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WERNETTE (Soundex W653) — See also ABERNETHY, ARNETTE, BARNETTE, BERNETHY, BERNETTA, BERNETTE, BURNETTE, DEJARNETTE, DORNETTE, ERNETTE, GARNETTE, HERNETT, KARNETTE, MARNETTE, NETTE, PERNETTI, TERNETTI, VERNETTA, WERNECKE, WERNEKE, WERNER.

  Wernette, Mike — of Clay Center, Clay County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wernette, N. D. — Justice of Idaho state supreme court, 1933-34; appointed 1933. Burial location unknown.


WERNICK (Soundex W652) — See also BERNICHON, FERNICOLA, NICK, OMERNICK, PERNICI, PERNICK, RENWICK, VERNICE, WARNACK, WARNECKE, WARNICK, WARNOCK, WERNECKE, WERNEKE, WERNICKE, WERNINGER.

  Wernick, Sidney W. (1913-1995) — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Born November 29, 1913. Justice of Maine state supreme court, 1970-81. Died September 22, 1995 (age 81 years, 297 days). Burial location unknown.


WERNICKE (Soundex W652) — See also BERNICHON, FERNICOLA, HORNICKEL, OMERNICK, PERNICI, PERNICK, VERNICE, WARNACK, WARNECKE, WARNICK, WARNOCK, WERNECKE, WERNEKE, WERNICK, WERNINGER.

  Wernicke, Anthony — also known as "Little Guy" — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Candidate for mayor of Las Vegas, Nev., 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Wernicke, Julius F., Jr. — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


WERNINGER (Soundex W655) — See also BERNINE, BERNING, CHERNIN, INGER, WENINGER, WERNICK, WERNICKE.

  Werninger, Alsorphius — of Harrison County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 4th District, 1867-70. Burial location unknown.


WERNSING (Soundex W652) — See also BURNSIDE, BYRNSIDE, FEARNSIDE, FURNSIDE, SING.

  Wernsing, Harry J. — of Greenview, Menard County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1936, 1944, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WERNTZ (Soundex W653) — See also ARNTZ, ARNTZEN, BERNT, BERNTHAL, BERNTHEIZEL, GERNT, WENTZ, WERTZ.

  WERNTZ: See also Paul Werntz Shafer


WERRENRATH (Soundex W656) — See also BENRATH, BERRENA, COENRAD, COENRADT, COENRAEDT, CONRATH, DOBERRENTZ, EHRENREICH, FERREN, FERRENBERG, FERRENCE, FLOWERREE, HANRATTA, HANRATTY, HERREN, HONRATH, KONRATH, KRENRICH, LOWERRY, MERREN, PERREN, REIFENRATH, RENRICK, SENRAM, STAUDENRAUS, VANDERPERREN, WERRONEN.

Reinald Werrenrath Werrenrath, Reinald (1883-1953) — Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., August 7, 1883. Republican. Opera singer; honored guest, Republican National Convention, 1936. Danish ancestry. Died, following a heart attack, in Physicians' Hospital, Plattsburgh, Clinton County, N.Y., September 12, 1953 (age 70 years, 36 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Werrenrath; married 1909 to Ada Peterson (divorced 1927); married 1928 to Verna True Nidig (divorced 1941); married 1942 to Frances M. Aston (1899-1962).
  Epitaph: "Singer"
  See also Wikipedia article — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Library of Congress


WERRONEN (Soundex W655) — See also CERRONE, CRONEN, CRONENBERGER, CRONENBOLD, CRONENWETT, FLOWERREE, KRONENBERG, KRONENWETTER, LOWERRY, MARRONE, MORRONE, ONEN, PERRONE, PIRRONE, RONEN, SORONEN, WAYRYNEN, WERRENRATH.

  Werronen, Betsy — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 2004, 2008; member of Republican National Committee from District of Columbia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Werronen, Hank — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


WERSLER (Soundex W624) — See also ALDERSLEY, DONKERSLEY, ECKERSLEY, GILDERSLEEVE, HAMERSLEY, HAMMERSLEY, HATTERSLEY, OURSLER, PERSLEY, TANKERSLEY.

  WERSLER: See also Oscar E. Thomson — J. Wersler Thomson


WERT (Soundex W630) — See also EWERT, HERT, SCHWERT, SIEWERT, TREW, VANWERT, WART, WEART, WERTER, WERTH, WERTHEIM, WERTIME, WERTJES, WERTLEY, WERTMAN, WERTS, WERTZ, WERTZLER, WIRT, WIRTH, WORT.

  Wert, Edward — of Marion, Grant County, Ind. Democrat. Mayor of Marion, Ind., 1943-44, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wert, John A. — of Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Ogdensburg, N.Y., 1930-31. Burial location unknown.


WERTENBERGER (Soundex W635) — See also ALTENBERGER, BARTENBACH, COERTEN, CRITTENBERGER, FIRSTENBERGER, FORTENBAUGH, FORTENBERRY, GARTENBERG, GERTENRICH, GRETTENBERGER, HARTENBERGER, HARTENBOWER, HERTENSTEIN, HOWERTER, KAUTENBERGER, KUTTENBERGER, LUSTENBERGER, LUTTENBERGER, MERTEN, MERTENS, MILTENBERGER, SCHWERTE, WERTER, WHITTENBERGER, WOERTENDYKE.

  WERTENBERGER: See also John F. Kavanagh
  Wertenberger, Phil — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Republican. Candidate for Wyoming state senate from Natrona County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Wertenberger, Roy — of Wabash, Wabash County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WERTER (Soundex W636) — See also HERTER, HOWERTER, OERTER, SCHWERTE, WERDER, WERT, WERTENBERGER, WETER, WOERTHER.

  WERTER: See also Edwin Werter Higgins


WERTH (Soundex W630) — See also HOWERTH, WARTH, WEART, WERT, WERTHAMER, WERTHEIM, WERTHEIMER, WIRT, WIRTH, WOERTH, WORTH.

  Werth, Carlton — of Michigan. American Independent candidate for Michigan state senate 28th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Werth, Elmer — of East Tawas, Iosco County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Werth, Helen E. — of Cohocton, Steuben County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Werth, John — of Hastings, Dakota County, Minn. Mayor of Hastings, Minn., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Werth, Thomas Leslie — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


WERTHAMER (Soundex W635) — See also ALBERTHA, BERTHADEAN, CEITHAMEL, CROUTHAMEL, HAMER, HERTHA, HOWERTH, ITHAMER, MERTHAN, MORTHAM, NORTHAM, OPPERTHAUSER, THAMES, VIERTHALER, WERTH, WERTHEIM, WERTHEIMER, WORTHAM.

  Werthamer, Shirley Krechevsky — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


WERTHEIM (Soundex W635) — See also BERTHEL, BERTHELOT, HARTHEIMER, HEIM, HOWERTH, OERTHER, WERT, WERTH, WERTHAMER, WERTHEIMER, WERTIME, WOERTHER, WORTHAM, WORTHEIM.

  WERTHEIM: See also Ann Alanson
  Wertheim, Ann See Ann Alanson
  Wertheim, Brian — of Dunwoody, DeKalb County, Ga. Democrat. Member, Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wertheim, John V. — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Mexico 1st District, 1996; member of Democratic National Committee from New Mexico, 2004; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 2004; member, Credentials Committee, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wertheim, Nicholas — U.S. Vice Consul in Moscow, 1889-92; U.S. Consul in Moscow, 1892-93. Burial location unknown.


WERTHEIMER (Soundex W635) — See also ALTHEIMER, BERTHEL, BERTHELOT, FELTHEIMER, HARTHEIMER, HOWERTH, MERIWETHER, MERRIWETHER, OERTHER, OSTHEIMER, SONTHEIMER, STETTHEIMER, THEIMER, WERTH, WERTHAMER, WERTHEIM, WESTHEIMER, WOERTHER, WORTHEIM.

  Wertheimer, Emanuel — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.


WERTIME (Soundex W635) — See also MORTIMER, MORTIMORE, WEIMERT, WERT, WERTHEIM, WORTHAM, WORTHEIM.

  Wertime, Walter H., Jr. — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952, 1956; chair of Albany County Republican Party, 1955; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1963. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WERTJES (Soundex W632) — See also HARTJE, ROBERTJEANNE, WERT.

  Wertjes, Herman John — of Bricelyn, Faribault County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


WERTLEY (Soundex W634) — See also BERTLER, BERTLESEN, ERTL, ERTLE, GERTLER, GUERTLER, HERTLE, HERTLER, PERTLE, SCHWERTLEY, WERLEY, WERT, WORTLEY.

  Wertley, John H. — of Hamburg, Berks County, Pa. Republican. Acting postmaster at Hamburg, Pa., 1933-34. Burial location unknown.


WERTMAN (Soundex W635) — See also BERTMAN, ERTMAN, FERTMAN, WARTHMAN, WARTMAN, WERMAN, WERT, WORTMAN.

  Wertman, Jackson S. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1884; Liberty candidate for justice of Ohio state supreme court, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Wertman, James E. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 21st District, 1908. Burial location unknown.


WERTS (Soundex W632) — See also WARITZ, WERT, WERTSBAUGHER, WERTZ, WIRTZ, WORTIS, WORTZ, WUERTZ, WURTS, WURTZ.

  Werts, George Theodore (1846-1910) — also known as George T. Werts — of Morris County, N.J. Born March 24, 1846. Member of New Jersey state senate from Morris County, 1887-92; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1892-93; Governor of New Jersey, 1893-96. Died January 17, 1910 (age 63 years, 299 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Morristown, N.J.
  Werts, Kurt F. — of Newark, Wayne County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Werts, W. Walter — of Johnson City, Broome County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York Republican State Committee, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Werts, Walter See W. Walter Werts


WERTSBAUGHER (Soundex W632) — See also BAUGHER, DAUGHERTY, GALLAUGHER, GRASSBAUGH, LAUGHERY, MAULTSBY, MCCLAUGHERTY, MOSSBAUGHER, MUTHERSBAUGH, SALTSBURG, STRAUGHER, TAUGHER, VOIGTSBERGER, WERTS.

  Wertsbaugher, Joseph C. — of California. Member of California state assembly 26th District, 1881-83. Burial location unknown.


WERTZ (Soundex W632) — See also GEWERTZ, HERTZ, MERTZ, SCHWERTZ, WARITZ, WENTZ, WERNTZ, WERT, WERTS, WERTZLER, WERZ, WIRTZ, WORTIS, WORTZ, WUERTZ, WURTS, WURTZ.

  WERTZ: See also W. W. Wertz Chambers
  Wertz, Charles W. — of Lewistown, Mifflin County, Pa. Burgess of Lewistown, Pennsylvania, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Wertz, Edwin S. — of Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, 1915-23; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wertz, Fred A. — of Beatrice, Gage County, Neb. Mayor of Beatrice, Neb., 1936-37. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wertz, George M. (1856-1928) — of Cambria County, Pa. Born in Johnstown, Cambria County, Pa., July 19, 1856. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 35th District, 1909-12; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 20th District, 1923-25. Died in Johnstown, Cambria County, Pa., November 19, 1928 (age 72 years, 123 days). Interment at Grandview Cemetery, Southmont, Pa.
  Relatives: Married to Louisa Glitsch (1860-1929).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wertz, I. M. — of Hagerstown, Washington County, Md. Mayor of Hagerstown, Md., 1933-37. Burial location unknown.
  Wertz, P. — of Shawnee, Johnson County, Kan. Postmaster at Shawnee, Kan., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Wertz, Robert C. (b. 1932) — of St. James, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y.; Nissequogue, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Kew Gardens, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., August 18, 1932. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1971-2001 (4th District 1971-82, 6th District 1983-2001). Catholic. Member, Knights of Columbus. Still living as of 2001.
  Wertz, William F., Jr. — of Washington. Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Washington, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Wertz, William Wesley (1879-1956) — also known as William W. Wertz — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born June 15, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Charleston, W.Va., 1923-31; chair of Kanawha County Republican Party, 1940-42. Died, from cerebral vascular disease, in Elkview, Kanawha County, W.Va., November 20, 1956 (age 77 years, 158 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Cashaus Clayborne Wertz and Chloe (Slack) Wertz.


WERTZLER (Soundex W632) — See also GEWERTZ, HARTZLER, HERTZLER, PORTZLINE, SCHWERTZ, WENTZLER, WERT, WERTZ, WETZLER.

  Wertzler, Marilou — of Muncie, Delaware County, Ind. Republican. Indiana reporter of state courts, 1969-85; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1985.


WERVE (Soundex W610) — See also HERVE, VANWERVEN, WERBE, WERE, WEVER.

