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Powhatan to Prater

POWHATAN (Soundex P350) — See also COWHAM, HATAMIYA, HATANAKA, KAWAHATA, NACHHATAR, POWHATEN, SHATAS, WHATELEY, WHATLEY.

  POWHATAN: See also Powhatan Ellis


POWHATEN (Soundex P350) — See also ATEN, CHATEL, CHATELAIN, CHATER, COWHAM, HATELEY, HATELY, HATER, POWHATAN, WHATELEY, WHATLEY.

  POWHATEN: See also Powhaten Woolridge Maxey


POWIERSKI (Soundex P620) — See also BOWIE, COWIE, HOWIE, HOWIESON, KEDZIERSKI, LIPOWICZ, NOWIE, PAWARSKI, POMIERSKI, POWIS, SIEWIERSKI, SKIERSKI, STOBIERSKI, SWIERS, WIERSBECK, WIERSCH, WIERSKI, WIERSMA.

  Powierski, Elaine Rose — of Michigan. Citizens candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


POWIS (Soundex P200) — See also HOWISON, LIPOWICZ, LOWIS, POWIERSKI, STROWISS.

  POWIS: See also Owen Daniel Young


POWLEDGE (Soundex P432) — See also EDGE, POWLESS.

  POWLEDGE: See also Millard F. Parker


POWLESS (Soundex P420) — See also BOWLES, COWLES, FOWLES, KNOWLES, LAWLESS, LESS, OWLES, POLIS, POLLEYS, POWELS, POWLEDGE, PULIS, PULLIS, ROWLES, SOWLES, TOWLES, VOWLES.

  POWLESS: See also Powless William Lanier
  Powless, Sally — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.


POWNALL (Soundex P540) — See also DOWNARD, KOWNACKI, NALL, PAWNALL, POWNELL, POWNEY.

  Pownall, Hetz See Hetzel S. Pownall
  Pownall, Hetzel S. (1895-1950) — also known as Hetz Pownall — of Moorefield, Hardy County, W.Va. Born in 1895. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate in primary for West Virginia state senate 14th District, 1934; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1948. Died in 1950 (age about 55 years). Interment at Olivet Cemetery, Moorefield, W.Va.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pownall, Joseph D. — of Christiana, Lancaster County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Pownall, Thomas (1722-1805) — Born in 1722. Colonial Governor of Massachusetts, 1757-60. Died in Bath, England, February 25, 1805 (age about 82 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Pownall and Sarah (Burniston) Pownall; married to Harriet Churchill; married 1784 to Hannah (Kennet) Astell.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Pownall, Vincent S. — of Swarthmore, Delaware County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Swarthmore, Pa., 1922-33. Burial location unknown.


POWNELL (Soundex P540) — See also BROWNELL, NELL, POWELL, POWNALL, POWNEY.

  POWNELL: See also Joanne Pownell Powell
  Pownell, Rhonda — of Northfield, Rice County, Minn. Candidate for mayor of Northfield, Minn., 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.


POWNEY (Soundex P500) — See also CLOWNEY, DOWNEY, GROWNEY, LOWNEY, MCELDOWNEY, MULDOWNEY, MULLOWNEY, POINEY, PONY, POWNALL, POWNELL.

  Powney, Ruth D. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.


POWRIE (Soundex P600) — See also BOWRING, LAWRIE, LOWRIE, NEWRIE, POREE, PORRY, POWROZNIK, PURI.

  POWRIE: See also Karl Harold Phillip LeVander
  Powrie, S. M. — of Bangor Township, Bay County, Mich. Candidate for supervisor of Bangor Township, Bay County, Michigan, 1921. Burial location unknown.


POWROZNIK (Soundex P625) — See also BOWRON, KOZNICK, POWRIE, PROVAZNIK, RAZNIKOV, RZEZNIKIEWICZ, SKOWRONSKI, WOZNAK, WOZNIAK, ZADROZNY.

  Powroznik, Martin — of Illinois. Progressive. National Progressive candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois at-large, 1934. Burial location unknown.


