Augustus C. Hand
He studied law in at Litchfield Law School. He was admitted to the bar in 1828, and commenced practice at Crown Point, New York. He removed to Elizabethtown in 1831, and was Surrogate of Essex County from 1831 to 1839.
He was a delegate to the 1868 Democratic National Convention. He resumed the practice of his profession.
He was buried in the family cemetery in Elizabethtown, NY.
State Senator Matthew Hale (1829–1897) was married to his daughter Ellen S. Hand (c.1835–1867).
- Augustus C. Hand at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
- The New York Civil List compiled by Franklin Benjamin Hough (pages 135f, 141, 351 and 413; Weed, Parsons and Co., 1858)
-  Court of Appeals judges
|United States House of Representatives|
John Palmer (1785-1840)
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 13th congressional district
1839 - 1841
Thomas A. Tomlinson
|New York State Senate|
|New York State Senate
Fourth District (Class 2)
1845 – 1847