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 U.S. President flag  Benjamin  Harrison

  (b. 20 August 1833, Ohio, USA   d. 13 March 1901Indianapolis, Indiana, USA )  

Benjamin Harrison was born 20 August 1833 in , Ohio, USA. Benjamin Harrison was the child of

He married  Caroline L Scott 20 October 1853 in Butler, Ohio, USA . 

Benjamin Harrison died 13 March 1901 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.

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Occupation: President of the United States

born at North Bend, Ohio

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Benjamin Harrison married  Caroline L Scott-- Date: 20 October 1853 Place: Butler, Ohio, USA 

Name: Benjamin Harrison
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Event Date: 20 Oct 1853
Event Place: Butler,Ohio
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M51451-1
System Origin: Ohio-ODM
GS Film number: 0355779 V. 1-4
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"Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1958," Database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:XDFH-SHW : accessed 28 June 2015), Benjamin Harrison and Caroline L. Scott, 20 Oct 1853; citing Butler,Ohio, reference ; FHL microfilm 0355779 V. 1-4.

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BENJAMIN HARRISON, the twenty-third President, is the descendant of one of the historical families of this country. The first known head of the family was Maj . -Gen. Harrison, one of Oliver Cromwell's trusted followers and fighters. In the zenith of Cromwell's power it became the duty of this...Read MORE...

Name: Benjamin Harrison
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1850
Event Place: Miami, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 17
Race: White
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Birth Year (Estimated): 1833
Birthplace: Ohio
Household ID: 240
House Number: 240
Line Number: 21
Affiliate Name: The U.S....

1853 Marriage / Partner
Benjamin Harrison and Caroline L Scott 20 October 1853, Butler, Ohio, USA

Name: Benjamin Harrison
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1870
Event Place: Indiana, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 36
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Birth Year (Estimated): 1833-1834
Birthplace: Ohio
Page Number: 33
Household ID: 229
Line Number: 1
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National...

1889 - March 4 - Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901) becomes 23rd President of the United States
In 1888, Benjamin Harrison received the Republican nomination for president on the eighth ballot. Though behind on the popular vote, he won over Grover Cleveland in the electoral college by 233 to 168.

As president, Harrison failed to please either the bosses or the reform element in the party....Read MORE...

Name: Benjamin Harrison
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Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1900
Event Place: Center Township, Precinct 12 Indianapolis city Ward 3, Marion, Indiana, United States
District: 56
Gender: Male
Age: 67
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): W
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13 March 1901
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

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Crown Hill Cemetery Indianapolis Marion County Indiana, USA Plot: Section 13, Lot 57
Name: Benjamin Harrison
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Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1901
Event Place: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 20 Aug 1833
Death Date: 13 Mar 1901
Affiliate Record Identifier: 451
Cemetery: Crown Hill Cemetery

"Find A Grave Index," Database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 28 June 2015), Benjamin Harrison, 1901; Burial, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States of America, Crown Hill Cemetery; citing record ID 451, Find a Grave,

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