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Garret A. Hobart

24th Vice-President of the United States


Full Name: Garret Augustus Hobart

Born: June 3, 1844

Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey

Father: Addison W. Hobart (1819-1892)

Mother: Sophia Vanderveer Hobart (1819-1881)

Wife: Esther J. Hobart (1849-1941)

Married: July 21, 1869

Religious Preference: Unknown

Previous Experience: Lawyer

Political Party: Republican

Age at Inauguration: 52

Term of Office: March 4, 1897 - November 21, 1899

President Served Under: William McKinley

Died: November 21, 1899

Age at Death: 55

Place of Burial: Paterson, New Jersey

Vice-President at Time of Death: Died in Office