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GICKER (Soundex G260) — See also BEGICH, BEGICK, DRAGICH, GAUCHER, GEEKER, GRECKI, MAGICIAN, PICKER, ROGICH.

  Gicker, Harry T. — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GIDDAY (Soundex G300) — See also GEDDA, GIDDEN, GIDDENS, GIDDEY, GIDDINGS, LIDDALL, MASSIDDA, MIDDAG, MIDDAUGH, SIDDALL.

  Gidday, Sharyn — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 60th District, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


GIDDEN (Soundex G350) — See also DINGEE, GEDEON, GIDDAY, GIDDENS, GIDDEY, GIDDINGS, GIDEON, GLIDDEN, GLIDDENS, GODDEN, HIDDEN, MIDDENDORF, WHIDDEN.

  Gidden, Culver Earl (b. 1909) — also known as Culver Gidden — Born in Venus, Johnson County, Tex., September 9, 1909. U.S. Vice Consul in Belize City, 1932-43. Burial location unknown.


GIDDENS (Soundex G352) — See also DEDDENS, DINGES, DINGESS, EDDENS, EDDINGS, GIDDAY, GIDDEN, GIDDEY, GIDDINGS, GLIDDEN, GLIDDENS, GODINEZ, GOODNESS, GUDENAS, HEDDENS, HIDDEN, MIDDENDORF, WHIDDEN.

  Giddens, Dan — Democrat. Candidate for Oklahoma state senate 37th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Giddens, Debra — of Millwood, Ware County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Giddens, I. S. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Giddens, J. F. — of Pike County, Ala. Delegate to Alabama convention to ratify 21st amendment from Pike County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Giddens, John Bray — also known as John B. Giddens — of Valdosta, Lowndes County, Ga. Mayor of Valdosta, Ga., 1953-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Giddens, R. A. — of Coushatta, Red River Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1916, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Giddens, Timothy — Green. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 125th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


GIDDEY (Soundex G300) — See also GEDDIE, GIDDAY, GIDDEN, GIDDENS, GIDDINGS, LADDEY, RODDEY, WADDEY.

  Giddey, Allan F. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1946, 1948, 1956; candidate in primary for mayor of Detroit, Mich., 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Giddey, Richard — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1944 (1st District), 1946 (1st District), 1952 (4th District); candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GIDDINGS (Soundex G352) — See also BIDDINGER, DINGSOR, EDDINGS, GIDDAY, GIDDEN, GIDDENS, GIDDEY, GRIDDINGS, HIDDIN, IDDINGS, INGS, RIDINGS, TYDINGS, WHIDDINGTON, WINDINGSTAD.

  GIDDINGS: See also Ray Park Chase — Giddings Hyde — Giddings W. Keyes
  Giddings, Agnes Mason (1867-1927) — also known as Agnes Giddings; Agnes Eurelia Mason; Mrs. E. C. Giddings; "Famous Feminist" — of Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo. Born in a log cabin, in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo., October 31, 1867; she was the first pioneer child born at Fort Collins, and the cabin is preserved at the Fort Collins Historical Museum. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1924; Presidential Elector for Colorado, 1924. Female. Member, Order of the Eastern Star. Died, from a paralytic stroke, in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo., June 18, 1927 (age 59 years, 230 days). Interment at Grandview Cemetery, Fort Collins, Colo.
  Relatives: Daughter of Augustine Mason and Charlotte Mason; married, December 25, 1888, to Edwin Chester 'Chet' Giddings.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Giddings, Ammi — of Plymouth, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 16th District, 1857, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Ammi D. — of Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sherman; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Augustine H. (d. 1876) — of Michigan. Circuit judge in Michigan 14th Circuit, 1869-76; died in office 1876. Died December 10, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Benjamin — of Hartland, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartland, 1838-39. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Charles — of Great Barrington, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Charles W. — of Pawnee County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Charles W. (b. 1847) — of St. Louis, Gratiot County, Mich. Born in Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn., February 9, 1847. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 19th District, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Jonathan C. Giddings (1822-1883) and Mary E. (Conn) Giddings (1822-1902); married, November 26, 1871, to Lovila Higbee.
  Giddings, D. C. See De Witt Clinton Giddings
  Giddings, D. C. — of Brenham, Washington County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1904, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, De Witt Clinton (1827-1903) — also known as D. C. Giddings — of Brenham, Washington County, Tex. Born in Susquehanna County, Pa., July 18, 1827. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1866; U.S. Representative from Texas, 1872-75, 1877-79 (3rd District 1872-75, 5th District 1877-79); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1888; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Texas, 1896. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Brenham, Washington County, Tex., August 19, 1903 (age 76 years, 32 days). Interment at Prairie Lea Cemetery, Brenham, Tex.
  Presumably named for: DeWitt Clinton
  Relatives: Son of James Giddings (1780-1863) and Lucy (Demming) Giddings (1783-1861); married 1860 to Malinda C. Lusk (1836-1869).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Giddings, Diane — of Aiken County, S.C. Republican. Chair of Aiken County Republican Party, 1998-99. Female. Still living as of 1999.
  Giddings, Mrs. E. C. See Agnes Mason Giddings
  Giddings, E. J. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912 (speaker). Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Edwin W. — of Michigan. Member of Michigan state constitutional commission 7th District, 1873. Interment at Romeo Village Cemetery, Romeo, Mich.
  Relatives: Uncle of Jabez Wight Giddings (1858-?).
  Giddings, Eugene — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 9th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, George A. — of Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Tex. Democrat. Postmaster at Wichita Falls, Tex., 1885-89. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Helen — of DeSoto, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Member of Texas state house of representatives 109th District; elected unopposed 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000; elected 2002; elected unopposed 2004; elected 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000, 2004; member, Platform Committee, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Giddings, J. A. — U.S. Vice Consul in Toronto, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, J. D. — of Brenham, Washington County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, J. Wight See Jabez Wight Giddings
  Giddings, Jabez Wight (b. 1858) — also known as J. Wight Giddings — of Cadillac, Wexford County, Mich.; Taos, Taos County, N.M. Born in 1858. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 28th District, 1887-90; Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1893-94. Interment somewhere in Taos, N.M.
  Relatives: Nephew of Edwin W. Giddings (1833?-?).
  Giddings, James — of Chester, Dodge County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state senate 10th District, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, James R. — of Ingham County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 30th Circuit, 1979-82. Still living as of 1982.
Joshua R. Giddings Giddings, Joshua Reed (1795-1864) — also known as Joshua R. Giddings; "The Lion of Ashtabula" — of Jefferson, Ashtabula County, Ohio. Born in Tioga Point (now Athens), Bradford County, Pa., October 6, 1795. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1826; U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1838-59 (16th District 1838-43, 20th District 1843-59); delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1856 (member, Platform Committee; speaker), 1860; U.S. Consul General in Toronto, 1861-64, died in office 1864. Died in Montreal, Quebec, May 27, 1864 (age 68 years, 234 days). Interment at Oakdale Cemetery, Jefferson, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: New York Public Library
  Giddings, Marsh (1816-1875) — of Galesburg, Kalamazoo County, Mich.; Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn., November 19, 1816. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County, 1849; probate judge in Michigan, 1860-68; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1864; member of Republican National Committee from Michigan, 1866-70; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1867; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1868; Governor of New Mexico Territory, 1871-75. Congregationalist. Died in Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M., June 3, 1875 (age 58 years, 196 days). Interment at Mountain Home Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Mich.
  Giddings, Napoleon Bonaparte (1816-1897) — also known as Napoleon B. Giddings — of Fayette, Howard County, Mo.; Nebraska City, Otoe County, Neb.; Savannah, Andrew County, Mo. Born near Boonsborough, Clark County, Ky., January 2, 1816. Served in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence; lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Nebraska Territory, 1855; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War. Died in Savannah, Andrew County, Mo., August 3, 1897 (age 81 years, 213 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Savannah, Mo.
  Presumably named for: Napoleon Bonaparte
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Giddings, Roy S. — of Russell, Russell County, Kan. Postmaster at Russell, Kan., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Thomas — also known as Tom Giddings — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1936; candidate for Michigan state senate 9th District, 1938; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Tom See Thomas Giddings
  Giddings, Watson — of Barkhamsted, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Barkhamsted, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, Wight See Jabez Wight Giddings
  Giddings, William — of Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sherman, 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, William H. (b. 1840) — of Bakersfield, Franklin County, Vt. Born in Bakersfield, Franklin County, Vt., October 24, 1840. Republican. Physician; delegate to Vermont state constitutional convention, 1870; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Bakersfield, 1880; member of Vermont state senate from Franklin County, 1888. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.
  Giddings, William W. — of Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1924, 1932. Burial location unknown.


