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PERRY-SHAFER (Soundex P621)

  Perry-Shafer, Linda — of Anchorage, Alaska. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


PERRYMAN (Soundex P655) — See also BERRYMAN, COUNTRYMAN, FRYMAN, HARRYMAN, MERRYMAN, PERR, PERRY, RYMAN, SPERRY, VANPERRYMAN.

  PERRYMAN: See also Robert Bernhard du Mont — Wilkins Perryman Horton
  Perryman, C. J. — of Thomson, McDuffie County, Ga. Circuit judge in Georgia Toombs Circuit, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Perryman, David — of Chickasha, Grady County, Okla. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Oklahoma 4th District, 1994; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Perryman, Donnell R. (1917-1993) — of Crystal City, Jefferson County, Mo. Born November 29, 1917. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jefferson County, 1949-52. Died August 14, 1993 (age 75 years, 258 days). Interment at Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens, Crystal City, Mo.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Perryman, Ella — of Heflin, Cleburne County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Perryman, Ella Mae — of Michigan. Freedom Now candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Perryman, J. W. — of Dadeville, Tallapoosa County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Perryman, Josiah C. — of Tulsa, Creek Nation County, Indian Territory (now Tulsa County, Okla.). Republican. Postmaster at Tulsa, Indian Territory, 1879-85. Burial location unknown.
  Perryman, Roy W. — of Cassville, Barry County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Barry County, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PERS (Soundex P620) — See also ALPERS, BUMPERS, CAPERS, DROPPERS, FERS, GOMPERS, HAMPERS, HERPERS, HOSPERS, JASPERS, KEEPERS, KUIPERS, PARSE, PEARS, PEARSE, PEERS, PEPPERS, PERES, PERK, PERSAK, PERSAKIS, PERSALL, PERSELAY, PERSEO, PERSHING, PERSIANI, PERSICO, PERSIFOR, PERSIO, PERSKIE, PERSLEY, PERSON, PERSONS, PERSOON, PERSSE, PERSSON, PIERSE, PREES, PRES, PRESS, PURSE, ROPERS, SCHEPERS, SIMPERS, SPEER, SPERR, VERS.

  Pers, John — of Hammond, Lake County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1964; candidate for Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


PERSAK (Soundex P622) — See also KASPER, PARKES, PARKESS, PERS, PERSAKIS, PERSALL, SEPARK, TABORSAK, YERSAK.

  Persak, Carl — of Bergen County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 13-A, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Persak, William — of Michigan. Socialist. Workers World candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


PERSAKIS (Soundex P622) — See also ASAKIAH, ICHISAKI, IWASAKI, KAWASAKI, PERS, PERSAK, PERSALL, ROUSAKIS, TABORSAK, YAMASAKI, YERSAK.

  Persakis, John — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state senate 13th District, 1992; candidate for Texas state house of representatives 137th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.


PERSALL (Soundex P624) — See also ALPERS, CORSALL, ERSAL, HOTHERSALL, PARSAL, PEARSALL, PEIRSOL, PERCIL, PERS, PERSAK, PERSAKIS, PERZEL, PIERSOL, PLASSER, PURCELL, PURSEL, PURSELL, SALL, SPALLER, SPARRELL, TATTERSALL, VANDERSALL, VANDERSALM, VERSAL.

  Persall, David J. — of New York City (unknown county), N.Y. U.S. Vice Consul in Caserta, 1945; Budapest, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PERSELAY (Soundex P624) — See also CELAYA, DELAY, ELAYN, GISELA, HELAYNE, HERSEL, ISELA, JESPERSEN, LASPEYRE, MARISELA, MERSELES, MERSELIS, PELAYO, PERS, PERSEO, SELAN, SELANDER, SELASSIE, VANRENSSELAER.

  Perselay, George — of Union County, N.J. Democrat. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly District 9-C, 1967. Still living as of 1967.


PERSEO (Soundex P620) — See also COLVOCORESSEO, ELISEO, JESPERSEN, PEARCE, PEIRCE, PERCE, PERCEY, PERS, PERSELAY, PERSIO, PIERCE, PIERCEY, PIRCE, SEON.

  PERSEO: See also Anthony J. Di Silvestro


PERSHING (Soundex P625) — See also ANKERSHIELD, ARSHINKOFF, ARSHIYA, BARSHINGER, HING, MARSHICK, MARSHIK, PERS, SHERSHIN.

  PERSHING: See also John Pershing Caulfield — James Pershing Harrelson — Woodrow Pershing Lipscomb
  Pershing, Cyrus L. — of Pennsylvania. Candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Pershing, George O. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Communist candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 1st District, 1929; American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1940. Burial location unknown.
John J. Pershing Pershing, John Joseph (1860-1948) — also known as John J. Pershing; "Black Jack" — of Washington, D.C. Born in Laclede, Linn County, Mo., September 13, 1860. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; general in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1920; his autobiography won the Pulitzer Prize for history in 1932. Member, Freemasons. Died in Washington, D.C., July 15, 1948 (age 87 years, 306 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of John F. Pershing and Anne E. (Thompson) Pershing; married, June 26, 1905, to Helen Frances Warren (daughter of Francis Emroy Warren (1844-1929)).
  Pershing County, Nev. is named for him.
  Pershing Road, in Chicago, Illinois, is named for him.
  Politician named for him: John Pershing Caulfield
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, May 1919
  Pershing, M. W. — of Tipton, Tipton County, Ind. Postmaster at Tipton, Ind., 1903. Burial location unknown.


PERSIANI (Soundex P625) — See also AMBROSIANI, DIPERSIO, GARSIA, PERS, PERSICHETTI, PERSICO, PERSIFOR, PERSINGER, PERSIO, PIRANESI, PORCINO.

  Persiani, Charles C. (born c.1859) — of Plantsville, Southington, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., about 1859. Republican. Manufacturer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Southington, 1919-22. Burial location unknown.


PERSICHETTI (Soundex P622) — See also BECCHETTI, CIANCHETTI, CICCHETTI, CICCICHETTI, CRICHETT, DIPERSIO, ERRICHETTI, FISCHETTI, FISICHELLI, LUCCHETTI, MARCHETTI, MARSICANO, MARSICO, MERSICK, PERSIANI, PERSICO, PERSIFOR, PERSINGER, PERSIO, PICHET, PICHETTE, PRESCOTT, PRICHETT, PRICHETTE, RICHETELLI, SCHETTINI, SCHETTINO.

  Persichetti, Mary E. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


PERSICO (Soundex P622) — See also BUSICO, CIPRESSO, DIPERSIO, MARSICANO, MARSICO, MASSICOTTE, MERSICK, PERS, PERSIANI, PERSICHETTI, PERSIFOR, PERSINGER, PERSIO, PIERCECCHI, RASICOT, SERPICO.

  Persico, Louis J. — of Hamilton Township, Mercer County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


PERSIFOR (Soundex P621) — See also DIPERSIO, PERS, PERSIANI, PERSICHETTI, PERSICO, PERSINGER, PERSIO.

  PERSIFOR: See also Persifor Frazer Smith


PERSINGER (Soundex P625) — See also ARGERSINGER, BERSIN, DIPERSIO, INGER, KEARSING, MERSINO, PENSINGER, PERSIANI, PERSICHETTI, PERSICO, PERSIFOR, PERSIO, SINGER, YERSIN.

  Persinger, Charlie B. — of Mendon, St. Joseph County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Persinger, Charlotte Ann — of Constantine, St. Joseph County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Persinger, James S. — of Roanoke, Va. Democrat. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 6th Virginia District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Persinger, N. R. — of Nebraska. Member of University of Nebraska board of regents, 1878-84. Burial location unknown.


PERSIO (Soundex P620) — See also DIPERSIO, PEARCE, PEIRCE, PERCE, PERCEY, PERS, PERSEO, PERSIANI, PERSICHETTI, PERSICO, PERSIFOR, PERSINGER, PIERCE, PIERCEY, PIRCE.

