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New York Provincial Congressmen

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Ephraim Paine – Member of the New York Provincial Congress

Ephraim Paine (August 19, 1730 Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut – August 10, 1785 Amenia, Dutchess County, New York) was an American physician and politician from New York. He…

David Gelston – Member of the New York Provincial Congress

David Gelston (July 4, 1744, Bridgehampton, Suffolk County, New York – August 21, 1828, New York City) was an American merchant and politician.==Life==He married Phebe Mitchell and their…

Comfort Sands – Member of the New York Provincial Congress

Comfort Sands (1748 in Cow Neck, Long Island – 1834) was an American merchant, banker and politician.==Life==Sands was a member of the New York Provincial Congress, the body…

Henry Glen – Member of the New York Provincial Congress

Henry Glen (July 13, 1739 – January 6, 1814) was a merchant, military officer and politician who served in the United States House of Representatives during the years…

John Morin Scott – Member of the New York Provincial Congress

The Scott family descends from Sir John Scott, Baronet (1648–1712), of Ancrum, Roxburghshire in Scotland, whose second son, Captain John Scott (1678–1740), emigrated to New York City, where…