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WEBSTER (Soundex W123) — See also EBSTEIN, FARBSTEIN, HERBSTER, JACOBSTEIN, LIEBST, REBSTEIN, RIBSTEIN, WESTER.

  WEBSTER: See also Josiah Bartlett — Ausburn Birdsall — James Price Briscoe — William Morgan Butler — Lorrin Alamson Cooke — Alexander Warfield Dorsey — Charles Doty — John Baron Farley — Charles Brickett Haddock — Perry Northen Jester — Thomas James Keating — Calvert Magruder — Henry Wilber Palmer — Peter Parker — Watson Merrick Rogers — Dwight May Sabin — John Reynard Todd — Charles Upson — Gad Ely Upson — Herbert Edwin Walbridge — Israel Washburn, Jr. — Charles Fox Washburn
  Webster, A. W. — of Kansas. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kansas 2nd District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Abijah — of Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Harwinton, 1833-34. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Ada — of Cedar City, Iron County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Alexander — of Washington County, N.Y. Colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York council of appointment, 1777-78, 1781, 1783, 1791; member of New York state senate Eastern District, 1777-78, 1779-85, 1789-93; member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1787-89. Interment at Old Pioneer Cemetery, West Hebron, N.Y.
  Webster, Alexander George — also known as Alexander G. Webster — of Hobart, Tasmania. U.S. Vice Consul in Hobart, 1874-79; U.S. Consul in Hobart, 1879-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Alice C. — of Antioch, Contra Costa County, Calif. Republican. Postmaster at Antioch, Calif., 1920-29. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Alonzo D. — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Orangeburg, S.C., 1901; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Amos — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 17th District, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Anna W. — of Groton, Tompkins County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1932, 1936. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Arthur See Arthurus Webster
  Webster, Arthurus (1871-1966) — also known as Arthur Webster — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Montrose, Lee County, Iowa, 1871. Republican. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1919-56; resigned 1956. Died in 1966 (age about 95 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  Webster, Barbara Jane — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Webster, Bela C. — Democrat. Member of Illinois Democratic State Committee, 1846-48. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Benjamin F. — Member of Missouri state senate 25th District, 1885-88. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Benje — of Platteville, Grant County, Wis. Postmaster at Platteville, Wis., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Bill — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Webster, C. B. — U.S. Consul in Sheffield, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, C. C. — of Goodhue County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 9, 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, C. M. — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Mayor of Great Falls, Mont., 1892-97. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, C. Walter — of North Deer Isle, Deer Isle, Hancock County, Maine. Postmaster at North Deer Isle, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Carlene L. — of Meridian Township, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Meridian Township, Michigan, 1980-88; defeated in primary, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Webster, Charles — of Waucoma, Fayette County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1908; member of Iowa railroad commission, 1917-34. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Charles — of Kentucky. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 4th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Webster, Charles Ernest (b. 1861) — Born in Tasmania, October 21, 1861. Not U.S. citizen; merchant; U.S. Vice Consul in Hobart, 1899-1911; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Hobart, as of 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Charles H. — of Buxton, York County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from York County (11th), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Charles P. — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Michigan state senate 12th District, 1928; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1932; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1932 (primary), 1934. Member, American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Clyde I. (d. 1954) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1917-54; appointed 1917; died in office 1954. Died April 3, 1954. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Clyde J. — of Michigan. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1912-16. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, D. — of Garden Grove, Orange County, Calif. Postmaster at Garden Grove, Calif., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Dan — of Florida. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 7th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Webster, Dan — of Pembroke, Plymouth County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Webster, Dan Peaslee — of Brattleboro, Windham County, Vt. Republican. Postmaster at Brattleboro, Vt., 1898-1904. Burial location unknown.
