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  • Private or family graveyards
  • Albany Albany City Hall Grounds
  • Albany Dutch Church Burial Ground
  • Albany Dutch Reformed Cemetery
  • Albany Madison Avenue Dutch Church
  • Albany North Dutch Church Cemetery
  • Albany St. Peter's Episcopal Church Burial Ground
  • Albany Second Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery
  • Albany Second Presbyterian Church Cemetery
  • Bethlehem Elmwood Cemetery
  • Cedar Hill Nicoll-Sill Family Cemetery
  • Coeymans Grove Cemetery
  • Colonie Unknown location
  • Colonie St. John's Cemetery
  • Glenmont Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery
  • Menands Albany Rural Cemetery
  • Menands St. Agnes Cemetery
  • New Scotland New Scotland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
  • Voorheesville Voorheesville Cemetery
  • West Berne Berne and Beaverdam Cemetery


    Private or family graveyard
    Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Hugh Conger (1804-1869) — of Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, March 30, 1804. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 1st District, 1867, 1869; died in office 1869. Died in Reidsville, Berne, Albany County, N.Y., November 29, 1869 (age 65 years, 244 days). Interment in a private or family graveyard.
      Relatives: Son of William Conger (1766-1840) and Margaret (McNab) Conger (1772-1850); married, July 1, 1829, to Hannah Ward (1809-1865); father of Frederick Ward Conger; first cousin once removed of Omar Dwight Conger, Moore Conger and Chauncey Stewart Conger (1838-1916); first cousin twice removed of Edwin Hurd Conger, Franklin Barker Conger and Chauncey Stewart Conger (1882-1963); first cousin four times removed of Ralph Waldo Hungerford; second cousin once removed of Anson Griffith Conger and Harmon Sweatland Conger; second cousin thrice removed of Edward Augustus Conger; second cousin four times removed of Robert John Conger; third cousin once removed of James Lockwood Conger and Charles Franklin Conger; third cousin twice removed of Abraham Bogart Conger, James W. Conger and Benn Conger; third cousin thrice removed of Daniel Clark Joyce, Isaac Young Conger, Alton George Parker and Abraham Benjamin Conger; fourth cousin once removed of Orestes Cleveland.
      Political families: Conger family of New York; Conger-Hungerford family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      William Paterson (1745-1806) — of New Jersey. Born in County Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), December 24, 1745. Delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention, 1776; New Jersey state attorney general, 1776-83; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Jersey, 1780, 1787; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1789-90; Governor of New Jersey, 1790-93; chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1790-93; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1793-1806; died in office 1806. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Injured in a horsedrawn coach accident in 1803, and died from his wounds three years later, in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., September 9, 1806 (age 60 years, 259 days). Original interment at in a private or family graveyard; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.; cenotaph at Van Liew Cemetery, North Brunswick, N.J.
      Relatives: Son of Richard Paterson; married to Cornelia Bell (1755-1783); father of Cornelia Paterson (who married Stephen Van Rensselaer (1764-1839)); grandfather of Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; great-grandfather of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The city of Paterson, New Jersey, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about William Paterson: John E. O'Connor, William Paterson, Lawyer and Statesman, 1745-1806
    Philip Schuyler Philip John Schuyler (1733-1804) — also known as Philip Schuyler — of New York. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., November 20, 1733. Member of New York colonial assembly, 1768; Delegate to Continental Congress from New York, 1775, 1777, 1779-80; general in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York state senate Western District, 1780-84, 1785-89, 1791-97; member of New York council of appointment, 1786, 1788, 1790, 1794; U.S. Senator from New York, 1789-91, 1797-98. Built the first flax mill in America. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., November 18, 1804 (age 70 years, 364 days). Original interment at in a private or family graveyard; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.; statue (now gone) at Albany City Hall Grounds, Albany, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Cornelia (Van Cortlandt) Schuyler (1698-1762); brother of Stephen John Schuyler; married, September 17, 1755, to Catherine Van Rensselaer (1734-1803); father of Elizabeth Schuyler (1757-1854; who married Alexander Hamilton), Margarita Schuyler (who married Stephen Van Rensselaer) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; uncle of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792); grandson of Stephanus Van Cortlandt and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); grandfather of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton (1788-1878) and William Stephen Hamilton; grandnephew of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) and Jacobus Van Cortlandt; granduncle of Henry Walter Livingston; great-granduncle of Edward Livingston (1796-1840); second great-grandfather of Robert Ray Hamilton; third great-grandfather of John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; third great-granduncle of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Bronson Murray Cutting; fourth great-granduncle of Brockholst Livingston; first cousin of Stephanus Bayard; first cousin once removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Nicholas Bayard; first cousin twice removed of David Davidse Schuyler, Myndert Davidtse Schuyler and Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; first cousin thrice removed of Henry Bell Van Rensselaer and James Adams Ekin; first cousin four times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer and John Sluyter Wirt; second cousin of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, James Jay, Philip P. Schuyler, John Jay and Frederick Jay; second cousin once removed of Volkert Petrus Douw, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Killian Killian Van Rensselaer, Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843) and William Jay; second cousin twice removed of Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Maturin Livingston, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler, John Jay II and Philip N. Schuyler; second cousin thrice removed of Peter Gansevoort, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Gerrit Smith, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); second cousin four times removed of William Waldorf Astor, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); second cousin five times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; VanRensselaer family of Albany, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Schuyler counties in Ill., Mo. and N.Y. are named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Image source: New York Public Library
      Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., 1697. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1741-42. Died in Albany County, N.Y., 1746 (age about 49 years). Original interment at in a private or family graveyard; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Johannes Schuyler and Elizabeth (Staats) Schuyler (died 1737); father of Philip John Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; nephew of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); grandfather of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; great-grandfather of Henry Walter Livingston, Philip Schuyler and James Alexander Hamilton; second great-grandfather of Edward Livingston (1796-1840); third great-grandfather of Robert Ray Hamilton; fourth great-grandfather of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?), John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and Bronson Murray Cutting; fifth great-grandfather of Brockholst Livingston; first cousin of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775) and Gilbert Livingston; first cousin once removed of David Davidse Schuyler, Myndert Davidtse Schuyler, Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston and Philip P. Schuyler; first cousin twice removed of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810), Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr. and Edward Livingston (1764-1836); first cousin thrice removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Maturin Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish (1808-1893), George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; first cousin four times removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Gerrit Smith, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); first cousin five times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, William Waldorf Astor, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); first cousin six times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); first cousin seven times removed of Thomas Howard Kean, Hamilton Fish (1951-) and Alexa Fish Ward; second cousin five times removed of Henry Newton Schuyler.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Peter Samuel Schuyler (1758-1832) — also known as Peter S. Schuyler — of Albany County, N.Y. Born in Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y., May 14, 1758. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1801-04, 1819-20. Died, from apoplexy, in Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y., November 1, 1832 (age 74 years, 171 days). Original interment at in a private or family graveyard; reinterment in 1877 at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Engeltie (Van Vechten) Schuyler (1726-1792) and Stephanus Schuyler (1732-1798); married to Catherina Cuyler (1764-1855); nephew of Philip P. Schuyler; great-grandson of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); great-grandnephew of Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); second great-grandnephew of Stephanus Van Cortlandt and Jacobus Van Cortlandt; first cousin of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792); first cousin once removed of Henry Walter Livingston; first cousin twice removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston, Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Edward Livingston (1796-1840); first cousin thrice removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; first cousin four times removed of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Bronson Murray Cutting; first cousin five times removed of Brockholst Livingston; second cousin of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, James Livingston, Stephen Van Rensselaer and Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; second cousin once removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), Volkert Petrus Douw, William Livingston, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Killian Killian Van Rensselaer, Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler, Maturin Livingston, Philip Schuyler and Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; second cousin twice removed of James Jay, John Jay, Frederick Jay, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; second cousin thrice removed of John Jacob Astor III and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; second cousin four times removed of William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton and John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; second cousin five times removed of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler and Robert Reginald Livingston; third cousin of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810), Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Henry Brockholst Livingston and Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr.; third cousin once removed of Rensselaer Westerlo, Peter Augustus Jay, Edward Philip Livingston, Peter Gansevoort, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; third cousin twice removed of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); third cousin thrice removed of John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Albany City Hall Grounds
    Albany, Albany County, New York


    Dutch Church Burial Ground
    Albany, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Pieter Van Brugh (1666-1740) — also known as Pieter Verbrugge — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1666. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1699-1700, 1721-23. Dutch and Norwegian ancestry. Died in 1740 (age about 74 years). Interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground.
      Relatives: Son of Johannes Pieterse Van Brugh and Trijntje (Roeloffs) Van Brugh; married 1688 to Sarah Cuyler; grandfather of Robert Livingston, Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Philip Livingston and William Livingston; great-grandfather of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston and Henry Brockholst Livingston; second great-grandfather of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston (1779-1843), William Jay and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873); third great-grandfather of Philip Schuyler, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Edward Livingston, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer and John Jay II; fourth great-grandfather of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936), John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?); fifth great-grandfather of Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Bronson Murray Cutting, Robert Reginald Livingston, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991), Robert Winthrop Kean and Brockholst Livingston; sixth great-grandfather of John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996) and Thomas Howard Kean; seventh great-grandfather of Hamilton Fish, Alexa Fish Ward and Thomas Howard Kean, Jr..
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Robert Livingston the Younger (1663-1725) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Scotland, 1663. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1710-19. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., April 21, 1725 (age about 61 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of James Livingston ; married 1697 to Margarita Schuyler (daughter of Pieter Schuyler); nephew of Robert Livingston the Elder; grandfather of Margaret Beekman (1724-1800; who married Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775)), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer and James Livingston (1747-1832); great-grandfather of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler and Maturin Livingston; second great-grandfather of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; third great-grandfather of John Jacob Astor III and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; fourth great-grandfather of William Waldorf Astor and Robert Ray Hamilton; fifth great-grandfather of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942), John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and Robert Reginald Livingston; first cousin of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775) and Gilbert Livingston; first cousin once removed of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775) and William Livingston; first cousin twice removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston and Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr.; first cousin thrice removed of Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873) and Hamilton Fish (1808-1893); first cousin four times removed of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, John Jay II, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); first cousin five times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); first cousin six times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Bronson Murray Cutting, Robert Winthrop Kean, Brockholst Livingston and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); first cousin seven times removed of Thomas Howard Kean, Hamilton Fish (1951-) and Alexa Fish Ward.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Myndert Davidtse Schuyler (1672-1755) — also known as Myndert Schuyler — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Colonie, Albany County, N.Y., 1672. Merchant; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1719-21, 1723-25. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., October 21, 1755 (age about 83 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Davit Pieterse Schuyler (1636-1690) and Catharina (Ver Planck) Schuyler (1639-1708); brother of David Davidse Schuyler; fourth great-granduncle of Henry Newton Schuyler; fifth great-granduncle of Marion Richard Schuyler; first cousin of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); first cousin once removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746); first cousin twice removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, Philip John Schuyler, Philip P. Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; first cousin thrice removed of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810), Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792), Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Edward Livingston (1764-1836) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; first cousin four times removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Maturin Livingston, Rensselaer Westerlo, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Edward Philip Livingston, Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; first cousin five times removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Gerrit Smith, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); first cousin six times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?), Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); first cousin seven times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Bronson Murray Cutting, Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean, Brockholst Livingston and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) — also known as Peter Schuyler — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Beverwyck, New Netherland (now Albany, Albany County, N.Y.), 1657. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1686-94. Died February 19, 1724 (age about 66 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; subsequent interment at Madison Avenue Dutch Church; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Pieter Pieterse Schuyler (1628-1683) and Margarita (Van Slichtenhorst) Schuyler (1628-1711); brother of Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); married 1681 to Engeltie Van Schaick (1659-1689); married 1691 to Maria Van Rensselaer (1672-1724); father of Margarita Schuyler (1682-1725; who married Robert Livingston the Younger); uncle of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746); grandfather of Philip P. Schuyler; granduncle of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, Philip John Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; great-grandfather of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Pieter Schuyler, James Livingston and Peter Samuel Schuyler; great-granduncle of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston and Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr.; second great-grandfather of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler and Maturin Livingston; second great-granduncle of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish (1808-1893), George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; third great-grandfather of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Gerrit Smith and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; third great-granduncle of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); fourth great-grandfather of John Jacob Astor III and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; fourth great-granduncle of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); fifth great-grandfather of William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Bronson Murray Cutting; fifth great-granduncle of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); sixth great-grandfather of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942), John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Robert Reginald Livingston and Brockholst Livingston; sixth great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Hamilton Fish (1951-) and Alexa Fish Ward; seventh great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Jr.; first cousin of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; first cousin six times removed of Henry Newton Schuyler; first cousin seven times removed of Marion Richard Schuyler.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747) — also known as John Schuyler — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., 1668. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1703-06. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., June 25, 1747 (age about 78 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Philip Pieterse Schuyler (1628-1683) and Mararetta (Van Sclichtenhorst) Schuyler (1628-1711); brother of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); married 1694 to Elizabeth Staats; father of Johannes Schuyler; uncle of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775) and Gilbert Livingston; grandfather of Philip John Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; granduncle of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston and Philip P. Schuyler; great-grandfather of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; great-granduncle of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr. and Edward Livingston (1764-1836); second great-grandfather of Henry Walter Livingston, Philip Schuyler and James Alexander Hamilton; second great-granduncle of Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Maturin Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish (1808-1893), George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; third great-grandfather of Edward Livingston (1796-1840); third great-granduncle of Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Gerrit Smith, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); fourth great-grandfather of Robert Ray Hamilton; fourth great-granduncle of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, William Waldorf Astor, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); fifth great-grandfather of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?), John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and Bronson Murray Cutting; fifth great-granduncle of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942), Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); sixth great-grandfather of Brockholst Livingston; sixth great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Hamilton Fish (1951-) and Alexa Fish Ward; seventh great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Jr.; first cousin of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; first cousin six times removed of Henry Newton Schuyler; first cousin seven times removed of Marion Richard Schuyler.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Johannes DePeyster (1694-1783) — also known as John DePeyster — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1694. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1729-31, 1732-33. Died February 27, 1783 (age about 88 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Johannes de Peyster and Anna (Bancker) DePeyster (1670-1740); married 1715 to Anna Schuyler (1697-1750); nephew of Abraham de Peyster; uncle of Matthew Clarkson (1733-1800); granduncle of Philip DePeyster; first cousin twice removed of Philip Peter Livingston; first cousin thrice removed of Charles Ludlow Livingston; first cousin five times removed of Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936), John Kean and Hamilton Fish Kean; first cousin six times removed of Robert Reginald Livingston, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991) and Robert Winthrop Kean; first cousin seven times removed of Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996) and Thomas Howard Kean.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Johannes Hansen (1695-1756) — also known as Hans Hansen — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1695. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1754-56. Died in 1756 (age about 61 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Hendrick Hansen (1670?-1724).
      Hendrick Hansen (c.1670-1724) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born about 1670. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1698-99. Died in 1724 (age about 54 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Father of Johannes Hansen (1695-1756).
      Jan Jansen Bleecker (1641-1732) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1641. Fur trader; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1700-01. Died in 1732 (age about 91 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Johannes Bleecker (1668-1737) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1668. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1701-02. Died in 1737 (age about 69 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Johannes Cuyler (c.1661-1740) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born about 1661. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1725-26. Christian Reformed. Dutch ancestry. Died in 1740 (age about 79 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Hendrick Cuyler (1637-1690) and Annatje (Schepmoes) Cuyler (1642-1703); brother of Maria Cuyler (who married John Cruger); married to Elsje Ten Broeck; father of Cornelis Cuyler; uncle of John Cruger, Jr.; granduncle of Robert Livingston, Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Philip Livingston, William Livingston and Henry Cruger; great-granduncle of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810) and Henry Brockholst Livingston; second great-granduncle of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Rensselaer Westerlo, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873); third great-granduncle of Philip Schuyler, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Edward Livingston, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer and John Jay II; fourth great-granduncle of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936), John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?); fifth great-granduncle of Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Bronson Murray Cutting, Robert Reginald Livingston, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991), Robert Winthrop Kean and Brockholst Livingston; sixth great-granduncle of John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996) and Thomas Howard Kean; seventh great-granduncle of Hamilton Fish, Alexa Fish Ward and Thomas Howard Kean, Jr..
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).


    Dutch Reformed Cemetery
    Albany, Albany County, New York
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Jeremiah Van Rensselaer (1738-1810) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y., August 27, 1738. Democrat. Merchant; surveyor; served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1788-89; U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1789-91; Presidential Elector for New York, 1800; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1801-04. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., February 19, 1810 (age 71 years, 176 days). Original interment at Dutch Reformed Cemetery; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Engeltie 'Angelica' (Livingston) Van Rensselaer (1698-1747) and Johannes Van Rensselaer (1708-1783); brother of Robert Van Rensselaer; married, July 3, 1760, to Judith Bayard (died 1764); married 1764 to Helena Lansing (1743-1795); father of Solomon Van Vechten Van Rensselaer; uncle of Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; grandson of Robert Livingston the Younger; granduncle of James Alexander Hamilton and Philip Schuyler; great-grandson of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); great-grandnephew of Stephanus Van Cortlandt, Robert Livingston the Elder, Jacobus Van Cortlandt and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); great-granduncle of Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; second great-granduncle of Robert Ray Hamilton; third great-granduncle of John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; first cousin of Volkert Petrus Douw, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, James Livingston and Killian Killian Van Rensselaer; first cousin once removed of Philip P. Schuyler, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847) and Maturin Livingston; first cousin twice removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston, Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746), Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Peter Gansevoort, Gerrit Smith and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; first cousin thrice removed of David Davidse Schuyler, Myndert Davidtse Schuyler and John Jacob Astor III; first cousin four times removed of William Waldorf Astor; first cousin five times removed of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Robert Reginald Livingston and John Hubner II; second cousin of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Peter Samuel Schuyler; second cousin once removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, James Jay, Philip John Schuyler, Matthew Clarkson (1733-1800), Stephen John Schuyler, John Jay, Frederick Jay, Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer and Henry Walter Livingston; second cousin twice removed of Edward Livingston (1796-1840) and Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; second cousin thrice removed of Charles Pinckney Brown and Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; second cousin four times removed of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Bronson Murray Cutting; second cousin five times removed of Brockholst Livingston; third cousin of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Matthew Clarkson (1758-1825), Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843) and William Jay; third cousin once removed of Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler, John Jay II and Philip N. Schuyler; third cousin twice removed of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, James Adams Ekin, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); third cousin thrice removed of John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Madison Avenue Dutch Church
    Albany, Albany County, New York
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) — also known as Peter Schuyler — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Beverwyck, New Netherland (now Albany, Albany County, N.Y.), 1657. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1686-94. Died February 19, 1724 (age about 66 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground; subsequent interment at Madison Avenue Dutch Church; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Pieter Pieterse Schuyler (1628-1683) and Margarita (Van Slichtenhorst) Schuyler (1628-1711); brother of Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); married 1681 to Engeltie Van Schaick (1659-1689); married 1691 to Maria Van Rensselaer (1672-1724); father of Margarita Schuyler (1682-1725; who married Robert Livingston the Younger); uncle of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746); grandfather of Philip P. Schuyler; granduncle of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, Philip John Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; great-grandfather of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Pieter Schuyler, James Livingston and Peter Samuel Schuyler; great-granduncle of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston and Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr.; second great-grandfather of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler and Maturin Livingston; second great-granduncle of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish (1808-1893), George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; third great-grandfather of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Gerrit Smith and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; third great-granduncle of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); fourth great-grandfather of John Jacob Astor III and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; fourth great-granduncle of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); fifth great-grandfather of William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Bronson Murray Cutting; fifth great-granduncle of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); sixth great-grandfather of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942), John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Robert Reginald Livingston and Brockholst Livingston; sixth great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Hamilton Fish (1951-) and Alexa Fish Ward; seventh great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Jr.; first cousin of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; first cousin six times removed of Henry Newton Schuyler; first cousin seven times removed of Marion Richard Schuyler.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article


    North Dutch Church Cemetery
    Albany, Albany County, New York
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Solomon Van Vechten Van Rensselaer (1774-1852) — also known as Solomon Van Rensselaer — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1774. Whig. U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1819-22; postmaster at Albany, N.Y., 1822-39, 1841-43; delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839. Died in 1852 (age about 78 years). Original interment at North Dutch Church Cemetery; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer; nephew of Killian Killian Van Rensselaer (1763-1845).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; VanRensselaer family of Albany, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    St. Peter's Episcopal Church Burial Ground
    Albany, Albany County,


    Second Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery
    Albany, Albany County, New York
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Johannes Abeel (1667-1711) — also known as John Abeel — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., March 23, 1667. Merchant; fur trader; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1694-95, 1709-10; member of New York colonial assembly, 1695, 1701-02. Dutch Reformed. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 28, 1711 (age 43 years, 311 days). Original interment at Second Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
      Relatives: Brother of Elizabeth Abeel (who married Evert Bancker (1665-1734)); married 1694 to Catherine Schuyler.
      Political family: Bancker-Abeel family of Albany, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article


    Second Presbyterian Church Cemetery
    Albany, Albany County, New York


    Elmwood Cemetery
    Bethlehem, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      John Mosher Bailey (1838-1916) — also known as John M. Bailey — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Bethlehem, Albany County, N.Y., August 24, 1838. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Albany County District Attorney, 1874-77; U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1878-81; U.S. Consul in Hamburg, 1881-85; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1888; U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1891. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., February 21, 1916 (age 77 years, 181 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, September 21, 1864, to Dell L. Hooker.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Nicoll-Sill Family Cemetery
    Dinmore Road
    Cedar Hill, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Francis Nicoll — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1791-93, 1795-96, 1799-1800 (Albany County 1791-93, Albany and Schoharie counties 1795-96, Albany County 1799-1800); member of New York state senate Eastern District, 1796-98. Interment at Nicoll-Sill Family Cemetery.


    Grove Cemetery
    Coeymans, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Andrew James Colvin (1808-1889) — also known as Andrew J. Colvin — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Coeymans, Albany County, N.Y., April 30, 1808. Lawyer; member of New York state senate 13th District, 1860-61. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., July 8, 1889 (age 81 years, 69 days). Interment at Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Colvin (1776-1846) and Catherine Huyck (Verplanck) Colvin (1778-1882); married to Rosina M. Alling (1810-1843); married, September 2, 1845, to Margarent Crane Alling (1812-1900; sister of first wife); father of Verplanck Colvin (1847-1920); grandson of John Colvin.
      Political family: Colvin family of Coeymans and Albany, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Location
    Colonie, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Ruth M. Miner — of Slingerlands, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940, 1944 (alternate), 1948; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1950, 1963. Female. Interment somewhere.


    St. John's Cemetery
    Colonie, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
    William T. Byrne William Thomas Byrne (1876-1952) — also known as William T. Byrne — of Loudonville, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Bean Hill, Florida town, Montgomery County, N.Y., March 6, 1876. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state senate 30th District, 1923-36; U.S. Representative from New York, 1937-52 (28th District 1937-45, 32nd District 1945-52); died in office 1952. Died in Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., January 27, 1952 (age 75 years, 327 days). Interment at St. John's Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: New York Red Book 1936


    Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery
    41 Jolley Road
    Glenmont, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Joseph P. Craugh — of Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Yates County, 1920; chair of Yates County Democratic Party, 1927; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 36th District, 1928, 1930. Interment at Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery.


    Albany Rural Cemetery
    Cemetery Avenue
    Menands, Albany County, New York
    Founded 1841
    Listed in National Register of Historic Places, 1979
    See also Findagrave page for this location.

