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Sigafoos to Silon

SIGAFOOS (Soundex S212) — See also DRYFOOS, FOOS, LAFOON, SEIGAFOLAVA, SIGALL, SIGALOW, SIGARS, SIGFUS, SYCAFOOSE, ZICKEFOOSE.

  Sigafoos, William — of Barry (now Brunswick), Frederick County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Barry, Md., 1870. Burial location unknown.


SIGALL (Soundex S240) — See also ALGIS, GALL, GALLIS, SAIGAL, SCEGGELL, SEGAL, SEGALE, SEGEL, SEIGEL, SIEGAL, SIEGEL, SIGAFOOS, SIGALOW, SIGARS, SIGEL, STIGALL.

  Sigall, Josef — of San Francisco, Calif. Honorary Vice-Consul for Peru in San Francisco, Calif., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SIGALOW (Soundex S240) — See also GALOTTA, HEGGALON, SEGALOFF, SIGAFOOS, SIGALL, SIGARS, TAGALOA.

  Sigalow, Darlene — of Nassau County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly 15th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


SIGARS (Soundex S262) — See also SARGIS, SEGARS, SIGAFOOS, SIGALL, SIGALOW, SIGGERS.

  Sigars, Vernon — of Missouri. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SIGBJORNSSON (Soundex S212) — See also ABJORNSON, ASBJORNSON, BJORN, BJORNN, BJORNSETH, BJORNSON, BJORNSSON, BJORNSTAD, BJORNSTJERNE, HANSSON, JANSSON, JOHANSSON, JONSSON, KJARTONSSON, SVEINBJORN, SWENSSON, THORBJORN.

  SIGBJORNSSON: See also Magnus Sigbjornsson Snowfield


SIGDESTAD (Soundex S232) — See also AKLESTAD, CARDESTAM, DESTAFANO, DESTAUTE, FRESTADIUS, GIMMESTAD, GRIMMESTAD, HATLESTAD, HESTAD, HILLESTAD, MIGDEN, PODESTA, RIGDEN, TORVESTAD, WIGDERSON.

  Sigdestad, David — of Pierpont, Day County, S.Dak. Democrat. Elected South Dakota state house of representatives 1st District 2010. Still living as of 2010.


SIGEL (Soundex S240) — See also BALSIGER, GEILS, GELLIS, GILES, GILLES, GILLESS, GLEISS, KIGEL, SAIGAL, SCEGGELL, SEELIG, SEGAL, SEGALE, SEGEL, SEIGEL, SELIG, SIEGAL, SIEGEL, SIGALL, SIGERSON, SINGEL, SMIGEL, WEISIGER.

  SIGEL: See also Frank Sigel Dietrich — Sigel Roush — Ulysses Sigel Webb


SIGERSON (Soundex S262) — See also BALSIGER, BORGERSON, EDGERSON, FURGERSON, GERSON, GREGERSON, HAGGERSON, HELGERSON, HIGGERSON, INGERSON, JAGERSON, ROGERSON, SIEGERSON, SIGEL, TAGGERSON, THYGERSON, TORGERSON, WEISIGER.

  SIGERSON: See also Arthur Donn Piatt
  Sigerson, Andrew C. — of Nebraska. Republican. Presidential Elector for Nebraska, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Sigerson, Charles — also known as Chuck Sigerson — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Insurance business; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1992, 2004, 2008; Presidential Elector for Nebraska, 1996. Still living as of 2008.
  Sigerson, Chuck See Charles Sigerson
  Sigerson, Elizabeth — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


SIGFORD (Soundex S216) — See also BRIDGFORD, BRIDGFORTH, FORD, GIFFORDS, LANGFORD, MUGFORD, SHILLINGFORD, SIEGFRIED, SIGFRID, SIGFUS, WALLINGFORD, WIGFALL, WIGFIELD.

  Sigford, Janet — of Roseville, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


SIGFRID (Soundex S216) — See also SIEGFRIED, SIGFORD, SIGFUS, SIGRID, WIGFALL, WIGFIELD.

  SIGFRID: See also Sigfrid Swanson — Sigfrid Benson Unander, Sr.


SIGFUS (Soundex S212) — See also SHINGFU, SIGAFOOS, SIGFORD, SIGFRID, WIGFALL, WIGFIELD.

  SIGFUS: See also Sigfus Olafson


SIGGERS (Soundex S262) — See also BIGGERS, BIGGERSTAFF, DRIGGERS, HIGGERSON, SEGARS, SIGARS, SIGGINS, VIGGERS.

  SIGGERS: See also Aretha Louise Franklin


SIGGINS (Soundex S252) — See also KIGGINS, SEIGNIOUS, SIGGERS, SIGNS, SIGUENZA.

  Siggins, James Buchanan (1857-1929) — of Oil City, Venango County, Pa. Born in West Hickory, Forest County, Pa., January 12, 1857. Mayor of Oil City, Pa., 1911-15. Died in Oil City, Venango County, Pa., July 22, 1929 (age 72 years, 191 days). Interment at Grove Hill Cemetery, Oil City, Pa.
  Presumably named for: James Buchanan
  Relatives: Son of William Siggins (1803-1865) and Jane (Hunter) Siggins (1817-1870); married to Susan Virginia Hall; father of Mary Alice Siggins (1894-1957; who married Alexander Royal Wheeler (1889-1935)).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Siggins, John, Jr. — of Warren, Warren County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1936, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SIGHTS (Soundex S232) — See also ALRIGHTS, KNIGHTS, LIGHTSEY, RIGHTS, SEATS, SEITZ, SIETZ, SIETZE, SITTS, WAIGHTSTILL, WRIGHTSMAN, WRIGHTSON, ZEITZ.

  Sights, Dale — of Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


SIGISMUND (Soundex S225) — See also ASMUNDSON, CROASMUN, DIGISI, DISMUKE, DISMUKES, HAIGIS, IASIGI, OSMUN, OSMUNDSON, SIGIVALT.

  SIGISMUND: See also Sigismund Eugelking — Sigismund J. Trapani


SIGIVALT (Soundex S214) — See also GIVAN, GIVAND, GIVANT, IASIGI, SIGISMUND, VALTIERRA.

  Sigivalt, C. — of Arlington Heights, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Arlington Heights, Ill., 1887. Burial location unknown.


SIGLER (Soundex S246) — See also CEIGLER, CONSIGLIO, CORSIGLIA, GIGLER, GISLER, GRELIS, GRISELL, RIGGLES, SEIGLER, SIEGLER, SIGLIE, SILER, SINGLER, SISLER, SLIGER, STIGLER, ZEIGLER, ZIEGLER, ZIGLER.

  Sigler, Byron C. — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex. Postmaster at Tyler, Tex., 1858-61. Burial location unknown.
  Sigler, Daniel — of Greencastle, Putnam County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Sigler, Harold Allen — also known as Pete Sigler — of Summersville, Nicholas County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 35th District; elected 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Sigler, Kim See Kimber Cornellus Sigler
  Sigler, Kimber Cornellus (1894-1953) — also known as Kim Sigler; "The White Knight" — of Hastings, Barry County, Mich.; Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich.; Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Schuyler, Colfax County, Neb., May 2, 1894. Democratic candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1928; candidate in Republican primary for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1942; Governor of Michigan, 1947-48; defeated (Republican), 1948; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948. Member, Rotary. While flying his airplane on a foggy night, collided with a television broadcast tower; he and three passengers died in the crash, near Augusta, Kalamazoo County, Mich., November 30, 1953 (age 59 years, 212 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Hastings, Mich.
  Sigler, Lola F. — of Anderson, Madison County, Ind. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Anderson, Ind., 1933-34. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sigler, Norman Zadok — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Candidate in primary for mayor of Seattle, Wash., 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Sigler, Pete See Harold Allen Sigler
  Sigler, Thomas A. — of Indiana. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 6th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sigler, William N. — Delegate to Texas Consultation of 1835 from District of San Augustine, 1835. Burial location unknown.


