John Alsop King (1788 - 1867) MP

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About John Alsop King

John Alsop King (1788–1867) was an American politician who served as governor (1857–1859) of New York.

He was born in the area now encompassed by New York City on 3 January 1788 and was educated at Harrow School in England. He was the son of Rufus King, the brother of James Gore King, who briefly represented the state of New Jersey, and the father-in-law of Henry Bell Van Rensselaer.

John King served in the state assembly (at times from 1819 through 1840) and senate (1823), and was also the New York representative (1849–1851) to Congress.

King died on 7 July 1867 in Queens County, New York, aged 79.

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Birth: Jan. 3, 1788 Death: Jul. 7, 1867

New York Governor.


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Parents:
 Rufus King (1755 - 1827)
 Mary Alsop King (1769 - 1819)

Spouse:
 Mary Ray King (1790 - 1873)

Children:
 Mary King Nightingale (1810 - 1894)*
 Elizabeth Ray King Van Rensselaer (1815 - 1900)*
 John Alsop King (1817 - 1900)*
 Caroline King King (1820 - 1900)*
 Cornelia King (1824 - 1896)*
 Ellen King (1825 - 1827)*

Siblings:
 John Alsop King (1788 - 1867)
 Charles King (1789 - 1867)*
 Caroline King (1790 - 1793)**
 James Gore King (1791 - 1853)*
 Henry King (1792 - 1792)**
 Edward King (1795 - 1836)*
 Frederick King (1802 - 1829)**
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Burial: Grace Episcopal Churchyard Jamaica Queens County New York, USA


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John Alsop King's Timeline

1788
January 3, 1788
1815
August 17, 1815
Age 27
1867
July 7, 1867
Age 79
July 7, 1867
Age 79
Grace Episcopal Churchyard Jamaica Queens County New York, USA
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