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Ebenezer Wilson, Mayor of New York MP (deceased)


Ebenezer Wilson served as the 29th Mayor of the City of New York from 1707 to 1710. He is the son of Samuel Wilson, a wealthy merchant who emigrated in 1674, Ebenezer Wilson also served in the colonial...

1/3/2017 1/3/2017

John Johnstone MP (c.1665 - 1732)

Dr. John Johnstone was the 32nd Mayor of New York City from 1714 to 1719. An associate of George Scot of Pitlochie, he was a druggist from Edinburgh and emigrated to the United States in 1685 aboard ...

5/10/2015 10/23/2016

~• from wikipedia Paul Richard was one of the most prominent merchants and citizens of New York, and Mayor of the City in 1735-1739. His remains were buried in Trinity Church under the chancel, which...

10/23/2016 10/23/2016

Mayor Whitehead Hicks MP (1728 - 1780)

Loyalist, Whitehead Hicks, born 1703, Hempstead NY - died October 1780 at Flushing New York. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1750 and attained note in his profession. He was clerk of Queens ...

1/20/2010 10/23/2016

Cadwallader David Colden MP (1769 - 1834)

Cadwallader David Colden was a lawyer, politican and canal builder. He was an assistant district attorney and from 1810 to 1811 he served as the District Attorney of the First District, which comprised...

7/28/2011 12/12/2015

David Matthews MP (c.1739 - 1800)

David Mathews (c. 1739 - 1800) was a lawyer and politician from New York City. He was a Loyalist during the American Revolutionary War and was the 43rd and last Colonial Mayor of New York City from 1...

10/22/2012 8/20/2015

David Norman Dinkins MP

New York, NY, USA

David Norman Dinkins served as The 106th Mayor of the City of New York (1990-1994). Mr. Dinkins began his career in public service in 1966 in the New York State Assembly. He served as president of th...

8/10/2011 4/14/2015

David Provost MP (1670 - 1724)

See Wikipedia... ~• Mayor of New York. He succeeded his de Peyster brother-in-laws.

11/28/2011 1/4/2015

Philip Hone MP (1780 - 1851)

Philip Hone was Mayor of New York City from 1825 to 1826. He was most notable for a detailed diary he kept from 1828 until the time of his death in 1851. His recorded diary is said to be the most exten...

7/8/2014 7/8/2014

William Paulding Jr. MP (1770 - 1854)

William Paulding, Jr. (March 7, 1770 – February 11, 1854) was a United States Representative from New York and the 56th and 58th Mayor of New York City. Born in Philipsburgh (now Tarrytown), Westcheste...

9/23/2010 7/3/2014

Gideon Lee MP (1778 - 1841)

Gideon Lee was born in Amherst, Massachusetts, on April 27, 1778, the son of Gideon Lee and Lucy Ward. He learned the shoemaking and tanning trades and lived in Worthington, Massachusetts, before movin...

7/3/2014 7/3/2014

Aaron Clark MP (1787 - 1861)

Aaron Clark (October 16, 1787 – August 2, 1861) was an American politician who became the second popularly elected Mayor of New York, serving two one-year terms from 1837 to 1839. He was a member of th...

2/1/2013 7/3/2014

Bill de Blasio MP

"Warren Wilhelm", "Jr."

New York, New York, United States

Bill de Blasio is the 109th Mayor of New York City. He served in the New York City Council (2001-09) and as the Public Advocate of New York City (2010-13). Bill de Blasio was born Warren Wilhelm, J...

7/25/2011 11/15/2013

Isaac Leggett Varian MP (1793 - 1864)

Varian was a prominent Democrat and led Tammany Hall from 1835 until 1842. He was a member of the New York State Assembly (New York Co.) in 1831, 1832 and 1833; Mayor of New York City from 1839 to 1841...

7/6/2013 7/6/2013

Caleb Smith Woodhull MP (1792 - 1866)

Caleb Smith Woodhull served as the Mayor of New York from May 1849 to January 1851. From Woodhull Genealogy, page 324: Caleb Smith Woodhull, (Hon.), sixth generation from Richard Wodhull I., Pate...

3/17/2013 3/17/2013

Robert Hunter Morris MP (1808 - 1855)

Robert Hunter Morris (February 15, 1808 in New York – October 24, 1855 in New York City) was an attorney and Mayor of New York. He was elected to the Supreme Court of New York in 1852. As Postmaste...

4/15/2008 12/21/2012

Ambrose Cornelius Kingsland MP (1804 - 1878)

Ambrose Cornelius Kingsland (May 24, 1804 – October 13, 1878) was a wealthy sperm oil merchant who served as mayor of New York from 1851 to 1853. In 1851 he initiated the legislation that eventually ...

10/13/2012 10/13/2012

Charles Godfrey Gunther MP (1822 - 1885)

Charles Godfrey Gunther (April 7 or February 7, 1822 - January 22, 1885) was a Democratic Mayor of New York from 1864 until 1866. Harper's Weekly, December 19, 1863: HON. CHARLES GODFREY GUNTHER ...

9/24/2012 9/24/2012

Thomas Coman MP (1836 - 1909)

Thomas Coman (1836 – October 22, 1909) was President of the New York City Board of Aldermen from 1868 to 1871. He became Acting Mayor of New York when the resignation of Mayor John Thompson Hoffman...

9/24/2012 9/24/2012

Abraham Oakey Hall MP (1826 - 1898)

"Hans Yorkel"

Abraham Oakey Hall (July 26, 1826 – October 7, 1898) was an American politician, lawyer, and writer. He served as Mayor of New York from 1869 to 1872. He has been identified as part of the "Tweed Ring....

9/24/2012 9/24/2012

Andrew Hutchins Mickle MP (1805 - 1863)

Andrew Hutchins Mickle (October 25, 1805 – January 25, 1863) was the 67th Mayor of New York City from 1846 to 1847.

1/15/2011 7/31/2012

Hon. Walter Bowne MP (1770 - 1846)

Walter Bowne (26 September 1770 – 31 August 1846) was the four term Mayor of New York from 1829 to 1833. Walter Bowne was born on Flushing, Long Island, the son of James Bowne and his wife Caroline R...

7/30/2012 7/30/2012

Cornelius Van Wyck Lawrence MP (1791 - 1861)

Cornelius Van Wyck Lawrence (February 28, 1791 – February 20, 1861) was a politician from New York. He became the first popularly elected Mayor of New York City after the law was changed in 1834. He ...

9/17/2009 7/30/2012

John Cruger MP (1678 - 1744)

John Cruger (1678 – August 13, 1744) was an immigrant to colonial New York with an uncertain place of birth, but his family was originally Danish. In New York from at least 1696, he became a prosperous...

5/16/2011 7/25/2012

John Cruger MP (1710 - 1791)

John Cruger, Jr. (July 18, 1710 – December 27, 1791) was the speaker of the Province of New York assembly and the Mayor of New York City. He was born July 18, 1710 the son of John Cruger and Maria Cu...

7/24/2012 7/25/2012

William Vermilye Brady MP (1811 - 1870)

New York City Mayor. He was a silversmith and jeweler when he became active in politics. A fiscally conservative Whig opposed to the Tammany Hall Democratic organization, from 1842 to 1847 Brady served...

10/10/2011 7/24/2012

William Hull Wickham MP (1832 - 1893)

William H. Wickham (July 30, 1832 – January 13, 1893) was a New York mayor and anti-Ring Democrat who helped to topple corrupt politician Boss Tweed. Wickham was born in Smithtown on Long Island, but...

7/15/2012 7/15/2012

Smith Ely, Jr. MP (1825 - 1911)

Smith Ely, Jr. (April 17, 1825 – July 1, 1911) was a Mayor of New York City and member of the United States House of Representatives from New York. Born in Hanover Township, Morris County, New Jersey...

7/10/2012 7/10/2012

Franklin Edson (April 5, 1832 – September 24, 1904) was the Mayor of New York from 1883 to 1884. Edson was a grain commission merchant, first in Albany, and then in New York City. He became a busines...

