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WHITEHURST (Soundex W362) — See also BROCKLEHURST, HAZLEHURST, RIDDLEHURST, STRITEHOFF, SWINDLEHURST, WHITEHALL, WHITEHEAD, WHITEHILL, WHITEHORN, WHITEHOUSE.

  Whitehurst, A. J. — of Thomasville, Thomas County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Whitehurst, D. W. — of Key West, Monroe County, Fla. Mayor of Key West, Fla., 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehurst, Daniel H. — of Monroe County, Fla. Delegate to Florida state constitutional convention from Monroe County, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehurst, Mrs. Douglas — of Mansfield, Lamar County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Whitehurst, G. William See George William Whitehurst
  Whitehurst, George William (1891-1974) — Born in Wauchula, Hardee County, Fla., May 18, 1891. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Florida, 1950-61; took senior status 1961; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida, 1950-61; took senior status 1961. Died January 13, 1974 (age 82 years, 240 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Whitehurst, George William (b. 1925) — also known as G. William Whitehurst — of Norfolk, Va. Born in Norfolk, Va., March 12, 1925. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; college professor; television journalist; U.S. Representative from Virginia 2nd District, 1969-87. Still living as of 1998.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whitehurst, J. S. — of Plant City, Hillsborough County, Fla. Mayor of Plant City, Fla., 1914-15. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehurst, John A. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehurst, Mrs. John L. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehurst, L. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Whitehurst, Marian P. (1924-1991) — of Chesapeake, Va. Born May 18, 1924. Mayor of Chesapeake, Va., 1972-80. Female. Died in May, 1991 (age about 67 years). Burial location unknown.
  Whitehurst, William See George William Whitehurst


WHITEKER (Soundex W326) — See also LITTEKEN, LUTTEKEN, STEKETEE, WHIT, WHITACRE, WHITAKER, WHITCHER, WHITE, WHITEAKER, WHITICAR, WHITTAKER, WHITTEAKER, WITCHER, ZITEK.

  Whiteker, Thomas T. — of Kokomo, Howard County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Kokomo, Ind., 1897-1902. Burial location unknown.


WHITELAW (Soundex W340) — See also BARTELA, BIELAWA, BIELAWIEC, BIELAWSKI, CASTELAN, CHATELAIN, DELAWARE, DELAWARR, ESTELA, KOSTELAC, MARTELAO, POPIELAWSKI, PORTELA, SLETTELAND, TELA, TELANO, UCHITEL, UCHITELLE, WENTELA, WHATELEY, WHIT, WHITE, WHITELEY, WHITELOCK, WHITELY.

  WHITELAW: See also Whitelaw Reid — Whitelaw T. Terry
  Whitelaw, Aubrey H. — of North Stonington, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from North Stonington, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitelaw, O. C. — Republican. Member, Arrangements Committee, Republican National Convention, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Whitelaw, Robert — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Whitelaw, Robert Henry (1854-1937) — also known as Robert H. Whitelaw — of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Mo.; Blodgett, Scott County, Mo.; Blytheville, Mississippi County, Ark. Born in Lloyds, Essex County, Va., January 30, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; Cape Girardeau County Prosecuting Attorney, 1874-78; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cape Girardeau County, 1883-84, 1887-88; U.S. Representative from Missouri 14th District, 1890-91. Died in Blytheville, Mississippi County, Ark., July 27, 1937 (age 83 years, 178 days). Interment at New Lorimier Cemetery, Cape Girardeau, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Whitelaw, Rodney Gayso (1859-1922) — of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Born in 1859. Mayor of Cape Girardeau, Mo., 1903-05. Died in 1922 (age about 63 years). Burial location unknown.


WHITELEY (Soundex W340) — See also ELEY, FATELEY, HATELEY, KITELEY, MOAALIITELE, STITELER, TUITELE, UCHITEL, UCHITELLE, WHATELEY, WHIT, WHITE, WHITELAW, WHITELOCK, WHITELY, WHITLEY.

