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OLSSEN (Soundex O425) — See also DANIELSSON, ELSON, KOLSSAK, LEESON, LOOSEN, LOSEN, MAGELSSEN, NILSSON, NOLES, OHLSEN, OLENS, OLNESS, OLSEEN, OLSEN, OLSSON, SLONE, SOLEN.

  OLSSEN: See also Harry A. Munk


OLSSON (Soundex O425) — See also DANIELSSON, KOLSSAK, MAGELSSEN, NILSSON, OHLSON, OLLSON, OLOSSON, OLSON, OLSSEN, SOLON.

  Olsson, Bruce R. — of Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Olsson, George C. P. — of Brockton, Plymouth County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Olsson, Olaf Adolf See Adolph Olson Eberhart
  Olsson, Peter — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 13, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record


OLSTAD (Soundex O423) — See also BOLSTA, DOSTAL, KOLSTAD, SOLSTAD, VOLSTAD.

  Olstad, C. E. — of Madison, Lake County, S.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Olstad, O. E. — of Chester, Lake County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 20th District, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.


OLSTEIN (Soundex O423) — See also ALLSTON, ALSTON, ELLISTON, ELLSTEIN, ELSTEIN, ELSTON, FOLSTEIN, GOLSTEIN, HOLSTEIN, POLSTEIN, STEIN, VONHOLSTEIN.

  Olstein, Peggy — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


OLSZANOWSKI (Soundex O425) — See also CHRZANOWSKI, KASZANS, KAZANOW, LAZANSKY, LESINSKI, LESNIEWSKI, LESZYNSKI, LEZINSKY, OLSZEWSKI, OLSZEWSKY, OLSZOWY, OLSZTA, OLSZYK, ROZANOWSKI.

  Olszanowski, Frank A. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 6th District, 1911. Burial location unknown.


OLSZEWSKI (Soundex O422) — See also ARKUSZEWSKI, CISZEWSKI, JANISZEWSKI, JANUSZEWSKI, LISZEWSKI, LUKASZEWSKI, MALISZEWSKI, MATUSZEWSKI, MIKLASZEWSKI, OLSZANOWSKI, OLSZEWSKY, OLSZOWY, OLSZTA, OLSZYK, PIETRASZEWSKI, TOMASZEWSKI, WABISZEWSKI.

  OLSZEWSKI: See also Helen Bernice Karpinski
  Olszewski, Anthony — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Olszewski, Elizabeth — of Jenison, Ottawa County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Ottawa County Democratic Party, 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.
  Olszewski, Helen Bernice See Helen Bernice Karpinski
  Olszewski, Joanne Cisco — also known as Joanne Olszewski — of Blue Bell, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1996, 2000, 2004 (alternate); Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1996. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Olszewski, John A., Sr. — of Maryland. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


OLSZEWSKY (Soundex O422) — See also KLIMASIEWSKY, OLSZANOWSKI, OLSZEWSKI, OLSZOWY, OLSZTA, OLSZYK.

  Olszewsky, Susan Toby — of Kankakee, Kankakee County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


OLSZOWY (Soundex O420) — See also OLSZANOWSKI, OLSZEWSKI, OLSZEWSKY, OLSZTA, OLSZYK, SZOLLOSI, SZOSTAK, SZOSTKIEWICZ, SZOTT.

  Olszowy, Emil — of Passaic, Passaic County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly 34th District; elected 1975. Still living as of 1976.


OLSZTA (Soundex O423) — See also GAZTAMBIDE, GAZTANAGA, HARASZTHY, KRZYSZTOF, OLSZANOWSKI, OLSZEWSKI, OLSZEWSKY, OLSZOWY, OLSZYK.

  Olszta, Dave — Boiling Frog candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2020. Still living as of 2020.


OLSZYK (Soundex O422) — See also OLSZANOWSKI, OLSZEWSKI, OLSZEWSKY, OLSZOWY, OLSZTA, SOLOWESZYK, WOLOSZYK.

  Olszyk, Edmund G. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


OLTHOUSE (Soundex O432) — See also ALTES, ALTHAUS, ALTHOUSE, BOLTHOUSE, GREATHOUSE, HOUSE, ILTIS, KOLTHOFF, LOFTHOUSE, SANTHOUSE.

