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WORTHY (Soundex W630) — See also AXWORTHY, CLATHWORTHY, CLATWORTHY, CLOTWORTHY, DAGWORTHY, ESWORTHY, GOLDSWORTHY, KENWORTHY, LANGWORTHY, MUXWORTHY, NARSWORTHY, NORSWORTHY, NOSWORTHY, WARTHA, WORT, WORTH, WORTHEY.

  WORTHY: See also Worthy L. Churchill — Worthy A. Circle — Union Lee Spence — Benjamin Worthy Stevens
  Worthy, A. N. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Worthy, Helen A. — of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Worthy, James C. — of Winnetka, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Worthy, Jerlene — of Ewing, Mercer County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Worthy, Kym L. — of Wayne County, Mich. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 2001. Female. Still living as of 2001.


WORTIS (Soundex W632) — See also BORTIS, CORTIS, ORTIS, PORTIS, RISTOW, WARITZ, WERTS, WERTZ, WIRTZ, WORT, WORTZ, WUERTZ, WURTS, WURTZ.

  Wortis, Rose — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 3rd District, 1929; candidate for New York state senate 14th District, 1930; candidate for New York state comptroller, 1934; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1935. Female. Interment at New Montefiore Cemetery, Pinelawn, Long Island, N.Y.


WORTLEY (Soundex W634) — See also ORTLEPP, WERTLEY, WORLEY, WORT.

  Wortley, George Cornelius (1926-2014) — also known as George C. Wortley — of Fayetteville, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., December 8, 1926. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York, 1981-89 (32nd District 1981-83, 27th District 1983-89); defeated, 1976. Catholic. Died in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla., January 21, 2014 (age 87 years, 44 days). Interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier


WORTMAN (Soundex W635) — See also FORTMAN, HORTMAN, KORTMAN, NORTMAN, ORTMAN, PORTMAN, PORTMANN, SCHORTMAN, SORTMAN, WARTHMAN, WARTMAN, WERTMAN, WORDMAN, WORMAN, WORT, ZORTMAN.

  WORTMAN: See also Daniel Wortman Crosby
  Wortman, Frank — of Dexter, Chaves County, N.M. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Wortman, Ken — of Aurora, Hamilton County, Neb. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wortman, P. A. — of Bellefontaine, Logan County, Ohio. Mayor of Bellefontaine, Ohio, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wortman, William — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Hudson, N.Y., 1915-16, 1938-39. Burial location unknown.


WORTON (Soundex W635) — See also HORTON, MORTON, ORTON, TORNOW, WARTHEN, WHARTON, WHORTON, WORT, WORTHEN.

  Worton, Joseph E. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 4th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WORTT (Soundex W630) — See also FORTT, MOUNTFORTT, SHORTT, TROW, WOART, WOERTH, WORT, WORTH.

  Wortt, T. T. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1868. Burial location unknown.


WORTZ (Soundex W632) — See also BORTZ, KORTZ, NORTZ, PORTZLINE, SHORTZ, WARITZ, WERTS, WERTZ, WIRTZ, WORT, WORTIS, WUERTZ, WURTS, WURTZ, ZAGORTZ.

  Wortz, Kathleen — of Denver, Colo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization; speaker). Female. Still living as of 1952.


WORUM (Soundex W650) — See also BORUM, BYORUM, CORUM, ORUM, SANTORUM, WAREAM, WARHAM, WARRUM, WEHRHEIM, WIRAM, WORKUM.

  Worum, John F. — of Clarkston, Asotin County, Wash. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1928. Interment at Vineland Cemetery, Clarkston, Wash.


WORWEG (Soundex W620) — See also DORWEILER, HERWEGH, HORWEGE, HORWELL, NORWEB, NORWEGIAN, UNTERWEGER.

  Worweg, Louis P. — of Rosemount, Dakota County, Minn. Postmaster at Rosemount, Minn., 1891. Burial location unknown.


WORZEL (Soundex W624) — See also DWORZANSKI, MORZELLA, POGORZELSKI, WORSLEY, WURZEL.

  Worzel, Harold William (1901-1950) — also known as Harold W. Worzel — of Holbrook, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., August 10, 1901. Democrat. Civil engineer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 1st District, 1948. Killed in a commuter train collision, on the Long Island Railroad, at Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., February 17, 1950 (age 48 years, 191 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Sayville, Long Island, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George V. Worzel and Minnie Worzel; married, December 27, 1926, to Eleanor Katherine Acker (1907-1984).


WOS (Soundex W200) — See also KARWOSKI, WOSER, WOSGAARD, WOSKA, WOSKOW, WOSNUK.

  Wos, Aldona — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


WOSER (Soundex W260) — See also KARWOSKI, MOSER, OSER, OWERS, ROWSE, SWORE, WASSER, WEISER, WEISSER, WHIZZER, WIESER, WISER, WIZER, WOS, WOSGAARD, WOSKA, WOSKOW, WOSNUK, WYSOR.

  Woser, Frank — of Pennsylvania. Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 7th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.


WOSGAARD (Soundex W263) — See also DAMSGAARD, FOSGATE, HENNINGSGAARD, KARWOSKI, LOFTSGAARDEN, MUNKSGAARD, WOS, WOSER, WOSKA, WOSKOW, WOSNUK.

  WOSGAARD: See also Hjalmar Petersen


WOSKA (Soundex W200) — See also KARWOSKI, KOSKA, OSKAR, PROSKAUER, ROSKAM, ROSKAY, WASKEY, WASKO, WASKOW, WOS, WOSER, WOSGAARD, WOSKOW, WOSNUK.

  Woska, Justin — of Brick, Ocean County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


WOSKOW (Soundex W200) — See also KARWOSKI, MOSKOWITZ, WASKEY, WASKO, WASKOW, WOS, WOSER, WOSGAARD, WOSKA, WOSNUK.

  Woskow, Herman — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 7th District, 1931 (Socialist), 1932 (Socialist), 1933 (Socialist), 1935 (Socialist), 1936 (Socialist), 1942 (American Labor), 1958 (Liberal); candidate for New York state senate, 1934 (Socialist, 22nd District), 1944 (Liberal, 26th District), 1946 (Liberal, 26th District), 1954 (Liberal, 28th District); Liberal candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 24th District, 1950, 1952. Burial location unknown.


WOSNUK (Soundex W252) — See also KARWOSKI, PECHENUK, WNUK, WOS, WOSER, WOSGAARD, WOSKA, WOSKOW, WOZNAK, WOZNIAK.

  Wosnuk, Theodore — of Mound City, Campbell County, S.Dak.; Aberdeen, Brown County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 38th District, 1909-10; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 36th District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.


WOTKYNS (Soundex W325) — See also BOSWOTH, KRATKY, KYNSAK, NOWOTNY, SCHETKY, SCHOTTKY, WATKINS.

  Wotkyns, Alfred — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Mayor of Troy, N.Y., 1857-58. Burial location unknown.


WOUDENBERG (Soundex W351) — See also BOUDENZ, COUDEN, DENOUDEN, LAUDENBERGER, LOUDEN, LOUDENBACK, LOUDENSLAGER, RAUDENBUSH.

  Woudenberg, Anita Yvonne — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Woudenberg, John (b. 1918) — of Scottsdale, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born May 25, 1918. Mayor of Scottsdale, Ariz., 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Woudenberg, Richard — of Passaic County, N.J. Independent candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1965. Still living as of 1965.


WOULFE (Soundex W410) — See also FULFER, VANWULFEN, WEILOFF, WELF, WOLF, WOLFE, WOLFF, WOOLF, WOULLARD, WULF, WULFE, WULFF.

  Woulfe, John C. — of Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOULLARD (Soundex W463) — See also BULLARD, DRULLARD, DULLARD, FULLARD, GULLARD, LARD, OULLAHAN, POULLADA, RAOULLE, SPROULL, SULLARD, WILARD, WILHARDT, WILLARD, WILLIARD, WILRED, WOLLARD, WOOLARD, WOOLLARD, WOULFE.

  Woullard, Melanie — of Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Woullard, R. W. — of Hattiesburg, Forrest County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WOWAK (Soundex W200) — See also KARWOWSKI, MCQWOWN, NOWAK, NOWAKAWSKI, NOWAKOWSKI, WOWKANECH.

  Wowak, Maryann — of Jamesport, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


WOWKANECH (Soundex W252) — See also GLOWKA, GOTOWKA, KARWOWSKI, MCQWOWN, MROWKA, SAWKA, WOWAK.

