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Samuel Barton
Birth: Jul. 27, 1785
New Dorp
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1858
New Dorp
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA

Congressman. A nephew of William H. Vanderbilt, he attended local schools and became an agent for the Vanderbilt Steamship Line. Barton was active in the militia and rose through the ranks to become a Colonel. He served in the New York Assembly from 1821 to 1822. In 1833 he was a member of the Reception Committee that hosted President Jackson on his visit to New York. He was elected to the US House as a Jacksonian in 1834 and served one term, 1835 to 1837. He was not a candidate for reelection and resumed working for the Vanderbilt Line. (bio by: Bill McKern) 
 
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Moravian Cemetery
New Dorp
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Sep 18, 2006
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Samuel Barton
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