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WILLIAMS (Soundex W452) — See also FELIX-WILLIAMS, FITZWILLIAM, FITZWILLIAMS, GILLIAM, GWILLIAM, IAMS, IIAMS, LILLIAM, MCWILLIAM, MCWILLIAMS, SCOTT-WILLIAMS, VONWILLIAMS, WILL, WILLEMS, WILLI, WILLIA, WILLIAM, WILLIAMS-MYERS, WILLIAMS-PEREIRA, WILLIAMSON, WILLIANA, WILLIARD, WILLMAS, WILLMS, WILMS.

  Williams, O. C. — of Elizabeth, Wirt County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Wirt County Republican Party, 1940-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, O. G. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, O. P. — of Graham County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Graham County, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Odd — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Williams, Olive — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Oliver D. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 17th District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Oliver D. — of New York. Democrat. Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District; elected 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Williams, Oliver Perry (1819-1881) — of St. Bartholomew's Parish, Charleston District (now Colleton County), S.C. Born in Walterboro, Colleton County, S.C., October 14, 1819. Lawyer; planter; member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1858-59; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Episcopalian. Died in Colleton County, S.C., April 28, 1881 (age 61 years, 196 days). Interment at Burnt Church Burial Ground, Jacksonboro, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of William Williams (1796-1860).
  Williams, Oliver S. — of Yates County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Yates County, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Oliver T. B. (b. 1835) — of Columbus, Platte County, Neb.; Seward, Seward County, Neb. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., August 30, 1835. Lawyer; newspaper editor; member of Nebraska state senate, 1866; postmaster at Columbus, Neb., 1866; People's Independent candidate for Governor of Nebraska, 1880. Episcopalian. English and Scottish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Ora — of Canton, Fulton County, Ill. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Oscar F. — of New York. U.S. Consul in Manila, 1898; U.S. Consul General in Singapore, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Osgood — of Crawfordville, Taliaferro County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Otho Holland — of Baltimore, Md. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1793-94. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Ozias — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, P. E. — of Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, P. L. — Democrat. Member, Resolutions Committee, Democratic National Convention, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, P. M. — of Carrollton, Carroll County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, P. O. — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Pam — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Williams, Pardon Clarence (1842-1925) — also known as Pardon C. Williams — of Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y. Born in Ellisburg, Jefferson County, N.Y., July 12, 1842. Lawyer; Jefferson County District Attorney, 1875; Justice of New York Supreme Court 5th District, 1884-1911; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, 1895-98. Episcopalian. Died in Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y., January 18, 1925 (age 82 years, 190 days). Interment at Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Williams and Jerusha (Plummer) Williams; married, September 9, 1868, to Sarah E. Hewitt (1847-1914).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Williams, Parvis A. — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Pat — of Brawley, Imperial County, Calif. Mayor of Brawley, Calif., 1955. Still living as of 1955.
  Williams, Pat See John Patrick Williams
  Williams, Patricia — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Williams, Patricia G. — of Miramar, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2000, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Williams, Patricia L. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 5th District, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Williams, Patrick N. — of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. Democrat. Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1963-64; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virgin Islands, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Williams, Paul (b. 1963) — of Kemah, Galveston County, Tex. Born April 14, 1963. Republican. Oil and gas executive; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 9th District, 2000, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Williams, Paul A. — U.S. Vice Consul in Frankfort, as of 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Paul A. — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Boone County Democratic Party, 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Paul E. — of Bowling Green, Pike County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Pike County; elected 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Williams, Paul G. — of Walton, Delaware County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1940 (alternate), 1944, 1948 (alternate), 1952, 1956 (alternate); chair of Delaware County Democratic Party, 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Paul Lee (1933-2001) — of Alexander, Pulaski County, Ark. Born in Rolla, Hot Spring County, Ark., October 13, 1933. Democrat. Member of Arkansas state house of representatives, 1973-78. Baptist. Member, Teamsters Union. Died, of complications from a stroke, in Alexander, Pulaski County, Ark., July 19, 2001 (age 67 years, 279 days). Interment at Pinecrest Memorial Park, Near Alexander, Saline County, Ark.
