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  (b. 18 March 1837 New Jersey, USA   d. 24 June 1908 New Jersey, USA )  

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Stephen Grover CLEVELAND was born 18 March 1837 in New Jersey, USA. Stephen Grover CLEVELAND was the child of ?   and   ?

Stephen Grover CLEVELAND died 24 June 1908 in New Jersey, USA.

Occupation: President of the United States

born at Caldwell, New Jersey

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Princeton Cemetery Princeton Mercer County New Jersey, USA
18 March 1837
, New Jersey, USA


STEPHEN GROVER CLEVELAND, the twenty-second President of the United States, was born in 1837, in the obscure town of Caldwell, Essex County, N. J., and in a little two-and-a-half-story white house, which is still standing to characteristically mark the humble birthplace of one of America's great men, in striking contrast with the Old World, where all men high in office must be high in origin and born in the cradle of wealth. When the subject of...Read MORE...

World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.

USA 1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail

USA 1840 to 1860s - French-Canadian emigration to the United States

USA 1842 - August 9 – The Webster–Ashburton Treaty is signed, establishing the United States–Canada border east of the Rocky Mountains.

USA 1844 - May 24 – The first electrical telegram is sent over the telegraph by Samuel F. B. Morse from the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. to the B&O Railroad "outer depot" in Baltimore, Maryland, saying "What hath God wrought".

USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.

USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.

USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S.

USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form

USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations

USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.

USA 1859 - October 16 – John Brown raids the Harpers Ferry Armory in Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in an unsuccessful bid to spark a general slave rebellion.

USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.

USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.

USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia.

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.

USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America

USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves

USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).

USA 1863 - October 3 – President Lincoln proclaims a national Thanksgiving day to be celebrated the final Thursday in November in the United States

USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.

USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:

USA 1867 - March 30 – Alaska is purchased for $7.2 million from Alexander II of Russia, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward. The news media call this "Seward's Folly"

USA 1869 - May 10 - The Union and Central Pacific Railroads joined their rails at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory and forged the destiny of a nation. (Golden Spike National Historic Site, Utah)

World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown

World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.

World History 1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire

USA 1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.

USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875

USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion

USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:

USA 1879 - Cleveland became the world's first city to be lighted electrically in 1879 when Charles Brush successfully demonstrated arc lights on the streets.

USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.

USA 1883 - November 18 – U.S. and Canadian railroads institute 5 standard continental time zones, ending the confusion of thousands of local times.

USA 1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.

USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date.

1885 - March 4 - Grover Cleveland (1837-1908) becomes 22nd President of the United States

In 1884 Grover Cleveland won the Democratic nomination for president. The campaign contrasted Cleveland's spotless public career with the uncertain record of James G. Blaine, the Republican candidate,
March 4, 1885

USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.

World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885).

USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed.

USA 1890 - December 29 - Wounded Knee Massacre occurred - 7th Cavalry killed more than 250 Lakota men, women and children; Sitting Bull killed at Little Eagle; Indian wars ended

USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.

1893 - March 4 - Grover Cleveland (1837–1908) becomes President of the United States

March 4, 1893


Name: Grover Cleveland
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1900
Event Place: District 1 Princeton borough, Mercer, New Jersey, United States
District: 53
Gender: Male
Age: 63
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Number of Living Children:
Years Married: 14
Birth Date: Mar 1837
Birthplace: New...

24 June 1908
, New Jersey, USA

died at Princeton, New Jersey

Name: President Grover Cleveland
Titles and Terms: Mr President
Event Type: Obituary
Event Date: 04 Jul 1908
Event Place: Utah, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 71
Relationship to Deceased: Deceased
Birth Date: 18 Mar
Birth Year (Estimated): 1837
Death Year (Estimated): 1908
Death Place: Westland, , New Jersey
Newspaper: Garland City Globe

Spouse and Children
Mrs Cleveland Wife Female
Esther Child Female
Marion Child Unknown
Richard Child Male
Francis Grover Child Unknown

Extended Family
Mrs Perrine Mother-in-Law Female

Others on Record
Dr Joseph D Bryant Non Relative Unknown
Dr George R Lockwood Non Relative Unknown
Dr John M Carnochan Non Relative Unknown
President Roosevelt Non Relative Unknown

"Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers, 1850-2005," Database, FamilySearch (https:/ / ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:QVSF-KGFS : accessed 28 June 2015), President Grover Cleveland, 04 Jul 1908; citing Garland City Globe, The University of Utah. J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City.

Stephen is buried at: Princeton Cemetery Princeton Mercer County New Jersey, USA
Name: Grover Cleveland
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1908
Event Place: Princeton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 18 Mar 1837
Death Date: 24 Jun 1908
Affiliate Record Identifier: 205
Cemetery: Princeton Cemetery

"Find A Grave Index," Database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 28 June 2015), Grover Cleveland, 1908; Burial, Princeton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States of America, Princeton Cemetery; citing record ID 205, Find a Grave,

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