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WILLISON (Soundex W425) — See also GILLISON, ISON, WALLISON, WILL, WILLACIN, WILLI, WILLIS, WILLISTON, WILLSON, WOLOSON, WOLOZIN.

  WILLISON: See also Willison M. Morrow
  Willison, Frank Leslie (1861-1953) — also known as Frank L. Willison — of Climax, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born near Hickory Corners, Barry County, Mich., August 18, 1861. Democrat. Hardware store owner; member of Michigan state senate 6th District, 1917-18; defeated, 1918, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1926. Member, Freemasons. Died in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich., May 13, 1953 (age 91 years, 268 days). Interment at East Hickory Corners Cemetery, Hickory Corners, Mich.
  Relatives: Brother of John Melvin Willison (1849-1927).
  Willison, James E. — of Sistersville, Tyler County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 6th District, 1989-. Still living as of 1997.
  Willison, Jasper N. — of Cumberland, Allegany County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1912 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Willison, John Melvin (1849-1927) — also known as John M. Willison — of Pennfield Township, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Johnstown Township, Barry County, Mich., May 21, 1849. Democrat. School teacher; farmer; candidate for Michigan state senate 9th District, 1902. Quaker. Member, Freemasons. Died, at Nichols Hospital, Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., May 24, 1927 (age 78 years, 3 days). Interment at Hicks Cemetery, Pennfield Township, Calhoun County, Mich.
  Relatives: Brother of Frank Leslie Willison (1861-1953).
  Willison, Sue See Sue Kindred Willison
  Willison, Sue Kindred (1926-1994) — also known as Sue Willison — of Midland, Midland County, Mich. Born in Franklin, Warren County, Ohio, May 26, 1926. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1969-75; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972, 1980 (alternate); Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972, 1976; chair of Midland County Republican Party, 1973-80. Female. Died in Midland, Midland County, Mich., July 15, 1994 (age 68 years, 50 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Stetson Kindred and Lena Kindred; married 1945 to Charles Hallock Willison.


WILLISTON (Soundex W423) — See also ALLISTON, DILLISTIN, ELLISTON, HOULISTON, LISTOE, LISTON, LISTOWSKI, WILLI, WILLIS, WILLISON, WOLLASTON, WOOLASTON, WOOLESTON.

  WILLISTON: See also William Albert Ashbrook — Joseph Walker Barr — Williston Cox — George Williston Nash — Williston P. Wood
  Williston, Charles Ferre (1816-1896) — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born June 3, 1816. Democrat. Mayor of Syracuse, N.Y., 1856-57. Died September 22, 1896 (age 80 years, 111 days). Burial location unknown.
  Williston, George P. — Justice of Dakota territorial supreme court, 1861-64. Burial location unknown.
  Williston, W. C. See William Chapman Williston
  Williston, William Chapman (1830-1909) — also known as W. C. Williston — of Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minn. Born in Cheraw, Chesterfield County, S.C., June 22, 1830. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 16, 1873-74; member of Minnesota state senate 16th District, 1876-77; district judge in Minnesota 1st District, 1891. Died in Goodhue County, Minn., June 22, 1909 (age 79 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William King Williston (1796-1879) and Annis (Chapman) Williston (1796-1863); married, April 12, 1854, to Mary E. Canfield (1835-1915); first cousin thrice removed of Moses Seymour; second cousin once removed of George Williston Nash; second cousin twice removed of Horatio Seymour (1778-1857) and Henry Seymour; second cousin four times removed of William Pitkin; third cousin once removed of Origen Storrs Seymour, Horatio Seymour (1810-1886), George Seymour, McNeil Seymour and Henry William Seymour; third cousin twice removed of Theodore Dwight, Elijah Hunt Mills, Greene Carrier Bronson (1789-1863) and Chester Wentworth; third cousin thrice removed of Josiah Cowles, Aaron Kellogg and Daniel Pitkin; fourth cousin of Edward Woodruff Seymour, Joseph Battell, Morris Woodruff Seymour, Horatio Seymour, Jr. and Norman Alexander Seymour; fourth cousin once removed of Morris Woodruff, Martin Keeler, Luther Walter Badger, Daniel Kellogg, Silas Wright, Jr. and James Samuel Wadsworth.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


WILLITS (Soundex W432) — See also KILLITS, LITS, MILLITZER, SHILLITO, TILLITT, WALLITSCH, WALTS, WILETS, WILL, WILLETS, WILLETTS, WILLI, WILLIS, WILTSE, WILTSIE, WILTZ, WOLTZ.

  WILLITS: See also Milton Willits Glenn — Forest Arthur Harness — I. Willits McCaskey — George Willits Parker
  Willits, Edwin (1830-1896) — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Born in Otto, Cattaraugus County, N.Y., April 24, 1830. Republican. Lawyer; newspaper editor; Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney, 1860-62; member of Michigan state board of education, 1861-72; postmaster; member of Michigan state constitutional commission 2nd District, 1873; U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1877-83. Presbyterian. Died in Washington, D.C., October 22, 1896 (age 66 years, 181 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Monroe, Mich.
  Relatives: Married to Jane Ingersoll.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Willits, Francis P. — National candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Willits, Phylis — of Tuscola County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Tuscola County, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Willits, Roy See W. Roy Willits
  Willits, Shirley — of Elkton, Huron County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1969. Female. Still living as of 1969.
  Willits, W. Roy — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 2nd District, 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Willits, William P. — of Monroe County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 4th District, 1909. Burial location unknown.


