Senator Raines NY - Photos
At the Bardo Music site I have posted a few Raines related photos including Senator Raines - NY.
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Born: May 6 1840, Canindagua, Ontario County, N.Y.
Raines, John (1840-1909) of Canandaigua, Ontario County, N.Y. Brother of Thomas Raines and George Raines. Born in New York, May 6, 1840. Republican.
Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of New York state assembly, 1881-82, 1885;
member of New York state senate, 1886-89, 1895-1909;
U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1889-93;
delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904, 1908 (alternate).
Member, Grand Army of the Republic; Loyal Legion; Freemasons. Died December 16, 1909. Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery,
Canandaigua, N.Y. See also: congressional biography.
Father was Rev. John Raines
Born: 1812, Hull, Yorkshire (East Riding), England
Married May 8 1838 to Mary Remington
His family boarded the "Rufus King" in May 1821 at Liverpool.