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 Preston King

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Preston King

Birth
Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
Death 12 Nov 1865 (aged 59)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 6221615 View Source
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Civil War US Senator.

Preston King graduated at Union College, and studied the profession of law. He was, for several years, a member of the New York Legislature, representative in Congress from 1843 to 1847, and from 1849 to 1853; after which he was elected to the United States Senate. In 1864, he was a delegate to the Union National Convention at Baltimore, and in September last, was appointed Collector of Customs at New York

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Sabrina Boyd Rath
  • Added: 27 Feb 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6221615
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6221615/preston-king : accessed ), memorial page for Preston King (14 Oct 1806–12 Nov 1865), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6221615, citing Ogdensburg Cemetery, Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .