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Please direct comments, additions, corrections to: Bill Sowers, ksdocs@library.ks.gov


Name: Don M. Rezac
Born: November 29, 1940 in Vienna township, south of Onaga
Died: November 26, 2010 in Omaha, Nebraska
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Pottawatomie
Town: Onaga, Emmett
Party: Democrat
District: 61
Chamber: House 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994
Notes: Married Barbara Tanner on August 7, 1960.
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Name: J. H. Rhea
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Miami
Town: Sugar
Party:
District: 18
Chamber: House 1889
Notes:
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Name: William M. Rhea
Born: January 26, 1840 in East Waterford, Pennsylvania.
Died: April 3, 1899 in Larned, Kansas.
Occupation: Physician
County: Pawnee
Town: Larned
Party: Republican
District: 116
Chamber: House 1883
Notes: Served in the Civil War in Company H, 133rd Tennessee Infantry.
Source material:

1)---Obituary and Journal of the Nineteenth Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic (Chaplain's Memorial List). Provided through the research of John A. Jackson.



Name: Jeremiah Dean Rhoades
Born: about 1863 in Mauckport, Harrison County, Indiana.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Harper
Town: Anthony
Party: Populist or Fusion
District: 75
Chamber: House 1901
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1882.
Source material:

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


Name: Marc C. Rhoades
Born:
Died:
Occupation: College Instructor, Business Owner
County: Harvey
Town: Newton
Party: Republican
District: 72
Chamber: House 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Notes: Spouse name is Denise.
Source material:

1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 2007 (Topeka, Kan. : Crane & Co., 1900).



Name: Harry R. Rhodes
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Anderson
Town: Colony
Party: Republican
District: 16
Chamber: House 1921
Notes:
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Name: James M. Rhodes
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Marshall
Town: Frankfort
Party: Republican
District: 44
Chamber: House 1905, 1907, SS1908, 1909
District: 39
Chamber: House 1931, 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936
Notes:
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Name: John B. Rhodes
Born: April 8, 1839, in West Stockbridge, Massachusetts.
Died: September 4, 1914
Occupation: Lumber Dealer
County: Anderson
Town: Colony
Party: Republican
District: 19
Chamber: House 1909
Notes: Married Melinda Reeve. His grandson, John Jacob Rhodes II, was a U.S. congressman from Arizona as was his great grandson, John Jacob Rhodes III
Source material:

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



Name: T. F. Rhodes
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Marshall
Town: Frankfort
Party:
District: 55
Chamber: House 1885, SS1886
District: 48
Chamber: House 1887
Notes:
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Name: Henderson Rice
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Miami
Town: Osawatomie
Party: Republican
District: 9
Chamber: House 1862
District: 43
Chamber: House 1865
District: 30
Chamber: House 1879, 1881
Notes:
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Name: O. M. Rice
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Coffey
Town: Agricola
Party: Alliance
District: 37
Chamber: House 1891
Notes:
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Name: Wilbur H. Rice
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Barton
Town: Millard
Party:
District: 95
Chamber: House 1889
Notes:
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Name: William M. Rice
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Bourbon
Town: Fort Scott
Party: Republican
District: 22
Chamber: House 1889, 1891
Notes:
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Name: Paul Rich
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Stockraiser
County: Hamilton
Town: Syracuse
Party: Republican
District: 121
Chamber: House 1907, SS1908, 1909
Notes:
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Name: Charles A. Richard
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Minister, Lecturer
County: Nemaha
Town: Seneca
Party: Republican
District: 17
Chamber: Senate 1937, SS1938, 1939
Notes:
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Name: George C. W. Richards
Born: 1854
Died:
Occupation: Physician, Druggist
County: Kearny
Town: Latham
Party: Republican
District: 120
Chamber: House 1905
Notes:
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Name: J. S. Richards
Born: 1859 in Carter County, Kentucky.
Died:
Occupation: Teacher
County: Ottawa
Town: Minneapolis
Party: Populist
District: 63
Chamber: House 1897, SS1898
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1870. Married and the father of three daughters.
Source material:

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



Name: Oscar G. Richards
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Douglas
Town: Eudora
Party: Republican
District: 23
Chamber: House 1879
Notes:
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Name: A. C. Richardson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Greenwood
Town: Charleston
Party: Republican
District: 67
Chamber: House 1876
Notes:
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Name: Ason Gittings Richardson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Harvey
Town: Newton
Party: Republican
District: 96
Chamber: House 1874, SS1874
Notes:
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Name: E. F. Richardson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Pottawatomie
Town: Onaga
Party:
District: 46
Chamber: House 1907, SS1908
Notes:
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Name: I. T. Richardson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Lyon
Town: Emporia
Party: Republican
District: 46
Chamber: House 1937, SS1938, 1939
Notes:
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Name: John W. Richardson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Insuror
County: Crawford
Town: Arma
Party: Republican
District: 20
Chamber: House 1927, SS1928
Notes:
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Name: Thomas Jefferson Richardson
Born: January 5, 1856, in Rich Valley, Virginia.
Died: 1945.
Occupation: Banker
County: Pottawatomie
Town: Havensville
Party: Republican
District: 45
Chamber: House 1899, 1901
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1879. Married October 20, 1886, to Elizabeth Ellen Hart. He is buried in the city cemetery at Havensville, Kansas.
Source material:

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

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



Name: William O. Richardson
Born: June 21, 1925 in Hoxie, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Sheridan
Town: Hoxie
Party: Republican
District: 103
Chamber: House 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1961, 1962
Notes: Served in Air Force, gunner on B24.
Source material:

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



Name: John Richey
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: McPherson
Town: McPherson
Party: Republican
District: 36
Chamber: Senate 1877, 1879
Notes:
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Name: R. A. Richmond
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Norton
Town: Lenora
Party:
District: 106
Chamber: House 1907, SS1908
Notes:
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Name: Harry E. Richter
Born: 1846 in Vermillion, Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Former Sheriff
County: Morris
Town: Council Grove
Party: Republican
District: 24
Chamber: Senate 1889, 1891
District: 57
Chamber: House 1893
Notes: Married Carrie W. Miller in 1871.
Source material:

1)---Kansas Cyclopedia of State History, volume III, pt 2, pages 1104-1106.



Name: A. P. Riddle
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Editor
County: Crawford
Town: Girard
Party:
District: 13
Chamber: Senate 1881, 1883, SS1884
Notes:
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Name: Frank Riddle
Born: February 7, 1907
Died: August 14, 1995
Occupation: Boeing Airplane Co., Store Keeper
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 67
Chamber: House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964
Notes:
Source material:

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



Name: John H. Riddle
Born: May 26, 1899 at Baldwin, Kansas
Died: October 5, 1995 at Lee Summit, Mo.
Occupation: Civil Engineer
County: Marion
Town: Marion
Party: Democrat
District: 55
Chamber: House 1933, SS1933, SS1934
Notes: Wife named Mildred
Source material:

1)---Obit from Salina Journal 10/12/1995

 



Name: Robert Riddle
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Jefferson
Town: Grasshopper Falls
Party: Radical Republican
District: 20
Chamber: House 1865
Notes:
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Name: Taylor Riddle
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Marion
Town: Marion
Party: Democrat
District: 55
Chamber: House 1913
Notes:
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Name: George W. Ridge
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Politician
County: Johnson
Town: Stanley
Party: Democrat
District: 20
Chamber: House 1877
Notes:
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Name: Charles H. Ridgway
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Mutual Fire Insurance
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Republican
District: 7
Chamber: House 1919, SS1919, SS1920
District: 4
Chamber: Senate 1921, 1923, SS1923
Notes:
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Name: James Frederick Ridlon
Born: March 18, 1835 at Saco, York County, Maine
Died: May 23, 1916 at Gardner, Kansas
Occupation: Farmer
County: Johnson
Town: McCamish
Party:
District: 35
Chamber: House 1870
Note: Married Rachel Elizabeth Sutton on April 23, 1870
Source material:

1)--- Information supplied by Angel Gebhart.



Name: Fred Riebe
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Anderson
Town: Garnett
Party: Democrat
District: 16
Chamber: House 1915
Notes:
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Name: Robert D. Riegle
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Barber
County: Marshall
Town: Waterville
Party: Republican
District: 40
Chamber: House 1955, 1956
Notes:
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Name: Roy Wilford Riegle
Born: April 27, 1896, in Lyons, Kansas.
Died: February 2, 1988.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Lyon
Town: Emporia
Party: Republican
District: 45
Chamber: House 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936, 1937, SS1938, 1939
District: 22
Chamber: Senate 1941
District: 15
Chamber: Senate 1953, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960
Notes: Resigned to enter war service; replaced by S. B. Warren for 1943 session. Married June 3, 1923, to Keith Maria Roberts. Veteran of World War I.
Source material:

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



Name: George W. Riffel
Born: December 27, 1896 in Hutchinson, Kansas.
Died: January 28, 1974 near Stockton, Kansas.
Occupation: Construction superintendent, Farmer, Stockman
County: Rooks
Town: Stockton
Party: Republican
District: 88
Chamber: House 1951, 1953, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, SS1958
Notes: Married Agnes Kornelson in 1920. Killed in auto accident.
Source material:

1)---"House Resolution 1059," Journal of the House of Representatives, Kansas Legislature, 1974.



