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PAYSON (Soundex P250) — See also AYSON, CLAYSON, FINLAYSON, GRAYSON, LAYSON, MAYSON, PASAYAN, PASON, PASSION, PASSON, PAWSON, POISON, POSEN, POSSON, POZEN, RAYSON.

  PAYSON: See also Alvarus Payson Adams — Edward Payson Allen — Jacob Payson Chamberlain — Payson B. Orcutt — Payson Peterson — Edward Payson Ricker — Edward Payson Ricker, Jr. — Payson Tucker
  Payson, Aurin E. — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payson, Charles (1837-1913) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Messina, Sicily, Italy, of American parents, May 2, 1837. U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Denmark, 1881-82. Died in Aix-les-Bains, France, July 11, 1913 (age 76 years, 70 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Larkin Payson and Frances (Lithgow) Payson; married, June 5, 1872, to Fanny Washburn (1852-1925; daughter of Cadwallader Colden Washburn; niece of Elihu Benjamin Washburne); fourth cousin once removed of Chauncey Fitch Cleveland (1799-1887).
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Kidder family of Connecticut; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Appleton family of Massachusetts; DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Sprague family of Providence, Rhode Island (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Payson, Charles H. S., Jr. — of Macon, Macon County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Macon County, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payson, Franklin C. — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Payson, George P. — of White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y. Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; Law Preservation candidate for New York state assembly from Westchester County 2nd District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Payson, John Larkin (1797-1884) — Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., November 27, 1797. U.S. Consul in Messina, 1827-45. Died in Sussex, England, June 18, 1884 (age 86 years, 204 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Phillips Payson (1760-1809) and Ruth (Larkin) Payson (1766-1860); married, December 19, 1821, to Frances Lithgow; father of Charles Payson; fourth cousin of Chauncey Fitch Cleveland; fourth cousin once removed of John Appleton, Thomas Appleton, Nathan Appleton, Thomas Hale Sill, James Appleton, William Appleton, Nathan Dane Appleton (1794-1861), Theodore Sill, William Dean Kellogg, Joshua Perkins and Nelson Appleton Miles.
  Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Appleton family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Payson, Lewis Edwin (1840-1909) — also known as Lewis E. Payson — of Pontiac, Livingston County, Ill. Born in Providence, Providence County, R.I., September 17, 1840. Republican. U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1881-91 (8th District 1881-83, 9th District 1883-91). Died in Washington, D.C., October 4, 1909 (age 69 years, 17 days). Interment at Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Payson, Mary — of Metuchen, Middlesex County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Payson, Moses P. — of Bath, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 12th District, 1804-06, 1807-10, 1813-16. Burial location unknown.
  Payson, Seth — of Rindge, Cheshire County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 9th District, 1802-05. Burial location unknown.


PAYTON (Soundex P350) — See also GAYTON, PATON, PATONE, PATTON, PEYTON, POYANT.

  PAYTON: See also Payton Anderson — Payton Gay — Frederick Stone — William Giles Turley — Carlisle Payton Turley
  Payton, Abraham L. — of Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Republican. Chair of Rensselaer County Republican Party, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Abraham Lincoln
  Payton, Allen D. — of Antioch, Contra Costa County, Calif. Candidate for mayor of Antioch, Calif., 2008. Still living as of 2012.
  Payton, Daniel — of Salem, Marion County, Ore. Mayor of Salem, Ore., 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Payton, DeeAnn See Mary Payton
  Payton, James Benjamin (1943-1994) — also known as James Payton — of Sylacauga, Talladega County, Ala. Born June 12, 1943. Mayor of Sylacauga, Ala., 1984-94; died in office 1994. Drowned while swimming to retrieve a radio-controlled miniature boat, in Lake Howard, Sylacauga, Talladega County, Ala., July 28, 1994 (age 51 years, 46 days). Interment at Fort Williams Cemetery, Sylacauga, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of W. Ross Payton (1923?-1998?).
  Epitaph: "His memory is blessed."
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Jimmy C. Payton Payton, Jimmy C. (b. 1930) — of Euless, Tarrant County, Tex. Born in Venus, Johnson County, Tex., 1930. Mayor of Euless, Tex., 1955-57. Still living as of 2009.
  Image source: City of Euless
  Payton, John — of Clinton, Vermillion County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Clinton, Ind., 1864-67. Burial location unknown.
  Payton, Lindsey C. — of Abilene, Taylor County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Abilene, Tex., 1923-36 (acting, 1923-27). Burial location unknown.
  Payton, Mary — also known as DeeAnn Payton — of Concord, Contra Costa County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Payton, Robert Lewis (b. 1926) — Born in 1926. U.S. Ambassador to Cameroon, 1967. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Payton, Roger A. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 7th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Payton, Ross See W. Ross Payton
  Payton, Tony J. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Payton, W. A. — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payton, W. Ross (died c.1998) — of Sylacauga, Talladega County, Ala. Mayor of Sylacauga, Ala., 1976-80. Died about 1998. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of James Benjamin Payton (1943-1994).
  Payton, William G. — of Dunmore, Lackawanna County, Pa. Burgess of Dunmore, Pennsylvania, 1923-27. Burial location unknown.


