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Term: Wimmer, Joseph E. 1934

Definition: (Rep.), 32nd Assembly District Born Watertown, July 21, 1934; married; 4 children. Graduate Watertown H.S.; B.B.A. in accounting, UW-Madison 1959; LL.B. 1961 (J.D. degree). Legislator and attorney. Veteran; served in Army 1954-56. Member: Waukesha County Republican Party; International Assn. of Lions Clubs (former international dir. and dist. governor); Waukesha Noon Lions Club (dir., former president); Waukesha Elks Club, B.P.O.E. No. 400; State Bar of Wisconsin; Waukesha County Bar Association; Waukesha, Wis.-Granada, Nicaragua Partners of America Program (dir., former treasurer and organizer); Let's Dance, Inc. (president, former director). Former member: Waukesha County Junior Bar Assn. (past president); March of Dimes; Waukesha County Anti-Poverty Committee. Muskego assistant city attorney 1968-73; Waukesha Co. assistant district attorney 1964-67. Elected to Assembly since 1982. Biennial committee assignments: 1991 - Judiciary (mbr. since 1983); Labor; Ways and Means (ranking minority mbr. since 1987, mbr. 1985); Sentencing Commission (also 1989); Legislative Council. 1989 - Elections and Constitutional Law; Legis. Council Com. on Trial Court System Funding. 1987 - Elections (also 1985). 1985 - State Supported Programs Study and Advisory Committee (also 1983); Legis. Coun. Corns. on Liability Law and Insurance and chp. of its Subcom. on General Tort Law, on Medical Malpractice (also 1983). 1983 - Children and Human Development; Consumer and Commercial Credit. Telephone: Office: (608) 266-9650; District: (414) 542-8519 (home), (414) 549- 7770 (office). Voting address: 1020 Downing Drive, Waukesha 53186. Mailing address: Office: Room 138 South, State Capitol, P.O. Box 8953, Madison 53708. (Blue Book 1991-92)

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121 records found

Wackett, Byron F. 1912
Wagner, George 1873 - 1954
Wagner, Mary K. 1949
Wah-pel-lo, Sauk chief, 1787?-1842
Wahner, James W. 1939
Wales, Julia Grace
Walker, George H. 1811 - 1866
Walker, Isaac Pigeon 1813 - 1872
Walker, Scott K. 1967
Wallber, Emil 1841 - 1923
Walling, Esther K. 1940
Walworth, John 1804 - 1895
Ward, Col. Lyman M. (1836-1909)
Ward, David W. 1953
Ward, Jr., Walter L. 1943
Ward, William W. 1903
Warga, Andrew F. 1919
Warner, Arthur Pratt 1870 - 1957
Warren, Earl W. 1902
Warren, Lyman Marquis 1794 - 1847
Warren, Robert W. 1925
Warren, Truman d. 1825
Wartinbee, D. Russell 1903
Washburn, Gov. Cadwallader Colden (1818-1882)
Wasserman, Sheldon A. 1961
Waters, Wilmer R. 1914
Watrous, Jerome Anthony 1840 - 1922
Watson, George Earl 1897
Watts, Oliver Patterson 1865 - 1953
Waubasha, Sioux chief, ca. 1777 - 1836
Waukau, Sarah 1947
Wayne, Anthony, 1745-1796
Webb, William Walter 1857 - 1933
Weber, Becky 1954
Weber, Frank J. 1849 - 1943
Webster, Joseph Philbrick 1819 - 1875
Weeden, Timothy L. 1951
Wehrwein, George Simon 1887 - 1945
Weisensel, Russel R. 1931
Weisse, Charles Herman 1866 - 1919
Welch, Robert T. 1958
Welles, Edward Randolph 1830 - 1888
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985
Wells, Daniel Jr. 1808 - 1902
Wells, Horatio Nelson 1808 - 1858
Wells, Oliver Elwin 1853 - 1922
Wells, Owen Augustine 1844 - 1935
Welsh in Wisconsin
Werra, Conrad 1868 - 1939
Wertheimer, Monroe A. 1863 - 1939
Werwath, Oscar 1880 - 1948
Wescott, Glenway 1901 - 1987
West, Edward 1818 - 1903
West, George Arbor 1859 - 1938
Weyerhaeuser, Frederick 1834 - 1914
Wheeler, Ezra 1820 - 1871
Wheeler, Leonard Hemenway 1811 - 1872
Whirling Thunder, Ho-Chunk chief
Whitbeck, Ray Hughes 1871 - 1939
White Crow, Ho-Chunk chief
White, Joe (Gishkitawag, "Cut Ear") ca. 1838-1894
White, Philo 1796 - 1883
White, William Monroe 1871 - 1949
Whitehead, John Meek 1852 - 1924
Whitford, William Clarke 1828 - 1902
Whiting, George Albert 1849 - 1930
Whitney, Daniel 1795 - 1862
Whiton, Edward Vernon 1805 - 1859
Whittet, Lawrence Clarke 1871 - 1954
Whittlesey, Charles 1808 - 1886
Whittow, Wayne F. 1933
Whyte, William Foote 1851 - 1926
Wickhem, John Dunne 1888 - 1949
Wieckert, Steve 1954
Wight, William Ward 1849 - 1931
Wilcox, Ella Wheeler 1850 - 1919
Wilcox, Fred M. 1870 - 1944
Wilcox, Jon P. 1936
Wilcox, Roy Porter 1873 - 1946
Wilder, Amos Parker 1862 - 1936
Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957
Wilder, Michael O. 1941
Wilder, Thornton 1897 - 1975
Wiley, Alexander 1884
Wilger, Clarence J. 1909
Wilkie, Harold Mclean 1890 - 1950
Wilkie, Horace W. 1917
Willard, Frances, 1839-1898
Williams, Annette P. 1937
Williams, Charles Grandison 1829 - 1892
Williams, Eleazer 1788 - 1858
Williams, Mary 1949
Willkom, Terry A. 1943
Wilson, Alexander 1833 - 1888
Wimmer, Joseph E. 1934
Winans, John 1831 - 1907
Windesheim, Gustav 1854 - 1946
Wineke, Joseph S. 1957
Wing, Jerry J. 1923
Winslow, John Bradley 1851 - 1920
Winther, Martin Phillip 1889 - 1982
Winton, Charles Joel 1862 - 1934
Wirch, Robert W. 1943
Withrow, Gardner R. 1892
Witte, Edwin 1887 - 1960
Wolcott, Erastus Bradley 1804 - 1880
Wolcott, Laura [Ross] 1834 - 1915
Wolf, William Henry 1828 - 1901
Woll, Fritz Wilhelm 1865 - 1922
Wolter, Joseph 1857 - 1929
Wood, Jeffrey 1969
Wood, Joseph 1811 - 1890
Wood, Wayne W. 1930
Woodman, Cyrus 1814 - 1889
Woods, Mattiebelle 1902 - 2005
Woodward, Gilbert Motier 1835 - 1914
Wright, Albert Orville 1842 - 1905
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959
Wright, Hiram A. 1823 - 1855
Wright, Theodore Lyman 1858 - 1926
Wyman, William W. 1800 - 1864

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