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KERR-OZIMEK (Soundex K625)

  Kerr-Ozimek, Karen — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly 9th District, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


KERREY (Soundex K600) — See also BERREY, CHEREY, CHERIE, CHERRY, CHERY, JERREY, KEARIE, KEARY, KEERY, KERI, KERNEY, KERR, KERRI, KERRICK, KERRIGAN, KERRIHARD, KERROS, KERRY, KIRIE, KIRY, MCKERROW, MERREY, SKERRETT, SKERRY, TERREY, YERKE.

  Kerrey, Bob See Joseph Robert Kerrey
  Kerrey, Joseph Robert (b. 1943) — also known as Bob Kerrey — of Nebraska. Born in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb., August 27, 1943. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War; Governor of Nebraska, 1983-87; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1996, 2000; speaker, 1988; U.S. Senator from Nebraska, 1989-; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1992. Congregationalist. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans; American Legion; Lions; Sertoma. Received the Medal of Honor for action at Nha Trang Bay, Vietnam, 1969, when he lost a leg. Still living as of 2014.
  The Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge (opened 2008), across the Missouri River between Omaha, Nebraska and Council Bluffs, Iowa, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books by Bob Kerrey: When I Was A Young Man : A Memoir by Bob Kerrey (2002)
  Books about Bob Kerrey: Gregory L. Vistica, The Education of Lieutenant Kerrey


KERRI (Soundex K600) — See also CHEREY, CHERIE, CHERRY, CHERY, GERRI, JERRI, KEARIE, KEARY, KEERY, KERI, KERR, KERREY, KERRICK, KERRIGAN, KERRIHARD, KERROS, KERRY, KIER, KIRIE, KIRY, MCKERROW, RIKE, RIKKE, SERRI, SKERRETT, SKERRY.

  KERRI: See also Kerri Evelyn Harris — Kerri L. Prescott


KERRICK (Soundex K620) — See also BERRICK, CARRICK, CORAK, CORRICK, COURIC, DERRICK, DERRICKSON, ERRICKSON, FERRICK, HERRICK, KARRICK, KENRICK, KERR, KERREY, KERRI, KERRIGAN, KERRIHARD, KERROS, KERRY, MCKERROW, MERRICK, MERRICKS, RICK, SHERRICK, SKERRETT, SKERRY, TERRICK.

  Kerrick, J. W. — of California. Member of California state assembly 16th District, 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Kerrick, Leonidas H. (1846-1907) — of Bloomington, McLean County, Ill. Born October 16, 1846. University of Illinois trustee, 1903-07; died in office 1907. Died March 13, 1907 (age 60 years, 148 days). Interment at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Bloomington, Ill.
  Kerrick, Thomas C. — of McLean County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 26th District, 1920-22. Burial location unknown.
  Kerrick, W. O. — of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Mayor of Santa Cruz, Calif., 1925-27. Burial location unknown.


KERRIGAN (Soundex K625) — See also BERRIGAN, CARRIGAIN, CARRIGAN, CORREGAN, CORRIGAN, CORROGAN, CURRIGAN, ERRIGO, FERRIGNO, GARRIGAN, HARRIGAN, HERRIG, HERRIGER, HORRIGAN, KERIGAN, KERR, KERREY, KERRI, KERRICK, KERRIHARD, KERROS, KERRY, MCKERROW, MERRIGAN, PERRIGO, SKERRETT, SKERRY.

  Kerrigan, Charles — of Williston Park, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kerrigan, Charles H. — of Miller Place, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960, 1964; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention 1st District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Kerrigan, Frank Henry (1868-1935) — Born in Contra Costa County, Calif., September 17, 1868. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California, 1924-35; died in office 1935. Died February 9, 1935 (age 66 years, 145 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Kerrigan, James (1828-1899) — of New York. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., December 25, 1828. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1861-63. Irish ancestry. Died November 1, 1899 (age 70 years, 311 days). Interment at St. Raymond's Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Kerrigan, James E. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1876 (Republican), 1878 (Greenback). Burial location unknown.
  Kerrigan, John — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Real estate business; member of New York state assembly, 1889-91, 1893, 1913-15 (New York County 17th District 1889-91, 1893, New York County 11th District 1913-15). Burial location unknown.
  Kerrigan, John E. (1906-1973) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in 1906. Democrat. Mayor of Boston, Mass., 1945-46; defeated, 1945; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952, 1964 (alternate). Died in 1973 (age about 67 years). Interment at New Calvary Cemetery, Mattapan, Boston, Mass.
  Kerrigan, Patrick J. (c.1864-1895) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., about 1864. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 19th District, 1894. Catholic. Member, Tammany Hall. Died, from "dropsy" (probably congestive heart failure), in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., December 23, 1895 (age about 31 years). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Kerrigan, R. L. (born c.1963) — Born about 1963. Republican. Real estate broker; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Kerrigan, Thomas F. — of Darien, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. First selectman of Darien, Connecticut, 1954-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kerrigan, Thomas J., Jr. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford; elected 1954, 1956; member of Connecticut state senate 1st District; elected 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KERRIHARD (Soundex K663) — See also HAGIHARA, HOURIHAN, IHARA, INTIHAR, KERR, KERREY, KERRI, KERRICK, KERRIGAN, KERROS, KERRY, MCKERROW, NEIHARDT, RIHA, RIHACK, SAKAKIHARA, SKERRETT, SKERRY, STARIHA, SWIHART.

  KERRIHARD: See also John Jacob Thomas


KERROS (Soundex K620) — See also ARROSMITH, BARROS, KERR, KERREY, KERRI, KERRICK, KERRIGAN, KERRIHARD, KERRY, KOOSER, KOSER, KROES, KYROS, MARROSO, MCKERROW, MEYERROSE, SKERRETT, SKERRY.

  Kerros, J. M. — Not U.S. citizen; U.S. Consular Agent in Brest, 1864-75. Burial location unknown.


KERRY (Soundex K600) — See also CHEREY, CHERIE, CHERRY, CHERY, GERRY, JERRY, KARRY, KEARIE, KEARY, KEERY, KERI, KERR, KERREY, KERRI, KERRICK, KERRIGAN, KERRIHARD, KERROS, KIRIE, KIRY, KORRY, KREY, KYER, MCKERROW, SKERRETT, SKERRY.

  Kerry, Cameron — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Kerry, Diana — of Manchester, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Kerry, Elizabeth — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Kerry, John Forbes (b. 1943) — also known as John F. Kerry; "Liveshot" — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Fitzsimmons Army Hospital, Aurora, Adams County, Colo., December 11, 1943. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War; lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1972; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1983-85; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1985-2013; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; speaker, 1988; candidate for President of the United States, 2004. Catholic. English and Jewish ancestry. Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Skull and Bones. Still living as of 2020.
  Relatives: Son of Rosemary Isabel (Forbes) Kerry (1913-2002) and Richard John Kerry (1915-2000); married, May 23, 1970, to Julia Stimson Thorne (divorced 1988); married, May 26, 1995, to Teresa (Simoes-Ferreira) Heinz (widow of Henry John Heinz III); second great-grandson of Robert Charles Winthrop; third great-grandson of Thomas Lindall Winthrop and Jeremiah Mason; fourth great-grandnephew of George Cabot; fifth great-grandson of James Bowdoin; fifth great-grandnephew of Timothy Pickering; sixth great-grandnephew of Fitz-John Winthrop; seventh great-grandson of John Winthrop (1606-1676); first cousin four times removed of David Sears; first cousin seven times removed of John Alsop (1724-1794); second cousin twice removed of John Lee Saltonstall; second cousin five times removed of Dudley Leavitt Pickman; third cousin once removed of Leverett Saltonstall, Richard Saltonstall, William Gurdon Saltonstall and John Lee Saltonstall, Jr.; third cousin twice removed of William Cameron Forbes; third cousin thrice removed of Henry Cabot Lodge, John Gardner Coolidge and Augustus Peabody Gardner; fourth cousin of William Amory Gardner Minot and William Lawrence Saltonstall; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Francis Adams; eighth great-grandson of John Winthrop (1588-1649).
  Political families: Conger family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; King family; Wildman family of Danbury, Connecticut; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Leslie L. Farr II
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books by John F. Kerry: A Call to Service : My Vision for a Better America (2003) — The New War: The Web of Crime That Threatens America's Security (1997) — Our Plan for America: Stronger at Home, Respected in the World, with John Edwards (2004)
  Books about John F. Kerry: Douglas Brinkley, Tour of Duty : John Kerry and the Vietnam War — Michael Kranish et al, John F. Kerry: The Complete Biography By The Boston Globe Reporters Who Know Him Best — Paul Alexander, The Candidate: Behind John Kerry's Remarkable Run for the White House — George Butler, John Kerry: A Portrait — Scott Farris, Almost President: The Men Who Lost the Race but Changed the Nation
  Critical books about John F. Kerry: John E. O'Neill & Jerome R. Corsi, Unfit for Command: Swift Boat Veterans Speak Out Against John Kerry — David N. Bossie, The Many Faces of John Kerry
  Kerry, Margaret — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Kerry, Peggy — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


KERSCH (Soundex K620) — See also GERSCH, KARSH, KERSCHNER, KERSH, KIRSCH, KIRSH, KORSH, SHRECK.

  Kersch, Paul — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.


KERSCHNER (Soundex K625) — See also DISCHNER, FLEISCHNER, GRESCHNER, KARSHNER, KERSCH, KERSHNER, KESCHNER, KIRSCHNER, LEISCHNER, MARSCHNER, PFISCHNER, SCHNERR, TESCHNER.

  KERSCHNER: See also Francis Kerschner Myers
  Kerschner, Amy — of Tiffin, Seneca County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Kerschner, William H. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 29th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.


KERSEY (Soundex K620) — See also HERSEY, JERSEY, KEARSEY, KENSEY, KERESEY, KERZIAH, KEYSER, KIERCE, KIERSEY, SWERSEY, YERKES.

  KERSEY: See also Kersey O. Holmes — Shirley Kersey Turner
  Kersey, Charles — of California. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from California 5th District, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Kersey, George B. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 7th District, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Kersey, Sharyn — of Mitchell, Lawrence County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Kersey, Vierling — of California. California superintendent of public instruction, 1929-37; appointed 1929; resigned 1937. Burial location unknown.


KERSH (Soundex K620) — See also ANKERSHIELD, GERSH, KARSH, KERSCH, KERSHAW, KERSHNER, KERSHUL, KIRSCH, KIRSH, KORSH, OCKERSHAUSEN, SHERK, WICKERSHAM, WICKERSHAN.

  Kersh, Thomas H. — of Varner, Lincoln County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1892. Burial location unknown.


KERSHAW (Soundex K620) — See also ANKERSHIELD, HARSHAW, KERSH, KERSHNER, KERSHUL, MOTTERSHAW, OCKERSHAUSEN, OLDERSHAW, SHAW, WARSHAW, WARSHAWSKY, WICKERSHAM, WICKERSHAN.

  KERSHAW: See also Eustace St. Pierre Bellinger — George Kershaw Laney
  Kershaw, Joe — of Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Democrat. Member of Florida state house of representatives 105th District; elected 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Kershaw, John (1765-1829) — of Camden, Kershaw District (now Kershaw County), S.C. Born in Camden, Camden District (now Kershaw County), S.C., September 12, 1765. Democrat. Lawyer; planter; grain milling business; delegate to South Carolina convention to ratify U.S. constitution, 1790; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1792; mayor of Camden, S.C., 1798, 1801, 1811, 1822; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 9th District, 1813-15. Died in Camden, Kershaw District (now Kershaw County), S.C., August 4, 1829 (age 63 years, 326 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Kershaw County, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Kershaw (1727-1791) and Sarah (Mathis) Kershaw (1744-1789); married 1812 to Harriet DuBose (1791-1845); father of Joseph Brevard Kershaw (1822-1894).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kershaw, Joseph — of Swanzey, Cheshire County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Swanzey, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kershaw, Joseph Brevard (1822-1894) — of Camden, Kershaw County, S.C. Born in Camden, Kershaw District (now Kershaw County), S.C., January 5, 1822. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1856; delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Kershaw, 1860-62; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of South Carolina state senate, 1865; state court judge in South Carolina, 1877-93; postmaster at Camden, S.C., 1894. Quaker. Member, Freemasons. Died in Camden, Kershaw County, S.C., April 13, 1894 (age 72 years, 98 days). Interment at Quaker Cemetery, Camden, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of John Kershaw (1765-1829) and Harriet (DuBose) Kershaw (1791-1845); married to Lucretia Douglas (1825-1902).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kershaw, L. R. See Leroy Kershaw
  Kershaw, Leroy (1880-1969) — also known as L. R. Kershaw — of Muskogee, Muskogee County, Okla. Born in Elmwood, Peoria County, Ill., December 6, 1880. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee); candidate in primary for Governor of Oklahoma, 1930. Died in Muskogee, Muskogee County, Okla., June 25, 1969 (age 88 years, 201 days). Interment at Greenhill Cemetery, Muskogee, Okla.
  Kershaw, Thomas A. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Kershaw, William John (c.1834-1883) — also known as William J. Kershaw — of Big Spring, Adams County, Wis.; Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in County Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), about 1834. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1867-68, 1875; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1868; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1869-70. Member, Loyal Legion. Died in 1883 (age about 49 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Martha Mary Corn.


KERSHNER (Soundex K625) — See also ANKERSHIELD, CUSHNER, DESHNER, FLASHNER, KARSHNER, KASHNER, KERSCHNER, KERSH, KERSHAW, KERSHUL, KIRSCHNER, KUSHNER, OCKERSHAUSEN, WICKERSHAM, WICKERSHAN.

  KERSHNER: See also Robert C. Crane — Andrew Kershner Dunn — Frank Kershner Dunn
  Kershner, Cletus B. — of Berwick, Columbia County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Kershner, John D. — of Schuylkill County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Schuylkill County, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Kershner, Martin — of Maryland. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1800. Burial location unknown.


KERSHUL (Soundex K624) — See also ANKERSHIELD, CRISHAL, KERSH, KERSHAW, KERSHNER, KRASCHEL, MARSHUETZ, OCKERSHAUSEN, WICKERSHAM, WICKERSHAN.

  Kershul, Gregory J. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 100th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


KERSKE (Soundex K620)

  Kerske, William E. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Constitutional Democratic candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 4th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KERST (Soundex K623) — See also ECKERSTROM, ERST, GERST, JOKERST, KARST, KERSTEEN, KERSTEIN, KERSTEN, KERSTING, KIRST, KREST, KUERST, PICKERSTEIN, WOLKERSTORFER.

  Kerst, Louis — of Crete, Saline County, Neb. Republican. Postmaster at Crete, Neb., 1954-64 (acting, 1954-55). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KERSTEEN (Soundex K623) — See also CARSTEIN, CARSTEN, CARSTON, ECKERSTROM, JOKERST, KARSTEN, KERST, KERSTEIN, KERSTEN, KERSTING, KESTNER, KIRSTEIN, KIRSTEN, KYRSTEN, PICKERSTEIN, STEEN, STORSTEEN, VERSTEEG, WOLKERSTORFER.

  Kersteen, Herman C. — of Kingston, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 11th District, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KERSTEIN (Soundex K623) — See also CARSTEIN, CARSTEN, CARSTON, ECKERSTROM, GERSTEIN, JOKERST, KARSTEN, KERST, KERSTEEN, KERSTEN, KERSTING, KIRSTEIN, KIRSTEN, KYRSTEN, PICKERSTEIN, STEIN, WOLKERSTORFER.

  Kerstein, Joseph — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 45th District, 1926; candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 2nd District, 1928. Burial location unknown.


KERSTEN (Soundex K623) — See also CARSTEIN, CARSTEN, CARSTON, ECKERSTROM, GERSTEN, GERSTENBERG, GERSTENBUGER, GERSTENSCHLAGER, JOKERST, KARSTEN, KERST, KERSTEEN, KERSTEIN, KERSTING, KESTNER, KIRSTEIN, KIRSTEN, KYRSTEN, PICKERSTEIN, WOLKERSTORFER.

  Kersten, Alfred — of Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 8th District, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Kersten, Charles Joseph (1902-1972) — also known as Charles J. Kersten — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis.; Whitefish Bay, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., May 26, 1902. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 5th District, 1947-49, 1951-55; defeated, 1948, 1954, 1956. Died October 31, 1972 (age 70 years, 158 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Edith McKinnon.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


KERSTING (Soundex K623) — See also BIBERSTINE, BLASTING, DUERSTINE, ECKERSTROM, EVERSTINE, GERTSKIN, HABERSTICK, HASTING, HASTINGS, HAVERSTICK, HORSTING, HUSTING, JOKERST, KASTING, KERST, KERSTEEN, KERSTEIN, KERSTEN, NESTINGEN, OSTING, PICKERSTEIN, STINGEL, TING, VANIDERSTINE, WHITERSTINE, WITHERSTINE, WOLKERSTORFER.

  Kersting, Robert Edward (b. 1916) — also known as Robert Kersting — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa, August 26, 1916. Democrat. Lawyer; test pilot and executive, Howard Aircraft Co.; president, Red Rock Ranches and Arizona Aviation Co.; secretary, treasurer, director, Savage Industries, Inc., Sun States Land and Development Co.; director, general counsel, Insurance Corporation of America; president, general counsel, Yavapai Hotels Corp.; director, Prescott Utilities Corp.; member of Arizona Democratic State Central Committee, 1951-70; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1956 (alternate), 1960. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Gamma Delta; Phi Delta Phi; Moose; Fraternal Order of Police. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Augustus Henry Kersting and Eva (Schaub) Kersting; married, February 29, 1968, to Fracine Bassett.


KERSWILL (Soundex K624) — See also AUERSWALD, CARSWELL, EMSWILER, GUSWILER, KENSWIL, KURZWEIL, SWILLUM, WILL, WORSWICK.

  Kerswill, Lyman (1888-1975) — of Grout Township, Gladwin County, Mich. Born in Middlesex County, Ontario, August 11, 1888. Republican. Farmer; insurance business; chair of Gladwin County Republican Party, 1950. Presbyterian. Member, Odd Fellows. Died, from a heart attack, in Grout Township, Gladwin County, Mich., January 17, 1975 (age 86 years, 159 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, Mich.
  Relatives: Married, June 28, 1916, to Ethel Foutch.


KERTCHNER (Soundex K632) — See also HITCHNER.

  Kertchner, F. W. — of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1876. Burial location unknown.


KERTH (Soundex K630) — See also CHIERT, FOLKERTH, GERTH, KARTH, KERTHLIN, KIRT, KORTH, KURTH.

  KERTH: See also James Alexander Barks
  Kerth, Alfred H. — of Clayton, St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Clayton, Mo., 1940-46; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kerth, Fred L. — of Clayton, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Clayton, Mo., 1915-22. Burial location unknown.
  Kerth, Thomas (1829-1898) — of Indiana. Born in Winden, Pfalz, Germany, 1829. Member of Indiana state senate, 1889-91. Died in Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind., December 6, 1898 (age about 69 years). Interment somewhere in Evansville, Ind.


KERTHLIN (Soundex K634) — See also BARTHLEIN, BARTHLEY, BARTHLOMEW, CATHLIN, CATHLINE, FOLKERTH, KERTH, MCGLOTHLIN, MEGATHLIN, MORTHLAND, ROETHLINE, SMITHLINE, WIRTHLIN.

  Kerthlin, Harold — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for borough president of Richmond, New York, 1933. Burial location unknown.


KERTTULA (Soundex K634) — See also CORTELL, CORTELYOU, CRETELLA, DEPTULA, HEBERTT, KIRTLEY, KREITLOW, KRETLOW, KRUTELL, MATULA, PASTULA, STULA, TULAFONO.

  Kerttula, Beth (b. 1956) — of Juneau, Alaska. Born in Guthrie, Logan County, Okla., January 8, 1956. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Alaska state house of representatives 3rd District, 1999-. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Kerttula, Jalmar M. (b. 1928) — of Palmer, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska. Born in Wisconsin, 1928. Democrat. Member of Alaska state house of representatives, 1961-72; Speaker of the Alaska State House of Representatives, 1969-70; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1968; Alaska Democratic state chair, 1969. Lutheran. Still living as of 1972.
  Kerttula, Jay — of Alaska. Democrat. Candidate for Alaska state senate District N, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


KERTZ (Soundex K632) — See also CORDTS, CORDTZ, COURTS, CURTS, GERTZ, KORTZ, KURTZ.

  Kertz, Harold A. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


KERVICK (Soundex K612) — See also AKERVALL, BASKERVILLE, FAIRSERVICE, GURVICH, HOURVICH, KAREVICH, KERVIN, MARVICK, NANKERVIS, SERVICE, VICK.

  Kervick, John A. — of Short Hills, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KERVIN (Soundex K615) — See also AKERVALL, BASKERVILLE, BERVIN, CERVINO, CRAVEN, CURRIVAN, CURVIN, ERVIN, ERVINE, ERVING, GERVIN, KERIN, KERVICK, KEVIN, KIRVIN, KRAVEN, KURVIN, NANKERVIS, SHERVIN, TERVIN, VERVIN.

  KERVIN: See also Kervin Jones


KERWICK (Soundex K620) — See also BARWICK, BERWICK, GARWICK, HARWICK, HETHERWICK, KARWICK, KERWIN, KERWOOD, KRAWIEC, KRAWIECKI, KROWICKI, WARWICK, WICK.

  Kerwick, Michael R. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1920, 1924 (alternate), 1928, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwick, William — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 10th District, 1944; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1954, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KERWIN (Soundex K650) — See also BERWIN, CARAWAN, CORWIN, CORWINE, CZERWINSKI, DERWINSKI, ERWIN, ERWINE, KERIN, KERWICK, KERWOOD, KEWIN, KIRWAN, KIRWIN, MERWIN, SHERWIN.

  KERWIN: See also David Christopher Ahearn — Katharine Cooke Blow — Patricia Kerwin Keilty
  Kerwin, Daniel (1826-1907) — also known as "Honest Dan" — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in County Kildare, Ireland, August 13, 1826. Democrat. Blacksmith; manufacturer; proprietor, Anchor Iron Works and Bolt Factory; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1880; member of Missouri state senate 34th District, 1887-90. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Mo., November 3, 1907 (age 81 years, 82 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of James Kerwin and Mary (Reeves) Kerwin; married 1854 to Mary E. Knight.
  Kerwin, Daniel V. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state senate 16th District; elected 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Kerwin, Dennis P. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 19th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, Edward J. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, James E. — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, James W. — of St. Louis, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 4th District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, Jerome — of Boynton Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Kerwin, John H. — of Fort Lee, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Mayor of Fort Lee, N.J., 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, John Michael, Jr. — also known as John M. Kerwin, Jr. — of Illinois. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 19th District, 1950, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, Mary — of Troy, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 41st District, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Kerwin, Mary A. — of Somerville, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Kerwin, Michael — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Ireland. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 2nd New York District, 1891. Irish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, Michael W. — also known as Mike Kerwin — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952, 1960, 1964, 1972 (alternate), 1976 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, Mike See Michael W. Kerwin
  Kerwin, Patrick E. — of Lykens, Dauphin County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, Patrick H. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Kerwin, Thomas W. — of Manalapan Township, Monmouth County, N.J. Mayor of Manalapan Township, N.J., 1962. Still living as of 1962.


KERWOOD (Soundex K630) — See also CALDERWOOD, CATHERWOOD, CHIRWOOD, DERWOOD, ESTERWOOD, ISHERWOOD, KERWICK, KERWIN, LEATHERWOOD, LEDGERWOOD, NETHERWOOD, SHERWOOD, SILVERWOOD, UNDERWOOD, WOOD.

  Kerwood, Asbury L. (1842-1914) — of Indiana. Born in Preble County, Ohio, June 21, 1842. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1899. Methodist. Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Freemasons. Died in Bluffton, Wells County, Ind., March 5, 1914 (age 71 years, 257 days). Burial location unknown.
  Kerwood, John Kenna — of Ripley, Jackson County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.


KERZE (Soundex K620) — See also GERZEVSKE, KEARSE, KERZIAH, KERZNER, KEZER, KUERZE, LIVERZEY, PERZEL, VANDERZEE, VANDERZEIL.

  Kerze, Peter — of Eveleth, St. Louis County, Minn. Mayor of Eveleth, Minn., 1952-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KERZIAH (Soundex K620) — See also AMAZIAH, BERZITO, HERZIG, HERZING, KEARSEY, KERSEY, KERZE, KERZNER, KIERCE, KIERSEY, KIZZIAH, MARZIAN, STERZIK, TARZIA, TARZIAN, UZZIAH, WERZINGER.

  KERZIAH: See also Kerziah R. Patton


KERZNER (Soundex K625) — See also KARSNER, KERNER, KERZE, KERZIAH, PURZNER.

  Kerzner, Henry — of Ashford, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Ashford, 1926, 1930. Burial location unknown.


KESCHNER (Soundex K256) — See also CUSHNER, DISCHNER, FLEISCHNER, GRESCHNER, KASHNER, KERSCHNER, KIRSCHNER, KUSHNER, KUSHNIR, LEISCHNER, MARSCHNER, PFISCHNER, SCHENKER, SCHNERR, TESCHNER.

  Keschner, Dorothea — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.


KESEL (Soundex K240) — See also CHECEL, ESKESEN, KEEL, KEEZELL, KESSEL, KESSELL, KIESEL, KISIELE, KISSEL, KISSELL, KOSEL, MIKESELL, SELLEK, SKEELE.

  Kesel, John J. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Syracuse, N.Y., 1913-22; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 35th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.


KESHIAN (Soundex K250) — See also ALESHIRE, BAKSHIAN, CASHEN, CASHIN, CASHION, CHESHIRE, COUSHAINE, CUSHEN, CUSHIN, CUSHION, CUSHNIE, KALESHIA, KARDASHIAN, KESHINI, KESHLEAR, KOOKESH, LAKESHA, PESHICK, TIRESHING.

  KESHIAN: See also Samuel Mardian, Jr.


KESHINI (Soundex K250) — See also ALESHIRE, CASHEN, CASHIN, CASHION, CHESHIRE, COUSHAINE, CUSHEN, CUSHIN, CUSHION, CUSHNIE, KALESHIA, KESHIAN, KESHLEAR, KOOKESH, LAKESHA, PESHICK, SHINIMONS, TIRESHING.

  KESHINI: See also Keshini Ladduwhetty


KESHLEAR (Soundex K246) — See also BESHLIN, DESHLER, ESHLEMAN, JAHLEAL, KESHIAN, KESHINI, KOOKESH, LAKESHA, LEAR, STRESHLY.

  Keshlear, Barr — of Shenandoah, Page County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa commerce commission, 1939-43; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1944 (alternate), 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KESIA (Soundex K200) — See also ALESIA, CHESSIE, DEMESIA, ESIAS, ESIASON, GULESIAN, IGLESIAS, KASSIE, KEESEE, KESICKI, KESSEY, KISSIE, KIZZIAH.

  KESIA: See also Mrs. Kesia B. Johnson


KESICKI (Soundex K220) — See also BESICH, CASACCA, GESICK, GESICKI, KASICA, KESIA, KOZICKI, LADESIC, MATESIC, MESICK, PESICKA, SICKINGER.

  Kesicki, Robert — of Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Mayor of Dunkirk, N.Y., 1998-2001. Still living as of 2001.


KESKITALO (Soundex K234) — See also HASKITT, ITALO, KITAOKA, MANTALOS, MIKESKA, MIRIKITANI, NIKITAS, PAKITA, PLASKITT, SCIACKITANO, SKITTONE, TAKITANI, TALO, TALON, UUSITALO, VANSKITE, YLITALO.

  Keskitalo, Helen — of Michigan. Progressive. Candidate for Michigan state senate 31st District, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KESLACY (Soundex K242) — See also BLAKESLE, BLAKESLEE, BLAKESLEY, CHESLICK, DELACY, FLACY, KERKESLAGER, KESLER, KESLING, KESLO, KOZELKA, KOZLAK, LACY, LACYK, PLACY, SLACER, SLACK, SLACUM, SLACZKA, SPELLACY.

  Keslacy, Elizabeth — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.


KESLER (Soundex K246) — See also BAESLER, BLAKESLE, BLAKESLEE, BLAKESLEY, BRESLER, CESLER, CHESLER, CHISLER, ESLER, FESLER, GIESLER, KEASLER, KEESLER, KEGLER, KERKESLAGER, KESLACY, KESLING, KESLO, KESSLER, KESTLER, LESKER, MESLER, PESLER, PRESLER, ROESLER, SESLER, YESLER.