PAYZAK (Soundex P220) — See also HAYZLETT, KRYZAK, MAYZES, PECYK, PIECIAK, PISECK, PUSICH, PYSYK, PYZIK, RAYZOR, SWAYZE, SWAYZEE.

  Payzak, Helen — of Hudson County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly, 1959 (Hudson County), 1971 (District 12-A). Female. Still living as of 1971.


PAZ (Soundex P200) — See also CAPAZZI, DEPAZZA, PAC, PAEZ, PAIS, PAISE, PASS, PAYES, PAZ-SLIMP, PAZELL, PAZOS.

  PAZ: See also William Ellerton Alger — Paz Hernandez — Mercedes Paz-Slimp
  Paz, Javier A. — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Paz, Julia — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


PAZ-SLIMP (Soundex P224) — See also PAZ, SLIMP.

  Paz-Slimp, Mercedes (born c.1950) — of Culver City, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born about 1950. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


PAZELL (Soundex P240) — See also AZELL, BEAZELL, BRAZELL, CAPAZZI, DEPAZZA, FEAZELL, HAZELL, LAZELL, NAZELLI, PACILE, PAZ, PAZOS, PLEAZ, PLEZA, ZELL.

  Pazell, Jordan A. — of Copperton, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


PAZOS (Soundex P220) — See also CAPAZZI, CAVAZOS, DEPAZZA, PACIUS, PAZ, PAZELL.

  Pazos, Avelino — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Honorary Vice-Consul for Spain in New York, N.Y., 1905-07. Burial location unknown.


PEABODY (Soundex P130) — See also BODY, DREABON, GARABODIN, GOODBODY, LIGHTBODY, NOBODYS, POBUDA, SEABOLT, SEABORG, SEABORN, SEABORNE, SEABOURN.