    Politicians buried here:
    Chester A. Arthur Chester Alan Arthur (1829-1886) — also known as Chester A. Arthur; Chester Abell Arthur; "The Gentleman Boss"; "His Accidency"; "Elegant Arthur"; "Our Chet"; "Dude President" — of New York. Born in Fairfield, Franklin County, Vt., October 5, 1829. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1870-78; New York Republican state chair, 1879-81; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1880; Vice President of the United States, 1881; President of the United States, 1881-85; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1884. Episcopalian. Member, Loyal Legion; Psi Upsilon; Union League. Died, of Bright's disease and a cerebral hemorrhage, in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 18, 1886 (age 57 years, 44 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery; statue at Madison Square Park, Manhattan, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. William Arthur (1796-1875) and Malvina (Stone) Arthur (1802-1869); married, October 25, 1859, to Ellen Lewis "Nell" Herndon (1837-1880); fourth cousin once removed of Benjamin Franklin Flanders (1816-1896) and Cassius Montgomery Clay Twitchell.
      Political families: Eastman family; Flanders family of Vermont; Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Arthur County, Neb. is named for him.
      Other politicians named for him: Chester A. HeitmanChester Arthur PikeChester A. Johnson
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Chester A. Arthur: Thomas C. Reeves, Gentleman Boss : The Life of Chester Alan Arthur — Justus D. Doenecke, The Presidencies of James A. Garfield and Chester A. Arthur — George Frederick Howe, Chester A. Arthur, A Quarter-Century of Machine Politics — Zachary Karabell, Chester Alan Arthur — Paul Joseph, Chester Arthur (for young readers)
      Image source: Portrait & Biographical Album of Washtenaw County (1891)
      Edward Holland (1702-1756) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., 1702. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1733-41; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1747-56; died in office 1756. Anglican. English ancestry. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 10, 1756 (age about 54 years). Original interment at Trinity Churchyard, Manhattan, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Holland (1661-1736) and Jenny (Seeley) Holland (1676-1756); married, June 24, 1726, to Magdalena Bayeux (1706-1737); married 1739 to Frances Nicoll (1704-1787).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    William L. Marcy William Learned Marcy (1786-1857) — also known as William L. Marcy — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Southbridge, Worcester County, Mass., December 12, 1786. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; lawyer; New York state comptroller, 1823-29; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1829; U.S. Senator from New York, 1831-33; Governor of New York, 1833-39; defeated, 1838; U.S. Secretary of War, 1845-49; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1852; U.S. Secretary of State, 1853-57. Died in Ballston Spa, Saratoga County, N.Y., July 4, 1857 (age 70 years, 204 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Mount Marcy (the highest point in New York State), in the Adirondack Mountains, Essex County, New York, is named for him.
      Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on some U.S. currency issued in the 19th and early 20th century.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Books about William Learned Marcy: Robert L Scribner, The diplomacy of William L. Marcy, Secretary of State, 1853-1857 — Ivor Debenham Spencer, The victor and the spoils: a life of William L. Marcy
      Image source: New York Red Book 1896
      John Canfield Spencer (1788-1855) — also known as John C. Spencer — of Ontario County, N.Y. Born in Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y., January 8, 1788. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1817-19; member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1819-21, 1831, 1833; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1820; member of New York state senate 7th District, 1825-28; secretary of state of New York, 1839-42; U.S. Secretary of War, 1841-43; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1843-44. Methodist. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 18, 1855 (age 67 years, 130 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ambrose Spencer and Laura (Canfield) Spencer (1768-1807); brother of Abby Spencer (1790-1839; who married John Townsend); uncle of Julia Isabella Townsend (1824-1906; who married Allen Munroe (1819-1884)); first cousin twice removed of Charles Willoughby Dayton.
      Political family: Clinton-DeWitt-Smoot family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Daniel Manning (1831-1887) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 16, 1831. Democrat. Newspaper editor; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876, 1880; New York Democratic state chair, 1882-84; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1885-87. Died, from Bright's disease, in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 24, 1887 (age 56 years, 222 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1853 to Mary Little (1831-1882); married, November 19, 1884, to Mary Margaretta Fryer (1844-1928); father of James Hilton Manning (1854-1925).
      Coins and currency: His portrait appeared on the U.S. $20 silver certificate from the 1890s until 1919.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Franklin Edson (1832-1904) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Chester, Windsor County, Vt., April 5, 1832. Democrat. Grain commission merchant; president, New York Produce Exchange, 1866, 1873-74; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1883-84. Episcopalian. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., September 24, 1904 (age 72 years, 172 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1856 to Fanny C. Wood (granddaughter of Jethro Wood (1774-1834; inventor of the cast-iron plow)).
      See also Wikipedia article
    William Cox Redfield William Cox Redfield (1858-1932) — also known as William C. Redfield — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., June 18, 1858. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 5th District, 1911-13; defeated (National Democratic), 1896; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1913-19. Episcopalian. Died in New York City (unknown county), N.Y., June 13, 1932 (age 73 years, 361 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Bailey Redfield and Mary (Wallace) Redfield; married, April 8, 1885, to Elise Mercein Fuller.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      Image source: Empire State Notables (1914)
      Robert Hewson Pruyn (1815-1882) — also known as Robert H. Pruyn — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1815. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1848-50, 1854; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1850; U.S. Minister to Japan, 1861. Died in 1882 (age about 67 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      William Paterson (1745-1806) — of New Jersey. Born in County Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), December 24, 1745. Delegate to New Jersey state constitutional convention, 1776; New Jersey state attorney general, 1776-83; Delegate to Continental Congress from New Jersey, 1780, 1787; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 1789-90; Governor of New Jersey, 1790-93; chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1790-93; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1793-1806; died in office 1806. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Injured in a horsedrawn coach accident in 1803, and died from his wounds three years later, in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., September 9, 1806 (age 60 years, 259 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Albany County, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery; cenotaph at Van Liew Cemetery, North Brunswick, N.J.
      Relatives: Son of Richard Paterson; married to Cornelia Bell (1755-1783); father of Cornelia Paterson (who married Stephen Van Rensselaer (1764-1839)); grandfather of Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; great-grandfather of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The city of Paterson, New Jersey, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about William Paterson: John E. O'Connor, William Paterson, Lawyer and Statesman, 1745-1806
    Philip Schuyler Philip John Schuyler (1733-1804) — also known as Philip Schuyler — of New York. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., November 20, 1733. Member of New York colonial assembly, 1768; Delegate to Continental Congress from New York, 1775, 1777, 1779-80; general in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York state senate Western District, 1780-84, 1785-89, 1791-97; member of New York council of appointment, 1786, 1788, 1790, 1794; U.S. Senator from New York, 1789-91, 1797-98. Built the first flax mill in America. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., November 18, 1804 (age 70 years, 364 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Albany County, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery; statue (now gone) at Albany City Hall Grounds, Albany, N.Y.
      Relatives: Son of Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Cornelia (Van Cortlandt) Schuyler (1698-1762); brother of Stephen John Schuyler; married, September 17, 1755, to Catherine Van Rensselaer (1734-1803); father of Elizabeth Schuyler (1757-1854; who married Alexander Hamilton), Margarita Schuyler (who married Stephen Van Rensselaer) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; uncle of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792); grandson of Stephanus Van Cortlandt and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); grandfather of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton (1788-1878) and William Stephen Hamilton; grandnephew of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) and Jacobus Van Cortlandt; granduncle of Henry Walter Livingston; great-granduncle of Edward Livingston (1796-1840); second great-grandfather of Robert Ray Hamilton; third great-grandfather of John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; third great-granduncle of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Bronson Murray Cutting; fourth great-granduncle of Brockholst Livingston; first cousin of Stephanus Bayard; first cousin once removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Nicholas Bayard; first cousin twice removed of David Davidse Schuyler, Myndert Davidtse Schuyler and Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; first cousin thrice removed of Henry Bell Van Rensselaer and James Adams Ekin; first cousin four times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer and John Sluyter Wirt; second cousin of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, James Jay, Philip P. Schuyler, John Jay and Frederick Jay; second cousin once removed of Volkert Petrus Douw, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Killian Killian Van Rensselaer, Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843) and William Jay; second cousin twice removed of Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Maturin Livingston, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler, John Jay II and Philip N. Schuyler; second cousin thrice removed of Peter Gansevoort, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Gerrit Smith, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); second cousin four times removed of William Waldorf Astor, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); second cousin five times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; VanRensselaer family of Albany, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Schuyler counties in Ill., Mo. and N.Y. are named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Image source: New York Public Library
      Billings Learned Hand (1872-1961) — also known as Learned Hand — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 27, 1872. Progressive. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1909-24; candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1913; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1924-51. Member, American Bar Association. Died, from heart failure, in St. Luke's Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., August 18, 1961 (age 89 years, 203 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Hand (1834-1886) and Lydia Coit (Learned) Hand (1839-1921); married, December 6, 1902, to Frances Amelia Fincke (1876-1963); father of Constance Hand (who married Newbold Morris); nephew of Richard Lockhart Hand; grandson of Augustus Cincinnatus Hand; first cousin of Augustus Noble Hand.
      Political family: Hand family of Elizabethtown, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Books about Learned Hand: Gerald Gunther, Learned Hand: The Man and the Judge — Gerald Gunther, Learned Hand: The Man and the Judge
      Charles Edward Dudley (1780-1841) — also known as Charles E. Dudley — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Staffordshire, England, May 23, 1780. Democrat. Member of New York state senate, 1819-25 (Middle District 1819-22, 3rd District 1823-25); mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1821-24, 1828-29; U.S. Senator from New York, 1829-33. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 23, 1841 (age 60 years, 245 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Daniel Dewey Barnard (1797-1861) — also known as Daniel D. Barnard — of Albany County, N.Y. Born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., July 16, 1797. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York, 1827-29, 1839-45 (27th District 1827-29, 10th District 1839-43, 13th District 1843-45); member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1838; U.S. Minister to Prussia, 1850-53. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., April 24, 1861 (age 63 years, 282 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Timothy Barnard and Phebe (Dewey) Barnard; married 1825 to Sara Livingstone; married 1832 to Catherine Walsh.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Ira Harris (1802-1875) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Charleston, Montgomery County, N.Y., May 31, 1802. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1845-46; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1846; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1847; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1847-59; U.S. Senator from New York, 1861-67; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1867. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 2, 1875 (age 73 years, 185 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Fredrick Waterman Harris (1780-1851) and Lucy (Hamilton) Harris (1781-1865); married 1832 to Louisa Clarissa Tubbs (1809-1845); step-father of Henry Reed Rathbone (1837-1911) and Jared Lawrence Rathbone; father of Clara Hamilton Harris (1834-1883; who married Henry Reed Rathbone (1837-1911)) and Amanda Judson Harris (1836-1902; who married Thomas Ewing Miller); grandfather of Henry Riggs Rathbone.
      Political families: Cornell family of New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Bradford Ripley Wood (1800-1889) — also known as Bradford R. Wood — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Westport, Fairfield County, Conn., September 3, 1800. U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1845-47; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856; U.S. Minister to Denmark, 1861-65. Congregationalist. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., September 26, 1889 (age 89 years, 23 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
      John Meredith Read, Jr. (1837-1896) — Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., February 21, 1837. U.S. Minister to Greece, 1873-77; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Greece, 1877-79. Died in 1896 (age about 59 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Meredith Read (1797-1874) and Priscilla (Marshall) Read; grandson of John Read; great-grandson of George Read and Samuel Meredith.
      Political family: Read family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Abraham Robertse Yates (1724-1796) — also known as Abraham Yates — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., August 23, 1724. Member of New York council of appointment, 1777, 1783-84; member of New York state senate Western District, 1777-90; Delegate to Continental Congress from New York, 1787-88; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1790-96; Presidential Elector for New York, 1792. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., June 30, 1796 (age 71 years, 312 days). Original interment in unknown location; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Christoffel Yates (1684-1754) and Catelyntje (Winne) Yates (1685-1706); married 1746 to Antje De Ridder (1726-1795); uncle of Peter Waldron Yates; grandfather of Gerrit Yates Lansing; great-grandfather of Abraham Lansing (1835-1899); third great-granduncle of Bradford R. Lansing.
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Otis family of Connecticut; Lansing family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert Yates (1738-1801) — of Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 27, 1738. State court judge in New York, 1777-98; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; delegate to New York convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Albany County, 1788; candidate for Governor of New York, 1789, 1795. Christian Reformed. Died September 9, 1801 (age 63 years, 225 days). Original interment in unknown location; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
    John A. Dix John Alden Dix (1860-1928) — also known as John A. Dix — of Thomson, Washington County, N.Y.; Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, Calif. Born in Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y., December 25, 1860. Democrat. Banker; lumber business; paper manufacturer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1904, 1912 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee); candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1908; New York Democratic state chair, 1910; Governor of New York, 1911-12; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914. Died, from heart disease, in Harbor Hospital, Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 9, 1928 (age 67 years, 106 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Lawton Dix (1816-1888) and Laura (Stevens) Dix (1827-1893); married, April 24, 1889, to Gertrude Thomson (1860-1923); sixth great-grandnephew of Robert Treat; second cousin of Roscoe D. Dix (1839-1912).
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Lawrence Gresser
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Empire State Notables (1914)
      Leonard Gansevoort (1751-1810) — also known as Leendert Harmense Gansevoort — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., July 14, 1751. Colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1778-79, 1787-88; Delegate to Continental Congress from New York, 1788; member of New York state senate, 1790-93, 1796-1802 (Western District 1790-93, Eastern District 1796-98, Western District 1798-99, Eastern District 1799-1802); member of New York council of appointment, 1797. Dutch ancestry. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., August 26, 1810 (age 59 years, 43 days). Original interment in unknown location; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Harmen Gansevoort (1712-1801) and Magdalena (Douw) Gansevoort (1718-1796); married, April 10, 1770, to Hester Cuyler (1748-1826); nephew of Volkert Petrus Douw; uncle of Peter Gansevoort; second great-grandnephew of Stephanus Van Cortlandt and Jacobus Van Cortlandt; first cousin of Leonard Gansevoort, Jr.; first cousin once removed of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer and Killian Killian Van Rensselaer; second cousin of Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; second cousin once removed of Philip P. Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton and Philip Schuyler; second cousin twice removed of Stephanus Bayard, James Jay, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, John Jay (1745-1829), Frederick Jay and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; second cousin thrice removed of Robert Ray Hamilton; second cousin four times removed of John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and John Hubner II; third cousin of Pieter Schuyler, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Stephen Van Rensselaer and Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; third cousin once removed of Nicholas Bayard, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay, William Jay and Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; third cousin twice removed of Edward Livingston, Charles Pinckney Brown and Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; fourth cousin of John Jay II; fourth cousin once removed of James Adams Ekin.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    John Tayler John Tayler (1742-1829) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 4, 1742. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1777-79, 1780-81, 1785-87; member of New York state senate Eastern District, 1801-02, 1803-13; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1811, 1813-22; Governor of New York, 1817. The words leading to the fateful duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr were uttered at Tayler's home in Albany. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., April 19, 1829 (age 86 years, 289 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also NNDB dossier
      Image source: New York Public Library
      Cornelius R. Parsons — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in York, Livingston County, N.Y. Republican. Lumber merchant; mayor of Rochester, N.Y., 1876-87; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 2nd District, 1891; member of New York state senate, 1892-1901 (29th District 1892-93, 28th District 1894-95, 43rd District 1896-1901). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Parsons (1818?-?).
      George Newell Southwick (1863-1912) — also known as George N. Southwick — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., March 7, 1863. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York, 1895-99, 1901-11 (20th District 1895-99, 1901-03, 23rd District 1903-11); defeated, 1898. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., October 17, 1912 (age 49 years, 224 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Cross-reference: William J. Grattan
