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Witherspoon to Woleske

WITHERSPOON (Soundex W362) — See also CARRITHERS, DOVERSPIKE, EBERSPACHER, FEDERSPIEL, KOCHERSPERGER, PEPOON, SMITHERS, SPOO, SPOOLER, SPOON, SPOONER, SPOONHOUR, SPOONHUNTER, SPOOR, WEATHERSPOON, WILDERSPIN, WITHE, WITHEE, WITHEM, WITHERBEE, WITHERBY, WITHERED, WITHERELL, WITHERILL, WITHERINGTON, WITHEROW, WITHERS, WITHERSTINE, WITHEY.

  WITHERSPOON: See also Burrill Bunn Battle — James Emilius Broome — Neal Randolph Fosseen — Frank Frick, Jr. — Robert Witherspoon Hemphill — George Pratt Ingersoll
  Witherspoon, Buddy See Walter Pennington Witherspoon
  Witherspoon, D. — of Murphy, Cherokee County, N.C. Republican. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Cherokee County, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Witherspoon, Dorothy — of Lakewood, Jefferson County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1972, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Witherspoon, Fannie M. See Frances May Witherspoon
  Witherspoon, Frances May (1886-1973) — also known as Fannie M. Witherspoon — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss., July 8, 1886. Socialist. Made speeches advocating woman suffrage; antiwar activist during World War One; headed Bureau of Legal First Aid, which provided legal assistance to men who objected to serving in the military; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1918; candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 10th District, 1919; candidate for New York state senate 13th District, 1920. Female. Died, in Rest Haven Nursing Cenert, Germantown, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., December 16, 1973 (age 87 years, 161 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Samuel Andrew Witherspoon (1855-1915) and Susan (May) Witherspoon.
  Witherspoon, G. B. — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Witherspoon, Gene — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1964; Presidential Elector for Georgia, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Witherspoon, James H. — of Barnwell, Barnwell County, S.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Barnwell, S.C., 1947-52 (acting, 1947-49). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witherspoon, James Hervey (1810-1865) — of Lancaster, Lancaster County, S.C. Born in Rock Spring, Pickens County, S.C., March 23, 1810. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1860; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Representative from South Carolina in the Confederate Congress, 1864-65. Died in Lancaster, Lancaster County, S.C., October 3, 1865 (age 55 years, 194 days). Interment at Old First Presbyterian Church Graveyard, Lancaster, S.C.
  Witherspoon, James W. — of Hereford, Deaf Smith County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witherspoon, John (1723-1794) — of Princeton, Somerset County (now Mercer County), N.J. Born in Gifford, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, February 5, 1723. Presbyterian minister; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Jersey, 1776; signer, Declaration of Independence, 1776; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1783, 1789; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Somerset County, 1787. Presbyterian. Scottish ancestry. Became blind in 1792. Died near Princeton, Mercer County, N.J., November 15, 1794 (age 71 years, 283 days). Interment at Princeton Cemetery, Princeton, N.J.
  Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Montgomery (1722-1789); married 1791 to Ann (Marshall) Dill (1768-1811); father of James Witherspoon (1751-1777; major in Continental army during the Revolutionary War; killed in action at the battle of Germantown, Pa.); great-grandfather of John Cabell Breckinridge (1821-1875); second great-grandfather of Clifton Rodes Breckinridge.
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Witherspoon, P. E. — of Harrison, Clare County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Witherspoon, Robert (1767-1837) — of South Carolina. Born in South Carolina, 1767. Democrat. Member of South Carolina state legislature, 1800; U.S. Representative from South Carolina 3rd District, 1809-11. Died in 1837 (age about 70 years). Interment at Salem Brick Church Cemetery, Mayesville, S.C.
  Relatives: Second great-grandfather of Robert Witherspoon Hemphill (1915-1983).
  Political family: Hemphill family of Chester, South Carolina.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Witherspoon, Robert L. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 1st District, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
Samuel A. Witherspoon Witherspoon, Samuel Andrew (1855-1915) — also known as Samuel A. Witherspoon — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Born near Columbus, Lowndes County, Miss., May 4, 1855. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Mississippi 5th District, 1911-15; died in office 1915. Died in Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss., November 24, 1915 (age 60 years, 204 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Meridian, Miss.
  Relatives: Father of Frances May Witherspoon (1886-1973).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Witherspoon, Vivian — of Michigan. Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Witherspoon, W. J. — of Kemmerer, Lincoln County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1944 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1952 (alternate); member of Wyoming state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witherspoon, Walter Pennington (born c.1939) — also known as Walter P. Witherspoon; Buddy Witherspoon — of Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Born about 1939. Republican. Presidential Elector for South Carolina, 1996, 2000; delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Witherspoon, Ward — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Mayor of Coffeyville, Kan., 1967-68, 1969-71. Still living as of 1971.


WITHERSTINE (Soundex W362) — See also BIBERSTINE, CARRITHERS, DUERSTINE, EVERSTINE, FEATHERSTON, FEATHERSTONE, FETHERSTON, HABERSTICK, HAVERSTICK, HERST, HERSTEIN, HERSTER, HORSTING, KERSTING, SMITHERS, VANIDERSTINE, WHITERSTINE, WITHE, WITHEE, WITHEM, WITHERBEE, WITHERBY, WITHERED, WITHERELL, WITHERILL, WITHERINGTON, WITHEROW, WITHERS, WITHERSPOON, WITHEY.

  Witherstine, Horace H. — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Mayor of Rochester, Minn., 1892-95, 1896-97, 1902-03; member of Minnesota state senate 4th District, 1903-10. Burial location unknown.
  Witherstine, Horatio P. — of Herkimer, Herkimer County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896. Burial location unknown.


WITHEY (Soundex W300) — See also SMITHEY, WATTAY, WATTIE, WATTY, WETTAW, WHITTOW, WHITTY, WITH, WITHE, WITHEE, WITHEM, WITHERBEE, WITHERBY, WITHERED, WITHERELL, WITHERILL, WITHERINGTON, WITHEROW, WITHERS, WITHERSPOON, WITHERSTINE, WITTEY, WITTY.

  Withey, A. — of Greenfield, Franklin County, Mass. Postmaster at Greenfield, Mass., 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Withey, Charles A. — of Reed City, Osceola County, Mich.; Genesee County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 19th Circuit, 1909-17; appointed 1909; defeated, 1926 (7th Circuit). Burial location unknown.
  Withey, Francis M. — U.S. Vice Consul in Florence, as of 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Withey, Howard F. — U.S. Consul in Tahiti, as of 1920-22; Copenhagen, as of 1924; Limoges, as of 1926; Kingston, as of 1927; London, as of 1929; Paris, as of 1932; Naples, as of 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Withey, Solomon L. (1820-1886) — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt., April 21, 1820. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 29th District, 1861-62; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1867; member of Michigan state constitutional commission 5th District, 1873. Died in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., April 25, 1886 (age 66 years, 4 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1845 to Marion L. Hindsill.
  Withey, Ward Alva (1891-1958) — also known as Ward A. Withey — of Allentown, Allegany County, N.Y. Born January 27, 1891. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Allegany County, 1930. Died March 3, 1958 (age 67 years, 35 days). Interment at Richburg Cemetery, Richburg, N.Y.
  Withey, William H. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich., 1852-53; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1856. Burial location unknown.


WITHINGTON (Soundex W352) — See also BARTHING, EDITHIA, FARTHING, FITHIAN, FROTHINGHAM, GATHINGS, ITHIEL, ITHIER, LUTHINGER, NAETHING, NETHING, NORTHINGTON, SWITHIN, THING, THINGSTAD, TREVITHICK, WASHINGTON, WASHINGTONS, WETHINGTON, WHITHINGTON, WHITINGTON, WHITTINGTON, WORTHING, WORTHINGTON.

  Withington, Arthur — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Withington, Beverly J. — of Hawaii. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Withington, Charles C. — of Greenville, Greenville County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Greenville, S.C., 1921-26, 1931-35, 1954-61 (acting, 1921-22, 1954-55). Burial location unknown.
  Withington, James H. — of San Francisco, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Withington, Marie G. — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Withington, William H. (1835-1903) — of Jackson, Jackson County, Mich. Born in Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 1, 1835. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; recipient, Medal of Honor; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Jackson County, 1873-74; member of Michigan state senate 6th District, 1891-92; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1892. Died in Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., June 27, 1903 (age 68 years, 146 days). Interment at Mt. Evergreen Cemetery, Jackson, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WITHOFT (Soundex W313) — See also BOLITHO, BORNHOFT, DUESTERHOFT, DUSTERHOFT, ELLITHORP, FAITHORN, OLHOFT, PITHOUD, RITHOLTZ, UITHOVEN, WHITEFOOT, WITH.

  Withoft, Frederick G. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Dayton, Ohio, 1900-12. Burial location unknown.


WITHROW (Soundex W360) — See also DITHRICH, MACHROWICZ, THROWER, WATHIER, WATTER, WAUTIER, WEETER, WETER, WETTER, WHITTIER, WITH, WITHEROW, WITTER.

  WITHROW: See also Frank Townsend Bow — Fred E. Counts — Thomas Wier, Sr.
  Withrow, A. A. — of Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, Calif. Postmaster at Santa Clara, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Withrow, Frank — of Stillwater, Washington County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Stillwater, Minn., 1912-16. Burial location unknown.
  Withrow, Gardner Robert (1892-1964) — also known as Gardner R. Withrow — of La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wis. Born in La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wis., October 5, 1892. Railroad worker; member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1926-27; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin, 1931-39, 1949-61 (7th District 1931-33, 3rd District 1933-39, 1949-61); defeated (Progressive), 1940. Member, Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen. Died September 23, 1964 (age 71 years, 354 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery, La Crosse, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Withrow, Harold — of Washington. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Withrow, Jackie — also known as Jackie Neubert; Mrs. W. W. Withrow — of Sophia, Raleigh County, W.Va.; Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Born in Mabscott, Raleigh County, W.Va. Democrat. Real estate agent; member of West Virginia state house of delegates, 1961-78 (Raleigh County 1961-74, 18th District 1975-78). Female. Baptist. Member, Order of the Eastern Star; American Legion Auxiliary. Still living as of 1978.
  Relatives: Daughter of Charles Frank Neubert and Willie Lee (Flanagan) Neubert; married, April 20, 1943, to William W. Withrow.
  Withrow, James — of Pittsfield Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Pittsfield Township, Michigan, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Withrow, Kenneth — of Pittsfield Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Pittsfield Township, Michigan, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Withrow, Lance B. — of Fayette County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Fayette County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Withrow, Lottie — of Greeley, Weld County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Withrow, Mary Ellen (born c.1931) — of Marion County, Ohio; Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md. Born about 1931. Democrat. Marion County Treasurer, 1977-82; Ohio treasurer of state, 1983-94; Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1992; treasurer of the United States, 1994; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1996, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2009.
  Relatives: Married to Norman Withrow.
  Withrow, Pat B., Jr. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 6th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Withrow, Tony E. — of Mercer County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mercer County; elected 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Withrow, W. A., Sr. — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Withrow, Mrs. W. W. See Jackie Withrow
  Withrow, Winfield S. — of Henry County, Iowa. Justice of Iowa state supreme court, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Winfield Scott


WITHYCOMBE (Soundex W325) — See also CLAYCOMB, HYCHE, RITHY, SMITHY, WHITCOMB, WHITCOMBE.

  Withycombe, James (1854-1919) — of Oregon. Born in Tavistock, Devon, England, March 21, 1854. Republican. Farmer; Governor of Oregon, 1915-19; defeated in primary, 1906; died in office 1919. Member, Grange. Died, from a heart condition, in Salem, Marion County, Ore., March 3, 1919 (age 64 years, 347 days). Entombed at Mount Crest Abbey Mausoleum, Salem, Ore.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Withycombe and Mary Ann Withycombe; married, June 6, 1875, to Isabell Carpenter.
  The World War II Liberty ship SS James Withycombe (built 1943, wrecked and lost 1943) was named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


WITKIN (Soundex W325) — See also AITKIN, CHAITKIN, ITKIN, PITKIN, SWITKES, WATKIN, WITKISS, WITKOS, WITKOWSKI, WITKUS.

  Witkin, Elizabeth H. — of Berkeley, Alameda County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Witkin, Morton — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1932, 1940, 1964, 1972; candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 3rd District, 1952. Burial location unknown.


WITKISS (Soundex W322) — See also AITKIN, ATKISSON, ATTKISSON, CHAITKIN, ITKIN, PITKIN, SWITKES, WAITKUS, WITKIN, WITKOS, WITKOWSKI, WITKUS.

  Witkiss, Frank T. — People's candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


WITKOS (Soundex W322) — See also SWITKES, WAITKUS, WITKIN, WITKISS, WITKOWSKI, WITKUS.

  Witkos, Kevin D. — Republican. Member of Connecticut state senate 8th District; elected 2008, 2010. Still living as of 2010.