WILLKIE (Soundex W420) — See also BALKIEWICZ, FILKIE, HILLKOWITZ, MALKIEL, MILLKEN, MULKIE, WILKEY, WILKIE, WILL, WILLIE, WILLKOM, WILLKOMM, WILLSIE, WOLKOW.

  WILLKIE: See also C. Willkie Freeman
  Willkie, Phil — of Minnesota. Grass Roots candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 4th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Willkie, Philip Herman (1919-1974) — also known as Philip H. Willkie — of Rushville, Rush County, Ind.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born December 7, 1919. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; banker; farmer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1948, 1960; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1949-54. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Freemasons; Moose; Elks. Died April 10, 1974 (age 54 years, 124 days). Interment at East Hill Cemetery, Rushville, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Edith (Wilk) Willkie (1890-1978) and Wendell Lewis Willkie (1892-1944).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
Wendell L. Willkie Willkie, Wendell Lewis (1892-1944) — also known as Wendell L. Willkie — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Born in Elwood, Madison County, Ind., February 18, 1892. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1924; Republican candidate for President of the United States, 1940. Episcopalian. German ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Died, of complications from a heart attack, in New York, New York County, N.Y., October 8, 1944 (age 52 years, 233 days). Interment at East Hill Cemetery, Rushville, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of Herman Francis Willkie and Henrietta (Trisch) Willkie; married 1919 to Edith Wilk (1890-1978); father of Philip Herman Willkie (1919-1974).
  Cross-reference: Mary A. Sleeth — Raymond Moley
  Campaign slogan: "We Want Willkie."
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Wendell Willkie: Charles Peters, Five Days in Philadelphia: The Amazing "We Want Willkie!" Convention of 1940 and How It Freed FDR to Save the Western World — Steve Neal, Dark Horse: A Biography of Wendell Willkie
  Image source: Official Report of the 22nd Republican National Convention (1940)


WILLKOM (Soundex W425) — See also HILLKOWITZ, MILLKEN, SCHOELLKOPF, WELCOME, WILL, WILLKIE, WILLKOMM.

  Willkom, Terry A. — of Chippewa County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state assembly 67th District; elected 1974. Still living as of 1974.


WILLKOMM (Soundex W425) — See also HILLKOWITZ, KOMMAREDDI, KOMMEL, KOMMINENI, MILLKEN, SCHOELLKOPF, WELCOME, WILL, WILLKIE, WILLKOM.

  Willkomm, William J. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WILLMAN (Soundex W455) — See also DILLMAN, FILLMAN, GILLMAN, HILLMAN, HILLMANN, MILLMAN, SKILLMAN, SPILLMAN, STILLMAN, TILLMAN, TILLMANNS, WALLMAN, WELLMAN, WELLMANN, WILL, WILLIMAN, WILLMARTH, WILLMAS, WILLMING, WILLMORE, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILLMS, WILMAN, WOLLMAN.

  WILLMAN: See also Fred L. Dunlap
  Willman, C. M. — of Deerfield, Lake County, Ill. Village president of Deerfield, Illinois, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Willman, John C. — of Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak. Democrat. Candidate for South Dakota state house of representatives 34th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Willman, Lorenz — of Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for Iowa state senate 40th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WILLMARTH (Soundex W456) — See also BILMARTIN, GILMARTIN, GUILMART, GUILMARTIN, HALLMARK, KILLMAR, KILMARTIN, MARTH, MARTHA, MARTHAKIS, MARTHE, MARTHEN, MARTHENA, MARTHINSEN, MARTHINUS, PALMARTON, VOLLMAR, WILLMAN, WILLMAS, WILLMING, WILLMORE, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILLMS, WILMARTH, WILMERT.

  Willmarth, Fred Lincoln (b. 1861) — of Addison, Addison County, Vt. Born in Addison, Addison County, Vt., April 15, 1861. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Addison, 1910. Baptist. Burial location unknown.


WILLMAS (Soundex W452) — See also KILLMASTER, WILL, WILLEMS, WILLIAMS, WILLMAN, WILLMARTH, WILLMING, WILLMORE, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILLMS, WILMS.

  WILLMAS: See also Florence Mary Lynch


WILLMING (Soundex W455) — See also MING, SPELLMIRE, WILL, WILLING, WILLMAN, WILLMARTH, WILLMAS, WILLMORE, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILLMS.

  WILLMING: See also Mark Andrews


WILLMORE (Soundex W456) — See also ELLMORE, FILLMORE, GILLMOR, GILLMORE, HILLMOND, KOLLMORZEN, MORE, TILLMON, WALMER, WEILHEIMER, WELMER, WILL, WILLMAN, WILLMARTH, WILLMAS, WILLMING, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILLMS, WILMAR, WILMER.

  WILLMORE: See also Willmore Dewey Ashley
  Willmore, T. A. See Tilford Albert Willmore
  Willmore, Mrs. Thomas F. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Willmore, Tilford Albert (b. 1869) — also known as T. A. Willmore — of Hebron, Thayer County, Neb. Born in Clinton, DeWitt County, Ill., November 18, 1869. Democrat. School teacher; postmaster; real estate and insurance business; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1932. Christian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Willmore and Sarah J. (Wright) Willmore; married, September 14, 1893, to Maude Woodward.


WILLMOT (Soundex W453) — See also BALMOT, BELMOT, FILLMORE, GILLMOR, GILLMORE, HILLMOND, TILLMON, WILL, WILLMAN, WILLMARTH, WILLMAS, WILLMING, WILLMORE, WILLMOTT, WILLMS, WILMETH, WILMOT, WILMOTH, WILMOTT, WOLLMUTH.