  Whiteley, Emily S. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteley, Harry W. — of Dowagiac, Cass County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteley, J. G. See James Gustavus Whiteley
  Whiteley, James Gustavus — also known as J. G. Whiteley — of Baltimore, Md. Consul-General for Congo Free State in Baltimore, Md., 1905-07; Honorary Consul for Belgium in Baltimore, Md., 1917-44. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteley, Richard Henry (1830-1890) — of Bainbridge, Decatur County, Ga.; Boulder, Boulder County, Colo. Born in County Kildare, Ireland, December 22, 1830. Republican. Lawyer; major in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Georgia state constitutional convention, 1867; U.S. Representative from Georgia 2nd District, 1870-75. Died in Boulder, Boulder County, Colo., September 26, 1890 (age 59 years, 278 days). Interment at Columbia Cemetery, Boulder, Colo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
  Whiteley, William Gustavus (1819-1886) — also known as William G. Whiteley — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del.; Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born near Newark, New Castle County, Del., August 7, 1819. Democrat. New Castle County Prothonotary, 1852-56, 1862-67; U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1857-61; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1860, 1876 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; speaker); mayor of Wilmington, Del., 1875-78; superior court judge in Delaware, 1884-86. Died in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., April 23, 1886 (age 66 years, 259 days). Interment at Old Broad Street Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Bridgeton, N.J.
  Relatives: Married to Nancy Potter Elmer (1824-1893).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


WHITELOCK (Soundex W342) — See also FELOCK, HAVELOCK, LOVELOCK, MIELOCK, MORELOCK, UCHITEL, UCHITELLE, WEELOCK, WHEELOCK, WHELOCK, WHITE, WHITELAW, WHITELEY, WHITELY, WHITLACH, WHITLICK, WHITLOCK, WHITLOCKE.

  Whitelock, Charles — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Postmaster at Salisbury, Md., 1849-53, 1861-65. Burial location unknown.
  Whitelock, Richard (b. 1930) — of Portland, Ionia County, Mich.; Ionia, Ionia County, Mich. Born in 1930. Libertarian. Candidate for Michigan state senate, 1982 (13th District), 1998 (23rd District); candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1984 (5th District), 1992 (3rd District), 2000 (4th District); candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 2000.


WHITELY (Soundex W340) — See also BEDTELYON, BITELY, CORTELYOU, FLATELY, GATELY, HATELY, UCHITEL, UCHITELLE, UTELY, WHATELEY, WHIT, WHITE, WHITELAW, WHITELEY, WHITELOCK, WHITLEY, WHITTLEY.

  WHITELY: See also Hiram Phillips
  Whitely, Harry — of Rogers City, Presque Isle County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitely, Henry — of Newark, New Castle County, Del. Postmaster at Newark, Del., 1809-18. Burial location unknown.


WHITEMAN (Soundex W355) — See also ALTEMANN, BATEMAN, COURTEMANCHE, EMAN, HUETTEMAN, LISTEMAN, LISTEMANN, REUTEMANN, SITEMAN, TEMAN, TEMANSON, TWINEHAM, WETTEMANN, WHIT, WHITE, WHITEMARSH, WHITEMORE, WHITMAN.

  WHITEMAN: See also Lovett Fort-Whiteman — Edward William Frederick — Frederick Herman Kreismann — Oliver Saxton Smith
  Whiteman, George E. — of Steuben County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 1st District, 1884-85. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteman, Harvey See J. Harvey Whiteman
  Whiteman, Helen S. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteman, J. Harvey — of New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County, 1889-90, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteman, John Y. — of Biggsville, Henderson County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteman, Richard — of Bridgeport, Harrison County, W.Va. Mayor of Bridgeport, W.Va., 1979-80. Still living as of 1980.
  Whiteman, W. W., Jr. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WHITEMARSH (Soundex W356) — See also DEMARS, DEMARSE, DEMARSH, SITEMAN, TEMARA, UTEMARK, WHITEMAN, WHITEMORE, WHITMARSH.

