Island state senate from Smithfield, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Colwell, Harry E. — of New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Banker; real estate and insurance business; mayor of New Rochelle, N.Y., 1910-11; defeated, 1911; Westchester County Treasurer, 1919-25; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920. Presbyterian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, February 8, 1936, to Eugenia Louise Valentine (bacteriologist).
  Colwell, John A. — U.S. Consular Agent in Sault SAINTE Marie, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Colwell, Joseph P. (born c.1847) — of Derby, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., about 1847. Democrat. Undertaker; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Derby, 1909-14. Burial location unknown.
  Colwell, L. U. — of Maumee, Lucas County, Ohio. Republican. Mayor of Maumee, Ohio; elected 1935, 1937, 1939, 1941. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colwell, Robert — of Brooke Court House, Va. (now Wellsburg, Brooke County, W.Va.). Postmaster at Brooke Court House, Va., 1803. Burial location unknown.
  Colwell, Roy A. — Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 8th Circuit, 1941. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Colwell, Samuel — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Colwell, W. M. — of Manistique, Schoolcraft County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Manistique, Mich., 1881-83. Burial location unknown.


COLWES (Soundex C420) — See also AULWES, CHOLWELL, CLOWES, COLES, COLWELL, COLWICK, COSWELL, COWES, COWLES, FOLWELL, HOLWEG, HOLWELL, HOLWERDA, OLWELL.

  Colwes, William F. — of Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


COLWICK (Soundex C420) — See also COLWELL, COLWES, DOLWIG, GELWICKS, HOLWILL, KOLOWICH, KOLWYCK, OLWIN, ROLWING, SOLWIN, WICK, WOOLWINE.

  Colwick, S. H. — Socialist. Candidate for Oklahoma state auditor, 1918. Burial location unknown.


COLY (Soundex C400) — See also CELY, CLOY, COLBY, COLE, COLEY, COLIE, COLLEY, COLLI, COLLIE, COLLY, COLYAR, COLYE, COLYER, COMLY, CONLY, COOLEY, COOLLEY, COWLEY, CROLY, CULLEY, JOLY, KEWLEY, KULIE, LOCY.

  COLY: See also Coly N. Finlay


COLYAR (Soundex C460) — See also BOLYARD, CAYLOR, COLER, COLLER, COLLIER, COLLYER, COLY, COLYE, COLYER, COOLER, COULER, CULLER, CUYLER, KOEHLER, KOELLER, KOHLER, KOLLER, KOLYER, KUHLER, SOLYAN, VRDOLYAK.

  Colyar, Arthur St. Clair (1818-1907) — of Tennessee. Born in Washington County, Tenn., June 23, 1818. Representative from Tennessee in the Confederate Congress, 1864-65. Died in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., December 13, 1907 (age 89 years, 173 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn.
  Presumably named for: Arthur SAINT Clair
  Colyar, L. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1884. Burial location unknown.


COLYE (Soundex C400) — See also CLOEY, COLE, COLEY, COLIE, COLLEY, COLLI, COLLIE, COLLY, COLY, COLYAR, COLYER, COOLEY, COOLLEY, COWLEY, COYE, COYLE, CULLEY, DEGOLYER, KEWLEY, KOLYER, KULIE, LOYCE.

  COLYE: See also Marilyn Colye Ecoff


COLYER (Soundex C460) — See also COLER, COLLER, COLLIER, COLLYER, COLY, COLYAR, COLYE, COOLER, CORLEY, CORYELL, COULER, CROLEY, CROYLE, CULLER, CUYLER, DEGOLYER, KOEHLER, KOELLER, KOHLER, KOLLER, KOLYER, KUHLER.

  COLYER: See also Ben Dodge Smith
  Colyer, C. H. — of Wheaton, Traverse County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Colyer, Carl Bill — of Texas. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 20th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Colyer, J. A. — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1912, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Colyer, Jeff See Jeffrey William Colyer
  Colyer, Jeffrey William (b. 1960) — also known as Jeff Colyer — of Overland Park, Johnson County, Kan. Born in Hays, Ellis County, Kan., June 3, 1960. Republican. Member of Kansas state house of representatives 48th District, 2007-08; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 2008; member of Kansas state senate 37th District, 2009-10; Lieutenant Governor of Kansas, 2011-18; Presidential Elector for Kansas, 2012; Governor of Kansas, 2018-19. Still living as of 2019.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Colyer, John W. (1863-1932) — of Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky. Born in 1863. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1888, 1916, 1924. Died in August, 1932 (age about 69 years). Interment at Somerset Cemetery, Somerset, Ky.
  Colyer, Kirk K. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 20th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Colyer, Ruth — of Overland Park, Johnson County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Colyer, Walter — of Albion, Edwards County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.


COMA (Soundex C500) — See also ACCOMAZZO, CHOMA, COMAFORD, COMAN, COMANDO, COMANOS, COMAR, COMAS, COMI, COMO, COSMA, MACO, MCCOMAS, SACCOMANO, SCOMA, SOMA, TACOMA.

  Coma, Medi — of Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn. Candidate for mayor of Wolcott, Conn., 1989. Still living as of 1989.


COMAFORD (Soundex C516) — See also ACCOMAZZO, COMA, COMAN, COMANDO, COMANOS, COMAR, COMAS, COMFORD, FORD, HANAFORD, HANNAFORD, MCCOMAS, RAFORD, SACCOMANO, SCOMA, SPAFORD, TACOMA.

  Comaford, Nancy (born c.1935) — of Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born about 1935. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


COMAN (Soundex C550) — See also ACCOMAZZO, CAMON, COAN, CODMAN, COHAN, COLMAN, COMA, COMAFORD, COMANDO, COMANOS, COMAR, COMAS, CONAN, CORMAN, COWAN, KUHMANN, LOMAN, MACON, MCCOMAS, OMAN, SACCOMANO, SCOMA, TACOMA.

  COMAN: See also Robert Coman Brickell
  Coman, Henry Benjamin (1858-1912) — also known as Henry B. Coman — of Morrisville, Madison County, N.Y.; Oneida, Madison County, N.Y. Born in Morrisville, Madison County, N.Y., December 8, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; bank director; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904; Justice of New York Supreme Court 6th District, 1907-12; died in office 1912. Member, Elks. Died, from typhoid fever, in Oneida, Madison County, N.Y., January 10, 1912 (age 53 years, 33 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Oneida, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin F. Coman and Harriet E. (White) Coman; married, September 25, 1888, to Lucy Sanford Dana.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Coman, Oscar — of Putnam, Windham County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Putnam, 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Coman, Thomas — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Coman, Winsor — of Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County, 1814-15. Burial location unknown.


COMANDO (Soundex C553) — See also ACCOMAZZO, ALMANDO, ANDO, CAMINADE, COMA, COMAFORD, COMAN, COMANOS, COMAR, COMAS, HOMAND, LEMANDO, MCCOMAS, ROMANDIA, SACCOMANO, SALIMANDO, SCOMA, TACOMA.

  Comando, Michael — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 1st District, 2006. Still living as of 2006.


COMANOS (Soundex C552) — See also ACCOMAZZO, CAMANZA, CAMUNEZ, COMA, COMAFORD, COMAN, COMANDO, COMAR, COMAS, COMINS, COMMINS, COMMONS, COUMANS, CUMMINS, KIMMINS, KIMMONS, MANOS, MCCOMAS, ROMANO, ROMANOFF, ROMANOSKI, ROMANOWICZ, SACCOMANO, SCOMA, TACOMA, TAMANOSIAN, TOMANOCZY.

  Comanos, N. D. — U.S. Vice Consul General in Cairo, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


COMAR (Soundex C560) — See also ACCOMAZZO, COAR, COLMAR, COMA, COMAFORD, COMAN, COMANDO, COMANOS, COMAS, COMER, CORAM, KUMAR, MCCOMAS, SACCOMANO, SCOMA, TACOMA.

  Comar, Morris C. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Comar, Sheila — Democrat. Presidential Elector for New York, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


COMAS (Soundex C520) — See also ACCOMAZZO, COMA, COMAFORD, COMAN, COMANDO, COMANOS, COMAR, COMMISSO, COMPAS, COOMES, COSMA, CUMMIS, KEMMIS, KIMES, KIMMIS, KIMSEY, KIMZEY, LOMAS, MCCOMAS, SACCOMANO, SCOMA, TACOMA.

