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Whiting-sorrell to Whitlow

WHITING-SORRELL (Soundex W352) — See also SORRELL, WHITING.

  Whiting Sorrell, Anna — of Ronan, Lake County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


WHITINGTON (Soundex W352) — See also GNEITING, HUNTINGTON, NOTTINGTON, PARTINGTON, PFITINGER, WEITING, WETHINGTON, WHITHINGTON, WHITICAR, WHITIN, WHITING, WHITTINGTON, WITHINGTON, ZEITINGER.

  Whitington, C. H. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Honorary Consul for Cuba in Atlanta, Ga., 1910-14. Burial location unknown.


WHITLA (Soundex W340) — See also MAITLAND, TITLAND, WATTLEY, WHATLEY, WHEATLEY, WHEATLY, WHEETLEY, WHIT, WHITAL, WHITALL, WHITLACH, WHITLEDGE, WHITLEY, WHITLICK, WHITLOCK, WHITLOCKE, WHITLOW, WHITTALL, WHITTLEY, WITHALL.

Ezra R. Whitla Whitla, Ezra R. — of Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1916, 1928; member, Arrangements Committee, 1936; member of Republican National Committee from Idaho, 1937-40. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Official Report of the 21st Republican National Convention (1936)


WHITLACH (Soundex W342) — See also BETLACH, EASTLACK, MAITLAND, MATLACK, TITLAND, TLACH, WHIT, WHITELOCK, WHITLA, WHITLEDGE, WHITLEY, WHITLICK, WHITLOCK, WHITLOCKE, WHITLOW.

  WHITLACH: See also Joseph Wayne De Bolt


WHITLEDGE (Soundex W343) — See also CARTLEDGE, HITLER, RUTLEDGE, RUTTLEDGE, WHITLA, WHITLACH, WHITLEY, WHITLICK, WHITLOCK, WHITLOCKE, WHITLOW.

  Whitledge, J. B. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 13th District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Whitledge, Thomas B. (1844-1917) — of St. Marys, Ste. Genevieve County, Mo. Born in Pike County, Mo., June 1, 1844. Republican. Lawyer; member of Missouri state senate 26th District, 1911-17; died in office 1917. Died May 17, 1917 (age 72 years, 350 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, January 25, 1875, to Sarah F. Gilbert (died 1905).
  Whitledge, W. T. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1888 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Whitledge, William R. — of Madisonville, Hopkins County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


WHITLEY (Soundex W340) — See also HITLER, SMITLEY, TITLEY, WATTLEY, WHATLEY, WHEATLEY, WHEATLY, WHEETLEY, WHILEY, WHIT, WHITELEY, WHITELY, WHITLA, WHITLACH, WHITLEDGE, WHITLICK, WHITLOCK, WHITLOCKE, WHITLOW, WHITTLEY.

  WHITLEY: See also Whitley T. Ewing — James Ralph Scales
  Whitley, Adam Jackson, Jr. (b. 1894) — also known as Adam J. Whitley, Jr. — of Smithfield, Johnston County, N.C. Born in Johnston County, N.C., April 14, 1894. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; farmer; member of North Carolina state senate 8th District, 1949-59; member of North Carolina Democratic State Executive Committee, 1953. Baptist. Member, Junior Order; American Legion; Rotary; Freemasons; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Adam Jackson Whitley and Abigail (Casey) Whitley; married 1923 to Florence Elizabeth Lassiter.
  Whitley, Ann — of Auburn, Placer County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Whitley, Charles Orville (1927-2002) — of North Carolina. Born in Siler City, Chatham County, N.C., January 3, 1927. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 3rd District, 1977-87. Baptist. Died in Durham, Durham County, N.C., October 27, 2002 (age 75 years, 297 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whitley, Clifton R. — of Mississippi. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Mississippi, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Whitley, Ebb — of Iaeger, McDowell County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of McDowell County Democratic Party, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Whitley, Elbert L. — also known as Whit Whitley — of Albemarle, Stanly County, N.C. Democrat. Elected mayor of Albemarle, N.C. 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Whitley, George F. — of Smithfield, Isle of Wight County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Whitley, Harold C. — American candidate for Presidential Elector for Montana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Whitley, James Lucius (1872-1959) — also known as James L. Whitley — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y., May 24, 1872. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 2nd District, 1906-10; member of New York state senate 45th District, 1919-28; U.S. Representative from New York 38th District, 1929-35; defeated, 1934. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Elks; Odd Fellows; Maccabees; Woodmen of the World; United Spanish War Veterans; Sons of Veterans; Union League. Died in 1959 (age about 87 years). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whitley, Joe D. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, 1981-87; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, 1990-93. Still living as of 1993.
  Whitley, John — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Johnston County, 1780-81, 1794-95. Burial location unknown.
  Whitley, Kedar — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Johnston County, 1830, 1835-37, 1842-43. Burial location unknown.
  Whitley, Marion S. — of Harrisburg, Saline County, Ill. Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1900; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Whitley, R. B. — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Johnston County, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Whitley, Rhea — of Delray Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Whitley, T. R. — of Douglasville, Douglas County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Douglas County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Whitley, Vinson Martlow (1855-1947) — of Red Boiling Springs, Macon County, Tenn.; Morristown, Hamblen County, Tenn. Born in Red Boiling Springs, Macon County, Tenn., August 12, 1855. School teacher; lawyer; real estate business; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1893-95. Missionary Baptist. Died, from chronic glomerular nephritis, in Morristown, Hamblen County, Tenn., August 26, 1947 (age 92 years, 14 days). Interment at Emma Jarnagin Cemetery, Morristown, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Wiley A. Whitley (1829-1905) and Lucinda (Chitwood) Whitley (1835-1896); married, June 17, 1894, to Maggie Bell Hale (1873-1948); second cousin thrice removed of Philip Key and Philip Barton Key (1757-1815); third cousin twice removed of Francis Scott Key; fourth cousin once removed of Philip Barton Key (1818-1859).
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Key family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Whitley, Whit See Elbert L. Whitley