  WHITEMARSH: See also Whitemarsh Benjamin Seabrook


WHITEMORE (Soundex W356) — See also DITTEMORE, SITEMAN, TITTEMORE, WHITE, WHITEMAN, WHITEMARSH, WHITMORE, WHITTEMORE.

  Whitemore, Edward — of Rockland County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rockland County, 1856. Burial location unknown.


WHITENER (Soundex W356) — See also FEICHTENER, MINTENER, STENERSEN, STENERSON, TENER, TENERO, TENEROWICZ, WHIT, WHITE, WHITNER.

  Whitener, A. A. See Amidas A. Whitener
  Whitener, Aaron (born c.1981) — of Boone, Watauga County, N.C. Born about 1981. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Whitener, Amidas A. (b. 1874) — also known as A. A. Whitener — of Hickory, Catawba County, N.C. Born in Hickory, Catawba County, N.C., August 10, 1874. Republican. President, Carolina Glove Co.; interests in cotton mills; mayor of Hickory, N.C., 1900; candidate for U.S. Senator from North Carolina, 1914, 1924; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1924. Presbyterian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of L. S. Whitener and Amanda Catherine (Abernethy) Whitener.
  Whitener, Basil Lee (1915-1989) — also known as Basil Whitener — of Gastonia, Gaston County, N.C. Born in York County, S.C., May 14, 1915. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1941; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1948; U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1957-69 (11th District 1957-63, 10th District 1963-69); defeated, 1968, 1970. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Kiwanis; Elks; Freemasons; Shriners. Died May 20, 1989 (age 74 years, 6 days). Interment at Gaston Memorial Park, Gastonia, N.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whitener, C. L. — of Fredericktown, Madison County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Madison County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitener, Gary — of North Carolina. Republican. Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Whitener, Lawson W. — of Madison County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Madison County, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Whitener, Steven D. — of Virginia. Republican. Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


WHITERSTINE (Soundex W362) — See also BIBERSTINE, DUERSTINE, EVERSTINE, HABERSTICK, HAVERSTICK, HITER, HORSTING, KERSTING, LITTERST, OTTERSTEIN, VANIDERSTINE, WATERSTON, WATERSTONE, WATERSTREET, WITHERSTINE.

  Whiterstine, Mrs. A. J. — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.


WHITESCARVER (Soundex W326) — See also CARVEL, CARVER, CARVETH, CARVEY, DESCAMP, ESCA, ESCALANTE, ESCAMILLA, ESCANDON, ESCARRAZ, FARVER, FORTESCUE, FRANCESCA, GARVER, HITES, HITESHEW, MARESCA, MCCARVER, MESCALL, SARVER, TARVER, TELESCA, TESCH, TESCHEMACHER, TESCHNER, VILLESCAZ, WHITESELL, WHITESELLE, WHITESHOT, WHITESIDE, WHITESIDES, WHITESTONE, WISECARVER.

  Whitescarver, Ann — of Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Whitescarver, B. F. — of Upshur County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Upshur County, 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitescarver, F. B. — of Salem, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WHITESELL (Soundex W324) — See also DESELLEM, GESELL, HITES, HITESHEW, JESELLA, LOTZGESELL, MIKESELL, WHITE, WHITESCARVER, WHITESELLE, WHITESHOT, WHITESIDE, WHITESIDES, WHITESTONE, WHITSELL.

  Whitesell, Gertrude I. — of Wayne County, Mich. American candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1938. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitesell, Robert P. (1860-1937) — of Obion, Obion County, Tenn. Born in Fulton County, Ky., May 11, 1860. Democrat. Farmer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1916, 1924. Died in Union City, Obion County, Tenn., April 7, 1937 (age 76 years, 331 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Whitesell (1822-1892) and Sarah Ann Elizabeth (Wright) Whitesell; married, February 22, 1893, to Clara Catherine Hunter (1869-1951).


