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WAAK (Soundex W200) — See also HAAK, WAKE, WEAK.

  Waak, Patricia — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Colorado Democratic state chair, 2008; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


WAAL (Soundex W400) — See also HAAL, LAW, VANDERWAAL, WAALAND, WAALKES, WAHL, WAHLE, WALL, WALLE, WAUL, WEHLE.

  Waal, C. A. — of Manistee, Manistee County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1907; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1912. Burial location unknown.


WAALAND (Soundex W453) — See also ALAND, HAALAND, LAND, LANDAW, VANDERWAAL, WAAL, WAALKES, WAHLUND, WAYLAND, WEHLAND, WEILAND, WEYLAND, WIELAND, WILAND, WILLAND, WYLAND.

  Waaland, Thomas (b. 1911) — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Born in Stavanger, Norway, May 22, 1911. Republican. Naturalized U.S. citizen; glass manufacturing executive; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956. Presbyterian. Member, Tau Beta Pi; Phi Gamma Delta. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Waaland and Anna Marie (Simonsen) Waaland; married, April 30, 1938, to Jean McKinley.


WAALKES (Soundex W422) — See also FALKES, SLAWEK, VANDERWAAL, WAAL, WAALAND, WALKES, WALLICHS, WILCOS, WILKES, WILKS, WILLOCKS.

  Waalkes, Angela J. — of Anchorage, Alaska. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Waalkes, Wallace (died c.1966) — of Kent County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 17th Circuit; elected 1966. Died about 1966. Burial location unknown.


WAAYERS (Soundex W620) — See also AYERS, BAYERS, CLAAY, DEBLAAY, KRAAY, MAYERS, MAYERSOHN, SAWYER, SAYERS, STRAAYER, WAERS.

  Waayers, Gary M. — Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 50th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


WABEKE (Soundex W120) — See also BEKERIS, JERABEK, NEBEKER, PULKRABEK, SCHWABE, VANHOOREBEKE, VANHOORNBEKE, WABESHA, WESTERBEKE, WOBECK, WRABEK.

  Wabeke, Jay A. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 23rd District, 1966; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


WABESHA (Soundex W120) — See also ABESHOUSE, CADABES, JABES, SCHWABE, WABEKE, WIEBUSCH.

  Wabesha: See Rix Robinson


WABISZEWSKI (Soundex W122) — See also ARKUSZEWSKI, CISZEWSKI, FABISZAK, JAKUBISZYN, JANISZEWSKI, JANUSZEWSKI, KIELISZEK, LISZEWSKI, LUKASZEWSKI, MALISZEWSKI, MATUSZEWSKI, MIKLASZEWSKI, OLSZEWSKI, PIETRASZEWSKI, RAWISZER, REMBISZ, SKUBISZ, TOMASZEWSKI.

  Wabiszewski, Frank — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1932. Burial location unknown.


WABO (Soundex W100) — See also BAWO, WAHBA, WAHBY, WEBBO, WEHBA, WEHBY.

  Wabo, Norman S. — of New York. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 24th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WACHENFELD (Soundex W251) — See also ASHENFELTER, LACHENAUER, MACHEN, SACHEN, STRACHEN.

  Wachenfeld, William A. (1889-1969) — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., February 24, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1940; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1946-59. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Kappa Sigma. Died April 22, 1969 (age 80 years, 57 days). Interment at Rosedale Cemetery, Orange, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Wachenfeld and Elisa (Baumann) Wachenfeld; married, February 26, 1925, to Anne Gilmour Weir.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WACHOB (Soundex W210) — See also CHOBY, HEISCHOBER, SCHOB, SCHOBER, WACHOLZ, WECKBAUGH.

  Wachob, William — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 23rd District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.


WACHOLZ (Soundex W242) — See also BUCHOLZ, MACHOL, MACHOLD, MACHOLZ, PACHOLEK, SCHOLZ, WACHOB, WICKLESS.

  Wacholz, Effa Plummer — of Forest City, Winnebago County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wacholz, F. L. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1908. Burial location unknown.


WACHS (Soundex W220) — See also FLACHSENHAR, GACHSTETTER, SACHS, SACHSE, WACHSMAN, WACHSMUTH, WAKS, WASCH, WAX.

  Wachs, Fred B. See Frederick Bernard Wachs
  Wachs, Frederick Bernard (1897-1974) — also known as Fred B. Wachs — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born in Covington, Kenton County, Ky., October 22, 1897. Republican. Newspaper editor; treasurer of Kentucky Republican Party, 1930-67; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1960. Presbyterian. Member, Jaycees; Omicron Delta Kappa; Sigma Delta Chi; Freemasons; Shriners; Kiwanis; Newcomen Society. Died in 1974 (age about 76 years). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Selmar Wachs and Emma (Niemeyer) Wachs; married, October 15, 1919, to Jeanne Faulkner (1896-1985).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WACHSMAN (Soundex W225) — See also FLACHSENHAR, GACHSTETTER, HIGHSMITH, SACHS, SACHSE, WACHS, WACHSMUTH, WAKSMAN, WAXMAN, WOCHSMUTH.

  WACHSMAN: See also Malachy Gerard McCourt


WACHSMUTH (Soundex W225) — See also FLACHSENHAR, GACHSTETTER, HIGHSMITH, NESMUTH, SACHS, SACHSE, SMUT, WACHS, WACHSMAN, WASMUTH, WOCHSMUTH.

  WACHSMUTH: See also Kenneth John O'Connell


WACHT (Soundex W230) — See also DURRWACHTER, THURWACHTER, WACHTEL, WACHTELL, WACHTER, WACHTLER, WACKETT, WATCH, WECHT, WEICHT, WICHITA, WICKETT.

  Wacht, Phanom — of Chico, Butte County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


WACHTEL (Soundex W234) — See also BACHTEL, BECHTEL, BUCHTEL, DURRWACHTER, FECHTEL, FICHTEL, GNICHTEL, MACHTEL, PECHTEL, THURWACHTER, WACHT, WACHTELL, WACHTER, WACHTLER.

  WACHTEL: See also Emery Earl Airy
  Wachtel, Al — of California. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 28th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Wachtel, Arthur (b. 1904) — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., September 24, 1904. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1939-45 (Bronx County 3rd District 1939-44, Bronx County 5th District 1945); member of New York state senate 25th District, 1946-54. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Burial location unknown.
  Wachtel, Joseph — of Grandview, Jackson County, Mo. Mayor of Grandview, Mo., 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Wachtel, Philip — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Wachtel, Philip B. (b. 1851) — of Petoskey, Emmet County, Mich. Born in 1851. Village president of Petoskey, Michigan, 1885-86; Fusion candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1886; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Cheboygan District, 1889-94; Speaker of the Michigan State House of Representatives, 1891-92; mayor of Petoskey, Mich., 1900-01; Democratic candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1900; Democratic candidate for Michigan state senate 29th District, 1910; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wachtel, William — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 3rd District, 1917, 1919, 1922, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WACHTELL (Soundex W234) — See also BACHTEL, BECHTEL, BUCHTEL, DURRWACHTER, FECHTEL, FICHTEL, GNICHTEL, MACHTEL, PECHTEL, TELL, THURWACHTER, WACHT, WACHTEL, WACHTER, WACHTLER.

  Wachtell, F. L. — of Muncie, Delaware County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.


WACHTER (Soundex W236) — See also CARTHEW, DURRWACHTER, PACHTER, SACHTER, SCHACHTER, SCHLACHTER, THURWACHTER, WACHT, WACHTEL, WACHTELL, WACHTLER, WAECHTER, WECHTER, WUCHTER.

