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PEARCY (Soundex P620) — See also ARCY, DARCY, DEARCY, MARCY, NARCY, PARKEY, PEARCE, PEARY, PERCY, PERKY, PIERCY, PIRKA, PIRKEY, PURCHIO, PURKEY, SEARCY.

  PEARCY: See also Herron Carney Pearson
  Pearcy, Claude O. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 1st District, 1915-16; circuit judge in Missouri 8th Circuit, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Pearcy, J. L., Jr. — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Aspinwall, as of 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Pearcy, Josiah Love (1843-1909) — also known as Josiah L. Pearcy — Born in Tennessee, 1843. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; U.S. Consul in Aspinwall, as of 1897; secretary to U.S. Senator Robert L. Taylor of Tennessee. Member, Ku Klux Klan. Died, from Bright's disease, in Washington, D.C., June 18, 1909 (age about 65 years). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pearcy, M. H. — of Grantsville, Calhoun County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Calhoun County Democratic Party, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PEARD (Soundex P630) — See also BEARD, DAPPER, EPPARD, PARDEE, PEART, PURD.

  PEARD: See also Clarence Self Ridley


PEARE (Soundex P600) — See also BEARE, PARE, PEAKE, PEARCE, PEAREE, PEARNE, PEARRE, PEARSE, PEARY, PEER, PEREA, PERR, PEYRE, PIER, PIERRE, SHAKESPEARE, SHAKSPEARE, SPEARE.

  Peare, George R. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.


PEAREE (Soundex P600) — See also PEARE, PEARRE, PEARY, PEERY, PEREA, PERI, PERRI, PERRIE, PERRY, PIERI, PIERIE, PIRIE, SHAKESPEARE, SHAKSPEARE, SPEARE.

  Pearee, C. H. — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas, 1885-89. Burial location unknown.


PEARIS (Soundex P620) — See also ARIS, PARIS, PARISE, PEAIRS, PEARS, PERES, PERESS, PEREZ, PHARIS, PIERAS, PIRES, SPEARING.

  Pearis, Charles W. — of California. Member of California state assembly 18th District, 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Pearis, Daniel H. — of Princeton, Mercer County, Va. (now W.Va.). Democrat. Postmaster at Princeton, Va., 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Pearis, George W. — of Princeton, Mercer County, Va. (now W.Va.). Democrat. Postmaster at Princeton, Va., 1838-39. Burial location unknown.


PEARL (Soundex P640) — See also ALPER, APPLER, EARL, PALER, PEAL, PEARLA, PEARLIE, PEARLINE, PEARLMAN, PERL, PERLA, PERLE, PRALLE, PURL, RAPLEE, RAPPEL, VEARL.

  PEARL: See also James Jencks Jakway — Charles Smith Landers
  Pearl, A. M. — of Clinton County, Mich. Dry candidate for delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Clinton County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Pearl, Arthur D. — of Hampton, Windham County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hampton, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Pearl, Charles — of Connecticut. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Connecticut 6th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Pearl, Edward — of Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. First selectman of Mansfield, Connecticut, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Pearl, Eldridge Gerry — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Mayor of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Elbridge Gerry
  Pearl, F. M. — of Hiawatha, Brown County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1908, 1924 (alternate), 1936 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Pearl, Francis R. — of McMechen, Marshall County, W.Va. Democrat. Mayor of McMechen, W.Va., 1966-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Pearl, Isaac L. (b. 1832) — of Johnson, Lamoille County, Vt. Born in Milton, Chittenden County, Vt., 1832. Woollen manufacturer; probate judge in Vermont, 1870-71; Lamoille County Commissioner, 1874-77; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Johnson, 1888. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Pearl, Nick L. — of Radcliff, Hardin County, Ky. Democrat. Democratic candidate for Kentucky state house of representatives 26th District, 1973 (primary). Still living as of 1975.
  Pearl, Philip — of Hampton, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 13th District, 1832-33, 1839. Burial location unknown.


PEARLA (Soundex P640) — See also ARLA, PARELLA, PARRALEE, PEARL, PEARLIE, PEARLINE, PEARLMAN, PERALA, PERLA, PERLEE, PERLEY, PERLOW, RAPALEE.

  PEARLA: See also Pearla S. Kling


PEARLIE (Soundex P640) — See also CARLIE, CHARLIE, EARLIE, EARLINE, HARLIE, LAPIERE, LAPIERRE, PARLIER, PEARL, PEARLA, PEARLINE, PEARLMAN, PERLA, PERLEE, PERLEY, PERLOW, YEARLING.

  PEARLIE: See also Pearlie Goodman — Pearlie Mayfield — Pearlie Vining


PEARLINE (Soundex P645) — See also CHARLINE, EARLIE, EARLINE, LINE, MCFARLINE, PARLAN, PARLIN, PEARL, PEARLA, PEARLIE, PEARLMAN, PERENNIAL, PERLIN, PERLINE, YEARLING.

  PEARLINE: See also Pearline Reardon


PEARLMAN (Soundex P645) — See also EARLMONT, HIMERLMAN, PARLIMAN, PEARL, PEARLA, PEARLIE, PEARLINE, PEARMAN, PERLMAN, PERLMUTTER, PRILLAMAN.

  Pearlman, Daniel J. — Reform candidate for U.S. Representative from New Mexico 3rd District, 1997. Still living as of 1997.
  Pearlman, George — Communist. Workers candidate for Governor of New Jersey, 1925. Burial location unknown.
  Pearlman, George — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1952, 1964, 1972. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pearlman, Howard S. — World Without War candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 13th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Pearlman, Rose — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 12th District, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pearlman, Thomas W. (born c.1928) — of Providence, Providence County, R.I. Born about 1928. Republican. Member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1960. Found guilty of lawyer misconduct by the Rhode Island Supreme Court, for fee-gouging and providing incompetent counsel; censured in 1993, suspended in 2004, and ordered to pay restitution in 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Pearlman, William G. — of Sumter County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Sumter County, 1947-49; resigned 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PEARMAN (Soundex P655) — See also BEARMAN, DEARMAN, EARMAN, FLIEARMAN, KLEARMAN, MCDEARMAN, PARMAN, PARMON, PEARLMAN, PERMIN, PIERMAN, POORMAN, PURMAN, SHEARMAN, SPEARMAN.

  PEARMAN: See also William F. Frazier
  Pearman, James N. — of Anderson, Anderson County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Pearman, Virgil L. — of Radcliff, Hardin County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate for Kentucky state house of representatives 26th District, 1975; candidate in primary for Kentucky state senate 10th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.


PEARNE (Soundex P650) — See also ARNE, BEARNE, PEARE, PEARRE.

  Pearne, Thomas H. — of Tennessee. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Pearne, Wesley Ulysses (b. 1851) — also known as Wesley U. Pearne — of Middletown, Middlesex County, Conn. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., April 1, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Middletown, 1901-02, 1905-06; defeated, 1902. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon; Freemasons; Knights Templar. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Marshall Pearne and Emily Ann (Swathel) Pearne; married, April 25, 1883, to Harriette Cornelia Arnold.


PEARRE (Soundex P600) — See also HEARRING, PEARE, PEAREE, PEARNE, PEER, PEREA, PERR, PEYRE, PIER, PIERRE, WEARRING.

  Pearre, George A. — of Allegany County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Allegany County, 1861-62. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Worthington; father of George Alexander Pearre (1860-1923).
  Pearre, George Alexander (1860-1923) — also known as George A. Pearre — of Cumberland, Allegany County, Md. Born in Cumberland, Allegany County, Md., July 16, 1860. Republican. Member of Maryland state senate from Anne Arundel County, 1890-92; U.S. Representative from Maryland 6th District, 1899-1911; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1908. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the American Revolution. Died in Cumberland, Allegany County, Md., September 19, 1923 (age 63 years, 65 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Cumberland, Md.
  Relatives: Son of George A. Pearre (1821?-?) and Mary (Worthington) Pearre; married, November 22, 1898, to Elizabeth G. Shoupe.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pearre, James W. — of Howard County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Howard County, 1904-06. Burial location unknown.


PEARS (Soundex P620) — See also ASPER, BEARS, EARS, FEARS, PARSE, PEAIRS, PEAKS, PEARIS, PEARSALL, PEARSE, PEARSHALL, PEARSON, PEARSONS, PEERS, PERRAS, PERS, PERSSE, PIERSE, PURSE, REPASS, SERPA, SPARE, SPEAR, SPEARS.