SIGLIE (Soundex S240) — See also BOTTIGLIERI, CONSIGLIO, CORSIGLIA, GILLIES, SIGLER, SOGLIO, SUGLIA.

  Siglie, Paul — of Union City, Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1928. Burial location unknown.


SIGMAN (Soundex S255) — See also SIGMON, SIGMOND, SIGMUND, SIGMUNT, SIMAN, SISMAN, ZAAGMAN.

  SIGMAN: See also Arthur Hayes
  Sigman, Carl T. — of Manhasset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sigman, Glen — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sigman, Laura — of Michigan. Socialist. Workers World candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Sigman, Sam — of Appleton, Outagamie County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin Democratic State Central Committee, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sigman, W. H. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Mayor of Dayton, Ohio, 1873-74. Burial location unknown.
  Sigman, W. H. — of Brunswick, Glynn County, Ga. Mayor of Brunswick, Ga., 1956. Still living as of 1956.


SIGMON (Soundex S255) — See also EDGMON, EGMONT, GIMSON, HEGMON, PRIGMORE, SIGMAN, SIGMOND, SIGMUND, SIGMUNT, SIMON, ZAAGMAN, ZIGMOND.

  Sigmon, Mrs. Lloyd — of Stigler, Haskell County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.


SIGMOND (Soundex S255) — See also EDGMON, EGMONT, HEGMON, PRIGMORE, SIEGMUND, SIGMAN, SIGMON, SIGMUND, SIGMUNT, ZIGMOND, ZIGMUND, ZYGMUND.

  SIGMOND: See also Sigmond Moskovitz
  Sigmond, Frithjof Carl (b. 1883) — also known as Frithjof C. Sigmond — Born in Zumbrota, Goodhue County, Minn., April 26, 1883. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Stavanger, 1911-14; U.S. Vice Consul in Bergen, as of 1917; Stavanger, as of 1922-32; Stockholm, as of 1938-43. Burial location unknown.


SIGMUND (Soundex S255) — See also SIEGMUND, SIGMAN, SIGMON, SIGMOND, SIGMUNT, ZIGMOND, ZIGMUND, ZYGMUND, ZYGMUNT.

  Sigmund, Anne Marie (b. 1946) — Born in 1946. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan, 1997. Female. Still living as of 1997.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Sigmund, Barbara Boggs (1939-1990) — also known as Barbara B. Sigmund; "Mayor Barbara" — of Princeton, Mercer County, N.J. Born May 27, 1939. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1982; mayor of Princeton, N.J., 1984-90; died in office 1990; candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1989. Female. Lost her left eye to cancer in 1982. Died October 10, 1990 (age 51 years, 136 days). Interment at Princeton Cemetery, Princeton, N.J.
  Relatives: Daughter of Thomas Hale Boggs, Sr. and Corinne Claiborne Boggs; sister of Cokie Roberts (National Public Radio reporter and commentator) and Thomas Hale Boggs, Jr.; second great-grandniece of John Francis Hamtramck Claiborne; third great-granddaughter of Ferdinand Leigh Claiborne; third great-grandniece of William Charles Cole Claiborne and Nathaniel Herbert Claiborne; first cousin twice removed of Jacob Haight Morrison IV and de Lesseps Story Morrison; first cousin six times removed of Thomas Claiborne (1749-1812); second cousin five times removed of John Claiborne and Thomas Claiborne (1780-1856); third cousin once removed of Herbert Claiborne Pell, Jr. (1884-1961); fourth cousin of Claiborne de Borda Pell.
  Political family: Claiborne-Dallas family of Virginia and Louisiana (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Epitaph: "A passion for beauty and justice."
  See also Wikipedia article


SIGMUNT (Soundex S255) — See also COMUNTZIS, MUNT, MUNTS, MUNTZ, MUNTZEL, MUNTZING, SIEGMUND, SIGMAN, SIGMON, SIGMOND, SIGMUND, ZIGMUND, ZMUNT, ZYGMUND, ZYGMUNT.

  SIGMUNT: See also Sigmunt Szczepkowski, Jr.


SIGNAIGO (Soundex S252) — See also CRAIGO, RAIGORODSKY, RAIGOSA, TOUSIGNANT, VILLARAIGOSA.

  SIGNAIGO: See also Joseph Dominic Montedonico


SIGNE (Soundex S250) — See also GENIS, GINES, IASSOGNA, ISSAGNO, SAGAN, SEGUIN, SIGNER, SIGNEY, SOGN, ZIEGEN.

  SIGNE: See also Signe Burckhardt


SIGNER (Soundex S256) — See also DESTEIGNER, EIGNER, IRGENS, MIGNEREY, RIGNER, SAGNER, SEGNER, SIGNE, SIGNEY, SIGNOR, SIGREN, SINGER, SPIGNER, TIGNER, ZIEGENER.

  Signer, The: See Benjamin Harrison


SIGNEY (Soundex S250) — See also BIGNEY, IASSOGNA, ISSAGNO, MCKIGNEY, PEQUIGNEY, RIGNEY, SAGAN, SEGUIN, SIGNE, SIGNER, SINEY, SISNEY, SOGN, ZIEGEN.

  SIGNEY: See also Signey Sundberg


SIGNOR (Soundex S256) — See also DELSIGNORE, EGNOR, GRISSON, MAGNOR, ROSING, ROSSING, RUSIGNOLA, SAGNER, SEGNER, SIGNER, SIGNORACCI, SIGNORELLI, TIGNOR, ZIEGENER.

  Signor, Angelia A. — of Lexington, Dawson County, Neb. Republican. Postmaster at Lexington, Neb., 1889-94. Burial location unknown.
  Signor, Philip White — of Dannemora, Clinton County, N.Y. Acting postmaster at Dannemora, N.Y., 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Signor, Wales W. — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. U.S. Vice Consul in Melbourne, as of 1938-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SIGNORACCI (Soundex S256) — See also CARACCI, DELSIGNORE, EGNOR, MAGNOR, MANDRACCIA, MASTRACCIO, MORACCO, NORACON, RACCIO, RUSIGNOLA, SIGNOR, SIGNORELLI, TIGNOR.

  Signoracci, Robert D. — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Mayor of Cohoes, N.Y., 1990-99. Still living as of 1999.


SIGNORELLI (Soundex S256) — See also BERTORELLI, DELSIGNORE, EGNOR, MAGNOR, MORELLI, NORELIS, NORELIUS, NORELLI, PECORELLI, RUSIGNOLA, SIGNOR, SIGNORACCI, TIGNOR, VONORELLI.

  Signorelli, Anthony — Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Signorelli, Peter A. (born c.1942) — of Plymouth, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1942. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1964; Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1964, 1968; U.S. Labor candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1974; U.S. Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.


SIGNS (Soundex S252) — See also SEIGNIOUS, SIGGINS, SIGUENZA.

  Signs, Lewis — of North Manchester, Wabash County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1896. Burial location unknown.


SIGOURNEY (Soundex S265) — See also FLOURNEY, FOURNEY, FRIGOUT, GOUR, GOURDIN, GOURDINE, GOURLEY, GUIGOU, IGOU, JOURNEY, KILGOUR, MCGOURIN, SAUGRAIN, SIGREN.

  SIGOURNEY: See also Samuel Dexter — Samuel Sigourney Lacey
  Sigourney, William H. — of Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Watertown, N.Y., 1853-61. Burial location unknown.


SIGREN (Soundex S265) — See also DAIGRE, IRGENS, LILLIGREN, PETTIGREW, SAUGRAIN, SIGNER, SIGOURNEY, SIGRID, SIGRUD, SINGER, WIGREN.

