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Name: Harry E. Miller
Born: February 9, 1909.
Died: January 16, 1988
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Brown
Town: Hiawatha
Party: Republican
District: 1
Chamber: Senate 1953, 1955, 1956
Notes:
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Name: Henry A. Miller
Born: March 26, 1849 in Wayne County, Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Miami
Town: Marysville
Party:
District: 21
Chamber: House 1885, 1886
Notes: Civil War veteran: Company F, One Hundred and Second Ohio Volunteer Infantry.
Source material:

1)---History of the State of Kansas / edited by William Cutler (Chicago : Andreas, 1883) Online biography available at: http://www.kancoll.org/books/cutler/miami/miami-co-p7.html#70011.



Name: Herbert L. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Civil Engineer (Retired)
County: Lyon
Town: Emporia
Party: Republican
District: 45
Chamber: House 1957, 1958, SS1958
Notes:
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Name: Hiram B. Miller
Born: about 1849 in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer/stock raiser
County: Osage
Town: Osage City
Party: Republican
District: 16
Chamber: Senate 1901, 1903, 1905, 1907, 1908
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1869. Civil War veteran: Company E, 2nd Ohio Volunteer Cavalry.
Source material:

1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1901. Topeka, Kan. : Crane & Co, 1900.



Name: J. G. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Bourbon
Town:
Party:
District: 53
Chamber: House 1864
Notes:
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Name: J. M. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Pawnee
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 101
Chamber: House 1875
Notes:
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Name: J. M. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Nemaha
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 3
Chamber: Senate 1875, 1876
Notes:
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Name: J. M. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Johnson
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 29
Chamber: House 1873
Notes:
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Name: Jacob D. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Lincoln
Town: Lincoln
Party: Republican
District: 99
Chamber: House 1887, 1889
District: 87
Chamber: House 1903
Notes: Succeeded D. E. Books, January 15, 1903.
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Name: James F. Miller
Born: February 20, 1940 in Coffeyville, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Livestock auction owner
County: Montgomery
Town: Coffeyville
Party: Democrat
District: 11
Chamber: House 2003, 2004
Notes:
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Name: James Monroe Miller
Born: May 6, 1852 in Three Springs, Pennsylvania.
Died: January 20, 1926 in Council Grove, Kansas.
Occupation: Attorney
County: Morris
Town: Ocheltree
Party: Republican
District: 57
Chamber: House 1895
Notes:
Source material:

1)---Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-1989, Bicentennial Edition. United States Government Printing Office, 1989.



Name: John Miller
Born: January 13, 1870, in Cottonwood Falls, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Chase
Town: Cottonwood Falls
Party: Democrat
District: 54
Chamber: House 1925
Notes: Married February 1, 1899, to Minnie Frances Risner.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) page 800.



Name: John J. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 123
Chamber: House 1907, 1908
Notes:
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Name: Josiah Miller
Born: November 12, 1828 in Chester District, South Carolina.
Died: July 7, 1870 in Lawrence, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer, Merchant
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party: Republican, Radical Republican
District: 8
Chamber: Senate 1861
District: 35
Chamber: House 1867
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1854. Married January 3, 1854 to Agnes B. Carlisle. It is claimed that he was the author of the Kansas state motto, "Ad Astra Per Aspera."
Source material:

1)---"Biographies of Members of the Legislature of 1861," found in Transactions of the Kansas State Historical Society, 1907-1908 (volume 10). Topeka, Kan. : Kansas State Historical Society, 1908.



Name: Karl Miller
Born: December 20, 1884 in Cardington, Ohio
Died: July 12, 1959 in Minneola, Kansas
Occupation: Attorney
County: Ford
Town: Dodge City
Party:
District: 96
Chamber: House 1911
Notes: Also served as judge of the Kansas 21st Judicial District
Source material:
1)---Article, "Kansas Personalities," Topeka State Journal, December 20, 1935
2)---Obituary, Topeka Daily Capital, July 13, 1959



Name: L. C. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Pratt
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 79
Chamber: House 1909
Notes:
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Name: Lyman Miller
Born: September 24, 1869 in Clark County, Illinois.
Died: June 9, 1942 in Kinsley, Edwards County, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer, Banker
County: Edwards
Town: Fellsburg
Party: Democrat
District: 92
Chamber: House 1917
Notes: Married Lillian Plowman March 13, 1901 in Bannock, Kansas. Buried in the Fellsburg Cemetery in Kansas.
Source material:

1)---Information provided courtesy of Donald J. Martin, Ph.D.