WITKOWSKI (Soundex W322) — See also BUTKOWSKI, CHOTKOWSKI, ESTKOWSKI, GRETKOWSKI, GRONTKOWSKI, KOSTKOWSKI, KOWSKI, KUJTKOWSKI, KWIATKOWSKI, KWITOWSKI, LONTKOWSKI, PIATKOWSKI, RUTKOWSKI, SWIONTKOWSKI, SWITKES, WITKIN, WITKISS, WITKOS, WITKUS, WITOWSKI.

  WITKOWSKI: See also Alexander James Polk
  Witkowski, Anthony — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witkowski, Charles S. (1907-1993) — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., March 4, 1907. School teacher; lawyer; mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1957-61; defeated, 1961. Catholic. Polish ancestry. Died, in St. Vincent's Hospital, New York, New York County, N.Y., June 1, 1993 (age 86 years, 89 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, N.J.
  Witkowski, Joseph — also known as Magwa Witkowski — of Glassport, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for burgess of Glassport, Pennsylvania, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Witkowski, Joseph T. — of Glassport, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1956, 1960, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witkowski, Magwa See Joseph Witkowski


WITKUS (Soundex W322) — See also BUTKUS, STATKUS, SWITKES, WAITKUS, WITKIN, WITKISS, WITKOS, WITKOWSKI.

  Witkus, Frank — of Livingston, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


WITLIN (Soundex W345) — See also FEITLINGER, GITLIN, KITLINSKI, LITWIN, SITLINGTON, WETTLIN, WINTILL, WITTLEN, ZEITLIN.

  Witlin, A. Allan — of Downey, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Witlin, Allan See A. Allan Witlin


WITMAN (Soundex W355) — See also MITMAN, TWINAM, WAITMAN, WATMAN, WEITMAN, WHITMAN, WIDMAN, WIGHTMAN, WIMAN, WITMER, WITTMAN, WITTMANN.

  WITMAN: See also Israel Moore Foster — Joseph Hiester
  Witman, Henry W. — of Oxnard, Ventura County, Calif. Republican. Postmaster at Oxnard, Calif., 1901-10. Burial location unknown.
  Witman, Thomas — Grumpy Old Patriots candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2020. Still living as of 2020.
  Witman, William — of Reading, Berks County, Pa. Chief burgess of Reading, Pennsylvania, 1823-25. Burial location unknown.
  Witman, William II (1914-1978) — of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa. Born in Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa., January 31, 1914. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Beirut, 1939-44; U.S. Consul in Athens, 1945-48; Bombay, 1948-49; U.S. Consul General in Tangier, 1953-55; U.S. Ambassador to Togo, 1964-67. Died in 1978 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Horace Montgomery Witman and Clara (Wallower) Witman; married, September 24, 1947, to Melpomene Maria Sasalios.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary


WITMER (Soundex W356) — See also DITMER, WETMORE, WHETMORE, WHITMER, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WIDMER, WIMER, WITMAN, WITTMAYER, WITTMER, WITTMEYER, WITWER.

  Witmer, Abraham L. — of Erie County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 36th District, 1906; Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 7th District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Abraham Lincoln
  Witmer, Charles B. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1907-11. Burial location unknown.
  Witmer, Daniel O. — of Jasper County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County Western District, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Witmer, G. Robert — of Webster, Monroe County, N.Y. Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1957-58. Still living as of 1958.
  Witmer, Jake — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 4th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Witmer, Obe — of Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Jasper County Democratic Party, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Witmer, Percy — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Mayor of Helena, Mont.; elected 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Witmer, Robert See G. Robert Witmer
  Witmer, Webb L. — of Millbrae, San Mateo County, Calif. Mayor of Millbrae, Calif., 1955-56, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WITOLD (Soundex W343) — See also BECHTOLD, BECKTOLD, CAPITOLO, KWITOWSKI, STOLDT, TIDLOW, TWITO, WITOWSKI.

  WITOLD: See also Witold Fouchas — Witold Fuchs


WITOWSKI (Soundex W320) — See also KWITOWSKI, LITOWICH, SNITOW, TWITO, WITKOWSKI, WITOLD.

  Witowski, William J. — of Washtenaw County, Mich. Tisch Independent Citizens candidate for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.


WITRYOL (Soundex W364) — See also DIMITRY, TRYON.

  Witryol, Israel — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state senate 45th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WITSCHIEBEN (Soundex W321) — See also BERTSCHINGER, HIEB, HIEBENTHAL, HIEBER, LIEBENAU, LIEBENDORFER, MARTSCHINK, PERLEYWITS, SCHIEBEL, SCHIEBER, SIEBEN, SIEBENECK, SWITS, THIEBAUD, THIEBAUT, TSCHIRHART, TSCHIRLEY, WIEBEN, WITSCHIEF, WITSELL.

  Witschieben, Douglas A. — of Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 7th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.


WITSCHIEF (Soundex W321) — See also BERTSCHINGER, CHIEF, CHIEFTAN, MARTSCHINK, PERLEYWITS, SCHIEFELBEIN, SCHIEFFELIN, SCHIEFFER, SCHIEFLEY, SUPERCHIEF, SWITS, TSCHIRHART, TSCHIRLEY, WITSCHIEBEN, WITSELL.

  WITSCHIEF: See also William Stiles Bennet — Augustus Witschief Bennet
  Witschief, Graham — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 9th District, 1930-43. Burial location unknown.


WITSELL (Soundex W324) — See also BATSELL, HARTSELL, ITSELL, KITSELMAN, PERLEYWITS, SELL, SWITS, WEITZEL, WETZEL, WETZELL, WHETSEL, WHETSELL, WHETZEL, WHITSELL, WHYTSELL, WILETS, WILLETS, WILLETTS, WILTSE, WITSCHIEBEN, WITSCHIEF, WITZEL.

  WITSELL: See also Nathaniel Wilson Cabell


WITT (Soundex W300) — See also BLEWITT, DEWITT, HEWITT, HITT, JEWITT, MITT, MOWITT, PREWITT, ROTWITT, WAITT, WATT, WEET, WEETH, WHEAT, WHET, WHIT, WHITE, WHITT, WHYTE, WIETHE, WIGHT, WIT, WITH, WITHE, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY, WITTHAUS, WITTHOFF, WITTICH, WITTIG, WITTING, WITTKOPF, WITTLEN, WITTMAN, WITTMANN, WITTMER, WITTPEN, WITTRICK, WITTS, WITTY, WYATT, WYETH, WYTHE.

  WITT: See also Granville G. Ames — Lyman Fischer — Robert Homer Mollohan
  Witt, A. L. — of Big Stone Gap, Wise County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, Allan — of Fairfield, Solano County, Calif. Mayor of Fairfield, Calif., 1957-58. Still living as of 1958.
  Witt, Ann — Republican. Republican candidate for Texas state house of representatives, 2004 (137th District), 2012 (primary, 133rd District). Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Witt, Bill — of Oregon. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 1st District, 1994, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Witt, Boston E. — of New Mexico. Democrat. New Mexico state attorney general, 1967-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Witt, Charles T. — of Massachusetts. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 9th District, 1900, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, Edgar E. — of Waco, McLennan County, Tex. Democrat. Lieutenant Governor of Texas, 1931-35; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, Franklin — of Greene County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Greene County, 1847; member of Illinois state senate 13th District, 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, George F. — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Chair of Hudson County Democratic Party, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, J. M. — of Tupelo, Lee County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, Jerry M. — of Shelby Township, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 12th District, 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Witt, Katie — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Witt, Lawton W. — of Salem County, N.J. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Salem County; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, Mrs. Lee — of Taos, Taos County, N.M. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, Napoleon B. — of Tulare, Tulare County, Calif. Postmaster at Tulare, Calif., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Napoleon Bonaparte
  Witt, Omer F. — of St. Clair County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Clair County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, Peter — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Governor of Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, Richard C. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 28th District, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, Wiley — of Big Stone Gap, Wise County, Va. Republican. Acting postmaster at Big Stone Gap, Va., 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Witt, William E. — of Wayne County, Mich. Socialist. Candidate for Michigan superintendent of public instruction, 1915; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1917. Burial location unknown.


WITTBRODT (Soundex W316) — See also DITTBRENDER, EIGENBRODT, FIRSTBROOK, GUTBROD, NOTTBUSCH, PATTBERG, WESTBROCK, WESTBROOK, WESTBROOKS, WIETBROCK, WITBRO.

  Wittbrodt, Janet — of Midland, Midland County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Midland County Democratic Party, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.


WITTE (Soundex W300) — See also DEWITTE, KRONEWITTER, LUTKEWITTE, MITTE, WEET, WEETH, WHEAT, WHET, WHIT, WHITE, WHITT, WHYTE, WIETHE, WIGHT, WIT, WITH, WITHE, WITT, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY, WITTY, WYATT, WYETH, WYTHE.

  WITTE: See also Paul Leonard Newman — Paul Samuel Reinsch
  Witte, Carl — of Midland, Midland County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Witte, Charles Augustus, Sr. (1891-1968) — also known as Charles A. Witte — of Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., July 13, 1891. Republican. Farmer; deputy sheriff; real estate business; member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1945-50 (St. Louis County 3rd District 1945-46, St. Louis County 7th District 1947-50); member of Missouri state senate, 1951-58 (12th District 1951-54, 14th District 1955-58); defeated, 1958. Member, Lions. Died in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Mo., July 31, 1968 (age 77 years, 18 days). Interment at Zion Cemetery, Bel-Nor, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Arnold L. Witte (1863-1901) and Anne (O'Loughlin) Witte (c.1863-1897); married, November 16, 1914, to Adeline Josephine Kraft (1889-1976).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Witte, Charles Otto (1823-1908) — also known as Karl Otto Witte — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Blomberg, Germany, November 23, 1823. Importer and exporter; banker; Vice-Consul for Sweden & Norway in Charleston, S.C., 1865-1900; Consul for Germany in Charleston, S.C., 1871-1907; Vice-Consul for Austria-Hungary in Charleston, S.C., 1881-1907. Died in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., March 2, 1908 (age 84 years, 100 days). Interment at Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Johann Friedrich Witte (1791-1869) and Christianna (Linnemann) Witte (1800-1882); married to Charlotte Sophia Reeves (1846-1890).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Witte, E. F. See Elmer Fredrick Witte
  Witte, Elmer Fredrick (b. 1896) — also known as E. F. Witte — of Pawnee City, Pawnee County, Neb. Born in Furnas County, Neb., July 14, 1896. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; chair of Pawnee County Republican Party, 1940. Methodist. Member, Chi Phi; Phi Delta Phi; Odd Fellows; Woodmen. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of August F. Witte and Minnie (Ehinger) Witte; married, November 12, 1926, to Marie Folk.
  Witte, Karl Otto See Charles Otto Witte
  Witte, Wheeler J. — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Dickinson District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witte, William Henry (1817-1876) — also known as William H. Witte — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Morris County, N.J., October 4, 1817. Democrat. Merchant; real estate business; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 4th District, 1853-55; newspaper editor. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 24, 1876 (age 59 years, 51 days). Interment at Durham Cemetery, Durham, Pa.
  Relatives: Married, June 18, 1840, to Mary Ann Haupt (1816-1876).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


WITTECK (Soundex W320) — See also DEWITTE, KRONEWITTER, LUTKEWITTE, TECK, WETTACH, WHITTOCK, WICKETT, WITT, WITTE, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY, WITTICH.

  Witteck, Charles E. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Conservative. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 5th District, 1964; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.


WITTEK (Soundex W320) — See also DEWITTE, HOUTTEKIER, KRONEWITTER, LITTEKEN, LUTKEWITTE, LUTTEKEN, WETTACH, WHITTOCK, WITT, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY, WITTICH.

  Wittek, Seymour L. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


WITTEN (Soundex W350) — See also DEWITTE, KRONEWITTER, LUTKEWITTE, MITTEN, WHITIN, WHITTEN, WINNETT, WITT, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY, WITTLEN, WITTPEN.

  WITTEN: See also Christopher Greenup — William Elmer Neal
  Witten, A. D. — of Virginia. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Witten, Dayton A. (born c.1896) — of Auburn, King County, Wash. Born in Nebraska, about 1896. Republican. Member of Washington state senate 30th District, 1947; delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1948; mayor of Auburn, Wash., 1953-55. Burial location unknown.
  Witten, J. H. — of Pharr, Hidalgo County, Tex. Mayor of Pharr, Tex., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witten, Jack W. — of North Tazewell, Tazewell County, Va. Democrat. Member of Virginia state senate 18th District, 1936-37; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witten, Sally Sue — of Bellaire, Belmont County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.


WITTENBERG (Soundex W351) — See also BATTENBERG, BITTENBENDER, BOTTENBERG, CRITTENBERGER, DEWITTE, GRETTENBERGER, GUTTENBERG, KRONEWITTER, KUTTENBERGER, LUTKEWITTE, LUTTENBERGER, MITTENBERG, OTTENBERG, RITTENBAND, ROTTENBERG, RUTTENBERG, RYTTENBERG, WHITTENBERG, WHITTENBERGER, WHITTENBURG, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY.

  Wittenberg, Charles — of Palatine, Cook County, Ill. Carpenter; village president of Palatine, Illinois, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wittenberg, D. H. — of Marshall, Harrison County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wittenberg, T. H. — of Marshall, Harrison County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1932. Burial location unknown.