  Kesler, A. Pratt — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1952; U.S. Attorney for Utah, 1953-61; Utah state attorney general, 1961-65. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kesler, C. C. — of Hillsboro, Highland County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Kesler, E. L. — of Bountiful, Davis County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Kesler, John C. (b. 1899) — of Salisbury, Rowan County, N.C. Born in Rowan County, N.C., May 23, 1899. Democrat. Lawyer; county judge in North Carolina, 1939-40; member of North Carolina state senate, 1945-48, 1959. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of G. C. Kesler and Fannie (Iddings) Kesler.
  Kesler, Pratt See A. Pratt Kesler


KESLING (Soundex K245) — See also BLAKESLE, BLAKESLEE, BLAKESLEY, BRESLIN, CHISELING, DRESLINSKI, ESLINGER, HESLIN, HESLINK, HIESLIN, JESLIN, KEESLING, KEISLING, KERKESLAGER, KESLACY, KESLER, KESLO, KESSLING, KIESSLING, KISSLING, KOSLING, LING.

  Kesling, George — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1848. Burial location unknown.


KESLO (Soundex K240) — See also BELESLO, BLAKESLE, BLAKESLEE, BLAKESLEY, BRESLOW, DESLONDE, HESLOP, KASLO, KELSO, KERKESLAGER, KESLACY, KESLER, KESLING, KOSEL, LESKO, LOSKE, MESLOW, SKOLE, SOKEL, STANESLOW.

  Keslo, Joseph J. — Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 15th District, 1977. Still living as of 1977.


KESPOHL (Soundex K214) — See also ACHELPOHL, CRESPO, DESPOL, DESPORTES, DESPOT, ESPOSITO, GAUSEPOHL, KRAPOHL, POHL, POHLEMUS, POHLMAN, POHLSCHMIDT, POHLZON, SHAKESPEARE, SPOHN, SPOHRER, VESPOLE, VOGELPOHL.

  Kespohl, Julius, Jr. — of Quincy, Adams County, Ill. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1908; Progressive candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1924. Burial location unknown.


KESSEL (Soundex K240) — See also CHECEL, GESSEL, JESSEL, KASSEL, KEEZELL, KESEL, KESSELHAUT, KESSELL, KESSELMAN, KESSELRING, KESSEY, KIESEL, KISIELE, KISSEL, KISSELL, MINER-KESSEL, SELLEK, SKEELE.

  KESSEL: See also Ruth Miner-Kessel
  Kessel, Archie — Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Kessel, Ella Dee See Dee Caperton
  Kessel, Joe Bill See Joseph William Kessel
  Kessel, John F. (b. 1890) — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in 1890. Democrat. Saginaw County Register of Deeds, 1933-36; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Saginaw County 1st District, 1937-38; defeated, 1938, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Kessel, Joseph William (b. 1925) — also known as Joseph W. Kessel; Joe Bill Kessel — of Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va. Born in Painesville, Lake County, Ohio, November 22, 1925. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; school teacher; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mineral County, 1955-60. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Moose; National Education Association; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Still living as of 1960.
  Kessel, Oliver Dennis (1901-1992) — also known as Oliver D. Kessel — of Ripley, Jackson County, W.Va. Born January 12, 1901. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for West Virginia state senate 4th District, 1938; chair of Jackson County Republican Party, 1942-50; circuit judge in West Virginia for the 5th Judicial Circuit, 1960-69; judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1972; appointed 1972. Died November 5, 1992 (age 91 years, 298 days). Interment at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Parchment Valley, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Flora Ella (Corbin) Kessel (1875-1955) and Edward Dennis Kessel (1876-1958); married to Katharyn 'Katie' Hartman (1904-1992); father of Dee Caperton (1943-2000).
  Political family: Caperton family of Ripley, West Virginia.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


KESSELHAUT (Soundex K243) — See also CHAUTAUQUA, CHAUTEMPS, DESHAUTREAUX, HAUT, HAUTAMAKI, HAUTAU, HAUTSCH, HAUTZINGER, ISSELHARDT, KESSEL, KESSELL, KESSELMAN, KESSELRING, KESSEY, MELHAUD, NESSELHUF, OSTERHAUT, SCHAUTZ, SCHELHAUSE, SCHWEINHAUT, SELHAB, WESSELHOEFT, WICHELHAUSEN.

  Kesselhaut, Martin — of Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1958-59; defeated, 1959. Still living as of 1959.


KESSELL (Soundex K240) — See also CHECEL, DESSELLES, KEEZELL, KESEL, KESSEL, KESSELHAUT, KESSELMAN, KESSELRING, KESSEY, KIESEL, KISIELE, KISSEL, KISSELL, NESSELL, SELL, SELLEK, SKEELE, WESSELL, WESSELLS.

  Kessell, George — of Cresco, Howard County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Kessell, James C. — of Dunbar, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Acting postmaster at Dunbar, W.Va., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KESSELMAN (Soundex K245) — See also CASSELMAN, ELMAN, GEISELMAN, GUNSELMAN, HANSELMAN, HASSELMAN, HEISELMAN, HINSELMAN, INSELMAN, INSELMANN, KESSEL, KESSELHAUT, KESSELL, KESSELRING, KESSEY, KITSELMAN, KUNSELMAN, MUSSELMAN, SELMAN, SISSELMAN, WESSELMANN.

  Kesselman, Abraham — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.


KESSELRING (Soundex K246) — See also AKSELRAD, HASELRIG, KESSEL, KESSELHAUT, KESSELL, KESSELMAN, KESSEY, MULRINE, SKELLINGER.

  Kesselring, Leo J. — Conservative. Lawyer; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1966; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1968 (36th District), 1978 (34th District). Still living as of 1978.


KESSEY (Soundex K200) — See also BESSEY, CHESSIE, CRESSEY, FENNESSEY, GRESSEY, HENNESSEY, KEESEE, KESIA, KESSEL, KESSELHAUT, KESSELL, KESSELMAN, KESSELRING, KEYES, KEYSE, KISSIE, KIZZIAH, VESSEY.

  Kessey, John Kay — also known as John K. Kessey — of Melvindale, Wayne County, Mich. Mayor of Melvindale, Mich., 1963-75; defeated, 1977, 1979. Still living as of 1979.


KESSINGER (Soundex K252) — See also BESSINGER, ESSINGER, HESSINGER, INGER, KISSINGER, LESSINGER, MESSINGER, SCHLESSINGER, SINGER, WESSINGER.

  KESSINGER: See also Harry Camp Clark — Newton Jasper Keadle
  Kessinger, Albert R. — of Rome, Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Rome, N.Y., 1910-11; postmaster at Rome, N.Y., 1915-21; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924, 1932 (alternate); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1924; Presidential Elector for New York, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Kessinger, Augustus C. — of Rome, Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Augustus Caesar
  Kessinger, Bob — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 38th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Kessinger, David E. — of California. Democrat. Candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Kessinger, Ira D. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Kessinger, James Edward — also known as James E. Kessinger — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1965-66. Still living as of 1966.
  Kessinger, Peggy — also known as Mrs. Ted Kessinger — of Shady Spring, Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 9th District, 1958. Female. Still living as of 1958.
  Kessinger, T. L. — of Covington, Va. Democrat. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessinger, Mrs. Ted See Peggy Kessinger
  Kessinger, Theron — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state senate 5th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.


KESSLAR (Soundex K246) — See also ARKLESS, CROSSLAND, FLESSLAND, KEESLAR, KESSLER, KESSLING, LASKER, MCSLARROW, MESLAR, PRESLAR, SLAKER, TRESSLAR.

  Kesslar, John — of Bronson, Branch County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1969. Still living as of 1969.


KESSLER (Soundex K246) — See also CHESLER, CHISLER, GESSLER, KEASLER, KEESLER, KESLER, KESSLAR, KESSLING, KOESSLER, KRESSLER, LESKER, RESSLER.

  KESSLER: See also Alva Henry Anderson — Frederick Kessler Baker — Fred H. Caplan — Andrew Kessler Hay — Joseph Edward Lake — Amor Smith, Jr. — Thomas Sterling — Jesse Marvin Unruh
  Kessler, Abraham B. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Alan — of Wynnewood, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1996, 2000; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Kessler, Alexander — of St. Louis County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 2nd District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Ann — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980, 1984, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Kessler, Antony — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, August — Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Bob — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Candidate in primary for mayor of St. Paul, Minn., 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Kessler, Charles C. — of Clearfield County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Clearfield County 2nd District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Charles L. — of Nassau County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Nassau County 2nd District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Charles M. — of Fayetteville, Onondaga County, N.Y. Mayor of Fayetteville, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Craig R. — of Michigan. American Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Kessler, Edward J. — of Lancaster County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 13th District, 1951-62. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Ernest C. — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Frederick — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Wisconsin, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Kessler, Frederick A. — of Pike County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Pike County, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Frederick D. — of Northumberland, Northumberland County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Gail E. — of Wynnewood, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Kessler, George W. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Hallet H. — of LaPorte, LaPorte County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Harry W. — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Democrat. Mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1971-76. Still living as of 2000.
  Kessler, Helen M. — of Benwood, Marshall County, W.Va. Postmaster at Benwood, W.Va., 1965-67. Female. Still living as of 1967.
  Kessler, Henry — of Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Herman E. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 7th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Howard M. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Real estate business; candidate in primary for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Kessler, Jacob S. — of Hummelstown, Dauphin County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Hummelstown, Pa., 1861-63. Burial location unknown.
Jeffrey V. Kessler Kessler, Jeffrey V. (b. 1955) — of Glen Dale, Marshall County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., November 16, 1955. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state senate 2nd District, 1997-; appointed 1997; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 2008. Catholic. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of George H. Kessler and Rosemary (Krupica) Kessler.
  Image source: West Virginia Legislature
  Kessler, Joan F. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1978-81. Female. Still living as of 1981.
  Kessler, John — of Edmond, Oklahoma County, Okla. Mayor of Edmond, Okla., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Julius — of Bridgeton, St. Louis County, Mo. Postmaster at Bridgeton, Mo., 1887, 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Kurt R. — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state board of education 4th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Kessler, Mel See Melvin Ray Kessler
  Kessler, Melvin Ray — also known as Mel Kessler — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 27th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Kessler, Otto E. — of Nitro, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Nitro, W.Va., 1929-34. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Paul J. — of Gilberton, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Gilberton, Pa., 1924-33 (acting, 1924-25). Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Philip J. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Richard H. — of Tuckahoe, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Tuckahoe, N.Y., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Kessler, Rita — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Kessler, Samuel I. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Chair of Essex County Democratic Party, 1927; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1928, 1932, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Kessler, Shirley — Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Kessler, Stephanie — of Lander, Fremont County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Kessler, Tommy — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 1st District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


KESSLING (Soundex K245) — See also CHISELING, DISSLINGER, ESSLING, ESSLINGER, GOSSLING, HAUSSLING, HESSLINK, KEESLING, KEISLING, KESLING, KESSLAR, KESSLER, KIESSLING, KISSLING, KOSLING, LING, SCHOESSLING, WESSLING.

