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Vincent Mathews

congressman

Vincent Mathews, American congressman. member of New York Assembly, 1794, 1826, New York Senate, 1796, 97, 1809; member United States Ho.

Background

Mathews, Vincent was born on June 29, 1766 in “Matthews Field” near Newburgh, New York, United States.

Education

Studied law, New York City Admitted to New York bar, 1790, began practice in Elmira.

Career

General and commander.

Membership

Member of New York Assembly, 1794, 1826, New York Senate, 1796, 97, 1809. Member United States Ho.