5/25/2009 7/10/2012

Samuel B H Vance MP (1814 - 1890)

Samuel B. H. Vance, (1814 – August 10, 1890) as a Republican President of the New York City Board of Aldermen in 1873-74, briefly became Acting Mayor of New York City between the death of the elected M...

7/4/2012 7/4/2012

William Lafayette Strong MP (1827 - 1900)

William Lafayette Strong (March 22, 1827 – November 2, 1900)[1] was the Mayor of New York from 1895 to 1897. He was the last mayor of New York before the Consolidation of the City of New York on Januar...

7/4/2012 7/4/2012

Joseph V McKee MP (1889 - 1956)

Joseph V. McKee, Sr. (August 8, 1889 – January 28, 1956) was originally a teacher at DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx, New York, but later became a politically active Democrat and briefly served...

7/2/2012 7/2/2012

John Patrick O'Brien MP (1873 - 1951)

John Patrick O'Brien served as the Mayor of New York City from January 1 to December 31, 1933. O'Brien was born on February 1, 1873 to Mary and Patrick O'Brien. He received his B.A. from College of t...

6/29/2012 6/29/2012

Edward Holland MP (1702 - 1756)

6/25/2012 6/25/2012

Thomas F. Gilroy was the mayor of New York City. Gilroy was born in Ireland and came to America with his parents at the age of seven. He received a larger majority when chosen mayor in 1892 than any Ta...

6/3/2012 6/3/2012

James John Walker MP (1881 - 1946)

""Jimmy Walker" "Beau James""

James John Walker, often known as Jimmy Walker and colloquially as Beau James was the mayor of New York City from 1926 to 1932.

9/2/2007 6/3/2012

Ardolph Loges Kline MP (1858 - 1930)

Ardolph Loges Kline was a senior officer of the New York National Guard and a Republican politician who became acting Mayor of New York City on September 10, 1913 upon the death of Mayor William Jay Ga...

6/3/2012 6/3/2012

Vincent Richard Impellitteri MP (1900 - 1987)

Vincent R. Impellitteri was born in Isnello, Sicily, and moved with his family to the United States as an infant in 1901. They settled in Ansonia, Connecticut, where Impellitteri spent most of his yout...

6/3/2012 6/3/2012

Abraham David Beame MP (1906 - 2001)

"Abraham David Birnbaum", "Abe Beame"

Abraham David "Abe" Beame was mayor of New York City from 1974 to 1977. As such, he presided over the city during the fiscal crisis of the mid-1970s, during which the city was almost forced to declare ...

6/3/2012 6/3/2012

John Purroy Mitchel MP (1879 - 1918)

John Purroy Mitchel was the mayor of New York from 1914 to 1917. At age 34 he was the second-youngest ever; he is sometimes referred to as "The Boy Mayor of New York." Mayor Mitchel is remembered for h...

6/3/2012 6/3/2012

Daniel Fawcett Tiemann MP (1805 - 1899)

Daniel Fawcett Tiemann was the mayor of New York from 1858 to 1860. He was a founding trustee of the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Tiemann was an industrialist, who lived in Manh...

4/26/2011 4/23/2012

Fernando Wood MP (1812 - 1881)

Fernando Wood (June 14, 1812 – February 14, 1881) was an American politician of the Democratic Party and mayor of New York City; he also served as a United States Representative (1841–1843, 1863–1865, ...

2/28/2012 3/19/2012

Seth Low MP (1850 - 1916)

Seth Low was an American educator and political figure who served as mayor of Brooklyn, as President of Columbia University, as diplomatic representative of the United States, and as Mayor of New York ...

8/7/2011 3/19/2012

Robert Anderson Van Wyck MP (aft.1847 - 1918)

Robert Anderson Van Wyck, (pronounced Van Wike) (July 20, 1849 – November 14, 1918) was the first mayor of New York City after the consolidation of the five boroughs into the City of New York in 1898...

11/13/2011 3/18/2012

John Vliet Lindsay (November 24, 1921 – December 19, 2000) was an American politician, lawyer and broadcaster who was a U.S. Congressman, Mayor of New York City, candidate for U.S. President and regu...

