Philip Jeremiah Schuyler

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Philip Jeremiah Schuyler (January 21, 1768 Albany, New York – February 21, 1835 New York City) was an American politician from New York.

Life[edit]

He was the son of Revolutionary War General Philip Schuyler.[1] He lived in Rhinebeck, New York.

He was a member of the New York State Assembly in 1798. He was elected as a Federalist to the 15th United States Congress, holding office from March 4, 1817, to March 4, 1819.

He died of tuberculosis, and was buried at the Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Although both father and son had a middle name beginning with the initial "J.", the father (Philip John Schuyler) was always known as "Philip Schuyler"; and the son as "Philip J. Schuyler".

Sources[edit]

United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Thomas P. Grosvenor
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 5th congressional district

1817–1819
Succeeded by
James Strong