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SWEET (Soundex S300) — See also SWATI, SWEAT, SWEATT, SWEETEN, SWEETHEART, SWEETING, SWEETLAND, SWEETMAN, SWEETON, SWEETPEA, SWEETS, SWEETSER, SWEETZER, SWET, SWETT, SWITH, WEET, WEST.

  SWEET: See also Perry Amherst Carpenter — Jesse Washington Carter — Don Louis Davis — William H. Gallup — Harry Franklin Hawley — Herman Elisha Learned
  Sweet, (need first name) — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Ypsilanti, Mich., 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, A. George III — of Virginia. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 4th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Sweet, Albert — of Dansville, Livingston County, N.Y. Postmaster at Dansville, N.Y., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Arthur G. — of Lyme, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lyme, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, B. J. — of Illinois. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Bernatt — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 15th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Burton Erwin (1867-1957) — also known as Burton E. Sweet — of Waverly, Bremer County, Iowa. Born in Bremer County, Iowa, December 10, 1867. Republican. Lawyer; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1900-04; member of Iowa Republican State Central Committee, 1902-06; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1904; U.S. Representative from Iowa 3rd District, 1915-23; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Iowa, 1922, 1924. Member, Freemasons. Died January 3, 1957 (age 89 years, 24 days). Interment at Harlington Cemetery, Waverly, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Alpheus E. Sweet and Isabelle (Lyon) Sweet.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sweet, Byron See John Byron Sweet
  Sweet, C. A. — of Belle Plaine, Benton County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, C. D. See Charles Dennison Sweet
  Sweet, C. W. — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Mayor of Bozeman, Mont., 1919-21. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Charles C. — of Ossining, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Charles Dennison (b. 1858) — also known as C. D. Sweet — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Born July 16, 1858. Mayor of Orlando, Fla., 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Charles E. — of Dowagiac, Cass County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Charles F. — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Bangor, Maine, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Charles G. — of Washington, Washington County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1952; candidate for mayor of Washington, Pa., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Charles T. — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1919, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Clarence J. — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Cigar dealer; candidate for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Clayton E. — of Wappingers Falls, Dutchess County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Wappingers Falls, N.Y., 1871-79. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Cornelius — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Minister; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, E. — of Waterloo, Seneca County, N.Y. Postmaster at Waterloo, N.Y., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, E. F. — of Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, E. T. — of Menno, Hutchinson County, S.Dak. Farmer; member of South Dakota state senate 7th District, 1897-98, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Edith Mohler — of St. Albans, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Edwin Forrest (1847-1935) — also known as Edwin F. Sweet — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich.; Ojai, Ventura County, Calif. Born in Dansville, Livingston County, N.Y., November 21, 1847. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich., 1904-06; defeated, 1906; U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1911-13; defeated, 1908, 1912; Assistant U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1913-21; candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1916. Episcopalian. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Died in Ojai, Ventura County, Calif., April 2, 1935 (age 87 years, 132 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Sidney Sweet and Hannah (Redmond) Sweet; married, April 26, 1876, to Sophia Fuller (1854-1923).
  Cross-reference: Robert H. Clancy
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sweet, Eleazer D. — of Wappingers Falls, Dutchess County, N.Y. Postmaster at Wappingers Creek, N.Y., 1841-44; Channingville, N.Y., 1849; Wappingers Falls, N.Y., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Elnathan — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. New York state engineer and surveyor, 1884-87. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Esek J. — of Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Stafford, 1908, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Ezra S. — of Owego, Tioga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Tioga County, 1849. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Frank — of Sanilac County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Sanilac County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, G. W. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 20, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, George III See A. George Sweet III
  Sweet, George A. — of Dansville, Livingston County, N.Y. Democrat. Gold Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 30th District, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Glenn See W. Glenn Sweet
  Sweet, Gouverneur M. — of Phoenix, Oswego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oswego County 2nd District, 1884-85. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Griffin — of Fairfield, Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County 1st District, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Halstead — of New York. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Henry R. — of Lafayette, Contra Costa County, Calif. Postmaster at Lafayette, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Henry W. — of Bessemer, Jefferson County, Ala.; Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1944, 1948 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, J. Byron See John Byron Sweet
