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ROWLANDS (Soundex R453) — See also BOWLAND, HOWLAND, KNOWLAND, LANDS, NEWLAND, NEWLANDS, NOWLAND, ORLANDS, ROWLADER, ROWLAND, ROWLATT.

  Rowlands, Donald J. — of Slatington, Lehigh County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Slatington, Pa., 1959-75 (acting, 1959-60). Still living as of 1975.
  Rowlands, E. Merwyn (b. 1901) — of Cambria, Columbia County, Wis. Born in Cambria, Columbia County, Wis., April 1, 1901. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1927-33; member of Wisconsin state senate 27th District, 1935-38; defeated (Progressive), 1938; Wisconsin Progressive state chair, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Gena Rowlands (actress).
  Rowlands, Merwyn See E. Merwyn Rowlands


ROWLATT (Soundex R430) — See also RALEITH, ROLETTE, ROLLET, ROULET, ROULETTE, ROWLADER, ROWLAND, ROWLANDS, ROWLETT, ROWLETTE, TARLOW.

  ROWLATT: See also Cholwell Knox


ROWLEE (Soundex R400) — See also CROWLEY, LOWER, ROULEAU, ROWELL, ROWLES, ROWLETT, ROWLETTE, ROWLEY, ROWLIE, RULEY, RULLI, WORRELL, WROOLIE.

  Rowlee, Elon K. — of Fulton, Oswego County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Fulton, N.Y., 1942-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ROWLES (Soundex R420) — See also BOWLES, COWLES, CROWLEY, FOWLES, KNOWLES, LOWERS, OWLES, POWLESS, RAWLES, RELLAS, RELLES, RILES, ROLES, ROSSWELL, ROWLEE, ROWLETT, ROWLETTE, ROWLEY, SOWLES, TOWLES, VOWLES.

  Rowles, Charles — of Minnesota. Public Ownership candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Rowles, Charles — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rowles, George W. — of Cleveland, Bradley County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Rowles, Samuel G. — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Mayor of Hudson, N.Y., 1887-88. Burial location unknown.


ROWLETT (Soundex R430) — See also CROWLEY, HEWLETT, HOWLETT, LETT, OWLETT, RALEITH, ROLETTE, ROLLET, ROULET, ROULETTE, ROWETT, ROWLATT, ROWLEE, ROWLES, ROWLETTE, ROWLEY, TOWLER, WOLTER.

  ROWLETT: See also Rowlett Paine — Cyrus Rowlett Smith — Abraham Owen Smoot
  Rowlett, Daniel Owen (c.1786-1847) — also known as Daniel Rowlett — of Texas. Born in Prince Edward County, Va., about 1786. Served in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence; member of Texas Republic House of Representatives, 1837-38, 1839-40, 1843-44. Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Fannin County, Tex., December 2, 1847 (age about 61 years). Interment at Inglish Cemetery, Bonham, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of William Rowlett (1761-1850) and Jemima (Owen) Rowlett (1765-1828); brother of Joseph Rowlett; married to Mary Anne Jones (1814-1892); uncle of Abraham Owen Smoot (1815-1895); granduncle of Abraham Owen Smoot (1856-1911) and Reed Owen Smoot; great-granduncle of Abraham Owen Smoot III and Isaac Albert Smoot.
  Political family: Clinton-DeWitt-Smoot family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Rowlett, Joseph (1793-1865) — of Kentucky. Born in Prince Edward County, Va., February 23, 1793. Physician; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1838-50. Died in Henry County, Ala., December 21, 1865 (age 72 years, 301 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Rowlett (1761-1850) and Jemima (Owen) Rowlett (1765-1828); brother of Daniel Owen Rowlett; uncle of Abraham Owen Smoot (1815-1895); granduncle of Abraham Owen Smoot (1856-1911) and Reed Owen Smoot; great-granduncle of Abraham Owen Smoot III and Isaac Albert Smoot.
  Political family: Clinton-DeWitt-Smoot family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


ROWLETTE (Soundex R430) — See also CROWLEY, HEWLETT, HOWLETT, LETTE, OWLETT, RALEITH, ROLETTE, ROLLET, ROULET, ROULETTE, ROWLATT, ROWLEE, ROWLES, ROWLETT, ROWLEY.

  ROWLETTE: See also Homer S. Brown
  Rowlette, Cecil L. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ROWLEY (Soundex R400) — See also BOWLEY, COWLEY, CROWLEY, HOWLEY, LOWERRY, LOWERY, LOWREY, OWLEY, RAWLEY, ROULEAU, ROWLEE, ROWLES, ROWLETT, ROWLETTE, ROWLIE, RULEY, RULLI, WOOLERY, WORLEY, WROOLIE, YELLOWLEY.

