Member Biography

Walter Copake Livingston 

Sessions Office Position District Party
1831-1832       12 Democrat
1832-1833       12 Democrat


1799 - 1872

Walter Copake Livingston (D12) Lehigh, Northampton, Pike and Wayne 1831-1833

Early Life:

Walter Copake Livingston, born 1799; son of Henry W. and Mary Masters Allen Livingston; Litchfield Law School, 1820; married, Mary Livingston Greenleaf, 1824 children, Anne Greenleaf Livingston, Tilghman, Livingston, James Livingston, Walter, Henry Walter Livingston, Meta Livingston, Marion Livingston, Florence Livingston; merchant; elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1831-1833; United States Consul to Marseilles, France; died, January 31, 1872, aged 72 years. Burial location unknown.

Pennsylvania Politics:

Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 12th district, Lehigh, Northampton, Pike and Wayne 1831-1833.

Continued Government Service/National Politics:

United States Consul to Marseilles, France. 


Cox, Harold. "Senate Members "L""Wilkes University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.

So far this is the only known accurate information.