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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: Harvey Samuel Givler
Born: 1862 in Pennsylvania.
Died:
Occupation: Insurance, Farmer
County: Trego
Town: Wakeeney
Party: Republican
District: 99
Chamber: House 1929, SS1930, 1931
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1881.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in the Kansas Legislature: Session 1931 / by Arch L. Bell. Great Bend, Kan. : Howell Printing, [1931?].



Name: Diane A. Gjerstad
Born: May 22, 1957
Died:
Occupation: Student
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 98
Chamber: House 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992
Notes:
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Name: Albert F. Glad
Born: October 22, 1908 in Herndon, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Rawlins
Town: Atwood
Party: Republican
District: 106
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: John V. Glades
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Rancher, Insurance, Real estate
County: Allen, Woodson
Town: Yates Center
Party: Republican
District: 14
Chamber: Senate 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964
Notes: World War II veteran.
Source material:

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



Name: William Glasgow
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Republic
Town: Prospect
Party: Republican
District: 80
Chamber: House 1885, SS1886
Notes:
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Name: William Stuart Glass
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Marshall
Town: Marysville
Party: Democrat
District: 54
Chamber: House 1883, SS1884
District: 47
Chamber: House 1887
Notes:
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Name: Kent Glasscock
Born: November 4, 1952
Died:
Occupation: President/Kansas Lumber, Business owner
County: Riley
Town: Manhattan
Party: Republican
District: 62
Chamber: House 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
Notes:
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Name: Samuel Sampson Glasscock
Born: April 13, 1862, near Excelsior Springs, Clay County, Missouri
Died:
Occupation: Physician
County: Wyandotte
Town: Kansas City
Party: Republican
District: 10
Chamber: House 1905
Notes: Married November 29, 1888, to Ollie Hunter.
Source material:

1)--Standard History of Kansas and Kansans, 1918 edition (http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/archives/1918ks/biog/glasscss.html)



Name: William Benjamin Glasse
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Labette
Town: Oswego
Party: Republican
District: 15
Chamber: Senate 1881, 1883, SS1884
Notes:
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Name: Jack Glaves
Born: June 17, 1927
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 66
Chamber: House 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960
Notes:
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Name: Hugh Glenn
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Wichita
Town: Leoti
Party: Republican
District: 111
Chamber: House 1939
Notes:
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Name: William M. Glenn
Born: December 31, 1860 in Bloomfield, Iowa.
Died: January 24, 1940 in Buffalo, New York.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Greeley
Town: Tribune
Party: Republican
District: 112
Chamber: House 1893, 1895
District: 38
Chamber: Senate 1909, 1911
Notes:
Source material:

1)---Kansas Cyclopedia of State History, 1912, volume III, pt 2, pages 1162-1163.



Name: Charles S. Glick
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Wyandotte
Party: War Democrat
District: 31
Chamber: House 1865
District: 12
Chamber: Senate 1869
Notes: Lost contested election January 20, 1869, to S. A. Cobb.
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Name: George Washington Glick
Born: July 4, 1827 in Greencastle, Fairfield County, Ohio.
Died: April 13, 1911 in Atchison, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer, Farmer
County: Atchison
Town: Atchison
Party: Democrat
District: 6
Chamber: House 1863, 1864, 1865, 1866, 1868
District: 2
Chamber: Senate 1873, SS1874
District: 4
Chamber: House 1876, 1881
Notes: Married Miss Elizabeth Ryder in 1858. State Court Judge in Kansas in 1877; Governor of Kansas 1883-1885, defeated in 1886. Father-in-law of James Washington Orr. Interment at Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Atchison, Kansas.
Source material:

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



Name: Ray F. Glick
Born: November 13, 1889 in Summerfield, Kansas.
Died: February 15, 1976 in St. Joseph, Missouri.
Occupation: Banker
County: Doniphan
Town: Wathena
Party: Republican
District: 1
Chamber: House 1941, 1943
Notes:
Source material:

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

1)---"House Resolution 6077," Journal of the House of Representatives, Kansas Legislature, 1976.



