Grant, President Hiram Ulysses Simpson

Grant, President Hiram Ulysses Simpson

Male 1822 - 1885  (63 years)

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  • Name Grant, Hiram Ulysses Simpson  [1
    Title President 
    Born 27 Apr 1822  Point Pleasant, Clermont, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Jul 1885  Wilton, Saratoga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I57753  Sackett
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2020 

    Father Grant, Jesse Root,   b. 23 Jan 1794, Greensburg, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1873, Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Simpson, Hannah,   b. 23 Nov 1798, Horsham Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1883, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1821  Point Pleasant, Clermont, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children
     1. Grant, Hiram Ulysses Simpson,   b. 27 Apr 1822, Point Pleasant, Clermont, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1885, Wilton, Saratoga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     
    Family ID F20170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dent, Julia Boggs,   b. 26 Jan 1826, White Haven, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1902, Washington, District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1848  St. Louis City, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F20480  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Aug 1848 - St. Louis City, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jul 1885 - Wilton, Saratoga, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    President Hiram Ulysses Simpson Grant (1822-1885)
    President Hiram Ulysses Simpson Grant (1822-1885)

  • Sources 
    1. [S822] WikiTree (Reliability: 2), 3 Feb 2020.
      Hiram Ulysses Simpson Grant (1822 - 1885)
      https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Grant-468

      President Hiram Ulysses Simpson (Ulysses S.) "Unconditional Surrender" Grant
      Born 27 Apr 1822 in Point Pleasant, Clermont County, Ohio, USA
      Ancestors ancestors
      Son of Jesse Root Grant and Hannah (Simpson) Grant
      Brother of Samuel Simpson Grant, Clara Rachel Grant, Virginia Paine (Grant) Corbin, Orvil Lynch Grant and Mary Frances (Grant) Cramer
      Husband of Julia Boggs (Dent) Grant ? married 22 Aug 1848 in St. Louis , Missouri
      Descendants descendants
      Father of Frederick Dent Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant Jr., Ellen Wrenshall (Grant) Jones and Jesse Root Grant
      Died 23 Jul 1885 in Mount McGregor, New York, USA


      Julia Boggs Grant formerly Dent
      Born 26 Jan 1826 in White Haven, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
      Ancestors ancestors
      Daughter of Frederick Dent and Ellen Bray (Wrenshall) Dent
      Sister of John Cromwell Dent, George Wrenshall Dent, Frederick Tracy Dent, Lewis T. Dent, Ellen Wrenshall (Dent) Sharp, Mary J. Dent and Emily Marbury (Dent) Casey
      Wife of Hiram Ulysses Simpson Grant ? married 22 Aug 1848 in St. Louis , Missouri
      Descendants descendants
      Mother of Frederick Dent Grant, Ulysses Simpson Grant Jr., Ellen Wrenshall (Grant) Jones and Jesse Root Grant
      Died 14 Dec 1902 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S822] WikiTree (Reliability: 2), 3 Feb 2020.
      Jesse Root Grant (1794 - 1873)
      https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Grant-213

      Jesse Root Grant
      Born 23 Jan 1794 in Greensburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States
      Ancestors ancestors
      Son of Noah Delano Grant III and Rachel (Miller) Grant
      Brother of David Grant [half], Solomon Grant [half], Peter Grant [half], Susan A (Grant) Grimes, Margaret Moody (Grant) Givens, Noah Bean Grant, John Kelly Grant, Roswell Miller Grant and Rachel Maria (Grant) Tompkins
      Husband of Hannah (Simpson) Grant ? married 29 Jun 1821 (to 1873) in Point Pleasant, Clermont Co., Ohio
      Descendants descendants
      Father of Hiram Ulysses Simpson Grant, Samuel Simpson Grant, Clara Rachel Grant, Virginia Paine (Grant) Corbin, Orvil Lynch Grant and Mary Frances (Grant) Cramer
      Died 29 Jun 1873 in Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, United States

      The father of US President Grant, Jesse was born in 1794. He is the son of Noah Grant and Rachel Kelly. He moved with his family to Ohio at a young age and served apprenticeships at farms and tanneries during his youth. Jesse R. Grant married Hannah Simpson on 29 Jun 1821 at Point Pleasant, Clermont, Ohio, USA. They had six children, three boys and three girls. At various times through out his life he worked as a farmer, tanner, merchant, Mayor of Georgetown, Ohio, 1837 to 1839, Mayor of Bethel, Ohio 1851, and Postmaster in Covington, Kentucky. Jesse proved to be very successful in his business ventures and owned leather goods stores in Bethel, Ohio, Covington, Kentucky, and Galena, Illinois. He was very proud of his son in his later years and was a frequent visitor to the president at the White House. He died in 1873 and is buried at Spring Grove Cemetery, in Cincinnati, Ohio.


      Hannah Grant formerly Simpson
      Born 23 Nov 1798 in Horsham, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States
      Ancestors ancestors
      Daughter of John Simpson Jr and Rebecca (Weir) Simpson
      Sister of Mary C Simpson, Samuel Simpson, Ann Simpson and Sarah Simpson
      Wife of Jesse Root Grant ? married 29 Jun 1821 (to 1873) in Point Pleasant, Clermont Co., Ohio
      Descendants descendants
      Mother of Hiram Ulysses Simpson Grant, Samuel Simpson Grant, Clara Rachel Grant, Virginia Paine (Grant) Corbin, Orvil Lynch Grant and Mary Frances (Grant) Cramer
      Died 11 May 1883 in Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States

      Hannah was born in 1798 to John Simpson and Rebecca Weir. She married Jesse Grant on June 29, 1821 at Clermont Co., Ohio.

      They had 6 children.

      Hiram Ulysses b 1822
      Samuel b 1825
      Clara R. born about 1829 in Ohio
      Virginia P. born about 1832 in Ohio
      Orvil L. born about 1835 in Ohio
      Mary F. born about 1840 in Ohio.

      In 1870 Hannah Grant, 71 yrs old, resided with Jesse R. Grant, 76 yrs old, Mary Cramer 30 yrs, Clara P. Cramer 5 yrs, Jesse G. 10 months, in Covington, Kentucky.

      She passed away in 1883 and is buried at Spring Grove in Cincinnati.

      Researched by Ted Smith

      Researched by Ted Smith


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