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Name: Charles Gregg
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Anderson
Town: Mineral Point
Party: Republican
District: 57
Chamber: House 1869
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Name: Samuel Charles Gregg
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Shawnee
Town: North Topeka
Party: Republican
District: 56
Chamber: House 1872
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Name: Washington Ervin Gregg
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Merchant
County: Crawford
Town: McCune
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: House 1925
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Name: Wesley Gregg
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party:
District: 57
Chamber: House 1873
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Name: David P. (Dave) Gregory
Born: April 20, 1955
Died:
Occupation: Home center marketing
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Republican
District: 94
Chamber: House 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Notes: Appointed to replace Les Donovan on March 10, 1997.
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Name: Gilbert Ernest Gregory
Born: February 29, 1960
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Bourbon
Town: Ft. Scott
Party: Democrat
District: 11
Chamber: House 1989, SS1989, 1990
District: 4
Chamber: House 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994
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Name: H. J. Gregory
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Woodson
Town: Belmont
Party: Republican
District: 63
Chamber: House 1867, 1870
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Name: P.E. Gregory
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Osage
Town: Lyndon
Party: Republican
District: 35
Chamber: House 1899
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Name: TerriLois Gregory
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Douglas
Town: Baldwin
Party: Republican
District: 10
Chamber: House 2011, 2012
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Name: William Greiffenstein
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 92
Chamber: House 1879
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Name: W. A. Gridley
Born:
Died: July 31, 1933 in Oakley, Kansas.
Occupation: Grain dealer
County: Logan
Town: Oakley
Party: Democrat
District: 109
Chamber: House 1933
Notes: Died before SS1933.
Source material:

1)---Topeka State Journal 7/31/1933.



Name: Charles T. Griffin
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Atchison
Town: Atchison
Party: Democrat
District: 6
Chamber: House 1872
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Name: Samuel Griffin
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Barber
Town: Medicine Lodge
Party: Republican
District: 78
Chamber: House 1909
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Name: Samuel Parker Griffin
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Atchison
Town: Pardee; Atchison 1875
Party: Democrat 1871; Republican 1875
District: 9
Chamber: House 1871
District: 2
Chamber: Senate 1875, 1876
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Name: Uberto S. Griffin
Born: 1857
Died:
Occupation: Druggist, Merchant
County: Jefferson
Town: Nortonville
Party: Republican
District: 4
Chamber: House 1901, 1903, SS1903
District: 5
Chamber: Senate 1905, 1907, SS1908
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Name: W. R. Griffin
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Bourbon
Town: Murmaton
Party: Republican
District: 12
Chamber: Senate 1877, 1879
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Name: Barton E. Griffith
Born: January 19, 1901 in Macon County, Missouri.
Died: October 30, 1977
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Republican
District: 16
Chamber: Senate 1943, 1945, 1947
Notes: Elected November 3, 1942, to succeed Joe Nickell, resigned.
Source material:

1)---1943 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Topeka, Kan. : Kansas Business Magazine, 1943?.)
2)---Social Security Death Index.



Name: Charles Benjamin Griffith
Born: August 28, 1872 in Bourbon County, Kansas.
Died: June 8, 1928 in Topeka, Kansas.
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Bourbon
Town: Fort Scott
Party: Republican
District: 18
Chamber: House 1921
Notes: Kansas Attorney General, 1923-1927
Source material:
1)---http://politicalgraveyard.com



Name: Frederick J. Griffith
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Rice
Town: Atlanta
Party:
District: 91
Chamber: House 1872
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Name: George Washington Ewing Griffith
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Franklin
Town: Minneola
Party: Republican
District: 58
Chamber: House 1863
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Name: Jerry L. Griffith
Born: January 26, 1931 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Sedgwick
Town: Derby
Party: Democrat
District: 68
Chamber: House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964
District: 66
Chamber: House 1965, 1966, SS1966
District: 87
Chamber: House 1967, 1968
Notes: Came to Kansas in childhood. Spent two years in Counter Intelligence Corps. Married May 28, 1954 to Ann Study.
Source material:

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



Name: Karen L. Griffiths
Born: January 19, 1953
Died:
Occupation: Attorney
County: Harvey
Town: Newton
Party: Republican
District: 72
Chamber: House 1980, 1981, 1982
Notes: Appointed to replace James Gillmore, resigned.
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Name: Frank Elwood Grimes
Born: 1860 in Greenville, Darke County, Ohio.
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Realtor
County: Wichita
Town: Leoti
Party: Republican
District: 113
Chamber: House 1895, 1897, SS1898
Notes: Married and the father of three children. Described as a generous and kind hearted man, always ready to lend a helping hand to his fellow man.
Source material:

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



Name: William H. Grimes
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Physician
County: Atchison
Town: Atchison
Party: Republican
District: 2
Chamber: House 1861
District: 2
Chamber: Senate 1869, 1870, 1873, 1874, SS1874
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Name: Graham H. Grimwood
Born: March 13, 1894
Died: November 30, 1955 in Cedar Point, Kansas.
Occupation: Rancher, Banker
County: Chase
Town: Cedar Point
Party: Republican
District: 21
Chamber: Senate 1953, 1955
Notes: Spouse's first name listed as Ruth.
Source material:

1)---Topeka Daily Capitol 12/1/1955.