Daniel Webster Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) — also known as "Black Dan"; "Defender of the Constitution"; "Great Expounder of the Constitution" — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Marshfield, Plymouth County, Mass. Born in Salisbury (part now in Franklin), Merrimack County, N.H., January 18, 1782. Whig. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire at-large, 1813-17; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention, 1820; Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1820; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1823-27; resigned 1827; U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1827-41, 1845-50; candidate for President of the United States, 1836; U.S. Secretary of State, 1841-43, 1850-52; died in office 1852. Presbyterian. English ancestry. Elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans in 1900. Died in Marshfield, Plymouth County, Mass., October 24, 1852 (age 70 years, 280 days). Interment at Winslow Cemetery, Marshfield, Mass.; statue erected 1900 at Scott Circle, Washington, D.C.; statue at State House Grounds, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Ebenezer Webster (1739-1806) and Abigail (Eastman) Webster (1759-1836); married, May 29, 1808, to Grace Fletcher (1781-1828); second cousin once removed of Hiram Augustus Huse; second cousin twice removed of Edwin George Eastman; third cousin twice removed of Alonzo Mark Leffingwell; third cousin thrice removed of John Leffingwell Randolph; fourth cousin once removed of Jedediah Sabin, Charles Rowell and Amos Tuck (1810-1879).
  Political families: Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts; Vanderbilt-Tuck-Pickering-Webster family; Eastman-Webster-Rowell family; Vanderbilt-Colby-Burden-French family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Webster counties in Ga., Iowa, Ky., La., Miss., Mo., Neb. and W.Va. are named for him.
  Other politicians named for him: Daniel Webster WilderDaniel W. MillsDaniel W. JonesDaniel Webster ComstockDaniel Webster WaughDaniel Webster HeagyDaniel W. WhitmoreDaniel W. HamiltonDaniel W. AllamanWebster TurnerDan W. TurnerDaniel W. HoanDaniel W. Ambrose, Jr.
  Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on the $10 U.S. note from the 1860s until the early 20th century.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Books about Daniel Webster: Robert Vincent Remini, Daniel Webster : The Man and His Time — Maurice G. Baxter, One and Inseparable : Daniel Webster and the Union — Robert A. Allen, Daniel Webster, Defender of the Union — Richard N. Current, Daniel Webster and the Rise of National Conservatism — Merrill D. Peterson, The Great Triumvirate: Webster, Clay, and Calhoun
  Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
  Webster, Daniel (1849-1924) — of Berlin, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Berlin, Hartford County, Conn., March 20, 1849. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Berlin, 1913-14. Died October 25, 1924 (age 75 years, 219 days). Interment at Beckley Cemetery, Berlin, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Clara A. Noble (1853-1930).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Webster, Daniel Alan (b. 1949) — also known as Daniel A. Webster — of Winter Garden, Orange County, Fla. Born in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., April 27, 1949. Republican. Member of Florida state house of representatives, 1980-98; Speaker of the Florida State House of Representatives, 1996-98; member of Florida state senate, 1998-2008; U.S. Representative from Florida, 2011-18 (8th District 2011-13, 10th District 2013-17, 11th District 2017-18). Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Webster, Daniel Frederick (1853-1896) — also known as Daniel F. Webster — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., March 14, 1853. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Waterbury, Conn., 1892-94; member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1895-96; died in office 1896. Died, from peritonitis, in Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn., October 31, 1896 (age 43 years, 231 days). Interment at Hillside Cemetery, Thomaston, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Cornelia Clarissa (Loomis) Webster and Frederick Buel Webster (1830-1862); married, June 26, 1879, to Elizabeth Rogers Fox; second cousin thrice removed of Jonathan Brace; second cousin four times removed of Augustus Seymour Porter (1769-1849) and Peter Buell Porter; third cousin twice removed of Thomas Kimberly Brace; third cousin thrice removed of Luther Hotchkiss, Augustus Seymour Porter (1798-1872), Peter Buell Porter, Jr. and Peter Augustus Porter; fourth cousin of Theron Ephron Catlin; fourth cousin once removed of Asa H. Otis, Russell Sage (1816-1906) and Henry DeWitt Hotchkiss.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Webster, Daniel L. — of Denison, Grayson County, Tex. Postmaster at Denison, Tex., 1876-77. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Mrs. Dave — of Winona, Montgomery County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Webster, David G. — of Middlefield, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. First selectman of Middlefield, Connecticut; elected 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Webster, David M. C. — of Rocky Hill, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Rocky Hill, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Derrick S. — of Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Dick See Richard Melton Webster
  Webster, Dorothy — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Webster, Duane J. (born c.1884) — of Burlington, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Burlington, Hartford County, Conn., about 1884. Democrat. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Burlington, 1917-18; defeated, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, E. A. — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Jackson, Mich., 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, E. D. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska Territory, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, E. M. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 58, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Ebenezer — of Salisbury, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate from Hillsborough County, 1785-87, 1788-89, 1790-91. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Edelen See W. Edelen Webster