WITTENBORN (Soundex W351) — See also BITTENBENDER, CRITTENBERGER, DETTENBORN, DEWITTE, ERLENBORN, HARTENBOWER, KALTENBORN, KRONEWITTER, LUTKEWITTE, MITTENBERG, OPPENBORN, RITTENBAND, SCHOENBORN, WEIDENBORNER, WHITTENBERG, WHITTENBERGER, WHITTENBURG, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY.

  Wittenborn, Beverly — of Olathe, Johnson County, Kan. Candidate for mayor of Olathe, Kan., 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.


WITTENBURG (Soundex W351) — See also ALTENBURG, BITTENBENDER, CLATTENBURG, CRITTENBERGER, DEWITTE, HATTENBURG, KRONEWITTER, LUTKEWITTE, MITTENBERG, OSTENBURG, PLATTENBURG, RATTENBURY, RITTENBAND, STOTTENBURG, STOUTENBURG, STOUTENBURGH, VONROTTENBURG, WHITTENBERG, WHITTENBERGER, WHITTENBURG, WINTENBURG, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY.

  Wittenburg, C. F. — of Tonopah, Nye County, Nev. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WITTENMEYER (Soundex W356) — See also BEUTTENMULLER, BIESENMEYER, DEWITTE, EISENMEYER, ENTENMANN, FRISCHENMEYER, JOHNMEYER, KASTENMEIER, KORNMEYER, KRONEWITTER, LINDENMEYER, LUTKEWITTE, PAPENMEYER, STANMEYER, STEINMEYER, VONMEYER, WALDENMEYER, WATTENMAKER, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY.

  Wittenmeyer, Charles E. — of Davenport, Scott County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1944, 1956, 1960, 1972; member of Republican National Committee from Iowa, 1971. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WITTENMYER (Soundex W356) — See also BEUTTENMULLER, BUCKENMYER, CONMY, DEWITTE, EISENMYER, ENTENMANN, KASTENMEIER, KRONEWITTER, LUTKEWITTE, VONMYRBACH, WATTENMAKER, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTEY.

  WITTENMYER: See also Joseph Henry Burrows


WITTER (Soundex W360) — See also DEWITTE, KRONEWITTER, LUTKEWITTE, MITTER, WATHIER, WATTER, WAUTIER, WEETER, WETER, WETTER, WHITTIER, WITHEROW, WITHROW, WITT, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTERS, WITTEY, WITTMER.

  WITTER: See also Witter Johnston Baxter — George Mortimer Beakes — Philander B. Cole
  Witter, Aaron H. — of Montana. Republican. Delegate to Montana state constitutional convention 1st District; elected 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Witter, Amos — of Plainfield, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Plainfield, 1832, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Witter, Daniel — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Colorado Territory, 1868-70. Burial location unknown.
Daniel P. Witter Witter, Daniel Parrish (1852-1930) — also known as Daniel P. Witter — of Berkshire, Tioga County, N.Y. Born in Richford, Tioga County, N.Y., July 2, 1852. Republican. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Tioga County, 1896-1900, 1916-29. Died in Berkshire, Tioga County, N.Y., January 9, 1930 (age 77 years, 191 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Berkshire, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Asa Witter (1798-1884) and Delia (Torrey) Witter (1819-1909); married, March 1, 1876, to Sarah M. Belden (1857-1937); first cousin six times removed of William Greene; second cousin once removed of Samuel Austin Gager; second cousin twice removed of Abel Madison Scranton; second cousin four times removed of John Brown; second cousin five times removed of William Greene, Jr. and Andrew Adams; third cousin of Howkin Bulkley Beardslee; third cousin twice removed of John Appleton (1804-1891); third cousin thrice removed of Waightstill Avery, Ebenezer Huntington, Elijah Hunt Mills and Gideon Hard; fourth cousin of George Mortimer Beakes and Chauncey C. Pendleton; fourth cousin once removed of Elijah Babbitt, Albert Bliss, Joshua Perkins, Bradford Kirk Durfee, Samuel Willard Beakes and Charles W. Durfee.
  Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Sprague family of Providence, Rhode Island; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Appleton family of Massachusetts; Beakes-Greene-Jennings family of Michigan; Shippen-Middleton family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: New York Red Book 1924
  Witter, George H. — of Wellsville, Allegany County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1896; member of New York state senate 44th District, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Witter, Herman R. — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Democrat. Mayor of Canton, Ohio, 1920-22, 1930-31; candidate in primary for Governor of Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Witter, Isaac P. — of Wisconsin Rapids, Wood County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1916; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1917-19. Burial location unknown.
  Witter, James C. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 8th District, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Witter, Lawrence O. — Union candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 14th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witter, Leona Scheunemann (1914-2006) — also known as Leona Scheunemann — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn.; Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in White Bear Lake, Ramsey County, Minn., December 17, 1914. Republican. Opera singer; performed, Republican National Convention, 1952. Female. Died February 1, 2006 (age 91 years, 46 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Daughter of Paul F. Scheunemann and Clara A. (Fortmeyer) Schuenemann; married 1943 to Lee Harold Witter (1918-2001).
  Witter, Riley B. — of Brooklyn, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Brooklyn, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Witter, William (born c.1804) — of Windham, Windham County, Conn. Born about 1804. Democrat. Physician; member of Connecticut state senate 13th District, 1847. Burial location unknown.


WITTERS (Soundex W362) — See also DEWITTE, KRONEWITTER, LITTERSKI, LITTERST, LUTKEWITTE, PITTERS, RITTERSBACHER, RITTERSHAUS, SITTERSON, WATTERS, WEATHERS, WETHERS, WETTERS, WISSERT, WISTER, WITHERS, WITT, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTEY.

  Witters, Grace B. — of St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vt. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1924, 1932; candidate for Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1948. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Witters, Harry W. — of St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vt. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont 2nd District, 1920, 1928; candidate for U.S. Senator from Vermont, 1944; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1948, 1956. Burial location unknown.


WITTEY (Soundex W300) — See also BATTEY, COTTEY, DEWITTE, KRONEWITTER, LUTKEWITTE, MOTTEY, PETTEY, RATTEY, WATTAY, WATTIE, WATTY, WETTAW, WHITTOW, WHITTY, WITHEE, WITHEY, WITT, WITTE, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTEN, WITTENBERG, WITTENBORN, WITTENBURG, WITTENMEYER, WITTENMYER, WITTER, WITTERS, WITTY.

  Wittey, L. Y. — of Scotland County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Scotland County, 1920. Burial location unknown.


WITTHAUS (Soundex W320) — See also ALTHAUS, ALTHAUSER, ERNSTHAUSEN, FELTHAUSER, GARDTHAUSEN, GOTTHARDT, HAUS, HOLTHAUS, HUCHTHAUSEN, LITTHAUER, MATTHAEI, MATTHAIS, OPPERTHAUSER, RITTHALER, SCHLOTTHAUER, SUELTHAUS, WATES, WATIES, WHITTHORNE, WITT, WITTHOFF.

  Witthaus, John A. — of Clayton, St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Circuit judge in Missouri 13th Circuit, 1937-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WITTHOFF (Soundex W310) — See also GOTTHOLD, HOFF, LITTHAUER, POTTHOFF, RITTHALER, SAINTTHOMAS, WHITTHORNE, WITT, WITTHAUS.

  Witthoff, Walter — Republican. Nebraska Republican state chair, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


WITTICH (Soundex W320) — See also BRITTICKS, CHITTICK, LETTICH, LITTICK, SETTICH, WETTACH, WHITTICO, WHITTOCK, WITT, WITTECK, WITTEK, WITTIG, WITTING.

  Wittich, Art — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Republican. Member of Montana state senate 35th District; elected 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Wittich, Mrs. M. H. — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.


WITTIG (Soundex W320) — See also LITTIG, WITT, WITTICH, WITTING.

  Wittig, Don — Republican. Candidate for Texas state attorney general, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Wittig, George H. — of Frostburg, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Frostburg, Md., 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Wittig, Ronald G. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Idaho 1st District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Wittig, Sue — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


WITTING (Soundex W352) — See also TING, WEITING, WHITING, WIETING, WITT, WITTICH, WITTIG.

  WITTING: See also Robert C. Frasure
  Witting, C. C. A. — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Mayor of Canton, Ohio, 1846-47, 1848-49. Burial location unknown.


WITTKOPF (Soundex W321) — See also HARTKOPF, KOPF, WITT.

  Wittkopf, Allen C. — of Florence, Florence County, Wis. Republican. Florence County District Attorney, 1940; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1940 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WITTLEN (Soundex W345) — See also GITTLEN, KISTLEN, PATLEN, TREUETTLEN, TREUTLEN, WETTLIN, WILTEN, WITLIN, WITT, WITTEN.

  Wittlen, Milton F. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.


WITTMAN (Soundex W355) — See also BITTMAN, DITTMAN, DITTMANN, LITTMAN, PITTMAN, TITTMANN, TWINAM, WEITMAN, WHITMAN, WIGHTMAN, WITMAN, WITT, WITTMANN, WITTMAYER, WITTMER, WITTMEYER.

  Wittman, Abraham — of New York. American Labor candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1938, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wittman, Carl R. — of Lincoln County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Lincoln County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wittman, Rob See Robert Joseph Wittman
  Wittman, Robert Joseph (b. 1959) — also known as Rob Wittman — of Montross, Westmoreland County, Va. Born in Washington, D.C., February 3, 1959. Republican. Mayor of Montross, Va., 1992-96; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 2006-07; U.S. Representative from Virginia 1st District, 2007-. Episcopalian. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Wittman, Wayne — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


WITTMANN (Soundex W355) — See also BETTMANN, BITTMAN, BRETTMANN, DITTMAN, DITTMANN, GUTTMANN, LITTMAN, MANN, PITTMAN, TITTMANN, TWINAM, WEITMAN, WHITMAN, WIGHTMAN, WITMAN, WITT, WITTMAN, WITTMAYER, WITTMER, WITTMEYER.

  Wittmann, August — of Erie, Erie County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wittmann, Robert J. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 1st District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.


WITTMAYER (Soundex W356) — See also BREITMAYER, KOSTMAYER, MAYER, WETMORE, WHETMORE, WHITMER, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WITMER, WITTMAN, WITTMANN, WITTMER, WITTMEYER.

  Wittmayer, J. B. — of Eureka, McPherson County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 42nd District, 1919-24. Burial location unknown.


WITTMER (Soundex W356) — See also DETTMER, DITTMEIER, DITTMER, KATTMEIERER, OTTMER, WETMORE, WHETMORE, WHITMER, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WITMER, WITT, WITTER, WITTMAN, WITTMANN, WITTMAYER, WITTMEYER.

  Wittmer, Jessica C. — of Boulder, Boulder County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


WITTMEYER (Soundex W356) — See also ALTMEYER, BREITMEYER, DETTMER, DITTMEIER, DITTMER, FORSTMEYER, FORTMEYER, HOLTMEYER, KATTMEIERER, MEYER, ORTMEYER, OTTMER, REITMEYER, RITMEYER, TEGHTMEYER, TEGTMEYER, WETMORE, WHETMORE, WHITMER, WHITMIRE, WHITMORE, WHITMYER, WITMER, WITTMAN, WITTMANN, WITTMAYER, WITTMER, ZENTMEYER.

  Wittmeyer, Fred — of Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 8th District, 1928, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Wittmeyer, John — of Scotland, Bon Homme County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 4th District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.


WITTPEN (Soundex W315) — See also ALTPETER, HARTPENCE, SAINTPETER, SWEETPEA, WITT, WITTEN.

  Wittpen, H. Otto — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Mayor of Jersey City, N.J., 1908-13; candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1916. German ancestry. Interment at Hoboken Cemetery, North Bergen, N.J.
  Wittpen, Otto See H. Otto Wittpen


WITTREICH (Soundex W362) — See also DELAITTRE, KITTREDGE, KITTRELL, LITTRELL, OESTREICH, OESTREICHER, REGENSTREICH, REICH, STREICH, STREICHER, TREICHLER, WITTRICK, WUETHRICH.

  Wittreich, Andrew O. — of Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Elected (Wet) delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Hudson County 1933; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1944. Burial location unknown.


WITTRICK (Soundex W362) — See also BOETTRICH, BUTTRICK, DITTRICH, DITTRICK, HETTRICH, KITTRIDGE, MCETTRICK, MCGETTRICK, MCKITTRICK, MUNKITTRICK, RICK, WITT, WITTREICH, WUETHRICH.

  Wittrick, Otto — of Wayne County, Mich. Communist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 5th District, 1932; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.


WITTS (Soundex W320) — See also TWISS, WAITS, WAITZ, WATTS, WATZ, WEETZ, WEITZ, WITT, WITTSCHEN, WITTSTEIN, WOOTS.

  Witts, Mrs. S. N. — of Glenwood, Pope County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WITTSCHEN (Soundex W325) — See also DEUTSCHENDORF, GATSCHENBERGER, GOTTSCHALK, GOTTSCHALL, KRUTTSCHMITT, KRUTTSCHNITT, QUITTSCHREIBER, VANGOTTSCHALK, WITTS, WITTSTEIN.

