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Roberts, J.

ROBERTS (Soundex R163) — See also BROSTER, FLEMING-ROBERTS, HIMMEL-ROBERTS, MACROBERT, MCROBERT, MCROBERTS, PROBERT, RABERTS, ROBBERTS, ROBE, ROBER, ROBERDS, ROBERT, ROBERTI, ROBERTJEANNE, ROBERTO, ROBERTSE, ROBERTSON, RUBERTUS.

  Roberts, J. — of East Waterboro, Waterboro, York County, Maine. Postmaster at East Waterboro, Maine, 1889-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. B. — of Ball Ground, Cherokee County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. C. — of Kingfisher, Kingfisher County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma Territory, 1896 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. C. — of Clayton, St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. Eugene — Republican. Candidate in primary for Ohio state attorney general, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. G. — of Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Cobb County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. H. — of Centralia, Lewis County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. Howard (born c.1892) — of Thomaston, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Watertown, Litchfield County, Conn., about 1892. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Thomaston, 1925-28; member of Connecticut state senate 32nd District, 1939-40. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. L. — of Reidsville, Rockingham County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Rockingham County, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. L. — of Moberly, Randolph County, Mo. Prohibition candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Randolph County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. L. D. — of Seaside, Monterey County, Calif. Postmaster at Seaside, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. S. — of Wetzel County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 2nd District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, J. Will See James Will Roberts
  Roberts, J. William — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 4th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Roberts, J. William — U.S. Attorney for the Central District of Illinois, 1986-93. Still living as of 1993.
  Roberts, Jack — of Breckenridge, Stephens County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Jack — of Lane County, Ore. Republican. Lawyer; Lane County Commissioner, 1989-94; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1995. Still living as of 1995.
  Roberts, Jacqueline J. — of Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Roberts, Jake — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Roberts, James — Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1816. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, James — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 4th District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, James — Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 42nd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Roberts, James — of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1996 (alternate), 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Roberts, James Arthur (1847-1922) — also known as James A. Roberts — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in Waterboro, York County, Maine, March 8, 1847. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1879-80 (Erie County 3rd District 1879, Erie County 4th District 1880); New York state comptroller, 1894-98; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Sons of the American Revolution; Delta Kappa Epsilon; Grand Army of the Republic; Society of Colonial Wars. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 19, 1922 (age 75 years, 256 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Jeremiah Roberts and Alma (Roberts) Roberts; married, June 1, 1871, to Minnie Pineo; married, December 11, 1884, to Martha Dresser.
  Roberts, James B. (1784-1822) — of near Charlestown, Chester County, Pa. Born in Quakertown, Bucks County, Pa., November 27, 1784. Farmer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1814-15. Died in Charlestown Township, Chester County, Pa., August 29, 1822 (age 37 years, 275 days). Interment at Pikeland Meeting Burial Ground, Pikeland, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Roberts and Mary (Burson) Roberts; married, November 10, 1814, to Esther Darlington (1793-1877; sister of Isaac Darlington and William Darlington (1804-1879); niece of Edward Darlington (1755-1825); first cousin of William Darlington (1782-1863) and Edward Darlington (1795-1884); first cousin thrice removed of Smedley Darlington Butler).
  Political family: Darlington-Butler family of West Chester, Pennsylvania.
  Roberts, James C. — of Missouri. Member of Missouri state legislature, 1860-61; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 2nd District, 1875. Died in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, James C. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 4th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, James C. — of Culver City, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Culver City, Calif., 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Roberts, James E. — of Lisbon, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lisbon, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, James H. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, James H. — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Binghamton, N.Y., 1901-07. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, James H. — of Elizabeth, Wirt County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Wirt County, 1958; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1960; chair of Wirt County Republican Party, 1962-63, 1969-73. Still living as of 1973.
  Roberts, James I. — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Monroe, Mich., 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, James W. — of Norfolk, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Virginia limited constitutional convention 2nd District, 1945; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, James Will — also known as J. Will Roberts — of Marshall, Madison County, N.C. Republican. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Madison County, 1897-98, 1905-06; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Jane — of Columbia, Caldwell Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Roberts, Jason E. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 33rd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Roberts, Jesse — of Scottsburg, Livingston County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1892-93. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Jesse C. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Jesse H. — of Downingtown, Chester County, Pa. Postmaster at Downingtown, Pa., 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Joe — of New York. Communist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Joe M. — of Gallatin, Daviess County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John — of Maryland. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1796. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John — of Alexandria, D.C. (now Va.). Mayor of Alexandria, D.C., 1824-27, 1830-33. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John — of Hastings, Barry County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Hastings, Mich., 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John — of Laurens County, S.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Roberts, John A. — of St. Clair Shores, Macomb County, Mich. Mayor of St. Clair Shores, Mich., 1969-71, 1981-83; defeated, 1979. Still living as of 1983.
  Roberts, John B. — of Colfax, Grant Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John C. — Constitution candidate for Presidential Elector for Texas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John C., Jr. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 8th District, 1961; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 8th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Roberts, John E. — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Missoula, Mont., 1952-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John Fitz — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John Glover, Jr. (b. 1955) — also known as John Roberts — Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., January 27, 1955. Lawyer; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 2003-05; Chief Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 2005-. Catholic. Member, Federalist Society. Still living as of 2020.
  Relatives: Son of John Glover Roberts, Sr. (1928-2008) and Rosemary (Podrasky) Roberts; married 1996 to Jane Sullivan.
  See also Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier
  Roberts, John H. — of Alameda County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John H. — of Canastota, Madison County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Canastota, N.Y., 1925-28. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John K. — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1853-54; member of New Jersey state senate from Camden County, 1855-60. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John L. — of Kent, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Kent, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John M. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee, 1994-98. Still living as of 1998.
  Roberts, John P. — of Booneville, Logan County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1916 (alternate), 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John R. — of Slatington, Lehigh County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Slatington, Pa., 1890-94, 1898-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John S. (1796-1871) — of Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Tex. Born in Virginia, July 13, 1796. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; merchant; delegate to Texas Republic Republic constitutional convention from District of Nacogdoches, 1836; signer, Texas Declaration of Independence, 1836; served in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence. Died August 9, 1871 (age 75 years, 27 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Nacogdoches, Tex.
  Roberts, John S. — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Springfield, Ill., 1839-41. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John S. — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John S. — of Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 4th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, John T. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County 2nd District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Johnny — of Centre, Cherokee County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of Cherokee County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Roberts, Jonathan (1771-1854) — of Norristown, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, 1771. Whig. Member of Pennsylvania state legislature, 1800; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 2nd District, 1811-14; U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1814-21; delegate to Whig National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1839 (speaker). Died in 1854 (age about 83 years). Interment a private or family graveyard, Montgomery County, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Roberts, Jonathan — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1840-42. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Joseph — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Joseph — of Fremont, Dodge County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1903-05. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Joseph — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 1st District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Joseph J., Jr. — of Camden, Camden County, N.J.; Brooklawn, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988, 2004, 2008; member of New Jersey state house of assembly 5th District; elected 2003; member of Democratic National Committee from New Jersey, 2004. Still living as of 2008.
  Roberts, Joseph L. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Oneida County 2nd District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Joseph P. — of Cresson, Cambria County, Pa.; Sankertown, Cambria County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Roberts, Joshua A. — of Iowa. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 4th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


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