GIDEON (Soundex G350) — See also DEON, GEDEON, GIDDEN, RIDEOUT.

  Gideon, Dave — of West Virginia. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon, David — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 12th District, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon, Edward E. — of Oregon. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 1st District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon, J. J. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Springfield, Mo., 1916-20. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon, J. Oliver — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Mayor of Springfield, Mo., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon, James J. — Member of Missouri state senate 19th District, 1885-88. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon, Leon P. — of Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Mich. Mayor of Benton Harbor, Mich., 1949-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon, Oliver See J. Oliver Gideon
  Gideon, Robert L. — of Forsyth, Taney County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1924; circuit judge in Missouri 31st Circuit, 1937; chair of Taney County Republican Party, 1949. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon, Thomas H. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Springfield, Mo., 1928-32. Burial location unknown.
  Gideon, Valentine (1859-1951) — of Ogden, Weber County, Utah; West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Iron County, Mo., January 11, 1859. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1916 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); justice of Utah state supreme court, 1917-27, 1927-29; appointed 1927; chief justice of Utah state supreme court, 1925-27. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Died February 11, 1951 (age 92 years, 31 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, West Hartford, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Calvin Gideon and Artemesia (Matkin) Gideon; married 1889 to Elizabeth L. Lang.


GIDLEY (Soundex G340) — See also FRIDLEY, GODLEY, GOODLOE, GOODLY, GRIDLEY, LAIDLEY, MCRIDLEY, QUIDLEY, RIDLEY.

  GIDLEY: See also John T. Poffenbarger
  Gidley, Edward A. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1902, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Gidley, Townsend E. — of Jackson County, Mich. Whig. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 8th District, 1835; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Jackson County, 1835-36, 1838, 1850; resigned 1836; member of Michigan state senate, 1839-42, 1863-64 (5th District 1839-41, 4th District 1842, 12th District 1863-64); candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1851. Burial location unknown.


GIDNER (Soundex G356) — See also DEERING, DERING, DERRING, DINGER, FEIDNER, GAUDINEER, GERDIN, GIDNEY, GINDER, GIRDNER, GOODNER, GRINDE, NEIDNER, REDDING, REDING, RIGDEN, RINDGE, SIDNER, WEIDNER, WIDNER.

  Gidner, Richard — of Washington. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


GIDNEY (Soundex G350) — See also GEDNEY, GIBNEY, GIDNER, KIDNEY, SIDNEY, WIDNEY.

  Gidney, Bernard W. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Gidney, Charles Chauncey, Jr. (b. 1901) — also known as Charles C. Gidney, Jr. — Born in Granger, Williamson County, Tex., March 23, 1901. U.S. Vice Consul in Havana, 1926-27; Guadalajara, 1930-33; Tampico, as of 1938; Maracaibo, as of 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Gidney, Ray M. — U.S. Comptroller of the Currency, 1953-61. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GIDWITZ (Soundex G332) — See also BIDWILL, GUDOWITZ, LEDWITH, LIDWILL.