Name: Fred Riggs
Born: February 6, 1912 in Chase County, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Oil Distributor
County: Chase
Town: Cottonwood Falls
Party: Democrat
District: 51
Chamber: House 1961
Notes:
Source material:

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



Name: Reuben Riggs
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Marion
Town: Marion Center
Party: Democrat
District: 15
Chamber: Senate 1866
Notes:
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Name: Samuel A. Riggs
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party: Republican
District: 9
Chamber: Senate 1867
District: 25
Chamber: House 1879
Notes:
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Name: Edward T. Riling
Born: November 15, 1875, in Leavenworth, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party: Republican
District: 14
Chamber: House 1901
Notes: Married in 1907 to Abbie Fisher.
Source material:

1)---Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History... (Chicago : Standard Publishing Co., 1912).

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



Name: Oliver D. Rinehart
Born: March 27, 1907
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Miami
Town: Paola
Party: Republican
District: 14
Chamber: House 1947, 1949, 1951, 1953
Notes:
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Name: William M. Rinehart
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Wabaunsee
Town: Eskridge
Party: Republican
District: 48
Chamber: House 1899
Notes:
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Name: M. Ringer
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Sheridan
Town: Quinter
Party: Republican
District: 103
Chamber: House 1931
Notes:
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Name: Harry M. Rinker
Born: March 1, 1891
Died: February 11, 1975
Occupation: Farmer
County: Trego
Town: Wakeeney
Party: Democrat
District: 99
Chamber: House 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936
Notes: Married Josephine Gibson on January 6, 1918. Was in the Army then transfered to Air Force.
Source material:

1)---Peggy Ornelas-Granddaughter

 



Name: Ralph R. Rinker
Born: (January) June 26, 1896, in Ellinwood, Kansas.
Died: June 5, 1981
Occupation: Abstracter
County: Barton
Town: Great Bend
Party: Republican
District: 78
Chamber: House 1943, 1945, 1947
District: 33
Chamber: Senate 1949, 1951, 1953, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964
Notes: Married March 20, 1920, to Esse Dean McGuire. World War I veteran (Navy).
Source material:

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

2)---1961 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Topeka, Kan. : Midwest Industry Magazine, Kansas Construction Magazine, 1961.)



Name: Kenneth R. Rissler
Born: October 19, 1917
Died:
Occupation: Automobile Dealer, Merchant
County: Wabaunsee
Town: Eskridge
Party: Republican
District: 44
Chamber: House 1953, 1955, 1956
Notes:
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Name: Magness Henry Ristine
Born: June 9, 1828 in Crawfordsville, Indiana.
Died: April, 1894 in Broughton, Clay County, Kansas.
Occupation: Carpenter
County: Clay
Town: Clay Center
Party: Republican
District: 82
Chamber: House 1868, 1869
Notes: Came to Kansas for the first time in 1859, returned and settled in Clay County in 1864. First Probate Judge in Clay County. Married February 24, 1850 to Nancy Jane Hemphill.
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: Morris L. Ritchie
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Morris
Town: Council Grove
Party: Republican
District: 67
Chamber: House 1889
Notes:
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Name: C. S. Ritter
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Allen
Town: Iola
Party: Republican
District: 17
Chamber: House 1921
Notes:
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Name: John N. Ritter
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Cherokee
Town: Columbus
Party: Republican
District: 8
Chamber: Senate 1885, SS1886, 1887
Notes:
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Name: Samuel T. Roach
Born:
Died: December, 1886.
Occupation: Methodist minister
County: Anderson
Town: Garnett
Party:
District: 25
Chamber: House 1885, SS1886
Notes: Came to Anderson County, KS, in 1876.
Source material:

1)---Information supplied by family member, June 2, 1998.



