Dudley FARLIN, Congress, NY (1777-1837)


FARLIN, Dudley, a Representative from New York; born in Norwich, New London County, Conn., September 2, 1777; moved to Dutchess County, N.Y., in early youth, and later to Warren County; engaged in the lumber and grain business; supervisor of the town of Warrensburg 1818-1820, 1827, and 1828; sheriff of Warren County in 1821, 1822, and again in 1828; member of the State assembly in 1824; elected as a Jacksonian to the Twenty-fourth Congress (March 4, 1835-March 3, 1837); resumed his former business pursuits; died in Warrensburg, Warren County, N.Y., on September 26, 1837; interment in Warrensburg Cemetery.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present