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WHISENHUNT (Soundex W255) — See also EISENHUTH, ISSENHUTH, MATHISEN, SPOONHUNTER, THEISSENHUSEN, WHISNANT.

  WHISENHUNT: See also Arthur Creel Baker
  Whisenhunt, Kathy — of Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


WHISKERS (Soundex W262) — See also HISKEY, KEISKER, KNISKERN, PREISKER, RISKER, VONMOSCHZISKER, WHISKMAN, WISKER.

  Whiskers, Pink: See James Hamilton Lewis


WHISKMAN (Soundex W255) — See also HISKEY, WHISKERS, WHISMAN.

  Whiskman, Annie E. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Socialist. Candidate for Delaware state treasurer, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whiskman, John S. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Socialist. Candidate for Delaware state senate from New Castle County 2nd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WHISLER (Soundex W246) — See also CHISLER, HISLER, HISLOP, HISLOPE, ISLER, SCHISLER, SHISLER, WASLER, WESSLER, WHISTLER, WISSLER.

  WHISLER: See also Charles W. Fear — Joseph Fife Messenbaugh


WHISMAN (Soundex W255) — See also CHISM, CHISMAN, CHISMORE, WASSMAN, WEISMAN, WEISMANN, WEISSMAN, WEISSMANN, WHISKMAN, WIESMAN.

  Whisman, H. M. — of Huron, Beadle County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 24th District, 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Whisman, Jack C. — of Michigan. Progressive. Candidate for Michigan state senate 11th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WHISNANT (Soundex W255) — See also BROSNAN, CHISNELL, DISNARD, ISNARD, KRISNA, POSNANSKY, VISNAW, WHISENHUNT, WHISNER.

  WHISNANT: See also Robert Knox Hollifield


WHISNER (Soundex W256) — See also BEISNER, CHISNELL, CISNEROS, EISNER, ISNER, KISNER, MEISNER, MISNER, PEISNER, REISNER, RISNER, SHERWIN, SISNEROS, WASSNER, WEESNER, WEISNER, WESNER, WHISNANT, WIESNER, WISNER, WISNOR, WOESSNER.

  Whisner, Lester W. — of Turtle Creek, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WHISPERER (Soundex W216) — See also CRISPE, CRISPELL, CRISPEN, KISPERT, LISPENARD, PERERA, PROSPERE, SPEREDON, ZIPPERER.

  Whisperer, The: See Charles Curtis


WHISSEN (Soundex W250) — See also HEWINS, HISS, HISSEM, HISSON, HISSONG, SCHISSLER, SHISSLER, THISS, THISSEN, WAISANE, WASCIN, WASON, WASSON, WEASON, WESSON, WIESEN.

  Whissen, Amos A. — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Dallas, Tex., 1881-83. Burial location unknown.


WHISTLEMAN (Soundex W234) — See also BARTLEMAN, CASTLEMAN, ENTWHISTLE, GENTLEMAN, GITTLEMAN, ITTLEMAN, KITTLEMAN, THISTLE, THISTLETHWAITE, THISTLEWAITE, THISTLEWOOD, WHISTLER, WHISTON.

  Whistleman, Dorothy F. — of Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.


WHISTLER (Soundex W234) — See also DISTLER, ENTWHISTLE, KEISTLER, KISTLER, THISTLE, THISTLETHWAITE, THISTLEWAITE, THISTLEWOOD, WHISLER, WHISTLEMAN, WHISTON.

  WHISTLER: See also James Abbott
  Whistler, G. L. — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Progressive. Candidate for New York state assembly from Richmond County, 1912. Burial location unknown.


WHISTON (Soundex W235) — See also ENTWHISTLE, WESTIN, WESTON, WHISTLEMAN, WHISTLER, WHITON, WHITSON.

  Whiston, Charles J. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 2nd District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


WHIT (Soundex W300) — See also WAIT, WEET, WEETH, WHEAT, WHET, WHITACRE, WHITAKER, WHITAL, WHITALL, WHITBECK, WHITBY, WHITCHER, WHITCOMB, WHITCOME, WHITE, WHITED, WHITEKER, WHITELAW, WHITELEY, WHITELY, WHITEMAN, WHITENER, WHITFORD, WHITHAM, WHITHEAD, WHITHED, WHITICAR, WHITIN, WHITING, WHITLA, WHITLACH, WHITLEY, WHITLICK, WHITLOCK, WHITLOW, WHITMAN, WHITMEL, WHITMELL, WHITMER, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WHITNAH, WHITNALL, WHITNEL, WHITNELL, WHITNER, WHITNEY, WHITON, WHITSELL, WHITSETT, WHITSITT, WHITSON, WHITT, WHITTALL, WHITTAM, WHITTED, WHITTEL, WHITTEN, WHITTET, WHITTICO, WHITTIER, WHITTLE, WHITTLEY, WHITTOCK, WHITTON, WHITTOW, WHITTY, WHITWAM, WHITWELL, WHYTE, WIETHE, WIGHT, WIT, WITH, WITHE, WITT, WITTE, WYATT, WYETH, WYTHE.

