President Woodrow Thomas Wilson1

M, #10630, b. 28 December 1856, d. 3 February 1924
Father*Joseph Ruggles Wilson1 b. 1822, d. 1903
Mother*Janet (Jessie) Woodrow1 b. 1826, d. 1888
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Names and TItles

Titled: 28th President of the United States (Woodrow Wilson) on 4 March 1913.
     President Woodrow Thomas Wilson was born on 28 December 1856 in Staunton, Virginia, to, son of Joseph Ruggles Wilson and Janet (Jessie) Woodrow.1 President Woodrow Thomas Wilson was the son of Joseph Ruggles Wilson and Janet (Jessie) Woodrow.1 President Woodrow Thomas Wilson married Ellen Louise Axson on 24 June 1885 in Savannah, Georgia.1 President Woodrow Thomas Wilson married Edith Bolling on 18 December 1915 in Washington, DC.1 President Woodrow Thomas Wilson died on 3 February 1924 in Washington, DC, at age 67.1 He was buried in Washington Cath., Washington, DC.1
     He became the father of Margaret Woodrow Wilson on 16 April 1886.1 President Woodrow Thomas Wilson became the father of Jessie Woodrow Wilson on 28 August 1887.1 Woodrow Thomas's mother Janet (Jessie) Woodrow died in 1888.1 President Woodrow Thomas Wilson became the father of Eleanor Randolph Wilson on 5 October 1889.1 Woodrow Thomas's father Joseph Ruggles Wilson died in 1903.1 Because the Republikan Party was split Wilson won the 1912 election over both Theodore Roosevelt and William Taft by a popular vote of 6,296,547 to 4,118,571 and 3,486,720, and an electoral vote of 435 to 88 and 8. Won in 1912 reelection over Charles E. Hughes by votes of 9, 127,695 to 8,533,507 and 277 to 254. Thomas R. Marshall served as his vice-president during both terms. Tried to keep the USA out of World War I.1 President Woodrow Thomas Wilson became President of the United States on 4 March 1913 replacing President William Howard Taft. President Woodrow Thomas Wilson was over Vice President Thomas R. Marshall as Vice President of the United States on 4 March 1913. Woodrow Thomas's daughter was married at wedding of Jessie Woodrow Wilson and Francis Bowes Sayre on 25 November 1913 in White House, Washington, DC.1 Woodrow Thomas's daughter was married at wedding of Eleanor Randolph Wilson and William Gibbs McAdoo on 7 May 1914 in White House, Washington, DC.1 President Woodrow Thomas Wilson became a widower with the death of his wife, Ellen Louise Axson on 6 August 1914 in White House, Washington, DC, at age 54.1 President Woodrow Thomas Wilson was replaced as President of the United States by President Warren Gamaliel Harding on 4 March 1921.

Family 1

Ellen Louise Axson b. 15 May 1860, d. 6 August 1914
Children

Family 2

Edith Bolling b. 18 December 1885, d. 28 December 1961
Last Edited1 Jan 2004

Citations

  1. [S231] Presidents.GED online http://www3.dcs.hull.ac.uk/public/genealogy/presidents/…, Brian Tompsett (e-mail address), downloaded December 2003.