PoliticalGraveyard.com
The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
Index to Politicians

Wilson, S to T

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

  Wilson, S. B. — also known as Sam Wilson — of Moundsville, Marshall County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Marshall County Republican Party, 1952-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, S. Davis See Samuel Davis Wilson
  Wilson, S. O. — of Hereford, Deaf Smith County, Tex. Mayor of Hereford, Tex., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, S. W. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Sadita E. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Sam See S. B. Wilson
  Wilson, Samuel — of Warren County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Warren County, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel — of California. Member of California state assembly 19th District, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel — of Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Wolcott, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel A. — of Independence, Buchanan County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel A. — of Franklin, Johnson County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel A. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, 1987-88. Still living as of 1988.
  Wilson, Samuel A., Jr. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, 1993. Still living as of 1993.
  Wilson, Samuel B. — of Minnesota. Elected () chief justice of Minnesota state supreme court 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel Davis (1881-1939) — also known as S. Davis Wilson — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., August 31, 1881. Mayor of Philadelphia, Pa., 1936-39; died in office 1939; candidate in Democratic primary for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1938; twice indicted by a grand jury in 1938-39 on charges related to vice and gambling in Philadelphia; never tried. Died, from cerebral thrombosis and hypertension, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 19, 1939 (age 57 years, 353 days). Cremated.
  Wilson, Samuel Edward — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel F. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1904-05. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel G. — of Bridgeport, Montgomery County, Pa. Postmaster at Bridgeport, Pa., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel H. — of Wilson, Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Windsor, 1900, 1904; postmaster at Wilson, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel J. — of Darlington Court House (now Darlington), Darlington County, S.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Darlington Court House, S.C., 1854-58. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel J. — of Macon, Macon County, Mo. Postmaster at Macon, Mo., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel J. — of Indiana. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 7th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Samuel M. — of Gaston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Gaston County, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Sanford — of Oconto County, Wis. Progressive. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Oconto County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Scott (1870-1942) — of Woodfords, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Born in Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine, January 11, 1870. Republican. Lawyer; Maine state attorney general, 1913-14; justice of Maine state supreme court, 1918-25; chief justice of Maine state supreme court, 1925-29; resigned 1929; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1929-40. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died October 22, 1942 (age 72 years, 284 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Nathaniel Baker Wilson and Loemma Pearson (Leighton) Wilson; married, December 24, 1895, to Elizabeth M. Bodge.
  Wilson, Scott A. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 7th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Wilson, Sidney L. — of Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Dunkirk, N.Y., 1866-68. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Silas — of Atlantic, Cass County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Skip See Harlan Wilson, Jr.
  Wilson, Sonya — of Elk Grove, Sacramento County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Wilson, Spike See Thomas Wilson
  Wilson, Stanley Calef (1879-1967) — also known as Stanley C. Wilson — of Chelsea, Orange County, Vt. Born in Orange, Orange County, Vt., September 10, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; Orange County State's Attorney, 1908-12; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1915-17, 1925; superior court judge in Vermont, 1917-23; member of Vermont state senate from Orange County, 1927; Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1929-31; Governor of Vermont, 1931-35; delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1936. Universalist. Died October 5, 1967 (age 88 years, 25 days). Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Stanyarne (1860-1928) — of Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, S.C. Born in South Carolina, 1860. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state legislature, 1890; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 4th District, 1895-1901. Died in 1928 (age about 68 years). Interment at Church of the Advent Cemetery, Spartanburg, S.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, Stella D. — of Arcadia, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Arcadia, Calif., 1915-24. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Stephen — of Little Neck, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Postmaster at Little Neck, N.Y., 1887, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Stephen E. — of Hot Springs, Fall River County, S.Dak. Republican. Member of South Dakota state senate 41st District, 1895-96; President pro tempore of the South Dakota State Senate, 1895-96; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Stephen Fowler (1821-1897) — also known as Stephen F. Wilson — of Pennsylvania. Born in Columbia Township, Bradford County, Pa., September 4, 1821. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1863-65 (11th District 1863-64, 13th District 1865); delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1864; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 18th District, 1865-69; district judge in Pennsylvania 4th District, 1871-81, 1887-89; justice of New Mexico territorial supreme court, 1884. Died in Wellsboro, Tioga County, Pa., March 30, 1897 (age 75 years, 207 days). Interment at Wellsboro Cemetery, Wellsboro, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, Steve B. — of Belle Glade, Palm Beach County, Fla. Mayor of Belle Glade, Fla., 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Wilson, Steve R. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 18th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Wilson, Steven — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 3rd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Wilson, Steven B. — of Rumstick Point, Barrington, Bristol County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1944, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Stitt See Jackson Stitt Wilson
  Wilson, Sue — of Wyoming, Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Wilson, Susan — of New Jersey. Democrat. Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Wilson, Suzi (born c.1950) — of Benicia, Solano County, Calif. Born about 1950. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Wilson, Sylvia C. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984, 1996, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Wilson, T. C. — of Troy, Lincoln County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, T. G. — of Waverly, Codington County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 31st District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, T. J. — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1908, 1912 (alternate), 1916 (alternate), 1920 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, T. R. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Wilson, T. Webber See Thomas Webber Wilson
  Wilson, Ted L. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Utah, 1982; mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah, 1984-85; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wilson, Terry L. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 4th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Wilson, Theda R. — of Kinloch, St. Louis County, Mo. Candidate for mayor of Kinloch, Mo., 2015. Still living as of 2015.
