Nicoll Halsey Edit Profile
He attended the common schools.
He moved to Tompkins County and settled near Trumansburg in 1808. He engaged in agricultural pursuits and milling. Supervisor for Ulysses, New York in 1812, 1814, 1815, 1818, 1821, and 1826.
Sheriff of Tompkins County 1819–1821. Halsey was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-third Congress (March 4, 1833 – March 3, 1835). He was not a candidate for renomination in 1834.
He was appointed judge of the Tompkins County Court on February 11, 1834. He resumed the milling business. He died while on a visit in Marshall, Michigan, March 3, 1865.
He was interred in Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, New York.
Member of New York Assembly, 1816, 24. Member United States House of Representatives (Democrat) from New York, 23d Congress, 1833-1835.