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WINTER (Soundex W536) — See also DEWINTER, LEWINTER, MINTER, WINDER, WINER, WINT, WINTERABLE, WINTERBERG, WINTERDALE, WINTERER, WINTERLE, WINTERLING, WINTERMUTE, WINTERROWD, WINTERS, WINTERTON, WINTNER, WYNTER.

  WINTER: See also Willis Winter Bradley — Sidney Winter Crofut — Henry Winter Davis — Edwin Gamage Eastman — Felix Frankfurter — Frederick Winter Griffith — Martin Anthony Matich — Samuel Freeman Miller — Willard M. Munger — H. Winter Owens — William Winter Payne — John Winter Robinson — Nathaniel S. Tiede — Shelley Winters
  Winter, Albert S. — of Moundsville, Marshall County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Moundsville, W.Va., 1911-15. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Alfred W. — of Wisconsin. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 27th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Winter, Alice — of Boulder, Boulder County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Winter, Andrew J. (b. 1946) — Born in 1946. U.S. Ambassador to Gambia, 1993. Still living as of 1993.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Winter, Carl (1906-1991) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Michigan. Born in 1906. Communist. Candidate for New York state senate 13th District, 1932; candidate for U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1940; convicted in 1949 under the Smith Act, for conspiring to advocate the overthrow of the government; served five years in prison. Died in 1991 (age about 85 years). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park, Ill.
  Relatives: Married to Helen Allison Winter (1908-2001) (daughter of Alfred Wagenknecht and Hortense Allison Wagenknecht; niece of Elmer T. Allison).
  Political family: Winter-Wagenknecht family.
  Winter, Charles A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 20th District, 1918-19. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Charles A. — of Illinois. Natural Law candidate for U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1992; Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 7th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Winter, Charles Edwin (1870-1948) — also known as Charles E. Winter — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Born in Iowa, 1870. Republican. U.S. Representative from Wyoming at-large, 1923-29; candidate for U.S. Senator from Wyoming, 1928. Died in 1948 (age about 78 years). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Casper, Wyo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Winter, Dwight R. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Mayor of Springfield, Mass., 1930-33; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Edward Henry (1879-1941) — also known as Edward H. Winter — of Warrenton, Warren County, Mo.; Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Born in Warren County, Mo., April 5, 1879. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1912; probate judge in Missouri, 1921; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Warren County, 1923-28; Speaker of the Missouri State House of Representatives, 1927-28; Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1929-33; candidate for Governor of Missouri, 1932. Methodist. German ancestry. Member, Rotary. Died June 29, 1941 (age 62 years, 85 days). Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Jefferson City, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Frederick Anton Winter and Dora (Richterberg) Winter; married, October 18, 1905, to Dena M. Koelling.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Winter, Edwin E. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Elisha I. (1781-1849) — of New York. Born in New York, 1781. U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1813-15. Died in 1849 (age about 68 years). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Winter, Eric See John McCulloch Spencer
  Winter, Eugene See L. Eugene Winter
  Winter, Frank W. — of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Androscoggin County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, George E. — of Lynbrook, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Candidate for mayor of Lynbrook, N.Y., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, H. L. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Morgantown, W.Va., 1946-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Harrison L. (1921-1990) — of Maryland. Born in Baltimore, Md., April 18, 1921. U.S. District Judge for Maryland, 1961-66; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, 1966-90. Died April 10, 1990 (age 68 years, 357 days). Interment at Druid Ridge Cemetery, Pikesville, Md.
  Winter, Harry — of Langlade County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Langlade County, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Harvey — of Norton, Randolph County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Randolph County Democratic Party, 1961-63. Still living as of 1963.
  Winter, Helen Allison (1908-2001) — also known as Helen Winter; Helen Allison Wagenknecht — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn.; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Seattle, King County, Wash., February 14, 1908. Communist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1946. Female. Died December 13, 2001 (age 93 years, 302 days). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery, Forest Park, Ill.
  Relatives: Daughter of Alfred Wagenknecht and Hortense Allison Wagenknecht; married to Carl Winter (1906-1991); niece of Elmer T. Allison.
  Political family: Winter-Wagenknecht family.
  Winter, Henry — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1819-27 (8th District 1819-22, 12th District 1822-27). Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Herman H. — of Watertown, Jefferson County, Wis. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Jacob H. — of Warren County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Warren County, 1840-42. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, James — of New York. U.S. Consul in Turks Island, 1855-58. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Jason — of Sibley, Osceola County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Winter, John F. — of Illinois. Born in Ohio. U.S. Consul in Rotterdam, 1877-81, 1881-85; Dundee, 1881; Mannheim, 1890-93; Annaberg, 1898-1905. Burial location unknown.
John J. Winter Winter, John J. (b. 1866) — of Spring Hill Township, Stearns County, Minn. Born in Stearns County, Minn., October 27, 1866. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 46, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
  Winter, John M. — of Manhattan, Riley County, Kan. Democrat. Postmaster at Manhattan, Kan., 1914-18. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Joseph H. — of Negaunee, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Negaunee, Mich.; elected 1906, 1908, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Kenneth D. — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Candidate in primary for mayor of Lansing, Mich., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Winter, Keyes — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928, 1932; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, L. Eugene — of Columbia, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Columbia; elected 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Michael — of Adell, Sheboygan County, Wis. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Michael — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Winter, Nadine P. — of Washington, D.C. Born in North Carolina. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1968, 1972, 1980, 2000; Presidential Elector for District of Columbia, 2000. Female. Episcopalian. Still living as of 2000.
  Winter, Newrie D. (1859-1947) — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born February 12, 1859. Democrat. Mayor of Springfield, Mass., 1896-97. Died August 19, 1947 (age 88 years, 188 days). Interment at Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Married to Delia M. Beach (1860-1911).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Winter, Paul — of Bicknell, Knox County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Bicknell, Ind., 1953-68 (acting, 1953-54). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Paul C. (b. 1909) — of Chapmanville, Logan County, W.Va. Born in Chapmanville, Logan County, W.Va., August 16, 1909. Democrat. School teacher; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Logan County, 1935-36. Christian. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Ralph K., Jr. — Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1982-. Still living as of 1997.
  Winter, Ray J. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Presque Isle District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Winter, Reuben — of Royersford, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Royersford, Pa., 1859-85. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Steve — of Newbury, Merrimack County, N.H. Libertarian. Candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Winter, Thomas Daniel (1896-1951) — also known as Thomas D. Winter — of Girard, Crawford County, Kan. Born in Kansas, 1896. Republican. U.S. Representative from Kansas 3rd District, 1939-47. Died in 1951 (age about 55 years). Interment at Park Cemetery, Columbus, Kan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Winter, Thomas Z. — of Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, N.M. Mayor of Santa Fe, N.M., 1920-22. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, Tom — of Nitro, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Winter, Walter W. — of Left Hand, Roane County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Winter, William (1849-1917) — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., 1849. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1904-08. Jewish. Died in 1917 (age about 68 years). Interment at Hebrew Rest Cemetery, Shreveport, La.
  Winter, William — of Grenada, Grenada County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, William A. — of Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Hallowell, Maine, 1892-93. Burial location unknown.
  Winter, William Forrest (b. 1923) — also known as William F. Winter — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Born February 21, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1980, 1996; Governor of Mississippi, 1980-84; candidate for U.S. Senator from Mississippi, 1984. Still living as of 2014.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Books by William F. Winter: The Measure of Our Days : Writings of William F. Winter, with Andrew P. Mullins, Jr. (2006)


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