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Elihu Root + Achsah Pomeroy
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Oren Root1 NOV 1803 -- 23 MAY 1885avatar
Nancy Whitney Buttrick12 AUG 1812 -- 27 FEB 1891avatar
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Elihu Root

Birth15 FEB 1845
 
Educ.1867
Occup1883-1885
 
NY US Attorney
southern district
US Attorney
Org.1895
Org.1898-1899
Occup1899-1904
 
USA Secretary of War,Defense
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Org.1904-1905
Occup1905-1909
 
USA Secretary of State
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Reside1907/1909
 
Election1909
 
NY US Senate Election
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Occup1909-1915
 
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Award1912Nobel Prize
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Nobel Prize
Org.1912-1925
Org.1915-1916
Election1916
 
USA Presidential Election
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Org.1921-1922
Death7 FEB 1937
 
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Aged: 92 years
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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Edith 

1 DEC 187823 MAY 1962  NY Ulysses Simpson Grant III 
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Elihu 

7 MAY 188127 AUG 1967  NY, New York Co, New York City Alida Stryker 
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Edward Wales 

23 JUL 1884DEC 1956  NY, Suffolk Co, Southampton Grace McClure Cogswell 
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William McKinleyWilliam McKinleyAppointed Secretary of War,Defense
Theodore Teddy RooseveltTheodore "Teddy" RooseveltAppointed Secretary of State

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  2. Findagrave
  3. Book: The Descendants of the Presidents, by R. Whitney Tucker; Chapter 18, Ulysses Grant;
  1. Findagrave Clara Root
  2. Book: The Descendants of the Presidents, by R. Whitney Tucker; Chapter 18, Ulysses Grant;
  3. Website: Dowling Family Genealogy;
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