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John Tyler

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John Tyler was the 10th President of the United States. He served as president from April 4, 1841 to March 4, 1845.
Tyler was not elected President, but succeeded to that position on the death of President WH Harrison.. Tyler was born March 29, 1790. He was elected Vice-President in Nov 1840, aged 50, and became President on April 6, 1841, age 51
He married Letitia Christian on Marcj 29,1813.
John Tyler's mother died when he was only 4.
He was elected as the vice-president and became the president because the President took sick and died. He was the first president to take office without being elected to the position, and the press of the day called him "His Accidency" throughout his term of office.
Was not Elected as President John Tyler was not elected into office. John Tyler was the Vice President under President William Henry Harrison from March 4, 1841 to April 4, 1841. President William Henry Harrison died 32 days into his term, and John Tyler Succeeded Harrison to become the The 10th...
John Tyler's strong support for states' rights alienated him fromboth the Democrats and the Whigs in Washington, D.C. Tyler was alsoa strict constructionist and vetoed several of the Whigs' bills forbeing unconstitutional even though he was a Whig himself.
He believed on doing what he wanted and that he was always right.
-reestablished the Bank of America -annexation of Texas -Florida joins the Union
Tyler never ran for President. He ran for vice-president as the running mate of William Henry Harrison. They defeated President Martin Van Buren and VP Richard Johnson.
John Tyler said, ''I am going now. Perhaps it is for the best'' before he died.
Yes, in a matter of fact. he was playing marbles with his son when he was told that he had became President. He ended up having 15 children, the most for a president, and the last surviving child lived until Harry Truman's administration
why did president Tyler want to annex Texas
Tyler had two wives. His first wife died of a stroke in the White House at age 51. About three years before she died, she had a first stroke that left her an invalid. The second wife also died of a stroke , age about 69. She was 30 years younger than her husband and survived him by some 28 years.
He had seven- 4 daughters and 3 sons.
John Tyler was never elected President on his own right. He was the first Vice-President to succeed a President who died in office, and who could not finish their term in office. John Tyler never got the chance to run for reelection since his political positions diverged greatly from both major...
Whig Partycandidate William Henry Harrison won the 1840 presidential electiondefeating Democratic Party incumbent President Martin Van Buren.John Tyler was William Henry Harrison's vice president runningmate. In the 1840 presidential election there was a total of 294electoral votes thereby requiring...
Yes, he played "jacks" and "hopscotch". He had 4 older sisters!
John Tyler is one of the most important men in the history of America. He was the only senator to stand up for states' right to nullification, with his sole "no" vote in the senate against the force bill of 1833. Later as president, he refused to reestablish the federal bank, vetoing two bills that...
He vetoed legislation to restore the national bank.
John Tyler became president because he was the vice-president when the President died. The legal basis for his becoming president was the Us Constitution. (The only question was whether he would actually become president or merely act as president amd carry out the necessary duties without...
Tyler died, possibly of a stroke, in a hotel room in Richmond,VA,on January 18 ,1862, where he had gone to represent his districtin the Confederate Congress. He was almost 72 when he died. Atfirst he was sick at his stomach. Later he could not breathe.
Mary Armistead Tyler died from a stroke in 1834.
Abraham Lincoln was called "Honest Abe," and John Tyler was called "Honest John."
nope died on his death bed
John Tyler had five sisters. Please see the related question for more information.
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Tyler liked to play the violin and entertain his friends with music. He enjoyed dancing and had a ballroom in his house. He liked to hunt birds and participate in fox hunts which were big social events.
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Tyler was cultured, graceful and socially adept .
Tyler never ran for president. He ran for Vice-president with Harrison running as the presidential candidate. The opposing presidential candidate was the incumbent president, Martin Van Buren. The incumbent Vice-president was Richard "Dick" Johnson. He was never popular with his party but was...
He said a lot of things. =P
he vetoed the charter for the Bank of the US
The president can not make laws. Tyler's most famous action was to veto a bill to create a new national bank.
John Tyler was born on March 29, 1790.
No his term ended on March 3 of that year
Not much is known of his childhood. His father was a well-to-do planter who served a term as governor and had a law practice. Tyler learned to play the violin and started college when he was 12. His mother died when he was seven which must have been a blow. He had four older sisters who may have...
Yes, Tyler served in both houses of congress before he was vice-president. He also served as governor of Virginia and in the Virginia state house.
A Fridge! tyler is a character in the movie and book "fight club", he loves destruction of everything good
His term of office expired and he was nominated for re-election.
At twelve, he entered the College of William and Mary Preparatory School.
Actually, he was. At the end of his life, he was elected to the newly formed Confederate House of Representatives.
The wedding was on his 23rd birthday.
He solicited prostitutes to boost state economy in virgina, hince the name VIRGINa because many men lost their virginity here. This made him the role model for Virginia which led to anotehr term for John Tyler. Hope This Helps!
John Tyler was associated with the Whig party when William Henry Harrison was still in office. After the death of Harrison, Tyler succeed him, becoming president, but in the midst of his presidentacy, he change his platform party, vetoing several bills proposed by the Whigs.
He was not a popular President. He was not well-known nor widely admired outside of his home state. He became president by accident when Harrison died and he disappointed his party when he vetoed the banking bill.
He is buried in Richmond, VA, in the Hollywood Cemetery (no connection to movleland). His grave faces the river- go to the left when you enter the cemetery and look for high ground. James Monroe is buried just back of him.
John Tyler's parents were John Tyler Senior and Mary Armistead.John Tyler was the tenth President of the United States.
John Tyler grew up at Greenway, his father's plantation on the James River in Charles City County, Virginia.
President John Tyler has at least one grandchild living today. He is Harrison Ruffin Tyler and owns Sherwood Forest where President Tyler lived.
Before John Tyler was President he was well-known for being acaptain in the War of 1812, serving in the Virginia House ofDelegates, as well as being the Governor of Virginia from 1825through 1827. He served as a United States Senator for the nextnine years.
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Did not have a military rank. Religion: Episcopalian Education: Graduated from the College of William and Mary (1807) Occupation: Lawyer Political Party: Whig Other Government Positions: * Member of Virginia House of Delegates, 1811-16 * Member of U.S. House of Representatives, 1816...
They both served as governor of Virginia . Governor of Virginia - 1808-11 and 1825-27 respectively.
John Taylor was president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the "Mormon" church) from 1880-1887. He was a member of the Church of England from his birth until age 16 (1808-1824) a Methodist from age 16 to 28(1824-1836) and a Mormon from age 28 until his death at age 78. (1836-1887)...
After he vetoed the banking bill, most of his cabinet resigned andhe was expelled from his party. That made it hard for him to governand he had no chance for a second term.
He was tall and thin and had a thin face with a long nose. His eyes were blue and he had wavy brown hair. See the related link or use a search engine to find a picture.
April 4, 1841 was the date that Harrison died and Tyler became president.
He had a bad relation with his cabinet which he inherited from his predecessor. They all resigned in protest except for Sec. of State Daniel Webster, when he vetoed that banking bill that his party had fought to pass.
No, he actively opposed legislation designed to implement Henry Clay's "American System," linking a federally sponsored network of canals, railroads, and turnpikes with a strong central bank and protective tariffs in an alliance that seemed designed to unite the North and West at the South's expense...
John Tyler, the first vice president to replace a sitting president, established a pattern that was followed for well over a century. Until the "Tyler Precedent," it was unclear precisely how the nation would replace a president who died in office. The Vice Presidency Was Considered Unimportant ...
He was playing marbles when informed that he had become president upon the death of Harrison
His party was so angered by his veto of the banking bill that all but one of his cabinet resigned and he was expelled from the party.
You might say he failed as a party animal. He vetoed two bills that would have re-established the kind of national bank that Jackson killed but which the Whigs had fought hard to keep and had promised to restore once they got into power. Most of his Whig cabinet resigned in protest and the Whig...
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Tyler was the first president to take office at the death of the president. At first there was question as to whether he was really the president or merely an acting president. He was not allowed to move into the White House at first and he had to pay for state dinners himself. He was not at all...
yes. The mint made a Tyler dollar a few year ago, as part of thePresidential series which aimed to phase out the paper dollar tosave money for the mint.
The 10th President of the United States John Tyler died on January 18, 1862 in Richmond, Virginia.
I think it was because it figured to become a slave state.
NO, Tyler lived for several years as an ex-president.
From William and Mary, in 1807.
Robert Hunter from VA and John White from KY were the housespeakers when Tyler was President.
Tyler was not a world-changer. He was a politician and a farmerfrom old Virginia and did what he could.
first VP to succeed to President, and the annexation of Texas from Mexico... that's about it really
Yes. He was known to be an honest man.
He gave us Florida and was first VP to become President
Tyler served from April 1841 until March 4, 1845.