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FOOTE (Soundex F300) — See also FOAT, FOOT, FOOTEJONES, FOTT, FOUGHT, TOOTE.

  FOOTE: See also Joan Foote Anderson — Norman Armour — Frank A. Baldwin — James Foote Barnett — Amaziah Brainard — Leveret Brainard — Lafayette Gilbert Mortiere Fletcher — Joseph Roswell Hawley — John Brooks Henderson — John Hosea Kerr — George W. Lane — James Henry Lane — Benjamin Josiah Maltby — Hiram Foote Mather — Ebenezer Foote Norton — Keith Foote Nyborg — Charles Edwin Ogden — Rufus Wheeler Peckham — Richard Foote Pedersen — Thomas Welles
  Foote, Mrs. A. W. See Kate D. Foote
  Foote, Abram William (1862-1941) — also known as Abram W. Foote — of Cornwall, Addison County, Vt. Born in Cornwall, Addison County, Vt., October 24, 1862. Republican. Farmer; banker; insurance business; telephone business; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1900-01, 1915-16, 1931-33; member of Vermont state senate, 1917-19; Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1921-23; delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1928 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee). Died in Middlebury, Addison County, Vt., May 14, 1941 (age 78 years, 202 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, West Cornwall, Cornwall, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Rollin Abram Foote (1832-1913) and Julia Arabella (Sampson) Foote (1833-1898); married, December 18, 1883, to Kate Dodge Nichols; grandfather of Ralph Albert Foote (1923-2003).
  Political family: Foote family of Middlebury and West Cornwall, Vermont.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Foote, Albert H. — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colchester, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Anson — of Guilford, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, C. W. — of Fallon, Churchill County, Nev. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Charles Augustus (1785-1828) — of Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y. Born in Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y., April 15, 1785. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1823-25. Died in Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y., August 1, 1828 (age 43 years, 108 days). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Foote, Charles Doolittle (1812-1888) — also known as Charles D. Foote — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y.; Covington, Kenton County, Ky. Born in Chautauqua County, N.Y., December 25, 1812. Lawyer; law partner of John G. Carlisle; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1860; member of Kentucky state senate, 1870. Died in Covington, Kenton County, Ky., April 28, 1888 (age 75 years, 125 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Fort Mitchell, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Foote (1770-1848) and Sybil (Doolittle) Foote (1777-1832); brother of Elial Todd Foote (1796-1877); married, September 18, 1849, to Mary Daulton Arnold (1818-1883).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Foote, Charles E. — of Cobleskill, Schoharie County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Cobleskill, N.Y., 1879-82. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Charles M. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Charles R. (1871-1942) — of Alto, Kent County, Mich. Born in Ionia, Ionia County, Mich., December 13, 1871. Republican. Lawyer; hotelier; hardware business; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 2nd District, 1913-18. Member, Knights of Pythias. Died in Alto, Kent County, Mich., June 1, 1942 (age 70 years, 170 days). Interment at Green Cemetery, Near Belding, Ionia County, Mich.
  Relatives: Married, November 23, 1897, to Josephine M. Rounds.
  Foote, Charles S. — of Union County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1900-01. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Cyrel D. — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Foote, David (1897-1973) — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Born in Edgemont, Fall River County, S.Dak., September 5, 1897. Republican. Gold milling, Homestake Mining Co., Lead, S.D., 1915-20; pumper, Standard Oil Refinery, Casper, Wyo., from 1920; musician; photographer; member of Wyoming state house of representatives, 1939, 1943-51. Lutheran. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Toastmasters. Died in April, 1973 (age 75 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of David Foote and Catherine (Barr) Foote; married 1917 to Myrtle Gladys Hanson.
