Elihu Root

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Elihu Root

38th U.S. Secretary of State


    Elihu Root

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    • 1st Generation
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    • Birth Date:
    • 15 Feb 1845 
    • Birth Location:
    • Clinton, Oneida, New York 
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    • Death Date:
    • 7 Feb 1937 
    • Death Location:
    • New York, New York 
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    • Notes: 
    • U.S. Senator, U.S. Secretary of War, and U.S. Secretary of State

  • Marriages for Elihu Root


    • Spouse:
    • Clara Wales
    • Marriage Date:
    • 8 Jan 1878
    • Marriage Location:
    • New York, New York

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  • Sources for Elihu Root

    • 1 The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography, Volume 26, New York: James T. White and Company (1937), 1-5, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 2 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner, American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984), 53, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 3 Root, James Pierce, Root Genealogical Records, 1600-1870: Comprising the General History of the Root and Roots Families in America, New York: R.C. Root, Anthony and Co. (1870), 474, Google Books (Digital Library).