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Delaware County NY Genealogy and History Site

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Politicians buried in Delaware Co. N.Y. Cemeteries

Lawrence Kestenbaum has put together an excellent web-site called The Political Graveyard. It is a page with plans of expansion, one which you will want to check out often. Mr. Kestenbaum has granted permission March 5, 1997 for information from the Delaware County NY section to be excerpted and reprinted for the benefit of all Delaware County NY visitors.Thank you Lawrence Kestenbaum.

Clarke, John Davenport (1873-1933) Husband of Marian Williams Clarke. Born in Hobart, N.Y., January 15 1873. U.S.Representative from New York, 1921-25, 1927-33. Died as the result of an automobile collision near Delhi, N.Y., November 5, 1933. Interment at Locust Hill Cemetery, Hobart, NY.

Clarke, Marian Williams (1880-1953) Wife of John Davenport Clarke. Born in Standing Stone, Pa., July 29, 1880. U.S. Representative from New York, 1933-35. Died April 8, 1953. Interment at Locust Hill Cemetery, Hobart, NY.

Gordon, Samuel (1802-1873) Member of New York State Legislature; U.S. Representative from New York, 1841-43, 1845-47. Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Delhi, NY

Gould, Herman Day (1799-1852) U.S. Representative from New York, 1849-51. Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Delhi, NY.

Graham, James Harper (1812-1881) U.S. Representative from New York, 1859-61; member of New York State Legislature. Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Delhi, NY

Jacobs, Ferris Jr. (1836-1886) U.S. Representative from New York, 1881-83. Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Delhi, NY

Johnson, Noadiah (1795-1839) U.S. Representative from New York, 1833-35, member of New York State Senate, 1837. Died April 4, 1839. Interment at Delhi Cemetery.

Knapp, Charles (1797-1880) Father of Charles Junius Knapp. Born in Colchester, N.Y., October 8 1797. Member of New York State Assembly, 1841; U.S. Representative from New York, 1869-71. Died May 14 1880. Interment at Laurel Bank Cemetery, Deposit, NY.

Knapp, Charles Junius (1845-1916) Son of Charles Knapp. Born in Pepacton, N.Y., June 30 1845. Member of New York State Assembly, 1886; U.S. Representative from New York, 1889-91. Died June 1, 1916. Interment at Laurel Bank Cemetery, Deposit, NY.

Miller, Samuel Franklin (1827-1892) Member of New York State Legislature; U.S. Representative from New York, 1863-65, 1875-77. Interment at Ouleout Valley Cemetery, Franklin, NY.

Root, Erastus (1773-1846) Member of New York State Legislature; U.S. Representative from New York, 1803-05, 1809-11, 1815-17, 1831-33. Interment at Old Cemetery, Delhi, NY.

Sherwood, Samuel (1779-1862) U.S. Representative from New York, 1813-15. Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Delhi, NY

Wilson, Frank Eugene (1857-1935) U.S. Representative from New York, 1899-1905, 1911-15. Cremated; ashes interred at Roxbury Cemetery, Roxbury, NY.



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