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Frank Rice (politician)
Frank Rice (January 15, 1845 – December 5, 1914) was an American lawyer and politician. Life[edit] He was born on January 15, 1845, in Seneca, Ontario County, New York. He attended Dr. Taylor's private school at Geneva, New York, Geneva Classical and Union School, and Canandaigua Academy. He graduated from Hamilton College in 1868. The following year he began studying law at the firm of Comstock and Bennett in Canandaigua, New York, was admitted to the bar and became a clerk in the surrogate's office in 1870. He was District Attorney of Ontario County from 1875 to 1881. He was a member of the New York State Assembly
New York State Assembly
(Ontario Co.) in 1883 and 1884; and was Chairman of the Committee on Privileges and Elections in 1883, and Minority Leader in 1884. From 1885 to 1889, he was Judge of the Ontario County Court
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Seneca, New York
Seneca is a town in Ontario County, New York, United States. United States. The population was 2,721 at the 2010 census. The town is named after a group of local natives. The Town of Seneca is on the south border of the county and is southwest of the City of Geneva. The Town of West Seneca in Erie County added "west" to its name to avoid confusion with the Town of Seneca.Contents1 History 2 Geography 3 Demographics 4 Communities and locations in the Town of Seneca 5 References 6 External linksHistory[edit] The region was the locale of the Seneca tribe, a member of the Iroquois, and the sites of many important villages are in the town or the surrounding area; Kanadaseaga is one. The area was part of the Phelps and Gorham Purchase. Settlement commenced around 1790, the year after the county was formed. A "District of Seneca" was created judicially in 1789 at the time the county was established, but its extent and subdivisions are not clearly known
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New York State Assembly
Majority caucus (104)     Democratic (103)      Independence (1)Minority caucus (37)     Republican (37)Vacant (9)     Vacant (9)Length of term2 yearsAuthority Article III, New York ConstitutionSalary $79,500/year + per diemElectionsLast electionNovember 8, 2016 (150 seats)Next electionNovember 6, 2018 (150 seats)Redistricting Legislative ControlMeeting placeState Assembly Chamber New York State Capitol Albany, New YorkWebsiteNew York State AssemblyThe New York State Assembly
New York State Assembly
is the lower house of the New York State Legislature, the New York State Senate
New York State Senate
being the upper house. There are 150 seats in the Assembly, with each of the 150 Assembly districts having an average population of 128,652
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Ontario County, New York
Coordinates: 42°51′N 77°17′W / 42.85°N 77.29°W / 42.85; -77.29Ontario County, New YorkCounty of New York StateCounty of OntarioOntario County Courthouse in Canandaigua, 2014SealLocation in the U.S. state
U.S. state
of New YorkNew York's location in the U.S.Founded 1789Named for Lake OntarioSeat CanandaiguaLargest city GenevaArea • Total 663 sq mi (1,717 km2) • Land 644 sq mi (1,668 km2) • Water 18 sq mi (47 km2), 2.8%Population • (2010) 107,931 • Density 168/sq mi (65/km2)Congressional districts 23rd, 27thTime zone Eastern: UTC−5/−4Website www.co.ontario.ny.usOntario County is a county in the U.S. state
U.S. state
of New York
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1892 Democratic National Convention
The 1892 Democratic National Convention
Democratic National Convention
was held in Chicago, Illinois, June 21–June 23, 1892 and nominated former President Grover Cleveland, who had been the party's standard-bearer in 1884 and 1888. This marked the first time a former president was renominated by a major party. Adlai E. Stevenson of Illinois
Illinois
was nominated for Vice President. The ticket was victorious in the general election, defeating the Republican nominees, President Benjamin Harrison
Benjamin Harrison
and his running-mate Whitelaw Reid.Contents1 The Convention1.1 Presidential Candidates 1.2 Vice Presidential Candidates2 The Platform2.1 Democratic Party Platform3 See also 4 References 5 External linksThe Convention[edit] Presidential Candidates[edit]Former President Grover Cleveland
Grover Cleveland
of New YorkSenator David B. Hill
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1880 Democratic National Convention
The 1880 Democratic National Convention
Democratic National Convention
was held June 22 to 24, 1880, at the Music Hall in Cincinnati, Ohio, and nominated Winfield S. Hancock of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
for President and William H. English
William H. English
of Indiana
Indiana
for Vice President in the United States presidential election of 1880. Six men were officially candidates for nomination at the convention, and several more also received votes. Of these, the two leading candidates were Hancock and Thomas F. Bayard
Thomas F. Bayard
of Delaware. Not officially a candidate, but wielding a heavy influence over the convention, was the Democratic nominee from 1876, Samuel J. Tilden
Samuel J. Tilden
of New York. Many Democrats believed Tilden to have been unjustly deprived of the presidency in 1876 and hoped to rally around him in the 1880 campaign
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1912 Democratic National Convention
The 1912 Democratic National Convention
Democratic National Convention
was held at the Fifth Regiment Armory off North Howard Street in Baltimore
Baltimore
from June 25 to July 2, 1912.Contents1 The Convention1.1 Presidential candidates1.1.1 Withdrew During Balloting 1.1.2 Declined 1.1.3 Vice presidential candidates1.1.3.1 Withdrew During Balloting 1.1.3.2 Declined2 References in popular culture 3 See also 4 References4.1 Bibliograohy5 External linksThe Convention[edit] The 1912 Democratic National Convention
Democratic National Convention
was held at the Fifth Regiment Armory in Baltimore
Baltimore
from June 25 to July 2, 1912. It proved to be one of the more memorable United States presidential conventions of the 20th century.[citation needed] 1904 Presidential nominee Judge Alton B. Parker
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New York Surrogate's Court
A court is a tribunal, often as a government institution, with the authority to adjudicate legal disputes between parties and carry out the administration of justice in civil, criminal, and administrative matters in accordance with the rule of law.[1] In both common law and civil law legal systems, courts are the central means for dispute resolution, and it is generally understood that all persons have an ability to bring their claims before a court. Similarly, the rights of those accused of a crime include the right to present a defense before a court. The system of courts that interprets and applies the law is collectively known as the judiciary. The place where a court sits is known as a venue
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Geneva, New York
Geneva
Geneva
is a city in Ontario and Seneca counties in the U.S. state
U.S. state
of New York. It is located at the northern end of Seneca Lake; all land portions of the city are within Ontario County; the water portions are in Seneca County. The population was 13,261 at the 2010 census.[4] The city is supposedly named after the city and canton of Geneva
Geneva
in Switzerland.[5] The main settlement of the Seneca was spelled Zoneshio by early white settlers, and was described as being 2 miles north of Seneca Lake.[6] The city lies within the Town of Geneva. The city identifies as the "Lake Trout Capital of the World."[7]Contents1 History 2 Geography 3 Cityscape 4 Government 5 Education 6 Demographics 7 Tourism 8 Notable people 9 References 10 External linksHistory[edit]Lakefront from long pierThis section needs additional citations for verification
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Hamilton College (New York)
Hamilton College
College
is a private, nonsectarian liberal arts college located in the village of Clinton, New York, overlooking the Mohawk Valley and near the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. Founded as an academy in 1793, it was chartered as Hamilton College
College
in 1812 in honor of inaugural trustee Alexander Hamilton. Hamilton has been coeducational since 1978, when it merged with its coordinate sister school Kirkland College. Hamilton's student body is 51% female and 49% male, and comes from 49 U.S. states and 49 countries.[4] Hamilton is a member of the New England Small College
College
Athletic Conference. Hamilton is an exclusively undergraduate institution, enrolling 1,850 students in the fall of 2017. Students may choose from 56 areas of study, including 43 concentrations (majors), or design an interdisciplinary concentration
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Canandaigua Academy
