Skip redundant pieces

Gaar to Girard

Compiled by Rita Haley, Sherri Schulte, Donna Copeland, Bill Sowers and Lois Delfelder.
Please direct comments, additions, corrections to: Bill Sowers, ksdocs@library.ks.gov


Name: Norman Edward Gaar
Born: September 29, 1929 in Kansas City, Missouri.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Johnson
Town: Westwood (Shawnee Mission)
Party: Republican
District: 13
Chamber: Senate 1965, 1966, SS1966, 1967, 1968
District: 5, Pos. 1
Chamber: Senate 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 7
Chamber: Senate 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984
Notes: Married in 1953 to Joanne Rupert. Veteran: Korea, Lt., 111th Fighter Squadron Task Force 77.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in American Politics, Seventh Edition 1979-1980 / R.R. Bowker Company, New York, N.Y., 1979.



Name: Frank M. Gable
Born: about 1842 in Missouri.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 15
Chamber: House 1879
District: 9
Chamber: House 1887, 1891
Notes: Spouse's first name listed as Sallie.
Source material:

1)---1880 U.S. Census, Kansas, Leavenworth County, Delaware County.



Name: Thomas P. Gable
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 11
Chamber: House 1879
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Arthur Wilfred Gabriel
Born: May 13, 1910 in Eudora, Kansas.
Died: April 9, 1990 DeSoto, Kansas
Occupation: Banker, Farmer, Insurance
County: Johnson
Town: DeSoto
Party: Republican
District: 17
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 27
Chamber: House 1973, 1974
Notes: Married June 4, 1937 to Alberta Bell Rohe.
Source material:

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

2)---Social Security Death Index



Name: George Warren Gabriel
Born: November 19, 1841 in Athens, Ohio.
Died: April 29, 1930 in Parsons, Kansas.
Occupation: Physician, Surgeon
County: Labette
Town: Parsons
Party: Democrat
District: 44
Chamber: House 1877
District: 33
Chamber: House 1883, SS1884
District: 27
Chamber: House 1899
District: 11
Chamber: Senate 1901, 1903
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1864. Civil War veteran: 1st--- Company C, 53rd Ohio Regiment; 2nd--- Company D, 17th Kansas.
Source material:

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



Name: Ephriam M. Gabrielson
Born: December 30, 1882
Died: September 15, 1930
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Jewell
Town: Montrose
Party: Republican
District: 33
Chamber: Senate 1925, 1927, SS1928
Notes: Married December 25, 1917 to Mae Ragsdale.
Source material:

1)---History of the State of Kansas by William G. Cutler, first published in 1883 by A.T. Andreas, Chicago, IL.



Name: Franklin "Frank" D. Gaines
Born: April 21, 1934
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Butler
Town: Augusta
Party: Democrat
District: 64
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 16
Chamber: Senate 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Jo E. Gaitskill
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Crawford
Town: Girard
Party: Democrat
District: 20
Chamber: House 1941
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Peter J. Galle
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: McPherson
Town: McPherson
Party: Republican
District: 69
Chamber: House 1903, SS1903
Notes:
Source material:



Name: David C. Gamble
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Republic
Town: Seapo
Party: Republican
District: 80
Chamber: House 1883, SS1884
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Willard P. Gambell
Born:
Died: February 5, 1868
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 7
Chamber: House 1861
District: 3
Chamber: Senate 1865, 1866
District: 22
Chamber: House 1868
Notes:
Source material:



Name: John W. Games
Born: about 1843 in Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Miami
Town: Paola
Party: Republican
District: 29
Chamber: House 1879, 1881
Notes: Spouse's first name listed as Cerrelda.
Source material:

1)---1880 U.S. Census, Kansas, Miami County, Richland Township.


