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WILFLEY (Soundex W414) — See also COLFLESH, HELFLEY, WILFONG, WILFORD, WILFREDA, WILFREDO, WILFRIED, WILLEY, WOELFEL, WOELFLE, WOLFLEY, WOOLFLEY.

  Wilfley, Xenophon Pierce (1871-1931) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Audrain County, Mo., March 18, 1871. Democrat. School teacher; lawyer; U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1918; appointed 1918. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association. Died in St. Louis, Mo., May 5, 1931 (age 60 years, 48 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Bel-Nor, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of James Frank Wilfley and Sarah (Pindall) Wilfley; married, October 28, 1908, to Rosamond Guthrie.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


WILFONG (Soundex W415) — See also FONG, WILDFONG, WILFLEY, WILFORD, WILFREDA, WILFREDO, WILFRIED.

  WILFONG: See also James Fay Bennett — William Bost Gaither
  Wilfong, Dewey — of Parsons, Tucker County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Tucker County Republican Party, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Wilfong, Jim W. — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wilfong, Lois — of Puxico, Stoddard County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilfong, S. Scott See Steven Scott Wilfong
  Wilfong, Scott See Steven Scott Wilfong
  Wilfong, Steven Scott — also known as S. Scott Wilfong — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 2008; Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


WILFORD (Soundex W416) — See also FORD, GILFORD, GUILFORD, MILFORD, TILFORD, WALFORD, WELFORD, WELLFORD, WILFLEY, WILFONG, WILFREDA, WILFREDO, WILFRIED, WILLFORD, WOHLFORD, WOLFORD, WOOLFORD.

  WILFORD: See also Edward Perkins Ayer
  Wilford, Charles H. — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Branford, Connecticut, 1896-97. Burial location unknown.


WILFREDA (Soundex W416) — See also ALFREDA, FREDA, FREDAL, GILFRY, GIUFFREDA, HILFRICH, MANFREDA, MILFRED, REDA, WARFIELD, WILFLEY, WILFONG, WILFORD, WILFREDO, WILFRIED.

  WILFREDA: See also Wilfreda Lytle


WILFREDO (Soundex W416) — See also FREDO, FREDOLIN, GILFRY, HILFRICH, LOFFREDO, MILFRED, WILFLEY, WILFONG, WILFORD, WILFREDA, WILFRIED, WILLEFORD.

  WILFREDO: See also Wilfredo Caraballo


WILFRIED (Soundex W416) — See also ELFRINK, FRIED, GILFRY, HELFRICH, HELFRICK, HILFRICH, MILFRED, RIED, SELFRIDGE, WALFRED, WELFRED, WILFLEY, WILFONG, WILFORD, WILFREDA, WILFREDO, WILLFRED, WILLIFRED, WOLFRED.

  WILFRIED: See also Wilfried Renaldo Carpenter


WILGER (Soundex W426) — See also BILGER, DILGER, HILGER, HILGERS, PILGER, PILGERAM, PILGERT, VANWILGEN, WALIGORA, WILGUS, WILKER, WILLIGER, WILZER, WOLLAEGER.

  Wilger, Clarence J. — of Elkhorn, Walworth County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1967-71. Still living as of 1971.


WILGUS (Soundex W422) — See also GILGUN, KILGUSS, KILGUST, VANWILGEN, WILGER.

  Wilgus, John S. — of Brownsville, Fayette County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Brownsville, Pa., 1873-78. Burial location unknown.
  Wilgus, Robert E. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County 4th District, 1953-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilgus, William F., Jr. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County 4th District, 1961-64. Still living as of 1964.


WILHARDT (Soundex W463) — See also BEILHARZ, BILLHARDT, ENGELHARD, ENGELHARDT, HARDT, ISSELHARDT, MCILHARGEY, VOLLHARDT, WILARD, WILHARM, WILHARTZ, WILLARD, WILLIARD, WILRED, WOLLARD, WOOLARD, WOOLLARD, WOULLARD.

