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Erastus Corning. II

Erastus Corning, II, American mayor. Served with Army of the United States, 1944-1945, European Theatre of Operations.; Member American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Phi Beta Kappa, Chi Psi.

Background

  • II, Erastus Corning, was born on October 7, 1909 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Edwin and Louise (Maxwell) C.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1932. President Albany Associates, Inc., since 1932, mayor, Albany, since 1942. Member of New York State Assembly, 1936, New York State Senate, 1937-1941.

      Delegate New York State Constitutional Convention, 1967, Democratic National Convention, 1944, 48, 52, 56, 60, 64, 68, 72, 76, 80.

    Career

    • President Albany Assos. Delegate New York State Constl.

    Membership

    Served with Army of the United States, 1944-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Phi Beta Kappa, Chi Psi.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth N. Platt, June 23, 1932. Children: Erastus III, Elizabeth (Mistress Dudley).
    • father: Edwin C.
    • mother: Louise (Maxwell) C.
    • spouse: Elizabeth N. Platt
    • children: Erastus III
    • Elizabeth II (Mistress Dudley)
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    Born October 7, 1909
    Died May 28, 1983
    (aged 73)
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