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SMITH (Soundex S530) — See also ARROSMITH, BARBEL-SMITH, BEATTY-SMITH, BIERSMITH, BROSMITH, CARLSMITH, DESMITH, DIXON-SMITH, EASBY-SMITH, GOLDSMITH, GRANT-SMITH, GROSSMITH, HIGHSMITH, HOWARD-SMITH, HUFFSMITH, HUFSMITH, HYSMITH, MITCHELL-SMITH, MORGAN-SMITH, MOTT-SMITH, NAISMITH, NASMITH, NAYSMITH, NEASMITH, NESMITH, SCHMIDT, SCHMIT, SCHMITT, SEXSMITH, SHOESMITH, SMIT, SMITA, SMITH-BULFORD, SMITH-CARROLL, SMITH-PARKER, SMITH-WINDSOR, SMITHBACK, SMITHBURG, SMITHCAMP, SMITHE, SMITHEE, SMITHER, SMITHERS, SMITHEY, SMITHGALL, SMITHLINE, SMITHM, SMITHSON, SMITHWICK, SMITHY, SMITT, SMYTH, SMYTHE, SWITH, URIARTE-SMITH, WURTSMITH.

  Smith, O. L. See Ora Lynn Smith, Sr.
  Smith, O. W. See Orpheus W. Smith
  Smith, Obed — of Bedford Township, Monroe County, Mich. Supervisor of Bedford Township, Monroe County, Michigan, 1873-74, 1875-80, 1881-82, 1888-89. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Obed G. — of Nantucket, Nantucket County, Mass. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, O'Brien (c.1756-1811) — of South Carolina. Born in Ireland, about 1756. Member of South Carolina state legislature, 1796; member of South Carolina state senate, 1803; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 4th District, 1805-07. Died April 27, 1811 (age about 55 years). Interment at Burnt Church Burial Ground, Jacksonboro, S.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Smith, Odell — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1956, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Olcott D. — of West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from West Hartford; elected 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Olin — of Morrice, Shiawassee County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Olin H. — of New York. Socialist. Candidate for New York state comptroller, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Oliver Drake — also known as Oliver D. Smith — of Englewood, Bergen County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1880; mayor of Englewood, N.J., 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Oliver Hampton (1794-1859) — also known as Oliver H. Smith — of Connersville, Fayette County, Ind.; Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Born in Smiths Island (unknown county), N.J., October 23, 1794. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1822; U.S. Representative from Indiana 3rd District, 1827-29; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1837-43. Died March 19, 1859 (age 64 years, 147 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Grandfather of Thomas Lennox Sullivan; great-grandfather of Reginald H. Sullivan (1876-1980).
  Political family: Sullivan family of Indianapolis, Indiana.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Smith, Oliver P. — of Buchanan County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 3rd District, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Oliver Saxton (b. 1881) — also known as Oliver S. Smith — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Fayette County, Ohio, May 9, 1881. Democrat. Accountant; author of textbooks; lawyer; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1938; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1945-46; defeated in primary, 1942. Member, Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Allen North Smith and Janet T. (Whiteman) Smith; married, April 19, 1905, to Edna Baker.
  Smith, Ora — of Illinois. Illinois state treasurer, 1949-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ora Lynn, Sr. (1879-1942) — also known as O. L. Smith — of Ithaca, Gratiot County, Mich.; Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Union City, Branch County, Mich., October 8, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; law partner of George P. Stone, 1913-14; Gratiot County Prosecuting Attorney, 1914-21; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1927-28; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1940. Died November 27, 1942 (age 63 years, 50 days). Interment at Moscow Plains Cemetery, Moscow, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of James D. Smith and Henrietta (Miller) Smith; married 1902 to Genevieve Mumford.
  O. L. Smith Middle School, in Dearborn, Michigan, is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Smith, Orma Rinehart (1904-1982) — Born in Booneville, Prentiss County, Miss., September 4, 1904. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Mississippi, 1968-78; took senior status 1978. Died July 5, 1982 (age 77 years, 304 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Smith, Orpheus W. — also known as O. W. Smith — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Mayor of Decatur, Ill., 1927-28. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Orrin — of Massachusetts. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Smith, Orson G. — of Hinsdale, Cheshire County, N.H. Republican. Elected New Hampshire state house of representatives from Hinsdale 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Orson K. — of California. Member of California state assembly 6th District, 1857-58, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ortrie D. (b. 1946) — Born in Jonesboro, Craighead County, Ark., 1946. U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Missouri, 1995-2011; took senior status 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Smith, Orville A. — of Essex County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Essex County, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Orville C. (1851-1940) — of Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y. Born in Horicon, Warren County, N.Y., August 16, 1851. Democrat. Mayor of Glens Falls, N.Y., 1926-31. Died January 11, 1940 (age 88 years, 148 days). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Oscar — of New Bloomfield, Callaway County, Mo. Democrat. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Callaway County, 1927-30. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Oscar B. — of Greene County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Greene County, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Oscar B. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Mrs. Oscar F. — of Flandreau, Moody County, S.Dak. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1944; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Oscar J. — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1900, 1908 (alternate); candidate for U.S. Representative from Nevada at-large, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Oscar J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 22nd District, 1920; defeated, 1920, 1928; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1924 (Independent Wet), 1932 (Republican). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Osmund H. (b. 1853) — of Alcona County, Mich. Born in Hillsdale County, Mich., 1853. Alcona County Prosecuting Attorney; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 28th District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Otho J. — of Pineville, McDonald County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from McDonald County, 1941-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Otis Milton (1922-1994) — also known as Otis M. Smith — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., February 20, 1922. Democrat. Lawyer; Michigan state auditor general, 1959-61; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1960; justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1961-66; appointed 1961; defeated, 1966; first Black member of the Michigan Supreme Court; member of University of Michigan board of regents, 1967-71; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1968; vice-president and general counsel of General Motors. African ancestry. Member, Urban League; Kiwanis. Died, of prostate cancer, in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., June 29, 1994 (age 72 years, 129 days). Burial location unknown.
  Books by Otis M. Smith: Looking Beyond Race : The Life of Otis Milton Smith (2000)
  Smith, Owen Lun West (1851-1926) — also known as Owen L. W. Smith — of Wilson, Wilson County, N.C. Born in slavery at Giddinsville, Sampson County, N.C., 1851. U.S. Minister to Liberia, 1898-1902. African ancestry. Died January 5, 1926 (age about 74 years). Interment at Masonic Cemetery, Wilson, N.C.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Smith, Oziel — of Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, P. A. — of Navasota, Grimes County, Tex. Postmaster at Navasota, Tex., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, P. H. — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Mayor of Billings, Mont., 1898-99. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, P. H. — of Twin Falls, Twin Falls County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1912 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, P. J. — of Attalla, Etowah County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, P. J. — of Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, P. L. — of Rawlins, Carbon County, Wyo. Postmaster at Rawlins, Wyo., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, P. R. — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, Dakota Territory (now N.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, P. T., Jr. — of Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 3rd District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Pamela — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Smith, Pamela Hyde (b. 1945) — Born in 1945. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Moldova, 2001. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Smith, Pat — also known as Mrs. Francis Smith — of Sheridan, Sheridan County, Wyo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Patricia A. — of Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Patrick — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Patrick J. — of Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Patrick Sheridan — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Paul — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 37th District, 1928, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Paul — of Newark Valley, Tioga County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Mrs. Paul — of LaMoure, LaMoure County, N.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Paul — of Ridgway, Gallatin County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Gallatin County Republican Party, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Paul — of Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Paul — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Smith, Paul See C. Paul Smith
  Smith, Paul H. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1926, 1928, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Paul J. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Paul J. — of Union Beach, Monmouth County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state senate District 5, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Smith, Paul L. — of Athens, Clarke County, Ga. Republican. Postmaster at Athens, Ga., 1921-34 (acting, 1921-22). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Paul L. — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Smith, Paul N. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Smith, Paul T. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Paula — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Paula — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Pauline See Pauline Morton Sabin
  Smith, Peggy Donaldson See Margaret Donaldson Smith
  Smith, Perrin M. — of Michigan. Circuit judge in Michigan 2nd Circuit, 1864-66. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Perry (1783-1852) — of New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn., May 12, 1783. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Milford, 1822-23, 1835-36; U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1837-43. Died in New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn., June 8, 1852 (age 69 years, 27 days). Interment at Center Cemetery, New Milford, Conn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Smith, Perry, Jr. See F. Perry Smith, Jr.
  Smith, Perry H. — of Appleton, Outagamie County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Perry H. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1876 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1880 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Perry R. II — of West Hickory, Forest County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Persifor Frazer (1798-1858) — also known as Persifor F. Smith — Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 16, 1798. General in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; Military Governor of California. Died in Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kan., May 17, 1858 (age 59 years, 182 days). Interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Married, April 18, 1854, to Ann M. Millard.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Smith, Peter — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1796-97. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Peter — Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery and Hamilton counties, 1824-25. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Peter — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Sussex County, 1862-64; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Peter — of Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Peter — U.S. Consular Agent in Flushing, as of 1884-97. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Peter D. — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Sussex County, 1889-91. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Peter E. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904 (alternate), 1908 (alternate), 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Peter P. — of Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Adams, Mass., 1897-1914. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Peter P. (c.1877-1960) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., about 1877. Democrat. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1933-45; appointed 1933; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, 1936. Member, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Suffered a heart attack, and died a few hours later, in Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 3, 1960 (age about 83 years). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Smith, Peter P. (b. 1943) — of Vermont. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., October 31, 1943. Republican. Member of Vermont state senate, 1981-82; Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1983-86; candidate for Governor of Vermont, 1986; U.S. Representative from Vermont at-large, 1989-91; defeated, 1990. Still living as of 1998.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Smith, Peyton J. — of Covington, Tipton County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1876; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Tennessee, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Phil — of Talladega, Talladega County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Philander — of Adams County, Miss. Member of Mississippi territorial House of Representatives, 1804-05, 1811; Speaker of Mississippi Territory House of Representatives, 1804-05. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Philetus — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1790-91. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Philip — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1793-94, 1798-99 (Washington and Clinton counties 1793-94, Washington County 1798-99). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Philip — of Grandville, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Smith, Philip G. — of Louisiana, Pike County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Smith, Philip H. — of Milwaukee County, Wis. People's Progressive candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 14th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Philip J. — of Webster, Monroe County, N.Y. Postmaster at Webster, N.Y., 1915-17. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Phillip — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Pierce — of Sterling, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sterling, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Pilson — of Greensburg, Green County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Platt — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1798-99. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Pleas — of Fordland, Webster County, Mo. Republican. Chair of Webster County Republican Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Pliny — Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1820. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Pliny B. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Porter W. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Huntington, W.Va., 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Powell J. — of Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Warren County, 1927; defeated, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Preston Earnest (1912-2003) — also known as Preston Smith — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Born March 8, 1912. Democrat. Lieutenant Governor of Texas, 1963-69; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964, 1972; Governor of Texas, 1969-73. Died October 18, 2003 (age 91 years, 224 days). Burial location unknown.
  Preston Smith Road (named 1997), which circles the campus of the University of Texas of the Permian Basin, Odessa, Texas, is named for him.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Smith, Preston W. — Republican. Candidate in primary for Georgia state attorney general, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Smith, Quincy Adams (b. 1844) — also known as Quincy A. Smith — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Dover (now Westlake), Cuyahoga County, Ohio, October 6, 1844. Democrat. Lawyer; probate judge in Michigan, 1885-91; resigned 1891; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1896; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1900; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 30th Circuit, 1905. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Stearns Fisher Smith (1835-?).
  Smith, R. — of Dakota County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 7, 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. A. — of Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. A. — South Dakota commissioner of labor statistics, 1891-93. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. A. — of Brewton, Escambia County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. B. — of Alma, Gratiot County, Mich. Mayor of Alma, Mich., 1927-29. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. C. — of Mt. Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. Clarke — of Rutland, Rutland County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. Coleman — of Millington, Shelby County, Tenn. Mayor of Millington, Tenn., 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. D. — of Pekin, Tazewell County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Mrs. R. D. — of Fayetteville, Fayette County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, R. F. — of Easley, Pickens County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1904, 1912 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. Frank — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. Frazier — of Covington, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. G. — of Middletown, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. Grant (b. 1939) — of New Jersey. Born in 1939. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Tajikistan, 1995-98. Still living as of 1998.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Smith, R. H. — of Mandan, Morton County, N.Dak. Postmaster at Mandan, N.Dak., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. H. M. — of Coalsmouth, Va. (now St. Albans, Kanawha County, W.Va.). Democrat. Postmaster at Coalsmouth, Va., 1853-57. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. I. — of Mower County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 4th District, 1876-77. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. Jackson B., Jr. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Georgia, 1969-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Smith, R. Jasper See Randle Jasper Smith
  Smith, R. L. — of Albemarle, Stanly County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1912, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. L., Jr. — of Albemarle, Stanly County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. L. T. — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Smith, R. M. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. Marshall — of East Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haddam; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. McPhail — of Tennessee. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1868; U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee, 1869-72. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. Meade, Jr. — of Haverford, Delaware County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. Milo See Ryan Milo Smith
  Smith, R. O. L. — of Allegany County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Allegany County, 1954. Still living as of 1954.
  Smith, R. P. — also known as Joe Smith — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Oregon, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Smith, R. R. — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, N.Dak. Republican. Secretary of North Dakota Republican Party, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. R. — of Mason County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mason County, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Smith, R. S. Blackburn — Member of Virginia state senate 12th District, 1912-15. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. W. — of Ayden, Pitt County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Pitt County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, R. W. — of Newport, Cocke County, Tenn. Republican. Member of Tennessee state senate 4th District, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ralph — of Chatham (now East Hampton), Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Chatham, 1823, 1825-26. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ralph See H. Ralph Smith
  Smith, Ralph — of New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 11th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ralph — of Troutville, Botetourt County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Smith, Ralph C. — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Ithaca, N.Y.; elected 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Smith, Ralph E. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928; postmaster at Pittsburgh, Pa., 1936-38 (acting, 1936). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ralph E. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ralph H. — of Barre, Washington County, Vt. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ralph H. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ralph K. (born c.1942) — of near Roanoke, Roanoke County, Va. Born about 1942. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2004; member of Virginia state senate 19th District; elected 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Smith, Ralph L. — of Howard City, Montcalm County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 25th District, 1958, 1960; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1961; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Montcalm District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Smith, Ralph Tyler (1915-1972) — also known as Ralph T. Smith — of Alton, Madison County, Ill. Born in Granite City, Madison County, Ill., October 6, 1915. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1955-69; Speaker of the Illinois State House of Representatives, 1967-69; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1968; U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1969-70; defeated, 1970. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Elks; Eagles; Moose; Freemasons; Shriners; Optimist Club. Died in Alton, Madison County, Ill., August 13, 1972 (age 56 years, 312 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Sunset Hill Cemetery, Edwardsville, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Smith, Ralph W. — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ralph W. (b. 1930) — of West Hamlin, Lincoln County, W.Va. Born in West Hamlin, Lincoln County, W.Va., August 8, 1930. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Lincoln County, 1957-58. Methodist. Still living as of 1958.
