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George Ogilvie Belden (March 28, 1797 – October 9, 1833) was a U.S. Representative from New York.

Born in Norwalk, Connecticut, Belden attended the public schools. He was admitted to the bar and practiced in Monticello, New York.

Belden was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twentieth Congress (March 4, 1827 – March 3, 1829). Afterward, he resumed the practice of law. He served as general of the Twenty-third Brigade of Infantry of the State of New York in 1831. He died in Monticello, New York, October 9, 1833, is interred in the Old Cemetery on St. John Street.


United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Abraham Bruyn Hasbrouck
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 7th congressional district

1827 - 1829
Succeeded by
Charles G. DeWitt

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