  Sigren, Manuel — of Baltimore, Md. Honorary Consul for Chile in Baltimore, Md., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SIGRID (Soundex S263) — See also CAPONIGRI, DENIGRIS, GRIDDINGS, GRIDER, GRIDLEY, LEGRID, MAUGRIDGE, MUGRIDGE, PELLIGRINO, SIGFRID, SIGREN, SIGRUD.

  SIGRID: See also Sigrid L. Grace — Sigrid E. Tompkins


SIGRUD (Soundex S263) — See also GRUDEN, GRUDIER, MACGRUDER, MAGRUDER, MCGRUDER, PETIGRU, SIGREN, SIGRID.

  SIGRUD: See also Sigrud Krostue


SIGSBEE (Soundex S210) — See also GRIGSBY, KINGSBERRY, KOENIGSBERG, RIGGSBEE, RIGSBEE, RIGSBY, SELIGSBERG.

  SIGSBEE: See also Charles Sigsbee Lowe — John Sigsbee Pindar


SIGUENZA (Soundex S252) — See also DUENZEN, GUENZL, RADUENZ, SEIGNIOUS, SIGGINS, SIGNS, SIGUR, SIGUST.

  Siguenza, Lynn — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state senate 19th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


SIGUR (Soundex S260) — See also EIGUREN, FIGURES, SEGUR, SIGUENZA, SIGUST.

  SIGUR: See also Sigur Joseph Martin


SIGUST (Soundex S223) — See also GARRIGUS, GUST, SEGESTA, SIGUENZA, SIGUR, USHIGUSA.

  Sigust, Frederick — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.


SIGWALT (Soundex S243) — See also BIGWOOD, GWALTNEY, KEIGWIN, RINGWALT, SIGWORTH, WALT.

  Sigwalt, Emil — of Wheeling, Cook County, Ill. Postmaster at Wheeling, Ill., 1901. Burial location unknown.


SIGWORTH (Soundex S263) — See also BIGWOOD, CHILLINGWORTH, COLLINGWORTH, DAGWORTHY, HOLLINGWORTH, KEIGWIN, LANGWORTHY, LONGWORTH, ORTH, SIGWALT, WEDGWORTH, WORTH, YOUNGWORTH.

  Sigworth, Milton K. — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County, 1956; chair of Chautauqua County Democratic Party, 1965. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SIHLER (Soundex S460) — See also CELLER, HILLERS, HISLER, IHLENFELD, IHLENFELDT, ISHLER, RAIHLE, RISHEL, RISHELL, SEILER, SELLER, SELLIER, SEYLER, SHERIL, SHERILL, SHERRILL, SIELER, SIHVONEN, SILER, SILLER, SYLER, UIHLEIN, ZELLER, ZILLER, ZILLIER.

  Sihler, C. H. — of Litchfield, Montgomery County, Ill. Mayor of Litchfield, Ill., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sihler, Charles — of Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Vanderburgh County Republican Party, 1905; postmaster at Evansville, Ind., 1910-14. Burial location unknown.


SIHVONEN (Soundex S155) — See also KARVONEN, ONEN, RATHVON, SIHLER, TAHVONEN.

  Sihvonen, Thelma R. — of Crossett, Ashley County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


SIIRTOLA (Soundex S634) — See also BERTOLA, BERTOLAS, CERUTLI, ERTOLA, KIRTON, MIRTO, SERRITELLA, SIITONEN, SIIVOLA, SORTELL, STIRTON.

  Siirtola, Georgina M. — of Williamsburg, Grand Traverse County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


SIITONEN (Soundex S355) — See also AALTONEN, LAKTONEN, MOAALIITELE, ONEN, ONSTINE, SIIRTOLA, SIIVOLA, STANYAN, STANYON, STONINA, TENNISON, TITONE.

  Siitonen, Harry — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from California, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


SIIVOLA (Soundex S140) — See also ALVISO, ARVOLA, BENTIVOLIO, CIVELLO, DIVOLL, FAVOLA, LIVOLSI, SAVALA, SAVALI, SAVILLA, SAVOLA, SEVILLA, SIIRTOLA, SIITONEN, SIVELY, SIVULA, STAVOLA, TAVOLACCI, VALOIS, VOLA, VOLARIC, VOLASKI, ZEVELY.

  Siivola, Marie — of West Bloomfield, Oakland County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.


SIKATERS (Soundex S236) — See also ALKATEEB, ASIKAINEN, COTSIKAS, DEWATERS, KATEFF, KATERI, KATES, MCFEATERS, MCWATERS, NASSIKAS, PATERSON, SKEETERS, SWATERS, TSIKA, WATERS, WATERSTON, WATERSTONE, WATERSTREET.

  SIKATERS: See also Quentin Lewis Kopp


SIKES (Soundex S220) — See also CICHOS, DREUSIKE, ISSEKS, SECHES, SIRES, SYKES, SZAKOS, WIESIKE, ZACCHEUS, ZACHEUS, ZACHOS, ZAKAS, ZICKUS.

  SIKES: See also George Bradley Kellogg — Udolpha Sikes Underwood
  Sikes, Alfred C. — of Missouri. Republican. Member, Federal Communications Commission, 1989-93. Still living as of 1993.
  Sikes, Bill See William Sikes
  Sikes, Charles B. — of Ellington, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Ellington, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Sikes, E. O. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Sikes, J. C. See John Cuthbert Sikes
  Sikes, John Cuthbert (b. 1880) — also known as J. C. Sikes — of Monroe, Union County, N.C. Born in Union County, N.C., August 31, 1880. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Union County, 1911-14. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Sikes, Kendall — of Sikeston, Scott County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Sikeston, Mo., 1965-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Sikes, Robert Lee Fulton (1906-1994) — also known as Robert L. F. Sikes — of Crestview, Okaloosa County, Fla. Born in Isabella, Worth County, Ga., June 3, 1906. Democrat. Newspaper publisher; member of Florida state house of representatives, 1937-40; U.S. Representative from Florida, 1941-44, 1945-79 (3rd District 1941-44, 1945-63, 1st District 1963-79); resigned 1944; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1956 (delegation chair). Methodist. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; National Rifle Association; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Grotto; Knights of Pythias; Moose; Kiwanis; Military Order of the World Wars; Phi Kappa Phi; Sigma Delta Chi; Alpha Zeta; Alpha Gamma Rho; Elks. Reprimanded by the House of Representatives in 1976 over conflicts of interest. Died while suffering from Alzheimer's disease, September 28, 1994 (age 88 years, 117 days). Interment at Liveoak Park Memorial Cemetery, Crestview, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Franklin Sikes and Clara Ophelia (Ford) Sikes; married to Inez Tyner.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Sikes, Stephen W. — of Sikeston, Scott County, Mo. Mayor of Sikeston, Mo., 1981. Still living as of 1981.
  Sikes, Susan — of Illinois. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Sikes, Thomas E. — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Republican. Postmaster at Columbus, Ga., 1955-58 (acting, 1955-56). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sikes, William — also known as Bill Sikes — of Florida. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 10th District, 1972, 1976. Still living as of 1976.


SIKKEMA (Soundex S250) — See also MIKKEL, MIKKELSEN, MIKKELSON, NIKKEL, RIKKE, SCOMA, SOCKHEIM, ZAKHEM.

  Sikkema, Joe — of Hampton, Franklin County, Iowa. Elected () mayor of Hampton, Iowa 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sikkema, Ken — of Grandville, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1987-92, 1997-98 (94th District 1987-92, 74th District 1997-98); candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1993; member of Michigan state senate 31st District; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.


SIKORA (Soundex S260) — See also DEKORAB, KORA, KORADI, KORALESKI, KORANSKY, MATSIKOUDIS, NEKORANEC, PESIKOFF, SIKORSKI, SYKORA.

  Sikora, Conrad — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sikora, Stanley — of Hamtramck, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 14th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Sikora, Ted M. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


SIKORSKI (Soundex S262) — See also MATSIKOUDIS, PESIKOFF, SIKORA, SKIERSKI, SKRZYCKI, ZUKORSKI.

