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William A. Wheeler

19th Vice-President of the United States


Full Name: William Almon Wheeler

Born: June 30, 1819

Birthplace: Malone, New York

Father: Almon Wheeler (1789-1827)

Mother: Eliza H. Wheeler (1794-1858)

Wife: Mary King Wheeler (1828-1876)

Married: ?

Religious Preference: Unknown

Previous Experience: Lawyer, U.S. Representative

Political Party: Republican

Age at Inauguration: 57

Term of Office: March 4, 1877 - March 4, 1881

President Served Under: Rutherford B. Hayes

Died: June 4, 1887

Age at Death: 67

Place of Burial: Malone, New York

Vice-President at Time of Death: ----