Facts About Rutherford B. Hayes
|Presidency||Rutherford B. Hayes, 19th President of the United States (March 3, 1877 – March 3, 1881)|
|Political Party||Republican and Whig (until 1844) political parties (1854–1893)|
|Born||October 4, 1822, in Delaware, Ohio, United States|
|Died||January 17, 1893, in Fremont, Ohio at age 70|
|Cause of Death||Heart Attack|
|Grave||Spiegel Grove, Fremont, Ohio|
|Parents||Rutherford > Sophia Birchard Hayes|
|Spouse||Lucy Ware Webb (m. 1852-89)|
|Children’s||Eight kids, including Rutherford P. but also Webb C. Hayes|
More About Rutherford B. Hayes
- Hayes was well respected, honest and degnified.
- He banned alcoholic drinks from the White House.
- Many claim that the reason he became president was that he agreed to the Compromise of 1877 that ended Reconstruction.
- Hayes was raised by his widowed mother and he was a teetotaller.
- His nick name was a Granny Hayes.
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