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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, Karla Van Ostrand (1894-1986) — also known as Karla Parker; Karla Van Ostrand; Mrs. James C. Parker — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in South Haven, Van Buren County, Mich., November 30, 1894. Republican. School teacher; candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1964. Female. Christian Scientist. Member, Delta Kappa Gamma; League of Women Voters. Died in 1986 (age about 91 years). Interment at Mountain Home Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Mich.
  Relatives: Daughter of Charles Harry Van Ostrand and Ray (Delamere) Van Ostrand; married, September 17, 1919, to James C. Parker.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Parker, Katherine V. — of Lancaster, Worcester County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Kevin S. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state senate 21st District; elected 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Parker, Kim (born c.1958) — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Born about 1958. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Parker, King — of Renton, King County, Wash. Candidate for mayor of Renton, Wash., 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Parker, L. F. — of Rolla, Phelps County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1884 (alternate), 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, L. R. — of Fostoria, Seneca County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, L. Thomas, Sr. — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Wicomico County, 1922; mayor of Salisbury, Md., 1924-28. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Lance — of West Valley City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Candidate in primary for mayor of West Valley City, Utah, 1985. Still living as of 1985.
  Parker, Larry — of Malvern, Hot Spring County, Ark. Republican. Chair of Hot Spring County Republican Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Parker, Lauris S. — of Juneau, Alaska. Mayor of Juneau, Alaska, 1959-61, 1961-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Parker, Leon — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Leonard See W. Leonard Parker
Leonard F. Parker Parker, Leonard F. (b. 1825) — of Iowa. Born in Arcade, Wyoming County, N.Y., August 3, 1825. College professor; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1868-70. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: History of Iowa (1903)
  Parker, Lester B. — of Anchorage, Alaska. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Parker, Lester T. (born c.1901) — of Aberdeen, Grays Harbor County, Wash. Born in Washington, about 1901. Republican. Lawyer; member of Washington state senate 21st District, 1943-47. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Levi — of Lisbon, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Lewis M. — of Bordentown, Burlington County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Lewis W. — of Greenville, Greenville County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1912 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Lincoln H. — of River Falls, Pierce County, Wis. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Linda — of Metamora, Lapeer County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1969. Female. Still living as of 1969.
  Parker, Linda (born c.1942) — of Woodstock, Cherokee County, Ga. Born about 1942. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Parker, Linda V. — Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit; elected 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Parker, Linus — of Vienna, Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Linwood (born c.1948) — of Four Oaks, Johnston County, N.C. Born about 1948. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Parker, Lorraine — of Sparta, Sussex County, N.J. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Parker, Louis S. — of Ecorse, Wayne County, Mich. Mayor of Ecorse, Mich., 1952-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Louis T. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 11th District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Luther Fletcher (b. 1821) — also known as Luther F. Parker — of Peacham, Caledonia County, Vt. Born in Coventry, Orleans County, Vt., September 22, 1821. Republican. Physician; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Peacham, 1886-88. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, M. C. — of Ice, Pierce County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, M. P. — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Mayor of Columbia, Mo., 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Marie — of Corona, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Parker, Marietta — of Missouri. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, 1993. Female. Still living as of 1993.
  Parker, Marjorie H. (d. 2006) — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1988. Female. African ancestry. Died in 2006. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Mark — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Parker, Marshall Joyner (b. 1922) — also known as Marshall J. Parker — of Seneca, Oconee County, S.C. Born in Seaboard, Northampton County, N.C., April 25, 1922. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; member of South Carolina state senate from Oconee County, 1957-66; candidate for U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1966, 1968. Methodist. Member, Sigma Nu; Lions; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Martin — of Briarcliff Manor, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Parker, Mary — of Brentwood, Williamson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Parker, Mary A. (d. 1960) — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944. Female. Died in 1960. Interment at St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.
  Parker, Mary S. — of Kansas. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Parker, Matt — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Democrat. Candidate for South Dakota state senate 13th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Parker, Maurice — of Fort Morgan, Morgan County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Parker, Maurice S. — of California. U.S. Ambassador to Swaziland, 2007-. Still living as of 2007.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Parker, Michael — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Citizens candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Parker, Mike See Paul Michael Parker
  Parker, Millard F. (1856-1917) — of Cullman, Cullman County, Ala. Born in Georgia, August 16, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; postmaster at Cullman, Ala., 1889; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1892, 1896 (alternate). Died in Cullman, Cullman County, Ala., October 12, 1917 (age 61 years, 57 days). Interment at Hopewell Cemetery, Hanceville, Ala.
  Presumably named for: Millard Fillmore
  Relatives: Son of Tarpley Redwine Parker (1825-1888) and Christina (Powledge) Parker.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Parker, Milton A. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Montford S. — of Albemarle, Stanly County, N.C. Postmaster at Albemarle, N.C., 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Morrison — Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1972; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Parker, Myron L. — of Lyndonville, Orleans County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 29th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Myron Melville — also known as Myron M. Parker — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Member District of Columbia board of commissioners, 1893-94; member of Republican National Committee from District of Columbia, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Nahum (1760-1839) — of Fitzwilliam, Cheshire County, N.H. Born in Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Mass., March 4, 1760. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1794-1804, 1806-07; member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1804-05; U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1807-10; common pleas court judge in New Hampshire, 1807-13; circuit justice in New Hampshire, 1813-16; Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1828; member of New Hampshire state senate 9th District, 1828-29. Died in Fitzwilliam, Cheshire County, N.H., November 12, 1839 (age 79 years, 253 days). Interment at Town Cemetery, Fitzwilliam, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Parker, Nancy — of Janesville, Rock County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Parker, Nathan — of Bedford, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 3rd District, 1854-56. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Nathaniel — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Secretary of state of New Hampshire, 1809-10. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Ned L. — of Farmington, Strafford County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for New Hampshire state senate 20th District, 1938; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Farmington, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Nellie D. — of Berlin, Coos County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1924; member of Republican National Committee from New Hampshire, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Nellie D. R. — of West Suffield, Suffield, Hartford County, Conn. Postmaster at West Suffield, Conn., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Nelson See T. Nelson Parker
  Parker, Nelson A. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Bridgeport, Conn., 1941. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Nicholas H. — of Baltimore County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Baltimore County, 1865-66. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Niles G. — of Barnwell County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Barnwell County, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Parker, Norman C. — of Ferguson, St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1956 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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