He was married in 1885 with Ellen Axson, having three daughters. In 1912 Wilson was elected President of the United States and then he was re-elected again in 1916. In an interview of mine with Woodrow Wilson I asked him about his childhood, education, personal and political life. In a question about where he was born and his childhood he said, “I was born in Staunton, Virginia in December 28, 1856. But not long after I was
Which President resigned his position? 11. Who was the last President to belong to the Whig party? 12. Who was the first President? 13. Who became President after John F. Kennedy was assassinated? 14. Who became President in 1801?
In 1851 Charles Edmund LaBeaume hired the Scotts for the next seven years. Mrs. Emerson moved to Massachusetts and married Dr. Calvin Chaffee in November 1850. He was an abolitionist and was elected to congress shortly after he was married. He had no idea about his wife and the slavery
Clark invited them to move with them to Missouri in1809, he then enrolled her son in a boarding school she was more than happy. He was to be educated like a white man. A year later her daughter Lizette was born to her soon after Sacagawea became ill and suffered a putrid fever. Fifteen men were killed in an Indian attack near the Bighorn River. Sacagawea’s daughter Lizette, was among the few.
Elisha M. Pease was born in Enfield, Connecticut on January 3, 1812.His parents were Lorrain Thompson and Sarah Thompson. He was the fifth and thirteenth governor of Texas. When Elisha was young, he worked at a general store then later worked as a clerk in a post office. He went to school at Westfield Academy which was located in Massachusetts. He eventually moved to Mexican Texas in 1835 and stayed in Mina where he studied law under D.C. Barrett.
Irene Hunt was born on May 18, 1907 in Pontiac, Illinois. The family soon moved to Newton, Illinois, when Hunt was only seven. Hunt's childhood was lonely, but she shared a special relationship with her grandfather who told her stories about the Civil War. The stories she heard from her grandfather became he story of Jethro in Across five Aprils. Hunt graduated from the University of Illinois in Urbana to go to University of Minnesota, Minneapolis where she earned her M.A.
Calvin Coolidge He was born in 1872 on July 4 in a small village in Plymouth notch, Vermont. He died on January 5th 1933 from coronary thrombosis and that is a blood clot in the heart. Calvin Graduated from Black River Academy in 1895. Calvin took office in 1923-1929. He was the 30th president of the united states.
Rutherford attended multiple schools ranging from a public school in Deleware to a private institution in Connecticut. In 1842 Rutherford graduated from Kenyon College as the valedictorian of his class, deciding to then pursue a legal career at Harvard Law School where he graduated in 1845 with a Bachelor of Laws degree. Hayes represented minorities and societies outcasts in criminal cases, which helped him to emerge as a successful lawyer in Cincinnati. In December, 1852, Hayes married Lucy Webb who was from Delaware as well, and similarly to Rutherford, she had lost her father at an early age. After marriage, Hayes returned to his work, and began to defend runaway slaves and other cases involving slaves.
Scott Joplin was born November 24 1868. Scott Joplin was the second of the six children born to Giles Joplin and Florence Givins near Linden, Texas. Scott Joplin was an ex-slave from North Carolina and Givins from Kentucky, a Free born African American.The first post – slavery generation of the African Americans was represented clearly during the birth of Scott Joplin. When Joplin was seven years old, the family moved over to Texarkana where Giles was employed as a railroad employee and Florence took up cleaning and laundry washing as a source of additional income for the family. The family had a musical setup that started Joplin’s passion for music.
To complete his education, Edward attended Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. When Edward was finished at Trinity College, he was offered a job, in 1855, at the American School for the Deaf in Hartford, the school where his father was one of the founders and was the principle. A year later, in 1856, a wealthy businessman, Amos Kendall, offered Edward a job to become a superintendant at a newly formed school in Washington, DC. Edward accepted the job with no hesitation. In 1857, Edward became the first superintendent at the school at age of 20, and his mother, Sophia, moved with Edward to help him attend and manage the school
The Mahony’s continued to help their family by housing Bridget’s niece, Ann Ranahan, until she married Patrick Dillon. The Mahony’s were some of the first settlers of Box Butte County, approximately twelve miles north of Alliance. Records show that Cornelius proved up his homestead in Nebraska on January 26, 1891. However, hard times approached. Plagued with draught, he sold his farm in 1901.
Childhood & Career Andrew Jackson was born in 1767 to poor Scotts-Irish parents. Serving as a courier for the revolutionary forces at age 13, he witnessed the deaths of his family at the hands of disease and the British. Jackson, now an orphan, went to live with his uncles and study law. After later being admitted to the North Carolina bar, he became more rich and famous, joining the convention for writing a new Tennessee constitution. He was elected to the senate after serving two years as the first House of Representatives member from Tennessee, and resigned after just one year.