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WHITE (Soundex W300) — See also CROSWHITE, HEWIT, HEWITT, HITE, WAITE, WATHEN-WHITE, WEET, WEETH, WHEAT, WHET, WHIT, WHITE-SPUNNER, WHITEAKER, WHITED, WHITEFOOT, WHITEFORD, WHITEHALL, WHITEHEAD, WHITEHILL, WHITEHORN, WHITEKER, WHITELAW, WHITELEY, WHITELOCK, WHITELY, WHITEMAN, WHITEMORE, WHITENER, WHITESELL, WHITESHOT, WHITESIDE, WHITEWOLF, WHITT, WHYTE, WIETHE, WIGHT, WIT, WITH, WITHE, WITHEE, WITT, WITTE, WYATT, WYETH, WYTHE.

  White, V. O. — of Farmington, Franklin County, Maine. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1908, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  White, Valerie — of Asheboro, Randolph County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  White, Verna — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  White, Vic — of Wheatland, Platte County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, Virgil D. — of Ossipee, Carroll County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to New Hampshire convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1940 (alternate), 1948. Burial location unknown.
  White, Virginia L. — of Okemos, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984, 1992 (alternate); candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 70th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  White, Vita — of Burton, Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  White, Volney — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 2nd District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. A. — of Walla Walla, Walla Walla County, Wash. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. B. — of Norlina, Warren County, N.C. Republican. Chair of Warren County Republican Party, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, Mrs. W. E. — of Colerain, Bertie County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  White, W. H. — of Olmsted County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 10, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. H. — of Jacksonville, Onslow County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  White, W. I. — of Jefferson County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Jefferson County, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. J. — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1876 (alternate), 1888. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. J. — of Pennsylvania. Communist. Workers candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. J. — Communist. Workers Communist candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. K., Jr. — of Sherman, Grayson County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  White, W. L. — of Pullman, Whitman County, Wash. Physician; mayor of Pullman, Wash., 1898-99. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. M. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 3rd District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. P. — of Hobgood, Halifax County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Halifax County, 1899-1903, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. Paul — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Elected Massachusetts state senate Suffolk & Norfolk District 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  White, W. S. — of Bolivar, Polk County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Polk County, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. Tom — of Brown County, Wis. Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Brown County 2nd District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, W. Wilson — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1953-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, Wade — of Smyrna, Cobb County, Ga. Postmaster at Smyrna, Ga., 1872-87. Burial location unknown.
  White, Wallace Henry (1887-1971) — also known as Wallace H. White; William Henry Wallace White — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Born in Wicomico County, Md., January 15, 1887. Democrat. Newspaper editor; member of Maryland state senate from Wicomico County, 1947-50; appointed 1947. Died in Pinellas County, Fla., January 3, 1971 (age 83 years, 353 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of King Valentine Dennis White and Virginia Emily (Tilghman) White (1852-1892); brother of Arthur Percival White; married, November 30, 1911, to Elsye Mae Nelson; nephew of Edward Southey White; uncle of Edward Homer White, Jr.; first cousin of John Edward White, Frederick Paul Adkins and Elijah Dale Adkins; first cousin once removed of Bertha Sheppard Adkins and Elijah Dale Adkins, Jr.; second cousin once removed of Merrill Henry Tilghman (1875-1927); second cousin thrice removed of Littleton Dennis and John Dennis (1771-1806); third cousin twice removed of Littleton Purnell Dennis and John Dennis (1807-1859).
  Political family: White-Dennis-Adkins family of Maryland.
  White, Wallace Humphrey, Jr. (1877-1952) — also known as Wallace H. White, Jr. — of Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine; Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine. Born in Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine, August 6, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; private secretary to U.S. Sen. William P. Frye; U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1917-31; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1931-49; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1944. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons. Died March 31, 1952 (age 74 years, 238 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Wallace H. White; grandson of William Pierce Frye (1830-1911).
  Political family: Frye-White family of Lewiston, Maine.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  White, Wallace R. — U.S. Attorney for Idaho, 1881-85. Burial location unknown.
  White, Walter — of Dayton, Rhea County, Tenn. Republican. Candidate for Governor of Tennessee, 1926; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1940 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  White, Walter G. — of Ossipee, Carroll County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, Walter R. — of Bay Minette, Baldwin County, Ala. Postmaster at Bay Minette, Ala., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  White, Walter S. — of Alabama. Alabama state auditor, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  White, Ward See J. Ward White
  White, Ward — of Sheboygan, Sheboygan County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Sheboygan County 1st District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, Warren See J. Warren White
  White, Warren C. — of Cumberland, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Cumberland, Md., 1900-04. Burial location unknown.
  White, Warren L. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Democrat. Circuit judge in Missouri 23rd Circuit, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, Weldon B. — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1952 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, Wesley See J. Wesley White
  White, Wilbur — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1968 (38th District), 1972 (39th District). Still living as of 1972.
  White, Wilbur E. — of Valparaiso, Porter County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  White, Wilbur M. — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Candidate in primary for mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  White, Wilbur McKee (1890-1973) — also known as Wilbur M. White — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born near Hillsboro, Highland County, Ohio, February 22, 1890. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1931-33; defeated, 1932, 1940. Died in Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio, December 31, 1973 (age 83 years, 312 days). Interment at Hillsboro Cemetery, Hillsboro, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  White, Will — of Union, Newton County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, Will Tyler — of Bath, Clinton County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 86th District, 1998; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 8th District, 2004; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  White, William (1762-1811) — of Lenoir County, N.C. Born in 1762. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lenoir County, 1792-95; member of North Carolina state senate from Lenoir County, 1795-96, 1798; secretary of state of North Carolina, 1798-1810. Died in 1811 (age about 49 years). Interment at City Cemetery, Raleigh, N.C.
