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Wilson, J.

WILSON (Soundex W425) — See also FREEMAN-WILSON, HILSON, MILSON, SOLWIN, WALSEN, WELSON, WILLSON, WILSCHKE, WILSEY, WILSHIRE, WILSNACK, WILSON-ALLEN, WILSONS, WILSTACH, WOHLSEN, WOOLSON.

  Wilson, J. B. — of Wellington, Iroquois County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. B. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. C. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Wilson, J. Clair — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. D. — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Mayor of Newburgh, N.Y., 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. E. — of St. Louis, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. F. — of Gaston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Gaston County, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. Finley — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936; candidate for New York state senate 23rd District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. Frank See Joseph Franklin Wilson
  Wilson, J. Franklin — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1936 (alternate), 1940 (member, Credentials Committee), 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. Fred — of Martinsburg, Berkeley County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Berkeley County Democratic Party, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. H. — of Illinois. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 8th District, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. H. — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 38th District, 1887-90. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Mrs. J. H. — of McComb, Pike County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. Henry — of Georgetown, Washington, D.C. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. I. — of Yerington, Lyon County, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1920 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. L. — of Rockledge, Brevard County, Fla. Postmaster at Rockledge, Fla., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Mrs. J. L. — of Yerington, Lyon County, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. M. — of Tuolumne County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 9th District, 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. M. — of Summit, Pike County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. M. — of Salina, Saline County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. M. — of McKinley, Converse County, Wyo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1920 (member, Resolutions Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. M. — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. P. — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota state senate 3rd District, 1864-65. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. P. — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Candidate for mayor of Paducah, Ky., 1947 (primary), 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. R. — of West Virginia. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. R. (d. 1903) — of Texarkana, Bowie County, Tex. Member of Texas state senate 1st District, 1901-03; died in office 1903. Died in 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. S. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. S. P. H. See John Stockbridge Patten Ham Wilson
  Wilson, J. Stitt See Jackson Stitt Wilson
  Wilson, J. W. (b. 1860) — of Spickard, Grundy County, Mo. Born in Mercer County, Mo., September 7, 1860. Republican. School teacher; farmer; banker; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Grundy County, 1921-24. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, September 5, 1889, to Hilda Mueller.
  Wilson, J. W. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 35, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Mrs. J. W. — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, J. W. — of Nelsonville, Athens County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Mrs. J. Y. — of Lake City, Columbia County, Fla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Wilson, Jack — of Piqua, Miami County, Ohio. Mayor of Piqua, Ohio, 1958-73, 1976-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Wilson, Jack Robert (born c.1960) — of Chester, Chesterfield County, Va. Born about 1960. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wilson, Jackie — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state senate 9th District, 1964 (Freedom Now), 1966 (Democratic primary); Freedom Now candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 24th District, 1965. Still living as of 1966.
  Wilson, Jackson Stitt — also known as J. Stitt Wilson — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Mayor of Berkeley, Calif., 1911-13; member of Socialist National Committee from California, 1911; delegate to Socialist National Convention from California, 1912; Socialist candidate for U.S. Representative from California 7th District, 1932; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1936, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Jacob — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James — of Edgecombe County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Edgecombe County, 1781, 1782-83. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James (1742-1798) — of Reading, Berks County, Pa.; Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pa.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Carskerdo, Fife, Scotland, September 14, 1742. Lawyer; Delegate to Continental Congress from Pennsylvania, 1775; signer, Declaration of Independence, 1776; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1789-98; died in office 1798. Episcopalian. Died in Edenton, Chowan County, N.C., August 28, 1798 (age 55 years, 348 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Chowan County, N.C.; reinterment in 1906 at Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Married, November 5, 1771, to Rachel Bird (died 1786); married 1793 to Hannah Gray.
  The World War II Liberty ship SS James Wilson (built 1941, scrapped 1964) was named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier
  Wilson, James — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Postmaster at Worcester, Mass., 1802-33. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James (1766-1839) — of Peterborough, Hillsborough County, N.H.; Keene, Cheshire County, N.H. Born in Peterborough, Hillsborough County, N.H., August 16, 1766. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1803-08, 1812-14; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 5th District, 1809-11. Died in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., January 4, 1839 (age 72 years, 141 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Keene, N.H.
