Col. Frederick Dent Grant

Col. Frederick Dent Grant

Male 1850 - 1912  (61 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and 34 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Frederick Dent Grant  [1
    Prefix Col. 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 30 May 1850  St Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Apr 1912  New York City, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I74612  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2000 

    Father 18th President (Hiram) Ulysses S. Grant,   b. 27 Apr 1822, Point Pleasant, Clermont County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1885, Mount Mcgregor, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Julia Boggs Dent,   b. 16 Feb 1826, White Haven, St Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1902, Washington, DC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1848  St Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Family ID F30327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ida Marie Honore,   b. 4 Jun 1854, Louisville, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1930, Washington, DC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1874  Chicago, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Julia Grant,   b. 7 Jun 1876, White House, Washington, DC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975  (Age 98 years)
    +2. Ulysses Simpson Grant, III,   b. 4 Jul 1881, Ilinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1968, Clinton, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2000 
    Family ID F30329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Oct 1874 - Chicago, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Apr 1912 - New York City, NY, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • - Graduated from West Point in 1871.

      - As a youth accompanied his father as an aide during the Civil War.

      - Leg wounded in Civil War at Vicksburg, MS.

      - Aide to Gen. Philip Sheridan.

      - Resigned from Army, 1881.

      - Defeated in bid to become NY state Secretary of State.

      - U.S. Minister to Austria-Hungary under President Benjamin Harrison.

      - Succeeded future President Theodore Roosevelt as NYC police commissioner in 1897

      - Assistant Secretary of War for President William McKinley.

      - Reentered Army during Spanish American War with rank of Brig. General.

      - Saw action in Cuba, Puerto Rico, & the Philippines.

  • Sources 
    1. [S32] Presidents Database: Genealogy of the US Presidents, Brian Tompsett, (based on book "The Presidents", pub. by Funk & Wagnall's).



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