  Kessling, Bert — of Atwood, Rawlins County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Kessling, Gilbert — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


KESSON (Soundex K250) — See also BESSON, BESSONETT, CLESSON, CRESSON, ESSON, HESSON, KASSON, KEZON, KISUN, KOSSEN, KUNDESSON, MCKESSON, MOMPESSON, NOKES, PRESSON, SENKO, SKONE, SNOKE, TESSON, WESSON.

  KESSON: See also Leon B. Hawes


KESTENBAUM (Soundex K235) — See also ESTEN, ESTENBERG, ESTENSON, FICHTENBAUM, FORTENBAUGH, HUCKESTEIN, JESTEN, KASTENBAUM, KESTER, KESTERSON, KESTNBAUM, MACQUESTEN, SAVESTEN, VANWESTENBRUGGE, WESTENDOFF, WESTENDORF, WESTENGAARD, WESTENHAVER.

  Kestenbaum, Larry See Lawrence Kestenbaum
  Kestenbaum, Lawrence (b. 1955) — also known as Larry Kestenbaum — of East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich.; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., September 13, 1955. Democrat. Lawyer; Ingham County Commissioner 8th District, 1983-88; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 52nd District, 1998; Washtenaw County Commissioner 4th District, 2000-02; Washtenaw County Clerk and Register of Deeds, 2005-. Jewish. Hungarian, German, Polish, and Norwegian ancestry. Member, National Trust for Historic Preservation; American Civil Liberties Union; Grange; Sierra Club; NAACP. Creator of The Political Graveyard web site. Still living as of 2020.
  Relatives: Son of Justin Louis Kestenbaum (1925-1995) and Maryhelen (Dietrich) Kestenbaum (1928-1985); married, November 17, 1990, to Janice Gutfreund; grandnephew of Meyer Kestnbaum (1896-1960).
  Political family: Wilentz family of Perth Amboy, New Jersey.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail


KESTER (Soundex K236) — See also CHESTER, ESTER, HUCKESTEIN, JESTER, KASTER, KEISTER, KESTENBAUM, KESTERSON, KESTLER, KESTNER, KIESTER, KISTER, KOESTER, KOSTER, KUESTER, KUSTER, SKERRETT.

  KESTER: See also Elma Gates Albert — Kester Bernarr Grimes
  Kester, Des See Desmond Kester
  Kester, Desmond — also known as Des Kester — of Palmdale, Los Angeles County, Calif. Candidate for mayor of Palmdale, Calif., 2001, 2005, 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Kester, Howard — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kester, Isaac — of Douglas County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Douglas County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Kester, Isaac N. (b. 1832) — of Indiana. Born in Spencer County, Ky., November 2, 1832. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1879, 1883, 1891. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Peter S. Kester (1843-1914).
  Kester, Peter S. (1843-1914) — of Indiana. Born in Spencer County, Ky., December 16, 1843. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1893. Died May 7, 1914 (age 70 years, 142 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Isaac N. Kester (1832-?).
  Kester, Ralph D. — of Enid, Garfield County, Okla. Democrat. Postmaster at Enid, Okla., 1937-67 (acting, 1937-38). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kester, Randall B. — Justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1957-58; resigned 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KESTERSON (Soundex K236) — See also ESTERS, HUCKESTEIN, KESTENBAUM, KESTER, LEMASTERS, MARSTERS, MASTERS, MASTERSON, MCMASTERS, SCHOOLMEESTERS, WETJEN-KESTERSON.

  KESTERSON: See also Tammy Wetjen-Kesterson
  Kesterson, Lorna J. (1925-2012) — also known as Lorna Jolley — of Henderson, Clark County, Nev. Born in St. George, Washington County, Utah, December 30, 1925. Newspaper reporter; newspaper editor; mayor of Henderson, Nev., 1985-93. Female. Mormon. Died, in her doctor's office, Henderson, Clark County, Nev., January 16, 2012 (age 86 years, 17 days). Interment at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Boulder City, Nev.
  Relatives: Daughter of Donal Jolley and Nora (Crawford) Jolley; married, January 17, 1953, to Robert Earl Kesterson (1920-2001).
  Kesterson Elementary School, in Henderson, Nevada, is named for her.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kesterson, Pete — of Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


KESTLER (Soundex K234) — See also ESTLER, KEISTLER, KESLER, KESTER, KISTLER, NESTLER, PRIESTLEY, RESTLE, WESTLEY.

  Kestler, Fred A. — of Concord, Cabarrus County, N.C. Mayor of Concord, N.C., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kestler, Grace — Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2020. Female. Still living as of 2020.
  Kestler, Josephine E. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 10th District, 1942. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KESTNBAUM (Soundex K235) — See also CHESTNUT, CHESTNUTT, ESTNESS, FESTNER, KAESTNER, KASTENBAUM, KESTENBAUM, KESTNER, WESTNEDGE.

  Kestnbaum, Meyer (1896-1960) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 31, 1896. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; president, Hart, Schaffner and Marx, clothing manufacturers, from 1941; director, Chicago and North Western Railway; chair, Commission on Intergovernmental Relations, 1954-55; special assistant to Pres. Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1955-60. Jewish. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., December 14, 1960 (age 64 years, 44 days). Interment at Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Kestnbaum (1872-1965) and Julia (Weintraub) Kestnbaum (1876-1943); married, June 2, 1925, to Gertrude Dana (1895-1982); father-in-law of Kate Trynin (niece of David Theodore Wilentz; first cousin of Warren W. Wilentz and Robert Nathan Wilentz (1927-1996)); granduncle of Lawrence Kestenbaum.
  Political family: Wilentz family of Perth Amboy, New Jersey.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


KESTNER (Soundex K235) — See also CASTANIER, CASTNER, CHESTNUT, CHESTNUTT, COSTNER, ESTNESS, FESTNER, KAESTNER, KASTNER, KEASTNER, KERSTEEN, KERSTEN, KESTER, KESTNBAUM, KISTNER, KOSTNER, WESTNEDGE.

  Kestner, Bernhard — of Brentwood, Allegheny County, Pa. Burgess of Brentwood, Pennsylvania, 1923-29. Burial location unknown.
  Kestner, Mrs. James V. — of Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Kestner, R. E. — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KESTO (Soundex K230) — See also CASTA, CASTO, CHEASTY, COSTA, ESTO, KESTY, KOSSETT, KOSTO, KOSTY, KOSTYU, STOKE.

  Kesto, Klint — of Commerce Township, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 39th District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.


KESTY (Soundex K230) — See also CASTA, CASTO, CHEASTY, COSTA, ESTY, GESTY, HARDESTY, HONESTY, KESTO, KOSTO, KOSTY, KOSTYU, LENEFESTY, SYTEK, TESKY.

  Kesty, Charles E. (d. 1943) — of Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924; chair of Columbia County Republican Party, 1927. Died in 1943. Interment at Rosemont Cemetery, Bloomsburg, Pa.


KESWICK (Soundex K220) — See also BESWICK, BRUNSWICK, CHISWICK, CRESWICKE, ELSWICK, HAWKESWORTH, PRESWICK, RESWICK, RUSWICK, SISWICK, SWICK, SWICKARD, WICK, WORSWICK.

  KESWICK: See also Thomas Turner Hammond


KETCHAM (Soundex K325) — See also ETCHART, FLETCHALL, KETCHEL, KETCHIN, KETCHMARK, KETCHUM.

