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ROOTES (Soundex R320) — See also DEGROOT, GROOT, GROOTENDORST, LENROOT, OREST, OSTER, OSTROOT, ROOT, ROOTH, ROOTS, ROSETT, ROTHEAS, SCHROOTEN, SEROT, SROTE, TORRES, VINROOT.

  ROOTES: See also Thomas Reade Rootes Cobb — Henry Rootes Jackson — Philip Rootes Thompson
  Rootes, Bob — of Chisholm, St. Louis County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


ROOTH (Soundex R300) — See also DEGROOT, GROOT, GROOTENDORST, HOORT, HORT, LENROOT, ORTH, OSTROOT, ROAT, ROATH, ROETHE, ROOT, ROOTES, ROOTS, ROTE, ROTH, ROTHE, ROTT, ROUGHT, ROUTT, ROYT, RUETH, RUTH, RUTT, SCHROOTEN, THRO, VINROOT.

  Rooth, Charles W. — of Burlingame, San Mateo County, Calif. Mayor of Burlingame, Calif., 1956-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ROOTS (Soundex R320) — See also BOOTS, COOTS, DEGROOT, GROOT, GROOTENDORST, HOOTS, HOOTSMAN, LENROOT, OSTROOT, ROOS, ROOT, ROOTES, ROOTH, ROST, ROTZ, RUTHS, RUTZ, RUUTZ, SCHROOTEN, SCOOTS, SHOOTS, STORR, VINROOT, WOOTS.

  ROOTS: See also Thomas Roots Davis
  Roots, Chad — also known as Wick Roots — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 6th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Roots, Francis T. — of Connersville, Fayette County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Roots, Logan Holt (1841-1893) — also known as Logan H. Roots — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born near Tamaroa, Perry County, Ill., March 26, 1841. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; planter; banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1868, 1884, 1888 (member, Committee to Notify Nominees), 1892 (alternate); U.S. Representative from Arkansas 1st District, 1868-71; defeated, 1870. Died in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., May 30, 1893 (age 52 years, 65 days). Interment at Oakland and Fraternal Historic Cemetery Park, Little Rock, Ark.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Roots, Walter J. — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roots, Wick See Chad Roots


ROPA (Soundex R100) — See also ARPO, DITROPANI, PARO, PARRO, POPA, REPAY, REPPEY, REPPY, RIPA, RIPPEE, RIPPEY.

  Ropa, Joseph F. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1948 (alternate), 1952 (alternate), 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ROPER (Soundex R160) — See also PROPER, PROPERT, RAPER, RAPIER, RIPPER, ROBER, ROER, ROGER, ROPERS, RORER, ROVER, RUPER.

  ROPER: See also George M. Dallas Condon — Frank Leslie Coombs — Roper Dunphy — Casilda E. Roper-Simpson
  Roper, Albert L. — of Norfolk, Va. Mayor of Norfolk, Va., 1918-24. Burial location unknown.
  Roper, Daniel Calhoun (1867-1943) — also known as Daniel C. Roper — of Washington, D.C. Born in Marlboro County, S.C., April 1, 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; publicist; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1892-94; U.S. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, 1917-20; delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee), 1932, 1936; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1933-38; U.S. Minister to Canada, 1939. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Washington, D.C., April 11, 1943 (age 76 years, 10 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of John Wesley Roper and Henrietta V. (McLaurin) Roper; married, December 25, 1889, to Lou McKenzie.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Roper, E. A. — of Jasper, Pickens County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Roper, E. B. — of Hebron, Thayer County, Neb. Democrat. Chair of Thayer County Democratic Party, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roper, E. J. — of Sugar Creek, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Sugar Creek, Mo., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Roper, Edward D., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Zanzibar, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Roper, Harry — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 8th District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Roper, J. A. — of Okmulgee, Creek Nation County, Indian Territory (now Okmulgee County, Okla.). Republican. Postmaster at Okmulgee, Indian Territory, 1901; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indian Territory, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Roper, Joseph B. — of Coatesville, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Coatesville, Pa., 1933-40 (acting, 1933-34). Burial location unknown.
  Roper, Lisa — of Comal County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Roper, Robert — of Stowe, Lamoille County, Vt. Republican. Vermont Republican state chair, 2008; delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Roper, Rudolph J. — of Sugar Creek, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Sugar Creek, Mo., 1941-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roper, Sheldon M. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roper, Thomas (1760-1829) — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., May 20, 1760. Planter; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1796-1801; intendant of Charleston, South Carolina, 1799-1801. Died in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., April 15, 1829 (age 68 years, 330 days). Interment at St. Philip's Churchyard, Charleston, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of William Roper and Grace (Hext) Roper; married 1781 to Lydia Harvey.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