  Werve, Marvin — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Werve, Ralph P. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


WERY (Soundex W600) — See also BOWERY, DREWERY, HERY, LOWERY, MERY, MOWERY, TOWERY, WARRA, WAWRO, WEARY, WERBY, WERE, WHARRIE, WHARRY, WHERRY, WRYE, WYER.

  WERY: See also Charles Joseph Margiotti


WERZ (Soundex W620) — See also HERZ, MERZ, WEERS, WERK, WERTZ, WERZINGER.

  Werz, George — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 11th District, 1963. Still living as of 1963.


WERZINGER (Soundex W625) — See also BERZITO, CORZINE, HARZINSKI, HERZIG, HERZING, INGER, KERZIAH, STERZIK, WERZ, ZINGER.

  Werzinger, John K. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1910. Burial location unknown.


WESBERRY (Soundex W216) — See also BERRY, GOLDESBERRY, THORNESBERRY, WESBROOK, WESTBERRY, WINESBERRY.

  Wesberry, William — of Marion, Crittenden County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WESBROOK (Soundex W216) — See also ALLSBROOK, AULSBROOK, BROOK, CHEESBROUGH, CHESBRO, CHESBROUGH, GLASSBROOK, HASBROOK, ROOK, WESBERRY, WESTBROOK.

  Wesbrook, George — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1902. Burial location unknown.


WESCH (Soundex W200) — See also ESCH, HESCH, OESCH, WASCH, WELSCH, WESCHE, WESCOME, WESCOT, WESCOTT, WISCH, WISH.

  Wesch, Paul Charles — of Alabama. Republican. Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


WESCHE (Soundex W200) — See also SCHEWE, WAESCHE, WESCH, WESCOME, WESCOT, WESCOTT, WISCH, WISH.

  Wesche, Charles E. — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Ciudad Juarez, as of 1898-1904. Burial location unknown.


WESCOME (Soundex W250) — See also BASCOME, HANSCOME, WASKAM, WESCH, WESCHE, WESCOT, WESCOTT.

  Wescome, William B. — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Postmaster at Greenwich, Conn., 1866-67. Burial location unknown.


WESCOT (Soundex W230) — See also ESCOTT, PRESCOTT, SCOT, TRESCOTT, WESCH, WESCHE, WESCOME, WESCOTT.

  WESCOT: See also Wescot E. Moulton
  Wescot, Nathaniel — Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery and Hamilton counties, 1827-28. Burial location unknown.


WESCOTT (Soundex W230) — See also COTT, ESCOTT, PRESCOTT, SCOTT, TRESCOTT, WESCH, WESCHE, WESCOME, WESCOT, WESTCOTT.

  WESCOTT: See also Pearl Wight
  Wescott, C. R. — of Clear Lake, Deuel County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 26th District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, Clara Street (b. 1876) — also known as Clara Edna Street — of Plattsmouth, Cass County, Neb. Born in Red Oak, Montgomery County, Iowa, June 26, 1876. Republican. School teacher; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1936. Female. Methodist. Member, Daughters of the American Revolution; Order of the Eastern Star. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of William Lew Street and Mary (McCullock) Street; married, September 28, 1904, to Edgar Hilt Wescott.
  Wescott, Clement W. — of Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Mayor of Belfast, Maine, 1918-22. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, E. E. — of Bedford, Livingston County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Livingston County Democratic Party, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, E. G. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, Ezra — of Skinner, Green County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, Gary — of Stevens Point, Portage County, Wis. Mayor of Stevens Point, Wis., 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Wescott, George P. — of Vallejo, Solano County, Calif. Postmaster at Vallejo, Calif., 1864-65. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, George P. — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Portland, Maine, 1873-75; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, Harry — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, Jefferson F. — of Farmer's Grove, Green County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, John W. — of Haddonfield, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1912; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1916 (Honorary Vice-President). Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, Jonas — of California. Member of California state assembly 15th District, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, N. B. — of Accomac County (now Accomack County), Va. Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Accomac County, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, Ralph Roger (1894-1951) — of Shawano, Shawano County, Wis. Born May 23, 1894. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Wisconsin state legislature, 1920; served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Died July 31, 1951 (age 57 years, 69 days). Interment at Shawano National Cemetery, Shawano, Wis.
  Relatives: Nephew by marriage of Charles Edward Coon (1842-1920).
  Wescott, Ralph W. — of New Jersey. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, Samuel — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, Solomon — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Postmaster at Hudson, N.Y., 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Wescott, William Henry (1870-1939) — also known as William H. Wescott — Born in Eagan, Dakota County, Minn., April 5, 1870. Republican. Farmer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives 30th District, 1907-14; Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1916; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1920. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., June 2, 1939 (age 69 years, 58 days). Interment at St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Gaylord, Minn.
  Relatives: Son of James Wescott (1823-1910) and Mary E. (Atkinson) Wescott (1835-1920); married to Ethelyn Genevieve Mackenzie (1882-1960).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WESELIN (Soundex W245) — See also DEWESE, LUDOWESE, SELIN, WENNEWESER, WESELY, WESEMAN, WESENBERG.

