|Chairman of the Committee on Revisal and Unfinished Business|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from New York's 26th district
March 4, 1831 – March 3, 1835
Serving with William Babcock (1831-1833)
|Succeeded by||Francis Granger|
|New York State Assembly|
|Born||June 1, 1783|
Keene, New Hampshire
|Died||February 22, 1852 (aged 68)|
West Bloomfield, New York
|Resting place||Pioneer Cemetery|
John Dickson (June 1, 1783 – February 22, 1852) was a U.S. Representative from New York.
Born in Keene, New Hampshire, Dickson graduated from Middlebury College of Vermont in 1808. He studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1812 and commenced practice in West Bloomfield, New York.
He served as member of the State assembly in 1829 and 1830.
Dickson was elected as an Anti-Masonic candidate to the Twenty-second and Twenty-third Congresses (March 4, 1831 – March 3, 1835). He served as chairman of the Committee on Revisal and Unfinished Business (Twenty-third Congress).
He resumed the practice of law in West Bloomfield, New York, where he died on February 22, 1852. He was interred in Pioneer Cemetery. His home at West Bloomfield, known as the John and Mary Dickson House, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.
This article incorporates public domain material from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress website http://bioguide.congress.gov.