William W. Snow

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William W. Snow
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 21st district
In office
March 4, 1851 – March 3, 1853
Preceded byHiram Walden
Succeeded byHenry Bennett
Personal details
BornApril 27, 1812
Heath, Massachusetts
DiedSeptember 3, 1886 (aged 74)
Oneonta, New York
Political partyDemocratic

William W. Snow (April 27, 1812 – September 3, 1886) was a United States Representative from New York.

Snow was born in Heath, Franklin County, Massachusetts on April 27, 1812. He attended the public schools; learned the trade of wool-carder and cloth dresser; moved to Oneonta, New York in 1831; engaged in the wool-carding business in 1841 and the following year entered the tin and hardware business; also engaged in agricultural pursuits; member of the New York State Assembly (Otsego Co.) in 1844; elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-second Congress (March 4, 1851 – March 3, 1853); again a member of the New York State Assembly (Otsego Co., 2nd D.) in 1870; served as supervisor of the town of Oneonta in 1873 and 1874; served as State excise commissioner in 1877; member of the village board of trustees; engaged in banking; died in Oneonta, New York on September 3, 1886; interment in Riverside Cemetery.

External links[edit]

  • United States Congress. "William W. Snow (id: S000661)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  • William W. Snow at Find a Grave
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Hiram Walden
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 21st congressional district

Succeeded by
Henry Bennett