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Draper

DRAPER (Soundex D616) — See also DRAGER, DRAPAC, DRAPEAU, DRAPEL, DRAPKO, GRAPER, KRAPER, RAPER, REPPARD.

  DRAPER: See also Draper Allen — Lewis H. Barlow — John Lester Buford — Clarence Carey Caldwell — Draper Daniels — Harry Micajah Daugherty — John Draper Erwin — Joseph Bracken Lee — William Draper Lewis — Draper W. Parmenter — Daniel Longfellow Plumer — Joseph Draper Sayers — Mrs. Draper Smith
  Draper, Andrew S. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1881; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Ann — of California. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from California, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Draper, B. H. Bristow — of Hopedale, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1936 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Bristow See B. H. Bristow Draper
  Draper, C. B. — of Oconomowoc, Waukesha County, Wis. Postmaster at Oconomowoc, Wis., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, C. S. — of East Saginaw (now part of Saginaw), Saginaw County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Charles — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County, 1800-08. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Charles H. — of Lewistown, Fulton County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Claude Llewellyn — also known as Claude L. Draper — of Wyoming. Born in Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Republican. Member, Federal Power Commission, 1930-56. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, D. M. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1928; Utah Democratic state chair, 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Dan M. — of Missouri. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1868; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 12th District, 1878. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Dan W. — of Watertown, Jefferson County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Draper, Eben Sumner (1858-1914) — also known as Eben S. Draper — of Hopedale, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Hopedale, Worcester County, Mass., June 17, 1858. Republican. Manufacturer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1896; Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1906-09; Governor of Massachusetts, 1909-11; defeated, 1910. Died April 9, 1914 (age 55 years, 296 days). Entombed at Village Cemetery, Hopedale, Mass.
  Relatives: Brother of William Franklin Draper (1842-1910); married, November 21, 1883, to Nancy 'Nannie' Bristow (1858-1913; daughter of Benjamin Helm Bristow); father of Eben Sumner Draper.
  Political family: Draper-Bristow family of Hopedale, Massachusetts.
  Draper, Eben Sumner (b. 1893) — also known as Eben S. Draper — of Hopedale, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Hopedale, Worcester County, Mass., August 30, 1893. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; director, Draper Corp., manufacturers of cotton looms; president, Milford National Bank; trustee, Milford Hospital; trustee, Massachusetts General Hospital; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1921-22; member of Massachusetts state senate Fourth Worcester District, 1923-26; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Unitarian. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Elks; Knights of Pythias. Interment at Village Cemetery, Hopedale, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Eben Sumner Draper and Nannie (Bristow) Draper; married, November 12, 1926, to Hazel Archibald; nephew of William Franklin Draper (1842-1910); grandson of Benjamin Helm Bristow.
  Political family: Draper-Bristow family of Hopedale, Massachusetts.
  Draper, Edward — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Frederick E. — of Lansingburgh (now part of Troy), Rensselaer County, N.Y. Village president of Lansingburgh, New York, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Frederick E., Jr. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Progressive candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1912; Progressive candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914; member of New York state senate 31st District, 1921-22; defeated (Republican), 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, G. R. — of Mahaska County, Iowa. Republican. Candidate for Iowa state senate 14th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, George A. — of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyo. Democrat. Postmaster at Cheyenne, Wyo., 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, George H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Harold A., Jr. — of Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 7th Circuit, 1959; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Draper, Harold G. — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bristol, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Draper, Henry See W. Henry Draper
  Draper, Henry F. — of St. Louis, Mo. Progressive. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 10th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Henry W. — of Illinois. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1868; Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Hiram — of Franklin Park, Cook County, Ill. Village president of Franklin Park, Illinois, 1895-98, 1900-01, 1902-05. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, J. R. — of Oxford, Calhoun County, Ala. Postmaster at Oxford, Ala., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Jack — of Anniston, Calhoun County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of Calhoun County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Draper, Janice — Peace and Freedom candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Draper, John Fish (1826-1892) — also known as John F. Draper — of Sheldon, Franklin County, Vt. Born in Sheldon, Franklin County, Vt., December 3, 1826. Republican. Farmer; deputy sheriff; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Sheldon, 1864-65, 1872-74; member of Vermont state senate from Franklin County, 1886. Died in 1892 (age about 65 years). Interment at Sheldon Cemetery, Sheldon, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Alanson Draper (1800-1875) and Phebe (Fish) Draper (1800-1884); married to Asenath R. Randal (1827-1885) and Susan E. Lasell (1840-1919).