ROPER-SIMPSON (Soundex R162)

  Roper-Simpson, Casilda E. — of Nassau County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 6th District, 2006. Female. Still living as of 2006.


ROPERS (Soundex R162) — See also COOPERSMITH, PERS, PROPER, PROPERT, PROSSER, ROGERS, ROPER, ROPES, SPORER.

  Ropers, Kathryn — of Michigan. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 10th District, 1974. Female. Still living as of 1974.


ROPES (Soundex R120) — See also ARPS, COPES, COPESTAKE, DROPESKI, HOOPES, LOPES, OROPEZA, POOSER, PORES, RAPOSA, RAPOZO, REIPS, REPASS, RIPPS, RIPPUS, ROES, ROPERS, ROUPAS, SCOPES, SOPER, SPERO, SPORE, SROPE.

  ROPES: See also Sharon L. Erickson-Ropes
  Ropes, Charles A. — of Salem, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1876, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Ropes, Edward D. — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in Zanzibar, 1865-69. Burial location unknown.
  Ropes, Julius — of Ishpeming, Marquette County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Ishpeming, Mich., 1871-83. Burial location unknown.
  Ropes, Wayne N. — of Iowa. Secretary of state of Iowa, 1943-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Ropes, William H. — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in SAINT Petersburg, 1850-54. Burial location unknown.


ROPKE (Soundex R120) — See also DOPKE, HOPKE, KNOPKE, POPKE, RAPACH, REPEKI, REPICCI, REPKE, REPKIE, ROEPKE, RORKE.

  Ropke, Frank A. — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 3rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ROPOLEWSKI (Soundex R142) — See also ACROPOLIS, CHOLEWINSKI, DEMETROPOLOUS, HOLEWINSKI, KONKOLEWSKI, LAMPROPOULOS, NEGROPONTE, SIDIROPOLIS, THEODOROPOULOS.

  Ropolewski, Anthony — of Warren, Macomb County, Mich. Candidate in primary for mayor of Warren, Mich., 1991. Still living as of 1991.


ROPP (Soundex R100) — See also CROPP, GROPP, KOPP, KROPP, POOR, POPP, PORR, PRO, RAPP, REPP, RIPP, ROOP, ROUP, RUPE, RUPP, RUPPE, THROPP, TROPP, WESTROPP.

  Ropp, G. H. — of Berkeley County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Berkeley County, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Ropp, Jacob — of Berkeley County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Berkeley County, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Ropp, Linda G. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 19th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.


ROQUE (Soundex R200) — See also CHOQUETTE, ELOQUENT, MARROQUIN, POQUETTE, REQUE, ROACH, ROACHE, ROAKE, ROCH, ROCHE, ROCK, ROCKE, ROICK, ROOK, ROOKE, ROQUES, ROUCH, ROUE, RUCH, RUCK, RUIC, RUICK, RUYAK, WRUCKE.

  ROQUE: See also Roque de la Fuente
  Roque, Felix — of West New York, Hudson County, N.J. Mayor of West New York, N.J., 2011-. Still living as of 2011.
  Roque, Manuel R. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 22nd District, 1956; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ROQUES (Soundex R220) — See also ARQUES, CHOQUETTE, ELOQUENT, ERIQUEZ, MARROQUIN, POQUETTE, ROGUES, ROQUE, ROQUES-ARROYO.