  Relatives: Father of James Wilson (1797-1881).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wilson, James (c.1769-1836) — of Hillsborough, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in New Boston, Hillsborough County, N.H., about 1769. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1812-22. Died in Hillsborough, Hillsborough County, N.H., February 20, 1836 (age about 67 years). Interment at Pine Hill Cemetery, Hillsborough, N.H.
  Wilson, James (1779-1868) — of Fairfield, Adams County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, 1779. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 11th District, 1823-29. Died in 1868 (age about 89 years). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Gettysburg, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, James (1797-1881) — of Keene, Cheshire County, N.H.; San Francisco, Calif. Born in Peterborough, Hillsborough County, N.H., March 18, 1797. Whig. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1825-37, 1840, 1846, 1871-72; candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, 1835, 1838; delegate to Whig National Convention from New Hampshire, 1839 (Convention Vice-President; member, Committee on Permanent Organization; member, Balloting Committee; member, Committee to Notify Nominees); Surveyor-General of Public Lands for Wisconsin and Iowa Territories, 1841-45; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 3rd District, 1847-50; resigned 1850. Died in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., May 29, 1881 (age 84 years, 72 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Keene, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of James Wilson (1766-1839).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wilson, James — of Mercer County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1840. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James — of Wheeling, Ohio County, Va. (now W.Va.). Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James (1825-1867) — of Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind. Born in Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind., April 9, 1825. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Indiana 8th District, 1857-61; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Minister to Venezuela, 1866-67, died in office 1867. Died in Caracas, Venezuela, August 8, 1867 (age 42 years, 121 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of John Wilson (1796-1864) and Margaret (Cochrane) Wilson (1807-1855); married to Emma Ingersoll (1830-1912); father of John Lockwood Wilson and Henry Lane Wilson; great-grandfather of William Cassius Goodloe III.
  Political family: Wilson-Dunn-Goodloe family of Indiana (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Wilson, James (1835-1920) — also known as "Tama Jim" — of Tama County, Iowa. Born in Ayrshire, Scotland, August 16, 1835. Republican. Farmer; school teacher; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1867-73; Speaker of the Iowa State House of Representatives, 1872-73; U.S. Representative from Iowa 5th District, 1873-77, 1883-85; member of Iowa railroad commission, 1882-88; director, Iowa Agricultural Experiment Station, and professor of agriculture at Iowa Agricultural College, 1891-97; U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, 1897-1913. Died in Traer, Tama County, Iowa, August 26, 1920 (age 85 years, 10 days). Interment at Buckingham Cemetery, Traer, Iowa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Wilson, James — of Carrick (now part of Pittsburgh), Allegheny County, Pa. Postmaster at Carrick, Pa., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James — of Albany County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James — also known as Jim Wilson — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1952; candidate for Presidential Elector for Washington, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James (born c.1920) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Mound City, Pulaski County, Ill., about 1920. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for Missouri state senate 7th District, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James — also known as Jimmy Wilson — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 4th District, 1978, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Wilson, James — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 150th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Wilson, James A. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James C. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Progressive. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 4th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James C. (d. 1922) — of Bethany, Harrison County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 4th District, 1922; died in office 1922. Died July 10, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James Charles (1818-1860) — of Texas. Born in Yorkshire, England, August 21, 1818. Served in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1849-50; member of Texas state senate, 1851-53. Methodist. Volunteer on the Somervell Expedition in 1842; captured at Mier, Mexico, and held at Perote Prison until his escape in 1843; famed orator in support of Texas annexation to the U.S. and, later, secession to join the Confederacy. Died of tuberculosis, at Gonzales, Gonzales County, Tex., February 7, 1860 (age 41 years, 170 days). Original interment at Askey Cemetery, Gonzales, Tex.; reinterment in 1936 at Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Tex.
  Wilson County, Tex. is named for him.