  Webster, Edmund A. — Secretary of state of Alabama, 1834-36. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Edward B. — U.S. Consular Agent in Cardenas, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Edward C. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Edward M. — of Washington, D.C. Member, Federal Communications Commission, 1947-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Edwin See J. Edwin Webster
  Webster, Edwin Hanson (1829-1893) — also known as Edwin H. Webster — of Bel Air, Harford County, Md. Born near Churchville, Harford County, Md., March 31, 1829. Republican. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1856; member of Maryland state senate, 1856-58; U.S. Representative from Maryland 2nd District, 1859-65; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1865-69, 1882-86; banker. Presbyterian. Died in Bel Air, Harford County, Md., April 24, 1893 (age 64 years, 24 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Near Churchville, Harford County, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Webster, Edwin W. — of Wisconsin. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 6th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Elizur — of Genesee County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1815-17. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Elmer — of Livingston County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Livingston County, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Elmer R. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Emerson See F. Emerson Webster
  Webster, Erastus D. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Ernest — U.S. Vice Consul in Hobart, as of 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Erwin W. — of Ansonia, New Haven County, Conn. Mayor of Ansonia, Conn., 1896-97. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Eugene A. — of Columbia, Richland County, S.C.; Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Born in Vermont. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for South Carolina, 1891; member of Republican National Committee from South Carolina, 1896; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Ezekiel — of Boscawen, Merrimack County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 4th District, 1815-16. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, F. Emerson — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Ferris — of Rice County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 5, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Frank E. — of Farmington, Strafford County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Farmington, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Fred L. (b. 1876) — of Swanton, Franklin County, Vt. Born in Franklin, Franklin County, Vt., July 21, 1876. Democrat. Lawyer; superintendent of schools; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Swanton, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, George C. — of Delaware County, Pa. Prohibition candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 9th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, George H. — of New Hampshire. Allied People's candidate for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 1st District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, George M. — of Groveland, Essex County, Mass. Socialist. Candidate for Massachusetts Governor's Council 5th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, George N. (born c.1847) — of Burlington, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Burlington, Hartford County, Conn., about 1847. Democrat. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Burlington, 1901-02; defeated, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, George P. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1890-93 (New York County 23rd District 1890-92, New York County 27th District 1893). Burial location unknown.
  Webster, George P. — of Boxford, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Fourth Essex District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, George W. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 6th District, 1915-18; member of Delaware state senate from New Castle County 3rd District, 1919-21. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Gerald — of Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Webster, H. C. — of Griswold, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Griswold, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, H. E. — of Brockport, Monroe County, N.Y. Postmaster at Brockport, N.Y., 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Harvey L. (b. 1867) — of Tekamah, Burt County, Neb. Born in Troupsburg, Steuben County, N.Y., May 21, 1867. Republican. Farmer; member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1920-23; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1940. Baptist. Member, Odd Fellows; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Albert Webster and Rhoda Delana (Horton) Webster; married, July 15, 1893, to Mary Ann Gilbert.
  Webster, Henry A. — of Port Townsend, Jefferson County, Wash. Born in Massachusetts. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1874-79. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Henry L. — of Lancaster County, Pa. Single Tax candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Holland C. — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Progressive candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1912; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Homer H. — of Bennington, Bennington County, Vt. Dry candidate for delegate to Vermont convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, I. E. — Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Florida, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Isaac W. — of Kenosha, Kenosha County, Wis. Republican. Mayor of Kenosha, Wis., 1860-61, 1868-69, 1874-75; postmaster at Kenosha, Wis., 1866-67, 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, J. D. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 19th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Webster, J. Edwin — of Bel Air, Harford County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, J. R. — of Nebraska. Nebraska state attorney general, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, J. Stanley See John Stanley Webster
  Webster, James — of Michigan. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, James D. — of Sewickley, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Sewickley, Pa., 1938-42, 1945-50 (acting, 1938-40). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, James D. — of Abilene, Taylor County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Webster, James P. — of Delaware. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1998 (U.S. Taxpayers), 2000 (Constitution). Still living as of 2000.
