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Columbia County
New York

Politicians who died in Columbia County

  Columbia County (no city given): Lawrence Hogeboom, 1805 — Tobias L. Hogeboom, 1849
  Ancram: Jacob H. Hoysradt, 1911
  Canaan: Philip Frisbee, 1813 — Aaron Kellogg, 1826 — Lewis K. Rockefeller, 1948
  Chatham: Louis F. Payn, 1923 — Sanford W. Smith, 1929
  Near Chatham Center: Charles D. Beckwith, 1921
  Clermont: Dirck Wesselse Ten Broeck, 1717 — Robert R. Livingston, 1775 — Robert Livingston, 1790 — Edward P. Livingston, 1843
  Germantown: Henry Rockefeller, 1831 — Simon S. Rockefeller, 1884
  Ghent: John C. Hogeboom, 1840
  Hillsdale: John F. Collin, 1889
  Hudson: Hezekiah Lord Hosmer, 1814 — Ezekiel Gilbert, 1841 — Killian Miller, 1859 — Charles L. Beale, 1900 — John C. Hogeboom, 1908 — A. Wheelock Rice, 1910 — Aaron V. S. Cochrane, 1943 — Robert R. Livingston, 1962 — Roger J. Miner, 2012
  Near Hudson: Caleb H. Baumes, 1937
  Kinderhook: Barent Van Buren, 1849 — Martin Van Buren, 1862 — Thomas Beekman, 1870 — John H. Reynolds, 1875 — Roscoe C. Waterbury, 1923
  Lebanon Springs: Moses Y. Tilden, 1876
  Near Linlithgo: Henry W. Livingston, 1810
  Livingston: Peter R. Livingston, 1859
  Valatie: Burns Barford, 1958
   See also New York deathplaces not assigned to counties.
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