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Name: R. H. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Grant
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 118
Chamber: House 1929, SS1930
Notes:
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Name: Ralph H. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Kearny
Town: Deerfield
Party: Republican
District: 116
Chamber: House 1939, 1941
Notes:
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Name: Robert D. (Bob) Miller
Born: July 11, 1941
Died:
Occupation: Legislature, Student
County: Ellis
Town: Russell
Party: Republican
District: 110
Chamber: House 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990
Notes:
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Name: Robert H. Miller
Born: August 2, 1944 in Wellington, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Sumner
Town: Wellington
Party: Republican
District: 68
Chamber: House 1971, 1972
District: 80
Chamber: House 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
Notes:
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in American Politics, 7th edition. New York: Bowker Co., 1979.



Name: Robert S. Miller
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Dickinson
Town: Abilene
Party: Union
District: 73
Chamber: House 1863
Notes:
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Name: Solomon Miller
Born: January 22, 1831
Died: April 17, 1897
Occupation: Printer
County: Doniphan
Town: White Cloud
Party: Republican
District: 1
Chamber: House 1862
District: 1
Chamber: Senate 1863, 1864, 1866, 1871, 1872, 1885, SS1886, 1887
Notes: Replaced J. T. Lane in 1866 Senate.
Source material:

1)---Information supplied by the Archives and Library Division of the Kansas State Historical Society.



Name: Verne Agassiz Miller
Born: February 10, 1881, in Bremen, Indiana.
Died:
Occupation: Dentist
County: Cherokee
Town: Weir
Party: Democrat
District: 22
Chamber: House 1919, SS1919, SS1920, 1921, 1927, 1929, SS1930, 1931
Notes: Married March 10, 1915, to Grace Ethel Giltner.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas. (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) page 802.



Name: Vic (Victor) Miller
Born: October 19, 1951 in Topeka, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Democrat
District: 53
Chamber: House 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984
Notes: Married in 1975 to Jolene Christine Riley.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in American Politics, 7th edition. New York: Bowker Co., 1979.



Name: William A. Miller
Born: November 13, 1832 in Germany.
Died: September 3, 1913 in Chanute, Kansas.
Occupation:
County: Neosho
Town: Chanute
Party:
District: 34
Chamber: House 1887, 1889
Notes: A native of Germany, he emigrated to the United States as a young man.
Source material:

1)---Information provided through the research of John A. Jackson, KSGenWeb, Civil War coordinator.



Name: James Armenius Milligan
Born: January 20, 1856, near Brownstown, Indiana.
Died:
Occupation: Physician
County: Anderson
Town: Garnett
Party: Republican
District: 19
Chamber: House 1907, 1908
District: 7
Chamber: Senate 1909, 1911, 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes: Married January 1, 1887, to Josephine Parkison.
Source material:

1)---Illsutriana Kansas (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) page 804.



Name: W. H. Milligan
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 118
Chamber: House 1891
Notes:
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Name: W. McK. Milligan
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Kiowa
Town:
Party:
District:
Chamber: House 1887
Notes: Delegate
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Name: S. C. Millington
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Crawford
Town: Mt. Carmel
Party:
District: 39
Chamber: House 1881
Notes:
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Name: David M. Mills
Born:
Died: July 3, 1999
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Cowley
Town: Arkansas City
Party: Republican
District: 67
Chamber: House 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
Notes:
Source material:

1)---"House Resolution 6015," Journal of the House of Representatives, Kansas Legislature, 2000.