  WESELIN: See also Weselin Nijatev


WESELY (Soundex W240) — See also DEWESE, ESELY, LUDOWESE, SWEELEY, VESELY, WENNEWESER, WESELIN, WESEMAN, WESENBERG, WESLEY, WESSLEY.

  WESELY: See also Milford Wesely Davis
Don Wesely Wesely, Don (b. 1954) — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in David City, Butler County, Neb., March 30, 1954. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1996, 2000; mayor of Lincoln, Neb., 1999-2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Image source: City of Lincoln


WESEMAN (Soundex W255) — See also CHEESEMAN, DEWESE, EMAN, FRIESEMA, HAESEMEYER, HESEMAN, LESEM, LUDOWESE, NESEMEIER, SEMAN, SESEMANN, WEISEMAN, WENNEWESER, WESELIN, WESELY, WESENBERG, WISEMAN, WYSEMAN.

  Weseman, John W. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Weseman, Sidney E., Jr. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 15th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.


WESENBERG (Soundex W251) — See also DEWESE, LUDOWESE, QUESENBERRY, RIESENBERG, WASSENBERG, WEISENBERG, WEISENBURG, WENNEWESER, WESELIN, WESELY, WESEMAN.

  WESENBERG: See also Gjert Lootz


WESLEY (Soundex W240) — See also EESLEY, SWEELEY, WASLEY, WENSLEY, WESELY, WESSLEY, WESTLEY, WOOSLEY.

  Wesley, Charles I. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wesley, Darity — of California. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 52nd District, 1996; Presidential Elector for California, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wesley, Dennis — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. New Philadelphia candidate for mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1991. Still living as of 1991.
  Wesley, E. T. — Dry candidate for delegate to Kentucky convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Wesley, Edward — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state senate 11th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Wesley, Effie B. — of Girard (now part of Phenix City), Russell County, Ala. Postmaster at Girard, Ala., 1889. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wesley, Frank A. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Realtor; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 30th District, 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wesley, Harriet — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 11th District, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Wesley, Richard — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Mercer County Republican Party, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Wesley, Richard C. (b. 1949) — of Geneseo, Livingston County, N.Y. Born in Canandaigua, Ontario County, N.Y., 1949. Member of New York state assembly 136th District, 1983-86; Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1987-96; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 4th District, 1994-96; judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1997-2003; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 2003-16; took senior status 2016. Still living as of 2016.
  See also federal judicial profile


WESNER (Soundex W256) — See also BRESNER, CHESNER, GESNER, GRESNER, KLUESNER, LESNER, RIESNER, WASSNER, WEESNER, WEGNER, WEISNER, WHISNER, WIESNER, WISNER, WISNOR, WOESSNER.

  Wesner, Fred F. — of Sedalia, Pettis County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state senate 15th District, 1940; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Pettis County, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WESOLOWSKI (Soundex W242) — See also DESOLA, DESOLER, DZIENCIOLOWSKI, RESOLVA, SOKOLOWSKI, SOLOWESZYK, STOLOWSKI, WASIELEWSKI, WASILESKI, WONDOLOWSKI.

  Wesolowski, Anthony P. — also known as Tony Wesolowski — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Florida 2nd District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Wesolowski, Frank R. — of Essex County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Wesolowski, Tony See Anthony P. Wesolowski


WESS (Soundex W200) — See also HESS, WASS, WEESE, WEIS, WEISE, WEISS, WEISSE, WEISZ, WESSEL, WESSELL, WESSELLS, WESSELS, WESSELSE, WESSLER, WESSLEY, WESSLING, WESSON, WIESE, WIESS, WISE, WISS, WYSE, WYSS.