  Smith, Ramey — of Ava, Douglas County, Mo. Republican. Chair of Douglas County Republican Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Randle Jasper (1908-1962) — also known as R. Jasper Smith — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Born in Campbell, Dunklin County, Mo., July 25, 1908. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state senate, 1943-54 (20th District 1943-46, 30th District 1947-54); U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Missouri, 1956-62; died in office 1962. Died January 8, 1962 (age 53 years, 167 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Smith, Randolph — of Flora, Clay County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Randolph — of Monticello, Wayne County, Ky. Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state house of representatives 53rd District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Smith, Randy See Norman Randy Smith
  Smith, Randy E. — of Terra Alta, Preston County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 53rd District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Smith, Randy Lewis — of Conroe, Montgomery County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Conroe, Tex., 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Smith, Ransford — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah Territory, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ravon — of Concord, Cabarrus County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Smith, Ray B. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 38th District, 1915; candidate for New York state assembly from Onondaga County 3rd District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ray F. — of Cortland, Cortland County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ray S., Jr. — of Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1956, 1960, 1968. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Rayburn Douglas — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Smith, Raymond See S. Raymond Smith
  Smith, Raymond C. — of Connecticut. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Raymond D. — of California. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 4th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Raymond E. — of Crawford County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 50th District, 1915-18. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Raymond E. — of Pomona, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Raymond F. — of Palatka, Putnam County, Fla. Mayor of Palatka, Fla., 1958-59. Still living as of 1959.
  Smith, Raymond J. — Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1973-74. Still living as of 1974.
  Smith, Raymond L. — of Holland, Ottawa County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 20th Circuit, 1948-67. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Raymond U. — of New Hampshire. U.S. Attorney for New Hampshire, 1922-34. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Mrs. Raymond V. — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Rebecca Beach (b. 1949) — Born in Hopewell, Va., 1949. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1989-. Female. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Smith, Redforn See H. Redforn Smith
  Smith, Reginald C. — Democrat. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 10th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Reginald F. — U.S. Deputy Consul in Chefoo, as of 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Reuben — of Bollinger County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Bollinger County, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Reuben S. — of Marianna, Jackson County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Rex — of Nutter Fort, Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Harrison County Democratic Party, 1969-70. Still living as of 1970.
  Smith, Rex — of Kentucky. Democrat. Elected Kentucky state house of representatives 4th District 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Smith, Rhett Rosenquest — also known as Rhett R. Smith — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas, 2004 (Democratic, 21st District), 2012 (Green, 14th District). Still living as of 2012.
  Smith, Richard (1735-1803) — of New Jersey. Born in Burlington, Burlington County, N.J., March 22, 1735. Delegate to Continental Congress from New Jersey, 1774. Died September 17, 1803 (age 68 years, 179 days). Interment at Natchez City Cemetery, Natchez, Miss.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Smith, Richard — Member of New York state assembly from Cattaraugus, Chautauqua and Niagara counties, 1816-17. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard II — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard — of Robertsville, Franklin County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Franklin County, 1901-06, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard — of Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Richard A. — of Pullman, Whitman County, Wash. Dairy business; mayor of Pullman, Wash., 1951-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard A. — of Bryan, Brazos County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Smith, Richard A. — Republican. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 14th District, 1997. Still living as of 1997.
Richard B. Smith Smith, Richard B. (1878-1937) — also known as Dick Smith — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., August 27, 1878. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County 3rd District, 1924-37; died in office 1937. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Elks; Delta Chi. Suffered a cerebral hemorrhage while at the Citizens Club, and died about an hour later, in Syracuse University Hospital, Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., February 26, 1937 (age 58 years, 183 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Edward C. Smith (1843-1912) and Mary N. (Gannon) Smith (1850-1927); married, June 24, 1903, to Anna Leonard (1880-1921).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
  Smith, Richard B. — Member, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1967-71. Still living as of 1971.
  Smith, Richard C. — of Jefferson, Jefferson County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard G. (1922-1999) — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Born in Clinton, Oneida County, N.Y., September 2, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Bay County, 1953-56; defeated in primary, 1950; circuit judge in Michigan 18th Circuit, 1957-64; appointed 1957; resigned 1964; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1963. Presbyterian. Member, Kiwanis; Elks; American Legion. Died December 4, 1999 (age 77 years, 93 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1947 to Joyce Cummings.