  ROQUES: See also Aracelis Arroyo de Roques — Celita Arroyo de Roques — Eliseo Roques-Arroyo


ROQUES-ARROYO (Soundex R226) — See also ARROYO, ROQUES.

  Roques-Arroyo, Eliseo — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Puerto Rico, 2008; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2008 (member, Credentials Committee). Still living as of 2008.


RORABACHER (Soundex R612) — See also ALLABACH, AURORA, BACHER, DAURORA, DEKORAB, FABACHER, HORRORA, KRABACH, MORABITO, ORABELLE, RHORBACKER, ROHRABACHER, RORABACK, RORAPAUGH, SCHLABACH, TABACHECK.

  Rorabacher, C. T. — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Torrington, 1912. Burial location unknown.


RORABACK (Soundex R612) — See also ALABACK, AURORA, BACK, DAURORA, DEKORAB, HORRORA, KRABACH, MORABITO, ORABELLE, RHODABACK, ROHRABACHER, ROHRBACH, ROHRBECK, RORABACHER, RORAPAUGH.

  Roraback, Alberto T. (1849-1923) — of Canaan, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., August 23, 1849. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1888; justice of Connecticut state supreme court, 1900. Died in Canaan, Litchfield County, Conn., February 1, 1923 (age 73 years, 162 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John C. Roraback (1818-1893) and Maria L. (Hoysdradt) Roraback (1826-1904); brother of John Henry Roraback; married, February 20, 1873, to Minnie E. Hunt; first cousin of Willard Andrew Roraback (1860-1928); first cousin thrice removed of Andrew W. Roraback; fourth cousin once removed of Emory Rasmussen Roraback.
  Political family: Roraback family of Connecticut.
  Roraback, Andrew W. (b. 1960) — of Goshen, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn., March 29, 1960. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives 64th District, 1995-2000; member of Connecticut state senate 30th District, 2001-12; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 5th District, 2012; superior court judge in Connecticut, 2013-. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Roraback; great-grandson of Willard Andrew Roraback; first cousin thrice removed of Alberto T. Roraback and John Henry Roraback (1870-1937).
  Political family: Roraback family of Connecticut.
  See also Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article
  Roraback, Emory Rasmussen (1900-1988) — also known as Emory R. Roraback — of Dobbs Ferry, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in New York, December 17, 1900. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., 1953. Died in Dobbs Ferry, Westchester County, N.Y., October 7, 1988 (age 87 years, 295 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Christina (Rasmussen) Roraback (1863-1948) and Willis Cortland Roraback (1871-1921); married, September 12, 1926, to Christine Meyer (1903-1994); fourth cousin once removed of Alberto T. Roraback, Willard Andrew Roraback and John Henry Roraback (1870-1937).
  Political family: Roraback family of Connecticut.
  Roraback, Henry See John Henry Roraback
  Roraback, J. Henry See John Henry Roraback
J. Henry Roraback Roraback, John Henry (1870-1937) — also known as J. Henry Roraback — of North Canaan, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., April 5, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1901; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1908, 1912, 1916, 1920, 1924 (speaker), 1928, 1932, 1936 (member, Arrangements Committee); Connecticut Republican state chair, 1912-37; member of Republican National Committee from Connecticut, 1924-32; president, Connecticut Light and Power Co., 1925-37; Vice-Chair of Republican National Committee, 1932-36. With his health compromised and activities limited by a severe streptococcus infection, he killed himself by gunshot, while sitting in his car near his hunting lodge, in Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn., May 19, 1937 (age 67 years, 44 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, North Canaan, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of John Christian Roraback (1818-1893) and Maria L. (Hoysdradt) Roraback (1826-1904); brother of Alberto T. Roraback; married 1896 to Mary Louise Parsons; first cousin of Willard Andrew Roraback (1860-1928); first cousin thrice removed of Andrew W. Roraback; fourth cousin once removed of Emory Rasmussen Roraback.
  Political family: Roraback family of Connecticut.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Official Report of the 21st Republican National Convention (1936)
  Roraback, Tim — of Plymouth, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 20th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Roraback, Willard Andrew (1860-1928) — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., March 12, 1860. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Torrington; elected 1894. Died in Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn., January 26, 1928 (age 67 years, 320 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James A. Roraback (1823-1903) and Martha E. (Bartholomew) Roraback (1829-1879); married 1893 to Emma E. Pierson (1859-1928); great-grandfather of Andrew W. Roraback; first cousin of Alberto T. Roraback and John Henry Roraback; fourth cousin once removed of Emory Rasmussen Roraback (1900-1988).
  Political family: Roraback family of Connecticut.


