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COSTELLO (Soundex C234) — See also CASTELLI, CASTELLO, CASTELLOW, CASTELOW, CASTILLA, CASTILLO, COST, COSTE, COSTELLOE, COSTER, COSTILLA, COSTOLO, DECOSTER, GOSTELOW, GUASTELLO, KOSTELAC, KOSTELKA, LACOSTE, MOSTELLAR, MOSTELLER, MOSTELLO, POSTEL, POSTELL, RIBUSTELLO, STELLO.

  COSTELLO: See also James J. Adduci — Costello Lippitt
  Costello, Bert J. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 3, 1933-38. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Costello, Bob — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Costello, C. C. (born c.1884) — of West Mystic, Groton, New London County, Conn. Born in Hope Valley, Hopkinton, Washington County, R.I., about 1884. Republican. Jeweler; member of Connecticut state senate 18th District, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Charles — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, David F. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Edith Madison See Edith C. Cheney
  Costello, Edward P. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 5th District, 1908-09. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Edwin M. (1907-1993) — of Edina, Knox County, Mo. Born in Knox County, Mo., October 31, 1907. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Knox County, 1943-46. Died in Paris, Monroe County, Mo., April 17, 1993 (age 85 years, 168 days). Interment at Walnut Grove Cemetery, Paris, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Leo Costello (1874-1948) and Essie Zazel (Smith) Costello (1882-1970); married 1956 to Thena Wilson.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Costello, Elaine — of Cold Spring, Campbell County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Costello, Emil — of Kenosha County, Wis. Progressive. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Kenosha County 2nd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Frances E. — of Dover, Morris County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Costello, Frank — Member of Missouri state senate 3rd District, 1901-04. Burial location unknown.
Frank J. Costello Costello, Frank J. (1902-1980) — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born March 9, 1902. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County 3rd District, 1937-45; mayor of Syracuse, N.Y., 1946-49. Died June 1, 1980 (age 78 years, 84 days). Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Times, April 2, 1937
  Costello, Fred — of Ormond Beach, Volusia County, Fla. Mayor of Ormond Beach, Fla., 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Costello, George — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois 3rd District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Georgia — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Costello, Guy J. — of South Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Costello, Herman T. — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly 7th District, 1976-81; member of New Jersey state senate 7th District, 1982-83; mayor of Burlington, N.J., 2000-02. Still living as of 2002.
  Costello, Hugh — of Brownton, Barbour County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Barbour County Democratic Party, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Costello, James (1848-1924) — of Bloomington, McLean County, Ill. Born in Ireland, October 2, 1848. Mayor of Bloomington, Ill., 1912-15. Irish ancestry. Died in Bloomington, McLean County, Ill., February 16, 1924 (age 75 years, 137 days). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery, Bloomington, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Mary O'Neil (1847-1929).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Costello, James — also known as Jim Costello — of Pacific Grove, Monterey County, Calif. School teacher; mayor of Pacific Grove, Calif.; elected 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Costello, James A. — of Grand Island, Hall County, Neb. Democrat. Postmaster at Grand Island, Neb., 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, James F. — of Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Vernon, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, James F. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Costello, James J. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 14th District, 1880, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, James L. — of Monmouth, Warren County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, James P. — of Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Hazleton, Pa., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Jerry Francis (b. 1949) — also known as Jerry F. Costello — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Born in East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Ill., September 25, 1949. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1988-2006 (21st District 1988-93, 12th District 1993-2006); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Catholic. Still living as of 2014.
  Cross-reference: Daniel Lipinski
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Costello, Jim See James Costello
  Costello, Joan D. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1964, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Costello, John B. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, John F. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from District of Columbia, 1912-21; delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1920, 1924, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, John J. — of Manlius, Onondaga County, N.Y. Postmaster at Manlius, N.Y., 1915-17. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, John J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 18th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, John J. — of North Andover, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, John Martin (1903-1976) — also known as John M. Costello — of Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., January 15, 1903. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from California 15th District, 1935-45; defeated, 1932, 1944. Catholic. Died, of heart failure, in Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev., August 29, 1976 (age 73 years, 227 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Los Angeles, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Costello, John R. — of Chittenango, Madison County, N.Y. Postmaster at Chittenango, N.Y., 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, John W. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Costello, Joseph P. — of Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Washtenaw County 2nd District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Kerry A. — of Massachusetts. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Costello, Larry J. — of Kent, King County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Lynn V. — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Costello, Michael — of California. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Michael A. — of Newburyport, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Elected Massachusetts state house of representatives First Essex District 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Costello, Michael F. — of Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1924 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Michael J. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 17th District, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Pat — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Costello, Patrick — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 9th District, 1919, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Patrick C. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1859; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Patrick H. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1873; Presidential Elector for New York, 1880; Presidential Elector for New York, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Paul G. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Costello, Peter Edward (1854-1935) — also known as Peter E. Costello — of Torresdale, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 27, 1854. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904, 1908; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 5th District, 1915-21. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 23, 1935 (age 81 years, 118 days). Interment at West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Costello, Philip N., Jr. — Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives 72nd District; elected 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Costello, R. A. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 42, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Costello, Shawn — of Dublin, Alameda County, Calif. Advocate for disabled; candidate for mayor of Dublin, Calif., 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Costello, Stephen V. — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, T. E. — of Bradford, McKean County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, T. J. — of Anderson, Madison County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1952 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Thomas — of near Westbury, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Citizens League candidate for mayor of Westbury, N.Y., 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Costello, Thomas J. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Postmaster at Springfield, Mass., 1914-23. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Thomas M. — of Altmar, Oswego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oswego County 2nd District, 1896-1903. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Timothy E. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Timothy W. — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Costello, Mrs. V. — of Virginia. Jobless Party candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Walter J. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1912, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, Walter T. — U.S. Vice Consul in Sydney, as of 1926-29; Ensenada, as of 1932; Moscow, as of 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, William — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 2nd District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Costello, William Aloysious (1904-1969) — also known as William A. Costello — of Minnesota. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., March 5, 1904. Newspaper reporter; television journalist; U.S. Ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago, 1967-69. Member, Sigma Delta Chi; Phi Beta Kappa; American Academy of Political and Social Science; American Political Science Association. Died, from a heart attack, in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, June 20, 1969 (age 65 years, 107 days). Buried at sea.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Costello, William F. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Costello, William J. — of St. Charles, Kane County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Costello, William W. — of Hatboro, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