  Persio, Joseph D. — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PERSKIE (Soundex P620) — See also KASPERSKI, PARSKY, PERS, SIEPKER, SZYPERSKI.

  Perskie, David M. (1913-1969) — of New Jersey. Born in Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J., 1913. County judge in New Jersey, 1966-69. Died in 1969 (age about 56 years). Interment at Beth Kehillah Cemetery, Egg Harbor Township, Atlantic County, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph B. Perskie; brother of Marvin D. Perskie (1920-1977); father of Steven P. Perskie.
  Political family: Perskie family of Atlantic City and Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey.
  Perskie, Joseph B. (1885-1957) — of Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J. Born in Alliance, Salem County, N.J., July 20, 1885. Republican. Lawyer; associate justice of New Jersey state supreme court, 1933-47. Jewish. Member, B'nai B'rith; Elks; Eagles; Moose. Died May 29, 1957 (age 71 years, 313 days). Interment at Beth Kehillah Cemetery, Egg Harbor Township, Atlantic County, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Harris Perskie and Minnie (Levit) Perskie; married, November 27, 1910, to Beatrice Maslansky; father of David M. Perskie (1913-1969) and Marvin D. Perskie; grandfather of Steven P. Perskie.
  Political family: Perskie family of Atlantic City and Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey.
  Perskie, Marvin D. (1920-1977) — of Wildwood Crest, Cape May County, N.J. Born in Atlantic City, Atlantic County, N.J., 1920. Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cape May County, 1966-67; defeated, 1967. Died in 1977 (age about 57 years). Interment at Beth Kehillah Cemetery, Egg Harbor Township, Atlantic County, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph B. Perskie (1885-1957); brother of David M. Perskie; uncle of Steven P. Perskie.
  Political family: Perskie family of Atlantic City and Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey.
  Perskie, Steven P. (b. 1945) — of Margate, Atlantic County, N.J. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., January 10, 1945. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly, 1972-77 (District 2 1972-73, 2nd District 1974-77); member of New Jersey state senate 2nd District, 1978-82; resigned 1982; superior court judge in New Jersey, 1982. Jewish. Member, American Bar Association. Still living as of 1982.
  Relatives: Son of David M. Perskie; nephew of Marvin D. Perskie; grandson of Joseph B. Perskie (1885-1957).
  Political family: Perskie family of Atlantic City and Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail


PERSLEY (Soundex P624) — See also ALDERSLEY, DONKERSLEY, ECKERSLEY, GILDERSLEEVE, HAMERSLEY, HAMMERSLEY, HATTERSLEY, PARSLEY, PARSLOE, PARSLOW, PERLEY, PERS, PRESLEY, PRESSLEY, PURSLEY, TANKERSLEY, WERSLER.

  Persley, T. K. — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1924. Burial location unknown.


PERSON (Soundex P625) — See also ALPERSON, APPERSON, BERSON, CAMPERSON, CASPERSON, EPPERSON, GERSON, JASPERSON, JESPERSON, KASPERSON, PARSON, PEARSON, PEERSON, PEHRSON, PEIRSON, PERON, PERS, PERSONETT, PERSONETTE, PERSONIUS, PERSONS, PERSOON, PERSSON, PIERSON, PIRSON, POSNER, PRESSON, SEPERSON, SHEPPERSON, SPOONER, VERSON.

  PERSON: See also Person Cheney, Jr. — Person Colby Cheney — Willie Person Mangum
  Person, Alma — of Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester 3rd Ward, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Person, Amy L. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Person, B. T. — of Wilson, Wilson County, N.C. Republican. Postmaster at Wilson, N.C., 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Person, Benjamin E. — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Granville County, 1800. Burial location unknown.
  Person, Carl E. (b. 1936) — Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., July 20, 1936. Lawyer; Libertarian candidate for New York state attorney general, 2010, 2014; Reform candidate for mayor of New York City, N.Y., 2013. Still living as of 2014.
  See also Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Person, Ida M. — also known as Ida M. Madden — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1919; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Rollin H. Person (1850-1917).
  Political family: Person family of Lansing, Michigan.
  Person, Karen K. — of Waverly, Bremer County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Person, Leonard A. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 14th District, 1932, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Person, R. M. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Mecklenburg County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Person, Rollin H. (1850-1917) — of Howell, Livingston County, Mich.; Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Iosco Township, Livingston County, Mich., October 15, 1850. Democrat. Lawyer; circuit judge in Michigan 30th Circuit, 1891-99; justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1915-16; defeated, 1912, 1913; appointed 1915; defeated, 1916. Died in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., June 2, 1917 (age 66 years, 230 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Cornelius Harlow Person (1822-1899) and Lucinda Spafford Person (1827-1899); married to Ida M. Madden (1855?-?); uncle of Seymour Howe Person.
  Person, Seymour Howe (1879-1957) — also known as Seymour H. Person — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Howell Township, Livingston County, Mich., February 2, 1879. Republican. Lawyer; law partner of Patrick H. Kelley; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Ingham County 1st District, 1915-20; member of Michigan state senate 27th District, 1927-30; U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1931-33; defeated, 1932, 1942. Died in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., April 7, 1957 (age 78 years, 64 days). Interment at Deepdale Memorial Park, Near Lansing, Eaton County, Mich.
  Relatives: Nephew of Rollin H. Person (1850-1917).
  Political family: Person family of Lansing, Michigan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Person, Thomas — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Granville County, 1777-85, 1788-90, 1793-95, 1797; member of North Carolina state senate from Granville County, 1787, 1791, 1804-07, 1812, 1814, 1820. Burial location unknown.
  Person, W. L. — of Edgecombe County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate 5th District, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.


PERSONETT (Soundex P625) — See also ALPERSON, APPERSON, BESSONETT, BISSONETTE, CAMPERSON, CASPERSON, EPPERSON, JASPERSON, JESPERSON, KASPERSON, PARSONNET, PERSON, PERSONETTE, PERSONIUS, PERSONS, PETERSON, PETTERSON, SCORSONE, SEPERSON, SHEPPERSON.

  Personett, Stephen — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1849-50. Burial location unknown.


PERSONETTE (Soundex P625) — See also ALPERSON, ANTIONETTE, ANTONETTE, APPERSON, BESSONETT, BISSONETTE, CAMPERSON, CASPERSON, EPPERSON, JASPERSON, JESPERSON, JONETTE, KASPERSON, MARIONETTE, MIGNONETTE, MONETTE, PARSONNET, PERSON, PERSONETT, PERSONIUS, PERSONS, SCORSONE, SEPERSON, SHEPPERSON.

  Personette, W. M. — of California. Member of California state assembly 26th District, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.


PERSONIUS (Soundex P625) — See also ALPERSON, APPERSON, BISONI, CAMPERSON, CASPERSON, CATSONIS, EPPERSON, JASPERSON, JESPERSON, KARTSONIS, KASPERSON, LABISSONIERE, PARSONS, PEARSONS, PERSON, PERSONETT, PERSONETTE, PERSONS, PISONI, PRESONS, RUSSONIELLO, SALFRONIUS, SEMPRONIUS, SEPERSON, SHEPPERSON, SONI, SONIDO, SONIS, SONITA, TRUSSONI.

  Personius, Arthur T. — of Broome County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Broome County 1st District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Personius, Ely W. — of Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y. Republican. Justice of New York Supreme Court 6th District, 1930-43. Burial location unknown.


PERSONS (Soundex P625) — See also ALPERSON, APPERSON, AVERSONS, CAMPERSON, CASPERSON, EPPERSON, JASPERSON, JESPERSON, KASPERSON, PARSONS, PEARSONS, PERS, PERSON, PERSONETT, PERSONETTE, PERSONIUS, PRESONS, SEPERSON, SHEPPERSON.

  PERSONS: See also Thomas H. Clancey — Fred Kelton Gage — Shirley Persons Pigott — Eliakim Persons Walton
  Persons, A. P. — of Talbotton, Talbot County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Edward H. — of Winchester, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Winchester; elected 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Elam — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County 1st District, 1873-74. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Ellen — of Illinois. Socialist. Candidate for University of Illinois trustee, 1918, 1922. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Frank O. — of East Aurora, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at East Aurora, N.Y., 1925-28. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Gordon See Seth Gordon Persons
  Persons, Henry (1834-1910) — of Georgia. Born in Georgia, 1834. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Georgia 4th District, 1879-81. Died in 1910 (age about 76 years). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Talbotton, Ga.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Persons, Henry — of Talbot County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Talbot County, 1933-34. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Henry H. — of East Aurora, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1892; Presidential Elector for New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Herbert E. — of Michigan. Commonwealth candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Marcus — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County 1st District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Mary K. — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1960; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 2nd District, 1946. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Ogden — of Forsyth, Monroe County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Oscar N. — of Georgia. Republican. Presidential Elector for Georgia, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Persons, Richard S. — of East Aurora, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924, 1936; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 42nd District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Persons, Seth Gordon (1902-1965) — also known as Gordon Persons — of Alabama. Born in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., February 5, 1902. Democrat. Governor of Alabama, 1951-55. Died, of a stroke, in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., May 29, 1965 (age 63 years, 113 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala.
  Relatives: Married to Alice McKeithen.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Persons, William J. (1910-1966) — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born in 1910. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state highway commissioner, 1941, 1961; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 2nd District, 1942, 1950; vice-chair of Michigan Prohibition Party, 1947-53; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state board of agriculture, 1949, 1951, 1957, 1959; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state auditor general, 1952, 1958, 1960; Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1953; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state treasurer, 1954, 1956. Died in 1966 (age about 56 years). Burial location unknown.


PERSOON (Soundex P625) — See also AHSOON, BISSOON, BORSOOK, MAYSOON, MISOON, PEARSON, PEERSON, PEIRSON, PERS, PERSON, PERSSON, PIERSON, PIRSON, POSNER, PRESSON, SPOONER.

  PERSOON: See also Reginald Carl Harmon


PERSSE (Soundex P620) — See also ESPER, FORSSE, GOERSS, LARSSEN, PARSE, PEARS, PEARSE, PEERS, PERES, PERESS, PERS, PERSSON, PIERSE, PURSE, RYERSS, VANHORSSEN.

  Persse, Thomas M. — of New York. U.S. Consul in Galway, 1832-44, 1847-50, 1860-61. Burial location unknown.


PERSSON (Soundex P625) — See also EINARSSON, GOERSS, KARSSON, LARSSON, PEARSON, PEERSON, PEHRSSON, PEIRSON, PERS, PERSON, PERSOON, PERSSE, PIERSON, PIRSON, POSNER, PRESSON, RYERSS, SPOONER.

  PERSSON: See also John Magnus Almen
  Persson, John Magnus See John Magnus Almen
  Persson, Karl J. — of Candia, Rockingham County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Candia; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Candia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PERT (Soundex P630) — See also ALPERT, BERT, CLIPPERT, COMPERT, CYPERT, DEPPERT, EPPERT, GEPPERT, GIMPERT, GUMPERT, HALPERT, HUMPERT, HUPERT, HUPPERT, KISPERT, LAMPERT, LEMPERT, LEPPERT, LIPPERT, LYPERT, MOPPERT, NEUPERT, NIPPERT, PAPPERT, PEART, PERI, PEROT, PERTER, PERTLE, PETR, PORT, PREET, PROPERT, RAPPERT, REMPERT, REPPERT, RIPPERT, RUPERT, RUPPERT, SHUMPERT, SHUPPERT, STOPPERT, TOMPPERT, TREPP, VERT, WEIPERT.

  Pert, William L. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Pert, Willis C. — of Broome County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Broome County 1st District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PERTER (Soundex P636) — See also PEARTREE, PERT, PETER, PORTER, PORTERIE, PRATER, PRATHER, PROTHERO, PROTTER, PROYTER, REPPERT.

  Perter, Julius H. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1912. Burial location unknown.


PERTLE (Soundex P634) — See also BERTLER, BERTLESEN, ERTL, ERTLE, GERTLER, GUERTLER, HERTLE, HERTLER, LEPPERT, PELTER, PERLE, PERT, PETREL, PIRTLE, PYRTLE, SCHWERTLEY, WERTLEY.

  Pertle, J. A. — of Graves County, Ky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.


PERTSCHUK (Soundex P632) — See also ALTSCHUL, ALTSCHULE, BARTSCH, BARTSCHER, BARTSCHERER, BERTSCH, BERTSCHE, BERTSCHINGER, BERTSCHY, MARTSCHINK, MATSCHULLAT, PARTSCH, SCHUKIN, TSCHUDIN, TSCHUDY, TSCHUY.

  Pertschuk, Michael — Democrat. Member, Federal Trade Commission, 1977-84; chair, Federal Trade Commission, 1977-81. Still living as of 1984.


PERUGGI (Soundex P620) — See also CUPERUS, FARRUGGIA, PEREGOY, PERRIGO, PERUGINI, PERUVIA, PIERGUE, PRAG, PRAGUE, PREEG, PRIGG, RUGGIERE, RUGGIERI, RUGGIERO.

  PERUGGI: See also Rudolph William Louis Giuliani III


PERUGINI (Soundex P625) — See also CUPERUS, DLUGIN, FUGINA, GUGINO, LUGINBYHL, LUGINSKI, MCGUGIN, PERUGGI, PERUVIA.

  Perugini, Louis R. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 6th District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.


PERUVIA (Soundex P610) — See also CUPERUS, PERUGGI, PERUGINI, PREVEY, PROVO, RUVIN.

  PERUVIA: See also Peruvia J. Goodness


PERVANANZE (Soundex P615) — See also BONANZA, CERVANTES, ERVAN, IRVANA, PERVIER, PERVIS, PRADERVAND, SERVANT, VANANDA, VANANDEL, VANANTWEPP, VANANTWERP, VANANTWERPEN.

  Pervananze, Lawrence, Sr. — of Buhl, St. Louis County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1948, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PERVIER (Soundex P616) — See also ERVIEN, GARVIE, HARVIE, HARVIER, NORVIEL, PERVANANZE, PERVIS, VERVIE.

  Pervier, Donna — Peace and Freedom candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


PERVIS (Soundex P612) — See also FAIRSERVIS, JERVIS, MERVIS, NANKERVIS, PARVIS, PERVANANZE, PERVIER, PURVES, PURVIS, SERVIS, SERVISS.

  PERVIS: See also Pervis Spann
  Pervis, Sam — of Ocilla, Irwin County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1928. Burial location unknown.


PERZEL (Soundex P624) — See also GERZEVSKE, KERZE, KUERZE, LIVERZEY, PARSAL, PEARSALL, PEIRSOL, PELZER, PENZEL, PERCIL, PERKEL, PERSALL, PIERSOL, PURCELL, PURSEL, PURSELL, VANDERZEE, VANDERZEIL.

  Perzel, John (born c.1950) — of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa. Born about 1950. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state legislature, 2000; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Perzel, Sheryl (born c.1952) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born about 1952. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


PESCH (Soundex P200) — See also ESCH, KLEPESCH, PASCH, PASHA, PECH, PESCHKE, PESCHONG, PESCI, PESCIA, PESCOSOLIDO, PETSCH, PEUSCH, POSCH, PUSHAW, PUSHEE, UPSHAW.

  Pesch, Ronald E. — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. American Independent candidate for Michigan state senate 33rd District, 1974; American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976; American Independent candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 96th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.


