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Grave has been located U.S. President flag photo of ancestor   William Howard  TAFT

  (b. 15 September 1857 Cincinnati, Ohio, USA   d. 8 March 1930 Washington, DC, USA )  

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TAFT Genealogy

William Howard TAFT was born 15 September 1857 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. William Howard TAFT was the child of ?   and   ?

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Irene Blanch GRAY 25 November 1907 in Miami County, Ohio, USA .  Irene Blanch GRAY  was born abt. 1878 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. 

William Howard TAFT died 8 March 1930 in Washington, DC, USA.

Occupation: President of the United States

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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of William Howard TAFT

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William Howard TAFT married flag female ancestor Irene Blanch GRAY-- Date: 25 November 1907 Place: Miami County, Ohio, USA

Name: William H Taft
Birth Date:
Birthplace: Cincinnati, O
Spouse's Name: Irene Blanch Gray
Spouse's Birth Date: 1878
Spouse's Birthplace: Pittsburg, Pa.
Spouse's Age: 29
Event Date: 25 Nov 1907
Event Place: Miami County, Ohio
Father's Name: Alonzo Frank Taft
Mother's Name: Mary Jane Bragg
Spouse's Father's Name: David Gray
Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary Clark
Marital Status: Unknown
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Spouse's Marital Status: Single
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M86928-8
System Origin: Ohio-VR
GS Film number: 0550153
Reference ID: 2:3S9R5W9

"Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1958," Database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:XDX7-Z1V : accessed 28 June 2015), William H Taft and Irene Blanch Gray, 25 Nov 1907; citing Miami County, Ohio, reference 2:3S9R5W9; FHL microfilm 550,153.


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1908 campaign poster

William Howard TAFT
Arlington National Cemetery
15 September 1857
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA


Name: Willm H Taft
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1870
Event Place: Ohio, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 12
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Birth Year (Estimated): 1857-1858
Birthplace: Ohio
Page Number: 18
Household ID: 78
Line Number: 16
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M593
GS Film number: 000552711
Digital Folder Number: 004278414
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1907 Marriage / Partner
William Howard TAFT and Irene Blanch GRAY 25 November 1907, Miami County, Ohio, USA

1909 - March 4 - William Howard Taft (1857-1930) becomes 27th President of the United States

When Teddy Roosevelt prepared to retire his presidency, this popular and influential politician promoted Taft as the next Republican president. Taft was elected president in 1908, serving one term.
March 4, 1909

Taft and the Return of the Bull Moose

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8 March 1930
Washington, DC, USA

Name: William Howard Taft
Name Note:
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 08 Mar 1930
Event Place: District of Columbia, United States
Address: 2215 Wyoming Ave., N.W.
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Ret. Chief Justice USSC
Birth Date: 15 Sep 1857
Birth Year: 1857
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio
Burial Date: 11 Mar 1930
Burial Place: Arlington Nat.
Father's Name: Alfonso Taft
Father's Titles and Terms:
Father's Birthplace: West Townsend, Vt.
Mother's Name: Louisa Maria Torrey
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Mother's Birthplace: Boston, Mass.
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Reference ID: 326465
GS Film Number: 2116108
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 004025109
Image Number: 1728

"District of Columbia Deaths, 1874-1961," Database with images, FamilySearch (https:/ / ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F7TK-ZLH : accessed 28 June 2015), William Howard Taft, 08 Mar 1930; citing District of Columbia, United States, District Records Center, Washington D.C.; FHL microfilm 2,116,108.

William is buried at: Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington, Virginia, USA

Added: 7/8/2014 11:54:33 AM - Updated: 6/1/2017 9:45:04 AM

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