  Pears, Don R. (1899-1992) — of Buchanan, Berrien County, Mich. Born in Buchanan, Berrien County, Mich., September 18, 1899. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; school principal; real estate broker; partner, Hollywood Theater, Buchanan, Mich.; Berrien County Register of Deeds, 1927-32; Berrien County Clerk, 1941-42, 1945-48; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1951-62, 1965-70 (Berrien County 1st District 1951-62, 43rd District 1965-70); defeated, 1932, 1934; Speaker of the Michigan State House of Representatives, 1959-62; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1962. Protestant. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Amvets; Reserve Officers Association; Elks; Eagles; Moose; Odd Fellows. Died in Niles, Berrien County, Mich., July 17, 1992 (age 92 years, 303 days). Interment at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Buchanan, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Frederick Pears (1867-1950) and Lura Grace (Rose) Pears (1868-1937); married, February 18, 1931, to Gladys Seidlitz (1909-2000).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


PEARSALL (Soundex P624) — See also CORSALL, HOTHERSALL, MARSALIS, MARSALKA, PARSAL, PEARS, PEARSE, PEARSHALL, PEARSON, PEARSONS, PEIRSOL, PERCIL, PERSALL, PERZEL, PIERSOL, PURCELL, PURSEL, PURSELL, SALL, SPEARS, TATTERSALL, VANDERSALL, VARSALONA.

  PEARSALL: See also Cathy Pearsall-Stipek
  Pearsall, Bruce See C. Bruce Pearsall
  Pearsall, C. Bruce — of Massapequa, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1960, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Pearsall, Charles — of Chenango County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1869. Burial location unknown.
  Pearsall, David J. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Pearsall, David J. — U.S. Vice Consul in Osorno, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pearsall, Denton, Jr. — of Mt. Vernon, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Mt. Vernon, N.Y., 1936-39. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pearsall, Edgar A. (b. 1843) — of Oxford, Chenango County, N.Y. Born in Oxford, Chenango County, N.Y., August 10, 1843. Republican. School teacher; farmer; lumber business; member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1889-90, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Pearsall, Edward See J. Edward Pearsall
  Pearsall, G. W. — of Sea Cliff, Queens County (now Nassau County), Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Sea Cliff, N.Y., 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Pearsall, Gerald R. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Republican candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 25th District, 1968 (primary), 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Pearsall, J. Edward (1920-1998) — of Virginia, St. Louis County, Minn. Born in Virginia, St. Louis County, Minn., April 20, 1920. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; mayor of Virginia, Minn., 1966-76. Presbyterian. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion; Disabled American Veterans; Elks. Died, in Virginia Regional Medical Center, Virginia, St. Louis County, Minn., July 27, 1998 (age 78 years, 98 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Virginia, Minn.
  Pearsall, James B. — of Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County 1st District, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  Pearsall, Lillian I. — of Sea Cliff, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Sea Cliff, N.Y., 1897-1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Pearsall, Patrick Murphy (c.1859-1923) — of Jones County, N.C.; New Bern, Craven County, N.C. Born in Taylor's Bridge, Sampson County, N.C., about 1859. Democrat. Lawyer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives, 1880; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1896. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Died, of pneumonia, in New Bern, Craven County, N.C., February 20, 1923 (age about 64 years). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery, New Bern, N.C.
  Pearsall, Sylvester — of Lynbrook, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Lynbrook, N.Y., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Pearsall, Terrence G. — of West Islip, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Pearsall, Thomas Jenkins (1903-1981) — also known as Thomas J. Pearsall; Tom Pearsall — of Rocky Mount, Nash County, N.C. Born February 11, 1903. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1956, 1964. Died, in General Hospital, Rocky Mount, Nash County, N.C., May 5, 1981 (age 78 years, 83 days). Interment at Pineview Cemetery, Rocky Mount, N.C.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pearsall, Tom See Thomas Jenkins Pearsall
  Pearsall, William — of Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County, 1796-98. Burial location unknown.


PEARSALL-STIPEK (Soundex P624)

  Pearsall-Stipek, Cathy — of Washington. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.


PEARSE (Soundex P620) — See also BEARSE, HEARSEY, KEARSE, KEARSEY, PARSE, PEARCE, PEARE, PEARS, PEARSALL, PEARSHALL, PEARSON, PEARSONS, PEASE, PEERS, PERS, PERSSE, PIERSE, PURSE, SAPERE, SPEARE, SPEARS.

  PEARSE: See also Pearse Walsh
  Pearse, Abraham — of Schenectady County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Pearse, Frederic M. P. — of Middlesex County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1932; delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Middlesex County; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Pearse, George — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Pearse, Nicholas — of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at Chambersburg, Pa., 1849-53. Burial location unknown.
  Pearse, Richard — of Massachusetts. U.S. Consul in Matamoros, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Pearse, William E. — of Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County 2nd District, 1879. Burial location unknown.


PEARSHALL (Soundex P624) — See also BATTERSHALL, HERSHAL, MARSHAL, MARSHALL, PARSHAL, PARSHALL, PEARS, PEARSALL, PEARSE, PEARSON, PEARSONS, SHALL, SPEARS.

  PEARSHALL: See also Mordecai Bartley


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