PESCHKE (Soundex P220) — See also KLEPESCH, PESCH, PESCHONG, PESCI, PESCIA, PESCOSOLIDO, PESHICK, PUSCHECK.

  Peschke, Al See Alvin L. Peschke
  Peschke, Alvin L. — also known as Al Peschke — of Wakefield, Sussex County, Va. Republican. Candidate for Virginia state house of delegates 75th District, 2011. Still living as of 2011.


PESCHONG (Soundex P252) — See also BUSHONG, CHONG, DESHONG, DISHONG, ESCHOL, HONG, HONGISTO, KLEPESCH, PESCH, PESCHKE, PESCI, PESCIA, PESCOSOLIDO, PHONGSAVANH, RUSHONG, SCHON, SCHONBACHLER, SCHONBERG, SCHONBERGER, SCHONBRUN, SCHONEBERGER, SCHONERT, SCHONGAR, SCHONNING, SCHONTZ, SHONGOOD, THONG.

  Peschong, Anna (born c.1970) — of Atascadero, San Luis Obispo County, Calif. Born about 1970. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Peschong, Jack — of San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Peschong, John — of Templeton, San Luis Obispo County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


PESCI (Soundex P200) — See also CEIPS, KLEPESCH, PASCKO, PASCO, PASCOE, PASKA, PASKEY, PASSKEY, PESCH, PESCHKE, PESCHONG, PESCIA, PESCOSOLIDO, PESKA.

  Pesci, Frank B., Sr. — of Prince George's County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1971-86 (Prince George's County 2nd District 1971-74, District 23 1975-82, District 22 1983-86). Still living as of 1986.


PESCIA (Soundex P200) — See also CARRESCIA, KLEPESCH, PEACE, PESCH, PESCHKE, PESCHONG, PESCI, PESCOSOLIDO, PIZZI, PLESCIA.

  Pescia, Edmund V. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Conservative. Candidate for New York state assembly 36th District, 1965. Still living as of 1965.


PESCOSOLIDO (Soundex P224) — See also BALIDO, CONSOLIDATION, COOLIDGE, COSOVICH, GROSCOST, HOLIDAY, KLEPESCH, LIDO, MOSCOSO, PESCH, PESCHKE, PESCHONG, PESCI, PESCIA, PULIDO, ROSOLINO, SOLIDAY.

  Pescosolido, Pamela J. — of California. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 19th District, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


PESHICK (Soundex P220) — See also ALESHIRE, BUSHICK, CHESHIRE, KALESHIA, KESHIAN, KESHINI, MARSHICK, PESCHKE, PUSCHECK, SHICK, SHICKLE, TIRESHING.

  Peshick, Frank — of Houghton Lake, Roscommon County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Roscommon County Democratic Party, 2007. Still living as of 2007.


PESICKA (Soundex P220) — See also BESICH, CAPESIUS, GESICK, GESICKI, KESICKI, LADESIC, LEMPESIS, MATESIC, MESICK, PESIKOFF, PIASECKI.

  Pesicka, V. J. — of Lake Andes, Charles Mix County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives, 1935-40 (9th District 1935-38, 5th District 1939-40). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PESIKOFF (Soundex P221) — See also ALEINIKOFF, BURDIKOFF, CAPESIUS, DRANIKOFF, KOFF, KOTLIKOFF, KUTIKOFF, LEMPESIS, MATSIKOUDIS, MELNIKOFF, PESICKA, POLIKOFF, SIKORA, SIKORSKI, WIESIKE, WIKOFF.

  Pesikoff, Benjamin — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 22nd District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PESKA (Soundex P200) — See also DROPESKI, PASCKO, PASCO, PASCOE, PASKA, PASKEY, PASSKEY, PEAKS, PESCI, PESKIN, PESTKA, SPAKE.

  Peska, Frank (1885-1962) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., December 20, 1885. Republican. Lawyer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1948, 1952. Catholic. Polish ancestry. Member, Polish National Alliance; American Bar Association. Died in 1962 (age about 76 years). Burial location unknown.


PESKIN (Soundex P250) — See also BESKIN, DESKINS, DROPESKI, ESKIN, ESKIND, INNSKEEP, INSKEEP, KNIEPS, PESKA, SHESKIN.

  Peskin, Burton — of Mercer County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Peskin, Samuel — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 24th District, 1915. Burial location unknown.


PESLER (Soundex P246) — See also BAESLER, BRESLER, CESLER, CHESLER, ESLER, FESLER, GIESLER, KEESLER, KESLER, MESLER, PEERLESS, PENSLER, PERLES, POSLER, PRESEL, PRESLER, ROESLER, SESLER, SLEEPER, YESLER.

  Pesler, Daniel W. — of Sullivan County, Pa. Single Tax candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.


PESOTINE (Soundex P235) — See also CHOTINER, DESOTA, DESOTELLE, DESOTO, EPPSTEIN, EPSTEIN, HENROTIN, HOTINE, JEPPESON, MINNESOTA, NOTING, PASTENE, PEASTON, PESOTSKI, POSTEN, POSTON, PROTIN, SOTIR, SOTIRHOS, SOTIRIS, SOTIROKOS, TINE, UPSTON.

  Pesotine, Joseph W. — of Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


PESOTSKI (Soundex P232) — See also ASOTSKY, CROSNITSKI, DESOTA, DESOTELLE, DESOTO, GAITSKILL, GENETSKI, GERTSKIN, JEPPESON, KAPOTSKY, KOPETSKI, MINNESOTA, PASTUSZKA, PESOTINE, PISZATOWSKI, ROTSKOFF, SAGOTSKY, WISOTSKY.

  Pesotski, Ronnie — of Brookhaven, Delaware County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


PESQUERA (Soundex P260) — See also BOCQUERAZ, FRASQUERI, JUNQUERA, LEVESQUE, MOSQUERAA, PASQUERILLA, PESQUIERA, QUERALT, QUERARD, VALESQUEZ.

  Pesquera, Hernan Gregorio (1924-1982) — Born in Santurce, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico, May 25, 1924. U.S. District Judge for Puerto Rico, 1972-82; died in office 1982. Died September 8, 1982 (age 58 years, 106 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Pesquera, José Lorenzo (1882-1950) — of Bayamón, Bayamón Municipio, Puerto Rico. Born in Bayamón, Bayamón Municipio, Puerto Rico, August 10, 1882. Member of Puerto Rico House of Representatives, 1917-20; Resident Commissioner to U.S. Congress from Puerto Rico, 1932-33. Died in Bayamón, Bayamón Municipio, Puerto Rico, July 25, 1950 (age 67 years, 349 days). Interment at Municipal Cemetery, Bayamón, Puerto Rico.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pesquera, Ricardo Ramon — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Honorary Vice-Consul for Latvia in San Juan, P.R., 1935-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PESQUIERA (Soundex P260) — See also AMESQUITA, ESQUIBEL, ESQUILIN, ESQUIPULA, ESQUIROL, GHESQUIERE, IZQUIERDO, LEQUIER, MEGQUIER, PESQUERA, REQUIER, SQUIER, SQUIERS.

  Pesquiera, Maria — of Summit, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


PESSETTO (Soundex P230) — See also BESSETTE, BRESSETTE, CROSETTO, GRESSETTE, MASSETTO, MOMPESSON, PACETTI, PACITA, PASOTTO, PEZZATI, PISCIOTTA, PIZATTI, PIZZATI, PIZZOTTI, RESPESS, SPESSARD, SZEPESSY.

  PESSETTO: See also Joyce Ellen Anderson


PESTA (Soundex P230) — See also COPESTAKE, ESTA, FESTA, PASTA, PATES, PESTKA, PESTRAK, PETA, PRESTA, VESTA.

  Pesta, Lori — of Woodstock, Cherokee County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


PESTKA (Soundex P232) — See also CASTKA, COPESTAKE, ESTKOWSKI, KOSTKA, KOSTKOWSKI, PASTUCH, PESKA, PESTA, PESTRAK, SZOSTKIEWICZ.

  Pestka, Steve — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich.; Ada, Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives 76th District; elected 1998; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 3rd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


PESTRAK (Soundex P236) — See also CANESTRANO, CANESTRARI, COPESTAKE, ESTRADA, PASTRICK, PESTA, PESTKA, RAKESTRAW, STRAKA, STRAKE, TESTRAKE, TRESTRAIL, WESTRA.

  Pestrak, Walter — of Warren, Trumbull County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1960. Still living as of 1960.


PETA (Soundex P300) — See also PATE, PATTEE, PESTA, PETE, PETRA, PITA, RETA.

  PETA: See also Peta Lindsay


PETE (Soundex P300) — See also PATE, PEDE, PEET, PEETE, PETA, PETEE, PETELOS, PETER, PETERA, PETERING, PETERKIN, PETERMAN, PETERNAL, PETERS, PETERSEN, PETERSKY, PETERSON, PETERTIL, PETRE, PETT, PETTE, PETTEE, PIAT, PIATT, PIET, PITT, PRETE, TEPE.

  Pete, Felice — Republican. Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Pete, Geoffrey — Democrat. Presidential Elector for California, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Pete, Honest: See Peter McGovern
  Pete, Mayor: See Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg
  Pete, Old: See James Longstreet


PETEE (Soundex P300) — See also PEATTIE, PEETE, PETE, PETREE, PETTE, PETTEE, PETTEY, PETTIE, PETTY, PETYO, PIATTI, PITTY, POTEE, STEKETEE, TEPE, VOETEE.

  Petee, Seneca — of Salisbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Salisbury, 1825. Burial location unknown.


PETELOS (Soundex P342) — See also BANUELOS, DELOSMONTEROS, DELOSS, DELOSSANTOS, ELOS, FELOS, PELOSI, PETE, SKELOS, STOEPPEL, VELOSKY.

  Petelos, Tony — of Hoover, Jefferson County, Ala. Mayor of Hoover, Ala., 2004-. Still living as of 2005.


PETER (Soundex P360) — See also ALTPETER, BETER, EPPERT, HENSPETER, HINSPETER, KAMPETER, PATTIER, PEDER, PEER, PELTER, PERTER, PETE, PETERA, PETERING, PETERKIN, PETERMAN, PETERMANN, PETERNAL, PETERS, PETERSEN, PETERSKY, PETERSON, PETERTIL, PETR, PETRE, PETREE, PETTER, PIOTER, PITTARE, POTHIER, POTTER, PRETE, TEPER, TEPPER.

  Peter, Arthur (d. 1943) — of Rockville, Montgomery County, Md. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1904, 1912 (Honorary Vice-President; speaker). Died October 25, 1943. Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of George Peter (1823-1893); grandson of George Peter (1779-1861).
  Political family: Peter family of Maryland.
  Peter, George (1779-1861) — of Darnestown, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Washington, D.C., September 28, 1779. Democrat. Major in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; U.S. Representative from Maryland 3rd District, 1816-19, 1825-27; member of Maryland state house of delegates from Montgomery County, 1819, 1823. Episcopalian. Died near Darnestown, Montgomery County, Md., June 22, 1861 (age 81 years, 267 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Father of George Peter (1823-1893); grandfather of Arthur Peter.
  Political family: Peter family of Maryland.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Peter, George (1823-1893) — of Montgomery County, Md. Born in 1823. Delegate to Maryland state constitutional convention, 1864; member of Maryland state senate, 1878-80, 1886-88; President of the Maryland State Senate, 1888. Died in 1893 (age about 70 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Peter (1779-1861); father of Arthur Peter.
  Political family: Peter family of Maryland.
  Peter, Henry — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900, 1904, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Peter, Jac — of Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Mayor of Henderson, Ky., 1881-83. Burial location unknown.
  Peter, Jacob — of Upshur County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Upshur County, 1863. Burial location unknown.
  Peter, John P. C. — of Montgomery County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Montgomery County, 1826-27. Burial location unknown.
  Peter, Oswald — of Girardville, Schuylkill County, Pa. Burgess of Girardville, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Peter, Robert — of Montgomery County, Md. Member of Maryland state senate from Montgomery County, 1939-41. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peter, William (b. 1851) — of St. Lucia. Born in St. Lucia, 1851. Not U.S. citizen; U.S. Consular Agent in SAINT Lucia, 1873-1932. Burial location unknown.
  Peter, William (b. 1879) — Born in Switzerland, November 21, 1879. Not U.S. citizen; U.S. Consular Agent in Samsun, 1906-17. Burial location unknown.
  Peter, William B. — of Howard County, Md. Member of Maryland state senate from Howard County, 1888-90, 1900-02. Burial location unknown.
  Peter, Yerda — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.


PETERA (Soundex P360) — See also PATERO, PERETTA, PETE, PETER, PETRA, PITARO, PREATE, TERA, VETERAN.

  Petera, Anne Pappas (born c.1950) — of Toano, James City County, Va. Born about 1950. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


PETERING (Soundex P365) — See also DIETERICH, PETE, PETER, PITTENGER, RING.

  Petering, Matt — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Green. Candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 2002. Still living as of 2002.


PETERKIN (Soundex P362) — See also BERKIN, BERKING, BERKINS, ELDERKIN, JERKINS, MERKIN, PERKINS, PERKINSON, PETE, PETER, PETRIKEN, PETRIKIN, RAUTERKUS, TERKUHLE, UNTERKOFLER.

  Peterkin, Alex See Alexander Peterkin
  Peterkin, Alexander — also known as Alex Peterkin — of Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, Mich. Member of Michigan Prohibition Party State Central Committee, 1919; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Peterkin, B. Rush — of Lock Haven, Clinton County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Peterkin, Rush See B. Rush Peterkin
  Peterkin, William G. — of Parkersburg, Wood County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1911-14; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1924. Burial location unknown.


PETERMAN (Soundex P365) — See also DETERMAN, DETERMINATUS, ERMAN, PAMMENTER, PETE, PETER, PETERMANN.

  PETERMAN: See also Otho Webb Altizer — Robert M. Ashley
  Peterman, A. L. — of Parker, Turner County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 6th District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Peterman, G. W. — of Jackson, Cape Girardeau County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Cape Girardeau County Democratic Party, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Peterman, I. L. — also known as Pete Peterman — of California. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Peterman, James A. — of Franklin, St. Mary Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1920, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Peterman, Mark A. — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peterman, Mark D. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 4th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Peterman, Morris R. — of Royersford, Montgomery County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Royersford, Pa., 1889-94. Burial location unknown.
  Peterman, Pete See I. L. Peterman
  Peterman, Wilson T. — of Franklin, St. Mary Parish, La. Democrat. Louisiana Democratic state chair, 1929-31. Burial location unknown.


PETERMANN (Soundex P365) — See also BETTERMANN, CLOSTERMANN, DETERMAN, DETERMINATUS, KATTERMANN, KLOSTERMANN, KUSTERMANN, OSTERMANN, OTTERMANN, PAMMENTER, PETER, PETERMAN, ROTERMANN, UNTERMANN.

  Petermann, Albert Edward (b. 1877) — also known as Albert E. Petermann — of Keweenaw County, Mich.; Calumet, Houghton County, Mich. Born in Calumet, Houghton County, Mich., March 3, 1877. Republican. Lawyer; Keweenaw County Prosecuting Attorney, 1903-10; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Houghton County 1st District, 1913-18; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1916 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1936 (member, Resolutions Committee); member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1927. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.


PETERNAL (Soundex P365) — See also BERNAL, BERNALDO, ERNALD, FERNALD, MCTERNAN, PASTERNACK, PASTERNACKI, PASTERNAK, PETE, PETER, PETRONELLA, TERNAN, VERNAL, VERNALD, VERNALL, VITERNA.

