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WOODBURY (Soundex W316) — See also BRADBURY, BURY, GOODBAR, GOODBARY, GOODBODY, GOODBREAD, GOODBY, MEDBURY, PADBURY, WOOD, WOODBRIDGE, WOODBURN.

  WOODBURY: See also Woodbury Holt Apgar — Jesse Bunton Baxter — Gist Blair — Woodbury K. Dana — Woodbury Davis — Woodbury A. Ham — Joseph Woodbury Howard — Clinton Woodbury Howard — Hiram Augustus Huse — Woodbury Langdon — Woodbury G. Love — Woodbury L. Melcher — Woodbury H. Polleys — Woodbury L. Rand — Byron Delos Shear
  Woodbury, Alvin D. — of Highland Lake, Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at Duck Pond, Maine, 1889; Highland Lake, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Bruce L. — of Boulder City, Clark County, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 2004, 2008 (delegation chair). Still living as of 2008.
  Woodbury, C. H. B. See Charles Henry Bowman Woodbury
  Woodbury, Caleb — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Charles E. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Manchester 2nd Ward; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Charles Henry Bowman (1823-1899) — also known as C. H. B. Woodbury — of Dover (now part of Dover-Foxcroft), Piscataquis County, Maine. Born in Durham, Androscoggin County, Maine, May 15, 1823. Republican. Dry goods merchant; postmaster at Dover, Maine, 1861; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1868. Died in Dover (now part of Dover-Foxcroft), Piscataquis County, Maine, December 7, 1899 (age 76 years, 206 days). Interment at Dover Cemetery, Dover-Foxcroft, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of James Woodbury (1793-1872) and Rebecca (Sydleman) Woodbury (1795-1867); married, February 15, 1849, to Elizabeth Tower (1818-1852); married, September 23, 1854, to Lucinda Buswell Tower (1829-1900).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodbury, Charles I. — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Nashua 1st Ward; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Charles Levi (1820-1898) — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H., May 22, 1820. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1856; U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, 1857-61; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1880 (member, Resolutions Committee). Member, Freemasons. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 1, 1898 (age 78 years, 40 days). Interment at Harmony Grove Cemetery, Portsmouth, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Levi Woodbury and Elizabeth (Clapp) Woodbury (1796-1873); brother of Mary Elizabeth Woodbury (1821-1887; who married Montgomery Blair); uncle of Gist Blair; first cousin once removed of Gordon Woodbury (1863-1924) and Charlotte Eliza Woodbury.
  Political families: Chandler-Hale family of Portland, Maine; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts; Starkweather-Pendleton family of Preston, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodbury, Charlotte (1875-1964) — also known as Charlotte Osborne; Mrs. John L. Woodbury — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., July 24, 1875. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1928. Female. Member, Daughters of the American Revolution; United Daughters of the Confederacy. Died in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., March 7, 1964 (age 88 years, 227 days). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  Relatives: Daughter of Thomas DeCourcy Osborne (1844-1925) and Christina Charlotte (Ray) Osborne (1851-1932); married 1899 to John Leonard Woodbury (1868-1936).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodbury, Charlotte Eliza (1873-1966) — also known as Charlotte E. Woodbury — of Bedford, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Methuen, Essex County, Mass., March 28, 1873. Democrat. Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1940. Female. Died August 14, 1966 (age 93 years, 139 days). Interment at Bedford Center Cemetery, Bedford, N.H.
  Relatives: Daughter of George Edwin Woodbury and Harriette Emily (Reed) Woodbury; married, April 18, 1894, to Gordon Woodbury (1863-1924); grandniece of Levi Woodbury; first cousin once removed of Charles Levi Woodbury; second cousin of Gist Blair.
  Political families: Chandler-Hale family of Portland, Maine; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts; Starkweather-Pendleton family of Preston, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodbury, Daniel — of Peabody, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Peabody, Mass., 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Dwight — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 4, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, E. B. — of Ashtabula County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Ashtabula County, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Eben — of Houlton, Aroostook County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at Houlton, Maine, 1883, 1893; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Edmund C. — of Winnetka, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Winnetka, Illinois, 2005-07. Still living as of 2007.
  Woodbury, Edward B. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 17th District, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
Egburt E. Woodbury Woodbury, Egburt E. (b. 1861) — of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Born in Cherry Creek, Chautauqua County, N.Y., March 29, 1861. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1891-93 (Chautauqua County 2nd District 1891-92, Chautauqua County 1893); Chautauqua County Surrogate, 1901; New York state attorney general, 1915-17; resigned 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York State Legislative Souvenir (1893)
  Woodbury, Ethel — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Nevada, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Woodbury, Frank E. — of Bow, Merrimack County, N.H. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Bow; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Frank Perce (1850-1916) — also known as Frank P. Woodbury — of Salem, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in 1850. Member of New Hampshire state senate 20th District, 1891-92. Died in 1916 (age about 66 years). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Salem, N.H.
