EATON, Lewis, (1789 - 1857)


EATON, Lewis, a Representative from New York; born in Duanesburg, Schenectady County, New York, 1789; farmer; Duanesburg town supervisor, 1819-1820; sheriff of Schenectady County, 1821-1822; elected as Crawford Republican to the Eighteenth Congress (March 4, 1823-March 3, 1825); member of the State senate, 1829-1832; engaged in banking; Special Agent of the U.S. Postal Service; died in Buffalo, N.Y., on August 22, 1857.