  Wilson, James Clifton (1874-1951) — also known as James C. Wilson — of Texas. Born in Palo Pinto, Palo Pinto County, Tex., June 21, 1874. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas, 1913-17; U.S. Representative from Texas 12th District, 1917-19; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, 1919-47. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. Died in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex., August 3, 1951 (age 77 years, 43 days). Original interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tex.; reinterment in 1957 at Greenwood Memorial Park, Fort Worth, Tex.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, James E. — of Jasper, Walker County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wilson, James E. — of Cairo, Alexander County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Wilson, James Eldon — also known as James E. Wilson; Jim Wilson — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Republican. U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama, 1987-94; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wilson, James F. — Democrat. Candidate for Ohio treasurer of state, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James F. — of Evergreen Park, Cook County, Ill. Postmaster at Evergreen Park, Ill., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James F. — of Puyallup, Pierce County, Wash. Mayor of Puyallup, Wash., 1953, 1956-57. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James Falconer (1828-1895) — also known as James F. Wilson; "Jefferson Jim" — of Fairfield, Jefferson County, Iowa. Born in Newark, Licking County, Ohio, October 19, 1828. Republican. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention 6th District, 1857; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1860, 1888; member of Iowa state legislature, 1860; U.S. Representative from Iowa 1st District, 1861-69; U.S. Senator from Iowa, 1883-95. Died, from paralysis of the brain, in Fairfield, Jefferson County, Iowa, April 22, 1895 (age 66 years, 185 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Fairfield, Iowa.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Jewett (1832-1916).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wilson, James H. — of Preston County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Preston County, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James H. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Delaware, 1896; member of Republican National Committee from Delaware, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James H. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 9th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James H. — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Mayor of Cohoes, N.Y., 1904-05. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James H. — of Adair County, Iowa. Member of Iowa railroad commission, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James H. — of Henry County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Henry County, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James J. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 13th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James Jefferson (1775-1824) — also known as James J. Wilson — of Trenton, Hunterdon County (now Mercer County), N.J. Born in Essex County, N.J., 1775. Democrat. Newspaper editor and publisher; Hunterdon County Surrogate, 1808; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1809-11, 1822; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1815-21; resigned 1821; postmaster at Trenton, N.J., 1821-24. Died in Trenton, Hunterdon County (now Mercer County), N.J., July 28, 1824 (age about 49 years). Interment at First Baptist Church Cemetery, Trenton, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, James M. — of Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1842, 1850 (Wayne County 1842, Wayne County 1st District 1850). Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James M. — U.S. Consul in Milan, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James M. (1866-1924) — of Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa. Born near Monmouth, Warren County, Ill., September 8, 1866. Republican. Lawyer; member of Iowa state senate 3rd District, 1913-19. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Knights of Pythias; Elks; Kiwanis. Died, of septicemia resulting from pulled teeth, in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, May 2, 1924 (age 57 years, 237 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Centerville, Iowa.
  Wilson, James M. (1893-1967) — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in Bloomingdale, Van Buren County, Mich., June 16, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; insurance business; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 1st District, 1929-36; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1932. Died in 1967 (age about 74 years). Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James M. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1952; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James P. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James P. — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James P. — of Amsterdam, Montgomery County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James R. — of Papillion, Sarpy County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James R. — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Sacramento, Calif., 1934-49. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James S. — of East Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Hartford, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James T. D. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Mayor of Houston, Tex., 1874, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James W. — of Easton, Northampton County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Easton, Pa., 1887-91. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, James Webb — of Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Candidate for mayor of Vernon, Conn., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Wilson, Jane — of Trenton, Hunterdon County (now Mercer County), N.J. Postmaster at Trenton, N.J., 1824-35. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Janet — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Wilson, Janie — Republican. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 2nd District, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Wilson, Jason — of West Covina, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wilson, Jehu — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1820. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Jennifer — also known as Jenny Wilson — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1996, 2004, 2008; candidate in primary for mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah, 2007. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wilson, Jennifer — of Cotuit, Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Wilson, Jennifer B. — of Hermantown, St. Louis County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wilson, Jenny See Jennifer Wilson
  Wilson, Jerald — of Illinois. Quality Congressional Representation candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 7th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Wilson, Jeremiah Morrow (1828-1901) — of Indiana. Born in Ohio, 1828. Republican. U.S. Representative from Indiana 4th District, 1871-75. Died in 1901 (age about 73 years). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, Jerome L. (b. 1931) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Washington, D.C., July 16, 1931. Democrat. Member of New York state senate, 1963-66 (22nd District 1963-65, 30th District 1966); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1966. Member, Urban League. Still living as of 1966.