  KETCHAM: See also William Franklin Anderson — Elisabeth Gilman — John Scudder Havens — Charles Smith Havens
  Ketcham, Clyde W. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 6th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Douglas T. — of Olivia, Renville County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Ketcham, Mrs. Earl — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Democrat. Vice-chair of Nebraska Democratic Party, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Eliza (b. 1846) — of Narberth, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Ireland, August, 1846. Republican. Postmaster at Narberth, Pa., 1892-1905. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Elizabeth H. — of Narberth, Montgomery County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Narberth, Pa., 1905-06. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, George W. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1891-92; member of New Jersey state senate from Essex County, 1894-99. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Harvey — of Vermont. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont 1st District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Henry B. (b. 1865) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Dover Plains, Dutchess County, N.Y., August 8, 1865. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1900. Episcopalian. Member, Psi Upsilon. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Henry Ketcham (1832-1906) and Augusta A. (Belden) Ketcham; married, September 12, 1889, to Sallie Bray Holman.
  Ketcham, Henry H. — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Honorary Consul for Belgium in Seattle, Wash., 1944-59. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Herbert T. (b. 1850) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Huntington, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., November 2, 1850. Democrat. Kings County Surrogate; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1919; defeated, 1911; appointed 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ebenezer P. Ketcham and Frances (Taylor) Ketcham.
  Cross-reference: William Berri
  Ketcham, James L. — of Michigan. Mayor of East Saginaw, Mich., 1868-70. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Jane W. — of North Platte, Lincoln County, Neb. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Jim — of Erie County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 49th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Ketcham, John (1782-1865) — of Indiana. Born in Washington County, Md., September 10, 1782. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; county judge in Indiana, 1816-17; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1825-27, 1829-30; candidate for Indiana state senate, 1830, 1839. Died in Bloomington, Monroe County, Ind., February 5, 1865 (age 82 years, 148 days). Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, John B. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. U.S. Vice Consul in Singapore, as of 1927-29; U.S. Consul in Taihoku, as of 1932; Swatow, as of 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, John Clark (1873-1941) — also known as John C. Ketcham — of Hastings, Barry County, Mich. Born in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, January 1, 1873. Republican. School teacher; postmaster at Hastings, Mich., 1911; U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1921-33; defeated, 1932. English ancestry. Member, Grange. Died in Hastings, Barry County, Mich., December 4, 1941 (age 68 years, 337 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Hastings, Mich.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Samuel Azariah Shelton (1858-1948); married, June 30, 1897, to Cora E. Rowlader; married, March 29, 1924, to A. Belle Shelton.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
John H. Ketcham Ketcham, John Henry (1832-1906) — also known as John H. Ketcham — of Dover Plains, Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in Dover Plains, Dutchess County, N.Y., December 21, 1832. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County 1st District, 1856-57; member of New York state senate 11th District, 1860-61; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from New York, 1865-73, 1877-93, 1897-1906 (12th District 1865-73, 13th District 1877-85, 16th District 1885-93, 18th District 1897-1903, 21st District 1903-06); defeated, 1872; died in office 1906; member District of Columbia board of commissioners, 1874-77; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1876, 1896. Suffered a fall about 1903, which affected his health, and died three years later, in St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., November 4, 1906 (age 73 years, 318 days). Interment at Valley View Cemetery, Dover Plains, N.Y.
  Relatives: Father of Henry B. Ketcham (1865-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Ketcham, John M. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1842-43. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Natalie — of Redding, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Ketcham, Roy C. — of Fishkill, Dutchess County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Ketcham, William — of Richland Center, Richland County, Wis. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1864-65, 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, William — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Republican. Postmaster at Birmingham, Ala., 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, William M. — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Democrat. Lawyer; postmaster at Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1887-91; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Ketcham, Winthrop Welles See Winthrop Welles Ketchum


KETCHEL (Soundex K324) — See also GETCHELL, KETCHAM, KETCHIN, KETCHMARK, KETCHUM, KITCHEL, KITCHELL, SETCHELL.

  Ketchel, Jim — Reform candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 2nd District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Ketchel, Terry — of Florida. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 1st District, 1990, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


KETCHIN (Soundex K325) — See also CHAITKIN, CHIN, CHUTKAN, CUTCHEON, ETCHINSON, ETCHISON, GETCHIUS, KETCHAM, KETCHEL, KETCHMARK, KETCHUM, KITCHEN, KITCHIN, KUTCHIN.

  Ketchin, James H. — of Illinois. Democrat. Candidate for Illinois state senate 35th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchin, Thomas Hoge — of Fairfield County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Fairfield County, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.


KETCHMARK (Soundex K325) — See also DITHMAR, FRITCHMAN, HITCHMAN, KETCHAM, KETCHEL, KETCHIN, KETCHUM, KRETCHMAR, KRETCHMER, KRETSCHMAR, OTHMAR, RITCHMEYER, RUTHMARY, SCHMARYA, SHMARAK, WATCHMAN.

  Ketchmark, Paula E. — of Burton, Genesee County, Mich. Socialist. Workers League candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


KETCHUM (Soundex K325) — See also KETCHAM, KETCHEL, KETCHIN, KETCHMARK, LATCHUM, MITCHUM.

  KETCHUM: See also Horace P. Belknap — Bela Edgerton — Alfred Peck Edgerton — Joseph Ketchum Edgerton — George B. Ward
  Ketchum, Cora E. — of Hastings, Barry County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1919. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Daniel L. — of Anchorage, Alaska. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Ketchum, Dorsey — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 11th District, 1977-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Ketchum, Edgar — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Florence L. — of Warwick, Orange County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Fountain H. — Member of Missouri state senate 32nd District, 1887-90. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, George F. — of Warwick, Orange County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Warwick, N.Y., 1897, 1916-21; chair of Orange County Democratic Party, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Hiram, Jr. — of Sitka, Alaska. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Homer J. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Ira P. — of Chemung County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Chemung County, 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, James — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1818-19. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Jean Kerr — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 3rd District, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Ketchum, Nathaniel S. — of Marshall County, Iowa. Member of Iowa railroad commission, 1905-15. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Omar B. — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Democrat. Mayor of Topeka, Kan., 1931-35; candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1934; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1936; candidate for U.S. Senator from Kansas, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Richard — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1814-15. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, Solomon, Jr. — of Amityville, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Amityville, N.Y., 1892-94. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, William — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Mayor of Buffalo, N.Y., 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, William A. — U.S. Consular Agent in Minatitlán, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Ketchum, William Matthew (1921-1978) — also known as William M. Ketchum — of Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo County, Calif. Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., September 2, 1921. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; dairy farmer; automobile parts business; member of California Republican State Central Committee, 1964-66; member of California state assembly 29th District, 1967-72; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1968; U.S. Representative from California, 1973-78 (36th District 1973-75, 18th District 1975-78); died in office 1978. Episcopalian. Member, Alpha Kappa Psi; Farm Bureau. Suffered a heart attack, and died soon after, at Kern Medical Center, Bakersfield, Kern County, Calif., June 24, 1978 (age 56 years, 295 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Milton Ketchum and Charmain (Richards) Ketchum; married, July 11, 1942, to Lola Marie Heegaard.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Ketchum, Winthrop Welles (1820-1879) — also known as Winthrop W. Ketchum; Winthrop Welles Ketcham — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa., June 29, 1820. Republican. College teacher; lawyer; Luzerne County Prothonotary, 1855-57; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1858; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860, 1864; member of Pennsylvania state senate 10th District, 1860-62; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 12th District, 1875-76; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1876-79; died in office 1879. Died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., December 6, 1879 (age 59 years, 160 days). Interment at Hollenback Cemetery, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile


KETELHUT (Soundex K343) — See also ANKETELL, BETTELHEIM, BOTELHO, CATLETT, FEKETE, HASELHUHN, KETELSON, KETELTAS, MELHUS, NESSELHUF, NETTELHORST, STEKETEE, WOHLHUTER.

  Ketelhut, August H. — of Berrien County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Berrien County 2nd District, 1934, 1936; candidate for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1948. Burial location unknown.


KETELSON (Soundex K342) — See also ANKETELL, ELSON, ETTELSON, FEKETE, GITTELSON, KETELHUT, KETELTAS, KITTELSON, KITTLESON, STEKETEE.

  Ketelson, Jeff — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 10th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


KETELTAS (Soundex K343) — See also ANKETELL, ASSELTA, BALTASAR, BARTELT, DELTA, ELTA, FEKETE, KETELHUT, KETELSON, MALTAS, STEKETEE, STELT, STELTER, STELTZER, VOGELTANZ.

  KETELTAS: See also George Peabody Wetmore — Maude Alice Keteltas Wetmore


KETOLA (Soundex K340) — See also CAPETOLA, COTILLO, CUTILLO, DETOLVE, KALOTEE, KETOVER, KIETHELY, KITELEY, KITTILA, KOTILA, KOTYLO, MARKETOS.

  Ketola, Diana L. — of Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Grand Traverse County Democratic Party, 2007-09; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2009.
  Ketola, Marvin E. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 14-B, 1975-76. Still living as of 1976.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


KETOVER (Soundex K316) — See also GUSTOVE, KETOLA, MARKETOS, OVER, STOVE, STOVEKEN, STOVER, TOVELL, TOVES, WESTOVER.

  Ketover, Joshua S. — of Nassau County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


KETTENRING (Soundex K356) — See also AUTENRIETH, GERTENRICH, HOTTENROTH, KETTER, KETTERER, KETTERMAN, LEISENRING, LOCKETTE, MANRING, STENROD, STUTENROTH.

  KETTENRING: See also Timothy Thomas Ansberry


KETTER (Soundex K360) — See also ETTER, KEITER, KETTENRING, KETTERER, KETTERMAN, KETTLER, KETTNER, KOETTER, LOCKETTE, RETTER.

  Ketter, E. F. — of Mexico, Audrain County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ketter, Henry — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 2nd District, 1900. Burial location unknown.


KETTERER (Soundex K366) — See also COTTEREL, COUTERIER, CUTRER, DOTTERER, FUETTERER, KETTENRING, KETTER, KETTERMAN, LATTERELL, LITTERELL, LITTERER, LOCKETTE, LUTTEREL, SUTTERER.

  Ketterer, Andrew (b. 1949) — also known as Drew Ketterer — of Norridgewock, Somerset County, Maine; Madison, Somerset County, Maine. Born January 17, 1949. Democrat. Member of Maine state house of representatives, 1990-94; Maine state attorney general, 1995-2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Ketterer, Mrs. Charles — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Ketterer, Drew See Andrew Ketterer
  Ketterer, E. F. — of Mexico, Audrain County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ketterer, J. L. — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Mayor of Bozeman, Mont., 1936-37. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ketterer, Mary E. — of Woodsfield, Monroe County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KETTERMAN (Soundex K365) — See also BATTERMAN, BETTERMANN, BITTERMAN, BOTTERMAN, COTTERMAN, ERMAN, FETTERMAN, GETTERMAN, KATTERMANN, KETTENRING, KETTER, KETTERER, KITTERMAN, KOTTERMAN, LETTERMAN, LOCKETTE, OTTERMANN, RATTERMAN.

  Ketterman, Charles — of Parsons, Tucker County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Tucker County Democratic Party, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
John Ketterman Ketterman, John — of Pittsburg, Crawford County, Kan. Mayor of Pittsburg, Kan., 2012-13. Still living as of 2014.
  Image source: City of Pittsburg
  Ketterman, W. R. — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Mayor of Coffeyville, Kan., 1974-75. Still living as of 1975.


