Index to Politicians: Porter, A to B
— See also
- Porter, A. A. — of
County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National
Convention from Ohio, 1928.
- Porter, A. L. — of
County, Mich. Village
president of Coldwater, Michigan, 1846-47. Burial
- Porter, Addison — of Greene
County, N.Y. Member of New York
state assembly from Greene County, 1826. Burial
- Porter, Albert Gallatin
(1824-1897) — also known as Albert G. Porter —
of Indianapolis, Marion
County, Ind. Born in Lawrenceburg, Dearborn
County, Ind., April 20,
1824. Republican. Lawyer; Indiana
reporter of state courts, 1853-56; U.S.
Representative from Indiana 6th District, 1859-63; Governor of
Indiana, 1881-85; delegate to Republican National Convention from
U.S. Minister to Italy, 1889-92. Died in Indianapolis, Marion
County, Ind., May 3,
1897. Interment at Crown
Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Ind.
- Porter, Albert S. — of
County, Ohio; Pepper Pike, Cuyahoga
County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National
Convention from Ohio, 1952,
candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1964.
Still living as of 1972.
- Porter, Albert T., Jr. — of
County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention
from North Carolina, 2004,
Still living as of 2008.
- Porter, Alexander (1785-1844)
— of Attakapas, St. Martin
Parish, La.; St. Martinville, St. Martin
Parish, La. Born in County Donegal, Ireland,
24, 1785. Whig. Delegate to
Louisiana state constitutional convention, 1812; member of Louisiana
state house of representatives, 1816-18; justice of
Louisiana state supreme court, 1821-33; U.S.
Senator from Louisiana, 1833-37; delegate to Whig National
Convention from Louisiana, 1839. Died in Attakapas, St. Martin
Parish, La., January
13, 1844. Interment at a
private or family graveyard, St. Mary Parish, La.
- Porter, Alexander — of
Wilmington, New Castle
County, Del. Whig. Mayor
of Wilmington, Del., 1845-48. Burial
- Porter, Andrew H. — of
Bloomfield Township, Oakland
County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor
of Bloomfield Township, Michigan; elected 1904, 1905. Burial
- Porter, Arthur — of Sophia,
County, W.Va. Democrat. Chair of
Raleigh County Democratic Party, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
- Porter, Arthur E. — of
County, N.H. Delegate
to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Manchester
1st Ward, 1948. Still living as of 1948.
- Porter, Arthur S. — of
Michigan. Liberty candidate for U.S.
Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1843. Burial
- Porter, Asahel — of Saratoga
County, N.Y. Member of New York
state assembly from Saratoga County, 1804-06. Burial
- Porter, Augustus — Member
York state assembly from Genesee and Ontario counties, 1802-03.
- Porter, Augustus Seymour
(1798-1872) — also known as Augustus S. Porter
— of Detroit, Wayne
County, Mich. Born in Canandaigua, Ontario
County, N.Y., January
18, 1798. Nephew of Peter
Buell Porter. Mayor of
Detroit, Mich., 1838; U.S.
Senator from Michigan, 1839-45. Died in Niagara Falls, Niagara
County, N.Y., September
18, 1872. Interment at Oakwood
Cemetery, Niagara Falls, N.Y.
- Porter, Brian — of Anchorage,
Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska
state house of representatives 20th District, 2001. Still living
as of 2001.
- Porter, Bridgie — of
County, Ariz. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National
Convention from Arizona, 1940.
Still living as of 1940.
- Porter, Byron — of Texas.
Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1868.
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