  PEABODY: See also John Appleton — Ann Peabody Brown — Carroll Sherman Chaplin — Frederick Trubee Davison — William Crowninshield Endicott — Augustus Peabody Gardner — E. Peabody Gerry — Thomas Peabody Grosvenor — Matthew James Looram, Jr. — William Caleb Loring — John Peabody Palmer — Carroll Peabody Pitkin — Elliott Roosevelt — Marietta Peabody Tree — George Peabody Wetmore
  Peabody, Amos — Member of New York state assembly from Allegany and Steuben counties, 1821-22. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Amos H. — of New London, Oneida County, N.Y. Delegate to New York state constitutional convention 18th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Charles A., Jr. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 11th District, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Charles H. — of Waterford, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterford, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Elden J. — of Milan, Coos County, N.H. Democrat. Elected New Hampshire state house of representatives from Milan 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Endicott (1920-1997) — also known as "Chub" — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass.; Washington, D.C.; Hollis, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in Lawrence, Essex County, Mass., February 15, 1920. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council 3rd District, 1955-56; candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1956, 1958; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960, 1964, 1968; Governor of Massachusetts, 1963-65; defeated, 1960; candidate for U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, 1966; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1986. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; American Legion; Elks. Died, from leukemia, in Hollis, Hillsborough County, N.H., December 1, 1997 (age 77 years, 289 days). Interment at Town Cemetery, Groton, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Malcolm Endicott Peabody and Mary Elizabeth (Parkman) Peabody; brother of Marietta Peabody Tree; married, June 24, 1944, to Barbara Gibbons; cousin *** of William P. Homans, Jr. (1922?-1997).
  Political family: Peabody-Parkman family of Massachusetts.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Peabody, Ernest C. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, F. F. — of Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Francis — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Boston, Mass., 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Francis S. — of North Stonington, New London County, Conn.; Westerly, Washington County, R.I. Member of Connecticut state senate 8th District, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Francis S. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Frank A. — of Houlton, Aroostook County, Maine. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 4th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Frederick B. — of Richmond, Sagadahoc County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Sagadahoc County, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Frederick T. — of Melrose, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Frederick W. — Republican. Independent Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 10th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, George Foster (1852-1938) — of Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County, N.Y. Born in Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga., July 27, 1852. Democrat. Lawyer; banker; Treasurer of Democratic National Committee, 1904-05. Died in 1938 (age about 85 years). Interment at Trask Cemetery, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Henry Peabody and Elvira (Canfield) Peabody.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Peabody, Helen M. — of Westport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Westport, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Helen S. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Henry C. (d. 1911) — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Justice of Maine state supreme court, 1900-11; died in office 1911. Died March 29, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, James Hamilton (1852-1917) — also known as James H. Peabody — of Canon City, Fremont County, Colo. Born in Topsham, Orange County, Vt., August 21, 1852. Republican. Merchant; Fremont County Clerk, 1885-89; president, First National Bank; president, Electric Light Company of Canon City; mayor of Canon City; Governor of Colorado, 1903-05, 1905; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1904. Episcopalian. Died November 23, 1917 (age 65 years, 94 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Canon City, Colo.
  Relatives: Married to Frances L. Clelland.
  Peabody, John M. — of Lebanon, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lebanon, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Luetta — of Oberlin, Lorain County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Mary — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Mary Endicott See Marietta Peabody Tree
  Peabody, Nathaniel (1741-1823) — of Atkinson, Rockingham County, N.H. Born in Topsfield, Essex County, Mass., March 1, 1741. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1776-79, 1781-85, 1787-90, 1793-96; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Hampshire, 1779-80, 1785; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention, 1782-83; member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1784-86; member of New Hampshire state senate from Rockingham County, 1785-86, 1790-93. Confined in a debtor's prison for about twenty years. Died in Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H., June 27, 1823 (age 82 years, 118 days). Interment at Old Cemetery, South Hampton, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Peabody, Nina E. — of Franconia, Grafton County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Franconia, 1956; elected New Hampshire state house of representatives from Franconia 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Peabody, Oliver — of Exeter, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate, 1790-91, 1793-94, 1813-14 (Rockingham County 1790-91, 1793-94, 2nd District 1794, 1813-14); New Hampshire state treasurer, 1794-1804; Presidential Elector for New Hampshire, 1800, 1808. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Patrick H. — of Los Gatos, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1948, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Peggy — of Natchez, Adams County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Peabody, Ralph I. — of Shelburne, Coos County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Shelburne, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Raymond A. (b. 1883) — of Milltown, Polk County, Wis. Born in Baldwin, St. Croix County, Wis., February 24, 1883. Republican. Telegraph operator; lumber business; banker; member of Wisconsin state assembly; elected 1948, 1950, 1952, 1954; delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1952. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Rodman See W. Rodman Peabody
  Peabody, Roy E. — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Victoria, as of 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Stuyvesant — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1932, 1952 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, Thomas B. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, V. P. — of Nemaha, Nemaha County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1882, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, W. Rodman — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives First Middlesex District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, William — of Otsego County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Peabody, William E. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.


PEACE (Soundex P200) — See also GREACEN, MAKEPEACE, PACE, PEACELY, PEACEMAN, PEACH, PEAKE, PEALE, PEARCE, PEASE, PEDACE, PESCIA, PIZZI, WORLDPEACE.

