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Washington County
New York

Politicians who were born in Washington County

  Washington County (no city given): Robert Clark, 1777 — John Gillmore, 1786 — Benjamin S. Cowen, 1793 — Austin N. Kimmis, 1813 — R. F. Griffin, 1819 — Lyman A. Chandler, 1821 — W. J. Gault, 1830 — Horace J. Austin, 1837
  Argyle: Robert S. Robertson, 1839 — Henry B. Harshaw, 1842
  Cambridge: Thomas Cutting Love, 1789 — Eli Perry, 1799 — Gerothman W. Cornell, 1817 — William J. Abrams, 1829
  Easton: George H. Corliss, 1817 — Joseph Potter, 1820
  Fort Ann: Asa H. Otis, 1797 — Ira C. Backus, 1805 — Horace J. Harvey, 1833 — Albert Howard, 1850
  Fort Edward: Edward C. O'Brien, 1860 — John F. O'Brien, c.1860 — Lawrence E. Corbett, Jr., 1921
  Fort Miller: Henry C. Stuart, 1865
  Granville: Eleutheros Cooke, 1787 — John M. Parker, 1805 — Luther T. Day, 1813 — Adolphus Hitchcock Tanner, 1833 — Harrah J. Reynolds, 1835
  Greenwich: James Hutchinson Woodworth, 1804 — Charles R. Ingalls, 1819 — John Lourie Beveridge, 1824 — Abram W. Lansing, 1836 — Cornelius V. Collins, 1856
  Hampton: Silas D. Kellogg, 1786 — Cortez P. Hooker, 1814 — James R. Doolittle, 1815
  Hebron: James Lisle Gillis, 1792 — Samuel Nelson, 1792 — Benjamin F. Hopkins, 1829
  Hudson Falls: Earle H. Stickney, 1883
  Kingsbury: Samuel Sherwood, 1779 — Edward Reed, 1857
  Middle Granville: Eugene R. Norton, 1856 — William D. Thomas, 1880
  North Argyle: Charles A. Woodcock, 1875
  Salem: Chillus Doty, 1764 — John Savage, 1779 — Charles F. Ingalls, 1795 — John H. Boyd, 1799 — Andrew W. Doig, 1799 — James D. Doty, 1799 — Hiram Gray, 1801 — Edward Dodd, 1805 — David Rumsey, 1810 — Charles H. Hitchcock, 1850
  Near Salem: James Hinds, 1833
  Sandy Hill (now Hudson Falls): Townsend Harris, 1804 — Charles H. Sherrill, 1814 — John H. Martindale, 1815
  West Hebron: Theodore L. Rogers, 1880
  White Creek: John W. Sprague, 1817 — Austin W. Holden, 1819 — Allin Depew, 1886
  Whitehall: Nehemiah Hezekiah Earll, 1787 — Jonathan Stocking, 1797 — Benjamin F. Hall, 1814 — George B. Delamater, 1821 — Solomon Lewis Spink, 1831 — Henry Elisha Martin, 1847 — Charles Henry Watson, 1870 — Herbert A. Bartholomew, 1871 — Henry Neddo, c.1888 — Harold J. Arthur, 1904 — Fred A. Young, 1904
   See also New York birthplaces not assigned to counties.
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