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GAMBLE (Soundex G514) — See also AMBLE, AMBLER, BRAMBLE, BRAMBLETT, CHAMBLEE, DETAMBLE, GABLE, GAMBELL, GAMBIE, GAMBLIN, GIMBLE, HAMBLEN, HAMBLETON, HAMBLETT, HAMBLEY, ROTRAMBLE.

  GAMBLE: See also Frederick William Baldwin — Edward Carrington Cabell — George Sylvester Counts — Warren Armstrong Haggott — Charles L. Halsted — Rawghlie Clement Stanford
  Gamble, Alan — of Mt. Pleasant, Isabella County, Mich. Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Gamble, Archibald — of St. Louis, Mo. Whig. Postmaster at St. Louis, Mo., 1849-54. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Charles — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Jefferson County 1st District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Claude — of Clovis, Curry County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, David — of Emmitsburg, Frederick County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, David — of Bowdle, Edmunds County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 41st District, 1889-92. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, E. R. — of Coldwater, Branch County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Edward P. — of Blair County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Blair County, 1901; resigned 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Eliza Burt — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1909. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Elizabeth — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Ernest F. (1869-1932) — of Coldwater, Branch County, Mich. Born in Tecumseh, Lenawee County, Mich., May 12, 1869. Democrat. Physician; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1912 (alternate), 1916. Died in Coldwater, Branch County, Mich., January 5, 1932 (age 62 years, 238 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Coldwater, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Elida Demier James (1863-1958).
  Gamble, George R. — of Indiana. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Hamilton Rowan (1789-1864) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Winchester, Va., November 29, 1789. Whig. Lawyer; secretary of state of Missouri, 1824-26; justice of Missouri state supreme court, 1851-55; resigned 1855; Governor of Missouri, 1861-64; died in office 1864. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Died in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., January 31, 1864 (age 74 years, 63 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Gamble and Anne (Hamilton) Gamble; married 1827 to Caroline J. Coalter.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Gamble, Helen H. — Republican. Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Henry P. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, James (1809-1883) — of Jersey Shore, Lycoming County, Pa. Born in Jersey Shore, Lycoming County, Pa., January 28, 1809. Democrat. Lawyer; Lycoming County Treasurer, 1834-36; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1841-42; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1851-55 (13th District 1851-53, 15th District 1853-55); Clearfield County President Judge, 1859-60; Lycoming County Common Pleas Judge, 1868-78. Died in Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa., February 22, 1883 (age 74 years, 25 days). Interment at Wildwood Cemetery, Williamsport, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Gamble, James — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Gamble, James B. — of Princeton, Gibson County, Ind. Republican. Mayor of Princeton, Ind., 1888-90, 1894-98; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Joe C. — of Maryville, Blount County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, John, Jr. — of Troy, Pike County, Ala. Mayor of Troy, Ala., 1893-95, 1922-28. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, John — of Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wis. Candidate for mayor of Beaver Dam, Wis., 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Gamble, John P. — of Kankakee County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 41st District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, John Rankin (1848-1891) — of South Dakota. Born in Alabama, Greene County, N.Y., January 15, 1848. Republican. Lawyer; member of Dakota territorial House of Representatives, 1877-79; member Dakota territorial council, 1881-82, 1885-86; U.S. Representative from South Dakota at-large, 1891; died in office 1891. Died in Yankton, Yankton County, S.Dak., August 14, 1891 (age 43 years, 211 days). Interment at Yankton Municipal Cemetery, Yankton, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Brother of Robert Jackson Gamble (1851-1924); uncle of Ralph Abernethy Gamble.
  Political family: Gamble family of South Dakota and New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gamble, John W. (born c.1815) — of Mexico, Audrain County, Mo. Born in Kentucky, about 1815. Farmer; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 2nd District, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Lewis M. — of Mexico, Audrain County, Mo. Republican. Postmaster at Mexico, Mo., 1923-35. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Linda — Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Gamble, M. H. — of Maryville, Blount County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Michael P. (b. 1907) — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Born in 1907. Democrat. Member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1967-70; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Murray L. — of Groveland, Livingston County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, P. I. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 1st District, 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Power T. — of Pennsylvania. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 32nd District, 1922; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, R. A. — of Petersburg, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
Ralph A. Gamble Gamble, Ralph Abernethy (1885-1959) — also known as Ralph A. Gamble — of Larchmont, Westchester County, N.Y.; St. Michaels, Talbot County, Md. Born in Yankton, Yankton County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.), May 6, 1885. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 2nd District, 1931-37; U.S. Representative from New York, 1937-57 (25th District 1937-45, 28th District 1945-53, 26th District 1953-57). Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Phi Delta Phi; Lions. Died in St. Michaels, Talbot County, Md., March 4, 1959 (age 73 years, 302 days). Interment at Hopewell Cemetery, Port Deposit, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Jackson Gamble (1851-1924) and Carrie (Osborne) Gamble; married, April 19, 1911, to Virginia Nesbitt (died 1937); married, June 19, 1958, to Ruth G. Daniels; nephew of John Rankin Gamble.
  Political family: Gamble family of South Dakota and New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  Gamble, Raymond Love (d. 1967) — of Anderson County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate 27th District, 1967; died in office 1967. Died December 12, 1967. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Richard J. — of Alliance, Stark County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Alliance, Ohio, 1954-64 (acting, 1954-56). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Robert — of Richmond, Va. Mayor of Richmond, Va., 1815-16. Burial location unknown.
Robert J. Gamble Gamble, Robert Jackson (1851-1924) — also known as Robert J. Gamble — of Yankton, Yankton County, S.Dak.; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Born near Akron, Genesee County, N.Y., February 7, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from South Dakota at-large, 1895-97, 1899-1901; U.S. Senator from South Dakota, 1901-13. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; American Bar Association; Freemasons; Elks. Died in Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak., September 22, 1924 (age 73 years, 228 days). Interment at Yankton Municipal Cemetery, Yankton, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Gamble and Jennie A. (Abernethy) Gamble; brother of John Rankin Gamble (1848-1891); married, March 26, 1884, to Carrie S. Osborn; father of Ralph Abernethy Gamble.
  Political family: Gamble family of South Dakota and New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Gamble, Roger Lawson (1787-1847) — of Georgia. Born near Louisville, Jefferson County, Ga., 1787. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; lawyer; cotton planter; member of Georgia state legislature, 1820; U.S. Representative from Georgia at-large, 1833-35, 1841-43; superior court judge in Georgia, 1845-47. Died in Augusta, Richmond County, Ga., December 20, 1847 (age about 60 years). Interment at Revolutionary War Cemetery, Louisville, Ga.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gamble, Roger R. (b. 1932) — of Virginia. Born in 1932. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Suriname, 1993-96. Still living as of 1996.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Gamble, Ron — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 106th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Gamble, Rory L. — of Lathrup Village, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Gamble, Steve — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Texas state senate 1st District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Gamble, Stewart — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1904; Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, T. G. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Ted R. — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1948 (alternate), 1972. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Thomas (d. 1945) — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Mayor of Savannah, Ga., 1933-37, 1939-45; died in office 1945. Died July 13, 1945. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Thomas T. — U.S. Vice Consul in Auckland, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Gamble, Tim — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Candidate for mayor of Las Vegas, Nev., 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Gamble, William B. — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Akron, Ohio, 1890-95. Burial location unknown.


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