Presidents of Era

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  • Abraham lincoln

    Abraham lincoln
    born in 1809. became president in 1861 till 1865. assassinated April 15, 1865 . vice president- Hanibal
    hamlin, Andrew Johnson. Johnson took over as president after lincoln passed
  • Andrew Johnson

    Andrew Johnson
    born december 29, 1808. took over as president after the assassination of lincoln in 1865. presidency from 1865 till 1865.
  • Ulysses s Grant

    Ulysses s Grant
    born April 27, 1822. presidency from 1869-1877. he was a good commander of our country and brave at war.
  • James Garfield

    James Garfield
    He was born in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, in 1831. Garfield was elected to the Ohio Senate in 1859 as a Republican. As President, Garfield strengthened Federal authority over the New York Customs House, stronghold of Senator Roscoe Conkling, who was leader of the Stalwart Republicans and dispenser of patronage in New York.. in office from 1881-1881. died 1881
  • Chester A. Arthur

    Chester A. Arthur
    born in Fairfield, Vermont, in 1829. Arthur made a name for himself as the lawyer who defended a black woman named Lizzie Jennings who was thrown off a streetcar in Brooklyn. He won the case and public transportation in New York became desegregated for all people. in office from 1881-1885
  • Grover Cleveland

    Grover Cleveland
    Born March 18, 1837 at Caldwell, New Jersey as Stephen Grover Cleveland. 22nd and 24th President of the United States (1885–1889 and 1893–1897) In 1884, he won as the Democratic Party nominee. His first Vice President was Thomas A. Hendricks.
  • Rutherford B. Hayes

    Rutherford B. Hayes
    Born in Ohio in 1822, Hayes was educated at Kenyon College and Harvard Law School.He fought in the Civil War, was wounded in action, and rose to the rank of brevet major general. While he was still in the Army, Cincinnati Republicans ran him for the House of Representatives.
  • Benjamin Harrison

    Benjamin Harrison
    born August 20, 1833, North Bend, Ohio. presidency from 1889 - 1893.
    As president, Harrison failed to please either the bosses or the reform element in the party. In foreign affairs he backed Secretary of State Blaine, whose policy foreshadowed later American imperialism. Harrison was renominated in 1892 but lost to Cleveland
  • William McKinley

    William McKinley
    Born: 29-Jan-1843. 25th US President, 1897-1901. William McKinley, the twenty-fifth president of the United States, was born in Niles, Trumbull county, Ohio, on the 29th of January 1843
  • Theodore Roosevelt

    Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt was born on October 27, 1858, into a wealthy family in New York City. Known as "Teedie"--later "Teddy"--he was frail and sickly as a boy, and as a teenager followed a program of gymnastics and weightlifting to build up his strength.Upon graduating from Harvard College in 1880, Roosevelt married Alice Hathaway Lee and entered Columbia University Law School, though he dropped out after only one year to enter public service. He was elected to the New York State Assembly at the