Name: Minnie Tamar Johnson Grinstead
Born: September 30, 1869 in Crawford County, Kansas.
Died: December 24, 1925
Occupation: Lecturer, Minister, Homemaker
County: Seward
Town: Liberal
Party: Republican
District: 123
Chamber: House 1919, SS1919, SS1920, 1921, 1923, SS1923
Notes: First woman elected to the Kansas Legislature. Served on the first Kansas State School Code Commission in 1921 and 1922. Married October 31, 1901, to Virgil Hooker Grinstead.
Source material:

1)---Kansas State Historical Society website describing the Minnie Tamar (Johnson) & Virgil Hooker Grinstead Collection - http://www.kshs.org/ms/mc365.htm



Name: T. M. Grissom
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Stanton
Town: Johnson City
Party: Populist
District: 119
Chamber: House 1893
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Name: Nelson Griswold
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Bourbon
Town: Turkey Creek
Party: Republican
District: 52
Chamber: House 1865, 1866
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Name: Delbert L. Gross
Born: January 21, 1950
Died:
Occupation: Business consultant; Oil operator; Consumer protection agent, Kansas Insurance Dept.
County: Ellis
Town: Hays
Party: Democrat
District: 111
Chamber: House 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
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Name: James R. Gross
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Freighter
County: Nemaha
Town: America City
Party: Anti-Negro Suffrage, Republican
District: 14
Chamber: House 1866
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Name: Emil Grosser
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Dickinson
Town: Enterprise
Party: Republican
District: 61
Chamber: House 1899, 1901
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Name: Amanda Grosserode
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Homemaker
County: Johnson
Town: Lenexa
Party: Republican
District: 16
Chamber: House 2011, 2012, 2013
Notes: Married to Chad.
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Name: Ken Grotewiel
Born: September 22, 1949
Died:
Occupation: Small business owner
County: Sedgwick
Town: Wichita
Party: Democrat
District: 92
Chamber: House 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994
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Name: Lloyd Grothusen
Born: September, 1908 near Ellsworth, Kansas
Died: September 1999, Wichita, Kansas
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Ellsworth
Town: Ellsworth
Party: Republican
District: 99
Chamber: House 1969, 1970
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Name: Charles H. Grover
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Leavenworth; Salt Creek Valley 1870
Party: Democrat
District: 7
Chamber: House 1862, 1863
District: 26
Chamber: House 1870
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Name: Joel Grover
Born: August 5, 1825 in Springwater, Livingston County, New York.
Died: July 28, 1879 in Lawrence, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer
County: Douglas
Town: Lawrence
Party: Independent Republican
District: 36
Chamber: House 1868, 1869
Notes: Came to Kansas in September of 1854 settling in Lawrence (called Wakarusa at that time). Married Miss Emily J. Hunt October 13, 1857 in Lawrence.
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: Orrin J. Grover
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Pottawatomie; Nemaha
Town: Savannah; Neuchattel; America City
Party: Republican
District: 4
Chamber: House 1862
District: 17
Chamber: House 1864
District: 6
Chamber: Senate 1865, 1866, 1869, 1870
District: 13
Chamber: House 1874, SS1874
District: 57
Chamber: House 1883, 1884
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Name: Ora F. Grubbs
Born: February 22, 1876
Died:
Occupation: College professor (Retired)
County: Crawford
Town: Pittsburg
Party: Democrat
District: 21
Chamber: House 1953, 1955, 1956
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Name: Franklin Grube
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Doniphan
Town:
Party:
District: 1
Chamber: House 1862
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Name: Thomas A. Gruver
Born: February 17, 1912 near Russell, Kansas.
Died: July 19, 2002
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Scott
Town: Scott City
Party: Republican
District: 113
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: Chalon G. Guard
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman, Grain dealer
County: Mitchell
Town: Beloit
Party: Republican
District: 83
Chamber: House 1935, SS1936, 1937, SS1938, 1939
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Name: William Estil Guerin
Born: March 28, 1847 in Reynoldsburg, Franklin County, Ohio.
Died: May 3, 1917
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Bourbon
Town: Fort Scott
Party: Republican
District: 12
Chamber: Senate 1873, 1874, SS1874
Notes: Wife's name Martha Reynolds. Both husband and wife are buried at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Delaware, Ohio, on the Reynolds family plot.
Source material:

1)---Information in part provided by family member, Dee Terlinde.



