Cyclopædia of Political Science, Political Economy, and the Political History of the United States
CLINTON, George, was born in Ulster county, N. Y, July 26, 1739, and died at Washington city, April 20, 1812. He was governor of New York 1777-95 and 1801-4, and was head of one of the three great families which controlled the state. (See
—See 1 Hammond's Political History of New York; Jenkins' Governors of New York.
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