  Sikorski, Gerald Edward (b. 1948) — also known as Gerry E. Sikorski — of Stillwater, Washington County, Minn. Born in Breckenridge, Wilkin County, Minn., April 26, 1948. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1976-82; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 6th District, 1983-93; defeated (Democratic-Farmer-Labor), 1992. Catholic. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Sikorski, Gerry E. See Gerald Edward Sikorski
  Sikorski, Louis — of Winona County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 15, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.
  Sikorski, Theodore — of Winona County, Minn. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 2, 1901-02, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Sikorski, Walter — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sikorski, Walter L. — of Hightstown, Mercer County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1976. Still living as of 1976.


SILA (Soundex S400) — See also ALLIS, BARAUSILAS, CELAYA, CELLA, GILA, KINSILA, LIAS, LISA, LISSA, SALA, SALI, SELLA, SICA, SILAK, SILI, SILVA, SOLA, YPSILANTI, ZELA, ZELLA.

  SILA: See also Sila María Calderón


SILAK (Soundex S420) — See also BARAUSILAS, FILAK, KALIS, KINSILA, LAKIS, LASKI, SELLAC, SILA, SILK, SLAK, SULAK, YPSILANTI.

  Silak, Cathy — Justice of Idaho state supreme court, 1993-2000; appointed 1993. Female. Still living as of 2000.


SILBAUGH (Soundex S412) — See also ALBAUGH, BAUGH, COOLBAUGH, HEIDELBAUGH, KRIDELBAUGH, SELBY.

  SILBAUGH: See also Richard H. Benson
  Silbaugh, Jackson — of Wisconsin. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 3rd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.


SILBER (Soundex S416) — See also BRILES, BRISSEL, LIBBERS, SELBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERGER, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERLING, SILBERMAN, SILBERMANN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, SILBERT, SILBUR, SILER, SILVER.

  SILBER: See also Rosalie Silber Abrams
  Silber, John Robert (b. 1926) — also known as John R. Silber — of Massachusetts. Born in San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex., August 15, 1926. Democrat. University professor; president of Boston University, 1971-96; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1990. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books by John R. Silber: Straight Shooting: What's wrong with America and How to Fix It (1989) — Architecture of the Absurd : How "Genius" Disfigured a Practical Art (2007)
  Silber, Joseph S. — of Shaker Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Silber, Sophie — Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


SILBERBERG (Soundex S416) — See also BERBEO, BERBER, BERBERICH, BERBLING, EBERBACH, FELBERBAUM, SILBER, SILBERGER, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERLING, SILBERMAN, SILBERMANN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, SILBERT, SILVERBERG.

  Silberberg, Mendel B. — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SILBERGER (Soundex S416) — See also ALBERGER, BERGER, DULBERGER, DUNCKELBERGER, DUNKELBERGER, EICHELBERGER, EILBERG, GILBERG, HEIDELBERGER, KEILBERG, KINDELBERGER, KITTELBERGER, KOPPELBERGER, MEHLBERGER, MULBERGER, SCHAUFELBERGER, SILBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERLING, SILBERMAN, SILBERMANN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, SILBERT, STAHLBERGER.

  Silberger, Donald — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


SILBERKLEIT (Soundex S416) — See also BERKLEY, BERKLICH, BUERKLE, MAERKLE, MERKLE, MERKLEE, MERKLEY, SILBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERGER, SILBERLING, SILBERMAN, SILBERMANN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, SILBERT.

  Silberkleit, Nancy L. — of Rye, Westchester County, N.Y. Candidate for mayor of Rye, N.Y., 2013. Female. Still living as of 2013.


SILBERLING (Soundex S416) — See also BERLIN, BERLINER, BERLINGER, BERLINGOFF, BERLINSKY, CAMBERLING, CHAMBERLIN, EBERLING, ERLING, GEMBERLING, HEABERLIN, HEBERLINE, HEBERLING, KIMBERLIN, OBERLIN, SEIBERLING, SILBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERGER, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERMAN, SILBERMANN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, SILBERT.

  Silberling, Edwyn — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


SILBERMAN (Soundex S416) — See also BERMAN, ERMAN, SILBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERGER, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERLING, SILBERMANN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, SILBERT, SILVERMAN.

  SILBERMAN: See also Susan Golding
  Silberman, Jacqueline W. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Elected () Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Silberman, Laurence Hirsch (b. 1935) — of District of Columbia. Born in York, York County, Pa., October 12, 1935. U.S. Ambassador to Yugoslavia, 1975-77; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 1985-2000; took senior status 2000. Member, American Bar Association; Council on Foreign Relations. Still living as of 2014.
  See also federal judicial profile — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Silberman, May J. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1964; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Silberman, Paul R. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1916. Burial location unknown.


SILBERMANN (Soundex S416) — See also BERMANN, HABERMANN, LEBERMANN, LIEBERMANN, SILBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERGER, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERLING, SILBERMAN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, SILBERT.

  Silbermann, Jesse (1877-1947) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., June 30, 1877. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 32nd District, 1908-09; New York City Magistrate, 1920-31; removed from office in July 1931 by the Appellate Division, for being improperly influenced by a party leader in the sentencing of a defendant. Member, Elks; Freemasons. Died, in Mount Sinai Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 17, 1947 (age 69 years, 321 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Silbermann and Caroline Silbermann; married to Mabel Saunders.


SILBERNAGEL (Soundex S416) — See also HARNAGE, HUFNAGEL, JARNAGIN, JERNAGIN, KERNAGHAN, MELBERN, MURNAGHAN, NAGEL, REINAGEL, SILBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERGER, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERLING, SILBERMAN, SILBERMANN, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, SILBERT, SPICKERNAGLE, TURNAGE.

  SILBERNAGEL: See also George Jonathan Danforth


SILBERSTANG (Soundex S416) — See also ALBERS, ALBERSTADT, BIGGERSTAFF, BUERSTATTE, CULBERSON, DUDERSTADT, GILBERSON, GULBERSON, HALBERSTADT, HILBERS, JERSTAD, NIEDERSTADT, OBERSTAR, SILBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERGER, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERLING, SILBERMAN, SILBERMANN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTEIN, SILBERT, STANG, STANGE, STANGEL, STANGELAND, STANGER, STANGROOM, WELBERS, WEVERSTAD.

  Silberstang, Louis — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 21st District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SILBERSTEIN (Soundex S416) — See also ALBERS, ALBERSTADT, BERSTEIN, BIBERSTEIN, CULBERSON, DUBERSTEIN, EBERSTEIN, GILBERSON, GULBERSON, HALBERSTADT, HILBERS, SILBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERGER, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERLING, SILBERMAN, SILBERMANN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTANG, SILBERT, SILVERSTEIN, WELBERS.

  Silberstein, George See J. George Silberstein
  Silberstein, J. George — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 21st District, 1924. Burial location unknown.


SILBERT (Soundex S416) — See also BERT, CILIBERTI, GILBERT, SIBERT, SILBER, SILBERBERG, SILBERGER, SILBERKLEIT, SILBERLING, SILBERMAN, SILBERMANN, SILBERNAGEL, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, SILVERT.

  Silbert, Earl J. — of District of Columbia. U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1974-79. Still living as of 1979.


SILBIGER (Soundex S412) — See also ALBIGENCE, BIGE, BIGEL, BIGELMAN, BIGELOW, BIGENHO, BILBIE, DEVILBISS, FEBIGER, FIEBIGER, FILBIN, HELBIG, HOLBIG, JAILBIRD, PHILBIN.

  Silbiger, Gary — Peace and Freedom candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


SILBUR (Soundex S416) — See also KILBURN, KILBURY, LILBURN, MILBURN, SELBER, SILBER, WEILBURG, WILBUR, WILBURN, WILBURT.

