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Grover Cleveland

22nd President of the United States

(1885-1889)

&

24th President of the United States

(1893-1897)

"Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate, exercises a public trust."

--Inaugural Address, 1885


Full Name: Stephen Grover Cleveland

Born: March 18, 1837

Birthplace: Caldwell, New Jersey

Father: Richard F. Cleveland (1804-1853)

Mother: Ann Neal Cleveland (1806-1882)

Wife: Frances Cleveland (1864-1947)

Married: June 2, 1886

Religious Preference: Presbyterian

Previous Experience: Lawyer, Sheriff, Mayor of Buffalo, Governor of New York

Political Party: Democratic

Age at Inauguration: 47

Term of Office: March 4, 1885 - March 4, 1889; March 4, 1893 - March 4, 1897

Vice-Presidents:

Died: June 24, 1908

Age at Death: 71

Place of Burial: Princeton, New Jersey

President at Time of Death: Theodore Roosevelt


Election Results

Year Candidate Name Electoral Vote Popular Vote
1884 Grover Cleveland (D) 219 4,874,986
  James G. Blaine (R) 182 4,851,981
1892 Grover Cleveland (D) 277 5,556,918
  Benjamin Harrison (R) 145 5,176,108
  James B. Weaver (P) 22 1,027,329
  John Bedwell (Prohibition) 0 270,770