  Wachter, Frank Charles (1861-1910) — also known as Frank C. Wachter — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., September 16, 1861. Republican. U.S. Representative from Maryland 3rd District, 1899-1907; candidate for mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1903. Lutheran. Died in Baltimore, Md., July 1, 1910 (age 48 years, 288 days). Interment at Loudon Park Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wachter, Frederick J. — of Winchester, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Winchester, 1912, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Wachter, Lew E. — of Windsor, Windsor County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1920, 1924. Burial location unknown.


WACHTLER (Soundex W234) — See also BECHTLE, BEIGHTLER, DURRWACHTER, FECHTLING, KEIGHTLEY, LIGHTLE, MACHTLEY, SACHTLEBEN, THURWACHTER, WACHT, WACHTEL, WACHTELL, WACHTER.

  Wachtler, Sol — of Manhasset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1972; chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1985-93. In 1993, he was sentenced to 15 months in prison for extortion in connection with his harassment of an ex-lover. Still living as of 1993.
  Books about Sol Wachtler: John M. Caher, King of the Mountain : The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of Chief Judge Sol Wachtler


WACKER (Soundex W260) — See also ACKER, EACKER, HACKER, WACKERMAN, WACKEROW, WACKETT, WALKER, WEICKER, WHICHER, WHICKER, WICKER, WICKRE.

  Wacker, Achibald Albert (1903-1994) — also known as Achibald A. Wacker — of Union, Union County, N.J.; St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla. Born in Elizabeth, Union County, N.J., June 29, 1903. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly, 1942; municipal judge in New Jersey, 1946-57. Lutheran. Member, Lions. Died May 26, 1994 (age 90 years, 331 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William F. Wacker and Annie E. (Hess) Wacker; married, May 14, 1932, to Wilma Ruth Domkos.
  Wacker, Albert C. — of Sturgeon, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wacker, Alexander F. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Progressive. Candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wacker, Arthur A. — of Bergen County, N.J. Conservative. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1961, 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Wacker, Janet Louise — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Wacker, Leonard H. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 8th District, 1940; American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1941. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WACKERMAN (Soundex W265) — See also ACKERMAN, ACKERMANN, ERMAN, SACKERMAN, WACKER, WACKEROW, WACKETT, WALKERMAN.

  Wackerman, Charles, Jr. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 3rd District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Wackerman, John J. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 13th District, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.


WACKEROW (Soundex W260) — See also KERON, PARKERORPORTER, WACKER, WACKERMAN, WACKETT, WEICKER, WHICHER, WHICKER, WICKER, WICKRE.

  Wackerow, Richard — U.S. Vice Consul in Breslau, as of 1904-05. Burial location unknown.


WACKETT (Soundex W230) — See also BLACKETT, BRACKETT, HACKETT, JACKETT, PLACKETT, SACKETT, TACKETT, WACHT, WACKER, WACKERMAN, WACKEROW, WECHT, WEICHT, WICHITA, WICKETT.

  Wackett, Byron F. (b. 1912) — of Watertown, Jefferson County, Wis. Born in Randolph, Columbia County, Wis., March 21, 1912. Republican. Service station operator; mayor of Watertown, Wis., 1946-49; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1953-76 (Jefferson County 1953-72, 39th District 1973-76). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WACKMAN (Soundex W255) — See also HACKMAN, WAKEMAN, WECKMAN, WEEKMAN, WEICHMAN, WICHMAN, WICHMANN, WICKMAN.

  Wackman, George W. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Merchant; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 5th District, 1927-28. Burial location unknown.


WACLAW (Soundex W240) — See also CLAWANS, CLAWSON, HOLTZCLAW, MCCLAWS, MCLAWS, WAKLEY, WEAKLEY, WECLEW, WEEKLEY, WICKLIE.

  WACLAW: See also Waclaw Chotkowski


WACO (Soundex W200) — See also HACO, MACO, WACONGNE, WICKEY.