  WILLMOT: See also George Willmot Renchard


WILLMOTT (Soundex W453) — See also BALMOT, BELMOT, FILLMORE, GILLMOR, GILLMORE, HILLMOND, MOTT, TILLMON, WILL, WILLMAN, WILLMARTH, WILLMAS, WILLMING, WILLMORE, WILLMOT, WILLMS, WILLOTT, WILMETH, WILMOT, WILMOTH, WILMOTT, WOLLMUTH.

  Willmott, Elizabeth S. — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Willmott, Thomas E. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Piano maker; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 15th District, 1912-13; American candidate for New York state senate 7th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.


WILLMS (Soundex W452) — See also WILL, WILLEMS, WILLIAMS, WILLMAN, WILLMARTH, WILLMAS, WILLMING, WILLMORE, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILLS, WILMS.

  Willms, Melvin — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state senate 9th District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


WILLNECKER (Soundex W452) — See also CRONECKER, DILLNER, HONECKER, LANGENECKER, LOENNECKER, LONGANECKER, LONGENECKER, LONGNECKER, MELNECHUK, MILLNER, NECKER, REINECKER, SCHOENECKER, STAHLNECKER, STROHNECKER, WENNECKER, WILLNER.

  Willnecker, Joseph — Communist. Workers Communist candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WILLNER (Soundex W456) — See also DILLNER, MILLNER, WALLNER, WELLNER, WILL, WILLENAR, WILLER, WILLNECKER, WILNER, WOLLNER, WOOLNER.

  WILLNER: See also Jacob Willner Epstein
  Willner, Charles — of Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa. Born in Iowa. Republican. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Willner, George — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 1st District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Willner, Ruth M. — of Monterey Park, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


WILLOCK (Soundex W420) — See also HILLOCK, LOCK, SHILLOCK, WEELOCK, WHEELOCK, WHELOCK, WHILLOCK, WILL, WILLOCKS, WILLOIT, WILLOTT, WILLOUGHBY.

  WILLOCK: See also John Willock Noble
  Willock, James H. — of Sewickley, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.


WILLOCKS (Soundex W420) — See also BLOCKSBERG, BLONDILOCKS, HILLOCK, LOCKSLEY, SHILLOCK, WAALKES, WALKES, WALLICHS, WHILLOCK, WILCOCKS, WILCOS, WILKES, WILKS, WILL, WILLCOCKS, WILLOCK, WILLOIT, WILLOTT, WILLOUGHBY.

  Willocks, Ted — of Strawberry Plains, Jefferson County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


WILLOIT (Soundex W430) — See also BELOIT, HALLOIN, WALHOUT, WILHITE, WILHOIT, WILL, WILLET, WILLETT, WILLETTE, WILLHITE, WILLOCK, WILLOCKS, WILLOTT, WILLOUGHBY.

  WILLOIT: See also Victor Anderville Bradley


WILLOTT (Soundex W430) — See also BOILLOT, CHEVILLOT, GILLOTTE, GUILLOT, GUILLOTTE, LANZILLOTTI, LOTT, TILLOTSON, TILLOTTSON, WALHOUT, WILHITE, WILHOIT, WILL, WILLET, WILLETT, WILLETTE, WILLHITE, WILLMOTT, WILLOCK, WILLOCKS, WILLOIT, WILLOUGHBY.

  Willott, Joseph, Jr. — of Manitowoc County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Manitowoc County 1st District; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.


WILLOUGHBY (Soundex W421) — See also CAILLOUET, HUGHBANKS, KELLOUGH, KILLOUGH, LOUGHBOROUGH, LOUGHBRIDGE, MACCULLOUGH, MAILLOUX, MCCOLLOUGH, MCCULLOUGH, PLOUGHBOY, TILLOU, TRAUGHBER, WALB, WALBY, WELBY, WILBEE, WILLIBEY, WILLOCK, WILLOCKS, WILLOIT, WILLOTT, WOLLEB, WOLLOUGBY.

  WILLOUGHBY: See also Willoughby W. Babcock — De Witt Clinton Badger — Willoughby A. Colby — Willoughby Cole — Charles Willoughby Dayton — Willoughby Barrett Dobbs — Willoughby D. Easterday — Willoughby Newton — Thomas Willoughby Newton — Willoughby L. O'Connell — Willoughby C. Pendill — Willoughby B. Priddy — Alfred Willoughby Smith — Felix Octavius Willoughby Smith — Willoughby P. Taylor — Willoughby Williams
  Willoughby, Bill E. — of Richmond, Madison County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 81st District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Willoughby, David A. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 50th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Willoughby, De Witt C. — of South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind. Whig. Postmaster at South Bend, Ind., 1845-47. Burial location unknown.
  Willoughby, Dorothy A. — of Roseville, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Willoughby, Fred — also known as Tim Willoughby — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 25th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Willoughby, H. A. — of Grundy Center, Grundy County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Willoughby, H. H. — of Staunton, Macoupin County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Willoughby, Hops — of Rosalia, Butler County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Willoughby, James A. — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1888; postmaster at Belleville, Ill., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Willoughby, Jean See L. Jean Willoughby
  Willoughby, John Gordon (1867-1912) — also known as John G. Willoughby — of East Granby, Hartford County, Conn. Born in East Granby, Hartford County, Conn., 1867. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Granby, 1903-04. Died in 1912 (age about 45 years). Interment at St. Andrews Cemetery, Bloomfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Gordon Clark Willoughby (1837-1898) and Jennie M. (Barnard) Willoughby; married to Nellie M. Healy (1864-1945).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Willoughby, L. Jean (b. 1925) — of Oakland County, Mich. Born in 1925. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 62nd District, 1981-82; defeated in primary, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Willoughby, Mrs. Mercedes — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Willoughby, Tim See Fred Willoughby
  Willoughby, Westel, Jr. (1769-1844) — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Born in Goshen, Litchfield County, Conn., November 20, 1769. Democrat. Physician; common pleas court judge in New York, 1805-21; member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County, 1807-09; U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1815-17. Died in Newport, Herkimer County, N.Y., October 3, 1844 (age 74 years, 318 days). Interment at Newport Cemetery, Newport, N.Y.
  The city of Willoughby, Ohio, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Willoughby, William J. — of Monroe, Union County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Monroe, N.C., 1866-68. Burial location unknown.


