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Chester A. Arthur

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Chester A. Arthur was the 21st President of the United States and served from September 19, 1881 to March 4, 1885.
He was not known to invent anything.
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they loved him very very much
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Alan Bakke (white man) had higher qualifications than the minorities (black people), but he was turned down. He took the confusion to court and the supreme court stated that "The University could use race as an admission requirement BUT count NOT use quotas (specific number)."
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Chester Alan Arthur (October 4, 1829 - Nov. 18, 1886) was 21st President of the United States. He was elected as Vice-President and became President when Garfield was killed. He was from New York and was put on the ticket as a favor to the Stalwart faction of the Republican party. These people enj…
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Yeahh my grandparents owned it.
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President Chester Arthur signed bills designating money to build modern steel-hulled ships. He also acquired the rights for Pearl Harbor to be used as a coaling station for the navy and took steps to curb corruption and incompetency in the navy. He is sometimes called the "Father of the Steel Navy".
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Chester Alan Arthur was the 21st President of the US.
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Captain Arthur H. Keller was born February 5, 1836, and died of a heart attack in the summer of 1896
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Chester Alan Arthur was the son of Irish-born preacher William Arthur and Vermont-born Malvina Stone Arthur. Most official references list him as having been born in Fairfield in Franklin County, Vermont on October 5, 1829. But Arthur sometimes claimed to have born in 1830, the date that is on his g…
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Arthur lived in New York from age 15 on. He was born in northern Vermont , about 20 miles from the Canadian border and opponents claimed he was really born in Canada and therefore not eligible to be president. He actually was elected vice president and became president when Garfield was killed.
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Highly unlikely that either President actually signed a land grant in their own hand. Somewhere about 1830, President Andrew Jackson gave "secretarial authority" to others to pen his signature to the multitude of "ordinary" documents the President is expected to sign each day. The practice continues…
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Chester Alan Arthur was in office from September 20, 1881 until March 4, 1885. He became President when Garfield died in office. Arthur was not nominated for a second term and so served a little less than one term.
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Chester Arthur was not assasinated. He became president becasue James Garfield was assasinated.
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He died on November 18,1886 at 5 am in his home at 123 Lexington Ave., NY City,NY
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Chester A. Arthur was born on October 5, 1829 probably in North Fairfield, Vermont.
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William S. Arthur was Chester A Arthur's father. He had 9 brothers and sisters Marvina Stone was Chester Alan Arthur's Mother. His wife was Ellen Lewis Herndon Arthur. His father-in-law was William Lewis Herndon, a naval officer and his mother-in-law was Frances Elizabeth Hansborough. The Arthu…
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He died of complications of Bright's disease which is a leak in the kidney which is basically a kidney failure.
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Chester A. Arthur met and fell in love with Ellen Herndon in 1856. They soon became engaged and married at the Calvary Episcopal Church in Manhattan in 1859.
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no. there is no record of chester A Arthur having any pets
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He was never elected President. He was elected vice-president in 1880. He took office when James Garfield died on September 19,1881.
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what did chester a. arthur love?
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There is no record of any pets while Chester Arthur was President.
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He died of cerebral apoplexy caused by Bright's disease at 5:10 am at his home, 123 Lexington Ave, New York, NY on Sept. 18, 1886. He was 57 when he died.
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Chester Alan Arthur was the 21st president of the United States. He was elected vice-president and became president after James Garfield was killed. He was added to the ticket to placate the Stalwart faction of the Republican party but he disappointed them when he became President and signed the Pen…
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He was smart and became a hard-working city lawyer. He got active in NY City politics, cashed in when given a chance, but was basically honest. He was faithful to his wife and sentimentally put flowers before her picture everyday after she died. He was a stylish dresser and liked good clothes.
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Chester Arthur is mostly known for becoming president when James Garfield was shot and killed by an assassin. He was chosen as vice president for political reasons and many people were shocked when he became president.
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He was probably better than most people think. He pushed forward the Civil Service Act which, unfortunately for him, was not popular with his supporters in his party and he was mistrusted by the reformers in the party and so was not really considered for a second term and thus was doomed to obscurit…
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he said a spech
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(With many thanks to John Dumville of Vermont Division for Historic Preservation. ) There is no Presidential Library for Chester Arthur. The State-owned Historic Site interprets the life and career of Arthur and his accomplishments but they have no collection. Arthur, and, at his death, his son, de…
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Arthur spend most of his life in New York.
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He was the 21st president and severed one term because while severing he was shot
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Chester William Nimitz was born in Fredericksburg, Texas on Tuesday, February 24, 1885. He died in San Francisco, California on February 20, 1966.
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Chester A. Arthur suffered a cerebral haemorrhage on November 17, 1886, and died the following day, having failed to regain consciousness.
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he wanted to be memorized for his mustach
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William Lewis Herndon Arthur 1860-1863 Chester Alan Arthur Jr 1864-1937 Ellen Herndon Arthur 1871-1915
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He stayed as a lawyer.
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The death of President James A. Garfield made Vice-president Arthur the President.
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No one. Arthur died of a cerebral hemorrhage in 1886.
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Chester A. Arthur was the 21st President of the United States. Embracing the cause of civil service reform, Arthur wanted to increase the number of federal jobs.
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President: Chester Alan Arthur (October 5, 1829 - November 18, 1886) Term: September 19, 1881 - March 4, 1885 Background: Arthur was the son of an Irish Baptist fervent abolitionist preacher William Arthur and Malvina Stone Arthur. They moved from many Baptist parishes within New York and Vermont. H…
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he did all he could do to help you be who you are today
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The date was September 19, 1881 which was the day that President Garfield died from infected bullet wounds.
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Arthur lived from October 5, 1829 to November 18, 1886 -- entirely in the 19th century.
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No. In fact, vice-president was the only thing he was ever elected to.
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In Florida.
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October 25, 1859 was the wedding day for Chester Arthur and Ellen "Nell' Herndon.
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Chester Arthur had six sisters and one brother. He was the 5th of eight children. Regina ( Mar 8, 1822- Jan 16, 1920) married William G. Caw Jane (Mar 14, 1824- Apr 15, 1842) died age 18 Almeda (Jan 22,1826-March 26,1899) married James H Masten Ann Eliza Arthur (Jan 1, 1828- April 10, 1915). schoo…
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His father , Rev. Wm Arthur ,was a fiery Baptist preacher and his mother,Mavina, was a preacher's wife who agreed with his religion. His father was born in Ireland and had a college degree from Belfast College.
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Ellen "Nell" Lewis Herndon (August 30, 1837 - January 12, 1880) was the bride of Chester Alan Arthur. She died in January 1880, ten months before Arthur was elected vice president.
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None, actually. Arthur was originally Vice-President under James Garfield. Garfield was assassinated, and Arthur became President.
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Chester A. Arthur died at his home at 123 Lexington Ave, New York City, on November 18,1886.
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Chester A. Author was the Republican running mate of James Garfield in 1880. The only real issue was tariffs. The Republicans favored high protective tariffs to help American manufacturing; the Democrats wanted low tariffs for revenue only.
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The Reverend William Arthur ( born December 05, 1796 in Draen, Ballymena, Antrim, Ireland; died October 27, 1875 in Newtonville, Albany, New York. ) was Chester Arthur's father.
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The library of Congress has a few. Arthur and later his son,at his death, destroyed most of his correspondence. This is no Arthur library with a collection on his letters.
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who was chesters key members of hid cabinet
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Yes. Arthur was the 21st President.
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Arthur was the 21st US President. He was a republican.
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Chester Alan Arthur attended and graduated from Union College in Schenectady, New York in 1848. He entered Union, with sophomore standing. in 1845. He was a member of Psi Upsilon and the Delphian Institute debating society. He was elected into Phi Beta Kappa his senior year. He also studied at Stat…
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The statue that guards Chester A Arthur's grave site in Albany, New York is a mourning angel. Chester A Arthur was born in 1829 and was the 21st President of the United States. He died in New York in 1886.
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No, Arthur was never in the navy. He is sometimes called the father of the the steel navy, for his efforts in getting steel ships built for the navy. He also tried to rid the navy on some of its incompetence and corruption.
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He became the 21st President of the United States.
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His Father was a preacher.
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Chester Arthur wanted to prevent the awarding of government jobs to the friends and supporters of politicians.
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Arthur was Vice President under James Garfield. He was home when Garfield died (a couple months after being shot), and as such he was sworn in on the spot rather than traveling to Washington first.
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123 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY
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Yes Chester Alan Arthur was a Republican.
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21st President of the United States. (September 19, 1881 to March 3, 1885)
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Pierce lived longer. Pierce was almost 65 he died; Arthur was just 57.
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he had no vp cause he was the vp and his president got killed
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Arthur was born in Vermont, so close to the Canadian border that opponents raised the question of whether he was actually born in the US.
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October 5, 1829
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Calvary Episcopal Church in New York City was the site of Chester Arthur and Ellen Herndon.
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Arthur became President because of the murder of President Garfield. The Civil Service System was begun during his administation, thereby ending, or at least diminishing the spoils system which was a factor in Garfield's being shot.
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Chester Arthur's parents' names were father : Reverend William Arthur (born Dec. 5, 1796 in Dreen, Ireland - died Oct. 27,1875 at Newtonville,NY) , lived in Quebec, moved to US, became a Baptist preacher, stauch abolitionist. mother : Malvina Stone Arthur (born April 29, 1802 in Berkshire,Vermont …
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Chester A. Arthur went to elementry school at Lakehoma Elementry School
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President Chester Arthur Weighed 220lbs because of his love of food.
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Chester A. Arthur was a republican
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He became Head of Customs Office in NYC for a second time.
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Bright's disease, a kidney ailment, as its complications lead to his death.
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I think he was famous for becoming vice president
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He was born om 5 October 1829.He died on 18 November 1886.
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She died of pneumonia.
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getting it in with as many hoes as possible
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He earned a Baccalaureate Degree from Union College in Schenectady, NY in 1848. He later passed the bar without any law degree. He had received private law studies training which enabled him to pass the Bar exams.
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Chester A. Arthur die of Bright's disease in November 18,1886.
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Chester Alan Arthur never joined any church to his mother's chagrin and never was baptised. He attended St. John Episcopal Church just north of the White House when he was President and donated a window in honor of his late wife.
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He is buried in the Albany Rural Cemetery in Menands, NY.
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Civil Service reform.
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Chester A. Arthur's job was being a soilder in the army.
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Chester H. Arthur served as 27th US President for one term (1909-1913). Arthur died 8 March 1930 in Washington, DC of a heart ailment.
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