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WEISS (Soundex W200) — See also BLAUWEISS, BLEIWEISS, EISS, HEISS, MEISS, WAISS, WEESE, WEIS, WEISE, WEISSBERG, WEISSBUCH, WEISSE, WEISSER, WEISSERT, WEISSICH, WEISSKOPF, WEISSMAN, WEISSMANN, WEISZ, WESS, WIESE, WIESS, WISE, WISS, WYSE, WYSS.

  WEISS: See also Leslie Cornelius Arends — Lorraine Weiss Frank — David Saperstein — Nancy Sedmak-Weiss
  Weiss, A. C. — of Duluth, St. Louis County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1912 (speaker). Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Alan — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Vermont, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Weiss, Albert — of Denison, Crawford County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa state house of representatives from Crawford County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Ann — of Fort Washington, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Weiss, Anna — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 7th District, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Arthur — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 12th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Arthur — of St. Clair Shores, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 11th Senatorial District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Weiss, Arthur G. — of Punxsutawney, Jefferson County, Pa. Republican. Chair of Jefferson County Republican Party, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Bernard S. — of Jenkintown, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Weiss, Boyd F. — of Stroudsburg, Monroe County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Carl J. — of Schenectady County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Schenectady County 1st District, 1927, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Charles Z. — of Avon, Lebanon County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Daniel E. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate 6th District, 1977-80. Still living as of 1980.
  Weiss, David C. — U.S. Attorney for Delaware, 2009-10. Still living as of 2010.
  Weiss, David L. (born c.1914) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born about 1914. Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1953; Socialist Workers candidate for Governor of New York, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Eileen Hession — of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Lafayette, Ind., 1999. Female. Still living as of 1999.
  Weiss, Elaine — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Weiss, Fae — of Oak Park, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Weiss, Frank — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 9th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Frank — of Carter County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Carter County, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Frederick — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 2nd District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Harry — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1928, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Harry A. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1913-22, 1925-27; resigned 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Harry H. — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1916; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 18th Ohio District, 1917-19; postmaster at Canton, Ohio, 1933-35 (acting, 1933-34). Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Henry — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 13th District, 1914, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Henry R. — Universal candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Weiss, Herman — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 12th District, 1914; member of New York state assembly from New York County 8th District, 1919; defeated, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Herman — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Weiss, Irving M. — of New York. Born in Hungary. Socialist. Lawyer; delegate to Socialist National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Jack — of West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Weiss, Jack — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Weiss, James J. — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 2nd District, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Jeanette S. — of Detroit west side, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Weiss, Jennings W. — of Rock County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 15th District, 1950; candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Rock County 1st District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Joe — Communist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, John — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Joseph M. (1856-1937) — of Chippewa County, Mich.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., May 25, 1856. Lawyer; Chippewa County Prosecuting Attorney, 1877-78; one of the founders of professional baseball in Detroit; helped organize the Cass Baseball Club in 1881; Wayne County Circuit Court Commissioner; member of Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1891-94; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1907-08. Jewish. Died, in Harper Hospital, Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., January 11, 1937 (age 80 years, 231 days). Interment at Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Mich.
  Weiss, Julian H. — of Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 50th District, 1932; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1933; candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Kathy — of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Weiss, Laurence S. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state senate 19th District, 1978-91. Still living as of 1991.
  Weiss, Leonard A. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996; Presidential Elector for New York, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Weiss, Linda — of Corinth, Orange County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Weiss, Louis F. — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Socialist. Candidate for mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1905, 1906, 1911; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Marianne — of Romeo, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Weiss, Mark — of Lindenhurst, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Friendly People's candidate for mayor of Lindenhurst, N.Y., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Melvyn I. (b. 1935) — of Oyster Bay Cove, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., August 1, 1935. Democrat. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Pleaded guilty in 2008 to federal charges of making illegal kickbacks to clients to induce them to sue; sentenced to 30 months in prison, fined $250,000, and ordered to pay restitution of $9.75 million. Still living as of 2010.
  See also Wikipedia article
Myra Tanner Weiss Weiss, Myra Tanner (1917-1997) — also known as Myra Tanner — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born May 17, 1917. Cannery worker; lecturer; candidate for mayor of Los Angeles, Calif., 1945, 1949 (primary), 1953 (primary); Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from California 19th District, 1948, 1950; Socialist Workers candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1952, 1956, 1960. Female. Died September 13, 1997 (age 80 years, 119 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1942 to Murry Weiss.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: The Militant, May 5, 1958
  Weiss, Nancy L. — of Aurora, Kane County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Weiss, Paul — of Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pa. Postmaster at Emmaus, Pa., 1827-28. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Paul (1864-1943) — of Denver, Colo. Born in Basel, Switzerland, July 8, 1864. Naturalized U.S. citizen; optician; Honorary Consul for Switzerland in Denver, Colo., 1902-35. Died in Denver, Colo., February 13, 1943 (age 78 years, 220 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Weiss, Paul — of Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Dunkirk, N.Y., 1928-31. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Paul A. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 10th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Weiss, Philip — of Genesee County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Philip — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Richmond County 1st District, 1940; American Labor candidate for New York state senate 17th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Philip J. — Democrat. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Weiss, Robert E. — of Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 79th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Weiss, Ronald E. — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Weiss, Rudolph W. — of Norfolk, Va. Honorary Consul for Haiti in Norfolk, Va., 1944; Honorary Consul for Mexico in Norfolk, Va., 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Sam — of Paris, Lamar County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Samuel — of Lebanon County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 17th District, 1899-1904. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Samuel (b. 1873) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Hungary, May 18, 1873. Naturalized U.S. citizen; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Belgrade, 1909-14. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Samuel Arthur (1902-1977) — also known as Samuel A. Weiss — of Glassport, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Krotowocz, Poland, April 15, 1902. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1935-39; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1941-46 (31st District 1941-43, 30th District 1943-45, 33rd District 1945-46); common pleas court judge in Pennsylvania, 1946. Jewish. Member, Elks; Eagles; Moose; Knights of Pythias; Lions; Odd Fellows; B'nai B'rith; American Bar Association. Died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., February 1, 1977 (age 74 years, 292 days). Interment at B'nai Israel Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  Relatives: Married, June 30, 1930, to Jeannette E. Hoffman.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Weiss, Seymour — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Seymour (1925-1992) — of Maryland. Born in 1925. U.S. Ambassador to Bahamas, 1974-76. Died in 1992 (age about 67 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Weiss, Stan — of Calabasas, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Weiss, Stephanie B. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 26th District, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Weiss, Stewart — of Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Oregon, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Sue C. — of California. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Suzanne — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 1st District, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Weiss, Ted See Theodore S. Weiss
  Weiss, Theodore S. (1927-1992) — also known as Ted Weiss — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Gava, Hungary, September 17, 1927. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972, 1980, 1984, 1988; U.S. Representative from New York, 1977-92 (20th District 1977-83, 17th District 1983-92); died in office 1992. Jewish. Died September 14, 1992 (age 64 years, 363 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Weiss, Vera — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Weiss, Vera Anderson — Universal candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Weiss, Victor — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 26th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, Virginia — of Newark, Licking County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Weiss, W. S. — of Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, William — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 12th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Weiss, William Losse — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 3rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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