William Henry Harrison

William Henry Harrison

Birth
Charles City, Charles City County, Virginia, USA
Death 4 Apr 1841 (aged 68)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial North Bend, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 452 · View Source
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9th United States President. A member of the Whig Party, he served as the 9th US President from March to April 1841 for a total of 32 days, the shortest tenure in US presidential history. He was the first US President to die in office and was also the oldest person to assume the presidency until Ronald Reagan in 1981.



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ANNA SYMMES HARRISON
1775 - 1864
WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON
1773 - 1841
ERECTED BY THE
WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON
MEMORIAL COMMISSION
1922

WILLIAM
HENRY
HARRISON
SECRETARY OF THE
NORTHWEST TERRITORY.
DELEGATE OF THE NORTHWEST
TERRITORY TO CONGRESS.
TERRITORIAL GOVERNOR
OF INDIANA.
MEMBER OF CONGRESS FROM
OHIO.
OHIO STATE SENATOR.
UNITED STATES SENATOR
FROM OHIO.
MINISTER TO COLOMBIA.
NINTH PRESIDENT OF
THE UNITED STATES.


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  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 452
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Henry Harrison (9 Feb 1773–4 Apr 1841), Find a Grave Memorial no. 452, citing William Henry Harrison Tomb State Memorial, North Bend, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .