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Roe

ROE (Soundex R000) — See also ERRO, NOE, ORE, POE, RAE, REW, RHOE, RHUE, ROEH, ROUE, ROUGH, ROUW, ROW, ROWE, ROY, ROYE, RUE, RUGH, RUH, RYE, WROE.

  ROE: See also Harry Morgan Ayres — Vera Burridge Baits — Harold Roe Bennett Sturdevant Bartle — John Ralph Hardin — Josephine Roe Hoffer — Harry Roe Hughes — Frederick William Mansfield — Walter Roe Mansfield — Ben S. Meeks — Helen Murphy — Peter Roe Nugent — Donald Roe Ross — Mary Roe Walkup — Roe Waterfield — Eaddy Roe Willard
  Roe, Alexander B. — of Athens, Athens County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Arthur — of Vandalia, Fayette County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1932; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, 1935-42. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Austin — of Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wayne County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, B. O. — of Clear Lake, Deuel County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 29th District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Bill See William Roe
  Roe, C. S. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 5th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Charles Silas (1897-1959) — also known as Silas Roe — of El Dorado Springs, Cedar County, Mo. Born in West Ridge, Douglas County, Ill., July 12, 1897. Republican. Milliner; merchant; newspaper editor; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cedar County, 1935-38. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., June 15, 1959 (age 61 years, 338 days). Interment at El Dorado Springs Cemetery, El Dorado Springs, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Henry Roe (1860-1939) and Mary Margaret (Izenhart) Roe (1863-1938); married, August 21, 1917, to Jewell Erma Collins (1897-1987).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Roe, David — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; Medicine Lake, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1960, 1964, 1976, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Roe, David Phillip (b. 1945) — also known as Phil Roe — of Johnson City, Washington County, Tenn. Born in Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tenn., July 21, 1945. Republican. Physician; mayor of Johnson City, Tenn., 2007-09; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 1st District, 2009-; defeated in primary, 2006. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Roe, Dick See Richard L. Roe
  Roe, Dudley George (1881-1970) — also known as Dudley G. Roe — of Sudlersville, Queen Anne's County, Md. Born in Sudlersville, Queen Anne's County, Md., March 23, 1881. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1908; member of Maryland state senate, 1924-33, 1939-41; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1928; U.S. Representative from Maryland 1st District, 1945-47; defeated, 1946. Episcopalian. Died in Chestertown, Kent County, Md., January 4, 1970 (age 88 years, 287 days). Interment at Sudlersville Cemetery, Sudlersville, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Roe, Mrs. E. B. — of Dillon, Beaverhead County, Mont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, George — of Vallejo, Solano County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Vallejo, Calif., 1886-90, 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, George W. — of Bethel, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethel; elected 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Gladys D. — of Newport, Sullivan County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Newport, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Roe, Harvey (1823-1894) — of Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in North East, Dutchess County, N.Y., April 21, 1823. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brookfield, 1868; first selectman of Brookfield, Connecticut, 1871-74, 1879-81. Died in Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn., January 17, 1894 (age 70 years, 271 days). Interment at Central Cemetery, Brookfield Center, Brookfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Abigail (Dunning) Roe (1791-1863) and Alva Roe (1797-1825); married, October 8, 1844, to Mary Elizabeth Blackman (1823-1891); father of William Blackman Roe (1856-1932).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Roe, Herman — of Northfield, Rice County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Herman T. — of Magnolia, Kent County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 8th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, J. S. — of Caplinger Mills, Cedar County, Mo. Born in Cedar County, Mo. Democrat. Stockman; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cedar County, 1933-34. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, September 20, 1898, to Angeline Gerard.
  Roe, James A. (1896-1967) — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Born in Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., July 9, 1896. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War I; chair of Queens County Democratic Party, 1939-40; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940, 1948, 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1956, 1960, 1964; leader of Queens County Democratic Party, 1941-42; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1945-47; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1945; Justice of New York Supreme Court 11th District; elected 1963. Died in Hollywood, Broward County, Fla., April 22, 1967 (age 70 years, 287 days). Interment at Mount St. Mary Cemetery, Flushing, Queens, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Roe, Jerry D. (b. 1936) — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Conrad, Pondera County, Mont., May 18, 1936. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2000 (alternate), 2004. Methodist. Member, American Political Science Association; Freemasons. Still living as of 2004.
  Relatives: Son of Howard O. Roe and Ialene B. (Freel) Roe; married 1965 to Shirley Carol Hands.
  Roe, John C. — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, John E. — of Flushing, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Roe, Joseph B. — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1886-87; member of New Jersey state senate from Gloucester County, 1888-90. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Karen Lovejoy — of Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Supervisor of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, 1996-2004; defeated in primary, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2020.
  Roe, Karmel — of San Bernardino, San Bernardino County, Calif. Candidate for mayor of San Bernardino, Calif., 2013. Still living as of 2013.
  Roe, Keith — of Mankato, Jewell County, Kan. Republican. Chair of Jewell County Republican Party, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Roe, Kelly — of Vandalia, Fayette County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Lehr See V. Lehr Roe
  Roe, Lillian M. — of Wayne, Passaic County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Roe, Livingston — of White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at White Plains, N.Y., 1837-41. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Luke — of Cairo, Greene County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Greene County, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Melissa — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2012, 2016. Female. Still living as of 2016.
  Roe, Nathaniel — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 6th District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Phil See David Phillip Roe
  Roe, Randall F. — of Michigan. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Roe, Richard L. — also known as Dick Roe — of California. Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 51st District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Roe, Robert A. — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Robert A. (1924-2014) — of Wayne, Passaic County, N.J. Born in Wayne, Passaic County, N.J., February 28, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1969-93; candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1977, 1981; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988. Catholic. Died in Green Pond, Rockaway Township, Morris County, N.J., July 15, 2014 (age 90 years, 137 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Roe, Silas See Charles Silas Roe
  Roe, Simon B. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 14th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Theodore M. — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Thomas R. — of Washington County, Ore. Republican. Candidate for Oregon state senate 9th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Roe, V. Lehr — of Dundee, Monroe County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Roe, W. G. — of Frederick, Tillman County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1916 (alternate), 1928; candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 7th District, 1922, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, W. G. — of West Plains, Howell County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of West Plains, Mo., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Roe, Wellington — of New York. American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1940; American Labor candidate for New York state senate 24th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, William — also known as Bill Roe — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Arizona, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Roe, William Blackman (1856-1932) — also known as William B. Roe — of Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Millerton, Dutchess County, N.Y., August 5, 1856. Civil engineer; newspaper publisher; first selectman of Brookfield, Connecticut, 1898-1901, 1917; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brookfield, 1901-02; probate judge in Connecticut, 1906-26. Died in Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn., August 7, 1932 (age 76 years, 2 days). Interment at Central Cemetery, Brookfield Center, Brookfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Mary Elizabeth (Blackman) Roe (1823-1891) and Harvey Roe (1823-1894); married to Mary Susan Clark (1860-1940).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Roe, William F. — of Vallejo, Solano County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Vallejo, Calif., 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, William G. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District, 1935-36. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, William H. — of Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb. Republican. Mayor of Kearney, Neb., 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Roe, Willis W. — Progressive. Candidate for New York state senate 31st District, 1914. Burial location unknown.


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