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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, S. — of Balboa, Canal Zone (now Panama). Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Canal Zone, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, S. G. — of Fargo, Cass County, Dakota Territory (now N.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1879-80, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, S. I. — of Carlsbad, Eddy County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Mrs. S. J. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Sam — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Roberts, Samuel — of Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sharon, 1822-23. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Samuel — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000; member, Rules Committee, 1988. Still living as of 2000.
  Roberts, Samuel Alexander (1809-1872) — also known as Samuel A. Roberts — of Bonham, Fannin County, Tex. Born in Putnam County, Ga., February 13, 1809. Whig. Classmate of Jefferson Davis at the U.S. Military Academy; lawyer; law partner of James W. Throckmorton and Thomas J. Brown; Texas Republic Secretary of State, 1841; delegate to Whig National Convention from Texas, 1852. Died in Bonham, Fannin County, Tex., August 18, 1872 (age 63 years, 187 days). Interment at Inglish Cemetery, Bonham, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Willis Roberts (1779-1853) and Asenath (Alexander) Roberts (1783-1833); married to Lucinda Mary Reed.
  Roberts, Samuel C. — Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Samuel H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Brooklyn, N.Y., 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Samuel J. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Republican. Kentucky Republican state chair, 1896; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 7th Kentucky District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Samuel J. — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948 (alternate), 1952; justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court; elected 1962. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Samuel J. — of Putnam, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Putnam, Conn., 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Roberts, Samuel T. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 16th District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Sandy — of Boulder, Boulder County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Roberts, Sarah — of St. Clair Shores, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 18th District; elected 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Roberts, Shack (born c.1821) — of Marshall, Harrison County, Tex. Born in slavery in Arkansas, about 1821. One of the founders, in 1873, of Wiley College, Marshall, Tex.; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1872. Methodist. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Shannon — of Cape Canaveral, Brevard County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Roberts, Sheila O. — of Sanford, Seminole County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Roberts, Shirley M. — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Roberts, Stephen E. — of Avon Park, DeSoto County (now Highlands County), Fla. Postmaster at Avon Park, Fla., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Steve — of Marshall, Madison County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Steve (born c.1939) — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Born about 1939. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 2004, 2008; member of Republican National Committee from Iowa, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Roberts, Steven R. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 27th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Roberts, Stewart — of Oak Park, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Roberts, T. E. — of Polk County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Polk County, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Mrs. Tex See Catherine L. Roberts
  Roberts, Tex See Theron Eads Roberts
  Roberts, Theron Eads (1907-1968) — also known as Theron E. Roberts; Tex Roberts — of Diamond, Newton County, Mo. Born in Wheeler, Wheeler County, Tex., March 22, 1907. Democrat. Telegrapher; railway station agent; newspaper publisher; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Newton County, 1935-38; member of Missouri state senate 18th District, 1939-42; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Christian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Order of Railroad Telegraphers. Died November 12, 1968 (age 61 years, 235 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Married, May 19, 1926, to Catherine L. Bone and Catherine L. Bone (1908-1987).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Roberts, Thomas — of Franklin County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Franklin County, 1818. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Thomas — of Winchester, Va. Postmaster at Winchester, Va., 1822-37. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Thomas — of Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Liberty candidate for Ohio state house of representatives from Cuyahoga County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Thomas — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Thomas D. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Thomas D. — of Laurel, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Laurel, Md., 1924-25. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Thomas E. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Thomas I. — also known as Tom Roberts — of Virginia. Virginia Reform candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 9th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Roberts, Thomas Jefferson — of Kentucky. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Presumably named for: Thomas Jefferson
  Roberts, Thomas R. — of Ingham County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 30th Circuit, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Roberts, Thomas W. — of Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Cuyahoga County; elected 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Tobias — of Bar Harbor, Hancock County, Maine. Postmaster at Bar Harbor, Maine, 1852-53. Burial location unknown.
  Roberts, Tom See Thomas I. Roberts
  Roberts, Tom — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Roberts, Trey — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 27th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Roberts, Ty — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


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