Name: J.H. Glotfelter
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Lyon
Town: Emporia
Party: Republican
District: 46
Chamber: House 1923, SS1923, 1925
Notes:
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Name: Michael (Mike) George Glover
Born: July 21, 1947
Died:
Occupation: Law student, Construction, Clothing salesman, Lawyer
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party: Democrat
District: 44
Chamber: House 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979
Notes:
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Name: Clarence Case Goddard
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 5
Chamber: House 1911
Notes:
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Name: Luther Marcellus Goddard
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party:
District: 19
Chamber: House 1872
Notes:
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Name: Clark R. Godfrey
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Sumner
Town: Wellington
Party: Republican
District: 97
Chamber: House 1879
Notes:
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Name: A. J. Godshalk
Born: about 1860 in Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
Died:
Occupation: Hardware merchant
County: Rice
Town: Alden
Party: Republican
District: 83
Chamber: House 1899, 1901
District: 84
Chamber: House 1903, SS1903
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1878.
Source material:

1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1903. Topeka, Kan. : Geo Crane & Co., 1903.



Name: Peter William Goebel
Born: March 19, 1859 in Nassau, Germany.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Miami
Town: Louisburg
Party: Democrat
District: 17
Chamber: House 1903, SS1903, 1905
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1873.
Source material:

1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1903. Topeka, Kan. : Geo Crane & Co., 1903.



Name: Alan C. Goering
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Barber
Town: Medicine Lodge
Party: Democrat
District: 105
Chamber: House 2002
Notes:
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Name: Jeff Goering
Born: July 26, 1966 in Newton, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 105
Chamber: House 2003, 2004
Notes:
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Name: William J. (Bill) Goering
Born: December 14, 1933
Died:
Occupation: Real estate salesman
County: McPherson
Town: McPherson
Party: Democrat
District: 73
Chamber: House 1981, 1982
Notes:
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Name: Ernest F. Goernandt
Born: October 22, 1899 in Cloud County, Kansas.
Died: May 1981
Occupation: Banker, Farmer
County: Cloud
Town: Ames; Clyde 1943
Party: Republican
District: 61
Chamber: House 1939, 1941, 1943
Notes:
Source material:

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


Name: Mario Goico
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Financail Adviser
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 94
Chamber: House 2013
Notes: Married to Susan
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Party

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District

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Chamber

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Name: James B. Goff
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Liveryman
County: Lincoln
Town: Lincoln Center
Party: Democrat
District: 86
Chamber: House 1875
Notes:
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Name: Mario Goico
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Retired
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 100
Chamber: House 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Notes: Married to Susan Goico.
Source material:

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



Name: Dick Golden
Born: March 17, 1902
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Rancher
County: Sherman
Town: Goodland
Party: Republican
District: 108
Chamber: House 1945, 1947, 1949, 1951, 1953
Notes: Married Mrs. Clarice Kirkpatrick February 19, 1954 in Topeka, Kansas.
Source material:

1)---Topeka Daily Capitol 2/23/1954.



Name: John Hollister Golden
Born: November 12, 1932 in Goodland, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Sherman
Town: Goodland
Party: Republican
District: 108
Chamber: House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964, 1965, 1966, SS1966
Notes: Married June 1, 1963 to Marcia Laing.
Source material:

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



Name: George Gomez
Born: January 3, 1958
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Democrat
District: 57
Chamber: House 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992
Notes:
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Name: Ramon C. Gonzalez Jr.
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Customer Service Rep.
County: Jefferson
Town: Perry
Party: Republican
District: 47
Chamber: House 2011, 2012, 2013
Notes: Married to Yolanda. Elected January 8, 2011 to replace Lee Tafanelli who had been appointed Kansas Adjutant General.
Source material:


