President Benjamin Harrison
Facts and Events
||President Benjamin Harrison
||20 Aug 1833
||North Bend, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
||20 Oct 1853
||Oxford, Butler, Ohio, United Statesto Caroline Lavinia Scott
||[2nd wife - she is the widow Dimmick and niece of his first wife]
to Mary Scott Lord
||13 Mar 1901
||Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States
||Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States
Benjamin Harrison was Colonel of the 70th Indiana Infantry (later a Brigadier General) during the Civil War, U.S. Senator from Indiana, and the 23rd President of the United States. He is the only President to date who was also the grandson of a President (William Henry Harrision).
For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Benjamin Harrison.
Close-up of Benjamin Harrison's grave, Crown Hill Cemetery
Harrison family monument, Crown Hill Cemetery
Benjamin and Mary (Lord) Harrison's markers, Crown Hill Cemetery
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Benjamin Harrison, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
- Ohio Genealogical Society. Hamilton County Chapter. A bicentennial tribute honoring our first settlers, 1988: pioneer profiles, 1989. (Dayton, Ohio: Wright State University, 1990).