  Presumably named for: Franklin Pierce
G. B. Woodbury Woodbury, G. B. — of Glendale, Los Angeles County, Calif. City president of Glendale, California, 1918-19; resigned 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Glendale Public Library
  Woodbury, Gordon (1863-1924) — of Bedford, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in New York, September 17, 1863. Democrat. Farmer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 1st District, 1916; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1920. Died in Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H., June 17, 1924 (age 60 years, 274 days). Interment at Bedford Center Cemetery, Bedford, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Freeman Perkins Woodbury (1831-1886) and Harriet Ann (McGaw) Woodbury (1832-1907); married, April 18, 1894, to Charlotte Eliza Woodbury; grandnephew of Levi Woodbury; second great-grandson of Matthew Thornton; first cousin once removed of Charles Levi Woodbury; second cousin of Gist Blair; third cousin once removed of Zachariah Chandler; third cousin thrice removed of Luther Lawrence and Abbott Lawrence (1792-1855); fourth cousin of Isaac Stuart Raymond; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Courtney Pinkney Holden, Ebenezer Gregg Danforth Holden, Winfield Scott Holden, Frederick William Holden and Frederick Hale.
  Political families: Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts; Lawrence-Andrew-Rodney-Parrish family of Adel, Georgia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodbury, Greg — of North Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 32nd District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Woodbury, H. B. (d. 1895) — of Jefferson, Ashtabula County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Ashtabula County, 1873; circuit judge in Ohio 7th Circuit, 1885-95; died in office 1895. Died December 20, 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, J. A. — of Greeley, Weld County, Colo. Mayor of Greeley, Colo., 1890-91. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, James P. — of Carson City, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Jesse — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1833 from District of Liberty, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, John — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, John — of Salem, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 3rd District, 1836-38. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, John F. — Greenback candidate for Governor of New Hampshire, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Mrs. John L. See Charlotte Woodbury
  Woodbury, John S. — of Cedar City, Iron County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Josiah — of Beverly, Essex County, Mass. Postmaster at Beverly, Mass., 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Levi (1789-1851) — of Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Francestown, Hillsborough County, N.H., December 22, 1789. Democrat. Lawyer; justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1816-23; Governor of New Hampshire, 1823-24; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1825; Speaker of the New Hampshire State House of Representatives, 1825; U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1825-31, 1841-45; resigned 1845; U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1831-34; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1834-41; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1845-51; died in office 1851; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1848. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H., September 4, 1851 (age 61 years, 256 days). Interment at Harmony Grove Cemetery, Portsmouth, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Woodbury (1767-1824) and Mary (Woodbury) Woodbury (1769-1839); married to Elizabeth Williams Clapp; father of Charles Levi Woodbury and Mary Elizabeth Woodbury (1821-1887; who married Montgomery Blair); grandfather of Gist Blair; granduncle of Gordon Woodbury (1863-1924) and Charlotte Eliza Woodbury; fourth cousin once removed of Isaac Stuart Raymond.
  Political families: Chandler-Hale family of Portland, Maine; Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Holden-Davis-Lawrence-Garcelon family of Massachusetts; Starkweather-Pendleton family of Preston, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Woodbury County, Iowa is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodbury, Marjorie S. — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Manchester 3rd Ward; elected 1938. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, N. F. — of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Auburn, Maine, 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Nathan L. — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Democrat. Postmaster at Portland, Maine, 1845-49, 1853-57. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Orion L. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Peter — of Francestown, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 7th District, 1832-34. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Peter (1899-1970) — of New Hampshire. Born in 1899. State court judge in New Hampshire, 1932; justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1933-41; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1941-64. Died in 1970 (age about 71 years). Interment at Bedford Center Cemetery, Bedford, N.H.
  Woodbury, Peter P. — of Bedford, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 3rd District, 1851-53. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Urban Andrain (1838-1915) — also known as Urban A. Woodbury — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Born in Acworth, Sullivan County, N.H., July 11, 1838. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; wounded at the Battle of First Bull Run, and lost his right arm; lumber business; cotton manufacturer; hotel owner; mayor of Burlington, Vt., 1885-86; Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1888-90; Governor of Vermont, 1894-96. Congregationalist. Died in Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt., April 15, 1915 (age 76 years, 278 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, Vt.
  Relatives: Married to Pauline L. Darling (1842-1934).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodbury, Val — of Alhambra, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Alhambra, Calif., 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, Verne G. — of Shiawassee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Shiawassee County, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Woodbury, William — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1859. Burial location unknown.


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