  Olthouse, Ralph B. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


OLTMAN (Soundex O435) — See also ALTMAN, AULTMAN, COLTMAN, ELTMAN, HOLTMEYER, LAMONT, OLMAN, TALMON, TOLMAN, WOLTMAN.

  Oltman, Chris See H. Chris Oltman
  Oltman, H. Chris — of Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Mayor of Joplin, Mo., 1951-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Oltman, William — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich., 1922-23. Burial location unknown.


OLTORF (Soundex O436) — See also ALTORFER, DELTORO, HOLTORF, SPOLTORE, TORF.

  Oltorf, Frank C. — of Marlin, Falls County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Oltorf, O. P. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Oltorf, T. C. — of Marlin, Falls County, Tex. Postmaster at Marlin, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.


OLUF (Soundex O410) — See also OLOF.

  OLUF: See also Oluf Gjerset — Oluf Hammer — Mrs. Oluf Sturcke


OLUMBA (Soundex O451) — See also COLUMBIA, COLUMBIAN, COLUMBO, COLUMBUS, LAMB, LAMBIE, LAMBO, LAMBOY, LEMBI, LEMBO, LIMB, LIMBAUGH, LOMIBO, LUMBANG, LUMBARD, MOLUMBY.

  Olumba, John (b. 1981) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., July 12, 1981. Democrat. Preacher; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 2011-14 (5th District 2011-12, 3rd District 2013-14); defeated in primary, 2008; candidate in primary for mayor of Detroit, Mich., 2013. African ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Married 2008 to Charsha Mauldin.
  See also Wikipedia article


OLUS (Soundex O420) — See also BENEVOLUS, BOLUS, CAROLUS, ILUS, OLAUS, OLES, OLHS, OLIS, SOUL, THEOPHOLUS.

  OLUS: See also Olus John Dedeaux


OLVANEY (Soundex O415) — See also ALVINO, COLVARD, DEVANEY, ELVINA, MCILVANE, MCVANEY, MULVANE, MULVANEY, OLVANY, RESOLVA, ROLVAAG, SOLVA, VANEYCK.

  Olvaney, Dennis F. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Olvaney, John M. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Postmaster at Phoenix, Ariz., 1870-71. Burial location unknown.


OLVANY (Soundex O415) — See also ALVINO, COLVARD, DEVANY, ELVINA, LITVANY, MCELVANY, MULVANY, OLVANEY, RESOLVA, ROLVAAG, SOLVA, VANYA.

  Olvany, George W. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1940; Presidential Elector for New York, 1932. Member, Tammany Hall. Leader of Tammany Hall. Burial location unknown.
  Cross-reference: Elmer F. Quinn
  Olvany, William G. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 8th District, 1862, 1864. Burial location unknown.


OLVEDA (Soundex O413) — See also AUVEDA, POVEDANO, ROVEDA, SEPULVEDA, VEDA.

  Olveda, Sylvia — of Bellevue, King County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


OLVER (Soundex O416) — See also ALVAR, ALVARE, ALVEAR, COLVER, LEVOR, LOVRE, OLER, OLIVER, OLVERA, OVER, TOLVERSEN, VOLLER, WOLVERTON, WOOLVERTON.

  Olver, John Walter (b. 1936) — also known as John W. Olver — of Amherst, Hampshire County, Mass. Born in Honesdale, Wayne County, Pa., September 3, 1936. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1969-72; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1973-91; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1991-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier


OLVERA (Soundex O416) — See also ALVARO, ARVELLO, COLVER, ELVERA, ELVIRA, OLIVERA, OLVER, OVERALL, TOLVERSEN, VALOREE, VERA, WOLVERTON, WOOLVERTON.

  Olvera, Augustin — Democrat. Presidential Elector for California, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Olvera, Dale S. — of California. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 33rd District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


OLVEY (Soundex O410) — See also ALVEY, ALVIA, ALVIE, ELVEY, ELVIA, ELVIE, ELVIO, ELVY, LEVOY, LOVYE, OLEY, OVEY.

  Olvey, C. E. — of Pocahontas, Randolph County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Olvey, John W. — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


OLWELL (Soundex O440) — See also CHOLWELL, COLWELL, COLWES, ELWELL, ELWILL, FOLWELL, HOLWEG, HOLWELL, HOLWERDA, LOWELL.

  Olwell, Charles P. — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1907-10. Burial location unknown.


OLWIN (Soundex O450) — See also ALWIN, COLWICK, DOLWIG, HOLWILL, OLIN, OLWYN, OWIN, ROLWING, SOLWIN, WOLIN, WOLLIN, WOOLWINE.

  Olwin, Edna M. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


OLWYN (Soundex O450) — See also ALWYN, DELWYN, DILLWYN, ELWYN, ETHELWYN, KOLWYCK, OLWIN, SELWYN.

  OLWYN: See also Mary Olwyn Marchand


OLYMPIA (Soundex O451) — See also DALRYMPLE, KAMPIA, LAMP, LAMPA, LAMPE, LAMPI, LEMP, LEMPI, LUMPE, NYMPHAS, PLYMPTON, RYMPH, SOLYMAN, SOLYMOSSY.

  OLYMPIA: See also Olympia Dukakis — Olympia A. Hall — Olympia Jean Bouchles Snowe


OLZARK (Soundex O426) — See also BALZAR, HOLZAPFEL, OZARK, OZARKS, ZARKOSKI.

  Olzark, Roland L. — of Wayne County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1977-85. Still living as of 1985.


OLZENDAM (Soundex O425) — See also BOLZENIUS, BRINDAMOUR, DANDAMUDI, GETZENDANER, GETZENDANNER, GURZENDA, HIERHOLZER, HOLZEMER, HOLZENDORF, LINDAMOOD, SOLZE, VANDAM, VONDAMM.

  Olzendam, Abraham P. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 18th District, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Olzendam, Lillian — of Vermont. Republican. Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.


OMAHONEY (Soundex O550) — See also HONEY, HONEYAGER, HONEYCUTT, HONEYGOSKY, HONEYMAN, HONEYSETT, HONEYWELL, MACMAHON, MAHON, MAHONE, MAHONEY, MAHONY, MCMAHON, OMAHONY, ONEY.

  O'Mahoney, Dennis J. — Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Idaho, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  O'Mahoney, Edward — of Baltimore, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Baltimore city 3rd District, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  O'Mahoney, Joseph Christopher (1884-1962) — also known as Joseph C. O'Mahoney — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Born in Chelsea, Suffolk County, Mass., November 5, 1884. Democrat. Newspaper editor; lawyer; vice-chair of Wyoming Democratic Party, 1922-30; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1924 (alternate), 1928, 1940, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1948; member of Democratic National Committee from Wyoming, 1929-34; U.S. Senator from Wyoming, 1934-53, 1954-61; defeated, 1952; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1944. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Kappa Sigma. Died in the Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., December 1, 1962 (age 78 years, 26 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Cheyenne, Wyo.
  Relatives: Son of Dennis O'Mahoney and Elizabeth (Sheehan) O'Mahoney; married, June 11, 1913, to Agnes V. O'Leary.
  Cross-reference: Teno Roncalio
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier


OMAHONY (Soundex O550) — See also ANTHONY, DOHONY, JANTHONY, MACMAHON, MAHON, MAHONE, MAHONEY, MAHONY, MCMAHON, OMAHONEY.

  O'Mahony, Rosalie — of Burlingame, San Mateo County, Calif. Mayor of Burlingame, Calif., 1994-95, 1997-98, 2000-01, 2004-05, 2008-09. Female. Still living as of 2009.


OMAILIA (Soundex O540) — See also BAILIE, BAILIFF, FAILING, FRAILIE, GAILING, KOMAIKO, OMALLEY, OMALLY, RAILING, RETAILING, ROMAI, ROMAIN, ROMAINE, THOMAIDES, TOMAI, TOMAINI.

  O'Mailia, Arline A. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1956. Still living as of 1956.


OMALLAN (Soundex O545) — See also ALLAN, BROOMALL, EMELIEN, EMELINE, EMILIENNE, EMMALINE, EMMALYN, GROMALA, MALLAHAN, MALLALIEU, MALLAM, MALLAN, MALLARD, MALLARY, MALLAS, MALLAT, MALONA, MANOLA, OMALLEY, OMALLY, OTOMALESAU, ROMALDUS, TOMALIS.

  O'Mallan, Flora A. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.


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