  Peternal, Nancy — of Kemmerer, Lincoln County, Wyo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


PETERS (Soundex P362) — See also MCPETERS, PEERS, PEETERS, PETE, PETER, PETERSDORF, PETERSEN, PETERSKY, PETERSMARCK, PETERSON, PETTERS, PIETERSZ, PITTERS, STEEPER.

  PETERS: See also Margaret Peters Ardrey — Edmond Joseph Bannon — William Cullen Bryant — Amos Wilson Buchanan — Gilbert E. Bursley — Smedley Darlington Butler — Charles Agustus Calvird, Sr. — Mary Carter — Abner Coburn Cleveland — Isaac Darlington — Frederick Peters De Leon Guerrero — Roy E. Givens — Thomas Hall — Oscar Edwin Heard — Robert Harwell Henley — William Peters Hepburn — Raymond L. King — John Jeffry Louis, Jr. — Neal Peters McCurn — Francis A. Pitman — Howard Peters Rawlings — John Peters Stevens — James Valentine Wagner
  Peters, A. — of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, A. C. — of Barnesville, Belmont County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, A. D. — of Charles Town, Jefferson County, W.Va. Democrat. Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Peters, A. Morris See Amos Morris Peters
  Peters, Abel S. — of Columbia County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Columbia County, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Albert — of Wayne County, Mich. American candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Alfred — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Amos Morris (1878-1941) — also known as A. Morris Peters — of Alexandria, Rapides Parish, La. Born in Winnfield, Winn Parish, La., February 26, 1878. Democrat. Physician; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1936. Member, American Medical Association; American Legion. Died in Alexandria, Rapides Parish, La., June 19, 1941 (age 63 years, 113 days). Interment at Winnfield Cemetery, Winnfield, La.
  Relatives: Son of Jonathan Joseph Peters (1852-1925) and Minerva Jane (Stacy) Peters (1858-1927); married to Ethel Wilson.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Andrew J. Peters Peters, Andrew James (1872-1938) — also known as Andrew J. Peters — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Jamaica Plain, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., April 3, 1872. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1902; member of Massachusetts state senate Eighth Suffolk District, 1904-05; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 11th District, 1907-14; resigned 1914; U.S. Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, 1914-18; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1918-22; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1928. Episcopalian. Died, of pneumonia, June 26, 1938 (age 66 years, 84 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew James Peters and Mary Richards (Whitney) Peters; married, June 23, 1910, to Martha R. Phillips.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Image source: Library of Congress
  Peters, Augustus W. (d. 1898) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1898; died in office 1898. Died December 29, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Peters, Aulana L. — Member, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 1984-88. Still living as of 1988.
  Peters, Ben — of Canistota, McCook County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 11th District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Benard — of Brackenridge, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Brackenridge, Pa., 1922-34. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Betsy Ross — of Laramie, Albany County, Wyo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wyoming, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Peters, Bobby G. — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Mayor of Columbus, Ga., 1995-2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Peters, Carl — of New Jersey. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1990 (4th District), 1992 (12th District). Still living as of 1992.
  Peters, Charles F. — of Allegany County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Allegany County, 1920-22. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Charles G. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1932; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1936; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1945; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County; elected 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Mrs. Charles G. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1960; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Peters, Charles G., Jr. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County; elected 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Peters, Charles H. (b. 1852) — of Ira, Rutland County, Vt. Born in Poultney, Rutland County, Vt., June 29, 1852. Republican. Laborer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Ira, 1910. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Charles J. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 1st District, 1930, 1932; defeated, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Charles W. — of Cook County, Ill. Cook County Sheriff. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Colleen — of Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Peters, Connie A. — also known as Connie Peters Kennard — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Mayor of Wichita, Kan., 1975-76, 1978-79. Female. Still living as of 1979.
  Peters, Cora H. — of St. Clair, Franklin County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Crissie M. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Curtis Arnoux (c.1879-1933) — also known as Curtis A. Peters — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born about 1879. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916; campaign manager, Thomas C. T. Crain for Supreme Court, 1924; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1927-33; died in office 1933. Died, of tolsythemia vera, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., December 17, 1933 (age about 54 years). Interment at Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, N.Y.
  Relatives: Father of Peter Arno (1904-1968; cartoonist).
  Peters, David W. — of Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 1912, 1928; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1916; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cole County, 1925-26. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Deb — of Hartford, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Republican. Member of South Dakota state senate 9th District; elected 2010. Female. Still living as of 2010.
  Peters, Delbert C. — of O'Fallon, St. Charles County, Mo. Mayor of O'Fallon, Mo., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Peters, Donald M. — of New York. Right To Life candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Peters, Earl See R. Earl Peters
  Peters, Ed — of Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 7th District, 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Peters, Eduardo F. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Vice-Consul for Uruguay in Cincinnati, Ohio, 1902-07. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Edward E., Jr. — of White Oak, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Peters, Edward P. — of New York. U.S. Consul in Constantinople, 1859-69; Trebizond, 1860-69. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Edwin F. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Elbert See James Elbert Peters
  Peters, Emma — of Bergen County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1929-33. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Everett R. — Republican. Member of Illinois state senate 24th District; elected 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, F. C. — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, F. C. — of Salina, Saline County, Kan. Mayor of Salina, Kan., 1935-37. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, F. M. — of Mercer County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mercer County; elected 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Frderick (1867-1935) — also known as Fred Peters — of Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born in Zutphen, Netherlands, September 21, 1867. Mayor of Murray, Utah, 1932-33. Member, Eagles; Woodmen of the World. Died in Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, December 26, 1935 (age 68 years, 96 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Peters, Fred See Frderick Peters
  Peters, Garnett M. — of Liberty, Clay County, Mo. Democrat. Insurance business; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Clay County, 1921-24. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Gary Charles (b. 1958) — also known as Gary C. Peters — of Bloomfield Township, Oakland County, Mich.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich., December 1, 1958. Democrat. Lawyer; university professor; member of Michigan state senate 14th District, 1995-2002; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2000; candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 2002; U.S. Representative from Michigan, 2009-15 (9th District 2009-13, 14th District 2013-15); U.S. Senator from Michigan, 2015-. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Peters, George — of Carthage, Jefferson County, N.Y. Mayor of Carthage, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, George A. — of Michigan. People's candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, George H. — of Saratoga County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state assembly from Saratoga County, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, George S. — of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio. Mayor of Columbus, Ohio, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, George S. — U.S. Attorney for Utah, 1887-89. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, George S. — of Hornell, Steuben County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Hornell, N.Y., 1932-33. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, H. C. — of Bristol, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, H. G. — of Bristol, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Mrs. H. G. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Hans — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Dutchess County 2nd District, 1935, 1936, 1937; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 26th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Hans — of Bucks County, Pa. Socialist. Delegate to Socialist National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Peters, Harry — of Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County, 1793-94. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Harry S. — of Dover, Morris County, N.J. Mayor of Dover, N.J., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Heather — of California. Republican. Candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Peters, Henry C. — Independence League candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Henry C. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 11th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Henry E. — of Scio Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Supervisor of Scio Township, Michigan, 1869-71. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Henry H. — of Lehighton, Carbon County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Lehighton, Pa., 1874-85. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Henry Martin (b. 1889) — also known as Henry M. Peters — of near Menasha, Calumet County, Wis. Born in Woodville town, Calumet County, Wis., November 21, 1889. Republican. Dairy farmer; member of Wisconsin state assembly from Calumet County, 1949-58; defeated (Independent), 1958. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Herb — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 37th District, 2000, 2002, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Peters, Hoke S. — of Manchester, Meriwether County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1948, 1952 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Hugo — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1902 (Social Democratic, 6th District), 1918 (Socialist, 5th District); candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 16th District, 1909. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, J. A. — of Scio, Washtenaw County, Mich. Member of Michigan People's Party State Central Committee, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, J. Elbert See James Elbert Peters
  Peters, J. M. — of Owensboro, Daviess County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, J. Montgomery — of Baltimore, Md. Delegate to Maryland state constitutional convention, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Mrs. J. S. — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, James Elbert — also known as J. Elbert Peters — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2004, 2012; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2004, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Peters, James S. — of Manchester, Meriwether County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1948, 1952; Georgia Democratic state chair, 1949; member of Georgia state board of education 4th District, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Jerald A. — of Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, Mich. Mayor of Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., 1977-83. Still living as of 1983.
  Peters, Jerome — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Montana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
Jesse M. Peters Peters, Jesse M. (b. 1897) — of Hartford, Washington County, Wis. Born in Iron Ridge, Dodge County, Wis., July 21, 1897. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; Washington County District Attorney, 1929-30; member of Wisconsin state senate 13th District, 1939-42. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Wisconsin Blue Book 1940
