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Ontario County
New York

Politicians who were born in Ontario County

  Ontario County (no city given): Andrew Robison, 1800 — Stephen Selwyn Harding, 1808 — Nathan Webb, 1808 — Allen Crittenden, 1810 — W. Irving Yeckley, 1833 — Morton F. Case, 1840
  Bristol: John E. Barringer, 1841 — Frank E. Gannett, 1876
  Canandaigua: Augustus S. Porter, 1798 — Peter B. Porter, Jr., 1806 — Beriah Brown, 1815 — Nathan Barlow, Jr., 1818 — John Raines, 1840 — Henry C. Smith, 1856 — Charles C. Sackett, 1859 — Jean L. Burnett, c.1859 — Hilem F. Paddock, 1871 — Clark E. Baldwin, 1871 — John N. Willys, 1873 — Reeve Schley, 1881 — Richard C. Wesley, 1949
  Near Canandaigua: Mortimer E. Cooley, 1855
  Clifton Springs: Albert W. Pierson, 1867
  East Bloomfield: Nathaniel Allen, 1780 — Edward Bradley, 1808
  East Victor: Andrew J. Felt, 1833
  Farmington: Elbridge G. Lapham, 1814 — David B. Dennis, 1817
  Geneva: Robert Lawson Rose, 1804 — Barzillai Slosson, 1810 — Peter M. Dox, 1813 — Samuel Lilly, 1815 — James T. Bennett, 1857 — Paul Nash, 1877 — Richard Harrington Levet, 1894 — Alfred T. Nester, 1898 — Michael L. Donahue, 1940 — Ronald F. Miller, 1954 — William W. Hall, 1956 — Mark Thornton, 1960
  Near Geneva: Henry T. Gage, 1852
  Gorham: James A. Robson, 1851
  Gorham Township: Demas Barnes, 1827
  Manchester: Moreau S. Crosby, 1839 — Charles Gerard Conn, 1844
  Naples: Myron H. Clark, 1806 — Emory B. Pottle, 1815 — Owen P. Sutton, 1821 — Lorenzo A. Barker, 1839 — James L. Hotchkiss, 1857
  Phelps: Asa Porter Grover, 1819 — John J. Robison, 1824 — Charles C. Stevenson, 1826 — Buren Robinson Sherman, 1836
  Phelps town: Frederick W. Griffith, 1858 — Earle S. Warner, 1880
  Richmond: John R. Sharpstein, 1823 — Byron G. Stout, 1829 — Sanford W. Abbey, 1857
  Seneca town: Charles W. Rees, 1807
  Victor: William Powell, 1830
  West Bloomfield: Joseph H. Bottum, 1853 — Harry R. Marble, 1876
   See also New York birthplaces not assigned to counties.
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