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Henry Augustus Reeves
Birth: Dec. 7, 1832
Sag Harbor
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1916
Greenport
Suffolk County
New York, USA

US Congressman. He attended the University of Michigan before graduating from Union College in 1852. He studied law, became an attorney and was also editor of Greenport's Republican Watchman newspaper. Reeves was elected to Congress as a Democrat in 1868 and served one term, 1869 to 1871. He did not run for reelection and returned to editing the Republican Watchman. He was Southold's Town Supervisor and a member of the Suffolk County Board of Supervisors from 1872 to 1894. Reeves also served in the New York Assembly in 1887 and was a Member of the State Commission on Lunacy from 1889 to 1897. (bio by: Bill McKern) 
 
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Southampton Cemetery
Southampton
Suffolk County
New York, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Oct 08, 2006
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Henry Augustus Reeves
Added by: Bill McKern
 
Henry Augustus Reeves
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- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Dec. 7, 2013

- R I P
 Added: Jun. 24, 2013
A tribute to the public service of Henry, my fourth cousin five times removed.
- Keith Reeves
 Added: Sep. 25, 2012
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