5/29/2007 3/13/2012

Robert F. Wagner, Jr., Mayor of New York City MP (1910 - 1991)

"Robert F. Wagner", "Jr."

Robert Ferdinand Wagner II, usually known as Robert F. Wagner, Jr. (April 20, 1910 – February 12, 1991) served three terms as the mayor of New York City, from 1954 through 1965. Life and early ca...

5/21/2008 1/9/2012

John Francis Hylan MP (1868 - 1936)

"Red Mike (Political Name)"

John Francis Hylan served as the Mayor of New York City (1918-1925). Hylan was born in Hunter, New York a town in upstate Greene County where his family owned a farm. Hylan married young, became diss...

9/28/2008 12/4/2011

Fiorello H. LaGuardia MP (1882 - 1947)

"the Little Flower"

Fiorello Henry LaGuardia @ find a grave ---------------------------------------------- Fiorello Henry LaGuardia, born Fiorello Enrico La Guardia was Mayor of New York for three terms from 1934 to 1...

11/13/2011 12/4/2011

William O'Dwyer MP (1890 - 1964)

William O'Dwyer (July 11, 1890 – November 24, 1964) was the 100th Mayor of New York City, holding that office from 1946 to 1950. William O'Dwyer was born in County Mayo, Ireland and migrated to the U...

11/27/2011 11/27/2011

William Dervall MP (b. - c.1712)


William Dervall was a colonial merchant and was appointed the eighth mayor of New York City on October 17, 1675. He was the first mayor of New York City after it was returned to English rule. He was an...

10/29/2011 10/29/2011

Captain Thomas Delavall MP (c.1620 - 1682)

"Thomas", "deLavel", "de la Valle"

Thomas Delavall (also spelled Delaval or DeLavall) was a British-born American official and businessman. He was appointed the Mayor of New York City on three separate occasions, in 1664, 1665 and 1673 ...

8/2/2011 10/29/2011

William Dyer MP (1639 - 1688)


MAJOR WILLIAM DYRE, OF NEW YORK. BY COLONEL J. GRANVILLE LEACH, LL. B. Major William Dyre was the son of Captain William and Mary Dyre. Captain William Dyre, a London milliner, emigrated to Boston,...

5/15/2008 10/29/2011

William Jay Gaynor MP (1848 - 1913)

William Jay Gaynor was an American politician from New York City, associated with the Tammany Hall political machine. He served as mayor of the City of New York from 1910 to 1913, as well as stints as ...

6/19/2011 10/10/2011

Rudolph William Louis "Rudy" Giuliani (play /ˈruːdi ˌdʒuːliˈɑːni/;[1] born May 28, 1944) is an American lawyer, businessman, and politician from New York. He served as Mayor of New York City from 1994 ...

4/18/2007 9/9/2011

Edward Irving Koch MP (1924 - 2013)

"Ed", "Ed Koch"

Edward Irving Koch served three terms as Mayor of New York (1978-1989) and served in the United States House of Representatives (1969-1977). Edward I. Koch was elected the 105th Mayor of New York Cit...

8/10/2011 8/10/2011

William Peartree MP (1642 - 1714)

8/4/2011 8/4/2011

Oloff Stevense van Cortlandt MP (c.1617 - 1684)

Oloff Stevense van Cortlandt - Ancestry library edition • • Van Cortland in WIkipedia • • co-signed the Remonstrance that convinced Stuyvesant to surrender New Netherland to the British in 1664.

8/27/2007 8/1/2011

James Duane MP (1733 - 1797)

James Duane was an American lawyer, jurist, and Revolutionary leader from New York. He served as a delegate to the Continental Congress, New York state senator, Mayor of New York. President George Wash...

1/26/2007 8/1/2011

John Thompson Hoffman MP (1828 - 1888)

New York City Mayor, New York Governor. Served as Mayor of New York City, New York from 1866 to 1868. Served as Governor of New York from 1869 to 1873. He was one of only two New York City Mayors to ...

7/28/2011 7/28/2011

Col. Caleb Heathcote MP (1665 - 1721)

Caleb Heathcote (March 6, 1665 – February 28, 1721) was a Mayor of New York (1711–1713). His estate in Westchester County, New York is the site the present-day town of Scarsdale and was granted on Ma...