WHITESELLE (Soundex W324) — See also DESELLEM, GESELL, HITES, HITESHEW, JESELLA, LOTZGESELL, MIKESELL, WHITESCARVER, WHITESELL, WHITESHOT, WHITESIDE, WHITESIDES, WHITESTONE.

  Whiteselle, James Emerson (1851-1915) — of Corsicana, Navarro County, Tex. Born in Obion County, Tenn., December 31, 1851. Mayor of Corsicana, Tex., 1894-98. Died December 31, 1915 (age 64 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.


WHITESHOT (Soundex W323) — See also DESHOTEL, HITES, HITESHEW, LIVESHOT, MOTTESHEARD, NATESHA, TESH, TESHERA, WHITE, WHITESCARVER, WHITESELL, WHITESELLE, WHITESIDE, WHITESIDES, WHITESTONE.

  Whiteshot, C. A. — of Mannington, Marion County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1900. Burial location unknown.


WHITESIDE (Soundex W323) — See also CORTESI, DESIDERIO, HANNESIDE, HITES, HITESHEW, MATESIC, PRESIDENT, TESIERO, WHITE, WHITESCARVER, WHITESELL, WHITESELLE, WHITESHOT, WHITESIDES, WHITESTONE.

  WHITESIDE: See also Matthew Thompson Allen — John Charles Birdsall — Clarence Andrew Cannon — Whiteside Godfrey Hunter — Simpson Reid — Harry Maurelle Reid — Charles Simpson Reid — Frank R. Reid
  Whiteside, Bertha — of Highland Park, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Whiteside, Ellen K. — of Coral Gables, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Whiteside, Ernie — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Libertarian. Candidate for Michigan state board of education, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Whiteside, Frank — of Champlain, Clinton County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Fred W. — of Delaware. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Delaware, 1920; candidate for Governor of Delaware, 1932, 1936; candidate for U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Frederick W. — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908; candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, George M. — of Kansas. Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1934, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Harry W. — Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Chester County 1st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Hemphill G. — of Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Henry — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Hugh — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Mayor of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, J. O. — of Fredonia, Wilson County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Whiteside, Jenkin (1772-1822) — of Tennessee. Born in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa., 1772. U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1809-11. Died in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., September 25, 1822 (age about 50 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whiteside, John (1773-1830) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Pennsylvania, 1773. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state legislature, 1810; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 3rd District, 1815-19. Died in 1830 (age about 57 years). Interment at Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whiteside, John D. (1799-1850) — of Monroe County, Ill. Born in Monroe County, Ill., 1799. Member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1831-37, 1845-47; Anti-Masonic candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1832; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1836; member of Illinois state senate, 1837; Illinois state treasurer, 1837-41; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Monroe County, 1847. Died in Illinois, 1850 (age about 51 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: First cousin once removed of Samuel A. Whiteside (1783-1868).
  Whiteside, John H. — of Champlain, Clinton County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Josiah — of Foley, Lincoln County, Mo. Democrat. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Lincoln County, 1915-18. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Lewis — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Democrat. Postmaster at Jackson, Miss., 1832-35. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Maxine L. — of Tulare, Tulare County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, N. E. — of Yuba County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 15th District, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Phinehas — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1779-80. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Richard Franklin (b. 1883) — also known as Richard F. Whiteside — of Foley, Lincoln County, Mo. Born near Foley, Lincoln County, Mo., November 29, 1883. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Lincoln County, 1945-50. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Robertson — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chautauqua County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Samuel A. (1783-1868) — Born in Rutherford County, N.C., April 12, 1783. Member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1819-21; general in the U.S. Army during the Black Hawk War. Died in Mt. Auburn, Christian County, Ill., January 3, 1868 (age 84 years, 266 days). Interment at Hunter Cemetery, Christian County, Ill.
  Relatives: First cousin once removed of John D. Whiteside (1799-1850).
  Whiteside County, Ill. is named for him.
  Whiteside, Thomas C. — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County 1st District, 1851. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Thomas W. — of Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, S.C. Mayor of Spartanburg, S.C., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, Vernon — of Pasadena, Harris County, Tex. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; mayor of Pasadena, Tex., 1951-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whiteside, William — Member of New York state assembly from Washington and Clinton counties, 1793-94. Burial location unknown.


