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Parker, A to B

PARKER (Soundex P626) — See also BARKER, HARKER, KARKER, KRAPER, MARKER, MARKERT, PARCHER, PARER, PARK, PARKE, PARKERORPORTER, PARKERSON, PARKES, PARKESS, PARKET, PARKEY, PIRCHER, PORCARI, PORCARO, PORCHER, PREACHER, PURUCKER, SMITH-PARKER, VANDERWARKER, VARKER.

  Parker, A. C. — of Midland, Midland County, Tex. Mayor of Midland, Tex., 1908-09. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, A. H. — of Puryear, Henry County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, A. H. — of Bremerton, Kitsap County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Parker, A. Ray — of Bentwood, St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Brentwood, Mo., 1951-63. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Abel — of New Hampshire. Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Abraham X. (1831-1909) — of Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Born in Granville, Addison County, Vt., November 14, 1831. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from St. Lawrence County 3rd District, 1863-64; member of New York state senate 17th District, 1868-71; U.S. Representative from New York, 1881-89 (19th District 1881-85, 22nd District 1885-89). Died in Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., August 9, 1909 (age 77 years, 268 days). Interment at Bayside Cemetery, Potsdam, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Parker, Addison M. — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Alan A. — of Sunnyvale, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Parker, Alban J. — of Springfield, Windsor County, Vt. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Albert See George Breitman
  Parker, Albert — of Greene County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Greene County, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Albert — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Mayor of Topeka, Kan., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Albert See J. Albert Parker
  Parker, Albert J. — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Pittsfield Township, Michigan, 1933; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1939. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Alexander McN. — U.S. Consular Agent in Walton, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Alfonzo M. — of Richmond, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Parker, Alfred J. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 12th District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Alice — of St. Charles, St. Charles County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Charles County, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Alicia — of Jackson, Madison County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Parker, Allan L., Jr. — of Genesee County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 7th Circuit, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
Alton B. Parker Parker, Alton Brooks (1852-1926) — also known as Alton B. Parker; "Parker the Silent" — of Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y.; Esopus, Ulster County, N.Y. Born in Cortland, Cortland County, N.Y., May 14, 1852. Democrat. Lawyer; Ulster County Surrogate, 1877-85; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1884, 1908, 1912 (Temporary Chair; chair, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee; speaker); Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1885-97; chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1897-1904; resigned 1904; candidate for President of the United States, 1904; law partner of William F. Sheehan and Edward W. Hatch, 1905-12. Member, American Bar Association. Died, from heart disease, while riding in his automobile through Central Park, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 10, 1926 (age 73 years, 361 days). Interment at Wiltwyck Cemetery, Kingston, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of John Brooks Parker (1823-1882) and Harriet F. (Stratton) Parker (1825-1914); married, October 16, 1873, to Mary Louise Schoonmaker (1845-1917); married, January 16, 1923, to Amelia Day Campbell (1871-1960).
  Cross-reference: George L. Ingraham
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, October 1903
  Parker, Alton George (1887-1974) — also known as Alton G. Parker — of Harford town, Cortland County, N.Y. Born in Harford town, Cortland County, N.Y., August 17, 1887. Democrat. Dairy farmer; candidate for New York state assembly from Cortland County, 1918. Died in Harford town, Cortland County, N.Y., November 10, 1974 (age 87 years, 85 days). Interment at Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Henry Parker (1860-1940) and Orpha May (Hammon) Parker (1862-1944); married, June 3, 1907, to Hattie Pond (1888-1967); third cousin thrice removed of Hugh Conger (1804-1869).
  Political families: Conger family of New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Parker, Alva J. — of Elida, Roosevelt County, N.M. Delegate to New Mexico state constitutional convention, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Parker, Alvan V. — of Niagara Falls, Niagara County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Niagara County 2nd District, 1915-17, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Amasa J., Jr. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1882; member of New York state senate, 1886-87, 1892-95 (17th District 1886-87, 1892-93, 19th District 1894-95). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Parker, Amasa J. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 36th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Amasa Junius (1807-1890) — also known as Amasa J. Parker — of Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y.; Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn., June 2, 1807. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1834; U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1837-39; circuit judge in New York, 1844-47; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1847-55; candidate for Governor of New York, 1856, 1858; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1864; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1867-68. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 13, 1890 (age 82 years, 345 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Parker, Amelia Smith — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Parker, Andrew (1805-1864) — of Mifflintown, Juniata County, Pa. Born in Cumberland County, Pa., May 21, 1805. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 17th District, 1851-53. Died in Mifflintown, Juniata County, Pa., January 15, 1864 (age 58 years, 239 days). Interment at Presbyterian Cemetery, Mifflintown, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Parker (1762-1805) and Margaret (Williams) Parker (1766-1846); grandfather of Southard Parker Warner (1881-1914).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Parker, Anna B. — of Gilmanton, Belknap County, N.H. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Anna R. — of Kulpmont, Northumberland County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Kulpmont, Pa., 1923-33 (acting, 1923-24). Female. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Annise (b. 1956) — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born in Houston, Harris County, Tex., May 17, 1956. Mayor of Houston, Tex., 2010-16. Female. Lesbian. Still living as of 2016.
  See also Wikipedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Parker, Anthony W. (born c.1946) — of Washington, D.C. Born about 1946. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 2004, 2008; member of Republican National Committee from District of Columbia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Parker, Asa — of Jaffrey, Cheshire County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 9th District, 1826-28. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Ashton — of New York, New York County, N.Y.; Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 15th District, 1911; candidate for New York state senate 25th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Augustina — of Westwego, Jefferson Parish, La. Postmaster at Westwego, La., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Augustus G. — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Parker, Austin S. (1842-1918) — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Ohio, 1842. Mayor of Battle Creek, Mich., 1893-94. Died in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., 1918 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Barrington D. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1952 (alternate), 1956 (alternate), 1968. African ancestry. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Barry T. — of Mt. Holly, Burlington County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly, 1966-71 (Burlington County 1966-67, District 4-B 1968-71); member of New Jersey state senate, 1972-81 (District 4-B 1972-73, 8th District 1974-81); candidate in primary for Governor of New Jersey, 1981. Still living as of 1981.
  Parker, Belle R. — of Newington, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Newington; elected 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Benjamin S. — U.S. Consul in Sherbrooke, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Bernard, Jr. — of Detroit east side, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Parker, Bertha — of Tahlequah, Cherokee County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Betty — also known as Mrs. John T. Parker — of Farmington, San Juan County, N.M. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Mexico, 1960 (member, Resolutions Committee). Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Parker, Bill — of Anchorage, Alaska. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Parker, Bill See Billy Parker
  Parker, Billy — of Florida. American candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 4th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Billy — also known as Bill Parker — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state senate 20th District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Parker, Billy Joe — Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2020. Still living as of 2020.
  Parker, Bob — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Parker, Brad — of Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Parker, Brewster See D. Brewster Parker
  Parker, Burton — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Mayor of Monroe, Mich., 1881-82. Burial location unknown.


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