  WACO: See also Waco Tabor


WACONGNE (Soundex W252) — See also CONG, CONGAR, CONGDON, CONGELTON, CONGEMI, CONGENIALITY, CONGER, CONGLETON, CONGRESS, CONGRESSMAN, DUCONGE, LONGNECKER, WACO.

  Wacongne, Leon — U.S. Vice Consul in Cayenne, as of 1884; U.S. Consul in Cayenne, as of 1897. Burial location unknown.


WADDEL (Soundex W340) — See also ADDELLE, CADDELL, DEWAL, DEWALL, EWALD, LADEW, TWADDELL, WADDELL, WADDEN, WADDEY, WADDILL, WADDLE, WADEL, WALDE.

  WADDEL: See also George Waddel Currie
  Waddel, W. G. See William Garner Waddel
  Waddel, William Garner (1870-1937) — also known as W. G. Waddel — of Webster, Day County, S.Dak. Born in Grant County, Wis., June 29, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; Day County State's Attorney, 1913-16; member of South Dakota state senate 34th District, 1919-22. Methodist. Scottish and German ancestry. Member, Knights of Pythias. Died in Day County, S.Dak., January 24, 1937 (age 66 years, 209 days). Interment at Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Adaville, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of William Warren Waddle (1843-1912) and Elizabeth Ann (Garner) Waddle (1850-1935); brother of Fred Waddle (1881-?); married, July 3, 1900, to Eliza Matilda Otis; fourth cousin of Howard B. Replogle and Luther Irvin Replogle; fourth cousin once removed of Henry Earl Replogle.
  Political family: Replogle family of Pennsylvania.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WADDELL (Soundex W340) — See also ADDELLE, CADDELL, DELL, DEWAL, DEWALL, EWALD, LADEW, TWADDELL, WADDEL, WADDEN, WADDEY, WADDILL, WADDLE, WADEL, WALDE, WEDDELL.

  WADDELL: See also Walter Preston Armstrong — Samuel Waddell Atkinson — Ralph Waddell Cooper — Aurelius Augustus Evans — John Holmes Overton — William P. Stafford — Macon Lenny Weaver
  Waddell, Abram — of Lawrence County, Ohio. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Lawrence County; elected 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, Alfred Moore (1834-1912) — also known as Alfred M. Waddell — of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C. Born in Hillsborough, Orange County, N.C., September 16, 1834. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 3rd District, 1871-79; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1880 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1896; mayor of Wilmington, N.C., 1898-1904. Died in Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., March 17, 1912 (age 77 years, 183 days). Interment at Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington, N.C.
  Presumably named for: Alfred Moore
  Relatives: Cousin by marriage of Samuel Ashe; cousin two different ways of John Baptista Ashe (1748-1802), William Henry Hill, John Baptista Ashe (1810-1857) and William Shepperd Ashe; cousin four different ways of Thomas Samuel Ashe; cousin three different ways of George Davis (1820-1896) and Horatio Davis.
  Political families: Polk family; Ashe-Polk family of North Carolina (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Waddell, Charles L. — Democrat. Member of Virginia state senate 33rd District, 1976-79. Still living as of 1979.
  Waddell, David E. — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Waddell, Edward Irving (1872-1941) — also known as Edward I. Waddell — of Presque Isle, Aroostook County, Maine. Born in 1872. Republican. Postmaster at Presque Isle, Maine, 1922-35. Died in 1941 (age about 69 years). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Presque Isle, Maine.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Waddell, Fred D. — U.S. Vice Consul in Callao-Lima, as of 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, G. N. — of Salina, Saline County, Kan. Mayor of Salina, Kan., 1966-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Waddell, Gary E. — of Pennington Gap, Lee County, Va. Republican. Presidential Elector for Virginia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Waddell, J. D. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, James A. — of Key West, Monroe County, Fla. Mayor of Key West, Fla., 1888-89, 1895-97. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, James F. — of North Carolina. U.S. Consul in Matamoros, 1849-54. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, James Madison, Jr. (1922-2003) — also known as James M. Waddell, Jr. — of Beaufort, Beaufort County, S.C. Born in Boydell, Ashley County, Ark., November 1, 1922. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; insurance business; member of South Carolina state house of representatives from Beaufort County, 1955-58; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1956 (alternate), 1964; member of South Carolina state senate, 1961-76 (Beaufort County 1961-66, 16th District 1967-68, 13th District 1969-72, 15th District 1972-76). Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; American Legion. Died in Columbia, Richland County, S.C., January 15, 2003 (age 80 years, 75 days). Interment at Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, S.C.
  Presumably named for: James Madison
  Relatives: Son of James M. Waddell and Mabel (Gibson) Waddell; married, January 2, 1946, to Natalie Lavis.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Waddell, Kathy — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Waddell, L. R. — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate 17th District, 1870-72, 1874-80. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, Nita — of Hope, Hempstead County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Waddell, Peter H. (b. 1870) — Born in Scotland, 1870. Not U.S. citizen; lawyer; U.S. Consular Agent in Troon, 1896-1911. Scottish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, Preston — of Rockingham, Richmond County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Waddell, Ralph — of Philippi, Barbour County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Barbour County Republican Party, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, Robert — of Wevertown, Warren County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Warren County, 1864, 1876-77; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, Seid — Speaker of the Tennessee State Senate, 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, William — of Albany County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1910, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, William A. — of Amador County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 14th District, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, William B. — of West Chester, Chester County, Pa. Republican. Chief burgess of West Chester, Pennsylvania, 1859-60; member of Pennsylvania state senate 5th District, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Waddell, William R. — of North Creek, Warren County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Warren County, 1905-09. Burial location unknown.