  PEACE: See also Rowland Gibson Hazard — William Harmon Peace Jenkins
  Peace, Charles E. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1925; secretary of Illinois Republican Party, 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Peace, Charles P. — of Kentucky. American Anti-Communist candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 5th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Peace, Christopher K. — of Mechanicsville, Hanover County, Va. Republican. Elected Virginia state house of delegates 97th District 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Peace, J. Stephen See James Stephen Peace
  Peace, James — of Caroline County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Caroline County, 1803. Burial location unknown.
  Peace, James Stephen (b. 1953) — also known as J. Stephen Peace; Steve Peace — of California. Born in San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., March 30, 1953. Member of California state assembly, 1982-93; member of California state senate, 1993-2002. Screenwriter, producer, and actor for the film Attack of the Killer Tomatoes, which received backhanded acclaim as one of the worst movies ever made. Still living as of 2014.
  See also NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Peace, John — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1952 (alternate), 1956 (alternate), 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peace, John T., Jr. — of Blair County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Blair County 2nd District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Peace, P. P. — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Granville County, 1864-65. Burial location unknown.
  Peace, Roger Craft (1899-1968) — also known as Roger C. Peace — of Greenville, Greenville County, S.C. Born in Greenville, Greenville County, S.C., May 19, 1899. Democrat. Newspaper publisher; U.S. Senator from South Carolina, 1941. Baptist. Died in Greenville, Greenville County, S.C., August 20, 1968 (age 69 years, 93 days). Interment at Springwood Cemetery, Greenville, S.C.
  Relatives: Son of Bony H. Peace and Laura E. Peace; married, May 31, 1920, to Etca Walker.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Peace, Stephen See James Stephen Peace
  Peace, Steve See James Stephen Peace
  Peace, T. W. — of Madisonville, Monroe County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1900, 1936. Burial location unknown.


PEACELY (Soundex P240) — See also CELY, CICELY, GREACEN, JOCELYN, JOSCELYN, JOYCELYN, KNICELY, MAKEPEACE, NICELY, PEACE, PEACEMAN, PEASELEE, RACELY, WORLDPEACE.

  PEACELY: See also Anson Peacely Killen Safford


PEACEMAN (Soundex P255) — See also ABBRACCEMENTE, ALICEMARIE, BUSCEMI, EMAN, FACEMIRE, FACEMYER, GREACEN, MAKEPEACE, PASSMAN, PAUSMAN, PEACE, PEACELY, WORLDPEACE.

  Peaceman, Amy — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Democrats Abroad, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


PEACH (Soundex P200) — See also BEACH, PEACE, PEACHER, PEACHEY, PEACHY, PEAK, PEAKE, PECCE, PECH, PECK, PEEK, PEEKE, PEICK, PEIK, PICHE, PICK, PIEK, PIKE, REACH, VEACH.

  PEACH: See also John Peter Leonard
  Peach, Bowdy E. (born c.1979) — of Mooreland, Woodward County, Okla. Born about 1979. Democrat. Candidate for Oklahoma state senate 27th District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Peach, Charles Thomas (1862-1921) — also known as Charles T. Peach — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn.; Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Peterborough, Northamptonshire, England, December 27, 1862. Socialist. Printer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1904 (at-large), 1906 (4th District), 1910 (4th District), 1918 (5th District); candidate for Governor of Connecticut, 1908, 1920; delegate to Socialist National Convention from Connecticut, 1912, 1920. Died in 1921 (age about 58 years). Interment at Norwalk Union Cemetery, Norwalk, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of William Peach and Sarah Ann Peach.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Peach, John — of Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peach, Richard — of Prince George's County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Prince George's County, 1824-26. Burial location unknown.
  Peach, Samuel M. — of Prince George's County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Prince George's County, 1908. Burial location unknown.


PEACHER (Soundex P260) — See also BEACHER, EACHES, MCEACHERN, MEACHEM, PEACH, PEACHEY, PEACHY, PECHER, PECKER, PEECHER, PICHER, PICKER, PREACHER, TEACHEY.

  Peacher, Alfred L. — of Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Ark. Democrat. Postmaster at Fort Smith, Ark., 1918-22 (acting, 1918-19). Burial location unknown.


PEACHEY (Soundex P200) — See also ACHEY, BEACHER, CHEY, EACHES, HACHEY, MCEACHERN, MEACHEM, PEACH, PEACHER, PEACHY, PECHIE, PECKY, PIKEY, PREACHER, TEACHEY.