RORAPAUGH (Soundex R612) — See also ALPAUGH, ALSPAUGH, AUCHENPAUGH, AURORA, DAURORA, DUNSPAUGH, FRAPAUL, HORRORA, LAPAUGH, MILLSPAUGH, OCHAMPAUGH, PAUGH, PECKENPAUGH, RORABACHER, RORABACK, SAULPAUGH, SPAUGH, TILLAPAUGH, TINKLEPAUGH.

  Rorapaugh, Robin — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 22nd District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


RORER (Soundex R660) — See also FROREICH, MCCROREY, RHORER, ROER, ROHRER, ROKER, ROPER, ROREX, RORRER.

  RORER: See also Rorer Abraham James


ROREX (Soundex R620) — See also FROREICH, MCCROREY, RORER.

  Rorex, Fred — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas, 1939-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rorex, Sam — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rorex, Sam F. — of Dardanelle, Yell County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1924. Burial location unknown.


RORICK (Soundex R620) — See also LORICK, NORICK, NORICKS, ORRICK, RARICK, REARICK, RERICK, RICK, RODRICK, ROEHRICH, ROEHRICK, ROERICK, ROICK, RURAK, THEODORICK.

  RORICK: See also Russell Bryant Raymond
  Rorick, John P. — of Lenawee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Lenawee County, 1930. Burial location unknown.


RORKE (Soundex R620) — See also KEMMERORKEMMERER, ROARK, ROKER, ROOKER, ROPKE, ROURKE, RUARK.

  RORKE: See also James Byron Drew
  Rorke, Alexander I. (d. 1967) — of New York. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Lawyer; orator; as assistant district attorney for New York County, 1916-21, he prosecuted many cases against left wing political and labor union leaders; Judiciary candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1935. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died, in French Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 27, 1967. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, Mass.
  Rorke, Allen B. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.


RORRER (Soundex R660) — See also CORRERI, RHORER, ROHRER, RORER.

  Rorrer, Ildon E. — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Beckley, W.Va., 1951-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


RORTY (Soundex R630) — See also AIRHART, DORORTHY, EARHART, EHRHART, ERHART, IRIARTE, MCGRORTY, RUERAT, SHORTY, URIARTE, YORTY.

  Rorty, Philip A. — Democrat. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 9th District, 1929. Burial location unknown.


RORYNEK (Soundex R652) — See also CORYNNE, CRORY, HYNEK, MCCRORY, MCGRORY, REYNEKE.

  Rorynek, Bronislau — of Berrien County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Berrien County 1st District, 1926. Burial location unknown.


ROS (Soundex R200) — See also KOS, ROES, ROESE, ROESS, ROG, ROOS, ROOSE, ROS-LEHTINEN, ROSE, ROSS, ROSSE, ROUSE, ROUSS, ROWSE, ROYS, ROYSE, ROZE, RUIZ, RUSS, RUSSE, RYS.

  ROS: See also Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
  Ros, Ileana See Ileana Ros-Lehtinen
  Ros, Juan Carlos — of California. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California, 1998 (26th District), 2000 (24th District). Still living as of 2000.
  Ros, Manuel Leon — also known as Manuel Ros — of Pascagoula, Jackson County, Miss. Vice-Consul for Brazil in Pascagoula, Miss., 1905-29; Honorary Consul for Cuba in Pascagoula, Miss., 1909-14; Vice-Consul for Uruguay in Pascagoula, Miss., 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Ros, Vicente (1851-1931) — of Pascagoula, Jackson County, Miss. Born in Barcelona, Spain, February 12, 1851. Lumber business; Vice-Consul for Mexico in Pascagoula, Miss., 1892-1901; Vice-Consul for Uruguay in Scranton, Miss., 1895-1900; Vice-Consul for Brazil in Pascagoula, Miss., 1898-1901; Honorary Vice-Consul for Spain in Pascagoula, Miss., 1900-07. Catholic. Spanish ancestry. Died in Pascagoula, Jackson County, Miss., February 1, 1931 (age 79 years, 354 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Pascagoula, Miss.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


ROS-LEHTINEN (Soundex R243) — See also LEHTINEN, ROS.

  Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana (b. 1952) — also known as Ileana Ros — of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Fla. Born in Havana (La Habana), Cuba, July 15, 1952. Republican. Member of Florida state house of representatives, 1983-86; member of Florida state senate, 1987-89; U.S. Representative from Florida 18th District, 1989-. Female. Catholic. Cuban ancestry. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier


ROSA (Soundex R200) — See also DAMBROSA, DELAROSA, DEROSA, GEROSA, KOSA, LAROSA, MARIANI-ROSA, ORAS, RESA, ROOSA, ROSAAS, ROSADO, ROSAIRE, ROSALES, ROSALINA, ROSALINE, ROSALSKY, ROSALVA, ROSALYN, ROSAMOND, ROSANA, ROSANDER, ROSANNA, ROSANNE, ROSAPEPE, ROSARIO, ROSASCO, ROSATI, ROSATO, ROSAURO, ROSE, ROSH, ROSHA, ROSI, ROSSA.

  ROSA: See also Burton D. Esmond — Carlos Mariani-Rosa
  Rosa, Carmen — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Rosa, Charles D. — Republican. Independent Progressive Republican candidate for U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Rosa, David — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 20th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Rosa, David A. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Rosa, David D. — of Limestone Springs (now Gaffney), Cherokee County, S.C. Whig. Postmaster at Limestone Springs, S.C., 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  Rosa, George C. — of Allegany County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 37th District, 1908; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Allegany County, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Rosa, Raymond J. — of West Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rosa, Storm — Whig. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1840. Burial location unknown.
  Rosa, Victor — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


ROSAAS (Soundex R220) — See also ROSA, ROSCIUS, URSUS.

  Rosaas, Ole T. — of Wisconsin. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Wisconsin, 1906. Burial location unknown.


ROSADO (Soundex R230) — See also COSAD, ROSA, ROSATO, TOSADO.

  Rosado, David (b. 1942) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Morovis, Morovis Municipio, Puerto Rico, 1942. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984 (alternate), 1996, 2000; member of New York state assembly, 1990-93 (73rd District 1990-92, 74th District 1993); defeated (Republican), 2006; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rosado, Diane — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Rosado, Felix — Working Families candidate for New York state senate 28th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Rosado, Jose — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Rosado, Rosa M. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


ROSAIRE (Soundex R260) — See also AIRE, ROSA, SAIR, SAIRS, TISSAIR, TSAIRIS.

  ROSAIRE: See also Rosaire W. Bisson, Jr. — Rosaire L. Halle


ROSALES (Soundex R242) — See also ARACELIS, RACELIS, ROSA, ROSALINA, ROSALINDA, ROSALINE, ROSALSKY, ROSALVA, ROSALYN, SALES.

  ROSALES: See also Manuel Perez Rosales
  Rosales, John — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Rosales, John A. — of Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Rosales, José — of Manila, Philippines. Honorary Consul for Mexico in Manila, Philippine Islands, 1911-14. Burial location unknown.
  Rosales, Pat — of Greeley, Weld County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


ROSALINA (Soundex R245) — See also ALINA, BOOSALIS, CATALINA, CWALINA, HALINA, KALINA, KATALINAS, ROSA, ROSALES, ROSALINDA, ROSALINE, ROSALSKY, ROSALVA, ROSALYN, ROSELLINI, ROSOLINO, SALINA, SALINAS, SALINGER.

