PoliticalGraveyard.com
The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
Index to Politicians

Pugh

PUGH (Soundex P200) — See also BUGH, PAUGH, PEW, POE, POO, POU, POWE, PRUGH, PUAA, PUGHE, RUGH, WARD-PUGH.

  PUGH: See also George Statton Aldhizer II — William Vincent Allen — Charlton Reid Beattie — William M. Beekman — Pugh Dungan — Whitmell Pugh Martin — Charles Nelson Sparks — Tina Ward-Pugh
  Pugh, A. D. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 6th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, A. J. — of Clay County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Clay County, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Albert R. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 2nd District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Ann — of South Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Democrat. Social worker; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 2001. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Pugh, Bland A. (1893-1972) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in 1893. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 5th District, 1926; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 15th District, 1932; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935 (Democratic primary), 1941 (primary). Died in 1972 (age about 79 years). Interment at Michigan Memorial Park, Huron Township, Wayne County, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pugh, Bob — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 58th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Pugh, Brinley See H. Brinley Pugh
  Pugh, Catherine — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Pugh, Charles A. — of Blacksburg, Montgomery County, Va. Republican. Postmaster at Blacksburg, Va., 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Clarence R. — of Wanchese, Dare County, N.C.; Elizabeth City, Pasquotank County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1908, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Clarence R. — of Reno, Washoe County, Nev. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1936 (alternate), 1940 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Courtni — of South Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Pugh, Creighton — of DeRidder, Beauregard Parish, La. Mayor of DeRidder, La., 1978-86. Still living as of 1986.
  Pugh, Dameron — of Hyde County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate from Hyde County, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, David (1807-1899) — of Hampshire County, W.Va. Born in 1807. Delegate to Virginia secession convention, 1861; member of West Virginia state senate 11th District, 1877-80. Died in 1899 (age about 92 years). Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, David F. — of Tyler County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Tyler County, 1875-76. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, David G. — of Rock Hill, York County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Dorothy — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Pugh, Ed See Edward W. Pugh
  Pugh, Edward — of Norfolk, Va. Mayor of Norfolk, Va., 1746-47. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Edward W. — also known as Ed Pugh — of Wamego, Pottawatomie County, Kan. Republican. Member of Kansas state senate 1st District; elected 2000; chair of Pottawatomie County Republican Party, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
Emmett Pugh Pugh, Emmett S. III — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Mayor of Beckley, W.Va., 1988-2013. In April 2012, he was accused, in two complaints filed with the West Virginia Ethics Commission, of accepting improper gifts, including shares of development firms, in return for free use of city resources; without admitting guilt, he agreed to retire as mayor, and repay the cost of the investigation. Still living as of 2014.
  Image source: The State Journal, April 4, 2012
  Pugh, George Ellis (1822-1876) — also known as George E. Pugh — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Ohio, 1822. Democrat. Ohio state attorney general, 1852-54; U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1855-61; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1860. Died in 1876 (age about 54 years). Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pugh, George H. — of Darlington, Darlington County, S.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, George W. — of Olmsted County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 10, 1877. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, H. Brinley — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Morgantown, W.Va., 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, H. D. See Hananiah Darlington Pugh
  Pugh, Hananiah Darlington (1829-1913) — also known as H. D. Pugh — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, December 6, 1829. Democrat. Postmaster at Lansing, Mich., 1886-89. Died in Corunna, Shiawassee County, Mich., January 4, 1913 (age 83 years, 29 days). Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Lansing, Mich.
  Relatives: Married 1854 to Mary Elizabeth Berry (1837-1890).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pugh, Isaac Campbell (1805-1874) — also known as Isaac C. Pugh — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Born in Christian County, Ky., November 23, 1805. Republican. Postmaster at Decatur, Ill., 1831-34, 1871-74; served in the U.S. Army during the Black Hawk War; served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Decatur, Ill., 1868. Died in Decatur, Macon County, Ill., November 19, 1874 (age 68 years, 361 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Decatur, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Hannah Elizabeth (Campbell) Pugh (1778-1814) and John Pugh (1779-1822); married to Elvira E. Gorin (1814-1891).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pugh, J. — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Whig. Postmaster at Los Angeles, Calif., 1850-51. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, J. W. — of Sacramento County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 9th District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, James L. — of Somerset County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Somerset County, 1887-90. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, James Lawrence (1820-1907) — also known as James L. Pugh — of Eufaula, Barbour County, Ala. Born in Burke County, Ga., December 12, 1820. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Alabama 2nd District, 1859-61; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Representative from Alabama in the Confederate Congress 8th District, 1862-65; delegate to Alabama state constitutional convention, 1875; U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1880-97. Died March 9, 1907 (age 86 years, 87 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Eufaula, Ala.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Pugh, John (1761-1842) — of Doylestown, Bucks County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania, 1761. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state legislature, 1800; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 2nd District, 1805-09. Died in 1842 (age about 81 years). Interment at Presbyterian Churchyard, Doylestown, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pugh, John F. — of Juneau, Alaska. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, John Howard (1827-1905) — of New Jersey. Born in Pennsylvania, June 23, 1827. Republican. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 2nd District, 1877-79. Died April 30, 1905 (age 77 years, 311 days). Interment at St. Mary's Churchyard, Burlington, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Pugh, John L. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Pugh, L. A. — of Alvin, Brazoria County, Tex. Mayor of Alvin, Tex., 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Lawrence R. — Dry candidate for delegate to Ohio convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Littlejohn — of Hyde County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Hyde County, 1819-23, 1825; member of North Carolina state senate from Hyde County, 1828. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Marshall — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Pamela — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Pugh, R. C. — of Senatobia, Tate County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1940, 1948 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Robert K. — of Columbia, Boone County, Mo. Mayor of Columbia, Mo., 1975-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Pugh, Robert L. (b. 1931) — of Virginia. Born in 1931. U.S. Ambassador to Mauritania, 1985; Chad, 1988-89. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Pugh, Ross C. — of Somerset, Somerset County, Pa. Republican. Acting postmaster at Somerset, Pa., 1931-32. Burial location unknown.
  Pugh, Samuel Johnson (1850-1922) — also known as Samuel J. Pugh — of Vanceburg, Lewis County, Ky. Born in Greenup County, Ky., January 28, 1850. Republican. Lawyer; Lewis County Attorney, 1878-86; Lewis County Judge, 1886-90; delegate to Kentucky state constitutional convention, 1890-91; member of Kentucky state senate, 1893-94; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 9th District, 1895-1901. Died in Vanceburg, Lewis County, Ky., April 17, 1922 (age 72 years, 79 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Vanceburg, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel B. Pugh and Mary A. Pugh.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Pugh, William — of Evanston, Uinta County, Wyo. Postmaster at Evanston, Wyo., 1901. Burial location unknown.


"Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a political graveyard."
Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
The Political Graveyard

The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
  The listings are incomplete; development of the database is a continually ongoing project.  
  Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
  The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/pugh.html.  
  Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
  If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
  More information: FAQ; privacy policy; cemetery links.  
  If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

Creative 
Commons License Follow polgraveyard on Twitter [Amazon.com]