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Winslowe to Wintenburg

WINSLOWE (Soundex W524) — See also ANSLOW, DENSLOW, ENSLOW, FANSLOW, KINSLOE, LOWE, ONSLOW, SLOWEY, WENSLEY, WINSLOE, WINSLOW.

  WINSLOWE: See also Sir Francis Bernard, 1st Baronet


WINSMORE (Soundex W525) — See also DENSMORE, DINSMOOR, DINSMORE, DUNSMOOR, DUNSMORE, MORE.

  Winsmore, Robert J. (1851-1915) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., 1851. Consul-General for Central America in Philadelphia, Pa., 1898; Consul-General for Honduras in Philadelphia, Pa., 1898-1907. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 9, 1915 (age about 63 years). Interment at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Capt. Robert H. Winsmore (1811-1882) and Cynthia (Davis) Winsmore (1824-1882).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WINSON (Soundex W525) — See also HINSON, WINSOR, WINSTON, WONSON.

  Winson, William E. — of Monroe County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 38th Circuit, 1966. Still living as of 1966.


WINSOR (Soundex W526) — See also ANSORGE, ENSOR, GLENSOR, KINSORA, TONSOR, WANSER, WANSOR, WANZER, WINDSOR, WINSAR, WINSON, WINZER, WISNOR, WONCIAR.

  WINSOR: See also Joshua Melancthon Addeman — Gordon Robert Beyer — Winsor Coman — Winsor Brown French — J. Winsor Ives — William Winsor Smalley — Winsor M. Ward
  Winsor, C. H. — Democrat. Candidate for judge of South Dakota state supreme court 2nd District, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Winsor, Curtin, Jr. (b. 1939) — of Washington, D.C. Born in 1939. U.S. Ambassador to Costa Rica, 1983-85. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Winsor, Darius — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Postmaster at Kent, Mich., 1836-38. Burial location unknown.
  Winsor, George H. — of Delaware County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Delaware County 1st District, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Winsor, Herbert C. — of Calhoun County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 1st District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winsor, Herbert E. (1850-1920) — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Sterling Hill, Sterling, Windham County, Conn., October 22, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896; circuit judge in Michigan 37th Circuit, 1901-02; defeated, 1902. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., October 26, 1920 (age 70 years, 4 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Horace W. Winsor and Sabra (Gallup) Winsor; married, October 10, 1876, to Mary G. Eldredge.
  Winsor, Horatio S. — of Elkhorn, Walworth County, Wis. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Walworth County, 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Winsor, Mary (b. 1873) — of Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., March 28, 1873. Socialist. Suffragette; participant in the first U.S. birth control conference, New York City, November 1921; on November 13, police arrived to forcibly shut down the event, and she was arrested, along with Margaret Sanger, for attempting to speak; charged with disorderly conduct, but released soon after; candidate for Pennsylvania secretary of internal affairs, 1922; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania, 1930; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 17th District, 1932. Female. Member, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom; American Civil Liberties Union. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of James Davis Winsor and Rebecca (Chapman) Winsor; second cousin five times removed of Simeon Baldwin; third cousin twice removed of George Bailey Loring; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Grenfill Washburn (1857-1928).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Adams-Baldwin-Otis family of Boston, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Winsor, Stanton A. — of Foster, Providence County, R.I. Member of Rhode Island state senate from Foster, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Winsor, Upton B. — of Yuba County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 15th District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.


WINSPER (Soundex W521) — See also DAUBENSPECK, EINSPANIER, HENSPETER, HINSPETER, HOTMANSPERGER, LEIBENSPERGER, WOLFINSPARGER.

  Winsper, Isabel K. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WINSTANLEY (Soundex W523) — See also CRANLEY, DANLEY, FINSTAD, GANLEY, HANLEY, HEPTINSTALL, LINSTAD, MANLEY, MCCANLEY, SHANLEY, STANLEY, STANLY, WINSTEAD, WINSTEIN, WINSTON.

  Winstanley, Fred J. — of Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 3rd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winstanley, Leonard — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Winstanley, Thomas (1755-1832) — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in 1755. Intendant of Charleston, South Carolina, 1804-05. Died November 4, 1832 (age about 77 years). Interment at St. Philip's Churchyard, Charleston, S.C.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


WINSTEAD (Soundex W523) — See also ANSTEAD, BENSTEAD, GRINSTEAD, LINSTEAD, LUNSTEAD, RANSTEAD, STEAD, WINSTANLEY, WINSTEIN, WINSTON.

  Winstead, Arthur See William Arthur Winstead
  Winstead, Charles S. — of Roxboro, Person County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Winstead, Daniel Edward — of Charleston County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 117th District, 1981-82. Still living as of 1982.
Gene Winstead Winstead, Gene — of Bloomington, Hennepin County, Minn. Mayor of Bloomington, Minn., 2000-. Still living as of 2014.
  Image source: City of Bloomington
  Winstead, Heiskell H. — of Rogersville, Hawkins County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Winstead, Luther V. — of Clinton, Prince George's County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Clinton, Md., 1956-76 (acting, 1956-57). Still living as of 1976.
  Winstead, M. M. — of Ewing, Fleming County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Winstead, W. Arthur See William Arthur Winstead
  Winstead, William Arthur (1904-1995) — also known as W. Arthur Winstead — of Philadelphia, Neshoba County, Miss. Born in Mississippi, January 6, 1904. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Mississippi, 1943-65 (5th District 1943-63, 4th District 1963-65); defeated, 1964; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1948, 1956 (alternate), 1960. Died, following a heart attack, in a hospital at Jackson, Hinds County, Miss., March 14, 1995 (age 91 years, 67 days). Interment at Cedarlawn Cemetery, Philadelphia, Miss.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier


WINSTEIN (Soundex W523) — See also EINSTEIN, FEINSTEIN, PRINSTEIN, REINSTEIN, RUBINSTEIN, STEIN, WEINSTEIN, WEINSTONE, WINESTEIN, WINSTANLEY, WINSTEAD, WINSTON.

  Winstein, Dorothy — of Rock Island, Rock Island County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Winstein, Stewart R. — of Rock Island, Rock Island County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


WINSTON (Soundex W523) — See also BINSTOCK, SWINTON, WEINSTEIN, WEINSTOCK, WEINSTONE, WINESTEIN, WINSON, WINSTANLEY, WINSTEAD, WINSTEIN, WINTON.

  WINSTON: See also Maurice Darrow Bean — James L. Boyd, Sr. — Jonathan McMillan Davis — John Cowper Granberry — Frank T. Snider — William Joel Stone — Woodbridge Strong Van Dyke II
  Winston, Dix — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Winston, Edmund — of Campbell County, Va. Delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Campbell County, 1788. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Farwell (d. 1964) — of Lake Forest, Lake County, Ill. Mayor of Lake Forest, Ill., 1925-28. Died November 14, 1964. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Fountain (1793-1834) — of Mississippi. Born in Germanton, Stokes County, N.C., November 3, 1793. Member of Mississippi state senate, 1827-28; Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi, 1832-34. Died in Natchez, Adams County, Miss., December 1, 1834 (age 41 years, 28 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Winston; brother-in-law of Robert Overton Williams; brother of Louis L. Winston (1784-1824).
  Political family: Williams family of North Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Winston, Francis Donnell (1857-1941) — also known as Francis D. Winston — of Bertie County, N.C. Born October 2, 1857. Lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina, 1905-09; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, 1913-16. Member, Freemasons. Died January 26, 1941 (age 83 years, 116 days). Interment at St. Thomas Episcopal Church Cemetery, Windsor, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Patrick Henry Winston; married to Rosa Mary Kenney.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Winston, Frank H. — of Hillsboro, Sierra County, N.M. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Frederick Hampden (1830-1904) — also known as Frederick H. Winston — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in 1830. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1876, 1884, 1892; U.S. Minister to Persia, 1885-86. Died in 1904 (age about 74 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Winston, Gwendolyn — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. New Alliance candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Winston, H. R. — of Brownfield, Terry County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Isaac — of Kansas. U.S. Consul in Kingston, 1859-61. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, James — Whig. Candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, John (born c.1946) — of St. Louis County, Mo. Born about 1946. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Winston, John Anthony (1812-1871) — also known as John A. Winston — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Born September 4, 1812. Democrat. Member of Alabama state legislature, 1840; member of Alabama state senate, 1845; Governor of Alabama, 1853-57; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1860, 1868; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Died December 21, 1871 (age 59 years, 108 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Sumter County, Ala.
  Relatives: Brother-in-law of Robert Burns Lindsay (1824-1902).
  Winston County, Ala. is named for him.
  Winston, John R. — of Temple, Bell County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Joseph (1746-1815) — of North Carolina. Born in Louisa County, Va., June 17, 1746. Democrat. Major in Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of North Carolina state senate, 1790; U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1793-95, 1803-07 (at-large 1793-95, 12th District 1803-05, at-large 1805-07). Died near Germanton, Stokes County, N.C., April 21, 1815 (age 68 years, 308 days). Original interment in private or family graveyard; reinterment at Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, Greensboro, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of Francis Winston; father-in-law of Robert Overton Williams (1773-1821); father of Louis L. Winston and Fountain Winston.
  Political families: Williams family of North Carolina; Clay family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  The town of Winston, now part of the city of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, was named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Winston, Joseph — of Plumas County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 14th District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Louis L. (1784-1824) — of Mississippi. Born in Germanton, Stokes County, N.C., November 24, 1784. Delegate to Mississippi state constitutional convention, 1817; justice of Mississippi state supreme court, 1821-24; died in office 1824. Died in Natchez, Adams County, Miss., August 20, 1824 (age 39 years, 270 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Adams County, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Winston (1746-1815); brother-in-law of Robert Overton Williams; brother of Fountain Winston.
  Political family: Williams family of North Carolina (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Winston County, Miss. is named for him.
  Winston, Lucy D. — Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania secretary of internal affairs, 1930. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Melvin — of Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 80th District, 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  Winston, Nat T., Jr. — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Winston, Noah — of St. Francois County, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Francois County, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 13th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Norman K. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Winston, Patrick H. — of Washington. U.S. Attorney for Washington, 1890; Washington state attorney general, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Phillip B. (1845-1901) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Hanover County, Va., August 12, 1845. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1888, 1892; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1891-93. Died July 1, 1901 (age 55 years, 323 days). Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Rebecca Estell — of Estell Manor, Atlantic County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Reuben M. — of Petoskey, Emmet County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of Petoskey, Mich., 1904-05. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Robert W. — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate 21st District, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Robin — of Indiana. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2000; member, Rules Committee, 2020. Still living as of 2020.
  Winston, S. J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, Thomas A. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives First Suffolk District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, William A. — of Herkimer, Herkimer County, N.Y. Mayor of Herkimer, N.Y., 1947-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, William H. — of Madison County, Miss. Member of Mississippi territorial House of Representatives, 1815-17. Burial location unknown.
  Winston, William O. — of Madison County, Miss. Member of Mississippi territorial House of Representatives, 1810. Burial location unknown.


WINT (Soundex W530) — See also HINT, MINT, SWINT, TWIN, WEANT, WEIANT, WENDT, WENDTE, WENTE, WEYANDT, WEYANT, WIANDT, WIANT, WIND, WINI, WINIT, WINTER, WINTERER, WINTERLE, WINTERS, WINTHROP, WINTILL, WINTNER, WINTON, WINTRODE, WINTRUP, WIRT, WYANT.

  WINT: See also Wint Smith
  Wint, Joseph — of Ingham County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 2nd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.


WINTENBURG (Soundex W535) — See also ALTENBURG, CLATTENBURG, GANTENBEIN, HATTENBURG, LANTENBACHER, MINTENER, OSTENBURG, PLATTENBURG, QUAINTENCE, QUINTEN, STOTTENBURG, STOUTENBURG, STOUTENBURGH, VONROTTENBURG, WHITTENBURG, WITTENBURG.

  Wintenburg, Burton L. — of Michigan. Candidate in Republican primary for Michigan state senate 11th District, 1966; American Independent candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 27th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.


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