WADDEN (Soundex W350) — See also DEWAN, HADDEN, MADDEN, TWADDELL, WADDEL, WADDELL, WADDEY, WADINE.

  Wadden, W. E. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WADDEY (Soundex W300) — See also GIDDEY, LADDEY, OUIDA, RODDEY, TWADDELL, WADDEL, WADDELL, WADDEN, WADDY, WADY, WAYDE, WEDDA, WEEDA, WIDDI, WOODA, WOODY.

  WADDEY: See also James Waddey Clark


WADDILL (Soundex W340) — See also DILL, IDWAL, WADDEL, WADDELL, WADDINGTON, WADEL.

  Waddill, Abel — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Democrat. Postmaster at Baton Rouge, La., 1835-41. Burial location unknown.
  Waddill, Edmund, Jr. (1855-1931) — of Richmond, Va. Born in Charles City County, Va., May 22, 1855. Republican. Lawyer; Henrico County Judge, 1880-83; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1883-85; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1885-89; U.S. Representative from Virginia 3rd District, 1890-91; defeated, 1886; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1908-21; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, 1921-31; died in office 1931. Died in Richmond, Va., April 9, 1931 (age 75 years, 322 days). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Edmund Waddill and Mary Louisa (Redwood) Waddill; married, December 19, 1878, to Alma C. Mitchell.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Waddill, Hugh T. — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Whig. Postmaster at Baton Rouge, La., 1843-46. Burial location unknown.
  Waddill, J. D. — of Forsyth County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Forsyth County, 1903-06. Burial location unknown.
  Waddill, J. T. — of Kirksville, Adair County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state auditor, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Waddill, James Richard (1842-1917) — also known as James R. Waddill — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Born in Springfield, Greene County, Mo., November 22, 1842. Democrat. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Greene County Prosecuting Attorney, 1874-76; U.S. Representative from Missouri 6th District, 1879-81; defeated, 1880; mining business. Died in Deming, Luna County, N.M., June 14, 1917 (age 74 years, 204 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Deming, N.M.
  Relatives: Married to Rowena Leedy (1845-1921).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Waddill, Ray C. — of Kirksville, Adair County, Mo. Republican. Chair of Adair County Republican Party, 1921, 1926; postmaster at Kirksville, Mo., 1923-36 (acting, 1923-24). Burial location unknown.
  Waddill, Samuel P. — of Henrico County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Henrico County, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.