  Peachey, George W. — of Steele County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate 8th District, 1903-06. Burial location unknown.
  Peachey, Jeptha H. (1852-1914) — of Mifflin County, Pa. Born in 1852. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1913-14; died in office 1914. Died March 16, 1914 (age about 61 years). Interment at Locust Grove Cemetery, Belleville, Pa.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


PEACHY (Soundex P200) — See also BEACHY, MACHYNIA, MALACHY, MANACHY, PEACH, PEACHER, PEACHEY, PECHIE, PECKY, PIKEY.

  PEACHY: See also Peachy L. Hockman
  Peachy, A. C. — of Newport News, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Peachy, Archibald C. — of California. Member of California state assembly 6th District, 1852-53. Burial location unknown.
  Peachy, B. M. — of Williamsburg, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Peachy, T. G. — of Williamsburg, Va. Postmaster at Williamsburg, Va., 1901. Burial location unknown.


PEACOCK (Soundex P220) — See also ACOCK, COCK, HEACOCK, JACOCKS, LACOCK, LEACOCK, PEACOCKE, PECHEK, PICHACHE, POCOCK, POCOCKE.

  PEACOCK: See also John Charles Birdsall — Henry Bascom Steagall
  Peacock, A. S. — of Attica, Fountain County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Attica, Ind., 1885, 1901; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Alexander Rolland — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Carroll B. — of Lubec, Washington County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Washington County (3rd), 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Charles J., Jr. — of McCrory, Woodruff County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Peacock, Charles L. — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Ed — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Republican. Candidate in primary for mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1995. Still living as of 1995.
  Peacock, Frank — of Armour, Douglas County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 8th District, 1889-92. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Gomer — of Price, Carbon County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Harry H. — of Salem County, N.J. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Salem County; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Hugh C. — U.S. Vice Consul in Leith, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Ira F. — of Dickinson County, Iowa. Elected (Wet) delegate to Iowa convention to ratify 21st amendment from Dickinson County 1933, but did not serve. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, James — of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa. Postmaster at Harrisburg, Pa., 1822-47. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, James C. — of San Bernardino, San Bernardino County, Calif. Republican. Postmaster at San Bernardino, Calif., 1864-80. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Jock — of Missouri. Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Peacock, John D. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 13th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, John T. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Independent candidate for New York state senate 6th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Joseph — of Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wayne County 2nd District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Joseph S. — of Park Ridge, Cook County, Ill. Mayor of Park Ridge, Ill., 1969-73. Still living as of 1973.
  Peacock, Julius — of Vidalia, Montgomery County (now Toombs County), Ga. Postmaster at Vidalia, Ga., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Lee O. — of Bremer County, Iowa. Delegate to Iowa convention to ratify 21st amendment from Bremer County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, M. A. — of Washington. Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington 4th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, M. B. — of Albany, Dougherty County, Ga. Mayor of Albany, Ga., 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, R. H. — of Winter Haven, Polk County, Fla. Postmaster at Winter Haven, Fla., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Ralph William See John Bowen
  Peacock, Ralph Wilson (1902-1972) — also known as Ralph W. Peacock — of Chartiers Township, Washington County, Pa.; Canonsburg, Washington County, Pa. Born in Greensburg, Westmoreland County, Pa., February 9, 1902. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948, 1952; chair of Washington County Republican Party, 1948, 1953. Presbyterian. Member, Rotary; Freemasons. Died in Washington County, Pa., May 4, 1972 (age 70 years, 85 days). Interment at Oak Spring Cemetery, Canonsburg, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Vance David Peacock (1875-1947) and Luella (Wilson) Peacock; married to Margaret Milligan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Peacock, Raymond J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Illinois convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 7th District, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1952, 1956, 1960. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Robert — of Burlington County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1913-15. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Robert — of Cloquet, Carlton County, Minn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Peacock, Robert J. — of Lubec, Washington County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state senate 15th District, 1919-20; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1924; member of Maine Republican State Committee, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, Vance D. — of Washington County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1938-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peacock, William E. — of Andover, Butler County, Kan. Democrat. Postmaster at Andover, Kan., 1914-21. Burial location unknown.


PEACOCKE (Soundex P220) — See also ACOCK, COCKE, COCKEFAIR, COCKERELL, COCKERHAM, COCKERILL, COCKES, COCKEY, COCKEYE, HEACOCK, JACOCKS, LACOCK, LEACOCK, PEACOCK, PECHEK, PICHACHE, POCOCK, POCOCKE.