  Williams, Paul Revere (1894-1980) — also known as Paul R. Williams — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., February 18, 1894. Republican. Architect; first African-American architect west of the Mississippi, and first to be member of the American Institute of Architects; designed many Southern California landmarks, including the homes of Hollywood celebrities; received the Spingarn Medal in 1953; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1952, 1960; member, California Housing Commission and California Civil Rights Commission. African ancestry. Member, American Institute of Architects; Freemasons. Died, from diabetes, in California Hospital, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif., January 23, 1980 (age 85 years, 339 days). Interment at Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Calif.
  Presumably named for: Paul Revere
  Relatives: Son of C. S. Williams and Lila A. (Wright) Williams; married, June 27, 1917, to Della Mae Givens (1895-1996).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Williams, Paul W. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1946; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1954; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1955-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Peggy — of Lebanon, Wilson County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Williams, Perry Gittean (1876-1965) — also known as Perry G. Williams — of Lowville, Lewis County, N.Y. Born October 29, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; Lewis County District Attorney, 1907-12; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1912, 1920, 1928, 1936; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 32nd District, 1915; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 35th District, 1938. Died, in the Sunset Nursing Home, Boonville, Oneida County, N.Y., October 29, 1965 (age 89 years, 0 days). Interment at Constableville Cemetery, Constableville, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Pierce G. Williams (1835-1912) and Clara Sophia (Smith) Williams (1842-1894); married to N. Elizabeth Mullen (1880-1965); fourth cousin once removed of Emerson Wight (1815-1890).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Stetson family of New York and Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Williams, Pete See Harrison Arlington Williams, Jr.
  Williams, Peter — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 13th District, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Philip (1869-1942) — Born in 1869. Served in the U.S. Navy during the Spanish-American War; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; Governor of U.S. Virgin Islands. Died October 31, 1942 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Williams, Philip John (b. 1901) — also known as Philip J. Williams — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Kastrion, Arcadia, Greece, February 17, 1901. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1938 (Wayne County 1st District), 1940 (Wayne County 1st District), 1942 (Wayne County 1st District), 1944 (Wayne County 1st District), 1948 (Wayne County 1st District), 1950 (Wayne County 1st District), 1952 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 4th District), 1956 (Wayne County 4th District). Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Philip P. — U.S. Vice Consul in Ciudad Juarez, as of 1938; Rio de Janeiro, as of 1940; U.S. Consul in Buenos Aires, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Philip T. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Phoebe Babcock — also known as Phoebe Williams — Republican. Candidate in primary for Montana state house of representatives 78th District, 2010. Female. Still living as of 2010.
  Williams, Prentice, Jr. — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Price, Sr. (c.1811-1884) — of Livingston, Sumter County, Ala.; Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Born in Virginia, about 1811. Cotton merchant; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1851-53; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; real estate and insurance business. Methodist. Died in Mobile, Mobile County, Ala., November 10, 1884 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. C. — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1920, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. Clarence — of Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. Clarence — of Gate City, Scott County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. E. — of Newberry, Newberry County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Mrs. R. G. See Elizabeth Williams
  Williams, R. H. — of Brookings, Brookings County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 20th District, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. H. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. H. — Prohibition candidate for secretary of state of Iowa, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. J. See Ransome Judson Williams
  Williams, R. K. — of Mayfield, Graves County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. L. — of California. Member of California state assembly 17th District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. M. — of Florida. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Williams, R. R. See Robert Ransom Williams
  Williams, R. R. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. R., Jr. — of Asheville, Buncombe County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. Shirley — of Mansfield, DeSoto Parish, La. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. W. — of Hatboro, Montgomery County, Pa. Burgess of Hatboro, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Williams, R. X. — of Oxford, Lafayette County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1936, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, R. Y. — of San Juan Capistrano, Orange County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Rae — of Valparaiso, Okaloosa County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Williams, Ralph — of Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Ralph A. — of Mt. Vernon, Lawrence County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Lawrence County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Ralph D. (b. 1928) — of Rainelle, Greenbrier County, W.Va. Born in Trout, Greenbrier County, W.Va., February 16, 1928. Democrat. Accountant; insurance agent; member of West Virginia state senate 11th District, 1971-86; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1972, 1976. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Moose; Lions; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Still living as of 1986.
