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WIGGINS (Soundex W252) — See also DWIGGINS, HIGGINS, MIGGINS, WAGENIUS, WIGG, WIGGANS, WIGGIN, WIGGINTON, WRIGGINS.

  WIGGINS: See also George William Coan, Jr. — Kenneth Frederick Hahn
  Wiggins, Arthur — of Detroit east side, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Wiggins, Ben T. See Benjamin Thomas Wiggins
  Wiggins, Benjamin F. — of Greenport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 1st District, 1859, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, Benjamin Thomas (b. 1920) — also known as Ben T. Wiggins — of Toccoa, Stephens County, Ga. Born in Augusta, Richmond County, Ga., November 19, 1920. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; member of Georgia state house of representatives from Stephens County, 1951-56; resigned 1956; member of Georgia public service commission, 1956-; appointed 1956. Methodist. Member, Sigma Delta Kappa; Freemasons; Shriners; Lions. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, Bill — of Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Burbank, Calif., 1994-95, 1996-97, 2000-01. Still living as of 2001.
  Wiggins, Casey Cyrenius (1881-1953) — also known as Casey C. Wiggins — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Born in Antrim Township, Shiawassee County, Mich., January 26, 1881. Democrat. College professor; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 12th District, 1936. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Kiwanis. Died in Howell, Livingston County, Mich., June 27, 1953 (age 72 years, 152 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Glenn C. Wiggins and Emma (Handy) Wiggins; married, July 17, 1907, to Clara B. Dorrance (died 1940); married, June 20, 1942, to Annette Gilbert.
  Wiggins, Charles Edward (1927-2000) — also known as Charles E. Wiggins — of El Monte, Los Angeles County, Calif.; West Covina, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in El Monte, Los Angeles County, Calif., December 3, 1927. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; lawyer; mayor of El Monte, Calif., 1964-66; U.S. Representative from California, 1967-79 (25th District 1967-75, 39th District 1975-79); Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1984-96. Member, Lions; American Bar Association. Died, of complications from diabetes and heart disease, at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev., March 2, 2000 (age 72 years, 90 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wiggins, Charlotte — of Longmont, Boulder County, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1944 (alternate), 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, Darryl — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wiggins, Don, Jr. — of Kentucky. Consumers Lobby candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Wiggins, Donald Cecil, Jr. — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate in primary for Governor of Kentucky, 1983. Still living as of 1983.
  Wiggins, Donnie — of Mangum, Greer County, Okla. Mayor of Mangum, Okla., 2013-. Still living as of 2014.
  Wiggins, Ed See W. Ed Wiggins
  Wiggins, Edgar W. (d. 1930) — of Plant City, Hillsborough County, Fla. Mayor of Plant City, Fla., 1929. Died August 30, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, Ernest B. — of Warsaw, Kosciusko County, Ind. Republican. Mayor of Warsaw, Ind., 1997-2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Wiggins, Gerald N. — of Michigan. American Independent candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 23rd District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Wiggins, Grace — of Fresno, Fresno County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Wiggins, Henry W. — of Middletown, Orange County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 16th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, J. Russell See James Russell Wiggins
  Wiggins, James A. — of Marion County, Fla. Delegate to Florida state constitutional convention from Marion County, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, James L. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, 1994-96. Still living as of 1996.
  Wiggins, James Russell (1903-2000) — also known as J. Russell Wiggins — Born in Luverne, Rock County, Minn., December 4, 1903. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; U.S. Representative to United Nations, 1968-69. Member, Freemasons. Managing editor of the Washington Post newspaper, 1947-66. Died in Brooklin, Hancock County, Maine, November 19, 2000 (age 96 years, 351 days). Interment at Rural Cemetery, Sedgwick, Maine.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Wiggins, Jeremy — of Ellington, Reynolds County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2016. Still living as of 2016.
  Wiggins, Jim — of Georgia. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Georgia 8th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wiggins, John E. — of Valparaiso, Porter County, Ind. Mayor of Valparaiso, Ind., 1952-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, John S. — Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wiggins, Leila — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 10th District, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Wiggins, Lu See Lucille Wiggins
  Wiggins, Lucille — also known as Lu Wiggins — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1994 (2nd District), 1998 (3rd District). Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Wiggins, M. W. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1908, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, Marionette — of Martinsville, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Wiggins, Michael C. — also known as Mike Wiggins — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Mayor of Pensacola, Fla., 2009-11. Presbyterian. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 2011.
  Wiggins, Mike See Michael C. Wiggins
  Wiggins, Milan D. (1847-1914) — of Van Buren County, Mich. Born in 1847. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Van Buren County 2nd District, 1889-92; member of Michigan state senate 8th District, 1911-14. Died in 1914 (age about 67 years). Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, N. D. See Norburn Decatur Wiggins
  Wiggins, Norburn Decatur (1847-1920) — also known as N. D. Wiggins — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala.; Jackson, Madison County, Tenn.; St. Louis, Mo. Born in Mobile County, Ala., January 16, 1847. Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Tennessee, 1896. Died in Jackson, Madison County, Tenn., May 24, 1920 (age 73 years, 129 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Jackson, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Davis Wiggins (1801-1851) and Permelia Elizabeth (Sprawl) Wiggins; married, April 20, 1892, to Louise Jane Goodrich (1859-1942).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wiggins, Raymond J. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 6th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Wiggins, Russell — of Middletown, Orange County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 25th District, 1915; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916 (alternate), 1920 (alternate), 1924 (alternate), 1928, 1932, 1940 (alternate); delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, Russell See James Russell Wiggins
  Wiggins, Shirley M. — of Gastonia, Gaston County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Wiggins, W. Ed — of Pascagoula, Jackson County, Miss. Mayor of Pascagoula, Miss., 1954-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, William B. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Mayor of Wilmington, Del., 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Wiggins, William R. — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Granville County, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.


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