  Webster, James W. — of Rexburg, Madison County, Idaho. Mayor of Rexburg, Idaho, 1907-09. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Janet S. — Peace and Freedom candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Webster, Jean-Ann H. — of Grand Blanc, Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 50th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Webster, Jeff — Republican. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 125th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Webster, John — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Colonial Governor of Connecticut, 1656-57. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Ancestor *** of Morris Catlin Webster (1848-?).
  Webster, John — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Postmaster at Wilmington, Del., 1792-94. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, Va. (now W.Va.). Postmaster at Clarksburg, Va., 1797-1808. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John — of Somerset, Somerset County, Pa. Postmaster at Somerset, Pa., 1821-34. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John — of Lincoln County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lincoln County, 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John (1816-1891) — of Port Gamble, Kitsap County, Wash.; Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1816. Member of Washington territorial legislature, 1860. Died in 1891 (age about 75 years). Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John — of Nebraska. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Nebraska 3rd District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Webster, John E. — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 2nd District, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John H. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 13th District, 1988, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Webster, John L. — of Douglas County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John R. — of North Carolina. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John R. — of Nebraska. Member of University of Nebraska board of regents, 1919-31. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John Stanley (1877-1962) — also known as J. Stanley Webster — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Born in Cynthiana, Harrison County, Ky., February 22, 1877. Republican. Superior court judge in Washington, 1909-16; justice of Washington state supreme court, 1916-18; U.S. Representative from Washington 5th District, 1919-23; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Washington, 1923-39. Disciples of Christ. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Died in Spokane, Spokane County, Wash., December 24, 1962 (age 85 years, 305 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Oakesdale Cemetery, Oakesdale, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Webster, John W. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Mayor of Waterbury, Conn., 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John W. — of East Turner, Turner, Androscoggin County, Maine. Postmaster at East Turner, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, John W., Jr. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Webster, Jonathan — Speaker of the Tennessee State Senate, 1835-37. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Joshua — Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery and Hamilton counties, 1821-22. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Lawrence R. — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1987. Still living as of 1987.
  Webster, Martin — of Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Torrington, 1833; member of Connecticut state senate 15th District, 1842. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Milton H. — People's candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Webster, Minnie Clark — of Illinois. Union Progressive candidate for University of Illinois trustee, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Morris Catlin (b. 1848) — also known as Morris C. Webster — of New Britain, Hartford County, Conn.; Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn.; Torrington, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn., September 28, 1848. Republican. Mayor of New Britain, Conn., 1898-1900; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Harwinton; elected 1910, 1912; Speaker of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, 1913-14; Connecticut state comptroller, 1915-21. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Descendant *** of John Webster (1616?-?).
  Webster, Morton J. — of Rockville, Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Builder; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Vernon, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, N. L. — of Thomaston, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Perry L. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Peter — of Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich. Mayor of Royal Oak, Mich., 1981. Still living as of 1981.
