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Chester Arthur

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Chester Arthur

21st U.S. President


    William Arthur

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    • Father of Chester Arthur — 2nd Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 5 Dec 1796 
    • Birth Location:
    • Dreen, County Antrim, Northern Ireland 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Christening Location:
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    • Death Date:
    • 27 Oct 1875 
    • Death Location:
    • Newtonville, Albany, New York 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, Albany, New York 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 12 Apr 1821 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Dunham, Québec, Canada 

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  • Sources for William Arthur

    • 2 Quebec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968 , Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 3 AmericanHeritage.com , "The Presidents: Chester Alan Arthur" , (accessed 08/23/2010).
    • 4 Draper, Mrs. Amos G., comp. , "Revolutionary Ancestry of the Presidents of the United States" , Daughters of the American Revolution Magazine, Vol. 55, No. 1 (January 1921) , Page 137.
    • 5 Reeves, Thomas C. , Gentleman Boss: The Life of Chester Alan Arthur , New York: Alfred A. Knopf (1975) , 4.
    • 6 Smalley, E. V. , The Republican Manual: History, Principles, Early Leaders, Achievements, of the Republican Pa rty , New York: American Book Exchange (1880) , Page 302, [Death].
    • 7 Stoddard, William O. , The Lives of the Presidents: Rutherford Birchard Hayes, James Abram Garfield, and Chester Ala n Arthur , New York: Frederick A. Stokes and Brother (1889) , Chester Arthur Section, Page 1, [Birth].
    • 8 Wells, Frederic P. , History of Newbury, Vermont: From the Discovery of the Coës Country to the Present Time , St. Johnsbury, Vermont: The Caledonian Company (1902) , Page 698.