7/27/2011 7/27/2011

Phillip French MP (c.1667 - c.1707)

Philip French, described as "Philip French Van London," was a native of Kelshall, Suffolk County', England, born in 1667, and came to New York in June, 1689. He was a prosperous merchant, and an active...

5/11/2007 7/26/2011

Steven Bayard MP (1700 - 1757)

"Stephanus Bayard"

39th mayor of New York.

7/26/2011 7/26/2011

George Opdyke MP (1805 - 1880)

See Wikipedia .

7/26/2011 7/26/2011

Member, U.S. House of Representatives Mayor of New York City Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army Mayor of New York and member of the US House Of Representatives. See Wikipedia: . George Brinto...

3/17/2009 7/26/2011

William Russell Grace MP (1832 - 1904)

William Russell Grace (May 10, 1832 – March 21, 1904) was the first Roman Catholic mayor of New York City and the founder of W. R. Grace and Company. Biography He was born on May 10, 1832 in Ball...

7/26/2011 7/26/2011

) Edward Cooper (October 26, 1824 – February 25, 1905) was the Mayor of New York City from 1879 to 1880, serving as a Democrat. He was the only son of industrialist Peter Cooper. Edward Cooper's busi...

6/20/2011 7/26/2011

Abram Stevens Hewitt MP (1822 - 1903)

Met Edward Cooper at Columbia College. They became friends and traveled together before going into business together. HE met and married Edward Cooper's sister. Hewitt was elected to Congress in 1874...

6/15/2007 7/26/2011

Nicholas Bayard MP (1644 - 1707)


In wikipedia ; Nicholas Bayard was the 16th Mayor of New York from 1685-1686.

9/18/2007 7/26/2011

Nicholas de Meyer MP (1635 - 1691)

Nicolas's son Wilhelmus was born in 1657 in New Amsterdam. He was the 9th Mayor ( 1676-1677) of New York during the English period • one of the 93 who signed the Remonstrance that convinced Stuyvesan...

3/2/2009 7/26/2011

Gabriel Minvielle was a prominent Huguenot who settled in New York in after emigrating from France in 1673. He engaged in foreign trade, especially with the West Indies, and prospered as a merchant and...

7/25/2011 7/25/2011

François Rombouts MP (1631 - 1691)

See Wikipedia .

6/22/2011 7/25/2011

Isaac de Riemer MP (1666 - d.)


6/22/2011 7/25/2011

WIKIPEDIA Marinus Willett (July 31, 1740 – August 22, 1830) was an American soldier and political leader from New York. He was characterized by historian Mark M. Boatner as "one of the truly outstand...

7/25/2011 7/25/2011

Mayor Richard Varick MP (1753 - 1831)

Richard Varick, born in Hackensack, New Jersey, March 23, 1753, served as captain, deputy muster-master-general, and George Washington's secretary during the Revolutionary war. He served as Speaker of ...

7/25/2011 7/25/2011

DeWitt Clinton was an American politician and naturalist who served as a United States Senator, Mayor of New York City and sixth Governor of New York. In this last capacity, he was largely responsible ...

5/8/2007 7/25/2011

William Frederick Havemeyer MP (1804 - 1874)

William Frederick Havemeyer served as Mayor of the City of New York for three terms, 1845-46, 1849-50 and 1873-74. He died at his desk in City Hall during his final term in office. William F. Havemey...

7/25/2011 7/25/2011

Mayor Peter Delanoy MP (c.1650 - 1689)

"Peter Delanoy"

18th mayor of New York from 1688-1691. Peter Delanoy was the first directly elected mayor in New York City history--and the only one to hold that distinction until 1834 when the City Charter was change...

2/10/2011 7/25/2011

Jacobus van Cortlandt MP (1658 - 1739)

9/17/2007 7/25/2011

Hugh J Grant MP (1858 - 1910)

Hugh J. Grant (1857-1910) served as mayor of New York City for two terms from 1889-1892. He remains the youngest mayor in the city's history. He is also one of the youngest big city mayors in United St...

8/9/2008 7/25/2011

John Lawrence, Maj. MP (1618 - 1699)

The descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle, who came from old to New England in 1635, and settled in New Haven in 1639, with numerous biographical notes and sketches : also, some account of the de...

7/3/2008 7/25/2011

Jacob Aaron Westervelt MP (1800 - 1879)

See Wikipedia

7/25/2011 7/25/2011

marriage 1671 10 Sep; Stephanus van Courtlandt, jm van N. Jorck; Geertruyd Schuyler, jd van Albania Mayor of New York from 1677-1678 Van Cortlandt held many public offices including that of mayor o...

9/17/2007 7/25/2011

Abraham de Peyster MP (bef.1657 - 1728)

Abraham was born in New Amsterdam ath the Dutch Reformed Church 1657 Jul 08; Johannes de Peyster, Cornelia Lubberts; Abraham ; Abraham de la Noy & wife, Jan de Jonge •~ After the Glorious Revolut...

3/19/2008 7/25/2011

Michael Rubens Bloomberg MP

New York, NY, USA

Michael Rubens Bloomberg (born February 14, 1942) is an American businessman, politician and philanthropist. Since 2002, he has been the Mayor of New York City and, with a net worth of $18.1 billion in...

9/24/2009 7/25/2011

Wilhelmus Hendrickse Beekman MP (1623 - 1707)

Wilhelmus Beekman was the founder of the Beekman family in America. He came to New Amsterdam, now New York, from Holland on the ship Princess, on May 27, 1647, with Director-General, and later the firs...

9/18/2007 7/24/2011

1659 Apr 04; Johannes Van Brug, Catharina Roelofs; Helena; Johannes de Peyster, Annetje Bogardus, Marritje Loockermans marriage to "Tryn" Roelofs • 1658 29 Mar; Johannes Pieterszen Ver Brugge, van ...

5/11/2007 7/24/2011

Johannes de Peyster MP (1666 - 1711)

Johannes was Baptised in New Amsterdam at the Dutch Reformed Church 1666 Sep 22; Johannes de Peyster, Cornelia Luberts; Johannes ; Johannes Van Brug, Jacques Couseau, Margareta de Riemer scholtz.or...

9/18/2007 7/24/2011

Paulus Leendertsz Van Der Grift MP (bef.1613 - 1679)

baptism Paulus Leenderts Vandergrift, baptized on 20 October 1613, Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands, buried on 10 October 1679, Oude Zijds Kapel, Amsterdam leaves Amsterdam Paul...

5/10/2008 7/24/2011

Arent van Hattem MP (deceased)

First burgomaster of New Amsterdam.

7/24/2011 7/24/2011

Capt. Matthias Nicoll, Jr. MP (1626 - 1687)

Secretary of Duke of York's commissioners, First secretary of the English province of NY, mayor of NYC, speaker of the General Assembly Part of the expedition of Governor Richard Nicolls, probably a ...

1/10/2008 7/24/2011

Capt. Thomas Willett MP (1605 - 1674)

Burial: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Little Neck Cemetery U.S. National Register of Historic Places Location East Providence, Rhode Island Coordinates 41°45′59″N 71°21′18″WCoordinates: 41°...

4/15/2007 7/24/2011

Cornelis Steenwyck arrived in New Netherland in 1652. A prominent citizen, he was - successively - alderman, mayor, and acting lieutenant-governor. • signed the Petition to surrender New Netherland (...

6/29/2011 7/24/2011

Allard Anthony MP (1620 - 1685)

"Allard Burgtem Antonides", "Allard Anthony Burgtem", "Allard Anthony"

BIO Allard Burgtem Antonides (1620–1685) was one of five Schepens (Dutch for aldermen or magistrate) in New Amsterdam and early New York City,[1] the city that was to become New York City. As a repre...

6/22/2011 7/24/2011

Captain Martin (Marten) Cregier MP (1617 - 1713)

"Marten", "Captain Martin"

Marten's children were born in New Netherlands. He was a French Huguenot. See Wikipedia Captain Martin Cregier came to New Amsterdam for the West India Company. He was a soldier, a trader and had one...

3/2/2007 7/24/2011