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WOODCOCK (Soundex W322) — See also ADCOCK, ADCOX, COCK, GODCHARLES, GODCHAUX, GOODCELL, GOODCHILD, PIDCOCK, PODCASY, WOOD, WOODLOCK.

  WOODCOCK: See also Wilson Messer — Luther S. Pitkin
  Woodcock, Albert — U.S. Consul in Catania, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, Amos Walter Wright (1883-1964) — also known as Amos W. W. Woodcock — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Born in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md., 1883. Republican. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1920 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); U.S. Attorney for Maryland, 1927-31; director, U.S. Bureau of Prohibition, 1930-33; president, St. John's College, Annapolis, 1934-37. Died in 1964 (age about 81 years). Interment at Parsons Cemetery, Salisbury, Md.
  Woodcock, Charles Edward (1854-1940) — also known as Charles E. Woodcock — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born June 12, 1854. Republican. Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Kentucky, 1905-35; offered prayer, Republican National Convention, 1920. Episcopalian. Died March 12, 1940 (age 85 years, 274 days). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodcock, David (1785-1835) — of Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y. Born in Williamstown, Berkshire County, Mass., 1785. Democrat. Lawyer; postmaster at Ithaca, N.Y., 1809-21; member of New York state assembly, 1814-15, 1826 (Seneca County 1814-15, Tompkins County 1826); president, Cayuga Steamboat Company; U.S. Representative from New York, 1821-23, 1827-29 (20th District 1821-23, 25th District 1827-29). Died in Ithaca, Tompkins County, N.Y., September 18, 1835 (age about 50 years). Interment at City Cemetery, Ithaca, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodcock, E. C. — of Niles, Berrien County, Mich. Mayor of Niles, Mich., 1894-95. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, E. N. — People's candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, Frank — of Sitka, Alaska. Republican. Postmaster at Sitka, Alaska, 1901-04. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, George W. — of Mt. Carmel, Wabash County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Woodcock, James A. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 16th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Woodcock, Mrs. John — of Fort Benton, Chouteau County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1940, 1944 (member, Credentials Committee). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, John, Sr. — of Fort Benton, Chouteau County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, John S. — of Frederick County, Va. Delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Frederick County, 1788. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, Joseph — of Cliffside Park, Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Mayor of Cliffside Park, N.J., 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, Joseph C., Jr. — of Bergen County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1962-67; member of New Jersey state senate District 13, 1968-73; defeated, 1973; resigned 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Woodcock, Leonard Freel (1911-2001) — also known as Leonard Woodcock — of Grosse Pointe Park, Wayne County, Mich.; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Providence, Providence County, R.I., February 15, 1911. Democrat. Automobile worker; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1968; member of Wayne State University board of governors; elected 1959; president, United Auto Workers, 1970-77; candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976; U.S. Ambassador to China, 1979-81. Member, United Auto Workers; NAACP; American Civil Liberties Union. Died, of pulmonary complications, in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., January 16, 2001 (age 89 years, 336 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ernest Woodcock and Margaret (Freel) Woodcock; married 1941 to Lola A. Martin (divorced); married 1978 to Sharon Lee Tuohy.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Woodcock, M. P. — of Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Belfast, Maine, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, W. L. — of Tennessee. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Woodcock, William C., Jr. — of Ellicott City, Howard County, Md. Democrat. Candidate for Maryland state house of delegates District 14-B, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Woodcock, William M. — of Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn. Born in Tennessee. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 5th Tennessee District, 1879. Burial location unknown.


WOODDALL (Soundex W340) — See also ADLOW, ALLWOOD, CODDAIRE, DALL, DODDATO, GODDARD, GOODDING, GOODDMAN, LADOW, LIDDALL, MADDALONI, RODDA, RODDAN, SIDDALL, STODDARD, STODDART, WALDO, WOOD, WOODALL, WOODDELL.

  WOODDALL: See also Bantz Wooddall Craddock
  Wooddall, Matthew E. — of Jonesboro, Clayton County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


WOODDELL (Soundex W340) — See also DELL, DELLWO, DOWELL, ELLWOOD, ELWOOD, GOODDING, GOODDMAN, WOOD, WOODDALL, WOODELL, WOODLE.

  WOODDELL: See also Bantz Wooddall Craddock — William Sidney Wysong
  Wooddell, W. S. — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.


WOODELL (Soundex W340) — See also BODELL, CODELLA, DELL, DELLWO, DOODELL, DOWELL, ELLWOOD, ELWOOD, GOODELL, GOODELLE, HODELL, KNODELL, ODELL, PODELL, RODELL, WOOD, WOODALL, WOODDELL, WOODEN, WOODERSON, WOODLE.

  WOODELL: See also Clint Arlen Lauderdale
  Woodell, Alex — of Eunice, Lea County, N.M. Delegate to New Mexico state constitutional convention, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Woodell, J. W. — of Webster County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Webster County, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Woodell, W. L. — of Webster Springs, Webster County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Webster County Democratic Party, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Woodell, William J. — of Pocahontas County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Pocahontas County, 1872-76. Burial location unknown.


WOODEN (Soundex W350) — See also DOWEN, GOODEN, GOODENBERGER, GOODENOUGH, GOODENOW, HOODENPYL, HOODENPYLE, ODEN, WEDON, WEEDON, WOOD, WOODELL, WOODERSON, WOODIN, WOOTEN.

  WOODEN: See also Nathan Edward Kendall
  Wooden, Charles H. — of Lamar, Prowers County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wooden, F. M. — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Democrat. Mayor of Tulsa, Okla., 1912-16. Burial location unknown.
  Wooden, Frederick G. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Third Hampden District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Wooden, George D. — of Sigourney, Keokuk County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Wooden, Herbert R. — of Westminster, Carroll County, Md. Dry candidate for delegate to Maryland convention to ratify 21st amendment 2nd District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Wooden, Herman — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; Plymouth Meeting, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1996, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wooden, Jerry — of Gosport, Owen County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wooden, Michael W. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 36th District; elected 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Wooden, Morris — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Indiana state auditor, 1994-98. Still living as of 1998.
  Wooden, Shawn — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wooden, William R. — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Member of Michigan Gold Democratic State Central Committee, 1899; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1908. Burial location unknown.


WOODERSON (Soundex W362) — See also BRODERSEN, BRODERSON, FOODER, GOODERHAM, GOODERSON, SODERSTROM, WOODELL, WOODEN.

  WOODERSON: See also Lawrence Wooderson Lamb


WOODFALL (Soundex W314) — See also FALL, GOLDFARB, GOODFELLOW, GOODFRIEND, LANDFAIR, OLDFATHER, WOOD, WOODALL, WOODFILL, WOODFIN, WOODFORD, WOODFORK.

  Woodfall, Colin C. — U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOODFILL (Soundex W314) — See also BODFISH, FILL, GOODFELLOW, GOODFRIEND, WOOD, WOODFALL, WOODFIN, WOODFORD, WOODFORK, WOODLIFF.

  Woodfill, E. W. — of Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Cattaraugus County, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Woodfill, James W. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 57, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Woodfill, Jared — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004, 2008, 2012 (alternate). Still living as of 2012.
  Woodfill, Web — of Greensburg, Decatur County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1912. Burial location unknown.


WOODFIN (Soundex W315) — See also BODFISH, GOODFELLOW, GOODFRIEND, WOOD, WOODFALL, WOODFILL, WOODFORD, WOODFORK, WOODIN.

  Woodfin, Henry G. — of Macon County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Macon County, 1858-59, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Woodfin, Jane D. — of East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Woodfin, Randall — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Mayor of Birmingham, Ala., 2017-. Still living as of 2018.


WOODFORD (Soundex W316) — See also FORD, GOODFELLOW, GOODFRIEND, WADFORD, WOOD, WOODFALL, WOODFILL, WOODFIN, WOODFORK.

  WOODFORD: See also Woodford F. Axton — Mrs. Woodford H. Dulaney, Jr. — Woodford F. May — Woodford Maybry — Woodford Allen Yerxa
  Woodford, (need first name) — of Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state senate 7th District; elected 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Woodford, A. D. — of near Philippi, Barbour County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Barbour County Democratic Party, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Woodford, Archer (1899-1955) — of Kentucky. Born in Paris, Bourbon County, Ky., June 11, 1899. U.S. Vice Consul in Sao Paulo, as of 1924; Rio de Janeiro, as of 1927; Puerto Cortes, as of 1929; Berlin, as of 1932; U.S. Consul in Berlin, as of 1935; Maracaibo, 1936-39; Hamburg, 1940-41; Luanda, as of 1943-44. Died September 10, 1955 (age 56 years, 91 days). Interment at Paris Cemetery, Paris, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Walker Woodford (1858-1940) and Alice (Brooks) Woodford (1858-1925); married, July 29, 1936, to Edith M. Pauli; first cousin five times removed of John Walker, Matthew Clay, Green Clay and Francis Walker; first cousin six times removed of George Washington; second cousin four times removed of Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), Henry Clay, Porter Clay and Cassius Marcellus Clay; second cousin five times removed of Bushrod Washington; third cousin once removed of Oliver Carroll Clay; third cousin thrice removed of Thomas Walker Gilmer, Thomas Hart Clay, Henry Clay, Jr. and James Brown Clay.
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Demarest-Meriwether family of New Jersey; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut; Washington family; Clay family of Kentucky (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodford, Arthur Burnham (1861-1946) — also known as Arthur B. Woodford — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Winsted, Winchester, Litchfield County, Conn., October 7, 1861. Republican. School headmaster; candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1912. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., November 3, 1946 (age 85 years, 27 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of John Woodford (1831-1904) and Laura Clarene (Burnham) Woodford (1840-1925); married, August 19, 1885, to Margaret Cornelia Bowditch (1859-1932); first cousin four times removed of Noah Phelps; second cousin twice removed of Amos Pettibone; second cousin thrice removed of Elisha Phelps; third cousin once removed of Asahel Pierson Case and Donald Barr Chidsey; third cousin twice removed of Orsamus Cook Merrill, Timothy Merrill, Norman A. Phelps and John Smith Phelps; third cousin thrice removed of Augustus Pettibone, Hezekiah Case and Rufus Pettibone; fourth cousin of Nelson Platt Wheeler, William Egbert Wheeler and Rowland Case Kellogg; fourth cousin once removed of Farrand Fassett Merrill (1814-1859), William Walter Phelps, Clarence Roland Hotchkiss and Alexander Royal Wheeler.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Murphy-Merrill family of Harbor Beach, Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodford, C. Frederic See Clarence Frederic Woodford
  Woodford, Charles — of DuPage County, Ill. Illinois state treasurer, 1970-71. Still living as of 1971.
  Woodford, Clarence Frederic (1879-1979) — also known as C. Frederic Woodford — of Newington, Hartford County, Conn.; Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn.; Avon, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn., September 24, 1879. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Avon, 1937-40. Died in Pinellas County, Fla., June 5, 1979 (age 99 years, 254 days). Interment at Cider Brook Cemetery, Avon, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Frederic Gustavus Woodford (1848-1880) and Isabel (Bull) Woodford (1854-1883); married, June 30, 1894, to Elsie Prince Bishop (1883-1953).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodford, Ernest Harvey (1855-1934) — also known as Ernest H. Woodford — of Unionville, Farmington, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Avon, Hartford County, Conn., February, 1855. Republican. Lumber dealer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Farmington, 1923-28. Died in 1934 (age about 79 years). Interment at West Avon Cemetery, Avon, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Alma (Chidsey) Woodford (1813-1891) and Harvey Woodford (c.1814-1888); married to Jennie W. Nettleton (1863-1892); married, May 3, 1894, to Jennie Woodward Plumb (1871-1947); sixth great-grandnephew of Thomas Welles; second cousin once removed of Willis Case Chidsey (1868-1957); second cousin twice removed of Donald Barr Chidsey; second cousin thrice removed of Simeon Baldwin; third cousin of Charles Page; third cousin once removed of Lemuel Stetson; third cousin twice removed of Joseph Chidsey, Roger Sherman Baldwin and George Henry Augur; third cousin thrice removed of Josiah Cowles and Philip Frisbee; fourth cousin of Charles Francis Chidsey and Samuel Russell Chidsey; fourth cousin once removed of Simeon Eben Baldwin, Dwight Oscar Whedon and Thomas McKeen Chidsey.
  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
  Woodford, Francis — of Avon, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Avon, 1834; member of Connecticut state senate 3rd District, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Woodford, Frederic See Clarence Frederic Woodford
  Woodford, George F. — of Bloomfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. First selectman of Bloomfield, Connecticut, 1920, 1922; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bloomfield; defeated, 1912; elected 1922, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Woodford, George R. — of Mansfield, Spink County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1917-20 (33rd District 1917-18, 31st District 1919-20). Burial location unknown.
  Woodford, H. G. — of Glenville, Gilmer County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Gilmer County Democratic Party, 1940-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodford, Harry A. (born c.1863) — of Broad Brook, East Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Born in England, about 1863. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Windsor, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Woodford, Joseph M. — of Randolph County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Randolph County, 1933-34; appointed 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Woodford, Marjorie M. — of Marlborough, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Marlborough, 1939-40. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodford, Prescott H. (1851-1937) — of Avon, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Avon, Hartford County, Conn., 1851. Progressive. Farmer; first selectman of Avon, Connecticut, 1901; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Avon, 1913-14; candidate in inconclusive election 1912; defeated, 1914. Died in 1937 (age about 86 years). Interment at East Avon Cemetery, Avon, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Laura Seeley (1855-1944).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Woodford, Robert C. — of Marlborough, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Marlborough; elected 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Stewart L. Woodford Woodford, Stewart Lyndon (1835-1913) — also known as Stewart L. Woodford — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., September 3, 1835. Republican. Lawyer; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1867-68; candidate for Governor of New York, 1870; Presidential Elector for New York, 1872; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1872, 1880 (alternate), 1908; U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1873-74; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1877-83; U.S. Minister to Spain, 1897-98. Member, Delta Psi; Loyal Legion. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 14, 1913 (age 77 years, 164 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Stamford, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Josiah Curtis Woodford and Susan (Terry) Woodford; married, October 15, 1857, to Julia Evelyn Capen; married, September 26, 1900, to Isabel Hansen; cousin *** of Frederick Chauncey Tanner (1878-1963).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: William C. Roberts, Leading Orators (1884)
  Woodford, William — of Paris, Bourbon County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 72nd District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Woodford, Zerah — of Avon, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Avon, 1837. Burial location unknown.


WOODFORK (Soundex W316) — See also FORKER, FORKNER, GOODFELLOW, GOODFRIEND, PITCHFORK, WOOD, WOODFALL, WOODFILL, WOODFIN, WOODFORD.

  Woodfork, Donna — of Denton, Denton County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Denton, Tex., 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


WOODGEARD (Soundex W326) — See also BLOODGOOD, GOODGAME.

  Woodgeard, Gerald — of Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


WOODHEAD (Soundex W330) — See also BROADHEAD, BRODHEAD, GOODHEART, HEAD, REDHEAD, REIDHEAD, WOOD, WOODHOUSE, WOODHULL, WOODHURST.

  Woodhead, Consuelo S. — of Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Woodhead, Mrs. Elmer — of Kentucky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Woodhead, John — of Falmouth, Pendleton County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Woodhead, Royal S. — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodhead, William H. (b. 1860) — of North Adams, Berkshire County, Mass. Born in Schenectady, Schenectady County, N.Y., September 17, 1860. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives First Berkshire District, 1904-06. Burial location unknown.


WOODHOUSE (Soundex W320) — See also GOODHOPE, HOUSE, SEEDHOUSE, WIDDIS, WIDDOES, WOODHEAD, WOODHULL, WOODHURST, WOODIS, WOODS, WOODUS.

  WOODHOUSE: See also Zebulon Reed Brockway — Daniel L. Crossman — William Philip Quish
Chase Going Woodhouse Woodhouse, Chase Going (1890-1984) — also known as Chase Going; Mrs. E. J. Woodhouse — of New London, New London County, Conn.; Baltic, Sprague, New London County, Conn. Born in Victoria, British Columbia, of American parents, March 3, 1890. Democrat. Economist; college professor; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1940, 1944; secretary of state of Connecticut, 1941-43; U.S. Representative from Connecticut 2nd District, 1945-47, 1949-51; defeated, 1946, 1950; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention 2nd District, 1965. Female. Member, League of Women Voters; American Association of University Women; Altrusa; Pi Lambda Theta; Kappa Delta Pi. Died in New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn., December 12, 1984 (age 94 years, 284 days). Cremated.
  Relatives: Daughter of Seymour Going and Harriet (Jackson) Going; married to E. J. Woodhouse.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Connecticut Register and Manual 1950
  Woodhouse, David R. — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wethersfield; elected 1930, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Woodhouse, Mrs. E. J. See Chase Going Woodhouse
  Woodhouse, Edward J. — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Democrat. Mayor of Northampton, Mass., 1924; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Woodhouse, Frederick B. — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. First selectman of Wethersfield, Connecticut, 1947-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodhouse, James M. (born c.1882) — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn., about 1882. Republican. Insurance business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wethersfield, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.
  Woodhouse, Jonathan — of Princess Anne County, Va. (now Virginia Beach, Va.). Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Princess Anne County, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Woodhouse, Joyce — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Woodhouse, Louise E. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Woodhouse, William — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1932. Burial location unknown.


WOODHULL (Soundex W340) — See also GOODHUE, HULL, TODHUNTER, WOOD, WOODHEAD, WOODHOUSE, WOODHURST, WOODUL.

  WOODHULL: See also Lewis Condict — Nathaniel Woodhull Howell — Nathaniel Woodhull Howell
  Woodhull, Caleb Smith (1792-1866) — also known as Caleb S. Woodhull — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Miller Place, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., February 26, 1792. Whig. Mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1849-51. Died in Miller Place, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., July 16, 1866 (age 74 years, 140 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Port Jefferson, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Merritt Smith Woodhull (1748-1815) and Mary (Davis) Woodhull (1757-1840); married to Harriet Fardon (1798-1865); third cousin of Canning H. Woodhull (1826-1872; who married Victoria California Claflin); third cousin once removed of Dwight Townsend (1826-1899).
  Political family: Woodhull family of New York City, New York.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Woodhull, Jesse (1735-1795) — of Orange County, N.Y. Born in Setauket, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y., February 10, 1735. Member of New York council of appointment, 1777; member of New York state senate Middle District, 1779-81; delegate to New York convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Orange County, 1788; Presidential Elector for New York, 1792. Died in Orange County, N.Y., February 4, 1795 (age 59 years, 359 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Orange County, N.Y.; reinterment at Cemetery of the Highlands, Highland Mills, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Hester Dubois.
  Woodhull, Robert B. — of Dover, Morris County, N.J. Mayor of Dover, N.J., 1961-62. Still living as of 1962.
  Woodhull, Victoria (1838-1927) — also known as Victoria California Claflin — Born in Homer, Licking County, Ohio, September 23, 1838. Candidate for President of the United States, 1872, 1888 (Equal Rights). Female. Inducted, National Women's Hall of Fame, 2001. Died in Bredon's Norton, Worcester (now Bredon, Worcestershire), England, June 9, 1927 (age 88 years, 259 days). Cremated; ashes scattered in English Channel; cenotaph at Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England.
  Relatives: Daughter of Reuben Buckman Claflin (1796-1885) and Roxanna (Hummel) Claflin (1804-1889); married to Canning H. Woodhull (1825-1872; third cousin of Caleb Smith Woodhull (1792-1866)), James Harvey Blood (1833-1885) and John Biddulph Martin (1841-1897).
  Political family: Woodhull family of New York City, New York.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — National Women's Hall of Fame
  Woodhull, William — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1776-77; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Morris County, 1787. Burial location unknown.