  WHIT: See also Mrs. Whit Bell — Whit Guerin — Whit D. Peyton


WHITACRE (Soundex W326) — See also ACRE, ACREE, GOODACRE, KINOSHITA, LONGACRE, MACRE, MACREYNOLDS, MIYASHITA, NACRELLI, SACRE, SANTACRUZ, WHIT, WHITAKER, WHITAL, WHITALL, WHITCHER, WHITEAKER, WHITEKER, WHITICAR, WHITTAKER, WHITTEAKER, WICHITA, WIECHART, WITCHER.

  WHITACRE: See also Whitacre O'Neal — Carroll Gibson Walter
  Whitacre, John Jefferson (1860-1938) — also known as John J. Whitacre — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Born in Ohio, December 28, 1860. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Ohio 18th District, 1911-15; defeated, 1908; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Died in 1938 (age about 77 years). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Magnolia, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whitacre, Julie — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Whitacre, Vernon C. — of High View, Hampshire County, W.Va. Born in Capon Bridge, Hampshire County, W.Va. Democrat. School teacher; farmer; real estate business; auctioneer; chair of Hampshire County Democratic Party, 1946-63, 1972-75; member of West Virginia state senate 16th District, 1982-88; appointed 1982. United Church of Christ. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Boyd U. Whitacre and Bessie O. Whitacre; married, September 3, 1935, to Madeline Anderson.
  Whitacre, Walter — of Yerington, Lyon County, Nev. Republican. Member of Nevada state house of representatives, 1950; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WHITAKER (Soundex W326) — See also AKER, CITAK, KINOSHITA, METAKER, MITAKIDES, MIYASHITA, STAKER, WHIT, WHITACRE, WHITAKER-TANDY, WHITAL, WHITALL, WHITCHER, WHITEAKER, WHITEKER, WHITICAR, WHITTAKER, WHITTEAKER, WICHITA, WITCHER.

