Crofoot, Herman K. Herman K. Crofoot collection of Francis Elias Spinner papers. 1792-1908

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Francis Elias Spinner

  • 1802, Jan. 21: Born, German Flats, Herkimer County, N.Y.
  • 1826: Married Caroline Caswell
  • 1834 - 1837 : Sheriff, Herkimer County, N.Y.
  • 1838: Appointed one of the commissioners for the construction of the New York State Lunatic Asylum, Utica, N.Y.
  • 1845 - 1849 : Auditor and deputy naval officer, Port of New York
  • 1855 - 1861 : United States representative from New York
  • 1861 - 1875 : Treasurer of the United States
  • 1890, Dec. 31: Died, Jacksonville, Fla.

From the guide to the Herman K. Crofoot Collection of Francis Elias Spinner Papers, 1792-1908, (bulk 1825-1891), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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creatorOf Herman K. Crofoot Collection of Francis Elias Spinner Papers, 1792-1908, (bulk 1825-1891) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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Relation Name
correspondedWith Allison, John, 1812-1878 person
correspondedWith Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 person
correspondedWith Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 person
correspondedWith Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 person
correspondedWith Cooke, Jay, 1821-1905 person
correspondedWith Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881 person
correspondedWith Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 person
correspondedWith Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804 person
correspondedWith Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886 person
associatedWith Mohawk Valley Bank. corporateBody
correspondedWith Morgan, Edwin D. (Edwin Denison), 1811-1883 person
correspondedWith Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898 person
correspondedWith Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912 person
associatedWith Spinner, Francis Elias, 1802-1890 person
associatedWith Spinner, John Peter, 1768-1848 person
associatedWith United States. Congress. House. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Office of the Treasurer. corporateBody
correspondedWith Windom, William, 1827-1891 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
New York (State)
Banks and banking--New York (State)


Birth 1792

Death 1908

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