  Relatives: Son of John D. Williams and Susan (Viers) Williams; married, September 15, 1956, to Evelyn M. Rookstool.
Ralph E. Williams Williams, Ralph Edward (1869-1940) — also known as Ralph E. Williams — of Dallas, Polk County, Ore.; Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Born in Polk County, Ore., September 14, 1869. Republican. Banker; delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1908; member, Arrangements Committee, 1936; vice-chair, Arrangements Committee, vice-chair, 1940; member of Republican National Committee from Oregon, 1908-40; Vice-Chair of Republican National Committee, 1921-40. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died, while attending a meeting of the Committee on Arrangements for the 1940 Republican National Convention, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 16, 1940 (age 70 years, 245 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James John Williams and Ralph (Eckersley) Williams; married, December 3, 1911, to Grace Noyes.
  Image source: Official Report of the 21st Republican National Convention (1936)
  Williams, Ralph LeRoy (1902-1999) — also known as Ralph L. Williams — of Lakewood, Jefferson County, Colo. Born in Pratt, Pratt County, Kan., September 9, 1902. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Colorado 2nd District, 1952. Died in Lakewood, Jefferson County, Colo., June 7, 1999 (age 96 years, 271 days). Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Ralph O. — of Delaware. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Williams, Ramon O. — U.S. Vice Consul General in Havana, 1874-84; U.S. Consul General in Havana, 1884-93. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Ransome Judson (1892-1970) — also known as R. J. Williams — of Mullins, Marion County, S.C. Born in Cope, Orangeburg County, S.C., January 4, 1892. Democrat. Pharmacist; delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1928 (member, Credentials Committee), 1944 (alternate); member of South Carolina state house of representatives, 1931-32; Lieutenant Governor of South Carolina, 1943-45; Governor of South Carolina, 1945-47. Baptist. Died January 7, 1970 (age 78 years, 3 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, October 11, 1916, to Virginia Faith Allen.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Williams, Ray — of Sidney, Richland County, Mont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Ray See F. Ray Williams
  Williams, Ray Robinson — of Greenville County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Greenville County, 1941-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Raymond W. — of Phoenixville, Chester County, Pa. Burgess of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Williams, Reginald — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Williams, Reginald H. — U.S. Vice Consul in Limoges, as of 1919-26; Strasbourg, as of 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Reginald W. — of Bellingham, Whatcom County, Wash. Mayor of Bellingham, Wash., 1968-75. Still living as of 1975.
  Williams, Rensselaer — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1799-1800. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Reuel (1783-1862) — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Maine, 1783. Democrat. Member of Maine state legislature, 1820; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1837-43. Died in 1862 (age about 79 years). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Williams, Mrs. Rice — of Houston, Chickasaw County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Williams, Richard — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Postmaster at New Bedford, Mass., 1826-40. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard — U.S. Attorney for Idaho, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard (1836-1914) — of Oregon. Born in Ohio, 1836. Republican. U.S. Representative from Oregon at-large, 1877-79. Died in 1914 (age about 78 years). Interment at River View Cemetery, Portland, Ore.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Williams, Richard — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard — of Britton, Marshall County, S.Dak.; Langford, Marshall County, S.Dak. Merchant; member of South Dakota state senate, 1889-90, 1899-1902, 1905-06 (34th District 1889-90, 32nd District 1899-1902, 1905-06). Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Mrs. Richard — of Greenwood, Greenwood County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard — of Maiden, Catawba County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Williams, Richard E., Sr. — of Dellwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Candidate for mayor of Dellwood, Mo., 2015. Still living as of 2015.