WILLRETTE (Soundex W463) — See also ALLREAD, ALLRED, BALLREICH, HELLREICH, MCKILLRICK, MILLRATH, SCHILLROTH, TELLRE, WALRATH, WALROTH, WHEELRIGHT, WHEELWRIGHT, WILLETTE, WILLRICH, WILLRODT, WOLRATH.

  WILLRETTE: See also Thetus Willrette Sims


WILLRICH (Soundex W462) — See also ALLRICKS, ALRICHS, ELRICH, HELLRIEGEL, HELRICH, HIMMELRICH, MCKILLRICK, MILLRATH, OELRICHS, OLRICH, RICH, SCHILLROTH, ULLRICH, ULRICH, WALLRICH, WILL, WILLRETTE, WILLRODT.

  Willrich, Gebhard (1853-1925) — of St. Louis, Mo.; St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Gilten, Lower Saxony (now Germany), May 27, 1853. Republican. Naturalized U.S. citizen; school teacher; lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 27, 1889-90; probate judge in Minnesota, 1895-99; U.S. Consul in SAINT John, 1905-09; Quebec City, 1909-17; SAINT Gall, 1924. Died December 1, 1925 (age 72 years, 188 days). Burial location unknown.


WILLRODT (Soundex W463) — See also ELLROD, ELLRODT, ELLROTT, FOLLROD, FUHLRODT, MCKILLRICK, MILLRATH, SCHILLROTH, SHALLROSS, WALRATH, WALROTH, WHEELRIGHT, WHEELWRIGHT, WILL, WILLRETTE, WILLRICH, WOLRATH.

  Willrodt, L. H. — of Chamberlain, Brule County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 14th District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.


WILLS (Soundex W420) — See also HILLS, MILLS, WAHLS, WALLS, WALZ, WELLS, WILL, WILLES, WILLIS, WILLMS, WILLSE, WILLSEY, WILLSHAW, WILLSHIRE, WILLSIE, WILLSON, WILLYS, WOLZ.

  WILLS: See also Franklin Wills Hancock, Jr. — Franklin Wills Hancock III — William Pitt Kellogg — Albert Wills McIntire — John Wills Santee — Nathan Stanbury — John Wills Tuthill — Irvin W. Wingo
  Wills, Andrew W. — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Republican. Postmaster at Nashville, Tenn., 1889-94, 1898-1914; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Ashley See E. Ashley Wills
  Wills, Clarence — of Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 1st District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Wills, Daniel — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Mayor of Coffeyville, Kan., 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, David — Greenback Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Della (1873-1953) — also known as Della Womack; Mrs. Mann Wills — of Brownsville, Haywood County, Tenn. Born in 1873. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Female. Died in 1953 (age about 80 years). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Brownsville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Married, May 17, 1893, to Asa Mann Wills.
  Wills, E. Ashley (b. 1949) — of Georgia. Born in 1949. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka, 2000-03; Maldive Islands, 2000-03. Still living as of 2003.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Wills, Florence L. — of Burlington, Burlington County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, George B. — of Burlington County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, George G. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich.; Grand Blanc, Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Flint, Mich., 1948-50; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Genesee County 2nd District, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Harry — of Allegheny County, Pa. Socialist. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 2nd District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Harvey, Jr. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, James — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, James — of La Plata, Charles County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1936, 1940, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Jeremy (born c.1948) — of Petoskey, Emmet County, Mich. Born about 1948. Dentist; mayor of Petoskey, Mich., 1994-99, 2004; defeated, 1999, 2004. Member, Kiwanis. Still living as of 2004.
  Wills, John — of Perry, Noble County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wills, John A. — of San Francisco, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1856 (member, Platform Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Wills, John G. — of Oklahoma. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Oklahoma, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, John Seward — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, John Yetter (1897-1988) — also known as John Y. Wills — of Duncannon, Perry County, Pa. Born in Duncannon, Perry County, Pa., 1897. Republican. Hardware merchant; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928 (alternate), 1932 (alternate), 1936. Died in Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa., 1988 (age about 91 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Wills and Jane Wills; married to Elsie Glass.
  Wills, Mrs. L. P. — of Linn, Osage County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Mrs. Mann See Della Wills
  Wills, Mark Edward — also known as Mark Wills — of Princeton, Mercer County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state senate; elected 2010; defeated, 2012 (6th District). Still living as of 2012.
  Wills, Matthew Eric — of Kentucky. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Wills, Maysel R. — of Cabin Creek, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Ralph T. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Secretary of Michigan Republican Party, 1947; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Robert — of Edina, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wills, Sonia R. — of Mountain View, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Wills, Thomas N. — of Oracle, Pinal County, Ariz. Delegate to Arizona convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Tom — of Florence, Pinal County, Ariz. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Virgil L. — of Blue Springs, Jackson County, Mo. Mayor of Blue Springs, Mo., 1966-70. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, W. W. — of Linton, Greene County, Ind. Postmaster at Linton, Ind., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, William H. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Mrs. William H. — of Montpelier, Washington County, Vt. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wills, William Henry (1882-1946) — also known as William H. Wills — of Bennington, Bennington County, Vt. Born October 26, 1882. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1928 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1944; Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1937-41; Governor of Vermont, 1941-45. Died March 6, 1946 (age 63 years, 131 days). Burial location unknown.
  Wills, Zelan Theodore — of Smyrna, Cobb County, Ga. Democrat. Postmaster at Smyrna, Ga., 1933-34, 1944-66 (acting, 1933-34, 1944-45). Burial location unknown.