POXSON (Soundex P250) — See also BROXSON, COXSON, PAXON, PAXSON, POSSON, ROXSON, WICOXSON, WILCOXSON.

  POXSON: See also Satie Poxson Bateman


POYANT (Soundex P530) — See also BOYAN, BOYANA, COYAN, NOROYAN, PAYANT, PAYTON, PINNT, POINT, PONTE, PUENTE, PUNT, SAROYAN, STOYAN, YANT.

  Poyant, Maurice J. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


POYDASHEFF (Soundex P321) — See also BOYDA, DASH, DASHAIRYA, DASHEFSKY, DASHER, DASHIELL, DASHILL, DUDASH, HOUDASHELL, KARDASHIAN, POYDRAS, SHEFF, SHEFFER, SHEFFEY, SHEFFIE, SHEFFIELD, SHEFFLOT.

  Poydasheff, Bob See Robert Poydasheff
  Poydasheff, Robert — also known as Bob Poydasheff — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Mayor of Columbus, Ga., 2003-. Still living as of 2004.


POYDRAS (Soundex P362) — See also BROYDRICK, PEDRAZA, PEDROSO, PEDROZA, POWDERS, POYDASHEFF, SMYDRA, WYDRA.

  Poydras, Julien de Lallande (1740-1824) — of Louisiana. Born in France, April 3, 1740. Delegate to U.S. Congress from Orleans Territory, 1809. Died June 14, 1824 (age 84 years, 72 days). Original interment at Old St. Francis Cemetery, Pointe Coupee Parish, La.; reinterment at Poydras High School Grounds, New Roads, La.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


POYER (Soundex P600) — See also BOYER, FOYER, PAYER, POOR, POORE, PORE, PORR, POWER, PURR, ROYER.

  Poyer, Emmet C. — of Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Poyer, John Martin (1861-1922) — also known as John M. Poyer — of Washington, D.C. Born in 1861. U.S. Navy commander; Governor of American Samoa; received the Navy Cross for protecting American Samoa from the 1918 influenza epidemic. Died in Washington, D.C., May 12, 1922 (age about 60 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Emma Porter (niece of Horace Porter (1837-1921)).
  Political family: Lincoln-Lee family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


POYNEER (Soundex P560) — See also BRONEER, CANEER, ENGINEER, GAUDINEER, JAYNEE, MCNEER, MINEER, NEER, PIONEER, POINIER, POYNOR, POYNTER, POYNTON, POYNTZ, PUNER, SNEER.

  Poyneer, Alfred N. — of Iowa. Lieutenant Governor of Iowa, 1890-92. Burial location unknown.


POYNOR (Soundex P560) — See also GAYNOR, HAYNOR, KAYNOR, MAYNOR, POYNEER, POYNTER, POYNTON, POYNTZ, RAYNOR, TRAYNOR, TREYNOR.

  Poynor, Jay See W. J. Poynor, Sr.
  Poynor, W. J., Sr. — also known as Jay Poynor — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 81st District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.


POYNTER (Soundex P536) — See also BOYNTON, JOYNT, PAINTER, PANETHIERE, PANTER, PAYNTER, PINTAR, PINTER, POINTER, POYNEER, POYNOR, POYNTON, POYNTZ, WYNTER, YNTEMA.

  Poynter, Bill — of Texarkana, Miller County, Ark. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1964, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Poynter, Columbus Corbin (1880-1950) — also known as Lum Poynter — of London, Laurel County, Ky. Born in 1880. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1936. Died January 2, 1950 (age about 69 years). Interment at A.R. Dyche Memorial Park, London, Ky.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Poynter, D. Orr — of Montpelier, Bear Lake County, Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Poynter, John J. — of Pleasants County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Pleasants County, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Poynter, Kenneth A. — of Harper Woods, Wayne County, Mich. Mayor of Harper Woods, Mich., 2001-05. Still living as of 2005.
  Poynter, Lum See Columbus Corbin Poynter
  Poynter, Orr See D. Orr Poynter
  Poynter, William Amos (1848-1909) — also known as William A. Poynter — of Albion, Boone County, Neb. Born May 29, 1848. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1885; member of Nebraska state senate, 1891; Governor of Nebraska, 1899-1901. While making a speech, in the Nebraska State Capitol, was stricken by apoplexy, and died soon after, in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb., April 5, 1909 (age 60 years, 311 days). Interment at Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Neb.


POYNTON (Soundex P535) — See also BAYNTON, BOYNTON, JOYNT, LYNTON, PANTIN, PENTON, PONTIN, PONTON, POUNTAIN, POYNEER, POYNOR, POYNTER, POYNTZ, TAYNTON, TAYNTOR.

  Poynton, George J. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Veterans' Victory candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 13th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


POYNTZ (Soundex P532) — See also BOYNTON, EPENETUS, JOYNT, PANTS, PENTZ, POINTS, PONTIOUS, PONTIUS, PONTZ, POYNEER, POYNOR, POYNTER, POYNTON.

  Poyntz, C. P. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Poyntz, Juliet Stuart — also known as Juliet S. Poyntz — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1924; Workers candidate for New York state comptroller, 1926; Workers candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 17th District, 1927; Workers candidate for New York state attorney general, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.


POYSELL (Soundex P240) — See also BOYSE, BOYSEN, COLPOYS, HYSELL, KYSELLA, MAYSEL, MAYSELLES, MOYSE, MOYSES, POLLEYS, POSLEY, PUCEL, ROYSE, SELL, SLEPOY.

  POYSELL: See also Andrew Poysell Ireland


POYTHRESS (Soundex P362) — See also HUMPHRESS, PETRIS, PETROSS, PETRUS, POITRAS, THRESHER, UMPHRESS.

  Poythress, David (b. 1943) — Born in Macon, Bibb County, Ga., October 24, 1943. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War; secretary of state of Georgia, 1979-83; appointed 1979; Georgia commissioner of labor; elected 1992, 1994; candidate in primary for Governor of Georgia, 1998, 2010. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Still living as of 2010.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail


POZEN (Soundex P250) — See also CAPOZZI, CAPOZZOLI, COZENS, GOZEN, LOZEN, MOZENA, PASAYAN, PASON, PASSION, PASSON, PAWSON, PAYSON, POISON, POSEN, POSSON, POZZUOLI, RAPOZO, SKOZEN, VOZENILEK, WOZENCRAFT.

  Pozen, Walter — of Maplewood, Essex County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


POZZUOLI (Soundex P240) — See also AZUOLA, BOZZUFFI, BOZZUTO, CAPOZZI, CAPOZZOLI, KAZUO, POZEN, RAPOZO, WUOLIKAINEN.

  Pozzuoli, Edward J. — of Weston, Broward County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


PRA (Soundex P600) — See also ARP, PARR, PRAY, PRO, PRY, RAAP, RAPP.

  Pra, Richard — American candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.


PRACHT (Soundex P623) — See also BRACHT, BRACHTENBACH, EILBRACHT, ELLEBRACHT, MEULENGRACHT, PACHT, PARKET, PARTCH, PRICHETT, PRICHETTE, PRICKETT, PRICKITT, PURKITT, TRACHTENBERG.

  Pracht, C. Frederick See Charles Frederick Pracht
  Pracht, Charles Frederick (1880-1950) — also known as C. Frederick Pracht — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Pitman, Schuylkill County, Pa., October 20, 1880. Republican. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 5th District, 1943-45; defeated, 1944; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944. Member, Freemasons; Shriners. Died in 1950 (age about 69 years). Interment at Lawnview Cemetery, Rockledge, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pracht, Frederick See Charles Frederick Pracht
  Pracht, John Christopher IV — of Anderson County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 6th District, 1981-82. Still living as of 1982.