Name: James (Jim) H. Guffey
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Real estate sales
County: Neosho
Town: Chanute
Party: Democrat
District: 5
Chamber: House 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982
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Name: Richard A. Guffy
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Pottawatomie
Town: Vienna
Party:
District: 13
Chamber: House 1873
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Name: Ed J. Guilbert
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Stockraiser
County: Logan
Town: Gill
Party: Republican
District: 114
Chamber: House 1909
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Name: Matt Guilfoyle
Born: September 1892, in Wamego, Kansas
Died: November 22, 1948
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Dickinson
Town: Abilene
Party: Democrat
District: 57
Chamber: House 1933, SS1933, SS1934
Notes: World War 1 veteran
Source material:
1)---Obituary, Kansas City Times, November 22, 1948
2)---1900 US Census, Wamego Township, Pottawatomie County, Kansas



Name: Harold Guldner
Born: Novmeber 26, 1928
Died:
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Hamilton
Town: Syracuse
Party: Republican
District: 122
Chamber: House 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990
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Name: William B. Gulick
Born: October 2, 1859 in Amity, Orange County, New York.
Died: May 22, 1934 in Topeka, Kansas.
Occupation: Business owner
County: Republic
Town: Scandia
Party: Republican
District: 32
Chamber: Senate 1917, 1919, SS1919, SS1920
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1883. Married Daisy L. Conner, of New Jersey, August 29, 1898.
Source material:

1)---Topeka Journal 5/22/1934.



Name: Otis Berthoude Gunn
Born: October 27, 1828 in Montague, Massachusetts.
Died: February 18, 1901 in Kansas City, Kansas.
Occupation: Civil engineer
County: Wyandotte
Town: Wyandotte
Party: Republican
District: 8
Chamber: Senate 1861, 1862
Notes: Came to Kansas in 1857. In 1861 he was appointed major of the 4th Kansas Regiment, later the 10th Kansas Infantry, but in May, 1862, resigned to resume railroad work. Lost Senate seat by accepting commission in volunteer service March 1, 1862.
Source material:

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



Name: Joel O. Gunnels
Born: December 13, 1892
Died: October 19, 1963 in Norman, Oklahoma.
Occupation: Farmer, Implement & grain dealer
County: Thomas
Town: Colby
Party: Republican
District: 105
Chamber: House 1947, 1949
District: 39
Chamber: Senate 1953, 1955, 1956
Notes:
Source material:

1)---Topeka Capitol-Journal 10/20/1963.



Name: Alexander H. Gurley
Born:
Died: May 6, 1953
Occupation: Farmer, Stockman
County: Mitchell
Town: Barnard
Party: Democrat
District: 83
Chamber: House 1941
Notes:
Source material:

1)---Topeka Daily Capitol 5/9/1953.



Name: John Guthrie
Born: July 2, 1829 in Switzerland County, Indiana.
Died: July 1, 1906 in Topeka, Kansas.
Occupation: Attorney
County: Shawnee
Town: Topeka
Party: Republican
District: 41
Chamber: House 1868, 1869, 1870
Notes: Came to Kansas in May of 1865. Married Miss Mary C. H. Updegraff, a native of Ohio, in Logansport, Indiana.
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: Ledru Guthrie
Born:
Died:
Occupation:
County: Sumner
Town: Wellington
Party: Republican
District: 86
Chamber: House 1889
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Name: Warren William Guthrie
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
County: Atchison
Town: White Cloud, Atchison
Party: Republican
District: 2
Chamber: Senate 1877, 1879
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Name: W. H. Guy
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Chautauqua
Town: Canola
Party: Republican
District: 94
Chamber: House 1877
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Name: Joseph E. Guyer
Born: 1865
Died: January 8, 1954 in Stafford, Kansas.
Occupation: Farmer, Stockraiser
County: Stafford
Town: Stafford
Party: Republican
District: 82
Chamber: House 1905, 1907, SS1908
Notes:
Source material:

1)---Topeka Daily Capitol January 9, 1954.



Name: Thomas O. Gwartney
Born:
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Leavenworth
Town: Easton
Party: Democrat
District: 7
Chamber: House 1862
District: 27
Chamber: House 1863, 1865
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Name: Roy E. Gwin
Born: June 30, 1890
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
County: Wichita
Town: Leoti
Party: Republican
District: 111
Chamber: House 1957, 1958, SS1958, 1959, 1960
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