  Comas, P. H. — of Baxley, Appling County, Ga. Member of Georgia state senate 3rd District, 1902-03. Burial location unknown.


COMB (Soundex C510) — See also BARCOMB, BASCOMB, CAMBY, CLAYCOMB, COMBE, COMBEAU, COMBEST, COMBS, COOMBE, COUMBE, CUMBIE, CUMBY, DUCOMB, DUNSCOMB, EDGCOMB, EDGECOMB, HALCOMB, HOLCOMB, KUUMBA, LARCOMB, LIPSCOMB, LISCOMB, LUSCOMB, MACCOMB, MACOMB, MALCOMB, MCCOBB, MCCOMB, MORCOMB, NEUCOMB, NEWCOMB, OCAMB, SLOCOMB, TITCOMB, WHITCOMB, WILCOMB.

  Comb, George — of Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County, 1799-1800. Burial location unknown.
  Comb, George — of Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, Mich. Mayor of Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., 1922-24. Burial location unknown.


COMBE (Soundex C510) — See also BALCOMBE, CAMBY, COMB, COMBEAU, COMBEST, COOMBE, COULCOMBE, COUMBE, CUMBIE, CUMBY, DUNCOMBE, DUNSCOMBE, HOLCOMBE, KUUMBA, LACOMBE, LARCOMBE, LUSCOMBE, MCCOMBE, NEWCOMBE, OCAMB, SECCOMBE, SECOMBE, SIRCOMBE, WHITCOMBE, WISCOMBE.

  COMBE: See also Albert Gallatin Hawes
  Combe, John — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Mayor of St. Joseph, Mo., 1902. Burial location unknown.


COMBEAU (Soundex C510) — See also ARCHAMBEALT, ARCHAMBEAU, ARCHAMBEAULT, BEAU, CAMBY, COMB, COMBE, COMEAU, COOMBE, COUMBE, CUMBIE, CUMBY, DESCHAMBEAULT, KUUMBA, OCAMB, ROMBEAUR, SHAMBEAU.

  Combeau, F. H. — of Texas. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1916. Burial location unknown.


COMBELLACK (Soundex C514) — See also BELLACOSA, CAMBELL, GAMBELL, GUIMBELLOT, KIMBELL, POLLACK, SELLAC, SPELLACY, TRIMBELL, VAMBELL, VOLLACK, WALLACK, ZAMBELLI, ZAMBELLO.

  Combellack, Nellie (born c.1893) — of Signal Hill, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born about 1893. Mayor of Signal Hill, Calif., 1953. Female. Burial location unknown.


COMBEST (Soundex C512) — See also BEST, COMB, COMBE, COOMBES, CUMBEST, FRAMBES.

  Combest, F. P. See Franklin Pierce Combest
  Combest, Franklin Pierce (1853-1909) — also known as F. P. Combest — of Phil, Casey County, Ky. Born in Casey County, Ky., October 10, 1853. Republican. Surveyor; school teacher; banker; merchant; president, Green River Woolen Mills; member of Kentucky state house of representatives; elected 1892; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Member, Freemasons. He and his brother Liberty Madison Combest incorporated the Green River Telephone Company. Died in Phil, Casey County, Ky., October 22, 1909 (age 56 years, 12 days). Interment at Antioch Christian Church Cemetery, Phil, Ky.
  Presumably named for: Franklin Pierce
  Combest, John — of St. Charles, St. Charles County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2016. Still living as of 2016.
  Combest, Larry Ed (b. 1945) — also known as Larry Combest — of Lubbock, Lubbock County, Tex. Born in Memphis, Hall County, Tex., March 20, 1945. Republican. Farmer; legislative assistant to U.S. Sen. John Tower, 1971-78; U.S. Representative from Texas 19th District, 1985-2003; resigned 2003; delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Methodist. Member, Kappa Alpha Order. Still living as of 2014.
  Cross-reference: Mac Thornberry
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier


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