PRADA (Soundex P630) — See also PARADA, PRADAT, PRADO, PRADY, PRATA, PREIADO, PRIDDY, PRUDY, RADA.

  PRADA: See also Carlos Garcia Prada


PRADAT (Soundex P633) — See also LADATO, PRADA.

  Pradat, Louis E. — of Pass Christian, Harrison County, Miss. Republican. Postmaster at Pass Christian, Miss., 1865-69. Burial location unknown.


PRADEL (Soundex P634) — See also ABRADELLA, ADEL, BRADELY, DRAPEL, FRADEL, GRADELLE, GUERRADELAVEGA, HRADEL, LAPRADE, LEPPARD, PEDLAR, PRADERVAND, PRADILLO, PRUDLOW, RADEL.

  Pradel, A. George — of Naperville, DuPage County, Ill. Mayor of Naperville, Ill., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Pradel, George See A. George Pradel


PRADERVAND (Soundex P636) — See also BRADER, BRADERMAN, CERVANTES, CRADER, DERVALL, DICKBRADER, ERVAN, FORADER, HARKRADER, LAPRADE, PERVANANZE, PRADEL, RADER, SCHRADER, SERVANT, SHRADER, STRADER, TRADER, VANDERVALK.

  PRADERVAND: See also Albert Pradervand Ruerat


PRADILLO (Soundex P634) — See also BADILLO, CADILLAC, CEDILLO, DELGADILLO, DILLON, DILLOW, ESTERDILLO, ESTUDILLO, MADILL, PADILLA, PRADEL, PRUDLOW, SADILEK, SEDILLO.

  Pradillo, August Edward — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Honorary Consul for Latvia in New Orleans, La., 1935-50; Honorary Consul for Paraguay in New Orleans, La., 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PRADO (Soundex P630) — See also DELPRADO, PADRO, PARDO, PRADA, PRADY, PRATO, PREIADO, PRIDDY, PRUDY, RADO.

  Prado, Edward C. — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Texas, 1981-84. Still living as of 1984.
  Prado, Humberto — of Hammond, Lake County, Ind. Republican. Candidate in primary for mayor of Hammond, Ind., 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Prado, Marta — of Hollywood, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Prado, Miguel I. — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 12th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Prado, Raul — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 117th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Prado, Samuel — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


PRADY (Soundex P630) — See also BRADY, FRADY, GRADY, PRADA, PRADO, PRAY, PREIADO, PRIDDY, PRUDY.

  Prady, Bill (b. 1960) — of Encino, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., June 7, 1960. Democrat. Writer and producer for television sitcoms, including Dharma & Gregg and Good Morning Miami; 1990 Emmy Award nominee; candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  See also Internet Movie Database profile


PRAECHTER (Soundex P623) — See also BAECHLE, BAECHOTEL, BRAECKLEIN, DAECHECK, DECHTEREVA, DUERRWAECHTER, FECHTER, GRAECEN, PAECHT, PRAEGER, PRAESENT, PRECHTER, PROCTER, PROCTOR, SCHECHTER, WAECHTER, WECHTER, WEILBAECHER.

  Praechter, Harry C. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Merchant; member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 2nd District, 1927-32; defeated, 1940. Burial location unknown.


PRAEGER (Soundex P626) — See also BRAEGGER, DRAEGER, EGER, KRAEGE, PRAECHTER, PRAESENT, PRAGER, SCHRAEGER, TRAEGER.

  Praeger, Otto — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Washington, D.C., 1914-15. Burial location unknown.
  Praeger, Sandy — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Republican. Member of Kansas state senate 2nd District; elected 2000. Still living as of 2000.


PRAESENT (Soundex P625) — See also GRAESER, GUIMARAES, PATTERSEN, PRAECHTER, PRAEGER, PRESENT, RAESE, RAESLY.

  PRAESENT: See also Charles August Ficke


PRAG (Soundex P620) — See also BRAG, PEREGOY, PERRIGO, PERUGGI, PIERGUE, PRAGER, PRAGUE, PRANG, PRAX, PRAY, PREEG, PRIGG, SPRAGG, SPRAGGINS, SPRAGGON, SPRAGINS, SPRAGUE.

  PRAG: See also Florence Prag Kahn
  Prag, Florence See Florence Prag Kahn


PRAGER (Soundex P626) — See also AGER, BARAGER, BONTRAGER, DRAGER, GRAPER, PRAEGER, PRAG, PRAGUE, PRANGER, RAGER, SHRAGER, SPRAGG, SPRAGGINS, SPRAGGON, SPRAGINS, SPRAGUE, STUHLTRAGER, TRAGER.

  PRAGER: See also Prager Miller
  Prager, John — Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 28th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.


PRAGUE (Soundex P620) — See also AGUE, FRAGUELA, MORAGUES, PEREGOY, PERRIGO, PERUGGI, PIERGUE, PRAG, PRAGER, PREEG, PRIGG, RAGUET, SPRAGG, SPRAGGINS, SPRAGGON, SPRAGINS, SPRAGUE.

  Prague, Edith G. — of Columbia, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Social worker; school teacher; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1990; member of Connecticut state senate 19th District, 1995-. Female. Still living as of 2010.
  Prague, William Henry (1867-1935) — also known as William H. Prague — of Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto County, Tex.; Lewisville, Denton County, Tex. Born in Parker County, Tex., November 18, 1867. Carpenter; hotel manager; mayor of Lewisville, Tex., 1931-32. Died in Aubrey, Denton County, Tex., February 17, 1935 (age 67 years, 91 days). Interment at Springtown Cemetery, Springtown, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of John Grant Prague (1835-1912) and Mariah Louisa 'Marie' (Vardy) Prague (1840-1918); married, August 12, 1896, to Ethel Gertrude Ballard (1875-1965); second cousin twice removed of James McDowell (1795-1851).
  Political families: Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Benton family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


PRAIS (Soundex P620) — See also PAIS, PARIS, PARRIS, PARSI, PISAR, PRAISEWATER, PRAISS, PRAISWATER, PRATS, PREIS, SAPIR.

  Prais, Frank A. — of Belleville, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Belleville, Mich., 1946-57 (acting, 1946-49). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PRAISEWATER (Soundex P623) — See also BRIDGEWATER, DEWATERS, FRAISER, HEWAT, HEWATT, JANISEWSKI, PRAIS, PRAISS, PRAISWATER, RAISER, RINEWATT, ROSEWATER, SEWAK, SEWALL, SEWARD, SEWARDS, VANDEWATER, WISEWELL.

  Praisewater, George W. — of Andrew County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Andrew County, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.


PRAISS (Soundex P620) — See also AISSATA, CAISSE, CHAISSON, PARIS, PARRIS, PARSI, PISAR, PRAIS, PRAISEWATER, PRAISWATER, PREISS, SAPIR, WAISS.

  Praiss, Edward — of Camden, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Postmaster at Camden, N.J., 1945-64 (acting, 1945-46). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


PRAISWATER (Soundex P623) — See also GRISWALD, NEISWANGER, NISWANDER, PRAIS, PRAISEWATER, PRAISS, SWATERS, SWATHEL, SWATI, SWATKA, SWATZLANDER, WISWALL.

  Praiswater, John W. — of Nodaway County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Nodaway County, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.


PRALL (Soundex P640) — See also GRALL, PALL, PRALLE.

  Prall, Abraham — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Prall, Abraham A. — of Oswego, Oswego County, N.Y. Village president of Oswego, New York, 1840, 1842. Burial location unknown.
  Prall, Anning Smith (1870-1937) — also known as Anning S. Prall — of West New Brighton, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y.; Westerleigh, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born in Port Richmond, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y., September 17, 1870. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1923-35; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924, 1928 (alternate), 1932 (alternate), 1936 (alternate); Honest Government candidate for borough president of Richmond, New York, 1933; member, Federal Communications Commission, 1935-37; died in office 1937; chair, Federal Communications Commission, 1935-37; died in office 1937. Christian Reformed. Died in Boothbay Harbor, Lincoln County, Maine, July 23, 1937 (age 66 years, 309 days). Interment at Moravian Cemetery, New Dorp, Staten Island, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Prall, Benjamin P. — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Richmond County, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Prall, Edwin S. — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Republican. Mayor of Paterson, N.J., 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Prall, Horace Griggs (1881-1951) — also known as Horace G. Prall — of Lambertville, Hunterdon County, N.J. Born near Ringoes, Hunterdon County, N.J., March 6, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1926-27; member of New Jersey state senate from Hunterdon County, 1928-36; Governor of New Jersey, 1935; common pleas court judge in New Jersey, 1937-42. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Grange. Died in Trenton, Mercer County, N.J., April 23, 1951 (age 70 years, 48 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: First cousin thrice removed of John Manners (1786-1853).
  Political family: Manners-Prall family of Trenton, New Jersey.
  Prall, Ichabod — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1809-10. Burial location unknown.
  Prall, Thomas — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1816-17. Burial location unknown.
  Prall, William — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1884. Burial location unknown.


PRALLE (Soundex P640) — See also ALLE, ALPER, APPLER, CRALLE, PALER, PEARL, PERLA, PRALL, RAPLEE, RAPPEL.

  PRALLE: See also C. Pralle Erni


PRAMEELA (Soundex P654) — See also ALAMEEL, EMEEL, LARAMEE, MEELY, PARMALEE, PARMELE, PARMELEE, PARMELY, PARMLEE, PARMLEY, PARMLY, PERMILIA.

  PRAMEELA: See also Prameela R. Bartholomeusz


PRANG (Soundex P652) — See also BRANG, PANG, PRAG, PRANGE, PRANGEN, PRANGER, PRANGLEY, PRANK, PRING, PRINGEY, PRONG, SPRANGER.

  Prang, Jeffrey — of California. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


PRANGE (Soundex P652) — See also ANGE, GRANGE, PENGRA, PRANG, PRANGEN, PRANGER, PRANGLEY, PRING, PRINGEY, PRONG, RANGE, SPRANGER.

  Prange, Claire G. — of Pleasantville, Marion County, Iowa. Republican. Candidate for Iowa state house of representatives from Marion County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Prange, Louis H. (d. 1957) — of near Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan County, Wis. Born in Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan County, Wis. Republican. Farmer; member of Wisconsin state senate 20th District, 1953-57; died in office 1957. Died August 19, 1957. Burial location unknown.
  Prange, Phil — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Prange, Robert L. — of St. Louis County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state senate 14th District; elected 1966; candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


PRANGEN (Soundex P652) — See also PRANG, PRANGE, PRANGER, PRANGLEY, SPRANGER.

  Prangen, Richard M. — of Hornell, Steuben County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Hornell, N.Y., 1907-09; member of New York state assembly from Steuben County 2nd District, 1915-18. Burial location unknown.
  Prangen, William H. — of Hornell, Steuben County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904; postmaster at Hornell, N.Y., 1915-16. Burial location unknown.


PRANGER (Soundex P652) — See also ANGER, BARRANGER, BRANGERS, GRANGER, PRAGER, PRANG, PRANGE, PRANGEN, PRANGLEY, RANGER, SPRANGER, TRANGER.

  Pranger, Robert J. — of Cadillac, Wexford County, Mich. Mayor of Cadillac, Mich., 1976-79. Still living as of 1979.


PRANGLEY (Soundex P652) — See also CRANGLE, LANGLEY, PFRANGLE, PRANG, PRANGE, PRANGEN, PRANGER, PRINGLE, SPRANGER.

  Prangley, Mary K. — of Hyattsville, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Mayor of Hyattsville, Md., 1995-99; Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1999.


PRANK (Soundex P652) — See also BRANK, FRANK, KRPAN, PERNICI, PERNICK, PIORNACK, PIRNACK, PRANG, PRINC, PRINCI, PRONICH, RANK.