WILLSE (Soundex W420) — See also LEIWS, LEWIS, LEWISS, SEWILL, WAHLS, WALLS, WALZ, WEISL, WELLS, WILES, WILL, WILLE, WILLES, WILLESS, WILLS, WILLSEY, WILLSHAW, WILLSHIRE, WILLSIE, WILLSON, WISSEL, WOLZ.

  WILLSE: See also Herbert Porter Bissell


WILLSEY (Soundex W420) — See also WILCE, WILL, WILLEY, WILLS, WILLSE, WILLSHAW, WILLSHIRE, WILLSIE, WILLSON, WILSEY.

  WILLSEY: See also Arthur S. Tompkins
  Willsey, John G. — of Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Tex. Member of Texas state senate 23rd District, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Willsey, Warren G. — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wethersfield; elected 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WILLSHAW (Soundex W420) — See also ALLSHOUSE, BELSHAW, HAGELSHAW, OLSHAW, SHAW, WALISH, WALSH, WALSHE, WELLISH, WELSCH, WELSH, WILL, WILLS, WILLSE, WILLSEY, WILLSHIRE, WILLSIE, WILLSON.

  Willshaw, Arthur L. — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.


WILLSHIRE (Soundex W426) — See also AILSHIE, ALLSHOUSE, FELSHIN, HULSHISER, WILLS, WILLSE, WILLSEY, WILLSHAW, WILLSIE, WILLSON, WILSHIRE.

  Willshire, C. — of Virginia. Jobless Party candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1932. Burial location unknown.


WILLSIE (Soundex W420) — See also CHELSIE, GELSIE, WILCE, WILL, WILLIE, WILLKIE, WILLS, WILLSE, WILLSEY, WILLSHAW, WILLSHIRE, WILLSON, WILSEY.

  WILLSIE: See also James Willsie Brisbin — Willsie Ernest Brisbin
  Willsie, H. H. See Hervey Henry Willsie
  Willsie, Hervey Henry (1855-1914) — also known as H. H. Willsie — of Atchison County, Mo. Born in Burroak, Winneshiek County, Iowa, June 24, 1855. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Atchison County, 1901-04. Died in Tarkio, Atchison County, Mo., January 8, 1914 (age 58 years, 198 days). Interment at Prairie Hill Cemetery, Tarkio, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Cynthia M. (Harden) Willsie (1816-1882) and William Henry Willsie (1818-1884); married 1884 to Jennie Wishard.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Willsie, Myron — of Rapid City, Pennington County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 39th District, 1905-08. Burial location unknown.


WILLSON (Soundex W425) — See also BILLSON, BRILLSON, GILLSON, HILLSON, JILLSON, MILLSON, SOLWIN, SPILLSON, STILLSON, TILLSON, WALSEN, WELSON, WILL, WILLISON, WILLS, WILLSE, WILLSEY, WILLSHAW, WILLSHIRE, WILLSIE, WILSON, WOHLSEN, WOOLSON.

