John W. Lippitt

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John W. Lippitt (April 21, 1822 Adams, Berkshire County, Massachusetts – May 15, 1896 Solsville, Madison County, New York) was an American politician from New York.

Life[edit]

The family removed to a farm near the hamlet of Solsville. He attended the common schools and Stockbridge Academy.

He was Supervisor of the Town of Madison for many terms, beginning in 1861; and Chairman of the Board of Supervisors of Madison County for more than twelve years.

He was a member of the New York State Assembly (Madison Co., 1st D.) in 1864 and 1872; and of the New York State Senate (21st D.) in 1878 and 1879.

He was buried at the Indian Opening Cemetery in Madison.

Sources[edit]

New York Assembly
Preceded by
William H. Brand
New York State Assembly
Madison County, 1st District

1864
Succeeded by
Alfred A. Brown
Preceded by
David L. Fisk
New York State Assembly
Madison County, 1st District

1872
Succeeded by
Edward C. Philpot
New York State Senate
Preceded by
Benjamin Doolittle
New York State Senate
21st District

1878–1879
Succeeded by
Bradley Winslow