- Samuel Young (New York)
In 1813, he was Moderator of the Board of Supervisors of Saratoga County.
He was a member of the
New York State Senatefrom the Eastern District from 1817 to 1821, and from the 4th District from 1835 to 1840 and from 1846 to 1847.
He was a delegate to the
New York State Constitutional Conventionof 1821.
In 1824 he was a candidate for
Governor of New York, but lost to DeWitt Clinton.
In 1814-15 and 1826, he was
Speaker of the New York State Assembly.
From 1833 to 1838, he was First Judge of the Court of Common Pleas and General Sessions of Saratoga County.
Secretary of State of New Yorkfrom 1842 to 1845.
He was buried at Briggs Cemetery in
Ballston Spa, New York.
* [http://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/young8.html] Political Graveyard
Jabez Delano Hammond: "The History of Political Parties in the State of New York" (Baltimore, 1850)
* [http://www.rootsweb.com/~nysarato/Sylvester/chap19.html] "History of Saratoga County" by Nathaniel Bartlett Sylvester (1878)
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