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WASHINGTONS (Soundex W252) — See also CASHIN, LASHIN, MASHINO, NORTHINGTON, SHASHINSKA, WASHINGTON, WETHINGTON, WHITHINGTON, WITHINGTON, WORTHINGTON.

  Washington's One Day Governor: See Samuel Goodlove Cosgrove


WASHKOWIAK (Soundex W222) — See also ASHKROFT, BARTKOWIAK, BISHKO, DUSHKOFF, FRANZKOWIAK, FRISHKORN, HERSHKOWITZ, LASHKOWITZ, LUCZKOWIAK, MACKOWIAK, PUSHKOFF, RASHKIND, STACHOWIAK, SZYMKOWIAK, WALKOWIAK, WOJKOWIAK, WOJTKOWIAK.

  Washkowiak, Arthur J. — of La Salle, La Salle County, Ill. Mayor of La Salle, Ill., 2007. Still living as of 2007.


WASHMON (Soundex W255) — See also ASHMON, ASHMORE, CASHMORE, ESHMONT, RECHMOND, RICHMOND, RUSHMORE, SHMORHUN, SHOWMAN, WASH.

  Washmon, Charles A. — of Harlingen, Cameron County, Tex. Mayor of Harlingen, Tex., 1953-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WASICEK (Soundex W222) — See also BLAZICEK, HUMLICEK, KASICA, KASICH, KUBICEK, MASICA, MICEK, RASICOT, REZNICEK, SICELOFF, VAVRICEK, WASICSKO.

  WASICEK: See also Joseph A. Yablonski


WASICSKO (Soundex W220) — See also KASICA, KASICH, MASICA, MCSKIMMINS, RASICOT, SOBICSKI, SUVACSKY, WASICEK, WOYCECHOWSKY, YELENCSICS.

  Wasicsko, Nicholas J. (1959-1993) — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y., May 13, 1959. Democrat. Police officer; mayor of Yonkers, N.Y., 1988-89; defeated, 1989. Died, from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, in Oakland Cemetery (near his father's grave), Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y., October 29, 1993 (age 34 years, 169 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Yonkers, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Nicholas Wasicsko and Anne (Slota) Wasicsko.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WASIELEWSKI (Soundex W242) — See also ANDZELEWSKI, ASIEL, BELEW, BUCKELEW, CHMIELEWSKI, DZIENGIELEWSKI, JASIEL, KISIELE, MASIEL, MASIELLO, SIELEMAN, SIELER, WASILESKI, WESOLOWSKI.

  Wasielewski, Daniel A. — of Connecticut. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 1st District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wasielewski, Thad See Thaddeus Francis Boleslaw Wasielewski
  Wasielewski, Thaddeus Francis Boleslaw (1904-1976) — also known as Thaddeus F. B. Wasielewski; Thad Wasielewski — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., December 2, 1904. U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 4th District, 1941-47; defeated (Independent), 1946. Catholic. Polish ancestry. Member, American Bar Association; Elks; Lions; Eagles; Polish National Alliance. Died in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., April 25, 1976 (age 71 years, 145 days). Interment at St. Adalbert's Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


WASIK (Soundex W220) — See also ASIKAINEN, FRASIK, KASIK, LUKASIK, TOMASIK, WEISSICH, WIECEK, WIESEKE, WIESIKE, WIZEK.

  Wasik, Audrey M. — of Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1977. Female. Still living as of 1977.


WASILESKI (Soundex W242) — See also BASILE, WASIELEWSKI, WESOLOWSKI.

  Wasileski, Adam V. — Democrat. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District, 1959. Still living as of 1959.


WASINGER (Soundex W252) — See also AMARASINGHE, BLASINGAME, BRASINGTON, CLASING, INGER, KARWASINSKI, MASINGILL, SINGER, WASINSKI, WEISSINGER, WESSINGER.

