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Andrew Wheeler Doig (July 24, 1799July 11, 1875) was a U.S. Representative from New Yorkmarker. He served in the 1830s and 1840s.

Born in Salem, New Yorkmarker, Doig pursued an academic course. He moved to Lowville, New Yorkmarker, and engaged in mercantile pursuits. He served as town clerk of Lowville in 1825, and as county clerk of Lewis Countymarker from 1825–1831. He was a member of the New York State Assembly in 1832. He moved to Martinsburg, New Yorkmarker, in 1833. He worked as the Cashier of the Lewis County Bank in 1833 and 1834. He returned to Lowville, where he served as surrogate of Lewis County from 1835–1840.

Doig was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-sixth and Twenty-seventh Congresses (March 4, 1839March 3, 1843). He represented the Sixteenth District of New York each time.He served as member of the board of directors and vice president of the Bank of Lowville 1843–1847. He moved to Californiamarker in 1849 and engaged in mining. He returned in 1850 to Lowville, New York, where he resided until late in life. He served as clerk in the Customs House, New York Citymarker, from 1853 to 1857. He died in Brooklyn, New Yorkmarker, July 11, 1875. He was interred in the Rural Cemetery, Lowville, New York.


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