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GOREE (Soundex G600) — See also GAREE, GERO, GORE, GOREY, GORY, GUERRY, POREE, REGO, ROGGE.

  GOREE: See also Goree Ashford — Billye Goree Burns
  Goree, Churchill P. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga.; Decatur, DeKalb County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1912, 1920 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Goree, H. G. — of Atlanta, Cass County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1896 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Goree, John D. — of Coolidge, Pinal County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1940, 1952 (member, Credentials Committee), 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Goree, Langston J., Jr. (1899-1950) — of Calexico, Imperial County, Calif. Born in Navasota, Grimes County, Tex., April 30, 1899. U.S. Vice Consul in Mexicali, as of 1921. Died in 1950 (age about 51 years). Interment at Greenwood Memorial Park, San Diego, Calif.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Goree, V. G. — of Texarkana, Bowie County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1920. Burial location unknown.


GORELICK (Soundex G642) — See also ELICKER, GARELICK, GORE, GORELL, LICK, MELICK, NORELIS, NORELIUS, POGORELEC, ZABELICKY.

  Gorelick, Oscar A. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1948, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GORELL (Soundex G640) — See also CORELL, GARRELL, GARRIEL, GIRRELL, GLORE, GOELL, GORE, GORELICK, GORRALL, GORRELL, GRELL, GROEL, GURULE, KORELL, LORGE, OGLER, OLGER, ORGLE, POGORELEC, PORELL, RELL.

  Gorell, Helen — of Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virgin Islands, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.


GORENBERG (Soundex G651) — See also BERENBERG, DERENBERGER, DORENBECHER, DURENBERGER, EHRENBERG, ERENBERG, FERRENBERG, GORENCE, GRANBERG, GREENBERG, GREENBURG, GRUENBERG, GRUENBURG, GRUNBERG, HARENBERG, NUERENBERG, SCHMORRENBERG, SPARENBERG, VORENBURG.

  Gorenberg, Mark — of Los Gatos, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


GORENCE (Soundex G652) — See also DORENCE, FLORENCE, FLORENCIO, GORE, GORENBERG, LORENCE, MORENCI, MORENCY.

  Gorence, Patricia J. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1987-88. Female. Still living as of 1988.


GORES (Soundex G620) — See also ESGRO, GAHRES, GARAAS, GARRIS, GARRISS, GEHRES, GEHRIS, GOERES, GOERSS, GORBES, GORE, GORIS, GORSE, GOSSER, GREGORESKI, GROESS, GROSE, GROSSE, PORES.

  Gores, F. E. — of Wadena, Wadena County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Gores, N. P. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 24, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


GORET (Soundex G630) — See also GARET, GORE, GORT, GRETO, GROTE, TORGE, TREGO.

  Goret, Mark — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.


GOREY (Soundex G600) — See also COREY, GAREY, GOKEY, GORBEY, GORE, GOREE, GORLEY, GORNEY, GORY, GREY, GUERRY, KOREY.

  Gorey, Andrew J. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Sixth Suffolk District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.


GORFINE (Soundex G615) — See also FERRIGNO, FINE, GARFEIN, GARFINKEL, GARFINKLE, GAROFANO, GORFINKEL, GORFINKLE, GORFKLE, GRAFFIN, GREFFIN, GRIFFEN, GRIFFIN, GRIFYNN, GURFEIN, HERFINDAHL, MURFIN, THORFIN.

  Gorfine, Emanuel — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GORFINKEL (Soundex G615) — See also FINKE, FINKEL, FINKELMAN, FINKELNBURG, FINKELSTEIN, FINKELSTONE, GARFINKEL, GARFINKLE, GORFINE, GORFINKLE, GORFKLE, HERFINDAHL, MURFIN, THORFIN.

  Gorfinkel, Archie A. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 37th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.


GORFINKLE (Soundex G615) — See also FINKLE, FINKLEA, FINKLEMAN, GARFINKEL, GARFINKLE, GORFINE, GORFINKEL, GORFKLE, HERFINDAHL, MURFIN, THORFIN.

  Gorfinkle, David — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gorfinkle, Neal A. — of New Jersey. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


GORFKLE (Soundex G612) — See also GORFINE, GORFINKEL, GORFINKLE, RFK.

  Gorfkle, Norman — of Pendleton, Umatilla County, Ore. Mayor of Pendleton, Ore., 1955-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GORG (Soundex G620) — See also GEORG, GOERG, GONG, GORGAS, GORGOGLIONE, GORY, JORG, SORG.