  Wasinger, Colleen — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2016. Female. Still living as of 2016.
  Wasinger, F. F. — of Kansas. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kansas 6th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wasinger, Victor A. — of Hays, Ellis County, Kan. Democrat. Postmaster at Hays, Kan., 1967-78. Still living as of 1978.


WASINSKI (Soundex W252) — See also BASINSKI, GALASINSKI, JASINSKI, KARWASINSKI, OKRASINSKI, WASINGER, WIZINSKY, WOZINSKI, WYSZYNSKI, WYZANSKI.

  Wasinski, Theodore P. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 7th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.


WASIUTYNSKI (Soundex W235) — See also ANASTASIUS, RICCIUTTI, STASIUN, TYNSDALE.

  Wasiutynski, Bohdan J. — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.


WASKAM (Soundex W250) — See also DASKAM, FLASKAMP, WASKEY, WASKO, WASKON, WASKOW, WASKOWICZ, WESCOME.

  Waskam, S. E. — of Terrell, Kaufman County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives 47th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.


WASKEY (Soundex W200) — See also ASKEY, BRASKEY, CASKEY, LASKEY, MCCASKEY, MCCLASKEY, PASKEY, WASKAM, WASKO, WASKON, WASKOW, WASKOWICZ, WOSKA, WOSKOW.

  Waskey, Frank Hinman (1875-1964) — of Nome, Nome census area, Alaska. Born in Lake City, Wabasha County, Minn., April 20, 1875. Delegate to U.S. Congress from Alaska Territory, 1906-07. Died in Oakville, Grays Harbor County, Wash., January 18, 1964 (age 88 years, 273 days). Interment at Shelton Cemetery, Shelton, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Waskey, Jason — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


WASKO (Soundex W200) — See also WASKAM, WASKEY, WASKON, WASKOW, WASKOWICZ, WOSKA, WOSKOW.

  Wasko, Chester — of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


WASKON (Soundex W250) — See also SKONE, WASKAM, WASKEY, WASKO, WASKOW, WASKOWICZ, WASON, WASSON.

  WASKON: See also Ben Waskon Baker


WASKOW (Soundex W200) — See also LASKOWSKI, PIASKOWSKY, WASKAM, WASKEY, WASKO, WASKON, WASKOWICZ, WOSKA, WOSKOW.

  Waskow, Arthur I. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Waskow, John E. — of Manitowoc County, Wis. Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Manitowoc County 2nd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WASKOWICZ (Soundex W220) — See also BERKOWICZ, ESKOWITZ, GRENKOWICZ, HERSKOWITZ, LASKOWSKI, LEWKOWICZ, MOSKOWITZ, PIASKOWSKY, STANKOWICZ, WALKOWICZ, WASKAM, WASKEY, WASKO, WASKON, WASKOW, WYSKIEWICZ.

  Waskowicz, Casmir J. — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. Mayor of Naugatuck, Conn., 1971-73. Still living as of 1973.


WASLER (Soundex W246) — See also BASLER, CASLER, HASLER, JOHNSON-WASLER, KEASLER, LEWARS, RAWLES, WALSER, WASLEY, WESSLER, WHISLER, WISSLER.

  WASLER: See also Linda Johnson-Wasler


WASLEY (Soundex W240) — See also BASLEY, BEASLEY, EASLEY, KASLEY, LASLEY, PEASLEY, SAYWELL, SELWAY, TEASLEY, WAGLEY, WAKLEY, WAMSLEY, WASLER, WAYLES, WESLEY, WESSLEY, WOOSLEY.

  WASLEY: See also Wasley S. Krogdahl


WASMUTH (Soundex W253) — See also KWASMAN, MUTH, NESMUTH, SMUT, WACHSMUTH, WOCHSMUTH.

  Wasmuth, E. M. — of Huntington, Huntington County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1920 (alternate), 1940 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Wasmuth, Edmund M. — of Roanoke, Huntington County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1904. Burial location unknown.