  Williams, Richard G. — of Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Glastonbury; elected 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard H. — of Yates County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Yates County, 1843; member of New York state senate 7th District, 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard H. — of Madison, Morris County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard Leroy (1923-2011) — Born in Morrisville, Fauquier County, Va., April 6, 1923. U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1980-92; took senior status 1992. Died in Richmond, Va., February 19, 2011 (age 87 years, 319 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Williams, Richard Llewellen (b. 1929) — also known as Richard L. Williams — Born in 1929. U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia, 1988; U.S. Consul General in Hong Kong, 1990-93. Still living as of 1993.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Williams, Richard M. — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Rockville, Md., 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard P. — of Saybrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Saybrook, 1836-37; member of Connecticut state senate 19th District, 1851; defeated, 1845, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard S. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1844; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Richard S. — of Essex, Middlesex County, Conn. Postmaster at Essex, Conn., 1857-74. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Rita — of Peabody, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Williams, Rita — of Matoaca, Chesterfield County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Williams, Robert (1744-1790) — of North Carolina. Born in Hanover County, Va., August 4, 1744. Lawyer; Adjutant General of North Carolina, 1780. Died in North Carolina, 1790 (age about 45 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of John Williams, Nathaniel Williams, Jr. (1742-1805) and Joseph Williams of Shallow Ford; first cousin of John Williams of Montpelier, Richard Henderson and Thomas Henderson.
  Political family: Williams family of North Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Williams, Robert — of New York. Member of New York state senate Middle District, 1807-11. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert (1773-1836) — Born in North Carolina, July 7, 1773. Governor of Mississippi Territory, 1805-06, 1807-09; candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from Mississippi Territory, 1811. Died near Monroe, Ouachita Parish, La., January 25, 1836 (age 62 years, 202 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Ouachita Parish, La.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Williams, Robert, Jr. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Born in Pennsylvania. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 3rd Ohio District, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1890-91; member of New Jersey state senate from Passaic County, 1895-97; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1900. Interment at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Paterson, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Henry A. Williams (1822?-?); father of Henry A. Williams (1895-?).
  Political family: Williams family of Paterson, New Jersey.
  Williams, Robert — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert — American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 44th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 13th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert — of Oakland County, Mich. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 6th Circuit, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Williams, Robert — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington 3rd District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Williams, Robert — of Clackamas, Clackamas County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1996 (alternate), 2000, 2008 (alternate). Still living as of 2008.
Robert Williams Williams, Robert (born c.1960) — also known as Bob Williams — of Elmsford, Westchester County, N.Y. Born about 1960. Mayor of Elmsford, N.Y., 2003-. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Walter 'Willie' Williams and Kathleen (Earley) Williams.
  Image source: Village of Elmsford
  Williams, Robert — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Williams, Robert A. — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert C. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Washington, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Williams, Robert Christopher — of Union County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Union County, 1943-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert D. — of Hanford, Kings County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Williams, Robert H. — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1833 from District of Matagorda, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert Hayes — of Taylor, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Williams, Robert Hays — of Russellville, Pope County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert J. — of Glenolden, Delaware County, Pa. Burgess of Glenolden, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert K. — of Mt. Carmel, Wabash County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Williams, Robert L. — of Griffin, Spalding County, Ga. Postmaster at Griffin, Ga., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert Lee (1868-1948) — also known as Robert L. Williams — of Durant, Bryan County, Okla. Born near Brundidge, Pike County, Ala., December 20, 1868. Democrat. Methodist minister; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indian Territory, 1900; member of Democratic National Committee from Indian Territory, 1904-07; delegate to Oklahoma state constitutional convention, 1906; justice of Oklahoma state supreme court, 1907-14; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1912 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee; speaker); Governor of Oklahoma, 1915-19; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, 1919-37; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, 1937-39. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association. Died, of pneumonia, at Wilson N. Jones Hospital, Sherman, Grayson County, Tex., April 10, 1948 (age 79 years, 112 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Durant, Okla.
  Relatives: Son of Jonathan Williams and Sarah Julia (Paul) Williams.
  The Robert Lee Williams Public Library, in Durant, Oklahoma, is named for him.