  Sweet, J. Manley — of Holden, Penobscot County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Penobscot County (10th), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, J. S. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, James — of Otoe County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1864; Nebraska state treasurer, 1869-71. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, James R. — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Mayor of San Antonio, Tex., 1855-56, 1859-62. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Jeremiah — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 4th District, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, John — of California. California superintendent of public instruction, 1863-67. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, John — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1898; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, John — of Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1929; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1930; candidate for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, John Byron — also known as J. Byron Sweet — of Griswold, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Griswold, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, John C. — Member of Minnesota state senate 29th District, 1923-26. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, John Hyde (1880-1964) — also known as John H. Sweet — of Nebraska City, Otoe County, Neb. Born in Milford, Otsego County, N.Y., September 1, 1880. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1932; U.S. Representative from Nebraska 1st District, 1940-41. Died in Community Hospital, Wickenburg, Maricopa County, Ariz., April 4, 1964 (age 83 years, 216 days). Interment at Wyuka Cemetery, Nebraska City, Neb.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Sweet, John S. — of Michigan. American candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1935; American candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 16th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Joseph J. — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Sweet, Leona — Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Fulton and Hamilton counties, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Leonard — of Illinois. Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Lucien F. — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 9th Circuit, 1947-67; appointed 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, M. P. — of Freeport, Stephenson County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Manley See J. Manley Sweet
  Sweet, Martin L. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich., 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Newton — of Greene County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Greene County, 1896-97. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Ossian Haven — also known as Ossian H. Sweet — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican candidate for Michigan state senate, 1932 (2nd District), 1934 (3rd District); candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1950, 1952. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Paul E. — of Plainfield, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. First selectman of Plainfield, Connecticut, 2011-12. Still living as of 2012.
  Sweet, Peter — Democrat. Member of Illinois Democratic State Committee, 1846-48, 1862-64. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Robert Workman (b. 1922) — Born in Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y., 1922. U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1978-91; took senior status 1991. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Sweet, Rufus — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 3rd District, 1882-83. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, S. S. — of Belle Plaine, Benton County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Samuel — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 4th District, 1928; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1944, 1948, 1960. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Sidney — of Dansville, Livingston County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 29th District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Silas — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1870-71. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Sylvanus H. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. New York state engineer and surveyor, 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Sylvester E. (1839-1920) — of Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis. Born in Ontario, 1839. Minister; Prohibition candidate for mayor of Oshkosh, Wis., 1905. Baptist. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis., 1920 (age about 81 years). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Oshkosh, Wis.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Thaddeus C. Sweet Sweet, Thaddeus Campbell (1872-1928) — also known as Thaddeus C. Sweet — of Phoenix, Oswego County, N.Y. Born in Phoenix, Oswego County, N.Y., November 16, 1872. Republican. Paper manufacturer; member of New York state assembly from Oswego County, 1910-20; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1914-20; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916, 1924; U.S. Representative from New York 32nd District, 1923-28; died in office 1928. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Elks. Died as result of an airplane accident in Whitney Point, Broome County, N.Y., May 1, 1928 (age 55 years, 167 days). Interment at Rural Cemetery, Phoenix, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Anthony Wayne Sweet (1827-1905) and Sarah Elizabeth (Campbell) Sweet (1843-1925).
  The Sweet Memorial Building (village hall, built 1929), in Phoenix, New York, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Sweet, W. Glenn — of Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Elmira, N.Y., 1932-33. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, William A. — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, William D. — of Fargo, Cass County, N.Dak. Mayor of Fargo, N.Dak., 1902-04. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, William Ellery (1869-1942) — also known as William E. Sweet — of Denver, Colo. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., January 27, 1869. Investment banker; Governor of Colorado, 1923-25; defeated (Republican), 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1924; Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1926, 1936 (primary). Congregationalist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Kappa Psi. Died in Denver, Colo., May 9, 1942 (age 73 years, 102 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  Relatives: Son of Channing Sweet; married 1892 to Joyeuse L. Fullerton.
  Sweet, William H. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Supervisor of Saginaw Township, Michigan, 1853-54; mayor of Saginaw, Mich., 1870-71, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, William L. — of Seneca County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Seneca County, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, William M. — of Waterloo, Seneca County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Sweet, Willis (1856-1925) — of Moscow, Latah County, Idaho; San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Born in Alburg Springs, Alburg, Grand Isle County, Vt., January 1, 1856. Republican. U.S. Attorney for Idaho, 1889-90; district judge in Idaho, 1889-90; justice of Idaho territorial supreme court, 1889-90; U.S. Representative from Idaho at-large, 1890-95; delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1896; Puerto Rico attorney general, 1903-05; U.S. Attorney for Puerto Rico, 1903-05. Died in San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico, July 9, 1925 (age 69 years, 189 days). Interment at Santurce Cemetery, Santurce, Puerto Rico.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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