WASON (Soundex W250) — See also EASON, MASON, WAGON, WAISANE, WASCIN, WASKON, WASSON, WATSON, WEASON, WESSON, WHISSEN, WIESEN.

  WASON: See also Norma Wason Dodge
  Wason, Edward Hills (1865-1941) — also known as Edward H. Wason — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in New Boston, Hillsborough County, N.H., September 2, 1865. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1899, 1909, 1913; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention, 1902; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention, 1912; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 2nd District, 1915-33. Died in New Boston, Hillsborough County, N.H., February 6, 1941 (age 75 years, 157 days). Interment at New Boston Cemetery, New Boston, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wason, George A. — of New Boston, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate, 1883-84, 1895-96 (16th District 1883-84, 8th District 1895-96). Interment at New Boston Cemetery, New Boston, N.H.
  Wason, George B. — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wason, Milton — of California. Member of California state assembly, 1863-65, 1880-83 (17th District 1863-65, 3rd District 1880-83). Burial location unknown.


WASS (Soundex W200) — See also HASS, MASS, SCHWASS, WAISS, WAKS, WASSA, WASSBERG, WASSELL, WASSER, WASSIL, WASSMAN, WASSNER, WASSON, WAYS, WESS, WISS, WYSS.

  WASS: See also Richard Kenney Erwin — Clifford Chesley Hubbard
  Wass, Dewey S. — of West Virginia. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wass, Paul — of Indiana, Indiana County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


WASSA (Soundex W200) — See also HASSA, MASSA, WASS, WEZA, WISSA.

  Wassa, Tom — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


WASSBERG (Soundex W216) — See also BERG, BLASSBERG, FASSBENDER, GLASSBERG, VASSBERG, WAKSBERG, WASS, WEISBERG, WEISBURG, WEISSBERG.

  Wassberg, Ivan — of Manhattan, Riley County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WASSELL (Soundex W240) — See also ASWELL, BASSELL, BRASSELL, CASSELL, CASSELLA, CASSELLS, CHASSELL, HASSELL, LASSELL, MASSELL, RASSELL, SELL, SEWALL, VANTASSELL, WALES, WALLES, WASS, WASSIL, WESSELL.

  Wassell, John — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Mayor of Little Rock, Ark., 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Wassell, Sam M. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Mayor of Little Rock, Ark., 1947-51; defeated, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wassell, William C. — of Schuylkill County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 29th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WASSENAAR (Soundex W256) — See also ARSENAULT, EISENACH, ENSENAT, GILSENAN, MARSENA, MASSENA, MOLENAAR, NAAR, ROSENAUER, SCHAFTENAAR, SENA, SENATE, SENATOR, SENATORE, VANEENENAAM, WAGENAAR, WASSENBERG, WEISENER, WISENER.

  WASSENAAR: See also Gerrit Klay


WASSENBERG (Soundex W251) — See also KASSENBROCK, KRESSENBERG, MASSENBURG, OSSENBERG, QUESSENBERRY, RUSSENBERGER, WASSENAAR, WEISENBERG, WEISENBURG, WESENBERG.

  WASSENBERG: See also Luke E. Linnan
  Wassenberg, Carl — of Marysville, Marshall County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wassenberg, Shirley — of Marysville, Marshall County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


WASSER (Soundex W260) — See also GOLDWASSER, KWALWASSER, ROSENWASSER, WAERS, WASS, WASSERBACH, WASSERMAN, WASSERMANN, WASSERSCHEID, WASSERVOGEL, WASSNER, WEISER, WEISSER, WHIZZER, WIESER, WISER, WIZER, WOSER, WYSOR.

  Wasser, Carol — of St. Anne, Kankakee County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Wasser, James — of St. Anne, Kankakee County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wasser, M. O. — of Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak. Mayor of Rapid City, S.Dak., 1954. Still living as of 1954.