  Gidwitz, Ronald — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


GIEBEL (Soundex G140) — See also BEIGEL, BEIGLE, BIEBEL, DIEBEL, EBEL, GABEL, GIEBINK, GOBEL, GOBELL, GOEBEL, GRIEBEL, LIEBEG, LIEBEL, OLLIEBELL, SCHIEBEL, TRIEBEL.

  Giebel, Henry — of Clintonville, Waupaca County, Wis. Postmaster at Clintonville, Wis., 1891. Burial location unknown.


GIEBINK (Soundex G152) — See also BIEBINGER, BINKLEY, BINKOW, BINKOWSKI, BINKS, FIEBIG, FIEBIGER, GIEBEL, HEEBINK, LUBINKSY, SZCZERBINKSI, ZIEBIG.

  Giebink, Mary Ann — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


GIEDD (Soundex G300) — See also GIEDT, GYDE.

  Giedd, Jennifer R. — of Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


GIEDT (Soundex G300) — See also DETIG, GEYT, GIEDD, GITT, HATTERSCHIEDT, LIEDTKE, UNTIEDT.

  Giedt, Theodore J. P. — of Eureka, McPherson County, S.Dak. Republican. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 44th District, 1911-14; member of South Dakota state senate 38th District, 1927-28, 1931-32; Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1928; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1932. Burial location unknown.


GIEFER (Soundex G160) — See also FIEGER, GAFUR, GAYFER, GEFROH, GHAFARI, GHAFFAR, GOPHER, KIEFER, PRIEFER, RIEFER, SIEFERT.

  Giefer, George L. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1906, 1922; candidate for New York state senate 8th District, 1920; candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 20th District, 1921. Burial location unknown.


GIEGERICH (Soundex G262) — See also BUTTIGIEG, ERICH, GIGERICH, GINGERICH, KEGERISE, LENGERICH.

  Giegerich, Leonard A. (b. 1855) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Bavaria, Germany, May 20, 1855. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 12th District, 1887; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 3rd New York District, 1887-90; common pleas court judge in New York, 1891-95; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 8th District, 1894; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1896-1925. Catholic. German ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Tammany Hall. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Leonhard Giegerich and Theresa (Krämer) Giegerich; married, September 6, 1877, to Louise M. Boll.


GIEHLER (Soundex G460) — See also EHLER, GEILER, GELLER, GILLER, HIEHLE, KIEHLE, RIEHLE, SPIEHLER, VIEHLE.

  Giehler, Kurt U. — of Prospect Heights, Cook County, Ill. Candidate for mayor of Prospect Heights, Ill., 2007. Still living as of 2007.


GIELEGHEM (Soundex G425) — See also CEGIELSKI, CLEGHORN, DEJAEGHER, DELEGARDE, DZIENGIELEWSKI, ELEGANT, GALLEGHER, GIELEN, JEGHELIAN, LEGHORN, MENEGHEL, MIEGHEN, MONGIELLO, PELEGRI, SCHROGHEM, SCROGHEM, SMIGIEL, SMIGIELSKI, SZCYZGIEL, VANDEWEGHE, VANISEGHEM.

  Gieleghem, Paul, Jr. — of Clinton Township, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Gieleghem, Paul — of Clinton Township, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 31st District; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.


GIELEN (Soundex G450) — See also BIELENBERG, CEGIELSKI, DZIENGIELEWSKI, GELINE, GELYNN, GIELEGHEM, GILLEAN, GILLEN, GILLIAN, GILLIN, GLENNIE, MONGIELLO, SMIGIEL, SMIGIELSKI, SZCYZGIEL, THIELEN, ZIELENZIGER.

  Gielen, Arnold Joseph — of Crowley, Acadia Parish, La. Mayor of Crowley, La., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GIERACH (Soundex G620) — See also GARECHE, GARRICK, GEHRICKE, GERECKE, GIERAU, GUERICKE, LERACH, MAGIERA, RACH.

  Gierach, James E. (b. 1944) — of Oak Lawn, Cook County, Ill. Born in Madison, Dane County, Wis., October 26, 1944. Lawyer; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 6th District, 1969-70. Member, Theta Chi. Still living as of 1970.


GIERAU (Soundex G600) — See also AGUIRRE, ARREGUI, GERAU, GIERACH, MAGIERA.

  Gierau, Henry J. — of Wewela, Tripp County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1933-40 (19th District 1933-38, 43rd District 1939-40). Burial location unknown.
  Gierau, Mike — of Jackson, Teton County, Wyo. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Wyoming, 2004; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


GIERBOLINI (Soundex G614) — See also BIERBRAUER, BOLIN, BOLINDER, BOLING, BOLINGER, BORMOLINI, HARBOLDT, HERBOLD, HERBOLSHEIMER, HERRBOLDT, KOLINISKE, NICOLINI, SCHIERBERL, STIERBERGER.

  GIERBOLINI: See also Gilberto Gierbolini-Ortiz


GIERBOLINI-ORTIZ (Soundex G614)

  Gierbolini-Ortiz, Gilberto (1926-2009) — Born in Coamo, Coamo Municipio, Puerto Rico, December 22, 1926. U.S. District Judge for Puerto Rico, 1980-93; took senior status 1993. Died December 29, 2009 (age 83 years, 7 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


GIERE (Soundex G600) — See also ALGIERE, GEAR, GEER, GEIER, GERE, GERRIE, GEYER, GIERKE, GIRE, REGGIE, RIEGE, RUGGIERE.

  Giere, Michael — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 16th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.


