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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, G. L. — of Wilson, Wilson County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Gary — of Walnut Creek, Contra Costa County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Parker, General — of Peoria, Peoria County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Parker, George — of Accomac County (now Accomack County), Va. Delegate to Virginia convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Accomac County, 1788. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George — of St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from St. Lawrence County 1st District, 1864-65. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George — of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1875-79. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George — of Yerington, Lyon County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George — of Delhi Township, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Delhi Township, Michigan, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Parker, George — of Janesville, Rock County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Parker, George A. — of Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at Lewiston, Maine, 1870-79. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George A. — of Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George A. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George F. — U.S. Consul in Birmingham, as of 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George Henderson (1852-1918) — also known as George H. Parker — of Cullman, Cullman County, Ala. Born in Hillsboro, Highland County, Ohio, September 17, 1852. Democrat. Banker; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Alabama, 1896; mayor of Cullman, Ala., 1900-03; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1912. Died in Cullman, Cullman County, Ala., January 22, 1918 (age 65 years, 127 days). Interment at Cullman Cemetery, Cullman, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Hendderson Parker and Mary Joanna (Cheever) Parker; married to Cora Alice Heidelbergt (1852-1925); father of Mary Alice 'Mamie' Parker (who married Maurice Linden Robertson (1869-1951)).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Parker, George N. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George P. — Utah state attorney general, 1929-33. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George S. — of Anderson, Madison County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Madison County Republican Party, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George W. — of St. Lawrence County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from St. Lawrence County 1st District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, George W. — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Boone County 1st District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Parker, George Willits — of Tuckerton, Ocean County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Gertrude — of Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Parker, Gertrude Hess — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1960 (alternate), 1964 (alternate), 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Parker, Gina — of Waco, McLennan County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Parker, Grace D. — of Kenilworth (now part of Washington), D.C. Postmaster at Kenilworth, D.C., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Grace L. — of North Collins, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Greg — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas railroad commissioner, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Parker, Gregory P. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 39th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Parker, Gustavus A. (1787-1845) — of Texas. Born in Georgia, 1787. Texas Republic Postmaster General, 1836; member of Texas Republic House of Representatives, 1840-42, 1845; died in office 1845; member of Texas Republic Senate, 1843-44. Died in Washington, Washington County, Tex., January 22, 1845 (age about 57 years). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Gustavus Adolphus
  Parker, H. B. — of Kittery Depot, Kittery, York County, Maine. Postmaster at Kittery Depot, Maine, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, H. G. — of El Dorado County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 15th District, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, H. Wayne — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Grand Rapids, Mich., 1954-67. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Hampton Cling — of Georgia. Member of Georgia state senate 2nd District, 1882-83. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Catherine Baggs; grandfather of Homer Cling Parker (1885-1946).
  Parker, Hardy W. — of Gates County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Gates County, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Harold J. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Harrison — Co-operative candidate for Governor of Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Harry B. (1854-1895) — of Bucksport, Hancock County, Maine. Born in Bucksport, Hancock County, Maine, 1854. Postmaster at Bucksport, Maine, 1893-95. Died, from nephritis, in Bucksport, Hancock County, Maine, April 13, 1895 (age about 40 years). Interment at Parker Cemetery, Bucksport, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of George Washington Parker (1809-1875) and Laura Daggett (Parker) Parker (1818-1894).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Parker, Harry S. — of Effingham, Effingham County, Ill. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1928, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Harry W. — of Newark, Wayne County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Newark, N.Y., 1935-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Harvey A. — of Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Parker, Harvey D. — of Plessis, Jefferson County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County 2nd District, 1848. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Harvey M. — of Chautauqua County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Chautauqua County 1st District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Henrietta J. — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Parker, Henry C. — of East Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haddam; elected 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Henry C. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 1st District, 1919, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Henry Ellsworth — also known as Henry E. Parker — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1969 (Democratic primary), 1971, 1979 (Democratic primary); Connecticut state treasurer, 1975-86; resigned 1986. African ancestry. Still living as of 1986.
  Parker, Henry F. — of Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Vernon; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Henry Josiah (1836-1897) — also known as Henry J. Parker — of Andover, Windsor County, Vt. Born in Plainfield, Sullivan County, N.H., May 2, 1836. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Andover, 1874; member of Vermont state senate from Windsor County, 1888. Congregationalist. Died in Springfield, Windsor County, Vt., August 19, 1897 (age 61 years, 109 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Springfield, Vt.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Parker, Henry R. — of Dover, Strafford County, N.H. Mayor of Dover, N.H., 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Herbert (b. 1856) — of Lancaster, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., March 2, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; Massachusetts state attorney general, 1902-06. Unitarian. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George A. Parker and Harriet Newell (Felton) Parker; married, September 22, 1886, to Mary Carney Vose.
