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Weissberg to Welby

WEISSBERG (Soundex W216) — See also WASSBERG, WEISBERG, WEISBURG, WEISS, WEISSBERGER, WEISSBOURD, WEISSBUCH.

  Weissberg, S. — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Weissberg, Victor H. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Rabbi; offered prayer, Republican National Convention, 2000. Jewish. Still living as of 2000.


WEISSBERGER (Soundex W216) — See also GROSSBERGER, MOSSBERGER, WEISBERGER, WEISGERBER, WEISSBERG, WEISSBOURD, WEISSBUCH, WEISSGERBER.

  Weissberger, Arnold (b. 1853) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Austria, April 30, 1853. Naturalized U.S. citizen; banker; manufacturer; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Prague, 1903-11. Burial location unknown.


WEISSBOURD (Soundex W216) — See also BOSBOUS, BOURDEAU, BOURDEAUX, BOURDET, BOURDETTE, BOURDON, MUTTHERSBOUGH, OSBOURN, OSBOURNE, STRASBOURGER, WEISBROD, WEISSBERG, WEISSBERGER, WEISSBUCH.

  Weissbourd, Bernice — of Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


WEISSBUCH (Soundex W212) — See also GLASSBURN, GLASSBURNER, MOSSBURG, ROSSBURG, STRASSBURG, STRASSBURGER, WEISS, WEISSBERG, WEISSBERGER, WEISSBOURD, WIEBUSCH.

  Weissbuch, Randall G. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California, 2000 (28th District), 2002 (26th District), 2004 (26th District). Still living as of 2004.


WEISSE (Soundex W200) — See also WEESE, WEIS, WEISE, WEISS, WEISSENBURGER, WEISSENFLUH, WEISSER, WEISSERT, WEISZ, WESS, WIESE, WIESS, WISE, WISS, WYSE, WYSS.

  Weisse, Charles Herman (1866-1919) — also known as Charles H. Weisse — of Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan County, Wis. Born in Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan County, Wis., October 24, 1866. Democrat. Tanning business; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 6th District, 1903-11; defeated, 1900; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1904, 1916 (Honorary Vice-President). Died in 1919 (age about 52 years). Interment at Falls Cemetery, Sheboygan Falls, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


WEISSENBURGER (Soundex W251) — See also BOSENBURY, BRANDENBURGER, DUSENBURY, EISSENSCHIMMEL, GAREISSEN, GEISSENHAINER, GEISSENHEIMER, HARDENBURGER, HEISSENBUTTEL, KALTEISSEN, LAUFENBURGER, MASSENBURG, NISSENBAUM, REISSENZEHN, ROSENBURG, SCHNECKENBURGER, SHALLENBURGER, SHOSENBURG, STOTSENBURG, THEISSENHUSEN, WEISENBERGER, WEISENBURG, WEISENBURGER, WEISSE, WEISSENFLUH, WEISSER, WEISSERT.

  Weissenburger, C. O. — of Mason County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 4th District, 1931-34. Burial location unknown.


WEISSENFLUH (Soundex W251) — See also CIANFLONE, EISSENSCHIMMEL, FLUHARTY, FLUHR, FLUHRER, GAREISSEN, GEISSENHAINER, GEISSENHEIMER, HASENFLUG, HEISSENBUTTEL, KALTEISSEN, OSSENFORT, REISSENZEHN, THEISSENHUSEN, VANFLEET, VEENFLIET, VONFLEET, WEISSE, WEISSENBURGER, WEISSER, WEISSERT.

  Weissenfluh, Carl K. — of Yoder, El Paso County, Colo. Republican. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WEISSER (Soundex W260) — See also DELISSER, HEISSER, HEISSERER, ISSER, MEISSER, RISSER, SAGISSER, SCHEISSER, VISSER, WASSER, WEIERS, WEIS, WEISER, WEISS, WEISSE, WEISSENBURGER, WEISSENFLUH, WEISSERT, WHIZZER, WIESER, WINNEWISSER, WISER, WISSERT, WIZER, WOSER, WYSOR.

  WEISSER: See also Gustave Hartman — Gertrude M. Steiner
  Weisser, Frank — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Communist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Weisser, Gertrude M. See Gertrude M. Steiner


WEISSERT (Soundex W263) — See also BOSSERT, DELISSER, DESSERT, GASSERT, HASSERT, HEISSER, HEISSERER, ISSER, MEISSER, RISSER, SAGISSER, SCHEISSER, SIEWERT, STEIWER, VISSER, WEIS, WEISS, WEISSE, WEISSENBURGER, WEISSENFLUH, WEISSER, WINNEWISSER, WISSERT.