WHITESIDES (Soundex W323) — See also CORTESI, DESIDERIO, HANNESIDE, HITES, HITESHEW, MATESIC, PRESIDENT, SIDES, SUMERSIDES, TESIERO, WHITESCARVER, WHITESELL, WHITESELLE, WHITESHOT, WHITESIDE, WHITESTONE.

  WHITESIDES: See also Charles Franklin Ogden


WHITESTONE (Soundex W323) — See also BEETLESTONE, BLUESTONE, EGGLESTONE, FIRESTONE, FREESTONE, HITES, HITESHEW, ROLLESTONE, TESTO, TESTON, TESTOSTERONE, WATSTEIN, WETTSTEIN, WHETSTONE, WHITESCARVER, WHITESELL, WHITESELLE, WHITESHOT, WHITESIDE, WHITESIDES, WITTSTEIN.

  Whitestone, R. P. — of Alexandria, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.


WHITEWOLF (Soundex W341) — See also BAREWOLD, DEWOLF, DEWOLFE, GATEWOOD, WHITE.

  White Wolf, Shawn — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Montana state house of representatives 80th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.


WHITFIELD (Soundex W314) — See also CHATFIELD, CRITFIELD, FIELD, HARTFIELD, HATFIELD, HEARTFIELD, HEITFELD, HETFIELD, LITFIN, MITFORD, MURTFIELD, STADTFIELD, WESTFIELD, WHITEFIELD, WHITFORD, WHITTFIELD.