GIERGINSKY (Soundex G625) — See also BAGINSKI, BERGIN, GERGIN, LUGINSKI, NIERGARTH, PIERGUE, ROGINSKI, SARGINSON, WERGIN, YERGIN.

  Gierginsky, (need first name) — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Connecticut state senate 1st District, 1912, 1918. Burial location unknown.


GIERHART (Soundex G663) — See also EBERHART, EBERHARTER, ERHART, EVERHART, GEARHART, GEARHEART, GERHART, HART, HIERHOLZER, MEIERHENRY, OOSTERHART, ZIERHUT.

  Gierhart, Amy Grace — of Caro, Tuscola County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 54th Circuit; elected 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


GIERING (Soundex G652) — See also GAHRING, GARING, GEARING, GEHRING, GEHRUNG, GOEHRING, GORING, GRANGE, HIERING, MALGIERI, MANGIERI, PIERINI, RING, RUGGIERI, VIERING.

  Giering, Isaac Thomas (1853-1895) — also known as Isaac T. Giering — of Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa. Born in Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa., November 11, 1853. Republican. Painter; postmaster at Emmaus, Pa., 1878-79. Died, from consumption, in Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa., August 9, 1895 (age 41 years, 271 days). Interment at Emmaus Moravian Cemetery, Emmaus, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Sylvester Levin Giering and Caroline Elizabeth (Stahl) Giering (1828-1911); married to Anna Rebecca Koch (1857-1883); grandnephew of John J. Giering (1803-1894).
  Political family: Giering family of Emmaus, Pennsylvania.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Giering, Johannes Jacob See John J. Giering
  Giering, John J. (1803-1894) — also known as Johannes Jacob Giering — of Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa. Born in Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa., August 10, 1803. Postmaster at Emmaus, Pa., 1828-49. Died in Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa., January 15, 1894 (age 90 years, 158 days). Interment at Emmaus Moravian Cemetery, Emmaus, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Johannes Giering (1771-1818) and Marie Catherine (Romig) Giering (1773-1850); married, May 13, 1827, to Catharina Doll (1808-1871); uncle of Sylvester Levin Giering; granduncle of Isaac Thomas Giering (1853-1895).
  Political family: Giering family of Emmaus, Pennsylvania.
  Epitaph: "Kind father of love, thou art gone to thy rest / Forever to bask amid the joys of the blest."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Giering, Sylvester Levin (1823-1891) — also known as Sylvester L. Giering — of Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa. Born in Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa., May 31, 1823. Clock and watch maker; postmaster at Emmaus, Pa., 1856-60, 1861-78, 1879-85. Died, from dropsy, in Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa., December 13, 1891 (age 68 years, 196 days). Interment at Emmaus Moravian Cemetery, Emmaus, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Giering (1796-1882) and Mary Elizabeth (Houser) Giering (1803-1873); married to Caroline Elizabeth Stahl (1828-1911); father of Isaac Thomas Giering (1853-1895); nephew of John J. Giering.
  Political family: Giering family of Emmaus, Pennsylvania.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


GIERKE (Soundex G620) — See also DIERKER, DIERKES, DIERKS, DIERKSHEIDE, GERKE, GIERE, GOERKE, VIERK.

  Gierke, Frank — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Farmer-Labor candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport, 1920. Burial location unknown.


GIERLOFF (Soundex G641) — See also GIERLUF, LOFF, SIMBERLOFF.

  Gierloff, Jeffrey — Constitution candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


GIERLUF (Soundex G641) — See also BERLUCHY, ERLUNIA, GIERLOFF, HERLUF, OKERLUND, PIERLUISI, WESTERLUND.

  GIERLUF: See also Gierluf Jansen


GIERMANN (Soundex G655) — See also BIERMAN, BIERMANN, EIERMAN, GARMAN, GARMEN, GARMON, GEHRMANN, GERMAIN, GERMANN, GOERMAN, GORMAN, GREIMAN, LIERMAN, MAGNIER, MANN, MERRIGAN, PIERMAN, TIERMAN, WIERMAN.

  Giermann, W. E. — of Rock Port, Atchison County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Atchison County Democratic Party, 1903. Burial location unknown.


GIERSDORF (Soundex G623) — See also BEVERSDORF, BEWERSDORFF, BIERSDORF, DEGIERS, HARSDORF, LEIDERSDORF, MOERSDORF, PETERSDORF, PILLERSDORF, ROEGIERS, RUDERSDORF.

  Giersdorf, Bob — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


GIES (Soundex G200) — See also ESSIG, GEES, GEIS, GEISE, GEISS, GEISSE, GEISZ, GESS, GHIZ, GIESE, GIESECKE, GIESELER, GIESEN, GIESLER, GIESSING, GIESSNER, GIESY, GILES, GINES, GRIES, GROPENGIESER, KIES, SEIG, SIEG, VANGIESON.

  Gies, Donald G. — of Delaware. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1970 (American Independent), 1976 (American), 1978 (American); American candidate for Delaware state treasurer, 1972. Still living as of 1978.
  Gies, Mary D. — American candidate for U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Gies, Paul (b. 1827) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1827. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1859-60, 1865-66, 1877-78; member of Michigan state senate 1st District, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Gies, Ralph T. — of Maryland. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 1st District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


GIESE (Soundex G200) — See also EIGES, GEES, GEIS, GEISE, GEISS, GEISSE, GEISZ, GESS, GHIZ, GIES, GIESECKE, GIESELER, GIESEN, GIESLER, GIESSING, GIESSNER, GIESY, GRIESE, GROPENGIESER, SEGGIE, VANGIESON.

