Samuel F. Miller (U.S. politician)

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Samuel F. Miller
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 19th district
In office
March 4, 1863 – March 3, 1865
Preceded by Richard Franchot
Succeeded by Demas Hubbard, Jr.
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 21st district
In office
March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1877
Preceded by Clinton L. Merriam
Succeeded by Solomon Bundy
Member of the New York State Assembly
from the Delaware County, 1st district
In office
January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1854
Preceded by Charles S. Rogers
Succeeded by William B. Smith
Personal details
Born (1827-05-27)May 27, 1827
Franklin, New York
Died March 16, 1892(1892-03-16) (aged 64)
Franklin, New York
Political party Republican

Samuel Franklin Miller (27 May 1827 – 16 March 1892) was a United States Representative from New York during the latter half of the American Civil War.

Miller was born in Franklin, Delaware County, New York on 27 May 1827. He graduated from the Delaware Literary Institute and Hamilton College, Clinton, N.Y., in 1852; studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1853, but did not engage in extensive practice; engaged in farming and lumbering; member of the New York State Assembly (Delaware Co, 1st D.) in 1854; served as a colonel in the State militia; elected as a Republican to the 38th United States Congress (4 March 1863 – 3 March 1865); member of the State constitutional convention in 1867; district collector of internal revenue in 1869–1873; member of the State board of charities in 1869–1877; elected to the 44th United States Congress (4 March 1875 – 3 March 1877); continued agricultural pursuits and lumbering; died in Franklin, N.Y., on 16 March 1892; interment in Ouleout Valley Cemetery.

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New York Assembly
Preceded by
Charles S. Rogers
New York State Assembly
Delaware County, 1st District

Succeeded by
William B. Smith
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Richard Franchot
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 19th congressional district

Succeeded by
Demas Hubbard, Jr.
Preceded by
Clinton L. Merriam
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 21st congressional district

Succeeded by
Solomon Bundy