  WILHARDT: See also Wilhardt Haataja


WILHARM (Soundex W465) — See also BEILHARZ, HARM, MCILHARGEY, WILHARDT, WILHARTZ.

  Wilharm, Gertrude — of Sumner, Bremer County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1944, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee); member of Iowa Republican State Central Committee, 1949; vice-chair of Iowa Republican Party, 1949. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WILHARTZ (Soundex W463) — See also ARTZ, BEILHARZ, BRILLHART, HARTZ, HARTZEL, HARTZELL, HARTZLER, HARTZOG, KIRCHARTZ, MCILHARGEY, REICHARTZ, SCHARTZ, SCHELLHART, SHARTZER, WALHART, WILHARDT, WILHARM, WILLERTZ.

  Wilhartz, S. — of Cheboygan, Cheboygan County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1907. Burial location unknown.


WILHELM (Soundex W445) — See also HELM, VELHELM, VILHELM, WILHELMINE, WILHELMSEN, WILHELMUS, WILHERMSDORFER.

  WILHELM: See also Abram Wilhelm Agler — Bill de Blasio — Joseph A. Gompers
  Wilhelm, August — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, Bonnie — of Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Wilhelm, Charles P. — of Kingwood, Preston County, W.Va.; Bruceton Mills, Preston County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Preston County Republican Party, 1940-42; circuit judge in West Virginia for the 18th Judicial Circuit, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, David — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Athens, Athens County, Ohio. Democrat. Chairman of Democratic National Committee, 1993-94; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996, 2000, 2004; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wilhelm, Degee — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wilhelm, Emanuel — of Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Mich. Democrat. Mayor of Traverse City, Mich.; elected 1910; candidate for Michigan state senate 27th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, Gail — of Novato, Marin County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Wilhelm, George P. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, H. L. — of Canton, Fulton County, Ill. Mayor of Canton, Ill., 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, J. R. — of San Marcos, Hays County, Tex. Mayor of San Marcos, Tex., 1927-31. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, Keith — of Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wilhelm, Nedra See Nedra W. Jones
  Wilhelm, Paul — of Middlebury, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Middlebury, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, Philipp — of Seymour, Jackson County, Ind. Postmaster at Seymour, Ind., 1899-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, Rudie, Jr. — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1956 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, Russell M. — of Marion, Marion County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhelm, Warren, Jr. See Bill de Blasio


WILHELMINE (Soundex W445) — See also CHELMINIAK, GUGLIELMINO, HELMICK, HELMINIAK, KIELMINSKI, MCALMINE, VELHELM, VILHELM, WILHELM, WILHELMSEN, WILHELMUS, WILHERMSDORFER.

  WILHELMINE: See also Wilhelmine Briscoe — Wilhelmine Lersch


WILHELMSEN (Soundex W445) — See also ELMS, ELMSLIE, HELMS, HELMSING, HOLMSEN, MELMS, NELMS, VELHELM, VILHELM, WILHELM, WILHELMINE, WILHELMUS, WILHERMSDORFER.

  Wilhelmsen, Hans P. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 19th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.


WILHELMUS (Soundex W445) — See also DALMUS, DELMULLE, DELMUS, EDELMUTH, HELMUS, HELMUT, HELMUTH, MCELMURRAY, VELHELM, VILHELM, WILHELM, WILHELMINE, WILHELMSEN, WILHERMSDORFER.

  WILHELMUS: See also Wilhelmus B. Robinson


WILHERMSDORFER (Soundex W465) — See also AMSDEN, BRANSDORFER, CALHERBE, GOSDORFER, HERMANSDORFER, JERMSTAD, LHERAULT, LOMSDAHL, LUMSDEN, MCILLHERON, MULHEREN, MULHERN, MULHERON, RAMSDELL, RATTLESDORFER, ROMSDALE, WILHELM, WILHELMINE, WILHELMSEN, WILHELMUS.

