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County: Clinton

Samella Lewis

(1923-2022) Artist, historian. Samella Lewis was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, and died in Torrance, California.

Melville Henry Cane

(1879-1980) Poet. Melville Henry Cane was born in Plattsburgh, New York. He received an A.B. degree and a law degree from Columbia University in Manhattan, New York.

Michael Coffey

Michael Coffey was raised in the small hamlet of Saranac in upstate New York. His father was a correction officer at Clinton Correctional Facility (Dannemora) and his mother a registered nurse in Plattsburgh. He graduated from Saranac Central High School in 1972, and received a B.A. in English from the University of Notre Dame (1976) … Continued

Samuel H Hammond

(1809-1878) Jurist, naturalist, writer. Samuel H. Hammond was born in Bath, New York and died in Watertown, New York.