Name: U. L. "Rip" Gooch
Born: September 13, 1923
Died:
Occupation: Businessman (Retired)
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 29
Chamber: Senate 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
Notes: Resigned January 2, 2004.
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Name: Charles B. Goodell
Born: May 30, 1869
Died: November 18, 1946
Occupation: Farmer
County: Lincoln
Town: Lincoln
Party: Republican
District: 82
Chamber: House 1945, 1947
Notes: Died before 1947 session. Succeeded by Theodore M. Metz, appointed by governor on March 12, 1947.
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Name: C. T. Goodier
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Logan
Town: Oakley
Party: Progressive 1915; Republican 1917
District: 109
Chamber: House 1915, 1917
Notes:
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Name: Joel Kishler Goodin
Born: February 24, 1824 in Somerset, Perry County, Ohio.
Died: December 9, 1894 in Ottawa, Kansas.
Occupation: Attorney
County: Douglas
Town: Baldwin City
Party: Radical Republican
District: 37
Chamber: House 1867, 1868
Notes: Married Elizabeth Christ January 8, 1846, she died May 21, 1870 in Cinncinati. He married a second time to Mrs. Catherine A. (Taylor) Coffin. He was one of the organizers of the State School for the Deaf and Dumb at Olathe.
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/goodinjk.html.



Name: John Randolph Goodin
Born: December 14, 1836 in Tifflin, Seneca County, Ohio.
Died: December 18, 1885 in Kansas City, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Allen
Town: Humboldt
Party: Democrat
District: 54
Chamber: House 1867
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1859. Married May, 1858, to Naomi Monroe. Elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from Kansas 2nd District and served one term, 1875-1877. Unsuccessful candidate for Kansas governor in 1878.
Source material:

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

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


Name: Jana Goodman
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Computer Specialist, Math Instructor
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Republican
District: 41
Chamber: House 2011, 2012
Notes: Married to Jon.
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Name: Benjamin Goodno
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Grain & implement dealer
County: Bourbon
Town: Bronson
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: House 1895
Notes:
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Name: John M. Goodno
Born: 1841 in Marion County, Missouri.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockraiser
County: Bourbon
Town: Bronson
Party: Populist
District: 21
Chamber: House 1897, SS1898
District: 22
Chamber: House 1899
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1870. Married and the father of seven children.
Source material:

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



Name: Isaac Tichenor Goodnow
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Riley
Town:
Party:
District: 4
Chamber: House 1862
Notes:
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Name: Daniel W. Goodrick
Born: 1869 in Linn County, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Lyon
Town: Admire
Party: Republican
District: 46
Chamber: House 1943, 1945, 1947
Notes: One of the older members of the House.
Source material:

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



Name: Jack L. Goodrich
Born: February 6, 1915
Died: August 18, 1988
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Labette
Town: Parsons
Party: Democrat
District: 11
Chamber: Senate 1949, 1951
Notes:
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Name: G. W. Goodsoe
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Thomas
Town: Colby
Party: Republican
District: 123
Chamber: House 1887
Notes:
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Name: Greta H. Goodwin
Born: October 1, 1936 in Winfield, Kansas
Died: December 8, 2010 in Winfield, Kansas
Occupation: Certified legal assistant
County: Cowley
Town: Winfield
Party: Democrat
District: 78
Chamber: House 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
District: 32
Chamber: Senate 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Notes: Married to Jim Goodwin.
Source material:

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



Name: I. N. Goodwin
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Ness
Town: Ransom
Party: Farmers' Alliance
District: 116
Chamber: House 1891
Notes:
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Name: Duane A. Goossen
Born: August 21, 1955
Died:
Occupation: Contractor
County: Chase
Town: Goessel
Party: Republican
District: 70
Chamber: House 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
Notes:
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Name: Edward F. Gordon
Born: May 16, 1904 in Highland, Kansas.
Died: September 27, 1975 in Topeka, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer, Contractor
County: Doniphan
Town: Highland
Party: Republican
District: 1
Chamber: House 1955, 1956
District: 1
Chamber: Senate 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960
Notes: Married to Ruth Guthrie March 7, 1928 in Marysville, Kansas.
Source material:

1)---"House Resolution 6062," Journal of the House of Representatives, Kansas Legislature, 1976.