 


Name: Shanti Gandhi
Born:
Died:
Occupation:Physician (Retired)
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Republican
District: 52
Chamber: House 2013
Notes: Married to Susan
Source material:

 



Name: Felix T. Gandy
Born: about 1841 in Iowa.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Jewell
Town: Jewell City
Party:
District:
Chamber: House 1871
Notes: Spouse's first name listed as Belle.
Source material:

 

1)---1880 U.S. Census, Kansas, Jewell County, Richland Township.



Name: Richard D. Gannon
Born: July 29, 1950 in Goodland, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Sherman
Town: Goodland
Party: Democrat
District: 40
Chamber: Senate 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985,
1986, 1987, 1988
Notes: Married in 1976 to Martha Ellen Wall.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in American Politics, Seventh Edition 1979-80 / R.R. Bowker Company, New York, N.Y., 1979.



Name: Henry E. Ganse
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Coffey
Town: Burlington
Party: Republican
District: 15
Chamber: Senate 1909, 1911
Notes:
Source material:



Name: C. E. Gants
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Osage
Town: Melvern
Party: Democrat
District: 35
Chamber: House 1907, SS1908
Notes:
Source material:


Name: Randy Garber
Born:
Died:
Occupation: HVAC Specialist/Pastor
County: Brown/Nemaha
Town: Sabetha
Party: Republican
District: 62
Chamber: House 2011, 2012, 2013
Notes: Married to Kay.
Source material:


Name: Delia Garcia
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Manager, Connie's Mexico Cafe/Consultant
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 103
Chamber: House 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
Notes:
Source material:

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



Name: Everett Elliott Gard
Born: February 2, 1870
Died: January 21, 1939 in Stafford, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer
County: Stafford
Town: Stafford
Party: Democrat
District: 77
Chamber: House 1925, 1927, SS1928
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Spencer A. Gard
Born: June 24, 1898
Died: November 25, 1991
Occupation: Farmer, Lawyer
County: Allen
Town: Iola
Party: Republican
District: 17
Chamber: House 1947
District: 14
Chamber: Senate 1949
Notes: Resigned before 1951 session.
Source material:



Name: Samuel Collier Major Gardenhire
Born: November 23, 1855 in Fayette County, Missouri.
Died: February 27, 1923 in New York.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Republican
District: 37
Chamber: House 1895
Notes: Married December 24, 1881 to Mary Jetmore.
Source material:

1)---rootsweb.com WorldConnect database.



Name: Marshall Gephart Gardiner
Born: September 27, 1912
Died: August 12, 1999
Occupation: Newspaperman
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 5
Chamber: House 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960
Notes: Served as an engineer with U.S. army amphibious forces in the South Pacific during World War II, for which he was decorated with the Bronze Arrowhead, four battle stars and the Philippine Liberation ribbon with star. Ran unsuccessfully for the U.S. House of Representatives in 1960 in the First Congressional District. Was a stock broker until he retired and became a philanthropist for Park College (now Park University). His first wife, Mollie North, by whom he had one son, Joseph Marshall Gardiner II, died in 1983. He married J'Noel Ball in 1998.
Source material:

1)--- Information supplied by Allen Gardiner who cited the following resources:

2)---Who's Who in the Midwest, 1969-1970, vol. 11.

3)---The Gardiner Family, by Allen Gardiner (1983).

4)---"Science program gets $125,000 boost," Valley Falls Vindicator, March 3, 1994.

5)---Park College Alumniad, Spring 1997.

6)---"What's love got to do with it," by Kendrick Blackwood (Pitch Weekly, Nov. 29-Dec. 5, 2001).

7)---"In the Supreme Court of Kansas, No. 85,030; In the matter of the Estate of Marshall G. Gardiner, Deceased, March 15, 2002.


Name: John J. Gardner
Born: December 28, 1924 in Muncie, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Johnson
Town: Shawnee Mission
Party: Republican
District: 10
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: Henry E. Garner
Born: October 26, 1878 in Marysville, Tennessee.
Died: July 9, 1946 in Wichita, Kansas.
Occupation: Teacher,Bank cashier, Merchant
County: Sumner
Town: Caldwell
Party: Republican
District: 70
Chamber: House 1939, 1941, 1943
Notes:
Source material:

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



Name: Jim David Garner
Born: June 14, 1963
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Montgomery
Town: Coffeyville
Party: Democrat
District: 11
Chamber: House 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
Notes:
Source material:



Name: F. Mozelle Garrett (a.ka. Mozelle Garrett Clark)
Born: December 17, 1919 in Granite, Oklahome
Died: November 14, 2004 in Burlington, Kansas
Occupation: Travel tour guide
County: Sedgwick
Town: Derby
Party: Democrat
District: 99
Chamber: House 1980, 1981, 1982
Notes: Married Roy H. Garrett in 1940. Appointed to replace her husband, Roy H. Garrett, who died in 1979. Married 2nd to Lyle Clark in 1982.
Source material:
1)-- Obituary, Topeka Capital Journal, November 16, 2004



Name: Frank Garrett
Born: September 14, 1904 at Overbrook, Kansas
Died: December 17, 1990 at Overbrook, Kansas
Occupation: Farmer
County: Osage
Town: Overbrook
Party: Republican
District: 32
Chamber: House 1949, 1951
Notes: Married Marvel Mae Barrett January 22, 1927 in Harrisonville, Mo.
Source material:

1)--- Obit from Osage County Chronicle, Burlingame

 



Name: John W. Garrett
Born: 1809 in Otswego County, New York.
Died: July 4, 1872 in Linn County, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer
County: Linn
Town: Potosi
Party: Democrat
District: 48
Chamber: House 1868
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1857. Twice married, first to Amanda Daniels in 1829, she died in 1852. Second he married Rebecca Carpenter in 1854, she died in Linn County in 1878, both ladies were from New York. He built the first sawmill in Linn County in 1868, and served as Postmaster of Potosi. He was survived by two sons, John and Neal Garrett.
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: Roy H. Garrett
Born: March 3, 1921
Died: November 5, 1979
Occupation: Tool engineering supervisor, Real estate
County: Sedgwick
Town: Derby
Party: Democrat
District: 87
Chamber: House 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 99
Chamber: House 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Charles W. Garrison
Born: July 14, 1880 in Anderson County, Kansas.
Died: 1946 in Garnett, Kansas
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Anderson
Town: Garnett
Party: Republican
District: 7
Chamber: Senate 1941, 1943
Notes:
Source material:

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



Name: William Garrison
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Barber
Town: Medicine Lodge
Party: Populist
District: 74
Chamber: House 1893
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Benjamin "Ben" W. Garvin
Born:
Died: November 29, 1934
Occupation: Banker
County: Neosho
Town: Erie
Party: Republican
District: 28
Chamber: House 1923, SS1923, 1925, 1927, SS1928, 1929, SS1930, 1931
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Robert Garvin
Born: about 1876 in Holton, Kansas.
Died: December 7, 1961 in St. John, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Stafford
Town: Stafford; St. John 1921
Party: Republican
District: 77
Chamber: House 1919, SS1919, SS1920, 1921
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Eugene Francis Gastl
Born: April 28, 1932 in Shawnee, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Johnson
Town: Shawnee
Party: Democrat
District: 11
Chamber: House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964
District: 14
Chamber: Senate 1965, 1966, SS1966, 1967, 1968
District: 18
Chamber: House 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978
Notes: Married June 7, 1959 to Deanna J. Cordon.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in American Politics, Seventh Edition 1979-80 / R.R. Bowker Company, New York, N.Y., 1979.



Name: Horatio Gates
Born: about 1839 in New York
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Ness
Town: Ness
Party: Republican
District:
Chamber: House 1881
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Lorenzo Gates
Born: about 1827 in New York
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Clay
Town: Gatesville
Party: Republican
District: 82
Chamber: House 1867, 1870
Notes: wife: Married December 18, 1859, to Lucinda Gill.
Source material:



Name: Louis R. Gates
Born: about 1887
Died: July 1, 1962 in Kansas City, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Republican
District: 9
Chamber: House 1923, SS1923
Notes: Spouse's first name listed as Maud. Veteran of World War I.
Source material:

1)---Kansas City Times 7/2/1962.