  Wilson, Jerome M. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 35th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Wilson, Jerome S. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Acting postmaster at Louisville, Ky., 1960-61. Still living as of 1961.
  Wilson, Jerry B. — of Oneonta, Otsego County, N.Y. Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Jesse D. — of Fairmont, Marion County, W.Va. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Fairmont, W.Va., 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Jim See James Wilson
  Wilson, Jim See James Eldon Wilson
  Wilson, Jim — of Sheridan, Sheridan County, Wyo. Mayor of Sheridan, Wyo., 1997-. Still living as of 2002.
  Wilson, Jimmy See James Wilson
  Wilson, Joe See Addison Graves Wilson
  Wilson, Joe B. — of Beaumont, Jefferson County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Wilson, Joel W. — Member of Ohio state senate, 1848-50, 1852-53 (Hancock, Seneca and Wyandot counties 1848-50, 31st District 1852-53). Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John (1739-1823) — of Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in New Jersey, 1739. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Hamilton County, 1802; candidate for Ohio state legislature, 1802. Died in 1823 (age about 84 years). Interment at Lost Creek Baptist Cemetery, Lost Creek, Ohio.
  Wilson, John — of Steuben County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Steuben County, 1804-07. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John (1773-1828) — of Golden Grove, Greenville County, S.C. Born in South Carolina, 1773. U.S. Representative from South Carolina, 1821-27 (7th District 1821-23, 6th District 1823-27). Died in 1828 (age about 55 years). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, John — of Genesee County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1815-16. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John (1777-1848) — of Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Born in New Hampshire, 1777. U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1813-15, 1817-19 (at-large 1813-15, 4th District 1817-19). Died in 1848 (age about 71 years). Interment at Grove Cemetery, Belfast, Maine.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, John (1796-1864) — of Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind. Born in Lancaster, Garrard County, Ky., November 29, 1796. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1840-41. Presbyterian. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Died in Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind., March 25, 1864 (age 67 years, 117 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of James Wilson (1765-1802) and Agnes Nancy (McKee) Wilson (1768-1840); married 1824 to Margaret Cochrane (1807-1855); father of James Wilson (1825-1867); uncle of Samuel Campbell Dunn, William McKee Dunn and David Maxwell Dunn; grandfather of John Lockwood Wilson and Henry Lane Wilson (1857-1932); second great-grandfather of William Cassius Goodloe III.
  Political family: Wilson-Dunn-Goodloe family of Indiana (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wilson, John — of Oxford, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Oxford, Pa., 1853-56. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John — of Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio. Mayor of Portsmouth, Ohio, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John — of Johnson County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John — of Pennsylvania. Born in Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Brussels, as of 1874-84. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John — of Daphne, Baldwin County, Ala. Postmaster at Daphne, Ala., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John (1849-1918) — of Henry County, Ill.; Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb. Born in Allegheny County, Pa., February 21, 1849. Republican. Deputy sheriff; livery business; Buffalo County Sheriff, 1889-92; member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1893. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Knights of Pythias. Died, of stomach cancer, in Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb., January 13, 1918 (age 68 years, 326 days). Interment at Kearney Cemetery, Kearney, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Wilson and Mary (Owens) Wilson; married, May 25, 1881, to Rose M. Beecher.
  Wilson, John — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Bangor, Maine, 1927-29; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John, Jr. See William John Wilson, Jr.
  Wilson, John — of Virginia. Jobless Party candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John — of Mercer Island, King County, Wash. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John (b. 1976) — of Garrard County, Ky. Born April 14, 1976. Republican. Lawyer; chair of Garrard County Republican Party, 2004-. Still living as of 2006.
  Wilson, John A. — of Randolph County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Randolph County, 1862. Interment at Union Cemetery, Near Sparta, Randolph County, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Ralls.
