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HOBBS (Soundex H120) — See also BOBBS, COBBS, DOBBS, FOBBS, HIBBS, HOBBERT, HOBBES, HOBBEY, HOBBIE, HOBBINS, HOBBY, HUBBS, SHOOB, STOBBS.

  HOBBS: See also Silas Bowker — George Chandler Fairbanks — William Stanley Hollis — Orville Edwin Langley — Connie Mack IV — Thomas Hobbs Rainsford
  Hobbs, Albert — of Franklin County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Franklin County, 1856; member of New York state senate 17th District, 1864-65; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Alexander R. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1904; member of Virginia state senate 27th District, 1904-15. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Allen (1899-1960) — Born in 1899. U.S. Navy officer; Governor of American Samoa. Died in 1960 (age about 61 years). Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, B. J. — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, C. W. — of West Plains, Howell County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Howell County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Charles A. — of Berlin, Coos County, N.H. Socialist. Candidate for New Hampshire Governor's Council 1st District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Charles B. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Clarence W., Jr. — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state senate Second Worcester District, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Crosby See James Crosby Hobbs
  Hobbs, David — of Texas. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 12th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Hobbs, David L. (b. 1940) — of California. Born in 1940. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Guyana, 1995-96. Still living as of 1996.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Hobbs, Donald W. — of Alaska. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Alaska, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Hobbs, Edmund S. — of San Angelo, Tom Green County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Edward H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Edwin H. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 19th District, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Elias — of Rice County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 18, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Hobbs, Everett N. — of Hope, Knox County, Maine. Democrat. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Knox County (3rd), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Frank See J. Frank Hobbs
  Hobbs, Frank K. — of Ossipee, Carroll County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 5th District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Fred See Frederick H. Hobbs
  Hobbs, Fred — of Pinehurst, Moore County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Hobbs, Frederick H. (1934-2005) — also known as Fred Hobbs — of Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pa. Born in Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pa., January 6, 1934. Republican. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state senate 29th District, 1967-76. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Lions; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Amvets. Died, of emphysema, in Pottsville Hospital, Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pa., July 24, 2005 (age 71 years, 199 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Charles Baber Cemetery, Pottsville, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Marian (Hause) Hobbs; married to Pamela Watkins (daughter of G. Harold Watkins (1903-1993)); father of Christopher Hobbs (son-in-law of James J. Rhoades).
  Political family: Watkins-Rhoades-Hobbs family of Pennsylvania.
  Hobbs, G. H. — of Brookhaven, Lincoln County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Gregory J., Jr. (b. 1944) — of Colorado. Born in Gainesville, Alachua County, Fla., December 15, 1944. Served in the Peace Corps; lawyer; law clerk for Judge William E. Doyle, U.S. Court of Appeals, 1971-72; justice of Colorado state supreme court, 1996-2015; appointed 1996; retired 2015. Member, American Bar Association; Order of the Coif. Still living as of 2015.
  See also Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier
  Hobbs, H. C. — of Salem, Washington County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1896; postmaster at Salem, Ind., 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Harold — of Muncie, Delaware County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Harry L. — of East Rockaway, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at East Rockaway, N.Y., 1915-18. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Henry — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Herrwood E. — of Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Pottsville, Pa., 1954-67 (acting, 1954-55). Still living as of 1967.
  Hobbs, Horace E. — of Warwick, Kent County, R.I. Democrat. Mayor of Warwick, R.I., 1961-66; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1964; candidate for Governor of Rhode Island, 1966. Member, Freemasons. Still living as of 1966.
  Hobbs, Howell — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Democrat. Postmaster at Jackson, Miss., 1840-46. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, J. Crosby See James Crosby Hobbs
  Hobbs, J. Frank — of Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tenn. Democrat. Tennessee Democratic state chair, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, James — of Manchester (now part of Richmond), Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, James Crosby (1879-1942) — also known as J. Crosby Hobbs — of Camden, Knox County, Maine. Born in Hope, Knox County, Maine, September 24, 1879. Democrat. Knox County Commissioner, 1907-12; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1908, 1936; Knox County Sheriff. Died, from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, February 18, 1942 (age 62 years, 147 days). Interment somewhere in Camden, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of James Philbrick Hobbs (1835-1904) and Nancy Maria (Miller) Hobbs (1843-1907); married, October 8, 1910, to Annie Stewart Johnson.
  Hobbs, Jason D. — Constitution candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Hobbs, Jefferson D. — of Westchester County, N.Y. Progressive. Candidate for New York state senate 24th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Jim — of Sunset Hills, St. Louis County, Mo. Candidate for mayor of Sunset Hills, Mo., 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  Hobbs, John — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 14th District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Joseph O. — of New Hampshire. Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Kathleen — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Hobbs, L. S. — of Amarillo, Potter County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Lauren D. — also known as "Duke" — of Texas. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1976. Texas organizer of the Reagan for President campaign. Still living as of 1976.
  Hobbs, Lorenzo — of Nebraska. Member of Nebraska territorial House of Representatives, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Lyman — of Hennessey, Kingfisher County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Maude — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Hobbs, Moody — of Pelham, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 7th District, 1855-57. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Paul E. — of Elba, Coffee County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Paul W. — of North Hampton, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1947-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, R. F. — of Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colo. Democrat. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Roscoe C. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Roscoe Conkling
  Hobbs, Rudy — of Southfield, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 35th District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Hobbs, Ruth — also known as Mrs. Wendell Hobbs — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1956, 1968; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1957. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Wendell W. Hobbs (1910?-?).
  Hobbs, Sam See Samuel Francis Hobbs
  Hobbs, Samuel Francis (1887-1952) — also known as Sam Hobbs — of Selma, Dallas County, Ala. Born in Selma, Dallas County, Ala., October 5, 1887. Democrat. State court judge in Alabama, 1921-26; U.S. Representative from Alabama 4th District, 1935-51. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. Died May 31, 1952 (age 64 years, 239 days). Interment at Live Oak Cemetery, Selma, Ala.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Hobbs, Steve — of Snohomish, Snohomish County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Hobbs, Truman McGill (1921-2015) — Born in Selma, Dallas County, Ala., February 8, 1921. U.S. District Judge for the Middle District of Alabama, 1980-91; took senior status 1991. Died in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., November 4, 2015 (age 94 years, 269 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Hobbs, V. O. — of Trenton, Grundy County, Mo. Republican. Civil engineer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Grundy County, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, W. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 4th District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Hobbs, Mrs. Wendell See Ruth Hobbs
  Hobbs, Wendell W. — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Realtor; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1964, 1968; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1965; treasurer of Michigan Republican Party, 1969. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Ruth Hobbs (1910?-?).
  Hobbs, Wilbur S. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1896. Burial location unknown.


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