  Webster, Phila L. — of Castle Rock, Douglas County, Colo. Postmaster at Castle Rock, Colo., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Reuben — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Litchfield, 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Richard Melton (1922-1990) — also known as Richard M. Webster; Dick Webster — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Born in Carthage, Jasper County, Mo., April 29, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County 1st District, 1949-52, 1953-54; Speaker of the Missouri State House of Representatives, 1954; candidate for Missouri state attorney general, 1952; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1956; member of Missouri state senate 32nd District; elected 1962, 1966. Died in Boone County, Mo., March 3, 1990 (age 67 years, 308 days). Interment at Park Cemetery, Carthage, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Heber Reed 'Henry' Rose and Christine Webster (1898-1972); married, July 3, 1948, to Janet Poston Whitehead; father of William L. Webster (1953-).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Webster, Robert — of Birmingham, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Webster, Robert B. — of Oakland County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 6th Circuit, 1975-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Webster, Robert N. — of Orange County, Fla. Republican. Candidate for Florida state house of representatives 43rd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Webster, Robert S. — of North Barnstead, Barnstead, Belknap County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state senate 6th District, 1857-59; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Ronald, Jr. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1956 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Samuel T. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 6th District, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Sarah V. — of Sewickley, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Sewickley, Pa., 1942-45, 1950-58 (acting, 1942-45, 1950-51). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Selah (d. 1831) — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1825, 1831. Died in 1831. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Stanley See John Stanley Webster
  Webster, Stephen P. — of Haverhill, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 12th District, 1823-26. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Taylor (1800-1876) — of Ohio. Born in Pennsylvania, 1800. Member of Ohio state legislature, 1830; U.S. Representative from Ohio 2nd District, 1833-39. Died in 1876 (age about 76 years). Interment at Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, New Orleans, La.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Webster, Thomas — also known as Tom Webster — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Wood County Republican Party, 1962-63; vice-chair of West Virginia Republican Party, 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Webster, Tom — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Tom See Thomas Webster
  Webster, Troy — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 2013. Still living as of 2013.
  Campaign slogan (2013): "Democrats for Forward Progress."
  Webster, W. — of East Turner, Turner, Androscoggin County, Maine. Postmaster at East Turner, Maine, 1889-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, W. Edelen — of Deal Island, Somerset County, Md. Candidate for delegate to Maryland convention to ratify 21st amendment 1st District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, W. H. — Democrat. Candidate for Governor of Nebraska, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, W. S. — of Liberty, Sullivan County, N.Y. Postmaster at Liberty, N.Y., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Wade P. (born c.1935) — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born about 1935. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Webster, Walter See C. Walter Webster
  Webster, Walter A. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twenty-Second Suffolk District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Warren R. — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Webster, Warren W., Jr. — of Camden, Camden County, N.J. Republican. Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948; defeated, 1960; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, Wendell W. — of Centralia, Marion County, Ill. Mayor of Centralia, Ill., 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, William — of Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, Mich. Mayor of Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., 1897; postmaster at Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, William B. — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, William C. — of Kingston, Rockingham County, N.H. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, William C. — of Olney, Richland County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, William E. (1861-1929) — of Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine. Born May 30, 1861. Democrat. Mayor of Lewiston, Maine, 1905-07. Died January 2, 1929 (age 67 years, 217 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Lewiston, Maine.
  Webster, William Grant — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1916; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1918 (at-large), 1918 (10th District). Burial location unknown.
  Webster, William H. (1852-1941) — of Berlin, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Berlin, Hartford County, Conn., November 25, 1852. Republican. Merchant; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Berlin, 1905-06. Died September 28, 1941 (age 88 years, 307 days). Interment at Maple Cemetery, Berlin, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Cornelia A. Wells (1854-1925).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Webster, William H. H. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. U.S. Consul in Chatham, 1889-93; Niagara Falls, 1903-05. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, William Hedgcock (b. 1924) — also known as William H. Webster — Born in St. Louis, Mo., March 6, 1924. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri, 1959-61; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri, 1970-73; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 1973-78; director, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1978-87; director of Central Intelligence, 1987-91. Christian Scientist. Member, Psi Upsilon. Received the Medal of Freedom in 1991. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Married to Drusilla Lane; married, October 20, 1990, to Lynda Clugston.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Webster, William L. (b. 1953) — of Jasper County, Mo. Born September 17, 1953. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1981-84; Missouri state attorney general, 1985-93; candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1992. Member, American Bar Association. Pleaded guilty in 1993 to embezzlement and conspiracy, and sentenced to two years in prison. Still living as of 1993.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Melton Webster (1922-1990).
  See also Wikipedia article
  Webster, William O. — of Michigan. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, William P. — of Cody, Park County, Wyo. Postmaster at Cody, Wyo., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Webster, William T. — of Gastonia, Gaston County, N.C. Republican. Acting postmaster at Gastonia, N.C., 1933. Burial location unknown.


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