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KIDD (Soundex K300) — See also CHED, CHID, KID, KIDDELL, KIDDER, KIDDLE, KIDDY, KYDD, SIDD.

  KIDD: See also Charles M. Ball — Kidd Brewer — Charles Theodore Cates, Jr. — Charles Davison — Tillie Kidd Fowler — Thomas W. Mathis — E. Hansford McCourt — Allen Sholars — Mildred Smith-Kidd
  Kidd, A. Lewis — U.S. Consular Agent in Beira, as of 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Barnes — of North Tazewell, Tazewell County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Kidd, Mrs. Beal — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1960 (member, Resolutions Committee). Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Kidd, Bertha — of Wayne County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1948; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1960. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Buford — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Kidd, Captain: See J. F. Kidd
  Kidd, Carroll — of Bristol, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Culver, Jr. See Edwards Culver Kidd, Jr.
  Kidd, D. Thomas (b. 1934) — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Born in Laramie, Albany County, Wyo., February 1, 1934. Republican. Lawyer; member of Wyoming state house of representatives from Natrona County, 1965-66. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Kiwanis. Still living as of 1967.
  Kidd, David — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Kidd, David E. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. New Alliance candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Kidd, Devvy — of California. American Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from California 2nd District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Kidd, E. Culver, Jr. See Edwards Culver Kidd, Jr.
  Kidd, E. E. — of Vernon, Jackson Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1876 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Edward F. — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Onondaga County 3rd District, 1933, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Edward I. — of Millville, Grant County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1885-91. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Edwards Culver, Jr. (1914-1995) — also known as E. Culver Kidd, Jr. — of Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Ga. Born in Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Ga., July 17, 1914. Democrat. Major in the U.S. Army during World War II; druggist; member of Georgia state house of representatives from Baldwin County, 1947-52, 1957-63; member of Georgia state senate, 1963-92; defeated in primary, 1992. Methodist. Member, Kiwanis; Jaycees; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans. Died in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., December 4, 1995 (age 81 years, 140 days). Interment at Memory Hill Cemetery, Milledgeville, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Edwards Culver Kidd and Tillie (Smith) Kidd; married, June 11, 1941, to Oma Katherine Rogers; father of Tillie Kidd Fowler (1942-2005).
  Kidd, Frank H. (b. 1876) — of Salt Lick, Braxton County, W.Va. Born in West Virginia, 1876. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Braxton County, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Matthew J. Kidd (1833-1912) and Sarah Jane (Hodges) Kidd (1838-1919); brother of John Wesley Kidd; nephew of Robert Franklin Kidd (1853-1930); uncle of Robert Henry Kidd; granduncle of William Matthew Kidd; first cousin of Paul H. Kidd.
  Political family: Kidd family of West Virginia.
  Kidd, George W. — of Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Beaumont, Tex., 1874-77. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Harvey — of West Farms, Westchester County (now part of Bronx, Bronx County), N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 2nd District, 1849. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, J. E. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, J. F. — also known as "Captain Kidd" — of Vinita Park, St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 3rd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, J. H., Jr. — of Kingsville, Kleberg County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, J. K. — of Linn, Osage County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Jack — of McCook, Red Willow County, Neb. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Kidd, James — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Whig. Postmaster at Albany, N.Y., 1850-53. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, James H. — of Ionia, Ionia County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Ionia, Mich., 1891; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, James M. — of Ionia, Ionia County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Ionia, Mich., 1876-78, 1881; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Jane V. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Vice-chair of Georgia Democratic Party, 2008; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Kidd, Joe P. — of Ethridge, Lawrence County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, John Wesley (1857-1923) — also known as John W. Kidd — of Braxton County, W.Va. Born in Upshur County, W.Va., 1857. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Braxton County, 1895. Died in Braxton County, W.Va., February 2, 1923 (age about 65 years). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: John Wesley
  Relatives: Son of Matthew J. Kidd (1833-1912) and Sarah Jane (Hodges) Kidd (1838-1919); brother of Frank H. Kidd; married 1885 to Mary Bodkins; father of Robert Henry Kidd; nephew of Robert Franklin Kidd (1853-1930); grandfather of William Matthew Kidd; first cousin of Paul H. Kidd.
  Political family: Kidd family of West Virginia.
  Kidd, Josephine — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Kidd, K. E. — of Excelsior Springs, Clay County, Mo. Postmaster at Excelsior Springs, Mo., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Lewis See A. Lewis Kidd
  Kidd, Mae Street — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 41st District; elected 1973, 1975. Female. Still living as of 1975.
  Kidd, Melbey Richard — of California. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Kidd, Pat — of Washington, D.C. Candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from the District of Columbia, 1998 (D.C. Statehood), 2002 (Independent). Still living as of 2002.
