President Gerald Rudolph Ford1

M, #10640, b. 14 July 1913, d. 26 December 2006
Father*Leslie Lynch King1 b. 1881, d. 1941
Mother*Dorothy Ayer Gardner1 b. 1892, d. 1967
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Names and TItles

Titled: Vice President of the United States (Gerald R. Ford) on 20 January 1973.
Titled: 38th President of the United States (Gerald R. Ford) on 9 August 1974.
     President Gerald Rudolph Ford was born on 14 July 1913 in Omaha, Nebraska, to, son of Leslie Lynch King and Dorothy Ayer Gardner.1 President Gerald Rudolph Ford was the son of Leslie Lynch King and Dorothy Ayer Gardner.1 President Gerald Rudolph Ford married Elizabeth (Betty) Ann Bloomer on 15 October 1948 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.1 President Gerald Rudolph Ford died on 26 December 2006 at age 93.
     Gerald Rudolph's father Leslie Lynch King died in 1941.1 Gerald Rudolph's mother Dorothy Ayer Gardner died in 1967.1 President Gerald Rudolph Ford became Vice President of the United States under President Richard Milhouse Nixon on 20 January 1973 replacing Vice President Spiro T. Agnew. Became President when Richard Nixon resigned on August 9, 1974 following the Watergate scandal. The only man in the US history who has held the office of president and vice-president without being elected to either office. Was narrowly defeated in the 1976 election by Jimmy Carter.1 President Gerald Rudolph Ford became President of the United States on 9 August 1974 replacing President Richard Milhouse Nixon. President Gerald Rudolph Ford was over Vice President Nelson A. Rockerfeller as Vice President of the United States in 1974.
Last Edited27 Dec 2006

Citations

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