WASSERBACH (Soundex W261) — See also AFFLERBACH, AUERBACH, BEYERBACH, EBERBACH, GOLDWASSER, HAMMERBACHER, KWALWASSER, LAUDERBACH, LAUTERBACH, OTTERBACHER, ROSENWASSER, SERBAN, SERBE, SERBENSKI, SERBER, VANDERBACH, WASSER, WASSERMAN, WASSERMANN, WASSERSCHEID, WASSERVOGEL, ZELLERBACH.

  Wasserbach, Robert B. — Democrat. Candidate for Delaware state auditor, 2002. Still living as of 2002.


WASSERMAN (Soundex W265) — See also BAUSERMAN, ERMAN, GOLDWASSER, HAUSERMAN, HAUSSERMANN, HEISERMAN, HISERMAN, ISERMAN, KAISERMAN, KASSERMAN, KWALWASSER, OSSERMAN, ROSENWASSER, SERMAN, WASSER, WASSERBACH, WASSERMANN, WASSERSCHEID, WASSERVOGEL.

  WASSERMAN: See also Diana Wasserman-Rubin — Deborah Wasserman Schultz
  Wasserman, Bob See Robert Wasserman
  Wasserman, Cecille G. — of Larchmont, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Wasserman, Frank — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wasserman, Gilbert — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Typesetter; American Labor candidate for New York state senate, 1950 (17th District), 1954 (19th District); American Labor candidate for borough president of Richmond, New York, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wasserman, J. — of Amsterdam, Montgomery County, N.Y. Postmaster at Amsterdam, N.Y., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Wasserman, Jessica — of Spring Lake, Ottawa County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Wasserman, Joel — of Roseland, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 25th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Wasserman, Lee H. — of New York. Liberal. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wasserman, Leslie — of Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Mayor of Corpus Christi, Tex., 1950-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wasserman, Lewis — of Universal City, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Wasserman, Marvin — of Kew Gardens, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Wasserman, Philip — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Mayor of Portland, Ore., 1871-73. Burial location unknown.
  Wasserman, Robert (d. 2011) — also known as Bob Wasserman — of Fremont, Alameda County, Calif. Police chief; mayor of Fremont, Calif., 2004-11; defeated, 1996; died in office 2011. Died December 29, 2011. Burial location unknown.
  Wasserman, Tessie — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WASSERMAN-RUBIN (Soundex W265)

  Wasserman-Rubin, Diana — of Southwest Ranches, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Florida, 2004; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


WASSERMAN-SCHULTZ (Soundex W265)

  Wasserman Schultz, Debbie See Deborah Wasserman Schultz
  Wasserman Schultz, Deborah (b. 1966) — also known as Debbie Wasserman Schultz — of Davie, Broward County, Fla.; Weston, Broward County, Fla. Born in Forest Hills, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., September 27, 1966. Democrat. Aide to U.S. Rep. Peter Deutsch, 1989-92; member of Florida state house of representatives 97th District, 1993-2000; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; member of Florida state senate, 2001-04; U.S. Representative from Florida, 2005-18 (20th District 2005-13, 23rd District 2013-18). Female. Jewish. Member, Omicron Delta Kappa; National Organization for Women; American Jewish Congress. Youngest woman ever elected to the Florida legislature. Still living as of 2018.
  Relatives: Married to Steve Schultz.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier


WASSERMANN (Soundex W265) — See also BAUSERMAN, GOLDWASSER, HAUSERMAN, HAUSSERMANN, HEISERMAN, HISERMAN, ISERMAN, KAISERMAN, KASSERMAN, KWALWASSER, OSSERMAN, ROSENWASSER, SERMAN, WASSER, WASSERBACH, WASSERMAN, WASSERSCHEID, WASSERVOGEL.

  Wassermann, Erwin Juan — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Vice-Consul for Argentina in Seattle, Wash., 1931. Burial location unknown.