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Eli Perry (1799-1881) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Cambridge, Washington County, N.Y., December 25, 1799. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly, 1851, 1879 (Albany County 4th District 1851, Rensselaer County 2nd District 1879); mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1851-54, 1856-60, 1862-66; U.S. Representative from New York, 1871-75 (14th District 1871-73, 15th District 1873-75); defeated (Independent Democratic), 1874. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 17, 1881 (age 81 years, 143 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    Erastus Corning II Erastus Corning II (1909-1983) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., October 7, 1909. Democrat. Insurance broker; member of New York state assembly from Albany County 1st District, 1936; member of New York state senate 30th District, 1937-41; resigned 1941; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1942-83; died in office 1983; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1972, 1980; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1946; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1964; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 40th District, 1967. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Chi Psi. Died, of cardio-pulmonary failure, in University Hospital, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., May 28, 1983 (age 73 years, 233 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edwin Corning (1883-1934) and Louise (Maxwell) Corning; married, June 23, 1932, to Elizabeth Norris Platt; nephew of Parker Corning; great-grandson of Erastus Corning.
      Political family: Corning family of Albany, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail
      Books about Erastus Corning II: Paul Grondahl, Mayor Corning : Albany Icon, Albany Enigma
      Image source: New York Red Book 1936
      John Schuyler Crosby (1839-1914) — of Montana. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., September 19, 1839. Republican. Colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Consul in Florence, 1876-82; Governor of Montana Territory, 1883-84. Attacked and beaten by a deranged servant, and died as a result, in Newport, Newport County, R.I., August 8, 1914 (age 74 years, 323 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, June 26, 1863, to Harriet Van Rensselaer.
      Parker Corning (1874-1943) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 22, 1874. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1923-37; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 24, 1943 (age 69 years, 122 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Edwin Corning; uncle of Erastus Corning II; grandson of Erastus Corning (1794-1872).
      Political family: Corning family of Albany, New York.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    Stephen Van_Rensselaer Stephen Van Rensselaer (1764-1839) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 1, 1764. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1789-90, 1807-10, 1817-18; member of New York state senate Western District, 1790-95; member of New York council of appointment, 1792; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1795-1801; general in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; candidate for Governor of New York, 1813; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1821; U.S. Representative from New York, 1822-29 (9th District 1822-23, 10th District 1823-29). Dutch ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Albany's last Dutch Patroon; took the first train ride in U.S.; founded Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 26, 1839 (age 74 years, 86 days). Original interment in private or family graveyard; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Stephen Van Rensselaer (1742-1769) and Catharina (Livingston) Van Rensselaer (1745-1810); half-brother of Rensselaer Westerlo and Catherine Westerlo (1778-1846; who married John Woodworth (1768-1858)); brother of Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; married 1783 to Margarita Schuyler (1758-1801; daughter of Philip John Schuyler); married, May 17, 1802, to Cornelia Bell Paterson (1780-1844; daughter of William Paterson); father of Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; uncle of Philip Schuyler; grandson of Philip Livingston; grandfather of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; grandnephew of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston and William Livingston; great-grandson of Dirck Ten Broeck; great-grandnephew of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775) and Gilbert Livingston; second great-grandson of Stephanus Van Cortlandt, Robert Livingston the Elder and Pieter Van Brugh; second great-grandfather of John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; second great-grandnephew of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724), Jacobus Van Cortlandt and Johannes Cuyler; third great-grandson of Dirck Wesselse Ten Broeck; first cousin of Edward Philip Livingston; first cousin once removed of Philip P. Schuyler, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston and Edward Livingston (1796-1840); first cousin twice removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775) and Stephen John Schuyler; first cousin thrice removed of Cornelis Cuyler, John Cruger, Jr. and Robert Reginald Livingston; first cousin four times removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; second cousin of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792), Peter Samuel Schuyler, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), William Jay and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873); second cousin once removed of Volkert Petrus Douw, Nicholas Bayard, Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Killian Killian Van Rensselaer, Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Philip Jeremiah Schuyler, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and John Jay II; second cousin twice removed of James Jay, Henry Cruger, John Jay, Frederick Jay, Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936), John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?); second cousin thrice removed of Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Bronson Murray Cutting, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991), Robert Winthrop Kean and Brockholst Livingston; second cousin four times removed of Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996) and Thomas Howard Kean; second cousin five times removed of Hamilton Fish (1951-), Alexa Fish Ward and Thomas Howard Kean, Jr.; third cousin of Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Gansevoort and Hamilton Fish (1808-1893); third cousin once removed of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, James Adams Ekin and John Jacob Astor III; third cousin twice removed of William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton, John Sluyter Wirt, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer and Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright; third cousin thrice removed of Guy Vernor Henry, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler and Montgomery Schuyler, Jr.; fourth cousin of Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Maturin Livingston, George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; fourth cousin once removed of Barent Van Buren, Martin Van Buren and Eugene Schuyler.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: New York Public Library
      Ambrose Spencer (1765-1848) — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y.; Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Salisbury, Litchfield County, Conn., December 13, 1765. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Columbia County, 1793-94; member of New York state senate, 1795-1802 (Eastern District 1795-97, Middle District 1797-1802); member of New York council of appointment, 1797, 1801; New York state attorney general, 1802-04; appointed 1802; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1804-23; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1821; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1824-26; U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1829-31. Died in Lyons, Wayne County, N.Y., March 13, 1848 (age 82 years, 91 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Philip Spencer and Abigail (Moore) Spencer; married, February 18, 1784, to Laura Canfield (1768-1807); married 1808 to Mary (Clinton) Norton (1773-1808; daughter of James Clinton (1736-1812); half-sister of James Graham Clinton (1804-1849); sister of Charles Clinton (1767-1829), De Witt Clinton (1769-1828) and George Clinton, Jr. (1771-1809); niece of George Clinton (1739-1812)); married 1810 to Katharine (Clinton) Norton (1778-1837; sister of second wife; daughter of James Clinton (1736-1812); half-sister of James Graham Clinton (1804-1849); sister of Charles Clinton (1767-1829), De Witt Clinton (1769-1828) and George Clinton, Jr. (1771-1809); niece of George Clinton (1739-1812)); father of John Canfield Spencer and Abby Spencer (who married John Townsend); grandfather of Julia Isabella Townsend (1824-1906; who married Allen Munroe (1819-1884)).
      Political family: Clinton-DeWitt-Smoot family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Rufus Wheeler Peckham, Jr. (1838-1909) — also known as Rufus W. Peckham — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; Washington, D.C. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., November 8, 1838. Democrat. Lawyer; Albany County District Attorney, 1869-72; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876 (member, Credentials Committee), 1880 (member, Resolutions Committee); Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1883-86; judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1886-95; Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1895-1909; died in office 1909. Episcopalian. Died in Altamont, Albany County, N.Y., October 24, 1909 (age 70 years, 350 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rufus Wheeler Peckham and Isabella (Lacey) Peckham; married, November 14, 1866, to Harriette Arnold; first cousin of Isabella Peckham (1838-1864; daughter-in-law of Andrew Galbraith Miller); first cousin twice removed of Nathaniel Hazard; second cousin twice removed of Stephen E. Peckham; third cousin thrice removed of Ezekiel Cornell (1733-1800) and Ebenezer Hazard; fourth cousin once removed of Augustus George Hazard.
      Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Durfee-Wanton family of Newport, Rhode Island; Cornell family of New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; King family; Hatfield-Cornell-Woolsey family of New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Ballotpedia article — NNDB dossier
      Erastus Corning (1794-1872) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., December 14, 1794. Democrat. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1834-37; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1842-45; founder (1853) and first president of the New York Central Railroad; U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1857-59, 1861-63; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1860; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1867. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., April 9, 1872 (age 77 years, 117 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Grandfather of Parker Corning and Edwin Corning (1883-1934); great-grandfather of Erastus Corning II.
      Political family: Corning family of Albany, New York.
      The city of Corning, New York, is named for him.  — The city of Corning, Iowa, is named for him.  — The city of Corning, Kansas, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lyman Tremain (1819-1878) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Durham, Greene County, N.Y., June 14, 1819. Republican. Lawyer; law partner of Rufus W. Peckham; county judge in New York, 1846-51; New York state attorney general, 1858-59; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1862; member of New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1866; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1866; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868; U.S. Representative from New York at-large, 1873-75. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 30, 1878 (age 59 years, 169 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Robert Livingston the Younger (1663-1725) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Scotland, 1663. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1710-19. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., April 21, 1725 (age about 61 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Livingston ; married 1697 to Margarita Schuyler (daughter of Pieter Schuyler); nephew of Robert Livingston the Elder; grandfather of Margaret Beekman (1724-1800; who married Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775)), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer and James Livingston (1747-1832); great-grandfather of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler and Maturin Livingston; second great-grandfather of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; third great-grandfather of John Jacob Astor III and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; fourth great-grandfather of William Waldorf Astor and Robert Ray Hamilton; fifth great-grandfather of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942), John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and Robert Reginald Livingston; first cousin of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775) and Gilbert Livingston; first cousin once removed of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775) and William Livingston; first cousin twice removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston and Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr.; first cousin thrice removed of Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873) and Hamilton Fish (1808-1893); first cousin four times removed of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, John Jay II, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); first cousin five times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); first cousin six times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Bronson Murray Cutting, Robert Winthrop Kean, Brockholst Livingston and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); first cousin seven times removed of Thomas Howard Kean, Hamilton Fish (1951-) and Alexa Fish Ward.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Myndert Davidtse Schuyler (1672-1755) — also known as Myndert Schuyler — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Colonie, Albany County, N.Y., 1672. Merchant; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1719-21, 1723-25. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., October 21, 1755 (age about 83 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Davit Pieterse Schuyler (1636-1690) and Catharina (Ver Planck) Schuyler (1639-1708); brother of David Davidse Schuyler; fourth great-granduncle of Henry Newton Schuyler; fifth great-granduncle of Marion Richard Schuyler; first cousin of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); first cousin once removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746); first cousin twice removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, Philip John Schuyler, Philip P. Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; first cousin thrice removed of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810), Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792), Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Edward Livingston (1764-1836) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; first cousin four times removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Maturin Livingston, Rensselaer Westerlo, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Edward Philip Livingston, Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; first cousin five times removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Gerrit Smith, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); first cousin six times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?), Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); first cousin seven times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Bronson Murray Cutting, Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean, Brockholst Livingston and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      George Hornell Thacher (1818-1887) — also known as George H. Thacher — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born June 4, 1818. Owner of Thacher Carwheel Company, makers of wheels for railroad cars; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1860-62, 1866-68, 1870-74. Died February 5, 1887 (age 68 years, 246 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of John Boyd Thacher; grandfather of John Boyd Thacher II (1882-1957).
      Political family: Thacher family of Albany, New York.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) — also known as Peter Schuyler — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Beverwyck, New Netherland (now Albany, Albany County, N.Y.), 1657. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1686-94. Died February 19, 1724 (age about 66 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; subsequent interment at Madison Avenue Dutch Church, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Pieter Pieterse Schuyler (1628-1683) and Margarita (Van Slichtenhorst) Schuyler (1628-1711); brother of Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); married 1681 to Engeltie Van Schaick (1659-1689); married 1691 to Maria Van Rensselaer (1672-1724); father of Margarita Schuyler (1682-1725; who married Robert Livingston the Younger); uncle of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746); grandfather of Philip P. Schuyler; granduncle of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, Philip John Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; great-grandfather of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Pieter Schuyler, James Livingston and Peter Samuel Schuyler; great-granduncle of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston and Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr.; second great-grandfather of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler and Maturin Livingston; second great-granduncle of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish (1808-1893), George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; third great-grandfather of Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Gerrit Smith and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; third great-granduncle of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); fourth great-grandfather of John Jacob Astor III and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; fourth great-granduncle of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); fifth great-grandfather of William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Bronson Murray Cutting; fifth great-granduncle of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); sixth great-grandfather of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942), John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Robert Reginald Livingston and Brockholst Livingston; sixth great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Hamilton Fish (1951-) and Alexa Fish Ward; seventh great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Jr.; first cousin of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; first cousin six times removed of Henry Newton Schuyler; first cousin seven times removed of Marion Richard Schuyler.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Volkert Petrus Douw (1720-1801) — also known as Volkert P. Douw — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., March 23, 1720. Merchant; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1761-70; member of New York state senate Western District, 1785-93. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., March 20, 1801 (age 80 years, 362 days). Original interment somewhere in Rensselaer, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Petrus Douw (1692-1775) and Anna (Van Rensselaer) Douw (1696-1756); married, May 20, 1742, to Anna De Peyster (1723-1794); uncle of Leonard Gansevoort (1751-1810) and Leonard Gansevoort, Jr.; granduncle of Peter Gansevoort; great-grandnephew of Stephanus Van Cortlandt and Jacobus Van Cortlandt; first cousin of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer and Killian Killian Van Rensselaer; first cousin once removed of Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; first cousin twice removed of James Alexander Hamilton and Philip Schuyler; first cousin thrice removed of Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; first cousin four times removed of Robert Ray Hamilton; first cousin five times removed of John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and John Hubner II; second cousin of Philip P. Schuyler; second cousin once removed of Stephanus Bayard, James Jay, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, John Jay, Pieter Schuyler, Frederick Jay, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Stephen Van Rensselaer and Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; second cousin twice removed of Henry Walter Livingston and Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; second cousin thrice removed of Edward Livingston, Charles Pinckney Brown and Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; second cousin five times removed of Charles Ludlow Livingston and Bronson Murray Cutting; third cousin of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843) and William Jay; third cousin once removed of John Jay II; third cousin twice removed of James Adams Ekin; third cousin thrice removed of John Sluyter Wirt and Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; VanRensselaer family of Albany, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article
      John Boyd Thacher II (1882-1957) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Leadville, Lake County, Colo., October 26, 1882. Democrat. Lawyer; banker; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1926-40; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1940; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1937; judge of Albany County Children's Court, 1940-47. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., April 25, 1957 (age 74 years, 181 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George H. Thacher and Emma Louise (Bennett) Thacher; married, June 17, 1918, to Lulu Abel Cameron; nephew of John Boyd Thacher (1847-1909); grandson of George Hornell Thacher.