  Weissert, Charles A. (b. 1878) — of Hastings, Barry County, Mich. Born in Hastings, Barry County, Mich., August 22, 1878. Republican. Newspaper editor; author; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Barry County, 1915-20. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 20, 1914, to Elaine Bauer.


WEISSGERBER (Soundex W261) — See also ASGER, GERBEAULT, GERBER, GERBERDING, GERBERICH, GERBES, NOFTSGER, STREISSGUTH, VISGER, WEISBERGER, WEISGERBER, WEISSBERGER.

  WEISSGERBER: See also John William Ditter


WEISSICH (Soundex W220) — See also ESSICK, GEISSINGER, JESSICK, KISSICK, MASSICOTTE, MCKISSICK, MESSICK, REISSING, WASIK, WEIS, WEISS, WEISSINGER, WIECEK, WIESEKE, WIESIKE, WIZEK.

  Weissich, William O. — of San Rafael, Marin County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


WEISSINGER (Soundex W252) — See also BECKBISSINGER, BISSINGER, CRISSINGER, GEISSINGER, ISSING, KISSINGER, NISSING, REISSING, SINGER, WASINGER, WEISSICH, WESSINGER.

  WEISSINGER: See also Theodore Ornstein — George Weissinger Smith


WEISSKOPF (Soundex W210) — See also GROSSKOPF, MAUSKOPF, ROSSKOPF, STOSKOPF, WEISKOPF, WEISS.

  Weisskopf, Alexander — of Ashville, St. Clair County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of St. Clair County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.


WEISSLEDER (Soundex W243) — See also DEISSLER, EISSLER, GEISSLER, LEDER, LEDERBERGER, LEDERER, LEDERLE, LEDERMAN, SLEDER, SLEDGE, SLEDGEHAMMER.

  Weissleder, George H. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 9th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WEISSMAN (Soundex W255) — See also CRISSMAN, DRISSMAN, GEISSMAN, NISSMAN, SISSMAN, WASSMAN, WEIS, WEISMAN, WEISMANN, WEISS, WEISSMANN, WHISMAN, WIESMAN, WISEMAN, WISSMILLER.

  Weissman, Charles — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Weissman, Jerrold A. — also known as Jerry Weissman — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Weissman, Jerry See Jerrold A. Weissman
  Weissman, Marsha R. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Weissman, Marvin (b. 1927) — of Maryland. Born in 1927. U.S. Ambassador to Costa Rica, 1977-80; Bolivia, 1980. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


WEISSMANN (Soundex W255) — See also BASSMANN, BUSSMANN, CRISSMAN, DRISSMAN, ESSMANN, GASSMANN, GEISSMAN, GROSSMANN, KLUSSMANN, MASSMANN, NISSMAN, SISSMAN, WASSMAN, WEISMAN, WEISMANN, WEISS, WEISSMAN, WHISMAN, WIESMAN, WISEMAN, WISSMILLER.

  Weissmann, Robin — of Yardley, Bucks County, Pa.; Newtown, Bucks County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1996, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


WEIST (Soundex W230) — See also BURWEISTER, HEIST, WASTE, WEIS, WEST, WESTA, WESTE, WIEST, WISETH, WISTI, WOESTE, WUEST.

  Weist, Samuel B. — of East Petersburg, Lancaster County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at East Petersburg, Pa., 1885-86. Burial location unknown.


WEISZ (Soundex W200) — See also FREISZ, GEISZ, GEISZLER, WEESE, WEIS, WEISE, WEISS, WEISSE, WESS, WIESE, WIESS, WISE, WISS, WYSE, WYSS.

  Weisz, Melvin — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 10th District, 1959. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Weisz, Stephen Samuel See Stephen Samuel Wise


WEITING (Soundex W352) — See also BEITIA, GNEITING, PFITINGER, TING, WHITING, WHITINGTON, WIETING, WITTING, ZEITINGER.

  Weiting, John M. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1878 (Democratic), 1880 (Greenback). Burial location unknown.


WEITMAN (Soundex W355) — See also BREITMAN, BREITMAYER, DEITMAN, FLEITMAN, HEITMAN, HEITMANIS, HEITMANN, SCHNEITMAN, TWINAME, WAITMAN, WEIDMAN, WEITZMAN, WELTMAN, WHITMAN, WIGHTMAN, WITMAN, WITTMAN, WITTMANN.

  Weitman, Hyman — of San Bernardino, San Bernardino County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WEITZ (Soundex W320) — See also HEITZ, SCHWEITZER, SWEITZER, WAITS, WAITZ, WATTS, WATZ, WEETZ, WEITZEL, WEITZENHOFER, WEITZER, WEITZMAN, WEITZMANN, WITTS, WOOTS.