  Giese, Albert F. — of Mercer County, N.J. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Mercer County; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Giese, Carl — Michigan Commonwealth Federation candidate for Michigan state senate 11th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Giese, David E. — of Vermilion, Erie County, Ohio. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1992, 1996; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Giese, Ed See Edgar W. Giese
  Giese, Edgar W. (b. 1941) — also known as Ed Giese — of Michigan. Born in 1941. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 98th District, 1981-90; defeated in primary, 1978, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Giese, Elizabeth H. — of Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 24th District, 1978. Female. Still living as of 1978.
  Giese, Frank M. — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 2nd District, 1885-87. Burial location unknown.
  Giese, Frederick W. — of Wisconsin. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 8th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Giese, George E. — of Ossining, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Village president of Ossining, New York, 1947-50; mayor of Ossining, N.Y., 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Giese, H. C. — of Fort Morgan, Morgan County, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Giese, Herbert Albert (1907-1964) — also known as Herbert A. Giese — of Wausau, Marathon County, Wis. Born in Wausau, Marathon County, Wis., June 23, 1907. Mayor of Wausau, Wis., 1942-54. Lutheran. Died, from a heart attack, in Wausau, Marathon County, Wis., February 11, 1964 (age 56 years, 233 days). Interment at Restlawn Memorial Park, Wausau, Wis.
  Relatives: Son of Christopher Giese and Louise (Grob) Giese; married, September 10, 1927, to Eileen Orphal.
  Giese, Kenyon E. — Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly 80th District; elected 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Giese, Sharon — of Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz.; Casa Grande, Pinal County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2004, 2008; member of Republican National Committee from Arizona, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Giese, William C. — of Racine, Racine County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Racine County 1st District, 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GIESECKE (Soundex G220) — See also GASCA, GASQUE, GESICK, GESICKI, GESKE, GIES, GIESE, GIESELER, GIESEN, GIESLER, GIESSING, GIESSNER, GIESY, GISKE, GROPENGIESER, GUZIEC, GUZIK, HAESECKE, HUNSECKER, KEESECKER, LASECKE, MESECK, REDSECKER, RICKSECKER, SECKEL, SECKER, VANGIESON.

  Giesecke, Neal — of Angleton, Brazoria County, Tex. Mayor of Angleton, Tex., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GIESELER (Soundex G246) — See also BIESEL, ESELER, GEISLER, GEISSLER, GEISZLER, GESSLER, GIES, GIESE, GIESECKE, GIESEN, GIESLER, GIESSING, GIESSNER, GIESY, GISLER, GROPENGIESER, GUSLER, HAESELER, HASSELER, HENSELER, KIESEL, KRIESEL, TRIESELER, VANGIESON.

  Gieseler, Russell W. — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GIESEN (Soundex G250) — See also GEASON, GENISE, GEZON, GIES, GIESE, GIESECKE, GIESELER, GIESLER, GIESSING, GIESSNER, GIESY, GOSEN, GOSSEN, GOSSIN, GOZEN, GROPENGIESER, GUZZONE, VANGIESON.

  Giesen, William — of San Marcos, Hays County, Tex. Mayor of San Marcos, Tex., 1881-84. Burial location unknown.


GIESLER (Soundex G246) — See also BAESLER, BIESLAUER, BRESLER, CESLER, CHESLER, CIESLA, CIESLEWICZ, CIESLIK, ESLER, FESLER, GEISLER, GEISSLER, GEISZLER, GELERIS, GESSLER, GIES, GIESE, GIESECKE, GIESELER, GIESEN, GIESSING, GIESSNER, GIESY, GISLER, GROPENGIESER, GUSLER, HIESLIN, KEESLER, KESLER, MESLER, NIESLEY, PESLER, PRESLER, ROESLER, SEIGLER, SELIGER, SESLER, SIEGLER, VANGIESON, YESLER.

  Giesler, Otto — of Green Bay, Brown County, Wis. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Green Bay, Wis., 1914. Burial location unknown.


GIESSING (Soundex G252) — See also GEISING, GIES, GIESE, GIESECKE, GIESELER, GIESEN, GIESLER, GIESSNER, GIESY, GJESSING, GROPENGIESER, SING, VANGIESON.

  Giessing, Walter K. — of Farmington, St. Francois County, Mo. Mayor of Farmington, Mo., 1965-67. Still living as of 1967.


GIESSNER (Soundex G256) — See also DIESSNER, ESSINGER, GASNER, GESNER, GESSNER, GIES, GIESE, GIESECKE, GIESELER, GIESEN, GIESLER, GIESSING, GIESY, GLESSNER, GNEISER, GROPENGIESER, LESSNER, MESSNER, MOESSNER, NIESSNER, PLESSNER, ROESSNER, VANGIESON, WOESSNER.

  Giessner, Bertha — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Westchester County 5th District, 1920, 1921. Female. Burial location unknown.


GIESY (Soundex G200) — See also FIGYELMESY, GHEZZI, GIES, GIESE, GIESECKE, GIESELER, GIESEN, GIESLER, GIESSING, GIESSNER, GROPENGIESER, HARDESY, HENESY, KERESTESY, TENESY, VANGIESON.

  Giesy, I. B. — of Salem, Marion County, Ore. Mayor of Salem, Ore., 1923-26. Burial location unknown.


GIETZEN (Soundex G325) — See also DIETZE, DIETZEL, GATSON, GETZEN, GETZENDANER, GETZENDANNER, GOTZIAN, KRIETZER, LONGIETTI, METZEN, METZENBAUM, METZENDORF, SIETZE.

  Gietzen, Roger C. — of Newaygo, Newaygo County, Mich. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.


GIFFEN (Soundex G150) — See also FENNIG, GAFFNEY, GAFNEY, GEFFEN, GIFFIN, GIFFONI, GIFFORD, GIFFORDS, GIFFT, GOFFIN, GRIFFEN, GUFFIN, MCGIFFIN, SIFFEN.