      Political family: Thacher family of Albany, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Harmanus Bleecker (1779-1849) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., October 9, 1779. U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1811-13; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1813-15; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Netherlands, 1839-42. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., July 19, 1849 (age 69 years, 283 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Amasa Junius Parker (1807-1890) — also known as Amasa J. Parker — of Delhi, Delaware County, N.Y.; Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Sharon, Litchfield County, Conn., June 2, 1807. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1834; U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1837-39; circuit judge in New York, 1844-47; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1847-55; candidate for Governor of New York, 1856, 1858; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1864; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1867-68. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 13, 1890 (age 82 years, 345 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Cochrane (1813-1898) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Palatine, Montgomery County, N.Y., August 27, 1813. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1857-61; defeated, 1860; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1860; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; New York state attorney general, 1864-65; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868 (speaker). Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., February 7, 1898 (age 84 years, 164 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Stormont Hackett (1868-1926) — also known as William S. Hackett — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 7, 1868. Democrat. President, Albany City Savings Bank; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1922-26; died in office 1926. Member, Freemasons. Injured in an automobile accident in Cuba, and died three weeks later, from the injuries and erysipelas, in American Hospital, Havana (La Habana), Cuba, March 4, 1926 (age 57 years, 87 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Peter Gansevoort Ten Eyck (1873-1944) — also known as Peter G. Ten Eyck — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Bethlehem, Albany County, N.Y., November 7, 1873. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912 (alternate), 1920; U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1913-15, 1921-23; defeated, 1914. Died in 1944 (age about 70 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Johannes Abeel (1667-1711) — also known as John Abeel — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., March 23, 1667. Merchant; fur trader; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1694-95, 1709-10; member of New York colonial assembly, 1695, 1701-02. Dutch Reformed. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 28, 1711 (age 43 years, 311 days). Original interment at Second Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Elizabeth Abeel (who married Evert Bancker (1665-1734)); married 1694 to Catherine Schuyler.
      Political family: Bancker-Abeel family of Albany, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747) — also known as John Schuyler — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., 1668. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1703-06. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., June 25, 1747 (age about 78 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Philip Pieterse Schuyler (1628-1683) and Mararetta (Van Sclichtenhorst) Schuyler (1628-1711); brother of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); married 1694 to Elizabeth Staats; father of Johannes Schuyler; uncle of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775) and Gilbert Livingston; grandfather of Philip John Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; granduncle of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston and Philip P. Schuyler; great-grandfather of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; great-granduncle of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr. and Edward Livingston (1764-1836); second great-grandfather of Henry Walter Livingston, Philip Schuyler and James Alexander Hamilton; second great-granduncle of Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Maturin Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish (1808-1893), George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; third great-grandfather of Edward Livingston (1796-1840); third great-granduncle of Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Gerrit Smith, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); fourth great-grandfather of Robert Ray Hamilton; fourth great-granduncle of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, William Waldorf Astor, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); fifth great-grandfather of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?), John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and Bronson Murray Cutting; fifth great-granduncle of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler (1869-1942), Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); sixth great-grandfather of Brockholst Livingston; sixth great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Hamilton Fish (1951-) and Alexa Fish Ward; seventh great-granduncle of Thomas Howard Kean, Jr.; first cousin of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; first cousin six times removed of Henry Newton Schuyler; first cousin seven times removed of Marion Richard Schuyler.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Johannes DePeyster (1694-1783) — also known as John DePeyster — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1694. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1729-31, 1732-33. Died February 27, 1783 (age about 88 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Johannes de Peyster and Anna (Bancker) DePeyster (1670-1740); married 1715 to Anna Schuyler (1697-1750); nephew of Abraham de Peyster; uncle of Matthew Clarkson (1733-1800); granduncle of Philip DePeyster; first cousin twice removed of Philip Peter Livingston; first cousin thrice removed of Charles Ludlow Livingston; first cousin five times removed of Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936), John Kean and Hamilton Fish Kean; first cousin six times removed of Robert Reginald Livingston, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991) and Robert Winthrop Kean; first cousin seven times removed of Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996) and Thomas Howard Kean.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article
      John Swinburne (1820-1889) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1820. Republican. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1883-84; U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1885-87; defeated, 1886. Died in 1889 (age about 69 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Thomas Jefferson Van Alstyne (1827-1903) — also known as Thomas J. Van Alstyne — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1827. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1883-85; defeated, 1884; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1898-99. Died in 1903 (age about 76 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Thomas Jefferson
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Rollin Brewster Sanford (1874-1957) — also known as Rollin B. Sanford — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; Loudonville, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Nicholville, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., May 18, 1874. Republican. Lawyer; Albany County District Attorney, 1908-14; U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1915-21; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920. Episcopalian. Member, Theta Delta Chi; Freemasons. Died May 16, 1957 (age 82 years, 363 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry T. Sanford and Louise (Brewster) Sanford; married, April 4, 1904, to Harriet Keeler; great-grandson of Jonah Sanford (1790-1867).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    John Van_Buren John Van Buren (1810-1866) — also known as "Prince John" — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y., February 10, 1810. Lawyer; New York state attorney general, 1845-47; appointed 1845; defeated, 1847, 1865; in September 1845, during a trial, he and opposing counsel Ambrose L. Jordan came to blows in the courtroom; both were sentenced to 24 hours solitary confinement in jail; his resignation as Attorney General was refused by the governor. Died, from exposure, on board the ship Scotia, en route from Liverpool to New York, in the North Atlantic Ocean, October 13, 1866 (age 56 years, 245 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Martin Van Buren and Hannah (Hoes) Van Buren; married, June 22, 1841, to Elizabeth Vanderpoel (1810-1844); nephew of James Isaac Van Alen; second cousin once removed of Barent Van Buren; second cousin thrice removed of Dirck Ten Broeck (1686-1751) and Cornelis Cuyler; third cousin once removed of Thomas Brodhead Van Buren; third cousin twice removed of Harold Sheffield Van Buren; fourth cousin once removed of James Livingston.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Image source: Library of Congress
      John Van Schaick Lansing Pruyn (1811-1877) — also known as John V. L. Pruyn — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1811. Democrat. Member of New York state senate 13th District, 1862-63; U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1863-65, 1867-69. Died in 1877 (age about 66 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Gerrit Yates Lansing (1783-1862) — also known as Gerrit Y. Lansing — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., August 4, 1783. Lawyer; Albany County Probate Judge, 1816-23; U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1831-37; president, Albany Savings Bank, 1854-62; president, Albany Insurance Company, 1859-62. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 3, 1862 (age 78 years, 152 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Abraham Gerritse Lansing and Susanna (Yates) Lansing (1762-1840); married to Helen Ten Eyck (1787-1838); nephew of John Ten Eyck Lansing, Jr. (1754-?); uncle of Abraham Lansing; grandson of Abraham Robertse Yates; first cousin of Robert Lansing (1799-1878) and Frederick Lansing (1806-1861); first cousin once removed of Frederick Lansing (1838-1894); first cousin twice removed of Robert Lansing (1864-1928) and Emma Sterling Lansing; first cousin thrice removed of Agnes Phelps Lansing; second cousin twice removed of Abraham Jacob Lansing; second cousin thrice removed of Bradford R. Lansing; third cousin once removed of Cornelius Lansing.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Lansing family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Hugh White (1798-1870) — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1798. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1845-51. Died in 1870 (age about 72 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Briggs McEwan (1855-1915) — also known as James B. McEwan — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., February 7, 1855. Republican. Coal dealer; member of New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1897-1900; member of New York state senate 29th District, 1901-06; postmaster at Albany, N.Y., 1908-09; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1910-13. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 27, 1915 (age 60 years, 323 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John McEwan and Agnes Gordon (Lauder) McEwan; married, April 21, 1898, to Emma Smith McClure (died 1901); married, December 6, 1902, to Jennie (McClure) Manning (widowed sister of first wife).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Johannes Hansen (1695-1756) — also known as Hans Hansen — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1695. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1754-56. Died in 1756 (age about 61 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Hendrick Hansen (1670?-1724).
      Jeremiah Van Rensselaer (1738-1810) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y., August 27, 1738. Democrat. Merchant; surveyor; served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1788-89; U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1789-91; Presidential Elector for New York, 1800; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1801-04. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., February 19, 1810 (age 71 years, 176 days). Original interment at Dutch Reformed Cemetery, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Engeltie 'Angelica' (Livingston) Van Rensselaer (1698-1747) and Johannes Van Rensselaer (1708-1783); brother of Robert Van Rensselaer; married, July 3, 1760, to Judith Bayard (died 1764); married 1764 to Helena Lansing (1743-1795); father of Solomon Van Vechten Van Rensselaer; uncle of Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; grandson of Robert Livingston the Younger; granduncle of James Alexander Hamilton and Philip Schuyler; great-grandson of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); great-grandnephew of Stephanus Van Cortlandt, Robert Livingston the Elder, Jacobus Van Cortlandt and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); great-granduncle of Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; second great-granduncle of Robert Ray Hamilton; third great-granduncle of John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; first cousin of Volkert Petrus Douw, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, James Livingston and Killian Killian Van Rensselaer; first cousin once removed of Philip P. Schuyler, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847) and Maturin Livingston; first cousin twice removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston, Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746), Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Peter Gansevoort, Gerrit Smith and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; first cousin thrice removed of David Davidse Schuyler, Myndert Davidtse Schuyler and John Jacob Astor III; first cousin four times removed of William Waldorf Astor; first cousin five times removed of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Robert Reginald Livingston and John Hubner II; second cousin of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Peter Samuel Schuyler; second cousin once removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, James Jay, Philip John Schuyler, Matthew Clarkson (1733-1800), Stephen John Schuyler, John Jay, Frederick Jay, Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer and Henry Walter Livingston; second cousin twice removed of Edward Livingston (1796-1840) and Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; second cousin thrice removed of Charles Pinckney Brown and Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; second cousin four times removed of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Bronson Murray Cutting; second cousin five times removed of Brockholst Livingston; third cousin of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Matthew Clarkson (1758-1825), Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843) and William Jay; third cousin once removed of Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler, John Jay II and Philip N. Schuyler; third cousin twice removed of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, James Adams Ekin, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); third cousin thrice removed of John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Jared Lewis Rathbone (1791-1845) — also known as Jared Rathbone — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Colchester, New London County, Conn., August 2, 1791. Whig. Merchant; bank director; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1838-41. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 13, 1845 (age 53 years, 284 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Rathbone (1758-1831) and Lydia (Sparhawk) Rathbone; married, June 26, 1834, to Anna Pauline Noyes Pinney (1809-1894); father of Henry Reed Rathbone and Jared Lawrence Rathbone; grandfather of Henry Riggs Rathbone (1870-1928); second cousin of Daniel Burrows; second cousin once removed of Lorenzo Burrows; second cousin twice removed of Ezekiel Cornell; fourth cousin of Ezra Cornell; fourth cousin once removed of Alfred Henry Littlefield and Alonzo Barton Cornell.
      Political families: Cornell family of New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Solomon Van Vechten Van Rensselaer (1774-1852) — also known as Solomon Van Rensselaer — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1774. Whig. U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1819-22; postmaster at Albany, N.Y., 1822-39, 1841-43; delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839. Died in 1852 (age about 78 years). Original interment at North Dutch Church Cemetery, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer; nephew of Killian Killian Van Rensselaer (1763-1845).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; VanRensselaer family of Albany, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Charles Henry Gaus (1840-1909) — also known as Charles H. Gaus — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, September 1, 1840. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; druggist; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1902-08; New York state comptroller, 1909; died in office 1909. German ancestry. Died, from pneumonia, in a hunting lodge on Long Lake, in the Laurentian Mountains, Quebec, October 31, 1909 (age 69 years, 60 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Jacob Coenraedt Ten Eyck (1705-1793) — also known as Jacob C. Ten Eyck — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1705. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1748-50. Died in 1793 (age about 88 years). Original interment in unknown location; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      John Lawrence Schoolcraft (1804-1860) — also known as John L. Schoolcraft — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Guilderland, Albany County, N.Y., September 22, 1804. Republican. U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1849-53; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1856, 1860. Died in St. Catherines, Ontario, July 7, 1860 (age 55 years, 289 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Maria Catherine (McKinney) Schoolcraft and John Schoolcraft (1782-1809); married, August 6, 1853, to Caroline Cornelia Canfield (1834-1922; niece of William Henry Seward; granddaughter of Samuel Swayze Seward); nephew of Henry Rowe Schoolcraft; first cousin of Richard Updike Sherman; first cousin once removed of James Schoolcraft Sherman and James Teller Schoolcraft (1855-1937); second cousin of Peter P. Schoolcraft.
      Political family: Schoolcraft-Seward family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Boyd Thacher (1847-1909) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Ballston Center, Saratoga County, N.Y., September 11, 1847. Owner of Thacher Carwheel Company, makers of wheels for railroad cars; author; historian; member of New York state senate 17th District, 1884-85; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1886-88, 1896-97. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., February 25, 1909 (age 61 years, 167 days). Entombed at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Hornell Thacher and Ursula Jane (Boyd) Thacher; married, September 11, 1872, to Emma Treadwell (1851-1927); uncle of John Boyd Thacher II (1882-1957).
      Political family: Thacher family of Albany, New York.
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Abraham Van Vechten — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate, 1797-1805, 1815-19 (Eastern District 1797-1805, Middle District 1815-19); member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1805-06, 1807-13; New York state attorney general, 1810-11, 1813-15; appointed 1810, 1813. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      David Davidse Schuyler (1669-1715) — also known as David Schuyler — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., June 11, 1669. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1706-07. Died December 16, 1715 (age 46 years, 188 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Essex County, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Davit Pieterse Schuyler (1636-1690) and Catalina (Ver Planck) Schuyler (1639-1708); brother of Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; fourth great-granduncle of Henry Newton Schuyler; fifth great-granduncle of Marion Richard Schuyler; first cousin of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); first cousin once removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746); first cousin twice removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, Philip John Schuyler, Philip P. Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; first cousin thrice removed of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810), Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792), Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Edward Livingston (1764-1836) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; first cousin four times removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Maturin Livingston, Rensselaer Westerlo, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Edward Philip Livingston, Philip Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; first cousin five times removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Gerrit Smith, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); first cousin six times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?), Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); first cousin seven times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Bronson Murray Cutting, Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean, Brockholst Livingston and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Morris Smith Miller (1779-1824) — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., July 31, 1779. Lawyer; common pleas court judge in New York, 1810; U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1813-15. Died in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y., November 17, 1824 (age 45 years, 109 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Rutger Bleecker Miller (1805-1877).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Russell Parsons, Jr. (1861-1905) — also known as James R. Parsons, Jr. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer County, N.Y., February 20, 1861. U.S. Consul in Aix-la-Chapelle, 1888-90; official in various capacities with the New York State Board of Regents, 1891-1904; U.S. Consul General in Mexico City, 1904-05, died in office 1905. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Psi; Sons of the Revolution. Killed in the collision of an electric trolley car with his horsedrawn carriage, in Mexico City (Ciudad de México), Distrito Federal, December 5, 1905 (age 44 years, 288 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Frances Theodora (Smith) Dana (1861-1952).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Abraham Ten Broeck — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1779-83, 1796-99; member of New York state senate Western District, 1779-83; member of New York council of appointment, 1780. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Daniel Evan Button (1917-2009) — also known as Daniel E. Button — of New York. Born in Dunkirk, Chautauqua County, N.Y., November 1, 1917. Republican. Newspaper editor; writer; U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1967-71; defeated, 1970. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., March 7, 2009 (age 91 years, 126 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      Hendrick Hansen (c.1670-1724) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born about 1670. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1698-99. Died in 1724 (age about 54 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Johannes Hansen (1695-1756).
      Jan Jansen Bleecker (1641-1732) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1641. Fur trader; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1700-01. Died in 1732 (age about 91 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Johannes Bleecker (1668-1737) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1668. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1701-02. Died in 1737 (age about 69 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Johannes Cuyler (c.1661-1740) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born about 1661. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1725-26. Christian Reformed. Dutch ancestry. Died in 1740 (age about 79 years). Original interment at Dutch Church Burial Ground, Albany, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Hendrick Cuyler (1637-1690) and Annatje (Schepmoes) Cuyler (1642-1703); brother of Maria Cuyler (who married John Cruger); married to Elsje Ten Broeck; father of Cornelis Cuyler; uncle of John Cruger, Jr.; granduncle of Robert Livingston, Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Philip Livingston, William Livingston and Henry Cruger; great-granduncle of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810) and Henry Brockholst Livingston; second great-granduncle of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston, Rensselaer Westerlo, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873); third great-granduncle of Philip Schuyler, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Edward Livingston, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer and John Jay II; fourth great-granduncle of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936), John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?); fifth great-granduncle of Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Bronson Murray Cutting, Robert Reginald Livingston, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991), Robert Winthrop Kean and Brockholst Livingston; sixth great-granduncle of John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996) and Thomas Howard Kean; seventh great-granduncle of Hamilton Fish, Alexa Fish Ward and Thomas Howard Kean, Jr..
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., 1697. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1741-42. Died in Albany County, N.Y., 1746 (age about 49 years). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Albany County, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Johannes Schuyler and Elizabeth (Staats) Schuyler (died 1737); father of Philip John Schuyler and Stephen John Schuyler; nephew of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); grandfather of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; great-grandfather of Henry Walter Livingston, Philip Schuyler and James Alexander Hamilton; second great-grandfather of Edward Livingston (1796-1840); third great-grandfather of Robert Ray Hamilton; fourth great-grandfather of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?), John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and Bronson Murray Cutting; fifth great-grandfather of Brockholst Livingston; first cousin of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775) and Gilbert Livingston; first cousin once removed of David Davidse Schuyler, Myndert Davidtse Schuyler, Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston and Philip P. Schuyler; first cousin twice removed of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810), Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr. and Edward Livingston (1764-1836); first cousin thrice removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Maturin Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish (1808-1893), George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; first cousin four times removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Gerrit Smith, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); first cousin five times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, William Waldorf Astor, John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); first cousin six times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996); first cousin seven times removed of Thomas Howard Kean, Hamilton Fish (1951-) and Alexa Fish Ward; second cousin five times removed of Henry Newton Schuyler.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Rensselaer Westerlo (1776-1851) — of New York. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., April 29, 1776. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; U.S. Representative from New York 9th District, 1817-19. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., April 18, 1851 (age 74 years, 354 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Eilardus Westerlo (1737-1790) and Catharina (Livingston) Westerlo (1745-1810); half-brother of Stephen Van Rensselaer and Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; brother of Catherine Westerlo (1778-1846; who married John Woodworth); married, May 5, 1805, to Jane Lansing (1785-1871); uncle of Philip Schuyler and Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; grandson of Philip Livingston; grandnephew of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston and William Livingston; granduncle of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; great-grandson of Dirck Ten Broeck; great-grandnephew of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775) and Gilbert Livingston; second great-grandson of Robert Livingston the Elder and Pieter Van Brugh; second great-grandnephew of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724), Johannes Cuyler and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); second great-granduncle of John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; third great-grandson of Dirck Wesselse Ten Broeck; first cousin of Edward Philip Livingston; first cousin once removed of Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston and Edward Livingston (1796-1840); first cousin twice removed of Robert Gilbert Livingston and Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775); first cousin thrice removed of Robert Livingston the Younger, Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746), Cornelis Cuyler, John Cruger, Jr. and Robert Reginald Livingston; first cousin four times removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; second cousin of Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843), William Jay and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873); second cousin once removed of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and John Jay II; second cousin twice removed of Stephanus Bayard, Philip John Schuyler, Philip P. Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, Henry Cruger (1739-1827), Nicholas Fish, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936), John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean and Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?); second cousin thrice removed of Herbert Livingston Satterlee, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933), Bronson Murray Cutting, Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991), Robert Winthrop Kean and Brockholst Livingston; second cousin four times removed of Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996) and Thomas Howard Kean; second cousin five times removed of Hamilton Fish (1951-), Alexa Fish Ward and Thomas Howard Kean, Jr.; third cousin of Peter Gansevoort and Hamilton Fish (1808-1893); third cousin once removed of Nicholas Bayard, Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792), Peter Samuel Schuyler, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler, Gilbert Livingston Thompson and John Jacob Astor III; third cousin twice removed of William Waldorf Astor and Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright; third cousin thrice removed of Guy Vernor Henry, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler and Montgomery Schuyler, Jr.; fourth cousin of Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Maturin Livingston, James Alexander Hamilton, George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; fourth cousin once removed of Barent Van Buren, Martin Van Buren, James Adams Ekin and Eugene Schuyler.
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Chesselden Ellis (1808-1854) — of Waterford, Saratoga County, N.Y.; New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New Windsor (unknown county), Vt., 1808. Democrat. Lawyer; Saratoga County Prosecuting Attorney, 1837-43; U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1843-45. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., May 10, 1854 (age about 45 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Lemuel Jenkins (1789-1862) — of Bloomingburg, Sullivan County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1789. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1823-25. Died in 1862 (age about 73 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Father of Charles E. Jenkins (1823?-1896).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Charles Edward Bleecker (1826-1873) — also known as Charles E. Bleecker — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1826. Wine merchant; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1868-70. Died in 1873 (age about 47 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      James Hilton Manning (1854-1925) — also known as James H. Manning — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., September 22, 1854. Democrat. President, Weed Parsons Printing Company; president, Albany Railway Company (street railways); president, Hudson River Telephone Company; president, National Savings Bank of Albany; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1890-94; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1892. Died, from acute dilation of heart, in Albany Hospital, Albany, Albany County, N.Y., July 4, 1925 (age 70 years, 285 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Mary (Little) Manning and Daniel Manning (1831-1887); married 1879 to Emma J. Austin.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Edwin Nelson Hubbell (1815-1897) — also known as Edwin N. Hubbell — of Coxsackie, Greene County, N.Y.; East Saginaw (now part of Saginaw), Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Coxsackie, Greene County, N.Y., August 13, 1815. Democrat. Farmer; U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1865-67. Died in Nyack, Rockland County, N.Y., February 5, 1897 (age 81 years, 176 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to C. Elizabeth Hoffman (1830-1909).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph William Stevens — also known as Joseph W. Stevens — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; tobacco merchant; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1914-17. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      James R. Watt — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1918-21. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      D-Cady Herrick (1846-1926) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Esperance, Schoharie County, N.Y., April 12, 1846. Democrat. Lawyer; Albany County District Attorney, 1881-86; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1888; Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1892-1904; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court 3rd Department, 1896-1900; candidate for Governor of New York, 1904; director, Albany City National Bank; candidate for delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1914. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., February 21, 1926 (age 79 years, 315 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Jonathan R. Herrick and Harriet E. (Deuel) Herrick (1825-1856); half-brother of Louise Brown Herrick (1872-1957; who married Robert Edwin Whalen) and Walter Richmond Herrick; married 1874 to Orissa H. Salisbury; grandfather of D-Cady Herrick II; second cousin five times removed of Waightstill Avery; third cousin once removed of William George Fargo; third cousin thrice removed of David Hough, Jeremiah Mason, Daniel Packer and Asa Packer; fourth cousin once removed of Alfred Avery Burnham, Francis Frederick Fargo (1824-1891) and Irving Dilley Tillman.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Friend Humphrey — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1840-41; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1843-45, 1849-50. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Truman G. Younglove (1815-1882) — of Saratoga County, N.Y. Born in Edinburg, Saratoga County, N.Y., October 31, 1815. Republican. Engineer; member of New York state assembly from Saratoga County 1st District, 1866-69; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1869; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868 (member, Credentials Committee). Died September 17, 1882 (age 66 years, 321 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Daniel Copeland Younglove (1791-1867) and Elizabeth (Stimson) Younglove (1793-1850); married, January 7, 1841, to Elizabeth MacMartin; married, November 4, 1850, to Jane MacMartin.
      See also Wikipedia article
      Samuel Hand (1834-1886) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Elizabethtown, Essex County, N.Y., May 1, 1834. Lawyer; judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1878. Member, Chi Psi. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 21, 1886 (age 52 years, 20 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Marcia Seelye (Northrup) Hand (1803-1881) and Augustus Cincinnatus Hand; brother of Ellen Salome Hand (1835-1867; who married Matthew Hale (1829-1897)) and Richard Lockhart Hand; married 1853 to Lydia Coit Learned (1839-1921); father of Billings Learned Hand; uncle of Augustus Noble Hand.
      Political family: Hand family of Elizabethtown, New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Teunis Van Vechten — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1837-38, 1841-42. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Abraham Gerritse Lansing (1756-1834) — also known as Abraham G. Lansing — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 12, 1756. Postmaster at Albany, N.Y., 1782-92; New York state treasurer, 1803-08, 1810-12; appointed 1803, 1810. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 15, 1834 (age 77 years, 154 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gerrit Jacobse Lansing (1711-1765) and Jannetje 'Jane' (Waters) Lansing (1723-1810); brother of John Ten Eyck Lansing, Jr.; married, April 9, 1779, to Susanna Yates (1762-1840); father of Gerrit Yates Lansing (1783-1862); uncle of Robert Lansing (1799-1878) and Frederick Lansing (1806-1861); grandfather of Abraham Lansing; granduncle of Frederick Lansing (1838-1894); great-granduncle of Robert Lansing (1864-1928) and Emma Sterling Lansing; second great-granduncle of Agnes Phelps Lansing; second cousin once removed of Abraham Jacob Lansing; third cousin of Cornelius Lansing; third cousin thrice removed of Abram Wendell Lansing and Henry Van Woert.
      Political family: Lansing family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Jesse Buel — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1823; candidate for Governor of New York, 1836. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Samuel Buel (1773?-?).
      Barent Philip Staats — also known as Barent P. Staats — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1834; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1842-43. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Franklin Townsend — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1850-51; member of New York state assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1857. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      James Henry Blessing — also known as James H. Blessing — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1900-01. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Henry F. Snyder — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1909; postmaster. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Oren Elbridge Wilson — also known as Oren E. Wilson — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Accountant; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1894-95. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Archibald McIntyre — of Montgomery County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1798-1802, 1803-04, 1811-12, 1820-21 (Montgomery County 1798-1802, 1803-04, 1811-12, Montgomery and Hamilton counties 1820-21); New York state comptroller, 1805-21; member of New York state senate, 1821-26 (Western District 1821-22, 4th District 1823-26). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Edwin Corning (1883-1934) — of Bethlehem, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., September 30, 1883. Democrat. New York Democratic state chair, 1926-28; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1927-28. President of Ludlum Steel Company; officer of Albany Felt Company; director of banks. Died in 1934 (age about 50 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Parker Corning (1874-1943); married to Louise Maxwell; father of Erastus Corning II; grandson of Erastus Corning.
      Political family: Corning family of Albany, New York.
      John Vernon Henry (1767-1829) — also known as John V. Henry — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1767. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1799-1802; New York state comptroller, 1800-01. Presbyterian. Died October 22, 1829 (age about 62 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Henry and Elizabeth (Vernon) Henry; married to Charlotte Seton and Eliza Wilkes; grandfather of Guy Vernor Henry; cousin *** of Benjamin Henry (1742-1816).
      Political family: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Knower — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. New York state treasurer, 1821-24; appointed 1821. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      John Van Ness Yates — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Secretary of state of New York, 1818-26; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1818-19. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Abraham Lansing (1835-1899) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., February 27, 1835. Lawyer; New York state treasurer, 1874; member of New York state senate 17th District, 1882-83. Dutch and English ancestry. Member, Kappa Alpha Society. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., October 4, 1899 (age 64 years, 219 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Christopher Yates Lansing (1796-1872) and Caroline Mary (Thomas) Lansing (1805-1845); married, November 26, 1873, to Catherine Gansevoort (1838-1918); nephew of Gerrit Yates Lansing; grandson of Abraham Gerritse Lansing; grandnephew of John Ten Eyck Lansing, Jr.; great-grandson of Abraham Robertse Yates; first cousin once removed of Robert Lansing (1799-1878) and Frederick Lansing (1806-1861); second cousin of Frederick Lansing (1838-1894); second cousin once removed of Robert Lansing (1864-1928) and Emma Sterling Lansing; second cousin twice removed of Agnes Phelps Lansing; second cousin thrice removed of Abraham Jacob Lansing; third cousin once removed of Asahel Otis; third cousin twice removed of Samuel Allyne Otis, Cornelius Lansing and Bradford R. Lansing; fourth cousin of Day Otis Kellogg, Dwight Kellogg and Asa H. Otis; fourth cousin once removed of Harrison Gray Otis.
      Political family: Lansing family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer (1859-1927) — also known as Cortlandt S. Van Rensselaer — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., November 22, 1859. Republican. Lawyer; assistant U.S. Attorney; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1890. Member, Sons of the Revolution; Society of Colonial Wars; Society of the Cincinnati. Died, from nephritis, in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., January 15, 1927 (age 67 years, 54 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gratz Van Rensselaer (1835-1890) and Catherine Van Cortlandt (Van Rensselaer) Van Rensselaer (1835-1912); married, June 17, 1891, to Miss Horace Macauley (1865-1945); great-grandnephew of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer and Robert Van Rensselaer; third great-grandson of Robert Livingston the Younger; fourth great-grandson of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); fourth great-grandnephew of Stephanus Van Cortlandt, Robert Livingston the Elder, Jacobus Van Cortlandt and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); first cousin twice removed of Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; first cousin thrice removed of Volkert Petrus Douw, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, James Livingston and Killian Killian Van Rensselaer; first cousin four times removed of Philip P. Schuyler; first cousin five times removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746); first cousin six times removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; second cousin once removed of James Alexander Hamilton and Philip Schuyler; second cousin twice removed of Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847) and Maturin Livingston; second cousin thrice removed of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Peter Samuel Schuyler; second cousin four times removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, James Jay, Philip John Schuyler, Matthew Clarkson (1733-1800), Stephen John Schuyler, John Jay and Frederick Jay; third cousin once removed of Peter Gansevoort, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Robert Ray Hamilton; third cousin twice removed of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Henry Walter Livingston and John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; third cousin thrice removed of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Matthew Clarkson (1758-1825), Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Peter Augustus Jay and William Jay; fourth cousin of John Jacob Astor III; fourth cousin once removed of Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Henry Bell Van Rensselaer and William Waldorf Astor.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Stephen Clark — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. New York state treasurer, 1856-57. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Hamilton Harris — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1851; New York Republican state chair, 1866-70; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); member of New York state senate 13th District, 1876-79; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1876; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1884. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      William Gorham Rice (b. 1856) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 23, 1856. Democrat. Member, U.S. Civil Service Commission, 1895-98; candidate for mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1903; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; candidate in primary for Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1914. Episcopalian. Member, Loyal Legion; Sons of the Revolution. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William A. Rice and Hannah (Seely) Rice; married, February 10, 1892, to Harriet Langdon Pruyn.
      James F. Donlon (d. 1948) — of Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y. Democrat. Mayor of Watervliet, N.Y., 1932-44; member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1945. Died in 1948. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Henry M. Sage (1868-1933) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; Menands, Albany County, N.Y. Born May 18, 1868. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1899; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900 (alternate), 1904 (alternate), 1908 (alternate), 1916, 1920, 1924; member of New York state senate, 1911-20 (28th District 1911-18, 30th District 1919-20); defeated, 1922. Died in 1933 (age about 65 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Grandson of Henry Williams Sage (1814-1897).