Canandaigua Academy is a high school (grades 9-12) in Canandaigua, New York, United States. It is part of the Canandaigua City School District. The school was named a national Blue Ribbon School of Excellence by the U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Department of Education
in 1996. Jamie Farr is the Superintendent of Schools. Vernon S. Tenney III is the principal of Canandaigua Academy. There were 90 professional staff and 1,372 students as of 2007.[1] In 2009 and 2010, Newsweek
Newsweek
magazine named it one of the top 1,500 U.S. public high schools.Contents1 History 2 Extracurricular activities2.1 Athletics 2.2 Music3 References 4 External linksHistory[edit] Canandaigua Academy was founded in 1791 as a private boys' school.[2] It became a public high school in 1900, but retained "Academy" in its name.[2] The current Canandaigua Academy is the fourth academy since its founding in 1791
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Canandaigua (city), New York
Canandaigua /ˌkænənˈdeɪɡwə/ (Utaʼnaráhkhwaʼ[3] in Tuscarora) is a city in Ontario County, New York, United States. The population was 10,545 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Ontario County; some administrative offices are at the county complex in the adjacent town of Hopewell.[4][5] The name Canandaigua is derived from the Seneca name of its historic village here, spelled variously Kanandarque, Ganandogan, Ga-nun-da-gwa, or Konondaigua, which was established long before any European Americans came to the area. In a modern transcription, the historic village is rendered as tganǫdæ:gwęh, which means "the chosen spot", or "at the chosen town".[6] The city lies within the Town of Canandaigua
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Joel T. Headley
Joel Tyler Headley (December 30, 1813 – January 16, 1897) was an American clergyman, historian, author, newspaper editor and politician who served as Secretary of State of New York.Contents1 Life 2 Bibliography 3 References 4 Wikisource Links 5 External linksLife[edit] He was born at Walton, New York to a Presbyterian
Presbyterian
clergyman father, and he determined to take up the same occupation. He graduated from Union College
Union College
in 1839 and took a course in theology at the Auburn Theological Seminary in Auburn, New York. After being ordained, he preached at Stockbridge, Massachusetts, but soon had to give up his profession due to the strain, going to Europe in 1842. He turned to history writing, producing many works on various subjects. His writings were among the first to call attention to the Adirondack Mountains as a health resort
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John C. Spencer
John Canfield Spencer
John Canfield Spencer
(January 8, 1788 – May 17, 1855) was an American lawyer, politician, judge and United States
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Archibald Campbell (New York)
Archibald Campbell (1779 Glen Lyon, Perthshire, Scotland - July 14, 1856 Albany, New York) was an American politician who was Acting Secretary of State of New York from 1841 to 1842. Life[edit] He came to the United States in 1798, and settled at Albany, NY, where he worked for the printers Barber & Southwick. In 1805, Secretary of State Thomas Tillotson hired Campbell as a clerk, and in 1812, Secretary of State Elisha Jenkins appointed him Deputy Secretary. He remained in office until 1849, was reappointed in 1852 but resigned because of ill health in 1853. He served under 13 different Secretaries of State from the Democratic-Republican, Federalist, Democratic and Whig Parties. In October 1841, after the resignation of John Canfield Spencer, who had been appointed U.S
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Samuel Young (New York)
Samuel Young (1779, Lenox, Berkshire County, Massachusetts
Berkshire County, Massachusetts
– November 3, 1850 Ballston, Saratoga County, New York) was an American lawyer and politician. Life[edit] In 1813, he was Moderator of the Board of Supervisors of Saratoga County. He was a member of the New York State Assembly
New York State Assembly
(Saratoga Co.) in 1814 and 1814–15; and was Speaker in 1814-15. From 1816 to 1840, he was a member of the Erie Canal Commission. He was a member of the New York State Senate
New York State Senate
(Eastern D.) from 1818 to 1821, sitting in the 41st, 42nd, 43rd and 44th New York State Legislatures. In 1819. he was the Bucktails candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, but due to a three-cornered contest with Clintonian John C. Spencer
John C. Spencer
and Federalist Rufus King, no-one was elected
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