  Peters, Joe — of Sallisaw, Sequoyah County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 2008; Presidential Elector for Oklahoma, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Peters, John — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Born in Illinois. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Nebraska, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, John — of American Fork, Utah County, Utah. Postmaster at American Fork, Utah, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, John Andrew (1822-1904) — also known as John A. Peters — of Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine, October 9, 1822. Republican. Maine state attorney general, 1864-66; U.S. Representative from Maine 4th District, 1867-73; member of Republican National Committee from Maine, 1870-72; justice of Maine state supreme court, 1873-83; chief justice of Maine state supreme court, 1883-1900; resigned 1900. Died in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, April 2, 1904 (age 81 years, 176 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Bangor, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Peters (1784-1864) and Sally (Jordan) Peters (1789-1878); brother of Ann Maria Peters (1819-1887; who married John Winthrop Jones (1817-1887)); married, September 2, 1846, to Mary Ann Hathaway (1826-1847); married, September 23, 1857, to Fanny Elizabeth Roberts (1838-1916); uncle of John Andrew Peters.
  Political family: Peters-Sargent family of Ellsworth, Maine.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Peters, John Andrew (1864-1953) — also known as John A. Peters — of Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine. Born in Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine, August 13, 1864. Republican. Lawyer; municipal judge in Maine, 1896-98; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1909-13; Speaker of the Maine State House of Representatives, 1913; U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1913-22; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1916; U.S. District Judge for Maine, 1922. Congregationalist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died in 1953 (age about 88 years). Interment at Woodbine Cemetery, Ellsworth, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of William B. Peters and Martha Elizabeth (Chute) Peters; married, November 20, 1889, to Mary Frances Cushman; nephew of Ann Maria Peters (1819-1887; who married John Winthrop Jones (1817-1887)) and John Andrew Peters.
  Political family: Peters-Sargent family of Ellsworth, Maine.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Peters, John H. — of Iowa. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention 31st District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, John J. — of Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, John M. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 17th District, 1976 (Conservative), 1978 (Republican). Still living as of 1978.
  Peters, John Samuel (1772-1858) — also known as John S. Peters — of Hebron, Tolland County, Conn. Born in Hebron, Tolland County, Conn., September 21, 1772. Whig. Physician; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1818; member of Connecticut state senate at-large, 1819-22; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Hebron, 1824-25; Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, 1827-31; Governor of Connecticut, 1831-33; delegate to Whig National Convention from Connecticut, 1839 (Convention Vice-President). Died March 30, 1858 (age 85 years, 190 days). Interment at St. Peter's Episcopal Cemetery, Hebron, Conn.
  Peters, John Thompson (d. 1834) — Superior court judge in Connecticut, 1818-34; died in office 1834. Died August 28, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, John W. (c.1921-1970) — of Webster Groves, St. Louis County, Mo. Born about 1921. Republican. Nominated in primary for U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District 1970, but died before election. Shot and killed himself, in his campaign office, Brentwood, St. Louis County, Mo., September 27, 1970 (age about 49 years). Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Joseph — of Rochester Hills, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Peters, Joyce — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972 (alternate), 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Peters, Kathleen M. — Right To Life candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 24th District, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Peters, Kenneth H. — of Watauga, Tarrant County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Peters, Kisun J. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 2000 (31st District), 2002 (29th District). Still living as of 2002.
  Peters, Lauralee M. (b. 1943) — of Virginia. Born in 1943. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Sierra Leone, 1992-95. Female. Still living as of 1995.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Peters, Lewis — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Republican. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 2006.
  Peters, Lewis H. — of Medford, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twenty-Sixth Middlesex District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Louanner — of Illinois. Louanner Peters Party candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 2nd District, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Peters, Lowell L. — of Crane, Stone County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Stone County, 1941-42. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Lyda S. — of Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Peters, M. L. — of Cameron, Clinton County, Mo. Republican. Chair of Clinton County Republican Party, 1928; mayor of Cameron, Mo.; elected 1930; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Clinton County, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, M. V. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 11th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Peters, Marcella — of Chandler, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arizona, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Peters, Maria — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Peters, Marion B. — of Howell County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Howell County, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Mark V. — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 92nd District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Peters, Marvin J. — of Illinois. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 10th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Mary Ann (b. 1951) — of California. Born in 1951. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh, 2000-. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Peters, Mason Summers (1844-1914) — also known as Mason S. Peters — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan. Born near Kearney, Clay County, Mo., September 3, 1844. U.S. Representative from Kansas 2nd District, 1897-99. Died February 14, 1914 (age 69 years, 164 days). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Peters, Maxwell — of Northport, Tuscaloosa County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Peters, May C. — of Dearborn, Wayne County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Peters, Mel E. — of Texas. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 13th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Melba — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Republican. Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Peters, Melodie — of Quaker Hill, Waterford, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Nurse; member of Connecticut state senate 20th District, 1993-. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Peters, Michael — of Hyde County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Hyde County, 1789-91. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Michael P. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Mayor of Hartford, Conn., 1993-2001; defeated in primary, 1993. Still living as of 2001.
  Peters, Milton T. — of Illinois. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Montgomery See J. Montgomery Peters
  Peters, Morris See Amos Morris Peters
  Peters, Morris A. — of Massachusetts. Born in Massachusetts. U.S. Vice Consul in Puerto Plata, 1915-29. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Nelson — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind. Republican. Candidate in primary for mayor of Fort Wayne, Ind., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Peters, Nelson M. J. — of Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state senate 4th District, 1943-44; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Onslow — of Illinois. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention Peoria and Fulton counties, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Otto H. — of Williamsville, Erie County, N.Y. Mayor of Williamsville, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Pamela A. — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Working Families candidate for New York state senate 15th District, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Peters, Patsy — of Mio, Oscoda County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Oscoda County Democratic Party, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Peters, Paul O. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Mrs. R. E. — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, R. Earl — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind. Democrat. Indiana Democratic state chair, 1929-31; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1940, 1948 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Rachel — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Peters, Ralph A. — of Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Windsor, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Ralph A. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Reece C. — of Worcester County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Worcester County, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Richard, Jr. (1744-1828) — of Pennsylvania. Born near Philadelphia (unknown county), Pa., June 22, 1744. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; Delegate to Continental Congress from Pennsylvania, 1782-83; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1787-90; member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1791; district judge in Pennsylvania, 1792-1828. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 22, 1828 (age 84 years, 61 days). Interment at St. Peter's Churchyard, Philadelphia, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Peters, Robert — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 16th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Peters, Robert G. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 10th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Robert J. — of Berlin, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Mayor of Berlin, Conn.; elected 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Peters, Robert L. — of Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Peters, Robert T. — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Mercer County Republican Party, 1945-49; candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Mercer County, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Rose — of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, N.M. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Peters, Sam H. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Samuel A. — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Postmaster at Colchester, Conn., 1798-1818; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colchester, 1820, 1822-24, 1827, 1829, 1831, 1834; member of Connecticut state senate 9th District, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Samuel Ritter (1842-1910) — also known as Samuel R. Peters — of Memphis, Scotland County, Mo.; Marion, Marion County, Kan.; Newton, Harvey County, Kan. Born in Walnut Township, Pickaway County, Ohio, August 16, 1842. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; newspaper editor; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1872; member of Kansas state senate, 1874-75; district judge in Kansas, 1875-83; U.S. Representative from Kansas, 1883-91 (at-large 1883-85, 7th District 1885-91); postmaster at Newton, Kan., 1898-1910. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died in Newton, Harvey County, Kan., April 21, 1910 (age 67 years, 248 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Newton, Kan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Peters, Scott — of Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Republican. Chair of Cole County Republican Party, 1928; Republican candidate for Missouri state treasurer, 1940, 1944 (primary). Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Scott — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Democrats Abroad, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Peters, Sharon C. — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Peters, Theodore — of Bordeaux, France. U.S. Vice Commercial Agent (Vice Consul) in Bordeaux, 1801-04. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Theodore C. — of Genesee County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Genesee County 1st District, 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Thomas P. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908; candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Thomas Willing (b. 1855) — also known as Thomas W. Peters — of Wyoming. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 4, 1855. Cattle raiser; bank director; U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Plauen, 1889-96; U.S. Consul in Plauen, 1896-1903; Kingston, as of 1914; U.S. Consul General in SAINT Gall, 1903-07; Munich, 1907-11. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Todd L. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Peters, Valerie — of Rockland, Ontonagon County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Peters, Vernon — of Ripley, Lauderdale County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, W. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 15th District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, W. A. — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Walter C. — of Monroe County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Monroe County, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, Walter C. — of Jennings, Jefferson Davis Parish, La. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, William H., Jr. — of Baltimore County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1963-66, 1972-74 (Baltimore County 1963-66, Baltimore County 5th District 1972-74); delegate to Maryland state constitutional convention, 1967. Still living as of 1974.
William Howard Peters Peters, William Howard — of Glendale, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Glendale, Calif., 1961-63, 1965-67. Still living as of 1967.
  Image source: Glendale Public Library
  Peters, William R. — of Dover, Kent County, Del. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Peters, William T. — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1857. Burial location unknown.