  WILHERMSDORFER: See also Ralph Addison Oliver


WILHITE (Soundex W430) — See also HITE, MCILHINNEY, WALHOUT, WILHOIT, WILLET, WILLETT, WILLETTE, WILLHITE, WILLOIT, WILLOTT.

  Wilhite, Alvin William (1876-1964) — also known as Alvin W. Wilhite — of Garden City, Cass County, Mo. Born near Drexel, Cass County, Mo., 1876. Democrat. Merchant; banker; mayor of Garden City, Mo., 1914; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cass County, 1921-26. Died in 1964 (age about 88 years). Interment at Garden City Cemetery, Garden City, Mo.
  Relatives: Married to Mabel Brandt (1900-1994).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wilhite, I. J. — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, N.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wilhite, J. V. — of Grant City, Worth County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhite, James G. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state treasurer, 1979. Still living as of 1979.
  Wilhite, L. E. — of Carlinville, Macoupin County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhite, Thomas C. — of Cullman, Cullman County, Ala. Mayor of Cullman, Ala., 1874-75. Burial location unknown.


WILHO (Soundex W400) — See also WELO, WELU, WILHOIT.

  WILHO: See also Wilho Hedman


WILHOIT (Soundex W430) — See also HOIT, HOITT, WALHOUT, WILHITE, WILHO, WILLET, WILLETT, WILLETTE, WILLHITE, WILLOIT, WILLOTT.

  Wilhoit, Anthony M. — of Versailles, Woodford County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state attorney general, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Wilhoit, Dwight — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wilhoit, J. B. — of Grayson, Carter County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhoit, J. C., Jr. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wilhoit, Judson Pilcher — of Warren County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Warren County, 1926-28. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhoit, Lester J. — of Kenton, Hardin County, Ohio. Mayor of Kenton, Ohio, 1952-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhoit, Luther E. — of Macon, Macon County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Macon County, 1949-50; defeated, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhoit, Roy — of Ashland, Boyd County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilhoit, Mrs. Roy — of Vanceburg, Lewis County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WILIAM (Soundex W450) — See also LIAM, WAHLHEIM, WALLEM, WILIE, WILLAM, WILLIAM, WILLIM, WLLIAM, WOLLAM, WOOLAM.

  WILIAM: See also Wiliam Bortwick — Wiliam J. O'Donnell


WILIE (Soundex W400) — See also MILIE, WEILY, WHEALY, WHILEY, WILE, WILEY, WILIAM, WILKIE, WILLE, WILLEY, WILLI, WILLIA, WILLIE, WILLY, WILLYE, WYLEA, WYLEY, WYLIE, WYLLI, WYLLIE, WYLLY, WYLY.

  WILIE: See also Wilie Jones


WILK (Soundex W420) — See also HILK, WALK, WELCH, WELK, WICK, WILCH, WILKE, WILKEN, WILKENS, WILKER, WILKES, WILKESON, WILKEY, WILKIE, WILKIN, WILKINS, WILKISON, WILKS, WOLK.

  WILK: See also Wendell Lewis Willkie — Philip Herman Willkie
  Wilk, John E. — of Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Postmaster at Adams, Mass., 1962-86 (acting, 1962-64). Still living as of 1986.
  Wilk, Louis S. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wilk, Max — of Georgia. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from Georgia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wilk, Stanley — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilk, Theodore J. (1911-1996) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Adrian, Armstrong County, Pa., October 28, 1911. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1942 (2nd District), 1944 (2nd District), 1955 (2nd District), 1991 (16th District); member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1947; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1948; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1949-54; defeated in primary, 1940 (Wayne County 1st District), 1946 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 7th District), 1956 (Wayne County 7th District), 1958 (Wayne County 7th District), 1982 (66th District), 1984 (66th District), 1990 (66th District), 1992 (42nd District), 1994 (42nd District), 1996 (42nd District); candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Died in Royal Oak, Oakland County, Mich., September 3, 1996 (age 84 years, 311 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1938 to Anna Popielawski.


WILKE (Soundex W420) — See also MILKE, WALKE, WELCH, WELK, WELLIK, WICKE, WIKE, WIKEL, WILCE, WILCH, WILE, WILK, WILKEN, WILKENING, WILKENS, WILKENSON, WILKER, WILKERSON, WILKES, WILKESON, WILKEY, WILKIE, WOLKE.

  Wilke, Albert J. (1895-1977) — of Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich. Born in Port Washington, Ozaukee County, Wis., December 31, 1895. Democrat. Dickinson County Register of Deeds, 1935-46; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1944 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); member of Michigan state senate 31st District, 1949-50; defeated, 1950; Democratic candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Menominee District, 1954, 1958 (primary). Died in Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich., July 29, 1977 (age 81 years, 210 days). Burial location unknown.
  Wilke, Alfred W. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1948; Republican candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1950 (primary, Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 3rd District), 1956 (Wayne County 3rd District), 1958 (Wayne County 3rd District). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilke, Frank R. — of Wisconsin. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Wisconsin, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Wilke, Jennifer — of Juneau, Alaska. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Wilke, Kenneth See W. Kenneth Wilke
  Wilke, W. Kenneth (1917-1977) — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Born August 22, 1917. Mayor of Topeka, Kan., 1951-53. Died July 9, 1977 (age 59 years, 321 days). Burial location unknown.
  Wilke, Warren E. — of Winnebago County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Winnebago County 3rd District, 1958. Still living as of 1958.


WILKEN (Soundex W425) — See also KILKENNY, MCQUILKEN, PILKENTON, SILKENSON, WALKIN, WILCKEN, WILEN, WILK, WILKE, WILKENING, WILKENS, WILKENSON, WILKER, WILKERSON, WILKES, WILKESON, WILKEY, WILKIN, WINKEL, WINKLE, WULKAN.

  Wilken, Charles — of California. Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 25th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Wilken, Dorothy — of Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Fla. Born in Pennsylvania. Mayor of Boca Raton, Fla., 1976-77, 1977. Female. Still living as of 1977.
  Wilken, Emil — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Wilken, Gary R. (b. 1946) — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska. Born in Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash., January 24, 1946. Republican. Member of Alaska state senate District O, 1997-. Methodist. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 2004.
  Wilken, John G. — of Middletown, Orange County, N.Y. Born in New York. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 11th New York District, 1867. Burial location unknown.


WILKENING (Soundex W425) — See also KENIFICK, KENIG, KENIHAN, KENIPE, KENISON, KENISTON, KENITH, KILKENNY, MCQUILKEN, PILKENTON, SILKENSON, WILKE, WILKEN, WILKENS, WILKENSON, WILKER, WILKERSON, WILKES, WILKESON, WILKEY.

  Wilkening, Josh — of New Ulm, Brown County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


WILKENS (Soundex W425) — See also FALKENSTEIN, KENSWIL, KILKENNY, MCQUILKEN, PILKENTON, SILKENSON, WICKENS, WILK, WILKE, WILKEN, WILKENING, WILKENSON, WILKER, WILKERSON, WILKES, WILKESON, WILKEY, WILKINS.

  WILKENS: See also Irving Lawrence Levey — Karl Wilkens Tidemann
  Wilkens, Henry G. — of Dumont, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkens, John — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkens, John F. — of Weehawken, Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Elected (Wet) delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Hudson County 1933; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1940, 1944, 1948, 1956, 1960. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkens, John W. — of Weehawken, Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkens, T. F. — U.S. Consul in Rotterdam, 1816-19. Burial location unknown.


WILKENSON (Soundex W425) — See also DICKENSON, FALKENSTEIN, HAAKENSON, KILKENNY, LEIKENSOHN, MCQUILKEN, PILKENTON, SILKENSON, WILKE, WILKEN, WILKENING, WILKENS, WILKER, WILKERSON, WILKES, WILKESON, WILKEY, WILKINSON, WOLKINSON.

  Wilkenson, N. B. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 14th District, 1908, 1916. Burial location unknown.