WASSERSCHEID (Soundex W262) — See also BRANSCHEID, GESCHEIDLER, GOLDWASSER, HATTERSCHEIDT, KWALWASSER, LEISERSON, LINSCHEID, MESSERSMITH, ROSENWASSER, SCHEID, SCHEIDE, SCHEIDEL, SCHEIDELER, SCHEIDEMAN, SCHEIDEMANN, SCHEIDLE, SCHEIDLER, SCHEIDT, WALSCHEID, WASSER, WASSERBACH, WASSERMAN, WASSERMANN, WASSERVOGEL, WINTERSCHEIDT.

  WASSERSCHEID: See also Robert Austin Acly


WASSERVOGEL (Soundex W261) — See also GOLDWASSER, KWALWASSER, MESSERVY, PUVOGEL, ROSENWASSER, SKJERVOLD, SPIELVOGEL, TERVO, VANDERVOLL, VANDERVOORT, VANDERVORT, VOGEL, VOGELER, VOGELGESANG, VOGELHEIM, VOGELL, VOGELLI, VOGELPOHL, VOGELSANG, VOGELSTEIN, VOGELTANZ, WALDVOGEL, WASSER, WASSERBACH, WASSERMAN, WASSERMANN, WASSERSCHEID.

Isidor Wasservogel Wasservogel, Isidor (1875-1962) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Budapest, Hungary, 1875. Republican. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1921-45; defeated, 1914. Died February 8, 1962 (age about 86 years). Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Department


WASSIL (Soundex W240) — See also CASSILL, CASSILLY, CASSILY, JESSILYN, MASSILLON, RUSSILLO, SLIWA, SWAIL, TRESSILLIAN, WALLIS, WASS, WASSELL.

  WASSIL: See also Mario Biaggi


WASSMAN (Soundex W255) — See also BASSMAN, BASSMANN, GASSMAN, GASSMANN, GLASSMAN, GRASSMAN, MASSMAN, MASSMANN, PASSMAN, WAKSMAN, WASS, WEISMAN, WEISMANN, WEISSMAN, WEISSMANN, WHISMAN, WIESMAN.

  Wassman, Charles — of Bellaire, Belmont County, Ohio. Mayor of Bellaire, Ohio, 1906-17. Burial location unknown.
  Wassman, Emil — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wassman, Joseph — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Mayor of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.


WASSNER (Soundex W256) — See also GLASSNER, LASSNER, SWANNER, WANSER, WARRENS, WASS, WASSER, WEESNER, WEISNER, WESNER, WHISNER, WIESNER, WISNER, WISNOR, WOESSNER.

  Wassner, Andrea — of Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 2000, 2008 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wassner, Gladys E. — of Fontana, San Bernardino County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WASSON (Soundex W250) — See also HASSON, MASSON, WAISANE, WASCIN, WASKON, WASON, WASS, WEASON, WESSON, WHISSEN, WIESEN.

  WASSON: See also Claude Vinton Stowell — Wasson J. Wilson
  Wasson, Archibald — of Livingston County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Clark — of Antlers, Pushmataha County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Henry G. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Hugh — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Mayor of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1947-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, James D. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Whig. Postmaster at Albany, N.Y., 1843-49. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Jay — of Nixa, Christian County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2016. Still living as of 2016.
  Wasson, John N. — U.S. Consul in Quebec City, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Joseph — of California. Member of California state assembly 4th District, 1880-83. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Loren — of Harrisburg, Saline County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Marion — of Gentry, Benton County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Robert A. — of Indiana. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 9th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Robert Claude — of Laurens County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Laurens County, 1957-60; resigned 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Wasson, Ronald E. — Democrat. Candidate for Oklahoma state house of representatives 84th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Wasson, Thomas Campbell (1896-1948) — also known as Thomas C. Wasson — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont., February 8, 1896. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Melbourne, 1925-29; Puerto Cortes, as of 1932; U.S. Consul in Florence, 1936; Lagos, as of 1938; U.S. Consul General in Jerusalem, 1948, died in office 1948. Shot by an unknown sniper, and died the next day, in Hadassah English Mission Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel, May 23, 1948 (age 52 years, 105 days). Entombed at Washington National Cathedral, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Edmund Atwill Wasson and Mary (DeVeny) Wasson.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wasson, Thornton — of Chenango County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1812-13. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, Warren (born c.1837) — of Nevada. Born in Broome County, N.Y., about 1837. Delegate to Nevada state constitutional convention, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Wasson, William — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856. Burial location unknown.


