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James Whitney Wilkin

James Whitney Wilkin, American congressman. member of New York State Assembly, 1800, 08-09, speaker, 1809; member of New York State Senate, 1801-1804, 11-14; member Council of Appointment, 1801, 11, 13; member United States Ho.

Background

  • Wilkin, James Whitney was born in 1762 in Wallkill, New York, United States.

  • Education

    • Graduated from College of New Jersey (now Princeton), 1785. Studied law.

    Career

    • General New York Militia.

    Membership

    Member of New York State Assembly, 1800, 08-09, speaker, 1809. Member of New York State Senate, 1801-1804, 11-14. Member Council of Appointment, 1801, 11, 13.

    Member United States Ho.

    Connections

    • Children include Samuel Jones.
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    Died February 23, 1845
    (aged 83)
    Nationality