Daniel D. Frisbie

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Daniel D. Frisbie (1916)

Daniel Dodge Frisbie (November 30, 1859 Middleburgh, Schoharie County, New York - August 6, 1931 Middleburgh, Schoharie Co., NY) was an American newspaperman and politician.

Schoharie County, New York County in the United States

Schoharie County is a county in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 32,749, making it the state's fifth-least populous county. The county seat is Schoharie. "Schoharie" comes from a Mohawk word meaning "floating driftwood."

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Life

Frisbie was educated in his hometown and later attended Hartwick Seminary in Cooperstown, New York. In 1882, he married Eleanor Manning, and they had three children.

Cooperstown, New York Village in New York, United States

Cooperstown is a village in and county seat of Otsego County, New York, United States. Most of the village lies within the town of Otsego, but some of the eastern part is in the town of Middlefield. It is located in the Central New York Region of New York.

In the 1880s, Frisbie purchased two local newspapers and opened two insurance companies. Later, he was president of the local railroad and utility company. In 1904, as the editor of the Schoharie Democratic-Republican, he was elected President of the Democratic New York State Editorial Association.

Frisbie was a member of the New York State Assembly (Schoharie Co.) in 1900, 1901, 1909, 1910, 1911 and 1912; and was Minority Leader in 1901, 1909 and 1910; and Speaker in 1911. During his speakership happened the last election of a U.S. Senator from New York by the State Legislature: after a three-month-long deadlock, James Aloysius O`Gorman was elected to succeed Chauncey Depew.

New York State Assembly lower house of the New York State Legislature

The New York State Assembly is the lower house of the New York State Legislature, the New York State Senate being the upper house. There are 150 seats in the Assembly, with each of the 150 Assembly districts having an average population of 128,652. Assembly members serve two-year terms without term limits.

123rd New York State Legislature

The 123rd New York State Legislature, consisting of the New York State Senate and the New York State Assembly, met from January 3 to April 6, 1900, during the second year of Theodore Roosevelt's governorship, in Albany.

124th New York State Legislature

The 124th New York State Legislature, consisting of the New York State Senate and the New York State Assembly, met from January 2 to April 23, 1901, during the first year of Benjamin B. Odell, Jr.'s governorship, in Albany.

Frisbie was a member of the New York State Commission for the Panama–Pacific International Exposition in 1915.

Panama–Pacific International Exposition

The Panama–Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) was a world's fair held in San Francisco, California, U.S., from February 20 to December 4, 1915. Its stated purpose was to celebrate the completion of the Panama Canal, but it was widely seen in the city as an opportunity to showcase its recovery from the 1906 earthquake. The fair was constructed on a 636 acre(2.6 km2) site along the northern shore, between the Presidio and Fort Mason, now known as the Marina District.

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New York Assembly
Preceded by
George M. Palmer
New York State Assembly
Schoharie County

1900-1901
Succeeded by
George M. Palmer
Preceded by
George M. Palmer
New York State Assembly
Schoharie County

1909-1912
Succeeded by
Edward Dox
Political offices
Preceded by
J. Franklin Barnes
Minority Leader of the New York State Assembly
1901
Succeeded by
George M. Palmer
Preceded by
George M. Palmer
Minority Leader of the New York State Assembly
1909-1910
Succeeded by
Edwin A. Merritt, Jr.
Preceded by
James W. Wadsworth, Jr.
Speaker of the New York State Assembly
1911
Succeeded by
Edwin A. Merritt, Jr.

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