PETERSDORF (Soundex P362) — See also BEVERSDORF, BEWERSDORFF, BIERSDORF, GIERSDORF, HARSDORF, LEIDERSDORF, MCPETERS, MOERSDORF, PETERS, PETERSEN, PETERSKY, PETERSMARCK, PETERSON, PILLERSDORF, RUDERSDORF.

  Petersdorf, Robert — of Rochester, Olmsted County, Minn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PETERSEN (Soundex P362) — See also GUTTERSEN, MCPETERS, PATERSON, PATTERSEN, PATTERSON, PEDERSEN, PETE, PETER, PETERS, PETERSDORF, PETERSKY, PETERSMARCK, PETERSON, PETTERSEN, PETTERSON, WIETERSEN.

  PETERSEN: See also William Washington Larsen — James Thomas Lynn — Bill Nation — Herbert John Spiro
  Petersen, Alfred — of Ipswich, Edmunds County, S.Dak. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, Andrew Nicholas (1870-1952) — of New York. Born near Thisted, Denmark, March 10, 1870. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1921-23; defeated, 1922, 1924. Died in East Rockaway, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., September 28, 1952 (age 82 years, 202 days). Interment at Cypress Hills Abbey, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Petersen, Arnold — Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, Arnold — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Petersen, Branden — of Andover, Anoka County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Petersen, Charles J. — of Minnesota. Democrat. Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for clerk of the Minnesota supreme court, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, Chris C. — of Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Petersen, Chris F. — of Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Tex. Mayor of Port Arthur, Tex., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, David — of Mesa, Maricopa County, Ariz. Republican. Member of Arizona state senate 29th District; elected 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Petersen, David C. — of Ogden, Weber County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Dean H. Petersen Petersen, Dean H. (1904-1989) — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Hampton, Hamilton County, Neb., January 26, 1904. Republican. Mayor of Lincoln, Neb., 1963-67. Died in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb., July 21, 1989 (age 85 years, 176 days). Interment at Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, Neb.
  Image source: City of Lincoln
  Petersen, Donald L. — of Sidney, Montcalm County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Petersen, Douglas W. — of Marblehead, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Social worker; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Eighth Essex District, 2001-02. Still living as of 2002.
  Petersen, Edward — of Comanche County, Okla. Republican. Chair of Comanche County Republican Party, 2014. Still living as of 2014.
  Petersen, Eileen R. — Democrat. Candidate for Delegate to U.S. Congress from the Virgin Islands, 1994. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Petersen, George C. — of Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Petersen, Henry — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, Henry M. — of Cass County, N.Dak. Delegate to North Dakota state constitutional convention from Cass County, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, Hjalmar (1890-1968) — of Askov, Pine County, Minn. Born in Eskildstrup, Denmark, January 2, 1890. Newspaper editor and publisher; candidate for Minnesota state house of representatives, 1926, 1928; Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota, 1935-36; Governor of Minnesota, 1936-37; defeated, 1940, 1942; member of Minnesota railroad and warehouse commission, 1937; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1956. Danish ancestry. Died in Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, March 29, 1968 (age 78 years, 87 days). Interment at Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery, Askov, Minn.
  Relatives: Son of Lauritz Petersen and Anna Petersen; married 1914 to Rigmor Christine Laursen Wosgaard (died 1930); married 1934 to Medora Belle Grandprey.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Petersen, J. C. — also known as "Chap" — of Fairfax, Va. Democrat. Member of Virginia state senate 34th District; elected 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Petersen, Janice Y. — American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Petersen, Jared — of Alaska. Republican. Candidate for Alaska state senate District H, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Petersen, John S. — Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 31st District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Petersen, L. N. — of Sanger, Fresno County, Calif. Mayor of Sanger, Calif., 1953-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, L. S. — of Santa Maria, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Mayor of Santa Maria, Calif., 1955. Still living as of 1955.
  Petersen, Lawrence D. — of Fort Yukon, Yukon-Koyukuk census area, Alaska. Democrat. Member of Alaska state house of representatives 16th District, 1973-74. Still living as of 1974.
  Petersen, Loreng See P. Loreng Petersen
  Petersen, Murray — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, P. L. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas at-large, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, P. Loreng — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 8th District, 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, Paul Walter — of Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla. Honorary Vice-Consul for Denmark in Tampa, Fla., 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Petersen, Pete — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Democrat. Postmaster at Reno, Nev., 1936-61 (acting, 1936-37). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Peter W. Petersen Petersen, Peter W. — of Waukegan, Lake County, Ill. Mayor of Waukegan, Ill., 1931-35. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: City of Waukegan
  Petersen, Rand — of Shenandoah, Page County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Petersen, Sally Hart (b. 1964) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Salem, Essex County, Mass., 1964. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 2014. Female. Still living as of 2014.
  Petersen, Solomon B. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly 70th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Petersen, Thomas — of Monterey, Monterey County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Petersen, Tom — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 16th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.


PETERSKY (Soundex P362) — See also BERSKY, GUBERSKY, LITTERSKI, MCPETERS, PETE, PETER, PETERS, PETERSDORF, PETERSEN, PETERSMARCK, PETERSON, PETROSKI, PETROSKY, PETRYSZAK, PIETROWSKI, PIETRUSKA, PIETRZAK, PIOTROWSKI, TWERSKY.

  Petersky, Sanford — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PETERSMARCK (Soundex P362) — See also BISMARCK, HAMMERSMARK, KAMARCK, MARCKEL, MARCKRES, MARCKWARDT, MCPETERS, PETERS, PETERSDORF, PETERSEN, PETERSKY, PETERSON, WINTERSMITH.

  Petersmarck, Frank L. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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