  PRANK: See also Prank P. Helm


PRANN (Soundex P650) — See also BRANN, PREEN, PREHN, PRINE, PRUYN, PRYNE, RANN.

  Prann, Robert Richard — of San Juan, San Juan Municipio, Puerto Rico. Honorary Vice-Consul for Sweden in San Juan, P.R., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Prann, Winthrop J. — of Centerbrook, Essex, Middlesex County, Conn. Postmaster at Centerbrook, Conn., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.


PRANSPILL (Soundex P652) — See also ANSPACH, HOTMANSPERGER, RANSPACH, SPILL, SPILLANE, SPILLAR, SPILLE, SPILLER, SPILLERS, SPILLINGER, SPILLIOS, SPILLMAN, SPILLSON.

  Pranspill, Andrew — of Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 1st District, 1920. Burial location unknown.


PRASAD (Soundex P623) — See also ASAD, CASADA, CASADAY, CASADO, CASADY, CERASALE, DEBAPRASAD, KOPPRASCH, PARZADIA, PERASA, PRASCHAK, PRECIADO, TERRASA, ZASADNY.

  Prasad, Ananda S. — of Orchard Lake, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Physician; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


PRASCHAK (Soundex P622) — See also BARASCH, BRASCH, BRASCHI, BRASCHLER, DEBAPRASAD, FLEISCHAKER, GERASCH, JASCHA, KOPPRASCH, KOSCHAK, KRASCHEL, KURRASCH, MASCHAL, MISCHAK, PASCHAL, PASCHALL, PRASAD, RASCH, RASCHKO, SCHAKOWSKY.

  Praschak, Andrew L. — of Guaynabo, Guaynabo Municipio, Puerto Rico. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


PRAT (Soundex P630) — See also BRAT, KAPRAT, PRATA, PRATER, PRATHER, PRATIMA, PRATLEY, PRATO, PRATS, PRATT, PRATTE, TRAP, TRAPP.

  Prat, W. J. — of Whatcom (now part of Bellingham), Whatcom County, Wash. Mayor of Whatcom, Wash., 1890. Burial location unknown.


PRATA (Soundex P630) — See also PERATA, PRADA, PRAT, PRATO, PREETA, PRETTIE, PRETTY, PRIETO, PROTO, PROUGHTY, PROUTY.

  Prata, Joseph A. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Bronx County 9th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.


PRATER (Soundex P636) — See also BRATER, CRATER, DEPRATER, FRATER, LOPRATE, PEARTREE, PERTER, PORTER, PORTERIE, PRAT, PRATHER, PROTHERO, PROTTER, PROYTER, RAPPERT, STRATER, TRAPPER.

  Prater, Diana L. — of Gwinn, Marquette County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984. Female. Still living as of 1984.
  Prater, Jeff See William Jeff Prater
  Prater, Wesley Ewell (b. 1934) — also known as Wesley E. Prater — of Ypsilanti Township, Washtenaw County, Mich.; York Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Floyd County, Ky., April 27, 1934. Democrat. Supervisor of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, 1988-96; defeated in primary, 1996; Washtenaw County Commissioner, 2001-06, 2009-12. Still living as of 2019.
  Relatives: Son of Sherman Prater (1898-1980) and Molly (Sparks) Prater (1903-1997); third cousin twice removed of William Jeff Prater; fourth cousin once removed of Herman Otis Maxey (1871-1935).
  Political family: Prater family of Kentucky.
  Prater, William Jeff (c.1850-1920) — also known as Jeff Prater — of Salyersville, Magoffin County, Ky. Born in Kentucky, about 1850. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1896. Died in 1920 (age about 70 years). Interment at Blue Grass Cemetery, Salyersville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Jilson P. Prater (1823-1866) and Cynthia (Adams) Prater; married to Elizabeth May (1853-1939); second cousin once removed of Herman Otis Maxey; third cousin twice removed of Wesley Ewell Prater (1934-).
  Political family: Prater family of Kentucky.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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