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Name: Henry H. Williams
Born: September 26, 1828 in Hudson, Columbia County, New York.
Died:
Occupation: Hardware merchant
County: Miami
Town: Osawatomie
Party: Democratic Republican Radical
District: 43
Chamber: House 1868
District: 11
Chamber: Senate 1869, 1870
Notes: Married February 28, 1858 to Mary A, Carr.
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/miami.



Name: I. N. Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party:
District: 66
Chamber: House 1913, 1915
Notes:
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Name: Jerry D. Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Retired
County: Neosho
Town: Chanute
Party: Democrat
District: 8
Chamber: House 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Notes: Married to Kathy T. Williams.
Source material:

1)---http://www.kslegislature.org



Name: J. L. Williams
Born: 1821 in Ohio
Died:
Occupation: Physician
County: Jackson
Town: Holton
Party: Republican
District: 18
Chamber: House 1869, 1870, 1871
Notes:
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Name: J. L. Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Nurseryman
County: Labette
Town: Oswego
Party: Reformer
District: 43
Chamber: House 1874, SS1874
Notes:
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Name: J. W. Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Jackson
Town: Valley Falls
Party: Republican
District: 15
Chamber: House 1864, 1875, 1876
Notes:
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Name: Lloyd Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Teacher
County: Anderson
Town: Welda
Party: Republican
District: 16
Chamber: House 1939
Notes:
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Name: M. B. Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town: Winona
Party:
District: 109
Chamber: House 1911
Notes:
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Name: M. J. Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town: Louisburg
Party:
District: 6
Chamber: Senate 1913, 1915
Notes:
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Name: Reuben Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Lincoln
Town: Pottersburg
Party: Republican
District: 112
Chamber: House 1877
Notes:
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Name: Richard J. (Dick) Williams
Born: July 10, 1900 in Emporia, Kansas.
Died: October 23, 1977
Occupation: Retired
County: Pratt
Town: Pratt
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: Senate 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 33
Chamber: Senate 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976
Notes: Married Rose A. Killilay August 22, 1938.
Source material:

1)---"Senate Resolution 1875," Journal of the Senate, Kansas Legislature, 1978.



Name: Russell C. Williams
Born: Born December 3, 1907 in Butler, County
Died:
Occupation: Trucking
County: Russell
Town: Russell
Party: Republican
District: 81
Chamber: House 1953, 1955, 1956
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1955 Kansas Legislative Directory



Name: R. L. Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Douglas
Town:
Party:
District: 8
Chamber: House 1862
Notes:
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Name: R. M. Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Real Estate Agent
County: Doniphan
Town: White Cloud
Party: Republican
District: 1
Chamber: Senate 1877, 1879, 1881, 1883
Notes:
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Name: S. J. Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer (Retired)
County: Barton
Town: Pawnee Rock
Party: Republican
District: 78
Chamber: House 1921
Notes:
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Name: Sherman Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Stanton
Town: Johnson
Party:
District: 122
Chamber: House 1903
Notes:
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Name: Vernon L. Williams
Born: November 23, 1920
Died: January 28, 2001
Occupation: Labor relations attorney, Business executive
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 66
Chamber: House 1953, 1955, 1956
District: 91
Chamber: House 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990
Notes:
Source material:

1)---"House Resolution 6009," Journal of the House of Representatives, Kansas Legislature, 2001.



Name: William Williams
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Johnson
Town: Olathe
Party: Republican
District: 34
Chamber: House 1863
District: 32
Chamber: House 1871
Notes:
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Name: Blake Arthur Williamson
Born: July 24, 1901 in Edwardsville, Kansas.
Died: February 20, 1981
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City; Edwardsville
Party: Republican
District: 9
Chamber: House 1935, SS1936, 1939, 1941, 1947
District: 36
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970
Notes: Married August 30, 1927 to Ruth Imogene Belknap.
Source material:

