John Nicholson (New York)

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John Nicholson (1765 – January 20, 1820) was a United States Representative from New York. Born in Herkimer, he received a limited education, studied law, and was admitted to the bar and practiced. He held various local offices and was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the Eleventh Congress, holding office from March 4, 1809 to March 3, 1811. In 1820 he died in Herkimer.

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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Josiah Masters
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 10th congressional district

1809–1811
Succeeded by
Silas Stow