  PEACOCKE: See also Edward Norman Fadeley


PEADEN (Soundex P350) — See also ADEN, DEPENA, HEADEN, PADDEN, PADDON, PADEN, PADIN, PEDEN, PEDONE, PUDNEY, WEADEN.

  Peaden, Durell, Jr. (b. 1945) — of Crestview, Okaloosa County, Fla. Born in DeFuniak Springs, Walton County, Fla., August 24, 1945. Physician; member of Florida state house of representatives 5th District, 1995-; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996. Methodist. Still living as of 1999.


PEAIRS (Soundex P620) — See also BEAIRD, CHEAIRS, LEAIRD, MALEPEAI, PARISE, PEAIRSON, PEARIS, PEARS, PIERAS.

  Peairs, James C. — of McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of McKeesport, Pa., 1929; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1952. Burial location unknown.


PEAIRSON (Soundex P625) — See also BEAIRD, CHEAIRS, LAIRSON, LEAIRD, MALEPEAI, PEAIRS, PEARSON, PEIRSOL, PEIRSON, PIRSON, POSERINA, TIRSO.

  Peairson, E. L. — of Auburn, Logan County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1916. Burial location unknown.


PEAK (Soundex P200) — See also MCPEAK, PAKE, PEACH, PEAKE, PEAKS, PECCE, PECH, PECK, PEEK, PEEKE, PEICK, PEIK, PICHE, PICK, PIEK, PIKE, PLEAK, SPEAKE, SPEAKER, SPEAKMAN, SPEAKS.

  PEAK: See also Alexander Stephens Clay — Herbert A. Sanford
  Peak, Audrey R. — of Barrington, Cook County, Ill.; Winchester, Scott County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1964, 1968; member of Republican National Committee from Illinois, 1967. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Peak, C. Vern (b. 1891) — of Rich Hill, Bates County, Mo. Born in Pottawatomie County, Kan., July 20, 1891. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Bates County, 1941-48; defeated, 1948, 1950; candidate for Missouri state senate 31st District, 1964. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, April 7, 1917, to Lilly McCoun.
  Peak, Mrs. Clella — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1944, 1948 (alternate). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peak, Dale See E. Dale Peak
  Peak, E. Dale — of Bountiful, Davis County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peak, Elmer See J. Elmer Peak
  Peak, Gene (d. 1949) — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Mayor of Paducah, Ky., 1948-49; defeated, 1943; died in office 1949. Died in 1949. Burial location unknown.
  Peak, Howard W. — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Mayor of San Antonio, Tex., 1997-2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Peak, J. Elmer — of South Bend, St. Joseph County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1940 (alternate), 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peak, John Lee (1839-1910) — also known as John L. Peak — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Scott County, Ky., April 5, 1839. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Minister to Switzerland, 1895-97. Died in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., September 24, 1910 (age 71 years, 172 days). Interment at Mt. Washington Cemetery, Independence, Mo.
  Relatives: Married 1862 to Mattie H. Daviess (1844-1910).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Peak, Ralph — of Winchester, Scott County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Scott County Republican Party, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peak, Raymond — of Hurricane, Putnam County, W.Va. Democrat. Mayor of Hurricane, W.Va., 1965-67, 1981-83; member of West Virginia state house of delegates; elected 1972, 1974. Still living as of 1983.
  Peak, Robert — of Milan, Ripley County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peak, Vern See C. Vern Peak
  Peak, William H. — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900, 1908; Industrial candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1916, 1920. Burial location unknown.


PEAKE (Soundex P200) — See also GEAKE, MCPEAK, PAKE, PEACE, PEACH, PEAK, PEAKS, PEARE, PEASE, PECCE, PECH, PECK, PEEK, PEEKE, PEICK, PEIK, PICHE, PICK, PIEK, PIKE, SPEAKE, SPEAKER, SPEAKMAN, SPEAKS.

  PEAKE: See also Frank Ellsworth Doremus
  Peake, Alvah G. — of Wadena, Wadena County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Wadena, Minn., 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Peake, Cameron See J. H. Cameron Peake
  Peake, Elisabeth Strang (born c.1888) — also known as Elisabeth Strang — of Corry, Erie County, Pa. Born about 1888. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, October 18, 1911, to Walter Leon Peake.
  Peake, Frederick — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Commonwealth Land candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Peake, Frederick T. (b. 1855) — Born in England, April 3, 1855. Not U.S. citizen; shipping agent; U.S. Consular Agent in Suez, 1905-16. Burial location unknown.
  Peake, George B. — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Republican. Postmaster at Decatur, Ill., 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Peake, George W., Jr. — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Peake, Giles — of Wadena, Wadena County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Wadena, Minn., 1878-86. Burial location unknown.
  Peake, J. H. Cameron — U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peake, John J. — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Newburgh, N.Y., 1917-21. Burial location unknown.
  Peake, R. F. — of Kentucky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Peake, Willis Royal (1836-1901) — also known as Willis R. Peake — of Bristol, Addison County, Vt. Born in Bristol, Addison County, Vt., June 22, 1836. Republican. Member of Vermont state house of representatives from Bristol, 1876; member of Vermont state senate from Addison County, 1888. Died in Bristol, Addison County, Vt., September 5, 1901 (age 65 years, 75 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Royal Whitman Peake (1806-1898) and Jane Ann (Holley) Peake (1810-1850); married to Susan G. Wright (1838-1868) and Kate Riley (1849-1913).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


PEAKS (Soundex P200) — See also BREAKS, MCPEAK, PACAS, PACHIOS, PAKIS, PEAK, PEAKE, PEARS, PECHOUS, PESKA, PICUS, PIXIE, PUKIS, SPAKE, SPEAKE, SPEAKER, SPEAKMAN, SPEAKS, WEAKS.

  PEAKS: See also Otis Asel Tooze


PEAL (Soundex P400) — See also APEL, APPEL, APPELL, APPLE, BEAL, LAPE, LAPEE, LAPPE, LEAP, ORPEALYER, PALE, PEALE, PEALER, PEALY, PEARL, PEEL, PEELE, PEELLE, PEIL, PELL, PELLE, PIEL, PIHL, PILE, PILL, PILLE, PYLE, REAL, REPEALER, VEAL.

  PEAL: See also Arthur W. Williamson
  Peal, Elmer — of Caruthersville, Pemiscot County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Pemiscot County Democratic Party, 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peal, Frank B. — of Bethel, Fairfield County, Conn. Progressive. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethel, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Peal, John H. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1886-87, 1893. Burial location unknown.


PEALE (Soundex P400) — See also BEALE, ORPEALYER, PALE, PEACE, PEAL, PEALER, PEALY, PEEL, PEELE, PEELLE, PEHLE, PEIL, PELL, PELLE, PIEL, PIHL, PILE, PILL, PILLE, PYLE, REPEALER, VEALE.

  Peale, Elizabeth H. — of Lock Haven, Clinton County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928; candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peale, Granville P. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Peale, Patricia C. — of Lake Kiowa, Cooke County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Peale, Rembrandt — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Peale, S. R. — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 34th District, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Peale, Sidney J. — of Sullivan County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1936-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PEALER (Soundex P460) — See also BEALER, KEALER, LAPERE, ORPEALYER, PALER, PEAL, PEALE, PEALY, PEELER, PEHLER, PERRELLA, PILLER, REPEALER.

  Pealer, Peter B. — of Steuben County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 1st District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Pealer, Russell R. (b. 1842) — of Three Rivers, St. Joseph County, Mich. Born in 1842. Republican. Circuit judge in Michigan 15th Circuit, 1882-87; defeated, 1899; member of Michigan state house of representatives from St. Joseph County, 1889-90. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Burial location unknown.
  Pealer, Winfield S. — of Upper Arlington, Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Winfield Scott


PEALY (Soundex P400) — See also APLEY, APPLEY, EALY, ORPEALYER, PALEY, PALLEY, PEAL, PEALE, PEALER, PEAY, PELLEY, PELLY, PILI, PILLEY, REPEALER, YAPLE.

  Pealy, Dorothee S. — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.


PEANUT (Soundex P530) — See also ANUTA, CANUT, CANUTE, LANUTO, PINET, PINETTE, PONET.

  Peanut, The: See James Earl Carter, Jr.


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