  WILLSON: See also John Quinn Anderson — Robert Andrew Willson Barrett — Joseph Melville Broughton — Harry Willson Farr — William Randolph Hearst — Willson S. Moore — Jeremiah Wilson Nixon — Henry Willson Temple — Emery Lee Vassar
  Willson, (need first name) — of Montana. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana Territory, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Augustus Everett (1846-1931) — also known as Augustus E. Willson — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Maysville, Mason County, Ky., October 13, 1846. Republican. Lawyer; law partner of John Marshall Harlan, and later, of Mr. Shirley M. Crawford; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1884, 1888, 1892, 1904, 1908, 1916; candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1892; Governor of Kentucky, 1907-11; candidate for U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1914. Presbyterian. Died, from lobar pneumonia, in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., August 24, 1931 (age 84 years, 315 days). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Hiram Willson Willson (1807-1859) and Ann Colvin (Ennis) Willson (1817-1856); married 1877 to Mary Elizabeth Ekin (1847-1934; daughter of James Adams Ekin (1819-1891)).
  Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Caleb Powers — William S. Taylor
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Willson, Charles — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1833 from District of Matagorda, 1833; delegate to Texas Consultation of 1835 from District of Matagorda, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Charles H. — of Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Enfield, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, David L. — of Manchester, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Manchester, Mo.; elected 2008, 2010; elected unopposed 2012, 2014. Still living as of 2014.
  Willson, Digby A. — U.S. Vice Consul in Aleppo, as of 1919-21; Budapest, as of 1922; U.S. Consul in Rio de Janeiro, as of 1926; Bristol, as of 1927-29. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, G. C. — of Nevada, Vernon County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, George A. (born c.1911) — of Huntington Park, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Los Angeles County, Calif., about 1911. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Huntington Park, Calif., 1950, 1954; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Gilbert Rhoads (1881-1967) — also known as Gilbert R. Willson — of Laredo, Webb County, Tex.; Point Rock, Oneida County, N.Y.; Pennsauken, Camden County, N.J. Born in Lee Center, Oneida County, N.Y., April 23, 1881. School teacher; U.S. Consul in Matamoros, 1918-24; Yarmouth, 1924-29; Lagos, as of 1932; Piedras Negras, as of 1938. Died, in Cooper Hospital, Camden, Camden County, N.J., March 20, 1967 (age 85 years, 331 days). Interment at Arlington Cemetery, Pennsauken, N.J.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Willson, H. C. — of Petersburg, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Hiram V. (1808-1866) — Born in Madison County, N.Y., 1808. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Ohio, 1855-66; died in office 1866. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, November 11, 1866 (age about 58 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Willson, Israel C. — of Santa Cruz County, Calif. Member of California state assembly, 1858-59, 1863 (3rd District 1858-59, 6th District 1863). Burial location unknown.
  Willson, J. H. — of Bartow, Polk County, Fla. Mayor of Bartow, Fla., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, James C. (1833-1912) — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Fitzroy, Ontario, April 28, 1833. Republican. Physician; major in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Flint, Mich., 1879-80. Died in Flint, Genesee County, Mich., August 29, 1912 (age 79 years, 123 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Flint, Mich.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Henry Howland Crapo (1804-1869).
  Political family: Crapo family of Flint, Michigan.
  Willson, James Green (1858-1940) — also known as James G. Willson — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn., October 23, 1858. First selectman of Greenwich, Connecticut, 1901. Member, Freemasons. Died in Gulfport, Pinellas County, Fla., September 23, 1940 (age 81 years, 336 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Green Willson and Sarah Elizabeth (Smith) Willson; married to Henrietta Husted.
  Willson, Joseph Putnam (1902-1998) — Born in Bath, Steuben County, N.Y., January 7, 1902. U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1953-68; took senior status 1968. Died in Smethport, McKean County, Pa., August 3, 1998 (age 96 years, 208 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Willson, Kitty McCravey — of Easley, Pickens County, S.C.; Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1948, 1956 (alternate). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Leo F. — of St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt. Delegate to Vermont convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Lester Sebastian (1839-1919) — also known as Lester S. Willson — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Born in Canton, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., June 16, 1839. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Republican National Committee from Montana Territory, 1868-70. Died in Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont., January 26, 1919 (age 79 years, 224 days). Interment at Sunset Hills Cemetery, Bozeman, Mont.
  Relatives: Married to Emma D. Weeks (1841-1923).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Willson, Melville E. — of Fresno, Fresno County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Willson, Merritt A. — of West Linn, Clackamas County, Ore. Mayor of West Linn, Ore., 1943-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Robert — of Danville, Va. Postmaster at Danville, Va., 1808-11. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Samuel C. — of Montgomery County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Thomas P. — of Montgomery Court House (now Rockville), Montgomery County, Md. Postmaster at Montgomery Court House, Md., 1794-1813. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, Tim — of Brooklyn Center, Hennepin County, Minn. Mayor of Brooklyn Center, Minn., 2007-. Still living as of 2014.
  Willson, William C. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 30th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Willson, William J. — of Sussex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Sussex County, 1837-38. Burial location unknown.


WILLY (Soundex W400) — See also HILLY, MILLY, WALLY, WEILY, WHEALY, WHILEY, WILEY, WILIE, WILL, WILLE, WILLEY, WILLI, WILLIA, WILLIE, WILLYE, WILLYS, WYLEA, WYLEY, WYLIE, WYLLI, WYLLIE, WYLLY, WYLY.

  WILLY: See also Willy McDonald — D. Willy Moore III
  Willy, Albert See Theophilus Albert Willy
  Willy, Mrs. B. L. — of Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Willy, Frank Oliver — of Brownsville, Cameron County, Tex. Honorary Consul for Guatemala in Brownsville, Tex., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Willy, Roy — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Willy, T. Albert See Theophilus Albert Willy
  Willy, Theophilus Albert — also known as T. Albert Willy — of Appleton, Outagamie County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1899; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Willy, Walter M. — of Madison, Lake County, S.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WILLYE (Soundex W400) — See also BILLYE, COLLYER, HELLYER, HILLYER, ILLYES, LELLYETT, WEILY, WHEALY, WHILEY, WILEY, WILIE, WILL, WILLE, WILLEY, WILLI, WILLIA, WILLIE, WILLY, WILLYS, WYLEA, WYLEY, WYLIE, WYLLI, WYLLIE, WYLLY, WYLY.

  WILLYE: See also Willye F. Clayton Dennis


WILLYS (Soundex W420) — See also ELLYSON, ROLLYSON, WELLES, WILES, WILL, WILLES, WILLESS, WILLIS, WILLS, WILLY, WILLYE, WYLES, WYLLIS, WYLLYS.

  WILLYS: See also Willys A. Myers — Willys Ruggles Peck — James Willys Silliman
  Willys, John North (1873-1935) — also known as John N. Willys — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born in Canandaigua, Ontario County, N.Y., October 25, 1873. Republican. President of automobile manufacturing companies; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916; U.S. Ambassador to Poland, 1930-32. Died in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., August 26, 1935 (age 61 years, 305 days). Interment at Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, N.Y.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


WILMAN (Soundex W455) — See also AILMAN, OILMAN, WALMAN, WELLMAN, WELLMANN, WILDMAN, WILLMAN, WILMANS, WILMAR, WILMARTH, WILMON, WIMAN.