  Wess, Earl — of Watertown, Codington County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 29th District, 1925-26. Burial location unknown.


WESSEL (Soundex W240) — See also DEWESSE, MESSEL, SELLEW, SEWELL, WEASEL, WEISEL, WEISELL, WELLES, WESS, WESSELHOEFT, WESSELIUS, WESSELL, WESSELLS, WESSELMANN, WESSELS, WESSELSE, WESSERLING, WISSEL.

  WESSEL: See also Carol Wessel Boyer — Wessel Brodhead — Bruce Vincent Rauner — Wessel S. Smith
  Wessel, Carl J. L. — of Rock Island, Rock Island County, Ill. Republican. Postmaster at Rock Island, Ill., 1958-70 (acting, 1958). Still living as of 1970.
  Wessel, Carol — of Troy, Lincoln County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wessel, Henry F. — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wessel, J. F. — of Mound City, Campbell County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 41st District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Wessel, M. H. — of Evergreen Park, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Evergreen Park, Illinois, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wessel, Peter Henry (1838-1924) — also known as Peter H. Wessel — of Moline, Rock Island County, Ill. Born in Germany, January 4, 1838. Republican. Physician; banker; mayor of Moline, Ill., 1889-93, 1899-1903. Died, from asthma and a stroke, in Moline, Rock Island County, Ill., December 10, 1924 (age 86 years, 341 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Riverside Cemetery, Moline, Ill.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WESSELHOEFT (Soundex W241) — See also DEWESSE, HOEFT, ISSELHARDT, KESSELHAUT, NESSELHUF, SELHOEFER, WESSEL, WESSELIUS, WESSELL, WESSELLS, WESSELMANN, WESSELS, WESSELSE, WESSERLING, ZELLHOEFER.

  WESSELHOEFT: See also Leverett Saltonstall — William Lawrence Saltonstall


WESSELIUS (Soundex W242) — See also ASSELIN, DELESSELINE, DELIESSELINE, DEWESSE, FORSELIUS, GOSSELIN, HESSELINK, MASSELINK, WESSEL, WESSELHOEFT, WESSELL, WESSELLS, WESSELMANN, WESSELS, WESSELSE, WESSERLING.

  Wesselius, Sybrant (c.1859-1926) — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., about 1859. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 20th District, 1889; Independent candidate for mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich., 1908; candidate in Republican primary for Governor of Michigan, 1916. Presbyterian. Member, Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., May 9, 1926 (age about 67 years). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich.


WESSELL (Soundex W240) — See also DESSELLES, DEWESSE, KESSELL, NESSELL, SELL, SELLEW, SEWELL, WASSELL, WEASEL, WEISEL, WEISELL, WELLES, WESS, WESSEL, WESSELHOEFT, WESSELIUS, WESSELLS, WESSELMANN, WESSELS, WESSELSE, WESSERLING, WISSEL.

  WESSELL: See also Wessell A. Clarke


WESSELLS (Soundex W242) — See also CASSELLS, DESSELLES, DEWESSE, ELLS, KESSELL, NESSELL, SELLS, WESS, WESSEL, WESSELHOEFT, WESSELIUS, WESSELL, WESSELMANN, WESSELS, WESSELSE, WESSERLING.

  Wessells, Leverett — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Postmaster at Litchfield, Conn., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.


WESSELMANN (Soundex W245) — See also CASSELMAN, DEWESSE, GEISELMAN, GUNSELMAN, HANSELMAN, HASSELMAN, HEISELMAN, HINSELMAN, INSELMAN, INSELMANN, KESSELMAN, KITSELMAN, KUNSELMAN, MUSSELMAN, SELMAN, SISSELMAN, WESSEL, WESSELHOEFT, WESSELIUS, WESSELL, WESSELLS, WESSELS, WESSELSE, WESSERLING.

  Wesselmann, Fred E. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1924. Burial location unknown.


WESSELS (Soundex W242) — See also ASSELSTINE, CASSELS, DEWESSE, ESSELSTYN, ESSELSTYNE, HOUSSELS, LESSELS, NISSELSON, VESSELS, WESS, WESSEL, WESSELHOEFT, WESSELIUS, WESSELL, WESSELLS, WESSELMANN, WESSELSE, WESSERLING.

