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David Woods (New York politician)


David Woods was an American lawyer and politician who was Speaker of the New York State Assembly for two terms

Biographyedit

Woods lived in Salem, New York He was Sheriff of Washington County from 1806 to 1810

He was a Democratic-Republican member of the New York State Assembly from Washington County in 1811,1 and from Washington and Warren Counties in 1816–17 Then he removed to Madison and practiced law there He was again a member of the Assembly in 1818, this time from Madison County He was Speaker in 1816–17 and 1818

In 1821, he lost the election for Congress to Thomas H Hubbard From 1825 to 1831, he was a Canal Appraiser In 1826, he was again a member of the Assembly from Washington County1 Afterwards he was a judge of the Washington County Court2

His daughter Pamela was the husband of Samuel Nelson, who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States

Referencesedit

  1. ^ a b The New York Civil List compiled by Franklin B Hough pages 43, 191ff, 317 and 409: Weed, Parsons & Co, Albany NY, 1858
  2. ^ The New York Annual Register 1834, page 316

Further readingedit

  • History of Madison County, New York by Luna M Hammond Whitney 1872
Political offices
Preceded by
Daniel Cruger
Speaker of the New York State Assembly
1816–1818
Succeeded by
Obadiah German



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