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HELP! Grave has been located U.S. President flag photo of ancestor   William Henry  HARRISON

  (b. 9 February 1773 Charles City, Crown Colony of Virginia   d. 4 April 1841 Washington, DC, USA )  
Cause of Death: caught cold on inauguration, turned into pleurisy

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William Henry HARRISON was born 9 February 1773 in Charles City, Crown Colony of Virginia. William Henry HARRISON was the child of ?   and   ?

William Henry HARRISON died 4 April 1841 in Washington, DC, USA.

Occupation: President of the United States

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Did You Know?America - Did you know? 1831 - William Lloyd Garrison begins publishing the Liberator, a weekly paper that advocates the...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

  • William Henry HARRISON
    Birthplace of President William H. Harrison
    Charles City County, Virginia
  • Bio
    WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON, the ninth President of the United States, was born at Berkeley, Va., February 9, 1773. His father, Benjamin Harrison, was in comparatively opulent circumstances, and was one of the most distinguished men of his day. He was an intimate friend of George Washington, was early elected a member of the Continental Congress, and was conspicuous among the patriots of Virginia in resisting the encroachments of the British crown....Read MORE...

    Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
  • 1773 Birth
    9 February 1773
    Charles City, Virginia, USA
  • William Henry HARRISON

    Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois

  • Charles City, Virginia, USA
  • William Henry HARRISON

    Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
  • 1841 - March 4 - William Henry Harrison (1773-1841) becomes 9th President of the United States - dies one month after assuming the office.
    Nominated for president in 1835 as a military hero whom the conservative politicians hoped to be able to control, he ran surprisingly well against Van Buren in 1836. Four years later, he defeated Van Buren but caught pneumonia and died in Washington on April 4, 1841, a month after his inauguration. Harrison was the first president to die in office.
    March 4, 1841
  • 1841 Death
    4 April 1841
    Washington, DC, USA

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