WILKER (Soundex W426) — See also GILKERSON, HEILKER, HILKER, HILKERBAUMER, KILKER, SPILKER, WALAKER, WALCHER, WALKER, WELCKER, WELKER, WICKER, WIKLER, WILGER, WILK, WILKE, WILKEN, WILKENING, WILKENS, WILKENSON, WILKERSON, WILKES, WILKESON, WILKEY, WILZER.

  Wilker, Anna M. — of Woodlawn (now part of Aliquippa), Beaver County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Woodlawn, Pa., 1894-96. Female. Burial location unknown.


WILKERSON (Soundex W426) — See also FAULKERSON, FOLKERS, FULKERSON, GILKERSON, HEILKER, HILKER, HILKERBAUMER, KILKER, OELKERS, SPILKER, WIKERSON, WILKE, WILKEN, WILKENING, WILKENS, WILKENSON, WILKER, WILKES, WILKESON, WILKEY, WOLKERSTORFER.

  WILKERSON: See also John Wilkerson Kendall — Spottswood William Robinson III
  Wilkerson, A. C. — of Newport, Jackson County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, A. W. — of LaGrange, Troup County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, Albert — of Athol, Kootenai County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wilkerson, Alfred — of Monroe County, Mich. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Monroe County 2nd District, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, Claude — of Sedalia, Pettis County, Mo. Liberal. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, Dianne — of Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Candidate for Massachusetts state senate Second Suffolk District; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 2000, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wilkerson, Edward (1853-1929) — of Kansas. Born in Spring Hill, Washington Township, Warren County, Ohio, 1853. Member of Kansas state legislature, 1890. Died at the Denver Hotel, Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio, 1929 (age about 76 years). Interment at Miami Cemetery, Waynesville, Ohio.
  Wilkerson, Ernest — of Wyoming. Candidate for Governor of Wyoming, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Wilkerson, Eugene — of Nowata, Nowata County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, G. H. — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, James H. — of Illinois. U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, 1911-14. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, Judith B. — of Pleasanton, Atascosa County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Wilkerson, Norine C. — of Newport, Jackson County, Ark. Democrat. Postmaster at Newport, Ark., 1933-44 (acting, 1933-34). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, Pinkie Carolyn (c.1948-2000) — also known as Pinkie Wilkerson — of Grambling, Lincoln Parish, La. Born about 1948. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Louisiana state house of representatives 11th District, 1992-2000; died in office 2000; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1996, 2000. Female. African ancestry. Killed in a six-car automobile accident, on Interstate 20 at Bossier City, Bossier Parish, La., August 1, 2000 (age about 52 years). Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, Sylvania — of Goldsboro, Wayne County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wilkerson, Thaddeus — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 23rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, W. D., Jr. — of Conroe, Montgomery County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wilkerson, W. H. — of Mt. Sterling, Montgomery County, Ky. Postmaster at Mt. Sterling, Ky., 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, Wayman — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 10th District, 1920; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, William G. — of Aurora, Lawrence County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Aurora, Mo., 1945-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkerson, William G. — of Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly District 12-B, 1972-73. Still living as of 1973.


WILKES (Soundex W422) — See also GILKESON, LESKIW, WAALKES, WALKES, WALLICHS, WICKES, WILCOS, WILES, WILK, WILKE, WILKEN, WILKENING, WILKENS, WILKENSON, WILKER, WILKERSON, WILKESON, WILKEY, WILKS, WILLOCKS.

