NAME: Samuel Huntington
BORN: October 4, 1765
(born, Coventry, Connecticut)
moved his family to Youngstown, Ohio (Mahoning County), 1801
then Cleveland, Ohio (Cuyahoga County), 1801
EDUCATION: attended, Dartmouth College; graduated, Yale, 1785 (law)
GOVERNORSHIP: 3rd governor, 1808 - 1810 (one term)
DIED: June 8, 1817, Painesville, Ohio
Huntington was a lawyer by training.
Huntington served in the Ohio General Assembly and as Chief Justice of the Ohio Supreme Court.
During his tenure as governor, as war loomed with Britain, the state capital was moved to Zanesville, Ohio.
FIRST LADY of OHIO
NAME: Hannah Huntington Huntington
COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS: born...Connecticut
DIED: 1818, at age 85