Edward Livingston (speaker)

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Edward Livingston (April 3, 1796 – June 16, 1840 Albany, New York) was an American politician.

Life[edit]

He was the son of Philip Henry Livingston (1769–1831; brother of Edward Philip Livingston) and Maria Livingston (1770–1828).

He was Clerk of the New York State Assembly in 1822, 1823, 1824, 1826 and 1827.

He was a member of the New York State Assembly (Albany Co.) in 1833, 1835 and 1837, and was Speaker in 1837.

Sources[edit]

  • [1] Google Book = John Stilwell Jenkins: History of Political Parties in the State of New-York (Alden & Markham, Auburn NY, 1846)
  • [2] Family tree
  • Google Book The New York Civil List compiled by Franklin B. Hough (Weed, Parsons & Co., Albany NY, 1858)
Political offices
Preceded by
Charles Humphrey
Speaker of the New York State Assembly
1837
Succeeded by
Luther Bradish