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Peter A. Peyser Edit Profile

Congressman , representative , company executive

Peter A. Peyser, former congressman, investment management company executive, Former United States Representative, New York. Decorated Bronze Star; Belgian Fourragere. With United States Army, 1943-1946.

Background

Peyser, Peter A. was born on September 7, 1921 in Cedarhurst, New York, United States. Son of Percy A. and Rubye (Hoeflich) Peyser.

Education

Bachelor, Colgate University, 1943.

Career

Manager Mutual New York Insurance Company, New York City, 1956-1970. Member 92d Congress from 25th New York district, member Education and Labor Committee. Member 92d-93d-94 Republican 96th-97th Democratic, member Education and Labor Committee, Administration Committee.

Mayor City of Irvington, New York, 1963-1970. National director, senior vice president investment management Taft-Hartley Pension Funds, 1989—1995. Senior vice president Gabelli Asset Management Company, since 1995.

Membership

With United States Army, 1943-1946.

Connections

Married Marguerite Richards, December 23, 1949. Children: Penny, Carolyn, Peter, James, Tommy.

father:
Percy A. Peyser

mother:
Rubye (Hoeflich) Peyser

spouse:
Marguerite Richards

children:
Tommy Peyser

Carolyn Peyser

Peter Peyser

Penny Peyser

James Peyser