Frederick Fayette Dent

Frederick Fayette Dent

Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
Death 15 Dec 1873 (aged 86)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Plot Block 49, Lot 2004
Memorial ID 20576 · View Source
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Father-in-law of President Ulysses S. Grant, Dent was a soldier and a fur trader. He owned White Haven estate in St. Louis, which was later known as Grant's Farm. Dent died at the White House and his funeral was conducted in the Blue Room. Frederick was the son of George Dent (1756-1812) and Susanna Marbury Cromwell.

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  • Added: 27 Feb 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 20576
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frederick Fayette Dent (6 Oct 1787–15 Dec 1873), Find a Grave Memorial no. 20576, citing Bellefontaine Cemetery, Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Kathryn Moore (contributor 48793983) .