Randall S. STREET, Congress, NY (1780-1841)


STREET, Randall S., a Representative from New York; born in Catskill, N.Y., in 1780; pursued classical studies; studied law; was admitted to the bar and began practice in Poughkeepsie; district attorney for the second judicial district from February 1810 to February 1811 and from March 1813 to February 1815; lieutenant colonel of militia in the War of 1812; elected as a Federalist to the Sixteenth Congress (March 4, 1819-March 3, 1821); moved to Monticello, N.Y., about 1825; continued the practice of law until his death in Monticello, N.Y., November 21, 1841; interment in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

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