Sign In

Grave has been located U.S. President flag photo of ancestor   Martin  VAN BUREN

  (b. 5 December 1782 Kinderhook, New York, USA   d. 24 July 1862 Kinderhook, New York, USA )  

Am I Your Ancestor?
VAN BUREN Genealogy

Martin VAN BUREN was born 5 December 1782 in Kinderhook, Crown Colony of New York. Martin VAN BUREN was the child of ?   and   ?

Martin VAN BUREN died 24 July 1862 in Kinderhook, New York, USA.

Occupation: President of the United States

Details of the family tree of Martin appear below.
Did You Know?America - Did you know? When the laconic President Calvin Coolidge died, columnist Dorothy Parker wrote: "How could they...Read MORE...

The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996
Did You Know?New York was named after the English Duke of York and Albany (and the brother of England's King Charles II) in 1664 when the region called New Amsterdam was taken from the Dutch. (

Prior to 1664 - New Amsterdam
1664 - 1687 - New York Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1788 - Crown Colony of New York
July 26, 1788 - Virginia becomes 11th U.S. state

Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Martin VAN BUREN

Add Marriage / Partner


Add Events / Information


Events, Pictures and Documents Related to the Genealogy of Martin VAN BUREN


Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894

Kinderhook Reformed Church Cemetery Kinderhook Columbia County New York, USA
5 December 1782
Kinderhook, New York, USA


MARTIN VAN BUREN, the eighth President of the United States, was born at Kinderbook, N. Y., December 5, 1782. He died at the same place, July 24, 1862. His body rests in the cemetery at Kinderhook. Above it is a plain granite shaft, fifteen feet high, bearing a simple inscription about half-way up on one face. The lot is unfenced, unbordered or unbounded by shrub or flower.

There is but little in the life of Martin Van Buren of romantic...Read MORE...

1837 - March 4 - Martin Van Buren (1782-1862) becomes 8th President of the United States

In 1832, Van Buren became vice president; in 1836, president. The Panic of 1837 overshadowed his term. He attributed it to the overexpansion of the credit and favored the establishment of an independe
March 4, 1837

24 July 1862
Kinderhook, New York, USA

died at Kinderhook, New York

Martin is buried at: Kinderhook Reformed Church Cemetery Kinderhook Columbia County New York, USA
Name: Martin Van Buren
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1862
Event Place: Kinderhook, Columbia, New York, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 05 Dec 1782
Death Date: 24 Jul 1862
Affiliate Record Identifier: 1054
Cemetery: Kinderhook Reformed Church Cemetery

"Find A Grave Index," Database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 28 June 2015), Martin Van Buren, 1862; Burial, Kinderhook, Columbia, New York, United States of America, Kinderhook Reformed Church Cemetery; citing record ID 1054, Find a Grave,

Added: 7/8/2014 11:31:30 AM - Updated: 6/1/2017 9:58:27 AM

About Martin - Family History / Genealogy Charts

spacer Pedigree Chart spacer Inventions spacer U.S. Presidents spacer

Not the person you are looking for? Try again!
First Name:
*Last Name:

Genealogy research for Martin Van Buren (on other sites)

findagrave, familysearch, ancestry

Sign In
Discover your family history through historical newspapers (free trial)

Is Martin VAN BUREN YOUR Ancestor? Tell us more!

If you'd like to be contacted by others who are related to Martin VAN BUREN, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.