  WHITAKER: See also Charles H. Baldwin — Mary Whitaker Bono — John Breathitt — Willis George Buxton — Stephen Whitaker Fullerton — Whitaker McDonough Grant — Jesse Hiatt — Mark Whitaker Izard — Horatio S. Karcher — Samuel Whitaker Pennypacker — Matt Whitaker Ransom — Joseph Whitaker Thompson — Thomas Whitaker Trenchard — Arthur Hendrick Vandenberg — Carolyn Whitaker-Tandy
  Whitaker, Albert C. — of Mason, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Elected New Hampshire state house of representatives from Mason 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Alma — of Carrboro, Orange County, N.C. Acting postmaster at Carrboro, N.C., 1923. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Alma — of Jamaica, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Whitaker, Ben — of Texarkana, Bowie County, Tex. Member of Texas state senate 1st District, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Betty L. — of Doraville, DeKalb County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Whitaker, C. — U.S. Vice Consul in SAINT John, 1858. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Clem — of Kentfield, Marin County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Clinton D. — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Clyde E. — of Mississippi. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Mississippi 1st District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Whitaker, Collins — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in SAINT John, 1848-61. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, D. Kelsey — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, David — of Fayetteville, Washington County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Whitaker, E. — of Maysville, Mason County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, E. K. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Ed A. — of Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo. Republican. Member of Colorado state senate, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Edward G. (1853-1931) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 13, 1853. Democrat. Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1913-23. Died in Southampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 25, 1931 (age 78 years, 103 days). Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Edward W. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Postmaster at Hartford, Conn., 1869-71. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Edwards — Republican. Member, Arrangements Committee, Republican National Convention, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Ezra D. — of North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Mayor of North Adams, Mass., 1917-20. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, F. C. — Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Florida, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Frederick E. — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Garry — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1996 (alternate), 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Whitaker, Glen L. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state senate 10th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Harrison — of Tarrant County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Whitaker, Henry A. — of Bel Air, Harford County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, J. B., Jr. — of Forsyth County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Forsyth County, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, J. D. — of Penns Grove, Salem County, N.J. Postmaster at Penns Grove, N.J., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, J. D. — of Owsley County, Ky. Member of Kentucky state senate, 1918-19. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, J. Waldo — of Enfield, Halifax County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, James — of Macon County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Macon County, 1829-32, 1842-43. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, James H. — of Buena Park, Orange County, Calif. Postmaster at Buena Park, Calif., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, James H. — of Anaheim, Orange County, Calif. Republican. Postmaster at Anaheim, Calif., 1923-36 (acting, 1923-24). Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Jared — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Mayor of Atlanta, Ga., 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Jean — of San Bruno, San Mateo County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Whitaker, Jim — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska state house of representatives, 2001-03 (31st District 2001-02, 10th District 2003); resigned 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Whitaker, Jim — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Republican. Candidate for Montana state senate 11th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Whitaker, John — of Penacook, Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Lumber business; member of New Hampshire state senate 11th District, 1893-94. Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Penacook, Concord, N.H.
  Whitaker, John — of Hickory County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Hickory County, 1905-08; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, John Albert (1901-1951) — also known as John A. Whitaker — of Russellville, Logan County, Ky. Born in Kentucky, 1901. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Kentucky 2nd District, 1948-51; died in office 1951. Died December 15, 1951 (age about 50 years). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Russellville, Ky.
  Relatives: Grandson of Addison Davis James (1850-1947).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whitaker, John R. — of Hillsboro, Henry County, Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 1st District, 1986; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Whitaker, Joseph D. — of Salem County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Joseph R. — of Dover, Kent County, Del. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1888 (member, Committee to Notify Nominees); candidate for Presidential Elector for Delaware, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Kelsey See D. Kelsey Whitaker
  Whitaker, L. M. — of Westfield, Union County, N.J. Postmaster at Westfield, N.J., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, L. W. — of Rockford, Coosa County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Landon — of Whitesburg, Letcher County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky auditor of public accounts, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Whitaker, Lillie D. — of Carrboro, Orange County, N.C. Postmaster at Carrboro, N.C., 1918-22 (acting, 1918). Female. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Mary See Mary Whitaker Bono
  Whitaker, N. Price — of Ohio County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1917-18; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Nelson E. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1887-88; member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1891-1902; President of the West Virginia State Senate, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Oliver B. (1869-1942) — of Weaubleau, Hickory County, Mo. Born in Weaubleau, Hickory County, Mo., July 20, 1869. Republican. President of Weaubleau College, Missouri; of Lincoln College, Kansas; and Union College, Indiana; author; banker; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Hickory County, 1913-14, 1917-24, 1929-36, 1939-42; died in office 1942; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1924 (7th District), 1936 (2nd District). Died May 4, 1942 (age 72 years, 288 days). Interment at Weaubleau Congregational Christian Cemetery, Weaubleau, Mo.
  Relatives: Married, July 20, 1893, to Annetta R. Boyles (1870-1954).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Whitaker, Phil B. See Philip Bailey Whitaker
  Whitaker, Philip Bailey (b. 1891) — also known as Phil B. Whitaker — of Riverview (now part of Chattanooga), Hamilton County, Tenn.; Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Born in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., May 19, 1891. Democrat. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1948, 1952. Baptist. Member, American Legion; Sons of Confederate Veterans; Civitan. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Matt N. Whitaker and Florence (Griffin) Whitaker; married to Hilda Perry.
  Whitaker, Price See N. Price Whitaker
  Whitaker, Mrs. Ray — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Whitaker, Raymond B. — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1952; candidate for U.S. Senator from Wyoming, 1960, 1978. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Robin L. — of Bear, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Whitaker, S. B. — of Fulton, Oswego County, N.Y. Postmaster at Fulton, N.Y., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Sally — of Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Samuel Estill (1886-1967) — of Riverview (now part of Chattanooga), Hamilton County, Tenn.; Washington, D.C. Born in Winchester, Franklin County, Tenn., September 25, 1886. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Riverview, Tenn., 1925-29; Judge of U.S. Court of Claims, 1939-64; took senior status 1964. Presbyterian. Died in Washington, D.C., March 26, 1967 (age 80 years, 182 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Madison Newton Whitaker and Florence Jarrett (Griffin) Whitaker; married, June 30, 1913, to Lillian Nelson Chambliss (daughter of Alexander Wilds Chambliss (1864-1947)).
  See also federal judicial profile
  Whitaker, Spier — of North Carolina. North Carolina state attorney general, 1842-46. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, T. C. — of Trenton, Jones County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Jones County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Toleitha — of Eureka, St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri Republican State Committee, 1967. Female. Still living as of 1967.
  Whitaker, Valmore A. — of North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Mayor of North Adams, Mass., 1902-03. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, W. P. — of Idaho. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Idaho 2nd District, 1920, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, Waldo See J. Waldo Whitaker
  Whitaker, Wesley — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Mayor of Raleigh, N.C., 1872-74. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, William — Delegate to Texas Consultation of 1835 from District of Nacogdoches, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Whitaker, William — of Romulus Township (now Romulus), Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Supervisor of Romulus Township, Michigan; elected 1880. Burial location unknown.


WHITAKER-TANDY (Soundex W326) — See also TANDY, WHITAKER.

  Whitaker-Tandy, Carolyn — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


WHITAL (Soundex W340) — See also KINOSHITA, MIYASHITA, WHIT, WHITACRE, WHITAKER, WHITALL, WHITLA, WHITTALL, WHITTEL, WICHITA, WITHALL.

  WHITAL: See also Henry Mower Rice


WHITALL (Soundex W340) — See also KINOSHITA, MIYASHITA, TALL, WHIT, WHITACRE, WHITAKER, WHITAL, WHITLA, WHITNALL, WHITTALL, WHITTEL, WICHITA, WITHALL.

  WHITALL: See also James Matlack
  Whitall, Benjamin (1747-1797) — of Deptford, Gloucester County, N.J. Born in Gloucester County, N.J., October 3, 1747. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Gloucester County, 1787; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1794. Died in Woodbury, Gloucester County, N.J., September 14, 1797 (age 49 years, 346 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ann (Cooper) Whitall (1716-1797) and James Whitall (1717-1797); married 1770 to Elizabeth Hopper (1748-1808); uncle of James Matlack (1775-1840).
  Political family: Matlack-Whitall family of Woodbury, New Jersey.


WHITBECK (Soundex W312) — See also BECK, BECKWITH, WHIT, WHITBREAD, WHITBY, WITBECK.

  WHITBECK: See also Isaac Whitbeck Van Schaick
  Whitbeck, Frank Lynn (1916-2002) — also known as Frank L. Whitbeck — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla., February 29, 1916. Democrat. Insurance executive; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1952; candidate for Governor of Arkansas, 1968. Episcopalian. Member, Rotary; Freemasons; Alpha Kappa Psi. Died, from complications of leukemia and a blood disease, in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark., May 31, 2002 (age 86 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Whitbeck, Henry T. — of Albany County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Whitbeck, Howard M. — of Lockport, Niagara County, N.Y. Mayor of Lockport, N.Y., 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Whitbeck, Isaac — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 1st District, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Whitbeck, Jacob M. — of Nassau, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 3rd District, 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Whitbeck, John H. — of Chenango County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitbeck, Preston — of Plymouth Township, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Elected supervisor of Plymouth Township, Michigan 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Whitbeck, Walter William (1892-1961) — also known as Walter W. Whitbeck — of Oregon. Born in North St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., August 7, 1892. Democrat. Insurance business; fire chief; candidate for U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1942. Died in Portland, Multnomah County, Ore., October 23, 1961 (age 69 years, 77 days). Interment at Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Ore.
  Relatives: Married 1918 to Beaulah Angela Simpson.
  Whitbeck, William — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 21st District, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Whitbeck, William C. — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Judge, Michigan Court of Appeals 4th District, 2009-13. Still living as of 2013.
  Whitbeck, William J. — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1960 (alternate), 1964; Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


WHITBREAD (Soundex W316) — See also BREAD, BREADY, CORNBREAD, DITTBRENDER, GOODBREAD, WHITBECK, WHITBY, WITBRO.

  WHITBREAD: See also Charles Boeschenstein


WHITBY (Soundex W310) — See also WHIT, WHITBECK, WHITBREAD.

  WHITBY: See also Aris Tee Allen


WHITCHER (Soundex W326) — See also BRITCHER, CRITCHER, HITCH, HITCHBORN, HITCHCOCK, HITCHCOX, HITCHENS, HITCHESON, HITCHING, HITCHINGS, HITCHINS, HITCHMAN, HITCHNER, LEITCHER, NITCHER, PITCHER, WHICHER, WHIT, WHITACRE, WHITAKER, WHITCOMB, WHITCOMBE, WHITCOME, WHITCRAFT, WHITEAKER, WHITEKER, WHITICAR, WHITTAKER, WHITTEAKER, WITCHER.

  Whitcher, John W. — of Nevada. U.S. Attorney for Nevada, 1889-94. Burial location unknown.


WHITCOMB (Soundex W325) — See also COMB, PITCOCK, TITCOMB, WHIT, WHITCHER, WHITCOMBE, WHITCOME, WHITCRAFT, WITHYCOMBE.