  Wowkanech, Charles — of Ocean City, Cape May County, N.J. Democrat. President, New Jersey AFL-CIO; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 2000; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 2000; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


WOYCECHOWSKY (Soundex W222) — See also BAECHOTEL, DECHOW, ECHO, ECHOHAWK, ECHOLS, MCECHRON, NECHODOM, PECHOTA, PECHOUS, SCHWOYER, SZCZECHOWSKI, TRECHOCK, WASICSKO, WOJCIECHOWSKI, WOYTE, WOYTOWYCH, ZAWOY.

  Woycechowsky, Katie — of Broome County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Broome County 1st District, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.


WOYTE (Soundex W300) — See also BOYTE, HOYTE, LABOYTEAUX, PROYTER, SCHWOYER, TOWEY, WAYTE, WHYTE, WOYCECHOWSKY, WOYTOWYCH, ZAWOY.

  Woyte, Joseph — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


WOYTOWYCH (Soundex W320) — See also COMKOWYCZ, KANOYTON, OLISHKEWYCH, SCHWOYER, WOYCECHOWSKY, WOYTE, WYCHE, WYCHOFF, ZAWOY.

  WOYTOWYCH: See also Mary V. Beck


WOZENCRAFT (Soundex W252) — See also COZENS, GOZEN, GWOZDZ, LOZEN, MOZENA, PANCRATIUS, POZEN, ROSENCRANS, SKOZEN, TONCRAY, VOZENILEK, WOZINSKI, WOZNAK, WOZNIAK.

  Wozencraft, Frank Wilson (1892-1966) — also known as Frank W. Wozencraft; "The Boy Mayor" — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., June 7, 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Texas, 1916; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Dallas, Tex., 1919-21; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners. Died in a hospital at Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., September 3, 1966 (age 74 years, 88 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Dallas, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Alfred Prior Wozencraft and Virginia Lee (Wilson) Wozencraft; married 1922 to Mary Victoria McReynolds.
  Epitaph: "He Kept The Faith."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


WOZINSKI (Soundex W252) — See also BOZINSKI, GWOZDZ, KOZINSKI, MROZINSKI, WASINSKI, WIZINSKY, WOZENCRAFT, WOZNAK, WOZNIAK, WYSZYNSKI, WYZANSKI.

  Wozinski, Leona — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Member of Wisconsin Democratic State Central Committee, 1954. Female. Still living as of 1954.


WOZNAK (Soundex W252) — See also GWOZDZ, KOWZAN, KOZNICK, LUZNAK, POWROZNIK, WOSNUK, WOZENCRAFT, WOZINSKI, WOZNIAK, ZADROZNY.

  Woznak, John W. — of Wayne County, Mich. Delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Wayne County 1st District, 1933. Burial location unknown.


WOZNIAK (Soundex W252) — See also GWOZDZ, KOZNICK, POWROZNIK, WOSNUK, WOZENCRAFT, WOZINSKI, WOZNAK, ZADROZNY.

  Wozniak, Chester (b. 1927) — of Hamtramck, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Hamtramck, Wayne County, Mich., July 23, 1927. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; insurance agent; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1951; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1953-62, 1991-92 (Wayne County 3rd District 1953-54, Wayne County 14th District 1955-62, 9th District 1991-92); defeated in primary, 1950 (Wayne County 3rd District), 1962 (Wayne County 14th District), 1992 (9th District). Catholic. Polish ancestry. Member, Amvets; Polish National Alliance. Still living as of 1992.
  Relatives: Son of Paul Wozniak and Teofila Wozniak; married, February 23, 1957, to Rose Romanowicz.
  Wozniak, Cookie See Felicia Wozniak
  Wozniak, D. D. — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1956, 1964 (alternate). Still living as of 1964.
  Wozniak, Donald — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1960, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Wozniak, Felicia — also known as Cookie Wozniak — of Rome, Floyd County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wozniak, George — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wozniak, John E. — of Hamtramck, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 14th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Wozniak, John J. — of Hamtramck, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 3rd District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wozniak, John N. — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 35th District, 1997-2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wozniak, Michael J. — of California. Democrat. Candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Still living as of 2003.


WRABEK (Soundex W612) — See also JERABEK, PULKRABEK, RABICH, WABEKE, WRABEL.