WASTBY (Soundex W231) — See also CASTBERG, EASTBURN, ESTBY, OSTBY, WASTE, WASTELL, WASTILA, WESTBY.

  WASTBY: See also Tore Bredvik


WASTE (Soundex W230) — See also ASTE, SWEAT, SWEATT, TAWES, WASTBY, WASTELL, WASTILA, WATES, WEIST, WEST, WESTA, WESTE, WIEST, WISETH, WISTI, WOESTE, WUEST.

  Waste, J. P. — of Wabasha County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 15th District, 1873-74. Burial location unknown.
  Waste, William Harrison — also known as William H. Waste — of California. Chief justice of California state supreme court, 1926-40. Cremated; ashes interred at Sunset View Cemetery, El Cerrito, Calif.


WASTELL (Soundex W234) — See also ASTELL, CASTELLANA, CASTELLANI, CASTELLANO, CASTELLANOS, CASTELLETT, CASTELLI, CASTELLINI, CASTELLO, CASTELLOW, GUASTELLO, SAWTELL, STELL, TELL, WAIGHSTILL, WASTBY, WASTE, WASTILA, WATTLES, WEASTELL, WESTALL, WESTEL, WESTLEY, WESTLIE, WESTLY.

  Wastell, R. J. — of Clinton, Henry County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Clinton, Mo., 1953-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WASTILA (Soundex W234) — See also ANTILA, ATTILA, CASTILLA, CASTILLE, CASTILLO, GASTIL, KITTILA, KOTILA, MATTILA, MULTILA, PASTILONG, PENTTILA, TILA, WAIGHSTILL, WASTBY, WASTE, WASTELL, WEASTELL, WESTALL, WESTEL, WESTLEY, WESTLIE, WESTLY.

  Wastila, George Michael — also known as Mike Wastila — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1935 (New York County 13th District), 1936 (New York County 20th District). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wastila, Mike See George Michael Wastila


WASYLYK (Soundex W242) — See also WISLOCKI.

  Wasylyk, Peter N. — of Providence County, R.I. Democrat. Elected Rhode Island state house of representatives 6th District 2002. Still living as of 2002.


WATANBE (Soundex W351) — See also STANBAUGH, STANBERRY, STANBERY, STANBURY, WATANEN.

  Watanbe, Taul — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


WATANEN (Soundex W355) — See also LATANE, PATANE, TANENBAUM, TANENBLATT, WATANBE, WIRTANEN.

  Watanen, John, Jr. (b. 1936) — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Born in 1936. Democrat. Member of Michigan state board of education; elected 1976; defeated, 1984; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1978; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.


WATCH (Soundex W320) — See also HATCH, WACHT, WATCHDOG, WATCHMAN, WATCHORN, WUTKE, WYSOWATCKY, YATCH.

  Watch Dog of the City Treasury: See Arthur Dixon


WATCHDOG (Soundex W323) — See also ARCHDEACON, ASHDOWN, HOCHDERFFER, KIRCHDORFER, RICHDORF, WATCH, WATCHMAN, WATCHORN, WYSOWATCKY.