  Foote, E. Kilbourne See Edward Kilbourne Foote
  Foote, Earl H. — Single Tax candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Ebenezer — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ulster County, 1791-92, 1793-94, 1795-97; member of New York state senate Middle District, 1798-1802; member of New York council of appointment, 1799. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Edward B. — of Larchmont, Westchester County, N.Y. People's candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1892 (16th District), 1894 (16th District), 1895 (10th District); People's candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Edward E. — of Hebron, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hebron; elected 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Edward Kilbourne (b. 1857) — also known as E. Kilbourne Foote — Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, March 4, 1857. U.S. Vice Consul in Tangier, 1887; Chemnitz, 1915-17; Genoa, 1917-21; Messina, as of 1926; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Chemnitz, 1912-15. Burial location unknown.
Elial T. Foote Foote, Elial Todd (1796-1877) — also known as Elial T. Foote — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y.; New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Gill, Franklin County, Mass., May 1, 1796. Physician; banker; member of New York state assembly, 1819-20, 1826-27 (Cattaraugus, Chautauqua and Niagara counties 1819-20, Chautauqua County 1826-27); Chautauqua County Judge, 1823-43; postmaster at Jamestown, N.Y., 1829-41. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 17, 1877 (age 81 years, 200 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Jamestown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Foote (1770-1848) and Sybil (Doolittle) Foote (1777-1832); brother of Charles Doolittle Foote (1812-1888); married, December 31, 1817, to Anna Cheney (1800-1840); married 1841 to Amelia Stiles (Leavitt) Jenkins (1799-1867); married 1869 to Emily Stockbridge (1803-1887).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: History of Chautauqua County (1875)
  Foote, Ellsworth Bishop (1898-1977) — also known as Ellsworth B. Foote — of North Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Branford, New Haven County, Conn., January 12, 1898. Republican. Probate judge in Connecticut, 1938-46; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1947-49; defeated, 1948, 1950. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Grange. Died in Guilford, New Haven County, Conn., January 18, 1977 (age 79 years, 6 days). Interment at Bare Plain Cemetery, North Branford, Conn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Foote, Enoch — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport, 1822, 1831. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Erastus — of Wiscasset, Lincoln County, Maine. Maine state attorney general, 1820-31. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Evelyn Pat — Democrat. Speaker, Democratic National Convention, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Foote, Everett L. — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Frank M. — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Mayor of Marshall, Mich., 1902-04. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, George A. — of Guilford, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Guilford, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Hangman: See Henry Stuart Foote
  Foote, Harry H. — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Portsmouth 2nd Ward; elected 1938; member of New Hampshire state senate 24th District, 1943-44, 1955-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Henry S. — of California. U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California, 1895-99. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Henry Stuart (1804-1880) — also known as "Hangman Foote" — Born in Fauquier County, Va., February 28, 1804. U.S. Senator from Mississippi, 1847-52; Governor of Mississippi, 1852-54; Representative from Tennessee in the Confederate Congress, 1862-65. Fought four duels; fled Alabama in 1830 to escape prosecution for dueling. Exchanged blows with Thomas Hart Benton on the floor of the U.S. Senate. Expelled from the Confederate Congress in early 1865 for going North on an unauthorized peace mission. Died in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., May 20, 1880 (age 76 years, 82 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Helm Foote (1772-1817) and Helen Gibbon (Stuart) Foote (1776-1815); married, March 22, 1827, to Elizabeth Winters (1810-1855); married, June 15, 1859, to Rachel Douglas Boyd (1831-1882).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Foote, Isaac — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County, 1797-98; member of New York state senate Western District, 1801-05. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, J. A. — of Anoka, Anoka County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Anoka, Minn., 1881, 1887-91. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, James L. — of Slatington, Lehigh County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Jesse — of Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stafford, 1820. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Joel — of Marlborough, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Marlborough, 1820, 1824, 1831. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, John A. — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cheshire, 1829, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, John J. — of Hamilton, Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 23rd District, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Joseph A. — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 9th District, 1867; postmaster at Colchester, Conn., 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Kate D. (1864-1941) — also known as Kate Dodge Nichols; Mrs. A. W. Foote — of Cornwall, Addison County, Vt. Born in Peru, Clinton County, N.Y., November 14, 1864. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1928. Female. Died in Middlebury, Addison County, Vt., April 24, 1941 (age 76 years, 161 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, West Cornwall, Cornwall, Vt.
