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Grave has been located U.S. President flag photo of ancestor   Ulysses Simpson  GRANT

  (b. 27 April 1822 Ohio, USA   d. 23 July 1885 Saratoga, New York, USA )  

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Ulysses Simpson GRANT was born 27 April 1822 in Ohio, USA. Ulysses Simpson GRANT was the child of ?   and   ?

Ulysses Simpson GRANT died 23 July 1885 in Saratoga, New York, USA.

Occupation: President of the United States



born at Point Pleasant, Ohio


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Did You Know?America - Did you know? February 22, 1819 - Spain agrees to cede Florida to the United States.
  • Bio
    ULYSSES S. GRANT, the eighteenth President of the United States, was born on the 29th of April, 1822, of Christian parents, in a humble home at Point Pleasant, on the banks of the Ohio. Shortly after, his father moved to Georgetown, Brown County, Ohio. In this remote frontier hamlet, Ulysses received a common school education. At the age of seventeen, in the year 1839, he entered the Military Academy at West Point. Here he was regarded as a...Read MORE...


    Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
  • 1822 Birth
    27 April 1822
    , Ohio, USA
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    Gen. U.S. Grant Residence, Detroit, Mich. "...Grant was a young Army officer just four years out of West Point when he was transferred to the Detroit Barracks as regimental quartermaster of the 4th Infantry in the spring of 1849. Detroit was a tiny town at the time — with only 21,000 people. The future U.S. president and Civil War hero and his wife, Julia Dent Grant, lived in the house from April 1849 through May 1850, according to Kimberly Johnson, a Michigan Historic Commission member who has researched the Grants' time in Detroit..." www.historicdetroit.org
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    Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
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  • 1869 - March 4 - Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885) becomes 18th President of the United States
    In 1868, as Republican candidate for president, Grant was elected over the Democrat, Horatio Seymour. From the start, Grant showed his unfitness for the office. His cabinet was weak, his domestic policy was confused, and many of his intimate associates were corrupt. The notable achievement in foreign affairs was the settlement of controversies with Great Britain in the Treaty of London (1871), negotiated by his able secretary of state, Hamilton...Read MORE...


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  • 1885 Death
    23 July 1885
    Saratoga, New York, USA


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