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PIERSON (Soundex P625) — See also FIERSON, FRIERSON, GRIERSON, PEARSON, PEERSON, PEIRSON, PERSON, PERSOON, PERSSON, PIER, PIERSE, PIERSOL, PIRSON, REIERSON, RIERSON, SPIERS, VONCHRISTIERSON.

  PIERSON: See also Charles Pierson Augur — John Pierson Baird — John Jay Carton — Asahel Pierson Case — Pierson M. Chamberlain — Daniel Robeadeau Clymer — Thomas Cunningham Cochran — Albert Pierson Condit — Amzi Condit — Joshua Fiero, Jr. — Nicholas Van Vranken Franchot II — William James Gallagher — Kermit Pierson Glover — David Greenlie — William Pierson Hamilton — David Pierson Holloway — Loran Ludowick Lewis — Melvin Orlando McLaughlin — George Pierson Morehouse — Pierson B. Reading — Willard Andrew Roraback — Ozora Pierson Stearns — Edwin John Turanchik
  Pierson, Albert Henry — also known as Albert H. Pierson — of Trumansburg, Tompkins County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1892-93. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Albert Waring (1867-1933) — also known as Albert W. Pierson — of Niagara Falls, Niagara County, N.Y. Born in Clifton Springs, Ontario County, N.Y., June 3, 1867. Prohibition candidate for New York state engineer and surveyor, 1908, 1910; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916. Died in Niagara Falls, Niagara County, N.Y., March 16, 1933 (age 65 years, 286 days). Interment at Riverdale Cemetery, Lewiston, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of George Washington Pierson (1826-1915) and Juliet Eliza (Avery) Pierson (1831-1901); married 1895 to Meda Ann Miller (1871-1961).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pierson, Alfred P. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Lawyer; circuit judge in Michigan 10th Circuit, 1936; appointed 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Alpheus — of Yonkers, Westchester County, N.Y. Postmaster at Yonkers, N.Y., 1796-1809. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Arthur N. (b. 1867) — of Westfield, Union County, N.J. Born in Westfield, Union County, N.J., June 23, 1867. Republican. Wholesale sewer pipe and clay products business; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Union County, 1915-22; Speaker of the New Jersey State House of Assembly, 1919; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1916; member of New Jersey state senate from Union County, 1923-32. Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Westfield, N.J.
  Pierson, Charles — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Charles H. — of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, N.J. Democrat. Postmaster at Bridgeton, N.J., 1896-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Charles H. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Pension candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 3rd District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Charles T. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Charles W. — of Lyme, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lyme, 1913-16; defeated, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Charles W. — also known as Chuck Pierson — of Indiana. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 4th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Pierson, Chuck See Charles W. Pierson
  Pierson, Clarence — of Clay, Clay County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of Clay County Democratic Party, 1968-72. Still living as of 1972.
  Pierson, Clark — of Lambertville, Hunterdon County, N.J. Republican. Postmaster at Lambertville, N.J., 1877-86. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Dalton T. — of Montana. U.S. Attorney for Montana, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, David — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, David — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 1st District, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, David — of Illinois. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, David — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Don C. See Donald Charles Pierson
  Pierson, Donald Charles (b. 1908) — also known as Don C. Pierson — of Humboldt, Humboldt County, Iowa. Born in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., March 3, 1908. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1944 (alternate), 1956 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); chair of Humboldt County Republican Party, 1948; member of Iowa Republican State Central Committee, 1952-58; Iowa Republican state chair, 1954-57. Congregationalist. Member, Elks; Freemasons; Moose. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, E. G. — of Clay County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 9th District, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, E. G. — of Clay, Clay County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Clay County, 1943-44; defeated, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Edward D. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Frank — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Frank A. — of Cromwell, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Cromwell; elected 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Frederick Theodore (1873-1930) — also known as Frederick T. Pierson — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Fayetteville, Onondaga County, N.Y., May 23, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 38th District, 1922. Died September 13, 1930 (age 57 years, 113 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester, N.Y.
  Pierson, Mrs. G. G. — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Gary — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2020. Still living as of 2020.