Name: Edward Francis Gordon
Born: November 18, 1928
Died: October 16, 2013 in Kansas City, Kansas
Occupation: Contractor, Cattleman
County: Doniphan
Town: Highland
Party: Republican
District: 48
Chamber: House 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980
District: 49
Chamber: House 1981, 1982
District: 1
Chamber: Senate 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988
Notes: Appointed in 1975 to replace G. T. VanBebber, resigned. Appointed in 1982 to replace John E. Chandler, deceased.
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Name: Garbet Fisher Gordon
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Davis (now Geary)
Town: West Point
Party: Union
District: 71
Chamber: House 1863
Notes:
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Name: Gerald Gordon
Born: September 29, 1895 in Highland, Kansas.
Died: November 24, 1959 in Topeka, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Doniphan
Town: Robinson
Party: Republican
District: 1
Chamber: House 1935, SS1936, 1937, SS1938
Notes: Spouse's first name listed as Grace. World War I veteran.
Source material:

1)---Topeka Daily Capitol 11/25/1959.



Name: James Gordon
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Graham
Town: Millbrook
Party: Republican
District: 118
Chamber: House 1889
Notes:
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Name: John W. Gordon
Born: August 6, 1881 in Graham County, Kansas.
Died: September, 1965
Occupation: Contractor, Builder
County: Graham
Town: Hill City
Party: Republican
District: 100
Chamber: House 1943, 1945, 1947
Notes:
Source material:

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



Name: Lana Gordon
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Account Manager
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Republican
District: 52
Chamber: House 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Notes: Married to Arnold Gordon.
Source material:

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



Name: William Warring Gordon
Born: June 13, 1874 in Owen County, Kentucky.
Died: May 26, 1963 in Kansas City, Kansas.
Occupation: Businessman, Police chief
County: Wyandotte
Town: Rosedale; Kansas City 1913
Party: Democrat
District: 11
Chamber: House 1907, 1908
District: 7
Chamber: House 1913
Notes:
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/gordonww.html.



Name: Charles D. Gorham
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Finney
Town: Garden City
Party: Republican
District: 115
Chamber: House 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes:
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Name: William Goss
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Linn
Town: Blooming Grove
Party: Republican
District: 48
Chamber: House 1865
Notes:
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Name: John William Gossett
Born: September 13, 1828 in Grant County, Kentucky.
Died: June 20, 1890 in Paola, Kansas.
Occupation: Physician
County: Miami
Town: Paola
Party: Democrat
District: 44
Chamber: House 1868
Notes: Married three times, first wife listed as Margaret Frazer.
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: Andrew Goucher
Born: October 12, 1824
Died: July 8, 1881
Occupation: Farmer
County: Bourbon
Town: Pawnee Station
Party: Reform
District: 37
Chamber: House 1875
Notes: Buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Fort Scott, Kansas
Source material:
1)---Find a Grave website



Name: George Ratliff Gould, Sr.
Born: 1890
Died: March 25, 1964
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Ford
Town: Dodge City
Party: Republican
District: 96
Chamber: House 1935, SS1936
Notes:
Source material: Buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Dodge City, Kansas



Name: Albert Winfield Gowan
Born: May 16, 1846 in Rushford, Allegany County, New York
Died: August 1, 1931, in West Los Angeles, California
Occupation:
County: Osborne
Town: Osborne
Party: Republican
District: 117
Chamber: House 1881
Notes: Married July 14, 1868 to Delnora Jane Pticher
Source material:
1)---Find a Grave website.