  Smith, Richard H. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 23rd District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard H. — of Rexburg, Madison County, Idaho. Mayor of Rexburg, Idaho, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard H. — of Deep River, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. First selectman of Deep River, Connecticut; elected 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Smith, Richard Harold Fawcett — of New York City (unknown county), N.Y. Honorary Vice-Consul for Great Britain in New York, N.Y., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard J. — of Tioga County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Tioga County, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard J. — of Charles City, Floyd County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard Joyce — of Southport, Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard L. — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1830, 1836. Burial location unknown.
Richard L. Smith Smith, Richard L. (b. 1833) — of Ree Heights, Hand County, S.Dak. Born in Jennings County, Ind., April 26, 1833. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; superintendent of Indian schools, 1869-72; rancher; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 24th District, 1903-06. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Smith, Richard M. — of Grants Pass, Josephine County, Ore. Mayor of Grants Pass, Ore., 1979. Still living as of 1979.
  Smith, Richard P. — of Warren County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Warren County, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard P. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard W. — of Center Groton, Groton, New London County, Conn. Postmaster at Center Groton, Conn., 1836-44. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard W. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard W. — of Jackson County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 4th District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Richard W. — of Indiana. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 2nd District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Smith, Ridg — of O'Fallon, St. Clair County, Ill. Mayor of O'Fallon, Ill., 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Riley W. — of Winsted, Litchfield County, Conn. First selectman of Winchester, Connecticut, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Rob — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 73rd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Smith, Robert (1757-1842) — of Maryland. Born in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa., November 3, 1757. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; lawyer; Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1789; member of Maryland state senate, 1793-95; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1796-1800; U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1801-09; U.S. Secretary of State, 1809-11. Presbyterian. Died in Baltimore, Md., November 26, 1842 (age 85 years, 23 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Samuel Smith (1752-1839).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Smith, Robert — of Franklin County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 15th District, 1819-23. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839; member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1843. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert (1802-1867) — of Alton, Madison County, Ill. Born in New Hampshire, 1802. Democrat. Member of Illinois state legislature, 1840; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1843-49, 1857-59 (1st District 1843-49, 8th District 1857-59). Died in 1867 (age about 65 years). Interment at Alton Cemetery, Alton, Ill.
  Relatives: Nephew of Jeremiah Smith (1759-1842) and Samuel Smith.
  Political family: Smith family of Peterborough, New Hampshire.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Smith, Robert — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert — of Saline County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Saline County 2nd District, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert — of Palouse, Whitman County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1932, 1936 (alternate), 1940 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert — of Fryeburg, Oxford County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert, Jr. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Smith, Robert — of Allentown, Lehigh County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Smith, Robert — of Vienna, Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Smith, Robert A. — of Honesdale, Wayne County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Honesdale, Pa., 1864-70, 1870-83. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert A. (1827-1913) — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Boonville, Warrick County, Ind., June 13, 1827. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1880, 1888; mayor of St. Paul, Minn., 1887-92, 1894-96, 1900-08; postmaster at St. Paul, Minn., 1896-1900. Methodist. English ancestry. Died in Ramsey County, Minn., February 12, 1913 (age 85 years, 244 days). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert A. — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1916; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert A. — of East Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haddam, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert A. — of Keene, Cheshire County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Keene 4th Ward, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert A. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 2nd District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Smith, Robert Barnwell See Robert Barnwell Rhett
  Smith, Robert Brandon III — of Charlottesville, Va. Independent candidate for Virginia state house of delegates 57th District, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Smith, Robert Bruce (1901-1985) — also known as Robert B. Smith — of Newport News, Va. Born in New York, May 1, 1901. Newspaper executive; mayor of Newport News, Va., 1956-58. Died April 29, 1985 (age 83 years, 363 days). Interment at Peninsula Memorial Park, Newport News, Va.
