Grover Cleveland



Grover Cleveland Facts | 22nd US PRESIDENT

US President: 1885-1889
US Vice President: Thomas Hendrick
Political Party: Democratic
Birth: March 18, 1837
Death: June 24, 1908
Education: Fayetteville Academy, Clinton Liberal Academy

First, Grover Cleveland (March 18, 1837 – June 24, 1908) was an American politician and lawyer who was the 22nd and 24th US President. Moreover, he won the popular vote in three separate presidential elections (1884, 1888, 1892) and was one of two Democrats to be elected president during the era of Republican political domination dating from 1861 to 1933. He was also the first and to date only President in American history to serve two non-consecutive terms in office.

First Family
First Ladies: Frances Folsom
Children: Ruth Cleveland, Esther Cleveland, Marion Cleveland, Richard Folsom Cleveland, Francis Grover Cleveland
Pictures of Frances Cleveland from the Library of Congress

Furthermore, Stephen Grover Cleveland was born on March 18, 1837, in Caldwell, New Jersey to Richard Falley Cleveland and Ann Cleveland. Cleveland’s father was a Presbyterian minister who was originally from Connecticut. Also, his mother was from Baltimore and was the daughter of a bookseller. On his father’s side, Cleveland was descended from English ancestors, the first of the family having emigrated to Massachusetts from Cleveland, England in 1635. On his mother’s side, he was descended from Philadelphia. 

Biographies
Biography from Biography.com
Cleveland The Man and The Statesman

Photos
Pictures from the Library of Congress
Wedding photograph of Grover and Frances Cleveland

Genealogy
Cleveland ancestors and descendants
New England Ancestry of Cleveland
Pedigree of Cleveland
President Cleveland grave – Princeton Cemetery