  Silbur, Sandra — of New Jersey. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


SILCOTT (Soundex S423) — See also CHILCOTE, CHILCOTT, COSTILL, COTT, SELLECT, SLECHTA, SLEIGHT, ZLAKET.

  Silcott, John M. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho Territory, 1884, 1888 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.


SILENCE (Soundex S452) — See also CELENZA, ECCLESIN, SALINAS, SALLANCE, SILENT, SILINS, SILLINS, SLOANS, SOLINS, SULLENS, SULLINS.

  Silence Dogood: See Benjamin Franklin


SILENT (Soundex S453) — See also CILENTO, LENT, SAILLANT, SALANT, SILENCE, SILET, SOLNIT, TILSEN, WILENTZ, ZELANTE.

  Silent Cal: See Calvin Coolidge
  Silent Charlie: See Charles Francis Murphy
  Silent General, The: See Ulysses Simpson Grant
  Silent, Parker the: See Alton Brooks Parker
  Silent Sam: See Samuel Riley Pierce, Jr.
  Silent Soldier, The: See Ulysses Simpson Grant


SILER (Soundex S460) — See also CELLER, ILER, ISLER, KILER, RILES, RODESILER, SAILER, SEILER, SELLER, SELLIER, SERRILL, SEYLER, SIDLER, SIELER, SIGLER, SIHLER, SILBER, SILLER, SILVER, SILZER, SISLER, SITLER, SMILER, SOLER, SPILER, SYLER, ZELLER, ZILLER, ZILLIER.

  SILER: See also Salima Siler Marriott — James Lowry Robinson — Carlton B. Stuckey
  Siler, A. T. — of Williamsburg, Whitley County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1924, 1936 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Siler, David W. — of Macon County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Macon County, 1850-51, 1856-57, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Siler, Ernie — of Williamsburg, Whitley County, Ky. Republican. Elected Kentucky state house of representatives 82nd District 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Siler, Eugene (1900-1987) — of Williamsburg, Whitley County, Ky. Born in Kentucky, 1900. Republican. Candidate for Governor of Kentucky, 1951; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1952; U.S. Representative from Kentucky, 1955-65 (8th District 1955-63, 5th District 1963-65). Died in 1987 (age about 87 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Siler, Eugene Edward, Jr. (b. 1936) — also known as Eugene E. Siler, Jr. — Born in Williamsburg, Whitley County, Ky., 1936. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 1970-75; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 1975-91; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky, 1975-91; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, 1991-2001; took senior status 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Siler, Jacob — of Macon County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Macon County, 1835, 1838-41. Burial location unknown.
  Siler, James W. — U.S. Consul in Cape Town, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Siler, John T. — of Morgan County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Morgan County, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Siler, Samuel — of Sicklerville, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


SILET (Soundex S430) — See also DESILETS, EILTS, ESTIL, ESTILL, GILET, ITSELL, LEIST, LETTIS, LISTE, LITES, SALLIOTT, SALLIOTTE, SALOTE, SELLETT, SILENT, STEIL, STIEL, STILE, STILLE, TELLIS, TILLES, ZOLOT.

  Silet, Charles — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1912. Burial location unknown.


SILHAVY (Soundex S410) — See also KULHAVY, PHILHAVER, SALLAVOU.

  Silhavy, Joseph L. — of Easton, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for first selectman of Easton, Connecticut, 1989. Still living as of 1989.


SILI (Soundex S400) — See also AUSILIO, BASILICA, BASILIO, CEELY, CELLI, CELY, CILLEY, FUSILIER, MARSILI, MARSILIUS, SALI, SEALEY, SEALY, SEELEY, SEELY, SEELYE, SELEY, SELIA, SELYA, SELYE, SILA, SILIANDER, SILINS, SILISSA, SILL, TSITSILIANOS, VASILINDA, ZEALEY, ZEILLY, ZELIE, ZEOLI, ZILLI, ZILLY.

  SILI: See also Sili Kerisiano Sataua


SILIANDER (Soundex S453) — See also ANDER, AUSILIO, BASILICA, BASILIO, CELLENDAR, DETROBRIAND, DIANDA, DILDILIAN, EMILIANO, FUSILIER, IANDIORIO, JULIAND, KILIAN, LILIAN, LILIANA, MARSILI, MARSILIUS, MAXIMILIAN, SALANDRA, SELANDER, SICILIAN, SILI, SILINS, SILISSA, SILJANDER, TSITSILIANOS, VASILINDA, WEIAND, WIANDT.

  Siliander, Jalmar — Communist. Workers Communist candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.


SILINS (Soundex S452) — See also AUSILIO, BASILICA, BASILIO, BEILINSON, BILINSKI, CELENZA, FUSILIER, LINS, MARSILI, MARSILIUS, SALINAS, SALLANCE, SILENCE, SILI, SILIANDER, SILISSA, SILLINS, SLOANS, SOLINS, SULLENS, SULLINS, TSITSILIANOS, VASILINDA.

  Silins, Ints M. (b. 1942) — of Virginia. Born in 1942. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Latvia, 1992-95. Still living as of 1995.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


SILISSA (Soundex S420) — See also AUSILIO, BASILICA, BASILIO, BLISSARD, CELICIA, CELIZA, ELISSA, FUSILIER, GILISTRO, ISSA, JULISSA, LISSA, MARSILI, MARSILIUS, MELLISSA, QUINTILIS, SELASSIE, SELICE, SILI, SILIANDER, SILINS, SOLLACE, SZOLLOSI, THEOPHILIS, TSITSILIANOS, VASILINDA, ZELAZO, ZILIS.

  SILISSA: See also Silissa Uriarte-Smith


SILJANDER (Soundex S425) — See also ANDER, BULJAN, GILJOHANN, JANDER, LILJEGREN, LILJENFELDT, LILJEQVIST, NELLJANE, SILIANDER.

  Siljander, Mark Deli (b. 1951) — also known as Mark D. Siljander — of Fabius Township, St. Joseph County, Mich. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., June 11, 1951. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 42nd District, 1977-81; defeated in primary, 1974; resigned 1981; U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1981-87; defeated in primary, 1986; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Member, Jaycees; Grange. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier


SILK (Soundex S420) — See also GILK, LISK, SELCH, SICK, SILAK, SILKENSON, SILKMAN, SILKNITTER, SILKOWSKI, SILKS, SILKY, SYLK, ZILCH, ZILKE.

  Silk, Audrey — of New York City (unknown county), N.Y. Libertarian. Candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 2005. Female. Still living as of 2005.
  Silk, Frank J. — of Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stafford, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Silk, Joseph — of Clinton Township, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for supervisor of Clinton Township, Michigan, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Silk, Louis — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1926, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Silk, Mary M. — of Spencer, Worcester County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Silk Pony: See John Reid Edwards


SILKENSON (Soundex S425) — See also DICKENSON, FALKENSTEIN, HAAKENSON, KILKENNY, LEIKENSOHN, MCQUILKEN, PILKENTON, SILK, SILKMAN, SILKNITTER, SILKOWSKI, SILKS, SILKY, WILKEN, WILKENING, WILKENS, WILKENSON.

  Silkenson, H. C. — of near Beresford, Clay County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 2nd District, 1927-28. Burial location unknown.


SILKMAN (Soundex S425) — See also BALKMAN, FOLKMAN, KOLKMANN, LAMKINS, SILK, SILKENSON, SILKNITTER, SILKOWSKI, SILKS, SILKY, SILMAN, SKILLMAN, SMALKIN, VOLKMAN, VOLKMANN, VOLKMAR.

  Silkman, Theodore — of Westchester County, N.Y. Progressive. Candidate for New York state assembly from Westchester County 1st District, 1912. Burial location unknown.


SILKNITTER (Soundex S425) — See also KNITT, KNITTER, KNITTLE, MCKNITT, SILK, SILKENSON, SILKMAN, SILKOWSKI, SILKS, SILKY.

  Silknitter, George F. — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1944 (alternate), 1948 (alternate), 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SILKOWSKI (Soundex S422) — See also BIALKOWSKI, BILKOVSKY, CULKOWSKI, FALKOWSKI, FIALKOWSKI, HELKOWSKI, JULKOWSKI, KOCIALKOWSKI, KOLKOWSKI, KOWALKOWSKI, KOWSKI, MILKO, MILKOVICH, REILKOFF, SALKOWSKI, SILK, SILKENSON, SILKMAN, SILKNITTER, SILKS, SILKY, SULKOWSKI, WILKOWSKI, ZALIKOWSKI, ZIOLKOWSKI.

  Silkowski, John — of New Britain, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Britain, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SILKS (Soundex S420) — See also CILIAX, DILKS, MILKS, SILK, SILKENSON, SILKMAN, SILKNITTER, SILKOWSKI, SILKY, SLYKHOUSE, WILKS.

  Silks, Thurman M. — of Rhode Island. Democrat. Member of Rhode Island Democratic State Committee, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


SILKY (Soundex S420) — See also GILKYSON, PELKY, SILK, SILKENSON, SILKMAN, SILKNITTER, SILKOWSKI, SILKS, ZYLKA.

  SILKY: See also Silky Sullivan — Silky Sullivan


SILL (Soundex S400) — See also CASSILL, CEAL, CEIL, CEOLE, GILL, GOPSILL, HINDSILL, KILL, LIS, LISS, RUDESILL, RUDISILL, SALL, SEAL, SEALE, SEEL, SELL, SELLE, SHILL, SIEHL, SILI, SILLAS, SILLCOX, SILLECK, SILLER, SILLERS, SILLEVAN, SILLICK, SILLIMAN, SILLINS, SILLOWAY, SILLS, SOLL, SPILL, STILL, STONSILL, TANSILL, ZELL, ZELLE, ZIEL.

  SILL: See also Joseph Sill Clark, Jr. — Augustus Cincinnatus Hand — James Hoyt Sterrett
  Sill, Allan Percy (1885-1957) — also known as Allan P. Sill — of Massena, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Born in Rodman, Jefferson County, N.Y., October 17, 1885. Republican. Insurance business; coal dealer; member of New York state assembly, 1941-56 (St. Lawrence County 2nd District 1941-44, St. Lawrence County 1945-56); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952. Died in Massena, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., February 11, 1957 (age 71 years, 117 days). Interment at Old Pine Grove Cemetery, Massena, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Sterling Sill (1858-1929) and Carrie (Klock) Sill (1858-1933); married, June 24, 1916, to Irene Clark Ball (1894-1978); second cousin thrice removed of Thomas Hale Sill, William Alfred Buckingham and Theodore Sill; second cousin five times removed of Matthew Griswold; third cousin twice removed of George Griswold Sill (1829-1907); third cousin thrice removed of Frederick William Lord.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sill, Andrew — of Livingston County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Charles A. — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 3rd District, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Daniel B. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 34th District, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, David — of Argyle, Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, David I. — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County 1st District, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Dolos E. — of Ellicottville, Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, E. C. — of Winona County, Minn. Republican. Candidate for Minnesota state house of representatives District 2, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Earl B. — of Cassopolis, Cass County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1926; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1956. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Elisha — of Saybrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Saybrook, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Elisha N. — of Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Windsor, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Frederick O. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 50th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Sill, George Griswold (1829-1907) — also known as George G. Sill — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., October 26, 1829. Lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1873-77; U.S. Attorney for Connecticut, 1888-92. Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., May 19, 1907 (age 77 years, 205 days). Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery, Hartford, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Sill (1786-1870) and Almeda (Marshall) Sill; married, December 18, 1861, to Mary J. Preston; first cousin thrice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799); first cousin five times removed of Roger Wolcott; second cousin once removed of Thomas Hale Sill and Theodore Sill; second cousin twice removed of Roger Griswold; second cousin thrice removed of James Bowdoin; second cousin four times removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; third cousin once removed of Frederick William Lord and Henry Titus Backus; third cousin twice removed of Zina Hyde, Jr. and Allan Percy Sill; third cousin thrice removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr. and Frederick Wolcott; fourth cousin of John William Allen, Augustus Frank (1826-1895) and Matthew Griswold (1833-1919); fourth cousin once removed of Daniel Chapin, George Frederick Stone and Thomas Worcester Hyde.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Sill, George W. — of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Gordon C. — of Layton, Davis County, Utah. Candidate for mayor of Layton, Utah, 1985, 1989 (primary). Still living as of 1989.
  Sill, Henry — of Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Windsor, 1827-28, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, J. A. — of Fremont, Dodge County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, James — of Erie County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 49th District, 1881-84. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, John Mahelm Berry (1831-1901) — also known as John M. B. Sill — of Michigan. Born in 1831. U.S. Minister to Korea, 1894-97; U.S. Consul General in Seoul, as of 1894-97. Died in 1901 (age about 70 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Sill, Richard — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1789-91. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Richard — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, S. J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Theodore — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1813-15, 1826-27. Burial location unknown.
  Sill, Theodore (1808-1853) — of Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., January 12, 1808. Physician; member of Connecticut state senate 3rd District, 1842. Died in Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., April 28, 1853 (age 45 years, 106 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Elisha Noyes Sill (1761-1845) and Chloe (Allyn) Sill; married, June 20, 1833, to Elizabeth Newberry Rowland; second cousin of Thomas Hale Sill; second cousin once removed of George Griswold Sill; second cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799); second cousin thrice removed of Allan Percy Sill; third cousin of Frederick William Lord; third cousin once removed of Roger Griswold, Zina Hyde, Jr., John William Allen and Augustus Frank; third cousin thrice removed of John Brown Judson, Jr.; fourth cousin of Daniel Chapin, Henry Titus Backus and Thomas Worcester Hyde; fourth cousin once removed of John Taintor, Roger Taintor, Solomon Taintor, Joseph Churchill Strong, Ebenezer Strong, John Larkin Payson, Graham Hurd Chapin, John Arnold Rockwell, Alexander Hamilton Waterman, Samuel Lord (1831-1880), Matthew Griswold (1833-1919), Charles Edward Hyde, Herman Arod Gager, John Sedgwick Hyde and Edward Warden Hyde.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Sill, Thomas Hale (1783-1856) — also known as Thomas H. Sill — of Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio; Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., October 11, 1783. Whig. Lawyer; burgess of Erie, Pennsylvania, 1816-17, 1829, 1833-34, 1843-44; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1823; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 18th District, 1826-27, 1829-31; delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1837-38; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1848; postmaster at Erie, Pa., 1849-53. Died in Erie, Erie County, Pa., February 7, 1856 (age 72 years, 119 days). Interment at Erie Cemetery, Erie, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Lord Sill (1757-1805) and Sarah (Hale) Sill (1758-1820); married to Joanna Boylston Chase (1796-1889); second cousin of Theodore Sill; second cousin once removed of George Griswold Sill; second cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799); second cousin thrice removed of Allan Percy Sill; third cousin of Frederick William Lord; third cousin once removed of Roger Griswold, Zina Hyde, Jr., John William Allen and Augustus Frank; third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Buell Ely; fourth cousin of Daniel Chapin, Henry Titus Backus and Thomas Worcester Hyde; fourth cousin once removed of John Larkin Payson, Graham Hurd Chapin, Alexander Hamilton Waterman, Samuel Lord (1831-1880), Matthew Griswold (1833-1919), Charles Edward Hyde, Herman Arod Gager, John Sedgwick Hyde and Edward Warden Hyde.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sill, William N. — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1828. Burial location unknown.


SILLAS (Soundex S420) — See also BONILLAS, CASILLAS, DRUSILLA, GILLASPIE, GILLASPY, ISLAS, KUPILLAS, LASIS, MILLAS, PERMILLAS, RILLASTINE, ROSILLA, SALIS, SALLIS, SILL, SILLS.

