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Corrupt nineteenth-century politician who headed the Democratic Tammany Hall political machine. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1853-1855 and, a decade later, became a member of the New York State Senate.
He grew up in New York City as the son of a Scotch-Irish craftsman. He wed Mary Jane Skaden in 1844.