  Wrabek, Frank — of Le Sueur County, Minn. Elected () Minnesota state senate 17th District 1946, but lost subsequent challenge. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WRABEL (Soundex W614) — See also ABEL, ARABEL, ARABELLA, ARABELLE, CARABELLI, CARABELLO, DRABELLE, MIRABELLI, ORABELLE, REBAL, REBEL, REBELLE, ROUBAL, ROYBAL, RUBAL, RUBEL, RUYBAL, SIRABELLA, WALLBER, WRABEK, WROBEL.

  Wrabel, John E. — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wrabel, John Ernest — also known as John E. Wrabel — of Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Fairfield, 1946, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WRAGG (Soundex W620) — See also GRAW, WAGG.

  WRAGG: See also John Mathews
  Wragg, P. D. — of Fairview, Bergen County, N.J. Postmaster at Fairview, N.J., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Wragg, Samuel H. (b. 1882) — of Needham, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Needham, Norfolk County, Mass., June 9, 1882. Republican. Manufacturer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives First Norfolk District, 1919-24; member of Massachusetts state senate Norfolk & Middlesex District, 1925-36. Member, Elks; Odd Fellows; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.


WRAIGHT (Soundex W623) — See also CRAIGHEAD, CRAIGHILL, HAIGHT, HARTWIG, LAIGHT, LAIGHTON, RAITT, RAT, RATE, RATH, RATHE, RATTE, RAUGHT, RAUTH, SLAIGHT, SPAIGHT, SRAIGHT, STRAIGHT, WAIGHTSTILL, WRIGHT.

  Wraight, Edward G. — of Hartland, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartland; elected 1924. Burial location unknown.


WRANGHAM (Soundex W652) — See also BANGHAM, BANGHART, LANGHAM, LANGHAN, LOWRANCE, MANGHAM, SKOWRAN.

  Wrangham, Dwight — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


WRATHALL (Soundex W634) — See also ATHALIE, BENTHALL, CATHALAN, CATHALEEN, HALL, KATHALEEN, LIGHTHALL, MCILWRATH, NATHALIA, NATHALIE, NUTHALL, RATELL, RETHEL, ROETHEL, ROSENTHALL, ROTOLE, ROTTELL, RUTHELLE, SOUTHALL, THALLEMER, THALLHEIMER, WALHART, WALRATH, WALTHALL, WITHALL, WRATHER.

  WRATHALL: See also William Spry


WRATHER (Soundex W636) — See also ATHER, MCILWRATH, PRATHER, RAETHER, RAITER, RATHE, RATHER, RATHERT, WRATHALL.

  WRATHER: See also Frank Leslie Chelf
  Wrather, John — Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wrather, W. P. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Tennessee, 1896. Burial location unknown.


WRAY (Soundex W600) — See also RAE, RAGHU, RAIA, RAO, RAU, RAUH, RAW, RAY, RAYA, RAYE.

  WRAY: See also William M. Bowker — D. Wray DePrez — Jessie Douglas — Charles Kane — Wray Thomas Knight — Wray Thomas — James Wray Williams — Ellen Theresa Wray-Davis — Wray G. Zelt
  Wray, Albert A. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 15th District, 1894-95; member of New York state senate 8th District, 1896-98. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, Albert B. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 4th District, 1910 (Independent), 1916 (Prohibition). Burial location unknown.
  Wray, Anderson J. — of Barton County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Barton County, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, Bertrand P. — of Mt. Kisco, Westchester County, N.Y. Police officer; mayor of Mt. Kisco, N.Y., 1956-57; defeated (Taxpayers Union), 1957. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, Clive A. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 17th District, 1934, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, Constance T. — of Louisburg, Miami County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1996, 2000, 2004; member of Democratic National Committee from Kansas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Wray, Ed M. (b. 1880) — of Holabird, Hyde County, S.Dak. Born June 29, 1880. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 49th District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, Ernest (b. 1871) — of Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo. Born in Maryville, Nodaway County, Mo., June 30, 1871. Republican. Farmer; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 1st District, 1922-23. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, August 5, 1896, to Myra Miller.
  Wray, Frank M. — of Virginia. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, George H. — of Dublin, Erath County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, J. F. — of Reidsville, Rockingham County, N.C. Postmaster at Reidsville, N.C., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, J. M. — of Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Ga. Mayor of Milledgeville, Ga., 1954-56. Still living as of 1956.
  Wray, Judith — of Marietta, Washington County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wray, M. Monte (b. 1926) — of Bay City, Bay County, Mich. Born in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich., 1926. Republican. Automobile dealer; mayor of Bay City, Mich., 1963-66; candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 34th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Wray, Monte See M. Monte Wray
  Wray, Newton — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, O. D. — of Davis County, Iowa. Elected (Wet) delegate to Iowa convention to ratify 21st amendment from Davis County 1933, but did not serve. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, Richard M. — of St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 6th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, Rita — of Brandon, Rankin County, Miss. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Wray, Stanley M. — of Leechburg, Armstrong County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Leechburg, Pa., 1923-26. Burial location unknown.
  Wray, Wanda — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 84th District, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Wray, William A. — of Clinton County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Clinton County, 1919. Burial location unknown.