  Watchdog of the Treasury: See Elihu Benjamin Washburne — William Steele Holman


WATCHMAN (Soundex W325) — See also FRITCHMAN, HITCHMAN, KETCHMARK, KRETCHMAR, KRETCHMER, RITCHMEYER, WATCH, WATCHDOG, WATCHORN, WYSOWATCKY.

  Watchman, Alexander — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WATCHORN (Soundex W326) — See also ACHORN, CAWTHORN, CHORN, EICHORN, GITCHO, HORN, MCCUTCHON, MITCHOLSON, PATCHON, RETCHO, SCHORNAK, SCHORNHORST, WATCH, WATCHDOG, WATCHMAN, WYSOWATCKY.

  Watchorn, Thomas J. — of Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., 1922. Burial location unknown.


WATENSPURG (Soundex W352) — See also AUGSPURGER, DAUBENSPECK, GATENS, GREENSPAN, HENSPETER, KOCHENSPARGER, LEIBENSPERGER, SPURGEON, SPURGIN.

  Watenspurg, Fred — of Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1917. Burial location unknown.


WATERBURY (Soundex W361) — See also ARTERBURN, ATTERBURY, CANTERBURY, LEATHERBURY, LETHERBURY, MARBURY, SATERBAK, TERBUSH.

  WATERBURY: See also Homer Stillé Cummings — Ralph Waterbury Ellis — Robert Sayre MacCormack — Drew James Toland O'Keefe — Herbert Ernest Powell — Stanley Maurice Powell
  Waterbury, Mrs. C. B. — of Oriskany, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, C. F. — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, Charles E. — Green. Candidate for chief justice of Texas state supreme court, 2006; candidate for justice of Texas state supreme court, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Waterbury, Charles G. — of Darien, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Darien; elected 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, Daniel — of Delaware County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Delaware County 2nd District, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, Ezra — of New York. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, Frederick W. — of Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County 2nd District, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, Gilbert G. — of Darien, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Darien, 1842-45, 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, H. L. — of Franklin Park, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Franklin Park, Illinois, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, I. Roy (b. 1869) — of Highland Township, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Highland Township, Oakland County, Mich., October 2, 1869. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 2nd District, 1899-1902; member of Michigan state senate 12th District, 1903-04; member of Michigan state board of agriculture, 1907-21. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, J. C. — of Sand Lake, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, James E. — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County 2nd District, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, Nelson J. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1860, 1888; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 11th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, Roscoe Conkling (1877-1923) — also known as Roscoe C. Waterbury — of Kinderhook, Columbia County, N.Y. Born in Nassau, Rensselaer County, N.Y., September 15, 1877. Republican. Physician; member of New York state assembly from Columbia County, 1922; defeated, 1922. Died in Kinderhook, Columbia County, N.Y., June 6, 1923 (age 45 years, 264 days). Interment at Kinderhook Cemetery, Kinderhook, N.Y.
  Presumably named for: Roscoe Conkling
  Relatives: Son of Alphonso Hunt Waterbury (1846-1907) and Josehine A. (Reichard) Waterbury (1855-1889); married, August 6, 1907, to Ada 'Addie' Wild (1877-1920).
  Waterbury, Roy See I. Roy Waterbury
  Waterbury, Sylvester — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 3rd District, 1862, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, William, Jr. — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stamford, 1830-32. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, William H. — of Frankfort, Herkimer County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Waterbury, William S. — of Ballston Spa, Saratoga County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Ballston Spa, N.Y., 1913-22. Burial location unknown.


WATERCOTT (Soundex W362) — See also CHRISTERCUNEAN, MARCOTTE, OSTERCZY, PASTERCZYK, STERCHI, TERCYAK, TURCOTTE.

  Watercott, Julius — of Henry, Marshall County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1916. Burial location unknown.


WATERFIELD (Soundex W361) — See also BUTTERFIELD, CHESTERFIELD, PORTERFIELD, SATTERFIELD, SENTERFITT, WATERFILL, WESTERFIELD.