      Political family: Williams-Sage family of Ithaca, New York.
      George Henry Fitts (1851-1909) — also known as George H. Fitts — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y., September 29, 1851. Republican. Lawyer; Albany County Surrogate, 1896-1905; Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1906-09; died in office 1909. Died, from heart disease, in his room at the Eagle Hotel, Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y., December 17, 1909 (age 58 years, 79 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lucian Fitts and Lemira 'Myra' (Slocum) Fitts; married, June 4, 1896, to Clare Belle Bogue (1854-1946).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Law Learned (1821-1904) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New London, New London County, Conn., July 24, 1821. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1870-84. Died in 1904 (age about 82 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Peter Gansevoort (1789-1876) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 22, 1789. Lawyer; private secretary for De Witt Clinton, 1817-19; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1830-31; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1833-36; bank director. One of the founders of Albany Rural Cemetery. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 4, 1876 (age 86 years, 13 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Peter Gansevoort (1749-1812; Revolutionary War general) and Catherine (Van Schaick) Gansevoort (1752-1830); married 1833 to Mary Sanford (1814-1841); married 1843 to Susan Lansing (1805-1874); nephew of Leonard Gansevoort; uncle of Herman Melville (1819-1891; author); grandnephew of Volkert Petrus Douw; great-grandnephew of Dirck Ten Broeck; third great-grandson of Dirck Wesselse Ten Broeck; third great-grandnephew of Stephanus Van Cortlandt and Jacobus Van Cortlandt; first cousin once removed of Leonard Gansevoort, Jr.; first cousin twice removed of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer and Killian Killian Van Rensselaer; first cousin thrice removed of Cornelis Cuyler; second cousin once removed of James Livingston, Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; second cousin twice removed of Matthew Clarkson (1733-1800) and Philip P. Schuyler; second cousin thrice removed of Stephanus Bayard, James Jay, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, John Jay and Frederick Jay; third cousin of Stephen Van Rensselaer, Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, James Alexander Hamilton and Philip Schuyler; third cousin once removed of Pieter Schuyler, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Matthew Clarkson (1758-1825), Edward Livingston (1796-1840), Gerrit Smith, Henry Bell Van Rensselaer, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; third cousin twice removed of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Augustus Jay, William Jay, Kiliaen Van Rensselaer and Robert Ray Hamilton; third cousin thrice removed of John Eliot Thayer, Jr., Robert Reginald Livingston and John Hubner II; fourth cousin of Robert R. Livingston, Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Henry Walter Livingston and Maturin Livingston; fourth cousin once removed of Barent Van Buren, Martin Van Buren, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), John Jay II and Charles Pinckney Brown.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Stanford (c.1819-1885) — of Schenectady, Schenectady County, N.Y. Born about 1819. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1864-65; member of New York state senate, 1866-69 (14th District 1866-67, 15th District 1868-69); alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868. Died August 24, 1885 (age about 66 years). Entombed at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Amasa Leland Stanford (1824-1893).
      Marcus Tullius Reynolds (1788-1864) — Born in 1788. Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1850; founder and president of three railroads. Died in 1864 (age about 76 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Randall James Le Boeuf (1870-1939) — also known as Randall J. Le Boeuf — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y., March 10, 1870. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court 3rd District, 1909-10; appointed 1909. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., September 14, 1939 (age 69 years, 188 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Sarah Ann (Saunders) Le Boeuf (1831-1912) and Peter J. Le Boeuf (1835-1903); married to Katharine Washbu (1872-1943).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Amasa J. Parker, Jr. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1882; member of New York state senate, 1886-87, 1892-95 (17th District 1886-87, 1892-93, 19th District 1894-95). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      George Watson Pratt (1830-1862) — also known as George W. Pratt — of Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y. Born in Prattsville, Greene County, N.Y., April 18, 1830. Leather manufacturer; member of New York state senate 10th District, 1858-59; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War. Shot and wounded at the Second Battle of Bull Run, Va., August 30, 1862, and died as a result, in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., September 11, 1862 (age 32 years, 146 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Zadock Pratt and Abigail (Watson) Pratt (1807-1834); brother of Julia Harriet Pratt (1832-1898; who married Colin Macrae Ingersoll); married 1855 to Anna Attwood Tibbs (1833-1921); uncle of George Pratt Ingersoll (1861-1927).
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Dirck W. Ten Broeck — of New York. Member of New York state senate Western District, 1777-79; member of New York council of appointment, 1779. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      William Barnes, Jr. (1866-1930) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; Armonk, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., November 17, 1866. Republican. Newspaper editor; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1892-1914; U.S. Surveyor of Customs, 1899-1911; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904, 1908, 1912, 1920 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); New York Republican state chair, 1911-14; member of Republican National Committee from New York, 1912-16; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 28th District, 1915. When Theodore Roosevelt contended, in 1914, that Barnes was a crooked boss of the Republican Machine, in league with the Democratic Machine, he sued the former president for libel, and lost. Died, of pneumonia, in Armonk, Westchester County, N.Y., June 25, 1930 (age 63 years, 220 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Barnes, Sr. (1824-1913) and Emily Peck (Weed) Barnes (1827-1889); married to Grace Davis (divorced 1922); married 1923 to Maude (Fiero) Battershall (died 1929); grandson of Thurlow Weed (1797-1882).
      Cross-reference: Oliver D. Burden
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Peter Samuel Schuyler (1758-1832) — also known as Peter S. Schuyler — of Albany County, N.Y. Born in Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y., May 14, 1758. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1801-04, 1819-20. Died, from apoplexy, in Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y., November 1, 1832 (age 74 years, 171 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Albany County, N.Y.; reinterment in 1877 at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Engeltie (Van Vechten) Schuyler (1726-1792) and Stephanus Schuyler (1732-1798); married to Catherina Cuyler (1764-1855); nephew of Philip P. Schuyler; great-grandson of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724); great-grandnephew of Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); second great-grandnephew of Stephanus Van Cortlandt and Jacobus Van Cortlandt; first cousin of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792); first cousin once removed of Henry Walter Livingston; first cousin twice removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston, Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Edward Livingston (1796-1840); first cousin thrice removed of David Davidse Schuyler and Myndert Davidtse Schuyler; first cousin four times removed of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?) and Bronson Murray Cutting; first cousin five times removed of Brockholst Livingston; second cousin of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, James Livingston, Stephen Van Rensselaer and Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; second cousin once removed of Stephanus Bayard, Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), Volkert Petrus Douw, William Livingston, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), Killian Killian Van Rensselaer, Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Philip Jeremiah Schuyler, Maturin Livingston, Philip Schuyler and Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; second cousin twice removed of James Jay, John Jay, Frederick Jay, James Alexander Hamilton, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gerrit Smith, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; second cousin thrice removed of John Jacob Astor III and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; second cousin four times removed of William Waldorf Astor, Robert Ray Hamilton and John Eliot Thayer, Jr.; second cousin five times removed of William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler and Robert Reginald Livingston; third cousin of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810), Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Henry Brockholst Livingston and Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr.; third cousin once removed of Rensselaer Westerlo, Peter Augustus Jay, Edward Philip Livingston, Peter Gansevoort, William Jay, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler and Philip N. Schuyler; third cousin twice removed of Gilbert Livingston Thompson, John Jay II, James Adams Ekin, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); third cousin thrice removed of John Sluyter Wirt, John Kean, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Walker (1779-1832) — of Rouses Point, Clinton County, N.Y. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., January 1, 1779. Printer; member of New York state assembly from Clinton County, 1831-32; died in office 1832. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 14, 1832 (age 53 years, 13 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Mary (Willard) Walker and John Walker (1757-1809); married, January 12, 1800, to Sarah 'Sally' Fitch (1779-1870).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Stephen John Schuyler (1737-1820) — also known as Stephen J. Schuyler — of Albany County, N.Y. Born in Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., April 14, 1737. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1777-79. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 14, 1820 (age 83 years, 244 days). Original interment somewhere in Troy, N.Y.; reinterment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Johannes Schuyler (1697-1746) and Cornelia (Van Cortlandt) Schuyler (1698-1762); brother of Philip John Schuyler; married to Helena Ten Eyck (1746-1818); uncle of Pieter Schuyler (1746-1792) and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; grandson of Stephanus Van Cortlandt and Johannes Schuyler (1668-1747); grandnephew of Pieter Schuyler (1657-1724) and Jacobus Van Cortlandt; granduncle of Henry Walter Livingston, Philip Schuyler and James Alexander Hamilton; great-granduncle of Edward Livingston (1796-1840); second great-granduncle of Robert Ray Hamilton; third great-granduncle of Charles Ludlow Livingston (1870-?), John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and Bronson Murray Cutting; fourth great-granduncle of Brockholst Livingston; first cousin of Stephanus Bayard; first cousin once removed of John Livingston, Robert Livingston (1688-1775), Gilbert Livingston and Nicholas Bayard; first cousin twice removed of David Davidse Schuyler, Myndert Davidtse Schuyler, Stephen Van Rensselaer and Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; first cousin thrice removed of Henry Bell Van Rensselaer and James Adams Ekin; first cousin four times removed of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer and John Sluyter Wirt; second cousin of Robert Livingston (1708-1790), Peter Van Brugh Livingston, Robert Gilbert Livingston, Philip Livingston, Robert R. Livingston (1718-1775), William Livingston, James Jay, Philip P. Schuyler, John Jay and Frederick Jay; second cousin once removed of Volkert Petrus Douw, Peter Robert Livingston (1737-1794), Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Walter Livingston, Philip Peter Livingston (1740-1810), Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Robert R. Livingston (1746-1813), James Livingston, Henry Brockholst Livingston, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Pierre Van Cortlandt, Jr., Killian Killian Van Rensselaer, Edward Livingston (1764-1836), Peter Augustus Jay (1776-1843) and William Jay; second cousin twice removed of Leonard Gansevoort, Leonard Gansevoort, Jr., Peter Robert Livingston (1766-1847), Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer, Maturin Livingston, Rensselaer Westerlo, Edward Philip Livingston, Charles Ludlow Livingston (1800-1873), Hamilton Fish, George Washington Schuyler, John Jay II and Philip N. Schuyler; second cousin thrice removed of Peter Gansevoort, Peter Robert Livingston (1789-1859), Gilbert Livingston Thompson, Gerrit Smith, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, John Jacob Astor III, Eugene Schuyler, Nicholas Fish and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1849-1936); second cousin four times removed of William Waldorf Astor, John Kean, Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Hamilton Fish Kean, Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright, Karl Cortlandt Schuyler, Peter Augustus Jay (1877-1933) and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1888-1991); second cousin five times removed of Guy Vernor Henry, Herbert Livingston Satterlee, William Astor Chanler, Lewis Stuyvesant Chanler, Montgomery Schuyler, Jr., Robert Reginald Livingston, Robert Winthrop Kean and Hamilton Fish, Jr. (1926-1996).
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Roosevelt family of New York City, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Leonard Gansevoort, Jr. (1754-1834) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born June 3, 1754. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1794-95. Dutch ancestry. Died December 16, 1834 (age 80 years, 196 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Johannes Gansevoort (1721-1761) and Maria (Douw) Gansevoort; married 1777 to Maria Van Rensselaer (1760-1841); nephew of Volkert Petrus Douw; second great-grandnephew of Stephanus Van Cortlandt and Jacobus Van Cortlandt; first cousin of Leonard Gansevoort (1751-1810); first cousin once removed of Jeremiah Van Rensselaer, Robert Van Rensselaer, Hendrick Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, Killian Killian Van Rensselaer and Peter Gansevoort; second cousin of Jacob Rutsen Van Rensselaer and Philip Jeremiah Schuyler; second cousin once removed of Philip P. Schuyler, James Alexander Hamilton and Philip Schuyler; second cousin twice removed of Stephanus Bayard, James Jay, Philip John Schuyler, Stephen John Schuyler, John Jay, Frederick Jay and Cortlandt Schuyler Van Rensselaer; second cousin thrice removed of Robert Ray Hamilton; second cousin four times removed of John Eliot Thayer, Jr. and John Hubner II; third cousin of Pieter Schuyler, Peter Samuel Schuyler, Stephen Van Rensselaer and Philip Schuyler Van Rensselaer; third cousin once removed of Nicholas Bayard, Henry Walter Livingston, Peter Augustus Jay, William Jay and Henry Bell Van Rensselaer; third cousin twice removed of Edward Livingston, Charles Pinckney Brown and Kiliaen Van Rensselaer; fourth cousin of John Jay II; fourth cousin once removed of James Adams Ekin.
      Political families: Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; VanRensselaer family of Albany, New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      James Boyd (1792-1839) — of Schenectady County, N.Y. Born in County Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), February 2, 1792. Member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1810-12; Weighmaster of the Erie Canal. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., February 2, 1839 (age 47 years, 0 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Thurlow Weed (1797-1882) — also known as Edward Thurlow Weed — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Born in Greene County, N.Y., November 15, 1797. Newspaper publisher; member of New York state assembly from Monroe County, 1825, 1830. Influential political leader in New York State from the 1820s through the 1860s; supported John Quincy Adams in 1820s; led the New York Whigs in the 1840s; joined the Republican Party in the 1850s and supported William H. Seward for president in 1860. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 22, 1882 (age 85 years, 7 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, April 26, 1818, to Catherine Ostrander (1800-1858); grandfather of William Barnes, Jr. (1866-1930).
      Politician named for him: W. T. Brotherton, Jr.
      See also NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Amos J. Ablett (1852-1904) — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Schaghticoke, Rensselaer County, N.Y., April 24, 1852. Republican. Grocer; member of New York state assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1895-96. Died October 24, 1904 (age 52 years, 183 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Rufus Hildreth Thayer (1849-1917) — of Washington, D.C. Born in Plymouth, Wayne County, Mich., June 25, 1849. Lawyer; Judge of the United States Court for China, 1908. Died in Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y., July 12, 1917 (age 68 years, 17 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rufus Thayer (1799-1887) and Hersilora Eliza (Utley) Thayer (1806-1894); married to Harriet Barnes (1864-1928).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John A. Scott (1876-1939) — of Menands, Albany County, N.Y. Born in 1876. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1933. Died in 1939 (age about 63 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Robert Edwin Whalen (1874-1951) — also known as Robert E. Whalen — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Ballston Spa, Saratoga County, N.Y., July 29, 1874. Democrat. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912; delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 30th District, 1938. Died, from a heart attack, while vacationing in Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Mass., August 12, 1951 (age 77 years, 14 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Debby Ann (Murphy) Whalen (1834-1883) and Seth Whalen; married to Louise Brown Herrick (1872-1957; daughter of Jonathan R. Herrick; half-sister of D-Cady Herrick; sister of Walter Richmond Herrick; aunt of D-Cady Herrick II (1908-1974)).
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frank B. Graves — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Charles C. Wing — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y.; Loudonville, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1936; chair of Albany County Republican Party, 1936-38; secretary to Gov. Thomas E. Dewey; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1950. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      J. Palmer Harcourt (born c.1907) — of Loudonville, Albany County, N.Y. Born about 1907. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 30th District, 1936; candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 1st District, 1937; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Adam Van Allen — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1857. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Walter Ellis Ward — also known as Walter E. Ward — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1891-92. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery.
    Other politicians who have monuments here:
      John Ten Eyck Lansing, Jr. (b. 1754) — also known as John Lansing, Jr. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 30, 1754. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1780-84, 1785-87, 1788-89; Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1786; Delegate to Continental Congress from New York, 1785; mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1786-90; member, U.S. Constitutional Convention, 1787; delegate to New York convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Albany County, 1788; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1790-1801. Christian Reformed. Mysteriously disappeared in New York City, December 12, 1829, after leaving his hotel to post a letter; his fate is unknown. Cenotaph at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Gerrit Jacobse Lansing (1711-1765) and Jannetje 'Jane' (Waters) Lansing (1723-1810); brother of Abraham Gerritse Lansing; married 1781 to Cornelia Ray (1757-1834); father of Jane Lansing (1785-1871; who married Edward Livingston) and Frances Lansing (1791-1855; who married Jacob Livingston Sutherland); uncle of Gerrit Yates Lansing, Robert Lansing (1799-1878) and Frederick Lansing (1806-1861); granduncle of Abraham Lansing and Frederick Lansing (1838-1894); great-granduncle of Robert Lansing (1864-1928) and Emma Sterling Lansing; second great-granduncle of Agnes Phelps Lansing; second cousin once removed of Abraham Jacob Lansing; third cousin of Cornelius Lansing; third cousin thrice removed of Abram Wendell Lansing and Henry Van Woert.
      Political family: Lansing family of New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Rufus Wheeler Peckham (1809-1873) — also known as Rufus W. Peckham — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Rensselaerville, Albany County, N.Y., December 20, 1809. Democrat. Lawyer; law partner of Lyman Tremain; U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1853-55; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1861-69; judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1870-73; died in office 1873. Member, Kappa Alpha Society. En route to Europe on the steamer Ville du Havre, he was among 226 passengers and crew who perished when the steamer collided with the Scottish sailing vessel Loch Earn, and sank, in the North Atlantic Ocean, November 22, 1873 (age 63 years, 337 days). His remains were never found. Cenotaph at Albany Rural Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Peleg Peckham (1762-1828) and Desire (Watson) Peckham (1767-1852); married to Isabella Adaline Lacey (c.1813-1848) and Mary Elizabeth Foote (c.1830-1873); father of Rufus Wheeler Peckham, Jr. (1838-1909); uncle of Isabella Peckham (1838-1864; daughter-in-law of Andrew Galbraith Miller); first cousin once removed of Nathaniel Hazard; first cousin thrice removed of Stephen E. Peckham; third cousin twice removed of Ezekiel Cornell and Ebenezer Hazard; fourth cousin of Augustus George Hazard; fourth cousin once removed of Erskine Hazard.
      Political families: Cornell family of New York; Miller-Peckham-Walworth-Jenkins family of New York; King family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