Name: O. Mills
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Postal Employee (Retired)
County: Barber
Town: Medicine Lodge
Party: Democrat
District: 100
Chamber: House 1977, 1978
Notes:
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Name: Orville Mills, Jr.
Born: June 3, 1910 in Lake City, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Lawyer
County: Barber
Town: Medicine Lodge
Party: Democrat
District: 73
Chamber: House 1935, SS1936, 1937, SS1938
Notes: Married in 1930 to Ruth E. DeWitt.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in American Politics, 7th edition. New York: Bowker Co., 1979.



Name: Russell Mills
Born: March 24, 1956
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 93
Chamber: House 1994
Notes:
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Name: T. B. Mills
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Allen
Town: Iola
Party:
District: 47
Chamber: House 1872
Notes:
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Name: J. O. Milner
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 10
Chamber: House 1891
Notes:
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Name: R. L. Milton
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 77
Chamber: House 1913, 1915
Notes:
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Name: T. A. Milton
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Garfield
Town: Ravanna
Party:
District:
Chamber: House 1893
Notes:
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Name: T. A. Milton
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 4
Chamber: Senate 1909, 1911, 1913, 1915
Notes:
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Name: Harry C. Minium
Born: October 1, 1901 in Brown County, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Graham
Town: Morland
Party: Republican
District: 100
Chamber: House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964, 1965, 1966, SS1966
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1961 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Topeka, Kan. : Midwest Industry Magazine, Kansas Construction Magazine, 1961.)



Name: Minnie J. Minnich
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Social Worker
County: Sumner
Town: Wellington
Party: Republican
District: 69
Chamber: House 1921
Notes:
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Name: Melvin G. Minor
Born: August 24, 1937 in Arlington, Kansas
Died: May 3, 2013 in Hutchinson, Kansas
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman, Businessman
County: Stafford
Town: Stafford
Party: Democrat
District: 114
Chamber: House 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
Notes: Married to Carolyn.
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Name: J. E. Missimer
Born: August 28, 1883 in Russell County, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Banker, Farmer, Oil Properties, Investments
County: Russell
Town: Russell
Party: Republican
District: 81
Chamber: House 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936
Notes: Married 2nd in 1924 to Stella Smith.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas. (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) page 809-810.



Name: A. B. Mitchell
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 40
Chamber: House 1874, SS1874
Notes:
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Name: Alexander Clark Mitchell
Born: October 11, 1860 in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Died: July 7, 1911 in Lawrence, Kansas.
Occupation: Attorney
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party: Republican
District: 13
Chamber: House 1907, 1908, 1909
Notes: Member of the Kansas University Board of Regents, 1904-1910. Elected to the 62nd Congress, 1911. Married Helen Martha Baldwin.
Source material:

1)---Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-1989, Bicentennial Edition. United States Government Printing Office, 1989.

2)---Illustriana Kansas. (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) page 810 (biography of his son, Alexander Baldwin Mitchell).

3)---Kansas Legislative Directory, 1909 (Topeka, Kan. : Crane & Co., 1909).



Name: B. C. Mitchell
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Morton
Town:
Party:
District:
Chamber: House 1889
Notes: Delegate
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Name: C. R. Mitchell
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Cowley
Town: Arkansas City, Geuda Springs
Party: Republican
District: 89
Chamber: House 1877, 1881
District: 67
Chamber: House 1883
Notes:
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Name: D. T. Mitchell
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Douglas
Town: Lecompton
Party: Republican
District: 8
Chamber: House 1862
District: 39
Chamber: House 1863
Notes:
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Name: M. R. Mitchell
Born: November 10, 1835 in Rush Creek Township, Logan County, Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Physician, Surgeon
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 24
Chamber: House 1875
Notes: Married March 10, 1868 to Mary M. Fulton in Bellefontaine, Ohio.
Source material:

1)---History of the State of Kansas / William G. Cutler. (Topeka, Kan. : A.T. Andreas, 1883). Also available on the Internet at: http://www.kancoll.org/books/cutler/shawnee.