  Kidd, Paul — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 5th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
Paul H. Kidd Kidd, Paul H. (1907-1965) — of Glenville, Gilmer County, W.Va. Born in Glenville, Gilmer County, W.Va., March 12, 1907. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1936-40; member of West Virginia state house of delegates, 1936, 1939-40, 1947-52, 1955-60, 1963-65 (Gilmer County 1936, 1939-40, 1947-52, 1955-60, 1963-64, 7th District 1965); appointed 1936; died in office 1965. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Theta Chi; Rotary; Odd Fellows. Died October 22, 1965 (age 58 years, 224 days). Interment at Sutton Cemetery, Sutton, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Franklin Kidd (1853-1930) and Lelia Rosalie (Johnson) Kidd (1866-1953); married, June 1, 1932, to Marie Tinney (1911-2006); married, September 14, 1945, to Jeanne Gainer; first cousin of John Wesley Kidd and Frank H. Kidd; first cousin once removed of Robert Henry Kidd; first cousin twice removed of William Matthew Kidd.
  Political family: Kidd family of West Virginia.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Kidd, Quintin — of Brentwood, Contra Costa County, Calif. Mayor of Brentwood, Calif.; elected 1998; defeated, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Kidd, Ralph — of Clinton, Van Buren County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Robert Franklin (1853-1930) — also known as Robert F. Kidd — of Buckhannon, Upshur County, W.Va.; Glenville, Gilmer County, W.Va. Born in Upshur County, Va. (now W.Va.), February 11, 1853. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Gilmer County, 1887-88, 1929-30; died in office 1930; member of West Virginia state senate, 1899-1914, 1923-28 (4th District 1899-1902, 10th District 1903-14, 1923-28); chair of Gilmer County Democratic Party, 1917; candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 3rd District, 1920. Member, Freemasons. Died in Gilmer County, W.Va., June 8, 1930 (age 77 years, 117 days). Interment at Old Glenville Cemetery, Glenville, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Kidd (1804-1888) and Margaret (Johnston) Kidd (1812-1879); married, November 12, 1884, to Leila Rosalie Johnson (1866-1953); father of Paul H. Kidd; uncle of John Wesley Kidd and Frank H. Kidd; granduncle of Robert Henry Kidd (1888-1982); great-granduncle of William Matthew Kidd.
  Political family: Kidd family of West Virginia.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Kidd, Robert H. — of Braxton County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 9th District; elected 1982; elected unopposed 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Kidd, Robert Henry (1888-1982) — also known as Robert H. Kidd — of Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va.; Burnsville, Braxton County, W.Va. Born in Burnsville, Braxton County, W.Va., April 30, 1888. Democrat. Newspaper work; candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 3rd District, 1924; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Braxton County, 1941-42. Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Braxton County, W.Va., 1982 (age about 94 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Wesley Kidd and Mary (Bodkins) Kidd; married, April 3, 1914, to Henrietta Hornor (1892-1982); father of William Matthew Kidd (1918-1998); nephew of Frank H. Kidd; grandnephew of Robert Franklin Kidd; first cousin once removed of Paul H. Kidd.
  Political family: Kidd family of West Virginia.
  Kidd, Robert W. (d. 1963) — of Penns Grove, Salem County, N.J. Banker; postmaster; mayor of Penns Grove, N.J., 1950. Died in 1963. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, Stephen — of Salisbury, Rowan County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Kidd, Thomas See D. Thomas Kidd
  Kidd, Tillie See Tillie Kidd Fowler
  Kidd, W. G. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, William E. — of Aberdeen, Brown County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 35th District, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Kidd, William H. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Philadelphia County, 1885-98. Burial location unknown.
William M. Kidd Kidd, William Matthew (1918-1998) — also known as William M. Kidd — of Sutton, Braxton County, W.Va. Born in Burnsville, Braxton County, W.Va., June 15, 1918. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Braxton County, 1951; candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1966; chair of Braxton County Democratic Party, 1968-69; circuit judge in West Virginia for the 14th Judicial Circuit, 1974-79; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of West Virginia, 1979-90. Baptist. Member, Phi Alpha Delta; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Rotary. Died, of heart and other problems, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va., December 20, 1998 (age 80 years, 188 days). Interment at Sutton Cemetery, Sutton, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Henry Kidd and Hanrietta (Hornor) Kidd; married, June 28, 1943, to Madelyn Conrad (c.1921-2003); grandson of John Wesley Kidd; grandnephew of Frank H. Kidd; great-grandnephew of Robert Franklin Kidd (1853-1930); first cousin twice removed of Paul H. Kidd.
  Political family: Kidd family of West Virginia.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951


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