KETTIS (Soundex K320) — See also BETTIS, CHIOTES, GETTIS, KEATES, KEIST, KEITS, LETTIS, NETTIS, PETTIS, PETTISS, STIKE.

  Kettis, Par — of Castine, Hancock County, Maine. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 2008 (member, Platform Committee). Still living as of 2008.


KETTL (Soundex K340) — See also CHEATLE, ETTL, KETTLE, KETTLER, KETTLES, KETTLEWELL, KITTLE, KLETT.

  Kettl, Paul — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 17th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


KETTLE (Soundex K340) — See also CHEATLE, KELET, KELLETT, KETTL, KETTLER, KETTLES, KETTLEWELL, KITTLE, SETTLE, ZETTLE.

  Kettle, Arthur W. — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 1st District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Kettle, John — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1932. Burial location unknown.


KETTLER (Soundex K346) — See also COTLEUR, CUTLAR, CUTLER, ELKERT, GETTLER, GLETTLER, GOETTLER, GUETTLER, HOSTETTLER, KATLER, KETTER, KETTL, KETTLE, KETTLES, KETTLEWELL, KOTTLER, METTLER, SCHOETTLER, SETTLER, STETTLER, ZETTLER.

  Kettler, C. J. — of Luverne, Crenshaw County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Kettler, Edgar F. — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


KETTLES (Soundex K342) — See also CATLOS, KETTL, KETTLE, KETTLER, KETTLEWELL, KITTLES, KNETTLES, METTLES, NETTLES, SETTLES.

  Kettles, Charles Seymour (1930-2019) — also known as Charles S. Kettles — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich., January 9, 1930. Republican. Engineer; automobile dealer; served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; following his courageous actions as a helicopter pilot in Vietnam in 1967, which saved 44 lives, he received the Distinguished Service Cross; in 2016, that award was upgraded to a Medal of Honor; candidate for mayor of Ypsilanti, Mich., 1993. Died in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich., January 21, 2019 (age 89 years, 12 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Ypsilanti, Mich.
  The Charles Kettles VA Medical Center, in Ann Arbor, Michigan, is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kettles, T. R. — of Sylvania, Screven County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1924. Burial location unknown.


KETTLEWELL (Soundex K344) — See also CLEWELL, KETTL, KETTLE, KETTLER, KETTLES, LEWELLEN, LEWELLING, LEWELLYN, LITTLEWOOD, LITTLEWORT, LLEWELLEN, LLEWELLYN, LLEWELYN, SHUTTLEWORTH.

  Kettlewell, Donald E. — of Marshall County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Marshall County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


KETTNER (Soundex K356) — See also ACHTNER, BETTNER, BLETTNER, BOETTNER, BUETTNER, CHOTINER, GETTNER, KETTER, KUTNER, KUTTNER, TRUETTNER.

  Kettner, John C. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 15, 1933-36. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Kettner, William (1864-1930) — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Born in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., November 20, 1864. Democrat. U.S. Representative from California 11th District, 1913-21; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1916, 1924 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; speaker), 1928 (alternate). Member, Odd Fellows; Elks; Knights of Pythias; Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died in San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., November 11, 1930 (age 65 years, 356 days). Interment at Greenwood Memorial Park, San Diego, Calif.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


KETTRIDGE (Soundex K363) — See also ATTRIDGE, BETTRIDGE, BOETTRICH, HETTRICH, KETTRING, KITTREDGE, KITTRIDGE, LOTTRIDGE, MCETTRICK, MCGETTRICK, PATTRIDGE, RIDGE.

  Kettridge, Moses — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1864. Burial location unknown.


KETTRING (Soundex K365) — See also BETTRIDGE, BOETTRICH, DETRING, HETTRICH, KETTRIDGE, MCETTRICK, MCGETTRICK, RING, STRINGER, STRINGFELLOW, STRINGFIELD, STRINGHAM, WINTRINGER.

  Kettring, Frank C. — of South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at South Bend, Ind., 1945-53 (acting, 1945-49). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KETTUNEN (Soundex K355) — See also BARTUNEK, FORTUNE, GROETTUM, HILTUNEN, JUNTUNEN, KINNUNEN, KOIVUNEN, LAFORTUNE, MCGETTUCK, NEPTUNE, OTTUN, PAJUNEN, PETTUS, STEUNENBERG, TUNE, TUNELL.

  Kettunen, George — of Livonia, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.


KETZEL (Soundex K324) — See also CATSEEL, ETZEL, KETZLACH.

  Ketzel, Clifford P. — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


KETZLACH (Soundex K324) — See also FITZLAND, KETZEL, PRITZLAFF, RATZLAF, RETZLAFF, SWATZLANDER, TETZLAFF.

  Ketzlach, Samuel — Communist. Workers Communist candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.


KEUHNER (Soundex K560) — See also KEEHNER, KEENER, KENNER, KINER, KINNEAR, KINNER, KUHNE, KUHNEL, KUHNEN, KUHNERT.

  KEUHNER: See also Horatio Tobey Mooers


KEUL (Soundex K400) — See also CHYLE, KAUL, KEEL, KEELE, KEHL, KEIL, KEILE, KELL, KIEHL, KIEHLE, KIEL, KILE, KILL, KILLE, KLUE, KREUL, KULLE, KYL, KYLE, LUKE.

  Keul, Cristy — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


KEUP (Soundex K100) — See also CHEP, CHIAPPE, CHIP, CHIPP, KEEP, KIP, KIPP.

  Keup, Jeffrey S. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 51st District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.


KEUSCH (Soundex K200) — See also BARKEUS, DEUSCHLE, HEUSCHKEL, KEUSS, KISH, KOUSCH, KREUSCHER, LEUSCH, MEACKEUS, MEUSCHKE, NICKEUS, PEUSCH, REUSCH, ROSSTEUSCHER, TEUSCHER.

  Keusch, James (born c.1843) — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Born in New York, about 1843. Democrat. Employed by Eureka Iron Company; mayor of Wyandotte, Mich., 1879-81. Burial location unknown.
  Keusch, John P. — of Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Chelsea, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Washtenaw County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KEUSS (Soundex K200) — See also BARKEUS, CHESS, CHEZ, KEAS, KEAYS, KEES, KEESE, KEUSCH, KEYES, KEYS, KEYSE, KIES, KIESS, KUESS, KUSS, KUSSE, MEACKEUS, NICKEUS, REUSS.

  KEUSS: See also Thor Carl Tollefson


KEVAN (Soundex K150) — See also CAVEN, CAVIN, CHAUVIN, CHAVONNE, EVAN, KEAN, KEVEN, KEVIN, KIEVEN, KIVIAN, KOVEN, VANEK.

  KEVAN: See also Kevan Abrahams


KEVE (Soundex K100) — See also CAVE, CAVEY, CHAUVEAU, CHAVEY, COVEY, ICOVE, KEVEN, KEVENEY, KEVER, KEVERIAN, KOVEY, MCKEVETT.

  Keve, Cyrus J. — of Salem, McCook County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 11th District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.


KEVEN (Soundex K150) — See also CAVEN, CAVIN, CHAUVIN, CHAVONNE, EVEN, KEEN, KEVAN, KEVE, KEVENEY, KEVER, KEVERIAN, KEVIN, KIEVEN, KIVIAN, KLEVEN, KOVEN, MCKEVETT, SEVEN.

  KEVEN: See also Keven A. McKenna


KEVENEY (Soundex K150) — See also COVENEY, HEVENER, KEAVENY, KEENEY, KEVE, KEVEN, KEVER, KEVERIAN, LEVENE, MCKEVETT, THEVENET.

  Keveney, Charles — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Keveney, John T. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.


KEVER (Soundex K160) — See also CHEEVER, CHEVERE, CHIEVER, KEBER, KEEVER, KEVE, KEVEN, KEVENEY, KEVERIAN, KOVER, MCKEVETT, SEVER.

  KEVER: See also Kever M. Clark


KEVERIAN (Soundex K165) — See also FERIANC, GUDERIAN, KEVE, KEVEN, KEVENEY, KEVER, LEKERIAN, MCKEVETT, MERIAN, RUDERIAN, VALERIANO.

  Keverian, George (1931-2009) — of Everett, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Everett, Middlesex County, Mass., June 3, 1931. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1967-91; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1985-91; candidate in primary for Massachusetts state treasurer, 1990. Armenian ancestry. Died in Everett, Middlesex County, Mass., March 6, 2009 (age 77 years, 276 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Everett, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Nazar Keverian (1889-1957) and Eliza Keverian (1894-1982).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


KEVILLE (Soundex K140) — See also BRAKEVILLE, JUSKEVICE, KEVIN, MCKEVITT, REVILLE, SKEVIN, VITKEVICH.

  Keville, Dorothy A. — of Franklin, Norfolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


KEVIN (Soundex K150) — See also BRAKEVILLE, CAVEN, CAVIN, CHAUVIN, CHAVONNE, EVIN, JUSKEVICE, KEIN, KERVIN, KEVAN, KEVEN, KEVILLE, KIEVEN, KIVIAN, KOVEN, MCKEVITT, SKEVIN, VIKEN, VINKE, VITKEVICH.

  Kevin, John T. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


KEVORKIAN (Soundex K162) — See also BREVORKA, DEVORKIN, HAVORKA, VORKAPICH.

  Kevorkian, Jack (1928-2011) — also known as "Dr. Death" — Born in Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich., May 26, 1928. Physician; euthanasia advocate whose campaign of assisted suicides of terminally ill patients in 1989-99 brought him national publicity; his medical license was revoked in 1990; he faced numerous murder charges starting in 1993; acquitted by juries several times; convicted in 1999 and sentenced to 10 to 25 years in prison; released in 2007; Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 2008. Atheist. Armenian ancestry. Died, from kidney and heart problems, in Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich., June 3, 2011 (age 83 years, 8 days). Interment at White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery, Troy, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Levon Kevorkian.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile


KEWALL (Soundex K400) — See also BARNEWALL, COWAL, COWELL, DEWALL, EKWALL, EWALL, JAKEWAY, KEWAN, KEYWELL, KOWAL, KOWALL, LEWALLEN, NEWALL, OPPEWALL, SCHLEKEWAY, SEWALL, STONEWALL, WALKE, WALL.