Name: William Mitchell
Born: June 24, 1825 in Kilmarnock, Scotland.
Died: March 31, 1903 in Wabsunsee County, Kansas.
Occupation:
County: Wabaunsee
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 70
Chamber: House 1868
Notes: Brought to the states as an infant by his parents. Came to Kansas in the spring of 1856. Married Mary N. Chamberlain March 31, 1868.
Source material:

1)---History of the State of Kansas / William G. Cutler. (Topeka, Kan. : A.T. Andreas, 1883). Also available on the Internet at: http://www.kancoll.org/books/cutler/wabaunsee.



Name: William H. Mitchell
Born: March 8, 1844 near Bedford, Lawrence County, Indiana.
Died:
Occupation: Stock farmer
County: Reno
Town: Huntsville
Party: Alliance
District: 93
Chamber: House 1891, 1892
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1866. Married Amanda Wood September 26, 1867 in Indiana. Returned to Kansas and located on a claim he had entered in Canville township, Neosho County, on Elk creek. His wife died September 19, 1869. He married a second time to Nancy L. Stipp on September 7, 1870 in Indiana. In 1884 settled permanently in Kansas on a timber claim, where he built a farm. The second Mrs. Mitchell died May 18, 1895. William Mitchell married a third time in Hutchinson, Kansas on November 26, 1896, to Mrs. Frances J. Cox.
Source material:

1)---History of Reno County, provided through research by his great-great granddaughter, Glenda Kline.



Name: William L. Mitchell
Born: August 13, 1924 in Hutchinson, Kansas.
Died: March 18, 2006 in Hutchinson, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Reno
Town: Hutchinson
Party: Republican
District: 75
Chamber: House 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960
District: 74
Chamber: House 1961, 1962
Notes: Overseas duty with Army Air Force in WWII. Floor leader in 1957. Married Norma Gaulding on December 14, 1956.
Source material:

1)---1961 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Topeka, Kan. : Midwest Industry Magazine, Kansas Construction Magazine, 1961.)



Name: William Ross Mitchell
Born: June 2, 1875 at Amity Post Office, Jewell County, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Jewell
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 85
Chamber: House 1913
Notes: Married December 14, 1904, to Bertha Adelaide Isaac. Several years after serving in the Legislature he became a judge of the Fifteenth Judicial District of Kansas.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas. (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) page 811-812.



Name: F. E. Mix
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Doniphan
Town: Atchison
Party: Republican
District: 5
Chamber: House 1866
Notes: Won contested election and replaced E. W. Stratton on January 18, 1866.
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Name: C. J. Mize
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Leavenworth
Town:
Party:
District: 26
Chamber: House 1865
Notes: Served until January 25, 1865. Was unseated in a contested election and Lawrence Kennedy took his place. See House Journal, 1865, p. 159.
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Name: Max Mize
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Salesman
County: Harper
Town: Anthony
Party: Republican
District: 100
Chamber: House 1975, 1976
Notes:
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Name: Richard Daniel Mobley
Born: June 24, 1833 in Graves County, Kentucky.
Died: about 1897 near Grand Junction, Colorado.
Occupation: Teacher
County: Ottawa
Town:
Party:
District: 81
Chamber: House 1867, 1868
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1855. Married Emma Dawson December 24, 1868. He was killed in a railroad wreck near Grand Junction, Colorado about 1897.
Source material:

1)---"Biographies of Members of the Legislature of 1868." found in: Transactions of the Kansas State Historical Society, 1907-1908. Topeka, Kan. : Kansas State Historical Society, 1908.



Name: R. H. Mobley
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 83
Chamber: House 1875
Notes:
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Name: John M. Modrcin
Born: March 11, 1914
Died:
Occupation: Retired
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Democrat
District: 36
Chamber: House 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982
Notes:
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Name: Howard E. Mohler
Born: March 24, 1920 in Median, North Dakota.
Died: February 19, 1996
Occupation: Teacher, Banker
County: Wabaunsee
Town: Harveyville
Party: Republican
District: 42
Chamber: House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964
Notes: Served with the Air Force awarded Purple Heart.
Source material:

1)---1961 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Topeka, Kan. : Midwest Industry Magazine, Kansas Construction Magazine, 1961.)



