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Peter Waldron Yates

Peter Waldron Yates, American Continental congressman. member Committee of Correspondence, 1775, reelected but declined to serve; member of New York State Assembly, 1784-1785; member Continental Congress from New York, 1785-1787.

Background

  • Yates, Peter Waldron was born on August 23, 1747 in Albany, New York, United States.

  • Education

    • Studied law.

    Membership

    Member Committee of Correspondence, 1775, reelected but declined to serve. Member of New York State Assembly, 1784-1785. Member Continental Congress from New York, 1785-1787.
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    Born August 23, 1747
    Died March 9, 1826
    (aged 78)
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