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Porter, S to T

PORTER (Soundex P636) — See also DEPORTER, PARKERORPORTER, PEARTREE, PERTER, PORIER, PORSTER, PORT, PORTE, PORTEN, PORTERFIELD, PORTERIE, PRATER, PRATHER, PROTHERO, PROTTER, PROYTER, SHEA-PORTER.

  Porter, Samuel L. (b. 1869) — of Amesbury, Essex County, Mass. Born in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, November 10, 1869. Republican. Merchant; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives First Essex District, 1904-06. Burial location unknown.
  Porter, Samuel Quincy — also known as Samuel Q. Porter — of Unionville, Farmington, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Connecticut, 1860. Interment at Hillside Cemetery, Unionville, Farmington, Conn.
  Porter, Sanford L. — of West Oldtown, Old Town, Penobscot County, Maine. Postmaster at West Oldtown, Maine, 1893-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Porter, Shelley — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Porter, Solomon — of Michigan. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 6th District, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Porter, Stephen — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Porter, Stephen Geyer (1869-1930) — also known as Stephen G. Porter — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born near Salem, Columbiana County, Ohio, May 18, 1869. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1911-30 (29th District 1911-23, 32nd District 1923-30); died in office 1930. Died in 1930 (age about 61 years). Interment at Highwood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  Relatives: Married, April 11, 1895, to Elizabeth Foster Remaley (1871-1919).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Porter, Steven — of Wattsburg, Amity Township, Erie County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Porter, Steven — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 3rd District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Porter, Steven S. — of Wellesley, Norfolk County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Porter, Steven Y. — of North Carolina. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Porter, T. R. — of Nebraska. Democrat. Candidate for Governor of Nebraska, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Porter, Thomas (1734-1833) — of Tinmouth, Rutland County, Vt. Born in Farmington, Hartford County, Conn., February 14, 1734. Justice of Vermont state supreme court, 1783-85. Died May 30, 1833 (age 99 years, 105 days). Burial location unknown.
  Porter, Thomas C. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Porter, Thomas F. (b. 1847) — of Lynn, Essex County, Mass. Born in Paradise, Nova Scotia, October 30, 1847. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twelfth Essex District, 1890; member of Massachusetts state senate First Essex District, 1902-03; mayor of Lynn, Mass., 1908-09. Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Porter, Timothy — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Porter, Timothy H. (died c.1840) — of Olean, Cattaraugus County, N.Y. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Member of New York state assembly, 1815-17, 1838, 1840 (Allegany and Steuben counties 1815-17, Cattaraugus County 1838, 1840); county judge in New York, 1817-20; member of New York state senate 8th District, 1823, 1828-31; U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1825-27. Died near Olean, Cattaraugus County, N.Y., about 1840. Interment at Mt. View Cemetery, Olean, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Porter, Todd — of Mandan, Morton County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


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