  Waterfield, Dick — of Canadian, Hemphill County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 13th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Waterfield, Frederick M. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Waterfield, Mrs. Harry Lee See Laura Ferguson Waterfield
  Waterfield, Harry Lee (1911-1988) — of Clinton, Hickman County, Ky. Born in Calloway County, Ky., January 19, 1911. Democrat. Newspaper publisher; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1938-47, 1950-51; Speaker of the Kentucky State House of Representatives, 1944-46; candidate for Governor of Kentucky, 1947, 1959 (Democratic); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1948, 1956, 1964; Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1955-59, 1963-67; secretary of Kentucky Democratic Party, 1956-60. Christian. Member, Farm Bureau; Freemasons; Rotary. Died in 1988 (age about 77 years). Interment at Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Burnett Waterfield and Lois (Burton) Waterfield; married, June 1, 1933, to Laura Ferguson (1911-1991).
  Waterfield, Laura Ferguson (1911-1991) — also known as Laura Ferguson; Mrs. Harry Lee Waterfield — of Clinton, Hickman County, Ky. Born December 24, 1911. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1944. Female. Died July 6, 1991 (age 79 years, 194 days). Interment at Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky.
  Relatives: Married, June 1, 1933, to Harry Lee Waterfield (1911-1988).
  Waterfield, Roe — of Big Lake, Sherburne County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WATERFILL (Soundex W361) — See also BUTTERFIELD, CHESTERFIELD, ORFILA, PORTERFIELD, SATTERFIELD, SENTERFITT, WATERFIELD, WESTERFIELD.

  Waterfill, Mark R. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 7th District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.


WATERHOUSE (Soundex W362) — See also MOORHOUSE, MORHOUS, MORHOUSE, OOSTERHOUSE, OSTERHOUDT, OSTERHOUS, OSTERHOUT, OVERHOUSE, POWERHOUSE, VANOOSTERHOUT, VANOSTERHOUT, WESTERHOUSE.

  WATERHOUSE: See also Louis Bertrand Goodall
  Waterhouse, (need first name) — of Hartford County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state senate 7th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Waterhouse, Mrs. A. D. — of Puunene, Island of Maui, Maui County, Hawaii. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Waterhouse, Albert D. — of Puunene, Island of Maui, Maui County, Hawaii. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Waterhouse, Charles M. — of Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at Westbrook, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Waterhouse, E. L. — of West Scarborough, Scarborough, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at West Scarborough, Maine, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Waterhouse, F. H. — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bristol, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Waterhouse, George B. — of Warwick, Kent County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Waterhouse, Harry E. — of Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Waterhouse, John H. (1870-1948) — of North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Born March 1, 1870. Republican. Mayor of North Adams, Mass., 1909-10; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1920 (alternate), 1924. Died in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., April 29, 1948 (age 78 years, 59 days). Interment at Hill Side Cemetery, North Adams, Mass.
  Waterhouse, Olga — of Kailua, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Waterhouse, Paul J. — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Waterhouse, W. W. — of Erie County, Pa. Republican. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 49th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Waterhouse, William E. — of Barrington, Strafford County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 12th District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Waterhouse, William H. — of Old Town, Penobscot County, Maine. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Old Town, Maine, 1905, 1917-18; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1924 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.


WATERLANDER (Soundex W364) — See also ARLANDERS, HORLANDER, NEDERLANDER, OBERLANDER, OCKERLANDER, SATERLEE, SAUERLANDER, TERLAJE, VERLANDER, WATERLOO, WESTERLAGE.

  Waterlander, Jacob R. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 20th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.


WATERLOO (Soundex W364) — See also DEURLOO, LUTTERLOH, OSTERLOH, SATERLEE, TARLOWE, WATERLANDER, WEATHERLEY, WEATHERLY, WESTERLO, WETHERLY.

  WATERLOO: See also Charles E. Greene


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