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WALBRIDGE (Soundex W416) — See also ALBRIGHT, ALBRITTEN, ALBRITTON, BRIDGE, DELBRIDGE, ELBRIDGE, GALBRISH, GILBRIDE, GILBRIDGE, HALBRITTER, KILBRIDE, RIDGE, SCHWALB, SCHWALBACH, SCHWALBOLD, WALB, WALBANK, WALBERG, WALBERT, WALBORN, WALBY.

  WALBRIDGE: See also Walbridge Abner Field — Charles Humphrey Hamill — Charles Walbridge Hedges — George Walbridge Perkins — Walbridge S. Taft
  Walbridge, Clair Hiram (1880-1970) — also known as Clair H. Walbridge — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in New York, July 15, 1880. Socialist. Linotype operator; newspaper compositor; candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 5th District, 1932, 1933; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 39th District, 1936, 1938. Died in November, 1970 (age 90 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Frank C. Walbridge (born 1854) and Rose M. Walbridge (born 1855); second cousin four times removed of Ebenezer William Walbridge and Henry Sanford Walbridge; third cousin thrice removed of John Jay Walbridge, Martin Olds (1798-1872), David Safford Walbridge and Hiram Walbridge.
  Political families: Greene family of Providence, Rhode Island; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Walbridge, Cyrus Packard (1849-1921) — also known as Cyrus P. Walbridge — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Madrid, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., July 20, 1849. Republican. Carpenter; lawyer; druggist; mayor of St. Louis, Mo., 1893-97; member, Arrangements Committee, Republican National Convention, 1896 ; candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1904. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Royal Arcanum. Died in St. Louis, Mo., May 1, 1921 (age 71 years, 285 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Orlo Judson Walbridge (1814-1880) and Althea Maria (Packard) Walbridge; married, October 9, 1879, to Lizzie Merrell (1851-1912); first cousin twice removed of John Jay Walbridge and David Safford Walbridge; first cousin thrice removed of Ephraim Safford; second cousin twice removed of James Safford and Anson Peacely Killen Safford; second cousin thrice removed of Ebenezer William Walbridge and Henry Sanford Walbridge; third cousin once removed of Robert Crawford Safford; third cousin twice removed of Hiram Walbridge; fourth cousin of Edward L. Safford (1888-1972); fourth cousin once removed of John Hill Walbridge and Henry E. Walbridge.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walbridge, David Safford (1802-1868) — also known as David S. Walbridge — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in Bennington, Bennington County, Vt., July 30, 1802. Hardware merchant; miller; member of Michigan state senate 5th District, 1849-50; postmaster at Kalamazoo, Mich., 1849-53; U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1855-59. Died in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich., June 15, 1868 (age 65 years, 321 days). Interment at Mountain Home Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of David Walbridge (1769-1829) and Isabel (Brush) Walbridge (1771-1804); married, October 23, 1823, to Eliza Taggart (1803-1866); first cousin of John Jay Walbridge; first cousin once removed of Ephraim Safford; first cousin twice removed of Cyrus Packard Walbridge; second cousin of James Safford and Anson Peacely Killen Safford; second cousin once removed of Ebenezer William Walbridge, Henry Sanford Walbridge and Robert Crawford Safford; second cousin twice removed of Edward L. Safford; third cousin of Hiram Walbridge; third cousin once removed of John Hill Walbridge and Henry E. Walbridge (1850-1927); third cousin twice removed of Hiram Augustus Huse; third cousin thrice removed of Clair Hiram Walbridge.
  Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Weeks-Bigelow-Andrew-Prescott family; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walbridge, Ebenezer William (1779-1856) — also known as Ebenezer W. Walbridge — of Lansingburgh (now part of Troy), Rensselaer County, N.Y. Born in Bennington, Bennington County, Vt., October 28, 1779. Lawyer; banker; paper mill business; village president of Lansingburgh, New York, 1809-10, 1838; member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1816-17, 1819-20. Presbyterian. Died in Lansingburgh (now part of Troy), Rensselaer County, N.Y., March 23, 1856 (age 76 years, 147 days). Interment at Troy Cemetery, Troy, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth (Stebbins) Walbridge (1736-1822) and Ebenezer Walbridge (1738-1819); married, January 12, 1805, to Sally Morgan (1787-1824); married, September 25, 1825, to Martha (Russell) Woodward (1789-1874); granduncle of Hiram Walbridge; first cousin of Henry Sanford Walbridge; second cousin once removed of John Jay Walbridge and David Safford Walbridge; second cousin twice removed of John Hill Walbridge and Henry E. Walbridge (1850-1927); second cousin thrice removed of Hiram Augustus Huse and Cyrus Packard Walbridge; second cousin four times removed of Clair Hiram Walbridge; second cousin five times removed of Herbert Edwin Walbridge.
  Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Weeks-Bigelow-Andrew-Prescott family; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walbridge, George — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Toledo, Ohio, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Walbridge, Henry E. (1850-1927) — of St. Johns, Clinton County, Mich. Born in Glover, Orleans County, Vt., March 31, 1850. Lawyer; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 19th District, 1907-08. Died in 1927 (age about 77 years). Interment at Mt. Rest Cemetery, St. Johns, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Walbridge (born 1820) and Zilpha (Allen) Walbridge; half-brother of John Hill Walbridge; first cousin twice removed of Nathan Read; second cousin twice removed of Ebenezer William Walbridge and Henry Sanford Walbridge; third cousin once removed of John Jay Walbridge, John Adams Dix, David Safford Walbridge, Hiram Walbridge (1821-1870), Hiram Augustus Huse and Charles Kirk Tilden; third cousin twice removed of Elijah Hunt Mills; third cousin thrice removed of Timothy Bigelow; fourth cousin of Charles Otis Nason; fourth cousin once removed of Elisha Hunt Allen, Gouverneur Morris, Rufus Heaton, Alexander Wheelock Thayer, John Ogden Bigelow and Cyrus Packard Walbridge.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walbridge, Henry Sanford (1801-1869) — also known as Henry S. Walbridge — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., April 8, 1801. Whig. Member of New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1846; U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1851-53. Died January 27, 1869 (age 67 years, 294 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Ithaca, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Gustavus Walbridge (1755-1828) and Anna (Sanford) Walbridge (1755-1819); married, December 25, 1828, to Susan Huntington Dana (1808-1834); married, July 20, 1836, to Fanny Thompson (1811-1862); married, June 13, 1866, to Matilda Delevan (Smith) Woolley (1811-1873); uncle of Hiram Walbridge; first cousin of Ebenezer William Walbridge; second cousin once removed of John Jay Walbridge and David Safford Walbridge; second cousin twice removed of John Hill Walbridge and Henry E. Walbridge; second cousin thrice removed of Hiram Augustus Huse and Cyrus Packard Walbridge; second cousin four times removed of Clair Hiram Walbridge (1880-1970); second cousin five times removed of Herbert Edwin Walbridge.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walbridge, Herbert Edwin (b. 1878) — also known as Herbert E. Walbridge — of Enfield, Grafton County, N.H. Born in Massachusetts, September 27, 1878. Republican. Wool percher; postmaster; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Enfield; elected 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Evelyn (Webster) Walbridge (born 1857) and Herbert Hiram Walbridge (1856-1932); second cousin five times removed of Ebenezer William Walbridge and Henry Sanford Walbridge (1801-1869).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Walbridge, Hiram (1821-1870) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y., February 2, 1821. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1853-55. Died, at the Astor House hotel, New York, New York County, N.Y., December 6, 1870 (age 49 years, 307 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Chester Walbridge (1791-1860) and Mary (Walbridge) Walbridge (1795-1867); nephew of Henry Sanford Walbridge (1801-1869); grandnephew of Ebenezer William Walbridge; third cousin of John Jay Walbridge and David Safford Walbridge; third cousin once removed of John Hill Walbridge and Henry E. Walbridge; third cousin twice removed of Hiram Augustus Huse and Cyrus Packard Walbridge; third cousin thrice removed of Clair Hiram Walbridge.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walbridge, John — of Escanaba, Delta County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Walbridge, John Hill (b. 1847) — also known as John H. Walbridge — of West Concord, Concord, Essex County, Vt. Born in Plainfield, Washington County, Vt., June 30, 1847. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Concord, 1888. Universalist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Walbridge (born 1820) and Almira (Hill) Walbridge; half-brother of Henry E. Walbridge (1850-1927); married, April 19, 1872, to Cynthia Chase (born 1851); first cousin twice removed of Nathan Read; second cousin twice removed of Ebenezer William Walbridge and Henry Sanford Walbridge; third cousin once removed of John Jay Walbridge, John Adams Dix, David Safford Walbridge, Hiram Walbridge, Hiram Augustus Huse and Charles Kirk Tilden; third cousin twice removed of Elijah Hunt Mills; third cousin thrice removed of Timothy Bigelow; fourth cousin of Charles Otis Nason; fourth cousin once removed of Elisha Hunt Allen, Gouverneur Morris, Rufus Heaton, Alexander Wheelock Thayer, John Ogden Bigelow and Cyrus Packard Walbridge.
  Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Weeks-Bigelow-Andrew-Prescott family; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Walbridge, John Jay (1797-1841) — also known as John J. Walbridge — of Gaines, Orleans County, N.Y. Born in Bennington, Bennington County, Vt., 1797. Member of New York state assembly from Orleans County, 1840. Died May 31, 1841 (age about 43 years). Interment at Gaines Cemetery, Gaines, N.Y.
  Presumably named for: John Jay
  Relatives: Son of Silas Walbridge (1759-1840) and Rhoda (Gunn) Walbridge (1762-1830); married, February 1, 1825, to Caroline Matilda Collins (1802-1888); first cousin of David Safford Walbridge; first cousin once removed of Ephraim Safford; first cousin twice removed of Cyrus Packard Walbridge; second cousin of James Safford and Anson Peacely Killen Safford; second cousin once removed of Ebenezer William Walbridge, Henry Sanford Walbridge and Robert Crawford Safford; second cousin twice removed of Edward L. Safford (1888-1972); third cousin of Hiram Walbridge; third cousin once removed of John Hill Walbridge and Henry E. Walbridge; third cousin twice removed of Hiram Augustus Huse; third cousin thrice removed of Clair Hiram Walbridge.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walbridge, John N. — of Coventry, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Coventry; defeated, 1906; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Walbridge, Karl H. — of Malone, Franklin County, N.Y. Mayor of Malone, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walbridge, Marion L. — of Livonia, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1940, 1944; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1948; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1950, 1952; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1953, 1965; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1953; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walbridge, Pauline — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Walbridge, William — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Livonia, Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1968, 1972, 1976; Socialist Labor candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1946; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1958; Socialist Labor candidate for Wayne State University board of governors, 1959; Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1960; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1964; member of Michigan Socialist Labor State Central Committee, 1965; Socialist Labor candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1970. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walbridge, William S. — of Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stafford; defeated, 1902; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.


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