  ROSALINA: See also Rosalina Ramos


ROSALINDA (Soundex R245) — See also BOOSALIS, DALINDA, GALINDO, MALINDA, NELSONGALINDO, REISLAND, ROSALES, ROSALINA, ROSALINE, ROSALSKY, ROSALVA, ROSALYN, SALINA, SALINAS, SALINGER, VALINDA, ZALIND.

  ROSALINDA: See also Rosalinda Perez — Rosalinda Santa Cruz


ROSALINE (Soundex R245) — See also ADALINE, ALINE, BOOSALIS, DORALINE, EMMALINE, EVALINE, LINE, MCALINEY, METALINE, ROSA, ROSALES, ROSALINA, ROSALINDA, ROSALSKY, ROSALVA, ROSALYN, ROSELINE, ROZALYN, SALINA, SALINAS, SALINGER, TRAVALINE.

  ROSALINE: See also Rosaline May Lee — Rosaline Zuckerman


ROSALSKY (Soundex R242) — See also KAWALSKY, KRISTALSKY, RICHVALSKY, ROSA, ROSALES, ROSALINA, ROSALINDA, ROSALINE, ROSALVA, ROSALYN, SALSBURG, SALSICH, TALSKY, TIKALSKY.

  Rosalsky, Otto A. (b. 1873) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., December 24, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904; general sessions court judge in New York, 1905-28. Jewish. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Solomon Rosalsky and Yetta (Weinberg) Rosalsky; married, July 23, 1907, to Bessie Simon.


ROSALVA (Soundex R241) — See also RESOLVA, ROSA, ROSALES, ROSALINA, ROSALINDA, ROSALINE, ROSALSKY, ROSALYN.

  ROSALVA: See also Rosalva Martinez


ROSALYN (Soundex R245) — See also BASALYGA, ROSA, ROSALES, ROSALINA, ROSALINDA, ROSALINE, ROSALSKY, ROSALVA, ROSELYN, ROZALYN, SALY, SALYARDS, SALYER, SALYERDS, SALYERS, VASALY.

  ROSALYN: See also Rosalyn H. Baker — Rosalyn R. Dance — Rosalyn Richter — Rosalyn W. Toomey


ROSAMILIA (Soundex R254) — See also EMILIA, EMILIANO, HOSAM, JESSAMINE, MAXIMILIAN, MILIAS, PALANISAMI, PERMILIA, ROSAMOND, ROSAMONDE, SAMI, SAMIA, SAMII, SAMILS, SAMIR.

  Rosamilia, Carmen — of Renovo, Clinton County, Pa. Burgess of Renovo, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


ROSAMOND (Soundex R255) — See also ARISMENDI, GRISAMORE, HOSAM, KASAMOTO, ROSA, ROSAMILIA, ROSAMONDE, ROSEMUND, SAMOFF, SAMOL, SAMONA, SAMORA.

  ROSAMOND: See also Rosamond Chambers — Rosamond H. Clark — Rosamond Grant — Rosamond Herrick


ROSAMONDE (Soundex R255) — See also ARISMENDI, FERMONDE, GRISAMORE, HOSAM, KASAMOTO, LAMONDE, MONDE, MONDEL, MONDELL, MONDELLA, MONDELLO, MONDEREAU, MONDESIRE, ORMONDE, ROSAMILIA, ROSAMOND, ROSEMUND, SAMOFF, SAMOL, SAMONA, SAMORA.

  ROSAMONDE: See also Rosamonde Kuntz


ROSANA (Soundex R250) — See also BOSANAC, NOSANCHUK, OSANKA, ROSA, ROSANDER, ROSANNA, ROSANNE, ROSENOW, ROSINIA, ROSSANO, ROXANA, SOTTOSANTI.

  ROSANA: See also Rosana Roig


ROSANDER (Soundex R253) — See also ANDER, BESANDER, BOSANAC, DRESSANDER, KASSANDER, NOSANCHUK, OSANKA, ROSA, ROSANA, ROSANNA, ROSANNE, SANDER, SANDERFORD, SANDERHOLM, SANDERLIN, SANDERS, SANDERSON, SOTTOSANTI.

  Rosander, Carl A. — of Crystal Falls, Iron County, Mich. Republican. Dry candidate for delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Iron County, 1933; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Rosander, John E. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Montcalm District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.


