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Simonsen to Simpler

SIMONSEN (Soundex S552) — See also ANTONSEN, FITZSIMONS, JACONSEN, MONSEF, MONSELL, MONSERRATE, MONSERUD, MONSESS, SHINIMONS, SIMENSON, SIMON, SIMONS, SIMONSON.

  SIMONSEN: See also Leon Francis Nadrowski — Thomas Waaland
  Simonsen, Deborah — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Workers League candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988; Socialist Equality candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Simonsen, Garrett W. — of Laramie, Albany County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Simonsen, Phyllis — of Walnut, Pottawattamie County, Iowa. Democrat. Member of Iowa Democratic State Central Committee, 1971. Female. Still living as of 1971.


SIMONSON (Soundex S552) — See also EDMONSON, FITZSIMONS, HARMONSON, MONSON, SALOMONSON, SHINIMONS, SIMENSON, SIMON, SIMONS, SIMONSEN, SOLOMONSON.

  SIMONSON: See also Aaron Spencer Feld
  Simonson, Carl M. — Progressive. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 10th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, Charles S. — of Verona, Essex County, N.J. Postmaster at Verona, N.J., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, G. Whitfield — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, Harris — of Helper, Carbon County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, J. J. — of Turtle Lake, McLean County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, James A. — of Tottenville, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Richmond County 2nd District, 1923; candidate for New York state senate 24th District, 1926; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1928; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930-36. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, John — of Meeker County, Minn. Elected () Minnesota state senate 26th District 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, John Smith (1796-1881) — of Charlestown, Clark County, Ind. Born in Fayette County, Pa., June 2, 1796. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; lawyer; farmer; miller; merchant; member of Indiana state senate, 1826-29; candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1837; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1841-46; defeated, 1838; Speaker of the Indiana State House of Representatives, 1845-46; served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; general in the Union Army during the Civil War. Member, Freemasons. Died in New Albany, Floyd County, Ind., December 5, 1881 (age 85 years, 186 days). Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, Joseph — of New Springville, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, Joseph (1904-1985) — of Glen Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y.; Richfield, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in 1904. Republican. Secretary to U.S. Rep. August H. Andresen, 1925-28; minister; offered prayer, Republican National Convention, 1944, 1952; U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia, 1953. Lutheran. Died January 17, 1985 (age about 80 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Simonson, Joseph M. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Brooklyn, N.Y., 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, L. A. — of Minnesota. Prohibition candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, Mary E. — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Postmaster at East Orange, N.J., 1886-90. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, Richard — also known as Rick Simonson — of near Lansing, Eaton County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972 (alternate), 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Simonson, Rick See Richard Simonson
  Simonson, S. E. — of Luxora, Mississippi County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 1st District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, Severt — of Arlington, Brookings County, S.Dak.; Sinai, Brookings County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1907-12 (21st District 1907-08, 22nd District 1909-12). Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, Stephen N. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 17th District, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, Whitfield See G. Whitfield Simonson
  Simonson, William — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Simonson, William A. — of Nassau County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Nassau County 1st District, 1921. Burial location unknown.


SIMONTON (Soundex S553) — See also MONTOLIU, MONTOMAT, MONTOMERY, MONTON, MONTONYE, MONTOVANI, MONTOYA, ONTON, PONTON, SIMMONTON, SIMON.

  SIMONTON: See also Joseph Buffington — Robert W. Burk, Jr. — Abijah Catlin — Ford Franklin Roberts
  Simonton, Absalom Knox — of Iredell County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Iredell County, 1858-61. Burial location unknown.
  Simonton, C. P. — of Covington, Tipton County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Simonton, Charles Bryson (1838-1911) — also known as Charles B. Simonton — of Covington, Tipton County, Tenn. Born in Tennessee, 1838. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state legislature, 1870; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 9th District, 1879-83; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, 1895-98. Died in 1911 (age about 73 years). Interment at Munford Cemetery, Covington, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Simonton, Charles Henry (1829-1904) — Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., July 11, 1829. U.S. District Judge for South Carolina, 1886-93; Judge of U.S. Circuit Court for the 4th Circuit, 1893-1904; died in office 1904; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, 1893-1904; died in office 1904. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., April 25, 1904 (age 74 years, 289 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Simonton, Clinton — of Maine. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 1st District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Simonton, E. B. — of Arizona. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Arizona, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Simonton, Fagan H. — of Delaware. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state treasurer, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Simonton, Frank F. — of Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Ellsworth, Maine, 1908-09. Burial location unknown.
  Simonton, Frank Vince — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Simonton, James W. — of Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Wood County; elected 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Simonton, R. N. — of Nelson, Nuckolls County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Simonton, W. W. — of Covington, Tipton County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Simonton, William (1788-1846) — of Hummelstown, Dauphin County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, 1788. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 10th District, 1839-43. Died in 1846 (age about 58 years). Interment at Old Hanover Cemetery, Shellsville, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Simonton, William A. (1871-1951) — also known as "Cap" — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Peoria, Peoria County, Ill., September 28, 1871. Republican. Executive at Du Pont chemical company; director of Delaware Maryland Virginia Railroad; member of Delaware state senate from New Castle County 1st District, 1923-38. Member, Freemasons; Royal Arch Masons; Knights Templar; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Elks. Died, following a heart attack, at Delaware Hospital, Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., October 9, 1951 (age 80 years, 11 days). Interment at Lower Brandywine Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Owls Nest, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob Richard Simonton (1836-1887) and Lucy (Richardson) Simonton (1841-1883); married, December 10, 1892, to Hettie May Hull (1871-1961).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