  Relatives: Married to Margaret Coleman (1906-1991).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Smith, Robert Burns (1854-1908) — also known as Robert B. Smith — of Montana. Born in Hickman County, Ky., December 29, 1854. Delegate to Montana state constitutional convention, 1884; defeated, 1889; U.S. Attorney for Montana, 1885-89; Governor of Montana, 1897-1901. Died November 16, 1908 (age 53 years, 323 days). Interment at Conrad Memorial Cemetery, Kalispell, Mont.
  Presumably named for: Robert Burns
  Smith, Robert C. — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 2nd District, 1961; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 2nd District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Smith, Robert C. (b. 1941) — also known as Bob Smith — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H.; Wolfeboro, Carroll County, N.H.; Tuftonboro, Carroll County, N.H. Born in Trenton, Mercer County, N.J., March 30, 1941. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War; school teacher; real estate business; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 1st District, 1985-90; defeated, 1980, 1982; resigned 1990; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1988; U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1990-2003; defeated, 2002. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  Smith, Robert Charles (b. 1923) — also known as Robert C. Smith — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Born in Fulton, Callaway County, Mo., August 16, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; lawyer; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Boone County; mayor of Columbia, Mo., 1961-63; chair of Boone County Democratic Party, 1967. Baptist. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Phi Delta Phi; Delta Sigma Rho. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 4, 1945, to Jean Durant.
  Smith, Robert D. — Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert D., Jr. (b. 1914) — of Arkansas. Born in 1914. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas, 1962-67. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert F. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Smith, Robert Freeman (b. 1931) — also known as Robert F. Smith; Bob Smith — of Burns, Harney County, Ore. Born in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., June 16, 1931. Republican. Rancher; member of Oregon state house of representatives, 1960-72; Speaker of the Oregon State House of Representatives, 1968-72; member of Oregon state senate, 1972-82; delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1972, 1980; U.S. Representative from Oregon 2nd District, 1983-95, 1997-99. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Smith, Robert G. — also known as Bob Smith — Democrat. Member of New Jersey state senate 17th District; elected 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Smith, Robert H. — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County 1st District, 1886-87. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert Hardy (1813-1878) — also known as Robert H. Smith — of Alabama. Born in Camden County, N.C., March 21, 1813. Member of Alabama state legislature, 1849; member of Alabama state senate, 1851; Delegate from Alabama to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861-62; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; candidate for Representative from Alabama in the Confederate Congress 9th District, 1863. Died in Mobile, Mobile County, Ala., March 13, 1878 (age 64 years, 357 days). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Mobile, Ala.
  Smith, Robert J. (born c.1884) — of South Manchester, Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Manchester, Hartford County, Conn., about 1884. Republican. Real estate and insurance business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Manchester, 1919-23; member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1925-31. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert J. — of New York. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 32nd District, 1940, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert J. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Republican. Judge, Missouri Springfield Court of Appeals; elected 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert J. — American candidate for U.S. Senator from Utah, 1988; American candidate for U.S. Representative from Utah 3rd District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Smith, Robert J. — Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly 4th District; elected 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Smith, Robert K. — of Texas. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1868 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert L. — of Kenova, Wayne County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Wayne County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert L. — of West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Smith, Robert Lee (b. 1860) — also known as Robert L. Smith — of Stannard, Caledonia County, Vt. Born in Clinton, Worcester County, Mass., October 14, 1860. Republican. Lumber dealer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Stannard, 1888. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert M. — of Lynchburg, Highland County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Robert Mills — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Conservative. Candidate for New York state assembly 5th District, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Smith, Robert O. — U.S. Vice Commercial Agent (Vice Consul) in Chatham, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert P. — of White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of White Plains, N.Y., 1934-35. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert Powell (b. 1929) — Born in 1929. U.S. Ambassador to Malta, 1974; Ghana, 1976; Liberia, 1979. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Smith, Robert R., Jr. — of Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert R. — of Millbrae, San Mateo County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Robert R. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 27th District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Smith, Robert S. — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Smith, Robert Solwin (b. 1924) — also known as Robert S. Smith — of Washington, D.C. Born in 1924. U.S. Ambassador to Ivory Coast, 1974-76. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Smith, Robert T. — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Born in Alabama. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1868, 1876; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1877-79. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert T. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert W. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Charlotte, N.C., 1903-07. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Robert W. — of Marceline, Linn County, Mo. Democrat. Physician; mayor of Marceline, Mo., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Smith, Robin (born c.1963) — of Hixson, Hamilton County, Tenn.; Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Born about 1963. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 2004, 2008; Tennessee Republican state chair, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Smith, Robinson W. — of Laconia, Belknap County, N.H. Mayor of Laconia, N.H., 1939-45, 1951-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Rod — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Florida, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Smith, Roderick E. — of Romulus Township (now Romulus), Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968; supervisor of Romulus Township, Michigan, 1969-70; candidate for mayor of Romulus, Mich., 1970. Member, Kiwanis. Still living as of 1970.