  Pierson, George — of Dover, Morris County, N.J. Democrat. Mayor of Dover, N.J., 1897-99, 1906-10. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, George W. H. — of Baltimore County, Md. Democrat. Candidate for Maryland state senate District 13-D, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Pierson, Grey — of Arlington, Tarrant County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Pierson, Harold A. — of Morris County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Morris County, 1938-40; member of New Jersey state senate from Morris County, 1941-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Harry G. — of Old Lyme, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Old Lyme, 1917-18; defeated, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Henry J. (b. 1872) — of Lititz, Lancaster County, Pa. Born in Lambertville, Hunterdon County, N.J., August 1, 1872. Republican. Paper manufacturer; banker; member of Pennsylvania state senate 17th District, 1933-40. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Henry R. — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 2nd District, 1866-67; member of New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Isaac (1770-1833) — of Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., August 15, 1770. U.S. Representative from New Jersey at-large, 1827-31. Died in Orange, Essex County, N.J., September 22, 1833 (age 63 years, 38 days). Original interment at Old Burying Ground, Orange, N.J.; reinterment in 1840 at Rosedale Cemetery, Orange, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Matthias Pierson (1734-1809) and Phebe (Nutman) Pierson (1742-1826); married, December 29, 1795, to Nancy Crane (1775-1841); grandfather of Albert Pierson Condit (1829-1901).
  Political families: Condit family of Orange, New Jersey; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pierson, Isaac — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1814-15, 1817-18, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Isaac E. — of Westminster, Carroll County, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Isaac H. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Jabez — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1845-46. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, James H. — of Southampton, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1890-92. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, James T. — of Taylor Mill, Kenton County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 64th District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Pierson, Jason — of Aberdeen, Grays Harbor County, Wash. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Pierson, Jeremiah Halsey (1766-1855) — of New York. Born in New Jersey, 1766. U.S. Representative from New York 3rd District, 1821-23. Died in 1855 (age about 89 years). Interment at Ramapo Cemetery, Ramapo, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pierson, Job (1791-1860) — of Schaghticoke, Rensselaer County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1791. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1831-35. Died in 1860 (age about 69 years). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Troy, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pierson, John — of Cecil County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Cecil County, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, John — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state senate from Gloucester County, 1861-63. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, John — of Branford, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Branford, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, John — of Braxton County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Braxton County, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, John Goodloe Warren — Delegate to Texas Consultation of 1835 from District of Viesca, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, John H. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1928-29. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, John J. — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Pierson, Joseph A. — of Braxton County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Braxton County, 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Joseph L. — of Gloucester County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Gloucester County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Joseph M. — of Hopewell, Mercer County, N.J. Republican. Chair of Mercer County Republican Party, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Pierson, Lawrence L. — Constitution candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Pierson, Leon H. A. — of Maryland. U.S. Attorney for Maryland, 1957-61. Still living as of 1961.
  Pierson, Lucius C. — of Cameron, Steuben County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 2nd District, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Martin E. (born c.1874) — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn.; Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Sweden, about 1874. Republican. Contractor; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bristol, 1913-14. Swedish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Paula Hightower — Democrat. Member of Texas state house of representatives; elected 2006, 2008; defeated, 2010 (93rd District), 2012 (101st District). Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Pierson, Roy H. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Kanawha County Republican Party, 1949-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Samuel F. (born c.1915) — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Born about 1915. Republican. Major in the U.S. Army during World War II; real estate broker; candidate for mayor of Stamford, Conn., 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Silas S. — of Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wayne County 2nd District, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Stuart E. — of Carrollton, Greene County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1908, 1928, 1932; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 20th District, 1938. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Tommie — of Bellefontaine Neighbors, St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Bellefontaine Neighbors, Mo., 2007; member of Missouri state house of representatives 66th District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Pierson, Tru See Truman Pierson
  Pierson, Truman — also known as Tru Pierson — of Hennepin County, Minn. Candidate for Minnesota state senate 33rd District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Vern — of El Dorado Hills, El Dorado County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Pierson, W. R., Jr. — of Braxton County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Braxton County, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, W. S. — of Connecticut. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, Walter — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwich, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, William — of Greene County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Greene County, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, William — of Coldwater, Branch County, Mich. Village president of Coldwater, Michigan, 1843-44. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, William — of Tioga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Tioga County, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Pierson, William J. — of Boyne Falls, Charlevoix County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1920. Burial location unknown.


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