  Wilman, Fred G. — of Northfield, Merrimack County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Northfield, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilman, William F. — of Brookfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Brookfield, 1878. Burial location unknown.


WILMANS (Soundex W455) — See also ALMANSON, BEMELMANS, MANS, SALMANS, WILMAN, WILMAR, WILMARTH.

  Wilmans, Charles H. — of Newport, Jackson County, Ark. Democrat. Postmaster at Newport, Ark., 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Wilmans, Edith Eunice Therrel (1882-1966) — also known as Edith Wilmans — of Grand Prairie, Dallas County, Tex. Born December 21, 1882. Democrat. Member of Texas state house of representatives, 1922; candidate in primary for Governor of Texas, 1926, 1928; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 13th District, 1948 (primary), 1950 (primary), 1951. Female. First woman to serve in the Texas legislature. Died March 21, 1966 (age 83 years, 90 days). Interment at Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dallas, Tex.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail


WILMAR (Soundex W456) — See also BILMARTIN, GILMARTIN, GUILMART, GUILMARTIN, HILMAR, KILMARTIN, MARWILL, WALMER, WEILHEIMER, WELMER, WILLMORE, WILMAN, WILMANS, WILMARTH, WILMER.

  WILMAR: See also J. Wilmar Jensen


WILMARTH (Soundex W456) — See also ARTH, BILMARTIN, GILMARTIN, GUILMART, GUILMARTIN, HILMAR, KILMARTIN, MARTH, MARTHA, MARTHAKIS, MARTHE, MARTHEN, MARTHENA, MARTHINSEN, MARTHINUS, PALMARTON, WILLMARTH, WILMAN, WILMANS, WILMAR, WILMERT.

  WILMARTH: See also Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich — Anna Ickes — Scott M. Ladd — Wilmarth Shafer — Wilmarth J. Tuthill
  Wilmarth, Albert W. — of Huron, Beadle County, S.Dak. Lawyer; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 23rd District, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Wilmarth, Anna See Anna Ickes
  Wilmarth, Lewis Cass (1833-1907) — of Wisconsin. Born in North Foster, Foster, Providence County, R.I., October 15, 1833. Mayor of Ashland, Wis., 1890-91. Died in Ashland, Ashland County, Wis., February 18, 1907 (age 73 years, 126 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Ashland, Wis.
  Presumably named for: Lewis Cass
  Wilmarth, Randall J. — of Danville, Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Danville, Va., 1965-70 (acting, 1965-66). Still living as of 1970.


WILMER (Soundex W456) — See also FILMER, GILMER, HILMER, KILMER, WALMER, WEILHEIMER, WELMER, WILLMORE, WILMAR, WILMERDING, WILMERING, WILMERT, WILMETH, WILNER, WIMER, WIMMLER.

  Wilmer, Elmer — of Liberty, Sullivan County, N.Y. Postmaster at Liberty, N.Y., 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Wilmer, Franke — of Gallatin County, Mont. Democrat. Member of Montana state house of representatives 64th District; elected 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Wilmer, Henry B. — Republican. Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wilmer, James Jones — of Havre de Grace, Harford County, Md. Postmaster at Havre de Grace, Md., 1795. Burial location unknown.
  Wilmer, Joseph A. — of Maryland. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 5th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.


WILMERDING (Soundex W456) — See also FILMER, GILMER, HEIMERDINGER, HILMER, KILMER, MERDES, MERDINGER, SHELMERDINE, WILMER, WILMERING, WILMERT, WILMETH.

  WILMERDING: See also Edward Bell — Frederic René Coudert, Jr.
  Wilmerding, J. C. — of San Francisco, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1880. Burial location unknown.


WILMERING (Soundex W456) — See also ALMERIC, ALMERICO, ALMERIGOTTI, ALMERIN, ALMERINDO, AMERINGER, DELMERICO, DETMERING, FILMER, GILMER, HELMERICK, HILMER, KILMER, SALMERING, SCHULMERICH, VANAMERINGEN, WILMER, WILMERDING, WILMERT, WILMETH.

  Wilmering, F. A. — of Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa. Mayor of Keokuk, Iowa, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WILMERT (Soundex W456) — See also FILMER, GILMER, HILMER, KILMER, PALMERTON, WILLMARTH, WILMARTH, WILMER, WILMERDING, WILMERING, WILMETH.

  WILMERT: See also Howard Wilmert Ameli


WILMETH (Soundex W453) — See also ALMET, ALMETA, ALMETH, GILMET, GUGLIELMETTI, MCCALMET, WHITMEL, WHITMELL, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILMER, WILMERDING, WILMERING, WILMERT, WILMOT, WILMOTH, WILMOTT, WOLLMUTH.

  Wilmeth, James L. — of Takoma Park, Montgomery County, Md. Mayor of Takoma Park, Md., 1920-23; resigned 1923. Burial location unknown.


WILMON (Soundex W455) — See also GILMON, TILMON, WELLMON, WILMAN, WILMONT, WILMOT, WILMOTH, WILMOTT.

  WILMON: See also Wilmon W. Ware


WILMONT (Soundex W455) — See also BELMONT, BELMONTE, DELMONT, DELMONTE, EARLMONT, GILMON, MCALMONT, MCCALLMONT, MCCALMONT, TILMON, WILMON, WILMOT, WILMOTH, WILMOTT.

