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Morris County
New Jersey

Politicians who were born in Morris County

  Morris County (no city given): Seth Gard, 1775 — John McLean, 1785 — William Burnet Kinney, 1799 — Gabriel G. Fleurot, c.1804 — William H. Witte, 1817 — Michael Cook, 1828 — William A. Kindred, c.1849 — Henry M. Doremus, 1851 — Peter H. B. Frelinghuysen, 1882
  Boonton: Francis B. Ogden, 1783 — Helen Gahagan Douglas, 1900 — Thomas J. Hillery, c.1906 — Joseph J. Maraziti, 1912
  Butler: Harry L. Sears, 1920
  Chatham: Edward E. Bruen, 1859
  Denville: Theodore H. Hinchman, 1818
  Dover: George P. Foster, 1858 — Thomas J. Halsey, 1863 — Harry J. Palmer, 1872 — Russell C. MacFall, 1901
  Near Drakesville (now Ledgewood): Jetur R. Riggs, 1809
  Flanders: John Wurts, 1792
  Hanover: Aaron Kitchell, 1744 — Mahlon Dickerson, 1770 — Smith Ely, Jr., 1825
  Long Hill: George B. Cooper, 1808
  Mt. Olive: Joshua S. Salmon, 1846
  Madison: Alexander Duncan, 1788 — Charles A. Rathbun, 1867 — Aubrey Eugene Robinson, Jr., 1922
  Mendham: Adam Boyd, 1746 — Aaron Pitney, 1803
  Mendham Township: Henry C. Pitney, 1827 — Thomas J. O'Donnell, 1856
  Mine Brook: Andrew Kirkpatrick, 1756
  Morris Plains: Lewis T. Ayers, 1798 — Arthur Whitney, 1871
  Morristown: Silas Condict, 1738 — David Howell, 1747 — Lewis Condict, 1772 — Anna Harrison, 1775 — Hiram L. Miller, 1804 — George Vail, 1809 — George Thomas Cobb, 1813 — Alfred H. Condict, 1824 — Augustus W. Cutler, 1827 — Richard Wayne Parker, 1848 — Mahlon Pitney, 1858 — W. Frank James, 1873 — Frank D. Abell, 1878 — S. Hazard Gillespie, Jr., 1910 — Floyd K. Haskell, 1916 — Stephen B. Wiley, 1929 — Steve Forbes, 1947 — Bret Schundler, 1959
  Near Morristown: James B. Howell, 1816 — John S. Hager, 1818
  Netcong: Hugh A. Meade, 1907
  Rockaway: George W. Stickle, 1854 — Frederick I. Cox, 1870
  Succasunna: Philemon Dickerson, 1788
   See also New Jersey birthplaces not assigned to counties.
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