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Henry Bleecker Metcalfe
Birth: Jan. 20, 1805
Albany County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1881
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA

US Congressman. He moved to New York City with his family in 1811, and later to Richmond on Staten Island. He was Richmond County District Attorney from 1826 to 1832, and Richmond County Judge from 1840 to 1841 and 1847 to 1875. In 1874 Metcalfe was elected to the US House of Representatives as a Democrat and served one term, 1875 to 1877. During his term in Congress he was Chairman of the Committee on Expenditures on Public Buildings. He did not run for reelection and retired to his home in Richmond. (bio by: Bill McKern) 
Moravian Cemetery
New Dorp
Richmond County (Staten Island)
New York, USA
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Originally Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Jan 09, 2007
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Henry Bleecker Metcalfe
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