  Sillas, Herman, Jr. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of California, 1977-80. Still living as of 1980.


SILLCOX (Soundex S422) — See also ALCOX, ALLCOCK, ALLCORN, ALLCOTT, CHILLCOTT, GILLCREASE, HILLCHENBACH, HILLCOAT, SILL, WILCOX, WILCOXEN, WILCOXON, WILCOXSON, WILLCOCKS, WILLCOX, WILLCUTTS.

  Sillcox, George W. — U.S. Vice Consul in Bremen, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.


SILLECK (Soundex S420) — See also CIOLEK, ESLICK, HALLECK, INTELLECTUAL, LECK, PELLECCHIA, SELECK, SELLECK, SELLECT, SELLEK, SELLICK, SHALLECK, SICKEL, SILL, SILLER, SILLERS, SILLEVAN, SILLICK.

  Silleck, Charles M. — of Putnam County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Putnam County, 1920. Burial location unknown.


SILLER (Soundex S460) — See also CELLER, GILLER, ISLER, KILLER, RILES, SEILER, SELLER, SELLIER, SERRILL, SEYLER, SIELER, SIHLER, SILER, SILL, SILLECK, SILLERS, SILLEVAN, SOLLER, SPILLER, SYLER, ZELLER, ZILLER, ZILLIER.

  Siller, Frank (b. 1835) — of Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa; Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in St. Petersburg, Russia, May 27, 1835. Naturalized U.S. citizen; grain shipper; bank director; U.S. Consular Agent in Haida, 1898-1902. Burial location unknown.


SILLERS (Soundex S462) — See also HILLERS, LERS, PILLERS, PILLERSDORF, SCHILLERSTROM, SELLERS, SILL, SILLECK, SILLER, SILLEVAN, SISLER, SOLLERS, SPILLERS, WILLERS.

  Sillers, Walter, Jr. (1888-1966) — of Rosedale, Bolivar County, Miss. Born in Rosedale, Bolivar County, Miss., April 13, 1888. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Mississippi state house of representatives, 1916-44; Speaker of the Mississippi State House of Representatives, 1944; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1916, 1924, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee; speaker), 1948, 1952, 1956. Member, American Bar Association; Delta Psi; Freemasons; Shriners. Died September 24, 1966 (age 78 years, 164 days). Interment at Beulah Cemetery, Beulah, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Walter Sillers and Florence (Warfield) Sillers; married, November 22, 1911, to Lena Roberts.
  Sillers, Mrs. Walter — of Rosedale, Bolivar County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.


SILLEVAN (Soundex S415) — See also BELLEVANCE, CLEVAN, DEBELLEVILLE, DELEVAN, EVAN, KLEVANA, LEVAN, LEVAND, LEVANDER, LEVANDOSKI, LEVANTI, LEVANTIA, LEVANWAY, SALEVAN, SILL, SILLECK, SILLER, SILLERS, SULIVANE, SULLIVAN, WILLEVER.

  Sillevan, Richard B. — of New York. Communist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.


SILLICK (Soundex S420) — See also BILLICK, CIOLEK, GILLICK, LICK, MCGILLICK, MUSILLI, POSILLIPO, SELECK, SELLECK, SELLEK, SELLICK, SILL, SILLECK, SILLIMAN, SILLINS, TRESILLIAN, TRESSILLIAN.

  SILLICK: See also Oscar Hale
  Sillick, John H. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1886. Burial location unknown.


SILLIMAN (Soundex S455) — See also GWILLIM, HOLLIMAN, MILLIMAN, MILLIMET, MUSILLI, POSILLIPO, SALAMON, SALAMONE, SALOMON, SIELEMAN, SILL, SILLICK, SILLINS, SOLIMAN, SOLIMINE, SOLOMAN, SOLOMON, SOLYMAN, TILLIM, TRESILLIAN, TRESSILLIAN, WILLIM, WILLIMAN.