ROSANNA (Soundex R250) — See also ANNA, BOSANAC, NOSANCHUK, OSANKA, PASSANNANTE, ROSA, ROSANA, ROSANDER, ROSANNE, ROSENOW, ROSINIA, ROSSANO, ROXANNA, SOTTOSANTI, SUSANNA, SUSANNAH.

  ROSANNA: See also Rosanna B. Marshall


ROSANNE (Soundex R250) — See also AARONES, BOSANAC, LISANNE, NOSANCHUK, OSANKA, REASON, ROSA, ROSANA, ROSANDER, ROSANNA, ROSEANN, ROSEANNE, ROZAN, ROZANNE, SANNER, SANNES, SERRANO, SONERA, SOTTOSANTI.

  ROSANNE: See also Rosanne Freeburg


ROSAPEPE (Soundex R211) — See also JOSAPHAT, PEPE, PEPERONE, ROSA, SAPERE, SAPERSTEIN.

  Rosapepe, James Carew (b. 1951) — of Maryland. Born in 1951. U.S. Ambassador to Romania, 1997-2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


ROSARIO (Soundex R260) — See also ARIO, CASARIO, CESARIO, GOSAR, ROSA, ROSAURO, SARIO.

  ROSARIO: See also Rosario Carr-Casanova — Rosario de Baca — Rosario Gianconia — Rosario J. Guglielmino — Rosario Malone — Rosario Marin — Rosario Rotolo — Rosario Vella
  Rosario, Carlos — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Rosario, Cynthia — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Rosario, Jay — of Clermont, Lake County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Rosario, Milagros — of Passaic, Passaic County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Rosario, Mildred — Right To Life candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Rosario, Sara — of Puerto Rico. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


ROSASCO (Soundex R220) — See also CROSAS, KAROSAS, LLAMOSAS, RESOWSKI, REZEWSKI, ROSA.

  Rosasco, Ernest H. — of North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Mayor of North Adams, Mass., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ROSATI (Soundex R230) — See also ARISTO, NASATIR, ROSA, ROSATO, ROSETTA, ROSETTI, ROSITA, ROSSETTI, ROSSETTIE, ROSSITTO, SATIACUM, SATIE, SATINE, SATINOFF, SATISH, SATORI, SPOSATI, STROIA.

  Rosati, Elvio — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 71st District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Rosati, Juste A. — of St. Clair Shores, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 16th Circuit, 1956; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 11th Senatorial District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Rosati, Mary Henjum — of Two Harbors, Lake County, Minn. Candidate for mayor of Two Harbors, Minn., 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


ROSATO (Soundex R230) — See also BRUSATORI, ROSA, ROSADO, ROSATI, ROSETTA, ROSETTI, ROSITA, ROSSETTI, ROSSETTIE, ROSSITTO, SATO, SATOLA, SATORI, SATORIS, SATOW, SPOSATI.

  Rosato, Peter — Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 9th District; elected 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Rosato, Vivian — of Lake Carmel, Putnam County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.


ROSAURO (Soundex R260) — See also BOSAU, HASSAUREK, ISAURO, LAVASSAUR, ROSA, ROSARIO, SAUR, SAURE, SAURENMAN, TESAURO.

  Rosauro, Garland — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


ROSBERG (Soundex R216) — See also BERG, CROSBIE, CROSBY, GROSBACH, GROSBERG, GROSBY, MOSBERG, OSBERGER, OSBERT, REISBERG, ROBERG, ROSBOROUGH, ROSEBURGH, ROSSBURG, STOSBERG, VOSBERG.

