Stephen Taber (March 7, 1821 – April 23, 1886) was a United States Congress Representative from New York from 1865 to 1869.
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from New York's 1st district
March 4, 1865 – March 3, 1869
|Preceded by||Dwight Townsend|
|Succeeded by||Henry Augustus Reeves|
|Born||March 7, 1821|
Dover, New York
|Died||April 23, 1886 (aged 65)|
New York City, New York
He was the son of Thomas Taber II; born in Dover, New York, March 7, 1821; completed preparatory studies; moved to Queens, New York and engaged in agricultural pursuits; member of the New York State Assembly (Queens Co., 1st D.) in 1860 and 1861; elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-ninth and Fortieth Congresses (March 4, 1865 – March 3, 1869); assisted in organizing the Long Island North Shore Transportation Co. in 1861 and served as its president for several years; director of the Long Island Rail Road Co.; became the first president of the Roslyn Savings Bank in 1876 and served in this capacity for a number of years; died in New York City on April 23, 1886; interment in Roslyn Cemetery, Roslyn, Long Island, N.Y.
- United States Congress. "Stephen Taber (id: T000002)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Stephen Taber at Find a Grave
|New York Assembly|
Edward A. Lawrence
| New York State Assembly
Queens County, 1st District
|U.S. House of Representatives|
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 1st congressional district
Henry A. Reeves
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