  WESSELS: See also Francis Rombouts
  Wessels, Carl — of Blue Earth, Faribault County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1964; Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wessels, Henry — of St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis County 2nd District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wessels, John L. (c.1838-1923) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born about 1838. Produce business; banker; mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1879-80, 1881-82, 1883-84. Died in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn., March 5, 1923 (age about 85 years). Burial location unknown.
  Wessels, Larry — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 28th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Wessels, Lynn D. — of Greene County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Greene County, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WESSELSE (Soundex W242) — See also ASSELSTINE, CASSELS, DEWESSE, ELSE, ESSELSTYN, ESSELSTYNE, HOUSSELS, LESSELS, NISSELSON, SELSEMEYER, VESSELS, WESS, WESSEL, WESSELHOEFT, WESSELIUS, WESSELL, WESSELLS, WESSELMANN, WESSELS, WESSERLING.

  WESSELSE: See also Dirck Wesselse Ten Broeck


WESSERLING (Soundex W264) — See also CASSERLY, DEWESSE, ERLING, KEYSERLING, MESSERLY, SERLINE, WESSEL, WESSELHOEFT, WESSELIUS, WESSELL, WESSELLS, WESSELMANN, WESSELS, WESSELSE.

  Wesserling, Joseph G. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1932; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1934. Burial location unknown.


WESSINGER (Soundex W252) — See also BESSINGER, ESSINGER, HESSINGER, INGER, KESSINGER, LESSINGER, MESSINGER, SCHLESSINGER, SINGER, WASINGER, WEISSINGER.

  Wessinger, Oscar — of Milwaukie, Clackamas County, Ore. Postmaster at Milwaukie, Ore., 1901. Burial location unknown.


WESSLER (Soundex W246) — See also MESSLER, WASLER, WESS, WESSLEY, WESSLING, WHISLER, WISSLER.

  WESSLER: See also Henry William Diederich
  Wessler, E. H. — of St. Louis, Mo. Farmer-Workers candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1920. Burial location unknown.


WESSLEY (Soundex W240) — See also CROSSLEY, GRASSLEY, NISSLEY, PRESSLEY, SWEELEY, WASLEY, WESELY, WESLEY, WESS, WESSLER, WESSLING, WOOSLEY.

  Wessley, Nancy — of Missouri. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


WESSLING (Soundex W245) — See also DISSLINGER, ESSLING, ESSLINGER, GOSSLING, HAUSSLING, HESSLINK, KESSLING, KIESSLING, KISSLING, LING, SCHOESSLING, SWINGLE, WELLINGS, WESS, WESSLER, WESSLEY.

  Wessling, H. Wilhelm — of Westchester County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Westchester County 1st District, 1919; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Wessling, Henry W. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Wessling, Walter S. — of Oswego, Clackamas County, Ore. Delegate to Oregon convention to ratify 21st amendment from Clackamas County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Wessling, Wilhelm See H. Wilhelm Wessling
  Wessling, William — of Westchester County, N.Y. Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1900; candidate for New York state senate 24th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.


WESSON (Soundex W250) — See also BESSON, BESSONETT, CLESSON, CRESSON, ESSON, HESSON, KESSON, KUNDESSON, MCKESSON, MOMPESSON, OWENS, OWNES, PRESSON, SNOWE, TESSON, WAISANE, WASCIN, WASON, WASSON, WEASON, WESS, WHISSEN, WIESEN.

  WESSON: See also M. Wesson Dickinson — James Wesson Parker — J. Wesson Phelps — Stuart Wesson Rockwell — Donna Wesson Smalley
  Wesson, Alexander — of Calloway County, Ky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Wesson, Fabian — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wesson, Herb J., Jr. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Member of California state assembly, 1999-2004; Speaker of the California State Assembly, 2000; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. African ancestry. Still living as of 2004.
  Wesson, Leonard A. — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Mayor-commissioner of Tallahassee, Florida, 1935-36, 1937-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wesson, Milton A. — of Massachusetts. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wesson, Robert G. — U.S. Vice Consul in Maracaibo, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wesson, Ruth — of Michigan. Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Wesson, William B. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Member of Michigan state senate 1st District, 1873-74. Burial location unknown.


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