SIMOWSKI (Soundex S520) — See also ADAMOWSKI, GROMOWSKY, JACHIMOWICZ, KAIMOWITZ, SZUMOWSKI, SZYMSKI.

  SIMOWSKI: See also Benjamin Paul Burczyk
  Simowski, Casimer M. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


SIMPERS (Soundex S516) — See also BUMPERS, CAMPERSON, DIMPERIO, GIMPERT, GOMPERS, HAMPERS, IMPERATO, IMPERIAL, IMPERIALE, LESIMPLE, PERS, SIMPICH, SIMPKINS, SIMPLER, SIMPSON, SIMPSSON.

  Simpers, George W. — of El Dorado County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 15th District, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.


SIMPICH (Soundex S512) — See also IMPIOUS, LESIMPLE, SIMPERS, SIMPKINS, SIMPLER, SIMPSON, SIMPSSON.

  Simpich, A. J. — of Appleton, Outagamie County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Simpich, Frederick (1878-1950) — of Wenatchee, Chelan County, Wash. Born in Urbana, Champaign County, Ill., November 21, 1878. Stenographer; newspaper correspondent; U.S. Consul in Baghdad, 1909-11; Ensenada, 1911; Nogales, as of 1916-17; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Nogales, as of 1914. Suffered a heart attack at National Airport, where he was about to board a plane, and died soon after in Garfield Memorial Hospital, Washington, D.C., January 25, 1950 (age 71 years, 65 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Married to Margaret Edwards (1884-1981).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


SIMPKINS (Soundex S512) — See also HIPKINS, HOPKINS, HOPKINSON, LAMPKIN, LESIMPLE, LUMPKIN, SIMKINS, SIMPERS, SIMPICH, SIMPLER, SIMPSON, SIMPSSON, THOMPKINS, TOMPKINS, TOMPKISON.

  SIMPKINS: See also Maude Elizabeth Kee — Jerry E. Stidham
  Simpkins, Alfred — of Salem County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Simpkins, Arthur — of Edgefield County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Simpkins, Arthur — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 5th District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Simpkins, Harry E. — of Boswell, Benton County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Simpkins, James B. — of Mingo County, W.Va. Democrat. Elected West Virginia state house of delegates 15th District 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Simpkins, James Oscar (b. 1923) — also known as James O. Simpkins — of New Bern, Craven County, N.C. Born in Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., January 29, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; jeweler; member of North Carolina state senate 7th District, 1959. Baptist. Member, Jaycees; Civitan; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Elks; Freemasons; Shriners. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Melvin Simpkins and Willie Mae (Fickling) Simpkins; married 1944 to Evelyn Christine Brewer.
  Simpkins, John (1862-1898) — of Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Mass. Born in Massachusetts, 1862. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1890; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 13th District, 1895-98; died in office 1898. Died March 27, 1898 (age about 35 years). Interment at Woodside Cemetery, Yarmouth, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Simpkins, Joseph — of Mingo County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mingo County, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Simpkins, Lloyd C. — of Princess Anne, Somerset County, Md.; Crisfield, Somerset County, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Simpkins, Maude Etta See Maude Elizabeth Kee
  Simpkins, Paris — of Edgefield, Edgefield County, S.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1884, 1888. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Simpkins, Ray — of Illinois. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 15th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Simpkins, Robert Lee — also known as Robert L. Simpkins — of Mingo County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mingo County, 1965-70. Still living as of 1970.
  Simpkins, Warren D. — of Boswell, Benton County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.


SIMPLER (Soundex S514) — See also CRUMPLER, DALRIMPLE, GEMPLER, GIMPL, GREMPLER, LESIMPLE, RUEMPLER, RUMPLER, SIMPERS, SIMPICH, SIMPKINS, SIMPSON, SIMPSSON, STIMPLE, STRIMPLE, WAMPLER, WEMPLER.

  Simpler, Clifford M. — of Felton, Kent County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 8th District, 1957-58; defeated, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Simpler, Ken See Kenneth Simpler
  Simpler, Kenneth — also known as Ken Simpler — Republican. Delaware state treasurer, 2015-; defeated, 2018. Still living as of 2018.
  See also Wikipedia article


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