  WITTSCHEN: See also Robert Gordon Sproul


WITTSTEIN (Soundex W323) — See also GOTTSTEIN, GROTSTEIN, GUTSTEIN, HARTSTEIN, KANTSTEIN, MITTSTER, ROTSTEIN, STEIN, WATSTEIN, WETTSTEIN, WHETSTONE, WHITESTONE, WITTS, WITTSCHEN.

  WITTSTEIN: See also Hortense W. Gabel
  Wittstein, Hortense See Hortense W. Gabel


WITTY (Soundex W300) — See also TWITTY, WATTAY, WATTIE, WATTY, WETTAW, WHITTOW, WHITTY, WITHEE, WITHEY, WITT, WITTE, WITTEY.

  Witty, Frank — Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Witty, G. W. — of Milburn, Carlisle County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Witty, Lee T. (1859-1931) — of Memphis, Scotland County, Mo. Born in Newmansville, Cass County, Ill., May 20, 1859. Democrat. School teacher; farmer; real estate business; immigration agent for Missouri Pacific Railroad; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Scotland County, 1903-06, 1923-24, 1927-31; died in office 1931. Christian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died in Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo., May 8, 1931 (age 71 years, 353 days). Interment at Memphis Cemetery, Memphis, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William J. Witty (1833-1864) and Sarah Harris (Munsey) Witty (1840-1931); married, August 30, 1883, to Eudorah 'Dora' Struble (1861-1950).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Witty, William Irwin (b. 1853) — also known as William I. Witty — of near Summerfield, Rockingham County, N.C. Born in Rockingham County, N.C., June 8, 1853. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Rockingham County, 1909-14. Baptist. Burial location unknown.


WITWER (Soundex W360) — See also BREITWEISER, TWERSKY, VANANTWERP, VANANTWERPEN, WHITWELL, WITMER.

  Witwer, Earl K. — of Elverson, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Witwer, George — of Bluffton, Wells County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Witwer, John S. — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Dallas, Tex., 1889-94. Burial location unknown.
  Witwer, Rollo C. (1887-1940) — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Born in Stark County, Ohio, March 16, 1887. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Akron, Ohio, 1933; postmaster at Akron, Ohio, 1936-40 (acting, 1936). Died in Akron, Summit County, Ohio, August 19, 1940 (age 53 years, 156 days). Interment at East Akron Cemetery, Akron, Ohio.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Witwer, Samuel W. (1908-1998) — also known as "Father of the Illinois Constitution" — of Riverside, Cook County, Ill.; Kenilworth, Cook County, Ill. Born in Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colo., July 1, 1908. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1960; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1960; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 1st District, 1969-70. Methodist. Member, American Judicature Society. Died, in a hospice at Evanston, Cook County, Ill., September 13, 1998 (age 90 years, 74 days). Burial location unknown.
  Books about Samuel Witwer: Elmer Gertz, Quest for a Constitution: A Man Who Wouldn't Quit : A Political Biography of Samuel Witwer of Illinois


WITZEL (Soundex W324) — See also GOLLWITZER, HITZEL, MITZEL, SWITZER, WEITZEL, WETZEL, WETZELL, WHETSEL, WHETSELL, WHETZEL, WHITSELL, WHYTSELL, WITSELL.

  Witzel, Dan See Daniel Witzel
  Witzel, Daniel — also known as Dan Witzel — of Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wis. Candidate in primary for mayor of Oshkosh, Wis., 1912, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Witzel, Kurt — Republican. Presidential Elector for Missouri, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


WIX (Soundex W200) — See also HIX, MIX, WAX, WEAKS, WEEKS, WICKS, WIK, WIXOM, WIXSON, WIXTED.

  WIX: See also Green Wix Unthank
  Wix, Ben F. — of Butler, Bates County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Bates County, 1924, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Wix, Charles H. — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Republican. Chair of Chautauqua County Republican Party, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Wix, Clark B. (1850-1919) — of Butler, Bates County, Mo.; Spruce, Bates County, Mo. Born in Bates County, Mo., February 5, 1850. Republican. Farmer; stockman; postmaster at Butler, Mo., 1907; member of Missouri state senate 16th District, 1919; died in office 1919. Died June 29, 1919 (age 69 years, 144 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1871 to Caroline Brown.
  Wix, Mayo — of Gallatin, Sumner County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


WIXOM (Soundex W250) — See also WIX, WIXSON, WIXTED.

  Wixom, Frank I. — of Sanford, Midland County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1928; delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Midland District, 1933. Burial location unknown.


WIXSON (Soundex W250) — See also DIXSON, EARIXSON, ELLIXSON, HIXSON, MIXSON, WICKSON, WIX, WIXOM, WIXTED.

  Wixson, Levi L. — of Michigan. Circuit judge in Michigan 24th Circuit, 1879-86; resigned 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Wixson, Philip L. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Wixson, Thelma — of Custer, Custer County, S.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wixson, Walter S. (1863-1928) — of Caro, Tuscola County, Mich. Born in Lexington, Sanilac County, Mich., 1863. Republican. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 21st District, 1907-08; candidate for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1911; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1916; circuit judge in Michigan 40th Circuit, 1927-28; died in office 1928. Died January 29, 1928 (age about 64 years). Burial location unknown.


WIXTED (Soundex W233) — See also CALIXTE, WIX, WIXOM, WIXSON.

  Wixted, (need first name) — of Fairfield County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 24th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.


WIZARD (Soundex W263) — See also BLIZARD, GWIZDALA, IZARD, LIZARRAGA, PELLIZARI, PIZARRO, WIARD, WIZEK, WIZER, WIZINSKY, WOISARD, WYSARD.

  Wizard of Ooze, The: See Everett McKinley Dirksen
  Wizard of the Saddle: See Nathan Bedford Forrest


WIZEK (Soundex W220) — See also CHIZEK, CIZEK, GWIZDALA, KRIZEK, PARIZEK, STRIZEK, WASIK, WEISSICH, WIECEK, WIESEKE, WIESIKE, WIZARD, WIZER, WIZINSKY.

  Wizek, Charles W. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wizek, Tillie A. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


WIZER (Soundex W260) — See also GWIZDALA, WASSER, WEISER, WEISSER, WHIZZER, WIER, WIESER, WILZER, WINZER, WISER, WIZARD, WIZEK, WIZINSKY, WOSER, WYSOR, ZWIER.

  Wizer, Sidney — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 106th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.


WIZINSKY (Soundex W252) — See also GWIZDALA, LEZINSKY, WASINSKI, WIZARD, WIZEK, WIZER, WOZINSKI, WYSZYNSKI, WYZANSKI.

  Wizinsky, William G. — of Oak Park, Oakland County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 35th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


WLADIMIR (Soundex W435) — See also CASIMIRO, ROWLADER, VLADIMIR, WALDEMIER, WILDEMORE, WLADKOSKI, WLADYSLAW.

  WLADIMIR: See also Wladimir Ishoy


WLADKOSKI (Soundex W432) — See also BRODKORB, DUDKOWSKI, GLADKOSKY, HLADKY, JANKOSKI, KOSKI, KOSKIE, KOSKINEN, MARKOSKI, ORLIKOSKI, PSZCZOLKOSKI, RADKO, ROWLADER, SLADKY, SWEKOSKI, WLADIMIR, WLADYSLAW, ZARKOSKI, ZUKOSKI.

  Wladkoski, John T. — of Delaware. Communist candidate for U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1934; Liberal Democratic candidate for Governor of Delaware, 1936. Burial location unknown.


WLADYSLAW (Soundex W432) — See also DYSLE, KADYS, LADY, LADYMAN, LOVELADY, MELADY, ORLADY, ROWLADER, WAYSLAND, WLADIMIR, WLADKOSKI.

  WLADYSLAW: See also Wladyslaw Pasterczyk


WLLIAM (Soundex W450) — See also LIAM, WAHLHEIM, WALLEM, WILIAM, WILLAM, WILLIAM, WILLIM, WOLLAM, WOOLAM.

  WLLIAM: See also Wlliam H. Murray III


WNOROWSKI (Soundex W562) — See also BOROWSKI, BOROWSKY, CROWNOVER, GASIOROWSKI, HONOROW, NOROTON, NOROYAN, PISKOROWSKI, ZBOROWSKY.

  Wnorowski, Peter — Communist. Workers Communist candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WNUCK (Soundex W520) — See also WNUK.

  Wnuck, William Stanley — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 10th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


WNUK (Soundex W520) — See also PECHENUK, WNUCK, WOSNUK.

  WNUK: See also David E. Lee
  Wnuk, Alexander — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 28th District, 1968, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Wnuk, Marybelle — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


WOART (Soundex W630) — See also MCGROARTY, PEDDYCOART, SWOAP, WART, WEART, WOERTH, WORT, WORTH, WORTT.

  Woart, William, Jr. — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Democrat. Postmaster at Augusta, Maine, 1835-42. Burial location unknown.


WOBECK (Soundex W120) — See also BECK, BROBECK, LOBECK, MOBECK, PROBECK, SJOBECK, STROBECK, SWOBE, SWOBODA, WABEKE, WOBLER.

  Wobeck, Earl F. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. People's Progressive candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Milwaukee County 2nd District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOBLER (Soundex W146) — See also BERLOW, BOWLER, COBLER, DOBLER, HOOBLER, HOUGENDOBLER, KOBLER, LOWBER, SWOBE, SWOBODA, TOBLER, WEBLER, WEIBLER, WEIEBLER, WOBECK, WOLBER, WROBEL.

  Wobler, Arthur J. — of Michigan. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 1936; Socialist Labor candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOCHHOLTZ (Soundex W243) — See also BUCHHOLDT, BUCHHOLS, BUCHHOLTZ, BUCHHOLZ, EICHHOLZ, HOCHHAUS, HOCHHEIMER, HOLTZ, LOCHHEAD, MACHHOLZ, RAUCHHOLZ, SCHWOCH, VILLWOCK, WOCHSMUTH.

  Wochholtz, Henry — of Albion, Calhoun County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Albion, Mich., 1902. Burial location unknown.


WOCHSMUTH (Soundex W225) — See also ENOCHS, HIGHSMITH, HOCHSTEIN, HOCHSTETLER, HOCHSTRASSE, HOCHSTRASSER, NESMUTH, OCHS, OCHSE, OCHSENSCHLAGER, OCHSNER, SCHWOCH, SMUT, VILLWOCK, WACHSMAN, WACHSMUTH, WASMUTH, WOCHHOLTZ.

  Wochsmuth, Clarence F. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Recovery candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 10th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.


WODROW (Soundex W360) — See also BODRON, NOWODWORSKI, ODROBINA, WEDER, WIDDER, WIDER, WIDERA, WIEDER, WOODROE, WOODROOF, WOODROUGH, WOODROW, WYDRA.

  WODROW: See also Robert Wodrow Archbald


WOEHLE (Soundex W400) — See also EHLE, HOEHLE, MOEHLE, NIEWOEHNER, WEHLE, WHOL, WOEHLER, WOEHR, WOEL, WOHL, WOLL, WOLLE, WOOL.

  Woehle, Mrs. Max — of Delray Beach, Palm Beach County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.


WOEHLER (Soundex W460) — See also BOEHLER, BOEHLERT, EHLER, KOEHLER, KROEHLER, NIEWOEHNER, OEHLER, OEHLERT, POEHLER, ROEHLER, WOEHLE, WOEHR, WOHLER.

  Woehler, Edward — of St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minn. Mayor of St. Peter, Minn., 1923-30. Burial location unknown.


WOEHR (Soundex W600) — See also HOWER, NIEWOEHNER, WEHR, WOEHLE, WOEHLER.

  WOEHR: See also Alousius Pancratius Kaufmann
  Woehr, Jack J. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Colorado 6th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


WOEL (Soundex W400) — See also HOEL, LOEW, LOWE, WELO, WHOL, WOEHLE, WOELFEL, WOELFLE, WOELPEPPER, WOELPER, WOHL, WOLL, WOLLE, WOOL.

  Woël, J. William — U.S. Consular Agent in Gonaives, as of 1899-1943. Burial location unknown.
  Woël, William See J. William Woël


WOELFEL (Soundex W414) — See also ALFELD, HOLLFELDER, SAALFELD, WELFELT, WILFLEY, WOEL, WOELFLE, WOELPEPPER, WOELPER, WOLFLEY, WOOLFLEY.

  Woelfel, Matthew James — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 15th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.


WOELFLE (Soundex W414) — See also COLFLESH, HELFLEY, WILFLEY, WOEL, WOELFEL, WOELPEPPER, WOELPER, WOLFLEY, WOOLFLEY.

  Woelfle, Arthur H. — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 2nd District, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WOELPEPPER (Soundex W411) — See also CULPEPPER, HELPER, PEPPE, PEPPEL, PEPPER, PEPPERBERG, PEPPERDINE, PEPPERELL, PEPPERMINT, PEPPERS, VELPEAU, VOELPEL, WOEL, WOELFEL, WOELFLE, WOELPER.

  Woelpepper, H. C. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1884. Burial location unknown.


WOELPER (Soundex W416) — See also HELPER, VELPEAU, VOELPEL, WOEL, WOELFEL, WOELFLE, WOELPEPPER, WOLPER.

  Woelper, Benjamin F., Jr. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1920; postmaster at Baltimore, Md., 1922-32. Burial location unknown.
  Woelper, W. E. — also known as Walt Woelper — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 16th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Woelper, Walt See W. E. Woelper


WOEMMEL (Soundex W540) — See also EMMEL, FROEMMING, HEMMELER, LOEMMA, REMMEL, ROEMMELE, ROEMMELT, SCHEMMEL, SEMMELROTH, TREMMEL, VANBEMMEL, WEMMEL.

  Woemmel, Brenda — of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


WOERNER (Soundex W656) — See also BOERNE, BOERNER, DOERNER, HOERNER, KOERNER, MOERNER, VANWOERKOM, VANWOERT, WARNER, WERNER, WOERTENDYKE, WOERTH, WOERTHER.

  Woerner, J. G. — Member of Missouri state senate 31st District, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Woerner, Michael D. — of Hinsdale, DuPage County, Ill. Candidate for village president of Hinsdale, Illinois, 2009. Still living as of 2009.


WOERTENDYKE (Soundex W635) — See also BRONDYK, COERTEN, GERTENRICH, HERTENSTEIN, HOOGENDYK, INDYK, MERTEN, MERTENS, OERTER, TENDY, THORNDYKE, VANDYK, VANDYKE, VANWOERKOM, VANWOERT, WERTENBERGER, WOERNER, WOERTH, WOERTHER, WORTENDYKE.

  Woertendyke, Clair — of Irving, Dallas County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Irving, Tex., 1999. Still living as of 1999.
  Woertendyke, James H. — Prohibition candidate for Governor of Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.


WOERTH (Soundex W630) — See also HOERTH, OERTHER, THEROW, VANWOERKOM, VANWOERT, WERTH, WOART, WOERNER, WOERTENDYKE, WOERTHER, WORT, WORTH, WORTT.

  Woerth, George J. — of Sauk County, Wis. Progressive. Candidate for Wisconsin state assembly from Sauk County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOERTHER (Soundex W636) — See also ARTHER, BERTHEL, BERTHELOT, HASSFURTHER, HOERTH, HOWERTER, NORTHERN, OERTHER, VANWOERKOM, VANWOERT, WERTER, WERTHEIM, WERTHEIMER, WOERNER, WOERTENDYKE, WOERTH.

  Woerther, Tim See Timothy D. Woerther
  Woerther, Timothy D. — also known as Tim Woerther — of Wildwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Wildwood, Mo.; elected 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


WOESSNER (Soundex W256) — See also DIESSNER, GESSNER, GIESSNER, GLESSNER, LESSNER, MESSNER, MOESSNER, NIESSNER, PLESSNER, ROESSNER, WASSNER, WEESNER, WEISNER, WESNER, WHISNER, WIESNER, WISNER, WISNOR, WOESTE.

  Woessner, Henry J. — of Menominee, Menominee County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Woessner, John — U.S. Consul in Saltillo, as of 1897. Burial location unknown.


WOESTE (Soundex W230) — See also ESTE, HOESTER, HOESTEREY, KOESTER, OESTERLE, OESTERLING, WASTE, WEIST, WEST, WESTA, WESTE, WIEST, WISETH, WISTI, WOESSNER, WUEST.

  WOESTE: See also John H. Brockmeyer
  Woeste, Charles L. — of North College Hill, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Mayor of North College Hill, Ohio; elected 1979; defeated, 1983. Still living as of 1983.


WOFFINGTON (Soundex W152) — See also BUFFINGTON, COFFIN, COFFINBERRY, COFFINBURG, COFFING, GOFFIN, HUFFINGTON, MAGOFFIN, MCGOFFIN, SKEFFINGTON, SKIFFINGTON, SWOFFORD, WOFFORD, WOFSY, ZOFFINGER.

  Woffington, W. W. — of Natrona, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.


WOFFORD (Soundex W163) — See also FORD, FORWOOD, HOFFORD, MOFFORD, OFFORD, SPOFFORD, SWOFFORD, WAFFORD, WEIFORD, WOFFINGTON, WOFSY, WOODROOF.

  WOFFORD: See also J. Wofford Lindler — Howard Wofford McCravy — Edgar Lynn Watson
  Wofford, Dan — of Malvern, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 6th District, 2002; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wofford, George T. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Tennessee, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wofford, Harris Llewellyn (1926-2019) — also known as Harris Wofford — of Bryn Mawr, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., April 9, 1926. Democrat. Lawyer; Pennsylvania Democratic state chair, 1986; U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1991-95; appointed 1991; defeated, 1994. Died January 21, 2019 (age 92 years, 287 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Wofford, Jefferson L. — of Mississippi. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Wofford, John G. — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wofford, John W. — of Cartersville, Bartow County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Wofford, Keith — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state attorney general, 2018. African ancestry. Still living as of 2018.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Wofford, Lloyd — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wofford, Rob — Natural Law candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 15th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wofford, S. O. — of Carroll County, Ark. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1912 (Honorary Vice-President; member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee). Burial location unknown.
  Wofford, Thomas Albert (1908-1978) — also known as Thomas A. Wofford — of Greenville, Greenville County, S.C. Born in Madden Station, Laurens County, S.C., September 27, 1908. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1948, 1956; U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1956; member of South Carolina state senate 3rd District, 1967-72. Died in Greenville, Greenville County, S.C., February 25, 1978 (age 69 years, 151 days). Interment at Woodlawn Memorial Park, Greenville, S.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Wofford, William Tatum (1824-1884) — of Georgia. Born in Habersham County, Ga., June 28, 1824. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1849-53; delegate to Georgia secession convention, 1861; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Georgia state constitutional convention, 1877. Died near Cass Station, Bartow County, Ga., May 22, 1884 (age 59 years, 329 days). Interment at Cassville Cemetery, Cassville, Ga.


WOFSY (Soundex W120) — See also SWOFFORD, WOFFINGTON, WOFFORD.

  Wofsy, Isadore — of Connecticut. Communist. Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 4th District, 1928; candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1940. Burial location unknown.


WOGAN (Soundex W250) — See also GOWAN, HOGAN, MOGAN, OGAN, ROSSWOG, WAGON, WEGGEN, WIGGIN.

  Wogan, Maurice, Jr. — of Amarillo, Potter County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Amarillo, Tex., 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wogan, Thomas F. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1916, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1930. Burial location unknown.


WOHL (Soundex W400) — See also HOHL, HOWL, HUETWOHL, MOHL, WAHL, WHOL, WOEHLE, WOEL, WOHLER, WOHLFERT, WOHLFORD, WOHLRABE, WOHLSEN, WOHLWEND, WOLL, WOLLE, WOOL.

  WOHL: See also M. Maldwin Fertig — Shirley Wohl Kram
  Wohl, Max — of Ohio. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from Ohio, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Wohl, Mortimer J. (1888-1931) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., March 20, 1888. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 18th District, 1921. Member, American Legion. In 1929, he was one of several Brooklyn lawyers who were charged with ambulance chasing activities; he disputed the charges. Died, from septicemia, in Jewish Hospital, Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., October 14, 1931 (age 43 years, 208 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Wohl and Fannie Whol; married, November 11, 1923, to Adelaide Finkelstein.
  Wohl, Sylvia — of Ohio. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from Ohio, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.


WOHLER (Soundex W460) — See also BOHLER, HORWELL, KOHLER, MOHLER, OHLER, ROHLER, WAHLER, WOEHLER, WOHL.

  Wohler, Herman — of San Francisco, Calif. Member of California state assembly, 1852-53, 1856-57 (6th District 1852-53, 5th District 1856-57). Burial location unknown.
  Wohler, Robert — of Missouri. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


WOHLFAHRT (Soundex W416) — See also FAHR, FAHRENHOLZ, FAHRENKAMP, FAHRENKOPF, FAHRES, GEHRT, KALFAHS, LUKEFAHR, MEHRTENS, ROHLFING, ROHLFS, TIAHRT, VONLUEHRTE, WALFOORT, WOHLFARTH, WOHLFERT, WOHLFORD, WOHLFORTH, WOLFARTH, WOLFERT, ZAHRTE.

  WOHLFAHRT: See also E. K. Cheadle, Jr.


WOHLFARTH (Soundex W416) — See also ALFARO, FARTHING, GOLFARB, ROHLFING, ROHLFS, SEYFARTH, WALFOORT, WELFARE, WOHLFAHRT, WOHLFERT, WOHLFORD, WOHLFORTH, WOLFARTH, WOLFERT.

  Wohlfarth, Emil — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1910. Burial location unknown.


WOHLFERT (Soundex W416) — See also GILFERT, HALFERTY, ROHLFING, ROHLFS, WALFOORT, WOHL, WOHLFAHRT, WOHLFARTH, WOHLFORD, WOHLFORTH, WOLFARTH, WOLFERT, WOLFERTZ.

  Wohlfert, Wayne J. — of Indiana. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 10th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.


WOHLFORD (Soundex W416) — See also FORD, ROHLFING, ROHLFS, WALFORD, WELFORD, WELLFORD, WILFORD, WILLFORD, WOHL, WOHLFAHRT, WOHLFARTH, WOHLFERT, WOHLFORTH, WOLFORD, WOOLFORD.

  Wohlford, Lewis W., Jr. — of Roanoke, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOHLFORTH (Soundex W416) — See also BAMFORTH, BELFORT, BELFORTI, BRIDGEFORTH, BRIDGFORTH, COMFORTH, CORNFORTH, DANFORTH, FORTH, FORTHOFER, GOFORTH, KLIEFORTH, RAINFORTH, ROHLFING, ROHLFS, WALFOORT, WEYFORTH, WOHLFAHRT, WOHLFARTH, WOHLFERT, WOHLFORD, WOLFARTH, WOLFERT.

  Wohlforth, L. A. — of Rosedale (now part of Kansas City), Wyandotte County, Kan. Mayor of Rosedale, Kan., 1881. Burial location unknown.


WOHLGEMUTH (Soundex W425) — See also AHLGREN, AHLGRIM, AHLGRIMM, BALGEMANN, DAHLGREN, DEMUTH, DILLEMUTH, GEMUEND, INGEMUNSON, LINDEMUTH, NIEMUTH, WAHLGREN, WOLGAMATT.

  Wohlgemuth, Arlene — Republican. Member of Texas state house of representatives 58th District; elected 1994, 1996, 1998; elected unopposed 2000; elected 2002; candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 17th District, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


WOHLHETER (Soundex W436) — See also DROUILHET, KOHLHAAS, KOHLHASE, KOHLHEPP, KOHLHOFF, MUEHLHEAUSLER, RACHETER, RICHETELLI, ROCHETEAU, TEILHET, WAHLHEIM, WOHLHUTER, WOHLIETER.

  Wohlheter, Charles L. (born c.1860) — of White, Brookings County, S.Dak. Born in Iowa, about 1860. Lumber business; member of South Dakota state senate 20th District, 1899-1900; postmaster. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Florence Downie; father of Walter P. Wohlheter (1886-?).
  Wohlheter, Walter P. (b. 1886) — of Sisseton, Roberts County, S.Dak. Born in Pukwana, Brule County, S.Dak., December 4, 1886. Grain buyer; candidate for South Dakota state treasurer, 1922; Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from South Dakota 2nd District, 1924. Member, Woodmen; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles L. Wohlheter (1860?-?) and Florence C. (Downie) Wohlheter; married to Jessie M. Denhart.


WOHLHUTER (Soundex W436) — See also CHUTE, HUTEK, KETELHUT, KOHLHAAS, KOHLHASE, KOHLHEPP, KOHLHOFF, SHUTE, SHUTER, SHUTES, WOHLHETER, WOHLIETER.

  Wohlhuter, William — of Nunda, Freeborn County, Minn. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 9, 1903-06, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.


WOHLIETER (Soundex W436) — See also BIETER, DIETER, DIETERICH, DIETERLY, NIETERS, PHLIEGER, PIETERSZ, RAWGHLIE, SCHLIEF, SCHLIEKER, SCHLIEVE, WIETERSEN, WOHLHETER, WOHLHUTER.

  Wohlieter, Vern G. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from South Dakota 2nd District, 1930. Burial location unknown.


WOHLRABE (Soundex W461) — See also FUHLRODT, HALBOWER, RABE, WOHL, WOLLRAB.

  WOHLRABE: See also William Hahn
  Wohlrabe, John C. — of North Mankato, Nicollet County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


WOHLSEN (Soundex W425) — See also BOHLS, GOHLSON, KOHLS, KOHLSAAT, NEHLSEN, OHLS, OHLSEN, OHLSON, POHLSCHMIDT, ROHLSEN, WALSEN, WELSON, WILLSON, WILSON, WOHL, WOOLSON.

  Wohlsen, Albert Bahlinger, Jr. — also known as Albert B. Wohlsen, Jr. — of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa. Republican. Mayor of Lancaster, Pa., 1979-80. Lutheran. Still living as of 1980.
  See also Wikipedia article


WOHLWEND (Soundex W453) — See also WOHL, WOHLWORTH.