  WHITFIELD: See also Herschel Whitfield Arant — Sidney Barthwell — Walter Harrison Bradbury — George Whitfield Connor — George Whitfield Crabb — Thomas Whitfield Davidson — Benjamin Whitfield Griffith — Albert Wahl Hawkes — George Whitfield Jack — Whitfield F. Jackson — Whitfield S. Johnson — George Whitfield Knox — Isaiah Henry Lofton — Whitfield Y. Mauzy — J. Whitfield Moody — Jared Whitfield Pardee — Dwight Whitfield Pardee — Whitfield Pritchard — Whitfield Reid — George Whitfield Scranton — G. Whitfield Simonson — I. G. Whitfield Simpson — Whitfield W. Spain — George Whitfield Terrell — Whitfield L. Tuck
  Whitfield, Albert H. — of Mississippi. Justice of Mississippi state supreme court, 1894-1910; appointed 1894; resigned 1910; chief justice of Mississippi state supreme court, 1900-10. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, Benjamin Bryan See Bryan Whitfield
  Whitfield, Bryan (1754-1817) — also known as Benjamin Bryan Whitfield — of Lenoir County, N.C. Born in Wayne County, N.C., February 19, 1754. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of North Carolina house of commons from Dobbs County, 1786-87. Died in Lenoir County, N.C., June 23, 1817 (age 63 years, 124 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Whitfield (1715-1795) and Rachel (Bryan) Whitfield (1723-1780); married, February 13, 1777, to Elizabeth Avis (1756-1794); father of Nathan Bryan Whitfield (1799-1868) and James Bryan Whitfield (1809-1841); grandfather of Nathan Bryan Whitfield (1835-1914); great-grandfather of James Bryan Whitfield (1860-1948); first cousin of Needham Bryan and Hardy Bryan; first cousin once removed of Lovard Bryan; first cousin four times removed of Auburn Bascomb Bryan; third cousin of Joseph Hunter Bryan (1782-1839) and Henry Hunter Bryan.
  Political family: Bryan-Whitfield family of North Carolina.
  Whitfield, C. M. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Mayor of Sioux Falls, S.Dak., 1942-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, Charles See J. Charles Whitfield
  Whitfield, Charles Asbury (b. 1859) — also known as Charles A. Whitfield — of Person County, N.C. Born in Person County, N.C., 1859. Democrat. Farmer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Person County, 1899, 1913-14. Member, Farmers Union. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas L. Whitfield and Esperance (Russell) Whitfield.
  Whitfield, Ed See Wayne Edward Whitfield
  Whitfield, Eric — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 31st District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Whitfield, George — of Lenoir County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lenoir County, 1827-28, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, George M. — Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, H. L. — of Mississippi. Mississippi superintendent of public instruction, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, Harold — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Whitfield, Henry Lewis (1868-1927) — also known as Henry L. Whitfield — of Mississippi. Born near Brandon, Rankin County, Miss., June 20, 1868. Democrat. Governor of Mississippi, 1924-27; died in office 1927; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1924. Died at the Governor's Mansion in Jackson, Hinds County, Miss., March 18, 1927 (age 58 years, 271 days). Interment at Friendship Cemetery, Columbus, Miss.
  Whitfield, J. Charles — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 22nd District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Whitfield, Jacob H. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, James (1791-1875) — of Mississippi. Born in Elbert County, Ga., December 15, 1791. Member of Mississippi state house of representatives, 1842-50, 1858-62; member of Mississippi state senate, 1851; Governor of Mississippi, 1851-52. Died in Columbus, Lowndes County, Miss., June 25, 1875 (age 83 years, 192 days). Interment at Friendship Cemetery, Columbus, Miss.
  Whitfield, James Bryan (1809-1841) — also known as James B. Whitfield — of Lenoir County, N.C. Born in Lenoir County, N.C., May 23, 1809. Member of North Carolina state senate 17th District, 1840-41. Died in Wayne County, N.C., October 1, 1841 (age 32 years, 131 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Bryan Whitfield and Winifred (Bryan) Whitfield; brother of Nathan Bryan Whitfield (1799-1868); father of Nathan Bryan Whitfield (1835-1914); grandfather of James Bryan Whitfield; first cousin once removed of Needham Bryan and Hardy Bryan; second cousin of Lovard Bryan; second cousin thrice removed of Auburn Bascomb Bryan; third cousin once removed of Joseph Hunter Bryan (1782-1839) and Henry Hunter Bryan.
  Political family: Bryan-Whitfield family of North Carolina.
  Whitfield, James Bryan (1860-1948) — also known as James B. Whitfield — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Born in Wayne County, N.C., November 8, 1860. Leon County Judge, 1889; Florida state treasurer, 1897-1900; Florida state attorney general, 1903-04; justice of Florida state supreme court, 1904-43; appointed 1904; chief justice of Florida state supreme court, 1905, 1909. Died in Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla., August 20, 1948 (age 87 years, 286 days). Interment at St. John's Episcopal Cemetery, Tallahassee, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Allen Whitfield (1832-1906) and Mary Whitfield (Croom) Whitfield (1836-1867); married, November 25, 1886, to Leila Nash; married, June 12, 1901, to Margaret Hayward Randolph (1873-1966); nephew of Nathan Bryan Whitfield (1835-1914); grandson of James Bryan Whitfield; grandnephew of Nathan Bryan Whitfield (1799-1868); great-grandson of Bryan Whitfield; first cousin thrice removed of Needham Bryan and Hardy Bryan; second cousin twice removed of Lovard Bryan; third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Hunter Bryan (1782-1839) and Henry Hunter Bryan; fourth cousin once removed of Auburn Bascomb Bryan.
  Political family: Bryan-Whitfield family of North Carolina.
  The J. B. Whitfield Building (built 1913 as the Supreme Court and Railroad Commission Building; later renamed and occupied by the Public Service Commission; demolished in the late 1970s), in the Capital Complex of Tallahassee, Florida, was named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Whitfield, James V. — U.S. Vice Consul in Montevideo, as of 1919-20; U.S. Consul in Matanzas, as of 1924; Monterrey, as of 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, John — of Lenoir County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lenoir County, 1818. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, John Wilkins (1818-1879) — Born in Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn., March 11, 1818. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Kansas Territory, 1854-56, 1856-57; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1870. Died near Hallettsville, Lavaca County, Tex., October 27, 1879 (age 61 years, 230 days). Interment at Hallettsville Cemetery, Hallettsville, Tex.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whitfield, Linda G. — of Wellston, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Wellston, Mo.; elected 2010, 2014. Female. Still living as of 2014.
  Whitfield, Marie T. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1945. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, Nathan Bryan (1799-1868) — also known as Nathan B. Whitfield — of Lenoir County, N.C.; Marengo County, Ala. Born in Lenoir County, N.C., September 19, 1799. General of the North Carolina Militia; planter; member of North Carolina house of commons from Lenoir County, 1821; member of North Carolina state senate from Lenoir County, 1822-23, 1825, 1827. Died in Demopolis, Marengo County, Ala., December 27, 1868 (age 69 years, 99 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Demopolis, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Bryan Whitfield and Winifred (Bryan) Whitfield (1778-1828); brother of James Bryan Whitfield (1809-1841); married, February 16, 1819, to Elizabeth 'Betsy' Watkins (1801-1846); uncle of Nathan Bryan Whitfield; granduncle of James Bryan Whitfield (1860-1948); first cousin once removed of Needham Bryan and Hardy Bryan; second cousin of Lovard Bryan; second cousin thrice removed of Auburn Bascomb Bryan; third cousin once removed of Joseph Hunter Bryan (1782-1839) and Henry Hunter Bryan.
  Political family: Bryan-Whitfield family of North Carolina.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Whitfield, Nathan Bryan (1835-1914) — also known as Nathan B. Whitfield — of Lenoir County, N.C. Born in North Carolina, December 14, 1835. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Lenoir County, 1858-59; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Lenoir County, 1891-92. Episcopalian. Died in Kinston, Lenoir County, N.C., March 21, 1914 (age 78 years, 97 days). Interment at Holy Innocents Episcopal Church Cemetery, Lenoir County, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of James Bryan Whitfield (1809-1841) and Sarah Elizabeth 'Sallie' (Wooten) Whitfield; married to Elizabeth Green 'Bettie' Cobb (1837-1896); nephew of Nathan Bryan Whitfield; uncle of James Bryan Whitfield (1860-1948); grandson of Bryan Whitfield; first cousin twice removed of Needham Bryan and Hardy Bryan; second cousin once removed of Lovard Bryan; third cousin twice removed of Joseph Hunter Bryan (1782-1839), Henry Hunter Bryan and Auburn Bascomb Bryan.
  Political family: Bryan-Whitfield family of North Carolina.
  Epitaph: "Faithful in All."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Whitfield, Robert Henry (1814-1868) — of Virginia. Born in Nansemond County, Va. (now part of Suffolk, Va.), September 14, 1814. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1851; delegate to Virginia secession convention, 1861; Representative from Virginia in the Confederate Congress, 1864-65. Died in Smithfield, Isle of Wight County, Va., October 5, 1868 (age 54 years, 21 days). Original interment in private or family graveyard; reinterment at Old St. Luke's Church Graveyard, Near Smithfield, Isle of Wight County, Va.
  Whitfield, Smith A. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Cincinnati, Ohio, 1882-86. Burial location unknown.
  Whitfield, Wayne Edward (b. 1943) — also known as Ed Whitfield — of Hopkinsville, Christian County, Ky. Born in Hopkinsville, Christian County, Ky., May 25, 1943. Lawyer; business executive; member of Kentucky state house of representatives 8th District, 1973-75; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 1st District, 1995-; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 2012. Methodist. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Whitfield, William K. — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Circuit judge in Illinois 6th Circuit, 1919. Burial location unknown.


WHITFORD (Soundex W316) — See also CRITFIELD, FORD, HEITFELD, LITFIN, MITFORD, WATFORD, WHIT, WHITEFORD, WHITFIELD.

  WHITFORD: See also Stephen Bolles — Edward Whitford Greenman — Brenda Whitford Neal — Kathie Whitford-Freeman
  Whitford, Clark D. — of Sterling, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Sterling, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, E. A. — of Hastings, Dakota County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, Gilbert A. — of New Bern, Craven County, N.C.; Askin, Craven County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Craven County, 1913-16. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, Greeley W. — of Colorado. U.S. Attorney for Colorado, 1897-1901; justice of Colorado state supreme court, 1921-31; chief justice of Colorado Supreme Court, 1929-31. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, Henry B. — of Rocky Hill, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Rocky Hill, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, Henry R. — of Canaan, Litchfield County, Conn. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives, 1904 (Republican, Canaan), 1912 (Progressive, North Canaan). Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, J. N. — of Jones County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate 9th District, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, James H. (d. 1886) — of Kansas. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1870-73; member of Kansas state senate, 1884-86; died in office 1886. Died in 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, James W. — of Iowa. American candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 2nd District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Whitford, Myron J. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, Nehemiah O. — of Warner, Merrimack County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Warner, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, Owen — of Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich. Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, Samuel — of Colebrook, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colebrook, 1820, 1828-29, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, Virginia Lee — of Marshall, Fauquier County, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1960 (alternate), 1964; Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Whitford, William C. — of Milton, Rock County, Wis. Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction, 1878-82. Burial location unknown.
  Whitford, William H. — of Muskegon County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Muskegon County 2nd District, 1930. Burial location unknown.


WHITFORD-FREEMAN (Soundex W316)

  Whitford-Freeman, Kathie — of Livingston, Polk County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


WHITHAM (Soundex W350) — See also CEITHAMEL, ITHAMAR, ITHAMER, WATMOUGH, WATTAM, WHIT, WHITHEAD, WHITHED, WHITHINGTON, WHITTAM, WHITWAM, WITHAM, WITHEM.

  Whitham, Richard W. — of Dover, Morris County, N.J. Mayor of Dover, N.J., 1916-20. Burial location unknown.


WHITHEAD (Soundex W330) — See also HEAD, LEITHEAD, THEADORE, WHIT, WHITED, WHITEHEAD, WHITHAM, WHITHED, WHITHINGTON, WHITTED.

  WHITHEAD: See also Elliott Roosevelt


WHITHED (Soundex W330) — See also BREATHED, CATHEDRAL, THEDA, THEDINGA, THEDINGER, THEDORE, WHIT, WHITED, WHITHAM, WHITHEAD, WHITHINGTON, WHITTED.

  WHITHED: See also Solon Whithed Stevens


WHITHINGTON (Soundex W352) — See also BARTHING, EDITHIA, FARTHING, FITHIAN, FROTHINGHAM, GATHINGS, ITHIEL, ITHIER, LUTHINGER, NAETHING, NETHING, NORTHINGTON, SWITHIN, THING, THINGSTAD, TREVITHICK, WASHINGTON, WASHINGTONS, WETHINGTON, WHITHAM, WHITHEAD, WHITHED, WHITINGTON, WHITTINGTON, WITHINGTON, WORTHING, WORTHINGTON.

  WHITHINGTON: See also William L. Webber


WHITICAR (Soundex W326) — See also BERTICA, KATICA, LUSTICA, POLITICIANS, POLITICS, RATICAN, TICAK, TRISTICA, ULTICAN, WHIT, WHITACRE, WHITAKER, WHITCHER, WHITEAKER, WHITEKER, WHITIN, WHITING, WHITINGTON, WHITTAKER, WHITTEAKER, WITCHER.

  Whiticar, E. H. — of Cumberland County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cumberland County, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Whiticar, George S. — of Cumberland County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cumberland County, 1872-73; member of New Jersey state senate from Cumberland County, 1878-80. Burial location unknown.


WHITIN (Soundex W350) — See also WHIT, WHITICAR, WHITING, WHITINGTON, WHITON, WHITTEN, WITTEN.

  Whitin, Henry T. — of Northbridge, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1908. Burial location unknown.


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