WHITLICK (Soundex W342) — See also DOTLICH, ENTLICHER, FASTLICH, LICK, MATLICK, PITLICK, SCHETLICK, SVETLIC, WHIT, WHITELOCK, WHITLA, WHITLACH, WHITLEDGE, WHITLEY, WHITLOCK, WHITLOCKE, WHITLOW.

  Whitlick, William — Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1880. Burial location unknown.


WHITLOCK (Soundex W342) — See also FLINTLOCK, GITLOW, HOLTWICK, KREITLOW, LOCK, MATLOCK, PETLOCK, PITLOSH, PORTLOCK, TATLOCK, TITLOW, WHIT, WHITELOCK, WHITLA, WHITLACH, WHITLEDGE, WHITLEY, WHITLICK, WHITLOCKE, WHITLOW.

  WHITLOCK: See also Fenton Whitlock Booth — William Otto Nolting — Stephen Chapman Simms
  Whitlock, A. A. — of Indiana. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, A. B. — of Gary, Lake County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1944, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, Benedict See S. Benedict Whitlock
  Whitlock, Brand (1869-1934) — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born in Urbana, Champaign County, Ohio, March 4, 1869. Author; mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1906-13; U.S. Minister to Belgium, 1914-19; U.S. Ambassador to Belgium, 1919-21. Died in Cannes, France, May 24, 1934 (age 65 years, 81 days). Interment at Holy Trinity Cemetery, Cannes, France.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Whitlock, Charles — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, G. C. — of Middlesboro, Bell County, Ky. Postmaster at Middlesboro, Ky., 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, George F. — of Garden City, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Mayor of Garden City, N.Y., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Whitlock, George H. — of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Conn. First selectman of Ridgefield, Connecticut, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, Irene — of McPherson, McPherson County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Whitlock, James H. — of California. Member of California state assembly 26th District, 1877-80. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, John F. — of Gettysburg, Potter County, S.Dak. Merchant; member of South Dakota state senate, 1897-98, 1901-02, 1905-06, 1913-16 (35th District 1897-98, 1901-02, 1905-06, 36th District 1913-16). Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, John T. — of Illinois. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, O. L. — of Greene County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Greene County 3rd District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, S. Benedict — of Warsaw, Wyoming County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, Thomas C. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state senate 4th District, 1903-04; defeated, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, Mrs. Thomas S. — of San Diego, San Diego County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlock, William Percival (1884-1927) — also known as William P. Whitlock — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, November 26, 1884. Manager, Cincinnati Zoo; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Cincinnati, Ohio, 1916-25. Died, from a brain tumor, in a nursing home at Epinay-sur-Seine, France, April 26, 1927 (age 42 years, 151 days). Interment at Highland Park Cemetery, Highland Hills, Ohio.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WHITLOCKE (Soundex W342) — See also BLOCKER, FLINTLOCK, GITLOW, KLOCKE, KLOCKER, KREITLOW, LOCKE, LOCKEN, LOCKER, LOCKERBY, LOCKERMAN, LOCKERY, LOCKETT, LOCKETTE, LOCKEY, MATLOCK, PETLOCK, PITLOSH, PORTLOCK, TATLOCK, TITLOW, WHITELOCK, WHITLA, WHITLACH, WHITLEDGE, WHITLEY, WHITLICK, WHITLOCK, WHITLOW.

  WHITLOCKE: See also Judson Whitlocke Lyons


WHITLOW (Soundex W340) — See also GITLOW, KREITLOW, PITLOSH, TITLOW, WATTLEY, WHATLEY, WHEATLEY, WHEATLY, WHEETLEY, WHIT, WHITLA, WHITLACH, WHITLEDGE, WHITLEY, WHITLICK, WHITLOCK, WHITLOCKE, WHITTLEY.

  WHITLOW: See also Charles Whitlow Norwood, Jr.
  Whitlow, Lee R. — of De Kalb, Gilmer County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Gilmer County Republican Party, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Whitlow, Mark — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Whitlow, Tony E. — of Kellysville, Mercer County, W.Va. Democrat. Elected West Virginia state house of delegates from Mercer County 1972; member of West Virginia state senate 10th District, 1985-96. Still living as of 1996.
  Whitlow, W. B. (1893-c.1942) — of Fulton, Callaway County, Mo. Born in Harvel, Montgomery County, Ill., May 6, 1893. Democrat. Lawyer; Callaway County Prosecuting Attorney, 1921-24; member of Missouri Democratic State Committee, 1937-39; member of Missouri state senate 10th District, 1939-42. Died about 1942 (age about 49 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, September 12, 1917, to Laura Mary Cochran.
  Whitlow, W. H. — of Mercer County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mercer County, 1962. Still living as of 1962.


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