  Gorg, Bob — of Brooklyn Park, Hennepin County, Minn. Candidate for mayor of Brooklyn Park, Minn., 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail


GORGAS (Soundex G622) — See also BARGAS, CARGAS, DEVARGAS, ERGAS, GARRIGUES, GARRIGUS, GERGES, GORG, GORGOGLIONE, GREGOS, GRIGGS, PENDERGAST, PRENDERGAST, VARGAS.

  Gorgas, Jacob — of Ephrata, Lancaster County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Ephrata, Pa., 1869-71. Burial location unknown.
  Gorgas, William L. — of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee). Burial location unknown.
  Gorgas, William R. — of Cumberland County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1842-44 (14th District 1842-43, 16th District 1844). Burial location unknown.


GORGOGLIONE (Soundex G622) — See also CAPRIGLIONE, CASTIGLIONI, FENOGLIO, GLION, GOGLER, GORG, GORGAS, LIONE, LIONELL, MORGO, NIGAGLIONI, PAGLIONE, SOGLIO, TARTAGLIONE, TAVAGLIONE, TORGOW, VIGLIONE.

  Gorgoglione, Robert D. — of Windham, Windham County, Conn. Candidate for first selectman of Windham, Connecticut, 1989. Still living as of 1989.


GORHAM (Soundex G650) — See also BORHA, GORAM, HORHAM, MORHAIM.

  GORHAM: See also Gorham L. Boynton — Ernest Harold Cluett — Frank H. Dusenbury — Durward Gorham Hall — Gorham E. Hubbard — John Abner Mead — John Gorham Palfrey — Gorham Parks — Gorham Parsons — Gorham P. Pomroy — William Gorham Rice — Gifford Simeon Robinson
  Gorham, Albert A. — of Redding, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Redding, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Andrew B. — of Wilton, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Wilton, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Anthony F. — of Camden County, N.J. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Camden County; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Benjamin (1775-1855) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., February 13, 1775. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1814-18, 1841; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1819-21, 1823; resigned 1821; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1820-23, 1827-31, 1833-35. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 27, 1855 (age 80 years, 226 days). Interment at Phipps Street Burying Ground, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Nathaniel Gorham and Rebecca (Call) Gorham (1744-1812); uncle of Charlotte Gray Brooks (1800-1859; who married Edward Everett (1794-1865)) and Abigail Brown Brooks (1808-1889; who married Charles Francis Adams (1807-1886)); granduncle of John Quincy Adams, William Everett and Brooks Adams; great-granduncle of Charles Francis Adams (1866-1954); second great-granduncle of Leverett Saltonstall, Richard Saltonstall and Thomas Boylston Adams; third great-granduncle of William Lawrence Saltonstall.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gorham, Brad — of Foster, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Gorham, Charles B. — of Burlington, Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1896-97. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Charles T. (1812-1901) — of Michigan. Born in 1812. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1868; U.S. Minister to Netherlands, 1870-75. Died in 1901 (age about 89 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Gorham, D. B. — of Shawano, Shawano County, Wis. Postmaster at Shawano, Wis., 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Daniel J. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 25th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Gorham, Edward E. — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Frank — of Round Pond, Bristol, Lincoln County, Maine. Postmaster at Round Pond, Maine, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, George Congdon (1832-1909) — also known as George C. Gorham — of Marysville, Yuba County, Calif.; Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif.; San Francisco, Calif.; Washington, D.C. Born in Greenport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 5, 1832. Newspaper editor; Union candidate for Governor of California, 1867; member of Republican National Committee from California, 1868-. Died in Washington, D.C., February 11, 1909 (age 76 years, 221 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Gorham, George S. — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, H. Wesley — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Norwalk, Conn., 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, John — Member of Minnesota state senate 11th District, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Gorham, John Warren — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in Jerusalem, 1856-60. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Joseph Patrick — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 3rd District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Gorham, Josiah — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford, 1824, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Mark J. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate in primary for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Manchester 7th Ward, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Meeker — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ulster County 1st District, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Nathaniel (1738-1796) — of Massachusetts. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., May 27, 1738. Delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1779-80, 1788; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1780-81; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1781-87; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1782-83, 1785-86; Delegate to Continental Congress from Massachusetts, 1782-83, 1785-87; state court judge in Massachusetts, 1785-96; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787. Congregationalist. Died in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., June 11, 1796 (age 58 years, 15 days). Interment at Phipps Street Burying Ground, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Nathaniel Gorham (1709-1761) and Mary (Soley) Gorham; married, September 6, 1763, to Rebecca Call (1744-1812); father of Benjamin Gorham (1775-1855); grandfather of Charlotte Gray Brooks (1800-1859; who married Edward Everett) and Abigail Brown Brooks (1808-1889; who married Charles Francis Adams (1807-1886)); great-grandfather of John Quincy Adams, William Everett and Brooks Adams; second great-grandfather of Charles Francis Adams (1866-1954); third great-grandfather of Leverett Saltonstall, Richard Saltonstall and Thomas Boylston Adams; fourth great-grandfather of William Lawrence Saltonstall.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Gorham, Nicholas — of Coventry, Kent County, R.I. Republican. Member of Rhode Island state house of representatives 40th District; elected 2002; delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 2008. Member, Freemasons. Still living as of 2008.
  Gorham, R. P. — of Montana. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Terry M. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 2nd District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Gorham, W. M. — of Bristol, Bristol County, R.I. Postmaster at Bristol, R.I., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Gorham, Wesley See H. Wesley Gorham


GORICAN (Soundex G625) — See also AFRICANUS, AMERICAN, CORRIGAN, FRICANO, GEERKEN, GERKEN, GRAICHEN, GREGORICH, GUIRKIN, GURKIN, HURRICANE.

  Gorican, Walter — Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 78th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.


GORIN (Soundex G650) — See also GIRON, GOEHREN, GORDIN, GORING, GORLIN, GUERIN, NIGRO, RINGO, ROGGIN, ROGIN, SORIN.

  GORIN: See also Isaac Campbell Pugh
  Gorin, Barney — of Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state house of delegates District 17, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Gorin, Franklin (1798-1877) — of Kentucky. Born in Barren County, Ky., May 3, 1798. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 3rd District, 1874. First white child born in Barren County; one-time owner of Mammoth Cave. Died December 10, 1877 (age 79 years, 221 days). Interment at Glasgow Cemetery, Glasgow, Ky.
  Gorin, Manuel — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1876. Burial location unknown.


GORING (Soundex G652) — See also GAHRING, GARING, GEARING, GEHRING, GEHRUNG, GIERING, GOEHRING, GOING, GORIN, GRANGE, RING.

  Goring, Edward M. — of Wappingers Falls, Dutchess County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County 1st District, 1872; postmaster at Wappingers Falls, N.Y., 1883-87. Burial location unknown.
  Goring, Myatt E. — of Wappingers Falls, Dutchess County, N.Y. Postmaster at Wappingers Falls, N.Y., 1908-16. Burial location unknown.
  Goring, Willis R. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


GORIS (Soundex G620) — See also GAHRES, GARAAS, GARRIS, GARRISS, GEHRES, GEHRIS, GOERES, GORES, GRISSO, GROSSI, ORIS.

  Goris, Jose A. — Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 31st District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


GORITY (Soundex G630) — See also DEHORITY, DORITY, GARRATY, GARRETY, GARRITY, GEARITY, GERAGHTY, GERATY, GERETY, GERRITY, GHERRITY, VIGORITO.

  Gority, Donna D. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


GORKA (Soundex G620) — See also BREVORKA, DERKOORKANIAN, FLORKA, GARCHOW, GORA, HAVORKA, MAYORKAS, MCGORKEY, SOGORKA, VORKAPICH.

  Gorka, E. Edward — of Nanticoke, Luzerne County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Gorka, Edward See E. Edward Gorka


GORLEY (Soundex G640) — See also CORLEY, DOORLEY, GARLOW, GOORLEY, GOREY, GORLICH, GORLIN, GORLITZ, GORMLEY, GOURLEY, GURLEY, LEGORY, MCSORLEY, MORLEY, ORLEY, THORLEY, WHORLEY, WORLEY.

  Gorley, Hugh A. — of California. Member of California state assembly 10th District, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.
  Gorley, John — of Hollidaysburg, Blair County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Hollidaysburg, Pa., 1845-49. Burial location unknown.


GORLICH (Soundex G642) — See also EHRLICH, ERLICH, GARLAK, GARLICK, GARLOCK, GERLACH, GERLICH, GORLEY, GORLIN, GORLITZ, HORLICK, LICH, ORLICKI, PERLICH, SEIBERLICH, WERLICH, WORLICK, WUNDERLICH.

  Gorlich, Frederick — of Hastings-on-Hudson, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y., 1901-17. Burial location unknown.


GORLIN (Soundex G645) — See also BORLING, CORLIN, DORLINE, FORLINES, FORLINI, GERRILYN, GONLIN, GORIN, GORLEY, GORLICH, GORLITZ, KORLING, LORING, MORLING, MORLINO, NORLIN, NORLING, ORLIN, ORLINGER, ORLINS, ORLINSKY, ROLING, ROLLING.

  Gorlin, Marilyn — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.


GORLITZ (Soundex G643) — See also AUSTERLITZ, FERLITA, GARLITS, GORLEY, GORLICH, GORLIN, KARLITSKY, LITZ, WURLITZER.

  Gorlitz, Ray H. — of Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for supervisor of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


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