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President Benjamin Harrison

President Benjamin Harrison

Male 1833 - 1901  (67 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document


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  • Name Benjamin Harrison 
    Title President 
    Born 20 Aug 1833  North Bend, Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850 
    1850 Harrison.
    1850 Harrison.
    1850 US census, Miami, Hamilton, Ohio, Family Number 240, Harrison.
    Census 1860 
    1860 Harrison.
    1860 Harrison.
    1860 US census, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, Family Number 634, Harrison.
    Census 1870 
    1870 Harrison.
    1870 Harrison.
    1870 US census, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, Family Number 245, Harrison.
    Census 1880 
    1880 Harrison.
    1880 Harrison.
    1880 US census, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, enumeration district 108, Family Number 6273257, Harrison.
    Census 1900 
    1900 Harrison.
    1900 Harrison.
    1900 US census, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, enumeration district 56, Family Number 108, Harrison.
    Military Service Civil War, Union Army Find all individuals with events at this location 
    General Benjamin Harrison.
    General Benjamin Harrison.
    "Come on boys!" Battle of Resaca, May 13th to 16th 1864. Kurz & Allison, circa 1888 Chicago, Illinois
    General Benjamin Harrison in uniform.
    General Benjamin Harrison in uniform.
    General Benjamin Harrison in uniform (left). Note he black cloth tied around his left arm just above the elbow. These men were in mourning for President Lincoln, who was assassinated shortly before this photo was taken.

    Also in the picture: General Ward, General Dustin, General Cogswell.
    Occupation 23rd U.S. President 
    Harrison-Morton Platform.
    Harrison-Morton Platform.
    Running mates; Harrison & Morton and the Republican Platform.
    Died 13 Mar 1901  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    A Nation Mourns - The Death Of President Benjamin Harrison
    A Nation Mourns - The Death Of President Benjamin Harrison
    Kokomo Daily Tribune, March 14, 1901
    Buried Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Funeral Of Gen Harrison.
    Funeral Of Gen Harrison.
    The Princeton (Illinois) Bureau County Tribune, March 21, 1901 page 7.
    President Benjamin Harrison Grave Site.
    President Benjamin Harrison Grave Site.
    President Benjamin Harrison Grave Site.
    Siblings 9 siblings 
    Person ID I36577  Nagel
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2018 

    Father John Scott Harrison,   b. 4 Oct 1804, Vincennes, Knox, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1878, North Bend, Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth Ramsey Irwin,   b. 18 Jul 1810,   d. 15 Aug 1850  (Age 40 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 12 Aug 1831  Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Caroline Lavinia Scott,   b. 1 Oct 1832, Oxford, Butler, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1892, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1853 
    Children 
    +1. Russell Benjamin Harrison,   b. 12 Aug 1854, Oxford, Butler, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1936, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Mary Scott Harrison,   b. 3 Apr 1858, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1930, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Birth]
    Documents
    Benjamin Harrison Marriage.
    Benjamin Harrison Marriage.
    Benjamin Harrison Marriage to Caroline Lavinia Scott.
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F11682  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Scott Lord,   b. 30 Apr 1858, Honesdale, Wayne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1948, New York, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married
    Gen. Harrison Weds.
    Gen. Harrison Weds.
    The Hartford (Indiana) City Telegram, April 14, 1896 page 2,
    'Now we're married let's go to keeping house'
    "Now we're married let's go to keeping house"
    Cartoon showing Benjamin Harrison walking with bride, Mary Scott (Lord) Dimmock, in front of White House. By George Yost Coffin.
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Harrison,   b. 21 Feb 1897, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1955, New York, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F11683  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart