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WORTHINGTON (Soundex W635) — See also BARTHING, FARTHING, FROTHINGHAM, GATHINGS, LUTHINGER, MARTHINSEN, MARTHINUS, NAETHING, NETHING, NORTHINGTON, THING, THINGSTAD, WASHINGTON, WASHINGTONS, WETHINGTON, WHITHINGTON, WITHINGTON, WORTHING.

  WORTHINGTON: See also Walter C. Adams, Jr. — Gordon Handy Claude — Thomas Beale Dorsey — Worthington Estel Hagerman — John Worthington Hooker — Rufus King — Ralph Sidney Locher — Edward Worthington Pattison — George A. Pearre — George Alexander Pearre — Joseph Pearson — William Henry Philip — Hoffman Philip — William Worthington Russell — William Worthington Scranton III — John Thaxter Sims — Worthington Curtis Smith — Henry Endicott Stebbins — Herbert Worthington Taylor — Joseph Worthington White — Worthington Wright
  Worthington, Aaron — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1831. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Albert A. — of Buchanan, Berrien County, Mich. Born in Michigan. Republican. Postmaster at Buchanan, Mich., 1907-11. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Alma M. — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Anita — of Pushmataha County, Okla. Republican. Chair of Pushmataha County Republican Party, 2014. Female. Still living as of 2014.
  Worthington, Augustus S. — of District of Columbia. U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1884-88. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Bob See Robert Worthington
  Worthington, Brice T. B. — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Mayor of Annapolis, Md., 1851-52. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Bruce — of Vancouver, Clark County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Charles D. (b. 1928) — of South Brigantine, Atlantic County, N.J. Born April 12, 1928. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly 2nd District, 1974-75; Atlantic County Executive. Still living as of 1977.
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  Worthington, Daniel L. — of Utah. American Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Utah 1st District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Worthington, Denison (1806-1880) — of Summit, Waukesha County, Wis.; Madison, Dane County, Wis. Born in Colchester, New London County, Conn., March 4, 1806. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1852, 1854; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1855-56, 1858-61. Died in Denver, Colo., April 23, 1880 (age 74 years, 50 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Worthington (1766-1847) and Elizabeth (Hazard) Worthington; married, December 24, 1829, to Martha Searing (1808-1839); married, June 3, 1840, to Mary Ann LaGrange (1817-1856); married 1860 to Julia Proudfit (1823-1865).
  Worthington, Diane — of McLean, Fairfax County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Worthington, Dick — of Kingston, Kitsap County, Wash. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, E. L. — of Union, Franklin County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Franklin County, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Ed B. — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Sherbrooke, as of 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Eleanor D. — of Hartsville, Bucks County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Erastus — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Stationer; bookseller; postmaster at Brooklyn, N.Y., 1826-31. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Mrs. F. L. — of Miami, Ottawa County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Fannie — of Sterling, Whiteside County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1924, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Gail — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Worthington, H. F. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Middlesex County, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Henry Gaither (1828-1909) — also known as Henry G. Worthington — of San Francisco, Calif.; Austin, Lander County, Nev.; Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. Born in Cumberland, Allegany County, Md., February 9, 1828. Republican. Member of California state assembly 8th District, 1862-63; U.S. Representative from Nevada at-large, 1864-65; U.S. Minister to Argentina, 1868-69; Uruguay, 1868-69; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1873-77. Died in Washington, D.C., July 29, 1909 (age 81 years, 170 days). Interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Worthington, J. E. — of Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1924 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, J. L. — of Tahlequah, Cherokee Nation County, Indian Territory (now Cherokee County, Okla.). Postmaster at Tahlequah, Indian Territory, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, James T. — of Ross County, Ohio. Delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Ross County, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, John — U.S. Consul in Malta, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, John D. III — of Bel Air, Harford County, Md. Town commission chairman of Bel Air, Maryland, 1956-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, John I. — of Berryville, Carroll County, Ark.; Harrison, Boone County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1896 (alternate), 1916, 1920 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business); U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, 1909-13; candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 3rd District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, John R. — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Democrat. Postmaster at Orlando, Fla., 1857-59. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, John Tolley Hood (1788-1849) — also known as John T. H. Worthington — Born in Baltimore County, Md., November 1, 1788. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1822-26, 1836, 1844; U.S. Representative from Maryland, 1831-33, 1837-41 (5th District 1831-33, 3rd District 1837-41). Episcopalian. Died in Baltimore County, Md., April 27, 1849 (age 60 years, 177 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Baltimore County, Md.; reinterment at St. John's Episcopal Churchyard, Worthington Valley, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Worthington, Lorne R. — of Decatur County, Iowa. Iowa state auditor, 1965-66. Still living as of 1966.
  Worthington, Marvin Lee (1940-2000) — also known as Marvin L. Worthington; Pete Worthington — of Washington, Mason County, Ky. Born December 5, 1940. Engineer; farmer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1978-2000; died in office 2000. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Farm Bureau; Odd Fellows. Charged with drunken driving and speeding in Fayette County, Ky., in 1992; pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of reckless driving. Driving on U.S. Highway 68 while intoxicated, he crossed the center line and collided with another car; both he and the other driver (Sherri Commodore Chambers) were killed, near Mayslick, Mason County, Ky., October 12, 2000 (age 59 years, 312 days). Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Meg — of Smithville, Burlington County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Worthington, Nicholas Ellsworth (1836-1916) — of Illinois. Born in Virginia, 1836. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Illinois 10th District, 1883-87; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1888 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1892. Died in 1916 (age about 80 years). Interment at Springdale Cemetery, Peoria, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Worthington, Nicholas J. — U.S. Consular Agent in Johannesburg, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Olcott — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Postmaster at Colchester, Conn., 1857-61. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Pete See Marvin Lee Worthington
  Worthington, Rob — of Paris, Bourbon County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate for Kentucky state house of representatives 72nd District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Worthington, Robert — also known as Bob Worthington — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 24th District, 2000; candidate for Texas state house of representatives 70th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Worthington, Robert A. — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Mayor of Great Falls, Mont., 1983-85. Still living as of 1985.
  Worthington, Roland — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1882-85. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Sharon — of Carrboro, Orange County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1996, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Worthington, Thomas (1773-1827) — of Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio. Born in Charles Town, Jefferson County, Va. (now W.Va.), July 16, 1773. Democrat. Member of Northwest Territory House of Representatives, 1799-1803; delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Ross County, 1802; U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1803-07, 1810-14; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1807, 1821-22; Governor of Ohio, 1814-18; defeated, 1808, 1810. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 20, 1827 (age 53 years, 339 days). Original interment at Adena Estate Cemetery, Chillicothe, Ohio; reinterment at Grandview Cemetery, Chillicothe, Ohio.
  Relatives: Brother-in-law of Edward Tiffin; father of Sarah Ann Worthington (1800-1877; who married Edward King (1795-1836)); grandfather of Rufus King.
  Political family: King family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Worthington, Thomas — of Illinois. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Illinois, 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, Thomas Contee (1782-1847) — of Frederick, Frederick County, Md. Born near Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md., November 25, 1782. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; lawyer; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1818; U.S. Representative from Maryland 4th District, 1825-27; member of Maryland state executive council, 1831-33. Episcopalian. Died in Frederick, Frederick County, Md., April 12, 1847 (age 64 years, 138 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Md.
  Relatives: Grandnephew of Benjamin Contee (1755-1815).
  Political family: Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Worthington, Virgil F. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Acting postmaster at Flint, Mich., 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, William — of Coxton, Harlan County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Worthington, William G. D. — U.S. Consul in Buenos Aires, 1818-19. Burial location unknown.
  Worthington, William Jackson (1833-1914) — of Kentucky. Born in Pennsylvania, 1833. Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky, 1895-99. Died in 1914 (age about 81 years). Interment a private or family graveyard, Greenup County, Ky.
  Worthington, Wilmer — Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1864-69 (2nd District 1864, 5th District 1865-69). Burial location unknown.


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