  Wilson, John A. — of Nome, Nome census area, Alaska. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 2nd District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John A. (born c.1916) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., about 1916. Republican. Inventor; city street inspector; candidate for Missouri state senate 3rd District, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John B. (d. 1946) — of Georgia. Democrat. Secretary of state of Georgia, 1931-46; died in office 1946. Died February 22, 1946. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John D. — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John D. — of Wilson, Wilson County, N.C. Mayor of Wilson, N.C., 1954-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John E., Sr. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John F. — of Eureka, McPherson County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 38th District, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John Frank (1846-1911) — also known as John F. Wilson — of Arkansas; Arizona. Born near Pulaski, Giles County, Tenn., May 7, 1846. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of Arkansas state house of representatives, 1877; state court judge in Arizona, 1893; Arizona territory attorney general, 1896; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Arizona Territory, 1899. Died, probably from apoplexy, in the Prescott Hotel, Prescott, Yavapai County, Ariz., April 7, 1911 (age 64 years, 335 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Prescott, Ariz.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, John H. — of Rowlandsville, Cecil County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John H. — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John H. — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Hawaii Territory, 1912-21, 1940; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1948; member, Credentials Committee, 1916; postmaster at Honolulu, Hawaii, 1935-39 (acting, 1935); mayor of Honolulu, Hawaii, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John H. — of Preston, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Preston, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John H. — of Troy, Lincoln County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Lincoln County, 1941-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John H. — of Rehoboth, Sussex County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 10th District, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John H. — of Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John H. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 12th District, 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Wilson, John Haden (1867-1946) — also known as John H. Wilson — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., August 20, 1867. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916, 1932, 1940 (alternate), 1944; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 22nd District, 1919-21; defeated, 1920; county judge in Pennsylvania, 1933-43. Died in Butler, Butler County, Pa., January 28, 1946 (age 78 years, 161 days). Interment at North Cemetery, Butler, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, John Harris (1804-1869) — also known as John H. Wilson — of Abbeville, Abbeville District (now Abbeville County), S.C. Born October 8, 1804. Delegate to South Carolina secession convention from Abbeville, 1860-62. Died February 25, 1869 (age 64 years, 140 days). Interment at Upper Long Cane Cemetery, Abbeville, S.C.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wilson, John Henry (1846-1923) — also known as John H. Wilson — of Kentucky. Born in Kentucky, 1846. Republican. Member of Kentucky state legislature, 1880; U.S. Representative from Kentucky, 1889-93 (10th District 1889-91, 11th District 1891-93). Died in 1923 (age about 77 years). Interment at Barbourville Cemetery, Barbourville, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, John I. — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Wilson, John J. — of Vermont. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont 2nd District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John J. — of Union County, N.J. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1958-63. Still living as of 1963.
  Wilson, John L. — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Cape Hatien, 1846-55. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John L. — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 5th District, 1856-57; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 3, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John L. — of Alameda County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 9th District, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John L. — of Waco, York County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John L. — Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives 129th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Wilson, John Lockwood (1850-1912) — also known as John L. Wilson — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Born in Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind., August 7, 1850. Republican. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1881; U.S. Representative from Washington at-large, 1889-95; U.S. Senator from Washington, 1895-99. Died in Washington, D.C., November 6, 1912 (age 62 years, 91 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of James Wilson and Emma (Ingersoll) Wilson (1830-1911); brother of Henry Lane Wilson; married, December 5, 1883, to Edna Hartman (1860-1934); grandson of John Wilson (1796-1864); grandfather of William Cassius Goodloe III.
  Political family: Wilson-Dunn-Goodloe family of Indiana (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, John Lyde (1784-1849) — of South Carolina. Born May 24, 1784. Governor of South Carolina, 1822-24. Died in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., February 12, 1849 (age 64 years, 264 days). Interment at Cathedral Church of St. Luke and St. Paul, Charleston, S.C.
