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WHITMAN (Soundex W355) — See also WAITMAN, WEITMAN, WHIT, WHITEMAN, WHITMARSH, WHITMEL, WHITMELL, WHITMER, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WIGHTMAN, WITMAN, WITTMAN, WITTMANN.

  WHITMAN: See also Whitman E. Clark — Whitman G. Ferrin — Alfred Whitman Hart — George Whitman Hendee — Alfred Whitman Kenyon — Percy Whitman Knapp — Whitman S. Mead — Albion Keith Parris — Gardner Whitman Pearson — Whitman Erskine Smith — Whitman Symmes
  Whitman, A. A. — of Pratt, Pratt County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Benton See J. Benton Whitman
  Whitman, Bernard C. — of Solano County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 10th District, 1854-55. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Bertram E. — of Atlantic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Atlantic County, 1915-17. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Blanche O. — of Chaplin, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Chaplin, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, C. G. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, C. W. — U.S. Consular Agent in Huddersfield, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Charles L. — of Farmington, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 3rd District, 1878-79. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Charles R. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1888 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Mrs. Charles S. See Thelma Whitman
Charles S. Whitman Whitman, Charles Seymour (1868-1947) — also known as Charles S. Whitman — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Hanover, Sprague, New London County, Conn., September 29, 1868. Republican. New York County District Attorney; Governor of New York, 1915-19; defeated, 1918; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916, 1920; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Member, Union League. Died March 29, 1947 (age 78 years, 181 days). Interment at Westlawn Cemetery, Williamstown, Mass.
  Relatives: Grandfather of John Russell Whitman (who married Christine Todd Whitman (1946-)).
  Political family: Todd-Whitman family of New Jersey.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Whitman, Christie See Christine Todd Whitman
  Whitman, Christine Todd (b. 1946) — also known as Christie Whitman; Christine Temple Todd — of Far Hills, Somerset County, N.J.; Oldwick, Hunterdon County, N.J. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., September 26, 1946. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1990; Governor of New Jersey, 1994-2001; resigned 2001; Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 2001-03; lobbyist. Female. Presbyterian. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Daughter of Webster Bray Todd and Eleanor Schley Todd; sister of Webster Bray Todd, Jr. (1938-); married, April 20, 1974, to John R. Whitman (grandson of Charles Seymour Whitman); granddaughter of John Reynard Todd, Reeve Schley and Kate Prentice Schley.
  Political family: Todd-Whitman family of New Jersey.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Books by Christine Todd Whitman: It's My Party, Too: The Battle for the Heart of the GOP and the Future of America (2005)
  Books about Christine Todd Whitman: Patricia Beard, Growing Up Republican : Christie Whitman : The Politics of Character — Michael Aron, Governor's Race : A TV Reporter's Chronicle of the 1993 Florio/Whitman Campaign — Sandy McClure, Christie Whitman for the People : A Political Biography
  Whitman, D. A. — of East Auburn (now part of Auburn), Androscoggin County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at East Auburn, Maine, 1883-85. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, E. M. — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Ezekiel (1776-1866) — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Born in Massachusetts, 1776. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1809-11, 1817-21 (7th District 1809-11, 2nd District 1817-21); U.S. Representative from Maine at-large, 1821-22; chief justice of Maine state supreme court, 1841-48; resigned 1848. Died in East Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Mass., 1866 (age about 90 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Whitman, Frank S. — of Belvidere, Boone County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1916, 1920; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 8th District, 1920-22. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Franklin M. — of Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County 2nd District, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Frederick O. — of Lewisburg, Union County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Lewisburg, Pa., 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, G. N. — of San Bernardino County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 1st District, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, George P., Jr. — of College Park, Fulton County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1948, 1952; member of Georgia state board of education 5th District, 1948-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, George P., Sr. — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Circuit judge in Georgia Atlanta Circuit, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Grace A. — of Everett, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, J. Benton — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, James M. — of Voluntown, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Voluntown; elected 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Jarvis — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 1st District, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, John (1780-1862) — of Madison County, N.Y. Born in North Kingstown, Washington County, R.I., April 16, 1780. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County, 1831. Died in Lenox, Madison County, N.Y., January 28, 1862 (age 81 years, 287 days). Interment at Chaffee or Whitman Cemetery, Lincoln town, Madison County, N.Y.
  Whitman, John A. — of Midland, Midland County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Midland, Mich., 1921-28; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1924; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, John A. — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1977; candidate for Michigan state senate 13th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Whitman, Lemuel (1780-1841) — of Farmington, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Farmington, Hartford County, Conn., June 8, 1780. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state senate at-large, 1822; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1823-25; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Farmington, 1831-32. Died in Farmington, Hartford County, Conn., November 13, 1841 (age 61 years, 158 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Whitman, Lori — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1979. Female. Still living as of 1979.
  Whitman, Margaret — of Atherton, San Mateo County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Whitman, Martha — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, Michael — of Ontonagon, Ontonagon County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Whitman, Platt — of Highland, Iowa County, Wis. Wisconsin insurance commissioner, 1919-23. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, R. Randy — of Ohio. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1994, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Whitman, Randy See R. Randy Whitman
  Whitman, Russell (b. 1861) — of Evanston, Cook County, Ill. Born in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Mass., January 18, 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Unitarian. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Kappa Epsilon. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William H. Whitman and Helen (Russell) Whitman; married, April 3, 1893, to Alice Mason Miller.
  Whitman, Thelma — also known as Mrs. Charles S. Whitman — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, William (b. 1858) — Born in London, England, July 18, 1858. Not U.S. citizen; express agent; U.S. Consular Agent in Boulogne-sur-Mer, 1903-19. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, William F. — of Venice Center, Cayuga County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Whitman, William H. — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.