  WHITCOMB: See also Latham Castle — James Whitcomb Loop — Henry Lee Morey — Charles Gardner Reed
  Whitcomb, Alexander M. — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Republican. Postmaster at Albuquerque, N.M., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Edgar Doud (b. 1917) — also known as Edgar D. Whitcomb — of Seymour, Jackson County, Ind. Born in Hayden, Jennings County, Ind., November 6, 1917. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1954; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1964, 1976; secretary of state of Indiana; elected 1966; Governor of Indiana, 1969-73; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1972 (delegation chair). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cross-reference: Kenneth N. Giffin
  See also NNDB dossier
  Whitcomb, Elisha — of Swanzey, Cheshire County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate, 1793-1800, 1801-02 (Cheshire County 1793-94, 10th District 1794-1800, 1801-02). Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Ellen E. — of Zortman, Phillips County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Ernest E. — of Dalton, Coos County, N.H. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Dalton, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Ernest M. — of Amherst, Hampshire County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Interment at Wildwood Cemetery, Amherst, Mass.
  Whitcomb, F. W. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Democrat. Member of Nebraska Democratic State Executive Committee, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Flynn — of Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wayne County 2nd District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Forman E. (b. 1866) — of Union (now part of Endicott), Broome County, N.Y. Born in Smithboro, Tioga County, N.Y., July 24, 1866. Shoemaker; member of New York state assembly from Broome County 2nd District, 1918-32. Methodist. Member, Odd Fellows; Redmen. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Franklin — of Des Plaines, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Des Plaines, Illinois, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Fred — of North Vernon, Jennings County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Frederick W. — of Holbrook, Norfolk County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Seventh Norfolk District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, G. E. — of Northwood, Worth County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, George E. — of New Hampshire. Democrat. Candidate for New Hampshire state senate 14th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Harold J. — of Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio. Mayor of Fremont, Ohio, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Henry F. — of Littleton, Grafton County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Littleton; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Horace — People's candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1897; Socialist candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 17th District, 1906, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, James (1795-1852) — of Indiana. Born near Windsor, Windsor County, Vt., December 1, 1795. Democrat. Member of Indiana state senate, 1830-36; Governor of Indiana, 1843-48; U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1849-52; died in office 1852. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Poet James Whitcomb Riley is named for him. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 4, 1852 (age 56 years, 308 days). Original interment at Greenlawn Cemetery (which no longer exists), Indianapolis, Ind.; reinterment in 1892 at Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.; statue at Monument Circle, Indianapolis, Ind.
  Relatives: Father-in-law of Claude Matthews (1845-1898); cousin *** of Henry Lee Morey.
  Political family: Whitcomb-Matthews family of Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Whitcomb, James L. (1819-1899) — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Vermont, 1819. Mayor of Battle Creek, Mich., 1878. Died in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., 1899 (age about 80 years). Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Joseph H. (born c.1864) — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Peru, Miami County, Ind., about 1864. Democrat. Butcher; member of Connecticut state senate 23rd District, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, L. S. — of Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Loammi — of Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wayne County 2nd District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Louis B. — of Andover, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Andover; elected 1908; defeated, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Louis G. — U.S. Attorney for Vermont, 1953-61. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Marciene H. — of Holyoke, Hampden County, Mass. Republican. Mayor of Holyoke, Mass., 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, O. P. — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Mayor of Rochester, Minn., 1871-72; Minnesota state auditor, 1873-82. Burial location unknown.
  Whitcomb, Mrs. Roger — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Republican. Presidential Elector for Kansas, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Whitcomb, Uzziel S. (b. 1817) — of Richmond, Chittenden County, Vt. Born in Richmond, Chittenden County, Vt., January 22, 1817. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state senate from Chittenden County, 1882. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.


WHITCOMBE (Soundex W325) — See also COMBE, PITCOCK, TITCOMB, WHITCHER, WHITCOMB, WHITCOME, WHITCRAFT, WITHYCOMBE.

  Whitcombe, George E. — of Northwood, Worth County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WHITCOME (Soundex W325) — See also PITCOCK, TITCOMB, WHIT, WHITCHER, WHITCOMB, WHITCOMBE, WHITCRAFT.

  WHITCOME: See also John Whitcome Reynolds, Sr. — John Whitcome Reynolds, Jr.


WHITCRAFT (Soundex W326) — See also CRAFT, FLITCRAFT, WHEATCRAFT, WHEATCROFT, WHETCROFT, WHITCHER, WHITCOMB, WHITCOMBE, WHITCOME.

  Whitcraft, Mrs. L. H. — of Carrollton, Carroll County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.


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