WRAY-DAVIS (Soundex W631)

  Wray-Davis, Ellen Theresa — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


WREATH (Soundex W630) — See also BREATH, BREATHED, BREATHITT, CALLBREATH, CAREATHERS, CULBREATH, GALBREATH, GILBREATH, GILREATH, GREATHOUSE, MCCREATH, PENTREATH, REAT, REATH, RHETT, RIETH, RIGHT, RIOTTE, RITT, TREATHA, WRIGHT.

  Wreath, Paul B. — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.


WREFORD (Soundex W616) — See also BAREFOOT, BAREFORD, FORD, HEREFORD, REFORD, REFORMER, RIFORD.

  Wreford, William B. (d. 1944) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Newspaper reporter; business executive; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1931-32; defeated in primary, 1932, 1934. Died in 1944. Burial location unknown.


WREN (Soundex W650) — See also LAWRENCE, LAWRENSEN, LAWRENSON, OREN, REIN, REINE, RENN, RENNE, RHEIN, RHINE, RHYNE, RINE, RINH, RINN, RINNE, RION, RYAN, RYNNE, RYON, RYUN, SAINTLAWRENCE, UREN, WRENDO, WRENHOLT, WRENN, WRENNE, WRENSHALL, WRENTMORE, WRYNN.

  WREN: See also James Lester Griffin
  Wren, Amy — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1944. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wren, G. J. — of Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Mayor of Modesto, Calif., 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Wren, G. Louie — of Bellefontaine, Logan County, Ohio. Mayor of Bellefontaine, Ohio, 1952-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wren, George — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 7th District, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Wren, Herschel A. — of Monahans, Ward County, Tex. Postmaster at Monahans, Tex., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wren, James L., Jr. — of St. Louis, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 4th District, 1923-24, 1929-30; defeated (Union), 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Wren, Louie See G. Louie Wren
  Wren, T. L. — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Austin, Tex., 1908-09. Burial location unknown.
  Wren, Thomas (1826-1904) — of Nevada. Born in Ohio, 1826. Member of Nevada state legislature, 1860; U.S. Representative from Nevada at-large, 1877-79; defeated (People's), 1898. Died in 1904 (age about 78 years). Interment at Masonic Memorial Gardens, Reno, Nev.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wren, Thomas B. — of Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wren, William E. — of Westbrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Westbrook, 1904. Burial location unknown.


WRENDO (Soundex W653) — See also BRENDON, CLARENDON, DOWNER, LAWRENCE, LAWRENSEN, LAWRENSON, ORENDORFF, RANDA, RANDI, RANDO, RENDON, RONDA, RONDEAU, RONDY, ROUNDY, ROWDEN, RYNDA, SAINTLAWRENCE, VANARENDONK, WARENDORFF, WORDEN, WREN, WRENHOLT, WRENN, WRENNE, WRENSHALL, WRENTMORE.

  WRENDO: See also Wrendo Marion Godwin


WRENHOLT (Soundex W654) — See also ARNHOLT, ARNLIOTH, ARNOLDT, ARNOLT, ARNOULT, BARENHOLTZ, BERGENHOLTZ, BRENHOLT, FAHRENHOLZ, HOLT, KEENHOLTS, LAWRENCE, LAWRENSEN, LAWRENSON, MOERENHOUT, RANLET, RANLETT, RENAULT, SAINTLAWRENCE, SCHOENHOLTZ, THORNWELL, TRENHOLM, TRENHOLME, WREN, WRENDO, WRENN, WRENNE, WRENSHALL, WRENTMORE.

  Wrenholt, Jim — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Candidate in primary for mayor of Lincoln, Neb., 1999. Still living as of 1999.