Name: J. G. Mohler
Born: December 20, 1843 in Stark County, Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Saline
Town: Salina
Party: Republican
District: 100
Chamber: House 1877
District: 31
Chamber: Senate 1889, 1891
Notes: Came to Salina, Kansas in 1869.
Source material:

1)---Directory of the Kansas State Senate, 1889 / by A.G. Stacey, Secretary. Topeka, Kan. Kansas Publishing House, 1889.



Name: Brian J. Moline
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 84
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971
Notes: Resigned August 1, 1971.
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Name: Gayle L. Mollenkamp
Born: November 30, 1929
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Rancher, Retired
County: Rooks
Town: Russell Springs, Quinter
Party: Republican
District: 118
Chamber: House 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Notes:
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Name: Harry W. Mollhagen
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Ellsworth
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 80
Chamber: House 1931
Notes:
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Name: Clemens R. Mong
Born: 1883 in Pennsylvania.
Died: September 19, 1969
Occupation: Independent Oil Producer, Banking
County: Wilson
Town: Neodesha
Party: Republican
District: 29
Chamber: House 1943, 1945, 1947, 1953, 1955, 1956
District: 13
Chamber: Senate 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1943 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Topeka, Kan. : Kansas Business Magazine, 1943?)



Name: James Walter Montee
Born: May 23, 1874, in McComb, Illinois.
Died:
Occupation: Pharmacist/Banker
County: Crawford
Town: Girard
Party: Republican
District: 23
Chamber: House 1905, 1907, 1908
District: 9
Chamber: Senate 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes: Married January 18, 1898, to Letitia S. Kennedy.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas. (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933); page 815.



Name: A. B. Montgomery
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Rooks
Town: Stockton
Party:
District:
Chamber: House 1881
District: 113
Chamber: House 1883
Notes: Served as a delegate in 1881.
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Name: Donald L. Montgomery
Born: July 23, 1931
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Livestockman, Businessman
County: Nemaha
Town: Sabetha
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: Senate 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992
Notes:
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Name: Riley I. Montgomery
Born: 1873 in Franklin County, Kansas.
Died: March 8, 1959
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Gray
Town: Montezuma
Party: Republican
District: 120
Chamber: House 1943, 1945, 1951
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1943 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Topeka, Kan. : Kansas Business Magazine, 1943?)


Name: Robert (Bob) Montgomery
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Real Estate Service
County: Johnson
Town: Olathe
Party: Republican
District: 26
District: 15
Chamber: House 2011, 2012
Chamber: House 2013
Notes: Married to Melinda Montgomery. Elected on January 11, 2011 to replace Rob Olson who had been elected to the Senate.
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Name: Robert H. Montgomery
Born: June 20, 1834, in Jackson County, Indiana.
Died:
Occupation: Teacher
County: Doniphan
Town: Columbus
Party: Republican
District: 2
Chamber: House 1866
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1857. Civil War veteran, Company B, 13th Kansas Volunteer Infantry. Married in 1866 to Mary Brock.
Source material:

1)---Online biography found in History of the State of Kansas (Doniphan County section) by William G. Cutler, first published in 1883 by A. T. Andreas, Chicago, IL.



Name: William Craigmiles Montgomery
Born: May 8, 1840 in Franklin County, Indiana.
Died: February 22, 1918 in Hutchinson, Kansas.
Occupation:
County: Stanton/Hamilton
Town: Fletcher
Party:
District: 119
Chamber: House 1897, 1898
Notes: Montgomery contested the 1896 election and on February 10, 1897 he was sworn in to replace W.N. Wilson. In the 1898 Special Session House Journal it states that W.C. Montgomery succeeded William N. Wilson, unseated. Married December 16, 1874 to Delia Finney. Buried at Eastside Cemetery, Hutchinson, Kansas.
Source material:

1)---1897 Kansas House Journal (page 437-438).

2)---1898 Kansas Special Session House Journal (page V).

3)---WorldConnect at rootsweb.com

4)---Obituary, Hutchinson News, February 23, 1918.



Name: Joel Moody
Born: October 28, 1833 in the Province of New Brunswick.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Woodson 1865-1881; Linn 1889-1891
Town: Belmont 1865-1881; Mound City 1889-1891
Party: Republican
District: 63
Chamber: House 1865
District: 34
Chamber: House 1881
District: 6
Chamber: Senate 1889, 1891
Notes: Replaced Jonathan Foster in election contest, January 16, 1865. Married Miss Elizabeth King, January 1, 1859, and came immediately to Kansas.
Source material:

1)---Directory of the Kansas State Senate, 1889 / by A.G. Stacey, Secretary. Topeka, Kan. Kansas Publishing House, 1889.



Name: Max Moomaw
Born: January 2, 1933
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County:
Town: Dighton
Party: Republican
District: 117
Chamber: House 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990
Notes:
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Name: Isaac Mooney
Born: May 22, 1820 in Montgomery County, Ohio.
Died: October 20, 1902
Occupation: Postmaster
County: Butler
Town: Towanda
Party: Republican
District: 74
Chamber: House 1872
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1870. Married twice, his 1st wife Angeline Clark died eighteen months after they married, he then married Eliza Rhodehamel in 1848.
Source material:

1)---History of the State of Kansas / William G. Cutler. (Topeka, Kan. : A.T. Andreas, 1883). Also available on the Internet at: http://www.kancoll.org/books/cutler/butler.

2)---Biography of his son, Voluney P. Mooney, in Standard History of Kansas and Kansans, 1918 edition.



Name: Thomas Moonlight
Born: November 10, 1833 in Forfarshire, Scotland.
Died: February 7, 1899 in Leavenworth, Kansas.
Occupation:
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Republican
District: 7
Chamber: Senate 1873, 1874, SS1874
Notes: Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War. Served as Secretary of State of Kansas in 1868; Adjutant General of Kansas 1883-1884. Governor of Wyoming Territory1887-1889. U. S. Minister to Bolivia 1894 to 1898. Interment at Mt. Muncie Cemetery, in Leavenworth, Kansas.
Source material:

1)---The Political Graveyard website http://politicalgraveyard.com.



Name: Alexander Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Montgomery
Town: Independence
Party: Republican
District: 48
Chamber: House 1881
Notes:
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Name: Atlantic "Lank" Abraham Moore
Born: September 15, 1834 in Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Rancher
County: Marion
Town: Marion Center
Party: Democrat
District: 78
Chamber: House 1866, 1867
District: 15
Chamber: Senate 1868
District: 76
Chamber: House 1871
Notes: Came to Kansas with his elder brother in 1858. A prominent developer of Marion County. Married Nancy O. Watermand in 1862.
Source material:

1)---"Biographies of Members of the Legislature of 1868." found in: Transactions of the Kansas State Historical Society, 1907-1908. Topeka, Kan. : Kansas State Historical Society, 1908.



Name: Charles Edgar Moore
Born: February 8, 1864, in Woodson County, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Business executive
County: Greenwood
Town: Eureka
Party: Republican
District: 47
Chamber: House 1923, 1925
Notes: Married July 8, 1900, to May Lidia Morgan.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas. (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933); page 820.



Name: Crawford Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Leavenworth
Town:
Party: Reform
District: 25
Chamber: House 1875
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Name: D. B. Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Cloud
Town: Jamestown
Party: Republican
District: 82
Chamber: House 1885, 1886
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Name: Earl C. Moore
Born:
Died: February 26, 1990
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 67
Chamber: House 1939, 1941
Notes:
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Name: Everett L. Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Banker, Insurance, Real Estate
County: Elk
Town: Longton
Party: Republican
District: 65
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 76
Chamber: House 1973, 1974
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Name: George A. Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Leavenworth
Town:
Party:
District: 24
Chamber: House 1864
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Name: H. D. Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Crawford
Town: Monmouth
Party:
District: 14
Chamber: Senate 1871, 1872
Notes:
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Name: Henry Clay Moore
Born: 1829 in Kentucky.
Died: December 1, 1886
Occupation: Farmer
County: Doniphan
Town: Troy
Party: Democrat
District: 2
Chamber: House 1868
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1854. Married Mrs. Denning in 1858.
Source material:

1)---"Biographies of Members of the Legislature of 1868." found in: Transactions of the Kansas State Historical Society, 1907-1908. Topeka, Kan. : Kansas State Historical Society, 1908.



Name: Henry Miles Moore
Born: September 2, 1826 in Brockport, New York.
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 23
Chamber: House 1868
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1854. Elected Territorial Attorney General in 1855. Unsuccessful candidate for Kansas Attorney General in 1882. Married September 15, 1857, to Lina F. Kehoe.
Source material:

1)---"Biographies of Members of the Free-State Legislature of 1857-1858." found in: Transactions of the Kansas State Historical Society, 1907-1908. Topeka, Kan. : Kansas State Historical Society, 1908.



Name: J. M. Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Pratt
Town: Prattsville
Party:
District: 109
Chamber: House 1875
Notes: Seat declared vacant on January 25, 1875.
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Name: James H. Moore, Jr.
Born: November 17, 1884
Died: March 1972
Occupation: Farming, Livestock
County: Saline
Town: Salina
Party: Republican
District: 29
Chamber: Senate 1949, 1951, 1953, 1955, 1956
Notes:
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Name: Joel Burris Moore
Born: August 8, 1833, in Iroquois, Illinois.
Died: October 3, 1870, in Bourbon County, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer
County: Bourbon
Town: Fort Scott
Party: Republican
District: 52
Chamber: House 1868, 1869
Notes: Married Margaret Blair.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas. (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933); page 821 (biography of his son, Jesse Burris Moore).



Name: John E. Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Clergyman
County: Shawnee
Town: Auburn
Party: Republican
District: 6
Chamber: House 1861
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Name: Joseph Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 64
Chamber: House 1895
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Name: Kathy Wolfe Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Business Director
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Democrat
District: 36
Chamber: House 2011, 2012, 2013
Notes: Married to Ken Moore.
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Name: L. D. Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 51
Chamber: House 1917
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Name: Richard B. Moore
Born: 1840 in Avondale, Chester County, Pennsylvania.
Died:
Occupation: Real estate, Farmer, Editor
County: Marshall
Town: Oketo
Party: Republican
District: 42
Chamber: House 1897, SS1898
District: 44
Chamber: House 1899
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1878. Veteran of the Civil War.
Source material:

1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1897 (Topeka, Kan. : Crane & Company, 1897).



Name: Thomas H. Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Doniphan
Town: Iowa Point
Party:
District: 1
Chamber: House 1871
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Name: Vincent E. Moore
Born:
Died: November 9, 1993
Occupation: Corporate Secretary, Aircraft Company
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 19, Pos. 1
Chamber: Senate 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 27
Chamber: Senate 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976
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Name: W. Edgar Moore
Born: January 8, 1910 in Apache, Oklahoma.
Died: May 15, 1991 in Olathe, Kansas.
Occupation: Real Estate Broker, Meat Inspector
County: Johnson
Town: Olathe
Party: Republican
District: 26
Chamber: House 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984
Notes: Married Marion J. Lorimer on November 17, 1979.
Source material:

1)---"Senate Resolution 1819," Journal of Senate, Kansas Legislature, 1992.



Name: W. M. Moore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Republic
Town: Ida
Party: Republican
District: 106
Chamber: House 1879
District: 32
Chamber: Senate 1909
Notes: Lost seat by contest, February 16, 1909, to W. W. Caldwell.
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Name: William M. Moore
Born: August 7, 1860 in Jefferson County, Tennessee.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer/Teacher
County: Harper
Town: Anthony
Party: Republican
District: 76
Chamber: House 1909
District: 71
Chamber: House 1911
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Name: R. W. Moorhead
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 38
Chamber: House 1913, 1915
Notes:
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