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Pooler to Popadiuk

POOLER (Soundex P460) — See also CLAYPOOL, COOLER, HARPOOL, LOOPER, LOPER, OLER, OPLER, PEELOR, POEHLER, POLLER, POOL, POOLE, POOLEY, POOLMAN, PORELL, PULLER, SCHOOLER, SPOOLER, TEPOOL, VANDERPOOL, VANPOOL, WOOLERY.

  Pooler, Clayton See J. Clayton Pooler
  Pooler, J. Clayton — of DeKalb, DeKalb County, Ill. Mayor of DeKalb, Ill., 1954-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pooler, Mabel Leigh H. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pooler, Rosemary S. — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984, 1988 (alternate); candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 27th District, 1986, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.


POOLEY (Soundex P400) — See also CLAYPOOL, COOLEY, DOOLEY, GOOLEY, HARPOOL, HOOLEY, OLEY, POLLEY, POLLY, POOL, POOLE, POOLER, POOLMAN, PULIA, PULLEY, PULLIA, SCHOOLEY, SPOOLER, TEPOOL, TOOLEY, VANDERPOOL, VANPOOL, WOOLEY, WOOLEYHAN, WOOLEYHAND.

  POOLEY: See also Alvin Tolliver West
  Pooley, Charles A. (b. 1854) — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., November 17, 1854. Republican. Lawyer; attorney for New York Central and Hudson River Railroad; Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1911-24. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Pooley and Mary A. (Menary) Pooley; married, June 4, 1884, to Carrie Adams.
  Pooley, Ida I. — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pooley, Robert P. — U.S. Consul in Sierra Leone, as of 1897; SAINT Helena, as of 1898-1905. Burial location unknown.
  Pooley, Robie — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1989. Still living as of 1989.
  Pooley, Van Rensselaer — of Darien, Fairfield County, Conn. First selectman of Darien, Connecticut, 1907-08, 1910. Burial location unknown.


POOLMAN (Soundex P455) — See also APPLEMAN, BOLMAN, CLAYPOOL, COLMAN, COOLMAN, DOLMAN, HARPOOL, HOLMAN, KOOLMAN, MCCOLMAN, OLMAN, PELLMAN, PLEMON, PLOWMAN, PLYMON, POHLMAN, POOL, POOLE, POOLER, POOLEY, PULLMAN, SCHOOLMASTER, SCHOOLMEESTERS, SPOOLER, TEPOOL, TOLMAN, VANDERPOOL, VANPOOL, WOOLMAN.

  Poolman, James A. (born c.1970) — also known as Jim Poolman — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, N.Dak. Born about 1970. Republican. North Dakota insurance commissioner, 2004; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 2004, 2008 (alternate). Still living as of 2008.
  Poolman, Jim See James A. Poolman


POOR (Soundex P600) — See also FOOR, POORE, POORMAN, POORTENGA, PORE, PORR, POYER, PRO, PURR, ROOP, ROPP, SPOOR.

  Poor, B. W. — of Dubuque, Dubuque County, Iowa. Circuit judge in Iowa 9th District, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Poor, Charles L. — of Eaton County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Eaton County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Poor, Clarence O. — of Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Belfast, Maine, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Poor, George H. — of Andover, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Poor, Gerald — of Muncie, Delaware County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Poor, Henry Varnum (1914-1972) — also known as Henry V. Poor — Born in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., January 7, 1914. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Vice Consul in Montreal, as of 1938; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1950. Died in October, 1972 (age 58 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Varnum Poor (1880-1931) and Ruth (Ashmore) Poor (1884-1935); married to Elizabeth C. Durham (1909-1946); married, May 9, 1947, to Elizabeth Putnam Neal (1912-1990); great-grandson of Dwight Townsend (1826-1899).
  Political family: Woodhull family of New York City, New York.
  Poor, Nathan H. (b. 1840) — of Danvers, Essex County, Mass. Born in South Danvers (now Peabody), Essex County, Mass., April 14, 1840. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Tenth Essex District, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Poor, Noyes — of Goffstown, Hillsborough County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 3rd District, 1847-49. Burial location unknown.
  Poor Richard: See Benjamin Franklin
  Poor, Ron — of Anthony, Harper County, Kan. Republican. Chair of Harper County Republican Party, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Poor, Tom — of Olathe, Johnson County, Kan. Mayor of Olathe, Kan., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


POORE (Soundex P600) — See also PERO, POOR, POORMAN, POORTENGA, PORE, POREE, PORR, POYER, PURR, SPOOR.

  POORE: See also Albert Douglass Ayres
  Poore, Alfred W. — of Goffstown, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Goffstown, 1956; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Goffstown; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Poore, Floyd G. — of Kentucky. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 4th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Poore, J. R. — of Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Poore, Leland H. — of Webbs Mills, Casco, Cumberland County, Maine. Democrat. Member of Maine state house of representatives from Cumberland County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Poore, Meshea La'Shawn — also known as Meshea Poore — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 2008; member of West Virginia state house of delegates; elected 2010, 2012. Female. African ancestry. Still living as of 2012.
  Poore, Richard B. — of Belton, Anderson County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Belton, S.C., 1924-33 (acting, 1924-25). Burial location unknown.
  Poore, Robert B. — of Appomattox County, Va. Member of Virginia state house of delegates from Appomattox County, 1869-71. Burial location unknown.
  See also Virginia House History
  Poore, Tunney See W. E. Poore
  Poore, W. E. — also known as Tunney Poore — of Paducah, McCracken County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky railroad commissioner 1st District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Poore, William Jennings — also known as William J. Poore — of Hartly, Kent County, Del. Democrat. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 4th District, 1933-34; member of Delaware state senate from Kent County 2nd District, 1937-40; defeated, 1944. Burial location unknown.


POORMAN (Soundex P655) — See also BOORMAN, DOORMAN, MOORMAN, MOORMANN, ORMAN, PARMAN, PARMON, PEARMAN, PERMIN, PIERMAN, POOR, POORE, POORTENGA, PURMAN, SPOOR.

  Poorman, A. J. — of Fairfield, Wayne County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Poorman, Andrew J. — of Vienna, Johnson County, Ill. Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Poorman, Charles E. — of Canton, Stark County, Ohio. Mayor of Canton, Ohio, 1918-19. Burial location unknown.
  Poorman, Christian L. (d. 1907) — of Ohio. Secretary of state of Ohio, 1891-93. Died in 1907. Interment at Union Cemetery, Bellaire, Ohio.
  Poorman, Edward F. — of Mattoon, Coles County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 19th District, 1920, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Poorman, Elizabeth L. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 20th District, 1922. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Poorman, Lester S. — of Lock Haven, Clinton County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Lock Haven, Pa., 1965-68 (acting, 1965-67). Still living as of 1968.


POORTENGA (Soundex P635) — See also FORTEN, FORTENBAUGH, FORTENBERRY, HORTENSTINE, MORTEN, MORTENSEN, MORTENSON, ORTEN, POOR, POORE, POORMAN, PORTEN, SCHORTEN, SHORTEN, SPOOR, VANDERPORTEN, WESTENGAARD, WETTENGAL, WORTENDYKE.

  Poortenga, Stephanie — of Woodland, Barry County, Mich. U.S. Taxpayers candidate for Michigan state board of education, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.


POOS (Soundex P200) — See also BOOS, FOOS, POOSER, POSE, POSS, PROOS, ROOS, SOPP, SPOO.

  Poos, Omer — of Hillsboro, Montgomery County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1936 (alternate), 1940 (member, Credentials Committee), 1956 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


POOSER (Soundex P260) — See also BOOSER, HOOSER, KOOSER, OSER, PASOUR, PEISER, PEYSER, PISAR, PIZARRO, PIZER, POOS, PORES, POUSER, ROPES, SOPER, SPERO, SPORE, SROPE, VANHOOSER.

  Pooser, William W. — of Apalachicola, Franklin County, Fla. Vice-Consul for Argentina in Apalachicola, Fla., 1910-31. Burial location unknown.


POOVEY (Soundex P100) — See also BOVEY, COVEY, DOVEY, HOVEY, KOVEY, NOVEY, OVEY, PAIVA, PAV, PAVEY, PAVIA, PEAVEY, PEAVY, POVAH, POVEY, ROVEY.

  Poovey, Kirt — Candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1994 (Republican primary), 1998 (U.S. Taxpayers). Still living as of 1998.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Poovey, Ted A. — of North Carolina. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 10th District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.


POP (Soundex P100) — See also GOP, OPP, POPE, POPP.

  Pop: See Glenn Walter Gainer — C. R. Sullivan — Rufus Lee Dial — John Walter Farley


POPA (Soundex P100) — See also PAPA, PAPY, PEPPY, PIPPA, PIPPY, POEPOE, POPADIUK, POPE, POPPY, PUPPIO, ROPA.

  Popa, Wesley, Jr. — of St. Clair County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from St. Clair County, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


POPADIUK (Soundex P132) — See also CLAUDIUS, FRESTADIUS, GRYNIUK, HLUCHANIUK, HRYCIUK, PADIERMOS, PADILLA, PADIN, POPA, PROCIUK, SARDIUS, SPADING.

  Popadiuk, Roman (b. 1950) — of New York. Born in 1950. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, 1992-93. Still living as of 1993.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


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