  SILLIMAN: See also William Burke Belknap — Silliman Evans — Silliman Evans — Evelyn Silliman Malone
  Silliman, Benjamin (1779-1864) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in North Stratford (now Trumbull), Fairfield County, Conn., August 8, 1779. Republican. Lawyer; chemist; university professor; delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1856. Died November 24, 1864 (age 85 years, 108 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Gold Selleck Silliman (1732-1790) and Mary (Fish) Silliman (1736-1818); brother of Gold Selleck Silliman (1777-1868); married, September 17, 1809, to Harriet Trumbull (daughter of Jonathan Trumbull, Jr. (1740-1809)); married 1851 to Sarah Isabella (McClellan) Webb; uncle of Benjamin Douglas Silliman; second cousin of Joseph Silliman (1756-1829); second cousin once removed of Joseph Silliman (1786?-1850); second cousin twice removed of Joseph Fitch Silliman; second cousin thrice removed of Dwight Arthur Silliman and Judson Franklin Selleck; third cousin of Abraham Davenport; third cousin once removed of Thaddeus Betts and Jonathan Stratton; third cousin twice removed of Joseph Pomeroy Root; third cousin thrice removed of Anson Foster Keeler; fourth cousin once removed of James Kilbourne, Elisha Phelps, Sturges Selleck and Alvan Kidder.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  The mineral sillimanite is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Silliman, Benjamin Douglas (1805-1901) — also known as Benjamin D. Silliman — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Newport, Newport County, R.I., September 14, 1805. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County, 1838; delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839 (speaker); Whig candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1843; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, 1865-66; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1872; Republican candidate for New York state attorney general, 1873. At the time of his death, he was the oldest practicing lawyer in New York State, and the oldest graduate of Yale University. Died, from bronchial pneumonia, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 24, 1901 (age 95 years, 132 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Gold Selleck Silliman and Hepsa (Ely) Silliman (1779-1864); nephew of Benjamin Silliman; second cousin once removed of Joseph Silliman (1756-1829); third cousin of Joseph Silliman (1786?-1850); third cousin once removed of Abraham Davenport and Joseph Fitch Silliman; third cousin twice removed of Dwight Arthur Silliman and Judson Franklin Selleck (1871-1943); fourth cousin of Thaddeus Betts and Jonathan Stratton; fourth cousin once removed of Joseph Pomeroy Root.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Silliman, Dwight Arthur (1862-1947) — also known as Dwight A. Silliman — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Born in Norway, Herkimer County, N.Y., May 29, 1862. Farmer; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Herkimer County, 1904. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 4, 1947 (age 85 years, 128 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Burr Silliman (1826-1900) and Sarah Elizabeth (Wood) Silliman (1832-1920); married 1894 to Jessie Greene (1872-1959); first cousin thrice removed of Joseph Silliman (1756-1829); second cousin twice removed of Joseph Silliman (1786?-1850); second cousin thrice removed of Gold Selleck Silliman and Benjamin Silliman; third cousin once removed of David Munson Osborne and Joseph Fitch Silliman; third cousin twice removed of Jeremiah Mason and Benjamin Douglas Silliman; third cousin thrice removed of Aaron Burr; fourth cousin of Thomas Mott Osborne; fourth cousin once removed of Eli Thacher Hoyt (1793-1883), Charles Devens Osborne and Lithgow Osborne.
  Political families: Wildman family of Danbury, Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Silliman, Edward S. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1876; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Silliman, Edward S. — of Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Silliman, Evelyn I. See Evelyn Silliman Malone
  Silliman, Franklin T. — of Chester, Middlesex County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Chester, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Silliman, Frederick E. — of Easton, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Easton, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Silliman, Frederick W. (d. 1932) — of Chester, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Chester, 1929-30. Died November 18, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Silliman, Gold Selleck (1777-1868) — also known as Gold S. Silliman — of Newport, Newport County, R.I.; Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn., October 26, 1777. Whig. Lawyer; postmaster at Brooklyn, N.Y., 1849-53. Christian Reformed. Died in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., June 3, 1868 (age 90 years, 221 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Gold Selleck Silliman (1732-1790) and Mary (Fish) Silliman (1736-1818); brother of Benjamin Silliman; married to Hepsa Ely (1779-1864); father of Benjamin Douglas Silliman; second cousin of Joseph Silliman (1756-1829); second cousin once removed of Joseph Silliman (1786?-1850); second cousin twice removed of Joseph Fitch Silliman; second cousin thrice removed of Dwight Arthur Silliman and Judson Franklin Selleck; third cousin of Abraham Davenport; third cousin once removed of Thaddeus Betts and Jonathan Stratton; third cousin twice removed of Joseph Pomeroy Root; third cousin thrice removed of Anson Foster Keeler; fourth cousin once removed of James Kilbourne, Elisha Phelps (1779-1847), Sturges Selleck and Alvan Kidder.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Floyd-Woodbridge-Edwards family of New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Silliman, Hiram Emory (d. 1929) — of Winfield, Cowley County, Kan. Mayor of Winfield, Kan., 1907. Died in 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Silliman, James Willys (1905-1976) — also known as James W. Silliman — of Monterey County, Calif. Born near Castroville, Monterey County, Calif., August 12, 1905. Republican. Member of California state assembly, 1947-55; Speaker of the California State Assembly, 1953-54; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of California, 1954; candidate for California state senate, 1955; Presidential Elector for California, 1956. Presbyterian. Member, Rotary. Died in Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital, Salinas, Monterey County, Calif., October 21, 1976 (age 71 years, 70 days). Burial location unknown.
  Silliman, John Reid (1855-1919) — also known as John R. Silliman — Born in Greene County, Ala., December 7, 1855. Insurance agent; farmer; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Saltillo, 1907-14; U.S. Consul in Saltillo, as of 1916; Guadalajara, as of 1917. Died January 17, 1919 (age 63 years, 41 days). Burial location unknown.
  Silliman, Joseph (1756-1829) — of New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn., August 9, 1756. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Canaan, 1801. Died in Bedford, Westchester County, N.Y., September 28, 1829 (age 73 years, 50 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, New Canaan, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Silliman (1716-1781) and Anne (Cooke) Silliman (1718-1778); married, November 23, 1785, to Martha Leeds; father of Joseph Silliman; grandfather of Joseph Fitch Silliman; second great-grandson of William Leete; first cousin thrice removed of Dwight Arthur Silliman; second cousin of Gold Selleck Silliman and Benjamin Silliman; second cousin once removed of Benjamin Douglas Silliman; second cousin five times removed of Emil Lockwood (1919-2002); third cousin of Enoch Woodbridge; third cousin once removed of Benjamin Tallmadge, Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Frederick Wolcott, William Woodbridge and Jonathan Stratton; third cousin twice removed of Frederick Augustus Tallmadge and Frederick Enoch Woodbridge; third cousin thrice removed of Roger Calvin Leete, George Douglas Perkins, Roger Wolcott and Anson Foster Keeler; fourth cousin once removed of Elisha Phelps.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Silliman, Joseph (c.1786-1850) — of New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn. Born about 1786. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Canaan, 1835. Died October 23, 1850 (age about 64 years). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, New Canaan, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Silliman and Martha (Leeds) Silliman; married to Martha Ann Mitchell (1807-1880); father of Joseph Fitch Silliman; third great-grandson of William Leete; second cousin once removed of Gold Selleck Silliman and Benjamin Silliman; second cousin twice removed of Dwight Arthur Silliman; third cousin of Benjamin Douglas Silliman; third cousin once removed of Enoch Woodbridge; fourth cousin of Benjamin Tallmadge, Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Frederick Wolcott, William Woodbridge and Jonathan Stratton; fourth cousin once removed of Frederick Augustus Tallmadge (1792-1869) and Frederick Enoch Woodbridge.
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Keeler-Floyd-Sherman-Bangs family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Floyd-Woodbridge-Edwards family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Silliman, Joseph E. — of Chester, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 19th District, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.
Joseph F. Silliman Silliman, Joseph Fitch (1840-1913) — also known as Joseph F. Silliman — of New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn., February 7, 1840. Republican. Merchant; stone crushing business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Canaan, 1901-02; member of Connecticut state senate 26th District, 1909-10. Congregationalist. Died in 1913 (age about 73 years). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, New Canaan, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Silliman (1786?-1850) and Martha Ann (Mitchell) Silliman (1807-1880); married, October 17, 1866, to Caroline Hoyt (1840-1919); grandson of Joseph Silliman (1756-1829); fourth great-grandson of William Leete; second cousin twice removed of Gold Selleck Silliman and Benjamin Silliman; third cousin once removed of Benjamin Douglas Silliman and Dwight Arthur Silliman; third cousin twice removed of Enoch Woodbridge; fourth cousin once removed of Benjamin Tallmadge (1754-1835), Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Frederick Wolcott, William Woodbridge and Jonathan Stratton.
  Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Floyd-Woodbridge-Edwards family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Connecticut Legislative History and Souvenir (1909)
  Silliman, Keith G. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Silliman, Nelson — of New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn. Progressive. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Canaan, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Silliman, Samuel — of Titusville, Crawford County, Pa. Burgess of Titusville, Pennsylvania, 1852. Burial location unknown.


SILLINS (Soundex S452) — See also CELENZA, LINS, MUSILLI, POSILLIPO, SALINAS, SALLANCE, SILENCE, SILINS, SILL, SILLICK, SILLIMAN, SLOANS, SOLINS, SULLENS, SULLINS, TRESILLIAN, TRESSILLIAN.

  Sillins, Max J. — of Ohio. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 22nd District, 1920. Burial location unknown.


SILLOWAY (Soundex S400) — See also ALLOWAY, CALLOWAY, CASILLO, DILLOW, DOLLOWAY, FILLOW, GALLOWAY, GILLOW, HALLOWAY, HERMOSILLO, HOLLOWAY, KELLOWAY, MASSILLON, MILLOWAY, PILLOW, RUSSILLO, SCHILLOW, SILL, SULLOWAY.

  Silloway, Winfield Scott (b. 1861) — of Elmore, Lamoille County, Vt. Born in Elmore, Lamoille County, Vt., November 25, 1861. Member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Winfield Scott


SILLS (Soundex S420) — See also GILLS, SEALS, SELLS, SELZ, SILL, SILLAS.

  SILLS: See also John Sills Jones
  Sills, A. K. — of Monticello, White County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1888, 1908; chair of White County Republican Party, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Sills, Arthur J. (1917-1982) — of Metuchen, Middlesex County, N.J. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 23, 1917. Democrat. Lawyer; New Jersey state attorney general, 1962-70; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1964. Jewish. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; American Bar Association; American Judicature Society. Died, following a stroke, in Perth Amboy General Hospital, Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, N.J., December 26, 1982 (age 65 years, 64 days). Interment at Beth Israel Memorial Park, Woodbridge, N.J.
  Relatives: Married to Mina Minzer.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sills, James H., Jr. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1996; mayor of Wilmington, Del.; elected 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Sills, Kenneth C. — of Maine. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Maine, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Sills, Robert — of Three Rivers, St. Joseph County, Mich. Republican. Chair of St. Joseph County Republican Party, 2007. Still living as of 2007.


SILMAN (Soundex S455) — See also CILMAN, GILMAN, LISMAN, MASLIN, SALMAN, SEELMAN, SELLMAN, SELLMANN, SELMAN, SILKMAN, SIMAN, SPILMAN, ZEILMANN, ZELMAN, ZIHLMAN.

  Silman, Peter — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. West Virginia state treasurer, 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Silman, W. L. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for California, 1892. Burial location unknown.


SILON (Soundex S450) — See also CEYLON, FILON, ILONA, LONIS, MILON, MILONAS, MILONE, ODILON, OSLIN, PASTILONG, POSPISILOVA, SION, SIPLON, SOLON.

  Silon, Jorge — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1924. Burial location unknown.


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