  ROWLEY: See also Michael Luther Essick — George Wilbur Peck — Rowley W. Phillips — Mrs. Rowley W. Phillips — Austin Sexton — Heber Eugene Wheeler
A. B. Rowley Rowley, A. B. (b. 1855) — of Artesian, Sanborn County, S.Dak. Born in Steuben County, N.Y., September 20, 1855. Republican. Farmer; stockman; member of South Dakota state senate 18th District, 1901-04. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Rowley, A. J. — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Alcott C. — of Barkhamsted, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Barkhamsted; elected 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Almond — of Utica, Macomb County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Benjamin E. — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Jackson County 1st District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, C. Joseph — Union candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Carol J. — of San Ramon, Contra Costa County, Calif. Candidate for mayor of San Ramon, Calif., 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Rowley, Charles F. — of Barkhamsted, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Barkhamsted; elected 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Charles Scott — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Honorary Consul for Peru in Toledo, Ohio, 1921-29. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Daniel — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Bay County 1st District, 1914; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Dorothy M. — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 6th District, 1958. Female. Still living as of 1958.
E. F. S. Rowley Rowley, E. F. S. — of Greenville, Greenville County, S.C. Mayor of Greenville, S.C., 1885-87, 1889-91. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: City of Greenville
  Rowley, E. T. — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Edwin C. — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 18th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, George H. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Henry W. — of Bloomfield, Hartford County, Conn. Postmaster at Bloomfield, Conn., 1885-87. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Hiram E. — of Windsorville, East Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Postmaster at Windsorville, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, James — of Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Rowley, John M. — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Joseph See C. Joseph Rowley
  Rowley, Joseph A. — of Colebrook, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colebrook; elected 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Julius — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Lawrence J. — of Milton, Chittenden County, Vt. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Louis E. — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Lansing, Mich., 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Louis E. — Independent Progressive candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Lyman W. — Delegate to Florida state constitutional convention from Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Mark L. (1889-1958) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born August 16, 1889. Democrat. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935 (Democratic primary), 1941 (primary); lawyer. Died October 29, 1958 (age 69 years, 74 days). Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Marty — Republican. Member of Texas state board of education 15th District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Rowley, Moses — of St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from St. Lawrence County, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Nora — of Western Springs, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Rowley, S. W. — Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Florida, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Silas — of Price, Carbon County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, Thomas — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Mayor of Naugatuck, Conn., 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Rowley, Tom — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state senate 15th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Rowley, William A. (1843-1897) — of Macomb County, Mich. Born in 1843. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Macomb County 2nd District, 1895-97; died in office 1897. Died July 19, 1897 (age about 54 years). Burial location unknown.
  Rowley, William C. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1864; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1868; Presidential Elector for New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.


ROWLIE (Soundex R400) — See also CROWLIE, LOWRIE, ROULEAU, ROWLEE, ROWLEY, ROWLING, ROWLINGS, ROWLINSON, ROWLISON, RULEY, RULLI, WROOLIE.

  ROWLIE: See also Rowlie D. Hutton


ROWLING (Soundex R452) — See also BOWLING, COWLING, CROWLIE, DOWLING, GOWLING, LING, RAWLING, ROLING, ROLLING, ROLWING, ROWLIE, ROWLINGS, ROWLINSON, ROWLISON, WRIGNOL.

  ROWLING: See also Francis Charles Canny


ROWLINGS (Soundex R452) — See also BOWLING, COWLING, CROWLIE, DOWLING, GOWLING, INGS, RAWLINGS, ROLLINGS, ROWLIE, ROWLING, ROWLINSON, ROWLISON.

  Rowlings, George A. R. (b. 1868) — Born in Canada, June 26, 1868. Not U.S. citizen; lawyer; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Sydney, 1910-11; U.S. Vice Consul in Sydney, as of 1916. Burial location unknown.


ROWLINSON (Soundex R452) — See also ALLINSON, BEILINSON, COLLINSON, CROWLIE, FINLINSON, LINSON, RAWLINS, RAWLINSON, ROLLINSON, ROWLIE, ROWLING, ROWLINGS, ROWLISON, TOMLINSON.

  ROWLINSON: See also W. H. Howard-Rowlinson
  Rowlinson, Harry G. — of Plano, Collin County, Tex. Mayor of Plano, Tex., 1968-70. Still living as of 1970.
  Rowlinson, William T. — of Easton, Talbot County, Md. Democrat. Postmaster at Easton, Md., 1853-58. Burial location unknown.


ROWLISON (Soundex R425) — See also COWLISHAW, CROWLIE, ISON, ROLISON, ROLLASON, ROLLISSON, ROLLOSON, ROLLYSON, ROLOSON, ROWLIE, ROWLING, ROWLINGS, ROWLINSON, ROWLSON, RULISON.

  Rowlison, Sheila — of Tipton, Lenawee County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


ROWLSON (Soundex R425) — See also COWLS, FOWLSTON, KHOWLSON, KNOWLS, KNOWLSON, RAELSON, RAILSON, ROHLSEN, ROLSON, ROWLISON, SPROWLS.