  Smith, Roderick S. — of Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Simsbury; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Rodman See S. Rodman Smith
  Smith, Rodney — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Mayor of Columbia, Mo., 1986-89. Still living as of 1989.
  Smith, Roger — of Bend, Deschutes County, Ore. Mayor of Bend, Ore., 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Smith, Roger N. — of Milford, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Milford, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roger W. — of Canton Township, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for supervisor of Canton Township, Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Ronald C. (b. 1933) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Lombard, DuPage County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., 1933. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 13th District, 1969-70; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Member, American Bar Association. Still living as of 2004.
  Smith, Ronald P. — of Alma, Gratiot County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Gratiot County, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Smith, Roscoe — of McKenzie, Carroll County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roslyn — of Far Rockaway, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Ross C. — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Rothacker — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1946; member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roy — of Virginia Beach, Va. Mayor of Virginia Beach, Va., 1934-40. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roy — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roy See W. Roy Smith
  Smith, Roy (b. 1924) — of Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Livingston, Overton County, Tenn., February 12, 1924. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; analyst for Ford Motor Company; supervisor of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, 1959-66; member of Michigan state house of representatives 52nd District, 1967-72, 1975-82; defeated, 1962 (Washtenaw County 2nd District), 1972 (22nd District); Saline city administrator, 1973-74; candidate for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1982. Baptist or Church of Christ. Member, American Legion; Freemasons. Still living as of 1982.
  Relatives: Married 1949 to Shirley Sanford.
  Smith, Roy B. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roy C. — of Holbrook, Norfolk County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roy H. — of Tucumcari, Quay County, N.M. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1932, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roy J. — of Spirit Lake, Dickinson County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa state house of representatives from Dickinson County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roy M. — of Norman, Cleveland County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roy P. — of Clarksville, Montgomery County, Tenn. Postmaster at Clarksville, Tenn., 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Roy W. — of York County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 28th District, 1954, 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Royal — Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Smith, Royce E. — of Belleville, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Kentucky. Democrat. Mayor of Belleville, Mich., 1969-71; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Rozelle — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Smith, Rubye — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 12th District, 1942, 1944; candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1946; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1948; candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1952. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Russ See W. Russ Smith
  Smith, Russell — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 16th District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Russell — of Cambridge, Dorchester County, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Russell Evans (1908-1990) — Born in Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont., November 16, 1908. U.S. District Judge for Montana, 1966-79; took senior status 1979. Died March 29, 1990 (age 81 years, 133 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Smith, Russell H. — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Oklahoma, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Smith, Russell P., Jr. — of Cambridge, Dorchester County, Md. Mayor of Cambridge, Md., 1952-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Russell V. — of Minnesota. Democrat. Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 1st District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Smith, Ruth W. — of Lakewood, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Smith, Mrs. Rutledge — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1944, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Smith, Ryan Milo — also known as R. Milo Smith — of Lexington, Lexington County, S.C. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state senate from Lexington County, 1941-52; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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