William Almon Wheeler, 19th Vice President of the USA

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Vice President William Almon Wheeler

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Malone, Franklin County, New York, United States
Death: Died in Malone, Franklin County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Almon Wheeler; Almon Wheeler and Eliza Wheeler
Husband of Mary Wheeler and Mary Wheeler

Occupation: Politician
Managed by: Gene Daniell
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About William Almon Wheeler, 19th Vice President of the USA

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William Almon Wheeler (June 30, 1819 – June 4, 1887) was a Representative from New York and the 19th Vice President of the United States (1877–1881).


WHEELER, William Almon, a Representative from New York and a Vice President of the United States; born in Malone, Franklin County, N.Y., June 30, 1819; completed preparatory studies; attended the Franklin Academy at Malone and the University of Vermont at Burlington; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1845 and practiced in Malone, N.Y.; district attorney for Franklin County, N.Y., 1846-1849; member, State assembly 1850-1851; member, State senate 1858-1860; elected as a Republican to the Thirty-seventh Congress (March 4, 1861-March 3, 1863); delegate to the State constitutional conventions in 1867 and 1868; elected to the Forty-first and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1869-March 3, 1877); was not a candidate for reelection, having been nominated in 1876 as the Republican candidate for Vice President; elected Vice President of the United States on the Republican ticket with Rutherford Hayes in 1876; inaugurated in March 1877 and served until March 1881; retired from public life and active business pursuits because of ill health; died in Malone, N.Y., June 4, 1887; interment in Morningside Cemetery

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William Almon Wheeler, 19th Vice President of the USA's Timeline

1819
June 30, 1819
Malone, Franklin County, New York, United States
1887
June 4, 1887
Age 67
Malone, Franklin County, New York, United States