  Williams, Robert N. — of Andersontown (now Anderson), Madison County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Andersontown, Ind., 1829-37. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert N. — U.S. Consular Agent in Valdivia, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert O. — of Langford, Marshall County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 36th District, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert Overton (1773-1821) — Born in Surry County, N.C., January 12, 1773. Member of North Carolina state senate, 1792-95; U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1797-1803 (3rd District 1797-99, at-large 1799-1803). Died in Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., May 27, 1821 (age 48 years, 135 days). Interment at First Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Joseph Winston; son of Joseph Williams of Shallow Ford and Rebecca (Lanier) Williams (1757-1832); brother-in-law of Louis L. Winston and Fountain Winston; brother of John Williams, Thomas Lanier Williams, Lewis Williams and Frances Lanier Williams (1796-1872; who married John Patton Erwin); uncle of Joseph Lanier Williams, Margaret McClung Williams (1817-1899; who married John Gaines Miller) and Melinda Williams (1820-1862; who married William Barclay Napton (1808-1883)); cousin *** of Marmaduke Williams; first cousin thrice removed of George Venable Allen; second cousin by marriage of Matthew Clay.
  Political family: Williams family of North Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Williams, Robert Prewitt (1841-1910) — of Howard County, Mo. Born in Howard County, Mo., September 8, 1841. Missouri state treasurer, 1901-05. Died in Fayette, Howard County, Mo., July 11, 1910 (age 68 years, 306 days). Interment somewhere in Fayette, Mo.
  Williams, Robert R. — of Miami, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Mayor of Miami, Fla., 1937-39. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Robert Ransom (b. 1883) — also known as R. R. Williams — of Catawba County, N.C.; Asheville, Buncombe County, N.C. Born in Newton, Catawba County, N.C., April 21, 1883. Democrat. Catawba County Superintendent of Schools, 1904-06; lawyer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Buncombe County, 1911-14. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Junior Order. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of F. M. Williams and Fannie (Ransom) Williams.
  Williams, Robert W. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Williams, Robert W. (b. 1934) — also known as Bo Williams — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Born in Greenwood, Caddo Parish, La., 1934. Republican. Mayor of Shreveport, La., 1994-98. Baptist. Still living as of 2005.
  Williams, Robyn Edmonds — of Russell Springs, Russell County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Williams, Rod — of Bakersfield, Kern County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Williams, Mrs. Roger — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Roger — of Greenville, Montcalm County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Williams, Roger — of Carrollton (now New Carrollton), Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Carrollton, Md., 1964-66. Still living as of 1966.
  Williams, Roger (b. 1949) — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Born in Evanston, Cook County, Ill., September 13, 1949. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004, 2008; secretary of state of Texas, 2005-07; U.S. Representative from Texas 25th District, 2013-. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Williams, Roger M. — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Democrat. Postmaster at Lawrence, Kan., 1934-52. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Roger O. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Roger P. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of New York, 1981-82, 1986-88. Still living as of 1988.
  Williams, Ron — of Connecticut. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Connecticut, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Williams, Ron — of Murphysboro, Jackson County, Ill. Mayor of Murphysboro, Ill., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Williams, Ronald W. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1991. Still living as of 1991.
  Williams, Rose — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 11th District, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Williams, Roy — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Mayor of Sioux Falls, S.Dak., 1894-96. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Roy See J. Roy Williams
  Williams, Roy See J. Roy Williams
  Williams, Roy D. — of Yates County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Yates County, 1935, 1940, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Roy F. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Democrat. Postmaster at Lexington, Ky., 1937-52 (acting, 1937). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Roy H. (b. 1940) — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born August 20, 1940. Green. Candidate for mayor of Dallas, Tex., 1995; candidate for U.S. Senator from Texas, 2002. African ancestry. Member, NAACP. Still living as of 2002.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Williams, Roy Kojo Jawara (b. 1971) — also known as Jay Williams — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Born in Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio, September 26, 1971. Democrat. Mayor of Youngstown, Ohio, 2006-11; executive director, U.S. Office of Recovery for Auto Communities and Workers ("Auto Czar"), 2011-. African ancestry. Still living as of 2011.
  Relatives: Married 2001 to Sonja A. Williams.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Williams, Rudolph — of Columbia, Lancaster County, Pa. Chief burgess of Columbia, Pennsylvania, 1857, 1864-66. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Russ — Republican. Candidate for Governor of Arizona, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Williams, Russell L. — of Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich. Democrat. Member, Rules Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Williams, Ruth — of Stuart, Patrick County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Williams, Ruth — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


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