  Wohlwend, Floyd L. — of South Gate, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wohlwend, L. J. — of Marion, Williamson County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1960, 1964 (alternate). Still living as of 1964.


WOHLWORTH (Soundex W463) — See also ALWORTH, AYLWORTH, DILWORTH, ELWORTH, SHELLWORTH, STALLWORTH, WALLWORTH, WALWORTH, WOHLWEND, WOOLWORTH, WORTH.

  Wohlworth, Ivan H. — American Labor candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 10th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOISARD (Soundex W263) — See also CISAR, CROISAN, ELOISA, ISAR, PISAR, PISARCIK, SARD, SOISALO, URISARRI, WIZARD, WOITENA, WYSARD.

  Woisard, Philip — of North Grosvenordale, Thompson, Windham County, Conn. First selectman of Thompson, Connecticut, 1910-11. Burial location unknown.


WOITENA (Soundex W350) — See also AUGUSTENA, CATENACCIO, CENTENARY, COITE, COURTENAY, KURTENACKER, OTENASEK, PATENAUDE, POITEVINT, SCHAFTENAAR, TENA, TENAGLIO, WETONA, WOISARD.

  Woitena, Gary — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


WOJAHN (Soundex W250) — See also JAHN, JAHNCKE, JAHNEL, JAHNER, JAHNKE, JENNERJAHN, WOJNO.

  WOJAHN: See also Fred William Yoos


WOJCIECH (Soundex W220) — See also CIECIUCH, KREJCI, SUHAJCIK, WOJCIECHOWSKI, WOJCIK, WOJCINSKI.

  WOJCIECH: See also Wojciech Tarka


WOJCIECHOWSKI (Soundex W222) — See also BAECHOTEL, CIECIUCH, DECHOW, ECHO, ECHOHAWK, ECHOLS, KREJCI, NECHODOM, PECHOTA, PECHOUS, SUHAJCIK, SZCZECHOWSKI, TRECHOCK, WOJCIECH, WOJCIK, WOJCINSKI, WOYCECHOWSKY.

  Wojciechowski, William — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 6th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.


WOJCIK (Soundex W220) — See also KREJCI, SUHAJCIK, WOJCIECH, WOJCIECHOWSKI, WOJCINSKI, WOJICK.

  Wojcik, Cass — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Wojcik, Dawn E. — of Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Wojcik, Richard J. — of Weirton, Hancock County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.


WOJCINSKI (Soundex W252) — See also AGACINSKI, JURCINSIN, KOCINSKI, KOSCINSKI, KREJCI, PLUCINSKI, PUCINSKI, SOBOCINSKI, SUHAJCIK, WOJCIECH, WOJCIECHOWSKI, WOJCIK.

  Wojcinski, Robert J. (1896-1986) — of Wayne County, Mich. Born June 23, 1896. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1957. Died in Warren, Macomb County, Mich., February 25, 1986 (age 89 years, 247 days). Burial location unknown.


WOJICK (Soundex W220) — See also JICHA, KLAJIC, MOJICA, MOJIE, NOOJIN, OJIBWAY, WOJCIK.

  Wojick, Adolph J. — of Willimantic, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Postmaster at Willimantic, Conn., 1964-84 (acting, 1964-65). Still living as of 1984.


WOJKOWIAK (Soundex W220) — See also BARTKOWIAK, CZAJKOWSKI, FRANZKOWIAK, GAJKOWSKI, KIEJKO, LUCZKOWIAK, MACKOWIAK, OLEJKO, RAJKOVICH, STACHOWIAK, SZYMKOWIAK, WALKOWIAK, WASHKOWIAK, WOJTKOWIAK.

  Wojkowiak, Bernard — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 41st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOJNAR (Soundex W256) — See also CHOJNACKI, EJNAR, HOJNOWSKI, SAJNA, STROJNY, WOJNO.

  Wojnar, Dennis T. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1970; candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 19th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wojnar, Michael J. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.


WOJNO (Soundex W250) — See also CHOJNACKI, HOJNOWSKI, RAJNOVIC, STROJNY, WOJAHN, WOJNAR.

  Wojno, Paul — of Warren, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 28th District; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.


WOJSLAW (Soundex W240) — See also PODWOJSKI, WOJSOWSKI.

  Wojslaw, Chuck — of California. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 16th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


WOJSOWSKI (Soundex W220) — See also BROSOWSKE, KOSOWSKI, KRASOWSKI, PODWOJSKI, RESOWSKI, WOJSLAW.

  Wojsowski, Anthony — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOJTAS (Soundex W232) — See also MOJTA, WOJTASZEK, WOJTKOWIAK, WOJTOWICZ, WOJTYCHA, WOJTYLO.

  Wojtas, Marilyn H. — of Deckerville, Sanilac County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


WOJTASZEK (Soundex W232) — See also ADAMASZEK, BUSZEK, KIELISZEK, MOJTA, PTASZKIEWICZ, STASZAK, STELMASZEK, WOJTAS, WOJTKOWIAK, WOJTOWICZ, WOJTYCHA, WOJTYLO.

  Wojtaszek, Henry F. — of North Tonawanda, Niagara County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 2002; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


WOJTKOWIAK (Soundex W232) — See also BARTKOWIAK, FRANZKOWIAK, KUJTKOWSKI, LUCZKOWIAK, MACKOWIAK, STACHOWIAK, SZYMKOWIAK, WALKOWIAK, WASHKOWIAK, WOJKOWIAK, WOJTAS, WOJTASZEK, WOJTOWICZ, WOJTYCHA, WOJTYLO.

Stephen J. Wojtkowiak Wojtkowiak, Stephen J. (1895-1945) — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., July 20, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; real estate business; member of New York state senate, 1929-45 (49th District 1929-44, 54th District 1945); died in office 1945. Polish ancestry. Member, American Legion; Elks. Died April 6, 1945 (age 49 years, 260 days). Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936


WOJTOWICZ (Soundex W232) — See also KRETOWICZ, LITOWICH, WOJTAS, WOJTASZEK, WOJTKOWIAK, WOJTYCHA, WOJTYLO, ZLOTOWITZ.

  WOJTOWICZ: See also Don Binkowski
  Wojtowicz, Raymond J. (born c.1929) — of Hamtramck, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1929. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1951 (3rd District), 1954 (2nd District), 1974 (2nd District); mayor of Hamtramck, Mich., 1970-73. Still living as of 2000.


WOJTYCHA (Soundex W232) — See also LAYCHAK, PEYCHAL, SPYCHALA, TYCHON, WOJTAS, WOJTASZEK, WOJTKOWIAK, WOJTOWICZ, WOJTYLO.

  Wojtycha, Chester J. — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1956, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOJTYLO (Soundex W234) — See also KOTYLO, STYLO, TYLOR, WOJTAS, WOJTASZEK, WOJTKOWIAK, WOJTOWICZ, WOJTYCHA.

  Wojtylo, John E. — of Hamtramck, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1940; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1946; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 14th District, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOKURKA (Soundex W262) — See also KURKA, KURKE, KURKINDOLLE, KURKOWSKI, WICHOREK, WIECZOREK, WILWOKSKI.

  Wokurka, Harry — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WOLANSKY (Soundex W452) — See also BIELANSKI, KURLANSKY, MASLANSKY, OLANS, POLANSKY, WALINSKI, WELINSKY, WELLENSIEK, WELNOWSKI, WILENSKY, ZEMLANSKY, ZWOLAK.

  Wolansky, Alfred G. — of Gratiot County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Gratiot County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOLBACH (Soundex W412) — See also BACH, COLBAITH, COLBASSANI, COLBATH, COOLBAUGH, GOLBA, GOLBACH, WILLBACH, WOLBANK, WOLBER.

  WOLBACH: See also Irwin Steingut


WOLBANK (Soundex W415) — See also BANK, COLBAITH, COLBASSANI, COLBATH, COOLBAUGH, GOLBA, GOLBACH, KILBANKS, MILBANK, MILLBANK, WALBANK, WALLBANK, WILBANKS, WOLBACH, WOLBER.

  Wolbank, Edward — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 9th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.


WOLBER (Soundex W416) — See also BERLOW, BOWLER, LOWBER, WALLBER, WILBAR, WILBER, WILBOR, WILBOUR, WILBUR, WOBLER, WOLBACH, WOLBANK, WOLFER, WOLPER, WROBEL.

  Wolber, Gustave C. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Wolber, Joseph Gustave (b. 1883) — also known as Joseph G. Wolber — of Montclair, Essex County, N.J.; Upper Montclair, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., May 2, 1883. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state senate from Essex County, 1927-35; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933; candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1934; circuit judge in New Jersey, 1935. Burial location unknown.


WOLCOTT (Soundex W423) — See also COLCOCK, COLCORD, COTT, HOLCOMB, HOLCOMBE, OLCOTT, VOLCOFF, WALCOT, WALCOTT, WALCUTT, WOOLCOTT, WOOLLACOTT.

  WOLCOTT: See also Henry Baldwin — Herbert Wolcott Bowen — William Wolcott Ellsworth — Henry Leavitt Ellsworth — Roger Griswold — Roger Wolcott Hooker — Wolcott J. Humphrey — Benjamin Huntington — Wolcott Lawrence — Charles Wolcott Parker — John Wolcott Stewart — Anna Wolcott Vaile — James Samuel Wadsworth — James Wolcott Wadsworth — James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr.
  Wolcott, Alfred (1858-1908) — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Ohio, March 17, 1858. Lawyer; Kent County Circuit Court Commissioner, 1889-92; Kent County Prosecuting Attorney, 1893-96; circuit judge in Michigan 17th Circuit, 1900-08; died in office 1908. Died in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich., March 8, 1908 (age 49 years, 357 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Alfred Wolcott (1812-1892) and Mary Ann (Scoville) Wolcott (1821-1882); brother of Anna Augusta Wolcott (1856-1926; who married Lemuel Ballantine Bissell); married to Caroline B. 'Carrie' Hawk (1858-1943); second great-grandnephew of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; third great-grandson of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin thrice removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin four times removed of William Pitkin; third cousin once removed of John William Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third cousin twice removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and William Wolcott Ellsworth; third cousin thrice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799) and Daniel Pitkin; fourth cousin of Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth and Edward Oliver Wolcott; fourth cousin once removed of Elisha Hunt Allen, George Washington Wolcott, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Selden Chapin.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut; Hosmer-Griswold-Parsons family of Middletown, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Christopher Parsons (1820-1863) — also known as Christopher P. Wolcott — of Akron, Summit County, Ohio. Born December 12, 1820. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1856; Ohio state attorney general, 1856-61. Died April 4, 1863 (age 42 years, 113 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Steubenville, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Christopher Columbus Wolcott (1787-1853) and Susan (Blinn) Wolcott; married, April 18, 1844, to Pamphlia Stanton (1829-1899); great-grandnephew of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; second great-grandson of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin twice removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin thrice removed of William Pitkin; third cousin of John William Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third cousin once removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott; third cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Daniel Pitkin, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Selden Chapin; third cousin thrice removed of James Jermiah Wadsworth and Frederic Lincoln Chapin; fourth cousin of Elisha Hunt Allen and George Washington Wolcott; fourth cousin once removed of Timothy Pitkin, Edmund Holcomb, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, William Fessenden Allen and Frederick Hobbes Allen (1858-1937).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Daniel Fooks (1910-1973) — also known as Daniel F. Wolcott — of New Castle, New Castle County, Del. Born in Wilmington, New Castle County, Del., January 29, 1910. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; candidate for Delaware state attorney general, 1946; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1948; superior court judge in Delaware, 1949; chair of New Castle County Democratic Party, 1950; chancellor of Delaware court of chancery, 1950-51; justice of Delaware state supreme court, 1951-64; chief justice of Delaware state supreme court, 1964-73. Episcopalian. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Society of Colonial Wars. Lost his right leg during World War II, while commanding a combat demolition unit. Died July 10, 1973 (age 63 years, 162 days). Interment at Immanuel Churchyard, New Castle, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Josiah Oliver Wolcott (1877-1938) and Mary Rebecca (Fooks) Wolcott (1879-1956); brother of Josiah Oliver Wolcott (1912-1944; First Officer with the Merchant Marine during World War II, lost at sea when his tugboat capsized); married, March 31, 1941, to Eliza Rodney (1918-1977); grandson of James Lister Wolcott.
  Political family: Wolcott family of Dover, Delaware.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Edward Oliver (1848-1905) — also known as Edward O. Wolcott — of Denver, Colo.; Wolhurst, Arapahoe County, Colo. Born in Longmeadow, Hampden County, Mass., March 26, 1848. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Colorado state senate, 1879-82; U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1889-1901; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1904. Died in Monte Carlo, Monaco, March 1, 1905 (age 56 years, 340 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Samuel Wolcott (1813-1886) and Harriet Amanda (Pope) Wolcott (1821-1901); married to Frances Esther (Metcalfe) Bass (1851-1933; mother of Lyman Metcalfe Bass; widow of Lyman Kidder Bass); second great-grandson of Erastus Wolcott; second great-grandnephew of Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; third great-grandson of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin once removed of James Samuel Wadsworth; first cousin thrice removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin of Charles Frederick Wadsworth and James Wolcott Wadsworth; second cousin once removed of James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr.; second cousin twice removed of James Jermiah Wadsworth; second cousin thrice removed of James Wadsworth Symington; second cousin four times removed of William Pitkin; third cousin once removed of John William Allen, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third cousin twice removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and William Wolcott Ellsworth; third cousin thrice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799) and Daniel Pitkin; fourth cousin of Alfred Wolcott; fourth cousin once removed of Elisha Hunt Allen, George Washington Wolcott and Selden Chapin.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Waterman-Huntington family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut; Hosmer-Griswold-Parsons family of Middletown, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Erastus (1722-1793) — of South Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., September 21, 1722. General in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1786-89; superior court judge in Connecticut, 1789-92. Member, Society of the Cincinnati. Died in South Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., September 14, 1793 (age 70 years, 358 days). Interment at Edwards Cemetery, South Windsor, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767) and Sarah (Drake) Wolcott (1686-1748); brother of Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; married to Jerusha (Wolcott) Wolcott (1719-1789) and Mary Conyers; uncle of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; great-grandfather of James Samuel Wadsworth; great-granduncle of John William Allen, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); second great-grandfather of Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth and Edward Oliver Wolcott; second great-granduncle of Alfred Wolcott; third great-grandfather of James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr.; third great-granduncle of Selden Chapin; fourth great-grandfather of James Jermiah Wadsworth; fourth great-granduncle of Frederic Lincoln Chapin; fifth great-grandfather of James Wadsworth Symington; first cousin twice removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and William Wolcott Ellsworth; first cousin thrice removed of Elisha Hunt Allen and George Washington Wolcott; first cousin four times removed of Edmund Holcomb, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, William Fessenden Allen and Frederick Hobbes Allen (1858-1937); first cousin five times removed of Judson H. Warner, Nelson Platt Wheeler, William Egbert Wheeler and Henry Augustus Wolcott; first cousin six times removed of Alexander Royal Wheeler; second cousin of William Pitkin; second cousin once removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799) and Daniel Pitkin; second cousin twice removed of Timothy Pitkin; second cousin thrice removed of Leveret Brainard, Edwin Carpenter Pinney and John Robert Graham Pitkin; second cousin four times removed of Joseph Pomeroy Root, George Griswold Sill, Frederick Walker Pitkin, George Buckingham Beecher, Luther S. Pitkin and Claude Carpenter Pinney; second cousin five times removed of Augustus Brandegee, George Frederick Stone, Clarence Horatio Pitkin, Carroll Peabody Pitkin, Caleb Seymour Pitkin, Harry Kear Wolcott, Eldred C. Pitkin, Henry Merrill Wolcott, Frances Payne Bolton and Harold B. Pinney; third cousin thrice removed of John Arnold Rockwell and Oliver Morgan Hungerford.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Frederick (1767-1837) — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., November 2, 1767. Postmaster at Litchfield, Conn., 1801-02; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1810-18; member of Connecticut state senate at-large, 1819-22. Died in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., May 28, 1837 (age 69 years, 207 days). Interment at East Cemetery, Litchfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Oliver Wolcott, Sr. and Laura (Collins) Wolcott (1732-1794); brother of Oliver Wolcott, Jr. and Mary Ann Wolcott (1765-1805; who married Chauncey Goodrich); married, October 12, 1800, to Elizabeth 'Betsey' Huntington (1774-1812); married, June 21, 1815, to Sarah Worthington 'Sally' Goodrich (1784-1842); nephew of Erastus Wolcott; grandson of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); grandfather of Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third great-grandson of William Leete; first cousin of Roger Griswold; first cousin twice removed of John William Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott and Matthew Griswold (1833-1919); first cousin thrice removed of Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott; first cousin four times removed of James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Selden Chapin; first cousin five times removed of James Jermiah Wadsworth and Frederic Lincoln Chapin; first cousin six times removed of James Wadsworth Symington; second cousin once removed of William Pitkin, Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and William Wolcott Ellsworth; second cousin twice removed of Elisha Hunt Allen and George Washington Wolcott; second cousin thrice removed of Edmund Holcomb, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, William Fessenden Allen and Frederick Hobbes Allen; second cousin four times removed of Judson H. Warner, Nelson Platt Wheeler, William Egbert Wheeler and Henry Augustus Wolcott; second cousin five times removed of Alexander Royal Wheeler; third cousin of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799) and Daniel Pitkin; third cousin once removed of Enoch Woodbridge, Joseph Silliman (1756-1829) and Timothy Pitkin; third cousin twice removed of Leveret Brainard, Roger Calvin Leete, Edwin Carpenter Pinney and John Robert Graham Pitkin; third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Pomeroy Root, George Griswold Sill, Frederick Walker Pitkin, George Buckingham Beecher, Luther S. Pitkin (1849-?) and Claude Carpenter Pinney; fourth cousin of Benjamin Tallmadge, Elizur Goodrich, William Woodbridge and Joseph Silliman (1786?-1850); fourth cousin once removed of Frederick Augustus Tallmadge, Josiah C. Chittenden, Abel Madison Scranton, Frederick Enoch Woodbridge and Joseph Fitch Silliman.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, George Washington (1811-1885) — also known as George W. Wolcott — of Yates County, N.Y.; Barrington, Yates County, N.Y. Born in Ulster County, N.Y., February 1, 1811. Member of New York state assembly from Yates County, 1846. Died in Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y., February 21, 1885 (age 74 years, 20 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Penn Yan, N.Y.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Relatives: Son of Elisha Wolcott (1774-1856) and Anna (Hull) Wolcott (1780-1857); married 1849 to Flora Shaw (1829-1915); second great-grandnephew of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin thrice removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; second cousin twice removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin thrice removed of William Pitkin; third cousin once removed of Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and William Wolcott Ellsworth; third cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Pierpont Edwards, Daniel Pitkin and Henry Augustus Wolcott; fourth cousin of John William Allen, Elisha Hunt Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); fourth cousin once removed of John Davenport, Aaron Burr, James Davenport, Theodore Dwight, Timothy Pitkin, Henry Waggaman Edwards, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, William Fessenden Allen, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott, Alfred Wolcott and Frederick Hobbes Allen (1858-1937).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, H. A. See Herbert Arthur Wolcott
  Wolcott, Harry Kear (1868-1925) — also known as Harry K. Wolcott — of Norfolk, Va. Born in Ohio, October 20, 1868. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee). Died in Maryland, July 8, 1925 (age 56 years, 261 days). Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Putnam Wolcott (1836-1892) and Amanda Ann (Kear) Wolcott (1841-1916); married 1896 to Maud Garber (1874-1957); fifth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; first cousin six times removed of Roger Wolcott; second cousin five times removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr. (1726-1797).
  Political families: Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Bolton-Whitney-Brainard-Wolcott family of Cleveland, Ohio; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Henry Augustus (1866-1941) — also known as Henry A. Wolcott — of West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Lynn, Essex County, Mass., August 6, 1866. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from West Hartford; elected 1926. Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Conn., July 12, 1941 (age 74 years, 340 days). Interment at Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Augustus Wolcott (1839-1904) and Harriet M. (Breed) Wolcott (1840-1913); married, February 22, 1895, to Susan Lawrence (1871-1971); fourth great-grandnephew of Roger Wolcott; first cousin five times removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr. (1726-1797); second cousin four times removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin five times removed of William Pitkin; third cousin twice removed of George Washington Wolcott; third cousin thrice removed of Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth and William Wolcott Ellsworth.
  Political families: Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Bolton-Whitney-Brainard-Wolcott family of Cleveland, Ohio; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Henry G. — of Fremont, Dodge County, Neb. Republican. Postmaster at Fremont, Neb., 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  Wolcott, Henry Merrill (1879-1958) — also known as Henry M. Wolcott — of New York City (unknown county), N.Y.; Windsor, Windsor County, Vt. Born in Colchester, Chittenden County, Vt., November 8, 1879. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Santiago de Cuba, 1906-11; Mexico City, 1912-14; U.S. Consul in Havana, as of 1916; Lagos, as of 1917; Bilbao, 1919-24; Caracas, as of 1926-29; Adelaide, as of 1932; London, as of 1938. Died February 6, 1958 (age 78 years, 90 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Woodstock, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Elijah Wilbur Wolcott (1848-1916) and Ellen 'Nellie' (Kent) Wolcott (1858-1881); married, September 7, 1918, to Jessie Eleanor Lord (1877-1962); fifth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; first cousin six times removed of Roger Wolcott; second cousin thrice removed of Silas Wright, Jr.; second cousin five times removed of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr. (1726-1797).
  Political families: Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Bolton-Whitney-Brainard-Wolcott family of Cleveland, Ohio; Wolcott-Packwood-Griswold family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Henry R. — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1888 (member, Committee to Notify Nominees). Burial location unknown.
  Wolcott, Henry W. — of Norfolk, Va. Republican. Candidate for Virginia state attorney general, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Wolcott, Herbert Arthur (1862-1930) — also known as H. A. Wolcott — of Carthage, Jasper County, Mo. Born in Bellevue, Huron County, Ohio, May 27, 1862. Democrat. Hardware merchant; mining business; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jasper County 1st District, 1923-24. Episcopalian. Member, Elks; Lions. Died, from complications of heart disease, in Carthage, Jasper County, Mo., December 4, 1930 (age 68 years, 191 days). Interment at Park Cemetery, Carthage, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Mary Ann (Ford) Wolcott (1827-1864) and Thomas W. Wolcott (1831-1904); married, January 2, 1890, to Katherine Betts (1866-1932; suicide).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, James Lister (1840-1898) — also known as James L. Wolcott — of Kent County, Del. Born in Delaware, February 5, 1840. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1884; chancellor of Delaware court of chancery, 1892-95. Died in Dover, Kent County, Del., March 31, 1898 (age 58 years, 54 days). Interment at Lakeside Cemetery, Dover, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Josiah Wolcott (1793-1868) and Elizabeth (Dorman) Wolcott (1810-1883); married to Mary Mills Goodwin (1848-1931); father of Josiah Oliver Wolcott (1877-1938); grandfather of Daniel Fooks Wolcott.
  Political family: Wolcott family of Dover, Delaware.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Jesse Paine (1893-1969) — also known as Jesse P. Wolcott — of Port Huron, St. Clair County, Mich. Born in Gardner, Worcester County, Mass., March 3, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; St. Clair County Prosecuting Attorney, 1927-30; U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1931-57. Universalist or Congregationalist. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; Lions; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Odd Fellows; Elks; American Legion; Moose. Died in Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md., January 28, 1969 (age 75 years, 331 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Bradford Wolcott (1851-1924) and Lillis Betsy (Paine) Wolcott (1858-1953); married 1927 to Grace Aileen Sullivan (1887-1973).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, John J. — of Volney, Oswego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oswego County 2nd District, 1858; member of New York state senate 21st District, 1866-67. Burial location unknown.
  Wolcott, Josiah Oliver (1877-1938) — also known as Josiah O. Wolcott — of Dover, Kent County, Del. Born in Dover, Kent County, Del., October 31, 1877. Democrat. Lawyer; Delaware state attorney general, 1913-17; U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1917-21; resigned 1921; member of Democratic National Committee from Delaware, 1920-21; chancellor of Delaware court of chancery, 1921-38; died in office 1938. Methodist. Died in Dover, Kent County, Del., November 11, 1938 (age 61 years, 11 days). Interment at Lakeside Cemetery, Dover, Del.
  Relatives: Son of James Lister Wolcott (1840-1898) and Mary Mills (Goodwin) Wolcott (1848-1931); married to Mary Rebecca Fooks (1879-1956); father of Daniel Fooks Wolcott and Josiah Oliver Wolcott (1912-1944; First Officer with the Merchant Marine during World War II, lost at sea when his tugboat capsized).
  Political family: Wolcott family of Dover, Delaware.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, L. J. (b. 1849) — of Albion, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Eaton County, Mich., May 14, 1849. Democrat. Banker; mayor of Albion, Mich., 1887; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 1st District; elected 1910, 1914; defeated, 1918. Member, Odd Fellows; Knights of the Maccabees. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry B. Wolcott.
  Wolcott, Oliver, Sr. (1726-1797) — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., December 1, 1726. Delegate to Continental Congress from Connecticut, 1775-78, 1780-84; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1776-85; signer, Declaration of Independence, 1776; served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1786-96; Governor of Connecticut, 1796-97; died in office 1797. Congregationalist. Died in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., December 1, 1797 (age 71 years, 0 days). Interment at East Cemetery, Litchfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767) and Sarah (Drake) Wolcott (1686-1748); brother of Erastus Wolcott and Ursula Wolcott (who married Matthew Griswold (1714-1799)); married, January 21, 1755, to Laura Collins (1732-1794); father of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Mary Ann Wolcott (1765-1805; who married Chauncey Goodrich) and Frederick Wolcott; uncle of Roger Griswold; great-grandfather of Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); great-granduncle of John William Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott and Matthew Griswold (1833-1919); second great-granduncle of Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott; third great-granduncle of James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Selden Chapin; fourth great-granduncle of James Jermiah Wadsworth and Frederic Lincoln Chapin; fifth great-granduncle of James Wadsworth Symington; first cousin twice removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, William Wolcott Ellsworth and Henry Leavitt Ellsworth; first cousin thrice removed of Elisha Hunt Allen and George Washington Wolcott; first cousin four times removed of Edmund Holcomb, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, William Fessenden Allen and Frederick Hobbes Allen; first cousin five times removed of Judson H. Warner, Nelson Platt Wheeler, William Egbert Wheeler and Henry Augustus Wolcott; first cousin six times removed of Alexander Royal Wheeler; second cousin of William Pitkin; second cousin once removed of Daniel Pitkin; second cousin twice removed of Timothy Pitkin; second cousin thrice removed of Leveret Brainard, Edwin Carpenter Pinney and John Robert Graham Pitkin; second cousin four times removed of Joseph Pomeroy Root, George Griswold Sill (1829-1907), Frederick Walker Pitkin, George Buckingham Beecher, Luther S. Pitkin and Claude Carpenter Pinney; second cousin five times removed of Augustus Brandegee, George Frederick Stone, Clarence Horatio Pitkin, Carroll Peabody Pitkin, Caleb Seymour Pitkin, Harry Kear Wolcott, Eldred C. Pitkin, Henry Merrill Wolcott, Frances Payne Bolton and Harold B. Pinney; third cousin thrice removed of John Arnold Rockwell and Oliver Morgan Hungerford.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  The town of Wolcott, Vermont, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Wolcott, Oliver, Jr. (1760-1833) — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn.; New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., January 11, 1760. Connecticut state comptroller, 1788-90; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1795-1800; banker; Governor of Connecticut, 1817-27; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention, 1818. Congregationalist. Accused, by political adversaries in 1800, of setting fire to the State Department, and resigned from the Cabinet in protest against the investigation. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 1, 1833 (age 73 years, 141 days). Interment at East Cemetery, Litchfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Oliver Wolcott, Sr. and Laura (Collins) Wolcott; brother of Mary Ann Wolcott (1765-1805; who married Chauncey Goodrich) and Frederick Wolcott; nephew of Erastus Wolcott and Ursula Wolcott (1724-1788; who married Matthew Griswold (1714-1799)); grandson of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); granduncle of Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third great-grandson of William Leete; first cousin of Roger Griswold; first cousin twice removed of John William Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott and Matthew Griswold (1833-1919); first cousin thrice removed of Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott; first cousin four times removed of James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Selden Chapin; first cousin five times removed of James Jermiah Wadsworth and Frederic Lincoln Chapin; first cousin six times removed of James Wadsworth Symington; second cousin once removed of William Pitkin, Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, William Wolcott Ellsworth and Henry Leavitt Ellsworth; second cousin twice removed of Elisha Hunt Allen and George Washington Wolcott; second cousin thrice removed of Edmund Holcomb, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, William Fessenden Allen and Frederick Hobbes Allen; second cousin four times removed of Judson H. Warner, Nelson Platt Wheeler, William Egbert Wheeler and Henry Augustus Wolcott; second cousin five times removed of Alexander Royal Wheeler; third cousin of Daniel Pitkin; third cousin once removed of Enoch Woodbridge, Joseph Silliman (1756-1829) and Timothy Pitkin; third cousin twice removed of Leveret Brainard, Edwin Carpenter Pinney, Roger Calvin Leete and John Robert Graham Pitkin; third cousin thrice removed of Joseph Pomeroy Root, George Griswold Sill (1829-1907), Frederick Walker Pitkin, George Buckingham Beecher, Luther S. Pitkin and Claude Carpenter Pinney; fourth cousin of Benjamin Tallmadge, Elizur Goodrich, William Woodbridge and Joseph Silliman (1786?-1850); fourth cousin once removed of Frederick Augustus Tallmadge, Josiah C. Chittenden, Abel Madison Scranton, Frederick Enoch Woodbridge and Joseph Fitch Silliman.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: One Hundredth Anniversary (1919)
  Wolcott, Paul — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 49th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Wolcott, Reed M. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wolcott, Robert A. — of Owego, Tioga County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Owego, N.Y., 1960-81 (acting, 1960). Still living as of 1981.
  Wolcott, Roger (1679-1767) — of Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., 1679. Colonial Governor of Connecticut, 1750-54. Died in Windsor, Hartford County, Conn., May 17, 1767 (age about 87 years). Interment at Palisado Cemetery, Windsor, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Simon Wolcott (1624-1687) and Martha (Pitkin) Wolcott (1639-1719); married to Sarah Drake (1686-1748); father of Erastus Wolcott, Ursula Wolcott (1724-1788; who married Matthew Griswold (1714-1799)) and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; grandfather of Oliver Wolcott, Jr., Roger Griswold, Mary Ann Wolcott (1765-1805; who married Chauncey Goodrich) and Frederick Wolcott; granduncle of Abigail Wolcott (1756-1818; who married Oliver Ellsworth); great-granduncle of Samuel Clesson Allen, William Wolcott Ellsworth and Henry Leavitt Ellsworth; second great-grandfather of John William Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott, Matthew Griswold (1833-1919) and Roger Wolcott; second great-granduncle of Elisha Hunt Allen and George Washington Wolcott; third great-grandfather of Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott; third great-granduncle of Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, William Fessenden Allen and Frederick Hobbes Allen; fourth great-grandfather of James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Selden Chapin; fourth great-granduncle of Judson H. Warner and Henry Augustus Wolcott; fifth great-grandfather of James Jermiah Wadsworth and Frederic Lincoln Chapin; sixth great-grandfather of James Wadsworth Symington; first cousin once removed of William Pitkin; first cousin twice removed of Daniel Pitkin; first cousin thrice removed of Timothy Pitkin; first cousin four times removed of John Robert Graham Pitkin; first cousin five times removed of Edmund Holcomb, Joseph Pomeroy Root, George Griswold Sill (1829-1907), Frederick Walker Pitkin and Luther S. Pitkin; first cousin six times removed of Augustus Brandegee, George Frederick Stone, Clarence Horatio Pitkin, Carroll Peabody Pitkin, Caleb Seymour Pitkin, Harry Kear Wolcott, Eldred C. Pitkin and Henry Merrill Wolcott; first cousin seven times removed of Thomas Theodore Prentis, Frank Bosworth Brandegee and Ephraim Henry Cowles.
  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
  Wolcott, Roger (1847-1900) — of Massachusetts. Born July 13, 1847. Republican. Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1893-97; Governor of Massachusetts, 1896-1900. Died December 21, 1900 (age 53 years, 161 days). Interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Joshua Huntington Wolcott (1804-1891) and Cornelia (Frothingham) Wolcott (1824-1850); married to Edith Prescott (1853-1934); grandson of Frederick Wolcott; grandnephew of Oliver Wolcott, Jr.; great-grandson of Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; great-grandnephew of Erastus Wolcott and Ebenezer Huntington; second great-grandson of Roger Wolcott; fifth great-grandson of William Leete; sixth great-grandson of Thomas Welles; first cousin twice removed of Roger Griswold and Jabez Williams Huntington; first cousin five times removed of Benjamin Huntington; second cousin twice removed of John Davenport, James Davenport, Henry Huntington, Gurdon Huntington and Abel Huntington; second cousin thrice removed of William Pitkin and Samuel Huntington; second cousin four times removed of Joshua Coit and Samuel Gager; third cousin of John William Allen, James Samuel Wadsworth, Henry Titus Backus, Christopher Parsons Wolcott and Matthew Griswold (1833-1919); third cousin once removed of Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Theodore Davenport, Benjamin Nicoll Huntington, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott; third cousin twice removed of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799), Samuel H. Huntington, Augustus Seymour Porter (1769-1849), Daniel Pitkin, Peter Buell Porter, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr. and Selden Chapin; third cousin thrice removed of Enoch Woodbridge, Joseph Silliman, Samuel R. Gager, Samuel Austin Gager, James Jermiah Wadsworth and Frederic Lincoln Chapin; fourth cousin of Elisha Hunt Allen and George Washington Wolcott; fourth cousin once removed of Timothy Pitkin, Zina Hyde, Jr., Nathaniel Huntington, James Huntington, Augustus Seymour Porter (1798-1872), Edmund Holcomb, Peter Buell Porter, Jr., Elisha Mills Huntington, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, Peter Augustus Porter, William Fessenden Allen, Frederick Hobbes Allen (1858-1937) and Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wolcott, Roger — of Granby, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Granby; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wolcott, Sharon — of Surprise, Maricopa County, Ariz. Mayor of Surprise, Ariz., 2013. Still living as of 2014.
  Wolcott, Theodore — of Oregon. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oregon 1st District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wolcott, Thomas W. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wolcott, Wilfred B. — Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large, 1933. Burial location unknown.


WOLD (Soundex W430) — See also BAREWOLD, GRISWOLD, JENSWOLD, KNATWOLD, OUIALD, RABENWOLD, SLETWOLD, WALD, WALDE, WEILD, WELD, WILD, WILDE, WOLDANSKI, WOLDEN, WOLDERT, WOLDRIDGE, WYLDE.

  Wold, Carl A. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 47, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Wold, John L. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 61, 1907-08; member of Minnesota state senate 64th District, 1919-22. Burial location unknown.
  Wold, John Schiller (b. 1916) — also known as John S. Wold — of Casper, Natrona County, Wyo. Born in New Jersey, August 31, 1916. Republican. Member of Wyoming state legislature, 1950; candidate for U.S. Senator from Wyoming, 1964, 1970; U.S. Representative from Wyoming at-large, 1969-71. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


WOLDANSKI (Soundex W435) — See also BAREWOLD, BOGDANSKI, DANSKIN, DANSKY, GDANSKI, GRISWOLD, JENSWOLD, KNATWOLD, LANDOWSKI, MOLDAN, OLDANI, RABENWOLD, ROLDAN, SLETWOLD, SOLDANA, WOLD, WOLDEN, WOLDERT, WOLDRIDGE, ZOLDAN.

  Woldanski, Anthony J. (1911-1989) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born June 8, 1911. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan, 1956 (1st District), 1958 (14th District), 1960 (14th District), 1966 (14th District); candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 5th District, 1961; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 7th District, 1968, 1970; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1974 (2nd District), 1978 (1st District). Died in Rochester Hills, Oakland County, Mich., July 16, 1989 (age 78 years, 38 days). Burial location unknown.


WOLDEN (Soundex W435) — See also BAREWOLD, GRISWOLD, HOLDEN, JENSWOLD, KNATWOLD, LEDWON, LENWOOD, LOWDEN, OLDEN, RABENWOLD, SLETWOLD, WALDEN, WELDEN, WELDON, WILDEN, WOLD, WOLDANSKI, WOLDERT, WOLDRIDGE.

  Wolden, Charlie — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Wisconsin, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Wolden, Wayne — of Wadena, Wadena County, Minn. Mayor of Wadena, Minn.; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.


WOLDERT (Soundex W436) — See also ALDERTON, BAREWOLD, GRISWOLD, JENSWOLD, KNATWOLD, RABENWOLD, SLETWOLD, WALDHART, WOLD, WOLDANSKI, WOLDEN, WOLDRIDGE.

  Woldert, T. O. — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Texas, 1896. Burial location unknown.


WOLDRIDGE (Soundex W436) — See also ALDRIDGE, ALLDRIDGE, BALDRIDGE, BAREWOLD, BOLDRICK, ELDRIDGE, GOLDRICH, GOLDRICK, GOLDRING, GRISWOLD, HOLDRIDGE, JENSWOLD, KNATWOLD, MCGOLDRICK, OLDRIN, RABENWOLD, RIDGE, SLETWOLD, WOLD, WOLDANSKI, WOLDEN, WOLDERT, WOOLDRIDGE.

  Woldridge, Robert — of Trigg County, Ky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.


WOLEK (Soundex W420) — See also BOLEK, CIOLEK, HEATWOLE, HOLEKAMP, PACHOLEK, POPIOLEK, ROLEK, WOLENS, WOLESKE, WOLK, WOLKE.

  Wolek, Paul J. — of Essex County, N.J. Legalized Gambling Bonus candidate for New Jersey state senate from Essex County, 1963. Still living as of 1963.


WOLENS (Soundex W452) — See also BOLENS, ENSLOW, HEATWOLE, LENS, LOWNES, OLENS, OLENSLAGER, SMOLENSKI, WELLONS, WELSON, WILLENS, WOLEK, WOLESKE.

Steven D. Wolens Wolens, Steven Dennis — also known as Steven D. Wolens — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Texas state house of representatives 103rd District, 1983-2004. Jewish. Member, Lions. Still living as of 2008.
  Relatives: Married to Laura Miller (1962?-).
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail — Texas Legislators Past & Present
  Image source: Texas Legislative Reference Library


WOLESKE (Soundex W420) — See also BORLESKE, CELESKEY, ESKE, HEATWOLE, LESKER, MCCLESKEY, OLESKI, POLESKI, SHMELESKEY, VOLESKY, WALASKAY, WALESKA, WALEWSKI, WILOWSKI, WOLEK, WOLENS, WOLOSZYK, WOLSKI, WOLSKY.

  Woleske, Edward A. — of Wisconsin. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 30th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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