  White, William — of Chester, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 3rd District, 1806-09. Burial location unknown.
  White, William — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Postmaster at Baton Rouge, La., 1818-21. Burial location unknown.
  White, William — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Raleigh, N.C., 1845-58. Burial location unknown.
  White, William — of Mercer County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  White, William — of Ohio. Justice of Ohio state supreme court, 1864-79. Burial location unknown.
  White, William (born c.1825) — of Virginia. Born about 1825. Delegate to Virginia secession convention, 1861; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Burial location unknown.
  White, William — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  White, William — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  White, William — of Lake Zurich, Lake County, Ill. Village president of Lake Zurich, Illinois, 1935-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, William — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  White, William — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 12th District, 1982, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  White, William — also known as Bill White — Republican. Elected Missouri state house of representatives 161st District 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  White, William A. — of St. Marys, Camden County, Ga. Born in Connecticut. Republican. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  White, William A. — of Spring Valley, Rockland County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1910; Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 23rd District, 1912; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  White, William A. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
William Allen White White, William Allen (1868-1944) — also known as "The Sage of Emporia" — of Emporia, Lyon County, Kan. Born in Emporia, Lyon County, Kan., February 10, 1868. Republican. Newspaper editor; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1920 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1928 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1936 (member, Resolutions Committee); Independent candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1924. Received a Pulitzer Prize in 1923 for his editorial, "To An Anxious Friend". Died in Emporia, Lyon County, Kan., January 29, 1944 (age 75 years, 353 days). Interment at Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Emporia, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Allen White and Mary (Hatton) White; married, April 27, 1893, to Sallie Lindsay.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Image source: Time Magazine, August 19, 1940
  White, William C. — Member of Virginia state senate 18th District, 1908-09. Burial location unknown.
  White, William C. — of Bolton, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bolton, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  White, William C. — of Guilford, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Guilford, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  White, William E. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  White, William E. — of Mebane, Alamance County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1916, 1924, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  White, William E. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 3rd District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  White, William E. — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, William E. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 1st District, 1978, 1980, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  White, William F. — of Winton (now Jessup), Lackawanna County, Pa. Burgess of Winton, Pennsylvania, 1935-37. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, William Francis (born c.1821) — also known as William F. White — of Watsonville, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Born in Limerick, Ireland, about 1821. Farmer; delegate to California state constitutional convention, 1878-79; Workingmen candidate for Governor of California, 1879. Catholic. Interment at Valley Catholic Cemetery, Watsonville, Calif.
  Relatives: Married to Frances 'Fannie' Russell; father of Stephen Mallory White (1853-1901); cousin by marriage of Stephen Russell Mallory.
  Political family: Mallory-White family of California.
  White, William H. — U.S. Attorney for Washington, 1885-90. Burial location unknown.
  White, William H. — of Virginia. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1896-98. Burial location unknown.
  White, William H. — Independence candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  White, William H. — of Boyne City, Charlevoix County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  White, William H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 13th District, 1922, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  White, William H. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  White, William H. R. — of Monmouth County, N.J. Elected (Wet) delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Monmouth County 1933. Burial location unknown.
  White, William Henry Wallace See Wallace Henry White
  White, William Howard (b. 1954) — also known as Bill White — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born in San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex., June 16, 1954. Democrat. Lawyer; Texas Democratic state chair, 1995-97; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000; mayor of Houston, Tex., 2004-10; candidate for Governor of Texas, 2010. Methodist. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article
  White, William J. — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  White, William J. — Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  White, William J. — of Garden City, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Nassau County 1st District, 1950; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1960, 1964 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, William J. — of Gretna, Jefferson Parish, La. Mayor of Gretna, La., 1951-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, William J. P. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at Philadelphia, Pa., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  White, William J. P. — of Millsboro, Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  White, William John (1850-1923) — also known as William J. White — of West Cleveland (now part of Cleveland), Cuyahoga County, Ohio; Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Rice Lake, Ontario, October 7, 1850. Republican. Candy and chewing gum manufacturer; mayor of West Cleveland, Ohio, 1889; U.S. Representative from Ohio 20th District, 1893-95. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, February 16, 1923 (age 72 years, 132 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  White, William K. — of South Kingstown, Washington County, R.I. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  White, William L. — of New London, New London County, Conn. First selectman of New London, Connecticut, 1911, 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  White, William M. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  White, William P. — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Mayor of Augusta, Ga., 1919-22. Burial location unknown.
  White, William P. — of Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  White, William Pinkney See William Pinkney Whyte
  White, William R. — of Marion County, W.Va. Republican. West Virginia superintendent of schools, 1863-69. Burial location unknown.
  White, William S. — of Rockland, Knox County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Rockland, Maine, 1888-90; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  White, William S. — of Berrien County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 2nd Circuit, 1975-85. Still living as of 1985.
  White, William W. — of Pelham, Westchester County, N.Y. Mayor of Pelham, N.Y., 1929. Burial location unknown.
  White, William W. — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  White, Willis H. — Prohibition candidate for Governor of Rhode Island, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  White, Wilson See W. Wilson White
  White, Wilson T. — of Athens, Limestone County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  White, Winthrop — of Andover, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Andover; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  White, Woody (born c.1969) — of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C. Born about 1969. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


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