  GIFFEN: See also John Zuinglius Anderson
  Giffen, E. C. — Republican. South Dakota superintendent of public instruction, 1929-33. Burial location unknown.
  Giffen, George W. — of Nevada County, Calif. Member of California state assembly, 1873-80 (21st District 1873-75, 24th District 1875-80). Burial location unknown.
  Giffen, Glen Bruce — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Giffen, Gordon D. (b. 1949) — Born in 1949. U.S. Ambassador to Canada, 1997. Still living as of 1997.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Giffen, James D. — of Marion, Linn County, Iowa. District judge in Iowa, 1883-94 (8th District 1883-86, 18th District 1887-94). Burial location unknown.
  Giffen, William S. — of Hamilton, Butler County, Ohio; Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Common pleas court judge in Ohio 2nd District, 1897; circuit judge in Ohio 1st Circuit, 1899-1911. Burial location unknown.


GIFFIN (Soundex G150) — See also DEGRIFFIN, GAFFNEY, GAFNEY, GEFFEN, GIFFEN, GIFFONI, GIFFORD, GIFFORDS, GIFFT, GOFFIN, GRIFFIN, GRIFFING, GUFFIN, KNIFFIN, MCGIFFIN, SKIFFINGTON, SNIFFIN, TIFFIN.

  GIFFIN: See also John Giffin Weinmann
  Giffin, Ed — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Republican. Member of Tennessee state senate 5th District, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Giffin, George G. — of Georgia. U.S. Ambassador to Canada, 1997-. Still living as of 1998.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Giffin, Gordon D. (born c.1949) — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., about 1949. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Georgia, 1992; U.S. Ambassador to Canada, 1997-2001; member, Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Still living as of 2014.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Giffin, Kenneth N. (b. 1944) — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Martinsville, Morgan County, Ind., February 23, 1944. Republican. Assistant to Gov. Edgar D. Whitcomb, 1969-72; member, Indianapolis City Council, 1972-96; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1976, 1984, 2000. Still living as of 2005.
  Relatives: Married to Marjorie Gates (granddaughter of Ralph Fesler Gates (1893-1978)).
  Political family: Gates family of Columbia City, Indiana.
  Giffin, Murray — of Nunn, Weld County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1948, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Giffin, Paul F. (1906-1974) — of Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va. Born in Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va., July 26, 1906. Republican. Dentist; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mineral County, 1961-64. Member, Delta Sigma Delta; Rotary; Freemasons; Shriners; Moose. Died in 1974 (age about 67 years). Interment at Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery, Keyser, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Elmer F. Giffin and Sallie (Headley) Giffin; married, December 31, 1936, to Florence Bunker.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Giffin, T. M. — of Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J. Postmaster at Haddonfield, N.J., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.


GIFFONI (Soundex G150) — See also BUFFONE, CIAFFONE, CLIFFORD, GAFFNEY, GAFNEY, GEFFEN, GIFFEN, GIFFIN, GIFFORD, GIFFORDS, GIFFT, GOFFIN, GRIFFO, GRIFFORD, GUFFIN, MCGIFFIN, SIFFORD.

  Giffoni, L. — U.S. Consular Agent in Gioja, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


GIFFORD (Soundex G163) — See also CLIFFORD, FORD, GAFFORD, GEPHARDT, GIFFEN, GIFFIN, GIFFONI, GIFFORDS, GIFFT, GRIFFO, GRIFFORD, MCGIFFIN, SIFFORD.