  Parker, Herschel D. — of St. Clair Heights (now part of Detroit), Wayne County, Mich. Born in Michigan. Republican. Postmaster at St. Clair Heights, Mich., 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Hiram W. — of Seward County, Neb. Delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Hollis G. — of Buckland, Manchester, Hartford County, Conn. Postmaster at Buckland, Conn., 1885-87. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Homer Cling (1885-1946) — also known as Homer C. Parker — of Statesboro, Bulloch County, Ga.; DeKalb County, Ga. Born in Baxley, Appling County, Ga., September 25, 1885. Democrat. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; mayor of Statesboro, Ga., 1924-27; Adjutant General of Georgia, 1927-31; U.S. Representative from Georgia 1st District, 1931-35; Georgia state comptroller general, 1936-37, 1941-46; died in office 1946. Baptist. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Freemasons; Eagles; Elks; Woodmen. Died in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., June 22, 1946 (age 60 years, 270 days). Interment at East Side Cemetery, Statesboro, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of William Cling Parker and Sarah Belle (Mattox) Parker; married 1910 to Annie Laurie Mallary (died 1916); married 1922 to Lenore L. Leedom; married 1942 to Wilhelmina Lowe; grandson of Hampton Cling Parker (1826?-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Parker, Homer D. (1872-1940) — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in 1872. Delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Ingham County 1st District, 1933. Died in 1940 (age about 68 years). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Lansing, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Parker, Horace G. — of North Gorham, Gorham, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at North Gorham, Maine, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Hosea Washington (1833-1922) — also known as Hosea W. Parker — of New Hampshire. Born in Lempster, Sullivan County, N.H., May 30, 1833. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state legislature, 1870; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 3rd District, 1871-75; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1880 (member, Credentials Committee). Died in Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H., August 21, 1922 (age 89 years, 83 days). Interment at Mountain View Cemetery, Claremont, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Parker, Howard — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 1988. African ancestry. Still living as of 1988.
  Parker, Howard Arrington (b. 1896) — of Sylacauga, Talladega County, Ala. Born in 1896. Mayor of Sylacauga, Ala., 1940-41; resigned 1941. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Original interment at Marble City Cemetery, Sylacauga, Ala.; reinterment at Pursell Family Cemetery, Fayetteville, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Dewitt Arrington Parker and Lutitia Maude (Oden) Parker; nephew of William Peeples Oden (1849-1898).
  Parker, Hunt See Robert Hunt Parker
  Parker, Ichabod — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1780-81, 1785-87 (Charlotte County 1780-81, Washington County 1785-87); delegate to New York convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Washington and Clinton counties, 1788. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Ike — of Bremerton, Kitsap County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Parker, Irene B. — of Hastings, Barry County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Parker, Isaac (1768-1830) — of Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., June 17, 1768. U.S. Representative from Massachusetts at-large, 1797-99; justice of Massachusetts state supreme court, 1806-30; chief justice of Massachusetts supreme judicial court, 1814-30. Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., July 25, 1830 (age 62 years, 38 days). Interment at Copps Hill Cemetery, Boston, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Parker, Isaac (1793-1883) — of Texas. Born in Elbert County, Ga., April 7, 1793. Served in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence; member of Texas Republic House of Representatives, 1838-40, 1842-43; member of Texas Republic Senate, 1843-45; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1845; member of Texas state senate, 1846-53; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1855-56. Died near Weatherford, Parker County, Tex., April 14, 1883 (age 90 years, 7 days). Interment at Turner Cemetery, Near Weatherford, Parker County, Tex.
  Parker County, Tex. is named for him.
  Parker, Isaac Charles (1838-1896) — also known as Isaac C. Parker; "Hanging Judge" — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Born in a log cabin near Barnesville, Belmont County, Ohio, October 15, 1838. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1864; circuit judge in Missouri, 1868-70; U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1871-75 (7th District 1871-73, 9th District 1873-75); U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Arkansas, 1875-96. As judge, sentenced more than 160 people to death, of whom 79 were hanged. Died in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Ark., November 17, 1896 (age 58 years, 33 days). Interment at Fort Smith National Cemetery, Fort Smith, Ark.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Parker (1809-1878) and Jane (Shannon) Parker (1809-1870); married to Mary O'Toole (1839-1926); grandnephew of George F. Shannon, Thomas Shannon, James Shannon (1791?-1832) and Wilson Shannon.
  Political family: Shannon-Shelby family.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Isaac C. Parker: Roger H. Tuller, Let No Guilty Man Escape : A Judicial Biography of 'Hanging Judge' Isaac C. Parker
  Parker, Isaac N. (1818-1881) — of Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine. Born in 1818. Republican. Mayor of Lewiston, Maine, 1868-69. Died July 18, 1881 (age about 63 years). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Lewiston, Maine.
  Parker, Isaac Thomas — of Delaware. Lieutenant Governor of Delaware, 1905-09. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Israel S. — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Ivan — of Auburn, Placer County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1920. Burial location unknown.


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