Name: Merritt C. Gates
Born: July 27, 1846 in Gouverneur, St. Lawrence County, New York.
Died: April 15, 1933, in Netawaka, Kansas.
Occupation: Hardware & implement dealer, Farmer
County: Jackson
Town: Holton
Party: Republican
District: 38
Chamber: House 1897, SS1898
Notes: Civil War veteran, Company F, 1st Minnesota, F.A. Married Elizabeth E. Lydick on November 25, 1869. Came to Kansas in 1869.
Source material:

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



Name: Ralph Cook Gates
Born: October 3, 1869 in Dummerston, Vermont
Died: Augst 30, 1950 in Great Bend, Kansas
Occupation: Farmer
County: Stafford
Town: Seward
Party: Democrat
District: 35
Chamber: Senate 1921, 1923, SS1923
Notes: Married Martha Elizabeth Smith December 4, 1892.
Source material:
1)-- Roostweb WorldConnect Project



Name: Robert W. Gates
Born: January 14, 1865 in Michigan
Died: November 10, 1948
Occupation: Farmer
County: Graham
Town: Penokee
Party: Republican
District: 100
Chamber: House 1929, SS1930, 1931
Notes: Married Ada L. Elliott. Buried in Hill City Kansas Cemtery.
Source material:
1)---Graham County Kansas GenWeb website



Name: Doug Gatewood
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Property Services
County: Cherokee
Town: Columbus
Party: Democrat
District: 1
Chamber: House 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Notes: Married to Crystal Gatewood.
Source material:

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


Name: Sean Gatewood
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Democrat
District: 57
Chamber: House 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Notes: Married to Terica.
Source material:

1)---Kansas Legislative Handbook, 2009



Name: Fred Gatlin
Born: September 19, 1948
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Businessman
County: Norton
Town: Atwood
Party: Republican
District: 120
Chamber: House 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
Notes:
Source material:



Name: James W. Gaw
Born: December 19, 1837 in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockraiser, Machinist
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Republican
District: 8
Chamber: House 1901
Notes: Married Jeanetta Jeffrey. Living in Seattle, Washington in 1920.
Source material:
1)---Genforum website
2)---U.S. 1920 Census, King County, Washington.



Name: Frederick C. Gay
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Wallace
Town: Wallace
Party: Republican
District: 90
Chamber: House 1872
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Emil James Gebhart
Born: November 9, 1881 in Eudora, Kansas.
Died: July 14, 1954 in Harveyville, Kansas.
Occupation: Merchant
County: Wabaunsee
Town: Harveyville
Party: Republican
District: 44
Chamber: House 1939, 1941
Notes: Spouse's first name listed as Emma.
Source material:

1)---Topeka Daily Capitol 7/15/1954.



Name: Karl Marshall Geddes
Born: April 13, 1882 in Fountain Green, Hancock County, Illinois.
Died: November 25, 1952 in El Dorado, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Butler
Town: El Dorado
Party: Republican
District: 52
Chamber: House 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920, 1921, 1923, SS1923
District: 25
Chamber: Senate 1925, 1927, 1929, SS1930, 1931
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1900 with his parents. Married Miss Ethel Bugbee in 1917.
Source material:

1)---Kansas City Times 11/26/1952.

1)---Who's Who in the Kansas Legislature, Session of 1929 (The Great Bend Printing & Supply Company, Kansas 1929).



Name: Erret C. Geeslin
Born: about 1880
Died: January 31, 1950 in South Haven, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer, Attorney
County: Sumner
Town: Hunnewell
Party: Democrat
District: 70
Chamber: House 1937, SS1938
Notes:
Source material:

1)---Topeka Daily Capitol 2/2/1950.



Name: Robert Geffs
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Bourbon
Town: Hiattsville
Party: Republican
District: 36
Chamber: House 1877
Notes:
Source material:



Name: George Gehring
Born: 1877 in Washington County, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Washington
Town: Washington
Party: Republican
District: 59
Chamber: House 1925, 1927, SS1928
District: 20
Chamber: Senate 1929, SS1930, 1931
Notes: Married Miss Mamie Martin in 1901.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in the Kansas Legislature, Session of 1929 (The Great Bend Printing & Supply Company, Kansas 1929).



Name: Florents Henry "Doc" Geiger
Born: May 8, 1905 in Brown County, Kansas.
Died: June 10, 1995 in Horton, Kansas
Occupation: Grain & feed elevator
County: Brown
Town: Everest
Party: Republican
District: 37
Chamber: House 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960
District: 36
Chamber: House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964, 1965, 1966, SS1966
Notes: World War II veteran. Married Ada Belle McCulloch on May 20, 1934
Source material:

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



Name: Bob George
Born: October 6, 1906
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Coffey
Town: Lebo
Party: Democrat
District: 15
Chamber: Senate 1949, 1951
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Pat George
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Business Management
County: Ford
Town: Dodge City
Party: Republican
District: 119
Chamber: House 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
Notes: Married to Lori George. Appointed Secretary of Kansas Department of Commerce on January 11, 2011.
Source material:

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



Name: Vernis O. George
Born: about 1916
Died:
Occupation: Student, Insurance
County: Ness
Town: Utica
Party: Republican
District: 98
Chamber: House 1939
Notes: Married Dorothy Hawes of Belpre, Kansas.
Source material:

1)---Kansas City Times 11/14/1938.



Name: Patrick Geraughty
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 11
Chamber: House 1881
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Gerald G. Geringer
Born: January 4, 1933
Died:
Occupation: Health care consultant, Hospital management consultant (Retired)
County: Geary
Town: Junction City
Party: Republican
District: 65
Chamber: House 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Carl C. Gerstenberger
Born: July 20, 1888
Died: November 30, 1956
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Douglas
Town: Eudora
Party: Republican
District: 12
Chamber: House 1931, 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936, 1949
Notes:
Source material:



Name: William Gesner
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Barber
Town: Kiowa
Party: Republican
District: 78
Chamber: House 1907, SS1908
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Lewis H. Gest
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Jefferson
Town: Valley Falls
Party: Reform; Populist 1893
District: 17
Chamber: House 1876
District: 5
Chamber: House 1893
Notes:
Source material:



Name: James F. Getty
Born: October 13, 1861
Died: September 20, 1937
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Republican
District: 4
Chamber: Senate 1905, 1907, SS1908, 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920, 1925, 1927, SS1928
Notes:
Source material:



Name: J. Gordon Gibbens
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Kingman
Town: Kingman
Party: Progressive; Republican
District: 72
Chamber: House 1915, 1917
Notes:
Source material:



Name: W. S. Gibbons
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Insurance
County: Meade
Town: Meade
Party: Republican
District: 122
Chamber: House 1919, SS1919, SS1920, 1921
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Andrew P. Gibson
Born: June 12, 1837 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Died: June 17, 1906 in Chanute, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer
County: Neosho
Town: Chanute
Party: Republican
District: 46
Chamber: House 1875
Notes: Married Annette E. Taylor November 8, 1865 in Illinois.
Source material:

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



Name: J. Albert Gibson
Born: September 15, 1870
Died: January 16, 1944
Occupation:
County: Crawford
Town: Pittsburg
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: House 1913, 1915
Notes:
Source material:



Name: John W. Gibson
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Dickinson
Town: Abilene
Party: Republican
District: 69
Chamber: House 1889
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Lawrence M. Gibson
Born: March 21, 1897 in Crawford County, Kansas.
Died: June 24, 1960
Occupation: Ice & cold storage, Insurance
County: Crawford
Town: Pittsburg
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: House 1943, 1945, 1947, 1949, 1951
District: 9
Chamber: Senate 1953, 1955
Notes: Resigned in October 1955 to accept federal position, succeeded by A.B. Keeler.
Source material:

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



Name: Owen Shautau "Choate" Gibson
Born: February 26, 1858 in Clinton, Missouri.
Died: May 1, 1939 in Arkansas City, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer, Stock raiser, Public official
County: Cowley
Town: Arkansas City
Party: Democrat
District: 50
Chamber: House 1913
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1869 with his mother and step-father, his birth father was a member of Quantrell's Raiders and died during the time he was with them. Married Lottie E. Mann September 5, 1879. Married a second time to Miss Bess B. Wrench at Emporia on December 28, 1912.
Source material:

1)---Information provided through the courtesy of his great-great granddaughter, Shelby Hockenbury Ball.



Name: Stan Gibson
Born: January 20, 1933
Died:
Occupation: Businessman
County: Johnson
Town: Overland Park
Party: Republican
District: 29
Chamber: House 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980
Notes:
Source material:



Name: H. F. Giesslerr
Born: 1853 near Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer, Teacher, Banker
County: Logan
Town: Oakley
Party: Republican
District: 110
Chamber: House 1897, 1898
District: 113
Chamber: House 1899, 1901
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1886 and started the Bank of Oakley with his brother. Married.
Source material:

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



Name: John Giesy
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Coffey
Town: Burlington
Party: Democrat
District: 59
Chamber: House 1881
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Authur S. Gift
Born: March 20, 1885
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Bourbon
Town: Fort Scott
Party: Republican
District: 19
Chamber: House 1945, 1947, 1949, 1951
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Authur L. Gilbert
Born: 1869
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Doniphan
Town: Everest; Troy
Party: Republican
District: 1
Chamber: Senate 1905, 1907, SS1908
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Eli Gilbert
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Allen
Town: Humboldt
Party: Independent Republican
District: 48
Chamber: House 1874, SS1874
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Ruby Gilbert
Born: December 19, 1929
Died: February 28, 2010
Occupation: Homemaker
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 89
Chamber: House 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
Notes: Succeeds Theo Cribbs, resigned.
Source material:



Name: A. D. Gilkeson
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Ellis
Town: Hays City
Party: Democrat
District: 119
Chamber: House 1877
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Edward A. Gillard
Born: February 28, 1907 in Ashley, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Crawford
Town: Girard
Party: Republican
District: 21
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: F. P. Gillespie
Born: 1843 in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.
Died:
Occupation: Banker
County: Butler
Town: Towanda
Party: Populist
District: 54
Chamber: House 1897, SS1898
District: 57
Chamber: House 1899
Notes: Father of five children.
Source material:

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



Name: George W. Gillespie
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Saw miller
County: Atchison
Town: Atchison
Party: Republican
District: 5
Chamber: House 1873
District: 2
Chamber: Senate 1875, 1876
Notes:
Source material:



Name: John S. Gillespie
Born: 1834 in Yellow Springs, Blair county, Pennsylvania.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stock raiser
County: Cherokee
Town: Kellville
Party: Republican
District: 43
Chamber: House 1879
District: 31
Chamber: House 1885, SS1886
District: 26
Chamber: House 1889
Notes: Settled in Cherokee county in 1876. Married first time to Esther Moses in 1856, she died in 1860. In 1862, he married Miss E. B. Thompson, she died in 1864. He married a third time to Miss Julia A. Brown.
Source material:



Name: Almerin Gillett
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Lyon
Town: Emporia
Party: Republican
District: 24
Chamber: Senate 1877, 1879
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Frank E. Gillett
Born: January 7, 1848 in Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Kingman
Town: Kingman
Party: Republican
District: 94
Chamber: House 1883, SS1884, 1885, 1886
District: 89
Chamber: House 1887
District: 37
Chamber: Senate 1889, 1891
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1861. Married June 7, 1870, to Anna F. Brown.
Source material:

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



Name: A. C. Gillilan
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Rooks
Town: Stockton
Party: Democrat
District: 88
Chamber: House 1915
Notes:
Source material:



Name: S. J. Gillis
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Seward
Town: Fargo Springs
Party:
District:
Chamber: House 1887
Notes: Admitted to seat, with special provisions; see HJ 1887, p. 57.
Source material:



Name: Alton A. Gillispie
Born: August 2, 1880
Died: September 29, 1954 in St. Francis, Kansas.
Occupation: Editor
County: Thomas
Town: Rexford
Party: Republican
District: 105
Chamber: House 1921, 1923, SS1923
Notes: Spouse's first name listed as Alice.
Source material:

1)---Topeka Daily Capitol 10/2/1954.



Name: A. James Gillmore
Born: May 25, 1947 in Newton, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Harvey
Town: Newton
Party: Republican
District: 72
Chamber: House 1978, 1979
Notes: Married in 1969 to Pamela Diana Cardwell. Appointed to replace Richard B. Walker, resigned.
Source material:



Name: James Howard Gillpatrick
Born: October 8, 1839
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Republican
District: 6
Chamber: Senate 1877, 1879
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Francis Gilluly
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Jefferson
Town: Oskaloosa
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: House 1869
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Claudius Albert Gillum
Born: June 8, 1849 in Orange County, Indiana
Died: November 9, 1937
Occupation:
County: Stanton
Town: Fisher
Party: Republican
District: 119
Chamber: House 1913, 1915, 1917
Notes: Married Minnie Bobbins on November 29, 1881
Source material:

1)---Standard History of Kansas and Kansans. 1919 (According to this volume he was borned June 28, 1849)



Name: John Milton Gilman
Born: March 2, 1862 in Delaware Township, Leavenworth County, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Republican
District: 6
Chamber: House 1913, 1915, 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes: Married February 12, 1882, to Eva Louisa Stone. Elected to 1921 House, but died before the legislature met. Place taken by Charles Hicks, Sr.
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/biog/gilmanjm.html.



Name: Myron E. Gilman
Born: March 9, 1899 in Leavenworth County, Kansas.
Died: February 18, 1971 in Lancaster County, California.
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Republican
District: 6
Chamber: House 1945
Notes: Married to Rosalie Carlisle.
Source material:

1)---Leavenworth Times 2/19/1971.



Name: John S. Gilmore
Born: December 6, 1848 in Rochester, New York.
Died:
Occupation: Printer
County: Wilson
Town: Fredonia
Party: Republican
District: 54
Chamber: House 1877, 1879
Notes: Married on May 31, 1882 to Miss Viola Butin.
Source material:

1)--- History of the State of Kansas by William G. Cutler, first published in 1883 by A.T. Andreas, Chicago, IL.



Name: Lester Gilmore
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Merchant
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Republican
District: 9
Chamber: House 1927, SS1928
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Phyllis Gilmore
Born: February 4, 1945
Died:
Occupation: Social worker
County: Johnson
Town: Olathe
Party: Republican
District: 27
Chamber: House 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
Notes:
Source material:



Name: S. B. Gilmore
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Hodgeman
Town: Kidderville
Party: Republican
District: 115
Chamber: House 1891
Notes:
Source material:



Name: Mark S. Gilstrap
Born: September 6, 1952 in Kansas City, Kansas
Died:
Occupation: City treasurer, Acting county treasurer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Democrat
District: 5
Chamber: Senate 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Notes: Married to Jo Anne Gilstrap.
Source material:

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



Name: W. C. Girard
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Greeley
Town:
Party: Republican
District:
Chamber: House 1887
Notes: Admitted to seat, with special provisions; see HJ 1887, p. 57.
Source material:


Please direct comments, additions, corrections to: Bill Sowers, ksdocs@library.ks.gov
Return to the Alphabetical Index of Kansas Legislators


|     Last modified: May 17, 2013