WRENN (Soundex W650) — See also LAWRENCE, LAWRENSEN, LAWRENSON, REIN, REINE, RENN, RENNE, RHEIN, RHINE, RHYNE, RINE, RINH, RINN, RINNE, RION, RYAN, RYNNE, RYON, RYUN, SAINTLAWRENCE, WREN, WRENDO, WRENHOLT, WRENNE, WRENSHALL, WRENTMORE, WRYNN.

  Wrenn, Finis E. — of Stockton, Cedar County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Cedar County Democratic Party, 1921; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Cedar County, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Wrenn, George H. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1898 (Socialist Labor), 1902 (Socialist), 1904 (Socialist), 1906 (Socialist), 1916 (Socialist); candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1901 (Democratic Socialist), 1913 (Socialist). Burial location unknown.
  Wrenn, John — of Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Claremont 3rd Ward, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wrenn, John J. — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Speaker of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 1965-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Wrenn, L. L. — of Siler City, Chatham County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1916 (alternate), 1936 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Wrenn, M. J. — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Wrenn, Sue — of Alexandria, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


WRENNE (Soundex W650) — See also LAWRENCE, LAWRENSEN, LAWRENSON, NEWER, REIN, REINE, RENN, RENNE, RHEIN, RHINE, RHYNE, RINE, RINH, RINN, RINNE, RION, RYAN, RYNNE, RYON, RYUN, SAINTLAWRENCE, WENNER, WREN, WRENDO, WRENHOLT, WRENN, WRENSHALL, WRENTMORE, WRYNN.

  WRENNE: See also Daniel Matthew McAuliffe


WRENSHALL (Soundex W652) — See also BURTENSHAW, CRENSHAW, HENSHAW, LAWRENCE, LAWRENSEN, LAWRENSON, MINSHALL, OBENSHAIN, RENSHAW, SAINTLAWRENCE, SHALL, WEINSHALL, WINSHALL, WREN, WRENDO, WRENHOLT, WRENN, WRENNE, WRENTMORE.

  WRENSHALL: See also George Wrenshall Dent — Lewis Dent


WRENTMORE (Soundex W653) — See also ATMORE, DEMONTMOLLIN, LAWRENCE, LAWRENSEN, LAWRENSON, RENTMEESTER, SAINTLAWRENCE, TRENTMANN, WESTMORELAND, WETMORE, WHETMORE, WHITMORE, WREN, WRENDO, WRENHOLT, WRENN, WRENNE, WRENSHALL, ZENTMEYER.

  WRENTMORE: See also Francis Burton Harrison
  Wrentmore, A. W. — of Indiana. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 11th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wrentmore, Alson E. — of Indiana. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 11th District, 1950, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


WRIARSON (Soundex W662) — See also BOIARSKY, KOZIARSKI, REIERSON, RIERSON, RYERSON.

  WRIARSON: See also Milford Wriarson Howard


WRIGGINS (Soundex W625) — See also DERIGGI, IRGENS, REAGANS, REGNES, RIGGANS, RIGGI, RIGGIN, RIGGINS, ROGENESS, ROGNESS, SPRIGGINS, WIGGINS, WRIGGLESWORTH.

  Wriggins, David A. — of Mercer County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly 13th District, 1977. Still living as of 1977.
  Wriggins, Howard See William Howard Wriggins
  Wriggins, W. Howard See William Howard Wriggins
  Wriggins, William Howard (b. 1918) — also known as W. Howard Wriggins — of New York. Born in 1918. U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka, 1977-79; Maldive Islands, 1977-79. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


WRIGGLESWORTH (Soundex W624) — See also AYLESWORTH, AYNESWORTH, BRIGGLE, CHARLESWORTH, COTESWORTH, EGGLESFIELD, EGGLESTON, EGGLESTONE, ESWORTHY, GOGGLES, HAWKESWORTH, MIDDLESWARTH, MIDDLESWORTH, QUIGGLE, RIGGLE, RIGGLEMAN, RIGGLES, RUGGLES, SHUTTLESWORTH, WIGGLE, WIGGLESWORTH, WIGLESWORTH, WRIGGINS.

  Wrigglesworth, John — of Howell, Livingston County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Livingston County, 1916; candidate for mayor of Howell, Mich., 1928. Burial location unknown.


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