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James S. Sherman

27th Vice-President of the United States


Full Name: James Schoolcraft Sherman

Born: October 24, 1855

Birthplace: Utica, New York

Father: Richard U. Sherman (1819-1895)

Mother: Mary Sherman (1822-1896)

Wife: Carrie Babcock Sherman (1856-1931)

Married: January 26, 1881

Religious Preference: Unknown

Previous Experience: Lawyer, U.S. Representative

Political Party: Republican

Age at Inauguration: 53

Term of Office: March 4, 1909 - October 30, 1912

President Served Under: William H. Taft

Died: October 30, 1912

Age at Death: 57

Place of Burial: Utica, New York

Vice-President at Time of Death: Died in Office