Name: Raj K. Goyle
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Attorney and Lecturer
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 87
Chamber: House 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
Notes: Spouse name is Monica.
Source material:

1)---Kansas Legislative Handbook, 2007



Name: William Grabbe
Born: June, 1864 in Hanover, Germany
Died:
Occupation: Teacher
County: Ellis
Town: Hays City
Party: Democrat
District: 94
Chamber: House 1909
Notes: Came to the United States in 1866. His wife's name was Victoria
Source material:
1)---U.S. Census, Ellis, Ellis County, Kansas, 1900, 1910, 1920



Name: Jonas W. Graber
Born: October 21, 1890 in Pretty Prairie, Kansas.
Died: July 29, 1954 in Hutchinson, Kansas.
Occupation: Merchant
County: Kingman
Town: Kingman
Party: Democrat
District: 72
Chamber: House 1927, SS1928, 1929, SS1930, 1931
Notes: Married in 1914 to Elizabeth Graber.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in the Kansas Legislature: Session 1931 / by Arch L. Bell. Great Bend, Kan. : Howell Printing, [1931?].



Name: John P. O. Graber
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Reno
Town: Hutchinson
Party: Democrat
District: 75
Chamber: House 1913
Notes:
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Name: Milt C. Graber
Born: November 12, 1909 in Pretty Prairie, Kansas.
Died: January 3, 1985
Occupation: Farmer, Rancher
County: Stanton
Town: Manter
Party: Democrat
District: 119
Chamber: House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964, 1965, 1966, SS1966
Notes: Married in 1941.
Source material:

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



Name: Walter W. Graber
Born: January 22, 1907
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Reno
Town: Pretty Prairie
Party: Democrat
District: 104
Chamber: House 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
District: 81
Chamber: House 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976
Notes: Married December 22, 1935 to Jean Arbuckle.
Source material:

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



Name: Clyde D. Graeber
Born: August 29, 1933
Died:
Occupation: Banker, Attorney
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Republican
District: 41
Chamber: House 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
Notes: State Treasurer 1998-1999.
Source material:



Name: Champ Albert Graham
Born: April 17, 1915
Died: November 15, 1967 in Emporia, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Lyon
Town: Emporia
Party: Democrat
District: 45
Chamber: House 1949
Notes: Kansas Securities commissioner 1959.
Source material:

1)---Topeka Capitol Journal 11/16/1967.



Name: George Graham
Born: February 6, 1819 in Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York.
Died: February 12, 1880 in Seneca, Kansas.
Occupation: Merchant
County: Nemaha
Town: Seneca
Party: Republican; Radical 1867, 1868
District: 13
Chamber: House 1866
District: 5
Chamber: Senate 1867, 1868
Notes: Came to the Kansas Territory in 1857.
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: Harlan F. Graham
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Jackson
Town: Holton
Party: Republican
District: 36
Chamber: House 1911, 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes:
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Name: Harriet Graham
Born: June 28, 1922 in Des Moines, Iowa
Died: May 7, 2010
Occupation: Housewife
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 65
Chamber: House 1965, 1966, SS1966
District: 86
Chamber: House 1967, 1968
Notes: Married in 1944 to William C. Graham, Sr. Served on the Governor's Commission on the Status of Women
Source material:

1)---"1967 Kansas Legislative Directory " (Midwest Industry Magazine).
2)---Online Obituary



Name: John Graham
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Osage
Town: Peterton
Party: Populist
District: 33
Chamber: House 1893
Notes:
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Name: John C. Grange
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Self-Employed Mechanical Contractor
County: Butler
Town: El Dorado
Party: Republican
District: 75
Chamber: House 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Notes: Married to Nancy Grange.
Source material:

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



Name: Henry S. Granger
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Phillips
Town: Phillispburg
Party: Republican
District: 38
Chamber: Senate 1885, SS1886, 1887
Notes:
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Name: Ervin Eugene Grant
Born: March 14, 1924
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Butler
Town: El Dorado
Party: Republican
District: 63
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
Notes: Married to Mary Jo Davis on February 9, 1952.
Source material:

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



Name: Jill Grant
Born: August 30, 1967
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Republican
District: 55
Chamber: House 1995, 1996
Notes:
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Name: Robert (Bob) P. Grant
Born:
Died:
Occupation: BBQ and Catering
County: Crawford
Town: Cherokee
Party: Democrat
District: 2
Chamber: House 1992, 1993, 1994, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Notes: Succeeds Sam Roper who resigned. Married to Lynn D. Grant.
Source material:

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



Name: Warren B. Grant
Born:
Died: September 30, 1986
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Montgomery
Town: Independence
Party: Republican
District: 27
Chamber: House 1935, SS1936
District: 12
Chamber: Senate 1937, SS1938, 1939
Notes:
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Name: Daniel Grass
Born: September 21 or 26, 1824 in Rockport, Spencer County, Indiana.
Died: December 21, 1894 in Coffeyville, Kansas.
Occupation: Attorney
County: Montgomery
Town: Independence
Party: Republican
District: 25
Chamber: Senate 1877, 1879
Notes: Civil War veteran: 1st in the 8th Illinois Volunteers, 2nd in the 61st Regiment, Illinois Volunteers. Married Adeline H. Shepherd. Came to Kansas in 1870.
Source material:

1)---Directory of the State Government of Kansas for the years 1877 AND 1878. Topeka, Kan. : Geo. W. Martin, Kansas Publishing House, 1877.

2)---Online Illinois Civil War Photos at http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilcivilw/photos.grass.html (provided online by Opal Specht. Information supplied to us by Leanna Eversmeyer - leversmeyer@yahoo.com).



Name: Harry W. Grass
Born: November 2, 1856 in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania
Died:
Occupation: Banker
County: Rush
Town: LaCrosse
Party: Republican
District: 95
Chamber: House 1905, 1907, SS1908
Notes: Married Jeanie M. Sholty on December 8, 1882
Source material:

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

 



Name: George F. Grattan
Born: about 1855 in Jackson County, Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: McPherson
Town: McPherson
Party: Republican
District: 68
Chamber: House 1899, 1901
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1878.
Source material:

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



Name: Alvin F. Grauerholz
Born: April 5, 1919
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Montgomery
Town: Coffeyville
Party: Republican
District: 26
Chamber: House 1951
Notes:
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Name: Albert Graves
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Norton
Town: Norton
Party: Republican
District: 123
Chamber: House 1881
Notes:
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Name: Asbury Cape Graves
Born: 1856 in Huntington, Carroll County, Tennessee.
Died:
Occupation: Physician
County: Crawford
Town: Pittsburg
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: House 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1882. Married October 20, 1882 to Jennie Campbell.
Source material:

1)---A Twentieth Century History and Biographical Record of Crawford County, Kansas (Chicago : Lewis Pub. Co., 1905).



Name: N. F. Graves
Born: 1846 in Maine.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer, Farmer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Springdale
Party: Populist
District: 6
Chamber: House 1897, SS1898
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1870. Married and the father of seven children. During the war he served in Company F, 132nd Illinois Infantry.
Source material:

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



Name: Bill E. Gravley
Born: September 13, 1929 in Clarksville, Arkansas.
Died:
Occupation: Printer
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 64
Chamber: House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964
District: 27
Chamber: Senate 1965, 1966, SS1966, 1967, 1968
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1940. Married Clara Jo Sack on November 18, 1948.
Source material:

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



Name: Alfred Gray
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Quindaro
Party: Republican
District: 8
Chamber: House 1861
Notes:
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Name: Darryl G. Gray
Born: September 15, 1954
Died:
Occupation: Minister
County: Sedgwick
Town:
Party: Democrat
District: 29
Chamber: Senate 1984
Notes: Succeeded Billy McCray.
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Name: Harry Gray
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Russell
Town: Luray
Party: Democrat
District: 34
Chamber: Senate 1913, 1915
Notes:
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Name: I. M. Gray
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Reno
Town: Mt. Hope
Party: Republican
District: 97
Chamber: House 1885, SS1886
Notes:
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Name: Jesse W. Gray
Born: 1845 in Blairsville, Indiana County, Pennsylvania.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Lyon
Town: Council Grove
Party: Populist
District: 48
Chamber: House 1897, SS1898
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1869. Married and the father of five daughters.
Source material:

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



Name: John M. Gray
Born: 1868 in Illinois.
Died: November 5, 1953 in Smith Center, Kansas.
Occupation: Merchant, Farmer, Banker, Insuror
County: Phillips
Town: Kirwin
Party: Republican
District: 92
Chamber: House 1909
District: 87
Chamber: House 1911, 1915
District: 40
Chamber: Senate 1921, 1923, 1925, 1927, 1929, SS1930, 1931
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1872. Married in 1897 to Minnie Stagg.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in the Kansas Legislature: Session 1931 / by Arch L. Bell. Great Bend, Kan. : Howell Printing, [1931?].



Name: Oren Lee Gray
Born: February 17, 1910 in Parsons, Kansas.
Died: August 15, 2007 in Shawnee, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Labette
Town: Parsons
Party: Republican
District: 24
Chamber: House 1965, 1966, SS1966
District: 6
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972
Notes: Married March 12, 1932 to Jean Mercedes McGuire.
Source material:

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

2)---Obituary, Parsons Sun, Aug. 17, 2007


Name: Jacob Winey Graybill
Born: April 17, 1861 in McAllisterville, Juanita County, Pennsylvania.
Died: March 24, 1934 in Junction City, Kansas.
Occupation: Physician
County: Harvey
Town: Newton
Party: Republican
District: 30
Chamber: Senate 1925, 1927, SS1928
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1872. Married in 1901 to Joanna Jackson.
Source material:

1)---Who's Who in the Kansas Legislature: Session 1931 / by Arch L. Bell. Great Bend, Kan. : Howell Printing, [1931?].
2)---Lieutenant Governors of Kansas at kshs.org



Name: Charles W. Green
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Miami
Town: Fontana
Party: Republican
District: 45
Chamber: House 1870
Notes:
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Name: Chris C. Green
Born: June 26, 1893 in Mankato, Kansas.
Died:
Occupation: Banker
County: Republic
Town: Courtland
Party: Republican
District: 60
Chamber: House 1943, 1945, 1947, 1949, 1951
District: 30
Chamber: Senate 1953, 1955, 1956
Notes:
Source material:

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



Name: D. R. Green
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Kiowa
Town: Greensburg
Party:
District:
Chamber: House 1889
Notes: Admitted as delegate by resolution, January 10, 1889.
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Name: Edward F. Green
Born: about 1845 in Ottawa, Illinois.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Lawyer
County: Cowley
Town: Hackney
Party: Populist; Fusion 1901
District: 52
Chamber: House 1893
District: 54
Chamber: House 1901
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1869.
Source material:

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



Name: George Green
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Lincoln
Town: Lincoln Centre
Party:
District: 86
Chamber: House 1873
Notes:
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Name: George Stewart Green
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Riley
Town:
Party: Republican
District: 76
Chamber: House 1881
District: 58
Chamber: House 1883, SS1884
District: 19
Chamber: Senate 1885, SS1886, 1887
Notes: Brother of Representative Nehemiah Green.
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Name: Henry T. Green
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 9
Chamber: House 1883, SS1884
Notes:
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Name: Huey R. Green
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Elk
Town: Moline
Party: Republican
District: 26
Chamber: Senate 1921, 1923, SS1923
Notes:
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Name: I. N. Green
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Barber
Town: Kiowa
Party: Republican
District: 73
Chamber: House 1917
Notes:
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Name: Kenneth Weaver Green
Born: May 14, 1927
Died:
Occupation: Refinery worker
County: Butler
Town: El Dorado
Party: Democrat
District: 75
Chamber: House 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990
Notes:
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Name: Louis Fisher Green
Born: August 31, 1834 in West Liberty, Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Preacher, Real estate
County: Douglas
Town: Baldwin
Party: Republican
District: 9
Chamber: Senate 1867, 1868
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1855. Married Mattie E. Taylor in 1863.
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: Nehemiah Green
Born: March 8, 1837 in Grassy Point Township, Hardin County, Ohio.
Died: January 12, 1890 in Manhattan, Kansas.
Occupation: Methodist minister, Farmer
County: Riley
Town: Stockdale
Party: Republican
District: 77
Chamber: House 1881
Notes: Civil War veteran. Elected Lt. Governor in 1866. When Governor Crawford resigned the Governorship in 1868 to take command of a Kansas regiment Green became caretaker Governor for 69 days. Married 1st in 1860, Ida K. Leffingwell. She died 1870. Married 2nd in 1873 to Mary Sturdevant. Green is buried in Sunset Cemetery, Manhattan, Kansas.
Source material:

1)---Socolofsky, Homer E. Kansas Governors. University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, 1990.

2)---"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: Robert Milton Green
Born: December 11, 1923
Died:
Occupation: Law Student
County: Butler
Town: Midian
Party: Democrat
District: 52
Chamber: House 1951, 1953
Notes:
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Name: S. L. Green
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Physician
County: Norton
Town: Leoti
Party: Republican
District: 100
Chamber: House 1876
Notes:
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Name: W. H. Green
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Bourbon
Town: Fort Lincoln; Osage 1871
Party: Republican
District: 50
Chamber: House 1866, 1871
District: 36
Chamber: House 1872
Notes:
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Name: Albert R. Greene
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Editor
County: Douglas
Town: Lecompton
Party: Republican
District: 19
Chamber: Senate 1881, 1883, SS1884
Notes:
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Name: Henry M. Greene
Born: October 14, 1833 in Norwich, Connecticut.
Died:
Occupation: Minister, Employee of Lane University.
County: Douglas
Town: Lecompton
Party: Republican
District: 19
Chamber: Senate 1877, 1879
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1857. Participated in Free-State conventions. Civil War veteran: 2nd Regiment of the Kansas State Militia.
Source material:

1)---Directory of the State Government of Kansas for the years 1877 AND 1878. Topeka, Kan. : Geo. W. Martin, Kansas Publishing House, 1877.



Name: J. R. Greening
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Bourbon
Town: Fort Scott
Party: Republican
District: 37
Chamber: House 1872
Notes:
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Name: Jesse W. Greenleaf
Born: about 1873
Died: March 14, 1961 in Sarasota, Florida.
Occupation: Stockman
County: Kiowa
Town: Greensburg
Party: Republican
District: 93
Chamber: House 1921
Notes: Buried in Greenburg, Kansas.
Source material:

1)---Kansas City Times 3/17/1961.



Name: J. F. Greenlee
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Reno
Town: Hutchinson
Party: Republican
District: 76
Chamber: House 1893
Notes:
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Name: Edwin Patterson Greer
Born: September 13, 1857
Died: December 7, 1924
Occupation: Editor/Publisher
County: Cowley
Town: Winfield
Party: Republican
District: 66
Chamber: House 1885, 1886
Notes: He was the son of Samuel Wiley Greer, who was last Kansas Superintendent of Public Instruction prior to Statehood.
Source material:

1)---"Edwin P. Greer". Editor and Winfield Town-Builder/ by Dave Seaton (2010).
2)---Biography of Edwin Patterson Greer by his wife, Lizzie Kinnie Greer (ca. 1924)

3)--- Jerry L. Wallace, Oxford, Kansas


Name: George W. Greever
Born: March 10, 1831 in Washington County, Virginia.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Liveryman
County: Wyandotte 1877; Leavenworth 1883
Town: Maywood 1877; Tonganoxie 1883
Party: Democrat
District: 19
Chamber: House 1877, 1879
District: 10
Chamber: House 1883, SS1884
Notes: Civil War veteran: Company H of the 25th Missouri Cavalry. Came to Kansas in 1868.
Source material:

1)---Directory of the State Government of Kansas for the years 1877 AND 1878. Topeka, Kan. : Geo. W. Martin, Kansas Publishing House, 1877.


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