WOODHURST (Soundex W362) — See also BRADHURST, BROADHURST, GOODHUE, HURST, LINDHURST, MADHURI, TODHUNTER, WOODHEAD, WOODHOUSE, WOODHULL.

  Woodhurst, Archie (1904-1972) — of Spring Arbor, Jackson County, Mich. Born August 9, 1904. Member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1951-53; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1952, 1960; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Jackson County 2nd District, 1956; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1958. Died in Jackson, Jackson County, Mich., July 12, 1972 (age 67 years, 338 days). Burial location unknown.


WOODIN (Soundex W350) — See also GOODIER, GOODIN, GOODING, INWOOD, MOODIE, ODIN, WOOD, WOODEN, WOODFIN, WOODING, WOODIS, WOODITCH.

  WOODIN: See also Charles Francis Chidsey — Lee Monroe
  Woodin, Glenn W. — of Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Dunkirk, N.Y., 1922-23. Burial location unknown.
  Woodin, Will See William Hartman Woodin
  Woodin, William B. — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 3rd District, 1855; member of New York state senate, 1870-77, 1880-81 (25th District 1870-77, 26th District 1880-81). Burial location unknown.
  Woodin, William Hartman (1868-1934) — also known as William H. Woodin; Will Woodin — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Berwick, Columbia County, Pa., May 27, 1868. President, American Car and Foundry Company, manufacturer of railroad freight cars; music composer; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1933. Presbyterian. Member, Lions; Union League. Died, from a throat infection and nephritis, in the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 3, 1934 (age 65 years, 341 days). Entombed at Pine Grove Cemetery, Berwick, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Clement Woodin.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial


WOODING (Soundex W352) — See also CODINGTON, DING, GODING, GODWIN, GOODIER, GOODIN, GOODING, GOODWIN, MOODIE, WEDDING, WEEDING, WOOD, WOODIN, WOODIS, WOODITCH, WOODRING.

  WOODING: See also George Harrison Hall — Lawson Wooding Hall — John Webster Sanford, Jr.
  Wooding, Philo S. — of Sherman, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sherman, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Wooding, Raymond F. — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Wallingford, 1930, 1932, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Wooding, Richard Lee — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wooding, William L. (born c.1869) — of Bethany, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Bethany, New Haven County, Conn., about 1869. Republican. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethany, 1917-18; defeated, 1912. Burial location unknown.


WOODIS (Soundex W320) — See also BODISH, GLODIS, GOODIER, GOODIN, GOODING, LEODIS, LODIS, MODISETTE, MODISTTE, MOODIE, ODIS, ODISE, WIDDIS, WIDDOES, WOOD, WOODHOUSE, WOODIN, WOODING, WOODITCH, WOODS, WOODUS.

  Woodis, Hunter (d. 1855) — of Norfolk, Va. Mayor of Norfolk, Va., 1853-54, 1855; died in office 1855. Died in 1855. Burial location unknown.


WOODITCH (Soundex W332) — See also BOWDITCH, CHITWOOD, DITCH, DITCHEN, DITCHEY, EPAPHRODITUS, GOODIER, GOODIN, GOODING, HILDITCH, MOODIE, NIDITCH, WOOD, WOODIN, WOODING, WOODIS.

  Wooditch, Joseph — of Luzerne, Luzerne County, Pa. Burgess of Luzerne, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


WOODKA (Soundex W320) — See also FELDKAMP, GOODKNIGHT, HEIDKAMP, RADKA, TALVADKAR, WEADOCK, WEDICK, WEEDICK, WIDDICK, WOOD, WOODA, WUDKE.

  Woodka, Joseph See S. Joseph Woodka
  Woodka, S. Joseph — of Mt. Pleasant, Isabella County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 24th Senatorial District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.


WOODLAND (Soundex W345) — See also GOODLAND, GOODLANDER, GOODLATTE, LAND, ODLAND, WIDLAND, WOOD, WOODLARD, WOODLE, WOODLEY, WOODLIFF, WOODLOCK.

  WOODLAND: See also John Woodland Crisfield
  Woodland, Frank H. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Woodland, John C. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1952 (alternate), 1956 (alternate), 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodland, Richard — of Rexburg, Madison County, Idaho. Mayor of Rexburg, Idaho, 2009-. Still living as of 2014.


WOODLARD (Soundex W346) — See also GOODLAND, GOODLANDER, GOODLATTE, LARD, MEDLAR, ODLAND, PEDLAR, SEDLAR, WOOD, WOODARD, WOODLAND, WOODLE, WOODLEY, WOODLIFF, WOODLOCK, WOOLARD.

  Woodlard, Clarence C. — U.S. Vice Consul in Cape Hatien, as of 1922. Burial location unknown.


WOODLE (Soundex W340) — See also DELLWO, DOWELL, ELLWOOD, ELWOOD, GOODLETT, GOODLETTE, HOODLEY, ODLE, TOODLE, WADDLE, WEDDLE, WEDL, WIDLE, WOOD, WOODDELL, WOODELL, WOODLAND, WOODLARD, WOODLEY, WOODLIFF, WOODLOCK.

  Woodle, Alex See Alexander Hamilton Woodle
  Woodle, Alexander Hamilton — also known as Alex Woodle — of Greenwood, Greenwood County, S.C. Mayor of Greenwood, S.C., 1953; member of South Carolina state senate from Greenwood County, 1957-59; resigned 1959; postmaster at Greenwood, S.C., 1959. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Alexander Hamilton


WOODLEY (Soundex W340) — See also BODLEY, GODLEY, GOODLETT, GOODLETTE, HOODLEY, TOODLE, WADLEIGH, WADLEY, WADLOW, WOOD, WOODLAND, WOODLARD, WOODLE, WOODLIFF, WOODLOCK, WOOLEY.

  Woodley, Edmund E. — of Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Woodley, Fred See T. Fred Woodley
  Woodley, Gerald (born c.1947) — of New Ulm, Brown County, Minn. Born about 1947. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Woodley, T. — U.S. Consular Agent in Corfu, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Woodley, T. Fred — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 21st District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woodley, W. T. See William Thomas Woodley
  Woodley, William Thomas (b. 1873) — also known as W. T. Woodley — of Tyner, Chowan County, N.C. Born in Chowan County, N.C., 1873. Democrat. Farmer; real estate agent; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1903-04; member of North Carolina state senate 1st District, 1913-14. Episcopalian. Member, Modern Woodmen of America. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of W. T. Woodley and Mary Isabella (Parker) Woodley; married 1905 to Margaret Pretlow.
  Woodley, Willis — of Gates County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Gates County, 1804. Burial location unknown.


WOODLIFF (Soundex W341) — See also CODLING, CONDLIFFE, GOODLIFFE, GOODLING, LIFF, MODLIN, ODLIN, RODLIFF, WOOD, WOODFILL, WOODLAND, WOODLARD, WOODLE, WOODLEY, WOODLOCK.

  Woodliff, A. L. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1892. Burial location unknown.


WOODLOCK (Soundex W342) — See also FREDLOCK, GARDLOCK, GODLOVE, GOODLOE, GOODLOVE, LOCK, LOCKWOOD, MEDLOCK, SADLOCH, SHEDLOCK, TADLOCK, WEIDLICH, WOOD, WOODCOCK, WOODLAND, WOODLARD, WOODLE, WOODLEY, WOODLIFF.

  Woodlock, Thomas F. — of New York. Member, Interstate Commerce Commission, 1925-30. Burial location unknown.


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