    St. Agnes Cemetery
    48 Cemetery Avenue
    Menands, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
    Martin H. Glynn Martin Henry Glynn (1871-1924) — also known as Martin H. Glynn — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Valatie, Columbia County, N.Y., September 27, 1871. Democrat. Lawyer; postmaster; owner and editor of Albany Times-Union newspaper; U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1899-1901; defeated, 1900; New York state comptroller, 1907-08; defeated, 1908; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1913; Governor of New York, 1913-15; defeated, 1914; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1916 (Temporary Chair; speaker), 1924. Catholic. Irish ancestry. First Catholic governor of New York State; brokered peace and independence for Ireland in 1921. Killed himself, in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 14, 1924 (age 53 years, 78 days). Entombed at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Martin Glynn and Ann Glynn; married 1901 to Mary C. E. Magrane (1878-1948).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Empire State Notables (1914)
      Charles Tracey (1847-1905) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 27, 1847. Democrat. Distiller; U.S. Representative from New York, 1887-95 (19th District 1887-93, 20th District 1893-95); defeated, 1894; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1896; chairman of Gold Democratic National Committee, 1900. Died in Watkins Glen, Schuyler County, N.Y., March 24, 1905 (age 57 years, 301 days). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Leo William O'Brien (1900-1982) — also known as Leo W. O'Brien — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., September 21, 1900. Newspaper work; radio and television commentator; U.S. Representative from New York, 1952-67 (32nd District 1952-53, 30th District 1953-63, 29th District 1963-67). Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 4, 1982 (age 81 years, 225 days). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Michael Nicholas Nolan (1833-1905) — also known as Michael N. Nolan — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in County Carlow, Ireland, May 4, 1833. Democrat. Mayor of Albany, N.Y., 1878-83; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1880; U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1881-83; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., May 31, 1905 (age 72 years, 27 days). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Terence John Quinn (1836-1878) — also known as Terence J. Quinn — of Albany County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1836. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1874; U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1877-78; defeated, 1874; died in office 1878. Died in 1878 (age about 42 years). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Nicholas Thomas Kane (1846-1887) — also known as Nicholas T. Kane — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Ireland, September 12, 1846. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New York 19th District, 1887; died in office 1887. Died September 14, 1887 (age 41 years, 2 days). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frank S. Ablett (1867-1950) — of Cohoes, Albany County, N.Y. Born January 12, 1867. Democrat. Mayor of Cohoes, N.Y., 1936-39; Cohoes Industrial Commissioner, 1940-50. Died, in a convalescent home at Troy, Rensselaer County, N.Y., October 13, 1950 (age 83 years, 274 days). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Philip Ablett and Julia Ablett; married to Mary Ellen Stanton.
      Frank P. Cox (1895-1977) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., October 16, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; president, Albany Typographical Union No. 4; vice-president, Albany Central Federation of Labor; member of New York state assembly, 1960-68 (Albany County 1st District 1960-65, 113th District 1966, 102nd District 1967-68). Catholic. Member, American Legion; Elks. Died June 4, 1977 (age 81 years, 231 days). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Etolla L. McCarthy.
      John Joseph Cassin (1840-1901) — also known as John J. Cassin — of Greenbush (now Rensselaer), Rensselaer County, N.Y.; Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Rensselaer County, N.Y., August 15, 1840. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County 3rd District, 1892-94. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 1, 1901 (age 60 years, 139 days). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Ellen T. Walsh (1855-1911).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert Charles Killough, Jr. (1906-1961) — also known as Robert C. Killough, Jr. — of Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y.; Loudonville, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y., November 8, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; exempted from military service because childhood polio resulted in atrophy of lower leg muscles and feet, though he learned to walk almost normally using orthopedic shoes; candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1930; Assistant Commissioner for Professional Education, New York State Education Department. Presbyterian. Irish and English ancestry. Member, American Bar Association. Died, of cancer, in Loudonville, Albany County, N.Y., November 14, 1961 (age 55 years, 6 days). Interment at St. Agnes Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert C. Killough (1880-1914) and Anna E. (Iverson) Killough (1883-1941); married, April 3, 1937, to Margaret Agnes Casey (1908-1994).


    New Scotland Presbyterian Church Cemetery
    New Scotland, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      Samuel Dickson (1807-1858) — of New York. Born in New Scotland, Albany County, N.Y., March 29, 1807. Physician; U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1855-57. Died in New Scotland, Albany County, N.Y., May 3, 1858 (age 51 years, 35 days). Interment at New Scotland Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Voorheesville Cemetery
    Voorheesville, Albany County, New York
    Politicians buried here:
      William Davis Veeder (1835-1910) — also known as William D. Veeder — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Born in New York, 1835. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 2nd District, 1865-66; U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1877-79; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1880; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 5th District, 1894. Died in 1910 (age about 75 years). Interment at Voorheesville Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Berne and Beaverdam Cemetery
    1749 Helderberg Trail
    West Berne, Albany County, New York
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Hiram Walden (1800-1880) — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Born in Pawlet, Rutland County, Vt., August 21, 1800. Democrat. Axe manufacturer; member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1836; U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1849-51. Died in Wright town, Schoharie County, N.Y., July 21, 1880 (age 79 years, 335 days). Interment at Berne and Beaverdam Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


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