  Weitz, Louis — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 23rd District, 1920; candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 4th District, 1921. Burial location unknown.


WEITZEL (Soundex W324) — See also BEITZEL, DEITZEL, LEITZELL, NEITZEL, REITZEL, SCHWEITZER, SWEITZER, WEITZ, WEITZENHOFER, WEITZER, WEITZMAN, WEITZMANN, WETZEL, WETZELL, WHETSEL, WHETSELL, WHETZEL, WHITSELL, WHYTSELL, WITSELL, WITZEL.

  Weitzel, George Thomas (1873-1936) — also known as George T. Weitzel — of Missouri. Born in Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky., June 23, 1873. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; U.S. Minister to Nicaragua, 1911-13. Died in Washington, D.C., January 1, 1936 (age 62 years, 192 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Weitzel, Godfrey — of Louisiana. Mayor of New Orleans, La., 1862, 1862. Burial location unknown.


WEITZENHOFER (Soundex W325) — See also BENZENHOFER, BIRKHOFER, BODENHOFER, EITZEN, FORTHOFER, FREIHOFER, FRITZEN, GOLLHOFER, HOFER, INHOFE, IZENHART, KLEINHOFER, LAURITZEN, LITZENBERGER, MEIHOFER, MEITZEN, NIEDERHOFER, RANZENHOFER, SCHNITZEN, SCHREIHOFER, SCHWEITZER, SWEITZER, VANHOFEN, WEITZ, WEITZEL, WEITZER, WEITZMAN, WEITZMANN.

  Weitzenhofer, Edward — of Carneys Point, Salem County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WEITZER (Soundex W326) — See also GREITZER, KREITZER, SCHWEITZER, SEITZER, SPREITZER, SWEITZER, WEITZ, WEITZEL, WEITZENHOFER, WEITZMAN, WEITZMANN.

  Weitzer, Emanuel — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WEITZMAN (Soundex W325) — See also HEITZMAN, KITZMAN, KRITZMAN, LITZMANN, MITZMAN, RITZMAN, SCHWEITZER, SWEITZER, WEITMAN, WEITZ, WEITZEL, WEITZENHOFER, WEITZER, WEITZMANN, ZITZMAN.

  Weitzman, Howard — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Weitzman, Richard P. — of Essex County, N.J. Essex Bi-Partisan candidate for New Jersey state senate District 11, 1971. Still living as of 1971.


WEITZMANN (Soundex W325) — See also GOETZMANN, HEINZMANN, HEITZMAN, HINZMANN, HOLTZMANN, KATZMANN, KITZMAN, KRITZMAN, LITZMANN, MITZMAN, PROTZMANN, RITZMAN, SALZMANN, SCHWARZMANN, SCHWEITZER, SWEITZER, WEITZ, WEITZEL, WEITZENHOFER, WEITZER, WEITZMAN, ZITZMAN.

  Weitzmann, Walter — of Ohio. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from Ohio, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


WEIXEL (Soundex W240) — See also MEIXELL, MULNEIX, PEIXOTTO, SEIXAS, TEIXEIRA, WEICHSEL, WEIGEL, WEIKEL, WEISEL, WICKSALL.

  Weixel, John C. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 8th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.


WEJCMAN (Soundex W255) — See also ANDRZEJCZYK, KREJCI, MATEJCEK, WEJNEROWSKI.

  Wejcman, Linda (c.1940-2010) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born about 1940. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1991-2000. Female. Died February 22, 2010 (age about 70 years). Burial location unknown.


WEJNEROWSKI (Soundex W256) — See also EJNAR, MIZEROWSKI, OLEJNICZAK, TENEROWICZ, WEJCMAN, ZOLNEROWICZ.

  WEJNEROWSKI: See also Benjamin S. Adamowski


WELA (Soundex W400) — See also EWALL, LAWE, LEAW, WALLE, WELANDER, WELO, WELU.

  Wela, Alexander G. — of Milford, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Milford, 1932. Burial location unknown.


WELANDER (Soundex W453) — See also ANDER, ELANDER, HELANDER, LANDER, MELANDER, RHINELANDER, SELANDER, WELA.

  WELANDER: See also Robert Jensen Bryan


WELBERS (Soundex W416) — See also ALBERS, ALBERSTADT, CULBERSON, GILBERSON, GULBERSON, HALBERSTADT, HILBERS, SILBERSTANG, SILBERSTEIN, WELBON, WELBORN, WELBOURNE, WELBURN, WELBY, WELFERS.

  Welbers, Barry W. — of Spring Valley, Bureau County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Bureau County Republican Party, 2002. Still living as of 2002.


