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Grave has been located U.S. President flag photo of ancestor   James  MONROE

  (b. 28 April 1758 Crown Colony of Virginia   d. 4 July 1831 Manhattan, New York, USA )  
Cause of Death: heart failure and tuberculosis

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James MONROE was born 28 April 1758 in Crown Colony of Virginia. James MONROE was the child of ?   and   ?

James MONROE died 4 July 1831 in Manhattan, New York, USA .

Occupation: President of the United States

born at Westmoreland County, Virginia

Details of the family tree of James appear below.
Did You Know?America - Did you know? December 15, 1791 - First ten amendments to the Constitution, known as the Bill of Rights, are...Read MORE...
Did You Know?The state of Virginia was named after England's Queen Elizabeth I. In the early 1600's, all of North America that was not Spanish or French was then called 'Virginia' in honor of 'The Virgin Queen,' and the earliest English colonial expeditions were sent by the Virginia Company of London. (

Prior to 1788 - Crown Colony of Virginia
June 25, 1788 - Virginia becomes 10th U.S. state

  • Bio
    JAMES MONROE, the fifth President of the United States, was born in Westmoreland County, Va., April 28, 1758. His early life was passed at the place of his nativity. His ancestors had for many years resided in the province in which he was born. When he was seventeen years old, and in process of completing his education at William and Mary College, the Colonial Congress, assembled at Philadelphia to deliberate upon the unjust and manifold...Read MORE...

    Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
  • 1758 Birth
    28 April 1758
    , Virginia, USA
  • James MONROE

    Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
  • 1817 - March 4 - James Monroe (1758-1831) becomes 5th President of the United States
    Elected president in 1816 over the Federalist Rufus King, and reelected without opposition in 1820, Monroe, the last of the Virginia dynasty, pursued the course of systematic tranquilization that won for his administrations the name “the era of good feeling.” He continued Madison's surrender to the Hamiltonian domestic program, signed the Missouri Compromise, acquired Florida, and with the able assistance of his secretary of state, John Quincy...Read MORE...
    March 4, 1817
  • James MONROE
    New York City Marble Cemetery * Manhattan New York County (Manhattan) New York, USA Plot: Vault 147 *Former burial location
  • 1831 Death
    4 July 1831
    Manhattan, New York, USA (New York City) (New Amsterdam) (Washington Heights)

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