(Hiram) Ulysses Simpson Grant

Male 1822 - 1885  (63 years)


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  • Name (Hiram) Ulysses Simpson Grant 
    Born 27 Apr 1822  Point Pleasant, Clermont County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number Grant-1 
    Died 23 Jul 1885  Mount McGregor, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Grant's Tomb, Riverside Park, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1987  Demo Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Nov 2018 

    Father Jesse Root Grant,   b. 1794,   d. 1873  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Hannah Simpson,   b. 1798,   d. 1883  (Age 85 years) 
    Family ID F961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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 D.C. 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 
    Children 
     1. Frederick Dent Grant,   b. 30 May 1850, St Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1912, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     2. Ulysses Simpson Grant,   b. 22 Jul 1852, Bethel, Claremont Co., Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1929, San Diego, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Ellen (Nellie) Wrenshall Grant,   b. 4 Jul 1855, Washington-wish Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1922, Chicago, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Jesse Root Grant,   b. 6 Feb 1858, Hardscrabble Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1934, Los Altos, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 9 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F960  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Was elected in 1868 over Horatio Seymour by a popular vote of 3,013,421 to
      2,706,829 and an electoral vote of 214 to 80. Won reelection in 1872 by votes
      of 3,596,745 to 2,843,446 and 286 to 0 over Horace Greeley. Became known in
      1862 as "Unconditional Surrender Grant". In 1864, Lt. General Grant was given
      command of the northern army; accepted General Lee's surrender at Appomattox.


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