Benjamin Harrison

 
 
23rd President of the United States
In office
March 4, 1889 – March 4, 1893
Vice PresidentLevi P. Morton
Preceded byGrover Cleveland
Succeeded byGrover Cleveland
United States Senator
from Indiana
In office
March 4, 1881 – March 3, 1887
Preceded byJoseph E. McDonald
Succeeded byDavid Turpie
Personal details
BornAugust 20, 1833
North Bend, Ohio, U.S.
DiedMarch 13, 1901 (aged 67)
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
Resting placeCrown Hill Cemetery
Political partyWhig (before 1856)
Republican (1856–1901)
Spouse(s)
Caroline Scott
(m. 1853; died 1892)

Mary Scott Lord (m. 1896)
ChildrenRussell
Mary
Elizabeth
RelativesJohn Scott Harrison (Father)
EducationFarmer’s College
Miami University (BA)
SignatureCursive signature in ink
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/serviceSeal of the United States Board of War and Ordnance.svg United States Army
 • Union Army
Years of service1862–1865
RankUnion Army colonel rank insignia.png Colonel
Union Army brigadier general rank insignia.svg Brevet Brigadier General
UnitArmy of the Cumberland
Commands70th Indiana Infantry Regiment
1st Brigade, 1st Division, XX Corps
Battles/warsAmerican Civil War
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