  WILMONT: See also Wilmont M. Uecker


WILMOT (Soundex W453) — See also BALMOT, BELMOT, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILMETH, WILMON, WILMONT, WILMOTH, WILMOTT, WOLLMUTH.

  WILMOT: See also James Edward Day — Andrew Squire
  Wilmot, David (1814-1868) — of Towanda, Bradford County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, 1814. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 12th District, 1845-51; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856 (chair, Platform Committee; speaker), 1860; candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1857; U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1861-63. Died in 1868 (age about 54 years). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Towanda, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilmot, E. P. — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1916, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wilmot, George L. — of Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilmot, Gilead J. — of West Bend, Washington County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin state senate, 1875-76. Burial location unknown.
  Wilmot, James P. — of Pittsford, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Wilmot, Kathy (born c.1950) — of Beaver City, Furnas County, Neb. Born about 1950. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 2004, 2008 (alternate), 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Wilmot, M. W. — of Rosston, Harper County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Wilmot, Richard — of Sutherlin, Douglas County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WILMOTH (Soundex W453) — See also BALMOT, BELMOT, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILMETH, WILMON, WILMONT, WILMOT, WILMOTT, WOLLMUTH.

  WILMOTH: See also Homer Mayne Bruce — Joseph Divine
  Wilmoth, Lorenzo S. — of Lenawee County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Lenawee County 1st District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Wilmoth, William D. — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of West Virginia, 1993-94. Still living as of 1994.


WILMOTT (Soundex W453) — See also BALMOT, BELMOT, MOTT, WILLMOT, WILLMOTT, WILMETH, WILMON, WILMONT, WILMOT, WILMOTH, WOLLMUTH.

  Wilmott, Mary H. — of Glenpool, Tulsa County, Okla. Republican. Postmaster at Glenpool, Okla., 1913-15. Female. Burial location unknown.


WILMS (Soundex W452) — See also WILLEMS, WILLIAMS, WILLMAS, WILLMS, WIMS.

  Wilms, Edward G. — of Hawthorne, Passaic County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


WILNER (Soundex W456) — See also FILNER, MILNE, MILNER, MILNES, MILNEY, TILNEY, WALLNER, WELLNER, WILLENAR, WILLNER, WILMER, WINER, WOLLNER, WOOLNER.

  WILNER: See also Morris Atlas


WILOWSKI (Soundex W420) — See also BILOW, KARNILOWICZ, KOPILOW, WALASKAY, WALESKA, WALEWSKI, WILKOWSKI, WOLESKE, WOLOSZYK, WOLSKI, WOLSKY, WORRILOW.

  Wilowski, Chauncey E. — of Bayside, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilowski, Edmond J. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 8th District, 1954, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WILRED (Soundex W463) — See also ALLRED, ALRED, ETHELRED, GILREATH, WILARD, WILDER, WILDRED, WILHARDT, WILLARD, WILLIARD, WOLLARD, WOOLARD, WOOLLARD, WOULLARD.

  WILRED: See also Wilred Gort


WILSCHKE (Soundex W422) — See also HILSCHER, WILSEY, WILSHIRE, WILSNACK, WILSON, WILSONS, WILSTACH.

  Wilschke, Max — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1916. Burial location unknown.


WILSEY (Soundex W420) — See also CHILSEN, GILSENAN, HILSENDEGEN, ILSE, NEILSEN, NILSEN, TILSEN, TILSETH, WILCE, WILEY, WILKEY, WILLSEY, WILLSIE, WILSCHKE, WILSHIRE, WILSNACK, WILSON, WILSONS, WILSTACH, WOLSEY.

  WILSEY: See also Ray Dudley Avery
  Wilsey, Albert — of Hampton, Hamilton County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1881, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Wilsey, Albert — of Moorefield, Frontier County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state senate, 1905-07. Burial location unknown.
  Wilsey, David (b. 1819) — of Pittsfield Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Le Roy, Genesee County, N.Y., November 22, 1819. Supervisor of Pittsfield Township, Michigan, 1869-75. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Wilsey and Mary Wilsey; married, January 6, 1853, to Lydia Boylan.
  Wilsey, Eugene — of Albany County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 1st District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Wilsey, Levi — of California. Member of California state assembly 18th District, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.
  Wilsey, Wilkeson — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County 1st District, 1855. Burial location unknown.


WILSHIRE (Soundex W426) — See also AILSHIE, FELSHIN, HIRE, HULSHISER, WILLSHIRE, WILSCHKE, WILSEY, WILSNACK, WILSON, WILSONS, WILSTACH, WILTSHIRE.

  Wilshire, Gaylord See H. Gaylord Wilshire
  Wilshire, H. Gaylord — Socialist. Social Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1902 (10th District), 1904 (11th District); candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilshire, William Wallace (1830-1888) — also known as William W. Wilshire — of Arkansas. Born in Illinois, 1830. Chief justice of Arkansas state supreme court, 1868-71; U.S. Representative from Arkansas 3rd District, 1873-74, 1875-77. Died in 1888 (age about 58 years). Interment at Mt. Holly Cemetery, Little Rock, Ark.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


WILSNACK (Soundex W425) — See also ELSNAU, ELSNER, NACK, TILSNER, WILSCHKE, WILSEY, WILSHIRE, WILSON, WILSONS, WILSTACH.

  Wilsnack, Theodore P. — of Woodhaven, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1905, 1910 (Queens County 2nd District 1905, Queens County 4th District 1910). Burial location unknown.


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Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

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