  GIFFORD: See also Henry Manchester Boss, Jr. — Gifford R. Case — Florence Gifford Claussen — Clarence M. Davis — Gifford Ernest — A. Gifford Miller — John Gifford Miller — Gifford Morgan — Gifford Patch — Gifford Phillips — Gifford Pinchot — Charles W. Reynolds — Gifford Simeon Robinson — George G. Scott — George Gifford Symes — Elmer Gifford Walker
  Gifford, A. K. — of California. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California, 1918 (3rd District), 1920 (1st District). Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Agnes Jones — also known as Agnes Crowell Jones; Agnes C. Jones — of South Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1926-31; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1932, 1936, 1948. Female. Presbyterian. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, C. E. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Charles — of Newton, Jasper County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Gifford, Charles H. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at New Bedford, Mass., 1889-94. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Charles L. C. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1857; member of New Jersey state senate from Essex County, 1858-60. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Charles Laceille (1871-1947) — also known as Charles L. Gifford — of Cotuit, Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass. Born in Cotuit, Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass., March 15, 1871. Republican. School teacher; real estate business; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1912-13; member of Massachusetts state senate Cape and Plymouth District, 1914-19; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1922-47 (16th District 1922-33, 15th District 1933-43, 9th District 1943-47); died in office 1947. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died in Cotuit, Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass., August 23, 1947 (age 76 years, 161 days). Interment at Mosswood Cemetery, Cotuit, Barnstable, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Mary Abbie (Baker) Gifford (1842-1919) and William Coleman Gifford (1843-1928); married, September 6, 1892, to Fannie Hallet Handy (1871-1951); father of Florence Gifford (1897-1975).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gifford, David S. (1907-1984) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Erie County, Pa., February 27, 1907. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1934; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Pennsylvania Republican State Committee, 1957-58. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. Died November 14, 1984 (age 77 years, 261 days). Interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Millcreek Township, Erie County, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of P. V. Gifford and Mary (Shirk) Gifford; married to Martha Carr (1908-1973).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gifford, E. Garfield — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Chair of Essex County Republican Party, 1927; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Edward — of Bon Homme, Bon Homme County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member of Dakota territorial House of Representatives, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Ernest I. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 65th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Gifford, Florence See Florence Gifford Claussen
  Gifford, Frank — of Shakopee, Scott County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Garfield See E. Garfield Gifford
  Gifford, George — of Maine. Born in Maine. U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Nantes, 1878-82; U.S. Consul in La Rochelle, 1882-84; Basel, 1884-1913. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, George G. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford; elected 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, George H. — of Tipton, Tipton County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1912 (speaker). Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Mrs. Glenn — of Tipton, Tipton County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Gordon — of Bozrah, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bozrah, 1831. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Henry T. — of Vero, Brevard County (now Vero Beach, Indian River County), Fla. Postmaster at Vero, Fla., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Horace C. — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 2nd District, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Ira D. — of Salem, New London County, Conn. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Salem, 1929, 1939-40. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, James — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County 1st District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, James T. — of Elgin, Kane County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Elgin, Ill., 1837-42. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, John B. — of Monmouth County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Monmouth County, 1873-74. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Lee G. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Luana — of Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Gifford, Nathan B. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford; elected 1858, 1859. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Oscar Sherman (1842-1913) — also known as Oscar S. Gifford — of Canton, Lincoln County, S.Dak. Born in Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y., October 20, 1842. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; delegate to South Dakota state constitutional convention, 1883; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Dakota Territory, 1885; U.S. Representative from South Dakota at-large, 1889-91. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Lincoln County, S.Dak., January 16, 1913 (age 70 years, 88 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Canton, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Son of Ebenezer Gifford (born 1804) and Mary Gifford; married, May 14, 1874, to Phoebe M. Fuller; fourth cousin of Stephen Galloway (1838-1890); fourth cousin once removed of Bennet Bicknell.
  Political families: Galloway family of Michigan; Beakes-Greene-Jennings family of Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gifford, Pitt See W. Pitt Gifford
  Gifford, Richard C. — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Jamestown, N.Y., 1951-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Roy P. — of Wilton, Franklin County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Gifford, Russell H. — of Midland, Midland County, Tex. Mayor of Midland, Tex., 1947-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Sanford — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 2nd District, 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Grandfather of Sanford G. Lyon and James Howard Chase (1879-?).
  Political family: Lyon family of Cayuga County, New York.
  Gifford, Silas D. — Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Stephen N. — Massachusetts state auditor, 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, W. H. — of Brownwood, Brown County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, W. Pitt — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, Walter C. (1829-1909) — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Born in Busti town, Chautauqua County, N.Y., May 8, 1829. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 1st District, 1891-92. Methodist. Member, Grange. Died August 9, 1909 (age 80 years, 93 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Jamestown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Gideon Gifford and Millicent (Cornell) Gifford; married, March 18, 1852, to Eliza C. Robertson.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gifford, Walter Sherman (1885-1966) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; North Castle town, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., January 10, 1885. U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1950-53. Member, American Philosophical Society. President of American Telephone & Telegraph Co. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 7, 1966 (age 81 years, 117 days). Interment at Middle Patent Rural Cemetery, Bedford, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Nathan Poole Gifford and Harriet Maria (Spinney) Gifford; married, October 28, 1916, to Florence Pitman; married, December 22, 1944, to Augustine Lloyd Perry.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gifford, Wilford L. — of Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1908; secretary of state of Idaho, 1911-15. Burial location unknown.
  Gifford, William — of Schenectady County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1845. Burial location unknown.


GIFFORDS (Soundex G163) — See also CLIFFORD, FORDSON, GIFFEN, GIFFIN, GIFFONI, GIFFORD, GIFFT, GRIFFO, GRIFFORD, JEFFORDS, MCGIFFIN, SIFFORD, SIGFORD.

  Giffords, Gabrielle (b. 1970) — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Born in Tucson, Pima County, Ariz., June 8, 1970. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 2001-03; member of Arizona state senate, 2003-05; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 2004, 2008; U.S. Representative from Arizona 8th District, 2007-12; resigned 2012. Female. Jewish. Still living as of 2018.
  Relatives: Married, November 10, 2007, to Mark E. Kelly (astronaut).
  Cross-reference: Ron Barber
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books by Gabrielle Giffords: Gabby: A Story of Courage and Hope, with Mark Kelly (2011)


GIFFT (Soundex G130) — See also GEPHAT, GIFFEN, GIFFIN, GIFFONI, GIFFORD, GIFFORDS, GIFT, IFFT, MCGIFFIN, TIFFT.

  Gifft, Peter — of Kutztown, Berks County, Pa. Chief burgess of Kutztown, Pennsylvania, 1833, 1837. Burial location unknown.


GIFT (Soundex G130) — See also FREEGIFT, GAFF, GIFFT, GITT, GOFF, GOFFE, KIFT.

  Gift, Virginia — of Garches, France. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Democrats Abroad, 1980, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Gift, Weldon A. (1895-1977) — of Marlette, Sanilac County, Mich. Born in 1895. Republican. Physician; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1939; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1940. Died in 1977 (age about 82 years). Interment at Marlette City Cemetery, Marlette, Mich.


GIGANTE (Soundex G253) — See also BRIGANTTI, CAGIGAS, GANTEAUME, GANTENBEIN, GANTER.

  Gigante, Robert J. — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1990; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


GIGER (Soundex G260) — See also GAGER, GAGGERO, GAUGER, GEIGER, GIGERICH, GIGLER, GIGUERE, GINGER, GOUGER, GREIG, GREIGG, GUGER, GYGER, KIGER.

  Giger, Isaiah B. — of Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pa. Burgess of Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, 1929. Burial location unknown.


GIGERICH (Soundex G262) — See also ERICH, FRIGERIO, GIEGERICH, GIGER, GINGERICH, LENGERICH, RICH.

  Gigerich, William — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1968, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


GIGI (Soundex G200) — See also GUIGOU.

  GIGI: See also Gigi Dennis — Gigi Georges


GIGLER (Soundex G246) — See also GIGER, GIGLIO, GIGLIOTTI, GISLER, GOGLER, GUGLER, SIGLER, ZIGLER.