  Wilson, Theodore — of South Bend, Pacific County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Theodore M. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Theophilus Lowry — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas (1765-1826) — of Virginia. Born in Virginia, 1765. Member of Virginia state legislature, 1800; U.S. Representative from Virginia 1st District, 1811-13. Died in 1826 (age about 61 years). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, Morgantown, W.Va.
  Relatives: Father of Edgar Campbell Wilson; grandfather of Eugene McLanahan Wilson (1833-1890).
  Political family: Wilson-Griffin family.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, Thomas (1772-1824) — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, 1772. Democrat. Burgess of Erie, Pennsylvania, 1807; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 15th District, 1813-17; member of Pennsylvania state legislature, 1810. Died in Erie, Erie County, Pa., 1824 (age about 52 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, Thomas (d. 1818) — of Richmond, Va. Mayor of Richmond, Va., 1812-13, 1814-15, 1816-17, 1818; died in office 1818. Died September 21, 1818. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas — U.S. Consul in Dublin, 1826-47. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Wilson (1754?-1809).
  Wilson, Thomas — of Summit Hill, Carbon County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at Summit Hill, Pa., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas (1827-1910) — of Winona, Winona County, Minn. Born in Ireland, May 16, 1827. Democrat. Delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention, 1857; state court judge in Minnesota, 1857-64; justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1864-65; chief justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1865-69; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 8, 1881-82; member of Minnesota state senate 15th District, 1883-86; U.S. Representative from Minnesota 1st District, 1887-89; candidate for Governor of Minnesota, 1890; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1892. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., April 3, 1910 (age 82 years, 322 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Winona, Minn.
  Relatives: Father of Louise Benton Wilson (who married Lloyd Wheaton Bowers); grandfather of Martha Wheaton Bowers (1889-1958; who married Robert Alphonso Taft (1889-1953)).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, Thomas — U.S. Consul in Nice, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas — of Cairo, Alexander County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Cairo, Ill., 1886-87. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas — of Seymour, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Seymour; elected 1910, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas — of Crossville, Cumberland County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas — also known as Spike Wilson — of Nevada. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Nevada 2nd District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wilson, Thomas A. — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Binghamton, N.Y., 1920-21. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas A. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas A. — of Ellwood City, Lawrence County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Ellwood City, Pa., 1935-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas B. — of Allentown, Lehigh County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas B. — of Hall, Ontario County, N.Y. Republican. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1911-12; member of New York state senate 42nd District, 1913-16. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas B. — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas B. — of Bradford County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 25th District, 1941-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas D. — Elected () circuit judge in Michigan 4th Circuit 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Wilson, Thomas E. — of Kittery, York County, Maine. Postmaster at Kittery, Maine, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas F. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Montreal, 1860-62; U.S. Vice Consul in Honolulu, 1866; U.S. Consul General in Montreal, 1867-70. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas F. — U.S. Attorney for Arizona, 1891-93. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas F. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana, 1953-62. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas Guest (1833-1893) — also known as Thomas G. Wilson — of Rutherford, Bergen County, N.J. Born in Manchester, England, May 4, 1833. Mayor of Rutherford, N.J., 1887-89. Died December 27, 1893 (age 60 years, 237 days). Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas H. — of Mineola, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Mayor of Mineola, N.Y., 1951-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Thomas J. Wilson Wilson, Thomas J. — of Winston (now part of Winston-Salem), Forsyth County, N.C. Mayor of Winston, N.C., 1865-66, 1886-87; member of North Carolina state senate 32nd District, 1876-78. Presbyterian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Grandfather of W. T. Wilson (1895?-?).
  Image source: City of Winston-Salem
  Wilson, Thomas J. — of Corydon, Harrison County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas J. — of Clifton Forge, Alleghany County, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas J. — of Salamanca, Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Salamanca, N.Y., 1938-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas Murray (1881-1967) — also known as Thomas M. Wilson — of Washington, D.C. Born in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., July 29, 1881. Farmer; banker; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Consul in Hankow, 1919-20; Madras, 1921-22; Bombay, 1922-23; U.S. Consul General in Sydney, as of 1938-40; U.S. Minister to Iraq, 1942. Died in 1967 (age about 85 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Edmiston Wilson and Ellen (Murray) Wilson.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Wilson, Thomas R. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas S. — of Dubuque County, Iowa. Justice of Iowa territorial supreme court, 1838-46; justice of Iowa state supreme court, 1846-47. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas T. — of Denver, Colo. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1927-32. Burial location unknown.
  Wilson, Thomas W. — also known as Tom Wilson — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Mayor of Paducah, Ky., 1964-68. Still living as of 1968.
  Wilson, Thomas Webber (1893-1948) — also known as T. Webber Wilson — of Laurel, Jones County, Miss. Born in Coldwater, Tate County, Miss., January 24, 1893. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 6th District, 1923-29; U.S. District Judge for Virgin Islands, 1933-35. Presbyterian. Member, Kappa Alpha Order; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Odd Fellows; Elks; Woodmen. Died in 1948 (age about 55 years). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Coldwater, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph James Wilson (M.D.) and Lucy (Yancey) Wilson.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wilson, Thomas Woodrow See Woodrow Wilson
  Wilson, Tom See Thomas W. Wilson
  Wilson, Tom — of Belle Mead, Somerset County, N.J. Republican. New Jersey Republican state chair, 2008; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wilson, Tom R. — of Elwood, Madison County, Ind. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Elwood, Ind., 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Wilson, Tyrell — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1932, 1935; candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 3rd District, 1934, 1936, 1937. Burial location unknown.


"Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a political graveyard."
Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
The Political Graveyard

The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
  The listings are incomplete; development of the database is a continually ongoing project.  
  Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
  The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/wilson8.html.  
  Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
  If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
  More information: FAQ; privacy policy; cemetery links.  
  If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
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.

Creative 
Commons License Follow polgraveyard on Twitter [Amazon.com]