WELBON (Soundex W415) — See also ALBON, BALBONI, KILBON, MALBONE, MELBOURNE, MICHELBOOK, SHELBOURNE, WELBERS, WELBORN, WELBOURNE, WELBURN, WELBY, WELDON, WENDELBOE, WILBON.

  Welbon, George T. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WELBORN (Soundex W416) — See also BORN, BRONWELL, BROWNELL, BROWNLEE, MELBOURNE, MICHELBOOK, SHELBOURNE, WALBORN, WELBERS, WELBON, WELBOURNE, WELBURN, WELBY, WELLBORN, WENDELBOE, WILBORN, WILBORNE, WILBOURN, WILBOURNE, WILBURN.

  WELBORN: See also Welborn V. Jones — Robert Howe Steele — Bruce Welborn White
  Welborn, A. L. — of Whiteside, Lincoln County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Lincoln County, 1933-36, 1939-40. Burial location unknown.
  Welborn, A. T. — of Bloomfield, Stoddard County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Stoddard County Democratic Party, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Welborn, Alfred T. — U.S. Vice Consul in Montreal, as of 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Welborn, Hugh M. — of Transou, Ashe County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Welborn, Jeffrey W. — of Beaverhead County, Mont. Republican. Elected Montana state house of representatives 72nd District 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Welborn, Joe (1915-2000) — of Bloomfield, Stoddard County, Mo. Born in 1915. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1952. Died in 2000 (age about 85 years). Interment at Bloomfield Cemetery, Bloomfield, Mo.
  Relatives: Married to June Briney (1920-1995).
  Welborn, John (1857-1907) — of Lexington, Lafayette County, Mo. Born near Aullville, Lafayette County, Mo., November 20, 1857. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Lexington, Mo., 1896-1900; U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1905-07; defeated, 1898 (5th District), 1906 (7th District). Died in Lexington, Lafayette County, Mo., October 27, 1907 (age 49 years, 341 days). Interment at Machpelah Cemetery, Lexington, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Welborn, John A. (b. 1932) — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich., December 20, 1932. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 47th District, 1973-74; resigned 1974; member of Michigan state senate, 1974-82, 1985-94 (21st District 1974-82, 13th District 1985-94); delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1976; candidate in primary for Governor of Michigan, 1982. Protestant. Still living as of 1994.
  Relatives: Brother of Robert A. Welborn (1927-1985).
  Welborn, June Briney (1920-1995) — also known as June Briney — of Bloomfield, Stoddard County, Mo. Born in 1920. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1944. Female. Died in an automobile accident, 1995 (age about 75 years). Interment at Bloomfield Cemetery, Bloomfield, Mo.
  Relatives: Married to Joe Welborn (1915-2000).
  Welborn, O. M. — of Princeton, Gibson County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Welborn, Robert A. (1927-1985) — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born February 17, 1927. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 47th District, 1974-82; member of Michigan state senate 13th District, 1983-85; died in office 1985; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Died May 28, 1985 (age 58 years, 100 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of John A. Welborn (1932-).
  Welborn, Scott T. — of Troy, Oakland County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Troy, Mich., 2013. Still living as of 2013.
  Welborn, Thomas — of Brewster, Okanogan County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WELBOURNE (Soundex W416) — See also BOURNE, COLBOURNE, COULBOURNE, KILBOURNE, LILBOURNE, MALBOURNE, MELBOURNE, MICHELBOOK, MILBOURNE, MOLBOURNE, SHELBOURNE, WALBORN, WELBERS, WELBON, WELBORN, WELBURN, WELBY, WELLBORN, WENDELBOE, WILBORN, WILBORNE, WILBOURN, WILBOURNE, WILBURN.

  WELBOURNE: See also Willis Elbert Mollison
  Welbourne, S. E. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1908. Burial location unknown.


WELBURN (Soundex W416) — See also BURN, HAVELBURG, HAZELBUS, HELBURN, INSELBUCH, KISSELBURGH, MIDELBURG, SHELBURN, WALBORN, WELBERS, WELBON, WELBORN, WELBOURNE, WELBY, WELLBORN, WILBORN, WILBORNE, WILBOURN, WILBOURNE, WILBURN.

  WELBURN: See also Welburn Mayock


WELBY (Soundex W410) — See also BIELBY, ELBY, KELBY, MELBY, MELBYE, SELBY, SHELBY, WALB, WALBY, WELBERS, WELBON, WELBORN, WELBOURNE, WELBURN, WELDY, WELSBY, WILBEE, WILLIBEY, WILLOUGHBY, WOLLEB, WYBLE.

  WELBY: See also William Welby Beverley — J. Welby Broadus


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