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Gen Ulysses Simpson Grant
Grant is the best known of the presidents we are discussing. A military hero perhaps better known than any other, his name is a household word. Born in Point Pleasant, Ohio, on April 27, 1822, he came of a family of middle-class means. There is virtually nothing of religion or church affiliation in the Grant family history. Jesse Grant, his father, was not a church member and does not seem to have ever attended church. Grant received the best education Ohio had to offer and was later appointed to West Point. There he finished in the middle of his class, ahead of Jefferson Davis and well ahead of many who became well-known Civil War generals.
Grant's first assignment was a post in Missouri outside of St. Louis. There he met a well-to-do... Read More
Julia Boggs Dent
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This person has 20 descendants recorded online here. (Last updated 2-24-2016 12:00 AM)
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Protect the law-abiding citizen, whether of native or foreign birth, wherever his rights are jeopardized or the flag of our country floats. … 1869
the light of his glorious fame still reaches out to me, falls upon me, and warms me.
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