  Rowlson, Harvey B. — of Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Mich. Born in New York. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 3rd Michigan District, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Rowlson, Millie — of Redford, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


ROWND (Soundex R530) — See also DROWN, LOWNDES, RAND, REUND, RHIND, RIND, RINDE, ROND, ROUND, ROWAND, RYND.

  Rownd, Robert M. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Columbus, Ohio, 1898-1906. Burial location unknown.


ROWSE (Soundex R200) — See also BROWSE, BROWSER, OWERS, ROES, ROESE, ROESS, ROOS, ROOSE, ROS, ROSE, ROSS, ROSSE, ROUSE, ROUSS, ROWE, ROYS, ROYSE, ROZE, RUIZ, RUSS, RUSSE, SWORE, WOSER.

  ROWSE: See also Rowse Babcock


ROWSTON (Soundex R235) — See also CAWSTON, DEWSTOE, HEWSTON, KLINKOWSTROEM, RISTINE, ROSTON, ROYSTON, RUSTIN, WRISTEN, WRISTON.

  Rowston, Philip E. — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Mayor of Pontiac, Mich., 1960; candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 6th Circuit, 1966. Still living as of 1966.


ROXANA (Soundex R250) — See also BLOXAAN, CROXALL, ROSANA, ROXANN, ROXANNA.

  ROXANA: See also Roxana Lewis


ROXANN (Soundex R250) — See also BLOXAAN, CROXALL, REXIN, RICHSON, RICKSON, RIXON, ROANN, ROXANA, ROXANNA, ROXIN, ROXON, ROXSON.

  ROXANN: See also Roxann Daggett — Roxann Higgs — Roxann L. Robinson


ROXANNA (Soundex R250) — See also ANNA, BLOXAAN, CROXALL, ROSANNA, ROXANA, ROXANN.

  ROXANNA: See also Roxanna Swann


ROXBOROUGH (Soundex R216) — See also BOROUGH, BOROUGHS, BROCKENBOROUGH, CHEESBOROUGH, DESBOROUGH, DISBOROUGH, EDINBOROUGH, GOLDSBOROUGH, HANSBOROUGH, LOUGHBOROUGH, MICKLEBOROUGH, ROSBOROUGH, ROSEBOROUGH, ROXBURGH, SCARBOROUGH, STANSBOROUGH, YARBOROUGH.

  Roxborough, Charles A. (b. 1888) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Louisiana, 1888. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1931-32; defeated, 1922, 1932; delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Wayne County 1st District, 1933; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1934, 1936, 1938; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1936, 1940, 1944. Burial location unknown.


ROXBURGH (Soundex R216) — See also BURGH, DUXBURY, ROXBOROUGH, TUXBURY.

  Roxburgh, George F. — of Reed City, Osceola County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 28th District, 1926, 1930; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1928. Burial location unknown.


ROXCY (Soundex R200) — See also BOXCAR, FOXCROFT, MAXCY, MOXCEY, OXCART, RACZKOWSKI, RAKOWSKI, RAKOWSKY, REXACH.

  ROXCY: See also Roxcy O'Neal Bolton


ROXE (Soundex R200) — See also ROCKS, ROOKS, ROSE, ROUX, ROXIE, ROXYE, ROZE, RUCKS, RUX, TROXEL, TROXELL.

  Roxe, Joseph — of Darien, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


ROXIE (Soundex R200) — See also DOXIE, EUDOXIA, HOXIE, RIXEY, ROXE, ROXIN, ROXYE.

  ROXIE: See also Roxie E. Chambers — Roxie H. Dana — Roxie A. Forbes — Roxie Ratekin — Roxie D. Thornton


ROXIN (Soundex R250) — See also DOXIE, EUDOXIA, HOXIE, MAXIN, REXIN, RICHSON, RICKSON, RIXON, ROGIN, ROXANN, ROXIE, ROXON, ROXSON, TAXIN.

  Roxin, Lester H. — of Monroe County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 50th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


ROXON (Soundex R250) — See also COXON, MOXON, NOXON, REXIN, RICHSON, RICKSON, RIXON, ROXANN, ROXIN, ROXSON, WILCOXON.

  ROXON: See also Leo Isacson


ROXSON (Soundex R250) — See also BROXSON, COXSON, POXSON, REXIN, RICHSON, RICKSON, RIXON, ROSSON, ROXANN, ROXIN, ROXON, WICOXSON, WILCOXSON.

  ROXSON: See also Roxson Welch


ROXYE (Soundex R200) — See also DIXY, RIXEY, ROXE, ROXIE, ROXYLEA, ROYE.

  ROXYE: See also Roxye Ann Higgs


ROXYLEA (Soundex R240) — See also DIXY, JERRYLEAN, ROXYE, WYLEA.

  ROXYLEA: See also Roxylea Melas


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