WADDINGTON (Soundex W352) — See also ADDIN, ADDINGTON, BUDDINGTON, CODDINGTON, EDDINGTON, GLADDING, LUDDINGTON, MADDIN, MCFADDIN, RADDING, REDDINGTON, WADDILL, WEDDINGTON, WHIDDINGTON.

  WADDINGTON: See also Amos Jenkins Peaslee II
  Waddington, James G. — of Salem, Salem County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Waddington, John A. (1911-1981) — of Lower Penns Neck Township (now Pennsville), Salem County, N.J. Born in Salem, Salem County, N.J., May 10, 1911. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1954-55; member of New Jersey state senate, 1956-67 (Salem County 1956-65, District 2 1966-67); defeated, 1967; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1964. Quaker. Died in June, 1981 (age 70 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John R. Waddington and Irene Waddington; married 1933 to Kathryn Mulhern.
  Waddington, Joseph — of Salem County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1863. Burial location unknown.


WADDLE (Soundex W340) — See also ADDLEMAN, ADDLER, DEWAL, DEWALL, EWALD, LADEW, SADDLE, SADDLER, STRADDLE, TWADDLE, WADDEL, WADDELL, WADEL, WALDE, WEDDLE, WEDL, WIDLE, WOODLE.

  WADDLE: See also Edwin Porch Morrow — William Garner Waddel
  Waddle, Fred (b. 1881) — of Roslyn, Day County, S.Dak.; Nutley Township, Day County, S.Dak. Born in Liberty Township, Plymouth County, Iowa, May 27, 1881. Republican. Farmer; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 34th District, 1927-28. Scottish and German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Warren Waddle (1843-1912) and Elizabeth Ann (Garner) Waddle (1850-1935); brother of William Garner Waddel; married, December 27, 1906, to Mattie Brown; fourth cousin of Howard B. Replogle and Luther Irvin Replogle; fourth cousin once removed of Henry Earl Replogle (1885-1971).
  Political family: Replogle family of Pennsylvania.
  Waddle, O. H. See Odolphus Ham Waddle
O. H. Waddle Waddle, Odolphus Ham (1851-1918) — also known as O. H. Waddle — of Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky. Born March 4, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1912. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, December 29, 1918 (age 67 years, 300 days). Interment at Somerset Cemetery, Somerset, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of William Waddle and Maria (Ham) Waddle; married to Mary Austin Hall.
  Image source: The Confederate Veteran (1910)
  Waddle, William G. — of Harrison County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Harrison County, 1873. Burial location unknown.


WADDOUPS (Soundex W312) — See also BADDOUR, DOUPHINETT, MEADDOUGH, MIDDOUR, TOUPS.

  Waddoups, Clark (b. 1946) — Born in Arco, Butte County, Idaho, 1946. U.S. District Judge for Utah, 2008-. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Waddoups, Michael (born c.1948) — of West Jordan, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born about 1948. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


WADDY (Soundex W300) — See also ADDY, CADDY, DADDY, EADDY, GADDY, MADDY, NADDY, OUIDA, PADDY, WADDEY, WADY, WEDDA, WEEDA, WIDDI, WOODA, WOODY.

  WADDY: See also Waddy Elmo Davis — J. Waddy Tate — Waddy Thompson, Jr.
  Waddy, J. W. — of Buena Vista, Va. Postmaster at Buena Vista, Va., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Waddy, John R. — of Norfolk, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Norfolk, Va., 1898-1903. Burial location unknown.
  Waddy, Joseph Cornelius (1911-1978) — Born in Louisa County, Va., May 26, 1911. U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia, 1967-78; died in office 1978. Died August 1, 1978 (age 67 years, 67 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


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