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



Name: Charles Williamson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Washington
Town: Washington
Party:
District: 71
Chamber: House 1887
Notes:
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Name: J. D. Williamson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Washington
Town: Washington
Party:
District: 1
Chamber: House 1889, 1891
District: 1
Chamber: Senate 1893, 1895
Notes:
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Name: S. R. Williamson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Rosedale
Party: Republican
District: 9
Chamber: House 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes:
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Name: Joel Willis
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Druggist
County: Leavenworth
Town: Tonganoxie
Party: Republican
District: 16
Chamber: House 1877
Notes:
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Name: M. C. Willis
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 11
Chamber: House 1867
Notes:
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Name: M. C. Willis
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Brown
Town: Kennekuk
Party: Republican
District: 7
Chamber: House 1875
Notes:
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Name: Ledru Job Willits
Born: September 20, 1857 at Mount Pleasant, Iowa
Died:
Occupation: Banker, farmer and cattleman
County: Cheyenne
Town: St. Francis
Party: Republican
District: 108
Chamber: House 1893
Notes: In 1883 married Nannie Lee she passed away in 1890. Then married Jessie Pontius in 1893
Source material:

1)--- History of Kansas and Kansans. 1919.

 



Name: N. P. Willits
Born: Born in Fredonia
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Wilson
Town: Fredonia
Party: Republican
District: 32
Chamber: House 1899, 1901
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1901 Legislative Directory



Name: A. L. Wilmoth
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Cloud
Town: Concordia
Party: Republican
District: 61
Chamber: House 1915, 1917
Notes:
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Name: A. D. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Republic
Town: Belleville
Party:
District: 81
Chamber: House 1872
Notes:
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Name: A. D. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Republica
Town: Scandia
Party:
District: 74
Chamber: House 1889
Notes:
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Name: A. S. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Washington
Town: Washington
Party:
District: 16
Chamber: House 1870, 1871
Notes:
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Name: Benjamin E. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town: Williamstown
Party:
District: 5
Chamber: Senate 1913, 1915
Notes:
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Name: B. F. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Crawford
Town: Girard
Party:
District: 20
Chamber: House 1913
Notes:
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Name: B. W. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Linn
Town: Mound City
Party:
District: 24
Chamber: House 1883
Notes:
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Name: C. G. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Greeley
Town: Horace
Party:
District:
Chamber: House 1891
Notes: Seated as a delegate on January 15, 1891.
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Name: Charles "Chuck" L. Wilson, DVM
Born: Born in 1931
Died: December 1975
Occupation: Veterinarian
County: Hodgeman
Town: Jetmore
Party: Democrat
District: 118
Chamber: House 1971, 1972
District: 37
Chamber: Senate 1973, 1974, 1975
Notes: Spouse: Joyce Strobel
Source material:

1)---1973-1974 Kansas Legislative Directory



Name: Clement L. Wilson
Born: April 24, 1874 in Nemaha County, Nebraska.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer, Real estate
County: Greeley
Town: Tribune
Party: Republican
District: 112
Chamber: House 1911, 1913, 1923
Notes: Married November 20, 1901 to Miss Martha Byerly at Franklin, Nebraska.
Source material:

1)---Standard History of Kansas and Kansans (Chicago: Lewis, 1918).



Name: Clyde N. Wilson
Born: Born in Emporia November 18,1923
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman, Lawyer
County: Lyon
Town: Emporia
Party: Republican
District: 46
Chamber: House 1951, 1953, 1955, 1956
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1951 Kansas Legislative Directory



Name: D. C. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town: Superior
Party:
District: 102
Chamber: House 1887
Notes:
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Name: D. G. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Atchison
Town: Effingham
Party: Republican
District: 6
Chamber: House 1874, SS1874
Notes:
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Name: Daviess Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Riley
Town:
Party:
District: 4
Chamber: House 1862
Notes:
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Name: Dennis M. Wilson
Born: August 10, 1950 in Kansas City, Missouri
Died:
Occupation: Banker, County official
County: Johnson
Town: Overland Park
Party: Republican
District: 29
Chamber: House 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998
District: 37
Chamber: Senate 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Notes: Married to Vickie J. Wilson.
Source material:

1)---http://www.kslegislature.org



Name: E. L. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Marshall
Town: Marysville
Party:
District: 45
Chamber: House 1907, 1908
District: 40
Chamber: House 1911
Notes:
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Name: Hill P. Wilson
Born: Williamsburg, Pennsylvania.
Died:
Occupation:
County: Ellis
Town: Hays City
Party:
District: 40
Chamber: Senate 1889, 1891
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1867. Married Mary V. Montgomery January 20, 1880.
Source material:

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



Name: H. Scott Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Morris
Town: Council Grove
Party: Republican
District: 56
Chamber: House 1937, SS1938, 1939
Notes:
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Name: J. C. Wilson
Born: 1845
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stock Dealer
County: Atchinson
Town: Muscotah
Party: Republican
District: 5
Chamber: House 1872
District: 10
Chamber: House 1871
District: 2
Chamber: Senate 1873, 1874
Notes:
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Name: John Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Nonprofit Manager
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party: Democrat
District: 10
Chamber: House 2013
Notes: Married to Jami
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Name: James Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Meade
Town: Meade
Party:
District: 123
Chamber: House 1893
Notes:
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Name: James J. Wilson
Born: March 4, 1873 in Cromwell, Kentucky.
Died:
Occupation: Lumberman
County: Cherokee
Town: Weir
Party: Democrat
District: 22
Chamber: House 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936, 1937, SS1938, 1939
Notes: May 21, 1896 married Albina James.
Source material:

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



Name: Joseph Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Bourbon
Town: Mapleton
Party: Republican
District: 51
Chamber: House 1866, 1867
Notes:
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Name: John Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Merchant, Farmer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Independent
District: 3
Chamber: Senate 1863, 1864
Notes:
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Name: M. A. Wilson
Born: Born in Zanesvill, Muskingum
Died:
Occupation:
County: Jefferson
Town: Ozawkie
Party: Republican
District: 5
Chamber: House 1901, 1903
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1901 Legislative Handbook



Name: M. L. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Nemaha
Town: American City
Party:
District: 73
Chamber: House 1879
Notes:
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Name: R. J. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Professional fund raiser
County: Crawford
Town: Pittsburg
Party: Democrat
District: 3
Chamber: House 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
Notes:
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Name: Robert P. C. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 7
Chamber: House 1861
Notes:
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Name: Roscoe H. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Hodgeman
Town: Jetmore
Party: Republican
District: 97
Chamber: House 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes:
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Name: Sheperd Edwin Wilson
Born: 1834
Died: 1898, Jewel County, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer
County:
Town: Superior
Party: Republican
District: 88
Chamber: House 1876
Notes: Buried in the Valley View Cemetery in Jewel County, Kansas.
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Name: T. C. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Pawnee
Town: Larned
Party: Republican
District: 91
Chamber: House 1917
Notes:
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Name: T. P. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Barber
Town: Kiowa
Party:
District: 74
Chamber: House 1895
Notes:
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Name: T. R. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Butler
Town: El Dorado
Party: Republican
District: 67
Chamber: House 1869
Notes:
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Name: Thomas B. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Air-line executive
County: Jefferson
Town: Williamstown
Party: Republican
District: 4
Chamber: House 1947
Notes:
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Name: V. P. Wilson
Born: 1829
Died:
Occupation:
County: Dickinson
Town: Abilene
Party:
District: 27
Chamber: Senate 1873, 1874, SS1874
Notes:
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Name: W. E. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Decatur
Town: Allison
Party:
District: 107
Chamber: House 1905
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1905 Legislative Handbook



Name: W. H. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Jackson
Town: Smithland
Party:
District: 67
Chamber: House 1879, 1881
Notes:
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Name: Walter E. Wilson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Osage
Town: Washington
Party: Republican
District: 20
Chamber: Senate 1913, 1915, 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes:
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Name: William Newton Wilson
Born: January 2, 1842 in Blount, Tennessee.
Died: February 23, 1898
Occupation: Farmer, Stockraiser
County: Stanton
Town: Fletcher
Party:
District: 119
Chamber: House 1895, 1897
Notes: W.C. Montgomery contested the 1896 election and on February 10, 1897, he was sworn in to replace W.N. Wilson. Married January 17, 1866 to Rebecca Jane Dunn. Buried in Syracuse, 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



Name: Arno Windscheffel
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Smith
Town: Smith Center
Party: Republican
District: 86
Chamber: House 1953, 1955, 1956
Notes:
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Name: George Wingert
Born: Born in 1931
Died:
Occupation: Businessman, Gasoline jobber
County: Franklin
Town: Ottawa
Party: Democrat
District: 14
Chamber: House 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978
Notes: Spouse: Jane Allvine
Source material:

1)---1973-1974 Kansas Legislative Directory



Name: Glenn L. Winkleman
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Ford
Town: Bloom
Party: Democrat
District: 96
Chamber: House 1965, 1966, SS1966
District: 119
Chamber: House 1967, 1968
Notes:
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Name: Valdenia C. Winn
Born:
Died:
Occupation: College Professor
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Democrat
District: 34
Chamber: House 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Notes: Married to Keith Vincent Persley.
Source material:

1)---http://www.kslegislature.org



Name: Winton "Wint" A. Winter
Born: August 20, 1930
Died: May 4, 2013
Occupation: Banker, Laywer
County: Franklin
Town: Ottawa
Party: Republican
District: 6
Chamber: Senate 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 11
Chamber: Senate 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980
Notes: Married to Nancy Mae
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Name: Wint Winter, Jr.
Born: April 19, 1953
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party: Republican
District: 2
Chamber: Senate 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992
Notes: Replaced Jane M. Eldredge who resigned in 1983.
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Name: D. E. Winters
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Kiowa
Town: Haviland
Party:
District: 94
Chamber: House 1895
Notes:
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Name: Jacob Winters
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer, Farmer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Republican
District: 7
Chamber: Senate 1873
District: 7
Chamber: Senate 1874, SS1874
Notes:
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Name: Kenneth J. Winters
Born: June 3, 1921 in Kansas City, Kansas.
Died: October 2, 1992 in Denver, Colorado.
Occupation: Businessman, Investments
County: Johnson
Town: Prairie Village
Party: Republican
District: 13
Chamber: House 1965, 1966, SS1966
District: 21
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974
Notes: Married to Martha A. Horner.
Source material:

1)---"House Resolution 6012," Journal of the House of Representatives, Kansas Legislature, 1994.



Name: S. M. Wirt
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Rice
Town: Peace
Party: Republican
District: 91
Chamber: House 1875
Notes:
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Name: Bill "Billie Joe" Wisdom
Born: April 11, 1932 in Cottonwood, Oklahoma.
Died: January 21, 2004 at hospital in Houston, Texas.
Occupation: Foreman, Auto Plant
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Democrat
District: 31
Chamber: House 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992
District: 6
Chamber: Senate 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
Notes: Served as vice chairman of the House Appropriations Committee during his tenure in the Kansas Legislature.
Source material:

1)---1975-1976 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Kansas City, MO. : Halgo Publishing Inc.)

2)--- Topeka Capital-Journal, January 24, 2004 (Obituary).



Name: Z. L. Wise
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County:
Town:
Party:
District: 80
Chamber: House 1899
Notes:
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Name: H. M. Wisler
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Rice
Town: Hutchinson
Party:
District: 92
Chamber: House 1889
Notes:
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Name: John C. Woelk, Jr.
Born: July 21, 1920 in Russell
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Russell
Town: Russell
Party: Republican
District: 32
Chamber: Senate 1953, 1955, 1956
Notes:
Source material:

1)---1955 Kansas Legislative Directory


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