  Relatives: Married, December 18, 1883, to Abram William Foote; grandmother of Ralph Albert Foote (1923-2003).
  Political family: Foote family of Middlebury and West Cornwall, Vermont.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Foote, Kilbourne See Edward Kilbourne Foote
  Foote, L. A. — of Kimball, Brule County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 14th District, 1893-96. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Lacel — of Canton, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Canton, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Lucien W. — of Seabrook, Rockingham County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Seabrook, 1948; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Seabrook, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Lucius — of Durham, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Durham, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Lucius Harwood (1826-1913) — also known as Lucius H. Foote — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Born in Winfield, Herkimer County, N.Y., April 10, 1826. Republican. Lawyer; municipal judge in California, 1856-60; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1861-65; Adjutant General of California, 1872-76; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1876; U.S. Consul in Valparaiso, 1878-81; U.S. Minister to Korea, 1883-85; U.S. Consul General in Seoul, as of 1883-85. Died June 4, 1913 (age 87 years, 55 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Lucius Foote and Electa (Harwood) Foote; married 1862 to Rose Frost Carter (died 1885).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Foote, M. T. — Single Tax candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Nathaniel — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 28th District, 1894; Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1906-19. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Orin — of Delaware County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1846. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Oscar — of Juneau, Alaska. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska Territory, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Ralph Albert (1923-2003) — also known as Ralph A. Foote — of Middlebury, Addison County, Vt. Born January 22, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; lawyer; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean conflict; Addison County State's Attorney, 1950-56; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1957-60; Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1961-64; candidate for Governor of Vermont, 1964. Died July 16, 2003 (age 80 years, 175 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, West Cornwall, Cornwall, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Ralph Abram Foote (1894-1947) and Sylvia (Pastene) Foote (1897-1974); married to Nancy Dickey (1929-2014); grandson of Abram William Foote (1862-1941) and Kate D. Foote.
  Political family: Foote family of Middlebury and West Cornwall, Vermont.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Foote, Robert B. — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 5th District, 1873-74. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Robert D. — of Morristown, Morris County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Robert E. — of Hebron, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hebron; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, S. — of Michigan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, S. G. — Single Tax candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Samuel A. — of Geneva, Ontario County, N.Y. Judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1851; member of New York state assembly from Ontario County 1st District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Samuel Augustus See Samuel Augustus Foot
  Foote, Thomas Moses (1808-1858) — also known as Thomas M. Foote — of New York. Born in 1808. U.S. Charge d'Affaires to New Grenada, 1849-50; Austria, 1852-53. Died in 1858 (age about 50 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Foote, W. H. — of Westfield, Hampden County, Mass. Postmaster at Westfield, Mass., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, W. W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Wallace Turner, Jr. (1864-1910) — also known as Wallace T. Foote, Jr. — of Port Henry, Essex County, N.Y. Born in Port Henry, Essex County, N.Y., April 7, 1864. Republican. Lawyer; iron manufacturer; U.S. Representative from New York 23rd District, 1895-99; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908. Died, in St. Luke's Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 17, 1910 (age 46 years, 254 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Port Henry, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Wallace T. Foote (iron manufacturer); married 1892 to Mary Witherbee (sister of Frank S. Witherbee (1852?-?)).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Foote, Walter Ambrose (b. 1887) — also known as Walter A. Foote — of Hamlin, Jones County, Tex. Born in Greenville, Hunt County, Tex., June 25, 1887. School teacher; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Port Said, 1920-21; U.S. Consul in Port Said, 1921-22; Prague, 1922-24; Hamburg, 1924-27; Medan, 1927-29, 1930-31; Batavia, as of 1938; Melbourne, as of 1940; U.S. Consul General in Batavia, as of 1947. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, Wendell — of Hastings, Adams County, Neb. Mayor of Hastings, Neb., 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Foote, William L. — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cheshire, 1839. Burial location unknown.


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