  Relatives: Married to Charlotte Alston (1784-1817; sister of Joseph Alston (1779-1816)).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wilson, John M. — of Olney, Richland County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Olney, Ill., 1853-55. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John M. — of New Albany, Floyd County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at New Albany, Ind., 1861-69. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John M. — of Falls City, Richardson County, Neb. Republican. Postmaster at Falls City, Neb., 1870-71, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John M. — U.S. Consul in Bremen, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John M. — of Williamstown, Grant County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John M. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 10th District, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John M. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John P. — of New Castle County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 9th District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John P. — People's candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John R. — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Whig. Postmaster at San Jose, Calif., 1851-53. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John R. — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John R. — of Bainbridge, Decatur County, Ga. Lawyer; candidate for mayor of Bainbridge, Ga., 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John S. — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Fairfield, 1832-33; member of Connecticut state senate 10th District, 1839, 1842. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John S. — of Columbia, Lancaster County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Columbia, Pa., 1903-13. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John Stockbridge Patten Ham (b. 1860) — also known as J. S. P. H. Wilson — of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine. Born in Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine, August 9, 1860. Democrat. School teacher; grain and hay business; U.S. Marshal; mayor of Auburn, Maine, 1900-01; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1910. Universalist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; United Commercial Travelers. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel H. Wilson and Caroline F. (Ham) Wilson.
  Wilson, John T. — of Southern Pines, Moore County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Southern Pines, N.C., 1886-89. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John T. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 14th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John T. — of Belleville, Mifflin County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John T., Sr. — of Rutherford, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, John Thomas (1811-1891) — of Ohio. Born in Ohio, 1811. Republican. Member of Ohio state legislature, 1850; U.S. Representative from Ohio 11th District, 1867-73. Died in 1891 (age about 80 years). Interment at Tranquility Cemetery, Seaman, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, John W. — U.S. Attorney for New Mexico, 1924-29. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Jonathan D. — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Mayor of Newburgh, N.Y., 1900-06. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Jonathan D., Jr. — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Republican. Chair of Orange County Republican Party, 1927-29; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph (d. 1809) — U.S. Consul in Dublin, 1794-1809. Died in 1809. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Thomas Wilson (1786?-?).
  Wilson, Joseph — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 1st District, 1859. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph — of Detroit west side, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Wilson, Joseph C. — of Denver, Colo. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Colorado, 1876-77. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph C. — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Mayor of Topeka, Kan., 1881-83. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph C. (1851-1930) — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y., 1851. Republican. Mayor of Rochester, N.Y., 1927-30; died in office 1930. Died March 5, 1930 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph Charles IV (b. 1949) — of California. Born in 1949. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Gabon, 1992-95; Sao Tome & Principe, 1992-95. Still living as of 1995.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Wilson, Joseph E. — of Hays City (now Hays), Ellis County, Kan. Republican. Postmaster at Hays City, Kan., 1880-88. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph Franklin (1901-1968) — also known as J. Frank Wilson — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Corsicana, Navarro County, Tex., March 18, 1901. Democrat. Lawyer; chair of Dallas County Democratic Party, 1942-45; district judge in Texas, 1943-44, 1955-68; U.S. Representative from Texas 5th District, 1947-55. Died in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., October 13, 1968 (age 67 years, 209 days). Interment at Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dallas, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Jodie J. Wilson and Willie (Cole) Wilson; married 1926 to Ruby Lee Hopkins.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, Joseph Gardner (1826-1873) — also known as Joseph G. Wilson — of The Dalles, Wasco County, Ore. Born in New Hampshire, 1826. Republican. Justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1862-70; member of Republican National Committee from Oregon, 1872-73; U.S. Representative from Oregon at-large, 1873; died in office 1873. Died July 2, 1873 (age about 47 years). Interment at Pioneer Cemetery, The Dalles, Ore.
  Relatives: Cousin *** of James Willis Nesmith (1820-1885).
  Political family: Nesmith-McArthur family of Oregon.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, Joseph H. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Texas, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph H. — of Highland Falls, Orange County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Highland Falls, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph J. (born c.1966) — of Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill. Born about 1966. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Rockford, Ill., 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Wilson, Joseph P. — of West Chester, Chester County, Pa. Chief burgess of West Chester, Pennsylvania, 1855-57. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph P. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph S. — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Mayor of Wilmington, Del., 1947-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph T. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph T. — of Nahant, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joseph W. — of Clay Center, Clay County, Kan. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Clay Center, Kan., 1942-43. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joshua E. — of Florence, Florence County, S.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1900, 1912; postmaster at Florence, S.C., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Jotham, Sr. — of New York. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Joyce Marguerite — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 93rd District, 1974. Female. Still living as of 1974.
  Wilson, Judith E. — of Michigan City, LaPorte County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Wilson, Justin M. — of Virginia. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


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