  WILKES: See also Wilkes Angel — Thomas Wilkes Coleman — Ralph A. Dunn — John Wilkes Hammond — John Vernon Henry — John Wilkes Kittera — John Wilkes Parsons
  Wilkes, Charles R. — of Allegan, Allegan County, Mich. Village president of Allegan, Michigan, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, Edna Cross — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1952 (member, Resolutions Committee). Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Wilkes, Edward V. — of Rosedale (now part of Kansas City), Wyandotte County, Kan. Republican. Postmaster at Rosedale, Kan., 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, George — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, George H. — of Florence, Fremont County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1936, 1940 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Jack S. Wilkes Wilkes, Jack S. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Mayor of Oklahoma City, Okla., 1963-64. Still living as of 1964.
  Image source: City of Oklahoma City
  Wilkes, Jacqueline — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Wilkes, James C. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1936 (member, Credentials Committee), 1960 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); District of Columbia Republican Party chair, 1937-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, James L. — of Sylacauga, Talladega County, Ala. Mayor of Sylacauga, Ala., 1895-99. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, John — of Lyonville, Brule County, S.Dak. Farmer; member of South Dakota state senate 14th District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, John A. — of Adel, Cook County, Ga. Mayor of Adel, Ga., 1892-93. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, John D. — of California. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 17th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Wilkes, Lawrence S. — of Virginia. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Virginia, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, Marcus J. — of Berkeley, St. Louis County, Mo. Candidate for mayor of Berkeley, Mo., 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wilkes, Myron E. — of Monroe County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 5th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, Nathan — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 17th District, 1923; Workers candidate for New York state senate 18th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, Paul H. — of Chester, Chester County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Chester, S.C., 1960-69 (acting, 1960). Still living as of 1969.
  Wilkes, Peter Singleton (1827-1900) — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Born in Maury County, Tenn., 1827. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1860; Representative from Missouri in the Confederate Congress, 1864-65. Law partner of David S. Terry. Died in Stockton, San Joaquin County, Calif., January 2, 1900 (age about 72 years). Interment at Stockton Rural Cemetery, Stockton, Calif.
  Wilkes, R. Q. — of Lyons, Toombs County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, Ruby Mae — of Virginia. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 6th District, 1946. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, Thomas — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, W. H. — of Waco, McLennan County, Tex. Mayor of Waco, Tex., 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkes, Wallace M. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 15th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Wilkes, Wesley — of California. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 6th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


WILKESON (Soundex W422) — See also ATKESON, DICKESON, GILKESON, OKESON, WILK, WILKE, WILKEN, WILKENING, WILKENS, WILKENSON, WILKER, WILKERSON, WILKES, WILKEY, WILKISON.

  WILKESON: See also Wilkeson Wilsey
  Wilkeson, John — of New York. U.S. Consul in Turks Island, 1842-43. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkeson, Samuel — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County, 1824; member of New York state senate 8th District, 1825-28; mayor of Buffalo, N.Y., 1835-36. Burial location unknown.


WILKEY (Soundex W420) — See also GILKEY, HILKEY, MULKEY, PELKEY, POLKEY, WICKEY, WILEY, WILK, WILKE, WILKEN, WILKENING, WILKENS, WILKENSON, WILKER, WILKERSON, WILKES, WILKESON, WILKIE, WILLKIE, WILSEY, WOLKOW.

  WILKEY: See also Sandra Day O'Connor
  Wilkey, Malcolm Richard (1918-2009) — also known as Malcolm R. Wilkey — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born December 6, 1918. Republican. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Texas, 1954-57; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1960; U.S. Ambassador to Uruguay, 1985-90. Died August 15, 2009 (age 90 years, 252 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Wilkey, Rob — of Franklin, Simpson County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


WILKIALIS (Soundex W424) — See also CONGENIALITY, EZEKIAL, GHADIALI, HALKIAS, SOCIALIST, TITIALII, WILKIE, WILKIN, WILKINS, WILKINSON, WILKISON.

  Wilkialis, Anthony — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 5th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.


WILKIE (Soundex W420) — See also BALKIEWICZ, FILKIE, MALKIEL, MULKIE, WILIE, WILK, WILKE, WILKEY, WILKIALIS, WILKIN, WILKINS, WILKINSON, WILKISON, WILLKIE, WOLKOW.