  Kewall, Elijah — of Vidalia, Concordia Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.


KEWAN (Soundex K500) — See also BROXTEWAN, COWAN, DEWAN, DEWANE, EWAN, JAKEWAY, KEAN, KEWALL, KEWIN, KOWAN, KWAN, LEWAND, LEWANDO, LEWANDOWSKI, LEWANNA, MCEWAN, SCHLEKEWAY, WANEK.

  Kewan, Edward J. C. — of Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. California state attorney general, 1849-50; resigned 1850; member of California state assembly 2nd District, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.


KEWIN (Soundex K500) — See also BERKEWITZ, BOCKEWITZ, CHOWEN, COWEN, COWIN, EWIN, GEWIN, GROSZKEWICZ, KEIN, KERWIN, KEWAN, LUTKEWITTE, MARKEWICH, NARKEWICZ, PIETKEWICZ.

  KEWIN: See also Vahan Kewin Beshgetoor
  Kewin, Bernard J. — of Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Member of Illinois state house of representatives 5th District; elected 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Kewin, James E. — of Melvindale, Wayne County, Mich. Mayor of Melvindale, Mich., 1933-40. Burial location unknown.


KEWLEY (Soundex K400) — See also ANDREWLEWICZ, BEWLEY, CLEWLEY, COLEY, COLIE, COLLEY, COLLI, COLLIE, COLLY, COLY, COLYE, COOLEY, COOLLEY, COWLEY, CULLEY, HEWLETT, KEALEY, KEELEY, KEILEY, KEYWELL, KULIE, NEWLEY, WEEKLEY.

  KEWLEY: See also Henry Gordon McMorran


KEY (Soundex K000) — See also CHEE, CHEY, CHEYE, CHIA, CHIU, EYK, GEY, KAY, KEE, KEOGH, KEOUGH, KIAH, REY.

  KEY: See also Marvin Key Blount, Jr. — Arthur Key Bolton — William Key Bond — Henry Clay Foster — Key Halverson — Frederick Gottlieb Niedringhaus — Thomas Key Niedringhaus — Francis Key Pendleton — Key Pittman — Vail Montgomery Pittman — Charles G. Reavis — Jefferson Truly
  Key, Algene — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Mayor of Meridian, Miss., 1965-73. Still living as of 1973.
  Key, Baxter — of Carthage, Smith County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Key, Bernard W. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Key, Carolyn H. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Key, Carrolena — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Key, Charles — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Key, David McKendree (1824-1900) — of Tennessee. Born near Greeneville, Greene County, Tenn., January 27, 1824. Democrat. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Tennessee state constitutional convention, 1870; U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1875-77; U.S. Postmaster General, 1877-80; federal judge, 1880. Died in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn., February 3, 1900 (age 76 years, 7 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Key, David McKendree II (1900-1988) — also known as David McK. Key — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Born in Tokyo, Japan, February 4, 1900. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Antwerp, as of 1926; U.S. Consul in Ottawa, as of 1938-40; U.S. Ambassador to Burma, 1950-52. Died in 1988 (age about 88 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Key, Ernest G., Jr. — of Monticello, Jasper County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
Francis Scott Key Key, Francis Scott (1779-1843) — of District of Columbia. Born in Carroll County, Md., August 1, 1779. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1833-41. During the war of 1812, while on a mission to obtain the release of a prisoner from British forces, witnessed the bombardment of Fort McHenry from the deck of the British ship Surprise; that night, September 13-14, 1814, he wrote a poem "The Spangled Banner". The poem was published soon afterward, rapidly gained popularity, and became the lyrics to the U.S. national anthem. Died, from pleurisy, in Baltimore, Md., January 11, 1843 (age 63 years, 163 days). Originally entombed at Old St. Paul's Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.; later interred in 1866 at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Md.; memorial monument at Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, Calif.
  Relatives: Son of John Ross Key (1754-1821) and Ann (Charlton) Key (1756-1830); brother of Anne Phoebe Charlton Key (1783-1855; who married Roger Brooke Taney); married, January 19, 1802, to Mary 'Polly' Lloyd (1784-1859; sister-in-law of Joseph Hopper Nicholson); father of Philip Barton Key (1818-1859) and Mary Alicia 'Alice' Key (1824-1886; who married George Hunt Pendleton (1825-1889)); nephew of Philip Barton Key (1757-1815); grandfather of Francis Key Pendleton; first cousin once removed of Philip Key; third cousin twice removed of Vinson Martlow Whitley.
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Key family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: John Smith
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: National Park Service
  Key, George D. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1940, 1948, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Key, Hugh D. — of Virginia. Republican. Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Key, James Lee (1867-1939) — also known as James L. Key — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in DeKalb County, Ga., July 27, 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Atlanta, Ga., 1919-23, 1931-37. Methodist. Member, Knights of Pythias; Elks; Redmen. Died in 1939 (age about 71 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Terrell Key and Rhoda (Carroll) Key; married, June 20, 1906, to Ela Tillman.
  Key, John — of Troy, Pike County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of Pike County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Key, John Alexander (1871-1954) — also known as John A. Key — of Marion, Marion County, Ohio. Born in Marion, Marion County, Ohio, December 30, 1871. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1913-19 (13th District 1913-15, 8th District 1915-19). Died March 4, 1954 (age 82 years, 64 days). Interment at Marion Cemetery, Marion, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Key, Kerg B. — of Alameda, Alameda County, Calif. Republican. Postmaster at Alameda, Calif., 1956-71 (acting, 1956-58). Still living as of 1971.
  Key, L. W. — of Mayfield, Graves County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Key, Leslie G. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 2nd District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Key, Lloyd — Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state senate 2nd District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Key, Marshall — Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from Kentucky, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Key, Philip (1750-1820) — of Maryland. Born near Leonardtown, St. Mary's County, Md., 1750. Farmer; lawyer; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1773-74, 1779-85, 1787-88, 1790, 1795-96; Speaker of the Maryland State House of Delegates, 1795-96; U.S. Representative from Maryland at-large, 1791-93. Episcopalian. Died in St. Mary's County, Md., January 4, 1820 (age about 69 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Key (1730-1793) and Cecilia (Brown) Key (1732-1792); married, March 4, 1778, to Rebecca Rowles Sotheron (1755-1810); great-grandfather of Barnes Compton (1830-1898); first cousin of Philip Barton Key (1757-1815); first cousin once removed of Francis Scott Key; first cousin twice removed of Philip Barton Key (1818-1859); first cousin thrice removed of Francis Key Pendleton; second cousin thrice removed of Vinson Martlow Whitley.
  Political family: Key family of Maryland (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Key, Philip Barton (1757-1815) — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md.; Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Born near Charlestown, Cecil County, Md., April 12, 1757. Lawyer; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1794-99; circuit judge in Maryland, 1804; U.S. Representative from Maryland 3rd District, 1807-13. Died in Georgetown, Washington, D.C., July 28, 1815 (age 58 years, 107 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Washington, D.C.; reinterment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Anne Arnold (Ross) Key (1727-1811) and Francis Key (1731-1770); married, July 4, 1790, to Ann Plater (1772-1834; daughter of George Plater; sister of Thomas Plater (1769-1830)); uncle of Francis Scott Key and Anne Phoebe Charlton Key (who married Roger Brooke Taney); granduncle of Philip Barton Key; great-granduncle of Francis Key Pendleton; first cousin of Philip Key; second cousin thrice removed of Vinson Martlow Whitley.
  Political family: Key family of Maryland (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Key, Philip Barton (1818-1859) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Georgetown, Washington, D.C., April 5, 1818. U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1853-59; died in office 1859. Shot and killed by Daniel E. Sickles, in retaliation for Key's affair with his wife Teresa, at Lafayette Park, Washington, D.C., February 27, 1859 (age 40 years, 328 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; cenotaph at Westminster Burying Ground, Baltimore, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Scott Key and Mary Tayloe (Lloyd) Key (1784-1859); brother of Mary Alicia 'Alice' Key (1824-1886; who married George Hunt Pendleton (1825-1889)); married, November 18, 1845, to Ellen Swan; nephew of Anne Phoebe Charlton Key (who married Roger Brooke Taney); uncle of Francis Key Pendleton; grandnephew of Philip Barton Key; first cousin twice removed of Philip Key; fourth cousin once removed of Vinson Martlow Whitley.
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Key family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Key, Shirley — of Dobson, Surry County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Key, W. H. — of Monticello, Jasper County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Key West, The Conscience of: See Anthony Tony Tarracino
  Key, William — of Crawford County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Crawford County, 1867-70. Burial location unknown.


KEYACK (Soundex K200) — See also CHECK, CHEEK, CHIC, CHICK, KARTHIKEYAN, KEACH, KECH, KECK, KEECH, KIECK, KIIK, KIK, YACK.

  Keyack, Francis A. — of Shamokin, Northumberland County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Shamokin, Pa., 1963-88. Still living as of 1988.


KEYDEL (Soundex K340) — See also AYDELOTT, AYDELOTTE, BOYDELL, HYDEL, KEIDEL, KIDDELL, SEYDEL, VANSCHNYDEL.

  Keydel, Kurt R. (1904-1990) — of Michigan. Born in 1904. Republican. Member of Wayne State University board of governors, 1969-80; defeated, 1968; appointed 1969; defeated, 1980. Publisher of the Detroit German newspaper Der Apendpost. Died in 1990 (age about 86 years). Burial location unknown.


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