  Rosberg, Joseph A. — Nebraska Party candidate for U.S. Representative from Nebraska 3rd District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


ROSBOROUGH (Soundex R216) — See also BOROUGH, BOROUGHS, BOSBOUS, BROCKENBOROUGH, CHEESBOROUGH, CROSBIE, CROSBY, DESBOROUGH, DISBOROUGH, EDINBOROUGH, GOLDSBOROUGH, GROSBACH, GROSBERG, GROSBY, HANSBOROUGH, LOUGHBOROUGH, MICKLEBOROUGH, OSBORN, OSBORNE, OSBOURN, OSBOURNE, RASBURY, ROSBERG, ROSEBERRY, ROSEBORO, ROSEBOROUGH, ROSEBROUGH, ROSEBURY, ROXBOROUGH, SCARBOROUGH, STANSBOROUGH, WINSBORO, YARBOROUGH.

  Rosborough, Joseph J. — of Oakland, Alameda County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Oakland, Calif., 1915-24. Burial location unknown.


ROSCH (Soundex R200) — See also BROSCHART, BROSCHERT, FROSCH, GROSCH, GROSCHELL, GROSCHELLE, POSCH, PROSCH, RASCH, RISCH, ROCH, ROESCH, ROSCHE, ROSCHI, ROSCO, ROSH, ROUSCH, ROUSH, RUESCH, RUSCH, RUSCHE, RUSH, RUSHE, SCHOOR, SCHOR, SCHORR, STROSCHEIN, TROSCHINETZ.

  Rosch, Anna S. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1956, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Rosch, Francis C. — of Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Westchester County 2nd District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Rosch, Joseph — of Liberty, Sullivan County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 25th District, 1915; Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1921-27; appointed 1921; resigned 1927. Burial location unknown.


ROSCHE (Soundex R200) — See also BROSCHART, BROSCHERT, FROSCH, GROSCH, GROSCHELL, GROSCHELLE, PROSCH, ROCHE, ROESCH, ROSCH, ROSCHI, ROSCOE, ROSH, ROUSCH, ROUSH, RUESCH, RUSCH, RUSCHE, RUSH, RUSHE, STROSCHEIN, TROSCHINETZ.

  Rosche, Richard J. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


ROSCHI (Soundex R200) — See also BROSCHART, BROSCHERT, CORISH, FOSCHINI, FROSCH, GROSCH, GROSCHELL, GROSCHELLE, MOSCHITTA, PROSCH, RISCHA, RISHOI, ROSCH, ROSCHE, ROSHA, SCHIRO, STROSCHEIN, TROSCHINETZ.

  Roschi, F. W. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1956. Still living as of 1956.


ROSCIUS (Soundex R220) — See also BOSCIA, COSCIA, COSCINA, GIOSCIA, KOSCINSKI, KOSCIUSKO, ROSAAS, SCIUMBATO, STAROSCIAK, URSUS.

  ROSCIUS: See also Roscius Back — Roscius R. Kennedy


ROSCO (Soundex R200) — See also CORSO, GROSCOST, RASCO, ROCCO, ROSCH, ROSCOE, ROSCOFF, ROSKO, ROSSO, RUSCO, RUSCOE.

  ROSCO: See also Antonio James Manchin
  Rosco, Alexander, Jr. — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 1st District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rosco, William — of Mercer County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1839-40. Burial location unknown.


ROSCOE (Soundex R200) — See also BOSCOE, GROSCOST, MOSCOE, RASCOE, ROSCHE, ROSCO, ROSCOFF, ROSKO, RUSCO, RUSCOE.

  Roscoe, Frank W. — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Roscoe, Jessie — of Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Roscoe, John M. — of Carlisle, Schoharie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1875-76. Burial location unknown.
  Roscoe, John M. — of Derby, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Derby, 1918, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Roscoe, Kelly — of Berrien Springs, Berrien County, Mich. Socialist. Workers League candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Roscoe, Ned Fenton (b. 1960) — of Benicia, Solano County, Calif. Born in Denver, Colo., August 20, 1960. Libertarian. Cigarette retailer; candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Roscoe, Peter — of Wadena, Wadena County, Minn. Democrat. Postmaster at Wadena, Minn., 1886-90. Burial location unknown.


ROSCOFF (Soundex R210) — See also COFF, ESCOFFERY, GROSCOST, ROSCO, ROSCOE, ROSKOFF, ROSOFF, ROSSKOPF, SCOFIELD.

  ROSCOFF: See also W. Roscoff Deal


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