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Thomas A. Hendricks

21st Vice-President of the United States


Full Name: Thomas Andrews Hendricks

Born: September 7, 1819

Birthplace: East Fultonham, Ohio

Father: John Hendricks (1792-1866)

Mother: Jane Hendricks (1793-1874)

Wife: Eliza C. Hendricks (1823-1903)

Married: September 26, 1845

Religious Preference: Unknown

Previous Experience: Lawyer, U.S. Representative, U.S. Senate, Governor of Indiana

Political Party: Democratic

Age at Inauguration: 65

Term of Office: March 4, 1885 - November 25, 1885

President Served Under: Grover Cleveland

Died: November 25, 1885

Age at Death: 66

Place of Burial: Indianapolis, Indiana

Vice-President at Time of Death: Died in Office