Name: Thomas K. Roach
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Jackson
Town: Holton
Party:
District: 43
Chamber: House 1889
Notes:
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Name: George H. Robb
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Doniphan
Town: Troy
Party: Republican
District: 2
Chamber: House 1867
Notes:
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Name: James Robb
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Franklin
Town: Ottawa
Party: Republican
District: 27
Chamber: House 1879
Notes:
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Name: Edward Everett Robbins
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Hamilton
Town: Syracuse
Party: Republican
District: 121
Chamber: House 1903, SS1903
Notes:
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Name: Earl L. Robbins
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Motor Car Dealer
County: Atchison
Town: Atchison
Party: Republican
District: 2
Chamber: House 1931
Notes: Was not present at 1931 session.
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Name: Hiram F. Robbins
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Pottawatomie
Town: Blaine, Wheaton
Party: Republican
District: 68
Chamber: House 1881
District: 18
Chamber: Senate 1893, 1895
Notes:
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Name: M. F. Robbins
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Banker
County: Scott
Town: Scott City
Party: Republican
District: 113
Chamber: House 1939, 1941
Notes:
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Name: Riley Oran Robbins
Born: February 20, 1899, in Yates Center, Kansas.
Died: August 3, 1986
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Chautauqua
Town: Sedan
Party: Republican
District: 49
Chamber: House 1937, SS1938, 1939, 1941
Notes: World War I veteran (Infantry). Married May 20, 1925, to Martha Lois Potter.
Source material:

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



Name: W. R. Robbins
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Real Estate
County: Neosho
Town: Thayer
Party: Republican
District: 28
Chamber: House 1919, SS1919, SS1920, 1921
Notes:
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Name: Albert B. Roberts
Born: May 12, 1859, in Richmond, Indiana.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Meade
Town: Fowler
Party: Republican
District: 122
Chamber: House 1927, SS1928, 1929, SS1930
Notes: Married August 15, 1880, to Elizabeth Johnson.
Source material:

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



Name: C. L. Roberts
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Oil Producer
County: Russell
Town: Russell
Party: Republican
District: 32
Chamber: Senate 1961, 1962
Notes: Replaced by John Harm Voss.
Source material:

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



Name: D. D. Roberts
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Bourbon
Town: Fort Lincoln
Party: Republican
District: 50
Chamber: House 1869
Notes:
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Name: Dan C. Roberts
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Meade
Town: Plains
Party: Republican
District: 122
Chamber: House 1957, 1958, SS1958
Notes:
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Name: L. Roberts
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Bourbon
Town: Dayton
Party: Republican
District: 51
Chamber: House 1869
Notes:
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Name: John Newton Roberts
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party:
District: 16
Chamber: House 1885, SS1886
Notes:
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Name: Thomas Roberts
Born: 1816 in Wales.
Died: August 1, 1892, in Miami County, Kansas.
Occupation: Attorney
County: Lykins (became Miami)
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 9
Chamber: Senate 1862
Notes: Replaced J. A. Phillips, who resigned on February 21, 1862. Civil War veteran: 5th Kansas Militia. Married Clarinda Farr.
Source material:

1)--- James Mullins, great great grandson of Thomas Roberts. He got this information from "the Historical Society- V. Driskill from the biographical record of Southeastern Kansas- 1894."



Name: William Logan Roberts
Born: January 23, 1930 in Emporia, Kansas.
Died: May 15, 1994
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Democrat
District: 5
Chamber: House 1965, 1966, SS1966
District: 26
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
Notes: Wifes name is Jean
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in American Politics, Second Edition 1969-1970 (R.R. Bowker Company New York and London 1969).



Name: Francis M. Robertson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Wilson
Town: Coyville, Fredonia
Party: Republican
District: 41
Chamber: House 1883, SS1884
District: 13
Chamber: Senate 1907, 1908
Notes: Replaced S.S. Benedict who died before the 1907 session.
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Name: Fred Robertson
Born: July 21, 1871, in Craigville, New York.
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Rawlins
Town: Atwood
Party: Democrat
District: 39
Chamber: Senate 1909, 1911
Notes: Married May 15, 1900, to Luella J. Hotchkiss.
Source material:

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



Name: George Robertson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer (Retired)
County: Chase
Town: Cottonwood Falls
Party: Democrat
District: 54
Chamber: House 1935, SS1936, 1937, SS1938
Notes:
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Name: Roger R. Robertson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Businessman, Law Student
County: Reno
Town: Hutchinson
Party: Democrat
District: 105
Chamber: House 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977
Notes:
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Name: Will Robertson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Merchant, Druggist
County: Woodson
Town: Toronto
Party: Republican
District: 30
Chamber: House 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936, 1937, SS1938
Notes:
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Name: Edward K. Robinett
Born: 1867
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Republican
District: 9
Chamber: House 1905
Notes:
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Name: Thomas A. Robinett
Born: June 21, 1949
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Johnson
Town: Overland Park
Party: Republican
District: 29
Chamber: House 1993, 1994
Notes:
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Name: Charles Lawrence Robinson
Born: July 21, 1818 in Hardwick, Massachuesetts.
Died: August 17, 1894 near Lawrence, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party: Independent
District: 52
Chamber: House 1872
District: 19
Chamber: Senate 1875, 1877, 1879
Notes: First governor of Kansas 1861-1863. Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lawrence, Kansas.
Source material:

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

2)--- Kansas Cyclopedia of State History, 1912, supplemental volume.



Name: George L. Robinson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Realtor
County: Miami
Town: Paola
Party: Republican
District: 14
Chamber: House 1927, SS1928, 1929, SS1930, 1931
Notes:
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Name: Herbert Robinson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Linn
Town: Farlinville
Party: Reform
District: 34
Chamber: House 1874, SS1874, 1875
Notes:
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Name: Jack W. Robinson
Born: July 17, 1924 in Arkansas City, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Public Relations
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 19, Pos. 3
Chamber: Senate 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
Notes: Married Norma Klotz.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in American Politics, Second Edition 1969-1970 (R.R. Bowker Company New York and London 1969).



Name: Jefferson Davis Robinson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Mine Operator
County: Linn
Town: Pleasanton
Party: Republican
District: 15
Chamber: House 1945, 1947
Notes:
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Name: J. P. Robinson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Physician
County: Johnson
Town: DeSoto
Party:
District: 32
Chamber: House 1868
Notes: Moved to Johnson County in 1866, no record of when he left or where he went.
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: L. N. Robinson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Lyon
Town: Emporia
Party:
District: 68
Chamber: House 1873
Notes:
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Name: Robert Gamble Robinson
Born: September 8, 1860, in Rock Island, Illinois.
Died: May 30, 1898, in Holton, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Jackson
Town: Holton
Party: Republican
District: 38
Chamber: House 1895
Notes: Married to Sarah Frances Hurrell.
Source material:

1)---Illustriana Kansas. (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933.) Biography of his son, William Herbert Robinson.



Name: Roscoe J. Robinson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Retired County Superintendent
County: Osborne
Town: Osborne
Party: Republican
District: 84
Chamber: House 1963, 1964, SS1964, 1965, 1966, SS1966
Notes:
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Name: Verdis Jeune Robinson
Born: June 8, 1934
Died: November 29, 1997
Occupation: Public Employee
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Democrat
District: 34
Chamber: House SS1989
Notes: Appointed to take place of Norman Justice, resigned December 1989. First African-American woman in the Kansas Legislature.
Source material:

1)---"House Resolution 6007," Journal of the House of Representatives, Kansas Legislature, 1998.



Name: W. S. Robinson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Shawnee
Town: N. Topeka
Party: Republican
District: 33
Chamber: House 1945, 1947
Notes:
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Name: Vester H. Robison
Born: September 6, 1889
Died:
Occupation: Automobile, Implement Dealer
County: Neosho
Town: Chanute
Party: Republican
District: 28
Chamber: House 1949
Notes:
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Name: T. F. Robley
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Bourbon
Town: Fort Scott
Party: Republican
District: 38
Chamber: House 1874
Notes:
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Name: Harrie E. Robson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Coffey
Town: Lebo
Party: Republican
District: 31
Chamber: House 1925
Notes:
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Name: Walter Robson
Born: February 26, 1875 in Wilmington, Will County, Illinois.
Died: February 26, 1923 in Wabaunsee County, near Westmoreland
Occupation: Farmer, Merchant
County: Pottawatomie
Town: Westmoreland
Party: Democrat
District: 41
Chamber: House 1913
Notes: Married Katharyn Arnold on September 11, 1900.
Source material:

1)---Standard History of Kansas and Kansans. (Chicago : Lewis Publishing Co., 1918.) This biography is also available online at: http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/archives/1918ks/bior/robsonw.html.


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