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STANWOOD (Soundex S353) — See also STAN, STANWORTH, TANWEER, VANWOERKOM, VANWOERT, VANWORDEN, VANWORMER, WOOD.

  STANWOOD: See also De Alva Stanwood Alexander — James Gillespie Blaine — Robert Couch — Stanwood R. Duval, Jr. — Stanwood A. Murphy — Aaron Augustus Sargent
  Stanwood, James H. — of Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine. Postmaster at Waldoboro, Maine, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Stanwood, L. A. — of Oklahoma. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 4th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Stanwood, Victor F. W. — U.S. Consular Agent in Andakabe, as of 1884-88. Burial location unknown.


STANWORTH (Soundex S356) — See also BURNWORTH, DONWORTH, HAINWORTH, KENWORTHEY, KENWORTHY, LEAVENWORTH, STANWOOD, TANWEER, VANWOERKOM, VANWOERT, VANWORDEN, VANWORMER, WORTH.

  Stanworth, Ward — U.S. Vice Consul in Chatham, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.


STANYAN (Soundex S355) — See also ANYAN, BOUSTANY, BUNYAN, DELAMONTANYA, MUNYAN, RUNYAN, SIITONEN, STAN, STANYARNE, STANYO, STANYON, STONINA.

  Stanyan, Leland E. — of Goffstown, Hillsborough County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Goffstown, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


STANYARNE (Soundex S356) — See also BOUSTANY, BROWNYARD, DELAMONTANYA, ENYART, INYART, MINYARD, PINYARD, SINYARD, STANYAN, STANYO, STANYON, VINYARD, YARNAL, YARNALL, YARNELL, YARNELLE, YARNEVIC, YARNO.

  STANYARNE: See also Stanyarne Wilson


STANYO (Soundex S350) — See also ANYON, BANYON, BOUSTANY, KANYO, LANYON, MANYOKY, STAINO, STAN, STANA, STANYAN, STANYARNE, STANYON, STENY, STONEY, STOYAN.

  Stanyo, Pat — of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


STANYON (Soundex S355) — See also ANYON, BANYON, BOUSTANY, KANYO, LANYON, MANYOKY, SIITONEN, STAN, STANYAN, STANYARNE, STANYO, STONINA.

  Stanyon, Frank, Sr. — of Wells, Hamilton County, N.Y. Republican. Chair of Hamilton County Republican Party, 1927. Burial location unknown.


STANZAK (Soundex S352) — See also CASTANZO, COSTANZA, COSTANZO, DICOSTANZO, SETENCICH, STAN, STANCIK, STANCZAK, STANSKY, STANZIALE, STANZIONE, STAZAK, VITANZA, ZATINSKY.

  Stanzak, Ronald S. — of Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 11th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.


STANZIALE (Soundex S352) — See also ANNUNZIATO, ARGENZIANO, BIALECKI, CASTANZO, COSTANZA, COSTANZO, DICOSTANZO, DZIALO, DZIALYNSKI, GENIALE, IMPERIALE, LATTANZI, LATTANZIO, SATRIALE, SPEZIALE, STANCIL, STANSEL, STANSELL, STANZAK, STANZIONE, STENCEL, STENCIL, STINZIANO, STONSILL, TANZI, VIALE.

  Stanziale, Charles A. — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1932; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1952. Burial location unknown.


STANZIONE (Soundex S352) — See also BENZION, CASTANZO, COSTANZA, COSTANZO, DICOSTANZO, ESTENSON, LATTANZI, LATTANZIO, STANZAK, STANZIALE, STEANSON, STEINSON, STENSON, STINSON, STINZIANO, TANZI, ZION, ZIONCHECK, ZIONCZEWSKI.

  Stanzione, Janice — of Toms River, Ocean County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


STAPEL (Soundex S314) — See also APEL, SLATAPER, STAPELTON, STAPLE, STAPLEY, STIEPEL, STOEPPEL, STOPPEL.

  Stapel, Henry F. — of Rock Port, Atchison County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Atchison County, 1907-08; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Stapel, Mrs. John — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stapel, John C. — of Atchison County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Atchison County, 1918. Burial location unknown.


STAPELTON (Soundex S314) — See also ELTON, PELTON, SLATAPER, STAPEL, STAPLETON.

  Stapelton, John B. — of Floydada, Floyd County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


STAPF (Soundex S310) — See also STAFF, STAPP, STAUF, STEFFE, STIEF, STIFF, STIFT, STOFF.

  Stapf, Harlow A. — of Willard, Huron County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


STAPLE (Soundex S314) — See also STAPEL, STAPLEFORD, STAPLER, STAPLES, STAPLETON, STAPLEY, STAPLIN, STIEPEL, STOEPPEL, STOPPEL, TAPLEY.

  Staple, G. H. — of Edna, Jackson County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives 87th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.


STAPLEFORD (Soundex S314) — See also APPLEFORD, LEFOR, LEFORS, SHACKLEFORD, STAPLE, STAPLER, STAPLES, STAPLETON, STAPLEY, STAPLIN, TAPLEY, WILLEFORD.

  STAPLEFORD: See also John Clayton Allen


STAPLER (Soundex S314) — See also PLASTER, STABLER, STAPLE, STAPLEFORD, STAPLES, STAPLETON, STAPLEY, STAPLIN, TAPLEY.

  Stapler, J. R. See John Richard Stapler
  Stapler, John Richard (died c.1968) — also known as J. R. Stapler — of Pedro Miguel, Canal Zone (now Panama); Balboa, Canal Zone (now Panama). Born in Valdosta, Lowndes County, Ga. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Canal Zone, 1924 (alternate), 1928. Irish ancestry. Died about 1968. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Irene Kidston.


STAPLES (Soundex S314) — See also CAPLES, MAPLES, NAPLES, STABLES, STAPLE, STAPLEFORD, STAPLER, STAPLETON, STAPLEY, STAPLIN, TAPLEY, WAPLES.

  STAPLES: See also Eugene Hale — Clarence Hale — Thomas Staples Martin — Holman Staples Melcher — John Milton Thayer — Herbert Walter Trafton
  Staples, A. H. — of Stuart, Patrick County, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, A. N. — of Delaware Water Gap, Monroe County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Mrs. A. P. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Abram P. — Democrat. Member of Virginia state senate 21st District, 1928-35; Virginia state attorney general; elected 1937. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Arthur G. — of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine; Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1904 (alternate), 1912 (alternate), 1916 (alternate), 1924, 1932 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Bob See Robert K. Staples
  Staples, C. F. — of Steep Falls, Standish, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at Steep Falls, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, C. F. — of Mendota, Dakota County, Minn. Member of Minnesota railroad and warehouse commission, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Calvin — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives from New Bedford; elected 1842, 1843, 1845, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, D. J. — of Staples Branch (unknown county), Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, David — Member of New York state assembly from Sullivan and Ulster counties, 1814-15, 1817-18. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, David — Libertarian. Candidate for Georgia public service commission 5th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Staples, David H. — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1940, 1944; candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Earl — of Carrollton, Carroll County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Edward W. — of Biddeford, York County, Maine. Democrat. Mayor of Biddeford, Maine, 1883-85, 1890-93; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Frederic See J. Frederic Staples
  Staples, George McDade (b. 1947) — also known as George M. Staples — of Kentucky. Born in Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., 1947. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Rwanda, 1999-2001; Cameroon, 2001; Equatorial Guinea, 2001. Still living as of 2007.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Staples, Gloria — of Lawrenceburg, Anderson County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Staples, Harry L. — of South Eliot, Eliot, York County, Maine. Postmaster at South Eliot, Maine, 1901-31. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Hiram L. — of Bowery Beach, South Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at Bowery Beach, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, J. Frederic — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 1st District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Staples, J. H. — of Berkeley County, W.Va. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Berkeley County, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Jan Martens (born c.1946) — also known as Jan Staples — of Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland County, Maine. Born about 1946. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Maine, 2003; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Staples, John Norman (1846-1920) — also known as John N. Staples — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Born in Patrick County, Va., June 13, 1846. Democrat. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1874-76; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1876, 1880; member of North Carolina state senate 24th District, 1881; Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1884. Episcopalian. Died in Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C., December 13, 1920 (age 74 years, 183 days). Interment at Green Hill Cemetery, Greensboro, N.C.
  Relatives: Second cousin once removed of Samuel Granville Staples (1821-1895) and Waller Redd Staples.
  Political family: Staples family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Staples, Joseph W. — of Stuart, Patrick County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Orville — of Rush Hill, Audrain County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Audrain County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, R. S. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Ralph — of South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at South Bend, Ind., 1853-60. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Robert — of Monroe County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 3rd District, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Robert. G. — of Portsmouth, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Portsmouth, Va., 1876-84. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Robert K. — also known as Bob Staples — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Staples, S. L. — of Smithville, Bastrop County, Tex. Member of Texas state senate 19th District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Samuel Granville (1821-1895) — also known as Samuel G. Staples — of Patrick County, Va. Born in 1821. Delegate to Virginia secession convention, 1861. Died in 1895 (age about 74 years). Interment at Fair View Cemetery, Roanoke, Va.
  Relatives: Brother of Waller Redd Staples; second cousin once removed of John Norman Staples (1846-1920).
  Political family: Staples family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Staples, Samuel O. — of Framingham, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twentieth Middlesex District, 1905; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, Todd — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Republican. Member of Texas state house of representatives 11th District; elected 1996; elected unopposed 1998; member of Texas state senate 3rd District; elected 2000, 2002; Texas commissioner of agriculture; elected 2006, 2010; delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Staples, Waller Redd (1826-1897) — of Virginia. Born in Patrick Court House (now Stuart), Patrick County, Va., February 24, 1826. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1853-54; Delegate from Virginia to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861-62; Representative from Virginia in the Confederate Congress, 1862-65; justice of Virginia state supreme court, 1870-82. Died in Christiansburg, Montgomery County, Va., August 20, 1897 (age 71 years, 177 days). Interment at Fair View Cemetery, Roanoke, Va.
  Relatives: Brother of Samuel Granville Staples; cousin by marriage of William Ballard Preston; second cousin once removed of John Norman Staples (1846-1920).
  Political family: Staples family of Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Staples, Waymon N. (1825-1893) — of Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Born in Tennessee, 1825. Mayor of Corpus Christi, Tex., 1860. Died May 2, 1893 (age about 67 years). Interment at Old Bayview Cemetery, Corpus Christi, Tex.
  Staples, Willard I., Jr. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Staples, William E. — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Fourth Berkshire District, 1923-24; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.


STAPLETON (Soundex S314) — See also APPLETON, PLETTEN, PLETZ, POPPLETON, STAPELTON, STAPLE, STAPLEFORD, STAPLER, STAPLES, STAPLEY, STAPLIN, TAPLEY, TEMPLETON, TRIPLETT.

  STAPLETON: See also Edwin Stapleton Conway — James Philip Gaffney — Walter Franklin George — Donald Jay Irwin — May Stapleton Reilly — George Willmot Renchard — J. Stapleton Roy
  Stapleton, Andrew L. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Maryland 4th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Stapleton, Benjamin F. (b. 1873) — of Denver, Colo. Born in Paintsville, Johnson County, Ky., November 12, 1873. Democrat. Colonel in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; postmaster at Denver, Colo., 1915-21; oil business; mayor of Denver, Colo., 1923-31, 1935-47; Colorado state auditor, 1933-35; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1940. Member, Freemasons; Ku Klux Klan. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1917 to Mabel Freeland.
  Stapleton, Charles William (1851-1935) — also known as Charles W. Stapleton — of Morrisville, Madison County, N.Y. Born in Hamilton, Madison County, N.Y., November 23, 1851. Lawyer; Madison County Clerk, 1885-91; member of New York state senate 24th District, 1894-95. Died in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., December 6, 1935 (age 84 years, 13 days). Interment somewhere in Hamilton, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married, June 29, 1912, to Genevieve Cameron Bishop (1878-1966).
  Stapleton, Craig (born c.1945) — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Born about 1945. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Stapleton, Craig Robert (b. 1945) — Born in 1945. U.S. Ambassador to Czechoslovakia, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Stapleton, Debbie (born c.1947) — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Born about 1947. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Stapleton, Edmond J. — of Pittsfield, Merrimack County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Pittsfield, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, Fielding — of Albany, Gentry County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Gentry County Democratic Party, 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, George P. — of Texas City, Galveston County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Texas City, Tex., 1992, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Stapleton, Isaac — of Harrison, Boone County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, James F. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Stapleton, Luke D. (1869-1923) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., December 11, 1869. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1904; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1908-17; defeated, 1906; appointed 1908; resigned 1917; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, 1913-17. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Delta Phi; Knights of Columbus. Died, from pneumonia, in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., February 12, 1923 (age 53 years, 63 days). Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Stapleton and Catharine (Quinn) Stapleton; married, August 29, 1893, to Catharine F. Nowlen.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Stapleton, Luke H. — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cheshire; elected 1936; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, Marilyn A. — of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virgin Islands, 1996, 2008; Virgin Islands Democratic Party vice-chair, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Stapleton, Matthew N. — Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Iron, Oneida and Vilas counties, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, Maynard See W. Maynard Stapleton
  Stapleton, P. J. — Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 37th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, Patrick James (1924-2001) — also known as Patrick J. Stapleton — of Indiana, Indiana County, Pa. Born in Indiana, Indiana County, Pa., January 7, 1924. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 41st District, 1969-2000; defeated, 1964. Catholic. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Knights of Columbus. Died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., March 13, 2001 (age 77 years, 65 days). Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, Rudy E. — of Swanton, Fulton County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, Sheryl Williams — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 2000, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Stapleton, Thomas — of Coteau (now part of Les Coteaux), Quebec. Born in Canada. U.S. Consular Agent in Coteau, 1896-99. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, W. Maynard — U.S. Vice Consul in Sydney, as of 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, Walter — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Stapleton, Walter King (b. 1934) — also known as Walter K. Stapleton — Born in Cuthbert, Randolph County, Ga., 1934. U.S. District Judge for Delaware, 1970-85; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, 1985-99; took senior status 1999. Still living as of 1999.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Stapleton, Warren B. — of Lewisburg, Union County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Lewisburg, Pa., 1963-73 (acting, 1963-65). Still living as of 1973.
  Stapleton, William F. — of Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Holyoke, Mass., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


STAPLEY (Soundex S314) — See also APLEY, RAPLEY, SHAPLEY, STABLEY, STALEY, STAMPLEY, STAPEL, STAPLE, STAPLEFORD, STAPLER, STAPLES, STAPLETON, STAPLIN, STIEPEL, STOEPPEL, STOPPEL, TAPLEY.

  Stapley, Don — of Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Stapley, Lewis G. — of Geneseo, Livingston County, N.Y. Republican. Farmer; automobile dealer; member of New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1922-26. Burial location unknown.


STAPLIN (Soundex S314) — See also APLIN, CAPLIN, CAPLING, CAPLINGER, CHAPLIN, CHAPLINE, KAPLINSKI, NAPLIN, PLIN, STAPLE, STAPLEFORD, STAPLER, STAPLES, STAPLETON, STAPLEY, TAPLIN.

  Staplin, George, Jr. — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Jefferson County, 1928. Burial location unknown.


STAPP (Soundex S310) — See also PAST, PATTS, SAPP, SPATT, STAPF, STAUP, STEPP, STIPP, STOPP, TAPP, TAPPAN, TAPPEN, TAPPEY, TAPPIN, TAPPING.

  STAPP: See also Joseph Helon Christy — Francis Marion Cockrell — Milton Stapp Robinson
  Stapp, Albert — of Homewood, Jefferson County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1948 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stapp, D. M. — of La Salle, Jackson County, Tex. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Stapp, Elijah — Delegate to Texas Republic Republic constitutional convention from District of Jackson, 1836; signer, Texas Declaration of Independence, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Stapp, James T. — of Illinois. Illinois state auditor of public accounts, 1831-35. Burial location unknown.
  Stapp, Milton — of Madison, Jefferson County, Ind. Whig. Lieutenant Governor of Indiana, 1828-31; delegate to Whig National Convention from Indiana, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Stapp, Milton — of Galveston, Galveston County, Tex. Born in Kentucky. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 1st Texas District, 1867. Burial location unknown.


STAR (Soundex S360) — See also ARTS, COSTAR, OBERSTAR, RATTS, STAIR, STAN, STARACE, STARAHA, STARBIRD, STARBUCK, STARCHER, STARCKE, STAREK, STARGELL, STARIHA, STARIN, STARING, STARK, STARKE, STARKEY, STARKS, STARKY, STARLING, STARMAN, STARN, STARNE, STARNER, STARNES, STARR, STARRATT, STARRET, STARRETT, STARRY, STARS, STARSKY, START, STARTIN, STARUCH, STARZL, STAYER, STEHR, TRASS, WISTAR.

  STAR: See also Comfort Star Burlingame
  Star, Solomon — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 49th District, 1889-90; member of South Dakota state senate 38th District, 1893-94; President pro tempore of the South Dakota State Senate, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Star, The Lone: See John Strother Pendleton


STARACE (Soundex S362) — See also ARACELI, ARACELIS, CASERTA, GOLDARACENA, RACE, STAR, STARAHA.

  Starace, Armand J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1964, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


STARAHA (Soundex S360) — See also ARAH, FARAH, GARAHAN, SARAH, STAR, STARACE, STARIHA, VARAH.

  Staraha, John C. — of Wayne County, Mich. America First candidate for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


STARBIRD (Soundex S361) — See also BIRD, STAR, STARBUCK, TARBELL, TARBLE, TARBOUS, TARBOX, TARBURTON, TARBUTTON.

  Starbird, C. R. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 4th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starbird, Charles M. — of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Starbird, George A. — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Mayor of San Jose, Calif., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


STARBUCK (Soundex S361) — See also ARBUCKLE, AVERBUCK, BUCK, CARBUCCIA, OSTERBACK, SATERBAK, SAUERBUCK, STAR, STARBIRD, STROBACH, STROBECK, TARBELL, TARBLE, TARBOUS, TARBOX, TARBURTON, TARBUTTON.

  Starbuck, Charles — Member of New York state assembly from Washington and Warren counties, 1813-14. Burial location unknown.
  Starbuck, D. H. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, 1870-72; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina, 1870-76. Burial location unknown.
  Starbuck, George Benjamin (1866-1931) — also known as George B. Starbuck — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., August 24, 1866. Bookkeeper; U.S. Vice Consul in Cienfuegos, 1915-29. Died in Cienfuegos, Cuba, August 5, 1931 (age 64 years, 346 days). Interment at Tomas Acea Cemetery, Cienfuegos, Cuba.
  Relatives: Son of George H. Starbuck and Emeline (Watson) Starbuck; married to Carolina Aguero; third cousin of Wharton Barker (1846-1921).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Bache-Dallas family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Starbuck, Henry R. — of Forsyth County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate 27th District, 1909-12. Burial location unknown.
  Starbuck, James — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1804-05. Burial location unknown.
  Starbuck, James F. — Democrat. Member of New York state senate 18th District, 1876-77; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Starbuck, W. D. L. — of New York. Lawyer; member, Federal Radio Commission, 1929-34. Burial location unknown.
  Starbuck, Mrs. W. T. — of Hohenwald, Lewis County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Starbuck, William R. — of Brownsburg, Hendricks County, Ind. Republican. Acting postmaster at Brownsburg, Ind., 1960-61. Still living as of 1961.


STARCEVIC (Soundex S362) — See also BARICEVIC, KOVACEVICH, STARCHER, STARCKE, TARCISIUS.

  STARCEVIC: See also Elizabeth Starcevic Stanich
  Starcevic, Elizabeth See Elizabeth Starcevic Stanich
  Starcevic, Mary J. (c.1886-1980) — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill.; California. Born about 1886. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for University of Illinois trustee, 1936; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Died in Paramount, Los Angeles County, Calif., 1980 (age about 94 years). Cremated.
  Relatives: Mother of Mathilda M. Deavers (1906?-2002) and Elizabeth Starcevic Stanich.
  Political family: Starcevic-Stanich-Deavers family of California.
  Starcevic, Mathilda M. See Mathilda M. Deavers


STARCHER (Soundex S362) — See also ARCHER, ARCHERS, CHARTERS, CHARTRESS, KARCHER, OESTREICHER, PARCHER, STAR, STARCEVIC, STARCKE, STRECKER, STREICHER, STRICKER, STRIKER, STROECKER, STRYKER, TARCISIUS.

  Starcher, C. W. See Charles Wesley Starcher
  Starcher, Charles Wesley (1867-1947) — also known as C. W. Starcher — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Jackson County, W.Va., March 11, 1867. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1932, 1936. Died in Jackson County, W.Va., April 23, 1947 (age 80 years, 43 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Evans Starcher (1829-1904) and Emily Prudence (Harker) Starcher; married 1895 to Edna Earl Armstrong; second cousin of Edwin M. Starcher; third cousin of Everett Starcher (1879-1959).
  Political family: Starcher family of West Virginia.
  Starcher, Cody A. (born c.1946) — of Marion County, W.Va. Born about 1946. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 31st District; elected 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Starcher, Edwin M. (1865-1931) — of Charles Mix County, S.Dak.; Fairfax, Gregory County, S.Dak.; Wood, Mellette County, S.Dak. Born in Ripley, Jackson County, W.Va., December 25, 1865. Democrat. Charles Mix County State's Attorney; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1912 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias. Died in Mellette County, S.Dak., June 3, 1931 (age 65 years, 160 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Jacob L. Starcher (1832-1911) and Marian Lyn (Webb) Starcher; married, November 11, 1901, to Marion B. Hellenbolt (1875-1967); second cousin of Charles Wesley Starcher; third cousin of Everett Starcher (1879-1959).
  Political family: Starcher family of West Virginia.
  Starcher, Everett (1879-1959) — of Rocksdale, Calhoun County, W.Va.; Spencer, Roane County, W.Va. Born in Rocksdale, Calhoun County, W.Va., November 3, 1879. Democrat. Postmaster; farmer; oil and gas producer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Roane County, 1939-40. Methodist. Member, Odd Fellows; Junior Order. Died in Spencer, Roane County, W.Va., March 17, 1959 (age 79 years, 134 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Julia Ann (Lynch) Starcher (1845-1932) and Wesley Starcher (1849-1905); married, August 19, 1906, to Icy L. Nicholson; third cousin of Edwin M. Starcher (1865-1931) and Charles Wesley Starcher.
  Political family: Starcher family of West Virginia.
  Starcher, Ginny — of Jackson County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 11th District, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Starcher, H. Watson — of Cabell County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1931-32; defeated, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Starcher, Harry — of Spencer, Roane County, W.Va. Mayor of Spencer, W.Va., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starcher, Hazel — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va.; Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Democrat. Secretary of West Virginia Democratic Party, 1964-69; candidate for Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Starcher, Larry V. (b. 1942) — Born in Roane County, W.Va., September 25, 1942. Lawyer; circuit judge in West Virginia, 1977-96; judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1997-. Still living as of 2007.
  Relatives: Married to Rebecca Wiles.
  Starcher, Mark — of Ravenswood, Jackson County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Ravenswood, W.Va., 1864-67. Burial location unknown.
  Starcher, O. L. — of Roane County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Roane County, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Starcher, Rex — of Spencer, Roane County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Roane County Democratic Party, 1975, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Starcher, Robert S. — of Cabell County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Starcher, Mrs. Tracy — of Ripley, Jackson County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Starcher, Tracy T. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va.; Ripley, Jackson County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1940; chair of Jackson County Democratic Party, 1945-46, 1963; candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Jackson County, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Starcher, Watson See H. Watson Starcher


STARCKE (Soundex S362) — See also BERCKEFELDT, BURCKES, GERCKENHEIMER, HURCKES, MARCKEL, MERCKE, STACKER, STAR, STARCEVIC, STARCHER, STARK, STARKE, STIRK, STORCH, STORCK, STORK, STORKE, STURCKE, TARCISIUS.

  Starcke, Max — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


STAREK (Soundex S362) — See also CESTARE, CIATTARELLI, CITARELLA, COTARELO, KASTER, MATARESE, PITTARE, PITTARELLI, STAKER, STANEK, STAR, STARK, STARKE, STARUCH, STORICH, STRAKE, STURROCK, TASKER, TRESKA.

  Starek, Roscoe B. III — Republican. Member, Federal Trade Commission, 1990-97. Still living as of 1997.


STARGELL (Soundex S362) — See also GALSTER, GASTLER, GELL, SLAGTER, STAR, STARGHILL, STURGELL, TARGETT, TARGONSKI.

  Stargell, Mary — of Westland, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 16th District, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


STARGHILL (Soundex S362) — See also ALRIGHTS, COGHILL, CRAIGHILL, STARGELL, TARGETT, TARGONSKI, TOUGHILL, WHITTINGHILL.

  Starghill, Sheila — of Southfield, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.


STARIHA (Soundex S360) — See also CARIHER, HOURIHAN, KERRIHARD, RIHA, RIHACK, SOSTARICH, STAR, STARAHA, STARIN, STARING.

  Stariha, Jack — of Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich. American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Stariha, John C. — of Michigan. American Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


STARIN (Soundex S365) — See also CATARINELLA, CATARINO, SANTARINA, SARTIN, SOSTARICH, STAR, STARIHA, STARING, STARN, STARTIN, STIRONE, STOREN, STRAIN, STYRON.

  STARIN: See also Susan Starin Mojica
  Starin, John Henry (1825-1909) — also known as John H. Starin — of Fultonville, Montgomery County, N.Y. Born in Sammonsville, Montgomery County (now Fulton County), N.Y., August 27, 1825. Republican. Druggist; banker; postmaster; U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1877-81. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., March 21, 1909 (age 83 years, 206 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Fultonville Cemetery, Fultonville, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Myndert Starin (1786-1845) and Rachel (Sammons) Starin (1797-1855); nephew of Simeon Sammons; grandson of Thomas Sammons (1762-1838); second cousin of Cyrus Baldwin Sammons.
  Political family: Sammons family of New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Starin, Patricia — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


STARING (Soundex S365) — See also ARING, CATARINELLA, CATARINO, RING, SANTARINA, SOSTARICH, STAR, STARIHA, STARIN, STARLING, STAURING, STORING.

  Staring, George B. — Independence League candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.


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