COSTELLOE (Soundex C234) — See also CASTELLI, CASTELLO, CASTELLOW, CASTELOW, CASTILLA, CASTILLO, COSTE, COSTELLO, COSTER, COSTILLA, COSTOLO, DECOSTER, GOSTELOW, GUASTELLO, KOSTELAC, KOSTELKA, LACOSTE, MOSTELLAR, MOSTELLER, MOSTELLO, POSTEL, POSTELL, RIBUSTELLO, STELLO.

  Costelloe, D. M. — of Windsor, Bertie County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1928. Burial location unknown.


COSTER (Soundex C236) — See also CASTER, COASTER, CORTES, COST, COSTAR, COSTE, COSTELLO, COSTELLOE, COSTNER, CROSETT, CROSSETT, CUSTER, DECOSTER, KOESTER, KOSTER, KUESTER, KUSTER, LACOSTE, LOSTER, OSTER, SCOOTER.

  COSTER: See also William Colville Emmet — Sumner Pell Gerard
  Coster, Charles Henry (1898-1977) — also known as Charles H. Coster — Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1898. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Florence, as of 1926. Member, Freemasons. Died in Florence (Firenze), Italy, April 3, 1977 (age about 78 years). Interment at Allori Cemetery, Florence, Italy.
  Relatives: Son of C. H. Coster (partner of J.P. Morgan) and Emily (Pell) Coster; married to Vincenza Giuliani; uncle of Sumner Pell Gerard (1916-2005).
  Political family: Gerard family of Brooklyn, New York.
  Coster, Henry L. — U.S. Vice Consul in Cartagena, as of 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Coster, M. W. — of Clayton, St. Louis County, Mo. Postmaster at Clayton, Mo., 1901. Burial location unknown.


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