  Gigler, Robert Alan — also known as Robert Gigler — of Anchorage, Alaska. Candidate in Alaskan Independence primary for Governor of Alaska, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


GIGLIO (Soundex G240) — See also GAGEL, GEIGEL, GIGLER, GIGLIOTTI, GOGOLA, GOOGEL, GUGALA, GUGEL.

  Giglio, Frank — of Calumet City, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 11th District, 1994; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


GIGLIOTTI (Soundex G243) — See also ALIOTTA, BRAGGIOTTI, CALLIOTT, CIOTTI, ELLIOTT, GIGLER, GIGLIO, LIOTTA, LISCIOTTI, MARGIOTTI, MARIOTTI, MAZZIOTTI, PICCIOTTI, SALLIOTT, SALLIOTTE, VIGLIOTTI.

  GIGLIOTTI: See also Al Tronzo
  Gigliotti, Anthony J. — of Waterford, New London County, Conn. Republican. First selectman of Waterford, Connecticut; elected 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Gigliotti, Dominick J. — of Calumet City, Cook County, Ill. Candidate for mayor of Calumet City, Ill., 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Gigliotti, Frank P. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Oneida County 1st District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gigliotti, Joseph — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Gigliotti, Lou — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 4th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


GIGNILLIAT (Soundex G254) — See also BENIGNI, FILIATRAULT, GIGNOUX, GOLIATH, HIGNITE, INTAGLIATA, LAMOLIATTE, LIATUNICK, RETTALIATA, SEIGNIOUS.

  Gignilliat, William R. — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Savannah, Ga., 1921-23. Burial location unknown.


GIGNOUX (Soundex G252) — See also ARNOUX, GIGNILLIAT.

  Gignoux, Edward T. — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gignoux, Jules Ernest (1847-1914) — of Nevada. Born July 14, 1847. Mining engineer; member of Nevada state house of representatives, 1890; member of Nevada state senate, 1890; Lieutenant Governor of Nevada, 1890. Member, Freemasons. Died March 14, 1914 (age 66 years, 243 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Reno, Nev.


GIGSTAD (Soundex G233) — See also BIGSTAFF, HERIGSTAD, KOENIGSTEIN, WAIGSTILL.

  Gigstad, Alfred O. — of Nebraska City, Otoe County, Neb. Veterinarian; mayor of Nebraska City, Neb., 1970. Still living as of 1970.


GIGUERE (Soundex G260) — See also BRUERE, FIGUEROA, GAGER, GAGGERO, GAUGER, GEIGER, GIGER, GOUGER, GUGER, GYGER, LUERE, NUERENBERG, SCHEUERER.

  Giguere, Gary, Jr. — of Portage, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 2002; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


GIL (Soundex G400) — See also GEIL, GELE, GELL, GILE, GILL, GILLE, GYLE.

  GIL: See also Fernando M. Torres-Gil
  Gil, Christian J. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Gil, Francisco A., Jr. — U.S. Attorney for Puerto Rico, 1958-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Gil, Guillermo — U.S. Attorney for Puerto Rico, 1993-98. Still living as of 1998.
  Gil, Percy Bernard — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Gil, Willin — American Labor candidate for New York state senate 32nd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GILA (Soundex G400) — See also ENGILAND, GAIL, GALA, GALLI, GILDA, GILE, GOLA, GULA, SILA, VIGILANTE.

  GILA: See also Gila Bronner


GILB (Soundex G410) — See also GELB, GILBART, GILBEAU, GILBERG, GILBERT, GILBERTA, GILBERTS, GILBO, GILBORNE, GILBRIDE, GILBSON, GILBY.

  Gilb, Barbara Lou See Barbara Vickerman
  Gilb, Charles E. — of Arcadia, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Arcadia, Calif., 1975-76, 1981-82, 1987-88, 1991-92. Still living as of 1992.


GILBART (Soundex G416) — See also BART, DELBARTES, GALBRAITH, GALBREATH, GALBRETH, GILB, GILBERT, GILBERTA, GILBREATH, GILDART, GUILBERT, HESELBARTH, ILBARS, WILBAR.

  Gilbart, Frederick — of Bergen County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Bergen County, 1933. Burial location unknown.


GILBEAU (Soundex G410) — See also ALBEA, BEAU, DEGILBERT, DOLBEAR, DOLBEARE, GALBO, GIBEAU, GILB, GILBERG, GILBERSON, GILBERT, GILBERTA, GILBERTS, GILBERTSEN, GILBERTSON, GILBO, GILBY, GOLBA, GUILBEAU, GUILBEAULT.

  Gilbeau, Francis — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Mayor of San Antonio, Tex., 1841. Burial location unknown.


GILBERG (Soundex G416) — See also BERG, DEGILBERT, EILBERG, GILB, GILBEAU, GILBERSON, GILBERT, GILBERTA, GILBERTS, GILBERTSEN, GILBERTSON, GOLLBERG, KEILBERG, SILBERGER.

  Gilberg, B. H. — of Celina, Mercer County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916, 1920. Burial location unknown.


GILBERSON (Soundex G416) — See also ALBERS, ALBERSTADT, AMBERSON, BERSON, CULBERSON, DEGILBERT, EMBERSON, GIBERSON, GILBEAU, GILBERG, GILBERT, GILBERTA, GILBERTS, GILBERTSEN, GILBERTSON, GUIBERSON, GULBERSON, HALBERSTADT, HARBERSON, HILBERS, LAMBERSON, LIBERSON, LOBSINGER, OBERSON, ROBBERSON, ROBERSON, SABERSON, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, WELBERS.

  Gilberson, John — of Michigan. National candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1896. Burial location unknown.


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