  WILKIE: See also Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. — J. Wilkie Moore — Wilkie T. Pinkerton
  Wilkie, Arthur J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 7th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Wilkie, Douglass — of Franklin, Williamson County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkie, H. Kenneth — of Burlington County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly District 4-B, 1972-73; defeated, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Wilkie, Hery F. — of Verona, Dane County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkie, Horace W. (b. 1917) — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Born in Madison, Dane County, Wis., January 9, 1917. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 2nd District, 1948, 1950, 1952; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1952; member of Wisconsin state senate 26th District, 1957-62. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkie, Jennie — of Iron Mountain, Dickinson County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Wilkie, Kenneth See H. Kenneth Wilkie
  Wilkie, Lafay C. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 2nd District, 1910. Burial location unknown.


WILKIN (Soundex W425) — See also FILKIN, FILKINS, MCQUILKIN, PILKINGTON, WALKIN, WILCKEN, WILK, WILKEN, WILKIALIS, WILKIE, WILKINS, WILKINSON, WILKISON, WULKAN.

  WILKIN: See also Morton Shelley Bailey
  Wilkin, Alexander (c.1820-1864) — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Orange County, N.Y., about 1820. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; lawyer; secretary of Minnesota Territory, 1851-53; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War. Killed in battle at Tupelo, Lee County, Miss., July 14, 1864 (age about 44 years); highest ranking volunteer from Minnesota to be killed in the Civil War. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkin County, Minn. is named for him.
  Wilkin, Bill See William E. Wilkin
  Wilkin, J. M. — of Washington. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington at-large, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkin, Jacob W. (d. 1907) — of Illinois. Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1872; justice of Illinois state supreme court, 1888-1907; died in office 1907. Died in 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkin, James Whitney (1762-1845) — also known as James W. Wilkin — of Goshen, Orange County, N.Y. Born in Wallkill, Orange County, N.Y., 1762. Democrat. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Orange County, 1795-96, 1807-09; member of New York state senate Middle District, 1800-04, 1810-14; member of New York council of appointment, 1802; U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1815-19; Orange County Clerk, 1819-21; Orange County Treasurer. Died in Goshen, Orange County, N.Y., February 23, 1845 (age about 82 years). Interment at Slate Hill Cemetery, Goshen, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Hannah Townsend (1766-1830); father of Samuel Jones Wilkin; grandfather of Westcott Wilkin (1824-1894).
  Political family: Wilkin family of Goshen, New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wilkin, Robert Nugen (1886-1973) — Born in New Philadelphia, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, May 4, 1886. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio, 1939-49; took senior status 1949. Died February 23, 1973 (age 86 years, 295 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Wilkin, Samuel Jones (1793-1866) — also known as Samuel J. Wilkin — of Goshen, Orange County, N.Y. Born in New York, December 17, 1793. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County, 1824-25; U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1831-33; member of New York state senate 9th District, 1848-49. Died March 11, 1866 (age 72 years, 84 days). Interment at Slate Hill Cemetery, Goshen, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James Whitney Wilkin (1762-1845) and Hannah (Townsend) Wilkin (1766-1830); married to Sarah Gale Westcott (1797-1854); father of Westcott Wilkin and Sarah Wescott Wilkin (1838-1899; who married Roswell Carpenter Coleman).
  Political family: Wilkin family of Goshen, New York.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilkin, W. A. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkin, W. W. — of Steele County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 12, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  Wilkin, Westcott (1824-1894) — of Monticello, Sullivan County, N.Y.; St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Goshen, Orange County, N.Y., January 4, 1824. Sullivan County Judge; district judge in Minnesota 2nd District, 1865-89. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., May 12, 1894 (age 70 years, 128 days). Interment at Slate Hill Cemetery, Goshen, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Jones Wilkin and Sarah (Westcott) Wilkin (1797-1854); brother of Sarah Wescott Wilkin (1838-1899; who married Roswell Carpenter Coleman (1840-1923)); grandson of James Whitney Wilkin.
  Political family: Wilkin family of Goshen, New York.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wilkin, William E. — also known as Bill Wilkin — of East Aurora, Erie County, N.Y.; Ashburn, Loudoun County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 2006.
  Wilkin, William S. — of Wellsburg, Brooke County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1925-28; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1944. Burial location unknown.


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