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WHITEHOUSE (Soundex W320) — See also DYKEHOUSE, GALEHOUSE, GRATEHOUSE, HOLEHOUSE, MOOREHOUSE, MOREHOUSE, NIEHOUSE, PEVEHOUSE, PRINCEHOUSE, STONEHOUSE, STRITEHOFF, WHITEHALL, WHITEHEAD, WHITEHILL, WHITEHORN, WHITEHURST.

  WHITEHOUSE: See also Robert Orris Blake — Robert Orris Blake, Jr. — Lewis Whitehouse Clark — Goldsmith Whitehouse Hewitt — Woodbury H. Polleys — Edwin Wallace
  Whitehouse, Al — of Covington, Kenton County, Ky.; Newport, Campbell County, Ky.; Park Hills, Kenton County, Ky. Democrat. Labor leader; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1944, 1952, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Arthur W. — of Johnson City, Broome County, N.Y. Mayor of Johnson City, N.Y., 1948-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Benjamin T. — Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 1st District, 1896; Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Charles S. — of Rochester, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state senate 5th District, 1863-65; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Charles Sheldon (1921-2001) — also known as Charles S. Whitehouse — of Virginia. Born in Paris, France of American parents, November 5, 1921. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Laos, 1973-75; Thailand, 1975-78. Successfully opposed the Disney company's proposal to build a history theme park in Prince William County, Va. Died, of cancer, in Marshall, Fauquier County, Va., June 25, 2001 (age 79 years, 232 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Sheldon Whitehouse (1883-1965) and Mary (Alexander) Whitehouse; married to Molly Rand and Janet Ketchum Grayson; father of Sheldon Whitehouse (1955-); grandson of Charles Beatty Alexander (1849-1927); great-grandson of Charles Crocker.
  Political families: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York; Crocker-Whitehouse family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Whitehouse, E. — of South Vassalboro, Vassalboro, Kennebec County, Maine. Postmaster at South Vassalboro, Maine, 1893-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Edwin K. — of Chaplin, Windham County, Conn. Independent candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Chaplin, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Frank C. — of Topsham, Sagadahoc County, Maine. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, G. Hugo — of Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Honorary Consul for Austria in Miami, Fla., 1954-59. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Gordon P. — of Ashford, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ashford; elected 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, H. Remsen — U.S. Consul General in Guatemala City, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Hugo See G. Hugo Whitehouse
  Whitehouse, James N. — of Eastford, Windham County, Conn. Republican. First selectman of Eastford, Connecticut; elected 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Whitehouse, Jessica — of Somersworth, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 2016. Female. Still living as of 2016.
  Whitehouse, John Osborne (1817-1881) — also known as John O. Whitehouse — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in Rochester, Strafford County, N.H., July 19, 1817. Democrat. Shoe manufacturer; U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1873-77; newspaper publisher. Died in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y., August 24, 1881 (age 64 years, 36 days). Interment at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Whitehouse, John R. — of South Vassalboro, Vassalboro, Kennebec County, Maine. Postmaster at South Vassalboro, Maine, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Joshua — of Farmington, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 2016. Still living as of 2016.
  Whitehouse, Nicholas V. — of New Hampshire. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1855-56, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Remsen See H. Remsen Whitehouse
  Whitehouse, Robert T. — U.S. Attorney for Maine, 1906-14. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Samuel Stewart (1858-1929) — also known as Samuel S. Whitehouse — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Long Beach, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H., March 21, 1858. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1905, 1906 (Democratic), 1908 (Democratic). Died in Long Beach, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., November 8, 1929 (age 71 years, 232 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Newhall Whitehouse (1834-1891) and Mary Ann (Taylor) Whitehouse (1835-1905); married 1879 to Mary Grover Hoover.
  Whitehouse, Seth C. — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, Sheldon (1883-1965) — of New York. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 5, 1883. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Minister to Guatemala, 1930-33; Colombia, 1933-34. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Died in 1965 (age about 82 years). Interment at St. Mary's Episcopal Cemetery, Portsmouth, R.I.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Alexander (daughter of Charles Beatty Alexander (1849-1927); sister-in-law of Winthrop Williams Aldrich; granddaughter of Charles Crocker); father of Charles Sheldon Whitehouse; grandfather of Sheldon Whitehouse.
  Political families: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York; Crocker-Whitehouse family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Whitehouse, Sheldon (b. 1955) — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., October 20, 1955. Democrat. Lawyer; clerk for Judge Richard Neely, 1982-83; executive counsel and director of policy for Gov. Bruce Sundlun, 1991-92; director, Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation, 1992-94; U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island, 1994-98; Rhode Island state attorney general, 1999-2003; candidate in primary for Governor of Rhode Island, 2002; U.S. Senator from Rhode Island, 2007-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2018.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Sheldon Whitehouse and Mary Celine (Rand) Whitehouse; married 1986 to Sandra Thornton; grandson of Sheldon Whitehouse; great-grandson of Charles Beatty Alexander (1849-1927); second great-grandson of Charles Crocker.
  Political families: Rockefeller family of New York City, New York; Crocker-Whitehouse family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Whitehouse, Walter J. — of Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1888, 1900, 1908; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, William F. — of Newport, Newport County, R.I.; Providence, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1924 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1928 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Whitehouse, William Penn — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Justice of Maine state supreme court, 1890-1911; chief justice of Maine state supreme court, 1911-13; resigned 1913. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: William Penn


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