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Col. John Calvin Coolidge, I03/21/1845 -- 03/18/1926avatar
Victoria Josephine Moor03/14/1846 -- 03/14/1885avatar
Capt. Andrew Issachar Goodhue01/19/1848 -- 1923avatar
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President John Calvin "Silent Cal" Coolidge, II

Birth07/04/1872
 
Educ.
 
Amherst, Amherst College
Occup1907-1908
 
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Northampton Mayor
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Occup1912-1915
 
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Occup1916-1919
 
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Occup1919-1921
 
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Election1920
 
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Occup1921-1923
 
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Occup1923-1929
 
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Election1924
 
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Reside1927
 
Death01/05/1933
 
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Aged: 60.5 years

Coolidge was born in Plymouth, Vermont, of a family of very moderate means. They were of old Yankee stock and were members the Congregational Church. Dr. Bonnell seizes upon three incidents m Coolidge’s life to give evidence of the religion of this man. (He is very effusive about the religious nature of Coolidge and Hoover also.)

When was a boy his mother died. There is a scene of the family gathered around the bed in prayer. To Dr. Bonnell this is of great significance. Coolidge read the Bible regularly to his grandfather. The grandfather's favorite Book was the Gospel According to John. When his father administered the oath of office to him, Coolidge opened the Bible to the Book of John, placed his hand on it, and took the oath. While... Read More

ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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John 

7 SEP 190631 MAY 2000  MA, Hampshire Co, Northampton Florence Trumbull 
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Calvin 

13 APR 19087 JUL 1924  MA, Hampshire Co, Northampton  
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  • Patterson Mansion
  • Calvin Cooidge
  • Burlington, University of Vermont
  • Grace Coolidge
  • Tombstone
  • First Lady's Dress, Smithsonian
  • Patterson Mansion
  • Burlington, University of Vermont
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The words of a President have an enormous weight and ought not to be used indiscriminately.
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