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Draper, Joseph (1794-1834) — of Virginia. Born in Draper Valley, Pulaski County, Va., December 25, 1794. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; lawyer; member of Virginia state senate, 1828-30; U.S. Representative from Virginia 22nd District, 1830-31, 1832-33. Died in Wytheville, Wythe County, Va., June 10, 1834 (age 39 years, 167 days). Interment at Oglesbies Cemetery, Draper Valley, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Draper, Levell See W. Levell Draper
  Draper, Levell See W. Levell Draper
  Draper, Lucy — of Georgia. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Draper, Luther — of Spiceland, Henry County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Lyman C. — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Wisconsin superintendent of public instruction, 1858-60. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Mack — of Gainesboro, Jackson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1940 (alternate), 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Miles H. — of Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1952 (member, Credentials Committee); candidate for U.S. Senator from Florida, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Murray — of San Mateo, San Mateo County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, N. C. — of Dakota County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 7th District, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Draper, Norman A. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 2nd District, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Robert M. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952, 1964 (alternate); U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, 1961-69. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Rudy — of Pittsburg, Crawford County, Kan.; Chanute, Neosho County, Kan. Mayor of Pittsburg, Kan., 2009-10. Still living as of 2013.
  Relatives: Grandson of Rudolph N. Simoncic (1933?-).
  Draper, Simeon (1804-1866) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in West Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., 1804. Republican. New York Republican state chair, 1860-62; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1864-65. Died in Whitestone, Queens, Queens County, N.Y., November 6, 1866 (age about 62 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Simeon Draper .
  See also Wikipedia article
  Draper, W. E. — of Yakima, Yakima County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, W. Henry — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, W. Levell — of Wilson, Niagara County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Niagara County 2nd District, 1906-09. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, W. Levell — of Niagara Falls, Niagara County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Niagara Falls, N.Y., 1936-39. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, W. S. — of Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Tennessee, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, Wallace — of Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, 1921, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, William — of Hillsboro, Montgomery County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Montgomery County Republican Party, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Draper, William Franklin (1842-1910) — also known as William F. Draper — of Hopedale, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., April 9, 1842. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; manufacturer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1876; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 11th District, 1893-97; U.S. Ambassador to Italy, 1897-1900. Died in Washington, D.C., January 28, 1910 (age 67 years, 294 days). Interment at Village Cemetery, Hopedale, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of George Draper and Hannah (Thwing) Draper; brother of Eben Sumner Draper (1858-1914); married 1862 to Lydia W. Joy; married 1890 to Susan Preston; uncle of Eben Sumner Draper (1893-?).
  Political family: Draper-Bristow family of Hopedale, Massachusetts.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Draper, William H. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1890 (11th District), 1908 (10th District); Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Draper, William Henry (1841-1921) — also known as William H. Draper — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Born in Rochdale, Leicester, Worcester County, Mass., June 24, 1841. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York, 1901-13 (19th District 1901-03, 22nd District 1903-13). Died in Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., December 7, 1921 (age 80 years, 166 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Troy, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Draper, Wilson (1834-1893) — of Sheldon, Franklin County, Vt.; Enosburg Falls, Enosburg, Franklin County, Vt. Born in Sheldon, Franklin County, Vt., August 25, 1834. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Sheldon, 1886. Methodist. Died April 26, 1893 (age 58 years, 244 days). Interment at Missisquoi Cemetery, Enosburg Falls, Enosburg, Vt.
  Relatives: Married to Martha Kimball (1835-1913).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Draper, Z. G. — of Hannibal, Marion County, Mo. Postmaster at Hannibal, Mo., 1828-39. Burial location unknown.


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