WHITMARSH (Soundex W356) — See also DITMARS, MARSH, SALTMARSH, WHITEMARSH, WHITMAN, WHITMEL, WHITMELL, WHITMER, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER.

  Whitmarsh, Carl — of Texas. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Whitmarsh, Ezra Scott — of East Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Eighth Plymouth District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Whitmarsh, Hiram — of Cortland County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cortland County, 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Whitmarsh, J. O. See James O. Whitmarsh
  Whitmarsh, James O. (c.1863-1923) — also known as J. O. Whitmarsh — of Everett, Snohomish County, Wash. Born in Pennsylvania, about 1863. Mayor of Everett, Wash., 1899-1900. Died in Seattle, King County, Wash., November 13, 1923 (age about 60 years). Burial location unknown.
  Whitmarsh, Jesse B. — of Cortland County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Cortland County, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Whitmarsh, Thomas W. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Mayor of Houston, Tex., 1860. Burial location unknown.


WHITMEL (Soundex W354) — See also CARTMEL, CARTMELL, WHIT, WHITMAN, WHITMARSH, WHITMELL, WHITMER, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WHITNEL, WILMETH.

  WHITMEL: See also Whitmel Stallings


WHITMELL (Soundex W354) — See also CARTMEL, CARTMELL, MELL, WHIT, WHITMAN, WHITMARSH, WHITMEL, WHITMER, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WHITNELL, WHITWELL, WILMETH.

  WHITMELL: See also Whitmell Hill — Whitmell Pugh Martin


WHITMER (Soundex W356) — See also DITMER, WETMORE, WHETMORE, WHIT, WHITMAN, WHITMARSH, WHITMEL, WHITMELL, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WHITNER, WITMER, WITTMAYER, WITTMER, WITTMEYER.

  Whitmer, John — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Whitmer, Kenneth A. — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 3rd District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Whitmer, W. J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1904. Burial location unknown.


WHITMIRE (Soundex W356) — See also ALTMIRE, DITMIS, REITMILLER, RIGHTMIRE, WETMORE, WHETMORE, WHIT, WHITMAN, WHITMARSH, WHITMEL, WHITMELL, WHITMER, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WITMER, WITTMAYER, WITTMER, WITTMEYER.

  Whitmire, John — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Member of Texas state senate 15th District; elected 1992; elected unopposed 1994; elected 1996, 2000, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2012; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2004. Still living as of 2012.
  Whitmire, Kathryn Jean (b. 1946) — also known as Kathy Whitmire; Kathryn Jean Niederhofer — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born in Houston, Harris County, Tex., August 5, 1946. Mayor of Houston, Tex., 1982-91. Female. Still living as of 2005.
  Relatives: Daughter of Karl Niederhofer and Ida (Reeves) Niederhofer.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Whitmire, Kathy See Kathryn Jean Whitmire
  Whitmire, R. L. — of Hendersonville, Henderson County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1924. Burial location unknown.


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